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1949-50 Syracuse Nationals Roster and Stats

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Record: 51-13, Finished 1st in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Al Cervi (51-13)

PTS/G: 84.8 (3rd of 17) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 76.7 (5th of 17)
SRS: 6.48 (3rd of 17)
Expected W-L: 51-13 (2nd of 17)

Arena: State Fair Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1950 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (4-2) versus Minneapolis Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Finals (2-1) versus New York Knicks  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Semifinals (2-0) versus Philadelphia Warriors  (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
15 Al Cervi PG 5-11 170 February 12, 1917 R
9-11 Leroy Chollet F 6-2 190 March 5, 1925 R Canisius College
4-9 Ray Corley G 6-0 180 January 1, 1928 R Georgetown University
7-35 Bill Gabor SG 5-11 170 May 13, 1922 R Syracuse University
10 Alex Hannum PF 6-7 210 July 19, 1923 R University of Southern California
14 Andrew Levane F-G 6-2 190 April 11, 1920 1 St. John's University
5 Johnny Macknowski G-F 6-0 180 January 7, 1923 R Seton Hall University
13-50 Ed Peterson C 6-9 220 June 27, 1924 R Cornell University
6-65 George Ratkovicz PF 6-6 220 November 13, 1922 R
4-55 Dolph Schayes F-C 6-7 195 May 19, 1928 R New York University
8-25 Paul Seymour G-F 6-1 180 January 30, 1928 1 University of Toledo

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 64 1869 5276 .354 1869 5276 .354 1691 2396 .706 1473 1833 5429 84.8
Lg Rank 9 12 5 3 2 13 1 5 6 3
Opponent 64 4908 76.7
Lg Rank 1 5

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 51 13 8.14 -1.69 6.48 .454 .354 .321 State Fair Coliseum
Lg Rank 3 1 2 17 3 2 5 3

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 Paul Seymour 22 62 175 524 .334 175 524 .334 126 176 .716 189 157 476
2 Leroy Chollet 24 49 61 179 .341 61 179 .341 35 56 .625 37 52 157
3 Ray Corley 22 60 117 370 .316 117 370 .316 75 122 .615 109 81 309
4 Bill Gabor 27 56 226 671 .337 226 671 .337 157 228 .689 108 198 609
5 Alex Hannum 26 64 177 488 .363 177 488 .363 128 186 .688 129 264 482
6 Andrew Levane 29 60 139 418 .333 139 418 .333 54 85 .635 156 106 332
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 59 154 463 .333 154 463 .333 131 178 .736 65 128 439
8 Ed Peterson 25 62 167 390 .428 167 390 .428 111 185 .600 33 198 445
9 George Ratkovicz 27 62 162 439 .369 162 439 .369 211 348 .606 124 201 535
10 Dolph Schayes 21 64 348 903 .385 348 903 .385 376 486 .774 259 225 1072
11 Al Cervi 32 56 143 431 .332 143 431 .332 287 346 .829 264 223 573

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 Paul Seymour 22 62 2.8 8.5 .334 2.8 8.5 .334 2.0 2.8 .716 3.0 2.5 7.7
2 Leroy Chollet 24 49 1.2 3.7 .341 1.2 3.7 .341 0.7 1.1 .625 0.8 1.1 3.2
3 Ray Corley 22 60 2.0 6.2 .316 2.0 6.2 .316 1.3 2.0 .615 1.8 1.4 5.2
4 Bill Gabor 27 56 4.0 12.0 .337 4.0 12.0 .337 2.8 4.1 .689 1.9 3.5 10.9
5 Alex Hannum 26 64 2.8 7.6 .363 2.8 7.6 .363 2.0 2.9 .688 2.0 4.1 7.5
6 Andrew Levane 29 60 2.3 7.0 .333 2.3 7.0 .333 0.9 1.4 .635 2.6 1.8 5.5
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 59 2.6 7.8 .333 2.6 7.8 .333 2.2 3.0 .736 1.1 2.2 7.4
8 Ed Peterson 25 62 2.7 6.3 .428 2.7 6.3 .428 1.8 3.0 .600 0.5 3.2 7.2
9 George Ratkovicz 27 62 2.6 7.1 .369 2.6 7.1 .369 3.4 5.6 .606 2.0 3.2 8.6
10 Dolph Schayes 21 64 5.4 14.1 .385 5.4 14.1 .385 5.9 7.6 .774 4.0 3.5 16.8
11 Al Cervi 32 56 2.6 7.7 .332 2.6 7.7 .332 5.1 6.2 .829 4.7 4.0 10.2

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 Paul Seymour 22 62 .334 .334 .716
2 Leroy Chollet 24 49 .341 .341 .625
3 Ray Corley 22 60 .316 .316 .615
4 Bill Gabor 27 56 .337 .337 .689
5 Alex Hannum 26 64 .363 .363 .688
6 Andrew Levane 29 60 .333 .333 .635
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 59 .333 .333 .736
8 Ed Peterson 25 62 .428 .428 .600
9 George Ratkovicz 27 62 .369 .369 .606
10 Dolph Schayes 21 64 .385 .385 .774
11 Al Cervi 32 56 .332 .332 .829

