NBA and ABA Games Played on December 5, 1972

Dec 5, 1972

7 NBA Games

Portland 121
Atlanta 122  
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Portland 29283727
Atlanta 20363531
PTS G. Petrie-POR 39
TRB 2 tied 14
Phoenix 97
Buffalo 108  
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Phoenix 32222815
Buffalo 27273222
PTS D. Van Arsdale-PHO 29
TRB L. Green-PHO 19
Detroit 108
Chicago 130  
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Detroit 19253034
Chicago 18363640
PTS C. Walker-CHI 26
TRB B. Lanier-DET 17
Baltimore 103
Cleveland 100  
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Baltimore 26232826
Cleveland 20262727
PTS A. Carr-CLE 31
Houston 101
Golden State 108  
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Houston 27222626
Golden State 24312231
PTS R. Barry-GSW 30
TRB N. Thurmond-GSW 20
Milwaukee 94
LA Lakers 116  
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Milwaukee 21232228
LA Lakers 22302836
PTS K. Abdul-Jabbar-MIL 29
TRB H. Hairston-LAL 18
Kansas City-Omaha 103
New York 125  
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Kansas City-Omaha 27242230
New York 33223139
PTS D. DeBusschere-NYK 28
TRB D. DeBusschere-NYK 19

No games played on this date.

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
New York Knicks*225.815107.495.4
Boston Celtics*203.870112.6103.0
Buffalo Braves620.23115.598.9109.7
Philadelphia 76ers224.07719.5102.8115.3
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*1312.520102.499.3
Atlanta Hawks*1313.5000.5109.4110.3
Houston Rockets1015.4003.0108.7111.1
Cleveland Cavaliers918.3335.0100.7105.1

 

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  Table
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*187.720104.895.9
Chicago Bulls*177.7080.5102.596.9
Kansas City-Omaha Kings1512.5564.0105.5107.6
Detroit Pistons1014.4177.5110.2113.2
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*214.840114.8105.4
Golden State Warriors*169.6405.0108.2103.8
Phoenix Suns1115.42310.5109.4111.7
Seattle SuperSonics821.27615.0100.3106.0
Portland Trail Blazers618.25014.5105.3111.8

Conference Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Conference Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
New York Knicks*225.815107.495.4
Boston Celtics*203.870112.6103.0
Baltimore Bullets*1312.5208.0102.499.3
Atlanta Hawks*1313.5008.5109.4110.3
Houston Rockets1015.40011.0108.7111.1
Cleveland Cavaliers918.33313.0100.7105.1
Buffalo Braves620.23115.598.9109.7
Philadelphia 76ers224.07719.5102.8115.3

 

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  Table
Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Los Angeles Lakers*214.840114.8105.4
Milwaukee Bucks*187.7203.0104.895.9
Chicago Bulls*177.7083.5102.596.9
Golden State Warriors*169.6405.0108.2103.8
Kansas City-Omaha Kings1512.5567.0105.5107.6
Phoenix Suns1115.42310.5109.4111.7
Detroit Pistons1014.41710.5110.2113.2
Seattle SuperSonics821.27615.0100.3106.0
Portland Trail Blazers618.25014.5105.3111.8