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Muggsy Bogues vs. Michael Cooper Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Michael Cooper and Muggsy Bogues 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? Those 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
2019-20
Muggsy Bogues:
1988 to 2001
Michael Cooper:
1979 to 1990

NBA Championships and Seasons

Muggsy Bogues 0
Michael Cooper 5
Muggsy Bogues 14
Michael Cooper 12
Muggsy Bogues 5
Michael Cooper 11

Honors and Awards

Muggsy Bogues 0
Michael Cooper 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Muggsy Bogues 0
Michael Cooper 8
Muggsy Bogues 0
Michael Cooper 1
*
* Notes: Defensive Player of The Year is awarded since 1982-83.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Muggsy Bogues 7.7
Michael Cooper 8.9

Muggsy Bogues 2.6
Michael Cooper 3.2

Muggsy Bogues 7.6
Michael Cooper 4.2

Muggsy Bogues 1.5
Michael Cooper 1.2

Muggsy Bogues 0.0
Michael Cooper 0.6

Totals Stats

Muggsy Bogues 6,858
Michael Cooper 7,729

Muggsy Bogues 2,318
Michael Cooper 2,769

Muggsy Bogues 6,726
Michael Cooper 3,666

Muggsy Bogues 1,369
Michael Cooper 1,033

Muggsy Bogues 39
Michael Cooper 523

Muggsy Bogues 889
Michael Cooper 873

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .458
Michael Cooper .469

3-Point Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .278
Michael Cooper .340

*
Free Throw Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .827
Michael Cooper .833

Best Season (no game minimum)

Muggsy Bogues 11.1
(1995)
Michael Cooper 11.9
(1982)

Muggsy Bogues 4.1
(1994)
Michael Cooper 4.1
(1981)

Muggsy Bogues 10.7
(1990)
Michael Cooper 5.9
(1984)

Muggsy Bogues 2.1
(1992)
Michael Cooper 1.6
(1981)

Muggsy Bogues 0.1
(1989)
Michael Cooper 1.0
(1981)

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NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Muggsy Bogues 8.9
Michael Cooper 9.4

Muggsy Bogues 2.7
Michael Cooper 3.4

Muggsy Bogues 5.6
Michael Cooper 4.2

Muggsy Bogues 1.7
Michael Cooper 1.2

Muggsy Bogues 0.0
Michael Cooper 0.6

Totals Stats

Muggsy Bogues 170
Michael Cooper 1,581

Muggsy Bogues 51
Michael Cooper 574

Muggsy Bogues 107
Michael Cooper 703

Muggsy Bogues 33
Michael Cooper 203

Muggsy Bogues 0
Michael Cooper 96

Muggsy Bogues 19
Michael Cooper 168

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .419
Michael Cooper .468

3-Point Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .476
Michael Cooper .392

*
Free Throw Percentage
Muggsy Bogues .769
Michael Cooper .825

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Muggsy Bogues 16.0
(1997)
Michael Cooper 13.0
(1987)

Muggsy Bogues 4.0
(1993)
Michael Cooper 4.4
(1982)

Muggsy Bogues 7.8
(1993)
Michael Cooper 5.7
(1984)

Muggsy Bogues 2.7
(1993)
Michael Cooper 2.0
(1981)

Muggsy Bogues 0.0
(2000)
Michael Cooper 1.0
(1984)

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