1961 Detroit Pistons: Season and Playoffs

NBA Teams: 1960-61 Pistons regular season and Playoffs performances with records, stats, awards, players and more.

1961 Detroit Pistons Summary

NBA Playoffs

Playoff Performance
Lost Western Division Semis
Playoff Record: 2-3 (.400)
Playoffs Series
Pistons 2-3 Lakers
Players Used
10 players
(at least 1 game)

NBA Regular Season

Season Record
34-45 (.430)
Standings
3º in Western Division
Players Used
12 players
(at least 1 game)
Longest Streaks
Winning Streak: 7 games
Losing Streak: 7 games
Win / Loss Progression
W :  / L :

1
79

Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points:
23.6 ppg
Rebounds:
14.4 rpg
Assists:
6.8 apg
Steals:
n/a this year
Blocks:
n/a this year

NBA Playoffs

Points:
20.2 ppg
Rebounds:
12.6 rpg
Assists:
4.4 apg
Steals:
n/a this year
Blocks:
n/a this year

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: Gene Shue
NBA Leaders
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats G ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 79 - - 73.6 23.6 - - - 27.3 118.6 121.0
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 44.1 105.8 .417 - - - 30.5 41.0 .743

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NBA Playoffs

Stats G ORb DRb TRb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 5 - - 65.4 26.2 - - - 28.8 117.4 122.2
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 43.6 107.2 .407 - - - 30.2 40.4 .748

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