1957-58 Syracuse Nationals Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 41-31
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Eastern Division
Postseason: 1-2 Lost division semifinals
Division Semifinals - Lost to Philadelphia Warriors 2-1
Coach: Paul Seymour (41-31)
Location: Syracuse, New York
Attendance: 112,386, Avg. 3,625 in 31 home dates
1957-58 Syracuse Nationals Statistics
1957-58 Syracuse Nationals Roster

The Syracuse Nationals of the National Basketball Association ended the 1957-58 season with a record of 41 wins and 31 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Eastern Division. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

Syracuse scored 7,721 points and surrendered 7,564. Dolph Schayes scored a team-best 1,791 points for the Nationals and contributed 1,022 rebounds. Larry Costello dished out 317 assists for the squad.

Paul Seymour coached the team. The 1957-58 Syracuse Nationals lost in the division semifinals.

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Regular Season Points For: 7721
Regular Season Points Against: 7564

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 25, 1957 Philadelphia Warriors 85 at Syracuse Nationals 103 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
October 26, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 100 at Cincinnati Royals 110 L 1-0 0-1 1-1
November 1, 1957 Minneapolis Lakers 100 at Syracuse Nationals 113 W 2-0 0-1 2-1
November 2, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 83 at Boston Celtics 107 L 2-0 0-2 2-2
November 3, 1957 Boston Celtics 113 at Syracuse Nationals 95 L 2-1 0-2 2-3 at New York, NY
November 5, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 101 at St. Louis Hawks 115 L 2-1 0-3 2-4
November 8, 1957 New York Knicks 104 at Syracuse Nationals 99 L 2-2 0-3 2-5
November 14, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 97 at Philadelphia Warriors 94 W 2-2 1-3 3-5
November 15, 1957 St. Louis Hawks 86 at Syracuse Nationals 91 W 3-2 1-3 4-5
November 16, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 101 at St. Louis Hawks 118 L 3-2 1-4 4-6
November 17, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 110 at Minneapolis Lakers 98 W 3-2 2-4 5-6
November 22, 1957 Cincinnati Royals 102 at Syracuse Nationals 98 L 3-3 2-4 5-7
November 23, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 119 at New York Knicks 115 W 3-3 3-4 6-7
November 27, 1957 Philadelphia Warriors 87 at Syracuse Nationals 92 W 4-3 3-4 7-7
November 28, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 98 at Philadelphia Warriors 102 L 4-3 3-5 7-8
November 30, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 112 at Boston Celtics 118 L 4-3 3-6 7-9
December 1, 1957 Boston Celtics 109 at Syracuse Nationals 118 W 5-3 3-6 8-9
December 3, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 119 at Philadelphia Warriors 96 W 5-3 4-6 9-9 at New York, NY
December 6, 1957 Detroit Pistons 91 at Syracuse Nationals 118 W 6-3 4-6 10-9
December 7, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 113 at Minneapolis Lakers 121 L 6-3 4-7 10-10 at St Paul, MN
December 10, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 114 at Minneapolis Lakers 104 W 6-3 5-7 11-10 at Detroit, MI
December 11, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 95 at Minneapolis Lakers 110 L 6-3 5-8 11-11
December 14, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 104 at Cincinnati Royals 100 W 6-3 6-8 12-11 at Rochester, NY
December 15, 1957 Cincinnati Royals 83 at Syracuse Nationals 109 W 7-3 6-8 13-11
December 17, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 117 at New York Knicks 123 L 7-3 6-9 13-12
December 20, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 122 at Cincinnati Royals 113 W 7-3 7-9 14-12
December 21, 1957 St. Louis Hawks 146 at Syracuse Nationals 136 L 7-4 7-9 14-13 at Detroit, MI
December 22, 1957 Detroit Pistons 93 at Syracuse Nationals 119 W 8-4 7-9 15-13
December 25, 1957 New York Knicks 130 at Syracuse Nationals 134 W 9-4 7-9 16-13 OT
December 26, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 104 at Cincinnati Royals 100 W 9-4 8-9 17-13 at St Louis, MO
December 28, 1957 Syracuse Nationals 111 at Detroit Pistons 117 L 9-4 8-10 17-14
