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1986-87 Seattle SuperSonics Schedule and Results

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Record: 39-43, Finished 4th in NBA Pacific Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Bernie Bickerstaff (39-43)

PTS/G: 113.7 (5th of 23) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 113.3 (15th of 23)
SRS: 0.08 (11th of 23) ▪ Pace: 101.8 (7th of 23)
Off Rtg: 110.7 (6th of 23) ▪ Def Rtg: 110.3 (16th of 23)
Expected W-L: 42-40 (10th of 23)

Arena: Seattle Center Coliseum ▪ Attendance: 356,352 (21st of 23)

NBA 1987 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Western Conference Finals (4-0) versus Los Angeles Lakers  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference Semifinals (4-2) versus Houston Rockets  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Western Conference First Round (3-1) versus Dallas Mavericks  (Series Stats)

Regular Season

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Fri, Oct 31, 1986 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers W 127 110 1 0 W 1
2 Sat, Nov 1, 1986 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 114 103 2 0 W 2
3 Tue, Nov 4, 1986 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 96 110 2 1 L 1
4 Thu, Nov 6, 1986 Box Score Dallas Mavericks L 124 147 2 2 L 2
5 Sat, Nov 8, 1986 Box Score New York Knicks W 105 102 3 2 W 1
6 Tue, Nov 11, 1986 Box Score Philadelphia 76ers L 114 121 3 3 L 1
7 Wed, Nov 12, 1986 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 97 122 3 4 L 2
8 Sat, Nov 15, 1986 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors W 127 121 4 4 W 1
9 Tue, Nov 18, 1986 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 119 105 5 4 W 2
10 Thu, Nov 20, 1986 Box Score Milwaukee Bucks L 105 116 5 5 L 1
11 Sat, Nov 22, 1986 Box Score Indiana Pacers W 121 111 6 5 W 1
12 Tue, Nov 25, 1986 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 113 103 7 5 W 2
13 Wed, Nov 26, 1986 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 91 127 7 6 L 1
14 Fri, Nov 28, 1986 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns W 117 104 8 6 W 1
15 Tue, Dec 2, 1986 Box Score Chicago Bulls L OT 109 115 8 7 L 1
16 Thu, Dec 4, 1986 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs W 109 102 9 7 W 1
17 Sat, Dec 6, 1986 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 136 80 10 7 W 2
18 Wed, Dec 10, 1986 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 94 101 10 8 L 1
19 Thu, Dec 11, 1986 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 113 107 11 8 W 1
20 Sat, Dec 13, 1986 Box Score Dallas Mavericks L 109 126 11 9 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
21 Tue, Dec 16, 1986 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers L 118 126 11 10 L 2
22 Thu, Dec 18, 1986 Box Score Houston Rockets W 114 100 12 10 W 1
23 Fri, Dec 19, 1986 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns W 108 106 13 10 W 2
24 Sun, Dec 21, 1986 Box Score Golden State Warriors L 112 121 13 11 L 1
25 Tue, Dec 23, 1986 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 127 116 14 11 W 1
26 Fri, Dec 26, 1986 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 113 107 15 11 W 2
27 Sun, Dec 28, 1986 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 118 127 15 12 L 1
28 Tue, Dec 30, 1986 Box Score Boston Celtics L 102 104 15 13 L 2
29 Fri, Jan 2, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks L 107 117 15 14 L 3
30 Sat, Jan 3, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets L 114 138 15 15 L 4
31 Tue, Jan 6, 1987 Box Score Phoenix Suns W 138 108 16 15 W 1
32 Thu, Jan 8, 1987 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors W 115 108 17 15 W 2
33 Sun, Jan 11, 1987 Box Score Utah Jazz W 127 111 18 15 W 3
34 Tue, Jan 13, 1987 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 109 117 18 16 L 1
35 Wed, Jan 14, 1987 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 130 104 19 16 W 1
36 Fri, Jan 16, 1987 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 134 100 20 16 W 2
37 Sat, Jan 17, 1987 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 115 125 20 17 L 1
38 Wed, Jan 21, 1987 Box Score @ Philadelphia 76ers L OT 123 129 20 18 L 2
39 Fri, Jan 23, 1987 Box Score @ New Jersey Nets W 125 120 21 18 W 1
40 Sat, Jan 24, 1987 Box Score @ Atlanta Hawks L 87 97 21 19 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
41 Mon, Jan 26, 1987 Box Score @ Utah Jazz W 108 95 22 19 W 1
42 Wed, Jan 28, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers W 125 101 23 19 W 2
43 Fri, Jan 30, 1987 Box Score @ Golden State Warriors L 119 127 23 20 L 1
44 Sat, Jan 31, 1987 Box Score Phoenix Suns W OT 118 112 24 20 W 1
45 Mon, Feb 2, 1987 Box Score New Jersey Nets W 108 100 25 20 W 2
46 Wed, Feb 4, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks L 94 124 25 21 L 1
47 Thu, Feb 5, 1987 Box Score @ San Antonio Spurs L 111 117 25 22 L 2
48 Tue, Feb 10, 1987 Box Score Atlanta Hawks L 113 125 25 23 L 3
49 Thu, Feb 12, 1987 Box Score @ Milwaukee Bucks L 104 106 25 24 L 4
50 Fri, Feb 13, 1987 Box Score @ Chicago Bulls L 98 106 25 25 L 5
51 Mon, Feb 16, 1987 Box Score @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 94 105 25 26 L 6
52 Wed, Feb 18, 1987 Box Score @ Indiana Pacers L 88 105 25 27 L 7
53 Thu, Feb 19, 1987 Box Score @ Detroit Pistons L 105 117 25 28 L 8
54 Sat, Feb 21, 1987 Box Score Washington Bullets W 110 93 26 28 W 1
55 Mon, Feb 23, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Clippers W 124 112 27 28 W 2
56 Tue, Feb 24, 1987 Box Score @ Utah Jazz L 103 133 27 29 L 1
57 Thu, Feb 26, 1987 Box Score Denver Nuggets W 106 100 28 29 W 1
58 Sat, Feb 28, 1987 Box Score @ Phoenix Suns W 112 105 29 29 W 2
59 Mon, Mar 2, 1987 Box Score Cleveland Cavaliers W 123 107 30 29 W 3
60 Wed, Mar 4, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 124 138 30 30 L 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
61 Thu, Mar 5, 1987 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers W 127 122 31 30 W 1
62 Sat, Mar 7, 1987 Box Score Houston Rockets W 118 115 32 30 W 2
63 Tue, Mar 10, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 2OT 136 127 33 30 W 3
64 Wed, Mar 11, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks L 117 130 33 31 L 1
65 Fri, Mar 13, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers L 104 108 33 32 L 2
66 Sun, Mar 15, 1987 Box Score @ Sacramento Kings L 106 107 33 33 L 3
67 Mon, Mar 16, 1987 Box Score San Antonio Spurs W 122 111 34 33 W 1
68 Thu, Mar 19, 1987 Box Score @ Washington Bullets L 106 110 34 34 L 1
69 Fri, Mar 20, 1987 Box Score @ Boston Celtics L 108 112 34 35 L 2
70 Mon, Mar 23, 1987 Box Score @ New York Knicks W OT 126 121 35 35 W 1
71 Thu, Mar 26, 1987 Box Score @ Denver Nuggets L 113 123 35 36 L 1
72 Fri, Mar 27, 1987 Box Score Golden State Warriors L 105 106 35 37 L 2
73 Sun, Mar 29, 1987 Box Score Detroit Pistons L 107 108 35 38 L 3
74 Tue, Mar 31, 1987 Box Score Sacramento Kings W 132 129 36 38 W 1
75 Thu, Apr 2, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 114 117 36 39 L 1
76 Sat, Apr 4, 1987 Box Score Portland Trail Blazers L 123 126 36 40 L 2
77 Tue, Apr 7, 1987 Box Score Phoenix Suns L OT 125 127 36 41 L 3
78 Fri, Apr 10, 1987 Box Score @ Portland Trail Blazers L 115 121 36 42 L 4
79 Tue, Apr 14, 1987 Box Score Utah Jazz W 103 102 37 42 W 1
80 Thu, Apr 16, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Clippers W 118 87 38 42 W 2
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
81 Sat, Apr 18, 1987 Box Score Golden State Warriors L 127 132 38 43 L 1
82 Sun, Apr 19, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers W 110 104 39 43 W 1

