Minutes Played
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 2979
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 2873
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 2855
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 2799
5. Larry CostelloSYR 2750
6. Gene ShueDET 2745
7. Woody SauldsberryPHW 2743
8. Jack Twyman* • CIN 2713
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 2702
10. Red KerrSYR 2671
11. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 2645
12. Richie Guerin* • NYK 2558
13. Slater Martin* • STL 2504
14. Kenny SearsNYK 2498
15. Dick GarmakerMNL 2493
16. Joe GraboskiPHW 2482
17. Bob Cousy* • BOS 2403
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS 2382
19. Walter DukesDET 2338
20. Tom Gola* • PHW 2333
Field Goals
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 719
2. Jack Twyman* • CIN 710
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL 646
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 632
5. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 605
6. Bill Sharman* • BOS 562
7. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 504
8. Red KerrSYR 502
9. Woody SauldsberryPHW 501
10. Kenny SearsNYK 491
11. Bob Cousy* • BOS 484
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 465
13. Gene ShueDET 464
14. Bill Russell* • BOS 456
15. George Yardley* • TOT 446
16. Richie Guerin* • NYK 443
17. Larry CostelloSYR 414
18. Willie NaullsNYK 405
19. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 402
20. Phil JordonDET 399
Field Goal Attempts
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1691
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 1640
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 1482
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1466
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1417
6. Woody SauldsberryPHW 1380
7. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1377
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1304
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1260
10. Gene ShueDET 1197
11. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1192
12. Red KerrSYR 1139
13. Joe GraboskiPHW 1116
14. Willie NaullsNYK 1072
15. Richie Guerin* • NYK 1046
16. George Yardley* • TOT 1042
17. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 1013
18. Kenny SearsNYK 1002
19. Bill Russell* • BOS 997
20. Phil JordonDET 967
2-Pt Field Goals
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 719
2. Jack Twyman* • CIN 710
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL 646
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 632
5. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 605
6. Bill Sharman* • BOS 562
7. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 504
8. Red KerrSYR 502
9. Woody SauldsberryPHW 501
10. Kenny SearsNYK 491
11. Bob Cousy* • BOS 484
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 465
13. Gene ShueDET 464
14. Bill Russell* • BOS 456
15. George Yardley* • TOT 446
16. Richie Guerin* • NYK 443
17. Larry CostelloSYR 414
18. Willie NaullsNYK 405
19. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 402
20. Phil JordonDET 399
2-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1691
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 1640
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 1482
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1466
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1417
6. Woody SauldsberryPHW 1380
7. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1377
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1304
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1260
10. Gene ShueDET 1197
11. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1192
12. Red KerrSYR 1139
13. Joe GraboskiPHW 1116
14. Willie NaullsNYK 1072
15. Richie Guerin* • NYK 1046
16. George Yardley* • TOT 1042
17. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 1013
18. Kenny SearsNYK 1002
19. Bill Russell* • BOS 997
20. Phil JordonDET 967
Field Goals Missed
1. Jack Twyman* • CIN 981
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 921
3. Woody SauldsberryPHW 879
4. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 877
5. Paul Arizin* • PHW 834
6. Bill Sharman* • BOS 815
7. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 800
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 776
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 771
10. Gene ShueDET 733
11. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 727
12. Joe GraboskiPHW 722
13. Willie NaullsNYK 667
14. Red KerrSYR 637
15. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 630
16. Richie Guerin* • NYK 603
17. George Yardley* • TOT 596
18. Walter DukesDET 586
19. Phil JordonDET 568
20. Ed ConlinTOT 562
Free Throws
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 667
2. Paul Arizin* • PHW 587
