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Ralph Simpson

Ralph Derek Simpson
Position: G
Height: 6' 5'' Weight: 200
Born: 8/10/1949, in Detroit, MI, USA
High School: Pershing, in Detroit, MI
College: Michigan State University

About bio info

Draft History
1971 ABA - Round 0 by DEN
1972 NBA - Round 1 by CHI

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 21 DEN ABA 81 1820 1152 14.2 460 1108 .415 215 285 .754 17 60 .283 0 0 231 2.9 168 2.1 0 0 152     
1971-72 22 DEN ABA 84 3006 2300 27.4 920 2000 .460 457 568 .805 3 22 .136 0 0 398 4.7 258 3.1 0 0 266 244   A  
1972-73 23 DEN ABA 81 2589 1890 23.3 732 1670 .438 421 556 .757 5 24 .208 0 0 371 4.6 222 2.7 127 0 283 241   A  
1973-74 24 DEN ABA 75 2244 1404 18.7 597 1395 .428 208 276 .754 2 24 .083 0 326 326 4.3 191 2.5 103 12 196 190   A  
1974-75 25 DEN ABA 82 2863 1692 20.6 694 1374 .505 303 402 .754 1 12 .083 0 391 391 4.8 442 5.4 166 19 314 214   A  
1975-76 26 DEN ABA 84 3121 1515 18.0 619 1211 .511 273 350 .780 4 24 .167 0 454 454 5.4 597 7.1 153 23 360 183   A  
1976-77 27 DET NBA 77 1597 850 11.0 356 834 .427 138 195 .708 0 0 .000 48 133 181 2.4 180 2.3 68 5 0 100     
1977-78 28 DEN NBA 32 584 177 5.5 73 230 .317 31 40 .775 0 0 .000 26 49 75 2.3 72 2.3 43 4 48 42     
1977-78 28 DET NBA 32 739 340 10.6 143 346 .413 54 64 .844 0 0 .000 27 55 82 2.6 87 2.7 32 3 78 48     
1978-79 29 NJN NBA 32 527 222 6.9 87 237 .367 48 71 .676 0 0 .000 19 42 61 1.9 68 2.1 12 4 53 30     
1978-79 29 PHI NBA 37 452 202 5.5 87 196 .444 28 40 .700 0 0 .000 16 19 35 0.9 58 1.6 25 1 47 27     
1979-80 30 NJN NBA 8 81 41 5.1 18 47 .383 5 10 .500 0 2 .000 6 5 11 1.4 14 1.8 9 0 12 3     
6 Season Totals     487 15643 9953 20.4 4022 8758 .459 1877 2437 .770 32 166 .193 0 1171 2171 4.5 1878 3.9 549 54 1419 1224    
4 Season Totals     218 3980 1832 8.4 764 1890 .404 304 420 .724 0 2 .000 142 303 445 2.0 479 2.2 189 17 238 250    

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 21 DEN ABA 81 22.5 14.2 10.28 7.4 4.4 0.934 0.00 0.0
1971-72 22 DEN ABA 84 35.8 27.4 17.85 11.4 7.4 1.022 0.00 0.0
1972-73 23 DEN ABA 81 32.0 23.3 15.48 10.0 6.6 0.987 0.00 0.0
1973-74 24 DEN ABA 75 29.9 18.7 12.99 8.3 5.9 0.926 0.00 0.0
1974-75 25 DEN ABA 82 34.9 20.6 19.72 12.1 8.1 1.091 0.00 0.0
1975-76 26 DEN ABA 84 37.2 18.0 20.39 12.7 8.8 1.110 0.00 0.0
1976-77 27 DET NBA 77 20.7 11.0 9.73 6.8 3.9 0.924 0.00 5.9
1977-78 28 DEN NBA 32 18.3 5.5 4.91 2.1 3.1 0.715 -0.08 0.0
1977-78 28 DET NBA 32 23.1 10.6 7.91 3.0 4.2 0.909 -2.78 0.0
1978-79 29 NJN NBA 32 16.5 6.9 4.41 1.9 3.0 0.828 -1.54 0.0
1978-79 29 PHI NBA 37 12.2 5.5 4.14 2.1 2.0 0.946 -1.93 0.0
1979-80 30 NJN NBA 8 10.1 5.1 3.63 0.6 2.3 0.798 -3.29 7.1
6 Season Totals     487 32.1 20.4 16.20 39.9 7.1 1.012 -1.15 0.0
4 Season Totals     218 18.3 8.4 6.80 11.4 3.4 0.883 1.96 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
1971-72 DEN ABA 7 291 187 26.7 70 162 .432 47 57 .825 0 0 .000 0 0 32 4.6 24 3.4 0 0 0
1972-73 DEN ABA 5 197 130 26.0 51 138 .370 28 37 .757 0 0 .000 0 0 24 4.8 14 2.8 0 0 0
1974-75 DEN ABA 13 471 257 19.8 102 214 .477 53 68 .779 0 0 .000 0 0 65 5.0 74 5.7 0 0 0
1975-76 DEN ABA 13 542 256 19.7 99 217 .456 58 64 .906 0 0 .000 0 0 61 4.7 73 5.6 0 0 0
1976-77 DET NBA 2 17 0 0.0 0 9 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 3 1.5 1 0.5 0 0 0
1977-78 DEN NBA 13 225 102 7.8 43 95 .453 16 23 .696 0 0 .000 0 0 19 1.5 38 2.9 4 2 0
1978-79 NJN NBA 2 10 4 2.0 2 5 .400 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 2 1.0 2 1.0 0 0 0
Totals   38 1501 830 21.8 322 731 .440 186 226 .823 0 0 .000 0 0 182 4.8 185 4.9 0 0 0
Totals   17 252 106 6.2 45 109 .413 16 23 .696 0 0 .000 0 0 24 1.4 41 2.4 4 2 0

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 ABA 1 20 12 6 14 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 - - 3 1
1972-73 ABA 1 13 6 2 6 2 3 0 0 1 2 3 2 1 0 2 1
1973-74 ABA 1 23 12 6 17 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 3 0
1974-75 ABA 1 25 6 3 10 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0 1 0 3 1
1975-76 ABA 1 37 19 8 15 3 3 0 0 - - 7 5 - - - 0
Totals ABA 5   55 25 62 5 7 0 1 4 4 15 7 3 0 11 3  

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*In Hall of Fame

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