1986 Boston Celtics vs. 2018 Golden State Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1985-86 Celtics and the 2017-18 Warriors, 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
2018 Warriors
in Western Conference
Season Record
1986 Celtics
67 - 15
2018 Warriors
58 - 24

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.817
2018 Warriors
.707

Longest Streaks
1986 Celtics
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 2
2018 Warriors
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
2018 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1986 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2018 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1986 Celtics
15 - 3
2018 Warriors
16 - 5

Winning %
1986 Celtics
.833
2018 Warriors
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1986 Celtics
2018 Warriors

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
2018 Warriors
4 -
Finals MVP: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 1st Team: Kevin Durant
All-NBA 3rd Team: Stephen Curry
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Draymond Green
NBA Leaders
1986 Celtics
-
none
2018 Warriors
-
none
Hall of Famers
1986 Celtics
2018 Warriors
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.1
2018 Warriors
113.5

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
46.4
2018 Warriors
43.5

Assists
1986 Celtics
29.1
2018 Warriors
29.3

Steals
1986 Celtics
7.8
2018 Warriors
8.0

Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.2
2018 Warriors
7.5

3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
1.7
2018 Warriors
11.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.508
2018 Warriors
.503

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.351
2018 Warriors
.391

Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
2018 Warriors
.815

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1986 Celtics
114.4
2018 Warriors
110.4

Rebounds
1986 Celtics
45.2
2018 Warriors
45.0

Assists
1986 Celtics
28.6
2018 Warriors
26.0

Steals
1986 Celtics
9.0
2018 Warriors
7.9

Blocks
1986 Celtics
6.1
2018 Warriors
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1986 Celtics
2.5
2018 Warriors
11.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1986 Celtics
.507
2018 Warriors
.480

3-Point %
1986 Celtics
.391
2018 Warriors
.357

Free Throw %
1986 Celtics
.794
2018 Warriors
.822


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1986 Celtics
25.8 ppg
2018 Warriors
26.4 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.8 rpg
2018 Warriors
7.6 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
6.8 apg
2018 Warriors
7.3 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.0 spg
2018 Warriors
1.6 spg
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.0 bpg
2018 Warriors
1.8 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1986 Celtics
25.9 ppg
2018 Warriors
29.0 ppg
Rebounds
1986 Celtics
9.3 rpg
2018 Warriors
10.6 rpg
Assists
1986 Celtics
8.2 apg
2018 Warriors
8.1 apg
Steals
1986 Celtics
2.3 spg
2018 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1986 Celtics
2.4 bpg
2018 Warriors
1.5 bpg