1976 Boston Celtics vs. 2006 Miami Heat - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1975-76 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
1976 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
2006 Heat
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1976 Celtics
54 - 28
2006 Heat
52 - 30

Winning %
1976 Celtics
.659
2006 Heat
.634

Longest Streaks
1976 Celtics
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 4
2006 Heat
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1976 Celtics
2006 Heat

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1976 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2006 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1976 Celtics
12 - 6
2006 Heat
16 - 7

Winning %
1976 Celtics
.667
2006 Heat
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1976 Celtics
2006 Heat

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
2006 Heat
3 -
Finals MVP: Dwyane Wade
All-NBA 1st Team: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 2nd Team: Dwyane Wade
NBA Leaders
1976 Celtics
-
none
2006 Heat
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1976 Celtics
106.2
2006 Heat
99.9

Rebounds
1976 Celtics
52.9
2006 Heat
43.1

Assists
1976 Celtics
24.1
2006 Heat
20.6

Steals
1976 Celtics
6.8
2006 Heat
6.4

Blocks
1976 Celtics
3.2
2006 Heat
5.4

3-Pointers Made
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1976 Celtics
.446
2006 Heat
.478

3-Point %
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.345

Free Throw %
1976 Celtics
.780
2006 Heat
.700

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1976 Celtics
100.7
2006 Heat
96.3

Rebounds
1976 Celtics
50.1
2006 Heat
42.0

Assists
1976 Celtics
22.6
2006 Heat
17.5

Steals
1976 Celtics
6.2
2006 Heat
7.0

Blocks
1976 Celtics
2.3
2006 Heat
4.6

3-Pointers Made
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
6.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1976 Celtics
.435
2006 Heat
.481

3-Point %
1976 Celtics
-
n/a *
2006 Heat
.333

Free Throw %
1976 Celtics
.802
2006 Heat
.655


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1976 Celtics
19.0 ppg
2006 Heat
27.2 ppg
Rebounds
1976 Celtics
16.0 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
2006 Heat
6.7 apg
Steals
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
2006 Heat
1.9 spg
Blocks
1976 Celtics
0.9 bpg
2006 Heat
2.7 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1976 Celtics
22.7 ppg
2006 Heat
28.4 ppg
Rebounds
1976 Celtics
16.4 rpg
2006 Heat
Assists
1976 Celtics
5.4 apg
2006 Heat
5.7 apg
Steals
1976 Celtics
1.3 spg
2006 Heat
2.2 spg
Blocks
1976 Celtics
0.7 bpg
2006 Heat

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