1981 Boston Celtics vs. 1947 Philadelphia Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1980-81 Celtics and the 1946-47 Warriors, 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
1981 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1947 Warriors
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1981 Celtics
62 - 20
1947 Warriors
35 - 25

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.756
1947 Warriors
.583

Longest Streaks
1981 Celtics
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 3
1947 Warriors
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1981 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1947 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1981 Celtics
12 - 5
1947 Warriors
8 - 2

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.706
1947 Warriors
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1981 Celtics
4 -
Finals MVP: Cedric Maxwell
All-NBA 1st Team: Larry Bird
All-NBA 2nd Team: Tiny Archibald
All-Rookie 1st Team: Kevin McHale
1947 Warriors
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Joe Fulks
NBA Leaders
1981 Celtics
-
none
1947 Warriors
1 -
Scoring Leader: Joe Fulks
Hall of Famers
1981 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
109.9
1947 Warriors
68.6

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
43.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
1981 Celtics
26.9
1947 Warriors
5.7

Steals
1981 Celtics
8.3
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1981 Celtics
7.2
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.8
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.504
1947 Warriors
.280

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.270
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.752
1947 Warriors
.688

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
103.4
1947 Warriors
75.3

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
44.4
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
1981 Celtics
22.8
1947 Warriors
5.2

Steals
1981 Celtics
7.5
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
1981 Celtics
6.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.480
1947 Warriors
.278

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.222
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.754
1947 Warriors
.772


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1981 Celtics
21.2 ppg
1947 Warriors
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
10.9 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
1981 Celtics
7.7 apg
1947 Warriors
1.7 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.0 spg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.6 bpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1981 Celtics
21.9 ppg
1947 Warriors
22.2 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
14.0 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
1981 Celtics
6.3 apg
1947 Warriors
1.6 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.3 spg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.3 bpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

Notes: * - Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.
- Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.
- Rebounds started to be recorded in 1950-51.