1971 Milwaukee Bucks vs. 1962 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1970-71 Bucks and the 1961-62 Celtics, 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
1962 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1971 Bucks
66 - 16
1962 Celtics
60 - 20

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.805
1962 Celtics
.750

Longest Streaks
1971 Bucks
Winning Streak: 20
Losing Streak: 3
1962 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1971 Bucks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1962 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1971 Bucks
12 - 2
1962 Celtics
8 - 6

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.857
1962 Celtics
.571

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics

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
1962 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Bob Cousy, Tom Heinsohn, Bill Russell
NBA Leaders
1971 Bucks
1 -
Scoring Leader: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
1962 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
118.4
1962 Celtics
121.1

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.0
1962 Celtics
76.0

Assists
1971 Bucks
27.4
1962 Celtics
25.6

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.509
1962 Celtics
.423

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.742
1962 Celtics
.728

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
109.1
1962 Celtics
114.9

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.8
1962 Celtics
66.7

Assists
1971 Bucks
25.6
1962 Celtics
25.7

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.497
1962 Celtics
.407

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.721
1962 Celtics
.734


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics
22.1 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics
23.6 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.2 apg
1962 Celtics
7.8 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics
22.4 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1962 Celtics
26.4 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.9 apg
1962 Celtics
8.8 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1962 Celtics
-
n/a *

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