Neil Johnston

Donald Neil Johnston , "Neil, Gabby"
Born: February 4, 1929
Chillicothe, OH USA
Deceased: September 28, 1978
Position: C
High School: Chillicothe
College: Ohio State
Height: 6'8"
Weight: 210
Career: 1951-1961
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 1990.
Coaching Career

Neil Johnston averaged 19.3 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game in his 521-game career with the Philadelphia Warriors and Pittsburgh Rens. He began playing during the 1951 season and last took the court during the 1961 campaign. Johnston was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1990.


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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1951-52Philadelphia Warriors640993299141001511000034239000154382
1952-53Philadelphia Warriors7003166111450400794556009761970002481564
1953-54Philadelphia Warriors7203296131759100772577007972030002591759
1954-55Philadelphia Warriors727129171184521007695890010852150002551631
1955-56Philadelphia Warriors7002594109249900685549008722250002511547
1956-57Philadelphia Warriors6902531116352000648535008552030002311575
1957-58Philadelphia Warriors7102408110247300540442007901660002331388
1958-59Philadelphia Warriors28039316454008869001392100050177
1961-62Pittsburgh Rens5010638161124160018100001749
Totals52171184047473331911447134330058741279000169810072


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1951-52Philadelphia Warriors64015.547.266.20.00.05.30.60.00.00.02.46.0
1952-53Philadelphia Warriors70045.245.270.00.00.013.92.80.00.00.03.522.3
1953-54Philadelphia Warriors72045.844.974.70.00.011.12.80.00.00.03.624.4
1954-55Philadelphia Warriors727140.544.076.60.00.015.13.00.00.00.03.522.7
1955-56Philadelphia Warriors70037.145.780.10.00.012.53.20.00.00.03.622.1
1956-57Philadelphia Warriors69036.744.782.60.00.012.42.90.00.00.03.322.8
1957-58Philadelphia Warriors71033.942.981.90.00.011.12.30.00.00.03.319.5
1958-59Philadelphia Warriors28014.032.978.40.00.05.00.80.00.00.01.86.3
1961-62Pittsburgh Rens5021.242.1100.066.70.00.03.62.00.00.00.03.49.8
Averages5217135.344.4100.076.80.00.011.32.50.00.00.03.319.3

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1951-52Philadelphia Warriors3321058600101000816
1955-56Philadelphia Warriors10397169699265001435100041203
1956-57Philadelphia Warriors28453176400359000938
1957-58Philadelphia Warriors8189783033270069140001887
Totals2370231012100139102002577500076344

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1951-52Philadelphia Warriors310.750.075.00.00.03.30.30.00.00.02.75.3
1955-56Philadelphia Warriors1039.740.870.70.00.014.35.10.00.00.04.120.3
1956-57Philadelphia Warriors242.032.166.70.00.017.54.50.00.00.04.519.0
1957-58Philadelphia Warriors823.638.581.80.00.08.61.80.00.00.02.310.9
Averages52130.539.073.40.00.011.23.30.00.00.03.315.0

Awards

1952 - NBA All-NBA First Team
1953 - NBA All-NBA First Team
1954 - NBA All-NBA First Team
1955 - NBA All-NBA First Team
1956 - NBA All-NBA Second Team