1985-1986 New Jersey Nets

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Season Overview

39-43 Lost First Round
Record Outcome

1985-86 New Jersey Nets

What was the record of the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets?

The New Jersey Nets finished the regular season with a 39-43 record. They went 26-15 at home and 13-28 on the road. Including the playoffs, the New Jersey Nets went 39-46. Their final game was a loss in the Eastern Conference First Round to the Milwaukee Bucks.

What division did the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets play in?

The 1985-86 New Jersey Nets played in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference.

What was the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets record by month?

The 1985-86 New Jersey Nets had their best month in December, when they went 10-4 and had a 71.4% win percentage. Their worst month was February, when they went 4-9 and had a 30.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Point Differential
October '85 2-2 50% -31
November '85 8-7 53.3% -45
December '85 10-4 71.4% +76
January '86 7-8 46.7% -6
February '86 4-9 30.8% -104
March '86 5-10 33.3% -46
April '86 3-3 50% -7

Did the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets make the Playoffs?

Yes, the New Jersey Nets made the Playoffs in 1986. They lost their only series against the Milwaukee Bucks in the Eastern Conference First Round.

What was the point differential for the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets?

The New Jersey Nets finished the regular season with a point differential of -163. Based on their point differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Nets could have been expected to have about 35.9 wins, or a 36-46 record in the regular season.

How did the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets perform in one-possession games?

In close, one-possession games, or games that went to overtime, the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets went 7-7.

How did the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets perform in overtime games?

During the regular season, the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets went 2-1 in overtime games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets was a 5 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1985-86 New Jersey Nets?

The longest losing streak that the New Jersey Nets had during the 1985-86 regular season was 4 games, which occured 3 separate times.

