1951–52 Fort Wayne Pistons season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1951–52 Fort Wayne Pistons season
Head coach Paul Birch
Arena North Side High School Gym
Results
Record 29–37 (.439)
Place Division: 4th (Western)
Playoff finish West Division Semifinals
(eliminated 0-2)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1950–51 1952–53 >

The 1951–52 NBA season was the Pistons' 4th season in the NBA and 11th season as a franchise.[1]

Offseason[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College

Roster[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Western Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Rochester Royals 41 25 .621 - 28-5 12-18 1-2 22-14
x-Minneapolis Lakers 40 26 .606 1 21-5 13-20 6-1 24-12
x-Indianapolis Olympians 34 32 .515 7 25-6 4-24 5-2 18-18
x-Fort Wayne Pistons 29 37 .439 12 22-11 6–24 1-2 17-19
Milwaukee Hawks 17 49 .258 24 8-13 3–22 6-14 9-27
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

West Division Semifinals[edit]

(1) Rochester Royals vs. (4) Fort Wayne Pistons: Royals win series 2-0

  • Game 1 @ Rochester: Rochester 95, Fort Wayne 78
  • Game 2 @ Fort Wayne: Rochester 92, Fort Wayne 86

Player statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

See also[edit]