Mel Counts FC

Current Team: N/A

Born: Oct 16, 1941 (77 years old)

Birthplace: Coos Bay, Oregon (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 7-0 (213cm)     Weight: 230 (104kg)

Current NBA Status: Unrestricted Free Agent

Draft Entry: 1964 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 1, Pick 7, Boston Celtics

Pre-Draft Team: Oregon State (Sr)

High School: Marshfield High School [Coos Bay, Oregon]

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NBA

12 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
1964-65 BOS 54 - 10.6 1.85 5.04 .368 - - - 1.07 1.37 .784 - - 4.91 0.35 - - 2.48 - 4.78
1965-66 BOS 67 - 15.2 3.30 8.19 .403 - - - 1.79 2.16 .828 - - 6.45 0.75 - - 3.09 - 8.39
1966-67 * All Teams 56 - 15.4 3.16 7.48 .422 - - - 1.23 1.68 .734 - - 6.14 0.93 - - 3.27 - 7.55
1966-67 LAL 31 - 16.7 3.61 8.13 .444 - - - 1.29 1.74 .741 - - 6.10 0.71 - - 3.29 - 8.52
1966-67 * WAS 25 - 13.7 2.60 6.68 .389 - - - 1.16 1.60 .725 - - 6.20 1.20 - - 3.24 - 6.36
1967-68 LAL 82 - 21.2 4.68 9.85 .475 - - - 2.32 3.10 .748 - - 8.93 1.70 - - 3.77 - 11.68
1968-69 LAL 77 - 24.2 5.06 11.26 .450 - - - 2.31 2.87 .805 - - 7.79 1.42 - - 2.90 - 12.44
1969-70 LAL 81 - 27.1 5.36 12.56 .427 - - - 1.93 2.48 .776 - - 8.43 1.98 - - 3.75 - 12.64
1970-71 PHX 80 - 20.9 4.56 9.99 .457 - - - 1.86 2.48 .753 - - 6.29 1.70 - - 3.49 - 10.99
1971-72 PHX 76 - 11.9 1.93 4.53 .427 - - - 1.33 1.84 .721 - - 3.38 1.26 - - 2.09 - 5.20
1972-73 * All Teams 66 - 10.0 2.00 4.45 .449 - - - 0.59 0.88 .672 - - 3.83 0.98 - - 1.61 - 4.59
1972-73 LAL 59 - 10.4 2.15 4.71 .457 - - - 0.66 0.98 .672 - - 4.02 1.05 - - 1.66 - 4.97
1972-73 * PHL 7 - 6.7 0.71 2.29 .312 - - - 0.00 0.00 .000 - - 2.29 0.43 - - 1.14 - 1.43
1973-74 LAL 45 - 11.1 1.36 3.71 .365 - - - 0.53 0.73 .727 1.24 2.00 3.24 1.20 0.44 0.51 1.89 - 3.24
1974-75 NOJ 75 - 18.9 2.89 6.60 .438 - - - 1.15 1.51 .761 1.36 4.52 5.88 2.43 0.65 0.57 2.61 - 6.93
1975-76 NOJ 30 - 10.6 1.23 3.03 .407 - - - 0.53 0.70 .762 0.90 2.43 3.33 1.27 0.53 0.27 2.47 - 3.00
CAREER   789 - 17.4 3.38 7.76 .435 - - - 1.50 1.97 .764 1.23 3.35 6.03 1.39 0.57 0.49 2.86 - 8.26

