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Swen Nater

Swen Eric Nater

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-11 ▪ Weight: 240 lbs.
Born: January 14, 1950 in Denhelder, Netherlands
High School: Wilson in Long Beach, California
College: University of California, Los Angeles
Draft: Milwaukee Bucks, 1st round (16th pick, 16th overall), 1973 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 21, 1976 ▪ ABA Debut: October 11, 1973
Other Pages: College Basketball Stats

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Nov 22, 2014 8:17 PM

Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1973-74 ★ 24 TOT ABA C 79 2375 467 846 .552 0 1 .000 467 845 .553 .552 180 254 .709 286 712 998 129 32 63 200 214 1114
1973-74 ★ 24 VIR ABA C 17 374 84 151 .556 0 0 84 151 .556 .556 46 73 .630 38 116 154 17 6 15 47 37 214
1973-74 ★ 24 SAA ABA C 62 2001 383 695 .551 0 1 .000 383 694 .552 .551 134 181 .740 248 596 844 112 26 48 153 177 900
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA C 78 2713 495 914 .542 0 1 .000 495 913 .542 .542 185 246 .752 369 910 1279 97 43 87 185 240 1175
1975-76 26 TOT ABA C 76 1790 320 651 .492 0 4 .000 320 647 .495 .492 108 155 .697 229 537 766 55 31 51 170 238 748
1975-76 26 NYA ABA C 43 1016 160 330 .485 0 3 .000 160 327 .489 .485 56 78 .718 139 302 441 19 18 26 94 142 376
1975-76 26 VIR ABA C 33 774 160 321 .498 0 1 .000 160 320 .500 .498 52 77 .675 90 235 325 36 13 25 76 96 372
1976-77 27 MIL NBA C 72 1960 383 725 .528 383 725 .528 .528 172 228 .754 266 599 865 108 54 51 214 938
1977-78 28 BUF NBA C 78 2778 501 994 .504 501 994 .504 .504 208 272 .765 278 751 1029 216 40 47 225 274 1210
1978-79 29 SDC NBA C 79 2006 357 627 .569 357 627 .569 .569 132 165 .800 218 483 701 140 38 29 170 244 846
1979-80 30 SDC NBA C 81 2860 443 799 .554 0 2 .000 443 797 .556 .554 196 273 .718 352 864 1216 233 45 37 257 259 1082
1980-81 31 SDC NBA C 82 2809 517 935 .553 0 0 517 935 .553 .553 244 307 .795 295 722 1017 199 49 46 211 295 1278
1981-82 32 SDC NBA C 21 7 575 101 175 .577 1 1 1.000 100 174 .575 .580 59 79 .747 46 146 192 30 6 9 48 64 262
1982-83 33 SDC NBA C 7 0 51 6 20 .300 0 0 6 20 .300 .300 4 4 1.000 2 11 13 1 1 0 3 1 16
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 69 0 829 124 253 .490 0 1 .000 124 252 .492 .490 63 91 .692 81 183 264 27 25 7 68 150 311
Career TOT 722 7 20746 3714 6939 .535 1 10 .100 3713 6929 .536 .535 1551 2074 .748 2422 5918 8340 1235 364 427 1537 2193 8980
NBA 489 7 13868 2432 4528 .537 1 4 .250 2431 4524 .537 .537 1078 1419 .760 1538 3759 5297 954 258 226 982 1501 5943
ABA 233 6878 1282 2411 .532 0 6 .000 1282 2405 .533 .532 473 655 .722 884 2159 3043 281 106 201 555 692 3037
6 seasons BUF,SDC NBA 348 7 11079 1925 3550 .542 1 3 .333 1924 3547 .542 .542 843 1100 .766 1191 2977 4168 819 179 168 914 1137 4694
2 seasons SAA ABA 140 4714 878 1609 .546 0 2 .000 878 1607 .546 .546 319 427 .747 617 1506 2123 209 69 135 338 417 2075
1 season MIL NBA 72 1960 383 725 .528 383 725 .528 .528 172 228 .754 266 599 865 108 54 51 214 938
1 season LAL NBA 69 0 829 124 253 .490 0 1 .000 124 252 .492 .490 63 91 .692 81 183 264 27 25 7 68 150 311
2 seasons VIR ABA 50 1148 244 472 .517 0 1 .000 244 471 .518 .517 98 150 .653 128 351 479 53 19 40 123 133 586
1 season NYA ABA 43 1016 160 330 .485 0 3 .000 160 327 .489 .485 56 78 .718 139 302 441 19 18 26 94 142 376

