2008 Boston Celtics vs. 1947 Philadelphia Warriors - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2007-08 Celtics and the 1946-47 Warriors, 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
2008 Celtics
in Eastern Conference
1947 Warriors
in Eastern Division
Season Record
2008 Celtics
66 - 16
1947 Warriors
35 - 25

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.805
1947 Warriors
.583

Longest Streaks
2008 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 3
1947 Warriors
Winning Streak: 5
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2008 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1947 Warriors
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2008 Celtics
16 - 10
1947 Warriors
8 - 2

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.615
1947 Warriors
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2008 Celtics
5 -
Finals MVP: Paul Pierce
Defensive Player: Kevin Garnett
All-NBA 1st Team: Kevin Garnett
All-NBA 3rd Team: Paul Pierce
All-Defensive 1st Team: Kevin Garnett
1947 Warriors
1 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Joe Fulks
NBA Leaders
2008 Celtics
-
none
1947 Warriors
1 -
Scoring Leader: Joe Fulks
Hall of Famers
2008 Celtics
1947 Warriors

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
100.5
1947 Warriors
68.6

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
42.0
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
2008 Celtics
22.4
1947 Warriors
5.7

Steals
2008 Celtics
8.5
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
7.3
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.475
1947 Warriors
.280

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.381
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.771
1947 Warriors
.688

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
94.0
1947 Warriors
75.3

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
40.0
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Assists
2008 Celtics
21.5
1947 Warriors
5.2

Steals
2008 Celtics
7.6
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.3
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
6.0
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.447
1947 Warriors
.278

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.359
1947 Warriors
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.783
1947 Warriors
.772


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2008 Celtics
19.6 ppg
1947 Warriors
23.2 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
9.2 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
2008 Celtics
5.1 apg
1947 Warriors
1.7 apg
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
2008 Celtics
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
2008 Celtics
20.4 ppg
1947 Warriors
22.2 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
10.5 rpg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Assists
2008 Celtics
6.6 apg
1947 Warriors
1.6 apg
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *
Blocks
2008 Celtics
1947 Warriors
-
n/a *

Notes: * - Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.
- Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80.
- Rebounds started to be recorded in 1950-51.