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Bob Rule

Bobby Frank Rule (Golden)

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-9 ▪ Weight: 220 lbs.
Born: June 29, 1944 in Riverside, California
High School: Riverside Polytech in Riverside, California
College: Colorado State University
Draft: Seattle SuperSonics, 2nd round (7th pick, 19th overall), 1967 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 13, 1967

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
1967-68 23 SEA NBA C 82 2424 568 1162 .489 568 1162 .489 348 529 .658 776 99 316 1484
1968-69 24 SEA NBA C 82 3104 776 1655 .469 776 1655 .469 413 606 .682 941 141 322 1965
1969-70 ★ 25 SEA NBA C 80 2959 789 1705 .463 789 1705 .463 387 542 .714 825 144 278 1965
1970-71 26 SEA NBA C 4 142 47 98 .480 47 98 .480 25 30 .833 46 7 14 119
1971-72 27 TOT NBA C 76 2230 461 1058 .436 461 1058 .436 226 335 .675 534 116 189 1148
1971-72 27 SEA NBA C 16 243 45 124 .363 45 124 .363 23 43 .535 55 6 27 113
1971-72 27 PHI NBA C 60 1987 416 934 .445 416 934 .445 203 292 .695 479 110 162 1035
1972-73 28 TOT NBA C 52 452 60 158 .380 60 158 .380 20 31 .645 108 38 68 140
1972-73 28 PHI NBA C 3 12 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 2 1 2 0
1972-73 28 CLE NBA C 49 440 60 157 .382 60 157 .382 20 31 .645 106 37 66 140
1973-74 29 CLE NBA C 26 540 76 192 .396 76 192 .396 34 46 .739 43 60 103 47 12 10 71 186
1974-75 30 MIL NBA C 1 11 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0
Career NBA 403 11862 2777 6029 .461 2777 6029 .461 1453 2119 .686 43 60 3333 594 12 10 1260 7007
5 seasons SEA NBA 264 8872 2225 4744 .469 2225 4744 .469 1196 1750 .683 2643 397 957 5646
2 seasons CLE NBA 75 980 136 349 .390 136 349 .390 54 77 .701 43 60 209 84 12 10 137 326
2 seasons PHI NBA 63 1999 416 935 .445 416 935 .445 203 292 .695 481 111 164 1035
1 season MIL NBA 1 11 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0

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
1967-68 23 SEA NBA C 82 29.6 6.9 14.2 .489 6.9 14.2 .489 4.2 6.5 .658 9.5 1.2 3.9 18.1
1968-69 24 SEA NBA C 82 37.9 9.5 20.2 .469 9.5 20.2 .469 5.0 7.4 .682 11.5 1.7 3.9 24.0
1969-70 ★ 25 SEA NBA C 80 37.0 9.9 21.3 .463 9.9 21.3 .463 4.8 6.8 .714 10.3 1.8 3.5 24.6
1970-71 26 SEA NBA C 4 35.5 11.8 24.5 .480 11.8 24.5 .480 6.3 7.5 .833 11.5 1.8 3.5 29.8
1971-72 27 TOT NBA C 76 29.3 6.1 13.9 .436 6.1 13.9 .436 3.0 4.4 .675 7.0 1.5 2.5 15.1
1971-72 27 SEA NBA C 16 15.2 2.8 7.8 .363 2.8 7.8 .363 1.4 2.7 .535 3.4 0.4 1.7 7.1
1971-72 27 PHI NBA C 60 33.1 6.9 15.6 .445 6.9 15.6 .445 3.4 4.9 .695 8.0 1.8 2.7 17.3
1972-73 28 TOT NBA C 52 8.7 1.2 3.0 .380 1.2 3.0 .380 0.4 0.6 .645 2.1 0.7 1.3 2.7
1972-73 28 PHI NBA C 3 4.0 0.0 0.3 .000 0.0 0.3 .000 0.0 0.0 0.7 0.3 0.7 0.0
1972-73 28 CLE NBA C 49 9.0 1.2 3.2 .382 1.2 3.2 .382 0.4 0.6 .645 2.2 0.8 1.3 2.9
1973-74 29 CLE NBA C 26 20.8 2.9 7.4 .396 2.9 7.4 .396 1.3 1.8 .739 1.7 2.3 4.0 1.8 0.5 0.4 2.7 7.2
1974-75 30 MIL NBA C 1 11.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0
Career NBA 403 29.4 6.9 15.0 .461 6.9 15.0 .461 3.6 5.3 .686 1.6 2.2 8.3 1.5 0.4 0.4 3.1 17.4
5 seasons SEA NBA 264 33.6 8.4 18.0 .469 8.4 18.0 .469 4.5 6.6 .683 10.0 1.5 3.6 21.4
2 seasons CLE NBA 75 13.1 1.8 4.7 .390 1.8 4.7 .390 0.7 1.0 .701 1.7 2.3 2.8 1.1 0.5 0.4 1.8 4.3
2 seasons PHI NBA 63 31.7 6.6 14.8 .445 6.6 14.8 .445 3.2 4.6 .695 7.6 1.8 2.6 16.4
1 season MIL NBA 1 11.0 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 2.0 0.0

