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1958-59 Detroit Pistons Roster and Stats

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Record: 28-44, Finished 3rd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Rocha (28-44)

PTS/G: 105.1 (6th of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 106.3 (3rd of 8)
SRS: -1.36 (5th of 8) ▪ Pace: 117.8 (5th of 8)
Off Rtg: 88.4 (6th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 89.4 (4th of 8)
Expected W-L: 33-39 (5th of 8)

Arena: Detroit Olympia ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1959 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Semifinals (1-2) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 20 points  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
10 Barney Cable PF 6-7 175 July 29, 1935 R Bradley University
12 Ed Conlin SG 6-5 200 September 2, 1933 3 Fordham University
23 Walter Dukes C 7-0 220 June 23, 1930 3 Seton Hall University
22 Dick Farley SG 6-4 190 April 13, 1932 2 Indiana University
9 Joe Holup SF 6-6 215 February 26, 1934 2 George Washington University
16 Phil Jordon PF 6-10 205 September 12, 1933 2 Whitworth
17 Earl Lloyd SF 6-5 200 April 3, 1928 7 West Virginia State University
15 Dick McGuire PG 6-0 180 January 25, 1926 9 St. John's University
6 Shellie McMillon PF 6-5 205 March 11, 1936 R Bradley University
14 Chuck Noble SG 6-4 190 July 24, 1931 3 University of Louisville
21 Gene Shue PG 6-2 170 December 18, 1931 4 University of Maryland
12 George Yardley SF 6-5 190 November 3, 1928 5 Stanford 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 72 2811 7305 .385 2811 7305 .385 1943 2627 .740 4860 1317 1881 7565
Team/G 39.0 101.5 .385 39.0 101.5 .385 27.0 36.5 .740 67.5 18.3 26.1 105.1
Lg Rank 7 5 7 7 5 7 6 5 6 8 8 5 6
Year/Year 2.4% 0.1% +0.008 2.4% 0.1% +0.008 -7.2% -5.3% -0.015 -6.0% 4.2% 4.1% -0.3%
Opponent 72 7657
Opponent/G 106.3
Lg Rank 3
Year/Year -1.3%

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 33 39 -1.28 -0.10 -1.36 88.4 89.4 117.8 .360 .385 .266 Detroit Olympia
Lg Rank 5 5 5 5 5 6 4 5 4 7 5

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 Gene Shue 27 72 2745 464 1197 .388 464 1197 .388 338 421 .803 335 231 129 1266
2 Walter Dukes 28 72 2338 318 904 .352 318 904 .352 297 452 .657 958 64 332 933
3 Dick McGuire 33 71 2063 232 543 .427 232 543 .427 191 258 .740 285 443 147 655
4 Phil Jordon 25 72 2058 399 967 .413 399 967 .413 231 303 .762 594 83 193 1029
5 Earl Lloyd 30 72 1796 234 670 .349 234 670 .349 137 182 .753 500 90 291 605
6 Joe Holup 24 68 1502 209 580 .360 209 580 .360 152 200 .760 352 73 239 570
7 George Yardley 30 46 1419 350 843 .415 350 843 .415 258 316 .816 327 40 122 958
8 Dick Farley 26 70 1280 177 448 .395 177 448 .395 137 186 .737 195 124 130 491
9 Chuck Noble 27 65 939 189 560 .338 189 560 .338 83 113 .735 115 114 126 461
10 Shellie McMillon 22 48 700 127 289 .439 127 289 .439 55 104 .529 285 26 110 309
11 Ed Conlin 25 15 354 68 175 .389 68 175 .389 41 63 .651 91 17 32 177
12 Barney Cable 23 31 271 43 126 .341 43 126 .341 23 29 .793 88 12 30 109

