Earl Monroe vs. Bill Walton Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Bill Walton and Earl Monroe that includes championships won, honors and awards obtained, regular season and playoffs stats and other data put side by side.

Player comparisons: / /

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
Earl Monroe:
1968 to 1980
Bill Walton:
1975 to 1987

NBA Championships and Seasons

Earl Monroe 1
Bill Walton 2
Earl Monroe 13
Bill Walton 10
Earl Monroe 8
Bill Walton 4
Earl Monroe 4
Bill Walton 2

Honors and Awards

Earl Monroe 0
Bill Walton 1
Earl Monroe 0 *
Bill Walton 1
Earl Monroe 1
Bill Walton 1
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Earl Monroe 1
Bill Walton 2
Earl Monroe 0 *
Bill Walton 2
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Earl Monroe 0
Bill Walton 2
Earl Monroe 0
Bill Walton 1
Earl Monroe 0 *
Bill Walton 1
Earl Monroe 1
Bill Walton 0
* Notes: Finals MVP and Defensive Teams awarded since 1968-69.
Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Earl Monroe 18.8
Bill Walton 13.3

Earl Monroe 3.0
Bill Walton 10.5

Earl Monroe 3.9
Bill Walton 3.4

Earl Monroe 1.0
*
Bill Walton 0.8

Earl Monroe 0.3
*
Bill Walton 2.2

Totals Stats

Earl Monroe 17,454
Bill Walton 6,215

Earl Monroe 2,796
Bill Walton 4,923

Earl Monroe 3,594
Bill Walton 1,590

Earl Monroe 473
*
Bill Walton 380

Earl Monroe 121
*
Bill Walton 1,034

Earl Monroe 926
Bill Walton 468

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Earl Monroe .464
Bill Walton .521

3-Point Percentage
Earl Monroe -
*
Bill Walton .000

*
Free Throw Percentage
Earl Monroe .807
Bill Walton .660

Best Season (no game minimum)

Earl Monroe 25.8
(1969)
Bill Walton 18.9
(1978)

Earl Monroe 5.7
(1968)
Bill Walton 14.4
(1977)

Earl Monroe 4.9
(1970)
Bill Walton 5.0
(1978)

Earl Monroe 1.5
(1976)
*
Bill Walton 1.0
(1978)

Earl Monroe 0.5
(1974)
*
Bill Walton 3.6
(1983)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Earl Monroe 17.9
Bill Walton 10.8

Earl Monroe 3.2
Bill Walton 9.1

Earl Monroe 3.2
Bill Walton 3.0

Earl Monroe 0.9
*
Bill Walton 0.7

Earl Monroe 0.5
*
Bill Walton 1.7

Totals Stats

Earl Monroe 1,471
Bill Walton 528

Earl Monroe 266
Bill Walton 444

Earl Monroe 264
Bill Walton 145

Earl Monroe 18
*
Bill Walton 32

Earl Monroe 11
*
Bill Walton 83

Earl Monroe 82
Bill Walton 49

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Earl Monroe .439
Bill Walton .525

3-Point Percentage
Earl Monroe -
*
Bill Walton .000

*
Free Throw Percentage
Earl Monroe .791
Bill Walton .673

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Earl Monroe 28.3
(1969)
Bill Walton 18.2
(1977)

Earl Monroe 5.3
(1969)
Bill Walton 15.2
(1977)

Earl Monroe 4.1
(1971)
Bill Walton 5.5
(1977)

Earl Monroe 1.3
(1975)
*
Bill Walton 1.5
(1978)

Earl Monroe 0.8
(1974)
*
Bill Walton 3.4
(1977)

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.