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1955-56 St. Louis Hawks Roster and Stats

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Record: 33-39, Finished 3rd in NBA Western Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Holzman (33-39)

PTS/G: 96.6 (6th of 8) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 98.0 (3rd of 8)
SRS: -1.42 (7th of 8) ▪ Pace: 109.4 (3rd of 8)
Off Rtg: 87.6 (7th of 8) ▪ Def Rtg: 88.9 (3rd of 8)
Expected W-L: 32-40 (7th of 8)

Arena: Kiel Auditorium ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1956 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Division Finals (2-3) versus Fort Wayne Pistons  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Division Semifinals (1-2) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)
Lost NBA Western Division Second Place Tiebreaker (0-1) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)

Game Results

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Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
12 Jack Coleman PF 6-7 195 May 23, 1924 6 University of Louisville
11 Chuck Cooper F 6-5 210 September 29, 1926 5 Duquesne University
22 Al Ferrari SF 6-4 190 July 6, 1933 R Michigan State University
6 Alex Hannum PF 6-7 210 July 19, 1923 6 University of Southern California
24 Chris Harris SG 6-3 190 August 11, 1933 R University of Dayton
7 Bob Harrison PG 6-1 190 August 12, 1927 6 University of Michigan
24 Jack McMahon PG 6-1 185 December 3, 1928 3 St. John's University
11-27 Med Park SF 6-2 205 April 11, 1933 R University of Missouri
9 Bob Pettit C 6-9 205 December 12, 1932 1 Louisiana State University
12 Dick Ricketts PF 6-7 215 December 4, 1933 R Duquesne University
27 Bob Schafer SG 6-3 195 R Villanova University
28 Frank Selvy SG 6-3 180 November 9, 1932 1 Furman University
5 Chuck Share C 6-11 235 March 14, 1927 4 Bowling Green State University
15 Jack Stephens SG 6-3 185 May 18, 1933 R University of Notre Dame

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 72 2506 6628 .378 2506 6628 .378 1941 2761 .703 4493 1748 1971 6953
Team/G 34.8 92.1 .378 34.8 92.1 .378 27.0 38.3 .703 62.4 24.3 27.4 96.6
Lg Rank 6 4 6 6 4 6 7 4 7 3 4 6 6
Year/Year 14.6% 9.7% +0.016 14.6% 9.7% +0.016 1.3% 3.3% -0.014 16.6% 13.2% 3.5% 10.5%
Opponent 72 7059
Opponent/G 98.0
Lg Rank 3
Year/Year 8.4%

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 32 40 -1.47 0.05 -1.42 87.6 88.9 109.4 .417 .378 .293 Kiel Auditorium
Lg Rank 7 7 7 5 7 7 3 3 4 6 7

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 Bob Pettit 23 72 2794 646 1507 .429 646 1507 .429 557 757 .736 1164 189 202 1849
2 Jack Stephens 22 72 2219 248 643 .386 248 643 .386 247 357 .692 377 207 144 743
3 Bob Harrison 28 72 2219 260 725 .359 260 725 .359 97 146 .664 195 277 246 617
4 Chuck Share 28 72 1975 315 733 .430 315 733 .430 346 498 .695 774 131 318 976
5 Al Ferrari 22 68 1611 191 534 .358 191 534 .358 164 236 .695 186 163 192 546
6 Alex Hannum 32 71 1480 146 453 .322 146 453 .322 93 154 .604 344 157 271 385
7 Jack Coleman 31 41 1369 195 473 .412 195 473 .412 88 124 .710 344 147 121 478
8 Jack McMahon 27 36 857 102 308 .331 102 308 .331 55 95 .579 95 107 85 259
9 Dick Ricketts 22 29 777 94 301 .312 94 301 .312 55 78 .705 196 82 115 243
10 Chuck Cooper 29 35 574 58 172 .337 58 172 .337 62 84 .738 138 61 71 178
11 Bob Schafer 42 496 69 235 .294 69 235 .294 55 69 .797 58 44 61 193
12 Frank Selvy 23 17 444 67 183 .366 67 183 .366 53 71 .746 54 35 38 187
13 Med Park 22 40 424 53 152 .349 53 152 .349 44 70 .629 94 40 64 150
14 Chris Harris 22 15 168 15 60 .250 15 60 .250 11 18 .611 18 18 17 41

