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1956-57 NBA Standings, Stats and Awards

1957-58  1956-57 1955-56

Champ: Boston Celtics
MVP: Bob Cousy
Rookie of the Year: Tom Heinsohn

Eastern
Team W L Pct GB PF PA HW HL AW AL OEFF DEFF PACE
Boston Celtics 44 28 .611 0 7599 7214 27 4 12 19 .0 .0 .0
Syracuse Nationals 38 34 .528 6 7175 7279 22 9 12 19 .0 .0 .0
Philadelphia Warriors 37 35 .514 7 7230 7114 26 5 5 26 .0 .0 .0
New York Knicks 36 36 .500 8 7255 7265 19 12 11 20 .0 .0 .0
Western
Team W L Pct GB PF PA HW HL AW AL OEFF DEFF PACE
Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons 34 38 .472 0 6938 7106 23 8 7 24 .0 .0 .0
Minneapolis Lakers 34 38 .472 0 7363 7423 18 13 9 22 .0 .0 .0
St. Louis Hawks 34 38 .472 0 7091 7099 18 13 11 20 .0 .0 .0
Rochester Royals 31 41 .431 3 6728 6883 19 12 9 22 .0 .0 .0

Offense

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Team OEFF PPG Pts FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB REB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF PACE
BOS 0.0 105.5 7599 2808 7326 .383 1983 2644 .750 0 0 .000 0 4963 68.9 1464 20.3 0 0 0 1851 0.0
MIE 0.0 102.3 7363 2584 6965 .371 2195 2899 .757 0 0 .000 0 4581 63.6 1195 16.6 0 0 0 1887 0.0
NYK 0.0 100.8 7255 2569 6645 .387 2117 2844 .744 0 0 .000 0 4723 65.6 1312 18.2 0 0 0 1824 0.0
PH1 0.0 100.4 7230 2584 6533 .396 2062 2658 .776 0 0 .000 0 4305 59.8 1467 20.4 0 0 0 1732 0.0
SYR 0.0 99.7 7175 2550 6915 .369 2075 2613 .794 0 0 .000 0 4350 60.4 1282 17.8 0 0 0 1809 0.0
STL 0.0 98.5 7091 2557 6669 .383 1977 2710 .730 0 0 .000 0 4566 63.4 1454 20.2 0 0 0 1848 0.0
FTW 0.0 96.4 6938 2532 6612 .383 1874 2510 .747 0 0 .000 0 4289 59.6 1398 19.4 0 0 0 1643 0.0
ROC 0.0 93.4 6728 2515 6807 .369 1698 2402 .707 0 0 .000 0 4171 57.9 1298 18.0 0 0 0 1866 0.0

Defense

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Team DEFF PPG Pts FGM FGA FGP FTM FTA FTP 3PM 3PA 3PP ORB REB RPG AST APG STL BLK TO PF
ROC 0.0 95.6 6883 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
STL 0.0 98.6 7099 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
FTW 0.0 98.7 7106 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
PH1 0.0 98.8 7114 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
BOS 0.0 100.2 7214 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
NYK 0.0 100.9 7265 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
SYR 0.0 101.1 7279 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
MIE 0.0 103.1 7423 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

