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1986 NBA Western Conference Semifinals

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League Champion: Boston Celtics

Finals MVP: Larry Bird (24.0/9.7/9.5)

1986 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Hakeem Olajuwon (537)
TRB: Hakeem Olajuwon (236)
AST: Magic Johnson (211)
WS: Larry Bird (4.2)

2 Series

Click matchup for composite box score
2 vs. 3 Houston Rockets vs. Denver Nuggets HOUSTON ROCKETS win 4-2
1 vs. 4 Los Angeles Lakers vs. Dallas Mavericks LOS ANGELES LAKERS win 4-2

#2.Houston Rockets (4) vs. #3.Denver Nuggets (2)

Game 1
DEN
HOU
119
126
Game 2
DEN
HOU
101
119
Game 3
HOU
DEN
115
116
Game 4
HOU
DEN
111
114
Game 5
DEN
HOU
103
131
Game 6
HOU
DEN
126
122

Houston Rockets (4-2)

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 Hakeem Olajuwon 23 6 6 213 70 122 0 0 34 56 30 45 75 15 13 21 12 30 174 .574 .607 35.5 29.0 12.5 2.5 2.2 3.5
2 Ralph Sampson 25 6 6 246 58 109 0 0 31 42 21 60 81 30 11 13 28 26 147 .532 .738 41.0 24.5 13.5 5.0 1.8 2.2
3 Lewis Lloyd 26 6 6 193 45 84 0 2 22 27 16 15 31 29 2 1 15 11 112 .536 .000 .815 32.2 18.7 5.2 4.8 0.3 0.2
4 Robert Reid 30 6 6 236 36 91 1 7 12 18 4 27 31 41 5 1 12 22 85 .396 .143 .667 39.3 14.2 5.2 6.8 0.8 0.2
5 Rodney McCray 24 6 6 254 31 63 0 1 14 18 7 32 39 43 2 9 11 13 76 .492 .000 .778 42.3 12.7 6.5 7.2 0.3 1.5
6 Mitchell Wiggins 26 6 0 147 26 57 0 1 8 10 14 20 34 11 2 2 5 13 60 .456 .000 .800 24.5 10.0 5.7 1.8 0.3 0.3
7 Jim Petersen 23 6 0 105 17 30 0 0 12 18 10 13 23 1 2 3 7 20 46 .567 .667 17.5 7.7 3.8 0.2 0.3 0.5
8 Allen Leavell 28 4 0 48 4 18 1 2 8 9 1 3 4 8 0 0 3 3 17 .222 .500 .889 12.0 4.3 1.0 2.0 0.0 0.0
9 Steve Harris 22 6 0 32 4 10 0 0 0 0 3 1 4 1 0 0 1 1 8 .400 5.3 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.0 0.0
10 Granville Waiters 25 4 0 14 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 3 2 .333 3.5 0.5 0.5 0.0 0.3 0.0
11 Hank McDowell 26 5 0 15 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 3 1 .000 .500 3.0 0.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Craig Ehlo 24 3 0 12 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 4.0 0.0 0.0 0.3 0.3 0.0
Team Totals 6 1515 292 592 2 14 142 200 106 221 327 180 39 50 96 145 728 .493 .143 .710 252.5 121.3 54.5 30.0 6.5 8.3

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Hakeem Olajuwon 23 6 6 213 .593 .574 15.0 20.5 17.8 11.5 2.9 5.4 7.6 29.0 124 98 26.1
2 Ralph Sampson 25 6 6 246 .577 .532 8.9 23.5 16.5 16.9 2.1 3.0 18.0 24.6 108 99 20.8
3 Lewis Lloyd 26 6 6 193 .584 .536 8.9 7.5 8.2 21.1 0.5 0.3 13.5 22.6 120 112 14.8
4 Robert Reid 30 6 6 236 .430 .401 1.8 11.3 6.8 21.0 1.0 0.2 10.8 18.5 100 108 9.6
5 Rodney McCray 24 6 6 254 .536 .492 2.8 12.2 7.7 19.9 0.4 1.9 13.4 12.5 117 108 13.2
6 Mitchell Wiggins 26 6 0 147 .489 .456 10.2 12.9 11.6 9.2 0.6 0.8 7.5 17.5 112 108 7.7
7 Jim Petersen 23 6 0 105 .607 .567 10.2 11.6 10.9 1.1 0.8 1.6 15.6 16.9 112 105 5.0
8 Allen Leavell 28 4 0 48 .387 .250 2.1 5.6 3.9 18.6 0.0 0.0 12.0 21.0 85 108 2.2
9 Steve Harris 22 6 0 32 .400 .400 10.4 3.3 6.7 9.9 0.0 0.0 9.1 13.5 87 111 0.7
10 Granville Waiters 25 4 0 14 .333 .333 0.0 12.3 6.4 0.0 3.0 0.0 0.0 8.1 72 96 0.2
11 Hank McDowell 26 5 0 15 .266 .000 0.0 19.5 10.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.6 67 110 -0.1
12 Craig Ehlo 24 3 0 12 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.3 3.9 0.0 33.3 18.2 10 99 -1.0
Team Totals 6 1515

