NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION: 1949-1950

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Standings
Eastern Division
Syracuse 51 13 .797    …
New York 40 28 .588 13
Washington 32 36 .471 21
Philadelphia 26 42 .382 27
Baltimore 25 43 .368 28
Boston 22 46 .324 31
Central Division
Minneapolis (1) 51 17 .750       …
Rochester (2) 51 17 .750       …
Fort Wayne (3) 40 28 .588 11
Chicago (4) 40 28 .588 11
St.Louis 26 42 .382 25
Western Division
Indianapolis 39 25 .609       …
Anderson 37 27 .578 2
Tri Cities 29 35 .453 10
Sheboygan 22 40 .355 16
Waterloo 19 43 .306 19
Denver 11 51 .177 27

Notes:

(1) Won playoff for first place
(2) Lost playoff for first place
(3) Won playoff for third place
(4) Lost playoff for third place

 

 Playoff for First Place
Minneapolis 78 at Rochester 76
 Playoff for Third Place
Chicago 69 at Fort Wayne 86
Playoffs                                          
Eastern Division                                        
Syracuse  2,  Philadehpia  0
Philadelphia 76 at Syracuse 93
Syracuse 59 at Philadelphia 53
New York  2,  Washington  0
New York 90 at Washington 87
Washington 83 at New York 103
Syracuse  2,  New York  1                                  
New York 83   at Syracuse 91 (OT)
Syracuse 76 at New York 80
New York 80 at Syracuse 91
Central Division                                        
MInneapolis  2, Chicago  0
Chicago 75 at Minneapolis 85
Minneapolis 75 at Chicago 67
Fort Wayne  2,  Rochester  0
Fort Wayne 90 at Rochester 84
Rochester 78 at Fort Wayne 79 (OT)
Minneapolis  2, Fort Wayne  0
Fort Wayne 79 at Minneapolis 93
Minneapolis 89 at Fort Wayne 82
Western Division                                        
Indianapolis 2, Sheboygan  1
Sheboygan 85 at Indianapolis 86
Indianapolis 85 at Sheboygan 95
Sheboygan 84 at Indianapolis 91
Anderson  2,  Tri Cities  1
Tri Cities 77 at Anderson 89
Anderson 75 at Tri Cities 76
Tri Cities 71 at Anderson 94
Anderson  2,  Indianapolis  1
Anderson 74 at Indianapolis 77
Indianapolis 67 at Anderson 84
Anderson 65 at Indianapolis 67
Semi Finals                                          
Minneapolis  2,  Anderson  0
Anderson 50 at Minneapolis 75
Minneapolis 90 at Anderson 71
Championship                                        
Minneapolis  4,  Syyracuse  2
Minneapolis 68 at Syracuse 66
Minneapolis 85 at Syracuse 92
Syracuse 77 at Minneapolis 91
Syracuse 69 at Minneapolis 77
Minneapolis 76 at Syracuse 83
Syracuse 95 at Minneapolis 110

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Leading Scorers                      (By Average – Minimum  45 games)
NAME TEAM GA FG FT PTS AVG.
George Mikan Minneapolis 68 649 568 1866 27.4
Alex Groza Indianapolis 64 521 454 1496 23.4
Frank Brian Anderson 64 368 402 1138 17.8
Kenny Sailors Denver 57 329 329 987 17.3
Dolph Schayes Syracuse 64 348 276 972 15.2
Max Zaslofsky Chicago 68 397 321 1115 16.4
Ed Macauley St.Louis 67 351 379 1081 16.1
Carl Braun New York 67 373 285 1031 15.4
Ralph Beard Indianapolis 60 340 215 895 14.9
Jim Pollard Minnesota 66 394 185 973 14.7

 

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