1953-54

Season: Scores / Standings / Leaders

NBA 1953-54 Regular Season Standings

This page features the complete 1953-1954 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 1953-54 Division Standings

Western Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 Minneapolis Lakers 46 26 .639 - x
2 Rochester Royals 44 28 .611 2.0 x
3 Fort Wayne Pistons 40 32 .556 6.0 x
4 Milwaukee Hawks 21 51 .292 25.0
Eastern Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 New York Knicks 44 28 .611 - x
2 Syracuse Nationals 42 30 .583 2.0 x
3 Boston Celtics 42 30 .583 2.0 x
4 Philadelphia Warriors 29 43 .403 15.0
5 Baltimore Bullets (1st) 16 56 .222 28.0

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