Patrick Ewing vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Patrick Ewing 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
Patrick Ewing:
1986 to 2002
LeBron James:
2004 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 4
Patrick Ewing 17
LeBron James 18
Patrick Ewing 14
LeBron James 15
Patrick Ewing 11
LeBron James 17

Honors and Awards

Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 4
Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 4
Patrick Ewing 1
LeBron James 13
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Patrick Ewing 7
LeBron James 17
Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Patrick Ewing 3
LeBron James 6
Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 1
Patrick Ewing 0
LeBron James 1
Patrick Ewing 1
LeBron James 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Patrick Ewing 21.0
LeBron James 27.0

Patrick Ewing 9.8
LeBron James 7.4

Patrick Ewing 1.9
LeBron James 7.4

Patrick Ewing 1.0
LeBron James 1.6

Patrick Ewing 2.4
LeBron James 0.7

Totals Stats

Patrick Ewing 24,815
LeBron James 35,367

Patrick Ewing 11,607
LeBron James 9,751

Patrick Ewing 2,215
LeBron James 9,696

Patrick Ewing 1,136
LeBron James 2,063

Patrick Ewing 2,894
LeBron James 982

Patrick Ewing 1,183
LeBron James 1,310

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Patrick Ewing .504
LeBron James .504

3-Point Percentage
Patrick Ewing .152
LeBron James .345

Free Throw Percentage
Patrick Ewing .740
LeBron James .733

Best Season (no game minimum)

Patrick Ewing 28.6
(1990)
LeBron James 31.4
(2006)

Patrick Ewing 12.1
(1993)
LeBron James 8.6
(2018)

Patrick Ewing 3.0
(1991)
LeBron James 10.2
(2020)

Patrick Ewing 1.5
(1989)
LeBron James 2.2
(2005)

Patrick Ewing 4.0
(1990)
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Patrick Ewing 20.2
LeBron James 28.7

Patrick Ewing 10.3
LeBron James 9.0

Patrick Ewing 2.0
LeBron James 7.2

Patrick Ewing 0.9
LeBron James 1.7

Patrick Ewing 2.2
LeBron James 0.9

Totals Stats

Patrick Ewing 2,813
LeBron James 7,631

Patrick Ewing 1,435
LeBron James 2,391

Patrick Ewing 275
LeBron James 1,919

Patrick Ewing 122
LeBron James 454

Patrick Ewing 303
LeBron James 252

Patrick Ewing 139
LeBron James 266

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Patrick Ewing .469
LeBron James .495

3-Point Percentage
Patrick Ewing .348
LeBron James .337

Free Throw Percentage
Patrick Ewing .718
LeBron James .740

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Patrick Ewing 29.4
(1990)
LeBron James 35.3
(2009)

Patrick Ewing 12.8
(1988)
LeBron James 11.3
(2015)

Patrick Ewing 3.1
(1990)
LeBron James 9.0
(2018)

Patrick Ewing 1.5
(1988)
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Patrick Ewing 3.3
(1988)
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)