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1976-77 Seattle SuperSonics Roster and Stats

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Record: 40-42, Finished 4th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bill Russell (40-42)

PTS/G: 104.0 (18th of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 105.5 (8th of 22)
SRS: -1.43 (15th of 22) ▪ Pace: 106.8 (13th of 22)
Off Rtg: 96.7 (20th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 98.2 (6th of 22)
Expected W-L: 37-45 (15th of 22)

Arena: Seattle Center Coliseum ▪ 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
40 Mike Bantom PF 6-9 200 December 3, 1951 3 Saint Joseph's University
10 Norton Barnhill SG 6-4 205 July 15, 1953 R Washington State University
32 Fred Brown SG 6-3 182 August 7, 1948 5 University of Iowa
16 Tom Burleson C 7-2 225 February 24, 1952 2 North Carolina State University
11 Leonard Gray PF 6-8 240 December 19, 1951 2 California State University, Long Beach
23 Mike Green C 6-10 200 August 6, 1951 3 Louisiana Tech University
24 Dennis Johnson SG 6-4 185 September 18, 1954 R Pepperdine University
10 Bob Love SF 6-8 215 December 8, 1942 10 Southern University and A&M College
15 Willie Norwood SF 6-7 220 August 8, 1947 5 Alcorn State University
44 Frank Oleynick PG 6-2 185 February 20, 1955 1 Seattle University
45 Bruce Seals PF 6-8 210 June 18, 1953 3 Xavier University of Louisiana
20 Dean Tolson PF 6-8 190 November 25, 1951 1 University of Arkansas
13 Slick Watts PG 6-1 175 July 22, 1951 3 Xavier University of Louisiana
12 Nick Weatherspoon SF 6-7 195 July 20, 1950 3 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
33 Bob Wilkerson SF 6-6 195 August 15, 1954 R Indiana 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 3439 7639 .450 3439 7639 .450 1646 2386 .690 1355 2433 3788 1772 932 503 1759 2198 8524
Team/G 241.5 41.9 93.2 .450 41.9 93.2 .450 20.1 29.1 .690 16.5 29.7 46.2 21.6 11.4 6.1 21.5 26.8 104.0
Lg Rank 3 17 10 18 17 10 18 15 7 22 2 22 15 21 2 2 17 19 18
Year/Year 0.1% -2.9% -1.2% -0.008 -2.9% -1.2% -0.008 0.2% 3.3% -0.021 11.3% -2.6% 2.0% -8.4% 7.6% 41.7% 8.9% 3.0% -2.3%
Opponent 82 19805 3394 7339 .462 3394 7339 .462 1863 2474 .753 1257 2651 3908 2046 726 476 1905 2104 8651
Opponent/G 241.5 41.4 89.5 .462 41.4 89.5 .462 22.7 30.2 .753 15.3 32.3 47.7 25.0 8.9 5.8 23.2 25.7 105.5
Lg Rank 3 5 7 9 5 7 9 16 16 14 13 13 14 16 7 20 2 13 8
Year/Year 0.1% -2.6% -1.7% -0.005 -2.6% -1.7% -0.005 4.8% 2.8% +0.015 1.5% -2.3% -1.1% -3.0% -2.6% 22.7% 2.9% -0.3% -1.1%

