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1983 NBA Western Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Philadelphia 76ers

Finals MVP: Moses Malone (25.8/18.0/2.0)

1983 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (406)
TRB: Moses Malone (206)
AST: Magic Johnson (192)
WS: Moses Malone (2.8)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
1 vs. 5 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Portland Trail Blazers LOS ANGELES LAKERS win 4-1
2 vs. 6 San Antonio Spurs vs. Denver Nuggets SAN ANTONIO SPURS win 4-1

#1.Los Angeles Lakers (4) vs. #5.Portland Trail Blazers (1)

Game 1
POR
LAL
97
118
Game 2
POR
LAL
106
112
Game 3
LAL
POR
115
109
Game 4
LAL
POR
95
108
Game 5
POR
LAL
108
116

Los Angeles Lakers (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 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 35 5 71 59 95 0 36 47 154 .621 .766 30.8
2 Norm Nixon 27 5 79 45 94 0 10 16 100 .479 .625 20.0
3 Jamaal Wilkes 29 5 74 44 86 0 9 16 97 .512 .563 19.4
4 Magic Johnson 23 5 84 35 67 0 17 19 87 .522 .895 17.4
5 Kurt Rambis 24 5 48 20 33 0 7 11 47 .606 .636 9.4
6 Michael Cooper 26 5 61 12 27 0 13 16 37 .444 .813 7.4
7 Mark Landsberger 27 5 30 8 16 0 0 2 16 .500 .000 3.2
8 Dwight Jones 30 3 28 4 8 0 2 3 10 .500 .667 3.3
9 Steve Mix 35 5 5 2 5 0 1 1 5 .400 1.000 1.0
10 Mike McGee 23 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 1.000 3.0
11 Clay Johnson 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Team Totals 5 1225 230 432 1 95 131 214 154 123 556 .532 .725 245.0 111.2 42.8 30.8

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 35 5 71 .666 .621 4.5 28.3
2 Norm Nixon 27 5 79 .495 .479 9.1 15.2
3 Jamaal Wilkes 29 5 74 .521 .512 14.7 8.2
4 Magic Johnson 23 5 84 .577 .522 22.5 18.5
5 Kurt Rambis 24 5 48 .621 .606 19.7 9.2
6 Michael Cooper 26 5 61 .543 .444 16.0 4.6
7 Mark Landsberger 27 5 30 .474 .500 18.2 1.0
8 Dwight Jones 30 3 28 .536 .500 28.7 3.7
9 Steve Mix 35 5 5 .460 .400 0.0 -0.4
10 Mike McGee 23 1 1.500 1.500
11 Clay Johnson 26 1
Team Totals 5 1225

Portland Trail Blazers (1-1)

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 Jim Paxson 25 5 71 48 85 2 14 19 112 .565 .737 22.4
2 Calvin Natt 26 5 77 42 80 1 14 24 99 .525 .583 19.8
3 Mychal Thompson 28 5 76 26 57 0 15 25 67 .456 .600 13.4
4 Darnell Valentine 23 5 58 27 61 1 11 14 55 66 .443 .786 13.2 11.0
5 Wayne Cooper 26 5 52 27 54 0 9 11 63 .500 .818 12.6
6 Kenny Carr 27 5 51 18 44 0 13 17 49 .409 .765 9.8
7 Fat Lever 22 5 38 13 28 0 4 5 30 .464 .800 6.0
8 Linton Townes 23 4 12 9 18 1 3 3 22 .500 1.000 5.5
9 Audie Norris 22 5 24 5 10 0 1 2 11 .500 .500 2.2
10 Don Buse 32 4 19 2 8 0 3 4 7 .250 .750 1.8
11 Jeff Lamp 23 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 .500 2.0
12 Hank McDowell 23 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0
Team Totals 5 1225 218 448 5 87 124 196 151 114 528 .487 .702 245.0 105.6 39.2 30.2

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Jim Paxson 25 5 71 .600 .576 16.1 18.3
2 Calvin Natt 26 5 77 .547 .531 3.0 13.4
3 Mychal Thompson 28 5 76 .493 .456 23.6 8.4
4 Darnell Valentine 23 5 58 .491 .451 10.0 14.0
5 Wayne Cooper 26 5 52 .535 .500 22.8 4.1
6 Kenny Carr 27 5 51 .476 .409 16.9 5.3
7 Fat Lever 22 5 38 .497 .464 0.0 10.3
8 Linton Townes 23 4 12 .569 .528 0.0 11.0
9 Audie Norris 22 5 24 .506 .500 0.0 5.9
10 Don Buse 32 4 19 .359 .250 0.0 2.6
11 Jeff Lamp 23 1 .500 .500
12 Hank McDowell 23 2 2 .000 .000 1.6
Team Totals 5 1225

#2.San Antonio Spurs (4) vs. #6.Denver Nuggets (1)

Game 1
DEN
SAS
133
152
Game 2
DEN
SAS
109
126
Game 3
SAS
DEN
127
126
Game 4
SAS
DEN
114
124
Game 5
DEN
SAS
105
145

San Antonio Spurs (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 George Gervin 30 5 30 53 87 0 35 39 141 .609 .897 28.2
2 Johnny Moore 24 5 29 61 101 4 10 14 136 .604 .714 27.2
3 Gene Banks 23 5 26 42 77 0 16 21 100 .545 .762 20.0
4 Mike Mitchell 27 5 27 34 74 0 8 11 76 .459 .727 15.2
5 Artis Gilmore 33 5 27 25 47 0 15 21 65 .532 .714 13.0
6 Edgar Jones 26 5 20 20 39 0 12 18 52 .513 .667 10.4
7 Mike Dunleavy 28 5 18 11 41 3 6 9 31 .268 .667 6.2
8 Billy Paultz 34 5 21 10 26 0 2 2 22 .385 1.000 4.4
9 Roger Phegley 26 5 14 7 15 2 3 4 19 .467 .750 3.8
10 Mike Sanders 22 3 16 5 10 0 0 0 10 .500 3.3
11 Robert Smith 27 4 6 4 9 0 0 0 8 .444 2.0
12 Ed Rains 26 2 6 2 5 0 0 0 4 .400 2.0
Team Totals 5 1225 274 531 9 107 139 140 664 .516 .770 245.0 132.8

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 30 5 30 .677 .609 14.2 22.7
2 Johnny Moore 24 5 29 .635 .624 25.0 21.7
3 Gene Banks 23 5 26 .580 .545 6.9 22.2
4 Mike Mitchell 27 5 27 .482 .459 25.0 1.0
5 Artis Gilmore 33 5 27 .578 .532 7.0 18.6
6 Edgar Jones 26 5 20 .554 .513 6.3 13.5
7 Mike Dunleavy 28 5 18 .345 .305 20.0 11.9
8 Billy Paultz 34 5 21 .409 .385 0.0 5.8
9 Roger Phegley 26 5 14 .567 .533 0.0 9.1
10 Mike Sanders 22 3 16 .500 .500 0.0 9.5
11 Robert Smith 27 4 6 .444 .444 20.0 1.7
12 Ed Rains 26 2 6 .400 .400 16.7 1.7
Team Totals 5 1225

Denver Nuggets (1-1)

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 Kiki Vandeweghe 24 5 28 52 100 0 24 30 128 .520 .800 25.6
2 Alex English 29 4 33 36 85 0 30 33 102 .424 .909 25.5
3 Dan Issel 34 5 23 43 84 0 11 13 97 .512 .846 19.4
4 Mike Evans 27 5 30 22 44 0 8 13 52 .500 .615 10.4
5 Billy McKinney 27 5 23 20 34 0 9 16 49 .588 .563 9.8
6 Rob Williams 21 5 17 20 41 2 7 7 49 .488 1.000 9.8
7 Danny Schayes 23 5 15 13 30 0 15 15 41 .433 1.000 8.2
8 Bill Hanzlik 25 5 3 14 34 0 8 11 36 .412 .727 7.2
9 T.R. Dunn 27 5 26 9 22 0 5 8 23 .409 .625 4.6
10 Glen Gondrezick 27 5 19 7 19 0 1 2 15 .368 .500 3.0
11 James Ray 25 3 13 1 6 0 1 4 3 .167 .250 1.0
12 Dave Robisch 33 3 10 1 7 0 0 2 2 .143 .000 0.7
Team Totals 5 1225 238 506 2 119 154 125 597 .470 .773 245.0 119.4

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Kiki Vandeweghe 24 5 28 .565 .520 10.1 3.7
2 Alex English 29 4 33 .512 .424 4.9 11.9
3 Dan Issel 34 5 23 .541 .512 14.3 7.1
4 Mike Evans 27 5 30 .523 .500 14.4 1.7
5 Billy McKinney 27 5 23 .597 .588 6.4 16.3
6 Rob Williams 21 5 17 .556 .512 22.2 13.9
7 Danny Schayes 23 5 15 .560 .433 13.7 4.2
8 Bill Hanzlik 25 5 3 .463 .412 69.4 0.3
9 T.R. Dunn 27 5 26 .451 .409 20.2 7.5
10 Glen Gondrezick 27 5 19 .377 .368 0.0 0.5
11 James Ray 25 3 13 .193 .167 0.0 -1.4
12 Dave Robisch 33 3 10 .127 .143 0.0 -0.2
Team Totals 5 1225