1971 Milwaukee Bucks vs. 1987 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1970-71 Bucks and the 1986-87 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
1987 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1971 Bucks
66 - 16
1987 Lakers
65 - 17

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.805
1987 Lakers
.793

Longest Streaks
1971 Bucks
Winning Streak: 20
Losing Streak: 3
1987 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1987 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1971 Bucks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1987 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1971 Bucks
12 - 2
1987 Lakers
15 - 3

Winning %
1971 Bucks
.857
1987 Lakers
.833

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1971 Bucks
1987 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
1987 Lakers
5 -
Season MVP: Magic Johnson
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
Defensive Player: Michael Cooper
All-NBA 1st Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
NBA Leaders
1971 Bucks
1 -
Scoring Leader: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
1987 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: Magic Johnson
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
118.4
1987 Lakers
117.8

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.0
1987 Lakers
44.4

Assists
1971 Bucks
27.4
1987 Lakers
29.6

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
8.9

Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
5.9

3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
2.0

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.509
1987 Lakers
.516

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
.367

Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.742
1987 Lakers
.789

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1971 Bucks
109.1
1987 Lakers
120.6

Rebounds
1971 Bucks
53.8
1987 Lakers
44.9

Assists
1971 Bucks
25.6
1987 Lakers
28.3

Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
7.9

Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
6.4

3-Pointers Made
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
2.4

Percentages

Field Goal %
1971 Bucks
.497
1987 Lakers
.522

3-Point %
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
.361

Free Throw %
1971 Bucks
.721
1987 Lakers
.785


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1971 Bucks
1987 Lakers
23.9 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1987 Lakers
7.8 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.2 apg
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1971 Bucks
1987 Lakers
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1971 Bucks
1987 Lakers
7.9 rpg
Assists
1971 Bucks
8.9 apg
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
Steals
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
Blocks
1971 Bucks
-
n/a *
1987 Lakers

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