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Dale Schlueter

Dale Wayne Schlueter

Position: Center ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-10 ▪ Weight: 225 lbs.
Born: November 12, 1945 in Tacoma, Washington
High School: George Washington in Denver, Colorado
College: Colorado State University
Draft: San Francisco Warriors, 6th round (8th pick, 63rd overall), 1967 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 29, 1968

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 31 559 68 157 .433 68 157 .433 45 82 .549 216 30 81 181
1969-70 24 SFW NBA C 63 685 82 167 .491 82 167 .491 60 97 .619 231 25 108 224
1970-71 25 POR NBA C 80 1823 257 527 .488 257 527 .488 143 218 .656 629 192 265 657
1971-72 26 POR NBA C 81 2693 353 672 .525 353 672 .525 241 326 .739 860 285 277 947
1972-73 27 PHI NBA C 78 1136 166 317 .524 166 317 .524 86 123 .699 354 103 166 418
1973-74 28 ATL NBA C 57 547 63 135 .467 63 135 .467 38 50 .760 54 101 155 45 25 22 84 164
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 76 962 92 178 .517 92 178 .517 84 121 .694 78 186 264 104 18 42 163 268
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 71 773 61 122 .500 61 122 .500 54 81 .667 58 166 224 80 13 17 141 176
1976-77 31 PHO NBA C 39 337 26 72 .361 26 72 .361 18 31 .581 30 50 80 38 8 8 62 70
1977-78 32 POR NBA C 10 109 8 19 .421 8 19 .421 9 18 .500 5 16 21 18 3 2 15 20 25
Career NBA 586 9624 1176 2366 .497 1176 2366 .497 778 1147 .678 225 519 3034 920 67 91 15 1367 3130
3 seasons POR NBA 171 4625 618 1218 .507 618 1218 .507 393 562 .699 5 16 1510 495 3 2 15 562 1629
2 seasons BUF NBA 147 1735 153 300 .510 153 300 .510 138 202 .683 136 352 488 184 31 59 304 444
2 seasons SFW NBA 94 1244 150 324 .463 150 324 .463 105 179 .587 447 55 189 405
1 season PHI NBA 78 1136 166 317 .524 166 317 .524 86 123 .699 354 103 166 418
1 season ATL NBA 57 547 63 135 .467 63 135 .467 38 50 .760 54 101 155 45 25 22 84 164
1 season PHO NBA 39 337 26 72 .361 26 72 .361 18 31 .581 30 50 80 38 8 8 62 70

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 31 18.0 2.2 5.1 .433 2.2 5.1 .433 1.5 2.6 .549 7.0 1.0 2.6 5.8
1969-70 24 SFW NBA C 63 10.9 1.3 2.7 .491 1.3 2.7 .491 1.0 1.5 .619 3.7 0.4 1.7 3.6
1970-71 25 POR NBA C 80 22.8 3.2 6.6 .488 3.2 6.6 .488 1.8 2.7 .656 7.9 2.4 3.3 8.2
1971-72 26 POR NBA C 81 33.2 4.4 8.3 .525 4.4 8.3 .525 3.0 4.0 .739 10.6 3.5 3.4 11.7
1972-73 27 PHI NBA C 78 14.6 2.1 4.1 .524 2.1 4.1 .524 1.1 1.6 .699 4.5 1.3 2.1 5.4
1973-74 28 ATL NBA C 57 9.6 1.1 2.4 .467 1.1 2.4 .467 0.7 0.9 .760 0.9 1.8 2.7 0.8 0.4 0.4 1.5 2.9
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 76 12.7 1.2 2.3 .517 1.2 2.3 .517 1.1 1.6 .694 1.0 2.4 3.5 1.4 0.2 0.6 2.1 3.5
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 71 10.9 0.9 1.7 .500 0.9 1.7 .500 0.8 1.1 .667 0.8 2.3 3.2 1.1 0.2 0.2 2.0 2.5
1976-77 31 PHO NBA C 39 8.6 0.7 1.8 .361 0.7 1.8 .361 0.5 0.8 .581 0.8 1.3 2.1 1.0 0.2 0.2 1.6 1.8
1977-78 32 POR NBA C 10 10.9 0.8 1.9 .421 0.8 1.9 .421 0.9 1.8 .500 0.5 1.6 2.1 1.8 0.3 0.2 1.5 2.0 2.5
Career NBA 586 16.4 2.0 4.0 .497 2.0 4.0 .497 1.3 2.0 .678 0.9 2.1 5.2 1.6 0.3 0.4 1.5 2.3 5.3
3 seasons POR NBA 171 27.0 3.6 7.1 .507 3.6 7.1 .507 2.3 3.3 .699 0.5 1.6 8.8 2.9 0.3 0.2 1.5 3.3 9.5
2 seasons BUF NBA 147 11.8 1.0 2.0 .510 1.0 2.0 .510 0.9 1.4 .683 0.9 2.4 3.3 1.3 0.2 0.4 2.1 3.0
2 seasons SFW NBA 94 13.2 1.6 3.4 .463 1.6 3.4 .463 1.1 1.9 .587 4.8 0.6 2.0 4.3
1 season PHI NBA 78 14.6 2.1 4.1 .524 2.1 4.1 .524 1.1 1.6 .699 4.5 1.3 2.1 5.4
1 season ATL NBA 57 9.6 1.1 2.4 .467 1.1 2.4 .467 0.7 0.9 .760 0.9 1.8 2.7 0.8 0.4 0.4 1.5 2.9
1 season PHO NBA 39 8.6 0.7 1.8 .361 0.7 1.8 .361 0.5 0.8 .581 0.8 1.3 2.1 1.0 0.2 0.2 1.6 1.8

