Jim Paxson SG  #4

Full Name: James Paxson, Jr.

Born: Jul 9, 1957 (61 years old)

Birthplace: Kettering, Ohio (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-6 (198cm)     Weight: 200 (91kg)

Current Team: Chicago Bulls

Job Title: Director of Pro Personnel

Current NBA Status: Retired (Oct 6, 1990)

Draft Entry: 1979 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 12, Portland Trail Blazers

Pre-Draft Team: Dayton (Sr)

High School: Archbishop Alter High School [Kettering, Ohio]

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NBA

11 Years Of Service - 2x 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
1979-80 POR 72 - 17.6 2.62 6.39 .411 0.01 0.31 .045 0.89 1.25 .711 0.35 1.17 1.51 2.00 0.67 0.07 1.35 1.29 6.15
1980-81 POR 79 - 34.2 7.41 13.82 .536 0.03 0.38 .067 2.30 3.14 .734 0.94 1.73 2.67 3.78 1.77 0.11 2.18 1.66 17.14
1981-82 POR 82 82 33.6 8.07 15.34 .526 0.10 0.43 .229 2.68 3.50 .767 0.91 1.78 2.70 3.37 1.57 0.15 1.94 1.76 18.93
1982-83 POR 81 81 33.8 8.42 16.33 .515 0.05 0.31 .160 4.79 5.90 .812 0.84 1.31 2.15 2.85 1.73 0.21 1.98 1.93 21.68
1983-84 POR 81 81 33.2 8.40 16.32 .514 0.21 0.73 .288 4.26 5.06 .841 0.84 1.30 2.14 3.10 1.51 0.12 2.04 1.75 21.26
1984-85 POR 68 57 33.1 7.47 14.53 .514 0.09 0.57 .154 2.88 3.65 .790 1.01 2.25 3.26 3.88 1.49 0.07 1.69 1.59 17.91
1985-86 POR 75 31 25.7 4.96 10.56 .470 0.27 0.83 .323 2.89 3.25 .889 0.56 1.41 1.97 3.71 1.25 0.07 2.08 1.49 13.08
1986-87 POR 72 1 25.0 4.68 10.18 .460 0.36 1.36 .265 2.42 3.00 .806 0.57 1.36 1.93 3.29 1.06 0.17 1.86 1.50 12.14
1987-88 * All Teams 45 3 17.8 3.04 6.62 .460 0.11 0.47 .238 1.51 1.76 .861 0.33 0.67 1.00 1.69 0.67 0.11 1.62 0.87 7.71
1987-88 * BOS 28 2 19.2 3.36 6.82 .492 0.07 0.46 .154 1.93 2.18 .885 0.25 0.71 0.96 1.75 0.82 0.14 1.57 1.00 8.71
1987-88 * POR 17 1 15.5 2.53 6.29 .402 0.18 0.47 .375 0.82 1.06 .778 0.47 0.59 1.06 1.59 0.41 0.06 1.71 0.65 6.06
1988-89 BOS 57 7 20.1 3.54 7.81 .454 0.07 0.42 .167 1.47 1.81 .816 0.32 0.98 1.30 1.88 0.67 0.14 1.68 1.00 8.63
1989-90 BOS 72 25 17.8 2.65 5.86 .453 0.07 0.28 .250 1.01 1.25 .811 0.33 0.74 1.07 1.90 0.46 0.07 1.60 0.75 6.39
CAREER   784 368 27.3 5.80 11.65 .498 0.12 0.55 .225 2.57 3.18 .807 0.66 1.37 2.03 2.93 1.21 0.12 1.84 1.46 14.28

