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EASTERN LEAGUE [1909-10 TO 1917-18, 1919-20 TO 1922-23]
Contributed by John Grasso and Robert Bradley
Atlantic City Celtics           1922-23
Atlantic City Sandpipers        1922-23
Bridgeport Blue Ribbons         1919-20
Camden                          1917-18
Camden Alphas                   1910-11 to 1916-17
Camden Crusaders [Skeeters]     1919-20 to 1920-21
Camden Skeeters                 1921-22 to 1922-23
Coatesville Coats [Highwaymen]  1920-21 to 1922-23
DeNeri [Dudes]                  1909-10 to 1917-18, 1919-20
Elizabeth [Lizzies]             1909-10
Germantown                      1909-10, 1920-21
Germantown G's                  1919-20
Greystock Greys                 1910-11 to 1917-18
Harrisburg [Hillers]            1921-22
Jasper Jewels                   1909-10 to 1912-13, 1913-14 to 1917-18
New York Celtics                1921-22
New York Giants                 1921-22
Newark                          1920-21
North Philadelphia Phillies     1919-20
Paterson                        1909-10
Philadelphia                    1920-21 to 1921-22
Philadelphia Jasper Jewels      1922-23
Philadelphia Jaspers            1922-23
Princeton Tigers                1909-10
Reading Bears                   1909-10 to 1917-18, 1919-20 to 1922-23
Reading Coal Barons             1916-17
Scranton Miners                 1921-22
Trenton Potters                 1909-10 to 1917-18, 1919-20
Trenton Tigers [Royal Bengals]  1920-21 to 1922-23
Wilkes-Barre                    1921-22
1909-10 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Trenton Potters              20  10  .667
Reading Bears                20  10  .667
Jasper Jewels                18  12  .600
DeNeri                       15  15  .500
Sixth Regiment/Germantown**  11  19  .367
Elizabeth/Princeton Tigers    6  24  .261
*Elizabeth was replaced by Princeton 18Dec08 who assumed their 0-7 record
**Sixth Regiment moved to Germantown 4Jan10
EBL PLAYOFF
22Mar10 at Trenton - Trenton 34, Reading 18
24Mar10 at Reading - Reading 29, Trenton 24
25Mar10 at Trenton - Trenton 33, Reading 24
1910-11 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
DeNeri                       28  12  .700
Jasper Jewels                23  17  .575
Greystock Greys              22  18  .550
Reading Bears                21  19  .525
Camden Alphas                14  26  .350
Trenton Potters              12  28  .300
WORLD SERIES OF BASKETBALL
[DeNeri - EL, McKeesport - CBL]
 1Apr11 at DeNeri (Philadelphia) - McKeesport 33, DeNeri 22
 8Apr11 at DeNeri (Philadelphia) - McKeesport 35, DeNeri 21
12Apr11 at Pittsburgh - McKeesport 42, DeNeri 22
15Apr11 at Pittsburgh - McKeesport 57, DeNeri 20
1911-12 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Trenton Potters              29  11  .725
Jasper Jewels                29  11  .725
Greystock Greys              20  20  .500
DeNeri                       18  22  .450
Camden Alphas                13  27  .350
Reading Bears                11  29  .275
EBL CHAMPIONSHIP
 6Apr12 at Trenton - Trenton 30, Jasper 13
11Apr12 at Jasper (Philadelphia) - Jasper 28, Trenton 22
19Apr12 at Trenton - Trenton 19, Jasper 15
1912-13 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Reading Bears                30  10  .750
DeNeri                       29  11  .725
Trenton Potters              21  19  .525
Jasper Jewels                20  20  .500
Camden Alphas                11  29  .275
Greystock Greys               9  31  .225
PLAYOFF SERIES FOR EASTERN TITLE
[Reading - EBL vs. Troy - NYSL]
 1Apr13 at Reading - Reading 38, Troy 24
 2Apr13 at Reading - Reading 33, Troy 16
 8Apr13 at Troy - Troy 28, Reading 14
 9Apr13 at Troy - Troy 47, Reading 13
19Apr13 at Reading - Reading 31, Troy 29
1913-14 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Jasper Jewels                23  17  .575
Camden Alphas                23  17  .575
Trenton Potters              23  17  .575
Reading Bears                22  18  .550
DeNeri                       20  20  .500
Greystock Greys               9  31  .225
EBL PLAYOFF SERIES
23Mar14 at Trenton - Trenton 30, Camden 24
25Mar14 at Camden - Camden 34, Trenton 22
26Mar14 at Jasper - Jasper 42, Camden 18
27Mar14 at Trenton - Jasper 24, Trenton 20
28Mar14 at Camden - Camden 33, Jasper 24
30Mar14 at Jasper - Jasper 29, Trenton 20
1914-15 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Camden Alphas                25  15  .625
Reading Bears                25  15  .625
Trenton Potters              20  20  .500
Greystock Greys              18  22  .450
DeNeri                       17  23  .425
Jasper Jewels                15  25  .375
EBL PLAYOFF SERIES
23Mar15 at Camden - Camden 45, Reading 35
24Mar15 at Reading - Reading 52, Camden 29
third game not played as teams couldn't agree on site

1915-16 EBL                   W   L  PCT.
