Bill Walton C  #5

Full Name: William Walton III

Current Team: Retired

Born: Nov 5, 1952 (66 years old)

Birthplace: La Mesa, California (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-11 (211cm)     Weight: 235 (107kg)

Current NBA Status: Retired (Jun 27, 1988)

Draft Entry: 1974 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 1, Portland Trail Blazers

Pre-Draft Team: UCLA (Sr)

High School: Helix High School [La Mesa, California]

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NBA

13 Years Of Service - NBA's Top 50, Hall of Fame Player, MVP, Finals MVP, All-NBA 1st, 2x All-NBA Defensive 1st, 6th Man, 2x All-Star, #32 retired by POR

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
1974-75 POR 35 - 32.9 5.06 9.86 .513 - - - 2.69 3.91 .686 2.63 9.97 12.60 4.77 0.83 2.69 3.29 - 12.80
1975-76 POR 51 - 33.1 6.76 14.35 .471 - - - 2.61 4.47 .583 2.59 10.76 13.35 4.31 0.96 1.61 2.82 - 16.14
1976-77 POR 65 - 34.8 7.55 14.31 .528 - - - 3.51 5.03 .697 3.25 11.12 14.37 3.77 1.02 3.25 2.68 - 18.62
1977-78 POR 58 - 33.3 7.93 15.21 .522 - - - 3.05 4.24 .720 2.03 11.17 13.21 5.02 1.03 2.52 2.50 3.55 18.91
1979-80 SDC 14 - 24.1 5.79 11.50 .503 0.00 0.00 .000 2.29 3.86 .593 2.00 7.00 9.00 2.43 0.57 2.71 2.64 2.64 13.86
1982-83 SDC 33 32 33.3 6.06 11.48 .528 0.00 0.00 .000 1.97 3.55 .556 2.27 7.52 9.79 3.64 1.03 3.61 3.42 3.18 14.09
1983-84 SDC 55 46 26.8 5.24 9.42 .556 0.00 0.04 .000 1.67 2.80 .597 2.40 6.27 8.67 3.33 0.82 1.60 2.78 3.22 12.15
1984-85 LAC 67 37 24.6 4.01 7.70 .521 0.00 0.03 .000 2.06 3.03 .680 2.51 6.45 8.96 2.33 0.75 2.09 2.75 2.60 10.09
1985-86 BOS 80 2 19.3 2.89 5.14 .562 0.00 0.00 .000 1.80 2.52 .713 1.74 5.06 6.80 2.06 0.47 1.31 2.62 1.89 7.58
1986-87 BOS 10 0 11.2 1.00 2.60 .385 0.00 0.00 .000 0.80 1.50 .533 1.10 2.00 3.10 0.90 0.30 1.00 2.30 1.30 2.80
CAREER   468 117 28.3 5.45 10.47 .521 0.00 0.02 .000 2.37 3.60 .660 2.36 8.16 10.52 3.40 0.82 2.21 2.77 2.72 13.28

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

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
1974-75 POR 35 - 1153 177 345 .513 - - - 94 137 .686 92 349 441 167 29 94 115 - 448
1975-76 POR 51 - 1687 345 732 .471 - - - 133 228 .583 132 549 681 220 49 82 144 - 823
1976-77 POR 65 - 2264 491 930 .528 - - - 228 327 .697 211 723 934 245 66 211 174 - 1210
1977-78 POR 58 - 1929 460 882 .522 - - - 177 246 .720 118 648 766 291 60 146 145 206 1097
1979-80 SDC 14 - 337 81 161 .503 0 0 .000 32 54 .593 28 98 126 34 8 38 37 37 194
1982-83 SDC 33 32 1099 200 379 .528 0 0 .000 65 117 .556 75 248 323 120 34 119 113 105 465
1983-84 SDC 55 46 1476 288 518 .556 0 2 .000 92 154 .597 132 345 477 183 45 88 153 177 668
1984-85 LAC 67 37 1647 269 516 .521 0 2 .000 138 203 .680 168 432 600 156 50 140 184 174 676
1985-86 BOS 80 2 1546 231 411 .562 0 0 .000 144 202 .713 139 405 544 165 38 105 210 151 606
1986-87 BOS 10 0 112 10 26 .385 0 0 .000 8 15 .533 11 20 31 9 3 10 23 13 28
CAREER   468 117 13250 2552 4900 .521 0 4 .000 1111 1683 .660 1106 3817 4923 1590 382 1033 1298 863 6215

