Rafael Addison (born July 22, 1964) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and other leagues. He was listed at 6'7" and 215 lbs.

Rafael Addison
Personal information
Born (1964-07-22) July 22, 1964 (age 55)
Jersey City, New Jersey
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
High schoolHenry Snyder
(Jersey City, New Jersey)
CollegeSyracuse (1982–1986)
NBA draft1986 / Round: 2 / Pick: 39th overall
Selected by the Phoenix Suns
Playing career1986–1997
PositionSmall forward / Shooting guard
Number12, 21, 7
Career history
1986–1987Phoenix Suns
1987–1991Libertas Livorno
19911993New Jersey Nets
1994Benetton Treviso
1994–1995Detroit Pistons
19951997Charlotte Hornets
1997PAOK Thessaloniki
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-Big East (1985)
  • 2× Second-team All-Big East (1984, 1986)
Stats at Basketball-Reference.com

Addison attended Syracuse University and was drafted in the second round of the 1986 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns.

He has played professionally in Italy for Allibert Livorno (1987–1991, Serie A2 in 1989–91, also known as Garessio 2000 Livorno and Tombolini Livorno) and Benetton Treviso (1993–94, won the Italian Cup).

NBA career statisticsEdit

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field goal percentage  3P%  3-point field goal percentage  FT%  Free throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game  Bold  Career high

Regular seasonEdit

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1986–87 Phoenix 62 12 11.5 .441 .320 .797 1.7 .7 .4 .1 5.8
1991–92 New Jersey 76 8 15.5 .433 .286 .737 2.2 .9 .4 .4 5.8
1992–93 New Jersey 68 15 17.1 .443 .206 .814 1.9 .8 .3 .2 6.3
1994–95 Detroit 79 16 22.5 .476 .289 .747 3.1 1.4 .7 .3 8.3
1995–96 Charlotte 53 0 9.7 .467 .000 .773 1.3 .6 .2 .2 3.2
1996–97 Charlotte 41 3 8.7 .402 .400 .786 1.1 .8 .2 .1 3.1
Career 379 54 15.0 .449 .282 .772 2.1 .9 .4 .2 5.8

PlayoffsEdit

Year Team GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
1991–92 New Jersey 1 0 9.0 .286 .500 .0 1.0 .0 .0 5.0
1992–93 New Jersey 5 0 10.6 .333 1.000 1.2 1.0 .6 .0 3.4
Career 6 0 10.3 .321 .500 1.000 1.0 1.0 .5 .0 3.7

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