Happy Hairston 
#51 PF | 6-7, 234lbs | Hornets | Experience: 8 years
Born: 5/31/1942 (30) | College: New York University

 Attributes
  INS JPS FT 3PS HND PAS ORB DRB PSD PRD STL BLK QKN STR JMP STA  
 Current: A+ C- B- D C C- A+ A+ C C- B F+ C C+ A- A  
 Potential: A D B D C D A A C D B F          
 Health: Good
 Status: Active Roster

 Contract
  1972  1973  1974  1975  1976  1977  1978  1979 
 Value: $33,350,000  $35,650,000  $37,950,000  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0 
 Option: None  None  Team  None  None  None  None  None 
 Bird Years: 7                

 Season Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1972 ABCA CHA 82 82 32.1 22.2 3.2 6.0 2.2 2.3 0.94 1.9 0.3 3.2 .496 .750 .233  
 1971 ABCA CHA 82 82 32.4 24.3 3.1 5.8 2.1 2.3 0.93 1.8 0.3 3.0 .501 .709 .234  
 1970 ABCA CHA 82 82 29.4 20.8 2.4 5.1 1.9 2.3 0.81 1.3 0.2 3.4 .495 .693 .351  
 1969 ABCA CHA 82 82 33.6 21.2 2.8 6.5 1.9 2.1 0.94 1.3 0.4 3.6 .534 .744 .279  
 1968 ABCA CHA 82 82 34.1 14.8 2.4 5.0 2.4 2.6 0.91 1.4 0.3 3.6 .500 .749 .233  
 1967 ABCA CIN 74 0 34.0 17.9 3.2 5.2 1.3 0.0 95.00 0.0 0.0 2.7 .487 .699 .000  
 1966 ABCA CIN 79 0 30.9 14.9 2.7 5.3 0.8 0.0 62.00 0.0 0.0 3.5 .479 .660 .000  
 1965 ABCA CIN 72 0 24.9 14.1 2.4 5.1 0.6 0.0 44.00 0.0 0.0 3.0 .489 .685 .000  
 1964 ABCA CIN 61 0 12.1 6.1 1.6 3.2 0.4 0.0 27.00 0.0 0.0 1.6 .373 .667 .000  
 Career     696 410 29.8 17.8 2.7 5.3 1.6 1.4 1.15 0.9 0.2 3.1 .494 .711 .261  

 Shooting Averages
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1972 ABCA CHA 8.7 17.5 .496 4.7 6.2 .750 7.2 12.2 .590 1.2 4.3 .291 0.2 1.0 .233  
 1971 ABCA CHA 9.4 18.7 .501 5.4 7.6 .709 7.9 13.7 .580 1.2 4.0 .296 0.2 0.9 .234  
 1970 ABCA CHA 7.7 15.6 .495 5.1 7.4 .693 6.5 11.5 .567 1.0 3.4 .280 0.2 0.7 .351  
 1969 ABCA CHA 7.8 14.5 .534 5.5 7.4 .744 6.6 10.9 .608 0.9 2.9 .324 0.2 0.7 .279  
 1968 ABCA CHA 5.6 11.1 .500 3.5 4.6 .749 4.4 6.9 .633 1.0 3.5 .291 0.2 0.7 .233  
 1967 ABCA CIN 6.5 13.3 .487 4.9 7.1 .699 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1966 ABCA CIN 5.8 12.2 .479 3.2 4.8 .660 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1965 ABCA CIN 5.5 11.3 .489 3.1 4.5 .685 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1964 ABCA CIN 2.1 5.8 .373 1.8 2.7 .667 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 Career     6.7 13.6 .494 4.2 5.9 .711 3.8 6.5 .592 0.6 2.1 .295 0.1 0.5 .261  

