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1952 NBA Playoffs Leaders

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League Champion: Minneapolis Lakers

1952 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: George Mikan (307)
TRB: George Mikan (207)
AST: Dick McGuire (90)
WS: George Mikan (2.4)

Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. George Mikan*-MNL 553
2. Dick McGuire*-NYK 546
3. Pep Saul-MNL 530
4. Slater Martin*-MNL 523
5. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 506
6. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 495
7. Harry Gallatin*-NYK 471
8. Jim Pollard*-MNL 469
9. Nathaniel Clifton-NYK 462
10. Connie Simmons-NYK 427
Field Goals
1. George Mikan*-MNL 99
2. Connie Simmons-NYK 77
3. Jim Pollard*-MNL 70
4. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 69
5. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 60
6. Pep Saul-MNL 56
7. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 51
8. Harry Gallatin*-NYK 50
9. Dick McGuire*-NYK 48
10. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 41
  Red Rocha-SYR 41
Field Goal Attempts
1. George Mikan*-MNL 261
2. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 185
3. Jim Pollard*-MNL 173
4. Connie Simmons-NYK 166
5. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 139
6. Nathaniel Clifton-NYK 133
7. Harry Gallatin*-NYK 122
8. Pep Saul-MNL 121
9. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 118
10. Slater Martin*-MNL 110
Free Throws
1. George Mikan*-MNL 109
2. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 89
3. Connie Simmons-NYK 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 Vandeweghe-NYK 49
10. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC 47
Free Throw Attempts
1. George Mikan*-MNL 138
2. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 110
3. Connie Simmons-NYK 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 Vandeweghe-NYK 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 Simmons-NYK 108
6. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 90
7. Arnie Risen*-ROC 75
8. Jack Coleman-ROC 73
9. Jim Pollard*-MNL 71
  Dick McGuire*-NYK 71
Assists
1. Dick McGuire*-NYK 90
2. Slater Martin*-MNL 56
3. Pep Saul-MNL 45
4. George Mikan*-MNL 36
5. Jack Coleman-ROC 35
6. Nathaniel Clifton-NYK 34
7. Jim Pollard*-MNL 33
8. Bob Davies*-ROC 28
9. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 27
10. Paul Seymour-SYR 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 Vandeweghe-NYK 58
6. Connie Simmons-NYK 55
7. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 51
8. Dick McGuire*-NYK 46
9. Harry Gallatin*-NYK 45
10. Pep Saul-MNL 42
Points
1. George Mikan*-MNL 307
2. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 227
3. Connie Simmons-NYK 222
4. Jim Pollard*-MNL 177
5. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 173
6. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 151
  Harry Gallatin*-NYK 151
8. Pep Saul-MNL 147
9. Dick McGuire*-NYK 145
10. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 142
Field Goal Pct
1. Ed Macauley*-BOS .551
2. Connie Simmons-NYK .464
3. Pep Saul-MNL .463
4. Paul Arizin*-PHW .453
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR .451
6. Dick McGuire*-NYK .449
7. Bob Harrison-MNL .441
8. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK .432
9. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL .432
10. Red Rocha-SYR .432
Free Throw Pct
1. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC .959
2. Al Cervi*-SYR .957
3. Bob Cousy*-BOS .932
4. Ray Lumpp-NYK .920
5. Vern Gardner-PHW .909
6. Chuck Cooper-BOS .895
7. Paul Walther-INO .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 Coleman-ROC 41.2
5. Pep Saul-MNL 40.8
6. Slater Martin*-MNL 40.2
7. Red Rocha-SYR 39.4
8. Dick McGuire*-NYK 39.0
9. Bob Davies*-ROC 38.8
10. Paul Seymour-SYR 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 Rocha-SYR 17.0
6. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 16.2
7. Jim Pollard*-MNL 16.1
8. Connie Simmons-NYK 15.9
9. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 13.3
10. Pep Saul-MNL 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 Coleman-ROC 12.2
5. Harry Gallatin*-NYK 9.6
6. Nathaniel Clifton-NYK 9.5
7. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 8.5
8. Wally Osterkorn-SYR 8.1
9. Connie Simmons-NYK 7.7
10. Jim Pollard*-MNL 6.5
Assists Per Game
1. Dick McGuire*-NYK 6.4
2. Jack Coleman-ROC 5.8
3. Bob Davies*-ROC 4.7
4. Slater Martin*-MNL 4.3
5. Paul Seymour-SYR 3.6
6. Pep Saul-MNL 3.5
7. Jim Pollard*-MNL 3.0
8. George Mikan*-MNL 2.8
9. Nathaniel Clifton-NYK 2.4
10. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 1.9
Player Efficiency Rating
1. George Mikan*-MNL 27.6
2. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 27.6
3. Connie Simmons-NYK 22.0
4. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC 21.6
5. Bob Davies*-ROC 20.6
6. Arnie Risen*-ROC 19.3
7. Jack Coleman-ROC 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 Simmons-NYK .541
7. Paul Seymour-SYR .538
8. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK .523
9. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL .517
10. Pep Saul-MNL .517
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Ed Macauley*-BOS .551
2. Connie Simmons-NYK .464
3. Pep Saul-MNL .463
4. Paul Arizin*-PHW .453
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR .451
6. Dick McGuire*-NYK .449
7. Bob Harrison-MNL .441
8. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK .432
9. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL .432
10. Red Rocha-SYR .432
Assist Pct
1. Dick McGuire*-NYK 34.3
2. Jack Coleman-ROC 30.6
3. Bob Davies*-ROC 30.0
4. Arnie Johnson-ROC 28.3
5. Bob Harrison-MNL 21.9
6. George Kaftan-NYK 20.8
7. Slater Martin*-MNL 20.5
8. George King-SYR 20.0
9. Paul Seymour-SYR 18.3
10. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC 17.9
Offensive Win Shares
1. Connie Simmons-NYK 1.4
2. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 1.1
3. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC 1.0
4. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL 1.0
5. Pep Saul-MNL 0.9
6. George Mikan*-MNL 0.9
7. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 0.8
8. Dick McGuire*-NYK 0.8
9. Max Zaslofsky-NYK 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 Saul-MNL 0.7
6. Jack Coleman-ROC 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 Simmons-NYK 1.7
4. Pep Saul-MNL 1.5
5. Dolph Schayes*-SYR 1.5
6. Bobby Wanzer*-ROC 1.3
7. Dick McGuire*-NYK 1.1
8. Ernie Vandeweghe-NYK 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 Simmons-NYK .187
5. Bob Davies*-ROC .187
6. Vern Mikkelsen*-MNL .180
7. Arnie Risen*-ROC .148
8. Paul Seymour-SYR .144
9. Pep Saul-MNL .139
10. Red Rocha-SYR .134