1957 Boston Celtics vs. 1960 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1956-57 Celtics and the 1959-60 Celtics, 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
1957 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1960 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1957 Celtics
44 - 28
1960 Celtics
59 - 16

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.611
1960 Celtics
.787

Longest Streaks
1957 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
1960 Celtics
Winning Streak: 17
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1960 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1957 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1960 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1957 Celtics
7 - 3
1960 Celtics
8 - 5

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.700
1960 Celtics
.615

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1960 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1957 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bob Cousy
Rookie of the Year: Tom Heinsohn
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy, Bill Sharman
1960 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bill Russell, Bill Sharman
NBA Leaders
1957 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1960 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
105.5
1960 Celtics
124.5

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
68.9
1960 Celtics
80.2

Assists
1957 Celtics
20.3
1960 Celtics
24.7

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.383
1960 Celtics
.417

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.750
1960 Celtics
.734

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
111.7
1960 Celtics
113.2

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
72.9
1960 Celtics
77.2

Assists
1957 Celtics
22.9
1960 Celtics
20.6

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.369
1960 Celtics
.392

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.715
1960 Celtics
.764


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1957 Celtics
21.1 ppg
1960 Celtics
21.7 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
19.6 rpg
1960 Celtics
24.0 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
7.5 apg
1960 Celtics
9.5 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1957 Celtics
22.9 ppg
1960 Celtics
21.8 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
24.4 rpg
1960 Celtics
25.8 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
9.3 apg
1960 Celtics
8.9 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *

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