1977-78


1977-78 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1977-1978 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

27.2 ppg
George Gervin
(San Antonio Spurs)

Rebounds

15.7 rpg
Truck Robinson
(New Orleans Jazz)

Assists

10.2 apg
Kevin Porter
(Pistons / Nets)

Steals

2.7 spg
Ron Lee
(Phoenix Suns)

Blocks

3.4 bpg
George Johnson
(New Jersey Nets)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
27.2 ppg
2
(Nuggets)
27.2 ppg
3
(Knicks)
26.5 ppg
4
(Lakers)
25.8 ppg
5
(Rockets)
25.6 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Spurs)
2,232 pts
2
(Nuggets)
2,172 pts
3
(Knicks)
2,097 pts
4
(Braves)
2,021 pts
5
(Suns)
2,014 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Jazz)
15.7 rpg
2
(Rockets)
15.0 rpg
3
(Celtics)
14.0 rpg
4
(Bullets)
13.3 rpg
5
(Braves)
13.2 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Jazz)
1,288 reb
2
(Celtics)
1,078 reb
3
(Bullets)
1,075 reb
4
(Bulls)
1,071 reb
5
(Supersonics)
1,035 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Pistons / Nets)
10.2 apg
2
(Rockets)
9.4 apg
3
(Pacers)
7.4 apg
4
(Lakers)
6.8 apg
5
(Bulls)
6.8 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Pistons / Nets)
837 ast
2
(Rockets)
768 ast
3
(Pacers)
584 ast
4
(Lakers)
553 ast
5
(Bulls)
531 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Suns)
2.7 spg
2
(Supersonics)
2.3 spg
3
(Bucks)
2.3 spg
4
(Spurs)
2.3 spg
5
(Suns)
2.3 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Suns)
225 stl
2
(Bucks)
188 stl
3
(Suns)
185 stl
4
(Supersonics)
185 stl
5
(Cavaliers)
176 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Nets)
3.4 bpg
2
(Lakers)
3.0 bpg
3
(Hawks)
2.7 bpg
4
(Trail Blazers)
2.5 bpg
5
(Spurs)
2.4 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Nets)
274 blk
2
(Hawks)
218 blk
3
(Spurs)
194 blk
4
(Lakers)
185 blk
5
(Bulls)
181 blk

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 70 Games or 1400 Points, 800 Rebounds, 400 Assists, 125 Steals, 100 Blocks.