Player Comparison: Ben Simmons vs. Magic Johnson vs. LeBron James

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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 James200420221366136538.29.919.6.5051.64.5.3468.315.1.552.5455.77.8.7341.26.37.57.41.60.83.51.827.1
2Magic Johnson*1980199690676336.76.913.2.5200.41.2.3036.512.0.541.5335.56.5.8481.85.57.211.21.90.43.92.319.5
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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 James2004202213661365521391354326825.50521406186.3461140320639.552.545783610673.734160186091021010045213610414788251637062
2Magic Johnson*1980199690676333245621111951.5203251074.303588610877.541.53349605850.8481601495865591014117243743506205017707
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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 James2004202213661365521399.418.5.5051.54.3.3467.914.3.5525.47.4.7341.15.97.06.91.50.73.31.725.6
2Magic Johnson*19801996906763332456.712.9.5200.41.2.3036.411.8.5415.46.3.8481.75.47.111.01.90.43.82.219.2
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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 James20042022136613655213913.426.6.5052.16.1.34611.320.4.5527.810.6.7341.68.510.19.92.11.04.72.536.7116104
2Magic Johnson*19801996906763332458.917.1.5200.51.5.3038.415.6.5417.18.4.8482.37.19.414.52.50.55.02.925.4121104
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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 James2004202213665213927.3.588.231.3983.618.711.336.42.11.613.231.6173.975.6249.5.2307.11.88.9142.6
2Magic Johnson*198019969063324524.1.610.090.4895.715.811.140.92.50.619.422.3110.645.2155.8.2255.91.67.580.0
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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 James20042022136652139.505.552.346.545.734.588.398.231.455.491.358.502.759.543.289.2641111139710897108138882275.22833.7
2Magic Johnson1980199690633245.520.541.303.533.848.610.490.090.483.492.315.490.759.537.327.051108110951091121131501531024.02098.5
3Ben Simmons201820212759326.560.564.147.560.597.579.425.011.461.519.361.527.770.562.255.36312110941106781031673214.7129.9

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
2Magic Johnson*19801996190117753812912552.50651212.24112402340.530.51610681274.838349111614652346358646965243701
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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
2Magic Johnson*1980199619011739.76.813.4.5060.31.1.2416.512.3.530.5165.66.7.8381.85.97.712.31.90.33.72.819.5
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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
2Magic Johnson*1980199619011775386.212.2.5060.21.0.2415.911.2.5305.16.1.8381.75.37.011.21.70.33.32.517.7
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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
2Magic Johnson*1980199619011775388.316.5.5060.31.4.2418.015.1.5306.98.2.8382.37.29.515.12.30.44.53.423.9122107
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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 James200620212661103528.2.583.233.4304.421.313.035.62.22.013.032.038.217.555.7.2427.62.610.233.9
2Magic Johnson*19801996190753823.0.595.083.4995.415.910.942.22.30.518.321.223.19.532.6.2086.11.57.618.3
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