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
1964-65 BOS 54 - 572 100 272 .368 - - - 58 74 .784 - - 265 19 - - 134 - 258
1965-66 BOS 67 - 1021 221 549 .403 - - - 120 145 .828 - - 432 50 - - 207 - 562
1966-67 * All Teams 56 - 860 177 419 .422 - - - 69 94 .734 - - 344 52 - - 183 - 423
1966-67 LAL 31 - 517 112 252 .444 - - - 40 54 .741 - - 189 22 - - 102 - 264
1966-67 * WAS 25 - 343 65 167 .389 - - - 29 40 .725 - - 155 30 - - 81 - 159
1967-68 LAL 82 - 1739 384 808 .475 - - - 190 254 .748 - - 732 139 - - 309 - 958
1968-69 LAL 77 - 1866 390 867 .450 - - - 178 221 .805 - - 600 109 - - 223 - 958
1969-70 LAL 81 - 2193 434 1017 .427 - - - 156 201 .776 - - 683 160 - - 304 - 1024
1970-71 PHX 80 - 1669 365 799 .457 - - - 149 198 .753 - - 503 136 - - 279 - 879
1971-72 PHX 76 - 906 147 344 .427 - - - 101 140 .721 - - 257 96 - - 159 - 395
1972-73 * All Teams 66 - 658 132 294 .449 - - - 39 58 .672 - - 253 65 - - 106 - 303
1972-73 LAL 59 - 611 127 278 .457 - - - 39 58 .672 - - 237 62 - - 98 - 293
1972-73 * PHL 7 - 47 5 16 .312 - - - 0 0 .000 - - 16 3 - - 8 - 10
1973-74 LAL 45 - 499 61 167 .365 - - - 24 33 .727 56 90 146 54 20 23 85 - 146
1974-75 NOJ 75 - 1421 217 495 .438 - - - 86 113 .761 102 339 441 182 49 43 196 - 520
1975-76 NOJ 30 - 319 37 91 .407 - - - 16 21 .762 27 73 100 38 16 8 74 - 90
CAREER   789 - 13723 2665 6122 .435 - - - 1186 1552 .764 185 502 4756 1100 85 74 2259 - 6516

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
1964-65 BOS 54 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .033 - - 0.27 40 12 .769 -0.40 1.80 1.50
1965-66 BOS 67 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .078 - - 0.26 46 21 .687 0.30 2.60 2.90
1966-67 * All Teams 56 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .089 - - 0.22 19 37 .339 - - -
1966-67 LAL 31 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .035 - - 0.21 17 14 .548 0.30 0.50 0.80
1966-67 * WAS 25 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .026 - - 0.24 2 23 .080 -0.20 0.40 0.20
1967-68 LAL 82 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .137 - - 0.31 52 30 .634 3.00 2.00 5.00
1968-69 LAL 77 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140 - - 0.25 51 26 .662 2.30 1.90 4.30
1969-70 LAL 81 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .162 - - 0.20 46 35 .568 -0.50 3.20 2.70
1970-71 PHX 80 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 - - 0.25 46 34 .575 1.70 2.50 4.20
1971-72 PHX 76 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .068 - - 0.41 47 29 .618 0.50 1.40 1.90
1972-73 * All Teams 66 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 - - 0.20 43 22 .662 - - -
1972-73 LAL 59 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .051 - - 0.21 43 15 .741 0.40 1.20 1.60
1972-73 * PHL 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .002 - - 0.00 0 7 .000 -0.10 - -0.10
1973-74 LAL 45 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .033 - - 0.20 26 19 .578 -0.40 0.70 0.30
1974-75 NOJ 75 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 - - 0.23 23 51 .311 0.20 1.80 2.00
1975-76 NOJ 30 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .022 - - 0.23 12 18 .400 -0.10 0.60 0.40
CAREER   789 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .129 - - 0.25 451 334 .575 7.30 20.20 27.60