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 37 45 -1.55 0.12 -1.43 96.7 98.2 106.8 .312 .450 16.8 33.8 .215 .462 18.4 65.9 .254 Seattle Center Coliseum
Lg Rank 15 15 15 6 15 20 6 13 9 18 17 4 15 9 1 19 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 Slick Watts 25 79 2627 428 1015 .422 428 1015 .422 172 293 .587 81 226 307 630 214 25 256 1028
2 Fred Brown 28 72 2098 534 1114 .479 534 1114 .479 168 190 .884 68 164 232 176 124 19 140 1236
3 Bruce Seals 23 81 1977 378 851 .444 378 851 .444 138 195 .708 118 236 354 93 49 58 262 894
4 Mike Green 25 76 1928 290 658 .441 290 658 .441 166 235 .706 191 312 503 120 45 129 201 746
5 Tom Burleson 24 82 1803 288 652 .442 288 652 .442 220 301 .731 184 367 551 93 74 117 259 796
6 Dennis Johnson 22 81 1667 285 566 .504 285 566 .504 179 287 .624 161 141 302 123 123 57 221 749
7 Willie Norwood 29 76 1647 216 461 .469 216 461 .469 151 206 .733 127 165 292 99 62 6 191 583
8 Bob Wilkerson 22 78 1552 221 573 .386 221 573 .386 84 122 .689 96 162 258 171 72 8 136 526
9 Nick Weatherspoon 26 51 1505 283 614 .461 283 614 .461 86 136 .632 109 295 404 51 49 23 149 652
10 Mike Bantom 25 44 795 137 281 .488 137 281 .488 58 84 .690 83 103 186 52 35 21 113 332
11 Leonard Gray 25 25 643 114 262 .435 114 262 .435 59 78 .756 23 84 107 55 27 13 84 287
12 Dean Tolson 25 60 587 137 242 .566 137 242 .566 85 159 .535 73 84 157 27 32 21 83 359
13 Frank Oleynick 21 50 516 81 223 .363 81 223 .363 39 53 .736 13 32 45 60 13 4 48 201
14 Bob Love 34 32 450 45 121 .372 45 121 .372 41 47 .872 26 61 87 21 13 2 50 131
15 Norton Barnhill 23 4 10 2 6 .333 2 6 .333 0 0 2 1 3 1 0 0 5 4

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 Slick Watts 25 79 33.3 5.4 12.8 .422 5.4 12.8 .422 2.2 3.7 .587 1.0 2.9 3.9 8.0 2.7 0.3 3.2 13.0
2 Nick Weatherspoon 26 51 29.5 5.5 12.0 .461 5.5 12.0 .461 1.7 2.7 .632 2.1 5.8 7.9 1.0 1.0 0.5 2.9 12.8
3 Fred Brown 28 72 29.1 7.4 15.5 .479 7.4 15.5 .479 2.3 2.6 .884 0.9 2.3 3.2 2.4 1.7 0.3 1.9 17.2
4 Leonard Gray 25 25 25.7 4.6 10.5 .435 4.6 10.5 .435 2.4 3.1 .756 0.9 3.4 4.3 2.2 1.1 0.5 3.4 11.5
5 Mike Green 25 76 25.4 3.8 8.7 .441 3.8 8.7 .441 2.2 3.1 .706 2.5 4.1 6.6 1.6 0.6 1.7 2.6 9.8
6 Bruce Seals 23 81 24.4 4.7 10.5 .444 4.7 10.5 .444 1.7 2.4 .708 1.5 2.9 4.4 1.1 0.6 0.7 3.2 11.0
7 Tom Burleson 24 82 22.0 3.5 8.0 .442 3.5 8.0 .442 2.7 3.7 .731 2.2 4.5 6.7 1.1 0.9 1.4 3.2 9.7
8 Willie Norwood 29 76 21.7 2.8 6.1 .469 2.8 6.1 .469 2.0 2.7 .733 1.7 2.2 3.8 1.3 0.8 0.1 2.5 7.7
9 Dennis Johnson 22 81 20.6 3.5 7.0 .504 3.5 7.0 .504 2.2 3.5 .624 2.0 1.7 3.7 1.5 1.5 0.7 2.7 9.2
10 Bob Wilkerson 22 78 19.9 2.8 7.3 .386 2.8 7.3 .386 1.1 1.6 .689 1.2 2.1 3.3 2.2 0.9 0.1 1.7 6.7
11 Mike Bantom 25 44 18.1 3.1 6.4 .488 3.1 6.4 .488 1.3 1.9 .690 1.9 2.3 4.2 1.2 0.8 0.5 2.6 7.5
12 Bob Love 34 32 14.1 1.4 3.8 .372 1.4 3.8 .372 1.3 1.5 .872 0.8 1.9 2.7 0.7 0.4 0.1 1.6 4.1
13 Frank Oleynick 21 50 10.3 1.6 4.5 .363 1.6 4.5 .363 0.8 1.1 .736 0.3 0.6 0.9 1.2 0.3 0.1 1.0 4.0
14 Dean Tolson 25 60 9.8 2.3 4.0 .566 2.3 4.0 .566 1.4 2.7 .535 1.2 1.4 2.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 1.4 6.0
15 Norton Barnhill 23 4 2.5 0.5 1.5 .333 0.5 1.5 .333 0.0 0.0 0.5 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.0 0.0 1.3 1.0

