Otis Birdsong Stats

Last Updated on February 28, 2024

Otis Birdsong has taken part in 696 contests in his NBA career and tallied 21,627 mins in those contests. Birdsong has started in 317 games, and in those games he is averaging 18.0 points per game and has recorded 12,544 points in all. He scores 20.9 pts per 36 minutes, in addition to snagging 3.4 rebounds and collecting 3.8 dimes so far in his pro basketball career. By putting in 5,347 shots out of his 10,562 attempts, Birdsong has tallied a 50.6% shot %. By making 49 out of 179 baskets when shooting from distance, he has accounted for a three-point shooting percentage of 27.4%. By knocking down 5,298 out of his 10,383 two-point tries, he has earned an average of 51.0%. Birdsong has buried 1,801 out of his 2,748 attempts at the free throw line, which had him earning a clip of 65.5%. While he has earned an effective FG percentage of 50.9%, he has additionally accounted for 1,783 personal fouls as well as 1,491 giveaways. Having grabbed 1,152 defensive rebounds and 920 on the offensive end of the court, Birdsong has earned 2,072 total rebounds during his NBA career. He is sitting with 858 steals, in addition to 143 blocks and 2,260 assists. Concerning per game stats, Birdsong averages 3.2 assists in addition to 3.0 boards.

Otis Birdsong Stats

Year Team Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk G GS Min FG% 3P% eFG% FT% PPG APG RPG SPG
Career 12,544 2,072 2,260 858 143 696 317 21,627 50.6% 27.4% 50.9% 65.5% 18.0 3.2 3.0 1.2
1988-89 BOS 37 13 9 3 1 13 0 108 50.0% 33.3% 51.4% 0.0% 2.8 0.7 1.0 0.2
1987-88 NJN 730 167 222 54 11 67 59 1,882 45.8% 36.0% 46.4% 51.1% 10.9 3.3 2.5 0.8
1986-87 NJN 44 7 17 3 0 7 6 127 45.2% 0.0% 45.2% 66.7% 6.3 2.4 1.0 0.4
1985-86 NJN 1,214 202 261 85 17 77 74 2,395 51.3% 36.4% 51.7% 58.1% 15.8 3.4 2.6 1.1
1984-85 NJN 1,155 148 232 84 7 56 45 1,842 51.1% 19.0% 51.3% 62.2% 20.6 4.1 2.6 1.5
1983-84 NJN 1,365 170 266 86 17 69 57 2,168 50.8% 25.0% 51.0% 60.8% 19.8 3.9 2.5 1.2
1982-83 NJN 936 150 239 85 16 62 54 1,885 51.1% 33.3% 51.2% 56.6% 15.1 3.9 2.4 1.4
1981-82 NJN 524 97 124 30 5 37 22 1,025 46.9% 0.0% 46.9% 58.3% 14.2 3.4 2.6 0.8
1980-81 KCK 1,747 258 233 93 18 71 0 2,593 54.4% 28.6% 54.7% 69.7% 24.6 3.3 3.6 1.3
1979-80 KCK 1,858 331 202 136 22 82 0 2,885 50.5% 27.8% 50.8% 69.4% 22.7 2.5 4.0 1.7
1978-79 KCK 1,778 354 281 125 17 82 0 2,839 50.9% 0.0% 50.9% 72.5% 21.7 3.4 4.3 1.5
1977-78 KCK 1,156 175 174 74 12 73 0 1,878 49.2% 0.0% 49.2% 69.7% 15.8 2.4 2.4 1.0

1988-89 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 13 383rd
Games Started 0 303rd
Minutes Played 108 384th
Field Goals Made 0 1st
Field Goals Attempted 36 378th
Field Goal Percentage 50.0% 82nd
3-Pointers Made 1 198th
3-Pointers Attempted 3 256th
3-Point Percentage 33.3% 75th
2-Point Field Goals Made 17 371st
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 33 379th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.5% 76th
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 51.4% 81st
Free Throws Made 0 420th
Free Throws Attempted 2 408th
Free Throw Percentage 0.0% 420th
Offensive Rebounds 4 387th
Defensive Rebounds 9 390th
Total Rebounds 13 394th
Assists 9 377th
Steals 3 382nd
Blocks 1 360th
Turnovers 12 361st
Personal Fouls 10 806th
Total Points 37 826th
Points Per Game 2.8 859th
Rebounds Per Game 1.0 819th
Assists Per Game 0.7 884th
Steals Per Game 0.2 839th
Blocks Per Game 0.1 875th

