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1961-62 NBA Team Ratings

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Bill Russell (18.9/23.6/4.5)
Rookie of the Year: Walt Bellamy (31.6/19.0/2.7)

PPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (50.4)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (25.7)
APG Leader: Oscar Robertson (11.4)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (23.1)

Please see the explanation for why these ratings differ from those published elsewhere on the site.

Team Ratings

Unadjusted Adjusted
Rk Team Div W L W/L% MOV ORtg DRtg NRtg MOV/A ORtg/A DRtg/A NRtg/A
1 Boston Celtics E 60 20 .750 9.24 8.25
2 Philadelphia Warriors E 49 31 .613 2.78 2.63
3 Syracuse Nationals E 41 39 .513 2.31 2.24
4 Los Angeles Lakers W 54 26 .675 2.20 1.80
5 Cincinnati Royals W 43 37 .538 1.76 1.28
6 Detroit Pistons W 37 43 .463 -1.69 -1.72
7 St. Louis Hawks W 29 51 .363 -3.28 -2.96
8 New York Knicks E 29 51 .363 -4.84 -3.98
9 Chicago Packers W 18 62 .225 -8.49 -7.54