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Bill Russell

William Felton Russell

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Left
Height: 6-10 ▪ Weight: 215 lbs.
Born: February 12, 1934 in Monroe, Louisiana
High School: McClymonds in Oakland, California
College: University of San Francisco
Draft: St. Louis Hawks, 1st round (2nd pick, 2nd overall), 1956 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: December 22, 1956
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1975 (Full List)
As Coach: 8 Yrs, 341-290, .540 W-L% (Full Record)
As Executive: OKC/SAC franchises, 1973-1989 (Full Record)

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Jul 25, 2014 11:17 AM

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
1956-57 22 BOS NBA C 48 1695 277 649 .427 277 649 .427 152 309 .492 943 88 143 706
1957-58 ★ 23 BOS NBA C 69 2640 456 1032 .442 456 1032 .442 230 443 .519 1564 202 181 1142
1958-59 ★ 24 BOS NBA C 70 2979 456 997 .457 456 997 .457 256 428 .598 1612 222 161 1168
1959-60 ★ 25 BOS NBA C 74 3146 555 1189 .467 555 1189 .467 240 392 .612 1778 277 210 1350
1960-61 ★ 26 BOS NBA C 78 3458 532 1250 .426 532 1250 .426 258 469 .550 1868 268 155 1322
1961-62 ★ 27 BOS NBA C 76 3433 575 1258 .457 575 1258 .457 286 481 .595 1790 341 207 1436
1962-63 ★ 28 BOS NBA C 78 3500 511 1182 .432 511 1182 .432 287 517 .555 1843 348 189 1309
1963-64 ★ 29 BOS NBA C 78 3482 466 1077 .433 466 1077 .433 236 429 .550 1930 370 190 1168
1964-65 ★ 30 BOS NBA C 78 3466 429 980 .438 429 980 .438 244 426 .573 1878 410 204 1102
1965-66 ★ 31 BOS NBA C 78 3386 391 943 .415 391 943 .415 223 405 .551 1779 371 221 1005
1966-67 ★ 32 BOS NBA C 81 3297 395 870 .454 395 870 .454 285 467 .610 1700 472 258 1075
1967-68 ★ 33 BOS NBA C 78 2953 365 858 .425 365 858 .425 247 460 .537 1451 357 242 977
1968-69 ★ 34 BOS NBA C 77 3291 279 645 .433 279 645 .433 204 388 .526 1484 374 231 762
Career NBA 963 40726 5687 12930 .440 5687 12930 .440 3148 5614 .561 21620 4100 2592 14522

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
1956-57 22 BOS NBA C 48 35.3 5.8 13.5 .427 5.8 13.5 .427 3.2 6.4 .492 19.6 1.8 3.0 14.7
1957-58 ★ 23 BOS NBA C 69 38.3 6.6 15.0 .442 6.6 15.0 .442 3.3 6.4 .519 22.7 2.9 2.6 16.6
1958-59 ★ 24 BOS NBA C 70 42.6 6.5 14.2 .457 6.5 14.2 .457 3.7 6.1 .598 23.0 3.2 2.3 16.7
1959-60 ★ 25 BOS NBA C 74 42.5 7.5 16.1 .467 7.5 16.1 .467 3.2 5.3 .612 24.0 3.7 2.8 18.2
1960-61 ★ 26 BOS NBA C 78 44.3 6.8 16.0 .426 6.8 16.0 .426 3.3 6.0 .550 23.9 3.4 2.0 16.9
1961-62 ★ 27 BOS NBA C 76 45.2 7.6 16.6 .457 7.6 16.6 .457 3.8 6.3 .595 23.6 4.5 2.7 18.9
1962-63 ★ 28 BOS NBA C 78 44.9 6.6 15.2 .432 6.6 15.2 .432 3.7 6.6 .555 23.6 4.5 2.4 16.8
1963-64 ★ 29 BOS NBA C 78 44.6 6.0 13.8 .433 6.0 13.8 .433 3.0 5.5 .550 24.7 4.7 2.4 15.0
1964-65 ★ 30 BOS NBA C 78 44.4 5.5 12.6 .438 5.5 12.6 .438 3.1 5.5 .573 24.1 5.3 2.6 14.1
1965-66 ★ 31 BOS NBA C 78 43.4 5.0 12.1 .415 5.0 12.1 .415 2.9 5.2 .551 22.8 4.8 2.8 12.9
1966-67 ★ 32 BOS NBA C 81 40.7 4.9 10.7 .454 4.9 10.7 .454 3.5 5.8 .610 21.0 5.8 3.2 13.3
1967-68 ★ 33 BOS NBA C 78 37.9 4.7 11.0 .425 4.7 11.0 .425 3.2 5.9 .537 18.6 4.6 3.1 12.5
1968-69 ★ 34 BOS NBA C 77 42.7 3.6 8.4 .433 3.6 8.4 .433 2.6 5.0 .526 19.3 4.9 3.0 9.9
Career NBA 963 42.3 5.9 13.4 .440 5.9 13.4 .440 3.3 5.8 .561 22.5 4.3 2.7 15.1

