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1959-60 NBA Standings, Stats and Awards

1960-61  1959-60 1958-59

Champ: Boston Celtics
MVP: Wilt Chamberlain
Rookie of the Year: Wilt Chamberlain

Eastern
Team W L Pct GB PF PA HW HL AW AL OEFF DEFF PACE
Boston Celtics 59 16 .787 0 9337 8715 25 2 23 9 .0 .0 .0
Philadelphia Warriors 49 26 .653 10 8895 8730 22 6 12 19 .0 .0 .0
Syracuse Nationals 45 30 .600 14 8917 8730 26 4 11 19 .0 .0 .0
New York Knicks 27 48 .360 32 8800 8970 13 18 9 19 .0 .0 .0
Western
Team W L Pct GB PF PA HW HL AW AL OEFF DEFF PACE
St. Louis Hawks 46 29 .613 0 8506 8303 28 5 12 20 .0 .0 .0
Detroit Pistons 30 45 .400 16 8367 8625 17 14 6 21 .0 .0 .0
Minneapolis Lakers 25 50 .333 21 8045 8355 9 13 9 22 .0 .0 .0
Cincinnati Royals 19 56 .253 27 8333 8805 9 22 2 20 .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 0.0 124.5 9337 3744 8971 .417 1849 2519 .734 0 0 .000 0 6014 80.2 1849 24.7 0 0 0 1856 0.0
SYR 0.0 118.9 8917 3406 8232 .414 2105 2662 .791 0 0 .000 0 5406 72.1 1676 22.3 0 0 0 1939 0.0
PH1 0.0 118.6 8895 3549 8678 .409 1797 2686 .669 0 0 .000 0 5916 78.9 1796 23.9 0 0 0 1715 0.0
NYK 0.0 117.3 8800 3429 8153 .421 1942 2539 .765 0 0 .000 0 5251 70.0 1667 22.2 0 0 0 1940 0.0
STL 0.0 113.4 8506 3179 7580 .419 2148 2885 .745 0 0 .000 0 5343 71.2 1881 25.1 0 0 0 1995 0.0
DET 0.0 111.6 8367 3146 7920 .397 2075 2847 .729 0 0 .000 0 5491 73.2 1472 19.6 0 0 0 1983 0.0
CIN 0.0 111.1 8333 3210 7786 .412 1913 2672 .716 0 0 .000 0 5251 70.0 1747 23.3 0 0 0 2097 0.0
MIE 0.0 107.3 8045 3040 7884 .386 1965 2691 .730 0 0 .000 0 5432 72.4 1444 19.3 0 0 0 1813 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
STL 0.0 110.7 8303 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
MIE 0.0 111.4 8355 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
DET 0.0 115.0 8625 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
BOS 0.0 116.2 8715 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
PH1 0.0 116.4 8730 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
SYR 0.0 116.4 8730 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
CIN 0.0 117.4 8805 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
NYK 0.0 119.6 8970 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 .000 0 0 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0

