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James Silas

James Edward Silas (Captain Late, The Snake, The Late Mr. Si)

Position: Point Guard and Shooting Guard ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-1 ▪ Weight: 180 lbs.
Born: February 11, 1949 in Tallulah, Louisiana
High School: McCall in Tallulah, Louisiana
College: Stephen F. Austin State University
Draft: Houston Rockets, 5th round (7th pick, 70th overall), 1972 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 22, 1976 ▪ ABA Debut: October 25, 1972
Relatives: Father of Xavier Silas

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
1972-73 23 DLC ABA SG 78 2417 341 679 .502 0 0 341 679 .502 389 467 .833 109 227 336 244 192 262 1071
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 84 3096 486 1017 .478 0 1 .000 486 1016 .478 349 420 .831 83 260 343 319 90 8 220 256 1321
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA PG 82 3105 578 1136 .509 0 2 .000 578 1134 .510 430 486 .885 73 237 310 398 111 17 230 232 1586
1975-76 ★ 26 SAA ABA PG 84 3112 718 1384 .519 0 2 .000 718 1382 .520 564 647 .872 111 224 335 452 155 24 254 263 2000
1976-77 27 SAS NBA PG 22 356 61 142 .430 61 142 .430 87 107 .813 7 25 32 50 13 3 36 209
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 37 311 43 97 .443 43 97 .443 60 73 .822 4 19 23 38 11 1 30 29 146
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 79 2171 466 922 .505 466 922 .505 334 402 .831 35 148 183 273 76 20 199 215 1266
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 77 2293 513 999 .514 0 4 .000 513 995 .516 339 382 .887 45 122 167 347 61 14 192 206 1365
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 75 2055 476 997 .477 0 2 .000 476 995 .478 374 440 .850 44 187 231 285 51 12 159 129 1326
1981-82 32 CLE NBA SG 67 34 1447 251 573 .438 0 5 .000 251 568 .442 246 286 .860 26 83 109 222 40 6 107 109 748
Career TOT 685 34 20363 3933 7946 .495 0 16 .000 3933 7930 .496 3172 3710 .855 537 1532 2069 2628 608 105 1583 1737 11038
NBA 357 34 8633 1810 3730 .485 0 11 .000 1810 3719 .487 1440 1690 .852 161 584 745 1215 252 56 687 724 5060
ABA 328 11730 2123 4216 .504 0 5 .000 2123 4211 .504 1732 2020 .857 376 948 1324 1413 356 49 896 1013 5978
9 seasons DLC,SAA,SAS NBA 618 18916 3682 7373 .499 0 11 .000 3682 7362 .500 2926 3424 .855 511 1449 1960 2406 568 99 1476 1628 10290
1 season CLE NBA 67 34 1447 251 573 .438 0 5 .000 251 568 .442 246 286 .860 26 83 109 222 40 6 107 109 748

