1986 Boston Celtics vs. 2005 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1985-86 Celtics and the 2004-05 Spurs, 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
2005 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1986 Celtics
67 - 15
2005 Spurs
59 - 23

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.817
2005 Spurs
.720

Longest Streaks
1986 Celtics
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
2005 Spurs
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
2005 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1986 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2005 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1986 Celtics
15 - 3
2005 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.833
2005 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
2005 Spurs

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
2005 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bruce Bowen, Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
1986 Celtics
-
none
2005 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.1
2005 Spurs
96.2

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
46.4
2005 Spurs
42.4

Assists
1986 Celtics
29.1
2005 Spurs
21.6

Steals
1986 Celtics
7.8
2005 Spurs
7.5

Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.2
2005 Spurs
6.6

3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
1.7
2005 Spurs
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.508
2005 Spurs
.453

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.351
2005 Spurs
.363

Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
2005 Spurs
.724

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.4
2005 Spurs
96.9

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
45.2
2005 Spurs
42.1

Assists
1986 Celtics
28.6
2005 Spurs
18.4

Steals
1986 Celtics
9.0
2005 Spurs
5.6

Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.1
2005 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
2.5
2005 Spurs
7.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.507
2005 Spurs
.454

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.391
2005 Spurs
.389

Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
2005 Spurs
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1986 Celtics
25.8 ppg
2005 Spurs
20.3 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.8 rpg
2005 Spurs
11.1 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
6.8 apg
2005 Spurs
6.1 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.0 spg
2005 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.0 bpg
2005 Spurs
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1986 Celtics
25.9 ppg
2005 Spurs
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.3 rpg
2005 Spurs
12.4 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
8.2 apg
2005 Spurs
4.3 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.3 spg
2005 Spurs
1.2 spg
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.4 bpg
2005 Spurs
2.3 bpg