1987 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 2003 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1986-87 Lakers and the 2002-03 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
1987 Lakers
in Western Conference
2003 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
1987 Lakers
65 - 17
2003 Spurs
60 - 22

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.793
2003 Spurs
.732

Longest Streaks
1987 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
2003 Spurs
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2003 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1987 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2003 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1987 Lakers
15 - 3
2003 Spurs
16 - 8

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.833
2003 Spurs
.667

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2003 Spurs

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1987 Lakers
5 -
Season MVP: Magic Johnson
Finals MVP: Magic Johnson
Defensive Player: Michael Cooper
All-NBA 1st Team: Magic Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
2003 Spurs
7 -
Season MVP: Tim Duncan
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
Coach of the Year: Gregg Popovich
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Bruce Bowen
All-Rookie 2nd Team: Manu Ginobili
NBA Leaders
1987 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: Magic Johnson
2003 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
117.8
2003 Spurs
95.8

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.4
2003 Spurs
42.6

Assists
1987 Lakers
29.6
2003 Spurs
20.0

Steals
1987 Lakers
8.9
2003 Spurs
7.7

Blocks
1987 Lakers
5.9
2003 Spurs
6.5

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.0
2003 Spurs
5.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.516
2003 Spurs
.462

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.367
2003 Spurs
.354

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.789
2003 Spurs
.725

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
120.6
2003 Spurs
94.8

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.9
2003 Spurs
45.5

Assists
1987 Lakers
28.3
2003 Spurs
20.7

Steals
1987 Lakers
7.9
2003 Spurs
7.8

Blocks
1987 Lakers
6.4
2003 Spurs
6.9

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.4
2003 Spurs
5.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.522
2003 Spurs
.441

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.361
2003 Spurs
.351

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.785
2003 Spurs
.712


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1987 Lakers
23.9 ppg
2003 Spurs
23.3 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.8 rpg
2003 Spurs
12.9 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2003 Spurs
5.3 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2003 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2003 Spurs
2.9 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1987 Lakers
23.6 ppg
2003 Spurs
24.7 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.9 rpg
2003 Spurs
15.4 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2003 Spurs
5.3 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2003 Spurs
1.7 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2003 Spurs
3.3 bpg