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Bob Lanier

Robert Jerry Lanier (Bob)
Position: C
Height: 6' 11'' Weight: 250
Born: 9/10/1948, in Buffalo, NY, USA
High School: Bennett, in Buffalo, NY
College: Saint Bonaventure University

About bio info

Draft History
1970 NBA - Round 1 by DET
1970 ABA - Round 0 by NYJ

**Hall of Fame**
Regular Season Stats
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Year Age Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF    
1970-71 22 DET NBA 82 2017 1281 15.6 504 1108 .455 273 376 .726 0 0 .000 0 0 665 8.1 146 1.8 0 0 0 272     
1971-72 23 DET NBA 80 3092 2056 25.7 834 1690 .493 388 505 .768 0 0 .000 0 0 1132 14.2 248 3.1 0 0 0 297   A  
1972-73 24 DET NBA 81 3150 1927 23.8 810 1654 .490 307 397 .773 0 0 .000 0 0 1205 14.9 260 3.2 0 0 0 278   A  
1973-74 25 DET NBA 81 3047 1822 22.5 748 1483 .504 326 409 .797 0 0 .000 269 805 1074 13.3 343 4.2 110 247 0 273   A  
1974-75 26 DET NBA 76 2987 1823 24.0 731 1433 .510 361 450 .802 0 0 .000 225 689 914 12.0 350 4.6 75 172 0 237   A  
1975-76 27 DET NBA 64 2363 1366 21.3 541 1017 .532 284 370 .768 0 0 .000 217 529 746 11.7 217 3.4 79 86 0 203     
1976-77 28 DET NBA 64 2446 1616 25.3 678 1269 .534 260 318 .818 0 0 .000 200 545 745 11.6 214 3.3 70 126 0 174   A  
1977-78 29 DET NBA 63 2311 1542 24.5 622 1159 .537 298 386 .772 0 0 .000 197 518 715 11.3 216 3.4 82 93 225 185   A  
1978-79 30 DET NBA 53 1835 1253 23.6 489 950 .515 275 367 .749 0 0 .000 164 330 494 9.3 140 2.6 50 75 175 181   A  
1979-80 31 MIL NBA 26 739 408 15.7 147 283 .519 113 144 .785 1 1 1.000 44 135 179 6.9 62 2.4 36 29 49 70     
1979-80 31 DET NBA 37 1392 802 21.7 319 584 .546 164 210 .781 0 5 .000 108 265 373 10.1 122 3.3 38 60 113 130     
1980-81 32 MIL NBA 67 1753 961 14.3 376 716 .525 208 277 .751 1 1 1.000 128 285 413 6.2 179 2.7 73 81 139 184     
1981-82 33 MIL NBA 74 1986 996 13.5 407 729 .558 182 242 .752 0 2 .000 92 296 388 5.2 219 3.0 72 56 166 211     
1982-83 34 MIL NBA 39 978 417 10.7 163 332 .491 91 133 .684 0 1 .000 58 142 200 5.1 105 2.7 34 24 82 125     
1983-84 35 MIL NBA 72 2007 978 13.6 392 685 .572 194 274 .708 0 3 .000 141 314 455 6.3 186 2.6 58 51 163 228     
14 Season Totals     959 32103 19248 20.1 7761 15092 .514 3724 4858 .767 2 13 .154 1843 4853 9698 10.1 3007 3.1 777 1100 1112 3048    

