1977-1978 Atlanta Hawks Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Atlanta Leaders Washington Leaders PPP
Apr 12, 1978
@
Washington
L, 103 - 94 US Airways Arena
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 20. B. Dandridge
296.5 - 270.6
Apr 14, 1978
v.
Washington
L, 103 - 107 Omni Coliseum
Opening Round
0-2 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 41. Kevin Grevey
292.0 - 303.3

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Atlanta Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 22, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 107 - 101 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
1-0 PTS: 23. John Drew
PTS: 24. C. Russell
305.7 - 288.5
Oct 25, 1977
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Boston
L, 110 - 103 XL Center
Regular Season
1-1 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 23. Dave Cowens
318.6 - 298.3
Oct 26, 1977
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New Jersey
W, 110 - 113 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
2-1 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 32. Bird Averitt
293.6 - 301.6
Oct 28, 1977
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 102 - 95 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
3-1 PTS: 16. E. Johnson, Jr.
PTS: 32. J. Edwards
312.8 - 291.4
Nov 1, 1977
v.
Seattle
W, 102 - 99 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
4-1 PTS: 18. Ron Behagen
PTS: 17. Mike Green
283.3 - 275.0
Nov 2, 1977
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Detroit
W, 89 - 102 Cobo Center
Regular Season
5-1 PTS: 22. John Drew
PTS: 29. Bob Lanier
302.8 - 347.0
Nov 4, 1977
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Kansas City
W, 110 - 111 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
6-1 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 20. Scott Wedman
317.9 - 320.8
Nov 5, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 100 - 94 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
7-1 PTS: 16. Steve Hawes
PTS: 23. Rick Barry
329.0 - 309.3
Nov 10, 1977
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Houston
W, 101 - 132 Compaq Center
Regular Season
8-1 PTS: 22. John Drew
PTS: 27. Moses Malone
324.5 - 424.1
Nov 11, 1977
v.
Portland
L, 92 - 132 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
8-2 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 27. Bill Walton
296.9 - 425.9
Nov 12, 1977
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San Antonio
L, 116 - 99 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
8-3 PTS: 22. Steve Hawes
PTS: 25. Larry Kenon
333.2 - 284.4
Nov 15, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
L, 93 - 114 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
8-4 PTS: 19. John Drew
PTS: 23. J. Erving
289.5 - 354.9
Nov 16, 1977
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Boston
L, 131 - 105 Boston Garden
Regular Season
8-5 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 20. Tom Boswell
318.3 - 255.1
Nov 19, 1977
v.
New Jersey
W, 129 - 114 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
9-5 PTS: 35. John Drew
PTS: 39. Bernard King
309.5 - 273.5
Nov 23, 1977
v.
Denver
W, 105 - 104 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
10-5 PTS: 22. C. Criss
PTS: 33. D. Thompson
297.1 - 294.3
Nov 25, 1977
v.
Milwaukee
L, 115 - 117 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
10-6 PTS: 30. John Drew
PTS: 24. J. Bridgeman
303.6 - 308.9
Nov 29, 1977
v.
Boston
W, 108 - 101 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
11-6 PTS: 22. John Brown
PTS: 29. C. Scott
311.6 - 291.4
Nov 30, 1977
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Buffalo
L, 105 - 93 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
11-7 PTS: 19. O. Johnson
PTS: 32. Billy Knight
320.8 - 284.1
Dec 3, 1977
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Golden State
L, 118 - 101 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
11-8 PTS: 18. O. Johnson
PTS: 27. Phil Smith
320.6 - 274.4
Dec 4, 1977
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Phoenix
W, 89 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
12-8 PTS: 30. C. Criss
PTS: 18. Alvan Adams
288.4 - 311.1
Dec 5, 1977
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Seattle
L, 99 - 88 Kingdome
Regular Season
12-9 PTS: 17. Tree Rollins
PTS: 26. Gus Williams
280.8 - 249.6
Dec 7, 1977
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Denver
L, 123 - 116 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
12-10 PTS: 20. John Drew
PTS: 34. Dan Issel
315.9 - 297.9
Dec 9, 1977
v.
New York
L, 84 - 103 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
12-11 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 22. J. McMillian
283.3 - 347.3
Dec 10, 1977
@
Cleveland
L, 102 - 87 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
12-12 PTS: 16. Ron Behagen
PTS: 29. Jim Chones
316.9 - 270.3
Dec 13, 1977
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New York
L, 107 - 106 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
12-13 PTS: 19. Tree Rollins
PTS: 30. Bob McAdoo
321.7 - 318.7
Dec 14, 1977
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Philadelphia
W, 99 - 108 Spectrum
Regular Season
13-13 PTS: 17. John Brown
PTS: 31. J. Erving
294.2 - 320.9
Dec 16, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 115 - 99 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
14-13 PTS: 23. Steve Hawes
PTS: 24. Billy Paultz
317.6 - 273.4
Dec 18, 1977
v.
Phoenix
W, 134 - 129 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
15-13 PTS: 28. John Drew
PTS: 33. Walter Davis
295.5 - 284.5
Dec 20, 1977
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Chicago
L, 94 - 86 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
15-14 PTS: 24. C. Criss
PTS: 35. A. Gilmore
332.7 - 304.4
Dec 21, 1977
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Indiana
L, 109 - 98 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
15-15 PTS: 16. Steve Hawes
PTS: 22. Ricky Sobers
316.9 - 284.9
Dec 23, 1977
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Milwaukee
W, 93 - 109 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
16-15 PTS: 19. John Drew
PTS: 21. M. Johnson
287.0 - 336.4
Dec 25, 1977
@
Washington
L, 100 - 93 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
16-16 PTS: 22. C. Criss
PTS: 24. B. Dandridge
309.9 - 288.2
Dec 26, 1977
v.
Washington
L, 106 - 113 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
16-17 PTS: 25. Steve Hawes
PTS: 21. T. Henderson
267.2 - 284.8
Dec 28, 1977
v.
Indiana
W, 99 - 92 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
17-17 PTS: 23. Steve Hawes
PTS: 21. Ricky Sobers
308.8 - 287.0
Dec 30, 1977
v.
Denver
L, 104 - 106 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
17-18 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 32. Dan Issel
294.4 - 300.1
Jan 3, 1978
v.
Detroit
L, 103 - 106 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
17-19 PTS: 16. C. Criss
PTS: 22. Bob Lanier
291.5 - 300.0
Jan 4, 1978
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Detroit
L, 111 - 97 Cobo Center
Regular Season
17-20 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 28. Bob Lanier
334.4 - 292.3
Jan 6, 1978
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New Orleans
L, 96 - 94 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
17-21 PTS: 17. Armond Hill
PTS: 27. G. Goodrich
317.9 - 311.3
Jan 7, 1978
v.
Houston
W, 106 - 83 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
18-21 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 41. C. Murphy
319.3 - 250.0
Jan 11, 1978
v.
Washington
W, 100 - 95 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
19-21 PTS: 35. John Drew
PTS: 24. Elvin Hayes
295.3 - 280.5
Jan 13, 1978
v.
San Antonio
L, 92 - 98 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
19-22 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 37. G. Gervin
327.1 - 348.4
Jan 14, 1978
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Kansas City
L, 110 - 101 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
19-23 PTS: 23. C. Criss
PTS: 29. Ron Boone
287.5 - 263.9
Jan 17, 1978
v.
Kansas City
W, 111 - 90 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
20-23 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 21. Ron Boone
289.0 - 234.3
Jan 18, 1978
v.
New Orleans
L, 106 - 108 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
20-24 PTS: 21. Armond Hill
PTS: 34. P. Maravich
296.0 - 301.6
Jan 19, 1978
v.
Chicago
L, 95 - 105 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
20-25 PTS: 21. John Drew
PTS: 27. Scott May
319.5 - 353.2
Jan 21, 1978
v.
Indiana
W, 111 - 100 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
21-25 PTS: 28. John Drew
PTS: 24. J. Williamson
297.3 - 267.8
Jan 22, 1978
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Cleveland
L, 93 - 89 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
21-26 PTS: 31. John Drew
PTS: 20. C. Russell
342.8 - 328.1
Jan 27, 1978
v.
New York
W, 105 - 96 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
22-26 PTS: 21. John Drew
PTS: 26. Earl Monroe
316.2 - 289.1
Jan 29, 1978
v.
Buffalo
W, 107 - 102 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
23-26 PTS: 45. John Drew
PTS: 21. Randy Smith
287.6 - 274.2
Jan 31, 1978
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Chicago
L, 106 - 103 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
23-27 PTS: 23. C. Criss
PTS: 33. A. Gilmore
330.0 - 320.6
Feb 2, 1978
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Indiana
W, 105 - 107 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
24-27 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 23. Earl Tatum
297.8 - 303.5
Feb 8, 1978
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Denver
L, 114 - 109 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
24-28 PTS: 30. John Drew
PTS: 28. Dan Issel
343.4 - 328.3
Feb 9, 1978
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Phoenix
L, 125 - 98 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
24-29 PTS: 41. John Drew
PTS: 28. Walter Davis
296.6 - 232.5
Feb 12, 1978
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L.A. Lakers
W, 103 - 116 The Forum
Regular Season
25-29 PTS: 48. John Drew
PTS: 39. K. Abdul-Jabbar
339.6 - 382.5
Feb 15, 1978
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Portland
L, 102 - 99 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
25-30 PTS: 32. John Drew
PTS: 19. Johnny Davis
324.1 - 314.6
Feb 17, 1978
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New Orleans
W, 102 - 111 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
26-30 PTS: 38. John Drew
PTS: 32. G. Goodrich
295.4 - 321.5
Feb 18, 1978
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Houston
L, 121 - 112 Compaq Center
Regular Season
26-31 PTS: 41. John Drew
PTS: 31. C. Murphy
307.0 - 284.2
Feb 22, 1978
v.
