Minutes Played
1. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 2918
2. George Yardley* • DET 2843
3. Larry CostelloSYR 2746
4. Kenny SearsNYK 2685
5. Bill Russell* • BOS 2640
6. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 2589
7. Bob Pettit* • STL 2528
8. Carl BraunNYK 2475
9. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 2460
10. Neil Johnston* • PHW 2408
11. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 2390
12. Red KerrSYR 2384
13. Paul Arizin* • PHW 2377
Woody SauldsberryPHW 2377
15. Willie NaullsNYK 2369
16. Richie Guerin* • NYK 2368
17. Gene ShueDET 2333
18. Dick McGuire* • DET 2311
19. George KingCIN 2272
20. Jack McMahonSTL 2239
Field Goals
1. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 679
2. George Yardley* • DET 673
3. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 581
Bob Pettit* • STL 581
5. Bill Sharman* • BOS 550
6. Cliff Hagan* • STL 503
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 483
8. Neil Johnston* • PHW 473
9. Willie NaullsNYK 472
10. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 468
11. Jack Twyman* • CIN 465
12. Bill Russell* • BOS 456
13. Kenny SearsNYK 445
Bob Cousy* • BOS 445
15. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 439
16. Carl BraunNYK 426
17. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 414
18. Red KerrSYR 407
19. Larry FoustMNL 391
20. Dick GarmakerMNL 390
Field Goal Attempts
1. George Yardley* • DET 1624
2. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 1540
3. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1458
4. Bob Pettit* • STL 1418
5. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1297
6. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1262
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1229
8. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1226
9. Willie NaullsNYK 1189
10. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 1181
11. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1135
12. Neil Johnston* • PHW 1102
13. Woody SauldsberryPHW 1082
14. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1070
15. Bill Russell* • BOS 1032
16. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1028
17. Red KerrSYR 1020
18. Carl BraunNYK 1018
19. Joe GraboskiPHW 1017
20. Kenny SearsNYK 1014
2-Pt Field Goals
1. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 679
2. George Yardley* • DET 673
3. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 581
Bob Pettit* • STL 581
5. Bill Sharman* • BOS 550
6. Cliff Hagan* • STL 503
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 483
8. Neil Johnston* • PHW 473
9. Willie NaullsNYK 472
10. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 468
11. Jack Twyman* • CIN 465
12. Bill Russell* • BOS 456
13. Kenny SearsNYK 445
Bob Cousy* • BOS 445
15. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 439
16. Carl BraunNYK 426
17. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 414
18. Red KerrSYR 407
19. Larry FoustMNL 391
20. Dick GarmakerMNL 390
2-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. George Yardley* • DET 1624
2. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 1540
3. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1458
4. Bob Pettit* • STL 1418
5. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1297
6. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1262
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1229
8. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1226
9. Willie NaullsNYK 1189
10. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 1181
11. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1135
12. Neil Johnston* • PHW 1102
13. Woody SauldsberryPHW 1082
14. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1070
15. Bill Russell* • BOS 1032
16. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1028
17. Red KerrSYR 1020
18. Carl BraunNYK 1018
19. Joe GraboskiPHW 1017
20. Kenny SearsNYK 1014
Field Goals Missed
1. George Yardley* • DET 951
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 877
3. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 861
4. Bob Pettit* • STL 837
5. Bob Cousy* • BOS 817
6. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 767
7. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 758
8. Bill Sharman* • BOS 747
9. Paul Arizin* • PHW 746
10. Willie NaullsNYK 717
11. Woody SauldsberryPHW 693
12. Joe GraboskiPHW 676
13. Cliff Hagan* • STL 632
14. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 631
15. Neil Johnston* • PHW 629
Richie Guerin* • NYK 629
17. Red KerrSYR 613
18. Dick GarmakerMNL 598
19. Carl BraunNYK 592
20. Larry FoustMNL 591
Free Throws
1. George Yardley* • DET 655
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 629
3. Bob Pettit* • STL 557
4. Kenny SearsNYK 452
5. Neil Johnston* • PHW 442