 Season Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1972 82 82 2633 711 1434 382 509 20 86 1824 259 751 178 155 189 155 24 260 843 
 1971 82 82 2655 767 1531 443 625 18 77 1995 251 723 173 146 186 146 21 247 793 
 1970 82 82 2414 633 1280 419 605 20 57 1705 200 618 152 107 188 107 19 278 609 
 1969 82 82 2756 637 1192 450 605 17 61 1741 230 764 159 109 169 109 30 299 445 
 1968 82 82 2800 457 914 283 378 14 60 1211 197 609 195 111 215 111 21 294 178 
 1967 74 0 2517 481 987 365 522 0 0 1327 235 617 95 0 0 0 0 199
 1966 79 0 2442 461 962 252 382 0 0 1174 216 631 62 0 0 0 0 273
 1965 72 0 1794 398 814 220 321 0 0 1016 176 546 44 0 0 0 0 216
 1964 61 0 736 131 351 110 165 0 0 372 97 293 27 0 0 0 0 95
 Career 696 410 20747 4676 9465 2924 4112 89 341 12365 1861 5552 1085 628 947 628 115 2161 2868 

 Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1972 ABCA CHA .550 1.27 8.8 9.3 27.9 10.1 19.9 14.9 23.8 485.1 16.2 10.3 103.6 88.8  
 1971 ABCA CHA .553 1.30 8.0 8.6 29.8 10.0 19.8 14.7 25.3 548.6 18.3 9.7 106.3 91.9  
 1970 ABCA CHA .551 1.33 8.1 10.0 28.2 8.8 19.8 14.1 22.4 394.4 13.1 7.4 105.8 93.0  
 1969 ABCA CHA .597 1.46 8.9 9.5 23.4 9.4 22.2 15.8 22.7 461.2 15.4 5.4 108.3 99.9  
 1968 ABCA CHA .561 1.32 13.1 14.4 18.8 7.8 18.7 12.9 15.4 204.9 6.8 2.2 107.0 103.2  
 1967 ABCA CIN .546 1.34 7.2 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1966 ABCA CIN .519 1.22 5.2 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1965 ABCA CIN .532 1.25 4.4 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1964 ABCA CIN .439 1.06 6.0 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 Career     .548 1.31 8.2 7.1 16.3 9.2 20.1 14.5 22.6 2094.2 69.8 4.1 106.2 95.4  

 Playoff Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1972 ABCA CHA 12 12 31.6 23.0 3.5 5.2 2.2 2.2 1.00 2.1 0.1 3.3 .495 .635 .524  
 1971 ABCA CHA 11 11 37.2 18.5 4.6 7.1 3.1 2.9 1.06 2.1 0.3 3.5 .378 .657 .143  
 1970 ABCA CHA 11 11 33.5 25.8 2.7 5.0 2.5 1.5 1.59 1.6 0.1 3.4 .466 .736 .250  
 1969 ABCA CHA 13 13 42.2 28.4 3.5 6.9 3.1 2.3 1.33 2.0 0.4 3.6 .513 .718 .143  
 1968 ABCA CHA 12 12 30.2 18.6 1.8 4.8 1.8 2.8 0.67 1.3 0.3 4.3 .565 .738 .211  
 Career     59 59 35.0 23.0 3.2 5.8 2.5 2.3 1.08 1.8 0.2 3.6 .481 .702 .265  

 Playoff Shooting
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1972 ABCA CHA 9.1 18.3 .495 3.9 6.2 .635 7.3 12.3 .588 0.9 4.3 .216 0.9 1.8 .524  
 1971 ABCA CHA 7.2 19.0 .378 4.0 6.1 .657 5.8 11.8 .492 1.2 5.9 .200 0.2 1.3 .143  
 1970 ABCA CHA 9.3 19.9 .466 7.1 9.6 .736 7.5 14.7 .506 1.6 4.5 .367 0.2 0.7 .250  
 1969 ABCA CHA 10.5 20.4 .513 7.2 10.1 .718 8.8 14.8 .591 1.5 3.9 .373 0.2 1.6 .143  
 1968 ABCA CHA 7.3 12.8 .565 3.8 5.1 .738 6.1 8.6 .709 0.8 2.7 .313 0.3 1.6 .211  
 Career     8.7 18.1 .481 5.2 7.4 .702 7.1 12.5 .571 1.2 4.2 .286 0.4 1.4 .265  

