1966 Boston Celtics vs. 1951 Rochester Royals - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1965-66 Celtics and the 1950-51 Royals, 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
1966 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1951 Royals
in Western Division
Season Record
1966 Celtics
54 - 26
1951 Royals
41 - 27

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.675
1951 Royals
.603

Longest Streaks
1966 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
1951 Royals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1951 Royals

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1966 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1951 Royals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1966 Celtics
11 - 6
1951 Royals
9 - 5

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.647
1951 Royals
.643

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1951 Royals

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1966 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Sam Jones, Bill Russell
1951 Royals
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Davies
NBA Leaders
1966 Celtics
-
none
1951 Royals
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
112.7
1951 Royals
84.6

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
69.9
1951 Royals
44.3

Assists
1966 Celtics
22.4
1951 Royals
20.1

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.417
1951 Royals
.378

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.739
1951 Royals
.753

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
115.8
1951 Royals
83.9

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
67.8
1951 Royals
53.8

Assists
1966 Celtics
21.6
1951 Royals
23.5

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.435
1951 Royals
.392

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.767
1951 Royals
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1966 Celtics
23.5 ppg
1951 Royals
16.3 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
22.8 rpg
1951 Royals
12.0 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
6.3 apg
1951 Royals
4.6 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1966 Celtics
24.8 ppg
1951 Royals
19.5 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
25.2 rpg
1951 Royals
14.0 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
5.0 apg
1951 Royals
5.4 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1951 Royals
-
n/a *

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