George Mikan C

Born: Jun 18, 1924 (Passed away Jun 1, 2005, aged 80)

Birthplace/Hometown: Joliet, Illinois

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-10 (208cm)     Weight: 245 (111kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Jun 1, 2005)

Pre-Draft Team: ()

High School: Archbishop Quigley High School [Chicago, Illinois]

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NBA

7 Years Of Service - NBA's Top 50, NBA's Top 75, Hall of Fame Player, 6x All-NBA 1st, 4x All-Star

NBA Regular Season Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1948-49 MIN 60 - 0.0 28.30 9.72 23.38 .416 - - - 8.87 11.48 .772 - - 0.00 3.63 - - - 4.33
1949-50 MIN 68 - 0.0 27.43 9.54 23.46 .407 - - - 8.34 10.71 .779 - - 0.00 2.90 - - - 4.37
1950-51 MIN 68 - 0.0 28.41 9.97 23.29 .428 - - - 8.47 10.54 .803 - - 14.09 3.06 - - - 4.53
1951-52 MIN 64 - 40.2 23.80 8.52 22.09 .385 - - - 6.77 8.67 .780 - - 13.53 3.03 - - - 4.47
1952-53 MIN 70 - 37.9 20.60 7.14 17.89 .399 - - - 6.31 8.10 .780 - - 14.39 2.87 - - - 4.14
1953-54 MIN 72 - 32.8 18.14 6.12 16.11 .380 - - - 5.89 7.58 .777 - - 14.28 2.42 - - - 3.72
1955-56 MIN 37 - 20.7 10.54 4.00 10.14 .395 - - - 2.54 3.30 .770 - - 8.32 1.43 - - - 4.14
CAREER   439 - 34.4 23.13 8.07 20.01 .404 - - - 6.99 8.94 .782 - - 13.40 2.84 - - - 4.24

☆ All-Star Season

NBA Regular Season Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1948-49 MIN 60 - 0 1,698 583 1,403 .416 - - - 532 689 .772 - - 0 218 - - - 260
1949-50 MIN 68 - 0 1,865 649 1,595 .407 - - - 567 728 .779 - - 0 197 - - - 297
1950-51 MIN 68 - 0 1,932 678 1,584 .428 - - - 576 717 .803 - - 958 208 - - - 308
1951-52 MIN 64 - 2,572 1,523 545 1,414 .385 - - - 433 555 .780 - - 866 194 - - - 286
1952-53 MIN 70 - 2,651 1,442 500 1,252 .399 - - - 442 567 .780 - - 1,007 201 - - - 290
1953-54 MIN 72 - 2,362 1,306 441 1,160 .380 - - - 424 546 .777 - - 1,028 174 - - - 268
1955-56 MIN 37 - 765 390 148 375 .395 - - - 94 122 .770 - - 308 53 - - - 153
CAREER   439 - 8,350 10,156 3,544 8,783 .404 - - - 3,068 3,924 .782 - - 4,167 1,245 - - - 1,862

☆ 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
1948-49 MIN 60 - 0 0 6 0 0 0 .425 - - 0.49 43 16 .729 - - -
1949-50 MIN 68 - 0 0 3 0 0 0 .396 - - 0.46 51 17 .750 - - -
1950-51 MIN 68 - 0 0 8 0 0 0 .425 - - 0.45 44 24 .647 - - -
1951-52 MIN 64 - 0 0 3 0 0 0 .351 - - 0.39 40 24 .625 6.40 8.00 14.40
1952-53 MIN 70 - 0 0 2 0 0 0 .324 - - 0.45 49 21 .700 7.70 6.90 14.60
1953-54 MIN 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 - - 0.47 46 26 .639 6.10 6.60 12.70
1955-56 MIN 37 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .079 - - 0.33 19 18 .514 0.80 0.80 1.60
CAREER   439 - 0 0 22 0 0 0 .317 - - 0.45 292 146 .667 69.90 38.70 108.70

☆ 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
1948-49 MIN 60 - .498 .416 - - - - - - - - 118.77 - 1.21 - - -
1949-50 MIN 68 - .487 .407 - - - - - - - - 118.57 - 1.17 - - -
1950-51 MIN 68 - .509 .428 - - - - - - - - 123.14 - 1.22 - - -
1951-52 MIN 64 - .459 .385 - - - - - - - - 116.56 - 1.08 - - 26.17
1952-53 MIN 70 - .480 .399 - - - - - - - - 117.89 - 1.15 - - 26.90
1953-54 MIN 72 - .466 .380 - - - - - - - - 115.67 - 1.13 - - 26.62
1955-56 MIN 37 - .455 .395 - - - - - - - - 116.52 - 1.04 - - 18.32
CAREER   439 - .483 .404 - - - - - - - - 118.54 - 1.16 - - 31.32

☆ All-Star Season

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NBA Transactions

May 10, 1948 - George Mikan signed a contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Jul 1, 1949 - George Mikan, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Sep 28, 1949 - George Mikan signed a multi-year contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Jul 1, 1952 - George Mikan, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Aug 17, 1952 - George Mikan signed a contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Jul 1, 1953 - George Mikan, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Oct 9, 1953 - George Mikan signed a contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Jul 1, 1954 - George Mikan, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Jan 12, 1956 - George Mikan signed a contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Jul 1, 1956 - George Mikan, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Jun 1, 2005 - George Mikan passed away. He was 80 years old at the time of his death.

