1961 Boston Celtics vs. 2011 Dallas Mavericks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1960-61 Celtics and the 2010-11 Mavericks, 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
2011 Mavericks
in Western Conference
Season Record
1961 Celtics
57 - 22
2011 Mavericks
57 - 25

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.722
2011 Mavericks
.695

Longest Streaks
1961 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
2011 Mavericks
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
2011 Mavericks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1961 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2011 Mavericks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1961 Celtics
8 - 2
2011 Mavericks
16 - 5

Winning %
1961 Celtics
.800
2011 Mavericks
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1961 Celtics
2011 Mavericks

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
2011 Mavericks
3 -
Finals MVP: Dirk Nowitzki
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dirk Nowitzki
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Tyson Chandler
NBA Leaders
1961 Celtics
-
none
2011 Mavericks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
119.7
2011 Mavericks
100.2

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
77.6
2011 Mavericks
41.4

Assists
1961 Celtics
23.7
2011 Mavericks
23.8

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
6.8

Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
4.3

3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
7.9

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.398
2011 Mavericks
.475

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
.365

Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.735
2011 Mavericks
.777

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1961 Celtics
120.7
2011 Mavericks
98.2

Rebounds
1961 Celtics
82.1
2011 Mavericks
38.4

Assists
1961 Celtics
24.7
2011 Mavericks
20.1

Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
7.1

Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
4.1

3-Pointers Made
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
8.8

Percentages

Field Goal %
1961 Celtics
.413
2011 Mavericks
.461

3-Point %
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
.394

Free Throw %
1961 Celtics
.723
2011 Mavericks
.809


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1961 Celtics
21.3 ppg
2011 Mavericks
23.0 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
23.9 rpg
2011 Mavericks
9.4 rpg
Assists
1961 Celtics
7.7 apg
2011 Mavericks
8.2 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.7 spg
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.1 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1961 Celtics
19.7 ppg
2011 Mavericks
27.7 ppg
Rebounds
1961 Celtics
29.9 rpg
2011 Mavericks
9.2 rpg
Assists
1961 Celtics
9.1 apg
2011 Mavericks
7.3 apg
Steals
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.9 spg
Blocks
1961 Celtics
-
n/a *
2011 Mavericks
1.0 bpg

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