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John Salley

John Thomas Salley (Spider) ▪ Twitter: @thejohnsalley

Position: Power Forward and Center ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-11 ▪ Weight: 230 lbs.
Born: May 16, 1964 in Brooklyn, New York
High School: Canarsie in Brooklyn, New York
College: Georgia Institute of Technology
Draft: Detroit Pistons, 1st round (11th pick, 11th overall), 1986 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 31, 1986

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Oct 1, 2014 12:17 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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 82 2 1463 163 290 .562 0 1 .000 163 289 .564 105 171 .614 108 188 296 54 44 125 74 256 431
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 82 16 2003 258 456 .566 0 0 258 456 .566 185 261 .709 166 236 402 113 53 137 120 294 701
1988-89 24 DET NBA PF 67 21 1458 166 333 .498 0 2 .000 166 331 .502 135 195 .692 134 201 335 75 40 72 100 197 467
1989-90 25 DET NBA PF 82 12 1914 209 408 .512 1 4 .250 208 404 .515 174 244 .713 154 285 439 67 51 153 97 282 593
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 74 1 1649 179 377 .475 0 1 .000 179 376 .476 186 256 .727 137 190 327 70 52 112 91 240 544
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 72 38 1774 249 486 .512 0 3 .000 249 483 .516 186 260 .715 106 190 296 116 49 110 102 222 684
1992-93 28 MIA NBA PF 51 34 1422 154 307 .502 0 0 154 307 .502 115 144 .799 113 200 313 83 32 70 101 192 423
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 76 45 1910 208 436 .477 2 3 .667 206 433 .476 164 225 .729 132 275 407 135 56 78 94 260 582
1994-95 30 MIA NBA C 75 50 1955 197 395 .499 0 0 197 395 .499 153 207 .739 110 226 336 123 47 85 97 279 547
1995-96 31 TOT NBA PF 42 6 673 63 140 .450 0 0 63 140 .450 59 85 .694 46 94 140 54 19 27 55 110 185
1995-96 31 TOR NBA PF 25 6 482 51 105 .486 0 0 51 105 .486 47 65 .723 26 71 97 39 11 12 39 72 149
1995-96 31 CHI NBA PF 17 0 191 12 35 .343 0 0 12 35 .343 12 20 .600 20 23 43 15 8 15 16 38 36
1996-97 32 Did Not Play (other pro league—Greece)
1997-98 33 Did Not Play (retired)
1998-99 34 Did Not Play (retired)
1999-00 35 LAL NBA C 45 3 303 25 69 .362 0 0 25 69 .362 21 28 .750 20 45 65 26 8 14 18 67 71
Career NBA 748 228 16524 1871 3697 .506 3 14 .214 1868 3683 .507 1483 2076 .714 1226 2130 3356 916 451 983 949 2399 5228
6 seasons DET NBA 459 90 10261 1224 2350 .521 1 11 .091 1223 2339 .523 971 1387 .700 805 1290 2095 495 289 709 584 1491 3420
3 seasons MIA NBA 202 129 5287 559 1138 .491 2 3 .667 557 1135 .491 432 576 .750 355 701 1056 341 135 233 292 731 1552
1 season LAL NBA 45 3 303 25 69 .362 0 0 25 69 .362 21 28 .750 20 45 65 26 8 14 18 67 71
1 season TOR NBA 25 6 482 51 105 .486 0 0 51 105 .486 47 65 .723 26 71 97 39 11 12 39 72 149
1 season CHI NBA 17 0 191 12 35 .343 0 0 12 35 .343 12 20 .600 20 23 43 15 8 15 16 38 36