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 440
7. Larry FoustMNL 428
8. Harry Gallatin* • DET 392
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 385
10. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 383
11. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 370
12. Richie Guerin* • NYK 353
13. Carl BraunNYK 321
14. Larry CostelloSYR 320
15. Dick GarmakerMNL 314
16. Jack Twyman* • CIN 307
17. Bill Sharman* • BOS 302
18. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 301
19. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 294
20. Willie NaullsNYK 284
Free Throw Attempts
1. George Yardley* • DET 808
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 744
3. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 696
4. Larry FoustMNL 566
5. Kenny SearsNYK 550
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 544
7. Neil Johnston* • PHW 540
8. Richie Guerin* • NYK 511
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 501
10. Harry Gallatin* • DET 498
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 472
12. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 471
13. Bill Russell* • BOS 443
14. Red KerrSYR 422
15. Dick GarmakerMNL 411
16. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 405
17. Jack Twyman* • CIN 396
18. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 394
19. Ray FelixNYK 389
20. Carl BraunNYK 378
Larry CostelloSYR 378
Total Rebounds
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 1564
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 1216
3. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 1142
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1022
5. Red KerrSYR 963
6. Walter DukesDET 954
7. Larry FoustMNL 876
8. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 862
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 805
10. Willie NaullsNYK 799
11. Neil Johnston* • PHW 790
12. Kenny SearsNYK 785
13. George Yardley* • DET 768
14. Harry Gallatin* • DET 749
Chuck ShareSTL 749
16. Ray FelixNYK 747
17. Woody SauldsberryPHW 729
18. Cliff Hagan* • STL 707
19. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 705
20. Tom Gola* • PHW 639
Assists
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 463
2. Dick McGuire* • DET 454
3. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 403
4. Carl BraunNYK 393
5. George KingCIN 337
6. Jack McMahonSTL 333
7. Tom Gola* • PHW 327
8. Richie Guerin* • NYK 317
Larry CostelloSYR 317
10. Jack GeorgePHW 234
11. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 224
12. Slick Leonard* • MNL 218
Slater Martin* • STL 218
14. Bill Russell* • BOS 202
15. Ernie BeckPHW 190
16. Richie ReganCIN 185
17. Dick GarmakerMNL 183
18. Cliff Hagan* • STL 175
19. Gene ShueDET 172
20. Bob HarrisonSYR 169
Personal Fouls
1. Walter DukesDET 311
2. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 299
Larry FoustMNL 299
4. Ray FelixNYK 283
5. Chuck ShareSTL 279
6. Dick RickettsCIN 277
7. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 274
8. Cliff Hagan* • STL 267
9. Kenny SearsNYK 251
10. Joe GraboskiPHW 249
11. Larry CostelloSYR 246
12. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 245
Woody SauldsberryPHW 245
14. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 244
15. Lou TsioropoulosBOS 242
16. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 236
17. Paul Arizin* • PHW 235
18. Neil Johnston* • PHW 233
19. Guy SparrowNYK 232
20. George Yardley* • DET 226
Maurice Stokes* • CIN 226
Points
1. George Yardley* • DET 2001
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1791
3. Bob Pettit* • STL 1719
4. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 1659
5. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1406
6. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1402
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1391
8. Neil Johnston* • PHW 1388
9. Kenny SearsNYK 1342
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1248
11. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1237
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1230
13. Willie NaullsNYK 1228
14. Larry FoustMNL 1210
15. Carl BraunNYK 1173
16. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1167
17. Bill Russell* • BOS 1142
18. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 1137
19. Dick GarmakerMNL 1094
Red KerrSYR 1094
Field Goal Pct
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN .452
2. Cliff Hagan* • STL .443
3. Ray FelixNYK .442
Bill Russell* • BOS .442
5. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN .441
6. Kenny SearsNYK .439
7. Neil Johnston* • PHW .429
8. Ed Macauley* • STL .428
9. Larry CostelloSYR .426
10. Bill Sharman* • BOS .424
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .419
12. Carl BraunNYK .418
13. Tom Gola* • PHW .415
14. George Yardley* • DET .414
