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Nate Thurmond

Nathaniel Thurmond (Nate the Great)

Position: Center and Power Forward ▪ Shoots: Right
Height: 6-11 ▪ Weight: 225 lbs.
Born: July 25, 1941 in Akron, Ohio
High School: Central in Akron, Ohio
College: Bowling Green State University
Draft: San Francisco Warriors, 1st round (3rd pick, 3rd overall), 1963 NBA Draft
NBA Debut: October 19, 1963
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 1985 (Full List)

Other SR Links: College Basketball at Sports-Reference.com

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Fine Details ▪ Last updated Jul 13, 2014 3:17 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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 76 1966 219 554 .395 219 554 .395 95 173 .549 790 86 184 533
1964-65 ★ 23 SFW NBA PF 77 3173 519 1240 .419 519 1240 .419 235 357 .658 1395 157 232 1273
1965-66 ★ 24 SFW NBA C 73 2891 454 1119 .406 454 1119 .406 280 428 .654 1312 111 223 1188
1966-67 ★ 25 SFW NBA C 65 2761 467 1068 .437 467 1068 .437 280 445 .629 1382 166 183 1214
1967-68 ★ 26 SFW NBA C 51 2222 382 929 .411 382 929 .411 282 438 .644 1121 215 137 1046
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 71 3208 571 1394 .410 571 1394 .410 382 621 .615 1402 253 171 1524
1969-70 ★ 28 SFW NBA C 43 1919 341 824 .414 341 824 .414 261 346 .754 762 150 110 943
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 82 3351 623 1401 .445 623 1401 .445 395 541 .730 1128 257 192 1641
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 78 3362 628 1454 .432 628 1454 .432 417 561 .743 1252 230 214 1673
1972-73 ★ 31 GSW NBA C 79 3419 517 1159 .446 517 1159 .446 315 439 .718 1349 280 240 1349
1973-74 ★ 32 GSW NBA C 62 2463 308 694 .444 308 694 .444 191 287 .666 249 629 878 165 41 179 179 807
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 80 2756 250 686 .364 250 686 .364 132 224 .589 259 645 904 328 46 195 271 632
1975-76 34 TOT NBA C 78 1393 142 337 .421 142 337 .421 62 123 .504 115 300 415 94 22 98 160 346
1975-76 34 CHI NBA C 13 260 20 45 .444 20 45 .444 8 18 .444 14 57 71 26 4 12 15 48
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 65 1133 122 292 .418 122 292 .418 54 105 .514 101 243 344 68 18 86 145 298
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 49 997 100 246 .407 100 246 .407 68 106 .642 121 253 374 83 16 81 128 268
Career NBA 964 35881 5521 13105 .421 5521 13105 .421 3395 5089 .667 744 1827 14464 2575 125 553 2624 14437
11 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 757 30735 5029 11836 .425 5029 11836 .425 3133 4636 .676 249 629 12771 2070 41 179 2065 13191
2 seasons CLE NBA 114 2130 222 538 .413 222 538 .413 122 211 .578 222 496 718 151 34 167 273 566
2 seasons CHI NBA 93 3016 270 731 .369 270 731 .369 140 242 .579 273 702 975 354 50 207 286 680

