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1952-53 Rochester Royals Roster and Stats

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Record: 44-26, Finished 2nd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Les Harrison (44-26)

PTS/G: 86.3 (2nd of 10) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 83.5 (7th of 10)
SRS: 2.62 (4th of 10) ▪ Pace: 94.1 (4th of 10)
Off Rtg: 89.8 (5th of 10) ▪ Def Rtg: 86.9 (5th of 10)
Expected W-L: 43-27 (4th of 10)

Arena: Edgerton Park Arena ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1953 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Semifinals (2-1) versus Fort Wayne Pistons  (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
18 Cal Christensen SF 6-5 210 July 8, 1927 2 University of Toledo
10 Jack Coleman PF 6-7 195 May 23, 1924 3 University of Louisville
11 Bob Davies PG 6-1 175 January 15, 1920 4 Seton Hall University
20 Alex Hannum PF 6-7 210 July 19, 1923 3 University of Southern California
16 Red Holzman PG 5-10 175 August 10, 1920 4 City College of New York
12 Arnie Johnson SF 6-5 236 May 16, 1920 4 Bemidji State University
03 Jack McMahon PG 6-1 185 December 3, 1928 R St. John's University
14 Arnie Risen C 6-9 200 October 9, 1924 4 Ohio State University
15 Odie Spears SF 6-5 205 June 26, 1925 3 Western Kentucky University
09 Bobby Wanzer SG 6-0 170 June 4, 1921 4 Seton Hall University

Team and Opponent Stats

G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
Team 70 2019 5432 .372 2019 5432 .372 2005 2747 .730 3625 1520 2210 6043 86.3
Lg Rank 5 5 4 2 2 4 5 3 1 3 2
Opponent 70 5847 83.5
Lg Rank 7 7

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 43 27 2.80 -0.18 2.62 89.8 86.9 94.1 .506 .372 .369 Edgerton Park Arena
Lg Rank 4 4 4 6 4 5 5 4 2 4 2

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 Jack Coleman 28 70 2625 314 748 .420 314 748 .420 135 208 .649 774 231 245 763
2 Bobby Wanzer 31 70 2577 318 866 .367 318 866 .367 384 473 .812 351 252 206 1020
3 Arnie Risen 28 68 2288 295 802 .368 295 802 .368 294 429 .685 745 135 274 884
4 Bob Davies 33 66 2216 339 880 .385 339 880 .385 351 466 .753 195 280 261 1029
5 Arnie Johnson 32 70 1984 140 369 .379 140 369 .379 303 405 .748 419 153 282 583
6 Jack McMahon 24 70 1665 176 534 .330 176 534 .330 155 236 .657 183 186 253 507
7 Odie Spears 27 62 1414 198 494 .401 198 494 .401 199 243 .819 251 113 227 595
8 Alex Hannum 29 68 1288 129 360 .358 129 360 .358 88 133 .662 279 81 258 346
9 Cal Christensen 25 59 777 72 230 .313 72 230 .313 68 114 .596 199 54 148 212
10 Red Holzman 32 46 392 38 149 .255 38 149 .255 27 38 .711 40 35 56 103

