Michael Cooper

Michael Jerome Cooper , "Mike"
Born: April 15, 1956
Los Angeles, CA USA
Position: G-F
High School: Pasadena
College: New Mexico, Pasadena CC
Drafted: 1978, Round 3 Pick 16, #60 Overall
Height: 6'5"
Weight: 170
Career: 1978-79-1989-90
Coaching Career
Minor League Statistics

Michael Cooper averaged 8.9 points, 3.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game in his 873-game career with the Los Angeles Lakers. He began playing during the 1978-79 season and last took the court during the 1989-90 campaign.

Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles Lakers

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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
1978-79Los Angeles Lakers307630000000010116
1979-80Los Angeles Lakers82919735783032051431111011282292218638142215722
1980-81Los Angeles Lakers8138262565432119414911712121533633213378164249763
1981-82Los Angeles Lakers761421977413831721711398418526923012061151216907
1982-83Los Angeles Lakers82321484972662151301028219227431511550128208639
1983-84Los Angeles Lakers8292387549273121381851555320926248211367148267739
1984-85Los Angeles Lakers8220218959327612335133115561992554299349156208702
1985-86Los Angeles Lakers8215226960627416363170147442002444668943151238758
1986-87Los Angeles Lakers822225373632223189148126581962543737843102199859
1987-88Los Angeles Lakers61817934821891785711397501782282896626101136532
1988-89Los Angeles Lakers8013194349421321080938133158191314723294186587
1989-90Los Angeles Lakers8010185149319115750948359168227215673691206515

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1978-79Los Angeles Lakers302.350.
1979-80Los Angeles Lakers82924.152.425.
1980-81Los Angeles Lakers813832.449.
1981-82Los Angeles Lakers761428.951.711.881.
1982-83Los Angeles Lakers82326.253.523.878.
1983-84Los Angeles Lakers82929.149.731.483.
1984-85Los Angeles Lakers822026.746.528.586.
1985-86Los Angeles Lakers821527.745.238.786.
1986-87Los Angeles Lakers82227.543.838.585.
1987-88Los Angeles Lakers61829.439.
1988-89Los Angeles Lakers801324.343.
1989-90Los Angeles Lakers801023.138.731.888.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1979-80Los Angeles Lakers16464140572036312831595824112954145
1980-81Los Angeles Lakers3102201130141028107607732
1981-82Los Angeles Lakers14383124702134251942616224112947166
1982-83Los Angeles Lakers1545311453714134124759442662354141
1983-84Los Angeles Lakers21723191883612625020628211924202980238
1984-85Los Angeles Lakers19501126712685248126476932193646198
1985-86Los Angeles Lakers14421115544119119163046681842124136
1986-87Los Angeles Lakers185221597770345446851599025143746234
1987-88Los Angeles Lakers245881315462252720154358661992157153
1988-89Los Angeles Lakers154148937552124209314071981738115
1989-90Los Angeles Lakers9173351012300111324257472123

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1979-80Los Angeles Lakers1629.
1980-81Los Angeles Lakers334.
1981-82Los Angeles Lakers1427.456.550.
1982-83Los Angeles Lakers1530.246.514.382.
1983-84Los Angeles Lakers2134.446.133.380.
1984-85Los Angeles Lakers1926.456.330.892.
1985-86Los Angeles Lakers1430.147.046.381.
1986-87Los Angeles Lakers1829.048.448.685.
1987-88Los Angeles Lakers2424.541.240.374.
1988-89Los Angeles Lakers1527.641.638.
1989-90Los Angeles Lakers919.228.625.


1980 - NBA All-Defensive Second Team tie
1981 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1982 - NBA All-Defensive Second Team
1983 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1984 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1985 - NBA All-Defensive Second Team
1986 - NBA All-Defensive First Team
1986 - NBA Defensive Player of the Year
1987 - NBA All-Defensive First Team