1948-49 NBA Season Standings

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1948-49 NBA Season Summary

Who won the 1948-49 NBA Title?

The 1948-49 NBA Finals winner was the Minneapolis Lakers, who defeated the Washington Capitols in 6 games. The final game was on on Apr 13, 1949, in which the Lakers won 77-56 at home.

When was the 1948-49 NBA Finals?

The 1948-49 NBA Finals started on Apr 4, 1949 and ended on Apr 13, 1949, lasting 6 games.

Which NBA team had the best regular season record in 1948-49?

The Rochester Royals had the best regular season record in the 1948-49 NBA season at 45-15.

Which NBA team had the best point differential in the 1948-49 regular season?

The Minneapolis Lakers had the best point differential in the 1948-49 regular season at +443 points.

Which NBA team had the worst point differential in the 1948-49 regular season?

The Providence Steamrollers had the worst point differential in the 1948-49 regular season at -550 points.

Which NBA team had the most points per game in the 1948-49 regular season?

The Minneapolis Lakers and the Rochester Royals tied for the most points per game in the 1948-49 regular season at 84.0 PPG.

Which NBA team allowed the fewest points per game in the 1948-49 regular season?

The Minneapolis Lakers allowed the fewest points per game in the 1948-49 regular season at 76.7 points allowed per game.

Which NBA team was the last undefeated team in the 1948-49 season?

The last undefeated team in the 1948-49 NBA season was the Washington Capitols, who started the season with a 15-0 record. The streak ended with a 78-94 loss against the Indianapolis Jets on Dec 7, 1948.

1948-49 NBA Standings

Team Record Streak PPG PPG Allowed Point Differential Playoff Result
1 Rochester Royals 45-15 L2 84.0 77.4 +398 Lost Conf Finals
2 Minneapolis Lakers 44-16 W2 84.0 76.7 +443 Won Finals
3 Chicago Stags 38-22 W3 84.0 80.0 +240 Lost Conf Semi
Washington Capitols 38-22 L2 81.8 79.4 +146 Lost Finals
5 New York Knicks 32-28 W1 79.2 77.7 +89 Lost Conf Finals
6 Baltimore Bullets 29-31 W2 83.6 82.2 +83 Lost Conf Semi
St. Louis Bombers 29-31 W2 75.8 79.4 -218 Lost Conf Semi
8 Philadelphia Warriors 28-32 L2 83.7 83.3 +21 Lost Conf Semi
9 Boston Celtics 25-35 W1 76.5 79.5 -175
10 Fort Wayne Pistons 22-38 L2 74.3 77.5 -194
11 Indianapolis Jets 18-42 W1 74.7 79.4 -283
12 Providence Steamrollers 12-48 L10 78.4 87.6 -550

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