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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Blocks

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Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NBA/ABA

Rank Player BLK
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3830
2. Dikembe Mutombo* 3289
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3189
4. Artis Gilmore* 3178
5. Mark Eaton 3064
6. Tim Duncan 3020
7. David Robinson* 2954
8. Patrick Ewing* 2894
9. Shaquille O'Neal* 2732
10. Tree Rollins 2542
11. Robert Parish* 2361
12. Alonzo Mourning* 2356
13. Marcus Camby 2331
14. Caldwell Jones 2297
15. Ben Wallace 2137
16. Shawn Bradley 2119
17. Manute Bol 2086
18. George Johnson 2082
19. Kevin Garnett 2037
20. Larry Nance 2027
21. Theo Ratliff 1968
22. Julius Erving* 1941
23. Moses Malone* 1889
24. Elton Brand 1828
25. Dwight Howard 1824
26. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
27. Pau Gasol 1777
28. Elvin Hayes* 1771
29. Josh Smith 1713
30. Kevin McHale* 1690
31. Vlade Divac 1631
32. Herb Williams 1605
33. Elden Campbell 1602
34. Benoit Benjamin 1581
35. Samuel Dalembert 1546
36. Wayne Cooper 1535
37. Alton Lister 1473
38. Andrei Kirilenko 1461
39. Rasheed Wallace 1460
40. Billy Paultz 1457
41. Hot Rod Williams 1456
42. Mark West 1403
43. Erick Dampier 1398
44. Clifford Robinson 1390
45. Terry Tyler 1342
46. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1327
47. Bobby Jones 1319
48. Serge Ibaka 1300
49. Greg Ostertag 1293
50. Shawn Kemp 1279
51. Dale Davis 1270
52. James Donaldson 1267
53. Tyson Chandler 1253
54. Shawn Marion 1233
55. Harvey Catchings 1226
56. Chris Webber 1200
57. Bo Outlaw 1193
  Adonal Foyle 1193
59. Elmore Smith 1183
60. Dirk Nowitzki 1180
61. Sam Lacey 1160
  Dan Roundfield 1160
63. Bob McAdoo* 1147
64. Karl Malone* 1145
65. Horace Grant 1136
66. Charles Jones 1134
67. Joe Barry Carroll 1121
68. P.J. Brown 1116
69. Rik Smits 1111
70. Brendan Haywood 1109
71. Antonio McDyess 1102
72. Bob Lanier* 1100
  Buck Williams 1100
  Roy Hibbert 1100
75. Andrew Lang 1099
76. Ervin Johnson 1087
77. Thurl Bailey 1086
78. Mychal Thompson 1073
79. DeAndre Jordan 1072
80. Al Jefferson 1054
  Amar'e Stoudemire 1054
82. Derrick Coleman 1051
83. Jack Sikma 1048
84. George Gervin* 1047
85. Andrew Bogut 1045
86. Robert Horry 1035
87. Bill Walton* 1034
88. Chris Dudley 1027
89. Darryl Dawkins 1023
90. Rick Mahorn 1007
91. Mike Gminski 989
92. Chris Andersen 984
93. John Salley 983
94. Emeka Okafor 978
95. LaSalle Thompson 972
96. Bill Laimbeer 965
97. Scottie Pippen* 947
98. Rasho Nesterovic 934
99. Sam Perkins 933
100. Chris Bosh 932
101. Chris Kaman 931
102. Antoine Carr 925
103. Yao Ming* 920
104. Raef LaFrentz 919
105. Sam Bowie 909
106. Shane Battier 906
107. Kendrick Perkins 903
108. Michael Jordan* 893
109. Lamar Odom 892
110. Antonio Davis 889
111. Charles Barkley* 888
112. Roy Hinson 882
113. Marvin Webster 881
114. Marc Gasol 872
  Rony Seikaly 872
116. Joe Smith 868
117. James Edwards 867
118. Kenyon Martin 864
119. Dave Corzine 848
  Donyell Marshall 848
  Brook Lopez 848
122. Kurt Thomas 841
123. Danny Schayes 840
124. Joel Przybilla 836
125. Alex English* 833
126. Joe Meriweather 810
127. Alvan Adams 808
128. Tracy McGrady 807
129. Paul Millsap 806
130. Joakim Noah 803
131. Jerome Kersey 799
132. Vin Baker 798
133. Ben Poquette 794
  Clarence Weatherspoon 794
135. Jon Koncak 791
136. Charles Smith 789
137. Darnell Hillman 782
138. Gar Heard 780
139. Jim Chones 774
  Vince Carter 774
141. LeBron James 773
142. Duane Causwell 767
143. Dwyane Wade 759
144. Oliver Miller 758
145. Larry Bird* 755
146. Danny Manning 752
  Ralph Sampson* 752
  Pervis Ellison 752
  Mike Green 752
150. Randy Breuer 750
  Kevin Willis 750
152. Rich Kelley 749
153. Paul Pierce 740
154. LaMarcus Aldridge 739
  Marcin Gortat 739
156. Dave Greenwood 736
157. Ron Harper 729
158. David West 727
159. Michael Cage 725
160. Amir Johnson 720
161. Clyde Drexler* 719
162. Clemon Johnson 717
163. Tony Battie 713
164. JaVale McGee 711
165. Al Horford 697
  Michael Olowokandi 697
167. Kurt Nimphius 696
168. Jim McIlvaine 691
169. Kelvin Cato 685
170. Stromile Swift 683
171. Gerald Wallace 681
172. Robin Lopez 679
173. Christian Laettner 675
  Dennis Johnson* 675
175. Len Elmore 674
176. Bill Cartwright 668
177. Maurice Lucas 659
178. Andrew Bynum 657
179. Nene Hilario 653
180. Olden Polynice 651
181. Terry Cummings 650
182. Taj Gibson 645
183. Dominique Wilkins* 642
184. Kobe Bryant 640
185. Nazr Mohammed 639
  Kevin Durant 639
187. Clifford Ray 638
  Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
189. Mickey Johnson 632
190. DeSagana Diop 630
191. Spencer Haywood* 629
192. Tom Chambers 627
193. Anthony Davis 626
194. James Worthy* 624
195. Spencer Hawes 622
196. Kevin Kunnert 616
197. Darko Milicic 613
198. Derrick McKey 611
199. Armen Gilliam 607
200. Jamaal Magloire 603
201. Ronny Turiaf 593
  Cliff Levingston 593
203. Brad Miller 592
204. Tom Burleson 591
205. Rudy Gay 590
  Greg Anderson 590
207. Kent Benson 586
208. Derrick Favors 585
209. Andris Biedrins 580
  Eddie Jones 580
211. Bismack Biyombo 576
  Grant Hill 576
213. Lorenzen Wright 572
214. Keon Clark 571
215. Orlando Woolridge 569
216. Brian Grant 561
217. Lonnie Shelton 559
218. Nate Thurmond* 553
219. Kermit Washington 550
220. Chris Mullin* 549
  Luc Longley 549
222. A.C. Green 546
  Jawann Oldham 546
224. Rashard Lewis 541
225. Chris Morris 540
226. Aaron Williams 539
227. Felton Spencer 534
228. Dan Issel* 532
  Brian Skinner 532
230. Dennis Rodman* 531
231. Steve Johnson 530
232. Will Perdue 527
233. Joel Anthony 525
  Marques Johnson 525
  Tyrus Thomas 525
236. Michael Cooper 523
237. James Bailey 521
238. Metta World Peace 520
  Coby Dietrick 520
240. Eddie Griffin 518
241. Jim Brewer 510
  Truck Robinson 510
243. David Thompson* 509
244. Mark Blount 508
245. Brad Lohaus 503
246. Kim Hughes 502
247. Otis Thorpe 501
  Boris Diaw 501
249. Tayshaun Prince 500
  Wayman Tisdale 500

NBA

Rank Player BLK
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3830
2. Dikembe Mutombo* 3289
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3189
4. Mark Eaton 3064
5. Tim Duncan 3020
6. David Robinson* 2954
7. Patrick Ewing* 2894
8. Shaquille O'Neal* 2732
9. Tree Rollins 2542
10. Robert Parish* 2361
11. Alonzo Mourning* 2356
12. Marcus Camby 2331
13. Ben Wallace 2137
14. Shawn Bradley 2119
