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1950-51 Fort Wayne Pistons Roster and Stats

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Record: 32-36, Finished 3rd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Murray Mendenhall (32-36)

PTS/G: 84.1 (7th of 11) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 86.0 (9th of 11)
SRS: -1.81 (7th of 11) ▪ Pace: 102.4 (2nd of 11)
Off Rtg: 82.0 (10th of 11) ▪ Def Rtg: 83.8 (3rd of 11)
Expected W-L: 29-39 (7th of 11)

Arena: North Side High School Gym ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1951 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Semifinals (1-2) versus Rochester Royals  (Series Stats)

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
3 Curly Armstrong G-F 5-11 170 November 1, 1918 2 Indiana University
12 Art Burris SF 6-5 220 April 7, 1924 R University of Tennessee
10 Bob Carpenter F-C 6-5 200 November 6, 1917 1 East Texas State University
16 Larry Foust C 6-9 215 June 24, 1928 R La Salle University
14 John Hargis G-F 6-2 180 August 20, 1920 1 University of Texas at Austin
9 Bob Harris F-C 6-7 195 March 16, 1927 1 Oklahoma State University
5 Ralph Johnson PG 5-11 170 December 6, 1921 1 Huntington University
15 Jack Kerris PF 6-6 215 January 30, 1925 1 Loyola University of Chicago
6 Duane Klueh G 6-3 175 January 6, 1926 1 Indiana State University
10 Dick Mehen PF 6-5 195 May 20, 1922 1 University of Tennessee
9 Ken Murray SG 6-2 190 April 20, 1928 R St. Bonaventure University
4 John Oldham G 6-3 175 June 22, 1923 1 Western Kentucky University
17 Don Otten C 6-10 240 April 18, 1921 1 Bowling Green State University
9-17 Jim Riffey F 6-4 200 December 14, 1923 R Tulane University
8 Fred Schaus F 6-5 205 June 30, 1925 1 West Virginia University

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 68 2002 5927 .338 2002 5927 .338 1718 2387 .720 3725 1142 1961 5722
Team/G 29.4 87.2 .338 29.4 87.2 .338 25.3 35.1 .720 54.8 16.8 28.8 84.1
Lg Rank 6 2 9 6 2 9 4 4 9 1 10 9 4
Year/Year 6.6% 0.4% +0.019 6.6% 0.4% +0.019 5.1% 2.4% +0.019 -16.3% -5.0% 6.2%
Opponent 68 5849
Opponent/G 86.0
Lg Rank 9
Year/Year 10.4%

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 29 39 -1.87 0.07 -1.81 82.0 83.8 102.4 .403 .338 .290 North Side High School Gym
Lg Rank 7 8 7 6 7 10 3 2 6 9 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 Fred Schaus 25 68 312 918 .340 312 918 .340 404 484 .835 495 184 240 1028
2 Art Burris 26 33 28 113 .248 28 113 .248 21 36 .583 106 27 51 77
3 Bob Carpenter 33 21 27 124 .218 27 124 .218 47 58 .810 62 16 36 101
4 Larry Foust 22 68 327 944 .346 327 944 .346 261 396 .659 681 90 247 915
5 John Hargis 30 14 25 66 .379 25 66 .379 17 24 .708 30 9 25 67
6 Bob Harris 23 12 13 57 .228 13 57 .228 15 20 .750 44 8 19 41
7 Ralph Johnson 29 68 235 737 .319 235 737 .319 114 162 .704 275 183 247 584
8 Jack Kerris 26 68 255 689 .370 255 689 .370 201 295 .681 477 181 253 711
9 Duane Klueh 25 61 157 458 .343 157 458 .343 135 184 .734 183 82 143 449
10 Dick Mehen 28 43 118 310 .381 118 310 .381 43 57 .754 121 52 93 279
11 John Oldham 27 68 199 597 .333 199 597 .333 171 292 .586 242 127 242 569
12 Don Otten 29 49 122 337 .362 122 337 .362 167 206 .811 295 37 190 411
13 Jim Riffey 27 35 65 185 .351 65 185 .351 20 26 .769 61 16 54 150
14 Curly Armstrong 32 38 72 232 .310 72 232 .310 58 90 .644 89 77 97 202
15 Ken Murray 22 14 47 160 .294 44 57 .772 53 24 138

