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1996-97 San Antonio Spurs Schedule and Results

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Record: 20-62, Finished 6th in NBA Midwest Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bob Hill (3-15), Gregg Popovich (17-47)

PTS/G: 90.5 (27th of 29) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 98.3 (19th of 29)
SRS: -7.93 (28th of 29) ▪ Pace: 87.3 (26th of 29)
Off Rtg: 103.3 (27th of 29) ▪ Def Rtg: 112.3 (29th of 29)
Expected W-L: 19-63 (28th of 29)

Arena: Alamodome ▪ Attendance: 706,641 (11th of 29)

Regular Season

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Nov 1, 1996 Box Score @ Minnesota Timberwolves L 78 82 0 1 L 1
2 Sun, Nov 3, 1996 Box Score Denver Nuggets L 79 88 0 2 L 2
3 Tue, Nov 5, 1996 Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers W 74 68 1 2 W 1
4 Wed, Nov 6, 1996 Box Score @ Washington Bullets L 86 96 1 3 L 1
5 Fri, Nov 8, 1996 Box Score Seattle SuperSonics L 75 87 1 4 L 2
6 Sun, Nov 10, 1996 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers L 81 94 1 5 L 3
7 Wed, Nov 13, 1996 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers W 95 83 2 5 W 1
8 Fri, Nov 15, 1996 Box Score Indiana Pacers L 78 93 2 6 L 1
9 Sun, Nov 17, 1996 Box Score Golden State Warriors L 92 102 2 7 L 2
10 Wed, Nov 20, 1996 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers L 81 93 2 8 L 3
11 Fri, Nov 22, 1996 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 86 96 2 9 L 4
12 Sun, Nov 24, 1996 Box Score @ Vancouver Grizzlies L 91 96 2 10 L 5
13 Tue, Nov 26, 1996 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks L 101 105 2 11 L 6
14 Wed, Nov 27, 1996 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 109 120 2 12 L 7
15 Sat, Nov 30, 1996 Box Score Chicago Bulls L 88 97 2 13 L 8
16 Wed, Dec 4, 1996 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers W 113 103 3 13 W 1
17 Fri, Dec 6, 1996 Box Score Vancouver Grizzlies L 89 105 3 14 L 1
18 Sun, Dec 8, 1996 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors L 88 114 3 15 L 2
19 Tue, Dec 10, 1996 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns L 76 93 3 16 L 3
20 Thu, Dec 12, 1996 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 94 97 3 17 L 4
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
21 Sat, Dec 14, 1996 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 106 105 4 17 W 1
22 Thu, Dec 19, 1996 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 115 101 5 17 W 2
23 Sat, Dec 21, 1996 Box Score Phoenix Suns W 101 88 6 17 W 3
24 Mon, Dec 23, 1996 Box Score Miami Heat L 79 90 6 18 L 1
25 Thu, Dec 26, 1996 Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics L 86 94 6 19 L 2
26 Sun, Dec 29, 1996 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers L 86 110 6 20 L 3
27 Mon, Dec 30, 1996 Box Score @ Vancouver Grizzlies W 95 88 7 20 W 1
28 Thu, Jan 2, 1997 Box Score Utah Jazz W 83 80 8 20 W 2
29 Fri, Jan 3, 1997 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets W 93 91 9 20 W 3
30 Sun, Jan 5, 1997 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers L 84 93 9 21 L 1
31 Tue, Jan 7, 1997 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets L 74 90 9 22 L 2
32 Wed, Jan 8, 1997 Box Score @ Boston Celtics L 83 107 9 23 L 3
33 Fri, Jan 10, 1997 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons L 78 84 9 24 L 4
34 Sat, Jan 11, 1997 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks L OT 82 87 9 25 L 5
35 Wed, Jan 15, 1997 Box Score New York Knicks L 77 94 9 26 L 6
36 Fri, Jan 17, 1997 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 96 76 10 26 W 1
37 Mon, Jan 20, 1997 Box Score @ Minnesota Timberwolves L 83 96 10 27 L 1
