Karl Malone vs. Ja Morant Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Ja Morant and Karl Malone 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
2021-22
Karl Malone:
1986 to 2004
Ja Morant:
2020 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Karl Malone 0
Ja Morant 0
Karl Malone 19
Ja Morant 2
Karl Malone 19
Ja Morant 1
Karl Malone 14
Ja Morant 0

Honors and Awards

Karl Malone 2
Ja Morant 0
Karl Malone 11
Ja Morant 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Karl Malone 14
Ja Morant 0
Karl Malone 3
Ja Morant 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Karl Malone 4
Ja Morant 0
Karl Malone 0
Ja Morant 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Karl Malone 25.0
Ja Morant 18.4

Karl Malone 10.1
Ja Morant 3.9

Karl Malone 3.6
Ja Morant 7.3

Karl Malone 1.4
Ja Morant 0.9

Karl Malone 0.8
Ja Morant 0.2

Totals Stats

Karl Malone 36,928
Ja Morant 2,397

Karl Malone 14,968
Ja Morant 511

Karl Malone 5,248
Ja Morant 953

Karl Malone 2,085
Ja Morant 115

Karl Malone 1,145
Ja Morant 31

Karl Malone 1,476
Ja Morant 130

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Karl Malone .516
Ja Morant .463

3-Point Percentage
Karl Malone .274
Ja Morant .317

Free Throw Percentage
Karl Malone .742
Ja Morant .750

Best Season (no game minimum)

Karl Malone 31.0
(1990)
Ja Morant 19.1
(2021)

Karl Malone 12.0
(1988)
Ja Morant 4.0
(2021)

Karl Malone 4.7
(2003)
Ja Morant 7.4
(2021)

Karl Malone 1.9
(2002)
Ja Morant 0.9
(2021)

Karl Malone 1.5
(1994)
Ja Morant 0.3
(2020)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Karl Malone 24.7
Ja Morant 30.2

Karl Malone 10.7
Ja Morant 4.8

Karl Malone 3.2
Ja Morant 8.2

Karl Malone 1.3
Ja Morant 0.4

Karl Malone 0.7
Ja Morant 0.0

Totals Stats

Karl Malone 4,761
Ja Morant 151

Karl Malone 2,062
Ja Morant 24

Karl Malone 610
Ja Morant 41

Karl Malone 258
Ja Morant 2

Karl Malone 135
Ja Morant 0

Karl Malone 193
Ja Morant 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Karl Malone .463
Ja Morant .487

3-Point Percentage
Karl Malone .162
Ja Morant .323

Free Throw Percentage
Karl Malone .736
Ja Morant .775

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Karl Malone 30.7
(1989)
Ja Morant 30.2
(2021)

Karl Malone 16.3
(1989)
Ja Morant 4.8
(2021)

Karl Malone 4.7
(1999)
Ja Morant 8.2
(2021)

Karl Malone 2.2
(1990)
Ja Morant 0.4
(2021)

Karl Malone 1.2
(1991)
Ja Morant 0.0
(2021)