1958-59

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1958-59 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1958-1959 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

29.2 ppg
Bob Pettit
(St. Louis Hawks)

Rebounds

23.0 rpg
Bill Russell
(Boston Celtics)

Assists

8.6 apg
Bob Cousy
(Boston Celtics)

Steals

-
* the NBA didn't record steals previous to the 1973-74 season.

Blocks

-
* the NBA didn't record blocks previous to the 1973-74 season.

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rk
Player
(Team)
Points
1
(Hawks)
29.2 ppg
2
(Warriors)
26.4 ppg
3
(Royals)
25.8 ppg
4
(Lakers)
24.9 ppg
5
(Hawks)
23.7 ppg

Total Points

Rk
Player
(Team)
Points
1
(Hawks)
2,105 pts
2
(Royals)
1,857 pts
3
(Warriors)
1,851 pts
4
(Lakers)
1,742 pts
5
(Hawks)
1,707 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rk
Player
(Team)
Rebounds
1
(Celtics)
23.0 rpg
2
(Hawks)
16.4 rpg
3
(Lakers)
15.0 rpg
4
(Nationals)
14.0 rpg
5
(Nationals)
13.4 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rk
Player
(Team)
Rebounds
1
(Celtics)
1,612 reb
2
(Hawks)
1,182 reb
3
(Lakers)
1,050 reb
4
(Nationals)
1,008 reb
5
(Nationals)
962 reb

Assists per Game

Rk
Player
(Team)
Assists
1
(Celtics)
8.6 apg
2
(Pistons)
6.2 apg
3
(Nationals)
5.4 apg
4
(Knicks)
5.1 apg
5
(Knicks)
4.8 apg

Total Assists

Rk
Player
(Team)
Assists
1
(Celtics)
557 ast
2
(Pistons)
443 ast
3
(Nationals)
379 ast
4
(Knicks)
364 ast
5
(Knicks)
349 ast

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 55 Games.