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Jim McMillian

James M. McMillian (Jim)

Position: Forward
Height: 6-5    Weight: 215 lbs.
Born: March 11, 1948 in Raeford, North Carolina
High School: Thomas Jefferson in Brooklyn, New York
College: Columbia University

Drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1st round (13th pick, 13th overall) of the 1970 NBA draft.

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Totals

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 81 1747 289 629 .459 100 130 .769 330 133 122 678
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 80 3050 642 1331 .482 219 277 .791 522 209 209 1503
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 81 2953 655 1431 .458 223 264 .845 447 221 176 1533
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 82 3322 600 1214 .494 325 379 .858 216 394 610 256 129 26 186 1525
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 62 2132 347 695 .499 194 231 .840 127 258 385 156 69 15 129 888
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 74 2610 492 918 .536 188 219 .858 134 256 390 205 88 14 141 1172
1976-77 28 NYK NBA 67 2158 298 642 .464 67 86 .779 66 241 307 139 63 5 103 663
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 81 1977 288 623 .462 115 134 .858 80 209 289 205 76 17 104 116 691
1978-79 30 POR NBA 23 278 33 74 .446 17 21 .810 16 23 39 33 10 3 16 18 83
Career NBA 631 20227 3644 7557 .482 1448 1741 .832 639 1381 3319 1557 435 80 120 1200 8736

Per Game

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 81 21.6 3.6 7.8 .459 1.2 1.6 .769 4.1 1.6 1.5 8.4
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 80 38.1 8.0 16.6 .482 2.7 3.5 .791 6.5 2.6 2.6 18.8
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 81 36.5 8.1 17.7 .458 2.8 3.3 .845 5.5 2.7 2.2 18.9
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 82 40.5 7.3 14.8 .494 4.0 4.6 .858 2.6 4.8 7.4 3.1 1.6 0.3 2.3 18.6
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 62 34.4 5.6 11.2 .499 3.1 3.7 .840 2.0 4.2 6.2 2.5 1.1 0.2 2.1 14.3
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 74 35.3 6.6 12.4 .536 2.5 3.0 .858 1.8 3.5 5.3 2.8 1.2 0.2 1.9 15.8
1976-77 28 NYK NBA 67 32.2 4.4 9.6 .464 1.0 1.3 .779 1.0 3.6 4.6 2.1 0.9 0.1 1.5 9.9
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 81 24.4 3.6 7.7 .462 1.4 1.7 .858 1.0 2.6 3.6 2.5 0.9 0.2 1.3 1.4 8.5
1978-79 30 POR NBA 23 12.1 1.4 3.2 .446 0.7 0.9 .810 0.7 1.0 1.7 1.4 0.4 0.1 0.7 0.8 3.6
Career NBA 631 32.1 5.8 12.0 .482 2.3 2.8 .832 1.6 3.6 5.3 2.5 1.1 0.2 1.2 1.9 13.8

Per 36 Minutes

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 81 1747 6.0 13.0 .459 2.1 2.7 .769 6.8 2.7 2.5 14.0
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 80 3050 7.6 15.7 .482 2.6 3.3 .791 6.2 2.5 2.5 17.7
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 81 2953 8.0 17.4 .458 2.7 3.2 .845 5.4 2.7 2.1 18.7
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 82 3322 6.5 13.2 .494 3.5 4.1 .858 2.3 4.3 6.6 2.8 1.4 0.3 2.0 16.5
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 62 2132 5.9 11.7 .499 3.3 3.9 .840 2.1 4.4 6.5 2.6 1.2 0.3 2.2 15.0
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 74 2610 6.8 12.7 .536 2.6 3.0 .858 1.8 3.5 5.4 2.8 1.2 0.2 1.9 16.2
1976-77 28 NYK NBA 67 2158 5.0 10.7 .464 1.1 1.4 .779 1.1 4.0 5.1 2.3 1.1 0.1 1.7 11.1
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 81 1977 5.2 11.3 .462 2.1 2.4 .858 1.5 3.8 5.3 3.7 1.4 0.3 1.9 2.1 12.6
1978-79 30 POR NBA 23 278 4.3 9.6 .446 2.2 2.7 .810 2.1 3.0 5.1 4.3 1.3 0.4 2.1 2.3 10.7
Career NBA 631 20227 6.5 13.4 .482 2.6 3.1 .832 1.8 4.0 5.9 2.8 1.3 0.2 1.9 2.1 15.5

