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1959 NBA Playoffs Standings

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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)

Expanded Standings

Place Division Margin Month
Rk Team Overall Home Road E W ≤3 ≥10 Mar Apr
1 Boston Celtics 8-3 6-0 2-3 4-3 4-0 1-1 5-2 3-3 5-0
2 Minneapolis Lakers 6-7 5-2 1-5 0-4 6-3 3-1 2-5 6-3 0-4
3 Syracuse Nationals 5-4 4-0 1-4 5-4 1-0 3-3 5-3 0-1
4 St. Louis Hawks 2-4 2-1 0-3 2-4 0-2 2-1 2-4
5 Detroit Pistons 1-2 1-0 0-2 1-2 0-1 1-1 1-2
6 New York Knicks 0-2 0-1 0-1 0-2 0-1 0-2

Team vs. Team

Rk Team BOS DET MNL NYK STL SYR
1 Boston Celtics 4-0 4-3
2 Detroit Pistons 1-2
3 Minneapolis Lakers 0-4 2-1 4-2
4 New York Knicks 0-2
5 St. Louis Hawks 2-4
6 Syracuse Nationals 3-4 2-0