1967-68 New Orleans Buccaneers Roster

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 48-30
Finishing 1st in the ABA's Western Division
Postseason: 10-7 Lost finals
Division Semifinals - Defeated Denver Rockets 3-2
Division Finals - Defeated Dallas Chaparrals 4-1
Finals - Lost to Pittsburgh Pipers 4-3
Coach: Babe McCarthy (48-30)
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
1967-68 New Orleans Buccaneers Statistics
1967-68 New Orleans Buccaneers Results

The New Orleans Buccaneers of the American Basketball Association ended the 1967-68 season with a record of 48 wins and 30 losses, finishing first in the ABA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 10-7.

New Orleans scored 8,712 points and surrendered 8,334. Doug Moe netted a team-high 1,884 points for the Buccaneers, while Jimmy Jones averaged 18 or more per game, too. Red Robbins contributed 894 rebounds. Larry Brown dished out 506 assists for the squad.

Babe McCarthy coached the team. The 1967-68 New Orleans Buccaneers lost in the finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Jesse BransonFJanuary 7, 19426'7"195ElonBurlington, NC USA
Larry BrownGSeptember 14, 19405'9"160North CarolinaBrooklyn, NY USA
John ComeauxFSeptember 15, 19436'5"193GramblingLafayette, LA USA
John DicksonCNovember 18, 19456'10"240Arkansas StateSearcy, AR USA
Gerald GovanF-CJanuary 2, 19426'10"220St. Mary of the PlainsJersey City, NJ USA
Jimmy JonesG-FJanuary 1, 19456'4"188GramblingTallulah, LA USA
Leland MitchellGFebruary 22, 19416'4"210Mississippi StateKiln, MS USA
Doug MoeF-GSeptember 21, 19386'5"215North CarolinaBrooklyn, NY USA
Jackie MorelandF-GMarch 11, 19386'7"215Louisiana TechMinden, LA USA
Marlbert PraddGNovember 17, 19446'3"170DillardChicago, IL USA
Red RobbinsF-CSeptember 30, 19446'8"190TennesseeLeesburg, FL USA
Red StroudGMay 2, 19416'0"160Mississippi State
Ron WidbyFMarch 9, 19456'4"210TennesseeKnoxville, TN USA