1964-65 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 1965

NBA Champion: Boston Celtics

NBA Finals:  Los Angeles Lakers (W)  1  Boston Celtics (E)  4

Main players: Bill Russell, Sam Jones, Satch Sanders (Boston Celtics), Jerry West, Gene Wiley, LeRoy Ellis (Los Angeles Lakers).

Best players for the 1964-65 NBA season

Regular Season MVP: Bill Russell (Boston Celtics).

All-NBA first team: Oscar Robertson (Cincinnati Royals), Jerry West (Los Angeles Lakers), Elgin Baylor (Los Angeles Lakers), Jerry Lucas (Cincinnati Royals), Bill Russell (Boston Celtics).

All-NBA second team: Sam Jones (Boston Celtics), Hal Greer (Philadelphia 76ers), Gus Johnson (Baltimore Bullets), Bob Pettit (St. Louis Hawks), Wilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia 76ers).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsWilt ChamberlainCPhiladelphia 76ers34.7
ReboundsBill RussellCBoston Celtics24.1
AssistsOscar RobertsonPGCincinnati Royals11.5
EfficiencyWilt ChamberlainCPhiladelphia 76ers28.6

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 1964-65 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
Wilt Chamberlain730.614.56/28.5351.0--/----5.59/12.0546.40.30.0------0.5
Oscar Robertson750.610.76/22.4148.0--/----8.87/10.5783.90.10.2------0.4
Jerry Lucas660.78.45/16.9849.8--/----4.52/5.5581.40.30.0------0.3
Bill Russell780.65.50/12.5643.8--/----3.13/5.4657.30.30.1------0.2
Walt Bellamy800.59.16/18.0150.9--/----6.44/9.4068.50.20.0------0.3
Jerry West740.611.11/22.3649.7--/----8.76/10.6682.20.10.1------0.4
Elgin Baylor740.610.31/25.7240.1--/----6.53/8.2479.20.20.1------0.4
Nate Thurmond770.56.74/16.1041.9--/----3.05/4.6465.70.20.0------0.2
Bailey Howell800.56.44/13.0049.5--/----6.30/7.8680.20.10.0------0.2
Willis Reed800.57.86/18.2143.2--/----3.78/5.0974.30.20.0------0.2