1979-80


1979-80 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1979-1980 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

33.1 ppg
George Gervin
(San Antonio Spurs)

Rebounds

15.0 rpg
Swen Nater
(San Diego Clippers)

Assists

10.1 apg
Micheal Ray Richardson
(New York Knicks)

Steals

3.2 spg
Micheal Ray Richardson
(New York Knicks)

Blocks

3.4 bpg
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Los Angeles Lakers)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
33.1 ppg
2
(Clippers)
30.2 ppg
3
(Jazz)
28.0 ppg
4
(76ers)
26.9 ppg
5
(Rockets)
25.8 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
2,585 pts
2
(Rockets)
2,119 pts
3
(76ers)
2,100 pts
4
(Clippers)
2,055 pts
5
(Lakers)
2,034 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Clippers)
15.0 rpg
2
(Rockets)
14.5 rpg
3
(Bullets)
13.3 rpg
4
(76ers)
11.9 rpg
5
(Supersonics)
11.1 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Clippers)
1,216 reb
2
(Rockets)
1,190 reb
3
(Bullets)
1,094 reb
4
(76ers)
950 reb
5
(Supersonics)
908 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Knicks)
10.1 apg
2
(Celtics)
8.4 apg
3
(Cavaliers)
8.0 apg
4
(Lakers)
7.8 apg
5
(Warriors)
7.5 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Knicks)
832 ast
2
(Celtics)
671 ast
3
(Lakers)
642 ast
4
(Kings)
610 ast
5
(Cavaliers)
607 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Knicks)
3.2 spg
2
(Nets)
2.7 spg
3
(Pacers)
2.6 spg
4
(Supersonics)
2.4 spg
5
(Lakers)
2.4 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Knicks)
265 stl
2
(Nets)
223 stl
3
(Pacers)
211 stl
4
(Supersonics)
200 stl
5
(Lakers)
187 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Lakers)
3.4 bpg
2
(Nets)
3.2 bpg
3
(Hawks)
3.0 bpg
4
(Pistons)
2.7 bpg
5
(Bullets)
2.3 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Lakers)
280 blk
2
(Nets)
258 blk
3
(Hawks)
244 blk
4
(Pistons)
220 blk
5
(Bullets)
189 blk

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 70 Games or 1400 Points, 800 Rebounds, 400 Assists, 125 Steals, 100 Blocks.