Calvin Murphy
The Houston Rocket Career of

Calvin Murphy



Position: Guard
DOB: Sunday, May 9, 1948
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165 pounds
College: Niagara, 1970
Jersey Worn: #23


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Percentages and Per Game Numbers
Season G MPG FG% FT% 3P% Fouls DQ REB APG SPG BPG TO PPG
1970-71 82 24.63 45.77 82.03 -- 263 4 2.99 4.01 0.00 0.00 0.00 15.83
1971-72 82 30.95 45.50 89.03 -- 298 6 3.15 4.79 0.00 0.00 0.00 18.18
1972-73 77 22.04 46.46 88.85 -- 211 3 1.94 3.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 13.00
1973-74 81 36.07 52.22 86.83 -- 310 8 2.32 7.44 1.94 0.05 0.00 20.40
1974-75 78 32.22 48.35 88.34 -- 281 8 2.22 4.88 1.64 0.05 0.00 18.65
1975-76 82 36.52 49.31 90.73 -- 294 3 2.55 7.27 1.84 0.07 0.00 21.00
1976-77 82 33.71 49.01 88.60 -- 281 6 2.10 4.71 1.76 0.10 0.00 17.85
1977-78 76 38.16 49.05 91.76 -- 241 4 2.16 3.41 1.47 0.04 2.28 25.64
1978-79 82 35.87 49.65 92.83 -- 288 5 2.11 4.28 1.43 0.07 2.28 20.24
1979-80 76 35.21 49.25 89.74 4.00 269 3 1.97 3.93 1.88 0.12 2.13 20.00
1980-81 76 26.50 49.16 95.81 23.53 209 0 1.14 2.92 1.46 0.08 1.70 16.66
1981-82 64 18.81 42.75 90.91 6.25 142 0 0.95 2.55 0.67 0.02 1.28 10.23
1982-83 64 22.23 44.69 92.00 28.57 163 3 1.16 2.47 0.92 0.06 1.39 12.75
Averages: 77 30.55 48.22 89.16 13.89 250 4.08 2.10 4.39 1.53 0.07 1.88 17.91

Total Numbers
Season G MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3M 3A RB-O RB-D RB AST STL BLK TO PTS
1970-71 82 2,020 471 1,029 356 434 -- -- 0 0 245 329 0 0 0 1298
1971-72 82 2,538 571 1,255 349 392 -- -- 0 0 258 393 0 0 0 1491
1972-73 77 1,697 381 820 239 269 -- -- 0 0 149 262 0 0 0 1001
1973-74 81 2,922 671 1,285 310 357 -- -- 51 137 188 603 157 4 0 1652
1974-75 78 2,513 557 1,152 341 386 -- -- 52 121 173 381 128 4 0 1455
1975-76 82 2,995 675 1,369 372 410 -- -- 52 157 209 596 151 6 0 1722
1976-77 82 2,764 596 1,216 272 307 -- -- 54 118 172 386 144 8 0 1464
1977-78 76 2,900 852 1,737 245 267 -- -- 57 107 164 259 112 3 173 1949
1978-79 82 2,941 707 1,424 246 265 -- -- 78 95 173 351 117 6 187 1660
1979-80 76 2,676 624 1,267 271 302 1 25 68 82 150 299 143 9 162 1520
1980-81 76 2,014 528 1,074 206 215 4 17 33 54 87 222 111 6 129 1266
1981-82 64 1,204 277 648 100 110 1 16 20 41 61 163 43 1 82 655
1982-83 64 1,423 337 754 138 150 4 14 34 40 74 158 59 4 89 816
Total: 1,002 30,607 7,247 15,030 3,445 3,864 10 72 499 952 2,103 4,402 1,165 51 822 17,949

NOTE: Steals and Blocks were not officially counted until 1973-74 while turnovers were not counted until 1977-78.

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#23:
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