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Nate Bowman

Nathaniel Bowman (The Snake, Nate the Skate)

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-10 ▪ Weight: 230 lbs.
Born: March 19, 1943 in Fort Worth, Texas
Died: December 11, 1984
College: Wichita State University
Draft: Cincinnati Royals, 1st round (7th pick, 7th overall), 1965 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 27, 1966 ▪ ABA Debut: December 9, 1971

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1966-67 23 CHI NBA C 9 65 8 21 .381 8 21 .381 6 8 .750 28 2 18 22
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 42 272 52 134 .388 52 134 .388 10 15 .667 113 20 69 114
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 67 607 82 226 .363 82 226 .363 29 61 .475 220 53 142 193
1969-70 26 NYK NBA C 81 744 98 235 .417 98 235 .417 41 79 .519 257 46 189 237
1970-71 27 BUF NBA C 44 483 58 148 .392 58 148 .392 20 38 .526 173 41 91 136
1971-72 28 PTC ABA C 18 217 19 53 .358 0 1 .000 19 52 .365 5 9 .556 32 55 87 13 17 48 43
Career TOT 261 2388 317 817 .388 0 1 .000 317 816 .388 111 210 .529 32 55 878 175 17 557 745
NBA 243 2171 298 764 .390 298 764 .390 106 201 .527 791 162 509 702
ABA 18 217 19 53 .358 0 1 .000 19 52 .365 5 9 .556 32 55 87 13 17 48 43
3 seasons NYK NBA 190 1623 232 595 .390 232 595 .390 80 155 .516 590 119 400 544
1 season BUF NBA 44 483 58 148 .392 58 148 .392 20 38 .526 173 41 91 136
1 season PTC ABA 18 217 19 53 .358 0 1 .000 19 52 .365 5 9 .556 32 55 87 13 17 48 43
1 season CHI NBA 9 65 8 21 .381 8 21 .381 6 8 .750 28 2 18 22

Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1966-67 23 CHI NBA C 9 7.2 0.9 2.3 .381 0.9 2.3 .381 0.7 0.9 .750 3.1 0.2 2.0 2.4
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 42 6.5 1.2 3.2 .388 1.2 3.2 .388 0.2 0.4 .667 2.7 0.5 1.6 2.7
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 67 9.1 1.2 3.4 .363 1.2 3.4 .363 0.4 0.9 .475 3.3 0.8 2.1 2.9
1969-70 26 NYK NBA C 81 9.2 1.2 2.9 .417 1.2 2.9 .417 0.5 1.0 .519 3.2 0.6 2.3 2.9
1970-71 27 BUF NBA C 44 11.0 1.3 3.4 .392 1.3 3.4 .392 0.5 0.9 .526 3.9 0.9 2.1 3.1
1971-72 28 PTC ABA C 18 12.1 1.1 2.9 .358 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 2.9 .365 0.3 0.5 .556 1.8 3.1 4.8 0.7 0.9 2.7 2.4
Career TOT 261 9.1 1.2 3.1 .388 0.0 0.1 .000 1.2 3.1 .388 0.4 0.8 .529 1.8 3.1 3.4 0.7 0.9 2.1 2.9
NBA 243 8.9 1.2 3.1 .390 1.2 3.1 .390 0.4 0.8 .527 3.3 0.7 2.1 2.9
ABA 18 12.1 1.1 2.9 .358 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 2.9 .365 0.3 0.5 .556 1.8 3.1 4.8 0.7 0.9 2.7 2.4
3 seasons NYK NBA 190 8.5 1.2 3.1 .390 1.2 3.1 .390 0.4 0.8 .516 3.1 0.6 2.1 2.9
1 season BUF NBA 44 11.0 1.3 3.4 .392 1.3 3.4 .392 0.5 0.9 .526 3.9 0.9 2.1 3.1
1 season PTC ABA 18 12.1 1.1 2.9 .358 0.0 0.1 .000 1.1 2.9 .365 0.3 0.5 .556 1.8 3.1 4.8 0.7 0.9 2.7 2.4
1 season CHI NBA 9 7.2 0.9 2.3 .381 0.9 2.3 .381 0.7 0.9 .750 3.1 0.2 2.0 2.4

Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1966-67 23 CHI NBA C 9 65 4.4 11.6 .381 4.4 11.6 .381 3.3 4.4 .750 15.5 1.1 10.0 12.2
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 42 272 6.9 17.7 .388 6.9 17.7 .388 1.3 2.0 .667 15.0 2.6 9.1 15.1
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 67 607 4.9 13.4 .363 4.9 13.4 .363 1.7 3.6 .475 13.0 3.1 8.4 11.4
1969-70 26 NYK NBA C 81 744 4.7 11.4 .417 4.7 11.4 .417 2.0 3.8 .519 12.4 2.2 9.1 11.5
1970-71 27 BUF NBA C 44 483 4.3 11.0 .392 4.3 11.0 .392 1.5 2.8 .526 12.9 3.1 6.8 10.1
1971-72 28 PTC ABA C 18 217 3.2 8.8 .358 0.0 0.2 .000 3.2 8.6 .365 0.8 1.5 .556 5.3 9.1 14.4 2.2 2.8 8.0 7.1
Career TOT 261 2388 4.8 12.3 .388 0.0 0.2 .000 4.8 12.3 .388 1.7 3.2 .529 5.3 9.1 13.2 2.6 2.8 8.4 11.2
NBA 243 2171 4.9 12.7 .390 4.9 12.7 .390 1.8 3.3 .527 13.1 2.7 8.4 11.6
ABA 18 217 3.2 8.8 .358 0.0 0.2 .000 3.2 8.6 .365 0.8 1.5 .556 5.3 9.1 14.4 2.2 2.8 8.0 7.1
3 seasons NYK NBA 190 1623 5.1 13.2 .390 5.1 13.2 .390 1.8 3.4 .516 13.1 2.6 8.9 12.1
1 season BUF NBA 44 483 4.3 11.0 .392 4.3 11.0 .392 1.5 2.8 .526 12.9 3.1 6.8 10.1
1 season PTC ABA 18 217 3.2 8.8 .358 0.0 0.2 .000 3.2 8.6 .365 0.8 1.5 .556 5.3 9.1 14.4 2.2 2.8 8.0 7.1
1 season CHI NBA 9 65 4.4 11.6 .381 4.4 11.6 .381 3.3 4.4 .750 15.5 1.1 10.0 12.2

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1966-67 23 CHI NBA C 9 65 9.8 .449 .381 .381 3.9 0.0 0.1 0.1 .067
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 42 272 11.0 .405 .388 .112 10.0 -0.4 0.4 0.0 -0.006
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 67 607 9.2 .382 .363 .270 11.3 -1.0 1.0 0.0 .000
1969-70 26 NYK NBA C 81 744 8.9 .439 .417 .336 7.4 -0.5 1.8 1.3 .083
1970-71 27 BUF NBA C 44 483 10.0 .413 .392 .257 16.3 11.4 -0.4 0.4 0.0 .000
1971-72 28 PTC ABA C 18 217 6.0 .377 .358 .170 .019 13.5 23.1 18.3 6.8 23.0 12.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.070
Career TOT 261 2388 9.2 .410 .388 .257 .001 13.5 23.1 16.9 9.4 23.0 12.4 -2.6 3.7 1.0 .021
NBA 243 2171 9.5 .412 .390 .263 16.3 9.6 -2.3 3.7 1.3 .030
ABA 18 217 6.0 .377 .358 .170 .019 13.5 23.1 18.3 6.8 23.0 12.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.070
3 seasons NYK NBA 190 1623 9.3 .410 .390 .261 9.3 -1.9 3.1 1.2 .037
1 season BUF NBA 44 483 10.0 .413 .392 .257 16.3 11.4 -0.4 0.4 0.0 .000
1 season PTC ABA 18 217 6.0 .377 .358 .170 .019 13.5 23.1 18.3 6.8 23.0 12.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.070
1 season CHI NBA 9 65 9.8 .449 .381 .381 3.9 0.0 0.1 0.1 .067

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 1 6 0 4 .000 0 4 .000 0 0 3 0 1 0
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 10 62 4 15 .267 4 15 .267 3 3 1.000 32 3 16 11
1969-70 ❍ 26 NYK NBA C 18 128 18 47 .383 18 47 .383 7 10 .700 44 6 34 43
Career NBA 29 196 22 66 .333 22 66 .333 10 13 .769 79 9 51 54
3 seasons NYK NBA 29 196 22 66 .333 22 66 .333 10 13 .769 79 9 51 54

