Bill Walton vs. James Worthy Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars James Worthy and Bill Walton 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
Bill Walton:
1975 to 1987
James Worthy:
1983 to 1994

NBA Championships and Seasons

Bill Walton 2
James Worthy 3
Bill Walton 10
James Worthy 12
Bill Walton 4
James Worthy 9
Bill Walton 2
James Worthy 7

Honors and Awards

Bill Walton 1
James Worthy 0
Bill Walton 1
James Worthy 1
Bill Walton 1
James Worthy 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Bill Walton 2
James Worthy 2
Bill Walton 2
James Worthy 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Bill Walton 2
James Worthy 0
Bill Walton 1
James Worthy 0
Bill Walton 1
James Worthy 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Bill Walton 13.3
James Worthy 17.6

Bill Walton 10.5
James Worthy 5.1

Bill Walton 3.4
James Worthy 3.0

Bill Walton 0.8
James Worthy 1.1

Bill Walton 2.2
James Worthy 0.7

Totals Stats

Bill Walton 6,215
James Worthy 16,320

Bill Walton 4,923
James Worthy 4,708

Bill Walton 1,590
James Worthy 2,791

Bill Walton 380
James Worthy 1,041

Bill Walton 1,034
James Worthy 624

Bill Walton 468
James Worthy 926

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Bill Walton .521
James Worthy .521

3-Point Percentage
Bill Walton .000
*
James Worthy .241

Free Throw Percentage
Bill Walton .660
James Worthy .769

Best Season (no game minimum)

Bill Walton 18.9
(1978)
James Worthy 21.4
(1991)

Bill Walton 14.4
(1977)
James Worthy 6.4
(1985)

Bill Walton 5.0
(1978)
James Worthy 4.7
(1992)

Bill Walton 1.0
(1978)
James Worthy 1.4
(1992)

Bill Walton 3.6
(1983)
James Worthy 1.0
(1986)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Bill Walton 10.8
James Worthy 21.1

Bill Walton 9.1
James Worthy 5.2

Bill Walton 3.0
James Worthy 3.2

Bill Walton 0.7
James Worthy 1.2

Bill Walton 1.7
James Worthy 0.7

Totals Stats

Bill Walton 528
James Worthy 3,022

Bill Walton 444
James Worthy 747

Bill Walton 145
James Worthy 463

Bill Walton 32
James Worthy 177

Bill Walton 83
James Worthy 96

Bill Walton 49
James Worthy 143

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Bill Walton .525
James Worthy .544

3-Point Percentage
Bill Walton .000
*
James Worthy .209

Free Throw Percentage
Bill Walton .673
James Worthy .727

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Bill Walton 18.2
(1977)
James Worthy 24.8
(1989)

Bill Walton 15.2
(1977)
James Worthy 6.7
(1989)

Bill Walton 5.5
(1977)
James Worthy 4.4
(1988)

Bill Walton 1.5
(1978)
James Worthy 1.6
(1990)

Bill Walton 3.4
(1977)
James Worthy 1.2
(1987)

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