Micheal Ray Richardson PG

Current Team: N/A

Born: Apr 11, 1955 (63 years old)

Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-5 (196cm)     Weight: 189 (86kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1978 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 4, New York Knicks

Pre-Draft Team: Montana (Sr)

High School: Manual High School [Denver, Colorado]

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NBA

8 Years Of Service - 2x All-NBA Defensive 1st, 4x All-Star

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1978-79 NYK 72 - 16.9 2.78 6.71 .414 - - - 0.96 1.78 .539 1.08 2.15 3.24 2.96 1.39 0.25 2.61 1.96 6.51
1979-80 NYK 82 - 37.3 6.12 12.96 .472 0.33 1.34 .245 2.72 4.12 .660 1.84 4.73 6.57 10.15 3.23 0.43 3.17 4.38 15.29
1980-81 NYK 79 - 40.2 6.62 14.13 .469 0.29 1.29 .225 2.84 4.28 .663 2.19 4.71 6.90 7.94 2.94 0.44 3.27 3.82 16.37
1981-82 NYK 82 79 37.1 7.55 16.38 .461 0.23 1.23 .188 2.59 3.70 .700 2.16 4.73 6.89 6.98 2.60 0.50 3.87 3.55 17.91
1982-83 * All Teams 64 51 32.4 5.41 12.73 .425 0.12 0.80 .157 1.66 2.55 .650 1.77 2.84 4.61 6.75 2.84 0.38 3.75 3.81 12.59
1982-83 * GOS 33 25 32.5 5.33 12.94 .412 0.12 0.94 .129 1.67 2.64 .632 1.36 3.03 4.39 7.42 3.06 0.27 3.76 4.15 12.45
1982-83 * NJN 31 26 32.3 5.48 12.52 .438 0.13 0.65 .200 1.65 2.45 .671 2.19 2.65 4.84 6.03 2.61 0.48 3.74 3.45 12.74
1983-84 NJN 48 25 26.8 5.06 11.00 .460 0.29 1.21 .241 1.58 2.25 .704 1.17 2.42 3.58 4.46 2.15 0.42 3.25 2.46 12.00
1984-85 NJN 82 82 38.1 8.41 17.93 .469 0.35 1.40 .252 2.93 3.82 .767 1.90 3.67 5.57 8.16 2.96 0.27 3.38 3.04 20.11
1985-86 NJN 47 39 34.1 6.30 14.06 .448 0.09 0.57 .148 3.00 3.81 .788 1.64 3.68 5.32 7.23 2.66 0.23 3.47 3.19 15.68
CAREER   556 276 33.4 6.15 13.45 .457 0.26 1.17 .220 2.32 3.36 .690 1.76 3.73 5.50 7.01 2.63 0.37 3.34 3.33 14.84

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NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1978-79 NYK 72 - 1218 200 483 .414 - - - 69 128 .539 78 155 233 213 100 18 188 141 469
1979-80 NYK 82 - 3060 502 1063 .472 27 110 .245 223 338 .660 151 388 539 832 265 35 260 359 1254
1980-81 NYK 79 - 3175 523 1116 .469 23 102 .225 224 338 .663 173 372 545 627 232 35 258 302 1293
1981-82 NYK 82 79 3044 619 1343 .461 19 101 .188 212 303 .700 177 388 565 572 213 41 317 291 1469
1982-83 * All Teams 64 51 2076 346 815 .425 8 51 .157 106 163 .650 113 182 295 432 182 24 240 244 806
1982-83 * GOS 33 25 1074 176 427 .412 4 31 .129 55 87 .632 45 100 145 245 101 9 124 137 411
1982-83 * NJN 31 26 1002 170 388 .438 4 20 .200 51 76 .671 68 82 150 187 81 15 116 107 395
1983-84 NJN 48 25 1285 243 528 .460 14 58 .241 76 108 .704 56 116 172 214 103 20 156 118 576
1984-85 NJN 82 82 3127 690 1470 .469 29 115 .252 240 313 .767 156 301 457 669 243 22 277 249 1649
1985-86 NJN 47 39 1604 296 661 .448 4 27 .148 141 179 .788 77 173 250 340 125 11 163 150 737
CAREER   556 276 18589 3419 7479 .457 124 564 .220 1291 1870 .690 981 2075 3056 3899 1463 206 1859 1854 8253

