1970 New York Knicks vs. 2005 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1969-70 Knicks 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
1970 Knicks
in Eastern Division
2005 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1970 Knicks
60 - 22
2005 Spurs
59 - 23

Winning %
1970 Knicks
.732
2005 Spurs
.720

Longest Streaks
1970 Knicks
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 4
2005 Spurs
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1970 Knicks
2005 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1970 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2005 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1970 Knicks
12 - 7
2005 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
1970 Knicks
.632
2005 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1970 Knicks
2005 Spurs

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
2005 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bruce Bowen, Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
1970 Knicks
-
none
2005 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1970 Knicks
115.0
2005 Spurs
96.2

Rebounds
1970 Knicks
48.9
2005 Spurs
42.4

Assists
1970 Knicks
26.0
2005 Spurs
21.6

Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.5

Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1970 Knicks
.477
2005 Spurs
.453

3-Point %
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.363

Free Throw %
1970 Knicks
.733
2005 Spurs
.724

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1970 Knicks
110.5
2005 Spurs
96.9

Rebounds
1970 Knicks
50.0
2005 Spurs
42.1

Assists
1970 Knicks
23.7
2005 Spurs
18.4

Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.6

Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
7.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1970 Knicks
.457
2005 Spurs
.454

3-Point %
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
.389

Free Throw %
1970 Knicks
.758
2005 Spurs
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1970 Knicks
21.7 ppg
2005 Spurs
20.3 ppg
Rebounds
1970 Knicks
13.9 rpg
2005 Spurs
11.1 rpg
Assists
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
2005 Spurs
6.1 apg
Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1970 Knicks
23.7 ppg
2005 Spurs
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1970 Knicks
13.8 rpg
2005 Spurs
12.4 rpg
Assists
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
2005 Spurs
4.3 apg
Steals
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
2005 Spurs
1.2 spg
Blocks
1970 Knicks
-
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.