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1961-62 NBA Awards Voting

Most Valuable Player

Voting Per Game Shooting Advanced
Rank Player Age Tm First Pts Won Pts Max Share G MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK FG% 3P% FT% WS WS/48
1 Bill Russell 27 BOS 51.0 297.0 425 0.699 76 45.2 18.9 23.6 4.5 .457 .595 15.5 .217
2 Wilt Chamberlain 25 PHW 9.0 152.0 425 0.358 80 48.5 50.4 25.7 2.4 .506 .613 23.1 .286
3 Oscar Robertson 23 CIN 13.0 135.0 425 0.318 79 44.3 30.8 12.5 11.4 .478 .803 15.6 .214
4 Elgin Baylor 27 LAL 3.0 82.0 425 0.193 48 44.4 38.3 18.6 4.6 .428 .754 7.9 .179
5 Jerry West 23 LAL 6.0 60.0 425 0.141 75 41.2 30.8 7.9 5.4 .445 .769 12.9 .201
6 Bob Pettit 29 STL 2.0 31.0 425 0.073 78 42.1 31.1 18.7 3.7 .450 .771 11.5 .168
7 Richie Guerin 29 NYK 1.0 5.0 425 0.012 78 42.9 29.5 6.4 6.9 .442 .820 12.1 .174
8 Bob Cousy 33 BOS 0.0 3.0 425 0.007 75 28.2 15.7 3.5 7.8 .391 .754 6.3 .144