Norm Van Lier 
#0 SG | 6-1, 183lbs | Lions | Experience: 5 years
Born: 4/1/1947 (27) | College: St. Francis (Pa)

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

 Contract
  1974  1975  1976  1977  1978  1979  1980  1981 
 Value: $24,150,000  $25,300,000  $26,450,000  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0 
 Option: None  None  Team  None  None  None  None  None 
 Bird Years: 1                

 Season Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1974 ABCA LON 51 51 34.3 13.5 1.5 3.3 8.7 2.7 3.24 3.2 0.2 2.7 .451 .791 .275  
 1973 ABCA LON 82 49 29.8 11.6 1.6 2.9 7.1 2.9 2.44 3.1 0.2 2.3 .418 .751 .262  
 1972 ABCA SAS 64 64 30.8 9.0 1.0 2.7 7.0 3.1 2.24 2.6 0.1 2.5 .414 .763 .186  
 1971 ABCA SAS 82 82 36.5 10.9 1.4 2.8 8.4 3.4 2.49 3.1 0.1 3.0 .409 .727 .263  
 1970 ABCA ANW 79 62 25.7 7.6 1.0 1.8 4.9 2.3 2.15 2.1 0.1 1.8 .411 .822 .242  
 1969 ABCA ANW 82 82 36.0 8.3 1.1 2.7 7.3 2.8 2.62 2.5 0.1 3.5 .425 .778 .276  
 Career     440 390 32.1 10.0 1.3 2.7 7.2 2.9 2.50 2.8 0.2 2.6 .421 .767 .255  

 Shooting Averages
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1974 ABCA LON 5.2 11.4 .451 2.4 3.0 .791 2.7 4.2 .654 1.6 4.3 .373 0.8 2.9 .275  
 1973 ABCA LON 4.7 11.2 .418 1.6 2.1 .751 2.7 4.5 .602 1.3 4.3 .314 0.6 2.5 .262  
 1972 ABCA SAS 3.6 8.6 .414 1.6 2.0 .763 2.3 4.1 .569 0.9 2.9 .321 0.3 1.6 .186  
 1971 ABCA SAS 3.9 9.6 .409 2.5 3.5 .727 2.7 4.9 .549 0.8 2.8 .266 0.5 1.9 .263  
 1970 ABCA ANW 2.8 6.9 .411 1.5 1.8 .822 1.8 3.0 .604 0.6 2.2 .270 0.4 1.6 .242  
 1969 ABCA ANW 3.0 7.0 .425 2.0 2.6 .778 2.0 3.1 .631 0.6 2.3 .245 0.4 1.5 .276  
 Career     3.8 9.0 .421 1.9 2.5 .767 2.4 4.0 .596 0.9 3.1 .301 0.5 2.0 .255  

 Season Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1974 51 51 1747 263 583 121 153 41 149 688 76 244 444 165 137 165 12 140 130 
 1973 82 49 2441 385 921 130 173 53 202 953 135 375 586 254 240 254 20 187 349 
 1972 64 64 1969 228 551 100 131 19 102 575 67 242 450 168 201 168 9 158 162 
 1971 82 82 2989 323 790 208 286 41 156 895 116 349 685 256 275 256 11 248 77 
 1970 79 62 2032 223 542 120 146 31 128 597 80 222 389 169 181 169 11 144 -444 
 1969 82 82 2955 242 570 165 212 35 127 684 91 313 599 206 229 206 11 284 -419 
 Career 440 390 14133 1664 3957 844 1101 220 864 4392 565 1745 3153 1218 1263 1218 74 1161 -145 

 Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1974 ABCA LON .529 1.18 36.1 11.1 21.5 5.3 11.4 8.4 18.6 211.3 7.0 2.5 106.0 102.5  
 1973 ABCA LON .477 1.03 32.1 13.2 24.2 6.5 11.4 8.9 18.7 297.4 9.9 4.3 102.3 95.4  
 1972 ABCA SAS .473 1.04 35.7 16.0 20.7 4.0 10.2 7.1 14.7 107.8 3.6 2.5 98.8 94.5  
 1971 ABCA SAS .489 1.13 36.5 14.7 20.1 4.7 8.8 6.8 15.8 214.0 7.1 0.9 100.0 98.3  
 1970 ABCA ANW .492 1.10 33.1 15.4 18.5 4.5 8.3 6.4 14.6 107.9 3.6 -5.6 97.6 108.2  
 1969 ABCA ANW .516 1.20 40.2 15.4 14.5 3.6 8.7 6.2 12.2 53.5 1.8 -5.1 103.6 109.9  
 Career     .494 1.11 35.6 14.3 19.7 4.7 9.7 7.2 15.6 992.0 33.1 -0.3 101.5 101.7  