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 76 25.9 2.9 7.3 .395 2.9 7.3 .395 1.3 2.3 .549 10.4 1.1 2.4 7.0
1964-65 ★ 23 SFW NBA PF 77 41.2 6.7 16.1 .419 6.7 16.1 .419 3.1 4.6 .658 18.1 2.0 3.0 16.5
1965-66 ★ 24 SFW NBA C 73 39.6 6.2 15.3 .406 6.2 15.3 .406 3.8 5.9 .654 18.0 1.5 3.1 16.3
1966-67 ★ 25 SFW NBA C 65 42.5 7.2 16.4 .437 7.2 16.4 .437 4.3 6.8 .629 21.3 2.6 2.8 18.7
1967-68 ★ 26 SFW NBA C 51 43.6 7.5 18.2 .411 7.5 18.2 .411 5.5 8.6 .644 22.0 4.2 2.7 20.5
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 71 45.2 8.0 19.6 .410 8.0 19.6 .410 5.4 8.7 .615 19.7 3.6 2.4 21.5
1969-70 ★ 28 SFW NBA C 43 44.6 7.9 19.2 .414 7.9 19.2 .414 6.1 8.0 .754 17.7 3.5 2.6 21.9
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 82 40.9 7.6 17.1 .445 7.6 17.1 .445 4.8 6.6 .730 13.8 3.1 2.3 20.0
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 78 43.1 8.1 18.6 .432 8.1 18.6 .432 5.3 7.2 .743 16.1 2.9 2.7 21.4
1972-73 ★ 31 GSW NBA C 79 43.3 6.5 14.7 .446 6.5 14.7 .446 4.0 5.6 .718 17.1 3.5 3.0 17.1
1973-74 ★ 32 GSW NBA C 62 39.7 5.0 11.2 .444 5.0 11.2 .444 3.1 4.6 .666 4.0 10.1 14.2 2.7 0.7 2.9 2.9 13.0
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 80 34.5 3.1 8.6 .364 3.1 8.6 .364 1.7 2.8 .589 3.2 8.1 11.3 4.1 0.6 2.4 3.4 7.9
1975-76 34 TOT NBA C 78 17.9 1.8 4.3 .421 1.8 4.3 .421 0.8 1.6 .504 1.5 3.8 5.3 1.2 0.3 1.3 2.1 4.4
1975-76 34 CHI NBA C 13 20.0 1.5 3.5 .444 1.5 3.5 .444 0.6 1.4 .444 1.1 4.4 5.5 2.0 0.3 0.9 1.2 3.7
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 65 17.4 1.9 4.5 .418 1.9 4.5 .418 0.8 1.6 .514 1.6 3.7 5.3 1.0 0.3 1.3 2.2 4.6
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 49 20.3 2.0 5.0 .407 2.0 5.0 .407 1.4 2.2 .642 2.5 5.2 7.6 1.7 0.3 1.7 2.6 5.5
Career NBA 964 37.2 5.7 13.6 .421 5.7 13.6 .421 3.5 5.3 .667 2.8 6.8 15.0 2.7 0.5 2.1 2.7 15.0
11 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 757 40.6 6.6 15.6 .425 6.6 15.6 .425 4.1 6.1 .676 4.0 10.1 16.9 2.7 0.7 2.9 2.7 17.4
2 seasons CLE NBA 114 18.7 1.9 4.7 .413 1.9 4.7 .413 1.1 1.9 .578 1.9 4.4 6.3 1.3 0.3 1.5 2.4 5.0
2 seasons CHI NBA 93 32.4 2.9 7.9 .369 2.9 7.9 .369 1.5 2.6 .579 2.9 7.5 10.5 3.8 0.5 2.2 3.1 7.3

