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Lonnie Shelton

Lonnie Jewel Shelton

Position: Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-8 ▪ Weight: 240 lbs.
Born: October 19, 1955 in Bakersfield, California
High School: Foothill in Bakersfield, California
College: Oregon State University
Draft: New York Knicks, 2nd round (8th pick, 25th overall), 1976 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 21, 1976

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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
1976-77 21 NYK NBA PF 82 2104 398 836 .476 398 836 .476 159 225 .707 220 413 633 149 125 98 363 955
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 82 2319 508 988 .514 508 988 .514 203 276 .736 204 376 580 195 109 112 228 350 1219
1978-79 23 SEA NBA PF 76 2158 446 859 .519 446 859 .519 131 189 .693 182 286 468 110 76 75 188 266 1023
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 76 2243 425 802 .530 1 5 .200 424 797 .532 184 241 .763 199 383 582 145 92 79 169 292 1035
1980-81 25 SEA NBA PF 14 440 73 174 .420 0 0 73 174 .420 36 55 .655 31 47 78 35 22 3 41 48 182
1981-82 ★ 26 SEA NBA PF 81 81 2667 508 1046 .486 0 8 .000 508 1038 .489 188 240 .783 161 348 509 252 99 43 199 317 1204
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 82 79 2572 437 915 .478 1 6 .167 436 909 .480 141 187 .754 158 337 495 237 75 72 172 310 1016
1983-84 28 CLE NBA PF 79 78 2101 371 779 .476 1 5 .200 370 774 .478 107 140 .764 140 241 381 179 76 55 165 279 850
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 57 14 1244 158 363 .435 0 5 .000 158 358 .441 51 77 .662 82 185 267 96 44 18 74 187 367
1985-86 30 CLE NBA PF 44 1 682 92 188 .489 0 2 .000 92 186 .495 14 16 .875 38 105 143 61 21 4 48 128 198
Career NBA 673 253 18530 3416 6950 .492 3 31 .097 3413 6919 .493 1214 1646 .738 1415 2721 4136 1459 739 559 1284 2540 8049
5 seasons SEA NBA 329 160 10080 1889 3796 .498 2 19 .105 1887 3777 .500 680 912 .746 731 1401 2132 779 364 272 769 1233 4460
3 seasons CLE NBA 180 93 4027 621 1330 .467 1 12 .083 620 1318 .470 172 233 .738 260 531 791 336 141 77 287 594 1415
2 seasons NYK NBA 164 4423 906 1824 .497 906 1824 .497 362 501 .723 424 789 1213 344 234 210 228 713 2174

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
1976-77 21 NYK NBA PF 82 25.7 4.9 10.2 .476 4.9 10.2 .476 1.9 2.7 .707 2.7 5.0 7.7 1.8 1.5 1.2 4.4 11.6
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 82 28.3 6.2 12.0 .514 6.2 12.0 .514 2.5 3.4 .736 2.5 4.6 7.1 2.4 1.3 1.4 2.8 4.3 14.9
1978-79 23 SEA NBA PF 76 28.4 5.9 11.3 .519 5.9 11.3 .519 1.7 2.5 .693 2.4 3.8 6.2 1.4 1.0 1.0 2.5 3.5 13.5
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 76 29.5 5.6 10.6 .530 0.0 0.1 .200 5.6 10.5 .532 2.4 3.2 .763 2.6 5.0 7.7 1.9 1.2 1.0 2.2 3.8 13.6
1980-81 25 SEA NBA PF 14 31.4 5.2 12.4 .420 0.0 0.0 5.2 12.4 .420 2.6 3.9 .655 2.2 3.4 5.6 2.5 1.6 0.2 2.9 3.4 13.0
1981-82 ★ 26 SEA NBA PF 81 81 32.9 6.3 12.9 .486 0.0 0.1 .000 6.3 12.8 .489 2.3 3.0 .783 2.0 4.3 6.3 3.1 1.2 0.5 2.5 3.9 14.9
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 82 79 31.4 5.3 11.2 .478 0.0 0.1 .167 5.3 11.1 .480 1.7 2.3 .754 1.9 4.1 6.0 2.9 0.9 0.9 2.1 3.8 12.4
1983-84 28 CLE NBA PF 79 78 26.6 4.7 9.9 .476 0.0 0.1 .200 4.7 9.8 .478 1.4 1.8 .764 1.8 3.1 4.8 2.3 1.0 0.7 2.1 3.5 10.8
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 57 14 21.8 2.8 6.4 .435 0.0 0.1 .000 2.8 6.3 .441 0.9 1.4 .662 1.4 3.2 4.7 1.7 0.8 0.3 1.3 3.3 6.4
1985-86 30 CLE NBA PF 44 1 15.5 2.1 4.3 .489 0.0 0.0 .000 2.1 4.2 .495 0.3 0.4 .875 0.9 2.4 3.3 1.4 0.5 0.1 1.1 2.9 4.5
Career NBA 673 253 27.5 5.1 10.3 .492 0.0 0.1 .097 5.1 10.3 .493 1.8 2.4 .738 2.1 4.0 6.1 2.2 1.1 0.8 2.2 3.8 12.0
5 seasons SEA NBA 329 160 30.6 5.7 11.5 .498 0.0 0.1 .105 5.7 11.5 .500 2.1 2.8 .746 2.2 4.3 6.5 2.4 1.1 0.8 2.3 3.7 13.6
3 seasons CLE NBA 180 93 22.4 3.5 7.4 .467 0.0 0.1 .083 3.4 7.3 .470 1.0 1.3 .738 1.4 3.0 4.4 1.9 0.8 0.4 1.6 3.3 7.9
2 seasons NYK NBA 164 27.0 5.5 11.1 .497 5.5 11.1 .497 2.2 3.1 .723 2.6 4.8 7.4 2.1 1.4 1.3 2.8 4.3 13.3

