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Chris Morris

Christopher Vernard Morris (Chris)

Position: Forward ▪ Height: 6-8 ▪ Weight: 210 lbs.
Born: January 20, 1966 in Atlanta, Georgia
High School: Douglass in Atlanta, Georgia
College: Auburn University
Draft: New Jersey Nets, 1st round (4th pick, 4th overall), 1988 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: November 4, 1988

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Fan Ratings

Fine Details ▪ Last Updated Jun 21, 2011, 8:53AM
All-Time Rank: #444. Sherman Douglas… #445. Cliff Levingston… #446. CHRIS MORRIS… #447. Brad Davis… #448. Clyde Lee… #448. Olden Polynice… 

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
1988-89 23 NJN NBA 76 48 2096 414 905 .457 64 175 .366 182 254 .717 188 209 397 119 102 60 190 250 1074
1989-90 24 NJN NBA 80 76 2449 449 1065 .422 61 193 .316 228 316 .722 194 228 422 143 130 79 185 219 1187
1990-91 25 NJN NBA 79 68 2553 409 962 .425 45 179 .251 179 244 .734 210 311 521 220 138 96 167 248 1042
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 77 74 2394 346 726 .477 22 110 .200 165 231 .714 199 295 494 197 129 81 171 211 879
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 77 57 2302 436 907 .481 17 76 .224 197 248 .794 227 227 454 106 144 52 119 171 1086
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 50 27 1349 203 454 .447 53 147 .361 85 118 .720 91 137 228 83 55 49 52 120 544
1994-95 29 NJN NBA 71 49 2131 351 856 .410 106 317 .334 142 195 .728 181 221 402 147 86 51 117 155 950
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 66 33 1424 265 606 .437 63 197 .320 98 127 .772 100 129 229 77 63 20 71 140 691
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 73 1 977 122 299 .408 31 113 .274 39 54 .722 37 125 162 43 29 24 45 121 314
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 54 1 538 85 207 .411 19 62 .306 44 61 .721 35 79 114 24 25 17 33 61 233
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 44 2 535 64 149 .430 16 56 .286 40 46 .870 54 67 121 23 16 11 21 54 184
Career NBA 747 436 18748 3144 7136 .441 497 1625 .306 1399 1894 .739 1516 2028 3544 1182 917 540 1171 1750 8184

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
1988-89 23 NJN NBA 76 48 27.6 5.4 11.9 .457 0.8 2.3 .366 2.4 3.3 .717 2.5 2.8 5.2 1.6 1.3 0.8 2.5 3.3 14.1
1989-90 24 NJN NBA 80 76 30.6 5.6 13.3 .422 0.8 2.4 .316 2.9 4.0 .722 2.4 2.9 5.3 1.8 1.6 1.0 2.3 2.7 14.8
1990-91 25 NJN NBA 79 68 32.3 5.2 12.2 .425 0.6 2.3 .251 2.3 3.1 .734 2.7 3.9 6.6 2.8 1.7 1.2 2.1 3.1 13.2
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 77 74 31.1 4.5 9.4 .477 0.3 1.4 .200 2.1 3.0 .714 2.6 3.8 6.4 2.6 1.7 1.1 2.2 2.7 11.4
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 77 57 29.9 5.7 11.8 .481 0.2 1.0 .224 2.6 3.2 .794 2.9 2.9 5.9 1.4 1.9 0.7 1.5 2.2 14.1
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 50 27 27.0 4.1 9.1 .447 1.1 2.9 .361 1.7 2.4 .720 1.8 2.7 4.6 1.7 1.1 1.0 1.0 2.4 10.9
1994-95 29 NJN NBA 71 49 30.0 4.9 12.1 .410 1.5 4.5 .334 2.0 2.7 .728 2.5 3.1 5.7 2.1 1.2 0.7 1.6 2.2 13.4
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 66 33 21.6 4.0 9.2 .437 1.0 3.0 .320 1.5 1.9 .772 1.5 2.0 3.5 1.2 1.0 0.3 1.1 2.1 10.5
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 73 1 13.4 1.7 4.1 .408 0.4 1.5 .274 0.5 0.7 .722 0.5 1.7 2.2 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.6 1.7 4.3
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 54 1 10.0 1.6 3.8 .411 0.4 1.1 .306 0.8 1.1 .721 0.6 1.5 2.1 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.6 1.1 4.3
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 44 2 12.2 1.5 3.4 .430 0.4 1.3 .286 0.9 1.0 .870 1.2 1.5 2.8 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.5 1.2 4.2
Career NBA 747 436 25.1 4.2 9.6 .441 0.7 2.2 .306 1.9 2.5 .739 2.0 2.7 4.7 1.6 1.2 0.7 1.6 2.3 11.0

