1949-1950 Minneapolis Lakers Schedule

NBA Playoffs - NBA Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Syracuse Leaders PPP
Apr 8, 1950
@
Syracuse
W, 66 - 68 State Fair Coliseum
NBA Finals
1-0 PTS: 37. George Mikan
PTS: 13. G. Ratkovicz
266.6 - 385.7
Apr 9, 1950
@
Syracuse
L, 91 - 85 State Fair Coliseum
NBA Finals
1-1 PTS: 32. George Mikan
PTS: 17. G. Ratkovicz
486.0 - 529.6
Apr 14, 1950
v.
Syracuse
W, 91 - 77
NBA Finals
2-1 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 25. J. Macknowski
300.1 - 214.3
Apr 16, 1950
v.
Syracuse
W, 77 - 69
NBA Finals
3-1 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Alex Hannum
311.7 - 206.4
Apr 20, 1950
@
Syracuse
L, 83 - 76 State Fair Coliseum
NBA Finals
3-2 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 12. J. Macknowski
498.4 - 591.9
Apr 23, 1950
v.
Syracuse
W, 110 - 95 Minneapolis Auditorium
NBA Finals
4-2 PTS: 40. George Mikan
PTS: 17. J. Macknowski
303.4 - 198.6

NBA Playoffs - Division Tiebreaker

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Rochester Leaders PPP
Mar 21, 1950
@
Rochester
W, 76 - 78 Edgerton Park Arena
Division Tiebreaker
1-0 N/A N/A 0.0 - 0.0

NBA Playoffs - Division Semifinals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Chicago Leaders PPP
Mar 22, 1950
v.
Chicago
W, 85 - 75 Minneapolis Auditorium
Division Semifinals
1-0 PTS: 30. George Mikan
PTS: 17. L. Barnhorst
611.1 - 539.2
Mar 25, 1950
@
Chicago
W, 67 - 75 Chicago Stadium
Division Semifinals
2-0 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 31. M. Zaslofsky
291.6 - 326.4

NBA Playoffs - Division Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Fort Wayne Leaders PPP
Mar 27, 1950
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 93 - 79 Minneapolis Auditorium
Division Finals
1-0 PTS: 24. George Mikan
PTS: 20. Fred Schaus
266.8 - 226.7
Mar 28, 1950
@
Fort Wayne
W, 82 - 89 North Side High School Gym
Division Finals
2-0 PTS: 37. George Mikan
PTS: 33. Fred Schaus
282.3 - 306.4

NBA Playoffs - Semifinals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Anderson Leaders PPP
Apr 5, 1950
v.
Anderson
W, 75 - 50 Minneapolis Auditorium
Semifinals
1-0 PTS: 26. George Mikan
PTS: 12. Bill Closs
302.7 - 201.8
Apr 6, 1950
@
Anderson
W, 71 - 90
Semifinals
2-0 PTS: 32. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Bill Closs
530.8 - 672.9

