- 1939-1940

Played home games at the Firestone Clubhouse in Akron, Ohio – Seating capacity – 1,500

 

AKRON FIRESTONE NON-SKIDS  NBL  18-9 PAUL SHEEKS
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Johnny Moir F-C 22 6:02 185 Notre Dame’38 27 59 47 165 6.1
Jerry Bush F-C 25 6:03 200 St.John’s(NY)’38 27 63 36 162 6.0
Paul Nowak C 25 6:06 210 Notre Dame’38 Injured 26 45 34 124 4.8
Soup Cable G-F 26 6:03 200 None 25 77 60 214 8.6
Jack Ozburn G 25 6:01 170 Monmouth(ILL)’33 26 102 60 264 10.2
Rip Terjesen F 24 6:03 195 NYU’38 26 31 19 81 3.1
Bob Hassmiller G-F 23 6:01 185 Fordham’39 23 32 8 72 3.1
Tom Wukovits G 24 6:00 165 Notre Dame’38 22 18 15 51 2.3
Harry Sorensen C-F-G 25 6:04 200 Nebraska’37 17 11 8 30 1.8
Tommy O’Brien F-G 23 5:08 165 George Washington’38 13 9 3 21 1.6
Paul Tobin G-F 5:09 170 Akron 13 4 1 9 0.7
5-3         PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Johnny Moir F-C 22 6:02 185 Notre Dame’38 7 31 16 78 11.1
Jerry Bush F-C 25 6:03 200 St.John’s(NY)’38 8 13 5 31 3.9
Paul Nowak C 25 6:06 210 Notre Dame’38 8 13 8 34 4.3
Soup Cable G-F 26 6:03 200 None 8 11 20 42 5.3
Jack Ozburn G 25 6:01 170 Monmouth(Ill)’33 8 30 20 80 10.0
Rip Terjesen F 24 6:03 195 NYU’38 7 2 1 5 0.7
Bob Hassmiller G-F 23 6:01 185 Fordham’39 4 9 1 19 4.8
Tom Wukovits G 24 6:00 165 Notre Dame’38 8 14 5 33 4.1
Harry Sorensen C-F-G 25 6:04 200 Nebraska’37 5 1 3 5 1.0
Tommy O’Brien F-G 23 5:08 165 George Washington’38 6 11 2 24 4.0
Paul Tobin G-F 5:09 170 Akron 2 0 0 0 0.0

PLayed home games at Goodyear Hall in Akron, Ohio – Seating capacity – 4,000

 

AKRON GOODYEAR WINGFOOTS  NBL 14-14 RAY DETRICK
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Jim Montgomery F-G 22 6:03 190 Villanova’39 26 41 35 117 4.5
Ray Morstadt F-C 26 6:02 220 Marquette’36 25 29 17 75 3.0
Floyd Ebaugh C-F 25 6:07 220 Nebraska’38 28 45 37 127 4.5
Howard Vocke G 24 6:03 190 St.John”s(NY)’39 27 49 42 140 5.2
Ben Stephens G-F 23 6:00 175 Iowa’39 28 91 113 295 10.5
Gene Anderson G-F-C 22 6:03 190 Purdue’39 25 47 14 108 4.3
Jake Nagode G-F 24 6:03 170 Northwestern’38 25 33 12 78 3.1
Bill Lloyd G-F 24 6:02 180 St.John’s(NY)’39 17 18 11 47 2.8
Chuck Bloedorn G 26 6:00 180 Lewis Institute’33 11 9 2 20 1.8
Nick Frascella F 25 6:02 185 Wooster’38 13 6 3 15 1.2
Wilbur Fox F-C 22 6:05 185 Akron’41 11 3 5 11 1.0
Joel Hitt C-F-G 23 6:02 180 Mississippi College’39 13 3 3 9 0.7
Johnny McAdams G 24 5:10 150 Ohio Wesleyan’37 2 2 0 4 2.0

 

Played home games at the Baltimore Coliseum – Seating Capacity – 4,500

 

