1982–83 San Antonio Spurs season

The 1982–83 NBA season was the Spurs' seventh season in the NBA and 16th season as a franchise.

Draft picks

Roster

Roster listing
San Antonio Spurs roster
PlayersCoaches
Pos.No.NameHeightWeightDOB (YYYY-MM-DD)From
F20United StatesBanks, Gene6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)215 lb (98 kg)Duke
G10United StatesDunleavy, Mike6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)180 lb (82 kg)South Carolina
G/F44United StatesGervin, George6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)180 lb (82 kg)Eastern Michigan
C53United StatesGilmore, Artis7 ft 2 in (2.18 m)240 lb (109 kg)Jacksonville
F/C30United StatesGriffin, Paul6 ft 9 in (2.06 m)205 lb (93 kg)Western Michigan
PF42United StatesJones, Edgar6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)225 lb (102 kg)Nevada
SF34United StatesMitchell, Mike6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)215 lb (98 kg)Auburn
PG00United StatesMoore, Johnny6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)175 lb (79 kg)Texas
F/C5United StatesPaultz, Billy6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)235 lb (107 kg)St. John's
G/F21United StatesPhegley, Roger6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)205 lb (93 kg)Bradley
SF15United StatesRains, Ed6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)190 lb (86 kg)South Alabama
G1United StatesRobinson, Oliver6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)180 lb (82 kg)Alabama–Birmingham
SF35United StatesSanders, Mike6 ft 6 in (1.98 m)210 lb (95 kg)UCLA
PG9United StatesSmith, Robert5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)165 lb (75 kg)UNLV
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Regular season

Season standings


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

Record vs. opponents

Game log

Regular season

1982–83 game log
Total: 53–29 (Home: 31–10; Road: 22–19)
1982–83 schedule

Playoffs

1983 playoff game log
1983 schedule

Playoffs

West First Round

The Spurs had a first round bye.

West Conference Semifinals

(2) San Antonio Spurs vs. (6) Denver Nuggets: Spurs win series 4–1

West Conference Finals

(1) Los Angeles Lakers vs. (2) San Antonio Spurs: Lakers win series 4–2

  • Game 1 @ The Forum, Los Angeles: Los Angeles 119, San Antonio 107
  • Game 2 @ The Forum, Los Angeles: San Antonio 122, Los Angeles 113
  • Game 3 @ HemisFair Arena, San Antonio: Los Angeles 113, San Antonio 100
  • Game 4 @ HemisFair Arena, San Antonio: Los Angeles 129, San Antonio 121
  • Game 5 @ The Forum, Los Angeles: San Antonio 117, Los Angeles 112
  • Game 6 @ HemisFair Arena, San Antonio: Los Angeles 101, San Antonio 100

Player statistics

Legend
  GPGames played  GS Games started MPG Minutes per game
 FG% Field-goal percentage 3P% 3-point field-goal percentage FT% Free-throw percentage
 RPG Rebounds per game APG Assists per game SPG Steals per game
 BPG Blocks per game PPG Points per game

Season

Playoffs

Awards and records

Transactions

See also

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