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 ★ 24 TOT ABA C 79 30.1 5.9 10.7 .552 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 10.7 .553 2.3 3.2 .709 3.6 9.0 12.6 1.6 0.4 0.8 2.5 2.7 14.1
1973-74 ★ 24 VIR ABA C 17 22.0 4.9 8.9 .556 0.0 0.0 4.9 8.9 .556 2.7 4.3 .630 2.2 6.8 9.1 1.0 0.4 0.9 2.8 2.2 12.6
1973-74 ★ 24 SAA ABA C 62 32.3 6.2 11.2 .551 0.0 0.0 .000 6.2 11.2 .552 2.2 2.9 .740 4.0 9.6 13.6 1.8 0.4 0.8 2.5 2.9 14.5
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA C 78 34.8 6.3 11.7 .542 0.0 0.0 .000 6.3 11.7 .542 2.4 3.2 .752 4.7 11.7 16.4 1.2 0.6 1.1 2.4 3.1 15.1
1975-76 26 TOT ABA C 76 23.6 4.2 8.6 .492 0.0 0.1 .000 4.2 8.5 .495 1.4 2.0 .697 3.0 7.1 10.1 0.7 0.4 0.7 2.2 3.1 9.8
1975-76 26 NYA ABA C 43 23.6 3.7 7.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 3.7 7.6 .489 1.3 1.8 .718 3.2 7.0 10.3 0.4 0.4 0.6 2.2 3.3 8.7
1975-76 26 VIR ABA C 33 23.5 4.8 9.7 .498 0.0 0.0 .000 4.8 9.7 .500 1.6 2.3 .675 2.7 7.1 9.8 1.1 0.4 0.8 2.3 2.9 11.3
1976-77 27 MIL NBA C 72 27.2 5.3 10.1 .528 5.3 10.1 .528 2.4 3.2 .754 3.7 8.3 12.0 1.5 0.8 0.7 3.0 13.0
1977-78 28 BUF NBA C 78 35.6 6.4 12.7 .504 6.4 12.7 .504 2.7 3.5 .765 3.6 9.6 13.2 2.8 0.5 0.6 2.9 3.5 15.5
1978-79 29 SDC NBA C 79 25.4 4.5 7.9 .569 4.5 7.9 .569 1.7 2.1 .800 2.8 6.1 8.9 1.8 0.5 0.4 2.2 3.1 10.7
1979-80 30 SDC NBA C 81 35.3 5.5 9.9 .554 0.0 0.0 .000 5.5 9.8 .556 2.4 3.4 .718 4.3 10.7 15.0 2.9 0.6 0.5 3.2 3.2 13.4
1980-81 31 SDC NBA C 82 34.3 6.3 11.4 .553 0.0 0.0 6.3 11.4 .553 3.0 3.7 .795 3.6 8.8 12.4 2.4 0.6 0.6 2.6 3.6 15.6
1981-82 32 SDC NBA C 21 7 27.4 4.8 8.3 .577 0.0 0.0 1.000 4.8 8.3 .575 2.8 3.8 .747 2.2 7.0 9.1 1.4 0.3 0.4 2.3 3.0 12.5
1982-83 33 SDC NBA C 7 0 7.3 0.9 2.9 .300 0.0 0.0 0.9 2.9 .300 0.6 0.6 1.000 0.3 1.6 1.9 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.4 0.1 2.3
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 69 0 12.0 1.8 3.7 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 1.8 3.7 .492 0.9 1.3 .692 1.2 2.7 3.8 0.4 0.4 0.1 1.0 2.2 4.5
Career TOT 722 7 28.7 5.1 9.6 .535 0.0 0.0 .100 5.1 9.6 .536 2.1 2.9 .748 3.4 8.2 11.6 1.7 0.5 0.6 2.4 3.0 12.4
NBA 489 7 28.4 5.0 9.3 .537 0.0 0.0 .250 5.0 9.3 .537 2.2 2.9 .760 3.1 7.7 10.8 2.0 0.5 0.5 2.4 3.1 12.2
ABA 233 29.5 5.5 10.3 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 5.5 10.3 .533 2.0 2.8 .722 3.8 9.3 13.1 1.2 0.5 0.9 2.4 3.0 13.0
6 seasons BUF,SDC NBA 348 7 31.8 5.5 10.2 .542 0.0 0.0 .333 5.5 10.2 .542 2.4 3.2 .766 3.4 8.6 12.0 2.4 0.5 0.5 2.6 3.3 13.5
2 seasons SAA ABA 140 33.7 6.3 11.5 .546 0.0 0.0 .000 6.3 11.5 .546 2.3 3.1 .747 4.4 10.8 15.2 1.5 0.5 1.0 2.4 3.0 14.8
1 season MIL NBA 72 27.2 5.3 10.1 .528 5.3 10.1 .528 2.4 3.2 .754 3.7 8.3 12.0 1.5 0.8 0.7 3.0 13.0
1 season LAL NBA 69 0 12.0 1.8 3.7 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 1.8 3.7 .492 0.9 1.3 .692 1.2 2.7 3.8 0.4 0.4 0.1 1.0 2.2 4.5
2 seasons VIR ABA 50 23.0 4.9 9.4 .517 0.0 0.0 .000 4.9 9.4 .518 2.0 3.0 .653 2.6 7.0 9.6 1.1 0.4 0.8 2.5 2.7 11.7
1 season NYA ABA 43 23.6 3.7 7.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 3.7 7.6 .489 1.3 1.8 .718 3.2 7.0 10.3 0.4 0.4 0.6 2.2 3.3 8.7

