1983 Philadelphia 76ers vs. 1965 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1982-83 76ers and the 1964-65 Celtics, 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
1983 76ers
in Eastern Conference
1965 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1983 76ers
65 - 17
1965 Celtics
62 - 18

Winning %
1983 76ers
.793
1965 Celtics
.775

Longest Streaks
1983 76ers
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
1965 Celtics
Winning Streak: 16
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1965 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1983 76ers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1965 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1983 76ers
12 - 1
1965 Celtics
8 - 4

Winning %
1983 76ers
.923
1965 Celtics
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1965 Celtics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1983 76ers
8 -
Season MVP: Moses Malone
Finals MVP: Moses Malone
6th Man of the Year: Bobby Jones
All-NBA 1st Team: Julius Erving, Moses Malone
All-Defensive 1st Team: Maurice Cheeks, Bobby Jones, Moses Malone
1965 Celtics
4 -
Season MVP: Bill Russell
Coach of the Year: Red Auerbach
All-NBA 1st Team: Bill Russell
All-NBA 2nd Team: Sam Jones
NBA Leaders
1983 76ers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Moses Malone
1965 Celtics
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Bill Russell
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
112.1
1965 Celtics
112.8

Rebounds
1983 76ers
47.9
1965 Celtics
71.9

Assists
1983 76ers
24.6
1965 Celtics
22.2

Steals
1983 76ers
9.9
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
7.0
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.3
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.499
1965 Celtics
.414

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.229
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.742
1965 Celtics
.731

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
105.8
1965 Celtics
116.8

Rebounds
1983 76ers
44.9
1965 Celtics
72.3

Assists
1983 76ers
24.2
1965 Celtics
23.6

Steals
1983 76ers
9.3
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
6.8
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.1
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.494
1965 Celtics
.414

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.100
1965 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.722
1965 Celtics
.744


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1983 76ers
24.5 ppg
1965 Celtics
25.9 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.3 rpg
1965 Celtics
24.1 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
6.9 apg
1965 Celtics
5.6 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.3 spg
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.0 bpg
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1983 76ers
26.0 ppg
1965 Celtics
28.6 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.8 rpg
1965 Celtics
25.2 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
7.0 apg
1965 Celtics
6.3 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.0 spg
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.1 bpg
1965 Celtics
-
n/a *

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