NBA Games Played on January 5, 1978

Jan 5, 1978

3 NBA Games

Phoenix 121
Boston 111  
Phoenix  32352826
Boston  27381927
PTS P. Westphal-PHO 43
TRB 2 tied 12
New Jersey 94
Cleveland 110  
New Jersey  20202232
Cleveland  30283022
PTS B. King-NJN 20
TRB J. Chones-CLE 13
New Orleans 116
Milwaukee 109  
New Orleans  28262834
Milwaukee  24144130
PTS P. Maravich-NOJ 38
TRB T. Robinson-NOJ 16

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Philadelphia 76ers*2311.676114.4109.2
New York Knicks*2016.5564.0111.7111.1
Buffalo Braves1420.4129.0103.1105.7
Boston Celtics1124.31412.5106.5111.2
New Jersey Nets927.25015.0105.5112.3
Central Division
Washington Bullets*2014.588109.1107.0
San Antonio Spurs*1917.5282.0113.9113.5
Cleveland Cavaliers*1917.5282.0101.8102.3
Atlanta Hawks*1720.4594.5103.8106.4
New Orleans Jazz1521.4176.0107.9110.3
Houston Rockets1420.4126.0104.4106.1


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Denver Nuggets*2313.639112.1110.4
Chicago Bulls2017.5413.5103.8102.5
Milwaukee Bucks*2019.5134.5111.7112.3
Detroit Pistons1718.4865.5106.3106.9
Indiana Pacers1518.4556.5111.1110.7
Kansas City Kings1323.36110.0107.9109.8
Pacific Division
Portland Trail Blazers*295.853110.2100.7
Phoenix Suns*2314.6227.5110.8107.5
Seattle SuperSonics*1920.48712.5103.3103.0
Los Angeles Lakers*1719.47213.0106.9106.4
Golden State Warriors1620.44414.0106.3107.1
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.