Sam Mitchell SF  #42

Full Name: Samuel Mitchell, Jr.

Born: Sep 2, 1963 (55 years old)

Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-6 (198cm)     Weight: 210 (95kg)

Current Team: Memphis

Job Title: Associate Head Coach

Current NBA Status: Retired (Aug 20, 2002)

Draft Entry: 1985 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 3, Pick 7, Houston Rockets

Pre-Draft Team: Mercer (Sr)

High School: Columbus High School [Columbus, Georgia]

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NBA

15 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
1989-90 MIN 80 30 30.2 4.65 10.43 .446 0.00 0.11 .000 3.35 4.36 .768 2.25 3.52 5.78 1.11 0.82 0.68 3.76 1.20 12.65
1990-91 MIN 82 60 38.1 5.43 12.32 .441 0.00 0.11 .000 3.74 4.83 .775 2.29 4.05 6.34 1.62 0.80 0.70 4.12 1.27 14.60
1991-92 MIN 82 63 26.2 3.74 8.84 .423 0.02 0.13 .182 2.55 3.24 .786 1.93 3.84 5.77 1.15 0.65 0.48 2.80 1.18 10.06
1992-93 IND 81 1 17.3 2.65 5.96 .445 0.05 0.28 .174 1.85 2.28 .811 1.15 1.91 3.06 0.94 0.28 0.12 2.56 0.63 7.21
1993-94 IND 75 18 14.5 1.87 4.08 .458 0.00 0.07 .000 1.09 1.47 .745 0.95 1.59 2.53 0.87 0.44 0.12 2.03 0.67 4.83
1994-95 IND 81 12 17.0 2.48 5.10 .487 0.01 0.12 .100 1.56 2.15 .724 1.17 1.83 3.00 0.75 0.53 0.25 2.54 0.67 6.53
1995-96 MIN 78 42 27.5 3.88 7.92 .490 0.01 0.23 .056 3.04 3.73 .814 1.37 2.97 4.35 0.95 0.63 0.33 2.82 1.12 10.82
1996-97 MIN 82 5 24.9 3.28 7.35 .446 0.05 0.30 .160 2.73 3.60 .759 1.37 2.61 3.98 0.96 0.62 0.24 2.83 1.13 9.34
1997-98 MIN 81 33 27.6 4.58 9.88 .464 0.19 0.53 .349 3.00 3.60 .832 1.46 3.30 4.75 1.32 0.79 0.27 2.47 0.81 12.35
1998-99 MIN 50 20 26.9 4.26 10.44 .408 0.18 0.76 .237 2.52 3.30 .764 1.10 2.54 3.64 1.96 0.70 0.32 2.22 0.68 11.22
1999-00 MIN 66 24 18.6 2.55 5.70 .447 0.15 0.35 .435 1.23 1.39 .880 0.42 1.67 2.09 1.68 0.41 0.21 1.76 0.67 6.47
2000-01 MIN 82 4 12.0 1.44 3.52 .408 0.11 0.52 .209 0.49 0.67 .727 0.34 1.16 1.50 0.70 0.32 0.12 1.43 0.44 3.48
2001-02 MIN 74 10 9.8 1.32 3.07 .432 0.14 0.47 .286 0.51 0.66 .776 0.24 0.86 1.11 0.61 0.16 0.05 1.07 0.35 3.30
CAREER   994 322 22.4 3.24 7.25 .447 0.07 0.29 .223 2.14 2.74 .784 1.26 2.47 3.73 1.10 0.55 0.30 2.52 0.84 8.69

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
1989-90 MIN 80 30 2414 372 834 .446 0 9 .000 268 349 .768 180 282 462 89 66 54 301 96 1012
1990-91 MIN 82 60 3122 445 1010 .441 0 9 .000 307 396 .775 188 332 520 133 66 57 338 104 1197
1991-92 MIN 82 63 2151 307 725 .423 2 11 .182 209 266 .786 158 315 473 94 53 39 230 97 825
1992-93 IND 81 1 1402 215 483 .445 4 23 .174 150 185 .811 93 155 248 76 23 10 207 51 584
1993-94 IND 75 18 1084 140 306 .458 0 5 .000 82 110 .745 71 119 190 65 33 9 152 50 362
1994-95 IND 81 12 1377 201 413 .487 1 10 .100 126 174 .724 95 148 243 61 43 20 206 54 529
1995-96 MIN 78 42 2145 303 618 .490 1 18 .056 237 291 .814 107 232 339 74 49 26 220 87 844
1996-97 MIN 82 5 2044 269 603 .446 4 25 .160 224 295 .759 112 214 326 79 51 20 232 93 766
1997-98 MIN 81 33 2239 371 800 .464 15 43 .349 243 292 .832 118 267 385 107 64 22 200 66 1000
1998-99 MIN 50 20 1344 213 522 .408 9 38 .237 126 165 .764 55 127 182 98 35 16 111 34 561
1999-00 MIN 66 24 1227 168 376 .447 10 23 .435 81 92 .880 28 110 138 111 27 14 116 44 427
2000-01 MIN 82 4 983 118 289 .408 9 43 .209 40 55 .727 28 95 123 57 26 10 117 36 285
2001-02 MIN 74 10 725 98 227 .432 10 35 .286 38 49 .776 18 64 82 45 12 4 79 26 244
CAREER   994 322 22257 3220 7206 .447 65 292 .223 2131 2719 .784 1251 2460 3711 1089 548 301 2509 838 8636

