1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 66-16
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 12-2 Lost finals
Conference Semifinals - Defeated San Francisco Warriors 4-1
Conference Finals - Defeated Los Angeles Lakers 4-1
Finals - Defeated Baltimore Bullets 4-0
Coach: Larry Costello (66-16)
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Attendance: 378,106, Avg. 10,503 in 36 home dates
1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks Statistics
1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks Roster

The Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1970-71 season with a record of 66 wins and 16 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 12-2.

Milwaukee led the league with 9,710 points. The team yielded 8,705 points. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar tossed in a team-leading 2,596 points for the Bucks, and Oscar Robertson scored 19 or more per game also. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar racked up 1,311 boards. Oscar Robertson dished out 668 assists for the squad.

Larry Costello coached the team. The 1970-71 Milwaukee Bucks lost in the finals.

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Regular Season Points For: 9710
Regular Season Points Against: 8705

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 17, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 107 at Atlanta Hawks 98 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
October 20, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 114 at Detroit Pistons 115 L 0-0 1-1 1-1
October 24, 1970 Baltimore Bullets 120 at Milwaukee Bucks 122 W 1-0 1-1 2-1 2OT
October 25, 1970 Seattle Supersonics 107 at Milwaukee Bucks 126 W 2-0 1-1 3-1
October 27, 1970 San Diego Rockets 113 at Milwaukee Bucks 126 W 3-0 1-1 4-1
October 31, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 121 at Cincinnati Royals 100 W 3-0 2-1 5-1
November 4, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 110 at Cleveland Cavaliers 108 W 3-0 3-1 6-1
November 8, 1970 Phoenix Suns 105 at Milwaukee Bucks 125 W 4-0 3-1 7-1
November 11, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 123 at Boston Celtics 113 W 4-0 4-1 8-1
November 14, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 116 at Buffalo Braves 107 W 4-0 5-1 9-1
November 15, 1970 Baltimore Bullets 90 at Milwaukee Bucks 105 W 5-0 5-1 10-1
November 16, 1970 San Francisco Warriors 100 at Milwaukee Bucks 119 W 6-0 5-1 11-1
November 18, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 117 at San Diego Rockets 111 W 6-0 6-1 12-1
November 20, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 117 at Los Angeles Lakers 100 W 6-0 7-1 13-1
November 21, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 127 at San Francisco Warriors 102 W 6-0 8-1 14-1
November 22, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 126 at Portland Trail Blazers 104 W 6-0 9-1 15-1
November 24, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 117 at Chicago Bulls 108 W 6-0 10-1 16-1
November 25, 1970 Detroit Pistons 87 at Milwaukee Bucks 113 W 7-0 10-1 17-1
November 27, 1970 New York Knicks 103 at Milwaukee Bucks 94 L 7-1 10-1 17-2
November 28, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 99 at New York Knicks 100 L 7-1 10-2 17-3
November 29, 1970 Portland Trail Blazers 111 at Milwaukee Bucks 124 W 8-1 10-2 18-3
December 3, 1970 Chicago Bulls 100 at Milwaukee Bucks 107 W 9-1 10-2 19-3
December 4, 1970 Philadelphia 76ers 122 at Milwaukee Bucks 128 W 10-1 10-2 20-3 OT
December 8, 1970 Atlanta Hawks 104 at Milwaukee Bucks 125 W 11-1 10-2 21-3
December 9, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 97 at Baltimore Bullets 127 L 11-1 10-3 21-4
December 11, 1970 Cleveland Cavaliers 92 at Milwaukee Bucks 134 W 12-1 10-3 22-4
December 12, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 111 at Phoenix Suns 113 L 12-1 10-4 22-5
December 13, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 124 at Seattle Supersonics 107 W 12-1 11-4 23-5
December 18, 1970 Boston Celtics 114 at Milwaukee Bucks 124 W 13-1 11-4 24-5
December 19, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 110 at Cincinnati Royals 119 L 13-1 11-5 24-6
December 20, 1970 Buffalo Braves 101 at Milwaukee Bucks 131 W 14-1 11-5 25-6
December 21, 1970 Los Angeles Lakers 88 at Milwaukee Bucks 113 W 15-1 11-5 26-6
December 26, 1970 San Francisco Warriors 111 at Milwaukee Bucks 131 W 16-1 11-5 27-6
December 28, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 137 at Cincinnati Royals 114 W 16-1 12-5 28-6 at Madison, WI
December 29, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 119 at Cleveland Cavaliers 97 W 16-1 13-5 29-6
December 30, 1970 Milwaukee Bucks 107 at Philadelphia 76ers 119 L 16-1 13-6 29-7
January 2, 1971 Cleveland Cavaliers 73 at Milwaukee Bucks 118 W 17-1 13-6 30-7
January 4, 1971 Seattle Supersonics 110 at Milwaukee Bucks 124 W 18-1 13-6 31-7
January 6, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 119 at Chicago Bulls 106 W 18-1 14-6 32-7 at Madison, WI
January 7, 1971 New York Knicks 106 at Milwaukee Bucks 116 W 19-1 14-6 33-7
January 9, 1971 Detroit Pistons 100 at Milwaukee Bucks 118 W 20-1 14-6 34-7
January 10, 1971 Baltimore Bullets 99 at Milwaukee Bucks 151 W 21-1 14-6 35-7
