1974 Boston Celtics vs. 1970 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1973-74 Celtics and the 1969-70 Knicks, 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
1974 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1970 Knicks
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1974 Celtics
56 - 26
1970 Knicks
60 - 22

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.683
1970 Knicks
.732

Longest Streaks
1974 Celtics
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 2
1970 Knicks
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1970 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1974 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1970 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1974 Celtics
12 - 6
1970 Knicks
12 - 7

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.667
1970 Knicks
.632

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1970 Knicks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1974 Celtics
4 -
Finals MVP: John Havlicek
All-NBA 1st Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: John Havlicek
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Don Chaney
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
NBA Leaders
1974 Celtics
-
none
1970 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
109.0
1970 Knicks
115.0

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
54.3
1970 Knicks
48.9

Assists
1974 Celtics
26.7
1970 Knicks
26.0

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
3.7
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.456
1970 Knicks
.477

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.800
1970 Knicks
.733

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
102.4
1970 Knicks
110.5

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
48.5
1970 Knicks
50.0

Assists
1974 Celtics
25.5
1970 Knicks
23.7

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
2.8
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.448
1970 Knicks
.457

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.809
1970 Knicks
.758


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1974 Celtics
22.6 ppg
1970 Knicks
21.7 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
15.7 rpg
1970 Knicks
13.9 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
5.9 apg
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
1.3 bpg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1974 Celtics
27.1 ppg
1970 Knicks
23.7 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
13.3 rpg
1970 Knicks
13.8 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
6.0 apg
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
0.9 bpg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *

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