1976-1977 Los Angeles Lakers Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Conference Semi Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record L.A. Lakers Leaders Golden State Leaders PPP
Apr 20, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 115 - 106 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 27. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 40. Rick Barry
309.1 - 284.9
Apr 22, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 95 - 86 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
2-0 PTS: 40. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 16. R. Parish
341.7 - 309.4
Apr 24, 1977
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Golden State
L, 109 - 105 Oracle Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-1 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 40. Rick Barry
302.2 - 291.1
Apr 26, 1977
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Golden State
L, 114 - 103 Oracle Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-2 PTS: 41. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. J. Wilkes
294.8 - 266.3
Apr 29, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 112 - 105 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
3-2 PTS: 45. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Rick Barry
326.8 - 306.4
May 1, 1977
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Golden State
L, 115 - 106 Oracle Arena
Conference Semi Finals
3-3 PTS: 43. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. Rick Barry
327.8 - 302.1
May 4, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 97 - 84 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
4-3 PTS: 36. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 24. J. Wilkes
344.8 - 298.6

NBA Playoffs - Conference Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record L.A. Lakers Leaders Portland Leaders PPP
May 6, 1977
v.
Portland
L, 109 - 121 The Forum
Conference Finals
0-1 PTS: 32. Earl Tatum
PTS: 28. M. Lucas
306.1 - 339.8
May 8, 1977
v.
Portland
L, 97 - 99 The Forum
Conference Finals
0-2 PTS: 40. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 31. L. Hollins
331.5 - 338.3
May 10, 1977
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Portland
L, 102 - 97 Memorial Coliseum
Conference Finals
0-3 PTS: 21. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 22. Bill Walton
297.1 - 282.5
May 13, 1977
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Portland
L, 105 - 101 Memorial Coliseum
Conference Finals
0-4 PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. M. Lucas
321.3 - 309.1

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record L.A. Lakers Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 21, 1976
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New York
L, 102 - 97 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 21. Earl Monroe
333.3 - 316.9
Oct 22, 1976
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Washington
W, 84 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
1-1 PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. T. Robinson
299.4 - 367.1
Oct 24, 1976
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Cleveland
L, 100 - 95 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
1-2 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 16. C. Russell
300.6 - 285.6
Oct 26, 1976
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Kansas City
L, 117 - 115 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
1-3 PTS: 31. C. Russell
PTS: 33. Ron Boone
329.2 - 323.5
Oct 29, 1976
v.
Atlanta
W, 118 - 101 The Forum
Regular Season
2-3 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 24. John Drew
324.6 - 277.9
Oct 31, 1976
v.
Detroit
W, 121 - 101 The Forum
Regular Season
3-3 PTS: 23. C. Russell
PTS: 18. Bob Lanier
324.6 - 270.9
Nov 5, 1976
v.
New York
L, 121 - 126 The Forum
Regular Season
3-4 PTS: 37. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 34. Earl Monroe
314.5 - 327.5
Nov 7, 1976
v.
Kansas City
W, 107 - 96 The Forum
Regular Season
4-4 PTS: 24. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. Ron Boone
318.4 - 285.6
Nov 9, 1976
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Buffalo
L, 121 - 116 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
4-5 PTS: 37. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 34. Bob McAdoo
334.1 - 320.3
Nov 10, 1976
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Boston
L, 117 - 112 Boston Garden
Regular Season
4-6 PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Jo Jo White
335.4 - 321.1
Nov 12, 1976
v.
Indiana
W, 117 - 106 The Forum
Regular Season
5-6 PTS: 34. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 29. Billy Knight
335.4 - 303.9
Nov 14, 1976
v.
Cleveland
L, 95 - 97 The Forum
Regular Season
5-7 PTS: 23. C. Russell
PTS: 23. Jim Chones
331.4 - 338.4
Nov 19, 1976
v.
Golden State
W, 121 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
6-7 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 23. Rick Barry
329.2 - 269.4
Nov 21, 1976
v.
New York
W, 96 - 91 The Forum
Regular Season
7-7 PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. J. Williamson
328.8 - 311.6
Nov 23, 1976
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Milwaukee
W, 114 - 117 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
8-7 PTS: 36. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 24. B. Dandridge
303.7 - 311.7
Nov 24, 1976
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Denver
L, 122 - 112 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
8-8 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. Dan Issel
316.5 - 290.5
Nov 26, 1976
v.
Portland
W, 99 - 96 The Forum
Regular Season
9-8 PTS: 32. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. Bill Walton
298.1 - 289.1
Nov 28, 1976
v.
Chicago
W, 103 - 84 The Forum
Regular Season
10-8 PTS: 21. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 19. Scott May
324.5 - 264.7
Nov 30, 1976
v.
Washington
W, 109 - 102 The Forum
Regular Season
11-8 PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 35. Phil Chenier
322.3 - 301.6
Dec 3, 1976
v.
San Antonio
W, 114 - 105 The Forum
Regular Season
12-8 PTS: 24. C. Russell
PTS: 22. Larry Kenon
325.6 - 299.9
Dec 4, 1976
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Golden State
L, 116 - 114 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
12-9 PTS: 22. Bo Lamar
PTS: 31. J. Wilkes
326.3 - 320.7
Dec 7, 1976
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Chicago
L, 89 - 81 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
12-10 PTS: 18. Lucius Allen
PTS: 22. A. Gilmore
328.8 - 299.3
Dec 8, 1976
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Indiana
L, 111 - 98 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
12-11 PTS: 24. J. Neumann
PTS: 29. Billy Knight
314.1 - 277.3
Dec 10, 1976
v.
Houston
W, 109 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
13-11 PTS: 20. Lucius Allen
PTS: 22. C. Murphy
321.8 - 292.3
Dec 12, 1976
v.
Denver
W, 112 - 83 The Forum
Regular Season
14-11 PTS: 18. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 18. Dan Issel
342.7 - 253.9
Dec 14, 1976
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Atlanta
L, 106 - 104 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
14-12 PTS: 31. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 32. Lou Hudson
334.0 - 327.7
Dec 15, 1976
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New Orleans
W, 105 - 115 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
15-12 PTS: 35. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 24. Freddie Boyd
330.8 - 362.3
Dec 17, 1976
v.
Phoenix
W, 118 - 105 The Forum
Regular Season
16-12 PTS: 27. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. Ricky Sobers
324.7 - 288.9
Dec 18, 1976
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Portland
W, 111 - 115 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
17-12 PTS: 35. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Bill Walton
325.1 - 336.8
Dec 19, 1976
v.
Kansas City
W, 103 - 92 The Forum
Regular Season
18-12 PTS: 21. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 19. R. Washington
359.3 - 320.9
Dec 21, 1976
v.
Buffalo
W, 97 - 89 The Forum
Regular Season
19-12 PTS: 27. Lucius Allen
PTS: 20. John Shumate
319.7 - 293.3
Dec 25, 1976
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Phoenix
L, 113 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
19-13 PTS: 22. C. Russell
PTS: 25. P. Westphal
289.2 - 245.7
Dec 26, 1976
v.
Milwaukee
W, 107 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
20-13 PTS: 19. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 20. J. Bridgeman
314.6 - 291.1
Dec 28, 1976
v.
Boston
W, 134 - 105 The Forum
Regular Season
21-13 PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 18. Curtis Rowe
326.6 - 255.9
Jan 2, 1977
v.
Portland
W, 104 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
22-13 PTS: 25. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 31. M. Lucas
303.5 - 288.9
Jan 5, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 117 - 94 Spectrum
Regular Season
22-14 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. J. Erving
336.1 - 270.0
Jan 7, 1977
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New York
W, 82 - 85 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
23-14 PTS: 19. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 20. Al Skinner
322.1 - 333.9
Jan 9, 1977
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Detroit
W, 118 - 124 Cobo Center
Regular Season
24-14 PTS: 35. C. Russell
PTS: 25. Bob Lanier
320.5 - 336.8
Jan 11, 1977
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Cleveland
W, 99 - 101 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
25-14 PTS: 40. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 22. Bingo Smith
320.0 - 326.4
Jan 14, 1977
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San Antonio
W, 106 - 109 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
26-14 PTS: 34. C. Russell
PTS: 27. G. Gervin
319.3 - 328.3
Jan 15, 1977
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Houston
L, 122 - 116 Compaq Center
Regular Season
26-15 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 30. C. Murphy
315.3 - 299.8
Jan 18, 1977
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Kansas City
W, 111 - 113 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
27-15 PTS: 36. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. Ron Boone
318.4 - 324.1
Jan 21, 1977
v.
New York
W, 108 - 94 The Forum
Regular Season
28-15 PTS: 35. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. Bob McAdoo
325.3 - 283.1
Jan 23, 1977
v.
Indiana
W, 121 - 104 The Forum
Regular Season
29-15 PTS: 25. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 29. Billy Knight
327.5 - 281.5
Jan 25, 1977
v.
Seattle
W, 120 - 109 The Forum
Regular Season
30-15 PTS: 22. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 23. D. Johnson
315.1 - 286.2
Jan 26, 1977
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Seattle
L, 118 - 103 KeyArena
Regular Season
30-16 PTS: 16. Lucius Allen
PTS: 26. Tom Burleson
318.8 - 278.3
Jan 28, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 117 - 104 The Forum
Regular Season
31-16 PTS: 39. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 22. J. Erving
300.9 - 267.5
Jan 30, 1977
v.
New Orleans
W, 101 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
32-16 PTS: 27. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 29. P. Maravich
330.0 - 323.5
Feb 1, 1977
v.
Milwaukee
W, 136 - 115 The Forum
Regular Season
33-16 PTS: 34. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 30. B. Dandridge
338.6 - 286.4
Feb 4, 1977
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Boston
L, 99 - 98 Boston Garden
Regular Season
33-17 PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. J. Havlicek
303.0 - 299.9
Feb 6, 1977
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Philadelphia
L, 102 - 97 Spectrum
Regular Season
33-18 PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 37. Steve Mix
315.5 - 300.0
Feb 8, 1977
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New York
L, 125 - 107 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
33-19 PTS: 22. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Bob McAdoo
325.9 - 279.0
Feb 9, 1977
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Buffalo
W, 90 - 105 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
34-19 PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. A. Dantley
361.1 - 421.3
Feb 11, 1977
v.
Denver
W, 117 - 109 The Forum
Regular Season
35-19 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 35. Dan Issel
305.6 - 284.7
Feb 18, 1977
v.
Atlanta
L, 101 - 111 The Forum
Regular Season
35-20 PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. John Drew
303.6 - 333.7
Feb 20, 1977
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Washington
W, 101 - 108 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
36-20 PTS: 35. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 29. Elvin Hayes
343.5 - 367.3
Feb 22, 1977
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San Antonio
L, 135 - 103 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
36-21 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. G. Gervin
336.7 - 256.9
Feb 23, 1977
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Detroit
L, 102 - 101 Cobo Center
Regular Season
36-22 PTS: 16. C. Russell
PTS: 29. Bob Lanier
322.7 - 319.6
Feb 25, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 104 - 102 The Forum
Regular Season
37-22 PTS: 39. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 30. G. McGinnis
338.3 - 331.8
Feb 27, 1977
v.
Houston
W, 106 - 101 The Forum
Regular Season
38-22 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 19. Moses Malone
354.9 - 338.2
Mar 1, 1977
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Atlanta
W, 90 - 92 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
39-22 PTS: 24. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. T. Robinson
325.4 - 332.6
Mar 2, 1977
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Houston
L, 120 - 113 Compaq Center
Regular Season
39-23 PTS: 23. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. Moses Malone
316.2 - 297.7
Mar 4, 1977
v.
Chicago
L, 99 - 114 The Forum
Regular Season
39-24 PTS: 18. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 21. N. Van Lier
292.3 - 336.5
Mar 6, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 104 - 99 The Forum
Regular Season
40-24 PTS: 20. C. Russell
PTS: 22. C. Russell
306.5 - 291.8
Mar 11, 1977
v.
Washington
W, 94 - 91 The Forum
Regular Season
41-24 PTS: 31. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Elvin Hayes
293.8 - 284.4
Mar 13, 1977
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New York
W, 81 - 84 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
42-24 PTS: 23. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 25. Mike Bantom
321.6 - 333.5
Mar 14, 1977
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Milwaukee
L, 110 - 106 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
42-25 PTS: 25. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 18. B. Winters
300.5 - 289.6
Mar 15, 1977
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Denver
L, 107 - 95 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
42-26 PTS: 21. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 26. D. Thompson
344.3 - 305.7
Mar 18, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 98 - 85 The Forum
Regular Season
43-26 PTS: 27. C. Russell
PTS: 23. R. Parish
328.8 - 285.2
Mar 20, 1977
v.
New Orleans
W, 100 - 95 The Forum
Regular Season
44-26 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 46. P. Maravich
324.6 - 308.4
Mar 22, 1977
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Chicago
L, 102 - 86 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
44-27 PTS: 18. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 24. W. Holland
362.5 - 305.7
Mar 23, 1977
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Indiana
W, 97 - 105 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
45-27 PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 28. Billy Knight
337.6 - 365.4
Mar 25, 1977
v.
Phoenix
W, 118 - 93 The Forum
Regular Season
46-27 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 22. Ira Terrell
296.4 - 233.6
Mar 26, 1977
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Phoenix
W, 102 - 109 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
47-27 PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 27. Alvan Adams
332.6 - 355.4
Mar 27, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 92 - 89 The Forum
Regular Season
48-27 PTS: 22. C. Russell
PTS: 36. Randy Smith
303.9 - 294.0
Mar 29, 1977
v.
Seattle
W, 100 - 97 The Forum
Regular Season
49-27 PTS: 29. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 31. Mike Green
298.8 - 289.8
Apr 1, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 107 - 102 The Forum
Regular Season
50-27 PTS: 28. C. Russell
PTS: 26. Larry Kenon
332.8 - 317.3
Apr 3, 1977
v.
Detroit
W, 115 - 107 The Forum
Regular Season
51-27 PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 23. M.L. Carr
305.7 - 284.5
Apr 5, 1977
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Golden State
L, 132 - 103 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
51-28 PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 40. Rick Barry
345.9 - 269.9
Apr 8, 1977
v.
New York
W, 124 - 100 The Forum
Regular Season
52-28 PTS: 21. C. Russell
PTS: 20. Mel Davis
334.9 - 270.1
Apr 9, 1977
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Portland
L, 145 - 116 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
52-29 PTS: 20. Bo Lamar
PTS: 27. L. Hollins
332.9 - 266.3
Apr 10, 1977
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Seattle
W, 104 - 113 KeyArena
Regular Season
53-29 PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
PTS: 19. N. Weatherspoon
305.8 - 332.3