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
1989-90 MIN 80 30 11 0 0 0 0 0 .153 0.93 0.69 0.42 22 58 .275 2.74 2.31 5.05
1990-91 MIN 82 60 8 0 0 0 0 0 .177 1.28 0.63 0.39 29 53 .354 3.53 1.44 4.96
1991-92 MIN 82 63 8 0 0 0 0 0 .119 0.97 0.55 0.37 15 67 .183 0.95 1.23 2.17
1992-93 IND 81 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .087 1.49 0.45 0.38 40 41 .494 1.99 0.66 2.66
1993-94 IND 75 18 1 0 0 0 0 0 .071 1.30 0.66 0.36 41 34 .547 0.96 1.12 2.09
1994-95 IND 81 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 .089 1.13 0.80 0.42 51 30 .630 1.89 1.68 3.57
1995-96 MIN 78 42 2 0 0 0 0 0 .134 0.85 0.56 0.47 24 54 .308 3.00 1.17 4.18
1996-97 MIN 82 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 .118 0.85 0.55 0.49 40 42 .488 1.77 1.41 3.18
1997-98 MIN 81 33 4 0 0 0 0 0 .153 1.62 0.97 0.36 44 37 .543 4.68 1.39 6.07
1998-99 MIN 50 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 .169 2.88 1.03 0.32 25 25 .500 1.94 1.07 3.01
1999-00 MIN 66 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 .109 2.52 0.61 0.24 39 27 .591 1.39 0.83 2.21
2000-01 MIN 82 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .056 1.58 0.72 0.19 47 35 .573 -0.01 0.59 0.59
2001-02 MIN 74 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 1.73 0.46 0.22 47 27 .635 0.49 0.34 0.83
CAREER   994 322 36 0 0 0 0 0 .113 1.30 0.65 0.38 464 530 .467 26.04 15.27 41.31

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
1989-90 MIN 80 30 .512 .446 8.44 14.89 11.47 5.93 8.86 1.45 1.48 19.98 121.40 -1.64 1.21 109.8 109.3 13.76
1990-91 MIN 82 60 .505 .441 6.56 13.20 9.67 6.29 8.07 1.11 1.16 17.86 121.58 -0.52 1.19 110.6 113.2 12.38
1991-92 MIN 82 63 .490 .425 7.86 16.67 12.13 6.18 10.33 1.26 1.08 18.67 139.10 -1.63 1.14 104.0 112.6 12.06
1992-93 IND 81 1 .517 .449 7.34 12.01 9.70 7.75 8.29 0.83 0.45 18.64 142.99 -0.02 1.21 113.2 113.3 11.95
1993-94 IND 75 18 .511 .458 7.88 12.40 10.21 8.88 12.36 1.58 0.57 16.48 120.30 -0.63 1.18 107.3 106.9 10.88
1994-95 IND 81 12 .540 .488 8.50 12.74 10.66 7.28 9.93 1.67 1.13 18.12 131.08 -1.00 1.28 113.4 107.3 13.33
1995-96 MIN 78 42 .566 .491 5.99 13.00 9.49 5.67 10.44 1.18 0.93 17.32 136.03 -1.73 1.37 113.8 112.4 13.08
1996-97 MIN 82 5 .523 .449 6.53 12.29 9.43 6.33 11.26 1.32 0.74 18.50 136.54 -1.96 1.27 106.1 109.5 11.75
1997-98 MIN 81 33 .539 .473 6.04 13.39 9.75 7.64 6.64 1.48 0.69 19.74 164.48 0.23 1.25 114.9 108.4 15.76
1998-99 MIN 50 20 .472 .417 4.25 11.46 7.57 12.04 5.41 1.37 0.90 20.56 140.85 2.28 1.07 105.8 104.1 14.23
1999-00 MIN 66 24 .513 .460 2.60 10.50 6.49 13.64 9.56 1.14 0.81 16.87 176.20 2.47 1.14 106.9 107.0 11.94
2000-01 MIN 82 4 .455 .424 3.22 11.15 7.15 8.61 10.31 1.38 0.72 16.04 134.49 0.20 0.99 94.7 106.4 8.20
2001-02 MIN 74 10 .491 .454 2.92 10.02 6.53 9.33 9.47 0.87 0.41 17.15 149.29 0.55 1.07 102.9 109.1 9.49
CAREER   994 322 .514 .451 6.40 12.88 9.61 7.52 9.07 1.28 0.94 18.38 145.32 -0.51 1.20 108.9 109.4 12.62

