2013 Miami Heat vs. 1953 Minneapolis Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2012-13 Heat and the 1952-53 Lakers, 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
2013 Heat
in Eastern Conference
1953 Lakers
in Western Division
Season Record
2013 Heat
66 - 16
1953 Lakers
48 - 22

Winning %
2013 Heat
.805
1953 Lakers
.686

Longest Streaks
2013 Heat
Winning Streak: 27
Losing Streak: 2
1953 Lakers
Winning Streak: 6
Losing Streak: 3
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2013 Heat
1953 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2013 Heat
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1953 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2013 Heat
16 - 7
1953 Lakers
9 - 3

Winning %
2013 Heat
.696
1953 Lakers
.750

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2013 Heat
1953 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2013 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
1953 Lakers
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: George Mikan
All-NBA 2nd Team: Vern Mikkelsen
NBA Leaders
2013 Heat
-
none
1953 Lakers
1 -
Rebounds Leader: George Mikan
Hall of Famers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2013 Heat
102.9
1953 Lakers
85.3

Rebounds
2013 Heat
38.6
1953 Lakers
48.7

Assists
2013 Heat
23.0
1953 Lakers
19.3

Steals
2013 Heat
8.7
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
2013 Heat
5.4
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2013 Heat
8.7
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2013 Heat
.496
1953 Lakers
.390

3-Point %
2013 Heat
.396
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2013 Heat
.754
1953 Lakers
.739

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2013 Heat
97.1
1953 Lakers
82.9

Rebounds
2013 Heat
38.1
1953 Lakers
53.0

Assists
2013 Heat
20.6
1953 Lakers
17.2

Steals
2013 Heat
8.3
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
2013 Heat
5.4
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2013 Heat
7.7
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2013 Heat
.468
1953 Lakers
.377

3-Point %
2013 Heat
.381
1953 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2013 Heat
.766
1953 Lakers
.723


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2013 Heat
26.8 ppg
1953 Lakers
20.6 ppg
Rebounds
2013 Heat
8.0 rpg
1953 Lakers
14.4 rpg
Assists
2013 Heat
7.3 apg
1953 Lakers
3.6 apg
Steals
2013 Heat
1.9 spg
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
2013 Heat
1.4 bpg
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
2013 Heat
25.9 ppg
1953 Lakers
19.8 ppg
Rebounds
2013 Heat
8.4 rpg
1953 Lakers
15.4 rpg
Assists
2013 Heat
6.6 apg
1953 Lakers
4.1 apg
Steals
2013 Heat
1.8 spg
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
2013 Heat
1.6 bpg
1953 Lakers
-
n/a *

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