1976-1977 Boston Celtics Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Boston Leaders San Antonio Leaders PPP
Apr 12, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 104 - 94 Boston Garden
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 24. Jo Jo White
PTS: 20. Larry Kenon
328.4 - 296.8
Apr 15, 1977
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San Antonio
W, 109 - 113 HemisFair Arena
Opening Round
2-0 PTS: 38. Jo Jo White
PTS: 30. G. Gervin
305.6 - 316.8

NBA Playoffs - Conference Semi Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Boston Leaders Philadelphia Leaders PPP
Apr 17, 1977
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Philadelphia
W, 111 - 113 Spectrum
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 22. C. Scott
PTS: 36. J. Erving
309.5 - 315.0
Apr 20, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 113 - 101 Spectrum
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 31. J. Havlicek
PTS: 30. J. Erving
299.9 - 268.1
Apr 22, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
L, 100 - 109 Boston Garden
Conference Semi Finals
1-2 PTS: 25. J. Havlicek
PTS: 27. J. Erving
306.1 - 333.6
Apr 24, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 124 - 119 Boston Garden
Conference Semi Finals
2-2 PTS: 37. Dave Cowens
PTS: 36. Doug Collins
297.5 - 285.5
Apr 27, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 110 - 91 Spectrum
Conference Semi Finals
2-3 PTS: 20. C. Scott
PTS: 23. Doug Collins
343.6 - 284.2
Apr 29, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 113 - 108 Boston Garden
Conference Semi Finals
3-3 PTS: 40. Jo Jo White
PTS: 32. Doug Collins
309.8 - 296.1
May 1, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 83 - 77 Spectrum
Conference Semi Finals
3-4 PTS: 17. Jo Jo White
PTS: 27. W. Free
293.8 - 272.6

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Boston Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 21, 1976
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Indiana
W, 122 - 129 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
1-0 PTS: 32. J. Havlicek
PTS: 29. Billy Knight
325.6 - 344.2
Oct 23, 1976
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Milwaukee
W, 107 - 111 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
2-0 PTS: 29. Jo Jo White
PTS: 25. B. Dandridge
305.1 - 316.5
Oct 28, 1976
v.
Buffalo
W, 112 - 105 XL Center
Regular Season
3-0 PTS: 31. C. Scott
PTS: 28. Don Adams
299.3 - 280.6
Oct 30, 1976
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San Antonio
W, 117 - 126 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
4-0 PTS: 31. J. Havlicek
PTS: 37. G. Gervin
332.9 - 358.5
Nov 2, 1976
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New Orleans
L, 115 - 97 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
4-1 PTS: 30. Dave Cowens
PTS: 43. P. Maravich
328.4 - 277.0
Nov 3, 1976
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Houston
L, 117 - 111 Compaq Center
Regular Season
4-2 PTS: 28. C. Scott
PTS: 35. Mike Newlin
309.4 - 293.5
Nov 5, 1976
v.
Washington
L, 104 - 107 Boston Garden
Regular Season
4-3 PTS: 26. Jo Jo White
PTS: 28. Elvin Hayes
308.9 - 317.8
Nov 6, 1976
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Washington
L, 109 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
4-4 PTS: 27. Jo Jo White
PTS: 36. Elvin Hayes
316.8 - 299.3
Nov 10, 1976
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 117 - 112 Boston Garden
Regular Season
5-4 PTS: 28. Jo Jo White
PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
335.4 - 321.1
Nov 12, 1976
v.
New Orleans
W, 117 - 110 Boston Garden
Regular Season
6-4 PTS: 22. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 21. Aaron James
319.6 - 300.5
Nov 13, 1976
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Buffalo
L, 118 - 107 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
6-5 PTS: 28. Jo Jo White
PTS: 26. John Shumate
299.3 - 271.4
Nov 17, 1976
v.
Atlanta
W, 104 - 91 Boston Garden
Regular Season
7-5 PTS: 20. J. Havlicek
PTS: 20. Tom Barker
284.6 - 249.0
Nov 19, 1976
v.
