Template:1977–78 NBA East standings

# Eastern Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 z-Philadelphia 76ers 55 27 .671
2 y-San Antonio Spurs 52 30 .634 3
3 x-Washington Bullets 44 38 .537 11
4 x-Cleveland Cavaliers 43 39 .524 12
5 x-New York Knicks 43 39 .524 12
6 x-Atlanta Hawks 41 41 .500 14
7 New Orleans Jazz 39 43 .476 16
8 Boston Celtics 32 50 .390 23
9 Houston Rockets 28 54 .341 27
10 Buffalo Braves 27 55 .329 28
11 New Jersey Nets 24 58 .293 31


To use the update on any article, insert:

{{1977–78 NBA East standings}}

To highlight the New York Knicks, insert:

{{1977–78 NBA East standings|team=NYK}}

For the other teams, use:

  • Washington Bullets - WSB
  • Boston Celtics - BOS
  • Houston Rockets - HOU
  • Cleveland Cavaliers - CLE
  • Buffalo Braves - BUF
  • Atlanta Hawks - ATL
  • Philadelphia 76ers - PHI
  • New Orleans Jazz - NOJ
  • New Jersey Nets - NJN
  • San Antonio Spurs - SAS