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1959-60 NBA Leaders

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Wilt Chamberlain (37.6/27.0/2.3)
Rookie of the Year: Wilt Chamberlain (37.6/27.0/2.3)

PPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (37.6)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (27.0)
APG Leader: Bob Cousy (9.5)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (17.0)

Minutes Played

1. Gene Shue-DET 3338
  Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 3338
3. Bill Russell*-BOS 3146
4. Jack Twyman*-CIN 3023
5. Bob Pettit*-STL 2896
6. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 2873
7. Tom Gola*-PHW 2870
8. Cliff Hagan*-STL 2798
9. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 2741
10. Paul Arizin*-PHW 2618
11. Bob Cousy*-BOS 2588
12. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 2483
13. Larry Costello-SYR 2469
14. Richie Guerin*-NYK 2429
15. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 2420
16. George Yardley*-SYR 2402
17. Johnny McCarthy-STL 2383
18. Red Kerr-SYR 2372
19. Bailey Howell*-DET 2346
20. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL 2279

Field Goals

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 1065
2. Jack Twyman*-CIN 870
3. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 755
4. Cliff Hagan*-STL 719
5. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 673
6. Bob Pettit*-STL 669
7. Gene Shue-DET 620
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW 593
9. Richie Guerin*-NYK 579
10. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 578
11. Bob Cousy*-BOS 568
12. Bill Sharman*-BOS 559
13. Bill Russell*-BOS 555
14. Willie Naulls-NYK 551
15. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 550
16. George Yardley*-SYR 546
17. Bailey Howell*-DET 510
18. Red Kerr-SYR 436
19. Tom Gola*-PHW 426
20. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 422

Field Goal Attempts

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 2311
2. Jack Twyman*-CIN 2063
3. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 1781
4. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 1590
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL 1549
6. Bob Pettit*-STL 1526
7. Gene Shue-DET 1501
8. Bob Cousy*-BOS 1481
9. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 1440
10. Paul Arizin*-PHW 1400
11. Richie Guerin*-NYK 1379
12. Willie Naulls-NYK 1286
13. Bill Sharman*-BOS 1225
14. George Yardley*-SYR 1205
15. Bill Russell*-BOS 1189
16. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 1174
17. Bailey Howell*-DET 1119
18. Red Kerr-SYR 1111
19. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 1062
20. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL 1019

Free Throws

1. Jack Twyman*-CIN 598
2. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 577
3. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 564
4. Bob Pettit*-STL 544
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 533
6. Gene Shue-DET 472
7. Richie Guerin*-NYK 457
8. Cliff Hagan*-STL 421
9. Paul Arizin*-PHW 420
10. George Yardley*-SYR 381
11. Walter Dukes-DET 376
12. Kenny Sears-NYK 363
13. Bob Cousy*-BOS 319
14. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 316
15. Bailey Howell*-DET 312
16. Willie Naulls-NYK 286
17. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 283
18. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 273
19. Tom Gola*-PHW 270
20. Rudy LaRusso-MNL 265

Free Throw Attempts

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 991
2. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 770
3. Jack Twyman*-CIN 762
4. Bob Pettit*-STL 722
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 597
6. Richie Guerin*-NYK 591
7. Gene Shue-DET 541
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW 526
9. Cliff Hagan*-STL 524
10. Walter Dukes-DET 508
11. George Yardley*-SYR 467
12. Bailey Howell*-DET 422
13. Kenny Sears-NYK 418
14. Bob Cousy*-BOS 403
15. Bill Russell*-BOS 392
16. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 386
17. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 385
18. Rudy LaRusso-MNL 357
19. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 347
20. Willie Naulls-NYK 342

Total Rebounds

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 1941
2. Bill Russell*-BOS 1778
3. Bob Pettit*-STL 1221
4. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 1150
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 959
6. Willie Naulls-NYK 921
7. Red Kerr-SYR 913
8. Walter Dukes-DET 883
9. Kenny Sears-NYK 876
10. Cliff Hagan*-STL 803
11. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 794
12. Bailey Howell*-DET 790
13. Tom Gola*-PHW 779
14. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 721
15. Wayne Embry-CIN 692
16. Rudy LaRusso-MNL 679
17. Jack Twyman*-CIN 664
18. Phil Jordon-CIN 624
19. Larry Foust-TOT 621
  Paul Arizin*-PHW 621

Assists

1. Bob Cousy*-BOS 715
2. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 482
3. Richie Guerin*-NYK 468
4. Larry Costello-SYR 449
5. Tom Gola*-PHW 409
6. Dick McGuire*-DET 358
7. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL 338
8. Slater Martin*-STL 330
9. Johnny McCarthy-STL 328
10. Cliff Hagan*-STL 299
11. Gene Shue-DET 295
12. Bill Russell*-BOS 277
13. Carl Braun-NYK 270
14. Win Wilfong-CIN 265
  Chuck Noble-DET 265
16. Jack Twyman*-CIN 260
17. Bob Pettit*-STL 257
18. Bucky Bockhorn-CIN 256
  Dolph Schayes*-SYR 256
20. Slick Leonard*-MNL 252

Personal Fouls

1. Tom Gola*-PHW 311
2. Walter Dukes-DET 310
3. Bailey Howell*-DET 282
4. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 275
  Jack Twyman*-CIN 275
6. Gene Conley-BOS 270
  Cliff Hagan*-STL 270
8. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 263
  Paul Arizin*-PHW 263
10. Charlie Tyra-NYK 258
11. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 251
12. Bucky Bockhorn-CIN 249
13. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 248
14. Richie Guerin*-NYK 242
15. Larry Foust-TOT 241
16. Larry Costello-SYR 234
  Elgin Baylor*-MNL 234
18. Johnny McCarthy-STL 233
19. Al Bianchi-SYR 231
20. Hub Reed-TOT 230

Points

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 2707
2. Jack Twyman*-CIN 2338
3. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 2074
4. Bob Pettit*-STL 1882
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL 1859
6. Gene Shue-DET 1712
7. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 1689
8. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 1629
9. Richie Guerin*-NYK 1615
10. Paul Arizin*-PHW 1606
11. George Yardley*-SYR 1473
12. Bob Cousy*-BOS 1455
13. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 1416
14. Willie Naulls-NYK 1388
15. Bill Sharman*-BOS 1370
16. Bill Russell*-BOS 1350
17. Bailey Howell*-DET 1332
18. Kenny Sears-NYK 1187
19. Tom Gola*-PHW 1122
20. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 1117

Field Goal Pct

1. Kenny Sears-NYK .477
2. Hal Greer*-SYR .476
3. Clyde Lovellette*-STL .469
4. Bill Russell*-BOS .467
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL .464
6. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .461
7. Bill Sharman*-BOS .456
8. Bailey Howell*-DET .456
9. Sam Jones*-BOS .454
10. George Yardley*-SYR .453
11. Larry Costello-SYR .453
12. Hub Reed-TOT .449
13. Johnny Green-NYK .447
14. Archie Dees-DET .439
15. Wayne Embry-CIN .439
16. Bob Pettit*-STL .438
17. Tom Gola*-PHW .433
18. Carl Braun-NYK .432
19. Jim Palmer-TOT .429
20. Willie Naulls-NYK .428

Free Throw Pct

1. Dolph Schayes*-SYR .893
2. Gene Shue-DET .873
3. Kenny Sears-NYK .868
4. Bill Sharman*-BOS .866
5. Larry Costello-SYR .862
6. Willie Naulls-NYK .836
7. Clyde Lovellette*-STL .821
8. George Yardley*-SYR .816
9. Cliff Hagan*-STL .803
10. Paul Arizin*-PHW .798
11. Tom Gola*-PHW .794
12. Bob Cousy*-BOS .792
13. Larry Foust-TOT .791
14. Frank Ramsey*-BOS .787
15. Jack Twyman*-CIN .785
16. Richie Guerin*-NYK .773
17. Dick Garmaker-TOT .772
18. Bob Pettit*-STL .753
19. Red Kerr-SYR .752
20. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL .744

Minutes Per Game

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 46.4
2. Gene Shue-DET 44.5
3. Bill Russell*-BOS 42.5
4. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 41.0
5. Jack Twyman*-CIN 40.3
6. Bob Pettit*-STL 40.2
7. Tom Gola*-PHW 38.3
8. Cliff Hagan*-STL 37.3
9. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 36.5
10. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 36.5
11. Paul Arizin*-PHW 36.4
12. Larry Costello-SYR 34.8
13. Willie Naulls-NYK 34.6
14. Bob Cousy*-BOS 34.5
15. George Yardley*-SYR 32.9
16. Richie Guerin*-NYK 32.8
17. Kenny Sears-NYK 32.8
18. Walter Dukes-DET 32.4
19. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 32.3
20. Johnny McCarthy-STL 31.8

Points Per Game

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 37.6
2. Jack Twyman*-CIN 31.2
3. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 29.6
4. Bob Pettit*-STL 26.1
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL 24.8
6. Gene Shue-DET 22.8
7. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 22.5
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW 22.3
9. Richie Guerin*-NYK 21.8
10. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 21.7
11. Willie Naulls-NYK 21.4
12. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 20.8
13. George Yardley*-SYR 20.2
14. Bob Cousy*-BOS 19.4
15. Bill Sharman*-BOS 19.3
16. Kenny Sears-NYK 18.5
17. Bill Russell*-BOS 18.2
18. Bailey Howell*-DET 17.8
19. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 15.3
20. Walter Dukes-DET 15.2

Rebounds Per Game

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 27.0
2. Bill Russell*-BOS 24.0
3. Bob Pettit*-STL 17.0
4. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 16.4
5. Willie Naulls-NYK 14.2
6. Kenny Sears-NYK 13.7
7. Walter Dukes-DET 13.4
8. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 12.8
9. Red Kerr-SYR 12.2
10. Cliff Hagan*-STL 10.7
11. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 10.6
12. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 10.6
13. Bailey Howell*-DET 10.5
14. Tom Gola*-PHW 10.4
15. Rudy LaRusso-MNL 9.6
16. Wayne Embry-CIN 9.5
17. Jack Twyman*-CIN 8.9
18. Hub Reed-TOT 8.6
19. Paul Arizin*-PHW 8.6
  Larry Foust-TOT 8.6

Assists Per Game

1. Bob Cousy*-BOS 9.5
2. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 7.1
3. Richie Guerin*-NYK 6.3
4. Larry Costello-SYR 6.3
5. Tom Gola*-PHW 5.5
6. Dick McGuire*-DET 5.3
7. Slater Martin*-STL 5.2
8. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL 4.6
9. Johnny McCarthy-STL 4.4
10. Cliff Hagan*-STL 4.0
11. Gene Shue-DET 3.9
12. Bill Russell*-BOS 3.7
13. Win Wilfong-CIN 3.7
14. Bob Pettit*-STL 3.6
15. Jack George-NYK 3.5
16. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 3.5
17. Jack Twyman*-CIN 3.5
18. Slick Leonard*-MNL 3.5
19. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 3.4
  Bucky Bockhorn-CIN 3.4

Player Efficiency Rating

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 28.0
2. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 25.2
3. Bob Pettit*-STL 23.7
4. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 23.3
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL 22.0
6. Kenny Sears-NYK 21.8
7. Richie Guerin*-NYK 21.4
8. Jack Twyman*-CIN 21.1
9. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 20.5
10. Bill Russell*-BOS 20.1
11. Willie Naulls-NYK 20.0
12. Bob Cousy*-BOS 18.7
13. Bill Sharman*-BOS 18.5
14. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 18.4
15. George Yardley*-SYR 18.2
16. Bailey Howell*-DET 18.1
17. Sam Jones*-BOS 17.7
18. Paul Arizin*-PHW 17.2
19. Dick McGuire*-DET 16.4
20. Wayne Embry-CIN 16.1

True Shooting Pct

1. Kenny Sears-NYK .567
2. Clyde Lovellette*-STL .527
3. Larry Costello-SYR .523
4. Cliff Hagan*-STL .522
5. George Yardley*-SYR .522
6. Hal Greer*-SYR .514
7. Bailey Howell*-DET .510
8. Bob Pettit*-STL .510
9. Bill Sharman*-BOS .506
10. Archie Dees-DET .500
11. Sam Jones*-BOS .499
12. Dolph Schayes*-SYR .496
13. Bill Russell*-BOS .496
14. Tom Gola*-PHW .495
15. Hub Reed-TOT .494
16. Richie Guerin*-NYK .493
  Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .493
18. Paul Arizin*-PHW .492
  Gene Shue-DET .492
20. Dick McGuire*-DET .491

Effective Field Goal Pct

1. Kenny Sears-NYK .477
2. Hal Greer*-SYR .476
3. Clyde Lovellette*-STL .468
4. Bill Russell*-BOS .467
5. Cliff Hagan*-STL .464
6. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .461
7. Bill Sharman*-BOS .456
8. Bailey Howell*-DET .456
9. Sam Jones*-BOS .454
10. George Yardley*-SYR .453
11. Larry Costello-SYR .453
12. Hub Reed-TOT .449
13. Johnny Green-NYK .447
14. Archie Dees-DET .439
15. Wayne Embry-CIN .439
16. Bob Pettit*-STL .438
17. Tom Gola*-PHW .433
18. Carl Braun-NYK .432
19. Jim Palmer-TOT .429
20. Willie Naulls-NYK .428

Offensive Win Shares

1. Cliff Hagan*-STL 9.3
2. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 9.0
3. Bob Pettit*-STL 8.4
4. Kenny Sears-NYK 7.6
5. Jack Twyman*-CIN 7.6
6. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 7.4
7. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 7.1
8. George Yardley*-SYR 6.9
9. Gene Shue-DET 6.3
10. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 6.2
11. Richie Guerin*-NYK 6.1
12. Bailey Howell*-DET 5.7
13. Paul Arizin*-PHW 5.5
14. Larry Costello-SYR 5.4
15. Bill Sharman*-BOS 5.4
16. Bill Russell*-BOS 4.9
17. Tom Gola*-PHW 4.5
18. Hal Greer*-SYR 4.2
19. Willie Naulls-NYK 4.1
20. Sam Jones*-BOS 3.2

Defensive Win Shares

1. Bill Russell*-BOS 8.9
2. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 8.0
3. Bob Cousy*-BOS 5.9
4. Tom Gola*-PHW 5.4
5. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 4.7
6. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 4.3
7. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 4.1
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW 3.7
9. Frank Ramsey*-BOS 3.4
10. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 3.3
11. Bob Pettit*-STL 3.2
12. Red Kerr-SYR 2.8
13. Gene Conley-BOS 2.8
14. Hot Rod Hundley-MNL 2.7
15. Woody Sauldsberry-PHW 2.6
16. Sam Jones*-BOS 2.6
17. Larry Costello-SYR 2.6
18. Cliff Hagan*-STL 2.5
19. Bill Sharman*-BOS 2.5
20. Rudy LaRusso-MNL 2.3

Win Shares

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 17.0
2. Bill Russell*-BOS 13.8
3. Cliff Hagan*-STL 11.8
4. Bob Pettit*-STL 11.5
5. Elgin Baylor*-MNL 11.5
6. Tom Gola*-PHW 9.9
7. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 9.5
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW 9.2
9. Clyde Lovellette*-STL 9.0
10. George Yardley*-SYR 9.0
11. Kenny Sears-NYK 8.8
12. Gene Shue-DET 8.5
13. Jack Twyman*-CIN 8.3
14. Larry Costello-SYR 8.0
15. Bill Sharman*-BOS 7.9
16. Bob Cousy*-BOS 7.8
17. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 7.7
18. Bailey Howell*-DET 7.6
19. Richie Guerin*-NYK 7.4
20. Sam Jones*-BOS 5.9

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .245
2. Clyde Lovellette*-STL .221
3. Bill Russell*-BOS .211
4. Cliff Hagan*-STL .203
5. Kenny Sears-NYK .201
6. Bill Sharman*-BOS .198
7. Elgin Baylor*-MNL .192
8. Bob Pettit*-STL .191
9. Sam Jones*-BOS .186
10. George Yardley*-SYR .179
11. Paul Arizin*-PHW .168
12. Dolph Schayes*-SYR .167
13. Tom Gola*-PHW .166
14. Bailey Howell*-DET .156
15. Larry Costello-SYR .156
16. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS .154
17. Richie Guerin*-NYK .146
18. Bob Cousy*-BOS .145
19. Hal Greer*-SYR .141
20. Jack Twyman*-CIN .131