League Leaders
Minutes
1.Dolph Schayes - SYR2851
2.Paul Arizin - PH12767
3.Maurice Stokes - ROC2761
4.George Yardley - FTW2691
5.Mel Hutchins - FTW2647
6.Ed Macauley - STL2582
7.Neil Johnston - PH12531
8.Ken Sears - NYK2516
9.Joe Graboski - PH12501
10.Clyde Lovellette - MIE2492
Total Points
1.Paul Arizin - PH11817
2.Bob Pettit - STL1755
3.Dolph Schayes - SYR1617
4.Neil Johnston - PH11575
5.George Yardley - FTW1547
6.Clyde Lovellette - MIE1434
7.Bill Sharman - BOS1413
8.Bob Cousy - BOS1319
9.Ed Macauley - STL1187
10.Dick Garmaker - MIE1177
Points per Game
1.Paul Arizin - PH125.6
2.Bob Pettit - STL24.7
3.Neil Johnston - PH122.8
4.Dolph Schayes - SYR22.5
5.George Yardley - FTW21.5
6.Bill Sharman - BOS21.1
7.Clyde Lovellette - MIE20.8
8.Bob Cousy - BOS20.6
9.Ed Macauley - STL16.5
10.Dick Garmaker - MIE16.3
Jack Twyman - ROC16.3
Field Goals
1.Paul Arizin - PH1613
Bob Pettit - STL613
3.Clyde Lovellette - MIE574
4.George Yardley - FTW522
5.Neil Johnston - PH1520
6.Bill Sharman - BOS516
7.Dolph Schayes - SYR496
8.Bob Cousy - BOS478
9.Jack Twyman - ROC449
10.Tom Heinsohn - BOS446
Field Goal Attempts
1.Bob Pettit - STL1477
2.Paul Arizin - PH11451
3.Clyde Lovellette - MIE1348
4.Dolph Schayes - SYR1308
5.George Yardley - FTW1273
6.Bob Cousy - BOS1264
7.Maurice Stokes - ROC1249
8.Bill Sharman - BOS1241
9.Neil Johnston - PH11163
10.Tom Heinsohn - BOS1123
Field Goal Percentage
1.Neil Johnston - PH10.447
2.Charlie Share - STL0.439
Jack Twyman - ROC0.439
4.Bob Houbregs - FTW0.432
5.Bill Russell - BOS0.427
6.Clyde Lovellette - MIE0.426
7.Paul Arizin - PH10.422
8.Ed Macauley - STL0.419
9.Ken Sears - NYK0.418
10.Ray Felix - NYK0.416
Bill Sharman - BOS0.416
Free Throws
1.Dolph Schayes - SYR625
2.Paul Arizin - PH1591
3.Neil Johnston - PH1535
4.Bob Pettit - STL529
5.George Yardley - FTW503
6.Harry Gallatin - NYK415
7.Ken Sears - NYK383
8.Bill Sharman - BOS381
9.Dick Garmaker - MIE365
10.Bob Cousy - BOS363
Free Throw Attempts
1.Paul Arizin - PH1713
2.Dolph Schayes - SYR691
3.Bob Pettit - STL684
4.Neil Johnston - PH1648
5.George Yardley - FTW639
6.Harry Gallatin - NYK519
7.Ken Sears - NYK485
8.Ed Macauley - STL479
9.Bob Cousy - BOS442
10.Dick Garmaker - MIE435
Free Throw Percentage
1.Bill Sharman - BOS0.905
2.Dolph Schayes - SYR0.904
3.Dick Garmaker - MIE0.839
4.Paul Arizin - PH10.829
5.Neil Johnston - PH10.826
6.Bob Cousy - BOS0.821
7.Carl Braun - NYK0.809
8.Vern Mikkelsen - MIE0.807
9.Joe Holup - SYR0.806
10.Harry Gallatin - NYK0.800
Total Rebounds
1.Maurice Stokes - ROC1256
2.Bob Pettit - STL1037
3.Dolph Schayes - SYR1008
4.Bill Russell - BOS943
5.Clyde Lovellette - MIE932
6.Neil Johnston - PH1855
7.Johnny Kerr - SYR807
8.Walter Dukes - MIE794
9.George Yardley - FTW755
10.Jim Loscutoff - BOS730
Rebounds per Game
1.Bill Russell - BOS19.6
2.Maurice Stokes - ROC17.4
3.Bob Pettit - STL14.6
4.Dolph Schayes - SYR14.0
5.Clyde Lovellette - MIE13.5
6.Neil Johnston - PH112.4
7.Walter Dukes - MIE11.2
Johnny Kerr - SYR11.2
9.George Yardley - FTW10.5
10.Jim Loscutoff - BOS10.4
Assists
1.Bob Cousy - BOS478
2.Jack Mcmahon - STL367
3.Maurice Stokes - ROC331
4.Jack George - PH1307
5.Slater Martin - STL269
6.Carl Braun - NYK256
7.Gene Shue - FTW238
8.Larry Costello - PH1236
Bill Sharman - BOS236
10.Dolph Schayes - SYR229
Assists per Game
1.Bob Cousy - BOS7.5
2.Jack Mcmahon - STL5.1
3.Jack George - PH14.6
Maurice Stokes - ROC4.6
5.Slater Martin - STL4.1
6.Carl Braun - NYK3.6
7.Bill Sharman - BOS3.5
8.Larry Costello - PH13.3
Chuck Noble - FTW3.3
Gene Shue - FTW3.3
Personal Fouls
1.Vern Mikkelsen - MIE312
2.Dick Ricketts - ROC307
3.Tom Heinsohn - BOS304
4.Maurice Stokes - ROC287
5.Ray Felix - NYK284
6.Earl Lloyd - SYR282
7.Paul Arizin - PH1274
8.Walter Dukes - MIE273
9.Charlie Share - STL269
10.Clyde Lovellette - MIE251
Jack Twyman - ROC251

All-Stars
EastWest
Paul Arizin
Carl Braun
Nat Clifton
Bob Cousy
Harry Gallatin
Jack George
Tom Heinsohn
Neil Johnston
Dolph Schayes
Bill Sharman
Dick Garmaker
Mel Hutchins
Ed Macauley
Slater Martin
Vern Mikkelsen
Bob Pettit
Richie Regan
Maurice Stokes
Jack Twyman
George Yardley

All-NBA Team

1st Team

Paul Arizin - PH1
Bob Cousy - BOS
Bob Pettit - STL
Dolph Schayes - SYR
Bill Sharman - BOS

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