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New York Knicks 1977-1978 Schedule and Results

All the scores of the games played by the Knicks in the NBA 1977-78 Regular Season and the 1978 Playoffs, with teams, results, winning and losing streaks, partial and final records and evolution of the playoff series.

Regular Season Record:
43-39 (.524), 5th in Eastern Conference
Playoffs Record:
2-4 (.333), Lost East Conf Semis

New York Knicks 1977-1978 Game Schedule and Results

NBA Regular Season

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Gm
Date
Opponent
Score
Streak
Record
1 Oct 18, 1977 Knicks vs. Kansas City Kings W 120 - 113 won 1 1 - 0
2 Oct 22, 1977 Knicks vs. Washington Bullets W 141 - 115 won 2 2 - 0
3 Oct 25, 1977 Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers L 112 - 117 OT lost 1 2 - 1
4 Oct 26, 1977 Knicks @ New Orleans Jazz L 106 - 123 lost 2 2 - 2
5 Oct 29, 1977 Knicks vs. Detroit Pistons W 124 - 117 won 1 3 - 2
6 Nov 1, 1977 Knicks @ Portland Trail Blazers L 104 - 113 lost 1 3 - 3
7 Nov 4, 1977 Knicks @ Seattle Supersonics W 95 - 92 won 1 4 - 3
8 Nov 6, 1977 Knicks @ Los Angeles Lakers W 106 - 102 won 2 5 - 3
9 Nov 8, 1977 Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs W 123 - 117 won 3 6 - 3
10 Nov 9, 1977 Knicks @ Buffalo Braves L 113 - 124 lost 1 6 - 4
11 Nov 11, 1977 Knicks @ Philadelphia 76ers L 119 - 127 lost 2 6 - 5
12 Nov 12, 1977 Knicks vs. New Jersey Nets W 101 - 90 won 1 7 - 5
13 Nov 15, 1977 Knicks vs. New Orleans Jazz W 108 - 105 won 2 8 - 5
14 Nov 18, 1977 Knicks @ Washington Bullets L 103 - 123 lost 1 8 - 6
15 Nov 19, 1977 Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers W 129 - 127 OT won 1 9 - 6
16 Nov 22, 1977 Knicks vs. Buffalo Braves L 101 - 102 lost 1 9 - 7
17 Nov 25, 1977 Knicks @ Boston Celtics L 119 - 121 OT lost 2 9 - 8
18 Nov 26, 1977 Knicks vs. Golden State Warriors W 112 - 106 won 1 10 - 8
19 Nov 28, 1977 Knicks vs. Houston Rockets W 104 - 86 won 2 11 - 8
20 Nov 29, 1977 Knicks @ Houston Rockets L 103 - 120 lost 1 11 - 9
21 Dec 1, 1977 Knicks @ San Antonio Spurs L 116 - 120 lost 2 11 - 10
22 Dec 3, 1977 Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks L 108 - 115 lost 3 11 - 11
23 Dec 6, 1977 Knicks vs. Boston Celtics W 122 - 119 OT won 1 12 - 11
24 Dec 9, 1977 Knicks @ Atlanta Hawks W 103 - 84 won 2 13 - 11
25 Dec 10, 1977 Knicks vs. Portland Trail Blazers L 106 - 107 lost 1 13 - 12
26 Dec 13, 1977 Knicks vs. Atlanta Hawks W 107 - 106 won 1 14 - 12
27 Dec 14, 1977 Knicks @ Indiana Pacers W 101 - 98 won 2 15 - 12
28 Dec 16, 1977 Knicks @ Milwaukee Bucks L 150 - 152 3OT lost 1 15 - 13
29 Dec 17, 1977 Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls W 112 - 103 won 1 16 - 13
30 Dec 20, 1977 Knicks vs. Phoenix Suns L 99 - 110 lost 1 16 - 14
Gm
Date
Opponent
Score
Streak
Record
31 Dec 22, 1977 Knicks @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 100 - 112 lost 2 16 - 15
32 Dec 25, 1977 Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers W 113 - 110 won 1 17 - 15
33 Dec 29, 1977 Knicks @ New Jersey Nets W 109 - 101 won 2 18 - 15
34 Dec 30, 1977 Knicks vs. New Orleans Jazz W 118 - 116 won 3 19 - 15
35 Jan 1, 1978 Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers W 96 - 87 won 4 20 - 15
36 Jan 3, 1978 Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers L 117 - 120 lost 1 20 - 16
37 Jan 6, 1978 Knicks @ Chicago Bulls W 99 - 97 won 1 21 - 16
38 Jan 7, 1978 Knicks @ Kansas City Kings W 100 - 93 won 2 22 - 16
39 Jan 10, 1978 Knicks @ Portland Trail Blazers L 113 - 126 lost 1 22 - 17
40 Jan 13, 1978 Knicks @ Golden State Warriors L 96 - 109 lost 2 22 - 18
