Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. George Mikan* • MNL 553
2. Dick McGuire* • NYK 546
3. Pep SaulMNL 530
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 523
5. Max ZaslofskyNYK 506
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 495
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 471
8. Jim Pollard* • MNL 469
9. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 462
10. Connie SimmonsNYK 427
Field Goals
1. George Mikan* • MNL 99
2. Connie SimmonsNYK 77
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 70
4. Max ZaslofskyNYK 69
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 60
6. Pep SaulMNL 56
7. Ernie VandewegheNYK 51
8. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 50
9. Dick McGuire* • NYK 48
10. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 41
Red RochaSYR 41
Field Goal Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 261
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 185
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 173
4. Connie SimmonsNYK 166
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 139
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 133
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 122
8. Pep SaulMNL 121
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 118
10. Slater Martin* • MNL 110
2-Pt Field Goals
1. George Mikan* • MNL 99
2. Connie SimmonsNYK 77
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 70
4. Max ZaslofskyNYK 69
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 60
6. Pep SaulMNL 56
7. Ernie VandewegheNYK 51
8. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 50
9. Dick McGuire* • NYK 48
10. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 41
Red RochaSYR 41
2-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 261
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 185
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 173
4. Connie SimmonsNYK 166
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 139
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 133
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 122
8. Pep SaulMNL 121
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 118
10. Slater Martin* • MNL 110
Field Goals Missed
1. George Mikan* • MNL 162
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 116
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 103
4. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 94
5. Connie SimmonsNYK 89
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 79
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 72
Slater Martin* • MNL 72
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 67
10. Pep SaulMNL 65
Free Throws
1. George Mikan* • MNL 109
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 89
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 68
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 60
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 54
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 53
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 51
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 49
Ernie VandewegheNYK 49
10. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 47
Free Throw Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 138
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 110
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 89
4. Dick McGuire* • NYK 86
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 78
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 76
7. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 66
8. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 64
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 60
10. Slater Martin* • MNL 56
Total Rebounds
1. George Mikan* • MNL 207
2. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 134
3. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 133
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 110
5. Connie SimmonsNYK 108
6. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 90
7. Arnie Risen* • ROC 75
8. Jack ColemanROC 73
9. Jim Pollard* • MNL 71
Dick McGuire* • NYK 71
Assists
1. Dick McGuire* • NYK 90
2. Slater Martin* • MNL 56
3. Pep SaulMNL 45
4. George Mikan* • MNL 36
5. Jack ColemanROC 35
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 34
7. Jim Pollard* • MNL 33
8. Bob Davies* • ROC 28
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 27
10. Paul SeymourSYR 25
Personal Fouls
1. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 67
2. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 66
3. Slater Martin* • MNL 64
4. George Mikan* • MNL 63
5. Ernie VandewegheNYK 58
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 55
7. Max ZaslofskyNYK 51
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 46
9. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 45
10. Pep SaulMNL 42
Points
1. George Mikan* • MNL 307
2. Max ZaslofskyNYK 227
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 222
4. Jim Pollard* • MNL 177
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 173
6. Ernie VandewegheNYK 151
Harry Gallatin* • NYK 151
8. Pep SaulMNL 147
9. Dick McGuire* • NYK 145
10. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 142
Field Goal Pct
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS .551
2. Connie SimmonsNYK .464
3. Pep SaulMNL .463
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW .453
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .451
6. Dick McGuire* • NYK .449
7. Bob HarrisonMNL .441
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK .432
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .432
