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1956 NBA Playoffs Standings

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League Champion: Philadelphia Warriors

1956 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Paul Arizin (289)
TRB: Neil Johnston (143)
AST: George King (60)
WS: Paul Arizin (2.2)

Expanded Standings

Place Division Margin Month
Rk Team Overall Home Road E W ≤3 ≥10 Mar Apr
1 Philadelphia Warriors 7-3 6-0 1-3 3-2 4-1 1-1 3-0 4-2 3-1
2 Fort Wayne Pistons 4-6 3-2 1-4 1-4 3-2 1-2 1-2 3-3 1-3
3 St. Louis Hawks 4-4 2-2 2-3 4-5 3-0 1-2 4-5
4 Syracuse Nationals 4-4 4-0 1-4 5-4 1-0 0-3 5-4
5 Boston Celtics 1-2 1-1 0-1 1-2 0-1 1-0 1-2
6 Minneapolis Lakers 1-2 1-1 1-1 2-2 0-2 1-0 2-2
7 New York Knicks 0-1 0-1 0-1

Team vs. Team

Rk Team BOS FTW MNL NYK PHW STL SYR
1 Boston Celtics 1-2
2 Fort Wayne Pistons 1-4 3-2
3 Minneapolis Lakers 2-2
4 New York Knicks 0-1
5 Philadelphia Warriors 4-1 3-2
6 St. Louis Hawks 2-3 2-2
7 Syracuse Nationals 2-1 1-0 2-3