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1962-63 Boston Celtics Roster and Stats

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Record: 58-22, Finished 1st in NBA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Red Auerbach (58-22)

PTS/G: 118.8 (3rd of 9) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.6 (2nd of 9)
SRS: 6.38 (1st of 9) ▪ Pace: 127.3 (1st of 9)
Off Rtg: 93.0 (9th of 9) ▪ Def Rtg: 87.4 (1st of 9)
Expected W-L: 56-24 (1st of 9)

Arena: Boston Garden ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1963 Playoffs:
Won NBA Finals (2-4) versus Los Angeles Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Division Finals (3-4) versus Cincinnati Royals  (Series Stats)

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 20 points  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt Birth Date Exp College
14 Bob Cousy PG 6-1 175 August 9, 1928 12 College of the Holy Cross
21 Jack Foley F 6-3 170 April 19, 1939 R College of the Holy Cross
20 Gene Guarilia SF 6-5 220 September 13, 1937 3 George Washington University
17 John Havlicek SF 6-5 203 April 8, 1940 R Ohio State University
15 Tom Heinsohn PF 6-7 218 August 26, 1934 6 College of the Holy Cross
25 K.C. Jones PG 6-1 200 May 25, 1932 4 University of San Francisco
24 Sam Jones SG 6-4 198 June 24, 1933 5 North Carolina Central University
18 Jim Loscutoff SF 6-5 220 February 4, 1930 7 University of Oregon
4 Clyde Lovellette C 6-9 234 September 7, 1929 9 University of Kansas
23 Frank Ramsey SG 6-3 190 July 13, 1931 7 University of Kentucky
6 Bill Russell C 6-10 215 February 12, 1934 6 University of San Francisco
16 Tom Sanders SF 6-6 210 November 8, 1938 2 New York University
12 Dan Swartz SF 6-4 215 December 23, 1934 R Morehead State University

Team and Opponent Stats

Year/year calculations use per game statistics
G MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
Team 80 3746 8779 .427 3746 8779 .427 2012 2777 .725 5818 1960 2090 9504
Team/G 46.8 109.7 .427 46.8 109.7 .427 25.2 34.7 .725 72.7 24.5 26.1 118.8
Lg Rank 2 1 9 2 1 9 7 9 5 1 1 5 3
Year/Year -2.8% -3.6% +0.004 -2.8% -3.6% +0.004 1.8% 2.3% -0.004 -4.3% -4.3% 9.5% -1.9%
Opponent 80 8930
Opponent/G 111.6
Lg Rank 2
Year/Year -0.2%

Year-by-year: Team Stats Totals / Team Stats Per Game / Opponent Stats Totals / Opponent Stats Per Game

Team Miscellaneous

Offense Four Factors Defense Four Factors
PW PL MOV SOS SRS ORtg DRtg Pace FTr 3PAr eFG% TOV% ORB% FT/FGA eFG% TOV% DRB% FT/FGA Arena Attendance
Team 56 24 7.18 -0.80 6.38 93.0 87.4 127.3 .316 .427 .229 Boston Garden
Lg Rank 1 1 1 9 1 9 1 1 9 9 8

Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 78 3500 511 1182 .432 511 1182 .432 287 517 .555 1843 348 189 1309
2 Sam Jones 29 76 2323 621 1305 .476 621 1305 .476 257 324 .793 396 241 162 1499
3 John Havlicek 22 80 2200 483 1085 .445 483 1085 .445 174 239 .728 534 179 189 1140
4 Tom Sanders 24 80 2148 339 744 .456 339 744 .456 186 252 .738 576 95 262 864
5 Tom Heinsohn 28 76 2004 550 1300 .423 550 1300 .423 340 407 .835 569 95 270 1440
6 Bob Cousy 34 76 1975 392 988 .397 392 988 .397 219 298 .735 193 515 175 1003
7 K.C. Jones 30 79 1945 230 591 .389 230 591 .389 112 177 .633 263 317 221 572
8 Frank Ramsey 31 77 1541 284 743 .382 284 743 .382 271 332 .816 288 95 259 839
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 63 607 94 251 .375 94 251 .375 22 42 .524 157 25 126 210
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 61 568 161 376 .428 161 376 .428 73 98 .745 177 27 137 395
11 Dan Swartz 28 39 335 57 150 .380 57 150 .380 61 72 .847 88 21 92 175
12 Gene Guarilia 25 11 83 11 38 .289 11 38 .289 4 11 .364 14 2 5 26
13 Jack Foley 23 5 46 13 26 .500 13 26 .500 6 8 .750 7 0 3 32

Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 78 44.9 6.6 15.2 .432 6.6 15.2 .432 3.7 6.6 .555 23.6 4.5 2.4 16.8
2 Sam Jones 29 76 30.6 8.2 17.2 .476 8.2 17.2 .476 3.4 4.3 .793 5.2 3.2 2.1 19.7
3 John Havlicek 22 80 27.5 6.0 13.6 .445 6.0 13.6 .445 2.2 3.0 .728 6.7 2.2 2.4 14.3
4 Tom Sanders 24 80 26.9 4.2 9.3 .456 4.2 9.3 .456 2.3 3.2 .738 7.2 1.2 3.3 10.8
5 Tom Heinsohn 28 76 26.4 7.2 17.1 .423 7.2 17.1 .423 4.5 5.4 .835 7.5 1.3 3.6 18.9
6 Bob Cousy 34 76 26.0 5.2 13.0 .397 5.2 13.0 .397 2.9 3.9 .735 2.5 6.8 2.3 13.2
7 K.C. Jones 30 79 24.6 2.9 7.5 .389 2.9 7.5 .389 1.4 2.2 .633 3.3 4.0 2.8 7.2
8 Frank Ramsey 31 77 20.0 3.7 9.6 .382 3.7 9.6 .382 3.5 4.3 .816 3.7 1.2 3.4 10.9
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 63 9.6 1.5 4.0 .375 1.5 4.0 .375 0.3 0.7 .524 2.5 0.4 2.0 3.3
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 61 9.3 2.6 6.2 .428 2.6 6.2 .428 1.2 1.6 .745 2.9 0.4 2.2 6.5
11 Jack Foley 23 5 9.2 2.6 5.2 .500 2.6 5.2 .500 1.2 1.6 .750 1.4 0.0 0.6 6.4
12 Dan Swartz 28 39 8.6 1.5 3.8 .380 1.5 3.8 .380 1.6 1.8 .847 2.3 0.5 2.4 4.5
13 Gene Guarilia 25 11 7.5 1.0 3.5 .289 1.0 3.5 .289 0.4 1.0 .364 1.3 0.2 0.5 2.4

Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 78 3500 5.3 12.2 .432 5.3 12.2 .432 3.0 5.3 .555 19.0 3.6 1.9 13.5
2 Sam Jones 29 76 2323 9.6 20.2 .476 9.6 20.2 .476 4.0 5.0 .793 6.1 3.7 2.5 23.2
3 John Havlicek 22 80 2200 7.9 17.8 .445 7.9 17.8 .445 2.8 3.9 .728 8.7 2.9 3.1 18.7
4 Tom Sanders 24 80 2148 5.7 12.5 .456 5.7 12.5 .456 3.1 4.2 .738 9.7 1.6 4.4 14.5
5 Tom Heinsohn 28 76 2004 9.9 23.4 .423 9.9 23.4 .423 6.1 7.3 .835 10.2 1.7 4.9 25.9
6 Bob Cousy 34 76 1975 7.1 18.0 .397 7.1 18.0 .397 4.0 5.4 .735 3.5 9.4 3.2 18.3
7 K.C. Jones 30 79 1945 4.3 10.9 .389 4.3 10.9 .389 2.1 3.3 .633 4.9 5.9 4.1 10.6
8 Frank Ramsey 31 77 1541 6.6 17.4 .382 6.6 17.4 .382 6.3 7.8 .816 6.7 2.2 6.1 19.6
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 63 607 5.6 14.9 .375 5.6 14.9 .375 1.3 2.5 .524 9.3 1.5 7.5 12.5
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 61 568 10.2 23.8 .428 10.2 23.8 .428 4.6 6.2 .745 11.2 1.7 8.7 25.0
11 Dan Swartz 28 39 335 6.1 16.1 .380 6.1 16.1 .380 6.6 7.7 .847 9.5 2.3 9.9 18.8
12 Gene Guarilia 25 11 83 4.8 16.5 .289 4.8 16.5 .289 1.7 4.8 .364 6.1 0.9 2.2 11.3
13 Jack Foley 23 5 46 10.2 20.3 .500 10.2 20.3 .500 4.7 6.3 .750 5.5 0.0 2.3 25.0

Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 78 3500 .432 .432 .555
2 Sam Jones 29 76 2323 .476 .476 .793
3 John Havlicek 22 80 2200 .445 .445 .728
4 Tom Sanders 24 80 2148 .456 .456 .738
5 Tom Heinsohn 28 76 2004 .423 .423 .835
6 Bob Cousy 34 76 1975 .397 .397 .735
7 K.C. Jones 30 79 1945 .389 .389 .633
8 Frank Ramsey 31 77 1541 .382 .382 .816
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 63 607 .375 .375 .524
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 61 568 .428 .428 .745
11 Dan Swartz 28 39 335 .380 .380 .847
12 Gene Guarilia 25 11 83 .289 .289 .364
13 Jack Foley 23 5 46 .500 .500 .750

Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Bill Russell 28 78 3500 18.2 .464 .432 .437 1.0 12.6 13.5 .185
2 Sam Jones 29 76 2323 19.1 .518 .476 .248 5.0 4.6 9.6 .198
3 John Havlicek 22 80 2200 15.4 .479 .445 .220 1.6 4.8 6.4 .139
4 Tom Sanders 24 80 2148 12.6 .505 .456 .339 2.3 4.5 6.8 .152
5 Tom Heinsohn 28 76 2004 18.7 .487 .423 .313 2.5 4.4 6.8 .163
6 Bob Cousy 34 76 1975 16.6 .448 .397 .302 0.1 5.1 5.2 .126
7 K.C. Jones 30 79 1945 9.8 .428 .389 .299 -0.7 4.2 3.6 .088
8 Frank Ramsey 31 77 1541 12.8 .472 .382 .447 0.8 2.8 3.6 .113
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 63 607 6.6 .390 .375 .167 -1.0 1.2 0.3 .021
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 61 568 16.2 .471 .428 .261 0.3 1.3 1.6 .139
11 Dan Swartz 28 39 335 12.3 .482 .380 .480 0.3 0.7 1.0 .143
12 Gene Guarilia 25 11 83 3.1 .303 .289 .289 -0.4 0.1 -0.2 -0.131
13 Jack Foley 23 5 46 17.9 .542 .500 .308 0.1 0.1 0.2 .202

Playoffs Totals

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 13 617 96 212 .453 96 212 .453 72 109 .661 326 66 36 264
2 Sam Jones 29 13 450 120 248 .484 120 248 .484 69 83 .831 81 32 42 309
3 Tom Heinsohn 28 13 413 123 270 .456 123 270 .456 75 98 .765 116 15 55 321
4 Bob Cousy 34 13 393 72 204 .353 72 204 .353 39 47 .830 32 116 44 183
5 Tom Sanders 24 13 387 52 119 .437 52 119 .437 24 31 .774 96 19 61 128
6 K.C. Jones 30 13 255 19 64 .297 19 64 .297 21 30 .700 36 37 42 59
7 John Havlicek 22 11 254 56 125 .448 56 125 .448 18 27 .667 53 17 28 130
8 Frank Ramsey 31 13 251 37 104 .356 37 104 .356 34 47 .723 35 12 43 108
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 9 56 7 25 .280 7 25 .280 1 2 .500 21 1 20 15
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 6 40 7 26 .269 7 26 .269 4 6 .667 5 1 13 18
11 Dan Swartz 28 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Playoffs Per Game

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 13 47.5 7.4 16.3 .453 7.4 16.3 .453 5.5 8.4 .661 25.1 5.1 2.8 20.3
2 Sam Jones 29 13 34.6 9.2 19.1 .484 9.2 19.1 .484 5.3 6.4 .831 6.2 2.5 3.2 23.8
3 Tom Heinsohn 28 13 31.8 9.5 20.8 .456 9.5 20.8 .456 5.8 7.5 .765 8.9 1.2 4.2 24.7
4 Bob Cousy 34 13 30.2 5.5 15.7 .353 5.5 15.7 .353 3.0 3.6 .830 2.5 8.9 3.4 14.1
5 Tom Sanders 24 13 29.8 4.0 9.2 .437 4.0 9.2 .437 1.8 2.4 .774 7.4 1.5 4.7 9.8
6 John Havlicek 22 11 23.1 5.1 11.4 .448 5.1 11.4 .448 1.6 2.5 .667 4.8 1.5 2.5 11.8
7 K.C. Jones 30 13 19.6 1.5 4.9 .297 1.5 4.9 .297 1.6 2.3 .700 2.8 2.8 3.2 4.5
8 Frank Ramsey 31 13 19.3 2.8 8.0 .356 2.8 8.0 .356 2.6 3.6 .723 2.7 0.9 3.3 8.3
9 Clyde Lovellette 33 6 6.7 1.2 4.3 .269 1.2 4.3 .269 0.7 1.0 .667 0.8 0.2 2.2 3.0
10 Jim Loscutoff 32 9 6.2 0.8 2.8 .280 0.8 2.8 .280 0.1 0.2 .500 2.3 0.1 2.2 1.7
11 Dan Swartz 28 1 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 13 617 5.6 12.4 .453 5.6 12.4 .453 4.2 6.4 .661 19.0 3.9 2.1 15.4
2 Sam Jones 29 13 450 9.6 19.8 .484 9.6 19.8 .484 5.5 6.6 .831 6.5 2.6 3.4 24.7
3 Tom Heinsohn 28 13 413 10.7 23.5 .456 10.7 23.5 .456 6.5 8.5 .765 10.1 1.3 4.8 28.0
4 Bob Cousy 34 13 393 6.6 18.7 .353 6.6 18.7 .353 3.6 4.3 .830 2.9 10.6 4.0 16.8
5 Tom Sanders 24 13 387 4.8 11.1 .437 4.8 11.1 .437 2.2 2.9 .774 8.9 1.8 5.7 11.9
6 K.C. Jones 30 13 255 2.7 9.0 .297 2.7 9.0 .297 3.0 4.2 .700 5.1 5.2 5.9 8.3
7 John Havlicek 22 11 254 7.9 17.7 .448 7.9 17.7 .448 2.6 3.8 .667 7.5 2.4 4.0 18.4
8 Frank Ramsey 31 13 251 5.3 14.9 .356 5.3 14.9 .356 4.9 6.7 .723 5.0 1.7 6.2 15.5
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 9 56 4.5 16.1 .280 4.5 16.1 .280 0.6 1.3 .500 13.5 0.6 12.9 9.6
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 6 40 6.3 23.4 .269 6.3 23.4 .269 3.6 5.4 .667 4.5 0.9 11.7 16.2
11 Dan Swartz 28 1 4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Per possession stats available as of 1973-74 season
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1 Bill Russell 28 13 617 .453 .453 .661
2 Sam Jones 29 13 450 .484 .484 .831
3 Tom Heinsohn 28 13 413 .456 .456 .765
4 Bob Cousy 34 13 393 .353 .353 .830
5 Tom Sanders 24 13 387 .437 .437 .774
6 K.C. Jones 30 13 255 .297 .297 .700
7 John Havlicek 22 11 254 .448 .448 .667
8 Frank Ramsey 31 13 251 .356 .356 .723
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 9 56 .280 .280 .500
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 6 40 .269 .269 .667
11 Dan Swartz 28 1 4

Playoffs Advanced

Rk Player Age G MP PER TS% eFG% FTr 3PAr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg OWS DWS WS WS/48
1 Bill Russell 28 13 617 20.5 .508 .453 .514 13.6 0.7 1.8 2.5 .197
2 Sam Jones 29 13 450 19.6 .543 .484 .335 10.5 1.3 0.7 1.9 .206
3 Tom Heinsohn 28 13 413 20.5 .513 .456 .363 5.6 0.9 0.7 1.6 .182
4 Bob Cousy 34 13 393 14.4 .407 .353 .230 38.8 -0.5 0.8 0.3 .040
5 Tom Sanders 24 13 387 9.5 .483 .437 .261 6.1 0.2 0.6 0.8 .099
6 K.C. Jones 30 13 255 6.3 .382 .297 .469 16.7 -0.3 0.4 0.1 .028
7 John Havlicek 22 11 254 13.5 .475 .448 .216 9.3 0.1 0.4 0.5 .097
8 Frank Ramsey 31 13 251 7.8 .433 .356 .452 6.0 -0.2 0.3 0.1 .026
9 Jim Loscutoff 32 9 56 0.5 .290 .280 .080 2.2 -0.2 0.1 -0.1 -0.107
10 Clyde Lovellette 33 6 40 -1.4 .314 .269 .231 3.3 -0.2 0.0 -0.2 -0.215
11 Dan Swartz 28 1 4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 .022