1952-1953 Indianapolis Olympians Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Conference Semi Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Indianapolis Leaders Minneapolis Leaders PPP
Mar 22, 1953
@
Minneapolis
L, 85 - 69 Minneapolis Auditorium
Conference Semi Finals
0-1 PTS: 22. Joe Graboski
PTS: 18. V. Mikkelsen
287.9 - 233.7
Mar 23, 1953
v.
Minneapolis
L, 79 - 81 Hinkle Fieldhouse
Conference Semi Finals
0-2 PTS: 17. Paul Walther
PTS: 16. Jim Pollard
277.7 - 284.8

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Indianapolis Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 31, 1952
v.
Boston
L, 68 - 83
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 20. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 22. Bob Cousy
265.2 - 323.7
Nov 1, 1952
@
Milwaukee
L, 73 - 71
Regular Season
0-2 PTS: 20. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 17. Mel Hutchins
286.9 - 299.5
Nov 7, 1952
v.
Rochester
L, 63 - 65
Regular Season
0-3 PTS: 22. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 14. Bob Davies
292.1 - 301.4
Nov 8, 1952
@
Rochester
L, 99 - 96
Regular Season
0-4 PTS: 22. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 31. Odie Spears
289.6 - 280.8
Nov 9, 1952
@
Fort Wayne
L, 74 - 71
Regular Season
0-5 PTS: 16. Paul Walther
PTS: 18. F. Brian
284.1 - 272.6
Nov 11, 1952
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 78 - 63
Regular Season
1-5 PTS: 23. Joe Graboski
PTS: 16. Larry Foust
287.0 - 231.8
Nov 14, 1952
@
Philadelphia
W, 71 - 77
Regular Season
2-5 PTS: 17. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 13. N. Johnston
337.5 - 366.0
Nov 15, 1952
v.
Philadelphia
W, 79 - 76
Regular Season
3-5 PTS: 18. Joe Graboski
PTS: 20. N. Johnston
360.6 - 346.9
Nov 16, 1952
@
Syracuse
L, 84 - 78
Regular Season
3-6 PTS: 15. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 27. D. Schayes
339.0 - 314.8
Nov 18, 1952
v.
New York
W, 100 - 90
Regular Season
4-6 PTS: 23. Joe Graboski
PTS: 22. Vince Boryla
379.9 - 341.9
Nov 20, 1952
v.
New York
L, 67 - 72
Regular Season
4-7 PTS: 21. Joe Graboski
PTS: 16. H. Gallatin
319.5 - 329.0
Nov 22, 1952
@
Boston
L, 96 - 91
Regular Season
4-8 PTS: 24. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 23. Ed Macauley
402.4 - 381.5
Nov 23, 1952
@
Baltimore
W, 90 - 100
Regular Season
5-8 PTS: 23. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 19. G. Kaftan
333.6 - 370.6
Nov 25, 1952
v.
Milwaukee
L, 66 - 78
Regular Season
5-9 PTS: 14. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 15. G. Ratkovicz
281.6 - 332.8
Nov 27, 1952
@
Minneapolis
L, 90 - 69
Regular Season
5-10 PTS: 19. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 19. V. Mikkelsen
300.8 - 230.6
Nov 28, 1952
v.
Minneapolis
L, 82 - 97
Regular Season
5-11 PTS: 22. Joe Graboski
PTS: 22. S. Martin
282.3 - 333.9
Nov 29, 1952
@
New York
L, 94 - 72
Regular Season
5-12 PTS: 15. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 16. E. Vandeweghe
364.5 - 279.2
Dec 2, 1952
v.
Rochester
W, 85 - 76
Regular Season
6-12 PTS: 19. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 14. Odie Spears
328.9 - 294.1
Dec 5, 1952
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 84 - 74
Regular Season
7-12 PTS: 17. Paul Walther
PTS: 27. Larry Foust
321.6 - 283.3
Dec 6, 1952
@
Rochester
L, 82 - 79
Regular Season
7-13 PTS: 18. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 29. Arnie Risen
329.1 - 317.1
Dec 8, 1952
v.
Minneapolis
W, 81 - 76
Regular Season
8-13 PTS: 20. Joe Graboski
PTS: 25. George Mikan
320.1 - 300.3
Dec 9, 1952
v.
Syracuse
L, 70 - 87
Regular Season
8-14 PTS: 20. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 21. D. Schayes
316.6 - 393.5
Dec 12, 1952
v.
