1980-1981 Houston Rockets
Houston Rockets » 1981

Season Overview

40-42 Lost Finals
Record Outcome

1980-81 Houston Rockets

What was the record of the 1980-81 Houston Rockets?

The Houston Rockets finished the regular season with a 40-42 record. They went 25-16 at home and 15-26 on the road. Including the playoffs, the Houston Rockets went 52-51. Their final game was a loss in the Finals to the Boston Celtics.

What division did the 1980-81 Houston Rockets play in?

The 1980-81 Houston Rockets played in the Midwest Division of the Western Conference.

Did the 1980-81 Houston Rockets Win The NBA Title?

No. While the 1980-81 Houston Rockets did play in the NBA Title, they lost to the Boston Celtics.

What was the point differential for the 1980-81 Houston Rockets?

The Houston Rockets finished the regular season with a point differential of +27. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Rockets could have been expected to have about 41.9 wins, or a 42-40 record in the regular season.

How did the 1980-81 Houston Rockets perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1980-81 Houston Rockets went 14-15.

How did the 1980-81 Houston Rockets perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1980-81 Houston Rockets went 3-2 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1980-81 Houston Rockets?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1980-81 Houston Rockets was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1980-81 Houston Rockets?

The longest losing streak that the Houston Rockets had during the 1980-81 regular season was 5 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1980-81 Houston Rockets Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Oct 10, 1980 @ Clippers L 104 - 120
Sun, Oct 12, 1980 @ Lakers L 103 - 114
Wed, Oct 15, 1980 vs SuperSonics W 103 - 100
Fri, Oct 17, 1980 @ Trail Blazers W 102 - 99
Sat, Oct 18, 1980 @ Warriors L 101 - 108
Tue, Oct 21, 1980 @ Nuggets W 119 - 117
Thu, Oct 23, 1980 vs Kings L 96 - 105
Sat, Oct 25, 1980 vs Pistons L 109 - 112
Wed, Oct 29, 1980 vs Mavericks W 109 - 103
Wed, Nov 5, 1980 vs Clippers L 104 - 111
Sat, Nov 8, 1980 vs Suns L 115 - 116
Tue, Nov 11, 1980 @ Mavericks W 105 - 94
Wed, Nov 12, 1980 vs Lakers W 107 - 104
Fri, Nov 14, 1980 @ Jazz L 115 - 117
Sat, Nov 15, 1980 @ SuperSonics L 139 - 143 OT
Tue, Nov 18, 1980 vs SuperSonics W 138 - 118
Thu, Nov 20, 1980 @ Cavaliers W 117 - 114
Fri, Nov 21, 1980 @ Nets W 116 - 108
Sat, Nov 22, 1980 @ Pacers L 120 - 129
Mon, Nov 24, 1980 @ Knicks L 110 - 113 OT
Wed, Nov 26, 1980 vs 76ers L 100 - 101
Fri, Nov 28, 1980 @ Spurs W 124 - 115
Sat, Nov 29, 1980 vs Mavericks W 115 - 90
Sun, Nov 30, 1980 @ Suns L 114 - 117
Wed, Dec 3, 1980 vs Cavaliers W 118 - 109
Fri, Dec 5, 1980 @ Kings L 100 - 108
