1961-62


1961-62 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1961-1962 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

50.4 ppg
Wilt Chamberlain
(Philadelphia Warriors)

Rebounds

25.7 rpg
Wilt Chamberlain
(Philadelphia Warriors)

Assists

11.4 apg
Oscar Robertson
(Cincinnati Royals)

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)
50.4 ppg
2
(Packers)
31.6 ppg
3
(Hawks)
31.1 ppg
4
(Lakers)
30.8 ppg
5
(Royals)
30.8 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Warriors)
4,029 pts
2
(Packers)
2,495 pts
3
(Royals)
2,432 pts
4
(Hawks)
2,429 pts
5
(Lakers)
2,310 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Warriors)
25.7 rpg
2
(Celtics)
23.6 rpg
3
(Packers)
19.0 rpg
4
(Hawks)
18.7 rpg
5
(Nationals)
14.7 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Warriors)
2,052 reb
2
(Celtics)
1,790 reb
3
(Packers)
1,500 reb
4
(Hawks)
1,459 reb
5
(Nationals)
1,176 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Royals)
11.4 apg
2
(Warriors)
8.0 apg
3
(Celtics)
7.8 apg
4
(Knicks)
6.9 apg
5
(Pistons)
5.8 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Royals)
899 ast
2
(Warriors)
643 ast
3
(Celtics)
584 ast
4
(Knicks)
539 ast
5
(Pistons)
465 ast

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 65 Games.