Kareem Abdul-Jabbar vs. Giannis Antetokounmpo Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Giannis Antetokounmpo and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 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

NBA Timeline:
1946-47
2017-18
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar:
1970 to 1989
G. Antetokounmpo:
2014 to 2018

NBA Championships and Seasons

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 6
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 20
G. Antetokounmpo 5
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 18
G. Antetokounmpo 2
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 19
G. Antetokounmpo 2

Honors and Awards

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 6
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 10
G. Antetokounmpo 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 15
G. Antetokounmpo 1
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5
G. Antetokounmpo 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 11
G. Antetokounmpo 1
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 4 *
G. Antetokounmpo 0
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1
G. Antetokounmpo 0
* Notes: Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 24.6
G. Antetokounmpo 16.8

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 11.2
G. Antetokounmpo 7.4

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 3.6
G. Antetokounmpo 3.8

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 0.9
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.2

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2.6
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.3

Totals Stats

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 38,387
G. Antetokounmpo 6,236

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 17,440
G. Antetokounmpo 2,755

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5,660
G. Antetokounmpo 1,397

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1,160
*
G. Antetokounmpo 435

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 3,189
*
G. Antetokounmpo 482

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1,560
G. Antetokounmpo 372

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .559
G. Antetokounmpo .507

3-Point Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .056
*
G. Antetokounmpo .279

Free Throw Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .721
G. Antetokounmpo .744

Best Season (no game minimum)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 34.8
(1972)
G. Antetokounmpo 27.8
(2018)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 16.9
(1976)
G. Antetokounmpo 10.4
(2018)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5.4
(1979)
G. Antetokounmpo 5.4
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1.7
(1978)
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.6
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 4.1
(1976)
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.9
(2017)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 24.3
G. Antetokounmpo 18.2

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 10.5
G. Antetokounmpo 8.3

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 3.2
G. Antetokounmpo 3.3

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1.0
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.3

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2.4
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.6

Totals Stats

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5,762
G. Antetokounmpo 218

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2,481
G. Antetokounmpo 99

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 767
G. Antetokounmpo 40

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 189
*
G. Antetokounmpo 16

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 476
*
G. Antetokounmpo 19

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 237
G. Antetokounmpo 12

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .533
G. Antetokounmpo .470

3-Point Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .000
*
G. Antetokounmpo .364

Free Throw Percentage
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar .740
G. Antetokounmpo .609

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 35.2
(1970)
G. Antetokounmpo 24.8
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 18.2
(1972)
G. Antetokounmpo 9.5
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5.1
(1972)
G. Antetokounmpo 4.0
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 1.7
(1977)
*
G. Antetokounmpo 2.2
(2017)

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 4.1
(1979)
*
G. Antetokounmpo 1.7
(2017)

Notes: * Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.
Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.