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Mel Payton

Melvin E. Payton (Mel)
Position: G
Height: 6' 4'' Weight: 185
Born: 7/16/1926,
College: Tulane University

About bio info

Draft History
1951 NBA - Round 2 by PH1

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    
1951-52 25 PH1 NBA 45 471 129 2.9 54 140 .386 21 28 .750 0 0 .000 0 0 83 1.8 45 1.0 0 0 0 68     
1952-53 26 INI NBA 66 1424 466 7.1 173 485 .357 120 161 .745 0 0 .000 0 0 313 4.7 81 1.2 0 0 0 118     
2 Season Totals     111 1895 595 5.4 227 625 .363 141 189 .746 0 0 .000 0 0 396 3.6 126 1.1 0 0 0 186    

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
1951-52 25 PH1 NBA 45 10.5 2.9 3.64 2.1 1.7 0.847 0.00 0.0
1952-53 26 INI NBA 66 21.6 7.1 7.68 5.0 3.4 0.838 0.00 0.0
2 Season Totals     111 17.1 5.4 6.05 6.3 2.8 0.840 4.39 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
1951-52 PH1 NBA 3 18 4 1.3 1 2 .500 2 2 1.000 0 0 .000 0 0 3 1.0 1 0.3 0 0 0
1952-53 INI NBA 2 36 21 10.5 7 17 .412 7 8 .875 0 0 .000 0 0 6 3.0 0 0.0 0 0 0
Totals   5 54 25 5.0 8 19 .421 9 10 .900 0 0 .000 0 0 9 1.8 1 0.2 0 0 0

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*In Hall of Fame

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