Kevin Durant vs. LeBron James Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars LeBron James and Kevin Durant 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? Those 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 Comparison

NBA Timeline:
1946-47
2017-18
Kevin Durant:
2008 to 2018
LeBron James:
2004 to 2018

NBA Championships and Seasons

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 3
Kevin Durant 11
LeBron James 15
Kevin Durant 7
LeBron James 12
Kevin Durant 9
LeBron James 14

Honors and Awards

Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 4
Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 3
Kevin Durant 5
LeBron James 11
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 7
LeBron James 13
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Kevin Durant 0
LeBron James 6
Kevin Durant 4
LeBron James 1
Kevin Durant 1
LeBron James 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 27.1
LeBron James 27.1

Kevin Durant 7.1
LeBron James 7.3

Kevin Durant 3.9
LeBron James 7.1

Kevin Durant 1.2
LeBron James 1.6

Kevin Durant 1.1
LeBron James 0.8

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 20,117
LeBron James 29,993

Kevin Durant 5,295
LeBron James 8,059

Kevin Durant 2,867
LeBron James 7,851

Kevin Durant 872
LeBron James 1,824

Kevin Durant 816
LeBron James 867

Kevin Durant 741
LeBron James 1,106

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .489
LeBron James .503

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .381
LeBron James .343

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .882
LeBron James .740

Best Season (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 32.0
(2014)
LeBron James 31.4
(2006)

Kevin Durant 8.3
(2017)
LeBron James 8.6
(2017)

Kevin Durant 5.5
(2014)
LeBron James 8.7
(2017)

Kevin Durant 1.4
(2013)
LeBron James 2.2
(2005)

Kevin Durant 2.1
(2018)
LeBron James 1.1
(2009)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kevin Durant 28.8
LeBron James 28.4

Kevin Durant 8.0
LeBron James 8.9

Kevin Durant 3.8
LeBron James 6.9

Kevin Durant 1.0
LeBron James 1.8

Kevin Durant 1.2
LeBron James 1.0

Totals Stats

Kevin Durant 3,048
LeBron James 6,163

Kevin Durant 849
LeBron James 1,922

Kevin Durant 404
LeBron James 1,489

Kevin Durant 111
LeBron James 389

Kevin Durant 126
LeBron James 209

Kevin Durant 106
LeBron James 217

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kevin Durant .468
LeBron James .485

3-Point Percentage
Kevin Durant .344
LeBron James .330

Free Throw Percentage
Kevin Durant .853
LeBron James .742

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Kevin Durant 30.8
(2013)
LeBron James 35.3
(2009)

Kevin Durant 9.0
(2013)
LeBron James 11.3
(2015)

Kevin Durant 6.3
(2013)
LeBron James 8.5
(2015)

Kevin Durant 1.5
(2012)
LeBron James 2.3
(2016)

Kevin Durant 1.3
(2017)
LeBron James 1.8
(2010)