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Bob Lanier

Robert Jerry Lanier Jr.

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-11 ▪ Weight: 250 lbs.
Born: September 10, 1948 in Buffalo, New York
High School: Bennett in Buffalo, New York
College: St. Bonaventure University
Draft: Detroit Pistons, 1st round (1st pick, 1st overall), 1970 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 14, 1970
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1992 (Full List)
As Coach: 1 Yr, 12-25, .324 W-L% (Full Record)

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Apr 20, 2014 10:17 PM

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
1970-71 22 DET NBA C 82 2017 504 1108 .455 504 1108 .455 273 376 .726 665 146 272 1281
1971-72 ★ 23 DET NBA C 80 3092 834 1690 .493 834 1690 .493 388 505 .768 1132 248 297 2056
1972-73 ★ 24 DET NBA C 81 3150 810 1654 .490 810 1654 .490 307 397 .773 1205 260 278 1927
1973-74 ★ 25 DET NBA C 81 3047 748 1483 .504 748 1483 .504 326 409 .797 269 805 1074 343 110 247 273 1822
1974-75 ★ 26 DET NBA C 76 2987 731 1433 .510 731 1433 .510 361 450 .802 225 689 914 350 75 172 237 1823
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 64 2363 541 1017 .532 541 1017 .532 284 370 .768 217 529 746 217 79 86 203 1366
1976-77 ★ 28 DET NBA C 64 2446 678 1269 .534 678 1269 .534 260 318 .818 200 545 745 214 70 126 174 1616
1977-78 ★ 29 DET NBA C 63 2311 622 1159 .537 622 1159 .537 298 386 .772 197 518 715 216 82 93 225 185 1542
1978-79 ★ 30 DET NBA C 53 1835 489 950 .515 489 950 .515 275 367 .749 164 330 494 140 50 75 175 181 1253
1979-80 31 TOT NBA C 63 2131 466 867 .537 1 6 .167 465 861 .540 277 354 .782 152 400 552 184 74 89 162 200 1210
1979-80 31 DET NBA C 37 1392 319 584 .546 0 5 .000 319 579 .551 164 210 .781 108 265 373 122 38 60 113 130 802
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 26 739 147 283 .519 1 1 1.000 146 282 .518 113 144 .785 44 135 179 62 36 29 49 70 408
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 67 1753 376 716 .525 1 1 1.000 375 715 .524 208 277 .751 128 285 413 179 73 81 139 184 961
1981-82 ★ 33 MIL NBA C 74 72 1986 407 729 .558 0 2 .000 407 727 .560 182 242 .752 92 296 388 219 72 56 166 211 996
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 39 35 978 163 332 .491 0 1 .000 163 331 .492 91 133 .684 58 142 200 105 34 24 82 125 417
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 72 72 2007 392 685 .572 0 3 .000 392 682 .575 194 274 .708 141 314 455 186 58 51 163 228 978
Career NBA 959 179 32103 7761 15092 .514 2 13 .154 7759 15079 .515 3724 4858 .767 1843 4853 9698 3007 777 1100 1112 3048 19248
10 seasons DET NBA 681 24640 6276 12347 .508 0 5 .000 6276 12342 .509 2936 3788 .775 1380 3681 8063 2256 504 859 513 2230 15488
5 seasons MIL NBA 278 179 7463 1485 2745 .541 2 8 .250 1483 2737 .542 788 1070 .736 463 1172 1635 751 273 241 599 818 3760