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 Paul Seymour 22 62 .396 .334 .336 1.1 2.7 3.8
2 Leroy Chollet 24 49 .385 .341 .313 0.1 0.8 0.9
3 Ray Corley 22 60 .365 .316 .330 -0.3 1.6 1.2
4 Bill Gabor 27 56 .395 .337 .340 0.7 2.8 3.5
5 Alex Hannum 26 64 .423 .363 .381 2.0 3.2 5.1
6 Andrew Levane 29 60 .365 .333 .203 -0.2 2.0 1.8
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 59 .405 .333 .384 0.9 1.8 2.8
8 Ed Peterson 25 62 .472 .428 .474 3.0 2.1 5.1
9 George Ratkovicz 27 62 .452 .369 .793 3.4 2.6 6.0
10 Dolph Schayes 21 64 .480 .385 .538 8.8 4.0 12.8
11 Al Cervi 32 56 .491 .332 .803 5.9 3.4 9.3

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 Dolph Schayes 21 11 57 148 .385 57 148 .385 74 101 .733 28 43 188
2 Leroy Chollet 24 8 7 26 .269 7 26 .269 5 13 .385 4 11 19
3 Ray Corley 22 6 6 36 .167 6 36 .167 5 11 .455 10 5 17
4 Bill Gabor 27 10 25 97 .258 25 97 .258 26 31 .839 25 27 76
5 Alex Hannum 26 11 38 86 .442 38 86 .442 17 34 .500 10 50 93
6 Andrew Levane 29 9 13 37 .351 13 37 .351 5 5 1.000 13 11 31
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 11 39 100 .390 39 100 .390 39 51 .765 21 18 117
8 Ed Peterson 25 11 18 43 .419 18 43 .419 8 14 .571 1 33 44
9 George Ratkovicz 27 11 47 121 .388 47 121 .388 50 73 .685 21 45 144
10 Paul Seymour 22 11 27 93 .290 27 93 .290 24 28 .857 34 32 78
11 Al Cervi 32 11 23 68 .338 23 68 .338 38 46 .826 52 36 84

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 Dolph Schayes 21 11 5.2 13.5 .385 5.2 13.5 .385 6.7 9.2 .733 2.5 3.9 17.1
2 Leroy Chollet 24 8 0.9 3.3 .269 0.9 3.3 .269 0.6 1.6 .385 0.5 1.4 2.4
3 Ray Corley 22 6 1.0 6.0 .167 1.0 6.0 .167 0.8 1.8 .455 1.7 0.8 2.8
4 Bill Gabor 27 10 2.5 9.7 .258 2.5 9.7 .258 2.6 3.1 .839 2.5 2.7 7.6
5 Alex Hannum 26 11 3.5 7.8 .442 3.5 7.8 .442 1.5 3.1 .500 0.9 4.5 8.5
6 Andrew Levane 29 9 1.4 4.1 .351 1.4 4.1 .351 0.6 0.6 1.000 1.4 1.2 3.4
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 11 3.5 9.1 .390 3.5 9.1 .390 3.5 4.6 .765 1.9 1.6 10.6
8 Ed Peterson 25 11 1.6 3.9 .419 1.6 3.9 .419 0.7 1.3 .571 0.1 3.0 4.0
9 George Ratkovicz 27 11 4.3 11.0 .388 4.3 11.0 .388 4.5 6.6 .685 1.9 4.1 13.1
10 Paul Seymour 22 11 2.5 8.5 .290 2.5 8.5 .290 2.2 2.5 .857 3.1 2.9 7.1
11 Al Cervi 32 11 2.1 6.2 .338 2.1 6.2 .338 3.5 4.2 .826 4.7 3.3 7.6

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 Dolph Schayes 21 11 .385 .385 .733
2 Leroy Chollet 24 8 .269 .269 .385
3 Ray Corley 22 6 .167 .167 .455
4 Bill Gabor 27 10 .258 .258 .839
5 Alex Hannum 26 11 .442 .442 .500
6 Andrew Levane 29 9 .351 .351 1.000
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 11 .390 .390 .765
8 Ed Peterson 25 11 .419 .419 .571
9 George Ratkovicz 27 11 .388 .388 .685
10 Paul Seymour 22 11 .290 .290 .857
11 Al Cervi 32 11 .338 .338 .826

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 Dolph Schayes 21 11 .488 .385 .682 1.4 0.4 1.8
2 Leroy Chollet 24 8 .299 .269 .500 -0.2 0.1 -0.1
3 Ray Corley 22 6 .208 .167 .306 -0.6 0.1 -0.5
4 Bill Gabor 27 10 .343 .258 .320 -0.4 0.3 -0.1
5 Alex Hannum 26 11 .461 .442 .395 0.5 0.3 0.8
6 Andrew Levane 29 9 .395 .351 .135 0.0 0.1 0.1
7 Johnny Macknowski 27 11 .478 .390 .510 0.8 0.2 1.0
8 Ed Peterson 25 11 .448 .419 .326 0.2 0.2 0.4
9 George Ratkovicz 27 11 .470 .388 .603 0.9 0.4 1.2
10 Paul Seymour 22 11 .370 .290 .301 -0.1 0.3 0.2
11 Al Cervi 32 11 .476 .338 .676 0.7 0.4 1.1