1952 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 1951 Rochester Royals - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1951-52 Lakers and the 1950-51 Royals, including both NBA teams stats, regular season and Playoffs wins, losses and performance, winning streaks and other data side by side.

Team Comparison

Summary

Regular Season

Standings
1952 Lakers
in Western Division
1951 Royals
in Western Division
Season Record
1952 Lakers
40 - 26
1951 Royals
41 - 27

Winning %
1952 Lakers
.606
1951 Royals
.603

Longest Streaks
1952 Lakers
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
1951 Royals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1952 Lakers
1951 Royals

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1952 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1951 Royals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1952 Lakers
9 - 4
1951 Royals
9 - 5

Winning %
1952 Lakers
.692
1951 Royals
.643

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1952 Lakers
1951 Royals

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1952 Lakers
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen, Jim Pollard
1951 Royals
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Davies
NBA Leaders
1952 Lakers
-
none
1951 Royals
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1952 Lakers
85.6
1951 Royals
84.6

Rebounds
1952 Lakers
53.7
1951 Royals
44.3

Assists
1952 Lakers
21.0
1951 Royals
20.1

Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1952 Lakers
.367
1951 Royals
.378

3-Point %
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1952 Lakers
.748
1951 Royals
.753

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1952 Lakers
82.3
1951 Royals
83.9

Rebounds
1952 Lakers
45.9
1951 Royals
53.8

Assists
1952 Lakers
18.5
1951 Royals
23.5

Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1952 Lakers
.403
1951 Royals
.392

3-Point %
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1952 Lakers
.742
1951 Royals
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1952 Lakers
23.8 ppg
1951 Royals
16.3 ppg
Rebounds
1952 Lakers
13.5 rpg
1951 Royals
12.0 rpg
Assists
1952 Lakers
3.8 apg
1951 Royals
4.6 apg
Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1952 Lakers
23.6 ppg
1951 Royals
19.5 ppg
Rebounds
1952 Lakers
15.9 rpg
1951 Royals
14.0 rpg
Assists
1952 Lakers
4.3 apg
1951 Royals
5.4 apg
Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

Notes: * - Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.
- Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.