1978-79 New Jersey Nets Statistics

National Basketball Association (NBA)
Team Record: 37-45
Finishing 3rd in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference
Postseason: 0-2 Lost conference first round
Conference First Round - Lost to Philadelphia 76ers 2-0
Coach: Kevin Loughery (37-45)
Location: Piscataway, New Jersey
1978-79 New Jersey Nets Roster
1978-79 New Jersey Nets Results

The New Jersey Nets of the National Basketball Association ended the 1978-79 season with a record of 37 wins and 45 losses, finishing third in the NBA's Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-2. Kevin Loughery coached the team. The 1978-79 New Jersey Nets 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
Bernard KingF828028591359710619349251418669295118393233261769
John WilliamsonG7465245113676354373735314319625589122332151643
Eddie JordanG8240226096040127421374141215365201402442091015
Eric MoneyG4746143467632518313655701252497410166132786
Winford BoynesG-F69101176595256169133609515575437119117645
Jan Van Breda KolffF-G803919984231961831461082743821808574135235538
George JohnsonC-F787720584832061381052014156168868253178315517
Wilson WashingtonF-C62441139434218104668820629447316798186502
Phil JacksonF-C5911070303144105865911917885452278168374
Tim BassettF-C826150831311613189174244418994429103219321
Ralph SimpsonG-F320527237877148194261681245330222
Harvey CatchingsC-F321659175746147711332043015565190195
Al SkinnerG230334125558272123042492223853182
Bob ElliottC-F1402827341564116405622642634123
Totals816409197557523346400261319041241237036111907853619184523298832


Player Averages:

Player Pos GP GS MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
Bernard KingF828034.952.256.43.15.18.23.61.40.53.94.021.6
John WilliamsonG746533.146.585.40.71.92.63.41.20.23.12.922.2
Eddie JordanG824027.641.877.70.91.72.64.52.50.53.02.512.4
Eric MoneyG474630.548.174.31.21.52.75.31.60.23.52.816.7
Winford BoynesG-F691017.043.078.70.91.42.21.10.60.11.71.79.3
Jan Van Breda KolffF-G803925.046.379.81.43.44.82.31.10.91.72.96.7
George JohnsonC-F787726.442.776.12.65.37.91.10.93.22.34.06.6
Wilson WashingtonF-C624418.450.263.51.43.34.70.80.51.11.63.08.1
Phil JacksonF-C59118.147.581.91.02.03.01.40.80.41.32.86.3
Tim BassettF-C82618.437.167.92.13.05.11.20.50.41.32.73.9
Ralph SimpsonG-F32016.536.767.60.61.31.92.10.40.11.70.96.9
Harvey CatchingsC-F32120.642.377.02.24.26.40.90.51.81.62.86.1
Al SkinnerG23014.544.087.80.51.31.82.11.00.11.72.37.9
Bob ElliottC-F14020.156.273.21.12.94.01.60.40.31.92.48.8
Averages81640924.246.072.91.52.94.42.31.00.82.32.910.8

Postseason - Player Totals:

Player Pos GP Min FGA FGM 3PA 3PM FTA FTM Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
John WilliamsonG2926223161333684014859
Bernard KingF28142212410561174061052
Eddie JordanG283381598691517836638
George JohnsonC-F270211431817252274829
Jan Van Breda KolffF-G28120865119207035921
Tim BassettF-C2175222202000146
Phil JacksonF-C2203122213010014
Ralph SimpsonG-F2105200022200104
Harvey CatchingsC-F2266130538101242
Totals18480202870065414250924419143950215

Postseason Player Averages:

Player Pos GP MPG FG% 3P% FT% Off Def Reb Ast Stl Blk TO PF Pts
John WilliamsonG246.037.181.31.51.53.04.02.00.07.04.029.5
Bernard KingF240.550.041.72.53.05.53.52.00.03.05.026.0
Eddie JordanG241.539.588.93.04.57.58.54.01.53.03.019.0
George JohnsonC-F235.066.733.34.08.512.51.01.03.52.04.014.5
Jan Van Breda KolffF-G240.540.083.35.54.510.03.50.01.52.54.510.5
Tim BassettF-C28.540.0100.01.00.01.00.00.00.00.52.03.0
Phil JacksonF-C210.033.3100.01.00.51.50.00.50.00.00.52.0
Ralph SimpsonG-F25.040.00.01.01.01.00.00.00.50.02.0
Harvey CatchingsC-F213.016.70.02.51.54.00.50.00.51.02.01.0
Averages81626.743.163.12.32.85.12.41.10.82.22.811.9


Schedule

Date Time (ET)
Mon, Nov 18 CLE at NY 7:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 IND at BRK 7:30 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 CHA at TOR 7:30 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 MIL at CHI 8:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 POR at HOU 8:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 SA at DAL 8:30 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 MIN at UTA 9:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 BOS at PHO 9:00 p.m.
Mon, Nov 18 OKC at LAC 10:30 p.m.
Tue, Nov 19 GS at MEM 8:00 p.m.
Tue, Nov 19 POR at NO 8:00 p.m.
Tue, Nov 19 PHO at SAC 10:00 p.m.
Tue, Nov 19 OKC at LAL 10:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 NY at PHI 7:00 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 SA at WAS 7:00 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 ORL at TOR 7:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 CLE at MIA 7:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 GS at DAL 7:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 CHA at BRK 7:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 MIL at ATL 7:30 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 DET at CHI 8:00 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 UTA at MIN 8:00 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 HOU at DEN 9:00 p.m.
Wed, Nov 20 BOS at LAC 10:00 p.m.
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