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1955-56 NBA Stats: Per 36 Minutes

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League Champion: Philadelphia Warriors

Most Valuable Player: Bob Pettit (25.7/16.2/2.6)
Rookie of the Year: Maurice Stokes (16.8/16.3/4.9)

PPG Leader: Bob Pettit (25.7)
RPG Leader: Maurice Stokes (16.3)
APG Leader: Bob Cousy (8.9)
WS Leader: Neil Johnston (13.9)

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Pos Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Paul Arizin* SF 27 PHW 72 2724 8.2 18.2 .448 8.2 18.2 .448 6.7 8.3 .810 7.1 2.5 3.7 23.0
2 Jesse Arnelle PF 22 FTW 31 409 4.6 14.4 .317 4.6 14.4 .317 3.8 6.1 .623 15.0 1.6 5.3 12.9
3 Dick Atha SG 24 NYK 25 288 4.5 11.0 .409 4.5 11.0 .409 2.6 3.4 .778 5.2 4.0 4.9 11.6
4 Jim Baechtold SF 28 NYK 70 1738 5.6 14.4 .386 5.6 14.4 .386 4.8 6.0 .801 4.6 3.4 3.2 15.9
5 Ernie Barrett SG 26 BOS 72 1451 5.1 13.2 .388 5.1 13.2 .388 2.3 2.9 .788 6.0 4.3 4.6 12.6
6 Ernie Beck SG 24 PHW 67 1007 4.9 12.5 .387 4.9 12.5 .387 2.7 3.8 .717 7.0 2.8 3.1 12.4
7 Don Bielke C FTW 7 38 4.7 8.5 .556 4.7 8.5 .556 3.8 6.6 .571 8.5 0.9 8.5 13.3
8 Carl Braun SG 28 NYK 72 2316 6.2 16.5 .372 6.2 16.5 .372 5.0 5.9 .838 4.0 4.6 3.3 17.3
9 Frankie Brian PG 32 FTW 37 680 4.1 13.9 .297 4.1 13.9 .297 3.8 4.7 .818 4.7 3.9 3.3 12.1
10 Nathaniel Clifton PF 33 NYK 64 1537 5.0 12.7 .394 5.0 12.7 .394 3.2 4.5 .707 9.0 3.5 4.4 13.1
11 Jack Coleman PF 31 TOT 75 2738 5.1 12.4 .412 5.1 12.4 .412 2.3 3.3 .711 9.0 3.9 3.2 12.6
11 Jack Coleman PF 31 ROC 34 1369 5.1 12.4 .412 5.1 12.4 .412 2.3 3.3 .712 9.0 3.9 3.2 12.6
11 Jack Coleman PF 31 STL 41 1369 5.1 12.4 .412 5.1 12.4 .412 2.3 3.3 .710 9.0 3.9 3.2 12.6
12 Ed Conlin SF 22 SYR 66 1423 5.3 14.5 .368 5.3 14.5 .368 3.1 4.5 .680 8.2 3.7 3.1 13.7
13 Chuck Cooper SF 29 TOT 67 1144 3.2 9.7 .328 3.2 9.7 .328 3.1 4.2 .752 7.5 2.8 4.4 9.5
13 Chuck Cooper F 29 STL 35 574 3.6 10.8 .337 3.6 10.8 .337 3.9 5.3 .738 8.7 3.8 4.5 11.2
13 Chuck Cooper SF 29 FTW 32 570 2.7 8.6 .316 2.7 8.6 .316 2.4 3.1 .776 6.4 1.8 4.4 7.8
