Paul Arizin vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Paul Arizin 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
Paul Arizin:
1951 to 1962
LeBron James:
2004 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Paul Arizin 1
LeBron James 4
Paul Arizin 10
LeBron James 18
Paul Arizin 8
LeBron James 15
Paul Arizin 10
LeBron James 17

Honors and Awards

Paul Arizin 0 *
LeBron James 4
Paul Arizin 0 *
LeBron James 4
Paul Arizin 3
LeBron James 13
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Paul Arizin 4
LeBron James 17
Paul Arizin 0 *
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Paul Arizin 0
LeBron James 6
Paul Arizin 2
LeBron James 1
Paul Arizin 0
LeBron James 1
Paul Arizin 0 *
LeBron James 1
* Notes: Season MVP is awarded since 1955-56.
Finals MVP and Defensive Teams awarded since 1968-69.
Rookie of The Year is awarded since 1952-53.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Paul Arizin 22.8
LeBron James 27.0

Paul Arizin 8.6
LeBron James 7.4

Paul Arizin 2.3
LeBron James 7.4

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 1.6

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 0.7

Totals Stats

Paul Arizin 16,266
LeBron James 35,367

Paul Arizin 6,129
LeBron James 9,751

Paul Arizin 1,665
LeBron James 9,696

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 2,063

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 982

Paul Arizin 713
LeBron James 1,310

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Paul Arizin .421
LeBron James .504

3-Point Percentage
Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James .345

Free Throw Percentage
Paul Arizin .810
LeBron James .733

Best Season (no game minimum)

Paul Arizin 26.4
(1959)
LeBron James 31.4
(2006)

Paul Arizin 11.3
(1952)
LeBron James 8.6
(2018)

Paul Arizin 2.9
(1955)
LeBron James 10.2
(2020)

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 2.2
(2005)

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Paul Arizin 24.2
LeBron James 28.7

Paul Arizin 8.2
LeBron James 9.0

Paul Arizin 2.6
LeBron James 7.2

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 1.7

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 0.9

Totals Stats

Paul Arizin 1,186
LeBron James 7,631

Paul Arizin 404
LeBron James 2,391

Paul Arizin 128
LeBron James 1,919

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 454

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 252

Paul Arizin 49
LeBron James 266

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Paul Arizin .411
LeBron James .495

3-Point Percentage
Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James .337

Free Throw Percentage
Paul Arizin .829
LeBron James .740

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Paul Arizin 28.9
(1956)
LeBron James 35.3
(2009)

Paul Arizin 12.7
(1952)
LeBron James 11.3
(2015)

Paul Arizin 4.0
(1961)
LeBron James 9.0
(2018)

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Paul Arizin -
n/a **
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)

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.