10. Red RochaSYR .432
2-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS .551
2. Connie SimmonsNYK .464
3. Pep SaulMNL .463
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW .453
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .451
6. Dick McGuire* • NYK .449
7. Bob HarrisonMNL .441
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK .432
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .432
10. Red RochaSYR .432
Free Throw Pct
1. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC .959
2. Al Cervi* • SYR .957
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS .932
4. Ray LumppNYK .920
5. Vern GardnerPHW .909
6. Chuck Cooper* • BOS .895
7. Paul WaltherINO .889
8. Paul Arizin* • PHW .879
9. Ed Macauley* • BOS .842
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .828
Minutes Per Game
1. Jim Pollard* • MNL 42.6
2. George Mikan* • MNL 42.5
3. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 41.5
4. Jack ColemanROC 41.2
5. Pep SaulMNL 40.8
6. Slater Martin* • MNL 40.2
7. Red RochaSYR 39.4
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 39.0
9. Bob Davies* • ROC 38.8
10. Paul SeymourSYR 38.6
Points Per Game
1. George Mikan* • MNL 23.6
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 20.3
3. Bob Davies* • ROC 19.8
4. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 18.8
5. Red RochaSYR 17.0
6. Max ZaslofskyNYK 16.2
7. Jim Pollard* • MNL 16.1
8. Connie SimmonsNYK 15.9
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 13.3
10. Pep SaulMNL 11.3
Rebounds Per Game
1. George Mikan* • MNL 15.9
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 12.9
3. Arnie Risen* • ROC 12.5
4. Jack ColemanROC 12.2
5. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 9.6
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 9.5
7. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 8.5
8. Wally OsterkornSYR 8.1
9. Connie SimmonsNYK 7.7
10. Jim Pollard* • MNL 6.5
Assists Per Game
1. Dick McGuire* • NYK 6.4
2. Jack ColemanROC 5.8
3. Bob Davies* • ROC 4.7
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 4.3
5. Paul SeymourSYR 3.6
6. Pep SaulMNL 3.5
7. Jim Pollard* • MNL 3.0
8. George Mikan* • MNL 2.8
9. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 2.4
10. Ernie VandewegheNYK 1.9
Player Efficiency Rating
1. George Mikan* • MNL 27.6
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 27.6
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 22.0
4. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 21.6
5. Bob Davies* • ROC 20.6
6. Arnie Risen* • ROC 19.3
7. Jack ColemanROC 17.4
8. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 16.8
9. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 16.4
10. Jim Pollard* • MNL 16.2
True Shooting Pct
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS .610
2. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC .573
3. Paul Arizin* • PHW .570
4. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .567
5. Bob Cousy* • BOS .551
6. Connie SimmonsNYK .541
7. Paul SeymourSYR .538
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK .523
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .517
10. Pep SaulMNL .517
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS .551
2. Connie SimmonsNYK .464
3. Pep SaulMNL .463
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW .453
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .451
6. Dick McGuire* • NYK .449
7. Bob HarrisonMNL .441
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK .432
9. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .432
10. Red RochaSYR .432
Assist Pct
1. Dick McGuire* • NYK 34.3
2. Jack ColemanROC 30.6
3. Bob Davies* • ROC 30.0
4. Arnie JohnsonROC 28.3
5. Bob HarrisonMNL 21.9
6. George KaftanNYK 20.8
7. Slater Martin* • MNL 20.5
8. George KingSYR 20.0
9. Paul SeymourSYR 18.3
10. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 17.9
Offensive Win Shares
1. Connie SimmonsNYK 1.4
2. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1.1
3. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 1.0
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1.0
5. Pep SaulMNL 0.9
6. George Mikan* • MNL 0.9
7. Ernie VandewegheNYK 0.8
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 0.8
9. Max ZaslofskyNYK 0.7
10. Bob Davies* • ROC 0.6
Defensive Win Shares
1. George Mikan* • MNL 1.5
2. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 0.9
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 0.7
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 0.7
5. Pep SaulMNL 0.7
6. Jack ColemanROC 0.6
7. Arnie Risen* • ROC 0.5
8. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 0.4
9. Dick McGuire* • NYK 0.4
10. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 0.4
Win Shares
1. George Mikan* • MNL 2.4
2. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1.9
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 1.7
4. Pep SaulMNL 1.5
5. Dolph Schayes* • SYR 1.5
6. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC 1.3
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK 1.1
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK 1.1
9. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 0.9
10. Jim Pollard* • MNL 0.9
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Dolph Schayes* • SYR .284
2. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC .258
3. George Mikan* • MNL .206
4. Connie SimmonsNYK .187
5. Bob Davies* • ROC .187
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .180
7. Arnie Risen* • ROC .148
8. Paul SeymourSYR .144
9. Pep SaulMNL .139
10. Red RochaSYR .134
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