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 82 2 17.8 2.0 3.5 .562 0.0 0.0 .000 2.0 3.5 .564 1.3 2.1 .614 1.3 2.3 3.6 0.7 0.5 1.5 0.9 3.1 5.3
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 82 16 24.4 3.1 5.6 .566 0.0 0.0 3.1 5.6 .566 2.3 3.2 .709 2.0 2.9 4.9 1.4 0.6 1.7 1.5 3.6 8.5
1988-89 24 DET NBA PF 67 21 21.8 2.5 5.0 .498 0.0 0.0 .000 2.5 4.9 .502 2.0 2.9 .692 2.0 3.0 5.0 1.1 0.6 1.1 1.5 2.9 7.0
1989-90 25 DET NBA PF 82 12 23.3 2.5 5.0 .512 0.0 0.0 .250 2.5 4.9 .515 2.1 3.0 .713 1.9 3.5 5.4 0.8 0.6 1.9 1.2 3.4 7.2
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 74 1 22.3 2.4 5.1 .475 0.0 0.0 .000 2.4 5.1 .476 2.5 3.5 .727 1.9 2.6 4.4 0.9 0.7 1.5 1.2 3.2 7.4
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 72 38 24.6 3.5 6.8 .512 0.0 0.0 .000 3.5 6.7 .516 2.6 3.6 .715 1.5 2.6 4.1 1.6 0.7 1.5 1.4 3.1 9.5
1992-93 28 MIA NBA PF 51 34 27.9 3.0 6.0 .502 0.0 0.0 3.0 6.0 .502 2.3 2.8 .799 2.2 3.9 6.1 1.6 0.6 1.4 2.0 3.8 8.3
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 76 45 25.1 2.7 5.7 .477 0.0 0.0 .667 2.7 5.7 .476 2.2 3.0 .729 1.7 3.6 5.4 1.8 0.7 1.0 1.2 3.4 7.7
1994-95 30 MIA NBA C 75 50 26.1 2.6 5.3 .499 0.0 0.0 2.6 5.3 .499 2.0 2.8 .739 1.5 3.0 4.5 1.6 0.6 1.1 1.3 3.7 7.3
1995-96 31 TOT NBA PF 42 6 16.0 1.5 3.3 .450 0.0 0.0 1.5 3.3 .450 1.4 2.0 .694 1.1 2.2 3.3 1.3 0.5 0.6 1.3 2.6 4.4
1995-96 31 TOR NBA PF 25 6 19.3 2.0 4.2 .486 0.0 0.0 2.0 4.2 .486 1.9 2.6 .723 1.0 2.8 3.9 1.6 0.4 0.5 1.6 2.9 6.0
1995-96 31 CHI NBA PF 17 0 11.2 0.7 2.1 .343 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.1 .343 0.7 1.2 .600 1.2 1.4 2.5 0.9 0.5 0.9 0.9 2.2 2.1
1999-00 35 LAL NBA C 45 3 6.7 0.6 1.5 .362 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.5 .362 0.5 0.6 .750 0.4 1.0 1.4 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.4 1.5 1.6
Career NBA 748 228 22.1 2.5 4.9 .506 0.0 0.0 .214 2.5 4.9 .507 2.0 2.8 .714 1.6 2.8 4.5 1.2 0.6 1.3 1.3 3.2 7.0
6 seasons DET NBA 459 90 22.4 2.7 5.1 .521 0.0 0.0 .091 2.7 5.1 .523 2.1 3.0 .700 1.8 2.8 4.6 1.1 0.6 1.5 1.3 3.2 7.5
3 seasons MIA NBA 202 129 26.2 2.8 5.6 .491 0.0 0.0 .667 2.8 5.6 .491 2.1 2.9 .750 1.8 3.5 5.2 1.7 0.7 1.2 1.4 3.6 7.7
1 season LAL NBA 45 3 6.7 0.6 1.5 .362 0.0 0.0 0.6 1.5 .362 0.5 0.6 .750 0.4 1.0 1.4 0.6 0.2 0.3 0.4 1.5 1.6
1 season TOR NBA 25 6 19.3 2.0 4.2 .486 0.0 0.0 2.0 4.2 .486 1.9 2.6 .723 1.0 2.8 3.9 1.6 0.4 0.5 1.6 2.9 6.0
1 season CHI NBA 17 0 11.2 0.7 2.1 .343 0.0 0.0 0.7 2.1 .343 0.7 1.2 .600 1.2 1.4 2.5 0.9 0.5 0.9 0.9 2.2 2.1

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 82 2 1463 4.0 7.1 .562 0.0 0.0 .000 4.0 7.1 .564 2.6 4.2 .614 2.7 4.6 7.3 1.3 1.1 3.1 1.8 6.3 10.6
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 82 16 2003 4.6 8.2 .566 0.0 0.0 4.6 8.2 .566 3.3 4.7 .709 3.0 4.2 7.2 2.0 1.0 2.5 2.2 5.3 12.6
1988-89 24 DET NBA PF 67 21 1458 4.1 8.2 .498 0.0 0.0 .000 4.1 8.2 .502 3.3 4.8 .692 3.3 5.0 8.3 1.9 1.0 1.8 2.5 4.9 11.5
1989-90 25 DET NBA PF 82 12 1914 3.9 7.7 .512 0.0 0.1 .250 3.9 7.6 .515 3.3 4.6 .713 2.9 5.4 8.3 1.3 1.0 2.9 1.8 5.3 11.2
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 74 1 1649 3.9 8.2 .475 0.0 0.0 .000 3.9 8.2 .476 4.1 5.6 .727 3.0 4.1 7.1 1.5 1.1 2.4 2.0 5.2 11.9
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 72 38 1774 5.1 9.9 .512 0.0 0.1 .000 5.1 9.8 .516 3.8 5.3 .715 2.2 3.9 6.0 2.4 1.0 2.2 2.1 4.5 13.9
1992-93 28 MIA NBA PF 51 34 1422 3.9 7.8 .502 0.0 0.0 3.9 7.8 .502 2.9 3.6 .799 2.9 5.1 7.9 2.1 0.8 1.8 2.6 4.9 10.7
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 76 45 1910 3.9 8.2 .477 0.0 0.1 .667 3.9 8.2 .476 3.1 4.2 .729 2.5 5.2 7.7 2.5 1.1 1.5 1.8 4.9 11.0
1994-95 30 MIA NBA C 75 50 1955 3.6 7.3 .499 0.0 0.0 3.6 7.3 .499 2.8 3.8 .739 2.0 4.2 6.2 2.3 0.9 1.6 1.8 5.1 10.1
1995-96 31 TOT NBA PF 42 6 673 3.4 7.5 .450 0.0 0.0 3.4 7.5 .450 3.2 4.5 .694 2.5 5.0 7.5 2.9 1.0 1.4 2.9 5.9 9.9
1995-96 31 TOR NBA PF 25 6 482 3.8 7.8 .486 0.0 0.0 3.8 7.8 .486 3.5 4.9 .723 1.9 5.3 7.2 2.9 0.8 0.9 2.9 5.4 11.1
1995-96 31 CHI NBA PF 17 0 191 2.3 6.6 .343 0.0 0.0 2.3 6.6 .343 2.3 3.8 .600 3.8 4.3 8.1 2.8 1.5 2.8 3.0 7.2 6.8
1999-00 35 LAL NBA C 45 3 303 3.0 8.2 .362 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.2 .362 2.5 3.3 .750 2.4 5.3 7.7 3.1 1.0 1.7 2.1 8.0 8.4
Career NBA 748 228 16524 4.1 8.1 .506 0.0 0.0 .214 4.1 8.0 .507 3.2 4.5 .714 2.7 4.6 7.3 2.0 1.0 2.1 2.1 5.2 11.4
6 seasons DET NBA 459 90 10261 4.3 8.2 .521 0.0 0.0 .091 4.3 8.2 .523 3.4 4.9 .700 2.8 4.5 7.4 1.7 1.0 2.5 2.0 5.2 12.0
3 seasons MIA NBA 202 129 5287 3.8 7.7 .491 0.0 0.0 .667 3.8 7.7 .491 2.9 3.9 .750 2.4 4.8 7.2 2.3 0.9 1.6 2.0 5.0 10.6
1 season LAL NBA 45 3 303 3.0 8.2 .362 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.2 .362 2.5 3.3 .750 2.4 5.3 7.7 3.1 1.0 1.7 2.1 8.0 8.4
1 season TOR NBA 25 6 482 3.8 7.8 .486 0.0 0.0 3.8 7.8 .486 3.5 4.9 .723 1.9 5.3 7.2 2.9 0.8 0.9 2.9 5.4 11.1
1 season CHI NBA 17 0 191 2.3 6.6 .343 0.0 0.0 2.3 6.6 .343 2.3 3.8 .600 3.8 4.3 8.1 2.8 1.5 2.8 3.0 7.2 6.8

