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1959-60 Minneapolis Lakers Roster and Stats

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Record: 25-50, Finished 3rd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Castellani (11-25), Jim Pollard (14-25)

PTS/G: 107.3 (8th of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.5 (2nd of 8)
SRS: -4.14 (7th of 8) ▪ Pace: 121.2 (7th of 8)
Off Rtg: 87.7 (8th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 91.2 (4th of 8)
Expected W-L: 28-47 (7th of 8)

Arena: Minneapolis Armory ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1960 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Finals (3-4) versus St. Louis Hawks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Division Semifinals (0-2) versus Detroit Pistons  (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
22 Elgin Baylor SF 6-5 225 September 16, 1934 1 Seattle University
30 Boo Ellis PF 6-5 185 February 11, 1936 1 Niagara University
14 Ray Felix C 6-11 220 December 10, 1930 6 Long Island University
50 Ed Fleming SG 6-3 189 July 25, 1933 4 Niagara University
14 Larry Foust C 6-9 215 June 24, 1928 9 La Salle University
16 Dick Garmaker G-F 6-3 200 October 29, 1932 4 University of Minnesota
30 Steve Hamilton SF 6-6 190 November 30, 1935 1 Morehead State University
20 Tom Hawkins SF 6-5 210 December 22, 1936 R University of Notre Dame
33 Hot Rod Hundley SG 6-4 185 October 26, 1934 2 West Virginia University
32 Jim Krebs C 6-8 230 September 8, 1935 2 Southern Methodist University
35 Rudy LaRusso PF 6-7 220 November 11, 1937 R Dartmouth College
21 Slick Leonard PG 6-3 185 July 17, 1932 3 Indiana University
16 Nick Mantis SG 6-3 190 December 7, 1935 R Northwestern University
70 Frank Selvy SG 6-3 180 November 9, 1932 4 Furman University
44 Chuck Share C 6-11 235 March 14, 1927 8 Bowling Green State University
24 Bobby Smith G 6-4 190 August 20, 1937 R West Virginia University
17 Ron Sobie PG 6-3 185 September 21, 1934 3 DePaul 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 75 3040 7884 .386 3040 7884 .386 1965 2691 .730 5432 1444 1813 8045
Team/G 40.5 105.1 .386 40.5 105.1 .386 26.2 35.9 .730 72.4 19.3 24.2 107.3
Lg Rank 8 6 8 8 6 8 4 3 5 4 8 2 8
Year/Year 5.0% 6.8% -0.007 5.0% 6.8% -0.007 -8.9% -5.0% -0.032 1.3% 1.0% -7.1% 1.2%
Opponent 75 8362
Opponent/G 111.5
Lg Rank 2
Year/Year 3.9%

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 28 47 -4.23 0.09 -4.14 87.7 91.2 121.2 .341 .386 .249 Minneapolis Armory
Lg Rank 7 7 7 5 7 8 4 7 4 8 4

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 Elgin Baylor 25 70 2873 755 1781 .424 755 1781 .424 564 770 .732 1150 243 234 2074
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 73 2279 365 1019 .358 365 1019 .358 203 273 .744 390 338 194 933
3 Rudy LaRusso 22 71 2092 355 913 .389 355 913 .389 265 357 .742 679 83 222 975
4 Slick Leonard 27 73 2074 231 717 .322 231 717 .322 136 193 .705 245 252 171 598
5 Tom Hawkins 23 69 1467 220 579 .380 220 579 .380 106 164 .646 428 54 188 546
6 Jim Krebs 24 75 1269 237 605 .392 237 605 .392 98 136 .721 327 38 210 572
7 Dick Garmaker 27 44 1187 198 525 .377 198 525 .377 117 163 .718 189 133 126 513
8 Frank Selvy 27 43 1091 169 427 .396 169 427 .396 122 160 .763 127 81 76 460
9 Ray Felix 29 31 696 105 261 .402 105 261 .402 51 79 .646 258 29 133 261
10 Boo Ellis 23 46 671 64 185 .346 64 185 .346 51 76 .671 236 27 64 179
11 Ed Fleming 26 27 413 59 141 .418 59 141 .418 53 69 .768 87 38 46 171
12 Steve Hamilton 24 15 247 29 77 .377 29 77 .377 18 23 .783 58 7 39 76
13 Bobby Smith 22 10 130 13 54 .241 13 54 .241 11 16 .688 33 14 10 37
14 Nick Mantis 24 10 71 10 39 .256 10 39 .256 1 2 .500 6 9 8 21
15 Ron Sobie 25 1 13 1 4 .250 1 4 .250 0 1 .000 2 2 4 2
16 Larry Foust 31 47
17 Chuck Share 32 3