BALTIMORE CLIPPERS – ABL 15-16 JOHN DONLON
REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Julie Bender F 25 5:11 175 LIU’37             fr Wilkes- Barre 25 59 29 147 5.9
Bill Nash F 26 6:02  190 Columbia’36 31 71 28 170 5.5
Howie Bollerman C 32 6:08 200 Colgate’29 27 36 10 82 3.0
Bobby McDermott G 25 5:11 185 None 31 130 81 341 11.0
Allie Esposito G 25 5:10 165 None 29 79 51 209 7.2
Allie Schuckman G 30 5:08 170 Syracuse/LIU’31             fr Wilkes- Barre 27 64 39 167 6.2
Bibby Martens G 25 5:08 155 Panzer             fr Wilkes- Barre 25 31 37 99 4.0
John O’Brien F 23 6:01 180 Columbia’39 27 35 16 86 3.2
Frank Conaty F 29 6:02 165 None 28 12 9 33 1.2
Tony Kappen G 20 5:10 165 None 13 9 14 32 2.5
Herbie Gershon G 23 5:11 200 None 19 11 6 28 1.5
Ole Terjesen C 28 6:04 195 None                     Injured 7 8 5 21 3.0
Pat Herlihy C 30 6:04 220 None 9 2 1 5 0.6
Ed Conaty G 28 5:11 165 St.Francis(NY)   fr Wilkes- Barre 5 0 0 0 0
Pete Rubin G 1 0 0 0 0
Bob Synnott F-C 24 6:02 205 None to Troy
1-7         PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS   GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Julie Bender F 25 5:11 175 LIU’37 8 13 9 35 4.4
Bill Nash F 26 6:02  190 Columbia’36 5 2 3 7 1.4
Howie Bollerman C 32 6:08 200 Colgate’29 8 16 1 33 4.1
Bobby McDermott G 25 5:11 185 None 4 15 1 31 7.8
Allie Esposito G 25 5:10 165 None 8 28 15 71 8.9
Allie Schuckman G 30 5:08 170 Syracuse/LIU’31 7 8 8 24 3.4
Bibby Martens G 25 5:08 155 1 0 2 2 2.0
John O’Brien F 23 6:01 180 Columbia’39 7 5 2 12 1.7
Frank Conaty F 29 6:02 165 None 8 11 11 33 4.1
Ole Terjesen C 28 6:04 195 None 1 0 0 0 0.0
CANTON (Ill) BULLDOGS  WBT 0-1
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Jake Bennett F 20  6:01   170 None 1 5 2 2 1.000 12 12.0
B.  Bendrick F 1 2 0 0 .000 4 4.0
Grady  Stanfel C 27 None 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Russell Cardosi G 31 Bradley 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0.0
Wayne Clark G 17 5:06 140 None 1 1 0 0 .000 2 2.0
F.  O’Brien G 24 1 1 1 2 .500 3 3.0
CHICAGO BRUINS  WBT 3-1 GEORGE HALAS  WBT
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Elmer Johnson F 30 6:03 190 Northwestern’33 4 3 4 14 .286 10 2.5
Wibs Kautz F 25 5:11 180 Loyola(Il)’39 4 26 13 19 .684 65 16.3
Mike Novak C 25 6:09 220 Loyola(Ill)’39 4 12 6 10 .600 30 7.5
Frank Linskey G 27 6:02 180 DePaul’35 1 1 2 5 .400 4 4.0
Willie Phillips G-F 25 5:08 175 DePaul’37 4 3 5 9 .556 11 2.8
Stan Zadel G-C 24 6:05 215 DePaul’36 2 3 1 3 .333 7 3.5
Vince McGowan C 27 6:05 225 DePaul 3 8 2 4 .500 18 6.0
Eddie Oram C 26 6:03 175 USC’37 4 2 5 3 1.667 9 2.3
Bob MacLeod G 23 6:00 190 Dartmouth’39 4 3 1 3 .333 7 1.8

Played home games at the 132nd Regiment Armory – Seating capacity – 5,000

 

CHICAGO BRUINS  NBL  14-14 SAM LIFSCHULZ
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Stan Zadel F 23 6:05 215 DePaul’36 18 42 24 108 6.0
Elmer Johnson F 29 6:04 190 Northwestern’33 28 32 39 103 3.7
Mike Novak C 24 6:09 212 Loyola(Ill)’39 28 114 65 293 10.5
Frank Linskey G-F 24 6:02 180 DePaul’35 27 38 21 97 3.6
Wibs Kautz G 26 6:00 180 Loyola(Ill)’39 28 105 63 273 9.8
Eddie Oram F-G 26 6:03 175 USC’37 Injured 18 18 17 53 2.9
Willie Phillips G-F 24 5:08 175 DePaul’37 28 16 17 49 1.8
George Hogan G-F 22 6:01 170 Loyola(Ill)’39 to Hammond 13 7 6 20 1.5
George Wilson F 25 6:01 190 Northwestern’37 Football 16 5 8 18 1.1
Bob MacLeod F 22 6:01 190 Dartmouth’39 Football 9 4 3 11 1.2
Ray Hayes G-F 34 6:00 180 Chicago’28 4 1 1 3 0.8
Harold Dembo G 24 5:07 145 Illinois Wesleyan’37 2 1 0 2 1.0
Marv Colen G 24 6:00 170 Loyola(Ill)’37 to Sheboygan 1 0 0 0 0.0
Tony Carp F-C 28 6:07 215 None 1 0 0 0 0.0
### Riskind G 1 0 0 0 0.0

 

 

CLARKBURG OILERS  WBT 0-1  HERMAN SCHMARR
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Babe Barna F 25 6:02 210 West Virginia’37 1 1 1 3 3.0
Chub Watson F 22 6:02   205 David&Elkins/Marshall 1 2 3 7 7.0
Joe Stydahar C 27 6:04 230 Pittsburgh/West Virginia’36 1 1 1 3 3.0
Squint Phares G 25 5:09 160 West Virginia’37 1 5 2 12 12.0
Herman Schmarr G 28 6:02 210 Catholic’37 1 2 2 6 6.0
George Ayersman F 28 6:01 180 Marshall’38 1 0 0 0 0.0
### Weiss G 21 1 0 1 1 1.0

PLayed home games at the Brodhead Naval Armory in Detroit – Seating capacity – 3,000

 

