1972-1973 Boston Celtics

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Season Overview

68-14 Lost Conf Finals
Record Outcome

1972-73 Boston Celtics

What was the record of the 1972-73 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a 68-14 record. They went 35-6 at home and 33-8 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Boston Celtics went 75-20. Their final game was a loss in the Eastern Conference Finals to the New York Knicks.

What division did the 1972-73 Boston Celtics play in?

The 1972-73 Boston Celtics played in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

What was the 1972-73 Boston Celtics record by month?

The 1972-73 Boston Celtics had their best month in October, when they went 9-0 and were undefeated. Their worst month was November, when they went 9-3 and had a 75% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
October '72 9-0 100% +98
November '72 9-3 75% +105
December '72 11-3 78.6% +133
January '73 12-3 80% +167
February '73 12-4 75% +39
March '73 15-1 93.8% +130

Did the 1972-73 Boston Celtics make the Playoffs?

Yes, the Boston Celtics made the Playoffs in 1973. They won their first series against the Atlanta Hawks in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. They eventually lost against the New York Knicks in the Eastern Conference Finals.

What was the point differential for the 1972-73 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a point differential of +672. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Celtics could have been expected to have about 60.8 wins, or a 61-21 record in the regular season.

How did the 1972-73 Boston Celtics perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1972-73 Boston Celtics went 8-5.

How did the 1972-73 Boston Celtics perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1972-73 Boston Celtics went 2-0 in overtime games.

How did the 1972-73 Boston Celtics perform in overtime games in the playoffs?

In the playoffs, the 1972-73 Boston Celtics went 0-1 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1972-73 Boston Celtics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1972-73 Boston Celtics was a 10 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1972-73 Boston Celtics?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Celtics had during the 1972-73 regular season was 2 games, which only happened once during the season.