1985-86 New Jersey Nets Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Fri, Oct 25, 1985 vs Boston Celtics Win 113 - 109 OT
Sat, Oct 26, 1985 @ Indiana Pacers Loss 92 - 119
Tue, Oct 29, 1985 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 107 - 124
Wed, Oct 30, 1985 vs Indiana Pacers Win 147 - 138 OT3
Fri, Nov 1, 1985 vs Philadelphia 76ers Win 106 - 102
Sat, Nov 2, 1985 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 113 - 136
Tue, Nov 5, 1985 vs Washington Bullets Win 112 - 106
Thu, Nov 7, 1985 vs Chicago Bulls Win 106 - 97
Sat, Nov 9, 1985 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 126 - 123
Mon, Nov 11, 1985 @ San Antonio Spurs Loss 104 - 111
Thu, Nov 14, 1985 @ Houston Rockets Loss 107 - 112
Fri, Nov 15, 1985 @ Dallas Mavericks Loss 98 - 110
Sun, Nov 17, 1985 @ Los Angeles Lakers Loss 119 - 138
Tue, Nov 19, 1985 @ Portland Trail Blazers Win 108 - 102
Fri, Nov 22, 1985 @ Phoenix Suns Win 104 - 96
Sun, Nov 24, 1985 @ Sacramento Kings Win 118 - 103
Wed, Nov 27, 1985 vs Philadelphia 76ers Loss 100 - 111
Fri, Nov 29, 1985 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 107 - 97
Sat, Nov 30, 1985 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 90 - 119
Wed, Dec 4, 1985 vs Boston Celtics Loss 111 - 130
Thu, Dec 5, 1985 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 111 - 113
Sat, Dec 7, 1985 vs Portland Trail Blazers Win 118 - 106
Tue, Dec 10, 1985 vs Sacramento Kings Win 106 - 100
Thu, Dec 12, 1985 @ New York Knicks Win 108 - 85
Sat, Dec 14, 1985 vs Indiana Pacers Win 105 - 99
Tue, Dec 17, 1985 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 103 - 104
Wed, Dec 18, 1985 vs Utah Jazz Win 113 - 98
Fri, Dec 20, 1985 vs Houston Rockets Win 122 - 112
Sat, Dec 21, 1985 @ Indiana Pacers Win 102 - 98
Mon, Dec 23, 1985 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 108 - 101
Thu, Dec 26, 1985 vs Detroit Pistons Win 124 - 116
Sat, Dec 28, 1985 vs Washington Bullets Loss 93 - 98
Mon, Dec 30, 1985 vs New York Knicks Win 123 - 111
Fri, Jan 3, 1986 @ Boston Celtics Loss 117 - 129
Sat, Jan 4, 1986 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Win 125 - 106
Tue, Jan 7, 1986 @ Chicago Bulls Win 110 - 105
Wed, Jan 8, 1986 vs Milwaukee Bucks Win 106 - 99
Fri, Jan 10, 1986 vs Los Angeles Clippers Loss 120 - 125
Tue, Jan 14, 1986 vs Philadelphia 76ers Loss 105 - 123
Wed, Jan 15, 1986 @ Philadelphia 76ers Win 123 - 89
Fri, Jan 17, 1986 @ Washington Bullets Loss 96 - 116
Sat, Jan 18, 1986 vs Denver Nuggets Win 124 - 113
Wed, Jan 22, 1986 @ Denver Nuggets Loss 124 - 137
Thu, Jan 23, 1986 @ Utah Jazz Win 106 - 105
Sat, Jan 25, 1986 @ Seattle SuperSonics Loss 99 - 106
Mon, Jan 27, 1986 @ Los Angeles Clippers Loss 98 - 103
Tue, Jan 28, 1986 @ Golden State Warriors Win 117 - 113
Thu, Jan 30, 1986 vs Seattle SuperSonics Loss 82 - 89
Sat, Feb 1, 1986 vs Atlanta Hawks Win 108 - 100
Tue, Feb 4, 1986 @ Indiana Pacers Loss 101 - 117
Wed, Feb 5, 1986 @ Philadelphia 76ers Loss 107 - 142
Tue, Feb 11, 1986 vs Detroit Pistons Win 130 - 122
Thu, Feb 13, 1986 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 117 - 135
Sat, Feb 15, 1986 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 94 - 112
Mon, Feb 17, 1986 vs Dallas Mavericks Loss 124 - 126
Wed, Feb 19, 1986 vs Chicago Bulls Loss 96 - 99
Fri, Feb 21, 1986 vs Los Angeles Lakers Win 121 - 106
Sat, Feb 22, 1986 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 83 - 112
Mon, Feb 24, 1986 @ Washington Bullets Loss 89 - 99
Tue, Feb 25, 1986 vs Golden State Warriors Loss 109 - 116
Fri, Feb 28, 1986 vs San Antonio Spurs Win 113 - 110
Sat, Mar 1, 1986 @ New York Knicks Win 102 - 100
Tue, Mar 4, 1986 @ Detroit Pistons Loss 103 - 120
Wed, Mar 5, 1986 vs Milwaukee Bucks Loss 106 - 119
Fri, Mar 7, 1986 vs Detroit Pistons Loss 102 - 104
Sun, Mar 9, 1986 vs Phoenix Suns Win 115 - 111
Tue, Mar 11, 1986 @ Chicago Bulls Loss 100 - 113
Wed, Mar 12, 1986 vs Atlanta Hawks Loss 97 - 113
Sat, Mar 15, 1986 @ Cleveland Cavaliers Win 102 - 100
Mon, Mar 17, 1986 @ Washington Bullets Win 130 - 102
Tue, Mar 18, 1986 vs New York Knicks Loss 103 - 107 OT
Sat, Mar 22, 1986 @ Philadelphia 76ers Loss 115 - 123
Tue, Mar 25, 1986 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 105 - 118
Wed, Mar 26, 1986 vs Cleveland Cavaliers Loss 108 - 110
Fri, Mar 28, 1986 vs Chicago Bulls Win 118 - 107
Sun, Mar 30, 1986 @ Boston Celtics Loss 117 - 122
Tue, Apr 1, 1986 @ New York Knicks Win 111 - 93
Thu, Apr 3, 1986 vs Washington Bullets Loss 108 - 120
Sat, Apr 5, 1986 vs New York Knicks Win 107 - 93
Wed, Apr 9, 1986 vs Boston Celtics Win 108 - 98
Thu, Apr 10, 1986 @ Atlanta Hawks Loss 117 - 126
Sun, Apr 13, 1986 @ Boston Celtics Loss 107 - 135
Playoffs
Eastern Conference First Round (Lost 0 - 3)
Fri, Apr 18, 1986 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 107 - 119
Sun, Apr 20, 1986 @ Milwaukee Bucks Loss 97 - 111
Tue, Apr 22, 1986 vs Milwaukee Bucks Loss 113 - 118

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