DETROIT EAGLES  NBL 17-10 GERRY ARCHIBALD
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Nat Frankel F-G 26 6:03 195 None 27 73 55 201 7.4
Irv Torgoff F 22 6:03 190 LIU’39 26 64 43 171 6.6
Slim Wintermuite C 22 6:08 200 Oregon’39 25 65 50 180 7.2
Bernie Opper G-F 24 6:00 185 Kentucky’39 27 42 20 104 3.9
Buddy Jeannette G-F 22 5:11 175 Washington & Jefferson’38 25 45 52 142 5.7
Bill Holland F-C 25 6:05 210 Edinboro State’35 27 36 35 107 4.0
Laddie Gale F 23 6:04 195 Oregon’39 8 22 16 60 7.5
Deacon Stankey F 28 6:03 205 None to Oshkosh 16 24 6 54 3.4
Art Hyatt G 26 6:02 190 None Injured 16 13 6 32 2.0
Bud Moodler G 28 6:04 215 Defiance’32 11 4 12 20 1.8
Ed Parry F 21 6:02 175 None 3 1 0 2 0.7
Lou Jagnow F 29 6:01 180 Carnegie Tech’36 1 0 1 1 1.0
DETROIT EAGLES 1-2
   PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Nat Frankel F-G 26 6:03 195 None 3 10 4 24 8.0
Irv Torgoff F 22 6:03 190 LIU’39 3 10 7 27 9.0
Slim Wintermuite C 22 6:08 200 Oregon’39 2 3 0 6 3.0
Bernie Opper G-F 24 6:00 185 Kentucky’39 3 6 3 15 5.0
Buddy Jeannette G-F 22 5:11 175 Washington&Jefferson’38 3 6 8 20 6.7
Laddie Gale F 23 6:04 195 Oregon’39 3 6 5 17 5.7
Bill Holland F-C 25 6:05 210 Edinboro State’35 3 1 1 3 1.0
Art Hyatt G 26 6:02 190 None 2 1 0 2 1.0
Lou Jagnow F 29 6:01 180 Carnegie Tech’36 1 0 0 0 0.0
FORT WAYNE HARVESTERS  WBT 0-1 LES DURR
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Chuck Bobilya F 28 6:02 205 Valpariso 1 2 1 3 .333 5 5.0
Glenn Johnson F 6:02 1 0 1 2 .500 1 1.0
Bob Hughes C 26 6:02 210 Indiana 1 2 0 1 .000 4 4.0
Dave Herbst G 29 5:08 None 1 4 0 0 .000 8 8.0
Bob Irons G 24 6:04 None 1 4 1 3 .333 9 9.0
Jim Hilgemann F 24 5:11 170 Toledo 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0.0
Leroy Etzler F 25 5:09 180 None 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0.0  F

Played home games at the Hammond Civic Center in Hammond Indiana – Seating capacity – 4,500

 

HAMMOND CIESAR ALL-AMERICANS  – NBL  9-19  LOU BOUDREAU 1-4
EDDIE CIESAR 0-2
LEO BERELOS 8-13
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS     GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Bobby Neu F-G 22 6:01 175 DePaul’39 Injured 24 44 71 159 6.6
Pim Goff F-C 27 6:04 190 Illinois State’34 26 68 12 148 5.7
Dar Hutchins C 24 6:05 195 Bradley’39 24 59 38 156 6.5
Jim Currie G-F 23 6:02 185 Northwestern’38 27 38 29 105 3.9
Glynn Downey G 24 6:00 180 Purdue’37 22 37 41 115 5.2
Chuck Chuckovits F-G 27 6:01 175 Toledo’39 14 30 30 90 6.4
Vince McGowan C 26 6:06 210 Loyola/DePaul 17 29 24 82 4.8
Joe Sotak F 25 6:02 210 None 23 21 19 61 2.7
Nick Yost F 24 6:04 220 DePaul’37 Injured 8 18 7 43 5.4
George Hogan G-F 22 6:01 170 Loyola(Ill)’39 fr Chicago 13 17 7 41 3.2
Tommy Nisbet G 23 5:10 165 Illinois’39 Suspended 5 4 8 16 3.2
Dale Hamilton G 21 6:01 180 Franklin(In)’39 7 5 1 11 1.6
Gordon McComb G 22 5:10 160 Tenn-Chattanooga 2 1 1 3 1.5
Joe Spudich F     25 6:03 None 2 1 0 2 1.0
Hale Swanson G-F 25 6:03 200 Illinois’37 2 0 0 0 0.0

 

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS  WBT 4-0 ABE SAPERSTEIN
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Bernie Price F 24 6:03 180 None 4 14 3 11 .273 31 7.8
Sonny Boswell F 20 6:01 175 None 4 20 9 15 .600 49 12.3
Ted Strong C 23 6:04 215 None 4 2 2 5 .400 6 1.5
Babe Pressley G 23 6:02 200 None 4 7 7 8 .875 21 5.3
Duke Cumberland G 26 6:03 195 Knoxville 4 5 5 9 .556 15 3.8
Al Fawks F 25 None 2 1 0 3 0 2 1.0
Inman Jackson G 33 6:03 205 None 4 0 0 3 .000 0 0.0
HOUSE OF DAVID  WBT 0-1 GEORGE ANDERSON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Bob Hallisey F-G 23 5:10 185 None 1 1 0 2 2.0
Ossie Swinehart F-G 28 180 Wisconsin’37 1 3 0 6 6.0
Slim Currie C 23 6:04 220 Wisconsin-Whitewater’38 1 2 2 6 6.0
Ken Livingston G 27 5:10 165 1 2 0 4 4.0
Al Podwell G-C 24 6:02 220 Wisconsin’34 1 0 3 3 3.0
Duke Millheam F 29 5:07 165 Notre Dame’32 1 1 0 2 2.0
Harley Wall G 24 6:02 190 Wisconsin 1 0 0 0 0.0

Played hoime games at Hinkle Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana – Seating capacity – 15,000

 

INDIANAPOLIS KAUTSKYS  NBL  9-19 BOB NIPPER
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Johnny Sines F 25 6:01 190 Purdue’38 16 34 33 101 6.3
Homer Thompson F-C 23 6:04 210 Kentucky’39 24 27 52 106 4.4
George Chestnut C-F 25 6:05 210 Indiana State’33 21 38 53 129 6.1
Ernie Andres G-F 21 6:01 200 Indiana’39 27 130 32 292 10.8
Jewell Young G-F 26 6:00 160 Purdue’38 28 95 70 260 9.3
Scotty Armstrong C-F 26 6:03 195 Butler’36 28 42 29 113 4.0
Frank Baird G 27 5:11 160 Butler’34 16 28 16 72 4.5
Eddie Sadowski G 24 5:10 175 Notre Dame’39 12 17 4 38 3.2
Jim Birr F 23 6:03 215 Indiana’37 3 10 1 21 7.0
Sally Suddith G 29 6:01 170 Indiana’32 6 5 4 14 2.3
Dave Williams G-F 25 6:03 210 Central Normal’38 7 3 4 10 1.4
Ward Myers C 31 6:01 185 None 2 1 2 4 2.0
Marv Stout G 24 5:11 155 Ball State’38 1 1 0 2 2.0
Rube Reiswerg G-F 27 5:08 175 None 4 0 1 1 0.3
Garmon Lewis 1 0 0 0 0.0
Bill Cramer 1 0 0 0 0.0

On  February 2, 1940, the Jersey franchise was merged with the New York franchise.

