1981-1982 Phoenix Suns Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Phoenix Leaders Denver Leaders PPP
Apr 20, 1982
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Denver
L, 129 - 113 McNichols Sports Arena
Opening Round
0-1 PTS: 22. Kyle Macy
PTS: 29. K. Vandeweghe
325.6 - 285.2
Apr 23, 1982
v.
Denver
W, 126 - 110 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Opening Round
1-1 PTS: 29. D. Johnson
PTS: 26. Dan Issel
319.6 - 279.0
Apr 24, 1982
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Denver
W, 119 - 124 McNichols Sports Arena
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 30. Walter Davis
REB: 9. T. Robinson
PTS: 26. Dan Issel
REB: 10. Dan Issel
116.1 - 121.0

NBA Playoffs - Conference Semi Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Phoenix Leaders L.A. Lakers Leaders PPP
Apr 27, 1982
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L.A. Lakers
L, 115 - 96 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
0-1 PTS: 20. D. Johnson
PTS: 28. J. Wilkes
314.1 - 262.2
Apr 28, 1982
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L.A. Lakers
L, 117 - 98 The Forum
Conference Semi Finals
0-2 PTS: 27. D. Johnson
PTS: 24. K. Abdul-Jabbar
348.0 - 291.5
Apr 30, 1982
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 106 - 114 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Conference Semi Finals
0-3 PTS: 23. Alvan Adams
PTS: 26. J. Wilkes
318.6 - 342.7
May 2, 1982
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 107 - 112 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Conference Semi Finals
0-4 PTS: 31. D. Johnson
PTS: 24. J. Wilkes
303.3 - 317.5

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Phoenix Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 30, 1981
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Portland
L, 103 - 95 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 24. Kyle Macy
PTS: 24. M. Thompson
315.3 - 290.8
Oct 31, 1981
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Seattle
L, 94 - 84 Kingdome
Regular Season
0-2 PTS: 18. T. Robinson
PTS: 28. Gus Williams
304.6 - 272.2
Nov 3, 1981
v.
San Antonio
W, 111 - 88 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
1-2 PTS: 18. Kyle Macy
PTS: 35. G. Gervin
302.1 - 239.5
Nov 5, 1981
v.
Dallas
W, 121 - 93 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
2-2 PTS: 20. Kyle Macy
PTS: 19. R. Blackman
320.0 - 245.9
Nov 6, 1981
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L.A. Lakers
W, 99 - 101 The Forum
Regular Season
3-2 PTS: 24. Kyle Macy
PTS: 27. K. Abdul-Jabbar
346.9 - 353.9
Nov 7, 1981
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Utah
L, 95 - 87 Salt Palace
Regular Season
3-3 PTS: 29. Alvan Adams
PTS: 23. A. Dantley
322.5 - 295.3
Nov 10, 1981
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Denver
W, 106 - 109 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
4-3 PTS: 25. Alvan Adams
PTS: 30. Alex English
336.9 - 346.5
Nov 12, 1981
v.
Indiana
W, 95 - 93 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
5-3 PTS: 21. T. Robinson
PTS: 19. Tom Owens
305.1 - 298.7
Nov 14, 1981
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 97 - 98 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
5-4 PTS: 24. D. Johnson
PTS: 24. Norm Nixon
299.4 - 302.5
Nov 18, 1981
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Atlanta
L, 102 - 97 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
5-5 PTS: 30. Alvan Adams
PTS: 29. John Drew
297.7 - 283.1
Nov 21, 1981
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Dallas
W, 88 - 110 Reunion Arena
Regular Season
6-5 PTS: 27. T. Robinson
PTS: 20. Mark Aguirre
300.8 - 376.0
Nov 25, 1981
v.
Houston
W, 128 - 114 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
7-5 PTS: 23. Kyle Macy
PTS: 28. Moses Malone
316.7 - 282.1
Nov 27, 1981
v.
Chicago
W, 111 - 107 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
8-5 PTS: 23. Kyle Macy
PTS: 26. A. Gilmore
321.4 - 309.8
Dec 1, 1981
v.
San Diego
W, 117 - 94 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
9-5 PTS: 25. T. Robinson
PTS: 18. M. Brooks
316.1 - 254.0
Dec 3, 1981
v.
Denver
W, 137 - 109 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
10-5 PTS: 29. Larry Nance
PTS: 24. Dan Issel
332.8 - 264.8
Dec 5, 1981
v.
