1946-47 Chicago American Gears Roster

National Basketball League (NBL)
Team Record: 26-18
Finishing 3rd in the NBL's West Division
Won Championship
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1946-47 Chicago American Gears Statistics
1946-47 Chicago American Gears Results

The Chicago American Gears of the National Basketball League ended the 1946-47 season with a record of 26 wins and 18 losses, finishing third in the NBL's West Division.

Chicago poured in 2,569 points and gave up 2,389. Robert Calihan netted a team-leading 484 points for the American Gears, while Bruce Hale scored 9 or more per game, too. The 1946-47 Chicago American Gears won the Championship.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Price BrookfieldF-GMay 11, 19206'4"185West Texas StateFloydada, TX USA
Robert CalihanF-G-CAugust 2, 19186'3"200DetroitPerry, IA USA
Bob CottonF-C-G6'7"205Texas Wesleyan
Bruce HaleG-FAugust 30, 19186'1"170Santa ClaraMedford, OR USA
Bobby McDermottGJanuary 7, 19145'11"180noneWhitestone, NY USA
Bill McDonaldG-F6'3"190Marquette
George MikanCJune 18, 19246'10"230DePaulJoliet, IL USA
Max MorrisF-CMarch 14, 19256'1"195NorthwesternNorris City, IL USA
Irving NorenFNovember 29, 19246'0"180Pasadena CityJamestown, NY USA
Stan PatrickF-GMay 5, 19226'2"185IllinoisChicago, IL
George RatkoviczC-FNovember 13, 19226'6"220noneChicago, IL USA
Les RothmanF-G6'1"195LIU
Arthur StoefenC-FAugust 29, 19146'7"215Stanford
Robert SynnottF-CSeptember 27, 19126'3"190none
Stanley SzukalaGJune 12, 19186'0"175DePaul
Dick TriptowG-FNovember 3, 19226'0"170DePaul