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.

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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 Career Comparison

NBA Timeline:
1946-47
2017-18
Kevin Durant:
2008 to 2018
LeBron James:
2004 to 2018

NBA Championships and Seasons

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 3
Kevin Durant 11
LeBron James 15
Kevin Durant 8
LeBron James 13
Kevin Durant 9
LeBron James 14

Honors and Awards

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 3
Kevin Durant 5
LeBron James 11
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 7
LeBron James 13
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 27.1
LeBron James 27.2

Kevin Durant 7.1
LeBron James 7.4

Kevin Durant 3.9
LeBron James 7.2

Kevin Durant 1.2
LeBron James 1.6

Kevin Durant 1.1
LeBron James 0.8

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 20,913
LeBron James 31,038

Kevin Durant 5,495
LeBron James 8,415

Kevin Durant 3,029
LeBron James 8,208

Kevin Durant 890
LeBron James 1,865

Kevin Durant 857
LeBron James 888

Kevin Durant 771
LeBron James 1,143

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .490
LeBron James .504

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .384
LeBron James .344

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .882
LeBron James .739

Best Season (no game minimum)

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

Kevin Durant 8.3
(2017)
LeBron James 8.6
(2018)

Kevin Durant 5.5
(2014)
LeBron James 9.1
(2018)

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

Kevin Durant 1.8
(2018)
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 28.8
LeBron James 28.7

Kevin Durant 7.9
LeBron James 8.8

Kevin Durant 3.9
LeBron James 7.0

Kevin Durant 1.0
LeBron James 1.8

Kevin Durant 1.2
LeBron James 1.0

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 3,428
LeBron James 6,668

Kevin Durant 941
LeBron James 2,052

Kevin Durant 461
LeBron James 1,624

Kevin Durant 122
LeBron James 410

Kevin Durant 137
LeBron James 225

Kevin Durant 119
LeBron James 232

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .471
LeBron James .490

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .341
LeBron James .330

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .859
LeBron James .741

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 9.0
(2018)

Kevin Durant 1.5
(2012)
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Kevin Durant 1.3
(2017)
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)