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1987 NBA Finals

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League Champion: Los Angeles Lakers

Finals MVP: Magic Johnson (26.2/8.0/13.0)

1987 Playoff Leaders:
PTS: Larry Bird (622)
TRB: Larry Bird (231)
AST: Magic Johnson (219)
WS: Magic Johnson (3.7)


#1.Los Angeles Lakers (4) vs. #1.Boston Celtics (2)

Game 1
BOS
LAL
113
126
Game 2
BOS
LAL
122
141
Game 3
LAL
BOS
103
109
Game 4
LAL
BOS
107
106
Game 5
LAL
BOS
108
123
Game 6
BOS
LAL
93
106

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 Magic Johnson 27 6 6 236 66 122 1 2 24 25 12 36 48 78 14 2 13 10 157 .541 .500 .960 39.3 26.2 8.0 13.0 2.3 0.3
2 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 39 6 6 203 50 98 0 1 30 45 15 29 44 5 3 15 10 19 130 .510 .000 .667 33.8 21.7 7.3 0.8 0.5 2.5
3 James Worthy 25 6 6 238 57 109 0 2 10 19 12 20 32 24 10 5 12 15 124 .523 .000 .526 39.7 20.7 5.3 4.0 1.7 0.8
4 Michael Cooper 30 6 0 179 27 50 14 23 4 4 1 13 14 28 10 2 13 16 72 .540 .609 1.000 29.8 12.0 2.3 4.7 1.7 0.3
5 Byron Scott 25 6 6 181 30 62 1 12 10 11 7 11 18 14 3 1 6 19 71 .484 .083 .909 30.2 11.8 3.0 2.3 0.5 0.2
6 Mychal Thompson 32 6 0 171 23 41 0 0 21 27 9 22 31 4 5 7 3 21 67 .561 .778 28.5 11.2 5.2 0.7 0.8 1.2
7 A.C. Green 23 6 6 144 20 40 0 0 7 10 15 16 31 1 2 2 4 17 47 .500 .700 24.0 7.8 5.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
8 Kurt Rambis 28 6 0 56 3 7 0 0 5 6 4 11 15 3 0 0 2 14 11 .429 .833 9.3 1.8 2.5 0.5 0.0 0.0
9 Adrian Branch 23 4 0 10 1 6 0 1 3 6 0 3 3 1 1 0 0 3 5 .167 .000 .500 2.5 1.3 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.0
10 Wes Matthews 27 4 0 13 2 6 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 3 5 5 .333 .500 3.3 1.3 0.3 0.5 0.0 0.0
11 Mike Smrek 24 4 0 9 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 0 0 1 1 4 2 .333 2.3 0.5 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3
Team Totals 6 1440 280 544 16 41 115 155 77 165 242 160 48 35 67 143 691 .515 .390 .742 240.0 115.2 40.3 26.7 8.0 5.8

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Magic Johnson 27 6 6 236 .590 .545 6.0 18.7 11.9 46.5 2.9 0.5 8.9 26.3 132 111 20.1
2 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 39 6 6 203 .552 .510 8.0 17.5 12.7 3.4 0.8 4.5 7.8 26.9 112 113 27.1
3 James Worthy 25 6 6 238 .528 .523 5.7 10.5 7.9 13.8 2.1 1.3 9.3 23.1 108 115 18.4
4 Michael Cooper 30 6 0 179 .696 .680 0.8 8.9 4.7 18.8 2.7 0.7 20.1 15.4 120 113 5.2
5 Byron Scott 25 6 6 181 .531 .492 4.4 7.7 5.9 9.5 0.8 0.3 8.2 17.0 112 119 6.2
6 Mychal Thompson 32 6 0 171 .634 .561 5.7 15.2 10.6 3.0 1.4 2.4 5.4 14.0 132 113 13.4
7 A.C. Green 23 6 6 144 .529 .500 11.4 13.6 12.5 0.8 0.7 0.8 8.3 14.1 113 117 3.0
8 Kurt Rambis 28 6 0 56 .571 .429 7.6 23.5 15.9 4.9 0.0 0.0 17.2 8.6 120 118 0.0
9 Adrian Branch 23 4 0 10 .289 .167 0.0 33.4 18.2 15.5 4.7 0.0 0.0 35.7 72 102 -0.4
10 Wes Matthews 27 4 0 13 .363 .333 0.0 9.0 4.9 13.2 0.0 0.0 30.4 31.2 50 120 0.0
11 Mike Smrek 24 4 0 9 .333 .333 23.2 37.1 33.2 0.0 0.0 6.2 25.0 18.2 69 107 -0.3
Team Totals 6 1440

