Paul Pierce vs. Mitch Richmond Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Mitch Richmond and Paul Pierce 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 Pierce:
1999 to 2017
Mitch Richmond:
1989 to 2002

NBA Championships and Seasons

Paul Pierce 1
Mitch Richmond 1
Paul Pierce 19
Mitch Richmond 14
Paul Pierce 14
Mitch Richmond 4
Paul Pierce 10
Mitch Richmond 6

Honors and Awards

Paul Pierce 1
Mitch Richmond 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Paul Pierce 4
Mitch Richmond 5
Paul Pierce 0
Mitch Richmond 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Paul Pierce 19.7
Mitch Richmond 21.0

Paul Pierce 5.6
Mitch Richmond 3.9

Paul Pierce 3.5
Mitch Richmond 3.5

Paul Pierce 1.3
Mitch Richmond 1.2

Paul Pierce 0.6
Mitch Richmond 0.3

Totals Stats

Paul Pierce 26,397
Mitch Richmond 20,497

Paul Pierce 7,527
Mitch Richmond 3,801

Paul Pierce 4,708
Mitch Richmond 3,398

Paul Pierce 1,752
Mitch Richmond 1,211

Paul Pierce 745
Mitch Richmond 254

Paul Pierce 1,343
Mitch Richmond 976

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Paul Pierce .445
Mitch Richmond .455

3-Point Percentage
Paul Pierce .368
Mitch Richmond .388

Free Throw Percentage
Paul Pierce .806
Mitch Richmond .850

Best Season (no game minimum)

Paul Pierce 26.8
(2006)
Mitch Richmond 25.9
(1997)

Paul Pierce 7.3
(2003)
Mitch Richmond 5.9
(1989)

Paul Pierce 5.1
(2004)
Mitch Richmond 5.1
(1992)

Paul Pierce 2.1
(2000)
Mitch Richmond 1.6
(1991)

Paul Pierce 1.0
(2002)
Mitch Richmond 0.4
(1991)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Paul Pierce 18.7
Mitch Richmond 19.5

Paul Pierce 5.8
Mitch Richmond 5.3

Paul Pierce 3.4
Mitch Richmond 3.0

Paul Pierce 1.2
Mitch Richmond 1.0

Paul Pierce 0.6
Mitch Richmond 0.3

Totals Stats

Paul Pierce 3,180
Mitch Richmond 449

Paul Pierce 985
Mitch Richmond 123

Paul Pierce 579
Mitch Richmond 69

Paul Pierce 204
Mitch Richmond 22

Paul Pierce 105
Mitch Richmond 7

Paul Pierce 170
Mitch Richmond 23

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Paul Pierce .423
Mitch Richmond .479

3-Point Percentage
Paul Pierce .355
Mitch Richmond .302

Free Throw Percentage
Paul Pierce .830
Mitch Richmond .869

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Paul Pierce 27.1
(2003)
Mitch Richmond 22.3
(1991)

Paul Pierce 9.0
(2003)
Mitch Richmond 7.3
(1989)

Paul Pierce 6.7
(2003)
Mitch Richmond 4.4
(1989)

Paul Pierce 2.1
(2003)
Mitch Richmond 1.8
(1989)

Paul Pierce 1.4
(2005)
Mitch Richmond 0.7
(1991)