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 31 559 4.4 10.1 .433 4.4 10.1 .433 2.9 5.3 .549 13.9 1.9 5.2 11.7
1969-70 24 SFW NBA C 63 685 4.3 8.8 .491 4.3 8.8 .491 3.2 5.1 .619 12.1 1.3 5.7 11.8
1970-71 25 POR NBA C 80 1823 5.1 10.4 .488 5.1 10.4 .488 2.8 4.3 .656 12.4 3.8 5.2 13.0
1971-72 26 POR NBA C 81 2693 4.7 9.0 .525 4.7 9.0 .525 3.2 4.4 .739 11.5 3.8 3.7 12.7
1972-73 27 PHI NBA C 78 1136 5.3 10.0 .524 5.3 10.0 .524 2.7 3.9 .699 11.2 3.3 5.3 13.2
1973-74 28 ATL NBA C 57 547 4.1 8.9 .467 4.1 8.9 .467 2.5 3.3 .760 3.6 6.6 10.2 3.0 1.6 1.4 5.5 10.8
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 76 962 3.4 6.7 .517 3.4 6.7 .517 3.1 4.5 .694 2.9 7.0 9.9 3.9 0.7 1.6 6.1 10.0
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 71 773 2.8 5.7 .500 2.8 5.7 .500 2.5 3.8 .667 2.7 7.7 10.4 3.7 0.6 0.8 6.6 8.2
1976-77 31 PHO NBA C 39 337 2.8 7.7 .361 2.8 7.7 .361 1.9 3.3 .581 3.2 5.3 8.5 4.1 0.9 0.9 6.6 7.5
1977-78 32 POR NBA C 10 109 2.6 6.3 .421 2.6 6.3 .421 3.0 5.9 .500 1.7 5.3 6.9 5.9 1.0 0.7 5.0 6.6 8.3
Career NBA 586 9624 4.4 8.9 .497 4.4 8.9 .497 2.9 4.3 .678 3.0 6.8 11.3 3.4 0.9 1.2 5.0 5.1 11.7
3 seasons POR NBA 171 4625 4.8 9.5 .507 4.8 9.5 .507 3.1 4.4 .699 1.7 5.3 11.8 3.9 1.0 0.7 5.0 4.4 12.7
2 seasons BUF NBA 147 1735 3.2 6.2 .510 3.2 6.2 .510 2.9 4.2 .683 2.8 7.3 10.1 3.8 0.6 1.2 6.3 9.2
2 seasons SFW NBA 94 1244 4.3 9.4 .463 4.3 9.4 .463 3.0 5.2 .587 12.9 1.6 5.5 11.7
1 season PHI NBA 78 1136 5.3 10.0 .524 5.3 10.0 .524 2.7 3.9 .699 11.2 3.3 5.3 13.2
1 season ATL NBA 57 547 4.1 8.9 .467 4.1 8.9 .467 2.5 3.3 .760 3.6 6.6 10.2 3.0 1.6 1.4 5.5 10.8
1 season PHO NBA 39 337 2.8 7.7 .361 2.8 7.7 .361 1.9 3.3 .581 3.2 5.3 8.5 4.1 0.9 0.9 6.6 7.5

