1976–77 Detroit Pistons season

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1976–77 Detroit Pistons season
Head coach Herb Brown
Arena Cobo Center
Results
Record 44–38 (.537)
Place Division: 2nd (Midwest)
Conference: 5th (Western)
Playoff finish West First Round
(eliminated 1-2)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
< 1975–76 1977–78 >

Following are the results of the 1976–77 season of the Detroit Pistons, the franchise of the National Basketball Association based in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The 1976-77 NBA season was the Pistons' 29th season in the NBA and 20th season in the city of Detroit.[1]

Offseason[edit]

Draft picks[edit]

Round Pick Player Position Nationality College

Roster[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Template:1976-77 NBA Midwest standings

# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Los Angeles Lakers 53 29 .646
2 y-Denver Nuggets 50 32 .610 3
3 x-Portland Trail Blazers 49 33 .598 4
4 x-Golden State Warriors 46 36 .561 7
5 x-Detroit Pistons 44 38 .537 9
6 x-Chicago Bulls 44 38 .537 9
7 Kansas City Kings 40 42 .488 13
7 Seattle SuperSonics 40 42 .488 13
9 Indiana Pacers 36 46 .439 17
10 Phoenix Suns 34 48 .415 19
11 Milwaukee Bucks 30 52 .366 23


z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

West First Round[edit]

(4) Golden State Warriors vs. (5) Detroit Pistons: Warriors win series 2-1

  • Game 1 @ Golden State: Detroit 95, Golden State 90
  • Game 2 @ Detroit: Golden State 138, Detroit 108
  • Game 3 @ Golden State: Golden State 109, Detroit 101

Player statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

See also[edit]