2021 Milwaukee Bucks vs. 1972 Los Angeles Lakers - Team Comparisons

Head-to-head comparison between the 2020-21 Bucks and the 1971-72 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
2021 Bucks
in Eastern Conference
1972 Lakers
in Western Conference
Season Record
2021 Bucks
46 - 26
1972 Lakers
69 - 13

Winning %
2021 Bucks
.639
1972 Lakers
.841

Longest Streaks
2021 Bucks
Winning Streak: 8
Losing Streak: 5
1972 Lakers
Winning Streak: 33
Losing Streak: 2
Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers

Playoffs

Playoff Performance
2021 Bucks
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
1972 Lakers
NBA Championship
NBA Champions
Playoff Record
2021 Bucks
16 - 7
1972 Lakers
12 - 3

Winning %
2021 Bucks
.696
1972 Lakers
.800

Players Used
(at least 1 game)
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers

Awards, Honors and More...

Awards and Honors
2021 Bucks
4 -
Finals MVP: Giannis Antetokounmpo
All-NBA 1st Team: Giannis Antetokounmpo
All-Defensive 1st Team: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jrue Holiday
1972 Lakers
6 -
Finals MVP: Wilt Chamberlain
Coach of the Year: Bill Sharman
All-NBA 1st Team: Jerry West
All-NBA 2nd Team: Wilt Chamberlain
All-Defensive 1st Team: Wilt Chamberlain, Jerry West
NBA Leaders
2021 Bucks
-
none
1972 Lakers
2 -
Rebounds Leader: Wilt Chamberlain
Assists Leader: Jerry West
Hall of Famers
2021 Bucks
-
none
1972 Lakers

Team Stats

NBA Regular Season

Stats Per Game

Points
2021 Bucks
120.1
1972 Lakers
121.0

Rebounds
2021 Bucks
48.1
1972 Lakers
56.4

Assists
2021 Bucks
25.5
1972 Lakers
27.2

Steals
2021 Bucks
8.1
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
2021 Bucks
4.6
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2021 Bucks
14.4
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2021 Bucks
.487
1972 Lakers
.490

3-Point %
2021 Bucks
.389
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2021 Bucks
.760
1972 Lakers
.734

NBA Playoffs

Stats Per Game

Points
2021 Bucks
110.3
1972 Lakers
106.6

Rebounds
2021 Bucks
49.0
1972 Lakers
54.1

Assists
2021 Bucks
22.8
1972 Lakers
21.6

Steals
2021 Bucks
7.8
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Blocks
2021 Bucks
4.2
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
3-Pointers Made
2021 Bucks
11.2
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *

Percentages

Field Goal %
2021 Bucks
.462
1972 Lakers
.429

3-Point %
2021 Bucks
.321
1972 Lakers
-

n/a *
Free Throw %
2021 Bucks
.718
1972 Lakers
.750


Team Leaders

NBA Regular Season

Points
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers
25.9 ppg
Rebounds
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers
19.2 rpg
Assists
2021 Bucks
6.1 apg
1972 Lakers
9.7 apg
Steals
2021 Bucks
1.6 spg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
2021 Bucks
1.5 bpg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *

NBA Playoffs

Points
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers
23.8 ppg
Rebounds
2021 Bucks
1972 Lakers
21.0 rpg
Assists
2021 Bucks
8.7 apg
1972 Lakers
8.9 apg
Steals
2021 Bucks
1.7 spg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *
Blocks
2021 Bucks
1.5 bpg
1972 Lakers
-
n/a *

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