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Rickey Green

Rickey Green

Position: Guard
Height: 6-0    Weight: 170 lbs.
Born: August 18, 1954 in Chicago, Illinois
High School: Hirsch Metro in Chicago, Illinois
College: University of Michigan

Drafted by the Golden State Warriors in the 1st round (16th pick, 16th overall) of the 1977 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
1977-78 23 GSW NBA 76 1098 143 375 .381 54 90 .600 49 67 116 149 58 1 79 95 340
1978-79 24 DET NBA 27 431 67 177 .379 45 67 .672 15 25 40 63 25 1 44 37 179
1980-81 26 UTA NBA 47 1307 176 366 .481 0 1 .000 70 97 .722 30 86 116 235 75 1 83 123 422
1981-82 27 UTA NBA 81 73 2822 500 1015 .493 0 8 .000 202 264 .765 85 158 243 630 185 9 198 183 1202
1982-83 28 UTA NBA 78 78 2783 464 942 .493 2 13 .154 185 232 .797 62 161 223 697 220 4 222 154 1115
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 81 81 2768 439 904 .486 2 17 .118 192 234 .821 56 174 230 748 215 13 172 155 1072
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 77 77 2431 381 798 .477 6 20 .300 232 267 .869 37 152 189 597 132 3 177 131 1000
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 80 44 2012 357 758 .471 5 29 .172 213 250 .852 32 103 135 411 106 6 132 130 932
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 81 80 2090 301 644 .467 7 19 .368 172 208 .827 38 125 163 541 110 2 133 108 781
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 81 3 1116 157 370 .424 4 19 .211 75 83 .904 14 66 80 300 57 1 94 83 393
1988-89 34 TOT NBA 63 2 871 129 264 .489 3 11 .273 30 33 .909 11 58 69 187 40 2 61 35 291
1988-89 34 CHH NBA 33 2 370 57 132 .432 1 5 .200 13 14 .929 4 19 23 82 18 0 28 16 128
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 30 0 501 72 132 .545 2 6 .333 17 19 .895 7 39 46 105 22 2 33 19 163
1989-90 35 IND NBA 69 0 927 100 231 .433 1 11 .091 43 51 .843 9 45 54 182 51 1 62 60 244
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 79 75 2248 334 722 .463 8 36 .222 117 141 .830 33 104 137 413 57 6 108 130 793
1991-92 37 BOS NBA 26 0 367 46 103 .447 1 4 .250 13 18 .722 3 21 24 68 17 1 18 28 106
Career NBA 946 513 23271 3594 7669 .469 39 188 .207 1643 2035 .807 474 1345 1819 5221 1348 51 1583 1452 8870

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
1977-78 23 GSW NBA 76 14.4 1.9 4.9 .381 0.7 1.2 .600 0.6 0.9 1.5 2.0 0.8 0.0 1.0 1.3 4.5
1978-79 24 DET NBA 27 16.0 2.5 6.6 .379 1.7 2.5 .672 0.6 0.9 1.5 2.3 0.9 0.0 1.6 1.4 6.6
1980-81 26 UTA NBA 47 27.8 3.7 7.8 .481 0.0 0.0 .000 1.5 2.1 .722 0.6 1.8 2.5 5.0 1.6 0.0 1.8 2.6 9.0
1981-82 27 UTA NBA 81 73 34.8 6.2 12.5 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 2.5 3.3 .765 1.0 2.0 3.0 7.8 2.3 0.1 2.4 2.3 14.8
1982-83 28 UTA NBA 78 78 35.7 5.9 12.1 .493 0.0 0.2 .154 2.4 3.0 .797 0.8 2.1 2.9 8.9 2.8 0.1 2.8 2.0 14.3
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 81 81 34.2 5.4 11.2 .486 0.0 0.2 .118 2.4 2.9 .821 0.7 2.1 2.8 9.2 2.7 0.2 2.1 1.9 13.2
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 77 77 31.6 4.9 10.4 .477 0.1 0.3 .300 3.0 3.5 .869 0.5 2.0 2.5 7.8 1.7 0.0 2.3 1.7 13.0
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 80 44 25.2 4.5 9.5 .471 0.1 0.4 .172 2.7 3.1 .852 0.4 1.3 1.7 5.1 1.3 0.1 1.7 1.6 11.7
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 81 80 25.8 3.7 8.0 .467 0.1 0.2 .368 2.1 2.6 .827 0.5 1.5 2.0 6.7 1.4 0.0 1.6 1.3 9.6
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 81 3 13.8 1.9 4.6 .424 0.0 0.2 .211 0.9 1.0 .904 0.2 0.8 1.0 3.7 0.7 0.0 1.2 1.0 4.9
1988-89 34 TOT NBA 63 2 13.8 2.0 4.2 .489 0.0 0.2 .273 0.5 0.5 .909 0.2 0.9 1.1 3.0 0.6 0.0 1.0 0.6 4.6
1988-89 34 CHH NBA 33 2 11.2 1.7 4.0 .432 0.0 0.2 .200 0.4 0.4 .929 0.1 0.6 0.7 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.8 0.5 3.9
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 30 0 16.7 2.4 4.4 .545 0.1 0.2 .333 0.6 0.6 .895 0.2 1.3 1.5 3.5 0.7 0.1 1.1 0.6 5.4
1989-90 35 IND NBA 69 0 13.4 1.4 3.3 .433 0.0 0.2 .091 0.6 0.7 .843 0.1 0.7 0.8 2.6 0.7 0.0 0.9 0.9 3.5
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 79 75 28.5 4.2 9.1 .463 0.1 0.5 .222 1.5 1.8 .830 0.4 1.3 1.7 5.2 0.7 0.1 1.4 1.6 10.0
1991-92 37 BOS NBA 26 0 14.1 1.8 4.0 .447 0.0 0.2 .250 0.5 0.7 .722 0.1 0.8 0.9 2.6 0.7 0.0 0.7 1.1 4.1
Career NBA 946 513 24.6 3.8 8.1 .469 0.0 0.2 .207 1.7 2.2 .807 0.5 1.4 1.9 5.5 1.4 0.1 1.7 1.5 9.4

