Player Comparison: Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James

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Compare player statistics for: Michael Jordan career vs. LeBron James career.
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Per Game

Per Game Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James200420221322132138.29.819.6.5041.54.4.3458.315.1.550.5435.87.9.7341.26.37.47.41.60.73.51.827.0
2Michael Jordan*198520031072103938.311.422.9.4970.51.7.32710.821.2.510.5096.88.2.8351.64.76.25.32.30.82.72.630.1

Totals

Totals Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% eFG% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James2004202213221321504981301825846.50420135839.3451100520007.550.543762510395.734154682739819977720859904636242235674
2Michael Jordan*1985200310721039410111219224537.4975811778.3271161122759.510.50973278772.835166850046672563325148932924278332292

Per 36 Minutes

Per 36 Minutes Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James2004202213221321504989.318.4.5041.44.2.3457.814.3.5505.47.4.7341.15.97.07.01.50.73.31.725.4
2Michael Jordan*19852003107210394101110.721.5.4970.51.6.32710.220.0.5106.47.7.8351.54.45.94.92.20.82.62.428.3

Per 100 Poss

Per 100 Poss Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG% 3P 3PA 3P% 2P 2PA 2P% FT FTA FT% ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS ORtg DRtg
1LeBron James20042022132213215049813.326.5.5042.16.0.34511.320.5.5507.810.7.7341.68.510.110.02.11.04.72.536.5116104
2Michael Jordan*19852003107210394101115.330.7.4970.72.2.32714.528.5.5109.211.0.8352.16.38.37.03.11.13.73.540.4118103

Advanced

Advanced Table
Rk Player From To G MP PER TS% 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG%   OWS DWS WS WS/48   OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1LeBron James2004202213225049827.3.586.226.4023.618.611.236.62.11.613.231.5169.473.8243.2.2317.01.88.8137.8
2Michael Jordan*1985200310724101127.9.569.072.3584.714.19.424.93.11.49.333.3149.964.1214.0.2507.22.09.2116.1

Adjusted Shooting

Adjusted Shooting Table
  Player Shooting % League Shooting % League-Adjusted  
Rk Player From To G MP   FG 2P 3P eFG FT TS FTr 3PAr   FG 2P 3P eFG FT TS FTr 3PAr   FG+ 2P+ 3P+ eFG+ FT+ TS+ FTr+ 3PAr+   FG Add TS Add
1LeBron James20042022132250498.504.550.345.543.734.586.402.226.455.489.358.501.759.542.290.2581111129610897108139882144.82699.4
2Michael Jordan19852003107241011.497.510.327.509.835.569.358.072.469.484.340.488.756.534.323.11310610595104110106110711009.91943.8

Playoffs Totals

Playoffs Totals Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P eFG FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James200620212662661103527255502.4954321283.33722934219.543.53517492364.7404011990239119194542529756167631
2Michael Jordan*19851998179179747421884497.487148446.33220404051.504.50314631766.828305847115210223761585465415987

Playoffs Per Game

Playoffs Per Game Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P eFG FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James2006202126626641.510.220.7.4951.64.8.3378.615.9.543.5356.68.9.7401.57.59.07.21.70.93.72.328.7
2Michael Jordan*1985199817917941.812.225.1.4870.82.5.33211.422.6.504.5038.29.9.8281.74.76.45.72.10.93.13.033.4

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes

Playoffs Per 36 Minutes Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
1LeBron James20062021266266110358.917.9.4951.44.2.3377.513.8.5435.77.7.7401.36.57.86.31.50.83.22.024.9
2Michael Jordan*19851998179179747410.521.7.4870.72.1.3329.819.5.5047.08.5.8281.54.15.54.91.80.82.62.628.8

Playoffs Per 100 Poss

Playoffs Per 100 Poss Table
Rk Player From To G GS MP FG FGA FG 3P 3PA 3P 2P 2PA 2P FT FTA FT ORB DRB TRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS ORtg DRtg
1LeBron James200620212662661103513.326.8.4952.16.2.33711.220.5.5438.511.5.7402.09.711.69.32.21.24.73.037.1116103
2Michael Jordan*19851998179179747415.832.5.4871.13.2.33214.829.3.50410.612.8.8282.26.18.37.42.71.14.03.943.3118104

Playoffs Advanced

Playoffs Advanced Table
Rk Player From To G MP PER TS 3PAr FTr ORB% DRB% TRB% AST% STL% BLK% TOV% USG%   OWS DWS WS WS/48   OBPM DBPM BPM VORP
1LeBron James200620212661103528.2.583.233.4304.421.313.035.62.22.013.032.038.217.555.7.2427.62.510.233.9
2Michael Jordan*19851998179747428.6.568.099.3934.813.89.328.22.71.69.435.627.312.439.8.2558.82.311.124.7
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