Eastern Division

 WLPct. GB
Philadelphia Warriors 40 26 .606   -
Boston Celtics 39 30 .565   2.5
New York Knickerbockers 36 30 .545   4
Syracuse Nationals 32 34 .485   8
Baltimore Bullets 24 42 .364   16
Washington Capitols 10 25 .286   14.5

Western Division

 WLPct. GB
Minneapolis Lakers 44 24 .647   -
Rochester Royals 41 27 .603   3
Fort Wayne Pistons 32 36 .471   12
Indianapolis Olympians 31 37 .456   13
Tri-Cities Blackhawks 25 43 .368   19