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
1976-77 21 NYK NBA PF 82 2104 6.8 14.3 .476 6.8 14.3 .476 2.7 3.8 .707 3.8 7.1 10.8 2.5 2.1 1.7 6.2 16.3
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 82 2319 7.9 15.3 .514 7.9 15.3 .514 3.2 4.3 .736 3.2 5.8 9.0 3.0 1.7 1.7 3.5 5.4 18.9
1978-79 23 SEA NBA PF 76 2158 7.4 14.3 .519 7.4 14.3 .519 2.2 3.2 .693 3.0 4.8 7.8 1.8 1.3 1.3 3.1 4.4 17.1
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 76 2243 6.8 12.9 .530 0.0 0.1 .200 6.8 12.8 .532 3.0 3.9 .763 3.2 6.1 9.3 2.3 1.5 1.3 2.7 4.7 16.6
1980-81 25 SEA NBA PF 14 440 6.0 14.2 .420 0.0 0.0 6.0 14.2 .420 2.9 4.5 .655 2.5 3.8 6.4 2.9 1.8 0.2 3.4 3.9 14.9
1981-82 ★ 26 SEA NBA PF 81 81 2667 6.9 14.1 .486 0.0 0.1 .000 6.9 14.0 .489 2.5 3.2 .783 2.2 4.7 6.9 3.4 1.3 0.6 2.7 4.3 16.3
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 82 79 2572 6.1 12.8 .478 0.0 0.1 .167 6.1 12.7 .480 2.0 2.6 .754 2.2 4.7 6.9 3.3 1.0 1.0 2.4 4.3 14.2
1983-84 28 CLE NBA PF 79 78 2101 6.4 13.3 .476 0.0 0.1 .200 6.3 13.3 .478 1.8 2.4 .764 2.4 4.1 6.5 3.1 1.3 0.9 2.8 4.8 14.6
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 57 14 1244 4.6 10.5 .435 0.0 0.1 .000 4.6 10.4 .441 1.5 2.2 .662 2.4 5.4 7.7 2.8 1.3 0.5 2.1 5.4 10.6
1985-86 30 CLE NBA PF 44 1 682 4.9 9.9 .489 0.0 0.1 .000 4.9 9.8 .495 0.7 0.8 .875 2.0 5.5 7.5 3.2 1.1 0.2 2.5 6.8 10.5
Career NBA 673 253 18530 6.6 13.5 .492 0.0 0.1 .097 6.6 13.4 .493 2.4 3.2 .738 2.7 5.3 8.0 2.8 1.4 1.1 2.8 4.9 15.6
5 seasons SEA NBA 329 160 10080 6.7 13.6 .498 0.0 0.1 .105 6.7 13.5 .500 2.4 3.3 .746 2.6 5.0 7.6 2.8 1.3 1.0 2.7 4.4 15.9
3 seasons CLE NBA 180 93 4027 5.6 11.9 .467 0.0 0.1 .083 5.5 11.8 .470 1.5 2.1 .738 2.3 4.7 7.1 3.0 1.3 0.7 2.6 5.3 12.6
2 seasons NYK NBA 164 4423 7.4 14.8 .497 7.4 14.8 .497 2.9 4.1 .723 3.5 6.4 9.9 2.8 1.9 1.7 3.5 5.8 17.7

