Red Kerr FC

Full Name: Johnny Kerr

Born: Jul 17, 1932 (Passed away Feb 26, 2009, aged 76)

Birthplace/Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-9 (206cm)     Weight: 230 (104kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Feb 26, 2009)

Draft Entry: 1954 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 6, Syracuse Nationals

Pre-Draft Team: Illinois (Sr)

High School: Tilden High School [Chicago, Illinois]

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NBA

12 Years Of Service - 3x 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
1954-55 SYR 72 - 21.2 10.47 4.18 9.97 .419 - - - 2.11 3.10 .682 - - 6.58 1.11 - - - 2.29
1955-56 SYR 72 - 29.4 13.35 5.24 12.99 .403 - - - 2.88 4.39 .655 - - 8.43 1.17 - - - 2.33
1956-57 SYR 72 - 30.4 12.38 4.62 11.49 .403 - - - 3.12 4.35 .719 - - 11.21 1.25 - - - 2.64
1957-58 SYR 72 - 33.1 15.19 5.65 14.17 .399 - - - 3.89 5.86 .664 - - 13.38 1.22 - - - 2.74
1958-59 SYR 72 - 37.1 17.85 6.97 15.82 .441 - - - 3.90 5.10 .766 - - 14.00 1.97 - - - 2.54
1959-60 SYR 75 - 31.6 14.73 5.81 14.81 .392 - - - 3.11 4.13 .752 - - 12.17 2.23 - - - 2.76
1960-61 SYR 79 - 33.9 13.37 5.30 13.37 .397 - - - 2.76 3.78 .729 - - 12.04 2.52 - - - 2.91
1961-62 SYR 80 - 34.6 16.30 6.76 15.25 .443 - - - 2.77 3.77 .735 - - 14.70 3.04 - - - 3.40
1962-63 SYR 80 - 32.0 15.69 6.34 13.36 .474 - - - 3.01 4.00 .753 - - 12.99 2.67 - - - 2.60
1963-64 PHL 80 - 36.7 16.75 6.70 15.62 .429 - - - 3.35 4.46 .751 - - 12.71 3.44 - - - 2.34
1964-65 PHL 80 - 22.6 8.18 3.30 8.93 .370 - - - 1.57 2.26 .696 - - 6.89 2.46 - - - 1.65
1965-66 WAS 71 - 24.9 11.00 4.03 9.75 .413 - - - 2.94 3.83 .768 - - 8.25 3.17 - - - 2.08
CAREER   905 - 30.7 13.79 5.42 12.98 .418 - - - 2.94 4.07 .723 - - 11.15 2.21 - - - 2.53

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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
1954-55 SYR 72 - 1,529 754 301 718 .419 - - - 152 223 .682 - - 474 80 - - - 165
1955-56 SYR 72 - 2,114 961 377 935 .403 - - - 207 316 .655 - - 607 84 - - - 168
1956-57 SYR 72 - 2,191 891 333 827 .403 - - - 225 313 .719 - - 807 90 - - - 190
1957-58 SYR 72 - 2,384 1,094 407 1,020 .399 - - - 280 422 .664 - - 963 88 - - - 197
1958-59 SYR 72 - 2,671 1,285 502 1,139 .441 - - - 281 367 .766 - - 1,008 142 - - - 183
1959-60 SYR 75 - 2,372 1,105 436 1,111 .392 - - - 233 310 .752 - - 913 167 - - - 207
1960-61 SYR 79 - 2,676 1,056 419 1,056 .397 - - - 218 299 .729 - - 951 199 - - - 230
1961-62 SYR 80 - 2,768 1,304 541 1,220 .443 - - - 222 302 .735 - - 1,176 243 - - - 272
1962-63 SYR 80 - 2,561 1,255 507 1,069 .474 - - - 241 320 .753 - - 1,039 214 - - - 208
1963-64 PHL 80 - 2,938 1,340 536 1,250 .429 - - - 268 357 .751 - - 1,017 275 - - - 187
1964-65 PHL 80 - 1,810 654 264 714 .370 - - - 126 181 .696 - - 551 197 - - - 132
1965-66 WAS 71 - 1,770 781 286 692 .413 - - - 209 272 .768 - - 586 225 - - - 148
CAREER   905 - 27,784 12,480 4,909 11,751 .418 - - - 2,662 3,682 .723 - - 10,092 2,004 - - - 2,287

☆ 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
1954-55 SYR 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161 - - 0.31 43 29 .597 2.00 3.00 5.00
1955-56 SYR 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .187 - - 0.34 35 37 .486 1.40 3.30 4.60
1956-57 SYR 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .166 - - 0.38 38 34 .528 2.70 2.70 5.40
1957-58 SYR 72 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .175 - - 0.41 41 31 .569 2.60 3.20 5.80
1958-59 SYR 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 - - 0.32 35 37 .486 5.20 3.60 8.70
1959-60 SYR 75 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 - - 0.28 45 30 .600 1.00 2.80 3.80
1960-61 SYR 79 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .169 - - 0.28 38 41 .481 0.80 3.10 3.90
1961-62 SYR 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212 - - 0.25 41 39 .513 2.90 4.90 7.80
1962-63 SYR 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .195 - - 0.30 48 32 .600 4.10 3.60 7.70
1963-64 PHL 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 - - 0.29 34 46 .425 2.30 2.60 4.90
1964-65 PHL 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136 - - 0.25 40 40 .500 -1.20 2.10 0.90
1965-66 WAS 71 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .142 - - 0.39 33 38 .465 1.50 1.60 3.10
CAREER   905 - 0 0 1 0 0 0 .181 - - 0.31 471 434 .520 25.30 36.50 61.60

