1971-72 NBA season Regular season standings and playoffs

Playoffs 1972

1971-72 NBA regular season standings

Eastern CONFERENCE

TEAMWLPCT.GBPPGPPGADIV
Boston Celtics56260.6830115.6110.8Atlantic
Baltimore Bullets38440.46318107.1108.3Central
New York Knicks48340.5858107.1104.7Atlantic
Atlanta Hawks36460.43920109.5111.3Central
Cincinnati Royals30520.36626107.8111.8Central
Philadelphia 76ers30520.36626112.2115.9Atlantic
Cleveland Cavaliers23590.28033105.8113.4Central
Buffalo Braves22600.26834102.0111.3Atlantic

Western CONFERENCE

TEAMWLPCT.GBPPGPPGADIV
Los Angeles Lakers69130.8410121.0108.7Pacific
Milwaukee Bucks63190.7686114.6103.5Midwest
Chicago Bulls57250.69512111.2102.9Midwest
Golden State Warriors51310.62218108.2107.4Pacific
Phoenix Suns49330.59820116.3110.8Midwest
Seattle SuperSonics47350.57322109.2108.8Pacific
Houston Rockets34480.41535109.7111.2Pacific
Detroit Pistons26560.31743109.1115.9Midwest
Portland Trail Blazers18640.22051106.8116.5Pacific

W.- Wins L.- Losses W/L.- Winning percentage GB.- Games behind conference/division leader PPG.- Points per game PPGA.- Points per game allowed