1971 Milwaukee Bucks vs. 1952 Minneapolis Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1970-71 Bucks and the 1951-52 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
1971 Bucks
in Western Conference
1952 Lakers
in Western Division
Season Record
1971 Bucks
66 - 16
1952 Lakers
40 - 26

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.805
1952 Lakers
.606

Longest Streaks
1971 Bucks
Winning Streak: 20
Losing Streak: 3
1952 Lakers
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1971 Bucks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1952 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1971 Bucks
12 - 2
1952 Lakers
9 - 4

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.857
1952 Lakers
.692

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1971 Bucks
5 -
Season MVP: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
Finals MVP: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
All-NBA 1st Team: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
All-NBA 2nd Team: Oscar Robertson
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
1952 Lakers
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen, Jim Pollard
NBA Leaders
1971 Bucks
1 -
Scoring Leader: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
1952 Lakers
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
118.4
1952 Lakers
85.6

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.0
1952 Lakers
53.7

Assists
1971 Bucks
27.4
1952 Lakers
21.0

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.509
1952 Lakers
.367

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.742
1952 Lakers
.748

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
109.1
1952 Lakers
82.3

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.8
1952 Lakers
45.9

Assists
1971 Bucks
25.6
1952 Lakers
18.5

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.497
1952 Lakers
.403

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.721
1952 Lakers
.742


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers
23.8 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers
13.5 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.2 apg
1952 Lakers
3.8 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1952 Lakers
15.9 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.9 apg
1952 Lakers
4.3 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *

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