1981-1982 New Jersey Nets Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record New Jersey Leaders Washington Leaders PPP
Apr 20, 1982
v.
Washington
L, 83 - 96 Izod Center
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 23. B. Williams
PTS: 18. Jeff Ruland
297.3 - 343.8
Apr 23, 1982
@
Washington
L, 103 - 92 US Airways Arena
Opening Round
0-2 PTS: 25. Albert King
REB: 9. Len Elmore
AST: 6. Ray Williams
PTS: 23. Kevin Grevey
REB: 11. Rick Mahorn
AST: 9. F. Johnson
114.9 - 102.6

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record New Jersey Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 30, 1981
v.
New York
L, 99 - 103 Izod Center
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 22. Darwin Cook
PTS: 25. M. Lucas
285.5 - 297.1
Nov 4, 1981
v.
Atlanta
L, 86 - 95 Izod Center
Regular Season
0-2 PTS: 18. B. Williams
PTS: 20. C. Criss
307.3 - 339.5
Nov 5, 1981
@
Detroit
L, 109 - 103 Silverdome
Regular Season
0-3 PTS: 20. B. Williams
PTS: 23. John Long
320.0 - 302.4
Nov 7, 1981
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Chicago
L, 118 - 105 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
0-4 PTS: 20. B. Williams
PTS: 27. Reggie Theus
356.9 - 317.6
Nov 8, 1981
v.
Indiana
W, 89 - 86 Izod Center
Regular Season
1-4 PTS: 20. Ray Williams
PTS: 21. Tom Owens
266.6 - 257.6
Nov 10, 1981
@
New York
L, 111 - 99 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
1-5 PTS: 20. B. Williams
PTS: 20. M. Richardson
331.6 - 295.8
Nov 11, 1981
v.
Milwaukee
L, 88 - 100 Izod Center
Regular Season
1-6 PTS: 14. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 20. Bob Lanier
267.4 - 303.8
Nov 13, 1981
@
Boston
L, 111 - 97 XL Center
Regular Season
1-7 PTS: 22. B. Williams
PTS: 22. Larry Bird
321.5 - 280.9
Nov 14, 1981
v.
Kansas City
W, 103 - 92 Izod Center
Regular Season
2-7 PTS: 25. O. Birdsong
PTS: 21. C. Robinson
293.7 - 262.3
Nov 18, 1981
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Golden State
L, 121 - 107 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
2-8 PTS: 21. B. Williams
PTS: 23. W. Free
310.7 - 274.7
Nov 20, 1981
@
Portland
L, 106 - 86 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
2-9 PTS: 19. Ray Williams
PTS: 27. M. Thompson
336.9 - 273.3
Nov 22, 1981
@
Seattle
L, 109 - 92 Kingdome
Regular Season
2-10 PTS: 16. O. Birdsong
PTS: 22. L. Shelton
288.3 - 243.4
Nov 24, 1981
@
Houston
W, 84 - 102 Compaq Center
Regular Season
3-10 PTS: 21. O. Birdsong
PTS: 24. Moses Malone
312.8 - 379.8
Nov 27, 1981
@
San Antonio
L, 114 - 86 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
3-11 PTS: 17. O. Birdsong
PTS: 29. G. Gervin
312.0 - 235.4
Nov 28, 1981
@
Dallas
L, 111 - 107 Reunion Arena
Regular Season
3-12 PTS: 37. O. Birdsong
PTS: 20. J. Spanarkel
323.9 - 312.2
Dec 2, 1981
v.
Cleveland
W, 125 - 106 Izod Center
Regular Season
4-12 PTS: 27. Ray Williams
PTS: 20. M. Mitchell
320.9 - 272.1
Dec 5, 1981
v.
