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1984–85 Seattle SuperSonics season

The 1984–85 NBA season was the SuperSonics' 18th season in the NBA.[1]

1984–85 Seattle SuperSonics season
Head coachLenny Wilkens
General managerLes Habegger
ArenaKingdome
Results
Record31–51 (.378)
PlaceDivision: 4th (Pacific)
Conference: 9th (Western)
Playoff finishDid not qualify

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
TelevisionKIRO-TV
RadioKING
< 1983–84 1985–86 >

It is also their first year without All-Star Gus Williams.

Contents

Draft picksEdit

1984 NBA Draft - Seattle SuperSonics Recap
Pick Player College Pos Ht Wt
28 Cory Blackwell University of Wisconsin F 6'6" 210
39 Danny Young Wake Forest University G 6'3" 175

RosterEdit

Seattle SuperSonics 1984–85 roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. From
SF 30   Blackwell, Cory 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Wisconsin
C 34   Brickowski, Frank 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Pennsylvania State
PF 24   Chambers, Tom 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Utah
C 53   Cooper, Joe 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Howard, Tulsa, Colorado
PG 15   Henderson, Gerald 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Virginia Commonwealth
SF 51   King, Reggie 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Alabama
C 40   McCormick, Tim 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Michigan
PF 21   McCray, Scooter 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Louisville
SG 35   Schweitz, John 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Richmond
C 43   Sikma, Jack 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Illinois Wesleyan
SG 14   Sobers, Ricky 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 198 lb (90 kg) Nevada, Las Vegas
PG 20   Sundvold, Jon 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 170 lb (77 kg) Missouri
SF 23   Vranes, Danny 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Utah
SG 4   Wood, Al 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 193 lb (88 kg) North Carolina
PG 22   Young, Danny (DP) 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Wake Forest
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
  • Dave Harshman
  • Dick Helm

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  •   Injured

Depth chartEdit

Seattle SuperSonics Depth Chart - 1984-85
STARTER 2ND 3RD 4TH
PG Gerald Henderson Jon Sundvold Danny Young
SG Al Wood Ricky Sobers John Schweitz
SF Danny Vranes Reggie King Cory Blackwell
PF Tom Chambers Scooter McCray
C Jack Sikma Tim McCormick Frank Brickowski Joe Cooper

SalariesEdit

Player Salary
Jack Sikma $1,149,000
Reggie King $500,000
Al Wood $450,000
Danny Vranes $392,000
Tom Chambers $374,000
Ricky Sobers $277,000
Jon Sundvold $158,000

Regular seasonEdit

Season standingsEdit

Pacific Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Los Angeles Lakers 62 20 .756 36–5 26–15 18–12
x-Portland Trail Blazers 42 40 .512 20 33–8 15–26 17–13
x-Phoenix Suns 36 46 .439 26 32–9 10–31 14–16
Seattle SuperSonics 31 51 .378 31 31–10 10–31 16–14
Los Angeles Clippers 31 51 .378 31 27–14 10–31 13–17
Golden State Warriors 22 60 .268 40 25–16 5–36 12–18
# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Los Angeles Lakers 62 20 .756
2 y-Denver Nuggets 52 30 .634 10
3 x-Houston Rockets 48 34 .585 14
4 x-Dallas Mavericks 44 38 .537 18
5 x-Portland Trail Blazers 42 40 .512 20
6 x-Utah Jazz 41 41 .500 21
7 x-San Antonio Spurs 41 41 .500 21
8 x-Phoenix Suns 36 46 .439 26
9 Seattle SuperSonics 31 51 .378 31
10 Los Angeles Clippers 31 51 .378 31
11 Kansas City Kings 31 51 .378 31
12 Golden State Warriors 22 60 .268 40


z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Record vs. opponentsEdit

1984-85 NBA Records
Team ATL BOS CHI CLE DAL DEN DET GSW HOU IND KCK LAC LAL MIL NJN NYK PHI PHO POR SAS SEA UTA WAS
Atlanta 1–4 3–3 3–3 0–2 0–2 1–5 2–0 0–2 6–0 0–2 2–0 0–2 2–4 3–3 3–3 0–5 2–0 0–2 0–2 1–1 2–0 3–3
Boston 4–1 4–2 6–0 2–0 1–1 4–2 2–0 2–0 5–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 1–4 5–1 6–0 3–3 2–0 1–1 2–0 1–1 2–0 5–1
Chicago 3–3 2–4 2–4 2–0 1–1 3–3 1–1 0–2 2–4 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–3 2–4 4–2 0–5 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 3–2
Cleveland 3–3 0–6 4–2 1–1 0–2 1–4 1–1 0–2 4–2 2–0 2–0 0–2 1–5 2–3 3–3 4–2 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 3–3
Dallas 2–0 0–2 0–2 1–1 2–4 0–2 4–1 2–4 2–0 5–1 3–2 1–4 1–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 2–3 4–1 4–2 5–0 1–5 1–1
Denver 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 4–2 0–2 5–0 2–4 2–0 4–2 2–3 2–3 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–1 4–1 4–1 3–3 3–2 4–2 2–0
Detroit 5–1 2–4 3–3 4–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–1 6–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 3–3 1–5 3–2 1–5 2–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 3–3
Golden State 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 1–4 0–5 0–2 2–3 0–2 2–3 2–4 1–5 0–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–4 2–4 1–4 3–3 1–4 1–1
Houston 2–0 0–2 2–0 2–0 4–2 4–2 1–1 3–2 1–1 5–1 2–3 1–4 0–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 4–1 3–2 4–2 3–2 3–3 0–2
Indiana 0–6 1–5 4–2 2–4 0–2 0–2 0–6 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 1–5 2–3 2–4 1–5 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 2–0 1–4
Kansas City 2–0 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–5 2–4 1–1 3–2 1–5 1–1 3–2 0–5 0–2 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–3 3–2 2–4 3–2 2–4 1–1
L.A. Clippers 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 2–3 3–2 1–1 4–2 3–2 2–0 2–3 0–6 0–2 0–2 1–1 0–2 4–2 1–5 2–3 2–4 3–2 1–1
L.A. Lakers 2–0 1–1 1–1 2–0 4–1 3–2 1–1 5–1 4–1 1–1 5–0 6–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 5–1 5–1 3–2 3–3 4–1 1–1
Milwaukee 4–2 4–1 3–3 5–1 1–1 1–1 3–3 2–0 2–0 5–1 2–0 2–0 1–1 3–3 5–0 3–3 1–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 2–0 4–2
New Jersey 3–3 1–5 4–2 3–2 1–1 0–2 5–1 1–1 1–1 3–2 0–2 2–0 0–2 3–3 6–0 2–4 1–1 0–2 0–2 2–0 0–2 4–2
New York 3–3 0–6 2–4 3–3 0–2 1–1 2–3 1–1 0–2 4–2 1–1 1–1 0–2 0–5 0–6 2–4 0–2 0–2 1–1 2–0 1–1 0–6
Philadelphia 5–0 3–3 5–0 2–4 1–1 1–1 5–1 2–0 1–1 5–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 3–3 4–2 4–2 2–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 2–0 4–2
Phoenix 0–2 0–2 1–1 1–1 3–2 1–4 0–2 4–2 1–4 2–0 3–2 2–4 1–5 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 3–3 1–4 5–1 3–2 1–1
Portland 2–0 1–1 1–1 1–1 1–4 1–4 1–1 4–2 2–3 2–0 2–3 5–1 1–5 0–2 2–0 2–0 0–2 3–3 3–2 4–2 3–2 1–1
San Antonio 2–0 0–2 1–1 1–1 2–4 3–3 1–1 4–1 2–4 1–1 4–2 3–2 2–3 0–2 2–0 1–1 1–1 4–1 2–3 4–1 1–5 0–2
Seattle 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–1 0–5 2–3 1–1 3–3 2–3 2–0 2–3 4–2 3–3 0–2 0–2 0–2 0–2 1–5 2–4 1–4 3–2 2–0
Utah 0–2 0–2 2–0 1–1 5–1 2–4 2–0 4–1 3–3 0–2 4–2 2–3 1–4 0–2 2–0 1–1 0–2 2–3 2–3 5–1 2–3 1–1
Washington 3–3 1–5 2–3 3–3 1–1 0–2 3–3 1–1 2–0 4–1 1–1 1–1 1–1 2–4 2–4 6–0 2–4 1–1 1–1 2–0 0–2 1–1

Game logEdit

1984–85 game log
1984–85 season schedule
  • Green background indicates win.
  • Red background indicates loss.

Player statsEdit

Note: GP= Games played; FG= Field Goals; FT= Free Throws; FTA = Free Throws Attempted; AST = Assists; PTS = Points

Player GP FG FT FTA AST PTS
Tom Chambers 81 629 475 571 209 1739
Jack Sikma 68 461 335 393 285 1259
Al Wood 80 515 166 214 236 1203
Gerald Henderson 79 427 199 255 559 1062
Tim McCormick 78 269 188 263 78 726
Ricky Sobers 71 280 132 162 252 700
Danny Vranes 76 186 67 127 152 440
Jon Sundvold 73 170 48 59 206 400
Frank Brickowski 78 150 85 127 100 385
Cory Blackwell 60 87 28 55 26 202
Reggie King 60 63 41 59 53 167
John Schweitz 19 25 7 10 18 57
Joe Cooper 3 7 3 6 2 17
Scooter McCray 6 6 3 4 7 15
Danny Young 3 2 0 0 2 4

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Awards and recordsEdit

1985 NBA All-Star Game selections (game played on February 10, 1985)


Non All-Star Awards and records

TransactionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

See alsoEdit