1976-1977 Washington Bullets Schedule

NBA Playoffs - Opening Round

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Washington Leaders Cleveland Leaders PPP
Apr 13, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 109 - 100 US Airways Arena
Opening Round
1-0 PTS: 38. Phil Chenier
PTS: 20. Foots Walker
346.4 - 317.8
Apr 15, 1977
@
Cleveland
L, 91 - 83 Richfield Coliseum
Opening Round
1-1 PTS: 24. Phil Chenier
PTS: 22. C. Russell
288.6 - 263.2
Apr 17, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 104 - 98 US Airways Arena
Opening Round
2-1 PTS: 31. T. Henderson
PTS: 20. Elmore Smith
306.5 - 288.8

NBA Playoffs - Conference Semi Finals

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Washington Leaders Houston Leaders PPP
Apr 19, 1977
@
Houston
W, 101 - 111 Compaq Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-0 PTS: 32. M. Kupchak
PTS: 24. Mike Newlin
313.5 - 344.6
Apr 21, 1977
@
Houston
L, 124 - 118 Compaq Center
Conference Semi Finals
1-1 PTS: 37. Phil Chenier
PTS: 31. Moses Malone
305.2 - 290.4
Apr 24, 1977
v.
Houston
W, 93 - 90 US Airways Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-1 PTS: 23. M. Kupchak
PTS: 18. John Lucas
327.5 - 317.0
Apr 26, 1977
v.
Houston
L, 103 - 107 US Airways Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-2 PTS: 29. Phil Chenier
PTS: 28. R. Tomjanovich
315.3 - 327.5
Apr 29, 1977
@
Houston
L, 123 - 115 Compaq Center
Conference Semi Finals
2-3 PTS: 30. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 40. C. Murphy
321.9 - 301.0
May 1, 1977
v.
Houston
L, 103 - 108 US Airways Arena
Conference Semi Finals
2-4 PTS: 21. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. R. Tomjanovich
312.0 - 327.2

Regular Season

Date Opponent Result Venue Record Washington Leaders Opponent Leaders PPP
Oct 22, 1976
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 84 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
0-1 PTS: 26. T. Robinson
PTS: 33. K. Abdul-Jabbar
299.4 - 367.1
Oct 23, 1976
@
Detroit
W, 97 - 98 Cobo Center
Regular Season
1-1 PTS: 21. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 23. Bob Lanier
303.8 - 306.9
Oct 27, 1976
@
New York
L, 96 - 93 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
1-2 PTS: 34. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. T. Archibald
285.2 - 276.3
Oct 29, 1976
@
New Orleans
L, 111 - 93 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
1-3 PTS: 23. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 25. P. Maravich
306.0 - 256.4
Oct 30, 1976
@
Houston
L, 105 - 92 Compaq Center
Regular Season
1-4 PTS: 23. Larry Wright
PTS: 24. R. Tomjanovich
308.7 - 270.5
Nov 3, 1976
v.
Milwaukee
W, 117 - 105 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
2-4 PTS: 31. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 22. K. Restani
331.7 - 297.7
Nov 5, 1976
@
Boston
W, 104 - 107 Boston Garden
Regular Season
3-4 PTS: 28. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 26. Jo Jo White
308.9 - 317.8
Nov 6, 1976
v.
Boston
W, 109 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
4-4 PTS: 36. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 27. Jo Jo White
316.8 - 299.3
Nov 9, 1976
@
New York
L, 106 - 97 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
4-5 PTS: 19. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 23. Walt Frazier
344.8 - 315.5
Nov 10, 1976
v.
New Orleans
W, 116 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
5-5 PTS: 30. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 23. P. Maravich
304.6 - 270.4
Nov 12, 1976
@
Philadelphia
L, 143 - 104 Spectrum
Regular Season
5-6 PTS: 26. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 36. G. McGinnis
346.2 - 251.8
Nov 13, 1976
v.
Philadelphia
L, 109 - 114 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
5-7 PTS: 32. Dave Bing
PTS: 26. G. McGinnis
316.7 - 331.3
Nov 17, 1976
v.
