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John Roche

John Michael Roche (Johnny)

Position: Shooting Guard and Point Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-3 ▪ Weight: 170 lbs.
Born: September 26, 1949 in New York, New York
High School: La Salle Academy in New York, New York
College: University of South Carolina
Draft: Phoenix Suns, 1st round (14th pick, 14th overall), 1971 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: January 22, 1976 ▪ ABA Debut: October 15, 1971

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

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 82 2593 403 859 .469 12 35 .343 391 824 .475 240 311 .772 45 127 172 259 188 211 1058
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 77 2615 404 909 .444 34 103 .330 370 806 .459 265 347 .764 33 113 146 348 207 170 1107
1973-74 24 TOT ABA SG 84 2180 397 829 .479 36 105 .343 361 724 .499 148 177 .836 34 88 122 363 57 15 184 157 978
1973-74 24 NYA ABA SG 50 1254 224 460 .487 26 68 .382 198 392 .505 96 114 .842 16 43 59 208 41 6 106 86 570
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 34 926 173 369 .469 10 37 .270 163 332 .491 52 63 .825 18 45 63 155 16 9 78 71 408
1974-75 25 TOT ABA PG-SG 58 1387 241 509 .473 13 44 .295 228 465 .490 85 106 .802 21 72 93 191 49 7 105 103 580
1974-75 25 KEN ABA SG 19 258 29 79 .367 1 7 .143 28 72 .389 15 18 .833 4 5 9 34 8 1 18 23 74
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 39 1129 212 430 .493 12 37 .324 200 393 .509 70 88 .795 17 67 84 157 41 6 87 80 506
1975-76 26 TOT TOT PG-SG 31 536 115 226 .509 9 26 .346 106 200 .530 33 45 .733 5 23 28 85 14 1 51 54 272
1975-76 26 UTS ABA PG 16 484 112 212 .528 9 26 .346 103 186 .554 31 41 .756 5 20 25 79 14 1 51 47 264
1975-76 26 LAL NBA SG 15 52 3 14 .214 3 14 .214 2 4 .500 0 3 3 6 0 0 7 8
1976-77 27 Did Not Play
1977-78 28 Did Not Play (other pro league—Italy)
1978-79 29 Did Not Play
1979-80 30 DEN NBA PG 82 2286 354 741 .478 49 129 .380 305 612 .498 175 202 .866 24 91 115 405 82 12 159 139 932
1980-81 31 DEN NBA PG 26 611 82 179 .458 9 27 .333 73 152 .480 58 77 .753 5 32 37 140 17 8 52 44 231
1981-82 32 DEN NBA SG 39 2 501 68 150 .453 23 52 .442 45 98 .459 28 38 .737 4 19 23 89 15 2 29 40 187
Career TOT 479 2 12709 2064 4402 .469 185 521 .355 1879 3881 .484 1032 1303 .792 171 565 736 1880 234 45 975 918 5345
ABA 317 9259 1557 3318 .469 104 313 .332 1453 3005 .484 769 982 .783 138 420 558 1240 120 23 735 688 3987
NBA 162 2 3450 507 1084 .468 81 208 .389 426 876 .486 263 321 .819 33 145 178 640 114 22 240 230 1358
3 seasons NYA ABA 209 6462 1031 2228 .463 72 206 .350 959 2022 .474 601 772 .778 94 283 377 815 41 6 501 467 2735
3 seasons DEN NBA 147 2 3398 504 1070 .471 81 208 .389 423 862 .491 261 317 .823 33 142 175 634 114 22 240 223 1350
2 seasons UTS ABA 55 1613 324 642 .505 21 63 .333 303 579 .523 101 129 .783 22 87 109 236 55 7 138 127 770
2 seasons KEN ABA 53 1184 202 448 .451 11 44 .250 191 404 .473 67 81 .827 22 50 72 189 24 10 96 94 482
1 season LAL NBA 15 52 3 14 .214 3 14 .214 2 4 .500 0 3 3 6 0 0 7 8

