1938–39 National Hurling League
|Dates||October 1938 – 30 April 1939|
|Winners||Dublin (2nd win)|
|Captain||Mick Gill, Junior|
The National Hurling League featured three groups of teams - Group A, Group B and Group C. Waterford remained unbeaten in Group A, after recording three wins and one draw. In Group B Dublin had four wins from their four games. Group C only contained three teams, with Wexford winning both and topping the group. Dublin received a bye into the final, while Waterford defeated Wexford in a lone semi-final. Dublin won the subsequent final.
|1||Waterford||4||3||1||0||7||National League runners-up|
|1||Dublin||4||4||0||0||8||National League champions|