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 Bob Pettit 23 72 38.8 9.0 20.9 .429 9.0 20.9 .429 7.7 10.5 .736 16.2 2.6 2.8 25.7
2 Jack Coleman 31 41 33.4 4.8 11.5 .412 4.8 11.5 .412 2.1 3.0 .710 8.4 3.6 3.0 11.7
3 Bob Harrison 28 72 30.8 3.6 10.1 .359 3.6 10.1 .359 1.3 2.0 .664 2.7 3.8 3.4 8.6
4 Jack Stephens 22 72 30.8 3.4 8.9 .386 3.4 8.9 .386 3.4 5.0 .692 5.2 2.9 2.0 10.3
5 Chuck Share 28 72 27.4 4.4 10.2 .430 4.4 10.2 .430 4.8 6.9 .695 10.8 1.8 4.4 13.6
6 Dick Ricketts 22 29 26.8 3.2 10.4 .312 3.2 10.4 .312 1.9 2.7 .705 6.8 2.8 4.0 8.4
7 Frank Selvy 23 17 26.1 3.9 10.8 .366 3.9 10.8 .366 3.1 4.2 .746 3.2 2.1 2.2 11.0
8 Jack McMahon 27 36 23.8 2.8 8.6 .331 2.8 8.6 .331 1.5 2.6 .579 2.6 3.0 2.4 7.2
9 Al Ferrari 22 68 23.7 2.8 7.9 .358 2.8 7.9 .358 2.4 3.5 .695 2.7 2.4 2.8 8.0
10 Alex Hannum 32 71 20.8 2.1 6.4 .322 2.1 6.4 .322 1.3 2.2 .604 4.8 2.2 3.8 5.4
11 Chuck Cooper 29 35 16.4 1.7 4.9 .337 1.7 4.9 .337 1.8 2.4 .738 3.9 1.7 2.0 5.1
12 Bob Schafer 42 11.8 1.6 5.6 .294 1.6 5.6 .294 1.3 1.6 .797 1.4 1.0 1.5 4.6
13 Chris Harris 22 15 11.2 1.0 4.0 .250 1.0 4.0 .250 0.7 1.2 .611 1.2 1.2 1.1 2.7
14 Med Park 22 40 10.6 1.3 3.8 .349 1.3 3.8 .349 1.1 1.8 .629 2.4 1.0 1.6 3.8

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 Bob Pettit 23 72 2794 8.3 19.4 .429 8.3 19.4 .429 7.2 9.8 .736 15.0 2.4 2.6 23.8
2 Jack Stephens 22 72 2219 4.0 10.4 .386 4.0 10.4 .386 4.0 5.8 .692 6.1 3.4 2.3 12.1
3 Bob Harrison 28 72 2219 4.2 11.8 .359 4.2 11.8 .359 1.6 2.4 .664 3.2 4.5 4.0 10.0
4 Chuck Share 28 72 1975 5.7 13.4 .430 5.7 13.4 .430 6.3 9.1 .695 14.1 2.4 5.8 17.8
5 Al Ferrari 22 68 1611 4.3 11.9 .358 4.3 11.9 .358 3.7 5.3 .695 4.2 3.6 4.3 12.2
6 Alex Hannum 32 71 1480 3.6 11.0 .322 3.6 11.0 .322 2.3 3.7 .604 8.4 3.8 6.6 9.4
7 Jack Coleman 31 41 1369 5.1 12.4 .412 5.1 12.4 .412 2.3 3.3 .710 9.0 3.9 3.2 12.6
8 Jack McMahon 27 36 857 4.3 12.9 .331 4.3 12.9 .331 2.3 4.0 .579 4.0 4.5 3.6 10.9
9 Dick Ricketts 22 29 777 4.4 13.9 .312 4.4 13.9 .312 2.5 3.6 .705 9.1 3.8 5.3 11.3
10 Chuck Cooper 29 35 574 3.6 10.8 .337 3.6 10.8 .337 3.9 5.3 .738 8.7 3.8 4.5 11.2
11 Bob Schafer 42 496 5.0 17.1 .294 5.0 17.1 .294 4.0 5.0 .797 4.2 3.2 4.4 14.0
12 Frank Selvy 23 17 444 5.4 14.8 .366 5.4 14.8 .366 4.3 5.8 .746 4.4 2.8 3.1 15.2
13 Med Park 22 40 424 4.5 12.9 .349 4.5 12.9 .349 3.7 5.9 .629 8.0 3.4 5.4 12.7
14 Chris Harris 22 15 168 3.2 12.9 .250 3.2 12.9 .250 2.4 3.9 .611 3.9 3.9 3.6 8.8