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
1956-57 22 BOS NBA C 48 1695 5.9 13.8 .427 5.9 13.8 .427 3.2 6.6 .492 20.0 1.9 3.0 15.0
1957-58 ★ 23 BOS NBA C 69 2640 6.2 14.1 .442 6.2 14.1 .442 3.1 6.0 .519 21.3 2.8 2.5 15.6
1958-59 ★ 24 BOS NBA C 70 2979 5.5 12.0 .457 5.5 12.0 .457 3.1 5.2 .598 19.5 2.7 1.9 14.1
1959-60 ★ 25 BOS NBA C 74 3146 6.4 13.6 .467 6.4 13.6 .467 2.7 4.5 .612 20.3 3.2 2.4 15.4
1960-61 ★ 26 BOS NBA C 78 3458 5.5 13.0 .426 5.5 13.0 .426 2.7 4.9 .550 19.4 2.8 1.6 13.8
1961-62 ★ 27 BOS NBA C 76 3433 6.0 13.2 .457 6.0 13.2 .457 3.0 5.0 .595 18.8 3.6 2.2 15.1
1962-63 ★ 28 BOS NBA C 78 3500 5.3 12.2 .432 5.3 12.2 .432 3.0 5.3 .555 19.0 3.6 1.9 13.5
1963-64 ★ 29 BOS NBA C 78 3482 4.8 11.1 .433 4.8 11.1 .433 2.4 4.4 .550 20.0 3.8 2.0 12.1
1964-65 ★ 30 BOS NBA C 78 3466 4.5 10.2 .438 4.5 10.2 .438 2.5 4.4 .573 19.5 4.3 2.1 11.4
1965-66 ★ 31 BOS NBA C 78 3386 4.2 10.0 .415 4.2 10.0 .415 2.4 4.3 .551 18.9 3.9 2.3 10.7
1966-67 ★ 32 BOS NBA C 81 3297 4.3 9.5 .454 4.3 9.5 .454 3.1 5.1 .610 18.6 5.2 2.8 11.7
1967-68 ★ 33 BOS NBA C 78 2953 4.4 10.5 .425 4.4 10.5 .425 3.0 5.6 .537 17.7 4.4 3.0 11.9
1968-69 ★ 34 BOS NBA C 77 3291 3.1 7.1 .433 3.1 7.1 .433 2.2 4.2 .526 16.2 4.1 2.5 8.3
Career NBA 963 40726 5.0 11.4 .440 5.0 11.4 .440 2.8 5.0 .561 19.1 3.6 2.3 12.8

