1986 Boston Celtics vs. 1958 St. Louis Hawks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1985-86 Celtics and the 1957-58 Hawks, 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
1986 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1958 Hawks
in Western Division
Season Record
1986 Celtics
67 - 15
1958 Hawks
41 - 31

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.817
1958 Hawks
.569

Longest Streaks
1986 Celtics
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
1958 Hawks
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
1958 Hawks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1986 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1958 Hawks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1986 Celtics
15 - 3
1958 Hawks
8 - 3

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.833
1958 Hawks
.727

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
1958 Hawks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1986 Celtics
6 -
Season MVP: Larry Bird
Finals MVP: Larry Bird
6th Man of the Year: Bill Walton
All-NBA 1st Team: Larry Bird
All-Defensive 1st Team: Kevin McHale
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Dennis Johnson
1958 Hawks
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Bob Pettit
All-NBA 2nd Team: Cliff Hagan, Slater Martin
NBA Leaders
1986 Celtics
-
none
1958 Hawks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.1
1958 Hawks
107.5

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
46.4
1958 Hawks
75.6

Assists
1986 Celtics
29.1
1958 Hawks
21.4

Steals
1986 Celtics
7.8
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.2
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
1.7
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.508
1958 Hawks
.388

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.351
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
1958 Hawks
.715

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.4
1958 Hawks
109.5

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
45.2
1958 Hawks
71.5

Assists
1986 Celtics
28.6
1958 Hawks
21.5

Steals
1986 Celtics
9.0
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.1
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
2.5
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.507
1958 Hawks
.404

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.391
1958 Hawks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
1958 Hawks
.703


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1986 Celtics
25.8 ppg
1958 Hawks
24.6 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.8 rpg
1958 Hawks
17.4 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
6.8 apg
1958 Hawks
4.6 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.0 spg
1958 Hawks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.0 bpg
1958 Hawks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1986 Celtics
25.9 ppg
1958 Hawks
27.7 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.3 rpg
1958 Hawks
16.5 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
8.2 apg
1958 Hawks
4.6 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.3 spg
1958 Hawks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.4 bpg
1958 Hawks
-
n/a *

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