Philadelphia
L, 105 - 114 Izod Center
Regular Season
4-13 PTS: 20. Ray Williams
REB: 18. B. Williams
AST: 5. Ray Williams
PTS: 33. J. Erving
REB: 9. D. Dawkins
AST: 7. Mo Cheeks
112.0 - 121.6
Dec 8, 1981
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Atlanta
W, 88 - 98 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
5-13 PTS: 19. B. Williams
PTS: 18. C. Criss
277.5 - 309.0
Dec 9, 1981
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Boston
L, 109 - 100 Boston Garden
Regular Season
5-14 PTS: 28. O. Birdsong
PTS: 30. Larry Bird
327.6 - 300.5
Dec 11, 1981
v.
Denver
W, 131 - 123 Izod Center
Regular Season
6-14 PTS: 26. B. Williams
PTS: 26. K. Vandeweghe
300.3 - 281.9
Dec 12, 1981
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Indiana
L, 101 - 88 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
6-15 PTS: 14. O. Birdsong
PTS: 18. Don Buse
313.0 - 272.7
Dec 16, 1981
v.
Chicago
L, 97 - 98 Izod Center
Regular Season
6-16 PTS: 19. Ray Williams
PTS: 22. Ricky Sobers
301.9 - 305.0
Dec 18, 1981
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Milwaukee
W, 88 - 100 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
7-16 PTS: 22. Ray Williams
PTS: 19. J. Bridgeman
291.4 - 331.1
Dec 19, 1981
@
Cleveland
W, 107 - 119 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
8-16 PTS: 29. O. Birdsong
PTS: 36. M. Mitchell
298.8 - 332.4
Dec 23, 1981
v.
New York
W, 115 - 99 Izod Center
Regular Season
9-16 PTS: 29. Ray Williams
PTS: 23. B. Cartwright
318.7 - 274.4
Dec 25, 1981
@
New York
W, 95 - 96 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
10-16 PTS: 24. Ray Williams
PTS: 22. Sly Williams
289.1 - 292.1
Dec 26, 1981
v.
Washington
L, 90 - 105 Izod Center
Regular Season
10-17 PTS: 15. Darwin Cook
PTS: 21. Kevin Grevey
287.3 - 335.1
Dec 28, 1981
v.
Indiana
L, 95 - 103 Izod Center
Regular Season
10-18 PTS: 25. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 19. Johnny Davis
307.8 - 333.7
Dec 30, 1981
v.
Detroit
W, 130 - 119 Izod Center
Regular Season
11-18 PTS: 25. Ray Williams
PTS: 21. Edgar Jones
310.3 - 284.1
Jan 2, 1982
@
Atlanta
L, 97 - 95 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
11-19 PTS: 17. Ray Williams
PTS: 20. John Drew
335.3 - 328.4
Jan 5, 1982
@
Washington
W, 108 - 114 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
12-19 PTS: 32. Ray Williams
PTS: 25. Jeff Ruland
293.4 - 309.7
Jan 6, 1982
v.
Milwaukee
L, 95 - 109 Izod Center
Regular Season
12-20 PTS: 18. B. Williams
PTS: 22. Q. Buckner
314.6 - 361.0
Jan 8, 1982
v.
Cleveland
W, 110 - 100 Izod Center
Regular Season
13-20 PTS: 18. Ray Williams
PTS: 27. Ron Brewer
313.8 - 285.3
Jan 9, 1982
@
Philadelphia
W, 113 - 120 Spectrum
Regular Season
14-20 PTS: 23. Ray Williams
REB: 10. B. Williams
AST: 11. Foots Walker
PTS: 28. J. Erving
REB: 12. J. Erving
AST: 10. Mo Cheeks
107.8 - 114.5
Jan 11, 1982
v.
Boston
L, 94 - 112 Izod Center
Regular Season
14-21 PTS: 20. B. Williams
PTS: 25. Larry Bird
343.9 - 409.8
Jan 14, 1982
v.
