1981-82


1981-82 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1981-1982 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

32.3 ppg
George Gervin
(San Antonio Spurs)

Rebounds

14.7 rpg
Moses Malone
(Houston Rockets)

Assists

9.6 apg
Johnny Moore
(San Antonio Spurs)

Steals

2.7 spg
Magic Johnson
(Los Angeles Lakers)

Blocks

3.1 bpg
George Johnson
(San Antonio Spurs)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
32.3 ppg
2
(Rockets)
31.1 ppg
3
(Jazz)
30.3 ppg
4
(Nuggets)
25.4 ppg
5
(76ers)
24.4 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
2,551 pts
2
(Rockets)
2,520 pts
3
(Jazz)
2,457 pts
4
(Nuggets)
2,082 pts
5
(76ers)
1,974 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Rockets)
14.7 rpg
2
(Supersonics)
12.7 rpg
3
(Nets)
12.3 rpg
4
(Trail Blazers)
11.7 rpg
5
(Knicks)
11.3 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Rockets)
1,188 reb
2
(Supersonics)
1,038 reb
3
(Nets)
1,005 reb
4
(Trail Blazers)
921 reb
5
(Knicks)
903 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Spurs)
9.6 apg
2
(Lakers)
9.5 apg
3
(76ers)
8.4 apg
4
(Celtics)
8.0 apg
5
(Lakers)
8.0 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Spurs)
762 ast
2
(Lakers)
743 ast
3
(76ers)
667 ast
4
(Lakers)
652 ast
5
(Jazz)
630 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Lakers)
2.7 spg
2
(76ers)
2.6 spg
3
(Knicks)
2.6 spg
4
(Bucks)
2.5 spg
5
(Nets)
2.4 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Knicks)
213 stl
2
(76ers)
209 stl
3
(Lakers)
208 stl
4
(Nets)
199 stl
5
(Jazz)
185 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Spurs)
3.1 bpg
2
(Hawks)
2.8 bpg
3
(Lakers)
2.7 bpg
4
(Bulls)
2.7 bpg
5
(Celtics)
2.4 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Spurs)
234 blk
2
(Hawks)
224 blk
3
(Bulls)
220 blk
4
(Lakers)
207 blk
5
(Celtics)
192 blk

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