1966 Boston Celtics vs. 2006 Miami Heat - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1965-66 Celtics and the 2005-06 Heat, 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
2006 Heat
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1966 Celtics
54 - 26
2006 Heat
52 - 30

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.675
2006 Heat
.634

Longest Streaks
1966 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
2006 Heat
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
2006 Heat

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1966 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2006 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1966 Celtics
11 - 6
2006 Heat
16 - 7

Winning %
1966 Celtics
.647
2006 Heat
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1966 Celtics
2006 Heat

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1966 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Sam Jones, Bill Russell
2006 Heat
3 -
Finals MVP: Dwyane Wade
All-NBA 1st Team: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dwyane Wade
NBA Leaders
1966 Celtics
-
none
2006 Heat
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
112.7
2006 Heat
99.9

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
69.9
2006 Heat
43.1

Assists
1966 Celtics
22.4
2006 Heat
20.6

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.4

Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
5.4

3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.417
2006 Heat
.478

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.345

Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.739
2006 Heat
.700

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1966 Celtics
115.8
2006 Heat
96.3

Rebounds
1966 Celtics
67.8
2006 Heat
42.0

Assists
1966 Celtics
21.6
2006 Heat
17.5

Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
7.0

Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
4.6

3-Pointers Made
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1966 Celtics
.435
2006 Heat
.481

3-Point %
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.333

Free Throw %
1966 Celtics
.767
2006 Heat
.655


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1966 Celtics
23.5 ppg
2006 Heat
27.2 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
22.8 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1966 Celtics
6.3 apg
2006 Heat
6.7 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
1.9 spg
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
2.7 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1966 Celtics
24.8 ppg
2006 Heat
28.4 ppg
Rebounds
1966 Celtics
25.2 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1966 Celtics
5.0 apg
2006 Heat
5.7 apg
Steals
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
2.2 spg
Blocks
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat

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