14 Bob Cousy* PG 27 BOS 72 2767 5.7 15.9 .360 5.7 15.9 .360 6.2 7.3 .844 6.4 8.4 2.7 17.6
15 Red Davis C 23 ROC 3 16 0.0 13.5 .000 0.0 13.5 .000 4.5 4.5 1.000 9.0 2.3 4.5 4.5
16 Walt Davis PF 25 PHW 70 1097 4.0 10.9 .369 4.0 10.9 .369 2.5 3.7 .688 9.1 1.8 7.5 10.6
17 George Dempsey PG 26 PHW 72 1444 3.1 6.6 .475 3.1 6.6 .475 2.2 3.5 .633 6.6 5.1 3.6 8.5
18 Corky Devlin SG 24 FTW 69 1535 4.7 12.7 .370 4.7 12.7 .370 3.4 4.5 .760 4.0 3.2 2.8 12.8
19 Walter Dukes C 25 NYK 60 1290 4.2 10.3 .403 4.2 10.3 .403 4.7 6.6 .708 12.4 1.1 5.9 13.0
20 Dick Farley SG 23 SYR 72 1429 4.2 11.4 .373 4.2 11.4 .373 3.6 5.2 .691 4.2 3.8 3.9 12.1
Rk Player Pos Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
21 Ron Feiereisel G 24 MNL 10 59 4.9 17.1 .286 4.9 17.1 .286 8.5 9.8 .875 3.7 3.7 5.5 18.3
22 Ray Felix C 25 NYK 72 1702 5.9 14.1 .415 5.9 14.1 .415 7.0 9.9 .706 13.2 1.0 6.2 18.7
23 Al Ferrari SF 22 STL 68 1611 4.3 11.9 .358 4.3 11.9 .358 3.7 5.3 .695 4.2 3.6 4.3 12.2
24 Ed Fleming SG 22 ROC 71 2028 5.4 14.6 .371 5.4 14.6 .371 4.9 6.6 .745 8.7 3.5 3.2 15.8
25 Larry Foust C 27 FTW 72 2024 6.5 14.6 .447 6.5 14.6 .447 7.7 9.9 .778 11.5 2.3 4.7 20.7
26 Harry Gallatin* SF 28 NYK 72 2378 4.9 12.6 .386 4.9 12.6 .386 5.4 6.9 .787 11.2 2.5 3.3 15.2
27 Dick Garmaker SG 23 MNL 68 870 5.7 15.4 .370 5.7 15.4 .370 4.6 5.8 .806 5.5 4.3 5.3 16.1
28 Jack George PG 27 PHW 72 2840 4.5 11.9 .374 4.5 11.9 .374 3.8 5.0 .757 4.0 5.8 2.6 12.7
29 Tom Gola* SG 23 PHW 68 2346 3.7 9.1 .412 3.7 9.1 .412 3.7 5.1 .733 9.5 6.2 4.2 11.2
30 Joe Graboski PF 26 PHW 72 2375 6.0 16.3 .369 6.0 16.3 .369 3.6 5.2 .706 9.7 2.9 4.1 15.7
31 Alex Hannum PF 32 STL 71 1480 3.6 11.0 .322 3.6 11.0 .322 2.3 3.7 .604 8.4 3.8 6.6 9.4
32 Chris Harris SG 22 TOT 41 420 3.2 12.8 .248 3.2 12.8 .248 2.3 3.9 .600 3.8 3.8 3.7 8.7
32 Chris Harris SG 22 STL 15 168 3.2 12.9 .250 3.2 12.9 .250 2.4 3.9 .611 3.9 3.9 3.6 8.8
32 Chris Harris SG 22 ROC 26 252 3.1 12.7 .247 3.1 12.7 .247 2.3 3.9 .593 3.7 3.7 3.7 8.6
33 Bob Harrison PG 28 STL 72 2219 4.2 11.8 .359 4.2 11.8 .359 1.6 2.4 .664 3.2 4.5 4.0 10.0
34 Dick Hemric PF 22 BOS 71 1329 4.4 10.8 .403 4.4 10.8 .403 4.8 7.4 .648 10.8 1.6 3.8 13.5
