1960 Boston Celtics vs. 1976 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1959-60 Celtics and the 1975-76 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
1976 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1960 Celtics
59 - 16
1976 Celtics
54 - 28

Winning %
1960 Celtics
.787
1976 Celtics
.659

Longest Streaks
1960 Celtics
Winning Streak: 17
Losing Streak: 3
1976 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1960 Celtics
1976 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1960 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1976 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1960 Celtics
8 - 5
1976 Celtics
12 - 6

Winning %
1960 Celtics
.615
1976 Celtics
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1960 Celtics
1976 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
1976 Celtics
6 -
Finals MVP: Jo Jo White
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Paul Silas
NBA Leaders
1960 Celtics
1 -
Assists Leader: Bob Cousy
1976 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1960 Celtics
124.5
1976 Celtics
106.2

Rebounds
1960 Celtics
80.2
1976 Celtics
52.9

Assists
1960 Celtics
24.7
1976 Celtics
24.1

Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
6.8

Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
3.2

3-Pointers Made
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1960 Celtics
.417
1976 Celtics
.446

3-Point %
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1960 Celtics
.734
1976 Celtics
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1960 Celtics
113.2
1976 Celtics
100.7

Rebounds
1960 Celtics
77.2
1976 Celtics
50.1

Assists
1960 Celtics
20.6
1976 Celtics
22.6

Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
6.2

Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
2.3

3-Pointers Made
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1960 Celtics
.392
1976 Celtics
.435

3-Point %
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1960 Celtics
.764
1976 Celtics
.802


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1960 Celtics
21.7 ppg
1976 Celtics
19.0 ppg
Rebounds
1960 Celtics
24.0 rpg
1976 Celtics
16.0 rpg
Assists
1960 Celtics
9.5 apg
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
0.9 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1960 Celtics
21.8 ppg
1976 Celtics
22.7 ppg
Rebounds
1960 Celtics
25.8 rpg
1976 Celtics
16.4 rpg
Assists
1960 Celtics
8.9 apg
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
Steals
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
Blocks
1960 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
0.7 bpg

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