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 82 2 1463 5.3 9.4 .562 0.0 0.0 .000 5.3 9.4 .564 3.4 5.6 .614 3.5 6.1 9.6 1.8 1.4 4.1 2.4 8.3 14.0
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 82 16 2003 6.3 11.1 .566 0.0 0.0 6.3 11.1 .566 4.5 6.4 .709 4.0 5.8 9.8 2.8 1.3 3.3 2.9 7.2 17.1
1988-89 24 DET NBA PF 67 21 1458 5.7 11.5 .498 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 11.4 .502 4.7 6.7 .692 4.6 6.9 11.6 2.6 1.4 2.5 3.4 6.8 16.1
1989-90 25 DET NBA PF 82 12 1914 5.6 10.8 .512 0.0 0.1 .250 5.5 10.7 .515 4.6 6.5 .713 4.1 7.6 11.7 1.8 1.4 4.1 2.6 7.5 15.8
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 74 1 1649 5.7 11.9 .475 0.0 0.0 .000 5.7 11.9 .476 5.9 8.1 .727 4.3 6.0 10.4 2.2 1.6 3.5 2.9 7.6 17.2
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 72 38 1774 7.4 14.4 .512 0.0 0.1 .000 7.4 14.3 .516 5.5 7.7 .715 3.1 5.6 8.7 3.4 1.4 3.2 3.0 6.6 20.2
1992-93 28 MIA NBA PF 51 34 1422 5.5 11.0 .502 0.0 0.0 5.5 11.0 .502 4.1 5.1 .799 4.0 7.1 11.2 3.0 1.1 2.5 3.6 6.9 15.1
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 76 45 1910 5.6 11.7 .477 0.1 0.1 .667 5.5 11.6 .476 4.4 6.0 .729 3.5 7.4 10.9 3.6 1.5 2.1 2.5 7.0 15.6
1994-95 30 MIA NBA C 75 50 1955 5.2 10.4 .499 0.0 0.0 5.2 10.4 .499 4.0 5.5 .739 2.9 6.0 8.9 3.3 1.2 2.2 2.6 7.4 14.5
1995-96 31 TOT NBA PF 42 6 673 4.9 10.8 .450 0.0 0.0 4.9 10.8 .450 4.5 6.5 .694 3.5 7.2 10.8 4.2 1.5 2.1 4.2 8.5 14.2
1995-96 31 TOR NBA PF 25 6 482 5.4 11.2 .486 0.0 0.0 5.4 11.2 .486 5.0 6.9 .723 2.8 7.6 10.4 4.2 1.2 1.3 4.2 7.7 15.9
1995-96 31 CHI NBA PF 17 0 191 3.3 9.7 .343 0.0 0.0 3.3 9.7 .343 3.3 5.5 .600 5.5 6.3 11.9 4.1 2.2 4.1 4.4 10.5 9.9
1999-00 35 LAL NBA C 45 3 303 4.2 11.7 .362 0.0 0.0 4.2 11.7 .362 3.6 4.8 .750 3.4 7.6 11.0 4.4 1.4 2.4 3.1 11.4 12.0
Career NBA 748 228 16524 5.7 11.3 .506 0.0 0.0 .214 5.7 11.3 .507 4.5 6.4 .714 3.8 6.5 10.3 2.8 1.4 3.0 2.9 7.4 16.0
6 seasons DET NBA 459 90 10261 6.0 11.5 .521 0.0 0.1 .091 6.0 11.5 .523 4.8 6.8 .700 3.9 6.3 10.3 2.4 1.4 3.5 2.9 7.3 16.8
3 seasons MIA NBA 202 129 5287 5.4 11.0 .491 0.0 0.0 .667 5.4 11.0 .491 4.2 5.6 .750 3.4 6.8 10.2 3.3 1.3 2.3 2.8 7.1 15.0
1 season LAL NBA 45 3 303 4.2 11.7 .362 0.0 0.0 4.2 11.7 .362 3.6 4.8 .750 3.4 7.6 11.0 4.4 1.4 2.4 3.1 11.4 12.0
1 season TOR NBA 25 6 482 5.4 11.2 .486 0.0 0.0 5.4 11.2 .486 5.0 6.9 .723 2.8 7.6 10.4 4.2 1.2 1.3 4.2 7.7 15.9
1 season CHI NBA 17 0 191 3.3 9.7 .343 0.0 0.0 3.3 9.7 .343 3.3 5.5 .600 5.5 6.3 11.9 4.1 2.2 4.1 4.4 10.5 9.9

