1981 Boston Celtics vs. 2018 Golden State Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1980-81 Celtics and the 2017-18 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
2018 Warriors
in Western Conference
Season Record
1981 Celtics
62 - 20
2018 Warriors
58 - 24

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.756
2018 Warriors
.707

Longest Streaks
1981 Celtics
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 3
2018 Warriors
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
2018 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1981 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2018 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1981 Celtics
12 - 5
2018 Warriors
16 - 5

Winning %
1981 Celtics
.706
2018 Warriors
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1981 Celtics
2018 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
2018 Warriors
4 -
Finals MVP: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 1st Team: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 3rd Team: Stephen Curry
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Draymond Green
NBA Leaders
1981 Celtics
-
none
2018 Warriors
-
none
Hall of Famers
1981 Celtics
2018 Warriors
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
109.9
2018 Warriors
113.5

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
43.6
2018 Warriors
43.5

Assists
1981 Celtics
26.9
2018 Warriors
29.3

Steals
1981 Celtics
8.3
2018 Warriors
8.0

Blocks
1981 Celtics
7.2
2018 Warriors
7.5

3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.8
2018 Warriors
11.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.504
2018 Warriors
.503

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.270
2018 Warriors
.391

Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.752
2018 Warriors
.815

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1981 Celtics
103.4
2018 Warriors
110.4

Rebounds
1981 Celtics
44.4
2018 Warriors
45.0

Assists
1981 Celtics
22.8
2018 Warriors
26.0

Steals
1981 Celtics
7.5
2018 Warriors
7.9

Blocks
1981 Celtics
6.6
2018 Warriors
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1981 Celtics
0.6
2018 Warriors
11.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1981 Celtics
.480
2018 Warriors
.480

3-Point %
1981 Celtics
.222
2018 Warriors
.357

Free Throw %
1981 Celtics
.754
2018 Warriors
.822


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1981 Celtics
21.2 ppg
2018 Warriors
26.4 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
10.9 rpg
2018 Warriors
7.6 rpg
Assists
1981 Celtics
7.7 apg
2018 Warriors
7.3 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.0 spg
2018 Warriors
1.6 spg
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.6 bpg
2018 Warriors
1.8 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1981 Celtics
21.9 ppg
2018 Warriors
29.0 ppg
Rebounds
1981 Celtics
14.0 rpg
2018 Warriors
10.6 rpg
Assists
1981 Celtics
6.3 apg
2018 Warriors
8.1 apg
Steals
1981 Celtics
2.3 spg
2018 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1981 Celtics
2.3 bpg
2018 Warriors
1.5 bpg