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1979 NBA 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. #1.Washington Bullets (1)

Game 1
SEA
WSB
97
99
Game 2
SEA
WSB
92
82
Game 3
WSB
SEA
95
105
Game 4
WSB
SEA
112
114
Game 5
SEA
WSB
97
93

Seattle SuperSonics (4-1)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G 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 5 183 56 114 31 49 10 8 18 18 5 3 15 8 143 .491 .633 36.6 28.6 3.6 3.6 1.0 0.6
2 Dennis Johnson 24 5 224 45 98 23 32 9 21 30 30 9 11 15 19 113 .459 .719 44.8 22.6 6.0 6.0 1.8 2.2
3 Jack Sikma 23 5 220 36 68 9 14 12 62 74 10 6 16 12 20 81 .529 .643 44.0 16.2 14.8 2.0 1.2 3.2
4 John Johnson 31 5 196 22 52 14 20 13 29 42 35 6 0 14 14 58 .423 .700 39.2 11.6 8.4 7.0 1.2 0.0
5 Fred Brown 30 5 79 20 41 6 7 1 5 6 11 5 3 5 7 46 .488 .857 15.8 9.2 1.2 2.2 1.0 0.6
6 Lonnie Shelton 23 5 147 21 54 3 6 13 18 31 9 7 3 10 25 45 .389 .500 29.4 9.0 6.2 1.8 1.4 0.6
7 Paul Silas 35 5 133 7 15 2 4 6 17 23 5 0 3 5 19 16 .467 .500 26.6 3.2 4.6 1.0 0.0 0.6
8 Dennis Awtrey 30 4 12 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 .500 3.0 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0
9 Wally Walker 24 4 28 0 2 1 2 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 5 1 .000 .500 7.0 0.3 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 Joe Hassett 23 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1225 208 447 89 134 66 162 228 118 38 39 76 120 505 .465 .664 245.0 101.0 45.6 23.6 7.6 7.8

Washington Bullets (1-4)

Totals Shooting Per Game
Rk Player Age G 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 5 225 44 102 21 25 13 27 40 27 5 7 18 23 109 .431 .840 45.0 21.8 8.0 5.4 1.0 1.4
2 Elvin Hayes 33 5 203 36 91 28 44 21 38 59 6 2 10 15 24 100 .396 .636 40.6 20.0 11.8 1.2 0.4 2.0
3 Larry Wright 24 5 116 24 49 8 11 3 6 9 12 5 0 10 17 56 .490 .727 23.2 11.2 1.8 2.4 1.0 0.0
4 Wes Unseld 32 5 212 23 48 9 12 20 37 57 18 6 4 8 20 55 .479 .750 42.4 11.0 11.4 3.6 1.2 0.8
5 Kevin Grevey 25 5 110 20 52 11 15 5 6 11 6 2 1 7 12 51 .385 .733 22.0 10.2 2.2 1.2 0.4 0.2
6 Greg Ballard 24 5 109 15 33 8 10 9 19 28 2 3 0 5 10 38 .455 .800 21.8 7.6 5.6 0.4 0.6 0.0
7 Charles Johnson 29 5 81 16 43 4 5 3 5 8 3 1 1 4 13 36 .372 .800 16.2 7.2 1.6 0.6 0.2 0.2
8 Tom Henderson 27 5 122 12 36 5 8 4 3 7 24 3 0 10 12 29 .333 .625 24.4 5.8 1.4 4.8 0.6 0.0
9 Phil Chenier 28 3 25 2 11 1 4 0 3 3 3 2 0 3 3 5 .182 .250 8.3 1.7 1.0 1.0 0.7 0.0
10 Dave Corzine 22 4 22 1 4 0 0 4 7 11 2 0 0 0 2 2 .250 5.5 0.5 2.8 0.5 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1225 193 469 95 134 82 151 233 103 29 23 80 136 481 .412 .709 245.0 96.2 46.6 20.6 5.8 4.6