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
1970-71 22 DET NBA C 82 24.6 6.1 13.5 .455 6.1 13.5 .455 3.3 4.6 .726 8.1 1.8 3.3 15.6
1971-72 ★ 23 DET NBA C 80 38.7 10.4 21.1 .493 10.4 21.1 .493 4.9 6.3 .768 14.2 3.1 3.7 25.7
1972-73 ★ 24 DET NBA C 81 38.9 10.0 20.4 .490 10.0 20.4 .490 3.8 4.9 .773 14.9 3.2 3.4 23.8
1973-74 ★ 25 DET NBA C 81 37.6 9.2 18.3 .504 9.2 18.3 .504 4.0 5.0 .797 3.3 9.9 13.3 4.2 1.4 3.0 3.4 22.5
1974-75 ★ 26 DET NBA C 76 39.3 9.6 18.9 .510 9.6 18.9 .510 4.8 5.9 .802 3.0 9.1 12.0 4.6 1.0 2.3 3.1 24.0
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 64 36.9 8.5 15.9 .532 8.5 15.9 .532 4.4 5.8 .768 3.4 8.3 11.7 3.4 1.2 1.3 3.2 21.3
1976-77 ★ 28 DET NBA C 64 38.2 10.6 19.8 .534 10.6 19.8 .534 4.1 5.0 .818 3.1 8.5 11.6 3.3 1.1 2.0 2.7 25.3
1977-78 ★ 29 DET NBA C 63 36.7 9.9 18.4 .537 9.9 18.4 .537 4.7 6.1 .772 3.1 8.2 11.3 3.4 1.3 1.5 3.6 2.9 24.5
1978-79 ★ 30 DET NBA C 53 34.6 9.2 17.9 .515 9.2 17.9 .515 5.2 6.9 .749 3.1 6.2 9.3 2.6 0.9 1.4 3.3 3.4 23.6
1979-80 31 TOT NBA C 63 33.8 7.4 13.8 .537 0.0 0.1 .167 7.4 13.7 .540 4.4 5.6 .782 2.4 6.3 8.8 2.9 1.2 1.4 2.6 3.2 19.2
1979-80 31 DET NBA C 37 37.6 8.6 15.8 .546 0.0 0.1 .000 8.6 15.6 .551 4.4 5.7 .781 2.9 7.2 10.1 3.3 1.0 1.6 3.1 3.5 21.7
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 26 28.4 5.7 10.9 .519 0.0 0.0 1.000 5.6 10.8 .518 4.3 5.5 .785 1.7 5.2 6.9 2.4 1.4 1.1 1.9 2.7 15.7
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 67 26.2 5.6 10.7 .525 0.0 0.0 1.000 5.6 10.7 .524 3.1 4.1 .751 1.9 4.3 6.2 2.7 1.1 1.2 2.1 2.7 14.3
1981-82 ★ 33 MIL NBA C 74 72 26.8 5.5 9.9 .558 0.0 0.0 .000 5.5 9.8 .560 2.5 3.3 .752 1.2 4.0 5.2 3.0 1.0 0.8 2.2 2.9 13.5
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 39 35 25.1 4.2 8.5 .491 0.0 0.0 .000 4.2 8.5 .492 2.3 3.4 .684 1.5 3.6 5.1 2.7 0.9 0.6 2.1 3.2 10.7
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 72 72 27.9 5.4 9.5 .572 0.0 0.0 .000 5.4 9.5 .575 2.7 3.8 .708 2.0 4.4 6.3 2.6 0.8 0.7 2.3 3.2 13.6
Career NBA 959 179 33.5 8.1 15.7 .514 0.0 0.0 .154 8.1 15.7 .515 3.9 5.1 .767 2.6 6.8 10.1 3.1 1.1 1.5 2.6 3.2 20.1
10 seasons DET NBA 681 36.2 9.2 18.1 .508 0.0 0.1 .000 9.2 18.1 .509 4.3 5.6 .775 3.2 8.4 11.8 3.3 1.2 2.0 3.4 3.3 22.7
5 seasons MIL NBA 278 179 26.8 5.3 9.9 .541 0.0 0.0 .250 5.3 9.8 .542 2.8 3.8 .736 1.7 4.2 5.9 2.7 1.0 0.9 2.2 2.9 13.5

