Larry Bird vs Magic Johnson Stats

Larry Bird has participated in 897 contests in his pro basketball career and earned 34,443 minutes in those games. Bird got the starting nod in 870 games, and in those games he holds a rate of 24.3 points per contest and has amassed 21,791 points in total. He scores 22.8 pts per 36 mins, as well as pulling down 9.4 rebounds and collecting 6.0 assists during his career. By knocking down 8,591 baskets of 17,334 tries, Bird is sitting with a 49.6% field goal percentage. By burying 649 out of his 1,727 shots from behind the 3PT line, he has accrued a three-point shooting percentage of 37.6%. By knocking down 7,942 of 15,607 2pt tries, he has an average of 50.9%. Bird has knocked down 3,960 out of 4,471 shots from the free throw line, which had him earning a percentage of 88.6%. While he has earned an effective FG percentage of 51.4%, he has additionally collected 2,279 infractions and 2,816 turnovers. Sitting with 7,217 defensive boards and 1,757 on the offensive end, Bird has compiled 8,974 total boards during his NBA career. He has a tally of 1,556 steals, in addition to 755 blocks and 5,695 assists. Regarding stats per game, Bird has an average of 6.3 dimes as well as 10.0 boards.

When it comes to helping on baskets, Johnson has a tally of 10,141 assists, in addition to putting up 1,724 steals and 374 blocks. He holds an average of 7.2 rebounds and 6.9 dimes per contest. He has accounted for 6,559 rebounds in total so far in his career by grabbing 4,958 on the defensive end and 1,601 offensive. Having earned an effective FG% of 53.3%, he has additionally recorded 3,506 giveaways and accumulated 2,050 infractions. Johnson has tallied a 84.8% percentage at the charity stripe by making 4,960 of 5,850 shots. He has compiled a 54.1% shooting percentage of by way of making 5,886 out of his 10,877 attempts. Having racked up 1,074 attempts from behind the arc during his career, he has a shooting percentage of 30.3% by converting 325 of those shots. Taking the court with a FG% of 52.0%, Johnson has knocked down 6,211 shots out of his 11,951 attempts. He distributes 11.0 dimes, grabs 7.1 boards and earns 19.2 per 36 mins. Johnson has scored 17,707 pts so far in his career, holds an average of 19.5 points/G and got the starting nod in 763 games. Magic Johnson has a tally of 33,245 mins and has participated in 906 contests in his career.

Larry Bird vs Magic Johnson Stats

Larry Bird Career Magic Johnson
897 Games Played 906
870 Games Started 763
34,443 Minutes Played 33,245
8,591 Field Goals Made 6,211
17,334 Field Goals Attempted 11,951
49.6% Field Goal Percentage 52.0%
649 3-Pointers Made 325
1,727 3-Pointers Attempted 1,074
37.6% 3-Point Percentage 30.3%
7,942 2-Pointers Made 5,886
15,607 2-Pointers Attempted 10,877
50.9% 2-Point Percentage 54.1%
51.4% eFG% 53.3%
3,960 Free Throws Made 4,960
4,471 Free Throws Attempted 5,850
88.6% Free Throw Percentage 84.8%
1,757 Offensive Rebounds 1,601
7,217 Defensive Rebounds 4,958
8,974 Total Rebounds 6,559
5,695 Assists 10,141
1,556 Steals 1,724
755 Blocks 374
2,816 Turnovers 3,506
2,279 Personal Fouls 2,050
21,791 Points Scored 17,707
24.3 Points Per Game 19.5
38.4 Minutes Per Game 36.7
6.3 Assists Per Game 11.2
10.0 Rebounds Per Game 7.2
22.8 Points Per 36 Minutes 19.2
9.4 Rebounds Per 36 Minutes 7.1
6.0 Assists Per 36 Minutes 11.0

Larry Bird was named a starter in 45 games and was on the court for a total of 1,662 mins. He accounted for 908 pts and averaged 20.2 points/G in his 45 games on the hardwood. In reference to per 36 stats, Bird had an average of 19.7 points, 9.4 boards in addition to 6.6 dimes. Bird finished the season with a field goal rate of 46.6% by converting 353 out of his 758 shots attempted. From downtown, Bird buried 52 out of 128 shots which had him sitting at a three-point shooting percentage of 40.6%. He knocked down 301 of 630 baskets from 2pt land, for a 2pt percentage of 47.8%. In reference to shooting from the free throw line, Bird had a conversion rate of 92.6% by making 150 out of 162 attempts. Larry Bird accumulated an effective FG% of 50.0% during the previous year, turned the ball over 125 times and totaled 82 fouls. Bird a tally of 434 rebounds last year with 46 of the offensive sort and 388 defensive. Last season, Bird had a tally of 306 assists, 42 steals and also 33 rejections. Bird averaged 9.64 boards as well as 6.80 assists per contest.

Magic Johnson played a total of 958 mins over the course of the prior season and got the starting nod in
9 matchups. In 32 games on the court, he scored a total of 468 pts and had an average of 14.6 points per outing. Johnson was averaging 17.6 pts, 6.9 rebounds and 8.3 assists per 36 minutes. Johnson made 137 shots of 294 tries which put him at a 46.6% FG%. With respect to shooting from long range, Johnson had an average of 37.9% by way of converting 22 shots of his 58 tries. His two-point percentage sat at 48.7% by making 115 out of 236 shot attempts. Of his 201 foul line tries, Johnson put in 172 giving him a percentage of 85.6%. Magic Johnson earned 48 infractions during the previous year, in addition to giving up possession of the ball 103 times and compiling a 50.3% effective FG percentage. Concerning snagging boards, Johnson had a tally of 40 of the offensive variety and 143 defensive which puts him at 183 rebounds. Johnson recorded 13 blocks, in addition to 220 assists and 26 steals. Johnson had an average of 6.9 dimes and 5.7 rebounds per outing.

Larry Bird – 1991-92 Most Recent Season Magic Johnson – 1995-96
45 Games Played 32
45 Games Started 9
1,662 Minutes Played 958
353 Field Goals Made 137
758 Field Goals Attempted 294
46.6% Field Goal Percentage 46.6%
52 3-Pointers Made 22
128 3-Pointers Attempted 58
40.6% 3-Point Percentage 37.9%
301 2-Pointers Made 115
630 2-Pointers Attempted 236
47.8% 2-Point Percentage 48.7%
50.0% eFG% 50.3%
150 Free Throws Made 172
162 Free Throws Attempted 201
92.6% Free Throw Percentage 85.6%
46 Offensive Rebounds 40
388 Defensive Rebounds 143
434 Total Rebounds 183
306 Assists 220
42 Steals 26
33 Blocks 13
125 Turnovers 103
82 Personal Fouls 48
908 Points Scored 468
20.2 Points Per Game 14.6
36.9 Minutes Per Game 29.9
6.8 Assists Per Game 6.9
9.6 Rebounds Per Game 5.7
19.7 Points Per 36 Minutes 17.6
9.4 Rebounds Per 36 Minutes 6.9
6.6 Assists Per 36 Minutes 8.3