38 Wed, Jan 22, 1997 Box Score New Jersey Nets L 95 103 10 28 L 2
39 Fri, Jan 24, 1997 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 97 87 11 28 W 1
40 Sun, Jan 26, 1997 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 76 94 11 29 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
41 Wed, Jan 29, 1997 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 92 99 11 30 L 2
42 Fri, Jan 31, 1997 Box Score Minnesota Timberwolves L 95 97 11 31 L 3
43 Mon, Feb 3, 1997 Box Score Sacramento Kings L 79 85 11 32 L 4
44 Wed, Feb 5, 1997 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L 97 113 11 33 L 5
45 Thu, Feb 6, 1997 Box Score @ New York Knicks L 84 96 11 34 L 6
46 Tue, Feb 11, 1997 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W 111 97 12 34 W 1
47 Wed, Feb 12, 1997 Box Score Vancouver Grizzlies L 101 106 12 35 L 1
48 Fri, Feb 14, 1997 Box Score Golden State Warriors L 94 108 12 36 L 2
49 Sat, Feb 15, 1997 Box Score Atlanta Hawks L 89 109 12 37 L 3
50 Tue, Feb 18, 1997 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 105 113 12 38 L 4
51 Wed, Feb 19, 1997 Box Score Toronto Raptors L 92 125 12 39 L 5
52 Fri, Feb 21, 1997 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks W 98 93 13 39 W 1
53 Sun, Feb 23, 1997 Box Score @ Houston Rockets L 85 95 13 40 L 1
54 Mon, Feb 24, 1997 Box Score Charlotte Hornets L 84 96 13 41 L 2
55 Wed, Feb 26, 1997 Box Score Minnesota Timberwolves L 89 108 13 42 L 3
56 Fri, Feb 28, 1997 Box Score @ Orlando Magic L 73 94 13 43 L 4
57 Sun, Mar 2, 1997 Box Score @ Miami Heat L 72 79 13 44 L 5
58 Tue, Mar 4, 1997 Box Score @ Charlotte Hornets L 98 105 13 45 L 6
59 Wed, Mar 5, 1997 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls L 69 111 13 46 L 7
60 Fri, Mar 7, 1997 Box Score @ Toronto Raptors W 106 103 14 46 W 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
61 Sat, Mar 8, 1997 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers W 102 98 15 46 W 2
62 Tue, Mar 11, 1997 Box Score Houston Rockets L 79 103 15 47 L 1
63 Fri, Mar 14, 1997 Box Score Boston Celtics W 103 92 16 47 W 1
64 Sat, Mar 15, 1997 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 105 121 16 48 L 1
65 Mon, Mar 17, 1997 Box Score Washington Bullets L 85 109 16 49 L 2
66 Thu, Mar 20, 1997 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns L 106 113 16 50 L 3
67 Fri, Mar 21, 1997 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L OT 110 114 16 51 L 4
68 Sun, Mar 23, 1997 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 91 106 16 52 L 5
69 Tue, Mar 25, 1997 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 64 59 17 52 W 1
70 Thu, Mar 27, 1997 Box Score Orlando Magic W 97 93 18 52 W 2
71 Sat, Mar 29, 1997 Box Score Utah Jazz L 102 115 18 53 L 1
72 Wed, Apr 2, 1997 Box Score Detroit Pistons L 92 99 18 54 L 2
73 Fri, Apr 4, 1997 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers W 94 83 19 54 W 1
74 Sat, Apr 5, 1997 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors L 103 120 19 55 L 1
75 Mon, Apr 7, 1997 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 93 116 19 56 L 2
76 Tue, Apr 8, 1997 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 96 90 20 56 W 1
77 Thu, Apr 10, 1997 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 81 98 20 57 L 1
78 Sat, Apr 12, 1997 Box Score Seattle SuperSonics L 91 96 20 58 L 2
79 Mon, Apr 14, 1997 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 106 120 20 59 L 3
80 Tue, Apr 15, 1997 Box Score @ Seattle SuperSonics L 88 108 20 60 L 4
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
81 Fri, Apr 18, 1997 Box Score Phoenix Suns L 95 106 20 61 L 5
82 Sun, Apr 20, 1997 Box Score Houston Rockets L 99 103 20 62 L 6