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: 1953-1963
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 season and last took the court during the 1963 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
Totals704661907510795478400314123790066631165000228911947


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers72017.442.369.50.00.05.80.70.00.00.02.98.2
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers706633.743.568.60.00.011.51.40.00.00.03.718.7
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers71035.543.472.10.00.014.02.30.00.00.03.521.5
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers69036.142.671.70.00.013.52.00.00.00.03.620.8
1957-58Cincinnati Royals71036.544.174.30.00.012.11.90.00.00.03.323.4
1958-59St. Louis Hawks70022.845.482.00.00.08.61.30.00.00.03.114.4
1959-60St. Louis Hawks68028.746.882.10.00.010.61.90.00.00.03.620.8
1960-61St. Louis Hawks67031.545.383.00.00.010.12.60.00.00.03.722.0
1961-62St. Louis Hawks40029.847.182.90.00.08.81.70.00.00.03.420.9
1962-63Boston Celtics6109.342.874.50.00.02.91.60.00.00.02.26.5
1963-64Boston Celtics4509.742.078.90.00.02.80.50.00.00.02.26.7
Averages7046627.144.375.70.00.09.51.70.00.00.03.317.0

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
Totals691642892371003232210055789000232963

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1320.445.048.30.00.09.70.50.00.00.02.810.5
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers728.144.972.50.00.09.10.40.00.00.04.616.7
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers323.048.759.40.00.08.32.00.00.00.04.319.0
1956-57Minneapolis Lakers536.243.273.10.00.09.42.20.00.00.04.224.2
1957-58Cincinnati Royals236.038.764.30.00.010.50.50.00.00.04.516.5
1958-59St. Louis Hawks626.850.078.60.00.09.81.30.00.00.03.815.3
1959-60St. Louis Hawks1430.439.382.40.00.010.82.80.00.00.03.817.6
1960-61St. Louis Hawks823.940.466.00.00.06.51.40.00.00.02.915.4
1962-63Boston Celtics66.726.966.70.00.00.80.20.00.00.02.23.0
1963-64Boston Celtics58.023.5100.00.00.01.40.40.00.00.01.64.0
Averages70423.841.668.40.00.08.11.30.00.00.03.414.0

Awards

1955 - NBA All-NBA Second Team