1955 Syracuse Nationals vs. 1979 Seattle Supersonics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1954-55 Nationals and the 1978-79 Supersonics, 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
1955 Nationals
in Eastern Division
1979 Supersonics
in Western Conference
Season Record
1955 Nationals
43 - 29
1979 Supersonics
52 - 30

Winning %
1955 Nationals
.597
1979 Supersonics
.634

Longest Streaks
1955 Nationals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 4
1979 Supersonics
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1955 Nationals
1979 Supersonics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1955 Nationals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1979 Supersonics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1955 Nationals
7 - 4
1979 Supersonics
12 - 5

Winning %
1955 Nationals
.636
1979 Supersonics
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1955 Nationals
1979 Supersonics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1955 Nationals
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Dolph Schayes
All-NBA 2nd Team: Paul Seymour
1979 Supersonics
2 -
Finals MVP: Dennis Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dennis Johnson
NBA Leaders
1955 Nationals
-
none
1979 Supersonics
-
none
Hall of Famers
1955 Nationals
1979 Supersonics

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1955 Nationals
91.1
1979 Supersonics
106.6

Rebounds
1955 Nationals
54.6
1979 Supersonics
47.6

Assists
1955 Nationals
24.7
1979 Supersonics
24.1

Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
8.4

Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
4.9

3-Pointers Made
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1955 Nationals
.372
1979 Supersonics
.468

3-Point %
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1955 Nationals
.750
1979 Supersonics
.754

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1955 Nationals
97.2
1979 Supersonics
104.6

Rebounds
1955 Nationals
55.5
1979 Supersonics
48.3

Assists
1955 Nationals
25.6
1979 Supersonics
22.2

Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
8.3

Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1955 Nationals
.363
1979 Supersonics
.461

3-Point %
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1955 Nationals
.741
1979 Supersonics
.718


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1955 Nationals
18.5 ppg
1979 Supersonics
19.2 ppg
Rebounds
1955 Nationals
12.3 rpg
1979 Supersonics
12.4 rpg
Assists
1955 Nationals
6.7 apg
1979 Supersonics
4.4 apg
Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
2.1 spg
Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1955 Nationals
19.0 ppg
1979 Supersonics
26.6 ppg
Rebounds
1955 Nationals
12.8 rpg
1979 Supersonics
11.7 rpg
Assists
1955 Nationals
6.8 apg
1979 Supersonics
5.4 apg
Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
2.0 spg
Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
1.5 bpg

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