Mel Peterson

Melvin Lowell Peterson
Born: March 23, 1938
Thief River Falls, MN USA
Position: G-F
High School: Stephenson
College: Wheaton
Drafted: 1960, Round 11 Pick 4, #78 Overall
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 185
Career: 1963-64-1969-70
Minor League Statistics

Mel Peterson averaged 7.7 points, 4.7 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game in his 134-game career with the Baltimore Bullets, Oakland Oaks and Los Angeles Stars. He began playing during the 1963-64 season and last took the court during the 1969-70 campaign.


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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1963-64Baltimore Bullets23110000001000022
1967-68Oakland Oaks77158975632334993760045110400114161731
1968-69Oakland Oaks517092631322015126210817055004361276
1969-70Los Angeles Stars4533510403358131004423
Totals134235410554664091119167116635160001612281032


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1963-64Baltimore Bullets21.5100.00.00.00.50.00.00.00.01.01.0
1967-68Oakland Oaks7720.642.726.581.70.00.05.91.40.00.01.52.19.5
1968-69Oakland Oaks5113.950.20.080.01.22.13.31.10.00.00.81.25.4
1969-70Los Angeles Stars413.328.60.0100.01.32.03.30.30.00.01.01.05.8
Averages13417.644.222.582.00.50.94.71.20.00.01.21.77.7

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1968-69Oakland Oaks1498301821127002840061144
1969-70Los Angeles Stars422630021006000027
Totals18120362121148003440061351

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
1968-69Oakland Oaks147.060.050.058.30.00.02.00.30.00.00.40.83.1
1969-70Los Angeles Stars45.550.050.00.00.01.50.00.00.00.00.51.8
Averages1346.758.350.057.10.00.01.90.20.00.00.30.72.8