1959-60 St. Louis Hawks Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 46-29
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 7-7 Lost finals
Division Finals - Defeated Minneapolis Lakers 4-3
Finals - Lost to Boston Celtics 4-3
Coach: Ed Macauley (46-29)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Attendance: 277,502, Avg. 8,409 in 33 home dates
1959-60 St. Louis Hawks Statistics
1959-60 St. Louis Hawks Results

The St. Louis Hawks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1959-60 season with a record of 46 wins and 29 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 7-7.

The Hawks surrendered 8,303 points, least in the league. St. Louis racked up 8,506 points. Bob Pettit tossed in a team-leading 1,882 points for the squad, while Cliff Hagan and Clyde Lovellette scored 18 or more per game, too. Bob Pettit contributed 1,221 boards. Slater Martin dished out 330 assists for the team.

Ed Macauley coached the team. The 1959-60 St. Louis Hawks lost in the finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Al FerrariG-FJuly 6, 19336'4"190Michigan StateNew York, NY USA
Bob FerryC-FMay 31, 19376'8"230St. LouisSt. Louis, MO USA
Larry FoustC-FJune 24, 19286'9"215LaSallePainesville, OH USA
Dave GambeeFApril 16, 19376'6"215Oregon StatePortland, OR USA
Si GreenG-FAugust 20, 19336'2"185DuquesneNew York, NY USA
Cliff HaganF-GDecember 9, 19316'4"210KentuckyOwensboro, KY USA
Clyde LovelletteC-FSeptember 7, 19296'9"230KansasPetersburg, IN USA
Slater MartinGOctober 22, 19255'10"170TexasEl Mina, TX USA
Johnny McCarthyGApril 25, 19346'1"185CanisiusBuffalo, NY USA
Jack McMahonGDecember 3, 19286'1"185St. John's (NY)Brooklyn, NY USA
Bob PettitF-CDecember 12, 19326'9"205Louisiana StateBaton Rouge, LA USA
Dave PiontekF-CAugust 27, 19346'5"230Xavier (OH)Pittsburgh, PA USA
Cal RamseyFJuly 13, 19376'4"200NYUSelma, AL USA
Hub ReedC-FOctober 4, 19366'9"215Oklahoma CityHarrah, OK USA
Chuck ShareCMarch 14, 19276'11"235Bowling Green