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Every Time They Met

Dec. 14, 1992
Dec. 14, 1992

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Every Time They Met

Here, for posterity, are the box scores of each of the 38 games in which Bird and Magic took the floor against each other

March 26, 1979

This is an article from the Dec. 14, 1992 issue

Michigan State 75 Indiana State 64

MICHIGAN STATE: Brkovich 1-2 3-7 5, Kelser 7-13 5-6 19, Charles 3-3 1-2 7, Donnelly 5-5 5-6 15, Johnson 8-15 8-10 24, Vincent 2-5 1-2 5. TOTALS: 26-43 23-33 75.

INDIANA STATE: Miley 0-0 0-1 0, Gilbert 2-3 0-4 4, Bird 7-21 5-8 19, Nicks 7-14 3-6 17, Reed 4-9 0-0 8, Heaton 4-14 2-2 10, Staley 2-2 0-1 4, Nemcek 1-1 0-6 2. TOTALS: 27-64 10-22 64.

Michigan State 37 38: 75
Indiana State 28 36: 64

Rebounds: Johnson 7, Bird 13.
Assists: Johnson 5, Bird 2.

Dec. 28, 1979

Boston 105 at Los Angeles 123

BOSTON: Bird 7-15 2-3 16, Maxwell 6-12 7-9 19, Cowens 2-11 0-0 4, Archibald 4-13 6-7 14, Ford 7-12 2-4 18, Carr 8-14 0-0 16, Robey 3-9 0-2 6, Henderson 4-7 0-0 8, Chaney 1-2 0-0 2, Judkins 0-3 2-2 2. TOTALS: 42-98 19-27 105.

LOS ANGELES: Chones 6-8 4-6 16, Wilkes 11-21 0-0 22, Abdul-Jabbar 4-9 7-8 15, Johnson 7-14 9-10 23, Nixon 7-13 3-4 17, Cooper 4-7 0-0 8, Haywood 6-11 4-6 16, Ford 3-3 0-0 6, Mack 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 48-87 27-34 123.

Boston 25 27 25 28: 105
L.A. 30 31 28 34: 123

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 4.
Assists: Johnson 6, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

Jan. 13, 1980

Los Angeles 100 at Boston 98

LOS ANGELES: Haywood 4-13 2-2 10, Wilkes 10-18 1-1 21, Abdul-Jabbar 14-29 5-7 33, Nixon 2-9 7-8 11, Johnson 0-2 1-2 1, Chones 7-10 1-1 15, Cooper 4-6 1-1 9. TOTALS: 41-87 18-22 100.

BOSTON: Maxwell 5-9 3-4 13, Bird 7-10 0-0 14, Cowens 11-21 0-0 22, Archibald 4-10 5-10 13, Ford 5-16 0-0 11, Chaney 1-3 0-0 2, Carr 3-5 2-5 8, Henderson 3-7 2-2 8, Robey 3-8 1-2 7. TOTALS: 42-90 13-23 98.

L.A. 21 30 26 23: 100
Boston 34 28 12 24: 98

Rebounds: Johnson 3, Bird 1.
Assists: Johnson 2, Bird 1.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-1.

Feb. 14, 1982

Boston 108 at Los Angeles 103

BOSTON: Bird 4-11 4-5 12, Maxwell 10-16 7-8 27, Parish 10-17 2-4 22, Archibald 5-13 6-8 17, Ford 1-4 0-0 2, McHale 2-4 2-2 6, Henderson 3-9 1-2 7. Robey 3-4 0-3 6, Carr 4-6 1-2 9. TOTALS: 42-84 23-34 108.

LOS ANGELES: Johnson 6-11 7-9 19, Wilkes 11-21 3-4 25. Abdul-Jabbar 7-16 7-10 21, Cooper 4-13 1-1 9, Nixon 3-11 0-6 6, Jordan 7-9 0-0 14, McAdoo 3-11 3-4 9. TOTALS: 41-93 21-28 103.

Boston 24 28 22 34: 108
L.A. 25 32 22 24: 103

Rebounds: Johnson 10, Bird 9.
Assists: Johnson 8, Bird 9.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

Jan. 30, 1983

Los Angeles 95 at Boston 110

LOA ANGELES: Rambis 1-5 4-5 6, Wilkes 9-19 2-3 20, Abdul-Jabbar 12-22 3-3 27, Nixon 3-7 0-0 6, Johnson 5-10 4-4 14, Cooper 2-6 2-3 6, Worthy 3-8 1-2 7, McAdoo 4-11 1-2 9. TOTALS: 39-88 17-22 95.

BOSTON: McHale 8-19 0-0 16, Bird 9-22 3-3 21, Parish 11-18 2-4 24, Buckner 2-6 0-0 4, Ainge 6-13 0-0 12, Archibald 3-8 1-2 7, Maxwell 6-8 4-5 16, Henderson 2-7 0-0 4, Carr 3-5 0-0 6. TOTALS: 50-106 10-14 110.

