Luka Doncic vs. Bill Russell Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Bill Russell and Luka Doncic 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
Luka Doncic:
2019 to 2022
Bill Russell:
1957 to 1969

NBA Championships and Seasons

Luka Doncic 0
Bill Russell 11
Luka Doncic 4
Bill Russell 13
Luka Doncic 2
Bill Russell 13
Luka Doncic 2
Bill Russell 12

Honors and Awards

Luka Doncic 0
Bill Russell 5
Luka Doncic 2
Bill Russell 3
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Luka Doncic 2
Bill Russell 11
Luka Doncic 0
Bill Russell 1
*
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Luka Doncic 0
Bill Russell 1
Luka Doncic 0
Bill Russell 4
Luka Doncic 1
Bill Russell 0
* Notes: Finals MVP and Defensive Teams awarded since 1968-69.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Luka Doncic 25.7
Bill Russell 15.1

Luka Doncic 8.4
Bill Russell 22.5

Luka Doncic 7.7
Bill Russell 4.3

Luka Doncic 1.0
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 0.4
Bill Russell -

n/a **

Totals Stats

Luka Doncic 5,160
Bill Russell 14,522

Luka Doncic 1,683
Bill Russell 21,620

Luka Doncic 1,553
Bill Russell 4,100

Luka Doncic 204
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 76
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 201
Bill Russell 963

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Luka Doncic .457
Bill Russell .440

3-Point Percentage
Luka Doncic .330
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Free Throw Percentage
Luka Doncic .735
Bill Russell .561

Best Season (no game minimum)

Luka Doncic 28.8
(2020)
Bill Russell 18.9
(1962)

Luka Doncic 10.0
(2022)
Bill Russell 24.7
(1964)

Luka Doncic 9.5
(2022)
Bill Russell 5.8
(1967)

Luka Doncic 1.1
(2019)
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 0.5
(2021)
Bill Russell -

n/a **

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Luka Doncic 33.5
Bill Russell 16.2

Luka Doncic 8.8
Bill Russell 24.9

Luka Doncic 9.5
Bill Russell 4.7

Luka Doncic 1.2
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 0.5
Bill Russell -

n/a **

Totals Stats

Luka Doncic 436
Bill Russell 2,673

Luka Doncic 114
Bill Russell 4,104

Luka Doncic 124
Bill Russell 770

Luka Doncic 16
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 6
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 13
Bill Russell 165

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Luka Doncic .494
Bill Russell .430

3-Point Percentage
Luka Doncic .392
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Free Throw Percentage
Luka Doncic .600
Bill Russell .603

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Luka Doncic 35.7
(2021)
Bill Russell 22.4
(1962)

Luka Doncic 9.8
(2020)
Bill Russell 29.9
(1961)

Luka Doncic 10.3
(2021)
Bill Russell 6.3
(1965)

Luka Doncic 1.3
(2021)
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Luka Doncic 0.5
(2020)
Bill Russell -

n/a **
Notes: ** Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74, this player has no data for the stat.
Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80, this player has no data for the stat.