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 76 1966 4.0 10.1 .395 4.0 10.1 .395 1.7 3.2 .549 14.5 1.6 3.4 9.8
1964-65 ★ 23 SFW NBA PF 77 3173 5.9 14.1 .419 5.9 14.1 .419 2.7 4.1 .658 15.8 1.8 2.6 14.4
1965-66 ★ 24 SFW NBA C 73 2891 5.7 13.9 .406 5.7 13.9 .406 3.5 5.3 .654 16.3 1.4 2.8 14.8
1966-67 ★ 25 SFW NBA C 65 2761 6.1 13.9 .437 6.1 13.9 .437 3.7 5.8 .629 18.0 2.2 2.4 15.8
1967-68 ★ 26 SFW NBA C 51 2222 6.2 15.1 .411 6.2 15.1 .411 4.6 7.1 .644 18.2 3.5 2.2 16.9
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 71 3208 6.4 15.6 .410 6.4 15.6 .410 4.3 7.0 .615 15.7 2.8 1.9 17.1
1969-70 ★ 28 SFW NBA C 43 1919 6.4 15.5 .414 6.4 15.5 .414 4.9 6.5 .754 14.3 2.8 2.1 17.7
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 82 3351 6.7 15.1 .445 6.7 15.1 .445 4.2 5.8 .730 12.1 2.8 2.1 17.6
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 78 3362 6.7 15.6 .432 6.7 15.6 .432 4.5 6.0 .743 13.4 2.5 2.3 17.9
1972-73 ★ 31 GSW NBA C 79 3419 5.4 12.2 .446 5.4 12.2 .446 3.3 4.6 .718 14.2 2.9 2.5 14.2
1973-74 ★ 32 GSW NBA C 62 2463 4.5 10.1 .444 4.5 10.1 .444 2.8 4.2 .666 3.6 9.2 12.8 2.4 0.6 2.6 2.6 11.8
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 80 2756 3.3 9.0 .364 3.3 9.0 .364 1.7 2.9 .589 3.4 8.4 11.8 4.3 0.6 2.5 3.5 8.3
1975-76 34 TOT NBA C 78 1393 3.7 8.7 .421 3.7 8.7 .421 1.6 3.2 .504 3.0 7.8 10.7 2.4 0.6 2.5 4.1 8.9
1975-76 34 CHI NBA C 13 260 2.8 6.2 .444 2.8 6.2 .444 1.1 2.5 .444 1.9 7.9 9.8 3.6 0.6 1.7 2.1 6.6
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 65 1133 3.9 9.3 .418 3.9 9.3 .418 1.7 3.3 .514 3.2 7.7 10.9 2.2 0.6 2.7 4.6 9.5
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 49 997 3.6 8.9 .407 3.6 8.9 .407 2.5 3.8 .642 4.4 9.1 13.5 3.0 0.6 2.9 4.6 9.7
Career NBA 964 35881 5.5 13.1 .421 5.5 13.1 .421 3.4 5.1 .667 3.5 8.6 14.5 2.6 0.6 2.6 2.6 14.5
11 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 757 30735 5.9 13.9 .425 5.9 13.9 .425 3.7 5.4 .676 3.6 9.2 15.0 2.4 0.6 2.6 2.4 15.5
2 seasons CLE NBA 114 2130 3.8 9.1 .413 3.8 9.1 .413 2.1 3.6 .578 3.8 8.4 12.1 2.6 0.6 2.8 4.6 9.6
2 seasons CHI NBA 93 3016 3.2 8.7 .369 3.2 8.7 .369 1.7 2.9 .579 3.3 8.4 11.6 4.2 0.6 2.5 3.4 8.1

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 ★ 32 GSW NBA C 62 2463 5.5 12.4 .444 5.5 10.1 .444 3.4 5.1 .666 4.5 11.3 15.7 3.0 0.7 3.2 3.2 14.4
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 80 2756 4.4 12.0 .364 4.4 9.0 .364 2.3 3.9 .589 4.5 11.3 15.8 5.7 0.8 3.4 4.7 11.0
1975-76 34 TOT NBA C 78 1393 4.8 11.5 .421 4.8 8.7 .421 2.1 4.2 .504 3.9 10.2 14.1 3.2 0.7 3.3 5.4 11.8
1975-76 34 CHI NBA C 13 260 3.7 8.3 .444 3.7 6.2 .444 1.5 3.3 .444 2.6 10.5 13.1 4.8 0.7 2.2 2.8 8.8
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 65 1133 5.1 12.2 .418 5.1 9.3 .418 2.3 4.4 .514 4.2 10.1 14.3 2.8 0.8 3.6 6.0 12.4
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 49 997 4.7 11.7 .407 4.7 8.9 .407 3.2 5.0 .642 5.7 12.0 17.7 3.9 0.8 3.8 6.1 12.7
Career NBA 269 7609 4.9 12.0 .408 4.9 12.0 .408 2.8 4.5 .612 4.5 11.2 15.7 4.1 0.8 3.4 4.5 12.5
2 seasons CLE NBA 114 2130 4.9 11.9 .413 4.9 11.9 .413 2.7 4.7 .578 4.9 11.0 15.9 3.4 0.8 3.7 6.1 12.6
2 seasons CHI NBA 93 3016 4.3 11.7 .369 4.3 11.7 .369 2.2 3.9 .579 4.4 11.2 15.6 5.6 0.8 3.3 4.6 10.9
1 season GSW NBA 62 2463 5.5 12.4 .444 5.5 12.4 .444 3.4 5.1 .666 4.5 11.3 15.7 3.0 0.7 3.2 3.2 14.4

