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Tom Gola

Thomas Joseph Gola (Tom, Mt. All-Around)
Position: G
Height: 6' 6'' Weight: 205
Born: 1/13/1933, in Philadelphia, PA, USA
High School: LaSalle, in Philadelphia, PA
College: La Salle University

About bio info

Draft History
1955 NBA - Round 1 by PH1 (Territorial Choice)

**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    
1955-56 23 PH1 NBA 68 2346 732 10.8 244 592 .412 244 333 .733 0 0 .000 0 0 616 9.1 404 5.9 0 0 0 272     
1957-58 25 PH1 NBA 59 2126 813 13.8 295 711 .415 223 299 .746 0 0 .000 0 0 639 10.8 327 5.5 0 0 0 225     
1958-59 26 PH1 NBA 64 2333 901 14.1 310 773 .401 281 357 .787 0 0 .000 0 0 710 11.1 269 4.2 0 0 0 243     
1959-60 27 PH1 NBA 75 2870 1122 15.0 426 983 .433 270 340 .794 0 0 .000 0 0 779 10.4 409 5.5 0 0 0 311   A  
1960-61 28 PH1 NBA 74 2712 1050 14.2 420 940 .447 210 281 .747 0 0 .000 0 0 692 9.4 292 3.9 0 0 0 321   A  
1961-62 29 PH1 NBA 60 2462 820 13.7 322 765 .421 176 230 .765 0 0 .000 0 0 587 9.8 295 4.9 0 0 0 267   A  
1962-63 30 NYK NBA 73 2670 896 12.3 363 791 .459 170 219 .776 0 0 .000 0 0 517 7.1 298 4.1 0 0 0 295   A  
1963-64 31 NYK NBA 74 2156 670 9.1 258 602 .429 154 212 .726 0 0 .000 0 0 469 6.3 257 3.5 0 0 0 278   A  
1964-65 32 NYK NBA 77 1727 541 7.0 204 455 .448 133 180 .739 0 0 .000 0 0 319 4.1 220 2.9 0 0 0 269     
1965-66 33 NYK NBA 74 1127 326 4.4 122 271 .450 82 105 .781 0 0 .000 0 0 289 3.9 191 2.6 0 0 0 207     
10 Season Totals     698 22529 7871 11.3 2964 6883 .431 1943 2556 .760 0 0 .000 0 0 5617 8.0 2962 4.2 0 0 0 2688    

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
1955-56 23 PH1 NBA 68 34.5 10.8 19.34 10.4 8.3 0.991 0.00 0.0
1957-58 25 PH1 NBA 59 36.0 13.8 21.81 10.2 9.4 0.965 0.00 0.0
1958-59 26 PH1 NBA 64 36.5 14.1 20.95 10.5 8.7 0.969 0.00 0.0
1959-60 27 PH1 NBA 75 38.3 15.0 22.44 12.5 9.5 0.991 0.00 0.0
1960-61 28 PH1 NBA 74 36.6 14.2 19.50 11.1 8.0 0.987 0.00 0.0
1961-62 29 PH1 NBA 60 41.0 13.7 20.08 9.7 8.7 0.947 0.00 0.0
1962-63 30 NYK NBA 73 36.6 12.3 16.90 9.9 7.1 1.010 0.00 0.0
1963-64 31 NYK NBA 74 29.1 9.1 13.43 8.4 5.9 0.964 0.00 0.0
1964-65 32 NYK NBA 77 22.4 7.0 10.16 7.0 4.4 1.013 0.00 0.0
1965-66 33 NYK NBA 74 15.2 4.4 8.57 6.0 3.5 1.028 0.00 0.0
10 Season Totals     698 32.3 11.3 17.07 54.3 7.3 0.983 8.68 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
1955-56 PH1 NBA 10 360 123 12.3 38 107 .355 47 60 .783 0 0 .000 0 0 101 10.1 58 5.8 0 0 0
1957-58 PH1 NBA 8 327 110 13.8 36 109 .330 38 51 .745 0 0 .000 0 0 84 10.5 32 4.0 0 0 0
1959-60 PH1 NBA 9 340 113 12.6 42 102 .412 29 36 .806 0 0 .000 0 0 95 10.6 50 5.6 0 0 0
1960-61 PH1 NBA 3 127 29 9.7 7 34 .206 15 20 .750 0 0 .000 0 0 37 12.3 15 5.0 0 0 0
1961-62 PH1 NBA 9 316 57 6.3 19 70 .271 19 25 .760 0 0 .000 0 0 74 8.2 24 2.7 0 0 0
Totals   39 1470 432 11.1 142 422 .336 148 192 .771 0 0 .000 0 0 391 10.0 179 4.6 0 0 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  
1959-60 PH1 NBA 1 20 12 5 13 2 3 - - - - 4 2 - - - -
1960-61 PH1 NBA 1 25 14 6 13 2 4 - - - - 5 3 - - - -
1961-62 PH1 NBA DNP - Injury
1962-63 NYK NBA 1 18 2 1 3 0 0 - - - - 2 1 - - - -
1963-64 NYK NBA 1 7 1 0 0 1 2 - - - - 0 1 - - - -
Totals NBA 5   29 12 29 5 9 0 0 0 0 11 7 0 0 0 0  

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*In Hall of Fame

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