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 82 31.6 4.9 10.5 .469 0.1 0.4 .343 4.8 10.0 .475 2.9 3.8 .772 0.5 1.5 2.1 3.2 2.3 2.6 12.9
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 77 34.0 5.2 11.8 .444 0.4 1.3 .330 4.8 10.5 .459 3.4 4.5 .764 0.4 1.5 1.9 4.5 2.7 2.2 14.4
1973-74 24 TOT ABA SG 84 26.0 4.7 9.9 .479 0.4 1.3 .343 4.3 8.6 .499 1.8 2.1 .836 0.4 1.0 1.5 4.3 0.7 0.2 2.2 1.9 11.6
1973-74 24 NYA ABA SG 50 25.1 4.5 9.2 .487 0.5 1.4 .382 4.0 7.8 .505 1.9 2.3 .842 0.3 0.9 1.2 4.2 0.8 0.1 2.1 1.7 11.4
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 34 27.2 5.1 10.9 .469 0.3 1.1 .270 4.8 9.8 .491 1.5 1.9 .825 0.5 1.3 1.9 4.6 0.5 0.3 2.3 2.1 12.0
1974-75 25 TOT ABA PG-SG 58 23.9 4.2 8.8 .473 0.2 0.8 .295 3.9 8.0 .490 1.5 1.8 .802 0.4 1.2 1.6 3.3 0.8 0.1 1.8 1.8 10.0
1974-75 25 KEN ABA SG 19 13.6 1.5 4.2 .367 0.1 0.4 .143 1.5 3.8 .389 0.8 0.9 .833 0.2 0.3 0.5 1.8 0.4 0.1 0.9 1.2 3.9
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 39 28.9 5.4 11.0 .493 0.3 0.9 .324 5.1 10.1 .509 1.8 2.3 .795 0.4 1.7 2.2 4.0 1.1 0.2 2.2 2.1 13.0
1975-76 26 TOT TOT PG-SG 31 17.3 3.7 7.3 .509 0.3 0.8 .346 3.4 6.5 .530 1.1 1.5 .733 0.2 0.7 0.9 2.7 0.5 0.0 1.6 1.7 8.8
1975-76 26 UTS ABA PG 16 30.3 7.0 13.3 .528 0.6 1.6 .346 6.4 11.6 .554 1.9 2.6 .756 0.3 1.3 1.6 4.9 0.9 0.1 3.2 2.9 16.5
1975-76 26 LAL NBA SG 15 3.5 0.2 0.9 .214 0.2 0.9 .214 0.1 0.3 .500 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5
1979-80 30 DEN NBA PG 82 27.9 4.3 9.0 .478 0.6 1.6 .380 3.7 7.5 .498 2.1 2.5 .866 0.3 1.1 1.4 4.9 1.0 0.1 1.9 1.7 11.4
1980-81 31 DEN NBA PG 26 23.5 3.2 6.9 .458 0.3 1.0 .333 2.8 5.8 .480 2.2 3.0 .753 0.2 1.2 1.4 5.4 0.7 0.3 2.0 1.7 8.9
1981-82 32 DEN NBA SG 39 2 12.8 1.7 3.8 .453 0.6 1.3 .442 1.2 2.5 .459 0.7 1.0 .737 0.1 0.5 0.6 2.3 0.4 0.1 0.7 1.0 4.8
Career TOT 479 2 26.5 4.3 9.2 .469 0.4 1.1 .355 3.9 8.1 .484 2.2 2.7 .792 0.4 1.2 1.5 3.9 0.7 0.1 2.1 1.9 11.2
ABA 317 29.2 4.9 10.5 .469 0.3 1.0 .332 4.6 9.5 .484 2.4 3.1 .783 0.4 1.3 1.8 3.9 0.8 0.1 2.3 2.2 12.6
NBA 162 2 21.3 3.1 6.7 .468 0.6 1.4 .389 2.6 5.4 .486 1.6 2.0 .819 0.2 0.9 1.1 4.0 0.7 0.1 1.6 1.4 8.4
3 seasons NYA ABA 209 30.9 4.9 10.7 .463 0.3 1.0 .350 4.6 9.7 .474 2.9 3.7 .778 0.4 1.4 1.8 3.9 0.8 0.1 2.4 2.2 13.1
3 seasons DEN NBA 147 2 23.1 3.4 7.3 .471 0.6 1.4 .389 2.9 5.9 .491 1.8 2.2 .823 0.2 1.0 1.2 4.3 0.8 0.1 1.6 1.5 9.2
2 seasons UTS ABA 55 29.3 5.9 11.7 .505 0.4 1.1 .333 5.5 10.5 .523 1.8 2.3 .783 0.4 1.6 2.0 4.3 1.0 0.1 2.5 2.3 14.0
2 seasons KEN ABA 53 22.3 3.8 8.5 .451 0.2 0.8 .250 3.6 7.6 .473 1.3 1.5 .827 0.4 0.9 1.4 3.6 0.5 0.2 1.8 1.8 9.1
1 season LAL NBA 15 3.5 0.2 0.9 .214 0.2 0.9 .214 0.1 0.3 .500 0.0 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.5

