1980-1981 New Jersey Nets Schedule

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record New Jersey Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 10, 1980
v.
Indiana
L, 91 - 110 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 15. Mike Newlin
PTS: 24. Johnny Davis
284.5 - 343.9
Oct 11, 1980
@
Cleveland
W, 96 - 99 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
1-1 PTS: 26. Mike Newlin
PTS: 26. Randy Smith
324.3 - 334.4
Oct 13, 1980
v.
Detroit
W, 108 - 92 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
2-1 PTS: 26. C. Robinson
PTS: 17. John Long
325.9 - 277.6
Oct 15, 1980
v.
Philadelphia
L, 111 - 119 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
2-2 PTS: 28. C. Robinson
PTS: 27. J. Erving
327.0 - 350.6
Oct 17, 1980
@
Washington
W, 112 - 114 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
3-2 PTS: 23. C. Robinson
PTS: 29. Kevin Grevey
318.8 - 324.5
Oct 18, 1980
@
Chicago
W, 90 - 107 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
4-2 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 18. A. Gilmore
298.8 - 355.2
Oct 19, 1980
@
Milwaukee
L, 105 - 93 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
4-3 PTS: 19. Darwin Cook
PTS: 22. B. Winters
318.8 - 282.3
Oct 22, 1980
v.
Boston
L, 104 - 108 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
4-4 PTS: 25. M. Lucas
PTS: 29. Larry Bird
305.9 - 317.7
Oct 24, 1980
v.
Cleveland
L, 112 - 126 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
4-5 PTS: 25. Mike Newlin
PTS: 31. Randy Smith
323.7 - 364.1
Oct 25, 1980
@
New York
L, 105 - 101 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
4-6 PTS: 25. Foots Walker
PTS: 26. B. Cartwright
316.2 - 304.2
Oct 29, 1980
v.
Milwaukee
L, 116 - 132 Izod Center
Regular Season
4-7 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 26. J. Bridgeman
305.8 - 348.0
Oct 31, 1980
v.
Washington
W, 100 - 98 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
5-7 PTS: 37. Mike Newlin
PTS: 18. B. Dandridge
335.6 - 328.9
Nov 1, 1980
@
Indiana
L, 113 - 100 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
5-8 PTS: 23. Mike Newlin
PTS: 21. Johnny Davis
299.4 - 265.0
Nov 5, 1980
v.
Chicago
L, 105 - 120 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
5-9 PTS: 21. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 28. Reggie Theus
289.0 - 330.3
Nov 8, 1980
v.
Atlanta
W, 115 - 111 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
6-9 PTS: 31. Mike Gminski
PTS: 37. John Drew
303.1 - 292.5
Nov 12, 1980
v.
Denver
W, 118 - 111 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
7-9 PTS: 28. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 27. D. Thompson
304.6 - 286.5
Nov 14, 1980
@
Boston
L, 126 - 102 Boston Garden
Regular Season
7-10 PTS: 17. Lowes Moore
PTS: 22. Larry Bird
311.8 - 252.4
Nov 15, 1980
@
Philadelphia
L, 115 - 108 Spectrum
Regular Season
7-11 PTS: 21. Mike Newlin
PTS: 19. Bobby Jones
319.9 - 300.5
Nov 16, 1980
v.
Detroit
W, 89 - 80 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
8-11 PTS: 28. Mike Newlin
PTS: 14. Kent Benson
312.1 - 280.5
Nov 19, 1980
v.
San Antonio
L, 104 - 112 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
8-12 PTS: 35. Mike Newlin
PTS: 38. G. Gervin
323.6 - 348.5
Nov 21, 1980
v.
Houston
L, 108 - 116 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
8-13 PTS: 28. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 33. Moses Malone
298.8 - 321.0
Nov 22, 1980
@
Detroit
L, 117 - 103 Silverdome
Regular Season
8-14 PTS: 25. Edgar Jones
PTS: 21. Phil Hubbard
329.9 - 290.4
Nov 26, 1980
@
Kansas City
L, 118 - 100 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
8-15 PTS: 26. C. Robinson
PTS: 23. O. Birdsong
298.4 - 252.9
Nov 28, 1980
v.
Utah
W, 122 - 95 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
9-15 PTS: 32. Mike Newlin
PTS: 24. A. Dantley
330.8 - 257.6
Nov 30, 1980
@
Seattle
L, 113 - 89 Kingdome
Regular Season
9-16 PTS: 23. Mike Newlin
PTS: 20. John Johnson
338.9 - 266.9
Dec 2, 1980
@
Portland
W, 105 - 118 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
10-16 PTS: 28. C. Robinson
PTS: 26. B. Bates
307.5 - 345.6
Dec 3, 1980
@
Golden State
L, 131 - 108 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
10-17 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 21. Purvis Short
313.7 - 258.7
Dec 5, 1980
@
Phoenix
W, 88 - 90 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
11-17 PTS: 24. Mike Newlin
PTS: 17. D. Johnson
340.4 - 348.1
Dec 7, 1980
@
San Diego
L, 98 - 95 Valley View Casino Center
Regular Season
11-18 PTS: 25. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 30. Swen Nater
303.8 - 294.5
Dec 10, 1980
v.
