NBA 1958 Final: St. Louis Hawks touch the ring of glory

por Roberto Anidos publicado en 1958 Boston Celtics Decade 50 NBA St. Louis Hawks

In the 1958 NBA, the championship went to the St. Louis Hawks, defeating the Boston Celtics in the final by a solvent (4-2). Bob Pettit and Cliff Hagan made the difference throughout the series

St. Louis Hawks
*McMahon – 8.3p, 4.2a, 3.3r
*Coleman – 8.0p, 5.0r, 2.0a
*Martin – 12.2p, 4.5r, 3.3a
*Hagan – 25.2p, 9.7r, 3.5a
*Pettit – 29.3p, 17.0r, 2.2a
Share – 6.2p, 6.0r, 1.5a.
Macauley – 5.8p, 6.3r, 1.3a
Wilfong – 4.0p, 2.0r, 1.5a
Davis – 4.4p, 2.8r. (5)
Park – 4.2p, 2.4r, 1.4a. (5)

Boston Celtics
*Cousy – 18.7p, 7.7a, 6.3r
*Sharman – 21.3p, 4.5r, 1.8a
*Ramsey – 19.7p, 8.5r, 1.0a
*Heinsohn – 16.3p, 10.7r, 1.7a
*Russell – 14.5p, 19.3r, 2.3a. (4)
Tsioropoulos – 7.7p, 6.5r, 1.2a
Risen – 5.8p, 7.8r, 1.2a
Nichols – 5.3p, 4.0r
Jones – 5.8p, 4.0r. (5)
Phillip – 1.6p, 1.2r. (5)

To get to the final they beat…
St. Louis Hawks – Detroit Pistons (4-1)
Boston Celtics – Philadelphia Warriors (4-1)