Bob Pettit FC

Born: Dec 12, 1932 (85 years old)

Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-9 (206cm)     Weight: 205 (93kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1954 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 2, Milwaukee Hawks

Pre-Draft Team: LSU (Sr)

High School: Baton Rouge Magnet High School [Baton Rouge, Louisiana]

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NBA

11 Years Of Service - NBA's Top 50, Hall of Fame Player, 2x MVP, 10x All-NBA 1st, ROY, 11x All-Star, #9 retired by ATL

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1954-55 MIL 72 - 36.9 7.22 17.76 .407 - - - 5.92 7.88 .751 - - 13.81 3.18 - - 3.58 - 20.36
1955-56 STH 72 - 38.8 8.97 20.93 .429 - - - 7.74 10.51 .736 - - 16.17 2.62 - - 2.81 - 25.68
1956-57 STH 71 - 35.1 8.63 20.80 .415 - - - 7.45 9.63 .773 - - 14.61 1.87 - - 2.55 - 24.72
1957-58 STH 70 - 36.1 8.30 20.26 .410 - - - 7.96 10.63 .749 - - 17.37 2.24 - - 3.17 - 24.56
1958-59 STH 72 - 39.9 9.99 22.78 .438 - - - 9.26 12.21 .759 - - 16.42 3.07 - - 2.78 - 29.24
1959-60 STH 72 - 40.2 9.29 21.19 .438 - - - 7.56 10.03 .753 - - 16.96 3.57 - - 2.83 - 26.14
1960-61 STH 76 - 39.8 10.12 22.63 .447 - - - 7.66 10.58 .724 - - 20.26 3.45 - - 2.86 - 27.89
1961-62 STH 78 - 42.1 11.12 24.72 .450 - - - 8.91 11.55 .771 - - 18.71 3.71 - - 3.79 - 31.14
1962-63 STH 79 - 39.1 9.85 22.10 .446 - - - 8.67 11.20 .774 - - 15.08 3.10 - - 3.57 - 28.37
1963-64 STH 80 - 41.2 9.89 21.35 .463 - - - 7.60 9.64 .789 - - 15.30 3.24 - - 3.75 - 27.38
1964-65 STH 50 - 35.1 7.92 18.46 .429 - - - 6.64 8.10 .820 - - 12.42 2.56 - - 3.34 - 22.48
CAREER   792 - 38.8 9.28 21.30 .436 - - - 7.81 10.25 .761 - - 16.22 2.99 - - 3.19 - 26.36

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1954-55 MIL 72 - 2659 520 1279 .407 - - - 426 567 .751 - - 994 229 - - 258 - 1466
1955-56 STH 72 - 2794 646 1507 .429 - - - 557 757 .736 - - 1164 189 - - 202 - 1849
1956-57 STH 71 - 2491 613 1477 .415 - - - 529 684 .773 - - 1037 133 - - 181 - 1755
1957-58 STH 70 - 2528 581 1418 .410 - - - 557 744 .749 - - 1216 157 - - 222 - 1719
1958-59 STH 72 - 2873 719 1640 .438 - - - 667 879 .759 - - 1182 221 - - 200 - 2105
1959-60 STH 72 - 2896 669 1526 .438 - - - 544 722 .753 - - 1221 257 - - 204 - 1882
1960-61 STH 76 - 3027 769 1720 .447 - - - 582 804 .724 - - 1540 262 - - 217 - 2120
1961-62 STH 78 - 3282 867 1928 .450 - - - 695 901 .771 - - 1459 289 - - 296 - 2429
1962-63 STH 79 - 3090 778 1746 .446 - - - 685 885 .774 - - 1191 245 - - 282 - 2241
1963-64 STH 80 - 3296 791 1708 .463 - - - 608 771 .789 - - 1224 259 - - 300 - 2190
1964-65 STH 50 - 1754 396 923 .429 - - - 332 405 .820 - - 621 128 - - 167 - 1124
CAREER   792 - 30690 7349 16872 .436 - - - 6182 8119 .761 - - 12849 2369 - - 2529 - 20880

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1954-55 MIL 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .342 - - 0.44 26 46 .361 6.10 4.60 10.70
1955-56 STH 72 - 0 0 6 0 0 0 .333 - - 0.50 33 39 .458 8.90 4.80 13.80
1956-57 STH 71 - 0 0 5 0 0 0 .292 - - 0.46 33 38 .465 8.40 3.20 11.60
1957-58 STH 70 - 0 0 4 0 0 0 .266 - - 0.52 39 31 .557 7.70 3.40 11.00
1958-59 STH 72 - 0 0 6 0 0 0 .327 - - 0.54 49 23 .681 11.30 3.50 14.80
1959-60 STH 72 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .291 - - 0.47 44 28 .611 8.40 3.20 11.50
1960-61 STH 76 - 0 0 7 0 0 0 .285 - - 0.47 49 27 .645 8.40 6.50 14.90
1961-62 STH 78 - 0 0 10 0 0 0 .317 - - 0.47 29 49 .372 9.60 1.90 11.50
1962-63 STH 79 - 0 0 5 0 0 0 .305 - - 0.51 48 30 .615 8.50 5.80 14.30
1963-64 STH 80 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .314 - - 0.45 46 34 .575 10.10 4.80 14.90
1964-65 STH 50 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .160 - - 0.44 30 20 .600 4.30 2.70 7.10
CAREER   792 - 0 0 47 0 0 0 .292 - - 0.48 426 365 .539 91.70 44.40 136.10

