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Spencer Haywood

Spencer Haywood

Position: Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-8 ▪ Weight: 225 lbs.
Born: April 22, 1949 in Silver City, Mississippi
High School: Pershing in Detroit, Michigan
College: University of Detroit Mercy
Draft: Buffalo Braves, 2nd round (13th pick, 30th overall), 1971 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: January 5, 1971 ▪ ABA Debut: October 19, 1969

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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
1969-70 ★ 20 DNR ABA PF 84 3808 986 1998 .493 0 11 .000 986 1987 .496 547 705 .776 533 1104 1637 190 253 221 2519
1970-71 21 SEA NBA PF 33 1162 260 579 .449 260 579 .449 160 218 .734 396 48 84 680
1971-72 ★ 22 SEA NBA PF 73 3167 717 1557 .461 717 1557 .461 480 586 .819 926 148 208 1914
1972-73 ★ 23 SEA NBA PF 77 3259 889 1868 .476 889 1868 .476 473 564 .839 995 196 213 2251
1973-74 ★ 24 SEA NBA PF 75 3039 694 1520 .457 694 1520 .457 373 458 .814 318 689 1007 240 65 106 198 1761
1974-75 ★ 25 SEA NBA PF 68 2529 608 1325 .459 608 1325 .459 309 381 .811 198 432 630 137 54 108 173 1525
1975-76 26 NYK NBA PF 78 2892 605 1360 .445 605 1360 .445 339 448 .757 234 644 878 92 53 80 255 1549
1976-77 27 NYK NBA PF 31 1021 202 449 .450 202 449 .450 109 131 .832 77 203 280 50 14 29 72 513
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 67 1765 412 852 .484 412 852 .484 96 135 .711 141 301 442 126 37 72 140 188 920
1978-79 29 TOT NBA PF 68 2361 595 1205 .494 595 1205 .494 231 292 .791 172 361 533 127 40 82 200 236 1421
1978-79 29 NYK NBA PF 34 1023 249 509 .489 249 509 .489 107 146 .733 66 140 206 56 10 29 87 108 605
1978-79 29 NOJ NBA PF 34 1338 346 696 .497 346 696 .497 124 146 .849 106 221 327 71 30 53 113 128 816
1979-80 30 LAL NBA PF 76 1544 288 591 .487 1 4 .250 287 587 .489 159 206 .772 132 214 346 93 35 57 134 197 736
1980-81 31 Did Not Play (other pro league—Italy)
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 76 63 2086 395 829 .476 0 3 .000 395 826 .478 219 260 .842 144 278 422 64 45 68 175 249 1009
1982-83 33 WSB NBA PF 38 25 775 125 312 .401 0 1 .000 125 311 .402 63 87 .724 77 106 183 30 12 27 67 94 313
Career TOT 844 88 29408 6776 14445 .469 1 19 .053 6775 14426 .470 3558 4471 .796 2026 4332 8675 1541 355 629 969 2388 17111
NBA 760 88 25600 5790 12447 .465 1 8 .125 5789 12439 .465 3011 3766 .800 1493 3228 7038 1351 355 629 716 2167 14592
ABA 84 3808 986 1998 .493 0 11 .000 986 1987 .496 547 705 .776 533 1104 1637 190 253 221 2519
5 seasons SEA NBA 326 13156 3168 6849 .463 3168 6849 .463 1795 2207 .813 516 1121 3954 769 119 214 876 8131
4 seasons NYK NBA 210 6701 1468 3170 .463 1468 3170 .463 651 860 .757 518 1288 1806 324 114 210 227 623 3587
2 seasons WSB NBA 114 88 2861 520 1141 .456 0 4 .000 520 1137 .457 282 347 .813 221 384 605 94 57 95 242 343 1322
1 season DNR ABA 84 3808 986 1998 .493 0 11 .000 986 1987 .496 547 705 .776 533 1104 1637 190 253 221 2519
1 season LAL NBA 76 1544 288 591 .487 1 4 .250 287 587 .489 159 206 .772 132 214 346 93 35 57 134 197 736
1 season NOJ NBA 34 1338 346 696 .497 346 696 .497 124 146 .849 106 221 327 71 30 53 113 128 816

