53-29 (.646)
1st place in Western Conference Pacific Division

Several ABA teams entered the NBA as expansion teams under the terms of the NBA-ABA merger

Head Coach Jerry West
General Manager Bill Sharman
Team Owner Jack Kent Cooke
Arena The Forum in Inglewood
Attendance 501,434 total
12,230 per game

1977 Draft Picks

Round Pick Player
1 6 Kenny Carr
1 15 Brad Davis
1 22 Norm Nixon
3 46 James Edwards
4 88 Tony Robertson
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