1962 Boston Celtics vs. 1951 Rochester Royals - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1961-62 Celtics and the 1950-51 Royals, 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
1962 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1951 Royals
in Western Division
Season Record
1962 Celtics
60 - 20
1951 Royals
41 - 27

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.750
1951 Royals
.603

Longest Streaks
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
1951 Royals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1951 Royals

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1951 Royals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1962 Celtics
8 - 6
1951 Royals
9 - 5

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.571
1951 Royals
.643

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1951 Royals

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1962 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
1951 Royals
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Davies
NBA Leaders
1962 Celtics
-
none
1951 Royals
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
121.1
1951 Royals
84.6

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
76.0
1951 Royals
44.3

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.6
1951 Royals
20.1

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.423
1951 Royals
.378

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.728
1951 Royals
.753

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
114.9
1951 Royals
83.9

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
66.7
1951 Royals
53.8

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.7
1951 Royals
23.5

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.407
1951 Royals
.392

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.734
1951 Royals
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
1951 Royals
16.3 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
1951 Royals
12.0 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
1951 Royals
4.6 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
1951 Royals
19.5 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
1951 Royals
14.0 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
1951 Royals
5.4 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

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