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 Fred Schaus 25 68 4.6 13.5 .340 4.6 13.5 .340 5.9 7.1 .835 7.3 2.7 3.5 15.1
2 Art Burris 26 33 0.8 3.4 .248 0.8 3.4 .248 0.6 1.1 .583 3.2 0.8 1.5 2.3
3 Bob Carpenter 33 21 1.3 5.9 .218 1.3 5.9 .218 2.2 2.8 .810 3.0 0.8 1.7 4.8
4 Larry Foust 22 68 4.8 13.9 .346 4.8 13.9 .346 3.8 5.8 .659 10.0 1.3 3.6 13.5
5 John Hargis 30 14 1.8 4.7 .379 1.8 4.7 .379 1.2 1.7 .708 2.1 0.6 1.8 4.8
6 Bob Harris 23 12 1.1 4.8 .228 1.1 4.8 .228 1.3 1.7 .750 3.7 0.7 1.6 3.4
7 Ralph Johnson 29 68 3.5 10.8 .319 3.5 10.8 .319 1.7 2.4 .704 4.0 2.7 3.6 8.6
8 Jack Kerris 26 68 3.8 10.1 .370 3.8 10.1 .370 3.0 4.3 .681 7.0 2.7 3.7 10.5
9 Duane Klueh 25 61 2.6 7.5 .343 2.6 7.5 .343 2.2 3.0 .734 3.0 1.3 2.3 7.4
10 Dick Mehen 28 43 2.7 7.2 .381 2.7 7.2 .381 1.0 1.3 .754 2.8 1.2 2.2 6.5
11 John Oldham 27 68 2.9 8.8 .333 2.9 8.8 .333 2.5 4.3 .586 3.6 1.9 3.6 8.4
12 Don Otten 29 49 2.5 6.9 .362 2.5 6.9 .362 3.4 4.2 .811 6.0 0.8 3.9 8.4
13 Jim Riffey 27 35 1.9 5.3 .351 1.9 5.3 .351 0.6 0.7 .769 1.7 0.5 1.5 4.3
14 Curly Armstrong 32 38 1.9 6.1 .310 1.9 6.1 .310 1.5 2.4 .644 2.3 2.0 2.6 5.3
15 Ken Murray 22 14 3.4 11.4 .294 3.1 4.1 .772 3.8 1.7 9.9

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 Fred Schaus 25 68 .340 .340 .835
2 Art Burris 26 33 .248 .248 .583
3 Bob Carpenter 33 21 .218 .218 .810
4 Larry Foust 22 68 .346 .346 .659
5 John Hargis 30 14 .379 .379 .708
6 Bob Harris 23 12 .228 .228 .750
7 Ralph Johnson 29 68 .319 .319 .704
8 Jack Kerris 26 68 .370 .370 .681
9 Duane Klueh 25 61 .343 .343 .734
10 Dick Mehen 28 43 .381 .381 .754
11 John Oldham 27 68 .333 .333 .586
12 Don Otten 29 49 .362 .362 .811
13 Jim Riffey 27 35 .351 .351 .769
14 Curly Armstrong 32 38 .310 .310 .644
15 Ken Murray 22 14 .294 .772

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 Fred Schaus 25 68 .340 .340 .835
2 Art Burris 26 33 .248 .248 .583
3 Bob Carpenter 33 21 .218 .218 .810
4 Larry Foust 22 68 .346 .346 .659
5 John Hargis 30 14 .379 .379 .708
6 Bob Harris 23 12 .228 .228 .750
7 Ralph Johnson 29 68 .319 .319 .704
8 Jack Kerris 26 68 .370 .370 .681
9 Duane Klueh 25 61 .343 .343 .734
10 Dick Mehen 28 43 .381 .381 .754
11 John Oldham 27 68 .333 .333 .586
12 Don Otten 29 49 .362 .362 .811
13 Jim Riffey 27 35 .351 .351 .769
14 Curly Armstrong 32 38 .310 .310 .644
15 Ken Murray 22 14 .294 .772

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 Fred Schaus 25 68 .454 .340 .527 5.1 3.4 8.5
2 Art Burris 26 33 .299 .248 .319 -0.9 0.6 -0.3
3 Bob Carpenter 33 21 .338 .218 .468 -0.6 0.4 -0.2
4 Larry Foust 22 68 .409 .346 .419 0.9 3.6 4.5
5 John Hargis 30 14 .438 .379 .364 0.2 0.2 0.4
6 Bob Harris 23 12 .312 .228 .351 -0.4 0.2 -0.2
7 Ralph Johnson 29 68 .361 .319 .220 -1.7 2.5 0.8
8 Jack Kerris 26 68 .434 .370 .428 2.6 3.1 5.7
9 Duane Klueh 25 61 .417 .343 .402 0.9 1.4 2.3
10 Dick Mehen 28 43 .416 .381 .184 0.5 0.9 1.4
11 John Oldham 27 68 .392 .333 .489 0.0 2.0 2.0
12 Don Otten 29 49 .481 .362 .611 2.6 1.5 4.1
13 Jim Riffey 27 35 .382 .351 .141 -0.3 0.5 0.2
14 Curly Armstrong 32 38 .372 .310 .388 -0.3 0.9 0.6
15 Ken Murray 22 14 .373 .294