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
1956-57 22 BOS NBA C 48 1695 .427 13.8 .427 .492
1957-58 ★ 23 BOS NBA C 69 2640 .442 14.1 .442 .519
1958-59 ★ 24 BOS NBA C 70 2979 .457 12.0 .457 .598
1959-60 ★ 25 BOS NBA C 74 3146 .467 13.6 .467 .612
1960-61 ★ 26 BOS NBA C 78 3458 .426 13.0 .426 .550
1961-62 ★ 27 BOS NBA C 76 3433 .457 13.2 .457 .595
1962-63 ★ 28 BOS NBA C 78 3500 .432 12.2 .432 .555
1963-64 ★ 29 BOS NBA C 78 3482 .433 11.1 .433 .550
1964-65 ★ 30 BOS NBA C 78 3466 .438 10.2 .438 .573
1965-66 ★ 31 BOS NBA C 78 3386 .415 10.0 .415 .551
1966-67 ★ 32 BOS NBA C 81 3297 .454 9.5 .454 .610
1967-68 ★ 33 BOS NBA C 78 2953 .425 10.5 .425 .537
1968-69 ★ 34 BOS NBA C 77 3291 .433 7.1 .433 .526
Career NBA 963 40726 .440 .440 .561

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
1956-57 22 BOS NBA C 48 1695 20.9 .450 .427 .476 1.6 4.6 6.2 .176
1957-58 ★ 23 BOS NBA C 69 2640 22.8 .465 .442 .429 3.7 7.7 11.3 .206
1958-59 ★ 24 BOS NBA C 70 2979 20.7 .493 .457 .429 4.7 8.2 12.9 .208
1959-60 ★ 25 BOS NBA C 74 3146 20.1 .496 .467 .330 4.9 8.9 13.8 .211
1960-61 ★ 26 BOS NBA C 78 3458 18.1 .454 .426 .375 1.7 11.3 13.0 .181
1961-62 ★ 27 BOS NBA C 76 3433 19.4 .489 .457 .382 3.9 11.6 15.5 .217
1962-63 ★ 28 BOS NBA C 78 3500 18.2 .464 .432 .437 1.0 12.6 13.5 .185
1963-64 ★ 29 BOS NBA C 78 3482 19.3 .461 .433 .398 1.3 16.0 17.3 .238
1964-65 ★ 30 BOS NBA C 78 3466 19.5 .472 .438 .435 14.8 2.4 14.4 16.9 .234
1965-66 ★ 31 BOS NBA C 78 3386 17.3 .448 .415 .429 13.8 0.3 11.4 11.7 .165
1966-67 ★ 32 BOS NBA C 81 3297 18.6 .500 .454 .537 17.3 3.0 9.2 12.2 .178
1967-68 ★ 33 BOS NBA C 78 2953 17.0 .461 .425 .536 14.9 0.4 7.8 8.2 .133
1968-69 ★ 34 BOS NBA C 77 3291 15.2 .467 .433 .602 13.9 1.0 9.9 10.9 .159
Career NBA 963 40726 18.9 .471 .440 .434 14.9 29.9 133.6 163.5 .193

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
1956-57 ❍ 22 BOS NBA C 10 409 54 148 .365 54 148 .365 31 61 .508 244 32 41 139
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 9 355 48 133 .361 48 133 .361 40 66 .606 221 24 24 136
1958-59 ❍ 24 BOS NBA C 11 496 65 159 .409 65 159 .409 41 67 .612 305 40 28 171
1959-60 ❍ 25 BOS NBA C 13 572 94 206 .456 94 206 .456 53 75 .707 336 38 38 241
1960-61 ❍ 26 BOS NBA C 10 462 73 171 .427 73 171 .427 45 86 .523 299 48 24 191
1961-62 ❍ 27 BOS NBA C 14 672 116 253 .458 116 253 .458 82 113 .726 370 70 49 314
1962-63 ❍ 28 BOS NBA C 13 617 96 212 .453 96 212 .453 72 109 .661 326 66 36 264
1963-64 ❍ 29 BOS NBA C 10 451 47 132 .356 47 132 .356 37 67 .552 272 44 33 131
1964-65 ❍ 30 BOS NBA C 12 561 79 150 .527 79 150 .527 40 76 .526 302 76 43 198
1965-66 ❍ 31 BOS NBA C 17 814 124 261 .475 124 261 .475 76 123 .618 428 85 60 324
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 9 390 31 86 .360 31 86 .360 33 52 .635 198 50 32 95
1967-68 ❍ 33 BOS NBA C 19 869 99 242 .409 99 242 .409 76 130 .585 434 99 73 274
1968-69 ❍ 34 BOS NBA C 18 829 77 182 .423 77 182 .423 41 81 .506 369 98 65 195
Career NBA 165 7497 1003 2335 .430 1003 2335 .430 667 1106 .603 4104 770 546 2673

