1974 Boston Celtics vs. 2006 Miami Heat - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1973-74 Celtics and the 2005-06 Heat, 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
2006 Heat
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1974 Celtics
56 - 26
2006 Heat
52 - 30

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.683
2006 Heat
.634

Longest Streaks
1974 Celtics
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 2
2006 Heat
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
2006 Heat

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1974 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2006 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1974 Celtics
12 - 6
2006 Heat
16 - 7

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.667
2006 Heat
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
2006 Heat

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
2006 Heat
3 -
Finals MVP: Dwyane Wade
All-NBA 1st Team: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dwyane Wade
NBA Leaders
1974 Celtics
-
none
2006 Heat
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
109.0
2006 Heat
99.9

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
54.3
2006 Heat
43.1

Assists
1974 Celtics
26.7
2006 Heat
20.6

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
2006 Heat
6.4

Blocks
1974 Celtics
3.7
2006 Heat
5.4

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.456
2006 Heat
.478

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.345

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.800
2006 Heat
.700

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
102.4
2006 Heat
96.3

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
48.5
2006 Heat
42.0

Assists
1974 Celtics
25.5
2006 Heat
17.5

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
2006 Heat
7.0

Blocks
1974 Celtics
2.8
2006 Heat
4.6

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.448
2006 Heat
.481

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.333

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.809
2006 Heat
.655


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1974 Celtics
22.6 ppg
2006 Heat
27.2 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
15.7 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1974 Celtics
5.9 apg
2006 Heat
6.7 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
2006 Heat
1.9 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
1.3 bpg
2006 Heat
2.7 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1974 Celtics
27.1 ppg
2006 Heat
28.4 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
13.3 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1974 Celtics
6.0 apg
2006 Heat
5.7 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
2006 Heat
2.2 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
0.9 bpg
2006 Heat

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