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
1976-77 21 NYK NBA PF 82 2104 8.4 17.6 .476 8.4 17.6 .476 3.4 4.7 .707 4.6 8.7 13.4 3.1 2.6 2.1 7.7 20.2
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 82 2319 9.6 18.6 .514 9.6 18.6 .514 3.8 5.2 .736 3.8 7.1 10.9 3.7 2.1 2.1 4.3 6.6 23.0
1978-79 23 SEA NBA PF 76 2158 9.6 18.5 .519 9.6 18.5 .519 2.8 4.1 .693 3.9 6.2 10.1 2.4 1.6 1.6 4.0 5.7 22.0
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 76 2243 8.9 16.9 .530 0.0 0.1 .200 8.9 16.8 .532 3.9 5.1 .763 4.2 8.1 12.2 3.0 1.9 1.7 3.6 6.1 21.8
1980-81 25 SEA NBA PF 14 440 7.9 18.9 .420 0.0 0.0 7.9 18.9 .420 3.9 6.0 .655 3.4 5.1 8.5 3.8 2.4 0.3 4.5 5.2 19.8
1981-82 ★ 26 SEA NBA PF 81 81 2667 9.1 18.8 .486 0.0 0.1 .000 9.1 18.7 .489 3.4 4.3 .783 2.9 6.3 9.2 4.5 1.8 0.8 3.6 5.7 21.7
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 82 79 2572 7.9 16.5 .478 0.0 0.1 .167 7.9 16.4 .480 2.6 3.4 .754 2.9 6.1 9.0 4.3 1.4 1.3 3.1 5.6 18.4
1983-84 28 CLE NBA PF 79 78 2101 8.7 18.3 .476 0.0 0.1 .200 8.7 18.2 .478 2.5 3.3 .764 3.3 5.7 8.9 4.2 1.8 1.3 3.9 6.5 19.9
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 57 14 1244 6.0 13.7 .435 0.0 0.2 .000 6.0 13.6 .441 1.9 2.9 .662 3.1 7.0 10.1 3.6 1.7 0.7 2.8 7.1 13.9
1985-86 30 CLE NBA PF 44 1 682 6.4 13.0 .489 0.0 0.1 .000 6.4 12.9 .495 1.0 1.1 .875 2.6 7.3 9.9 4.2 1.5 0.3 3.3 8.9 13.7
Career NBA 673 253 18530 8.6 17.5 .492 0.0 0.1 .097 8.6 17.4 .493 3.1 4.1 .738 3.6 6.8 10.4 3.7 1.9 1.4 3.7 6.4 20.2
5 seasons SEA NBA 329 160 10080 8.8 17.7 .498 0.0 0.1 .105 8.8 17.6 .500 3.2 4.3 .746 3.4 6.5 10.0 3.6 1.7 1.3 3.6 5.8 20.8
3 seasons CLE NBA 180 93 4027 7.4 15.9 .467 0.0 0.1 .083 7.4 15.8 .470 2.1 2.8 .738 3.1 6.4 9.5 4.0 1.7 0.9 3.4 7.1 17.0
2 seasons NYK NBA 164 4423 9.0 18.2 .497 9.0 18.2 .497 3.6 5.0 .723 4.2 7.9 12.1 3.4 2.3 2.1 4.3 7.1 21.7

