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1978-79 Washington Bullets Team Game Log

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Record: 54-28, Finished 1st in NBA Atlantic Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick Motta (54-28)

PTS/G: 114.9 (3rd of 22) ▪ Opp PTS/G: 109.9 (9th of 22)
SRS: 4.75 (2nd of 22) ▪ Pace: 106.5 (9th of 22)
Off Rtg: 107.4 (2nd of 22) ▪ Def Rtg: 102.7 (8th of 22)
Expected W-L: 53-29 (2nd of 22)

Arena: Capital Centre ▪ Attendance: NA

NBA 1979 Playoffs:
Lost NBA Finals (4-1) versus Seattle SuperSonics  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Finals (4-3) versus San Antonio Spurs  (Series Stats)
Won NBA Eastern Conference Semifinals (4-3) versus Atlanta Hawks  (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 NOJ W 117 101 52 13 16 .813 43 15 19 .789
2 2 1978-10-17 NJN W 113 109 37 39 53 .736 42 25 33 .758
3 3 1978-10-18 @ PHI W 121 111 48 25 32 .781 47 17 24 .708
4 4 1978-10-21 DET W 119 99 52 15 18 .833 42 15 24 .625
5 5 1978-10-24 @ POR L 102 104 41 20 30 .667 39 26 34 .765
6 6 1978-10-25 @ SEA L 92 121 34 24 34 .706 50 21 28 .750
7 7 1978-10-27 @ GSW L 83 102 36 11 16 .688 47 8 10 .800
8 8 1978-10-29 @ LAL L 93 109 43 7 11 .636 45 19 20 .950
9 9 1978-10-31 ATL L 108 110 43 22 34 .647 41 28 32 .875
10 10 1978-11-01 @ IND W 124 113 49 26 31 .839 53 7 7 1.000
11 11 1978-11-04 SAS W 124 119 54 16 22 .727 49 21 32 .656
12 12 1978-11-07 POR W 143 103 59 25 34 .735 47 9 15 .600
13 13 1978-11-10 PHI L 122 123 49 24 34 .706 51 21 29 .724
14 14 1978-11-11 @ SAS L 124 143 45 34 46 .739 56 31 35 .886
15 15 1978-11-14 @ CLE W 122 106 49 24 32 .750 41 24 32 .750
16 16 1978-11-15 MIL W 138 111 51 36 45 .800 48 15 18 .833
17 17 1978-11-17 @ NJN W 143 94 62 19 27 .704 39 16 18 .889
18 18 1978-11-18 DEN W 119 114 47 25 35 .714 49 16 28 .571
19 19 1978-11-22 @ BOS W 119 103 48 23 30 .767 44 15 19 .789
20 20 1978-11-24 LAL W 113 103 49 15 22 .682 46 11 18 .611
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 1978-11-26 GSW W 110 102 46 18 27 .667 41 20 28 .714
22 22 1978-11-28 @ NYK W 133 106 57 19 27 .704 46 14 19 .737
23 23 1978-12-01 @ NOJ W 117 115 51 15 21 .714 47 21 26 .808
24 24 1978-12-02 KCK L 109 110 39 31 39 .795 46 18 21 .857
25 25 1978-12-05 CLE W 117 102 45 27 43 .628 41 20 28 .714
26 26 1978-12-06 @ HOU W 101 96 43 15 18 .833 39 18 22 .818
27 27 1978-12-08 NJN L 100 108 38 24 46 .522 43 22 26 .846
28 28 1978-12-09 PHO W 101 98 43 15 25 .600 43 12 19 .632
29 29 1978-12-13 SDC W 134 117 49 36 43 .837 47 23 29 .793
30 30 1978-12-15 @ DET W 116 114 45 26 45 .578 50 14 24 .583
31 31 1978-12-16 BOS W 125 117 44 37 46 .804 46 25 29 .862
32 32 1978-12-20 @ PHO W 137 129 57 23 34 .676 57 15 19 .789
33 33 1978-12-22 @ LAL L 115 127 48 19 28 .679 56 15 23 .652
34 34 1978-12-23 @ POR L 109 114 42 25 35 .714 46 22 25 .880
35 35 1978-12-26 IND W 108 104 47 14 18 .778 44 16 22 .727
36 36 1978-12-28 @ NYK L 99 109 44 11 16 .688 48 13 21 .619
37 37 1979-01-02 CHI W 109 86 49 11 13 .846 36 14 22 .636
38 38 1979-01-05 PHO W 104 94 39 26 50 .520 42 10 17 .588
39 39 1979-01-06 @ ATL W 106 102 43 20 33 .606 43 16 18 .889
40 40 1979-01-09 @ DEN L 90 121 34 22 31 .710 49 23 26 .885
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 1979-01-14 SDC W 125 91 56 13 17 .765 40 11 19 .579
42 42 1979-01-17 NOJ W 112 102 49 14 19 .737 46 10 16 .625
43 43 1979-01-19 @ CHI W 113 102 47 19 21 .905 46 10 19 .526
44 44 1979-01-20 IND W 109 104 47 15 21 .714 42 20 23 .870
45 45 1979-01-23 SEA L 100 103 43 14 18 .778 44 15 18 .833
46 46 1979-01-24 @ BOS W 128 106 54 20 22 .909 47 12 14 .857
47 47 1979-01-26 @ KCK L 128 142 50 28 35 .800 62 18 27 .667
48 48 1979-01-28 NYK W 122 105 44 34 42 .810 43 19 32 .594
49 49 1979-01-30 ATL W 109 105 36 37 47 .787 43 19 25 .760
50 50 1979-02-01 @ SAS W 123 122 47 29 39 .744 50 22 28 .786
51 51 1979-02-02 @ HOU W 120 106 49 22 26 .846 47 12 20 .600
52 52 1979-02-07 @ MIL W 96 90 37 22 33 .667 40 10 13 .769
53 53 1979-02-11 @ PHI L 99 107 43 13 21 .619 39 29 39 .744
54 54 1979-02-13 @ SDC W (2 OT) 138 136 59 20 26 .769 58 20 22 .909
55 55 1979-02-15 @ PHO L 108 119 45 18 25 .720 48 23 34 .676
56 56 1979-02-16 @ GSW L 103 109 47 9 19 .474 45 19 29 .655
57 57 1979-02-18 @ SEA W 105 94 42 21 27 .778 35 24 36 .667
58 58 1979-02-22 HOU L 110 120 50 10 17 .588 49 22 24 .917
59 59 1979-02-23 SEA W 132 110 48 36 48 .750 42 26 32 .813
60 60 1979-02-25 GSW W 99 89 43 13 16 .813 40 9 10 .900
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 1979-02-28 CHI W 124 113 47 30 44 .682 50 13 22 .591
62 62 1979-03-04 SAS W 129 128 53 23 33 .697 55 18 22 .818
63 63 1979-03-07 @ IND L 105 109 41 23 33 .697 45 19 25 .760
64 64 1979-03-09 @ KCK L 116 121 41 34 43 .791 49 23 26 .885
65 65 1979-03-11 @ DEN W 119 98 49 21 28 .750 43 12 27 .444
66 66 1979-03-13 LAL W 120 111 51 18 22 .818 49 13 17 .765
67 67 1979-03-16 MIL L (2 OT) 126 134 48 30 37 .811 60 14 19 .737
68 68 1979-03-17 @ CLE W 117 114 47 23 29 .793 46 22 30 .733
69 69 1979-03-18 CLE W 126 112 48 30 40 .750 47 18 23 .783
70 70 1979-03-20 @ NOJ W 126 107 56 14 21 .667 48 11 15 .733
71 71 1979-03-21 NYK W 119 106 46 27 36 .750 48 10 15 .667
72 72 1979-03-23 @ DET L 114 124 44 26 32 .813 51 22 27 .815
73 73 1979-03-25 DET W 116 107 51 14 19 .737 46 15 20 .750
74 74 1979-03-27 PHI L 97 100 39 19 27 .704 44 12 17 .706
75 75 1979-03-28 @ NJN W 127 108 49 29 38 .763 47 14 21 .667
76 76 1979-03-30 POR L 104 132 42 20 20 1.000 60 12 14 .857
77 77 1979-04-01 DEN W 105 89 45 15 21 .714 35 19 28 .679
78 78 1979-04-03 @ MIL W 112 108 46 20 25 .800 48 12 16 .750
79 79 1979-04-04 BOS W 145 119 62 21 27 .778 47 25 35 .714
80 80 1979-04-06 @ CHI L 114 128 45 24 31 .774 56 16 23 .696
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 @ ATL L 102 103 40 22 28 .786 47 9 12 .750
82 82 1979-04-08 HOU L 102 112 42 18 24 .750 48 16 21 .762
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Playoffs

