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1974 NBA Playoffs Summary

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Finals MVP: John Havlicek (26.4/7.7/4.7)

1974 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (515)
TRB: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (253)
AST: Oscar Robertson (149)
WS: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (4.7)

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League Playoffs

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Finals (4-3): Boston Celtics over Milwaukee Bucks (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Finals (4-1): Boston Celtics over New York Knicks (Series Stats)
Western Conference Finals (4-0): Milwaukee Bucks over Chicago Bulls (Series Stats)
 
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-2): Boston Celtics over Buffalo Braves (Series Stats)
Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-3): New York Knicks over Capital Bullets (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-3): Chicago Bulls over Detroit Pistons (Series Stats)
Western Conference Semifinals (4-1): Milwaukee Bucks over Los Angeles Lakers (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 Buffalo Braves 6 1440 263 590 .446 263 590 .446 98 133 .737 79 219 298 140 33 28 112 124 624 104.0
2 Boston Celtics 18 4395 761 1698 .448 761 1698 .448 322 398 .809 245 628 873 459 122 50 326 423 1844 102.4
3 Milwaukee Bucks 16 3915 699 1404 .498 699 1404 .498 218 286 .762 208 562 770 418 100 77 314 375 1616 101.0
4 Capital Bullets 7 1705 278 608 .457 278 608 .457 110 152 .724 95 235 330 125 41 28 118 150 666 95.1
5 Detroit Pistons 7 1680 274 581 .472 274 581 .472 117 153 .765 90 239 329 130 25 31 125 173 665 95.0
6 New York Knicks 12 2905 470 1083 .434 470 1083 .434 193 239 .808 144 357 501 212 71 31 187 295 1133 94.4
7 Chicago Bulls 11 2640 414 979 .423 414 979 .423 206 264 .780 158 313 471 221 86 39 156 221 1034 94.0
8 Los Angeles Lakers 5 1200 184 473 .389 184 473 .389 97 128 .758 94 145 239 107 49 14 103 103 465 93.0
League Average 10 2485 418 927 .451 418 927 .451 170 219 .776 139 337 476 227 66 37 180 233 1006 98.1

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 Detroit Pistons 7 1680 266 625 .426 266 625 .426 117 149 .785 107 210 317 140 54 29 100 152 649 92.7
2 Capital Bullets 7 1705 278 630 .441 278 630 .441 102 128 .797 97 222 319 124 48 20 105 161 658 94.0
3 Milwaukee Bucks 16 3915 612 1474 .415 612 1474 .415 303 394 .769 234 456 690 366 139 31 266 325 1527 95.4
4 Boston Celtics 18 4395 727 1628 .447 727 1628 .447 289 381 .759 212 574 786 388 77 67 336 412 1743 96.8
5 New York Knicks 12 2905 482 1045 .461 482 1045 .461 229 294 .779 161 432 593 239 60 45 221 274 1193 99.4
6 Chicago Bulls 11 2640 472 934 .505 472 934 .505 163 210 .776 129 397 526 246 48 51 195 273 1107 100.6
7 Los Angeles Lakers 5 1200 229 466 .491 229 466 .491 72 92 .783 83 184 267 142 56 29 102 121 530 106.0
8 Buffalo Braves 6 1440 277 614 .451 277 614 .451 86 105 .819 90 223 313 167 45 26 116 146 640 106.7
League Average 10 2485 418 927 .451 418 927 .451 170 219 .776 139 337 476 227 66 37 180 233 1006 98.1

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 18 12 6 .667 12.4 5.6 98.2 92.8 102.6 .234 .448 14.8 29.9 .190 .447 15.8 74.8 .178
2 Milwaukee Bucks 16 11 5 .688 11.0 5.0 100.3 94.8 98.8 .204 .498 17.0 31.3 .155 .415 13.9 70.6 .206
3 New York Knicks 12 5 7 .417 3.9 8.1 94.5 99.5 99.1 .221 .434 13.6 25.0 .178 .461 15.8 68.9 .219
4 Chicago Bulls 11 4 7 .364 3.1 7.9 96.8 103.6 97.1 .270 .423 12.5 28.5 .210 .505 16.0 70.8 .175
5 Capital Bullets 7 3 4 .429 3.8 3.2 98.1 97.0 95.5 .250 .457 14.9 30.0 .181 .441 13.3 70.8 .162
6 Detroit Pistons 7 3 4 .429 4.1 2.9 99.7 97.3 95.3 .263 .472 16.2 30.0 .201 .426 12.6 69.1 .187
7 Buffalo Braves 6 2 4 .333 2.5 3.5 93.8 96.2 110.9 .225 .446 14.7 26.2 .166 .451 14.9 70.9 .140
8 Los Angeles Lakers 5 1 4 .200 0.7 4.3 89.8 102.4 103.5 .271 .389 16.3 33.8 .205 .491 16.8 63.6 .155
League Average 10.3 5.1 5.1 .500 5.2 5.1 97.1 97.1 100.0 .236 .451 15.0 29.2 .184 .451 15.0 70.8 .184

Playoff Leaders