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
1967-68 23 SEA NBA C 82 2424 8.4 17.3 .489 8.4 17.3 .489 5.2 7.9 .658 11.5 1.5 4.7 22.0
1968-69 24 SEA NBA C 82 3104 9.0 19.2 .469 9.0 19.2 .469 4.8 7.0 .682 10.9 1.6 3.7 22.8
1969-70 ★ 25 SEA NBA C 80 2959 9.6 20.7 .463 9.6 20.7 .463 4.7 6.6 .714 10.0 1.8 3.4 23.9
1970-71 26 SEA NBA C 4 142 11.9 24.8 .480 11.9 24.8 .480 6.3 7.6 .833 11.7 1.8 3.5 30.2
1971-72 27 TOT NBA C 76 2230 7.4 17.1 .436 7.4 17.1 .436 3.6 5.4 .675 8.6 1.9 3.1 18.5
1971-72 27 SEA NBA C 16 243 6.7 18.4 .363 6.7 18.4 .363 3.4 6.4 .535 8.1 0.9 4.0 16.7
1971-72 27 PHI NBA C 60 1987 7.5 16.9 .445 7.5 16.9 .445 3.7 5.3 .695 8.7 2.0 2.9 18.8
1972-73 28 TOT NBA C 52 452 4.8 12.6 .380 4.8 12.6 .380 1.6 2.5 .645 8.6 3.0 5.4 11.2
1972-73 28 PHI NBA C 3 12 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 3.0 .000 0.0 0.0 6.0 3.0 6.0 0.0
1972-73 28 CLE NBA C 49 440 4.9 12.8 .382 4.9 12.8 .382 1.6 2.5 .645 8.7 3.0 5.4 11.5
1973-74 29 CLE NBA C 26 540 5.1 12.8 .396 5.1 12.8 .396 2.3 3.1 .739 2.9 4.0 6.9 3.1 0.8 0.7 4.7 12.4
1974-75 30 MIL NBA C 1 11 0.0 3.3 .000 0.0 3.3 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0
Career NBA 403 11862 8.4 18.3 .461 8.4 18.3 .461 4.4 6.4 .686 2.8 3.9 10.1 1.8 0.8 0.7 3.8 21.3
5 seasons SEA NBA 264 8872 9.0 19.2 .469 9.0 19.2 .469 4.9 7.1 .683 10.7 1.6 3.9 22.9
2 seasons CLE NBA 75 980 5.0 12.8 .390 5.0 12.8 .390 2.0 2.8 .701 2.9 4.0 7.7 3.1 0.8 0.7 5.0 12.0
2 seasons PHI NBA 63 1999 7.5 16.8 .445 7.5 16.8 .445 3.7 5.3 .695 8.7 2.0 3.0 18.6
1 season MIL NBA 1 11 0.0 3.3 .000 0.0 3.3 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0 0.0 6.5 0.0

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
1967-68 23 SEA NBA C 82 2424 17.4 .532 .489 .455 5.7 5.1 1.4 6.4 .127
1968-69 24 SEA NBA C 82 3104 18.6 .511 .469 .366 7.1 5.9 1.9 7.8 .121
1969-70 ★ 25 SEA NBA C 80 2959 17.7 .506 .463 .318 7.3 3.4 1.8 5.2 .084
1970-71 26 SEA NBA C 4 142 24.2 .535 .480 .306 14.8 8.2 0.4 0.1 0.5 .174
1971-72 27 TOT NBA C 76 2230 14.3 .476 .436 .317 10.9 7.5 0.6 1.8 2.4 .052
1971-72 27 SEA NBA C 16 243 9.0 .395 .363 .347 10.8 3.6 -0.6 0.1 -0.4 -0.087
1971-72 27 PHI NBA C 60 1987 14.9 .487 .445 .313 10.9 8.0 1.2 1.6 2.9 .069
1972-73 28 TOT NBA C 52 452 9.1 .408 .380 .196 11.6 11.5 -0.5 0.6 0.1 .007
1972-73 28 PHI NBA C 3 12 0.4 .000 .000 .000 7.4 9.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.077
1972-73 28 CLE NBA C 49 440 9.3 .410 .382 .197 11.7 11.5 -0.5 0.6 0.1 .009
1973-74 29 CLE NBA C 26 540 10.8 .438 .396 .240 7.7 12.1 9.8 12.0 1.0 1.0 101 0.0 0.3 0.3 .025
1974-75 30 MIL NBA C 1 11 -0.2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.9 0.0 0.0 106 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.147
Career NBA 403 11862 16.6 .503 .461 .351 7.6 11.9 10.9 7.3 1.0 1.0 101 14.9 7.8 22.7 .092
5 seasons SEA NBA 264 8872 17.8 .512 .469 .369 12.3 6.7 14.2 5.3 19.5 .106
2 seasons CLE NBA 75 980 10.1 .426 .390 .221 7.7 12.1 10.6 11.8 1.0 1.0 101 -0.5 0.9 0.4 .018
2 seasons PHI NBA 63 1999 14.8 .487 .445 .312 10.9 8.0 1.2 1.6 2.8 .068
1 season MIL NBA 1 11 -0.2 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.9 0.0 0.0 106 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.147