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 76 1966 12.1 .423 .395 .312 -0.9 4.4 3.5 .085
1964-65 ★ 23 SFW NBA PF 77 3173 16.5 .456 .419 .288 7.1 1.0 5.1 6.1 .092
1965-66 ★ 24 SFW NBA C 73 2891 15.0 .454 .406 .382 5.0 0.3 4.0 4.3 .072
1966-67 ★ 25 SFW NBA C 65 2761 17.4 .480 .437 .417 7.5 1.7 5.6 7.2 .125
1967-68 ★ 26 SFW NBA C 51 2222 19.0 .466 .411 .471 13.0 0.5 4.7 5.2 .112
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 71 3208 18.4 .457 .410 .445 11.6 0.5 6.1 6.5 .098
1969-70 ★ 28 SFW NBA C 43 1919 18.2 .483 .414 .420 10.9 0.7 3.0 3.7 .093
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 82 3351 18.5 .501 .445 .386 14.8 11.1 3.8 3.4 7.2 .103
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 78 3362 18.7 .492 .432 .386 16.6 9.8 2.6 6.4 9.0 .128
1972-73 ★ 31 GSW NBA C 79 3419 17.3 .499 .446 .379 18.0 10.4 3.2 6.7 9.9 .140
1973-74 ★ 32 GSW NBA C 62 2463 15.0 .492 .444 .414 9.8 23.6 16.8 8.2 0.7 3.6 95 2.6 3.4 6.0 .117
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 80 2756 13.4 .403 .364 .327 10.0 24.5 17.3 16.9 0.8 4.0 91 -0.8 5.4 4.7 .081
1975-76 34 TOT NBA C 78 1393 12.0 .442 .421 .365 8.2 23.0 15.3 8.9 0.7 3.9 94 0.2 2.2 2.4 .082
1975-76 34 CHI NBA C 13 260 11.4 .454 .444 .400 5.1 23.7 13.8 14.1 0.7 2.6 96 0.1 0.4 0.4 .081
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 65 1133 12.1 .441 .418 .360 8.9 22.8 15.6 7.7 0.8 4.2 94 0.1 1.9 1.9 .082
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 49 997 14.3 .458 .407 .431 11.9 26.7 19.1 10.8 0.8 4.4 94 0.5 1.8 2.3 .113
Career NBA 964 35881 16.5 .470 .421 .388 9.8 24.2 16.7 10.0 0.8 3.9 93 15.8 62.2 78.0 .104
11 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 757 30735 17.1 .475 .425 .392 9.8 23.6 16.5 9.4 0.7 3.6 95 15.8 52.8 68.6 .107
2 seasons CLE NBA 114 2130 13.1 .449 .413 .392 10.3 24.6 17.2 9.2 0.8 4.3 94 0.6 3.7 4.3 .097
2 seasons CHI NBA 93 3016 13.2 .406 .369 .331 9.5 24.5 17.0 16.6 0.8 3.9 91 -0.7 5.8 5.1 .081