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
1972-73 23 DLC ABA SG 78 31.0 4.4 8.7 .502 0.0 0.0 4.4 8.7 .502 5.0 6.0 .833 1.4 2.9 4.3 3.1 2.5 3.4 13.7
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 84 36.9 5.8 12.1 .478 0.0 0.0 .000 5.8 12.1 .478 4.2 5.0 .831 1.0 3.1 4.1 3.8 1.1 0.1 2.6 3.0 15.7
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA PG 82 37.9 7.0 13.9 .509 0.0 0.0 .000 7.0 13.8 .510 5.2 5.9 .885 0.9 2.9 3.8 4.9 1.4 0.2 2.8 2.8 19.3
1975-76 ★ 26 SAA ABA PG 84 37.0 8.5 16.5 .519 0.0 0.0 .000 8.5 16.5 .520 6.7 7.7 .872 1.3 2.7 4.0 5.4 1.8 0.3 3.0 3.1 23.8
1976-77 27 SAS NBA PG 22 16.2 2.8 6.5 .430 2.8 6.5 .430 4.0 4.9 .813 0.3 1.1 1.5 2.3 0.6 0.1 1.6 9.5
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 37 8.4 1.2 2.6 .443 1.2 2.6 .443 1.6 2.0 .822 0.1 0.5 0.6 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.8 0.8 3.9
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 79 27.5 5.9 11.7 .505 5.9 11.7 .505 4.2 5.1 .831 0.4 1.9 2.3 3.5 1.0 0.3 2.5 2.7 16.0
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 77 29.8 6.7 13.0 .514 0.0 0.1 .000 6.7 12.9 .516 4.4 5.0 .887 0.6 1.6 2.2 4.5 0.8 0.2 2.5 2.7 17.7
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 75 27.4 6.3 13.3 .477 0.0 0.0 .000 6.3 13.3 .478 5.0 5.9 .850 0.6 2.5 3.1 3.8 0.7 0.2 2.1 1.7 17.7
1981-82 32 CLE NBA SG 67 34 21.6 3.7 8.6 .438 0.0 0.1 .000 3.7 8.5 .442 3.7 4.3 .860 0.4 1.2 1.6 3.3 0.6 0.1 1.6 1.6 11.2
Career TOT 685 34 29.7 5.7 11.6 .495 0.0 0.0 .000 5.7 11.6 .496 4.6 5.4 .855 0.8 2.2 3.0 3.8 1.0 0.2 2.4 2.5 16.1
NBA 357 34 24.2 5.1 10.4 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 5.1 10.4 .487 4.0 4.7 .852 0.5 1.6 2.1 3.4 0.7 0.2 2.1 2.0 14.2
ABA 328 35.8 6.5 12.9 .504 0.0 0.0 .000 6.5 12.8 .504 5.3 6.2 .857 1.1 2.9 4.0 4.3 1.4 0.2 2.7 3.1 18.2
9 seasons DLC,SAA,SAS NBA 618 30.6 6.0 11.9 .499 0.0 0.0 .000 6.0 11.9 .500 4.7 5.5 .855 0.8 2.3 3.2 3.9 1.1 0.2 2.5 2.6 16.7
1 season CLE NBA 67 34 21.6 3.7 8.6 .438 0.0 0.1 .000 3.7 8.5 .442 3.7 4.3 .860 0.4 1.2 1.6 3.3 0.6 0.1 1.6 1.6 11.2

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
1972-73 23 DLC ABA SG 78 2417 5.1 10.1 .502 0.0 0.0 5.1 10.1 .502 5.8 7.0 .833 1.6 3.4 5.0 3.6 2.9 3.9 16.0
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 84 3096 5.7 11.8 .478 0.0 0.0 .000 5.7 11.8 .478 4.1 4.9 .831 1.0 3.0 4.0 3.7 1.0 0.1 2.6 3.0 15.4
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA PG 82 3105 6.7 13.2 .509 0.0 0.0 .000 6.7 13.1 .510 5.0 5.6 .885 0.8 2.7 3.6 4.6 1.3 0.2 2.7 2.7 18.4
1975-76 ★ 26 SAA ABA PG 84 3112 8.3 16.0 .519 0.0 0.0 .000 8.3 16.0 .520 6.5 7.5 .872 1.3 2.6 3.9 5.2 1.8 0.3 2.9 3.0 23.1
1976-77 27 SAS NBA PG 22 356 6.2 14.4 .430 6.2 14.4 .430 8.8 10.8 .813 0.7 2.5 3.2 5.1 1.3 0.3 3.6 21.1
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 37 311 5.0 11.2 .443 5.0 11.2 .443 6.9 8.5 .822 0.5 2.2 2.7 4.4 1.3 0.1 3.5 3.4 16.9
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 79 2171 7.7 15.3 .505 7.7 15.3 .505 5.5 6.7 .831 0.6 2.5 3.0 4.5 1.3 0.3 3.3 3.6 21.0
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 77 2293 8.1 15.7 .514 0.0 0.1 .000 8.1 15.6 .516 5.3 6.0 .887 0.7 1.9 2.6 5.4 1.0 0.2 3.0 3.2 21.4
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 75 2055 8.3 17.5 .477 0.0 0.0 .000 8.3 17.4 .478 6.6 7.7 .850 0.8 3.3 4.0 5.0 0.9 0.2 2.8 2.3 23.2
1981-82 32 CLE NBA SG 67 34 1447 6.2 14.3 .438 0.0 0.1 .000 6.2 14.1 .442 6.1 7.1 .860 0.6 2.1 2.7 5.5 1.0 0.1 2.7 2.7 18.6
Career TOT 685 34 20363 7.0 14.0 .495 0.0 0.0 .000 7.0 14.0 .496 5.6 6.6 .855 0.9 2.7 3.7 4.6 1.2 0.2 2.8 3.1 19.5
NBA 357 34 8633 7.5 15.6 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 7.5 15.5 .487 6.0 7.0 .852 0.7 2.4 3.1 5.1 1.1 0.2 3.0 3.0 21.1
ABA 328 11730 6.5 12.9 .504 0.0 0.0 .000 6.5 12.9 .504 5.3 6.2 .857 1.2 2.9 4.1 4.3 1.4 0.2 2.7 3.1 18.3
9 seasons DLC,SAA,SAS NBA 618 18916 7.0 14.0 .499 0.0 0.0 .000 7.0 14.0 .500 5.6 6.5 .855 1.0 2.8 3.7 4.6 1.2 0.2 2.9 3.1 19.6
1 season CLE NBA 67 34 1447 6.2 14.3 .438 0.0 0.1 .000 6.2 14.1 .442 6.1 7.1 .860 0.6 2.1 2.7 5.5 1.0 0.1 2.7 2.7 18.6

