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1966-67 NBA Season Summary

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League Champion: Philadelphia 76ers

Most Valuable Player: Wilt Chamberlain (24.1/24.2/7.8)
Rookie of the Year: Dave Bing (20.0/4.5/4.1)

PPG Leader: Rick Barry (35.6)
RPG Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (24.2)
APG Leader: Guy Rodgers (11.2)
WS Leader: Wilt Chamberlain (21.9)

League Standings

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Team W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G SRS
Eastern Division              
Philadelphia 76ers* 68 13 .840 125.2 115.8 8.50
Boston Celtics* 60 21 .741 8.0 119.3 111.3 7.24
Cincinnati Royals* 39 42 .481 29.0 117.1 117.4 -0.23
New York Knicks* 36 45 .444 32.0 116.4 119.4 -2.74
Baltimore Bullets 20 61 .247 48.0 115.5 122.0 -5.87
Western Division              
San Francisco Warriors* 44 37 .543 122.4 119.5 2.58
St. Louis Hawks* 39 42 .481 5.0 113.6 115.2 -1.44
Los Angeles Lakers* 36 45 .444 8.0 120.5 120.2 0.31
Chicago Bulls* 33 48 .407 11.0 113.2 116.9 -3.37
Detroit Pistons 30 51 .370 14.0 111.3 116.8 -4.98

League Playoffs

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Finals (4-2): Philadelphia 76ers over San Francisco Warriors (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Finals (4-1): Philadelphia 76ers over Boston Celtics (Series Stats)
Western Division Finals (4-2): San Francisco Warriors over St. Louis Hawks (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Semifinals (3-1): Boston Celtics over New York Knicks (Series Stats)
Eastern Division Semifinals (3-1): Philadelphia 76ers over Cincinnati Royals (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (3-0): San Francisco Warriors over Los Angeles Lakers (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (3-0): St. Louis Hawks over Chicago Bulls (Series Stats)

Team Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Philadelphia 76ers* 81 19515 3912 8103 .483 3912 8103 .483 2319 3411 .680 5701 2138 1906 10143 125.2
2 San Francisco Warriors* 81 19590 3814 8818 .433 3814 8818 .433 2283 3021 .756 5974 1876 2120 9911 122.4
3 Los Angeles Lakers* 81 19565 3786 8466 .447 3786 8466 .447 2192 2917 .751 5415 1906 2168 9764 120.5
4 Boston Celtics* 81 19615 3724 8325 .447 3724 8325 .447 2216 2963 .748 5703 1962 2138 9664 119.3
5 Cincinnati Royals* 81 19515 3654 8137 .449 3654 8137 .449 2179 2806 .777 5198 1858 2073 9487 117.1
6 New York Knicks* 81 19490 3637 8025 .453 3637 8025 .453 2151 2980 .722 5178 1782 2110 9425 116.4
7 Baltimore Bullets 81 19540 3664 8578 .427 3664 8578 .427 2025 2771 .731 5342 1652 2153 9353 115.5
8 St. Louis Hawks* 81 19540 3547 8004 .443 3547 8004 .443 2110 2979 .708 5219 1708 2173 9204 113.6
9 Chicago Bulls* 81 19490 3565 8505 .419 3565 8505 .419 2037 2784 .732 5295 1827 2205 9167 113.2
10 Detroit Pistons 81 19590 3523 8542 .412 3523 8542 .412 1969 2725 .723 5511 1465 2198 9015 111.3
League Average 81 19545 3683 8350 .441 3683 8350 .441 2148 2936 .732 5454 1817 2124 9513 117.4

Opponent Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Boston Celtics* 81 19615 9012 111.3
2 St. Louis Hawks* 81 19540 9334 115.2
3 Philadelphia 76ers* 81 19515 9378 115.8
4 Detroit Pistons 81 19590 9463 116.8
5 Chicago Bulls* 81 19490 9470 116.9
6 Cincinnati Royals* 81 19515 9508 117.4
7 New York Knicks* 81 19490 9672 119.4
8 San Francisco Warriors* 81 19590 9679 119.5
9 Los Angeles Lakers* 81 19565 9736 120.2
10 Baltimore Bullets 81 19540 9881 122.0
League Average 81 19545 9513 117.4

Miscellaneous Stats

Playoff teams are marked with an asterisk (*)
Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
Rk Team Age PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
1 Philadelphia 76ers* 27.0 61 20 9.44 -0.94 8.50 101.5 93.9 122.9 .421 .483 .286 Convention Hall
2 Boston Celtics* 29.6 59 22 8.05 -0.81 7.24 97.5 91.0 121.2 .356 .447 .266 Boston Garden
3 San Francisco Warriors* 25.3 47 34 2.86 -0.29 2.58 95.3 93.1 127.4 .343 .433 .259 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena
4 Los Angeles Lakers* 27.1 41 40 0.35 -0.04 0.31 97.4 97.1 123.0 .345 .447 .259 Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena
5 Cincinnati Royals* 26.4 40 41 -0.26 0.03 -0.23 98.4 98.6 118.6 .345 .449 .268 Cincinnati Gardens
6 St. Louis Hawks* 26.7 37 44 -1.60 0.16 -1.44 96.1 97.4 117.7 .372 .443 .264 Kiel Auditorium
7 New York Knicks* 25.2 33 48 -3.05 0.31 -2.74 97.9 100.5 118.5 .371 .453 .268 Madison Square Garden (III)
8 Chicago Bulls* 25.6 31 50 -3.74 0.37 -3.37 92.3 95.4 122.2 .327 .419 .240 International Amphitheatre
9 Detroit Pistons 25.2 27 54 -5.53 0.55 -4.98 90.9 95.4 121.5 .319 .412 .231 Cobo Arena
10 Baltimore Bullets 27.5 26 55 -6.52 0.65 -5.87 93.4 98.6 123.0 .323 .427 .236 Baltimore Civic Center
League Average 26.6 40 41 0.00 0.00 0.00 96.1 96.1 121.6 .352 .441 .257