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NBA Transactions

Jun 18, 1985 - The Houston Rockets selected Sam Mitchell in Round 3 with Pick 7 in the 1985 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1985 - Sam Mitchell signed a contract with the Houston Rockets.
Oct 22, 1985 - The Houston Rockets placed the contract of Sam Mitchell on waivers.
Oct 24, 1985 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Oct 7, 1986 - Sam Mitchell signed a contract with the Houston Rockets.
Oct 28, 1986 - The Houston Rockets placed the contract of Sam Mitchell on waivers.
Oct 30, 1986 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Houston Rockets, became a free agent.
Jul 23, 1989 - Sam Mitchell signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Sep 18, 1990 - Sam Mitchell signed a veteran extension with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Sep 8, 1992 - Sam Mitchell was acquired by the Indiana Pacers from the Minnesota Timberwolves in a trade.
Jul 1, 1993 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.
Sep 1, 1993 - Sam Mitchell signed a multi-year contract with the Indiana Pacers.
Jul 1, 1995 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Indiana Pacers, became a free agent.
Sep 29, 1995 - Sam Mitchell signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Jul 1, 1998 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Minnesota Timberwolves, became a free agent.
Jan 21, 1999 - Sam Mitchell signed a multi-year contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Jul 1, 2001 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Minnesota Timberwolves, became a free agent.
Aug 7, 2001 - Sam Mitchell signed a contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Jul 1, 2002 - Sam Mitchell, previously with the Minnesota Timberwolves, became a free agent.
Aug 20, 2002 - Sam Mitchell retired from professional basketball.
Jul 12, 2010 - The Minnesota Timberwolves renounced their free-agent exception rights to Sam Mitchell.

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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
1992-93 IND 4 0 6.2 1.25 2.00 .625 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 0.50 1.000 0.00 0.25 0.25 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.00 0.50 3.00
1993-94 IND 15 0 6.6 0.60 1.73 .346 0.00 0.07 .000 0.20 0.27 .750 0.33 0.80 1.13 0.33 0.13 0.13 1.47 0.27 1.40
1994-95 IND 17 0 13.1 1.35 3.76 .359 0.00 0.12 .000 1.29 1.65 .786 1.00 1.82 2.82 0.35 0.18 0.06 2.41 0.82 4.00
1996-97 MIN 3 0 15.7 2.00 4.33 .462 0.00 0.00 .000 1.67 2.67 .625 0.67 1.67 2.33 0.33 0.33 0.33 3.00 0.33 5.67
1997-98 MIN 5 5 35.4 5.20 11.60 .448 0.60 2.80 .214 3.40 3.80 .895 1.40 3.80 5.20 1.60 0.20 0.20 3.60 1.00 14.40
1998-99 MIN 4 1 32.8 3.75 10.00 .375 0.25 1.50 .167 2.25 3.00 .750 1.25 2.25 3.50 1.50 0.25 0.50 3.25 2.00 10.00
1999-00 MIN 4 0 17.0 2.25 4.50 .500 0.50 1.25 .400 0.75 0.75 1.000 0.50 1.25 1.75 0.50 0.00 0.25 1.25 1.00 5.75
2000-01 MIN 4 0 12.5 0.50 2.50 .200 0.00 0.25 .000 0.50 0.50 1.000 0.25 1.50 1.75 0.75 0.25 0.00 1.25 0.25 1.50
2001-02 MIN 3 2 11.3 1.00 3.00 .333 0.00 0.00 .000 0.67 0.67 1.000 0.00 0.67 0.67 1.00 0.33 0.33 1.67 0.00 2.67
CAREER   59 8 14.5 1.66 4.17 .398 0.10 0.49 .207 1.10 1.36 .812 0.66 1.53 2.19 0.58 0.17 0.15 2.07 0.66 4.53