Played home games at Columbia Park in Union City, New Jersey – Seating capacity – 3,500

 

JERSEY REDS  ABL 7-14    PAULIE ADAMO
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Moe Spahn F 27 6:00 185 CCNY’33    to New York 19 48 29 128 6.8
Ace Goldstein F 22 6:02 190 CCNY’38               to New York 20 52 30 134 6.7
Al Benson C 25 6:05 220 None               to New York 19 21 19 61 3.2
Hook Andersen G-F 28 5:11 185 NYU’34  Injured/  to New York 5 8 3 19 3.8
Paulie Adamo G 32 5:11 165 Panzer 16 21 22 64 4.0
Tommy O’Brien F 23 5:08 165 George Washington’38 13 23 19 65 5.0
Mike Jarmon G 21 5:10 160 CCNY’39 20 18 6 42 2.1
Harry Fitzpatrick G 25 None        fr Kingston/to Troy 8 14 8 36 4.5
Danny Kaplowicz F 22 6:01 187 LIU’39 13 15 6 36 2.8
Cy Boardman F 23 6:02 185 NYU’38   fr Troy/to Philadelphia 6 14 4 32 5.3
Cy Schneidman G 22 5:09 185 CCNY’37 9 2 0 4 0.4
Jim Gallagher F 24 5:11 180 St.Peter’s(NJ)’39 3 0 0 0 0.0
KENOSHA ROYALS  WBT 0-1 LAWRENCE ENGLE
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Art Buck F 24 6:02 170 Caroll(Wi)’38 1 2 2 6 .000 6 6.0
Bus Monteen F 28 6:03 175 Creighton’39 1 3 1 1 1.000 7 7.0
Moose Nelson C 24 6:04 220 Creighton’36 1 2 1 2 .500 5 5.0
Charley Klem G 27 6:02 175 Creighton’38 1 1 0 1 .000 2 2.0
Hank Easton G 24 6:02 180 None 1 3 0 0 .000 6 6.0
Matt  Bokmueller F 26 6:03 225 Creighton’36 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0.0
Fritz Borak F 27 6:01 195 Creighton’36 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0
### Fuller F 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Herb Kluender G 29 5:09 185 None 1 0 0 1 .000 0 0.0

On December 19, 1939, the Kingston franchise merged with the Troy franchise.

Played home games at the State Armory in Kingston, New York.

 

KINGSTON COLONIALS  ABL 8-4  BARNEY SEDRAN
Chick Reiser F-G 23 5:11 165 NYU’35                       to Troy 12 32 31 95 7.9
Pete Berenson F-G 27 5:10 180 CCNY’34                       to Troy 6 9 13 31 5.2
Bernie Fliegel C 21 6:03 195 CCNY’38                       to Troy 12 31 16 78 6.5
Sam Kaplan G 27 5:10 160 None                       to Troy 12 32 26 90 7.5
Carlie Johnson G 30 5:08 150 None                       to Troy 6 11 3 25 4.2
Ben Kramer F 25 6:01 190 LIU’37              to Washington 5 4 4 12 2.4
Joe Murphy F-C 22 6:04 190 Georgetown’39 8 4 1 9 1.1
Harry Fitzpatrick G 25 None                    to Jersey 6 3 2 8 1.3

Played home games at Arcadia Hall in Brooklyn – Seating capacity – 2,000

PLayed late season games at 71st Regiment Armory in Manhattan.

 

