1984-85 Denver Nuggets Roster

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 52-30
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 8-7 Lost conference finals
Conference First Round - Defeated San Antonio Spurs 3-2
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Utah Jazz 4-1
Conference Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-1
Coach: Doug Moe (52-30)
Location: Denver, Colorado
Attendance: 448,464, Avg. 10,938 in 41 home dates
1984-85 Denver Nuggets Statistics
1984-85 Denver Nuggets Results

The Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1984-85 season with a record of 52 wins and 30 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 8-7.

The Nuggets led the league with 9,841 points. Denver allowed 9,641 points. Alex English tossed in a team-best 2,262 points for the squad, while Calvin Natt scored 19 or more per game, too. Wayne Cooper contributed 631 boards. Fat Lever dished out 613 assists for the team.

Defensively, Fat Lever added 202 thefts, and Wayne Cooper blocked 197 shots.

Doug Moe coached the team. The 1984-85 Denver Nuggets lost in the conference finals.

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Player Pos. Birth Date Height Weight College Hometown
Wayne CooperC-FNovember 16, 19566'10"220New OrleansMilan, GA USA
T.R. DunnG-FFebruary 1, 19556'4"192AlabamaBirmingham, AL USA
Alex EnglishFJanuary 5, 19546'7"190South CarolinaColumbia, SC USA
Mike EvansGApril 19, 19556'1"170Kansas StateGoldsboro, NC USA
Bill HanzlikG-FDecember 6, 19576'7"185Notre DameMiddletown, OH USA
Dan IsselC-FOctober 25, 19486'8"235KentuckyBatavia, IL USA
Joe KopickiFJune 12, 19606'9"240DetroitWarren, MI USA
Fat LeverGAugust 18, 19606'3"170Arizona StatePine Bluff, AR USA
Calvin NattFJanuary 8, 19576'6"220Northeast LouisianaMonroe, LA USA
Danny SchayesC-FMay 10, 19596'11"235SyracuseSyracuse, NY USA
Elston TurnerG-FJune 10, 19596'5"190MississippiKnoxville, TN USA
Willie WhiteGAugust 20, 19626'3"195Tennessee-ChattanoogaMemphis, TN USA