New York 96, Minneapolis 88

April 4, 1953

NBA Finals - Minneapolis wins 4-1

Minneapolis Auditorium (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Attendance: N/A

Officials: N/A

Team Rebounds: New York (0) Minneapolis (0)

Technicals: New York (0) Minneapolis (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
NYK (47-23) 19 24 23 30 96
MIN (49-21) 18 29 20 21 88

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
NYK 34 285.2 261.5
MIN 34 261.5 285.2

New York Knicks

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Vince Boryla Played SF 2-0 3-3 4.9 0 2 7
- Carl Braun Played SG 6-0 9-9 15.1 0 5 21
- Nat Clifton Played PF 5-0 4-7 8.9 0 5 14
- Harry Gallatin Played PF 6-0 10-13 16.6 0 1 22
- Al McGuire Played PG 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0 1 0
- Dick McGuire Played PG 2-0 5-7 5.4 0 2 9
- Connie Simmons Played PF 2-0 2-4 2.0 0 5 6
- Ernie Vandeweghe Played PG 7-0 3-4 13.5 0 4 17
  Team                
        30-0 36-47 65.9 0 25 96
        0% 76.6%        

Minneapolis Lakers

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Bob Harrison Played PG 1-0 0-2 -1.8 0 6 2
- Lew Hitch Played PF 2-0 2-2 5.2 0 0 6
- Jim Holstein Played SF 0-0 0-1 -2.4 0 4 0
- Slater Martin Played PG 5-0 0-0 8.0 0 4 10
- George Mikan Played C 6-0 13-15 16.4 0 6 25
- Vern Mikkelsen Played SF 8-0 1-1 13.6 0 6 17
- Jim Pollard Played SF 7-0 4-7 14.4 0 2 18
- Pep Saul Played SG 3-0 1-2 5.8 0 1 7
- Whitey Skoog Played PG 1-0 1-3 -1.1 0 6 3
  Team                
        33-0 22-33 58.1 0 35 88
        0% 66.7%