★ MVP Season☆ 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
1974-75 POR 35 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .101 - - 0.40 12 23 .343 1.50 2.20 3.60
1975-76 POR 51 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .165 - - 0.31 26 25 .510 0.70 3.10 3.80
1976-77 POR 65 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .203 - - 0.35 44 21 .677 5.40 4.80 10.20
1977-78 POR 58 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 1.41 0.29 0.28 48 10 .828 3.60 4.80 8.40
1979-80 SDC 14 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .033 0.92 0.22 0.34 6 8 .429 0.20 0.50 0.80
1982-83 SDC 33 32 10 0 0 0 0 0 .088 1.14 0.32 0.31 12 21 .364 0.60 1.30 2.00
1983-84 SDC 55 46 13 0 0 0 0 0 .130 1.03 0.25 0.30 23 32 .418 0.70 1.60 2.30
1984-85 LAC 67 37 21 0 0 0 0 0 .120 0.90 0.29 0.39 27 40 .403 0.60 2.70 3.30
1985-86 BOS 80 2 9 0 0 0 0 0 .109 1.09 0.25 0.49 66 14 .825 1.61 3.31 4.92
1986-87 BOS 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .041 0.69 0.23 0.58 8 2 .800 -0.22 0.17 -0.05
CAREER   468 117 53 0 0 0 0 0 .128 1.11 0.28 0.34 272 196 .581 14.70 24.48 39.27

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

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
1974-75 POR 35 - .553 .513 8.76 30.35 20.05 20.54 - 1.16 4.32 - 119.92 - 1.30 - 91.4 19.97
1975-76 POR 51 - .494 .471 8.18 32.40 20.59 19.72 - 1.30 2.55 - 105.46 - 1.12 - 92.2 19.54
1976-77 POR 65 - .563 .528 9.75 32.31 21.22 15.43 - 1.30 4.97 - 122.52 - 1.30 - 91.3 22.91
1977-78 POR 58 - .554 .522 6.51 34.23 20.66 22.76 17.22 1.44 4.08 24.50 124.11 -0.64 1.24 104.7 89.6 24.93
1979-80 SDC 14 - .525 .503 8.68 32.55 20.21 15.48 16.68 1.12 6.09 26.29 109.57 -4.32 1.20 101.2 101.0 22.30
1982-83 SDC 33 32 .540 .528 7.20 27.94 16.74 14.92 19.61 1.44 6.33 18.95 108.33 -2.28 1.23 101.0 102.9 18.19
1983-84 SDC 55 46 .570 .556 10.17 26.40 18.31 17.08 23.21 1.45 3.26 20.58 115.34 -3.74 1.29 102.5 107.3 17.96
1984-85 LAC 67 37 .558 .521 11.68 28.11 20.17 12.97 22.33 1.44 4.55 19.29 120.11 -4.30 1.31 102.5 103.0 17.84
1985-86 BOS 80 2 .606 .562 10.59 27.04 19.35 13.56 23.20 1.17 3.76 17.36 127.49 -2.68 1.47 108.3 98.4 16.98
1986-87 BOS 10 0 .429 .385 11.82 18.88 15.58 9.18 28.51 1.32 5.08 17.47 91.79 -6.44 1.08 82.9 104.7 7.50
CAREER   468 117 .551 .521 9.10 30.65 20.00 16.94 20.59 1.34 4.23 20.62 118.09 -2.75 1.27 103.7 97.4 20.11

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

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NBA Transactions

May 27, 1974 - The Portland Trail Blazers selected Bill Walton in Round 1 with Pick 1 in the 1974 NBA Draft.
Jun 1, 1974 - Bill Walton signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.
May 13, 1979 - Bill Walton signed a multi-year offer sheet with the San Diego Clippers. Since he is a restricted free agent, the Portland Trail Blazers can match.
May 30, 1979 - The Portland Trail Blazers tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Bill Walton a Restricted FA.
Jul 1, 1979 - Bill Walton, previously with the Portland Trail Blazers, became a free agent.
Sep 18, 1979 - Bill Walton signed a multi-year contract with the San Diego Clippers.
Jul 1, 1984 - Bill Walton, previously with the San Diego Clippers, became a free agent.
Oct 1, 1984 - Bill Walton signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
Sep 6, 1985 - Bill Walton was acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Los Angeles Clippers in a trade.
Jun 27, 1988 - Bill Walton retired from professional basketball.
Jul 1, 1988 - Bill Walton, previously with the Boston Celtics, became a free agent.
Jul 1, 1988 - The Boston Celtics renounced their free-agent exception rights to Bill Walton.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Top 50 Greatest Player
Most Valuable Player - 1978
Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP - 1977
All-NBA First Team - 1978
All-NBA Second Team - 1977
All-NBA Defensive First Team - 1977, 1978
Sixth Man Of The Year - 1986