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1954-55 MIL 72 - .480 .407 - - - - - - - - 115.79 - 1.15 - - 25.90
1955-56 STH 72 - .502 .429 - - - - - - - - 116.45 - 1.23 - - 26.62
1956-57 STH 71 - .494 .415 - - - - - - - - 118.84 - 1.19 - - 28.76
1957-58 STH 70 - .492 .410 - - - - - - - - 115.84 - 1.21 - - 26.05
1958-59 STH 72 - .519 .438 - - - - - - - - 119.72 - 1.28 - - 28.61
1959-60 STH 72 - .510 .438 - - - - - - - - 119.19 - 1.23 - - 24.60
1960-61 STH 76 - .511 .447 - - - - - - - - 117.10 - 1.23 - - 24.44
1961-62 STH 78 - .522 .450 - - - - - - - - 122.11 - 1.26 - - 24.66
1962-63 STH 79 - .525 .446 - - - - - - - - 121.96 - 1.28 - - 24.28
1963-64 STH 80 - .535 .463 - - - - - - - - 125.17 - 1.28 - - 24.01
1964-65 STH 50 - .510 .429 - - - 11.69 - - - - 124.88 - 1.22 - - 22.30
CAREER   792 - .511 .436 - - - 11.69 - - - - 119.70 - 1.24 - - 25.49

★ MVP Season☆ All-Star Season

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NBA Transactions

Apr 24, 1954 - The Milwaukee Hawks selected Bob Pettit in Round 1 with Pick 2 in the 1954 NBA Draft.
Jul 17, 1954 - Bob Pettit signed a multi-year contract with the Milwaukee Hawks.
Jul 1, 1965 - Bob Pettit, previously with the St. Louis Hawks, became a free agent.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Top 50 Greatest Player
Most Valuable Player - 1956, 1959
All-NBA First Team - 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964
All-NBA Second Team - 1965
Rookie Of The Year - 1955

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1955-56 STH 8 - 34.2 5.88 16.00 .367 - - - 7.38 8.75 .843 - - 10.50 2.25 - - 2.50 - 19.12
1956-57 STH 10 - 43.0 9.80 23.70 .414 - - - 10.20 13.30 .767 - - 16.80 2.50 - - 3.30 - 29.80
1957-58 STH 11 - 39.1 8.18 20.91 .391 - - - 7.82 10.73 .729 - - 16.45 1.82 - - 2.82 - 24.18
1958-59 STH 6 - 42.8 9.67 22.83 .423 - - - 8.50 10.83 .785 - - 12.50 2.33 - - 3.33 - 27.83
1959-60 STH 14 - 41.1 9.21 20.86 .442 - - - 7.64 10.14 .754 - - 15.79 3.71 - - 3.07 - 26.07
1960-61 STH 12 - 43.8 9.75 23.67 .412 - - - 9.08 12.00 .757 - - 17.58 3.17 - - 3.50 - 28.58
1962-63 STH 11 - 42.1 10.82 23.55 .459 - - - 10.18 13.09 .778 - - 15.09 3.00 - - 3.09 - 31.82
1963-64 STH 12 - 41.2 7.75 18.83 .412 - - - 5.50 6.58 .835 - - 14.50 2.75 - - 3.67 - 21.00
1964-65 STH 4 - 23.8 3.75 10.25 .366 - - - 4.00 5.00 .800 - - 6.00 2.00 - - 2.50 - 11.50
CAREER   88 - 40.3 8.70 20.84 .418 - - - 8.05 10.40 .774 - - 14.82 2.74 - - 3.15 - 25.45

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1955-56 STH 8 - 274 47 128 .367 - - - 59 70 .843 - - 84 18 - - 20 - 153
1956-57 STH 10 - 430 98 237 .414 - - - 102 133 .767 - - 168 25 - - 33 - 298
1957-58 STH 11 - 430 90 230 .391 - - - 86 118 .729 - - 181 20 - - 31 - 266
1958-59 STH 6 - 257 58 137 .423 - - - 51 65 .785 - - 75 14 - - 20 - 167
1959-60 STH 14 - 576 129 292 .442 - - - 107 142 .754 - - 221 52 - - 43 - 365
1960-61 STH 12 - 526 117 284 .412 - - - 109 144 .757 - - 211 38 - - 42 - 343
1962-63 STH 11 - 463 119 259 .459 - - - 112 144 .778 - - 166 33 - - 34 - 350
1963-64 STH 12 - 494 93 226 .412 - - - 66 79 .835 - - 174 33 - - 44 - 252
1964-65 STH 4 - 95 15 41 .366 - - - 16 20 .800 - - 24 8 - - 10 - 46
CAREER   88 - 3545 766 1834 .418 - - - 708 915 .774 - - 1304 241 - - 277 - 2240