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 82 2593 5.6 11.9 .469 0.2 0.5 .343 5.4 11.4 .475 3.3 4.3 .772 0.6 1.8 2.4 3.6 2.6 2.9 14.7
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 77 2615 5.6 12.5 .444 0.5 1.4 .330 5.1 11.1 .459 3.6 4.8 .764 0.5 1.6 2.0 4.8 2.8 2.3 15.2
1973-74 24 TOT ABA SG 84 2180 6.6 13.7 .479 0.6 1.7 .343 6.0 12.0 .499 2.4 2.9 .836 0.6 1.5 2.0 6.0 0.9 0.2 3.0 2.6 16.2
1973-74 24 NYA ABA SG 50 1254 6.4 13.2 .487 0.7 2.0 .382 5.7 11.3 .505 2.8 3.3 .842 0.5 1.2 1.7 6.0 1.2 0.2 3.0 2.5 16.4
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 34 926 6.7 14.3 .469 0.4 1.4 .270 6.3 12.9 .491 2.0 2.4 .825 0.7 1.7 2.4 6.0 0.6 0.3 3.0 2.8 15.9
1974-75 25 TOT ABA PG-SG 58 1387 6.3 13.2 .473 0.3 1.1 .295 5.9 12.1 .490 2.2 2.8 .802 0.5 1.9 2.4 5.0 1.3 0.2 2.7 2.7 15.1
1974-75 25 KEN ABA SG 19 258 4.0 11.0 .367 0.1 1.0 .143 3.9 10.0 .389 2.1 2.5 .833 0.6 0.7 1.3 4.7 1.1 0.1 2.5 3.2 10.3
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 39 1129 6.8 13.7 .493 0.4 1.2 .324 6.4 12.5 .509 2.2 2.8 .795 0.5 2.1 2.7 5.0 1.3 0.2 2.8 2.6 16.1
1975-76 26 TOT TOT PG-SG 31 536 7.7 15.2 .509 0.6 1.7 .346 7.1 13.4 .530 2.2 3.0 .733 0.3 1.5 1.9 5.7 0.9 0.1 3.4 3.6 18.3
1975-76 26 UTS ABA PG 16 484 8.3 15.8 .528 0.7 1.9 .346 7.7 13.8 .554 2.3 3.0 .756 0.4 1.5 1.9 5.9 1.0 0.1 3.8 3.5 19.6
1975-76 26 LAL NBA SG 15 52 2.1 9.7 .214 2.1 9.7 .214 1.4 2.8 .500 0.0 2.1 2.1 4.2 0.0 0.0 4.8 5.5
1979-80 30 DEN NBA PG 82 2286 5.6 11.7 .478 0.8 2.0 .380 4.8 9.6 .498 2.8 3.2 .866 0.4 1.4 1.8 6.4 1.3 0.2 2.5 2.2 14.7
1980-81 31 DEN NBA PG 26 611 4.8 10.5 .458 0.5 1.6 .333 4.3 9.0 .480 3.4 4.5 .753 0.3 1.9 2.2 8.2 1.0 0.5 3.1 2.6 13.6
1981-82 32 DEN NBA SG 39 2 501 4.9 10.8 .453 1.7 3.7 .442 3.2 7.0 .459 2.0 2.7 .737 0.3 1.4 1.7 6.4 1.1 0.1 2.1 2.9 13.4
Career TOT 479 2 12709 5.8 12.5 .469 0.5 1.5 .355 5.3 11.0 .484 2.9 3.7 .792 0.5 1.6 2.1 5.3 1.1 0.2 2.8 2.6 15.1
ABA 317 9259 6.1 12.9 .469 0.4 1.2 .332 5.6 11.7 .484 3.0 3.8 .783 0.5 1.6 2.2 4.8 1.1 0.2 2.9 2.7 15.5
NBA 162 2 3450 5.3 11.3 .468 0.9 2.2 .389 4.4 9.1 .486 2.7 3.3 .819 0.3 1.5 1.9 6.7 1.2 0.2 2.5 2.4 14.2
3 seasons NYA ABA 209 6462 5.7 12.4 .463 0.4 1.1 .350 5.3 11.3 .474 3.3 4.3 .778 0.5 1.6 2.1 4.5 1.2 0.2 2.8 2.6 15.2
3 seasons DEN NBA 147 2 3398 5.3 11.3 .471 0.9 2.2 .389 4.5 9.1 .491 2.8 3.4 .823 0.3 1.5 1.9 6.7 1.2 0.2 2.5 2.4 14.3
2 seasons UTS ABA 55 1613 7.2 14.3 .505 0.5 1.4 .333 6.8 12.9 .523 2.3 2.9 .783 0.5 1.9 2.4 5.3 1.2 0.2 3.1 2.8 17.2
2 seasons KEN ABA 53 1184 6.1 13.6 .451 0.3 1.3 .250 5.8 12.3 .473 2.0 2.5 .827 0.7 1.5 2.2 5.7 0.7 0.3 2.9 2.9 14.7
1 season LAL NBA 15 52 2.1 9.7 .214 2.1 9.7 .214 1.4 2.8 .500 0.0 2.1 2.1 4.2 0.0 0.0 4.8 5.5