Minutes Played

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 3682
2. Jerry Lucas*-CIN 3558
3. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 3468
4. Bill Russell*-BOS 3297
5. Rick Barry*-SFW 3175

Field Goals

1. Rick Barry*-SFW 1011
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 838
3. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 785
4. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 711
5. Hal Greer*-PHI 699

Field Goal Attempts

1. Rick Barry*-SFW 2240
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 1699
3. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 1658
4. John Havlicek*-BOS 1540
5. Hal Greer*-PHI 1524

Free Throws

1. Rick Barry*-SFW 753
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 736
3. Jerry West*-LAL 602
4. Lenny Wilkens*-STL 459
5. Chet Walker*-PHI 445

Free Throw Attempts

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 875
2. Rick Barry*-SFW 852
3. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 843
4. Jerry West*-LAL 686
5. Lenny Wilkens*-STL 583

Total Rebounds

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 1957
2. Bill Russell*-BOS 1700
3. Jerry Lucas*-CIN 1547
4. Nate Thurmond*-SFW 1382
5. Bill Bridges-STL 1190

Assists

1. Guy Rodgers*-CHI 908
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 845
3. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 630
4. Bill Russell*-BOS 472
5. Jerry West*-LAL 447

Personal Fouls

1. Joe Strawder-DET 344
2. Bill Bridges-STL 325
3. Tom Sanders-BOS 304
4. Hal Greer*-PHI 302
5. Dave DeBusschere*-DET 297

Points

1. Rick Barry*-SFW 2775
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 2412
3. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 1956
4. Jerry West*-LAL 1892
5. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 1862

Field Goal Pct

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI .683
2. Walt Bellamy*-NYK .521
3. Bailey Howell*-BOS .512
4. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .493
5. Willis Reed*-NYK .489

Free Throw Pct

1. Adrian Smith-CIN .903
2. Rick Barry*-SFW .884
3. Jerry West*-LAL .878
4. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .873
5. Sam Jones*-BOS .857

Minutes Per Game

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 45.5
2. Jerry Lucas*-CIN 43.9
3. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 43.9
4. Nate Thurmond*-SFW 42.5
5. Rick Barry*-SFW 40.7

Points Per Game

1. Rick Barry*-SFW 35.6
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 30.5
3. Jerry West*-LAL 28.7
4. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 26.6
5. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 24.1

Rebounds Per Game

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 24.2
2. Nate Thurmond*-SFW 21.3
3. Bill Russell*-BOS 21.0
4. Jerry Lucas*-CIN 19.1
5. Bill Bridges-STL 15.1

Assists Per Game

1. Guy Rodgers*-CHI 11.2
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 10.7
3. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 7.8
4. Jerry West*-LAL 6.8
5. Howard Komives-NYK 6.2

Player Efficiency Rating

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 26.5
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 25.5
3. Rick Barry*-SFW 24.2
4. Jerry West*-LAL 22.7
5. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 20.2

True Shooting Pct

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI .637
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .583
3. Walt Bellamy*-NYK .560
4. Jerry West*-LAL .559
5. Bailey Howell*-BOS .559

Effective Field Goal Pct

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI .683
2. Walt Bellamy*-NYK .521
3. Bailey Howell*-BOS .512
4. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .493
5. Willis Reed*-NYK .489

Assist Pct

1. Guy Rodgers*-CHI 40.1
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 35.1
3. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman-LAL 25.1
4. Howard Komives-NYK 23.2
5. Jerry West*-LAL 23.1

Offensive Win Shares

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 14.8
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 14.7
3. Rick Barry*-SFW 10.1
4. Jerry West*-LAL 9.4
5. Bailey Howell*-BOS 8.0

Defensive Win Shares

1. Bill Russell*-BOS 9.2
2. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 7.0
3. Nate Thurmond*-SFW 5.6
4. Guy Rodgers*-CHI 4.9
5. Rick Barry*-SFW 4.3

Win Shares

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI 21.9
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN 17.4
3. Rick Barry*-SFW 14.4
4. Bill Russell*-BOS 12.2
5. Bailey Howell*-BOS 11.8

Win Shares Per 48 Minutes

1. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHI .285
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .241
3. Bailey Howell*-BOS .226
4. Rick Barry*-SFW .218
5. Jerry West*-LAL .210