1955-56 St. Louis Hawks Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 33-39
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Western Division
Postseason: 4-5 Lost division finals
Division Tiebreaker - Lost to Minneapolis Lakers 1-0
Division Semifinals - Defeated Minneapolis Lakers 2-1
Division Finals - Lost to Fort Wayne Pistons 3-2
Coach: Red Holzman (33-39)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
Attendance: 156,009, Avg. 6,000 in 26 home dates
1955-56 St. Louis Hawks Roster
1955-56 St. Louis Hawks Results

The St. Louis Hawks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1955-56 season with a record of 33 wins and 39 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 4-5.

St. Louis scored 6,953 points and gave up 7,059. Bob Pettit tossed in a team-leading 1,849 points for the Hawks and contributed 1,164 rebounds. Bob Harrison dished out 277 assists for the squad.

Red Holzman coached the team. The 1955-56 St. Louis Hawks lost in the division finals.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Bob PettitF-C72279415076467575570011641890002021849
Chuck ShareC72197573331549834600774131000318976
Jack StephensG-F72221964324835724700377207000144743
Bob HarrisonG7222197252601469700195277000246617
Al FerrariG-F68161153419123616400186163000192546
Jack ColemanF-C4113694731951248800344147000121478
Alex HannumF-C7114804531461549300344157000271385
Jack McMahonG368573081029555009510700085259
Dick RickettsF-C297773019478550019682000115243
Bob SchaferG4249623569695500584400061193
Frank SelvyG-F1744418367715300543500038187
Chuck CooperF35574172588462001386100071178
Med ParkG-F4042415253704400944000064150
Chris HarrisG15168601518110018180001741

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Bob PettitF-C7238.842.973.
Chuck ShareC7227.443.
Jack StephensG-F7230.838.669.
Bob HarrisonG7230.835.966.
Al FerrariG-F6823.735.869.
Jack ColemanF-C4133.441.
Alex HannumF-C7120.832.
Jack McMahonG3623.833.
Dick RickettsF-C2926.831.
Bob SchaferG4211.829.479.
Frank SelvyG-F1726.136.674.
Chuck CooperF3516.433.773.
Med ParkG-F4010.634.962.
Chris HarrisG1511.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Bob PettitF-C827412847705900841800020153
Al FerrariG-F82648532705400332400028118
Jack ColemanF-C833111244352200793200031110
Chuck ShareC82317336483100731300041103
Bob HarrisonG8256752719120024290002766
Alex HannumF-C8159662135190029100003661
Jack McMahonG81625519115009150001843
Jack StephensG-F71164112251500239000939
Med ParkG-F68830733240017110001938
Bob SchaferG439203650091000811

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Bob PettitF-C834.336.784.
Al FerrariG-F833.037.677.
Jack ColemanF-C841.439.362.
Chuck ShareC828.949.364.
Bob HarrisonG832.
Alex HannumF-C819.931.854.
Jack McMahonG820.334.545.
Jack StephensG-F716.629.360.
Med ParkG-F614.723.372.
Bob SchaferG49.815.