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George Yardley

George Harry Yardley (Bird)
Position: F
Height: 6' 5'' Weight: 190
Born: 11/3/1928, in Hollywood, CA, USA
High School: Balboa/Newport Harbor ?, in Balboa, CA
College: Stanford University

About bio info

Draft History
1950 NBA - Round 1 by FTW

**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    
1953-54 25 FTW NBA 63 1489 564 9.0 209 492 .425 146 205 .712 0 0 .000 0 0 407 6.5 99 1.6 0 0 0 166     
1954-55 26 FTW NBA 60 2150 1036 17.3 363 869 .418 310 416 .745 0 0 .000 0 0 594 9.9 126 2.1 0 0 0 205   A  
1955-56 27 FTW NBA 71 2353 1233 17.4 434 1067 .407 365 492 .742 0 0 .000 0 0 686 9.7 159 2.2 0 0 0 212   A  
1956-57 28 FTW NBA 72 2691 1547 21.5 522 1273 .410 503 639 .787 0 0 .000 0 0 755 10.5 147 2.0 0 0 0 231   A  
1957-58 29 DET NBA 72 2843 2001 27.8 673 1624 .414 655 808 .811 0 0 .000 0 0 768 10.7 97 1.3 0 0 0 226  N A  
1958-59 30 DET NBA 61 1839 1209 19.8 446 1042 .428 317 407 .779 0 0 .000 0 0 431 7.1 65 1.1 0 0 0 159   A  
1959-60 31 SYR NBA 73 2402 1473 20.2 546 1205 .453 381 467 .816 0 0 .000 0 0 579 7.9 122 1.7 0 0 0 227   A  
7 Season Totals     472 15767 9063 19.2 3193 7572 .422 2677 3434 .780 0 0 .000 0 0 4220 8.9 815 1.7 0 0 0 1426    

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
1953-54 25 FTW NBA 63 23.6 9.0 11.56 6.7 4.5 0.969 0.00 0.0
1954-55 26 FTW NBA 60 35.8 17.3 19.07 9.3 7.1 0.985 0.00 0.0
1955-56 27 FTW NBA 71 33.1 17.4 18.56 10.4 7.2 0.961 0.00 0.0
1956-57 28 FTW NBA 72 37.4 21.5 21.69 11.8 7.7 0.995 0.00 0.0
1957-58 29 DET NBA 72 39.5 27.8 24.47 12.9 7.3 1.011 0.00 0.0
1958-59 30 DET NBA 61 30.1 19.8 16.70 8.6 5.4 0.990 0.00 0.0
1959-60 31 SYR NBA 73 32.9 20.2 19.58 11.0 6.5 1.044 0.00 0.0
7 Season Totals     472 33.4 19.2 18.99 43.9 6.7 0.998 3.41 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
1953-54 FTW NBA 4 107 42 10.5 16 33 .485 10 12 .833 0 0 .000 0 0 24 6.0 3 0.8 0 0 0
1954-55 FTW NBA 11 420 174 15.8 57 143 .399 60 79 .759 0 0 .000 0 0 99 9.0 36 3.3 0 0 0
1955-56 FTW NBA 10 406 230 23.0 77 183 .421 76 98 .776 0 0 .000 0 0 139 13.9 26 2.6 0 0 0
1956-57 FTW NBA 2 85 57 28.5 24 53 .453 9 11 .818 0 0 .000 0 0 19 9.5 8 4.0 0 0 0
1957-58 DET NBA 7 254 164 23.4 52 127 .409 60 67 .896 0 0 .000 0 0 72 10.3 17 2.4 0 0 0
1958-59 SYR NBA 9 333 226 25.1 83 189 .439 60 70 .857 0 0 .000 0 0 87 9.7 21 2.3 0 0 0
1959-60 SYR NBA 3 88 40 13.3 15 39 .385 10 12 .833 0 0 .000 0 0 17 5.7 1 0.3 0 0 0
Totals   46 1693 933 20.3 324 767 .422 285 349 .817 0 0 .000 0 0 457 9.9 112 2.4 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  
1954-55 FTW NBA 1 22 11 4 11 3 4 - - - - 4 2 - - - -
1955-56 FTW NBA 1 19 8 3 7 2 3 - - - - 6 1 - - - -
1956-57 FTW NBA 1 25 9 4 10 1 1 - - - - 9 0 - - - -
1957-58 DET NBA 1 32 19 8 15 3 5 - - - - 9 1 - - - -
1958-59 DET NBA 1 17 6 2 8 2 2 - - - - 4 0 - - - -
1959-60 SYR NBA 1 16 11 5 9 1 2 - - - - 3 0 - - - -
Totals NBA 6   64 26 60 12 17 0 0 0 0 35 4 0 0 0 0  

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*In Hall of Fame

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