Mel Counts 
#43 C | 7-0, 230lbs | Hornets | Experience: 5 years
Born: 10/16/1941 (27) | College: Oregon State

 Attributes
  INS JPS FT 3PS HND PAS ORB DRB PSD PRD STL BLK QKN STR JMP STA  
 Current: A- C- B+ F- D+ C- A+ A B+ F+ C- C- D C C+ A-  
 Potential: A C B F D D A A B F D D          
 Health: Good
 Status: Active Roster

 Contract
  1969  1970  1971  1972  1973  1974  1975  1976 
 Value: $13,494,323  $13,494,323  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0  $0 
 Option: None  None  None  None  None  None  None  None 
 Bird Years: 4                

 Season Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1968 ABCA CHA 82 82 32.4 14.1 3.0 5.2 2.3 2.2 1.05 0.7 0.6 3.5 .508 .734 .000  
 1967 ABCA LAL 82 0 21.2 11.7 3.0 6.0 1.7 0.0 139.00 0.0 0.0 3.8 .475 .748 .000  
 1966 ABCA BAL 56 0 15.4 7.6 2.2 4.0 0.9 0.0 52.00 0.0 0.0 3.3 .422 .734 .000  
 1965 ABCA BOS 67 0 15.2 8.4 2.1 4.3 0.7 0.0 50.00 0.0 0.0 3.1 .403 .828 .000  
 1964 ABCA BOS 54 0 10.6 4.8 1.6 3.3 0.4 0.0 19.00 0.0 0.0 2.5 .368 .784 .000  
 Career     341 82 20.1 9.8 2.5 4.7 1.3 0.5 2.50 0.2 0.1 3.3 .455 .759 .000  

 Shooting Averages
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1968 ABCA CHA 5.8 11.4 .508 2.5 3.4 .734 4.1 7.1 .568 1.7 4.2 .408 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1967 ABCA LAL 4.7 9.9 .475 2.3 3.1 .748 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1966 ABCA BAL 3.2 7.5 .422 1.2 1.7 .734 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1965 ABCA BOS 3.3 8.2 .403 1.8 2.2 .828 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 1964 ABCA BOS 1.9 5.0 .368 1.1 1.4 .784 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000 0.0 0.0 .000  
 Career     4.0 8.7 .455 1.9 2.5 .759 1.0 1.7 .568 0.4 1.0 .408 0.0 0.0 .000  

 Season Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1968 82 82 2659 475 935 204 278 0 1 1154 250 674 188 56 179 56 46 285 179 
 1967 82 0 1739 384 808 190 254 0 0 958 243 732 139 0 0 0 0 309
 1966 56 0 860 177 419 69 94 0 0 423 121 344 52 0 0 0 0 183
 1965 67 0 1021 221 549 120 145 0 0 562 142 432 50 0 0 0 0 207
 1964 54 0 572 100 272 58 74 0 0 258 88 265 19 0 0 0 0 134
 Career 341 82 6851 1357 2983 641 845 0 1 3355 844 2447 448 56 179 56 46 1118 179 

 Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1968 ABCA CHA .546 1.23 13.2 12.6 18.9 10.5 20.1 15.0 16.0 214.7 7.2 2.2 106.4 102.6  
 1967 ABCA LAL .521 1.19 13.1 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1966 ABCA BAL .461 1.01 10.2 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1965 ABCA BOS .458 1.02 7.5 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 1964 ABCA BOS .423 0.95 5.9 0.0 0.0 - - - 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 - -  
 Career     .500 1.12 11.3 4.5 7.3 10.5 20.1 15.0 6.2 214.7 7.2 0.5 106.4 102.6  

 Playoff Averages
 Season LGE TEAM G GS MIN PTS ORB DRB AST TO A/T STL BLK PF FG% FT% 3P%  
 1968 ABCA CHA 12 0 21.2 10.8 1.6 3.8 1.5 0.8 1.80 1.4 0.7 2.3 .548 .794 .000  
 Career     12 0 21.2 10.8 1.6 3.8 1.5 0.8 1.80 1.4 0.7 2.3 .548 .794 .000  