Playoffs 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 Fred Schaus 25 3 17 44 .386 17 44 .386 9 11 .818 16 10 10 43
2 Larry Foust 22 3 14 45 .311 14 45 .311 8 10 .800 37 5 5 36
3 Ralph Johnson 29 3 12 32 .375 12 32 .375 1 2 .500 7 7 17 25
4 Jack Kerris 26 3 9 26 .346 9 26 .346 5 10 .500 20 10 15 23
5 Duane Klueh 25 2 1 6 .167 1 6 .167 0 0 3 3 3 2
6 Dick Mehen 28 3 12 29 .414 12 29 .414 2 4 .500 14 3 9 26
7 Ken Murray 22 3 11 48 .229 11 48 .229 4 5 .800 14 10 7 26
8 John Oldham 27 3 6 16 .375 6 16 .375 5 10 .500 5 5 13 17
9 Don Otten 29 3 8 26 .308 8 26 .308 13 16 .813 19 8 15 29
10 Curly Armstrong 32 3 7 19 .368 7 19 .368 1 1 1.000 7 5 8 15

Playoffs 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 Fred Schaus 25 3 5.7 14.7 .386 5.7 14.7 .386 3.0 3.7 .818 5.3 3.3 3.3 14.3
2 Larry Foust 22 3 4.7 15.0 .311 4.7 15.0 .311 2.7 3.3 .800 12.3 1.7 1.7 12.0
3 Ralph Johnson 29 3 4.0 10.7 .375 4.0 10.7 .375 0.3 0.7 .500 2.3 2.3 5.7 8.3
4 Jack Kerris 26 3 3.0 8.7 .346 3.0 8.7 .346 1.7 3.3 .500 6.7 3.3 5.0 7.7
5 Duane Klueh 25 2 0.5 3.0 .167 0.5 3.0 .167 0.0 0.0 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.0
6 Dick Mehen 28 3 4.0 9.7 .414 4.0 9.7 .414 0.7 1.3 .500 4.7 1.0 3.0 8.7
7 Ken Murray 22 3 3.7 16.0 .229 3.7 16.0 .229 1.3 1.7 .800 4.7 3.3 2.3 8.7
8 John Oldham 27 3 2.0 5.3 .375 2.0 5.3 .375 1.7 3.3 .500 1.7 1.7 4.3 5.7
9 Don Otten 29 3 2.7 8.7 .308 2.7 8.7 .308 4.3 5.3 .813 6.3 2.7 5.0 9.7
10 Curly Armstrong 32 3 2.3 6.3 .368 2.3 6.3 .368 0.3 0.3 1.000 2.3 1.7 2.7 5.0

Playoffs 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 Fred Schaus 25 3 .386 .386 .818
2 Larry Foust 22 3 .311 .311 .800
3 Ralph Johnson 29 3 .375 .375 .500
4 Jack Kerris 26 3 .346 .346 .500
5 Duane Klueh 25 2 .167 .167
6 Dick Mehen 28 3 .414 .414 .500
7 Ken Murray 22 3 .229 .229 .800
8 John Oldham 27 3 .375 .375 .500
9 Don Otten 29 3 .308 .308 .813
10 Curly Armstrong 32 3 .368 .368 1.000

Playoffs 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 Fred Schaus 25 3 .386 .386 .818
2 Larry Foust 22 3 .311 .311 .800
3 Ralph Johnson 29 3 .375 .375 .500
4 Jack Kerris 26 3 .346 .346 .500
5 Duane Klueh 25 2 .167 .167
6 Dick Mehen 28 3 .414 .414 .500
7 Ken Murray 22 3 .229 .229 .800
8 John Oldham 27 3 .375 .375 .500
9 Don Otten 29 3 .308 .308 .813
10 Curly Armstrong 32 3 .368 .368 1.000

Playoffs 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 Fred Schaus 25 3 .440 .386 .250 0.1 0.1 0.2
2 Larry Foust 22 3 .364 .311 .222 -0.2 0.2 0.0
3 Ralph Johnson 29 3 .380 .375 .063 -0.1 0.1 0.0
4 Jack Kerris 26 3 .378 .346 .385 -0.1 0.1 0.1
5 Duane Klueh 25 2 .167 .167 .000 -0.1 0.0 -0.1
6 Dick Mehen 28 3 .423 .414 .138 0.0 0.1 0.1
7 Ken Murray 22 3 .259 .229 .104 -0.5 0.1 -0.4
8 John Oldham 27 3 .417 .375 .625 0.0 0.0 0.1
9 Don Otten 29 3 .439 .308 .615 0.1 0.1 0.2
10 Curly Armstrong 32 3 .386 .368 .053 0.0 0.1 0.0