NBA and ABA Games Played on December 31, 1970

Dec 31, 1970

2 NBA Games

Cleveland 85
Atlanta 119  
Cleveland  16232521
Atlanta  31252835
PTS P. Maravich-ATL 32
TRB B. Christian-ATL 15
San Francisco 144
Boston 106  
San Francisco  37302849
Boston  29302720
PTS 2 tied 32
TRB J. Lucas-SFW 21

1 ABA Game

Virginia 127
Carolina 117  
Virginia  38322433
Carolina  27322533
PTS C. Scott-VIR 26

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
New York Knicks*3111.738109.5101.8
Philadelphia 76ers*2418.5717.0113.8112.1
Boston Celtics2217.5647.5116.9114.5
Buffalo Braves1131.26220.0104.2110.7
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*2116.568113.2110.8
Cincinnati Royals1621.4325.0116.0118.1
Atlanta Hawks*1327.3259.5111.4115.0
Cleveland Cavaliers539.11419.599.5114.7


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*297.806117.9106.4
Detroit Pistons2614.6505.0110.8109.6
Chicago Bulls*2316.5907.5110.3105.6
Phoenix Suns2319.5489.0114.5112.6
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*2215.595115.3110.9
San Francisco Warriors*2319.5481.5107.6107.2
San Diego Rockets2120.5123.0113.5113.5
Seattle SuperSonics1822.4505.5114.0116.0
Portland Trail Blazers1228.30011.5113.8119.9
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.