Full Name: James Ager Worthy
Born: 2/27/61 in Gastonia, N.C.
High School: Ashbrook (Gastonia, N.C.)
College: North Carolina
Drafted by: Los Angeles Lakers, 1982 (first overall)
Height: 6-9; Weight: 225 lbs.
Nickname: Big Game James
Honors: Elected to Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame (2003); NBA champion (1985, '87, '88); NBA Finals MVP (1988); All-NBA Third Team (1990, '91); All-Rookie Team (1983); Seven-time NBA All-Star (1986-92); One of 50 Greatest Players in NBA History (1996).
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 CAREER AVERAGES
                REBOUNDS PER GAME  
  YEAR TEAM G GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% OFF DEF RPG APG SPG BPG TO PF PPG
 82-83 LA 77 1 25.6 .579 .250 .624 2.00 3.10 5.20 1.7 1.18 .83 2.31 2.90 13.4
 83-84 LA 82 53 29.5 .556 .000 .759 1.90 4.40 6.30 2.5 .94 .85 2.21 3.00 14.5
 84-85 LAL 80 76 33.7 .572 .000 .776 2.10 4.30 6.40 2.5 1.09 .84 2.48 2.50 17.6
 85-86 LAL 75 73 32.7 .579 .000 .771 1.80 3.30 5.20 2.7 1.09 1.03 1.99 2.60 20.0
 86-87 LAL 82 82 34.4 .539 .000 .751 1.90 3.80 5.70 2.8 1.32 1.01 2.05 2.50 19.4
 87-88 LAL 75 72 35.4 .531 .125 .796 1.70 3.30 5.00 3.9 .96 .73 2.07 2.30 19.7
 88-89 LAL 81 81 36.5 .548 .087 .782 2.10 4.00 6.00 3.6 1.33 .69 2.25 2.20 20.5
 89-90 LAL 80 80 37.0 .548 .306 .782 2.00 4.00 6.00 3.6 1.24 .61 2.00 2.40 21.1
 90-91 LAL 78 74 38.6 .492 .289 .797 1.40 3.20 4.60 3.5 1.33 .45 1.63 1.50 21.4
 91-92 LAL 54 54 39.0 .447 .209 .814 1.80 3.80 5.60 4.7 1.41 .43 2.35 1.60 19.9
 92-93 LAL 82 69 28.8 .447 .270 .810 .90 2.10 3.00 3.4 1.12 .33 1.67 1.10 14.9
 93-94 LAL 80 2 20.0 .406 .288 .741 .60 1.70 2.30 1.9 .56 .23 1.21 1.00 10.2
 Career 926 717 32.4 .521 .241 .769 1.70 3.40 5.10 3.0 1.12 .67 2.01 2.10 17.6
 Playoff 143 125 37.0 .544 .209 .727 1.80 3.40 5.20 3.2 1.24 .67 2.08 2.50 21.1
 All-Star 7 3 20.3 .442 .000 .667 1.70 2.00 3.70 1.3 1.00 .57 .57 1.40 10.6

 CAREER TOTALS
            REBOUNDS  
YEAR TEAM MIN FGM-A 3PM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT AST STL BLK TO PF PTS
 82-83 LA 1,970 447-772 1-4 138-221 157 242 399 132 91 64 178 221 1,033
 83-84 LA 2,415 495-890 0-6 195-257 157 358 515 207 77 70 181 244 1,185
 84-85 LAL 2,696 610-1,0660-7190-245 169 342 511 201 87 67 198 196 1,410
 85-86 LAL 2,454 629-1,0860-13242-314 136 251 387 201 82 77 149 195 1,500
 86-87 LAL 2,819 651-1,2070-13292-389 158 308 466 226 108 83 168 206 1,594
 87-88 LAL 2,655 617-1,1612-16242-304 129 245 374 289 72 55 155 175 1,478
 88-89 LAL 2,960 702-1,2822-23251-321 169 320 489 288 108 56 182 175 1,657
 89-90 LAL 2,960711-1,29815-49248-317 160 318 478 288 99 49 160 190 1,685
 90-91 LAL 3,008716-1,45526-90212-266 107 249 356 275 104 35 127 117 1,670
 91-92 LAL 2,108450-1,0079-43166-204 98 207 305 252 76 23 127 89 1,075
 92-93 LAL 2,359510-1,14230-111171-211 73 174 247 278 92 27 137 87 1,221
 93-94 LAL 1,597340-838 32-111100-135 48 133 181 154 45 18 97 80 812
 Career 30,001 6,878-13,204 117-486 2,447-3,184 1,561 3,147 4,708 2,791 1,041 624 1,859 1,975 16,320
 Playoff 5,297 1,267-2,32914-67474-652 257 490 747 463 177 96 298 352 3,022
 All-Star 142 34-770-36-9 12 14 26 9 7 4 4 10 74