1981-82 Houston Rockets Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 46-36
Finishing 2nd in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference
Postseason: 1-2 Lost conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Seattle Supersonics 2-1
Coach: Del Harris (46-36)
Location: Houston, Texas
Attendance: 480,128, Avg. 11,710 in 41 home dates
1981-82 Houston Rockets Roster
1981-82 Houston Rockets Results

The Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1981-82 season with a record of 46 wins and 36 losses, finishing second in the NBA's Midwest Division of the Western Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 1-2.

The Rockets scored 8,680 points and surrendered 8,683. Moses Malone tossed in a team-best 2,520 points for Houston and contributed 1,188 rebounds. Allen Leavell dished out 457 assists for the squad.

Defensively, Allen Leavell added 150 steals, while Moses Malone blocked 125 shots.

Del Harris coached the team. The 1981-82 Houston Rockets lost in the conference first round.

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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
Moses MaloneC-F818133981822945608276305586301188142761252942082520
Elvin HayesF-C82823032110051950422280267480747144621042082871318
Robert ReidF-G77752913958437101214160175336511314115481572971035
Allen LeavellG796121507933703191351154911916845715015153182864
Calvin MurphyG640120464827716111010020416116343182142655
Bill WilloughbyF-C6942147546424073775610715726475315978146539
Mike DunleavyG70151315450206863310675248010422745380161520
Tom HendersonG752317214031832015010533105138306557105120471
Major JonesF6067462131133077428012220225202950100268
Calvin GarrettF51228582421051032617276794763263894230
Billy PaultzC-F65380722689006534541261804115224599212
Jawann OldhamC22012436130014871724321062834
Larry SpriggsF403711700202464204714

Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Moses MaloneC-F818142.
Elvin HayesF-C828237.
Robert ReidF-G777537.845.610.
Allen LeavellG796127.246.729.
Calvin MurphyG64018.842.76.390.
Bill WilloughbyF-C694221.451.742.972.
Mike DunleavyG701518.845.838.470.
Tom HendersonG752322.945.
Major JonesF60612.453.
Calvin GarrettF512216.843.430.
Billy PaultzC-F65312.439.452.
Jawann OldhamC2205.636.
Larry SpriggsF409.363.

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Moses MaloneC-F313667290151428235110226872
Elvin HayesF-C31245017015872330321061242
Allen LeavellG393472012214510315942
Robert ReidF-G311531150549172695201034
Mike DunleavyG3662294650339201723
Calvin MurphyG3572253872134104717
Tom HendersonG3681650445389004514
Billy PaultzC-F33493031224102147
Larry SpriggsF2943010011200036
Bill WilloughbyF-C21721022246100114
Calvin GarrettF1110100000000000

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Moses MaloneC-F345.343.393.39.37.717.
Elvin HayesF-C341.334.
Allen LeavellG331.042.60.0100.
Robert ReidF-G338.348.480.
Mike DunleavyG322.
Calvin MurphyG319.
Tom HendersonG322.731.3100.
Billy PaultzC-F311.333.333.
Larry SpriggsF24.575.
Bill WilloughbyF-C28.550.0100.
Calvin GarrettF11.


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