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Minneapolis Lakers

1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 40-26
Finished 2nd in the NBA's Western Division

Postseason: 9-4
Won NBA championship

Division Semifinals - Defeated Indianapolis Olympians 2-0

Division Finals - Defeated Rochester Royals 3-1

Finals - Defeated New York Knicks 4-3

Coach: John Kundla (40-26)

1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers Roster
1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers Game-by-Game Results

The Minneapolis Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1951-52 season with a record of 40 wins and 26 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Western Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 9-4. John Kundla coached the team. The 1951-52 Minneapolis Lakers won the NBA championship.


Player Totals:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMinFGAFGM3PA3PMFTAFTMOffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC6425721414545555433008661940002861523
Vern MikkelsenF-C662345866363372283006811800002821009
Jim PollardF-C-G6525451155411260183005932340001991005
Slater MartinG66248063223719014200228249000226616
Bob HarrisonG6517124871561248900160188000203401
Howie SchultzC-F661301315891199000246102000197268
Whitey SkoogG359882961023830001226000094234
Lew HitchF-C61849215779463002435000089217
Joe HuttonG60723158537049008562000110155
John PilchF941101630092000105
Totals557015556554820340018281365003233132100016965433

Player Averages Per Game:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%OffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC6440.2.385.000.7800.00.013.53.00.00.00.04.523.8
Jim PollardF-C-G6539.2.356.000.7040.00.09.13.60.00.00.03.115.5
Vern MikkelsenF-C6635.5.419.000.7610.00.010.32.70.00.00.04.315.3
Slater MartinG6637.6.375.000.7470.00.03.53.80.00.00.03.49.3
Whitey SkoogG3528.2.345.000.7900.00.03.51.70.00.00.02.76.7
Bob HarrisonG6526.3.320.000.7180.00.02.52.90.00.00.03.16.2
Howie SchultzC-F6619.7.283.000.7560.00.03.71.50.00.00.03.04.1
Lew HitchF-C6113.9.358.000.6700.00.04.00.80.00.00.01.53.6
Joe HuttonG6012.1.335.000.7000.00.01.41.00.00.00.01.82.6
John PilchF94.6.100.000.5000.00.01.00.20.00.00.01.10.6
Totals557027.9.367.000.7470.00.049.020.00.00.00.025.782.3

Postseason - Player Totals:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMinFGAFGM3PA3PMFTAFTMOffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC1355326199138109002073600063307
Jim PollardF-C-G1146917370503700713300034177
Vern MikkelsenF-C13495139606453001102000066173
Pep SaulG-F1353012156483500364500042147
Slater MartinG1352311038564100375600064117
Bob HarrisonG12235683017140020240003974
Joe HuttonG1213929121490013120001733
Lew HitchF-C13152259216004490001624
Howie SchultzC-F1299186106001950001818
Totals1120319594438000418310005572400003591070

Postseason - Player Averages Per Game:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%OffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC1342.5.379.000.7900.00.015.92.80.00.00.04.823.6
Jim PollardF-C-G1142.6.405.000.7400.00.06.53.00.00.00.03.116.1
Vern MikkelsenF-C1338.1.432.000.8280.00.08.51.50.00.00.05.113.3
Pep SaulG-F1340.8.463.000.7290.00.02.83.50.00.00.03.211.3
Slater MartinG1340.2.346.000.7320.00.02.84.30.00.00.04.99.0
Bob HarrisonG1219.6.441.000.8240.00.01.72.00.00.00.03.36.2
Joe HuttonG1211.6.414.000.6430.00.01.11.00.00.00.01.42.8
Lew HitchF-C1311.7.360.000.2860.00.03.40.70.00.00.01.21.8
Howie SchultzC-F128.3.333.000.6000.00.01.60.40.00.00.01.51.5
Totals112028.5.403.000.7420.00.042.818.50.00.00.027.682.3