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 84 3096 7.9 16.6 .478 0.0 0.0 .000 7.9 16.6 .478 5.7 6.9 .831 1.4 4.2 5.6 5.2 1.5 0.1 3.6 4.2 21.6
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA PG 82 3105 8.7 17.1 .509 0.0 0.0 .000 8.7 17.0 .510 6.5 7.3 .885 1.1 3.6 4.7 6.0 1.7 0.3 3.5 3.5 23.8
1975-76 ★ 26 SAA ABA PG 84 3112 10.4 20.0 .519 0.0 0.0 .000 10.4 20.0 .520 8.1 9.3 .872 1.6 3.2 4.8 6.5 2.2 0.3 3.7 3.8 28.9
1976-77 27 SAS NBA PG 22 356 7.4 17.1 .430 7.4 17.1 .430 10.5 12.9 .813 0.8 3.0 3.9 6.0 1.6 0.4 4.3 25.2
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 37 311 6.1 13.7 .443 6.1 13.7 .443 8.5 10.3 .822 0.6 2.7 3.3 5.4 1.6 0.1 4.2 4.1 20.7
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 79 2171 9.3 18.4 .505 9.3 18.4 .505 6.7 8.0 .831 0.7 3.0 3.7 5.5 1.5 0.4 4.0 4.3 25.3
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 77 2293 9.8 19.1 .514 0.0 0.1 .000 9.8 19.0 .516 6.5 7.3 .887 0.9 2.3 3.2 6.6 1.2 0.3 3.7 3.9 26.1
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 75 2055 10.8 22.6 .477 0.0 0.0 .000 10.8 22.6 .478 8.5 10.0 .850 1.0 4.2 5.2 6.5 1.2 0.3 3.6 2.9 30.1
1981-82 32 CLE NBA SG 67 34 1447 8.4 19.1 .438 0.0 0.2 .000 8.4 19.0 .442 8.2 9.6 .860 0.9 2.8 3.6 7.4 1.3 0.2 3.6 3.6 25.0
Career TOT 685 34 20363 9.2 18.7 .495 0.0 0.0 .000 10.1 20.4 .496 8.2 9.5 .855 1.4 3.4 5.3 6.1 1.6 0.3 4.2 4.5 28.4
NBA 357 34 8633 9.4 19.5 .485 0.0 0.1 .000 9.4 19.4 .487 7.5 8.8 .852 0.8 3.0 3.9 6.3 1.3 0.3 3.7 3.8 26.4
ABA 328 11730 9.0 17.9 .504 0.0 0.0 .000 10.8 21.4 .504 8.8 10.2 .857 1.9 3.7 6.7 5.9 1.8 0.2 4.5 5.1 30.3
9 seasons DLC,SAA,SAS NBA 618 18916 9.3 18.7 .499 0.0 0.0 .000 10.3 20.5 .500 8.2 9.5 .855 1.4 3.4 5.5 6.0 1.6 0.3 4.2 4.5 28.7
1 season CLE NBA 67 34 1447 8.4 19.1 .438 0.0 0.2 .000 8.4 19.0 .442 8.2 9.6 .860 0.9 2.8 3.6 7.4 1.3 0.2 3.6 3.6 25.0

