1955 Syracuse Nationals vs. 2005 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1954-55 Nationals and the 2004-05 Spurs, 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
2005 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1955 Nationals
43 - 29
2005 Spurs
59 - 23

Winning %
1955 Nationals
.597
2005 Spurs
.720

Longest Streaks
1955 Nationals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 4
2005 Spurs
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1955 Nationals
2005 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1955 Nationals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2005 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1955 Nationals
7 - 4
2005 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
1955 Nationals
.636
2005 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1955 Nationals
2005 Spurs

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1955 Nationals
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Dolph Schayes
All-NBA 2nd Team: Paul Seymour
2005 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bruce Bowen, Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
1955 Nationals
-
none
2005 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers
1955 Nationals
2005 Spurs

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1955 Nationals
91.1
2005 Spurs
96.2

Rebounds
1955 Nationals
54.6
2005 Spurs
42.4

Assists
1955 Nationals
24.7
2005 Spurs
21.6

Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.5

Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1955 Nationals
.372
2005 Spurs
.453

3-Point %
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.363

Free Throw %
1955 Nationals
.750
2005 Spurs
.724

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1955 Nationals
97.2
2005 Spurs
96.9

Rebounds
1955 Nationals
55.5
2005 Spurs
42.1

Assists
1955 Nationals
25.6
2005 Spurs
18.4

Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.6

Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1955 Nationals
.363
2005 Spurs
.454

3-Point %
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.389

Free Throw %
1955 Nationals
.741
2005 Spurs
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1955 Nationals
18.5 ppg
2005 Spurs
20.3 ppg
Rebounds
1955 Nationals
12.3 rpg
2005 Spurs
11.1 rpg
Assists
1955 Nationals
6.7 apg
2005 Spurs
6.1 apg
Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1955 Nationals
19.0 ppg
2005 Spurs
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1955 Nationals
12.8 rpg
2005 Spurs
12.4 rpg
Assists
1955 Nationals
6.8 apg
2005 Spurs
4.3 apg
Steals
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.2 spg
Blocks
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
2.3 bpg

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