December 29, 1957 Philadelphia Warriors 97 at Syracuse Nationals 105 W 10-4 8-10 18-14
January 1, 1958 Minneapolis Lakers 109 at Syracuse Nationals 120 W 11-4 8-10 19-14
January 2, 1958 New York Knicks 131 at Syracuse Nationals 98 L 11-5 8-10 19-15 at Philadelphia, PA
January 4, 1958 Boston Celtics 106 at Syracuse Nationals 115 W 12-5 8-10 20-15
January 5, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 111 at Philadelphia Warriors 96 W 12-5 9-10 21-15
January 8, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 107 at Detroit Pistons 109 L 12-5 9-11 21-16
January 9, 1958 Minneapolis Lakers 122 at Syracuse Nationals 127 W 13-5 9-11 22-16
January 11, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 100 at Cincinnati Royals 105 L 13-5 9-12 22-17
January 12, 1958 Detroit Pistons 109 at Syracuse Nationals 135 W 14-5 9-12 23-17
January 16, 1958 St. Louis Hawks 96 at Syracuse Nationals 112 W 15-5 9-12 24-17
January 17, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 99 at Boston Celtics 120 L 15-5 9-13 24-18
January 18, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 120 at New York Knicks 123 L 15-5 9-14 24-19
January 19, 1958 New York Knicks 108 at Syracuse Nationals 112 W 16-5 9-14 25-19
January 22, 1958 Cincinnati Royals 115 at Syracuse Nationals 109 L 16-6 9-14 25-20
January 23, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 101 at Philadelphia Warriors 88 W 16-6 10-14 26-20 at Camden, NJ
January 25, 1958 Boston Celtics 100 at Syracuse Nationals 112 W 17-6 10-14 27-20
January 26, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 95 at Boston Celtics 118 L 17-6 10-15 27-21
January 28, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 110 at New York Knicks 102 W 17-6 11-15 28-21
January 30, 1958 Detroit Pistons 87 at Syracuse Nationals 83 L 17-7 11-15 28-22 at Philadelphia, PA
February 1, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 97 at Minneapolis Lakers 91 W 17-7 12-15 29-22
February 2, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 102 at St. Louis Hawks 100 W 17-7 13-15 30-22
February 4, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 113 at Detroit Pistons 118 L 17-7 13-16 30-23
February 7, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 105 at New York Knicks 102 W 17-7 14-16 31-23 at Boston, MA
February 8, 1958 St. Louis Hawks 103 at Syracuse Nationals 102 L 17-8 14-16 31-24
February 9, 1958 Boston Celtics 98 at Syracuse Nationals 123 W 18-8 14-16 32-24
February 11, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 84 at Boston Celtics 76 W 18-8 15-16 33-24 at Philadelphia, PA
February 12, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 101 at Boston Celtics 119 L 18-8 15-17 33-25
February 13, 1958 Philadelphia Warriors 98 at Syracuse Nationals 108 W 19-8 15-17 34-25
February 16, 1958 Cincinnati Royals 105 at Syracuse Nationals 113 W 20-8 15-17 35-25
February 18, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 98 at Detroit Pistons 120 L 20-8 15-18 35-26
February 19, 1958 New York Knicks 110 at Syracuse Nationals 116 W 21-8 15-18 36-26
February 20, 1958 Philadelphia Warriors 110 at Syracuse Nationals 97 L 21-9 15-18 36-27 at Boston, MA
February 22, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 112 at New York Knicks 115 L 21-9 15-19 36-28
February 23, 1958 St. Louis Hawks 92 at Syracuse Nationals 101 W 22-9 15-19 37-28
February 26, 1958 Minneapolis Lakers 90 at Syracuse Nationals 119 W 23-9 15-19 38-28
February 27, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 91 at Philadelphia Warriors 97 L 23-9 15-20 38-29
March 2, 1958 Boston Celtics 107 at Syracuse Nationals 100 L 23-10 15-20 38-30
March 5, 1958 New York Knicks 91 at Syracuse Nationals 102 W 24-10 15-20 39-30
March 7, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 100 at St. Louis Hawks 102 L 24-10 15-21 39-31
March 9, 1958 Detroit Pistons 90 at Syracuse Nationals 111 W 25-10 15-21 40-31
March 12, 1958 Philadelphia Warriors 99 at Syracuse Nationals 110 W 26-10 15-21 41-31
March 15, 1958 Philadelphia Warriors 82 at Syracuse Nationals 86 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
March 16, 1958 Syracuse Nationals 93 at Philadelphia Warriors 95 L 1-0 0-1 1-1
March 18, 1958 Philadelphia Warriors 101 at Syracuse Nationals 88 L 1-1 0-1 1-2


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