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1982 NBA Western Conference First Round

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Finals MVP: Magic Johnson (16.2/10.8/8.0)

1982 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Julius Erving (461)
TRB: Caldwell Jones (189)
AST: Maurice Cheeks (172)
WS: Julius Erving (3.0)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
3 vs. 6 Seattle SuperSonics vs. Houston Rockets SEATTLE SUPERSONICS win 2-1
4 vs. 5 Denver Nuggets vs. Phoenix Suns PHOENIX SUNS win 2-1

#3.Seattle SuperSonics (2) vs. #6.Houston Rockets (1)

Game 1
HOU
SEA
87
102
Game 2
SEA
HOU
70
91
Game 3
HOU
SEA
83
104

Seattle SuperSonics (2-1)

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 28 3 27 1 10 15 65 .667 21.7
2 Jack Sikma 26 3 23 0 16 21 62 .762 20.7
3 Lonnie Shelton 26 3 18 0 5 7 41 .714 13.7
4 Fred Brown 33 3 16 0 3 4 35 .750 11.7
5 Wally Walker 27 3 14 0 0 0 28 9.3
6 James Donaldson 24 3 8 0 1 4 17 .250 5.7
7 Bill Hanzlik 24 3 2 0 9 11 13 .818 4.3
8 John Johnson 34 2 4 0 3 4 11 .750 5.5
9 Greg Kelser 24 2 0 0 2 2 2 1.000 1.0
10 Phil Smith 29 3 1 0 0 0 2 0.7
11 Ray Tolbert 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
12 Danny Vranes 23 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 3 720 113 1 49 68 66 276 .721 240.0 92.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Gus Williams 28 3
2 Jack Sikma 26 3
3 Lonnie Shelton 26 3
4 Fred Brown 33 3
5 Wally Walker 27 3
6 James Donaldson 24 3
7 Bill Hanzlik 24 3
8 John Johnson 34 2
9 Greg Kelser 24 2
10 Phil Smith 29 3
11 Ray Tolbert 23 1
12 Danny Vranes 23 2
Team Totals 3 720

Houston Rockets (1-2)

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 Moses Malone 26 3 29 0 14 15 72 .933 24.0
2 Elvin Hayes 36 3 17 0 8 15 42 .533 14.0
3 Allen Leavell 24 3 20 0 2 2 42 1.000 14.0
4 Robert Reid 26 3 15 0 4 5 34 .800 11.3
5 Mike Dunleavy 27 3 9 0 5 6 23 .833 7.7
6 Calvin Murphy 33 3 5 0 7 8 17 .875 5.7
7 Tom Henderson 30 3 5 0 4 4 14 1.000 4.7
8 Billy Paultz 33 3 3 0 1 3 7 .333 2.3
9 Larry Spriggs 22 2 3 0 0 1 6 .000 3.0
10 Bill Willoughby 24 2 1 0 2 2 4 1.000 2.0
11 Calvin Garrett 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 3 720 107 0 47 61 66 261 .770 240.0 87.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Moses Malone 26 3
2 Elvin Hayes 36 3
3 Allen Leavell 24 3
4 Robert Reid 26 3
5 Mike Dunleavy 27 3
6 Calvin Murphy 33 3
7 Tom Henderson 30 3
8 Billy Paultz 33 3
9 Larry Spriggs 22 2
10 Bill Willoughby 24 2
11 Calvin Garrett 25 1
Team Totals 3 720

#5.Phoenix Suns (2) vs. #4.Denver Nuggets (1)

Game 1
PHO
DEN
113
129
Game 2
DEN
PHO
110
126
Game 3
PHO
DEN
124
119

Phoenix Suns (2-1)

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 27 3 38 27 0 15 22 69 .682 23.0
2 Walter Davis 27 3 28 28 1 10 11 67 .909 22.3
3 Alvan Adams 27 3 33 22 0 7 10 51 .700 17.0
4 Truck Robinson 30 3 39 23 0 1 6 47 .167 15.7
5 Kyle Macy 24 3 39 17 1 9 9 44 1.000 14.7
6 Rich Kelley 28 3 33 12 0 6 8 30 .750 10.0
7 Alvin Scott 26 3 18 11 0 3 6 25 .500 8.3
8 Larry Nance 22 3 5 8 0 2 2 18 1.000 6.0
9 Joel Kramer 26 2 3 0 2 3 8 .667 4.0
10 Jeff Cook 25 3 6 2 0 0 0 4 1.3
11 Dudley Bradley 24 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
12 Craig Dykema 22 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 3 720 153 2 55 77 78 363 1.843 .714 240.0 121.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Dennis Johnson 27 3 38 1.969 1.929
2 Walter Davis 27 3 28 1.598 1.676
3 Alvan Adams 27 3 33 2.872 2.750
4 Truck Robinson 30 3 39 1.253 1.353
5 Kyle Macy 24 3 39 2.792 2.500
6 Rich Kelley 28 3 33 1.176 1.091
7 Alvin Scott 26 3 18 2.083 1.833
8 Larry Nance 22 3 5 4.500 4.000
9 Joel Kramer 26 2
10 Jeff Cook 25 3 6 2.000 2.000
11 Dudley Bradley 24 3 1
12 Craig Dykema 22 2
Team Totals 3 720

Denver Nuggets (1-2)

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 Dan Issel 33 3 37 32 0 12 12 76 1.000 25.3
2 Kiki Vandeweghe 23 3 40 25 0 18 18 68 1.000 22.7
3 Alex English 28 3 42 26 0 6 7 58 .857 19.3
4 Billy McKinney 26 3 34 16 0 10 12 42 .833 14.0
5 David Thompson 27 3 14 15 1 4 7 35 .571 11.7
6 Kenny Higgs 27 3 14 8 0 7 12 23 .583 7.7
7 T.R. Dunn 26 3 34 6 0 7 8 19 .875 6.3
8 Cedrick Hordges 25 3 11 8 0 3 4 19 .750 6.3
9 Glen Gondrezick 26 3 14 8 0 2 3 18 .667 6.0
10 James Ray 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 3 720 144 1 69 83 78 358 1.440 .831 240.0 119.3

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 Issel 33 3 37 1.535 1.391
2 Kiki Vandeweghe 23 3 40 1.836 1.667
3 Alex English 28 3 42 1.611 1.444
4 Billy McKinney 26 3 34 1.434 1.333
5 David Thompson 27 3 14 1.998 2.214
6 Kenny Higgs 27 3 14 1.081 1.000
7 T.R. Dunn 26 3 34 1.070 .750
8 Cedrick Hordges 25 3 11 1.900 1.600
9 Glen Gondrezick 26 3 14 2.250 2.000
10 James Ray 24 1
Team Totals 3 720