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 12 410 42 96 .438 42 96 .438 36 53 .679 148 10 46 120
1966-67 25 SFW NBA C 15 690 93 215 .433 93 215 .433 52 91 .571 346 47 52 238
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 6 263 40 102 .392 40 102 .392 20 34 .588 117 28 18 100
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 5 192 36 97 .371 36 97 .371 16 20 .800 51 15 20 88
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 5 230 53 122 .434 53 122 .434 21 28 .750 89 26 12 127
1972-73 31 GSW NBA C 11 460 64 161 .398 64 161 .398 32 40 .800 145 40 30 160
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 13 254 14 38 .368 14 38 .368 18 37 .486 24 63 87 31 5 21 36 46
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 13 375 37 79 .468 37 79 .468 13 32 .406 38 79 117 28 6 29 52 87
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0
Career NBA 81 2875 379 910 .416 379 910 .416 208 335 .621 62 143 1101 225 11 51 266 966
6 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 54 2245 328 793 .414 328 793 .414 177 266 .665 896 166 178 833
2 seasons CLE NBA 14 376 37 79 .468 37 79 .468 13 32 .406 38 80 118 28 6 30 52 87
1 season CHI NBA 13 254 14 38 .368 14 38 .368 18 37 .486 24 63 87 31 5 21 36 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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 12 34.2 3.5 8.0 .438 3.5 8.0 .438 3.0 4.4 .679 12.3 0.8 3.8 10.0
1966-67 25 SFW NBA C 15 46.0 6.2 14.3 .433 6.2 14.3 .433 3.5 6.1 .571 23.1 3.1 3.5 15.9
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 6 43.8 6.7 17.0 .392 6.7 17.0 .392 3.3 5.7 .588 19.5 4.7 3.0 16.7
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 5 38.4 7.2 19.4 .371 7.2 19.4 .371 3.2 4.0 .800 10.2 3.0 4.0 17.6
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 5 46.0 10.6 24.4 .434 10.6 24.4 .434 4.2 5.6 .750 17.8 5.2 2.4 25.4
1972-73 31 GSW NBA C 11 41.8 5.8 14.6 .398 5.8 14.6 .398 2.9 3.6 .800 13.2 3.6 2.7 14.5
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 13 19.5 1.1 2.9 .368 1.1 2.9 .368 1.4 2.8 .486 1.8 4.8 6.7 2.4 0.4 1.6 2.8 3.5
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 13 28.8 2.8 6.1 .468 2.8 6.1 .468 1.0 2.5 .406 2.9 6.1 9.0 2.2 0.5 2.2 4.0 6.7
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 1 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.0
Career NBA 81 35.5 4.7 11.2 .416 4.7 11.2 .416 2.6 4.1 .621 2.3 5.3 13.6 2.8 0.4 1.9 3.3 11.9
6 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 54 41.6 6.1 14.7 .414 6.1 14.7 .414 3.3 4.9 .665 16.6 3.1 3.3 15.4
2 seasons CLE NBA 14 26.9 2.6 5.6 .468 2.6 5.6 .468 0.9 2.3 .406 2.7 5.7 8.4 2.0 0.4 2.1 3.7 6.2
1 season CHI NBA 13 19.5 1.1 2.9 .368 1.1 2.9 .368 1.4 2.8 .486 1.8 4.8 6.7 2.4 0.4 1.6 2.8 3.5

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 12 410 3.7 8.4 .438 3.7 8.4 .438 3.2 4.7 .679 13.0 0.9 4.0 10.5
1966-67 25 SFW NBA C 15 690 4.9 11.2 .433 4.9 11.2 .433 2.7 4.7 .571 18.1 2.5 2.7 12.4
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 6 263 5.5 14.0 .392 5.5 14.0 .392 2.7 4.7 .588 16.0 3.8 2.5 13.7
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 5 192 6.8 18.2 .371 6.8 18.2 .371 3.0 3.7 .800 9.6 2.8 3.7 16.5
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 5 230 8.3 19.1 .434 8.3 19.1 .434 3.3 4.4 .750 13.9 4.1 1.9 19.9
1972-73 31 GSW NBA C 11 460 5.0 12.6 .398 5.0 12.6 .398 2.5 3.1 .800 11.3 3.1 2.3 12.5
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 13 254 2.0 5.4 .368 2.0 5.4 .368 2.6 5.2 .486 3.4 8.9 12.3 4.4 0.7 3.0 5.1 6.5
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 13 375 3.6 7.6 .468 3.6 7.6 .468 1.2 3.1 .406 3.6 7.6 11.2 2.7 0.6 2.8 5.0 8.4
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 1 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 36.0 36.0 0.0 0.0 36.0 0.0 0.0
Career NBA 81 2875 4.7 11.4 .416 4.7 11.4 .416 2.6 4.2 .621 3.5 8.2 13.8 2.8 0.6 2.9 3.3 12.1
6 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 54 2245 5.3 12.7 .414 5.3 12.7 .414 2.8 4.3 .665 14.4 2.7 2.9 13.4
2 seasons CLE NBA 14 376 3.5 7.6 .468 3.5 7.6 .468 1.2 3.1 .406 3.6 7.7 11.3 2.7 0.6 2.9 5.0 8.3
1 season CHI NBA 13 254 2.0 5.4 .368 2.0 5.4 .368 2.6 5.2 .486 3.4 8.9 12.3 4.4 0.7 3.0 5.1 6.5