L.A. 26 24 27 18: 95
Boston 24 36 32 18: 110

Rebounds: Johnson 9, Bird 13.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 8.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

Feb. 23, 1983

Boston 113 at Los Angeles 104

BOSTON: Bird 13-23 4-6 32, Maxwell 10-16 10-13 30, Parish 7-13 2-4 16, Ainge 1-9 0-0 2, Archibald 5-13 2-4 12, McHale 3-7 0-0 6, Henderson 4-4 0-0 8, Buckner 1-6 0-0 2, Carr 1-2 1-2 3, Wedman 0-0 2-2 2. TOTALS: 45-93 21-31 113.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 1-3 1-1 3, Wilkes 8-19 1-2 17, Abdul-Jabbar 7-18 0-0 14, Johnson 9-21 2-3 20, Nixon 7-14 2-2 16, Worthy 8-12 4-7 20, Cooper 4-10 1-1 9, Jones 2-3 1-2 5. TOTALS: 46-100 12-18 104.

Boston 28 30 32 23: 113
L.A. 27 31 29 17: 104

Rebounds: Johnson 13, Bird 17.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 9.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 2-3.

Feb. 8, 1984

Los Angeles 111 at Boston 109

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 7-13 3-3 17, Wilkes 11-18 3-4 25, Abdul-Jabbar 12-19 3-3 27, Scott 3-6 0-0 6, Johnson 9-13 2-2 20, Cooper 1-2 0-0 2, Rambis 0-4 2-2 2, McAdoo 6-10 0-0 12. TOTALS: 49-91 13-14 111.

BOSTON: Maxwell 2-8 4-4 8, Bird 12-19 5-5 29, Parish 8-18 1-1 17, Johnson 5-16 1-2 11, Henderson 7-12 1-1 15, Ainge 3-13 0-0 6, McHale 9-15 3-3 21, Carr 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 47-103 15-16 109.

L.A. 30 31 27 23: 111
Boston 29 30 26 24: 109

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 11.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

Feb. 24, 1984

Boston 108 at Los Angeles 116

BOSTON: Bird 6-12 2-2 14, Maxwell 7-14 3-3 17, Parish 8-19 1-1 17, Henderson 5-10 3-3 13, Johnson 4-18 3-3 11, Ainge 0-2 0-0 0, Buckner 1-2 0-1 2, McHale 11-19 4-4 26, Wedman 4-8 0-0 8. TOTALS: 46-104 16-17 108.

LOS ANGELES: Cooper 7-16 5-6 20, Rambis 1-2 3-4 5, Abdul-Jabbar 11-18 9-10 31, Johnson 4-11 1-2 9, Scott 7-18 0-0 14, Worthy 11-15 5-5 27, McGee 4-10 2-2 10, Garrett 0-2 0-0 0, Nater 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 45-93 25-29 116.

Boston 26 24 37 21: 108
L.A. 23 30 31 32: 116

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 11.
Assists: Johnson 18, Bird 5.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

May 27, 1984

Los Angeles 115 at Boston 109

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 3-3 1-1 7, Worthy 8-16 4-4 20, Abdul-Jabbar 12-17 8-9 32, Cooper 4-11 2-2 11, Johnson 7-11 4-4 18, Scott 5-7 4-4 14, McAdoo 2-12 3-4 7, Nater 1-2 1-2 3, Wilkes 1-4 1-2 3. TOTALS: 43-83 28-32 115.

BOSTON: Maxwell 3-8 0-0 6, Bird 7-17 9-11 24, Parish 6-13 1-4 13, Johnson 7-20 9-11 23, Henderson 5-12 2-2 12, McHale 10-16 5-6 25, Buckner 0-3 0-0 0, Ainge 0-0 0-0 0, Kite 0-0 0-0 0, Wedman 3-5 0-0 6. TOTALS: 41-94 26-24 109.

L.A. 34 31 27 23: 115
Boston 22 30 36 21: 109

Rebounds: Johnson 6, Bird 14.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 5.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 1-1.

May 31, 1984

Los Angeles 121 at Boston 124

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 0-1 0-0 0. Worthy 11-12 7-9 29, Abdul-Jabbar 9-22 2-4 20, Cooper 4-13 1-2 9, Johnson 10-14 7-7 27, McAdoo 6-9 4-6 16, Scott 2-3 1-3 5, Nater 1-2 0-0 2, Wilkes 5-8 3-4 13. TOTALS: 48-84 25-35 121.

BOSTON: Maxwell 3-7 10-10 16, Bird 8-22 11-15 27, Parish 9-14 0-4 18, Johnson 4-10 2-2 10, Henderson 7-14 2-3 16, Buckner 0-1 2-4 2, McHale 3-8 7-10 13, Ainge 6-10 0-0 12, Wedman 5-12 0-0 10. TOTALS: 45-98 34-48 124.