15. Jack ColemanSTL .412
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .410
17. Bob Pettit* • STL .410
18. Red KerrSYR .399
19. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .399
20. Ernie BeckPHW .398
Larry FoustMNL .398
2-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN .452
2. Cliff Hagan* • STL .443
3. Ray FelixNYK .442
Bill Russell* • BOS .442
5. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN .441
6. Kenny SearsNYK .439
7. Neil Johnston* • PHW .429
8. Ed Macauley* • STL .428
9. Larry CostelloSYR .426
10. Bill Sharman* • BOS .424
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .419
12. Carl BraunNYK .418
13. Tom Gola* • PHW .415
14. George Yardley* • DET .414
15. Jack ColemanSTL .412
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .410
17. Bob Pettit* • STL .410
18. Red KerrSYR .399
19. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .399
20. Ernie BeckPHW .398
Larry FoustMNL .398
Free Throw Pct
1. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .904
2. Bill Sharman* • BOS .893
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS .850
4. Carl BraunNYK .849
5. Dick SchnittkerMNL .848
6. Larry CostelloSYR .847
7. Gene ShueDET .844
8. Willie NaullsNYK .826
9. Kenny SearsNYK .822
10. Ron SobieNYK .820
11. Neil Johnston* • PHW .819
12. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .811
13. George Yardley* • DET .811
14. Paul Arizin* • PHW .809
15. Ed ConlinSYR .796
16. Harry Gallatin* • DET .787
17. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .786
18. Jack Twyman* • CIN .775
19. Cliff Hagan* • STL .768
20. Slick Leonard* • MNL .765
Minutes Per Game
1. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 40.5
2. George Yardley* • DET 39.5
3. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 39.0
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 38.3
5. Larry CostelloSYR 38.1
6. Richie Guerin* • NYK 37.6
7. Kenny SearsNYK 37.3
8. Gene ShueDET 37.0
9. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 36.5
10. Bob Pettit* • STL 36.1
11. George KingCIN 36.1
12. Tom Gola* • PHW 36.0
13. Bill Sharman* • BOS 35.1
14. Slater Martin* • STL 35.0
15. Paul Arizin* • PHW 35.0
16. Carl BraunNYK 34.9
17. Willie NaullsNYK 34.8
18. Bob Cousy* • BOS 34.2
19. Neil Johnston* • PHW 33.9
20. Dick McGuire* • DET 33.5
Points Per Game
1. George Yardley* • DET 27.8
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 24.9
3. Bob Pettit* • STL 24.6
4. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 23.4
5. Bill Sharman* • BOS 22.3
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 20.7
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 19.9
8. Neil Johnston* • PHW 19.5
9. Kenny SearsNYK 18.6
10. Willie NaullsNYK 18.1
11. Bob Cousy* • BOS 18.0
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 17.8
13. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 17.3
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN 17.2
15. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 16.9
16. Larry FoustMNL 16.8
17. Bill Russell* • BOS 16.6
18. Richie Guerin* • NYK 16.5
19. Carl BraunNYK 16.5
20. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 16.5
Rebounds Per Game
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 22.7
2. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 18.1
3. Bob Pettit* • STL 17.4
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 14.2
5. Red KerrSYR 13.4
6. Walter DukesDET 13.2
7. Larry FoustMNL 12.2
8. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 12.1
9. Willie NaullsNYK 11.8
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 11.2
11. Neil Johnston* • PHW 11.1
12. Kenny SearsNYK 10.9
13. Tom Gola* • PHW 10.8
14. George Yardley* • DET 10.7
15. Chuck ShareSTL 10.4
Harry Gallatin* • DET 10.4
17. Ray FelixNYK 10.4
18. Woody SauldsberryPHW 10.3
19. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 10.2
20. Cliff Hagan* • STL 10.1
Assists Per Game
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 7.1
2. Dick McGuire* • DET 6.6
3. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 6.4
4. Tom Gola* • PHW 5.5
5. Carl BraunNYK 5.5
6. George KingCIN 5.3
7. Richie Guerin* • NYK 5.0
8. Jack McMahonSTL 4.6
9. Larry CostelloSYR 4.4
10. Slater Martin* • STL 3.6
11. Slick Leonard* • MNL 3.3
12. Jack GeorgePHW 3.2
13. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 3.1
14. Bill Russell* • BOS 2.9
15. Gene ShueDET 2.7
16. Dick GarmakerMNL 2.7
17. Ernie BeckPHW 2.7
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS 2.7
19. Richie ReganCIN 2.6
20. Chuck NobleDET 2.5
Player Efficiency Rating
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 26.3
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 24.2
3. George Yardley* • DET 23.3
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 22.8
