1966 Boston Celtics vs. 1973 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1965-66 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
1966 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1973 Knicks
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1966 Celtics
54 - 26
1973 Knicks
57 - 25

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.675
1973 Knicks
.695

Longest Streaks
1966 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
1973 Knicks
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1973 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1966 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1973 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1966 Celtics
11 - 6
1973 Knicks
12 - 5

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.647
1973 Knicks
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1973 Knicks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1966 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Sam Jones, Bill Russell
1973 Knicks
4 -
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
All-NBA 2nd Team: Walt Frazier
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier
NBA Leaders
1966 Celtics
-
none
1973 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
112.7
1973 Knicks
105.0

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
69.9
1973 Knicks
47.3

Assists
1966 Celtics
22.4
1973 Knicks
26.7

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.417
1973 Knicks
.467

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.739
1973 Knicks
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
115.8
1973 Knicks
103.8

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
67.8
1973 Knicks
44.5

Assists
1966 Celtics
21.6
1973 Knicks
23.3

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.435
1973 Knicks
.484

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.767
1973 Knicks
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1966 Celtics
23.5 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.1 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
22.8 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.2 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
6.3 apg
1973 Knicks
5.9 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1966 Celtics
24.8 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.9 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
25.2 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.5 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
5.0 apg
1973 Knicks
6.2 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1966 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.