Mark Eaton C

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jan 24, 1957 (Passed away May 29, 2021, aged 64)

Birthplace/Hometown: Westminster, California

Nationality: United States

Height: 7-4 (224cm)     Weight: 275 (125kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (May 29, 2021)

Draft Entry: 1979 NBA Draft, 1982 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 5, Pick 19, Phoenix Suns (1979);
Round 4, Pick 3, Utah Jazz (1982)

Pre-Draft Team: UCLA (Fr)

High School: Westminster High School [Westminster, California]

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NBA

12 Years Of Service - 2x DPOY, 3x All-NBA Defensive 1st, All-Star, #53 retired by UTH

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1982-83 UTH 81 32 18.9 4.33 1.80 4.36 .414 0.00 0.01 .000 0.73 1.11 .656 1.06 4.64 5.70 1.38 0.30 3.40 1.73 3.17
1983-84 UTH 82 78 26.1 5.62 2.37 5.07 .466 0.00 0.01 .000 0.89 1.50 .593 1.80 5.45 7.26 1.38 0.30 4.28 1.20 3.70
1984-85 UTH 82 82 34.3 9.68 3.68 8.21 .449 0.00 0.00 .000 2.32 3.26 .712 2.52 8.78 11.30 1.51 0.44 5.56 2.51 3.80
1985-86 UTH 80 80 31.8 8.45 3.46 7.36 .470 0.00 0.00 .000 1.52 2.52 .604 2.15 6.29 8.44 1.26 0.42 4.61 1.95 3.52
1986-87 UTH 79 79 31.7 7.70 2.96 7.41 .400 0.00 0.00 .000 1.77 2.70 .657 2.67 6.15 8.82 1.33 0.54 4.06 1.80 3.46
1987-88 UTH 82 82 33.3 6.96 2.76 6.60 .418 0.00 0.00 .000 1.45 2.33 .623 2.80 5.94 8.74 0.67 0.50 3.71 1.60 3.90
1988-89 UTH 82 82 35.5 6.20 2.29 4.96 .462 0.00 0.00 .000 1.61 2.44 .660 2.77 7.51 10.28 1.01 0.49 3.84 1.73 3.54
1989-90 UTH 82 82 27.8 4.82 1.93 3.66 .527 0.00 0.00 .000 0.96 1.44 .669 2.09 5.24 7.33 0.48 0.40 2.45 0.91 2.90
1990-91 UTH 80 80 32.3 5.11 2.11 3.65 .579 0.00 0.00 .000 0.89 1.40 .634 2.27 6.06 8.34 0.64 0.49 2.35 1.24 3.73
1991-92 UTH 81 81 25.0 3.28 1.32 2.96 .446 0.00 0.00 .000 0.64 1.07 .598 1.85 4.21 6.06 0.49 0.44 2.53 0.74 2.95
1992-93 UTH 64 57 17.3 2.77 1.11 2.03 .546 0.00 0.00 .000 0.55 0.78 .700 1.14 2.98 4.12 0.27 0.28 1.23 0.67 2.23
CAREER   875 815 28.8 5.96 2.37 5.17 .458 0.00 0.00 .000 1.23 1.89 .649 2.12 5.81 7.93 0.96 0.42 3.50 1.48 3.38

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NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1982-83 UTH 81 32 1,528 351 146 353 .414 0 1 .000 59 90 .656 86 376 462 112 24 275 140 257
1983-84 UTH 82 78 2,139 461 194 416 .466 0 1 .000 73 123 .593 148 447 595 113 25 351 98 303
1984-85 UTH 82 82 2,813 794 302 673 .449 0 0 .000 190 267 .712 207 720 927 124 36 456 206 312
1985-86 UTH 80 80 2,542 676 277 589 .470 0 0 .000 122 202 .604 172 503 675 101 34 369 156 282
1986-87 UTH 79 79 2,505 608 234 585 .400 0 0 .000 140 213 .657 211 486 697 105 43 321 142 273
1987-88 UTH 82 82 2,731 571 226 541 .418 0 0 .000 119 191 .623 230 487 717 55 41 304 131 320
1988-89 UTH 82 82 2,914 508 188 407 .462 0 0 .000 132 200 .660 227 616 843 83 40 315 142 290
1989-90 UTH 82 82 2,281 395 158 300 .527 0 0 .000 79 118 .669 171 430 601 39 33 201 75 238
1990-91 UTH 80 80 2,580 409 169 292 .579 0 0 .000 71 112 .634 182 485 667 51 39 188 99 298
1991-92 UTH 81 81 2,023 266 107 240 .446 0 0 .000 52 87 .598 150 341 491 40 36 205 60 239
1992-93 UTH 64 57 1,104 177 71 130 .546 0 0 .000 35 50 .700 73 191 264 17 18 79 43 143
CAREER   875 815 25,160 5,216 2,072 4,526 .458 0 2 .000 1,072 1,653 .649 1,857 5,082 6,939 840 369 3,064 1,292 2,955

