Minneapolis 69, Syracuse 80

April 8, 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) 14 20 18 17 69
SYR (42-30) 18 18 21 23 80

Advanced Poss ORtg DRtg
MIN 27 251.4 291.5
SYR 27 291.5 251.4

Minneapolis Lakers

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Jim Holstein Played SF 1-0 0-0 0.5 0 3 2
- Clyde Lovellette Played C 3-0 1-3 5.4 0 1 7
- Slater Martin Played PG 0-0 4-4 0.5 0 4 4
- George Mikan Played C 4-0 4-4 8.5 0 4 12
- Vern Mikkelsen Played SF 5-0 2-2 9.8 0 3 12
- Jim Pollard Played SF 5-0 3-4 9.5 0 4 13
- Pep Saul Played SG 0-0 1-4 -2.0 0 3 1
- Dick Schnittker Played PF 1-0 0-1 0.1 0 3 2
- Whitey Skoog Played PG 8-0 0-2 13.2 0 4 16
  Team                
        27-0 15-24 45.5 0 29 69
        0% 62.5%        

Syracuse Nationals

# Player Status Pos FGM-A FTM-A FIC Ast PF PTS
- Bill Gabor Played SG 2-0 0-0 3.0 0 2 4
- Billy Kenville Played PG 3-0 6-6 7.8 0 4 12
- Bob Lavoy Played SF 4-0 6-8 10.0 0 2 14
- Earl Lloyd Played SF 3-0 0-1 4.6 0 2 6
- Al Masino Played PG 0-0 2-5 -0.4 0 1 2
- Jim Neal Played C 0-0 0-0 -1.0 0 2 0
- Wally Osterkorn Played PF 3-0 1-5 4.6 0 1 7
- Dolph Schayes Played PF 4-0 2-6 6.8 0 2 10
- Paul Seymour Played SG 8-0 9-10 20.8 0 1 25
  Team                
        27-0 26-41 56.1 0 17 80
        0% 63.4%