Milwaukee
W, 63 - 49
Regular Season
9-14 PTS: 19. Paul Walther
PTS: 10. Jack Nichols
278.3 - 216.4
Dec 14, 1952
@
Fort Wayne
L, 86 - 71
Regular Season
9-15 PTS: 14. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 27. Larry Foust
328.4 - 271.1
Dec 16, 1952
v.
Rochester
L, 71 - 84
Regular Season
9-16 PTS: 15. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 17. Bobby Wanzer
346.3 - 409.7
Dec 19, 1952
v.
Minneapolis
L, 69 - 87
Regular Season
9-17 PTS: 14. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 22. S. Martin
284.7 - 358.9
Dec 21, 1952
v.
Rochester
L, 65 - 83
Regular Season
9-18 PTS: 16. Mel Payton
PTS: 21. Odie Spears
280.6 - 358.3
Dec 23, 1952
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 72 - 59
Regular Season
10-18 PTS: 19. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 14. Fred Schaus
322.8 - 264.5
Dec 25, 1952
@
Minneapolis
L, 90 - 73
Regular Season
10-19 PTS: 16. Mel Payton
PTS: 20. George Mikan
293.5 - 238.1
Dec 26, 1952
v.
Boston
W, 85 - 74
Regular Season
11-19 PTS: 25. Joe Graboski
PTS: 20. Bill Sharman
305.9 - 266.3
Dec 27, 1952
@
Rochester
L, 94 - 73
Regular Season
11-20 PTS: 22. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 27. Bobby Wanzer
295.6 - 229.6
Dec 28, 1952
@
Syracuse
L, 84 - 73
Regular Season
11-21 PTS: 12. Joe Graboski
PTS: 18. Red Rocha
506.5 - 440.2
Dec 30, 1952
v.
Minneapolis
W, 74 - 69
Regular Season
12-21 PTS: 19. Joe Graboski
PTS: 16. George Mikan
301.1 - 280.8
Dec 31, 1952
@
Fort Wayne
L, 91 - 85
Regular Season
12-22 PTS: 22. Mel Payton
PTS: 25. Larry Foust
294.9 - 275.4
Jan 2, 1953
v.
Baltimore
W, 73 - 66
Regular Season
13-22 PTS: 24. Joe Graboski
PTS: 15. Ray Lumpp
359.6 - 325.1
Jan 3, 1953
@
Boston
L, 78 - 63
Regular Season
13-23 PTS: 17. Joe Graboski
PTS: 20. Bob Cousy
357.0 - 288.3
Jan 6, 1953
v.
Philadelphia
L, 71 - 76
Regular Season
13-24 PTS: 15. Joe Graboski
PTS: 26. N. Johnston
277.6 - 297.1
Jan 9, 1953
v.
New York
L, 54 - 58
Regular Season
13-25 PTS: 15. Gene Rhodes
PTS: 16. Carl Braun
319.5 - 343.2
Jan 11, 1953
@
Fort Wayne
L, 72 - 68
Regular Season
13-26 PTS: 16. Gene Rhodes
PTS: 17. Larry Foust
323.7 - 305.8
Jan 15, 1953
v.
Milwaukee
W, 75 - 68
Regular Season
14-26 PTS: 22. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 22. Jack Nichols
348.8 - 316.3
Jan 16, 1953
@
Fort Wayne
L, 75 - 68
Regular Season
14-27 PTS: 15. Joe Graboski
PTS: 15. Larry Foust
295.6 - 268.0
Jan 17, 1953
@
Baltimore
L, 82 - 66
Regular Season
14-28 PTS: 17. Mel Payton
PTS: 27. D. Barksdale
279.7 - 225.1
Jan 18, 1953
v.
Philadelphia
W, 76 - 74
Regular Season
15-28 PTS: 16. Paul Walther
PTS: 23. N. Johnston
273.6 - 266.4
Jan 20, 1953
v.
Rochester
W, 70 - 59
Regular Season
16-28 PTS: 15. Joe Graboski
PTS: 10. Odie Spears
264.8 - 223.2
Jan 23, 1953
v.
Boston
W, 90 - 85
Regular Season
17-28 PTS: 20. Joe Graboski
PTS: 24. Ed Macauley
331.9 - 313.5
Jan 24, 1953
@
Milwaukee
L, 72 - 64
Regular Season
17-29 PTS: 22. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 27. Jack Nichols
342.2 - 304.2
Jan 27, 1953
v.
