Lew Hitch FC

Full Name: Lewis Hitch

Current Team: N/A

Born: Jul 16, 1929 (Passed away Feb 8, 2012, aged 82)

Birthplace: Griggsville, Illinois (United States)

Nationality: United States

Height: 6-8 (203cm)     Weight: 200 (91kg)

Current NBA Status: Deceased (Feb 8, 2012)

Draft Entry: 1951 NBA Draft

Drafted: Round 2, Pick 10, Minneapolis Lakers

Pre-Draft Team: Kansas State (Sr)

High School: Perry High School [Griggsville, Illinois]

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NBA

6 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
1951-52 MIN 61 - 13.9 1.26 3.52 .358 - - - 1.03 1.54 .670 - - 3.98 0.82 - - 1.46 - 3.56
1952-53 MIN 70 - 14.7 1.27 3.64 .349 - - - 1.19 1.94 .610 - - 3.93 0.94 - - 1.74 - 3.73
1953-54 MIL 72 - 34.1 3.07 8.38 .367 - - - 1.85 2.89 .639 - - 9.60 1.96 - - 2.44 - 7.99
1954-55 MIL 74 - 24.0 2.26 5.64 .400 - - - 1.55 2.28 .680 - - 5.92 1.69 - - 1.49 - 6.07
1955-56 MIN 69 - 16.4 1.36 3.41 .400 - - - 1.45 1.91 .758 - - 4.10 1.12 - - 1.23 - 4.17
1956-57 * All Teams 68 - 16.7 1.63 4.35 .375 - - - 0.93 1.29 .716 - - 3.72 0.59 - - 1.51 - 4.19
1956-57 * PHI 38 - 15.2 1.50 3.97 .377 - - - 0.68 0.97 .703 - - 3.53 0.66 - - 1.26 - 3.68
1956-57 * ROR 30 - 18.5 1.80 4.83 .372 - - - 1.23 1.70 .725 - - 3.97 0.50 - - 1.83 - 4.83
CAREER   414 - 20.2 1.83 4.88 .376 - - - 1.35 2.00 .674 - - 5.27 1.21 - - 1.65 - 5.01

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
1951-52 MIN 61 - 849 77 215 .358 - - - 63 94 .670 - - 243 50 - - 89 - 217
1952-53 MIN 70 - 1027 89 255 .349 - - - 83 136 .610 - - 275 66 - - 122 - 261
1953-54 MIL 72 - 2452 221 603 .367 - - - 133 208 .639 - - 691 141 - - 176 - 575
1954-55 MIL 74 - 1774 167 417 .400 - - - 115 169 .680 - - 438 125 - - 110 - 449
1955-56 MIN 69 - 1129 94 235 .400 - - - 100 132 .758 - - 283 77 - - 85 - 288
1956-57 * All Teams 68 - 1133 111 296 .375 - - - 63 88 .716 - - 253 40 - - 103 - 285
1956-57 * PHI 38 - 577 57 151 .377 - - - 26 37 .703 - - 134 25 - - 48 - 140
1956-57 * ROR 30 - 556 54 145 .372 - - - 37 51 .725 - - 119 15 - - 55 - 145
CAREER   414 - 8364 759 2021 .376 - - - 557 827 .674 - - 2183 499 - - 685 - 2075

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
1951-52 MIN 61 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .060 - - 0.44 39 23 .629 - - -
1952-53 MIN 70 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .072 - - 0.53 48 21 .696 - - -
1953-54 MIL 72 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206 - - 0.34 21 51 .292 0.30 2.90 3.30
1954-55 MIL 74 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .134 - - 0.41 19 38 .333 - - -
1955-56 MIN 69 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067 - - 0.56 32 37 .464 1.30 0.80 2.20
1956-57 * All Teams 68 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 - - 0.30 34 34 .500 - - -
1956-57 * PHI 38 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .032 - - 0.25 18 20 .474 - 0.30 0.40
1956-57 * ROR 30 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .027 - - 0.35 16 14 .533 0.20 0.70 0.90
CAREER   414 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .106 - - 0.41 193 204 .486 1.60 4.00 5.90

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
1951-52 MIN 61 - .423 .358 - - - - - - - - 102.84 - 1.01 - - 15.07
1952-53 MIN 70 - .414 .349 - - - - - - - - 95.93 - 1.02 - - 17.35
1953-54 MIL 72 - .414 .367 - - - - - - - - 100.59 - 0.95 - - 14.39
1954-55 MIL 74 - .457 .400 - - - - - - - - 108.10 - 1.08 - - 14.29
1955-56 MIN 69 - .491 .400 - - - - - - - - 115.76 - 1.23 - - 13.89
1956-57 * All Teams 68 - .426 .375 - - - - - - - - 109.09 - 0.96 - - 9.62
1956-57 * PHI 38 - .418 .377 - - - - - - - - 108.02 - 0.93 - - 10.82
1956-57 * ROR 30 - .433 .372 - - - - - - - - 109.79 - 1.00 - - 9.26
CAREER   414 - .435 .376 - - - - - - - - 104.91 - 1.03 - - 13.78