L.A. 26 33 28 26 8: 121
Boston 36 25 29 23 11: 124

Rebounds: Johnson 10, Bird 13.
Assists: Johnson 9, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

June 3, 1984

Boston 104 at Los Angeles 137

BOSTON: Bird 9-16 12-15 30, Maxwell 3-6 3-4 9, Parish 3-9 3-4 9, Henderson 4-9 2-4 10, Johnson 2-8 0-1 4, McHale 5-13 2-3 12, Wedman 7-18 0-0 16, Buckner 3-5 0-0 6, Ainge 1-5 0-0 2, Carr 1-5 0-0 2, Kite 0-2 0-0 0, Clark 2-5 0-0 4. TOTALS: 40-101 22-31 104.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 7-7 3-5 17, Worthy 6-11 1-3 13, Abdul-Jabbar 9-19 6-9 24, Cooper 6-13 5-5 17, Johnson 4-6 6-10 14, McAdoo 8-16 5-7 21, Wilkes 2-6 2-2 6, Scott 1-2 0-0 2, Nater 3-6 0-0 6, McGee 6-15 3-3 15, Kupchak 0-0 0-0 0, Spriggs 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 53-103 31-44 137.

Boston 26 20 33 25: 104
L.A. 29 28 47 33: 137

Rebounds: Johnson 11, Bird 7.
Assists: Johnson 21, Bird 2.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

June 6, 1984

Boston 129 at Los Angeles 125

BOSTON: Bird 9-24 10-10 29, Maxwell 3-6 5-7 11, Parish 11-23 3-3 25, Henderson 5-10 3-5 13, Johnson 9-23 4-4 22, Wedman 2-2 0-0 5, McHale 3-13 3-4 9, Buckner 0-0 0-0 0, Ainge 4-7 1-2 9, Carr 2-3 2-2 6. TOTALS: 48-111 31-37 129.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 4-5 1-4 9, Worthy 14-17 2-3 30. Abdul-Jabbar 12-25 8-11 32, Cooper 4-8 2-4 10, Johnson 8-12 4-7 20, McAdoo 5-10 3-4 13, Nater 1-4 5-6 7, Wilkes 1-1 0-0 2, Scott 1-3 0-0 2. TOTALS: 50-85 25-39 125.

Boston 32 26 30 25 16: 129
L.A. 33 35 22 23 12: 125

Rebounds: Johnson 11, Bird 21.
Assists: Johnson 17, Bird 2.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-3.

June 8, 1984

Los Angeles 103 at Boston 121

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 1-2 0-0 2, Worthy 10-17 2-5 22, Abdul-Jabbar 7-25 5-6 19, Cooper 3-5 0-0 8, Johnson 3-9 4-6 10, Wilkes 1-3 0-0 2, McAdoo 7-12 4-8 18, McGee 3-8 2-4 8. Nater 1-3 4-4 6, Scott 2-6 0-0 4, Spriggs 1-1 0-0 2, Kupchak 0-0 2-2 2. TOTALS: 39-91 23-35 103.

BOSTON: Maxwell 2-4 9-9 13, Bird 15-20 2-4 34, Parish 5-12 3-4 13, Johnson 10-20 2-3 22, Henderson 2-9 0-0 4, McHale 5-8 9-10 19, Ainge 2-4 0-2 5, Buckner 2-7 0-0 4, Carr 1-1 3-4 5, Kite 1-2 0-0 2, Clark 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 45-87 28-36 121.

L.A. 26 27 24 26: 103
Boston 26 29 33 33: 121

Rebounds: Johnson 5, Bird 17.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 2.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 2-2.

June 10, 1984

Boston 108 at Los Angeles 119

BOSTON: Bird 8-11 12-13 28, Maxwell 3-7 6-8 12, Parish 6-13 4-6 16, Henderson 10-17 2-2 22, Johnson 8-20 3-4 20, McHale 3-9 0-0 6, Ainge 1-6 2-2 4, Buckner 0-1 0-0 0, Kite 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 39-84 29-35 108.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 4-9 0-0 8, Worthy 9-18 2-2 20, Abdul-Jabbar 14-26 2-6 30, Cooper 9-15 5-5 23, Johnson 10-18 1-2 21, McAdoo 0-2 0-0 0, McGee 0-1 0-0 0, Nater 1-2 2-2 4, Wilkes 1-4 0-0 2, Scott 5-10 0-0 11. TOTALS: 53-105 12-17 119.

Boston 33 32 22 21: 108
L.A. 29 30 24 36: 119

Rebounds: Johnson 6, Bird 14.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 8.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

June 12, 1984

Los Angeles 102 at Boston 111

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 3-8 1-1 7, Worthy 9-14 3-6 21, Abdul-Jabbar 12-22 5-8 29, Cooper 6-12 2-4 16, Johnson 5-14 6-7 16, Wilkes 2-3 0-0 4, Scott 2-7 0-0 4, Nater 0-0 0-0 0, Kupchak 2-4 1-2 5. TOTALS: 41-84 18-28 102.

