1961 Boston Celtics vs. 1947 Philadelphia Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1960-61 Celtics and the 1946-47 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
1961 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1947 Warriors
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1961 Celtics
57 - 22
1947 Warriors
35 - 25

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.722
1947 Warriors
.583

Longest Streaks
1961 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
1947 Warriors
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1961 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1947 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1961 Celtics
8 - 2
1947 Warriors
8 - 2

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.800
1947 Warriors
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1961 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Cousy
All-NBA 2nd Team: Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
1947 Warriors
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Joe Fulks
NBA Leaders
1961 Celtics
-
none
1947 Warriors
1 -
Scoring Leader: Joe Fulks
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
119.7
1947 Warriors
68.6

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
77.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
1961 Celtics
23.7
1947 Warriors
5.7

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.398
1947 Warriors
.280

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.735
1947 Warriors
.688

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
120.7
1947 Warriors
75.3

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
82.1
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
1961 Celtics
24.7
1947 Warriors
5.2

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.413
1947 Warriors
.278

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.723
1947 Warriors
.772


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1961 Celtics
21.3 ppg
1947 Warriors
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
23.9 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
1961 Celtics
7.7 apg
1947 Warriors
1.7 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1961 Celtics
19.7 ppg
1947 Warriors
22.2 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
29.9 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
1961 Celtics
9.1 apg
1947 Warriors
1.6 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

Notes: * - Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.
- Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.
- Rebounds started to be recorded in 1950-51.