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 31 559 12.6 .469 .433 .522 7.3 0.2 0.9 1.1 .095
1969-70 24 SFW NBA C 63 685 11.8 .534 .491 .581 4.7 0.7 0.9 1.6 .113
1970-71 25 POR NBA C 80 1823 14.0 .527 .488 .414 15.0 13.2 2.3 2.2 4.4 .116
1971-72 26 POR NBA C 81 2693 15.8 .581 .525 .485 15.0 14.2 5.4 0.9 6.3 .112
1972-73 27 PHI NBA C 78 1136 15.3 .563 .524 .388 13.9 12.4 2.2 0.8 3.0 .126
1973-74 28 ATL NBA C 57 547 13.3 .522 .467 .370 9.8 18.9 14.3 10.3 2.0 2.1 96 0.4 0.7 1.1 .098
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 76 962 13.1 .579 .517 .680 8.6 18.9 14.0 13.4 0.8 2.2 97 0.9 1.1 2.0 .102
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 71 773 10.7 .558 .500 .664 8.1 21.7 15.1 12.9 0.7 1.1 97 0.3 0.9 1.2 .076
1976-77 31 PHO NBA C 39 337 8.5 .409 .361 .431 9.6 15.9 12.8 14.3 1.1 1.3 98 -0.4 0.4 0.1 .009
1977-78 32 POR NBA C 10 109 6.0 .464 .421 .947 4.9 15.0 10.0 19.9 1.3 1.0 35.8 15.2 79 98 -0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.006
Career NBA 586 9624 13.7 .545 .497 .485 8.7 19.2 14.5 12.4 1.1 1.7 35.8 15.2 79 97 12.0 8.9 20.8 .104
3 seasons POR NBA 171 4625 14.9 .556 .507 .461 4.9 15.0 14.9 13.9 1.3 1.0 35.8 15.2 79 98 7.5 3.2 10.7 .111
2 seasons BUF NBA 147 1735 12.0 .571 .510 .673 8.4 20.2 14.5 13.2 0.8 1.7 97 1.3 2.0 3.3 .090
2 seasons SFW NBA 94 1244 12.2 .503 .463 .552 5.9 0.9 1.8 2.7 .105
1 season PHI NBA 78 1136 15.3 .563 .524 .388 13.9 12.4 2.2 0.8 3.0 .126
1 season ATL NBA 57 547 13.3 .522 .467 .370 9.8 18.9 14.3 10.3 2.0 2.1 96 0.4 0.7 1.1 .098
1 season PHO NBA 39 337 8.5 .409 .361 .431 9.6 15.9 12.8 14.3 1.1 1.3 98 -0.4 0.4 0.1 .009

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 3 25 3 9 .333 3 9 .333 7 15 .467 22 1 4 13
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 6 40 6 10 .600 6 10 .600 1 3 .333 5 8 13 1 1 0 6 13
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 8 44 5 7 .714 5 7 .714 5 6 .833 2 6 8 2 1 3 11 15
Career NBA 17 109 14 26 .538 14 26 .538 13 24 .542 7 14 43 4 2 3 21 41
2 seasons BUF NBA 14 84 11 17 .647 11 17 .647 6 9 .667 7 14 21 3 2 3 17 28
1 season SFW NBA 3 25 3 9 .333 3 9 .333 7 15 .467 22 1 4 13

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 3 8.3 1.0 3.0 .333 1.0 3.0 .333 2.3 5.0 .467 7.3 0.3 1.3 4.3
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 6 6.7 1.0 1.7 .600 1.0 1.7 .600 0.2 0.5 .333 0.8 1.3 2.2 0.2 0.2 0.0 1.0 2.2
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 8 5.5 0.6 0.9 .714 0.6 0.9 .714 0.6 0.8 .833 0.3 0.8 1.0 0.3 0.1 0.4 1.4 1.9
Career NBA 17 6.4 0.8 1.5 .538 0.8 1.5 .538 0.8 1.4 .542 0.5 1.0 2.5 0.2 0.1 0.2 1.2 2.4
2 seasons BUF NBA 14 6.0 0.8 1.2 .647 0.8 1.2 .647 0.4 0.6 .667 0.5 1.0 1.5 0.2 0.1 0.2 1.2 2.0
1 season SFW NBA 3 8.3 1.0 3.0 .333 1.0 3.0 .333 2.3 5.0 .467 7.3 0.3 1.3 4.3

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 3 25 4.3 13.0 .333 4.3 13.0 .333 10.1 21.6 .467 31.7 1.4 5.8 18.7
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 6 40 5.4 9.0 .600 5.4 9.0 .600 0.9 2.7 .333 4.5 7.2 11.7 0.9 0.9 0.0 5.4 11.7
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 8 44 4.1 5.7 .714 4.1 5.7 .714 4.1 4.9 .833 1.6 4.9 6.5 1.6 0.8 2.5 9.0 12.3
Career NBA 17 109 4.6 8.6 .538 4.6 8.6 .538 4.3 7.9 .542 3.0 6.0 14.2 1.3 0.9 1.3 6.9 13.5
2 seasons BUF NBA 14 84 4.7 7.3 .647 4.7 7.3 .647 2.6 3.9 .667 3.0 6.0 9.0 1.3 0.9 1.3 7.3 12.0
1 season SFW NBA 3 25 4.3 13.0 .333 4.3 13.0 .333 10.1 21.6 .467 31.7 1.4 5.8 18.7

