1976-77 Chicago Bulls Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 44-38
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 1-2 Lost conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Portland Trail Blazers 2-1
Coach: Ed Badger (44-38)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Attendance: 476,636, Avg. 11,625 in 41 home dates
1976-77 Chicago Bulls Statistics
1976-77 Chicago Bulls Results

The Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association ended the 1976-77 season with a record of 44 wins and 38 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Bulls led the circuit with just 8,037 points allowed. Chicago scored 8,111 points. Artis Gilmore netted a team-leading 1,527 points for the team, and Mickey Johnson contributed 16 or more per game also. Artis Gilmore accounted for 1,070 rebounds. Norm Van Lier dished out 636 assists for the squad.

On defense, Wilbur Holland added 169 steals, while Artis Gilmore blocked 203 shots.

Ed Badger coached the team. The 1976-77 Chicago Bulls lost in the conference first round.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Tom BoerwinkleCAugust 23, 19457'0"265TennesseeCleveland, OH USA
Eric FernstenC-FNovember 1, 19536'9"205San FranciscoOakland, CA USA
Artis GilmoreCSeptember 21, 19487'2"240JacksonvilleChipley, FL USA
Phil HicksFJanuary 31, 19536'7"205TulaneChicago, IL USA
Wilbur HollandGNovember 8, 19516'0"175New OrleansColumbus, GA USA
Mickey JohnsonFAugust 31, 19526'10"190AuroraChicago, IL USA
Tom KroppGFebruary 12, 19536'3"205Kearney StateGrand Island, NE USA
John LaskowskiGJune 7, 19536'5"185IndianaSouth Bend, IN USA
Bob LoveFDecember 8, 19426'8"202SouthernBastrop, LA USA
Jack MarinF-GOctober 12, 19446'6"200DukeSharon, PA USA
Scott MayFMarch 19, 19546'6"215IndianaSandusky, OH USA
Paul McCrackenGSeptember 11, 19506'4"180Cal. St.-NorthridgeNew York, NY USA
John MengeltGOctober 16, 19496'2"195AuburnLacrosse, WI USA
Cliff PondexterF-CSeptember 15, 19546'9"233Long Beach StateFresno, CA USA
Willie SmithGOctober 26, 19536'2"170MissouriLas Vegas, NV USA
Keith StarrG-FMarch 14, 19546'6"190PittsburghSewickley, PA USA
Norm Van LierGApril 1, 19476'1"173St. Francis (PA)East Liverpool, OH USA


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