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1968 NBA Eastern Division Semifinals

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

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

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
2 vs. 4 Boston Celtics vs. Detroit Pistons BOSTON CELTICS win 4-2
1 vs. 3 Philadelphia 76ers vs. New York Knicks PHILADELPHIA 76ERS win 4-2

#2.Boston Celtics (4) vs. #4.Detroit Pistons (2)

Game 1
DET
BOS
116
123
Game 2
BOS
DET
116
126
Game 3
DET
BOS
109
98
Game 4
BOS
DET
135
110
Game 5
DET
BOS
96
110
Game 6
BOS
DET
111
103

Boston Celtics (4-2)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 John Havlicek 27 6 56 35 45 147 .778 24.5
2 Sam Jones 34 6 51 18 23 120 .783 20.0
3 Bailey Howell 31 6 38 30 43 106 .698 17.7
4 Don Nelson 27 6 31 22 29 84 .759 14.0
5 Bill Russell 33 6 28 18 33 74 .545 12.3
6 Tom Sanders 29 6 28 11 12 67 .917 11.2
7 Larry Siegfried 28 6 18 27 29 63 .931 10.5
8 Wayne Embry 30 4 7 4 11 18 .364 4.5
9 Tom Thacker 28 6 4 2 6 10 .333 1.7
10 Johnny Jones 24 3 2 0 0 4 1.3
11 Rick Weitzman 21 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440 263 167 231 693 .723 240.0 115.5

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 John Havlicek 27 6
2 Sam Jones 34 6
3 Bailey Howell 31 6
4 Don Nelson 27 6
5 Bill Russell 33 6
6 Tom Sanders 29 6
7 Larry Siegfried 28 6
8 Wayne Embry 30 4
9 Tom Thacker 28 6
10 Johnny Jones 24 3
11 Rick Weitzman 21 1
Team Totals 6 1440

Detroit Pistons (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Dave Bing 24 6 68 33 45 169 .733 28.2
2 Dave DeBusschere 27 6 45 26 45 116 .578 19.3
3 Eddie Miles 27 6 39 9 12 87 .750 14.5
4 Jimmy Walker 23 6 31 14 17 76 .824 12.7
5 Happy Hairston 25 6 29 12 20 70 .600 11.7
6 Terry Dischinger 27 6 21 14 18 56 .778 9.3
7 Joe Strawder 27 6 14 14 22 42 .636 7.0
8 Jim Fox 24 6 6 15 19 27 .789 4.5
9 Len Chappell 27 5 2 3 6 7 .500 1.4
10 Paul Long 23 1 3 0 0 6 6.0
11 Sonny Dove 22 2 2 0 0 4 2.0
12 George Patterson 28 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440 260 140 204 660 .686 240.0 110.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Dave Bing 24 6
2 Dave DeBusschere 27 6
3 Eddie Miles 27 6
4 Jimmy Walker 23 6
5 Happy Hairston 25 6
6 Terry Dischinger 27 6
7 Joe Strawder 27 6
8 Jim Fox 24 6
9 Len Chappell 27 5
10 Paul Long 23 1
11 Sonny Dove 22 2
12 George Patterson 28 1
Team Totals 6 1440

#1.Philadelphia 76ers (4) vs. #3.New York Knicks (2)

Game 1
NYK
PHI
110
118
Game 2
PHI
NYK
117
128
Game 3
NYK
PHI
132
138
Game 4
PHI
NYK
98
107
Game 5
NYK
PHI
105
123
Game 6
PHI
NYK
113
97

Philadelphia 76ers (4-2)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Wilt Chamberlain 31 6 66 21 67 153 .313 25.5
2 Hal Greer 31 6 54 44 48 152 .917 25.3
3 Chet Walker 27 6 36 34 47 106 .723 17.7
4 Wali Jones 25 6 30 31 39 91 .795 15.2
5 Luke Jackson 26 6 30 13 22 73 .591 12.2
6 Billy Cunningham 24 3 24 14 17 62 .824 20.7
7 Johnny Green 34 5 15 9 17 39 .529 7.8
8 Matt Guokas 23 6 7 13 15 27 .867 4.5
9 Bill Melchionni 23 3 2 0 0 4 1.3
Team Totals 6 1490 264 179 272 707 .658 248.3 117.8

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Wilt Chamberlain 31 6
2 Hal Greer 31 6
3 Chet Walker 27 6
4 Wali Jones 25 6
5 Luke Jackson 26 6
6 Billy Cunningham 24 3
7 Johnny Green 34 5
8 Matt Guokas 23 6
9 Bill Melchionni 23 3
Team Totals 6 1490

New York Knicks (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Dick Barnett 31 6 61 21 29 143 .724 23.8
2 Cazzie Russell 23 6 55 20 25 130 .800 21.7
3 Willis Reed 25 6 53 22 30 128 .733 21.3
4 Walt Bellamy 28 6 45 30 48 120 .625 20.0
5 Walt Frazier 22 4 12 14 18 38 .778 9.5
6 Howard Komives 26 6 15 4 6 34 .667 5.7
7 Bill Bradley 24 6 12 9 13 33 .692 5.5
8 Phil Jackson 22 6 10 4 5 24 .800 4.0
9 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4 5 3 4 13 .750 3.3
10 Em Bryant 29 5 4 4 5 12 .800 2.4
11 Neil Johnson 24 2 2 0 0 4 2.0
12 Nate Bowman 24 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1490 274 131 183 679 .716 248.3 113.2

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Dick Barnett 31 6
2 Cazzie Russell 23 6
3 Willis Reed 25 6
4 Walt Bellamy 28 6
5 Walt Frazier 22 4
6 Howard Komives 26 6
7 Bill Bradley 24 6
8 Phil Jackson 22 6
9 Dick Van Arsdale 24 4
10 Em Bryant 29 5
11 Neil Johnson 24 2
12 Nate Bowman 24 1
Team Totals 6 1490