1983–84 Detroit Pistons season

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1983–84 Detroit Pistons season
Head coach Chuck Daly
General manager Jack McCloskey
Owner(s) William Davidson
Arena Pontiac Silverdome
Results
Record 49–33 (.598)
Place Division: 2nd (Central)
Conference: 4th (Eastern)
Playoff finish East First Round
(eliminated 2-3)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
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The 1983-84 NBA season was the Pistons' 36th season in the NBA and 27th season in the city of Detroit.[1]

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1983 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 8 Antoine Carr PF/C  United States Wichita State
3 55 Erich Santifer  United States Syracuse
4 78 Steve Bouchie  United States Indiana
5 101 Ken Austin PF  United States Rice
6 124 Derek Perry  United States Michigan State
7 147 Rob Gonzalez  United States Colorado
8 170 George Wenzel  United States Augustana (IL)
9 193 Marlow McLain  United States Eastern Michigan
10 214 Ike Person  United States Michigan

Roster[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Template:1983-84 NBA Central standings

# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Boston Celtics 62 20 .756
2 y-Milwaukee Bucks 50 32 .610 12
3 x-Philadelphia 76ers 52 30 .634 10
4 x-Detroit Pistons 49 33 .598 13
5 x-New York Knicks 47 35 .573 15
6 x-New Jersey Nets 45 37 .549 17
7 x-Atlanta Hawks 40 42 .488 22
8 x-Washington Bullets 35 47 .427 27
9 Cleveland Cavaliers 28 54 .341 34
10 Chicago Bulls 27 55 .329 35
11 Indiana Pacers 26 56 .317 36
z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

East First Round[edit]

(4) Detroit Pistons vs. (5) New York Knicks: Knicks win series 3-2

Last Playoff Meeting: This is the first meeting between the Pistons and Knicks.

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]