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Anderson Packers
Division Western
Founded 1946
Folded 1951
Home court Anderson High School Wigwam
Colors Red, White, Blue
NBA Championships 0
Conference Championships 0
Playoff Appearances 1
Head coach Murray Mendenhall
General manager Howard Cronk
Owner Ike Duffey

The Anderson Packers also known as the Anderson Duffy Packers was a professional basketball team based in Anderson, Indiana, in the 1940s and 1950s.

The Packers played in the National Basketball League from 1946 to 1949. The team moved into the National Basketball Association for the 1949-50 season. The franchise withdrew from the NBA on April 11, 1950 when the organization was absorbed by the League. [1]

After that season the team moved to the National Professional Basketball League.


Season-by-season records

Note: W = Wins, L = Losses, % = Win–Loss %

Season W L  % Playoffs Results
Anderson Packers (NBL)
1946-47 24 20 0.545 Did not qualify
1947-48 42 18 0.700 4-2 Lost in Semifinals
1948-49 49 15 0.766 6-1 NBL Champions
Anderson Packers (NBA)
1949-50 37 27 0.578 4-4 Lost in Semifinals
Anderson Packers (NPBL)
1950-51

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