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
1972-73 23 DLC ABA SG 78 2417 14.5 .605 .502 .688 .000 4.4 9.8 7.0 14.0 17.8 17.4 6.0 1.4 7.4 .147
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 84 3096 14.6 .550 .478 .413 .001 2.9 9.2 6.0 15.5 1.5 0.2 15.5 19.7 107 103 4.7 3.3 7.9 .123
1974-75 ★ 25 SAA ABA PG 82 3105 17.2 .587 .509 .428 .002 2.4 7.5 5.0 17.2 1.7 0.3 14.6 19.9 117 108 7.8 2.0 9.8 .152
1975-76 ★ 26 SAA ABA PG 84 3112 21.2 .599 .519 .467 .001 3.7 6.9 5.4 20.0 2.2 0.4 13.2 23.8 119 106 10.5 2.7 13.1 .202
1976-77 27 SAS NBA PG 22 356 17.1 .553 .430 .754 2.0 7.2 4.6 18.3 1.6 0.4 105 0.6 0.1 0.7 .099
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 37 311 13.3 .565 .443 .753 1.4 6.1 3.9 14.9 1.6 0.2 18.9 19.8 105 105 0.5 0.1 0.6 .095
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 79 2171 16.0 .576 .505 .436 1.8 6.9 4.4 16.2 1.5 0.5 15.3 22.6 109 106 4.0 1.7 5.7 .126
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 77 2293 16.7 .585 .514 .382 .004 2.1 5.6 3.9 20.1 1.2 0.3 14.1 22.4 114 113 5.3 0.2 5.5 .116
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 75 2055 19.4 .557 .477 .441 .002 2.4 9.5 6.1 20.7 1.2 0.3 11.8 26.1 115 109 5.7 1.3 7.0 .164
1981-82 32 CLE NBA SG 67 1447 15.7 .535 .438 .499 .009 1.9 6.9 4.3 22.4 1.3 0.2 13.3 22.9 109 115 2.2 0.2 2.4 .078
Career TOT 685 20363 17.0 .576 .495 .467 .002 2.8 7.8 5.3 17.9 1.6 0.3 14.4 21.6 113 108 47.2 13.1 60.3 .142
NBA 357 8633 16.9 .566 .485 .453 .003 2.0 7.2 4.6 19.4 1.3 0.3 13.8 23.4 112 110 18.3 3.7 22.0 .122
ABA 328 11730 17.0 .586 .504 .479 .001 3.3 8.3 5.8 16.8 1.8 0.3 14.9 20.4 115 105 28.9 9.4 38.3 .157
9 seasons DLC,SAA,SAS NBA 618 18916 17.1 .579 .499 .464 .001 2.8 7.9 5.4 17.6 1.6 0.3 14.5 21.5 114 107 45.0 12.9 57.9 .147
1 season CLE NBA 67 1447 15.7 .535 .438 .499 .009 1.9 6.9 4.3 22.4 1.3 0.2 13.3 22.9 109 115 2.2 0.2 2.4 .078

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 7 294 49 105 .467 0 1 .000 49 104 .471 26 38 .684 8 30 38 32 14 1 21 15 124
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 6 271 41 87 .471 0 0 41 87 .471 31 40 .775 6 12 18 60 9 1 16 27 113
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 26 3 10 .300 0 0 3 10 .300 4 4 1.000 2 2 4 0 1 0 2 3 10
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 3 19 3 10 .300 3 10 .300 1 2 .500 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 7
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 14 475 102 215 .474 102 215 .474 63 80 .788 12 30 42 66 21 1 36 39 267
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 3 90 16 36 .444 0 0 16 36 .444 11 11 1.000 1 6 7 9 6 1 5 8 43
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 7 161 27 69 .391 0 0 27 69 .391 26 32 .813 5 10 15 19 4 0 18 9 80
Career TOT 41 1336 241 532 .453 0 1 .000 241 531 .454 162 207 .783 34 90 124 187 56 4 99 102 644
NBA 27 745 148 330 .448 0 0 148 330 .448 101 125 .808 18 46 64 95 32 2 60 57 397
ABA 14 591 93 202 .460 0 1 .000 93 201 .463 61 82 .744 16 44 60 92 24 2 39 45 247
7 seasons SAA,SAS ABA 41 1336 241 532 .453 0 1 .000 241 531 .454 162 207 .783 34 90 124 187 56 4 99 102 644