New York
L, 104 - 106 Izod Center
Regular Season
11-19 PTS: 38. Mike Newlin
PTS: 26. B. Cartwright
317.1 - 323.2
Dec 12, 1980
@
Boston
L, 119 - 104 Boston Garden
Regular Season
11-20 PTS: 18. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 29. R. Parish
318.6 - 278.4
Dec 14, 1980
v.
Philadelphia
L, 107 - 114 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
11-21 PTS: 32. M. Lucas
PTS: 25. J. Erving
316.0 - 336.7
Dec 16, 1980
@
Atlanta
L, 131 - 114 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
11-22 PTS: 28. Darwin Cook
PTS: 28. John Drew
328.5 - 285.9
Dec 17, 1980
v.
Milwaukee
W, 115 - 112 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-22 PTS: 31. M. Lucas
REB: 13. Mike Gminski
PTS: 24. M. Johnson
321.8 - 313.4
Dec 19, 1980
@
Philadelphia
L, 122 - 107 Spectrum
Regular Season
12-23 PTS: 27. Edgar Jones
PTS: 24. J. Erving
303.4 - 266.1
Dec 23, 1980
@
Indiana
L, 125 - 109 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
12-24 PTS: 19. Mike Gminski
PTS: 24. J. Edwards
342.0 - 298.2
Dec 25, 1980
@
Washington
L, 109 - 94 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
12-25 PTS: 19. Mike Gminski
PTS: 24. Greg Ballard
316.2 - 272.7
Dec 26, 1980
v.
Atlanta
L, 95 - 108 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-26 PTS: 21. Edgar Jones
PTS: 21. John Drew
287.4 - 326.7
Dec 28, 1980
v.
Kansas City
L, 99 - 102 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-27 PTS: 39. M. Lucas
REB: 10. M. Lucas
PTS: 35. O. Birdsong
339.9 - 350.2
Dec 30, 1980
@
Chicago
L, 121 - 110 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
12-28 PTS: 30. M. Lucas
PTS: 20. Reggie Theus
302.9 - 275.4
Jan 2, 1981
v.
Cleveland
L, 105 - 111 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-29 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 34. M. Mitchell
306.3 - 323.9
Jan 4, 1981
v.
Indiana
L, 104 - 113 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-30 PTS: 25. Mike Newlin
PTS: 25. G. McGinnis
291.0 - 316.2
Jan 6, 1981
@
Milwaukee
L, 102 - 86 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
12-31 PTS: 20. C. Robinson
PTS: 31. J. Bridgeman
292.0 - 246.2
Jan 7, 1981
@
Indiana
L, 112 - 103 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
12-32 PTS: 27. Mike Gminski
PTS: 21. Billy Knight
332.5 - 305.8
Jan 9, 1981
v.
Phoenix
L, 95 - 112 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-33 PTS: 25. C. Robinson
PTS: 27. Walter Davis
323.8 - 381.8
Jan 10, 1981
v.
Boston
L, 115 - 117 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-34 PTS: 30. C. Robinson
PTS: 29. Larry Bird
301.5 - 306.7
Jan 14, 1981
@
Philadelphia
L, 110 - 105 Spectrum
Regular Season
12-35 PTS: 21. C. Robinson
PTS: 33. J. Erving
302.2 - 288.4
Jan 16, 1981
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 111 - 113 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
12-36 PTS: 21. C. Robinson
PTS: 32. J. Wilkes
308.8 - 314.4
Jan 17, 1981
@
Detroit
W, 104 - 116 Silverdome
Regular Season
13-36 PTS: 31. Mike Newlin
PTS: 20. Kent Benson
282.1 - 314.7
Jan 18, 1981
@
Washington
L, 110 - 99 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
13-37 PTS: 20. Mike Newlin
PTS: 31. Kevin Porter
REB: 16. Elvin Hayes
311.9 - 280.7
Jan 21, 1981
v.
Seattle
W, 126 - 122 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
14-37 PTS: 35. Mike Newlin
PTS: 28. Jack Sikma
303.8 - 294.1
Jan 22, 1981
@
Cleveland
L, 108 - 94 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
14-38 PTS: 20. Mike Newlin
PTS: 18. Kenny Carr
322.6 - 280.8
Jan 25, 1981
v.
Washington
L, 100 - 118 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
14-39 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 30. M. Kupchak
316.5 - 373.4
Jan 27, 1981
@
Dallas
W, 100 - 112 Reunion Arena
Regular Season
15-39 PTS: 28. C. Robinson
PTS: 22. Tom LaGarde
316.6 - 354.5
Jan 28, 1981
@
Houston
L, 111 - 99 Compaq Center
Regular Season
15-40 PTS: 22. C. Robinson
PTS: 29. Moses Malone
339.7 - 303.0
Jan 29, 1981
@
San Antonio
L, 122 - 108 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
15-41 PTS: 32. M. Lucas
PTS: 26. G. Gervin
317.1 - 280.7
Feb 4, 1981
v.