NEW YORK JEWELS  ABL 15-15       EDDIE WILDE
REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
George Slott F 27 6:00 St.John’s(NY)’33 30 49 48 146 4.9
Ace Goldstein F 22 6:01 190 St.John’s(NY)38   fr Jersey 10 11 29 51 5.1
Jake Pelkington C 22 6:06 215 Manhattan 29 64 45 173 6.0
Willie Rubenstein G 27 5:11 200 NYU’36 27 55 63 173 6.4
Mac Kinsbrunner G 30 5:09 155 Syracuse/St.John’s(NY)’31 30 41 27 109 3.6
Red Paris F 21 5:08 150 None    fr Wilkes-Barre 29 48 46 142 4.9
Lou Spindell F-G-C 30 5:11 170 CCNY’30     Vol Retired 8 17 10 44 5.5
Moe Spahn F 28 6:01 180 CCNY’33      fr Jersey 10 14 15 43 4.3
Lou Lefkowitz F 22 5:11 175 CCNY’39       fr Wilkes-Barre 14 11 11 33 2.4
Hagan Anderson G 27 5:11 185 NYU’34     fr Jersey 11 11 9 31 2.8
Tony Krygier G 24 5:11 170 NOne 11 8 2 18 1.6
Al Benson C 25 6:05 220 None  fr Jersey 9 3 2 8 0.9
Rocky Valvano F-G 25 6:00 160 Savage’36 3 1 6 8 2.7
Milt Schulman G 25 5:10 155 NYU’37 6 3 0 6 1.0
Rip Gerson G 31 5:10 St.John’s(NY)’31 10 2 2 6 0.6
Milt Beck F 26 6:01 190 None 4 2 0 4 1.0
3-4 PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Red Paris F 21 5:08 150 None 5 9 5 23 4.6
Ace Goldstein F 22 6:01 190 St.John’s(NY)’38 7 15 10 40 5.7
Jake Pelkington C 22 6:06 215 Manhattan 7 18 8 44 6.3
Willie Rubenstein G 27 5:11 200 NYU’36 7 21 8 50 7.1
Mac Kinsbrunner G 30 5:09 155 Syracuse/St.John’s(NY)’31 7 12 2 26 3.7
Hook Andersen G 27 5:11 185 NYU’34 6 6 3 15 2.5
Moe Spahn F 28 6:01 180 CCNY’33 7 4 6 14 2.0
George Slott F 27 6:00 St.John’s(NY)’33 6 3 2 8 1.3
Al Benson C 25 6:05 220 None 6 1 1 3 0.5
NEW YORK RENS  WBT    1-1 BOB DOUGLAS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Tarzan Cooper F 33 6:03 235 None 2 4 0 2 .000 8 4.0
Pop Gates GF 23 6:01 205 Clark)Ga)’39 2 4 1 3 .333 9 4.5
Willie Smith C 29 6:05 235 None 2 6 3 5 .600 15 7.5
Puggy Bell G 26 6:01 190 None 2 10 4 4 1.000 24 12.0
Johnny Isaacs G 25 6:02 190 None 1 5 0 1 .000 10 10.0
Bruiser Saitch G 35 6:00 2 3 2 2 1.000 8 4.0
Zack Clayton G 22 5:11 200 Alabama State 2 1 2 2 1.000 4 2.0
OSHKOSH All-STARS  WBT 1-1 LON DARLING  WBT
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Scoop Putnam F 25 6:00 175 Tennessee’39 2 6 0 12 6.0
Lou Barle F 23 6:01 200 Minnesota-Duluth’38 2 3 0 6 3.0
Leroy Edwards C 25 6:04 225 Kentucky’35 2 10 6 26 13.0
Charlie Shipp G 26 6:01 200 None 2 7 3 17 8.5
Herm Witasek G-F 26 6:02 215 North Dakota’35 2 4 0 8 4.0
Pete Pederson F-C 27 6:04 200 Western State’36 1 0 0 0 0.0
Connie Mack Berry F 24 6:04 210 N.Carolina State’38 2 1 1 3 1.5
Buck Batterman F-C 21 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh’39 1 2 0 4 4.0
Ed Mullen G 26 6:03 185 Wisconsin’34 2 1 1 3 1.5
Scotty Armstrong G 24 6:04 190 Butler’36 2 0 1 1 0.5
Deacon Stankey F-G 28 6:03 205 None 1 0 0 0 0.0

Played home games at the Recreation Gym in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

 

OSHKOSH All-STARS  NBL 15-13 LON DARLING
     REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Lou Barle F 23 6:01 200 Minnesota-Duluth’38 27 54 40 148 5.5
Connie Mack Berry F 24 6:04 210 N.Carolina State’38 Football 26 65 49 179 6.9
Leroy Edwards C 25 6:04 225 Kentucky’35 28 111 139 361 12.9
Herm Witasek G-F 26 6:02 215 North Dakota’35 28 62 38 162 5.8
Charlie Shipp G 26 6:01 200 None 28 74 26 174 6.2
Pete Pederson F-C 27 6:04 200 Western State’36 26 33 12 78 3.0
Deacon Stankey F-G 28 6:03 205 None fr Detroit 11 12 1 25 2.3
Buck Batterman F-C 21 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh’39 17 6 8 20 1.2
Tex Mueller G-F 23 6:01 175 Western State’39 20 6 7 19 1.0
Scoop Putnam G 25 6:00 175 Tennessee’39 8 6 2 14 1.8
Ed Mullen G 26 6:03 185 Wisconsin’34 7 1 2 4 0.6
Sonny Olson F 22 6:00 165 Carleton(Mn)’39 2 1 2 4 2.0
Ray Adams F 27 6:02 185 DePaul’36 1 1 1 3 3.0
Buzz Knoblauch F 23 6:01 170 Carroll(Wi)’39 3 1 0 2 0.7
Karl Lillge F-G 22 6:00 170 Western(Co)’41 3 0 2 2 0.7
Dean Mealy C 24 6:04 195 Muskingum’37 1 0 0 0 0.0
4-4         PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Lou Barle F 23 6:01 200 Minnesota-Duluth’38 8 17 14 48 6.0
Connie Mack Berry F 24 6:04 210 N.Carolina State’38 Football 8 28 10 66 8.3
Leroy Edwards C 25 6:04 225 Kentucky’35 8 33 27 93 11.6
Herm Witasek G-F 26 6:02 215 North Dakota’35 8 16 12 44 5.5
Charlie Shipp G 26 6:01 200 None 8 13 12 38 4.8
Pete Pederson F-C 27 6:04 Western State’36 8 15 9 39 4.9
Deacon Stankey F-G 28 6:03 200 None 8 6 3 15 1.9
Buck Batterman F-C 21 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh’39 2 0 1 1 0.5
Tex Mueller G-F 23 6:01 175 Western State’39 2 2 0 4 2.0
Scoop Putnam G 25 6:00 175 Tennessee’39 5 2 1 5 1.0

Played home games at Broadwood Hotel Ballroom in Philadelphia – Seating capacity – 3,000

 

