Ben Simmons vs. Bill Walton Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Bill Walton and Ben Simmons 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? These 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
2021-22
Ben Simmons:
2018 to 2021
Bill Walton:
1975 to 1987

NBA Championships and Seasons

Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 2
Ben Simmons 4
Bill Walton 10
Ben Simmons 3
Bill Walton 4
Ben Simmons 3
Bill Walton 2

Honors and Awards

Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 1
Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 1
Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 1
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Ben Simmons 1
Bill Walton 2
Ben Simmons 2
Bill Walton 2
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Ben Simmons 2
Bill Walton 2
Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 1
Ben Simmons 1
Bill Walton 0
Ben Simmons 0
Bill Walton 1
Ben Simmons 1
Bill Walton 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Ben Simmons 15.9
Bill Walton 13.3

Ben Simmons 8.1
Bill Walton 10.5

Ben Simmons 7.7
Bill Walton 3.4

Ben Simmons 1.7
Bill Walton 0.8

Ben Simmons 0.7
Bill Walton 2.2

Totals Stats

Ben Simmons 4,382
Bill Walton 6,215

Ben Simmons 2,217
Bill Walton 4,923

Ben Simmons 2,127
Bill Walton 1,590

Ben Simmons 464
Bill Walton 380

Ben Simmons 199
Bill Walton 1,034

Ben Simmons 275
Bill Walton 468

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Ben Simmons .560
Bill Walton .521

3-Point Percentage
Ben Simmons .147
Bill Walton .000

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Free Throw Percentage
Ben Simmons .597
Bill Walton .660

Best Season (no game minimum)

Ben Simmons 16.9
(2019)
Bill Walton 18.9
(1978)

Ben Simmons 8.8
(2019)
Bill Walton 14.4
(1977)

Ben Simmons 8.2
(2018)
Bill Walton 5.0
(1978)

Ben Simmons 2.1
(2020)
Bill Walton 1.0
(1978)

Ben Simmons 0.9
(2018)
Bill Walton 3.6
(1983)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Ben Simmons 13.9
Bill Walton 10.8

Ben Simmons 8.0
Bill Walton 9.1

Ben Simmons 7.5
Bill Walton 3.0

Ben Simmons 1.4
Bill Walton 0.7

Ben Simmons 0.9
Bill Walton 1.7

Totals Stats

Ben Simmons 473
Bill Walton 528

Ben Simmons 273
Bill Walton 444

Ben Simmons 255
Bill Walton 145

Ben Simmons 47
Bill Walton 32

Ben Simmons 30
Bill Walton 83

Ben Simmons 34
Bill Walton 49

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Ben Simmons .571
Bill Walton .525

3-Point Percentage
Ben Simmons .000
Bill Walton .000

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Free Throw Percentage
Ben Simmons .520
Bill Walton .673

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Ben Simmons 16.3
(2018)
Bill Walton 18.2
(1977)

Ben Simmons 9.4
(2018)
Bill Walton 15.2
(1977)

Ben Simmons 8.8
(2021)
Bill Walton 5.5
(1977)

Ben Simmons 1.7
(2018)
Bill Walton 1.5
(1978)

Ben Simmons 1.0
(2019)
Bill Walton 3.4
(1977)

Notes: * Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.