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METROPOLITAN BASKETBALL LEAGUE 1921-22 TO 1927-28
Contributed by John Grasso and Robert Bradley

Albany Senators                                1927-28
Brooklyn Dodgers                               1921-22 to 1922-23
[Brooklyn] Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony  1921-22 to 1926-27
Brooklyn Prospect Big Five [Pros]              1921-22 to 1922-23
Brooklyn Visitations [Triangles]               1921-22 to 1927-28
Catskill                                       1927-28
Elizabeth                                      1922-23
Hudson                                         1927-28
Kingston Colonials                             1923-24 to 1924-25
                                               1926-27 to 1927-28
New York Celtics                               1922-23
New York MacDowell Lyceum [Macs]               1921-22 to 1922-23
New York Pros                                  1925-26
Newark Bears                                   1925-26
Passaic Panthers                               1924-25
Passaic Mets                                   1925-26 to 1927-28
Paterson Crescents                             1926-27
Paterson Legionaries                           1922-23 to 1925-26
Paterson Pats                                  1927-28
Paterson Power Brothers Five                   1921-22
Perth Amboy Mets                               1925-26
Trenton Royal Bengals                          1923-24 to 1924-25
Troy Trojans                                   1927-28
Yonkers Indians                                1925-26 to 1926-27
Yonkers Chippewas [Leaguers]                   1922-23 to 1924-25
West Brooklyn Assumption Triangles             1926-27
MBL 1921-22                          W   L  PCT.
Brooklyn Dodgers                    12   8  .600
New York MacDowell Lyceum           12   8  .600
Brooklyn Prospect Big Five          11   9  .550
Brooklyn Visitations                 9  11  .450
Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony   9  11  .450
Paterson Power Brothers Five         7  13  .350
MBL CHAMPIONSHIP
Brooklyn awardded championship when New York players went on strike
MBL 1922-23
FIRST HALF                           W   L   PCT.   SECOND HALF                          W   L  PCT.
Elizabeth                            9   3   .750   Paterson Legionaries**              18  10  .643
Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony   7   5   .583   Brooklyn Pros**                     18  10  .643
Brooklyn Visitations                 8   6   .571   Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony  16  12  .571
Brooklyn Pros                        4   7   .364   Yonkers Chippewas                   15  13  .833
Paterson Legionaries                 4   8   .333   Brooklyn Visitations                14  13  .519
New York MacDowell Lyceum            5  10   .333   Elizabeth                            9  14  .391
Brooklyn Dodgers                     2  12   .143   Brooklyn Dodgers                    10  16  .385
New York Celtics*                   12   0  1.000   New York MacDowell Lyceum            7  19  .269
*New York dropped out on 17Nov22 during the first half and was replaced by Yonkers
**Paterson defeated Brooklyn in a second half playoff 2 games to 1
MBL SECOND HALF PLAYOFF
31Mar23 at Paterson - Paterson 42, Brooklyn Pros 39
 1Apr23 at Brooklyn - Brooklyn Pros 37, Paterson 23
 4Apr23 at Paterson - Paterson 32, Brooklyn Pros 24
MBL CHAMPIONSHIP
14Apr23 at Brooklyn - Paterson 45, Elizabeth 31
15Apr23 at Paterson - Elizabeth 30, Paterson 22
18Apr23 at Paterson - Paterson 51, Elizabeth 34
NBL 1923-24
FIRST HALF                          W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF                         W   L  PCT.
Brooklyn Visitations               13   7  .650   Brooklyn Visitations               13   7  .650
Kingston Colonials                 12   8  .600   Paterson Legionaries               12   8  .600
Trenton Royal Bengals              11   9  .550   Trenton Royal Bengals              10  10  .500
Paterson Legionaries               10  10  .500   Greenpoint Knights of St. Anthony   9  11  .450
Greenpoint Knights of St. Anthony   7  13  .350   Kingston Colonials                  9  11  .450
Yonkers Chippewas                   7  13  .350   Yonkers Chippewas                   7  13  .350

MBL 1924-25
FIRST HALF                          W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF                         W   L  PCT.
Passaic/Kingston*                  13   7  .650   Brooklyn Visitations               14   5  .737
Greenpoint Knights of St. Anthony  12   8  .600   Paterson Legionaries               11   7  .611
Brooklyn Visitations               10  10  .500   Greenpoint Knights of St. Anthony   9   8  .529
Yonkers Chippewas                   8  10  .444   Kingston Colonials                  8   9  .471
Trenton Royal Bengals               8  11  .421   Trenton Royal Bengals               5  11  .312
Paterson Legionaries                7  12  .368   Yonkers Chippewas                   4  11  .267
*The Passaic Panthers moved to the Kingston Colonials 23Nov23 during the first half
NBL CHAMPIONSHIP
at Brooklyn - Brooklyn 25, Kingston 20
at Greenpoint - Kingston 31, Brooklyn 14
at Paterson - Brooklyn 33, Kingston 29
MBL 1925-26
FIRST HALF                           W   L  PCT.   SECOND HALF                         W   L  PCT.
Yonkers Indians                     15   6  .714   Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony 10  1  .909
Paterson Legionaries                14   7  .667   Brooklyn Visitations                8  3  .727
Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony  11  10  .524   Yonkers Indians                     4  5  .444
Perth Amboy Mets**                   8  11  .421   Paterson Legionaries                4  6  .400
Brooklyn Visitations                 8  13  .381   Newark Bears                        1  7  .125
Newark Bears                         4  14  .222   Passaic Mets                        0  5  .000
New York Pros*                       5   4  .556
*New York dropped out during the first half
**Perth Amboy moved to Passaic Jan26
MBL CHAMPIONSHIP
27Mar26 at Yonkers - Yonkers 25, Greenpoint 23
28Mar26 at Greenpoint - Greenpoint 28, Yonkers 23
 6Apr26 at Brooklyn - Greenpoint 28, Yonkers 26
MBL 1926-27
FIRST HALF                           W  L  PCT.   SECOND HALF            W  L   PCT.
Brooklyn Visitations                 8  2  .800   Paterson Crescents     7  0  1.000
West Brooklyn Assumption Triangles   7  3  .700   Brooklyn Visitations   3  3   .500
Paterson Crescents                   6  4  .600   Kingston Colonials     0  3   .000
Yonkers Indians                      4  6  .400   West Brooklyn A.T.**   0  2   .000
Kingston Colonials                   0  7  .000   Yonkers Indians***     0  2   .000
Greenspoint Knights of St. Anthony*  2  5  .286
*Greenspoint dropped out during the first half
**West Brooklyn dropped out during the second half
***Yonkers dropped out during the second half
MBL CHAMPIONSHIP
Brooklyn defeated Paterson 3 games to 0
MBL 1927-28                   W   L  PCT.
Kingston Colonials           13   4  .765
Catskill                     11   5  .688
Brooklyn Visitations          9   6  .600
Hudson                        7   9  .438
Albany Senators               3   8  .273
Troy Trojans                  1  11  .083
Paterson Pats*                0   1  .000
*Paterson dropped out during the season