Moses Malone
The Houston Rocket Career of

Moses Malone



Position: Center
DOB: Friday, March 25, 1955
Height: 6-10
Weight: 220 pounds
College: (None) Petersburg, Virginia HS, 1974
Jerseys Worn: #21, #24


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Percentages and Per Game Numbers
Season G MPG FG% FT% 3P% Fouls DQ REB APG SPG BPG TO PPG
1976-77 80 31.25 48.02 69.32 -- 274 3 13.39 1.11 0.84 2.26 0.00 13.54
1977-78 59 35.71 49.88 71.78 -- 179 3 15.02 0.53 0.81 1.29 3.73 19.39
1978-79 82 41.34 54.04 73.86 -- 223 0 17.61 1.79 0.96 1.45 3.98 24.77
1979-80 82 38.29 50.23 71.90 0 210 0 14.51 1.79 0.98 1.30 3.66 25.84
1980-81 80 40.56 52.17 75.75 33.33 223 0 14.75 1.76 1.04 1.88 3.85 27.78
1981-82 81 41.95 51.87 76.18 0 208 0 14.67 1.75 0.94 1.54 3.63 31.11
Averages: 77 38.32 51.36 73.61 6.67 220 1.00 15.00 1.50 0.93 1.63 3.77 23.96

Total Numbers
Season G MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3M 3A RB-O RB-D RB AST STL BLK TO PTS
1976-77 80 2,500 389 810 305 440 -- -- 437 634 1,071 89 67 181 0 1083
1977-78 59 2,107 413 828 318 443 -- -- 380 506 886 31 48 76 220 1144
1978-79 82 3,390 716 1,325 599 811 -- -- 587 857 1,444 147 79 119 326 2031
1979-80 82 3,140 778 1,549 563 783 0 6 573 617 1,190 147 80 107 300 2119
1980-81 80 3,245 806 1,545 609 804 1 3 474 706 1,180 141 83 150 308 2222
1981-82 81 3,398 945 1,822 630 827 0 6 558 630 1,188 142 76 125 294 2520
Total: 464 17,780 4,047 7,879 3,024 4,108 1 15 3,009 3,950 6,959 697 433 758 1,448 11,119

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

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Moses Malone Videos

1977 NBA Playoffs: Rockets vs. Bullets Game 6
1977 NBA Playoffs: Rockets vs. Bullets Game 6
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1977 NBA Eastern Conference Finals: Rockets vs. Sixers Game 5
1977 NBA Eastern Conference Finals: Rockets vs. Sixers Game 5
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James Harden dunks on Robert Sacre
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