1981 Boston Celtics vs. 2014 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1980-81 Celtics and the 2013-14 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
1981 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
2014 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1981 Celtics
62 - 20
2014 Spurs
62 - 20

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.756
2014 Spurs
.756

Longest Streaks
1981 Celtics
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 3
2014 Spurs
Winning Streak: 19
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
2014 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1981 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2014 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1981 Celtics
12 - 5
2014 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.706
2014 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
2014 Spurs

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
2014 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Kawhi Leonard
Coach of the Year: Gregg Popovich
All-NBA 2nd Team: Tony Parker
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Kawhi Leonard
NBA Leaders
1981 Celtics
-
none
2014 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers
1981 Celtics
2014 Spurs

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
109.9
2014 Spurs
105.4

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
43.6
2014 Spurs
43.3

Assists
1981 Celtics
26.9
2014 Spurs
25.2

Steals
1981 Celtics
8.3
2014 Spurs
7.4

Blocks
1981 Celtics
7.2
2014 Spurs
5.1

3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.8
2014 Spurs
8.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.504
2014 Spurs
.486

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.270
2014 Spurs
.397

Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.752
2014 Spurs
.785

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
103.4
2014 Spurs
106.3

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
44.4
2014 Spurs
42.0

Assists
1981 Celtics
22.8
2014 Spurs
22.2

Steals
1981 Celtics
7.5
2014 Spurs
8.1

Blocks
1981 Celtics
6.6
2014 Spurs
3.5

3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.6
2014 Spurs
8.8

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.480
2014 Spurs
.491

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.222
2014 Spurs
.409

Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.754
2014 Spurs
.767


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1981 Celtics
21.2 ppg
2014 Spurs
16.7 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
10.9 rpg
2014 Spurs
9.7 rpg
Assists
1981 Celtics
7.7 apg
2014 Spurs
5.7 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.0 spg
2014 Spurs
1.7 spg
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.6 bpg
2014 Spurs
2.0 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1981 Celtics
21.9 ppg
2014 Spurs
17.4 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
14.0 rpg
2014 Spurs
9.2 rpg
Assists
1981 Celtics
6.3 apg
2014 Spurs
4.8 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.3 spg
2014 Spurs
1.7 spg
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.3 bpg
2014 Spurs
1.3 bpg