Larry Bird vs. Ja Morant Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Ja Morant and Larry Bird 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
Larry Bird:
1980 to 1992
Ja Morant:
2020 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Larry Bird 3
Ja Morant 0
Larry Bird 13
Ja Morant 2
Larry Bird 12
Ja Morant 1
Larry Bird 12
Ja Morant 0

Honors and Awards

Larry Bird 3
Ja Morant 0
Larry Bird 2
Ja Morant 0
Larry Bird 9
Ja Morant 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Larry Bird 10
Ja Morant 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Larry Bird 3
Ja Morant 0
Larry Bird 1
Ja Morant 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 24.3
Ja Morant 18.4

Larry Bird 10.0
Ja Morant 3.9

Larry Bird 6.3
Ja Morant 7.3

Larry Bird 1.7
Ja Morant 0.9

Larry Bird 0.8
Ja Morant 0.2

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 21,791
Ja Morant 2,397

Larry Bird 8,974
Ja Morant 511

Larry Bird 5,695
Ja Morant 953

Larry Bird 1,556
Ja Morant 115

Larry Bird 755
Ja Morant 31

Larry Bird 897
Ja Morant 130

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .496
Ja Morant .463

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .376
Ja Morant .317

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .886
Ja Morant .750

Best Season (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 29.9
(1988)
Ja Morant 19.1
(2021)

Larry Bird 11.0
(1983)
Ja Morant 4.0
(2021)

Larry Bird 7.6
(1987)
Ja Morant 7.4
(2021)

Larry Bird 2.0
(1986)
Ja Morant 0.9
(2021)

Larry Bird 1.2
(1985)
Ja Morant 0.3
(2020)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 23.8
Ja Morant 30.2

Larry Bird 10.3
Ja Morant 4.8

Larry Bird 6.5
Ja Morant 8.2

Larry Bird 1.8
Ja Morant 0.4

Larry Bird 0.9
Ja Morant 0.0

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 3,897
Ja Morant 151

Larry Bird 1,683
Ja Morant 24

Larry Bird 1,062
Ja Morant 41

Larry Bird 296
Ja Morant 2

Larry Bird 145
Ja Morant 0

Larry Bird 164
Ja Morant 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .472
Ja Morant .487

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .321
Ja Morant .323

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .890
Ja Morant .775

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 27.5
(1984)
Ja Morant 30.2
(2021)

Larry Bird 14.0
(1981)
Ja Morant 4.8
(2021)

Larry Bird 8.8
(1990)
Ja Morant 8.2
(2021)

Larry Bird 2.3
(1984)
Ja Morant 0.4
(2021)

Larry Bird 1.4
(1982)
Ja Morant 0.0
(2021)