Atlanta Hawks Playoff Rosters

1970-1971 Atlanta Hawks Playoff Roster

Player Pos HT WT Birth Date Age Pre-Draft Team YOS Draft Status
Walt Bellamy C 6-11 225 Jul 24, 1939 31 Indiana 9 1961 Rnd 1, Pick 1, Chicago Zephyrs
Bill Bridges FC 6-6 228 Apr 4, 1939 31 Kansas 8 1961 Rnd 3, Pick 9, Chicago Zephyrs
Jerry Chambers SF 6-5 185 Jul 18, 1943 27 Utah 2 1966 Rnd 1, Pick 7, Los Angeles Lakers
Len Chappell PF 6-8 240 Jan 31, 1941 30 Wake Forest 8 1962 Rnd 1, Pick 4, Syracuse Nationals
Bob Christian C 6-10 255 May 11, 1946 24 Grambling State 0 1969 Rnd 8, Pick 10, Atlanta Hawks
Jim Davis C 6-9 225 Dec 18, 1941 29 Colorado 4 1964 Rnd 4, Pick 2, Detroit Pistons
Mahdi Abdul-Rahman PG 6-2 185 Apr 15, 1942 28 UCLA 6 1964 Territorial Pick, Los Angeles Lakers
Lou Hudson GF 6-5 210 Jul 11, 1944 26 Minnesota 4 1966 Rnd 1, Pick 4, St. Louis Hawks
Pete Maravich GF 6-5 197 Jun 22, 1947 23 LSU 0 1970 Rnd 1, Pick 3, Atlanta Hawks
John Vallely SG 6-3 185 Oct 3, 1948 22 UCLA 0 1970 Rnd 1, Pick 14, Atlanta Hawks
Herb White PG 6-2 195 Jun 15, 1948 22 Georgia 0 1970 Rnd 8, Pick 14, Atlanta Hawks

1970-1971 Playoff Matchups

Eastern Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
Second Round #1 New York Knicks #4 Atlanta Hawks NYK in 5
Second Round #2 Baltimore Bullets #3 Philadelphia Sixers WAS in 7
Conference Finals #1 New York Knicks #2 Baltimore Bullets WAS in 7

Western Conference
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
Second Round #1 Milwaukee Bucks #4 San Francisco Warriors MIL in 5
Second Round #2 Los Angeles Lakers #3 Chicago Bulls LAL in 7
Conference Finals #1 Milwaukee Bucks #2 Los Angeles Lakers MIL in 5

NBA Finals
DescriptionHomeAwayResult
NBA Finals #1 Milwaukee Bucks #2 Baltimore Bullets MIL in 4

1970-1971 Atlanta Playoff Stats

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST
Lou Hudson 5 42.6 25.4 7.0 3.0
Pete Maravich 5 39.8 22.0 5.2 4.8
Walt Bellamy 5 43.2 20.8 14.4 2.0
Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 5 40.4 14.0 5.0 5.4
Jim Davis 5 23.8 11.2 4.4 0.8
Bill Bridges 5 45.8 9.8 20.8 1.0
Jerry Chambers 4 5.5 1.8 1.2 0.0

1970-1971 Atlanta Hawks Conference Semi Finals Schedule

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Atlanta Leaders New York Leaders
Mar 25, 1971
@
New York
L, 112-101 Madison Square Garden
Conference Semi Finals
0-1 PTS: 23. P. Maravich
PTS: 25. Bill Bradley
Mar 27, 1971
@
New York
W, 104-113 Madison Square Garden
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 35. Lou Hudson
PTS: 29. Walt Frazier
Mar 28, 1971
v.
New York
L, 95-110 McCamish Pavilion
Conference Semi Finals
1-2 PTS: 29. Walt Bellamy
PTS: 29. Walt Frazier
Mar 30, 1971
v.
New York
L, 107-113 McCamish Pavilion
Conference Semi Finals
1-3 PTS: 30. Lou Hudson
PTS: 26. Walt Frazier
Apr 1, 1971
@
New York
L, 111-107 Madison Square Garden
Conference Semi Finals
1-4 PTS: 31. P. Maravich
PTS: 29. D. DeBusschere