1954 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 2000 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1953-54 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
1954 Lakers
in Western Division
2000 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1954 Lakers
46 - 26
2000 Lakers
67 - 15

Winning %
1954 Lakers
.639
2000 Lakers
.817

Longest Streaks
1954 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 4
2000 Lakers
Winning Streak: 19
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1954 Lakers
2000 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1954 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2000 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1954 Lakers
9 - 4
2000 Lakers
15 - 8

Winning %
1954 Lakers
.692
2000 Lakers
.652

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1954 Lakers
2000 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1954 Lakers
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Jim Pollard
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
1954 Lakers
-
none
2000 Lakers
1 -
Scoring Leader: Shaquille O'Neal
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1954 Lakers
81.7
2000 Lakers
100.8

Rebounds
1954 Lakers
52.1
2000 Lakers
47.0

Assists
1954 Lakers
18.4
2000 Lakers
23.4

Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
7.5

Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.5

3-Pointers Made
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
4.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1954 Lakers
.376
2000 Lakers
.459

3-Point %
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
.329

Free Throw %
1954 Lakers
.731
2000 Lakers
.696

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1954 Lakers
80.3
2000 Lakers
99.8

Rebounds
1954 Lakers
49.8
2000 Lakers
43.3

Assists
1954 Lakers
15.6
2000 Lakers
21.8

Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.6

Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
6.1

3-Pointers Made
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
5.4

Percentages

Field Goal %
1954 Lakers
.400
2000 Lakers
.465

3-Point %
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
.349

Free Throw %
1954 Lakers
.722
2000 Lakers
.623


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1954 Lakers
18.1 ppg
2000 Lakers
29.7 ppg
Rebounds
1954 Lakers
14.3 rpg
2000 Lakers
13.6 rpg
Assists
1954 Lakers
3.7 apg
2000 Lakers
4.9 apg
Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
1.6 spg
Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1954 Lakers
19.4 ppg
2000 Lakers
30.7 ppg
Rebounds
1954 Lakers
13.2 rpg
2000 Lakers
15.4 rpg
Assists
1954 Lakers
4.6 apg
2000 Lakers
4.4 apg
Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2000 Lakers

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