Steven Adams vs. Hakeem Olajuwon Comparison

Head-to-head comparison between the NBA stars Hakeem Olajuwon and Steven Adams 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
Steven Adams:
2014 to 2018
Hakeem Olajuwon:
1985 to 2002

NBA Championships and Seasons

Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Steven Adams 5
Hakeem Olajuwon 18
Steven Adams 3
Hakeem Olajuwon 15
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 12

Honors and Awards

Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 1
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 6
All-NBA Teams
(Total Selections)
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 12
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 5
All-Defensive Teams
(Total Selections)
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 9
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 2
Steven Adams 0
Hakeem Olajuwon 3

NBA Regular Season Stats

Stats Per Game

Steven Adams 7.7
Hakeem Olajuwon 21.8

Steven Adams 6.5
Hakeem Olajuwon 11.1

Steven Adams 0.8
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.5

Steven Adams 0.7
Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7

Steven Adams 1.0
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.1

Totals Stats

Steven Adams 2,509
Hakeem Olajuwon 26,946

Steven Adams 2,104
Hakeem Olajuwon 13,748

Steven Adams 271
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,058

Steven Adams 226
Hakeem Olajuwon 2,162

Steven Adams 327
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,830

Steven Adams 324
Hakeem Olajuwon 1,238

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Steven Adams .574
Hakeem Olajuwon .512

3-Point Percentage
Steven Adams .000
Hakeem Olajuwon .202

Free Throw Percentage
Steven Adams .576
Hakeem Olajuwon .712

Best Season (no game minimum)

Steven Adams 12.8
(2018)
Hakeem Olajuwon 27.8
(1995)

Steven Adams 7.9
(2018)
Hakeem Olajuwon 14.0
(1990)

Steven Adams 1.1
(2018)
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.6
(1994)

Steven Adams 1.3
(2018)
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.6
(1989)

Steven Adams 1.3
(2018)
Hakeem Olajuwon 4.6
(1990)

NBA Playoffs Stats

Stats Per Game

Steven Adams 7.1
Hakeem Olajuwon 25.9

Steven Adams 6.8
Hakeem Olajuwon 11.2

Steven Adams 0.6
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.2

Steven Adams 0.4
Hakeem Olajuwon 1.7

Steven Adams 1.1
Hakeem Olajuwon 3.3

Totals Stats

Steven Adams 292
Hakeem Olajuwon 3,755

Steven Adams 279
Hakeem Olajuwon 1,621

Steven Adams 24
Hakeem Olajuwon 458

Steven Adams 16
Hakeem Olajuwon 245

Steven Adams 47
Hakeem Olajuwon 472

Steven Adams 41
Hakeem Olajuwon 145

Percentages

Field Goal Percentage
Steven Adams .636
Hakeem Olajuwon .528

3-Point Percentage
Steven Adams .000
Hakeem Olajuwon .222

Free Throw Percentage
Steven Adams .542
Hakeem Olajuwon .719

Best Playoffs (no game minimum)

Steven Adams 10.1
(2016)
Hakeem Olajuwon 37.5
(1988)

Steven Adams 9.5
(2016)
Hakeem Olajuwon 16.8
(1988)

Steven Adams 1.4
(2017)
Hakeem Olajuwon 4.8
(1993)

Steven Adams 1.2
(2017)
Hakeem Olajuwon 2.5
(1990)

Steven Adams 1.8
(2017)
Hakeem Olajuwon 5.8
(1990)