1985-86 NBA season Finals, awards and best players

NBA Finals 1986

NBA Champion: Boston Celtics

NBA Finals:  Houston Rockets (W)  2  Boston Celtics (E)  4

NBA Finals MVP: Larry Bird (Boston Celtics)

Main players: Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, Danny Ainge (Boston Celtics), Hakeem Olajuwon, Ralph Sampson, Rodney McCray (Houston Rockets).

Best players for the 1985-86 NBA season

Regular Season MVP: Larry Bird (Boston Celtics).

All-NBA first team: Isiah Thomas (Detroit Pistons), Magic Johnson (Los Angeles Lakers), Dominique Wilkins (Atlanta Hawks), Larry Bird (Boston Celtics), Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Los Angeles Lakers).

All-NBA second team: Sidney Moncrief (Milwaukee Bucks), Alvin Robertson (San Antonio Spurs), Alex English (Denver Nuggets), Charles Barkley (Philadelphia 76ers), Hakeem Olajuwon (Houston Rockets).

SEASON STATS LEADERS

CategoryPlayerPos.TeamValue
PointsDominique WilkinsSFAtlanta Hawks30.3
ReboundsBill LaimbeerCDetroit Pistons13.1
BlocksManute BolCWashington Bullets5.0
AssistsMagic JohnsonPG/SGLos Angeles Lakers12.6
StealsAlvin RobertsonSGSan Antonio Spurs3.7
EfficiencyLarry BirdSF/PFBoston Celtics25.6
3-point field goalsLarry BirdSF/PFBoston Celtics82

NBA Sixth Man: Bill Walton (Boston Celtics).

Most Improved Player: Alvin Robertson (San Antonio Spurs).

PLAYERS WITH THE BEST STATS IN THE 1985-86 REGULAR SEASON

PLAYERGPMPFG(%)3P(%)FT(%)RBASSTTOBKPTS
Larry Bird820.59.71/19.5949.61.00/2.3742.25.38/6.0089.70.10.10.00.00.00.3
Magic Johnson720.56.71/12.7552.60.14/0.6023.35.25/6.0387.10.10.20.00.10.00.3
Charles Barkley800.57.44/13.0157.20.21/0.9422.34.95/7.2368.50.20.00.00.10.00.3
Adrian Dantley760.510.76/19.1256.30.01/0.147.18.29/10.4779.20.10.00.00.00.00.4
Dominique Wilkins780.511.38/24.3246.80.17/0.9018.97.40/9.0481.90.10.00.00.00.00.4
Isiah Thomas770.57.91/16.2148.80.34/1.0931.24.74/6.0079.00.00.10.00.00.00.3
Alex English810.511.74/23.3150.40.01/0.0616.76.31/7.3286.20.10.00.00.00.00.4
Larry Nance730.57.97/13.7158.10.00/0.110.04.25/6.0869.90.10.00.00.00.00.3
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar790.49.56/16.9456.40.00/0.030.04.25/5.5676.40.10.00.00.00.00.3
Bill Laimbeer820.46.65/13.5049.30.05/0.1729.43.24/3.8983.30.20.00.00.00.00.2

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