1966 Boston Celtics vs. 1976 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1965-66 Celtics and the 1975-76 Celtics, 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
1976 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1966 Celtics
54 - 26
1976 Celtics
54 - 28

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.675
1976 Celtics
.659

Longest Streaks
1966 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
1976 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1976 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1966 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1976 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1966 Celtics
11 - 6
1976 Celtics
12 - 6

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.647
1976 Celtics
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
1976 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1966 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Sam Jones, Bill Russell
1976 Celtics
6 -
Finals MVP: Jo Jo White
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Paul Silas
NBA Leaders
1966 Celtics
-
none
1976 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
112.7
1976 Celtics
106.2

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
69.9
1976 Celtics
52.9

Assists
1966 Celtics
22.4
1976 Celtics
24.1

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
6.8

Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
3.2

3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.417
1976 Celtics
.446

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.739
1976 Celtics
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
115.8
1976 Celtics
100.7

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
67.8
1976 Celtics
50.1

Assists
1966 Celtics
21.6
1976 Celtics
22.6

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
6.2

Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
2.3

3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.435
1976 Celtics
.435

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.767
1976 Celtics
.802


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1966 Celtics
23.5 ppg
1976 Celtics
19.0 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
22.8 rpg
1976 Celtics
16.0 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
6.3 apg
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
0.9 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1966 Celtics
24.8 ppg
1976 Celtics
22.7 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
25.2 rpg
1976 Celtics
16.4 rpg
Assists
1966 Celtics
5.0 apg
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
1976 Celtics
0.7 bpg

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