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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
1992-93 IND 4 0 25 5 8 .625 0 0 .000 2 2 1.000 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 2 12
1993-94 IND 15 0 99 9 26 .346 0 1 .000 3 4 .750 5 12 17 5 2 2 22 4 21
1994-95 IND 17 0 223 23 64 .359 0 2 .000 22 28 .786 17 31 48 6 3 1 41 14 68
1996-97 MIN 3 0 47 6 13 .462 0 0 .000 5 8 .625 2 5 7 1 1 1 9 1 17
1997-98 MIN 5 5 177 26 58 .448 3 14 .214 17 19 .895 7 19 26 8 1 1 18 5 72
1998-99 MIN 4 1 131 15 40 .375 1 6 .167 9 12 .750 5 9 14 6 1 2 13 8 40
1999-00 MIN 4 0 68 9 18 .500 2 5 .400 3 3 1.000 2 5 7 2 0 1 5 4 23
2000-01 MIN 4 0 50 2 10 .200 0 1 .000 2 2 1.000 1 6 7 3 1 0 5 1 6
2001-02 MIN 3 2 34 3 9 .333 0 0 .000 2 2 1.000 0 2 2 3 1 1 5 0 8
CAREER   59 8 854 98 246 .398 6 29 .207 65 80 .812 39 90 129 34 10 9 122 39 267

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
1992-93 IND 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .034 0.00 0.00 0.25 1 3 .250 0.01 - 0.01
1993-94 IND 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 1.25 0.50 0.15 9 6 .600 -0.10 0.15 0.05
1994-95 IND 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 0.43 0.21 0.44 10 7 .588 -0.20 0.20 -0.01
1996-97 MIN 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .058 1.00 1.00 0.62 0 3 .000 0.05 -0.04 0.01
1997-98 MIN 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 1.60 0.20 0.33 2 3 .400 0.35 -0.03 0.32
1998-99 MIN 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164 0.75 0.12 0.30 1 3 .250 -0.09 0.04 -0.05
1999-00 MIN 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .080 0.50 0.00 0.17 1 3 .250 0.04 0.01 0.05
2000-01 MIN 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .041 3.00 1.00 0.20 1 3 .250 -0.09 0.05 -0.04
2001-02 MIN 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .056 0.00 0.00 0.22 0 3 .000 0.02 -0.03 -
CAREER   59 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 0.87 0.26 0.33 25 34 .424 0.09 0.35 0.44

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
1992-93 IND 4 0 .676 .625 - 4.66 2.42 - 18.38 - - 20.69 162.50 -8.59 1.50 103.5 117.0 9.92
1993-94 IND 15 0 .378 .346 6.35 14.19 10.41 8.49 12.59 1.12 1.56 14.85 109.62 -0.73 0.81 86.4 102.7 4.38
1994-95 IND 17 0 .445 .359 9.57 17.38 13.48 4.48 15.50 0.75 0.42 18.87 114.51 -4.79 1.06 94.2 112.9 6.91
1996-97 MIN 3 0 .515 .462 4.32 14.32 8.61 3.02 5.71 1.13 2.04 17.00 108.65 -0.71 1.31 109.6 123.2 10.90
1997-98 MIN 5 5 .542 .474 4.39 13.93 8.79 8.30 7.01 0.32 0.49 19.01 155.73 0.20 1.24 115.0 116.1 13.93
1998-99 MIN 4 1 .442 .388 4.14 8.24 6.09 8.29 15.02 0.44 1.16 19.04 129.17 -3.21 1.00 88.0 107.4 7.37
1999-00 MIN 4 0 .595 .556 3.84 10.54 7.03 5.06 17.15 - 1.25 17.34 190.00 -4.50 1.28 102.3 112.7 11.03
2000-01 MIN 4 0 .276 .200 2.18 13.96 7.88 9.99 8.42 1.09 - 11.10 120.00 2.06 0.60 69.7 103.8 2.51
2001-02 MIN 3 2 .405 .333 - 6.52 3.11 13.33 - 1.45 2.26 12.46 133.33 5.52 0.89 104.6 117.7 8.83
CAREER   59 8 .475 .411 5.44 12.88 9.11 6.74 12.18 0.65 0.87 17.46 141.78 -2.02 1.09 98.6 111.4 8.60

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NBA Training Camp Experience

1996 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
1997 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
1998 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
1999 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2000 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves
2001 NBA Training Camp - Minnesota Timberwolves

NCAA

College: Mercer (1985)

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
1981-82 Mercer Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1982-83 Mercer So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1983-84 Mercer Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1984-85 Mercer Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -