DeMarcus Cousins vs. Paul Pierce Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Paul Pierce and DeMarcus Cousins 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
DeMarcus Cousins:
2011 to 2021
Paul Pierce:
1999 to 2017

NBA Championships and Seasons

DeMarcus Cousins 0
Paul Pierce 1
DeMarcus Cousins 10
Paul Pierce 19
DeMarcus Cousins 2
Paul Pierce 14
DeMarcus Cousins 4
Paul Pierce 10

Honors and Awards

DeMarcus Cousins 0
Paul Pierce 1
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
DeMarcus Cousins 2
Paul Pierce 4

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

DeMarcus Cousins 20.4
Paul Pierce 19.7

DeMarcus Cousins 10.6
Paul Pierce 5.6

DeMarcus Cousins 3.1
Paul Pierce 3.5

DeMarcus Cousins 1.4
Paul Pierce 1.3

DeMarcus Cousins 1.2
Paul Pierce 0.6

Totals Stats

DeMarcus Cousins 12,372
Paul Pierce 26,397

DeMarcus Cousins 6,394
Paul Pierce 7,527

DeMarcus Cousins 1,908
Paul Pierce 4,708

DeMarcus Cousins 839
Paul Pierce 1,752

DeMarcus Cousins 721
Paul Pierce 745

DeMarcus Cousins 606
Paul Pierce 1,343

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .460
Paul Pierce .445

3-Point Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .334
Paul Pierce .368

Free Throw Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .737
Paul Pierce .806

Best Season (no game minimum)

DeMarcus Cousins 27.0
(2017)
Paul Pierce 26.8
(2006)

DeMarcus Cousins 12.9
(2018)
Paul Pierce 7.3
(2003)

DeMarcus Cousins 5.4
(2018)
Paul Pierce 5.1
(2004)

DeMarcus Cousins 1.6
(2018)
Paul Pierce 2.1
(2000)

DeMarcus Cousins 1.7
(2015)
Paul Pierce 1.0
(2002)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

DeMarcus Cousins 7.6
Paul Pierce 18.7

DeMarcus Cousins 3.5
Paul Pierce 5.8

DeMarcus Cousins 1.6
Paul Pierce 3.4

DeMarcus Cousins 0.5
Paul Pierce 1.2

DeMarcus Cousins 0.6
Paul Pierce 0.6

Totals Stats

DeMarcus Cousins 114
Paul Pierce 3,180

DeMarcus Cousins 53
Paul Pierce 985

DeMarcus Cousins 24
Paul Pierce 579

DeMarcus Cousins 7
Paul Pierce 204

DeMarcus Cousins 9
Paul Pierce 105

DeMarcus Cousins 15
Paul Pierce 170

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .421
Paul Pierce .423

3-Point Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .318
Paul Pierce .355

Free Throw Percentage
DeMarcus Cousins .692
Paul Pierce .830

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

DeMarcus Cousins 7.6
(2019)
Paul Pierce 27.1
(2003)

DeMarcus Cousins 4.9
(2019)
Paul Pierce 9.0
(2003)

DeMarcus Cousins 2.4
(2019)
Paul Pierce 6.7
(2003)

DeMarcus Cousins 0.6
(2019)
Paul Pierce 2.1
(2003)

DeMarcus Cousins 0.8
(2019)
Paul Pierce 1.4
(2005)