Sam Jones vs. Hakeem Olajuwon Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Hakeem Olajuwon and Sam Jones 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
Sam Jones:
1958 to 1969
Hakeem Olajuwon:
1985 to 2002

NBA Championships and Seasons

Sam Jones 10
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Sam Jones 12
Hakeem Olajuwon 18
Sam Jones 12
Hakeem Olajuwon 15
Sam Jones 5
Hakeem Olajuwon 12

Honors and Awards

Sam Jones 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 1
Sam Jones 0 *
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Sam Jones 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 6
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Sam Jones 3
Hakeem Olajuwon 12
Sam Jones 0 *
Hakeem Olajuwon 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Sam Jones 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 9
Sam Jones 0 *
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Sam Jones 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Sam Jones 0 *
Hakeem Olajuwon 3
* Notes: Finals MVP and Defensive Teams awarded since 1968-69.
Defensive Player of The Year is awarded since 1982-83.
Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74.

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Sam Jones 17.7
Hakeem Olajuwon 21.8

Sam Jones 4.9
Hakeem Olajuwon 11.1

Sam Jones 2.5
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.5

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.1

Totals Stats

Sam Jones 15,411
Hakeem Olajuwon 26,946

Sam Jones 4,305
Hakeem Olajuwon 13,748

Sam Jones 2,209
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,058

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 2,162

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,830

Sam Jones 871
Hakeem Olajuwon 1,238

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Sam Jones .456
Hakeem Olajuwon .512

3-Point Percentage
Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon .202

Free Throw Percentage
Sam Jones .803
Hakeem Olajuwon .712

Best Season (no game minimum)

Sam Jones 25.9
(1965)
Hakeem Olajuwon 27.8
(1995)

Sam Jones 6.0
(1959)
Hakeem Olajuwon 14.0
(1990)

Sam Jones 3.2
(1966)
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.6
(1994)

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.6
(1989)

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 4.6
(1990)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Sam Jones 18.9
Hakeem Olajuwon 25.9

Sam Jones 4.7
Hakeem Olajuwon 11.2

Sam Jones 2.3
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.2

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.3

Totals Stats

Sam Jones 2,909
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,755

Sam Jones 718
Hakeem Olajuwon 1,621

Sam Jones 358
Hakeem Olajuwon 458

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 245

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 472

Sam Jones 154
Hakeem Olajuwon 145

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Sam Jones .447
Hakeem Olajuwon .528

3-Point Percentage
Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon .222

Free Throw Percentage
Sam Jones .811
Hakeem Olajuwon .719

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Sam Jones 28.6
(1965)
Hakeem Olajuwon 37.5
(1988)

Sam Jones 7.1
(1962)
Hakeem Olajuwon 16.8
(1988)

Sam Jones 3.1
(1962)
Hakeem Olajuwon 4.8
(1993)

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.5
(1990)

Sam Jones -
n/a **
Hakeem Olajuwon 5.8
(1990)

Notes: ** Blocks and steals started to be recorded in 1973-74, this player has no data for the stat.
Three-point shots were implemented in 1979-80, this player has no data for the stat.