1987-88 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 67 181st
Games Started 59 80th
Minutes Played 1,882 112th
Field Goals Made 1 798th
Field Goals Attempted 736 86th
Field Goal Percentage 45.8% 232nd
3-Pointers Made 9 89th
3-Pointers Attempted 25 99th
3-Point Percentage 36.0% 60th
2-Point Field Goals Made 328 95th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 711 89th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 46.1% 254th
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 46.4% 248th
Free Throws Made 47 255th
Free Throws Attempted 92 215th
Free Throw Percentage 51.1% 390th
Offensive Rebounds 73 158th
Defensive Rebounds 94 217th
Total Rebounds 167 200th
Assists 222 75th
Steals 54 124th
Blocks 11 208th
Turnovers 129 103rd
Personal Fouls 143 1028th
Total Points 730 1076th
Points Per Game 10.9 1072nd
Rebounds Per Game 2.5 977th
Assists Per Game 3.3 1127th
Steals Per Game 0.8 1063rd
Blocks Per Game 0.2 949th

1986-87 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 7 339th
Games Started 6 203rd
Minutes Played 127 323rd
Field Goals Made 1 873rd
Field Goals Attempted 42 319th
Field Goal Percentage 45.2% 215th
3-Pointers Made 0 189th
3-Pointers Attempted 1 253rd
3-Point Percentage 0.0% 189th
2-Point Field Goals Made 19 318th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 41 319th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 46.3% 218th
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 45.2% 233rd
Free Throws Made 6 335th
Free Throws Attempted 9 335th
Free Throw Percentage 66.7% 289th
Offensive Rebounds 3 340th
Defensive Rebounds 4 349th
Total Rebounds 7 349th
Assists 17 300th
Steals 3 327th
Blocks 0 337th
Turnovers 9 327th
Personal Fouls 16 877th
Total Points 44 880th
Points Per Game 6.3 991st
Rebounds Per Game 1.0 865th
Assists Per Game 2.4 1080th
Steals Per Game 0.4 954th
Blocks Per Game 0.0 2nd

1985-86 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 77 118th
Games Started 74 51st
Minutes Played 2,395 65th
Field Goals Made 1 860th
Field Goals Attempted 1,056 41st
Field Goal Percentage 51.3% 67th
3-Pointers Made 8 58th
3-Pointers Attempted 22 87th
3-Point Percentage 36.4% 30th
2-Point Field Goals Made 534 36th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 1,034 39th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.6% 79th
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 51.7% 67th
Free Throws Made 122 147th
Free Throws Attempted 210 118th
Free Throw Percentage 58.1% 326th
Offensive Rebounds 88 131st
Defensive Rebounds 114 178th
Total Rebounds 202 161st
Assists 261 62nd
Steals 85 55th
Blocks 17 144th
Turnovers 179 58th
Personal Fouls 228 1134th
Total Points 1,214 1152nd
Points Per Game 15.8 1147th
Rebounds Per Game 2.6 1007th
Assists Per Game 3.4 1128th
Steals Per Game 1.1 1132nd
Blocks Per Game 0.2 1019th