Utah
W, 101 - 99 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
11-5 PTS: 21. T. Robinson
PTS: 27. A. Dantley
334.5 - 327.9
Dec 8, 1981
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San Diego
L, 121 - 110 Valley View Casino Center
Regular Season
11-6 PTS: 28. D. Johnson
PTS: 24. M. Brooks
329.8 - 299.9
Dec 9, 1981
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Golden State
L, 134 - 127 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
11-7 PTS: 28. Alvan Adams
PTS: 45. Bernard King
317.9 - 301.3
Dec 10, 1981
v.
Portland
W, 117 - 110 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
12-7 PTS: 29. Kyle Macy
PTS: 29. Jim Paxson
321.4 - 302.2
Dec 12, 1981
v.
Washington
L, 98 - 105 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
12-8 PTS: 22. D. Johnson
PTS: 32. Greg Ballard
333.4 - 357.2
Dec 15, 1981
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Houston
L, 99 - 95 Compaq Center
Regular Season
12-9 PTS: 21. T. Robinson
PTS: 35. Moses Malone
324.9 - 311.7
Dec 16, 1981
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Kansas City
L, 97 - 81 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
12-10 PTS: 14. D. Johnson
PTS: 30. C. Robinson
321.2 - 268.3
Dec 18, 1981
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San Antonio
W, 104 - 108 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
13-10 PTS: 38. T. Robinson
PTS: 23. G. Gervin
303.5 - 315.2
Dec 19, 1981
v.
Kansas City
W, 95 - 87 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
14-10 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
PTS: 22. Mike Woodson
314.7 - 288.2
Dec 23, 1981
v.
Golden State
W, 118 - 103 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
15-10 PTS: 30. T. Robinson
PTS: 20. Bernard King
331.4 - 289.3
Dec 25, 1981
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 101 - 104 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
15-11 PTS: 19. Alvan Adams
PTS: 30. M. Cooper
318.9 - 328.3
Dec 26, 1981
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Golden State
L, 112 - 96 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
15-12 PTS: 29. D. Johnson
PTS: 30. J. Carroll
313.4 - 268.6
Dec 27, 1981
v.
Philadelphia
W, 99 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
16-12 PTS: 25. T. Robinson
REB: 15. T. Robinson
AST: 6. T. Robinson
PTS: 20. J. Erving
REB: 8. D. Dawkins
AST: 6. Mo Cheeks
99.4 - 96.4
Dec 30, 1981
v.
Portland
W, 113 - 112 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
17-12 PTS: 30. T. Robinson
PTS: 27. K. Ransey
327.8 - 324.9
Jan 2, 1982
v.
Seattle
W, 120 - 97 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
18-12 PTS: 22. T. Robinson
PTS: 22. Gus Williams
312.3 - 252.5
Jan 5, 1982
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Indiana
L, 87 - 82 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
18-13 PTS: 17. D. Johnson
PTS: 25. Mike Bantom
314.6 - 296.5
Jan 7, 1982
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Detroit
W, 94 - 110 Silverdome
Regular Season
19-13 PTS: 25. T. Robinson
PTS: 24. John Long
281.4 - 329.3
Jan 9, 1982
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Dallas
L, 105 - 101 Reunion Arena
Regular Season
19-14 PTS: 22. D. Johnson
PTS: 19. Jay Vincent
287.9 - 277.0
Jan 12, 1982
v.
Golden State
W, 133 - 121 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
20-14 PTS: 26. D. Johnson
PTS: 33. Purvis Short
306.3 - 278.6
Jan 14, 1982
v.
New York
W, 90 - 89 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
21-14 PTS: 27. T. Robinson
PTS: 17. Randy Smith
335.9 - 332.2
Jan 16, 1982
v.
San Diego
W, 106 - 87 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
22-14 PTS: 21. D. Johnson
PTS: 18. Joe Bryant
297.1 - 243.9
Jan 19, 1982
v.
San Antonio
W, 108 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
23-14 PTS: 21. D. Johnson
PTS: 27. G. Gervin
304.4 - 270.6
Jan 22, 1982
v.
New Jersey
L, 97 - 99 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
23-15 PTS: 24. T. Robinson
PTS: 27. Ray Williams
307.0 - 313.3
Jan 23, 1982
v.
