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1981-82 NBA Team Ratings

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Most Valuable Player: Moses Malone (31.1/14.7/1.8)
Rookie of the Year: Buck Williams (15.5/12.3/1.3)

PPG Leader: George Gervin (32.3)
RPG Leader: Moses Malone (14.7)
APG Leader: Johnny Moore (9.6)
WS Leader: Moses Malone (15.4)

Please see the explanation for why these ratings differ from those published elsewhere on the site.

Team Ratings

Unadjusted Adjusted
Rk Team Conf Div W L W-L% MOV ORtg DRtg NRtg MOV/A ORtg/A DRtg/A NRtg/A
1 Boston Celtics E A 63 19 .768 6.38 6.35
2 Philadelphia 76ers E A 58 24 .707 5.73 5.74
3 Milwaukee Bucks E C 55 27 .671 5.48 5.38
4 Los Angeles Lakers W P 57 25 .695 4.87 4.37
5 Seattle SuperSonics W P 52 30 .634 4.13 3.69
6 Phoenix Suns W P 46 36 .561 3.45 3.05
7 San Antonio Spurs W M 48 34 .585 2.30 1.79
8 Washington Bullets E A 43 39 .524 0.88 1.06
9 New Jersey Nets E A 44 38 .537 0.68 0.87
10 Atlanta Hawks E C 42 40 .512 0.54 0.81
11 Golden State Warriors W P 45 37 .549 1.04 0.80
12 Portland Trail Blazers W P 42 40 .512 0.60 0.39
13 Denver Nuggets W M 46 36 .561 0.52 0.13
14 Houston Rockets W M 46 36 .561 -0.04 -0.39
15 Detroit Pistons E C 39 43 .476 -0.91 -0.63
16 Indiana Pacers E C 35 47 .427 -1.87 -1.49
17 Chicago Bulls E C 34 48 .415 -2.02 -1.57
18 New York Knicks E A 33 49 .402 -2.67 -2.15
19 Kansas City Kings W M 30 52 .366 -3.10 -3.25
20 Dallas Mavericks W M 28 54 .341 -4.43 -4.48
21 Utah Jazz W M 25 57 .305 -5.66 -5.63
22 San Diego Clippers W P 17 65 .207 -7.39 -7.05
23 Cleveland Cavaliers E C 15 67 .183 -8.51 -7.77