1961 Boston Celtics vs. 1977 Portland Trail Blazers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1960-61 Celtics and the 1976-77 Trail Blazers, 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
1977 Trail Blazers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1961 Celtics
57 - 22
1977 Trail Blazers
49 - 33

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.722
1977 Trail Blazers
.598

Longest Streaks
1961 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
1977 Trail Blazers
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 5
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
1977 Trail Blazers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1961 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1977 Trail Blazers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1961 Celtics
8 - 2
1977 Trail Blazers
14 - 5

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.800
1977 Trail Blazers
.737

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
1977 Trail Blazers

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
1977 Trail Blazers
3 -
Finals MVP: Bill Walton
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bill Walton
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bill Walton
NBA Leaders
1961 Celtics
-
none
1977 Trail Blazers
2 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Walton
Blocks Leader: Bill Walton
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
119.7
1977 Trail Blazers
111.7

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
77.6
1977 Trail Blazers
48.3

Assists
1961 Celtics
23.7
1977 Trail Blazers
24.3

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
10.6

Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
6.0

3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.398
1977 Trail Blazers
.481

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.735
1977 Trail Blazers
.762

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
120.7
1977 Trail Blazers
107.4

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
82.1
1977 Trail Blazers
45.2

Assists
1961 Celtics
24.7
1977 Trail Blazers
27.7

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
10.8

Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
6.7

3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.413
1977 Trail Blazers
.493

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.723
1977 Trail Blazers
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1961 Celtics
21.3 ppg
1977 Trail Blazers
20.2 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
23.9 rpg
1977 Trail Blazers
14.4 rpg
Assists
1961 Celtics
7.7 apg
1977 Trail Blazers
4.1 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
2.2 spg
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
3.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1961 Celtics
19.7 ppg
1977 Trail Blazers
21.2 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
29.9 rpg
1977 Trail Blazers
15.2 rpg
Assists
1961 Celtics
9.1 apg
1977 Trail Blazers
5.5 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
2.5 spg
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
1977 Trail Blazers
3.4 bpg

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