Norm Van Lier PG

Current Team: N/A

Born: Apr 1, 1947 (Passed away Feb 26, 2009, aged 61)

Birthplace: East Liverpool, Ohio (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-1 (185cm)     Weight: 173 (78kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Feb 26, 2009)

Draft Entry: 1969 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 3, Pick 5, Chicago Bulls

Pre-Draft Team: St. Francis (PA) (Sr)

High School: Midland High School [Midland, Pennsylvania]

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NBA

10 Years Of Service - 3x All-NBA Defensive 1st, 3x 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
1969-70 CIN 81 - 35.7 3.73 9.25 .403 - - - 2.05 2.77 .741 - - 5.05 6.17 - - 4.06 - 9.51
1970-71 CIN 82 - 40.5 5.83 13.88 .420 - - - 4.38 5.37 .816 - - 7.11 10.15 - - 4.18 - 16.04
1971-72 * All Teams 79 - 30.6 4.23 9.63 .439 - - - 3.00 3.80 .790 - - 4.52 6.86 - - 3.03 - 11.46
1971-72 * CHI 69 - 31.0 4.43 9.72 .456 - - - 3.19 4.03 .791 - - 4.33 7.12 - - 3.00 - 12.06
1971-72 * CIN 10 - 27.5 2.80 9.00 .311 - - - 1.70 2.20 .773 - - 5.80 5.10 - - 3.20 - 7.30
1972-73 CHI 80 - 36.0 5.92 13.30 .445 - - - 2.08 2.64 .787 - - 5.47 7.09 - - 3.36 - 13.93
1973-74 CHI 80 - 35.8 5.34 13.14 .406 - - - 3.60 4.62 .778 1.43 3.29 4.71 6.85 2.02 0.09 3.52 - 14.28
1974-75 CHI 70 - 37.0 5.81 13.86 .420 - - - 3.37 4.26 .792 1.23 3.46 4.69 5.76 1.99 0.20 3.51 - 15.00
1975-76 CHI 76 - 39.8 4.75 12.99 .366 - - - 3.09 4.20 .737 1.82 3.58 5.39 6.58 1.97 0.34 3.92 - 12.59
1976-77 CHI 82 - 37.8 3.66 8.89 .412 - - - 2.90 3.73 .778 1.32 3.20 4.51 7.76 1.57 0.20 3.27 - 10.22
1977-78 CHI 78 - 32.4 2.56 6.12 .419 - - - 2.21 2.94 .751 1.10 2.54 3.64 6.81 1.85 0.06 3.58 2.56 7.33
1978-79 MIL 38 - 14.6 0.79 2.03 .390 - - - 1.24 1.37 .904 0.21 0.84 1.05 4.16 1.13 0.08 2.84 1.29 2.82
CAREER   746 - 35.1 4.44 10.73 .414 - - - 2.87 3.68 .780 1.27 2.99 4.82 6.99 1.81 0.17 3.57 2.15 11.76

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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
1969-70 CIN 81 - 2895 302 749 .403 - - - 166 224 .741 - - 409 500 - - 329 - 770
1970-71 CIN 82 - 3324 478 1138 .420 - - - 359 440 .816 - - 583 832 - - 343 - 1315
1971-72 * All Teams 79 - 2415 334 761 .439 - - - 237 300 .790 - - 357 542 - - 239 - 905
1971-72 * CHI 69 - 2140 306 671 .456 - - - 220 278 .791 - - 299 491 - - 207 - 832
1971-72 * CIN 10 - 275 28 90 .311 - - - 17 22 .773 - - 58 51 - - 32 - 73
1972-73 CHI 80 - 2882 474 1064 .445 - - - 166 211 .787 - - 438 567 - - 269 - 1114
1973-74 CHI 80 - 2863 427 1051 .406 - - - 288 370 .778 114 263 377 548 162 7 282 - 1142
1974-75 CHI 70 - 2590 407 970 .420 - - - 236 298 .792 86 242 328 403 139 14 246 - 1050
1975-76 CHI 76 - 3026 361 987 .366 - - - 235 319 .737 138 272 410 500 150 26 298 - 957
1976-77 CHI 82 - 3097 300 729 .412 - - - 238 306 .778 108 262 370 636 129 16 268 - 838
1977-78 CHI 78 - 2524 200 477 .419 - - - 172 229 .751 86 198 284 531 144 5 279 200 572
1978-79 MIL 38 - 555 30 77 .390 - - - 47 52 .904 8 32 40 158 43 3 108 49 107
CAREER   746 - 26171 3313 8003 .414 - - - 2144 2749 .780 540 1269 3596 5217 767 71 2661 249 8770

