1962 Boston Celtics vs. 1964 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1961-62 Celtics and the 1963-64 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
1964 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1962 Celtics
60 - 20
1964 Celtics
59 - 21

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.750
1964 Celtics
.738

Longest Streaks
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
1964 Celtics
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1964 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1964 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1962 Celtics
8 - 6
1964 Celtics
8 - 2

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.571
1964 Celtics
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1964 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
1964 Celtics
3 -
NBA Leaders
1962 Celtics
-
none
1964 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
121.1
1964 Celtics
113.0

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
76.0
1964 Celtics
71.7

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.6
1964 Celtics
22.0

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.423
1964 Celtics
.413

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.728
1964 Celtics
.725

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
114.9
1964 Celtics
103.4

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
66.7
1964 Celtics
73.6

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.7
1964 Celtics
22.1

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.407
1964 Celtics
.393

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.734
1964 Celtics
.701


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
1964 Celtics
19.9 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
1964 Celtics
24.7 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
1964 Celtics
5.1 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
1964 Celtics
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
1964 Celtics
27.2 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
1964 Celtics
6.8 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *

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