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Dwight Davis

Dwight E. Davis (Double D)

Position: Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-8 ▪ Weight: 220 lbs.
Born: October 28, 1949 in Houston, Texas
High School: Evan E. Worthing in Houston, Texas
College: University of Houston
Draft: Cleveland Cavaliers, 1st round (3rd pick, 3rd overall), 1972 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 10, 1972

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
1972-73 23 CLE NBA PF 81 2151 293 748 .392 293 748 .392 176 222 .793 563 118 297 762
1973-74 24 CLE NBA PF 76 2477 376 862 .436 376 862 .436 197 274 .719 174 470 644 186 63 74 291 949
1974-75 25 CLE NBA PF 78 1964 295 666 .443 295 666 .443 176 245 .718 108 356 464 150 45 39 254 766
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 72 866 111 269 .413 111 269 .413 78 113 .690 86 139 225 46 20 28 141 300
1976-77 27 GSW NBA PF 33 552 55 124 .444 55 124 .444 49 72 .681 34 61 95 29 11 8 93 159
Career NBA 340 8010 1130 2669 .423 1130 2669 .423 676 926 .730 402 1026 1991 529 139 149 1076 2936
3 seasons CLE NBA 235 6592 964 2276 .424 964 2276 .424 549 741 .741 282 826 1671 454 108 113 842 2477
2 seasons GSW NBA 105 1418 166 393 .422 166 393 .422 127 185 .686 120 200 320 75 31 36 234 459

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
1972-73 23 CLE NBA PF 81 26.6 3.6 9.2 .392 3.6 9.2 .392 2.2 2.7 .793 7.0 1.5 3.7 9.4
1973-74 24 CLE NBA PF 76 32.6 4.9 11.3 .436 4.9 11.3 .436 2.6 3.6 .719 2.3 6.2 8.5 2.4 0.8 1.0 3.8 12.5
1974-75 25 CLE NBA PF 78 25.2 3.8 8.5 .443 3.8 8.5 .443 2.3 3.1 .718 1.4 4.6 5.9 1.9 0.6 0.5 3.3 9.8
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 72 12.0 1.5 3.7 .413 1.5 3.7 .413 1.1 1.6 .690 1.2 1.9 3.1 0.6 0.3 0.4 2.0 4.2
1976-77 27 GSW NBA PF 33 16.7 1.7 3.8 .444 1.7 3.8 .444 1.5 2.2 .681 1.0 1.8 2.9 0.9 0.3 0.2 2.8 4.8
Career NBA 340 23.6 3.3 7.9 .423 3.3 7.9 .423 2.0 2.7 .730 1.6 4.0 5.9 1.6 0.5 0.6 3.2 8.6
3 seasons CLE NBA 235 28.1 4.1 9.7 .424 4.1 9.7 .424 2.3 3.2 .741 1.8 5.4 7.1 1.9 0.7 0.7 3.6 10.5
2 seasons GSW NBA 105 13.5 1.6 3.7 .422 1.6 3.7 .422 1.2 1.8 .686 1.1 1.9 3.0 0.7 0.3 0.3 2.2 4.4

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
1972-73 23 CLE NBA PF 81 2151 4.9 12.5 .392 4.9 12.5 .392 2.9 3.7 .793 9.4 2.0 5.0 12.8
1973-74 24 CLE NBA PF 76 2477 5.5 12.5 .436 5.5 12.5 .436 2.9 4.0 .719 2.5 6.8 9.4 2.7 0.9 1.1 4.2 13.8
1974-75 25 CLE NBA PF 78 1964 5.4 12.2 .443 5.4 12.2 .443 3.2 4.5 .718 2.0 6.5 8.5 2.7 0.8 0.7 4.7 14.0
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 72 866 4.6 11.2 .413 4.6 11.2 .413 3.2 4.7 .690 3.6 5.8 9.4 1.9 0.8 1.2 5.9 12.5
1976-77 27 GSW NBA PF 33 552 3.6 8.1 .444 3.6 8.1 .444 3.2 4.7 .681 2.2 4.0 6.2 1.9 0.7 0.5 6.1 10.4
Career NBA 340 8010 5.1 12.0 .423 5.1 12.0 .423 3.0 4.2 .730 2.5 6.3 8.9 2.4 0.9 0.9 4.8 13.2
3 seasons CLE NBA 235 6592 5.3 12.4 .424 5.3 12.4 .424 3.0 4.0 .741 2.3 6.7 9.1 2.5 0.9 0.9 4.6 13.5
2 seasons GSW NBA 105 1418 4.2 10.0 .422 4.2 10.0 .422 3.2 4.7 .686 3.0 5.1 8.1 1.9 0.8 0.9 5.9 11.7

