Fun Fact Friday

2 03 2012

In the pre-shot clock era, the lowest scoring NBA game took place in 1950 when the Fort Wayne Pistons beat the Minneapolis Lakers, 19-18. Once the league implemented the shot clock, the lowest scoring game came in 1955 when the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Hawks, 62-57. The highest scoring NBA game in regulation came in 1990 when the Golden State Warriors beat the Denver Nuggets, 162-158. Including overtime, the highest scoring game took place in 1983 when the Detroit Pistons beat the Denver Nuggets, 186-184 (3OT).

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One response

3 03 2012

Those are some crazy scores, 19-18 is just unbelievable, as is the 186-184 scoreline.

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