1984-85 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 56 219th
Games Started 45 107th
Minutes Played 1,842 116th
Field Goals Made 2 907th
Field Goals Attempted 968 55th
Field Goal Percentage 51.1% 89th
3-Pointers Made 4 86th
3-Pointers Attempted 21 82nd
3-Point Percentage 19.0% 121st
2-Point Field Goals Made 491 53rd
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 947 54th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.8% 91st
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 51.3% 95th
Free Throws Made 161 101st
Free Throws Attempted 259 78th
Free Throw Percentage 62.2% 303rd
Offensive Rebounds 60 171st
Defensive Rebounds 88 214th
Total Rebounds 148 206th
Assists 232 72nd
Steals 84 58th
Blocks 7 224th
Turnovers 117 127th
Personal Fouls 145 1034th
Total Points 1,155 1140th
Points Per Game 20.6 1177th
Rebounds Per Game 2.6 1010th
Assists Per Game 4.1 1153rd
Steals Per Game 1.5 1174th
Blocks Per Game 0.1 952nd

1983-84 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 69 182nd
Games Started 57 93rd
Minutes Played 2,168 85th
Field Goals Made 2 941st
Field Goals Attempted 1,147 34th
Field Goal Percentage 50.8% 89th
3-Pointers Made 5 61st
3-Pointers Attempted 20 69th
3-Point Percentage 25.0% 75th
2-Point Field Goals Made 578 34th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 1,127 35th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.3% 91st
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 51.0% 91st
Free Throws Made 194 87th
Free Throws Attempted 319 57th
Free Throw Percentage 60.8% 287th
Offensive Rebounds 74 144th
Defensive Rebounds 96 194th
Total Rebounds 170 177th
Assists 266 58th
Steals 86 61st
Blocks 17 151st
Turnovers 170 69th
Personal Fouls 180 1063rd
Total Points 1,365 1159th
Points Per Game 19.8 1173rd
Rebounds Per Game 2.5 1020th
Assists Per Game 3.9 1148th
Steals Per Game 1.2 1153rd
Blocks Per Game 0.2 1032nd

1982-83 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 62 198th
Games Started 54 94th
Minutes Played 1,885 109th
Field Goals Made 1 844th
Field Goals Attempted 834 75th
Field Goal Percentage 51.1% 76th
3-Pointers Made 2 100th
3-Pointers Attempted 6 152nd
3-Point Percentage 33.3% 32nd
2-Point Field Goals Made 424 67th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 828 72nd
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.2% 85th
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 51.2% 76th
Free Throws Made 82 184th
Free Throws Attempted 145 154th
Free Throw Percentage 56.6% 339th
Offensive Rebounds 53 205th
Defensive Rebounds 97 223rd
Total Rebounds 150 211th
Assists 239 70th
Steals 85 65th
Blocks 16 175th
Turnovers 114 149th
Personal Fouls 155 1039th
Total Points 936 1116th
Points Per Game 15.1 1138th
Rebounds Per Game 2.4 957th
Assists Per Game 3.9 1149th
Steals Per Game 1.4 1163rd
Blocks Per Game 0.3 1005th

1981-82 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 37 279th
Games Started 22 155th
Minutes Played 1,025 213th
Field Goals Made 1 893rd
Field Goals Attempted 480 157th
Field Goal Percentage 46.9% 202nd
3-Pointers Made 0 179th
3-Pointers Attempted 10 107th
3-Point Percentage 0.0% 179th
2-Point Field Goals Made 225 157th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 470 154th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 47.9% 193rd
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 46.9% 216th
Free Throws Made 74 206th
Free Throws Attempted 127 182nd
Free Throw Percentage 58.3% 323rd
Offensive Rebounds 30 254th
Defensive Rebounds 67 252nd
Total Rebounds 97 255th
Assists 124 146th
Steals 30 211th
Blocks 5 268th
Turnovers 64 218th
Personal Fouls 74 937th
Total Points 524 1031st
Points Per Game 14.2 1127th
Rebounds Per Game 2.6 992nd
Assists Per Game 3.4 1137th
Steals Per Game 0.8 1066th
Blocks Per Game 0.1 946th

