1980-81 Portland Trail Blazers Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 45-37
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 1-2 Lost conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Kansas City Kings 2-1
Coach: Jack Ramsay (45-37)
Location: Portland, Oregon
Attendance: 519,306, Avg. 12,666 in 41 home dates
1980-81 Portland Trail Blazers Statistics
1980-81 Portland Trail Blazers Roster

The Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1980-81 season with a record of 45 wins and 37 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Trail Blazers scored 9,080 points and conceded 9,007. Jim Paxson netted a team-high 1,354 points for Portland, and Mychal Thompson and Kermit Washington each racked up 686 rebounds. Kelvin Ransey dished out 555 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Jim Paxson added 140 steals, while Mychal Thompson swatted 170 opponent shot attempts.

Jack Ramsay coached the team. The 1980-81 Portland Trail Blazers lost in the conference first round.

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Regular Season Points For: 9080
Regular Season Points Against: 9007

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 10, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 86 at Utah Jazz 96 L 0-0 0-1 0-1
October 12, 1980 Seattle Supersonics 96 at Portland Trail Blazers 107 W 1-0 0-1 1-1
October 15, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 92 at Golden State Warriors 95 L 1-0 0-2 1-2
October 17, 1980 Houston Rockets 102 at Portland Trail Blazers 99 L 1-1 0-2 1-3
October 21, 1980 Los Angeles Lakers 103 at Portland Trail Blazers 107 W 2-1 0-2 2-3
October 24, 1980 Dallas Mavericks 105 at Portland Trail Blazers 120 W 3-1 0-2 3-3
October 26, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 98 at Seattle Supersonics 111 L 3-1 0-3 3-4
October 28, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 112 at San Antonio Spurs 120 L 3-1 0-4 3-5
October 29, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 98 at Kansas City Kings 115 L 3-1 0-5 3-6
November 1, 1980 Utah Jazz 95 at Portland Trail Blazers 87 L 3-2 0-5 3-7
November 2, 1980 Cleveland Cavaliers 96 at Portland Trail Blazers 102 W 4-2 0-5 4-7
November 4, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 118 at Los Angeles Lakers 119 L 4-2 0-6 4-8
November 7, 1980 Golden State Warriors 113 at Portland Trail Blazers 122 W 5-2 0-6 5-8
November 8, 1980 San Diego Clippers 110 at Portland Trail Blazers 106 L 5-3 0-6 5-9 OT
November 11, 1980 Kansas City Kings 102 at Portland Trail Blazers 101 L 5-4 0-6 5-10
November 14, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 106 at Dallas Mavericks 113 L 5-4 0-7 5-11
November 15, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 123 at Denver Nuggets 125 L 5-4 0-8 5-12
November 16, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 107 at Phoenix Suns 119 L 5-4 0-9 5-13
November 18, 1980 Denver Nuggets 103 at Portland Trail Blazers 122 W 6-4 0-9 6-13
November 20, 1980 Milwaukee Bucks 97 at Portland Trail Blazers 93 L 6-5 0-9 6-14
November 23, 1980 Dallas Mavericks 96 at Portland Trail Blazers 116 W 7-5 0-9 7-14
November 25, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 108 at Atlanta Hawks 112 L 7-5 0-10 7-15
November 26, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 101 at Boston Celtics 126 L 7-5 0-11 7-16
November 28, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 103 at Philadelphia 76ers 116 L 7-5 0-12 7-17
November 29, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 110 at New York Knicks 111 L 7-5 0-13 7-18
December 2, 1980 New Jersey Nets 118 at Portland Trail Blazers 105 L 7-6 0-13 7-19
December 4, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 103 at San Diego Clippers 100 W 7-6 1-13 8-19
December 5, 1980 Chicago Bulls 115 at Portland Trail Blazers 116 W 8-6 1-13 9-19
December 7, 1980 San Antonio Spurs 115 at Portland Trail Blazers 116 W 9-6 1-13 10-19
December 9, 1980 Seattle Supersonics 98 at Portland Trail Blazers 111 W 10-6 1-13 11-19
December 12, 1980 Houston Rockets 100 at Portland Trail Blazers 106 W 11-6 1-13 12-19
December 14, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 116 at Phoenix Suns 110 W 11-6 2-13 13-19
December 17, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 115 at Golden State Warriors 113 W 11-6 3-13 14-19
December 19, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 110 at Los Angeles Lakers 106 W 11-6 4-13 15-19
December 20, 1980 Atlanta Hawks 119 at Portland Trail Blazers 122 W 12-6 4-13 16-19 OT
December 21, 1980 Phoenix Suns 111 at Portland Trail Blazers 100 L 12-7 4-13 16-20
December 23, 1980 Los Angeles Lakers 102 at Portland Trail Blazers 108 W 13-7 4-13 17-20
