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Syracuse Nationals

1958-59 Syracuse Nationals Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 35-37
Finished 3rd in the NBA's Eastern Division

Postseason: 5-4
Lost division finals

Division Semifinals - Defeated New York Knicks 2-0

Division Finals - Lost to Boston Celtics 4-3

Coach: Paul Seymour (35-37)

1958-59 Syracuse Nationals Roster
1958-59 Syracuse Nationals Statistics

The Syracuse Nationals of the National Basketball Association ended the 1958-59 season with a record of 35 wins and 37 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Eastern Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 5-4. Paul Seymour coached the team. The 1958-59 Syracuse Nationals lost in the division finals.

Regular Season Points For: 8146
Regular Season Points Against: 7855

October 19, 1958Detroit Pistons 94 at Syracuse Nationals 103W1-0-00-0-01-0-0
October 25, 1958Philadelphia Warriors 110 at Syracuse Nationals 109L1-1-00-0-01-1-0
November 1, 1958Cincinnati Royals 108 at Syracuse Nationals 130W2-1-00-0-02-1-0
November 5, 1958Boston Celtics 117 at Syracuse Nationals 115L2-2-00-0-02-2-0
November 8, 1958Syracuse Nationals 103 at Philadelphia Warriors 98W2-2-01-0-03-2-0
November 9, 1958Minneapolis Lakers 97 at Syracuse Nationals 101W3-2-01-0-04-2-0
November 12, 1958Syracuse Nationals 116 at Cincinnati Royals 115W3-2-02-0-05-2-0
November 14, 1958Syracuse Nationals 111 at Detroit Pistons 109W3-2-03-0-06-2-0
November 15, 1958New York Knicks 96 at Syracuse Nationals 92L3-3-03-0-06-3-0
November 18, 1958Syracuse Nationals 120 at St. Louis Hawks 94W3-3-04-0-07-3-0
November 20, 1958Syracuse Nationals 102 at Minneapolis Lakers 121L3-3-04-1-07-4-0
November 22, 1958Syracuse Nationals 99 at New York Knicks 114L3-3-04-2-07-5-0
November 23, 1958Syracuse Nationals 107 at Philadelphia Warriors 110L3-3-04-3-07-6-0
November 26, 1958St. Louis Hawks 112 at Syracuse Nationals 107L3-4-04-3-07-7-0
November 27, 1958Syracuse Nationals 98 at St. Louis Hawks 107L3-4-04-4-07-8-0
November 28, 1958Syracuse Nationals 93 at Detroit Pistons 101L3-4-04-5-07-9-0
November 29, 1958Minneapolis Lakers 108 at Syracuse Nationals 105L3-5-04-5-07-10-0
December 4, 1958Boston Celtics 116 at Syracuse Nationals 114L3-6-04-5-07-11-0 at Philadelphia, PA
December 6, 1958Syracuse Nationals 101 at Boston Celtics 92W3-6-05-5-08-11-0
December 7, 1958Boston Celtics 104 at Syracuse Nationals 108W4-6-05-5-09-11-0
December 9, 1958Syracuse Nationals 106 at Philadelphia Warriors 90W4-6-06-5-010-11-0 at New York, NY
December 10, 1958Syracuse Nationals 97 at Cincinnati Royals 94W4-6-07-5-011-11-0
December 11, 1958Syracuse Nationals 101 at Minneapolis Lakers 99W4-6-08-5-012-11-0
December 13, 1958Philadelphia Warriors 100 at Syracuse Nationals 115W5-6-08-5-013-11-0
December 14, 1958Syracuse Nationals 101 at Detroit Pistons 95W5-6-09-5-014-11-0
December 16, 1958Boston Celtics 108 at Syracuse Nationals 104L5-7-09-5-014-12-0 at New York, NY
December 20, 1958Cincinnati Royals 121 at Syracuse Nationals 120L5-8-09-5-014-13-0
December 21, 1958Syracuse Nationals 94 at New York Knicks 108L5-8-09-6-014-14-0
December 27, 1958New York Knicks 106 at Syracuse Nationals 102L5-9-09-6-014-15-0
December 29, 1958Syracuse Nationals 105 at Boston Celtics 107L5-9-09-7-014-16-0
December 30, 1958Minneapolis Lakers 118 at Syracuse Nationals 113L5-10-09-7-014-17-0 at Philadelphia, PA
January 1, 1959Minneapolis Lakers 106 at Syracuse Nationals 105L5-11-09-7-014-18-0
January 2, 1959Syracuse Nationals 117 at Philadelphia Warriors 107W5-11-010-7-015-18-0
January 4, 1959Detroit Pistons 94 at Syracuse Nationals 118W6-11-010-7-016-18-0
January 6, 1959Syracuse Nationals 108 at New York Knicks 118L6-11-010-8-016-19-0
January 7, 1959Philadelphia Warriors 99 at Syracuse Nationals 111W7-11-010-8-017-19-0
