Playoff Leaders

Minutes Played
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 672
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 576
3. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 571
4. Jerry West* • LAL 557
5. Tom MescheryPHW 508
6. Sam Jones* • BOS 504
7. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 482
8. Frank SelvyLAL 478
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 474
10. Rudy LaRussoLAL 461
Field Goals
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 186
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 162
3. Jerry West* • LAL 144
4. Sam Jones* • BOS 123
5. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 116
Bill Russell* • BOS 116
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 95
8. Tom MescheryPHW 89
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 86
10. Don OhlDET 71
Field Goal Attempts
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 425
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 347
3. Jerry West* • LAL 310
4. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 291
5. Sam Jones* • BOS 277
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 253
Bill Russell* • BOS 253
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 241
9. Tom MescheryPHW 224
10. Don OhlDET 171
2-Pt Field Goals
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 186
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 162
3. Jerry West* • LAL 144
4. Sam Jones* • BOS 123
5. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 116
Bill Russell* • BOS 116
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 95
8. Tom MescheryPHW 89
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 86
10. Don OhlDET 71
2-Pt Field Goal Attempts
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 425
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 347
3. Jerry West* • LAL 310
4. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 291
5. Sam Jones* • BOS 277
6. Paul Arizin* • PHW 253
Bill Russell* • BOS 253
8. Bob Cousy* • BOS 241
9. Tom MescheryPHW 224
10. Don OhlDET 171
Field Goals Missed
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 239
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 185
3. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 175
4. Jerry West* • LAL 166
5. Paul Arizin* • PHW 158
6. Bob Cousy* • BOS 155
7. Sam Jones* • BOS 154
8. Bill Russell* • BOS 137
9. Tom MescheryPHW 135
10. Ray ScottDET 101
Free Throws
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 130
2. Jerry West* • LAL 121
3. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 96
4. Paul Arizin* • PHW 88
5. Bill Russell* • BOS 82
6. Rudy LaRussoLAL 69
7. Tom MescheryPHW 63
8. Bailey Howell* • DET 62
9. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 58
10. Bob Cousy* • BOS 52
Free Throw Attempts
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 168
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 151
3. Jerry West* • LAL 150
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 113
5. Paul Arizin* • PHW 102
6. Rudy LaRussoLAL 91
7. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 76
Bob Cousy* • BOS 76
9. Bailey Howell* • DET 75
10. Tom MescheryPHW 73
Total Rebounds
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 370
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 319
3. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 230
4. Ray ScottDET 145
5. Walter DukesDET 138
Tom MescheryPHW 138
7. Rudy LaRussoLAL 118
8. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 115
Tom Sanders* • BOS 115
10. Jim KrebsLAL 102
Assists
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 123
2. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 88
3. Bill Russell* • BOS 70
4. Frank SelvyLAL 65
5. Jerry West* • LAL 57
6. K.C. Jones* • BOS 55
7. Gene ShueDET 49
8. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 47
9. Sam Jones* • BOS 44
Oscar Robertson* • CIN 44
Personal Fouls
1. Tom Sanders* • BOS 65
2. Jim LoscutoffBOS 59
3. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 58
4. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 57
5. Al AttlesPHW 54
6. Walter DukesDET 52
7. Rudy LaRussoLAL 51
8. Jim KrebsLAL 50
K.C. Jones* • BOS 50
10. Bill Russell* • BOS 49
Points
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 502
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 420
3. Jerry West* • LAL 409
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 314
5. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 290
6. Sam Jones* • BOS 288
7. Paul Arizin* • PHW 278
8. Tom MescheryPHW 241
9. Bob Cousy* • BOS 224
10. Bailey Howell* • DET 200
Field Goal Pct
1. Bob BoozerCIN .561
2. Oscar Robertson* • CIN .518
3. Ray FelixLAL .491
4. Johnny EganDET .468
5. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW .467
6. Jerry West* • LAL .465
7. Bill Russell* • BOS .459
8. Bob FerryDET .457
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .444
10. Elgin Baylor* • LAL .438
2-Pt Field Goal Pct
1. Bob BoozerCIN .561
