1957 Boston Celtics vs. 1969 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1956-57 Celtics and the 1968-69 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
1969 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1957 Celtics
44 - 28
1969 Celtics
48 - 34

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.611
1969 Celtics
.585

Longest Streaks
1957 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
1969 Celtics
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 5
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1969 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1957 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1969 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1957 Celtics
7 - 3
1969 Celtics
12 - 6

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.700
1969 Celtics
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
1969 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
1969 Celtics
4 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-Defensive 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Tom Sanders
NBA Leaders
1957 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1969 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
105.5
1969 Celtics
111.0

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
68.9
1969 Celtics
59.0

Assists
1957 Celtics
20.3
1969 Celtics
23.8

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.383
1969 Celtics
.431

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.750
1969 Celtics
.729

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
111.7
1969 Celtics
107.8

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
72.9
1969 Celtics
54.8

Assists
1957 Celtics
22.9
1969 Celtics
21.3

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.369
1969 Celtics
.443

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.715
1969 Celtics
.756


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1957 Celtics
21.1 ppg
1969 Celtics
21.6 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
19.6 rpg
1969 Celtics
19.3 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
7.5 apg
1969 Celtics
5.4 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1957 Celtics
22.9 ppg
1969 Celtics
25.4 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
24.4 rpg
1969 Celtics
20.5 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
9.3 apg
1969 Celtics
5.6 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *

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