 Playoff Shooting
 Season LGE TEAM FGM FGA FG% FTM FTA FT% INM INA IN% JSM JSA JS% 3PM 3PA 3P%  
 1968 ABCA CHA 4.3 7.8 .548 2.3 2.8 .794 2.8 4.6 .600 1.5 3.1 .486 0.0 0.1 .000  
 Career     4.3 7.8 .548 2.3 2.8 .794 2.8 4.6 .600 1.5 3.1 .486 0.0 0.1 .000  

 Playoff Totals
 Season G GS MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS OREB REB AST STL TO STL BLK PF +/- 
 1968 12 0 254 51 93 27 34 0 1 129 19 65 18 17 10 17 8 27 12 
 Career 12 0 254 51 93 27 34 0 1 129 19 65 18 17 10 17 8 27 12 

 Playoff Efficiency
 Season LGE TEAM TS% PPS AST TO USG ORR DRR RR PER VA EWA +/- OEFF DEFF  
 1968 ABCA CHA .593 1.39 13.2 7.4 19.1 7.8 23.1 14.7 20.5 37.6 1.3 1.0 103.3 101.9  
 Career     .593 1.39 13.2 7.4 19.1 7.8 23.1 14.7 20.5 37.6 1.3 1.0 103.3 101.9  

 Career Highs
 Type PTS OREB REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA  
 Season 30 11 17 7 3 3 6 13 26 9 12 0 1  
 Playoff 21 4 11 3 3 2 2 10 12 7 10 0 1  
 Career 30 11 17 7 3 3 6 13 26 9 12 0 1  

