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1974-75 Denver Nuggets Roster

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 65-19
Finishing 1st in the ABA's Western Division
Postseason: 7-6 Lost division finals
Division Semifinals - Defeated Utah Stars 4-2
Division Finals - Lost to Indiana Pacers 4-3
Coach: Larry Brown (65-19)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Attendance: 281,890, Avg. 6,712 in 42 home dates
1974-75 Denver Nuggets Statistics
1974-75 Denver Nuggets Results

The Denver Nuggets of the American Basketball Association ended the 1974-75 season with a record of 65 wins and 19 losses, finishing first in the ABA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-6.

The Nuggets netted 9,969 points, tops in the circuit. Denver gave up 9,359 points. Ralph Simpson tossed in a team-best 1,692 points for the team, while Mack Calvin scored 19 or more per game, too. Mike Green contributed 749 boards. Mack Calvin dished out 570 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Fatty Taylor added 172 steals, and Mike Green blocked 174 shots.

Larry Brown coached the team. The 1974-75 Denver Nuggets lost in the division finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Byron BeckC-FJanuary 25, 19456'9"225DenverEllensburg, WA USA
Mack CalvinGJuly 27, 19476'0"165USCFort Worth, TX USA
Mike GreenC-FAugust 6, 19516'10"200Louisiana TechMcComb, MS USA
Bobby JonesFDecember 18, 19516'9"210North CarolinaCharlotte, NC USA
Pat McFarlandF-GDecember 7, 19516'5"185St. Joseph's (PA)Willingboro, NJ USA
Dave RobischC-FDecember 22, 19496'10"235KansasCincinnati, OH USA
Ralph SimpsonG-FAugust 10, 19496'5"200Michigan StateDetroit, MI USA
Fatty TaylorGMarch 13, 19466'0"175LaSalleWashington, DC USA
Claude TerryG-FJanuary 12, 19506'4"195StanfordSalida, CA USA
Jan Van Breda KolffF-GDecember 16, 19516'7"195VanderbiltPalos Verdes, CA USA
Don WashingtonFApril 22, 19526'8"210North CarolinaWashington, DC USA