1953–54 Fort Wayne Pistons season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1953–54 Fort Wayne Pistons season
Head coach Paul Birch
Arena War Memorial Coliseum
Results
Record 40–32 (.556)
Place Division: 3rd (Western)
Playoff finish West Division Semifinals
(eliminated 0-4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1952–53 1954–55 >

The 1953-54 NBA season was the Pistons' 6th season in the NBA and 13th season as a franchise.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Western Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Minneapolis Lakers 46 26 .639 20–4 13–15 13–7 19–13
x-Rochester Royals 44 28 .629 2 18–10 12–15 14–3 22–10
x-Fort Wayne Pistons 40 32 .556 6 19–8 11–17 10–7 17–15
Milwaukee Hawks 21 51 .292 25 11–14 5–17 6–20 6–26
x - clinched playoff spot

Playoffs[edit]

West Division Semifinals[edit]

Team W L
Minneapolis Lakers 3 0
Rochester Royals 2 1
Fort Wayne Pistons 0 4

References[edit]