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NBA Awards & Honors

Top 50 Greatest Player
Top 75 Greatest Player
All-NBA First Team - 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA Playoff Stats - Per Game

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1948-49 MIN 10 - 0.0 30.30 10.30 22.70 .454 - - - 9.70 12.10 .802 - - 0.00 2.10 - - - 4.40
1949-50 MIN 12 - 0.0 31.33 10.08 26.33 .383 - - - 11.17 14.17 .788 - - 0.00 3.00 - - - 3.92
1950-51 MIN 7 - 0.0 24.00 8.86 21.71 .408 - - - 6.29 7.86 .800 - - 10.57 1.29 - - - 3.57
1951-52 MIN 13 - 42.5 23.62 7.62 20.08 .379 - - - 8.38 10.62 .790 - - 15.92 2.77 - - - 4.85
1952-53 MIN 12 - 38.6 19.83 6.50 17.75 .366 - - - 6.83 9.33 .732 - - 15.42 1.92 - - - 4.67
1953-54 MIN 13 - 32.6 19.38 6.69 14.62 .458 - - - 6.00 7.38 .813 - - 13.15 1.92 - - - 4.31
1955-56 MIN 3 - 20.0 12.00 4.33 11.67 .371 - - - 3.33 4.33 .769 - - 9.33 1.67 - - - 4.67
CAREER   70 - 36.6 24.00 8.04 19.91 .404 - - - 7.91 10.07 .786 - - 13.85 2.21 - - - 4.36

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NBA Playoff Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1948-49 MIN 10 - 0 303 103 227 .454 - - - 97 121 .802 - - 0 21 - - - 44
1949-50 MIN 12 - 0 376 121 316 .383 - - - 134 170 .788 - - 0 36 - - - 47
1950-51 MIN 7 - 0 168 62 152 .408 - - - 44 55 .800 - - 74 9 - - - 25
1951-52 MIN 13 - 553 307 99 261 .379 - - - 109 138 .790 - - 207 36 - - - 63
1952-53 MIN 12 - 463 238 78 213 .366 - - - 82 112 .732 - - 185 23 - - - 56
1953-54 MIN 13 - 424 252 87 190 .458 - - - 78 96 .813 - - 171 25 - - - 56
1955-56 MIN 3 - 60 36 13 35 .371 - - - 10 13 .769 - - 28 5 - - - 14
CAREER   70 - 1,500 1,680 563 1,394 .404 - - - 554 705 .786 - - 665 155 - - - 305

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
1948-49 MIN 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .444 - - 0.53 4 0 1.000 - - -
1949-50 MIN 12 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .444 - - 0.54 10 2 .833 - - -
1950-51 MIN 7 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .353 - - 0.36 3 4 .429 - - -
1951-52 MIN 13 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .355 - - 0.53 9 4 .692 0.90 1.50 2.40
1952-53 MIN 12 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 - - 0.53 9 3 .750 0.60 1.40 2.00
1953-54 MIN 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 - - 0.51 9 4 .692 2.00 1.50 3.50
1955-56 MIN 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155 - - 0.37 1 2 .333 - 0.10 0.10
CAREER   70 - 0 0 3 0 0 0 .351 - - 0.51 45 19 .703 10.40 6.50 17.00

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
1948-49 MIN 10 - .541 .454 - - - - - - - - 125.54 - 1.33 - - -
1949-50 MIN 12 - .481 .383 - - - - - - - - 117.11 - 1.19 - - -
1950-51 MIN 7 - .477 .408 - - - - - - - - 120.79 - 1.11 - - -
1951-52 MIN 13 - .477 .379 - - - 15.66 - - - - 116.92 - 1.18 - - 22.88
1952-53 MIN 12 - .454 .366 - - - 11.68 - - - - 109.83 - 1.12 - - 21.10
1953-54 MIN 13 - .543 .458 - - - 15.14 - - - - 127.04 - 1.33 - - 26.77
1955-56 MIN 3 - .442 .371 - - - 14.15 - - - - 114.07 - 1.03 - - 17.44
CAREER   70 - .493 .404 - - - - - - - - 118.97 - 1.21 - - 27.97

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection - 1951, 1952, 1953, 1954
Kobe Bryant All-Star MVP - 1953

* Since the 1946-1947 season

NBA All-Star Game Stats - Totals

Season Team GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1951 West 1 - 0 12 4 17 .235 - - - 4 6 .667 - - 11 3 - - - 2
1952 West 1 - 29 26 9 19 .474 - - - 8 9 .889 - - 15 1 - - - 5
1953 West 1 - 40 22 9 26 .346 - - - 4 4 1.000 - - 16 2 - - - 2
1954 West 1 - 31 18 6 18 .333 - - - 6 8 .750 - - 9 1 - - - 5
TOTAL   4 - 100 78 28 80 .350 - - - 22 27 .815 - - 51 7 - - - 14
AVERAGES   4 - 25.0 19.50 7.00 20.00 .350 - - - 5.50 6.75 .815 - - 12.75 1.75 - - - 3.50

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NCAA

College: DePaul (1946)

NCAA Season Stats - Per Game

Season School Class GP GS MIN PTS FGM FGA FG% 3PM 3PA 3P% FTM FTA FT% OFF DEF TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1942-43 DePaul Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1943-44 DePaul So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1944-45 DePaul Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1945-46 DePaul Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Helms Foundation Player of the Year - 1944, 1945
Sporting News Player of the Year - 1945
National Invitation Tournament MVP - 1945