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
1968-69 23 SFW NBA C 3 25 24.5 .417 .333 1.667 6.3 0.0 0.1 0.1 .114
1974-75 29 BUF NBA C 6 40 13.1 .574 .600 .300 12.8 22.0 17.2 3.5 1.1 0.0 101 0.1 0.0 0.1 .119
1975-76 30 BUF NBA C 8 44 13.4 .778 .714 .857 5.1 14.1 9.8 6.1 1.0 3.5 101 0.1 0.0 0.1 .129
Career NBA 17 109 15.8 .561 .538 .923 8.8 17.9 13.3 5.2 1.1 1.8 101 0.1 0.1 0.3 .122
2 seasons BUF NBA 14 84 13.2 .668 .647 .529 8.8 17.9 13.3 4.9 1.1 1.8 101 0.2 0.1 0.2 .124
1 season SFW NBA 3 25 24.5 .417 .333 1.667 6.3 0.0 0.1 0.1 .114

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2012-13)
Thru 10 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Dale Schlueter 6.3 4.4 3.0 2.0 1.6 1.2 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.0
Felton Spencer 86.4 5.6 4.7 2.4 2.0 2.0 1.3 1.1 0.9 0.5 0.3
Randy Breuer 85.8 5.1 4.5 3.0 2.4 2.0 1.7 1.0 0.9 0.3 0.1
Chris Kaman 84.4 6.1 3.6 2.9 2.4 2.1 1.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.0
Dennis Awtrey 84.4 5.2 5.0 3.1 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.6
Mikki Moore 83.1 5.7 4.6 2.8 2.6 2.2 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1
Joel Przybilla 83.0 6.6 4.7 4.3 2.3 1.9 1.4 0.6 0.3 0.1 0.1
Mark Blount 81.7 6.5 2.8 2.8 1.9 1.7 1.7 0.7 0.7 -0.1
Zaid Abdul-Aziz 81.5 6.5 3.7 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.3
Bob Ferry 81.4 4.9 3.9 3.1 2.7 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.0
Oliver Miller 80.0 5.3 3.8 3.4 3.1 1.8 1.6 1.4 0.9 0.0
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
Dale Schlueter 6.3 4.4 3.0 2.0 1.6 1.2 1.1 1.1 0.1 0.0
Randy Breuer 85.7 5.1 4.5 3.0 2.4 2.0 1.7 1.0 0.9 0.3 0.1 0.0
Felton Spencer 85.3 5.6 4.7 2.4 2.0 2.0 1.3 1.1 0.9 0.5 0.4 0.3 -0.1
Chris Kaman 84.4 6.1 3.6 2.9 2.4 2.1 1.6 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.0
Dennis Awtrey 82.9 5.2 5.0 3.1 2.1 1.8 1.4 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.0
Joel Przybilla 82.2 6.6 4.7 4.3 2.3 1.9 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.0
Mikki Moore 82.1 5.7 4.6 2.8 2.6 2.2 2.1 1.0 0.6 0.6 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Mark Blount 81.7 6.5 2.8 2.8 1.9 1.7 1.7 0.7 0.7 -0.1
Zaid Abdul-Aziz 81.5 6.5 3.7 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.1 -0.3
Bob Ferry 81.4 4.9 3.9 3.1 2.7 1.4 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.0
Oliver Miller 80.0 5.3 3.8 3.4 3.1 1.8 1.6 1.4 0.9 0.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

True Shooting Pct
1971-72 NBA .581 (4)
Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.000 (1004)

Transactions

May 3, 1967: Drafted by the San Francisco Warriors in the 6th round (63rd pick) of the 1967 NBA Draft.

May 11, 1970: Drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers from the San Francisco Warriors in the NBA expansion draft.

October 2, 1972: Traded by the Portland Trail Blazers to the Philadelphia 76ers for Dave Wohl.

February 1, 1973: Traded by the Philadelphia 76ers to the Atlanta Hawks for Don May. Schlueter was sent to Atlanta to complete the trade on April 18, 1973.

August 29, 1974: Sold by the Atlanta Hawks to the Buffalo Braves.

October 20, 1976: Waived by the Buffalo Braves.

December 8, 1976: Signed as a free agent with the Phoenix Suns.

July 15, 1977: Traded by the Phoenix Suns to the Portland Trail Blazers for a 1978 4th round draft pick (Wayne Smith was later selected).

April 24, 1978: Retired from the Portland Trail Blazers.

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