1998 Chicago Bulls vs. 1979 Seattle Supersonics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 1997-98 Bulls and the 1978-79 Supersonics, 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
1979 Supersonics
in Western Conference
Season Record
1998 Bulls
62 - 20
1979 Supersonics
52 - 30

Winning %
1998 Bulls
.756
1979 Supersonics
.634

Longest Streaks
1998 Bulls
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 2
1979 Supersonics
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1998 Bulls
1979 Supersonics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
1998 Bulls
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1979 Supersonics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
1998 Bulls
15 - 6
1979 Supersonics
12 - 5

Winning %
1998 Bulls
.714
1979 Supersonics
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
1998 Bulls
1979 Supersonics

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
1979 Supersonics
2 -
Finals MVP: Dennis Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dennis Johnson
NBA Leaders
1998 Bulls
2 -
Scoring Leader: Michael Jordan
Rebounds Leader: Dennis Rodman
1979 Supersonics
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
1998 Bulls
96.7
1979 Supersonics
106.6

Rebounds
1998 Bulls
44.9
1979 Supersonics
47.6

Assists
1998 Bulls
23.8
1979 Supersonics
24.1

Steals
1998 Bulls
8.5
1979 Supersonics
8.4

Blocks
1998 Bulls
4.3
1979 Supersonics
4.9

3-Pointers Made
1998 Bulls
3.8
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1998 Bulls
.451
1979 Supersonics
.468

3-Point %
1998 Bulls
.323
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1998 Bulls
.743
1979 Supersonics
.754

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
1998 Bulls
93.1
1979 Supersonics
104.6

Rebounds
1998 Bulls
41.0
1979 Supersonics
48.3

Assists
1998 Bulls
20.5
1979 Supersonics
22.2

Steals
1998 Bulls
9.0
1979 Supersonics
8.3

Blocks
1998 Bulls
4.5
1979 Supersonics
5.8

3-Pointers Made
1998 Bulls
4.2
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
1998 Bulls
.445
1979 Supersonics
.461

3-Point %
1998 Bulls
.324
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
1998 Bulls
.734
1979 Supersonics
.718


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
1998 Bulls
28.7 ppg
1979 Supersonics
19.2 ppg
Rebounds
1998 Bulls
15.0 rpg
1979 Supersonics
12.4 rpg
Assists
1998 Bulls
5.8 apg
1979 Supersonics
4.4 apg
Steals
1998 Bulls
1.8 spg
1979 Supersonics
2.1 spg
Blocks
1998 Bulls
1.1 bpg
1979 Supersonics
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
1998 Bulls
32.4 ppg
1979 Supersonics
26.6 ppg
Rebounds
1998 Bulls
11.8 rpg
1979 Supersonics
11.7 rpg
Assists
1998 Bulls
5.2 apg
1979 Supersonics
5.4 apg
Steals
1998 Bulls
2.1 spg
1979 Supersonics
2.0 spg
Blocks
1998 Bulls
1.0 bpg
1979 Supersonics
1.5 bpg

Notes: * - Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.