George Gervin vs. D'Angelo Russell Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars D'Angelo Russell and George Gervin 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
George Gervin:
1977 to 1986
D'Angelo Russell:
2016 to 2022

NBA Championships and Seasons

George Gervin 0
D'Angelo Russell 0
George Gervin 10
D'Angelo Russell 7
George Gervin 9
D'Angelo Russell 1
George Gervin 9
D'Angelo Russell 1

Honors and Awards

George Gervin 5
D'Angelo Russell 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
George Gervin 7
D'Angelo Russell 0
George Gervin 4
D'Angelo Russell 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

George Gervin 26.2
D'Angelo Russell 17.6

George Gervin 4.6
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

George Gervin 2.8
D'Angelo Russell 5.3

George Gervin 1.2
D'Angelo Russell 1.1

George Gervin 0.8
D'Angelo Russell 0.3

Totals Stats

George Gervin 20,708
D'Angelo Russell 6,350

George Gervin 3,607
D'Angelo Russell 1,290

George Gervin 2,214
D'Angelo Russell 1,917

George Gervin 941
D'Angelo Russell 410

George Gervin 670
D'Angelo Russell 98

George Gervin 791
D'Angelo Russell 360

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
George Gervin .511
D'Angelo Russell .421

3-Point Percentage
George Gervin .297
*
D'Angelo Russell .361

Free Throw Percentage
George Gervin .844
D'Angelo Russell .771

Best Season (no game minimum)

George Gervin 33.1
(1980)
D'Angelo Russell 23.1
(2020)

George Gervin 5.5
(1977)
D'Angelo Russell 3.9
(2018)

George Gervin 3.7
(1978)
D'Angelo Russell 7.0
(2022)

George Gervin 1.7
(1979)
D'Angelo Russell 1.4
(2017)

George Gervin 1.3
(1978)
D'Angelo Russell 1.0
(2022)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

George Gervin 27.0
D'Angelo Russell 19.4

George Gervin 5.8
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

George Gervin 3.2
D'Angelo Russell 3.6

George Gervin 1.2
D'Angelo Russell 1.4

George Gervin 0.9
D'Angelo Russell 0.2

Totals Stats

George Gervin 1,592
D'Angelo Russell 97

George Gervin 341
D'Angelo Russell 18

George Gervin 186
D'Angelo Russell 18

George Gervin 69
D'Angelo Russell 7

George Gervin 52
D'Angelo Russell 1

George Gervin 59
D'Angelo Russell 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
George Gervin .508
D'Angelo Russell .359

3-Point Percentage
George Gervin .000
*
D'Angelo Russell .324

Free Throw Percentage
George Gervin .821
D'Angelo Russell .846

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

George Gervin 33.3
(1980)
D'Angelo Russell 19.4
(2019)

George Gervin 7.3
(1982)
D'Angelo Russell 3.6
(2019)

George Gervin 4.6
(1982)
D'Angelo Russell 3.6
(2019)

George Gervin 1.9
(1979)
D'Angelo Russell 1.4
(2019)

George Gervin 2.7
(1978)
D'Angelo Russell 0.2
(2019)

Notes: * Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.