LeBron James vs. Richard Jefferson Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Richard Jefferson and LeBron James 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
LeBron James:
2004 to 2022
Richard Jefferson:
2002 to 2018

NBA Championships and Seasons

LeBron James 4
Richard Jefferson 1
LeBron James 19
Richard Jefferson 17
LeBron James 15
Richard Jefferson 12
LeBron James 17
Richard Jefferson 0

Honors and Awards

LeBron James 4
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 4
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 13
Richard Jefferson 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
LeBron James 17
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 5
Richard Jefferson 0
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
LeBron James 6
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 1
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 1
Richard Jefferson 0
LeBron James 1
Richard Jefferson 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 27.0
Richard Jefferson 12.6

LeBron James 7.4
Richard Jefferson 4.0

LeBron James 7.4
Richard Jefferson 2.0

LeBron James 1.6
Richard Jefferson 0.7

LeBron James 0.7
Richard Jefferson 0.3

Totals Stats

LeBron James 35,401
Richard Jefferson 14,904

LeBron James 9,762
Richard Jefferson 4,720

LeBron James 9,701
Richard Jefferson 2,412

LeBron James 2,064
Richard Jefferson 787

LeBron James 983
Richard Jefferson 347

LeBron James 1,311
Richard Jefferson 1,181

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .504
Richard Jefferson .464

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .345
Richard Jefferson .376

Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .733
Richard Jefferson .768

Best Season (no game minimum)

LeBron James 34.0
(2022)
Richard Jefferson 22.6
(2008)

LeBron James 11.0
(2022)
Richard Jefferson 7.3
(2005)

LeBron James 10.2
(2020)
Richard Jefferson 4.0
(2005)

LeBron James 2.2
(2005)
Richard Jefferson 1.1
(2004)

LeBron James 1.1
(2009)
Richard Jefferson 0.6
(2002)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

LeBron James 28.7
Richard Jefferson 10.8

LeBron James 9.0
Richard Jefferson 4.3

LeBron James 7.2
Richard Jefferson 1.7

LeBron James 1.7
Richard Jefferson 0.6

LeBron James 0.9
Richard Jefferson 0.3

Totals Stats

LeBron James 7,631
Richard Jefferson 1,511

LeBron James 2,391
Richard Jefferson 608

LeBron James 1,919
Richard Jefferson 241

LeBron James 454
Richard Jefferson 87

LeBron James 252
Richard Jefferson 44

LeBron James 266
Richard Jefferson 140

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
LeBron James .495
Richard Jefferson .473

3-Point Percentage
LeBron James .337
Richard Jefferson .325

Free Throw Percentage
LeBron James .740
Richard Jefferson .731

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

LeBron James 35.3
(2009)
Richard Jefferson 22.2
(2006)

LeBron James 11.3
(2015)
Richard Jefferson 6.4
(2003)

LeBron James 9.0
(2018)
Richard Jefferson 4.1
(2006)

LeBron James 2.3
(2016)
Richard Jefferson 1.3
(2004)

LeBron James 1.8
(2010)
Richard Jefferson 0.7
(2004)