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 Jack Coleman 28 70 37.5 4.5 10.7 .420 4.5 10.7 .420 1.9 3.0 .649 11.1 3.3 3.5 10.9
2 Bobby Wanzer 31 70 36.8 4.5 12.4 .367 4.5 12.4 .367 5.5 6.8 .812 5.0 3.6 2.9 14.6
3 Arnie Risen 28 68 33.6 4.3 11.8 .368 4.3 11.8 .368 4.3 6.3 .685 11.0 2.0 4.0 13.0
4 Bob Davies 33 66 33.6 5.1 13.3 .385 5.1 13.3 .385 5.3 7.1 .753 3.0 4.2 4.0 15.6
5 Arnie Johnson 32 70 28.3 2.0 5.3 .379 2.0 5.3 .379 4.3 5.8 .748 6.0 2.2 4.0 8.3
6 Jack McMahon 24 70 23.8 2.5 7.6 .330 2.5 7.6 .330 2.2 3.4 .657 2.6 2.7 3.6 7.2
7 Odie Spears 27 62 22.8 3.2 8.0 .401 3.2 8.0 .401 3.2 3.9 .819 4.0 1.8 3.7 9.6
8 Alex Hannum 29 68 18.9 1.9 5.3 .358 1.9 5.3 .358 1.3 2.0 .662 4.1 1.2 3.8 5.1
9 Cal Christensen 25 59 13.2 1.2 3.9 .313 1.2 3.9 .313 1.2 1.9 .596 3.4 0.9 2.5 3.6
10 Red Holzman 32 46 8.5 0.8 3.2 .255 0.8 3.2 .255 0.6 0.8 .711 0.9 0.8 1.2 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 Jack Coleman 28 70 2625 4.3 10.3 .420 4.3 10.3 .420 1.9 2.9 .649 10.6 3.2 3.4 10.5
2 Bobby Wanzer 31 70 2577 4.4 12.1 .367 4.4 12.1 .367 5.4 6.6 .812 4.9 3.5 2.9 14.2
3 Arnie Risen 28 68 2288 4.6 12.6 .368 4.6 12.6 .368 4.6 6.8 .685 11.7 2.1 4.3 13.9
4 Bob Davies 33 66 2216 5.5 14.3 .385 5.5 14.3 .385 5.7 7.6 .753 3.2 4.5 4.2 16.7
5 Arnie Johnson 32 70 1984 2.5 6.7 .379 2.5 6.7 .379 5.5 7.3 .748 7.6 2.8 5.1 10.6
6 Jack McMahon 24 70 1665 3.8 11.5 .330 3.8 11.5 .330 3.4 5.1 .657 4.0 4.0 5.5 11.0
7 Odie Spears 27 62 1414 5.0 12.6 .401 5.0 12.6 .401 5.1 6.2 .819 6.4 2.9 5.8 15.1
8 Alex Hannum 29 68 1288 3.6 10.1 .358 3.6 10.1 .358 2.5 3.7 .662 7.8 2.3 7.2 9.7
9 Cal Christensen 25 59 777 3.3 10.7 .313 3.3 10.7 .313 3.2 5.3 .596 9.2 2.5 6.9 9.8
10 Red Holzman 32 46 392 3.5 13.7 .255 3.5 13.7 .255 2.5 3.5 .711 3.7 3.2 5.1 9.5

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 Jack Coleman 28 70 2625 17.2 .454 .420 .278 2.8 3.9 6.7 .122
2 Bobby Wanzer 31 70 2577 17.2 .475 .367 .546 5.2 2.7 7.9 .147
3 Arnie Risen 28 68 2288 18.2 .446 .368 .535 2.4 3.4 5.8 .122
4 Bob Davies 33 66 2216 18.1 .474 .385 .530 5.2 2.2 7.4 .161
5 Arnie Johnson 32 70 1984 15.6 .533 .379 1.098 5.1 2.4 7.5 .182
6 Jack McMahon 24 70 1665 10.0 .397 .330 .442 -0.4 1.7 1.3 .037
7 Odie Spears 27 62 1414 17.2 .495 .401 .492 3.7 1.6 5.2 .177
8 Alex Hannum 29 68 1288 9.6 .413 .358 .369 0.1 1.5 1.6 .059
9 Cal Christensen 25 59 777 9.8 .378 .313 .496 -0.6 1.0 0.4 .024
10 Red Holzman 32 46 392 4.1 .311 .255 .255 -1.2 0.4 -0.8 -0.102

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 Bobby Wanzer 31 3 116 14 37 .378 14 37 .378 23 27 .852 21 9 13 51
2 Jack Coleman 28 3 110 7 24 .292 7 24 .292 8 10 .800 40 7 13 22
3 Arnie Risen 28 3 109 11 38 .289 11 38 .289 17 24 .708 35 2 16 39
4 Bob Davies 33 3 91 6 29 .207 6 29 .207 14 20 .700 4 14 11 26
5 Arnie Johnson 32 3 87 4 14 .286 4 14 .286 16 21 .762 18 6 15 24
6 Jack McMahon 24 3 66 8 20 .400 8 20 .400 10 14 .714 5 6 14 26
7 Odie Spears 27 3 62 8 19 .421 8 19 .421 4 5 .800 12 0 12 20
8 Alex Hannum 29 3 52 4 10 .400 4 10 .400 3 8 .375 4 2 16 11
9 Red Holzman 32 2 14 1 5 .200 1 5 .200 1 4 .250 1 1 4 3
10 Cal Christensen 25 2 13 0 3 .000 0 3 .000 3 4 .750 4 1 5 3

