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1959 NBA Finals

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

1959 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Elgin Baylor (331)
TRB: Bill Russell (305)
AST: Bob Cousy (119)
WS: Frank Ramsey (2.0)


#1.Boston Celtics (4) vs. #2.Minneapolis Lakers (0)

Game 1
MNL
BOS
115
118
Game 2
MNL
BOS
108
128
Game 3
BOS
MNL
123
110
Game 4
BOS
MNL
118
113

Boston Celtics (4-0)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Tom Heinsohn 24 4 125 38 80 21 26 35 12 97 .475 .808 31.3 24.3 8.8
2 Frank Ramsey 27 4 123 32 68 26 30 23 17 90 .471 .867 30.8 22.5 5.8
3 Bill Sharman 32 4 115 37 78 16 17 7 13 90 .474 .941 28.8 22.5 1.8
4 Bob Cousy 30 4 186 24 78 19 31 32 6 67 .308 .613 46.5 16.8 8.0
5 Sam Jones 25 4 65 16 39 7 8 19 2 39 .410 .875 16.3 9.8 4.8
6 Jim Loscutoff 28 4 87 17 47 4 9 22 16 38 .362 .444 21.8 9.5 5.5
7 Bill Russell 24 4 186 12 38 13 29 118 9 37 .316 .448 46.5 9.3 29.5
8 Gene Conley 28 4 60 12 32 5 9 36 13 29 .375 .556 15.0 7.3 9.0
9 K.C. Jones 26 2 5 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 .000 2.5 0.0 0.5
10 Bennie Swain 25 2 8 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 4.0 0.0 1.0
Team Totals 4 960 188 463 111 159 295 90 487 .406 .698 240.0 121.8 73.8

Minneapolis Lakers (0-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Elgin Baylor 24 4 169 34 102 23 35 47 18 91 .333 .657 42.3 22.8 11.8
2 Vern Mikkelsen 30 4 126 31 72 22 31 49 12 84 .431 .710 31.5 21.0 12.3
3 Dick Garmaker 26 4 141 33 75 11 13 17 15 77 .440 .846 35.3 19.3 4.3
4 Slick Leonard 26 4 167 23 60 11 15 14 10 57 .383 .733 41.8 14.3 3.5
5 Larry Foust 30 4 119 21 52 8 9 60 10 50 .404 .889 29.8 12.5 15.0
6 Jim Krebs 23 4 78 20 51 3 3 33 16 43 .392 1.000 19.5 10.8 8.3
7 Ed Fleming 25 4 44 5 18 6 6 11 10 16 .278 1.000 11.0 4.0 2.8
8 Boo Ellis 22 4 49 7 16 0 3 14 8 14 .438 .000 12.3 3.5 3.5
9 Steve Hamilton 23 3 32 6 18 2 2 18 5 14 .333 1.000 10.7 4.7 6.0
10 Hot Rod Hundley 24 4 35 0 0 0 0 5 4 0 8.8 0.0 1.3
Team Totals 4 960 180 464 86 117 268 108 446 .388 .735 240.0 111.5 67.0