PHILADELPHIA SPHAS  ABL 20-13         EDDIE GOTTLIEB
   REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Shikey Gotthoffer F-G 28 6:00 195 31 65 63 193 6.2
Inky Lautman F-C 25 6:02 200 None 33 92 49 233 7.1
Moe Goldman C 26 6:03 175 CCNY’34 33 86 42 214 6.5
Red Rosan G-F 28 6:02 195 Temple’35 33 67 58 192 5.8
Pete Rosenberg G 21 5:10 165 St.Joseph’s’38 30 90 22 202 6.7
Phil Rabin G 26 5:09 160 LIU’35              to Washington 17 52 30 134 7.9
Cy Boardman F 23 6:02 185 NYU’38 27 35 14 84 3.1
Red Wolfe G-F 34 5:11 165 St.John’s(NY)’28 32 22 23 67 2.1
Cy Kaselman G 30 5:10 165 Temple 24 20 5 45 1.9
Mike Bloom C 24 6:06 190 Temple’38              to Washington 2 2 0 4 2.0
Leo Gottlieb G-F 19 5:11 180 None 4 2 0 4 1.0
8-0         PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS   GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Shikey Gotthoffer F-G 28 6:00 195 8 14 9 37 4.6
Inky Lautman F-C 25 6:02 200 None 8 30 7 67 8.4
Moe Goldman C 26 6:03 175 CCNY’34 8 30 18 78 9.8
Red Rosan G-F 28 6:02 195 Temple’35 8 18 16 52 6.5
Pete Rosenberg G 21 5:10 165 St.Joseph’s’38 8 27 5 59 7.4
Red Wolfe G-F 34 5:11 165 St.John’s(NY)’28 8 7 4 18 2.3
Cy Kaselman G 30 5:10 165 Temple+ 3 6 0 12 4.0
Cy Boardman F 23 6:02 185 NYU’38 4 2 0 4 1.0
ROCHESTER SEAGRAMS  WBT  0-1  LES HARRISON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Wilmeth Sidat-Singh F 23 5:11 175 Syracuse’39 1 3 3 5 .600 9 9.0
Al Cervi F 23 5:11 185 None 1 0 1 2 .500 1 1.0
Eddie Malanowicz C 30 6:04 235 Buffalo U.’35 1 2 1 2 .500 5 5.0
Bob Stewart G 24 6:01 185 Syracuse’39 1 1 7 8 .875 9 9.0
Bello Snyder G 28 5:09 185 None 1 2 1 4 .250 5 5.0
Garcey Mink G 27 6:03 180 None 1 1 0 0 .000 2 2.0
Sam Mink C 26 6:00 180 Brockport Normal 1 0 1 1 .000 1 1.0
Ken Stenzel G 27 6:02 Brockport Normal’37 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0
Tommy Rich G 24 6:03 185 Cornell’38 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0.0

Played home games at the Sheboygan Municipal Auditorium in Sheboygan, Wisconsin – Seating capacity – 3,500

 

SHEBOYGAN RED SKINS  NBL 15-13 FRANK ZUMMACH
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Paul Sokody F 25 6:01 185 Marquette’38 28 51 31 133 4.8
Rube Lautenschlager F 24 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 28 76 32 184 6.6
Ed Dancker C 25 6:07 210 None 24 31 24 86 3.6
Otto Kolar G 28 6:03 180 None 27 55 36 146 5.4
Dave Quabius G 23 6:00 185 Marquette’39 27 42 31 115 4.3
Sparky Adams F 22 6:01 185 Marquette’39 26 43 33 119 4.6
George Hesik F 26 6:02 195 Marquette’38 26 31 49 111 4.3
Kenny Suesens G 23 6:01 185 Iowa’38 28 19 28 66 2.4
Johnny Posewitz G 33 6:00 185 None 12 15 4 34 2.8
Les Kuplic F 28 6:03 200 Beloit’34 13 6 1 13 1.0
Duane Swanson G-F  26  6:01  185 Iowa’34 11 4 5 13 1.2
Marv Colen G 24 6:00 170 Loyola(Ill)’37 fr Chicago 5 3 0 6 1.2
Scoop Posewitz G 31 5:11 180 None 6 0 2 2 0.3
SHEBOYGAN REDSKINS 1-2 PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Paul Sokody F 25 6:01 185 Marquette’38 3 6 5 17 5.7
Rube Lautenschlager F 24 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 3 5 6 16 5.3
Ed Dancker C 25 6:07 210 None 3 2 3 7 2.3
Otto Kolar G 28 6:03 180 None 3 4 1 9 3.0
Kenny Suesens G 23 6:01 185 Iowa’38 3 5 5 15 5.0
George Hesik F 26 6:02 195 Marquette’38 3 2 5 9 3.0
Sparky Adams F 22 6:01 185 Marquette’39 3 2 1 5 1.7
Duane Swanson G-F  26  6:01  185 Iowa’34 1 0 1 1 1.0
Les Kuplic F 28 6:03 200 Beloit’34 1 0 0 0 0.0
Marv Colen G 24 6:00 170 Loyola(Ill)’37 1 0 0 0 0.0
SHEBOYGAN RED SKINS  WBT 1-1 FRANK ZUMMACH  WBT
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Sparky Adams F 22 6:01 185 Marquette’39 2 3 5 5 1.000 11 5.5
Kenny Suesens F-G 23 6:01 185 Iowa’38 2 0 2 4 .500 2 1.0
Rube Lautenschlager F 24 6:03 195 Wisconsin-Oshkosh’37 2 4 3 4 .750 11 5.5
Otto Kolar G 28 6:03 180 None 2 9 7 11 .000 25 12.5
Dave Quabius G 23 6:00 185 Marquette’39 2 1 1 1 1.000 3 1.5
Ed Dancker C 25 6:07 210 None 2 0 2 2 1.000 2 1.0
Paul Sokody F 25 6:01 185 Marquette’38 2 3 4 6 .667 10 5.0
Duane Swanson G-F 26 6:01 185 Iowa’34 1 1 0 0 .000 2 2.0
Marv Colen G 24 6:00 170 Loyola(Ill)’37 2 2 1 1 1.000 5 2.5
George Hesik F 26 6:02 195 Marquette’38 2 1 1 2 .500 3 1.5
SYRACUSE REDS  WBT 1-2 LOUIS GREEBERG
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Red Paris F-G 22 5:08 150 CCNY’38 3 6 3 5 .600 15 5.0
Bob Nugent F-G 25 5:11 75 None 3 6 7 10 .700 19 6.3
Mark Haller C 24 6:01 180 Syracuse’39 3 10 11 15 .733 31 10.3
Jake Costello G-F 26 6:02 175 Clarkson Tech’39 2 3 2 6 .000 8 4.0
Bud Clancy G-F 6:00 None 3 10 3 5 .600 23 7.7
John Schroeder G-F 23 6:01 175 Syracuse’39 3 1 0 2 .000 2 0.7
Herb Egan F-G    25 Colgate 2 0 0 4 .000 0 0.0

