Quinn Buckner G  #25

Born: Aug 20, 1954 (65 years old)

Birthplace: Phoenix, Illinois (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-3 (191cm)     Weight: 190 (86kg)

Current Team: Indiana Pacers

Job Title: Vice President of Communications & Television Broadcaster

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1976 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 7, Milwaukee Bucks

Pre-Draft Team: Indiana (Sr)

High School: Thornridge High School [Dolton, Illinois]

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NBA

10 Years Of Service

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
1976-77 MIL 79 - 26.5 3.78 8.72 .434 - - - 1.05 1.95 .539 1.15 2.19 3.34 4.71 2.43 0.27 3.68 - 8.62
1977-78 MIL 82 - 25.3 3.83 8.18 .468 - - - 1.60 2.48 .645 0.95 2.06 3.01 5.56 2.29 0.23 3.50 2.78 9.26
1978-79 MIL 81 - 21.7 3.10 6.83 .454 - - - 0.98 1.54 .632 0.70 1.89 2.59 5.78 1.93 0.21 2.77 2.57 7.17
1979-80 MIL 67 - 25.2 4.57 9.78 .467 0.03 0.07 .400 1.57 2.13 .734 1.03 2.52 3.55 5.72 2.01 0.06 3.01 2.22 10.73
1980-81 MIL 82 - 29.1 5.74 11.66 .493 0.01 0.07 .167 1.82 2.48 .734 1.07 2.56 3.63 4.68 2.40 0.04 3.30 2.88 13.32
1981-82 MIL 70 70 30.8 5.66 11.74 .482 0.06 0.21 .267 1.57 2.40 .655 1.10 2.47 3.57 4.69 2.49 0.04 3.11 2.57 12.94
1982-83 BOS 72 56 21.7 3.44 7.79 .442 0.00 0.06 .000 1.03 1.62 .632 0.86 1.74 2.60 3.82 1.50 0.07 2.71 2.21 7.92
1983-84 BOS 79 0 15.8 1.75 4.09 .427 0.00 0.08 .000 0.61 0.94 .649 0.52 1.22 1.73 2.71 1.06 0.04 2.37 1.27 4.10
1984-85 BOS 75 6 11.4 0.99 2.57 .383 0.00 0.01 .000 0.43 0.67 .640 0.35 0.81 1.16 1.97 0.84 0.03 1.89 0.89 2.40
1985-86 IND 32 3 13.1 1.53 3.25 .471 0.00 0.03 .000 0.59 0.84 .704 0.28 1.31 1.59 2.69 1.25 0.09 2.50 1.69 3.66
CAREER   687 132 23.0 3.63 7.89 .460 0.02 0.08 .189 1.18 1.80 .656 0.86 1.93 2.79 4.41 1.89 0.11 2.94 2.18 8.46

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
1976-77 MIL 79 - 2095 299 689 .434 - - - 83 154 .539 91 173 264 372 192 21 291 - 681
1977-78 MIL 82 - 2072 314 671 .468 - - - 131 203 .645 78 169 247 456 188 19 287 228 759
1978-79 MIL 81 - 1757 251 553 .454 - - - 79 125 .632 57 153 210 468 156 17 224 208 581
1979-80 MIL 67 - 1690 306 655 .467 2 5 .400 105 143 .734 69 169 238 383 135 4 202 149 719
1980-81 MIL 82 - 2384 471 956 .493 1 6 .167 149 203 .734 88 210 298 384 197 3 271 236 1092
1981-82 MIL 70 70 2156 396 822 .482 4 15 .267 110 168 .655 77 173 250 328 174 3 218 180 906
1982-83 BOS 72 56 1565 248 561 .442 0 4 .000 74 117 .632 62 125 187 275 108 5 195 159 570
1983-84 BOS 79 0 1249 138 323 .427 0 6 .000 48 74 .649 41 96 137 214 84 3 187 100 324
1984-85 BOS 75 6 858 74 193 .383 0 1 .000 32 50 .640 26 61 87 148 63 2 142 67 180
1985-86 IND 32 3 419 49 104 .471 0 1 .000 19 27 .704 9 42 51 86 40 3 80 54 117
CAREER   687 132 15826 2497 5423 .460 7 37 .189 811 1237 .656 589 1329 1918 3028 1297 77 2017 1327 5812

