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Otis Birdsong

Otis Lee Birdsong (Bird)
Position: G
Height: 6' 3'' Weight: 190
Born: 12/9/1955, in Winter Haven, FL, USA
High School: Winter Haven, in Winter Haven, FL
College: University of Houston

About bio info

Draft History
1977 NBA - Round 1 by KCK

Regular Season Stats
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Year Age Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF    
1977-78 22 KCK NBA 73 1878 1156 15.8 470 955 .492 216 310 .697 0 0 .000 70 105 175 2.4 174 2.4 74 12 145 179     
1978-79 23 KCK NBA 82 2839 1778 21.7 741 1456 .509 296 408 .725 0 0 .000 176 178 354 4.3 281 3.4 125 17 200 255   A  
1979-80 24 KCK NBA 82 2885 1858 22.7 781 1546 .505 286 412 .694 10 36 .278 170 161 331 4.0 202 2.5 136 22 179 226   A  
1980-81 25 KCK NBA 71 2593 1747 24.6 710 1306 .544 317 455 .697 10 35 .286 119 139 258 3.6 233 3.3 93 18 173 172   A  
1981-82 26 NJN NBA 37 1025 524 14.2 225 480 .469 74 127 .583 0 10 .000 30 67 97 2.6 124 3.4 30 5 64 74   A  
1982-83 27 NJN NBA 62 1885 936 15.1 426 834 .511 82 145 .566 2 6 .333 53 97 150 2.4 239 3.9 85 16 114 155     
1983-84 28 NJN NBA 69 2168 1365 19.8 583 1147 .508 194 319 .608 5 20 .250 74 96 170 2.5 266 3.9 86 17 170 180   A  
1984-85 29 NJN NBA 56 1842 1155 20.6 495 968 .511 161 259 .622 4 21 .190 60 88 148 2.6 232 4.1 84 7 117 145     
1985-86 30 NJN NBA 77 2395 1214 15.8 542 1056 .513 122 210 .581 8 22 .364 88 114 202 2.6 261 3.4 85 17 179 228     
1986-87 31 NJN NBA 7 127 44 6.3 19 42 .452 6 9 .667 0 1 .000 3 4 7 1.0 17 2.4 3 0 9 16     
1987-88 32 NJN NBA 67 1882 730 10.9 337 736 .458 47 92 .511 9 25 .360 73 94 167 2.5 222 3.3 54 11 129 143     
1988-89 33 BOS NBA 13 108 37 2.8 18 36 .500 0 2 .000 1 3 .333 4 9 13 1.0 9 0.7 3 1 12 10     
12 Season Totals     696 21627 12544 18.0 5347 10562 .506 1801 2748 .655 49 179 .274 920 1152 2072 3.0 2260 3.2 858 143 1491 1783    

M - MVP
N - All NBA First Team
A - All Star

Extended Stats Explanations
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Year Age Team Lg G MPG PPG EFF AV VI PPFGA PPR RbRate
1977-78 22 KCK NBA 73 25.7 15.8 11.88 7.6 4.5 1.059 -1.54 4.8
1978-79 23 KCK NBA 82 34.6 21.7 18.63 11.6 6.8 1.087 -0.45 6.8
1979-80 24 KCK NBA 82 35.2 22.7 18.04 11.3 6.1 1.076 -1.54 6.2
1980-81 25 KCK NBA 71 36.5 24.6 20.31 11.1 6.6 1.160 -0.68 5.5
1981-82 26 NJN NBA 37 27.7 14.2 11.03 4.3 5.0 0.978 1.82 5.4
1982-83 27 NJN NBA 62 30.4 15.1 13.56 7.4 5.2 1.043 2.41 4.5
1983-84 28 NJN NBA 69 31.4 19.8 15.14 8.7 5.8 1.060 0.34 4.5
1984-85 29 NJN NBA 56 32.9 20.6 16.75 8.0 6.0 1.068 2.05 4.5
1985-86 30 NJN NBA 77 31.1 15.8 12.96 8.4 5.2 1.057 -0.21 4.7
1986-87 31 NJN NBA 7 18.1 6.3 5.14 0.7 2.5 0.957 1.84 3.1
1987-88 32 NJN NBA 67 28.1 10.9 9.12 5.8 4.5 0.940 1.01 5.2
1988-89 33 BOS NBA 13 8.3 2.8 2.38 0.6 1.3 1.003 -5.56 6.9
12 Season Totals     696 31.1 18.0 14.69 48.4 5.6 1.066 0.00 0.0

Playoff Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO
1978-79 KCK NBA 5 168 105 21.0 39 76 .513 27 38 .711 0 0 .000 0 0 18 3.6 9 1.8 10 0 0
1979-80 KCK NBA 3 112 66 22.0 30 62 .484 6 14 .429 0 3 .000 11 12 23 7.7 7 2.3 4 0 6
1980-81 KCK NBA 8 234 124 15.5 56 98 .571 11 18 .611 1 1 1.000 8 13 21 2.6 27 3.4 12 0 20
1982-83 NJN NBA 2 37 13 6.5 6 16 .375 1 2 .500 0 1 .000 1 1 2 1.0 9 4.5 3 0 1
1983-84 NJN NBA 11 387 167 15.2 71 171 .415 25 48 .521 0 1 .000 7 19 26 2.4 41 3.7 20 1 22
1985-86 NJN NBA 3 132 69 23.0 29 55 .527 11 19 .579 0 3 .000 5 7 12 4.0 10 3.3 6 3 9
1988-89 BOS NBA 3 20 2 0.7 1 5 .200 0 0 .000 0 2 .000 0 2 2 0.7 1 0.3 1 1 3
Totals   35 1090 546 15.6 232 483 .480 81 139 .583 1 11 .091 32 54 104 3.0 104 3.0 56 5 61

All Star Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB TREB AST STL BLK TO PF  
1978-79 KCK NBA 1 14 9 4 6 1 2 - - - - 2 0 - - - -
1979-80 KCK NBA 1 14 2 1 2 0 0 - - - - 0 0 - - - -
1980-81 KCK NBA 1 12 1 0 3 1 2 - - - - 1 1 - - - -
1983-84 NJN NBA 1 12 2 1 5 0 0 - - - - 3 1 - - - -
Totals NBA 4   14 6 16 2 4 0 0 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 0  

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*In Hall of Fame

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