1965–66 St. Louis Hawks season

The 1965–66 NBA season was the Hawks' 17th season in the NBA and 11th season in St. Louis.[1]

1965–66 St. Louis Hawks season
Head coachRichie Guerin
ArenaKiel Auditorium
Results
Record36–44 (.450)
PlaceDivision: 3rd (Western)
Playoff finishWest Division Finals
(Eliminated 3–4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
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Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

Western Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Los Angeles Lakers 45 35 .563 28–11 13–21 4–3 29–11
x-Baltimore Bullets 38 42 .475 7 29–9 4–25 5–8 20–20
x-St. Louis Hawks 36 44 .450 9 22–10 6–22 8–12 19–21
San Francisco Warriors 35 45 .438 10 12–14 8–19 15–12 21–19
Detroit Pistons 22 58 .275 23 13–17 4–22 5–19 11–29

Record vs. opponentsEdit

1965–66 NBA records
Team BAL BOS CIN DET LAL NYK PHI SFW STL
Baltimore 3–7 3–7 5–5 4–6 7–3 5–5 4–6 7–3
Boston 7–3 5–5 6–4 7–3 10–0 4–6 8–2 7–3
Cincinnati 7–3 5–5 8–2 4–6 7–3 4–6 5–5 5–5
Detroit 5–5 4–6 2–8 2–8 2–8 3–7 2–8 2–8
Los Angeles 6–4 3–7 6–4 8–2 5–5 2–8 7–3 8–2
New York 3–7 0–10 3–7 8–2 5–5 2–8 5–5 4–6
Philadelphia 5–5 6–4 6–4 7–3 8–2 8–2 8–2 7–3
San Francisco 6–4 2–8 5–5 8–2 3–7 5–5 2–8 4–6
St. Louis 3–7 3–7 5–5 8–2 2–8 6–4 3–7 6–4

PlayoffsEdit

West Division SemifinalsEdit

(2) Baltimore Bullets vs. (3) St. Louis Hawks: Hawks win series 3-0

  • Game 1 @ Baltimore: St. Louis 113, Baltimore 111
  • Game 2 @ Baltimore: St. Louis 105, Baltimore 100
  • Game 3 @ St. Louis: St. Louis 121, Baltimore 112

West Division FinalsEdit

(1) Los Angeles Lakers vs. (3) St. Louis Hawks: Lakers win series 4-3

  • Game 1 @ Los Angeles: Los Angeles 129, St. Louis 106
  • Game 2 @ Los Angeles: Los Angeles 125, St. Louis 116
  • Game 3 @ St. Louis: St. Louis 120, Los Angeles 113
  • Game 4 @ St. Louis: Los Angeles 107, St. Louis 95
  • Game 5 @ Los Angeles: St. Louis 112, Los Angeles 100
  • Game 6 @ St. Louis: St. Louis 131, Los Angeles 127
  • Game 7 @ Los Angeles: Los Angeles 130, St. Louis 121

ReferencesEdit