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
1956-57 ❍ 22 BOS NBA C 10 40.9 5.4 14.8 .365 5.4 14.8 .365 3.1 6.1 .508 24.4 3.2 4.1 13.9
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 9 39.4 5.3 14.8 .361 5.3 14.8 .361 4.4 7.3 .606 24.6 2.7 2.7 15.1
1958-59 ❍ 24 BOS NBA C 11 45.1 5.9 14.5 .409 5.9 14.5 .409 3.7 6.1 .612 27.7 3.6 2.5 15.5
1959-60 ❍ 25 BOS NBA C 13 44.0 7.2 15.8 .456 7.2 15.8 .456 4.1 5.8 .707 25.8 2.9 2.9 18.5
1960-61 ❍ 26 BOS NBA C 10 46.2 7.3 17.1 .427 7.3 17.1 .427 4.5 8.6 .523 29.9 4.8 2.4 19.1
1961-62 ❍ 27 BOS NBA C 14 48.0 8.3 18.1 .458 8.3 18.1 .458 5.9 8.1 .726 26.4 5.0 3.5 22.4
1962-63 ❍ 28 BOS NBA C 13 47.5 7.4 16.3 .453 7.4 16.3 .453 5.5 8.4 .661 25.1 5.1 2.8 20.3
1963-64 ❍ 29 BOS NBA C 10 45.1 4.7 13.2 .356 4.7 13.2 .356 3.7 6.7 .552 27.2 4.4 3.3 13.1
1964-65 ❍ 30 BOS NBA C 12 46.8 6.6 12.5 .527 6.6 12.5 .527 3.3 6.3 .526 25.2 6.3 3.6 16.5
1965-66 ❍ 31 BOS NBA C 17 47.9 7.3 15.4 .475 7.3 15.4 .475 4.5 7.2 .618 25.2 5.0 3.5 19.1
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 9 43.3 3.4 9.6 .360 3.4 9.6 .360 3.7 5.8 .635 22.0 5.6 3.6 10.6
1967-68 ❍ 33 BOS NBA C 19 45.7 5.2 12.7 .409 5.2 12.7 .409 4.0 6.8 .585 22.8 5.2 3.8 14.4
1968-69 ❍ 34 BOS NBA C 18 46.1 4.3 10.1 .423 4.3 10.1 .423 2.3 4.5 .506 20.5 5.4 3.6 10.8
Career NBA 165 45.4 6.1 14.2 .430 6.1 14.2 .430 4.0 6.7 .603 24.9 4.7 3.3 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
1956-57 ❍ 22 BOS NBA C 10 409 4.8 13.0 .365 4.8 13.0 .365 2.7 5.4 .508 21.5 2.8 3.6 12.2
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 9 355 4.9 13.5 .361 4.9 13.5 .361 4.1 6.7 .606 22.4 2.4 2.4 13.8
1958-59 ❍ 24 BOS NBA C 11 496 4.7 11.5 .409 4.7 11.5 .409 3.0 4.9 .612 22.1 2.9 2.0 12.4
1959-60 ❍ 25 BOS NBA C 13 572 5.9 13.0 .456 5.9 13.0 .456 3.3 4.7 .707 21.1 2.4 2.4 15.2
1960-61 ❍ 26 BOS NBA C 10 462 5.7 13.3 .427 5.7 13.3 .427 3.5 6.7 .523 23.3 3.7 1.9 14.9
1961-62 ❍ 27 BOS NBA C 14 672 6.2 13.6 .458 6.2 13.6 .458 4.4 6.1 .726 19.8 3.7 2.6 16.8
1962-63 ❍ 28 BOS NBA C 13 617 5.6 12.4 .453 5.6 12.4 .453 4.2 6.4 .661 19.0 3.9 2.1 15.4
1963-64 ❍ 29 BOS NBA C 10 451 3.8 10.5 .356 3.8 10.5 .356 3.0 5.3 .552 21.7 3.5 2.6 10.5
1964-65 ❍ 30 BOS NBA C 12 561 5.1 9.6 .527 5.1 9.6 .527 2.6 4.9 .526 19.4 4.9 2.8 12.7
1965-66 ❍ 31 BOS NBA C 17 814 5.5 11.5 .475 5.5 11.5 .475 3.4 5.4 .618 18.9 3.8 2.7 14.3
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 9 390 2.9 7.9 .360 2.9 7.9 .360 3.0 4.8 .635 18.3 4.6 3.0 8.8
1967-68 ❍ 33 BOS NBA C 19 869 4.1 10.0 .409 4.1 10.0 .409 3.1 5.4 .585 18.0 4.1 3.0 11.4
1968-69 ❍ 34 BOS NBA C 18 829 3.3 7.9 .423 3.3 7.9 .423 1.8 3.5 .506 16.0 4.3 2.8 8.5
Career NBA 165 7497 4.8 11.2 .430 4.8 11.2 .430 3.2 5.3 .603 19.7 3.7 2.6 12.8

