Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters
1961-1962 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster
|Player||Pos||HT||WT||YOS||Pre-Draft Team||Draft Status||Nationality|
|Walter Dukes||C||7-0||220||6||Seton Hall||1953 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|Johnny Egan||PG||5-11||180||0||Providence||1961 Rnd 2 Pick 3||United States|
|Bob Ferry||FC||6-8||230||2||Saint Louis||1959 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|Bailey Howell||SF||6-7||210||2||Mississippi State||1959 Rnd 1 Pick 2||United States|
|Willie Jones||G||6-3||185||1||Northwestern||1960 Rnd 5 Pick 4||United States|
|George Lee||G||6-3||-||1||Michigan||1959 Rnd 4 Pick 2||United States|
|Shellie McMillon||F||6-5||205||3||Bradley||1958 Rnd 6 Pick 3||United States|
|Jackie Moreland||F||6-7||215||1||LSU||1960 Rnd 1 Pick 4||United States|
|Chuck Noble||SG||6-4||200||6||Louisville||1954 Rnd 4 Pick 3||United States|
|Don Ohl||SG||6-3||190||1||Illinois||1958 Rnd 5 Pick 5||United States|
|Ray Scott||FC||6-9||215||0||Allentown (United States)||1961 Rnd 1 Pick 4||United States|
|Gene Shue||G||6-2||170||7||Maryland||1954 Rnd 1 Pick 3||United States|
1961-1962 Detroit Depth Chart
|Starters||G. Shue||D. Ohl||B. Howell||R. Scott||W. Dukes|
|Rotation||J. Egan||W. Jones||J. Moreland||B. Ferry|
|Lim PT||C. Noble|
1961-1962 Western Division Standings
|1||Los Angeles Lakers||54-26||-|
|4||St. Louis Hawks||29-51||25|
1961-1962 Detroit Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Bailey Howell||Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1962)
|Gene Shue||Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1962)
1961-1962 Detroit Season Stat Leaders
1961-1962 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Jackie Moreland was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1960 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Jackie Moreland signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1960.
|Acquired via Draft Rights Trade
Draft Rights to Chuck Noble, the #3 pick in the 4 Round of the 1954 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Fort Wayne Pistons from the Philadelphia Warriors on June 1, 1955. Chuck Noble signed a multi-year contract with the Fort Wayne Pistons on September 1, 1955.
Draft Rights to Don Ohl, the #5 pick in the 5 Round of the 1958 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Detroit Pistons from the Philadelphia Warriors on June 16, 1960. Don Ohl signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1960.
|Acquired via Trade
Walter Dukes was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Minneapolis Lakers on September 12, 1957.
Bob Ferry was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the St. Louis Hawks on June 16, 1960.
Gene Shue was acquired in a trade by the Fort Wayne Pistons from the New York Knicks on April 30, 1956.
1961-1962 Detroit Pistons Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Dick McGuire||Head Coach||1959-1960||N/A|
|Francis Smith||General Manager||1961-1962||N/A|