January 8, 1959Syracuse Nationals 145 at Cincinnati Royals 138W7-11-011-8-018-19-0
January 11, 1959Cincinnati Royals 110 at Syracuse Nationals 127W8-11-011-8-019-19-0
January 14, 1959Syracuse Nationals 119 at Philadelphia Warriors 104W8-11-012-8-020-19-0 at Boston, MA
January 15, 1959Minneapolis Lakers 105 at Syracuse Nationals 111W9-11-012-8-021-19-0
January 16, 1959Syracuse Nationals 89 at St. Louis Hawks 102L9-11-012-9-021-20-0
January 18, 1959New York Knicks 120 at Syracuse Nationals 118L9-12-012-9-021-21-0
January 21, 1959Boston Celtics 112 at Syracuse Nationals 134W10-12-012-9-022-21-0
January 24, 1959Cincinnati Royals 102 at Syracuse Nationals 123W11-12-012-9-023-21-0
January 25, 1959Syracuse Nationals 104 at Cincinnati Royals 109L11-12-012-10-023-22-0
January 27, 1959Syracuse Nationals 121 at Detroit Pistons 107W11-12-013-10-024-22-0
January 28, 1959Syracuse Nationals 109 at Minneapolis Lakers 112L11-12-013-11-024-23-0
January 29, 1959Syracuse Nationals 117 at Minneapolis Lakers 91W11-12-014-11-025-23-0 at Houston, TX
January 31, 1959New York Knicks 119 at Syracuse Nationals 117L11-13-014-11-025-24-0 at Boston, MA
February 1, 1959Syracuse Nationals 137 at Boston Celtics 139L11-13-014-12-025-25-0
February 3, 1959Syracuse Nationals 114 at New York Knicks 115L11-13-014-13-025-26-0
February 4, 1959St. Louis Hawks 113 at Syracuse Nationals 111L11-14-014-13-025-27-0
February 5, 1959New York Knicks 111 at Syracuse Nationals 98L11-15-014-13-025-28-0 at Philadelphia, PA
February 6, 1959Syracuse Nationals 122 at Detroit Pistons 103W11-15-015-13-026-28-0 at Boston, MA
February 8, 1959New York Knicks 104 at Syracuse Nationals 113W12-15-015-13-027-28-0
February 9, 1959St. Louis Hawks 99 at Syracuse Nationals 94L12-16-015-13-027-29-0 at Philadelphia, PA
February 11, 1959Detroit Pistons 118 at Syracuse Nationals 114L12-17-015-13-027-30-0
February 14, 1959Syracuse Nationals 121 at Boston Celtics 124L12-17-015-14-027-31-0
February 15, 1959Philadelphia Warriors 101 at Syracuse Nationals 121W13-17-015-14-028-31-0
February 19, 1959Boston Celtics 105 at Syracuse Nationals 113W14-17-015-14-029-31-0
February 21, 1959Syracuse Nationals 112 at Philadelphia Warriors 113L14-17-015-15-029-32-0
February 22, 1959Detroit Pistons 108 at Syracuse Nationals 139W15-17-015-15-030-32-0
February 24, 1959Cincinnati Royals 113 at Syracuse Nationals 109L15-18-015-15-030-33-0 at New York, NY
February 26, 1959St. Louis Hawks 111 at Syracuse Nationals 130W16-18-015-15-031-33-0
February 27, 1959Syracuse Nationals 113 at St. Louis Hawks 128L16-18-015-16-031-34-0
March 1, 1959New York Knicks 115 at Syracuse Nationals 140W17-18-015-16-032-34-0
March 3, 1959Syracuse Nationals 127 at New York Knicks 120W17-18-016-16-033-34-0
March 4, 1959Syracuse Nationals 114 at Boston Celtics 120L17-18-016-17-033-35-0
March 5, 1959Boston Celtics 118 at Syracuse Nationals 142W18-18-016-17-034-35-0
March 6, 1959Philadelphia Warriors 118 at Syracuse Nationals 114L18-19-016-17-034-36-0 at Hershey, PA
March 8, 1959Philadelphia Warriors 103 at Syracuse Nationals 133W19-19-016-17-035-36-0
March 11, 1959St. Louis Hawks 132 at Syracuse Nationals 130L19-20-016-17-035-37-0
March 13, 1959Syracuse Nationals 129 at New York Knicks 123W0-0-01-0-01-0-0
March 15, 1959New York Knicks 115 at Syracuse Nationals 131W1-0-01-0-02-0-0
March 18, 1959Syracuse Nationals 109 at Boston Celtics 131L1-0-01-1-02-1-0
March 21, 1959Boston Celtics 118 at Syracuse Nationals 120W2-0-01-1-03-1-0
March 22, 1959Syracuse Nationals 111 at Boston Celtics 133L2-0-01-2-03-2-0
March 25, 1959Boston Celtics 107 at Syracuse Nationals 119W3-0-01-2-04-2-0
March 28, 1959Syracuse Nationals 108 at Boston Celtics 129L3-0-01-3-04-3-0
March 29, 1959Boston Celtics 121 at Syracuse Nationals 133W4-0-01-3-05-3-0
April 1, 1959Syracuse Nationals 125 at Boston Celtics 130L4-0-01-4-05-4-0