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
1969-70 ★ 20 DNR ABA PF 84 45.3 11.7 23.8 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 11.7 23.7 .496 6.5 8.4 .776 6.3 13.1 19.5 2.3 3.0 2.6 30.0
1970-71 21 SEA NBA PF 33 35.2 7.9 17.5 .449 7.9 17.5 .449 4.8 6.6 .734 12.0 1.5 2.5 20.6
1971-72 ★ 22 SEA NBA PF 73 43.4 9.8 21.3 .461 9.8 21.3 .461 6.6 8.0 .819 12.7 2.0 2.8 26.2
1972-73 ★ 23 SEA NBA PF 77 42.3 11.5 24.3 .476 11.5 24.3 .476 6.1 7.3 .839 12.9 2.5 2.8 29.2
1973-74 ★ 24 SEA NBA PF 75 40.5 9.3 20.3 .457 9.3 20.3 .457 5.0 6.1 .814 4.2 9.2 13.4 3.2 0.9 1.4 2.6 23.5
1974-75 ★ 25 SEA NBA PF 68 37.2 8.9 19.5 .459 8.9 19.5 .459 4.5 5.6 .811 2.9 6.4 9.3 2.0 0.8 1.6 2.5 22.4
1975-76 26 NYK NBA PF 78 37.1 7.8 17.4 .445 7.8 17.4 .445 4.3 5.7 .757 3.0 8.3 11.3 1.2 0.7 1.0 3.3 19.9
1976-77 27 NYK NBA PF 31 32.9 6.5 14.5 .450 6.5 14.5 .450 3.5 4.2 .832 2.5 6.5 9.0 1.6 0.5 0.9 2.3 16.5
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 67 26.3 6.1 12.7 .484 6.1 12.7 .484 1.4 2.0 .711 2.1 4.5 6.6 1.9 0.6 1.1 2.1 2.8 13.7
1978-79 29 TOT NBA PF 68 34.7 8.8 17.7 .494 8.8 17.7 .494 3.4 4.3 .791 2.5 5.3 7.8 1.9 0.6 1.2 2.9 3.5 20.9
1978-79 29 NYK NBA PF 34 30.1 7.3 15.0 .489 7.3 15.0 .489 3.1 4.3 .733 1.9 4.1 6.1 1.6 0.3 0.9 2.6 3.2 17.8
1978-79 29 NOJ NBA PF 34 39.4 10.2 20.5 .497 10.2 20.5 .497 3.6 4.3 .849 3.1 6.5 9.6 2.1 0.9 1.6 3.3 3.8 24.0
1979-80 30 LAL NBA PF 76 20.3 3.8 7.8 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 3.8 7.7 .489 2.1 2.7 .772 1.7 2.8 4.6 1.2 0.5 0.8 1.8 2.6 9.7
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 76 63 27.4 5.2 10.9 .476 0.0 0.0 .000 5.2 10.9 .478 2.9 3.4 .842 1.9 3.7 5.6 0.8 0.6 0.9 2.3 3.3 13.3
1982-83 33 WSB NBA PF 38 25 20.4 3.3 8.2 .401 0.0 0.0 .000 3.3 8.2 .402 1.7 2.3 .724 2.0 2.8 4.8 0.8 0.3 0.7 1.8 2.5 8.2
Career TOT 844 88 34.8 8.0 17.1 .469 0.0 0.1 .053 8.0 17.1 .470 4.2 5.3 .796 3.1 6.6 10.3 1.8 0.6 1.1 2.4 2.8 20.3
NBA 760 88 33.7 7.6 16.4 .465 0.0 0.0 .125 7.6 16.4 .465 4.0 5.0 .800 2.6 5.6 9.3 1.8 0.6 1.1 2.2 2.9 19.2
ABA 84 45.3 11.7 23.8 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 11.7 23.7 .496 6.5 8.4 .776 6.3 13.1 19.5 2.3 3.0 2.6 30.0
5 seasons SEA NBA 326 40.4 9.7 21.0 .463 9.7 21.0 .463 5.5 6.8 .813 3.6 7.8 12.1 2.4 0.8 1.5 2.7 24.9
4 seasons NYK NBA 210 31.9 7.0 15.1 .463 7.0 15.1 .463 3.1 4.1 .757 2.5 6.1 8.6 1.5 0.5 1.0 2.2 3.0 17.1
2 seasons WSB NBA 114 88 25.1 4.6 10.0 .456 0.0 0.0 .000 4.6 10.0 .457 2.5 3.0 .813 1.9 3.4 5.3 0.8 0.5 0.8 2.1 3.0 11.6
1 season DNR ABA 84 45.3 11.7 23.8 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 11.7 23.7 .496 6.5 8.4 .776 6.3 13.1 19.5 2.3 3.0 2.6 30.0
1 season LAL NBA 76 20.3 3.8 7.8 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 3.8 7.7 .489 2.1 2.7 .772 1.7 2.8 4.6 1.2 0.5 0.8 1.8 2.6 9.7
1 season NOJ NBA 34 39.4 10.2 20.5 .497 10.2 20.5 .497 3.6 4.3 .849 3.1 6.5 9.6 2.1 0.9 1.6 3.3 3.8 24.0