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 532
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 526
5. Kenny SearsNYK 506
6. Jack Twyman* • CIN 437
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 415
8. Richie Guerin* • NYK 405
9. Bill Sharman* • BOS 342
10. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 341
11. Gene ShueDET 338
12. Bob Cousy* • BOS 329
13. George Yardley* • TOT 317
14. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 312
15. Walter DukesDET 297
16. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 286
17. Dick GarmakerMNL 284
18. Red KerrSYR 281
Tom Gola* • PHW 281
20. Larry FoustMNL 280
Larry CostelloSYR 280
Free Throw Attempts
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 879
2. Paul Arizin* • PHW 722
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 685
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 609
5. Kenny SearsNYK 588
6. Jack Twyman* • CIN 558
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 536
8. Richie Guerin* • NYK 505
9. Walter DukesDET 452
10. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 436
11. Bill Russell* • BOS 428
12. Gene ShueDET 421
13. George Yardley* • TOT 407
14. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 391
15. Bob Cousy* • BOS 385
16. Dick GarmakerMNL 368
17. Red KerrSYR 367
Bill Sharman* • BOS 367
19. Larry FoustMNL 366
20. Joe GraboskiPHW 360
Total Rebounds
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 1612
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 1182
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 1050
4. Red KerrSYR 1008
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 962
6. Walter DukesDET 958
7. Woody SauldsberryPHW 826
8. Cliff Hagan* • STL 783
9. Joe GraboskiPHW 751
10. Willie NaullsNYK 723
11. Tom Gola* • PHW 710
12. Kenny SearsNYK 658
13. Chuck ShareSTL 657
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN 653
15. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 638
16. Paul Arizin* • PHW 637
17. Larry FoustMNL 627
18. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 605
19. Wayne Embry* • CIN 597
20. Phil JordonDET 594
Assists
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 557
2. Dick McGuire* • DET 443
3. Larry CostelloSYR 379
4. Richie Guerin* • NYK 364
5. Carl BraunNYK 349
6. Slater Martin* • STL 336
7. Jack McMahonSTL 298
8. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 287
9. Tom Gola* • PHW 269
10. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 261
11. Cliff Hagan* • STL 245
12. Gene ShueDET 231
13. Johnny McCarthyCIN 225
14. Bill Russell* • BOS 222
15. Bob Pettit* • STL 221
Jack GeorgeTOT 221
17. Dick GarmakerMNL 211
18. Jack Twyman* • CIN 209
19. Bucky BockhornCIN 206
20. Hot Rod HundleyMNL 205
Personal Fouls
1. Walter DukesDET 332
2. Earl Lloyd* • DET 291
3. Jim LoscutoffBOS 285
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 280
5. Jack Twyman* • CIN 277
6. Woody SauldsberryPHW 276
7. Cliff Hagan* • STL 275
Ray FelixNYK 275
9. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 271
10. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 270
11. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 266
12. Paul Arizin* • PHW 264
13. Larry CostelloSYR 263
14. Chuck ShareSTL 261
15. Al BianchiSYR 260
16. Richie Guerin* • NYK 255
17. Joe GraboskiPHW 249
18. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 246
19. Tom Gola* • PHW 243
20. Joe HolupDET 239
Points
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 2105
2. Jack Twyman* • CIN 1857
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1851
4. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 1742
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 1707
6. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1534
7. Kenny SearsNYK 1488
8. Bill Sharman* • BOS 1466
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1297
10. Richie Guerin* • NYK 1291
11. Red KerrSYR 1285
12. Gene ShueDET 1266
13. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1242
14. George Yardley* • TOT 1209
15. Bill Russell* • BOS 1168
16. Woody SauldsberryPHW 1112
17. Larry CostelloSYR 1108
18. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 1107
19. Willie NaullsNYK 1068
20. Joe GraboskiPHW 1058
Field Goal Pct
1. Kenny SearsNYK .490
2. Bill Russell* • BOS .457
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL .456
4. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .454
5. Hal Greer* • SYR .454
6. Red KerrSYR .441
7. Bob Pettit* • STL .438
8. Larry CostelloSYR .437
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .434
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW .431
11. George Yardley* • TOT .428
12. Dick McGuire* • DET .427
13. Richie Guerin* • NYK .423
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN .420
15. Carl BraunNYK .420
16. Phil JordonDET .413
17. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .408