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
1976-77 MIL 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .183 - - 0.22 29 50 .367 -0.50 2.00 1.50
1977-78 MIL 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .203 2.00 0.82 0.30 44 38 .537 0.80 2.30 3.20
1978-79 MIL 81 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .184 2.25 0.75 0.23 36 44 .450 -0.40 2.40 2.00
1979-80 MIL 67 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .187 2.57 0.91 0.22 44 23 .657 1.70 2.70 4.40
1980-81 MIL 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 1.63 0.83 0.21 60 22 .732 1.40 4.00 5.40
1981-82 MIL 70 70 2 0 0 0 0 0 .204 1.82 0.97 0.20 47 23 .671 0.70 3.90 4.60
1982-83 BOS 72 56 2 0 0 0 0 0 .141 1.73 0.68 0.21 50 23 .685 -0.70 2.20 1.60
1983-84 BOS 79 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .097 2.14 0.84 0.23 60 18 .769 -0.60 1.90 1.30
1984-85 BOS 75 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 2.21 0.94 0.26 58 17 .773 -0.70 1.20 0.50
1985-86 IND 32 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .102 1.59 0.74 0.26 9 23 .281 -0.56 0.82 0.26
CAREER   687 132 5 0 1 0 0 0 .248 2.00 0.83 0.23 428 258 .624 1.70 22.60 24.50

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
1976-77 MIL 79 - .450 .434 4.47 8.60 6.52 22.53 - 4.07 0.51 - 97.29 - 0.99 - 99.9 13.55
1977-78 MIL 82 - .499 .468 3.90 8.78 6.29 27.52 23.07 4.01 0.47 18.08 111.33 3.60 1.13 96.0 99.9 14.27
1978-79 MIL 81 - .478 .454 3.59 9.62 6.61 31.73 25.49 4.00 0.51 18.04 108.59 5.88 1.05 93.9 101.3 13.71
1979-80 MIL 67 - .501 .469 4.57 10.55 7.65 30.25 17.19 3.73 0.13 20.37 160.14 6.33 1.10 104.5 100.8 17.22
1980-81 MIL 82 - .522 .493 4.20 9.48 6.91 21.64 18.42 3.83 0.07 21.06 139.33 0.82 1.14 101.6 100.6 15.84
1981-82 MIL 70 70 .506 .484 4.26 8.86 6.65 21.40 16.73 3.86 0.08 20.53 140.32 1.81 1.10 101.1 100.9 14.50
1982-83 BOS 72 56 .465 .442 4.29 8.52 6.42 22.61 20.61 3.19 0.18 19.32 107.45 1.54 1.02 93.0 101.8 11.69
1983-84 BOS 79 0 .456 .427 3.87 8.43 6.23 21.54 21.95 3.24 0.13 14.99 107.59 3.47 1.00 94.5 104.1 9.75
1984-85 BOS 75 6 .419 .383 3.51 7.50 5.60 20.11 23.76 3.46 0.12 13.39 102.34 3.71 0.93 90.1 105.6 7.61
1985-86 IND 32 3 .505 .471 2.33 10.56 6.51 27.72 31.79 4.48 0.41 16.44 117.49 0.79 1.12 86.8 99.9 9.78
CAREER   687 132 .487 .461 4.16 8.99 6.62 24.62 20.30 3.80 0.27 18.86 130.53 3.23 1.07 98.1 101.6 13.65

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NBA Transactions

Jun 8, 1976 - The Milwaukee Bucks selected Quinn Buckner in Round 1 with Pick 7 in the 1976 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1976 - Quinn Buckner signed a multi-year contract with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Oct 11, 1981 - Quinn Buckner signed a veteran extension with the Milwaukee Bucks.
Sep 9, 1982 - Quinn Buckner was acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Milwaukee Bucks in a trade.
Sep 3, 1985 - Quinn Buckner was acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Boston Celtics in a trade.
Jan 15, 1986 - The Indiana Pacers placed the contract of Quinn Buckner on waivers.
Jan 17, 1986 - Quinn Buckner, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA Defensive Second Team - 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982