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
1976-77 21 NYK NBA PF 82 2104 16.7 .511 .476 .269 11.2 20.2 15.8 9.6 2.6 2.4 95 1.2 3.4 4.6 .105
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 82 2319 17.4 .549 .514 .279 9.3 16.5 12.9 11.4 2.1 2.5 17.0 21.8 103 100 3.2 2.7 5.9 .122
1978-79 23 SEA NBA PF 76 2158 14.9 .543 .519 .220 8.9 14.0 11.4 7.5 1.6 1.8 16.6 20.5 102 100 1.7 3.4 5.1 .114
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 76 2243 16.8 .570 .531 .300 .006 9.3 18.0 13.6 9.1 1.9 1.9 15.7 18.9 110 99 3.5 4.1 7.5 .161
1980-81 25 SEA NBA PF 14 440 10.9 .459 .420 .316 .000 7.9 11.5 9.7 11.7 2.4 0.4 17.1 22.1 91 104 -0.4 0.5 0.1 .016
1981-82 ★ 26 SEA NBA PF 81 2667 14.2 .523 .486 .229 .008 6.8 13.7 10.4 13.6 1.8 0.9 14.7 21.0 103 102 1.6 4.3 5.8 .105
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 82 2572 12.7 .509 .478 .204 .007 6.9 13.4 10.3 12.5 1.4 1.5 14.7 18.2 102 103 1.6 3.2 4.8 .090
1983-84 28 CLE NBA PF 79 2101 12.6 .506 .477 .180 .006 7.3 13.5 10.3 12.7 1.8 1.5 16.4 20.0 99 108 0.0 2.1 2.1 .048
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 57 1244 9.0 .462 .435 .212 .014 7.1 16.1 11.6 10.3 1.7 0.8 15.7 15.2 96 108 -0.4 1.3 0.9 .036
1985-86 30 CLE NBA PF 44 682 8.5 .508 .489 .085 .011 6.2 17.0 11.6 12.0 1.5 0.3 19.7 14.6 97 108 -0.1 0.6 0.5 .037
Career NBA 673 18530 14.2 .524 .492 .237 .004 8.2 15.5 11.9 11.1 1.9 1.6 16.0 19.5 102 102 11.8 25.6 37.5 .097
5 seasons SEA NBA 329 10080 14.4 .531 .498 .240 .005 7.9 14.5 11.3 10.9 1.7 1.5 15.5 19.8 104 101 8.0 15.4 23.4 .112
3 seasons CLE NBA 180 4027 10.8 .494 .467 .175 .009 7.1 14.9 10.9 11.8 1.7 1.1 16.7 17.6 98 108 -0.5 4.1 3.6 .042
2 seasons NYK NBA 164 4423 17.1 .532 .497 .275 10.2 18.2 14.3 10.6 2.3 2.5 17.0 21.8 103 97 4.3 6.2 10.5 .114

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
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 6 151 30 56 .536 30 56 .536 6 8 .750 18 26 44 17 2 5 14 29 66
1978-79 ❍ 23 SEA NBA PF 17 566 101 209 .483 101 209 .483 18 26 .692 61 81 142 34 19 18 31 80 220
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 15 469 74 146 .507 0 1 .000 74 145 .510 32 51 .627 35 90 125 25 23 12 37 54 180
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 8 266 40 85 .471 0 0 40 85 .471 22 32 .688 24 35 59 16 5 7 20 38 102
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 2 53 4 23 .174 0 3 .000 4 20 .200 2 5 .400 13 8 21 5 1 0 2 7 10
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 4 0 106 19 34 .559 0 0 19 34 .559 8 10 .800 6 16 22 4 2 1 6 20 46
Career NBA 52 0 1611 268 553 .485 0 4 .000 268 549 .488 88 132 .667 157 256 413 101 52 43 110 228 624
4 seasons SEA NBA 42 1354 219 463 .473 0 4 .000 219 459 .477 74 114 .649 133 214 347 80 48 37 90 179 512
1 season NYK NBA 6 151 30 56 .536 30 56 .536 6 8 .750 18 26 44 17 2 5 14 29 66
1 season CLE NBA 4 0 106 19 34 .559 0 0 19 34 .559 8 10 .800 6 16 22 4 2 1 6 20 46

