2008 Boston Celtics vs. 2005 San Antonio Spurs - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2007-08 Celtics and the 2004-05 Spurs, 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
2005 Spurs
in Western Conference
Season Record
2008 Celtics
66 - 16
2005 Spurs
59 - 23

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.805
2005 Spurs
.720

Longest Streaks
2008 Celtics
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 3
2005 Spurs
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
2005 Spurs

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2008 Celtics
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
2005 Spurs
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2008 Celtics
16 - 10
2005 Spurs
16 - 7

Winning %
2008 Celtics
.615
2005 Spurs
.696

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2008 Celtics
2005 Spurs

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
2005 Spurs
4 -
Finals MVP: Tim Duncan
All-NBA 1st Team: Tim Duncan
All-Defensive 1st Team: Bruce Bowen, Tim Duncan
NBA Leaders
2008 Celtics
-
none
2005 Spurs
-
none
Hall of Famers
2008 Celtics
2005 Spurs

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
100.5
2005 Spurs
96.2

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
42.0
2005 Spurs
42.4

Assists
2008 Celtics
22.4
2005 Spurs
21.6

Steals
2008 Celtics
8.5
2005 Spurs
7.5

Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.6
2005 Spurs
6.6

3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
7.3
2005 Spurs
6.2

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.475
2005 Spurs
.453

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.381
2005 Spurs
.363

Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.771
2005 Spurs
.724

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2008 Celtics
94.0
2005 Spurs
96.9

Rebounds
2008 Celtics
40.0
2005 Spurs
42.1

Assists
2008 Celtics
21.5
2005 Spurs
18.4

Steals
2008 Celtics
7.6
2005 Spurs
5.6

Blocks
2008 Celtics
4.3
2005 Spurs
5.8

3-Pointers Made
2008 Celtics
6.0
2005 Spurs
7.1

Percentages

Field Goal %
2008 Celtics
.447
2005 Spurs
.454

3-Point %
2008 Celtics
.359
2005 Spurs
.389

Free Throw %
2008 Celtics
.783
2005 Spurs
.727


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2008 Celtics
19.6 ppg
2005 Spurs
20.3 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
9.2 rpg
2005 Spurs
11.1 rpg
Assists
2008 Celtics
5.1 apg
2005 Spurs
6.1 apg
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
2005 Spurs
1.6 spg
Blocks
2008 Celtics
2005 Spurs
2.6 bpg

NBA Playoffs

Points
2008 Celtics
20.4 ppg
2005 Spurs
23.6 ppg
Rebounds
2008 Celtics
10.5 rpg
2005 Spurs
12.4 rpg
Assists
2008 Celtics
6.6 apg
2005 Spurs
4.3 apg
Steals
2008 Celtics
1.7 spg
2005 Spurs
1.2 spg
Blocks
2008 Celtics
2005 Spurs
2.3 bpg