Pittsburgh Ironmen

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Pittsburgh Ironmen
Division Western Division
Founded 1946
History Pittsburgh Ironmen
Arena Duquesne Gardens
City Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

The Pittsburgh Ironmen were a charter member of the Basketball Association of America (a forerunner of the National Basketball Association). The team was based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They ended their only season in the BAA in 1946–47 with a record of 15–45, finishing in fifth and last place in the Western Division and worst overall in the league. The team played at Duquesne Gardens.

Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, % = Win–Loss %

Season W L  % Playoffs Results
Pittsburgh Ironmen (BAA)
1946–47 15 45 .250 Did not qualify


For a brief period of months in 1941, the Pittsburgh Steelers were renamed the "Pittsburgh Iron Men" after the sale of the team from Art Rooney to Alexis Thompson.

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