☆ 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
1979-80 POR 72 - 1270 189 460 .411 1 22 .045 64 90 .711 25 84 109 144 48 5 97 93 443
1980-81 POR 79 - 2701 585 1092 .536 2 30 .067 182 248 .734 74 137 211 299 140 9 172 131 1354
1981-82 POR 82 82 2756 662 1258 .526 8 35 .229 220 287 .767 75 146 221 276 129 12 159 144 1552
1982-83 POR 81 81 2740 682 1323 .515 4 25 .160 388 478 .812 68 106 174 231 140 17 160 156 1756
1983-84 POR 81 81 2686 680 1322 .514 17 59 .288 345 410 .841 68 105 173 251 122 10 165 142 1722
1984-85 POR 68 57 2253 508 988 .514 6 39 .154 196 248 .790 69 153 222 264 101 5 115 108 1218
1985-86 POR 75 31 1931 372 792 .470 20 62 .323 217 244 .889 42 106 148 278 94 5 156 112 981
1986-87 POR 72 1 1798 337 733 .460 26 98 .265 174 216 .806 41 98 139 237 76 12 134 108 874
1987-88 * All Teams 45 3 801 137 298 .460 5 21 .238 68 79 .861 15 30 45 76 30 5 73 39 347
1987-88 * BOS 28 2 538 94 191 .492 2 13 .154 54 61 .885 7 20 27 49 23 4 44 28 244
1987-88 * POR 17 1 263 43 107 .402 3 8 .375 14 18 .778 8 10 18 27 7 1 29 11 103
1988-89 BOS 57 7 1148 202 445 .454 4 24 .167 84 103 .816 18 56 74 107 38 8 96 57 492
1989-90 BOS 72 25 1283 191 422 .453 5 20 .250 73 90 .811 24 53 77 137 33 5 115 54 460
CAREER   784 368 21367 4545 9133 .498 98 435 .225 2011 2493 .807 519 1074 1593 2300 951 93 1442 1144 11199

☆ 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
1979-80 POR 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .098 1.55 0.52 0.20 34 38 .472 -0.80 1.10 0.30
1980-81 POR 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 2.28 1.07 0.23 42 37 .532 5.60 2.10 7.70
1981-82 POR 82 82 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 1.92 0.90 0.23 42 40 .512 5.60 1.80 7.50
1982-83 POR 81 81 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 1.48 0.90 0.36 46 35 .568 7.80 2.40 10.20
1983-84 POR 81 81 0 0 1 0 0 0 .256 1.77 0.86 0.31 48 33 .593 7.50 1.90 9.50
1984-85 POR 68 57 0 0 1 0 0 0 .208 2.44 0.94 0.25 33 35 .485 4.60 1.90 6.50
1985-86 POR 75 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 .196 2.48 0.84 0.31 36 39 .480 3.52 1.22 4.74
1986-87 POR 72 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .179 2.19 0.70 0.29 44 28 .611 2.08 1.27 3.35
1987-88 * All Teams 45 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .107 1.95 0.77 0.27 29 16 .644 0.67 0.32 0.99
1987-88 * BOS 28 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115 1.75 0.82 0.32 19 9 .679 0.71 0.17 0.88
1987-88 * POR 17 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .093 2.45 0.64 0.17 10 7 .588 -0.02 0.14 0.12
1988-89 BOS 57 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 1.88 0.67 0.23 31 26 .544 0.68 0.65 1.33
1989-90 BOS 72 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 .105 2.54 0.61 0.21 45 27 .625 0.59 0.64 1.22
CAREER   784 368 1 0 2 0 0 0 .192 2.01 0.83 0.27 430 354 .548 37.85 15.30 53.34

☆ 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
1979-80 POR 72 - .443 .412 2.13 7.38 4.72 15.91 15.69 1.84 0.23 19.14 116.74 0.25 0.96 91.5 106.9 9.08
1980-81 POR 79 - .564 .537 2.97 5.54 4.25 15.26 9.83 2.42 0.18 19.55 133.63 2.50 1.24 115.2 107.8 17.03
1981-82 POR 82 82 .561 .529 3.07 5.86 4.48 14.79 9.42 2.24 0.24 22.79 152.14 1.46 1.23 114.1 109.9 18.07
1982-83 POR 81 81 .573 .517 2.77 4.36 3.56 13.46 9.23 2.43 0.35 25.05 148.72 -0.07 1.33 116.0 106.0 20.27
1983-84 POR 81 81 .573 .521 2.92 4.76 3.81 14.08 8.64 2.16 0.22 24.66 164.40 0.95 1.30 119.6 110.3 19.58
1984-85 POR 68 57 .555 .517 3.44 7.57 5.51 16.57 8.96 2.08 0.12 21.21 145.83 2.98 1.23 116.1 109.5 17.41
1985-86 POR 75 31 .545 .482 2.47 6.25 4.36 19.98 11.07 2.24 0.15 20.75 168.16 3.71 1.24 114.0 110.9 15.82
1986-87 POR 72 1 .528 .477 2.60 6.00 4.33 18.00 11.54 1.93 0.37 20.45 153.06 2.67 1.19 109.8 111.4 13.76
1987-88 * All Teams 45 3 .521 .468 2.24 4.29 3.28 12.62 10.49 1.81 0.36 19.46 155.86 1.46 1.16 107.4 113.7 11.65
1987-88 * BOS 28 2 .560 .497 1.72 4.36 3.12 12.15 11.39 2.14 0.44 20.09 153.12 0.90 1.28 111.4 114.5 13.50
1987-88 * POR 17 1 .448 .416 3.14 4.21 3.65 13.61 8.74 1.21 0.21 18.66 155.46 2.51 0.96 99.1 112.7 8.33
1988-89 BOS 57 7 .502 .458 1.84 5.60 3.74 13.11 10.41 1.64 0.42 20.09 143.61 1.29 1.11 104.7 112.0 11.51
1989-90 BOS 72 25 .498 .459 2.21 4.34 3.34 14.19 10.47 1.26 0.22 17.03 151.37 2.91 1.09 104.6 113.1 9.58
CAREER   784 368 .547 .503 2.75 5.63 4.20 15.47 10.06 2.11 0.25 21.59 152.96 1.82 1.23 112.6 109.8 16.14

