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    The Falcons played only in the inaugural season of the BAA and finished 4th in the Western Division with a 20–40 record, 18½ games out of first place. Center–forward Stan Miasek was the team’s star, scoring 895 points (14.9 points per game) and making the BAA’s First Team that year.

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The Detroit Falcons were a professional basketball team based in Detroit. It played in the 1946 - 1947 season in Basketball Association of America, a predecessor organization to the National Basketball Association. The team folded after one season, leaving the Motor City without a professional basketball team until a decade later, when the Fort Wayne Pistons moved there.

Established
1946

City
Detroit

League History
1946 - 1947 / Basketball Association of America

Team History
1946 - 1947 / Detriot Falcons

Nickname
Falcons - Unknown origins.

Championship
NBA Championships  0
BAA Championship 0

Arena
1946 - 1947 / Detroit Olympia

Owner
1946 – 1947 / Unknown

Retired Number

*Blue is this team’s history

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