1964-65

Summary and Awards / Teams
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NBA 1964-65 Regular Season and Playoffs Summary.

Information about the 1964-1965 NBA season, including champion, MVP awards, statistical leaders and other basic data.

Playoffs Summary

NBA Champion
1965 NBA Champion
Boston Celtics
1965 NBA Champion
NBA Finals
Boston Celtics
4 - 1
Los Angeles Lakers
Finals MVP
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Regular Season Summary

Best Record
Boston Celtics
62-18 (.775)
Season MVP
Bill Russell
Boston Celtics
Defensive Player
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Rookie of the Year
Willis Reed
New York Knicks
Coach of the Year
Red Auerbach
Boston Celtics
All-Star Game MVP
Jerry Lucas
Cincinnati Royals
Most Improved Player
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6th Man of the Year
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Scoring Leader
Wilt Chamberlain
San Francisco Warriors /
Philadelphia 76ers
2,534 points
Rebounds Leader
Bill Russell
Boston Celtics
1,878 rebounds
Assists Leader
Oscar Robertson
Cincinnati Royals
861 assists
Steals Leader
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Blocks Leader
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All-NBA 3rd Team
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All-Defensive 1st Team
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All-Defensive 2nd Team
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All-Rookie 2nd Team
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