1959-60

Season: Scores / Standings / Leaders

NBA 1959-60 Regular Season Standings

This page features the complete 1959-1960 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 1959-60 Division Standings

Western Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 St. Louis Hawks 46 29 .613 - x
2 Detroit Pistons 30 45 .400 16.0 x
3 Minneapolis Lakers 25 50 .333 21.0 x
4 Cincinnati Royals 19 56 .253 27.0
Eastern Division
Team W L Pct GB
1 Boston Celtics 59 16 .787 - x
2 Philadelphia Warriors 49 26 .653 10.0 x
3 Syracuse Nationals 45 30 .600 14.0 x
4 New York Knicks 27 48 .360 32.0

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