☆ All-Star Season

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
1969-70 CIN 81 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 - - 0.30 35 46 .432 -0.40 2.50 2.10
1970-71 CIN 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .344 - - 0.39 33 49 .402 3.00 3.00 6.00
1971-72 * All Teams 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 - - 0.39 53 26 .671 - - -
1971-72 * CHI 69 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225 - - 0.41 50 19 .725 3.10 4.90 8.10
1971-72 * CIN 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .023 - - 0.24 3 7 .300 -0.50 0.10 -0.40
1972-73 CHI 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 - - 0.20 49 31 .613 2.00 5.70 7.70
1973-74 CHI 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 - - 0.35 53 27 .662 0.80 4.40 5.20
1974-75 CHI 70 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .256 - - 0.31 42 28 .600 1.80 3.80 5.60
1975-76 CHI 76 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 - - 0.32 24 52 .316 -0.20 3.30 3.20
1976-77 CHI 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 - - 0.42 44 38 .537 1.90 3.60 5.50
1977-78 CHI 78 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 2.65 0.72 0.48 37 41 .474 1.80 2.00 3.80
1978-79 MIL 38 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .048 3.22 0.88 0.68 16 22 .421 0.50 0.60 1.10
CAREER   746 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .224 2.77 0.75 0.34 386 360 .517 11.20 28.90 40.20

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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
1969-70 CIN 81 - .454 .403 - - - 20.48 - - - - 114.43 - 1.03 - - 9.80
1970-71 CIN 82 - .494 .420 - - - 30.69 - - - - 123.59 - 1.16 - - 16.53
1971-72 * All Teams 79 - .507 .439 - - - 29.80 - - - - 122.89 - 1.19 - - 16.12
1971-72 * CHI 69 - .524 .456 - - - 30.53 - - - - 124.74 - 1.24 - - 16.95
1971-72 * CIN 10 - .366 .311 - - - 24.12 - - - - 108.38 - 0.81 - - 10.15
1972-73 CHI 80 - .481 .445 - - - 27.55 - - - - 123.22 - 1.05 - - 15.89
1973-74 CHI 80 - .470 .406 4.06 9.69 6.83 28.02 - 2.60 0.13 - 118.47 - 1.09 - 93.9 15.50
1974-75 CHI 70 - .477 .420 3.52 9.79 6.67 24.34 - 2.57 0.30 - 121.15 - 1.08 - 94.4 15.52
1975-76 CHI 76 - .424 .366 4.31 9.73 6.84 24.82 - 2.37 0.49 - 110.24 - 0.97 - 97.6 12.99
1976-77 CHI 82 - .485 .412 3.59 8.91 6.22 28.39 - 1.98 0.29 - 118.93 - 1.15 - 98.7 13.37
1977-78 CHI 78 - .495 .419 3.72 8.51 6.13 27.55 25.71 2.69 0.11 12.43 117.04 6.42 1.20 100.5 102.9 11.71
1978-79 MIL 38 - .536 .390 1.59 6.37 3.98 30.67 32.91 3.49 0.29 10.42 129.35 10.08 1.39 105.6 103.2 11.06
CAREER   746 - .476 .414 3.83 9.27 6.51 26.68 26.87 2.45 0.27 11.91 119.39 8.04 1.10 101.5 98.7 14.10

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NBA Transactions

Apr 6, 1969 - The Chicago Bulls selected Norm Van Lier in Round 3 with Pick 5 in the 1969 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1969 - Norm Van Lier signed a multi-year contract with the Chicago Bulls.
Oct 12, 1969 - Norm Van Lier was acquired by the Cincinnati Royals from the Chicago Bulls in a trade.
May 4, 1971 - Norm Van Lier signed a multi-year contract with the Cincinnati Royals.
Jul 1, 1971 - Norm Van Lier, previously with the Cincinnati Royals, became a free agent.
Nov 9, 1971 - Norm Van Lier was acquired by the Chicago Bulls from the Cincinnati Royals in a trade.
Oct 11, 1978 - The Chicago Bulls placed the contract of Norm Van Lier on waivers.
Oct 13, 1978 - Norm Van Lier, previously with the Chicago Bulls, became a free agent.
Oct 26, 1978 - Norm Van Lier signed a contract with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Jan 22, 1979 - The Milwaukee Bucks placed the contract of Norm Van Lier on waivers.
Jan 24, 1979 - Norm Van Lier, previously with the Milwaukee Bucks, became a free agent.
Feb 26, 2009 - Norm Van Lier passed away. He was 61 years old at the time of his death.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA Second Team - 1974
All-NBA Defensive First Team - 1974, 1976, 1977
All-NBA Defensive Second Team - 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1978

