1945–46 Fort Wayne Pistons season

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1945–46 Fort Wayne Pistons season
Results
Record 26–8 (.765)
Place Division: 1st
Playoff finish Lost Eastern Division Semifinals to Rochester Royals, 3-1

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
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The 1945–46 Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons season was the fifth season of the franchise in the National Basketball League.

Roster[edit]

Rank Player Position
1 Robert McDermott G
2 Ed Sadowski C
3 Buddy Jeannette G
4 Jake Pelkington C-F
5 Chick Reiser G-F
6 Gerard Bush F-C
7 Charley Shipp G-F
8 Robert Synnott F-C
9 Bob Kinney C-F
10 Bob Tough G-F
11 Herm Schaefer G-F
12 Wilfred Doerner F
13 Curly Armstrong G-F

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League standings[edit]

Eastern Division[edit]

Team Wins Loses Pct.
Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons 26 8 .765
Rochester Royals 24 10 .706
Youngstown Bears 13 20 .394
Cleveland Allmen Transfers 4 29 .121

Western Division[edit]

Team Wins Loses Pct.
Sheboygan Redskins 21 13 .618
Oshkosh All-Stars 19 15 .559
Chicago American Gears 17 17 .500
Indianapolis Kautskys 10 22 .313[2]

Awards and honors[edit]

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