Denver
W, 112 - 108 Boston Garden
Regular Season
8-5 PTS: 22. C. Scott
PTS: 29. Dan Issel
292.1 - 281.7
Nov 20, 1976
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Detroit
L, 116 - 110 Cobo Center
Regular Season
8-6 PTS: 28. J. Havlicek
PTS: 40. Bob Lanier
323.9 - 307.1
Nov 23, 1976
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Philadelphia
L, 116 - 102 Spectrum
Regular Season
8-7 PTS: 21. Curtis Rowe
PTS: 19. J. Erving
333.2 - 293.0
Nov 24, 1976
v.
Kansas City
W, 133 - 111 Boston Garden
Regular Season
9-7 PTS: 24. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 28. Ron Boone
364.6 - 304.3
Nov 26, 1976
v.
Cleveland
L, 92 - 108 Boston Garden
Regular Season
9-8 PTS: 17. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 22. Bingo Smith
332.6 - 390.4
Nov 27, 1976
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New York
W, 109 - 123 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
10-8 PTS: 36. Jo Jo White
PTS: 31. Earl Monroe
300.5 - 339.1
Dec 1, 1976
v.
Seattle
W, 107 - 103 Boston Garden
Regular Season
11-8 PTS: 19. C. Scott
PTS: 36. Fred Brown
323.6 - 311.5
Dec 3, 1976
v.
Chicago
W, 115 - 109 Boston Garden
Regular Season
12-8 PTS: 38. Jo Jo White
PTS: 28. M. Johnson
340.2 - 322.4
Dec 5, 1976
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Kansas City
L, 102 - 96 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
12-9 PTS: 17. J. Havlicek
PTS: 21. Brian Taylor
322.8 - 303.8
Dec 8, 1976
v.
Portland
W, 104 - 95 Boston Garden
Regular Season
13-9 PTS: 21. Jo Jo White
PTS: 25. M. Lucas
317.8 - 290.3
Dec 10, 1976
v.
Phoenix
L, 103 - 107 Boston Garden
Regular Season
13-10 PTS: 19. C. Scott
PTS: 25. Ricky Sobers
293.2 - 304.6
Dec 11, 1976
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Chicago
L, 84 - 76 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
13-11 PTS: 20. Jo Jo White
PTS: 23. A. Gilmore
311.2 - 281.6
Dec 15, 1976
v.
Milwaukee
W, 129 - 125 Boston Garden
Regular Season
14-11 PTS: 29. C. Scott
PTS: 41. J. Bridgeman
332.9 - 322.5
Dec 17, 1976
v.
New York
L, 109 - 123 Boston Garden
Regular Season
14-12 PTS: 26. C. Scott
PTS: 32. Walt Frazier
311.4 - 351.4
Dec 18, 1976
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Atlanta
W, 110 - 117 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
15-12 PTS: 24. C. Scott
PTS: 24. J. Meriweather
298.3 - 317.3
Dec 19, 1976
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New York
W, 87 - 94 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
16-12 PTS: 23. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 19. Bob Love
288.7 - 312.0
Dec 21, 1976
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Cleveland
L, 108 - 101 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
16-13 PTS: 20. Jo Jo White
PTS: 23. Jim Cleamons
303.8 - 284.1
Dec 26, 1976
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Denver
W, 101 - 103 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
17-13 PTS: 31. C. Scott
PTS: 29. D. Thompson
303.0 - 309.0
Dec 28, 1976
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L.A. Lakers
L, 134 - 105 The Forum
Regular Season
17-14 PTS: 18. Curtis Rowe
PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
326.6 - 255.9
Dec 29, 1976
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Phoenix
L, 97 - 87 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
17-15 PTS: 24. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 30. P. Westphal
353.2 - 316.8
Jan 2, 1977
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Golden State
L, 105 - 98 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
17-16 PTS: 33. Jo Jo White
PTS: 29. Rick Barry
323.4 - 301.8
Jan 4, 1977
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Portland
L, 128 - 84 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
17-17 PTS: 15. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 21. L. Hollins
307.0 - 201.5
Jan 5, 1977
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Seattle
L, 94 - 93 KeyArena
Regular Season
17-18 PTS: 26. C. Scott
PTS: 20. D. Johnson
307.2 - 304.0
Jan 8, 1977
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Buffalo
W, 106 - 109 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
18-18 PTS: 24. J. Havlicek
PTS: 26. A. Dantley
314.2 - 323.1
Jan 11, 1977
v.
Houston
W, 105 - 101 XL Center
Regular Season
19-18 PTS: 26. C. Scott
PTS: 28. R. Tomjanovich
339.4 - 326.5
Jan 12, 1977
v.
