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Fort Wayne Pistons

1950-51 Fort Wayne Pistons Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 32-36
Finished 3rd in the NBA's Western Division

Postseason: 1-2
Lost division semi-finals

Division Semifinals - Lost to Rochester Royals 2-1

Coach: Murray Mendenhall (32-36)

1950-51 Fort Wayne Pistons Roster
1950-51 Fort Wayne Pistons Game-by-Game Results

The Fort Wayne Pistons of the National Basketball Association ended the 1950-51 season with a record of 32 wins and 36 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Western Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 1-2. Murray Mendenhall coached the team. The 1950-51 Fort Wayne Pistons lost in the division semi-finals.


Player Totals:

Shooting Rebounds
Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Tot Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Fred Schaus F 68 0 918 312 484 404 0 0 495 184 0 0 0 240 1028
Larry Foust C-F 68 0 944 327 396 261 0 0 681 90 0 0 0 247 915
Jack Kerris F-C 68 0 689 255 295 201 0 0 477 181 0 0 0 253 711
Ralph Johnson G 68 0 737 235 162 114 0 0 275 183 0 0 0 247 584
John Oldham G 68 0 597 199 292 171 0 0 242 127 0 0 0 242 569
Duane Klueh G 61 0 458 157 184 135 0 0 183 82 0 0 0 143 449
Curly Armstrong G-F 38 0 232 72 90 58 0 0 89 77 0 0 0 97 202
Jim Riffey F 35 0 185 65 26 20 0 0 61 16 0 0 0 54 150
Ken Murray G-F 14 0 152 46 51 42 0 0 65 52 0 0 0 24 134
Art Burris F 33 0 113 28 36 21 0 0 106 27 0 0 0 51 77
Totals 521 0 0 5025 1696 0 0 2016 1427 0 0 2674 1019 0 0 0 1598 4819

Player Averages Per Game:

Shooting Rebounds
Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Tot Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Fred Schaus F 68 0.0 .340 .000 .835 0.0 0.0 7.3 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.5 15.1
Larry Foust C-F 68 0.0 .346 .000 .659 0.0 0.0 10.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 13.5
Jack Kerris F-C 68 0.0 .370 .000 .681 0.0 0.0 7.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.7 10.5
Ken Murray G-F 14 0.0 .303 .000 .824 0.0 0.0 4.6 3.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 9.6
Ralph Johnson G 68 0.0 .319 .000 .704 0.0 0.0 4.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 8.6
John Oldham G 68 0.0 .333 .000 .586 0.0 0.0 3.6 1.9 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.6 8.4
Duane Klueh G 61 0.0 .343 .000 .734 0.0 0.0 3.0 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 7.4
Curly Armstrong G-F 38 0.0 .310 .000 .644 0.0 0.0 2.3 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6 5.3
Jim Riffey F 35 0.0 .351 .000 .769 0.0 0.0 1.7 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 4.3
Art Burris F 33 0.0 .248 .000 .583 0.0 0.0 3.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 2.3
Totals 521 0 0.0 .338 .000 .708 0.0 0.0 39.3 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 23.5 70.9

Postseason - Player Totals:

Shooting Rebounds
Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Tot Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Fred Schaus F 3 0 44 17 11 9 0 0 16 10 0 0 0 10 43
Larry Foust C-F 3 0 45 14 10 8 0 0 37 5 0 0 0 5 36
Don Otten C 3 0 26 8 16 13 0 0 19 8 0 0 0 15 29
Ken Murray G-F 3 0 48 11 5 4 0 0 14 10 0 0 0 7 26
Dick Mehen F-C-G 3 0 29 12 4 2 0 0 14 3 0 0 0 9 26
Ralph Johnson G 3 0 32 12 2 1 0 0 7 7 0 0 0 17 25
Jack Kerris F-C 3 0 26 9 10 5 0 0 20 10 0 0 0 15 23
John Oldham G 3 0 16 6 10 5 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 13 17
Curly Armstrong G-F 3 0 19 7 1 1 0 0 7 5 0 0 0 8 15
Duane Klueh G 2 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 3 2
Totals 29 0 0 291 97 0 0 69 48 0 0 142 66 0 0 0 102 242

Postseason - Player Averages Per Game:

Shooting Rebounds
Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Tot Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Fred Schaus F 3 0.0 .386 .000 .818 0.0 0.0 5.3 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.3 14.3
Larry Foust C-F 3 0.0 .311 .000 .800 0.0 0.0 12.3 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.7 12.0
Don Otten C 3 0.0 .308 .000 .813 0.0 0.0 6.3 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 9.7
Ken Murray G-F 3 0.0 .229 .000 .800 0.0 0.0 4.7 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.3 8.7
Dick Mehen F-C-G 3 0.0 .414 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 4.7 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.0 8.7
Ralph Johnson G 3 0.0 .375 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 2.3 2.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.7 8.3
Jack Kerris F-C 3 0.0 .346 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 6.7 3.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 7.7
John Oldham G 3 0.0 .375 .000 .500 0.0 0.0 1.7 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 5.7
Curly Armstrong G-F 3 0.0 .368 .000 1.000 0.0 0.0 2.3 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.7 5.0
Duane Klueh G 2 0.0 .167 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 1.5 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.5 1.0
Totals 29 0 0.0 .333 .000 .696 0.0 0.0 47.3 22.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 34.0 80.7