1983–84 Denver Nuggets season

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1983–84 Denver Nuggets season
Head coach Doug Moe
Arena McNichols Sports Arena
Results
Record 38–44 (.463)
Place Division: 4th (Midwest)
Conference: 7th (Western)
Playoff finish West First Round
(Eliminated 2-3)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television KWGN
Radio KOA
< 1982–83 1984–85 >

The 1983-84 Denver Nuggets season was their 17th season, and their eighth in the NBA.

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1983 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality School/Club Team
1 15 Howard Carter SG  United States LSU
2 37 David Russel  United States St. John's
3 61 David Little  United States Oklahoma
4 83 York Gross  United States UC-Santa Barbara
5 107 James Braddock  United States North Carolina
6 129 Glen Green  United States Murray State
7 153 Maurice McDaniel  United States Catawba College
8 175 Cliff Tribus  United States Davidson
9 198 Bobby Van Noy  United States Catawba College
10 218 Cleveland McCrae  United States Catawba College

Roster[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Midwest Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Utah Jazz 45 37 .549 31–10 14–27 15–15
x-Dallas Mavericks 43 39 .524 2 31–10 12–29 19–11
x-Denver Nuggets 38 44 .463 7 27–14 11–30 16–14
x-Kansas City Kings 38 44 .463 7 26–15 12–29 16–14
San Antonio Spurs 37 45 .451 8 28–13 9–32 14–16
Houston Rockets 29 53 .354 16 21–20 8–33 9–21
# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Los Angeles Lakers 54 28 .659
2 y-Utah Jazz 45 37 .549 9
3 x-Portland Trail Blazers 48 34 .585 6
4 x-Dallas Mavericks 43 39 .524 11
5 x-Seattle SuperSonics 42 40 .512 12
6 x-Phoenix Suns 41 41 .500 13
7 x-Denver Nuggets 38 44 .463 16
8 x-Kansas City Kings 38 44 .463 16
9 San Antonio Spurs 37 45 .451 17
9 Golden State Warriors 37 45 .451 17
11 San Diego Clippers 30 52 .366 24
12 Houston Rockets 29 53 .354 25


Notes

  • z, y – division champions
  • x – clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Game Date Opponent Result Pacers points Opponents Record Streak Notes
1

Playoffs[edit]

West First Round[edit]

(2) Utah Jazz vs. (7) Denver Nuggets: Jazz win series 3-2

Last Playoff Meeting: This is the first meeting between the Jazz and Nuggets.

Awards, records, and honors[edit]

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]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG

Playoffs[edit]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]