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: 1972-1984

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 season and last took the court during the 1984 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