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1946-47 Boston Celtics Roster and Stats

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Record: 22-38, Finished 5th in BAA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John Russell (22-38)

PTS/G: 60.1 (11th of 11) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 65.0 (4th of 11)
SRS: -4.45 (10th of 11)
Expected W-L: 15-45 (10th of 11)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: NA

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 20 points  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
5 Moe Becker G-F 6-1 185 February 24, 1917 R Duquesne University
8-16 Al Brightman F 6-2 195 September 22, 1923 R University of Charleston
11 Chuck Connors F-C 6-5 190 April 10, 1921 R Seton Hall University
15 Hal Crisler F 6-3 215 December 31, 1923 R Iowa State University
17 Bob Duffy F 6-4 175 July 5, 1922 R Tulane University
14 Don Eliason F 6-2 210 July 24, 1918 R Hamline University
7 Warren Fenley F 6-3 190 February 8, 1922 R Manhattan College
15 Jack Garfinkel G 6-0 190 June 13, 1918 R St. John's University
4 Wyndol Gray G-F 6-1 175 March 20, 1922 R Harvard University
3 Mel Hirsch G 5-6 165 July 31, 1921 R Brooklyn College
3 Charlie Hoefer G 5-9 158 July 12, 1917 R Queens College
5 Tony Kappen G 5-10 165 April 13, 1919 R
14-24 Jerry Kelly F 6-2 172 June 14, 1918 R Marshall University
9 Harold Kottman C 6-8 220 August 22, 1922 R Culver-Stockton College
5 Dick Murphy G 6-1 175 March 10, 1921 R Manhattan College
10 Connie Simmons C-F 6-8 222 March 15, 1925 R
6 Johnny Simmons G 6-1 184 July 7, 1924 R New York University
12 Art Spector F 6-4 200 October 17, 1920 R Villanova University
17 Virgil Vaughn F-C 6-4 205 May 15, 1918 R Western Kentucky University
13 Red Wallace G 6-1 185 July 12, 1918 R University of Scranton

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 60 1397 5133 .272 1397 5133 .272 811 1375 .590 470 1202 3605
Team/G 23.3 85.6 .272 23.3 85.6 .272 13.5 22.9 .590 7.8 20.0 60.1
Lg Rank 10 10 8 10 10 8 11 11 11 4 3 11
Opponent 60 3898
Opponent/G 65.0
Lg Rank 3

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 15 45 -4.88 0.44 -4.45 .268 .272 .158 Boston Garden
Lg Rank 10 10 10 2 10 6 8 8

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Red Wallace 28 24 55 224 .246 55 224 .246 21 48 .438 20 42 131
2 Wyndol Gray 24 55 139 476 .292 139 476 .292 72 124 .581 47 105 350
3 Jack Garfinkel 28 40 81 304 .266 81 304 .266 17 28 .607 58 62 179
4 Warren Fenley 24 33 31 138 .225 31 138 .225 23 45 .511 16 59 85
5 Don Eliason 28 1 0 1 .000 0 1 .000 0 0 0 1 0
6 Bob Duffy 24 6 2 7 .286 2 7 .286 4 4 1.000 0 4 8
7 Hal Crisler 23 4 2 6 .333 2 6 .333 2 2 1.000 0 6 6
8 Chuck Connors 25 49 94 380 .247 94 380 .247 39 84 .464 40 129 227
9 Al Brightman 23 58 223 870 .256 223 870 .256 121 193 .627 60 115 567
10 Mel Hirsch 25 13 9 45 .200 9 45 .200 1 2 .500 10 18 19
11 Charlie Hoefer 29 35 76 316 .241 76 316 .241 59 93 .634 24 81 211
12 Virgil Vaughn 28 17 15 78 .192 15 78 .192 15 28 .536 10 18 45
13 Art Spector 26 55 123 460 .267 123 460 .267 83 150 .553 46 130 329
14 Connie Simmons 21 60 246 768 .320 246 768 .320 128 189 .677 62 130 620
15 Johnny Simmons 22 60 120 429 .280 120 429 .280 78 127 .614 29 78 318
16 Dick Murphy 25 7 1 17 .059 1 17 .059 0 4 .000 3 6 2
17 Harold Kottman 24 53 59 188 .314 59 188 .314 47 101 .465 17 58 165
18 Jerry Kelly 28 43 91 313 .291 91 313 .291 74 111 .667 21 128 256
19 Tony Kappen 27 18 25 91 .275 25 91 .275 24 38 .632 6 17 74
20 Moe Becker 29 6 5 22 .227 5 22 .227 3 4 .750 1 15 13