Indiana
L, 101 - 112 Boston Garden
Regular Season
19-19 PTS: 30. Jo Jo White
PTS: 33. Billy Knight
317.0 - 351.5
Jan 14, 1977
v.
Portland
L, 92 - 107 Boston Garden
Regular Season
19-20 PTS: 19. Curtis Rowe
PTS: 16. M. Lucas
300.1 - 349.0
Jan 16, 1977
v.
New York
W, 106 - 91 Boston Garden
Regular Season
20-20 PTS: 18. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 17. J. Williamson
323.2 - 277.5
Jan 18, 1977
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New Orleans
L, 99 - 89 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
20-21 PTS: 28. J. Havlicek
PTS: 44. P. Maravich
353.6 - 317.9
Jan 19, 1977
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Houston
W, 102 - 112 Compaq Center
Regular Season
21-21 PTS: 24. Jo Jo White
PTS: 27. R. Tomjanovich
305.4 - 335.3
Jan 21, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 103 - 90 Boston Garden
Regular Season
22-21 PTS: 28. Jo Jo White
PTS: 22. M. Olberding
335.8 - 293.4
Jan 22, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 109 - 94 Spectrum
Regular Season
22-22 PTS: 20. J. Havlicek
PTS: 36. W. Free
336.3 - 290.0
Jan 23, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
L, 83 - 91 Boston Garden
Regular Season
22-23 PTS: 18. F. Saunders
PTS: 19. J. Erving
308.2 - 337.9
Jan 25, 1977
v.
Detroit
L, 89 - 91 Boston Garden
Regular Season
22-24 PTS: 30. J. Havlicek
PTS: 22. Bob Lanier
320.3 - 327.5
Jan 26, 1977
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Indiana
L, 121 - 101 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
22-25 PTS: 28. J. Havlicek
PTS: 35. Billy Knight
323.4 - 269.9
Jan 28, 1977
v.
Milwaukee
W, 119 - 113 Boston Garden
Regular Season
23-25 PTS: 33. J. Havlicek
PTS: 28. J. Bridgeman
314.6 - 298.8
Jan 30, 1977
v.
Golden State
L, 92 - 109 Boston Garden
Regular Season
23-26 PTS: 20. J. Havlicek
PTS: 35. Phil Smith
279.4 - 331.0
Feb 2, 1977
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New York
L, 99 - 89 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
23-27 PTS: 29. Dave Cowens
PTS: 24. Al Skinner
349.4 - 314.1
Feb 4, 1977
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 99 - 98 Boston Garden
Regular Season
24-27 PTS: 25. J. Havlicek
PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
303.0 - 299.9
Feb 6, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 113 - 97 Boston Garden
Regular Season
25-27 PTS: 28. Dave Cowens
PTS: 22. Randy Smith
324.0 - 278.1
Feb 11, 1977
v.
New York
W, 119 - 111 Boston Garden
Regular Season
26-27 PTS: 25. J. Havlicek
PTS: 31. Bob McAdoo
345.8 - 322.5
Feb 15, 1977
v.
Detroit
W, 109 - 99 XL Center
Regular Season
27-27 PTS: 23. Jo Jo White
PTS: 32. Bob Lanier
316.2 - 287.2
Feb 16, 1977
@
Washington
L, 111 - 92 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
27-28 PTS: 15. Jo Jo White
PTS: 34. Elvin Hayes
331.6 - 274.8
Feb 17, 1977
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Kansas City
W, 125 - 126 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
28-28 PTS: 33. Dave Cowens
PTS: 26. Brian Taylor
305.8 - 308.2
Feb 20, 1977
@
Golden State
W, 112 - 114 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
29-28 PTS: 24. J. Havlicek
PTS: 37. Rick Barry
318.1 - 323.8
Feb 22, 1977
@
Portland
L, 113 - 111 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
29-29 PTS: 33. J. Havlicek
PTS: 43. L. Hollins
290.2 - 285.0
Feb 25, 1977
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Seattle
W, 92 - 102 KeyArena
Regular Season
30-29 PTS: 20. Jo Jo White
PTS: 20. N. Weatherspoon
303.3 - 336.3
Feb 26, 1977
@
Phoenix
W, 104 - 108 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
31-29 PTS: 24. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 22. P. Westphal
313.9 - 325.9
Feb 27, 1977
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Denver
L, 121 - 100 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
31-30 PTS: 24. Dave Cowens
PTS: 31. D. Thompson
346.2 - 286.1
Mar 1, 1977
v.
Golden State
L, 94 - 101 XL Center
Regular Season
31-31 PTS: 21. Jo Jo White
PTS: 22. Phil Smith
301.9 - 324.4
Mar 4, 1977
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Detroit
W, 92 - 94 Cobo Center
Regular Season
32-31 PTS: 21. Jo Jo White
PTS: 28. Kevin Porter
300.7 - 307.2
Mar 6, 1977
v.
Denver
W, 112 - 110 Boston Garden
Regular Season
33-31 PTS: 27. Jo Jo White
PTS: 24. D. Thompson
286.2 - 281.0
Mar 9, 1977
v.
Seattle
L, 86 - 114 TD Garden
Regular Season
33-32 PTS: 16. Jo Jo White
PTS: 24. Slick Watts
300.8 - 398.7
Mar 13, 1977
v.
Phoenix
W, 124 - 107 Boston Garden
Regular Season
34-32 PTS: 21. Dave Cowens
PTS: 29. Alvan Adams
321.1 - 277.1
Mar 15, 1977
@
Chicago
L, 107 - 96 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
34-33 PTS: 22. Dave Cowens
PTS: 28. A. Gilmore
316.5 - 284.0
Mar 17, 1977
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Milwaukee
L, 100 - 91 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
34-34 PTS: 24. J. Havlicek
PTS: 21. B. Winters
335.5 - 305.3
Mar 18, 1977
v.
Atlanta
W, 98 - 96 Boston Garden
Regular Season
35-34 PTS: 20. Jo Jo White
PTS: 38. John Drew
303.1 - 296.9
Mar 20, 1977
v.
Kansas City
W, 118 - 110 Boston Garden
Regular Season
36-34 PTS: 41. Jo Jo White
PTS: 24. Ron Boone
337.6 - 314.7
Mar 22, 1977
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San Antonio
W, 104 - 108 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
37-34 PTS: 27. Jo Jo White
PTS: 24. Larry Kenon
308.9 - 320.8
Mar 23, 1977
@
Atlanta
W, 96 - 103 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
38-34 PTS: 19. Sidney Wicks
PTS: 32. T. Robinson
309.1 - 331.7
Mar 25, 1977
v.
Washington
L, 97 - 122 Boston Garden
Regular Season
38-35 PTS: 18. Jo Jo White
PTS: 23. Elvin Hayes
294.6 - 370.5
Mar 27, 1977
v.
New York
W, 114 - 109 Boston Garden
Regular Season
39-35 PTS: 24. Jo Jo White
PTS: 31. Mike Bantom
305.3 - 291.9
Mar 29, 1977
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Cleveland
L, 110 - 82 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
39-36 PTS: 16. Dave Cowens
PTS: 24. Austin Carr
341.5 - 254.6
Mar 30, 1977
v.
Chicago
W, 90 - 88 XL Center
Regular Season
40-36 PTS: 24. J. Havlicek
PTS: 16. N. Van Lier
302.8 - 296.0
Apr 3, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 96 - 90 Boston Garden
Regular Season
41-36 PTS: 23. Jo Jo White
PTS: 22. G. McGinnis
300.0 - 281.3
Apr 5, 1977
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New York
L, 121 - 113 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
41-37 PTS: 22. Jo Jo White
PTS: 31. Bob McAdoo
329.9 - 308.1
Apr 6, 1977
v.
Houston
L, 93 - 104 Boston Garden
Regular Season
41-38 PTS: 21. J. Havlicek
PTS: 28. R. Tomjanovich
291.8 - 326.3
Apr 8, 1977
v.
New Orleans
W, 120 - 109 Boston Garden
Regular Season
42-38 PTS: 28. Jo Jo White
PTS: 39. P. Maravich
318.5 - 289.3
Apr 9, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 120 - 105 XL Center
Regular Season
43-38 PTS: 22. J. Havlicek
PTS: 20. Larry Kenon
318.5 - 278.7
Apr 10, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 115 - 105 Boston Garden
Regular Season
44-38 PTS: 30. Jo Jo White
PTS: 42. Austin Carr
323.5 - 295.4