 Playoff Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1972 12 12 379 109 220 47 74 11 21 276 42 104 26 25 26 25 1 39
 1971 11 11 409 79 209 44 67 2 14 204 51 129 34 23 32 23 3 38 -2 
 1970 11 11 368 102 219 78 106 2 8 284 30 85 27 18 17 18 1 37 72 
 1969 13 13 549 136 265 94 131 3 21 369 45 135 40 26 30 26 5 47 21 
 1968 12 12 362 87 154 45 61 4 19 223 21 79 22 15 33 15 4 52 -22 
 Career 59 59 2067 513 1067 308 439 22 83 1356 189 532 149 107 138 107 14 213 71 

 Playoff Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1972 ABCA CHA .545 1.25 8.5 8.5 27.9 10.6 18.3 14.1 21.9 58.7 2.0 0.2 103.3 101.7  
 1971 ABCA CHA .429 0.98 11.2 10.5 26.2 11.4 22.7 16.3 14.6 19.1 0.6 -0.2 100.8 100.3  
 1970 ABCA CHA .534 1.30 8.7 5.5 29.9 8.7 18.0 13.1 22.7 61.7 2.1 6.5 108.9 99.4  
 1969 ABCA CHA .570 1.39 10.2 7.6 25.5 8.8 19.0 13.7 22.8 92.6 3.1 1.6 104.8 102.9  
 1968 ABCA CHA .619 1.45 9.3 14.0 23.9 6.9 21.7 13.9 17.9 39.8 1.3 -1.8 105.3 106.1  
 Career     .538 1.27 9.6 8.9 21.5 9.4 19.8 14.3 20.1 271.9 9.1 1.2 104.5 102.0  

 Career Highs
 Type PTS OREB REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA  
 Season 40 9 17 6 7 2 7 14 31 18 22 2 6  
 Playoff 48 9 17 7 5 2 7 17 28 14 19 3 5  
 Career 50 11 18 8 7 3 8 20 32 18 22 3 6  

