1965 Boston Celtics vs. 1973 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1964-65 Celtics and the 1972-73 Knicks, 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
1965 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1973 Knicks
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1965 Celtics
62 - 18
1973 Knicks
57 - 25

Winning %
1965 Celtics
.775
1973 Knicks
.695

Longest Streaks
1965 Celtics
Winning Streak: 16
Losing Streak: 3
1973 Knicks
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1965 Celtics
1973 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1965 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1973 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1965 Celtics
8 - 4
1973 Knicks
12 - 5

Winning %
1965 Celtics
.667
1973 Knicks
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1965 Celtics
1973 Knicks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1965 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
Coach of the Year: Red Auerbach
All-NBA 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Sam Jones
1973 Knicks
4 -
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
All-NBA 2nd Team: Walt Frazier
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier
NBA Leaders
1965 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
1973 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1965 Celtics
112.8
1973 Knicks
105.0

Rebounds
1965 Celtics
71.9
1973 Knicks
47.3

Assists
1965 Celtics
22.2
1973 Knicks
26.7

Steals
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1965 Celtics
.414
1973 Knicks
.467

3-Point %
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1965 Celtics
.731
1973 Knicks
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1965 Celtics
116.8
1973 Knicks
103.8

Rebounds
1965 Celtics
72.3
1973 Knicks
44.5

Assists
1965 Celtics
23.6
1973 Knicks
23.3

Steals
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1965 Celtics
.414
1973 Knicks
.484

3-Point %
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1965 Celtics
.744
1973 Knicks
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1965 Celtics
25.9 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.1 ppg
Rebounds
1965 Celtics
24.1 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.2 rpg
Assists
1965 Celtics
5.6 apg
1973 Knicks
5.9 apg
Steals
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1965 Celtics
28.6 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.9 ppg
Rebounds
1965 Celtics
25.2 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.5 rpg
Assists
1965 Celtics
6.3 apg
1973 Knicks
6.2 apg
Steals
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

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