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
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 13 254 2.7 7.4 .368 2.7 5.4 .368 3.5 7.2 .486 4.6 12.2 16.9 6.0 1.0 4.1 7.0 8.9
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 13 375 4.9 10.5 .468 4.9 7.6 .468 1.7 4.3 .406 5.1 10.5 15.6 3.7 0.8 3.9 6.9 11.6
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 1 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 45.7 45.7 0.0 0.0 45.7 0.0 0.0
Career NBA 27 630 4.0 9.2 .436 4.0 9.2 .436 2.4 5.4 .449 4.9 11.3 16.2 4.6 0.9 4.0 6.9 10.5
2 seasons CLE NBA 14 376 4.9 10.5 .468 4.9 10.5 .468 1.7 4.2 .406 5.0 10.6 15.7 3.7 0.8 4.0 6.9 11.6
1 season CHI NBA 13 254 2.7 7.4 .368 2.7 7.4 .368 3.5 7.2 .486 4.6 12.2 16.9 6.0 1.0 4.1 7.0 8.9

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
1963-64 22 SFW NBA PF 12 410 12.9 .503 .438 .552 3.2 0.4 0.7 1.2 .136
1966-67 25 SFW NBA C 15 690 16.0 .467 .433 .423 8.1 0.4 1.4 1.8 .123
1968-69 27 SFW NBA C 6 263 17.8 .427 .392 .333 17.6 -0.1 0.6 0.5 .095
1970-71 29 SFW NBA C 5 192 13.0 .416 .371 .206 12.3 13.2 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.057
1971-72 30 GSW NBA C 5 230 21.2 .473 .434 .230 17.7 19.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 .073
1972-73 31 GSW NBA C 11 460 14.8 .448 .398 .248 15.1 12.4 0.0 0.5 0.5 .051
1974-75 33 CHI NBA C 13 254 13.6 .424 .368 .974 9.7 26.0 17.8 17.4 1.0 4.7 89 -0.1 0.6 0.4 .080
1975-76 34 CLE NBA C 13 375 13.4 .467 .468 .405 10.3 23.6 16.6 10.9 0.8 4.5 91 0.1 0.8 0.9 .116
1976-77 35 CLE NBA C 1 1 37.5 0.0 100.0 47.5 0.0 0.0 58.1 27 0.0 0.0 0.0 .508
Career NBA 81 2875 15.2 .457 .416 .368 10.1 24.7 16.0 11.4 0.9 4.7 90 0.6 4.9 5.4 .090
6 seasons SFW,GSW NBA 54 2245 15.7 .458 .414 .335 15.1 10.8 0.6 3.5 4.1 .087
2 seasons CLE NBA 14 376 13.4 .467 .468 .405 10.3 23.8 16.7 10.8 0.8 4.7 91 0.1 0.8 0.9 .117
1 season CHI NBA 13 254 13.6 .424 .368 .974 9.7 26.0 17.8 17.4 1.0 4.7 89 -0.1 0.6 0.4 .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
1964-65 23 SFW NBA PF 1 0 10:00 0 2 .000 0 0 3 0 1 0
1965-66 24 SFW NBA C 1 1 33:00 3 16 .188 1 3 .333 16 1 1 7
1966-67 25 SFW NBA C 1 1 42:00 7 16 .438 2 4 .500 18 0 1 16
1967-68 26 SFW NBA C
1969-70 28 SFW NBA C
1972-73 31 GSW NBA C 1 0 14:00 2 5 .400 0 0 4 1 2 4
1973-74 32 GSW NBA C 1 0 5:00 2 4 .500 0 1 .000 1 3 0 0 0 0 4
Career NBA 5 2 104 14 43 .326 3 8 .375 1 44 2 0 0 5 31

