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1972-73 Kentucky Colonels Schedule and Results

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Record: 56-28, Finished 2nd in ABA Eastern Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Joe Mullaney (56-28)

PTS/G: 111.9 (5th of 10) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 105.5 (1st of 10)
SRS: 5.62 (1st of 10) ▪ Pace: 108.3 (8th of 10)
Off Rtg: 103.4 (3rd of 10) ▪ Def Rtg: 97.4 (1st of 10)
Expected W-L: 58-26 (1st of 10)

Arena: Freedom Hall ▪ Attendance: NA

ABA 1973 Playoffs:
Lost ABA Finals (3-4) versus Indiana Pacers  (Series Stats)
Won ABA Eastern Division Finals (3-4) versus Carolina Cougars  (Series Stats)
Won ABA Eastern Division Semifinals (1-4) versus Virginia Squires  (Series Stats)

Regular Season

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Oct 13, 1972 @ New York Nets L 90 114 0 1 L 1
2 Sat, Oct 14, 1972 Virginia Squires W 130 110 1 1 W 1
3 Wed, Oct 18, 1972 Carolina Cougars L 100 105 1 2 L 1
4 Sat, Oct 21, 1972 Utah Stars W 112 92 2 2 W 1
5 Wed, Oct 25, 1972 Dallas Chaparrals W 116 108 3 2 W 2
6 Fri, Oct 27, 1972 @ Carolina Cougars L 112 114 3 3 L 1 at Greensboro, NC
7 Sat, Oct 28, 1972 New York Nets W 106 82 4 3 W 1
8 Mon, Oct 30, 1972 @ Utah Stars L 106 117 4 4 L 1
9 Tue, Oct 31, 1972 @ San Diego Conquistadors W 119 109 5 4 W 1
10 Fri, Nov 3, 1972 @ Indiana Pacers L 116 118 5 5 L 1
11 Sat, Nov 4, 1972 Utah Stars L 122 125 5 6 L 2
12 Wed, Nov 8, 1972 Carolina Cougars L 111 126 5 7 L 3
13 Fri, Nov 10, 1972 @ Carolina Cougars W 122 117 6 7 W 1 at Greensboro, NC
14 Sat, Nov 11, 1972 New York Nets W 116 99 7 7 W 2
15 Wed, Nov 15, 1972 Dallas Chaparrals L 99 104 7 8 L 1
16 Fri, Nov 17, 1972 @ Virginia Squires L 115 122 7 9 L 2 at Hampton, VA
17 Sat, Nov 18, 1972 San Diego Conquistadors L 104 112 7 10 L 3
18 Sun, Nov 19, 1972 @ New York Nets L 115 118 7 11 L 4
19 Wed, Nov 22, 1972 Memphis Tams W 123 109 8 11 W 1
20 Fri, Nov 24, 1972 @ Indiana Pacers L 99 109 8 12 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
21 Sat, Nov 25, 1972 @ Carolina Cougars W 115 111 9 12 W 1 at Charlotte, NC
22 Tue, Nov 28, 1972 @ San Diego Conquistadors W 133 111 10 12 W 2
23 Wed, Nov 29, 1972 @ Denver Rockets W 114 113 11 12 W 3
24 Thu, Nov 30, 1972 @ Dallas Chaparrals W 107 102 12 12 W 4
25 Fri, Dec 1, 1972 @ Memphis Tams W 127 107 13 12 W 5
26 Sun, Dec 3, 1972 San Diego Conquistadors W 109 91 14 12 W 6
27 Wed, Dec 6, 1972 Virginia Squires W 119 105 15 12 W 7
28 Fri, Dec 8, 1972 Indiana Pacers W 121 114 16 12 W 8
29 Wed, Dec 13, 1972 Carolina Cougars W 119 112 17 12 W 9
30 Thu, Dec 14, 1972 @ Dallas Chaparrals L 113 121 17 13 L 1
31 Fri, Dec 15, 1972 @ New York Nets W 118 110 18 13 W 1
32 Sat, Dec 16, 1972 Denver Rockets W 117 110 19 13 W 2
33 Fri, Dec 22, 1972 Denver Rockets W 128 116 20 13 W 3
34 Sat, Dec 23, 1972 San Diego Conquistadors W 116 105 21 13 W 4
35 Tue, Dec 26, 1972 Indiana Pacers W 129 120 22 13 W 5
36 Wed, Dec 27, 1972 New York Nets W 105 101 23 13 W 6
37 Fri, Dec 29, 1972 Dallas Chaparrals W 131 104 24 13 W 7
38 Sat, Dec 30, 1972 @ Carolina Cougars L 91 104 24 14 L 1 at Greensboro, NC
39 Wed, Jan 3, 1973 Indiana Pacers W 109 107 25 14 W 1
40 Fri, Jan 5, 1973 Utah Stars W 115 106 26 14 W 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
41 Sat, Jan 6, 1973 @ Virginia Squires L 109 113 26 15 L 1 at Norfolk, VA
42 Tue, Jan 9, 1973 Virginia Squires W 113 106 27 15 W 1
43 Fri, Jan 12, 1973 @ Memphis Tams W 104 101 28 15 W 2
44 Sat, Jan 13, 1973 @ Utah Stars L 96 105 28 16 L 1
45 Sun, Jan 14, 1973 @ San Diego Conquistadors W 100 97 29 16 W 1
46 Wed, Jan 17, 1973 @ Utah Stars L 104 117 29 17 L 1
47 Thu, Jan 18, 1973 @ Memphis Tams W 104 100 30 17 W 1
48 Sat, Jan 20, 1973 Memphis Tams W 115 103 31 17 W 2
49 Sun, Jan 21, 1973 @ Denver Rockets W 118 111 32 17 W 3
50 Tue, Jan 23, 1973 @ Dallas Chaparrals W 131 112 33 17 W 4
51 Wed, Jan 24, 1973 Denver Rockets L 87 98 33 18 L 1
52 Thu, Jan 25, 1973 @ Indiana Pacers L 94 96 33 19 L 2
53 Sat, Jan 27, 1973 @ Virginia Squires W 106 99 34 19 W 1 at Norfolk, VA
54 Sun, Jan 28, 1973 Carolina Cougars W 111 103 35 19 W 2
55 Wed, Jan 31, 1973 Dallas Chaparrals W 109 99 36 19 W 3
56 Fri, Feb 2, 1973 San Diego Conquistadors W 118 106 37 19 W 4
57 Sat, Feb 3, 1973 @ Indiana Pacers L 103 110 37 20 L 1
58 Sun, Feb 4, 1973 Carolina Cougars L 99 104 37 21 L 2
59 Sat, Feb 10, 1973 @ Virginia Squires L 100 105 37 22 L 3 at Richmond, VA
60 Sun, Feb 11, 1973 Indiana Pacers W 98 87 38 22 W 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
61 Tue, Feb 13, 1973 @ San Diego Conquistadors W 110 103 39 22 W 2
62 Wed, Feb 14, 1973 @ Denver Rockets W 111 103 40 22 W 3
63 Thu, Feb 15, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars L 108 120 40 23 L 1 at Charlotte, NC
64 Sat, Feb 17, 1973 @ Virginia Squires W 112 105 41 23 W 1 at Hampton, VA
65 Sun, Feb 18, 1973 New York Nets W 94 85 42 23 W 2
66 Wed, Feb 21, 1973 Memphis Tams W 125 109 43 23 W 3
67 Sat, Feb 24, 1973 @ Dallas Chaparrals W 107 102 44 23 W 4
68 Sun, Feb 25, 1973 @ Denver Rockets L 86 87 44 24 L 1
69 Tue, Feb 27, 1973 @ Utah Stars L 97 103 44 25 L 2
70 Wed, Feb 28, 1973 Virginia Squires W 117 97 45 25 W 1
71 Fri, Mar 2, 1973 New York Nets L 107 109 45 26 L 1
72 Sun, Mar 4, 1973 Memphis Tams W 121 91 46 26 W 1
73 Tue, Mar 6, 1973 @ Memphis Tams W 131 107 47 26 W 2
74 Wed, Mar 7, 1973 @ New York Nets L 89 91 47 27 L 1
75 Fri, Mar 9, 1973 @ Virginia Squires W 119 113 48 27 W 1 at Norfolk, VA
76 Sat, Mar 10, 1973 @ Memphis Tams W 121 110 49 27 W 2
77 Sun, Mar 11, 1973 Denver Rockets W 119 82 50 27 W 3
78 Tue, Mar 13, 1973 Memphis Tams W 139 103 51 27 W 4
79 Sun, Mar 18, 1973 Utah Stars L 99 100 51 28 L 1
80 Wed, Mar 21, 1973 Memphis Tams W 131 109 52 28 W 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
81 Fri, Mar 23, 1973 @ New York Nets W 115 91 53 28 W 2
82 Sat, Mar 24, 1973 New York Nets W 126 96 54 28 W 3
83 Sun, Mar 25, 1973 Virginia Squires W 111 95 55 28 W 4
84 Wed, Mar 28, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars W 118 97 56 28 W 5 at Greensboro, NC

