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.

    Promo ad for games between the Huskies and Ironmen and the Huskies and Capitols.