1948-49 Denver Nuggets Roster

National Basketball League (NBL)
Team Record: 18-44
Finishing 5th in the NBL's West Division
Location: Denver, Colorado
1948-49 Denver Nuggets Statistics
1948-49 Denver Nuggets Results

The Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball League ended the 1948-49 season with a record of 18 wins and 44 losses, finishing fifth in the NBL's West Division.

Denver scored 3,611 points and surrendered 3,974. Hoot Gibson tossed in a team-best 604 points for the Nuggets, while Jimmy Darden and Robert Gruenig netted 9 or more per game, too.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Leonard AltermanGMarch 8, 19226'3"185Denver
Ralph BishopFOctober 1, 19156'3"185WashingtonBrooklyn, NY USA
Jack CottonF-COctober 15, 19246'7"200Wyoming
Jimmy DardenGJune 19, 19226'1"170DenverCheyenne, WY
Bob DollF-CAugust 10, 19196'4"195ColoradoSteamboat Springs, CO USA
Hoot GibsonF-CDecember 5, 19216'5"198CreightonDes Moines, IA
Robert GruenigCMarch 12, 19136'8"220Northwestern (DNP)Chicago, IL USA
Al GuokasF-GAugust 7, 19256'5"200St. Joseph's (PA)
Harold HutchesonG-FMay 16, 19206'5"190Maryville Teachers(ht) Hopkins, MO USA
Eugene LalleyGAugust 16, 19225'9"160CreightonDes Moines, IA USA
Guy MitchellF-GJanuary 3, 19236'3"190Pittsburg StateKinderpost, MO USA
Morris UdallFJune 15, 19226'5"200ArizonaSt. Johns, AZ USA
Casmir WnorowskiG6'0"215Siena