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Red Wallace 28 24 2.3 9.3 .246 2.3 9.3 .246 0.9 2.0 .438 0.8 1.8 5.5
2 Wyndol Gray 24 55 2.5 8.7 .292 2.5 8.7 .292 1.3 2.3 .581 0.9 1.9 6.4
3 Jack Garfinkel 28 40 2.0 7.6 .266 2.0 7.6 .266 0.4 0.7 .607 1.5 1.6 4.5
4 Warren Fenley 24 33 0.9 4.2 .225 0.9 4.2 .225 0.7 1.4 .511 0.5 1.8 2.6
5 Don Eliason 28 1 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 1.0 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0 0.0
6 Bob Duffy 24 6 0.3 1.2 .286 0.3 1.2 .286 0.7 0.7 1.000 0.0 0.7 1.3
7 Hal Crisler 23 4 0.5 1.5 .333 0.5 1.5 .333 0.5 0.5 1.000 0.0 1.5 1.5
8 Chuck Connors 25 49 1.9 7.8 .247 1.9 7.8 .247 0.8 1.7 .464 0.8 2.6 4.6
9 Al Brightman 23 58 3.8 15.0 .256 3.8 15.0 .256 2.1 3.3 .627 1.0 2.0 9.8
10 Mel Hirsch 25 13 0.7 3.5 .200 0.7 3.5 .200 0.1 0.2 .500 0.8 1.4 1.5
11 Charlie Hoefer 29 35 2.2 9.0 .241 2.2 9.0 .241 1.7 2.7 .634 0.7 2.3 6.0
12 Virgil Vaughn 28 17 0.9 4.6 .192 0.9 4.6 .192 0.9 1.6 .536 0.6 1.1 2.6
13 Art Spector 26 55 2.2 8.4 .267 2.2 8.4 .267 1.5 2.7 .553 0.8 2.4 6.0
14 Connie Simmons 21 60 4.1 12.8 .320 4.1 12.8 .320 2.1 3.2 .677 1.0 2.2 10.3
15 Johnny Simmons 22 60 2.0 7.2 .280 2.0 7.2 .280 1.3 2.1 .614 0.5 1.3 5.3
16 Dick Murphy 25 7 0.1 2.4 .059 0.1 2.4 .059 0.0 0.6 .000 0.4 0.9 0.3
17 Harold Kottman 24 53 1.1 3.5 .314 1.1 3.5 .314 0.9 1.9 .465 0.3 1.1 3.1
18 Jerry Kelly 28 43 2.1 7.3 .291 2.1 7.3 .291 1.7 2.6 .667 0.5 3.0 6.0
19 Tony Kappen 27 18 1.4 5.1 .275 1.4 5.1 .275 1.3 2.1 .632 0.3 0.9 4.1
20 Moe Becker 29 6 0.8 3.7 .227 0.8 3.7 .227 0.5 0.7 .750 0.2 2.5 2.2

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Red Wallace 28 24 .246 .246 .438
2 Wyndol Gray 24 55 .292 .292 .581
3 Jack Garfinkel 28 40 .266 .266 .607
4 Warren Fenley 24 33 .225 .225 .511
5 Don Eliason 28 1 .000 .000
6 Bob Duffy 24 6 .286 .286 1.000
7 Hal Crisler 23 4 .333 .333 1.000
8 Chuck Connors 25 49 .247 .247 .464
9 Al Brightman 23 58 .256 .256 .627
10 Mel Hirsch 25 13 .200 .200 .500
11 Charlie Hoefer 29 35 .241 .241 .634
12 Virgil Vaughn 28 17 .192 .192 .536
13 Art Spector 26 55 .267 .267 .553
14 Connie Simmons 21 60 .320 .320 .677
15 Johnny Simmons 22 60 .280 .280 .614
16 Dick Murphy 25 7 .059 .059 .000
17 Harold Kottman 24 53 .314 .314 .465
18 Jerry Kelly 28 43 .291 .291 .667
19 Tony Kappen 27 18 .275 .275 .632
20 Moe Becker 29 6 .227 .227 .750

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Red Wallace 28 24 .246 .246 .438
2 Wyndol Gray 24 55 .292 .292 .581
3 Jack Garfinkel 28 40 .266 .266 .607
4 Warren Fenley 24 33 .225 .225 .511
5 Don Eliason 28 1 .000 .000
6 Bob Duffy 24 6 .286 .286 1.000
7 Hal Crisler 23 4 .333 .333 1.000
8 Chuck Connors 25 49 .247 .247 .464
9 Al Brightman 23 58 .256 .256 .627
10 Mel Hirsch 25 13 .200 .200 .500
11 Charlie Hoefer 29 35 .241 .241 .634
12 Virgil Vaughn 28 17 .192 .192 .536
13 Art Spector 26 55 .267 .267 .553
14 Connie Simmons 21 60 .320 .320 .677
15 Johnny Simmons 22 60 .280 .280 .614
16 Dick Murphy 25 7 .059 .059 .000
17 Harold Kottman 24 53 .314 .314 .465
18 Jerry Kelly 28 43 .291 .291 .667
19 Tony Kappen 27 18 .275 .275 .632
20 Moe Becker 29 6 .227 .227 .750

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Red Wallace 28 24 .267 .246 .214 -0.8 0.3 -0.5
2 Wyndol Gray 24 55 .330 .292 .261 1.6 0.7 2.2
3 Jack Garfinkel 28 40 .283 .266 .092 -0.2 0.5 0.3
4 Warren Fenley 24 33 .269 .225 .326 -0.4 0.3 -0.1
5 Don Eliason 28 1 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
6 Bob Duffy 24 6 .457 .286 .571 0.1 0.0 0.1
7 Hal Crisler 23 4 .436 .333 .333 0.1 0.0 0.1
8 Chuck Connors 25 49 .272 .247 .221 -1.1 0.7 -0.4
9 Al Brightman 23 58 .297 .256 .222 -0.5 0.9 0.4
10 Mel Hirsch 25 13 .207 .200 .044 -0.4 0.1 -0.2
11 Charlie Hoefer 29 35 .296 .241 .294 -0.2 0.5 0.3
12 Virgil Vaughn 28 17 .249 .192 .359 -0.4 0.1 -0.3
13 Art Spector 26 55 .313 .267 .326 0.7 0.7 1.4
14 Connie Simmons 21 60 .364 .320 .246 5.2 0.9 6.1
15 Johnny Simmons 22 60 .328 .280 .296 1.2 0.5 1.7
16 Dick Murphy 25 7 .053 .059 .235 -0.4 0.0 -0.4
17 Harold Kottman 24 53 .355 .314 .537 1.2 0.3 1.6
18 Jerry Kelly 28 43 .354 .291 .355 1.8 0.6 2.4
19 Tony Kappen 27 18 .343 .275 .418 0.4 0.1 0.5
20 Moe Becker 29 6 .274 .227 .182 -0.1 0.1 0.0