1960 Boston Celtics vs. 1962 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1959-60 Celtics and the 1961-62 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
1960 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1962 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1960 Celtics
59 - 16
1962 Celtics
60 - 20

Winning %
1960 Celtics
.787
1962 Celtics
.750

Longest Streaks
1960 Celtics
Winning Streak: 17
Losing Streak: 3
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1960 Celtics
1962 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1960 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1960 Celtics
8 - 5
1962 Celtics
8 - 6

Winning %
1960 Celtics
.615
1962 Celtics
.571

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1960 Celtics
1962 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1960 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bill Russell, Bill Sharman
1962 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
NBA Leaders
1960 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1962 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1960 Celtics
124.5
1962 Celtics
121.1

Rebounds
1960 Celtics
80.2
1962 Celtics
76.0

Assists
1960 Celtics
24.7
1962 Celtics
25.6

Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1960 Celtics
.417
1962 Celtics
.423

3-Point %
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1960 Celtics
.734
1962 Celtics
.728

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1960 Celtics
113.2
1962 Celtics
114.9

Rebounds
1960 Celtics
77.2
1962 Celtics
66.7

Assists
1960 Celtics
20.6
1962 Celtics
25.7

Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1960 Celtics
.392
1962 Celtics
.407

3-Point %
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1960 Celtics
.764
1962 Celtics
.734


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1960 Celtics
21.7 ppg
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
Rebounds
1960 Celtics
24.0 rpg
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
Assists
1960 Celtics
9.5 apg
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1960 Celtics
21.8 ppg
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
Rebounds
1960 Celtics
25.8 rpg
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
Assists
1960 Celtics
8.9 apg
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *

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