December 25, 1980 Golden State Warriors 114 at Portland Trail Blazers 115 W 14-7 4-13 18-20
December 26, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 96 at Seattle Supersonics 90 W 14-7 5-13 19-20
December 30, 1980 Philadelphia 76ers 108 at Portland Trail Blazers 109 W 15-7 5-13 20-20
January 1, 1981 Denver Nuggets 119 at Portland Trail Blazers 122 W 16-7 5-13 21-20
January 3, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 103 at Utah Jazz 109 L 16-7 5-14 21-21
January 4, 1981 Boston Celtics 120 at Portland Trail Blazers 111 L 16-8 5-14 21-22
January 6, 1981 Detroit Pistons 90 at Portland Trail Blazers 110 W 17-8 5-14 22-22
January 9, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 86 at San Antonio Spurs 102 L 17-8 5-15 22-23
January 10, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 105 at Houston Rockets 106 L 17-8 5-16 22-24
January 14, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 110 at Kansas City Kings 91 W 17-8 6-16 23-24
January 16, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 113 at Chicago Bulls 112 W 17-8 7-16 24-24
January 18, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 103 at Milwaukee Bucks 110 L 17-8 7-17 24-25
January 20, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 94 at Cleveland Cavaliers 99 L 17-8 7-18 24-26
January 23, 1981 New York Knicks 90 at Portland Trail Blazers 117 W 18-8 7-18 25-26
January 25, 1981 San Antonio Spurs 100 at Portland Trail Blazers 118 W 19-8 7-18 26-26
January 26, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 112 at Los Angeles Lakers 124 L 19-8 7-19 26-27
January 29, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 108 at San Diego Clippers 106 W 19-8 8-19 27-27
February 3, 1981 Washington Bullets 104 at Portland Trail Blazers 111 W 20-8 8-19 28-27 OT
February 4, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 100 at Golden State Warriors 115 L 20-8 8-20 28-28
February 6, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 96 at San Antonio Spurs 122 L 20-8 8-21 28-29
February 8, 1981 Kansas City Kings 123 at Portland Trail Blazers 129 W 21-8 8-21 29-29 OT
February 12, 1981 Seattle Supersonics 112 at Portland Trail Blazers 109 L 21-9 8-21 29-30
February 13, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 143 at Denver Nuggets 162 L 21-9 8-22 29-31
February 15, 1981 Utah Jazz 84 at Portland Trail Blazers 118 W 22-9 8-22 30-31
February 17, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 124 at Washington Bullets 104 W 22-9 9-22 31-31
February 19, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 115 at Detroit Pistons 106 W 22-9 10-22 32-31
February 20, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 113 at New Jersey Nets 123 L 22-9 10-23 32-32 OT
February 22, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 113 at Indiana Pacers 109 W 22-9 11-23 33-32 OT
February 24, 1981 San Diego Clippers 121 at Portland Trail Blazers 107 L 22-10 11-23 33-33
February 27, 1981 Phoenix Suns 117 at Portland Trail Blazers 121 W 23-10 11-23 34-33
March 1, 1981 Utah Jazz 97 at Portland Trail Blazers 108 W 24-10 11-23 35-33
March 3, 1981 Indiana Pacers 112 at Portland Trail Blazers 117 W 25-10 11-23 36-33
March 5, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 100 at Kansas City Kings 106 L 25-10 11-24 36-34
March 6, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 107 at Phoenix Suns 128 L 25-10 11-25 36-35
March 8, 1981 Golden State Warriors 112 at Portland Trail Blazers 120 W 26-10 11-25 37-35 OT
March 10, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 142 at Denver Nuggets 137 W 26-10 12-25 38-35
March 13, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 104 at Houston Rockets 126 L 26-10 12-26 38-36
March 15, 1981 Dallas Mavericks 110 at Portland Trail Blazers 135 W 27-10 12-26 39-36
March 17, 1981 San Diego Clippers 112 at Portland Trail Blazers 127 W 28-10 12-26 40-36
March 20, 1981 Houston Rockets 103 at Portland Trail Blazers 107 W 29-10 12-26 41-36
March 21, 1981 Los Angeles Lakers 117 at Portland Trail Blazers 111 L 29-11 12-26 41-37
March 24, 1981 Phoenix Suns 111 at Portland Trail Blazers 120 W 30-11 12-26 42-37
March 25, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 112 at Seattle Supersonics 103 W 30-11 13-26 43-37
March 27, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 123 at Dallas Mavericks 109 W 30-11 14-26 44-37
March 29, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 144 at San Diego Clippers 129 W 30-11 15-26 45-37
April 1, 1981 Kansas City Kings 98 at Portland Trail Blazers 97 L 0-1 0-0 0-1 OT
April 3, 1981 Portland Trail Blazers 124 at Kansas City Kings 119 W 0-1 1-0 1-1 OT
April 5, 1981 Kansas City Kings 104 at Portland Trail Blazers 95 L 0-2 1-0 1-2


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