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1971-72 Buffalo Braves Roster and Stats

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Record: 22-60, Finished 4th in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dolph Schayes (0-1), Johnny McCarthy (22-59)

PTS/G: 102.0 (17th of 17) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.3 (11th of 17)
SRS: -9.44 (17th of 17) ▪ Pace: 108.3 (16th of 17)
Off Rtg: 93.6 (17th of 17) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.1 (15th of 17)
Expected W-L: 19-63 (16th of 17)

Arena: Buffalo Memorial Auditorium ▪ Attendance: NA

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
42 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman PG 6-2 185 April 15, 1942 7 University of California, Los Angeles
7 Em Bryant PG 6-1 175 November 4, 1938 7 DePaul University
40 Jerry Chambers SF 6-5 185 July 18, 1943 3 University of Utah
13 Mike Davis SG 6-3 185 July 26, 1946 2 Virginia Union University
20 Dick Garrett SG 6-3 185 January 31, 1947 2 Southern Illinois University
32 Fred Hilton SG 6-3 185 January 15, 1948 R Grambling State University
25 Bill Hosket PF 6-8 225 December 20, 1946 3 Ohio State University
45 John Hummer PF 6-9 230 May 4, 1948 1 Princeton University
44 Bob Kauffman PF 6-8 240 July 13, 1946 3 Guilford College
3 Elmore Smith C 7-0 250 May 9, 1949 R Kentucky State University
9 Randy Smith SF 6-3 180 December 12, 1948 R State University of New York College at Buffalo
35 Cornell Warner PF 6-9 220 August 12, 1948 1 Jackson State University

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 82 19805 3409 7560 .451 3409 7560 .451 1549 2219 .698 3978 1759 2110 8367
Team/G 241.5 41.6 92.2 .451 41.6 92.2 .451 18.9 27.1 .698 48.5 21.5 25.7 102.0
Lg Rank 2 17 15 10 17 15 10 17 17 17 14 16 16 17
Year/Year 0.0% -0.4% -3.8% +0.015 -0.4% -3.8% +0.015 -14.2% -11.4% -0.023 -6.6% -10.3% -5.5% -3.3%
Opponent 82 19805 3479 7557 .460 3479 7557 .460 2167 2842 .762 4187 1918 1728 9125
Opponent/G 241.5 42.4 92.2 .460 42.4 92.2 .460 26.4 34.7 .762 51.1 23.4 21.1 111.3
Lg Rank 2 4 4 12 4 4 12 16 16 15 9 7 1 11
Year/Year 0.0% -0.2% -1.4% +0.006 -0.2% -1.4% +0.006 -2.6% -5.8% +0.026 -5.8% -4.0% -11.7% -0.8%

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 19 63 -9.24 -0.20 -9.44 93.6 102.1 108.3 .294 .451 .205 .460 .287 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Lg Rank 16 16 16 12 17 17 15 16 15 10 17 12 16

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bob Kauffman 25 77 3205 558 1123 .497 558 1123 .497 341 429 .795 787 297 273 1457
2 Elmore Smith 22 78 3186 579 1275 .454 579 1275 .454 194 363 .534 1184 111 306 1352
3 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 29 72 2389 450 998 .451 450 998 .451 237 303 .782 213 406 230 1137
4 Randy Smith 23 76 2094 432 896 .482 432 896 .482 158 254 .622 368 189 202 1022
5 Dick Garrett 25 73 1905 325 735 .442 325 735 .442 136 157 .866 225 165 225 786
6 Fred Hilton 24 61 1349 309 795 .389 309 795 .389 90 122 .738 156 116 145 708
7 Cornell Warner 23 62 1239 162 366 .443 162 366 .443 58 78 .744 379 54 125 382
8 Em Bryant 33 54 1223 101 220 .459 101 220 .459 75 125 .600 127 206 167 277
9 John Hummer 23 55 1186 113 290 .390 113 290 .390 58 124 .468 229 72 178 284
10 Mike Davis 25 62 1068 213 501 .425 213 501 .425 138 180 .767 120 82 141 564
11 Bill Hosket 25 44 592 89 181 .492 89 181 .492 42 52 .808 123 38 79 220
12 Jerry Chambers 28 26 369 78 180 .433 78 180 .433 22 32 .688 67 23 39 178

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bob Kauffman 25 77 41.6 7.2 14.6 .497 7.2 14.6 .497 4.4 5.6 .795 10.2 3.9 3.5 18.9
2 Elmore Smith 22 78 40.8 7.4 16.3 .454 7.4 16.3 .454 2.5 4.7 .534 15.2 1.4 3.9 17.3
3 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 29 72 33.2 6.3 13.9 .451 6.3 13.9 .451 3.3 4.2 .782 3.0 5.6 3.2 15.8
4 Randy Smith 23 76 27.6 5.7 11.8 .482 5.7 11.8 .482 2.1 3.3 .622 4.8 2.5 2.7 13.4
5 Dick Garrett 25 73 26.1 4.5 10.1 .442 4.5 10.1 .442 1.9 2.2 .866 3.1 2.3 3.1 10.8
6 Em Bryant 33 54 22.6 1.9 4.1 .459 1.9 4.1 .459 1.4 2.3 .600 2.4 3.8 3.1 5.1
7 Fred Hilton 24 61 22.1 5.1 13.0 .389 5.1 13.0 .389 1.5 2.0 .738 2.6 1.9 2.4 11.6
8 John Hummer 23 55 21.6 2.1 5.3 .390 2.1 5.3 .390 1.1 2.3 .468 4.2 1.3 3.2 5.2
9 Cornell Warner 23 62 20.0 2.6 5.9 .443 2.6 5.9 .443 0.9 1.3 .744 6.1 0.9 2.0 6.2
10 Mike Davis 25 62 17.2 3.4 8.1 .425 3.4 8.1 .425 2.2 2.9 .767 1.9 1.3 2.3 9.1
11 Jerry Chambers 28 26 14.2 3.0 6.9 .433 3.0 6.9 .433 0.8 1.2 .688 2.6 0.9 1.5 6.8
12 Bill Hosket 25 44 13.5 2.0 4.1 .492 2.0 4.1 .492 1.0 1.2 .808 2.8 0.9 1.8 5.0