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 Gene Shue 27 72 38.1 6.4 16.6 .388 6.4 16.6 .388 4.7 5.8 .803 4.7 3.2 1.8 17.6
2 Walter Dukes 28 72 32.5 4.4 12.6 .352 4.4 12.6 .352 4.1 6.3 .657 13.3 0.9 4.6 13.0
3 George Yardley 30 46 30.8 7.6 18.3 .415 7.6 18.3 .415 5.6 6.9 .816 7.1 0.9 2.7 20.8
4 Dick McGuire 33 71 29.1 3.3 7.6 .427 3.3 7.6 .427 2.7 3.6 .740 4.0 6.2 2.1 9.2
5 Phil Jordon 25 72 28.6 5.5 13.4 .413 5.5 13.4 .413 3.2 4.2 .762 8.3 1.2 2.7 14.3
6 Earl Lloyd 30 72 24.9 3.3 9.3 .349 3.3 9.3 .349 1.9 2.5 .753 6.9 1.3 4.0 8.4
7 Ed Conlin 25 15 23.6 4.5 11.7 .389 4.5 11.7 .389 2.7 4.2 .651 6.1 1.1 2.1 11.8
8 Joe Holup 24 68 22.1 3.1 8.5 .360 3.1 8.5 .360 2.2 2.9 .760 5.2 1.1 3.5 8.4
9 Dick Farley 26 70 18.3 2.5 6.4 .395 2.5 6.4 .395 2.0 2.7 .737 2.8 1.8 1.9 7.0
10 Shellie McMillon 22 48 14.6 2.6 6.0 .439 2.6 6.0 .439 1.1 2.2 .529 5.9 0.5 2.3 6.4
11 Chuck Noble 27 65 14.4 2.9 8.6 .338 2.9 8.6 .338 1.3 1.7 .735 1.8 1.8 1.9 7.1
12 Barney Cable 23 31 8.7 1.4 4.1 .341 1.4 4.1 .341 0.7 0.9 .793 2.8 0.4 1.0 3.5

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 Gene Shue 27 72 2745 6.1 15.7 .388 6.1 15.7 .388 4.4 5.5 .803 4.4 3.0 1.7 16.6
2 Walter Dukes 28 72 2338 4.9 13.9 .352 4.9 13.9 .352 4.6 7.0 .657 14.8 1.0 5.1 14.4
3 Dick McGuire 33 71 2063 4.0 9.5 .427 4.0 9.5 .427 3.3 4.5 .740 5.0 7.7 2.6 11.4
4 Phil Jordon 25 72 2058 7.0 16.9 .413 7.0 16.9 .413 4.0 5.3 .762 10.4 1.5 3.4 18.0
5 Earl Lloyd 30 72 1796 4.7 13.4 .349 4.7 13.4 .349 2.7 3.6 .753 10.0 1.8 5.8 12.1
6 Joe Holup 24 68 1502 5.0 13.9 .360 5.0 13.9 .360 3.6 4.8 .760 8.4 1.7 5.7 13.7
7 George Yardley 30 46 1419 8.9 21.4 .415 8.9 21.4 .415 6.5 8.0 .816 8.3 1.0 3.1 24.3
8 Dick Farley 26 70 1280 5.0 12.6 .395 5.0 12.6 .395 3.9 5.2 .737 5.5 3.5 3.7 13.8
9 Chuck Noble 27 65 939 7.2 21.5 .338 7.2 21.5 .338 3.2 4.3 .735 4.4 4.4 4.8 17.7
10 Shellie McMillon 22 48 700 6.5 14.9 .439 6.5 14.9 .439 2.8 5.3 .529 14.7 1.3 5.7 15.9
11 Ed Conlin 25 15 354 6.9 17.8 .389 6.9 17.8 .389 4.2 6.4 .651 9.3 1.7 3.3 18.0
12 Barney Cable 23 31 271 5.7 16.7 .341 5.7 16.7 .341 3.1 3.9 .793 11.7 1.6 4.0 14.5