NBA Playoff Stats - Misc Stats

Season Team GP GS Dbl Dbl Tpl Dbl 40 Pts 20 Reb 20 Ast Techs HOB Ast/TO Stl/TO FT/FGA W's L's Win % OWS DWS WS
1955-56 STH 8 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .262 - - 0.55 4 4 .500 0.60 - 0.60
1956-57 STH 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 - - 0.56 6 4 .600 1.50 0.20 1.70
1957-58 STH 11 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .258 - - 0.51 8 3 .727 1.00 0.20 1.20
1958-59 STH 6 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 - - 0.47 2 4 .333 0.70 0.30 1.00
1959-60 STH 14 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .325 - - 0.49 7 7 .500 1.90 0.20 2.10
1960-61 STH 12 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .300 - - 0.51 5 7 .417 1.20 0.50 1.70
1962-63 STH 11 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .326 - - 0.56 6 5 .545 1.50 0.80 2.30
1963-64 STH 12 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 - - 0.35 6 6 .500 0.70 0.20 0.90
1964-65 STH 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .139 - - 0.49 1 3 .250 - 0.20 0.20
CAREER   88 - 0 0 5 0 0 0 .289 - - 0.50 45 43 .511 9.10 2.60 11.70

NBA Playoff Stats - Advanced Stats

Season Team GP GS TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% TOV% STL% BLK% USG% Total S % PPR PPS ORtg DRtg PER
1955-56 STH 8 - .482 .367 - - - 13.85 - - - - 121.00 - 1.20 - - 17.98
1956-57 STH 10 - .504 .414 - - - 10.64 - - - - 118.04 - 1.26 - - 24.72
1957-58 STH 11 - .472 .391 - - - 7.78 - - - - 112.01 - 1.16 - - 19.59
1958-59 STH 6 - .504 .423 - - - 9.45 - - - - 120.80 - 1.22 - - 20.07
1959-60 STH 14 - .515 .442 - - - 15.08 - - - - 119.53 - 1.25 - - 19.93
1960-61 STH 12 - .494 .412 - - - 10.82 - - - - 116.89 - 1.21 - - 18.02
1962-63 STH 11 - .543 .459 - - - 11.39 - - - - 123.72 - 1.35 - - 21.96
1963-64 STH 12 - .483 .412 - - - 10.36 - - - - 124.69 - 1.12 - - 15.59
1964-65 STH 4 - .462 .366 - - - 12.00 - - - - 116.59 - 1.12 - - 15.52
CAREER   88 - .501 .418 - - - 12.00 - - - - 119.14 - 1.22 - - 19.59

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965
Western All-Star Coaches Selection - 1955
All-Star MVP - 1956, 1958, 1959, 1962

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1955 West 1 - 27 3 14 .214 - - - 2 4 .500 - - 9 2 - - 0 - 8
1956 West 1 - 31 7 17 .412 - - - 6 7 .857 - - 24 7 - - 4 - 20
1957 West 1 - 31 8 18 .444 - - - 5 6 .833 - - 11 2 - - 2 - 21
1958 West 1 - 38 10 21 .476 - - - 8 10 .800 - - 26 1 - - 1 - 28
1959 West 1 - 34 8 21 .381 - - - 9 9 1.000 - - 16 5 - - 1 - 25
1960 West 1 - 28 4 15 .267 - - - 3 6 .500 - - 14 2 - - 2 - 11
1961 West 1 - 32 13 22 .591 - - - 3 7 .429 - - 9 0 - - 2 - 29
1962 West 1 - 37 10 20 .500 - - - 5 5 1.000 - - 27 2 - - 5 - 25
1963 West 1 - 32 7 16 .438 - - - 11 12 .917 - - 13 0 - - 1 - 25
1964 West 1 - 36 6 15 .400 - - - 7 9 .778 - - 17 2 - - 3 - 19
1965 West 1 - 34 5 14 .357 - - - 3 5 .600 - - 12 0 - - 4 - 13
TOTAL   11 - 360 81 193 .420 - - - 62 80 .775 - - 178 23 - - 25 - 224
AVERAGES   11 - 32.7 7.36 17.55 .420 - - - 5.64 7.27 .775 - - 16.18 2.09 - - 2.27 - 20.36

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NCAA

College: LSU (1954)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK PF TOV PTS
1950-51 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1951-52 LSU So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1952-53 LSU Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1953-54 LSU Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American First Team - 1954
AP All-American First Team - 1954
Look Magazine All-American Third Team - 1954
UPI All-American First Team - 1954
NEA All-American Second Team - 1954
International News Service All-American First Team - 1954
Collier's Magazine All-American First Team - 1954