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
1964-65 BOS 54 - .424 .368 - - - 4.43 - - - - 115.14 - 0.95 - - 12.46
1965-66 BOS 67 - .459 .403 - - - 7.09 - - - - 123.01 - 1.02 - - 16.43
1966-67 * All Teams 56 - .459 .422 - - - 8.08 - - - - 115.65 - 1.01 - - 13.91
1966-67 LAL 31 - .479 .444 - - - 5.67 - - - - 118.52 - 1.05 - - 15.21
1966-67 * WAS 25 - .431 .389 - - - 11.69 - - - - 111.42 - 0.95 - - 13.92
1967-68 LAL 82 - .521 .475 - - - 10.76 - - - - 122.33 - 1.19 - - 19.94
1968-69 LAL 77 - .497 .450 - - - 8.48 - - - - 125.53 - 1.10 - - 18.61
1969-70 LAL 81 - .463 .427 - - - 10.04 - - - - 120.29 - 1.01 - - 14.26
1970-71 PHX 80 - .496 .457 - - - 12.22 - - - - 120.93 - 1.10 - - 15.89
1971-72 PHX 76 - .487 .427 - - - 14.26 - - - - 114.88 - 1.15 - - 14.03
1972-73 * All Teams 66 - .474 .449 - - - 13.37 - - - - 112.14 - 1.03 - - 16.44
1972-73 LAL 59 - .483 .457 - - - 13.74 - - - - 112.92 - 1.05 - - 18.15
1972-73 * PHL 7 - .312 .312 - - - 8.25 - - - - 31.25 - 0.62 - - 6.13
1973-74 LAL 45 - .402 .365 10.68 15.85 13.37 14.00 - 1.72 2.18 - 109.25 - 0.87 - 95.2 11.95
1974-75 NOJ 75 - .477 .438 6.96 24.71 15.55 18.73 - 1.50 1.61 - 119.94 - 1.05 - 95.6 14.75
1975-76 NOJ 30 - .449 .407 8.34 22.97 15.59 16.38 - 2.25 1.35 - 116.85 - 0.99 - 92.7 12.19
CAREER   789 - .479 .435 7.86 19.71 14.02 10.92 - 1.63 1.56 - 119.95 - 1.06 - 94.3 15.91

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NBA Transactions

May 4, 1964 - The Boston Celtics selected Mel Counts in Round 1 with Pick 7 in the 1964 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1964 - Mel Counts signed a multi-year contract with the Boston Celtics.
Sep 1, 1966 - Mel Counts was acquired by the Baltimore Bullets from the Boston Celtics in a trade.
Jan 16, 1967 - Mel Counts was acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Baltimore Bullets in a trade.
May 20, 1970 - Mel Counts was acquired by the Phoenix Suns from the Los Angeles Lakers in a trade.
Oct 10, 1972 - Mel Counts was acquired by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Phoenix Suns in a trade.
Nov 2, 1972 - Mel Counts was acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers from the Philadelphia Sixers in a trade.
Jun 13, 1974 - Mel Counts was acquired by the New Orleans Jazz from the Los Angeles Lakers in a trade.
Feb 16, 1976 - The New Orleans Jazz placed the contract of Mel Counts on waivers.
Feb 18, 1976 - Mel Counts, previously with the New Orleans Jazz, 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
1964-65 BOS 4 - 7.5 1.00 3.75 .267 - - - 0.25 0.25 1.000 - - 2.75 0.25 - - 2.50 - 2.25
1965-66 BOS 10 - 8.2 1.40 3.90 .359 - - - 1.50 1.70 .882 - - 4.00 0.30 - - 2.60 - 4.30
1966-67 LAL 3 - 9.7 1.67 6.33 .263 - - - 1.33 1.33 1.000 - - 2.67 0.00 - - 2.00 - 4.67
1966-67 * All Teams 3 - 9.7 1.67 6.33 .263 - - - 1.33 1.33 1.000 - - 2.67 0.00 - - 2.00 - 4.67
1967-68 LAL 15 - 20.4 3.60 6.73 .535 - - - 1.40 2.07 .677 - - 8.87 1.60 - - 3.47 - 8.60
1968-69 LAL 18 - 24.6 4.11 10.67 .385 - - - 3.00 3.94 .761 - - 7.94 1.44 - - 3.72 - 11.22
1969-70 LAL 14 - 15.1 2.64 6.29 .420 - - - 0.79 0.93 .846 - - 5.29 1.14 - - 3.43 - 6.07
1972-73 LAL 17 - 19.2 3.59 7.82 .459 - - - 1.88 2.41 .780 - - 6.12 1.65 - - 3.00 - 9.06
1972-73 * All Teams 17 - 19.2 3.59 7.82 .459 - - - 1.88 2.41 .780 - - 6.12 1.65 - - 3.00 - 9.06
1973-74 LAL 4 - 8.5 1.50 3.00 .500 - - - 0.00 0.00 .000 0.50 1.00 1.50 0.50 0.50 0.50 0.75 - 3.00
CAREER   85 - 17.2 3.00 7.05 .426 - - - 1.62 2.09 .775 0.50 1.00 6.11 1.18 0.50 0.50 3.09 - 7.62