Advanced

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Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 81 1747 12.2 .494 .459 8.5 9.7 1.2 1.3 2.5 0.070
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 80 3050 14.3 .517 .482 7.6 8.8 4.1 3.7 7.8 0.123
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 81 2953 14.8 .495 .458 6.9 10.3 3.1 3.3 6.4 0.104
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 82 3322 15.6 .552 .494 6.6 11.5 9.1 10.1 1.7 0.4 101 6.9 1.9 8.9 0.128
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 62 2132 14.7 .557 .499 6.3 11.8 9.2 9.9 1.4 0.3 100 4.3 1.7 6.0 0.134
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 74 2610 15.3 .578 .536 5.5 9.9 7.8 11.3 1.5 0.3 100 6.0 2.0 7.9 0.146
1976-77 28 NYK NBA 67 2158 9.9 .488 .464 3.3 11.5 7.5 8.2 1.3 0.1 102 1.1 1.5 2.6 0.057
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 81 1977 12.5 .507 .462 4.3 10.7 7.6 12.8 1.7 0.4 13.2 15.1 104 104 2.1 1.3 3.4 0.083
1978-79 30 POR NBA 23 278 11.9 .499 .446 6.3 9.3 7.8 15.3 1.7 0.6 16.1 14.1 106 105 0.3 0.2 0.5 0.086
Career NBA 631 20227 13.9 .525 .482 5.4 11.0 8.0 10.2 1.5 0.3 13.6 14.9 104 101 29.1 16.9 46.0 0.109

Playoffs

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Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age Tm Lg G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 12 522 79 181 23 34 65 22 27 181 .436 .676 43.5 15.1 5.4 1.8
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 15 624 113 253 60 70 85 22 43 286 .447 .857 41.6 19.1 5.7 1.5
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 17 630 143 307 55 75 82 37 41 341 .466 .733 37.1 20.1 4.8 2.2
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 6 224 38 92 11 16 24 53 12 4 1 14 87 .413 .688 37.3 14.5 8.8 2.0
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 7 240 39 86 13 14 10 34 14 11 2 12 91 .453 .929 34.3 13.0 4.9 2.0
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 9 348 61 129 33 38 11 37 19 14 4 29 155 .473 .868 38.7 17.2 4.1 2.1
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 6 134 24 53 5 6 9 21 11 7 0 7 3 53 .453 .833 22.3 8.8 3.5 1.8
Career NBA 72 2722 497 1101 200 253 54 377 137 36 7 7 169 1194 .451 .791 37.8 16.6 5.2 1.9

Playoffs Advanced

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Season Age Tm Lg G MP PER TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1970-71 22 LAL NBA 12 522 10.0 .462 .436 6.1 6.2 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.024
1971-72 23 LAL NBA 15 624 13.1 .504 .447 6.1 5.4 0.7 0.7 1.4 0.111
1972-73 24 LAL NBA 17 630 15.9 .501 .466 5.9 9.4 1.0 0.6 1.6 0.120
1973-74 25 BUF NBA 6 224 12.1 .439 .413 10.2 12.1 11.2 7.2 0.8 0.2 98 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.063
1974-75 26 BUF NBA 7 240 13.0 .494 .453 4.3 11.0 7.5 8.3 2.1 0.4 102 0.3 0.1 0.4 0.080
1975-76 27 BUF NBA 9 348 13.5 .532 .473 3.6 7.7 5.7 8.0 1.9 0.6 104 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.080
1977-78 29 NYK NBA 6 134 13.4 .476 .453 6.3 9.8 7.9 10.3 2.3 0.0 11.2 17.6 100 110 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.034
Career NBA 72 2722 13.1 .492 .451 5.7 9.9 6.6 7.5 1.7 0.4 11.2 17.6 100 103 2.7 2.0 4.6 0.082

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Honors

1969-70 NCAA AP All-America (3rd)

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)

1972 Los Angeles Lakers (NBA)

Games

1973-74 NBA 82 (1)

Minutes Played

1973-74 NBA 3322 (5)

Field Goal Pct

1974-75 NBA .499 (10)
1975-76 NBA .536 (3)

Free Throw Pct

1973-74 NBA .858 (10)
1975-76 NBA .858 (8)
Career NBA .832 (86)
Career .832 (91)

Minutes Per Game

1973-74 NBA 40.5 (8)

True Shooting Pct

1973-74 NBA .552 (10)
1974-75 NBA .557 (8)
1975-76 NBA .578 (3)

Effective Field Goal Pct

1974-75 NBA .499 (10)
1975-76 NBA .536 (3)

Defensive Rating

Career NBA 101.5 (84)
Career 101.5 (89)

Offensive Win Shares

1973-74 NBA 6.9 (8)

Hall of Fame Probability

Career 0.007 (319)

Transactions

March 23, 1970: Drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 1st round (13th pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

September 12, 1973: Traded by the Los Angeles Lakers to the Buffalo Braves for Elmore Smith.

September 10, 1976: Sold by the Buffalo Braves to the New York Knickerbockers.

December 15, 1978: Signed as a veteran free agent with the Portland Trail Blazers; the New York Knickerbockers received a 1979 2nd round draft pick (Kim Goetz) as compensation.

February 19, 1979: Waived by the Portland Trail Blazers.

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