Denver Nuggets (2-4)

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 Alex English 32 6 6 231 68 140 0 1 39 44 11 13 24 24 1 4 12 16 175 .486 .000 .886 38.5 29.2 4.0 4.0 0.2 0.7
2 Calvin Natt 29 6 2 162 33 78 1 2 20 29 11 33 44 21 1 2 10 13 87 .423 .500 .690 27.0 14.5 7.3 3.5 0.2 0.3
3 Fat Lever 25 6 6 208 34 78 6 12 5 6 6 23 29 30 16 2 16 19 79 .436 .500 .833 34.7 13.2 4.8 5.0 2.7 0.3
4 Danny Schayes 26 6 2 150 26 46 0 0 12 15 20 28 48 2 3 5 13 22 64 .565 .800 25.0 10.7 8.0 0.3 0.5 0.8
5 Blair Rasmussen 23 6 4 98 22 63 0 0 19 23 15 15 30 7 3 3 4 15 63 .349 .826 16.3 10.5 5.0 1.2 0.5 0.5
6 Mike Evans 30 6 0 146 19 55 6 23 15 18 3 10 13 17 7 3 8 11 59 .345 .261 .833 24.3 9.8 2.2 2.8 1.2 0.5
7 Wayne Cooper 29 6 4 129 18 43 0 1 12 19 9 26 35 5 2 5 8 27 48 .419 .000 .632 21.5 8.0 5.8 0.8 0.3 0.8
8 Bill Hanzlik 28 5 0 100 15 27 1 1 13 16 2 4 6 19 1 1 7 12 44 .556 1.000 .813 20.0 8.8 1.2 3.8 0.2 0.2
9 Elston Turner 26 6 0 125 16 31 1 1 4 4 6 9 15 15 6 0 2 5 37 .516 1.000 1.000 20.8 6.2 2.5 2.5 1.0 0.0
10 T.R. Dunn 30 6 6 141 4 15 0 0 2 2 8 16 24 5 5 0 3 20 10 .267 1.000 23.5 1.7 4.0 0.8 0.8 0.0
11 Willie White 23 2 0 16 2 6 1 3 0 0 1 1 2 5 1 0 2 4 5 .333 .333 8.0 2.5 1.0 2.5 0.5 0.0
12 Pete Williams 20 2 0 9 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .500 .000 4.5 2.0 1.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1515 259 586 16 45 141 176 93 180 273 151 46 25 85 164 675 .442 .356 .801 252.5 112.5 45.5 25.2 7.7 4.2

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Alex English 32 6 6 231 .549 .486 4.7 6.1 5.4 16.9 0.2 1.0 7.0 30.2 115 118 19.3
2 Calvin Natt 29 6 2 162 .479 .429 6.5 22.1 13.9 19.2 0.3 0.6 9.9 25.5 102 113 10.3
3 Fat Lever 25 6 6 208 .490 .474 2.7 12.1 7.1 20.5 3.7 0.5 16.6 18.7 96 109 10.6
4 Danny Schayes 26 6 2 150 .608 .565 13.2 19.0 16.0 1.5 0.9 1.7 19.8 17.5 108 113 8.3
5 Blair Rasmussen 23 6 4 98 .431 .349 14.8 14.2 14.6 10.7 1.4 1.6 5.2 31.7 101 113 6.9
6 Mike Evans 30 6 0 146 .469 .400 2.0 7.5 4.6 16.1 2.3 1.1 11.3 19.5 97 114 6.8
7 Wayne Cooper 29 6 4 129 .467 .419 6.6 21.4 13.7 5.8 0.7 2.1 13.5 18.5 93 110 4.4
8 Bill Hanzlik 28 5 0 100 .646 .574 1.8 4.5 3.0 28.4 0.5 0.6 17.1 16.8 118 114 7.1
9 Elston Turner 26 6 0 125 .565 .532 4.9 8.0 6.3 17.5 2.3 0.0 5.8 11.5 127 111 6.9
10 T.R. Dunn 30 6 6 141 .315 .267 5.6 12.6 8.9 4.6 1.7 0.0 15.9 5.5 84 114 1.5
11 Willie White 23 2 0 16 .417 .417 5.1 5.4 5.2 45.2 2.6 0.0 25.0 19.2 88 115 1.8
12 Pete Williams 20 2 0 9 .500 .500 9.0 19.0 13.9 16.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 16.6 111 115 2.0
Team Totals 6 1515

