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1978 NBA Western Conference Finals

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League Champion: Washington Bullets

Finals MVP: Wes Unseld (9.0/11.7/3.9)

1978 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Elvin Hayes (457)
TRB: Marvin Webster (289)
AST: Tom Henderson (106)
WS: Elvin Hayes (3.1)


#4.Seattle SuperSonics (4) vs. #2.Denver Nuggets (2)

Game 1
SEA
DEN
107
116
Game 2
SEA
DEN
121
111
Game 3
DEN
SEA
91
105
Game 4
DEN
SEA
94
100
Game 5
SEA
DEN
114
123
Game 6
DEN
SEA
108
123

Seattle SuperSonics (4-2)

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 Gus Williams 24 6 53 18 23 124 .783 20.7
2 Dennis Johnson 23 6 34 42 62 110 .677 18.3
3 Marvin Webster 25 6 40 20 32 100 .625 16.7
4 John Johnson 30 6 39 20 26 98 .769 16.3
5 Fred Brown 29 6 33 31 36 97 .861 16.2
6 Jack Sikma 22 6 23 21 30 67 .700 11.2
7 Paul Silas 34 6 10 10 16 30 .625 5.0
8 Wally Walker 23 6 11 8 10 30 .800 5.0
9 Joe Hassett 22 5 3 0 0 6 1.2
10 Bruce Seals 24 2 2 2 2 6 1.000 3.0
11 Al Fleming 23 2 1 0 0 2 1.0
Team Totals 6 1440 249 172 237 670 .726 240.0 111.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Gus Williams 24 6
2 Dennis Johnson 23 6
3 Marvin Webster 25 6
4 John Johnson 30 6
5 Fred Brown 29 6
6 Jack Sikma 22 6
7 Paul Silas 34 6
8 Wally Walker 23 6
9 Joe Hassett 22 5
10 Bruce Seals 24 2
11 Al Fleming 23 2
Team Totals 6 1440

Denver Nuggets (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 David Thompson 23 6 57 29 33 143 .879 23.8
2 Dan Issel 29 6 55 26 30 136 .867 22.7
3 Anthony Roberts 22 6 39 19 23 97 .826 16.2
4 Bobby Jones 26 6 26 11 16 63 .688 10.5
5 Bob Wilkerson 23 6 25 13 20 63 .650 10.5
6 Darnell Hillman 28 6 15 8 12 38 .667 6.3
7 Ralph Simpson 28 6 15 6 8 36 .750 6.0
8 Mack Calvin 30 6 13 8 8 34 1.000 5.7
9 Robert Smith 22 5 8 3 6 19 .500 3.8
10 Tom LaGarde 22 5 4 4 5 12 .800 2.4
11 Bo Ellis 23 5 1 0 0 2 0.4
Team Totals 6 1440 258 127 161 643 .789 240.0 107.2

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 David Thompson 23 6
2 Dan Issel 29 6
3 Anthony Roberts 22 6
4 Bobby Jones 26 6
5 Bob Wilkerson 23 6
6 Darnell Hillman 28 6
7 Ralph Simpson 28 6
8 Mack Calvin 30 6
9 Robert Smith 22 5
10 Tom LaGarde 22 5
11 Bo Ellis 23 5
Team Totals 6 1440