NBA finals and best performing players of the 1973-74 NBA season
Best defensive players of the 1973-74 season
All-Defensive first team: Norm Van Lier (Chicago Bulls), Walt Frazier (New York Knicks), Jerry Sloan (Chicago Bulls), John Havlicek (Boston Celtics), Dave DeBusschere (New York Knicks), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Milwaukee Bucks).
All-Defensive second team: Jim Price (Los Angeles Lakers), Don Chaney (Boston Celtics), Dick Van Arsdale (Phoenix Suns), Bob Love (Chicago Bulls), Nate Thurmond (Golden State Warriors), Elvin Hayes (Capital Bullets).
1974 NBA All-Star Game
All-Star Game MVP: Bob Lanier (Detroit Pistons).