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 Elgin Baylor 25 70 41.0 10.8 25.4 .424 10.8 25.4 .424 8.1 11.0 .732 16.4 3.5 3.3 29.6
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 73 31.2 5.0 14.0 .358 5.0 14.0 .358 2.8 3.7 .744 5.3 4.6 2.7 12.8
3 Rudy LaRusso 22 71 29.5 5.0 12.9 .389 5.0 12.9 .389 3.7 5.0 .742 9.6 1.2 3.1 13.7
4 Slick Leonard 27 73 28.4 3.2 9.8 .322 3.2 9.8 .322 1.9 2.6 .705 3.4 3.5 2.3 8.2
5 Dick Garmaker 27 44 27.0 4.5 11.9 .377 4.5 11.9 .377 2.7 3.7 .718 4.3 3.0 2.9 11.7
6 Frank Selvy 27 43 25.4 3.9 9.9 .396 3.9 9.9 .396 2.8 3.7 .763 3.0 1.9 1.8 10.7
7 Ray Felix 29 31 22.5 3.4 8.4 .402 3.4 8.4 .402 1.6 2.5 .646 8.3 0.9 4.3 8.4
8 Tom Hawkins 23 69 21.3 3.2 8.4 .380 3.2 8.4 .380 1.5 2.4 .646 6.2 0.8 2.7 7.9
9 Jim Krebs 24 75 16.9 3.2 8.1 .392 3.2 8.1 .392 1.3 1.8 .721 4.4 0.5 2.8 7.6
10 Steve Hamilton 24 15 16.5 1.9 5.1 .377 1.9 5.1 .377 1.2 1.5 .783 3.9 0.5 2.6 5.1
11 Ed Fleming 26 27 15.3 2.2 5.2 .418 2.2 5.2 .418 2.0 2.6 .768 3.2 1.4 1.7 6.3
12 Boo Ellis 23 46 14.6 1.4 4.0 .346 1.4 4.0 .346 1.1 1.7 .671 5.1 0.6 1.4 3.9
13 Bobby Smith 22 10 13.0 1.3 5.4 .241 1.3 5.4 .241 1.1 1.6 .688 3.3 1.4 1.0 3.7
14 Ron Sobie 25 1 13.0 1.0 4.0 .250 1.0 4.0 .250 0.0 1.0 .000 2.0 2.0 4.0 2.0
15 Nick Mantis 24 10 7.1 1.0 3.9 .256 1.0 3.9 .256 0.1 0.2 .500 0.6 0.9 0.8 2.1
16 Larry Foust 31 47
17 Chuck Share 32 3

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 Elgin Baylor 25 70 2873 9.5 22.3 .424 9.5 22.3 .424 7.1 9.6 .732 14.4 3.0 2.9 26.0
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 73 2279 5.8 16.1 .358 5.8 16.1 .358 3.2 4.3 .744 6.2 5.3 3.1 14.7
3 Rudy LaRusso 22 71 2092 6.1 15.7 .389 6.1 15.7 .389 4.6 6.1 .742 11.7 1.4 3.8 16.8
4 Slick Leonard 27 73 2074 4.0 12.4 .322 4.0 12.4 .322 2.4 3.4 .705 4.3 4.4 3.0 10.4
5 Tom Hawkins 23 69 1467 5.4 14.2 .380 5.4 14.2 .380 2.6 4.0 .646 10.5 1.3 4.6 13.4
6 Jim Krebs 24 75 1269 6.7 17.2 .392 6.7 17.2 .392 2.8 3.9 .721 9.3 1.1 6.0 16.2
7 Dick Garmaker 27 44 1187 6.0 15.9 .377 6.0 15.9 .377 3.5 4.9 .718 5.7 4.0 3.8 15.6
8 Frank Selvy 27 43 1091 5.6 14.1 .396 5.6 14.1 .396 4.0 5.3 .763 4.2 2.7 2.5 15.2
9 Ray Felix 29 31 696 5.4 13.5 .402 5.4 13.5 .402 2.6 4.1 .646 13.3 1.5 6.9 13.5
10 Boo Ellis 23 46 671 3.4 9.9 .346 3.4 9.9 .346 2.7 4.1 .671 12.7 1.4 3.4 9.6
11 Ed Fleming 26 27 413 5.1 12.3 .418 5.1 12.3 .418 4.6 6.0 .768 7.6 3.3 4.0 14.9
12 Steve Hamilton 24 15 247 4.2 11.2 .377 4.2 11.2 .377 2.6 3.4 .783 8.5 1.0 5.7 11.1
13 Bobby Smith 22 10 130 3.6 15.0 .241 3.6 15.0 .241 3.0 4.4 .688 9.1 3.9 2.8 10.2
14 Nick Mantis 24 10 71 5.1 19.8 .256 5.1 19.8 .256 0.5 1.0 .500 3.0 4.6 4.1 10.6
15 Ron Sobie 25 1 13 2.8 11.1 .250 2.8 11.1 .250 0.0 2.8 .000 5.5 5.5 11.1 5.5
16 Larry Foust 31 47
17 Chuck Share 32 3

