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1985-86 Cleveland Cavaliers Roster and Stats

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Record: 29-53, Finished 5th in NBA Central Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: George Karl (25-42), Gene Littles (4-11)

PTS/G: 107.8 (19th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 110.6 (11th of 23)
SRS: -2.19 (16th of 23) ▪ Pace: 101.6 (15th of 23)
Off Rtg: 105.5 (16th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 108.3 (18th of 23)
Expected W-L: 34-48 (16th of 23)

Arena: Coliseum at Richfield ▪ Attendance: 391,842 (18th of 23)

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
25 Ron Anderson SF 6-7 215 October 15, 1958 1 California State University, Fresno
5 John Bagley PG 6-0 185 April 23, 1960 3 Boston College
10 Ron Brewer SG 6-4 180 September 16, 1955 7 University of Arkansas
16 Johnny Davis SG 6-2 170 October 21, 1955 9 University of Dayton
21 World B. Free SG 6-2 185 December 9, 1953 10 Guilford College
32 Roy Hinson SF 6-9 210 May 2, 1961 2 Rutgers University
35 Phil Hubbard SF 6-8 215 December 13, 1956 6 University of Michigan
3 Eddie Johnson SG 6-2 180 February 24, 1955 8 Auburn University
44 Edgar Jones PF 6-10 225 June 17, 1956 5 University of Nevada, Reno
24 Keith Lee PF 6-10 215 December 28, 1962 R University of Memphis
33 Ben McDonald SF 6-8 210 July 20, 1962 R University of California, Irvine
14 Dirk Minniefield PG 6-3 180 January 17, 1961 R University of Kentucky
50 Ben Poquette PF 6-9 235 May 7, 1955 8 Central Michigan University
8 Lonnie Shelton PF 6-8 240 October 19, 1955 9 Oregon State University
54 Melvin Turpin C 6-11 240 December 28, 1960 1 University of Kentucky
41 Mark West C 6-10 230 November 5, 1960 2 Old Dominion University
3 Ennis Whatley PG 6-3 177 August 11, 1962 2 University of Alabama

Team and Opponent Stats

G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
Team 82 19780 3478 7239 .480 132 391 .338 3346 6848 .489 1748 2325 .752 1086 2455 3541 2064 627 436 1411 2267 8836 107.8
Lg Rank 15 14 11 18 4 5 3 19 17 17 20 18 15 16 7 13 15 19 8 9 1 19 19
Opponent 82 19780 3435 7239 .475 86 297 .290 3349 6942 .482 2115 2758 .767 1131 2494 3625 2122 711 364 1331 1945 9071 110.6
Lg Rank 15 6 9 6 16 18 14 6 8 7 23 23 20 7 17 15 13 11 3 18 3 11 11

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 34 48 -2.87 0.68 -2.19 105.5 108.3 101.6 .321 .054 .490 14.6 30.3 .241 .480 13.6 68.5 .292 Coliseum at Richfield 391,842
Lg Rank 16 16 16 3 16 16 18 15 15 4 13 9 19 18 6 19 6 22 18

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 Roy Hinson 24 82 82 2834 621 1167 .532 0 4 .000 621 1163 .534 364 506 .719 167 472 639 102 62 112 188 316 1606
2 World B. Free 32 75 75 2535 652 1433 .455 71 169 .420 581 1264 .460 379 486 .780 72 146 218 314 91 19 172 186 1754
3 John Bagley 25 78 77 2472 366 865 .423 9 37 .243 357 828 .431 170 215 .791 76 199 275 735 122 10 239 165 911
4 Melvin Turpin 25 80 69 2292 456 838 .544 0 4 .000 456 834 .547 185 228 .811 182 374 556 55 65 106 134 260 1097
5 Ben Poquette 30 81 3 1496 166 348 .477 2 10 .200 164 338 .485 72 100 .720 121 252 373 78 33 32 68 187 406
6 Keith Lee 23 58 38 1197 177 380 .466 2 9 .222 175 371 .472 75 96 .781 116 235 351 67 29 37 78 204 431
7 Mark West 25 67 26 1172 113 209 .541 0 0 113 209 .541 54 103 .524 97 225 322 20 27 62 91 235 280
8 Dirk Minniefield 25 76 2 1131 167 347 .481 10 37 .270 157 310 .506 73 93 .785 43 88 131 269 65 1 108 165 417
9 Edgar Jones 29 53 6 1011 187 370 .505 7 23 .304 180 347 .519 132 178 .742 71 136 207 45 30 38 64 142 513
10 Lonnie Shelton 30 44 1 682 92 188 .489 0 2 .000 92 186 .495 14 16 .875 38 105 143 61 21 4 48 128 198
11 Phil Hubbard 29 23 21 640 93 198 .470 0 1 .000 93 197 .472 76 112 .679 48 72 120 29 20 3 66 78 262
12 Eddie Johnson 30 32 4 615 129 293 .440 24 65 .369 105 228 .461 33 45 .733 13 33 46 114 8 1 60 56 315
13 Johnny Davis 30 39 0 612 102 237 .430 2 11 .182 100 226 .442 67 79 .848 6 30 36 105 24 4 40 44 273
14 Ron Brewer 30 40 3 552 83 215 .386 5 17 .294 78 198 .394 33 37 .892 14 39 53 40 17 6 21 43 204
15 Ben McDonald 23 21 0 266 28 58 .483 0 1 .000 28 57 .491 5 8 .625 15 23 38 9 7 1 10 30 61
16 Ron Anderson 27 17 3 207 37 74 .500 0 1 .000 37 73 .507 12 16 .750 5 21 26 8 1 0 6 20 86
17 Ennis Whatley 23 8 0 66 9 19 .474 0 0 9 19 .474 4 7 .571 2 5 7 13 5 0 6 8 22

