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1962 NBA Playoffs Summary


League Champion: Boston Celtics

1962 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Elgin Baylor (502)
TRB: Bill Russell (370)
AST: Bob Cousy (123)
WS: Bill Russell (3.6)

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League Playoffs

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Finals (4-3): Boston Celtics over Los Angeles Lakers (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Finals (4-3): Boston Celtics over Philadelphia Warriors (Series Stats)
Western Division Finals (4-2): Los Angeles Lakers over Detroit Pistons (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Semifinals (3-2): Philadelphia Warriors over Syracuse Nationals (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (3-1): Detroit Pistons over Cincinnati Royals (Series Stats)

Team Stats

Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Los Angeles Lakers 13 3145 550 1302 .422 550 1302 .422 430 560 .768 914 283 343 1530 117.7
2 Cincinnati Royals 4 960 184 393 .468 184 393 .468 101 124 .815 254 100 106 469 117.3
3 Detroit Pistons 10 2400 446 1043 .428 446 1043 .428 261 359 .727 635 232 273 1153 115.3
4 Boston Celtics 14 3385 625 1536 .407 625 1536 .407 359 489 .734 934 360 407 1609 114.9
5 Philadelphia Warriors 12 2880 467 1210 .386 467 1210 .386 339 473 .717 883 243 303 1273 106.1
6 Syracuse Nationals 5 1200 187 506 .370 187 506 .370 122 151 .808 347 86 139 496 99.2
League Average 10 2328 410 998 .411 410 998 .411 269 359 .748 661 217 262 1088 112.6

Opponent Stats

Rk Team G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS PTS/G
1 Syracuse Nationals 5 1200 527 105.4
2 Philadelphia Warriors 12 2880 1281 106.8
3 Boston Celtics 14 3385 1541 110.1
4 Cincinnati Royals 4 960 460 115.0
5 Los Angeles Lakers 13 3145 1517 116.7
6 Detroit Pistons 10 2400 1204 120.4
League Average 10 2328 1088 112.6

Miscellaneous Stats

Advanced Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
Rk Team G W L W/L% PW PL ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA
1 Boston Celtics 14 8 6 .571 9.1 4.9 .318 .407 .234
2 Los Angeles Lakers 13 7 6 .538 6.9 6.1 .430 .422 .330
3 Philadelphia Warriors 12 6 6 .500 5.7 6.3 .391 .386 .280
4 Detroit Pistons 10 5 5 .500 3.5 6.5 .344 .428 .250
5 Syracuse Nationals 5 2 3 .400 1.5 3.5 .298 .370 .241
6 Cincinnati Royals 4 1 3 .250 2.3 1.7 .316 .468 .257
League Average 9.7 4.8 4.8 .500 4.8 4.9 .360 .411 .269

Playoff Leaders