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 ★ 24 TOT ABA C 79 2375 7.1 12.8 .552 0.0 0.0 .000 7.1 12.8 .553 2.7 3.9 .709 4.3 10.8 15.1 2.0 0.5 1.0 3.0 3.2 16.9
1973-74 ★ 24 VIR ABA C 17 374 8.1 14.5 .556 0.0 0.0 8.1 14.5 .556 4.4 7.0 .630 3.7 11.2 14.8 1.6 0.6 1.4 4.5 3.6 20.6
1973-74 ★ 24 SAA ABA C 62 2001 6.9 12.5 .551 0.0 0.0 .000 6.9 12.5 .552 2.4 3.3 .740 4.5 10.7 15.2 2.0 0.5 0.9 2.8 3.2 16.2
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA C 78 2713 6.6 12.1 .542 0.0 0.0 .000 6.6 12.1 .542 2.5 3.3 .752 4.9 12.1 17.0 1.3 0.6 1.2 2.5 3.2 15.6
1975-76 26 TOT ABA C 76 1790 6.4 13.1 .492 0.0 0.1 .000 6.4 13.0 .495 2.2 3.1 .697 4.6 10.8 15.4 1.1 0.6 1.0 3.4 4.8 15.0
1975-76 26 NYA ABA C 43 1016 5.7 11.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 11.6 .489 2.0 2.8 .718 4.9 10.7 15.6 0.7 0.6 0.9 3.3 5.0 13.3
1975-76 26 VIR ABA C 33 774 7.4 14.9 .498 0.0 0.0 .000 7.4 14.9 .500 2.4 3.6 .675 4.2 10.9 15.1 1.7 0.6 1.2 3.5 4.5 17.3
1976-77 27 MIL NBA C 72 1960 7.0 13.3 .528 7.0 13.3 .528 3.2 4.2 .754 4.9 11.0 15.9 2.0 1.0 0.9 3.9 17.2
1977-78 28 BUF NBA C 78 2778 6.5 12.9 .504 6.5 12.9 .504 2.7 3.5 .765 3.6 9.7 13.3 2.8 0.5 0.6 2.9 3.6 15.7
1978-79 29 SDC NBA C 79 2006 6.4 11.3 .569 6.4 11.3 .569 2.4 3.0 .800 3.9 8.7 12.6 2.5 0.7 0.5 3.1 4.4 15.2
1979-80 30 SDC NBA C 81 2860 5.6 10.1 .554 0.0 0.0 .000 5.6 10.0 .556 2.5 3.4 .718 4.4 10.9 15.3 2.9 0.6 0.5 3.2 3.3 13.6
1980-81 31 SDC NBA C 82 2809 6.6 12.0 .553 0.0 0.0 6.6 12.0 .553 3.1 3.9 .795 3.8 9.3 13.0 2.6 0.6 0.6 2.7 3.8 16.4
1981-82 32 SDC NBA C 21 7 575 6.3 11.0 .577 0.1 0.1 1.000 6.3 10.9 .575 3.7 4.9 .747 2.9 9.1 12.0 1.9 0.4 0.6 3.0 4.0 16.4
1982-83 33 SDC NBA C 7 0 51 4.2 14.1 .300 0.0 0.0 4.2 14.1 .300 2.8 2.8 1.000 1.4 7.8 9.2 0.7 0.7 0.0 2.1 0.7 11.3
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 69 0 829 5.4 11.0 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 5.4 10.9 .492 2.7 4.0 .692 3.5 7.9 11.5 1.2 1.1 0.3 3.0 6.5 13.5
Career TOT 722 7 20746 6.4 12.0 .535 0.0 0.0 .100 6.4 12.0 .536 2.7 3.6 .748 4.2 10.3 14.5 2.1 0.6 0.7 2.9 3.8 15.6
NBA 489 7 13868 6.3 11.8 .537 0.0 0.0 .250 6.3 11.7 .537 2.8 3.7 .760 4.0 9.8 13.8 2.5 0.7 0.6 3.0 3.9 15.4
ABA 233 6878 6.7 12.6 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 6.7 12.6 .533 2.5 3.4 .722 4.6 11.3 15.9 1.5 0.6 1.1 2.9 3.6 15.9
6 seasons BUF,SDC NBA 348 7 11079 6.3 11.5 .542 0.0 0.0 .333 6.3 11.5 .542 2.7 3.6 .766 3.9 9.7 13.5 2.7 0.6 0.5 3.0 3.7 15.3
2 seasons SAA ABA 140 4714 6.7 12.3 .546 0.0 0.0 .000 6.7 12.3 .546 2.4 3.3 .747 4.7 11.5 16.2 1.6 0.5 1.0 2.6 3.2 15.8
1 season MIL NBA 72 1960 7.0 13.3 .528 7.0 13.3 .528 3.2 4.2 .754 4.9 11.0 15.9 2.0 1.0 0.9 3.9 17.2
1 season LAL NBA 69 0 829 5.4 11.0 .490 0.0 0.0 .000 5.4 10.9 .492 2.7 4.0 .692 3.5 7.9 11.5 1.2 1.1 0.3 3.0 6.5 13.5
2 seasons VIR ABA 50 1148 7.7 14.8 .517 0.0 0.0 .000 7.7 14.8 .518 3.1 4.7 .653 4.0 11.0 15.0 1.7 0.6 1.3 3.9 4.2 18.4
1 season NYA ABA 43 1016 5.7 11.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 11.6 .489 2.0 2.8 .718 4.9 10.7 15.6 0.7 0.6 0.9 3.3 5.0 13.3

