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David Thompson

David O'Neil Thompson
Position: G
Height: 6' 4'' Weight: 195
Born: 7/13/1954, in Shelby, NC, USA
High School: Crest, in Shelby, NC
College: North Carolina State University

About bio info

Draft History
1973 ABA - Round 1 by MMT (Undergraduate Draft)
1975 ABA - Round 1 by VIR
1975 NBA - Round 1 by ATL

**Hall of Fame**
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    
1975-76 21 DEN ABA 83 3101 2158 26.0 807 1567 .515 541 681 .794 3 19 .158 0 525 525 6.3 308 3.7 136 102 250 282   A  
1976-77 22 DEN NBA 82 3001 2125 25.9 824 1626 .507 477 623 .766 0 0 .000 138 196 334 4.1 337 4.1 114 53 0 236  N A  
1977-78 23 DEN NBA 80 3025 2172 27.2 826 1584 .521 520 668 .778 0 0 .000 156 234 390 4.9 362 4.5 92 99 245 213  N A  
1978-79 24 DEN NBA 76 2670 1825 24.0 693 1353 .512 439 583 .753 0 0 .000 109 165 274 3.6 225 3.0 70 82 186 180   A  
1979-80 25 DEN NBA 39 1239 839 21.5 289 617 .468 254 335 .758 7 19 .368 56 118 174 4.5 124 3.2 39 38 116 106     
1980-81 26 DEN NBA 77 2620 1967 25.5 734 1451 .506 489 615 .795 10 39 .256 107 180 287 3.7 231 3.0 53 60 250 231     
1981-82 27 DEN NBA 61 1246 906 14.9 313 644 .486 276 339 .814 4 14 .286 57 91 148 2.4 117 1.9 34 29 142 149     
1982-83 28 SEA NBA 75 2155 1190 15.9 445 925 .481 298 380 .784 2 10 .200 96 174 270 3.6 222 3.0 47 33 163 142     
1983-84 29 SEA NBA 19 349 240 12.6 89 165 .539 62 73 .849 0 1 .000 18 26 44 2.3 13 0.7 10 13 27 30     
1 Season Totals     83 3101 2158 26.0 807 1567 .515 541 681 .794 3 19 .158 0 525 525 6.3 308 3.7 136 102 250 282    
8 Season Totals     509 16305 11264 22.1 4213 8365 .504 2815 3616 .778 23 83 .277 737 1184 1921 3.8 1631 3.2 459 407 1129 1287    

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
1975-76 21 DEN ABA 83 37.4 26.0 25.05 14.6 8.5 1.156 0.00 0.0
1976-77 22 DEN NBA 82 36.6 25.9 24.57 14.3 7.6 1.118 0.00 5.7
1977-78 23 DEN NBA 80 37.8 27.2 24.55 14.0 8.4 1.157 -0.12 6.6
1978-79 24 DEN NBA 76 35.1 24.0 19.55 11.4 6.4 1.134 -1.35 5.4
1979-80 25 DEN NBA 39 31.8 21.5 17.67 6.4 6.8 1.098 -2.69 7.3
1980-81 26 DEN NBA 77 34.0 25.5 19.55 11.5 6.6 1.143 -3.66 5.6
1981-82 27 DEN NBA 61 20.4 14.9 11.44 6.4 4.1 1.142 -5.14 6.4
1982-83 28 SEA NBA 75 28.7 15.9 13.83 8.7 5.6 1.090 -0.70 6.7
1983-84 29 SEA NBA 19 18.4 12.6 10.84 2.6 2.7 1.218 -5.25 7.2
1 Season Totals     83 37.4 26.0 25.05 14.7 8.5 1.156 -1.51 0.0
8 Season Totals     509 32.0 22.1 18.86 46.2 6.4 1.131 -0.32 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
1975-76 DEN ABA 13 508 342 26.3 127 237 .536 88 105 .838 0 0 .000 0 0 83 6.4 39 3.0 0 0 0
1976-77 DEN NBA 6 237 148 24.7 56 121 .463 36 53 .679 0 0 .000 0 0 31 5.2 24 4.0 0 0 0
1977-78 DEN NBA 13 481 328 25.2 131 291 .450 66 80 .825 0 0 .000 0 0 53 4.1 52 4.0 9 21 0
1978-79 DEN NBA 3 122 84 28.0 38 69 .551 8 11 .727 0 0 .000 0 0 21 7.0 12 4.0 4 1 0
1981-82 DEN NBA 3 66 35 11.7 15 33 .455 4 7 .571 1 3 .333 4 6 10 3.3 6 2.0 1 0 8
1982-83 SEA NBA 2 65 24 12.0 9 25 .360 6 10 .600 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 7 3.5 1 1 4
Totals   13 508 342 26.3 127 237 .536 88 105 .838 0 0 .000 0 0 83 6.4 39 3.0 0 0 0
Totals   27 971 619 22.9 249 539 .462 120 161 .745 1 3 .333 4 6 115 4.3 101 3.7 15 23 12

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  
1975-76 ABA 1 34 29 9 18 11 13 0 0 - - 8 2 - - - 4 MVP
1976-77 DEN NBA 1 29 18 7 9 4 6 - - - - 7 3 - - - -
1977-78 DEN NBA 1 35 22 10 16 2 4 - - - - 3 3 - - - -
1978-79 DEN NBA 1 34 25 11 17 3 7 - - - - 5 2 - - - - MVP
1982-83 SEA NBA 1 17 10 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 3 2
Totals ABA 1   29 9 18 11 13 0 0 0 0 8 2 0 0 0 4  
Totals NBA 4   75 33 49 9 17 0 0 0 1 16 10 1 0 3 2  

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*In Hall of Fame

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