PLAYER PROFILE

LOU FORMAN

STATISTICS & HISTORY

Lou Forman played basketball at West Philadelphia High School and then starred at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. Forman was the starting center for the Philadelphia Sphas for four seasons, until he lost his starting spot in 1932 to Moe Goldman. Forman was a good defender and capable scorer. He was never a star, but he was  important part of the great SPHAS’ teams of the early 1930’s.   Forman once played an entire game with a broken jaw after being slugged in in the face in in a scuffle under the basket.

 

LOU FORMAN Height: 6:02 Weight: 160 College: Dickinson’28
Louis D. Forman Born:  Aug 5, 1906 Died:  May 24, 1988 Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
REGULAR SEASON RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1928-29 Millville-Camden SJL 18 29 93 151 8.4
1929-30 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 34 41 112 194 5.7
1930-31 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 40 60 77 197 4.9
1931-32 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 37 30 89 149 4.0
1932-33 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 32 19 47 85 2.7
1933-34 Philadelphia SPHAS ABL 33 14 17 45 1.4
1934-35 Atlantic City-S. Philadelphia EBL 11 8 18 34 3.1
1935-36 Bridgeton EBL 4 0 3 3 0.8
1937-38 Trenton NL 10 15 12 42 4.2
1937-38 Myerstown TCL 11 4 8 16 1.5
1938-39 Pottstown TCL 5 5 11 21 4.2
1939-40 Allentown TCL 4 3 9 15 3.8
Major League Totals 102 63 153 279 2.7
PLAYOFF RECORD
Year Team League     GA FGM FTM   FTA  PCT.  AST  PTS AVG
1930-31 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 3 0 7 7 2.3
1931-32 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 4 5 10 20 5.0
1932-33 Philadelphia SPHAS EBL 4 3 3 9 2.3
1933-34 Philadelphia SPAHS ABL 1 0 0 0 0.0
1937-38 Trenton NL 6 6 13 25 4.2
1937-38 Myerstown TCL 4 1 5 7 1.8
Major League Totals 9 8 13 29 3.2
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