1996-1997 Chicago Bulls

National Basketball Association » Chicago Bulls » 1997

Season Overview

69-13 Won Finals
Record Outcome

1996-97 Chicago Bulls

What was the record of the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls?

The Chicago Bulls finished the regular season with a 69-13 record. They went 39-2 at home and 30-11 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Chicago Bulls went 84-17.

What division did the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls play in?

The 1996-97 Chicago Bulls played in the Central Division of the Eastern Conference.

What was the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls record by month?

The 1996-97 Chicago Bulls had their best month in November, when they went 15-1 and had a 93.8% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 7-4 and had a 63.6% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
November '96 15-1 93.8% +257
December '96 12-3 80% +132
January '97 13-1 92.9% +180
February '97 10-2 83.3% +110
March '97 12-2 85.7% +159
April '97 7-4 63.6% +48

Did the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls Win The NBA Title?

Yes, the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls won the NBA Title in 1997. They beat the Utah Jazz.

What was the point differential for the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls?

The Chicago Bulls finished the regular season with a point differential of +886. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Bulls could have been expected to have about 67.5 wins, or a 68-14 record in the regular season.

How did the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls went 10-4.

How did the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls went 2-0 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls was a 12 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1996-97 Chicago Bulls?

The longest losing streak that the Chicago Bulls had during the 1996-97 regular season was 2 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1996-97 Chicago Bulls Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Nov 1, 1996 @ Boston Celtics Win 107 - 98
Sat, Nov 2, 1996 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 115 - 86
Tue, Nov 5, 1996 vs Vancouver Grizzlies Win 96 - 73
Wed, Nov 6, 1996 @ Miami Heat Win 106 - 100
Fri, Nov 8, 1996 @ Detroit Pistons Win 98 - 80
Sat, Nov 9, 1996 vs Boston Celtics Win 104 - 92
Mon, Nov 11, 1996 vs Phoenix Suns Win 97 - 79
Wed, Nov 13, 1996 vs Miami Heat Win 103 - 71
Fri, Nov 15, 1996 @ Charlotte Hornets Win 110 - 87
Sat, Nov 16, 1996 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 97 - 69
Wed, Nov 20, 1996 @ Phoenix Suns Win 113 - 99
Thu, Nov 21, 1996 @ Denver Nuggets Win 110 - 92
Sat, Nov 23, 1996 @ Utah Jazz Loss 100 - 105
Mon, Nov 25, 1996 @ Los Angeles Clippers Win 88 - 84
Fri, Nov 29, 1996 @ Dallas Mavericks Win 116 - 97
Sat, Nov 30, 1996 @ San Antonio Spurs Win 97 - 88
Tue, Dec 3, 1996 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 107 - 104
Thu, Dec 5, 1996 vs Los Angeles Clippers Win 114 - 96
Sat, Dec 7, 1996 vs Miami Heat Loss 80 - 83
Sun, Dec 8, 1996 @ Toronto Raptors Loss 89 - 97
Wed, Dec 11, 1996 vs Minnesota Timberwolves Win 103 - 86
Fri, Dec 13, 1996 @ New Jersey Nets Win 113 - 92
Sat, Dec 14, 1996 vs Charlotte Hornets Win 87 - 82
Tue, Dec 17, 1996 vs Los Angeles Lakers Win 129 - 123 OT
Thu, Dec 19, 1996 @ Charlotte Hornets Win 93 - 72
Sat, Dec 21, 1996 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 111 - 105
Mon, Dec 23, 1996 vs New Jersey Nets Win 113 - 81
Wed, Dec 25, 1996 vs Detroit Pistons Win 95 - 83
Thu, Dec 26, 1996 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 103 - 108
Sat, Dec 28, 1996 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 102 - 97
Mon, Dec 30, 1996 vs Indiana Pacers Win 81 - 79
Fri, Jan 3, 1997 vs Orlando Magic Win 110 - 89
Mon, Jan 6, 1997 vs Utah Jazz Win 102 - 89
Fri, Jan 10, 1997 @ Milwaukee Bucks Win 116 - 101
Sat, Jan 11, 1997 vs Houston Rockets Win 110 - 86
Tue, Jan 14, 1997 vs Washington Bullets Win 108 - 107
