|Location||Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania|
|division||Western Division (1946–1947)|
Pittsburgh Ironmen was the name of an American basketball franchise from Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania , which played in the BAA , later the NBA , in the 1946-47 season.
The team was formed in Pittsburgh in 1946 and played at Duquesne Gardens . The Ironmen finished their only season in the BAA 1946-47 with a statistic of 15 wins and 45 losses. They finished fifth and last in the Western Division . They also had the worst statistics in the league. According to American statisticians Nate Silver and Reuben Fischer-Baum, who used an Elo rating system, this was the worst season ever for a basketball team.
|total||15:45||25.0||no playoff participation|
- ^ Nate Silver, Reuben Fischer-Baum: The Best NBA Teams Of All-Time, According To Elo (English) . In: Five Thirty Eight . April 22, 2015. Accessed March 9, 2017.