Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  >  > Western Conference Semifinals

News: s-r blog:Linkable Shot Charts

1981 NBA Western Conference Semifinals

Previous Year ▪ Next Year

League Champion: Boston Celtics

Finals MVP: Cedric Maxwell (17.7/9.5/2.8)

1981 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Moses Malone (562)
TRB: Moses Malone (305)
AST: Maurice Cheeks (116)
WS: Moses Malone (3.5)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
2 vs. 6 San Antonio Spurs vs. Houston Rockets HOUSTON ROCKETS win 4-3
1 vs. 5 Phoenix Suns vs. Kansas City Kings KANSAS CITY KINGS win 4-3

#6.Houston Rockets (4) vs. #2.San Antonio Spurs (3)

Game 1
HOU
SAS
107
98
Game 2
HOU
SAS
113
125
Game 3
SAS
HOU
99
112
Game 4
SAS
HOU
114
112
Game 5
HOU
SAS
123
117
Game 6
SAS
HOU
101
96
Game 7
HOU
SAS
105
100

Houston Rockets (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 Moses Malone 25 7 72 0 53 76 197 .697 28.1
2 Calvin Murphy 32 7 77 1 23 23 178 1.000 25.4
3 Robert Reid 25 7 52 0 31 43 135 .721 19.3
4 Billy Paultz 32 7 35 0 19 28 89 .679 12.7
5 Mike Dunleavy 26 7 26 2 15 16 69 .938 9.9
6 Tom Henderson 29 7 20 0 9 9 49 1.000 7.0
7 Bill Willoughby 23 5 7 0 4 5 18 .800 3.6
8 Calvin Garrett 24 5 4 0 4 4 12 1.000 2.4
9 Major Jones 27 6 5 0 1 2 11 .500 1.8
10 Allen Leavell 23 4 2 0 4 4 8 1.000 2.0
11 Rudy Tomjanovich 32 4 0 0 2 4 2 .500 0.5
Team Totals 7 1680 300 3 165 214 174 768 .771 240.0 109.7

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Moses Malone 25 7
2 Calvin Murphy 32 7
3 Robert Reid 25 7
4 Billy Paultz 32 7
5 Mike Dunleavy 26 7
6 Tom Henderson 29 7
7 Bill Willoughby 23 5
8 Calvin Garrett 24 5
9 Major Jones 27 6
10 Allen Leavell 23 4
11 Rudy Tomjanovich 32 4
Team Totals 7 1680

San Antonio Spurs (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 George Gervin 28 7 77 0 36 45 190 .800 27.1
2 Mark Olberding 24 7 58 1 21 25 138 .840 19.7
3 Reggie Johnson 23 7 35 0 19 25 89 .760 12.7
4 Ron Brewer 25 7 29 1 21 29 80 .724 11.4
5 James Silas 31 7 27 0 26 32 80 .813 11.4
6 Dave Corzine 24 7 27 0 9 13 63 .692 9.0
7 Johnny Moore 22 7 18 0 6 8 42 .750 6.0
8 Paul Griffin 27 7 14 0 9 20 37 .450 5.3
9 George Johnson 32 7 12 0 7 10 31 .700 4.4
10 Kevin Restani 29 3 1 0 0 0 2 0.7
11 Michael Wiley 23 3 0 0 2 2 2 1.000 0.7
Team Totals 7 1680 298 2 156 209 173 754 .746 240.0 107.7

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 28 7
2 Mark Olberding 24 7
3 Reggie Johnson 23 7
4 Ron Brewer 25 7
5 James Silas 31 7
6 Dave Corzine 24 7
7 Johnny Moore 22 7
8 Paul Griffin 27 7
9 George Johnson 32 7
10 Kevin Restani 29 3
11 Michael Wiley 23 3
Team Totals 7 1680

#5.Kansas City Kings (4) vs. #1.Phoenix Suns (3)

Game 1
KCK
PHO
80
102
Game 2
KCK
PHO
88
83
Game 3
PHO
KCK
92
93
Game 4
PHO
KCK
95
102
Game 5
KCK
PHO
89
101
Game 6
PHO
KCK
81
76
Game 7
KCK
PHO
95
88

Kansas City Kings (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 Reggie King 23 7 60 0 35 50 155 .700 22.1
2 Scott Wedman 28 7 53 1 28 35 135 .800 19.3
3 Ernie Grunfeld 25 7 42 2 39 46 125 .848 17.9
4 Sam Lacey 32 7 29 0 16 21 74 .762 10.6
5 Joe Meriweather 27 6 16 0 7 13 39 .538 6.5
6 Leon Douglas 26 7 9 0 13 30 31 .433 4.4
7 Frankie Sanders 24 5 8 1 4 4 21 1.000 4.2
8 John Lambert 28 7 10 0 0 0 20 2.9
9 Otis Birdsong 25 2 6 1 1 3 14 .333 7.0
10 Lloyd Walton 27 4 3 0 3 4 9 .750 2.3
Team Totals 7 1680 236 5 146 206 172 623 .709 240.0 89.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Reggie King 23 7
2 Scott Wedman 28 7
3 Ernie Grunfeld 25 7
4 Sam Lacey 32 7
5 Joe Meriweather 27 6
6 Leon Douglas 26 7
7 Frankie Sanders 24 5
8 John Lambert 28 7
9 Otis Birdsong 25 2
10 Lloyd Walton 27 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 Dennis Johnson 26 7 52 1 32 42 137 .762 19.6
2 Walter Davis 26 7 51 0 10 17 112 .588 16.0
3 Alvan Adams 26 7 27 0 20 28 74 .714 10.6
4 Truck Robinson 29 7 27 0 20 34 74 .588 10.6
5 Jeff Cook 24 7 25 1 14 19 65 .737 9.3
6 Kyle Macy 23 7 19 4 7 7 49 1.000 7.0
7 Alvin Scott 25 7 14 0 10 15 38 .667 5.4
8 Johnny High 23 7 14 0 9 14 37 .643 5.3
9 Rich Kelley 27 7 10 0 9 14 29 .643 4.1
10 Joel Kramer 25 7 13 0 1 2 27 .500 3.9
11 Mike Niles 25 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 7 1680 252 6 132 192 167 642 .688 240.0 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 Dennis Johnson 26 7
2 Walter Davis 26 7
3 Alvan Adams 26 7
4 Truck Robinson 29 7
5 Jeff Cook 24 7
6 Kyle Macy 23 7
7 Alvin Scott 25 7
8 Johnny High 23 7
9 Rich Kelley 27 7
10 Joel Kramer 25 7
11 Mike Niles 25 2
Team Totals 7 1680