1953 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 1956 Philadelphia Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1952-53 Lakers and the 1955-56 Warriors, 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
1953 Lakers
in Western Division
1956 Warriors
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1953 Lakers
48 - 22
1956 Warriors
45 - 27

Winning %
1953 Lakers
.686
1956 Warriors
.625

Longest Streaks
1953 Lakers
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
1956 Warriors
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1953 Lakers
1956 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1953 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1956 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1953 Lakers
9 - 3
1956 Warriors
7 - 3

Winning %
1953 Lakers
.750
1956 Warriors
.700

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1953 Lakers
1956 Warriors

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1953 Lakers
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen
1956 Warriors
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Paul Arizin, Neil Johnston
All-NBA 2nd Team: Jack George
NBA Leaders
1953 Lakers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: George Mikan
1956 Warriors
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1953 Lakers
85.3
1956 Warriors
103.1

Rebounds
1953 Lakers
48.7
1956 Warriors
60.6

Assists
1953 Lakers
19.3
1956 Warriors
26.2

Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1953 Lakers
.390
1956 Warriors
.410

3-Point %
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1953 Lakers
.739
1956 Warriors
.757

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1953 Lakers
82.9
1956 Warriors
104.6

Rebounds
1953 Lakers
53.0
1956 Warriors
64.4

Assists
1953 Lakers
17.2
1956 Warriors
25.9

Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1953 Lakers
.377
1956 Warriors
.398

3-Point %
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1953 Lakers
.723
1956 Warriors
.750


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1953 Lakers
20.6 ppg
1956 Warriors
24.2 ppg
Rebounds
1953 Lakers
14.4 rpg
1956 Warriors
12.5 rpg
Assists
1953 Lakers
3.6 apg
1956 Warriors
6.3 apg
Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1953 Lakers
19.8 ppg
1956 Warriors
28.9 ppg
Rebounds
1953 Lakers
15.4 rpg
1956 Warriors
14.3 rpg
Assists
1953 Lakers
4.1 apg
1956 Warriors
5.8 apg
Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
1956 Warriors
-
n/a *

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