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1971-72 Detroit Pistons Roster and Stats

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Record: 26-56, Finished 4th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Butch Van Breda Kolff (6-4), Terry Dischinger (0-2), Earl Lloyd (20-50)

PTS/G: 109.1 (10th of 17) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 115.9 (16th of 17)
SRS: -6.11 (14th of 17) ▪ Pace: 112.8 (7th of 17)
Off Rtg: 96.1 (12th of 17) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.2 (16th of 17)
Expected W-L: 25-57 (14th of 17)

Arena: Cobo Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

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
21 Dave Bing PG 6-3 180 November 24, 1943 5 Syracuse University
20 Jim Davis C 6-9 225 December 18, 1941 4 University of Colorado
43 Terry Dischinger SF 6-7 189 November 21, 1940 7 Purdue University
31 Bill Hewitt PF 6-7 210 August 8, 1944 3 University of Southern California
30 Howard Komives PG 6-1 185 May 9, 1941 7 Bowling Green State University
16 Bob Lanier C 6-11 250 September 10, 1948 1 St. Bonaventure University
26 Harvey Marlatt SG 6-3 185 August 26, 1948 1 Eastern Michigan University
23 Steve Mix SF 6-7 215 December 30, 1947 2 University of Toledo
51 Erwin Mueller PF 6-8 230 March 12, 1944 5 University of San Francisco
8 Willie Norwood SF 6-7 220 August 8, 1947 R Alcorn State University
14 Bob Quick SF 6-5 215 March 5, 1946 3 Xavier University
18 Curtis Rowe PF 6-7 225 July 2, 1949 R University of California, Los Angeles
24 Jimmy Walker SG 6-3 195 April 8, 1944 4 Providence College
10 Isaiah Wilson SG 6-2 175 May 31, 1948 R University of Baltimore

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 3482 7665 .454 3482 7665 .454 1981 2653 .747 3970 1687 1954 8945
Team/G 241.5 42.5 93.5 .454 42.5 93.5 .454 24.2 32.4 .747 48.4 20.6 23.8 109.1
Lg Rank 2 10 12 8 10 12 8 7 7 10 15 17 9 10
Year/Year -0.3% 0.4% -0.8% +0.006 0.4% -0.8% +0.006 -5.4% -5.5% +0.001 1.2% -0.5% -0.8% -0.9%
Opponent 82 19805 3822 8106 .472 3822 8106 .472 1862 2474 .753 4377 2214 1931 9506
Opponent/G 241.5 46.6 98.9 .472 46.6 98.9 .472 22.7 30.2 .753 53.4 27.0 23.5 115.9
Lg Rank 2 16 16 15 16 16 15 6 6 12 14 15 8 16
Year/Year -0.3% 8.4% 5.1% +0.014 8.4% 5.1% +0.014 -8.7% -8.5% -0.002 2.0% 15.8% -7.5% 4.6%

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 25 57 -6.84 0.73 -6.11 96.1 102.2 112.8 .346 .454 .258 .472 .230 Cobo Arena
Lg Rank 14 14 14 2 14 12 16 7 6 8 7 15 6

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 Lanier 23 80 3092 834 1690 .493 834 1690 .493 388 505 .768 1132 248 297 2056
2 Jimmy Walker 27 78 3083 634 1386 .457 634 1386 .457 397 480 .827 231 315 198 1665
3 Curtis Rowe 22 82 2661 369 802 .460 369 802 .460 192 287 .669 699 99 171 930
4 Howard Komives 30 79 2071 262 702 .373 262 702 .373 164 203 .808 172 291 196 688
5 Terry Dischinger 31 79 2062 295 574 .514 295 574 .514 156 200 .780 338 92 289 746
6 Dave Bing 28 45 1936 369 891 .414 369 891 .414 278 354 .785 186 317 138 1016
7 Willie Norwood 24 78 1272 222 440 .505 222 440 .505 140 215 .651 316 43 229 584
8 Bill Hewitt 27 68 1203 131 277 .473 131 277 .473 41 82 .500 370 71 134 303
9 Jim Davis 30 52 684 121 251 .482 121 251 .482 64 98 .653 196 38 106 306
10 Erwin Mueller 27 42 605 68 197 .345 68 197 .345 43 74 .581 147 57 64 179
11 Harvey Marlatt 23 31 506 60 149 .403 60 149 .403 36 42 .857 62 60 64 156
12 Isaiah Wilson 23 48 322 63 177 .356 63 177 .356 41 56 .732 47 41 32 167
13 Bob Quick 25 18 204 39 82 .476 39 82 .476 34 45 .756 51 11 29 112
14 Steve Mix 24 8 104 15 47 .319 15 47 .319 7 12 .583 23 4 7 37

