1987 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 2018 Golden State Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1986-87 Lakers 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
1987 Lakers
in Western Conference
2018 Warriors
in Western Conference
Season Record
1987 Lakers
65 - 17
2018 Warriors
58 - 24

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.793
2018 Warriors
.707

Longest Streaks
1987 Lakers
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
2018 Warriors
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2018 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1987 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2018 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1987 Lakers
15 - 3
2018 Warriors
16 - 5

Winning %
1987 Lakers
.833
2018 Warriors
.762

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1987 Lakers
2018 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
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
1987 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: Magic Johnson
2018 Warriors
-
none
Hall of Famers
1987 Lakers
2018 Warriors
-
none

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
117.8
2018 Warriors
113.5

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.4
2018 Warriors
43.5

Assists
1987 Lakers
29.6
2018 Warriors
29.3

Steals
1987 Lakers
8.9
2018 Warriors
8.0

Blocks
1987 Lakers
5.9
2018 Warriors
7.5

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.0
2018 Warriors
11.3

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.516
2018 Warriors
.503

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.367
2018 Warriors
.391

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.789
2018 Warriors
.815

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1987 Lakers
120.6
2018 Warriors
110.4

Rebounds
1987 Lakers
44.9
2018 Warriors
45.0

Assists
1987 Lakers
28.3
2018 Warriors
26.0

Steals
1987 Lakers
7.9
2018 Warriors
7.9

Blocks
1987 Lakers
6.4
2018 Warriors
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1987 Lakers
2.4
2018 Warriors
11.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
1987 Lakers
.522
2018 Warriors
.480

3-Point %
1987 Lakers
.361
2018 Warriors
.357

Free Throw %
1987 Lakers
.785
2018 Warriors
.822


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1987 Lakers
23.9 ppg
2018 Warriors
26.4 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.8 rpg
2018 Warriors
7.6 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2018 Warriors
7.3 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2018 Warriors
1.6 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2018 Warriors
1.8 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1987 Lakers
23.6 ppg
2018 Warriors
29.0 ppg
Rebounds
1987 Lakers
7.9 rpg
2018 Warriors
10.6 rpg
Assists
1987 Lakers
12.2 apg
2018 Warriors
8.1 apg
Steals
1987 Lakers
1.7 spg
2018 Warriors
2.0 spg
Blocks
1987 Lakers
2018 Warriors
1.5 bpg