1983 Philadelphia 76ers vs. 1966 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1982-83 76ers and the 1965-66 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
1966 Celtics
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1983 76ers
65 - 17
1966 Celtics
54 - 26

Winning %
1983 76ers
.793
1966 Celtics
.675

Longest Streaks
1983 76ers
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
1966 Celtics
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1966 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1983 76ers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1966 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1983 76ers
12 - 1
1966 Celtics
11 - 6

Winning %
1983 76ers
.923
1966 Celtics
.647

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1966 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
1966 Celtics
3 -
All-NBA 2nd Team: John Havlicek, Sam Jones, Bill Russell
NBA Leaders
1983 76ers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Moses Malone
1966 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
112.1
1966 Celtics
112.7

Rebounds
1983 76ers
47.9
1966 Celtics
69.9

Assists
1983 76ers
24.6
1966 Celtics
22.4

Steals
1983 76ers
9.9
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
7.0
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.3
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.499
1966 Celtics
.417

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.229
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.742
1966 Celtics
.739

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
105.8
1966 Celtics
115.8

Rebounds
1983 76ers
44.9
1966 Celtics
67.8

Assists
1983 76ers
24.2
1966 Celtics
21.6

Steals
1983 76ers
9.3
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
6.8
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.1
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.494
1966 Celtics
.435

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.100
1966 Celtics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.722
1966 Celtics
.767


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1983 76ers
24.5 ppg
1966 Celtics
23.5 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.3 rpg
1966 Celtics
22.8 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
6.9 apg
1966 Celtics
6.3 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.3 spg
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.0 bpg
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1983 76ers
26.0 ppg
1966 Celtics
24.8 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.8 rpg
1966 Celtics
25.2 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
7.0 apg
1966 Celtics
5.0 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.0 spg
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.1 bpg
1966 Celtics
-
n/a *

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