2002 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 1994 Houston Rockets - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2001-02 Lakers and the 1993-94 Rockets, 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
2002 Lakers
in Western Conference
1994 Rockets
in Western Conference
Season Record
2002 Lakers
58 - 24
1994 Rockets
58 - 24

Winning %
2002 Lakers
.707
1994 Rockets
.707

Longest Streaks
2002 Lakers
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
1994 Rockets
Winning Streak: 15
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2002 Lakers
1994 Rockets

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2002 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1994 Rockets
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2002 Lakers
15 - 4
1994 Rockets
15 - 8

Winning %
2002 Lakers
.789
1994 Rockets
.652

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2002 Lakers
1994 Rockets

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2002 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: Shaquille O'Neal
All-NBA 1st Team: Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O'Neal
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Kobe Bryant
1994 Rockets
5 -
Season MVP: Hakeem Olajuwon
Finals MVP: Hakeem Olajuwon
Defensive Player: Hakeem Olajuwon
All-NBA 1st Team: Hakeem Olajuwon
All-Defensive 1st Team: Hakeem Olajuwon
NBA Leaders
2002 Lakers
-
none
1994 Rockets
-
none
Hall of Famers
2002 Lakers
1994 Rockets

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2002 Lakers
101.3
1994 Rockets
101.1

Rebounds
2002 Lakers
44.3
1994 Rockets
43.2

Assists
2002 Lakers
23.0
1994 Rockets
25.5

Steals
2002 Lakers
7.6
1994 Rockets
8.7

Blocks
2002 Lakers
5.8
1994 Rockets
5.9

3-Pointers Made
2002 Lakers
6.2
1994 Rockets
5.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
2002 Lakers
.461
1994 Rockets
.475

3-Point %
2002 Lakers
.354
1994 Rockets
.334

Free Throw %
2002 Lakers
.699
1994 Rockets
.743

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2002 Lakers
97.8
1994 Rockets
97.1

Rebounds
2002 Lakers
45.4
1994 Rockets
41.4

Assists
2002 Lakers
19.6
1994 Rockets
24.8

Steals
2002 Lakers
6.8
1994 Rockets
7.3

Blocks
2002 Lakers
5.8
1994 Rockets
6.2

3-Pointers Made
2002 Lakers
6.1
1994 Rockets
6.5

Percentages

Field Goal %
2002 Lakers
.444
1994 Rockets
.461

3-Point %
2002 Lakers
.339
1994 Rockets
.363

Free Throw %
2002 Lakers
.721
1994 Rockets
.767


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2002 Lakers
27.2 ppg
1994 Rockets
27.3 ppg
Rebounds
2002 Lakers
10.7 rpg
1994 Rockets
11.9 rpg
Assists
2002 Lakers
5.5 apg
1994 Rockets
5.1 apg
Steals
2002 Lakers
1.5 spg
1994 Rockets
1.7 spg
Blocks
2002 Lakers
1994 Rockets
3.7 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
2002 Lakers
28.5 ppg
1994 Rockets
28.9 ppg
Rebounds
2002 Lakers
12.6 rpg
1994 Rockets
11.0 rpg
Assists
2002 Lakers
4.6 apg
1994 Rockets
4.3 apg
Steals
2002 Lakers
1.7 spg
1994 Rockets
1.7 spg
Blocks
2002 Lakers
1994 Rockets
4.0 bpg