#1.Los Angeles Lakers (4) vs. #4.Dallas Mavericks (2)

Game 1
DAL
LAL
116
130
Game 2
DAL
LAL
113
117
Game 3
LAL
DAL
108
110
Game 4
LAL
DAL
118
120
Game 5
DAL
LAL
113
116
Game 6
LAL
DAL
120
107

Los Angeles Lakers (4-2)

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 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38 6 6 220 77 129 0 0 22 25 10 26 36 25 10 9 17 24 176 .597 .880 36.7 29.3 6.0 4.2 1.7 1.5
2 Magic Johnson 26 6 6 232 47 96 0 3 40 52 8 36 44 82 12 1 14 17 134 .490 .000 .769 38.7 22.3 7.3 13.7 2.0 0.2
3 James Worthy 24 6 6 233 55 97 0 3 14 22 8 24 32 15 2 3 12 23 124 .567 .000 .636 38.8 20.7 5.3 2.5 0.3 0.5
4 Byron Scott 24 6 6 210 39 77 2 5 24 27 7 19 26 17 6 1 10 16 104 .506 .400 .889 35.0 17.3 4.3 2.8 1.0 0.2
5 Michael Cooper 29 6 0 183 22 50 12 21 2 4 4 11 15 28 5 1 7 9 58 .440 .571 .500 30.5 9.7 2.5 4.7 0.8 0.2
6 Maurice Lucas 33 6 0 145 26 56 0 0 6 9 17 27 44 5 2 3 3 24 58 .464 .667 24.2 9.7 7.3 0.8 0.3 0.5
7 Kurt Rambis 27 6 6 118 16 22 0 0 5 7 13 20 33 10 5 3 6 17 37 .727 .714 19.7 6.2 5.5 1.7 0.8 0.5
8 Petur Gudmundsson 27 4 0 34 4 5 0 0 0 0 1 7 8 2 0 2 3 8 8 .800 8.5 2.0 2.0 0.5 0.0 0.5
9 A.C. Green 22 6 0 57 2 5 0 0 2 4 3 7 10 0 0 1 2 9 6 .400 .500 9.5 1.0 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.2
10 Mitch Kupchak 31 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1.000 2.0 2.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Mike McGee 26 2 0 6 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 .250 .000 3.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440 289 541 14 34 117 152 71 177 248 184 42 24 75 148 709 .534 .412 .770 240.0 118.2 41.3 30.7 7.0 4.0

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38 6 6 220 .629 .597 5.8 12.5 9.4 17.7 2.2 2.4 10.8 30.1 121 111 22.9
2 Magic Johnson 26 6 6 232 .564 .490 4.4 19.0 12.0 43.9 2.5 0.3 10.5 24.2 128 113 24.4
3 James Worthy 24 6 6 233 .581 .567 4.2 12.1 8.3 8.4 0.4 0.7 10.1 21.4 114 118 13.5
4 Byron Scott 24 6 6 210 .585 .519 4.3 10.2 7.4 10.0 1.4 0.3 10.1 19.9 120 117 12.9
5 Michael Cooper 29 6 0 183 .560 .560 3.0 6.6 4.9 17.1 1.3 0.3 11.9 13.5 118 117 8.6
6 Maurice Lucas 33 6 0 145 .484 .464 14.9 20.7 18.2 4.4 0.7 1.2 4.8 18.4 113 115 7.2
7 Kurt Rambis 27 6 6 118 .738 .727 13.4 18.5 16.6 10.1 2.0 1.4 19.3 11.0 133 110 7.3
8 Petur Gudmundsson 27 4 0 34 .800 .800 5.0 22.9 13.8 7.0 0.0 3.3 37.5 9.8 97 109 1.4
9 A.C. Green 22 6 0 57 .444 .400 6.9 14.2 10.9 0.0 0.0 1.0 22.8 6.5 86 120 0.3
10 Mitch Kupchak 31 1 0 2 1.136 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.8 250 125 2.0
11 Mike McGee 26 2 0 6 .250 .250 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.0 35.3 39 120 -0.9
Team Totals 6 1440