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 82 1463 11.9 .590 .562 .590 .003 8.2 13.4 10.9 4.7 1.4 4.9 16.8 12.2 112 103 1.4 2.4 3.8 .124
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 82 2003 14.2 .614 .566 .572 .000 9.5 12.9 11.2 7.6 1.3 4.0 17.4 14.3 116 104 3.0 3.1 6.2 .148
1988-89 24 DET NBA PF 67 1458 12.4 .558 .498 .586 .006 10.9 14.9 13.0 6.9 1.4 3.0 19.3 15.2 107 103 1.1 2.3 3.5 .115
1989-90 25 DET NBA PF 82 1914 13.5 .575 .513 .598 .010 9.2 16.9 13.0 4.8 1.4 5.1 15.8 13.8 113 100 2.2 3.9 6.1 .152
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 74 1649 13.6 .556 .475 .679 .003 9.5 13.2 11.3 6.1 1.6 4.3 15.7 15.4 111 102 1.9 2.9 4.8 .139
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 72 1774 14.7 .570 .512 .535 .006 6.8 12.0 9.4 9.8 1.4 3.9 14.5 17.4 112 104 2.4 2.7 5.1 .138
1992-93 28 MIA NBA PF 51 1422 11.9 .571 .502 .469 .000 8.9 16.5 12.6 8.7 1.1 3.3 21.4 14.4 107 107 0.9 1.6 2.5 .085
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 76 1910 13.0 .544 .479 .516 .007 7.8 16.4 12.1 10.1 1.5 2.8 14.9 14.2 113 105 2.5 2.3 4.8 .122
1994-95 30 MIA NBA C 75 1955 11.4 .563 .499 .524 .000 6.5 13.8 10.1 9.1 1.2 3.3 16.6 13.2 111 109 1.9 1.7 3.6 .089
1995-96 31 TOT NBA PF 42 673 10.0 .521 .450 .607 .000 8.0 16.6 12.3 11.5 1.5 3.1 23.7 15.2 98 108 0.0 0.7 0.6 .045
1995-96 31 TOR NBA PF 25 482 10.6 .558 .486 .619 .000 6.4 17.6 12.0 12.0 1.2 1.9 22.6 15.8 102 112 0.1 0.2 0.4 .038
1995-96 31 CHI NBA PF 17 191 8.7 .411 .343 .571 .000 12.2 14.0 13.1 10.2 2.2 6.0 26.8 13.8 89 98 -0.2 0.4 0.2 .062
1999-00 35 LAL NBA C 45 303 8.3 .437 .362 .406 .000 7.2 15.7 11.5 12.1 1.4 3.2 18.1 14.4 94 97 -0.1 0.6 0.5 .083
Career NBA 748 16524 12.8 .567 .506 .562 .004 8.5 14.5 11.5 7.8 1.4 3.8 17.1 14.5 111 104 17.2 24.3 41.5 .121
6 seasons DET NBA 459 10261 13.5 .578 .521 .590 .005 9.0 13.9 11.5 6.7 1.4 4.2 16.5 14.8 112 103 12.0 17.4 29.4 .137
3 seasons MIA NBA 202 5287 12.1 .558 .492 .506 .003 7.6 15.5 11.5 9.3 1.3 3.1 17.3 13.9 110 107 5.3 5.6 11.0 .100
1 season LAL NBA 45 303 8.3 .437 .362 .406 .000 7.2 15.7 11.5 12.1 1.4 3.2 18.1 14.4 94 97 -0.1 0.6 0.5 .083
1 season TOR NBA 25 482 10.6 .558 .486 .619 .000 6.4 17.6 12.0 12.0 1.2 1.9 22.6 15.8 102 112 0.1 0.2 0.4 .038
1 season CHI NBA 17 191 8.7 .411 .343 .571 .000 12.2 14.0 13.1 10.2 2.2 6.0 26.8 13.8 89 98 -0.2 0.4 0.2 .062