BOSTON: Maxwell 5-10 14-17 24, Bird 6-18 8-8 20, Parish 4-16 6-9 14, Johnson 5-13 12-12 22, Henderson 4-8 1-2 9, Carr 0-2 0-0 0, Ainge 5-12 0-0 10, Buckner 1-1 0-0 2, McHale 4-6 2-3 10, Clark 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 34-86 43-51 111.

L.A. 30 22 26 24: 102
Boston 30 28 33 20: 111

Rebounds: Johnson 5, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 15, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

Jan. 16, 1985

Los Angeles 102 at Boston 104

LOS ANGELES: Spriggs 1-4 2-2 4, Worthy 5-11 0-0 10, Abdul-Jabbar 12-19 9-11 33, Scott 8-15 0-1 16, Johnson 4-11 0-0 8, Cooper 3-12 0-0 7, McAdoo 2-4 2-2 6, McGee 3-6 0-2 6, Rambis 3-3 0-0 6. Wilkes 3-4 0-0 6. TOTALS: 44-89 13-18 102.

BOSTON: Maxwell 3-4 2-3 8, Bird 9-16 1-1 19, Parish 8-15 3-3 19, Johnson 10-22 0-0 20, Ainge 8-13 0-0 16, McHale 4-13 2-5 10, Wedman 2-5 0-0 4, Clark 4-8 0-0 8. TOTALS: 48-96 8-12 104.

L.A. 33 23 28 18: 102
Boston 31 27 29 17: 104

Rebounds: Johnson 7, Bird 11.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 0-0.

Feb. 17, 1985

Boston 111 at Los Angeles 117

BOSTON: Bird 14-22 4-5 33. Maxwell 4-9 4-4 12, Parish 1-3 1-2 3, Ainge 5-11 0-0 10, Johnson 8-20 4-4 20, McHale 6-8 3-4 15, Clark 1-2 0-0 2, Wedman 5-8 0-0 10, Carr 2-5 0-0 6, Kite 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 46-88 16-19 111.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 2-5 0-0 4, Worthy 8-18 8-10 24, Abdul-Jabbar 7-14 6-10 20, Johnson 10-16 17-19 37, Scott 8-12 0-0 16, Cooper 3-7 0-0 6, McAdoo 4-8 2-2 10, McGee 0-2 0-0 0. TOTALS: 42-82 33-41 117.

Boston 29 33 20 29: 111
L.A. 34 25 27 31: 117

Rebounds: Johnson 3, Bird 15.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-3.

May 27, 1985

Los Angeles 114 at Boston 148

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 4-6 0-0 8, Worthy 8-19 4-6 20, Abdul-Jabbar 6-11 0-0 12, Scott 5-14 0-0 10, Johnson 8-14 3-4 19, Cooper 1-5 2-2 4, McAdoo 6-13 0-0 12, Spriggs 4-7 0-2 8, Kupchak 3-3 1-2 7, McGee 4-7 4-5 14, Lester 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 49-100 14-21 114.

BOSTON: McHale 10-16 6-9 26. Bird 8-14 2-2 19, Parish 6-11 6-7 18, Johnson 6-14 1-1 13, Ainge 9-15 0-0 19, Wedman 11-11 0-2 26, Buckner 3-5 0-0 6, Williams 3-5 0-0 6, Kite 3-5 1-2 7, Maxwell 1-1 1-2 3, Carr 1-3 0-0 3, Clark 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 62-102 17-25 148.

L.A. 24 25 30 35: 114
Boston 38 41 29 40: 148

Rebounds: Johnson 1, Bird 6.
Assists: Johnson 12, Bird 9.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-2.

May 30, 1985

Los Angeles 109 at Boston 102

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 1-6 1-2 3, Worthy 6-14 4-6 16, Abdul-Jabbar 15-26 0-0 30, Scott 5-17 1-2 11, Johnson 6-9 2-4 14, McAdoo 1-7 4-5 6, Cooper 8-9 5-6 22, Kupchak 2-4 1-2 5, Spriggs 0-0 2-2 2. TOTALS: 44-92 20-29 109.

BOSTON: McHale 6-13 3-8 15, Bird 9-21 11-11 30, Parish 6-8 6-7 18, Johnson 6-18 3-4 15, Ainge 7-13 1-2 15, Wedman 2-5 0-0 4, Kite 0-0 0-0 0, Buckner 0-0 0-0 0, Maxwell 0-1 3-4 3. TOTALS: 37-82 27-36 102.

L.A. 31 33 23 22: 109
Boston 26 20 29 27: 102

Rebounds: Johnson 4, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-3.

