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1987 NBA Playoffs Standings

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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)

Expanded Standings

Place Conference Division Margin Month
Rk Team Overall Home Road E W A C M P ≤3 ≥10 Apr May Jun
1 Los Angeles Lakers 15-3 10-0 5-3 4-2 11-1 4-2 3-0 8-1 2-0 10-1 3-0 8-1 4-2
2 Boston Celtics 13-10 11-2 2-8 11-6 2-4 11-6 2-4 4-1 4-6 3-0 8-6 2-4
3 Detroit Pistons 10-5 7-0 3-5 10-5 6-4 4-1 3-2 4-2 3-0 7-5
4 Seattle SuperSonics 7-7 4-3 3-4 7-7 7-3 0-4 3-1 3-3 3-1 4-6
5 Milwaukee Bucks 6-6 4-2 2-4 6-6 6-6 2-3 2-1 2-1 4-5
6 Houston Rockets 5-5 3-2 2-3 5-5 5-5 0-2 3-2 3-1 2-4
7 Atlanta Hawks 4-5 3-2 1-3 4-5 4-5 1-2 2-0 2-1 2-4
8 Golden State Warriors 4-6 3-1 1-5 4-6 3-2 1-4 0-1 1-4 1-2 3-4
9 Philadelphia 76ers 2-3 1-1 1-2 2-3 2-3 1-2 0-1 1-2 1-1
10 Utah Jazz 2-3 2-1 0-2 2-3 2-3 1-0 1-1 2-1 0-2
11 Dallas Mavericks 1-3 1-1 0-2 1-3 1-3 0-1 1-2 1-3
12 Indiana Pacers 1-3 1-1 0-2 1-3 1-3 0-1 0-1 1-2 0-1
13 Portland Trail Blazers 1-3 1-1 0-2 1-3 1-3 1-2 1-3
14 Chicago Bulls 0-3 0-1 0-2 0-3 0-3 0-1 0-3
15 Denver Nuggets 0-3 0-1 0-2 0-3 0-3 0-3 0-3
16 Washington Bullets 0-3 0-1 0-2 0-3 0-3 0-1 0-2 0-3

Team vs. Team

Rk Team ATL BOS CHI DAL DEN DET GSW HOU IND LAL MIL PHI POR SEA UTA WSB
1 Atlanta Hawks 1-4 3-1
2 Boston Celtics 3-0 4-3 2-4 4-3
3 Chicago Bulls 0-3
4 Dallas Mavericks 1-3
5 Denver Nuggets 0-3
6 Detroit Pistons 4-1 3-4 3-0
7 Golden State Warriors 1-4 3-2
8 Houston Rockets 3-1 2-4
9 Indiana Pacers 1-3
10 Los Angeles Lakers 4-2 3-0 4-1 4-0
11 Milwaukee Bucks 3-4 3-2
12 Philadelphia 76ers 2-3
13 Portland Trail Blazers 1-3
14 Seattle SuperSonics 3-1 4-2 0-4
15 Utah Jazz 2-3
16 Washington Bullets 0-3