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 Gene Shue 27 72 2745 .388 15.7 .388 .803
2 Walter Dukes 28 72 2338 .352 13.9 .352 .657
3 Dick McGuire 33 71 2063 .427 9.5 .427 .740
4 Phil Jordon 25 72 2058 .413 16.9 .413 .762
5 Earl Lloyd 30 72 1796 .349 13.4 .349 .753
6 Joe Holup 24 68 1502 .360 13.9 .360 .760
7 George Yardley 30 46 1419 .415 21.4 .415 .816
8 Dick Farley 26 70 1280 .395 12.6 .395 .737
9 Chuck Noble 27 65 939 .338 21.5 .338 .735
10 Shellie McMillon 22 48 700 .439 14.9 .439 .529
11 Ed Conlin 25 15 354 .389 17.8 .389 .651
12 Barney Cable 23 31 271 .341 16.7 .341 .793

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 Gene Shue 27 72 2745 14.6 .458 .388 .352 3.1 2.6 5.6 .098
2 Walter Dukes 28 72 2338 13.9 .423 .352 .500 -0.1 3.3 3.2 .066
3 Dick McGuire 33 71 2063 16.5 .499 .427 .475 3.8 3.1 6.9 .160
4 Phil Jordon 25 72 2058 16.8 .468 .413 .313 2.8 2.4 5.2 .121
5 Earl Lloyd 30 72 1796 9.7 .403 .349 .272 -0.8 2.1 1.3 .034
6 Joe Holup 24 68 1502 10.4 .427 .360 .345 0.2 1.6 1.8 .056
7 George Yardley 30 46 1419 20.5 .488 .415 .375 3.6 1.4 5.0 .168
8 Dick Farley 26 70 1280 12.9 .463 .395 .415 1.4 1.3 2.8 .104
9 Chuck Noble 27 65 939 10.6 .378 .338 .202 -1.5 1.0 -0.5 -0.024
10 Shellie McMillon 22 48 700 16.1 .462 .439 .360 0.7 1.0 1.7 .119
11 Ed Conlin 25 15 354 15.1 .437 .389 .360 0.2 0.4 0.5 .074
12 Barney Cable 23 31 271 12.3 .393 .341 .230 -0.2 0.3 0.1 .017

Playoffs 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 Gene Shue 27 3 118 28 60 .467 28 60 .467 27 33 .818 14 10 7 83
2 Walter Dukes 28 3 113 15 30 .500 15 30 .500 13 17 .765 40 3 15 43
3 Dick McGuire 33 3 109 20 32 .625 20 32 .625 7 11 .636 17 19 10 47
4 Phil Jordon 25 3 99 15 45 .333 15 45 .333 15 18 .833 24 5 9 45
5 Earl Lloyd 30 3 87 9 28 .321 9 28 .321 8 8 1.000 18 7 12 26
6 Shellie McMillon 22 3 54 7 23 .304 7 23 .304 5 6 .833 14 0 16 19
7 Ed Conlin 25 3 43 4 16 .250 4 16 .250 2 4 .500 7 4 5 10
8 Joe Holup 24 3 36 3 14 .214 3 14 .214 6 7 .857 8 3 7 12
9 Dick Farley 26 3 33 5 12 .417 5 12 .417 1 1 1.000 6 3 6 11
10 Chuck Noble 27 3 28 5 17 .294 5 17 .294 2 2 1.000 0 1 3 12

Playoffs 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 Gene Shue 27 3 39.3 9.3 20.0 .467 9.3 20.0 .467 9.0 11.0 .818 4.7 3.3 2.3 27.7
2 Walter Dukes 28 3 37.7 5.0 10.0 .500 5.0 10.0 .500 4.3 5.7 .765 13.3 1.0 5.0 14.3
3 Dick McGuire 33 3 36.3 6.7 10.7 .625 6.7 10.7 .625 2.3 3.7 .636 5.7 6.3 3.3 15.7
4 Phil Jordon 25 3 33.0 5.0 15.0 .333 5.0 15.0 .333 5.0 6.0 .833 8.0 1.7 3.0 15.0
5 Earl Lloyd 30 3 29.0 3.0 9.3 .321 3.0 9.3 .321 2.7 2.7 1.000 6.0 2.3 4.0 8.7
6 Shellie McMillon 22 3 18.0 2.3 7.7 .304 2.3 7.7 .304 1.7 2.0 .833 4.7 0.0 5.3 6.3
7 Ed Conlin 25 3 14.3 1.3 5.3 .250 1.3 5.3 .250 0.7 1.3 .500 2.3 1.3 1.7 3.3
8 Joe Holup 24 3 12.0 1.0 4.7 .214 1.0 4.7 .214 2.0 2.3 .857 2.7 1.0 2.3 4.0
9 Dick Farley 26 3 11.0 1.7 4.0 .417 1.7 4.0 .417 0.3 0.3 1.000 2.0 1.0 2.0 3.7
10 Chuck Noble 27 3 9.3 1.7 5.7 .294 1.7 5.7 .294 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.0 0.3 1.0 4.0

