1956–57 Rochester Royals season

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1956–57 Rochester Royals season
Head coach Bobby Wanzer
Arena Rochester Community War Memorial
Results
Record 31–41 (.431)
Place Division: 4th (Western)
Playoff finish DNQ

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
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The 1956–57 NBA season was the Royals ninth season in the NBA.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Western Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-St. Louis Hawks 34 38 .472 - 17-9 10-20 7-9 22-14
x-Minneapolis Lakers 34 38 .472 - 15-9 5-22 14-7 18-18
x-Fort Wayne Pistons 34 38 .472 - 23-5 5-23 6-10 17-19
Rochester Royals 31 41 .431 3 19-10 7-17 5-14 15-21


x – clinched playoff spot

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1956-57 NBA Records
Team BOS FWP MIN NYK PHI ROC STL SYR
Boston 6–3 5–4 7–5 8–4 6–3 7–2 5–7
Fort Wayne 3–6 7–5 5–4 4–5 6–6 4–8 5–4
Minneapolis 4–5 5–7 3–6 5–4 9–3 4–8 4–5
New York 5–7 4–5 6–3 4–8 5–4 6–3 6–6
Philadelphia 4–8 5–4 4–5 8–4 4–5 7–2 5–7
Rochester 3–6 6–6 3–9 4–5 5–4 6–6 4–5
St. Louis 2–7 8–4 8–4 3–6 2–7 6–6 5–4
Syracuse 7–5 4–5 5–4 6–6 7–5 5–4 4–5

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
Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Bob Burrow
Ed Fleming
Si Green
Lew Hitch
Tom Marshall
Johnny McCarthy
Dave Piontek
Richie Regan
Dick Ricketts
Art Spoelstra
Maurice Stokes
Jack Twyman
Bobby Wanzer

Awards and records[edit]

References[edit]