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 7 42.0 7.0 15.0 .467 0.0 0.1 .000 7.0 14.9 .471 3.7 5.4 .684 1.1 4.3 5.4 4.6 2.0 0.1 3.0 2.1 17.7
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 6 45.2 6.8 14.5 .471 0.0 0.0 6.8 14.5 .471 5.2 6.7 .775 1.0 2.0 3.0 10.0 1.5 0.2 2.7 4.5 18.8
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 26.0 3.0 10.0 .300 0.0 0.0 3.0 10.0 .300 4.0 4.0 1.000 2.0 2.0 4.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 2.0 3.0 10.0
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 3 6.3 1.0 3.3 .300 1.0 3.3 .300 0.3 0.7 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.3 2.3
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 14 33.9 7.3 15.4 .474 7.3 15.4 .474 4.5 5.7 .788 0.9 2.1 3.0 4.7 1.5 0.1 2.6 2.8 19.1
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 3 30.0 5.3 12.0 .444 0.0 0.0 5.3 12.0 .444 3.7 3.7 1.000 0.3 2.0 2.3 3.0 2.0 0.3 1.7 2.7 14.3
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 7 23.0 3.9 9.9 .391 0.0 0.0 3.9 9.9 .391 3.7 4.6 .813 0.7 1.4 2.1 2.7 0.6 0.0 2.6 1.3 11.4
Career TOT 41 32.6 5.9 13.0 .453 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 13.0 .454 4.0 5.0 .783 0.8 2.2 3.0 4.6 1.4 0.1 2.4 2.5 15.7
NBA 27 27.6 5.5 12.2 .448 0.0 0.0 5.5 12.2 .448 3.7 4.6 .808 0.7 1.7 2.4 3.5 1.2 0.1 2.2 2.1 14.7
ABA 14 42.2 6.6 14.4 .460 0.0 0.1 .000 6.6 14.4 .463 4.4 5.9 .744 1.1 3.1 4.3 6.6 1.7 0.1 2.8 3.2 17.6
7 seasons SAA,SAS ABA 41 32.6 5.9 13.0 .453 0.0 0.0 .000 5.9 13.0 .454 4.0 5.0 .783 0.8 2.2 3.0 4.6 1.4 0.1 2.4 2.5 15.7

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 7 294 6.0 12.9 .467 0.0 0.1 .000 6.0 12.7 .471 3.2 4.7 .684 1.0 3.7 4.7 3.9 1.7 0.1 2.6 1.8 15.2
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 6 271 5.4 11.6 .471 0.0 0.0 5.4 11.6 .471 4.1 5.3 .775 0.8 1.6 2.4 8.0 1.2 0.1 2.1 3.6 15.0
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 26 4.2 13.8 .300 0.0 0.0 4.2 13.8 .300 5.5 5.5 1.000 2.8 2.8 5.5 0.0 1.4 0.0 2.8 4.2 13.8
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 3 19 5.7 18.9 .300 5.7 18.9 .300 1.9 3.8 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.9 1.9 0.0 1.9 1.9 13.3
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 14 475 7.7 16.3 .474 7.7 16.3 .474 4.8 6.1 .788 0.9 2.3 3.2 5.0 1.6 0.1 2.7 3.0 20.2
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 3 90 6.4 14.4 .444 0.0 0.0 6.4 14.4 .444 4.4 4.4 1.000 0.4 2.4 2.8 3.6 2.4 0.4 2.0 3.2 17.2
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 7 161 6.0 15.4 .391 0.0 0.0 6.0 15.4 .391 5.8 7.2 .813 1.1 2.2 3.4 4.2 0.9 0.0 4.0 2.0 17.9
Career TOT 41 1336 6.5 14.3 .453 0.0 0.0 .000 6.5 14.3 .454 4.4 5.6 .783 0.9 2.4 3.3 5.0 1.5 0.1 2.7 2.7 17.4
NBA 27 745 7.2 15.9 .448 0.0 0.0 7.2 15.9 .448 4.9 6.0 .808 0.9 2.2 3.1 4.6 1.5 0.1 2.9 2.8 19.2
ABA 14 591 5.7 12.3 .460 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 12.2 .463 3.7 5.0 .744 1.0 2.7 3.7 5.6 1.5 0.1 2.4 2.7 15.0
7 seasons SAA,SAS ABA 41 1336 6.5 14.3 .453 0.0 0.0 .000 6.5 14.3 .454 4.4 5.6 .783 0.9 2.4 3.3 5.0 1.5 0.1 2.7 2.7 17.4