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
1977-78 23 GSW NBA 76 1098 4.7 12.3 .381 1.8 3.0 .600 1.6 2.2 3.8 4.9 1.9 0.0 2.6 3.1 11.1
1978-79 24 DET NBA 27 431 5.6 14.8 .379 3.8 5.6 .672 1.3 2.1 3.3 5.3 2.1 0.1 3.7 3.1 15.0
1980-81 26 UTA NBA 47 1307 4.8 10.1 .481 0.0 0.0 .000 1.9 2.7 .722 0.8 2.4 3.2 6.5 2.1 0.0 2.3 3.4 11.6
1981-82 27 UTA NBA 81 73 2822 6.4 12.9 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 2.6 3.4 .765 1.1 2.0 3.1 8.0 2.4 0.1 2.5 2.3 15.3
1982-83 28 UTA NBA 78 78 2783 6.0 12.2 .493 0.0 0.2 .154 2.4 3.0 .797 0.8 2.1 2.9 9.0 2.8 0.1 2.9 2.0 14.4
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 81 81 2768 5.7 11.8 .486 0.0 0.2 .118 2.5 3.0 .821 0.7 2.3 3.0 9.7 2.8 0.2 2.2 2.0 13.9
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 77 77 2431 5.6 11.8 .477 0.1 0.3 .300 3.4 4.0 .869 0.5 2.3 2.8 8.8 2.0 0.0 2.6 1.9 14.8
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 80 44 2012 6.4 13.6 .471 0.1 0.5 .172 3.8 4.5 .852 0.6 1.8 2.4 7.4 1.9 0.1 2.4 2.3 16.7
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 81 80 2090 5.2 11.1 .467 0.1 0.3 .368 3.0 3.6 .827 0.7 2.2 2.8 9.3 1.9 0.0 2.3 1.9 13.5
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 81 3 1116 5.1 11.9 .424 0.1 0.6 .211 2.4 2.7 .904 0.5 2.1 2.6 9.7 1.8 0.0 3.0 2.7 12.7
1988-89 34 TOT NBA 63 2 871 5.3 10.9 .489 0.1 0.5 .273 1.2 1.4 .909 0.5 2.4 2.9 7.7 1.7 0.1 2.5 1.4 12.0
1988-89 34 CHH NBA 33 2 370 5.5 12.8 .432 0.1 0.5 .200 1.3 1.4 .929 0.4 1.8 2.2 8.0 1.8 0.0 2.7 1.6 12.5
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 30 0 501 5.2 9.5 .545 0.1 0.4 .333 1.2 1.4 .895 0.5 2.8 3.3 7.5 1.6 0.1 2.4 1.4 11.7
1989-90 35 IND NBA 69 0 927 3.9 9.0 .433 0.0 0.4 .091 1.7 2.0 .843 0.3 1.7 2.1 7.1 2.0 0.0 2.4 2.3 9.5
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 79 75 2248 5.3 11.6 .463 0.1 0.6 .222 1.9 2.3 .830 0.5 1.7 2.2 6.6 0.9 0.1 1.7 2.1 12.7
1991-92 37 BOS NBA 26 0 367 4.5 10.1 .447 0.1 0.4 .250 1.3 1.8 .722 0.3 2.1 2.4 6.7 1.7 0.1 1.8 2.7 10.4
Career NBA 946 513 23271 5.6 11.9 .469 0.1 0.3 .207 2.5 3.1 .807 0.7 2.1 2.8 8.1 2.1 0.1 2.4 2.2 13.7