41 Jan 15, 1978 Knicks @ Seattle Supersonics L 102 - 108 lost 3 22 - 19
42 Jan 17, 1978 Knicks @ Los Angeles Lakers L 108 - 121 lost 4 22 - 20
43 Jan 19, 1978 Knicks @ Phoenix Suns L 114 - 134 lost 5 22 - 21
44 Jan 22, 1978 Knicks @ Denver Nuggets W 143 - 141 OT won 1 23 - 21
45 Jan 24, 1978 Knicks vs. Golden State Warriors W 99 - 97 won 2 24 - 21
46 Jan 26, 1978 Knicks vs. Kansas City Kings W 112 - 105 won 3 25 - 21
47 Jan 27, 1978 Knicks @ Atlanta Hawks L 96 - 105 lost 1 25 - 22
48 Jan 28, 1978 Knicks vs. Chicago Bulls W 108 - 96 won 1 26 - 22
49 Jan 31, 1978 Knicks vs. Denver Nuggets L 115 - 119 lost 1 26 - 23
50 Feb 2, 1978 Knicks @ San Antonio Spurs L 113 - 123 lost 2 26 - 24
51 Feb 3, 1978 Knicks @ Houston Rockets L 102 - 112 lost 3 26 - 25
52 Feb 9, 1978 Knicks vs. Indiana Pacers W 126 - 117 won 1 27 - 25
53 Feb 11, 1978 Knicks vs. Milwaukee Bucks W 133 - 122 won 2 28 - 25
54 Feb 12, 1978 Knicks @ New Jersey Nets L 110 - 112 lost 1 28 - 26
55 Feb 14, 1978 Knicks @ Cleveland Cavaliers L 127 - 136 2OT lost 2 28 - 27
56 Feb 17, 1978 Knicks @ Detroit Pistons W 128 - 108 won 1 29 - 27
57 Feb 18, 1978 Knicks vs. Buffalo Braves L 112 - 122 lost 1 29 - 28
58 Feb 21, 1978 Knicks vs. Seattle Supersonics W 122 - 120 won 1 30 - 28
59 Feb 25, 1978 Knicks vs. Phoenix Suns W 122 - 115 won 2 31 - 28
60 Feb 28, 1978 Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs W 138 - 123 won 3 32 - 28
Gm
Date
Opponent
Score
Streak
Record
61 Mar 2, 1978 Knicks vs. Portland Trail Blazers W 128 - 117 won 4 33 - 28
62 Mar 4, 1978 Knicks vs. Boston Celtics W 99 - 91 won 5 34 - 28
63 Mar 5, 1978 Knicks @ Boston Celtics L 94 - 112 lost 1 34 - 29
64 Mar 7, 1978 Knicks vs. Houston Rockets W 112 - 101 won 1 35 - 29
65 Mar 8, 1978 Knicks @ Milwaukee Bucks L 125 - 127 2OT lost 1 35 - 30
66 Mar 10, 1978 Knicks @ Indiana Pacers L 115 - 122 lost 2 35 - 31
67 Mar 11, 1978 Knicks vs. New Jersey Nets W 126 - 117 won 1 36 - 31
68 Mar 14, 1978 Knicks vs. Los Angeles Lakers L 117 - 135 lost 1 36 - 32
69 Mar 17, 1978 Knicks @ Chicago Bulls L 117 - 129 lost 2 36 - 33
70 Mar 18, 1978 Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers L 127 - 141 lost 3 36 - 34
71 Mar 19, 1978 Knicks @ Philadelphia 76ers L 118 - 125 lost 4 36 - 35
72 Mar 21, 1978 Knicks @ Denver Nuggets W 115 - 114 won 1 37 - 35
73 Mar 23, 1978 Knicks @ Phoenix Suns L 108 - 120 lost 1 37 - 36
74 Mar 25, 1978 Knicks @ Golden State Warriors L 123 - 133 lost 2 37 - 37
75 Mar 28, 1978 Knicks vs. Denver Nuggets W 106 - 103 won 1 38 - 37
76 Mar 30, 1978 Knicks vs. Washington Bullets L 108 - 123 lost 1 38 - 38
77 Mar 31, 1978 Knicks @ New Orleans Jazz W 117 - 116 won 1 39 - 38
78 Apr 2, 1978 Knicks @ Washington Bullets W 114 - 109 won 2 40 - 38
79 Apr 4, 1978 Knicks vs. Atlanta Hawks L 101 - 105 lost 1 40 - 39
80 Apr 6, 1978 Knicks vs. Detroit Pistons W 129 - 125 OT won 1 41 - 39
81 Apr 7, 1978 Knicks @ Kansas City Kings W 125 - 112 won 2 42 - 39
82 Apr 8, 1978 Knicks @ Buffalo Braves W 118 - 107 won 3 43 - 39

NBA Playoffs

NBA Playoffs - Eastern Conference First Round

Gm
Date
Opponent
Score
Series Status Streak
1 Apr 12, 1978 Knicks @ Cleveland Cavaliers W 132 - 114 Knicks lead
1-0
won 1
2 Apr 14, 1978 Knicks vs. Cleveland Cavaliers W 109 - 107 Knicks win
2-0
won 2

NBA Playoffs - Eastern Conference Semifinals

Gm
Date
Opponent
Score
Series Status Streak
1 Apr 16, 1978 Knicks @ Philadelphia 76ers L 90 - 130 76ers lead
0-1
lost 1
2 Apr 18, 1978 Knicks @ Philadelphia 76ers L 100 - 119 76ers lead
0-2
lost 2
3 Apr 20, 1978 Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers L 126 - 137 76ers lead
0-3
lost 3
4 Apr 23, 1978 Knicks vs. Philadelphia 76ers L 107 - 112 76ers win
0-4
lost 4