1947-48 Washington Capitols Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 28-20
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 0-1 Lost division tie
Division Tiebreaker - Lost to Chicago Stags 1-0
Coach: Red Auerbach (28-20)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1947-48 Washington Capitols Statistics
1947-48 Washington Capitols Results

The Washington Capitols of the National Basketball Association ended the 1947-48 season with a record of 28 wins and 20 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1. Red Auerbach coached the team. The 1947-48 Washington Capitols lost in the division tie.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Bob FeerickF-GJanuary 2, 19206'3"190Santa ClaraSan Francisco, CA USA
Sonny HertzbergGJuly 29, 19225'10"175CCNYBrooklyn, NY USA
John MahnkenCJune 16, 19226'8"220GeorgetownJersey City, NJ USA
Horace McKinneyF-CJanuary 1, 19196'6"185North CarolinaLowlands, NC USA
Johnny NorlanderFMarch 5, 19216'3"180HamlineVirginia, MN USA
Dick O'KeefeG-FSeptember 29, 19236'2"170Santa Clara
Irv RothenbergCDecember 31, 19216'7"215LIUThe Bronx, NY USA
Fred ScolariGMarch 1, 19225'10"175San FranciscoSan Francisco, CA USA
Jack TingleFDecember 30, 19246'3"185Kentucky
Irv TorgoffFMarch 6, 19176'1"192LIU