 Game Logs
 Date Opp W/L MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS ORB REB AST TO STL BLK PF +/-
 10/31 NYK W 42 12 26 1 2 0 1 25 7 17 1 4 2 1 5 -1
 11/2 SEA W 24 4 9 4 5 0 0 12 1 3 3 3 0 0 3 4
 11/3 NYK L 37 10 16 0 0 0 1 20 0 6 2 3 4 0 3 1
 11/8 MAD W 32 5 11 7 12 1 2 18 3 14 3 6 0 2 2 27
 11/9 MIN W 42 11 22 5 6 0 1 27 6 14 3 0 2 0 4 13
 11/11 ORT W 34 8 19 0 0 0 1 16 3 8 3 0 2 0 2 26
 11/15 CHI W 39 12 23 2 4 1 2 27 1 10 1 3 2 0 0 -4
 11/17 POR W 26 10 15 5 7 0 0 25 3 8 4 0 2 0 4 12
 11/20 SEA W 32 14 27 2 2 1 4 31 5 10 2 2 2 0 3 23
 11/21 CHI W 31 6 11 11 14 1 1 24 2 7 0 2 5 0 4 16
 11/23 SEA W 31 9 19 3 4 0 1 21 3 11 4 4 1 0 3 19
 11/25 ZAG W 31 9 16 3 4 0 0 21 4 9 4 0 4 1 1 19
 11/28 MON W 35 5 20 8 8 0 2 18 3 9 4 5 5 0 2 12
 11/29 TEL W 29 13 20 5 5 0 0 31 4 13 1 0 2 0 1 26
 12/1 ZAG W 31 5 16 1 2 0 1 11 5 12 3 3 1 0 3 18
 12/3 SAS L 26 2 12 0 2 0 2 4 2 7 1 4 1 1 5 -7
 12/4 MON W 38 7 18 6 9 0 0 20 6 13 6 1 0 0 4 5
 12/6 LON W 35 12 26 10 13 0 0 34 3 8 5 3 2 0 3 18
 12/9 MON W 16 6 9 3 4 0 0 15 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 14
 12/10 ATL W 34 10 19 8 10 0 0 28 4 11 0 2 1 2 3 -1
 12/13 CHI W 29 9 15 5 5 1 1 24 2 8 1 1 4 0 2 25
 12/14 SEA W 39 10 19 4 7 1 3 25 3 7 2 3 2 0 1 18
 12/16 CHI W 34 11 18 3 4 0 0 25 3 11 3 1 0 0 3 19
 12/17 BOS L 33 10 17 2 4 0 1 22 3 5 2 2 1 0 4 -12
 12/21 ATL W 28 9 17 2 2 0 2 20 1 5 0 2 1 0 3 29
 12/22 SEA W 33 10 21 6 6 0 3 26 2 9 5 3 4 0 3 12
 12/26 IST L 38 8 17 2 2 0 1 18 3 9 3 2 1 2 4 -6
 12/27 BOS W 19 10 12 9 11 0 0 29 0 6 0 1 0 0 4 12
 12/30 MIN W 30 4 10 2 2 0 0 10 3 5 2 3 1 0 3 -3
 12/31 BKN L 39 7 28 3 4 0 1 17 5 10 2 3 6 0 3 -15
 1/3 LON W 30 5 18 9 12 0 1 19 3 4 1 0 1 0 0 23
 1/4 HAM W 31 11 14 6 11 1 1 29 4 10 1 0 1 0 4 11
 1/8 MON W 35 8 17 7 8 2 5 25 4 8 0 6 3 0 2 10
 1/9 NYK W 31 11 16 8 10 0 0 30 2 10 2 3 1 0 4 19
 1/13 NYK L 37 13 24 4 4 0 2 30 3 11 1 1 1 0 3 10
 1/15 ANW L 39 12 27 6 8 0 0 30 6 15 2 2 3 0 6 -5
 1/17 MEX W 38 13 20 2 4 1 1 29 4 8 4 5 3 0 5 12
 1/18 MON W 27 10 19 0 0 0 0 20 2 7 3 0 1 2 3 29
 1/21 MIN L 38 8 18 0 2 1 3 17 5 14 1 3 2 0 5 -6
 1/22 POR L 33 9 18 10 14 0 0 28 0 6 4 2 0 0 5 11
 1/24 ATL W 32 8 13 4 8 0 0 20 2 9 1 1 1 1 3 35
 1/25 BKN L 29 7 18 1 2 0 0 15 4 5 4 3 5 0 2 -31
 1/28 ANW W 19 3 5 3 4 0 1 9 1 7 2 1 0 0 3 13
 1/29 MIN W 29 10 18 4 5 0 0 24 2 8 1 2 2 0 3 20
 1/31 ATL W 30 12 19 8 8 1 3 33 1 7 2 0 1 1 1 21
 2/2 BOS L 31 6 15 1 2 0 1 13 1 6 2 4 0 0 1 -28
 2/4 ATL W 32 13 20 3 3 0 1 29 4 10 1 0 2 0 4 18
 2/6 BOS L 38 6 20 4 4 0 0 16 3 12 2 4 2 0 4 -1
 2/7 SAS W 30 5 11 2 2 0 0 12 2 9 0 4 1 0 6 16
 2/13 MIN W 30 10 19 2 2 0 0 22 7 9 2 5 1 0 1 18