Playoffs

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Mar 30, 1973 Virginia Squires W 129 101 1 0 W 1
2 Sun, Apr 1, 1973 Virginia Squires L 94 109 1 1 L 1
3 Tue, Apr 3, 1973 @ Virginia Squires W OT 115 113 2 1 W 1
4 Fri, Apr 6, 1973 @ Virginia Squires W 108 90 3 1 W 2
5 Sat, Apr 7, 1973 Virginia Squires W 114 103 4 1 W 3
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
6 Wed, Apr 11, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars W 113 103 5 1 W 4
7 Sat, Apr 14, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars L 105 125 5 2 L 1
8 Mon, Apr 16, 1973 Carolina Cougars W 108 94 6 2 W 1
9 Wed, Apr 18, 1973 Carolina Cougars L 91 102 6 3 L 1
10 Fri, Apr 20, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars L 107 112 6 4 L 2
11 Sat, Apr 21, 1973 Carolina Cougars W 119 100 7 4 W 1
12 Tue, Apr 24, 1973 @ Carolina Cougars W 107 96 8 4 W 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
13 Sat, Apr 28, 1973 Indiana Pacers L OT 107 111 8 5 L 1
14 Mon, Apr 30, 1973 Indiana Pacers W 114 102 9 5 W 1
15 Thu, May 3, 1973 @ Indiana Pacers W 92 88 10 5 W 2
16 Sat, May 5, 1973 @ Indiana Pacers L 86 90 10 6 L 1
17 Tue, May 8, 1973 Indiana Pacers L 86 89 10 7 L 2
18 Thu, May 10, 1973 @ Indiana Pacers W 109 93 11 7 W 1
19 Sat, May 12, 1973 Indiana Pacers L 81 88 11 8 L 1