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
1988-89 23 NJN NBA 76 48 2096 7.1 15.5 .457 1.1 3.0 .366 3.1 4.4 .717 3.2 3.6 6.8 2.0 1.8 1.0 3.3 4.3 18.4
1989-90 24 NJN NBA 80 76 2449 6.6 15.7 .422 0.9 2.8 .316 3.4 4.6 .722 2.9 3.4 6.2 2.1 1.9 1.2 2.7 3.2 17.4
1990-91 25 NJN NBA 79 68 2553 5.8 13.6 .425 0.6 2.5 .251 2.5 3.4 .734 3.0 4.4 7.3 3.1 1.9 1.4 2.4 3.5 14.7
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 77 74 2394 5.2 10.9 .477 0.3 1.7 .200 2.5 3.5 .714 3.0 4.4 7.4 3.0 1.9 1.2 2.6 3.2 13.2
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 77 57 2302 6.8 14.2 .481 0.3 1.2 .224 3.1 3.9 .794 3.5 3.5 7.1 1.7 2.3 0.8 1.9 2.7 17.0
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 50 27 1349 5.4 12.1 .447 1.4 3.9 .361 2.3 3.1 .720 2.4 3.7 6.1 2.2 1.5 1.3 1.4 3.2 14.5
1994-95 29 NJN NBA 71 49 2131 5.9 14.5 .410 1.8 5.4 .334 2.4 3.3 .728 3.1 3.7 6.8 2.5 1.5 0.9 2.0 2.6 16.0
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 66 33 1424 6.7 15.3 .437 1.6 5.0 .320 2.5 3.2 .772 2.5 3.3 5.8 1.9 1.6 0.5 1.8 3.5 17.5
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 73 1 977 4.5 11.0 .408 1.1 4.2 .274 1.4 2.0 .722 1.4 4.6 6.0 1.6 1.1 0.9 1.7 4.5 11.6
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 54 1 538 5.7 13.9 .411 1.3 4.1 .306 2.9 4.1 .721 2.3 5.3 7.6 1.6 1.7 1.1 2.2 4.1 15.6
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 44 2 535 4.3 10.0 .430 1.1 3.8 .286 2.7 3.1 .870 3.6 4.5 8.1 1.5 1.1 0.7 1.4 3.6 12.4
Career NBA 747 436 18748 6.0 13.7 .441 1.0 3.1 .306 2.7 3.6 .739 2.9 3.9 6.8 2.3 1.8 1.0 2.2 3.4 15.7

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
1988-89 23 NJN NBA 76 2096 15.0 .528 .493 9.7 11.5 10.5 8.8 2.3 1.7 15.7 23.6 102 109 0.8 2.0 2.8 0.064
1989-90 24 NJN NBA 80 2449 14.8 .493 .450 7.9 10.6 9.2 9.5 2.6 1.9 13.3 22.8 101 108 0.5 2.6 3.2 0.062
1990-91 25 NJN NBA 79 2553 14.7 .487 .449 8.3 13.3 10.7 12.8 2.6 2.2 13.5 19.5 103 105 1.2 3.4 4.5 0.085
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 77 2394 14.4 .531 .492 8.5 13.5 10.9 11.2 2.6 2.0 17.1 16.7 107 107 1.8 2.9 4.7 0.094
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 77 2302 17.8 .534 .490 10.7 10.8 10.8 7.2 3.1 1.4 10.5 20.7 112 104 3.6 3.6 7.2 0.151
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 50 1349 15.4 .538 .506 7.0 10.9 8.9 9.5 2.0 2.3 9.3 17.4 114 105 2.2 1.6 3.8 0.137
1994-95 29 NJN NBA 71 2131 15.5 .504 .472 9.3 11.4 10.3 12.0 2.1 1.7 11.1 21.8 106 108 1.8 2.2 4.0 0.090
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 66 1424 15.8 .522 .489 8.8 10.8 9.9 8.9 2.4 1.2 9.7 23.6 108 106 1.7 1.7 3.3 0.112
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 73 977 9.7 .486 .460 5.0 15.1 10.3 6.6 1.6 2.1 12.2 17.5 97 104 -0.1 1.3 1.2 0.059
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 54 538 14.7 .498 .457 8.7 17.1 13.2 7.5 2.5 2.4 12.4 23.0 101 102 0.3 0.7 1.0 0.092
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 44 535 15.3 .544 .483 11.6 14.9 13.2 6.9 1.6 1.6 11.0 16.4 114 104 1.1 0.5 1.6 0.142
Career NBA 747 18748 15.1 .513 .475 8.7 12.1 10.4 9.8 2.4 1.8 12.8 20.5 106 106 15.0 22.4 37.4 0.096