M - MVP
N - All NBA First Team
A - All Star

Extended Stats Explanations
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Year Age Team Lg G MPG PPG EFF AV VI PPFGA PPR RbRate
1970-71 22 DET NBA 82 24.6 15.6 16.89 10.8 6.1 1.006 0.00 15.9
1971-72 23 DET NBA 80 38.7 25.7 30.79 16.6 10.4 1.075 0.00 17.4
1972-73 24 DET NBA 81 38.9 23.8 30.35 16.6 10.4 1.054 0.00 18.7
1973-74 25 DET NBA 81 37.6 22.5 34.30 18.2 10.8 1.096 0.00 18.2
1974-75 26 DET NBA 76 39.3 24.0 33.46 17.0 11.0 1.118 0.00 16.9
1975-76 27 DET NBA 64 36.9 21.3 30.19 13.9 9.5 1.158 0.00 16.4
1976-77 28 DET NBA 64 38.2 25.3 33.16 14.9 9.9 1.147 0.00 15.9
1977-78 29 DET NBA 63 36.7 24.5 28.54 13.1 9.8 1.160 -3.50 16.2
1978-79 30 DET NBA 53 34.6 23.6 24.23 10.2 8.3 1.127 -4.45 14.0
1979-80 31 MIL NBA 26 28.4 15.7 19.15 5.0 6.4 1.178 -1.09 0.0
1979-80 31 DET NBA 37 37.6 21.7 26.24 8.3 9.0 1.186 -2.33 0.0
1980-81 32 MIL NBA 67 26.2 14.3 17.30 9.4 6.2 1.147 -1.12 13.1
1981-82 33 MIL NBA 74 26.8 13.5 15.99 9.6 5.9 1.192 -1.01 11.2
1982-83 34 MIL NBA 39 25.1 10.7 12.49 4.9 5.3 1.068 -1.23 11.2
1983-84 35 MIL NBA 72 27.9 13.6 16.56 9.6 6.1 1.214 -1.94 12.8
14 Season Totals     959 33.5 20.1 25.29 92.5 8.6 1.117 2.72 0.0

Playoff Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts PPG FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB DRB TRB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO
1973-74 DET NBA 7 303 184 26.3 77 152 .507 30 38 .789 0 0 .000 0 0 107 15.3 21 3.0 0 0 0
1974-75 DET NBA 3 128 61 20.3 26 51 .510 9 12 .750 0 0 .000 0 0 32 10.7 19 6.3 0 0 0
1975-76 DET NBA 9 359 239 26.6 97 152 .638 45 50 .900 0 0 .000 0 0 114 12.7 30 3.3 0 0 0
1976-77 DET NBA 3 118 84 28.0 34 54 .630 16 19 .842 0 0 .000 0 0 50 16.7 6 2.0 0 0 0
1979-80 MIL NBA 7 256 135 19.3 52 101 .515 31 42 .738 0 0 .000 17 48 65 9.3 31 4.4 7 8 17
1980-81 MIL NBA 7 236 123 17.6 50 85 .588 23 32 .719 0 0 .000 12 40 52 7.4 28 4.0 12 8 15
1981-82 MIL NBA 6 212 96 16.0 41 80 .513 14 25 .560 0 1 .000 18 27 45 7.5 22 3.7 8 5 14
1982-83 MIL NBA 9 250 123 13.7 51 89 .573 21 35 .600 0 0 .000 17 46 63 7.0 23 2.6 5 14 21
1983-84 MIL NBA 16 499 203 12.7 82 171 .480 39 44 .886 0 0 .000 32 85 117 7.3 55 3.4 11 10 38
Totals   67 2361 1248 18.6 510 935 .545 228 297 .768 0 1 .000 96 246 645 9.6 235 3.5 43 45 105

All Star Stats
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Year Team Lg G Min Pts FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB TREB AST STL BLK TO PF  
1971-72 DET NBA 1 5 2 0 2 2 3 - - - - 3 0 - - - -
1972-73 DET NBA 1 12 10 5 9 0 0 - - - - 6 0 - - - -
1973-74 DET NBA 1 26 24 11 15 2 2 - - - - 10 2 - - - - MVP
1974-75 DET NBA 1 12 2 1 4 0 0 - - - - 7 2 - - - -
1976-77 DET NBA 1 20 17 7 8 3 3 - - - - 10 4 - - - -
1977-78 DET NBA 1 4 1 0 0 1 2 - - - - 2 0 - - - -
1978-79 DET NBA 1 31 10 5 10 0 0 - - - - 4 4 - - - -
1981-82 MIL NBA 1 11 8 3 7 2 2 0 0 2 1 3 0 2 1 1 3
Totals NBA 8   74 32 55 10 12 0 0 2 1 45 12 2 1 1 3  

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*In Hall of Fame

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