1974 Boston Celtics vs. 1982 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1973-74 Celtics and the 1981-82 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
1974 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1982 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1974 Celtics
56 - 26
1982 Lakers
57 - 25

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.683
1982 Lakers
.695

Longest Streaks
1974 Celtics
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 2
1982 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1982 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1974 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1982 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1974 Celtics
12 - 6
1982 Lakers
12 - 2

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.667
1982 Lakers
.857

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
1982 Lakers

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
1982 Lakers
3 -
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
All-NBA 2nd Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
NBA Leaders
1974 Celtics
-
none
1982 Lakers
1 -
Steals Leader: Magic Johnson
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
109.0
1982 Lakers
114.6

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
54.3
1982 Lakers
45.9

Assists
1974 Celtics
26.7
1982 Lakers
28.7

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1982 Lakers
10.3

Blocks
1974 Celtics
3.7
1982 Lakers
6.3

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.456
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.138

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.800
1982 Lakers
.717

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
102.4
1982 Lakers
115.4

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
48.5
1982 Lakers
47.9

Assists
1974 Celtics
25.5
1982 Lakers
31.4

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
1982 Lakers
10.0

Blocks
1974 Celtics
2.8
1982 Lakers
7.4

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
0.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.448
1982 Lakers
.517

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
1982 Lakers
.167

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.809
1982 Lakers
.723


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1974 Celtics
22.6 ppg
1982 Lakers
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
15.7 rpg
1982 Lakers
9.6 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
5.9 apg
1982 Lakers
9.5 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1982 Lakers
2.7 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
1.3 bpg
1982 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1974 Celtics
27.1 ppg
1982 Lakers
20.4 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
13.3 rpg
1982 Lakers
11.3 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
6.0 apg
1982 Lakers
9.3 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
1982 Lakers
2.9 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
0.9 bpg
1982 Lakers

Notes: * - Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.