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
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 4 135 32 58 4 10 7 9 11 20 5 7 7 8 11 75 .552 .400 .778 33.8 18.8 5.0 1.3
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 5 163 34 61 6 16 11 12 13 32 7 8 6 3 8 85 .557 .375 .917 32.6 17.0 6.4 1.4
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 4 98 12 43 3 20 10 10 11 22 7 5 5 6 14 37 .279 .150 1.000 24.5 9.3 5.5 1.8
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 18 321 45 106 10 37 12 16 24 70 19 13 8 14 25 112 .425 .270 .750 17.8 6.2 3.9 1.1
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 20 175 20 50 8 25 9 15 5 32 5 8 3 6 18 57 .400 .320 .600 8.8 2.9 1.6 0.3
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 17 240 28 69 7 23 14 20 8 47 10 5 3 8 38 77 .406 .304 .700 14.1 4.5 2.8 0.6
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 1 10 2 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 1.000 1.000 .000 10.0 5.0 1.0 0.0
Career NBA 69 1142 173 389 39 132 63 84 72 224 53 46 32 45 115 448 .445 .295 .750 16.6 6.5 3.2 0.8

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
1991-92 26 NJN NBA 4 135 19.1 .605 .586 8.0 7.8 7.9 5.8 2.6 3.4 11.4 21.1 115 114 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.105
1992-93 27 NJN NBA 5 163 23.7 .641 .607 9.6 13.6 11.6 7.4 2.6 2.4 4.3 19.5 134 104 0.6 0.2 0.9 0.254
1993-94 28 NJN NBA 4 98 13.0 .390 .314 12.4 12.3 12.3 17.0 2.7 3.6 11.2 24.7 90 99 -0.1 0.2 0.1 0.036
1995-96 30 UTA NBA 18 321 15.0 .495 .472 9.4 18.4 13.9 10.1 2.3 2.3 11.0 19.1 104 99 0.2 0.6 0.8 0.126
1996-97 31 UTA NBA 20 175 11.8 .504 .480 3.5 18.2 11.1 4.9 2.5 1.5 9.6 17.1 101 104 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.079
1997-98 32 UTA NBA 17 240 10.2 .495 .457 4.3 18.6 11.8 7.3 1.2 1.0 9.3 17.5 100 100 0.1 0.4 0.5 0.097
1998-99 33 PHO NBA 1 10 19.9 .868 1.250 0.0 15.8 6.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 13.3 128 119 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.038
Career NBA 69 1142 15.1 .526 .495 7.4 15.9 11.8 8.3 2.2 2.1 9.6 19.2 107 103 1.0 1.8 2.9 0.120

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
1984-85 19 AUBURN 34 1032 155 325 44 71 169 57 43 45 81 354 .477 .620 30.4 10.4 5.0 1.7
1985-86 20 AUBURN 33 1023 128 256 69 103 171 62 49 23 56 75 325 .500 .670 31.0 9.8 5.2 1.9
1986-87 21 AUBURN 31 985 170 304 9 27 69 97 225 80 45 34 71 104 418 .559 .333 .711 31.8 13.5 7.3 2.6
1987-88 22 AUBURN 30 1018 241 501 33 97 105 132 295 82 52 39 79 83 620 .481 .340 .795 33.9 20.7 9.8 2.7
Career 128 4058 694 1386 42 124 287 403 860 281 189 141 206 343 1717 .501 .339 .712 31.7 13.4 6.7 2.2

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors

1988-89 NBA All-Rookie (2nd)

Offensive Rebound Pct

Career NBA 8.7 (97)

Steal Pct

1992-93 NBA 3.1 (9)

Hall of Fame Probability

Career 0.000 (656)

NBA Elo Player Rating

446th (overall) as of Jun 21, 2011, 8:53AM
     

Transactions

June 28, 1988: Drafted by the New Jersey Nets in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1988 NBA Draft.

October 6, 1995: Signed as an unrestricted free agent with the Utah Jazz.

February 3, 1999: Signed as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns.

Salaries

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Season Team Lg Salary
1988-89 New Jersey Nets NBA $625,000
1990-91 New Jersey Nets NBA $750,000
1991-92 New Jersey Nets NBA $650,000
1992-93 New Jersey Nets NBA $1,510,000
1993-94 New Jersey Nets NBA $1,785,000
1994-95 New Jersey Nets NBA $2,060,000
1995-96 Utah Jazz NBA $2,500,000
1996-97 Utah Jazz NBA $2,500,000
1997-98 Utah Jazz NBA $3,000,000
1998-99 Phoenix Suns NBA $1,000,000
Career (may be incomplete) $16,380,000

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