Lauri Markkanen vs. Dirk Nowitzki Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Dirk Nowitzki and Lauri Markkanen 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
Lauri Markkanen:
2018 to 2021
Dirk Nowitzki:
1999 to 2019

NBA Championships and Seasons

Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 1
Lauri Markkanen 4
Dirk Nowitzki 21
Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 15
Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 14

Honors and Awards

Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 1
Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 1
Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 4
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 12

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen 15.6
Dirk Nowitzki 20.7

Lauri Markkanen 7.1
Dirk Nowitzki 7.5

Lauri Markkanen 1.2
Dirk Nowitzki 2.4

Lauri Markkanen 0.7
Dirk Nowitzki 0.8

Lauri Markkanen 0.5
Dirk Nowitzki 0.8

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen 3,439
Dirk Nowitzki 31,560

Lauri Markkanen 1,559
Dirk Nowitzki 11,489

Lauri Markkanen 273
Dirk Nowitzki 3,651

Lauri Markkanen 144
Dirk Nowitzki 1,210

Lauri Markkanen 111
Dirk Nowitzki 1,281

Lauri Markkanen 221
Dirk Nowitzki 1,522

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .440
Dirk Nowitzki .471

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .366
Dirk Nowitzki .380

Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .845
Dirk Nowitzki .879

Best Season (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen 18.7
(2019)
Dirk Nowitzki 26.6
(2006)

Lauri Markkanen 9.0
(2019)
Dirk Nowitzki 9.9
(2002)

Lauri Markkanen 1.5
(2020)
Dirk Nowitzki 3.5
(2008)

Lauri Markkanen 0.8
(2020)
Dirk Nowitzki 1.4
(2003)

Lauri Markkanen 0.6
(2019)
Dirk Nowitzki 1.5
(2005)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 25.3

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 10.0

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 2.5

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 1.0

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 0.9

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 3,663

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 1,446

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 360

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 149

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 129

Lauri Markkanen 0
Dirk Nowitzki 145

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki .462

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki .365

Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki .892

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 28.4
(2002)

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 13.1
(2002)

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 4.0
(2008)

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 2.0
(2002)

Lauri Markkanen -
Dirk Nowitzki 2.6
(2004)