1977-1978 Boston Celtics

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32-50 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1977-78 Boston Celtics

What was the record of the 1977-78 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a 32-50 record. They went 24-17 at home and 8-33 on the road.

What division did the 1977-78 Boston Celtics play in?

The 1977-78 Boston Celtics played in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

What was the 1977-78 Boston Celtics record by month?

The 1977-78 Boston Celtics had their best month in February, when they went 7-5 and had a 58.3% win percentage. Their worst month was October, when they went 1-5 and had a 16.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
October '77 1-5 16.7% -37
November '77 6-7 46.2% +15
December '77 4-11 26.7% -130
January '78 4-7 36.4% -24
February '78 7-5 58.3% +1
March '78 8-10 44.4% +25
April '78 2-5 28.6% -10

Did the 1977-78 Boston Celtics make the Playoffs?

No, the Celtics didn't make the Playoffs in 1978.

What was the point differential for the 1977-78 Boston Celtics?

The Boston Celtics finished the regular season with a point differential of -160. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Celtics could have been expected to have about 35.8 wins, or a 36-46 record in the regular season.

How did the 1977-78 Boston Celtics perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1977-78 Boston Celtics went 9-14.

How did the 1977-78 Boston Celtics perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1977-78 Boston Celtics went 4-2 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1977-78 Boston Celtics?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1977-78 Boston Celtics was a 4 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1977-78 Boston Celtics?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Celtics had during the 1977-78 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1977-78 Boston Celtics Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Wed, Oct 19, 1977 @ San Antonio Spurs Loss 109 - 114
Sat, Oct 22, 1977 @ Houston Rockets Loss 98 - 110
Mon, Oct 24, 1977 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 85 - 100
Tue, Oct 25, 1977 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 110 - 103
Fri, Oct 28, 1977 @ New Jersey Nets Loss 109 - 116
Sat, Oct 29, 1977 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 98 - 103
Wed, Nov 2, 1977 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 101 - 104
Fri, Nov 4, 1977 vs Denver Nuggets Loss 107 - 109
Wed, Nov 9, 1977 vs San Antonio Spurs Loss 114 - 129
Fri, Nov 11, 1977 vs Buffalo Braves Win 109 - 103
Sun, Nov 13, 1977 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 127 - 119 OT
Wed, Nov 16, 1977 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 131 - 105
Fri, Nov 18, 1977 vs Philadelphia 76ers Loss 112 - 121
Sat, Nov 19, 1977 @ Buffalo Braves Loss 98 - 102
Wed, Nov 23, 1977 vs Houston Rockets Win 109 - 100
Fri, Nov 25, 1977 vs New York Knicks Win 121 - 119 OT
Sat, Nov 26, 1977 @ Kansas City Kings Loss 108 - 110
Tue, Nov 29, 1977 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 101 - 108
Wed, Nov 30, 1977 vs Chicago Bulls Win 98 - 92
Fri, Dec 2, 1977 vs Seattle SuperSonics Loss 89 - 111
Sat, Dec 3, 1977 @ Washington Bullets Loss 93 - 103
Tue, Dec 6, 1977 @ New York Knicks Loss 119 - 122 OT
