NBA and ABA Games Played on October 17, 1972

Oct 17, 1972

4 NBA Games

Boston 119
Atlanta 115  
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Boston 27313031
Atlanta 28303324
PTS D. Cowens-BOS 29
Philadelphia 114
Buffalo 122  
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Philadelphia 23312634
Buffalo 21344225
PTS J. Block-PHI 27
TRB B. Bridges-PHI 14
Houston 95
New York 103  
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Houston 27102632
New York 31262224
PTS J. Lucas-NYK 22
TRB D. DeBusschere-NYK 16
Milwaukee 108
Portland 111  
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Milwaukee 23273028
Portland 29362620
PTS K. Abdul-Jabbar-MIL 49
TRB K. Abdul-Jabbar-MIL 23

2 ABA Games

New York 93
Dallas 101  
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New York 21222822
Dallas 25232924
PTS G. Kennedy-DLC 21
Virginia 112
San Diego 117  
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Virginia 28302826
San Diego 24303528
PTS O. Taylor-SDA 25

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*401.000112.0103.8
New York Knicks*31.7501.0110.598.3
Buffalo Braves22.5002.0112.0114.0
Philadelphia 76ers04.0004.0101.0106.5
Central Division
Houston Rockets21.667108.3108.0
Baltimore Bullets*22.5000.5102.898.0
Atlanta Hawks*22.5000.5110.5111.0
Cleveland Cavaliers03.0002.093.7102.0

 

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  Table
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*21.667102.097.7
Kansas City-Omaha Kings11.5000.5103.5115.0
Chicago Bulls*12.3331.091.395.0
Detroit Pistons12.3331.0103.0108.3
Pacific Division
Phoenix Suns21.667112.0111.7
Seattle SuperSonics21.66795.399.0
Los Angeles Lakers*22.5000.5107.0103.5
Golden State Warriors*11.5000.587.088.5
Portland Trail Blazers12.3331.0105.0108.0

Conference Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Conference Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Boston Celtics*401.000112.0103.8
New York Knicks*31.7501.0110.598.3
Houston Rockets21.6671.5108.3108.0
Baltimore Bullets*22.5002.0102.898.0
Atlanta Hawks*22.5002.0110.5111.0
Buffalo Braves22.5002.0112.0114.0
Cleveland Cavaliers03.0003.593.7102.0
Philadelphia 76ers04.0004.0101.0106.5

 

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  Table
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Milwaukee Bucks*21.667102.097.7
Phoenix Suns21.667112.0111.7
Seattle SuperSonics21.66795.399.0
Los Angeles Lakers*22.5000.5107.0103.5
Golden State Warriors*11.5000.587.088.5
Kansas City-Omaha Kings11.5000.5103.5115.0
Chicago Bulls*12.3331.091.395.0
Detroit Pistons12.3331.0103.0108.3
Portland Trail Blazers12.3331.0105.0108.0

 

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