1960–61 Philadelphia Warriors season

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1960–61 Philadelphia Warriors season
Head coach Neil Johnston
Arena Philadelphia Civic Center
Results
Record 46–33 (.582)
Place Division: 2nd (Eastern)
Playoff finish East Division Semifinals
(eliminated 0–3)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television WPTZ/WCAU/WFIL
Radio WIBG
(Bill Campbell)
< 1959–60 1961–62 >

The 1960–61 NBA season was the Warriors' 15th season in the NBA.[1]

Roster[edit]

Philadelphia Warriors roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Height Weight DOB (YYYY-MM-DD) From
F 11 United States Arizin, Paul 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Villanova
G 16 United States Attles, Al 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 175 lb (79 kg) North Carolina A&T
C 13 United States Chamberlain, Wilt 7 ft 1 in (2.16 m) 275 lb (125 kg) Kansas
G/F 7 United States Conlin, Ed 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Fordham
G/F 15 United States Gola, Tom 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 205 lb (93 kg) La Salle
F/C 9 United States Graboski, Joe 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Tuley HS (IL)
G 52 United States Hatton, Vern 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Kentucky
F 12 United States Johnson, Andy 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Portland
G 34 United States Kennedy, Pickles 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Temple
G 5 United States Rodgers, Guy 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Temple
F 17 United States Ruklick, Joe 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Northwestern
Head coach

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Eastern Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Boston Celtics 57 22 .722 21–7 24–11 12–4 28–11
x-Philadelphia Warriors 46 33 .582 11 23–6 12–21 11–6 22–17
x-Syracuse Nationals 38 41 .481 19 19–9 8–21 11–11 18–21
New York Knicks 21 58 .266 36 10–22 7–25 4–11 10–29
x – clinched playoff spot

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1960-61 NBA Records
Team BOS CIN DET LAL NYK PHI STL SYR
Boston 7–3 8–2 8–2 10–3 8–5 6–4 10–3
Cincinnati 3–7 2–11 8–5 8–2 2–8 6–7 4–6
Detroit 2–8 11–2 4–9 5–5 5–5 3–10 4–6
Los Angeles 2–8 5–8 9–4 7–3 2–8 5–8 6–4
New York 3–10 2–8 5–5 3–7 2–11 1–9 5–8
Philadelphia 5–8 8–2 5–5 8–2 11–2 3–7 6–7
St. Louis 4–6 7–6 10–3 8–5 9–1 7–3 6–4
Syracuse 3–10 6–4 6–4 4–6 8–5 7–6 4–6

Playoffs[edit]

East Division Semifinals[edit]

(2) Philadelphia Warriors vs. (3) Syracuse Nationals:Nationals win series 3-0

  • Game 1 @ Philadelphia: Syracuse 115, Philadelphia 107
  • Game 2 @ Syracuse: Syracuse 115, Philadelphia 114
  • Game 3 @ Philadelphia: Syracuse 106, Philadelphia 103

Awards and records[edit]

References[edit]