35 Larry Hennessy SG 26 PHW 53 444 6.9 20.0 .344 6.9 20.0 .344 2.1 2.6 .813 4.0 3.7 3.0 15.9
36 Lew Hitch PF 26 MNL 69 1129 3.0 7.5 .400 3.0 7.5 .400 3.2 4.2 .758 9.0 2.5 2.7 9.2
37 Jim Holstein F-G 25 TOT 27 352 2.5 9.1 .270 2.5 9.1 .270 2.5 3.8 .649 7.8 3.9 5.2 7.4
38 Johnny Horan F 23 TOT 19 93 4.6 16.3 .286 4.6 16.3 .286 3.9 4.3 .909 3.9 0.8 8.1 13.2
38 Johnny Horan F 23 FTW 7 43 6.7 21.8 .308 6.7 21.8 .308 5.0 5.0 1.000 3.3 0.8 11.7 18.4
38 Johnny Horan F 23 MNL 12 50 2.9 11.5 .250 2.9 11.5 .250 2.9 3.6 .800 4.3 0.7 5.0 8.6
39 Bob Houbregs* C 23 FTW 70 1535 5.8 13.5 .430 5.8 13.5 .430 6.6 9.0 .739 9.7 3.7 3.4 18.2
40 Mel Hutchins PF 27 FTW 66 2240 5.2 12.3 .425 5.2 12.3 .425 2.3 3.6 .643 8.0 2.9 2.7 12.7
Rk Player Pos Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
41 Neil Johnston* C 26 PHW 70 2594 6.9 15.2 .457 6.9 15.2 .457 7.6 9.5 .801 12.1 3.1 3.5 21.5
42 Ed Kalafat SF 23 MNL 72 1639 4.3 11.9 .359 4.3 11.9 .359 4.1 5.5 .738 9.7 2.9 5.2 12.6
43 Billy Kenville PG 25 SYR 72 1278 4.8 12.6 .379 4.8 12.6 .379 5.5 7.2 .759 6.1 4.5 3.7 15.1
44 Red Kerr C 23 SYR 72 2114 6.4 15.9 .403 6.4 15.9 .403 3.5 5.4 .655 10.3 1.4 2.9 16.4
45 George King PG 27 SYR 72 2343 4.4 11.7 .372 4.4 11.7 .372 2.7 4.2 .640 3.8 6.3 2.3 11.4
46 Earl Lloyd SF 27 SYR 72 1837 4.2 12.5 .335 4.2 12.5 .335 3.6 4.7 .772 9.6 2.3 5.2 12.0
47 Jim Loscutoff SF 25 BOS 71 1582 5.1 14.3 .360 5.1 14.3 .360 3.2 4.7 .671 14.2 1.5 4.8 13.4
48 Clyde Lovellette* C 26 MNL 71 2518 8.5 19.6 .434 8.5 19.6 .434 4.8 6.7 .721 14.2 2.3 3.5 21.8
49 Ed Macauley* C 27 BOS 71 2354 6.4 15.2 .422 6.4 15.2 .422 6.1 7.7 .794 6.5 3.2 2.4 19.0
50 Slater Martin* PG 30 MNL 72 2838 3.9 10.9 .358 3.9 10.9 .358 4.2 5.0 .833 3.3 5.6 2.6 12.0
51 Dick McGuire* PG 30 NYK 62 1685 3.2 9.4 .347 3.2 9.4 .347 2.6 4.1 .627 4.7 7.7 3.1 9.1
52 Jack McMahon PG 27 TOT 70 1713 4.2 12.9 .328 4.2 12.9 .328 2.3 3.9 .595 3.8 4.7 3.6 10.8
52 Jack McMahon G 27 ROC 34 856 4.2 12.9 .326 4.2 12.9 .326 2.3 3.8 .611 3.6 4.8 3.6 10.7
52 Jack McMahon PG 27 STL 36 857 4.3 12.9 .331 4.3 12.9 .331 2.3 4.0 .579 4.0 4.5 3.6 10.9