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
1972-73 23 CLE NBA PF 81 2151 10.9 .451 .392 .297 12.7 7.5 -0.5 2.8 2.3 .051
1973-74 24 CLE NBA PF 76 2477 13.5 .483 .436 .318 6.8 20.7 13.3 10.5 1.2 1.6 98 1.3 2.4 3.7 .072
1974-75 25 CLE NBA PF 78 1964 13.6 .495 .443 .368 5.8 19.3 12.5 10.8 1.1 1.1 97 1.1 2.3 3.3 .082
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 72 866 11.5 .471 .413 .420 9.7 15.2 12.4 6.6 1.0 1.7 96 0.3 1.2 1.5 .084
1976-77 27 GSW NBA PF 33 552 8.6 .511 .444 .581 6.2 11.2 8.7 6.2 0.9 0.8 103 0.2 0.4 0.6 .049
Career NBA 340 8010 12.3 .477 .423 .347 6.8 18.5 12.6 9.1 1.1 1.4 98 2.4 9.0 11.4 .068
3 seasons CLE NBA 235 6592 12.7 .476 .424 .326 6.4 20.1 12.9 9.6 1.1 1.4 97 1.9 7.5 9.3 .068
2 seasons GSW NBA 105 1418 10.4 .484 .422 .471 8.3 13.6 11.0 6.5 1.0 1.3 98 0.5 1.6 2.1 .070

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
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 11 142 16 37 .432 16 37 .432 18 22 .818 9 19 28 10 3 4 28 50
Career NBA 11 142 16 37 .432 16 37 .432 18 22 .818 9 19 28 10 3 4 28 50
1 season GSW NBA 11 142 16 37 .432 16 37 .432 18 22 .818 9 19 28 10 3 4 28 50

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
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 11 12.9 1.5 3.4 .432 1.5 3.4 .432 1.6 2.0 .818 0.8 1.7 2.5 0.9 0.3 0.4 2.5 4.5
Career NBA 11 12.9 1.5 3.4 .432 1.5 3.4 .432 1.6 2.0 .818 0.8 1.7 2.5 0.9 0.3 0.4 2.5 4.5
1 season GSW NBA 11 12.9 1.5 3.4 .432 1.5 3.4 .432 1.6 2.0 .818 0.8 1.7 2.5 0.9 0.3 0.4 2.5 4.5

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
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 11 142 4.1 9.4 .432 4.1 9.4 .432 4.6 5.6 .818 2.3 4.8 7.1 2.5 0.8 1.0 7.1 12.7
Career NBA 11 142 4.1 9.4 .432 4.1 9.4 .432 4.6 5.6 .818 2.3 4.8 7.1 2.5 0.8 1.0 7.1 12.7
1 season GSW NBA 11 142 4.1 9.4 .432 4.1 9.4 .432 4.6 5.6 .818 2.3 4.8 7.1 2.5 0.8 1.0 7.1 12.7

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
1975-76 26 GSW NBA PF 11 142 12.0 .536 .432 .595 6.4 14.2 10.2 8.7 1.0 1.5 102 0.2 0.1 0.3 .086
Career NBA 11 142 12.0 .536 .432 .595 6.4 14.2 10.2 8.7 1.0 1.5 102 0.2 0.1 0.3 .086
1 season GSW NBA 11 142 12.0 .536 .432 .595 6.4 14.2 10.2 8.7 1.0 1.5 102 0.2 0.1 0.3 .086

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 5 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5
Dwight Davis 3.7 3.3 2.3 1.5 0.6
Luke Walton 93.5 3.8 3.2 2.0 1.6 0.5
Derrek Dickey 93.4 3.8 3.1 2.3 1.7 0.3
Scott Williams 92.8 3.9 3.1 2.3 1.7 0.9
Antoine Carr 92.6 3.8 3.3 2.2 2.1 0.7
Stacey King 91.5 3.6 3.1 1.9 1.5 0.9
Dave Budd 90.9 4.1 3.2 2.3 1.2 0.9
Phil Jackson 90.5 4.2 3.2 2.5 1.7 0.5
Bingo Smith 89.8 4.2 3.3 2.4 1.6 1.1
Eddie Griffin 89.6 3.9 3.2 2.4 1.5 -0.2
Marv Roberts 89.5 4.3 3.4 2.4 1.2 0.4
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Dwight Davis 3.7 3.3 2.3 1.5 0.6
Derrek Dickey 93.4 3.8 3.1 2.3 1.7 0.3
Dave Budd 90.9 4.1 3.2 2.3 1.2 0.9
Stacey King 89.9 3.6 3.1 1.9 1.5 0.9 0.1 0.0 -0.2
Eddie Griffin 89.6 3.9 3.2 2.4 1.5 -0.2
Reggie Johnson 89.4 3.9 3.0 2.4 1.6
Bill Garnett 89.2 3.9 3.5 2.0 1.5
Chuck Cooper 88.0 3.3 3.1 2.4 1.7 1.1 0.0
Marv Roberts 87.9 4.3 3.4 2.4 1.2 0.4 -0.2
Jahidi White 87.6 3.3 3.2 2.1 1.2 0.6 0.2 -0.1
Dante Cunningham 87.5 3.5 3.4 2.0 1.9

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
1971-72 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1972-73 NBA All-Rookie (1st)
Personal Fouls
1972-73 NBA 297 (6)
1973-74 NBA 291 (10)

Transactions

April 10, 1972: Drafted by the Cleveland Cavaliers in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1972 NBA Draft.

May 29, 1975: Traded by the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Golden State Warriors for Butch Beard, a 1975 1st round draft pick (John Lambert was later selected) and a 1975 2nd round draft pick (Mel Utley was later selected).

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