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
1956-57 ❍ 22 BOS NBA C 10 409 .365 13.0 .365 .508
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 9 355 .361 13.5 .361 .606
1958-59 ❍ 24 BOS NBA C 11 496 .409 11.5 .409 .612
1959-60 ❍ 25 BOS NBA C 13 572 .456 13.0 .456 .707
1960-61 ❍ 26 BOS NBA C 10 462 .427 13.3 .427 .523
1961-62 ❍ 27 BOS NBA C 14 672 .458 13.6 .458 .726
1962-63 ❍ 28 BOS NBA C 13 617 .453 12.4 .453 .661
1963-64 ❍ 29 BOS NBA C 10 451 .356 10.5 .356 .552
1964-65 ❍ 30 BOS NBA C 12 561 .527 9.6 .527 .526
1965-66 ❍ 31 BOS NBA C 17 814 .475 11.5 .475 .618
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 9 390 .360 7.9 .360 .635
1967-68 ❍ 33 BOS NBA C 19 869 .409 10.0 .409 .585
1968-69 ❍ 34 BOS NBA C 18 829 .423 7.9 .423 .506
Career NBA 165 7497 .430 .430 .603

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
1956-57 ❍ 22 BOS NBA C 10 409 18.9 .398 .365 .412 11.4 -0.1 1.5 1.4 .162
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 9 355 21.6 .420 .361 .496 10.2 0.2 1.0 1.2 .162
1958-59 ❍ 24 BOS NBA C 11 496 18.8 .454 .409 .421 9.6 0.3 1.6 1.9 .184
1959-60 ❍ 25 BOS NBA C 13 572 22.1 .504 .456 .364 8.7 1.1 1.8 3.0 .249
1960-61 ❍ 26 BOS NBA C 10 462 22.0 .457 .427 .503 13.3 0.4 1.6 1.9 .201
1961-62 ❍ 27 BOS NBA C 14 672 22.8 .519 .458 .447 13.9 1.4 2.2 3.6 .257
1962-63 ❍ 28 BOS NBA C 13 617 20.5 .508 .453 .514 13.6 0.7 1.8 2.5 .197
1963-64 ❍ 29 BOS NBA C 10 451 18.9 .406 .356 .508 13.4 -0.3 2.2 1.9 .199
1964-65 ❍ 30 BOS NBA C 12 561 20.9 .540 .527 .507 16.6 1.0 2.4 3.3 .286
1965-66 ❍ 31 BOS NBA C 17 814 20.2 .514 .475 .471 14.2 1.0 2.2 3.2 .191
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 9 390 15.3 .436 .360 .605 14.8 0.0 0.7 0.7 .090
1967-68 ❍ 33 BOS NBA C 19 869 16.7 .458 .409 .537 14.3 0.1 1.6 1.6 .091
1968-69 ❍ 34 BOS NBA C 18 829 15.3 .448 .423 .445 15.1 0.2 1.2 1.4 .082
Career NBA 165 7497 19.4 .474 .430 .474 13.3 6.0 21.8 27.8 .178