New York
W, 111 - 97 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
6-7 PTS: 30. Phil Chenier
PTS: 18. Earl Monroe
331.5 - 289.7
Nov 20, 1976
v.
San Antonio
W, 109 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
7-7 PTS: 34. Phil Chenier
PTS: 33. G. Gervin
309.0 - 292.0
Nov 23, 1976
@
Denver
L, 117 - 96 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
7-8 PTS: 21. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 28. D. Thompson
326.0 - 267.5
Nov 25, 1976
@
Phoenix
L, 104 - 98 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
7-9 PTS: 31. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 26. P. Westphal
307.1 - 289.4
Nov 27, 1976
@
Portland
L, 103 - 95 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
7-10 PTS: 25. Phil Chenier
PTS: 30. M. Lucas
325.2 - 300.0
Nov 28, 1976
@
Seattle
L, 117 - 116 KeyArena
Regular Season
7-11 PTS: 26. M. Kupchak
PTS: 37. Slick Watts
298.4 - 295.8
Nov 30, 1976
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 109 - 102 The Forum
Regular Season
7-12 PTS: 35. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. K. Abdul-Jabbar
322.3 - 301.6
Dec 2, 1976
@
Atlanta
W, 90 - 102 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
8-12 PTS: 33. T. Robinson
PTS: 19. J. Meriweather
325.4 - 368.8
Dec 4, 1976
v.
Denver
W, 100 - 95 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
9-12 PTS: 23. Phil Chenier
PTS: 20. D. Thompson
330.4 - 313.8
Dec 8, 1976
v.
Seattle
L, 99 - 109 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
9-13 PTS: 23. Phil Chenier
PTS: 21. Leonard Gray
306.3 - 337.2
Dec 10, 1976
v.
Indiana
W, 98 - 88 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
10-13 PTS: 27. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 28. Billy Knight
334.0 - 299.9
Dec 15, 1976
v.
Kansas City
W, 104 - 100 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
11-13 PTS: 45. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 21. Ron Boone
332.6 - 319.8
Dec 17, 1976
@
Buffalo
W, 88 - 99 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
12-13 PTS: 37. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 29. A. Dantley
330.1 - 371.3
Dec 18, 1976
v.
Golden State
L, 110 - 115 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
12-14 PTS: 31. Dave Bing
PTS: 24. J. Wilkes
313.7 - 327.9
Dec 22, 1976
@
Houston
L, 111 - 90 Compaq Center
Regular Season
12-15 PTS: 22. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 18. John Lucas
330.9 - 268.3
Dec 23, 1976
@
San Antonio
L, 118 - 116 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
12-16 PTS: 32. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 26. Larry Kenon
334.5 - 328.8
Dec 25, 1976
v.
Cleveland
W, 117 - 99 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
13-16 PTS: 28. T. Robinson
PTS: 15. Jim Chones
330.4 - 279.6
Dec 26, 1976
@
New Orleans
L, 109 - 100 Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Regular Season
13-17 PTS: 30. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 50. P. Maravich
310.1 - 284.5
Dec 28, 1976
@
Indiana
W, 111 - 117 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
14-17 PTS: 31. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 34. Billy Knight
295.7 - 311.7
Dec 29, 1976
v.
Atlanta
W, 96 - 92 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
15-17 PTS: 19. T. Robinson
PTS: 24. Lou Hudson
313.1 - 300.0
Jan 1, 1977
v.
Houston
W, 104 - 89 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
16-17 PTS: 32. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 25. R. Tomjanovich
340.6 - 291.5
Jan 5, 1977
v.
New York
W, 107 - 92 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
17-17 PTS: 28. Phil Chenier
PTS: 20. J. Williamson
330.2 - 283.9
Jan 7, 1977
v.
Phoenix
W, 99 - 89 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
18-17 PTS: 28. Phil Chenier
PTS: 15. P. Westphal
327.9 - 294.8
Jan 8, 1977
@
Cleveland
L, 114 - 107 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
18-18 PTS: 31. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 24. Bingo Smith
296.8 - 278.6
Jan 11, 1977
@
Milwaukee
W, 109 - 120 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
19-18 PTS: 25. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 28. B. Dandridge
299.4 - 329.6
Jan 12, 1977
v.
