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1979 NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Seattle SuperSonics

Finals MVP: Dennis Johnson (22.6/6.0/6.0)

1979 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Gus Williams (454)
TRB: Elvin Hayes (266)
AST: Tom Henderson (107)
WS: Gus Williams (2.7)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
1 vs. 5 Washington Bullets vs. Atlanta Hawks WASHINGTON BULLETS win 4-3
2 vs. 3 San Antonio Spurs vs. Philadelphia 76ers SAN ANTONIO SPURS win 4-3

#1.Washington Bullets (4) vs. #5.Atlanta Hawks (3)

Game 1
ATL
WSB
89
103
Game 2
ATL
WSB
107
99
Game 3
WSB
ATL
89
77
Game 4
WSB
ATL
120
118
Game 5
ATL
WSB
107
103
Game 6
WSB
ATL
86
104
Game 7
ATL
WSB
94
100

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 Bob Dandridge 31 7 69 42 51 180 .824 25.7
2 Elvin Hayes 33 7 74 30 39 178 .769 25.4
3 Kevin Grevey 25 7 31 17 19 79 .895 11.3
4 Wes Unseld 32 7 23 16 29 62 .552 8.9
5 Tom Henderson 27 7 21 17 20 59 .850 8.4
6 Larry Wright 24 7 22 15 15 59 1.000 8.4
7 Mitch Kupchak 24 7 19 10 15 48 .667 6.9
8 Charles Johnson 29 7 8 0 0 16 2.3
9 Greg Ballard 24 7 4 7 7 15 1.000 2.1
10 Phil Chenier 28 2 2 0 0 4 2.0
11 Dave Corzine 22 2 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 7 1705 273 154 195 700 .790 243.6 100.0

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 Dandridge 31 7
2 Elvin Hayes 33 7
3 Kevin Grevey 25 7
4 Wes Unseld 32 7
5 Tom Henderson 27 7
6 Larry Wright 24 7
7 Mitch Kupchak 24 7
8 Charles Johnson 29 7
9 Greg Ballard 24 7
10 Phil Chenier 28 2
11 Dave Corzine 22 2
Team Totals 7 1705

Atlanta Hawks (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 Dan Roundfield 25 7 47 28 36 122 .778 17.4
2 Eddie Johnson 23 7 50 14 16 114 .875 16.3
3 Terry Furlow 24 7 44 21 23 109 .913 15.6
4 John Drew 24 7 41 23 29 105 .793 15.0
5 Steve Hawes 28 7 35 6 8 76 .750 10.9
6 Tom McMillen 26 7 17 15 17 49 .882 7.0
7 Armond Hill 25 7 19 6 9 44 .667 6.3
8 Tree Rollins 23 7 15 5 7 35 .714 5.0
9 Charlie Criss 30 7 10 7 8 27 .875 3.9
10 Jack Givens 22 7 7 1 1 15 1.000 2.1
Team Totals 7 1705 285 126 154 696 .818 243.6 99.4

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Dan Roundfield 25 7
2 Eddie Johnson 23 7
3 Terry Furlow 24 7
4 John Drew 24 7
5 Steve Hawes 28 7
6 Tom McMillen 26 7
7 Armond Hill 25 7
8 Tree Rollins 23 7
9 Charlie Criss 30 7
10 Jack Givens 22 7
Team Totals 7 1705

#2.San Antonio Spurs (4) vs. #3.Philadelphia 76ers (3)

Game 1
PHI
SAS
106
119
Game 2
PHI
SAS
120
121
Game 3
SAS
PHI
115
123
Game 4
SAS
PHI
115
112
Game 5
PHI
SAS
120
97
Game 6
SAS
PHI
90
92
Game 7
PHI
SAS
108
111

San Antonio Spurs (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 George Gervin 26 7 71 41 50 183 .820 26.1
2 Larry Kenon 26 7 69 23 30 161 .767 23.0
3 James Silas 29 7 56 29 37 141 .784 20.1
4 Mark Olberding 22 7 25 19 22 69 .864 9.9
5 Mike Green 27 7 26 8 12 60 .667 8.6
6 Mike Gale 28 7 15 9 12 39 .750 5.6
7 Billy Paultz 30 6 13 12 17 38 .706 6.3
8 Allan Bristow 27 7 11 12 17 34 .706 4.9
9 Coby Dietrick 30 7 16 1 2 33 .500 4.7
10 Louie Dampier 34 3 3 0 2 6 .000 2.0
11 Glenn Mosley 23 2 2 0 0 4 2.0
Team Totals 7 1680 307 154 201 768 .766 240.0 109.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 George Gervin 26 7
2 Larry Kenon 26 7
3 James Silas 29 7
4 Mark Olberding 22 7
5 Mike Green 27 7
6 Mike Gale 28 7
7 Billy Paultz 30 6
8 Allan Bristow 27 7
9 Coby Dietrick 30 7
10 Louie Dampier 34 3
11 Glenn Mosley 23 2
Team Totals 7 1680

Philadelphia 76ers (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 Julius Erving 28 7 71 40 53 182 .755 26.0
2 Maurice Cheeks 22 7 58 28 42 144 .667 20.6
3 Darryl Dawkins 22 7 44 27 40 115 .675 16.4
4 Bobby Jones 27 7 39 15 19 93 .789 13.3
5 Caldwell Jones 28 7 30 20 28 80 .714 11.4
6 Steve Mix 31 7 25 11 12 61 .917 8.7
7 Henry Bibby 29 7 17 13 19 47 .684 6.7
8 Eric Money 23 6 14 2 4 30 .500 5.0
9 Joe Bryant 24 6 9 1 2 19 .500 3.2
10 Al Skinner 26 3 2 6 6 10 1.000 3.3
11 Marlon Redmond 23 1 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 7 1680 309 163 225 781 .724 240.0 111.6

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Julius Erving 28 7
2 Maurice Cheeks 22 7
3 Darryl Dawkins 22 7
4 Bobby Jones 27 7
5 Caldwell Jones 28 7
6 Steve Mix 31 7
7 Henry Bibby 29 7
8 Eric Money 23 6
9 Joe Bryant 24 6
10 Al Skinner 26 3
11 Marlon Redmond 23 1
Team Totals 7 1680