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 Bob Pettit 23 72 2794 .429 .429 .736
2 Jack Stephens 22 72 2219 .386 .386 .692
3 Bob Harrison 28 72 2219 .359 .359 .664
4 Chuck Share 28 72 1975 .430 .430 .695
5 Al Ferrari 22 68 1611 .358 .358 .695
6 Alex Hannum 32 71 1480 .322 .322 .604
7 Jack Coleman 31 41 1369 .412 .412 .710
8 Jack McMahon 27 36 857 .331 .331 .579
9 Dick Ricketts 22 29 777 .312 .312 .705
10 Chuck Cooper 29 35 574 .337 .337 .738
11 Bob Schafer 42 496 .294 .294 .797
12 Frank Selvy 23 17 444 .366 .366 .746
13 Med Park 22 40 424 .349 .349 .629
14 Chris Harris 22 15 168 .250 .250 .611

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 Bob Pettit 23 72 2794 27.3 .502 .429 .502 8.9 4.8 13.8 .236
2 Jack Stephens 22 72 2219 13.3 .464 .386 .555 2.3 2.5 4.8 .103
3 Bob Harrison 28 72 2219 8.0 .391 .359 .201 -1.3 2.2 0.9 .019
4 Chuck Share 28 72 1975 20.6 .513 .430 .679 5.4 3.3 8.6 .210
5 Al Ferrari 22 68 1611 9.9 .428 .358 .442 0.4 1.6 1.9 .057
6 Alex Hannum 32 71 1480 7.9 .370 .322 .340 -1.6 2.0 0.4 .012
7 Jack Coleman 31 41 1369 15.1 .453 .412 .262 1.1 1.9 3.0 .105
8 Jack McMahon 27 36 857 8.3 .370 .331 .308 -1.1 0.9 -0.2 -0.009
9 Dick Ricketts 22 29 777 9.5 .362 .312 .259 -1.2 1.1 -0.2 -0.010
10 Chuck Cooper 29 35 574 12.3 .426 .337 .488 0.1 0.8 0.9 .074
11 Bob Schafer 42 496 7.4 .364 .294 .294 -1.0 0.5 -0.5 -0.051
12 Frank Selvy 23 17 444 12.0 .436 .366 .388 0.2 0.4 0.6 .064
13 Med Park 22 40 424 10.9 .410 .349 .461 -0.1 0.5 0.4 .047
14 Chris Harris 22 15 168 4.0 .302 .250 .300 -0.5 0.2 -0.3 -0.097

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 Jack Coleman 31 8 331 44 112 .393 44 112 .393 22 35 .629 79 32 31 110
2 Bob Pettit 23 8 274 47 128 .367 47 128 .367 59 70 .843 84 18 20 153
3 Al Ferrari 22 8 264 32 85 .376 32 85 .376 54 70 .771 33 24 28 118
4 Bob Harrison 28 8 256 27 75 .360 27 75 .360 12 19 .632 24 29 27 66
5 Chuck Share 28 8 231 36 73 .493 36 73 .493 31 48 .646 73 13 41 103
6 Jack McMahon 27 8 162 19 55 .345 19 55 .345 5 11 .455 9 15 18 43
7 Alex Hannum 32 8 159 21 66 .318 21 66 .318 19 35 .543 29 10 36 61
8 Jack Stephens 22 7 116 12 41 .293 12 41 .293 15 25 .600 23 9 9 39
9 Med Park 22 6 88 7 30 .233 7 30 .233 24 33 .727 17 11 19 38
10 Bob Schafer 4 39 3 20 .150 3 20 .150 5 6 .833 9 1 8 11