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 15 0 311 33 66 .500 0 0 33 66 .500 27 42 .643 30 42 72 11 3 17 14 60 93
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 23 0 623 56 104 .538 0 1 .000 56 103 .544 49 69 .710 64 91 155 21 15 37 23 88 161
1988-89 ❍ 24 DET NBA PF 17 0 392 58 99 .586 0 0 58 99 .586 36 54 .667 34 45 79 9 9 25 12 58 152
1989-90 ❍ 25 DET NBA PF 20 0 547 58 122 .475 0 0 58 122 .475 74 98 .755 57 60 117 20 9 33 22 76 190
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 15 0 308 38 70 .543 0 0 38 70 .543 36 60 .600 20 42 62 11 6 20 13 58 112
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 5 1 149 20 44 .455 0 1 .000 20 43 .465 23 28 .821 10 20 30 14 3 14 9 18 63
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 5 5 201 22 57 .386 0 0 22 57 .386 11 16 .688 16 24 40 8 2 5 6 21 55
1995-96 ❍ 31 CHI NBA PF 16 0 85 6 11 .545 0 0 6 11 .545 2 7 .286 4 7 11 6 1 2 4 25 14
1999-00 ❍ 35 LAL NBA C 18 0 78 5 13 .385 0 0 5 13 .385 7 10 .700 9 13 22 4 1 6 4 16 17
Career NBA 134 6 2694 296 586 .505 0 2 .000 296 584 .507 265 384 .690 244 344 588 104 49 159 107 420 857
6 seasons DET NBA 95 1 2330 263 505 .521 0 2 .000 263 503 .523 245 351 .698 215 300 515 86 45 146 93 358 771
1 season LAL NBA 18 0 78 5 13 .385 0 0 5 13 .385 7 10 .700 9 13 22 4 1 6 4 16 17
1 season CHI NBA 16 0 85 6 11 .545 0 0 6 11 .545 2 7 .286 4 7 11 6 1 2 4 25 14
1 season MIA NBA 5 5 201 22 57 .386 0 0 22 57 .386 11 16 .688 16 24 40 8 2 5 6 21 55

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 15 0 20.7 2.2 4.4 .500 0.0 0.0 2.2 4.4 .500 1.8 2.8 .643 2.0 2.8 4.8 0.7 0.2 1.1 0.9 4.0 6.2
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 23 0 27.1 2.4 4.5 .538 0.0 0.0 .000 2.4 4.5 .544 2.1 3.0 .710 2.8 4.0 6.7 0.9 0.7 1.6 1.0 3.8 7.0
1988-89 ❍ 24 DET NBA PF 17 0 23.1 3.4 5.8 .586 0.0 0.0 3.4 5.8 .586 2.1 3.2 .667 2.0 2.6 4.6 0.5 0.5 1.5 0.7 3.4 8.9
1989-90 ❍ 25 DET NBA PF 20 0 27.4 2.9 6.1 .475 0.0 0.0 2.9 6.1 .475 3.7 4.9 .755 2.9 3.0 5.9 1.0 0.5 1.7 1.1 3.8 9.5
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 15 0 20.5 2.5 4.7 .543 0.0 0.0 2.5 4.7 .543 2.4 4.0 .600 1.3 2.8 4.1 0.7 0.4 1.3 0.9 3.9 7.5
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 5 1 29.8 4.0 8.8 .455 0.0 0.2 .000 4.0 8.6 .465 4.6 5.6 .821 2.0 4.0 6.0 2.8 0.6 2.8 1.8 3.6 12.6
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 5 5 40.2 4.4 11.4 .386 0.0 0.0 4.4 11.4 .386 2.2 3.2 .688 3.2 4.8 8.0 1.6 0.4 1.0 1.2 4.2 11.0
1995-96 ❍ 31 CHI NBA PF 16 0 5.3 0.4 0.7 .545 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.7 .545 0.1 0.4 .286 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 1.6 0.9
1999-00 ❍ 35 LAL NBA C 18 0 4.3 0.3 0.7 .385 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 .385 0.4 0.6 .700 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.9 0.9
Career NBA 134 6 20.1 2.2 4.4 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 2.2 4.4 .507 2.0 2.9 .690 1.8 2.6 4.4 0.8 0.4 1.2 0.8 3.1 6.4
6 seasons DET NBA 95 1 24.5 2.8 5.3 .521 0.0 0.0 .000 2.8 5.3 .523 2.6 3.7 .698 2.3 3.2 5.4 0.9 0.5 1.5 1.0 3.8 8.1
1 season LAL NBA 18 0 4.3 0.3 0.7 .385 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.7 .385 0.4 0.6 .700 0.5 0.7 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.9 0.9
1 season CHI NBA 16 0 5.3 0.4 0.7 .545 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.7 .545 0.1 0.4 .286 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.4 0.1 0.1 0.3 1.6 0.9
1 season MIA NBA 5 5 40.2 4.4 11.4 .386 0.0 0.0 4.4 11.4 .386 2.2 3.2 .688 3.2 4.8 8.0 1.6 0.4 1.0 1.2 4.2 11.0

