Dwight Howard vs. D'Angelo Russell Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars D'Angelo Russell and Dwight Howard 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
Dwight Howard:
2005 to 2022
D'Angelo Russell:
2016 to 2022

NBA Championships and Seasons

Dwight Howard 1
D'Angelo Russell 0
Dwight Howard 18
D'Angelo Russell 7
Dwight Howard 12
D'Angelo Russell 1
Dwight Howard 8
D'Angelo Russell 1

Honors and Awards

Dwight Howard 5
D'Angelo Russell 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Dwight Howard 8
D'Angelo Russell 0
Dwight Howard 4
D'Angelo Russell 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Dwight Howard 5
D'Angelo Russell 0
Dwight Howard 3
D'Angelo Russell 0
Dwight Howard 5
D'Angelo Russell 0
Dwight Howard 2
D'Angelo Russell 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Dwight Howard 16.2
D'Angelo Russell 17.6

Dwight Howard 12.1
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

Dwight Howard 1.4
D'Angelo Russell 5.3

Dwight Howard 0.9
D'Angelo Russell 1.1

Dwight Howard 1.9
D'Angelo Russell 0.3

Totals Stats

Dwight Howard 19,118
D'Angelo Russell 6,350

Dwight Howard 14,277
D'Angelo Russell 1,290

Dwight Howard 1,641
D'Angelo Russell 1,917

Dwight Howard 1,047
D'Angelo Russell 410

Dwight Howard 2,192
D'Angelo Russell 98

Dwight Howard 1,183
D'Angelo Russell 360

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Dwight Howard .586
D'Angelo Russell .421

3-Point Percentage
Dwight Howard .159
D'Angelo Russell .361

Free Throw Percentage
Dwight Howard .566
D'Angelo Russell .771

Best Season (no game minimum)

Dwight Howard 22.9
(2011)
D'Angelo Russell 23.1
(2020)

Dwight Howard 14.5
(2012)
D'Angelo Russell 3.9
(2018)

Dwight Howard 1.9
(2007)
D'Angelo Russell 7.0
(2022)

Dwight Howard 1.5
(2012)
D'Angelo Russell 1.4
(2017)

Dwight Howard 2.9
(2009)
D'Angelo Russell 1.0
(2022)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Dwight Howard 15.3
D'Angelo Russell 19.4

Dwight Howard 11.8
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

Dwight Howard 1.2
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

Dwight Howard 0.8
D'Angelo Russell 1.4

Dwight Howard 2.0
D'Angelo Russell 0.2

Totals Stats

Dwight Howard 1,909
D'Angelo Russell 97

Dwight Howard 1,473
D'Angelo Russell 18

Dwight Howard 149
D'Angelo Russell 18

Dwight Howard 94
D'Angelo Russell 7

Dwight Howard 248
D'Angelo Russell 1

Dwight Howard 125
D'Angelo Russell 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Dwight Howard .589
D'Angelo Russell .359

3-Point Percentage
Dwight Howard .143
D'Angelo Russell .324

Free Throw Percentage
Dwight Howard .548
D'Angelo Russell .846

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Dwight Howard 27.0
(2011)
D'Angelo Russell 19.4
(2019)

Dwight Howard 15.8
(2008)
D'Angelo Russell 3.6
(2019)

Dwight Howard 1.9
(2009)
D'Angelo Russell 3.6
(2019)

Dwight Howard 1.4
(2015)
D'Angelo Russell 1.4
(2019)

Dwight Howard 3.5
(2010)
D'Angelo Russell 0.2
(2019)