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 ORtg DRtg
1973-74 ★ 24 TOT ABA C 79 2375 9.8 17.7 .552 0.0 0.0 .000 9.8 17.7 .553 3.8 5.3 .709 6.0 14.9 20.9 2.7 0.7 1.3 4.2 4.5 23.3 109 97
1973-74 ★ 24 VIR ABA C 17 374 10.3 18.5 .556 0.0 0.0 10.3 18.5 .556 5.6 8.9 .630 4.6 14.2 18.8 2.1 0.7 1.8 5.8 4.5 26.2 102 100
1973-74 ★ 24 SAA ABA C 62 2001 9.7 17.5 .551 0.0 0.0 .000 9.7 17.5 .552 3.4 4.6 .740 6.3 15.0 21.3 2.8 0.7 1.2 3.9 4.5 22.7 110 96
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA C 78 2713 8.5 15.7 .542 0.0 0.0 .000 8.5 15.7 .542 3.2 4.2 .752 6.3 15.6 22.0 1.7 0.7 1.5 3.2 4.1 20.2 114 100
1975-76 26 TOT ABA C 76 1790 8.1 16.4 .492 0.0 0.1 .000 8.1 16.3 .495 2.7 3.9 .697 5.8 13.5 19.3 1.4 0.8 1.3 4.3 6.0 18.9 98 101
1975-76 26 NYA ABA C 43 1016 7.1 14.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 7.1 14.6 .489 2.5 3.5 .718 6.2 13.5 19.7 0.8 0.8 1.2 4.2 6.3 16.8 97 98
1975-76 26 VIR ABA C 33 774 9.3 18.6 .498 0.0 0.1 .000 9.3 18.6 .500 3.0 4.5 .675 5.2 13.6 18.9 2.1 0.8 1.5 4.4 5.6 21.6 99 103
1976-77 27 MIL NBA C 72 1960 8.7 16.4 .528 8.7 16.4 .528 3.9 5.2 .754 6.0 13.5 19.6 2.4 1.2 1.2 4.8 21.2 98
1977-78 28 BUF NBA C 78 2778 8.3 16.5 .504 8.3 16.5 .504 3.4 4.5 .765 4.6 12.4 17.0 3.6 0.7 0.8 3.7 4.5 20.0 104 101
1978-79 29 SDC NBA C 79 2006 8.0 14.1 .569 8.0 14.1 .569 3.0 3.7 .800 4.9 10.9 15.8 3.2 0.9 0.7 3.8 5.5 19.0 114 106
1979-80 30 SDC NBA C 81 2860 7.3 13.2 .554 0.0 0.0 .000 7.3 13.2 .556 3.2 4.5 .718 5.8 14.3 20.1 3.9 0.7 0.6 4.3 4.3 17.9 109 106
1980-81 31 SDC NBA C 82 2809 8.8 15.9 .553 0.0 0.0 8.8 15.9 .553 4.2 5.2 .795 5.0 12.3 17.3 3.4 0.8 0.8 3.6 5.0 21.8 114 105
1981-82 32 SDC NBA C 21 7 575 8.3 14.4 .577 0.1 0.1 1.000 8.2 14.3 .575 4.9 6.5 .747 3.8 12.0 15.8 2.5 0.5 0.7 4.0 5.3 21.6 113 112
1982-83 33 SDC NBA C 7 0 51 5.5 18.3 .300 0.0 0.0 5.5 18.3 .300 3.7 3.7 1.000 1.8 10.1 11.9 0.9 0.9 0.0 2.7 0.9 14.6 81 109
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 69 0 829 6.9 14.1 .490 0.0 0.1 .000 6.9 14.1 .492 3.5 5.1 .692 4.5 10.2 14.7 1.5 1.4 0.4 3.8 8.4 17.4 100 105
Career TOT 722 7 20746 8.3 15.6 .535 0.0 0.0 .100 8.3 15.6 .536 3.5 4.7 .748 5.4 13.3 18.7 2.8 0.8 1.0 3.8 4.9 20.2 109 102
NBA 489 7 13868 8.1 15.1 .537 0.0 0.0 .250 8.1 15.1 .537 3.6 4.7 .760 5.1 12.6 17.7 3.2 0.9 0.8 3.9 5.0 19.9 109 104
ABA 233 6878 8.8 16.6 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 8.8 16.5 .533 3.2 4.5 .722 6.1 14.8 20.9 1.9 0.7 1.4 3.8 4.8 20.9 108 99
6 seasons BUF,SDC NBA 348 7 11079 8.1 15.0 .542 0.0 0.0 .333 8.1 15.0 .542 3.6 4.6 .766 5.0 12.6 17.6 3.5 0.8 0.7 3.9 4.8 19.8 110 105
2 seasons SAA ABA 140 4714 9.0 16.5 .546 0.0 0.0 .000 9.0 16.4 .546 3.3 4.4 .747 6.3 15.4 21.7 2.1 0.7 1.4 3.5 4.3 21.2 113 99
1 season MIL NBA 72 1960 8.7 16.4 .528 8.7 16.4 .528 3.9 5.2 .754 6.0 13.5 19.6 2.4 1.2 1.2 4.8 21.2 98
1 season LAL NBA 69 0 829 6.9 14.1 .490 0.0 0.1 .000 6.9 14.1 .492 3.5 5.1 .692 4.5 10.2 14.7 1.5 1.4 0.4 3.8 8.4 17.4 100 105
2 seasons VIR ABA 50 1148 9.6 18.6 .517 0.0 0.0 .000 9.6 18.5 .518 3.9 5.9 .653 5.0 13.8 18.8 2.1 0.7 1.6 4.8 5.2 23.1 100 102
1 season NYA ABA 43 1016 7.1 14.7 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 7.1 14.6 .489 2.5 3.5 .718 6.2 13.5 19.7 0.8 0.8 1.2 4.2 6.3 16.8 97 98

Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48 OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1973-74 ★ 24 TOT ABA C 79 2375 20.6 .582 .001 .300 12.8 32.5 22.6 8.6 0.7 1.6 17.3 20.5 4.4 4.3 8.7 .176 0.6 1.0 1.6 2.1
1973-74 ★ 24 VIR ABA C 17 374 19.9 .584 .000 .483 10.2 30.9 20.6 7.3 0.7 2.1 20.4 23.9 0.4 0.5 0.9 .118 -1.4 -1.0 -2.3 0.0
1973-74 ★ 24 SAA ABA C 62 2001 20.8 .581 .001 .260 13.3 32.8 22.9 8.9 0.7 1.5 16.5 19.9 4.0 3.8 7.8 .187 1.0 1.4 2.4 2.1
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA C 78 2713 19.3 .575 .001 .269 13.7 33.1 23.5 4.8 0.7 1.7 15.3 17.4 5.4 4.4 9.7 .172 0.8 0.2 0.9 2.0
1975-76 26 TOT ABA C 76 1790 14.4 .520 .006 .238 12.1 30.1 20.8 4.5 0.8 1.5 19.1 18.8 0.5 2.6 3.1 .084 -2.8 -0.7 -3.5 -0.6
1975-76 26 NYA ABA C 43 1016 13.1 .516 .009 .236 12.8 29.0 20.7 2.5 0.8 1.4 20.5 17.2 0.2 1.8 1.9 .092 -3.2 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4
1975-76 26 VIR ABA C 33 774 16.1 .524 .003 .240 11.1 31.7 20.9 7.2 0.8 1.7 17.6 20.9 0.3 0.9 1.2 .074 -2.3 -1.0 -3.2 -0.2
1976-77 27 MIL NBA C 72 1960 19.1 .568 .314 14.0 31.8 22.8 7.5 1.2 1.3 4.5 2.4 6.9 .168 1.5 -0.3 1.2 1.6
1977-78 28 BUF NBA C 78 2778 16.9 .543 .274 10.8 28.8 19.9 11.4 0.7 0.9 16.8 19.2 4.0 2.8 6.8 .117 0.8 0.4 1.2 2.2
1978-79 29 SDC NBA C 79 2006 16.9 .605 .263 11.5 25.6 18.6 9.1 0.9 0.7 19.5 16.4 3.9 1.6 5.5 .133 1.2 -0.6 0.6 1.3
1979-80 30 SDC NBA C 81 2860 17.2 .589 .003 .342 12.9 33.8 23.0 11.1 0.7 0.7 21.9 16.4 4.0 2.9 6.8 .115 0.4 0.5 1.0 2.2
1980-81 31 SDC NBA C 82 2809 18.2 .597 .000 .328 11.7 31.4 21.1 10.2 0.8 1.0 16.5 18.6 5.5 3.1 8.6 .147 1.1 0.6 1.7 2.6
1981-82 32 SDC NBA C 21 575 16.4 .625 .006 .451 9.3 31.1 19.9 7.2 0.5 0.9 18.6 18.3 0.9 0.2 1.2 .098 -0.6 -1.7 -2.2 0.0
1982-83 33 SDC NBA C 7 51 6.6 .368 .000 .200 4.1 26.7 14.5 2.5 0.9 0.0 12.1 18.9 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.053 -8.2 -4.3 -12.5 -0.1
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 69 829 10.8 .531 .004 .360 11.9 23.3 18.0 3.9 1.4 0.5 18.8 17.5 0.1 1.1 1.2 .071 -2.8 -1.2 -3.9 -0.4
Career TOT 722 20746 17.6 .572 .001 .299 12.3 30.7 21.4 8.4 0.8 1.1 17.9 18.2 33.2 25.3 58.5 .135 0.4 0.1 0.5 12.8
NBA 489 13868 17.1 .577 .001 .313 11.9 30.1 20.9 9.5 0.9 0.9 18.5 17.8 22.9 14.1 36.9 .128 0.6 0.0 0.7 9.4
ABA 233 6878 18.5 .563 .002 .272 13.0 32.1 22.5 6.0 0.7 1.6 17.1 18.8 10.3 11.3 21.6 .151 -0.2 0.2 0.0 3.4
6 seasons BUF,SDC NBA 348 11079 17.2 .582 .001 .310 11.6 30.3 20.7 10.3 0.8 0.8 18.5 17.8 18.2 10.6 28.9 .125 0.8 0.2 0.9 8.2
2 seasons SAA ABA 140 4714 19.9 .577 .001 .265 13.5 32.9 23.2 6.5 0.7 1.6 15.8 18.5 9.4 8.1 17.5 .178 0.9 0.7 1.5 4.1
1 season MIL NBA 72 1960 19.1 .568 .314 14.0 31.8 22.8 7.5 1.2 1.3 4.5 2.4 6.9 .168 1.5 -0.3 1.2 1.6
1 season LAL NBA 69 829 10.8 .531 .004 .360 11.9 23.3 18.0 3.9 1.4 0.5 18.8 17.5 0.1 1.1 1.2 .071 -2.8 -1.2 -3.9 -0.4
2 seasons VIR ABA 50 1148 17.3 .545 .002 .318 10.8 31.4 20.8 7.2 0.7 1.8 18.6 21.9 0.7 1.4 2.1 .089 -2.0 -1.0 -2.9 -0.3
1 season NYA ABA 43 1016 13.1 .516 .009 .236 12.8 29.0 20.7 2.5 0.8 1.4 20.5 17.2 0.2 1.8 1.9 .092 -3.2 -0.4 -3.7 -0.4