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 Bobby Wanzer 31 3 38.7 4.7 12.3 .378 4.7 12.3 .378 7.7 9.0 .852 7.0 3.0 4.3 17.0
2 Jack Coleman 28 3 36.7 2.3 8.0 .292 2.3 8.0 .292 2.7 3.3 .800 13.3 2.3 4.3 7.3
3 Arnie Risen 28 3 36.3 3.7 12.7 .289 3.7 12.7 .289 5.7 8.0 .708 11.7 0.7 5.3 13.0
4 Bob Davies 33 3 30.3 2.0 9.7 .207 2.0 9.7 .207 4.7 6.7 .700 1.3 4.7 3.7 8.7
5 Arnie Johnson 32 3 29.0 1.3 4.7 .286 1.3 4.7 .286 5.3 7.0 .762 6.0 2.0 5.0 8.0
6 Jack McMahon 24 3 22.0 2.7 6.7 .400 2.7 6.7 .400 3.3 4.7 .714 1.7 2.0 4.7 8.7
7 Odie Spears 27 3 20.7 2.7 6.3 .421 2.7 6.3 .421 1.3 1.7 .800 4.0 0.0 4.0 6.7
8 Alex Hannum 29 3 17.3 1.3 3.3 .400 1.3 3.3 .400 1.0 2.7 .375 1.3 0.7 5.3 3.7
9 Red Holzman 32 2 7.0 0.5 2.5 .200 0.5 2.5 .200 0.5 2.0 .250 0.5 0.5 2.0 1.5
10 Cal Christensen 25 2 6.5 0.0 1.5 .000 0.0 1.5 .000 1.5 2.0 .750 2.0 0.5 2.5 1.5

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 Bobby Wanzer 31 3 116 4.3 11.5 .378 4.3 11.5 .378 7.1 8.4 .852 6.5 2.8 4.0 15.8
2 Jack Coleman 28 3 110 2.3 7.9 .292 2.3 7.9 .292 2.6 3.3 .800 13.1 2.3 4.3 7.2
3 Arnie Risen 28 3 109 3.6 12.6 .289 3.6 12.6 .289 5.6 7.9 .708 11.6 0.7 5.3 12.9
4 Bob Davies 33 3 91 2.4 11.5 .207 2.4 11.5 .207 5.5 7.9 .700 1.6 5.5 4.4 10.3
5 Arnie Johnson 32 3 87 1.7 5.8 .286 1.7 5.8 .286 6.6 8.7 .762 7.4 2.5 6.2 9.9
6 Jack McMahon 24 3 66 4.4 10.9 .400 4.4 10.9 .400 5.5 7.6 .714 2.7 3.3 7.6 14.2
7 Odie Spears 27 3 62 4.6 11.0 .421 4.6 11.0 .421 2.3 2.9 .800 7.0 0.0 7.0 11.6
8 Alex Hannum 29 3 52 2.8 6.9 .400 2.8 6.9 .400 2.1 5.5 .375 2.8 1.4 11.1 7.6
9 Red Holzman 32 2 14 2.6 12.9 .200 2.6 12.9 .200 2.6 10.3 .250 2.6 2.6 10.3 7.7
10 Cal Christensen 25 2 13 0.0 8.3 .000 0.0 8.3 .000 8.3 11.1 .750 11.1 2.8 13.8 8.3

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 Bobby Wanzer 31 3 116 23.0 .522 .378 .730 24.5 0.4 0.2 0.6 .266
2 Jack Coleman 28 3 110 15.4 .387 .292 .417 17.0 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .106
3 Arnie Risen 28 3 109 15.0 .402 .289 .632 5.5 -0.1 0.3 0.2 .068
4 Bob Davies 33 3 91 9.0 .344 .207 .690 41.4 -0.2 0.2 0.0 -0.022
5 Arnie Johnson 32 3 87 15.4 .516 .286 1.500 17.6 0.2 0.2 0.4 .209
6 Jack McMahon 24 3 66 14.9 .497 .400 .700 28.7 0.2 0.1 0.3 .197
7 Odie Spears 27 3 62 11.3 .472 .421 .263 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.2 .127
8 Alex Hannum 29 3 52 0.8 .407 .400 .800 10.7 0.0 0.1 0.0 .039
9 Red Holzman 32 2 14 -9.0 .222 .200 .800 19.5 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.316
10 Cal Christensen 25 2 13 4.3 .315 .000 1.333 17.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 -0.015