Syracuse Nationals Playoff Rosters

1957-1958 Syracuse Nationals Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Al Bianchi PG 6-3 185 Mar 26, 1932 25 Bowling Green 1 1954 Rnd 2, Pick 9, Minneapolis Lakers
Ed Conlin SF 6-5 200 Sep 2, 1933 24 Fordham 2 1955 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Syracuse Nationals
Larry Costello PG 6-1 186 Jul 2, 1931 26 Niagara 2 1954 Rnd 2, Pick 3, Philadelphia Warriors
Bob Harrison PG 6-1 190 Aug 12, 1927 30 Michigan 8 1949 NBA Draft, Rnd 2, Pick 11, Minneapolis Lakers
Bob Hopkins SF 6-7 205 Nov 3, 1934 23 Grambling State 1 1956 Rnd 10, Pick 5, Syracuse Nationals
Red Kerr FC 6-9 230 Jul 17, 1932 25 Illinois 3 1954 Rnd 1, Pick 6, Syracuse Nationals
Earl Lloyd SF 6-5 225 Apr 3, 1928 29 West Virginia State 6 1950 NBA Draft, Rnd 9, Pick 5, Washington Capitols
Togo Palazzi SF 6-4 205 Aug 8, 1932 25 Holy Cross 3 1954 Rnd 1, Pick 5, Boston Celtics
Dolph Schayes FC 6-7 195 May 19, 1928 29 NYU 8 1948 NBA Draft, Rnd 1, Pick 4, New York Knicks
Paul Seymour GF 6-1 180 Jan 30, 1928 30 Toledo 9 NBA Draft, Undrafted

1957-1958 Playoff Matchups

DescriptionHomeAwayResult
Second Round #2 Syracuse Nationals #3 San Francisco Warriors PHI in 3
Second Round W2 Detroit Pistons W3 Cincinnati Royals DET in 2
Conference Finals #1 Boston Celtics #3 San Francisco Warriors BOS in 5
Conference Finals W1 St. Louis Hawks W2 Detroit Pistons STH in 5
NBA Finals #1 Boston Celtics W1 St. Louis Hawks STH in 6

1957-1958 Syracuse Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Dolph Schayes 3 43.7 26.7 15.0 2.0
Red Kerr 3 38.7 16.7 20.3 1.0
Larry Costello 3 44.7 11.3 8.3 4.0
Ed Conlin 3 37.7 11.0 7.0 1.3
Paul Seymour 3 16.7 6.0 1.3 1.3
Bob Hopkins 3 13.0 4.0 4.7 0.0
Al Bianchi 2 18.5 5.5 3.5 1.0
Earl Lloyd 3 10.7 3.3 2.7 0.0
Bob Harrison 3 14.3 3.3 2.3 1.7
Togo Palazzi 3 8.3 3.0 1.3 0.0

1957-1958 Syracuse Nationals Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Syracuse Leaders Philadelphia Leaders
Mar 15, 1958
v.
Philadelphia
W, 86-82 Oncenter War Memorial Arena
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 22. D. Schayes
PTS: 24. Paul Arizin
Mar 16, 1958
@
Philadelphia
L, 95-93 Philadelphia Convention Hall and Civic Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 32. D. Schayes
PTS: 23. Joe Graboski
Mar 18, 1958
v.
Philadelphia
L, 88-101 Oncenter War Memorial Arena
Conference Semi Finals
1-2 PTS: 26. D. Schayes
PTS: 25. Paul Arizin