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NBA Transactions

Jun 25, 1979 - The Portland Trail Blazers selected Jim Paxson in Round 1 with Pick 12 in the 1979 NBA Draft.
Aug 13, 1979 - Jim Paxson signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.
Jun 30, 1983 - The Portland Trail Blazers exercised their Team Option to extend the contract of Jim Paxson.
Jul 1, 1984 - Jim Paxson, previously with the Portland Trail Blazers, became a free agent.
Oct 15, 1984 - Jim Paxson signed a multi-year contract with the Portland Trail Blazers.
Jun 22, 1987 - Jim Paxson was acquired by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Portland Trail Blazers in exchange for Keith Lee.
Aug 18, 1987 - The trade that sent Jim Paxson to the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Portland Trail Blazers was voided. Jim Paxson is now back on the Portland Trail Blazers.
Feb 23, 1988 - Jim Paxson was acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Portland Trail Blazers in a trade.
Jul 1, 1990 - Jim Paxson, previously with the Boston Celtics, became a free agent.
Oct 6, 1990 - Jim Paxson retired from professional basketball.
Dec 15, 1990 - The Boston Celtics renounced their free-agent exception rights to Jim Paxson.

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NBA Awards & Honors

All-NBA Second Team - 1984

* 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
1979-80 POR 3 - 14.7 1.67 5.33 .312 0.00 0.00 .000 2.00 2.00 1.000 0.00 1.33 1.33 1.00 0.67 0.33 0.67 0.67 5.33
1980-81 POR 1 - 4.0 0.00 3.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 .000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
1982-83 POR 7 0 37.1 9.71 16.57 .586 0.29 0.57 .500 3.57 4.71 .758 0.57 1.57 2.14 2.57 1.29 0.14 1.57 2.14 23.29
1983-84 POR 5 0 34.4 8.00 15.60 .513 0.20 1.00 .200 6.60 8.00 .825 2.20 1.60 3.80 2.40 0.40 0.00 2.60 1.80 22.80
1984-85 POR 9 0 23.6 5.22 11.22 .465 0.33 1.11 .300 2.11 2.67 .792 0.67 1.56 2.22 2.33 0.67 0.00 1.78 0.56 12.89
1985-86 POR 4 0 17.8 3.50 9.25 .378 0.50 1.50 .333 3.00 3.75 .800 0.25 0.75 1.00 3.75 0.75 0.00 3.00 1.50 10.50
1986-87 POR 4 0 23.5 3.25 8.00 .406 0.00 0.50 .000 2.00 2.25 .889 1.00 1.25 2.25 3.25 1.25 0.00 2.00 1.00 8.50
1987-88 BOS 15 0 12.5 1.13 3.93 .288 0.00 0.13 .000 1.07 1.33 .800 0.07 0.53 0.60 0.73 0.40 0.13 1.20 0.80 3.33
1989-90 BOS 5 0 12.2 1.40 2.60 .538 0.00 0.20 .000 0.60 1.00 .600 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.60 0.80 0.00 0.00 0.40 3.40
CAREER   53 0 20.9 3.98 8.58 .464 0.15 0.57 .267 2.30 2.87 .803 0.51 1.00 1.51 1.91 0.70 0.08 1.51 1.04 10.42