San Diego
L, 102 - 110 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
15-42 PTS: 43. Mike Newlin
PTS: 21. Phil Smith
262.9 - 283.5
Feb 7, 1981
@
New York
L, 113 - 106 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
15-43 PTS: 26. C. Robinson
PTS: 24. Ray Williams
302.1 - 283.4
Feb 8, 1981
v.
New York
L, 102 - 116 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
15-44 PTS: 25. C. Robinson
PTS: 24. C. Russell
312.2 - 355.0
Feb 11, 1981
v.
Chicago
W, 135 - 133 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
16-44 PTS: 35. Mike Newlin
PTS: 30. Larry Kenon
303.8 - 299.3
Feb 13, 1981
v.
Indiana
W, 103 - 100 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
17-44 PTS: 31. M. Lucas
PTS: 22. Billy Knight
291.0 - 282.5
Feb 15, 1981
v.
Golden State
W, 134 - 132 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
18-44 PTS: 36. C. Robinson
PTS: 36. Bernard King
311.4 - 306.8
Feb 18, 1981
v.
Cleveland
W, 110 - 108 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
19-44 PTS: 24. C. Robinson
PTS: 42. M. Mitchell
318.4 - 312.6
Feb 20, 1981
v.
Portland
W, 123 - 113 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
20-44 PTS: 30. Mike Newlin
PTS: 26. K. Ransey
327.6 - 300.9
Feb 22, 1981
v.
Dallas
L, 109 - 132 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
20-45 PTS: 24. Mike Newlin
PTS: 28. Oliver Mack
303.3 - 367.3
Feb 24, 1981
@
Denver
L, 140 - 123 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
20-46 PTS: 32. C. Robinson
PTS: 27. Dave Robisch
325.9 - 286.3
Feb 25, 1981
@
Utah
L, 132 - 106 Salt Palace
Regular Season
20-47 PTS: 31. Mike Newlin
PTS: 40. A. Dantley
REB: 12. A. Dantley
316.2 - 253.9
Feb 27, 1981
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 107 - 103 The Forum
Regular Season
20-48 PTS: 22. Mike Newlin
PTS: 28. K. Abdul-Jabbar
302.8 - 291.5
Mar 1, 1981
v.
Detroit
L, 104 - 117 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
20-49 PTS: 21. Mike Newlin
PTS: 27. Terry Tyler
304.7 - 342.8
Mar 3, 1981
@
Chicago
L, 128 - 102 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
20-50 PTS: 30. C. Robinson
PTS: 21. James Wilkes
329.1 - 262.3
Mar 6, 1981
@
Atlanta
L, 109 - 106 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
20-51 PTS: 34. C. Robinson
PTS: 24. D. Roundfield
320.0 - 311.2
Mar 11, 1981
v.
Washington
W, 109 - 104 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
21-51 PTS: 26. C. Robinson
PTS: 27. Don Collins
293.4 - 280.0
Mar 13, 1981
@
Cleveland
W, 125 - 140 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
22-51 PTS: 26. M. Lucas
PTS: 32. Kenny Carr
317.7 - 355.8
Mar 15, 1981
@
Boston
L, 133 - 125 Boston Garden
Regular Season
22-52 PTS: 35. Darwin Cook
PTS: 21. M.L. Carr
317.1 - 298.0
Mar 17, 1981
v.
Philadelphia
W, 126 - 120 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
23-52 PTS: 28. Mike Newlin
PTS: 23. J. Erving
300.4 - 286.1
Mar 18, 1981
@
Detroit
L, 118 - 115 Silverdome
Regular Season
23-53 PTS: 38. C. Robinson
PTS: 24. Kent Benson
335.2 - 326.7
Mar 20, 1981
v.
Atlanta
W, 108 - 96 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
24-53 PTS: 29. C. Robinson
PTS: 24. Steve Hawes
322.7 - 286.8
Mar 22, 1981
v.
Milwaukee
L, 116 - 125 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
24-54 PTS: 20. C. Robinson
PTS: 23. S. Moncrief
310.6 - 334.7
Mar 24, 1981
@
Milwaukee
L, 131 - 107 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
24-55 PTS: 19. Mike Newlin
PTS: 20. M. Johnson
312.7 - 255.4
Mar 25, 1981
v.
Boston
L, 105 - 111 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
24-56 PTS: 33. C. Robinson
PTS: 31. R. Parish
275.8 - 291.5
Mar 28, 1981
v.
New York
L, 88 - 90 Louis Brown Athletic Center
Regular Season
24-57 PTS: 22. C. Robinson
PTS: 22. M. Richardson
317.3 - 324.6
Mar 29, 1981
@
New York
L, 103 - 95 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
24-58 PTS: 23. Mike Newlin
PTS: 19. Ray Williams
325.2 - 300.0