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 7 294 8.6 18.5 .467 0.0 0.2 .000 8.6 18.4 .471 4.6 6.7 .684 1.4 5.3 6.7 5.6 2.5 0.2 3.7 2.6 21.9
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 6 271 7.3 15.5 .471 0.0 0.0 7.3 15.5 .471 5.5 7.1 .775 1.1 2.1 3.2 10.7 1.6 0.2 2.9 4.8 20.2
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 26 5.4 18.1 .300 0.0 0.0 5.4 18.1 .300 7.2 7.2 1.000 3.6 3.6 7.2 0.0 1.8 0.0 3.6 5.4 18.1
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 3 19 7.3 24.4 .300 7.3 24.4 .300 2.4 4.9 .500 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.4 2.4 0.0 2.4 2.4 17.1
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 14 475 9.8 20.7 .474 9.8 20.7 .474 6.1 7.7 .788 1.2 2.9 4.0 6.4 2.0 0.1 3.5 3.8 25.7
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 3 90 8.8 19.8 .444 0.0 0.0 8.8 19.8 .444 6.0 6.0 1.000 0.5 3.3 3.8 4.9 3.3 0.5 2.7 4.4 23.6
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 7 161 8.3 21.2 .391 0.0 0.0 8.3 21.2 .391 8.0 9.8 .813 1.5 3.1 4.6 5.8 1.2 0.0 5.5 2.8 24.6
Career TOT 41 1336 8.7 19.2 .453 0.0 0.1 .000 8.7 19.2 .454 5.9 7.5 .783 1.2 3.3 4.5 6.8 2.0 0.1 3.6 3.7 23.3
NBA 27 745 9.3 20.8 .448 0.0 0.0 9.3 20.8 .448 6.4 7.9 .808 1.1 2.9 4.0 6.0 2.0 0.1 3.8 3.6 25.0
ABA 14 591 7.9 17.1 .460 0.0 0.1 .000 7.9 17.0 .463 5.2 6.9 .744 1.4 3.7 5.1 7.8 2.0 0.2 3.3 3.8 20.9
7 seasons SAA,SAS ABA 41 1336 8.7 19.2 .453 0.0 0.1 .000 8.7 19.2 .454 5.9 7.5 .783 1.2 3.3 4.5 6.8 2.0 0.1 3.6 3.7 23.3

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
1973-74 24 SAA ABA PG 7 294 15.5 .509 .467 .362 .010 3.0 10.3 6.8 16.0 2.5 0.2 14.7 21.3 103 108 0.3 0.2 0.4 .072
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 6 271 16.0 .540 .471 .460 .000 2.0 4.1 3.1 29.6 1.6 0.2 13.3 17.8 116 112 0.5 0.1 0.7 .116
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 26 6.7 .425 .300 .400 .000 7.6 7.0 7.3 0.0 1.8 0.0 14.5 20.8 90 107 0.0 0.0 0.0 .002
1977-78 28 SAS NBA PG 3 19 3.3 .322 .300 .200 0.0 0.0 0.0 6.6 2.4 0.0 8.4 25.1 70 109 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.155
1978-79 29 SAS NBA PG 14 475 17.7 .534 .474 .372 2.5 6.3 4.4 19.9 2.0 0.1 12.6 23.4 108 107 0.9 0.2 1.1 .116
1979-80 30 SAS NBA PG 3 90 16.4 .526 .444 .306 .000 1.2 7.6 4.2 15.1 3.3 0.6 10.9 21.5 107 114 0.1 0.0 0.1 .059
1980-81 31 SAS NBA PG 7 161 11.7 .481 .391 .464 .000 3.9 7.6 5.7 16.4 1.2 0.0 17.8 26.1 96 116 0.0 -0.1 -0.1 -0.020
Career TOT 41 1336 15.6 .517 .453 .389 .002 2.6 6.9 4.8 19.7 2.0 0.2 13.7 22.0 106 110 1.8 0.4 2.2 .080
NBA 27 745 15.8 .516 .448 .379 .000 2.6 6.6 4.6 18.2 2.0 0.1 13.5 23.8 104 110 1.0 0.2 1.1 .073
ABA 14 591 15.3 .519 .460 .406 .005 2.7 7.3 5.1 21.6 2.0 0.2 14.1 19.7 108 110 0.8 0.3 1.1 .089
7 seasons SAA,SAS ABA 41 1336 15.6 .517 .453 .389 .002 2.6 6.9 4.8 19.7 2.0 0.2 13.7 22.0 106 110 1.8 0.4 2.2 .080