Similarity Scores

Explanation ▪ Players with careers of similar quality and shape (thru 2013-14)
Thru 14 Years Win Shares (Best to Worst)
Player Sim 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
Nate Thurmond 9.9 9.0 7.2 7.2 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.2 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.5 2.4 2.3
Marcus Camby 92.4 10.3 8.5 7.6 6.9 6.8 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.2 3.7 3.5 2.1 1.5 0.9
Alvan Adams 87.2 7.7 7.6 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.8 6.5 6.3 4.9 3.9 3.3 2.8 2.2
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 85.5 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 0.7 0.5
Billy Paultz 84.6 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.0 4.0 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.1
Vlade Divac 84.5 9.5 8.3 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.0 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.2 5.0 1.8
Brad Miller 84.4 10.0 9.6 9.1 8.6 8.3 6.5 5.1 4.0 3.8 3.4 3.0 2.7 2.1 0.2
Tyson Chandler 82.3 10.0 9.5 9.4 9.3 8.3 7.9 5.4 4.9 3.9 3.4 2.9 1.9 1.8
Bill Cartwright 80.6 10.1 10.0 9.8 9.7 6.4 5.8 5.0 4.5 4.2 2.5 2.1 1.3 1.2 0.0
Elden Campbell 80.5 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 2.1 2.0 1.1
Red Kerr 80.3 8.7 7.8 7.7 5.8 5.4 5.0 4.9 4.6 3.9 3.8 3.1 0.9
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
Nate Thurmond 9.9 9.0 7.2 7.2 6.5 6.1 6.0 5.2 4.7 4.3 3.7 3.5 2.4 2.3
Marcus Camby 93.1 10.3 8.5 7.6 6.9 6.8 5.9 5.8 5.5 5.2 3.7 3.7 3.6 3.5 2.1 1.5 0.9 0.0
Alvan Adams 87.2 7.7 7.6 7.2 7.2 7.0 6.8 6.5 6.3 4.9 3.9 3.3 2.8 2.2
Zydrunas Ilgauskas 85.5 9.4 8.7 8.1 7.8 6.6 6.1 5.6 5.0 2.9 2.5 2.5 0.7 0.5
Billy Paultz 84.6 9.0 8.9 8.7 8.6 7.0 5.6 5.3 5.1 5.0 4.0 2.7 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.0
Brad Miller 84.4 10.0 9.6 9.1 8.6 8.3 6.5 5.1 4.0 3.8 3.4 3.0 2.7 2.1 0.2
Vlade Divac 82.4 9.5 8.3 7.4 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.0 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.3 5.2 5.0 1.8 0.0
Tyson Chandler 82.3 10.0 9.5 9.4 9.3 8.3 7.9 5.4 4.9 3.9 3.4 2.9 1.9 1.8
Bill Cartwright 80.7 10.1 10.0 9.8 9.7 6.4 5.8 5.0 4.5 4.2 2.5 2.1 1.3 1.2 0.2 0.0
Elden Campbell 80.5 8.2 7.6 7.0 6.4 5.5 4.7 4.3 4.2 3.8 3.3 2.6 2.1 2.0 1.1 0.0
Tree Rollins 80.4 9.2 7.3 6.4 6.4 5.5 5.0 4.9 4.1 3.8 3.4 2.6 1.7 1.0 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.2 0.1