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 Dave Bing 28 45 43.0 8.2 19.8 .414 8.2 19.8 .414 6.2 7.9 .785 4.1 7.0 3.1 22.6
2 Jimmy Walker 27 78 39.5 8.1 17.8 .457 8.1 17.8 .457 5.1 6.2 .827 3.0 4.0 2.5 21.3
3 Bob Lanier 23 80 38.7 10.4 21.1 .493 10.4 21.1 .493 4.9 6.3 .768 14.2 3.1 3.7 25.7
4 Curtis Rowe 22 82 32.5 4.5 9.8 .460 4.5 9.8 .460 2.3 3.5 .669 8.5 1.2 2.1 11.3
5 Howard Komives 30 79 26.2 3.3 8.9 .373 3.3 8.9 .373 2.1 2.6 .808 2.2 3.7 2.5 8.7
6 Terry Dischinger 31 79 26.1 3.7 7.3 .514 3.7 7.3 .514 2.0 2.5 .780 4.3 1.2 3.7 9.4
7 Bill Hewitt 27 68 17.7 1.9 4.1 .473 1.9 4.1 .473 0.6 1.2 .500 5.4 1.0 2.0 4.5
8 Harvey Marlatt 23 31 16.3 1.9 4.8 .403 1.9 4.8 .403 1.2 1.4 .857 2.0 1.9 2.1 5.0
9 Willie Norwood 24 78 16.3 2.8 5.6 .505 2.8 5.6 .505 1.8 2.8 .651 4.1 0.6 2.9 7.5
10 Erwin Mueller 27 42 14.4 1.6 4.7 .345 1.6 4.7 .345 1.0 1.8 .581 3.5 1.4 1.5 4.3
11 Jim Davis 30 52 13.2 2.3 4.8 .482 2.3 4.8 .482 1.2 1.9 .653 3.8 0.7 2.0 5.9
12 Steve Mix 24 8 13.0 1.9 5.9 .319 1.9 5.9 .319 0.9 1.5 .583 2.9 0.5 0.9 4.6
13 Bob Quick 25 18 11.3 2.2 4.6 .476 2.2 4.6 .476 1.9 2.5 .756 2.8 0.6 1.6 6.2
14 Isaiah Wilson 23 48 6.7 1.3 3.7 .356 1.3 3.7 .356 0.9 1.2 .732 1.0 0.9 0.7 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 Bob Lanier 23 80 3092 9.7 19.7 .493 9.7 19.7 .493 4.5 5.9 .768 13.2 2.9 3.5 23.9
2 Jimmy Walker 27 78 3083 7.4 16.2 .457 7.4 16.2 .457 4.6 5.6 .827 2.7 3.7 2.3 19.4
3 Curtis Rowe 22 82 2661 5.0 10.9 .460 5.0 10.9 .460 2.6 3.9 .669 9.5 1.3 2.3 12.6
4 Howard Komives 30 79 2071 4.6 12.2 .373 4.6 12.2 .373 2.9 3.5 .808 3.0 5.1 3.4 12.0
5 Terry Dischinger 31 79 2062 5.2 10.0 .514 5.2 10.0 .514 2.7 3.5 .780 5.9 1.6 5.0 13.0
6 Dave Bing 28 45 1936 6.9 16.6 .414 6.9 16.6 .414 5.2 6.6 .785 3.5 5.9 2.6 18.9
7 Willie Norwood 24 78 1272 6.3 12.5 .505 6.3 12.5 .505 4.0 6.1 .651 8.9 1.2 6.5 16.5
8 Bill Hewitt 27 68 1203 3.9 8.3 .473 3.9 8.3 .473 1.2 2.5 .500 11.1 2.1 4.0 9.1
9 Jim Davis 30 52 684 6.4 13.2 .482 6.4 13.2 .482 3.4 5.2 .653 10.3 2.0 5.6 16.1
10 Erwin Mueller 27 42 605 4.0 11.7 .345 4.0 11.7 .345 2.6 4.4 .581 8.7 3.4 3.8 10.7
11 Harvey Marlatt 23 31 506 4.3 10.6 .403 4.3 10.6 .403 2.6 3.0 .857 4.4 4.3 4.6 11.1
12 Isaiah Wilson 23 48 322 7.0 19.8 .356 7.0 19.8 .356 4.6 6.3 .732 5.3 4.6 3.6 18.7
13 Bob Quick 25 18 204 6.9 14.5 .476 6.9 14.5 .476 6.0 7.9 .756 9.0 1.9 5.1 19.8
14 Steve Mix 24 8 104 5.2 16.3 .319 5.2 16.3 .319 2.4 4.2 .583 8.0 1.4 2.4 12.8

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 Lanier 23 80 3092 23.1 .538 .493 .299 17.4 13.2 7.7 0.7 8.4 .130
2 Jimmy Walker 27 78 3083 15.6 .521 .457 .346 3.6 15.2 5.1 0.4 5.5 .085
3 Curtis Rowe 22 82 2661 12.3 .501 .460 .358 12.5 5.0 1.8 0.4 2.3 .041
4 Howard Komives 30 79 2071 9.6 .435 .373 .289 3.9 18.7 -1.1 0.3 -0.8 -0.019
5 Terry Dischinger 31 79 2062 10.9 .563 .514 .348 7.8 6.1 3.6 0.3 3.9 .090
6 Dave Bing 28 45 1936 16.2 .485 .414 .397 4.6 23.8 1.4 0.3 1.7 .042
7 Willie Norwood 24 78 1272 13.4 .546 .505 .489 11.8 4.8 2.4 0.2 2.6 .097
8 Bill Hewitt 27 68 1203 10.5 .484 .473 .296 14.6 7.7 0.4 0.2 0.6 .023
9 Jim Davis 30 52 684 14.3 .520 .482 .390 13.6 7.9 0.9 0.1 1.0 .072
10 Erwin Mueller 27 42 605 9.1 .390 .345 .376 11.5 12.3 -0.9 0.1 -0.8 -0.064
11 Harvey Marlatt 23 31 506 9.5 .466 .403 .282 5.8 15.6 0.0 0.1 0.1 .012
12 Isaiah Wilson 23 48 322 12.6 .414 .356 .316 6.9 18.6 -0.5 0.1 -0.5 -0.074
13 Bob Quick 25 18 204 17.1 .550 .476 .549 11.9 7.8 0.5 0.0 0.5 .121
14 Steve Mix 24 8 104 7.2 .354 .319 .255 10.5 5.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.142