League Leaders
Minutes
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH13338
Gene Shue - DET3338
3.Bill Russell - BOS3146
4.Jack Twyman - CIN3023
5.Bob Pettit - STL2896
6.Elgin Baylor - MIE2873
7.Tom Gola - PH12870
8.Cliff Hagan - STL2798
9.Dolph Schayes - SYR2741
10.Paul Arizin - PH12618
Total Points
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH12707
2.Jack Twyman - CIN2338
3.Elgin Baylor - MIE2074
4.Bob Pettit - STL1882
5.Cliff Hagan - STL1859
6.Gene Shue - DET1712
7.Dolph Schayes - SYR1689
8.Tom Heinsohn - BOS1629
9.Richie Guerin - NYK1615
10.Paul Arizin - PH11606
Points per Game
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH137.6
2.Jack Twyman - CIN31.2
3.Elgin Baylor - MIE29.6
4.Bob Pettit - STL26.1
5.Cliff Hagan - STL24.8
6.Gene Shue - DET22.8
7.Dolph Schayes - SYR22.5
8.Paul Arizin - PH122.3
9.Richie Guerin - NYK21.8
10.Tom Heinsohn - BOS21.7
Field Goals
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH11065
2.Jack Twyman - CIN870
3.Elgin Baylor - MIE755
4.Cliff Hagan - STL719
5.Tom Heinsohn - BOS673
6.Bob Pettit - STL669
7.Gene Shue - DET620
8.Paul Arizin - PH1593
9.Richie Guerin - NYK579
10.Dolph Schayes - SYR578
Field Goal Attempts
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH12311
2.Jack Twyman - CIN2063
3.Elgin Baylor - MIE1781
4.Tom Heinsohn - BOS1590
5.Cliff Hagan - STL1549
6.Bob Pettit - STL1526
7.Gene Shue - DET1501
8.Bob Cousy - BOS1481
9.Dolph Schayes - SYR1440
10.Paul Arizin - PH11400
Field Goal Percentage
1.Ken Sears - NYK0.477
2.Hal Greer - SYR0.476
3.Clyde Lovellette - STL0.468
4.Bill Russell - BOS0.467
5.Cliff Hagan - STL0.464
6.Wilt Chamberlain - PH10.461
7.Bailey Howell - DET0.456
Bill Sharman - BOS0.456
9.Sam Jones - BOS0.454
10.Larry Costello - SYR0.453
George Yardley - SYR0.453
Free Throws
1.Jack Twyman - CIN598
2.Wilt Chamberlain - PH1577
3.Elgin Baylor - MIE564
4.Bob Pettit - STL544
5.Dolph Schayes - SYR533
6.Gene Shue - DET472
7.Richie Guerin - NYK457
8.Cliff Hagan - STL421
9.Paul Arizin - PH1420
10.George Yardley - SYR381
Free Throw Attempts
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH1991
2.Elgin Baylor - MIE770
3.Jack Twyman - CIN762
4.Bob Pettit - STL722
5.Dolph Schayes - SYR597
6.Richie Guerin - NYK591
7.Gene Shue - DET541
8.Paul Arizin - PH1526
9.Cliff Hagan - STL524
10.Walter Dukes - DET508
Free Throw Percentage
1.Dolph Schayes - SYR0.893
2.Gene Shue - DET0.872
3.Ken Sears - NYK0.868
4.Bill Sharman - BOS0.866
5.Larry Costello - SYR0.862
6.Willie Naulls - NYK0.836
7.Clyde Lovellette - STL0.821
8.George Yardley - SYR0.816
9.Cliff Hagan - STL0.803
10.Paul Arizin - PH10.798
Total Rebounds
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH11941
2.Bill Russell - BOS1778
3.Bob Pettit - STL1221
4.Elgin Baylor - MIE1150
5.Dolph Schayes - SYR959
6.Willie Naulls - NYK921
7.Johnny Kerr - SYR913
8.Walter Dukes - DET883
9.Ken Sears - NYK876
10.Cliff Hagan - STL803
Rebounds per Game
1.Wilt Chamberlain - PH127.0
2.Bill Russell - BOS24.0
3.Bob Pettit - STL17.0
4.Elgin Baylor - MIE16.4
5.Willie Naulls - NYK14.2
6.Ken Sears - NYK13.7
7.Walter Dukes - DET13.4
8.Dolph Schayes - SYR12.8
9.Johnny Kerr - SYR12.2
10.Cliff Hagan - STL10.7
Assists
1.Bob Cousy - BOS715
2.Guy Rodgers - PH1482
3.Richie Guerin - NYK468
4.Larry Costello - SYR449
5.Tom Gola - PH1409
6.Dick Mcguire - DET358
7.Rod Hundley - MIE338
8.Slater Martin - STL330
9.Johnny Mccarthy - STL328
10.Cliff Hagan - STL299
Assists per Game
1.Bob Cousy - BOS9.5
2.Guy Rodgers - PH17.1
3.Larry Costello - SYR6.3
Richie Guerin - NYK6.3
5.Tom Gola - PH15.5
6.Dick Mcguire - DET5.3
7.Slater Martin - STL5.2
8.Rod Hundley - MIE4.6
9.Johnny Mccarthy - STL4.4
10.Cliff Hagan - STL4.0
Personal Fouls
1.Tom Gola - PH1311
2.Walter Dukes - DET310
3.Bailey Howell - DET282
4.Tom Heinsohn - BOS275
Jack Twyman - CIN275
6.Gene Conley - BOS270
Cliff Hagan - STL270
8.Paul Arizin - PH1263
Dolph Schayes - SYR263
10.Charlie Tyra - NYK258

All-Stars
EastWest
Paul Arizin
Wilt Chamberlain
Larry Costello
Bob Cousy
Tom Gola
Richie Guerin
Willie Naulls
Bill Russell
Dolph Schayes
Bill Sharman
George Yardley
Elgin Baylor
Walter Dukes
Dick Garmaker
Cliff Hagan
Ron Hundley
Clyde Lovellette
Chuck Noble
Bob Pettit
Gene Shue
Jack Twyman

All-NBA Team

1st Team

Elgin Baylor - MIE
Wilt Chamberlain - PH1
Bob Cousy - BOS
Bob Pettit - STL
Gene Shue - DET

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