Playoffs Totals

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1973-74 24 SAA ABA C 7 211 47 85 .553 0 0 47 85 .553 .553 10 14 .714 27 55 82 15 3 5 8 21 104
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 6 234 40 84 .476 0 0 40 84 .476 .476 9 21 .429 24 75 99 6 1 6 16 18 89
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 17 146 19 38 .500 0 0 19 38 .500 .500 20 26 .769 16 24 40 1 1 2 8 27 58
Career TOT 30 591 106 207 .512 0 0 106 207 .512 .512 39 61 .639 67 154 221 22 5 13 32 66 251
NBA 17 146 19 38 .500 0 0 19 38 .500 .500 20 26 .769 16 24 40 1 1 2 8 27 58
ABA 13 445 87 169 .515 0 0 87 169 .515 .515 19 35 .543 51 130 181 21 4 11 24 39 193
1 season LAL NBA 17 146 19 38 .500 0 0 19 38 .500 .500 20 26 .769 16 24 40 1 1 2 8 27 58
2 seasons SAA ABA 13 445 87 169 .515 0 0 87 169 .515 .515 19 35 .543 51 130 181 21 4 11 24 39 193

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 24 SAA ABA C 7 30.1 6.7 12.1 .553 0.0 0.0 6.7 12.1 .553 1.4 2.0 .714 3.9 7.9 11.7 2.1 0.4 0.7 1.1 3.0 14.9
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 6 39.0 6.7 14.0 .476 0.0 0.0 6.7 14.0 .476 1.5 3.5 .429 4.0 12.5 16.5 1.0 0.2 1.0 2.7 3.0 14.8
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 17 8.6 1.1 2.2 .500 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.2 .500 1.2 1.5 .769 0.9 1.4 2.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 1.6 3.4
Career TOT 30 19.7 3.5 6.9 .512 0.0 0.0 3.5 6.9 .512 1.3 2.0 .639 2.2 5.1 7.4 0.7 0.2 0.4 1.1 2.2 8.4
NBA 17 8.6 1.1 2.2 .500 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.2 .500 1.2 1.5 .769 0.9 1.4 2.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 1.6 3.4
ABA 13 34.2 6.7 13.0 .515 0.0 0.0 6.7 13.0 .515 1.5 2.7 .543 3.9 10.0 13.9 1.6 0.3 0.8 1.8 3.0 14.8
1 season LAL NBA 17 8.6 1.1 2.2 .500 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.2 .500 1.2 1.5 .769 0.9 1.4 2.4 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 1.6 3.4
2 seasons SAA ABA 13 34.2 6.7 13.0 .515 0.0 0.0 6.7 13.0 .515 1.5 2.7 .543 3.9 10.0 13.9 1.6 0.3 0.8 1.8 3.0 14.8

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 24 SAA ABA C 7 211 8.0 14.5 .553 0.0 0.0 8.0 14.5 .553 1.7 2.4 .714 4.6 9.4 14.0 2.6 0.5 0.9 1.4 3.6 17.7
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 6 234 6.2 12.9 .476 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.9 .476 1.4 3.2 .429 3.7 11.5 15.2 0.9 0.2 0.9 2.5 2.8 13.7
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 17 146 4.7 9.4 .500 0.0 0.0 4.7 9.4 .500 4.9 6.4 .769 3.9 5.9 9.9 0.2 0.2 0.5 2.0 6.7 14.3
Career TOT 30 591 6.5 12.6 .512 0.0 0.0 6.5 12.6 .512 2.4 3.7 .639 4.1 9.4 13.5 1.3 0.3 0.8 1.9 4.0 15.3
NBA 17 146 4.7 9.4 .500 0.0 0.0 4.7 9.4 .500 4.9 6.4 .769 3.9 5.9 9.9 0.2 0.2 0.5 2.0 6.7 14.3
ABA 13 445 7.0 13.7 .515 0.0 0.0 7.0 13.7 .515 1.5 2.8 .543 4.1 10.5 14.6 1.7 0.3 0.9 1.9 3.2 15.6
1 season LAL NBA 17 146 4.7 9.4 .500 0.0 0.0 4.7 9.4 .500 4.9 6.4 .769 3.9 5.9 9.9 0.2 0.2 0.5 2.0 6.7 14.3
2 seasons SAA ABA 13 445 7.0 13.7 .515 0.0 0.0 7.0 13.7 .515 1.5 2.8 .543 4.1 10.5 14.6 1.7 0.3 0.9 1.9 3.2 15.6

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 ORtg DRtg
1973-74 24 SAA ABA C 7 211 11.6 20.9 .553 0.0 0.0 11.6 20.9 .553 2.5 3.4 .714 6.6 13.5 20.2 3.7 0.7 1.2 2.0 5.2 25.6 123 104
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 6 234 8.3 17.4 .476 0.0 0.0 8.3 17.4 .476 1.9 4.3 .429 5.0 15.5 20.5 1.2 0.2 1.2 3.3 3.7 18.4 95 105
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 17 146 6.2 12.5 .500 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.5 .500 6.6 8.5 .769 5.3 7.9 13.1 0.3 0.3 0.7 2.6 8.9 19.0 117 110
Career TOT 30 591 8.9 17.3 .512 0.0 0.0 8.9 17.3 .512 3.3 5.1 .639 5.6 12.9 18.5 1.8 0.4 1.1 2.7 5.5 21.0 111 106
NBA 17 146 6.2 12.5 .500 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.5 .500 6.6 8.5 .769 5.3 7.9 13.1 0.3 0.3 0.7 2.6 8.9 19.0 117 110
ABA 13 445 9.8 19.0 .515 0.0 0.0 9.8 19.0 .515 2.1 3.9 .543 5.7 14.6 20.3 2.4 0.4 1.2 2.7 4.4 21.7 109 104
1 season LAL NBA 17 146 6.2 12.5 .500 0.0 0.0 6.2 12.5 .500 6.6 8.5 .769 5.3 7.9 13.1 0.3 0.3 0.7 2.6 8.9 19.0 117 110
2 seasons SAA ABA 13 445 9.8 19.0 .515 0.0 0.0 9.8 19.0 .515 2.1 3.9 .543 5.7 14.6 20.3 2.4 0.4 1.2 2.7 4.4 21.7 109 104

