1952 NBA Finals

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1952 NBA Finals
Team Coach Wins
Minneapolis Lakers John Kundla 4
New York Knickerbockers Joe Lapchick 3
Dates: April 12−25
Radio network: WLOL (MNL)
WMGM (NYK)
Eastern Finals: Knickerbockers defeated Nationals, 3−1
Western Finals: Lakers defeated Royals, 3−1
NBA Finals

Series Summary[edit]

This series marked the start of the Lakers first dynasty from 1952 to 1954. Lakers won 4−3.

Game Date Home Team Result Road Team
Game 1 April 9 Minneapolis Lakers 83−79 (OT) (1−0) New York Knicks
Game 2 April 13 Minneapolis Lakers 72−80 (1−1) New York Knicks
Game 3 April 16 New York Knicks 77−82 (1−2) Minneapolis Lakers
Game 4 April 18 New York Knicks 90−89 (OT) (2−2) Minneapolis Lakers
Game 5 April 20 Minneapolis Lakers 102−89 (3−2) New York Knicks
Game 6 April 23 New York Knicks 76−68 (3−3) Minneapolis Lakers
Game 7 April 25 Minneapolis Lakers 82−65 (4−3) New York Knicks

Lakers win series 4−3

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