1971-72

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1971-72 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1971-1972 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

34.8 ppg
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
(Milwaukee Bucks)

Rebounds

19.2 rpg
Wilt Chamberlain
(Los Angeles Lakers)

Assists

9.7 apg
Jerry West
(Los Angeles Lakers)

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

Rk
Player
(Team)
Points
1
(Bucks)
34.8 ppg
2
(Royals)
28.2 ppg
3
(Celtics)
27.5 ppg
4
(Supersonics)
26.2 ppg
5
(Lakers)
25.9 ppg

Total Points

Rk
Player
(Team)
Points
1
(Bucks)
2,822 pts
2
(Celtics)
2,252 pts
3
(Royals)
2,145 pts
4
(Lakers)
2,127 pts
5
(Rockets)
2,063 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rk
Player
(Team)
Rebounds
1
(Lakers)
19.2 rpg
2
(Bullets)
17.6 rpg
3
(Bucks)
16.6 rpg
4
(Warriors)
16.1 rpg
5
(Celtics)
15.2 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rk
Player
(Team)
Rebounds
1
(Lakers)
1,572 reb
2
(Bucks)
1,346 reb
3
(Bullets)
1,336 reb
4
(Warriors)
1,252 reb
5
(Celtics)
1,203 reb

Assists per Game

Rk
Player
(Team)
Assists
1
(Lakers)
9.7 apg
2
(Supersonics)
9.6 apg
3
(Royals)
9.2 apg
4
(76ers / Bullets)
8.0 apg
5
(Celtics)
7.5 apg

Total Assists

Rk
Player
(Team)
Assists
1
(Supersonics)
766 ast
2
(Lakers)
747 ast
3
(Royals)
701 ast
4
(Celtics)
614 ast
5
(76ers / Bullets)
613 ast

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 70 Games.