Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. George Mikan* • MNL 463
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 455
3. Slater Martin* • MNL 453
4. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 405
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 400
6. Vince BorylaNYK 397
7. Carl BraunNYK 374
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 360
9. Connie SimmonsNYK 341
10. Ernie VandewegheNYK 340
Field Goals
1. George Mikan* • MNL 78
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 62
3. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 51
4. Ernie VandewegheNYK 49
5. Larry FoustFTW 48
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 47
Carl BraunNYK 47
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 46
9. Vince BorylaNYK 44
Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 44
Field Goal Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 213
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 167
3. Carl BraunNYK 145
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 133
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 129
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 128
7. Larry FoustFTW 121
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 120
9. Vince BorylaNYK 116
10. Ernie VandewegheNYK 112
2-Pt Field Goals
1. George Mikan* • MNL 78
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 62
3. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 51
4. Ernie VandewegheNYK 49
5. Larry FoustFTW 48
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 47
Carl BraunNYK 47
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 46
9. Vince BorylaNYK 44
Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 44
2-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 213
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 167
3. Carl BraunNYK 145
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 133
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 129
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 128
7. Larry FoustFTW 121
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 120
9. Vince BorylaNYK 116
10. Ernie VandewegheNYK 112
Field Goals Missed
1. George Mikan* • MNL 135
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 105
3. Carl BraunNYK 98
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 89
5. Connie SimmonsNYK 81
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 78
7. Bob Cousy* • BOS 74
8. Larry FoustFTW 73
9. Vince BorylaNYK 72
10. Ernie VandewegheNYK 63
Free Throws
1. George Mikan* • MNL 82
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 61
3. Larry FoustFTW 57
4. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 56
5. Carl BraunNYK 54
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 51
7. Fred ScolariFTW 49
8. Jim Pollard* • MNL 48
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 46
10. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 44
Free Throw Attempts
1. George Mikan* • MNL 112
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 73
3. Connie SimmonsNYK 70
4. Larry FoustFTW 68
5. Carl BraunNYK 67
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 66
7. Jim Pollard* • MNL 62
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK 61
Fred ScolariFTW 61
10. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 59
Total Rebounds
1. George Mikan* • MNL 185
2. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 140
3. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 120
4. Larry FoustFTW 111
5. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 104
6. Jim Pollard* • MNL 86
7. Connie SimmonsNYK 82
8. Lew HitchMNL 64
Ernie VandewegheNYK 64
10. Dick McGuire* • NYK 63
Assists
1. Dick McGuire* • NYK 70
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 49
3. Slater Martin* • MNL 43
4. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 39
5. Bob Cousy* • BOS 37
6. Carl BraunNYK 31
7. Andy Phillip* • FTW 30
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK 27
9. Connie SimmonsNYK 25
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 24
Personal Fouls
1. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 59
2. George Mikan* • MNL 56
3. Ernie VandewegheNYK 50
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 49
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 48
Connie SimmonsNYK 48
7. Carl BraunNYK 46
8. Chuck ShareFTW 45
9. Fred SchausFTW 40
Pep SaulMNL 40
Points
1. George Mikan* • MNL 238
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 172
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS 153
Larry FoustFTW 153
5. Carl BraunNYK 148
6. Connie SimmonsNYK 145
7. Ernie VandewegheNYK 144
Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 144
9. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 132
10. Slater Martin* • MNL 121
Field Goal Pct
1. Jim HolsteinMNL .476
2. Ernie VandewegheNYK .438
3. Ed Macauley* • BOS .437
4. Whitey SkoogMNL .429
5. Pep SaulMNL .419
6. Harry Gallatin* • NYK .419
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK .407
8. Slater Martin* • MNL .398
9. Larry FoustFTW .397
10. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK .395
