1970-71

Summary and Awards / Teams
Season: Scores / Standings / Leaders

NBA 1970-71 Regular Season and Playoffs Summary.

Information about the 1970-1971 NBA season, including champion, MVP awards, statistical leaders and other basic data.

Playoffs Summary

NBA Champion
1971 NBA Champion
Milwaukee Bucks
1971 NBA Champion
NBA Finals
Milwaukee Bucks
4 - 0
Baltimore Bullets
Finals MVP
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar *
Milwaukee Bucks

Regular Season Summary

Best Record
Milwaukee Bucks
66-16 (.805)
Season MVP
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar *
Milwaukee Bucks
Defensive Player
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Rookie of the Year
Dave Cowens
Boston Celtics
Geoff Petrie
Portland Trail Blazers
Coach of the Year
Dick Motta
Chicago Bulls
All-Star Game MVP
Lenny Wilkens
Seattle Supersonics
Most Improved Player
-
6th Man of the Year
-
Scoring Leader
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar *
Milwaukee Bucks
31.7 points per game
Rebounds Leader
Wilt Chamberlain
Los Angeles Lakers
18.2 rebounds per game
Assists Leader
Norm Van Lier
Cincinnati Royals
10.1 assists per game
Steals Leader
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Blocks Leader
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All-NBA 3rd Team
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All-Rookie 2nd Team
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