Carmelo Anthony vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony 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? 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
Carmelo Anthony:
2004 to 2022
LeBron James:
2004 to 2022

NBA Championships and Seasons

Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 4
Carmelo Anthony 19
LeBron James 19
Carmelo Anthony 13
LeBron James 15
Carmelo Anthony 10
LeBron James 17

Honors and Awards

Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 4
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 4
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 13
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Carmelo Anthony 6
LeBron James 17
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 6
Carmelo Anthony 1
LeBron James 1
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 1
Carmelo Anthony 0
LeBron James 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Carmelo Anthony 23.0
LeBron James 27.0

Carmelo Anthony 6.3
LeBron James 7.4

Carmelo Anthony 2.8
LeBron James 7.4

Carmelo Anthony 1.0
LeBron James 1.6

Carmelo Anthony 0.5
LeBron James 0.8

Totals Stats

Carmelo Anthony 27,427
LeBron James 35,445

Carmelo Anthony 7,536
LeBron James 9,770

Carmelo Anthony 3,358
LeBron James 9,712

Carmelo Anthony 1,177
LeBron James 2,068

Carmelo Anthony 595
LeBron James 985

Carmelo Anthony 1,195
LeBron James 1,313

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .447
LeBron James .504

3-Point Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .354
LeBron James .346

Free Throw Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .814
LeBron James .733

Best Season (no game minimum)

Carmelo Anthony 28.9
(2007)
LeBron James 31.4
(2006)

Carmelo Anthony 8.1
(2014)
LeBron James 8.6
(2018)

Carmelo Anthony 4.2
(2016)
LeBron James 10.2
(2020)

Carmelo Anthony 1.3
(2010)
LeBron James 2.2
(2005)

Carmelo Anthony 0.8
(2022)
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Carmelo Anthony 23.1
LeBron James 28.7

Carmelo Anthony 6.7
LeBron James 9.0

Carmelo Anthony 2.5
LeBron James 7.2

Carmelo Anthony 1.2
LeBron James 1.7

Carmelo Anthony 0.3
LeBron James 0.9

Totals Stats

Carmelo Anthony 1,914
LeBron James 7,631

Carmelo Anthony 557
LeBron James 2,391

Carmelo Anthony 204
LeBron James 1,919

Carmelo Anthony 100
LeBron James 454

Carmelo Anthony 29
LeBron James 252

Carmelo Anthony 83
LeBron James 266

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .414
LeBron James .495

3-Point Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .324
LeBron James .337

Free Throw Percentage
Carmelo Anthony .826
LeBron James .740

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Carmelo Anthony 30.7
(2010)
LeBron James 35.3
(2009)

Carmelo Anthony 10.3
(2011)
LeBron James 11.3
(2015)

Carmelo Anthony 4.8
(2011)
LeBron James 9.0
(2018)

Carmelo Anthony 2.0
(2010)
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Carmelo Anthony 0.8
(2011)
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)