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
1969-70 ★ 20 DNR ABA PF 84 3808 9.3 18.9 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 9.3 18.8 .496 5.2 6.7 .776 5.0 10.4 15.5 1.8 2.4 2.1 23.8
1970-71 21 SEA NBA PF 33 1162 8.1 17.9 .449 8.1 17.9 .449 5.0 6.8 .734 12.3 1.5 2.6 21.1
1971-72 ★ 22 SEA NBA PF 73 3167 8.2 17.7 .461 8.2 17.7 .461 5.5 6.7 .819 10.5 1.7 2.4 21.8
1972-73 ★ 23 SEA NBA PF 77 3259 9.8 20.6 .476 9.8 20.6 .476 5.2 6.2 .839 11.0 2.2 2.4 24.9
1973-74 ★ 24 SEA NBA PF 75 3039 8.2 18.0 .457 8.2 18.0 .457 4.4 5.4 .814 3.8 8.2 11.9 2.8 0.8 1.3 2.3 20.9
1974-75 ★ 25 SEA NBA PF 68 2529 8.7 18.9 .459 8.7 18.9 .459 4.4 5.4 .811 2.8 6.1 9.0 2.0 0.8 1.5 2.5 21.7
1975-76 26 NYK NBA PF 78 2892 7.5 16.9 .445 7.5 16.9 .445 4.2 5.6 .757 2.9 8.0 10.9 1.1 0.7 1.0 3.2 19.3
1976-77 27 NYK NBA PF 31 1021 7.1 15.8 .450 7.1 15.8 .450 3.8 4.6 .832 2.7 7.2 9.9 1.8 0.5 1.0 2.5 18.1
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 67 1765 8.4 17.4 .484 8.4 17.4 .484 2.0 2.8 .711 2.9 6.1 9.0 2.6 0.8 1.5 2.9 3.8 18.8
1978-79 29 TOT NBA PF 68 2361 9.1 18.4 .494 9.1 18.4 .494 3.5 4.5 .791 2.6 5.5 8.1 1.9 0.6 1.3 3.0 3.6 21.7
1978-79 29 NYK NBA PF 34 1023 8.8 17.9 .489 8.8 17.9 .489 3.8 5.1 .733 2.3 4.9 7.2 2.0 0.4 1.0 3.1 3.8 21.3
1978-79 29 NOJ NBA PF 34 1338 9.3 18.7 .497 9.3 18.7 .497 3.3 3.9 .849 2.9 5.9 8.8 1.9 0.8 1.4 3.0 3.4 22.0
1979-80 30 LAL NBA PF 76 1544 6.7 13.8 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 6.7 13.7 .489 3.7 4.8 .772 3.1 5.0 8.1 2.2 0.8 1.3 3.1 4.6 17.2
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 76 63 2086 6.8 14.3 .476 0.0 0.1 .000 6.8 14.3 .478 3.8 4.5 .842 2.5 4.8 7.3 1.1 0.8 1.2 3.0 4.3 17.4
1982-83 33 WSB NBA PF 38 25 775 5.8 14.5 .401 0.0 0.0 .000 5.8 14.4 .402 2.9 4.0 .724 3.6 4.9 8.5 1.4 0.6 1.3 3.1 4.4 14.5
Career TOT 844 88 29408 8.3 17.7 .469 0.0 0.1 .053 8.3 17.7 .470 4.4 5.5 .796 3.3 7.1 10.6 1.9 0.7 1.3 2.8 2.9 20.9
NBA 760 88 25600 8.1 17.5 .465 0.0 0.1 .125 8.1 17.5 .465 4.2 5.3 .800 3.0 6.5 9.9 1.9 0.7 1.3 3.0 3.0 20.5
ABA 84 3808 9.3 18.9 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 9.3 18.8 .496 5.2 6.7 .776 5.0 10.4 15.5 1.8 2.4 2.1 23.8
5 seasons SEA NBA 326 13156 8.7 18.7 .463 8.7 18.7 .463 4.9 6.0 .813 3.3 7.2 10.8 2.1 0.8 1.4 2.4 22.2
4 seasons NYK NBA 210 6701 7.9 17.0 .463 7.9 17.0 .463 3.5 4.6 .757 2.8 6.9 9.7 1.7 0.6 1.1 2.9 3.3 19.3
2 seasons WSB NBA 114 88 2861 6.5 14.4 .456 0.0 0.1 .000 6.5 14.3 .457 3.5 4.4 .813 2.8 4.8 7.6 1.2 0.7 1.2 3.0 4.3 16.6
1 season DNR ABA 84 3808 9.3 18.9 .493 0.0 0.1 .000 9.3 18.8 .496 5.2 6.7 .776 5.0 10.4 15.5 1.8 2.4 2.1 23.8
1 season LAL NBA 76 1544 6.7 13.8 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 6.7 13.7 .489 3.7 4.8 .772 3.1 5.0 8.1 2.2 0.8 1.3 3.1 4.6 17.2
1 season NOJ NBA 34 1338 9.3 18.7 .497 9.3 18.7 .497 3.3 3.9 .849 2.9 5.9 8.8 1.9 0.8 1.4 3.0 3.4 22.0

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
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
1973-74 ★ 24 SEA NBA PF 75 3039 9.9 21.8 .457 9.9 21.8 .457 5.3 6.6 .814 4.6 9.9 14.4 3.4 0.9 1.5 2.8 25.2
1974-75 ★ 25 SEA NBA PF 68 2529 10.9 23.8 .459 10.9 23.8 .459 5.6 6.9 .811 3.6 7.8 11.3 2.5 1.0 1.9 3.1 27.4
1975-76 26 NYK NBA PF 78 2892 9.6 21.7 .445 9.6 21.7 .445 5.4 7.1 .757 3.7 10.3 14.0 1.5 0.8 1.3 4.1 24.7
1976-77 27 NYK NBA PF 31 1021 8.8 19.5 .450 8.8 19.5 .450 4.7 5.7 .832 3.3 8.8 12.2 2.2 0.6 1.3 3.1 22.3
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 67 1765 10.2 21.1 .484 10.2 21.1 .484 2.4 3.3 .711 3.5 7.5 11.0 3.1 0.9 1.8 3.5 4.7 22.8
1978-79 29 TOT NBA PF 68 2361 .494 .494 .791
1978-79 29 NYK NBA PF 34 1023 11.1 22.8 .489 11.1 22.8 .489 4.8 6.5 .733 3.0 6.3 9.2 2.5 0.4 1.3 3.9 4.8 27.1
1978-79 29 NOJ NBA PF 34 1338 11.4 23.0 .497 11.4 23.0 .497 4.1 4.8 .849 3.5 7.3 10.8 2.3 1.0 1.8 3.7 4.2 27.0
1979-80 30 LAL NBA PF 76 1544 8.6 17.7 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 8.6 17.5 .489 4.7 6.2 .772 3.9 6.4 10.3 2.8 1.0 1.7 4.0 5.9 22.0
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 76 63 2086 9.1 19.2 .476 0.0 0.1 .000 9.1 19.1 .478 5.1 6.0 .842 3.3 6.4 9.8 1.5 1.0 1.6 4.1 5.8 23.4
1982-83 33 WSB NBA PF 38 25 775 7.8 19.4 .401 0.0 0.1 .000 7.8 19.4 .402 3.9 5.4 .724 4.8 6.6 11.4 1.9 0.7 1.7 4.2 5.9 19.5
Career TOT 844 88 29408 9.7 21.0 .469 0.0 0.2 .053 19.7 41.9 .470 10.3 13.0 .796 5.9 8.3 25.2 2.4 1.0 1.6 7.3 6.9 49.7
NBA 760 88 25600 9.7 21.0 .465 0.0 0.1 .125 16.8 36.2 .465 8.8 10.9 .800 4.3 8.3 20.5 2.4 1.0 1.6 5.4 6.3 42.4
ABA 84 3808 .493 .000 .496 .776
5 seasons SEA NBA 326 13156 10.4 22.7 .463 25.3 54.6 .463 14.3 17.6 .813 4.1 8.9 31.5 3.0 0.9 1.7 7.0 64.9
4 seasons NYK NBA 210 6701 9.9 21.4 .463 9.9 21.4 .463 4.4 5.8 .757 3.5 8.7 12.2 2.2 0.8 1.4 3.6 4.2 24.2
2 seasons WSB NBA 114 88 2861 8.8 19.3 .456 0.0 0.1 .000 8.8 19.2 .457 4.8 5.9 .813 3.7 6.5 10.2 1.6 1.0 1.6 4.1 5.8 22.3
1 season DNR ABA 84 3808 .493 .000 .496 .776
1 season LAL NBA 76 1544 8.6 17.7 .487 0.0 0.1 .250 8.6 17.5 .489 4.7 6.2 .772 3.9 6.4 10.3 2.8 1.0 1.7 4.0 5.9 22.0
1 season NOJ NBA 34 1338 11.4 23.0 .497 11.4 23.0 .497 4.1 4.8 .849 3.5 7.3 10.8 2.3 1.0 1.8 3.7 4.2 27.0

