NBA Games Played on January 5, 1959

Jan 5, 1959

1 NBA Game

Minneapolis 106
Boston 118  
Minneapolis  26252728
Boston  23253535
PTS 2 tied 30

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Team W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Eastern Division
Boston Celtics*2510.714112.4106.6
New York Knicks*2113.6183.5106.7106.3
Syracuse Nationals*1618.4718.5106.8105.2
Philadelphia Warriors1320.39411.0100.7103.3
Western Division
St. Louis Hawks*2310.697106.5102.1
Detroit Pistons*1619.4578.0103.9103.8
Minneapolis Lakers*1521.4179.5104.2104.8
Cincinnati Royals826.23515.5101.1110.2
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.