1972-73 Boston Celtics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Wed, Oct 11, 1972 @ Detroit Pistons Win 121 - 108
Fri, Oct 13, 1972 vs Los Angeles Lakers Win 112 - 104
Sat, Oct 14, 1972 @ Chicago Bulls Win 96 - 88
Tue, Oct 17, 1972 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 119 - 115
Fri, Oct 20, 1972 vs Buffalo Braves Win 126 - 118
Sat, Oct 21, 1972 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 104 - 101
Mon, Oct 23, 1972 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 105 - 85
Tue, Oct 24, 1972 @ Buffalo Braves Win 105 - 97
Fri, Oct 27, 1972 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 123 - 97
Fri, Nov 3, 1972 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 109 - 96
Sat, Nov 4, 1972 vs Kansas City-Omaha Kings Loss 107 - 118
Wed, Nov 8, 1972 vs Golden State Warriors Win 128 - 111
Fri, Nov 10, 1972 @ Buffalo Braves Win 106 - 104
Sat, Nov 11, 1972 vs Detroit Pistons Win 121 - 118
Wed, Nov 15, 1972 vs Phoenix Suns Win 113 - 94
Fri, Nov 17, 1972 vs Milwaukee Bucks Loss 88 - 95
Tue, Nov 21, 1972 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 116 - 102
Wed, Nov 22, 1972 vs Portland Trail Blazers Win 126 - 107
Fri, Nov 24, 1972 vs New York Knicks Win 114 - 97
Sat, Nov 25, 1972 @ New York Knicks Loss 94 - 97
Wed, Nov 29, 1972 vs Seattle SuperSonics Win 120 - 98
Fri, Dec 1, 1972 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 105 - 99
Sat, Dec 2, 1972 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 131 - 120
Fri, Dec 8, 1972 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Win 96 - 87
Sat, Dec 9, 1972 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 123 - 88
Wed, Dec 13, 1972 @ Phoenix Suns Win 105 - 100
Fri, Dec 15, 1972 @ Los Angeles Lakers Win 102 - 98
Sat, Dec 16, 1972 @ Portland Trail Blazers Win 123 - 116
Sun, Dec 17, 1972 @ Seattle SuperSonics Win 123 - 98
Tue, Dec 19, 1972 @ Golden State Warriors Loss 112 - 115
Fri, Dec 22, 1972 @ Kansas City-Omaha Kings Win 118 - 90
Sat, Dec 23, 1972 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 98 - 104
Tue, Dec 26, 1972 vs New York Knicks Win 115 - 106
Fri, Dec 29, 1972 vs Chicago Bulls Loss 99 - 106
Sat, Dec 30, 1972 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 117 - 107
Tue, Jan 2, 1973 @ Houston Rockets Win 130 - 110
Wed, Jan 3, 1973 @ Houston Rockets Loss 112 - 123
Fri, Jan 5, 1973 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 126 - 108
Sun, Jan 7, 1973 @ Baltimore Bullets Win 116 - 98
Wed, Jan 10, 1973 vs Houston Rockets Win 128 - 107
Fri, Jan 12, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 133 - 109
Sat, Jan 13, 1973 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 111 - 95
Tue, Jan 16, 1973 @ Buffalo Braves Win 106 - 102
Wed, Jan 17, 1973 vs Portland Trail Blazers Win 117 - 99
Fri, Jan 19, 1973 vs Seattle SuperSonics Win 124 - 104
Sun, Jan 21, 1973 vs Buffalo Braves Win 104 - 97
Fri, Jan 26, 1973 vs Houston Rockets Win 139 - 126
Sat, Jan 27, 1973 @ New York Knicks Loss 108 - 111
Sun, Jan 28, 1973 vs New York Knicks Loss 93 - 96
Wed, Jan 31, 1973 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 94 - 89
Fri, Feb 2, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Loss 99 - 100
Sat, Feb 3, 1973 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 104 - 100
Sun, Feb 4, 1973 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 123 - 115
Tue, Feb 6, 1973 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 105 - 110
Wed, Feb 7, 1973 vs Los Angeles Lakers Win 113 - 112 OT
Fri, Feb 9, 1973 vs Detroit Pistons Loss 95 - 104
Sun, Feb 11, 1973 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 120 - 96
Tue, Feb 13, 1973 @ Chicago Bulls Win 105 - 101
Wed, Feb 14, 1973 @ Kansas City-Omaha Kings Win 104 - 101
Fri, Feb 16, 1973 @ Portland Trail Blazers Win 112 - 105
Sat, Feb 17, 1973 @ Golden State Warriors Win 110 - 106
Sun, Feb 18, 1973 @ Seattle SuperSonics Win 106 - 105
Tue, Feb 20, 1973 vs Phoenix Suns Win 107 - 97
Sun, Feb 25, 1973 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Win 105 - 92
Tue, Feb 27, 1973 @ New York Knicks Loss 91 - 123
Wed, Feb 28, 1973 vs Golden State Warriors Win 118 - 111
Fri, Mar 2, 1973 @ Detroit Pistons Win 115 - 101
Sun, Mar 4, 1973 vs Buffalo Braves Win 125 - 113
Tue, Mar 6, 1973 @ Buffalo Braves Win 127 - 112
Thu, Mar 8, 1973 @ Phoenix Suns Win 141 - 134 OT
Fri, Mar 9, 1973 @ Los Angeles Lakers Win 119 - 111
Sun, Mar 11, 1973 vs New York Knicks Win 122 - 107
Wed, Mar 14, 1973 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 111 - 107
Fri, Mar 16, 1973 @ Baltimore Bullets Loss 97 - 103
Sun, Mar 18, 1973 vs Kansas City-Omaha Kings Win 109 - 105
Tue, Mar 20, 1973 vs Houston Rockets Win 94 - 89
Wed, Mar 21, 1973 vs Chicago Bulls Win 106 - 105
Fri, Mar 23, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 124 - 108
Sat, Mar 24, 1973 @ New York Knicks Win 108 - 103
Sun, Mar 25, 1973 @ Houston Rockets Win 125 - 121
Tue, Mar 27, 1973 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 117 - 110
Wed, Mar 28, 1973 vs Baltimore Bullets Win 120 - 101
Playoffs
Eastern Conference Semifinals (Won 4 - 2)
Sun, Apr 1, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 134 - 109
Wed, Apr 4, 1973 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 126 - 113
Fri, Apr 6, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Loss 105 - 118
Sun, Apr 8, 1973 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 94 - 97
Wed, Apr 11, 1973 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 108 - 101
Fri, Apr 13, 1973 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 121 - 103
Eastern Conference Finals (Lost 3 - 4)
Sun, Apr 15, 1973 vs New York Knicks Win 134 - 108
Wed, Apr 18, 1973 @ New York Knicks Loss 96 - 129
Fri, Apr 20, 1973 vs New York Knicks Loss 91 - 98
Sun, Apr 22, 1973 @ New York Knicks Loss 110 - 117 OT2
Wed, Apr 25, 1973 vs New York Knicks Win 98 - 97
Fri, Apr 27, 1973 @ New York Knicks Win 110 - 100
Sun, Apr 29, 1973 vs New York Knicks Loss 78 - 94

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