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NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1982-83 UTH 81 32 6 0 0 0 0 0 .073 0.80 0.17 0.25 30 51 .370 -2.10 2.90 0.80
1983-84 UTH 82 78 5 0 0 0 0 0 .085 1.15 0.26 0.30 45 37 .549 0.20 3.50 3.70
1984-85 UTH 82 82 37 0 0 2 0 0 .122 0.60 0.17 0.40 41 41 .500 -1.30 6.70 5.40
1985-86 UTH 80 80 18 0 0 0 0 0 .112 0.65 0.22 0.34 41 39 .513 -0.90 4.81 3.91
1986-87 UTH 79 79 15 1 0 1 0 0 .101 0.74 0.30 0.36 42 37 .532 -1.51 5.14 3.63
1987-88 UTH 82 82 9 0 0 1 0 0 .081 0.42 0.31 0.35 47 35 .573 -1.17 5.13 3.96
1988-89 UTH 82 82 12 0 0 2 0 0 .085 0.58 0.28 0.49 51 31 .622 -0.02 6.31 6.29
1989-90 UTH 82 82 5 0 0 0 0 0 .059 0.52 0.44 0.39 55 27 .671 1.35 3.81 5.15
1990-91 UTH 80 80 4 0 0 0 0 0 .070 0.52 0.39 0.38 53 27 .663 1.16 4.25 5.42
1991-92 UTH 81 81 1 0 0 0 0 0 .044 0.67 0.60 0.36 55 26 .679 0.33 3.35 3.68
1992-93 UTH 64 57 0 0 0 0 0 0 .034 0.40 0.42 0.38 34 30 .531 0.37 1.38 1.75
CAREER   875 815 112 1 0 6 0 0 .080 0.65 0.29 0.37 494 381 .565 -3.59 47.29 43.69

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NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1982-83 UTH 81 32 .447 .414 5.91 24.37 15.41 9.20 26.29 0.70 9.20 13.64 106.92 -4.11 0.99 80.9 97.5 11.02
1983-84 UTH 82 78 .490 .466 7.70 20.77 14.60 6.44 17.25 0.53 8.47 10.57 105.98 -1.02 1.11 100.5 102.6 12.35
1984-85 UTH 82 82 .502 .449 7.80 25.84 17.04 5.70 20.67 0.58 8.74 14.07 116.03 -4.26 1.18 93.9 96.4 13.54
1985-86 UTH 80 80 .499 .470 7.49 21.12 14.43 5.19 18.71 0.62 8.10 13.29 107.42 -3.45 1.15 94.6 100.4 12.18
1986-87 UTH 79 79 .448 .400 8.68 20.35 14.46 5.33 17.30 0.80 7.35 13.01 105.73 -2.81 1.04 92.4 100.1 11.10
1987-88 UTH 82 82 .457 .418 9.46 18.34 14.10 2.51 17.33 0.72 6.44 11.35 104.08 -3.39 1.06 93.6 101.3 9.54
1988-89 UTH 82 82 .513 .462 9.37 21.76 16.05 3.84 22.29 0.68 6.50 9.28 112.19 -3.06 1.25 99.3 98.7 10.70
1989-90 UTH 82 82 .561 .527 9.40 20.76 15.45 2.22 17.57 0.73 5.47 8.19 119.62 -2.20 1.32 111.2 103.3 10.53
1990-91 UTH 80 80 .599 .579 8.90 20.80 15.24 2.64 22.49 0.77 4.54 7.59 121.27 -2.59 1.40 108.8 103.2 9.50
1991-92 UTH 81 81 .478 .446 8.84 18.16 13.74 2.48 17.74 0.90 6.21 7.23 104.35 -1.67 1.11 103.4 103.4 9.04
1992-93 UTH 64 57 .582 .546 7.79 19.33 13.71 1.97 22.05 0.82 4.64 7.66 124.62 -2.89 1.36 106.7 106.7 8.75
CAREER   875 815 .496 .458 8.39 21.18 15.05 4.28 19.74 0.70 7.01 10.78 110.63 -2.88 1.15 97.0 101.0 10.94