Dallas Mavericks (2-4)

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 Mark Aguirre 26 6 6 211 71 138 2 5 19 35 12 34 46 37 6 0 16 16 163 .514 .400 .543 35.2 27.2 7.7 6.2 1.0 0.0
2 Rolando Blackman 26 6 6 219 53 108 0 1 19 25 11 8 19 26 7 1 9 15 125 .491 .000 .760 36.5 20.8 3.2 4.3 1.2 0.2
3 Derek Harper 24 6 6 213 42 74 7 12 8 10 8 5 13 53 16 0 15 21 99 .568 .583 .800 35.5 16.5 2.2 8.8 2.7 0.0
4 Sam Perkins 24 6 6 194 28 69 1 5 20 27 13 26 39 15 4 6 6 20 77 .406 .200 .741 32.3 12.8 6.5 2.5 0.7 1.0
5 James Donaldson 28 6 6 257 25 32 0 0 20 22 18 50 68 8 4 6 4 16 70 .781 .909 42.8 11.7 11.3 1.3 0.7 1.0
6 Jay Vincent 26 6 0 116 23 58 0 0 17 19 8 13 21 9 3 0 11 7 63 .397 .895 19.3 10.5 3.5 1.5 0.5 0.0
7 Brad Davis 30 6 0 93 10 20 4 6 5 8 1 7 8 12 1 0 10 13 29 .500 .667 .625 15.5 4.8 1.3 2.0 0.2 0.0
8 Dale Ellis 25 4 0 43 7 15 5 7 3 3 2 2 4 2 2 1 2 5 22 .467 .714 1.000 10.8 5.5 1.0 0.5 0.5 0.3
9 Detlef Schrempf 23 6 0 69 7 17 0 1 6 11 3 6 9 7 1 0 5 12 20 .412 .000 .545 11.5 3.3 1.5 1.2 0.2 0.0
10 Bill Wennington 22 6 0 18 2 6 1 1 2 2 4 1 5 0 0 0 0 4 7 .333 1.000 1.000 3.0 1.2 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
11 Uwe Blab 23 1 0 6 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 4 .667 6.0 4.0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
12 Harold Keeling 22 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440 270 540 20 38 119 162 80 153 233 169 44 14 78 130 679 .500 .526 .735 240.0 113.2 38.8 28.2 7.3 2.3

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Mark Aguirre 26 6 6 211 .531 .522 6.0 20.3 12.8 29.9 1.4 0.0 9.4 33.8 109 119 19.4
2 Rolando Blackman 26 6 6 219 .525 .491 5.8 4.4 5.1 17.2 1.5 0.3 7.0 24.7 113 122 14.9
3 Derek Harper 24 6 6 213 .631 .615 4.5 2.8 3.6 32.9 3.6 0.0 16.1 18.3 124 118 16.7
4 Sam Perkins 24 6 6 194 .476 .413 7.1 17.6 12.1 9.7 1.0 1.8 6.9 18.8 109 119 9.8
5 James Donaldson 28 6 6 257 .840 .781 7.5 25.5 15.9 3.5 0.7 1.3 8.8 7.4 164 119 14.6
6 Jay Vincent 26 6 0 116 .475 .397 7.6 13.9 10.8 10.9 1.3 0.0 14.2 27.5 96 120 6.0
7 Brad Davis 30 6 0 93 .616 .600 1.1 10.6 5.3 15.9 0.5 0.0 29.8 15.2 92 123 2.5
8 Dale Ellis 25 4 0 43 .674 .633 4.3 8.0 5.4 6.4 2.2 1.4 10.9 17.1 120 121 4.1
9 Detlef Schrempf 23 6 0 69 .458 .412 4.9 10.9 7.6 13.7 0.7 0.0 18.6 16.0 91 123 1.5
10 Bill Wennington 22 6 0 18 .509 .417 22.8 6.2 16.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.7 121 125 0.9
11 Uwe Blab 23 1 0 6 .667 .667 0.0 28.6 9.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 19.4 135 132 2.6
12 Harold Keeling 22 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 124 0.0
Team Totals 6 1440