Gary Payton vs. Paul Pierce Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Paul Pierce and Gary Payton 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
2019-20
Gary Payton:
1991 to 2007
Paul Pierce:
1999 to 2017

NBA Championships and Seasons

Gary Payton 1
Paul Pierce 1
Gary Payton 17
Paul Pierce 19
Gary Payton 15
Paul Pierce 14
Gary Payton 9
Paul Pierce 10
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Honors and Awards

Gary Payton 0
Paul Pierce 1
Gary Payton 2
Paul Pierce 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Gary Payton 9
Paul Pierce 4
Gary Payton 9
Paul Pierce 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Gary Payton 9
Paul Pierce 0
Gary Payton 1
Paul Pierce 0
Gary Payton 1
Paul Pierce 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Gary Payton 16.3
Paul Pierce 19.7

Gary Payton 3.9
Paul Pierce 5.6

Gary Payton 6.7
Paul Pierce 3.5

Gary Payton 1.8
Paul Pierce 1.3

Gary Payton 0.2
Paul Pierce 0.6

Totals Stats

Gary Payton 21,813
Paul Pierce 26,397

Gary Payton 5,269
Paul Pierce 7,527

Gary Payton 8,966
Paul Pierce 4,708

Gary Payton 2,445
Paul Pierce 1,752

Gary Payton 285
Paul Pierce 745

Gary Payton 1,335
Paul Pierce 1,343

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Gary Payton .466
Paul Pierce .445

3-Point Percentage
Gary Payton .317
Paul Pierce .368

Free Throw Percentage
Gary Payton .729
Paul Pierce .806

Best Season (no game minimum)

Gary Payton 24.2
(2000)
Paul Pierce 26.8
(2006)

Gary Payton 6.5
(2000)
Paul Pierce 7.3
(2003)

Gary Payton 9.0
(2002)
Paul Pierce 5.1
(2004)

Gary Payton 2.9
(1996)
Paul Pierce 2.1
(2000)

Gary Payton 0.3
(2001)
Paul Pierce 1.0
(2002)

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NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Gary Payton 14.0
Paul Pierce 18.7

Gary Payton 3.7
Paul Pierce 5.8

Gary Payton 5.3
Paul Pierce 3.4

Gary Payton 1.4
Paul Pierce 1.2

Gary Payton 0.2
Paul Pierce 0.6

Totals Stats

Gary Payton 2,155
Paul Pierce 3,180

Gary Payton 575
Paul Pierce 985

Gary Payton 811
Paul Pierce 579

Gary Payton 216
Paul Pierce 204

Gary Payton 32
Paul Pierce 105

Gary Payton 154
Paul Pierce 170

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Gary Payton .441
Paul Pierce .423

3-Point Percentage
Gary Payton .315
Paul Pierce .355

Free Throw Percentage
Gary Payton .706
Paul Pierce .830

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Gary Payton 25.8
(2000)
Paul Pierce 27.1
(2003)

Gary Payton 8.6
(2002)
Paul Pierce 9.0
(2003)

Gary Payton 8.7
(2003)
Paul Pierce 6.7
(2003)

Gary Payton 2.2
(1997)
Paul Pierce 2.1
(2003)

Gary Payton 0.4
(2002)
Paul Pierce 1.4
(2005)

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