1962 Boston Celtics vs. 1963 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1961-62 Celtics and the 1962-63 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
1962 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1963 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1962 Celtics
60 - 20
1963 Celtics
58 - 22

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.750
1963 Celtics
.725

Longest Streaks
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
1963 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1963 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1963 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1962 Celtics
8 - 6
1963 Celtics
8 - 5

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.571
1963 Celtics
.615

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1963 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1962 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
1963 Celtics
5 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn
All-Rookie 1st Team: John Havlicek
NBA Leaders
1962 Celtics
-
none
1963 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
121.1
1963 Celtics
118.8

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
76.0
1963 Celtics
72.7

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.6
1963 Celtics
24.5

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.423
1963 Celtics
.427

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.728
1963 Celtics
.725

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
114.9
1963 Celtics
118.1

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
66.7
1963 Celtics
68.7

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.7
1963 Celtics
24.3

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.407
1963 Celtics
.422

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.734
1963 Celtics
.744


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
1963 Celtics
19.7 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
1963 Celtics
23.6 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
1963 Celtics
6.8 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
1963 Celtics
24.7 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
1963 Celtics
25.1 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
1963 Celtics
8.9 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1963 Celtics
-
n/a *

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