Mel Thurston G

Full Name: John Thurston

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jan 16, 1919 (Passed away Oct 8, 1997, aged 78)

Birthplace: Lockport, New York (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-0 (183cm)     Weight: 175 (79kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Oct 8, 1997)

Draft Entry: 1947 NBA Draft

Drafted: Undrafted

Pre-Draft Team: Canisius (Sr)

High School: Lockport High School [Lockport, New York]

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NBA

1 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
1947-48 PRO 14 - 0.0 2.29 8.07 .283 - - - 1.00 2.00 .500 - - 0.00 0.29 - - 3.00 - 5.57
CAREER   14 - 23.9 2.29 8.07 .283 - - - 1.00 2.00 .500 - - 0.00 0.29 - - 3.00 - 5.57

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
1947-48 PRO 14 - 0 32 113 .283 - - - 14 28 .500 - - 0 4 - - 42 - 78
CAREER   14 - 0 32 113 .283 - - - 14 28 .500 - - 0 4 - - 42 - 78

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
1947-48 PRO 14 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 - - 0.25 1 13 .071 - - -
CAREER   14 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .028 - - 0.25 1 13 .071 - - -

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
1947-48 PRO 14 - .311 .283 - - - - - - - - 78.32 - 0.69 - - -
CAREER   14 - .311 .283 - - - - - - - - 78.32 - 0.69 - - -

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NBA Transactions

Jul 1, 1947 - Mel Thurston went undrafted in the 1947 NBA Draft making him an Unrestricted FA.
Feb 1, 1948 - Mel Thurston signed a contract with the Providence Steamrollers.
Jul 1, 1948 - Mel Thurston, previously with the Providence Steamrollers, became a free agent.
Aug 4, 1949 - The Providence Steamrollers renounced their free-agent exception rights to Mel Thurston.
Oct 8, 1997 - Mel Thurston passed away. He was 78 years old at the time of his death.

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NCAA

College: Canisius (1943)

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
1939-40 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1940-41 Canisius So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1941-42 Canisius Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1942-43 Canisius Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -