1976-1977 Chicago Bulls Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Chicago Leaders Portland Leaders PPP
Apr 12, 1977
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Portland
L, 96 - 83 Memorial Coliseum
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 19. M. Johnson
PTS: 29. M. Lucas
310.3 - 268.3
Apr 15, 1977
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Portland
W, 107 - 104 Chicago Stadium
Opening Round
1-1 PTS: 29. M. Johnson
PTS: 24. Bill Walton
335.8 - 326.4
Apr 17, 1977
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Portland
L, 106 - 98 Memorial Coliseum
Opening Round
1-2 PTS: 34. M. Johnson
PTS: 26. Bob Gross
315.4 - 291.6

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Chicago Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 22, 1976
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Cleveland
L, 106 - 95 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 26. N. Van Lier
PTS: 18. Austin Carr
320.5 - 287.3
Oct 23, 1976
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Indiana
W, 102 - 97 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
1-1 PTS: 30. M. Johnson
PTS: 15. Steve Green
326.9 - 310.9
Oct 26, 1976
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Milwaukee
W, 90 - 88 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-1 PTS: 18. N. Van Lier
PTS: 20. Jim Price
334.3 - 326.8
Oct 29, 1976
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Phoenix
L, 82 - 95 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-2 PTS: 15. A. Gilmore
PTS: 23. Gar Heard
286.2 - 331.6
Oct 30, 1976
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Milwaukee
L, 102 - 74 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
2-3 PTS: 18. Tom Kropp
PTS: 30. B. Winters
317.4 - 230.2
Nov 4, 1976
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Atlanta
L, 97 - 87 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
2-4 PTS: 17. M. Johnson
PTS: 24. J. Meriweather
295.9 - 265.4
Nov 5, 1976
v.
Denver
L, 85 - 99 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-5 PTS: 30. M. Johnson
PTS: 36. D. Thompson
306.7 - 357.2
Nov 9, 1976
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Houston
L, 92 - 111 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-6 PTS: 26. M. Johnson
PTS: 25. Mike Newlin
287.5 - 346.9
Nov 10, 1976
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Philadelphia
L, 103 - 88 Spectrum
Regular Season
2-7 PTS: 22. Bob Love
PTS: 27. G. McGinnis
339.7 - 290.2
Nov 13, 1976
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Detroit
L, 103 - 106 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-8 PTS: 30. A. Gilmore
PTS: 24. R. Simpson
307.7 - 316.7
Nov 21, 1976
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Phoenix
L, 101 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
2-9 PTS: 20. A. Gilmore
PTS: 26. P. Westphal
319.7 - 303.9
Nov 24, 1976
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Portland
L, 117 - 115 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
2-10 PTS: 27. W. Holland
PTS: 25. M. Lucas
320.2 - 314.7
Nov 26, 1976
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Seattle
L, 101 - 97 KeyArena
Regular Season
2-11 PTS: 30. W. Holland
PTS: 17. Leonard Gray
327.2 - 314.3
Nov 28, 1976
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L.A. Lakers
L, 103 - 84 The Forum
Regular Season
2-12 PTS: 19. Scott May
PTS: 21. K. Abdul-Jabbar
324.5 - 264.7
Nov 30, 1976
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Golden State
L, 120 - 125 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
2-13 PTS: 24. Scott May
PTS: 33. Phil Smith
323.6 - 337.1
Dec 3, 1976
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Boston
L, 115 - 109 Boston Garden
Regular Season
2-14 PTS: 28. M. Johnson
PTS: 38. Jo Jo White
340.2 - 322.4
Dec 4, 1976
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New Orleans
W, 107 - 99 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
3-14 PTS: 28. A. Gilmore
PTS: 34. P. Maravich
329.6 - 304.9
Dec 7, 1976
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L.A. Lakers
W, 89 - 81 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
4-14 PTS: 22. A. Gilmore
PTS: 18. Lucius Allen
328.8 - 299.3
Dec 8, 1976
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Detroit
L, 107 - 100 Cobo Center
Regular Season
4-15 PTS: 22. W. Holland
PTS: 24. Bob Lanier
304.5 - 284.6
Dec 10, 1976
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New Orleans
W, 78 - 92 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
5-15 PTS: 17. N. Van Lier
PTS: 17. N. Williams
303.3 - 357.8
Dec 11, 1976
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Boston
W, 84 - 76 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
6-15 PTS: 23. A. Gilmore
PTS: 20. Jo Jo White
311.2 - 281.6
Dec 14, 1976
v.
Philadelphia
W, 101 - 88 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
7-15 PTS: 18. M. Johnson
PTS: 21. G. McGinnis
300.6 - 261.9
Dec 17, 1976
v.
San Antonio
W, 103 - 101 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
8-15 PTS: 26. M. Johnson
PTS: 22. Larry Kenon
337.3 - 330.8
Dec 18, 1976
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Denver
L, 111 - 106 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
8-16 PTS: 29. M. Johnson
PTS: 32. D. Thompson
315.9 - 301.7
Dec 21, 1976
v.
Seattle
W, 103 - 101 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
9-16 PTS: 22. M. Johnson
PTS: 34. Bruce Seals
316.0 - 309.8
Dec 23, 1976
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Atlanta
W, 101 - 95 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
10-16 PTS: 26. M. Johnson
PTS: 22. Lou Hudson
339.7 - 319.5
Dec 25, 1976
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Kansas City
W, 91 - 96 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
11-16 PTS: 22. W. Holland
PTS: 21. Sam Lacey
302.7 - 319.4
Dec 28, 1976
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Portland
L, 79 - 84 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
11-17 PTS: 18. Scott May
PTS: 29. Bill Walton
292.1 - 310.6
Dec 30, 1976
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Golden State
L, 124 - 106 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
11-18 PTS: 19. M. Johnson
PTS: 37. Rick Barry
330.8 - 282.8
Jan 1, 1977
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Portland
L, 89 - 82 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
11-19 PTS: 15. A. Gilmore
PTS: 20. Lloyd Neal
301.4 - 277.7
Jan 2, 1977
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Seattle
L, 83 - 79 KeyArena
Regular Season
11-20 PTS: 25. A. Gilmore
PTS: 20. Fred Brown
349.8 - 333.0
Jan 4, 1977
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New York
W, 88 - 80 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
12-20 PTS: 20. M. Johnson
PTS: 20. J. Williamson
297.5 - 270.5
Jan 5, 1977
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Indiana
L, 109 - 94 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
12-21 PTS: 22. M. Johnson
PTS: 39. Billy Knight
317.4 - 273.7
Jan 7, 1977
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New York
W, 108 - 88 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
13-21 PTS: 24. W. Holland
PTS: 25. Walt Frazier
328.5 - 267.7
Jan 8, 1977
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Denver
L, 119 - 99 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
13-22 PTS: 20. Scott May
PTS: 18. Bobby Jones
345.8 - 287.7
Jan 11, 1977
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Phoenix
W, 93 - 90 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
14-22 PTS: 21. M. Johnson
PTS: 31. P. Westphal
311.5 - 301.5
Jan 12, 1977
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Washington
W, 85 - 99 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
15-22 PTS: 20. Scott May
PTS: 24. Elvin Hayes
316.5 - 368.6
Jan 14, 1977
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Washington
L, 89 - 94 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
15-23 PTS: 21. W. Holland
PTS: 34. Elvin Hayes
307.0 - 324.2
Jan 15, 1977
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Milwaukee
W, 96 - 93 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
16-23 PTS: 21. Scott May
PTS: 32. J. Bridgeman
342.1 - 331.4
Jan 16, 1977
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Milwaukee
W, 83 - 102 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
17-23 PTS: 27. M. Johnson
PTS: 15. Q. Buckner
296.5 - 364.4
Jan 18, 1977
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Houston
L, 103 - 85 Compaq Center
Regular Season
17-24 PTS: 19. A. Gilmore
PTS: 25. C. Murphy
321.9 - 265.6
Jan 19, 1977
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San Antonio
L, 115 - 107 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
17-25 PTS: 29. A. Gilmore
PTS: 36. Larry Kenon
346.3 - 322.2
Jan 21, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 110 - 89 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
18-25 PTS: 25. A. Gilmore
PTS: 19. Bird Averitt
306.0 - 247.6
Jan 23, 1977
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New York
L, 95 - 86 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
18-26 PTS: 19. W. Holland
PTS: 24. R. Hawkins
303.2 - 274.5
Jan 25, 1977
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New York
L, 108 - 91 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
18-27 PTS: 20. A. Gilmore
PTS: 34. Bob McAdoo
335.9 - 283.0
Jan 26, 1977
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Cleveland
W, 106 - 93 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
19-27 PTS: 32. A. Gilmore
PTS: 21. C. Russell
332.7 - 291.9
Jan 28, 1977
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Kansas City
L, 105 - 94 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
19-28 PTS: 30. A. Gilmore
PTS: 24. Scott Wedman
323.4 - 289.5
Jan 29, 1977
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Detroit
W, 109 - 101 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
20-28 PTS: 28. M. Johnson
PTS: 27. H. Porter
324.4 - 300.6
Feb 1, 1977
v.
Kansas City
L, 86 - 97 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
20-29 PTS: 24. W. Holland
PTS: 21. Ron Boone
346.8 - 391.2
Feb 3, 1977
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San Antonio
W, 98 - 107 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
21-29 PTS: 24. W. Holland
PTS: 33. Larry Kenon
331.8 - 362.2
Feb 5, 1977
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Atlanta
L, 99 - 96 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
21-30 PTS: 25. A. Gilmore
PTS: 22. T. Robinson
348.6 - 338.0
Feb 6, 1977
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Indiana
L, 111 - 99 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
21-31 PTS: 19. N. Van Lier
PTS: 23. Billy Knight
320.7 - 286.0
Feb 8, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 111 - 89 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
22-31 PTS: 24. A. Gilmore
PTS: 22. Billy Paultz
330.9 - 265.3
Feb 9, 1977
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Houston
L, 108 - 103 Compaq Center
Regular Season
22-32 PTS: 26. W. Holland
PTS: 28. C. Murphy
316.3 - 301.7
Feb 11, 1977
v.
New Orleans
W, 110 - 92 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
23-32 PTS: 26. W. Holland
PTS: 30. N. Williams
329.9 - 275.9
Feb 15, 1977
v.
New York
W, 114 - 106 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
24-32 PTS: 26. John Mengelt
PTS: 28. Mike Bantom
296.8 - 276.0
Feb 16, 1977
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New York
L, 123 - 103 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
24-33 PTS: 26. M. Johnson
PTS: 28. Bob McAdoo
332.9 - 278.8
Feb 18, 1977
v.
Portland
L, 87 - 90 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
24-34 PTS: 19. T. Boerwinkle
PTS: 23. M. Lucas
300.1 - 310.5
Feb 22, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 118 - 102 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
25-34 PTS: 24. A. Gilmore
PTS: 24. J. Wilkes
361.1 - 312.2
Feb 25, 1977
v.
Atlanta
W, 96 - 87 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
26-34 PTS: 22. Scott May
PTS: 25. John Drew
319.3 - 289.3
Feb 26, 1977
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Cleveland
W, 98 - 104 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
27-34 PTS: 25. A. Gilmore
PTS: 23. Bingo Smith
286.5 - 304.0
Mar 1, 1977
v.
Indiana
W, 102 - 85 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
28-34 PTS: 25. Scott May
PTS: 36. Billy Knight
315.4 - 262.8
Mar 2, 1977
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Phoenix
W, 104 - 108 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
29-34 PTS: 26. W. Holland
PTS: 26. P. Westphal
313.2 - 325.2
Mar 4, 1977
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L.A. Lakers
W, 99 - 114 The Forum
Regular Season
30-34 PTS: 21. N. Van Lier
PTS: 18. K. Abdul-Jabbar
292.3 - 336.5
Mar 6, 1977
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Golden State
W, 86 - 94 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
31-34 PTS: 28. W. Holland
PTS: 18. Phil Smith
301.4 - 329.4
Mar 11, 1977
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Buffalo
L, 95 - 90 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
31-35 PTS: 26. A. Gilmore
PTS: 35. Randy Smith
329.2 - 311.9
Mar 13, 1977
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Philadelphia
W, 102 - 106 Spectrum
Regular Season
32-35 PTS: 21. A. Gilmore
PTS: 29. J. Erving
325.5 - 338.3
Mar 15, 1977
v.
Boston
W, 107 - 96 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
33-35 PTS: 28. A. Gilmore
PTS: 22. Dave Cowens
316.5 - 284.0
Mar 16, 1977
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Detroit
W, 97 - 104 Cobo Center
Regular Season
34-35 PTS: 26. W. Holland
PTS: 27. M. Barnes
301.8 - 323.6
Mar 18, 1977
v.
Kansas City
W, 114 - 112 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
35-35 PTS: 42. A. Gilmore
PTS: 38. Brian Taylor
332.7 - 326.9
Mar 19, 1977
v.
Seattle
W, 104 - 92 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
36-35 PTS: 28. M. Johnson
PTS: 24. Fred Brown
318.3 - 281.6
Mar 22, 1977
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 102 - 86 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
37-35 PTS: 24. W. Holland
PTS: 18. K. Abdul-Jabbar
362.5 - 305.7
Mar 25, 1977
v.
New York
W, 105 - 87 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
38-35 PTS: 21. A. Gilmore
PTS: 28. Bob McAdoo
330.9 - 274.2
Mar 27, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 95 - 90 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
39-35 PTS: 27. N. Van Lier
PTS: 22. Bingo Smith
323.8 - 306.8
Mar 29, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
L, 113 - 119 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
39-36 PTS: 37. M. Johnson
PTS: 28. J. Erving
316.2 - 333.0
Mar 30, 1977
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Boston
L, 90 - 88 XL Center
Regular Season
39-37 PTS: 16. N. Van Lier
PTS: 24. J. Havlicek
302.8 - 296.0
Apr 1, 1977
v.
Denver
W, 107 - 97 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
40-37 PTS: 21. A. Gilmore
PTS: 22. D. Thompson
312.9 - 283.7
Apr 3, 1977
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New Orleans
W, 82 - 101 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
41-37 PTS: 28. A. Gilmore
PTS: 23. N. Williams
297.9 - 366.9
Apr 5, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 91 - 89 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
42-37 PTS: 23. W. Holland
PTS: 20. Bird Averitt
333.8 - 326.4
Apr 6, 1977
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Washington
L, 97 - 96 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
42-38 PTS: 23. W. Holland
PTS: 19. Dave Bing
329.1 - 325.8
Apr 8, 1977
v.
Houston
W, 113 - 109 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
43-38 PTS: 27. M. Johnson
PTS: 25. Moses Malone
315.6 - 304.4
Apr 10, 1977
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Buffalo
W, 99 - 120 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
44-38 PTS: 16. W. Holland
PTS: 32. A. Dantley
320.0 - 387.8