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
1970-71 22 DET NBA C 82 2017 9.0 19.8 .455 9.0 19.8 .455 4.9 6.7 .726 11.9 2.6 4.9 22.9
1971-72 ★ 23 DET NBA C 80 3092 9.7 19.7 .493 9.7 19.7 .493 4.5 5.9 .768 13.2 2.9 3.5 23.9
1972-73 ★ 24 DET NBA C 81 3150 9.3 18.9 .490 9.3 18.9 .490 3.5 4.5 .773 13.8 3.0 3.2 22.0
1973-74 ★ 25 DET NBA C 81 3047 8.8 17.5 .504 8.8 17.5 .504 3.9 4.8 .797 3.2 9.5 12.7 4.1 1.3 2.9 3.2 21.5
1974-75 ★ 26 DET NBA C 76 2987 8.8 17.3 .510 8.8 17.3 .510 4.4 5.4 .802 2.7 8.3 11.0 4.2 0.9 2.1 2.9 22.0
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 64 2363 8.2 15.5 .532 8.2 15.5 .532 4.3 5.6 .768 3.3 8.1 11.4 3.3 1.2 1.3 3.1 20.8
1976-77 ★ 28 DET NBA C 64 2446 10.0 18.7 .534 10.0 18.7 .534 3.8 4.7 .818 2.9 8.0 11.0 3.1 1.0 1.9 2.6 23.8
1977-78 ★ 29 DET NBA C 63 2311 9.7 18.1 .537 9.7 18.1 .537 4.6 6.0 .772 3.1 8.1 11.1 3.4 1.3 1.4 3.5 2.9 24.0
1978-79 ★ 30 DET NBA C 53 1835 9.6 18.6 .515 9.6 18.6 .515 5.4 7.2 .749 3.2 6.5 9.7 2.7 1.0 1.5 3.4 3.6 24.6
1979-80 31 TOT NBA C 63 2131 7.9 14.6 .537 0.0 0.1 .167 7.9 14.5 .540 4.7 6.0 .782 2.6 6.8 9.3 3.1 1.3 1.5 2.7 3.4 20.4
1979-80 31 DET NBA C 37 1392 8.2 15.1 .546 0.0 0.1 .000 8.2 15.0 .551 4.2 5.4 .781 2.8 6.9 9.6 3.2 1.0 1.6 2.9 3.4 20.7
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 26 739 7.2 13.8 .519 0.0 0.0 1.000 7.1 13.7 .518 5.5 7.0 .785 2.1 6.6 8.7 3.0 1.8 1.4 2.4 3.4 19.9
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 67 1753 7.7 14.7 .525 0.0 0.0 1.000 7.7 14.7 .524 4.3 5.7 .751 2.6 5.9 8.5 3.7 1.5 1.7 2.9 3.8 19.7
1981-82 ★ 33 MIL NBA C 74 72 1986 7.4 13.2 .558 0.0 0.0 .000 7.4 13.2 .560 3.3 4.4 .752 1.7 5.4 7.0 4.0 1.3 1.0 3.0 3.8 18.1
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 39 35 978 6.0 12.2 .491 0.0 0.0 .000 6.0 12.2 .492 3.3 4.9 .684 2.1 5.2 7.4 3.9 1.3 0.9 3.0 4.6 15.3
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 72 72 2007 7.0 12.3 .572 0.0 0.1 .000 7.0 12.2 .575 3.5 4.9 .708 2.5 5.6 8.2 3.3 1.0 0.9 2.9 4.1 17.5
Career NBA 959 179 32103 8.7 16.9 .514 0.0 0.1 .154 8.7 16.9 .515 4.2 5.4 .767 2.8 7.3 10.9 3.4 1.2 1.7 3.1 3.4 21.6
10 seasons DET NBA 681 24640 9.2 18.0 .508 0.0 0.1 .000 9.2 18.0 .509 4.3 5.5 .775 3.0 8.1 11.8 3.3 1.1 1.9 3.3 3.3 22.6
5 seasons MIL NBA 278 179 7463 7.2 13.2 .541 0.0 0.0 .250 7.2 13.2 .542 3.8 5.2 .736 2.2 5.7 7.9 3.6 1.3 1.2 2.9 3.9 18.1

