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Minneapolis Lakers

1954-55 Minneapolis Lakers Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 40-32
Finished 2nd in the NBA's Western Division

Postseason: 3-4
Lost division finals

Division Semifinals - Defeated Rochester Royals 2-1

Division Finals - Lost to Fort Wayne Pistons 3-1

Coach: John Kundla (40-32)

1954-55 Statistics
1954-55 Game-by-Game Results

The Minneapolis Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1954-55 season with a record of 40 wins and 32 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 3-4. John Kundla coached the team. The 1954-55 Minneapolis Lakers lost in the division finals.


PlayerPos.Birth DateHeightWeightCollege
Bob CarneyGAugust 3, 19326'3"170Bradley
Lew HitchF-CJuly 16, 19296'8"200Kansas State
Jim HolsteinF-GSeptember 24, 19306'2"180Cincinnati
Ed KalafatC-FOctober 13, 19326'6"245Minnesota
Clyde LovelletteC-FSeptember 7, 19296'9"230Kansas
Slater MartinGOctober 22, 19255'10"170Texas
Vern MikkelsenF-COctober 21, 19286'7"225Hamline
Jim PollardF-C-GJuly 9, 19226'3"185Stanford
Dick SchnittkerFMay 27, 19286'5"200Ohio State
Whitey SkoogGNovember 2, 19265'11"180Minnesota
Don SunderlageGDecember 20, 19296'1"180Illinois