1957 Boston Celtics vs. 2013 Miami Heat - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1956-57 Celtics and the 2012-13 Heat, 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
2013 Heat
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1957 Celtics
44 - 28
2013 Heat
66 - 16

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.611
2013 Heat
.805

Longest Streaks
1957 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
2013 Heat
Winning Streak: 27
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
2013 Heat

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1957 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2013 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1957 Celtics
7 - 3
2013 Heat
16 - 7

Winning %
1957 Celtics
.700
2013 Heat
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1957 Celtics
2013 Heat

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
2013 Heat
5 -
Season MVP: LeBron James
Finals MVP: LeBron James
All-NBA 1st Team: LeBron James
All-NBA 3rd Team: Dwyane Wade
All-Defensive 1st Team: LeBron James
NBA Leaders
1957 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
2013 Heat
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
105.5
2013 Heat
102.9

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
68.9
2013 Heat
38.6

Assists
1957 Celtics
20.3
2013 Heat
23.0

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
8.7

Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
5.4

3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
8.7

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.383
2013 Heat
.496

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
.396

Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.750
2013 Heat
.754

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1957 Celtics
111.7
2013 Heat
97.1

Rebounds
1957 Celtics
72.9
2013 Heat
38.1

Assists
1957 Celtics
22.9
2013 Heat
20.6

Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
8.3

Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
5.4

3-Pointers Made
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
7.7

Percentages

Field Goal %
1957 Celtics
.369
2013 Heat
.468

3-Point %
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
.381

Free Throw %
1957 Celtics
.715
2013 Heat
.766


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1957 Celtics
21.1 ppg
2013 Heat
26.8 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
19.6 rpg
2013 Heat
8.0 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
7.5 apg
2013 Heat
7.3 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
1.9 spg
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
1.4 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1957 Celtics
22.9 ppg
2013 Heat
25.9 ppg
Rebounds
1957 Celtics
24.4 rpg
2013 Heat
8.4 rpg
Assists
1957 Celtics
9.3 apg
2013 Heat
6.6 apg
Steals
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
1.8 spg
Blocks
1957 Celtics
-
n/a *
2013 Heat
1.6 bpg

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