1967–68 Detroit Pistons season

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1967–68 Detroit Pistons season
Head coach Donnie Butcher
Arena Cobo Arena
Results
Record 40–42 (.488)
Place Division: 4th (Eastern)
Playoff finish East Division Semifinals
(eliminated 2–4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
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Following are the results of the 1967–68 season of the Detroit Pistons, the franchise of the National Basketball Association based in Auburn Hills, Michigan. The 1967-68 NBA season was the Pistons' 20th season in the NBA and 11th season in the city of Detroit.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Eastern Division W L PCT GB Home Road Neutral Div
x-Philadelphia 76ers 62 20 .756 27–8 26–12 9–0 29–11
x-Boston Celtics 54 28 .659 8 28–9 21–16 5–3 24–16
x-New York Knicks 43 39 .524 19 20–17 21–16 2–6 19–21
x-Detroit Pistons 40 42 .488 22 21–11 12–23 7–8 15–25
Cincinnati Royals 39 43 .476 23 18–12 13–23 8–8 18–22
Baltimore Bullets 36 46 .439 26 17–19 12–23 7–4 15–25
x – clinched playoff spot

Playoffs[edit]

East Division Semifinals[edit]

(2) Boston Celtics vs. (4) Detroit Pistons: Celtics win series 4-2

  • Game 1 @ Boston: Boston 123, Detroit 116
  • Game 2 @ Detroit: Detroit 126, Boston 116
  • Game 3 @ Boston: Detroit 109, Boston 98
  • Game 4 @ Detroit: Boston 135, Detroit 110
  • Game 5 @ Boston: Boston 110, Detroit 96
  • Game 6 @ Detroit: Boston 111, Detroit 103

Awards and records[edit]

References[edit]