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 Roy Hinson 24 82 82 34.6 7.6 14.2 .532 0.0 0.0 .000 7.6 14.2 .534 4.4 6.2 .719 2.0 5.8 7.8 1.2 0.8 1.4 2.3 3.9 19.6
2 World B. Free 32 75 75 33.8 8.7 19.1 .455 0.9 2.3 .420 7.7 16.9 .460 5.1 6.5 .780 1.0 1.9 2.9 4.2 1.2 0.3 2.3 2.5 23.4
3 John Bagley 25 78 77 31.7 4.7 11.1 .423 0.1 0.5 .243 4.6 10.6 .431 2.2 2.8 .791 1.0 2.6 3.5 9.4 1.6 0.1 3.1 2.1 11.7
4 Melvin Turpin 25 80 69 28.7 5.7 10.5 .544 0.0 0.1 .000 5.7 10.4 .547 2.3 2.9 .811 2.3 4.7 7.0 0.7 0.8 1.3 1.7 3.3 13.7
5 Phil Hubbard 29 23 21 27.8 4.0 8.6 .470 0.0 0.0 .000 4.0 8.6 .472 3.3 4.9 .679 2.1 3.1 5.2 1.3 0.9 0.1 2.9 3.4 11.4
6 Keith Lee 23 58 38 20.6 3.1 6.6 .466 0.0 0.2 .222 3.0 6.4 .472 1.3 1.7 .781 2.0 4.1 6.1 1.2 0.5 0.6 1.3 3.5 7.4
7 Eddie Johnson 30 32 4 19.2 4.0 9.2 .440 0.8 2.0 .369 3.3 7.1 .461 1.0 1.4 .733 0.4 1.0 1.4 3.6 0.3 0.0 1.9 1.8 9.8
8 Edgar Jones 29 53 6 19.1 3.5 7.0 .505 0.1 0.4 .304 3.4 6.5 .519 2.5 3.4 .742 1.3 2.6 3.9 0.8 0.6 0.7 1.2 2.7 9.7
9 Ben Poquette 30 81 3 18.5 2.0 4.3 .477 0.0 0.1 .200 2.0 4.2 .485 0.9 1.2 .720 1.5 3.1 4.6 1.0 0.4 0.4 0.8 2.3 5.0
10 Mark West 25 67 26 17.5 1.7 3.1 .541 0.0 0.0 1.7 3.1 .541 0.8 1.5 .524 1.4 3.4 4.8 0.3 0.4 0.9 1.4 3.5 4.2
11 Johnny Davis 30 39 0 15.7 2.6 6.1 .430 0.1 0.3 .182 2.6 5.8 .442 1.7 2.0 .848 0.2 0.8 0.9 2.7 0.6 0.1 1.0 1.1 7.0
12 Lonnie Shelton 30 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
13 Dirk Minniefield 25 76 2 14.9 2.2 4.6 .481 0.1 0.5 .270 2.1 4.1 .506 1.0 1.2 .785 0.6 1.2 1.7 3.5 0.9 0.0 1.4 2.2 5.5
14 Ron Brewer 30 40 3 13.8 2.1 5.4 .386 0.1 0.4 .294 2.0 5.0 .394 0.8 0.9 .892 0.4 1.0 1.3 1.0 0.4 0.2 0.5 1.1 5.1
15 Ben McDonald 23 21 0 12.7 1.3 2.8 .483 0.0 0.0 .000 1.3 2.7 .491 0.2 0.4 .625 0.7 1.1 1.8 0.4 0.3 0.0 0.5 1.4 2.9
16 Ron Anderson 27 17 3 12.2 2.2 4.4 .500 0.0 0.1 .000 2.2 4.3 .507 0.7 0.9 .750 0.3 1.2 1.5 0.5 0.1 0.0 0.4 1.2 5.1
17 Ennis Whatley 23 8 0 8.3 1.1 2.4 .474 0.0 0.0 1.1 2.4 .474 0.5 0.9 .571 0.3 0.6 0.9 1.6 0.6 0.0 0.8 1.0 2.8