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 Jack Coleman 31 8 41.4 5.5 14.0 .393 5.5 14.0 .393 2.8 4.4 .629 9.9 4.0 3.9 13.8
2 Bob Pettit 23 8 34.3 5.9 16.0 .367 5.9 16.0 .367 7.4 8.8 .843 10.5 2.3 2.5 19.1
3 Al Ferrari 22 8 33.0 4.0 10.6 .376 4.0 10.6 .376 6.8 8.8 .771 4.1 3.0 3.5 14.8
4 Bob Harrison 28 8 32.0 3.4 9.4 .360 3.4 9.4 .360 1.5 2.4 .632 3.0 3.6 3.4 8.3
5 Chuck Share 28 8 28.9 4.5 9.1 .493 4.5 9.1 .493 3.9 6.0 .646 9.1 1.6 5.1 12.9
6 Jack McMahon 27 8 20.3 2.4 6.9 .345 2.4 6.9 .345 0.6 1.4 .455 1.1 1.9 2.3 5.4
7 Alex Hannum 32 8 19.9 2.6 8.3 .318 2.6 8.3 .318 2.4 4.4 .543 3.6 1.3 4.5 7.6
8 Jack Stephens 22 7 16.6 1.7 5.9 .293 1.7 5.9 .293 2.1 3.6 .600 3.3 1.3 1.3 5.6
9 Med Park 22 6 14.7 1.2 5.0 .233 1.2 5.0 .233 4.0 5.5 .727 2.8 1.8 3.2 6.3
10 Bob Schafer 4 9.8 0.8 5.0 .150 0.8 5.0 .150 1.3 1.5 .833 2.3 0.3 2.0 2.8

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 Jack Coleman 31 8 331 4.8 12.2 .393 4.8 12.2 .393 2.4 3.8 .629 8.6 3.5 3.4 12.0
2 Bob Pettit 23 8 274 6.2 16.8 .367 6.2 16.8 .367 7.8 9.2 .843 11.0 2.4 2.6 20.1
3 Al Ferrari 22 8 264 4.4 11.6 .376 4.4 11.6 .376 7.4 9.5 .771 4.5 3.3 3.8 16.1
4 Bob Harrison 28 8 256 3.8 10.5 .360 3.8 10.5 .360 1.7 2.7 .632 3.4 4.1 3.8 9.3
5 Chuck Share 28 8 231 5.6 11.4 .493 5.6 11.4 .493 4.8 7.5 .646 11.4 2.0 6.4 16.1
6 Jack McMahon 27 8 162 4.2 12.2 .345 4.2 12.2 .345 1.1 2.4 .455 2.0 3.3 4.0 9.6
7 Alex Hannum 32 8 159 4.8 14.9 .318 4.8 14.9 .318 4.3 7.9 .543 6.6 2.3 8.2 13.8
8 Jack Stephens 22 7 116 3.7 12.7 .293 3.7 12.7 .293 4.7 7.8 .600 7.1 2.8 2.8 12.1
9 Med Park 22 6 88 2.9 12.3 .233 2.9 12.3 .233 9.8 13.5 .727 7.0 4.5 7.8 15.5
10 Bob Schafer 4 39 2.8 18.5 .150 2.8 18.5 .150 4.6 5.5 .833 8.3 0.9 7.4 10.2

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 Jack Coleman 31 8 331 .393 .393 .629
2 Bob Pettit 23 8 274 .367 .367 .843
3 Al Ferrari 22 8 264 .376 .376 .771
4 Bob Harrison 28 8 256 .360 .360 .632
5 Chuck Share 28 8 231 .493 .493 .646
6 Jack McMahon 27 8 162 .345 .345 .455
7 Alex Hannum 32 8 159 .318 .318 .543
8 Jack Stephens 22 7 116 .293 .293 .600
9 Med Park 22 6 88 .233 .233 .727
10 Bob Schafer 4 39 .150 .150 .833

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 Jack Coleman 31 8 331 13.3 .432 .393 .313 18.8 0.1 0.0 0.1 .020
2 Bob Pettit 23 8 274 21.5 .482 .367 .547 13.9 0.6 0.0 0.6 .108
3 Al Ferrari 22 8 264 15.6 .509 .376 .824 17.3 0.7 0.0 0.7 .125
4 Bob Harrison 28 8 256 7.8 .396 .360 .253 21.0 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.016
5 Chuck Share 28 8 231 18.0 .547 .493 .658 11.5 0.7 0.0 0.8 .158
6 Jack McMahon 27 8 162 4.8 .359 .345 .200 17.5 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.065
7 Alex Hannum 32 8 159 5.9 .375 .318 .530 12.2 -0.3 0.0 -0.2 -0.071
8 Jack Stephens 22 7 116 9.9 .375 .293 .610 14.3 -0.1 0.0 -0.1 -0.057
9 Med Park 22 6 88 12.2 .427 .233 1.100 22.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 .023
10 Bob Schafer 4 39 -2.7 .243 .150 .300 4.5 -0.3 0.0 -0.3 -0.315