2008 Boston Celtics vs. 2004 Detroit Pistons - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2007-08 Celtics and the 2003-04 Pistons, 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
2004 Pistons
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
2008 Celtics
66 - 16
2004 Pistons
54 - 28

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.805
2004 Pistons
.659

Longest Streaks
2008 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 3
2004 Pistons
Winning Streak: 13
Losing Streak: 6
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
2004 Pistons

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2008 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2004 Pistons
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2008 Celtics
16 - 10
2004 Pistons
16 - 7

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.615
2004 Pistons
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
2004 Pistons

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
2004 Pistons
3 -
Finals MVP: Chauncey Billups
All-NBA 2nd Team: Ben Wallace
All-Defensive 1st Team: Ben Wallace
NBA Leaders
2008 Celtics
-
none
2004 Pistons
-
none
Hall of Famers
2008 Celtics
2004 Pistons

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
100.5
2004 Pistons
90.1

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
42.0
2004 Pistons
42.8

Assists
2008 Celtics
22.4
2004 Pistons
20.8

Steals
2008 Celtics
8.5
2004 Pistons
8.0

Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.6
2004 Pistons
7.0

3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
7.3
2004 Pistons
4.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.475
2004 Pistons
.435

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.381
2004 Pistons
.344

Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.771
2004 Pistons
.753

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
94.0
2004 Pistons
87.1

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
40.0
2004 Pistons
44.8

Assists
2008 Celtics
21.5
2004 Pistons
19.4

Steals
2008 Celtics
7.6
2004 Pistons
8.0

Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.3
2004 Pistons
7.1

3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
6.0
2004 Pistons
4.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.447
2004 Pistons
.412

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.359
2004 Pistons
.304

Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.783
2004 Pistons
.734


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2008 Celtics
19.6 ppg
2004 Pistons
17.6 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
9.2 rpg
2004 Pistons
12.4 rpg
Assists
2008 Celtics
5.1 apg
2004 Pistons
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
2004 Pistons
1.8 spg
Blocks
2008 Celtics
2004 Pistons
3.0 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
2008 Celtics
20.4 ppg
2004 Pistons
21.5 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
10.5 rpg
2004 Pistons
14.3 rpg
Assists
2008 Celtics
6.6 apg
2004 Pistons
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
2004 Pistons
1.9 spg
Blocks
2008 Celtics
2004 Pistons
2.4 bpg