June 2, 1985

Boston 111 at Los Angeles 136

BOSTON: Bird 8-21 4-5 20, McHale 10-13 11-12 31, Parish 6-14 5-7 17, Ainge 2-8 3-4 7, Johnson 3-14 2-2 8, Maxwell 1-2 2-2 4, Wedman 4-6 1-2 10, Buckner 2-3 0-0 4, Williams 2-5 0-0 4, Kite 0-3 0-0 0. Carr 2-4 0-0 4, Clark 0-6 2-2 2. TOTALS: 40-93 30-36 111.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 3-7 0-1 6, Worthy 12-22 5-6 29, Abdul-Jabbar 10-13 6-8 26, Johnson 6-13 4-4 17, Scott 5-12 1-2 12, McAdoo 9-16 1-2 19, Cooper 2-4 3-3 8, Kupchak 2-3 3-4 7, Spriggs 2-3 0-0 4, McGee 1-2 2-2 5, Lester 0-1 2-2 2, Nevitt 0-01-21. TOTALS: 52-96 28-36 136.

Boston 29 30 26 26: 111
L.A. 25 40 35 36: 136

Rebounds: Johnson 9, Bird 7.
Assists: Johnson 16, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 1-2, Bird 0-6.

June 5, 1985

Boston 107 at Los Angeles 105

BOSTON: Bird 8-16 10-12 26, McHale 11-19 6-8 28, Parish 4-10 2-2 10, Ainge 4-10 0-0 8, Johnson 11-20 5-6 27, Wedman 0-4 1-2 1, Maxwell 1-2 1-2 3, Williams 1-1 0-0 2, Carr 0-1 0-0 0, Buckner 1-3 0-0 2, Kite 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 41-86 25-32 107.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 5-8 2-4 12, Worthy 7-14 2-2 16, Abdul-Jabbar 7-12 7-9 21, Johnson 5-12 10-11 20, Scott 7-17 1-1 16, Kupchak 1-3 0-0 2, McAdoo 5-12 0-6 10, Cooper 3-5 2-2 8, Spriggs 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 40 83 24-29 105.

Boston 28 31 23 25: 107
L.A. 32 26 26 21: 105

Rebounds: Johnson 11, Bird 11.
Assists: Johnson 12, Bird 5.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

June 7, 1985

Boston 111 at Los Angeles 120

BOSTON: Bird 8-17 3-5 20, McHale 10-18 4-5 24, Parish 11-22 4-6 26, Ainge 4-8 2-2 11, Johnson 10-21 2-2 22, Maxwell 0-0 0-0 0, Wedman 3-7 1-1 8. TOTALS: 46-93 16-21 111.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 2-6 3-4 7, Worthy 13-17 7-11 33, Abdul-Jabbar 16-28 4-5 36, Johnson 11-20 4-4 26, Scott 2-3 0-0 4, Cooper 4-7 2-3 10, Kupchak 2-2 0-0 4, McAdoo 0-5 0-0 0, McGee 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 50-88 20-27 120.

Boston 31 20 30 30: 111
L.A. 35 29 31 25: 120

Rebounds: Johnson 6, Bird 7.
Assists: Johnson 17, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-2.

June 9, 1985

Los Angeles 111 at Boston 100

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 4-5 1-2 9, Worthy 11-15 6-9 28, Abdul-Jabbar 13-21 3-4 29, Scott 6-13 2-4 14, Johnson 5-15 4-4 14, Cooper 2-4 5-5 9, Kupchak 1-5 4-6 6, McAdoo 1-5 0-0 2, McGee 0-1 0-2 0. TOTALS: 43-84 25-36 111.

BOSTON: McHale 11-18 10-13 32, Bird 12-29 4-5 28, Parish 5-14 4-6 14, Johnson 3-15 5-6 11, Ainge 3-16 0-0 7, Wedman 2-3 2-2 7, Kite 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 37-96 25-32 100.

L.A. 28 27 27 29: 111
Boston 26 29 18 27: 100

Rebounds: Johnson 10, Bird 10.
Assists: Johnson 14, Bird 3.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-2.

Jan. 22, 1986

Los Angeles 95 at Boston 110

LOS ANGELES: Lucas 4-11 1-3 9, Worthy 5-15 0-1 12, Abdul-Jabbar 6-20 5-6 17, Scott 7-13 1-1 16, Johnson 6-10 3-3 15, Cooper 2-5 0-0 4, Kupchak 2-9 2-3 6, Green 2-6 0-0 4, McGee 2-5 2-2 6, Spriggs 2-4 6-1 4, Lester 1-3 6-6 2. TOTALS: 39-101 16-22 95.

BOSTON: McHale 3-14 6-8 12, Bird 8-16 4-4 21, Parish 7-14 2-3 16, Johnson 9-19 4-4 22, Ainge 5-9 6-0 11, Walton 5-6 1-2 11, Sichting 3-4 1-1 7, Wedman 2-6 0-0 4, Carlisle 1-3 0-0 2, Vincent 2-3 0-0 4. Kite 0-2 0-0 0, Thirdkill 6-2 6-6 0. TOTALS: 45-98 18-22 110.

L.A. 25 24 26 20: 95
Boston 31 26 31 22: 110

Rebounds: Johnson 5, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 6, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-1.

