Clyde Lovellette

Clyde Edward Lovellette , "The Boomer, Boom-Boom & others"
Born: September 7, 1929
Petersburg, IN USA
Position: C-F
High School: Garfield
College: Kansas
Drafted: 1952, Round 1 Pick 9, #9 Overall
Height: 6'9"
Weight: 230
Career: 1953-54-1963-64
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 1988.

Clyde Lovellette averaged 17.0 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists per game in his 704-game career with the Minneapolis Lakers, Cincinnati Royals, St. Louis Hawks and Boston Celtics. He began playing during the 1953-54 season and last took the court during the 1963-64 campaign. Lovellette was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1988.

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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
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers72012555602371641140041951000210588
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers706623611192519398273008021000002621311
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers71025181370594469338009921640002451526
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers69024921348574399286009321390002511434
1957-58Cincinnati Royals71025891540679405301008621340002361659
1958-59St. Louis Hawks700159988540225020500605910002161009
1959-60St. Louis Hawks68019531174550385316007211270002481416
1960-61St. Louis Hawks67021111321599329273006771720002481471
1961-62St. Louis Hawks40011927243411871550035068000136837
1962-63Boston Celtics61056837616198730017795000137395
1963-64Boston Celtics45043730512857450012624000100301

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers72017.442.369.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers706633.743.568.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers71035.543.472.
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers69036.142.671.
1957-58Cincinnati Royals71036.544.
1958-59St. Louis Hawks70022.845.482.
1959-60St. Louis Hawks68028.746.882.
1960-61St. Louis Hawks67031.545.383.
1961-62St. Louis Hawks40029.847.
1962-63Boston Celtics6109.342.874.
1963-64Boston Celtics4509.742.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1326512054582800126700037136
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers7197984440290064300032117
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers36939193219002560001357
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers518111851261900471100021121
1957-58Cincinnati Royals272311214900211000933
1958-59St. Louis Hawks616170352822005980002392
1959-60St. Louis Hawks14426242956856001513900053246
1960-61St. Louis Hawks819111446473100521100023123
1962-63Boston Celtics6402676400510001318
1963-64Boston Celtics540348440072000820

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1320.445.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers728.144.972.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers323.048.759.
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers536.
1957-58Cincinnati Royals236.038.764.
1958-59St. Louis Hawks626.850.
1959-60St. Louis Hawks1430.439.382.
1960-61St. Louis Hawks823.940.466.
1962-63Boston Celtics66.726.966.
1963-64Boston Celtics58.023.5100.


1955 - NBA All-NBA Second Team