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The 1949 BAA Playoffs was the postseason of the Basketball Association of America's 1948–49 season. Basketball Association of America (BAA) would eventually become the National Basketball Association (NBA). The tournament concluded with the Western Conference champion Minneapolis Lakers defeating the Eastern Conference champion Washington Capitols, four games to two in the BAA Finals.


  Division Semifinals Division Finals NBA Finals
  1  Rochester 2  
4  St. Louis 0  
  1  Rochester 0  
Western Division
    2  Minneapolis 2  
3  Chicago 0
  2  Minneapolis 2  
    W2  Minneapolis 4
  E1  Washington 2
  1  Washington 2  
4  Philadelphia 0  
1  Washington 2
Eastern Division
    2  New York 1  
3  Baltimore 1
  2  New York 2  

Postseason appearance streaks (including 1949 NBA Playoffs)

  • Baltimore - 2nd consecutive playoff season
  • Chicago - 3rd consecutive playoff season
  • Minneapolis - 1st season
  • New York - 3rd consecutive playoff season
  • Philadelphia - 3rd consecutive playoff season
  • Rochester - 1st season
  • St. Louis - 3rd consecutive playoff season
  • Washington - 1st season

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