Feb. 16, 1986

Boston 105 at Los Angeles 99

BOSTON: Bird 7-17 8-12 22, Wedman 5-9 6-6 11, Parish 5-8 1-1 11, Ainge 2-7 6-6 4, Johnson 11-23 1-2 23, Walton 5-10 0-1 10, Thirdkill 1-3 1-1 3, Sichting 4-9 2-2 11, Carlisle 5-7 0-0 10, Kite 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 45-93 13-19 105.

LOS ANGELES: Rambis 0-2 4-4 4, Worthy 14-26 7-9 35, Abdul-Jabbar 7-17 9-11 23, Johnson 6-4 6-6 6, McGee 1-2 1-1 4, Cooper 6-13 0-0 15, Scott 5-11 0-0 10, Kupchak 6-1 6-6 6, Lucas 1-1 0-0 2, Green 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 34-78 27-32 99.

Boston 30 28 28 19: 105
L.A. 29 26 25 19: 99

Rebounds: Johnson 6, Bird 18.
Assists: Johnson 12, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 6-0, Bird 0-1.

Dec. 12, 1986

Los Angeles 117 at Boston 110

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 12-24 1-2 25, Green 2-3 3-4 7, Abdul-Jabbar 11-16 4-4 26, Scott 4-6 0-0 9, Johnson 13-25 5-7 31, Rambis 2-5 0-1 4, Cooper 5-13 0-0 11, Smrek 1-1 0-0 2, Thompson 1-6 6-0 2. TOTALS: 51-99 13-18 117.

BOSTON: McHale 10-17 2-2 22, Bird 11-13 3-3 26, Parish 9-19 5-6 23, Johnson 16-19 1-2 21, Ainge 6-13 0-0 12, Roberts 2-2 2-2 6, Sichting 0-1 0-0 0, Daye 0-0 0-0 0, Thirdkill 0-0 0-0 0, Carlisle 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 48-84 13-15 110.

L.A. 35 24 29 29: 117
Boston 39 26 29 16: 110

Rebounds: Johnson 7, Bird 3.
Assists: Johnson 8, Bird 6.
Three-point goals: Johnson 6-6, Bird 1-1.

Feb. 15, 1987

Boston 103 at Los Angeles 106

BOSTON: Bird 7-12 5-7 26, McHale 9-17 5-6 23, Parish 9-13 2-2 20, Ainge 3-11 2-4 10, Johnson 8-18 6-8 22. Kite 0-0 0-0 0, Daye 0-1 0-0 0, Sichting 3-4 0-0 6, Vincent 1-3 0-0 2, Roberts 0-0 0-0 0, Henry 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 40-79 20-27 103.

LOS ANGELES: Green 2-3 1-2 5, Worthy 12-16 2-2 26, Abdul-Jabbar 4-11 2-2 10, Johnson 12-20 14-15 39, Scott 4-17 1-1 9, Cooper 1-7 4-4 7, Rambis 0-1 0-0 0, Thompson 5-7 0-0 10. TOTALS: 40-82 24-26 106.

Boston 32 26 23 22: 103
L.A. 28 22 27 29: 106

Rebounds: Johnson 7, Bird 5.
Assists: Johnson 10, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 1-1, Bird 1-2.

June 2, 1987

Boston 113 at Los Angeles 126

BOSTON: Bird 14-25 4-4 32, McHale 6-11 3-4 15, Parish 7-14 2-4 16, Ainge 4-6 0-0 11, Johnson 3-7 1-2 7, Walton 1-1 0-0 2, Vincent 2-5 3-4 7, Daye 2-4 3-3 7, Sichting 1-2 0-0 2, Roberts 1-2 2-3 4, Henry 3-4 2-2 8, Kite 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 45-82 20-26 113.

LOS ANGELES: Green 4-7 2-3 10, Worthy 16-23 1-4 33, Abdul-Jabbar 5-12 4-4 14, Johnson 13-25 3-3 29, Scott 9-15 2-2 29, Cooper 4-9 1-1 10, Rambis 0-1 0-0 0, Thompson 1-1 2-2 4, Matthews 2-2 0-0 4, Branch 1-2 0-0 2, Smrek 0-2 0-0 0. TOTALS: 55-99 15-19 126.

Boston 26 28 31 28: 113
L.A. 35 34 32 25: 126

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 7.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 6.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-0.

June 4, 1987

Boston 122 at Los Angeles 141

BOSTON: Bird 9-17 4-5 23, McHale 9-12 2-2 20, Parish 6-16 5-8 17, Ainge 3-4 0-0 6, Johnson 9-18 2-2 20, Sichting 1-3 0-0 2, Daye 3-4 0-0 6, Vincent 4-6 2-4 10, Walton 0-0 0-0 0, Roberts 6-8 4-6 16, Kite 0-1 0-0 0, Henry 1-4 0-2 2. TOTALS: 51-93 19-29 122.

LOS ANGELES: Green 5-8 2-2 12, Worthy 10-15 3-5 23, Abdul-Jabbar 10-14 3-6 23, Johnson 10-17 2-2 22, Scott 9-11 6-7 24, Cooper 7-10 1-1 21, Rambis 2-3 4-4 8, Thompson 2-6 0-1 4, Matthews 0-3 0-0 0, Branch 0-3 2-4 2, Smrek 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 56-91 23-32 141.

