Originally Posted by TheFan
They were equivalent... but Kobe was slight better... because Kobe got the upperhand in their head to head matchups.
No, he didn't.
And, that's with the advantage of having Shaq as his center while T-Mac had Andrew DeClerq which makes a huge difference in how a perimeter player can perform with the freed-up space.
Either way, a 2-game sample size for head-to-head analysis isn't really enough.