St. Louis Bombers Playoff Rosters

1947-1948 St. Louis Bombers Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Bob Doll SF 6-5 195 Aug 10, 1919 28 Colorado 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Johnny Logan PG 6-2 175 Jan 1, 1921 27   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Don Martin FC 6-7 210 Feb 7, 1920 28 Central Missouri 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Ariel Maughan SG 6-4 188 Apr 26, 1923 24   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Buddy O'Grady PG 5-11 170 Jan 19, 1920 28 Georgetown 1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Don Putman PG 6-1 170 Nov 13, 1922 25   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Red Rocha FC 6-9 185 Sep 18, 1923 24 Oregon State 0 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 2, Pick 2, Toronto Huskies
Irv Rothenberg SF 6-7 215 Dec 31, 1921 26 Long Island 1 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 6, Pick 7, Washington Capitols
Giff Roux GF 6-5 194 Jun 28, 1923 24   1 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Belus Smawley PG 6-1 180 Mar 20, 1918 30   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 St. Louis Playoff Stats

Player GP PTS AST
Red Rocha 7 11.4 0.9
Ariel Maughan 7 11.4 0.1
Belus Smawley 6 11.0 0.3
Johnny Logan 5 11.2 1.6
Bob Doll 7 7.1 0.7
Buddy O'Grady 7 3.6 0.0
Don Putman 7 3.3 0.7
Irv Rothenberg 5 2.8 0.0
Don Martin 5 2.2 0.2
Giff Roux 5 1.4 0.0

1947-1948 St. Louis Bombers Semifinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record St. Louis Leaders Philadelphia Leaders
Mar 23, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
W, 60-58 St. Louis Arena
Semifinals
1-0 PTS: 21. B. Smawley
PTS: 18. Joe Fulks
Mar 25, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
L, 64-65 St. Louis Arena
Semifinals
1-1 PTS: 13. B. Smawley
PTS: 20. G. Senesky
Mar 27, 1948
@
Philadelphia
L, 84-56 Philadelphia Arena
Semifinals
1-2 PTS: 16. A. Maughan
PTS: 30. Joe Fulks
Mar 30, 1948
@
Philadelphia
W, 51-56 Philadelphia Arena
Semifinals
2-2 PTS: 19. Red Rocha
PTS: 21. Joe Fulks
Apr 1, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
W, 69-62 St. Louis Arena
Semifinals
3-2 PTS: 22. Red Rocha
PTS: 17. Joe Fulks
Apr 3, 1948
@
Philadelphia
L, 84-61 Philadelphia Arena
Semifinals
3-3 PTS: 11. Red Rocha
PTS: 23. Joe Fulks
Apr 6, 1948
v.
Philadelphia
L, 46-85 St. Louis Arena
Semifinals
3-4 PTS: 18. Johnny Logan
PTS: 15. Joe Fulks