NBA and ABA Games Played on January 6, 1972

Jan 6, 1972

1 NBA Game

Portland 115
Golden State 119  
Portland  28322926
Golden State  37273619
PTS N. Thurmond-GSW 37
TRB S. Wicks-POR 19

2 ABA Games

Dallas 104
Memphis 103  
Dallas  27143330
Memphis  22182835
PTS D. Freeman-DLC 25
Pittsburgh 130
Virginia 137  
Pittsburgh  37283134
Virginia  28383734
PTS B. Verga-PTC 43

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*2814.667113.5108.7
New York Knicks*2515.6252.0107.6101.9
Philadelphia 76ers1725.40511.0112.5116.3
Buffalo Braves1227.30814.5101.3110.4
Central Division
Baltimore Bullets*1622.421106.3108.8
Atlanta Hawks*1526.3662.5107.9111.3
Cleveland Cavaliers1526.3662.5102.8109.5
Cincinnati Royals1028.2636.0103.6109.7


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*348.810114.2101.1
Chicago Bulls*2811.7184.5112.2102.6
Phoenix Suns2417.5859.5116.7110.0
Detroit Pistons1526.36618.5107.0114.2
Pacific Division
Los Angeles Lakers*383.927121.6107.7
Seattle SuperSonics2419.55815.0107.0105.6
Golden State Warriors*2219.53716.0104.7105.3
Houston Rockets1527.35723.5107.4111.9
Portland Trail Blazers934.20930.0106.4117.7
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.