1996 Chicago Bulls vs. 1985 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1995-96 Bulls and the 1984-85 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
1996 Bulls
in Eastern Conference
1985 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
1996 Bulls
72 - 10
1985 Lakers
62 - 20

Winning %
1996 Bulls
.878
1985 Lakers
.756

Longest Streaks
1996 Bulls
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 2
1985 Lakers
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1996 Bulls
1985 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1996 Bulls
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1985 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1996 Bulls
15 - 3
1985 Lakers
15 - 4

Winning %
1996 Bulls
.833
1985 Lakers
.789

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1996 Bulls
1985 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1996 Bulls
9 -
Season MVP: Michael Jordan
Finals MVP: Michael Jordan
Coach of the Year: Phil Jackson
6th Man of the Year: Toni Kukoc
All-NBA 1st Team: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen, Dennis Rodman
1985 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
All-NBA 1st Team: Magic Johnson
All-NBA 2nd Team: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Cooper
NBA Leaders
1996 Bulls
2 -
Scoring Leader: Michael Jordan
Rebounds Leader: Dennis Rodman
1985 Lakers
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1996 Bulls
105.2
1985 Lakers
118.2

Rebounds
1996 Bulls
44.6
1985 Lakers
44.1

Assists
1996 Bulls
24.8
1985 Lakers
31.4

Steals
1996 Bulls
9.1
1985 Lakers
8.5

Blocks
1996 Bulls
4.2
1985 Lakers
5.9

3-Pointers Made
1996 Bulls
6.6
1985 Lakers
1.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
1996 Bulls
.478
1985 Lakers
.545

3-Point %
1996 Bulls
.403
1985 Lakers
.305

Free Throw %
1996 Bulls
.746
1985 Lakers
.763

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1996 Bulls
97.4
1985 Lakers
126.3

Rebounds
1996 Bulls
43.6
1985 Lakers
46.1

Assists
1996 Bulls
22.7
1985 Lakers
33.7

Steals
1996 Bulls
9.5
1985 Lakers
9.4

Blocks
1996 Bulls
3.9
1985 Lakers
6.3

3-Pointers Made
1996 Bulls
6.2
1985 Lakers
1.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1996 Bulls
.443
1985 Lakers
.543

3-Point %
1996 Bulls
.306
1985 Lakers
.372

Free Throw %
1996 Bulls
.738
1985 Lakers
.755


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1996 Bulls
30.4 ppg
1985 Lakers
Rebounds
1996 Bulls
14.9 rpg
1985 Lakers
Assists
1996 Bulls
5.9 apg
1985 Lakers
12.6 apg
Steals
1996 Bulls
2.2 spg
1985 Lakers
1.5 spg
Blocks
1996 Bulls
1.4 bpg
1985 Lakers

NBA Playoffs

Points
1996 Bulls
30.7 ppg
1985 Lakers
Rebounds
1996 Bulls
13.7 rpg
1985 Lakers
Assists
1996 Bulls
5.9 apg
1985 Lakers
15.2 apg
Steals
1996 Bulls
2.6 spg
1985 Lakers
2.2 spg
Blocks
1996 Bulls
1.4 bpg
1985 Lakers