2-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Jim HolsteinMNL .476
2. Ernie VandewegheNYK .438
3. Ed Macauley* • BOS .437
4. Whitey SkoogMNL .429
5. Pep SaulMNL .419
6. Harry Gallatin* • NYK .419
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK .407
8. Slater Martin* • MNL .398
9. Larry FoustFTW .397
10. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK .395
Free Throw Pct
1. Paul SeymourSYR .947
2. Paul WaltherINO .941
3. Bill Sharman* • BOS .938
4. Vince BorylaNYK .853
5. Bobby Wanzer* • ROC .852
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .849
7. Larry FoustFTW .838
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS .836
9. George KingSYR .833
10. Chuck Cooper* • BOS .815
Minutes Per Game
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS 46.3
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 45.0
3. Larry FoustFTW 41.5
4. Andy Phillip* • FTW 41.1
5. George Mikan* • MNL 38.6
6. Jim Pollard* • MNL 37.9
7. Slater Martin* • MNL 37.8
8. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 36.8
9. Vince BorylaNYK 36.1
10. Carl BraunNYK 34.0
Points Per Game
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 25.5
2. George Mikan* • MNL 19.8
3. Larry FoustFTW 19.1
4. Ed Macauley* • BOS 16.8
5. Jim Pollard* • MNL 14.3
6. Carl BraunNYK 13.5
7. Fred ScolariFTW 13.4
8. Connie SimmonsNYK 13.2
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 13.1
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 12.0
Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 12.0
Rebounds Per Game
1. George Mikan* • MNL 15.4
2. Larry FoustFTW 13.9
3. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 12.7
4. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 10.9
5. Ed Macauley* • BOS 9.7
6. Bob HarrisBOS 9.3
7. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 8.7
8. Connie SimmonsNYK 7.5
9. Jim Pollard* • MNL 7.2
10. Chuck ShareFTW 6.5
Assists Per Game
1. Dick McGuire* • NYK 6.4
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 6.2
3. Jim Pollard* • MNL 4.1
4. Andy Phillip* • FTW 3.8
5. Slater Martin* • MNL 3.6
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 3.5
7. Carl BraunNYK 2.8
8. Ernie VandewegheNYK 2.5
9. Connie SimmonsNYK 2.3
Player Efficiency Rating
1. George Mikan* • MNL 26.2
2. Larry FoustFTW 25.0
3. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 23.8
4. Bob Cousy* • BOS 22.7
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 19.4
6. Ernie VandewegheNYK 19.4
7. Jim Pollard* • MNL 19.3
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK 19.2
9. Connie SimmonsNYK 18.1
10. Ed Macauley* • BOS 18.0
True Shooting Pct
1. Ed Macauley* • BOS .533
2. Ernie VandewegheNYK .519
3. Harry Gallatin* • NYK .518
4. Larry FoustFTW .507
5. Monk MeinekeFTW .505
6. Bob Cousy* • BOS .503
7. Chuck Cooper* • BOS .501
8. Jim HolsteinMNL .499
Dick McGuire* • NYK .499
10. Whitey SkoogMNL .494
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Jim HolsteinMNL .476
2. Ernie VandewegheNYK .438
3. Ed Macauley* • BOS .437
4. Whitey SkoogMNL .429
5. Pep SaulMNL .419
6. Harry Gallatin* • NYK .419
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK .407
8. Slater Martin* • MNL .398
9. Larry FoustFTW .397
10. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK .395
Assist Pct
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 37.8
2. Dick McGuire* • NYK 37.5
3. Andy Phillip* • FTW 24.0
4. Jim Pollard* • MNL 23.5
5. Fred ScolariFTW 22.7
6. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 21.0
7. Slater Martin* • MNL 18.9
8. Carl BraunNYK 18.0
9. Ernie VandewegheNYK 18.0
10. Ed Macauley* • BOS 17.9
Offensive Win Shares
1. Ernie VandewegheNYK 1.0
2. Larry FoustFTW 1.0
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS 0.9
4. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 0.8
5. Ed Macauley* • BOS 0.7
6. Slater Martin* • MNL 0.7
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK 0.7
8. George Mikan* • MNL 0.6
9. Chuck ShareFTW 0.5
10. Pep SaulMNL 0.4
Defensive Win Shares
1. George Mikan* • MNL 1.4
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 1.0
3. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 0.9
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 0.7
5. Nathaniel Clifton* • NYK 0.6
6. Lew HitchMNL 0.5
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK 0.5
8. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 0.5
9. Pep SaulMNL 0.4
10. Connie SimmonsNYK 0.4
Win Shares
1. George Mikan* • MNL 2.0
2. Jim Pollard* • MNL 1.4
3. Ernie VandewegheNYK 1.4
4. Slater Martin* • MNL 1.4
5. Harry Gallatin* • NYK 1.3
6. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL 1.2
7. Dick McGuire* • NYK 1.1
8. Larry FoustFTW 1.1
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 0.9
10. Pep SaulMNL 0.9
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. George Mikan* • MNL .205
2. Harry Gallatin* • NYK .199
3. Ernie VandewegheNYK .192
4. Bob Cousy* • BOS .166
5. Whitey SkoogMNL .165
6. Jim HolsteinMNL .162
7. Larry FoustFTW .158
8. Dick McGuire* • NYK .153
9. Jim Pollard* • MNL .148
10. Vern Mikkelsen* • MNL .145
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