1959 Boston Celtics vs. 1964 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1958-59 Celtics and the 1963-64 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
1959 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1964 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1959 Celtics
52 - 20
1964 Celtics
59 - 21

Winning %
1959 Celtics
.722
1964 Celtics
.738

Longest Streaks
1959 Celtics
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
1964 Celtics
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1959 Celtics
1964 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1959 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1964 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1959 Celtics
8 - 3
1964 Celtics
8 - 2

Winning %
1959 Celtics
.727
1964 Celtics
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1959 Celtics
1964 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1959 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy, Bill Russell, Bill Sharman
1964 Celtics
3 -
NBA Leaders
1959 Celtics
2 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1964 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1959 Celtics
116.4
1964 Celtics
113.0

Rebounds
1959 Celtics
77.8
1964 Celtics
71.7

Assists
1959 Celtics
21.8
1964 Celtics
22.0

Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1959 Celtics
.395
1964 Celtics
.413

3-Point %
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1959 Celtics
.766
1964 Celtics
.725

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1959 Celtics
123.3
1964 Celtics
103.4

Rebounds
1959 Celtics
82.6
1964 Celtics
73.6

Assists
1959 Celtics
26.1
1964 Celtics
22.1

Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1959 Celtics
.397
1964 Celtics
.393

3-Point %
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1959 Celtics
.746
1964 Celtics
.701


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1959 Celtics
20.4 ppg
1964 Celtics
19.9 ppg
Rebounds
1959 Celtics
23.0 rpg
1964 Celtics
24.7 rpg
Assists
1959 Celtics
8.6 apg
1964 Celtics
5.1 apg
Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1959 Celtics
23.2 ppg
1964 Celtics
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
1959 Celtics
27.7 rpg
1964 Celtics
27.2 rpg
Assists
1959 Celtics
10.8 apg
1964 Celtics
6.8 apg
Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *

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