1987-88 Detroit Pistons Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 54-28
Finishing 1st in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 14-9 Lost finals
Conference First Round - Defeated Washington Bullets 3-2
Conference Semifinals - Defeated Chicago Bulls 4-1
Conference Finals - Defeated Boston Celtics 4-2
Finals - Lost to Los Angeles Lakers 4-3
Coach: Chuck Daly (54-28)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Attendance: 1,066,505, Avg. 26,012 in 41 home dates
1987-88 Detroit Pistons Roster
1987-88 Detroit Pistons Results

The Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association ended the 1987-88 season with a record of 54 wins and 28 losses, finishing first in the NBA's Central Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 14-9.

Detroit racked up 8,957 points and surrendered 8,533. Isiah Thomas tossed in a team-best 1,577 points for the Pistons, and Adrian Dantley scored 17 or more per game also. Bill Laimbeer contributed 832 boards. Isiah Thomas dished out 678 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Isiah Thomas added 141 steals, while John Salley blocked 137 shots.

Chuck Daly coached the team. The 1987-88 Detroit Pistons lost in the finals.

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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
Isiah ThomasG818129271341621973039430564214278678141172732171577
Adrian DantleyF-G69502144863444205724928414322717139101351441380
Joe DumarsG828227329604531943082516313720038787151721551161
Bill LaimbeerC82822897923455391321418716566783219966781362841110
Vinnie JohnsonG82119359594252452171479014123126758181521641002
Dennis RodmanF823221477093981752841523183977151107545156273953
Rick MahornC-F6764196348127621217164159406565604342119262717
John SalleyF-C821620034562580026118516623640211353137120294701
James EdwardsC-F262328101480061452255775252257141
William BedfordC3802981014400231327386548171947101
Ralph LewisG500310872710482917345114134193683
Chuck NevittC1706321700634141801521217
Ron MooreF-C902513400422021203810
Darryl DawkinsC207210032000101344
Walker RussellG101101000000100000
Totals770410197807018346120258261219771181248236632011588394133119578957


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Isiah ThomasG818136.146.330.977.40.82.63.48.41.70.23.42.719.5
Adrian DantleyF-G695031.151.40.086.01.22.13.32.50.60.12.02.120.0
Joe DumarsG828233.347.221.181.50.81.72.44.71.10.22.11.914.2
Bill LaimbeerC828235.349.333.387.42.08.110.12.40.81.01.73.513.5
Vinnie JohnsonG82123.644.320.867.71.11.72.83.30.70.21.92.012.2
Dennis RodmanF823226.256.129.453.53.94.88.71.30.90.51.93.311.6
Rick MahornC-F676429.357.450.075.62.46.18.40.90.60.61.83.910.7
John SalleyF-C821624.456.670.92.02.94.91.40.61.71.53.68.5
James EdwardsC-F26212.647.573.80.82.13.00.20.10.20.82.25.4
William BedfordC3807.843.656.50.71.01.70.10.20.40.51.22.7
Ralph LewisG5006.231.00.060.40.30.71.00.30.30.10.40.71.7
Chuck NevittC1703.733.350.00.20.81.10.00.10.30.10.71.0
Ron MooreF-C902.830.850.00.20.00.20.10.20.00.30.91.1
Darryl DawkinsC203.550.066.70.00.00.00.50.00.51.52.02.0
Walker RussellG101.00.00.00.00.00.01.00.00.00.00.00.0
Averages77041025.749.328.775.71.53.24.82.60.80.51.72.511.6

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Isiah ThomasG23911419183441315112526811072016688571504
Adrian DantleyF-G23804292153201781403770107461915150446
Joe DumarsG238042471136263561832501121324050284
Bill LaimbeerC237792501141754540431782214418193077273
Vinnie JohnsonG23477239101715033354075431742148236
Dennis RodmanF234741367120542251851362114143187164
John SalleyF-C236231045610694964911552115372388161
James EdwardsC-F2230811056104127234568112101055139
Rick MahornC-F23409903100191319708913510166475
Walker RussellG710520022000110116
Ralph LewisG1017621000358100024
Chuck NevittC34210000213000112
Totals22656201900883812167250732169810195141701053095942294

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Isiah ThomasG2339.643.729.582.81.13.54.78.72.90.33.73.121.9
Adrian DantleyF-G2335.052.40.078.71.63.04.72.00.80.02.22.219.4
Joe DumarsG2335.045.733.388.90.81.42.24.90.60.11.72.212.3
Bill LaimbeerC2333.945.629.488.91.97.79.61.90.80.81.33.311.9
Vinnie JohnsonG2320.742.314.366.01.51.73.31.90.70.20.92.110.3
Dennis RodmanF2320.652.20.040.72.23.75.90.90.60.61.33.87.1
John SalleyF-C2327.153.80.071.02.84.06.70.90.71.61.03.87.0
James EdwardsC-F2214.050.90.065.91.02.03.10.50.10.50.52.56.3
Rick MahornC-F2317.834.468.40.83.03.90.60.20.40.72.83.3
Walker RussellG71.440.0100.00.00.00.00.10.10.00.10.10.9
Ralph LewisG101.733.30.00.30.50.80.10.00.00.00.20.4
Chuck NevittC31.350.00.70.31.00.00.00.00.30.30.7
Averages77024.946.525.975.41.43.14.52.30.80.51.42.610.2


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