1974 Boston Celtics vs. 2020 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1973-74 Celtics and the 2019-20 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
2020 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1974 Celtics
56 - 26
2020 Lakers
52 - 19

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.683
2020 Lakers
.732

Longest Streaks
1974 Celtics
Winning Streak: 12
Losing Streak: 2
2020 Lakers
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
2020 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1974 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2020 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1974 Celtics
12 - 6
2020 Lakers
16 - 5

Winning %
1974 Celtics
.667
2020 Lakers
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1974 Celtics
2020 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
2020 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: LeBron James
All-NBA 1st Team: Anthony Davis, LeBron James
All-Defensive 1st Team: Anthony Davis
NBA Leaders
1974 Celtics
-
none
2020 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: LeBron James
Hall of Famers
1974 Celtics
2020 Lakers
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
109.0
2020 Lakers
113.4

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
54.3
2020 Lakers
45.7

Assists
1974 Celtics
26.7
2020 Lakers
25.4

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
2020 Lakers
8.6

Blocks
1974 Celtics
3.7
2020 Lakers
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
11.0

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.456
2020 Lakers
.480

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
.349

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.800
2020 Lakers
.729

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1974 Celtics
102.4
2020 Lakers
112.8

Rebounds
1974 Celtics
48.5
2020 Lakers
44.1

Assists
1974 Celtics
25.5
2020 Lakers
25.6

Steals
1974 Celtics
6.8
2020 Lakers
8.0

Blocks
1974 Celtics
2.8
2020 Lakers
5.3

3-Pointers Made
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
12.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1974 Celtics
.448
2020 Lakers
.489

3-Point %
1974 Celtics
-
n/a *
2020 Lakers
.354

Free Throw %
1974 Celtics
.809
2020 Lakers
.758


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1974 Celtics
22.6 ppg
2020 Lakers
26.1 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
15.7 rpg
2020 Lakers
9.3 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
5.9 apg
2020 Lakers
10.2 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
2020 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
1.3 bpg
2020 Lakers
2.3 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1974 Celtics
27.1 ppg
2020 Lakers
27.7 ppg
Rebounds
1974 Celtics
13.3 rpg
2020 Lakers
10.8 rpg
Assists
1974 Celtics
6.0 apg
2020 Lakers
8.8 apg
Steals
1974 Celtics
1.3 spg
2020 Lakers
1.4 spg
Blocks
1974 Celtics
0.9 bpg
2020 Lakers
1.4 bpg

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