NBA Games Played on May 8, 1977

May 8, 1977

2 NBA Games

Portland 99
LA Lakers 97  
Portland  26281629
LA Lakers  25262620
PTS K. Abdul-Jabbar-LAL 40
TRB 2 tied 17
Houston 97
Philadelphia 106  
Houston  24213220
Philadelphia  29282326
PTS C. Murphy-HOU 32
TRB M. Malone-HOU 18

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Philadelphia 76ers*5032.610110.2106.2
Boston Celtics*4438.5376.0104.5106.5
New York Knicks4042.48810.0108.6108.6
Buffalo Braves3052.36620.0105.0109.5
New York Nets2260.26828.095.9102.7
Central Division
Houston Rockets*4933.598106.4104.8
Washington Bullets*4834.5851.0105.5104.5
San Antonio Spurs*4438.5375.0115.0114.4
Cleveland Cavaliers*4339.5246.0102.1101.0
New Orleans Jazz3547.42714.0104.6107.4
Atlanta Hawks3151.37818.0102.4106.4


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Denver Nuggets*5032.610112.6107.4
Chicago Bulls*4438.5376.098.998.0
Detroit Pistons*4438.5376.0109.4110.4
Kansas City Kings4042.48810.0107.7106.8
Indiana Pacers3646.43914.0106.8108.6
Milwaukee Bucks3052.36620.0108.4111.5
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*5329.646106.9104.1
Portland Trail Blazers*4933.5984.0111.7106.2
Golden State Warriors*4636.5617.0110.9107.7
Seattle SuperSonics4042.48813.0104.0105.5
Phoenix Suns3448.41519.0104.9104.2
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.