1962 Boston Celtics vs. 1994 Houston Rockets - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1961-62 Celtics and the 1993-94 Rockets, 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
1994 Rockets
in Western Conference
Season Record
1962 Celtics
60 - 20
1994 Rockets
58 - 24

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.750
1994 Rockets
.707

Longest Streaks
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
1994 Rockets
Winning Streak: 15
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1994 Rockets

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1994 Rockets
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1962 Celtics
8 - 6
1994 Rockets
15 - 8

Winning %
1962 Celtics
.571
1994 Rockets
.652

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1962 Celtics
1994 Rockets

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1962 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
1994 Rockets
5 -
Season MVP: Hakeem Olajuwon
Finals MVP: Hakeem Olajuwon
Defensive Player: Hakeem Olajuwon
All-NBA 1st Team: Hakeem Olajuwon
All-Defensive 1st Team: Hakeem Olajuwon
NBA Leaders
1962 Celtics
-
none
1994 Rockets
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
121.1
1994 Rockets
101.1

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
76.0
1994 Rockets
43.2

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.6
1994 Rockets
25.5

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
8.7

Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
5.9

3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
5.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.423
1994 Rockets
.475

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
.334

Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.728
1994 Rockets
.743

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1962 Celtics
114.9
1994 Rockets
97.1

Rebounds
1962 Celtics
66.7
1994 Rockets
41.4

Assists
1962 Celtics
25.7
1994 Rockets
24.8

Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
7.3

Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
6.2

3-Pointers Made
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
6.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1962 Celtics
.407
1994 Rockets
.461

3-Point %
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
.363

Free Throw %
1962 Celtics
.734
1994 Rockets
.767


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
1994 Rockets
27.3 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
1994 Rockets
11.9 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
1994 Rockets
5.1 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
1.7 spg
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
3.7 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
1994 Rockets
28.9 ppg
Rebounds
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
1994 Rockets
11.0 rpg
Assists
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
1994 Rockets
4.3 apg
Steals
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
1.7 spg
Blocks
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
1994 Rockets
4.0 bpg

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