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 82 2593 10.9 .531 .476 .362 .041 1.7 4.6 3.2 13.3 15.9 17.8 3.0 1.1 4.1 .076
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 77 2615 11.8 .521 .463 .382 .113 1.3 4.3 2.8 19.4 16.3 19.9 2.3 0.2 2.5 .045
1973-74 24 TOT ABA SG 84 2180 13.9 .539 .501 .214 .127 1.5 3.8 2.7 22.2 1.2 0.4 16.9 19.4 105 104 2.9 1.9 4.8 .105
1973-74 24 NYA ABA SG 50 1254 14.6 .559 .515 .248 .148 1.3 3.3 2.3 21.5 1.5 0.3 17.2 19.0 108 104 2.0 1.1 3.2 .121
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 34 926 13.0 .514 .482 .171 .100 1.8 4.5 3.2 23.2 0.8 0.5 16.4 19.8 102 105 0.9 0.7 1.6 .083
1974-75 25 TOT ABA PG-SG 58 1387 13.1 .522 .486 .208 .086 1.6 5.2 3.5 20.6 1.7 0.3 15.9 19.6 104 106 1.2 1.1 2.3 .081
1974-75 25 KEN ABA SG 19 258 6.5 .426 .373 .228 .089 1.6 1.9 1.7 16.4 1.5 0.2 17.2 16.0 90 104 -0.2 0.3 0.1 .026
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 39 1129 14.6 .540 .507 .205 .086 1.6 6.0 3.9 21.6 1.8 0.3 15.7 20.4 106 107 1.4 0.8 2.2 .094
1975-76 26 TOT TOT PG-SG 31 536 13.9 .553 .529 .199 .115 1.0 4.3 2.7 22.9 1.2 0.1 18.1 22.8 107 113 0.6 -0.1 0.5 .047
1975-76 26 UTS ABA PG 16 484 15.3 .574 .550 .193 .123 1.1 4.2 2.7 23.9 1.3 0.1 18.1 22.8 107 113 0.8 -0.1 0.7 .069
1975-76 26 LAL NBA SG 15 52 0.9 .254 .214 .286 0.0 5.3 2.8 13.7 0.0 0.0 106 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.151
1979-80 30 DEN NBA PG 82 2286 13.9 .562 .511 .273 .174 1.1 4.2 2.6 24.7 1.7 0.3 16.1 17.0 111 111 3.5 0.7 4.2 .088
1980-81 31 DEN NBA PG 26 611 13.1 .543 .483 .430 .151 0.8 5.5 3.1 28.2 1.2 0.7 19.6 16.1 108 113 0.7 0.1 0.8 .060
1981-82 32 DEN NBA SG 39 501 11.8 .561 .530 .253 .347 0.9 4.0 2.5 20.5 1.3 0.2 14.8 14.8 114 117 0.7 -0.1 0.6 .061
Career TOT 479 12709 12.6 .537 .490 .296 .118 1.4 4.4 2.9 20.3 1.4 0.3 16.4 18.5 108 109 14.8 5.0 19.8 .075
ABA 317 9259 12.4 .532 .485 .296 .094 1.5 4.4 3.0 18.8 1.4 0.3 16.4 19.3 105 106 10.1 4.3 14.4 .074
NBA 162 3450 13.3 .554 .505 .296 .192 1.0 4.4 2.7 24.5 1.5 0.3 16.6 16.5 111 112 4.7 0.7 5.4 .075
3 seasons NYA ABA 209 6462 12.0 .533 .479 .346 .092 1.5 4.2 2.9 17.4 1.5 0.3 16.3 18.9 108 104 7.3 2.5 9.7 .072
3 seasons DEN NBA 147 3398 13.5 .558 .509 .296 .194 1.0 4.4 2.7 24.7 1.5 0.3 16.6 16.5 111 112 4.9 0.7 5.6 .079
2 seasons UTS ABA 55 1613 14.8 .551 .521 .201 .098 1.5 5.4 3.5 22.3 1.6 0.2 16.5 21.1 106 109 2.1 0.8 2.9 .086
2 seasons KEN ABA 53 1184 11.6 .498 .463 .181 .098 1.8 4.0 2.9 21.7 0.9 0.4 16.6 19.0 100 105 0.7 1.0 1.7 .070
1 season LAL NBA 15 52 0.9 .254 .214 .286 0.0 5.3 2.8 13.7 0.0 0.0 106 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.151

