Oshkosh All-Stars

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Oshkosh All-Stars
Leagues NBL
Founded 1937
Dissolved 1949
History Oshkosh All-Stars (1937-1949)
Location Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Championships 2 National Basketball League Championships (1941,1942)
4 West Division Champions (1938-40, 1949)
1 World Professional Basketball Tournament

The Oshkosh All-Stars were a professional basketball team based in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. From 1937 to 1949 they played in the National Basketball League, a forerunner to the NBA. The team appeared in the NBL finals five consecutive years (1938-1942), winning twice.[1] The All-Stars also won the 1942 World Professional Basketball Tournament over the Detroit Eagles in Chicago.[2]

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  1. ^ Jan Hubbard, et al. The Official NBA Encyclopedia. New York: Doubleday, 2000. pgs. 44-45.
  2. ^ Wilfrid Smith. "Oshkosh beats Detroit, 43-41, for pro title". Chicago Daily Tribune. March 12, 1942. 21.

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