Phoenix
W, 107 - 95 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
27-31 PTS: 34. John Drew
PTS: 37. P. Westphal
298.8 - 265.3
Feb 23, 1978
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San Antonio
L, 118 - 105 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
27-32 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 23. G. Gervin
316.1 - 281.2
Feb 24, 1978
v.
Golden State
L, 96 - 97 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
27-33 PTS: 25. John Drew
PTS: 27. Phil Smith
298.2 - 301.3
Feb 26, 1978
v.
Buffalo
W, 119 - 117 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
28-33 PTS: 38. John Drew
PTS: 31. Randy Smith
283.7 - 278.9
Feb 28, 1978
v.
Boston
W, 117 - 85 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
29-33 PTS: 21. John Drew
PTS: 20. Dave Cowens
305.1 - 221.6
Mar 1, 1978
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New Jersey
L, 97 - 95 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
29-34 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 37. J. Williamson
317.0 - 310.5
Mar 3, 1978
v.
Houston
W, 133 - 110 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
30-34 PTS: 32. John Drew
PTS: 32. C. Murphy
328.5 - 271.7
Mar 5, 1978
v.
Seattle
W, 101 - 94 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
31-34 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 20. Jack Sikma
320.9 - 298.7
Mar 7, 1978
v.
Detroit
W, 123 - 109 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
32-34 PTS: 19. John Drew
PTS: 26. Bob Lanier
309.5 - 274.3
Mar 8, 1978
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Philadelphia
L, 108 - 97 Spectrum
Regular Season
32-35 PTS: 15. Armond Hill
PTS: 16. Steve Mix
323.4 - 290.4
Mar 10, 1978
v.
Portland
W, 114 - 105 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
33-35 PTS: 20. Tom McMillen
PTS: 23. Johnny Davis
294.3 - 271.0
Mar 12, 1978
v.
Milwaukee
W, 98 - 93 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
34-35 PTS: 17. C. Criss
PTS: 28. M. Johnson
324.7 - 308.1
Mar 16, 1978
@
Golden State
L, 104 - 98 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
34-36 PTS: 21. Armond Hill
PTS: 29. Phil Smith
309.5 - 291.7
Mar 18, 1978
@
Portland
L, 105 - 86 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
34-37 PTS: 14. John Brown
PTS: 27. Tom Owens
328.8 - 269.3
Mar 19, 1978
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 101 - 87 The Forum
Regular Season
34-38 PTS: 18. Steve Hawes
PTS: 31. A. Dantley
337.3 - 290.6
Mar 21, 1978
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Milwaukee
L, 100 - 86 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
34-39 PTS: 21. C. Criss
PTS: 21. M. Johnson
326.0 - 280.4
Mar 24, 1978
v.
New Orleans
W, 96 - 94 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
35-39 PTS: 29. E. Johnson, Jr.
PTS: 34. G. Goodrich
286.3 - 280.3
Mar 25, 1978
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Washington
L, 98 - 95 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
35-40 PTS: 25. E. Johnson, Jr.
PTS: 18. B. Dandridge
316.2 - 306.6
Mar 28, 1978
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 105 - 104 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
36-40 PTS: 30. John Drew
PTS: 28. Norm Nixon
288.4 - 285.7
Mar 31, 1978
v.
Philadelphia
W, 111 - 110 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
37-40 PTS: 34. John Drew
PTS: 23. G. McGinnis
315.9 - 313.0
Apr 2, 1978
v.
New Jersey
W, 124 - 113 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
38-40 PTS: 27. John Drew
PTS: 40. J. Williamson
313.6 - 285.8
Apr 4, 1978
@
New York
W, 101 - 105 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
39-40 PTS: 24. John Drew
PTS: 33. Bob McAdoo
275.5 - 286.5
Apr 5, 1978
@
Buffalo
W, 74 - 87 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
40-40 PTS: 21. John Drew
PTS: 17. Bird Averitt
312.0 - 366.8
Apr 7, 1978
v.
Cleveland
L, 109 - 111 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
40-41 PTS: 29. John Drew
PTS: 27. C. Russell
303.9 - 309.5
Apr 9, 1978
v.
Chicago
W, 99 - 85 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
41-41 PTS: 19. Steve Hawes
PTS: 15. M. Landsberger
331.5 - 284.6