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 Roy Hinson 24 82 82 2834 7.9 14.8 .532 0.0 0.1 .000 7.9 14.8 .534 4.6 6.4 .719 2.1 6.0 8.1 1.3 0.8 1.4 2.4 4.0 20.4
2 World B. Free 32 75 75 2535 9.3 20.4 .455 1.0 2.4 .420 8.3 18.0 .460 5.4 6.9 .780 1.0 2.1 3.1 4.5 1.3 0.3 2.4 2.6 24.9
3 John Bagley 25 78 77 2472 5.3 12.6 .423 0.1 0.5 .243 5.2 12.1 .431 2.5 3.1 .791 1.1 2.9 4.0 10.7 1.8 0.1 3.5 2.4 13.3
4 Melvin Turpin 25 80 69 2292 7.2 13.2 .544 0.0 0.1 .000 7.2 13.1 .547 2.9 3.6 .811 2.9 5.9 8.7 0.9 1.0 1.7 2.1 4.1 17.2
5 Ben Poquette 30 81 3 1496 4.0 8.4 .477 0.0 0.2 .200 3.9 8.1 .485 1.7 2.4 .720 2.9 6.1 9.0 1.9 0.8 0.8 1.6 4.5 9.8
6 Keith Lee 23 58 38 1197 5.3 11.4 .466 0.1 0.3 .222 5.3 11.2 .472 2.3 2.9 .781 3.5 7.1 10.6 2.0 0.9 1.1 2.3 6.1 13.0
7 Mark West 25 67 26 1172 3.5 6.4 .541 0.0 0.0 3.5 6.4 .541 1.7 3.2 .524 3.0 6.9 9.9 0.6 0.8 1.9 2.8 7.2 8.6
8 Dirk Minniefield 25 76 2 1131 5.3 11.0 .481 0.3 1.2 .270 5.0 9.9 .506 2.3 3.0 .785 1.4 2.8 4.2 8.6 2.1 0.0 3.4 5.3 13.3
9 Edgar Jones 29 53 6 1011 6.7 13.2 .505 0.2 0.8 .304 6.4 12.4 .519 4.7 6.3 .742 2.5 4.8 7.4 1.6 1.1 1.4 2.3 5.1 18.3
10 Lonnie Shelton 30 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
11 Phil Hubbard 29 23 21 640 5.2 11.1 .470 0.0 0.1 .000 5.2 11.1 .472 4.3 6.3 .679 2.7 4.1 6.8 1.6 1.1 0.2 3.7 4.4 14.7
12 Eddie Johnson 30 32 4 615 7.6 17.2 .440 1.4 3.8 .369 6.1 13.3 .461 1.9 2.6 .733 0.8 1.9 2.7 6.7 0.5 0.1 3.5 3.3 18.4
13 Johnny Davis 30 39 0 612 6.0 13.9 .430 0.1 0.6 .182 5.9 13.3 .442 3.9 4.6 .848 0.4 1.8 2.1 6.2 1.4 0.2 2.4 2.6 16.1
14 Ron Brewer 30 40 3 552 5.4 14.0 .386 0.3 1.1 .294 5.1 12.9 .394 2.2 2.4 .892 0.9 2.5 3.5 2.6 1.1 0.4 1.4 2.8 13.3
15 Ben McDonald 23 21 0 266 3.8 7.8 .483 0.0 0.1 .000 3.8 7.7 .491 0.7 1.1 .625 2.0 3.1 5.1 1.2 0.9 0.1 1.4 4.1 8.3
16 Ron Anderson 27 17 3 207 6.4 12.9 .500 0.0 0.2 .000 6.4 12.7 .507 2.1 2.8 .750 0.9 3.7 4.5 1.4 0.2 0.0 1.0 3.5 15.0
17 Ennis Whatley 23 8 0 66 4.9 10.4 .474 0.0 0.0 4.9 10.4 .474 2.2 3.8 .571 1.1 2.7 3.8 7.1 2.7 0.0 3.3 4.4 12.0

