1953 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 2000 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1952-53 Lakers and the 1999-00 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
1953 Lakers
in Western Division
2000 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1953 Lakers
48 - 22
2000 Lakers
67 - 15

Winning %
1953 Lakers
.686
2000 Lakers
.817

Longest Streaks
1953 Lakers
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
2000 Lakers
Winning Streak: 19
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1953 Lakers
2000 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1953 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2000 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1953 Lakers
9 - 3
2000 Lakers
15 - 8

Winning %
1953 Lakers
.750
2000 Lakers
.652

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1953 Lakers
2000 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1953 Lakers
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen
2000 Lakers
6 -
Season MVP: Shaquille O'Neal
Finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 1st Team: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 2nd Team: Kobe Bryant
All-Defensive 1st Team: Kobe Bryant
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Shaquille O'Neal
NBA Leaders
1953 Lakers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: George Mikan
2000 Lakers
1 -
Scoring Leader: Shaquille O'Neal
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1953 Lakers
85.3
2000 Lakers
100.8

Rebounds
1953 Lakers
48.7
2000 Lakers
47.0

Assists
1953 Lakers
19.3
2000 Lakers
23.4

Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
7.5

Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.5

3-Pointers Made
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
4.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1953 Lakers
.390
2000 Lakers
.459

3-Point %
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
.329

Free Throw %
1953 Lakers
.739
2000 Lakers
.696

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1953 Lakers
82.9
2000 Lakers
99.8

Rebounds
1953 Lakers
53.0
2000 Lakers
43.3

Assists
1953 Lakers
17.2
2000 Lakers
21.8

Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.6

Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.1

3-Pointers Made
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
5.4

Percentages

Field Goal %
1953 Lakers
.377
2000 Lakers
.465

3-Point %
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
.349

Free Throw %
1953 Lakers
.723
2000 Lakers
.623


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1953 Lakers
20.6 ppg
2000 Lakers
29.7 ppg
Rebounds
1953 Lakers
14.4 rpg
2000 Lakers
13.6 rpg
Assists
1953 Lakers
3.6 apg
2000 Lakers
4.9 apg
Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
1.6 spg
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1953 Lakers
19.8 ppg
2000 Lakers
30.7 ppg
Rebounds
1953 Lakers
15.4 rpg
2000 Lakers
15.4 rpg
Assists
1953 Lakers
4.1 apg
2000 Lakers
4.4 apg
Steals
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers

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