1969-70 New York Nets Roster

American Basketball Association (ABA)
Team Record: 39-45
Finishing 4th in the ABA's Eastern Division
Postseason: 3-4 Lost division semifinals
Division Semifinals - Lost to Kentucky Colonels 4-3
Coach: York Larese (39-45)
Location: New York, New York
1969-70 New York Nets Statistics
1969-70 New York Nets Results

The New York Nets of the American Basketball Association ended the 1969-70 season with a record of 39 wins and 45 losses, finishing fourth in the ABA's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 3-4.

New York racked up 9,146 points and gave up 9,219. Levern Tart netted a team-leading 1,935 points for the Nets, and Ed Johnson contributed 879 rebounds. Bill Melchionni dished out 457 assists for the squad.

York Larese coached the team. The 1969-70 New York Nets lost in the division semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Bob ArnzenFNovember 3, 19476'5"205Notre DameCovington, KY USA
Bob ChristianCMay 11, 19466'10"255Grambling
Steve ChubinGFebruary 8, 19446'2"200Rhode IslandNew York, NY USA
Sonny DoveFAugust 16, 19456'7"198St. John's (NY)Brooklyn, NY USA
Billy EvansGMarch 3, 19476'0"170Boston College(ht) New Haven, CT USA
Jack GillespieFOctober 1, 19476'6"215Montana State
Luther GreenFNovember 13, 19466'7"190LIUNew York, NY USA
Dennis GreyC-FAugust 26, 19476'8"215California WesternSan Diego, CA USA
Les HunterF-CAugust 16, 19426'7"210Loyola (IL)Nashville, TN USA
Ed JohnsonCJune 17, 19446'8"205Tennessee StateAtlanta, GA USA
Barry KramerF-GNovember 10, 19426'4"200NYUSchenectady, NY USA
George LehmannGMay 1, 19426'0"180Campbell JCRiverside, NJ USA
Bob McIntyreFJanuary 23, 19446'6"215St. John's (NY)
Bill MelchionniGOctober 19, 19446'1"165VillanovaPhiladelphia, PA USA
Walt SimonF-GDecember 1, 19396'6"200BenedictDelcambre, LA USA
John SmithCMay 24, 19447'0"235Southern ColoradoColumbus, MS USA
Levern TartG-FJune 1, 19426'2"195BradleyMarion, SC USA
Ron TaylorCNovember 21, 19477'1"265USCTorrance, CA USA