53 Monk Meineke PF 25 ROC 69 1248 4.4 11.9 .372 4.4 11.9 .372 5.2 6.7 .780 9.1 2.9 5.5 14.1
54 Chuck Mencel PG 22 MNL 69 973 4.4 13.9 .320 4.4 13.9 .320 2.9 3.6 .813 4.1 4.9 2.7 11.8
55 George Mikan* C 31 MNL 37 765 7.0 17.6 .395 7.0 17.6 .395 4.4 5.7 .770 14.5 2.5 7.2 18.4
56 Vern Mikkelsen* PF 27 MNL 72 2100 5.4 14.1 .386 5.4 14.1 .386 5.6 7.0 .804 10.4 3.0 5.5 16.5
57 Jackie Moore SF 23 PHW 54 402 4.5 11.6 .388 4.5 11.6 .388 2.9 4.7 .604 10.5 2.3 7.2 11.8
58 Red Morrison C 23 BOS 71 910 3.5 9.5 .371 3.5 9.5 .371 1.7 3.5 .494 13.6 2.1 6.3 8.8
59 Jack Nichols PF 29 BOS 60 1964 6.0 14.6 .413 6.0 14.6 .413 3.7 4.6 .791 11.5 2.9 4.2 15.8
60 Chuck Noble SG 24 FTW 72 2013 4.8 13.7 .352 4.8 13.7 .352 2.6 3.5 .749 4.7 5.0 4.5 12.3
Rk Player Pos Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
61 Togo Palazzi SF 23 BOS 63 703 7.4 19.1 .389 7.4 19.1 .389 4.4 6.3 .685 9.3 2.2 4.5 19.2
62 Med Park SF 22 STL 40 424 4.5 12.9 .349 4.5 12.9 .349 3.7 5.9 .629 8.0 3.4 5.4 12.7
63 Bob Peterson SF 24 NYK 58 779 5.6 14.0 .399 5.6 14.0 .399 3.1 4.8 .654 10.3 2.0 5.7 14.3
64 Bob Pettit* C 23 STL 72 2794 8.3 19.4 .429 8.3 19.4 .429 7.2 9.8 .736 15.0 2.4 2.6 23.8
65 Andy Phillip* PG 33 FTW 70 2078 2.6 7.0 .365 2.6 7.0 .365 1.9 3.4 .563 4.5 7.1 2.7 7.1
66 Richie Regan PG 25 ROC 72 1746 4.9 14.0 .352 4.9 14.0 .352 1.8 2.7 .639 3.6 4.6 3.7 11.6
67 Dick Ricketts PF 22 TOT 68 1943 4.4 13.9 .313 4.4 13.9 .313 2.6 3.6 .708 9.1 3.8 5.3 11.3
67 Dick Ricketts PF 22 STL 29 777 4.4 13.9 .312 4.4 13.9 .312 2.5 3.6 .705 9.1 3.8 5.3 11.3
67 Dick Ricketts PF 22 ROC 39 1166 4.4 13.9 .313 4.4 13.9 .313 2.6 3.6 .709 9.1 3.8 5.3 11.3
68 Arnie Risen* C 31 BOS 68 1597 4.3 11.1 .383 4.3 11.1 .383 3.8 5.4 .708 12.5 2.0 6.8 12.4
69 Red Rocha C 32 SYR 72 1883 4.8 13.2 .361 4.8 13.2 .361 4.2 5.4 .783 8.0 2.5 4.7 13.8
70 Bob Santini F 20 NYK 4 23 7.8 15.7 .500 7.8 15.7 .500 1.6 3.1 .500 4.7 1.6 6.3 17.2
71 Bob Schafer SG TOT 54 578 5.0 16.8 .300 5.0 16.8 .300 3.9 5.0 .765 4.4 3.3 4.7 14.0
71 Bob Schafer SG PHW 12 82 5.3 15.4 .343 5.3 15.4 .343 3.1 5.3 .583 5.7 4.0 6.1 13.6
