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1962 NBA Playoffs Leaders

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

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

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 Meschery-PHW 508
6. Sam Jones*-BOS 504
7. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 482
8. Frank Selvy-LAL 478
9. Bob Cousy*-BOS 474
10. Rudy LaRusso-LAL 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 Meschery-PHW 89
9. Bob Cousy*-BOS 86
10. Don Ohl-DET 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 Meschery-PHW 224
10. Don Ohl-DET 171
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 LaRusso-LAL 69
7. Tom Meschery-PHW 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 LaRusso-LAL 91
7. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 76
  Bob Cousy*-BOS 76
9. Bailey Howell*-DET 75
10. Tom Meschery-PHW 73
Total Rebounds
1. Bill Russell*-BOS 370
2. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW 319
3. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 230
4. Ray Scott-DET 145
5. Walter Dukes-DET 138
  Tom Meschery-PHW 138
7. Rudy LaRusso-LAL 118
8. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 115
  Tom Sanders-BOS 115
10. Jim Krebs-LAL 102
Assists
1. Bob Cousy*-BOS 123
2. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 88
3. Bill Russell*-BOS 70
4. Frank Selvy-LAL 65
5. Jerry West*-LAL 57
6. K.C. Jones*-BOS 55
7. Gene Shue-DET 49
8. Elgin Baylor*-LAL 47
9. Sam Jones*-BOS 44
  Oscar Robertson*-CIN 44
Personal Fouls
1. Tom Sanders-BOS 65
2. Jim Loscutoff-BOS 59
3. Tom Heinsohn*-BOS 58
4. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 57
5. Al Attles-PHW 54
6. Walter Dukes-DET 52
7. Rudy LaRusso-LAL 51
8. Jim Krebs-LAL 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 Meschery-PHW 241
9. Bob Cousy*-BOS 224
10. Bailey Howell*-DET 200
Field Goal Pct
1. Bob Boozer-CIN .561
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .518
3. Ray Felix-LAL .491
4. Johnny Egan-DET .468
5. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .467
6. Jerry West*-LAL .465
7. Bill Russell*-BOS .459
8. Bob Ferry-DET .457
9. Sam Jones*-BOS .444
10. Elgin Baylor*-LAL .438
Free Throw Pct
1. Johnny Egan-DET 1.000
2. Willie Jones-DET .929
3. Frank Ramsey*-BOS .911
4. Dave Gambee-SYR .880
5. Larry Costello-SYR .879
6. Bucky Bockhorn-CIN .875
7. Tom Meschery-PHW .863
8. Paul Arizin*-PHW .863
9. Al Bianchi-SYR .850
10. Jim Krebs-LAL .846
  Frank Selvy-LAL .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 Meschery-PHW 42.3
7. Guy Rodgers*-PHW 40.2
8. Ray Scott-DET 40.0
9. Don Ohl-DET 39.6
10. Bucky Bockhorn-CIN 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 Ohl-DET 20.5
10. Tom Meschery-PHW 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 Kerr-SYR 16.0
5. Ray Scott-DET 14.5
6. Walter Dukes-DET 13.8
7. Tom Meschery-PHW 11.5
8. Lee Shaffer-SYR 11.0
9. Bailey Howell*-DET 9.6
10. Jim Krebs-LAL 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 Costello-SYR 5.6
5. Frank Selvy-LAL 5.0
  Bill Russell*-BOS 5.0
7. Gene Shue-DET 4.9
8. Jerry West*-LAL 4.4
9. Ray Scott-DET 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 Costello-SYR 17.6
7. Bob Ferry-DET 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 Boozer-CIN .586
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .586
3. Larry Costello-SYR .557
4. Ray Felix-LAL .555
5. Jerry West*-LAL .544
6. Walter Dukes-DET .526
7. Bill Russell*-BOS .519
8. Johnny Egan-DET .512
9. Bailey Howell*-DET .510
10. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .508
Effective Field Goal Pct
1. Bob Boozer-CIN .561
2. Oscar Robertson*-CIN .519
3. Ray Felix-LAL .492
4. Johnny Egan-DET .468
5. Wilt Chamberlain*-PHW .467
6. Jerry West*-LAL .465
7. Bill Russell*-BOS .459
8. Bob Ferry-DET .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 Costello-SYR 25.9
5. Willie Jones-DET 24.9
6. K.C. Jones*-BOS 21.2
7. Hot Rod Hundley-LAL 20.4
8. Frank Selvy-LAL 18.5
9. Gene Shue-DET 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 Dukes-DET 0.6
9. Frank Selvy-LAL 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 Meschery-PHW 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 Meschery-PHW 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 Costello-SYR .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 Meschery-PHW .125