Playoffs 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 Gene Shue 27 3 118 8.5 18.3 .467 8.5 18.3 .467 8.2 10.1 .818 4.3 3.1 2.1 25.3
2 Walter Dukes 28 3 113 4.8 9.6 .500 4.8 9.6 .500 4.1 5.4 .765 12.7 1.0 4.8 13.7
3 Dick McGuire 33 3 109 6.6 10.6 .625 6.6 10.6 .625 2.3 3.6 .636 5.6 6.3 3.3 15.5
4 Phil Jordon 25 3 99 5.5 16.4 .333 5.5 16.4 .333 5.5 6.5 .833 8.7 1.8 3.3 16.4
5 Earl Lloyd 30 3 87 3.7 11.6 .321 3.7 11.6 .321 3.3 3.3 1.000 7.4 2.9 5.0 10.8
6 Shellie McMillon 22 3 54 4.7 15.3 .304 4.7 15.3 .304 3.3 4.0 .833 9.3 0.0 10.7 12.7
7 Ed Conlin 25 3 43 3.3 13.4 .250 3.3 13.4 .250 1.7 3.3 .500 5.9 3.3 4.2 8.4
8 Joe Holup 24 3 36 3.0 14.0 .214 3.0 14.0 .214 6.0 7.0 .857 8.0 3.0 7.0 12.0
9 Dick Farley 26 3 33 5.5 13.1 .417 5.5 13.1 .417 1.1 1.1 1.000 6.5 3.3 6.5 12.0
10 Chuck Noble 27 3 28 6.4 21.9 .294 6.4 21.9 .294 2.6 2.6 1.000 0.0 1.3 3.9 15.4

Playoffs 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 Gene Shue 27 3 118 .467 18.3 .467 .818
2 Walter Dukes 28 3 113 .500 9.6 .500 .765
3 Dick McGuire 33 3 109 .625 10.6 .625 .636
4 Phil Jordon 25 3 99 .333 16.4 .333 .833
5 Earl Lloyd 30 3 87 .321 11.6 .321 1.000
6 Shellie McMillon 22 3 54 .304 15.3 .304 .833
7 Ed Conlin 25 3 43 .250 13.4 .250 .500
8 Joe Holup 24 3 36 .214 14.0 .214 .857
9 Dick Farley 26 3 33 .417 13.1 .417 1.000
10 Chuck Noble 27 3 28 .294 21.9 .294 1.000

Playoffs 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 Gene Shue 27 3 118 24.1 .557 .467 .550 15.9 0.6 0.0 0.6 .231
2 Walter Dukes 28 3 113 16.5 .574 .500 .567 4.2 0.3 0.0 0.3 .138
3 Dick McGuire 33 3 109 20.9 .638 .625 .344 29.7 0.5 0.0 0.5 .215
4 Phil Jordon 25 3 99 13.3 .425 .333 .400 8.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.004
5 Earl Lloyd 30 3 87 9.2 .412 .321 .286 12.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.009
6 Shellie McMillon 22 3 54 3.2 .371 .304 .261 0.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.082
7 Ed Conlin 25 3 43 3.3 .282 .250 .250 13.7 -0.2 0.0 -0.1 -0.164
8 Joe Holup 24 3 36 6.5 .351 .214 .500 12.1 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.096
9 Dick Farley 26 3 33 9.5 .442 .417 .083 14.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 .020
10 Chuck Noble 27 3 28 2.3 .336 .294 .118 6.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.173