1970 New York Knicks vs. 1979 Seattle Supersonics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1969-70 Knicks and the 1978-79 Supersonics, 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
1970 Knicks
in Eastern Division
1979 Supersonics
in Western Conference
Season Record
1970 Knicks
60 - 22
1979 Supersonics
52 - 30

Winning %
1970 Knicks
.732
1979 Supersonics
.634

Longest Streaks
1970 Knicks
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 4
1979 Supersonics
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1970 Knicks
1979 Supersonics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1970 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1979 Supersonics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1970 Knicks
12 - 7
1979 Supersonics
12 - 5

Winning %
1970 Knicks
.632
1979 Supersonics
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1970 Knicks
1979 Supersonics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1970 Knicks
8 -
Season MVP: Willis Reed
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
Coach of the Year: Red Holzman
All-NBA 1st Team: Walt Frazier, Willis Reed
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier, Willis Reed
1979 Supersonics
2 -
Finals MVP: Dennis Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dennis Johnson
NBA Leaders
1970 Knicks
-
none
1979 Supersonics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1970 Knicks
115.0
1979 Supersonics
106.6

Rebounds
1970 Knicks
48.9
1979 Supersonics
47.6

Assists
1970 Knicks
26.0
1979 Supersonics
24.1

Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
8.4

Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
4.9

3-Pointers Made
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1970 Knicks
.477
1979 Supersonics
.468

3-Point %
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1970 Knicks
.733
1979 Supersonics
.754

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1970 Knicks
110.5
1979 Supersonics
104.6

Rebounds
1970 Knicks
50.0
1979 Supersonics
48.3

Assists
1970 Knicks
23.7
1979 Supersonics
22.2

Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
8.3

Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1970 Knicks
.457
1979 Supersonics
.461

3-Point %
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1970 Knicks
.758
1979 Supersonics
.718


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1970 Knicks
21.7 ppg
1979 Supersonics
19.2 ppg
Rebounds
1970 Knicks
13.9 rpg
1979 Supersonics
12.4 rpg
Assists
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
1979 Supersonics
4.4 apg
Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
2.1 spg
Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1970 Knicks
23.7 ppg
1979 Supersonics
26.6 ppg
Rebounds
1970 Knicks
13.8 rpg
1979 Supersonics
11.7 rpg
Assists
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
1979 Supersonics
5.4 apg
Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
2.0 spg
Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
1979 Supersonics
1.5 bpg

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