Michael Jordan Vs Kevin Garnett

Michael Jordan Vs Kevin Garnett: Michael Jordan and Kevin Garnett are two basketball legends. People think Jordan is the best player ever, while Garnett is highly respected too.

They played differently. Jordan was smooth and could score from anywhere. He was good at defense and rebounding. Garnett was more physical and liked to talk trash. He was also a strong defender and rebounder.

Even with their different styles, Jordan and Garnett respected each other a lot. Jordan said Garnett was intense and never gave up. Garnett called Jordan the greatest ever, saying there’s no one like him.

Michael Jordan Vs Kevin Garnett

Now, let’s talk about numbers. Who scored more points in their career? Who did better in the playoffs? Who won more championships? Who was the season leader more often? Who got more MVP awards?

Michael JordanVsKevin Garnett
1984-85 to 2002-03Career1995-96 to 2015-16
Points Per Game30.117.8
Rebounds Per Game6.210.0
Assists Per Game5.33.7
Steals Per Game2.31.3
Blocks Per Game0.81.4
Total Points32,29226,071
Total Rebounds6,67214,662
Total Assists5,6335,445
Total Steals2,5141,859
Total Blocks8932,037
Total Games1,0721,462
Field Goal Percentage.497.497
3-Point Percentage.327.275
Free Throw Percentage.835.789
Points Per Game37.1 (1987)24.2 (2004)
Rebounds Per Game8.0 (1989)13.9 (2004)
Assists Per Game8.0 (1989)6.0 (2003)
Steals Per Game3.2 (1988)1.7 (1998)
Blocks Per Game1.6 (1988)2.2 (2004)
Points Per Game33.418.2
Rebounds Per Game6.410.7
Assists Per Game5.73.3
Steals Per Game2.11.2
Blocks Per Game0.91.3
Total Points5,9872,601
Total Rebounds1,1521,534
Total Assists1,022471
Total Steals376178
Total Blocks158186
Total Games179143
Field Goal Percentage.487.478
3-Point Percentage.332.273
Free Throw Percentage.828.789
Points Per Game43.7 (1986)27.0 (2003)
Rebounds Per Game7.9 (1997)18.7 (2002)
Assists Per Game8.5 (1985)8.8 (2000)
Steals Per Game2.8 (1990)1.9 (2011)
Blocks Per Game2.3 (1987)2.4 (1998)
NBA Championships61
NBA Seasons1521
Playoffs Played1314
All-Star Games1415
All-NBA Teams119
All-NBA First Team104
Finals MVP60
Season MVP51
All-Defensive 1st Team99
All-Defensive Teams912
Defensive Player of The Year11
Rookie of The Year10
Steals Leader30
Scoring Leader100
Rebounds Leader04

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