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NBA Transactions

Apr 25, 1951 - The Minneapolis Lakers selected Lew Hitch in Round 2 with Pick 10 in the 1951 NBA Draft.
Sep 1, 1951 - Lew Hitch signed a multi-year contract with the Minneapolis Lakers.
Oct 27, 1953 - Lew Hitch was acquired by the Milwaukee Hawks from the Minneapolis Lakers in a trade.
Feb 17, 1955 - Lew Hitch was acquired by the Minneapolis Lakers from the Milwaukee Hawks in a trade.
Jul 1, 1956 - Lew Hitch, previously with the Minneapolis Lakers, became a free agent.
Jul 23, 1956 - Lew Hitch signed a contract with the Rochester Royals.
Jan 4, 1957 - Lew Hitch was acquired by the Philadelphia Warriors from the Rochester Royals in a trade.
Jul 1, 1957 - Lew Hitch, previously with the Philadelphia Warriors, became a free agent.
Feb 8, 2012 - Lew Hitch passed away. He was 82 years old at the time of his death.

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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
1951-52 MIN 13 - 11.7 0.69 1.92 .360 - - - 0.46 1.62 .286 - - 3.38 0.69 - - 1.23 - 1.85
1952-53 MIN 12 - 15.8 1.33 3.83 .348 - - - 1.42 2.67 .531 - - 5.33 0.92 - - 2.67 - 4.08
1954-55 MIN 7 - 19.6 2.29 5.71 .400 - - - 3.29 4.14 .793 - - 6.00 1.43 - - 1.29 - 7.86
1955-56 MIN 3 - 18.0 1.33 4.33 .308 - - - 2.33 3.33 .700 - - 5.00 0.67 - - 2.33 - 5.00
1956-57 PHI 2 - 1.5 0.00 0.50 .000 - - - 1.00 1.00 1.000 - - 1.00 0.00 - - 0.00 - 1.00
CAREER   37 - 14.5 1.22 3.38 .360 - - - 1.49 2.54 .585 - - 4.51 0.86 - - 1.73 - 3.92

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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
1951-52 MIN 13 - 152 9 25 .360 - - - 6 21 .286 - - 44 9 - - 16 - 24
1952-53 MIN 12 - 189 16 46 .348 - - - 17 32 .531 - - 64 11 - - 32 - 49
1954-55 MIN 7 - 137 16 40 .400 - - - 23 29 .793 - - 42 10 - - 9 - 55
1955-56 MIN 3 - 54 4 13 .308 - - - 7 10 .700 - - 15 2 - - 7 - 15
1956-57 PHI 2 - 3 0 1 .000 - - - 2 2 1.000 - - 2 0 - - 0 - 2
CAREER   37 - 535 45 125 .360 - - - 55 94 .585 - - 167 32 - - 64 - 145

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
1951-52 MIN 13 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .047 - - 0.84 9 4 .692 - - -
1952-53 MIN 12 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .079 - - 0.70 9 3 .750 - - -
1954-55 MIN 7 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .118 - - 0.72 3 4 .429 0.30 0.30 0.60
1955-56 MIN 3 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .052 - - 0.77 1 2 .333 - 0.10 0.10
1956-57 PHI 2 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 - - 2.00 0 2 .000 - - -
CAREER   37 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 .068 - - 0.75 22 15 .595 0.30 0.40 0.70

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
1951-52 MIN 13 - .350 .360 - - - 11.06 - - - - 64.57 - 0.96 - - 9.16
1952-53 MIN 12 - .408 .348 - - - 11.43 - - - - 87.91 - 1.07 - - 15.79
1954-55 MIN 7 - .521 .400 - - - 14.06 - - - - 119.31 - 1.38 - - 20.08
1955-56 MIN 3 - .431 .308 - - - 5.06 - - - - 100.77 - 1.15 - - 9.75
1956-57 PHI 2 - .532 .000 - - - - - - - - 100.00 - 2.00 - - 34.19
CAREER   37 - .436 .360 - - - - - - - - 94.51 - 1.16 - - 14.59

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NCAA

College: Kansas State (1951)

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
1947-48 Culver-Stockton Fr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1948-49 Kansas State So - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1949-50 Kansas State Jr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
1950-51 Kansas State Sr - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -