Larry Bird vs. Jusuf Nurkic Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Jusuf Nurkic and Larry Bird that includes championships won, honors and awards obtained, regular season and playoffs stats and other data put side by side.

Player comparisons: / /

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
Jusuf Nurkic:
2015 to 2022

NBA Championships and Seasons

Larry Bird 3
Jusuf Nurkic 0
Larry Bird 13
Jusuf Nurkic 8
Larry Bird 12
Jusuf Nurkic 4
Larry Bird 12
Jusuf Nurkic 0

Honors and Awards

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

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 24.3
Jusuf Nurkic 11.7

Larry Bird 10.0
Jusuf Nurkic 8.2

Larry Bird 6.3
Jusuf Nurkic 2.1

Larry Bird 1.7
Jusuf Nurkic 0.9

Larry Bird 0.8
Jusuf Nurkic 1.3

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 21,791
Jusuf Nurkic 4,206

Larry Bird 8,974
Jusuf Nurkic 2,930

Larry Bird 5,695
Jusuf Nurkic 752

Larry Bird 1,556
Jusuf Nurkic 312

Larry Bird 755
Jusuf Nurkic 456

Larry Bird 897
Jusuf Nurkic 358

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .496
Jusuf Nurkic .494

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .376
Jusuf Nurkic .212

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .886
Jusuf Nurkic .670

Best Season (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 29.9
(1988)
Jusuf Nurkic 17.6
(2020)

Larry Bird 11.0
(1983)
Jusuf Nurkic 12.0
(2022)

Larry Bird 7.6
(1987)
Jusuf Nurkic 4.0
(2020)

Larry Bird 2.0
(1986)
Jusuf Nurkic 1.4
(2020)

Larry Bird 1.2
(1985)
Jusuf Nurkic 2.0
(2020)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 23.8
Jusuf Nurkic 12.4

Larry Bird 10.3
Jusuf Nurkic 9.8

Larry Bird 6.5
Jusuf Nurkic 2.6

Larry Bird 1.8
Jusuf Nurkic 1.0

Larry Bird 0.9
Jusuf Nurkic 0.9

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 3,897
Jusuf Nurkic 199

Larry Bird 1,683
Jusuf Nurkic 157

Larry Bird 1,062
Jusuf Nurkic 42

Larry Bird 296
Jusuf Nurkic 16

Larry Bird 145
Jusuf Nurkic 14

Larry Bird 164
Jusuf Nurkic 16

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .472
Jusuf Nurkic .487

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .321
Jusuf Nurkic .235

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .890
Jusuf Nurkic .763

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 27.5
(1984)
Jusuf Nurkic 14.2
(2020)

Larry Bird 14.0
(1981)
Jusuf Nurkic 11.0
(2017)

Larry Bird 8.8
(1990)
Jusuf Nurkic 4.0
(2017)

Larry Bird 2.3
(1984)
Jusuf Nurkic 1.5
(2018)

Larry Bird 1.4
(1982)
Jusuf Nurkic 1.3
(2018)