* 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
1971-72 CHI 4 - 36.0 5.50 13.25 .415 - - - 3.00 3.50 .857 - - 6.25 8.25 - - 3.75 - 14.00
1972-73 CHI 7 - 36.9 6.43 18.43 .349 - - - 1.57 2.14 .733 - - 5.29 5.14 - - 4.57 - 14.43
1973-74 CHI 11 - 42.4 5.55 13.09 .424 - - - 3.55 4.27 .830 1.00 3.27 4.27 6.82 1.55 0.27 3.73 - 14.64
1974-75 CHI 13 - 42.1 5.15 12.62 .409 - - - 4.77 6.38 .747 1.38 3.77 5.15 4.69 1.54 0.38 4.00 - 15.08
1976-77 CHI 3 - 44.7 1.00 6.33 .158 - - - 3.33 4.00 .833 1.67 3.33 5.00 9.67 3.33 0.33 4.67 - 5.33
CAREER   38 - 40.8 5.21 13.39 .389 - - - 3.53 4.50 .784 1.26 3.52 5.03 6.16 1.74 0.33 4.05 - 13.95

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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
1971-72 CHI 4 - 144 22 53 .415 - - - 12 14 .857 - - 25 33 - - 15 - 56
1972-73 CHI 7 - 258 45 129 .349 - - - 11 15 .733 - - 37 36 - - 32 - 101
1973-74 CHI 11 - 466 61 144 .424 - - - 39 47 .830 11 36 47 75 17 3 41 - 161
1974-75 CHI 13 - 547 67 164 .409 - - - 62 83 .747 18 49 67 61 20 5 52 - 196
1976-77 CHI 3 - 134 3 19 .158 - - - 10 12 .833 5 10 15 29 10 1 14 - 16
CAREER   38 - 1549 198 509 .389 - - - 134 171 .784 34 95 191 234 47 9 154 - 530

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
1971-72 CHI 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327 - - 0.26 0 4 .000 0.10 0.10 0.20
1972-73 CHI 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 - - 0.12 3 4 .429 -0.70 0.50 -0.20
1973-74 CHI 11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329 - - 0.33 4 7 .364 0.50 - 0.50
1974-75 CHI 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 - - 0.51 7 6 .538 0.40 0.70 1.10
1976-77 CHI 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 - - 0.63 1 2 .333 -0.30 0.20 -0.10
CAREER   38 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 - - 0.34 15 23 .395 - 1.50 1.50

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
1971-72 CHI 4 - .473 .415 - - - 31.73 - - - - 127.22 - 1.06 - - 16.29
1972-73 CHI 7 - .372 .349 - - - 21.29 - - - - 108.22 - 0.78 - - 10.07
1973-74 CHI 11 - .489 .424 2.25 9.23 5.34 24.64 - 1.80 0.36 - 125.34 - 1.12 - 104.0 14.13
1974-75 CHI 13 - .489 .409 3.38 9.41 6.36 17.54 - 1.79 0.52 - 115.55 - 1.20 - 95.6 13.52
1976-77 CHI 3 - .329 .158 4.20 9.77 6.77 30.32 - 3.44 0.43 - 99.12 - 0.84 - 97.7 10.10
CAREER   38 - .454 .389 2.98 9.36 5.98 22.83 - 2.00 0.45 - 117.26 - 1.04 - 99.2 13.09

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1977
Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1974, 1976

* 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
1974 West 1 - 9 0 0 .000 - - - 0 0 .000 1 0 1 2 1 0 1 - 0
1976 West 1 - 14 1 4 .250 - - - 1 2 .500 1 0 1 0 1 1 2 - 3
1977 West 1 - 14 1 3 .333 - - - 0 0 .000 0 1 1 1 0 0 2 - 2
TOTAL   3 - 37 2 7 .286 - - - 1 2 .500 2 1 3 3 2 1 5 - 5
AVERAGES   3 - 12.3 0.67 2.33 .286 - - - 0.33 0.67 .500 0.67 0.33 1.00 1.00 0.67 0.33 1.67 - 1.67

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NCAA

College: St. Francis (PA) (1969)

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
1965-66 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1966-67 St. Francis (PA) So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1967-68 St. Francis (PA) Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1968-69 St. Francis (PA) Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -