1978-79 Atlanta Hawks Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 46-36
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 5-4 Lost conference semifinals
Conference First Round - Defeated Houston Rockets 2-0
Conference Semifinals - Lost to Washington Bullets 4-3
Coach: Hubie Brown (46-36)
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Attendance: 329,064, Avg. 8,026 in 41 home dates
1978-79 Atlanta Hawks Roster
1978-79 Atlanta Hawks Results

The Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association ended the 1978-79 season with a record of 46 wins and 36 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 5-4.

The Hawks scored 8,950 points and gave up 8,779. John Drew netted a team-leading 1,795 points for Atlanta, and Dan Roundfield accounted for 865 rebounds. Armond Hill dished out 480 assists for the squad.

On defense, John Drew added 128 thefts, while Tree Rollins blocked 254 shots.

Hubie Brown coached the team. The 1978-79 Atlanta Hawks lost in the conference semifinals.

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Player Totals:

Player Pos GP GS Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
John DrewF-G79024101375650677495225297522119128162113321795
Eddie JohnsonG780241398250129224365105170360121112132411245
Dan RoundfieldF-C8002539916462420300326539865131871762093581224
Steve HawesC-F81022057563721321081904015911847947145264852
Armond HillG82025276822962882464112316448010216202292838
Tree RollinsC8145190055529714189219369588494625487328683
Tom McMillenF-C820139249823211910613120133269153287211570
Jack GivensF-G74013475642341351029811621483721775121570
Butch LeeG490997313144117881148591695619688376
Terry FurlowG-F29057623511370603239718118134742286
Charlie CrissG54087928910986671941601384137970285
Rick WilsonG610589197814424205676723084166186
Keith HerronG-F1408148141312461036251140

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
John DrewF-G79030.547.373.
Eddie JohnsonG78030.951.
Dan RoundfieldF-C80031.750.471.44.16.710.
Steve HawesC-F81027.
Armond HillG82030.843.485.
Tree RollinsC814523.553.563.
Tom McMillenF-C82017.046.689.
Jack GivensF-G74018.241.575.
Butch LeeG49020.346.
Terry FurlowG-F29019.948.
Charlie CrissG54016.337.777.
Rick WilsonG6109.741.
Keith HerronG-F1405.829.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Dan RoundfieldF-C93381336145364462106258232344158
Eddie JohnsonG92621286525188152345421922148
John DrewF-G92751315546352040607941636145
Terry FurlowG-F924411355282611213229721215136
Steve HawesC-F92438140129273663298353389
Armond HillG926771291282151750121233366
Tom McMillenF-C91634620191614203472182156
Tree RollinsC921251211391952715324142951
Charlie CrissG999291210923516303533
Jack GivensF-G981301033714213125923
Rick WilsonG110000000000000

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Dan RoundfieldF-C937.645.980.04.96.911.
Eddie JohnsonG929.150.872.
John DrewF-G930.642.
Terry FurlowG-F927.148.792.
Steve HawesC-F927.049.475.
Armond HillG929.740.866.
Tom McMillenF-C918.143.584.
Tree RollinsC923.641.
Charlie CrissG911.041.490.
Jack GivensF-G99.033.3100.
Rick WilsonG11.


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