* 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
1977-78 MIL 9 - 28.6 4.78 9.56 .500 - - - 1.67 2.56 .652 0.33 2.67 3.00 6.89 2.00 0.11 3.33 4.33 11.22
1979-80 MIL 7 - 23.6 2.57 7.57 .340 0.00 0.14 .000 1.00 1.57 .636 0.86 1.43 2.29 4.43 2.14 0.00 2.86 1.86 6.14
1980-81 MIL 7 - 26.1 3.71 8.57 .433 0.00 0.00 .000 1.57 2.29 .688 0.71 2.14 2.86 5.00 1.57 0.00 3.71 2.00 9.00
1982-83 BOS 7 0 14.0 2.29 5.29 .432 0.00 0.29 .000 0.00 0.29 .000 0.14 1.29 1.43 0.29 0.14 0.00 2.57 0.71 4.57
1983-84 BOS 23 0 11.7 1.39 3.43 .405 0.00 0.04 .000 0.52 0.96 .545 0.52 1.00 1.52 1.22 0.57 0.00 2.26 0.78 3.30
1984-85 BOS 15 0 5.7 0.87 1.47 .591 0.00 0.00 .000 0.33 0.53 .625 0.13 0.33 0.47 0.80 0.40 0.00 1.60 0.40 2.07
CAREER   68 0 15.5 2.18 4.96 .439 0.00 0.07 .000 0.74 1.21 .610 0.43 1.26 1.69 2.50 0.94 0.01 2.50 1.40 5.09

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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
1977-78 MIL 9 - 257 43 86 .500 - - - 15 23 .652 3 24 27 62 18 1 30 39 101
1979-80 MIL 7 - 165 18 53 .340 0 1 .000 7 11 .636 6 10 16 31 15 0 20 13 43
1980-81 MIL 7 - 183 26 60 .433 0 0 .000 11 16 .688 5 15 20 35 11 0 26 14 63
1982-83 BOS 7 0 98 16 37 .432 0 2 .000 0 2 .000 1 9 10 2 1 0 18 5 32
1983-84 BOS 23 0 268 32 79 .405 0 1 .000 12 22 .545 12 23 35 28 13 0 52 18 76
1984-85 BOS 15 0 86 13 22 .591 0 0 .000 5 8 .625 2 5 7 12 6 0 24 6 31
CAREER   68 0 1057 148 337 .439 0 4 .000 50 82 .610 29 86 115 170 64 1 170 95 346

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
1977-78 MIL 9 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 1.59 0.46 0.27 5 4 .556 -0.20 0.30 0.10
1979-80 MIL 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .173 2.38 1.15 0.21 3 4 .429 -0.20 0.30 0.10
1980-81 MIL 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .209 2.50 0.79 0.27 3 4 .429 0.10 0.10 0.20
1982-83 BOS 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 0.40 0.20 0.05 2 5 .286 -0.20 0.10 -0.10
1983-84 BOS 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 1.56 0.72 0.28 15 8 .652 -0.20 0.30 0.10
1984-85 BOS 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 2.00 1.00 0.36 11 4 .733 0.10 0.10 0.20
CAREER   68 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .102 1.79 0.67 0.24 39 29 .574 -0.60 1.20 0.60

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
1977-78 MIL 9 - .525 .500 1.27 9.70 5.59 30.32 28.86 3.13 0.20 20.55 115.22 0.90 1.17 89.5 101.9 12.94
1979-80 MIL 7 - .372 .340 4.17 6.70 5.46 26.40 18.35 4.53 - 17.99 97.60 4.95 0.81 85.0 99.6 10.23
1980-81 MIL 7 - .470 .433 3.13 9.87 6.42 26.31 17.28 2.97 - 18.07 112.08 5.38 1.05 102.5 108.0 12.92
1982-83 BOS 7 0 .422 .432 1.09 9.89 5.47 3.16 11.66 0.51 - 18.35 43.24 -4.01 0.86 79.3 106.5 2.77
1983-84 BOS 23 0 .429 .405 5.03 10.02 7.48 14.32 16.87 2.38 - 16.31 95.05 0.26 0.96 91.1 108.0 7.04
1984-85 BOS 15 0 .607 .591 2.60 6.41 4.52 18.59 19.04 3.30 - 14.77 121.59 2.34 1.41 111.1 108.3 10.84
CAREER   68 0 .464 .439 3.06 9.12 6.09 21.94 20.30 2.92 0.05 18.03 104.89 1.80 1.03 92.0 106.1 9.93

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NCAA

College: Indiana (1976)

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
1972-73 Indiana Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1973-74 Indiana So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1974-75 Indiana Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Indiana Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

NABC All-American Third Team - 1975
NABC All-American Fourth Team - 1974
UPI All-American Second Team - 1975

High School Basketball

Prep/High School: Thornridge High School [Dolton, Illinois]

Prep/High School Awards & Honors

Mr. Basketball USA - 1972