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Purvis Short

Purvis  Short
Position: F
Height: 6' 7'' Weight: 210
Born: 7/2/1957, in Hattiesburg, MS, USA
High School: Blair, in Hattiesburg, MS
College: Jackson State University

About bio info

Draft History
1978 NBA - Round 1 by GSW

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    
1978-79 21 GSW NBA 75 1703 795 10.6 369 771 .479 57 85 .671 0 0 .000 127 220 347 4.6 97 1.3 54 12 111 233     
1979-80 22 GSW NBA 62 1636 1056 17.0 461 916 .503 134 165 .812 0 6 .000 119 197 316 5.1 123 2.0 63 9 122 186     
1980-81 23 GSW NBA 79 2309 1269 16.1 549 1157 .475 168 205 .820 3 17 .176 151 240 391 4.9 249 3.2 78 19 143 244     
1981-82 24 GSW NBA 76 1782 1095 14.4 456 935 .488 177 221 .801 6 28 .214 123 143 266 3.5 209 2.8 65 10 122 220     
1982-83 25 GSW NBA 67 2397 1437 21.4 589 1209 .487 255 308 .828 4 15 .267 145 209 354 5.3 228 3.4 94 14 194 242     
1983-84 26 GSW NBA 79 2945 1803 22.8 714 1509 .473 353 445 .793 22 72 .306 184 254 438 5.5 246 3.1 103 11 228 252     
1984-85 27 GSW NBA 78 3081 2186 28.0 819 1780 .460 501 613 .817 47 150 .313 157 241 398 5.1 234 3.0 116 27 241 255     
1985-86 28 GSW NBA 64 2427 1632 25.5 633 1313 .482 351 406 .865 15 49 .306 126 203 329 5.1 237 3.7 92 22 184 229     
1986-87 29 GSW NBA 34 950 621 18.3 240 501 .479 137 160 .856 4 17 .235 55 82 137 4.0 86 2.5 45 7 68 103     
1987-88 30 HOU NBA 81 1949 1159 14.3 474 986 .481 206 240 .858 5 21 .238 71 151 222 2.7 162 2.0 58 14 118 197     
1988-89 31 HOU NBA 65 1157 482 7.4 198 480 .413 77 89 .865 9 33 .273 65 114 179 2.8 107 1.6 44 13 70 116     
1989-90 32 NJN NBA 82 2213 1072 13.1 432 950 .455 198 237 .835 10 35 .286 101 147 248 3.0 145 1.8 66 20 119 202     
12 Season Totals     842 24549 14607 17.3 5934 12507 .474 2614 3174 .824 125 443 .282 1424 2201 3625 4.3 2123 2.5 878 178 1720 2479    

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
1978-79 21 GSW NBA 75 22.7 10.6 10.19 6.9 4.0 0.983 -2.72 11.0
1979-80 22 GSW NBA 62 26.4 17.0 15.47 8.2 5.6 1.068 -2.44 10.6
1980-81 23 GSW NBA 79 29.2 16.1 15.42 9.8 6.3 1.017 1.00 9.4
1981-82 24 GSW NBA 76 23.4 14.4 13.16 8.4 5.2 1.061 0.97 8.2
1982-83 25 GSW NBA 67 35.8 21.4 18.81 10.0 7.3 1.069 -1.75 8.0
1983-84 26 GSW NBA 79 37.3 22.8 18.81 11.4 7.3 1.058 -2.17 8.1
1984-85 27 GSW NBA 78 39.5 28.0 21.12 12.3 7.5 1.066 -2.76 7.2
1985-86 28 GSW NBA 64 37.9 25.5 21.77 10.9 7.8 1.094 -1.07 7.4
1986-87 29 GSW NBA 34 27.9 18.3 16.00 5.3 5.7 1.087 -1.12 7.9
1987-88 30 HOU NBA 81 24.1 14.3 11.74 8.1 4.3 1.062 -0.51 6.0
1988-89 31 HOU NBA 65 17.8 7.4 7.09 4.7 3.2 0.928 0.12 8.4
1989-90 32 NJN NBA 82 27.0 13.1 10.67 7.6 4.1 1.017 -1.01 6.0
12 Season Totals     842 29.2 17.3 14.91 56.5 5.7 1.051 -1.30 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
1986-87 GSW NBA 10 253 146 14.6 57 123 .463 32 36 .889 0 2 .000 12 21 33 3.3 27 2.7 12 2 21
1987-88 HOU NBA 4 71 22 5.5 7 26 .269 8 8 1.000 0 1 .000 4 5 9 2.3 1 0.3 1 0 4
1988-89 HOU NBA 4 37 19 4.8 8 21 .381 3 5 .600 0 2 .000 6 3 9 2.3 1 0.3 0 0 1
Totals   18 361 187 10.4 72 170 .424 43 49 .878 0 5 .000 22 29 51 2.8 29 1.6 13 2 26

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*In Hall of Fame

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