Boston Celtics (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 Larry Bird 30 6 6 254 53 119 4 8 35 38 11 49 60 33 7 7 18 9 145 .445 .500 .921 42.3 24.2 10.0 5.5 1.2 1.2
2 Dennis Johnson 32 6 6 244 51 106 1 8 23 26 13 13 26 56 3 3 8 15 126 .481 .125 .885 40.7 21.0 4.3 9.3 0.5 0.5
3 Kevin McHale 29 6 6 231 48 82 0 0 27 33 15 39 54 12 1 6 15 18 123 .585 .818 38.5 20.5 9.0 2.0 0.2 1.0
4 Robert Parish 33 6 6 183 42 71 0 1 16 27 12 27 39 7 5 7 9 24 100 .592 .000 .593 30.5 16.7 6.5 1.2 0.8 1.2
5 Danny Ainge 27 6 6 234 31 62 9 21 4 4 4 14 18 30 7 2 14 17 75 .500 .429 1.000 39.0 12.5 3.0 5.0 1.2 0.3
6 Darren Daye 26 6 0 50 10 16 0 0 7 7 2 6 8 4 1 1 4 6 27 .625 1.000 8.3 4.5 1.3 0.7 0.2 0.2
7 Fred Roberts 26 5 0 40 8 11 0 0 6 11 2 7 9 3 1 0 0 6 22 .727 .545 8.0 4.4 1.8 0.6 0.2 0.0
8 Sam Vincent 23 4 0 33 6 12 0 0 7 10 1 3 4 5 1 1 3 3 19 .500 .700 8.3 4.8 1.0 1.3 0.3 0.3
9 Conner Henry 23 4 0 15 4 9 0 3 2 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 10 .444 .000 .500 3.8 2.5 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0
10 Jerry Sichting 30 6 0 56 4 15 0 1 0 0 2 2 4 11 2 0 2 3 8 .267 .000 9.3 1.3 0.7 1.8 0.3 0.0
11 Bill Walton 34 5 0 24 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 5 1 0 1 5 8 6 .600 4.8 1.2 1.0 0.2 0.0 0.2
12 Greg Kite 25 6 0 76 2 9 0 0 1 2 8 10 18 5 2 5 3 18 5 .222 .500 12.7 0.8 3.0 0.8 0.3 0.8
Team Totals 6 1440 262 517 14 42 128 162 72 176 248 167 30 33 82 128 666 .507 .333 .790 240.0 111.0 41.3 27.8 5.0 5.5

Advanced Stats

Totals Advanced
Rk Player Age G GS MP TS% eFG% ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG% ORtg DRtg GmSc
1 Larry Bird 30 6 6 254 .534 .462 5.3 22.2 13.9 18.9 1.4 1.6 11.7 26.1 111 115 12.8
2 Dennis Johnson 32 6 6 244 .536 .486 6.1 6.4 6.2 31.7 0.6 0.7 6.4 22.0 126 121 31.2
3 Kevin McHale 29 6 6 231 .637 .585 8.0 18.6 13.5 7.6 0.2 1.5 13.5 20.8 120 117 13.9
4 Robert Parish 33 6 6 183 .603 .592 7.8 17.0 12.7 5.4 1.4 2.2 9.8 21.5 114 117 7.8
5 Danny Ainge 27 6 6 234 .588 .573 2.1 6.8 4.5 16.8 1.5 0.5 18.0 14.5 107 119 -1.3
6 Darren Daye 26 6 0 50 .708 .625 4.9 13.9 9.5 12.1 1.0 1.0 17.3 19.8 123 120 4.3
7 Fred Roberts 26 5 0 40 .694 .727 6.4 21.2 13.9 12.5 1.2 0.0 0.0 16.3 146 122 -1.6
8 Sam Vincent 23 4 0 33 .579 .500 3.5 11.6 7.6 19.4 1.4 1.5 15.5 24.8 109 127 -1.0
9 Conner Henry 23 4 0 15 .465 .444 7.3 14.5 11.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 8.5 33.1 89 128 -0.3
10 Jerry Sichting 30 6 0 56 .267 .267 4.5 4.2 4.2 22.2 1.8 0.0 11.8 13.0 85 121 -3.2
11 Bill Walton 34 5 0 24 .600 .600 4.5 19.4 12.1 8.3 0.0 2.4 50.0 17.8 59 118 -1.2
12 Greg Kite 25 6 0 76 .253 .222 12.6 15.0 13.9 7.3 1.3 3.9 23.3 7.2 85 113 1.9
Team Totals 6 1440