1983 Philadelphia 76ers vs. 1972 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1982-83 76ers and the 1971-72 Lakers, 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
1972 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1983 76ers
65 - 17
1972 Lakers
69 - 13

Winning %
1983 76ers
.793
1972 Lakers
.841

Longest Streaks
1983 76ers
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
1972 Lakers
Winning Streak: 33
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1972 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1983 76ers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1972 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1983 76ers
12 - 1
1972 Lakers
12 - 3

Winning %
1983 76ers
.923
1972 Lakers
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1972 Lakers

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
1972 Lakers
6 -
Finals MVP: Wilt Chamberlain
Coach of the Year: Bill Sharman
All-NBA 1st Team: Jerry West
All-NBA 2nd Team: Wilt Chamberlain
All-Defensive 1st Team: Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West
NBA Leaders
1983 76ers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Moses Malone
1972 Lakers
2 -
Rebounds Leader: Wilt Chamberlain
Assists Leader: Jerry West
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
112.1
1972 Lakers
121.0

Rebounds
1983 76ers
47.9
1972 Lakers
56.4

Assists
1983 76ers
24.6
1972 Lakers
27.2

Steals
1983 76ers
9.9
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
7.0
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.3
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.499
1972 Lakers
.490

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.229
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.742
1972 Lakers
.734

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
105.8
1972 Lakers
106.6

Rebounds
1983 76ers
44.9
1972 Lakers
54.1

Assists
1983 76ers
24.2
1972 Lakers
21.6

Steals
1983 76ers
9.3
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
6.8
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.1
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.494
1972 Lakers
.429

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.100
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.722
1972 Lakers
.750


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1983 76ers
24.5 ppg
1972 Lakers
25.9 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.3 rpg
1972 Lakers
19.2 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
6.9 apg
1972 Lakers
9.7 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.3 spg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.0 bpg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1983 76ers
26.0 ppg
1972 Lakers
23.8 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.8 rpg
1972 Lakers
21.0 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
7.0 apg
1972 Lakers
8.9 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.0 spg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.1 bpg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *

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