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1948-49 Fort Wayne Pistons Transactions

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Record: 22-38, Finished 5th in BAA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Carl Bennett (0-6), Curly Armstrong (22-32)

PTS/G: 74.3 (12th of 12) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 77.5 (3rd of 12)
SRS: -2.84 (9th of 12)
Expected W-L: 21-39 (9th of 12)

Arena: North Side High School Gym ▪ Attendance: NA

Transactions listed are from July 1, 1948 to June 30, 1949.
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December 1, 1948

Purchased Roy Pugh from the Philadelphia Warriors.

December 19, 1948

Traded Ralph Hamilton, Walt Kirk and Blackie Towery to the Indianapolis Jets for Bruce Hale and John Mahnken.

January 30, 1949

Sold Bob Kinney to the Boston Celtics.

February 3, 1949

Traded Leo Mogus and cash to the Indianapolis Jets for Charlie Black.

March 21, 1949

Drafted Bob Harris in the 1st round (3rd pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted John Oldham in the 2nd round (15th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Fred Schaus in the 3rd round (27th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Jerry Nagel in the 4th round (39th pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.

Drafted Dal Zuber in the 5th round (51st pick) of the 1949 BAA Draft.