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Norm Nixon

Norman Ellard Nixon (Norm)
Position: G
Height: 6' 2'' Weight: 170
Born: 10/11/1955, in Macon, GA, USA
High School: Southwest, in Macon, GA
College: Duquesne University

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Draft History
1977 NBA - Round 1 by LAL

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 LAL NBA 81 2779 1107 13.7 496 998 .497 115 161 .714 0 0 .000 41 198 239 3.0 553 6.8 138 7 251 259     
1978-79 23 LAL NBA 82 3145 1404 17.1 623 1149 .542 158 204 .775 0 0 .000 48 183 231 2.8 737 9.0 201 17 231 250     
1979-80 24 LAL NBA 82 3226 1446 17.6 624 1209 .516 197 253 .779 1 8 .125 52 177 229 2.8 642 7.8 147 14 288 241     
1980-81 25 LAL NBA 79 2962 1350 17.1 576 1210 .476 196 252 .778 2 12 .167 64 168 232 2.9 696 8.8 146 11 285 226     
1981-82 26 LAL NBA 82 3024 1440 17.6 628 1274 .493 181 224 .808 3 12 .250 38 138 176 2.1 652 8.0 132 7 238 264     
1982-83 27 LAL NBA 79 2711 1191 15.1 533 1123 .475 125 168 .744 0 13 .000 61 144 205 2.6 566 7.2 104 4 237 176     
1983-84 28 SDC NBA 82 3053 1391 17.0 587 1270 .462 206 271 .760 11 46 .239 56 147 203 2.5 914 11.1 94 4 257 180     
1984-85 29 LAC NBA 81 2894 1395 17.2 596 1281 .465 170 218 .780 33 99 .333 55 163 218 2.7 711 8.8 95 4 273 175   A  
1985-86 30 LAC NBA 67 2138 979 14.6 403 921 .438 131 162 .809 42 121 .347 45 135 180 2.7 576 8.6 84 3 190 143     
1988-89 33 LAC NBA 53 1318 362 6.8 153 370 .414 48 65 .738 8 29 .276 13 65 78 1.5 339 6.4 46 0 118 69     
10 Season Totals     768 27250 12065 15.7 5219 10805 .483 1527 1978 .772 100 340 .294 473 1518 1991 2.6 6386 8.3 1187 71 2368 1983    

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 LAL NBA 81 34.3 13.7 15.37 10.0 6.5 1.036 4.23 4.4
1978-79 23 LAL NBA 82 38.4 17.1 21.79 13.0 7.6 1.133 8.28 4.0
1979-80 24 LAL NBA 82 39.3 17.6 18.89 11.7 7.3 1.095 4.34 3.9
1980-81 25 LAL NBA 79 37.5 17.1 18.48 11.2 7.6 1.022 6.04 4.3
1981-82 26 LAL NBA 82 36.9 17.6 18.05 11.3 6.7 1.049 6.50 3.2
1982-83 27 LAL NBA 79 34.3 15.1 15.19 9.7 6.6 0.995 5.18 4.2
1983-84 28 SDC NBA 82 37.2 17.0 19.52 12.0 7.8 1.001 11.54 3.8
1984-85 29 LAC NBA 81 35.7 17.2 17.49 11.0 7.4 1.013 6.95 4.2
1985-86 30 LAC NBA 67 31.9 14.6 16.16 9.0 7.0 0.987 9.07 4.7
1988-89 33 LAC NBA 53 24.9 6.8 8.92 4.8 4.0 0.908 8.20 3.2
10 Season Totals     768 35.5 15.7 17.31 59.0 7.0 1.033 6.78 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
1977-78 LAL NBA 3 92 24 8.0 11 24 .458 2 3 .667 0 0 .000 0 0 9 3.0 16 5.3 4 1 0
1978-79 LAL NBA 8 327 123 15.4 56 119 .471 11 15 .733 0 0 .000 0 0 28 3.5 94 11.8 11 0 0
1979-80 LAL NBA 16 648 270 16.9 114 239 .477 41 51 .804 1 5 .200 13 43 56 3.5 125 7.8 32 3 49
1980-81 LAL NBA 3 133 58 19.3 25 49 .510 8 10 .800 0 0 .000 1 10 11 3.7 26 8.7 1 1 5
1981-82 LAL NBA 14 549 286 20.4 121 253 .478 43 57 .754 1 3 .333 13 30 43 3.1 114 8.1 23 2 34
1982-83 LAL NBA 14 538 266 19.0 113 237 .477 37 50 .740 3 7 .429 13 35 48 3.4 90 6.4 18 1 34
Totals   58 2287 1027 17.7 440 921 .478 142 186 .763 5 15 .333 40 118 195 3.4 465 8.0 89 8 122

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  
1981-82 LAL NBA 1 19 14 7 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0
1984-85 LAC NBA 1 19 11 5 7 1 2 - - - - 2 8 - - - -
Totals NBA 2   25 12 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 10 0 0 0 0  

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