35-25 (.583)
2nd place in Eastern

The Basketball Association of America (BAA) was the first league to attempt to play primarily in large arenas in major cities. Their inaugural 1946-47 season is considered the origin of professional basketball.

Head Coach E. Gottlieb
General Manager Peter Tyrell
Team Owner Peter Tyrrell
Steven Kim
Arena Philadelphia Arena
Attendance 129,142
Average 4,305

1947 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
2 0 Norman Butz
2 0 Jim Kaeding
2 0 Ed Koffenberger
2 0 Jim Pollard
1 6 Frank Crossin

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