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS .408
19. Jim PalmerCIN .404
20. Bob HopkinsSYR .403
2-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Kenny SearsNYK .490
2. Bill Russell* • BOS .457
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL .456
4. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .454
5. Hal Greer* • SYR .454
6. Red KerrSYR .441
7. Bob Pettit* • STL .438
8. Larry CostelloSYR .437
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .434
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW .431
11. George Yardley* • TOT .428
12. Dick McGuire* • DET .427
13. Richie Guerin* • NYK .423
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN .420
15. Carl BraunNYK .420
16. Phil JordonDET .413
17. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .408
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS .408
19. Jim PalmerCIN .404
20. Bob HopkinsSYR .403
Free Throw Pct
1. Bill Sharman* • BOS .932
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .864
3. Kenny SearsNYK .861
4. Bob Cousy* • BOS .855
5. Willie NaullsNYK .830
6. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .820
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW .813
8. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .806
9. Gene ShueDET .803
10. Larry CostelloSYR .802
11. Richie Guerin* • NYK .802
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS .798
13. Tom Gola* • PHW .787
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN .783
15. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .782
16. George Yardley* • TOT .779
17. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .777
18. Slater Martin* • STL .776
19. Cliff Hagan* • STL .774
20. Dick GarmakerMNL .772
Minutes Per Game
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 42.6
2. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 40.8
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW 40.0
4. Bob Pettit* • STL 39.9
5. Larry CostelloSYR 39.3
6. Gene ShueDET 38.1
7. Woody SauldsberryPHW 38.1
8. Jack Twyman* • CIN 37.7
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 37.5
10. Red KerrSYR 37.1
11. Bob Cousy* • BOS 37.0
12. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 36.7
13. Tom Gola* • PHW 36.5
14. Richie Guerin* • NYK 36.0
15. Slater Martin* • STL 35.3
16. Kenny SearsNYK 35.2
17. Dick GarmakerMNL 34.6
18. Joe GraboskiPHW 34.5
19. Bill Sharman* • BOS 33.1
20. Walter DukesDET 32.5
Points Per Game
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 29.2
2. Paul Arizin* • PHW 26.4
3. Jack Twyman* • CIN 25.8
4. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 24.9
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 23.7
6. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 21.3
7. Kenny SearsNYK 21.0
8. Bill Sharman* • BOS 20.4
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 20.0
10. George Yardley* • TOT 19.8
11. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 18.8
12. Richie Guerin* • NYK 18.2
13. Red KerrSYR 17.8
14. Gene ShueDET 17.6
15. Bill Russell* • BOS 16.7
16. Larry CostelloSYR 15.8
17. Willie NaullsNYK 15.7
18. Woody SauldsberryPHW 15.4
19. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 15.4
20. Joe GraboskiPHW 14.7
Rebounds Per Game
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 23.0
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 16.4
3. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 15.0
4. Red KerrSYR 14.0
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 13.4
6. Walter DukesDET 13.3
7. Woody SauldsberryPHW 11.5
8. Tom Gola* • PHW 11.1
9. Cliff Hagan* • STL 10.9
10. Willie NaullsNYK 10.6
11. Joe GraboskiPHW 10.4
12. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 9.7
13. Kenny SearsNYK 9.3
14. Chuck ShareSTL 9.1
15. Paul Arizin* • PHW 9.1
16. Jack Twyman* • CIN 9.1
17. Wayne Embry* • CIN 9.0
18. Larry FoustMNL 8.7
19. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 8.6
20. Phil JordonDET 8.2
Assists Per Game
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 8.6
2. Dick McGuire* • DET 6.2
3. Larry CostelloSYR 5.4
4. Richie Guerin* • NYK 5.1
5. Carl BraunNYK 4.8
6. Slater Martin* • STL 4.7
7. Tom Gola* • PHW 4.2
8. Jack McMahonSTL 4.1
9. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 4.1
10. Cliff Hagan* • STL 3.4
11. Gene ShueDET 3.2
12. Slick Leonard* • MNL 3.2
13. Bill Russell* • BOS 3.2
14. Jack GeorgeTOT 3.1
15. Bob Pettit* • STL 3.1
16. Dick GarmakerMNL 2.9
17. Jack Twyman* • CIN 2.9
18. Bucky BockhornCIN 2.9
19. Hot Rod HundleyMNL 2.9
20. Bill Sharman* • BOS 2.5
Player Efficiency Rating
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 28.2
2. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 23.6
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL 22.7
4. Kenny SearsNYK 22.6
5. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 22.3