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
1969-70 ★ 20 DNR ABA PF 84 3808 28.0 .546 .493 .353 .006 18.8 7.6 9.9 24.9 9.6 7.5 17.1 .216
1970-71 21 SEA NBA PF 33 1162 18.0 .504 .449 .377 15.6 5.9 1.5 0.7 2.2 .091
1971-72 ★ 22 SEA NBA PF 73 3167 19.7 .527 .461 .376 13.9 7.2 6.3 2.4 8.7 .131
1972-73 ★ 23 SEA NBA PF 77 3259 22.7 .532 .476 .302 14.5 10.0 8.8 1.4 10.2 .150
1973-74 ★ 24 SEA NBA PF 75 3039 19.4 .511 .457 .301 9.7 23.1 16.1 11.6 0.9 1.8 97 6.2 3.5 9.7 .153
1974-75 ★ 25 SEA NBA PF 68 2529 19.0 .511 .459 .288 8.0 17.6 12.8 8.5 1.0 2.2 98 4.6 2.6 7.3 .138
1975-76 26 NYK NBA PF 78 2892 17.2 .497 .445 .329 8.2 23.3 15.6 4.8 0.8 1.5 97 3.5 3.4 6.8 .114
1976-77 27 NYK NBA PF 31 1021 15.6 .506 .450 .292 8.1 20.4 14.4 6.7 0.6 1.5 100 1.1 1.0 2.1 .096
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 67 1765 15.7 .505 .484 .158 8.4 17.3 12.9 9.9 0.9 2.1 13.3 22.6 99 102 1.5 1.5 3.1 .083
1978-79 29 TOT NBA PF 68 2361 16.8 .533 .494 .242 7.5 15.3 11.5 8.2 0.8 1.8 13.0 25.1 103 106 2.5 1.8 4.3 .087
1978-79 29 NYK NBA PF 34 1023 15.6 .528 .489 .287 6.9 14.8 10.8 8.0 0.4 1.5 13.2 25.3 102 107 1.0 0.7 1.6 .077
1978-79 29 NOJ NBA PF 34 1338 17.7 .537 .497 .210 8.0 15.6 11.9 8.4 1.0 1.9 12.9 24.9 103 105 1.5 1.2 2.7 .096
1979-80 30 LAL NBA PF 76 1544 13.9 .540 .488 .349 .007 10.2 13.9 12.2 7.6 1.0 1.9 16.4 21.2 104 105 1.4 1.7 3.1 .095
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 76 2086 13.2 .535 .476 .314 .004 7.7 14.3 11.1 4.6 1.0 1.8 15.6 22.4 100 103 0.4 3.2 3.6 .083
1982-83 33 WSB NBA PF 38 775 10.0 .447 .401 .279 .003 10.9 15.3 13.1 5.7 0.7 2.0 16.1 22.3 89 100 -0.8 1.2 0.4 .025
Career TOT 844 29408 19.1 .521 .469 .310 .001 8.6 18.5 14.4 7.9 0.9 1.8 12.9 23.6 100 100 46.6 31.9 78.5 .128
NBA 760 25600 17.7 .517 .465 .303 .001 8.6 18.5 13.8 7.9 0.9 1.8 14.5 22.9 100 100 36.9 24.4 61.4 .115
ABA 84 3808 28.0 .546 .493 .353 .006 18.8 7.6 9.9 24.9 9.6 7.5 17.1 .216
5 seasons SEA NBA 326 13156 20.1 .520 .463 .322 8.9 20.6 14.5 9.1 0.9 2.0 97 27.4 10.6 38.0 .139
4 seasons NYK NBA 210 6701 16.3 .505 .463 .271 8.0 20.0 14.0 6.9 0.8 1.6 13.3 23.6 100 100 7.0 6.6 13.6 .097
2 seasons WSB NBA 114 2861 12.4 .511 .456 .304 .004 8.6 14.6 11.6 4.9 1.0 1.9 15.8 22.4 97 102 -0.4 4.4 4.0 .067
1 season DNR ABA 84 3808 28.0 .546 .493 .353 .006 18.8 7.6 9.9 24.9 9.6 7.5 17.1 .216
1 season LAL NBA 76 1544 13.9 .540 .488 .349 .007 10.2 13.9 12.2 7.6 1.0 1.9 16.4 21.2 104 105 1.4 1.7 3.1 .095
1 season NOJ NBA 34 1338 17.7 .537 .497 .210 8.0 15.6 11.9 8.4 1.0 1.9 12.9 24.9 103 105 1.5 1.2 2.7 .096