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 Slick Watts 25 79 2627 5.9 13.9 .422 5.9 13.9 .422 2.4 4.0 .587 1.1 3.1 4.2 8.6 2.9 0.3 3.5 14.1
2 Fred Brown 28 72 2098 9.2 19.1 .479 9.2 19.1 .479 2.9 3.3 .884 1.2 2.8 4.0 3.0 2.1 0.3 2.4 21.2
3 Bruce Seals 23 81 1977 6.9 15.5 .444 6.9 15.5 .444 2.5 3.6 .708 2.1 4.3 6.4 1.7 0.9 1.1 4.8 16.3
4 Mike Green 25 76 1928 5.4 12.3 .441 5.4 12.3 .441 3.1 4.4 .706 3.6 5.8 9.4 2.2 0.8 2.4 3.8 13.9
5 Tom Burleson 24 82 1803 5.8 13.0 .442 5.8 13.0 .442 4.4 6.0 .731 3.7 7.3 11.0 1.9 1.5 2.3 5.2 15.9
6 Dennis Johnson 22 81 1667 6.2 12.2 .504 6.2 12.2 .504 3.9 6.2 .624 3.5 3.0 6.5 2.7 2.7 1.2 4.8 16.2
7 Willie Norwood 29 76 1647 4.7 10.1 .469 4.7 10.1 .469 3.3 4.5 .733 2.8 3.6 6.4 2.2 1.4 0.1 4.2 12.7
8 Bob Wilkerson 22 78 1552 5.1 13.3 .386 5.1 13.3 .386 1.9 2.8 .689 2.2 3.8 6.0 4.0 1.7 0.2 3.2 12.2
9 Nick Weatherspoon 26 51 1505 6.8 14.7 .461 6.8 14.7 .461 2.1 3.3 .632 2.6 7.1 9.7 1.2 1.2 0.6 3.6 15.6
10 Mike Bantom 25 44 795 6.2 12.7 .488 6.2 12.7 .488 2.6 3.8 .690 3.8 4.7 8.4 2.4 1.6 1.0 5.1 15.0
11 Leonard Gray 25 25 643 6.4 14.7 .435 6.4 14.7 .435 3.3 4.4 .756 1.3 4.7 6.0 3.1 1.5 0.7 4.7 16.1
12 Dean Tolson 25 60 587 8.4 14.8 .566 8.4 14.8 .566 5.2 9.8 .535 4.5 5.2 9.6 1.7 2.0 1.3 5.1 22.0
13 Frank Oleynick 21 50 516 5.7 15.6 .363 5.7 15.6 .363 2.7 3.7 .736 0.9 2.2 3.1 4.2 0.9 0.3 3.3 14.0
14 Bob Love 34 32 450 3.6 9.7 .372 3.6 9.7 .372 3.3 3.8 .872 2.1 4.9 7.0 1.7 1.0 0.2 4.0 10.5
15 Norton Barnhill 23 4 10 7.2 21.6 .333 7.2 21.6 .333 0.0 0.0 7.2 3.6 10.8 3.6 0.0 0.0 18.0 14.4