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
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 6 25.2 5.0 9.3 .536 5.0 9.3 .536 1.0 1.3 .750 3.0 4.3 7.3 2.8 0.3 0.8 2.3 4.8 11.0
1978-79 ❍ 23 SEA NBA PF 17 33.3 5.9 12.3 .483 5.9 12.3 .483 1.1 1.5 .692 3.6 4.8 8.4 2.0 1.1 1.1 1.8 4.7 12.9
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 15 31.3 4.9 9.7 .507 0.0 0.1 .000 4.9 9.7 .510 2.1 3.4 .627 2.3 6.0 8.3 1.7 1.5 0.8 2.5 3.6 12.0
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 8 33.3 5.0 10.6 .471 0.0 0.0 5.0 10.6 .471 2.8 4.0 .688 3.0 4.4 7.4 2.0 0.6 0.9 2.5 4.8 12.8
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 2 26.5 2.0 11.5 .174 0.0 1.5 .000 2.0 10.0 .200 1.0 2.5 .400 6.5 4.0 10.5 2.5 0.5 0.0 1.0 3.5 5.0
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 4 0 26.5 4.8 8.5 .559 0.0 0.0 4.8 8.5 .559 2.0 2.5 .800 1.5 4.0 5.5 1.0 0.5 0.3 1.5 5.0 11.5
Career NBA 52 0 31.0 5.2 10.6 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 5.2 10.6 .488 1.7 2.5 .667 3.0 4.9 7.9 1.9 1.0 0.8 2.1 4.4 12.0
4 seasons SEA NBA 42 32.2 5.2 11.0 .473 0.0 0.2 .000 5.2 10.9 .477 1.8 2.7 .649 3.2 5.1 8.3 1.9 1.1 0.9 2.1 4.3 12.2
1 season NYK NBA 6 25.2 5.0 9.3 .536 5.0 9.3 .536 1.0 1.3 .750 3.0 4.3 7.3 2.8 0.3 0.8 2.3 4.8 11.0
1 season CLE NBA 4 0 26.5 4.8 8.5 .559 0.0 0.0 4.8 8.5 .559 2.0 2.5 .800 1.5 4.0 5.5 1.0 0.5 0.3 1.5 5.0 11.5

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
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 6 151 7.2 13.4 .536 7.2 13.4 .536 1.4 1.9 .750 4.3 6.2 10.5 4.1 0.5 1.2 3.3 6.9 15.7
1978-79 ❍ 23 SEA NBA PF 17 566 6.4 13.3 .483 6.4 13.3 .483 1.1 1.7 .692 3.9 5.2 9.0 2.2 1.2 1.1 2.0 5.1 14.0
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 15 469 5.7 11.2 .507 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 11.1 .510 2.5 3.9 .627 2.7 6.9 9.6 1.9 1.8 0.9 2.8 4.1 13.8
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 8 266 5.4 11.5 .471 0.0 0.0 5.4 11.5 .471 3.0 4.3 .688 3.2 4.7 8.0 2.2 0.7 0.9 2.7 5.1 13.8
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 2 53 2.7 15.6 .174 0.0 2.0 .000 2.7 13.6 .200 1.4 3.4 .400 8.8 5.4 14.3 3.4 0.7 0.0 1.4 4.8 6.8
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 4 0 106 6.5 11.5 .559 0.0 0.0 6.5 11.5 .559 2.7 3.4 .800 2.0 5.4 7.5 1.4 0.7 0.3 2.0 6.8 15.6
Career NBA 52 0 1611 6.0 12.4 .485 0.0 0.2 .000 6.0 12.3 .488 2.0 2.9 .667 3.5 5.7 9.2 2.3 1.2 1.0 2.5 5.1 13.9
4 seasons SEA NBA 42 1354 5.8 12.3 .473 0.0 0.2 .000 5.8 12.2 .477 2.0 3.0 .649 3.5 5.7 9.2 2.1 1.3 1.0 2.4 4.8 13.6
1 season NYK NBA 6 151 7.2 13.4 .536 7.2 13.4 .536 1.4 1.9 .750 4.3 6.2 10.5 4.1 0.5 1.2 3.3 6.9 15.7
1 season CLE NBA 4 0 106 6.5 11.5 .559 0.0 0.0 6.5 11.5 .559 2.7 3.4 .800 2.0 5.4 7.5 1.4 0.7 0.3 2.0 6.8 15.6

