1972 Boston Celtics: Season and Playoffs

NBA Teams: 1971-72 Celtics regular season and Playoffs performances with records, stats, awards, players and more.

1972 Boston Celtics Summary

NBA Playoffs

Playoff Performance
Lost Eastern Conference Finals
Playoff Record: 5-6 (.455)
Playoffs Series
Celtics 4-2 Hawks
Celtics 1-4 Knicks
Players Used
12 players
(at least 1 game)

NBA Regular Season

Season Record
56-26 (.683)
Standings
1º in Eastern Conference
1º in Atlantic Division
Players Used
12 players
(at least 1 game)
Longest Streaks
Winning Streak: 10 games
Losing Streak: 4 games
Win / Loss Progression
W :  / L :

1
82

Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points:
27.5 ppg
Rebounds:
15.2 rpg
Assists:
7.5 apg
Steals:
n/a this year
Blocks:
n/a this year

NBA Playoffs

Points:
27.4 ppg
Rebounds:
13.8 rpg
Assists:
6.4 apg
Steals:
n/a this year
Blocks:
n/a this year

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Don Chaney
NBA Leaders
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats G ORb DRb Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 82 - - 54.4 27.2 - - - 24.8 115.6 110.8
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 46.6 102.8 .453 - - - 22.4 28.9 .777

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NBA Playoffs

Stats G ORb DRb Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Team
Pts
Opp
Per Game 11 - - 50.3 23.0 - - - 26.6 112.9 112.4
Shooting
Details
FGM FGA  % 3PM 3PA  % FTM FT  %
Per Game 44.1 94.1 .469 - - - 24.7 31.7 .779

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