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 Elgin Baylor 25 70 2873 .424 22.3 .424 .732
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 73 2279 .358 16.1 .358 .744
3 Rudy LaRusso 22 71 2092 .389 15.7 .389 .742
4 Slick Leonard 27 73 2074 .322 12.4 .322 .705
5 Tom Hawkins 23 69 1467 .380 14.2 .380 .646
6 Jim Krebs 24 75 1269 .392 17.2 .392 .721
7 Dick Garmaker 27 44 1187 .377 15.9 .377 .718
8 Frank Selvy 27 43 1091 .396 14.1 .396 .763
9 Ray Felix 29 31 696 .402 13.5 .402 .646
10 Boo Ellis 23 46 671 .346 9.9 .346 .671
11 Ed Fleming 26 27 413 .418 12.3 .418 .768
12 Steve Hamilton 24 15 247 .377 11.2 .377 .783
13 Bobby Smith 22 10 130 .241 15.0 .241 .688
14 Nick Mantis 24 10 71 .256 19.8 .256 .500
15 Ron Sobie 25 1 13 .250 11.1 .250 .000
16 Larry Foust 31 47
17 Chuck Share 32 3

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 Elgin Baylor 25 70 2873 25.2 .489 .424 .432 7.4 4.1 11.5 .192
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 73 2279 12.9 .410 .358 .268 -0.7 2.7 1.9 .041
3 Rudy LaRusso 22 71 2092 14.9 .456 .389 .391 1.6 2.3 3.9 .091
4 Slick Leonard 27 73 2074 8.0 .373 .322 .269 -2.2 2.0 -0.1 -0.003
5 Tom Hawkins 23 69 1467 10.7 .419 .380 .283 -0.4 1.5 1.2 .038
6 Jim Krebs 24 75 1269 11.0 .430 .392 .225 0.0 1.2 1.2 .045
7 Dick Garmaker 27 44 1187 12.3 .430 .377 .310 0.2 1.2 1.4 .057
8 Frank Selvy 27 43 1091 12.0 .462 .396 .375 1.0 0.9 1.9 .083
9 Ray Felix 29 31 696 12.0 .441 .402 .303 0.2 0.9 1.1 .073
10 Boo Ellis 23 46 671 10.5 .410 .346 .411 -0.2 0.8 0.6 .041
11 Ed Fleming 26 27 413 14.5 .499 .418 .489 0.7 0.4 1.2 .136
12 Steve Hamilton 24 15 247 8.2 .436 .377 .299 0.0 0.2 0.3 .049
13 Bobby Smith 22 10 130 7.4 .303 .241 .296 -0.4 0.2 -0.3 -0.095
14 Nick Mantis 24 10 71 1.7 .263 .256 .051 -0.4 0.1 -0.3 -0.201
15 Ron Sobie 25 1 13 -0.8 .225 .250 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.121
16 Larry Foust 31 47
17 Chuck Share 32 3

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 Elgin Baylor 25 9 408 111 234 .474 111 234 .474 79 94 .840 127 31 38 301
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 9 337 41 122 .336 41 122 .336 24 37 .649 61 55 18 106
3 Frank Selvy 27 9 330 55 153 .359 55 153 .359 31 44 .705 55 29 21 141
4 Rudy LaRusso 22 9 321 56 132 .424 56 132 .424 27 35 .771 70 22 34 139
5 Slick Leonard 27 9 207 20 67 .299 20 67 .299 18 28 .643 10 45 17 58
6 Jim Krebs 24 9 157 23 55 .418 23 55 .418 5 10 .500 47 8 31 51
7 Ray Felix 29 8 147 17 41 .415 17 41 .415 18 25 .720 53 9 34 52
8 Chuck Share 32 9 123 6 14 .429 6 14 .429 10 11 .909 34 5 26 22
9 Tom Hawkins 23 8 119 22 45 .489 22 45 .489 15 18 .833 21 3 24 59
10 Boo Ellis 23 3 36 2 10 .200 2 10 .200 4 8 .500 12 2 3 8