 Game Logs
 Date Opp W/L MIN FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA PTS ORB REB AST TO STL BLK PF +/-
 10/15 SYR L 37 2 7 2 2 0 0 6 3 7 2 1 2 0 3 3
 10/20 ATL W 36 6 12 4 4 0 0 16 2 9 3 1 0 0 3 6
 10/21 MAD L 41 8 13 4 4 0 0 20 6 12 2 3 2 1 5 -5
 10/26 HAM L 21 7 8 2 2 0 0 16 1 2 0 2 0 0 3 -14
 10/27 ANW W 40 4 15 5 8 0 0 13 1 17 3 2 1 1 3 8
 10/29 BOS W 29 2 3 2 2 0 0 6 1 4 7 3 0 0 2 28
 10/31 BKN L 32 4 13 1 2 0 0 9 1 3 2 6 0 0 3 -28
 11/4 BOS W 35 12 14 6 6 0 0 30 2 9 3 2 0 2 3 24
 11/5 BKN L 29 4 11 2 2 0 0 10 1 7 1 2 0 0 5 -1
 11/8 SAS L 38 10 21 5 8 0 0 25 6 13 2 0 0 0 4 2
 11/10 TOR L 32 6 12 4 4 0 0 16 1 6 4 1 0 1 3 -1
 11/11 ATL W 32 4 7 6 8 0 0 14 1 5 2 1 0 0 4 15
 11/15 BKN L 30 5 12 9 12 0 0 19 3 5 1 1 1 0 4 16
 11/16 ANW W 36 10 22 1 1 0 0 21 6 11 1 3 2 2 3 16
 11/19 BOS W 39 7 11 5 8 0 0 19 5 10 4 3 0 0 2 -10
 11/20 MIN W 39 5 12 3 6 0 0 13 3 13 3 2 0 1 2 5
 11/24 ORT W 37 6 15 0 0 0 0 12 3 10 7 2 2 0 2 15
 11/25 IST L 31 3 5 3 4 0 0 9 2 7 2 2 1 0 3 7
 11/28 ATL L 35 6 9 5 8 0 0 17 1 5 2 5 0 0 3 8
 11/29 TOR W 15 3 7 0 0 0 0 6 0 5 1 2 0 0 4 0
 12/1 MIN W 39 11 20 2 2 0 0 24 6 13 5 2 2 1 1 10
 12/2 NYK L 31 5 16 1 2 0 0 11 2 7 1 6 1 1 4 -29
 12/6 LON W 24 8 12 2 4 0 0 18 8 11 2 0 1 0 4 19
 12/7 NYK W 24 5 8 2 3 0 0 12 1 5 1 2 1 0 4 6
 12/9 SYR W 40 5 11 7 8 0 0 17 0 6 1 3 1 1 4 14
 12/11 SYR L 40 5 9 3 4 0 0 13 3 7 3 2 0 0 3 0
 12/13 VIR W 23 3 6 3 3 0 0 9 1 3 1 0 1 2 4 4
 12/15 ORT W 41 6 15 4 6 0 0 16 3 10 1 2 1 1 2 1
 12/16 ZAG W 37 4 9 9 10 0 0 17 1 7 3 5 0 2 4 1
 12/19 VIR L 39 7 22 2 2 0 0 16 4 10 2 2 0 0 3 -13
 12/20 TOR L 39 8 21 1 2 0 0 17 11 14 6 3 1 0 4 -18
 12/23 BKN L 49 13 26 0 0 0 0 26 5 13 2 6 0 1 5 -4
 12/24 CHI W 30 9 13 5 6 0 0 23 5 12 2 2 0 0 1 27
 12/26 HAM L 39 5 11 0 0 0 0 10 5 10 7 0 1 0 4 9
 12/27 CHI W 32 11 17 6 8 0 0 28 5 11 2 3 0 0 5 10
 12/30 ATL W 20 4 8 0 0 0 0 8 2 8 1 4 1 0 4 9
 12/31 CHI W 39 8 18 4 4 0 0 20 8 12 1 2 0 0 2 6
 1/2 MIN L 31 6 10 2 2 0 0 14 3 7 2 2 0 0 4 -4
 1/4 CHI W 34 5 10 4 4 0 0 14 4 9 2 1 0 1 4 -2
 1/6 TOR L 32 5 8 0 2 0 0 10 5 9 4 5 1 1 4 -9
 1/8 VIR L 33 3 8 1 2 0 0 7 1 6 1 1 1 0 0 -10
 1/9 BOS W 32 4 5 9 12 0 0 17 4 14 2 5 1 0 4 15
 1/12 ZAG W 33 5 6 1 2 0 0 11 3 9 3 1 2 0 3 27
 1/13 BKN W 39 6 10 5 6 0 0 17 2 4 2 0 3 1 1 0
 1/17 ATL W 13 2 5 2 2 0 0 6 2 2 0 2 0 0 4 15
 1/18 MAD W 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1
 1/20 ATL L 27 6 9 0 0 0 0 12 1 2 4 1 0 0 4 19
 1/22 TOR L 23 0 3 2 2 0 0 2 1 2 2 5 0 0 4 -27
 1/24 HAM W 38 2 10 0 0 0 0 4 5 11 5 2 1 0 4 -5
 1/26 TOR L 21 3 8 0 0 0 0 6 1 2 4 2 0 0 4 -3
 1/27 MIN W 37 7 14 1 4 0 0 15 3 13 2 4 0 0 2 12
