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1947 BAA Season Summary

Final Standings

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Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*).

Eastern Division

 Team                          W   L    Pct     GB 
+---------------------------+---+---+------+------+
 Washington Capitols*         49  11   .816      -
 Philadelphia Warriors*       35  25   .583   14.0
 New York Knickerbockers*     33  27   .550   16.0
 Providence Steam Rollers     28  32   .466   21.0
 Boston Celtics               22  38   .366   27.0
 Toronto Huskies              22  38   .366   27.0

Western Division

 Team                          W   L    Pct     GB 
+---------------------------+---+---+------+------+
 Chicago Stags*               39  22   .639      -
 St. Louis Bombers*           38  23   .622    1.0
 Cleveland Rebels*            30  30   .500    8.5
 Detroit Falcons              20  40   .333   18.5
 Pittsburgh Ironmen           15  45   .250   23.5

Playoffs

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NBA Finals (4-1):Philadelphia Warriors over Chicago Stags
Semifinals (2-0):Philadelphia Warriors over New York Knickerbockers
Semifinals (4-2):Chicago Stags over Washington Capitols
1st Rd (2-1):New York Knickerbockers over Cleveland Rebels
1st Rd (2-1):Philadelphia Warriors over St. Louis Bombers

Team Statistics

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Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*).

 Team                           MP   FG  FGA  3P  3PA   FT  FTA  ORB  TRB  AST STL BLK   TO   PF   PTS   PPG
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+
 Chicago Stags*                  . 1879 6309   .    .  939 1550    .    .  436   .   .    . 1473  4697  77.0
 Washington Capitols*            . 1723 5794   .    .  982 1391    .    .  378   .   .    . 1144  4428  73.8
 Providence Steam Rollers        . 1629 5582   .    . 1092 1666    .    .  481   .   .    . 1215  4350  72.5
 Cleveland Rebels*               . 1674 5699   .    .  903 1428    .    .  494   .   .    . 1246  4251  70.9
 Philadelphia Warriors*          . 1510 5384   .    . 1098 1596    .    .  343   .   .    . 1082  4118  68.6
 St. Louis Bombers*              . 1601 5877   .    .  862 1400    .    .  292   .   .    . 1234  4064  66.6
 Toronto Huskies                 . 1515 5672   .    .  966 1552    .    .  463   .   .    . 1271  3996  66.6
 New York Knickerbockers*        . 1465 5255   .    .  951 1438    .    .  457   .   .    . 1218  3883  64.7
 Detroit Falcons                 . 1437 5843   .    .  923 1494    .    .  482   .   .    . 1351  3797  63.3
 Pittsburgh Ironmen              . 1345 4961   .    .  984 1507    .    .  272   .   .    . 1360  3674  61.2
 Boston Celtics                  . 1397 5133   .    .  811 1375    .    .  470   .   .    . 1202  3605  60.1
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+
 BAA Average                     . 1561 5592   .    .  956 1491    .    .  415   .   .    . 1254  4078  67.8
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+

Opponent Statistics

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Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*).

 Team                           MP   FG  FGA  3P  3PA   FT  FTA  ORB  TRB  AST STL BLK   TO   PF   PTS   PPG
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+
 Washington Capitols*            .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3836  63.9
 New York Knickerbockers*        .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3842  64.0
 Boston Celtics                  .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3898  65.0
 Philadelphia Warriors*          .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3909  65.2
 St. Louis Bombers*              .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3911  64.1
 Detroit Falcons                 .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  3917  65.3
 Pittsburgh Ironmen              .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4057  67.6
 Toronto Huskies                 .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4262  71.0
 Cleveland Rebels*               .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4308  71.8
 Providence Steam Rollers        .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4450  74.2
 Chicago Stags*                  .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4473  73.3
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+
 BAA Average                     .    .    .   .    .    .    .    .    .    .   .   .    .    .  4078  67.8
+---------------------------+-----+----+----+---+----+----+----+----+----+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+

