2012 Miami Heat vs. 1973 New York Knicks - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2011-12 Heat and the 1972-73 Knicks, 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
2012 Heat
in Eastern Conference
1973 Knicks
in Eastern Conference
Season Record
2012 Heat
46 - 20
1973 Knicks
57 - 25

Winning %
2012 Heat
.697
1973 Knicks
.695

Longest Streaks
2012 Heat
Winning Streak: 9
Losing Streak: 3
1973 Knicks
Winning Streak: 11
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2012 Heat
1973 Knicks

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2012 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1973 Knicks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2012 Heat
16 - 7
1973 Knicks
12 - 5

Winning %
2012 Heat
.696
1973 Knicks
.706

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2012 Heat
1973 Knicks

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2012 Heat
5 -
Season MVP: LeBron James
Finals MVP: LeBron James
All-NBA 1st Team: LeBron James
All-NBA 3rd Team: Dwyane Wade
All-Defensive 1st Team: LeBron James
1973 Knicks
4 -
Finals MVP: Willis Reed
All-NBA 2nd Team: Walt Frazier
All-Defensive 1st Team: Dave DeBusschere, Walt Frazier
NBA Leaders
2012 Heat
-
none
1973 Knicks
-
none
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2012 Heat
98.5
1973 Knicks
105.0

Rebounds
2012 Heat
41.6
1973 Knicks
47.3

Assists
2012 Heat
20.0
1973 Knicks
26.7

Steals
2012 Heat
8.9
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
2012 Heat
5.4
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2012 Heat
5.6
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2012 Heat
.469
1973 Knicks
.467

3-Point %
2012 Heat
.359
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2012 Heat
.775
1973 Knicks
.780

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2012 Heat
97.3
1973 Knicks
103.8

Rebounds
2012 Heat
40.4
1973 Knicks
44.5

Assists
2012 Heat
17.5
1973 Knicks
23.3

Steals
2012 Heat
7.3
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Blocks
2012 Heat
5.0
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2012 Heat
6.8
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2012 Heat
.460
1973 Knicks
.484

3-Point %
2012 Heat
.347
1973 Knicks
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2012 Heat
.744
1973 Knicks
.748


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2012 Heat
27.1 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.1 ppg
Rebounds
2012 Heat
7.9 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.2 rpg
Assists
2012 Heat
6.2 apg
1973 Knicks
5.9 apg
Steals
2012 Heat
1.9 spg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
2012 Heat
1.3 bpg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
2012 Heat
30.3 ppg
1973 Knicks
21.9 ppg
Rebounds
2012 Heat
9.7 rpg
1973 Knicks
10.5 rpg
Assists
2012 Heat
5.6 apg
1973 Knicks
6.2 apg
Steals
2012 Heat
1.9 spg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *
Blocks
2012 Heat
1.3 bpg
1973 Knicks
-
n/a *

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