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
1957-58 23 BOS NBA C 1 1 26:00 5 12 .417 1 3 .333 11 2 5 11
1958-59 24 BOS NBA C 1 1 27:00 3 10 .300 1 1 1.000 9 1 4 7
1959-60 25 BOS NBA C 1 1 27:00 3 7 .429 0 2 .000 8 3 1 6
1960-61 26 BOS NBA C 1 0 28:00 9 15 .600 6 8 .750 11 1 2 24
1961-62 27 BOS NBA C 1 0 27:00 5 12 .417 2 3 .667 12 2 2 12
1962-63 28 BOS NBA C 1 1 37:00 8 14 .571 3 4 .750 24 5 3 19
1963-64 29 BOS NBA C 1 1 42:00 6 13 .462 1 2 .500 21 2 4 13
1964-65 30 BOS NBA C 1 1 33:00 7 12 .583 3 9 .333 13 5 6 17
1965-66 31 BOS NBA C 1 0 23:00 1 6 .167 0 0 10 2 2 2
1966-67 32 BOS NBA C 1 0 22:00 1 2 .500 0 0 5 5 2 2
1967-68 33 BOS NBA C 1 0 23:00 2 4 .500 0 0 9 8 5 4
1968-69 34 BOS NBA C 1 1 28:00 1 4 .250 1 2 .500 6 3 1 3
Career NBA 12 7 343 51 111 .459 18 34 .529 139 39 37 120

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
Bill Russell 17.3 16.9 15.5 13.8 13.5 13.0 12.9 12.2 11.7 11.3 10.9 8.2 6.2
Shaquille O'Neal 93.3 18.6 16.9 14.9 14.0 13.2 13.2 11.0 10.4 10.2 9.9 9.0 8.0 6.9
Artis Gilmore 93.3 19.8 18.5 16.2 15.1 12.7 12.7 12.3 12.2 12.1 11.5 11.0 6.7 5.6
David Robinson 87.9 20.0 18.3 17.5 17.0 15.1 13.9 13.8 13.2 12.7 12.1 10.1 8.4 0.7
Dan Issel 85.7 15.8 13.8 13.5 12.5 11.5 11.1 10.9 10.7 10.5 9.8 9.8 9.3 8.4
Moses Malone 84.8 15.4 15.1 14.1 13.7 11.9 11.9 10.2 9.5 9.4 8.9 8.7 6.1 1.9
Hakeem Olajuwon 82.6 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
Walt Bellamy 79.8 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
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 72.0 25.4 22.3 21.9 18.4 17.8 17.0 14.8 14.4 14.3 13.8 12.9 12.1 10.7
Patrick Ewing 69.0 13.5 13.1 13.0 10.9 10.6 10.0 9.8 9.6 8.1 6.8 3.5 3.1 3.0
Zelmo Beaty 64.8 16.0 15.1 11.8 10.8 10.3 9.0 8.4 7.7 5.2 4.8 4.5 2.3
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
Bill Russell 17.3 16.9 15.5 13.8 13.5 13.0 12.9 12.2 11.7 11.3 10.9 8.2 6.2
David Robinson 89.5 20.0 18.3 17.5 17.0 15.1 13.9 13.8 13.2 12.7 12.1 10.1 8.4 6.0 0.7
Artis Gilmore 88.8 19.8 18.5 16.2 15.1 12.7 12.7 12.3 12.2 12.1 11.5 11.0 10.5 7.1 6.7 5.6 4.9 0.9
Shaquille O'Neal 88.1 18.6 16.9 14.9 14.0 13.2 13.2 11.0 10.4 10.2 9.9 9.0 8.0 7.8 6.9 6.2 3.1 2.8 2.8 2.7
Dan Issel 83.0 15.8 13.8 13.5 12.5 11.5 11.1 10.9 10.7 10.5 9.8 9.8 9.3 8.4 6.1 4.3
Moses Malone 81.2 15.4 15.1 14.1 13.7 11.9 11.9 10.7 10.2 9.5 9.4 9.2 8.9 8.7 7.8 7.7 6.1 5.6 1.9 1.0 0.3 0.1
Walt Bellamy 79.8 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
Hakeem Olajuwon 78.2 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 6.5 5.0 4.5 2.1 1.6
Patrick Ewing 67.9 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
Bob Lanier 65.8 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
Zelmo Beaty 64.8 16.0 15.1 11.8 10.8 10.3 9.0 8.4 7.7 5.2 4.8 4.5 2.3