Boston 34 22 36 30: 122
L.A. 38 37 32 34: 141

Rebounds: Johnson 5, Bird 10.
Assists: Johnson 20, Bird 4.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 1-1.

June 7, 1987

Los Angeles 103 at Boston 109

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 6-18 1-4 13, Green 1-3 0-0 2, Abdul-Jabbar 9-16 9-13 27, Scott 2-9 0-0 4, Johnson 12-18 8-8 32, Thompson 4-7 2-2 10, Cooper 6-10 0-0 15, Rambis 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 40-81 20-27 103.

BOSTON: McHale 8-15 5-5 21, Bird 10-24 10-11 30, Parish 6-7 4-716, Johnson 11-22 3-4 26, Ainge 5-11 2-2 12, Kite 0-0 0-0 0, Sichting 0-1 0-0 0, Daye 1-2 0-0 2, Roberts 1-1 0-0 2, Walton 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 42-86 24-29 109.

L.A. 29 27 22 25: 103
Boston 22 38 26 23: 109

Rebounds: Johnson 11, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 9, Bird 4.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 0-1.

June 9, 1987

Los Angeles 107 at Boston 106

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 9-18 3-3 21, Green 3-4 1-2 7, Abdul-Jabbar 5-17 6-10 16, Scott 3-10 2-2 8, Johnson 12-20 5-6 29, Thompson 6-9 4-7 16, Cooper 3-6 2-2 10, Rambis 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 41-85 23-32 107.

BOSTON: McHale 10-14 5-8 25, Bird 7-19 5-5 21, Parish 9-14 0-0 18, Johnson 6-15 3-3 15, Ainge 11-21 0-0 23, Kite 0-0 0-0 0, Sichting 1-2 0-0 2, Daye 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 45-86 13-16 106.

L.A. 22 25 31 29: 107
Boston 29 26 30 21: 106

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 10.
Assists: Johnson 5, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-0, Bird 2-3.

June 11, 1987

Los Angeles 108 at Boston 123

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 6-19 0-0 12, Green 5-10 0-1 10, Abdul-Jabbar 8-21 2-2 18, Scott 3-10 0-0 7, Johnson 12-21 4-4 29, Thompson 4-6 10-11 18, Cooper 4-5 0-0 10, Rambis 1-2 0-0 2, Matthews 0-1 1-2 1, Smrek 0-0 0-0 0, Branch 0-0 1-2 1. TOTALS: 43-95 18-22 108.

BOSTON: McHale 8-15 6-8 22, Bird 7-18 8-9 22, Parish 10-12 1-2 21, Johnson 11-22 3-4 25, Ainge 7-11 2-2 21, Kite 0-3 1-2 1, Sichting 1-3 0-0 2, Daye 1-2 2-2 4, Roberts 0-0 0-0 0, Walton 1-1 0-0 2, Vincent 0-1 2-2 2, Henry 0-1 0-0 0. TOTALS: 46-89 25-31 123.

L.A. 25 23 29 31: 108
Boston 25 38 33 27: 123

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 12, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 1-1, Bird 1-2.

June 14, 1987

Boston 93 at Los Angeles 106

BOSTON: Bird 6-16 4-4 16, McHale 7-15 6-6 20, Parish 4-8 4-6 12, Ainge 1-9 0-0 2, Johnson 11-22 11-11 33, Walton 1-3 0-0 2, Kite 1-1 0-0 2, Sichting 0-4 0-0 0, Daye 2-3 2-2 6, Roberts 0-0 0-2 0, Vincent 0-0 0-0 0, Henry 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 33-81 27-31 93.

LOS ANGELES: Green 2-8 2-2 6, Worthy 10-16 2-3 22, Abdul-Jabbar 13-18 6-10 32, Johnson 7-21 2-2 16, Scott 4-7 0-0 8, Thompson 6-12 3-4 15, Cooper 3-10 0-0 6, Rambis 0-0 1-2 1, Branch 0-1 0-0 0, Smrek 0-0 0-0 0, Matthews 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 45-93 16-23 106.

Boston 32 24 12 25: 93
L.A. 25 26 30 25: 106

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 9.
Assists: Johnson 19, Bird 5.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 0-1.

Dec. 11, 1987

Los Angeles 115 at Boston 114

LOS ANGELES: Worthy 4-9 0-0 8, Green 4-7 5-6 13, Abdul-Jabbar 10-14 3-4 23, Scott 8-15 4-5 21, Johnson 5-11 5-6 18, Cooper 8-12 2-2 21, Thompson 3-9 3-4 9, Rambis 0-0 2-2 2. TOTALS: 43-77 24-29 115.