Wed, Dec 7, 1977 vs Kansas City Kings Win 113 - 109
Fri, Dec 9, 1977 vs Portland Trail Blazers Loss 87 - 118
Tue, Dec 13, 1977 vs New Jersey Nets Win 122 - 108
Fri, Dec 16, 1977 vs Golden State Warriors Win 118 - 113
Sun, Dec 18, 1977 @ Los Angeles Lakers Loss 97 - 104
Tue, Dec 20, 1977 @ Portland Trail Blazers Loss 99 - 104
Wed, Dec 21, 1977 @ Golden State Warriors Loss 106 - 111
Thu, Dec 22, 1977 @ Seattle SuperSonics Loss 99 - 132
Fri, Dec 23, 1977 @ Phoenix Suns Loss 110 - 129
Mon, Dec 26, 1977 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 100 - 122
Thu, Dec 29, 1977 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 124 - 115
Fri, Dec 30, 1977 @ Chicago Bulls Loss 97 - 102
Thu, Jan 5, 1978 vs Phoenix Suns Loss 111 - 121
Sun, Jan 8, 1978 @ Philadelphia 76ers Loss 91 - 94
Wed, Jan 11, 1978 vs Houston Rockets Win 91 - 88
Fri, Jan 13, 1978 vs New Jersey Nets Win 114 - 111 OT
Sun, Jan 15, 1978 vs Portland Trail Blazers Loss 103 - 107 OT
Wed, Jan 18, 1978 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 130 - 116
Sun, Jan 22, 1978 vs Seattle SuperSonics Loss 92 - 103
Tue, Jan 24, 1978 @ New Orleans Jazz Loss 91 - 96
Wed, Jan 25, 1978 @ San Antonio Spurs Loss 103 - 113
Sun, Jan 29, 1978 vs Golden State Warriors Loss 88 - 99
Tue, Jan 31, 1978 vs Indiana Pacers Win 104 - 94
Wed, Feb 1, 1978 vs Los Angeles Lakers Win 103 - 100 OT
Fri, Feb 3, 1978 vs Washington Bullets Win 116 - 94
Tue, Feb 7, 1978 @ Indiana Pacers Win 92 - 89
Wed, Feb 8, 1978 @ Kansas City Kings Loss 100 - 104
Tue, Feb 14, 1978 @ Golden State Warriors Win 98 - 75
Thu, Feb 16, 1978 @ Phoenix Suns Win 98 - 95
Fri, Feb 17, 1978 @ Los Angeles Lakers Loss 106 - 114
Sun, Feb 19, 1978 @ Denver Nuggets Loss 115 - 118
Tue, Feb 21, 1978 @ Houston Rockets Loss 96 - 111
Fri, Feb 24, 1978 @ Buffalo Braves Win 106 - 99
Sun, Feb 26, 1978 @ New Jersey Nets Win 94 - 92
Tue, Feb 28, 1978 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 85 - 117
Wed, Mar 1, 1978 @ New Orleans Jazz Loss 100 - 101
Fri, Mar 3, 1978 vs New Orleans Jazz Win 116 - 113
Sat, Mar 4, 1978 @ New York Knicks Loss 91 - 99
Sun, Mar 5, 1978 vs New York Knicks Win 112 - 94
Fri, Mar 10, 1978 @ Philadelphia 76ers Loss 109 - 120
Sun, Mar 12, 1978 vs Philadelphia 76ers Loss 103 - 105
Tue, Mar 14, 1978 vs Detroit Pistons Win 105 - 98
Thu, Mar 16, 1978 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 102 - 112
Fri, Mar 17, 1978 vs Phoenix Suns Win 115 - 108
Sat, Mar 18, 1978 vs Kansas City Kings Win 117 - 110
Sun, Mar 19, 1978 vs Denver Nuggets Win 122 - 95
Tue, Mar 21, 1978 @ Washington Bullets Loss 107 - 119
Wed, Mar 22, 1978 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 105 - 99
Fri, Mar 24, 1978 vs Chicago Bulls Loss 96 - 97
Sun, Mar 26, 1978 @ Seattle SuperSonics Loss 101 - 112
Tue, Mar 28, 1978 @ Portland Trail Blazers Win 104 - 92
Wed, Mar 29, 1978 @ Denver Nuggets Loss 106 - 109
Fri, Mar 31, 1978 vs San Antonio Spurs Loss 117 - 120
Sat, Apr 1, 1978 vs New Orleans Jazz Win 119 - 108
Sun, Apr 2, 1978 vs Indiana Pacers Loss 120 - 123
Tue, Apr 4, 1978 @ Chicago Bulls Loss 104 - 116
Thu, Apr 6, 1978 vs Washington Bullets Loss 103 - 112
Fri, Apr 7, 1978 vs Detroit Pistons Loss 109 - 111
Sat, Apr 8, 1978 vs Milwaukee Bucks Loss 111 - 123
Sun, Apr 9, 1978 vs Buffalo Braves Win 131 - 114

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