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1971-72 ABA Playoffs

First Round

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/31/1972 Virginia Squires 114 The Floridians 107 Norfolk Scope Virginia Squires Lead Series 1-0
2 4/1/1972 Virginia Squires 125 The Floridians 100 Norfolk Scope Virginia Squires Lead Series 2-0
3 4/4/1972 The Floridians 113 Virginia Squires 118 Miami Beach Convention Hall Virginia Squires Lead Series 3-0
4 4/6/1972 The Floridians 106 Virginia Squires 115 Miami Beach Convention Hall Virginia Squires Sweep Series 4-0
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/1/1972 Kentucky Colonels 108 New York Nets 122 Freedom Hall New York Nets Lead Series 1-0
2 4/4/1972 Kentucky Colonels 90 New York Nets 105 Freedom Hall New York Nets Lead Series 2-0
3 4/5/1972 New York Nets 99 Kentucky Colonels 105 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Nets Lead Series 2-1
4 4/7/1972 New York Nets 100 Kentucky Colonels 92 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Nets Lead Series 3-1
5 4/8/1972 Kentucky Colonels 109 New York Nets 93 Freedom Hall New York Nets Lead Series 3-2
6 4/10/1972 New York Nets 101 Kentucky Colonels 96 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum New York Nets Win Series 4-2
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/1/1972 Utah Stars 106 Dallas Chaparrals 96 Salt Palace Utah Stars Lead Series 1-0
2 4/3/1972 Utah Stars 113 Dallas Chaparrals 107 Salt Palace Utah Stars Lead Series 2-0
3 4/5/1972 Dallas Chaparrals 89 Utah Stars 96 Moody Coliseum Utah Stars Lead Series 3-0
4 4/7/1972 Dallas Chaparrals 99 Utah Stars 103 Moody Coliseum Utah Stars Sweep Series 4-0
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/31/1972 Indiana Pacers 102 Denver Rockets 96 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Indiana Pacers Lead Series 1-0
2 4/1/1972 Indiana Pacers 105 Denver Rockets 106 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Series Tied 1-1
3 4/4/1972 Denver Rockets 120 Indiana Pacers 122 Denver Auditorium Arena Indiana Pacers Lead Series 2-1
4 4/6/1972 Denver Rockets 112 Indiana Pacers 96 Denver Auditorium Arena Series Tied 2-2
5 4/8/1972 Indiana Pacers 91 Denver Rockets 79 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Indiana Pacers Lead Series 3-2
6 4/9/1972 Denver Rockets 106 Indiana Pacers 99 Denver Auditorium Arena Series Tied 3-3
7 4/13/1972 Indiana Pacers 91 Denver Rockets 89 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Indiana Pacers Win Series 4-3
               
               

Eastern Division Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/13/1972 Virginia Squires 138 New York Nets 91 Norfolk Scope Virginia Squires Lead Series 1-0
2 4/15/1972 Virginia Squires 115 New York Nets 106 Norfolk Scope Virginia Squires Lead Series 2-0
3 4/24/1972 New York Nets 119 Virginia Squires 117 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Virginia Squires Lead Series 2-1
4 4/26/1972 New York Nets 118 Virginia Squires 107 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 2-2
5 4/29/1972 Virginia Squires 116 New York Nets 107 Norfolk Scope Virginia Squires Lead Series 3-2
6 5/1/1972 New York Nets 146 Virginia Squires 136 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 3-3
7 5/4/1972 Virginia Squires 88 New York Nets 94 Norfolk Scope New York Nets Win Series 4-3
               

Western Division Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/15/1972 Utah Stars 108 Indiana Pacers 100 Salt Palace Utah Stars Lead Series 1-0
2 4/17/1972 Utah Stars 117 Indiana Pacers 109 Salt Palace Utah Stars Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1972 Indiana Pacers 116 Utah Stars 111 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Utah Stars Lead Series 2-1
4 4/22/1972 Indiana Pacers 118 Utah Stars 108 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Series Tied 2-2
5 4/24/1972 Utah Stars 139 Indiana Pacers 130 Salt Palace Utah Stars Lead Series 3-2
6 4/26/1972 Indiana Pacers 105 Utah Stars 99 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Series Tied 3-3
7 5/1/1972 Utah Stars 113 Indiana Pacers 117 Salt Palace Indiana Pacers Win Series 4-3
               

Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 5/6/1972 Indiana Pacers 124 New York Nets 103 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Indiana Pacers Lead Series 1-0
2 5/9/1972 Indiana Pacers 115 New York Nets 117 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Series Tied 1-1
3 5/12/1972 New York Nets 108 Indiana Pacers 114 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Indiana Pacers Lead Series 2-1
4 5/15/1972 New York Nets 110 Indiana Pacers 105 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 2-2
5 5/18/1972 Indiana Pacers 100 New York Nets 99 Indiana State Fair Coliseum Indiana Pacers Lead Series 3-2
6 5/20/1972 New York Nets 105 Indiana Pacers 108 Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum Indiana Pacers Win Series 4-2