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
1953-54 19 SANFRAN 21 150 309 117 212 403 417 .485 .552 19.9 19.2
1954-55 20 SANFRAN 29 229 423 164 278 594 622 .541 .590 21.4 20.5
1955-56 21 SANFRAN 29 246 480 105 212 609 597 .513 .495 20.6 21.0
Career 79 625 1212 386 702 1606 1636 .516 .550 20.7 20.3

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

MVP Award Shares
1956-57 NBA 0.024 (7)
1957-58 NBA 0.570 (1)
1958-59 NBA 0.351 (2)
1959-60 NBA 0.496 (2)
1960-61 NBA 0.568 (1)
1961-62 NBA 0.699 (1)
1962-63 NBA 0.718 (1)
1963-64 NBA 0.348 (3)
1964-65 NBA 0.535 (1)
1965-66 NBA 0.155 (4)
1966-67 NBA 0.183 (3)
1968-69 NBA 0.181 (4)
Career 4.827 (6)

Games
1966-67 NBA 81 (1)

Minutes Played
1957-58 NBA 2640 (5)
1958-59 NBA 2979 (1)
1959-60 NBA 3146 (3)
1960-61 NBA 3458 (2)
1961-62 NBA 3433 (3)
1962-63 NBA 3500 (3)
1963-64 NBA 3482 (3)
1964-65 NBA 3466 (1)
1965-66 NBA 3386 (4)
1966-67 NBA 3297 (4)
1968-69 NBA 3291 (8)
Career NBA 40726 (25)
Career 40726 (28)

Free Throw Attempts
1962-63 NBA 517 (9)
Career NBA 5614 (54)
Career 5614 (59)

Total Rebounds
1956-57 NBA 943 (4)
1957-58 NBA 1564 (1)
1958-59 NBA 1612 (1)
1959-60 NBA 1778 (2)
1960-61 NBA 1868 (2)
1961-62 NBA 1790 (2)
1962-63 NBA 1843 (2)
1963-64 NBA 1930 (1)
1964-65 NBA 1878 (1)
1965-66 NBA 1779 (2)
1966-67 NBA 1700 (2)
1967-68 NBA 1451 (3)
1968-69 NBA 1484 (3)
Career NBA 21620 (2)
Career 21620 (2)

Assists
1962-63 NBA 348 (7)
1963-64 NBA 370 (8)
1964-65 NBA 410 (5)
1966-67 NBA 472 (4)
Career NBA 4100 (98)

Field Goal Pct
1956-57 NBA .427 (5)
1957-58 NBA .442 (3)
1958-59 NBA .457 (2)
1959-60 NBA .467 (4)

