Dave Cowens vs. Ja Morant Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Ja Morant and Dave Cowens 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
Dave Cowens:
1971 to 1983
Ja Morant:
2020 to 2022

NBA Championships and Seasons

Dave Cowens 2
Ja Morant 0
Dave Cowens 11
Ja Morant 3
Dave Cowens 7
Ja Morant 1
Dave Cowens 8
Ja Morant 0

Honors and Awards

Dave Cowens 1
Ja Morant 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Dave Cowens 3
Ja Morant 0
Dave Cowens 1
Ja Morant 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Dave Cowens 3
Ja Morant 0
Dave Cowens 1
Ja Morant 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Dave Cowens 17.6
Ja Morant 18.8

Dave Cowens 13.6
Ja Morant 3.9

Dave Cowens 3.8
Ja Morant 7.3

Dave Cowens 1.1
*
Ja Morant 0.9

Dave Cowens 0.9
*
Ja Morant 0.2

Totals Stats

Dave Cowens 13,516
Ja Morant 2,502

Dave Cowens 10,444
Ja Morant 522

Dave Cowens 2,910
Ja Morant 977

Dave Cowens 599
*
Ja Morant 119

Dave Cowens 488
*
Ja Morant 33

Dave Cowens 766
Ja Morant 133

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Dave Cowens .460
Ja Morant .467

3-Point Percentage
Dave Cowens .071
*
Ja Morant .322

Free Throw Percentage
Dave Cowens .783
Ja Morant .752

Best Season (no game minimum)

Dave Cowens 20.5
(1973)
Ja Morant 35.0
(2022)

Dave Cowens 16.2
(1973)
Ja Morant 4.0
(2021)

Dave Cowens 5.0
(1977)
Ja Morant 8.0
(2022)

Dave Cowens 1.3
(1975)
*
Ja Morant 1.3
(2022)

Dave Cowens 1.3
(1974)
*
Ja Morant 0.7
(2022)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Dave Cowens 18.9
Ja Morant 30.2

Dave Cowens 14.4
Ja Morant 4.8

Dave Cowens 3.7
Ja Morant 8.2

Dave Cowens 1.2
*
Ja Morant 0.4

Dave Cowens 0.9
*
Ja Morant 0.0

Totals Stats

Dave Cowens 1,684
Ja Morant 151

Dave Cowens 1,285
Ja Morant 24

Dave Cowens 333
Ja Morant 41

Dave Cowens 78
*
Ja Morant 2

Dave Cowens 56
*
Ja Morant 0

Dave Cowens 89
Ja Morant 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Dave Cowens .451
Ja Morant .487

3-Point Percentage
Dave Cowens .000
*
Ja Morant .323

Free Throw Percentage
Dave Cowens .744
Ja Morant .775

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Dave Cowens 21.9
(1973)
Ja Morant 30.2
(2021)

Dave Cowens 16.6
(1973)
Ja Morant 4.8
(2021)

Dave Cowens 4.6
(1976)
Ja Morant 8.2
(2021)

Dave Cowens 1.6
(1975)
*
Ja Morant 0.4
(2021)

Dave Cowens 1.4
(1977)
*
Ja Morant 0.0
(2021)

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.