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
1970-71 22 DET NBA C 82 2017 20.0 .503 .455 .339 15.9 11.6 3.0 2.2 5.2 .124
1971-72 ★ 23 DET NBA C 80 3092 23.1 .538 .493 .299 17.4 13.2 7.7 0.7 8.4 .130
1972-73 ★ 24 DET NBA C 81 3150 22.1 .527 .490 .240 18.6 12.3 6.9 3.6 10.6 .161
1973-74 ★ 25 DET NBA C 81 3047 23.9 .548 .504 .276 9.1 27.1 18.1 17.9 1.6 4.3 88 7.3 7.1 14.4 .227
1974-75 ★ 26 DET NBA C 76 2987 24.4 .559 .510 .314 8.4 25.1 16.8 19.9 1.2 3.1 96 8.6 3.8 12.4 .199
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 64 2363 22.7 .579 .532 .364 9.3 23.5 16.3 13.9 1.5 1.9 97 7.3 2.8 10.1 .205
1976-77 ★ 28 DET NBA C 64 2446 23.0 .573 .534 .251 8.5 23.1 15.8 12.9 1.3 2.7 99 7.5 2.8 10.3 .203
1977-78 ★ 29 DET NBA C 63 2311 24.8 .580 .537 .333 9.1 23.1 16.2 14.9 1.6 2.1 14.5 25.7 112 99 7.0 3.1 10.1 .209
1978-79 ★ 30 DET NBA C 53 1835 21.7 .564 .515 .386 9.0 19.3 14.0 11.4 1.2 2.1 13.6 26.7 109 104 4.0 1.9 5.9 .155
1979-80 31 TOT NBA C 63 2131 20.4 .592 .538 .408 .007 7.6 19.9 13.8 12.3 1.6 2.2 13.7 21.6 115 105 5.0 2.4 7.4 .168
1979-80 31 DET NBA C 37 1392 20.3 .593 .546 .360 .009 8.1 20.2 14.1 12.7 1.2 2.3 14.3 21.8 114 107 3.1 1.1 4.2 .146
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 26 739 20.5 .589 .521 .509 .004 6.7 19.3 13.2 11.5 2.3 2.2 12.4 21.2 117 99 1.9 1.3 3.2 .209
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 67 1753 19.7 .573 .526 .387 .001 8.3 17.5 13.0 14.0 1.9 2.6 14.2 21.8 113 100 3.7 3.0 6.8 .185
1981-82 ★ 33 MIL NBA C 74 1986 17.4 .596 .558 .332 .003 5.5 16.5 11.2 16.0 1.7 1.6 16.6 20.7 112 101 3.2 3.4 6.6 .160
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 39 978 14.5 .534 .491 .401 .003 6.8 15.2 11.2 15.1 1.7 1.4 17.4 20.0 103 101 0.8 1.5 2.3 .112
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 72 2007 17.7 .607 .572 .400 .004 8.3 17.1 12.9 13.9 1.4 1.5 16.8 20.4 113 103 3.4 3.3 6.7 .160
Career NBA 959 32103 21.7 .559 .514 .322 .001 8.3 21.5 15.6 14.4 1.5 2.5 14.9 22.6 111 98 75.4 41.7 117.1 .175
10 seasons DET NBA 681 24640 22.8 .553 .508 .307 .000 8.8 23.6 16.6 14.4 1.4 2.8 14.1 25.1 111 97 62.4 29.1 91.6 .178
5 seasons MIL NBA 278 7463 18.0 .585 .541 .390 .003 7.2 17.0 12.3 14.4 1.7 1.8 15.7 20.9 112 101 13.0 12.5 25.5 .164

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
1973-74 25 DET NBA C 7 303 77 152 .507 77 152 .507 30 38 .789 26 81 107 21 4 14 28 184
1974-75 26 DET NBA C 3 128 26 51 .510 26 51 .510 9 12 .750 5 27 32 19 4 12 10 61
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 9 359 95 172 .552 95 172 .552 45 50 .900 39 75 114 30 8 21 34 235
1976-77 28 DET NBA C 3 118 34 54 .630 34 54 .630 16 19 .842 13 37 50 6 3 7 10 84
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 7 256 52 101 .515 0 0 52 101 .515 31 42 .738 17 48 65 31 7 8 17 23 135
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 7 236 50 85 .588 0 0 50 85 .588 23 32 .719 12 40 52 28 12 8 15 18 123
1981-82 33 MIL NBA C 6 212 41 80 .513 0 1 .000 41 79 .519 14 25 .560 18 27 45 22 8 5 14 21 96
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 9 250 51 89 .573 0 0 51 89 .573 21 35 .600 17 46 63 23 5 14 21 32 123
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 16 499 82 171 .480 0 0 82 171 .480 39 44 .886 32 85 117 55 11 10 38 57 203
Career NBA 67 2361 508 955 .532 0 1 .000 508 954 .532 228 297 .768 179 466 645 235 62 99 105 233 1244
5 seasons MIL NBA 45 1453 276 526 .525 0 1 .000 276 525 .526 128 178 .719 96 246 342 159 43 45 105 151 680
4 seasons DET NBA 22 908 232 429 .541 232 429 .541 100 119 .840 83 220 303 76 19 54 82 564