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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
1978-79 NYK 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .112 1.51 0.71 0.27 28 44 .389 -1.40 1.70 0.30
1979-80 NYK 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .351 2.32 0.74 0.32 39 43 .476 2.40 3.70 6.00
1980-81 NYK 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .328 2.08 0.77 0.30 48 31 .608 2.20 4.70 6.90
1981-82 NYK 82 79 6 2 0 0 0 0 .338 1.97 0.73 0.23 33 49 .402 1.60 3.80 5.50
1982-83 * All Teams 64 51 9 0 0 0 0 0 .279 1.77 0.75 0.20 32 32 .500 - - -
1982-83 * GOS 33 25 7 0 0 0 0 0 .116 1.79 0.74 0.20 15 18 .455 -1.10 1.20 0.10
1982-83 * NJN 31 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 .102 1.75 0.76 0.20 17 14 .548 - 1.90 1.90
1983-84 NJN 48 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 .126 1.81 0.87 0.20 28 20 .583 0.30 2.10 2.40
1984-85 NJN 82 82 28 0 0 0 0 0 .373 2.69 0.98 0.21 42 40 .512 4.50 4.20 8.70
1985-86 NJN 47 39 12 1 0 0 0 0 .315 2.27 0.83 0.27 23 24 .489 0.84 2.46 3.30
CAREER   556 276 56 3 0 0 0 0 .237 2.10 0.79 0.25 273 283 .491 10.44 22.66 33.10

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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
1978-79 NYK 72 - .435 .414 6.87 13.77 10.30 22.86 20.73 3.76 0.78 21.90 95.31 0.08 0.97 87.8 101.1 12.46
1979-80 NYK 82 - .517 .485 5.32 13.95 9.59 34.11 22.86 3.91 0.62 19.74 137.75 6.19 1.18 102.6 103.9 17.91
1980-81 NYK 79 - .511 .479 6.01 13.86 9.80 27.46 19.28 3.50 0.63 20.04 135.69 3.68 1.16 102.3 101.7 17.21
1981-82 NYK 82 79 .498 .468 6.53 14.88 10.62 27.43 16.47 3.39 0.78 23.94 134.87 3.01 1.09 102.0 105.1 17.75
1982-83 * All Teams 64 51 .454 .429 5.95 9.80 7.85 28.22 21.58 4.04 0.66 21.39 123.17 2.10 0.99 92.7 100.8 13.97
1982-83 * GOS 33 25 .442 .417 4.39 10.43 7.31 30.30 22.75 4.35 0.47 22.01 117.34 2.43 0.96 89.2 103.6 13.67
1982-83 * NJN 31 26 .469 .443 7.77 9.14 8.46 25.89 20.25 3.72 0.87 20.73 130.92 1.75 1.02 96.2 97.8 14.28
1983-84 NJN 48 25 .500 .473 4.89 10.49 7.64 23.02 17.01 3.74 0.91 21.46 140.53 1.89 1.09 100.9 102.6 15.10
1984-85 NJN 82 82 .513 .479 5.42 11.16 8.19 30.47 13.41 3.69 0.41 23.98 148.83 6.37 1.12 109.0 105.2 19.82
1985-86 NJN 47 39 .498 .451 5.35 11.82 8.61 30.13 16.86 3.60 0.40 22.19 138.37 4.70 1.11 102.7 103.4 16.70
CAREER   556 276 .497 .465 5.79 12.64 9.16 28.83 18.26 3.67 0.63 21.73 136.74 3.99 1.10 101.3 102.7 16.99

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NBA Transactions

Jun 9, 1978 - The New York Knicks selected Micheal Ray Richardson in Round 1 with Pick 4 in the 1978 NBA Draft.
Sep 5, 1978 - Micheal Ray Richardson signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks.
Nov 11, 1980 - Micheal Ray Richardson signed a veteran extension with the New York Knicks.
Oct 22, 1982 - Micheal Ray Richardson was acquired by the Golden State Warriors from the New York Knicks in a trade.
Feb 7, 1983 - Micheal Ray Richardson was acquired by the New Jersey Nets from the Golden State Warriors in a trade.
Jul 1, 1985 - Micheal Ray Richardson, previously with the New Jersey Nets, became a free agent.
Sep 3, 1985 - Micheal Ray Richardson signed a multi-year contract with the New Jersey Nets.
Feb 25, 1986 - The New Jersey Nets placed the contract of Micheal Ray Richardson on waivers.
Feb 27, 1986 - Micheal Ray Richardson, previously with the New Jersey Nets, became a free agent.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Player Of The Week - 10/28/1979, 3/22/1981, 12/30/1984, 4/14/1985
All-NBA Defensive First Team - 1980, 1981
NBA & ABA Comeback Player of the Year - 1985