71 Bob Schafer SG STL 42 496 5.0 17.1 .294 5.0 17.1 .294 4.0 5.0 .797 4.2 3.2 4.4 14.0
72 Dolph Schayes* PF 27 SYR 72 2517 6.7 17.2 .387 6.7 17.2 .387 7.8 9.0 .858 12.7 2.9 3.6 21.1
73 Dick Schnittker SF 27 MNL 72 1930 4.7 12.1 .393 4.7 12.1 .393 5.7 6.6 .856 5.5 2.6 4.7 15.1
74 Kenny Sears PF 22 NYK 70 2069 5.6 12.7 .438 5.6 12.7 .438 4.5 5.6 .796 10.7 2.0 3.5 15.6
75 Frank Selvy SG 23 STL 17 444 5.4 14.8 .366 5.4 14.8 .366 4.3 5.8 .746 4.4 2.8 3.1 15.2
76 Paul Seymour SG 28 SYR 57 1826 4.5 13.2 .339 4.5 13.2 .339 3.7 4.6 .807 3.0 5.4 2.6 12.7
77 Chuck Share C 28 STL 72 1975 5.7 13.4 .430 5.7 13.4 .430 6.3 9.1 .695 14.1 2.4 5.8 17.8
78 Bill Sharman* SG 29 BOS 72 2698 7.2 16.4 .438 7.2 16.4 .438 4.8 5.5 .867 3.5 4.5 2.6 19.1
79 Gene Shue PG 24 NYK 72 1750 4.9 12.9 .384 4.9 12.9 .384 3.7 4.9 .764 4.4 3.7 2.3 13.6
80 Connie Simmons PF 30 ROC 68 903 5.7 17.1 .336 5.7 17.1 .336 3.1 5.1 .605 9.4 3.3 5.7 14.6
Rk Player Pos Age Tm G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
81 Whitey Skoog SG 29 MNL 72 2311 5.3 13.3 .398 5.3 13.3 .398 2.4 3.0 .803 4.5 4.0 3.6 13.0
82 Odie Spears SF 30 FTW 72 1378 4.3 12.2 .355 4.3 12.2 .355 4.2 5.3 .791 6.0 3.2 5.0 12.8
83 Art Spoelstra C 23 ROC 72 1640 5.0 12.6 .392 5.0 12.6 .392 3.6 5.2 .685 9.6 2.1 5.4 13.5
84 Jack Stephens SG 22 STL 72 2219 4.0 10.4 .386 4.0 10.4 .386 4.0 5.8 .692 6.1 3.4 2.3 12.1
85 Maurice Stokes* C 22 ROC 67 2323 6.2 17.6 .354 6.2 17.6 .354 4.9 6.9 .714 17.0 5.1 4.3 17.4
86 Jim Tucker PF 23 SYR 70 895 4.1 11.7 .348 4.1 11.7 .348 2.7 3.3 .795 9.3 1.5 6.7 10.8
87 Jack Twyman* SF 21 ROC 72 2186 6.9 16.3 .422 6.9 16.3 .422 3.4 4.9 .685 7.7 2.8 3.9 17.1
88 Ernie Vandeweghe F-G 27 NYK 5 77 4.7 14.5 .323 4.7 14.5 .323 0.9 0.9 1.000 6.1 5.6 7.0 10.3
89 Bobby Wanzer* PG 34 ROC 72 1980 4.5 11.8 .376 4.5 11.8 .376 4.7 6.5 .719 4.9 4.1 2.7 13.6
90 Bob Williams F 24 MNL 20 173 4.4 9.6 .457 4.4 9.6 .457 5.0 9.4 .533 11.2 1.5 7.5 13.7
91 George Yardley* SF 27 FTW 71 2353 6.6 16.3 .407 6.6 16.3 .407 5.6 7.5 .742 10.5 2.4 3.2 18.9
92 Max Zaslofsky SG 30 FTW 9 182 5.7 16.0 .358 5.7 16.0 .358 5.9 6.9 .857 3.2 3.2 3.6 17.4