Playoffs Advanced

Season Age Tm Lg Pos G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% OWS DWS WS WS/48
1973-74 24 SAA ABA C 7 211 23.9 .570 .000 .165 14.0 26.2 20.3 11.4 0.7 1.5 8.1 20.6 0.8 0.2 1.0 .224
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 6 234 13.8 .477 .000 .250 9.3 29.8 19.5 3.5 0.2 1.5 14.6 18.7 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .046
1983-84 34 LAL NBA C 17 146 11.8 .587 .000 .684 13.2 17.3 15.4 0.8 0.3 0.8 13.9 16.3 0.2 0.1 0.4 .124
Career TOT 30 591 16.9 .537 .000 .295 12.0 25.4 18.8 5.7 0.4 1.3 12.0 18.8 0.9 0.7 1.6 .129
NBA 17 146 11.8 .587 .000 .684 13.2 17.3 15.4 0.8 0.3 0.8 13.9 16.3 0.2 0.1 0.4 .124
ABA 13 445 18.6 .523 .000 .207 11.5 28.1 19.9 7.3 0.5 1.5 11.5 19.6 0.7 0.5 1.2 .131
1 season LAL NBA 17 146 11.8 .587 .000 .684 13.2 17.3 15.4 0.8 0.3 0.8 13.9 16.3 0.2 0.1 0.4 .124
2 seasons SAA ABA 13 445 18.6 .523 .000 .207 11.5 28.1 19.9 7.3 0.5 1.5 11.5 19.6 0.7 0.5 1.2 .131

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA C 1 28:00 13 24 .542 0 0 3 4 .750 13 22 0 0 2 2 2 29
1974-75 25 SAA ABA C 1 26:00 5 13 .385 0 0 2 2 1.000 2 5 1 0 0 2 3 12
Career ABA 2 54 18 37 .486 0 0 5 6 .833 15 27 1 0 2 4 5 41

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 11 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Swen Nater 9.7 8.7 8.6 6.9 6.8 6.8 5.5 3.1 1.2 1.2 -0.1
Clifford Ray 92.0 8.7 8.2 8.1 7.0 6.9 6.7 5.7 3.8 1.9 -0.3
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 90.3 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.5 0.7 0.5
Tom Owens 89.9 10.4 8.3 8.0 6.9 6.9 6.0 4.8 3.2 2.9 2.5 0.9
Jim Eakins 88.1 9.0 8.5 7.6 7.4 7.4 6.6 3.6 3.6 2.9 0.9
Dave Robisch 86.6 10.1 9.1 8.6 8.5 7.8 5.2 5.0 4.2 2.3 2.3 0.7
Arnie Risen 85.1 10.6 9.3 7.8 6.8 5.8 4.6 3.9 2.7 2.6 1.8
Brad Miller 84.2 10.0 9.6 9.1 8.6 8.3 6.5 5.1 3.8 3.4 2.7 2.1
Al Jefferson 84.1 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.5 6.6 4.9 4.6 2.7 2.3
Clyde Lovellette 84.0 10.1 9.0 8.5 8.5 8.2 8.1 6.5 5.2 3.6 1.6 1.3
Tyson Chandler 83.7 10.0 9.5 9.4 8.3 7.9 5.4 3.9 3.4 2.9 1.9 1.8
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Swen Nater 9.7 8.7 8.6 6.9 6.8 6.8 5.5 3.1 1.2 1.2 -0.1
Clifford Ray 92.0 8.7 8.2 8.1 7.0 6.9 6.7 5.7 3.8 1.9 -0.3
Tom Owens 89.4 10.4 8.3 8.0 6.9 6.9 6.0 4.8 3.2 2.9 2.5 0.9 0.6
Jim Eakins 88.1 9.0 8.5 7.6 7.4 7.4 6.6 3.6 3.6 2.9 0.9
Dave Robisch 86.3 10.1 9.1 8.6 8.5 7.8 5.2 5.0 4.2 2.3 2.3 0.7 0.4 0.1
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 86.2 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 0.7 0.5
Arnie Risen 85.1 10.6 9.3 7.8 6.8 5.8 4.6 3.9 2.7 2.6 1.8
Al Jefferson 84.1 7.8 7.8 7.7 7.7 7.5 6.6 4.9 4.6 2.7 2.3
Clyde Lovellette 84.0 10.1 9.0 8.5 8.5 8.2 8.1 6.5 5.2 3.6 1.6 1.3
Joakim Noah 82.0 11.2 9.0 7.3 6.7 6.4 6.2 3.8
Arvydas Sabonis 81.6 9.7 8.4 7.5 7.1 5.8 4.9 3.7