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NBA Transactions

Jun 25, 1979 - The Phoenix Suns selected Mark Eaton in Round 5 with Pick 19 in the 1979 NBA Draft.
Jun 29, 1982 - The Utah Jazz selected Mark Eaton in Round 4 with Pick 3 in the 1982 NBA Draft.
Aug 26, 1982 - Mark Eaton signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz.
Jul 1, 1985 - Mark Eaton, previously with the Utah Jazz, became a free agent.
Sep 27, 1985 - Mark Eaton signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz.
Jul 1, 1989 - Mark Eaton, previously with the Utah Jazz, became a free agent.
Sep 15, 1989 - Mark Eaton signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz.
Jun 28, 1994 - Mark Eaton retired from professional basketball.
Jul 1, 1994 - Mark Eaton, previously with the Utah Jazz, became a free agent.
Sep 29, 1995 - The Utah Jazz renounced their free-agent exception rights to Mark Eaton.
May 29, 2021 - Mark Eaton passed away. He was 64 years old at the time of his death.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Defensive Player Of The Year - 1985, 1989
All-NBA Defensive First Team - 1985, 1986, 1989
All-NBA Defensive Second Team - 1987, 1988

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1983-84 UTH 11 0 23.1 4.55 1.91 3.73 .512 0.00 0.00 .000 0.73 1.55 .471 1.73 5.18 6.91 0.82 0.45 3.09 1.45 3.00
1984-85 UTH 5 5 31.6 5.80 2.40 6.80 .353 0.00 0.00 .000 1.00 1.40 .714 2.20 6.80 9.00 1.00 0.80 5.80 2.40 3.80
1985-86 UTH 4 4 39.3 14.50 7.00 14.25 .491 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 0.75 .667 3.25 5.75 9.00 2.50 0.25 4.50 1.00 3.00
1986-87 UTH 5 5 38.6 10.80 3.80 8.20 .463 0.00 0.00 .000 3.20 5.00 .640 3.20 7.80 11.00 0.60 0.20 4.20 0.80 3.60
1987-88 UTH 11 11 41.9 7.73 2.82 5.91 .477 0.00 0.00 .000 2.09 3.27 .639 2.55 6.82 9.36 1.18 1.09 3.09 1.27 4.36
1988-89 UTH 3 3 33.0 8.33 2.67 5.67 .471 0.00 0.00 .000 3.00 3.67 .818 3.67 7.33 11.00 0.33 0.33 0.67 2.33 2.00
1989-90 UTH 5 5 25.6 3.80 1.80 3.40 .529 0.00 0.00 .000 0.20 1.00 .200 1.60 4.40 6.00 0.00 0.60 2.80 0.80 3.40
1990-91 UTH 9 9 28.3 4.33 1.78 3.44 .516 0.00 0.00 .000 0.78 1.33 .583 1.89 4.33 6.22 0.56 0.11 1.44 0.78 4.56
1991-92 UTH 16 16 30.0 4.56 1.62 2.88 .565 0.00 0.00 .000 1.31 1.69 .778 1.88 3.75 5.62 0.25 0.44 2.25 0.69 2.94
1992-93 UTH 5 5 23.4 4.40 2.00 3.80 .526 0.00 0.00 .000 0.40 0.80 .500 3.20 3.40 6.60 0.40 0.00 1.80 0.40 1.80
CAREER   74 63 31.1 6.14 2.43 4.97 .489 0.00 0.00 .000 1.27 1.99 .639 2.28 5.24 7.53 0.70 0.47 2.84 1.09 3.38

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1983-84 UTH 11 0 254 50 21 41 .512 0 0 .000 8 17 .471 19 57 76 9 5 34 16 33
1984-85 UTH 5 5 158 29 12 34 .353 0 0 .000 5 7 .714 11 34 45 5 4 29 12 19
1985-86 UTH 4 4 157 58 28 57 .491 0 0 .000 2 3 .667 13 23 36 10 1 18 4 12
1986-87 UTH 5 5 193 54 19 41 .463 0 0 .000 16 25 .640 16 39 55 3 1 21 4 18
1987-88 UTH 11 11 461 85 31 65 .477 0 0 .000 23 36 .639 28 75 103 13 12 34 14 48
1988-89 UTH 3 3 99 25 8 17 .471 0 0 .000 9 11 .818 11 22 33 1 1 2 7 6
1989-90 UTH 5 5 128 19 9 17 .529 0 0 .000 1 5 .200 8 22 30 0 3 14 4 17
1990-91 UTH 9 9 255 39 16 31 .516 0 0 .000 7 12 .583 17 39 56 5 1 13 7 41
1991-92 UTH 16 16 480 73 26 46 .565 0 0 .000 21 27 .778 30 60 90 4 7 36 11 47
1992-93 UTH 5 5 117 22 10 19 .526 0 0 .000 2 4 .500 16 17 33 2 0 9 2 9
CAREER   74 63 2,302 454 180 368 .489 0 0 .000 94 147 .639 169 388 557 52 35 210 81 250

