1970-71 Indiana Pacers Statistics

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 58-26
Finishing 1st in the ABA's Western Division
Postseason: 7-4 Lost division finals
Division Semifinals - Defeated Memphis Pros 4-0
Division Finals - Lost to Utah Stars 4-3
Coach: Slick Leonard (58-26)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Attendance: 327,487, Avg. 8,187 in 40 home dates
1970-71 Indiana Pacers Roster
1970-71 Indiana Pacers Results

The Indiana Pacers of the American Basketball Association ended the 1970-71 season with a record of 58 wins and 26 losses, finishing first in the ABA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-4.

Indiana scored 10,002 points and allowed 9,501. Mel Daniels tossed in a team-leading 1,723 points for the Pacers, while Roger A. Brown netted 19 or more per game also. Mel Daniels contributed 1,475 boards. Billy Keller dished out 437 assists for the squad.

Slick Leonard coached the team. The 1970-71 Indiana Pacers lost in the division finals.

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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
Mel DanielsC823170135769813148032639410811475178002302921723
Roger A. BrownF-G823364126661022363512407176393569395002322891690
Bob NetolickyF-C823137130565182333237267507774104001381921541
Freddie LewisG813034124154719459461372169167336433002022491525
Billy KellerG8324909804172308430826781159240437001961701185
Warren JabaliG-F621586554227163472381816423429821400190205682
Art BeckerF5184037618764696271146217220041153440
Rick MountG6683240214979231451162843711070078127437
Earlie HigginsF5346722310417330204880128350026109231
Don SidleF-C3052815786427449737414731003366223
John BarnhillG43619241807514614227356283003951216
Wayne ChapmanG-F2219278309429241219312100153188
Tom ThackerG-F89217630117152270081813
Jay MillerF29540000303100118

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Mel DanielsC8238.751.47.767.94.813.
Roger A. BrownF-G8241.048.228.379.
Bob NetolickyF-C8238.349.925.
Freddie LewisG8137.544.130.480.
Billy KellerG8330.042.636.586.
Warren JabaliG-F6225.641.028.876.
Art BeckerF5116.549.766.789.
Rick MountG6612.637.
Earlie HigginsF538.846.617.666.
Don SidleF-C3017.654.850.
John BarnhillG4314.433.218.768.
Wayne ChapmanG-F228.738.544.482.
Tom ThackerG-F811.535.30.0100.
Jay MillerF24.580.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Roger A. BrownF-G114771948810695426588453002242240
Billy KellerG114481908223585015274259004523237
Mel DanielsC1145719494063477114021116002638235
Bob NetolickyF-C1138014367037273161925001226161
Freddie LewisG11384107393372822264852002440109
Warren JabaliG-F112509629331251228403300212786
Rick MountG101297325575551090061360
Don SidleF-C86824801610139224002826
Earlie HigginsF531206076103131001518
Wayne ChapmanG-F5211061644372002317

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Roger A. BrownF-G1143.445.478.
Billy KellerG1140.743.
Mel DanielsC1141.548.574.66.512.719.
Bob NetolickyF-C1134.546.973.
Freddie LewisG1134.936.475.
Warren JabaliG-F1122.730.
Rick MountG1012.934.
Don SidleF-C88.533.362.
Earlie HigginsF56.
Wayne ChapmanG-F54.