1968 Boston Celtics vs. 2020 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1967-68 Celtics and the 2019-20 Lakers, 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
1968 Celtics
in Eastern Division
2020 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1968 Celtics
54 - 28
2020 Lakers
52 - 19

Winning %
1968 Celtics
.659
2020 Lakers
.732

Longest Streaks
1968 Celtics
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 4
2020 Lakers
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1968 Celtics
2020 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1968 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2020 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1968 Celtics
12 - 7
2020 Lakers
16 - 5

Winning %
1968 Celtics
.632
2020 Lakers
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1968 Celtics
2020 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1968 Celtics
2 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Bill Russell
2020 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: LeBron James
All-NBA 1st Team: Anthony Davis, LeBron James
All-Defensive 1st Team: Anthony Davis
NBA Leaders
1968 Celtics
-
none
2020 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: LeBron James
Hall of Famers
1968 Celtics
2020 Lakers
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1968 Celtics
116.1
2020 Lakers
113.4

Rebounds
1968 Celtics
69.1
2020 Lakers
45.7

Assists
1968 Celtics
21.9
2020 Lakers
25.4

Steals
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
8.6

Blocks
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
11.0

Percentages

Field Goal %
1968 Celtics
.440
2020 Lakers
.480

3-Point %
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
.349

Free Throw %
1968 Celtics
.721
2020 Lakers
.729

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1968 Celtics
114.6
2020 Lakers
112.8

Rebounds
1968 Celtics
68.5
2020 Lakers
44.1

Assists
1968 Celtics
22.6
2020 Lakers
25.6

Steals
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
8.0

Blocks
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
5.3

3-Pointers Made
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
12.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1968 Celtics
.451
2020 Lakers
.489

3-Point %
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
.354

Free Throw %
1968 Celtics
.731
2020 Lakers
.758


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1968 Celtics
21.3 ppg
2020 Lakers
26.1 ppg
Rebounds
1968 Celtics
18.6 rpg
2020 Lakers
9.3 rpg
Assists
1968 Celtics
4.7 apg
2020 Lakers
10.2 apg
Steals
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
2.3 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1968 Celtics
25.9 ppg
2020 Lakers
27.7 ppg
Rebounds
1968 Celtics
22.8 rpg
2020 Lakers
10.8 rpg
Assists
1968 Celtics
7.5 apg
2020 Lakers
8.8 apg
Steals
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
1.4 spg
Blocks
1968 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
1.4 bpg

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