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 15 0 311 3.8 7.6 .500 0.0 0.0 3.8 7.6 .500 3.1 4.9 .643 3.5 4.9 8.3 1.3 0.3 2.0 1.6 6.9 10.8
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 23 0 623 3.2 6.0 .538 0.0 0.1 .000 3.2 6.0 .544 2.8 4.0 .710 3.7 5.3 9.0 1.2 0.9 2.1 1.3 5.1 9.3
1988-89 ❍ 24 DET NBA PF 17 0 392 5.3 9.1 .586 0.0 0.0 5.3 9.1 .586 3.3 5.0 .667 3.1 4.1 7.3 0.8 0.8 2.3 1.1 5.3 14.0
1989-90 ❍ 25 DET NBA PF 20 0 547 3.8 8.0 .475 0.0 0.0 3.8 8.0 .475 4.9 6.4 .755 3.8 3.9 7.7 1.3 0.6 2.2 1.4 5.0 12.5
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 15 0 308 4.4 8.2 .543 0.0 0.0 4.4 8.2 .543 4.2 7.0 .600 2.3 4.9 7.2 1.3 0.7 2.3 1.5 6.8 13.1
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 5 1 149 4.8 10.6 .455 0.0 0.2 .000 4.8 10.4 .465 5.6 6.8 .821 2.4 4.8 7.2 3.4 0.7 3.4 2.2 4.3 15.2
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 5 5 201 3.9 10.2 .386 0.0 0.0 3.9 10.2 .386 2.0 2.9 .688 2.9 4.3 7.2 1.4 0.4 0.9 1.1 3.8 9.9
1995-96 ❍ 31 CHI NBA PF 16 0 85 2.5 4.7 .545 0.0 0.0 2.5 4.7 .545 0.8 3.0 .286 1.7 3.0 4.7 2.5 0.4 0.8 1.7 10.6 5.9
1999-00 ❍ 35 LAL NBA C 18 0 78 2.3 6.0 .385 0.0 0.0 2.3 6.0 .385 3.2 4.6 .700 4.2 6.0 10.2 1.8 0.5 2.8 1.8 7.4 7.8
Career NBA 134 6 2694 4.0 7.8 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 4.0 7.8 .507 3.5 5.1 .690 3.3 4.6 7.9 1.4 0.7 2.1 1.4 5.6 11.5
6 seasons DET NBA 95 1 2330 4.1 7.8 .521 0.0 0.0 .000 4.1 7.8 .523 3.8 5.4 .698 3.3 4.6 8.0 1.3 0.7 2.3 1.4 5.5 11.9
1 season LAL NBA 18 0 78 2.3 6.0 .385 0.0 0.0 2.3 6.0 .385 3.2 4.6 .700 4.2 6.0 10.2 1.8 0.5 2.8 1.8 7.4 7.8
1 season CHI NBA 16 0 85 2.5 4.7 .545 0.0 0.0 2.5 4.7 .545 0.8 3.0 .286 1.7 3.0 4.7 2.5 0.4 0.8 1.7 10.6 5.9
1 season MIA NBA 5 5 201 3.9 10.2 .386 0.0 0.0 3.9 10.2 .386 2.0 2.9 .688 2.9 4.3 7.2 1.4 0.4 0.9 1.1 3.8 9.9

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 15 0 311 5.3 10.6 .500 0.0 0.0 5.3 10.6 .500 4.3 6.8 .643 4.8 6.8 11.6 1.8 0.5 2.7 2.3 9.7 15.0
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 23 0 623 4.7 8.8 .538 0.0 0.1 .000 4.7 8.7 .544 4.1 5.8 .710 5.4 7.7 13.1 1.8 1.3 3.1 1.9 7.4 13.6
1988-89 ❍ 24 DET NBA PF 17 0 392 8.0 13.6 .586 0.0 0.0 8.0 13.6 .586 5.0 7.4 .667 4.7 6.2 10.9 1.2 1.2 3.4 1.7 8.0 20.9
1989-90 ❍ 25 DET NBA PF 20 0 547 5.5 11.6 .475 0.0 0.0 5.5 11.6 .475 7.0 9.3 .755 5.4 5.7 11.1 1.9 0.9 3.1 2.1 7.2 18.1
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 15 0 308 6.6 12.1 .543 0.0 0.0 6.6 12.1 .543 6.2 10.4 .600 3.5 7.3 10.7 1.9 1.0 3.5 2.2 10.0 19.3
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 5 1 149 7.5 16.5 .455 0.0 0.4 .000 7.5 16.2 .465 8.6 10.5 .821 3.8 7.5 11.3 5.3 1.1 5.3 3.4 6.8 23.7
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 5 5 201 5.9 15.2 .386 0.0 0.0 5.9 15.2 .386 2.9 4.3 .688 4.3 6.4 10.6 2.1 0.5 1.3 1.6 5.6 14.6
1995-96 ❍ 31 CHI NBA PF 16 0 85 3.9 7.2 .545 0.0 0.0 3.9 7.2 .545 1.3 4.6 .286 2.6 4.6 7.2 3.9 0.7 1.3 2.6 16.3 9.1
1999-00 ❍ 35 LAL NBA C 18 0 78 3.4 8.9 .385 0.0 0.0 3.4 8.9 .385 4.8 6.8 .700 6.1 8.9 15.0 2.7 0.7 4.1 2.7 10.9 11.6
Career NBA 134 6 2694 5.8 11.5 .505 0.0 0.0 .000 5.8 11.4 .507 5.2 7.5 .690 4.8 6.7 11.5 2.0 1.0 3.1 2.1 8.2 16.8
6 seasons DET NBA 95 1 2330 5.9 11.4 .521 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 11.4 .523 5.5 7.9 .698 4.9 6.8 11.6 1.9 1.0 3.3 2.1 8.1 17.4
1 season LAL NBA 18 0 78 3.4 8.9 .385 0.0 0.0 3.4 8.9 .385 4.8 6.8 .700 6.1 8.9 15.0 2.7 0.7 4.1 2.7 10.9 11.6
1 season CHI NBA 16 0 85 3.9 7.2 .545 0.0 0.0 3.9 7.2 .545 1.3 4.6 .286 2.6 4.6 7.2 3.9 0.7 1.3 2.6 16.3 9.1
1 season MIA NBA 5 5 201 5.9 15.2 .386 0.0 0.0 5.9 15.2 .386 2.9 4.3 .688 4.3 6.4 10.6 2.1 0.5 1.3 1.6 5.6 14.6

