1980-81


1980-81 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1980-1981 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

30.7 ppg
Adrian Dantley
(Utah Jazz)

Rebounds

14.8 rpg
Moses Malone
(Houston Rockets)

Assists

9.1 apg
Kevin Porter
(Washington Bullets)

Steals

3.4 spg
Magic Johnson
(Los Angeles Lakers)

Blocks

3.4 bpg
George Johnson
(San Antonio Spurs)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Jazz)
30.7 ppg
2
(Rockets)
27.8 ppg
3
(Spurs)
27.1 ppg
4
(Lakers)
26.2 ppg
5
(Nuggets)
25.5 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Jazz)
2,452 pts
2
(Rockets)
2,222 pts
3
(Spurs)
2,221 pts
4
(Lakers)
2,095 pts
5
(76ers)
2,014 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Rockets)
14.8 rpg
2
(Clippers)
12.4 rpg
3
(Warriors)
12.1 rpg
4
(Celtics)
10.9 rpg
5
(Supersonics)
10.4 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Rockets)
1,180 reb
2
(Clippers)
1,017 reb
3
(Warriors)
994 reb
4
(Celtics)
895 reb
5
(Supersonics)
852 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Bullets)
9.1 apg
2
(Lakers)
8.8 apg
3
(Kings)
8.8 apg
4
(Knicks)
7.9 apg
5
(Celtics)
7.7 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Bullets)
734 ast
2
(Lakers)
696 ast
3
(Knicks)
627 ast
4
(Celtics)
618 ast
5
(Kings)
580 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Lakers)
3.4 spg
2
(Knicks)
2.9 spg
3
(Bucks)
2.4 spg
4
(76ers)
2.4 spg
5
(Knicks)
2.3 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Knicks)
232 stl
2
(Bucks)
197 stl
3
(76ers)
193 stl
4
(Pacers)
186 stl
5
(Knicks)
185 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Spurs)
3.4 bpg
2
(Hawks)
2.9 bpg
3
(Lakers)
2.9 bpg
4
(Celtics)
2.6 bpg
5
(Bulls)
2.4 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Spurs)
278 blk
2
(Lakers)
228 blk
3
(Celtics)
214 blk
4
(Bulls)
198 blk
5
(Bucks)
184 blk

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