January 15, 1971 Cincinnati Royals 116 at Milwaukee Bucks 135 W 22-1 14-6 36-7
January 16, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 110 at Chicago Bulls 90 W 22-1 15-6 37-7
January 17, 1971 Boston Celtics 113 at Milwaukee Bucks 120 W 23-1 15-6 38-7
January 20, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 120 at Baltimore Bullets 116 W 23-1 16-6 39-7
January 22, 1971 Atlanta Hawks 117 at Milwaukee Bucks 110 L 23-2 16-6 39-8
January 23, 1971 Portland Trail Blazers 117 at Milwaukee Bucks 142 W 24-2 16-6 40-8
January 24, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 142 at Atlanta Hawks 120 W 24-2 17-6 41-8
January 26, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 98 at New York Knicks 107 L 24-2 17-7 41-9
January 27, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 132 at Boston Celtics 129 W 24-2 18-7 42-9
January 29, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 142 at Philadelphia 76ers 118 W 24-2 19-7 43-9
January 31, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 131 at Detroit Pistons 104 W 24-2 20-7 44-9 at Madison, WI
February 2, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 111 at Portland Trail Blazers 123 L 24-2 20-8 44-10
February 3, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 108 at San Diego Rockets 101 W 24-2 21-8 45-10
February 5, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 93 at Los Angeles Lakers 116 L 24-2 21-9 45-11
February 6, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 111 at San Francisco Warriors 85 W 24-2 22-9 46-11
February 8, 1971 Phoenix Suns 94 at Milwaukee Bucks 118 W 25-2 22-9 47-11
February 9, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 107 at Detroit Pistons 106 W 25-2 23-9 48-11
February 11, 1971 Los Angeles Lakers 88 at Milwaukee Bucks 122 W 26-2 23-9 49-11
February 13, 1971 Chicago Bulls 96 at Milwaukee Bucks 103 W 27-2 23-9 50-11
February 14, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 124 at Atlanta Hawks 88 W 27-2 24-9 51-11
February 16, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 135 at Buffalo Braves 103 W 27-2 25-9 52-11
February 17, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 119 at Philadelphia 76ers 114 W 27-2 26-9 53-11 at Madison, WI
February 19, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 128 at Seattle Supersonics 112 W 27-2 27-9 54-11
February 20, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 104 at San Francisco Warriors 96 W 27-2 28-9 55-11
February 21, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 125 at Phoenix Suns 97 W 27-2 29-9 56-11
February 23, 1971 San Francisco Warriors 107 at Milwaukee Bucks 118 W 28-2 29-9 57-11
February 24, 1971 San Diego Rockets 104 at Milwaukee Bucks 139 W 29-2 29-9 58-11
February 26, 1971 Cincinnati Royals 111 at Milwaukee Bucks 135 W 30-2 29-9 59-11
February 28, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 111 at Boston Celtics 99 W 30-2 30-9 60-11
March 1, 1971 Philadelphia 76ers 103 at Milwaukee Bucks 127 W 31-2 30-9 61-11
March 3, 1971 Los Angeles Lakers 97 at Milwaukee Bucks 112 W 32-2 30-9 62-11
March 4, 1971 Buffalo Braves 113 at Milwaukee Bucks 116 W 33-2 30-9 63-11
March 5, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 108 at Detroit Pistons 95 W 33-2 31-9 64-11
March 8, 1971 Seattle Supersonics 99 at Milwaukee Bucks 104 W 34-2 31-9 65-11
March 9, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 103 at Chicago Bulls 110 L 34-2 31-10 65-12 OT
March 13, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 103 at New York Knicks 108 L 34-2 31-11 65-13
March 14, 1971 Phoenix Suns 125 at Milwaukee Bucks 113 L 34-3 31-11 65-14 at Madison, WI
March 16, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 119 at Phoenix Suns 111 W 34-3 32-11 66-14
March 18, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 121 at Seattle Supersonics 122 L 34-3 32-12 66-15 at Univ of Wash, Seattle, WA
March 19, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 99 at San Diego Rockets 111 L 34-3 32-13 66-16
March 27, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 107 at San Francisco Warriors 96 W 0-0 1-0 1-0
March 29, 1971 San Francisco Warriors 90 at Milwaukee Bucks 104 W 1-0 1-0 2-0 at Univ of Wisc field house, Madison, WI
March 30, 1971 San Francisco Warriors 102 at Milwaukee Bucks 114 W 2-0 1-0 3-0 at Univ of Wisc field house, Madison, WI
April 1, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 104 at San Francisco Warriors 106 L 2-0 1-1 3-1
April 4, 1971 San Francisco Warriors 86 at Milwaukee Bucks 136 W 3-0 1-1 4-1 at Univ of Wisc field house, Madison, WI
April 9, 1971 Los Angeles Lakers 85 at Milwaukee Bucks 106 W 4-0 1-1 5-1
April 11, 1971 Los Angeles Lakers 73 at Milwaukee Bucks 91 W 5-0 1-1 6-1
April 14, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 107 at Los Angeles Lakers 118 L 5-0 1-2 6-2
April 16, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 117 at Los Angeles Lakers 94 W 5-0 2-2 7-2
April 18, 1971 Los Angeles Lakers 98 at Milwaukee Bucks 116 W 6-0 2-2 8-2
April 21, 1971 Baltimore Bullets 88 at Milwaukee Bucks 98 W 7-0 2-2 9-2
April 25, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 102 at Baltimore Bullets 83 W 7-0 3-2 10-2
April 28, 1971 Baltimore Bullets 99 at Milwaukee Bucks 107 W 8-0 3-2 11-2
April 30, 1971 Milwaukee Bucks 118 at Baltimore Bullets 106 W 8-0 4-2 12-2