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1963 NBA Playoffs Summary


League Champion: Boston Celtics

1963 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Elgin Baylor (424)
TRB: Bill Russell (326)
AST: Bob Cousy (116)
WS: Bill Russell (2.5)

League Playoffs

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Finals (4-2): Boston Celtics over Los Angeles Lakers (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Finals (4-3): Boston Celtics over Cincinnati Royals (Series Stats)
Western Division Finals (4-3): Los Angeles Lakers over St. Louis Hawks (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Semifinals (3-2): Cincinnati Royals over Syracuse Nationals (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (3-1): St. Louis Hawks over Detroit Pistons (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 Cincinnati Royals 12 2905 527 1180 .447 527 1180 .447 400 520 .769 815 276 344 1454 121.2
2 Syracuse Nationals 5 1225 226 509 .444 226 509 .444 152 192 .792 296 89 155 604 120.8
3 Boston Celtics 13 3120 589 1397 .422 589 1397 .422 357 480 .744 893 316 384 1535 118.1
4 Los Angeles Lakers 13 3120 536 1191 .450 536 1191 .450 397 517 .768 833 239 338 1469 113.0
5 St. Louis Hawks 11 2640 466 1081 .431 466 1081 .431 284 381 .745 692 263 325 1216 110.5
6 Detroit Pistons 4 960 154 392 .393 154 392 .393 106 152 .697 269 74 114 414 103.5
League Average 10 2328 416 958 .434 416 958 .434 283 374 .756 633 210 277 1115 115.4

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 St. Louis Hawks 11 2640 1204 109.5
2 Los Angeles Lakers 13 3120 1437 110.5
3 Detroit Pistons 4 960 447 111.8
4 Boston Celtics 13 3120 1507 115.9
5 Cincinnati Royals 12 2905 1471 122.6
6 Syracuse Nationals 5 1225 626 125.2
League Average 10 2328 1115 115.4

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 13 8 5 .615 7.3 5.7 .344 .422 .256
2 Cincinnati Royals 12 6 6 .500 5.5 6.5 .441 .447 .339
3 Los Angeles Lakers 13 6 7 .462 7.5 5.5 .434 .450 .333
4 St. Louis Hawks 11 6 5 .545 5.9 5.1 .352 .431 .263
5 Syracuse Nationals 5 2 3 .400 1.9 3.1 .377 .444 .299
6 Detroit Pistons 4 1 3 .250 1.0 3.0 .388 .393 .270
League Average 9.7 4.8 4.8 .500 4.8 4.9 .390 .434 .295

Playoff Leaders