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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
1954-55 SYR 72 - .462 .419 - - - - - - - - 110.08 - 1.05 - - 20.16
1955-56 SYR 72 - .447 .403 - - - - - - - - 105.83 - 1.03 - - 15.94
1956-57 SYR 72 - .462 .403 - - - - - - - - 112.15 - 1.08 - - 16.94
1957-58 SYR 72 - .454 .399 - - - - - - - - 106.25 - 1.07 - - 17.42
1958-59 SYR 72 - .494 .441 - - - - - - - - 120.64 - 1.13 - - 19.06
1959-60 SYR 75 - .443 .392 - - - - - - - - 114.41 - 0.99 - - 15.66
1960-61 SYR 79 - .445 .397 - - - - - - - - 112.59 - 1.00 - - 13.51
1961-62 SYR 80 - .482 .443 - - - - - - - - 117.85 - 1.07 - - 16.77
1962-63 SYR 80 - .519 .474 - - - - - - - - 122.74 - 1.17 - - 18.20
1963-64 PHL 80 - .476 .429 - - - - - - - - 117.95 - 1.07 - - 17.10
1964-65 PHL 80 - .412 .370 - - - 14.83 - - - - 106.59 - 0.92 - - 13.16
1965-66 WAS 71 - .481 .413 - - - 16.44 - - - - 118.17 - 1.13 - - 16.68
CAREER   905 - .467 .418 - - - 15.64 - - - - 114.07 - 1.06 - - 16.70

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NBA Transactions

Apr 24, 1954 - The Syracuse Nationals selected Red Kerr in Round 1 with Pick 6 in the 1954 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1954 - Red Kerr signed a multi-year contract with the Syracuse Nationals.
Sep 22, 1965 - Red Kerr was acquired by the Baltimore Bullets from the Philadelphia Sixers in a trade.
Apr 30, 1966 - Red Kerr was selected by the Chicago Bulls in the Expansion Draft from the Baltimore Bullets.
Jul 1, 1966 - Red Kerr, previously with the , became a free agent.
Feb 26, 2009 - Red Kerr passed away. He was 76 years old at the time of his death.

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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
1954-55 SYR 11 - 33.0 13.82 5.36 13.73 .391 - - - 3.09 5.55 .557 - - 10.73 1.18 - - - 2.45
1955-56 SYR 8 - 26.6 11.12 4.62 9.62 .481 - - - 1.88 4.12 .455 - - 8.50 1.25 - - - 2.88
1956-57 SYR 5 - 32.4 15.20 5.60 13.00 .431 - - - 4.00 5.80 .690 - - 13.80 1.20 - - - 1.40
1957-58 SYR 3 - 38.7 16.67 6.00 18.33 .327 - - - 4.67 6.00 .778 - - 20.33 1.00 - - - 1.67
1958-59 SYR 9 - 34.7 14.44 5.56 15.78 .352 - - - 3.33 3.67 .909 - - 12.00 2.67 - - - 2.22
1959-60 SYR 3 - 34.7 13.67 5.00 17.00 .294 - - - 3.67 4.00 .917 - - 8.33 3.00 - - - 3.00
1960-61 SYR 8 - 26.3 9.50 3.75 11.00 .341 - - - 2.00 2.88 .696 - - 12.38 2.50 - - - 2.25
1961-62 SYR 5 - 38.6 17.60 8.20 21.80 .376 - - - 1.20 1.60 .750 - - 16.00 2.00 - - - 3.00
1962-63 SYR 5 - 37.4 13.60 5.20 12.00 .433 - - - 3.20 4.20 .762 - - 15.00 1.80 - - - 2.40
1963-64 PHL 5 - 37.0 19.00 8.00 16.60 .482 - - - 3.00 4.00 .750 - - 13.80 3.20 - - - 2.40
1964-65 PHL 11 - 16.5 5.73 2.18 6.09 .358 - - - 1.36 1.91 .714 - - 3.45 2.55 - - - 1.82
1965-66 WAS 3 - 16.3 1.67 0.67 3.67 .182 - - - 0.33 0.67 .500 - - 5.67 1.33 - - - 1.67
CAREER   76 - 29.9 12.28 4.87 12.62 .386 - - - 2.54 3.70 .687 - - 10.88 2.00 - - - 2.28

