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1978-79 Phoenix Suns Team Game Log

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Record: 50-32, Finished 2nd in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: John MacLeod (50-32)

PTS/G: 115.4 (2nd of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 111.7 (14th of 22)
SRS: 3.55 (3rd of 22) ▪ Pace: 108.5 (4th of 22)
Off Rtg: 105.7 (7th of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.4 (6th of 22)
Expected W-L: 50-32 (3rd of 22)

Arena: Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1979 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Finals (3-4) versus Seattle SuperSonics  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference Semifinals (1-4) versus Kansas City Kings  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (1-2) versus Portland Trail Blazers  (Series Stats)

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Regular Season

Turnovers do not include team turnovers
Team Opponent
Rk G Date Opp W/L Tm Opp FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
1 1 1978-10-13 SDC W 128 114 50 28 35 .800 49 16 22 .727
2 2 1978-10-15 GSW W 129 110 48 33 40 .825 51 8 14 .571
3 3 1978-10-17 SAS L 107 110 47 13 22 .591 39 32 37 .865
4 4 1978-10-18 @ GSW W 122 112 49 24 31 .774 47 18 25 .720
5 5 1978-10-22 @ POR W 124 116 49 26 35 .743 43 30 36 .833
6 6 1978-10-24 MIL W 124 116 48 28 37 .757 51 14 21 .667
7 7 1978-10-25 @ DEN L 104 108 46 12 14 .857 41 26 42 .619
8 8 1978-10-27 @ CHI W (1 OT) 115 110 50 15 21 .714 45 20 25 .800
9 9 1978-10-28 @ KCK L 102 112 43 16 25 .640 47 18 22 .818
10 10 1978-10-31 NYK W 120 108 51 18 24 .750 41 26 32 .813
11 11 1978-11-02 @ NOJ W 106 99 46 14 19 .737 40 19 26 .731
12 12 1978-11-04 @ HOU L 103 110 43 17 22 .773 42 26 42 .619
13 13 1978-11-08 CLE W 118 96 49 20 23 .870 38 20 25 .800
14 14 1978-11-10 DEN L 132 150 51 30 40 .750 60 30 41 .732
15 15 1978-11-12 NOJ W 128 122 49 30 36 .833 47 28 37 .757
16 16 1978-11-15 @ SAS W 125 119 47 31 38 .816 45 29 33 .879
17 17 1978-11-17 @ PHI L 94 95 40 14 18 .778 37 21 28 .750
18 18 1978-11-18 @ DET W 119 105 47 25 36 .694 41 23 30 .767
19 19 1978-11-21 @ CLE W 110 108 38 34 46 .739 45 18 23 .783
20 20 1978-11-22 @ IND W 115 110 41 33 34 .971 45 20 26 .769
Team Opponent
Rk G Date Opp W/L Tm Opp FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
21 21 1978-11-24 HOU W 120 113 45 30 34 .882 46 21 25 .840
22 22 1978-11-26 CHI W 125 109 53 19 28 .679 47 15 19 .789
23 23 1978-11-28 @ CHI L 112 124 42 28 40 .700 54 16 18 .889
24 24 1978-11-30 DET W 119 109 49 21 28 .750 51 7 10 .700
25 25 1978-12-01 @ LAL L 122 130 51 20 21 .952 53 24 27 .889
26 26 1978-12-02 GSW L 108 116 44 20 24 .833 49 18 26 .692
27 27 1978-12-06 ATL W 136 109 57 22 25 .880 43 23 27 .852
28 28 1978-12-08 @ BOS W 124 104 52 20 25 .800 43 18 26 .692
29 29 1978-12-09 @ WSB L 98 101 43 12 19 .632 43 15 25 .600
30 30 1978-12-12 @ MIL L 114 120 50 14 15 .933 52 16 22 .727
31 31 1978-12-16 LAL W 119 100 49 21 30 .700 44 12 14 .857
32 32 1978-12-17 @ SDC L 110 116 45 20 23 .870 52 12 17 .706
33 33 1978-12-20 WSB L 129 137 57 15 19 .789 57 23 34 .676
34 34 1978-12-22 KCK W 123 103 48 27 40 .675 38 27 34 .794
