1987 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 2017 Golden State Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1986-87 Lakers and the 2016-17 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
1987 Lakers
in Western Conference
2017 Warriors
in Western Conference
Season Record
1987 Lakers
65 - 17
2017 Warriors
67 - 15

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.793
2017 Warriors
.817

Longest Streaks
1987 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
2017 Warriors
Winning Streak: 14
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2017 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1987 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2017 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1987 Lakers
15 - 3
2017 Warriors
16 - 1

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.833
2017 Warriors
.941

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2017 Warriors

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
2017 Warriors
6 -
Finals MVP: Kevin Durant
Defensive Player: Draymond Green
All-NBA 2nd Team: Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant
All-NBA 3rd Team: Draymond Green
All-Defensive 1st Team: Draymond Green
NBA Leaders
1987 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: Magic Johnson
2017 Warriors
1 -
Steals Leader: Draymond Green
Hall of Famers
1987 Lakers
2017 Warriors
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
117.8
2017 Warriors
115.9

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.4
2017 Warriors
44.4

Assists
1987 Lakers
29.6
2017 Warriors
30.4

Steals
1987 Lakers
8.9
2017 Warriors
9.6

Blocks
1987 Lakers
5.9
2017 Warriors
6.8

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.0
2017 Warriors
12.0

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.516
2017 Warriors
.495

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.367
2017 Warriors
.383

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.789
2017 Warriors
.788

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
120.6
2017 Warriors
119.3

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.9
2017 Warriors
45.8

Assists
1987 Lakers
28.3
2017 Warriors
28.2

Steals
1987 Lakers
7.9
2017 Warriors
8.7

Blocks
1987 Lakers
6.4
2017 Warriors
6.1

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.4
2017 Warriors
12.7

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.522
2017 Warriors
.494

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.361
2017 Warriors
.386

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.785
2017 Warriors
.815


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1987 Lakers
23.9 ppg
2017 Warriors
25.3 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.8 rpg
2017 Warriors
8.3 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2017 Warriors
7.0 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2017 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2017 Warriors
1.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1987 Lakers
23.6 ppg
2017 Warriors
28.5 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.9 rpg
2017 Warriors
9.1 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2017 Warriors
6.7 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2017 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2017 Warriors
1.6 bpg