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 18 763 163 343 .475 10 30 .333 153 313 .489 89 118 .754 31 84 53 42 425
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 4 83 16 33 .485 2 6 .333 14 27 .519 7 12 .583 0 1 1 10 7 7 41
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 8 197 39 85 .459 7 14 .500 32 71 .451 6 11 .545 3 6 9 27 3 2 23 6 91
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 6 196 41 82 .500 8 15 .533 33 67 .493 13 15 .867 8 7 15 43 9 2 12 16 103
Career ABA 36 1239 259 543 .477 27 65 .415 232 478 .485 115 156 .737 11 14 56 164 12 4 95 71 660
2 seasons NYA ABA 22 846 179 376 .476 12 36 .333 167 340 .491 96 130 .738 0 1 32 94 60 49 466
1 season KEN ABA 8 197 39 85 .459 7 14 .500 32 71 .451 6 11 .545 3 6 9 27 3 2 23 6 91
1 season UTS ABA 6 196 41 82 .500 8 15 .533 33 67 .493 13 15 .867 8 7 15 43 9 2 12 16 103

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 18 42.4 9.1 19.1 .475 0.6 1.7 .333 8.5 17.4 .489 4.9 6.6 .754 1.7 4.7 2.9 2.3 23.6
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 4 20.8 4.0 8.3 .485 0.5 1.5 .333 3.5 6.8 .519 1.8 3.0 .583 0.0 0.3 0.3 2.5 1.8 1.8 10.3
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 8 24.6 4.9 10.6 .459 0.9 1.8 .500 4.0 8.9 .451 0.8 1.4 .545 0.4 0.8 1.1 3.4 0.4 0.3 2.9 0.8 11.4
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 6 32.7 6.8 13.7 .500 1.3 2.5 .533 5.5 11.2 .493 2.2 2.5 .867 1.3 1.2 2.5 7.2 1.5 0.3 2.0 2.7 17.2
Career ABA 36 34.4 7.2 15.1 .477 0.8 1.8 .415 6.4 13.3 .485 3.2 4.3 .737 0.6 0.8 1.6 4.6 0.9 0.3 2.6 2.0 18.3
2 seasons NYA ABA 22 38.5 8.1 17.1 .476 0.5 1.6 .333 7.6 15.5 .491 4.4 5.9 .738 0.0 0.3 1.5 4.3 2.7 2.2 21.2
1 season KEN ABA 8 24.6 4.9 10.6 .459 0.9 1.8 .500 4.0 8.9 .451 0.8 1.4 .545 0.4 0.8 1.1 3.4 0.4 0.3 2.9 0.8 11.4
1 season UTS ABA 6 32.7 6.8 13.7 .500 1.3 2.5 .533 5.5 11.2 .493 2.2 2.5 .867 1.3 1.2 2.5 7.2 1.5 0.3 2.0 2.7 17.2