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1980-81 NYK 2 - 43.0 4.00 16.50 .242 0.00 2.00 .000 3.50 6.00 .583 3.00 6.50 9.50 5.50 3.50 0.00 4.00 4.00 11.50
1982-83 NJN 2 0 29.0 4.00 10.50 .381 0.00 0.50 .000 1.50 2.50 .600 1.00 3.00 4.00 2.50 2.50 0.00 1.50 2.00 9.50
1983-84 NJN 11 0 40.3 6.27 15.36 .408 0.55 2.00 .273 3.73 5.09 .732 1.82 3.09 4.91 7.18 3.09 0.36 3.64 2.73 16.82
1984-85 NJN 3 3 41.7 7.67 19.00 .404 0.00 0.67 .000 3.00 4.67 .643 1.33 4.67 6.00 11.33 1.33 0.00 4.00 2.67 18.33
CAREER   18 3 39.6 6.00 15.56 .386 0.33 1.61 .207 3.33 4.83 .690 1.78 3.72 5.50 7.17 2.78 0.22 3.50 2.78 15.67

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1980-81 NYK 2 - 86 8 33 .242 0 4 .000 7 12 .583 6 13 19 11 7 0 8 8 23
1982-83 NJN 2 0 58 8 21 .381 0 1 .000 3 5 .600 2 6 8 5 5 0 3 4 19
1983-84 NJN 11 0 443 69 169 .408 6 22 .273 41 56 .732 20 34 54 79 34 4 40 30 185
1984-85 NJN 3 3 125 23 57 .404 0 2 .000 9 14 .643 4 14 18 34 4 0 12 8 55
CAREER   18 3 712 108 280 .386 6 29 .207 60 87 .690 32 67 99 129 50 4 63 50 282

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
1980-81 NYK 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 1.38 0.88 0.36 0 2 .000 -0.30 0.20 -0.20
1982-83 NJN 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155 1.25 1.25 0.24 0 2 .000 -0.10 - -
1983-84 NJN 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .358 2.63 1.13 0.33 5 6 .455 0.30 0.90 1.20
1984-85 NJN 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 .422 4.25 0.50 0.25 0 3 .000 - - -
CAREER   18 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 .335 2.58 1.00 0.31 5 13 .278 -0.10 1.10 1.00

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
1980-81 NYK 2 - .300 .242 7.26 18.39 12.40 19.69 17.29 4.25 - 22.58 82.58 -0.83 0.70 71.2 97.7 7.77
1982-83 NJN 2 0 .409 .381 3.80 12.57 7.98 11.70 14.71 4.19 - 19.16 98.10 -1.21 0.90 88.0 110.1 10.65
1983-84 NJN 11 0 .478 .426 4.73 9.45 6.90 28.47 13.41 3.73 0.59 20.52 141.32 5.27 1.09 105.1 100.2 15.98
1984-85 NJN 3 3 .435 .404 3.39 11.60 7.54 36.10 11.24 1.46 - 22.96 104.64 11.36 0.96 99.6 116.2 14.51
CAREER   18 3 .443 .396 4.74 11.20 7.78 27.37 13.58 3.40 0.35 21.09 128.23 5.23 1.01 98.8 103.9 14.30

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection - 1980, 1981, 1982, 1985

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1980 East 1 - 13 3 7 .429 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 1 0 1 2 1 0 2 2 6
1981 East 1 - 24 5 7 .714 0 1 .000 1 2 .500 2 3 5 3 4 0 3 2 11
1982 East 1 0 20 5 10 .500 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 2 2 4 2 0 1 1 10
1985 East 1 0 13 2 8 .250 0 2 .000 1 2 .500 2 0 2 1 2 0 3 2 5
TOTAL   4 0 70 15 32 .469 0 3 .000 2 4 .500 5 5 10 10 9 0 9 7 32
AVERAGES   4 0 17.5 3.75 8.00 .469 0.00 0.75 .000 0.50 1.00 .500 1.25 1.25 2.50 2.50 2.25 0.00 2.25 1.75 8.00

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NCAA

College: Montana (1978)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1974-75 Montana Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Montana So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Montana Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1977-78 Montana Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -