1959-60


1959-60 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1959-1960 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

37.6 ppg
Wilt Chamberlain
(Philadelphia Warriors)

Rebounds

27.0 rpg
Wilt Chamberlain
(Philadelphia Warriors)

Assists

9.5 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

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Warriors)
37.6 ppg
2
(Royals)
31.2 ppg
3
(Lakers)
29.6 ppg
4
(Hawks)
26.1 ppg
5
(Hawks)
24.8 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Warriors)
2,707 pts
2
(Royals)
2,338 pts
3
(Lakers)
2,074 pts
4
(Hawks)
1,882 pts
5
(Hawks)
1,859 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Warriors)
27.0 rpg
2
(Celtics)
24.0 rpg
3
(Hawks)
17.0 rpg
4
(Lakers)
16.4 rpg
5
(Knicks)
14.2 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Warriors)
1,941 reb
2
(Celtics)
1,778 reb
3
(Hawks)
1,221 reb
4
(Lakers)
1,150 reb
5
(Nationals)
959 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Celtics)
9.5 apg
2
(Warriors)
7.1 apg
3
(Knicks)
6.3 apg
4
(Nationals)
6.3 apg
5
(Warriors)
5.5 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Celtics)
715 ast
2
(Warriors)
482 ast
3
(Knicks)
468 ast
4
(Nationals)
449 ast
5
(Warriors)
409 ast

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 60 Games.