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bob Kauffman 25 77 3205 6.3 12.6 .497 6.3 12.6 .497 3.8 4.8 .795 8.8 3.3 3.1 16.4
2 Elmore Smith 22 78 3186 6.5 14.4 .454 6.5 14.4 .454 2.2 4.1 .534 13.4 1.3 3.5 15.3
3 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 29 72 2389 6.8 15.0 .451 6.8 15.0 .451 3.6 4.6 .782 3.2 6.1 3.5 17.1
4 Randy Smith 23 76 2094 7.4 15.4 .482 7.4 15.4 .482 2.7 4.4 .622 6.3 3.2 3.5 17.6
5 Dick Garrett 25 73 1905 6.1 13.9 .442 6.1 13.9 .442 2.6 3.0 .866 4.3 3.1 4.3 14.9
6 Fred Hilton 24 61 1349 8.2 21.2 .389 8.2 21.2 .389 2.4 3.3 .738 4.2 3.1 3.9 18.9
7 Cornell Warner 23 62 1239 4.7 10.6 .443 4.7 10.6 .443 1.7 2.3 .744 11.0 1.6 3.6 11.1
8 Em Bryant 33 54 1223 3.0 6.5 .459 3.0 6.5 .459 2.2 3.7 .600 3.7 6.1 4.9 8.2
9 John Hummer 23 55 1186 3.4 8.8 .390 3.4 8.8 .390 1.8 3.8 .468 7.0 2.2 5.4 8.6
10 Mike Davis 25 62 1068 7.2 16.9 .425 7.2 16.9 .425 4.7 6.1 .767 4.0 2.8 4.8 19.0
11 Bill Hosket 25 44 592 5.4 11.0 .492 5.4 11.0 .492 2.6 3.2 .808 7.5 2.3 4.8 13.4
12 Jerry Chambers 28 26 369 7.6 17.6 .433 7.6 17.6 .433 2.1 3.1 .688 6.5 2.2 3.8 17.4

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bob Kauffman 25 77 3205 .497 12.6 .497 .795
2 Elmore Smith 22 78 3186 .454 14.4 .454 .534
3 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 29 72 2389 .451 15.0 .451 .782
4 Randy Smith 23 76 2094 .482 15.4 .482 .622
5 Dick Garrett 25 73 1905 .442 13.9 .442 .866
6 Fred Hilton 24 61 1349 .389 21.2 .389 .738
7 Cornell Warner 23 62 1239 .443 10.6 .443 .744
8 Em Bryant 33 54 1223 .459 6.5 .459 .600
9 John Hummer 23 55 1186 .390 8.8 .390 .468
10 Mike Davis 25 62 1068 .425 16.9 .425 .767
11 Bill Hosket 25 44 592 .492 11.0 .492 .808
12 Jerry Chambers 28 26 369 .433 17.6 .433 .688

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Bob Kauffman 25 77 3205 17.7 .555 .497 .382 11.9 13.5 7.0 0.9 8.0 .119
2 Elmore Smith 22 78 3186 15.0 .471 .454 .285 18.0 5.1 0.4 1.1 1.5 .022
3 Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 29 72 2389 15.9 .503 .451 .304 4.3 25.3 2.7 0.6 3.3 .067
4 Randy Smith 23 76 2094 15.5 .507 .482 .283 8.5 13.8 2.5 0.5 3.0 .069
5 Dick Garrett 25 73 1905 11.8 .489 .442 .214 5.7 12.6 1.2 0.4 1.6 .039
6 Fred Hilton 24 61 1349 11.4 .417 .389 .153 5.6 13.6 -2.4 0.3 -2.1 -0.075
7 Cornell Warner 23 62 1239 11.8 .477 .443 .213 14.8 6.0 0.3 0.4 0.6 .025
8 Em Bryant 33 54 1223 9.7 .504 .459 .568 5.0 21.6 0.8 0.3 1.1 .044
9 John Hummer 23 55 1186 6.4 .412 .390 .428 9.4 7.9 -1.0 0.3 -0.8 -0.031
10 Mike Davis 25 62 1068 13.5 .486 .425 .359 5.5 11.6 0.7 0.2 0.9 .042
11 Bill Hosket 25 44 592 12.7 .540 .492 .287 10.1 9.0 0.9 0.1 1.0 .084
12 Jerry Chambers 28 26 369 12.9 .459 .433 .178 8.8 9.6 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .000