The 1948–49 NBA season was the Warriors' 3rd season in the NBA.
Main article: 1948 NBA Draft
- x – clinched playoff spot
East Division Semifinals
(1) Washington Capitols vs. (4) Philadelphia Warriors: Capitols win series 2-0
- Game 1 @ Washington: Washington 92, Philadelphia 70
- Game 2 @ Philadelphia: Washington 80, Philadelphia 78
Last Playoff Meeting: This is the first meeting between the Capitols and Warriors.
Awards and records