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 21.9
7. Jack Twyman* • CIN 21.3
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 21.0
9. Bill Russell* • BOS 20.7
10. George Yardley* • TOT 20.5
11. Bob Cousy* • BOS 19.9
12. Red KerrSYR 19.4
13. Richie Guerin* • NYK 19.0
14. Sam Jones* • BOS 18.0
15. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 17.9
16. Tom Gola* • PHW 17.4
17. Phil JordonDET 16.8
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS 16.8
19. Willie NaullsNYK 16.5
20. Dick McGuire* • DET 16.5
True Shooting Pct
1. Kenny SearsNYK .590
2. Bob Pettit* • STL .519
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW .519
4. Cliff Hagan* • STL .516
5. Richie Guerin* • NYK .509
6. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .507
7. Larry CostelloSYR .503
8. Dick McGuire* • DET .499
9. Hal Greer* • SYR .498
10. George Yardley* • TOT .495
11. Red KerrSYR .494
12. Bill Russell* • BOS .493
13. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .488
14. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .488
15. Tom Gola* • PHW .484
16. Boo EllisMNL .484
17. Carl BraunNYK .483
18. Sam Jones* • BOS .482
19. Jack Twyman* • CIN .479
20. Bill Sharman* • BOS .476
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Kenny SearsNYK .490
2. Bill Russell* • BOS .457
3. Cliff Hagan* • STL .456
4. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .454
5. Hal Greer* • SYR .454
6. Red KerrSYR .441
7. Bob Pettit* • STL .438
8. Larry CostelloSYR .437
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .434
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW .431
11. George Yardley* • TOT .428
12. Dick McGuire* • DET .427
13. Richie Guerin* • NYK .424
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN .420
15. Carl BraunNYK .420
16. Phil JordonDET .413
17. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .408
18. Bill Sharman* • BOS .408
19. Jim PalmerCIN .404
20. Bob HopkinsSYR .403
Offensive Win Shares
1. Kenny SearsNYK 11.9
2. Bob Pettit* • STL 11.3
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW 10.0
4. Cliff Hagan* • STL 9.0
5. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 7.0
6. Richie Guerin* • NYK 6.7
7. Jack Twyman* • CIN 6.3
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 5.8
9. Larry CostelloSYR 5.5
10. Red KerrSYR 5.2
11. George Yardley* • TOT 5.0
12. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 4.7
13. Bill Russell* • BOS 4.7
14. Bill Sharman* • BOS 4.5
15. Dick McGuire* • DET 3.8
16. Tom Gola* • PHW 3.8
17. Bob Cousy* • BOS 3.3
18. Carl BraunNYK 3.2
19. Hal Greer* • SYR 3.2
20. Dick GarmakerMNL 3.1
Defensive Win Shares
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 8.2
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 5.4
3. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 4.1
4. Tom Gola* • PHW 3.6
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 3.6
6. Red KerrSYR 3.6
7. Bob Pettit* • STL 3.5
8. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 3.5
9. Joe GraboskiPHW 3.3
10. Walter DukesDET 3.3
11. Woody SauldsberryPHW 3.3
12. Bill Sharman* • BOS 3.1
13. Dick McGuire* • DET 3.1
14. Paul Arizin* • PHW 3.0
15. Larry CostelloSYR 3.0
16. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 2.8
17. Cliff Hagan* • STL 2.8
18. Sam Jones* • BOS 2.7
19. Jim LoscutoffBOS 2.7
20. Gene ShueDET 2.6
Win Shares
1. Bob Pettit* • STL 14.8
2. Kenny SearsNYK 13.3
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW 13.0
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 12.9
5. Cliff Hagan* • STL 11.7
6. Elgin Baylor* • MNL 9.8
7. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 9.4
8. Red KerrSYR 8.7
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 8.7
10. Larry CostelloSYR 8.5
11. Richie Guerin* • NYK 8.4
12. Bill Sharman* • BOS 7.6
13. Tom Gola* • PHW 7.4
14. Jack Twyman* • CIN 7.3
15. Dick McGuire* • DET 6.9
16. George Yardley* • TOT 6.8
17. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 6.5
18. Clyde Lovellette* • STL 6.5
19. Frank Ramsey* • BOS 5.9
20. Gene ShueDET 5.6
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Kenny SearsNYK .256
2. Bob Pettit* • STL .246
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW .223
4. Cliff Hagan* • STL .209
5. Bill Russell* • BOS .208
6. Clyde Lovellette* • STL .194
7. George Yardley* • TOT .177
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS .174
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .173
10. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .171
11. Elgin Baylor* • MNL .165
12. Dick McGuire* • DET .160
13. Richie Guerin* • NYK .158
14. Red KerrSYR .157
15. Bill Sharman* • BOS .154
16. Tom Gola* • PHW .153
17. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS .150
18. Larry CostelloSYR .148
19. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .142
20. Hal Greer* • SYR .132
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