NBA Games Played on December 17, 1961

Dec 17, 1961

2 NBA Games

LA Lakers 122
Detroit 116  
LA Lakers  28322339
Detroit  30253130
PTS J. West-LAL 47
Boston 117
New York 109  
Boston  33351732
New York  31263121
PTS S. Jones-BOS 30

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Team W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Eastern Division
Boston Celtics*233.885120.1108.7
Philadelphia Warriors*1812.6007.0126.0120.0
Syracuse Nationals*1218.40013.0118.6120.0
New York Knicks822.26717.0108.7117.8
Western Division
Los Angeles Lakers*249.727120.5117.5
Cincinnati Royals*1813.5815.0123.3119.5
Detroit Pistons*1215.4449.0117.1118.2
St. Louis Hawks1119.36711.5118.2119.8
Chicago Packers621.22215.0110.0121.0
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.