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
1969-70 20 DNR ABA PF 12 568 185 362 .511 1 5 .200 184 357 .515 69 83 .831 237 39 41 31 440
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 9 337 47 131 .359 47 131 .359 47 61 .770 20 61 81 18 7 11 29 141
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 6 177 43 85 .506 43 85 .506 11 11 1.000 19 23 42 12 2 5 10 24 97
1979-80 ❍ 30 LAL NBA PF 11 145 25 53 .472 0 1 .000 25 52 .481 13 16 .813 14 12 26 4 0 6 20 17 63
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 7 231 57 115 .496 0 0 57 115 .496 26 35 .743 16 23 39 7 4 14 15 28 140
Career TOT 45 1458 357 746 .479 1 6 .167 356 740 .481 166 206 .806 69 119 425 80 13 36 86 129 881
NBA 33 890 172 384 .448 0 1 .000 172 383 .449 97 123 .789 69 119 188 41 13 36 45 98 441
ABA 12 568 185 362 .511 1 5 .200 184 357 .515 69 83 .831 237 39 41 31 440
1 season DNR ABA 12 568 185 362 .511 1 5 .200 184 357 .515 69 83 .831 237 39 41 31 440
1 season LAL NBA 11 145 25 53 .472 0 1 .000 25 52 .481 13 16 .813 14 12 26 4 0 6 20 17 63
1 season SEA NBA 9 337 47 131 .359 47 131 .359 47 61 .770 20 61 81 18 7 11 29 141
1 season WSB NBA 7 231 57 115 .496 0 0 57 115 .496 26 35 .743 16 23 39 7 4 14 15 28 140
1 season NYK NBA 6 177 43 85 .506 43 85 .506 11 11 1.000 19 23 42 12 2 5 10 24 97

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
1969-70 20 DNR ABA PF 12 47.3 15.4 30.2 .511 0.1 0.4 .200 15.3 29.8 .515 5.8 6.9 .831 19.8 3.3 3.4 2.6 36.7
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 9 37.4 5.2 14.6 .359 5.2 14.6 .359 5.2 6.8 .770 2.2 6.8 9.0 2.0 0.8 1.2 3.2 15.7
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 6 29.5 7.2 14.2 .506 7.2 14.2 .506 1.8 1.8 1.000 3.2 3.8 7.0 2.0 0.3 0.8 1.7 4.0 16.2
1979-80 ❍ 30 LAL NBA PF 11 13.2 2.3 4.8 .472 0.0 0.1 .000 2.3 4.7 .481 1.2 1.5 .813 1.3 1.1 2.4 0.4 0.0 0.5 1.8 1.5 5.7
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 7 33.0 8.1 16.4 .496 0.0 0.0 8.1 16.4 .496 3.7 5.0 .743 2.3 3.3 5.6 1.0 0.6 2.0 2.1 4.0 20.0
Career TOT 45 32.4 7.9 16.6 .479 0.0 0.2 .167 7.9 16.4 .481 3.7 4.6 .806 2.1 3.6 9.4 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.4 2.9 19.6
NBA 33 27.0 5.2 11.6 .448 0.0 0.1 .000 5.2 11.6 .449 2.9 3.7 .789 2.1 3.6 5.7 1.2 0.4 1.1 1.9 3.0 13.4
ABA 12 47.3 15.4 30.2 .511 0.1 0.4 .200 15.3 29.8 .515 5.8 6.9 .831 19.8 3.3 3.4 2.6 36.7
1 season DNR ABA 12 47.3 15.4 30.2 .511 0.1 0.4 .200 15.3 29.8 .515 5.8 6.9 .831 19.8 3.3 3.4 2.6 36.7
1 season LAL NBA 11 13.2 2.3 4.8 .472 0.0 0.1 .000 2.3 4.7 .481 1.2 1.5 .813 1.3 1.1 2.4 0.4 0.0 0.5 1.8 1.5 5.7
1 season SEA NBA 9 37.4 5.2 14.6 .359 5.2 14.6 .359 5.2 6.8 .770 2.2 6.8 9.0 2.0 0.8 1.2 3.2 15.7
1 season WSB NBA 7 33.0 8.1 16.4 .496 0.0 0.0 8.1 16.4 .496 3.7 5.0 .743 2.3 3.3 5.6 1.0 0.6 2.0 2.1 4.0 20.0
1 season NYK NBA 6 29.5 7.2 14.2 .506 7.2 14.2 .506 1.8 1.8 1.000 3.2 3.8 7.0 2.0 0.3 0.8 1.7 4.0 16.2

