Stephen Curry vs. Michael Jordan Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Michael Jordan and Stephen Curry that includes championships won, honors and awards obtained, regular season and playoffs stats and other data put side by side.

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
Stephen Curry:
2010 to 2018
Michael Jordan:
1985 to 2003

NBA Championships and Seasons

Stephen Curry 2
Michael Jordan 6
Stephen Curry 9
Michael Jordan 15
Stephen Curry 5
Michael Jordan 13
Stephen Curry 4
Michael Jordan 14

Honors and Awards

Stephen Curry 2
Michael Jordan 5
Stephen Curry 0
Michael Jordan 6
Stephen Curry 2
Michael Jordan 10
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Stephen Curry 4
Michael Jordan 11
Stephen Curry 0
Michael Jordan 9
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Stephen Curry 0
Michael Jordan 9
Stephen Curry 0
Michael Jordan 1
Stephen Curry 1
Michael Jordan 10
Stephen Curry 1
Michael Jordan 3
Stephen Curry 0
Michael Jordan 1

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Stephen Curry 23.1
Michael Jordan 30.1

Stephen Curry 4.4
Michael Jordan 6.2

Stephen Curry 6.8
Michael Jordan 5.3

Stephen Curry 1.8
Michael Jordan 2.3

Stephen Curry 0.2
Michael Jordan 0.8

Totals Stats

Stephen Curry 13,947
Michael Jordan 32,292

Stephen Curry 2,666
Michael Jordan 6,672

Stephen Curry 4,117
Michael Jordan 5,633

Stephen Curry 1,079
Michael Jordan 2,514

Stephen Curry 125
Michael Jordan 893

Stephen Curry 605
Michael Jordan 1,072

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Stephen Curry .477
Michael Jordan .497

3-Point Percentage
Stephen Curry .436
Michael Jordan .327

Free Throw Percentage
Stephen Curry .902
Michael Jordan .835

Best Season (no game minimum)

Stephen Curry 30.1
(2016)
Michael Jordan 37.1
(1987)

Stephen Curry 5.4
(2016)
Michael Jordan 8.0
(1989)

Stephen Curry 8.5
(2014)
Michael Jordan 8.0
(1989)

Stephen Curry 2.1
(2016)
Michael Jordan 3.2
(1988)

Stephen Curry 0.3
(2012)
Michael Jordan 1.6
(1988)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Stephen Curry 26.2
Michael Jordan 33.4

Stephen Curry 5.1
Michael Jordan 6.4

Stephen Curry 6.6
Michael Jordan 5.7

Stephen Curry 1.7
Michael Jordan 2.1

Stephen Curry 0.2
Michael Jordan 0.9

Totals Stats

Stephen Curry 1,965
Michael Jordan 5,987

Stephen Curry 381
Michael Jordan 1,152

Stephen Curry 497
Michael Jordan 1,022

Stephen Curry 131
Michael Jordan 376

Stephen Curry 15
Michael Jordan 158

Stephen Curry 75
Michael Jordan 179

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Stephen Curry .453
Michael Jordan .487

3-Point Percentage
Stephen Curry .410
Michael Jordan .332

Free Throw Percentage
Stephen Curry .885
Michael Jordan .828

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Stephen Curry 28.3
(2015)
Michael Jordan 43.7
(1986)

Stephen Curry 6.2
(2017)
Michael Jordan 7.9
(1997)

Stephen Curry 8.4
(2014)
Michael Jordan 8.5
(1985)

Stephen Curry 2.0
(2017)
Michael Jordan 2.8
(1990)

Stephen Curry 0.3
(2016)
Michael Jordan 2.3
(1987)