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Minneapolis Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Nov 2, 1949
@
Philadelphia
W, 69 - 81
Regular Season
1-0 PTS: 30. Jim Pollard
PTS: 20. Joe Fulks
298.6 - 350.6
Nov 5, 1949
@
Baltimore
W, 77 - 92
Regular Season
2-0 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Paul Hoffman
289.0 - 345.3
Nov 8, 1949
@
Washington
W, 66 - 68
Regular Season
3-0 PTS: 21. Jim Pollard
PTS: 19. Jack Nichols
287.3 - 296.0
Nov 10, 1949
@
Boston
W, 84 - 98
Regular Season
4-0 PTS: 37. George Mikan
PTS: 18. G. Kaftan
302.4 - 352.8
Nov 12, 1949
@
Chicago
L, 86 - 79
Regular Season
4-1 PTS: 30. George Mikan
PTS: 25. Odie Spears
554.3 - 509.2
Nov 16, 1949
v.
St. Louis
W, 94 - 71
Regular Season
5-1 PTS: 20. H. Schaefer
PTS: 16. B. Smawley
280.4 - 211.8
Nov 17, 1949
@
St. Louis
L, 78 - 65
Regular Season
5-2 PTS: 17. George Mikan
PTS: 24. Red Rocha
331.8 - 276.5
Nov 19, 1949
@
Anderson
L, 83 - 80
Regular Season
5-3 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 17. Bill Closs
265.6 - 256.0
Nov 20, 1949
v.
Indianapolis
W, 121 - 95
Regular Season
6-3 PTS: 29. George Mikan
PTS: 24. Ralph Beard
294.5 - 231.3
Nov 23, 1949
v.
Baltimore
W, 84 - 71
Regular Season
7-3 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 19. Paul Hoffman
295.9 - 250.1
Nov 25, 1949
@
Denver
W, 81 - 101
Regular Season
8-3 PTS: 29. George Mikan
PTS: 29. K. Sailors
288.8 - 360.1
Nov 27, 1949
v.
Chicago
L, 82 - 96
Regular Season
8-4 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 23. M. Zaslofsky
314.8 - 368.5
Nov 30, 1949
v.
New York
W, 102 - 92
Regular Season
9-4 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 20. H. Gallatin
289.2 - 260.8
Dec 1, 1949
@
Indianapolis
L, 86 - 68
Regular Season
9-5 PTS: 33. George Mikan
PTS: 38. Alex Groza
326.7 - 258.4
Dec 3, 1949
@
Chicago
W, 80 - 91
Regular Season
10-5 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 21. M. Zaslofsky
336.5 - 382.8
Dec 4, 1949
v.
Rochester
W, 95 - 80
Regular Season
11-5 PTS: 27. George Mikan
PTS: 15. Andy Duncan
285.1 - 240.1
Dec 7, 1949
v.
Washington
W, 93 - 76
Regular Season
12-5 PTS: 35. George Mikan
PTS: 16. B. McKinney
301.4 - 246.3
Dec 8, 1949
@
Fort Wayne
L, 87 - 66
Regular Season
12-6 PTS: 27. George Mikan
PTS: 26. Fred Schaus
291.5 - 221.1
Dec 10, 1949
@
Denver
W, 76 - 89
Regular Season
13-6 PTS: 31. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Bob Brown
279.6 - 327.4
Dec 11, 1949
v.
Philadelphia
W, 90 - 81
Regular Season
14-6 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 19. Vern Gardner
291.6 - 262.5
Dec 14, 1949
@
New York
L, 94 - 84
Regular Season
14-7 PTS: 38. George Mikan
PTS: 26. Carl Braun
335.8 - 300.1
Dec 15, 1949
@
Baltimore
L, 87 - 68
Regular Season
14-8 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 21. Ed Sadowski
319.1 - 249.4
Dec 18, 1949
v.
Boston
W, 77 - 72
Regular Season
15-8 PTS: 24. George Mikan
PTS: 18. S. Hertzberg
275.9 - 258.0
Dec 20, 1949
@
Rochester
L, 87 - 62
Regular Season
15-9 PTS: 26. George Mikan
PTS: 15. A. Johnson
285.7 - 203.6
Dec 21, 1949
@
Washington
W, 61 - 75
Regular Season
16-9 PTS: 21. George Mikan
PTS: 22. Jack Nichols
305.4 - 375.5
Dec 22, 1949
@
Boston
L, 87 - 69
Regular Season
16-10 PTS: 21. George Mikan
PTS: 26. Tony Lavelli
313.9 - 248.9
Dec 25, 1949
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 72 - 58
Regular Season
17-10 PTS: 22. George Mikan
PTS: 13. C. Black
264.4 - 213.0
Dec 26, 1949
@
Tri-Cities
W, 76 - 78
Regular Season
18-10 PTS: 22. George Mikan
PTS: 14. D. Eddleman
263.5 - 270.5
Dec 28, 1949
v.
Baltimore
W, 88 - 77
Regular Season
19-10 PTS: 24. Jim Pollard
PTS: 19. Walt Budko
293.4 - 256.8
Dec 31, 1949
@
Waterloo
W, 68 - 86
Regular Season
20-10 PTS: 35. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Leo Kubiak
291.7 - 368.9
Jan 1, 1950
v.
Anderson
W, 87 - 75
Regular Season
21-10 PTS: 38. George Mikan
PTS: 30. F. Brian
310.1 - 267.3
Jan 4, 1950
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 91 - 75
Regular Season
22-10 PTS: 22. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Fred Schaus
295.6 - 243.6
Jan 5, 1950
@
Sheboygan
L, 85 - 82
Regular Season
22-11 PTS: 42. George Mikan
PTS: 23. Max Morris
308.1 - 297.2
Jan 8, 1950
v.
Boston
W, 85 - 80
Regular Season
23-11 PTS: 30. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Bob Kinney
