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What was the best NBA season ever?

The best single regular season record was recorded by the Golden State Warriors in the 2015–16 season. In that season, the Warriors recorded 73 wins and 9 losses with a winning percentage of . 890, eclipsing the 1995–96 Chicago Bulls, though the Bulls went on to win the Eastern Conference and the NBA championship.

How many NBA teams were there in 1953?


1953–54 NBA season
Duration October 30, 1953 – March 14, 1954 March 16–28, 1954 (Playoffs) March 31–April 12, 1954 (Finals)
Number of games 72
Number of teams 9
TV partner(s) DuMont

What were the NBA teams in 1955?

Per Game Stats

Rk Team PTS
1 Boston Celtics* 106.0
2 Philadelphia Warriors* 103.1
3 New York Knicks* 100.2
4 Minneapolis Lakers* 99.3

How long were NBA games in the 50s?

1950–51 NBA season
League National Basketball Association
Sport Basketball
Duration October 31, 1950 – March 18, 1951 March 20–April 4, 1951 (Playoffs) April 7–21, 1951 (Finals)
Number of games 68

Who won MVP NBA 1952?

Notable occurrences George Mikan of the Minneapolis Lakers won the game’s MVP award. Don Meineke of the Fort Wayne Pistons wins the inaugural Rookie of the Year award.

Who won MVP NBA 1951?

Ed Macauley
The Eastern All-Stars team defeated the Western All-Stars team 111–94. Boston Celtics’ Ed Macauley was named as the first NBA All-Star Game Most Valuable Player Award….1951 NBA All-Star Game.

Arena Boston Garden
City Boston, Massachusetts
MVP Ed Macauley
Referees Pat Kennedy Charley Eckman
NBA All-Star Game

Who won MVP NBA 1954?

the Boston Celtics
Bill Sharman of the Boston Celtics won the game’s MVP award. NBC began televising NBA games. This continued until the 1962–63 season, when ABC took over. NBC would begin televising NBA games again in 1990.

Who was the 1957 NBA MVP?

Most Valuable Player

Rank Player Pts Won
1 Bill Russell 228.0
2 Dolph Schayes 198.0
3 George Yardley 120.0

Who was the best NBA player in the 50s?

In terms of total contribution to the decade, these 10 players were the best of the 1950s.

  • Paul Arizin.
  • Bob Pettit.
  • Ed Macauley.
  • Bill Sharman.
  • Larry Foust.
  • Harry Gallatin.
  • George Mikan.
  • Vern Mikkelsen. Mikkelsen played alongside George Mikan in the Minneapolis Lakers’ frontcourt during the 1950s.