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
1973-74 25 DET NBA C 7 43.3 11.0 21.7 .507 11.0 21.7 .507 4.3 5.4 .789 3.7 11.6 15.3 3.0 0.6 2.0 4.0 26.3
1974-75 26 DET NBA C 3 42.7 8.7 17.0 .510 8.7 17.0 .510 3.0 4.0 .750 1.7 9.0 10.7 6.3 1.3 4.0 3.3 20.3
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 9 39.9 10.6 19.1 .552 10.6 19.1 .552 5.0 5.6 .900 4.3 8.3 12.7 3.3 0.9 2.3 3.8 26.1
1976-77 28 DET NBA C 3 39.3 11.3 18.0 .630 11.3 18.0 .630 5.3 6.3 .842 4.3 12.3 16.7 2.0 1.0 2.3 3.3 28.0
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 7 36.6 7.4 14.4 .515 0.0 0.0 7.4 14.4 .515 4.4 6.0 .738 2.4 6.9 9.3 4.4 1.0 1.1 2.4 3.3 19.3
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 7 33.7 7.1 12.1 .588 0.0 0.0 7.1 12.1 .588 3.3 4.6 .719 1.7 5.7 7.4 4.0 1.7 1.1 2.1 2.6 17.6
1981-82 33 MIL NBA C 6 35.3 6.8 13.3 .513 0.0 0.2 .000 6.8 13.2 .519 2.3 4.2 .560 3.0 4.5 7.5 3.7 1.3 0.8 2.3 3.5 16.0
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 9 27.8 5.7 9.9 .573 0.0 0.0 5.7 9.9 .573 2.3 3.9 .600 1.9 5.1 7.0 2.6 0.6 1.6 2.3 3.6 13.7
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 16 31.2 5.1 10.7 .480 0.0 0.0 5.1 10.7 .480 2.4 2.8 .886 2.0 5.3 7.3 3.4 0.7 0.6 2.4 3.6 12.7
Career NBA 67 35.2 7.6 14.3 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 7.6 14.2 .532 3.4 4.4 .768 2.7 7.0 9.6 3.5 0.9 1.5 2.3 3.5 18.6
5 seasons MIL NBA 45 32.3 6.1 11.7 .525 0.0 0.0 .000 6.1 11.7 .526 2.8 4.0 .719 2.1 5.5 7.6 3.5 1.0 1.0 2.3 3.4 15.1
4 seasons DET NBA 22 41.3 10.5 19.5 .541 10.5 19.5 .541 4.5 5.4 .840 3.8 10.0 13.8 3.5 0.9 2.5 3.7 25.6

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
1973-74 25 DET NBA C 7 303 9.1 18.1 .507 9.1 18.1 .507 3.6 4.5 .789 3.1 9.6 12.7 2.5 0.5 1.7 3.3 21.9
1974-75 26 DET NBA C 3 128 7.3 14.3 .510 7.3 14.3 .510 2.5 3.4 .750 1.4 7.6 9.0 5.3 1.1 3.4 2.8 17.2
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 9 359 9.5 17.2 .552 9.5 17.2 .552 4.5 5.0 .900 3.9 7.5 11.4 3.0 0.8 2.1 3.4 23.6
1976-77 28 DET NBA C 3 118 10.4 16.5 .630 10.4 16.5 .630 4.9 5.8 .842 4.0 11.3 15.3 1.8 0.9 2.1 3.1 25.6
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 7 256 7.3 14.2 .515 0.0 0.0 7.3 14.2 .515 4.4 5.9 .738 2.4 6.8 9.1 4.4 1.0 1.1 2.4 3.2 19.0
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 7 236 7.6 13.0 .588 0.0 0.0 7.6 13.0 .588 3.5 4.9 .719 1.8 6.1 7.9 4.3 1.8 1.2 2.3 2.7 18.8
1981-82 33 MIL NBA C 6 212 7.0 13.6 .513 0.0 0.2 .000 7.0 13.4 .519 2.4 4.2 .560 3.1 4.6 7.6 3.7 1.4 0.8 2.4 3.6 16.3
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 9 250 7.3 12.8 .573 0.0 0.0 7.3 12.8 .573 3.0 5.0 .600 2.4 6.6 9.1 3.3 0.7 2.0 3.0 4.6 17.7
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 16 499 5.9 12.3 .480 0.0 0.0 5.9 12.3 .480 2.8 3.2 .886 2.3 6.1 8.4 4.0 0.8 0.7 2.7 4.1 14.6
Career NBA 67 2361 7.7 14.6 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 7.7 14.5 .532 3.5 4.5 .768 2.7 7.1 9.8 3.6 0.9 1.5 2.6 3.6 19.0
5 seasons MIL NBA 45 1453 6.8 13.0 .525 0.0 0.0 .000 6.8 13.0 .526 3.2 4.4 .719 2.4 6.1 8.5 3.9 1.1 1.1 2.6 3.7 16.8
4 seasons DET NBA 22 908 9.2 17.0 .541 9.2 17.0 .541 4.0 4.7 .840 3.3 8.7 12.0 3.0 0.8 2.1 3.3 22.4

