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1965-66 NBA Standings

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Most Valuable Player: Wilt Chamberlain (33.5/24.6/5.2)
Rookie of the Year: Rick Barry (25.7/10.6/2.2)

PPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (33.5)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (24.6)
APG Leader: Oscar Robertson (11.1)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (21.4)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Team W L W-L% GB PS/G PA/G SRS
Eastern Division              
Philadelphia 76ers* 55 25 .688 117.3 112.7 4.16
Boston Celtics* 54 26 .675 1.0 112.7 107.8 4.34
Cincinnati Royals* 45 35 .563 10.0 117.8 116.6 1.03
New York Knicks 30 50 .375 25.0 116.7 119.3 -2.31
Western Division              
Los Angeles Lakers* 45 35 .563 119.5 116.4 2.76
Baltimore Bullets* 38 42 .475 7.0 118.3 119.5 -1.06
St. Louis Hawks* 36 44 .450 9.0 111.4 112.0 -0.50
San Francisco Warriors 35 45 .438 10.0 115.5 118.2 -2.36
Detroit Pistons 22 58 .275 23.0 110.3 117.2 -6.07

Expanded Standings

Place Division All-Star Margin Month
Rk Team Overall Home Road Neutral E W Pre Post ≤3 ≥10 Oct Nov Dec Jan Feb Mar
1 Philadelphia 76ers 55-25 22-3 20-17 13-5 20-10 35-15 25-15 30-10 6-8 25-10 3-0 9-8 9-5 13-4 10-7 11-1
2 Boston Celtics 54-26 26-5 19-18 9-3 19-11 35-15 27-11 27-15 12-5 29-14 3-3 11-2 10-4 10-7 12-7 8-3
3 Cincinnati Royals 45-35 25-6 11-23 9-6 16-14 29-21 28-14 17-21 9-10 19-13 4-4 11-2 8-7 11-4 7-10 4-8
4 Los Angeles Lakers 45-35 28-11 13-21 4-3 16-24 29-11 26-20 19-15 7-8 25-10 4-3 10-7 9-8 8-7 7-6 7-4
5 Baltimore Bullets 38-42 29-9 4-25 5-8 18-22 20-20 22-23 16-19 7-5 18-29 2-6 9-9 8-4 6-12 8-5 5-6
6 St. Louis Hawks 36-44 22-10 6-22 8-12 17-23 19-21 16-24 20-20 8-8 17-17 3-2 5-9 6-9 9-11 6-6 7-7
7 San Francisco Warriors 35-45 12-14 8-19 15-12 14-26 21-19 20-26 15-19 9-10 17-21 4-2 7-10 6-12 8-6 5-9 5-6
8 New York Knicks 30-50 20-14 4-30 6-6 5-25 25-25 14-26 16-24 9-14 11-20 3-4 4-11 5-7 4-12 11-5 3-11
9 Detroit Pistons 22-58 13-17 4-22 5-19 11-29 11-29 11-30 11-28 10-9 7-34 3-5 3-11 4-9 6-12 3-14 3-7

Team vs. Team

Rk Team BAL BOS CIN DET LAL NYK PHI SFW STL
1 Baltimore Bullets 3-7 3-7 5-5 4-6 7-3 5-5 4-6 7-3
2 Boston Celtics 7-3 5-5 6-4 7-3 10-0 4-6 8-2 7-3
3 Cincinnati Royals 7-3 5-5 8-2 4-6 7-3 4-6 5-5 5-5
4 Detroit Pistons 5-5 4-6 2-8 2-8 2-8 3-7 2-8 2-8
5 Los Angeles Lakers 6-4 3-7 6-4 8-2 5-5 2-8 7-3 8-2
6 New York Knicks 3-7 0-10 3-7 8-2 5-5 2-8 5-5 4-6
7 Philadelphia 76ers 5-5 6-4 6-4 7-3 8-2 8-2 8-2 7-3
8 San Francisco Warriors 6-4 2-8 5-5 8-2 3-7 5-5 2-8 4-6
9 St. Louis Hawks 3-7 3-7 5-5 8-2 2-8 6-4 3-7 6-4