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
1960-61 19 BOWLGREEN 24 170 427 87 129 449 427 .398 .674 17.8 18.7
1961-62 20 BOWLGREEN 25 163 358 67 113 394 393 .455 .593 15.7 15.8
1962-63 21 BOWLGREEN 27 206 466 124 197 452 536 .442 .629 19.9 16.7
Career 76 539 1251 278 439 1295 1356 .431 .633 17.8 17.0

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

MVP Award Shares
1966-67 NBA 0.324 (2)
1972-73 NBA 0.038 (9)
1973-74 NBA 0.009 (8)
Career 0.370 (61)
Games
1970-71 NBA 82 (2)
Minutes Played
1964-65 NBA 3173 (5)
1968-69 NBA 3208 (10)
1970-71 NBA 3351 (6)
1971-72 NBA 3362 (5)
1972-73 NBA 3419 (5)
Career NBA 35881 (56)
Career 35881 (60)
Field Goal Attempts
Career NBA 13105 (99)
Free Throw Attempts
1968-69 NBA 621 (9)
Career NBA 5089 (73)
Career 5089 (78)
Offensive Rebounds
1974-75 NBA 259 (8)
Defensive Rebounds
1974-75 NBA 645 (10)
Total Rebounds
1964-65 NBA 1395 (3)
1965-66 NBA 1312 (4)
1966-67 NBA 1382 (4)
1967-68 NBA 1121 (5)
1968-69 NBA 1402 (5)
1970-71 NBA 1128 (9)
1971-72 NBA 1252 (4)
1972-73 NBA 1349 (2)
Career NBA 14464 (8)
Career 14464 (9)
Blocks
1973-74 NBA 179 (8)
1974-75 NBA 195 (3)
Minutes Per Game
1964-65 NBA 41.2 (8)
1965-66 NBA 39.6 (8)
1966-67 NBA 42.5 (4)
1968-69 NBA 45.2 (2)
1970-71 NBA 40.9 (7)
1971-72 NBA 43.1 (4)
1972-73 NBA 43.3 (2)
Career NBA 37.2 (24)
Career 37.2 (25)
Rebounds Per Game
1964-65 NBA 18.1 (4)
1965-66 NBA 18.0 (4)
1966-67 NBA 21.3 (2)
1968-69 NBA 19.7 (2)
1970-71 NBA 13.8 (9)
1971-72 NBA 16.1 (4)
1972-73 NBA 17.1 (2)
Career NBA 15.0 (5)
Career 15.0 (5)
Blocks Per Game
1974-75 NBA 2.4 (3)
Defensive Rebound Pct
1974-75 NBA 24.5 (9)
Total Rebound Pct
1972-73 NBA 18.0 (6)
1974-75 NBA 17.3 (10)
Career NBA 16.7 (44)
Career 16.7 (50)
Block Pct
1973-74 NBA 3.6 (7)
1974-75 NBA 4.0 (4)
Defensive Rating
1974-75 NBA 90.7 (3)
Defensive Win Shares
1964-65 NBA 5.1 (6)
1965-66 NBA 4.0 (6)
1966-67 NBA 5.6 (3)
1967-68 NBA 4.7 (4)
1968-69 NBA 6.1 (4)
1971-72 NBA 6.4 (7)
1972-73 NBA 6.7 (7)
1974-75 NBA 5.4 (4)
Career NBA 62.2 (22)
Career 62.2 (24)
Hall of Fame Probability
Career 0.826 (74)
72nd (overall) as of Jul 3, 2014, 12:27PM
     

Transactions

April 30, 1963: Drafted by the San Francisco Warriors in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1963 NBA Draft.

September 3, 1974: Traded by the Golden State Warriors to the Chicago Bulls for Clifford Ray and a 1975 1st round draft pick (Joe Bryant was later selected).

November 27, 1975: Traded by the Chicago Bulls with Rowland Garrett to the Cleveland Cavaliers for Eric Fernsten and Steve Patterson.

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