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1968 NBA Playoffs Summary


League Champion: Boston Celtics

1968 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: John Havlicek (493)
TRB: Bill Russell (434)
AST: John Havlicek (142)
WS: Jerry West (3.6)

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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 Philadelphia 76ers (Series Stats)
Western Division Finals (4-0): Los Angeles Lakers over San Francisco Warriors (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Division Semifinals (4-2): Boston Celtics over Detroit Pistons (Series Stats)
Eastern Division Semifinals (4-2): Philadelphia 76ers over New York Knicks (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (4-1): Los Angeles Lakers over Chicago Bulls (Series Stats)
Western Division Semifinals (4-2): San Francisco Warriors over St. Louis Hawks (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 Boston Celtics 19 4585 836 1852 .451 836 1852 .451 505 691 .731 1301 429 523 2177 114.6
2 Philadelphia 76ers 13 3170 561 1282 .438 561 1282 .438 356 564 .631 890 277 307 1478 113.7
3 Los Angeles Lakers 15 3625 666 1406 .474 666 1406 .474 370 539 .686 962 323 374 1702 113.5
4 New York Knicks 6 1490 274 603 .454 274 603 .454 131 182 .720 363 135 174 679 113.2
5 St. Louis Hawks 6 1440 242 542 .446 242 542 .446 184 251 .733 397 158 150 668 111.3
6 San Francisco Warriors 10 2400 430 970 .443 430 970 .443 241 332 .726 585 236 298 1101 110.1
7 Detroit Pistons 6 1440 260 636 .409 260 636 .409 140 205 .683 405 96 160 660 110.0
8 Chicago Bulls 5 1200 192 469 .409 192 469 .409 113 150 .753 307 77 122 497 99.4
League Average 10 2419 433 970 .446 433 970 .446 255 364 .700 651 216 264 1120 112.0

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 Chicago Bulls 5 1200 533 106.6
2 Los Angeles Lakers 15 3625 1634 108.9
3 St. Louis Hawks 6 1440 660 110.0
4 Boston Celtics 19 4585 2118 111.5
5 Philadelphia 76ers 13 3170 1467 112.8
6 San Francisco Warriors 10 2400 1150 115.0
7 Detroit Pistons 6 1440 693 115.5
8 New York Knicks 6 1490 707 117.8
League Average 10 2419 1120 112.0

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 19 12 7 .632 11.3 7.7 .373 .451 .273
2 Los Angeles Lakers 15 10 5 .667 9.6 5.4 .383 .474 .263
3 Philadelphia 76ers 13 7 6 .538 6.8 6.2 .440 .438 .278
4 San Francisco Warriors 10 4 6 .400 3.5 6.5 .342 .443 .248
5 Detroit Pistons 6 2 4 .333 2.0 4.0 .322 .409 .220
6 New York Knicks 6 2 4 .333 2.2 3.8 .302 .454 .217
7 St. Louis Hawks 6 2 4 .333 3.3 2.7 .463 .446 .339
8 Chicago Bulls 5 1 4 .200 1.4 3.6 .320 .409 .241
League Average 10.0 5.0 5.0 .500 5.0 5.0 .376 .446 .263

Playoff Leaders