LeBron James vs. Bernard King Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Bernard King and LeBron James 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
LeBron James:
2004 to 2022
Bernard King:
1978 to 1993

NBA Championships and Seasons

LeBron James 4
Bernard King 0
LeBron James 19
Bernard King 14
LeBron James 15
Bernard King 5
LeBron James 17
Bernard King 4

Honors and Awards

LeBron James 4
Bernard King 0
LeBron James 4
Bernard King 0
LeBron James 13
Bernard King 2
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
LeBron James 17
Bernard King 4
LeBron James 5
Bernard King 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
LeBron James 6
Bernard King 0
LeBron James 1
Bernard King 1
LeBron James 1
Bernard King 0
LeBron James 1
Bernard King 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 27.0
Bernard King 22.5

LeBron James 7.4
Bernard King 5.8

LeBron James 7.4
Bernard King 3.3

LeBron James 1.6
Bernard King 1.0

LeBron James 0.7
Bernard King 0.3

Totals Stats

LeBron James 35,401
Bernard King 19,655

LeBron James 9,762
Bernard King 5,060

LeBron James 9,701
Bernard King 2,863

LeBron James 2,064
Bernard King 866

LeBron James 983
Bernard King 230

LeBron James 1,311
Bernard King 874

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .504
Bernard King .518

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .345
Bernard King .172

*
Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .733
Bernard King .730

Best Season (no game minimum)

LeBron James 34.0
(2022)
Bernard King 32.9
(1985)

LeBron James 11.0
(2022)
Bernard King 9.5
(1978)

LeBron James 10.2
(2020)
Bernard King 4.6
(1990)

LeBron James 2.2
(2005)
Bernard King 1.5
(1978)

LeBron James 1.1
(2009)
Bernard King 0.5
(1979)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 28.7
Bernard King 24.5

LeBron James 9.0
Bernard King 4.3

LeBron James 7.2
Bernard King 2.3

LeBron James 1.7
Bernard King 0.9

LeBron James 0.9
Bernard King 0.2

Totals Stats

LeBron James 7,631
Bernard King 687

LeBron James 2,391
Bernard King 121

LeBron James 1,919
Bernard King 65

LeBron James 454
Bernard King 24

LeBron James 252
Bernard King 6

LeBron James 266
Bernard King 28

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .495
Bernard King .559

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .337
Bernard King .250

*
Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .740
Bernard King .729

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

LeBron James 35.3
(2009)
Bernard King 34.8
(1984)

LeBron James 11.3
(2015)
Bernard King 6.2
(1984)

LeBron James 9.0
(2018)
Bernard King 3.5
(1979)

LeBron James 2.3
(2016)
Bernard King 2.0
(1979)

LeBron James 1.8
(2010)
Bernard King 0.5
(1984)

Notes: * Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.