Kevin Durant vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Kevin Durant that includes championships won, honors and awards obtained, regular season and playoffs stats and other data put side by side.

Who scored more points in his career? Who averaged more points in playoffs? Who won more championships? Who led the season more times? Who won more MVP awards? Those questions and many more, are answered here. It includes NBA Championships, seasons, playoffs, awards, statistical data for points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and percentages.

Head To Head Comparison

1946-47 NBA Timeline 2015-16
Kevin Durant:
2008 to 2016
LeBron James:
2004 to 2016

NBA Championships and Seasons

NBA Championships
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 2
NBA Seasons
Kevin Durant 9
LeBron James 13
Playoffs Played
Kevin Durant 5
LeBron James 10
All-Star Games
Kevin Durant 7
LeBron James 12

Honors and Awards

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 2
Kevin Durant 5
LeBron James 9
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 5
LeBron James 11
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 6
Kevin Durant 4
LeBron James 1
Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 27.3  
LeBron James 27.2  

Kevin Durant 7.0  
LeBron James 7.1  

Kevin Durant 3.6  
LeBron James 6.9  

Kevin Durant 1.2  
LeBron James 1.7  

Kevin Durant 1.0  
LeBron James 0.8  

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 16,816  
LeBron James 26,159  

Kevin Durant 4,299  
LeBron James 6,859  

Kevin Durant 2,209  
LeBron James 6,624  

Kevin Durant 750  
LeBron James 1,622  

Kevin Durant 610  
LeBron James 760  

Total Games
Kevin Durant 615  
LeBron James 961  

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .483  
LeBron James .496  

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .380  
LeBron James .339  

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .882  
LeBron James .744  

Best Season (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 32.0  
(2014)
LeBron James 31.4  
(2006)

Kevin Durant 8.0  
(2016)
LeBron James 8.0  
(2013)

Kevin Durant 5.5  
(2014)
LeBron James 8.6  
(2010)

Kevin Durant 1.4  
(2013)
LeBron James 2.2  
(2005)

Kevin Durant 1.3  
(2013)
LeBron James 1.1  
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 28.9  
LeBron James 28.2  

Kevin Durant 8.2  
LeBron James 8.8  

Kevin Durant 3.8  
LeBron James 6.7  

Kevin Durant 1.1  
LeBron James 1.7  

Kevin Durant 1.2  
LeBron James 0.9  

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 2,109  
LeBron James 5,020  

Kevin Durant 602  
LeBron James 1,558  

Kevin Durant 280  
LeBron James 1,188  

Kevin Durant 81  
LeBron James 305  

Kevin Durant 88  
LeBron James 159  

Total Games
Kevin Durant 73  
LeBron James 178  

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .462  
LeBron James .473  

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .341  
LeBron James .318  

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .839  
LeBron James .752  

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 30.8  
(2013)
LeBron James 35.3  
(2009)

Kevin Durant 9.0  
(2013)
LeBron James 11.3  
(2015)

Kevin Durant 6.3  
(2013)
LeBron James 8.5  
(2015)

Kevin Durant 1.5  
(2012)
LeBron James 1.9  
(2012)

Kevin Durant 1.3  
(2010)
LeBron James 1.8  
(2010)