Sat, Dec 6, 1980 vs Nuggets W 111 - 108
Wed, Dec 10, 1980 vs Lakers L 108 - 109
Fri, Dec 12, 1980 @ Trail Blazers L 100 - 106
Sat, Dec 13, 1980 @ Warriors W 99 - 97
Wed, Dec 17, 1980 vs Spurs L 107 - 113
Fri, Dec 19, 1980 @ Celtics L 119 - 133
Sat, Dec 20, 1980 @ Bulls L 109 - 133
Sun, Dec 21, 1980 @ Bucks L 91 - 123
Tue, Dec 23, 1980 vs Warriors L 99 - 114
Fri, Dec 26, 1980 @ Pistons W 114 - 94
Sat, Dec 27, 1980 @ Bullets L 97 - 115
Tue, Dec 30, 1980 vs Clippers W 104 - 98
Thu, Jan 1 vs Jazz W 117 - 103
Fri, Jan 2 @ Mavericks W 124 - 120 OT
Sat, Jan 3 vs Nuggets L 132 - 134
Wed, Jan 7 vs Kings L 108 - 114
Fri, Jan 9 @ 76ers L 94 - 107
Sat, Jan 10 vs Trail Blazers W 106 - 105
Wed, Jan 14 vs Bulls W 109 - 105
Fri, Jan 16 @ Suns L 89 - 92
Sat, Jan 17 vs Knicks L 98 - 99
Sun, Jan 18 @ Nuggets W 98 - 97
Wed, Jan 21 vs Suns W 106 - 100
Fri, Jan 23 @ Kings L 107 - 113
Sat, Jan 24 vs Jazz W 106 - 91
Wed, Jan 28 vs Nets W 111 - 99
Thu, Jan 29 @ Jazz L 97 - 99
Tue, Feb 3 vs Nuggets W 135 - 128 OT
Wed, Feb 4 vs Mavericks W 116 - 68
Fri, Feb 6 @ Suns L 99 - 112
Sat, Feb 7 vs Hawks W 87 - 81
Wed, Feb 11 vs Spurs W 108 - 89
Fri, Feb 13 vs Lakers L 105 - 114
Sat, Feb 14 vs Bucks L 112 - 117
Thu, Feb 19 @ Clippers L 99 - 116
Fri, Feb 20 @ Lakers W 110 - 107
Sun, Feb 22 @ SuperSonics W 111 - 96
Mon, Feb 23 @ Jazz W 106 - 102
Wed, Feb 25 vs Pacers W 101 - 100
Fri, Feb 27 vs SuperSonics W 96 - 92
Sat, Feb 28 vs Clippers L 103 - 104
Sun, Mar 1 @ Spurs L 86 - 102
Wed, Mar 4 vs Celtics L 101 - 108
Fri, Mar 6 vs Bullets L 104 - 105
Sat, Mar 7 @ Hawks L 108 - 114
Wed, Mar 11 vs Warriors W 109 - 92
Fri, Mar 13 vs Trail Blazers W 126 - 104
Sat, Mar 14 vs Jazz W 101 - 82
Sun, Mar 15 @ Nuggets L 127 - 138
Wed, Mar 18 @ Warriors L 117 - 118
Fri, Mar 20 @ Trail Blazers L 103 - 107
Sun, Mar 22 @ Kings W 114 - 108
Tue, Mar 24 @ Mavericks W 114 - 111 OT
Wed, Mar 25 vs Spurs W 117 - 111
Fri, Mar 27 vs Kings W 91 - 84
Sun, Mar 29 @ Spurs L 109 - 135
Playoffs
Western Conference First Round
Wed, Apr 1 @ Lakers W 111 - 107
Fri, Apr 3 vs Lakers L 106 - 111
Sun, Apr 5 @ Lakers W 89 - 86
Western Conference Semifinals
Tue, Apr 7 @ Spurs W 107 - 98
Wed, Apr 8 @ Spurs L 113 - 125
Fri, Apr 10 vs Spurs W 112 - 99
Sun, Apr 12 vs Spurs L 112 - 114
Tue, Apr 14 @ Spurs W 123 - 117
Wed, Apr 15 vs Spurs L 96 - 101
Fri, Apr 17 @ Spurs W 105 - 100
Western Conference Finals
Tue, Apr 21 @ Kings W 97 - 78
Wed, Apr 22 @ Kings L 79 - 88
Fri, Apr 24 vs Kings W 92 - 88
Sun, Apr 26 vs Kings W 100 - 89
Wed, Apr 29 @ Kings W 97 - 88
Finals
Tue, May 5 @ Celtics L 95 - 98
Thu, May 7 @ Celtics W 92 - 90
Sat, May 9 vs Celtics L 71 - 94
Sun, May 10 vs Celtics W 91 - 86
Tue, May 12 @ Celtics L 80 - 109
Thu, May 14 vs Celtics L 91 - 102

© 2022 ChampsOrChumps.us, All Rights Reserved • TermsPrivacy Policy