NBA and ABA Games Played on January 3, 1972

Jan 3, 1972

1 NBA Game

Milwaukee 99
New York 101  
Milwaukee  28252422
New York  18282629
PTS K. Abdul-Jabbar-MIL 38
TRB K. Abdul-Jabbar-MIL 22

1 ABA Game

Indiana 101
Dallas 102  
Indiana  26302322
Dallas  24232431
PTS R. Brown-INA 27
TRB B. Netolicky-INA 12

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*2714.659113.5108.8
New York Knicks*2514.6411.0107.7101.4
Philadelphia 76ers1624.40010.5112.1115.5
Buffalo Braves1226.31613.5101.7110.3
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*1522.405106.2109.4
Cleveland Cavaliers1525.3751.5102.8109.5
Atlanta Hawks*1425.3592.0107.8111.4
Cincinnati Royals1027.2705.0103.5109.6


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*328.800114.0101.0
Chicago Bulls*2710.7303.5111.6102.3
Phoenix Suns2317.5759.0116.9110.0
Detroit Pistons1524.38516.5107.0113.9
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*373.925121.8107.8
Seattle SuperSonics2318.56114.5106.4105.0
Golden State Warriors*2019.51316.5104.1105.5
Houston Rockets1426.35023.0107.1111.9
Portland Trail Blazers932.22028.5106.5118.0
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.