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
1986-87 22 DET NBA C 15 311 10.6 .550 .500 .636 .000 10.9 15.0 13.0 4.5 0.5 3.4 14.2 13.4 114 107 0.3 0.5 0.8 .117
1987-88 23 DET NBA C 23 623 13.4 .599 .538 .663 .010 12.0 16.9 14.5 4.8 1.3 3.9 14.6 11.3 122 100 0.9 1.4 2.3 .177
1988-89 ❍ 24 DET NBA PF 17 392 16.9 .619 .586 .545 .000 10.2 13.5 11.8 3.6 1.2 4.6 8.9 15.7 127 102 0.9 0.8 1.7 .207
1989-90 ❍ 25 DET NBA PF 20 547 14.9 .575 .475 .803 .000 12.2 12.6 12.4 5.3 0.9 4.1 11.8 15.1 122 102 1.1 1.0 2.1 .189
1990-91 26 DET NBA PF 15 308 13.7 .581 .543 .857 .000 6.9 15.8 11.1 5.3 1.0 4.3 11.9 15.5 116 110 0.4 0.4 0.8 .120
1991-92 27 DET NBA PF 5 149 18.2 .559 .455 .636 .023 8.1 14.8 11.6 18.4 1.1 6.2 13.8 21.1 111 103 0.2 0.3 0.5 .149
1993-94 29 MIA NBA PF 5 201 10.2 .429 .386 .281 .000 8.6 13.5 11.0 7.0 0.5 1.7 8.6 15.5 101 110 0.1 0.1 0.2 .041
1995-96 ❍ 31 CHI NBA PF 16 85 3.9 .497 .545 .636 .000 5.5 10.6 7.9 10.7 0.7 2.2 22.1 9.6 97 103 0.0 0.1 0.1 .069
1999-00 ❍ 35 LAL NBA C 18 78 11.9 .489 .385 .769 .000 12.9 19.7 16.2 7.2 0.7 6.1 18.7 12.4 107 105 0.1 0.1 0.1 .091
Career NBA 134 2694 13.6 .568 .505 .655 .003 10.4 14.7 12.5 5.9 1.0 4.0 12.4 14.3 118 104 3.9 4.7 8.6 .153
6 seasons DET NBA 95 2330 14.3 .585 .521 .695 .004 10.7 14.8 12.7 5.6 1.0 4.2 12.4 14.4 120 103 3.8 4.4 8.1 .167
1 season LAL NBA 18 78 11.9 .489 .385 .769 .000 12.9 19.7 16.2 7.2 0.7 6.1 18.7 12.4 107 105 0.1 0.1 0.1 .091
1 season CHI NBA 16 85 3.9 .497 .545 .636 .000 5.5 10.6 7.9 10.7 0.7 2.2 22.1 9.6 97 103 0.0 0.1 0.1 .069
1 season MIA NBA 5 201 10.2 .429 .386 .281 .000 8.6 13.5 11.0 7.0 0.5 1.7 8.6 15.5 101 110 0.1 0.1 0.2 .041

