1961-62 Chicago Packers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 18-62
Finishing 5th in the NBA's Western Division
Coach: Jim Pollard (18-62)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Attendance: 103,126, Avg. 3,683 in 28 home dates
1961-62 Chicago Packers Statistics
1961-62 Chicago Packers Results

The Chicago Packers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1961-62 season with a record of 18 wins and 62 losses, finishing fifth in the NBA's Western Division.

Chicago tossed in 8,874 points, worst in the league and surrendered 9,553. Walt Bellamy scored a team-best 2,495 points for the Packers and contributed 1,500 rebounds. Slick Leonard dished out 378 assists for the squad.

Jim Pollard coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Walt BellamyCJuly 24, 19396'10"225IndianaNew Bern, NC USA
George Bon SalleFJuly 1, 19356'8"220IllinoisChicago, IL USA
Barney CableFJuly 29, 19356'7"175BradleyMonaca, PA USA
Howie CarlGJune 7, 19385'9"160DePaulChicago, IL USA
Ralph DavisGSeptember 7, 19386'4"180CincinnatiVanceburg, KY USA
Archie DeesF-CFebruary 22, 19366'8"205IndianaEthel, MS USA
Joe GraboskiF-CJanuary 15, 19306'7"195noneChicago, IL USA
Si GreenG-FAugust 20, 19336'2"185DuquesneNew York, NY USA
Vern HattonGJanuary 13, 19366'3"193KentuckyOwingsville, KY USA
Andy JohnsonF-GNovember 8, 19326'5"215PortlandKalamazoo, MI USA
York LareseGJuly 18, 19386'4"183North CarolinaNew York, NY USA
Slick LeonardGJuly 17, 19326'3"185IndianaTerre Haute, IN USA
Dave PiontekF-CAugust 27, 19346'5"230Xavier (OH)Pittsburgh, PA USA
Woody SauldsberryF-CJuly 11, 19356'7"220Texas SouthernWinnsboro, LA USA
Jack TurnerG-FJune 5, 19396'5"200Louisville
Charlie TyraC-FAugust 16, 19356'8"230LouisvilleLouisville, KY USA
Horace WalkerFApril 7, 19376'3"210Michigan StateChester, PA USA