1973-74

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

NBA 1973-74 Regular Season and Playoffs Summary.

Information about the 1973-1974 NBA season, including champion, MVP awards, statistical leaders and other basic data.

Playoffs Summary

NBA Champion
1974 NBA Champion
Boston Celtics
1974 NBA Champion
NBA Finals
Boston Celtics
4 - 3
Milwaukee Bucks
Finals MVP
John Havlicek
Boston Celtics

Regular Season Summary

Best Record
Milwaukee Bucks
59-23 (.720)
Season MVP
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Milwaukee Bucks
Defensive Player
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Rookie of the Year
Ernie DiGregorio
Buffalo Braves
Coach of the Year
Ray Scott
Detroit Pistons
All-Star Game MVP
Bob Lanier
Detroit Pistons
Most Improved Player
-
6th Man of the Year
-
Scoring Leader
Bob McAdoo
Buffalo Braves
30.6 points per game
Rebounds Leader
Elvin Hayes
Capital Bullets
18.1 rebounds per game
Assists Leader
Ernie DiGregorio
Buffalo Braves
8.2 assists per game
Steals Leader
Larry Steele
Portland Trail Blazers
2.7 steals per game
Blocks Leader
Elmore Smith
Los Angeles Lakers
4.9 blocks per game
All-NBA 3rd Team
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All-Rookie 2nd Team
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