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1979-80 San Diego Clippers Game-by-Game Results

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 35-47
Finishing 5th in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference
Coach: Gene Shue (35-47)
Location: San Diego, California
Attendance: 325,012, Avg. 7,927 in 41 home dates
1979-80 San Diego Clippers Statistics
1979-80 San Diego Clippers Roster

The San Diego Clippers of the National Basketball Association ended the 1979-80 season with a record of 35 wins and 47 losses, finishing fifth in the NBA's Pacific Division of the Western Conference.

The Clippers scored 8,820 points and allowed 9,160. World Free scored a team-best 2,055 points for San Diego, and Freeman Williams averaged 17 or more per game also. Swen Nater contributed 1,216 rebounds. Brian Taylor dished out 335 assists for the squad.

On defense, Brian Taylor added 147 steals.

Gene Shue coached the team.

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Regular Season Points For: 8820
Regular Season Points Against: 9160

Date Game Res Home Road Record
October 12, 1979 Los Angeles Lakers 103 at San Diego Clippers 102 L 0-1 0-0 0-1
October 14, 1979 Seattle Supersonics 93 at San Diego Clippers 98 W 1-1 0-0 1-1
October 16, 1979 San Diego Clippers 81 at Portland Trail Blazers 88 L 1-1 0-1 1-2
October 18, 1979 Chicago Bulls 107 at San Diego Clippers 111 W 2-1 0-1 2-2
October 19, 1979 San Diego Clippers 98 at Seattle Supersonics 106 L 2-1 0-2 2-3
October 22, 1979 San Diego Clippers 109 at Utah Jazz 110 L 2-1 0-3 2-4
October 23, 1979 Denver Nuggets 127 at San Diego Clippers 132 W 3-1 0-3 3-4
October 25, 1979 Milwaukee Bucks 118 at San Diego Clippers 115 L 3-2 0-3 3-5
October 27, 1979 Seattle Supersonics 105 at San Diego Clippers 110 W 4-2 0-3 4-5
October 28, 1979 Kansas City Kings 106 at San Diego Clippers 101 L 4-3 0-3 4-6
October 31, 1979 San Antonio Spurs 130 at San Diego Clippers 123 L 4-4 0-3 4-7
November 2, 1979 Portland Trail Blazers 123 at San Diego Clippers 102 L 4-5 0-3 4-8
November 3, 1979 Utah Jazz 109 at San Diego Clippers 126 W 5-5 0-3 5-8
November 6, 1979 San Diego Clippers 112 at Los Angeles Lakers 127 L 5-5 0-4 5-9
November 7, 1979 San Diego Clippers 114 at Phoenix Suns 102 W 5-5 1-4 6-9
November 9, 1979 San Diego Clippers 92 at Chicago Bulls 107 L 5-5 1-5 6-10
November 10, 1979 San Diego Clippers 104 at Milwaukee Bucks 133 L 5-5 1-6 6-11
November 13, 1979 Los Angeles Lakers 137 at San Diego Clippers 91 L 5-6 1-6 6-12
November 16, 1979 Indiana Pacers 97 at San Diego Clippers 105 W 6-6 1-6 7-12
November 18, 1979 Milwaukee Bucks 96 at San Diego Clippers 112 W 7-6 1-6 8-12
November 20, 1979 Phoenix Suns 110 at San Diego Clippers 117 W 8-6 1-6 9-12
November 21, 1979 San Diego Clippers 84 at Denver Nuggets 105 L 8-6 1-7 9-13
November 23, 1979 Kansas City Kings 107 at San Diego Clippers 91 L 8-7 1-7 9-14
November 27, 1979 Chicago Bulls 103 at San Diego Clippers 128 W 9-7 1-7 10-14
November 28, 1979 San Diego Clippers 114 at Golden State Warriors 108 W 9-7 2-7 11-14
November 30, 1979 San Diego Clippers 101 at Philadelphia 76ers 104 L 9-7 2-8 11-15
December 1, 1979 San Diego Clippers 96 at Atlanta Hawks 106 L 9-7 2-9 11-16
December 4, 1979 San Diego Clippers 112 at Cleveland Cavaliers 115 L 9-7 2-10 11-17
December 6, 1979 Golden State Warriors 103 at San Diego Clippers 105 W 10-7 2-10 12-17
December 7, 1979 San Diego Clippers 116 at Los Angeles Lakers 108 W 10-7 3-10 13-17
December 9, 1979 San Diego Clippers 98 at Portland Trail Blazers 96 W 10-7 4-10 14-17
December 12, 1979 Houston Rockets 118 at San Diego Clippers 107 L 10-8 4-10 14-18
December 14, 1979 Denver Nuggets 108 at San Diego Clippers 112 W 11-8 4-10 15-18
December 16, 1979 Detroit Pistons 126 at San Diego Clippers 133 W 12-8 4-10 16-18
December 18, 1979 San Diego Clippers 96 at Kansas City Kings 110 L 12-8 4-11 16-19
