Minneapolis Lakers 1948-49 NBA Championship Summary

Summary of the Minneapolis Lakers 1948=1949 Championship including the basic data about the regular season and playoffs and links to more detailed information.

1949 Playoffs Summary

Finals Series Playoff Record Finals MVP More:
Minneapolis Lakers
Washington Capitols
8 - 2
vs. Stags 2-0
vs. Royals 2-0
vs. Capitals 4-2
No Finals MVP yet Playoff Brackets
Playoffs Game Log

1948-49 Regular Season Summary

NBA Best Record Lakers Record Lakers Streaks Final Standings
Rochester Royals
Los Angeles Lakers
Best: won 10
Worst: lost 2
2nd in Western Division
Scoring Leader Rebounds Leader Assists Leader More:
Lakers and NBA:
George Mikan
Minneapolis Lakers
1698 points (28.3 ppg)
There were no rebound stats this season Lakers:
George Mikan
218 assists (3.6 apg)
Bob Davies
Rochester Royals
321 assists
Season Game Log
All-NBA 1st Team Rookie of the Year All-Star MVP Season MVP
George Mikan
Joe Fulks
Bob Davies
Max Zaslofsky
Jim Pollard
No ROY award yet. No All-Star Game yet. No Season MVP yet.