On This Date in NBA History: April 9, Gervin Scored 63

May 27, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; San Antonio Spurs former player George Gervin stands with current Spurs players and the Western Conference championship trophy after game four of the Western Conference finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the Memphis Grizzlies at FedEx Forum. The Spurs won 93-86. Mandatory Credit: Rogelio V. Solis/Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports

1978 – In a 153-132 San Antonio Spurs loss to the New Orleans Jazz, Spurs guard/forward George Gervin scored a career-high 63 points. He led the Spurs to a 52-30 record that season and a second-place finish in the conference. However, San Antonio would lose in the Western Conference Semifinals.

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