Atlanta Hawks Regular Season Rosters

1973-1974 Atlanta Hawks Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Walt Bellamy C 6-11 225 12 Indiana 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
Steve Bracey G 6-1 175 1 Tulsa 1972 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States
John Brown SF 6-7 220 0 Missouri 1973 Rnd 1 Pick 10 Germany / United States
Herm Gilliam G 6-3 190 4 Purdue 1969 Rnd 1 Pick 8 United States
Lou Hudson GF 6-5 210 7 Minnesota 1966 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Tom Ingelsby PG 6-3 180 0 Villanova 1973 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States
Dwight Jones FC 6-10 210 0 Houston 1973 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
Bob Kauffman FC 6-8 240 5 Guilford 1968 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Pete Maravich GF 6-5 197 3 LSU 1970 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
Dean Meminger PG 6-0 175 2 Marquette 1971 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
Dale Schlueter C 6-10 255 5 Colorado State 1967 Rnd 6 Pick 8 United States
John Tschogl SF 6-6 206 1 UC Santa Barbara 1972 Rnd 4 Pick 13 United States
Jim Washington PF 6-6 210 8 Villanova 1965 Rnd 1 Pick 6 United States
John Wetzel GF 6-5 190 4 Virginia Tech 1966 Rnd 8 Pick 7 United States

1973-1974 Atlanta Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters H. Gilliam P. Maravich L. Hudson J. Washington W. Bellamy
Rotation T. Ingelsby S. Bracey J. Brown D. Jones D. Schlueter
Rotation     J. Wetzel    
Rotation     J. Tschogl    

1973-1974 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Capital Bullets47-35-
2Atlanta Hawks35-4712
3Houston Rockets32-5015
4Cleveland Cavaliers29-5318

1973-1974 Atlanta Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
John Brown All-Rookie First Team (1974)
Pete Maravich Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1974)
Lou Hudson Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1974)

1973-1974 Atlanta Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK
Pete Maravich 76 38.2 27.7 4.9 5.2 1.5 0.2
Lou Hudson 65 39.8 25.4 5.4 3.3 2.5 0.4
Walt Bellamy 77 31.7 13.1 9.6 2.5 0.7 0.6
Herm Gilliam 62 32.3 14.1 4.3 5.7 2.2 0.3
Jim Washington 73 34.5 10.0 10.1 2.1 0.7 1.0
John Brown 77 22.3 9.3 5.7 1.5 0.4 0.2
Dwight Jones 74 19.6 8.0 6.1 1.2 0.4 0.9
Steve Bracey 75 19.5 7.3 1.9 3.1 0.8 0.1
John Wetzel 70 17.6 3.6 2.4 2.0 1.0 0.3
Dale Schlueter 57 9.6 2.9 2.7 0.8 0.4 0.4
Tom Ingelsby 48 8.3 2.7 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.1
John Tschogl 64 7.8 2.0 1.2 0.5 0.3 0.3

1973-1974 Atlanta Hawks Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Steve Bracey was selected as the #8 pick in the Second Round of the 1972 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks. Steve Bracey signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks on August 15, 1972.

John Brown was selected as the #10 pick in the First Round of the 1973 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks. John Brown signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks on September 1, 1973.

Lou Hudson was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1966 NBA Draft by the St. Louis Hawks. Lou Hudson signed a multi-year contract with the St. Louis Hawks on September 1, 1966.

Tom Ingelsby was selected as the #9 pick in the Second Round of the 1973 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks. Tom Ingelsby signed a contract with the Atlanta Hawks on September 1, 1973.

Dwight Jones was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 1973 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks. Dwight Jones signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks on September 1, 1973.

Pete Maravich was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 1970 NBA Draft by the Atlanta Hawks. Pete Maravich signed a multi-year contract with the Atlanta Hawks on April 1, 1970.

Acquired via Trade

Walt Bellamy was acquired in a trade by the Atlanta Hawks from the Detroit Pistons on February 2, 1970.

Herm Gilliam was acquired in a trade by the Atlanta Hawks from the Buffalo Braves on July 26, 1971.

Dale Schlueter was acquired in a trade by the Atlanta Hawks from the Philadelphia Sixers on April 18, 1973.

Jim Washington was acquired in a trade by the Atlanta Hawks from the Philadelphia Sixers on November 20, 1971.

Acquired via Free Agency

John Tschogl signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks on February 26, 1973.

John Wetzel signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Atlanta Hawks on January 15, 1973.

1973-1974 Atlanta Hawks Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tom Cousins Owner 1968-1969 N/A
Pat Williams General Manager 1973-1974 General Manager (Chicago Bulls, 1969 to 1973)
Cotton Fitzsimmons Head Coach 1972-1973 Head Coach (Phoenix Suns, 1970 to 1972)
Jack Ramsay Head Coach 1972-1973 Head Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 1968 to 1972)