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
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 6 151 8.7 16.3 .536 8.7 16.3 .536 1.7 2.3 .750 5.2 7.5 12.8 4.9 0.6 1.5 4.1 8.4 19.2
1978-79 ❍ 23 SEA NBA PF 17 566 8.6 17.8 .483 8.6 17.8 .483 1.5 2.2 .692 5.2 6.9 12.1 2.9 1.6 1.5 2.6 6.8 18.7
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 15 469 7.8 15.3 .507 0.0 0.1 .000 7.8 15.2 .510 3.4 5.4 .627 3.7 9.5 13.1 2.6 2.4 1.3 3.9 5.7 18.9
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 8 266 7.6 16.2 .471 0.0 0.0 7.6 16.2 .471 4.2 6.1 .688 4.6 6.7 11.2 3.0 1.0 1.3 3.8 7.2 19.4
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 2 53 3.8 21.6 .174 0.0 2.8 .000 3.8 18.8 .200 1.9 4.7 .400 12.2 7.5 19.7 4.7 0.9 0.0 1.9 6.6 9.4
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 4 0 106 8.5 15.2 .559 0.0 0.0 8.5 15.2 .559 3.6 4.5 .800 2.7 7.1 9.8 1.8 0.9 0.4 2.7 8.9 20.5
Career NBA 52 0 1611 8.1 16.6 .485 0.0 0.2 .000 8.1 16.5 .488 2.6 4.0 .667 4.7 7.7 12.4 3.0 1.6 1.3 3.3 6.9 18.8
4 seasons SEA NBA 42 1354 7.9 16.8 .473 0.0 0.3 .000 7.9 16.6 .477 2.7 4.1 .649 4.8 7.8 12.6 2.9 1.7 1.3 3.3 6.5 18.6
1 season NYK NBA 6 151 8.7 16.3 .536 8.7 16.3 .536 1.7 2.3 .750 5.2 7.5 12.8 4.9 0.6 1.5 4.1 8.4 19.2
1 season CLE NBA 4 0 106 8.5 15.2 .559 0.0 0.0 8.5 15.2 .559 3.6 4.5 .800 2.7 7.1 9.8 1.8 0.9 0.4 2.7 8.9 20.5

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
1977-78 22 NYK NBA PF 6 151 14.8 .554 .536 .143 11.2 18.9 14.8 14.5 0.6 1.7 19.0 18.3 104 109 0.2 0.0 0.2 .068
1978-79 ❍ 23 SEA NBA PF 17 566 15.0 .499 .483 .124 11.7 15.9 13.8 8.8 1.6 1.7 12.3 17.8 107 100 0.8 0.8 1.6 .134
1979-80 24 SEA NBA PF 15 469 14.2 .534 .507 .349 .007 8.1 21.3 14.6 7.9 2.4 1.4 18.0 18.0 100 99 0.2 0.8 1.0 .102
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 8 266 11.8 .515 .471 .376 .000 9.6 13.4 11.6 9.3 1.0 1.5 16.8 18.9 100 104 0.1 0.4 0.4 .077
1982-83 27 SEA NBA PF 2 53 5.4 .198 .174 .217 .130 20.8 16.3 18.8 12.6 0.9 0.0 7.4 20.5 72 111 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.137
1984-85 29 CLE NBA PF 4 106 11.8 .599 .559 .294 .000 7.0 17.8 12.5 4.9 0.9 0.5 13.5 17.1 114 112 0.1 0.1 0.2 .097
Career NBA 52 1611 13.7 .511 .485 .239 .007 10.2 17.5 13.8 9.0 1.6 1.5 15.3 18.1 103 102 1.2 2.1 3.3 .098
4 seasons SEA NBA 42 1354 13.7 .499 .473 .246 .009 10.4 17.3 13.8 8.7 1.7 1.5 14.9 18.2 102 101 0.9 2.0 2.9 .101
1 season NYK NBA 6 151 14.8 .554 .536 .143 11.2 18.9 14.8 14.5 0.6 1.7 19.0 18.3 104 109 0.2 0.0 0.2 .068
1 season CLE NBA 4 106 11.8 .599 .559 .294 .000 7.0 17.8 12.5 4.9 0.9 0.5 13.5 17.1 114 112 0.1 0.1 0.2 .097

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
1981-82 26 SEA NBA PF 1 1 20:00 3 3 1.000 0 0 1 2 .500 4 9 1 1 0 2 4 7
Career NBA 1 1 20 3 3 1.000 0 0 1 2 .500 4 9 1 1 0 2 4 7