Wed, Jan 15, 1997 @ Minnesota Timberwolves Win 112 - 102
Fri, Jan 17, 1997 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 100 - 73
Sun, Jan 19, 1997 @ Houston Rockets Loss 86 - 102
Tue, Jan 21, 1997 vs New York Knicks Win 88 - 87
Thu, Jan 23, 1997 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Win 87 - 71
Sat, Jan 25, 1997 vs Toronto Raptors Win 110 - 98
Tue, Jan 28, 1997 @ Vancouver Grizzlies Win 111 - 96
Thu, Jan 30, 1997 @ Sacramento Kings Win 111 - 93
Fri, Jan 31, 1997 @ Golden State Warriors Win 115 - 92
Sun, Feb 2, 1997 @ Seattle SuperSonics Win 91 - 84
Tue, Feb 4, 1997 @ Portland Trail Blazers Win 88 - 84
Wed, Feb 5, 1997 @ Los Angeles Lakers Loss 90 - 106
Tue, Feb 11, 1997 vs Charlotte Hornets Win 103 - 100
Fri, Feb 14, 1997 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 89 - 88
Sun, Feb 16, 1997 vs Orlando Magic Win 110 - 89
Tue, Feb 18, 1997 vs Denver Nuggets Win 134 - 123
Fri, Feb 21, 1997 @ Washington Bullets Win 103 - 99
Sat, Feb 22, 1997 vs Golden State Warriors Win 120 - 87
Mon, Feb 24, 1997 vs Portland Trail Blazers Win 116 - 89
Thu, Feb 27, 1997 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 70 - 73
Fri, Feb 28, 1997 vs Sacramento Kings Win 126 - 108
Mon, Mar 3, 1997 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 108 - 90
Wed, Mar 5, 1997 vs San Antonio Spurs Win 111 - 69
Fri, Mar 7, 1997 vs Indiana Pacers Win 104 - 96
Sun, Mar 9, 1997 @ New York Knicks Loss 93 - 97
Tue, Mar 11, 1997 @ Boston Celtics Win 117 - 106
Wed, Mar 12, 1997 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 108 - 104
Fri, Mar 14, 1997 @ New Jersey Nets Loss 98 - 99
Sat, Mar 15, 1997 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 99 - 79
Tue, Mar 18, 1997 vs Seattle SuperSonics Win 89 - 87 OT
Fri, Mar 21, 1997 @ Indiana Pacers Win 117 - 98
Sat, Mar 22, 1997 vs Detroit Pistons Win 103 - 88
Tue, Mar 25, 1997 vs Dallas Mavericks Win 94 - 92
Thu, Mar 27, 1997 @ Toronto Raptors Win 96 - 83
Sat, Mar 29, 1997 vs New Jersey Nets Win 111 - 101
Tue, Apr 1, 1997 vs Boston Celtics Win 111 - 106
Thu, Apr 3, 1997 @ Washington Bullets Loss 102 - 110
Fri, Apr 4, 1997 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 84 - 71
Sun, Apr 6, 1997 @ Orlando Magic Win 110 - 94
Mon, Apr 7, 1997 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 128 - 102
Wed, Apr 9, 1997 @ Indiana Pacers Win 86 - 80
Thu, Apr 10, 1997 @ New York Knicks Win 105 - 103
Sun, Apr 13, 1997 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 91 - 108
Mon, Apr 14, 1997 vs Toronto Raptors Win 117 - 100
Wed, Apr 16, 1997 @ Miami Heat Loss 92 - 102
Sat, Apr 19, 1997 vs New York Knicks Loss 101 - 103
Playoffs
Eastern Conference First Round (Won 3 - 0)
Fri, Apr 25, 1997 vs Washington Bullets Win 98 - 86
Sun, Apr 27, 1997 vs Washington Bullets Win 109 - 104
Wed, Apr 30, 1997 @ Washington Bullets Win 96 - 95
Eastern Conference Semifinals (Won 4 - 1)
Tue, May 6, 1997 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 100 - 97
Thu, May 8, 1997 vs Atlanta Hawks Loss 95 - 103
Sat, May 10, 1997 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 100 - 80
Sun, May 11, 1997 @ Atlanta Hawks Win 89 - 80
Tue, May 13, 1997 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 107 - 92
Eastern Conference Finals (Won 4 - 1)
Tue, May 20, 1997 vs Miami Heat Win 84 - 77
Thu, May 22, 1997 vs Miami Heat Win 75 - 68
Sat, May 24, 1997 @ Miami Heat Win 98 - 74
Mon, May 26, 1997 @ Miami Heat Loss 80 - 87
Wed, May 28, 1997 vs Miami Heat Win 100 - 87
Finals (Won 4 - 2)
Sun, Jun 1, 1997 vs Utah Jazz Win 84 - 82
Wed, Jun 4, 1997 vs Utah Jazz Win 97 - 85
Fri, Jun 6, 1997 @ Utah Jazz Loss 93 - 104
Sun, Jun 8, 1997 @ Utah Jazz Loss 73 - 78
Wed, Jun 11, 1997 @ Utah Jazz Win 90 - 88
Fri, Jun 13, 1997 vs Utah Jazz Win 90 - 86

Longest Championship Drought By City

Most Championships By City

Frequently Asked Questions

How Scoring Works

Accuracy and Fact Checking

All NBA stats, streaks, droughts and records are updated based on games played on or before Apr 19, 2024.

Copyright © 2015-2024 ChampsOrChumps.us
TermsPrivacy PolicyAbout