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Sly Williams

Sylvester  Williams (Sly, The Garbage Man)
Position: F
Height: 6' 7'' Weight: 210
Born: 1/26/1958, in New Haven, CT, USA
High School: Lee, in New Haven, CT
College: University of Rhode Island

About bio info

Draft History
1979 NBA - Round 1 by NYK

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    
1979-80 22 NYK NBA 57 556 266 4.7 104 267 .390 58 90 .644 0 4 .000 65 56 121 2.1 36 0.6 19 8 49 73     
1980-81 23 NYK NBA 67 1976 885 13.2 349 708 .493 185 268 .690 2 8 .250 159 257 416 6.2 180 2.7 116 18 141 199     
1981-82 24 NYK NBA 60 1521 831 13.9 349 628 .556 131 173 .757 2 9 .222 100 127 227 3.8 142 2.4 77 16 114 153     
1982-83 25 NYK NBA 68 1385 806 11.9 314 647 .485 176 259 .680 2 19 .105 94 196 290 4.3 133 2.0 73 3 133 166     
1983-84 26 ATL NBA 13 258 105 8.1 34 114 .298 36 46 .783 1 9 .111 19 31 50 3.8 16 1.2 14 1 18 33     
1984-85 27 ATL NBA 34 867 417 12.3 167 380 .439 79 123 .642 4 15 .267 45 123 168 4.9 94 2.8 28 8 78 83     
1985-86 28 BOS NBA 6 54 17 2.8 5 21 .238 7 12 .583 0 4 .000 7 8 15 2.5 2 0.3 1 1 7 15     
7 Season Totals     305 6617 3327 10.9 1322 2765 .478 672 971 .692 11 68 .162 489 798 1287 4.2 603 2.0 328 55 540 722    

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
1979-80 22 NYK NBA 57 9.8 4.7 3.61 2.6 1.8 0.868 -4.50 11.9
1980-81 23 NYK NBA 67 29.5 13.2 15.40 8.7 6.0 1.072 -1.06 12.0
1981-82 24 NYK NBA 60 25.4 13.9 14.30 7.5 5.0 1.180 -1.27 8.5
1982-83 25 NYK NBA 68 20.4 11.9 11.12 6.9 4.7 1.059 -3.20 12.3
1983-84 26 ATL NBA 13 19.8 8.1 6.00 1.2 3.3 0.782 -2.84 11.1
1984-85 27 ATL NBA 34 25.5 12.3 11.18 4.1 5.5 0.961 -1.77 10.6
1985-86 28 BOS NBA 6 9.0 2.8 1.33 0.2 1.3 0.647 -10.49 15.3
7 Season Totals     305 21.7 10.9 10.88 20.8 4.5 1.042 -2.15 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
1980-81 NYK NBA 2 56 26 13.0 13 18 .722 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 4 5 9 4.5 5 2.5 3 0 3
1982-83 NYK NBA 5 82 36 7.2 16 41 .390 3 3 1.000 1 1 1.000 10 11 21 4.2 6 1.2 3 1 12
Totals   7 138 62 8.9 29 59 .492 3 3 1.000 1 1 1.000 14 16 30 4.3 11 1.6 6 1 15

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*In Hall of Fame

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