1998 Chicago Bulls vs. 1970 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1997-98 Bulls and the 1969-70 Knicks, 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
1998 Bulls
in Eastern Conference
1970 Knicks
in Eastern Division
Season Record
1998 Bulls
62 - 20
1970 Knicks
60 - 22

Winning %
1998 Bulls
.756
1970 Knicks
.732

Longest Streaks
1998 Bulls
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 2
1970 Knicks
Winning Streak: 18
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1998 Bulls
1970 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1998 Bulls
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1970 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1998 Bulls
15 - 6
1970 Knicks
12 - 7

Winning %
1998 Bulls
.714
1970 Knicks
.632

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1998 Bulls
1970 Knicks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
1998 Bulls
6 -
Season MVP: Michael Jordan
Finals MVP: Michael Jordan
All-NBA 1st Team: Michael Jordan
All-NBA 3rd Team: Scottie Pippen
All-Defensive 1st Team: Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen
1970 Knicks
8 -
Season MVP: Willis Reed
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
Coach of the Year: Red Holzman
All-NBA 1st Team: Walt Frazier, Willis Reed
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier, Willis Reed
NBA Leaders
1998 Bulls
2 -
Scoring Leader: Michael Jordan
Rebounds Leader: Dennis Rodman
1970 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1998 Bulls
96.7
1970 Knicks
115.0

Rebounds
1998 Bulls
44.9
1970 Knicks
48.9

Assists
1998 Bulls
23.8
1970 Knicks
26.0

Steals
1998 Bulls
8.5
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1998 Bulls
4.3
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1998 Bulls
3.8
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1998 Bulls
.451
1970 Knicks
.477

3-Point %
1998 Bulls
.323
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1998 Bulls
.743
1970 Knicks
.733

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1998 Bulls
93.1
1970 Knicks
110.5

Rebounds
1998 Bulls
41.0
1970 Knicks
50.0

Assists
1998 Bulls
20.5
1970 Knicks
23.7

Steals
1998 Bulls
9.0
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
1998 Bulls
4.5
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
1998 Bulls
4.2
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1998 Bulls
.445
1970 Knicks
.457

3-Point %
1998 Bulls
.324
1970 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1998 Bulls
.734
1970 Knicks
.758


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1998 Bulls
28.7 ppg
1970 Knicks
21.7 ppg
Rebounds
1998 Bulls
15.0 rpg
1970 Knicks
13.9 rpg
Assists
1998 Bulls
5.8 apg
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
Steals
1998 Bulls
1.8 spg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1998 Bulls
1.1 bpg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
1998 Bulls
32.4 ppg
1970 Knicks
23.7 ppg
Rebounds
1998 Bulls
11.8 rpg
1970 Knicks
13.8 rpg
Assists
1998 Bulls
5.2 apg
1970 Knicks
8.2 apg
Steals
1998 Bulls
2.1 spg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
1998 Bulls
1.0 bpg
1970 Knicks
-
n/a *

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