1955-56 National Basketball Association Standings

1955-56 National Basketball Association Teams, Rosters and Statistics
1955-56 National Basketball Association Statistical Leaders

Postseason

Division Tiebreaker - Syracuse Nationals over New York Knicks 1-0
Division Tiebreaker - Minneapolis Lakers over St. Louis Hawks 1-0
Division Semifinals - Syracuse Nationals over Boston Celtics 2-1
Division Semifinals - St. Louis Hawks over Minneapolis Lakers 2-1
Division Finals - Philadelphia Warriors over Syracuse Nationals 3-2
Division Finals - Fort Wayne Pistons over St. Louis Hawks 3-2
Finals - Philadelphia Warriors over Fort Wayne Pistons 4-1

1955-56 NBA Regular Season Standings

TeamWLPctPFPA
Eastern Division
Philadelphia Warriors4527.62574247117Won NBA championship
Boston Celtics3933.54276327585Lost division semifinals
New York Knicks3537.48672127242Lost division tie
Syracuse Nationals3537.48669766975Lost division finals
Western Division
Fort Wayne Pistons3735.51467946743Lost finals
Minneapolis Lakers3339.45871487212Lost division semifinals
St. Louis Hawks3339.45869537059Lost division finals
Rochester Royals3141.43169007106