Playoffs Per Game

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 1 6.0 0.0 4.0 .000 0.0 4.0 .000 0.0 0.0 3.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 10 6.2 0.4 1.5 .267 0.4 1.5 .267 0.3 0.3 1.000 3.2 0.3 1.6 1.1
1969-70 ❍ 26 NYK NBA C 18 7.1 1.0 2.6 .383 1.0 2.6 .383 0.4 0.6 .700 2.4 0.3 1.9 2.4
Career NBA 29 6.8 0.8 2.3 .333 0.8 2.3 .333 0.3 0.4 .769 2.7 0.3 1.8 1.9
3 seasons NYK NBA 29 6.8 0.8 2.3 .333 0.8 2.3 .333 0.3 0.4 .769 2.7 0.3 1.8 1.9

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 1 6 0.0 24.0 .000 0.0 24.0 .000 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0 6.0 0.0
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 10 62 2.3 8.7 .267 2.3 8.7 .267 1.7 1.7 1.000 18.6 1.7 9.3 6.4
1969-70 ❍ 26 NYK NBA C 18 128 5.1 13.2 .383 5.1 13.2 .383 2.0 2.8 .700 12.4 1.7 9.6 12.1
Career NBA 29 196 4.0 12.1 .333 4.0 12.1 .333 1.8 2.4 .769 14.5 1.7 9.4 9.9
3 seasons NYK NBA 29 196 4.0 12.1 .333 4.0 12.1 .333 1.8 2.4 .769 14.5 1.7 9.4 9.9

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1967-68 24 NYK NBA C 1 6 -13.2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.759
1968-69 25 NYK NBA C 10 62 8.8 .337 .267 .200 5.9 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .013
1969-70 ❍ 26 NYK NBA C 18 128 8.8 .418 .383 .213 5.9 -0.1 0.2 0.1 .044
Career NBA 29 196 8.1 .376 .333 .197 5.7 -0.3 0.4 0.0 .010
3 seasons NYK NBA 29 196 8.1 .376 .333 .197 5.7 -0.3 0.4 0.0 .010

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 6 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6
Nate Bowman 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.3
Wallace Bryant 65.5 1.3 0.0 0.0
Luke Witte 47.7 1.0 0.1 0.1
Bevo Nordmann 43.2 1.7 0.1 0.1 0.0
Wang Zhizhi 42.5 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Daniel Santiago 41.7 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.0
Josh Harrellson 37.5 1.4 0.7 0.0
Jason Collier 37.2 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0
Mike Peplowski 35.5 0.9 0.1 0.0
Chris Johnson 35.1 1.0 0.2 0.2
Eric Mobley 32.1 1.3 0.2 -0.4
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6
Nate Bowman 1.3 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.3
Wallace Bryant 65.5 1.3 0.0 0.0
Luke Witte 47.7 1.0 0.1 0.1
Bevo Nordmann 43.2 1.7 0.1 0.1 0.0
Wang Zhizhi 42.5 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
Daniel Santiago 41.7 1.2 0.6 0.0 0.0
Josh Harrellson 37.5 1.4 0.7 0.0
Jason Collier 37.2 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.0
Mike Peplowski 35.5 0.9 0.1 0.0
Chris Johnson 35.1 1.0 0.2 0.2
Eric Mobley 32.1 1.3 0.2 -0.4

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
1970 New York Knicks (NBA)

Transactions

May 6, 1965: Drafted by the Cincinnati Royals in the 1st round (9th pick) of the 1965 NBA Draft.

May 1, 1966: Drafted by the Chicago Bulls from the Cincinnati Royals in the NBA expansion draft.

October 14, 1966: Sold by the Chicago Bulls to the Philadelphia 76ers.

May 1, 1967: Drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics from the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA expansion draft.

September 18, 1967: Sold by the Seattle SuperSonics to the New York Knicks.

June 20, 1970: Traded by the New York Knicks with Mike Silliman to the Buffalo Braves for cash.

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