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1979 NBA Western Conference Finals

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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)


#1.Seattle SuperSonics (4) vs. #3.Phoenix Suns (3)

Game 1
PHO
SEA
93
108
Game 2
PHO
SEA
97
103
Game 3
SEA
PHO
103
113
Game 4
SEA
PHO
91
100
Game 5
PHO
SEA
99
93
Game 6
SEA
PHO
106
105
Game 7
PHO
SEA
110
114

Seattle SuperSonics (4-4)

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 Gus Williams 25 7 63 29 39 155 .744 22.1
2 Dennis Johnson 24 7 50 38 48 138 .792 19.7
3 Jack Sikma 23 7 39 29 35 107 .829 15.3
4 Lonnie Shelton 23 7 42 12 16 96 .750 13.7
5 John Johnson 31 7 36 9 18 81 .500 11.6
6 Fred Brown 30 7 29 6 8 64 .750 9.1
7 Paul Silas 35 7 9 19 26 37 .731 5.3
8 Dennis Awtrey 30 7 5 7 11 17 .636 2.4
9 Wally Walker 24 4 5 1 2 11 .500 2.8
10 Joe Hassett 23 4 3 0 0 6 1.5
11 Dick Snyder 34 4 2 2 2 6 1.000 1.5
Team Totals 7 1680 283 152 205 718 .741 240.0 102.6

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Gus Williams 25 7
2 Dennis Johnson 24 7
3 Jack Sikma 23 7
4 Lonnie Shelton 23 7
5 John Johnson 31 7
6 Fred Brown 30 7
7 Paul Silas 35 7
8 Dennis Awtrey 30 7
9 Wally Walker 24 4
10 Joe Hassett 23 4
11 Dick Snyder 34 4
Team Totals 7 1680

Phoenix Suns (3-3)

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 Paul Westphal 28 7 70 29 38 169 .763 24.1
2 Walter Davis 24 7 58 40 49 156 .816 22.3
3 Truck Robinson 27 7 34 13 24 81 .542 11.6
4 Mike Bratz 23 7 27 21 32 75 .656 10.7
5 Alvan Adams 24 4 24 5 9 53 .556 13.3
6 Joel Kramer 23 7 19 15 22 53 .682 7.6
7 Don Buse 28 7 20 9 16 49 .563 7.0
8 Gar Heard 30 6 8 7 11 23 .636 3.8
9 Alvin Scott 23 6 9 3 9 21 .333 3.5
10 Ted McClain 32 6 8 4 5 20 .800 3.3
11 Bayard Forrest 24 6 8 1 2 17 .500 2.8
Team Totals 7 1680 285 147 217 717 .677 240.0 102.4

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Paul Westphal 28 7
2 Walter Davis 24 7
3 Truck Robinson 27 7
4 Mike Bratz 23 7
5 Alvan Adams 24 4
6 Joel Kramer 23 7
7 Don Buse 28 7
8 Gar Heard 30 6
9 Alvin Scott 23 6
10 Ted McClain 32 6
11 Bayard Forrest 24 6
Team Totals 7 1680