Larry Bird vs. Glen Rice Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Glen Rice and Larry Bird 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 Career Comparison

NBA Timeline:
1946-47
2017-18
Larry Bird:
1980 to 1992
Glen Rice:
1990 to 2004

NBA Championships and Seasons

Larry Bird 3
Glen Rice 1
Larry Bird 13
Glen Rice 15
Larry Bird 12
Glen Rice 7
Larry Bird 12
Glen Rice 3

Honors and Awards

Larry Bird 3
Glen Rice 0
Larry Bird 2
Glen Rice 0
Larry Bird 9
Glen Rice 0
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Larry Bird 10
Glen Rice 2
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Larry Bird 3
Glen Rice 0
Larry Bird 1
Glen Rice 0

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 24.3
Glen Rice 18.3

Larry Bird 10.0
Glen Rice 4.4

Larry Bird 6.3
Glen Rice 2.1

Larry Bird 1.7
Glen Rice 1.0

Larry Bird 0.8
Glen Rice 0.3

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 21,791
Glen Rice 18,336

Larry Bird 8,974
Glen Rice 4,387

Larry Bird 5,695
Glen Rice 2,097

Larry Bird 1,556
Glen Rice 958

Larry Bird 755
Glen Rice 265

Larry Bird 897
Glen Rice 1,000

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .496
Glen Rice .456

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .376
Glen Rice .400

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .886
Glen Rice .846

Best Season (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 29.9
(1988)
Glen Rice 26.8
(1997)

Larry Bird 11.0
(1983)
Glen Rice 5.4
(1994)

Larry Bird 7.6
(1987)
Glen Rice 2.9
(1996)

Larry Bird 2.0
(1986)
Glen Rice 1.4
(1995)

Larry Bird 1.2
(1985)
Glen Rice 0.4
(1992)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Larry Bird 23.8
Glen Rice 16.1

Larry Bird 10.3
Glen Rice 4.5

Larry Bird 6.5
Glen Rice 1.8

Larry Bird 1.8
Glen Rice 0.8

Larry Bird 0.9
Glen Rice 0.2

Totals Stats

Larry Bird 3,897
Glen Rice 884

Larry Bird 1,683
Glen Rice 249

Larry Bird 1,062
Glen Rice 101

Larry Bird 296
Glen Rice 45

Larry Bird 145
Glen Rice 12

Larry Bird 164
Glen Rice 55

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Larry Bird .472
Glen Rice .433

3-Point Percentage
Larry Bird .321
Glen Rice .362

Free Throw Percentage
Larry Bird .890
Glen Rice .845

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Larry Bird 27.5
(1984)
Glen Rice 27.7
(1997)

Larry Bird 14.0
(1981)
Glen Rice 7.2
(1994)

Larry Bird 8.8
(1990)
Glen Rice 3.7
(1997)

Larry Bird 2.3
(1984)
Glen Rice 2.2
(1994)

Larry Bird 1.4
(1982)
Glen Rice 0.4
(1994)