NBA and ABA Games Played on December 18, 1972

Dec 18, 1972

1 NBA Game

Portland 95
Kansas City-Omaha 113  
Portland  26252321
Kansas City-Omaha  32173133
PTS T. Archibald-KCO 30
TRB R. Riley-KCO 12

1 ABA Game

Dallas 126
Utah 146  
Dallas  26302842
Utah  44313338
PTS W. Wise-UTS 32
TRB W. Wise-UTS 9

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*263.897112.4101.9
New York Knicks*258.7583.0106.895.8
Buffalo Braves922.29018.099.1108.8
Philadelphia 76ers330.09125.0103.1116.6
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*1813.581104.2100.7
Atlanta Hawks*1715.5311.5109.4110.3
Houston Rockets1317.4334.5108.3109.8
Cleveland Cavaliers925.26510.599.4105.0


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*229.710105.095.8
Chicago Bulls*2010.6671.5101.796.8
Kansas City-Omaha Kings1916.5435.0107.5109.0
Detroit Pistons1317.4338.5111.0113.3
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*255.833115.3104.4
Golden State Warriors*1911.6336.0107.9104.2
Phoenix Suns1418.43812.0109.3110.4
Seattle SuperSonics1025.28617.5100.3106.0
Portland Trail Blazers725.21919.0104.3112.8
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.