2020 Los Angeles Lakers vs. 1955 Syracuse Nationals - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2019-20 Lakers and the 1954-55 Nationals, 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
2020 Lakers
in Western Conference
1955 Nationals
in Eastern Division
Season Record
2020 Lakers
52 - 19
1955 Nationals
43 - 29

Winning %
2020 Lakers
.732
1955 Nationals
.597

Longest Streaks
2020 Lakers
Winning Streak: 10
Losing Streak: 4
1955 Nationals
Winning Streak: 7
Losing Streak: 4
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2020 Lakers
1955 Nationals

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2020 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1955 Nationals
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2020 Lakers
16 - 5
1955 Nationals
7 - 4

Winning %
2020 Lakers
.762
1955 Nationals
.636

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2020 Lakers
1955 Nationals

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2020 Lakers
4 -
Finals MVP: LeBron James
All-NBA 1st Team: Anthony Davis, LeBron James
All-Defensive 1st Team: Anthony Davis
1955 Nationals
2 -
All-NBA 1st Team: Dolph Schayes
All-NBA 2nd Team: Paul Seymour
NBA Leaders
2020 Lakers
1 -
Assists Leader: LeBron James
1955 Nationals
-
none
Hall of Famers
2020 Lakers
-
none
1955 Nationals

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2020 Lakers
113.4
1955 Nationals
91.1

Rebounds
2020 Lakers
45.7
1955 Nationals
54.6

Assists
2020 Lakers
25.4
1955 Nationals
24.7

Steals
2020 Lakers
8.6
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
Blocks
2020 Lakers
6.6
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2020 Lakers
11.0
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2020 Lakers
.480
1955 Nationals
.372

3-Point %
2020 Lakers
.349
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2020 Lakers
.729
1955 Nationals
.750

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2020 Lakers
112.8
1955 Nationals
97.2

Rebounds
2020 Lakers
44.1
1955 Nationals
55.5

Assists
2020 Lakers
25.6
1955 Nationals
25.6

Steals
2020 Lakers
8.0
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
Blocks
2020 Lakers
5.3
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2020 Lakers
12.1
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2020 Lakers
.489
1955 Nationals
.363

3-Point %
2020 Lakers
.354
1955 Nationals
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2020 Lakers
.758
1955 Nationals
.741


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2020 Lakers
26.1 ppg
1955 Nationals
18.5 ppg
Rebounds
2020 Lakers
9.3 rpg
1955 Nationals
12.3 rpg
Assists
2020 Lakers
10.2 apg
1955 Nationals
6.7 apg
Steals
2020 Lakers
1.5 spg
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
Blocks
2020 Lakers
2.3 bpg
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
2020 Lakers
27.7 ppg
1955 Nationals
19.0 ppg
Rebounds
2020 Lakers
10.8 rpg
1955 Nationals
12.8 rpg
Assists
2020 Lakers
8.8 apg
1955 Nationals
6.8 apg
Steals
2020 Lakers
1.4 spg
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *
Blocks
2020 Lakers
1.4 bpg
1955 Nationals
-
n/a *

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