Chicago
W, 130 - 104 Izod Center
Regular Season
15-21 PTS: 29. Darwin Cook
PTS: 26. Reggie Theus
298.9 - 239.1
Jan 15, 1982
@
Kansas City
L, 114 - 104 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
15-22 PTS: 20. Ray Williams
PTS: 26. Mike Woodson
320.2 - 292.1
Jan 17, 1982
v.
Philadelphia
W, 105 - 97 Izod Center
Regular Season
16-22 PTS: 29. Ray Williams
REB: 9. Len Elmore
AST: 11. Foots Walker
PTS: 25. J. Erving
REB: 11. Earl Cureton
AST: 5. Bobby Jones
112.5 - 103.9
Jan 20, 1982
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 132 - 113 The Forum
Regular Season
16-23 PTS: 19. Albert King
PTS: 30. J. Wilkes
336.0 - 287.6
Jan 22, 1982
@
Phoenix
W, 97 - 99 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
17-23 PTS: 27. Ray Williams
PTS: 24. T. Robinson
307.0 - 313.3
Jan 23, 1982
@
San Diego
W, 109 - 113 Valley View Casino Center
Regular Season
18-23 PTS: 31. Ray Williams
PTS: 23. M. Brooks
306.7 - 317.9
Jan 26, 1982
@
Utah
W, 129 - 138 Salt Palace
Regular Season
19-23 PTS: 29. B. Williams
PTS: 39. A. Dantley
303.2 - 324.3
Jan 27, 1982
@
Denver
L, 130 - 116 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
19-24 PTS: 20. Darwin Cook
PTS: 29. K. Vandeweghe
320.0 - 285.6
Feb 2, 1982
@
Chicago
W, 112 - 116 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
20-24 PTS: 31. Ray Williams
REB: 8. B. Williams
AST: 5. Foots Walker
PTS: 31. A. Gilmore
REB: 14. A. Gilmore
AST: 8. R. Lester
114.3 - 118.4
Feb 3, 1982
v.
Atlanta
W, 112 - 103 Izod Center
Regular Season
21-24 PTS: 34. Ray Williams
REB: 7. B. Williams
AST: 7. Ray Williams
PTS: 19. John Drew
REB: 7. Sam Pellom
AST: 6. Rory Sparrow
124.0 - 114.0
Feb 5, 1982
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Philadelphia
L, 116 - 112 Spectrum
Regular Season
21-25 PTS: 22. B. Williams
REB: 16. James Bailey
AST: 11. Ray Williams
PTS: 34. Andrew Toney
REB: 7. Earl Cureton
AST: 10. Mo Cheeks
115.9 - 111.9
Feb 6, 1982
@
Detroit
W, 120 - 125 Silverdome
Regular Season
22-25 PTS: 36. Ray Williams
PTS: 34. K. Tripucka
314.1 - 327.2
Feb 7, 1982
@
Cleveland
W, 94 - 110 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
23-25 PTS: 25. Ray Williams
REB: 10. Albert King
AST: 8. Foots Walker
PTS: 18. Ron Brewer
REB: 8. J. Edwards
AST: 10. Geoff Huston
101.2 - 118.4
Feb 10, 1982
v.
Detroit
W, 115 - 108 Izod Center
Regular Season
24-25 PTS: 26. Ray Williams
REB: 11. B. Williams
AST: 7. Ray Williams
PTS: 34. John Long
REB: 9. K. Tripucka
AST: 3. Terry Tyler
120.9 - 113.5
Feb 12, 1982
v.
Golden State
W, 109 - 98 Izod Center
Regular Season
25-25 PTS: 22. Ray Williams
PTS: 20. Purvis Short
304.4 - 273.7
Feb 14, 1982
v.
Dallas
L, 109 - 111 Izod Center
Regular Season
25-26 PTS: 25. Len Elmore
REB: 18. B. Williams
AST: 5. Foots Walker
PTS: 30. Jay Vincent
REB: 11. Wayne Cooper
AST: 11. A. Bristow
111.5 - 113.5
Feb 17, 1982
v.
