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Minneapolis Lakers

1953-54 Minneapolis Lakers Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 46-26
Finished 1st in the NBA's Western Division

Postseason: 9-4
Won NBA championship

Division Finals - Defeated Rochester Royals 2-1

Finals - Defeated Syracuse Nationals 4-3

Coach: John Kundla (46-26)

1953-54 Minneapolis Lakers Roster
1953-54 Minneapolis Lakers Game-by-Game Results

The Minneapolis Lakers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1953-54 season with a record of 46 wins and 26 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Western Division, and compiled a postseason mark of 9-4. John Kundla coached the team. The 1953-54 Minneapolis Lakers won the NBA championship.


Player Totals:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMinFGAFGM3PA3PMFTAFTMOffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC72236211604415464240010281740002681306
Jim PollardF-C-G71248388232623017900500214000161831
Vern MikkelsenF-C72224777128829822100615119000264797
Slater MartinG69247265425424317600166253000198684
Clyde LovelletteC-F7212555602371641140041951000210588
Whitey SkoogG711877530212977200224179000234496
Pep SaulG-F71180546716217012800159139000149452
Dick SchnittkerF711040307122132860017859000178330
Jim HolsteinF-G70115528888112640020479000140240
Totals639016696561921300019921464003493126700018025724

Player Averages Per Game:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%OffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC7232.8.380.000.7770.00.014.32.40.00.00.03.718.1
Jim PollardF-C-G7135.0.370.000.7780.00.07.03.00.00.00.02.311.7
Vern MikkelsenF-C7231.2.374.000.7420.00.08.51.70.00.00.03.711.1
Slater MartinG6935.8.388.000.7240.00.02.43.70.00.00.02.99.9
Clyde LovelletteC-F7217.4.423.000.6950.00.05.80.70.00.00.02.98.2
Whitey SkoogG7126.4.400.000.7420.00.03.22.50.00.00.03.37.0
Pep SaulG-F7125.4.347.000.7530.00.02.22.00.00.00.02.16.4
Dick SchnittkerF7114.6.397.000.6520.00.02.50.80.00.00.02.54.6
Jim HolsteinF-G7016.5.306.000.5710.00.02.91.10.00.00.02.03.4
Totals639026.1.379.000.7350.00.048.517.60.00.00.025.079.5

Postseason - Player Totals:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMinFGAFGM3PA3PMFTAFTMOffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC13424190879678001712500056252
Jim PollardF-C-G13543155566048001104100027160
Clyde LovelletteC-F1326512054582800126700037136
Vern MikkelsenF-C1337511151363100731700052133
Slater MartinG1353311237705200296000052126
Whitey SkoogG134021074221120047230006096
Pep SaulG-F13227511834250027140002761
Jim HolsteinF-G13188491523160035110002846
Dick SchnittkerF1316332112012002150003234
Totals1170312092737100418302006392030003711044

Postseason - Player Averages Per Game:

ShootingRebounds
PlayerPosGPGSMPGFG%3P%FT%OffDefTotAstStlBlkTOPFPts
George MikanC1332.6.458.000.8130.00.013.21.90.00.00.04.319.4
Jim PollardF-C-G1341.8.361.000.8000.00.08.53.20.00.00.02.112.3
Clyde LovelletteC-F1320.4.450.000.4830.00.09.70.50.00.00.02.810.5
Vern MikkelsenF-C1328.8.460.000.8610.00.05.61.30.00.00.04.010.2
Slater MartinG1341.0.330.000.7430.00.02.24.60.00.00.04.09.7
Whitey SkoogG1330.9.393.000.5710.00.03.61.80.00.00.04.67.4
Pep SaulG-F1317.5.353.000.7350.00.02.11.10.00.00.02.14.7
Jim HolsteinF-G1314.5.306.000.6960.00.02.70.80.00.00.02.23.5
Dick SchnittkerF1312.5.344.000.6000.00.01.60.40.00.00.02.52.6
Totals117026.7.400.000.7220.00.049.215.60.00.00.028.580.3