1969 Boston Celtics vs. 2005 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1968-69 Celtics and the 2004-05 Spurs, 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
2005 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1969 Celtics
48 - 34
2005 Spurs
59 - 23

Winning %
1969 Celtics
.585
2005 Spurs
.720

Longest Streaks
1969 Celtics
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 5
2005 Spurs
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1969 Celtics
2005 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1969 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2005 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1969 Celtics
12 - 6
2005 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
1969 Celtics
.667
2005 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1969 Celtics
2005 Spurs

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
2005 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bruce Bowen, Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
1969 Celtics
-
none
2005 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1969 Celtics
111.0
2005 Spurs
96.2

Rebounds
1969 Celtics
59.0
2005 Spurs
42.4

Assists
1969 Celtics
23.8
2005 Spurs
21.6

Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.5

Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1969 Celtics
.431
2005 Spurs
.453

3-Point %
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.363

Free Throw %
1969 Celtics
.729
2005 Spurs
.724

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1969 Celtics
107.8
2005 Spurs
96.9

Rebounds
1969 Celtics
54.8
2005 Spurs
42.1

Assists
1969 Celtics
21.3
2005 Spurs
18.4

Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.6

Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1969 Celtics
.443
2005 Spurs
.454

3-Point %
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.389

Free Throw %
1969 Celtics
.756
2005 Spurs
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1969 Celtics
21.6 ppg
2005 Spurs
20.3 ppg
Rebounds
1969 Celtics
19.3 rpg
2005 Spurs
11.1 rpg
Assists
1969 Celtics
5.4 apg
2005 Spurs
6.1 apg
Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1969 Celtics
25.4 ppg
2005 Spurs
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1969 Celtics
20.5 rpg
2005 Spurs
12.4 rpg
Assists
1969 Celtics
5.6 apg
2005 Spurs
4.3 apg
Steals
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.2 spg
Blocks
1969 Celtics
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
2.3 bpg

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