35 35 1978-12-26 @ DEN W 106 102 49 8 17 .471 36 30 46 .652
36 36 1978-12-28 POR W (1 OT) 129 127 48 33 48 .688 46 35 41 .854
37 37 1978-12-29 @ SEA L 92 119 31 30 38 .789 45 29 38 .763
38 38 1978-12-30 BOS W 112 109 48 16 21 .762 44 21 24 .875
39 39 1979-01-02 @ NYK W 114 102 44 26 34 .765 45 12 18 .667
40 40 1979-01-05 @ WSB L 94 104 42 10 17 .588 39 26 50 .520
Team Opponent
Rk G Date Opp W/L Tm Opp FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
41 41 1979-01-06 @ PHI W (1 OT) 143 139 58 27 32 .844 58 23 26 .885
42 42 1979-01-07 @ NJN L 112 117 46 20 23 .870 44 29 40 .725
43 43 1979-01-11 SEA L 106 109 46 14 17 .824 50 9 14 .643
44 44 1979-01-13 IND L 99 102 39 21 36 .583 37 28 29 .966
45 45 1979-01-17 @ MIL L 118 123 49 20 23 .870 50 23 31 .742
46 46 1979-01-18 @ DET W 97 87 43 11 13 .846 36 15 18 .833
47 47 1979-01-20 HOU W 116 97 48 20 24 .833 40 17 24 .708
48 48 1979-01-24 PHI W 101 94 42 17 20 .850 41 12 16 .750
49 49 1979-01-26 NYK W 108 107 44 20 25 .800 49 9 10 .900
50 50 1979-01-28 NJN L 114 117 42 30 35 .857 46 25 34 .735
51 51 1979-01-31 MIL W 123 118 50 23 28 .821 49 20 26 .769
52 52 1979-02-02 SAS W 133 108 60 13 20 .650 49 10 13 .769
53 53 1979-02-06 @ POR L 93 110 36 21 25 .840 46 18 21 .857
54 54 1979-02-09 ATL L 102 105 41 20 26 .769 36 33 40 .825
55 55 1979-02-11 CLE W 136 101 50 36 48 .750 42 17 25 .680
56 56 1979-02-15 WSB W 119 108 48 23 34 .676 45 18 25 .720
57 57 1979-02-16 @ SEA L 104 119 45 14 22 .636 50 19 25 .760
58 58 1979-02-17 NOJ W 136 112 56 24 35 .686 46 20 24 .833
59 59 1979-02-20 @ NYK W 117 107 45 27 31 .871 49 9 12 .750
60 60 1979-02-21 @ NJN L 112 123 49 14 20 .700 50 23 36 .639
Team Opponent
Rk G Date Opp W/L Tm Opp FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
61 61 1979-02-23 @ KCK L 112 121 42 28 35 .800 49 23 29 .793
62 62 1979-02-24 @ ATL L 85 110 33 19 28 .679 48 14 19 .737
63 63 1979-02-28 IND W 103 102 40 23 29 .793 44 14 20 .700
64 64 1979-03-02 DEN L 105 119 43 19 23 .826 46 27 37 .730
65 65 1979-03-04 PHI W 119 94 52 15 21 .714 41 12 13 .923
66 66 1979-03-08 CHI W 132 117 56 20 27 .741 53 11 18 .611
67 67 1979-03-11 @ IND L 111 112 46 19 27 .704 42 28 37 .757
68 68 1979-03-13 @ CLE W 124 120 46 32 44 .727 48 24 28 .857
69 69 1979-03-14 @ BOS W 126 117 51 24 27 .889 50 17 23 .739
70 70 1979-03-16 @ SAS W 128 122 49 30 39 .769 47 28 32 .875
71 71 1979-03-17 @ HOU L 122 134 52 18 20 .900 52 30 35 .857
72 72 1979-03-18 @ NOJ L 117 121 47 23 32 .719 55 11 15 .733
73 73 1979-03-21 BOS W 134 113 57 20 24 .833 45 23 30 .767
74 74 1979-03-23 KCK W 126 107 47 32 40 .800 44 19 26 .731
75 75 1979-03-25 @ GSW W 111 95 49 13 14 .929 41 13 18 .722
76 76 1979-03-28 LAL W 112 106 43 26 28 .929 43 20 27 .741
77 77 1979-03-30 SEA W (1 OT) 113 111 47 19 29 .655 51 9 11 .818
78 78 1979-04-01 DET W 116 105 52 12 18 .667 45 15 24 .625
79 79 1979-04-04 POR W 106 95 44 18 23 .783 42 11 16 .688
80 80 1979-04-06 SDC W 118 117 43 32 41 .780 51 15 25 .600
Team Opponent
Rk G Date Opp W/L Tm Opp FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% FT FTA FT% ORB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF
81 81 1979-04-07 @ SDC L 116 120 48 20 25 .800 50 20 28 .714
82 82 1979-04-08 @ LAL L 103 111 44 15 18 .833 53 5 9 .556