1982-83 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 1983

NBA Champion: Philadelphia 76ers

NBA Finals:  Los Angeles Lakers (W)  0  Philadelphia 76ers (E)  4

NBA Finals MVP: Moses Malone (Philadelphia 76ers)

Main players: Moses Malone, Julius Erving, Maurice Cheeks (Philadelphia 76ers), Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jamaal Wilkes (Los Angeles Lakers).

Best players for the 1982-83 NBA season

Regular Season MVP: Moses Malone (Philadelphia 76ers).

All-NBA first team: Magic Johnson (Los Angeles Lakers), Sidney Moncrief (Milwaukee Bucks), Julius Erving (Philadelphia 76ers), Larry Bird (Boston Celtics), Moses Malone (Philadelphia 76ers).

All-NBA second team: Isiah Thomas (Detroit Pistons), George Gervin (San Antonio Spurs), Alex English (Denver Nuggets), Buck Williams (New Jersey Nets), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Los Angeles Lakers).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsAlex EnglishSFDenver Nuggets28.4
ReboundsMoses MaloneC/PFPhiladelphia 76ers15.3
BlocksTree RollinsCAtlanta Hawks4.3
AssistsMagic JohnsonPG/SGLos Angeles Lakers10.5
StealsM. Ray RichardsonSG/SFNew Jersey Nets2.8
EfficiencyMoses MaloneC/PFPhiladelphia 76ers25.1
3-point field goalsMike DunleavySFSan Antonio Spurs67

NBA Sixth Man: Bobby Jones (Philadelphia 76ers).

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 1982-83 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
Moses Malone780.58.38/16.7350.10.00/0.010.07.69/10.1076.10.20.00.00.00.00.3
Larry Bird790.59.46/18.7550.50.28/0.9728.94.44/5.2983.90.10.10.00.00.00.3
Magic Johnson790.56.47/11.8154.80.00/0.270.03.85/4.8180.00.10.10.00.00.00.2
Alex English820.411.70/22.6551.70.02/0.1513.34.95/5.9882.80.10.10.00.00.00.3
Artis Gilmore820.46.78/10.8362.60.00/0.070.04.48/6.0574.00.10.00.00.00.00.2
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar790.49.14/15.5458.80.00/0.030.03.52/4.7074.90.10.00.00.00.00.3
Robert Parish780.47.94/14.4255.10.00/0.010.03.47/4.9769.80.10.00.00.00.00.2
Kiki Vandeweghe820.410.26/18.7454.70.18/0.6229.05.96/6.8287.40.10.00.00.00.00.3
Jack Sikma750.56.45/13.9146.40.00/0.110.05.33/6.3783.70.20.00.00.00.00.2
Joe Barry Carroll790.59.94/19.3551.40.00/0.040.04.27/5.9471.90.10.00.00.00.00.3

More awards

Citizenship award: Julius Erving (Philadelphia 76ers).