1971-72 Chicago Bulls Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 57-25
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 0-4 Lost conference semifinals
Conference Semifinals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-0
Coach: Dick Motta (57-25)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Attendance: 435,282, Avg. 10,617 in 41 home dates
1971-72 Chicago Bulls Statistics
1971-72 Chicago Bulls Results

The Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association ended the 1971-72 season with a record of 57 wins and 25 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-4.

The Bulls allowed 8,440 points, least in the league. Chicago racked up 9,117 points. Bob Love netted a team-leading 2,037 points for the squad, and Chet Walker scored 18 or more per game, too. Tom Boerwinkle accounted for 897 rebounds. Norm Van Lier dished out 491 assists for the team.

Dick Motta coached the team. The 1971-72 Chicago Bulls lost in the conference semifinals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Tom BoerwinkleCAugust 23, 19457'0"265TennesseeCleveland, OH USA
Jimmy CollinsGNovember 24, 19466'2"175New Mexico StateSyracuse, NY USA
Jackie DinkinsFJanuary 22, 19506'5"210Voorhees
Jim FoxC-FApril 7, 19436'9"220South CarolinaAtlanta, GA USA
Jim KingGFebruary 7, 19416'2"175TulsaTulsa, OK USA
Bob LoveFDecember 8, 19426'8"202SouthernBastrop, LA USA
Kenny McIntoshFJanuary 21, 19496'7"225Eastern MichiganDetroit, MI USA
Charlie PaulkF-CJune 14, 19466'7"211NE Oklahoma StateFitzgerald, GA USA
Howard PorterF-CAugust 31, 19486'8"220VillanovaStuart, FL USA
Clifford RayCJanuary 21, 19496'9"230OklahomaUnion, SC USA
Jerry SloanG-FMarch 28, 19426'5"195EvansvilleMcLeansboro, IL USA
Norm Van LierGApril 1, 19476'1"173St. Francis (PA)East Liverpool, OH USA
Chet WalkerF-GFebruary 22, 19406'6"200BradleyBethlehem, MS USA
Bob WeissGMay 7, 19426'2"180Penn StateEaston, PA USA



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