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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
1954-55 SYR 11 - 363 152 59 151 .391 - - - 34 61 .557 - - 118 13 - - - 27
1955-56 SYR 8 - 213 89 37 77 .481 - - - 15 33 .455 - - 68 10 - - - 23
1956-57 SYR 5 - 162 76 28 65 .431 - - - 20 29 .690 - - 69 6 - - - 7
1957-58 SYR 3 - 116 50 18 55 .327 - - - 14 18 .778 - - 61 3 - - - 5
1958-59 SYR 9 - 312 130 50 142 .352 - - - 30 33 .909 - - 108 24 - - - 20
1959-60 SYR 3 - 104 41 15 51 .294 - - - 11 12 .917 - - 25 9 - - - 9
1960-61 SYR 8 - 210 76 30 88 .341 - - - 16 23 .696 - - 99 20 - - - 18
1961-62 SYR 5 - 193 88 41 109 .376 - - - 6 8 .750 - - 80 10 - - - 15
1962-63 SYR 5 - 187 68 26 60 .433 - - - 16 21 .762 - - 75 9 - - - 12
1963-64 PHL 5 - 185 95 40 83 .482 - - - 15 20 .750 - - 69 16 - - - 12
1964-65 PHL 11 - 181 63 24 67 .358 - - - 15 21 .714 - - 38 28 - - - 20
1965-66 WAS 3 - 49 5 2 11 .182 - - - 1 2 .500 - - 17 4 - - - 5
CAREER   76 - 2,275 933 370 959 .386 - - - 193 281 .687 - - 827 152 - - - 173

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
1954-55 SYR 11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .202 - - 0.40 7 4 .636 - 0.70 0.70
1955-56 SYR 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .164 - - 0.43 4 4 .500 0.30 0.10 0.40
1956-57 SYR 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .209 - - 0.45 2 3 .400 0.40 0.30 0.70
1957-58 SYR 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 - - 0.33 1 2 .333 - 0.30 0.30
1958-59 SYR 9 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .195 - - 0.23 5 4 .556 -0.10 0.10 -
1959-60 SYR 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189 - - 0.24 1 2 .333 -0.20 - -0.20
1960-61 SYR 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .158 - - 0.26 4 4 .500 -0.20 0.30 0.10
1961-62 SYR 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 - - 0.07 2 3 .400 -0.30 0.30 -
1962-63 SYR 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .155 - - 0.35 2 3 .400 0.10 0.10 0.20
1963-64 PHL 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 - - 0.24 2 3 .400 0.40 - 0.40
1964-65 PHL 11 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .112 - - 0.31 6 5 .545 -0.10 0.20 0.10
1965-66 WAS 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .045 - - 0.18 0 3 .000 -0.20 - -0.10
CAREER   76 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .178 - - 0.29 36 40 .474 0.10 2.40 2.60

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
1954-55 SYR 11 - .427 .391 - - - 7.09 - - - - 94.81 - 1.01 - - 13.57
1955-56 SYR 8 - .486 .481 - - - 8.18 - - - - 93.51 - 1.16 - - 13.83
1956-57 SYR 5 - .489 .431 - - - 7.31 - - - - 112.04 - 1.17 - - 19.22
1957-58 SYR 3 - .397 .327 - - - 5.13 - - - - 110.51 - 0.91 - - 16.06
1958-59 SYR 9 - .415 .352 - - - 10.73 - - - - 126.12 - 0.92 - - 13.10
1959-60 SYR 3 - .364 .294 - - - 11.73 - - - - 121.08 - 0.80 - - 8.49
1960-61 SYR 8 - .387 .341 - - - 13.95 - - - - 103.66 - 0.86 - - 12.10
1961-62 SYR 5 - .391 .376 - - - 9.14 - - - - 112.61 - 0.81 - - 11.29
1962-63 SYR 5 - .491 .433 - - - 6.14 - - - - 119.52 - 1.13 - - 12.89
1963-64 PHL 5 - .517 .482 - - - 13.65 - - - - 123.19 - 1.14 - - 17.31
1964-65 PHL 11 - .413 .358 - - - 21.25 - - - - 107.25 - 0.94 - - 11.85
1965-66 WAS 3 - .210 .182 - - - 9.17 - - - - 68.18 - 0.45 - - 4.72
CAREER   76 - .431 .386 - - - 18.25 - - - - 107.27 - 0.97 - - 13.42

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NBA All-Star Weekend Competitions

Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection - 1956, 1959, 1963

* 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
1956 East 1 - 16 4 2 4 .500 - - - 0 1 .000 - - 8 0 - - - 2
1959 East 1 - 21 7 3 14 .214 - - - 1 2 .500 - - 9 2 - - - 0
1963 East 1 - 11 2 0 4 .000 - - - 2 2 1.000 - - 2 1 - - - 3
TOTAL   3 - 48 13 5 22 .227 - - - 3 5 .600 - - 19 3 - - - 5
AVERAGES   3 - 16.0 4.33 1.67 7.33 .227 - - - 1.00 1.67 .600 - - 6.33 1.00 - - - 1.67

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NCAA

College: Illinois (1954)

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
1950-51 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1951-52 Illinois So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1952-53 Illinois Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1953-54 Illinois Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

AP All-American Third Team - 1954
Look Magazine All-American Third Team - 1954
UPI All-American Third Team - 1954
NCAA Final Four All-Tournament Teams (AP) - 1952