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
1977-78 23 GSW NBA 76 1098 9.3 .410 .381 4.4 6.3 5.4 17.6 2.4 0.0 16.0 17.6 87 101 -0.7 1.1 0.3 0.014
1978-79 24 DET NBA 27 431 10.2 .433 .379 3.5 6.2 4.8 18.7 2.6 0.1 17.6 22.1 88 106 -0.4 0.3 -0.1 -0.012
1980-81 26 UTA NBA 47 1307 13.6 .516 .481 2.7 7.5 5.1 25.3 2.8 0.0 16.9 16.2 105 109 1.0 0.7 1.8 0.065
1981-82 27 UTA NBA 81 2822 17.4 .531 .493 3.2 6.1 4.6 29.7 3.0 0.2 14.9 18.8 111 111 4.3 1.4 5.7 0.096
1982-83 28 UTA NBA 78 2783 17.2 .534 .494 2.3 5.7 4.1 34.5 3.5 0.1 17.5 17.8 108 105 3.8 2.8 6.6 0.114
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 81 2768 18.0 .532 .487 2.3 6.2 4.4 35.9 3.6 0.2 14.6 16.9 115 107 5.0 3.0 7.9 0.138
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 77 2431 16.3 .546 .481 1.6 6.3 4.0 33.9 2.5 0.1 16.2 17.8 112 105 3.5 3.2 6.7 0.132
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 80 2012 16.4 .537 .474 1.8 5.5 3.7 29.4 2.4 0.2 13.2 20.1 111 107 3.0 2.2 5.2 0.124
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 81 2090 15.9 .531 .473 1.9 6.3 4.1 35.1 2.4 0.1 15.3 16.5 113 107 3.0 2.6 5.6 0.128
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 81 1116 13.2 .483 .430 1.4 6.1 3.8 36.2 2.4 0.1 18.8 18.4 102 106 0.4 1.4 1.8 0.078
1988-89 34 TOT NBA 63 871 13.7 .522 .494 1.4 7.8 4.5 30.0 2.2 0.1 18.0 16.1 106 111 0.6 0.6 1.2 0.067
1988-89 34 CHH NBA 33 370 12.0 .463 .436 1.1 6.0 3.4 31.1 2.3 0.0 16.9 18.4 97 114 -0.1 0.1 0.0 0.002
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 30 501 14.9 .581 .553 1.6 9.1 5.3 29.2 2.1 0.2 19.0 14.4 114 108 0.7 0.5 1.2 0.115
1989-90 35 IND NBA 69 927 10.9 .481 .435 1.2 5.4 3.4 26.4 2.7 0.1 19.7 14.7 101 112 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.037
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 79 2248 13.1 .506 .468 1.7 5.1 3.4 27.4 1.3 0.2 12.1 17.3 109 113 2.3 1.0 3.3 0.070
1991-92 37 BOS NBA 26 367 11.4 .478 .451 0.9 6.0 3.6 24.1 2.3 0.2 14.0 15.1 105 109 0.2 0.3 0.5 0.068
Career NBA 946 23271 15.3 .518 .471 2.2 6.1 4.2 30.8 2.7 0.1 15.6 17.6 108 108 26.1 21.1 47.2 0.097

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
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 11 404 64 151 1 4 32 43 9 34 104 19 4 29 17 161 .424 .250 .744 36.7 14.6 3.1 9.5
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 10 302 57 106 1 7 35 38 10 30 75 12 0 20 23 150 .538 .143 .921 30.2 15.0 3.0 7.5
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 4 119 21 43 1 2 10 11 0 9 38 2 0 5 1 53 .488 .500 .909 29.8 13.3 2.3 9.5
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 4 72 11 23 0 1 5 6 1 8 25 2 0 7 5 27 .478 .000 .833 18.0 6.8 2.0 6.3
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 7 38 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 9 2 0 3 2 4 .250 5.4 0.6 0.1 1.3
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 8 110 12 29 1 2 4 4 3 13 18 5 0 4 9 29 .414 .500 1.000 13.8 3.6 1.6 2.3
1989-90 35 IND NBA 3 31 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 2 5 2 .143 10.3 0.7 0.3 1.0
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 8 199 24 55 3 4 8 9 1 9 22 7 0 13 9 59 .436 .750 .889 24.9 7.4 1.1 2.8
Career NBA 55 1275 192 422 7 20 94 111 24 105 294 50 4 83 71 485 .455 .350 .847 23.2 8.8 1.9 5.3

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
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 11 404 15.8 .474 .427 2.5 6.7 4.7 37.2 2.3 0.5 14.6 20.3 106 112 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.068
1984-85 30 UTA NBA 10 302 18.9 .611 .542 3.3 6.2 4.8 39.0 1.8 0.0 14.0 18.7 123 110 0.8 0.3 1.1 0.173
1985-86 31 UTA NBA 4 119 20.7 .554 .500 0.0 8.7 4.1 44.1 0.9 0.0 9.5 19.3 125 118 0.3 0.0 0.4 0.147
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 4 72 16.4 .527 .478 1.6 11.4 6.5 55.1 1.4 0.0 21.4 19.2 111 110 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.109
1987-88 33 UTA NBA 7 38 4.2 .250 .250 0.0 2.8 1.5 31.7 2.7 0.0 27.3 12.7 71 111 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.083
1988-89 34 MIL NBA 8 110 12.8 .471 .431 3.4 11.2 7.3 26.0 2.5 0.0 11.5 15.3 106 115 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.048
1989-90 35 IND NBA 3 31 -5.2 .143 .143 0.0 3.9 2.0 13.9 1.7 0.0 22.2 13.7 41 119 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.230
1990-91 36 PHI NBA 8 199 8.6 .500 .464 0.6 4.8 2.8 17.7 1.9 0.0 18.1 17.2 94 116 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.014
Career NBA 55 1275 14.8 .515 .463 2.1 6.9 4.5 34.6 1.9 0.2 15.0 18.5 109 113 1.1 0.9 2.0 0.076

All-Star Games

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Season Age Tm Lg G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1983-84 29 UTA NBA 1 0 19 3 8 .375 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 4 1 6
Career NBA 1 0 19 3 8 .375 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 1 0 4 1 6

College

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Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1975-76 21 MICHIGAN 32 266 542 106 135 117 638 .491 .785 19.9 3.7
1976-77 22 MICHIGAN 28 224 464 98 128 81 546 .483 .766 19.5 2.9
Career 60 490 1006 204 263 198 1184 .487 .776 19.7 3.3

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games

1984 NBA

Honors

1976-77 NCAA AP All-America (1st)

MVP Award Shares

1983-84 NBA 0.011 (13)
Career 0.011 (153)

Free Throw Pct

1984-85 NBA .869 (10)

Assists

1981-82 NBA 630 (5)
1982-83 NBA 697 (3)
1983-84 NBA 748 (4)
1984-85 NBA 597 (10)
Career NBA 5221 (44)
Career 5221 (44)

Steals

1981-82 NBA 185 (5)
1982-83 NBA 220 (1)
1983-84 NBA 215 (1)
Career NBA 1348 (50)
Career 1348 (54)

Assists Per Game

1981-82 NBA 7.8 (7)
1982-83 NBA 8.9 (3)
1983-84 NBA 9.2 (6)
1984-85 NBA 7.8 (9)
Career NBA 5.5 (72)
Career 5.5 (73)

Steals Per Game

1981-82 NBA 2.3 (6)
1982-83 NBA 2.8 (2)
1983-84 NBA 2.7 (1)
Career NBA 1.4 (41)
Career 1.4 (45)

Assist Pct

1982-83 NBA 34.5 (4)
1983-84 NBA 35.9 (8)
1984-85 NBA 33.9 (9)
1986-87 NBA 35.1 (8)
Career NBA 30.8 (47)
Career 30.8 (47)

Steal Pct

1981-82 NBA 3.0 (10)
1982-83 NBA 3.5 (3)
1983-84 NBA 3.6 (3)
Career NBA 2.7 (20)
Career 2.7 (22)

Hall of Fame Probability

Career 0.002 (444)
 

Transactions

June 10, 1977: Drafted by the Golden State Warriors in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1977 NBA Draft.

October 9, 1978: Traded by the Golden State Warriors to the Detroit Pistons for a 1980 2nd round draft pick (Larry Smith).

December 11, 1978: Waived by the Detroit Pistons.

August 12, 1980: Claimed on waivers by the Utah Jazz from the Detroit Pistons

December 2, 1980: Signed as a free agent with the Utah Jazz.

June 23, 1988: Drafted by the Charlotte Hornets from the Utah Jazz in the NBA expansion draft.

February 22, 1989: Waived by the Charlotte Hornets.

March 1, 1989: Signed as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks.

October 3, 1989: Signed as an unrestricted free agent with the Indiana Pacers.

October 3, 1990: Signed as an unrestricted free agent with the Philadelphia 76ers.

October 31, 1991: Waived by the Philadelphia 76ers.

November 6, 1991: Signed as a free agent with the Boston Celtics.

March 23, 1992: Waived by the Boston Celtics.

Salaries

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Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Utah Jazz NBA $250,000
1987-88 Utah Jazz NBA $312,000
1988-89 Charlotte Hornets NBA $300,000
1990-91 Philadelphia 76ers NBA $120,000
1991-92 Boston Celtics NBA $315,000
1991-92 Philadelphia 76ers NBA $130,000
Career (may be incomplete) $1,427,000

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