Minneapolis 81, Syracuse 67

April 4, 1954

NBA Finals - Minneapolis wins 4-3

Oncenter War Memorial Arena (Syracuse, New York)

Attendance: N/A

Officials: N/A

Team Rebounds: Minneapolis (0) Syracuse (0)

Technicals: Minneapolis (0) Syracuse (0)

  1 2 3 4 Final
MIN (46-26) 24 14 20 23 81
SYR (42-30) 16 17 11 23 67

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 24 337.0 278.8
SYR 24 278.8 337.0

Minneapolis Lakers

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Jim Holstein Played SF 0-0 1-1 -0.9 0 3 1
- Clyde Lovellette Played C 3-0 3-3 7.4 0 1 9
- Slater Martin Played PG 3-0 4-8 4.5 0 5 10
- George Mikan Played C 11-0 8-9 25.1 0 3 30
- Vern Mikkelsen Played SF 7-0 0-0 11.5 0 5 14
- Jim Pollard Played SF 2-0 4-4 5.5 0 2 8
- Pep Saul Played SG 4-0 0-1 6.6 0 2 8
- Dick Schnittker Played PF 0-0 0-0 -2.0 0 4 0
- Whitey Skoog Played PG 0-0 1-1 -1.4 0 4 1
  Team                
        30-0 21-27 56.4 0 29 81
        0% 77.8%        

Syracuse Nationals

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Bill Gabor Played SG 1-0 1-3 0.4 0 3 3
- Billy Kenville Played PG 3-0 5-8 6.5 0 3 11
- Bob Lavoy Played SF 6-0 6-6 13.2 0 5 18
- Earl Lloyd Played SF 2-0 0-1 1.6 0 4 4
- Al Masino Played PG 0-0 0-0 -0.5 0 1 0
- Jim Neal Played C 0-0 1-1 0.6 0 0 1
- Wally Osterkorn Played PF 6-0 2-5 10.6 0 3 14
- Dolph Schayes Played PF 0-0 4-4 2.0 0 1 4
- Paul Seymour Played SG 3-0 6-9 7.1 0 3 12
  Team                
        21-0 25-37 41.6 0 23 67
        0% 67.6%