Charlie Tyra FC

Full Name: Charles Tyra

Current Team: N/A

Born: Aug 16, 1935 (Passed away Dec 29, 2006, aged 71)

Birthplace/Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 230 (104kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Dec 29, 2006)

Draft Entry: 1957 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 2, Fort Wayne Pistons

Draft Rights Trade: DET to NYK, Aug 1, 1957

Pre-Draft Team: Louisville (Sr)

High School: Atherton High School [Louisville, Kentucky]

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NBA

5 Years Of Service

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
1957-58 NYK 68 - 17.4 2.57 7.21 .357 - - - 2.21 3.29 .670 - - 7.06 0.50 - - 2.57 - 7.35
1958-59 NYK 69 - 23.0 3.48 8.78 .396 - - - 1.87 2.75 .679 - - 7.03 0.48 - - 2.61 - 8.83
1959-60 NYK 74 - 27.5 5.49 12.86 .426 - - - 1.80 2.55 .704 - - 8.08 1.08 - - 3.49 - 12.77
1960-61 NYK 59 - 23.8 3.37 9.31 .362 - - - 2.03 2.93 .694 - - 6.68 1.39 - - 2.78 - 8.78
1961-62 CHI 78 - 20.6 2.47 6.85 .361 - - - 1.71 2.74 .621 - - 7.82 1.10 - - 2.69 - 6.65
CAREER   348 - 22.4 3.49 9.00 .387 - - - 1.91 2.84 .672 - - 7.38 0.91 - - 2.84 - 8.88

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
1957-58 NYK 68 - 1182 175 490 .357 - - - 150 224 .670 - - 480 34 - - 175 - 500
1958-59 NYK 69 - 1586 240 606 .396 - - - 129 190 .679 - - 485 33 - - 180 - 609
1959-60 NYK 74 - 2033 406 952 .426 - - - 133 189 .704 - - 598 80 - - 258 - 945
1960-61 NYK 59 - 1404 199 549 .362 - - - 120 173 .694 - - 394 82 - - 164 - 518
1961-62 CHI 78 - 1606 193 534 .361 - - - 133 214 .621 - - 610 86 - - 210 - 519
CAREER   348 - 7811 1213 3131 .387 - - - 665 990 .672 - - 2567 315 - - 987 - 3091

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
1957-58 NYK 68 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .072 - - 0.46 34 34 .500 0.30 0.90 1.10
1958-59 NYK 69 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 - - 0.31 40 29 .580 0.60 0.90 1.50
1959-60 NYK 74 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .142 - - 0.20 27 47 .365 1.40 0.80 2.30
1960-61 NYK 59 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .082 - - 0.32 18 41 .305 -0.60 0.50 -0.20
1961-62 CHI 78 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .081 - - 0.40 18 60 .231 -1.00 1.20 0.20
CAREER   348 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .095 - - 0.32 137 211 .394 0.70 4.30 4.90

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
1957-58 NYK 68 - .425 .357 - - - - - - - - 102.68 - 1.02 - - 13.81
1958-59 NYK 69 - .442 .396 - - - - - - - - 107.50 - 1.00 - - 14.00
1959-60 NYK 74 - .456 .426 - - - - - - - - 113.02 - 0.99 - - 13.76
1960-61 NYK 59 - .414 .362 - - - - - - - - 105.61 - 0.94 - - 10.70
1961-62 CHI 78 - .413 .361 - - - - - - - - 98.29 - 0.97 - - 10.67
CAREER   348 - .433 .387 - - - - - - - - 105.91 - 0.99 - - 12.62

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NBA Transactions

Apr 17, 1957 - The Fort Wayne Pistons selected Charlie Tyra in Round 1 with Pick 2 in the 1957 NBA Draft.
Aug 1, 1957 - The New York Knicks acquired the Draft Rights to Charlie Tyra from the Detroit Pistons in a trade.
Sep 1, 1957 - Charlie Tyra signed a multi-year contract with the New York Knicks.
May 16, 1961 - Charlie Tyra was acquired by the Chicago Zephyrs from the New York Knicks in a trade.
Jul 1, 1962 - Charlie Tyra, previously with the Chicago Zephyrs, became a free agent.
Dec 29, 2006 - Charlie Tyra passed away. He was 71 years old at the time of his death.

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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
1958-59 NYK 2 - 27.5 6.00 14.00 .429 - - - 3.00 4.50 .667 - - 15.50 0.50 - - 2.50 - 15.00
CAREER   2 - 27.5 6.00 14.00 .429 - - - 3.00 4.50 .667 - - 15.50 0.50 - - 2.50 - 15.00

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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
1958-59 NYK 2 - 55 12 28 .429 - - - 6 9 .667 - - 31 1 - - 5 - 30
CAREER   2 - 55 12 28 .429 - - - 6 9 .667 - - 31 1 - - 5 - 30

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
1958-59 NYK 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .144 - - 0.32 0 2 .000 0.10 0.10 0.10
CAREER   2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .144 - - 0.32 0 2 .000 0.10 0.10 0.10

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
1958-59 NYK 2 - .469 .429 - - - 2.53 - - - - 109.52 - 1.07 - - 21.90
CAREER   2 - .469 .429 - - - - - - - - 109.52 - 1.07 - - 21.82

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NCAA

College: Louisville (1957)

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
1953-54 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1954-55 Louisville So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1955-56 Louisville Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1956-57 Louisville Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American First Team - 1957
NABC All-American First Team - 1957
AP All-American Second Team - 1957
USBWA All-American First Team - 1957
UPI All-American Second Team - 1957
NEA All-American First Team - 1957
International News Service All-American Second Team - 1957
National Invitation Tournament MVP - 1956