BOSTON: McHale 4-12 2-2 10, Bird 14-26 6-8 35, Parish 6-9 3-3 15, Johnson 8-19 3-4 19, Ainge 6-10 2-4 15, Roberts 1-3 1-2 3, Sichting 8-10 0-0 17, Acres 0-0 0-0 0, Daye 0-2 0-0 0. TOTALS: 47-91 17-23 114.

L.A. 32 26 25 32: 115
Boston 30 30 29 25: 114

Rebounds: Johnson 8, Bird 9.
Assists: Johnson 17, Bird 8.
Three-point goals: Johnson 1-1, Bird 1-1.

Feb. 14, 1988

Boston 106 at Los Angeles 115

BOSTON: Bird 8-22 9-11 25, McHale 11-14 2-2 24, Parish 0-4 0-0 0, Ainge 6-11 2-2 16, Johnson 10-20 1-1 21, Gilmore 0-0 1-2 1, Minniefield 0-4 0-0 0, Lohaus 3-5 2-2 9, Acres 0-1 0-0 0, Roberts 3-3 0-0 6, Daye 1-2 0-0 2, Lewis 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 43-88 17-20 106.

LOS ANGELES: Green 0-3 2-2 2, Worthy 5-10 0-0 10, Abdul-Jabbar 8-19 1-1 17, Johnson 9-19 4-7 22, Scott 15-19 6-8 38, Thompson 5-8 2-5 12, Cooper 1-8 9-9 12, Smrek 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 44-87 24-32 115.

Boston 24 20 36 26: 106
L.A. 31 33 12 39: 115

Rebounds: Johnson 5, Bird 17.
Assists: Johnson 14, Bird 4.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 0-0.

Dec. 15, 1989

Los Angeles 119 at Boston 110

LOS ANGELES: Cooper 4-9 2-2 12, Worthy 13-19 2-2 28, Green 8-12 9-12 25, Scott 9-15 2-2 21, Johnson 4-12 8-8 16, McNamara 0-1 0-0 0, Drew 0-1 2-2 2, Divac 4-9 2-3 10, Woolridge 2-3 1-1 5. TOTALS: 44-81 28-32 119.

BOSTON: Bird 9-27 2-2 21, Pinckney 1-2 0-0 2, Parish 10-16 3-5 23, Johnson 11-15 2-2 24, Paxson 3-5 0-0 6, McHale 9-11 3-3 21, Upshaw 1-5 0-0 3, Lewis 3-7 0-0 6, Kleine 2-3 0-1 4, Gamble 0-0 0-0 0, M. Smith 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 49-91 10-13 110.

L.A. 28 32 25 34: 119
Boston 30 25 27 28: 110

Rebounds: Johnson 6, Bird 12.
Assists: Johnson 21, Bird 2.
Three-point goals: Johnson 0-1, Bird 1-2.

Feb. 18, 1990

Boston 110 at Los Angeles 116

BOSTON: Bird 9-17 2-2 20, Pinckney 1-2 0-0 2, Parish 9-12 2-4 20, Johnson 5-10 0-0 10, Lewis 10-13 4-4 24, McHale 8-14 5-6 21, Kleine 1-1 0-0 2, Gamble 1-2 0-0 3, Paxson 3-5 0-0 6, M. Smith 1-2 0-0 2, C. Smith 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 48-78 13-16 110.

LOS ANGELES: Green 3-5 0-0 6, Worthy 12-26 1-2 25, Thompson 2-7 2-2 6, Johnson 10-21 7-7 30, Scott 8-16 5-7 24, Divac 4-8 5-7 13, Cooper 0-1 2-2 2, Woolridge 4-7 0-0 8, Drew 1-2 0-0 2. TOTALS: 44-93 22-27 116.

Boston 30 28 36 16: 110
L.A. 29 23 40 24: 116

Rebounds: Johnson 4, Bird 7.
Assists: Johnson 13, Bird 7.
Three-point goals: Johnson 3-6, Bird 0-0.

Feb. 15, 1991

Boston 98 at Los Angeles 85

BOSTON: Bird 4-16 2-2 11, Gamble 6-13 2-2 14, Parish 13-16 3-3 29, Lewis 12-23 2-2 26, Shaw 5-10 0-0 10, Pinckney 2-3 0-0 4, Kleine 0-0 0-0 0, Brown 1-3 0-0 2, M. Smith 1-1 0-0 2. TOTALS: 44-85 9-9 98.

LOS ANGELES: Green 3-5 2-2 8, Worthy 10-19 3-6 23, Divac 4-10 2-3 10, Johnson 7-13 6-8 21, Scott 2-9 0-0 4, Thompson 0-2 0-0 0, Perkins 3-10 1-2 7, Teagle 6-13 0-0 12, Smith 0-2 0-0 0, Campbell 0-0 0-0 0. TOTALS: 35-83 14-21 85.

Boston 35 23 23 17: 98
L.A. 27 20 25 13: 85

Rebounds: Johnson 9, Bird 11.
Assists: Johnson 16, Bird 11.
Three-point goals: Johnson 1-4, Bird 1-3.