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1976 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Finals MVP: Jo Jo White (21.7/4.3/5.8)

1976 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Jo Jo White (408)
TRB: Dave Cowens (296)
AST: Alvan Adams (98) & Jo Jo White (98)
WS: Dave Cowens (2.7)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
1 vs. 5 Boston Celtics vs. Buffalo Braves BOSTON CELTICS win 4-2
2 vs. 3 Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Bullets CLEVELAND CAVALIERS win 4-3

#1.Boston Celtics (4) vs. #5.Buffalo Braves (2)

Game 1
BUF
BOS
98
107
Game 2
BUF
BOS
96
101
Game 3
BOS
BUF
93
98
Game 4
BOS
BUF
122
124
Game 5
BUF
BOS
88
99
Game 6
BOS
BUF
104
100

Boston Celtics (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Dave Cowens 27 6 64 19 24 147 .792 24.5
2 Jo Jo White 29 6 60 23 30 143 .767 23.8
3 Charlie Scott 27 6 42 17 26 101 .654 16.8
4 Don Nelson 35 6 28 25 30 81 .833 13.5
5 Paul Silas 32 6 22 13 16 57 .813 9.5
6 John Havlicek 35 3 21 2 2 44 1.000 14.7
7 Steve Kuberski 28 6 16 2 3 34 .667 5.7
8 Kevin Stacom 24 6 5 3 4 13 .750 2.2
9 Jim Ard 27 5 1 2 2 4 1.000 0.8
10 Glenn McDonald 23 5 1 0 0 2 0.4
11 Jerome Anderson 22 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
12 Tom Boswell 22 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440 260 106 137 626 .774 240.0 104.3

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Dave Cowens 27 6
2 Jo Jo White 29 6
3 Charlie Scott 27 6
4 Don Nelson 35 6
5 Paul Silas 32 6
6 John Havlicek 35 3
7 Steve Kuberski 28 6
8 Kevin Stacom 24 6
9 Jim Ard 27 5
10 Glenn McDonald 23 5
11 Jerome Anderson 22 1
12 Tom Boswell 22 1
Team Totals 6 1440

Buffalo Braves (2-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Bob McAdoo 24 6 65 31 46 161 .674 26.8
2 Randy Smith 27 6 58 22 26 138 .846 23.0
3 Jim McMillian 27 6 40 13 15 93 .867 15.5
4 John Shumate 23 6 33 14 27 80 .519 13.3
5 Ernie DiGregorio 25 6 29 7 7 65 1.000 10.8
6 Ken Charles 24 6 13 4 6 30 .667 5.0
7 Don Adams 28 6 7 4 5 18 .800 3.0
8 Dale Schlueter 30 5 2 5 6 9 .833 1.8
9 Dick Gibbs 27 3 3 2 2 8 1.000 2.7
10 Bob Weiss 33 4 1 0 0 2 0.5
Team Totals 6 1440 251 102 140 604 .729 240.0 100.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Bob McAdoo 24 6
2 Randy Smith 27 6
3 Jim McMillian 27 6
4 John Shumate 23 6
5 Ernie DiGregorio 25 6
6 Ken Charles 24 6
7 Don Adams 28 6
8 Dale Schlueter 30 5
9 Dick Gibbs 27 3
10 Bob Weiss 33 4
Team Totals 6 1440

#2.Cleveland Cavaliers (4) vs. #3.Washington Bullets (3)

Game 1
WSB
CLE
100
95
Game 2
CLE
WSB
80
79
Game 3
WSB
CLE
76
88
Game 4
CLE
WSB
98
109
Game 5
WSB
CLE
91
92
Game 6
CLE
WSB
98
102
Game 7
WSB
CLE
85
87

Cleveland Cavaliers (3-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Jim Chones 26 7 47 11 18 105 .611 15.0
2 Campy Russell 24 7 33 29 35 95 .829 13.6
3 Dick Snyder 31 7 40 12 13 92 .923 13.1
4 Jim Cleamons 26 7 34 20 25 88 .800 12.6
5 Bingo Smith 29 7 33 17 19 83 .895 11.9
6 Jim Brewer 24 7 25 16 31 66 .516 9.4
7 Austin Carr 27 7 28 9 14 65 .643 9.3
8 Nate Thurmond 34 7 10 4 7 24 .571 3.4
9 Foots Walker 24 7 6 6 6 18 1.000 2.6
10 John Lambert 23 2 1 0 0 2 1.0
11 Rowland Garrett 25 2 0 0 2 0 .000 0.0
12 Luke Witte 25 2 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 7 1705 257 124 170 638 .729 243.6 91.1

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Jim Chones 26 7
2 Campy Russell 24 7
3 Dick Snyder 31 7
4 Jim Cleamons 26 7
5 Bingo Smith 29 7
6 Jim Brewer 24 7
7 Austin Carr 27 7
8 Nate Thurmond 34 7
9 Foots Walker 24 7
10 John Lambert 23 2
11 Rowland Garrett 25 2
12 Luke Witte 25 2
Team Totals 7 1705

Washington Bullets (3-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G GS MP FG FGA 3P 3PA FT FTA ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS FG% 3P% FT% MP PTS TRB AST STL BLK
1 Elvin Hayes 30 7 54 32 55 140 .582 20.0
2 Phil Chenier 25 7 56 14 17 126 .824 18.0
3 Dave Bing 32 7 34 28 35 96 .800 13.7
4 Nick Weatherspoon 25 7 36 14 25 86 .560 12.3
5 Jimmy Jones 31 7 22 18 21 62 .857 8.9
6 Truck Robinson 24 7 16 17 21 49 .810 7.0
7 Wes Unseld 29 7 18 13 24 49 .542 7.0
8 Clem Haskins 32 5 10 2 5 22 .400 4.4
9 Mike Riordan 30 5 3 0 0 6 1.2
10 Kevin Grevey 22 2 1 0 0 2 1.0
11 Tom Kozelko 24 5 0 2 2 2 1.000 0.4
12 Tom Kropp 22 1 1 0 0 2 2.0
Team Totals 7 1705 251 140 205 642 .683 243.6 91.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Elvin Hayes 30 7
2 Phil Chenier 25 7
3 Dave Bing 32 7
4 Nick Weatherspoon 25 7
5 Jimmy Jones 31 7
6 Truck Robinson 24 7
7 Wes Unseld 29 7
8 Clem Haskins 32 5
9 Mike Riordan 30 5
10 Kevin Grevey 22 2
11 Tom Kozelko 24 5
12 Tom Kropp 22 1
Team Totals 7 1705