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League Champion: Minneapolis Lakers

Rookie of the Year: Monk Meineke (10.7/6.9/2.2)

PPG Leader: Neil Johnston (22.3)
RPG Leader: George Mikan (14.4)
APG Leader: Bob Cousy (7.7)
WS Leader: Neil Johnston (15.3)

34 Players

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age Yrs G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
1 Jim Baechtold 25 5 321 8256 1117 2876 889 1135 1009 685 795 3123 .388 .783 25.7 9.7 3.1 2.1
2 Jim Brasco 21 1 20 248 25 94 27 34 24 21 30 77 .266 .794 12.4 3.9 1.2 1.1
3 Dick Bunt 22 1 26 271 29 105 34 48 28 17 40 92 .276 .708 10.4 3.5 1.1 0.7
4 Gene Conley 22 6 351 5791 833 2244 403 613 2212 201 1123 2069 .371 .657 16.5 5.9 6.3 0.6
5 Pete Darcey 22 1 12 90 3 18 5 9 10 2 29 11 .167 .556 7.5 0.9 0.8 0.2
6 Blaine Denning 22 1 1 9 2 5 1 1 4 0 3 5 .400 1.000 9.0 5.0 4.0 0.0
7 Danny Finn 24 3 142 3397 382 1169 278 464 548 566 453 1042 .327 .599 23.9 7.3 3.9 4.0
8 Dick Groat 22 1 26 663 100 272 109 138 86 69 90 309 .368 .790 25.5 11.9 3.3 2.7
9 Don Hanrahan 23 1 18 121 11 32 11 15 30 11 24 33 .344 .733 6.7 1.8 1.7 0.6
10 Don Henriksen 23 2 138 3927 338 881 313 476 990 240 432 989 .384 .658 28.5 7.2 7.2 1.7
11 Jim Holstein 22 4 225 3476 317 981 225 348 659 249 426 859 .323 .647 15.4 3.8 2.9 1.1
12 Bob Lochmueller 25 1 62 802 79 245 74 122 162 47 143 232 .322 .607 12.9 3.7 2.6 0.8
13 Mo Mahoney 25 2 8 45 4 12 4 5 9 2 7 12 .333 .800 5.6 1.5 1.1 0.3
14 Al Masino 24 2 99 1954 160 462 158 253 205 182 296 478 .346 .625 19.7 4.8 2.1 1.8
15 Jack McCloskey 27 1 1 16 3 9 0 0 3 1 2 6 .333 16.0 6.0 3.0 1.0
16 Bucky McConnell 24 1 14 297 27 71 14 29 34 41 39 68 .380 .483 21.2 4.9 2.4 2.9
17 George McLeod 22 1 10 85 2 16 8 15 21 4 16 12 .125 .533 8.5 1.2 2.1 0.4
18 Jack McMahon 24 8 524 14228 1615 4790 1007 1580 1390 1939 1483 4237 .337 .637 27.2 8.1 2.7 3.7
19 Monk Meineke 22 5 343 6782 790 2154 758 1003 1626 433 1047 2338 .367 .756 19.8 6.8 4.7 1.3
20 Eddie Miller 21 2 142 3675 517 1381 418 604 1206 210 444 1452 .374 .692 25.9 10.2 8.5 1.5
Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age Yrs G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST
21 Bill Mlkvy 22 1 31 608 75 246 31 48 101 62 54 181 .305 .646 19.6 5.8 3.3 2.0
22 Jim Mooney 22 1 18 529 54 148 27 40 70 35 50 135 .365 .675 29.4 7.5 3.9 1.9
23 Bob Naber 23 1 4 11 0 4 1 2 5 1 6 1 .000 .500 2.8 0.3 1.3 0.3
24 John O'Boyle 24 1 5 97 8 26 5 7 10 5 20 21 .308 .714 19.4 4.2 2.0 1.0
25 Mike O'Neill 1 4 50 4 17 4 4 9 3 10 12 .235 1.000 12.5 3.0 2.3 0.8
26 Claude Overton 25 1 15 182 19 75 20 30 25 15 25 58 .253 .667 12.1 3.9 1.7 1.0
27 Ralph Polson 23 1 49 810 65 179 61 96 211 24 102 191 .363 .635 16.5 3.9 4.3 0.5
28 Bob Priddy 22 1 16 149 14 38 8 14 36 7 36 36 .368 .571 9.3 2.3 2.3 0.4
29 Moe Radovich 23 1 4 33 5 13 4 4 1 8 5 14 .385 1.000 8.3 3.5 0.3 2.0
30 Sherwin Raiken 24 1 6 63 3 21 3 8 8 6 10 9 .143 .375 10.5 1.5 1.3 1.0
31 Gene Rhodes 25 1 65 1162 109 342 119 169 98 91 78 337 .319 .704 17.9 5.2 1.5 1.4
32 Dick Surhoff 23 2 58 545 56 190 66 92 94 32 89 178 .295 .717 9.4 3.1 1.6 0.6
33 Mark Workman 22 2 79 1181 155 468 76 123 230 44 197 386 .331 .618 14.9 4.9 2.9 0.6
34 Zeke Zawoluk 22 3 179 3534 396 1065 418 545 732 217 450 1210 .372 .767 19.7 6.8 4.1 1.2