LeBron James vs. Pete Maravich Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Pete Maravich 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
Pete Maravich:
1971 to 1980

NBA Championships and Seasons

LeBron James 4
Pete Maravich 0
LeBron James 19
Pete Maravich 10
LeBron James 15
Pete Maravich 4
LeBron James 17
Pete Maravich 5

Honors and Awards

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

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 27.0
Pete Maravich 24.2

LeBron James 7.4
Pete Maravich 4.2

LeBron James 7.4
Pete Maravich 5.4

LeBron James 1.6
Pete Maravich 1.4

*
LeBron James 0.7
Pete Maravich 0.3

*

Totals Stats

LeBron James 35,401
Pete Maravich 15,948

LeBron James 9,762
Pete Maravich 2,747

LeBron James 9,701
Pete Maravich 3,563

LeBron James 2,064
Pete Maravich 587

*
LeBron James 983
Pete Maravich 108

*
LeBron James 1,311
Pete Maravich 658

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .504
Pete Maravich .441

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .345
Pete Maravich .667

*
Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .733
Pete Maravich .820

Best Season (no game minimum)

LeBron James 34.0
(2022)
Pete Maravich 31.1
(1977)

LeBron James 11.0
(2022)
Pete Maravich 5.3
(1975)

LeBron James 10.2
(2020)
Pete Maravich 6.9
(1973)

LeBron James 2.2
(2005)
Pete Maravich 2.0
(1978)

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LeBron James 1.1
(2009)
Pete Maravich 0.4
(1976)

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NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 28.7
Pete Maravich 18.7

LeBron James 9.0
Pete Maravich 3.7

LeBron James 7.2
Pete Maravich 3.8

LeBron James 1.7
Pete Maravich 0.3

*
LeBron James 0.9
Pete Maravich 0.0

*

Totals Stats

LeBron James 7,631
Pete Maravich 487

LeBron James 2,391
Pete Maravich 95

LeBron James 1,919
Pete Maravich 98

LeBron James 454
Pete Maravich 3

*
LeBron James 252
Pete Maravich 0

*
LeBron James 266
Pete Maravich 26

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .495
Pete Maravich .423

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .337
Pete Maravich .333

*
Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .740
Pete Maravich .784

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

LeBron James 35.3
(2009)
Pete Maravich 27.7
(1972)

LeBron James 11.3
(2015)
Pete Maravich 5.3
(1972)

LeBron James 9.0
(2018)
Pete Maravich 6.7
(1973)

LeBron James 2.3
(2016)
Pete Maravich 0.3
(1980)

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LeBron James 1.8
(2010)
Pete Maravich 0.0
(1980)

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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. Some years in this player's career don't have stats.