Minutes Per Game
1957-58 NBA 38.3 (4)
1958-59 NBA 42.6 (1)
1959-60 NBA 42.5 (3)
1960-61 NBA 44.3 (2)
1961-62 NBA 45.2 (2)
1962-63 NBA 44.9 (2)
1963-64 NBA 44.6 (3)
1964-65 NBA 44.4 (3)
1965-66 NBA 43.4 (4)
1966-67 NBA 40.7 (6)
1968-69 NBA 42.7 (5)
Career NBA 42.3 (2)
Career 42.3 (2)

Rebounds Per Game
1956-57 NBA 19.6 (1)
1957-58 NBA 22.7 (1)
1958-59 NBA 23.0 (1)
1959-60 NBA 24.0 (2)
1960-61 NBA 23.9 (2)
1961-62 NBA 23.6 (2)
1962-63 NBA 23.6 (2)
1963-64 NBA 24.7 (1)
1964-65 NBA 24.1 (1)
1965-66 NBA 22.8 (2)
1966-67 NBA 21.0 (3)
1967-68 NBA 18.6 (3)
1968-69 NBA 19.3 (3)
Career NBA 22.5 (2)
Career 22.5 (2)

Assists Per Game
1962-63 NBA 4.5 (7)
1963-64 NBA 4.7 (7)
1964-65 NBA 5.3 (5)
1966-67 NBA 5.8 (6)

Player Efficiency Rating
1956-57 NBA 20.9 (9)
1957-58 NBA 22.8 (4)
1958-59 NBA 20.7 (9)
1959-60 NBA 20.1 (10)
1961-62 NBA 19.4 (9)
1963-64 NBA 19.3 (9)
1964-65 NBA 19.5 (9)
1966-67 NBA 18.6 (10)
Career NBA 18.9 (95)

Effective Field Goal Pct
1956-57 NBA .427 (5)
1957-58 NBA .442 (3)
1958-59 NBA .457 (2)
1959-60 NBA .467 (4)

Defensive Win Shares
1956-57 NBA 4.6 (3)
1957-58 NBA 7.7 (1)
1958-59 NBA 8.2 (1)
1959-60 NBA 8.9 (1)
1960-61 NBA 11.3 (1)
1961-62 NBA 11.6 (1)
1962-63 NBA 12.6 (1)
1963-64 NBA 16.0 (1)
1964-65 NBA 14.4 (1)
1965-66 NBA 11.4 (1)
1966-67 NBA 9.2 (1)
1967-68 NBA 7.8 (2)
1968-69 NBA 9.9 (1)
Career NBA 133.6 (1)
Career 133.6 (1)

Win Shares
1957-58 NBA 11.3 (3)
1958-59 NBA 12.9 (4)
1959-60 NBA 13.8 (2)
1960-61 NBA 13.0 (5)
1961-62 NBA 15.5 (4)
1962-63 NBA 13.5 (7)
1963-64 NBA 17.3 (3)
1964-65 NBA 16.9 (2)
1965-66 NBA 11.7 (4)
1966-67 NBA 12.2 (4)
1968-69 NBA 10.9 (7)
Career NBA 163.5 (17)
Career 163.5 (19)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1957-58 NBA .206 (7)
1958-59 NBA .208 (5)
1959-60 NBA .211 (3)
1960-61 NBA .181 (10)
1961-62 NBA .217 (3)
1962-63 NBA .185 (9)
1963-64 NBA .238 (3)
1964-65 NBA .234 (3)
1965-66 NBA .165 (8)
1966-67 NBA .178 (8)
Career NBA .193 (23)
Career .193 (24)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 1.000 (1)

NBA Elo Player Rating
272nd (overall) as of Jul 16, 2014, 1:07PM

     

Transactions

April 30, 1956: Drafted by the St. Louis Hawks in the 1st round (2nd pick) of the 1956 NBA Draft.

April 30, 1956: Traded by the St. Louis Hawks to the Boston Celtics for Cliff Hagan and Ed Macauley.

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