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
1969-70 20 DNR ABA PF 12 568 11.7 22.9 .511 0.1 0.3 .200 11.7 22.6 .515 4.4 5.3 .831 15.0 2.5 2.6 2.0 27.9
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 9 337 5.0 14.0 .359 5.0 14.0 .359 5.0 6.5 .770 2.1 6.5 8.7 1.9 0.7 1.2 3.1 15.1
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 6 177 8.7 17.3 .506 8.7 17.3 .506 2.2 2.2 1.000 3.9 4.7 8.5 2.4 0.4 1.0 2.0 4.9 19.7
1979-80 ❍ 30 LAL NBA PF 11 145 6.2 13.2 .472 0.0 0.2 .000 6.2 12.9 .481 3.2 4.0 .813 3.5 3.0 6.5 1.0 0.0 1.5 5.0 4.2 15.6
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 7 231 8.9 17.9 .496 0.0 0.0 8.9 17.9 .496 4.1 5.5 .743 2.5 3.6 6.1 1.1 0.6 2.2 2.3 4.4 21.8
Career TOT 45 1458 8.8 18.4 .479 0.0 0.2 .167 8.8 18.3 .481 4.1 5.1 .806 2.8 4.8 10.5 2.0 0.5 1.5 2.8 3.2 21.8
NBA 33 890 7.0 15.5 .448 0.0 0.1 .000 7.0 15.5 .449 3.9 5.0 .789 2.8 4.8 7.6 1.7 0.5 1.5 2.9 4.0 17.8
ABA 12 568 11.7 22.9 .511 0.1 0.3 .200 11.7 22.6 .515 4.4 5.3 .831 15.0 2.5 2.6 2.0 27.9
1 season DNR ABA 12 568 11.7 22.9 .511 0.1 0.3 .200 11.7 22.6 .515 4.4 5.3 .831 15.0 2.5 2.6 2.0 27.9
1 season LAL NBA 11 145 6.2 13.2 .472 0.0 0.2 .000 6.2 12.9 .481 3.2 4.0 .813 3.5 3.0 6.5 1.0 0.0 1.5 5.0 4.2 15.6
1 season SEA NBA 9 337 5.0 14.0 .359 5.0 14.0 .359 5.0 6.5 .770 2.1 6.5 8.7 1.9 0.7 1.2 3.1 15.1
1 season WSB NBA 7 231 8.9 17.9 .496 0.0 0.0 8.9 17.9 .496 4.1 5.5 .743 2.5 3.6 6.1 1.1 0.6 2.2 2.3 4.4 21.8
1 season NYK NBA 6 177 8.7 17.3 .506 8.7 17.3 .506 2.2 2.2 1.000 3.9 4.7 8.5 2.4 0.4 1.0 2.0 4.9 19.7

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
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
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 9 337 6.4 17.8 .359 6.4 17.8 .359 6.4 8.3 .770 2.7 8.3 11.0 2.4 1.0 1.5 3.9 19.2
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 6 177 10.6 21.0 .506 10.6 21.0 .506 2.7 2.7 1.000 4.7 5.7 10.4 3.0 0.5 1.2 2.5 5.9 24.0
1979-80 ❍ 30 LAL NBA PF 11 145 8.1 17.2 .472 0.0 0.3 .000 8.1 16.8 .481 4.2 5.2 .813 4.5 3.9 8.4 1.3 0.0 1.9 6.5 5.5 20.4
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 7 231 12.4 25.0 .496 0.0 0.0 12.4 25.0 .496 5.6 7.6 .743 3.5 5.0 8.5 1.5 0.9 3.0 3.3 6.1 30.4
Career TOT 45 1458 9.0 20.1 .479 0.1 0.8 .167 18.7 38.8 .481 8.7 10.8 .806 3.6 6.2 22.3 2.1 0.7 1.9 7.3 6.8 46.2
NBA 33 890 9.0 20.1 .448 0.0 0.1 .000 9.0 20.1 .449 5.1 6.4 .789 3.6 6.2 9.9 2.1 0.7 1.9 3.8 5.1 23.1
ABA 12 568 .511 .200 .515 .831
1 season DNR ABA 12 568 .511 .200 .515 .831
1 season LAL NBA 11 145 8.1 17.2 .472 0.0 0.3 .000 8.1 16.8 .481 4.2 5.2 .813 4.5 3.9 8.4 1.3 0.0 1.9 6.5 5.5 20.4
1 season SEA NBA 9 337 6.4 17.8 .359 6.4 17.8 .359 6.4 8.3 .770 2.7 8.3 11.0 2.4 1.0 1.5 3.9 19.2
1 season WSB NBA 7 231 12.4 25.0 .496 0.0 0.0 12.4 25.0 .496 5.6 7.6 .743 3.5 5.0 8.5 1.5 0.9 3.0 3.3 6.1 30.4
1 season NYK NBA 6 177 10.6 21.0 .506 10.6 21.0 .506 2.7 2.7 1.000 4.7 5.7 10.4 3.0 0.5 1.2 2.5 5.9 24.0

