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Kent Benson

Michael Kent Benson (Kent, Benny)
Position: C
Height: 6' 10'' Weight: 235
Born: 12/27/1954, in New Castle, IN, USA
High School: Chrysler, in New Castle, IN
College: Indiana University

About bio info

Draft History
1977 NBA - Round 1 by MIL

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 23 MIL NBA 69 1288 532 7.7 220 473 .465 92 141 .652 0 0 .000 89 206 295 4.3 99 1.4 69 54 119 177     
1978-79 24 MIL NBA 82 2132 1006 12.3 413 798 .518 180 245 .735 0 0 .000 187 397 584 7.1 204 2.5 89 81 156 280     
1979-80 25 MIL NBA 56 1389 492 8.8 213 431 .494 66 97 .680 0 1 .000 96 237 333 5.9 127 2.3 54 74 106 178     
1979-80 25 DET NBA 17 502 206 12.1 86 187 .460 33 44 .750 1 4 .250 30 90 120 7.1 51 3.0 19 18 51 68     
1980-81 26 DET NBA 59 1956 924 15.7 364 770 .473 196 254 .772 0 4 .000 124 276 400 6.8 172 2.9 72 67 190 184     
1981-82 27 DET NBA 75 2467 940 12.5 405 802 .505 127 158 .804 3 11 .273 219 434 653 8.7 159 2.1 66 98 160 214     
1982-83 28 DET NBA 21 599 208 9.9 85 182 .467 38 50 .760 0 1 .000 53 102 155 7.4 49 2.3 14 17 35 61     
1983-84 29 DET NBA 82 1734 579 7.1 248 451 .550 83 101 .822 0 1 .000 117 292 409 5.0 130 1.6 71 53 79 230     
1984-85 30 DET NBA 72 1401 478 6.6 201 397 .506 76 94 .809 0 3 .000 103 221 324 4.5 93 1.3 53 44 68 207     
1985-86 31 DET NBA 72 1344 469 6.5 201 415 .484 66 83 .795 1 2 .500 118 258 376 5.2 80 1.1 58 51 58 196     
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 73 895 329 4.5 140 316 .443 47 58 .810 2 7 .286 80 151 231 3.2 39 0.5 39 28 45 138     
1987-88 33 CLE NBA 2 12 5 2.5 2 2 1.000 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 0 1 1 0.5 0 0.0 1 1 2 2     
11 Season Totals     680 15719 6168 9.1 2578 5224 .493 1005 1327 .757 7 34 .206 1216 2665 3881 5.7 1203 1.8 605 586 1069 1935    

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 23 MIL NBA 69 18.7 7.7 9.10 6.0 3.6 0.994 -4.11 12.0
1978-79 24 MIL NBA 82 26.0 12.3 16.56 10.6 6.0 1.111 -0.94 15.1
1979-80 25 MIL NBA 56 24.8 8.8 12.95 6.7 4.9 1.039 -1.60 0.0
1979-80 25 DET NBA 17 29.5 12.1 14.76 3.0 6.4 0.998 -3.45 0.0
1980-81 26 DET NBA 59 33.2 15.7 16.63 8.3 6.8 1.048 -3.85 11.9
1981-82 27 DET NBA 75 32.9 12.5 17.71 10.4 6.1 1.079 -2.19 14.5
1982-83 28 DET NBA 21 28.5 9.9 14.24 3.4 5.5 1.020 -0.39 13.4
1983-84 29 DET NBA 82 21.1 7.1 11.49 8.1 3.8 1.169 0.44 12.5
1984-85 30 DET NBA 72 19.5 6.6 9.86 6.5 3.4 1.090 -0.43 12.1
1985-86 31 DET NBA 72 18.7 6.5 10.35 6.8 3.3 1.039 -0.35 14.9
1986-87 32 UTA NBA 73 12.3 4.5 5.95 4.5 1.9 0.963 -2.12 13.5
1987-88 33 CLE NBA 2 6.0 2.5 2.50 0.1 0.0 1.736 -16.67 4.9
11 Season Totals     680 23.1 9.1 12.36 41.8 4.5 1.062 -1.75 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 MIL NBA 9 103 28 3.1 11 23 .478 6 11 .545 0 0 .000 0 0 15 1.7 3 0.3 5 3 0
1983-84 DET NBA 5 129 38 7.6 16 37 .432 6 10 .600 0 0 .000 9 21 30 6.0 7 1.4 5 7 3
1984-85 DET NBA 9 142 63 7.0 25 46 .543 13 15 .867 0 0 .000 9 27 36 4.0 4 0.4 8 2 6
1985-86 DET NBA 4 55 8 2.0 4 10 .400 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 3 10 13 3.3 0 0.0 0 2 1
1986-87 UTA NBA 2 3 0 0.0 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 1
Totals   29 432 137 4.7 56 116 .483 25 36 .694 0 0 .000 21 58 94 3.2 14 0.5 18 14 11

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*In Hall of Fame

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