1952 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 1982 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1951-52 Lakers and the 1981-82 Lakers, 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
1982 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1952 Lakers
40 - 26
1982 Lakers
57 - 25

Winning %
1952 Lakers
.606
1982 Lakers
.695

Longest Streaks
1952 Lakers
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
1982 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1952 Lakers
1982 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1952 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1982 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1952 Lakers
9 - 4
1982 Lakers
12 - 2

Winning %
1952 Lakers
.692
1982 Lakers
.857

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1952 Lakers
1982 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1952 Lakers
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen, Jim Pollard
1982 Lakers
3 -
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
All-NBA 2nd Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
NBA Leaders
1952 Lakers
-
none
1982 Lakers
1 -
Steals Leader: Magic Johnson
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1952 Lakers
85.6
1982 Lakers
114.6

Rebounds
1952 Lakers
53.7
1982 Lakers
45.9

Assists
1952 Lakers
21.0
1982 Lakers
28.7

Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
10.3

Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
6.3

3-Pointers Made
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1952 Lakers
.367
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.138

Free Throw %
1952 Lakers
.748
1982 Lakers
.717

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1952 Lakers
82.3
1982 Lakers
115.4

Rebounds
1952 Lakers
45.9
1982 Lakers
47.9

Assists
1952 Lakers
18.5
1982 Lakers
31.4

Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
10.0

Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
7.4

3-Pointers Made
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1952 Lakers
.403
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.167

Free Throw %
1952 Lakers
.742
1982 Lakers
.723


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1952 Lakers
23.8 ppg
1982 Lakers
Rebounds
1952 Lakers
13.5 rpg
1982 Lakers
9.6 rpg
Assists
1952 Lakers
3.8 apg
1982 Lakers
9.5 apg
Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
2.7 spg
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1952 Lakers
23.6 ppg
1982 Lakers
20.4 ppg
Rebounds
1952 Lakers
15.9 rpg
1982 Lakers
11.3 rpg
Assists
1952 Lakers
4.3 apg
1982 Lakers
9.3 apg
Steals
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
2.9 spg
Blocks
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers

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