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
1969-70 20 DNR ABA PF 12 568 26.8 .552 .512 .229 .014 18.6 10.2 9.3 28.2 1.5 1.0 2.6 .218
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 9 337 12.9 .447 .359 .466 6.3 18.4 12.5 7.7 1.0 1.7 100 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .023
1977-78 28 NYK NBA PF 6 177 17.0 .540 .506 .129 10.1 14.3 12.0 9.3 0.5 1.5 10.0 21.2 111 111 0.4 0.0 0.4 .100
1979-80 ❍ 30 LAL NBA PF 11 145 8.2 .525 .472 .302 .019 10.5 8.8 9.6 3.7 0.0 2.3 25.0 21.8 89 108 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.014
1981-82 32 WSB NBA PF 7 231 18.2 .537 .496 .304 .000 7.6 11.5 9.5 5.8 0.9 3.6 10.3 26.4 107 102 0.3 0.3 0.7 .136
Career TOT 45 1458 19.2 .527 .479 .276 .008 8.1 14.2 14.0 8.2 0.7 2.2 11.2 25.9 104 104 2.0 1.8 3.7 .122
NBA 33 890 14.3 .503 .448 .320 .003 8.1 14.2 11.1 6.8 0.7 2.2 13.8 23.5 104 104 0.4 0.7 1.1 .061
ABA 12 568 26.8 .552 .512 .229 .014 18.6 10.2 9.3 28.2 1.5 1.0 2.6 .218
1 season DNR ABA 12 568 26.8 .552 .512 .229 .014 18.6 10.2 9.3 28.2 1.5 1.0 2.6 .218
1 season LAL NBA 11 145 8.2 .525 .472 .302 .019 10.5 8.8 9.6 3.7 0.0 2.3 25.0 21.8 89 108 -0.1 0.1 0.0 -0.014
1 season SEA NBA 9 337 12.9 .447 .359 .466 6.3 18.4 12.5 7.7 1.0 1.7 100 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .023
1 season WSB NBA 7 231 18.2 .537 .496 .304 .000 7.6 11.5 9.5 5.8 0.9 3.6 10.3 26.4 107 102 0.3 0.3 0.7 .136
1 season NYK NBA 6 177 17.0 .540 .506 .129 10.1 14.3 12.0 9.3 0.5 1.5 10.0 21.2 111 111 0.4 0.0 0.4 .100

All-Star Games

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1969-70 20 DNR ABA PF 1 39:00 10 19 .526 0 0 3 4 .750 19 2 4 23
1971-72 22 SEA NBA PF 1 1 25:00 4 10 .400 3 4 .750 7 1 2 11
1972-73 23 SEA NBA PF 1 1 22:00 5 10 .500 2 2 1.000 10 0 5 12
1973-74 24 SEA NBA PF 1 0 33:00 10 17 .588 3 3 1.000 2 11 5 0 3 5 23
1974-75 25 SEA NBA PF 1 1 17:00 1 9 .111 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 2
Career TOT 5 3 136 30 65 .462 0 0 11 13 .846 3 50 8 0 3 17 71
NBA 4 3 97 20 46 .435 8 9 .889 3 31 6 0 3 13 48
ABA 1 39 10 19 .526 0 0 3 4 .750 19 2 4 23

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 13 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Spencer Haywood 17.1 10.2 9.7 8.7 7.3 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.1 3.1 2.2 2.1 0.4
Rudy Tomjanovich 84.8 12.8 10.4 10.1 8.4 7.3 6.9 6.2 3.6 2.1 1.7 1.0
Grant Hill 83.8 14.6 11.7 10.7 10.2 7.3 6.6 5.9 5.4 5.1 2.5 1.7 1.2 0.3
Peja Stojakovic 83.7 13.5 10.1 10.1 9.9 8.1 8.0 7.3 4.8 3.8 2.7 1.7 1.6 0.9
Richard Jefferson 82.6 11.7 11.0 9.9 7.6 6.6 6.0 5.9 4.7 3.4 3.1 2.7 2.4 1.0
Connie Hawkins 82.3 17.9 11.3 10.2 9.6 8.6 7.5 7.1 3.5 1.1
Lou Hudson 81.4 11.1 10.1 9.7 9.3 8.8 7.9 5.9 4.9 4.2 3.3 2.7 2.2 0.8
Tracy McGrady 80.6 16.1 12.2 12.0 11.5 8.6 8.4 6.6 5.8 4.1 3.3 2.7 2.0 0.3
Billy Cunningham 80.2 11.9 10.3 10.0 9.0 8.3 6.8 6.4 6.1 5.0 3.5 1.2
Kiki Vandeweghe 80.1 11.0 10.8 10.3 9.9 8.4 7.7 5.7 3.8 2.9 2.0 1.2 1.1 0.8
Chris Webber 80.1 11.0 10.7 9.3 8.6 8.3 7.8 6.9 4.4 4.0 3.6 3.4 1.9 1.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Spencer Haywood 17.1 10.2 9.7 8.7 7.3 6.8 4.3 3.6 3.1 3.1 2.2 2.1 0.4
Rudy Tomjanovich 84.8 12.8 10.4 10.1 8.4 7.3 6.9 6.2 3.6 2.1 1.7 1.0
Peja Stojakovic 83.7 13.5 10.1 10.1 9.9 8.1 8.0 7.3 4.8 3.8 2.7 1.7 1.6 0.9
Richard Jefferson 82.6 11.7 11.0 9.9 7.6 6.6 6.0 5.9 4.7 3.4 3.1 2.7 2.4 1.0
Connie Hawkins 82.3 17.9 11.3 10.2 9.6 8.6 7.5 7.1 3.5 1.1
Lou Hudson 81.4 11.1 10.1 9.7 9.3 8.8 7.9 5.9 4.9 4.2 3.3 2.7 2.2 0.8
Lamar Odom 80.3 10.1 9.7 9.2 8.4 7.7 6.9 6.5 4.7 4.7 3.2 2.7 2.2 0.7 0.3
Billy Cunningham 80.2 11.9 10.3 10.0 9.0 8.3 6.8 6.4 6.1 5.0 3.5 1.2
Kiki Vandeweghe 80.1 11.0 10.8 10.3 9.9 8.4 7.7 5.7 3.8 2.9 2.0 1.2 1.1 0.8
Bernard King 79.7 12.1 9.1 8.7 7.5 7.1 6.5 5.9 5.5 4.9 3.5 2.8 1.2 0.4 0.0
Cedric Maxwell 79.4 12.2 11.7 11.0 9.1 6.6 6.4 5.4 5.4 4.6 4.2 2.0

