Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

1964-1965 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
Donnie Butcher G 6-2 200 3 Pikeville 1961 Rnd 7 Pick 1 United States
Joe Caldwell GF 6-5 195 0 Arizona State 1964 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States
Dave DeBusschere F 6-6 220 2 Detroit-Mercy 1962 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
Terry Dischinger GF 6-7 189 2 Purdue 1962 Rnd 2 Pick 1 United States
Bob Duffy G 6-3 165 2 Colgate 1962 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States
Reggie Harding C 7-0 249 1 - 1963 Rnd 6 Pick 4 United States
Willie Jones G 6-3 185 4 Northwestern 1960 Rnd 5 Pick 4 United States
Don Kojis SF 6-3 202 1 Marquette 1961 Rnd 2 Pick 12 United States
Eddie Miles SG 6-4 195 1 Seattle 1963 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Jackie Moreland F 6-7 215 4 LSU 1960 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Hub Reed C 6-9 215 6 Oklahoma City 1958 Rnd 2 Pick 7 United States
Ray Scott FC 6-9 215 3 Allentown (United States) 1961 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States
Rod Thorn G 6-4 195 1 West Virginia 1963 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States

1964-1965 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters E. Miles D. DeBusschere T. Dischinger R. Scott R. Harding
Rotation   R. Thorn J. Caldwell   H. Reed
Rotation   D. Butcher J. Moreland    
Rotation   W. Jones D. Kojis    
Rotation   B. Duffy      

1964-1965 Western Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Los Angeles Lakers49-31-
2St. Louis Hawks45-354
3Baltimore Bullets37-4312
4Detroit Pistons31-4918
5San Francisco Warriors17-6332

1964-1965 Detroit Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Joe Caldwell All-Rookie First Team (1965)
Terry Dischinger Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1965)

1964-1965 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Terry Dischinger 80 33.7 18.2 6.0 2.5
Dave DeBusschere 79 35.1 16.7 11.1 3.2
Eddie Miles 76 27.3 13.7 3.4 2.1
Ray Scott 66 32.8 15.5 9.6 3.6
Reggie Harding 78 34.6 12.0 11.6 2.3
Rod Thorn 74 23.9 11.0 3.6 2.2
Joe Caldwell 66 23.4 10.7 6.7 1.8
Don Kojis 65 12.9 6.5 3.7 1.0
Donnie Butcher 71 16.3 5.8 2.8 1.7
Jackie Moreland 54 13.6 5.0 3.4 1.3
Hub Reed 62 12.1 3.4 3.3 0.6
Willie Jones 12 8.4 3.7 0.8 0.6
Bob Duffy 4 6.5 3.5 1.0 1.2

1964-1965 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Joe Caldwell was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 1964 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Joe Caldwell signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1964.

Dave DeBusschere with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1964.

Reggie Harding was selected as the #4 pick in the 6 Round of the 1963 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Reggie Harding signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on January 19, 1964.

Willie Jones was selected as the #4 pick in the 5 Round of the 1960 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Willie Jones signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1960.

Eddie Miles was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1963 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Eddie Miles signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1963.

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.

Ray Scott was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1961 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Ray Scott signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 1, 1961.

Acquired via Trade

Donnie Butcher was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the New York Knicks on December 15, 1963.

Terry Dischinger was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Washington Wizards on June 9, 1964.

Bob Duffy was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the New York Knicks on December 16, 1963.

Don Kojis was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Washington Wizards on June 9, 1964.

Hub Reed was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the New York Knicks on May 1, 1964.

Rod Thorn was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Washington Wizards on June 9, 1964.

1964-1965 Detroit Pistons Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Fred Zollner Owner 1948-1949 N/A
Dave DeBusschere Head Coach 1964-1965 N/A
Don Wattrick General Manager 1964-1965 N/A