300.9 - 283.2
Jan 11, 1950
v.
Syracuse
W, 98 - 88
Regular Season
24-11 PTS: 27. George Mikan
PTS: 19. Al Cervi
286.0 - 256.9
Jan 12, 1950
@
St. Louis
W, 73 - 89
Regular Season
25-11 PTS: 31. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 22. Ed Macauley
282.5 - 344.4
Jan 14, 1950
@
Rochester
L, 83 - 77
Regular Season
25-12 PTS: 51. George Mikan
PTS: 17. Bobby Wanzer
307.6 - 285.4
Jan 15, 1950
v.
Rochester
W, 85 - 73
Regular Season
26-12 PTS: 25. George Mikan
PTS: 13. Andy Duncan
301.6 - 259.0
Jan 17, 1950
@
Boston
W, 79 - 105
Regular Season
27-12 PTS: 22. George Mikan
PTS: 16. G. Kaftan
290.6 - 386.2
Jan 18, 1950
@
Washington
W, 68 - 76
Regular Season
28-12 PTS: 23. George Mikan
PTS: 22. Jack Nichols
290.9 - 325.1
Jan 19, 1950
@
New York
W, 83 - 94
Regular Season
29-12 PTS: 31. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Carl Braun
307.5 - 348.3
Jan 20, 1950
@
Philadelphia
L, 90 - 89
Regular Season
29-13 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 21. Vern Gardner
297.5 - 294.2
Jan 22, 1950
v.
Chicago
W, 103 - 75
Regular Season
30-13 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 15. Odie Spears
319.3 - 232.5
Jan 24, 1950
@
Chicago
W, 68 - 80
Regular Season
31-13 PTS: 40. George Mikan
PTS: 22. M. Zaslofsky
308.5 - 363.0
Jan 25, 1950
v.
St. Louis
W, 85 - 78
Regular Season
32-13 PTS: 23. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Red Rocha
300.9 - 276.1
Jan 29, 1950
v.
Washington
W, 88 - 60
Regular Season
33-13 PTS: 31. George Mikan
PTS: 13. Fred Scolari
309.3 - 210.9
Feb 1, 1950
v.
New York
W, 96 - 81
Regular Season
34-13 PTS: 35. George Mikan
PTS: 19. H. Donovan
289.2 - 244.0
Feb 2, 1950
@
Fort Wayne
W, 78 - 79
Regular Season
35-13 PTS: 21. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 16. B. Harris
269.8 - 273.3
Feb 5, 1950
v.
Philadelphia
W, 100 - 67
Regular Season
36-13 PTS: 23. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Leo Mogus
312.5 - 209.4
Feb 9, 1950
v.
Washington
W, 71 - 59
Regular Season
37-13 PTS: 15. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 15. Bob Feerick
297.8 - 247.4
Feb 12, 1950
v.
Boston
W, 88 - 70
Regular Season
38-13 PTS: 29. Jim Pollard
PTS: 22. S. Hertzberg
354.0 - 281.6
Feb 15, 1950
v.
Rochester
W, 92 - 70
Regular Season
39-13 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 16. Red Holzman
308.8 - 234.9
Feb 16, 1950
@
St. Louis
W, 71 - 72
Regular Season
40-13 PTS: 25. Jim Pollard
PTS: 17. B. Smawley
291.2 - 295.3
Feb 17, 1950
v.
Waterloo
W, 80 - 74
Regular Season
41-13 PTS: 20. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 15. Johnny Payak
295.0 - 272.9
Feb 19, 1950
v.
Chicago
W, 96 - 83
Regular Season
42-13 PTS: 33. George Mikan
PTS: 17. M. Zaslofsky
303.2 - 262.1
Feb 22, 1950
v.
St. Louis
W, 100 - 57
Regular Season
43-13 PTS: 28. George Mikan
PTS: 11. Johnny Logan
301.2 - 171.7
Feb 25, 1950
@
Rochester
L, 66 - 64
Regular Season
43-14 PTS: 39. George Mikan
PTS: 14. Bill Calhoun
298.5 - 289.5
Feb 26, 1950
v.
Tri-Cities
W, 80 - 66
Regular Season
44-14 PTS: 30. George Mikan
PTS: 13. Murray Wier
300.1 - 247.6
Feb 28, 1950
v.
Fort Wayne
W, 71 - 65
Regular Season
45-14 PTS: 19. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 14. Fred Schaus
312.7 - 286.3
Mar 2, 1950
@
Baltimore
W, 68 - 88
Regular Season
46-14 PTS: 24. George Mikan
PTS: 15. Paul Hoffman
266.6 - 345.0
Mar 3, 1950
@
Philadelphia
L, 66 - 61
Regular Season
46-15 PTS: 21. George Mikan
PTS: 14. G. Senesky
329.3 - 313.9
Mar 4, 1950
@
New York
W, 75 - 84
Regular Season
47-15 PTS: 23. Jim Pollard
PTS: 22. Carl Braun
266.8 - 298.8
Mar 5, 1950
@
Syracuse
L, 84 - 75
Regular Season
47-16 PTS: 29. George Mikan
PTS: 28. D. Schayes
324.2 - 289.5
Mar 7, 1950
v.
Sheboygan
W, 90 - 73
Regular Season
48-16 PTS: 19. V. Mikkelsen
PTS: 23. N. Jorgensen
270.1 - 219.1
Mar 8, 1950
v.
Philadelphia
W, 68 - 65
Regular Season
49-16 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 18. Leo Mogus
296.9 - 283.8
Mar 12, 1950
v.
New York
W, 87 - 66
Regular Season
50-16 PTS: 32. George Mikan
PTS: 17. Carl Braun
273.6 - 207.6
Mar 15, 1950
v.
Baltimore
W, 96 - 62
Regular Season
51-16 PTS: 34. George Mikan
PTS: 11. J. Ezersky
332.6 - 214.8
Mar 19, 1950
@
Fort Wayne
L, 69 - 67
Regular Season
51-17 PTS: 30. George Mikan
PTS: 12. B. Carpenter
267.0 - 259.2