1964 Boston Celtics vs. 2002 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1963-64 Celtics and the 2001-02 Lakers, 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
1964 Celtics
in Eastern Division
2002 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1964 Celtics
59 - 21
2002 Lakers
58 - 24

Winning %
1964 Celtics
.738
2002 Lakers
.707

Longest Streaks
1964 Celtics
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
2002 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1964 Celtics
2002 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1964 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2002 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1964 Celtics
8 - 2
2002 Lakers
15 - 4

Winning %
1964 Celtics
.800
2002 Lakers
.789

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1964 Celtics
2002 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1964 Celtics
3 -
2002 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 1st Team: Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Kobe Bryant
NBA Leaders
1964 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
2002 Lakers
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1964 Celtics
113.0
2002 Lakers
101.3

Rebounds
1964 Celtics
71.7
2002 Lakers
44.3

Assists
1964 Celtics
22.0
2002 Lakers
23.0

Steals
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
7.6

Blocks
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1964 Celtics
.413
2002 Lakers
.461

3-Point %
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
.354

Free Throw %
1964 Celtics
.725
2002 Lakers
.699

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1964 Celtics
103.4
2002 Lakers
97.8

Rebounds
1964 Celtics
73.6
2002 Lakers
45.4

Assists
1964 Celtics
22.1
2002 Lakers
19.6

Steals
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
6.8

Blocks
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
6.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1964 Celtics
.393
2002 Lakers
.444

3-Point %
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
.339

Free Throw %
1964 Celtics
.701
2002 Lakers
.721


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1964 Celtics
19.9 ppg
2002 Lakers
27.2 ppg
Rebounds
1964 Celtics
24.7 rpg
2002 Lakers
10.7 rpg
Assists
1964 Celtics
5.1 apg
2002 Lakers
5.5 apg
Steals
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1964 Celtics
23.2 ppg
2002 Lakers
28.5 ppg
Rebounds
1964 Celtics
27.2 rpg
2002 Lakers
12.6 rpg
Assists
1964 Celtics
6.8 apg
2002 Lakers
4.6 apg
Steals
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers
1.7 spg
Blocks
1964 Celtics
-
n/a *
2002 Lakers

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