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1995-96 Phoenix Suns Schedule and Results

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Record: 41-41, Finished 4th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Paul Westphal (14-19), Cotton Fitzsimmons (27-22)

PTS/G: 104.3 (4th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 104.0 (25th of 29)
SRS: 0.28 (16th of 29) ▪ Pace: 93.2 (9th of 29)
Off Rtg: 110.3 (7th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 110.0 (23rd of 29)
Expected W-L: 42-40 (16th of 29)

Arena: America West Arena ▪ Attendance: 779,943 (8th of 29)

NBA 1996 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference First Round (1-3) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)

Regular Season

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Nov 3, 1995 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 106 112 0 1 L 1
2 Sun, Nov 5, 1995 Box Score Houston Rockets L 104 106 0 2 L 2
3 Tue, Nov 7, 1995 Box Score @ New York Knicks W 102 94 1 2 W 1
4 Wed, Nov 8, 1995 Box Score @ Boston Celtics L 109 113 1 3 L 1
5 Fri, Nov 10, 1995 Box Score @ Toronto Raptors W 112 108 2 3 W 1
6 Sun, Nov 12, 1995 Box Score Golden State Warriors W 112 109 3 3 W 2
7 Wed, Nov 15, 1995 Box Score Denver Nuggets L 3OT 127 137 3 4 L 1
8 Fri, Nov 17, 1995 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 96 105 3 5 L 2
9 Sat, Nov 18, 1995 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers W 107 102 4 5 W 1
10 Wed, Nov 22, 1995 Box Score Atlanta Hawks W 117 112 5 5 W 2
11 Sat, Nov 25, 1995 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers W 114 113 6 5 W 3
12 Mon, Nov 27, 1995 Box Score Utah Jazz L 105 114 6 6 L 1
13 Wed, Nov 29, 1995 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 96 107 6 7 L 2
14 Fri, Dec 1, 1995 Box Score Minnesota Timberwolves W 111 105 7 7 W 1
15 Sat, Dec 2, 1995 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 93 101 7 8 L 1
16 Tue, Dec 5, 1995 Box Score Vancouver Grizzlies W 112 108 8 8 W 1
17 Fri, Dec 8, 1995 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 98 103 8 9 L 1
18 Sat, Dec 9, 1995 Box Score Miami Heat L 92 94 8 10 L 2
19 Tue, Dec 12, 1995 Box Score Charlotte Hornets L 100 115 8 11 L 3
20 Sat, Dec 16, 1995 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W OT 111 108 9 11 W 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
21 Tue, Dec 19, 1995 Box Score @ Houston Rockets L 96 103 9 12 L 1
22 Wed, Dec 20, 1995 Box Score Washington Bullets W OT 106 104 10 12 W 1
23 Fri, Dec 22, 1995 Box Score @ Vancouver Grizzlies W 101 80 11 12 W 2
24 Mon, Dec 25, 1995 Box Score San Antonio Spurs L 100 105 11 13 L 1
25 Wed, Dec 27, 1995 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 105 90 12 13 W 1
26 Fri, Dec 29, 1995 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 103 92 13 13 W 2
27 Sat, Dec 30, 1995 Box Score Seattle SuperSonics L OT 112 123 13 14 L 1
28 Thu, Jan 4, 1996 Box Score Minnesota Timberwolves L 93 98 13 15 L 2
29 Fri, Jan 5, 1996 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 88 94 13 16 L 3
30 Tue, Jan 9, 1996 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers L 100 105 13 17 L 4
31 Thu, Jan 11, 1996 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors W 111 106 14 17 W 1
32 Fri, Jan 12, 1996 Box Score Dallas Mavericks L OT 130 140 14 18 L 1
33 Sun, Jan 14, 1996 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers L 74 89 14 19 L 2
34 Wed, Jan 17, 1996 Box Score Orlando Magic L 95 113 14 20 L 3
35 Fri, Jan 19, 1996 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers L 84 101 14 21 L 4
36 Sun, Jan 21, 1996 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 111 97 15 21 W 1
37 Tue, Jan 23, 1996 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers L 102 117 15 22 L 1
38 Wed, Jan 24, 1996 Box Score @ Minnesota Timberwolves W 101 91 16 22 W 1
39 Fri, Jan 26, 1996 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks W 107 97 17 22 W 2