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 18 763 7.7 16.2 .475 0.5 1.4 .333 7.2 14.8 .489 4.2 5.6 .754 1.5 4.0 2.5 2.0 20.1
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 4 83 6.9 14.3 .485 0.9 2.6 .333 6.1 11.7 .519 3.0 5.2 .583 0.0 0.4 0.4 4.3 3.0 3.0 17.8
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 8 197 7.1 15.5 .459 1.3 2.6 .500 5.8 13.0 .451 1.1 2.0 .545 0.5 1.1 1.6 4.9 0.5 0.4 4.2 1.1 16.6
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 6 196 7.5 15.1 .500 1.5 2.8 .533 6.1 12.3 .493 2.4 2.8 .867 1.5 1.3 2.8 7.9 1.7 0.4 2.2 2.9 18.9
Career ABA 36 1239 7.5 15.8 .477 0.8 1.9 .415 6.7 13.9 .485 3.3 4.5 .737 0.8 1.1 1.6 4.8 1.1 0.4 2.8 2.1 19.2
2 seasons NYA ABA 22 846 7.6 16.0 .476 0.5 1.5 .333 7.1 14.5 .491 4.1 5.5 .738 0.0 0.4 1.4 4.0 2.6 2.1 19.8
1 season KEN ABA 8 197 7.1 15.5 .459 1.3 2.6 .500 5.8 13.0 .451 1.1 2.0 .545 0.5 1.1 1.6 4.9 0.5 0.4 4.2 1.1 16.6
1 season UTS ABA 6 196 7.5 15.1 .500 1.5 2.8 .533 6.1 12.3 .493 2.4 2.8 .867 1.5 1.3 2.8 7.9 1.7 0.4 2.2 2.9 18.9

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
1971-72 22 NYA ABA SG 18 763 16.9 .538 .490 .344 .087 2.0 16.5 11.8 23.7 1.3 0.3 1.6 .101
1972-73 23 NYA ABA SG 4 83 13.6 .536 .515 .364 .182 0.7 19.6 15.5 23.8 0.1 -0.1 0.1 .046
1973-74 24 KEN ABA SG 8 197 10.3 .506 .500 .129 .165 1.6 2.7 2.2 21.0 0.7 0.5 20.4 22.8 92 108 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .002
1974-75 25 UTS ABA PG 6 196 19.2 .581 .549 .183 .183 4.2 3.8 4.0 28.5 2.1 0.5 11.9 19.3 128 115 0.7 0.0 0.7 .174
Career ABA 36 1239 16.0 .540 .502 .287 .120 2.9 3.3 2.3 19.3 1.4 0.5 13.4 22.9 109 111 2.0 0.4 2.4 .093
2 seasons NYA ABA 22 846 16.6 .538 .492 .346 .096 1.9 16.8 12.2 23.7 1.4 0.3 1.7 .095
1 season KEN ABA 8 197 10.3 .506 .500 .129 .165 1.6 2.7 2.2 21.0 0.7 0.5 20.4 22.8 92 108 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .002
1 season UTS ABA 6 196 19.2 .581 .549 .183 .183 4.2 3.8 4.0 28.5 2.1 0.5 11.9 19.3 128 115 0.7 0.0 0.7 .174

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 8 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
John Roche 4.8 4.2 4.1 2.5 2.3 0.8 0.6 0.5
Matt Guokas 89.6 5.2 4.7 4.2 2.5 2.3 1.5 1.2 0.5
Chico Vaughn 89.1 4.9 3.4 3.4 2.3 2.3 0.8 0.4 0.4
Ricky Davis 88.6 5.0 4.4 4.2 3.0 2.8 1.1 0.2 0.2
Jerry Sichting 88.0 5.2 4.2 3.5 2.7 2.3 1.5 1.1 0.3
Bill Hanzlik 87.0 4.7 4.1 3.5 2.4 2.2 1.9 1.3 1.0
Bob Warren 86.7 4.9 4.8 4.0 2.3 1.6 1.6 0.9 0.6
Lionel Hollins 84.7 5.2 4.0 3.4 2.9 2.3 1.8 0.6 0.1
Frank Selvy 84.6 5.5 4.1 3.6 2.4 2.3 0.6 -0.6
Carlos Arroyo 84.4 4.7 3.7 2.8 2.7 2.5 1.3 0.4 0.3
Rodney Stuckey 84.3 5.0 4.5 3.8 2.7 2.5 2.0
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
John Roche 4.8 4.2 4.1 2.5 2.3 0.8 0.6 0.5
Chico Vaughn 89.1 4.9 3.4 3.4 2.3 2.3 0.8 0.4 0.4
Jerry Sichting 86.8 5.2 4.2 3.5 2.7 2.3 1.5 1.1 0.3 0.2 0.2
Bob Warren 86.7 4.9 4.8 4.0 2.3 1.6 1.6 0.9 0.6
Frank Selvy 84.9 5.5 4.1 3.6 2.4 2.3 0.6 0.0 -0.6
T.J. Ford 84.3 4.3 4.3 3.3 2.5 1.4 0.7 0.2 0.2
Rodney Stuckey 84.3 5.0 4.5 3.8 2.7 2.5 2.0
Ted McClain 82.3 7.0 4.2 4.1 2.7 2.0 0.8 0.5 -0.1
George Senesky 81.3 6.2 4.4 3.6 2.6 2.3 2.0 0.5 0.3
Carlos Delfino 81.3 4.8 4.0 3.5 3.5 2.9 2.4 1.0 0.5
Dean Meminger 81.1 5.0 4.4 3.9 2.2 1.0 0.2

