1996 Chicago Bulls vs. 1989 Detroit Pistons - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1995-96 Bulls and the 1988-89 Pistons, 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
1989 Pistons
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
1996 Bulls
72 - 10
1989 Pistons
63 - 19

Winning %
1996 Bulls
.878
1989 Pistons
.768

Longest Streaks
1996 Bulls
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 2
1989 Pistons
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1996 Bulls
1989 Pistons

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1996 Bulls
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1989 Pistons
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1996 Bulls
15 - 3
1989 Pistons
15 - 2

Winning %
1996 Bulls
.833
1989 Pistons
.882

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1996 Bulls
1989 Pistons

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
1989 Pistons
3 -
Finals MVP: Joe Dumars
All-Defensive 1st Team: Joe Dumars, Dennis Rodman
NBA Leaders
1996 Bulls
2 -
Scoring Leader: Michael Jordan
Rebounds Leader: Dennis Rodman
1989 Pistons
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1996 Bulls
105.2
1989 Pistons
106.6

Rebounds
1996 Bulls
44.6
1989 Pistons
45.1

Assists
1996 Bulls
24.8
1989 Pistons
24.7

Steals
1996 Bulls
9.1
1989 Pistons
6.4

Blocks
1996 Bulls
4.2
1989 Pistons
5.0

3-Pointers Made
1996 Bulls
6.6
1989 Pistons
1.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1996 Bulls
.478
1989 Pistons
.494

3-Point %
1996 Bulls
.403
1989 Pistons
.300

Free Throw %
1996 Bulls
.746
1989 Pistons
.769

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1996 Bulls
97.4
1989 Pistons
100.6

Rebounds
1996 Bulls
43.6
1989 Pistons
44.2

Assists
1996 Bulls
22.7
1989 Pistons
22.6

Steals
1996 Bulls
9.5
1989 Pistons
4.9

Blocks
1996 Bulls
3.9
1989 Pistons
4.5

3-Pointers Made
1996 Bulls
6.2
1989 Pistons
2.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
1996 Bulls
.443
1989 Pistons
.473

3-Point %
1996 Bulls
.306
1989 Pistons
.296

Free Throw %
1996 Bulls
.738
1989 Pistons
.762


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1996 Bulls
30.4 ppg
1989 Pistons
18.4 ppg
Rebounds
1996 Bulls
14.9 rpg
1989 Pistons
9.6 rpg
Assists
1996 Bulls
5.9 apg
1989 Pistons
8.3 apg
Steals
1996 Bulls
2.2 spg
1989 Pistons
1.7 spg
Blocks
1996 Bulls
1.4 bpg
1989 Pistons
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1996 Bulls
30.7 ppg
1989 Pistons
18.2 ppg
Rebounds
1996 Bulls
13.7 rpg
1989 Pistons
10.0 rpg
Assists
1996 Bulls
5.9 apg
1989 Pistons
8.3 apg
Steals
1996 Bulls
2.6 spg
1989 Pistons
1.6 spg
Blocks
1996 Bulls
1.4 bpg
1989 Pistons
1.5 bpg