1957 Boston Celtics vs. 2011 Dallas Mavericks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1956-57 Celtics and the 2010-11 Mavericks, 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
2011 Mavericks
in Western Conference
Season Record
1957 Celtics
44 - 28
2011 Mavericks
57 - 25

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.611
2011 Mavericks
.695

Longest Streaks
1957 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
2011 Mavericks
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
2011 Mavericks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1957 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2011 Mavericks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1957 Celtics
7 - 3
2011 Mavericks
16 - 5

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.700
2011 Mavericks
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
2011 Mavericks

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
2011 Mavericks
3 -
Finals MVP: Dirk Nowitzki
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dirk Nowitzki
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Tyson Chandler
NBA Leaders
1957 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
2011 Mavericks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
105.5
2011 Mavericks
100.2

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
68.9
2011 Mavericks
41.4

Assists
1957 Celtics
20.3
2011 Mavericks
23.8

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
6.8

Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
4.3

3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
7.9

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.383
2011 Mavericks
.475

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
.365

Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.750
2011 Mavericks
.777

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
111.7
2011 Mavericks
98.2

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
72.9
2011 Mavericks
38.4

Assists
1957 Celtics
22.9
2011 Mavericks
20.1

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
7.1

Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
4.1

3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
8.8

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.369
2011 Mavericks
.461

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
.394

Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.715
2011 Mavericks
.809


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1957 Celtics
21.1 ppg
2011 Mavericks
23.0 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
19.6 rpg
2011 Mavericks
9.4 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
7.5 apg
2011 Mavericks
8.2 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.7 spg
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.1 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1957 Celtics
22.9 ppg
2011 Mavericks
27.7 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
24.4 rpg
2011 Mavericks
9.2 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
9.3 apg
2011 Mavericks
7.3 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.9 spg
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.0 bpg

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