RJ Barrett vs. Michael Cooper Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Michael Cooper and RJ Barrett 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
RJ Barrett:
2020 to 2021
Michael Cooper:
1979 to 1990

NBA Championships and Seasons

RJ Barrett 0
Michael Cooper 5
RJ Barrett 2
Michael Cooper 12
RJ Barrett 1
Michael Cooper 11

Honors and Awards

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

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

RJ Barrett 16.1
Michael Cooper 8.9

RJ Barrett 5.4
Michael Cooper 3.2

RJ Barrett 2.8
Michael Cooper 4.2

RJ Barrett 0.8
Michael Cooper 1.2

RJ Barrett 0.3
Michael Cooper 0.6

Totals Stats

RJ Barrett 2,067
Michael Cooper 7,729

RJ Barrett 693
Michael Cooper 2,769

RJ Barrett 360
Michael Cooper 3,666

RJ Barrett 108
Michael Cooper 1,033

RJ Barrett 37
Michael Cooper 523

RJ Barrett 128
Michael Cooper 873

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
RJ Barrett .425
Michael Cooper .469

3-Point Percentage
RJ Barrett .370
Michael Cooper .340

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Free Throw Percentage
RJ Barrett .683
Michael Cooper .833

Best Season (no game minimum)

RJ Barrett 17.6
(2021)
Michael Cooper 11.9
(1982)

RJ Barrett 5.8
(2021)
Michael Cooper 4.1
(1981)

RJ Barrett 3.0
(2021)
Michael Cooper 5.9
(1984)

RJ Barrett 1.0
(2020)
Michael Cooper 1.6
(1981)

RJ Barrett 0.3
(2020)
Michael Cooper 1.0
(1981)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

RJ Barrett 14.4
Michael Cooper 9.4

RJ Barrett 7.2
Michael Cooper 3.4

RJ Barrett 3.0
Michael Cooper 4.2

RJ Barrett 0.8
Michael Cooper 1.2

RJ Barrett 0.4
Michael Cooper 0.6

Totals Stats

RJ Barrett 72
Michael Cooper 1,581

RJ Barrett 36
Michael Cooper 574

RJ Barrett 15
Michael Cooper 703

RJ Barrett 4
Michael Cooper 203

RJ Barrett 2
Michael Cooper 96

RJ Barrett 5
Michael Cooper 168

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
RJ Barrett .388
Michael Cooper .468

3-Point Percentage
RJ Barrett .286
Michael Cooper .392

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Free Throw Percentage
RJ Barrett .800
Michael Cooper .825

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

RJ Barrett 14.4
(2021)
Michael Cooper 13.0
(1987)

RJ Barrett 7.2
(2021)
Michael Cooper 4.4
(1982)

RJ Barrett 3.0
(2021)
Michael Cooper 5.7
(1984)

RJ Barrett 0.8
(2021)
Michael Cooper 2.0
(1981)

RJ Barrett 0.4
(2021)
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.