Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > 1959-60 Transactions

News: s-r blog:New Team Roster Features

1959-60 Detroit Pistons Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia  ▪  1958-59 Detroit Pistons ▪ 1960-61 Detroit Pistons

Record: 30-45, Finished 2nd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Rocha (13-21), Dick McGuire (17-24)

PTS/G: 111.6 (6th of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 115.0 (3rd of 8)
SRS: -3.45 (6th of 8) ▪ Pace: 123.1 (5th of 8)
Off Rtg: 89.8 (6th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 92.6 (6th of 8)
Expected W-L: 30-45 (6th of 8)

Arena: Detroit Olympia ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1960 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Semifinals (0-2) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1959 to June 30, 1960.
Click on the Team for team roster and stats.
Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.


Transactions

Date Type Transaction
November 10, 1959 Sale

Sold Barney Cable to the Syracuse Nationals.

December 28, 1959 Firing

Fired Red Rocha as Head Coach.

December 28, 1959 Hiring

Hired Dick McGuire as Head Coach.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Jackie Moreland in the 1st round (4th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Ron Johnson in the 2nd round (12th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Frank Case in the 3rd round (20th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Ken Remley in the 4th round (28th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Willie Jones in the 5th round (36th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Bill Lowry in the 6th round (44th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Doug Moe in the 7th round (52nd pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Mike Yugovich in the 8th round (59th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Martin Holland in the 9th round (66th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Mel Peterson in the 10th round (72nd pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Don Dobbert in the 11th round (77th pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 11, 1960 Draft

Drafted Lee Hopfenspirger in the 12th round (82nd pick) of the 1960 NBA Draft.

April 16, 1960 Sale

Purchased Don Ohl from the Philadelphia Warriors.

April 16, 1960 Trade

Traded Ed Conlin to the St. Louis Hawks for Bob Ferry.