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Cincinnati Royals

1965-66 Cincinnati Royals Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 45-35
Finished 3rd in the NBA's Eastern Division

Postseason: 2-3
Lost division semi-finals

Division Semifinals - Lost to Boston Celtics 3-2

Coach: Jack McMahon (45-35)

1965-66 Statistics
1965-66 Game-by-Game Results

The Cincinnati Royals of the National Basketball Association ended the 1965-66 season with a record of 45 wins and 35 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Eastern Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 2-3. Jack McMahon coached the team. The 1965-66 Cincinnati Royals lost in the division semi-finals.

PlayerPos.Birth DateHeightWeightCollege
Jay ArnetteGDecember 19, 19386'2"175Texas
Connie DierkingC-FOctober 2, 19366'9"222Cincinnati
Wayne EmbryC-FMarch 26, 19376'8"240Miami (OH)
Happy HairstonFMay 31, 19426'7"225NYU
Tom HawkinsFDecember 22, 19366'5"210Notre Dame
Art HeymanF-GJune 24, 19416'5"205Duke
Jerry LucasF-CMarch 30, 19406'8"230Ohio State
Jon McGlocklinG-FJune 10, 19436'5"205Indiana
Bud OlsenF-CJuly 25, 19406'8"215Louisville
Oscar RobertsonG-FNovember 24, 19386'5"205Cincinnati
Adrian SmithGOctober 5, 19366'1"180Kentucky
Tom ThackerG-FNovember 2, 19396'2"170Cincinnati
Jack TwymanF-GMay 11, 19346'6"210Cincinnati
George WilsonCMay 9, 19426'8"215Cincinnati