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 25 SEA NBA C 1 0 13:00 2 6 .333 1 1 1.000 4 0 2 5
Career NBA 1 0 13 2 6 .333 1 1 1.000 4 0 2 5

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
Bob Rule 7.8 6.4 5.2 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0
Don Otten 86.5 8.5 5.8 4.9 1.7
Mark West 84.1 8.2 6.5 5.5 3.1 1.9 1.1 0.9 -0.1
Jamaal Magloire 84.0 7.6 6.7 5.7 2.6 2.0 1.1 0.3 -0.6
Ralph Sampson 81.8 6.2 6.0 5.0 2.2 1.1 0.6 -0.3 -0.6
Gheorghe Muresan 81.7 8.0 5.3 4.1 1.3 0.3 -0.1
Mike Lewis 81.7 7.9 7.5 4.0 3.8 1.1 0.0
DeAndre Jordan 79.2 6.2 5.6 5.2 1.5 1.3
Kendrick Perkins 78.8 6.2 5.6 5.2 2.3 1.4 1.0 0.7 0.1
Andris Biedrins 77.6 8.0 6.7 5.4 2.9 2.6 1.6 1.3 1.2
Marcin Gortat 76.9 7.6 6.4 3.4 3.4 3.3 0.1
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Bob Rule 7.8 6.4 5.2 2.4 0.5 0.3 0.1 0.0
Don Otten 86.5 8.5 5.8 4.9 1.7
Gheorghe Muresan 81.7 8.0 5.3 4.1 1.3 0.3 -0.1
Mike Lewis 81.7 7.9 7.5 4.0 3.8 1.1 0.0
Ralph Sampson 81.4 6.2 6.0 5.0 2.2 1.1 0.6 -0.2 -0.3 -0.6
DeAndre Jordan 79.2 6.2 5.6 5.2 1.5 1.3
Jamaal Magloire 77.7 7.6 6.7 5.7 2.6 2.0 1.3 1.1 0.6 0.6 0.3 -0.2 -0.6
Gene Moore 76.9 6.8 5.7 5.0 4.5 1.9 0.8 0.0
Marcin Gortat 76.9 7.6 6.4 3.4 3.4 3.3 0.1
Andris Biedrins 75.3 8.0 6.7 5.4 2.9 2.6 1.6 1.3 1.2 1.1
Roy Hibbert 74.1 6.2 6.1 4.1 3.6 2.1

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1970 NBA
Honors
1967-68 NBA All-Rookie (1st)
Games
1967-68 NBA 82 (2)
1968-69 NBA 82 (6)
Field Goals
1968-69 NBA 776 (3)
1969-70 NBA 789 (6)
Field Goal Attempts
1968-69 NBA 1655 (6)
1969-70 NBA 1705 (4)
Personal Fouls
1967-68 NBA 316 (7)
1968-69 NBA 322 (3)
Points
1968-69 NBA 1965 (4)
1969-70 NBA 1965 (7)
Points Per Game
1968-69 NBA 24.0 (6)
1969-70 NBA 24.6 (7)
Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.021 (257)
     

Transactions

May 3, 1967: Drafted by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 2nd round (19th pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

November 25, 1971: Traded by the Seattle SuperSonics to the Philadelphia 76ers for a 1972 2nd round draft pick (Joby Wright was later selected) and a future 2nd round draft pick.

November 10, 1972: Traded by the Philadelphia 76ers to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Dave Sorenson.

December 1, 1973: Waived by the Cleveland Cavaliers.

July 7, 1974: Signed as a free agent with the Milwaukee Bucks.

November 11, 1974: Waived by the Milwaukee Bucks.

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