Chicago
W, 115 - 105 Izod Center
Regular Season
26-26 PTS: 32. Ray Williams
REB: 9. B. Williams
AST: 12. Ray Williams
PTS: 22. D. Greenwood
REB: 8. A. Gilmore
AST: 4. D. Greenwood
124.6 - 113.8
Feb 19, 1982
v.
Houston
L, 96 - 103 Izod Center
Regular Season
26-27 PTS: 18. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 34. Moses Malone
298.1 - 319.9
Feb 20, 1982
v.
Utah
W, 125 - 108 Izod Center
Regular Season
27-27 PTS: 25. Ray Williams
PTS: 25. A. Dantley
311.3 - 269.0
Feb 21, 1982
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Indiana
L, 118 - 107 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
27-28 PTS: 22. B. Williams
REB: 8. B. Williams
PTS: 20. Louis Orr
REB: 14. H. Williams
830.7 - 753.2
Feb 24, 1982
v.
Milwaukee
L, 106 - 113 Izod Center
Regular Season
27-29 PTS: 26. Ray Williams
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 8. Foots Walker
PTS: 21. M. Johnson
REB: 8. M. Johnson
AST: 5. S. Moncrief
83.7 - 89.3
Feb 26, 1982
v.
Portland
W, 110 - 106 Izod Center
Regular Season
28-29 PTS: 22. Ray Williams
PTS: 26. M. Thompson
329.8 - 317.8
Feb 28, 1982
v.
San Diego
W, 110 - 95 Izod Center
Regular Season
29-29 PTS: 23. Ray Williams
REB: 9. B. Williams
AST: 9. Foots Walker
PTS: 24. M. Wiley
REB: 14. J. Whitehead
AST: 4. C. Criss
116.4 - 100.5
Mar 2, 1982
@
Washington
W, 124 - 130 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
30-29 PTS: 20. Albert King
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 11. Foots Walker
PTS: 25. Greg Ballard
REB: 11. Rick Mahorn
AST: 12. John Lucas
108.9 - 114.1
Mar 3, 1982
v.
L.A. Lakers
W, 111 - 103 Izod Center
Regular Season
31-29 PTS: 31. Ray Williams
REB: 14. B. Williams
AST: 9. Foots Walker
PTS: 30. K. Abdul-Jabbar
REB: 8. M. Johnson
AST: 8. Norm Nixon
117.1 - 108.7
Mar 5, 1982
@
Chicago
W, 90 - 107 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
32-29 PTS: 20. Ray Williams
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 4. Darwin Cook
PTS: 14. Dwight Jones
REB: 11. D. Greenwood
AST: 5. Reggie Theus
93.2 - 110.8
Mar 6, 1982
@
Atlanta
L, 112 - 92 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
32-30 PTS: 14. Len Elmore
PTS: 33. E. Johnson, Jr.
322.4 - 264.9
Mar 10, 1982
v.
Phoenix
W, 113 - 105 Izod Center
Regular Season
33-30 PTS: 25. Ray Williams
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 6. Ray Williams
PTS: 28. Walter Davis
REB: 12. Rich Kelley
AST: 5. Walter Davis
114.3 - 106.2
Mar 12, 1982
v.
Boston
L, 109 - 113 Izod Center
Regular Season
33-31 PTS: 31. Ray Williams
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 10. Foots Walker
PTS: 31. R. Parish
REB: 14. R. Parish
AST: 7. Larry Bird
111.9 - 116.0
Mar 14, 1982
v.
Seattle
L, 97 - 98 Izod Center
Regular Season
33-32 PTS: 20. B. Williams
REB: 13. B. Williams
AST: 5. O. Birdsong
PTS: 23. Gus Williams
REB: 11. L. Shelton
AST: 5. Gus Williams
93.1 - 94.1
Mar 17, 1982
v.