Detroit
W, 113 - 90 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
24-15 PTS: 24. T. Robinson
PTS: 17. V. Johnson
332.9 - 265.1
Jan 27, 1982
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San Diego
L, 99 - 92 Valley View Casino Center
Regular Season
24-16 PTS: 20. Alvan Adams
PTS: 25. Phil Smith
317.3 - 294.8
Jan 28, 1982
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L.A. Lakers
L, 97 - 87 The Forum
Regular Season
24-17 PTS: 20. Larry Nance
PTS: 31. K. Abdul-Jabbar
332.9 - 298.6
Feb 3, 1982
v.
Golden State
L, 88 - 90 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
24-18 PTS: 23. Alvan Adams
PTS: 20. Bernard King
327.7 - 335.1
Feb 4, 1982
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San Antonio
L, 118 - 112 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
24-19 PTS: 23. Alvan Adams
PTS: 39. G. Gervin
328.9 - 312.2
Feb 5, 1982
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Houston
L, 106 - 104 Compaq Center
Regular Season
24-20 PTS: 27. Alvan Adams
PTS: 45. Moses Malone
315.4 - 309.5
Feb 7, 1982
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Milwaukee
L, 107 - 92 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
24-21 PTS: 18. Walter Davis
PTS: 23. B. Winters
335.1 - 288.1
Feb 10, 1982
v.
Boston
W, 112 - 110 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
25-21 PTS: 30. D. Johnson
PTS: 35. Larry Bird
321.1 - 315.4
Feb 12, 1982
v.
Atlanta
W, 94 - 90 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
26-21 PTS: 21. D. Johnson
PTS: 26. Tree Rollins
317.0 - 303.5
Feb 13, 1982
@
Utah
L, 120 - 115 Salt Palace
Regular Season
26-22 PTS: 24. Walter Davis
PTS: 40. A. Dantley
340.1 - 325.9
Feb 16, 1982
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Chicago
W, 86 - 91 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
27-22 PTS: 18. D. Johnson
PTS: 18. Ricky Sobers
321.0 - 339.6
Feb 17, 1982
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Kansas City
L, 110 - 107 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
27-23 PTS: 31. Kyle Macy
PTS: 18. E. Grunfeld
320.9 - 312.2
Feb 19, 1982
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New York
W, 90 - 104 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
28-23 PTS: 29. T. Robinson
PTS: 19. B. Cartwright
279.0 - 322.4
Feb 21, 1982
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Philadelphia
L, 109 - 102 Spectrum
Regular Season
28-24 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
REB: 10. D. Johnson
AST: 7. D. Johnson
PTS: 28. J. Erving
REB: 10. C. Jones
AST: 9. Mo Cheeks
120.3 - 112.5
Feb 24, 1982
v.
Cleveland
W, 131 - 97 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
29-24 PTS: 22. Alvan Adams
PTS: 29. J. Edwards
310.2 - 229.7
Feb 26, 1982
v.
Denver
W, 131 - 122 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
30-24 PTS: 32. T. Robinson
PTS: 35. Dan Issel
309.8 - 288.5
Feb 28, 1982
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Seattle
W, 98 - 103 Kingdome
Regular Season
31-24 PTS: 28. D. Johnson
PTS: 33. Jack Sikma
313.4 - 329.4
Mar 2, 1982
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Portland
L, 119 - 108 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
31-25 PTS: 38. T. Robinson
PTS: 30. K. Ransey
326.3 - 296.1
Mar 3, 1982
v.
Utah
W, 115 - 102 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
32-25 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
PTS: 22. A. Dantley
336.2 - 298.2
Mar 5, 1982
v.
Kansas City
W, 110 - 98 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
33-25 PTS: 26. Alvan Adams
PTS: 19. Mike Woodson
316.0 - 281.5
Mar 7, 1982
v.
