2003 San Antonio Spurs vs. 1979 Seattle Supersonics - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2002-03 Spurs 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
2003 Spurs
in Western Conference
1979 Supersonics
in Western Conference
Season Record
2003 Spurs
60 - 22
1979 Supersonics
52 - 30

Winning %
2003 Spurs
.732
1979 Supersonics
.634

Longest Streaks
2003 Spurs
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 2
1979 Supersonics
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2003 Spurs
1979 Supersonics

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2003 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1979 Supersonics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2003 Spurs
16 - 8
1979 Supersonics
12 - 5

Winning %
2003 Spurs
.667
1979 Supersonics
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2003 Spurs
1979 Supersonics

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2003 Spurs
7 -
Season MVP: Tim Duncan
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
Coach of the Year: Gregg Popovich
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 2nd Team: Bruce Bowen
All-Rookie 2nd Team: Manu Ginobili
1979 Supersonics
2 -
Finals MVP: Dennis Johnson
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dennis Johnson
NBA Leaders
2003 Spurs
-
none
1979 Supersonics
-
none
Hall of Famers
2003 Spurs
1979 Supersonics

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2003 Spurs
95.8
1979 Supersonics
106.6

Rebounds
2003 Spurs
42.6
1979 Supersonics
47.6

Assists
2003 Spurs
20.0
1979 Supersonics
24.1

Steals
2003 Spurs
7.7
1979 Supersonics
8.4

Blocks
2003 Spurs
6.5
1979 Supersonics
4.9

3-Pointers Made
2003 Spurs
5.5
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2003 Spurs
.462
1979 Supersonics
.468

3-Point %
2003 Spurs
.354
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2003 Spurs
.725
1979 Supersonics
.754

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2003 Spurs
94.8
1979 Supersonics
104.6

Rebounds
2003 Spurs
45.5
1979 Supersonics
48.3

Assists
2003 Spurs
20.7
1979 Supersonics
22.2

Steals
2003 Spurs
7.8
1979 Supersonics
8.3

Blocks
2003 Spurs
6.9
1979 Supersonics
5.8

3-Pointers Made
2003 Spurs
5.3
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2003 Spurs
.441
1979 Supersonics
.461

3-Point %
2003 Spurs
.351
1979 Supersonics
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2003 Spurs
.712
1979 Supersonics
.718


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2003 Spurs
23.3 ppg
1979 Supersonics
19.2 ppg
Rebounds
2003 Spurs
12.9 rpg
1979 Supersonics
12.4 rpg
Assists
2003 Spurs
5.3 apg
1979 Supersonics
4.4 apg
Steals
2003 Spurs
1.6 spg
1979 Supersonics
2.1 spg
Blocks
2003 Spurs
2.9 bpg
1979 Supersonics
1.2 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
2003 Spurs
24.7 ppg
1979 Supersonics
26.6 ppg
Rebounds
2003 Spurs
15.4 rpg
1979 Supersonics
11.7 rpg
Assists
2003 Spurs
5.3 apg
1979 Supersonics
5.4 apg
Steals
2003 Spurs
1.7 spg
1979 Supersonics
2.0 spg
Blocks
2003 Spurs
3.3 bpg
1979 Supersonics
1.5 bpg

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