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 10 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Lonnie Shelton 7.5 5.9 5.8 5.1 4.8 4.6 2.1 0.9 0.5 0.1
Jim Pollard 92.7 7.2 5.7 5.7 5.4 4.6 4.2 2.1
Gus Johnson 92.3 7.2 5.9 5.3 5.1 5.0 3.5 2.2 1.6 0.9 0.1
Thaddeus Young 90.2 7.4 6.3 6.2 5.5 4.5 3.5 2.1
Wil Jones 90.2 7.4 6.9 6.0 5.4 4.0 3.7 2.3 0.9 0.6
Raef LaFrentz 89.0 7.5 6.8 6.4 5.9 5.8 4.3 1.2 0.9 0.5 0.2
Rudy Gay 88.5 6.4 6.0 5.5 5.0 4.8 4.0 3.3 0.5
Loy Vaught 88.1 6.3 6.3 5.5 5.5 4.2 4.1 2.2 0.5 0.2 -0.2
Boris Diaw 87.7 8.9 6.2 4.8 4.7 4.6 4.4 3.0 0.8 0.6 0.1
Bill Bradley 87.3 7.0 5.4 5.4 4.9 4.7 4.2 2.8 2.5 1.1 0.8
M.L. Carr 87.1 7.9 5.9 5.2 4.5 4.5 2.8 1.1 0.8 0.4 0.4
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Lonnie Shelton 7.5 5.9 5.8 5.1 4.8 4.6 2.1 0.9 0.5 0.1
Jim Pollard 92.7 7.2 5.7 5.7 5.4 4.6 4.2 2.1
Gus Johnson 92.3 7.2 5.9 5.3 5.1 5.0 3.5 2.2 1.6 0.9 0.1
Thaddeus Young 90.2 7.4 6.3 6.2 5.5 4.5 3.5 2.1
Wil Jones 90.2 7.4 6.9 6.0 5.4 4.0 3.7 2.3 0.9 0.6
Loy Vaught 89.8 6.3 6.3 5.5 5.5 4.2 4.1 2.2 1.0 0.5 0.2 -0.2
Raef LaFrentz 89.0 7.5 6.8 6.4 5.9 5.8 4.3 1.2 0.9 0.5 0.2
Rudy Gay 88.5 6.4 6.0 5.5 5.0 4.8 4.0 3.3 0.5
Bill Bradley 87.3 7.0 5.4 5.4 4.9 4.7 4.2 2.8 2.5 1.1 0.8
M.L. Carr 87.1 7.9 5.9 5.2 4.5 4.5 2.8 1.1 0.8 0.4 0.4
Amir Johnson 86.8 7.3 6.3 5.6 4.5 4.0 3.0 2.7 0.5 0.2

College

Light text indicates college freshman or JV participant
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
1973-74 18 OREGONST 26 135 260 48 75 204 318 .519 .640 12.2 7.8
1974-75 19 OREGONST 31 235 439 96 132 292 566 .535 .727 18.3 9.4
1975-76 20 OREGONST 23 167 296 76 111 178 410 .564 .685 17.8 7.7
Career 80 537 995 220 318 674 1294 .540 .692 16.2 8.4

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1982 NBA

Championships
(Minimum 1 playoff game)
1979 Seattle SuperSonics (NBA)

Games
1976-77 NBA 82 (3)
1977-78 NBA 82 (3)
1982-83 NBA 82 (2)

Personal Fouls
1976-77 NBA 363 (1)
1977-78 NBA 350 (1)
1981-82 NBA 317 (6)

Offensive Rebound Pct
1976-77 NBA 11.2 (10)

Defensive Rating
Career NBA 101.7 (69)
Career 101.7 (85)

Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.005 (353)

NBA Elo Player Rating
392nd (overall) as of Aug 1, 2014, 2:37PM

     

Transactions

June 8, 1976: Drafted by the New York Knicks in the 2nd round (25th pick) of the 1976 NBA Draft.

October 4, 1978: Traded by the New York Knicks with a 1979 1st round draft pick (Vinnie Johnson was later selected) to the Seattle SuperSonics for a 1981 1st round draft pick (Steve Johnson was later selected). This exchange was arranged as compensation for New York signing veteran free agent Marvin Webster on September 29, 1978.

June 27, 1983: Traded by the Seattle SuperSonics to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1983 2nd round draft pick (Scooter McCray was later selected).

Salaries

Season Team Lg Salary
1985-86 Cleveland Cavaliers NBA $420,000
Career (may be incomplete) $420,000

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