Known as the Troy Haymakers until merger with the Kingston franchise on December 19, 1939. Record at the time of the merger was 3-9.

Played home games at the State Armory in Troy, New York – Seating capacity – 3,500

 

TROY CELTICS  ABL 19-15 MARTY FRIEDMAN 3-9
BARNEY SEDRAN 16-6
    REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Chick Reiser F 23 5:11 165 NYU’35                  fr Kingston 21 41 47 129 6.1
Joe Polcha F 23 5:11 170 None 30 69 28 166 5.5
Bernie Fliegel C 21 6:03 195 CCNY’38                  fr Kingston 24 37 36 110 4.6
Sam Kaplan G 27 5:10 160 None                  fr Kingston 22 55 31 141 6.4
Mickey Kupperberg G 26 5:11 185 Minnesota’35 24 69 44 182 7.6
Moe Frankel G-F 26 5:11 190 None 32 49 30 128 4.0
Pete Berenson G-F 27 5:10 180 CCNY’34                  fr Kingston 26 35 34 104 4.0
Carlie Johnson G 30 5:08 150 None                  fr Kingston 26 31 22 84 3.2
Corky Stanton F 25 6:00 178 Union(NY)’33 19 8 13 29 1.5
Bob Synnott F-C 24 6:02 205 None   fr Baltimore/ to WB 8 8 4 20 2.5
Nick Shaback G 20 5:11 180 None            to Wilkes Barre 7 7 4 18 2.6
Harry Fitzpatrick G 25 None                    fr Jersey 16 6 4 16 1.0
Dave Bass C-F 28 6:01 200 None 7 5 4 14 2.0
Cy Boardman F 23 6:02 185 NYU’38                    to Jersey 9 5 2 12 1.3
Sol Kopitko C 25 6:06 CCNY’36 1 0 0 0 0.0
Irv Schneider C 6:03 LIU to Wilkes Barre
6-2         PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS   GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Chick Reiser F 23 5:11 165 NYU’35 8 19 17 55 6.9
Moe Frankel F-G 26 5:11 190 None 8 12 1 25 3.1
Bernie Fliegel C 21 6:03 195 CCNY’38 8 13 9 35 4.4
Sam Kaplan G 27 5:10 160 None 8 12 9 33 4.1
Mickey Kupperberg G 26 5:11 185 Minnesota’35 8 20 9 49 6.1
Harry Fitzpatrick G 25 None 8 8 10 26 3.3
Pete Berenson G-F 27 5:10 180 CCNY’34 7 5 6 16 2.3
Joe Polcha F 23 5:11 170 None 7 5 5 15 2.1
Carlie Johnson G 30 5:08 150 None 7 5 1 11 1.6
WASHINGTON BREWERS 2-1 MAC POSNACK
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM PTS Pct PTS AVG
Moe Dublier F 24 6:02 210 John Marshall’36 3 7 5 6 .833 19 6.3
Ben Goldfaden F-C-G 26 6:03 185 George Washington’37 3 6 4 4 1.000 16 5.3
Mike Bloom C 24 6:06 190 Temple’38 3 9 5 5 1.000 23 7.7
Phil Rabin G 26 5:09 160 LIU’35 3 11 9 10 .900 31 10.3
Mac Posnack F-G 30 5:11 190 St.John’s(NY)’31 3 1 3 5 .600 5 1.7
Ash Resnick F-G 23 6:02 200 NYU’40 3 3 2 4 .500 8 2.7
Bill Brownell C 6:06 235 None 2 0 0 2 .000 0 0.0
Whitey Wilson G-F 25 5:11 165 Pittsburgh’35 3 5 1 4 .250 11 3.7
Honey Russell G-F 38 5:11 185 3 0 1 3 .333 1 0.3

Played home games at Heurich Gym in Washington DC – Seating capacity -1,500

 