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
1973-74 25 DET NBA C 7 303 25.2 .545 .507 .250 9.6 26.0 18.4 12.3 0.7 2.5 92 0.9 0.5 1.5 .233
1974-75 26 DET NBA C 3 128 21.5 .542 .510 .235 4.5 20.9 13.3 23.0 1.5 4.7 94 0.2 0.2 0.4 .151
1975-76 27 DET NBA C 9 359 25.3 .606 .552 .291 11.9 22.7 17.3 12.6 1.0 3.1 105 1.5 0.1 1.6 .213
1976-77 28 DET NBA C 3 118 28.8 .674 .630 .352 11.0 27.0 19.6 8.7 1.2 2.8 101 0.6 0.1 0.7 .294
1979-80 31 MIL NBA C 7 256 20.9 .565 .515 .416 .000 7.6 20.7 14.3 19.6 1.4 1.8 12.5 22.3 114 100 0.6 0.4 1.1 .199
1980-81 32 MIL NBA C 7 236 22.5 .621 .588 .376 .000 5.8 20.4 12.9 18.1 2.5 2.1 13.1 19.7 123 105 0.8 0.3 1.0 .206
1981-82 33 MIL NBA C 6 212 17.3 .527 .513 .313 .013 9.9 18.1 13.6 17.0 1.9 1.5 13.3 21.0 109 112 0.3 0.1 0.4 .090
1982-83 34 MIL NBA C 9 250 18.9 .589 .573 .393 .000 7.3 21.3 14.0 14.5 1.0 3.3 16.7 21.1 110 101 0.4 0.4 0.8 .160
1983-84 35 MIL NBA C 16 499 14.5 .533 .480 .257 .000 7.9 17.9 13.3 17.7 1.1 1.2 16.6 19.7 106 104 0.3 0.8 1.1 .109
Career NBA 67 2361 20.8 .573 .532 .311 .001 8.6 21.2 15.1 15.9 1.3 2.3 14.8 20.6 111 102 5.7 2.9 8.6 .175
5 seasons MIL NBA 45 1453 18.1 .563 .525 .338 .002 7.7 19.4 13.6 17.4 1.5 1.8 14.8 20.6 111 104 2.5 2.0 4.4 .147
4 seasons DET NBA 22 908 25.2 .586 .541 .277 10.0 24.1 17.4 13.5 1.0 3.1 99 3.2 1.0 4.2 .221

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
1971-72 23 DET NBA C 1 0 5:00 0 2 .000 2 3 .667 3 0 0 2
1972-73 24 DET NBA C 1 0 12:00 5 9 .556 0 0 6 0 1 10
1973-74 25 DET NBA C 1 0 26:00 11 15 .733 2 2 1.000 2 10 2 0 2 1 24
1974-75 26 DET NBA C 1 0 12:00 1 4 .250 0 0 2 7 2 2 0 3 2
1976-77 28 DET NBA C 1 0 20:00 7 8 .875 3 3 1.000 5 10 4 1 1 3 17
1977-78 29 DET NBA C 1 0 4:00 0 0 1 2 .500 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1
1978-79 30 DET NBA C 1 0 31:00 5 10 .500 0 0 1 4 4 1 1 0 4 10
1981-82 33 MIL NBA C 1 0 11:00 3 7 .429 0 0 2 2 1.000 2 3 0 0 1 1 3 8
Career NBA 8 0 121 32 55 .582 0 0 10 12 .833 14 45 12 4 5 2 15 74