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 Elgin Baylor 25 9 45.3 12.3 26.0 .474 12.3 26.0 .474 8.8 10.4 .840 14.1 3.4 4.2 33.4
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 9 37.4 4.6 13.6 .336 4.6 13.6 .336 2.7 4.1 .649 6.8 6.1 2.0 11.8
3 Frank Selvy 27 9 36.7 6.1 17.0 .359 6.1 17.0 .359 3.4 4.9 .705 6.1 3.2 2.3 15.7
4 Rudy LaRusso 22 9 35.7 6.2 14.7 .424 6.2 14.7 .424 3.0 3.9 .771 7.8 2.4 3.8 15.4
5 Slick Leonard 27 9 23.0 2.2 7.4 .299 2.2 7.4 .299 2.0 3.1 .643 1.1 5.0 1.9 6.4
6 Ray Felix 29 8 18.4 2.1 5.1 .415 2.1 5.1 .415 2.3 3.1 .720 6.6 1.1 4.3 6.5
7 Jim Krebs 24 9 17.4 2.6 6.1 .418 2.6 6.1 .418 0.6 1.1 .500 5.2 0.9 3.4 5.7
8 Tom Hawkins 23 8 14.9 2.8 5.6 .489 2.8 5.6 .489 1.9 2.3 .833 2.6 0.4 3.0 7.4
9 Chuck Share 32 9 13.7 0.7 1.6 .429 0.7 1.6 .429 1.1 1.2 .909 3.8 0.6 2.9 2.4
10 Boo Ellis 23 3 12.0 0.7 3.3 .200 0.7 3.3 .200 1.3 2.7 .500 4.0 0.7 1.0 2.7

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 Elgin Baylor 25 9 408 9.8 20.6 .474 9.8 20.6 .474 7.0 8.3 .840 11.2 2.7 3.4 26.6
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 9 337 4.4 13.0 .336 4.4 13.0 .336 2.6 4.0 .649 6.5 5.9 1.9 11.3
3 Frank Selvy 27 9 330 6.0 16.7 .359 6.0 16.7 .359 3.4 4.8 .705 6.0 3.2 2.3 15.4
4 Rudy LaRusso 22 9 321 6.3 14.8 .424 6.3 14.8 .424 3.0 3.9 .771 7.9 2.5 3.8 15.6
5 Slick Leonard 27 9 207 3.5 11.7 .299 3.5 11.7 .299 3.1 4.9 .643 1.7 7.8 3.0 10.1
6 Jim Krebs 24 9 157 5.3 12.6 .418 5.3 12.6 .418 1.1 2.3 .500 10.8 1.8 7.1 11.7
7 Ray Felix 29 8 147 4.2 10.0 .415 4.2 10.0 .415 4.4 6.1 .720 13.0 2.2 8.3 12.7
8 Chuck Share 32 9 123 1.8 4.1 .429 1.8 4.1 .429 2.9 3.2 .909 10.0 1.5 7.6 6.4
9 Tom Hawkins 23 8 119 6.7 13.6 .489 6.7 13.6 .489 4.5 5.4 .833 6.4 0.9 7.3 17.8
10 Boo Ellis 23 3 36 2.0 10.0 .200 2.0 10.0 .200 4.0 8.0 .500 12.0 2.0 3.0 8.0

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 Elgin Baylor 25 9 408 .474 20.6 .474 .840
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 9 337 .336 13.0 .336 .649
3 Frank Selvy 27 9 330 .359 16.7 .359 .705
4 Rudy LaRusso 22 9 321 .424 14.8 .424 .771
5 Slick Leonard 27 9 207 .299 11.7 .299 .643
6 Jim Krebs 24 9 157 .418 12.6 .418 .500
7 Ray Felix 29 8 147 .415 10.0 .415 .720
8 Chuck Share 32 9 123 .429 4.1 .429 .909
9 Tom Hawkins 23 8 119 .489 13.6 .489 .833
10 Boo Ellis 23 3 36 .200 10.0 .200 .500

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 Elgin Baylor 25 9 408 26.2 .547 .474 .402 14.2 2.0 0.2 2.2 .265
2 Hot Rod Hundley 25 9 337 11.9 .383 .336 .303 23.8 -0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.004
3 Frank Selvy 27 9 330 11.6 .409 .359 .288 13.7 -0.1 0.1 0.0 .005
4 Rudy LaRusso 22 9 321 13.7 .472 .424 .265 10.8 0.4 0.2 0.6 .088
5 Slick Leonard 27 9 207 9.3 .366 .299 .418 30.6 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.016
6 Jim Krebs 24 9 157 9.6 .429 .418 .182 7.7 0.0 0.1 0.1 .033
7 Ray Felix 29 8 147 13.0 .500 .415 .610 8.8 0.2 0.1 0.3 .111
8 Chuck Share 32 9 123 8.0 .584 .429 .786 5.4 0.2 0.1 0.3 .098
9 Tom Hawkins 23 8 119 13.8 .557 .489 .400 4.0 0.4 0.0 0.5 .184
10 Boo Ellis 23 3 36 6.7 .296 .200 .800 7.4 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.101