 Playoff Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1973 ABCA LON 10 10 37.3 16.6 2.3 3.8 10.0 3.8 2.63 3.2 0.0 3.0 .430 .708 .310  
 1972 ABCA SAS 23 23 30.9 7.4 1.0 2.6 6.4 2.8 2.30 2.5 0.2 1.9 .363 .667 .265  
 1971 ABCA SAS 13 13 36.6 12.8 1.2 2.5 9.8 3.2 3.02 2.8 0.0 2.2 .434 .775 .385  
 Career     46 46 33.9 11.0 1.4 2.8 8.1 3.1 2.60 2.8 0.1 2.2 .406 .716 .314  

 Playoff Shooting
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1973 ABCA LON 6.8 15.8 .430 1.7 2.4 .708 3.8 6.4 .594 1.7 5.2 .327 1.3 4.2 .310  
 1972 ABCA SAS 2.9 7.9 .363 1.3 2.0 .667 1.8 3.1 .577 0.7 3.3 .208 0.4 1.5 .265  
 1971 ABCA SAS 4.8 11.2 .434 2.4 3.1 .775 2.9 5.7 .514 1.2 3.5 .333 0.8 2.0 .385  
 Career     4.3 10.5 .406 1.7 2.4 .716 2.5 4.5 .560 1.0 3.8 .276 0.7 2.2 .314  

 Playoff Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1973 10 10 373 68 158 17 24 13 42 166 23 61 100 32 38 32 0 30 -1 
 1972 23 23 710 66 182 30 45 9 34 171 24 84 147 58 64 58 4 43 -33 
 1971 13 13 476 63 145 31 40 10 26 167 16 48 127 37 42 37 0 28 42 
 Career 46 46 1559 197 485 78 109 32 102 504 63 193 374 127 144 127 4 101

 Playoff Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1973 ABCA LON .491 1.05 32.6 12.4 25.5 6.6 12.3 9.3 16.9 35.7 1.2 -0.1 95.3 95.1  
 1972 ABCA SAS .426 0.94 35.6 15.5 18.6 3.8 9.2 6.6 9.7 -13.7 -0.5 -1.4 94.7 96.8  
 1971 ABCA SAS .515 1.15 38.3 12.7 22.6 4.3 8.4 6.3 13.6 18.4 0.6 3.2 103.9 98.8  
 Career     .473 1.04 35.6 13.7 21.5 4.7 9.7 7.2 12.6 40.5 1.3 0.2 97.6 97.0  

 College Averages
 Season TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1968 - 32 0 34.3 13.3 1.7 3.8 10.4 2.5 4.20 2.8 0.2 2.3 .435 .743 .000  
 Total   32 0 34.3 13.3 1.7 3.8 10.4 2.5 4.20 2.8 0.2 2.3 .435 .743 .000  

 College Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1968 32 0 1099 173 398 81 109 0 0 427 54 177 332 91 79 91 6 75
 Career 32 0 1099 173 398 81 109 0 0 427 54 177 332 91 79 91 6 75

 Career Highs
 Type PTS OREB REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA  
 Season 26 5 10 16 8 2 7 11 20 9 12 4 10  
 Playoff 25 5 10 18 7 2 9 11 21 8 10 3 6  
 Career 27 6 12 18 9 2 9 11 21 10 12 4 10  

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

 Awards & Achievements
 Season Award
 Total Player of the Game: 23
 Total All-Star Appearances: 1
 Total All-Defensive First Team: 2
 Total All-Defensive Second Team: 1
 Total Assists Leader: 1
 Total Steals Leader: 1
 1969 ABCA Rookie Game Participant
 1969 ABCA All-Defensive First Team
 1971 ABCA All-Defensive First Team
 1971 ABCA Assists Leader
 1971 ABCA Steals Leader
 1973 ABCA All-Defensive Second Team
 1974 ABCA All-Star

 Transactions
 Date Action
 6/25/1969 Drafted by the KK Wloclawek with pick #13 of round 1.
 6/24/1971 Traded to the Baskonia
 7/20/1973 Signed with the Lions for $98,900,000 over 4 years.


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