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
John Salley 6.2 6.1 5.1 4.8 4.8 3.8 3.6 3.5 2.5 0.6 0.5
Junior Bridgeman 92.6 6.7 6.1 5.5 5.1 4.8 4.0 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.1 0.8
Kenyon Martin 90.5 7.1 6.7 5.3 5.0 4.9 4.0 3.8 3.3 2.7 2.1 0.0
Keith Van Horn 89.8 6.5 6.3 6.3 5.5 4.8 3.7 3.5 2.8 2.3
Larry Smith 89.5 6.1 5.4 5.2 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.0 3.7 3.1 2.6 0.3
Caron Butler 88.9 7.2 6.3 5.3 5.3 5.1 4.5 3.6 3.5 2.3 2.1 1.2
Thurl Bailey 88.8 6.8 6.5 5.4 4.6 4.0 3.7 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.6 1.2
Jim Washington 88.6 6.7 5.5 5.4 4.9 4.7 4.3 3.6 2.4 1.3 0.5 0.0
Cliff Levingston 88.5 7.0 6.1 5.5 5.5 5.3 4.7 3.4 2.9 2.0 1.3 0.5
Tom Gugliotta 88.5 6.7 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.0 3.8 3.5 1.8 1.6 0.9 0.4
Terry Tyler 88.1 6.4 5.8 5.5 5.4 4.5 3.4 2.9 2.5 1.9 1.2 1.2
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
John Salley 6.2 6.1 5.1 4.8 4.8 3.8 3.6 3.5 2.5 0.6 0.5
Junior Bridgeman 91.9 6.7 6.1 5.5 5.1 4.8 4.0 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.1 0.8 0.6
Keith Van Horn 89.8 6.5 6.3 6.3 5.5 4.8 3.7 3.5 2.8 2.3
Bruce Bowen 89.7 6.2 6.1 5.4 5.1 4.4 4.2 4.1 2.2 2.2 1.9 1.2 0.0 0.0
Jim Washington 88.6 6.7 5.5 5.4 4.9 4.7 4.3 3.6 2.4 1.3 0.5 0.0
Cliff Levingston 88.5 7.0 6.1 5.5 5.5 5.3 4.7 3.4 2.9 2.0 1.3 0.5
Chuck Person 88.2 5.5 5.4 5.4 4.6 3.9 3.6 3.3 3.0 2.1 1.2 0.9 0.0 -0.1
Terry Tyler 88.1 6.4 5.8 5.5 5.4 4.5 3.4 2.9 2.5 1.9 1.2 1.2
Kenyon Martin 88.0 7.1 6.7 5.3 5.0 4.9 4.0 3.8 3.3 2.7 2.1 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.0
Tom Gugliotta 87.7 6.7 5.4 5.3 5.2 5.0 3.8 3.5 1.8 1.6 0.9 0.4 0.4 0.3
Thurl Bailey 87.6 6.8 6.5 5.4 4.6 4.0 3.7 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.6 1.2 0.9

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
1982-83 18 GATECH 27 829 104 207 102 160 153 36 18 35 69 97 310 .502 .638 30.7 11.5 5.7 1.3
1983-84 19 GATECH 29 992 126 214 89 132 167 73 22 67 81 89 341 .589 .674 34.2 11.8 5.8 2.5
1984-85 20 GATECH 35 1231 193 308 105 165 250 93 29 82 97 103 491 .627 .636 35.2 14.0 7.1 2.7
1985-86 21 GATECH 34 1145 172 284 101 170 228 117 28 59 108 445 .606 .594 33.7 13.1 6.7 3.4
Career 125 4197 595 1013 397 627 798 319 97 243 247 397 1587 .587 .633 33.6 12.7 6.4 2.6

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Games
1986-87 NBA 82 (1)
1987-88 NBA 82 (3)
1989-90 NBA 82 (1)

Blocks
Career NBA 983 (84)
Career 983 (87)

True Shooting Pct
1987-88 NBA .614 (9)

Block Pct
1987-88 NBA 4.0 (10)
1989-90 NBA 5.1 (5)
1990-91 NBA 4.3 (10)
Career NBA 3.8 (39)
Career 3.8 (39)

Defensive Rating
1989-90 NBA 99.8 (3)
1990-91 NBA 101.8 (9)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.002 (467)

NBA Elo Player Rating
393rd (overall) as of Sep 22, 2014, 11:48AM

Transactions

November 18, 1985: Sent to the Detroit Pistons (as a future 1986 1st round draft pick) with a 1987 2nd round draft pick (Rickie Winslow was later selected) as compensation for the Sacramento Kings signing Terry Tyler and a 1986 1st round draft pick (Harold Pressley was later selected) as a veteran free agent. Detroit had the option to swap 1st round draft picks with Sacramento in either 1986 or 1987 (they chose 1987).

June 17, 1986: Drafted by the Detroit Pistons in the 1st round (11th pick) of the 1986 NBA Draft.

September 8, 1992: Traded by the Detroit Pistons to the Miami Heat for Isaiah Morris and a 1993 1st round draft pick (Lindsey Hunter was later selected).

June 24, 1995: Drafted by the Toronto Raptors from the Miami Heat in the NBA expansion draft.

February 2, 1996: Waived by the Toronto Raptors.

March 4, 1996: Signed the first of two 10-day contracts with the Chicago Bulls.

March 24, 1996: Signed as a free agent with the Chicago Bulls.

January 21, 1999: Released by the Chicago Bulls.

September 29, 1999: Signed as a free agent with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1987-88 Detroit Pistons NBA $335,000
1988-89 Detroit Pistons NBA $380,000
1990-91 Detroit Pistons NBA $575,000
1991-92 Detroit Pistons NBA $2,000,000
1992-93 Miami Heat NBA $2,002,000
1993-94 Miami Heat NBA $2,452,000
1994-95 Miami Heat NBA $2,652,000
1995-96 Toronto Raptors NBA $2,402,000
1996-97 Toronto Raptors NBA $2,225,000
1999-00 Los Angeles Lakers NBA $510,000
Career (may be incomplete) $15,533,000

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