Baltimore Bullets (BAA) Playoff Rosters

1947-1948 Baltimore Bullets (BAA) Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
John Abramovic PG 6-3 195 Feb 19, 1919 29 Salem International 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Herm Fuetsch PG 6-0 170 Jul 16, 1918 29   0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Kleggie Hermsen FC 6-9 225 Mar 12, 1923 25   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Paul Hoffman GF 6-2 195 Apr 12, 1925 22 Purdue 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 5, Pick 2, Toronto Huskies
Buddy Jeannette PG 5-11 175 Sep 15, 1917 30 Washington & Jefferson 0 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Herm Klotz PG 5-7 150 Oct 21, 1921 26 Villanova 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Grady Lewis C 6-7 215 Mar 25, 1917 31   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Carl Meinhold PG 6-2 185 Mar 29, 1926 21 Long Island 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chick Reiser PG 5-11 165 Dec 17, 1914 33   0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 9, Pick 5, Baltimore Bullets (BAA)
Dick Schulz PG 6-2 192 Jan 3, 1917 31 Wisconsin 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Paul Seymour GF 6-1 180 Jan 30, 1928 20 Toledo 0 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Connie Simmons PF 6-8 222 Mar 15, 1925 23   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted

1947-1948 Playoff Matchups

DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals San Francisco Warriors Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 6
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Washington Capitols CHI in 1
Division Tiebreaker Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 1
Quarterfinals Baltimore Bullets (BAA) New York Knicks BAL in 3
Quarterfinals Boston Celtics Chicago Stags CHI in 3
Semifinals St. Louis Bombers San Francisco Warriors PHI in 7
Semifinals Chicago Stags Baltimore Bullets (BAA) BAL in 2

1947-1948 Baltimore Playoff Stats

Player GP PTS AST
Connie Simmons 11 17.1 1.0
Paul Hoffman 11 11.7 0.6
Kleggie Hermsen 11 11.0 1.1
Chick Reiser 11 9.4 0.6
Buddy Jeannette 11 8.8 1.1
Dick Schulz 11 7.5 0.6
Grady Lewis 11 6.2 0.8
Carl Meinhold 11 3.6 0.0
Herm Fuetsch 9 1.3 0.0
Herm Klotz 6 1.0 0.2

1947-1948 Baltimore Bullets (BAA) NBA Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Baltimore Leaders Philadelphia Leaders
Apr 10, 1948
@
Philadelphia
L, 71-60 Philadelphia Arena
NBA Finals
0-1 N/A N/A
Apr 13, 1948
@
Philadelphia
W, 63-66 Philadelphia Arena
NBA Finals
1-1 N/A N/A
Apr 15, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
W, 72-70 Baltimore Coliseum
NBA Finals
2-1 N/A N/A
Apr 17, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
W, 78-75 Baltimore Coliseum
NBA Finals
3-1 N/A N/A
Apr 20, 1948
@
Philadelphia
L, 91-82 Philadelphia Arena
NBA Finals
3-2 N/A N/A
Apr 21, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
W, 88-73 Baltimore Coliseum
NBA Finals
4-2 N/A N/A

1947-1948 Baltimore Bullets (BAA) Division Tiebreaker Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Baltimore Leaders Philadelphia Leaders
Mar 25, 1948
@
Chicago
W, 72-75 Chicago Stadium
Division Tiebreaker
1-0 N/A N/A

1947-1948 Baltimore Bullets (BAA) Quarterfinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Baltimore Leaders New York Leaders
Mar 27, 1948
v.
New York
W, 85-81 Baltimore Coliseum
Quarterfinals
1-0 PTS: 34. C. Simmons
PTS: 21. Bud Palmer
Mar 28, 1948
@
New York
L, 79-69 Madison Square Garden
Quarterfinals
1-1 PTS: 23. C. Simmons
PTS: 18. Bud Palmer
Apr 1, 1948
v.
New York
W, 84-77 Baltimore Coliseum
Quarterfinals
2-1 PTS: 22. C. Simmons
PTS: 18. S. Tanenbaum

1947-1948 Baltimore Bullets (BAA) Semifinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Baltimore Leaders Chicago Leaders
Apr 7, 1948
@
Chicago
W, 67-73 Chicago Stadium
Semifinals
1-0 PTS: 19. Paul Hoffman
PTS: 15. M. Zaslofsky
Apr 8, 1948
v.
Chicago
W, 89-72 Baltimore Coliseum
Semifinals
2-0 PTS: 18. Chick Reiser
PTS: 27. Stan Miasek