1959 Boston Celtics vs. 2018 Golden State Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1958-59 Celtics and the 2017-18 Warriors, 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
2018 Warriors
in Western Conference
Season Record
1959 Celtics
52 - 20
2018 Warriors
58 - 24

Winning %
1959 Celtics
.722
2018 Warriors
.707

Longest Streaks
1959 Celtics
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
2018 Warriors
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1959 Celtics
2018 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1959 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2018 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1959 Celtics
8 - 3
2018 Warriors
16 - 5

Winning %
1959 Celtics
.727
2018 Warriors
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1959 Celtics
2018 Warriors

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1959 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy, Bill Russell, Bill Sharman
2018 Warriors
4 -
Finals MVP: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 1st Team: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 3rd Team: Stephen Curry
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Draymond Green
NBA Leaders
1959 Celtics
2 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
2018 Warriors
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1959 Celtics
116.4
2018 Warriors
113.5

Rebounds
1959 Celtics
77.8
2018 Warriors
43.5

Assists
1959 Celtics
21.8
2018 Warriors
29.3

Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
8.0

Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
7.5

3-Pointers Made
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
11.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1959 Celtics
.395
2018 Warriors
.503

3-Point %
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
.391

Free Throw %
1959 Celtics
.766
2018 Warriors
.815

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1959 Celtics
123.3
2018 Warriors
110.4

Rebounds
1959 Celtics
82.6
2018 Warriors
45.0

Assists
1959 Celtics
26.1
2018 Warriors
26.0

Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
7.9

Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
11.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1959 Celtics
.397
2018 Warriors
.480

3-Point %
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
.357

Free Throw %
1959 Celtics
.746
2018 Warriors
.822


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1959 Celtics
20.4 ppg
2018 Warriors
26.4 ppg
Rebounds
1959 Celtics
23.0 rpg
2018 Warriors
7.6 rpg
Assists
1959 Celtics
8.6 apg
2018 Warriors
7.3 apg
Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
1.6 spg
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
1.8 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1959 Celtics
23.2 ppg
2018 Warriors
29.0 ppg
Rebounds
1959 Celtics
27.7 rpg
2018 Warriors
10.6 rpg
Assists
1959 Celtics
10.8 apg
2018 Warriors
8.1 apg
Steals
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1959 Celtics
-
n/a *
2018 Warriors
1.5 bpg

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