Richard Jefferson vs. Ja Morant Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Ja Morant and Richard Jefferson 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? 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
Richard Jefferson:
2002 to 2018
Ja Morant:
2020 to 2021

NBA Championships and Seasons

Richard Jefferson 1
Ja Morant 0
Richard Jefferson 17
Ja Morant 2
Richard Jefferson 12
Ja Morant 1

Honors and Awards

Richard Jefferson 0
Ja Morant 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Richard Jefferson 12.6
Ja Morant 18.4

Richard Jefferson 4.0
Ja Morant 3.9

Richard Jefferson 2.0
Ja Morant 7.3

Richard Jefferson 0.7
Ja Morant 0.9

Richard Jefferson 0.3
Ja Morant 0.2

Totals Stats

Richard Jefferson 14,904
Ja Morant 2,397

Richard Jefferson 4,720
Ja Morant 511

Richard Jefferson 2,412
Ja Morant 953

Richard Jefferson 787
Ja Morant 115

Richard Jefferson 347
Ja Morant 31

Richard Jefferson 1,181
Ja Morant 130

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Richard Jefferson .464
Ja Morant .463

3-Point Percentage
Richard Jefferson .376
Ja Morant .317

Free Throw Percentage
Richard Jefferson .768
Ja Morant .750

Best Season (no game minimum)

Richard Jefferson 22.6
(2008)
Ja Morant 19.1
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 7.3
(2005)
Ja Morant 4.0
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 4.0
(2005)
Ja Morant 7.4
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 1.1
(2004)
Ja Morant 0.9
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 0.6
(2002)
Ja Morant 0.3
(2020)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Richard Jefferson 10.8
Ja Morant 30.2

Richard Jefferson 4.3
Ja Morant 4.8

Richard Jefferson 1.7
Ja Morant 8.2

Richard Jefferson 0.6
Ja Morant 0.4

Richard Jefferson 0.3
Ja Morant 0.0

Totals Stats

Richard Jefferson 1,511
Ja Morant 151

Richard Jefferson 608
Ja Morant 24

Richard Jefferson 241
Ja Morant 41

Richard Jefferson 87
Ja Morant 2

Richard Jefferson 44
Ja Morant 0

Richard Jefferson 140
Ja Morant 5

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Richard Jefferson .473
Ja Morant .487

3-Point Percentage
Richard Jefferson .325
Ja Morant .323

Free Throw Percentage
Richard Jefferson .731
Ja Morant .775

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Richard Jefferson 22.2
(2006)
Ja Morant 30.2
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 6.4
(2003)
Ja Morant 4.8
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 4.1
(2006)
Ja Morant 8.2
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 1.3
(2004)
Ja Morant 0.4
(2021)

Richard Jefferson 0.7
(2004)
Ja Morant 0.0
(2021)