Earl Tatum SG

Full Name: William Tatum

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jul 26, 1953 (65 years old)

Birthplace: Mount Vernon, New York (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-5 (196cm)     Weight: 185 (84kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1976 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 4, Los Angeles Lakers

Pre-Draft Team: Marquette (Sr)

High School: Mount Vernon High School [Mount Vernon, New York]

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NBA

4 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
1976-77 LAL 68 - 18.4 4.16 8.93 .466 - - - 1.06 1.47 .720 1.22 2.25 3.47 1.74 1.25 0.32 2.47 - 9.38
1977-78 * All Teams 82 - 30.8 6.22 13.26 .469 - - - 1.87 2.39 .781 0.96 2.63 3.60 3.61 1.71 0.49 3.13 2.24 14.30
1977-78 * IND 57 - 32.6 6.26 13.56 .462 - - - 1.89 2.40 .788 0.98 2.61 3.60 3.96 1.81 0.53 3.02 2.30 14.42
1977-78 * LAL 25 - 26.5 6.12 12.56 .487 - - - 1.80 2.36 .763 0.92 2.68 3.60 2.80 1.48 0.40 3.40 2.12 14.04
1978-79 * All Teams 79 - 15.6 3.54 7.94 .447 - - - 0.66 0.90 .732 0.52 1.06 1.58 0.92 0.99 0.43 2.09 1.11 7.75
1978-79 * DET 76 - 15.7 3.58 7.99 .448 - - - 0.63 0.87 .727 0.53 1.07 1.59 0.95 1.03 0.43 2.08 1.12 7.79
1978-79 * BOS 3 - 12.7 2.67 6.67 .400 - - - 1.33 1.67 .800 0.33 1.00 1.33 0.33 0.00 0.33 2.33 1.00 6.67
1979-80 CLE 33 - 6.8 1.09 2.85 .383 0.06 0.18 .333 0.33 0.58 .579 0.33 0.45 0.79 0.61 0.48 0.15 0.88 0.52 2.58
CAREER   262 - 20.0 4.23 9.22 .459 0.06 0.18 .333 1.10 1.47 .746 0.82 1.79 2.60 1.94 1.22 0.39 2.36 1.49 9.57

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
1976-77 LAL 68 - 1249 283 607 .466 - - - 72 100 .720 83 153 236 118 85 22 168 - 638
1977-78 * All Teams 82 - 2522 510 1087 .469 - - - 153 196 .781 79 216 295 296 140 40 257 184 1173
1977-78 * IND 57 - 1859 357 773 .462 - - - 108 137 .788 56 149 205 226 103 30 172 131 822
1977-78 * LAL 25 - 663 153 314 .487 - - - 45 59 .763 23 67 90 70 37 10 85 53 351
1978-79 * All Teams 79 - 1233 280 627 .447 - - - 52 71 .732 41 84 125 73 78 34 165 88 612
1978-79 * DET 76 - 1195 272 607 .448 - - - 48 66 .727 40 81 121 72 78 33 158 85 592
1978-79 * BOS 3 - 38 8 20 .400 - - - 4 5 .800 1 3 4 1 0 1 7 3 20
1979-80 CLE 33 - 225 36 94 .383 2 6 .333 11 19 .579 11 15 26 20 16 5 29 17 85
CAREER   262 - 5229 1109 2415 .459 2 6 .333 288 386 .746 214 468 682 507 319 101 619 289 2508

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
1976-77 LAL 68 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .109 - - 0.16 44 24 .647 0.90 1.70 2.60
1977-78 * All Teams 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 1.61 0.76 0.18 31 51 .378 - - -
1977-78 * IND 57 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 1.73 0.79 0.18 21 36 .368 1.50 1.50 3.10
1977-78 * LAL 25 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 1.32 0.70 0.19 10 15 .400 0.70 0.70 1.40
1978-79 * All Teams 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .099 0.83 0.89 0.11 29 49 .372 - - -
1978-79 * DET 76 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .093 0.85 0.92 0.11 28 47 .373 -0.40 1.20 0.70
1978-79 * BOS 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .003 0.33 0.00 0.25 1 2 .333 - - -
1979-80 CLE 33 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .015 1.18 0.94 0.20 12 20 .375 -0.30 0.20 -
CAREER   262 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .074 1.35 0.81 0.16 116 144 .446 0.60 1.90 2.60