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
1974-75 25 SAA ABA PG 1 23:00 5 7 .714 0 0 11 11 1.000 1 3 5 2 0 2 3 21
1975-76 26 SAA ABA PG 1 23:00 6 10 .600 0 0 8 8 1.000 0 5 6 20
Career ABA 2 46 11 17 .647 0 0 19 19 1.000 1 3 10 2 0 2 9 41

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
James Silas 13.1 9.8 7.9 7.4 7.0 5.7 5.5 2.4 0.7 0.6
Anfernee Hardaway 89.6 14.4 10.7 8.1 7.8 7.1 5.0 2.9 2.3 1.1 0.4
Kenny Anderson 88.0 12.4 7.7 7.5 7.3 6.8 4.4 3.7 2.4 1.1 0.5
Michael Redd 87.7 10.8 9.7 8.0 6.2 6.1 5.8 4.6 3.2 0.6 -0.1
Jeff Mullins 87.6 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 0.8 -0.3
Bobby Wanzer 87.0 11.4 10.5 9.1 7.9 7.0 6.9 5.4 4.8 1.0
Mookie Blaylock 87.0 12.5 10.2 9.4 9.0 7.0 5.6 4.9 4.7 2.1 -0.3
Archie Clark 86.5 11.4 11.0 8.1 7.9 6.2 6.2 5.6 4.0 2.7 1.7
Gail Goodrich 85.9 12.3 8.1 7.8 6.7 6.4 6.3 5.5 4.4 3.6 0.7
Walter Davis 85.8 10.1 9.4 8.3 8.1 7.1 6.2 5.8 4.2 2.7 0.6
Terrell Brandon 85.4 12.7 10.8 8.6 8.5 5.6 5.1 3.9 3.2 2.9 0.9
Career Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
James Silas 13.1 9.8 7.9 7.4 7.0 5.7 5.5 2.4 0.7 0.6
Michael Redd 88.4 10.8 9.7 8.0 6.2 6.1 5.8 4.6 3.2 0.8 0.6 0.1 -0.1
Anfernee Hardaway 87.7 14.4 10.7 8.1 7.8 7.1 5.0 2.9 2.3 2.0 1.1 0.4 0.2 0.2 -0.2
Bobby Wanzer 87.0 11.4 10.5 9.1 7.9 7.0 6.9 5.4 4.8 1.0
Archie Clark 86.5 11.4 11.0 8.1 7.9 6.2 6.2 5.6 4.0 2.7 1.7
Jeff Mullins 85.8 10.0 9.9 8.3 8.2 6.8 5.7 5.6 4.5 2.3 0.9 0.8 -0.3
Gus Williams 84.8 11.6 10.2 8.5 8.3 7.7 5.9 5.1 4.2 3.6 2.8 0.1
Jim Paxson 84.7 10.2 9.5 7.7 7.5 6.5 4.8 3.4 1.4 1.3 1.2 0.3
Steve Francis 84.4 12.2 11.1 7.1 6.4 6.2 4.4 3.6 2.9 0.2
Kenny Anderson 83.7 12.4 7.7 7.5 7.3 6.8 5.2 4.4 3.7 2.4 1.6 1.5 1.1 0.5 0.2
Donnie Freeman 83.4 10.0 9.7 8.9 7.6 7.3 5.1 3.7 3.4 2.4

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
1968-69 19 SFAUSTIN 25 66 113 51 78 71 183 .584 .654 7.3 2.8
1969-70 20 SFAUSTIN 30 190 312 151 187 146 531 .609 .807 17.7 4.9
1970-71 21 SFAUSTIN 31 253 448 237 289 179 743 .565 .820 24.0 5.8
1971-72 22 SFAUSTIN 13 144 268 111 131 74 399 .537 .847 30.7 5.7
Career 99 653 1141 550 685 470 1856 .572 .803 18.7 4.7

