1957 Boston Celtics vs. 1965 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1956-57 Celtics and the 1964-65 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
1965 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1957 Celtics
44 - 28
1965 Celtics
62 - 18

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.611
1965 Celtics
.775

Longest Streaks
1957 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
1965 Celtics
Winning Streak: 16
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1965 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1957 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1965 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1957 Celtics
7 - 3
1965 Celtics
8 - 4

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.700
1965 Celtics
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1965 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
1965 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
Coach of the Year: Red Auerbach
All-NBA 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Sam Jones
NBA Leaders
1957 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1965 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
105.5
1965 Celtics
112.8

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
68.9
1965 Celtics
71.9

Assists
1957 Celtics
20.3
1965 Celtics
22.2

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.383
1965 Celtics
.414

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.750
1965 Celtics
.731

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
111.7
1965 Celtics
116.8

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
72.9
1965 Celtics
72.3

Assists
1957 Celtics
22.9
1965 Celtics
23.6

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.369
1965 Celtics
.414

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.715
1965 Celtics
.744


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1957 Celtics
21.1 ppg
1965 Celtics
25.9 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
19.6 rpg
1965 Celtics
24.1 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
7.5 apg
1965 Celtics
5.6 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1957 Celtics
22.9 ppg
1965 Celtics
28.6 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
24.4 rpg
1965 Celtics
25.2 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
9.3 apg
1965 Celtics
6.3 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *

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