Syracuse
W, 76 - 72
Regular Season
18-29 PTS: 18. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 21. N. Jorgensen
315.2 - 298.6
Jan 31, 1953
@
Baltimore
L, 97 - 90
Regular Season
18-30 PTS: 24. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 18. D. Henriksen
380.0 - 352.6
Feb 3, 1953
v.
Minneapolis
W, 96 - 93
Regular Season
19-30 PTS: 27. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 29. George Mikan
311.1 - 301.4
Feb 5, 1953
@
Fort Wayne
L, 68 - 63
Regular Season
19-31 PTS: 21. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 19. Andy Phillip
332.8 - 308.3
Feb 6, 1953
v.
New York
L, 73 - 84
Regular Season
19-32 PTS: 14. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 21. Nat Clifton
400.2 - 460.5
Feb 8, 1953
@
Minneapolis
L, 71 - 67
Regular Season
19-33 PTS: 20. Paul Walther
PTS: 24. George Mikan
288.1 - 271.9
Feb 10, 1953
v.
Baltimore
W, 88 - 83
Regular Season
20-33 PTS: 19. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 20. Eddie Miller
342.1 - 322.6
Feb 11, 1953
v.
Milwaukee
L, 65 - 67
Regular Season
20-34 PTS: 10. Bob Lavoy
PTS: 17. Dave Minor
347.5 - 358.2
Feb 13, 1953
v.
Syracuse
L, 86 - 89
Regular Season
20-35 PTS: 19. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 20. D. Schayes
268.4 - 277.7
Feb 14, 1953
@
New York
L, 91 - 79
Regular Season
20-36 PTS: 22. Zeke Zawoluk
PTS: 22. Vince Boryla
428.1 - 371.7
Feb 15, 1953
@
Boston
L, 89 - 76
Regular Season
20-37 PTS: 26. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 20. Ed Macauley
308.4 - 263.4
Feb 17, 1953
v.
Philadelphia
W, 80 - 77
Regular Season
21-37 PTS: 23. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 32. N. Johnston
276.1 - 265.7
Feb 20, 1953
v.
Baltimore
W, 59 - 58
Regular Season
22-37 PTS: 17. Mel Payton
PTS: 15. D. Henriksen
313.2 - 307.9
Feb 21, 1953
v.
Milwaukee
L, 60 - 61
Regular Season
22-38 PTS: 22. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 26. Mel Hutchins
304.6 - 309.6
Feb 22, 1953
@
Milwaukee
L, 71 - 64
Regular Season
22-39 PTS: 18. Gene Rhodes
PTS: 15. Jack Nichols
309.0 - 278.5
Feb 24, 1953
v.
Milwaukee
W, 71 - 69
Regular Season
23-39 PTS: 16. Zeke Zawoluk
PTS: 19. Jack Nichols
311.7 - 303.0
Mar 3, 1953
v.
Philadelphia
W, 90 - 73
Regular Season
24-39 PTS: 26. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 23. N. Johnston
388.1 - 314.8
Mar 6, 1953
v.
Fort Wayne
L, 64 - 73
Regular Season
24-40 PTS: 20. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 23. Andy Phillip
313.2 - 357.2
Mar 9, 1953
v.
Minneapolis
W, 95 - 83
Regular Season
25-40 PTS: 19. Mel Payton
PTS: 22. V. Mikkelsen
305.3 - 266.8
Mar 10, 1953
v.
Rochester
L, 59 - 61
Regular Season
25-41 PTS: 16. Joe Graboski
PTS: 15. Arnie Risen
291.6 - 301.5
Mar 13, 1953
v.
Milwaukee
W, 52 - 50
Regular Season
26-41 PTS: 12. L. Barnhorst
PTS: 14. Bill Calhoun
314.0 - 301.9
Mar 14, 1953
@
Rochester
W, 82 - 90
Regular Season
27-41 PTS: 25. Joe Graboski
PTS: 17. Bobby Wanzer
301.7 - 331.1
Mar 15, 1953
@
Syracuse
L, 84 - 68
Regular Season
27-42 PTS: 19. Joe Graboski
PTS: 30. D. Schayes
339.0 - 274.4
Mar 17, 1953
v.
Minneapolis
L, 71 - 73
Regular Season
27-43 PTS: 23. Joe Graboski
PTS: 14. Jim Pollard
290.6 - 298.8
Mar 18, 1953
@
Milwaukee
W, 69 - 74
Regular Season
28-43 PTS: 18. Bill Tosheff
PTS: 14. G. Ratkovicz
259.0 - 277.8