 1/30 SYR W 37 11 20 2 2 0 0 24 6 14 5 0 3 2 1 14
 1/31 NYK L 29 6 13 0 0 0 0 12 5 6 0 2 1 0 5 -9
 2/4 IST L 30 6 8 4 4 0 0 16 1 3 3 4 2 2 3 -12
 2/5 NYK W 27 7 13 1 2 0 0 15 4 11 2 1 0 1 5 1
 2/11 SAS W 38 5 11 0 0 0 0 10 4 14 1 3 1 1 4 8
 2/12 TEL L 40 8 11 1 2 0 0 17 4 10 2 3 2 1 4 -16
 2/14 VIR W 29 6 11 2 2 0 0 14 4 8 3 1 1 1 4 15
 2/16 LON L 36 5 8 1 2 0 0 11 4 10 1 2 0 0 6 -1
 2/17 CHI W 29 5 7 3 8 0 0 13 2 6 3 2 1 2 4 22
 2/21 MIN L 38 10 13 0 0 0 1 20 0 6 0 2 0 1 5 1
 2/22 ATL L 35 2 6 0 2 0 0 4 3 7 1 2 0 0 3 -26
 2/25 BOS L 37 8 14 7 10 0 0 23 1 8 2 4 1 0 5 -10
 2/27 NYK L 32 4 11 2 4 0 0 10 2 9 3 2 1 2 3 -18
 2/28 VIR L 12 2 3 4 4 0 0 8 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 0
 3/4 MAD L 23 5 8 1 2 0 0 11 1 3 1 2 1 0 4 -5
 3/5 NYK L 35 6 15 0 0 0 0 12 5 9 2 2 0 0 4 -12
 3/9 MIN L 33 1 6 5 8 0 0 7 5 9 1 2 2 0 3 -4
 3/10 ATL W 34 9 14 7 10 0 0 25 2 12 3 0 2 2 1 19
 3/14 CHI W 21 3 5 2 2 0 0 8 1 3 1 0 0 1 4 15
 3/15 BKN L 40 6 9 2 2 0 0 14 3 6 3 2 1 1 4 -2
 3/17 BOS L 37 4 11 2 2 0 0 10 2 11 0 0 0 1 4 -25
 3/20 NYK L 32 3 9 0 0 0 0 6 3 6 0 3 0 0 4 -17
 3/22 SYR W 27 7 15 0 0 0 0 14 1 4 0 0 2 0 5 17
 3/24 BOS L 41 9 15 4 4 0 0 22 4 15 2 2 0 1 3 -17
 3/25 TEL L 25 4 10 2 2 0 0 10 3 7 1 1 0 0 3 -6
 3/27 ANW L 40 6 11 1 2 0 0 13 8 11 6 4 1 0 5 -4
 3/29 CHI L 38 8 18 8 10 0 0 24 5 10 3 0 1 0 3 6
 3/31 MEX W 33 4 11 2 4 0 0 10 3 12 5 2 1 1 0 26
 4/3 TOR L 18 5 9 1 1 0 0 11 0 2 0 2 0 1 5 10
 4/4 BKN L 28 5 8 0 0 0 0 10 0 6 1 3 0 0 5 -3
 4/7 VIR W 34 5 9 1 2 0 0 11 1 9 4 4 1 3 2 21
 4/8 SYR W 53 12 17 3 6 0 0 27 5 17 2 3 1 1 5 2
 4/10 VIR L 35 8 16 2 2 0 0 18 6 14 1 1 2 0 5 -1
 4/12 SYR L 36 4 14 0 0 0 0 8 3 10 4 3 0 1 4 -20
 4/16 SYR W 42 10 19 2 2 0 0 22 5 9 4 3 2 2 3 13
 4/17 MEX W 32 8 13 2 2 0 0 18 3 10 2 1 0 0 5 20
 4/19 BKN L 12 3 5 0 0 0 0 6 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1
 4/20 BKN W 26 7 12 7 10 0 0 21 3 6 1 0 3 2 3 5
 4/22 BKN W 21 4 8 2 2 0 0 10 3 11 2 2 0 1 3 5
 4/23 BKN W 29 2 8 2 4 0 0 6 3 6 2 1 0 0 3 9
 4/25 BKN L 28 6 12 4 4 0 0 16 0 3 3 1 3 1 2 -8
 4/27 BKN L 21 4 8 0 0 0 0 8 0 5 0 0 1 1 2 3
 4/29 BKN W 13 5 6 0 0 0 0 10 1 1 2 0 1 0 4 0
 5/1 TOR L 22 1 5 1 2 0 0 3 1 7 3 1 1 1 4 -9
 5/2 TOR L 25 10 12 1 2 0 1 21 4 5 3 2 1 0 1 3
 5/4 TOR L 12 2 3 4 4 0 0 8 1 5 0 2 2 1 0 3
 5/5 TOR W 18 3 7 4 4 0 0 10 0 7 0 0 1 0 3 3
 5/7 TOR L 27 4 7 2 2 0 0 10 3 8 1 0 2 1 2 -3

 Awards & Achievements
 Season Award
 Total Player of the Game: 4

 Transactions
 Date Action
 10/8/1969 Drafted by the Hornets with pick #9 of round 3 of the creation draft.


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