1976 Boston Celtics vs. 1999 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1975-76 Celtics and the 1998-99 Spurs, 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
1976 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1999 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1976 Celtics
54 - 28
1999 Spurs
37 - 13

Winning %
1976 Celtics
.659
1999 Spurs
.740

Longest Streaks
1976 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
1999 Spurs
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1976 Celtics
1999 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1976 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1999 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1976 Celtics
12 - 6
1999 Spurs
15 - 2

Winning %
1976 Celtics
.667
1999 Spurs
.882

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1976 Celtics
1999 Spurs

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1976 Celtics
6 -
Finals MVP: Jo Jo White
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave Cowens, John Havlicek, Paul Silas
1999 Spurs
3 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
1976 Celtics
-
none
1999 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1976 Celtics
106.2
1999 Spurs
92.8

Rebounds
1976 Celtics
52.9
1999 Spurs
44.0

Assists
1976 Celtics
24.1
1999 Spurs
22.0

Steals
1976 Celtics
6.8
1999 Spurs
8.4

Blocks
1976 Celtics
3.2
1999 Spurs
7.0

3-Pointers Made
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
1999 Spurs
3.4

Percentages

Field Goal %
1976 Celtics
.446
1999 Spurs
.456

3-Point %
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
1999 Spurs
.330

Free Throw %
1976 Celtics
.780
1999 Spurs
.698

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1976 Celtics
100.7
1999 Spurs
88.4

Rebounds
1976 Celtics
50.1
1999 Spurs
40.2

Assists
1976 Celtics
22.6
1999 Spurs
21.3

Steals
1976 Celtics
6.2
1999 Spurs
7.3

Blocks
1976 Celtics
2.3
1999 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
1999 Spurs
4.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1976 Celtics
.435
1999 Spurs
.451

3-Point %
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
1999 Spurs
.350

Free Throw %
1976 Celtics
.802
1999 Spurs
.742


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1976 Celtics
19.0 ppg
1999 Spurs
21.7 ppg
Rebounds
1976 Celtics
16.0 rpg
1999 Spurs
11.4 rpg
Assists
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
1999 Spurs
7.4 apg
Steals
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
1999 Spurs
1.4 spg
Blocks
1976 Celtics
0.9 bpg
1999 Spurs
2.5 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1976 Celtics
22.7 ppg
1999 Spurs
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
1976 Celtics
16.4 rpg
1999 Spurs
11.5 rpg
Assists
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
1999 Spurs
7.4 apg
Steals
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
1999 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1976 Celtics
0.7 bpg
1999 Spurs
2.6 bpg

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