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

All-Star Games
1975 ABA
1976 ABA

MVP Award Shares
1980-81 NBA 0.004 (24)
Career 0.004 (196)

Games
1973-74 ABA 84 (4)
1975-76 ABA 84 (3)
Career ABA 328 (67)

Minutes Played
1973-74 ABA 3096 (8)
1974-75 ABA 3105 (9)
1975-76 ABA 3112 (5)
Career ABA 11730 (48)

Field Goals
1975-76 ABA 718 (6)
Career ABA 2123 (49)

Field Goal Attempts
1975-76 ABA 1384 (8)
Career ABA 4216 (53)

Free Throws
1973-74 ABA 349 (9)
1974-75 ABA 430 (4)
1975-76 ABA 564 (1)
Career ABA 1732 (25)

Free Throw Attempts
1974-75 ABA 486 (6)
1975-76 ABA 647 (4)
Career ABA 2020 (31)

Defensive Rebounds
Career ABA 948 (81)

Total Rebounds
Career ABA 1324 (96)

Assists
1974-75 ABA 398 (10)
1975-76 ABA 452 (4)
Career ABA 1413 (25)

Steals
1975-76 ABA 155 (5)
Career ABA 356 (12)

Blocks
Career ABA 49 (61)

Turnovers
1975-76 ABA 254 (7)
Career ABA 896 (52)

Personal Fouls
Career ABA 1013 (64)

Points
1974-75 ABA 1586 (10)
1975-76 ABA 2000 (4)
Career ABA 5978 (43)

Field Goal Pct
1975-76 ABA .519 (4)
Career ABA .504 (18)

Free Throw Pct
1972-73 ABA .833 (8)
1973-74 ABA .831 (9)
1974-75 ABA .885 (2)
1975-76 ABA .872 (2)
1979-80 NBA .887 (4)
1981-82 NBA .860 (6)
Career ABA .857 (5)
Career NBA .852 (40)
Career .855 (39)

Minutes Per Game
1973-74 ABA 36.9 (9)
1975-76 ABA 37.0 (9)
Career ABA 35.8 (13)

Points Per Game
1975-76 ABA 23.8 (6)
Career ABA 18.2 (22)

Assists Per Game
1975-76 ABA 5.4 (5)
Career ABA 4.3 (13)

Steals Per Game
1975-76 ABA 1.8 (9)

Player Efficiency Rating
1975-76 ABA 21.2 (5)
Career ABA 17.0 (28)

True Shooting Pct
1972-73 ABA .605 (2)
1974-75 ABA .588 (5)
1975-76 ABA .599 (2)
Career ABA .586 (4)
Career .576 (60)

Effective Field Goal Pct
1975-76 ABA .519 (5)
Career ABA .504 (19)

Offensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 3.3 (63)

Defensive Rebound Pct
Career ABA 8.3 (52)

Total Rebound Pct
Career ABA 5.8 (63)

Assist Pct
1975-76 ABA 20.0 (8)
Career ABA 16.8 (20)

Steal Pct
Career ABA 1.8 (58)

Block Pct
Career ABA 0.3 (69)

Turnover Pct
Career ABA 14.9 (54)

Usage Pct
Career ABA 20.4 (38)

Offensive Rating
1974-75 ABA 116.7 (2)
1975-76 ABA 118.8 (1)
Career ABA 114.7 (3)
Career 113.3 (76)

Defensive Rating
Career ABA 105.4 (50)

Offensive Win Shares
1974-75 ABA 7.8 (3)
1975-76 ABA 10.5 (2)
Career ABA 28.9 (16)

Defensive Win Shares
Career ABA 9.4 (70)

Win Shares
1974-75 ABA 9.8 (9)
1975-76 ABA 13.1 (3)
Career ABA 38.3 (23)

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1975-76 ABA .202 (4)
Career ABA .157 (8)

Transactions

April 10, 1972: Drafted by the Houston Rockets in the 5th round (70th pick) of the 1972 NBA Draft.

June 17, 1976: Moved from the ABA to the NBA with the San Antonio Spurs.

June 16, 1981: Traded by the San Antonio Spurs with Rich Yonakor to the Cleveland Cavaliers for a 1982 2nd round draft pick (Oliver Robinson was later selected).

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