 2/15 BKN W 32 9 14 8 10 0 1 26 1 9 4 4 2 0 5 9
 2/17 NYK L 27 8 17 0 0 0 1 16 2 7 1 1 2 0 4 -1
 2/18 MON W 27 14 22 4 5 1 1 33 5 10 1 1 1 1 5 24
 2/22 CHI W 28 3 12 6 6 0 1 12 2 8 2 1 0 1 4 24
 2/23 POR W 31 9 15 4 5 0 0 22 1 6 3 1 2 0 6 -6
 2/25 ORT L 40 12 23 9 12 0 4 33 4 11 1 2 1 0 4 1
 2/27 ATL W 30 11 14 18 22 0 0 40 2 4 3 2 5 1 3 48
 3/1 NYK W 31 8 16 4 6 0 0 20 3 7 2 2 1 0 4 -1
 3/2 BKN L 31 11 25 5 6 1 2 28 5 11 3 0 3 0 5 -1
 3/4 BOS W 29 6 11 5 8 0 0 17 2 8 4 1 4 1 1 31
 3/7 BOS L 39 12 22 8 12 0 0 32 4 13 1 5 3 0 4 7
 3/9 NYK W 37 14 28 10 11 0 0 38 5 11 3 6 1 1 4 5
 3/10 POR W 40 12 24 4 8 0 1 28 3 12 4 3 0 0 3 8
 3/13 BKN W 36 9 15 1 2 0 0 19 4 14 3 3 3 1 2 4
 3/14 MAD L 25 5 10 2 2 0 1 12 4 10 4 2 0 0 3 -20
 3/17 CHI W 26 8 15 8 10 0 1 24 4 5 2 2 1 0 4 13
 3/18 ATL W 24 9 15 3 4 1 1 22 1 7 1 0 1 0 3 19
 3/22 BKN L 29 6 14 7 8 0 1 19 3 10 1 3 2 0 4 -1
 3/23 BKN L 30 0 6 5 6 0 0 5 1 6 1 0 2 0 3 -9
 3/27 MEX W 32 6 12 4 6 1 1 17 4 10 2 3 2 0 3 20
 3/28 MIN L 40 8 22 6 8 0 0 22 4 11 2 3 7 1 2 8
 3/31 TEL W 39 11 22 4 5 0 3 26 8 15 2 3 3 0 1 10
 4/1 CHI W 30 10 15 5 6 0 0 25 6 13 4 2 4 0 1 46
 4/3 SEA W 30 11 18 2 2 1 1 25 0 6 2 2 2 0 4 29
 4/6 MON W 25 10 15 9 14 0 0 29 9 15 3 3 1 1 4 30
 4/7 BOS L 38 3 13 6 10 0 2 12 3 9 0 1 2 0 4 0
 4/11 POR L 37 11 31 2 2 1 6 25 5 15 2 4 4 2 5 3
 4/12 POR L 19 3 11 1 4 1 1 8 1 6 1 1 1 0 5 -6
 4/15 HAM W 40 9 19 5 8 0 0 23 1 7 2 5 1 1 3 12
 4/16 MIN W 33 3 17 5 6 0 1 11 6 11 2 1 0 0 2 19
 4/18 IST L 37 11 22 4 6 0 1 26 3 9 3 7 1 0 0 -23
 4/19 SEA W 35 11 22 12 16 1 5 35 3 12 2 2 4 0 2 27
 4/21 BOS W 39 9 20 7 8 0 0 25 4 10 0 2 3 0 2 0
 4/22 BOS W 27 13 21 4 6 3 4 33 5 10 4 3 3 0 3 27
 4/24 BOS L 40 6 21 6 10 0 1 18 5 13 3 4 3 0 2 -23
 4/25 BOS W 35 10 19 6 9 1 2 27 5 10 2 3 2 0 4 16
 4/27 BOS W 33 10 23 6 14 0 1 26 6 11 3 0 1 0 2 -7
 5/3 NYK L 11 2 9 0 1 0 2 4 4 5 1 4 0 0 4 -11
 5/4 NYK L 30 8 19 2 2 1 2 19 1 8 2 1 1 0 4 -2
 5/6 NYK W 14 5 7 3 4 1 1 14 1 2 1 1 1 0 5 -9
 5/7 NYK W 36 15 24 5 9 1 1 36 3 10 3 1 2 0 2 5
 5/9 NYK W 40 11 20 1 2 2 2 25 2 9 2 2 1 1 3 11
 5/11 NYK L 37 10 22 5 7 1 3 26 2 8 1 4 4 0 4 -5
 5/13 NYK W 37 10 15 2 2 1 2 23 4 8 4 1 4 0 4 0

 Awards & Achievements
 Season Award
 Total Player of the Game: 83
 Total Player of the Week: 1
 Total All-Star Appearances: 2
 Total All-League Second Team: 1
 1969 ABCA All-Star
 1971 ABCA All-Star
 1971 ABCA All-League Second Team

 Transactions
 Date Action
 10/8/1969 Drafted by the Bulls with pick #8 of round 4 of the creation draft.
 10/8/1969 Traded to the Hornets
 7/17/1970 Re-signed with the Hornets for $166,750,000 over 5 years.


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