Washington Capitols Playoff Rosters

1949-1950 Washington Capitols Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Hook Dillon PG 6-3 180 Jan 8, 1924 26 North Carolina 0 1948 NBA Draft, Rnd 2, Pick 5, Chicago Stags
Bob Feerick GF 6-3 190 Jan 2, 1920 30 Santa Clara 3 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chuck Gilmur FC 6-4 225 Aug 13, 1922 27   3 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chick Halbert PF 6-9 225 Feb 27, 1919 31 West Texas A&M 3 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Leo Katkaveck PG 6-0 185 Apr 17, 1923 26 NC State 1 1948 NBA Draft, Rnd 5, Pick 12, Washington Capitols
Bones McKinney FC 6-6 185 Jan 1, 1919 31 North Carolina 3 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Johnny Norlander GF 6-3 175 Mar 5, 1921 29 Hamline 3 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Dick O'Keefe PG 6-2 185 Sep 29, 1923 26 Santa Clara 2 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 1, Pick 9, Washington Capitols
Don Otten C 6-10 240 Apr 18, 1921 28 Bowling Green 0 1947 NBA Draft, Undrafted
Chick Reiser PG 5-11 165 Dec 17, 1914 35   2 1947 NBA Draft, Rnd 9, Pick 5, Baltimore Bullets (BAA)
Fred Scolari PG 5-10 180 Mar 1, 1922 28 San Francisco 3 NBA Draft, Undrafted

1949-1950 Playoff Matchups

DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals Syracuse Nationals Minneapolis Lakers MIN in 6
Division Tiebreaker Fort Wayne Pistons Chicago Stags FWP in 1
Division Tiebreaker Rochester Royals Minneapolis Lakers MIN in 1
Division Semifinals Anderson Packers Tri-Cities Blackhawks AND in 3
Division Semifinals Indianapolis Olympians Sheboygan Red Skins IND in 3
Division Semifinals Minneapolis Lakers Chicago Stags MIN in 2
Division Semifinals Washington Capitols New York Knicks NYK in 2
Division Semifinals Syracuse Nationals San Francisco Warriors SYR in 2
Division Semifinals Rochester Royals Fort Wayne Pistons FWP in 2
Division Finals Minneapolis Lakers Fort Wayne Pistons MIN in 2
Division Finals Syracuse Nationals New York Knicks SYR in 3
Division Finals Indianapolis Olympians Anderson Packers AND in 3
Semifinals Minneapolis Lakers Anderson Packers MIN in 2

1949-1950 Washington Playoff Stats

Player GP PTS AST
Don Otten 2 20.5 3.0
Fred Scolari 2 18.5 1.5
Chick Reiser 2 11.5 2.5
Chick Halbert 2 9.5 1.5
Bones McKinney 2 8.0 1.5
Dick O'Keefe 2 7.5 2.5
Bob Feerick 2 4.5 3.0
Leo Katkaveck 2 3.0 1.5
Hook Dillon 1 4.0 0.0

1949-1950 Washington Capitols Division Semifinals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Washington Leaders New York Leaders
Mar 21, 1950
v.
New York
L, 87-90 Washington Coliseum
Division Semifinals
0-1 PTS: 23. Fred Scolari
PTS: 26. Carl Braun
Mar 22, 1950
@
New York
L, 103-83 Madison Square Garden
Division Semifinals
0-2 PTS: 21. Don Otten
PTS: 20. H. Gallatin