San Antonio
W, 93 - 90 Izod Center
Regular Season
34-32 PTS: 22. B. Williams
PTS: 24. G. Gervin
324.5 - 314.0
Mar 20, 1982
@
Indiana
L, 104 - 101 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
34-33 PTS: 19. Mike O'Koren
PTS: 25. Johnny Davis
305.3 - 296.5
Mar 21, 1982
@
Milwaukee
L, 102 - 86 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
34-34 PTS: 19. Ray Williams
REB: 10. B. Williams
AST: 6. Ray Williams
PTS: 21. M. Johnson
REB: 9. Bob Lanier
AST: 5. S. Moncrief
109.2 - 92.1
Mar 24, 1982
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Philadelphia
W, 106 - 111 Spectrum
Regular Season
35-34 PTS: 39. Ray Williams
REB: 15. B. Williams
AST: 9. Darwin Cook
PTS: 19. J. Erving
REB: 7. Bobby Jones
AST: 7. L. Hollins
115.1 - 120.6
Mar 26, 1982
@
Washington
L, 104 - 88 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
35-35 PTS: 15. Darwin Cook
PTS: 27. S. Haywood
339.1 - 287.0
Mar 27, 1982
v.
Detroit
L, 121 - 123 Izod Center
Regular Season
35-36 PTS: 39. Ray Williams
PTS: 27. K. Tripucka
311.2 - 316.4
Mar 28, 1982
v.
New York
W, 113 - 106 Izod Center
Regular Season
36-36 PTS: 23. Ray Williams
REB: 10. B. Williams
AST: 11. Foots Walker
PTS: 21. M. Richardson
REB: 11. M. Webster
AST: 5. M. Richardson
120.2 - 112.7
Mar 31, 1982
v.
Cleveland
W, 103 - 87 Izod Center
Regular Season
37-36 PTS: 23. Darwin Cook
PTS: 23. Ron Brewer
314.6 - 265.7
Apr 2, 1982
v.
Washington
W, 98 - 96 Izod Center
Regular Season
38-36 PTS: 27. Ray Williams
REB: 17. B. Williams
AST: 8. Foots Walker
PTS: 20. Greg Ballard
REB: 11. Rick Mahorn
AST: 8. Kevin Grevey
105.4 - 103.3
Apr 4, 1982
@
Cleveland
W, 109 - 119 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
39-36 PTS: 27. Ray Williams
PTS: 29. Scott Wedman
320.6 - 350.0
Apr 7, 1982
v.
Philadelphia
L, 113 - 116 Izod Center
Regular Season
39-37 PTS: 28. Ray Williams
REB: 18. B. Williams
AST: 9. Ray Williams
PTS: 38. J. Erving
REB: 14. C. Jones
AST: 7. Mo Cheeks
111.7 - 114.6
Apr 9, 1982
@
Boston
L, 106 - 103 Boston Garden
Regular Season
39-38 PTS: 21. Ray Williams
PTS: 36. R. Parish
335.3 - 325.8
Apr 10, 1982
v.
Indiana
W, 115 - 86 Izod Center
Regular Season
40-38 PTS: 18. Albert King
PTS: 23. H. Williams
333.4 - 249.3
Apr 13, 1982
@
New York
W, 102 - 104 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
41-38 PTS: 37. Ray Williams
PTS: 25. M. Richardson
298.9 - 304.7
Apr 14, 1982
v.
Washington
W, 98 - 94 Izod Center
Regular Season
42-38 PTS: 23. Ray Williams
PTS: 20. Don Collins
308.9 - 296.2
Apr 16, 1982
v.
Boston
W, 113 - 96 Izod Center
Regular Season
43-38 PTS: 27. B. Williams
PTS: 21. R. Parish
322.1 - 273.7
Apr 17, 1982
@
Detroit
W, 132 - 147 Silverdome
Regular Season
44-38 PTS: 52. Ray Williams
PTS: 24. Isiah Thomas
316.7 - 352.7