Lauri Markkanen vs. Willis Reed Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Willis Reed 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
Willis Reed:
1965 to 1974

NBA Championships and Seasons

Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 2
Lauri Markkanen 4
Willis Reed 10
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 7
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 7

Honors and Awards

Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 1
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 2
*
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 1
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 5
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 1
*
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 1
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 1
* Notes: Finals MVP and Defensive Teams awarded since 1968-69.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen 15.6
Willis Reed 18.7

Lauri Markkanen 7.1
Willis Reed 12.9

Lauri Markkanen 1.2
Willis Reed 1.8

Lauri Markkanen 0.7
Willis Reed 0.6

*
Lauri Markkanen 0.5
Willis Reed 1.1

*

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen 3,439
Willis Reed 12,183

Lauri Markkanen 1,559
Willis Reed 8,414

Lauri Markkanen 273
Willis Reed 1,186

Lauri Markkanen 144
Willis Reed 12

*
Lauri Markkanen 111
Willis Reed 21

*
Lauri Markkanen 221
Willis Reed 650

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .440
Willis Reed .476

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .366
Willis Reed -

n/a **
Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen .845
Willis Reed .747

Best Season (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen 18.7
(2019)
Willis Reed 21.7
(1970)

Lauri Markkanen 9.0
(2019)
Willis Reed 14.7
(1965)

Lauri Markkanen 1.5
(2020)
Willis Reed 2.3
(1969)

Lauri Markkanen 0.8
(2020)
Willis Reed 0.6
(1974)

*
Lauri Markkanen 0.6
(2019)
Willis Reed 1.1
(1974)

*

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 17.4

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 10.3

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 1.9

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 0.2

*
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 0.0

*

Totals Stats

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 1,358

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 801

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 149

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 2

*
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 0

*
Lauri Markkanen 0
Willis Reed 78

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed .474

3-Point Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed -

n/a **
Free Throw Percentage
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed .765

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 27.5
(1967)

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 14.1
(1969)

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 2.8
(1970)

Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 0.2
(1974)

*
Lauri Markkanen -
Willis Reed 0.0
(1974)

*
Notes: * Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.
** Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80, this player has no data for the stat.