1974 Boston Celtics vs. 1973 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1973-74 Celtics and the 1972-73 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
1973 Knicks
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1974 Celtics
56 - 26
1973 Knicks
57 - 25

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.683
1973 Knicks
.695

Longest Streaks
1974 Celtics
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 2
1973 Knicks
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1973 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1974 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1973 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1974 Celtics
12 - 6
1973 Knicks
12 - 5

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.667
1973 Knicks
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1973 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
1973 Knicks
4 -
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
All-NBA 2nd Team: Walt Frazier
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier
NBA Leaders
1974 Celtics
-
none
1973 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
109.0
1973 Knicks
105.0

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
54.3
1973 Knicks
47.3

Assists
1974 Celtics
26.7
1973 Knicks
26.7

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
3.7
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.456
1973 Knicks
.467

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.800
1973 Knicks
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
102.4
1973 Knicks
103.8

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
48.5
1973 Knicks
44.5

Assists
1974 Celtics
25.5
1973 Knicks
23.3

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
2.8
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.448
1973 Knicks
.484

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.809
1973 Knicks
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1974 Celtics
22.6 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.1 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
15.7 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.2 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
5.9 apg
1973 Knicks
5.9 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
1.3 bpg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1974 Celtics
27.1 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.9 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
13.3 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.5 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
6.0 apg
1973 Knicks
6.2 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1974 Celtics
0.9 bpg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

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