1991 Chicago Bulls vs. 1952 Minneapolis Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1990-91 Bulls and the 1951-52 Lakers, 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
1991 Bulls
in Eastern Conference
1952 Lakers
in Western Division
Season Record
1991 Bulls
61 - 21
1952 Lakers
40 - 26

Winning %
1991 Bulls
.744
1952 Lakers
.606

Longest Streaks
1991 Bulls
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
1952 Lakers
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1991 Bulls
1952 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1991 Bulls
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1952 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1991 Bulls
15 - 2
1952 Lakers
9 - 4

Winning %
1991 Bulls
.882
1952 Lakers
.692

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1991 Bulls
1952 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1991 Bulls
5 -
Season MVP: Michael Jordan
Finals MVP: Michael Jordan
All-NBA 1st Team: Michael Jordan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Jordan
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Scottie Pippen
1952 Lakers
3 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen, Jim Pollard
NBA Leaders
1991 Bulls
1 -
Scoring Leader: Michael Jordan
1952 Lakers
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1991 Bulls
110.0
1952 Lakers
85.6

Rebounds
1991 Bulls
42.6
1952 Lakers
53.7

Assists
1991 Bulls
27.0
1952 Lakers
21.0

Steals
1991 Bulls
10.0
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1991 Bulls
5.3
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1991 Bulls
1.9
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1991 Bulls
.510
1952 Lakers
.367

3-Point %
1991 Bulls
.366
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1991 Bulls
.760
1952 Lakers
.748

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1991 Bulls
103.9
1952 Lakers
82.3

Rebounds
1991 Bulls
40.2
1952 Lakers
45.9

Assists
1991 Bulls
25.5
1952 Lakers
18.5

Steals
1991 Bulls
9.5
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
1991 Bulls
4.5
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1991 Bulls
1.8
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1991 Bulls
.514
1952 Lakers
.403

3-Point %
1991 Bulls
.326
1952 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1991 Bulls
.763
1952 Lakers
.742


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1991 Bulls
31.5 ppg
1952 Lakers
23.8 ppg
Rebounds
1991 Bulls
8.4 rpg
1952 Lakers
13.5 rpg
Assists
1991 Bulls
6.2 apg
1952 Lakers
3.8 apg
Steals
1991 Bulls
2.7 spg
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1991 Bulls
1.1 bpg
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1991 Bulls
31.1 ppg
1952 Lakers
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
1991 Bulls
8.9 rpg
1952 Lakers
15.9 rpg
Assists
1991 Bulls
8.4 apg
1952 Lakers
4.3 apg
Steals
1991 Bulls
2.5 spg
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
1991 Bulls
1.4 bpg
1952 Lakers
-
n/a *

Notes: * - Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.
- Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.