Greystock Greys              27  13  .675
Reading Bears                23  17  .575
Camden Alphas                21  19  .525
DeNeri                       20  20  .500
Jasper Jewels                17  23  .425
Trenton Potters              12  28  .300
WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONSHIPS
[Greystock - EBL, Paterson - IBL, Wilkes-Barre - PSL]
 7Apr16 at Greystock - Greystock 38, Paterson 16
 8Apr16 at Paterson - Paterson 30, Greystock 17
third game scheduled at Greystock but Paterson declined to play and 
Greystock claimed forfeit victory
12Apr16 at Wilkes-Barre - Wilkes-Barre 31, Paterson 22
15Apr16 at Paterson - Wilkes-Barre 22, Paterson 17
1916-17 EBL
FIRST HALF           W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF            W   L  PCT.
Jasper Jewels       14   6  .700   Greystock Greys       14   6  .700
Greystock Greys     12   8  .600   Jasper Jewels         10  10  .500
Reading Coal Barons 12   8  .600   Camden Alphas         10  10  .500
Camden Alphas       11   9  .550   Trenton Potters       10  10  .500
Trenton  Potters    10  10  .500   Reading Coal Barons   10  10  .500
DeNeri               1  19  .050   DeNeri                 6  14  .300
EBL CHAMPIONSHIP
21Mar17 at Camden - Jasper 30, Greystock 26
26Mar17 at Camden - Greystock 35, Jasper 17
30Mar17 at Camden - Greystock 23, Jasper 21
1917-18 EBL                  W  L  PCT.
Jasper Jewels                4  2  .667
DeNeri                       5  3  .625
Trenton Potters              4  3  .571
Greystock Greys              4  3  .571
Camden                       2  4  .333
Reading Bears                2  6  .250
The league suspended play on 03Dec17
1918-19 EBL
No season due to World War I
1919-20 EBL
FIRST HALF                     W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF               W   L  PCT.
Camden Crusaders              15   5  .750   Camden Crusaders         15   4  .789
Germantown G's                11   9  .550   Reading Bears            10   8  .556
DeNeri                        10  10  .500   Trenton Potters          11   9  .550
Trenton Potters                9  10  .474   Germantown G's           10  10  .500
Reading Bears                  8  12  .400   DeNeri                    7  11  .389
North Philadelphia Phillies*   6  13  .316   Bridgeport Blue Ribbons   4  15  .211
*North Philadelphia dropped out during the first half
No championship series necessary since Camden won both halves
1920-21 EBL
FIRST HALF          W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF              W   L  PCT.
Reading Bears      15   5  .750   Germantown              16   4  .800
Trenton Tigers     15   5  .750   Camden Crusaders        15   5  .750
Camden Crusaders   14   6  .700   Reading Bears           11   9  .550
Philadelphia        7  13  .350   Trenton Tigers          11   9  .550
Germantown          5  15  .250   Philadelphia             5  15  .250
Newark/Coatesville* 4  11  .267   Coatesville Coats        4  16  .200
*Newark was dropped from the league 20Nov20 with a record of 0-5 and 
was replaced by Coatesville who assumed their record
EBL FIRST HALF PLAYOFF
Reading 27, Trenton 19
EBL CHAMPIONSHIP
At Germantown - Germantown 30, Reading 14
At Reading - Germantown 30, Reading 25
1921-22 EBL
FIRST HALF            W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF         W   L  PCT.
Trenton Tigers       24   3  .889   New York Celtics   16   4  .800
Camden Skeeters      20   7  .741   Camden Skeeters    15   5  .750
Scranton Miners*     11  11  .500   Trenton Tigers     15   5  .750
Wilkes-Barre         10  13  .435   Coatesville Coats   5  14  .263
Reading Bears        10  14  .417   Wilkes-Barre        3  13  .188
Coatesville Coats     8  14  .364   Reading Bears       2  15  .118
Philadelphia**        5  15  .250
Harrisburg/New York*  5  16  .238
*Scranton dropped out
**Philadelphia dropped out
*Harrisburg transferred to the New York Whirlwinds 16Nov21 who were dropped by the
league on 19Dec21 and replaced by the New York Celtics during the first half
EBL CHAMPIONSHIP
31Mar22 at Trenton - New York 24, Trenton 20
 1Apr22 at New York - Trenton 22, New York 17
  Apr22 at Camden - New York 27, Trenton 22
1922-23 EBL
FIRST HALF                     W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF           W   L   PCT.
Trenton Tigers                16   3  .842   Trenton Tigers        2   1   .667
Camden Skeeters               16   4  .800   Camden Skeeters       2   1   .667
Coatesville Coats              9  11  .450   Coatesville Coats     2   2   .500
Atlantic City                  7  10  .412   Philadelphia Jaspers  0   2   .000
Philadelphia Jasper Jewels     5  13  .385
Reading Bears**                3  15  .167
The league disbanded on 18Jan23
*The Atlantic City Sandpipers were replaced by the Atlantic City Celtics who
dropped out during the first half
**Reading dropped out during the first half of the season