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
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
1971-72 22 UCLA 29 83 155 28 46 139 194 .535 .609 6.7 4.8
1972-73 23 UCLA 29 39 85 15 23 95 93 .459 .652 3.2 3.3
Career 58 122 240 43 69 234 287 .508 .623 4.9 4.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1974 ABA
1975 ABA

Weekly & Monthly Awards

Player of the Week: 1 time (Show/Hide)

Games
1980-81 NBA 82 (3)

Minutes Played
Career ABA 6878 (93)

Field Goals
Career ABA 1282 (90)

Offensive Rebounds
1973-74 ABA 286 (8)
1974-75 ABA 369 (5)
1977-78 NBA 278 (10)
1979-80 NBA 352 (2)
1980-81 NBA 295 (3)
Career ABA 884 (41)
Career 2422 (55)

Defensive Rebounds
1973-74 ABA 712 (4)
1974-75 ABA 910 (2)
1975-76 ABA 537 (10)
1976-77 NBA 599 (9)
1977-78 NBA 751 (5)
1979-80 NBA 864 (1)
1980-81 NBA 722 (1)
Career ABA 2159 (29)
Career 5918 (42)

Total Rebounds
1973-74 ABA 998 (4)
1974-75 ABA 1279 (2)
1977-78 NBA 1029 (6)
1979-80 NBA 1216 (1)
1980-81 NBA 1017 (2)
Career ABA 3043 (34)
Career 8340 (68)

Steals
Career ABA 106 (75)

Blocks
Career ABA 201 (17)

Turnovers
Career ABA 555 (88)

Personal Fouls
Career ABA 692 (100)

Points
Career ABA 3037 (99)

Field Goal Pct
1973-74 ABA .552 (1)
1974-75 ABA .542 (6)
1976-77 NBA .528 (7)
1978-79 NBA .569 (5)
1979-80 NBA .554 (7)
1980-81 NBA .553 (9)
Career ABA .532 (5)
Career NBA .537 (27)
Career .535 (30)

Rebounds Per Game
1973-74 ABA 12.6 (4)
1974-75 ABA 16.4 (1)
1976-77 NBA 12.0 (7)
1977-78 NBA 13.2 (5)
1979-80 NBA 15.0 (1)
1980-81 NBA 12.4 (2)
Career ABA 13.1 (4)
Career NBA 10.8 (28)
Career 11.6 (24)

Player Efficiency Rating
1973-74 ABA 20.6 (6)

True Shooting Pct
1973-74 ABA .582 (3)
1978-79 NBA .605 (6)
Career ABA .563 (9)
Career NBA .577 (57)
Career .572 (69)

Effective Field Goal Pct
1973-74 ABA .552 (1)
1974-75 ABA .542 (6)
1976-77 NBA .528 (7)
1978-79 NBA .569 (5)
1979-80 NBA .554 (7)
1980-81 NBA .553 (10)
Career ABA .532 (6)
Career NBA .537 (39)
Career .535 (45)

Offensive Rebound Pct
1973-74 ABA 12.8 (6)
1974-75 ABA 13.7 (2)
1975-76 ABA 12.1 (2)
1976-77 NBA 14.0 (2)
1979-80 NBA 12.9 (6)
1980-81 NBA 11.7 (8)
Career ABA 13.0 (1)
Career 12.3 (17)

Defensive Rebound Pct
1973-74 ABA 32.5 (1)
1974-75 ABA 33.1 (1)
1975-76 ABA 30.1 (1)
1976-77 NBA 31.8 (2)
1977-78 NBA 28.8 (2)
1978-79 NBA 25.6 (6)
1979-80 NBA 33.8 (1)
1980-81 NBA 31.4 (1)
Career ABA 32.1 (1)
Career 30.7 (1)

Total Rebound Pct
1973-74 ABA 22.6 (1)
1974-75 ABA 23.5 (1)
1975-76 ABA 20.8 (1)
1976-77 NBA 22.8 (2)
1977-78 NBA 19.9 (3)
1978-79 NBA 18.6 (4)
1979-80 NBA 23.0 (1)
1980-81 NBA 21.1 (2)
Career 21.4 (2)

Block Pct
Career ABA 1.6 (20)

Offensive Rating
1974-75 ABA 114.2 (5)
Career ABA 107.9 (17)

Defensive Rating
1973-74 ABA 96.9 (6)
1975-76 ABA 100.5 (8)
Career ABA 99.2 (7)

Offensive Win Shares
Career ABA 10.3 (66)

Defensive Win Shares
1973-74 ABA 4.3 (9)
Career ABA 11.3 (48)

Win Shares
1973-74 ABA 8.7 (10)
1974-75 ABA 9.7 (10)
Career ABA 21.6 (59)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1973-74 ABA .176 (4)
1974-75 ABA .172 (7)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.000 (551)

NBA Elo Player Rating
415th (overall) as of Nov 22, 2014, 4:02AM

Transactions

April 24, 1973: Drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 1st round (16th pick) of the 1973 NBA Draft.

June 7, 1977: Traded by the Milwaukee Bucks with a 1977 1st round draft pick (Tate Armstrong was later selected) to the Buffalo Braves for a 1977 1st round draft pick (Marques Johnson was later selected).

October 10, 1983: Traded by the San Diego Clippers with Byron Scott to the Los Angeles Lakers for Eddie Jordan, Norm Nixon, a 1986 2nd round draft pick (Jeff Hornacek was later selected) and a 1987 2nd round draft pick (Bruce Dalrymple was later selected).

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