Slater Martin

Slater Nelson Martin Jr., "Dugie, Texas Tornado, Dugan"
Born: October 22, 1925
El Mina, TX USA
Position: G
High School: Jefferson Davis
College: Texas
Height: 5'10"
Weight: 170
Career: 1949-50-1959-60
Elected to Basketball Hall of Fame in 1982.
Coaching Career

Slater Martin averaged 9.8 points, 3.1 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game in his 745-game career with the Minneapolis Lakers, New York Knicks and St. Louis Hawks. He began playing during the 1949-50 season and last took the court during the 1959-60 campaign. Martin was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame in 1982.

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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
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers67003021069359000148000162271
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers680062722717712100246235000199575
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers660248063223719014200228249000226616
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers700255663426028722400186250000246744
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers690247265425424317600166253000198684
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers7260278491935035927600260427000221976
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers720283886330939532900260445000202947
1956-57New York Knicks1304269633534400423900028110
1956-57St. Louis Hawks530197564021123818600246230000165608
1957-58St. Louis Hawks600209876825827620600228218000187722
1958-59St. Louis Hawks710250470624525419700253336000230687
1959-60St. Louis Hawks640175638314215511300187330000174397

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers6700.
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers6800.
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers66037.637.574.
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers70036.541.
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers69035.838.872.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers726038.738.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers72039.435.883.
1956-57New York Knicks13032.834.483.
1956-57St. Louis Hawks53037.333.
1957-58St. Louis Hawks60035.033.674.
1958-59St. Louis Hawks71035.334.777.
1959-60St. Louis Hawks64027.437.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers12050212414000250003556
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers70511827140042250002050
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers1352311038564100375600064117
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers1245310341513900314300049121
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1353311237705200296000052126
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers7315942849400028310002396
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers31213717242000715000954
1956-57St. Louis Hawks1043915555745600424900039166
1957-58St. Louis Hawks1141613744633900484000040127
1958-59St. Louis Hawks1185400003200028
1959-60St. Louis Hawks35813141003800093

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1949-50Minneapolis Lakers120.
1950-51Minneapolis Lakers70.035.351.
1951-52Minneapolis Lakers1340.234.573.
1952-53Minneapolis Lakers1237.839.876.
1953-54Minneapolis Lakers1341.
1954-55Minneapolis Lakers745.029.881.
1955-56Minneapolis Lakers340.345.983.
1956-57St. Louis Hawks1043.935.575.
1957-58St. Louis Hawks1137.832.
1958-59St. Louis Hawks118.
1959-60St. Louis Hawks319.37.725.


1954 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1955 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1956 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1957 - NBA All-NBA Second Team
1958 - NBA All-NBA Second Team