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 1979-04-15 ATL W 103 89 40 23 26 .885 40 9 14 .643
2 2 1979-04-17 ATL L 99 107 39 21 27 .778 41 25 27 .926
3 3 1979-04-20 @ ATL W 89 77 39 11 14 .786 35 7 10 .700
4 4 1979-04-22 @ ATL W (1 OT) 120 118 42 36 43 .837 43 32 40 .800
5 5 1979-04-24 ATL L 103 107 42 19 28 .679 44 19 25 .760
6 6 1979-04-26 @ ATL L 86 104 31 24 30 .800 41 22 24 .917
7 7 1979-04-29 ATL W 100 94 40 20 27 .741 41 12 14 .857
8 8 1979-05-04 SAS L 97 118 41 15 21 .714 52 14 20 .700
9 9 1979-05-06 SAS W 115 95 49 17 29 .586 39 17 20 .850
10 10 1979-05-09 @ SAS L 114 116 45 24 34 .706 42 32 40 .800
11 11 1979-05-11 @ SAS L 102 118 45 12 20 .600 47 24 34 .706
12 12 1979-05-13 SAS W 107 103 45 17 23 .739 40 23 33 .697
13 13 1979-05-16 @ SAS W 108 100 45 18 28 .643 44 12 15 .800
14 14 1979-05-18 SAS W 107 105 42 23 33 .697 43 19 26 .731
15 15 1979-05-20 SEA W 99 97 42 15 20 .750 43 11 23 .478
16 16 1979-05-24 SEA L 82 92 35 12 22 .545 37 18 28 .643
17 17 1979-05-27 @ SEA L 95 105 35 25 36 .694 42 21 26 .808
18 18 1979-05-29 @ SEA L (1 OT) 112 114 42 28 33 .848 44 26 36 .722
19 19 1979-06-01 SEA L 93 97 39 15 23 .652 42 13 18 .722