Lauri Markkanen vs. Kevin McHale Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Kevin McHale 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
Kevin McHale:
1981 to 1993

NBA Championships and Seasons

Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 3
Lauri Markkanen 4
Kevin McHale 13
Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 13
Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 7

Honors and Awards

Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 1
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 1
Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 3
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 6

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen 15.6
Kevin McHale 17.9

Lauri Markkanen 7.1
Kevin McHale 7.3

Lauri Markkanen 1.2
Kevin McHale 1.7

Lauri Markkanen 0.7
Kevin McHale 0.4

Lauri Markkanen 0.5
Kevin McHale 1.7

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen 3,439
Kevin McHale 17,335

Lauri Markkanen 1,559
Kevin McHale 7,122

Lauri Markkanen 273
Kevin McHale 1,670

Lauri Markkanen 144
Kevin McHale 344

Lauri Markkanen 111
Kevin McHale 1,690

Lauri Markkanen 221
Kevin McHale 971

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .440
Kevin McHale .554

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .366
Kevin McHale .261

Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .845
Kevin McHale .798

Best Season (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen 18.7
(2019)
Kevin McHale 26.1
(1987)

Lauri Markkanen 9.0
(2019)
Kevin McHale 9.9
(1987)

Lauri Markkanen 1.5
(2020)
Kevin McHale 2.7
(1988)

Lauri Markkanen 0.8
(2020)
Kevin McHale 0.5
(1987)

Lauri Markkanen 0.6
(2019)
Kevin McHale 2.3
(1983)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 18.8

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 7.4

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 1.6

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 0.4

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 1.7

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 3,182

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 1,253

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 274

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 65

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 281

Lauri Markkanen 0
Kevin McHale 169

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale .561

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale .381

Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale .788

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 25.4
(1988)

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 9.9
(1985)

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 3.0
(1989)

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 0.6
(1985)

Lauri Markkanen -
Kevin McHale 2.4
(1986)