Playoffs

G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
1 Thu, Apr 23, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks L 129 151 0 1 L 1
2 Sat, Apr 25, 1987 Box Score @ Dallas Mavericks W 112 110 1 1 W 1
3 Tue, Apr 28, 1987 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 117 107 2 1 W 2 at Seattle, WA (Clarence S. "Hec" Edmundson Pavillion)
4 Thu, Apr 30, 1987 Box Score Dallas Mavericks W 124 98 3 1 W 3 at Seattle, WA (Clarence S. "Hec" Edmundson Pavillion)
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
5 Sat, May 2, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W OT 111 106 4 1 W 4
6 Tue, May 5, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets W 99 97 5 1 W 5
7 Thu, May 7, 1987 Box Score Houston Rockets L 84 102 5 2 L 1
8 Sat, May 9, 1987 Box Score Houston Rockets W 117 102 6 2 W 1
9 Tue, May 12, 1987 Box Score @ Houston Rockets L 107 112 6 3 L 1
10 Thu, May 14, 1987 Box Score Houston Rockets W 2OT 128 125 7 3 W 1
G Date Opponent Tm Opp W L Streak Notes
11 Sat, May 16, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 87 92 7 4 L 1
12 Tue, May 19, 1987 Box Score @ Los Angeles Lakers L 104 112 7 5 L 2
13 Sat, May 23, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 121 122 7 6 L 3
14 Mon, May 25, 1987 Box Score Los Angeles Lakers L 102 133 7 7 L 4