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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
1964-65 BOS 4 - 30 4 15 .267 - - - 1 1 1.000 - - 11 1 - - 10 - 9
1965-66 BOS 10 - 82 14 39 .359 - - - 15 17 .882 - - 40 3 - - 26 - 43
1966-67 LAL 3 - 29 5 19 .263 - - - 4 4 1.000 - - 8 0 - - 6 - 14
1966-67 * All Teams 3 - 29 5 19 .263 - - - 4 4 1.000 - - 8 0 - - 6 - 14
1967-68 LAL 15 - 306 54 101 .535 - - - 21 31 .677 - - 133 24 - - 52 - 129
1968-69 LAL 18 - 442 74 192 .385 - - - 54 71 .761 - - 143 26 - - 67 - 202
1969-70 LAL 14 - 212 37 88 .420 - - - 11 13 .846 - - 74 16 - - 48 - 85
1972-73 LAL 17 - 327 61 133 .459 - - - 32 41 .780 - - 104 28 - - 51 - 154
1972-73 * All Teams 17 - 327 61 133 .459 - - - 32 41 .780 - - 104 28 - - 51 - 154
1973-74 LAL 4 - 34 6 12 .500 - - - 0 0 .000 2 4 6 2 2 2 3 - 12
CAREER   85 - 1462 255 599 .426 - - - 138 178 .775 2 4 519 100 2 2 263 - 648

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
1964-65 BOS 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .009 - - 0.07 2 1 .667 -0.10 0.10 -0.10
1965-66 BOS 10 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .023 - - 0.44 6 4 .600 - 0.20 0.20
1966-67 LAL 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .039 - - 0.21 0 2 .000 -0.10 - -0.10
1966-67 * All Teams 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .039 - - 0.21 0 2 .000 -0.10 - -0.10
1967-68 LAL 15 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .117 - - 0.31 10 5 .667 0.70 0.40 1.10
1968-69 LAL 18 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140 - - 0.37 11 7 .611 0.10 0.70 0.90
1969-70 LAL 14 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .066 - - 0.15 9 5 .643 - 0.20 0.20
1972-73 LAL 17 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 - - 0.31 9 8 .529 0.50 0.50 1.10
1972-73 * All Teams 17 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .127 - - 0.31 9 8 .529 0.50 0.50 1.10
1973-74 LAL 4 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .043 - - 0.00 0 4 .000 - - -
CAREER   85 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .079 - - 0.30 47 36 .566 1.10 2.10 3.30

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
1964-65 BOS 4 - .291 .267 - - - 4.06 - - - - 126.67 - 0.60 - - 1.69
1965-66 BOS 10 - .463 .359 - - - 5.09 - - - - 124.13 - 1.10 - - 14.83
1966-67 LAL 3 - .337 .263 - - - - - - - - 126.32 - 0.74 - - 5.09
1966-67 * All Teams 3 - .337 .263 - - - - - - - - 126.32 - 0.74 - - 4.70
1967-68 LAL 15 - .563 .535 - - - 10.57 - - - - 121.21 - 1.28 - - 18.60
1968-69 LAL 18 - .452 .385 - - - 8.96 - - - - 114.60 - 1.05 - - 15.43
1969-70 LAL 14 - .453 .420 - - - 10.15 - - - - 126.66 - 0.97 - - 11.99
1972-73 LAL 17 - .510 .459 - - - 12.86 - - - - 123.91 - 1.16 - - 17.72
1972-73 * All Teams 17 - .510 .459 - - - 12.86 - - - - 123.91 - 1.16 - - 16.58
1973-74 LAL 4 - .500 .500 5.08 12.38 8.37 9.97 - 2.75 3.03 - 50.00 - 1.00 - 98.5 15.01
CAREER   85 - .478 .426 5.08 12.38 8.37 9.65 - 2.75 3.03 - 120.10 - 1.08 - 98.5 15.58

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NCAA

College: Oregon State (1964)

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
1960-61 DNP Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1961-62 Oregon State So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1962-63 Oregon State Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1963-64 Oregon State Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

NCAA Awards & Honors

Consensus All-American Second Team - 1964
NABC All-American Second Team - 1963, 1964
AP All-American Second Team - 1964
USBWA All-American First Team - 1964
UPI All-American Second Team - 1964