1971-72 Phoenix Suns Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 49-33
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Coach: Cotton Fitzsimmons (49-33)
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Attendance: 342,922, Avg. 8,364 in 41 home dates
1971-72 Phoenix Suns Statistics
1971-72 Phoenix Suns Results

The Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 49 wins and 33 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. Cotton Fitzsimmons coached the team.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Mel CountsC-FOctober 16, 19417'0"230Oregon StateCoos Bay, OR USA
Lamar GreenF-CMarch 22, 19476'7"210Morehead StateBirmingham, AL USA
Art HarrisGJanuary 13, 19476'4"185StanfordChicago, IL USA
Clem HaskinsGJuly 11, 19436'2"195Western KentuckyCampbellsville, KY USA
Connie HawkinsF-CJuly 17, 19426'8"201Iowa (dnp)Brooklyn, NY USA
Mo LaytonGDecember 24, 19486'1"180USCNewark, NJ USA
Otto MooreC-FAugust 27, 19466'11"205Pan AmericanMiami, FL USA
Charlie ScottG-FDecember 15, 19486'5"175North CarolinaNew York, NY USA
Paul SilasF-CJuly 12, 19436'7"215CreightonPrescott, AZ USA
Fred TaylorG-FFebruary 5, 19486'5"180Pan AmericanHouston, TX USA
Dick Van ArsdaleG-FFebruary 22, 19436'4"202IndianaIndianapolis, IN USA
Neal WalkCJuly 29, 19486'10"220FloridaCleveland, OH USA
Jeff WebbGJuly 6, 19486'4"170Kansas State
John WetzelG-FOctober 22, 19446'5"183Virginia TechWaynesboro, VA USA


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