1952-53 Rochester Royals Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 44-26
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 1-2 Lost division semi-finals
Division Semifinals - Lost to Fort Wayne Pistons 2-1
Coach: Les Harrison (44-26)
Location: Rochester, New York
1952-53 Rochester Royals Statistics
1952-53 Rochester Royals Results

The Rochester Royals of the National Basketball Association ended the 1952-53 season with a record of 44 wins and 26 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2. Les Harrison coached the team. The 1952-53 Rochester Royals lost in the division semi-finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Cal ChristensenF-CJune 6, 19276'5"210ToledoToledo, OH USA
Jack ColemanF-CMay 23, 19246'7"195LouisvilleBurgin, KY USA
Bob DaviesG-FJanuary 15, 19206'1"175Seton HallHarrisburg, PA USA
Alex HannumF-CJuly 19, 19236'6"210USCLos Angeles, CA USA
Red HolzmanGAugust 10, 19205'10"175CCNYBrooklyn, NY USA
Arnie JohnsonF-CMay 17, 19206'5"236Bemidji StateGonvick, MN USA
Jack McMahonGDecember 3, 19286'1"185St. John's (NY)Brooklyn, NY USA
Arnie RisenC-FOctober 9, 19246'9"200Ohio StateWilliamstown, KY USA
Odie SpearsGJune 26, 19256'4"205Western KentuckyScottsville, KY USA
Bobby WanzerGJune 4, 19216'0"170Seton HallBrooklyn, NY USA



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