1954 Minneapolis Lakers vs. 2004 Detroit Pistons - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1953-54 Lakers and the 2003-04 Pistons, 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
2004 Pistons
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1954 Lakers
46 - 26
2004 Pistons
54 - 28

Winning %
1954 Lakers
.639
2004 Pistons
.659

Longest Streaks
1954 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 4
2004 Pistons
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1954 Lakers
2004 Pistons

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1954 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2004 Pistons
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1954 Lakers
9 - 4
2004 Pistons
16 - 7

Winning %
1954 Lakers
.692
2004 Pistons
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1954 Lakers
2004 Pistons

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1954 Lakers
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Jim Pollard
2004 Pistons
3 -
Finals MVP: Chauncey Billups
All-NBA 2nd Team: Ben Wallace
All-Defensive 1st Team: Ben Wallace
NBA Leaders
1954 Lakers
-
none
2004 Pistons
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1954 Lakers
81.7
2004 Pistons
90.1

Rebounds
1954 Lakers
52.1
2004 Pistons
42.8

Assists
1954 Lakers
18.4
2004 Pistons
20.8

Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
8.0

Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
7.0

3-Pointers Made
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
4.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1954 Lakers
.376
2004 Pistons
.435

3-Point %
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
.344

Free Throw %
1954 Lakers
.731
2004 Pistons
.753

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1954 Lakers
80.3
2004 Pistons
87.1

Rebounds
1954 Lakers
49.8
2004 Pistons
44.8

Assists
1954 Lakers
15.6
2004 Pistons
19.4

Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
8.0

Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
7.1

3-Pointers Made
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
4.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1954 Lakers
.400
2004 Pistons
.412

3-Point %
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
.304

Free Throw %
1954 Lakers
.722
2004 Pistons
.734


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1954 Lakers
18.1 ppg
2004 Pistons
17.6 ppg
Rebounds
1954 Lakers
14.3 rpg
2004 Pistons
12.4 rpg
Assists
1954 Lakers
3.7 apg
2004 Pistons
Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
1.8 spg
Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
3.0 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1954 Lakers
19.4 ppg
2004 Pistons
21.5 ppg
Rebounds
1954 Lakers
13.2 rpg
2004 Pistons
14.3 rpg
Assists
1954 Lakers
4.6 apg
2004 Pistons
Steals
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
1.9 spg
Blocks
1954 Lakers
-
n/a *
2004 Pistons
2.4 bpg

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