Don Buse

Donald R. Buse , "Don, Boo"
Born: August 10, 1950
Huntingburg, IN USA
Position: G
High School: Holland
College: Evansville
Drafted: 1972, Round 3 Pick 4, #34 Overall
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 190
Career: 1972-73-1984-85

Don Buse averaged 7.1 points, 2.7 rebounds and 4.6 assists per game in his 966-game career with the Indiana Pacers, Phoenix Suns, Portland Trail Blazers and Kansas City Kings. He began playing during the 1972-73 season and last took the court during the 1984-85 campaign.


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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1972-73Indiana Pacers770148436016324510982961142102230066143413
1973-74Indiana Pacers7701877427170107367048851692542581462075109424
1974-75Indiana Pacers8002369500216123385947841882723351661595149517
1975-76Indiana Pacers84033808874002087222017990232322689346311591941051
1976-77Indiana Pacers81029476392660014511466204270685281160129646
1977-78Phoenix Suns82822547626287001361125919024939118514124144686
1978-79Phoenix Suns82822544576285009170441732173561561896149640
1979-80Phoenix Suns81812499589261791912885701632333201321091111626
1980-81Indiana Pacers5801095287114581965501965841407483861297
1981-82Indiana Pacers8278252968531218973123100461772234071642795176797
1982-83Portland Trail Blazers4116431827235946411935541154422560194
1983-84Kansas City Kings761013273521505918806329871163038618762381
1984-85Kansas City Kings651493920382873130232140612033814575218
Totals966348261806313277896932013021014728183725654425181816399615626890


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1972-73Indiana Pacers77019.345.320.875.21.21.52.72.90.00.00.91.95.4
1973-74Indiana Pacers77024.439.833.668.61.12.23.33.41.90.31.01.45.5
1974-75Indiana Pacers80029.643.230.979.71.12.43.44.22.10.21.21.96.5
1975-76Indiana Pacers84040.245.134.681.41.12.83.88.24.10.41.92.312.5
1976-77Indiana Pacers81036.441.678.60.82.53.38.53.50.20.01.68.0
1977-78Phoenix Suns828231.145.882.40.72.33.04.82.30.21.51.88.4
1978-79Phoenix Suns828231.049.576.90.52.12.64.31.90.21.21.87.8
1979-80Phoenix Suns818130.944.324.166.40.92.02.94.01.60.11.11.47.7
1980-81Indiana Pacers58018.939.732.876.90.31.11.42.41.30.10.71.15.1
1981-82Indiana Pacers827830.845.538.681.30.62.22.75.02.00.31.22.19.7
1982-83Portland Trail Blazers41115.739.625.789.10.50.91.32.81.10.00.61.54.7
1983-84Kansas City Kings761017.542.630.578.80.41.11.54.01.10.01.10.85.0
1984-85Kansas City Kings651414.440.435.676.70.30.60.93.10.60.00.71.23.4
Averages96634827.144.033.077.90.81.92.74.61.90.21.01.67.1

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1972-73Indiana Pacers1416345160021131213251700103045
1973-74Indiana Pacers143316830079617203736301122173
1974-75Indiana Pacers1857610339063016164258804551742100
1975-76Indiana Pacers3138331503443111426707737
1977-78Phoenix Suns2761140000055440138
1978-79Phoenix Suns1551211647003324173855522351531118
1979-80Phoenix Suns82366428135117813214460131568
1980-81Indiana Pacers235814122055730245
1982-83Portland Trail Blazers531820043022700227
1983-84Kansas City Kings350167636403311113521
Totals842148472189232512079731522252841191282160482

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1972-73Indiana Pacers1411.635.661.90.90.91.81.20.00.00.72.13.2
1973-74Indiana Pacers1423.644.166.71.21.42.62.62.10.10.91.55.2
1974-75Indiana Pacers1832.037.953.30.92.33.24.42.50.30.92.35.6
1975-76Indiana Pacers346.045.5100.01.03.74.78.72.30.02.32.312.3
1977-78Phoenix Suns238.036.40.02.52.52.02.00.00.51.54.0
1978-79Phoenix Suns1534.140.572.71.12.53.73.51.50.31.02.17.9
1979-80Phoenix Suns829.543.838.563.61.01.62.65.50.80.01.61.98.5
1980-81Indiana Pacers217.512.525.0100.00.02.52.53.51.50.01.02.02.5
1982-83Portland Trail Blazers56.225.075.00.00.40.41.40.00.00.40.41.4
1983-84Kansas City Kings316.743.850.066.70.01.01.03.70.30.31.01.77.0
Averages96625.640.0108.765.80.91.82.73.41.40.11.01.95.7

Awards

1974 - ABA All-Defensive Team
1975 - ABA All-ABA Second Team
1975 - ABA All-Defensive Team
1976 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1977 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1978 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1979 - NBA All-Defensive First Team tie