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 14 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Bob Lanier 14.4 12.4 10.6 10.3 10.1 10.1 8.4 7.4 6.8 6.7 6.6 5.9 5.2 2.3
Wes Unseld 89.0 11.1 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.0 9.5 8.7 8.4 8.3 6.8 6.2 5.5 3.6
Robert Parish 88.5 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.5 10.0 9.2 9.2 9.0 7.8 7.1 6.4 4.8 4.6 4.0
Jack Sikma 86.9 12.6 9.8 9.7 9.4 8.8 8.6 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.4 5.4 5.0 3.5
Patrick Ewing 86.7 13.5 13.1 13.0 10.9 10.6 10.0 9.8 9.6 8.1 6.8 3.5 3.3 3.1 3.0
Dikembe Mutombo 85.9 11.3 10.8 9.9 9.6 9.4 8.8 8.7 8.1 7.9 7.6 4.8 4.7 3.8 0.8
Bill Laimbeer 85.4 10.8 10.5 10.1 9.8 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.0 5.4 5.4 4.9 4.7 0.5
Walt Bellamy 84.4 16.3 14.4 13.7 12.1 11.1 10.4 10.3 9.5 8.8 7.1 6.2 5.4 4.9 0.1
Zelmo Beaty 83.3 16.0 15.1 11.8 10.8 10.3 9.0 8.4 7.7 5.2 4.8 4.5 2.3
Hakeem Olajuwon 80.6 15.8 14.3 12.4 11.2 10.9 10.7 10.7 10.2 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.1 8.6 4.5
Moses Malone 78.5 15.4 15.1 14.1 13.7 11.9 11.9 10.2 9.5 9.4 9.2 8.9 8.7 6.1 1.9
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Bob Lanier 14.4 12.4 10.6 10.3 10.1 10.1 8.4 7.4 6.8 6.7 6.6 5.9 5.2 2.3
Wes Unseld 89.0 11.1 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.0 9.5 8.7 8.4 8.3 6.8 6.2 5.5 3.6
Jack Sikma 86.9 12.6 9.8 9.7 9.4 8.8 8.6 8.3 8.1 8.0 7.8 7.4 5.4 5.0 3.5
Patrick Ewing 85.9 13.5 13.1 13.0 10.9 10.6 10.0 9.8 9.6 8.1 6.8 4.8 3.5 3.3 3.1 3.0 2.0 1.4
Bill Laimbeer 85.4 10.8 10.5 10.1 9.8 9.2 9.0 8.8 8.5 8.0 5.4 5.4 4.9 4.7 0.5
Dikembe Mutombo 84.9 11.3 10.8 9.9 9.6 9.4 8.8 8.7 8.1 7.9 7.6 5.2 4.8 4.7 3.8 3.1 2.3 0.8 0.2
Walt Bellamy 84.4 16.3 14.4 13.7 12.1 11.1 10.4 10.3 9.5 8.8 7.1 6.2 5.4 4.9 0.1
Zelmo Beaty 83.3 16.0 15.1 11.8 10.8 10.3 9.0 8.4 7.7 5.2 4.8 4.5 2.3
Robert Parish 82.1 10.9 10.8 10.5 10.5 10.0 10.0 9.2 9.2 9.0 7.8 7.4 7.1 6.8 6.4 4.8 4.6 4.0 4.0 1.7 1.4 0.9
Dave Cowens 77.5 12.0 10.8 10.7 10.4 9.5 9.3 6.4 5.4 4.8 4.4 2.6
Alonzo Mourning 77.5 12.9 9.9 9.4 8.4 8.2 7.9 7.5 7.4 6.3 4.8 3.5 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.6

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
1966-67 18 STBONNY 15 450 30.0
1967-68 19 STBONNY 25 272 466 112 175 390 656 .584 .640 26.2 15.6
1968-69 20 STBONNY 24 270 460 114 181 374 654 .587 .630 27.3 15.6
1969-70 21 STBONNY 26 308 549 141 194 416 757 .561 .727 29.1 16.0
Career 75 850 1475 367 550 1180 2067 .576 .667 27.6 15.7

