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1971-72 NBA Playoffs

NBA First Round

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/29/1972 Boston Celtics 126 Atlanta Hawks 108 Boston Garden Boston Celtics Lead Series 1-0
2 3/31/1972 Atlanta Hawks 113 Boston Celtics 104 Alexander Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 1-1
3 4/2/1972 Boston Celtics 136 Atlanta Hawks 113 Boston Garden Boston Celtics Lead Series 2-1
4 4/4/1972 Atlanta Hawks 112 Boston Celtics 110 Alexander Memorial Coliseum Series Tied 2-2
5 4/7/1972 Boston Celtics 124 Atlanta Hawks 114 Boston Garden Boston Celtics Lead Series 3-2
6 4/9/1972 Atlanta Hawks 118 Boston Celtics 127 Alexander Memorial Coliseum Boston Celtics Win Series 4-2
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/31/1972 Baltimore Bullets 108 New York Knicks 105 Baltimore Civic Center Baltimore Bullets Lead Series 1-0
2 4/2/1972 New York Knicks 110 Baltimore Bullets 88 Madison Square Garden IV Series Tied 1-1
3 4/4/1972 Baltimore Bullets 104 New York Knicks 103 Baltimore Civic Center Baltimore Bullets Lead Series 2-1
4 4/6/1972 New York Knicks 104 Baltimore Bullets 98 Madison Square Garden IV Series Tied 2-2
5 4/9/1972 Baltimore Bullets 82 New York Knicks 106 Baltimore Civic Center New York Knicks Lead Series 3-2
6 4/11/1972 New York Knicks 107 Baltimore Bullets 101 Madison Square Garden IV New York Knicks Win Series 4-2
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/28/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 95 Chicago Bulls 80 The Forum Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 1-0
2 3/30/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 131 Chicago Bulls 124 The Forum Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 2-0
3 4/2/1972 Chicago Bulls 101 Los Angeles Lakers 108 Chicago Stadium Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 3-0
4 4/4/1972 Chicago Bulls 97 Los Angeles Lakers 108 Chicago Stadium Los Angeles Lakers Sweep Series 4-0
               
               
Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 3/28/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 106 Golden State Warriors 117 Milwaukee Arena Golden State Warriors Lead Series 1-0
2 3/30/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 118 Golden State Warriors 93 Milwaukee Arena Series Tied 1-1
3 4/1/1972 Golden State Warriors 94 Milwaukee Bucks 122 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena Milwaukee Bucks Lead Series 2-1
4 4/4/1972 Golden State Warriors 99 Milwaukee Bucks 106 Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum Arena Milwaukee Bucks Lead Series 3-1
5 4/6/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 108 Golden State Warriors 100 Milwaukee Arena Milwaukee Bucks Win Series 4-1
               

NBA Eastern Division Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/13/1972 Boston Celtics 94 New York Knicks 116 Boston Garden New York Knicks Lead Series 1-0
2 4/16/1972 New York Knicks 106 Boston Celtics 105 Madison Square Garden IV New York Knicks Lead Series 2-0
3 4/19/1972 Boston Celtics 115 New York Knicks 109 Boston Garden New York Knicks Lead Series 2-1
4 4/21/1972 New York Knicks 116 Boston Celtics 98 Madison Square Garden IV New York Knicks Lead Series 3-1
5 4/23/1972 Boston Celtics 103 New York Knicks 111 Boston Garden New York Knicks Win Series 4-1
               

NBA Western Division Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/9/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 72 Milwaukee Bucks 93 The Forum Milwaukee Bucks Lead Series 1-0
2 4/12/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 135 Milwaukee Bucks 134 The Forum Series Tied 1-1
3 4/14/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 105 Los Angeles Lakers 108 Milwaukee Arena Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 2-1
4 4/16/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 114 Los Angeles Lakers 88 Milwaukee Arena Series Tied 2-2
5 4/18/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 115 Milwaukee Bucks 90 The Forum Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 3-2
6 4/22/1972 Milwaukee Bucks 100 Los Angeles Lakers 104 Milwaukee Arena Los Angeles Lakers Win Series 4-2
               

NBA Finals

Game Date Home Team Score Away Team Score Stadium Series
1 4/26/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 92 New York Knicks 114 The Forum New York Knicks Lead Series 1-0
2 4/30/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 106 New York Knicks 92 The Forum Series Tied 1-1
3 5/3/1972 New York Knicks 96 Los Angeles Lakers 107 Madison Square Garden IV Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 2-1
4 5/5/1972 New York Knicks 111 Los Angeles Lakers 116 Madison Square Garden IV Los Angeles Lakers Lead Series 3-1
5 5/7/1972 Los Angeles Lakers 114 New York Knicks 100 The Forum Los Angeles Lakers Win Series 4-1