1982 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 1989 Detroit Pistons - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1981-82 Lakers and the 1988-89 Pistons, 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
1982 Lakers
in Western Conference
1989 Pistons
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1982 Lakers
57 - 25
1989 Pistons
63 - 19

Winning %
1982 Lakers
.695
1989 Pistons
.768

Longest Streaks
1982 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
1989 Pistons
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1982 Lakers
1989 Pistons

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1982 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1989 Pistons
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1982 Lakers
12 - 2
1989 Pistons
15 - 2

Winning %
1982 Lakers
.857
1989 Pistons
.882

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1982 Lakers
1989 Pistons

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1982 Lakers
3 -
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
All-NBA 2nd Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
1989 Pistons
3 -
Finals MVP: Joe Dumars
All-Defensive 1st Team: Joe Dumars, Dennis Rodman
NBA Leaders
1982 Lakers
1 -
Steals Leader: Magic Johnson
1989 Pistons
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1982 Lakers
114.6
1989 Pistons
106.6

Rebounds
1982 Lakers
45.9
1989 Pistons
45.1

Assists
1982 Lakers
28.7
1989 Pistons
24.7

Steals
1982 Lakers
10.3
1989 Pistons
6.4

Blocks
1982 Lakers
6.3
1989 Pistons
5.0

3-Pointers Made
1982 Lakers
0.2
1989 Pistons
1.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1982 Lakers
.517
1989 Pistons
.494

3-Point %
1982 Lakers
.138
1989 Pistons
.300

Free Throw %
1982 Lakers
.717
1989 Pistons
.769

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1982 Lakers
115.4
1989 Pistons
100.6

Rebounds
1982 Lakers
47.9
1989 Pistons
44.2

Assists
1982 Lakers
31.4
1989 Pistons
22.6

Steals
1982 Lakers
10.0
1989 Pistons
4.9

Blocks
1982 Lakers
7.4
1989 Pistons
4.5

3-Pointers Made
1982 Lakers
0.1
1989 Pistons
2.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1982 Lakers
.517
1989 Pistons
.473

3-Point %
1982 Lakers
.167
1989 Pistons
.296

Free Throw %
1982 Lakers
.723
1989 Pistons
.762


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1982 Lakers
1989 Pistons
18.4 ppg
Rebounds
1982 Lakers
9.6 rpg
1989 Pistons
9.6 rpg
Assists
1982 Lakers
9.5 apg
1989 Pistons
8.3 apg
Steals
1982 Lakers
2.7 spg
1989 Pistons
1.7 spg
Blocks
1982 Lakers
1989 Pistons
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1982 Lakers
20.4 ppg
1989 Pistons
18.2 ppg
Rebounds
1982 Lakers
11.3 rpg
1989 Pistons
10.0 rpg
Assists
1982 Lakers
9.3 apg
1989 Pistons
8.3 apg
Steals
1982 Lakers
2.9 spg
1989 Pistons
1.6 spg
Blocks
1982 Lakers
1989 Pistons
1.5 bpg