2. Oscar Robertson* • CIN .518
3. Ray FelixLAL .491
4. Johnny EganDET .468
5. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW .467
6. Jerry West* • LAL .465
7. Bill Russell* • BOS .459
8. Bob FerryDET .457
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .444
10. Elgin Baylor* • LAL .438
Free Throw Pct
1. Johnny EganDET 1.000
2. Willie JonesDET .929
3. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .911
4. Dave GambeeSYR .880
5. Larry CostelloSYR .879
6. Bucky BockhornCIN .875
7. Tom MescheryPHW .863
8. Paul Arizin* • PHW .863
9. Al BianchiSYR .850
10. Jim KrebsLAL .846
Frank SelvyLAL .846
Minutes Per Game
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 48.0
Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 48.0
3. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 46.2
4. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 43.9
5. Jerry West* • LAL 42.8
6. Tom MescheryPHW 42.3
7. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 40.2
8. Ray ScottDET 40.0
9. Don OhlDET 39.6
10. Bucky BockhornCIN 39.2
Points Per Game
1. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 38.6
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 35.0
3. Jerry West* • LAL 31.5
4. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 28.8
5. Paul Arizin* • PHW 23.2
6. Bill Russell* • BOS 22.4
7. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 20.7
8. Sam Jones* • BOS 20.6
9. Don OhlDET 20.5
10. Tom MescheryPHW 20.1
Rebounds Per Game
1. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 26.6
2. Bill Russell* • BOS 26.4
3. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 17.7
4. Red KerrSYR 16.0
5. Ray ScottDET 14.5
6. Walter DukesDET 13.8
7. Tom MescheryPHW 11.5
8. Lee ShafferSYR 11.0
9. Bailey Howell* • DET 9.6
10. Jim KrebsLAL 9.3
Assists Per Game
1. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 11.0
2. Bob Cousy* • BOS 8.8
3. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 7.3
4. Larry CostelloSYR 5.6
5. Frank SelvyLAL 5.0
Bill Russell* • BOS 5.0
7. Gene ShueDET 4.9
8. Jerry West* • LAL 4.4
9. Ray ScottDET 4.3
10. K.C. Jones* • BOS 3.9
Player Efficiency Rating
1. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 29.7
2. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 27.4
3. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 25.6
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 22.8
5. Jerry West* • LAL 22.2
6. Larry CostelloSYR 17.6
7. Bob FerryDET 17.3
8. Sam Jones* • BOS 16.6
9. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 16.4
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW 16.4
True Shooting Pct
1. Bob BoozerCIN .586
2. Oscar Robertson* • CIN .586
3. Larry CostelloSYR .557
4. Ray FelixLAL .555
5. Jerry West* • LAL .544
6. Walter DukesDET .526
7. Bill Russell* • BOS .519
8. Johnny EganDET .512
9. Bailey Howell* • DET .510
10. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW .508
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Bob BoozerCIN .561
2. Oscar Robertson* • CIN .519
3. Ray FelixLAL .492
4. Johnny EganDET .468
5. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW .467
6. Jerry West* • LAL .465
7. Bill Russell* • BOS .459
8. Bob FerryDET .457
9. Sam Jones* • BOS .444
10. Elgin Baylor* • LAL .438
Assist Pct
1. Bob Cousy* • BOS 35.0
2. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 32.5
3. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 26.0
4. Larry CostelloSYR 25.9
5. Willie JonesDET 24.9
6. K.C. Jones* • BOS 21.2
7. Hot Rod HundleyLAL 20.4
8. Frank SelvyLAL 18.5
9. Gene ShueDET 17.4
10. Jerry West* • LAL 16.6
Offensive Win Shares
1. Jerry West* • LAL 2.2
2. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 1.8
3. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 1.7
4. Bill Russell* • BOS 1.4
5. Oscar Robertson* • CIN 0.8
6. Bailey Howell* • DET 0.8
7. Sam Jones* • BOS 0.7
8. Walter DukesDET 0.6
9. Frank SelvyLAL 0.5
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW 0.5
Defensive Win Shares
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 2.2
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 1.4
3. Bob Cousy* • BOS 1.1
4. Sam Jones* • BOS 0.9
5. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 0.8
6. Guy Rodgers* • PHW 0.8
7. Tom MescheryPHW 0.8
8. Tom Sanders* • BOS 0.7
9. K.C. Jones* • BOS 0.6
10. Paul Arizin* • PHW 0.6
Win Shares
1. Bill Russell* • BOS 3.6
2. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW 3.1
3. Jerry West* • LAL 2.4
4. Elgin Baylor* • LAL 2.1
5. Sam Jones* • BOS 1.5
6. Tom MescheryPHW 1.3
7. K.C. Jones* • BOS 1.2
8. Tom Sanders* • BOS 1.1
9. Paul Arizin* • PHW 1.1
10. Tom Heinsohn* • BOS 1.0
Win Shares Per 48 Minutes
1. Wilt Chamberlain* • PHW .260
2. Bill Russell* • BOS .257
3. Larry CostelloSYR .222
4. Oscar Robertson* • CIN .210
5. Jerry West* • LAL .209
6. Elgin Baylor* • LAL .179
7. K.C. Jones* • BOS .173
8. Sam Jones* • BOS .143
9. Frank Ramsey* • BOS .139
10. Tom MescheryPHW .125
Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free.