Houston
L, 92 - 94 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
33-26 PTS: 33. D. Johnson
PTS: 39. Moses Malone
340.7 - 348.1
Mar 9, 1982
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Washington
W, 95 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
34-26 PTS: 35. T. Robinson
REB: 10. D. Johnson
AST: 5. T. Robinson
PTS: 23. Greg Ballard
REB: 15. Jeff Ruland
AST: 4. Jeff Ruland
99.3 - 107.7
Mar 10, 1982
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New Jersey
L, 113 - 105 Izod Center
Regular Season
34-27 PTS: 28. Walter Davis
REB: 12. Rich Kelley
AST: 5. Walter Davis
PTS: 25. Ray Williams
REB: 12. B. Williams
AST: 6. Ray Williams
114.3 - 106.2
Mar 11, 1982
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Cleveland
W, 95 - 101 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
35-27 PTS: 21. T. Robinson
REB: 11. Rich Kelley
AST: 3. Rich Kelley
PTS: 21. Ron Brewer
REB: 10. C. Robinson
AST: 1. C. Robinson
97.8 - 104.0
Mar 14, 1982
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Boston
L, 105 - 92 Boston Garden
Regular Season
35-28 PTS: 21. Kyle Macy
REB: 14. T. Robinson
AST: 5. Kyle Macy
PTS: 33. R. Parish
REB: 11. Kevin McHale
AST: 8. Larry Bird
101.5 - 89.0
Mar 16, 1982
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Houston
W, 109 - 114 Compaq Center
Regular Season
36-28 PTS: 37. D. Johnson
PTS: 36. Moses Malone
337.0 - 352.5
Mar 17, 1982
v.
Denver
L, 133 - 135 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
36-29 PTS: 28. D. Johnson
PTS: 39. Dan Issel
314.5 - 319.3
Mar 21, 1982
v.
Seattle
L, 105 - 115 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
36-30 PTS: 32. D. Johnson
PTS: 41. Gus Williams
307.0 - 336.3
Mar 23, 1982
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Golden State
L, 95 - 91 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
36-31 PTS: 18. T. Robinson
PTS: 31. W. Free
309.8 - 296.8
Mar 24, 1982
v.
Dallas
W, 104 - 96 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
37-31 PTS: 22. D. Johnson
PTS: 23. Jay Vincent
316.4 - 292.1
Mar 26, 1982
v.
Milwaukee
W, 113 - 112 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
38-31 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
REB: 8. Alvan Adams
AST: 9. Alvan Adams
PTS: 32. S. Moncrief
REB: 6. S. Moncrief
AST: 4. H. Catchings
100.3 - 99.4
Mar 27, 1982
@
Denver
L, 140 - 134 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
38-32 PTS: 23. Walter Davis
PTS: 29. Alex English
338.0 - 323.5
Mar 29, 1982
@
Utah
W, 102 - 113 Salt Palace
Regular Season
39-32 PTS: 23. Rich Kelley
PTS: 28. D. Griffith
316.1 - 350.2
Mar 31, 1982
v.
San Diego
W, 127 - 106 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
40-32 PTS: 24. Walter Davis
PTS: 30. Tom Chambers
340.6 - 284.3
Apr 2, 1982
@
L.A. Lakers
W, 99 - 109 The Forum
Regular Season
41-32 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
PTS: 23. J. Wilkes
319.9 - 352.2
Apr 4, 1982
v.
Kansas City
W, 104 - 95 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
42-32 PTS: 22. Walter Davis
PTS: 28. Mike Woodson
352.9 - 322.4
Apr 6, 1982
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Seattle
L, 102 - 91 Kingdome
Regular Season
42-33 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
PTS: 27. Gus Williams
331.1 - 295.4
Apr 8, 1982
v.
Portland
L, 104 - 106 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
42-34 PTS: 24. Alvan Adams
PTS: 17. Jim Paxson
317.0 - 323.1
Apr 9, 1982
@
Dallas
L, 105 - 100 Reunion Arena
Regular Season
42-35 PTS: 28. Kyle Macy
PTS: 20. Jay Vincent
349.9 - 333.3
Apr 10, 1982
v.
Seattle
W, 116 - 99 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
43-35 PTS: 25. D. Johnson
PTS: 21. Gus Williams
312.2 - 266.5
Apr 13, 1982
@
San Diego
W, 94 - 105 Valley View Casino Center
Regular Season
44-35 PTS: 26. D. Johnson
PTS: 32. Tom Chambers
321.3 - 358.9
Apr 14, 1982
v.
San Antonio
W, 104 - 92 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
45-35 PTS: 20. Walter Davis
PTS: 15. M. Olberding
328.3 - 290.4
Apr 16, 1982
@
Portland
W, 99 - 113 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
46-35 PTS: 32. Alvan Adams
PTS: 25. M. Thompson
324.9 - 370.9
Apr 18, 1982
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 115 - 120 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
46-36 PTS: 22. D. Johnson
REB: 10. T. Robinson
AST: 11. Kyle Macy
PTS: 34. K. Abdul-Jabbar
REB: 15. M. Johnson
AST: 12. M. Johnson
110.8 - 115.6