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 22.6
6. Neil Johnston* • PHW 22.5
7. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 22.2
8. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 20.6
9. Larry FoustMNL 20.0
10. Harry Gallatin* • DET 19.8
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 19.5
12. Ray FelixNYK 18.9
13. Jack Twyman* • CIN 18.9
14. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 18.9
15. Bill Sharman* • BOS 18.8
16. Kenny SearsNYK 18.5
17. Ed Macauley* • STL 18.4
18. Tom Gola* • PHW 18.3
19. Paul Arizin* • PHW 18.2
20. Bob Cousy* • BOS 17.9
True Shooting Pct
1. Kenny SearsNYK .534
2. Neil Johnston* • PHW .518
3. Jack Twyman* • CIN .514
4. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .513
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL .513
6. Ray FelixNYK .511
7. Larry CostelloSYR .510
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .508
9. George Yardley* • DET .505
10. Dick SchnittkerMNL .495
11. Carl BraunNYK .495
12. Bob Pettit* • STL .492
13. Larry FoustMNL .491
14. Ed Macauley* • STL .489
15. Ron SobieNYK .489
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .489
17. Bill Sharman* • BOS .485
18. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN .483
19. Tom Gola* • PHW .482
20. Harry Gallatin* • DET .480
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN .452
2. Cliff Hagan* • STL .443
3. Ray FelixNYK .442
Bill Russell* • BOS .442
5. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN .441
6. Kenny SearsNYK .439
7. Neil Johnston* • PHW .429
8. Ed Macauley* • STL .428
9. Larry CostelloSYR .426
10. Bill Sharman* • BOS .424
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .419
12. Carl BraunNYK .418
13. Tom Gola* • PHW .415
14. George Yardley* • DET .414
15. Jack ColemanSTL .412
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .410
17. Bob Pettit* • STL .410
18. Red KerrSYR .399
19. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .398
20. Ernie BeckPHW .398
Offensive Win Shares
1. George Yardley* • DET 10.2
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 9.7
3. Kenny SearsNYK 8.3
4. Neil Johnston* • PHW 8.2
5. Bob Pettit* • STL 7.7
6. Cliff Hagan* • STL 7.7
7. Jack Twyman* • CIN 7.0
8. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 6.6
9. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 6.4
10. Larry CostelloSYR 6.4
11. Carl BraunNYK 5.9
12. Bill Sharman* • BOS 5.8
13. Paul Arizin* • PHW 5.5
14. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 5.4
15. Larry FoustMNL 5.3
16. Ray FelixNYK 4.5
17. Ed Macauley* • STL 4.5
18. Harry Gallatin* • DET 4.2
19. Tom Gola* • PHW 3.9
20. Dick GarmakerMNL 3.7
Defensive Win Shares
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 7.7
2. Maurice Stokes* • CIN 5.0
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS 4.6
4. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 4.1
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 4.0
6. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 3.6
7. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 3.4
8. Bob Pettit* • STL 3.4
9. Red KerrSYR 3.2
10. Tom Gola* • PHW 3.2
11. Neil Johnston* • PHW 3.1
12. Bill Sharman* • BOS 2.9
13. Lou TsioropoulosBOS 2.9
14. Larry CostelloSYR 2.9
15. George KingCIN 2.6
16. Woody SauldsberryPHW 2.5
17. Cliff Hagan* • STL 2.4
18. Joe GraboskiPHW 2.3
19. Dick McGuire* • DET 2.3
20. Paul Arizin* • PHW 2.3
Win Shares
1. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 13.7
2. George Yardley* • DET 12.3
3. Bill Russell* • BOS 11.3
4. Neil Johnston* • PHW 11.3
5. Bob Pettit* • STL 11.0
6. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN 10.1
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 10.0
8. Kenny SearsNYK 10.0
9. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 10.0
10. Jack Twyman* • CIN 9.3
11. Larry CostelloSYR 9.2
12. Bill Sharman* • BOS 8.7
13. Paul Arizin* • PHW 7.7
14. Carl BraunNYK 7.6
15. Tom Gola* • PHW 7.1
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 6.5
17. Larry FoustMNL 6.4
18. Ed Macauley* • STL 6.3
19. Harry Gallatin* • DET 6.1
20. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 6.0
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .234
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .226
3. Neil Johnston* • PHW .225
4. Cliff Hagan* • STL .220
5. Bob Pettit* • STL .209
6. George Yardley* • DET .208
7. Bill Russell* • BOS .206
8. Jack Twyman* • CIN .204
9. Bill Sharman* • BOS .189
10. Clyde Lovellette* • CIN .187
11. Kenny SearsNYK .179
12. Ray FelixNYK .164
13. Larry CostelloSYR .162
14. Tom Gola* • PHW .161
15. Ed Macauley* • STL .157
16. Paul Arizin* • PHW .156
17. Harry Gallatin* • DET .147
18. Carl BraunNYK .147
19. Larry FoustMNL .139
20. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS .130
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