NBA and ABA Games Played on October 22, 1972

Oct 22, 1972

3 NBA Games

Milwaukee 104
Cleveland 84  
Milwaukee  25212929
Cleveland  14291724
PTS B. Dandridge-MIL 27
TRB B. Dandridge-MIL 14
Chicago 99
LA Lakers 104  
Chicago  18262332
LA Lakers  26262428
PTS J. West-LAL 35
TRB W. Chamberlain-LAL 22
Portland 119
Seattle 120 OT
Portland  302323349
Seattle  1835372010
PTS J. Brisker-SEA 30
TRB J. Fox-SEA 17

1 ABA Game

Utah 116
New York 119  
Utah  27282536
New York  22283534
PTS B. Melchionni-NYA 36
TRB 2 tied 13

Division Standings

  • * Playoff teams
Division Standings Table
Eastern Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Atlantic Division
Boston Celtics*601.000113.0105.7
New York Knicks*51.8331.0107.595.0
Buffalo Braves24.3334.0104.8112.2
Philadelphia 76ers05.0005.598.4107.4
Central Division
Houston Rockets32.600108.4112.4
Baltimore Bullets*33.5000.5101.096.5
Atlanta Hawks*24.3331.5108.5112.0
Cleveland Cavaliers06.0003.591.7100.8


Western Conference W L W/L% GB PS/G PA/G
Midwest Division
Milwaukee Bucks*51.833101.787.7
Kansas City-Omaha Kings22.5002.099.5106.3
Chicago Bulls*23.4002.5100.697.2
Detroit Pistons23.4002.599.6106.0
Pacific Division
Golden State Warriors*31.75094.891.5
Phoenix Suns31.750116.3113.0
Los Angeles Lakers*42.667109.7102.8
Seattle SuperSonics33.5001.0102.5107.7
Portland Trail Blazers15.1673.0105.8112.3
Please note that teams tied in the standings are sorted by team name and no tiebreakers are being applied to these standings.