40 Sun, Jan 28, 1996 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls L 82 93 17 23 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
41 Tue, Jan 30, 1996 Box Score @ Miami Heat W 114 99 18 23 W 1
42 Wed, Jan 31, 1996 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks W 120 84 19 23 W 2
43 Fri, Feb 2, 1996 Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 85 107 19 24 L 1
44 Sun, Feb 4, 1996 Box Score @ Washington Bullets W OT 123 115 20 24 W 1
45 Tue, Feb 6, 1996 Box Score Chicago Bulls W 106 96 21 24 W 2
46 Thu, Feb 8, 1996 Box Score New Jersey Nets W 107 102 22 24 W 3
47 Tue, Feb 13, 1996 Box Score Seattle SuperSonics L 98 102 22 25 L 1
48 Thu, Feb 15, 1996 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers W 96 84 23 25 W 1
49 Fri, Feb 16, 1996 Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics L 99 117 23 26 L 1
50 Mon, Feb 19, 1996 Box Score Vancouver Grizzlies W OT 98 94 24 26 W 1
51 Wed, Feb 21, 1996 Box Score Boston Celtics W 120 107 25 26 W 2
52 Fri, Feb 23, 1996 Box Score Toronto Raptors W 110 105 26 26 W 3
53 Sun, Feb 25, 1996 Box Score New York Knicks W 113 105 27 26 W 4
54 Mon, Feb 26, 1996 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 87 110 27 27 L 1
55 Wed, Feb 28, 1996 Box Score @ Minnesota Timberwolves W 117 93 28 27 W 1
56 Fri, Mar 1, 1996 Box Score Detroit Pistons L 97 102 28 28 L 1
57 Sun, Mar 3, 1996 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W 121 114 29 28 W 1
58 Tue, Mar 5, 1996 Box Score Indiana Pacers W 108 95 30 28 W 2
59 Thu, Mar 7, 1996 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 92 103 30 29 L 1
60 Fri, Mar 8, 1996 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 97 119 30 30 L 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
61 Sun, Mar 10, 1996 Box Score @ Orlando Magic L 106 122 30 31 L 3
62 Tue, Mar 12, 1996 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets W 98 88 31 31 W 1
63 Wed, Mar 13, 1996 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons L 115 118 31 32 L 1
64 Fri, Mar 15, 1996 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers W 128 102 32 32 W 1
65 Sun, Mar 17, 1996 Box Score @ Charlotte Hornets L 102 103 32 33 L 1
66 Thu, Mar 21, 1996 Box Score Golden State Warriors W 104 96 33 33 W 1
67 Sat, Mar 23, 1996 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors L 89 98 33 34 L 1
68 Sun, Mar 24, 1996 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 103 92 34 34 W 1
69 Tue, Mar 26, 1996 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 102 98 35 34 W 2
70 Fri, Mar 29, 1996 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 108 85 36 34 W 3
71 Sun, Mar 31, 1996 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 83 97 36 35 L 1
72 Tue, Apr 2, 1996 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 111 104 37 35 W 1
73 Thu, Apr 4, 1996 Box Score Utah Jazz W 107 100 38 35 W 2
74 Fri, Apr 5, 1996 Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics L 2OT 121 130 38 36 L 1
75 Sun, Apr 7, 1996 Box Score @ Vancouver Grizzlies W 112 92 39 36 W 1
76 Tue, Apr 9, 1996 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 91 98 39 37 L 1
77 Wed, Apr 10, 1996 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 79 103 39 38 L 2
78 Sun, Apr 14, 1996 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 114 118 39 39 L 3
79 Tue, Apr 16, 1996 Box Score Houston Rockets W 111 100 40 39 W 1
80 Wed, Apr 17, 1996 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 102 103 40 40 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
81 Fri, Apr 19, 1996 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 123 103 41 40 W 1
82 Sun, Apr 21, 1996 Box Score @ Houston Rockets L 110 118 41 41 L 1

Playoffs

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Apr 26, 1996 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 98 120 0 1 L 1
2 Sun, Apr 28, 1996 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 105 110 0 2 L 2
3 Wed, May 1, 1996 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 94 93 1 2 W 1
4 Fri, May 3, 1996 Box Score San Antonio Spurs L 98 116 1 3 L 1