WASHINGTON BREWERS  ABL 19-14 MAC POSNACK
   REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Moe Dubilier F 24 6:02 210 John Marshall             fr Wilkes Barre 29 85 44 214 7.4
Ben Goldfaden F-C-G 26 6:03 185 George Washington’37 30 43 29 115 3.8
Mike Bloom C 24 6:06 190 Temple’38              fr Philadelphia 34 72 59 203 6.0
Phil Rabin G 26 5:09 160 LIU’35              fr Philadelphia 17 56 42 154 9.1
Ben Kramer G-F 25 6:01 190 LIU’37                  fr Kingston 25 29 24 82 3.3
Dixie Lee F-C 22 6:00 170 None   fr Wilkes Barre/Illness 21 23 21 67 3.2
Mac Posnack F-G 30 5:11 190 St.John’s(NY) 33 22 14 58 1.8
Whitey Wilson F-G 25 5:11 165 Pittsburgh’35 23 23 3 49 2.1
Kit Carson F-G 25 5:11 165 Washington & Lee’38 24 15 9 39 1.6
Jim Brown F 27 6:00 180 Temple’35 2 7 2 16 8.0
Ash Resnick F 23 6:02 200 NYU’40 8 5 5 15 1.9
Eddie Boyle C-G 22 6:03 180 Temple’39 6 4 2 10 1.7
Carroll Shore G-F 26 5:10 165 Georgetown(DC)’37 7 1 0 2 0.3
Billy Mitchell G 22 5:07 135 Wilson Teachers’ College 1 0 1 1 1.0
Ralph Bennie G 33 6:01 175 None 2 0 0 0 0.0
1-6       PLAYOFFS
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS  GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Moe Dubilier F 24 6:02 210 John Marshall 7 18 7 43 6.1
Ben Goldfaden F-C-G 26 6:03 185 George Washington’37 7 14 9 37 5.3
Mike Bloom C 24 6:06 190 Temple’38 7 9 9 27 3.9
Phil Rabin G 26 5:09 160 LIU’35 7 11 8 30 4.3
Ben Kramer G-F 25 6:01 190 LIU’37 7 11 8 30 4.3
Mac Posnack F-G 30 5:11 190 St.John’s(NY) 6 1 0 2 0.3
Whitey Wilson F-G 25 5:11 165 Pittsburgh’35 7 13 5 31 4.4
Ash Resnick F 23 6:02 200 NYU’40 6 6 3 15 2.5

 

WASHINGTON BREWERS  WBT 2-1 MAC POSNACK
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM PTS Pct PTS AVG
Moe Dubilier F 24 6:02 210 John Marshall’36 3 7 5 6 .833 19 6.3
Ben Goldfaden F-C-G 26 6:03 185 George Washington’37 3 6 4 4 1.000 16 5.3
Mike Bloom C 24 6:06 190 Temple’38 3 9 5 5 1.000 23 7.7
Phil Rabin G 26 5:09 160 LIU’35 3 11 9 10 .900 31 10.3
Mac Posnack F-G 30 5:11 190 St.John’s(NY)’31 3 1 3 5 .600 5 1.7
Ash Resnick F-G 23 6:02 200 NYU’40 3 3 2 4 .500 8 2.7
Bill Brownell C 6:06 235 None 2 0 0 2 .000 0 0.0
Whitey Wilson G-F 25 5:11 165 Pittsburgh’35 3 5 1 4 .250 11 3.7
Honey Russell G-F 38 5:11 185 3 0 1 3 .333 1 0.3

 

WATERLOO WONDERS  WBT 1-1 FRED WILE
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE  GA FGM FTM FGA Pct PTS AVG
Carl  Austing F 30 6:03 180 Cincinnati’35 2 4 2 10 5.0
Beryl Drummond F 21 6:01 185 None 2 4 4 12 6.0
Norm Wagner C 27 6:05 200 Missouri’33 2 10 4 24 12.0
Bill Hosket G 28 6:06 205 Ohio State’33 2 1 1 3 1.5
Bud Moodler G 28 6:04 215 Defiance’32 2 1 1 3 1.5
Curt McMahon F 25 6:00 150 None 2 1 2 4 2.0
Glenn Schlechty G-F 27 6:04 185 Findlay’32 2 2 0 4 2.0

Wilkes-Barre dropped out of the league on Febuary 2, 1940.

Played home games at the Ninth Infantry Armory in Wilkes -Barre, Pennsylvania – Seatnig capacity – 3,000

 

WILKES-BARRE BARONS  ABL 5-17 ALLIE SCHUCKMAN 3-5
HONEY RUSSELL 2-12
REGULAR SEASON
PLAYER POS AGE HGT WGT COLLEGE TRANSACTIONS     GA FGM FTM PTS AVG
Julie Bender F 25 5:11 175 LIU’37 to Baltimore
Bob Synnott F-C 24 6:02 205 None  fr Troy 13 9 10 28 2.2
Murray Heilwell C-G 25 6:03 180 St.John’s(NY) 15 17 3 37 2.5
Bibby Martens G-F 25 5:10 175 Panzer/John Marshall’36 to Baltimore
Allie Schuckman G 30 5:08 170 Syracuse/St.John’s(NY)’31 to Baltimore
Lou Lefkowitz F-C 22 5:11 175 CCNY’39 to New York
Ed Conaty G 28 5:11 165 St.Francis(NY)  fr Baltimore to Baltimore
Dixie Lee F-C 22 6:00 175 None to Washington
Moe Dubilier F 24 6:02 210 John Marshall’35 to Washington 8 25 20 70 8.8
Mickey Schoenfeld G 22 5:05 130 George Washington’37 10 23 14 60 6.0
Nick Shaback G 20 5:11 180 None fr Troy 13 14 7 35 2.7
Barney Wilk C-F 19 6:06 220 Essex County JC’39 9 15 4 34 3.8
Ray Bowman C 25 6:01 180 St.Thomas(Pa)’36 11 11 0 22 2.0
Honey Russell G-F 36 6:00 185 9 10 1 21 2.3
Red Paris F 21 5:08 150 CCNY’38 to NY Jewels 1 3 1 7 7.0
Ben Ford C-F  19  6:05  190  East Stroudburg STC’43 2 2 1 5 2.5
Irv Schneider C-G 6:03 LIU fr Troy 4 0 0 0 0
Lou Coopey F 25 6:02 160 None 2 0 0 0 0
Ed Coleman G-C     23 6:04 200 St.Thomas(Pa)’38 2 0 0 0 0
Manny Citrin G     23  None 1 0 0 0 0
John Buckley G Wilks JC 1 0 0 0 0
Art Heffner G 23 6:01 200 Kutztown STC 1 0 0 0 0
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