College

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Totals Shooting Per Game
Season Age College G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1968-69 19 DETROIT 24 288 508 195 254 530 771 .567 .768 32.1 22.1
Career 24 288 508 195 254 530 771 .567 .768 32.1 22.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

MVP Award Shares
1971-72 NBA 0.060 (5)
1972-73 NBA 0.046 (7)
1973-74 NBA 0.001 (17)
1974-75 NBA 0.007 (13)
Career 0.114 (84)

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
1980 Los Angeles Lakers (NBA)

Games
1969-70 ABA 84 (1)

Minutes Played
1969-70 ABA 3808 (1)
1972-73 NBA 3259 (9)

Field Goals
1969-70 ABA 986 (1)
1972-73 NBA 889 (3)
Career 6776 (73)

Field Goal Attempts
1969-70 ABA 1998 (1)
1971-72 NBA 1557 (9)
1972-73 NBA 1868 (2)
Career 14445 (75)

Free Throws
1969-70 ABA 547 (3)
1971-72 NBA 480 (7)
1972-73 NBA 473 (3)
1973-74 NBA 373 (8)

Free Throw Attempts
1969-70 ABA 705 (3)
1971-72 NBA 586 (10)
1972-73 NBA 564 (3)
1973-74 NBA 458 (7)

Offensive Rebounds
1969-70 ABA 533 (1)
1973-74 NBA 318 (4)
Career ABA 533 (79)
Career 2026 (96)

Defensive Rebounds
1969-70 ABA 1104 (1)
1973-74 NBA 689 (10)
1975-76 NBA 644 (10)
Career ABA 1104 (64)

Total Rebounds
1969-70 ABA 1637 (1)
1972-73 NBA 995 (10)
1973-74 NBA 1007 (8)
1975-76 NBA 878 (10)
Career ABA 1637 (76)
Career NBA 7038 (96)
Career 8675 (61)

Points
1969-70 ABA 2519 (1)
1972-73 NBA 2251 (3)
Career 17111 (88)

Minutes Per Game
1969-70 ABA 45.3 (1)
1971-72 NBA 43.4 (3)
1972-73 NBA 42.3 (5)
1973-74 NBA 40.5 (7)
Career 34.8 (92)

Points Per Game
1969-70 ABA 30.0 (1)
1971-72 NBA 26.2 (4)
1972-73 NBA 29.2 (3)
1973-74 NBA 23.5 (8)
1974-75 NBA 22.4 (9)
Career NBA 19.2 (66)
Career 20.3 (50)

Rebounds Per Game
1969-70 ABA 19.5 (1)
1972-73 NBA 12.9 (10)
1973-74 NBA 13.4 (6)
1975-76 NBA 11.3 (9)
Career NBA 9.3 (68)
Career 10.3 (45)

Blocks Per Game
1973-74 NBA 1.4 (9)
Career 1.1 (79)

Player Efficiency Rating
1969-70 ABA 28.0 (1)
1972-73 NBA 22.7 (4)
1973-74 NBA 19.4 (9)
Career 19.1 (94)

Total Rebound Pct
1969-70 ABA 18.8 (2)

Turnover Pct
1969-70 ABA 9.9 (4)

Usage Pct
1969-70 ABA 24.9 (8)

Defensive Rating
Career NBA 100.4 (39)
Career 100.4 (49)

Offensive Win Shares
1969-70 ABA 9.6 (2)
1972-73 NBA 8.8 (4)
Career ABA 9.6 (71)

Defensive Win Shares
1969-70 ABA 7.5 (1)
Career ABA 7.5 (85)

Win Shares
1969-70 ABA 17.1 (1)
1973-74 NBA 9.7 (10)
Career ABA 17.1 (73)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1969-70 ABA .216 (1)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.516 (108)

NBA Elo Player Rating
140th (overall) as of Aug 1, 2014, 2:08PM

   

Transactions

May 11, 1970: Traded by the Philadelphia 76ers (as a future 1971 2nd round draft pick) with Bob Kauffman to the Buffalo Braves for Bailey Howell.

December 30, 1970: Signed as a free agent with the Seattle SuperSonics. The NBA sued Seattle because Haywood violated rules stating a player could not join the league until he was four years out of high school; the Supreme Court ruled in favor of Seattle on March 8, 1971.

March 29, 1971: Drafted by the Buffalo Braves in the 2nd round (30th pick) of the 1971 NBA Draft.

October 24, 1975: Traded by the Seattle SuperSonics to the New York Knicks for Gene Short and a 1979 1st round draft pick (James Bailey was later selected).

January 5, 1979: Traded by the New York Knicks to the New Orleans Jazz for Joe Meriweather.

September 13, 1979: Traded by the Utah Jazz to the Los Angeles Lakers for Adrian Dantley.

August 19, 1980: Waived by the Los Angeles Lakers.

October 24, 1981: Signed as a free agent with the Washington Bullets.

March 9, 1983: Waived by the Washington Bullets.

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