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 SCAROLINA 28 239 507 184 226 73 662 .471 .814 23.6 2.6
1969-70 20 SCAROLINA 28 222 469 179 216 70 623 .473 .829 22.3 2.5
1970-71 21 SCAROLINA 29 205 493 215 262 67 625 .416 .821 21.6 2.3
Career 85 666 1469 578 704 210 1910 .453 .821 22.5 2.5

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Honors
1969-70 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1970-71 NCAA AP All-America (2nd)
1971-72 ABA All-Rookie (1st)
Games
1973-74 ABA 84 (4)
1979-80 NBA 82 (2)
Career ABA 317 (74)
Minutes Played
Career ABA 9259 (67)
Field Goals
Career ABA 1557 (70)
Field Goal Attempts
Career ABA 3318 (72)
3-Pt Field Goals
1972-73 ABA 34 (10)
1973-74 ABA 36 (10)
1979-80 NBA 49 (6)
Career ABA 104 (34)
3-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1972-73 ABA 103 (10)
1979-80 NBA 129 (7)
Career ABA 313 (40)
Free Throws
Career ABA 769 (78)
Free Throw Attempts
Career ABA 982 (82)
Assists
1973-74 ABA 363 (10)
Career ABA 1240 (34)
Steals
Career ABA 120 (66)
Blocks
Career ABA 23 (93)
Turnovers
Career ABA 735 (63)
Points
Career ABA 3987 (72)
Field Goal Pct
Career ABA .469 (47)
3-Pt Field Goal Pct
1972-73 ABA .330 (9)
1973-74 ABA .343 (8)
1979-80 NBA .380 (4)
Free Throw Pct
1973-74 ABA .836 (6)
1979-80 NBA .866 (10)
Career ABA .783 (46)
Minutes Per Game
Career ABA 29.2 (56)
Player Efficiency Rating
Career ABA 12.4 (75)
True Shooting Pct
Career ABA .532 (33)
Effective Field Goal Pct
Career ABA .485 (32)
Offensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 1.5 (77)
Defensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 4.4 (78)
Total Rebound Pct
Career ABA 3.0 (83)
Assist Pct
1973-74 ABA 22.2 (6)
Career ABA 18.8 (14)
Steal Pct
Career ABA 1.4 (92)
Block Pct
Career ABA 0.3 (66)
Turnover Pct
Career ABA 16.4 (63)
Usage Pct
Career ABA 19.3 (51)
Offensive Rating
Career ABA 105.0 (32)
Defensive Rating
Career ABA 106.1 (52)
Offensive Win Shares
Career ABA 10.1 (68)
Win Shares
Career ABA 14.4 (90)
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
Career ABA .074 (67)
   

Transactions

March 29, 1971: Drafted by the Phoenix Suns in the 1st round (14th pick) of the 1971 NBA Draft.

November 3, 1975: Traded by the Phoenix Suns with a 1976 2nd round draft pick (Earl Tatum was later selected) to the Los Angeles Lakers for Pat Riley.

January 20, 1976: Traded by the Phoenix Suns to the Los Angeles Lakers for future considerations.

October 6, 1976: Waived by the Los Angeles Lakers.

June 29, 1979: Signed as a free agent with the Denver Nuggets.

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