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 Roy Hinson 24 82 2834 17.4 .578 .532 .434 .003 6.5 18.4 12.4 5.5 1.0 2.3 11.9 22.8 111 107 4.5 2.9 7.4 .125
2 World B. Free 32 75 2535 19.0 .533 .480 .339 .118 3.1 6.4 4.7 19.9 1.7 0.4 9.5 29.3 109 111 4.5 1.5 6.1 .115
3 John Bagley 25 78 2472 15.2 .475 .428 .249 .043 3.4 8.9 6.1 40.7 2.3 0.2 19.9 19.8 102 109 1.0 2.0 3.0 .059
4 Melvin Turpin 25 80 2292 16.4 .585 .544 .272 .005 8.8 18.0 13.4 3.5 1.3 2.6 12.5 19.1 112 106 3.4 2.6 6.0 .125
5 Ben Poquette 30 81 1496 10.4 .518 .480 .287 .029 8.9 18.6 13.8 6.8 1.0 1.2 14.8 12.6 106 108 0.9 1.4 2.3 .075
6 Keith Lee 23 58 1197 12.0 .510 .468 .253 .024 10.7 21.7 16.2 7.7 1.1 1.8 15.6 17.1 102 106 0.5 1.4 1.9 .075
7 Mark West 25 67 1172 7.7 .550 .541 .493 .000 9.1 21.2 15.2 2.2 1.1 3.0 26.4 12.1 92 106 -0.6 1.5 0.9 .037
8 Dirk Minniefield 25 76 1131 14.1 .537 .496 .268 .107 4.2 8.6 6.4 32.5 2.7 0.1 21.8 17.9 105 108 0.9 1.0 1.9 .083
9 Edgar Jones 29 53 1011 15.8 .572 .515 .481 .062 7.8 14.8 11.3 6.4 1.4 2.1 12.5 20.7 111 108 1.6 1.0 2.6 .122
10 Lonnie Shelton 30 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
11 Phil Hubbard 29 23 640 9.7 .530 .470 .566 .005 8.3 12.4 10.4 6.2 1.5 0.3 21.1 20.0 95 110 -0.3 0.5 0.2 .015
12 Eddie Johnson 30 32 615 12.4 .504 .481 .154 .222 2.3 5.9 4.1 27.7 0.6 0.1 16.1 24.8 99 113 0.1 0.2 0.2 .018
13 Johnny Davis 30 39 612 13.7 .502 .435 .333 .046 1.1 5.4 3.2 24.1 1.9 0.4 12.8 20.8 105 111 0.5 0.4 0.9 .067
14 Ron Brewer 30 40 552 9.1 .441 .398 .172 .079 2.8 7.8 5.3 9.9 1.5 0.6 8.3 18.7 96 111 -0.2 0.3 0.2 .016
15 Ben McDonald 23 21 266 6.7 .496 .483 .138 .017 6.2 9.5 7.9 4.4 1.2 0.2 14.0 11.0 100 111 0.0 0.2 0.2 .033
16 Ron Anderson 27 17 207 10.4 .531 .500 .216 .014 2.7 11.2 6.9 5.5 0.2 0.0 6.9 17.2 109 113 0.2 0.1 0.3 .064
17 Ennis Whatley 23 8 66 12.4 .498 .474 .368 .000 3.3 8.4 5.9 26.5 3.6 0.0 21.4 17.4 98 107 0.0 0.1 0.1 .049

Salaries

Rk Player Salary
1 World B. Free $675,000
2 Melvin Turpin $450,000
3 Lonnie Shelton $420,000
4 John Bagley $300,000
5 Johnny Davis $300,000
6 Ben Poquette $284,000
7 Keith Lee $271,666
8 Edgar Jones $235,000
9 Phil Hubbard $225,000
10 Roy Hinson $220,000
11 Ennis Whatley $200,000
12 Mark West $150,000
13 Ron Anderson $115,000
14 Dirk Minniefield $75,000