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
1967-68 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1968-69 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1969-70 NCAA AP All-America (1st)
1970-71 NBA All-Rookie (1st)
MVP Award Shares
1972-73 NBA 0.006 (14)
1973-74 NBA 0.436 (3)
1974-75 NBA 0.007 (13)
1976-77 NBA 0.045 (4)
1977-78 NBA 0.004 (10)
1980-81 NBA 0.006 (22)
Career 0.504 (52)
Games
1970-71 NBA 82 (2)
Minutes Played
Career NBA 32103 (98)
Field Goals
1971-72 NBA 834 (3)
1972-73 NBA 810 (6)
1973-74 NBA 748 (7)
1974-75 NBA 731 (7)
Career NBA 7761 (38)
Career 7761 (42)
Field Goal Attempts
1971-72 NBA 1690 (8)
Career NBA 15092 (57)
Career 15092 (60)
Free Throws
1974-75 NBA 361 (9)
Career NBA 3724 (85)
Career 3724 (89)
Free Throw Attempts
1974-75 NBA 450 (8)
Career NBA 4858 (85)
Career 4858 (90)
Defensive Rebounds
1973-74 NBA 805 (5)
1974-75 NBA 689 (7)
Career NBA 4853 (77)
Career 4853 (85)
Total Rebounds
1971-72 NBA 1132 (8)
1972-73 NBA 1205 (6)
1973-74 NBA 1074 (5)
1974-75 NBA 914 (9)
Career NBA 9698 (37)
Career 9698 (41)
Blocks
1973-74 NBA 247 (3)
1974-75 NBA 172 (6)
Career NBA 1100 (67)
Career 1100 (69)
Personal Fouls
1971-72 NBA 297 (6)
Career NBA 3048 (63)
Career 3048 (72)
Points
1971-72 NBA 2056 (6)
1972-73 NBA 1927 (8)
1973-74 NBA 1822 (7)
1974-75 NBA 1823 (6)
Career NBA 19248 (46)
Career 19248 (50)
Field Goal Pct
1973-74 NBA .504 (9)
1974-75 NBA .510 (8)
1975-76 NBA .532 (4)
1976-77 NBA .534 (5)
1977-78 NBA .537 (6)
1983-84 NBA .572 (9)
Career NBA .514 (65)
Career .514 (69)
Minutes Per Game
1976-77 NBA 38.2 (7)
Points Per Game
1971-72 NBA 25.7 (8)
1972-73 NBA 23.8 (10)
1973-74 NBA 22.5 (10)
1974-75 NBA 24.0 (6)
1975-76 NBA 21.3 (10)
1976-77 NBA 25.2 (6)
1977-78 NBA 24.5 (9)
Career NBA 20.1 (53)
Career 20.1 (58)
Rebounds Per Game
1971-72 NBA 14.2 (9)
1972-73 NBA 14.9 (6)
1973-74 NBA 13.3 (8)
1974-75 NBA 12.0 (9)
Career NBA 10.1 (39)
Career 10.1 (48)
Blocks Per Game
1973-74 NBA 3.0 (4)
1974-75 NBA 2.3 (5)
Career NBA 1.5 (42)
Career 1.5 (44)
Player Efficiency Rating
1970-71 NBA 20.0 (10)
1971-72 NBA 23.1 (2)
1972-73 NBA 22.1 (5)
1973-74 NBA 23.9 (3)
1974-75 NBA 24.4 (3)
1975-76 NBA 22.7 (4)
1976-77 NBA 23.0 (2)
1977-78 NBA 24.8 (3)
1978-79 NBA 21.7 (10)
Career NBA 21.7 (33)
Career 21.7 (32)
True Shooting Pct
1974-75 NBA .559 (8)
1975-76 NBA .579 (2)
1977-78 NBA .580 (10)
Effective Field Goal Pct
1973-74 NBA .504 (9)
1974-75 NBA .510 (8)
1975-76 NBA .532 (4)
1976-77 NBA .534 (5)
1977-78 NBA .537 (6)
1983-84 NBA .572 (9)
Defensive Rebound Pct
1973-74 NBA 27.1 (5)
1974-75 NBA 25.1 (7)
1975-76 NBA 23.5 (10)
Career NBA 21.5 (75)
Career 21.5 (78)
Total Rebound Pct
1972-73 NBA 18.6 (4)
1973-74 NBA 18.1 (5)
Career NBA 15.6 (74)
Career 15.6 (83)
Block Pct
1973-74 NBA 4.3 (2)
1974-75 NBA 3.1 (5)
Career NBA 2.5 (86)
Career 2.5 (96)
Offensive Rating
1977-78 NBA 111.5 (7)
Defensive Rating
1973-74 NBA 88.0 (1)
Career NBA 98.4 (14)
Career 98.4 (17)
Offensive Win Shares
1972-73 NBA 6.9 (9)
1973-74 NBA 7.3 (6)
1974-75 NBA 8.6 (4)
1975-76 NBA 7.3 (7)
1976-77 NBA 7.5 (7)
1977-78 NBA 7.0 (9)
Career NBA 75.4 (41)
Career 75.4 (46)
Defensive Win Shares
1973-74 NBA 7.1 (3)
Career NBA 41.7 (77)
Career 41.7 (82)
Win Shares
1973-74 NBA 14.4 (3)
1974-75 NBA 12.4 (5)
1975-76 NBA 10.1 (5)
Career NBA 117.1 (43)
Career 117.1 (47)
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1973-74 NBA .227 (3)
1974-75 NBA .199 (5)
1975-76 NBA .205 (3)
1976-77 NBA .203 (6)
1977-78 NBA .209 (3)
Career NBA .175 (48)
Career .175 (48)
Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.878 (68)
71st (overall) as of Apr 17, 2014, 5:11AM
   

Transactions

March 23, 1970: Drafted by the Detroit Pistons in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 1970 NBA Draft.

February 4, 1980: Traded by the Detroit Pistons to the Milwaukee Bucks for Kent Benson and a 1980 1st round draft pick (Larry Drew was later selected).

September 24, 1984: Retired from the Milwaukee Bucks.

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