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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
1979-80 POR 3 - 44 5 16 .312 0 0 .000 6 6 1.000 0 4 4 3 2 1 2 2 16
1980-81 POR 1 - 4 0 3 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1982-83 POR 7 0 260 68 116 .586 2 4 .500 25 33 .758 4 11 15 18 9 1 11 15 163
1983-84 POR 5 0 172 40 78 .513 1 5 .200 33 40 .825 11 8 19 12 2 0 13 9 114
1984-85 POR 9 0 212 47 101 .465 3 10 .300 19 24 .792 6 14 20 21 6 0 16 5 116
1985-86 POR 4 0 71 14 37 .378 2 6 .333 12 15 .800 1 3 4 15 3 0 12 6 42
1986-87 POR 4 0 94 13 32 .406 0 2 .000 8 9 .889 4 5 9 13 5 0 8 4 34
1987-88 BOS 15 0 188 17 59 .288 0 2 .000 16 20 .800 1 8 9 11 6 2 18 12 50
1989-90 BOS 5 0 61 7 13 .538 0 1 .000 3 5 .600 0 0 0 8 4 0 0 2 17
CAREER   53 0 1106 211 455 .464 8 30 .267 122 152 .803 27 53 80 101 37 4 80 55 552

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
1979-80 POR 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 1.50 1.00 0.38 1 2 .333 - - -
1980-81 POR 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0 1 .000 -0.10 - -0.10
1982-83 POR 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291 1.20 0.60 0.28 3 4 .429 0.60 0.10 0.80
1983-84 POR 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 1.33 0.22 0.51 2 3 .400 0.60 - 0.60
1984-85 POR 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159 4.20 1.20 0.24 4 5 .444 0.40 - 0.40
1985-86 POR 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 2.50 0.50 0.41 1 3 .250 0.02 0.02 0.04
1986-87 POR 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 3.25 1.25 0.28 1 3 .250 0.06 0.07 0.12
1987-88 BOS 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 0.92 0.50 0.34 9 6 .600 -0.57 0.22 -0.35
1989-90 BOS 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 4.00 2.00 0.38 2 3 .400 0.07 0.01 0.08
CAREER   53 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .137 1.84 0.67 0.33 23 30 .434 1.07 0.42 1.59

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
1979-80 POR 3 - .429 .312 - 10.67 5.17 9.31 9.69 2.34 1.31 20.14 131.25 - 1.00 96.1 107.8 12.25
1980-81 POR 1 - .000 .000 - - - - - - - 32.10 0.00 - 0.00 - 113.1 -24.76
1982-83 POR 7 0 .624 .595 1.68 4.81 3.21 11.41 10.31 1.72 0.21 23.56 184.38 -1.22 1.41 116.7 110.5 19.72
1983-84 POR 5 0 .596 .519 6.73 6.42 6.59 11.53 8.60 0.57 - 25.46 153.78 -0.61 1.46 124.1 118.6 20.56
1984-85 POR 9 0 .520 .480 2.92 7.45 5.09 13.42 4.29 1.32 - 21.40 155.70 4.21 1.15 117.6 119.8 15.52
1985-86 POR 4 0 .482 .405 1.64 4.12 2.99 29.80 12.10 1.98 - 27.89 151.17 5.55 1.14 103.4 116.8 13.73
1986-87 POR 4 0 .473 .406 4.78 6.08 5.42 19.75 10.01 2.58 - 17.46 129.51 5.07 1.06 109.2 115.6 13.05
1987-88 BOS 15 0 .369 .288 0.65 5.10 2.90 8.64 15.04 1.66 0.67 19.29 108.81 -2.68 0.85 75.0 110.2 2.27
1989-90 BOS 5 0 .559 .538 - - - 15.62 11.63 3.20 - 12.15 113.85 5.42 1.31 115.1 116.6 12.50
CAREER   53 0 .529 .473 2.76 5.55 4.14 13.60 9.53 1.65 0.21 22.02 153.30 1.16 1.21 109.5 114.3 14.27

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1983, 1984

* 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
1983 West 1 0 17 5 7 .714 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 4 11
1984 West 1 0 14 5 9 .556 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 10
TOTAL   2 0 31 10 16 .625 0 0 .000 1 2 .500 1 2 3 3 2 0 0 4 21
AVERAGES   2 0 15.5 5.00 8.00 .625 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 1.00 .500 0.50 1.00 1.50 1.50 1.00 0.00 0.00 2.00 10.50

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NCAA

College: Dayton (1979)

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
1975-76 Dayton Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1976-77 Dayton So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1977-78 Dayton Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1978-79 Dayton Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American Second Team - 1979
NABC All-American Third Team - 1979
USBWA All-American Second Team - 1979