1949-50 Anderson Packers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 37-27
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 4-4 Lost semifinals
Division Semifinals - Defeated Tri-Cities Blackhawks 2-1
Division Finals - Defeated Indianapolis Olympians 2-1
Semifinals - Lost to Minneapolis Lakers 2-0
Coach: Howie Schultz (21-14)
Coach: Ike Duffey (1-2)
Coach: Doxie Moore (15-11)
Location: Anderson, Indiana
1949-50 Anderson Packers Statistics
1949-50 Anderson Packers Results

The Anderson Packers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1949-50 season with a record of 37 wins and 27 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-4.

Anderson poured in 5,589 points and yielded 5,346. Frank Brian tossed in a team-best 1,138 points for the Packers, and Frank Brian dished out 189 assists for the squad.

Howie Schultz, Ike Duffey and Doxie Moore coached the team. The 1949-50 Anderson Packers lost in the semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Charlie BlackF-CJune 15, 19216'4"195KansasArco, ID USA
Frank BrianGMay 1, 19236'1"180Louisiana StateZachary, LA USA
Jake CarterF-CJuly 25, 19246'4"195East Texas StateLarue, TX
Bill ClossF-CJanuary 8, 19226'5"195RiceEdge, TX USA
Frank GatesG-FApril 12, 19206'0"160Sam Houston State(ht) Huntsville, TX USA
John HargisG-FAugust 20, 19206'0"180TexasNacogdoches, TX USA
Ralph JohnsonGDecember 6, 19215'11"170Huntington
Walt KirkG-FSeptember 3, 19246'3"173IllinoisMount Vernon, IL USA
Milo KomenichF-CJune 22, 19206'7"212WyomingGary, IN
Murray MitchellCMarch 19, 19236'6"0Sam Houston State
Richie NiemieraG-FMay 26, 19216'1"165Notre DameChicago, IL
Red OwensG-FSeptember 2, 19256'3"185BaylorHouston, TX
Howie SchultzC-FJuly 3, 19226'6"200HamlineSt. Paul, MN USA
Rollie SeltzG-FJanuary 25, 19245'10"165HamlineMcIntosh, MN USA
Jack SmileyF-GDecember 22, 19226'3"190IllinoisSandwich, IL
Ed StanczakFAugust 15, 19216'1"185noneFort Wayne, IN