Rudy Tomjanovich
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Rudy Tomjanovich



Position: Forward
DOB: Wednesday, November 24, 1948
Height: 6-8
Weight: 220 pounds
College: Michigan, 1970
Jersey Worn: #45


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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 77 13.79 38.27 65.18 -- 124 0 4.95 0.95 0.00 0.00 0.00 5.31
1971-72 78 34.47 49.50 72.27 -- 193 2 11.83 1.50 0.00 0.00 0.00 15.03
1972-73 81 36.69 47.78 61.19 -- 225 1 11.58 2.20 0.00 0.00 0.00 18.70
1973-74 80 40.34 53.61 84.80 -- 230 0 8.96 3.13 1.11 0.83 0.00 24.51
1974-75 81 38.69 52.46 78.96 -- 230 1 7.57 2.91 0.94 0.30 0.00 20.70
1975-76 79 36.86 51.75 76.74 -- 206 1 8.43 2.38 0.53 0.24 0.00 18.54
1976-77 81 38.64 51.01 83.92 -- 198 1 8.44 2.12 0.70 0.33 0.00 21.64
1977-78 23 36.91 48.55 75.31 -- 63 0 6.00 1.39 0.65 0.22 1.65 21.52
1978-79 74 35.69 51.67 76.02 -- 186 0 7.73 1.85 0.59 0.24 1.86 19.03
1979-80 62 29.58 47.56 80.27 27.85 161 2 5.77 1.76 0.52 0.16 1.58 14.19
1980-81 52 24.31 41.92 79.27 23.53 121 0 4.00 1.56 0.37 0.12 1.12 10.56
Averages: 70 33.48 49.85 76.67 26.15 176 0.73 8.07 2.05 0.70 0.33 1.57 17.30

Total Numbers
Season G MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3M 3A RB-O RB-D RB AST STL BLK TO PTS
1970-71 77 1,062 168 439 73 112 -- -- 0 0 381 73 0 0 0 409
1971-72 78 2,689 500 1,010 172 238 -- -- 0 0 923 117 0 0 0 1172
1972-73 81 2,972 655 1,371 205 335 -- -- 0 0 938 178 0 0 0 1515
1973-74 80 3,227 788 1,470 385 454 -- -- 230 487 717 250 89 66 0 1961
1974-75 81 3,134 694 1,323 289 366 -- -- 184 429 613 236 76 24 0 1677
1975-76 79 2,912 622 1,202 221 288 -- -- 167 499 666 188 42 19 0 1465
1976-77 81 3,130 733 1,437 287 342 -- -- 172 512 684 172 57 27 0 1753
1977-78 23 849 217 447 61 81 -- -- 40 98 138 32 15 5 38 495
1978-79 74 2,641 620 1,200 168 221 -- -- 170 402 572 137 44 18 138 1408
1979-80 62 1,834 370 778 118 147 22 79 132 226 358 109 32 10 98 880
1980-81 52 1,264 236 563 65 82 12 51 78 130 208 81 19 6 58 549
Total: 768 25,714 5,603 11,240 2,044 2,666 34 130 1,173 2,783 6,198 1,573 374 175 332 13,284

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

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Rudy Tomjanovich Videos

Rudy Tomjanovich - Houston Rockets Championship Reunion
Rudy Tomjanovich - Houston Rockets Championship Reunion
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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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