December 20, 1979 New York Knicks 118 at San Diego Clippers 128 W 13-8 4-11 17-19
December 21, 1979 San Diego Clippers 110 at Utah Jazz 98 W 13-8 5-11 18-19
December 23, 1979 Utah Jazz 118 at San Diego Clippers 124 W 14-8 5-11 19-19 OT
December 26, 1979 San Diego Clippers 104 at Seattle Supersonics 124 L 14-8 5-12 19-20
December 27, 1979 Boston Celtics 118 at San Diego Clippers 97 L 14-9 5-12 19-21
December 29, 1979 San Diego Clippers 93 at Washington Bullets 90 W 14-9 6-12 20-21
January 2, 1980 San Diego Clippers 103 at New Jersey Nets 97 W 14-9 7-12 21-21
January 3, 1980 San Diego Clippers 101 at New York Knicks 138 L 14-9 7-13 21-22
January 4, 1980 San Diego Clippers 118 at Chicago Bulls 121 L 14-9 7-14 21-23
January 6, 1980 Seattle Supersonics 103 at San Diego Clippers 105 W 15-9 7-14 22-23
January 8, 1980 San Diego Clippers 124 at Kansas City Kings 116 W 15-9 8-14 23-23
January 9, 1980 San Diego Clippers 111 at Milwaukee Bucks 107 W 15-9 9-14 24-23
January 11, 1980 Golden State Warriors 112 at San Diego Clippers 116 W 16-9 9-14 25-23
January 12, 1980 Utah Jazz 102 at San Diego Clippers 119 W 17-9 9-14 26-23
January 16, 1980 Atlanta Hawks 108 at San Diego Clippers 111 W 18-9 9-14 27-23
January 18, 1980 San Diego Clippers 91 at Golden State Warriors 92 L 18-9 9-15 27-24
January 19, 1980 San Diego Clippers 123 at Phoenix Suns 137 L 18-9 9-16 27-25
January 22, 1980 San Diego Clippers 109 at San Antonio Spurs 129 L 18-9 9-17 27-26
January 23, 1980 San Diego Clippers 110 at Houston Rockets 111 L 18-9 9-18 27-27 2OT
January 25, 1980 San Diego Clippers 117 at Indiana Pacers 139 L 18-9 9-19 27-28
January 27, 1980 San Diego Clippers 108 at Boston Celtics 131 L 18-9 9-20 27-29
January 29, 1980 Phoenix Suns 121 at San Diego Clippers 133 W 19-9 9-20 28-29
February 6, 1980 San Diego Clippers 92 at Golden State Warriors 117 L 19-9 9-21 28-30
February 8, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 104 at San Diego Clippers 118 W 20-9 9-21 29-30
February 9, 1980 San Diego Clippers 104 at Denver Nuggets 123 L 20-9 9-22 29-31
February 13, 1980 Washington Bullets 108 at San Diego Clippers 103 L 20-10 9-22 29-32
February 17, 1980 Kansas City Kings 108 at San Diego Clippers 107 L 20-11 9-22 29-33
February 19, 1980 New Jersey Nets 123 at San Diego Clippers 113 L 20-12 9-22 29-34
February 21, 1980 Philadelphia 76ers 99 at San Diego Clippers 104 W 21-12 9-22 30-34
February 24, 1980 San Diego Clippers 102 at Chicago Bulls 110 L 21-12 9-23 30-35
February 26, 1980 San Diego Clippers 88 at Milwaukee Bucks 122 L 21-12 9-24 30-36
February 27, 1980 San Diego Clippers 129 at Detroit Pistons 113 W 21-12 10-24 31-36
February 29, 1980 San Diego Clippers 93 at Kansas City Kings 98 L 21-12 10-25 31-37 at St Louis, MO
March 2, 1980 Milwaukee Bucks 101 at San Diego Clippers 98 L 21-13 10-25 31-38
March 4, 1980 Cleveland Cavaliers 105 at San Diego Clippers 116 W 22-13 10-25 32-38
March 8, 1980 San Diego Clippers 113 at Utah Jazz 98 W 22-13 11-25 33-38
March 9, 1980 Golden State Warriors 125 at San Diego Clippers 107 L 22-14 11-25 33-39
March 11, 1980 Los Angeles Lakers 123 at San Diego Clippers 106 L 22-15 11-25 33-40
March 13, 1980 Denver Nuggets 102 at San Diego Clippers 116 W 23-15 11-25 34-40
March 15, 1980 Phoenix Suns 109 at San Diego Clippers 120 W 24-15 11-25 35-40
March 16, 1980 San Diego Clippers 107 at Denver Nuggets 127 L 24-15 11-26 35-41
March 18, 1980 Chicago Bulls 115 at San Diego Clippers 101 L 24-16 11-26 35-42
March 21, 1980 San Diego Clippers 104 at Seattle Supersonics 107 L 24-16 11-27 35-43
March 23, 1980 San Diego Clippers 91 at Portland Trail Blazers 98 L 24-16 11-28 35-44
March 27, 1980 Portland Trail Blazers 96 at San Diego Clippers 93 L 24-17 11-28 35-45
March 28, 1980 San Diego Clippers 88 at Los Angeles Lakers 126 L 24-17 11-29 35-46
March 30, 1980 San Diego Clippers 104 at Phoenix Suns 122 L 24-17 11-30 35-47