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1977-78 NBA

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League Champion: Washington Bullets

Most Valuable Player: Bill Walton (18.9/13.2/5.0)
Rookie of the Year: Walter Davis (24.2/6.0/3.4)

PPG Leader: George Gervin (27.2)
RPG Leader: Truck Robinson (15.7)
APG Leader: Kevin Porter (10.2)
WS Leader: David Thompson (12.7)

Eastern ConferenceWLW/L%GBPS/GPA/GSRS
Atlantic Division       
Philadelphia 76ers(1) 5527.671114.7109.64.87
New York Knicks(5) 4339.52412.0113.4114.0-0.53
Boston Celtics (8) 3250.39023.0105.7107.7-1.86
Buffalo Braves (10) 2755.32928.0105.3109.0-3.55
New Jersey Nets (11) 2458.29331.0106.7112.5-5.61
Central Division       
San Antonio Spurs(2) 5230.634114.5111.13.20
Washington Bullets(3) 4438.5378.0110.3109.40.82
Cleveland Cavaliers(4) 4339.5249.0104.4103.90.44
Atlanta Hawks(6) 4141.50011.0103.7103.9-0.13
New Orleans Jazz (7) 3943.47613.0107.6109.5-1.80
Houston Rockets (9) 2854.34124.0103.8107.8-3.83
Western ConferenceWLW/L%GBPS/GPA/GSRS
Midwest Division       
Denver Nuggets(2) 4834.585111.8110.90.80
Milwaukee Bucks(6) 4438.5374.0112.4113.0-0.59
Chicago Bulls (8) 4042.4888.0103.9104.8-0.79
Detroit Pistons (9) 3844.46310.0109.0110.2-1.22
Kansas City Kings (10) 3151.37817.0109.5111.4-1.76
Indiana Pacers (11) 3151.37817.0108.6111.1-2.37
Pacific Division       
Portland Trail Blazers(1) 5824.707107.7101.55.92
Phoenix Suns(3) 4933.5989.0112.3108.63.50
Seattle SuperSonics(4) 4735.57311.0104.5102.91.48
Los Angeles Lakers(5) 4537.54913.0110.3107.62.59
Golden State Warriors (7) 4339.52415.0106.1105.70.41