NBA and ABA Games Played on December 7, 1972

Dec 7, 1972

2 NBA Games

Atlanta 94
Chicago 89 OT
Atlanta  191923258
Chicago  331815203
PTS P. Maravich-ATL 39
TRB W. Bellamy-ATL 24
Phoenix 117
Philadelphia 102  
Phoenix  30302928
Philadelphia  24253419
PTS N. Walk-PHO 27
TRB 2 tied 12

2 ABA Games

San Diego 89
Denver 102  
San Diego  22162625
Denver  19292331
PTS R. Simpson-DNR 22
Indiana 129
Virginia 132  
Indiana  35323131
Virginia  35353923
PTS J. Erving-VIR 41
TRB J. Erving-VIR 19

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*203.870112.6103.0
New York Knicks*225.815107.495.4
Buffalo Braves620.23115.598.9109.7
Philadelphia 76ers325.10719.5103.4115.4
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*1412.538102.899.4
Atlanta Hawks*1413.5190.5108.8109.5
Houston Rockets1015.4003.5108.7111.1
Cleveland Cavaliers918.3335.5100.7105.1


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*188.692104.295.9
Chicago Bulls*178.6800.5102.096.8
Kansas City-Omaha Kings1513.5364.0105.9108.1
Detroit Pistons1114.4406.5110.4112.9
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*214.840114.8105.4
Golden State Warriors*169.6405.0108.2103.8
Phoenix Suns1216.42910.5109.5111.4
Seattle SuperSonics921.30014.5100.2105.5
Portland Trail Blazers619.24015.0105.2111.9
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.