NBA Games Played on January 17, 1959

Jan 17, 1959

2 NBA Games

Philadelphia 106
Detroit 104  
Philadelphia  24303022
Detroit  18213134
PTS W. Sauldsberry-PHW 24
TRB W. Dukes-DET 30
Cincinnati 105
New York 117  
Cincinnati  22272729
New York  26382627
PTS J. Twyman-CIN 36

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Team W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Eastern Division
Boston Celtics*3111.738112.0105.3
New York Knicks*2417.5856.5106.1106.4
Syracuse Nationals*2120.5129.5108.3106.1
Philadelphia Warriors1724.41513.5101.1103.6
Western Division
St. Louis Hawks*3011.732106.3100.7
Detroit Pistons*1923.45211.5103.7103.2
Minneapolis Lakers*1628.36415.5102.8104.8
Cincinnati Royals933.21421.5101.0111.0
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.