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 Slick Watts 25 79 2627 7.3 17.4 .422 7.3 13.9 .422 2.9 5.0 .587 1.4 3.9 5.3 10.8 3.7 0.4 4.4 17.6
2 Fred Brown 28 72 2098 11.4 23.9 .479 11.4 19.1 .479 3.6 4.1 .884 1.5 3.5 5.0 3.8 2.7 0.4 3.0 26.5
3 Bruce Seals 23 81 1977 8.6 19.3 .444 8.6 15.5 .444 3.1 4.4 .708 2.7 5.4 8.0 2.1 1.1 1.3 6.0 20.3
4 Mike Green 25 76 1928 6.8 15.3 .441 6.8 12.3 .441 3.9 5.5 .706 4.5 7.3 11.7 2.8 1.0 3.0 4.7 17.4
5 Tom Burleson 24 82 1803 7.2 16.3 .442 7.2 13.0 .442 5.5 7.5 .731 4.6 9.1 13.7 2.3 1.8 2.9 6.5 19.8
6 Dennis Johnson 22 81 1667 7.7 15.3 .504 7.7 12.2 .504 4.8 7.7 .624 4.3 3.8 8.1 3.3 3.3 1.5 6.0 20.2
7 Willie Norwood 29 76 1647 5.9 12.6 .469 5.9 10.1 .469 4.1 5.6 .733 3.5 4.5 8.0 2.7 1.7 0.2 5.2 15.9
8 Bob Wilkerson 22 78 1552 6.4 16.6 .386 6.4 13.3 .386 2.4 3.5 .689 2.8 4.7 7.5 5.0 2.1 0.2 3.9 15.2
9 Nick Weatherspoon 26 51 1505 8.5 18.3 .461 8.5 14.7 .461 2.6 4.1 .632 3.3 8.8 12.1 1.5 1.5 0.7 4.4 19.5
10 Mike Bantom 25 44 795 7.7 15.9 .488 7.7 12.7 .488 3.3 4.7 .690 4.7 5.8 10.5 2.9 2.0 1.2 6.4 18.8
11 Leonard Gray 25 25 643 8.0 18.3 .435 8.0 14.7 .435 4.1 5.5 .756 1.6 5.9 7.5 3.8 1.9 0.9 5.9 20.1
12 Dean Tolson 25 60 587 10.5 18.5 .566 10.5 14.8 .566 6.5 12.2 .535 5.6 6.4 12.0 2.1 2.4 1.6 6.4 27.5
13 Frank Oleynick 21 50 516 7.1 19.4 .363 7.1 15.6 .363 3.4 4.6 .736 1.1 2.8 3.9 5.2 1.1 0.3 4.2 17.5
14 Bob Love 34 32 450 4.5 12.1 .372 4.5 9.7 .372 4.1 4.7 .872 2.6 6.1 8.7 2.1 1.3 0.2 5.0 13.1
15 Norton Barnhill 23 4 10 9.0 27.0 .333 9.0 21.6 .333 0.0 0.0 9.0 4.5 13.5 4.5 0.0 0.0 22.5 18.0

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 Slick Watts 25 79 2627 16.3 .449 .422 .289 3.0 9.2 6.0 34.0 3.7 0.5 97 -0.3 3.6 3.3 .060
2 Fred Brown 28 72 2098 17.4 .516 .479 .171 3.2 8.4 5.7 13.7 2.7 0.5 99 3.9 2.2 6.1 .140
3 Bruce Seals 23 81 1977 12.3 .477 .444 .229 5.9 12.8 9.2 6.9 1.1 1.6 100 0.6 1.9 2.4 .059
4 Mike Green 25 76 1928 14.5 .490 .441 .357 9.8 17.4 13.4 8.7 1.0 3.6 98 1.4 2.5 3.9 .097
5 Tom Burleson 24 82 1803 16.3 .507 .442 .462 10.1 21.8 15.7 7.3 1.8 3.5 95 1.4 3.0 4.4 .117
6 Dennis Johnson 22 81 1667 16.7 .541 .504 .507 9.5 9.1 9.3 10.6 3.3 1.8 97 2.2 2.3 4.5 .130
7 Willie Norwood 29 76 1647 12.0 .528 .469 .447 7.6 10.8 9.1 8.2 1.7 0.2 101 1.8 1.5 3.3 .095
8 Bob Wilkerson 22 78 1552 11.2 .420 .386 .213 6.1 11.2 8.6 15.2 2.1 0.3 100 -0.6 1.6 0.9 .028
9 Nick Weatherspoon 26 51 1505 13.3 .484 .461 .221 7.2 21.0 13.8 5.0 1.5 0.8 98 0.8 1.9 2.8 .089
10 Mike Bantom 25 44 795 14.8 .522 .488 .299 10.3 13.9 12.0 9.4 2.0 1.4 98 0.9 1.0 1.9 .113
11 Leonard Gray 25 25 643 13.3 .484 .435 .298 3.5 14.0 8.6 12.4 1.9 1.1 99 0.2 0.7 0.9 .070
12 Dean Tolson 25 60 587 20.8 .575 .566 .657 12.3 15.4 13.8 7.2 2.4 1.9 97 1.2 0.8 2.0 .166
13 Frank Oleynick 21 50 516 9.6 .408 .363 .238 2.5 6.7 4.5 16.3 1.1 0.4 103 -0.5 0.3 -0.2 -0.018
14 Bob Love 34 32 450 9.1 .462 .372 .388 5.7 14.6 10.0 6.1 1.3 0.2 100 0.1 0.4 0.5 .055
15 Norton Barnhill 23 4 10 4.7 .333 .333 .000 19.8 10.7 15.4 15.0 0.0 0.0 103 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.198