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
1976-77 LAL 68 - .490 .466 6.92 12.20 9.62 13.53 - 3.12 0.90 - 118.62 - 1.05 - 97.0 16.57
1977-78 * All Teams 82 - .500 .469 3.07 8.52 5.78 16.80 13.56 2.48 0.81 20.46 124.98 0.52 1.08 99.9 101.9 14.74
1977-78 * IND 57 - .493 .462 2.86 8.00 5.36 17.61 13.59 2.46 0.84 19.49 125.02 1.04 1.06 99.6 102.3 14.29
1977-78 * LAL 25 - .516 .487 3.68 9.98 6.94 14.83 13.49 2.53 0.76 23.15 125.00 -0.96 1.12 100.0 100.9 16.02
1978-79 * All Teams 79 - .465 .447 3.36 7.33 5.28 8.35 11.79 2.84 1.43 23.07 117.90 -3.15 0.98 92.8 104.2 11.98
1978-79 * DET 76 - .465 .448 3.37 7.28 5.26 8.49 11.79 2.93 1.43 22.98 117.54 -3.06 0.98 92.9 104.0 12.13
1978-79 * BOS 3 - .450 .400 2.90 8.83 5.84 3.84 11.90 - 1.36 25.89 120.00 -6.10 1.00 88.7 110.1 7.08
1979-80 CLE 33 - .415 .394 4.94 7.36 6.10 11.17 14.24 3.24 1.20 20.37 129.53 -1.59 0.90 87.1 104.5 9.33
CAREER   262 - .485 .460 4.20 9.34 6.75 13.63 13.00 2.76 1.00 21.46 153.87 -0.74 1.04 96.8 102.4 14.29

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NBA Transactions

Jun 8, 1976 - The Los Angeles Lakers selected Earl Tatum in Round 2 with Pick 4 in the 1976 NBA Draft.
Sep 28, 1976 - Earl Tatum signed a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Dec 13, 1977 - Earl Tatum was acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Los Angeles Lakers in a trade.
Jul 19, 1978 - Earl Tatum was acquired by the Boston Celtics from the Indiana Pacers in a trade.
Oct 19, 1978 - Earl Tatum was acquired by the Detroit Pistons from the Boston Celtics in a trade.
Apr 12, 1979 - Earl Tatum was acquired by the Cleveland Cavaliers from the Detroit Pistons in a trade.
Jul 1, 1980 - Earl Tatum, previously with the Cleveland Cavaliers, became a free agent.

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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
1976-77 LAL 11 - 32.4 6.09 12.18 .500 - - - 1.45 2.18 .667 1.45 3.45 4.91 2.45 1.36 0.82 3.09 - 13.64
CAREER   11 - 32.4 6.09 12.18 .500 - - - 1.45 2.18 .667 1.45 3.45 4.91 2.45 1.36 0.82 3.09 - 13.64

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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
1976-77 LAL 11 - 356 67 134 .500 - - - 16 24 .667 16 38 54 27 15 9 34 - 150
CAREER   11 - 356 67 134 .500 - - - 16 24 .667 16 38 54 27 15 9 34 - 150

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
1976-77 LAL 11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210 - - 0.18 4 7 .364 0.30 0.30 0.60
CAREER   11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .163 - - 0.18 4 7 .364 0.30 0.30 0.60

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
1976-77 LAL 11 - .519 .500 4.71 10.90 7.84 11.49 - 1.94 1.32 - 116.67 - 1.12 - 101.5 14.11
CAREER   11 - .519 .500 4.65 11.09 7.87 11.36 - 1.96 1.33 - 116.67 - 1.12 - 102.2 14.11

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NCAA

College: Marquette (1976)

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
1972-73 Marquette Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1973-74 Marquette So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1974-75 Marquette Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1975-76 Marquette Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American Second Team - 1976
NABC All-American Second Team - 1976
AP All-American Third Team - 1976
USBWA All-American Second Team - 1976
UPI All-American Second Team - 1976