1980-81 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 71 165th
Games Started 0 34th
Minutes Played 2,593 46th
Field Goals Made 2 1068th
Field Goals Attempted 1,306 16th
Field Goal Percentage 54.4% 24th
3-Pointers Made 10 26th
3-Pointers Attempted 35 29th
3-Point Percentage 28.6% 59th
2-Point Field Goals Made 700 12th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 1,271 16th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 55.1% 23rd
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 54.7% 23rd
Free Throws Made 317 23rd
Free Throws Attempted 455 16th
Free Throw Percentage 69.7% 235th
Offensive Rebounds 119 108th
Defensive Rebounds 139 156th
Total Rebounds 258 134th
Assists 233 79th
Steals 93 61st
Blocks 18 146th
Turnovers 173 78th
Personal Fouls 172 1056th
Total Points 1,747 1191st
Points Per Game 24.6 1197th
Rebounds Per Game 3.6 1057th
Assists Per Game 3.3 1121st
Steals Per Game 1.3 1152nd
Blocks Per Game 0.3 1031st

1979-80 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 82 6th
Games Started 0 41st
Minutes Played 2,885 17th
Field Goals Made 2 979th
Field Goals Attempted 1,546 6th
Field Goal Percentage 50.5% 77th
3-Pointers Made 10 40th
3-Pointers Attempted 36 40th
3-Point Percentage 27.8% 91st
2-Point Field Goals Made 771 6th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 1,510 6th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 51.1% 71st
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 50.8% 74th
Free Throws Made 286 31st
Free Throws Attempted 412 27th
Free Throw Percentage 69.4% 256th
Offensive Rebounds 170 57th
Defensive Rebounds 161 142nd
Total Rebounds 331 106th
Assists 202 93rd
Steals 136 18th
Blocks 22 142nd
Turnovers 179 64th
Personal Fouls 226 1139th
Total Points 1,858 1194th
Points Per Game 22.7 1194th
Rebounds Per Game 4.0 1061st
Assists Per Game 2.5 1072nd
Steals Per Game 1.7 1176th
Blocks Per Game 0.3 1008th

1978-79 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 82 5th
Games Started 0 38th
Minutes Played 2,839 22nd
Field Goals Made 2 1014th
Field Goals Attempted 1,456 8th
Field Goal Percentage 50.9% 63rd
3-Pointers Made 0 30th
3-Pointers Attempted 0 30th
3-Point Percentage 0.0% 30th
2-Point Field Goals Made 741 9th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 1,456 8th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 50.9% 63rd
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 50.9% 63rd
Free Throws Made 296 32nd
Free Throws Attempted 408 24th
Free Throw Percentage 72.5% 203rd
Offensive Rebounds 176 50th
Defensive Rebounds 178 121st
Total Rebounds 354 89th
Assists 281 59th
Steals 125 26th
Blocks 17 154th
Turnovers 200 54th
Personal Fouls 255 1153rd
Total Points 1,778 1189th
Points Per Game 21.7 1180th
Rebounds Per Game 4.3 1086th
Assists Per Game 3.4 1127th
Steals Per Game 1.5 1168th
Blocks Per Game 0.2 1013th

1977-78 Stats for Otis Birdsong

Stat Total NBA Rank
Games 73 145th
Games Started 0 44th
Minutes Played 1,878 115th
Field Goals Made 2 1040th
Field Goals Attempted 955 56th
Field Goal Percentage 49.2% 72nd
3-Pointers Made 0 36th
3-Pointers Attempted 0 36th
3-Point Percentage 0.0% 36th
2-Point Field Goals Made 470 55th
2-Point Field Goals Attempted 955 56th
2-Point Field Goal Percentage 49.2% 72nd
eFG% (Effective Field Goal Percentage) 49.2% 72nd
Free Throws Made 216 62nd
Free Throws Attempted 310 45th
Free Throw Percentage 69.7% 256th
Offensive Rebounds 70 167th
Defensive Rebounds 105 208th
Total Rebounds 175 197th
Assists 174 112th
Steals 74 101st
Blocks 12 205th
Turnovers 145 120th
Personal Fouls 179 1059th
Total Points 1,156 1147th
Points Per Game 15.8 1148th
Rebounds Per Game 2.4 952nd
Assists Per Game 2.4 1070th
Steals Per Game 1.0 1083rd
Blocks Per Game 0.2 956th