1963 NBA Finals

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1963 NBA Finals
Team Coach Wins
Boston Celtics Red Auerbach 4
Los Angeles Lakers Fred Schaus 2
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Eastern Finals: Celtics defeat Royals, 4-3
Western Finals: Lakers defeat Hawks, 4-3
NBA Finals

The 1963 NBA Finals was the championship series of the 1962-63 National Basketball Association season, and was the conclusion of the 1963 NBA Playoffs. The best-of-seven series was played between the Western Conference champion Los Angeles Lakers and the Eastern Conference champion Boston Celtics. This was the Celtics' 7th straight trip to the championship series, and they won the series over the Lakers, 4-2.

Series summary

Game Date Home Team Result Road Team
Game 1 April 14 Boston Celtics 117-114 (1-0) Los Angeles Lakers
Game 2 April 16 Boston Celtics 113-106 (2-0) Los Angeles Lakers
Game 3 April 17 Los Angeles Lakers 119-99 (1-2) Boston Celtics
Game 4 April 19 Los Angeles Lakers 105-108 (1-3) Boston Celtics
Game 5 April 21 Boston Celtics 119-126 (3-2) Los Angeles Lakers
Game 6 April 24 Los Angeles Lakers 109-112 (2-4) Boston Celtics

Celtics win series 4-2

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