Kevin Durant vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Kevin Durant 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
Kevin Durant:
2008 to 2021
LeBron James:
2004 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Kevin Durant 2
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 13
LeBron James 18
Kevin Durant 10
LeBron James 15
Kevin Durant 11
LeBron James 17

Honors and Awards

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 2
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 6
LeBron James 13
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 9
LeBron James 17
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 6
Kevin Durant 4
LeBron James 1
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 1
Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 27.0
LeBron James 27.0

Kevin Durant 7.1
LeBron James 7.4

Kevin Durant 4.2
LeBron James 7.4

Kevin Durant 1.1
LeBron James 1.6

Kevin Durant 1.1
LeBron James 0.7

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 23,883
LeBron James 35,367

Kevin Durant 6,239
LeBron James 9,751

Kevin Durant 3,681
LeBron James 9,696

Kevin Durant 973
LeBron James 2,063

Kevin Durant 986
LeBron James 982

Kevin Durant 884
LeBron James 1,310

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .494
LeBron James .504

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .384
LeBron James .345

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .883
LeBron James .733

Best Season (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 32.0
(2014)
LeBron James 31.4
(2006)

Kevin Durant 8.3
(2017)
LeBron James 8.6
(2018)

Kevin Durant 5.9
(2019)
LeBron James 10.2
(2020)

Kevin Durant 1.4
(2013)
LeBron James 2.2
(2005)

Kevin Durant 1.8
(2018)
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 29.5
LeBron James 28.7

Kevin Durant 7.8
LeBron James 9.0

Kevin Durant 4.0
LeBron James 7.2

Kevin Durant 1.0
LeBron James 1.7

Kevin Durant 1.2
LeBron James 0.9

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 4,454
LeBron James 7,631

Kevin Durant 1,182
LeBron James 2,391

Kevin Durant 610
LeBron James 1,919

Kevin Durant 157
LeBron James 454

Kevin Durant 182
LeBron James 252

Kevin Durant 151
LeBron James 266

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .478
LeBron James .495

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .357
LeBron James .337

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .865
LeBron James .740

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 34.3
(2021)
LeBron James 35.3
(2009)

Kevin Durant 9.3
(2021)
LeBron James 11.3
(2015)

Kevin Durant 6.3
(2013)
LeBron James 9.0
(2018)

Kevin Durant 1.5
(2021)
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Kevin Durant 1.6
(2021)
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)