* 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
1976-77 POR 19 - 39.7 8.05 15.89 .507 - - - 2.05 3.00 .684 2.95 12.21 15.16 5.47 1.05 3.37 4.21 - 18.16
1977-78 POR 2 - 24.5 5.50 9.00 .611 - - - 2.50 3.50 .714 2.50 8.50 11.00 2.00 1.50 1.50 0.50 3.00 13.50
1985-86 BOS 16 0 18.2 3.38 5.81 .581 0.00 0.06 .000 1.19 1.44 .826 1.56 4.75 6.31 1.69 0.38 0.75 2.81 1.38 7.94
1986-87 BOS 12 0 8.5 1.00 2.08 .480 0.00 0.00 .000 0.42 1.17 .357 0.75 1.83 2.58 0.83 0.25 0.33 1.92 0.67 2.42
CAREER   49 0 24.4 4.69 8.94 .525 0.00 0.04 .000 1.39 2.06 .673 1.94 7.08 9.02 2.96 0.65 1.69 3.04 1.20 10.78

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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
1976-77 POR 19 - 755 153 302 .507 - - - 39 57 .684 56 232 288 104 20 64 80 - 345
1977-78 POR 2 - 49 11 18 .611 - - - 5 7 .714 5 17 22 4 3 3 1 6 27
1985-86 BOS 16 0 291 54 93 .581 0 1 .000 19 23 .826 25 76 101 27 6 12 45 22 127
1986-87 BOS 12 0 102 12 25 .480 0 0 .000 5 14 .357 9 22 31 10 3 4 23 8 29
CAREER   49 0 1197 230 438 .525 0 1 .000 68 101 .673 95 347 442 145 32 83 149 36 528

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
1976-77 POR 19 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 - - 0.19 14 5 .737 0.80 1.80 2.50
1977-78 POR 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 0.67 0.50 0.39 1 1 .500 0.10 0.10 0.20
1985-86 BOS 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .113 1.23 0.27 0.25 14 2 .875 0.44 0.67 1.10
1986-87 BOS 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .043 1.25 0.38 0.56 9 3 .750 -0.10 0.13 0.03
CAREER   49 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .163 1.14 0.33 0.23 38 11 .776 1.23 2.70 3.84

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
1976-77 POR 19 - .527 .507 8.15 31.77 20.31 19.37 - 1.20 4.73 - 119.08 - 1.14 - 89.8 19.74
1977-78 POR 2 - .640 .611 11.76 36.73 24.77 13.64 22.16 3.07 3.52 23.79 132.54 -7.49 1.50 106.9 88.1 29.78
1985-86 BOS 16 0 .616 .581 10.49 26.63 19.29 12.58 17.58 1.00 2.30 18.06 140.67 -1.42 1.37 115.5 100.5 18.05
1986-87 BOS 12 0 .465 .480 11.17 24.85 18.33 12.89 20.43 1.45 2.30 16.64 83.71 -1.37 1.16 94.1 110.5 9.84
CAREER   49 0 .547 .525 9.33 30.63 20.55 17.15 18.81 1.27 3.92 18.46 119.84 -2.01 1.21 109.5 96.7 18.90

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1978
Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1977

* 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
1978 West 1 - 31 6 14 .429 - - - 3 3 1.000 2 8 10 2 3 2 3 4 15
TOTAL   1 - 31 6 14 .429 - - - 3 3 1.000 2 8 10 2 3 2 3 4 15
AVERAGES   1 - 31.0 6.00 14.00 .429 - - - 3.00 3.00 1.000 2.00 8.00 10.00 2.00 3.00 2.00 3.00 4.00 15.00

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NCAA

College: UCLA (1974)

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
1970-71 UCLA Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1971-72 UCLA So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1972-73 UCLA Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1973-74 UCLA Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Naismith College Player of the Year - 1972, 1973, 1974
Adolph Rupp Trophy - 1972, 1973, 1974
Helms Foundation Player of the Year - 1972, 1973
Consensus All-American First Team - 1972, 1973, 1974
NABC All-American First Team - 1972, 1973, 1974
AP Player of the Year - 1972, 1973
AP All-American First Team - 1972, 1973, 1974
Oscar Robertson Trophy (USBWA Player of the Year) - 1972, 1973, 1974
USBWA All-American First Team - 1972, 1973, 1974
Sporting News Player of the Year - 1972, 1973, 1974
UPI Player of the Year - 1972, 1973, 1974
UPI All-American First Team - 1972, 1973, 1974
NCAA Tournament Most Outstanding Player - 1972, 1973
NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Teams (AP) - 1972, 1973, 1974