League Leaderboards

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Requirements to qualify for rate statistics

Field Goals

Joe Fulks 475
Bob Feerick 364
Max Zaslofsky 336
Stan Miasek 331
Ed Sadowski 329
Ernie Calverley 323
Dino Martin 311
Fred Scolari 291
John Logan 290
John Janisch 283

Field Goal Attempts

Joe Fulks1557
Stan Miasek1154
Ernie Calverley1102
John Logan1043
Dino Martin1022
Max Zaslofsky1020
Hank Beenders1016
Fred Scolari 989
Bones McKinney 987
John Janisch 983

Field Goal %

Bob Feerick.401
Ed Sadowski.369
Earl Shannon.339
Colby Gunther.336
Max Zaslofsky.329
Don Carlson.322
Connie Simmons.320
Johnny Norlander.319
Kenny Sailors.309
Mel Riebe.307

Free Throws

Joe Fulks 439
Leo Mogus 235
Stan Miasek 233
Colby Gunther 226
Ed Sadowski 219
Chick Halbert 213
Max Zaslofsky 205
Ernie Calverley 199
Bob Feerick 198
Earl Shannon 197

Free Throw Attempts

Joe Fulks 601
Stan Miasek 385
Chick Halbert 356
Colby Gunther 351
Earl Shannon 348
Ed Sadowski 328
Leo Mogus 325
Mike McCarron 288
Ernie Calverley 283
Max Zaslofsky 278

Free Throw %

Fred Scolari.811
Tony Kappen.795
Stan Stutz.782
Bob Feerick.762
John Logan.748
Max Zaslofsky.737
Joe Fulks.730
Leo Mogus.723
George Mearns.720
Tony Jaros.707

Assists

Ernie Calverley 202
Kenny Sailors 134
Ossie Schectman 109
Howie Dallmar 104
Stan Miasek 93
Mickey Rottner 93
Leo Mogus 84
Earl Shannon 84
John Logan 78
Bob Feerick 69
Bones McKinney 69

Assists Per Game

Ernie Calverley 3.4
Kenny Sailors 2.3
Ossie Schectman 2.0
Howie Dallmar 1.7
Mickey Rottner 1.7
Stan Miasek 1.6
Earl Shannon 1.5
Leo Mogus 1.4
John Logan 1.3
Bob Feerick 1.3

Personal Fouls

Stan Miasek 208
Joe Fulks 199
Hank Beenders 196
Ed Sadowski 194
Ernie Calverley 191
Mike McCarron 184
Don Carlson 182
John Mahnken 181
Ariel Maughan 180
Kenny Sailors 177
Harry Zeller 177

Points

Joe Fulks1389
Bob Feerick 926
Stan Miasek 895
Ed Sadowski 877
Max Zaslofsky 877
Ernie Calverley 845
Chick Halbert 773
John Logan 770
Leo Mogus 753
Colby Gunther 734

Points Per Game

Joe Fulks23.2
Bob Feerick16.8
Ed Sadowski16.5
Stan Miasek14.9
Max Zaslofsky14.4
Ernie Calverley14.3
Colby Gunther14.1
Leo Mogus13.0
Chick Halbert12.7
John Logan12.6

Approximate Value

Bob Feerick 4
Ed Sadowski 4
Ernie Calverley 2
Joe Fulks 2
Colby Gunther 2
Leo Mogus 2
Johnny Norlander 2
Kenny Sailors 2
Earl Shannon 2
Max Zaslofsky 2

All-BAA Teams

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First Team

Bob Feerick
Joe Fulks
Bones McKinney
Stan Miasek
Max Zaslofsky

Second Team

Frankie Baumholtz
Ernie Calverley
Chick Halbert
John Logan
Fred Scolari

Daily Results and Standings

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November 1946

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December 1946

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January 1947

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February 1947

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March 1947

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