The Boston Celtics couldn't pull it off against the New Jersey Nets, 101 to 96, on March 23, 1980.

Final

NJN

Nets

33-46

101

BOS

Celtics

58-20

96

Team

NJN

BOS

1

26

20

2

23

29

3

27

18

4

25

29

Total

101

96

Team Stats

Player Stats

Nets

Celtics

FG Made - Attempted

33-68

37-100

Field Goal %

48.5

37.0

3PT Made - Attempted

1-3

2-5

3PT %

33.3

40.0

FT Made - Attempted

34-44

20-26

Free Throw %

77.3

76.9

Rebounds

41

49

Offensive Rebounds

9

25

Defensive Rebounds

32

24

Assists

15

18

Steals

5

8

Blocks

7

6

Turnovers

17

10

Personal Fouls

22

28