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Mel Peterson

Melvin Lowell Peterson (Mel)
Position: G
Height: 6' 4'' Weight: 185
Born: 3/23/1938, in Thief River Falls, MN, USA
High School: Idaho Falls, in Idaho Falls, ID
College: Wheaton College

About bio info

Draft History
1960 NBA - Round 11 by DET

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    
1963-64 25 BAL NBA 2 3 2 1.0 1 1 1.000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0 0 2     
1967-68 29 OAK ABA 77 1589 731 9.5 323 756 .427 76 93 .817 9 34 .265 0 0 451 5.9 104 1.4 0 0 114 161     
1968-69 30 OAK ABA 51 709 276 5.4 132 263 .502 12 15 .800 0 2 .000 0 0 170 3.3 55 1.1 0 0 43 61     
1969-70 31 LAS ABA 4 53 23 5.8 10 35 .286 3 3 1.000 0 4 .000 0 0 13 3.3 1 0.3 0 0 4     
3 Season Totals     132 2351 1030 7.8 465 1054 .441 91 111 .820 9 40 .225 0 0 634 4.8 160 1.2 0 0 157 226    
1 Season Totals     2 3 2 1.0 1 1 1.000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 1 0.5 0 0.0 0 0 0 2    

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
1963-64 25 BAL NBA 2 1.5 1.0 1.50 0.1 0.0 2.000 0.00 0.0
1967-68 29 OAK ABA 77 20.6 9.5 9.38 6.6 4.3 0.917 0.00 0.0
1968-69 30 OAK ABA 51 13.9 5.4 6.35 3.6 2.7 1.024 0.00 0.0
1969-70 31 LAS ABA 4 13.3 5.8 3.00 0.3 1.8 0.633 0.00 0.0
3 Season Totals     132 17.8 7.8 8.02 8.8 3.6 0.934 -2.19 0.0
1 Season Totals     2 1.5 1.0 1.50 0.1 0.0 2.000 0.00 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
1968-69 OAK ABA 14 98 43 3.1 18 30 .600 7 12 .583 0 0 .000 0 0 28 2.0 4 0.3 0 0 0
1969-70 LAS ABA 4 22 7 1.8 3 6 .500 1 2 .500 0 0 .000 0 0 6 1.5 0 0.0 0 0 0
Totals   18 120 50 2.8 21 36 .583 8 14 .571 0 0 .000 0 0 34 1.9 4 0.2 0 0 0

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*In Hall of Fame

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