Kobe Bryant vs. Michael Jordan Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant 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
2016-17
Kobe Bryant:
1997 to 2016
Michael Jordan:
1985 to 2003

NBA Championships and Seasons

Kobe Bryant 5
Michael Jordan 6
Kobe Bryant 20
Michael Jordan 15
Kobe Bryant 15
Michael Jordan 13
Kobe Bryant 18
Michael Jordan 14

Honors and Awards

Kobe Bryant 1
Michael Jordan 5
Kobe Bryant 2
Michael Jordan 6
Kobe Bryant 11
Michael Jordan 10
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Kobe Bryant 15
Michael Jordan 11
Kobe Bryant 9
Michael Jordan 9
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Kobe Bryant 12
Michael Jordan 9
Kobe Bryant 0
Michael Jordan 1
Kobe Bryant 2
Michael Jordan 10
Kobe Bryant 0
Michael Jordan 3
Kobe Bryant 0
Michael Jordan 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Kobe Bryant 25.0
Michael Jordan 30.1

Kobe Bryant 5.2
Michael Jordan 6.2

Kobe Bryant 4.7
Michael Jordan 5.3

Kobe Bryant 1.4
Michael Jordan 2.3

Kobe Bryant 0.5
Michael Jordan 0.8

Totals Stats

Kobe Bryant 33,643
Michael Jordan 32,292

Kobe Bryant 7,047
Michael Jordan 6,672

Kobe Bryant 6,306
Michael Jordan 5,633

Kobe Bryant 1,944
Michael Jordan 2,514

Kobe Bryant 640
Michael Jordan 893

Kobe Bryant 1,346
Michael Jordan 1,072

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kobe Bryant .447
Michael Jordan .497

3-Point Percentage
Kobe Bryant .329
Michael Jordan .327

Free Throw Percentage
Kobe Bryant .837
Michael Jordan .835

Best Season (no game minimum)

Kobe Bryant 35.4
(2006)
Michael Jordan 37.1
(1987)

Kobe Bryant 6.9
(2003)
Michael Jordan 8.0
(1989)

Kobe Bryant 6.3
(2014)
Michael Jordan 8.0
(1989)

Kobe Bryant 2.2
(2003)
Michael Jordan 3.2
(1988)

Kobe Bryant 1.0
(1999)
Michael Jordan 1.6
(1988)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Kobe Bryant 25.6
Michael Jordan 33.4

Kobe Bryant 5.1
Michael Jordan 6.4

Kobe Bryant 4.7
Michael Jordan 5.7

Kobe Bryant 1.4
Michael Jordan 2.1

Kobe Bryant 0.7
Michael Jordan 0.9

Totals Stats

Kobe Bryant 5,640
Michael Jordan 5,987

Kobe Bryant 1,119
Michael Jordan 1,152

Kobe Bryant 1,040
Michael Jordan 1,022

Kobe Bryant 310
Michael Jordan 376

Kobe Bryant 144
Michael Jordan 158

Kobe Bryant 220
Michael Jordan 179

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Kobe Bryant .448
Michael Jordan .487

3-Point Percentage
Kobe Bryant .331
Michael Jordan .332

Free Throw Percentage
Kobe Bryant .816
Michael Jordan .828

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Kobe Bryant 32.8
(2007)
Michael Jordan 43.7
(1986)

Kobe Bryant 7.3
(2001)
Michael Jordan 7.9
(1997)

Kobe Bryant 6.1
(2001)
Michael Jordan 8.5
(1985)

Kobe Bryant 1.9
(2004)
Michael Jordan 2.8
(1990)

Kobe Bryant 1.5
(2000)
Michael Jordan 2.3
(1987)