Toronto Huskies HISTORY

Player info
Roster and Stats
Team info
First NBA Game
Schedule and results


Quick facts:

Founded:    1946
Folded:     1947
Arena:      Maple Leaf Gardens
Titles:     None
Playoffs:   1
Colors:     Blue and White
Head Coach: Ed Sadowski, Lew Hayman, Dick Fitzgerald and Red Rolfe
GM:    	    Lew Hayman
Owners:     Ben Newman, Eric Cradock and Harold Shannon
Fun Fact:
Played in the first ever NBA game on 11/1/46, losing 68-66 to the New York Knicks.
As part of the NBA's 50th year celebration the newly created Toronto Raptors
Played against the Knicks.

Huskies Standings
Season W L % Playoffs
46-47 22 38 .367None

Poster with Ed Sadowski(Tor) for the first ever NBA game.

Rendition of what the uniforms looked like

  • modern jersey replica

    Gino Sovran in 1946

    Promo ads for first ever NBA game.

    Bob Houbregs

    Ossie Schectman scores the first ever basket in NBA history.