Chicago
L, 85 - 99 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
19-19 PTS: 24. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 20. Scott May
316.5 - 368.6
Jan 14, 1977
@
Chicago
W, 89 - 94 Chicago Stadium
Regular Season
20-19 PTS: 34. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 21. W. Holland
307.0 - 324.2
Jan 15, 1977
v.
Portland
W, 113 - 107 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
21-19 PTS: 32. Phil Chenier
PTS: 18. Bill Walton
303.2 - 287.1
Jan 19, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 91 - 87 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
22-19 PTS: 20. Phil Chenier
PTS: 30. Randy Smith
326.6 - 312.2
Jan 21, 1977
@
New York
W, 88 - 99 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
23-19 PTS: 24. Phil Chenier
PTS: 23. R. Hawkins
282.1 - 317.4
Jan 23, 1977
v.
Detroit
W, 119 - 108 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
24-19 PTS: 30. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 30. Bob Lanier
322.1 - 292.3
Jan 26, 1977
v.
Golden State
W, 106 - 95 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
25-19 PTS: 22. Phil Chenier
PTS: 28. Rick Barry
343.3 - 307.7
Jan 29, 1977
@
Indiana
W, 107 - 108 Market Square Arena
Regular Season
26-19 PTS: 26. Phil Chenier
PTS: 24. Billy Knight
330.1 - 333.2
Jan 30, 1977
v.
Kansas City
W, 112 - 98 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
27-19 PTS: 26. Phil Chenier
PTS: 17. Ron Boone
321.7 - 281.5
Feb 2, 1977
@
Denver
L, 119 - 105 McNichols Sports Arena
Regular Season
27-20 PTS: 26. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 37. D. Thompson
341.2 - 301.0
Feb 4, 1977
@
Seattle
W, 106 - 109 KeyArena
Regular Season
28-20 PTS: 32. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 24. Fred Brown
306.9 - 315.6
Feb 5, 1977
@
Portland
W, 104 - 116 Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
29-20 PTS: 34. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 21. M. Lucas
297.7 - 332.0
Feb 8, 1977
@
Golden State
L, 128 - 104 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
29-21 PTS: 19. Larry Wright
PTS: 42. Rick Barry
305.1 - 247.9
Feb 10, 1977
@
Phoenix
W, 103 - 109 Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum
Regular Season
30-21 PTS: 22. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 29. P. Westphal
322.5 - 341.3
Feb 11, 1977
@
Kansas City
L, 120 - 106 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
30-22 PTS: 28. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. Brian Taylor
305.0 - 269.4
Feb 15, 1977
@
Buffalo
W, 114 - 126 Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Regular Season
31-22 PTS: 35. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 33. Randy Smith
301.0 - 332.7
Feb 16, 1977
v.
Boston
W, 111 - 92 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
32-22 PTS: 34. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 15. Jo Jo White
331.6 - 274.8
Feb 18, 1977
@
Detroit
L, 107 - 97 Cobo Center
Regular Season
32-23 PTS: 18. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 35. Bob Lanier
324.1 - 293.8
Feb 19, 1977
v.
Detroit
W, 105 - 95 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
33-23 PTS: 28. Phil Chenier
PTS: 21. Bob Lanier
333.1 - 301.3
Feb 20, 1977
v.
L.A. Lakers
L, 101 - 108 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
33-24 PTS: 29. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 35. K. Abdul-Jabbar
343.5 - 367.3
Feb 23, 1977
v.
Indiana
W, 109 - 101 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
34-24 PTS: 26. Phil Chenier
PTS: 24. J. Williamson
305.0 - 282.6
Feb 26, 1977
v.
Milwaukee
W, 105 - 102 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
35-24 PTS: 25. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 28. B. Winters
345.4 - 335.5
Feb 27, 1977
v.
Buffalo
W, 117 - 105 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
36-24 PTS: 40. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 33. A. Dantley
316.6 - 284.2
Mar 2, 1977
v.
