1983 Philadelphia 76ers vs. 1981 Boston Celtics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1982-83 76ers and the 1980-81 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
1981 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1983 76ers
65 - 17
1981 Celtics
62 - 20

Winning %
1983 76ers
.793
1981 Celtics
.756

Longest Streaks
1983 76ers
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
1981 Celtics
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1981 Celtics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1983 76ers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1981 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1983 76ers
12 - 1
1981 Celtics
12 - 5

Winning %
1983 76ers
.923
1981 Celtics
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1983 76ers
1981 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
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
NBA Leaders
1983 76ers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: Moses Malone
1981 Celtics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
112.1
1981 Celtics
109.9

Rebounds
1983 76ers
47.9
1981 Celtics
43.6

Assists
1983 76ers
24.6
1981 Celtics
26.9

Steals
1983 76ers
9.9
1981 Celtics
8.3

Blocks
1983 76ers
7.0
1981 Celtics
7.2

3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.3
1981 Celtics
0.8

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.499
1981 Celtics
.504

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.229
1981 Celtics
.270

Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.742
1981 Celtics
.752

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1983 76ers
105.8
1981 Celtics
103.4

Rebounds
1983 76ers
44.9
1981 Celtics
44.4

Assists
1983 76ers
24.2
1981 Celtics
22.8

Steals
1983 76ers
9.3
1981 Celtics
7.5

Blocks
1983 76ers
6.8
1981 Celtics
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1983 76ers
0.1
1981 Celtics
0.6

Percentages

Field Goal %
1983 76ers
.494
1981 Celtics
.480

3-Point %
1983 76ers
.100
1981 Celtics
.222

Free Throw %
1983 76ers
.722
1981 Celtics
.754


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1983 76ers
24.5 ppg
1981 Celtics
21.2 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.3 rpg
1981 Celtics
10.9 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
6.9 apg
1981 Celtics
7.7 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.3 spg
1981 Celtics
2.0 spg
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.0 bpg
1981 Celtics
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1983 76ers
26.0 ppg
1981 Celtics
21.9 ppg
Rebounds
1983 76ers
15.8 rpg
1981 Celtics
14.0 rpg
Assists
1983 76ers
7.0 apg
1981 Celtics
6.3 apg
Steals
1983 76ers
2.0 spg
1981 Celtics
2.3 spg
Blocks
1983 76ers
2.1 bpg
1981 Celtics
2.3 bpg