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1983-84 UTH 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .066 0.56 0.31 0.41 5 6 .455 -0.10 0.40 0.30
1984-85 UTH 5 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .043 0.42 0.33 0.21 3 2 .600 -0.30 0.40 0.10
1985-86 UTH 4 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 .220 2.50 0.25 0.05 1 3 .250 0.14 0.17 0.31
1986-87 UTH 5 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .117 0.75 0.25 0.61 2 3 .400 0.18 0.39 0.57
1987-88 UTH 11 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 .104 0.93 0.86 0.55 6 5 .545 0.15 0.80 0.95
1988-89 UTH 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .078 0.14 0.14 0.65 0 3 .000 0.02 0.07 0.09
1989-90 UTH 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .045 0.00 0.75 0.29 2 3 .400 -0.04 0.21 0.17
1990-91 UTH 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 .061 0.71 0.14 0.39 4 5 .444 0.08 0.38 0.46
1991-92 UTH 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 .051 0.36 0.64 0.59 9 7 .563 0.45 0.49 0.93
1992-93 UTH 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .071 1.00 0.00 0.21 2 3 .400 0.17 0.16 0.33
CAREER   74 63 8 0 0 0 0 0 .076 0.64 0.43 0.40 34 40 .459 0.75 3.46 4.22

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1983-84 UTH 11 0 .516 .512 8.56 24.26 16.63 4.62 24.81 0.94 7.43 10.49 98.28 -3.98 1.22 93.8 103.6 11.61
1984-85 UTH 5 5 .391 .353 7.01 19.99 13.76 4.23 24.45 1.14 9.36 12.31 106.72 -5.28 0.85 75.2 99.1 9.81
1985-86 UTH 4 4 .497 .491 8.41 16.94 12.40 8.81 6.42 0.33 7.08 17.29 115.79 1.85 1.02 111.0 110.7 17.47
1986-87 UTH 5 5 .519 .463 9.66 23.66 16.64 2.27 7.14 0.26 6.64 12.32 110.34 -1.09 1.32 116.4 104.4 14.90
1987-88 UTH 11 11 .526 .477 7.51 17.49 12.85 3.85 14.76 1.34 4.35 9.08 111.58 -1.21 1.31 107.5 105.7 10.52
1988-89 UTH 3 3 .572 .471 11.03 23.70 17.14 1.41 24.27 0.49 1.25 11.55 128.88 -6.46 1.47 104.9 114.0 11.36
1989-90 UTH 5 5 .495 .529 6.73 20.94 13.39 - 17.24 1.20 7.59 7.81 72.94 -3.23 1.12 94.0 105.0 9.34
1990-91 UTH 9 9 .537 .516 8.09 16.60 12.58 2.66 16.17 0.20 3.33 7.50 109.95 -1.47 1.26 109.0 108.1 6.93
1991-92 UTH 16 16 .631 .565 8.04 15.26 11.75 1.17 15.97 0.78 5.14 6.57 134.30 -1.86 1.59 124.7 112.6 9.98
1992-93 UTH 5 5 .530 .526 15.70 16.77 16.23 2.74 8.79 - 5.09 9.23 102.63 -0.65 1.16 122.4 106.8 14.41
CAREER   74 63 .525 .489 8.46 18.61 13.64 3.11 15.77 0.76 5.56 9.64 112.86 -2.10 1.23 106.4 107.0 11.14

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1989

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1989 West 1 0 9 0 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 5 5 0 0 2 0 1
TOTAL   1 0 9 0 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 5 5 0 0 2 0 1
AVERAGES   1 0 9.0 0.00 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 5.00 5.00 0.00 0.00 2.00 0.00 1.00

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NCAA

College: UCLA (1982)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1976-77 DNP RS-Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1977-78 DNP RS-Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1978-79 Cypress College Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1979-80 Cypress College So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1980-81 UCLA Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1981-82 UCLA Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -