1948-49

Season: Scores / Standings / Leaders

NBA 1948-49 Regular Season Standings

This page features the complete 1948-1949 NBA season standings, including conference and division ranks, wins, loses, percentage, games behind and teams that qualified for the playoffs

x = teams that made the playoffs are marked with an 'x'.


NBA 1948-49 Division Standings

Western Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 Rochester Royals 45 15 .750 - x
2 Minneapolis Lakers 44 16 .733 1.0 x
3 Chicago Stags 38 22 .633 7.0 x
4 St. Louis Bombers 29 31 .483 16.0 x
5 Fort Wayne Pistons 22 38 .367 23.0
6 Indianapolis Jets 18 42 .300 27.0
Eastern Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 Washington Capitols 38 22 .633 - x
2 New York Knicks 32 28 .533 6.0 x
3 Baltimore Bullets (1st) 29 31 .483 9.0 x
4 Philadelphia Warriors 28 32 .467 10.0 x
5 Boston Celtics 25 35 .417 13.0
6 Providence Steam Rollers 12 48 .200 26.0

Note: from 1946-47 to 1969-70 there were no conferences. The league was divided in two divisions (Eastern and Western) with the only exception of the 1949-50 season when there were 3 divisions.

Abbreviations: W = Wins / L = Losses / Pct = Winning Percentage / GB = Games behind