1969 Boston Celtics vs. 1982 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1968-69 Celtics and the 1981-82 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
1969 Celtics
in Eastern Division
1982 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1969 Celtics
48 - 34
1982 Lakers
57 - 25

Winning %
1969 Celtics
.585
1982 Lakers
.695

Longest Streaks
1969 Celtics
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 5
1982 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1969 Celtics
1982 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1969 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1982 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1969 Celtics
12 - 6
1982 Lakers
12 - 2

Winning %
1969 Celtics
.667
1982 Lakers
.857

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1969 Celtics
1982 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1969 Celtics
4 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-Defensive 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Tom Sanders
1982 Lakers
3 -
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
All-NBA 2nd Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
NBA Leaders
1969 Celtics
-
none
1982 Lakers
1 -
Steals Leader: Magic Johnson
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1969 Celtics
111.0
1982 Lakers
114.6

Rebounds
1969 Celtics
59.0
1982 Lakers
45.9

Assists
1969 Celtics
23.8
1982 Lakers
28.7

Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
10.3

Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
6.3

3-Pointers Made
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1969 Celtics
.431
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.138

Free Throw %
1969 Celtics
.729
1982 Lakers
.717

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1969 Celtics
107.8
1982 Lakers
115.4

Rebounds
1969 Celtics
54.8
1982 Lakers
47.9

Assists
1969 Celtics
21.3
1982 Lakers
31.4

Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
10.0

Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
7.4

3-Pointers Made
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1969 Celtics
.443
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.167

Free Throw %
1969 Celtics
.756
1982 Lakers
.723


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1969 Celtics
21.6 ppg
1982 Lakers
Rebounds
1969 Celtics
19.3 rpg
1982 Lakers
9.6 rpg
Assists
1969 Celtics
5.4 apg
1982 Lakers
9.5 apg
Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
2.7 spg
Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1969 Celtics
25.4 ppg
1982 Lakers
20.4 ppg
Rebounds
1969 Celtics
20.5 rpg
1982 Lakers
11.3 rpg
Assists
1969 Celtics
5.6 apg
1982 Lakers
9.3 apg
Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
2.9 spg
Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers

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