Denver
W, 115 - 113 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
37-24 PTS: 44. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 36. D. Thompson
309.1 - 303.7
Mar 4, 1977
@
Atlanta
L, 100 - 99 Omni Coliseum
Regular Season
37-25 PTS: 24. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 29. John Drew
304.8 - 301.8
Mar 5, 1977
v.
New Orleans
W, 117 - 105 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
38-25 PTS: 30. Phil Chenier
PTS: 32. Jim McElroy
336.7 - 302.2
Mar 6, 1977
v.
Phoenix
W, 118 - 110 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
39-25 PTS: 38. Phil Chenier
PTS: 32. Ricky Sobers
309.9 - 288.9
Mar 9, 1977
@
Milwaukee
L, 109 - 107 UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
Regular Season
39-26 PTS: 25. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. B. Dandridge
299.9 - 294.4
Mar 11, 1977
@
L.A. Lakers
L, 94 - 91 The Forum
Regular Season
39-27 PTS: 28. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 31. K. Abdul-Jabbar
293.8 - 284.4
Mar 13, 1977
@
Golden State
L, 122 - 119 Oracle Arena
Regular Season
39-28 PTS: 47. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 18. J. Wilkes
329.6 - 321.4
Mar 15, 1977
@
Kansas City
L, 101 - 99 Kemper Arena
Regular Season
39-29 PTS: 38. Phil Chenier
PTS: 30. Ron Boone
313.7 - 307.5
Mar 16, 1977
v.
Seattle
L, 96 - 100 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
39-30 PTS: 22. Phil Chenier
PTS: 20. N. Weatherspoon
328.8 - 342.5
Mar 20, 1977
v.
San Antonio
W, 135 - 116 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
40-30 PTS: 25. Phil Chenier
PTS: 26. G. Gervin
328.0 - 281.8
Mar 23, 1977
v.
Cleveland
W, 95 - 90 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
41-30 PTS: 22. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 16. Dick Snyder
329.1 - 311.8
Mar 25, 1977
@
Boston
W, 97 - 122 Boston Garden
Regular Season
42-30 PTS: 23. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 18. Jo Jo White
294.6 - 370.5
Mar 26, 1977
@
New York
W, 92 - 98 Madison Square Garden
Regular Season
43-30 PTS: 19. M. Kupchak
PTS: 28. Earl Monroe
339.9 - 362.0
Mar 27, 1977
v.
New York
L, 95 - 109 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
43-31 PTS: 23. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 31. Earl Monroe
298.8 - 342.8
Mar 29, 1977
@
San Antonio
L, 122 - 116 HemisFair Arena
Regular Season
43-32 PTS: 32. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 31. G. Gervin
333.7 - 317.3
Mar 30, 1977
v.
Atlanta
W, 110 - 103 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
44-32 PTS: 22. T. Henderson
PTS: 31. T. Robinson
310.1 - 290.4
Apr 1, 1977
v.
Houston
L, 85 - 91 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
44-33 PTS: 20. T. Henderson
PTS: 20. Moses Malone
317.2 - 339.6
Apr 3, 1977
v.
New York
W, 115 - 97 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
45-33 PTS: 38. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 26. R. Hawkins
318.2 - 268.4
Apr 5, 1977
@
Cleveland
W, 113 - 119 Richfield Coliseum
Regular Season
46-33 PTS: 32. Elvin Hayes
PTS: 32. Bingo Smith
304.2 - 320.3
Apr 6, 1977
v.
Chicago
W, 97 - 96 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
47-33 PTS: 19. Dave Bing
PTS: 23. W. Holland
329.1 - 325.8
Apr 9, 1977
@
Philadelphia
L, 125 - 93 Spectrum
Regular Season
47-34 PTS: 14. M. Kupchak
PTS: 40. J. Erving
330.6 - 245.9
Apr 10, 1977
v.
Philadelphia
W, 131 - 121 US Airways Arena
Regular Season
48-34 PTS: 29. Phil Chenier
PTS: 31. J. Erving
318.8 - 294.4