15. Manute Bol 2086
16. George Johnson 2082
17. Kevin Garnett 2037
18. Larry Nance 2027
19. Theo Ratliff 1968
20. Elton Brand 1828
21. Dwight Howard 1824
22. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
23. Pau Gasol 1777
24. Elvin Hayes* 1771
25. Artis Gilmore* 1747
26. Moses Malone* 1733
27. Josh Smith 1713
28. Kevin McHale* 1690
29. Vlade Divac 1631
30. Herb Williams 1605
31. Elden Campbell 1602
32. Benoit Benjamin 1581
33. Samuel Dalembert 1546
34. Wayne Cooper 1535
35. Caldwell Jones 1517
36. Alton Lister 1473
37. Andrei Kirilenko 1461
38. Rasheed Wallace 1460
39. Hot Rod Williams 1456
40. Mark West 1403
41. Erick Dampier 1398
42. Clifford Robinson 1390
43. Terry Tyler 1342
44. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1327
45. Serge Ibaka 1300
46. Julius Erving* 1293
  Greg Ostertag 1293
48. Shawn Kemp 1279
49. Dale Davis 1270
50. James Donaldson 1267
51. Tyson Chandler 1253
52. Shawn Marion 1233
53. Harvey Catchings 1226
54. Chris Webber 1200
55. Adonal Foyle 1193
  Bo Outlaw 1193
57. Elmore Smith 1183
58. Dirk Nowitzki 1180
59. Sam Lacey 1160
60. Bob McAdoo* 1147
61. Karl Malone* 1145
62. Horace Grant 1136
63. Charles Jones 1134
64. Joe Barry Carroll 1121
65. Dan Roundfield 1117
66. P.J. Brown 1116
67. Rik Smits 1111
68. Brendan Haywood 1109
69. Antonio McDyess 1102
70. Roy Hibbert 1100
  Bob Lanier* 1100
  Buck Williams 1100
73. Andrew Lang 1099
74. Ervin Johnson 1087
75. Thurl Bailey 1086
76. Mychal Thompson 1073
77. DeAndre Jordan 1072
78. Al Jefferson 1054
  Amar'e Stoudemire 1054
80. Derrick Coleman 1051
81. Jack Sikma 1048
82. Andrew Bogut 1045
83. Robert Horry 1035
84. Bill Walton* 1034
85. Chris Dudley 1027
86. Darryl Dawkins 1023
87. Rick Mahorn 1007
88. Mike Gminski 989
89. Chris Andersen 984
90. John Salley 983
91. Bobby Jones 982
92. Emeka Okafor 978
93. LaSalle Thompson 972
94. Bill Laimbeer 965
95. Scottie Pippen* 947
96. Rasho Nesterovic 934
97. Sam Perkins 933
98. Chris Bosh 932
99. Chris Kaman 931
100. Antoine Carr 925
101. Yao Ming* 920
102. Raef LaFrentz 919
103. Sam Bowie 909
104. Shane Battier 906
105. Kendrick Perkins 903
106. Michael Jordan* 893
107. Lamar Odom 892
108. Antonio Davis 889
109. Charles Barkley* 888
110. Roy Hinson 882
111. Rony Seikaly 872
  Marc Gasol 872
113. Joe Smith 868
114. James Edwards 867
115. Kenyon Martin 864
116. Donyell Marshall 848
  Brook Lopez 848
  Dave Corzine 848
119. Kurt Thomas 841
120. Danny Schayes 840
121. Joel Przybilla 836
122. Alex English* 833
123. Marvin Webster 829
124. Joe Meriweather 810
125. Alvan Adams 808
126. Tracy McGrady 807
127. Paul Millsap 806
128. Joakim Noah 803
129. Jerome Kersey 799
130. Vin Baker 798
131. Ben Poquette 794
  Clarence Weatherspoon 794
133. Jon Koncak 791
134. Charles Smith 789
135. Gar Heard 780
136. Vince Carter 774
137. LeBron James 773
138. Duane Causwell 767
139. Dwyane Wade 759
140. Oliver Miller 758
141. Larry Bird* 755
142. Ralph Sampson* 752
  Danny Manning 752
  Pervis Ellison 752
145. Randy Breuer 750
  Kevin Willis 750
147. Rich Kelley 749
148. Paul Pierce 740
149. LaMarcus Aldridge 739
  Marcin Gortat 739
151. Dave Greenwood 736
152. Ron Harper 729
153. David West 727
154. Michael Cage 725
155. Amir Johnson 720
156. Clyde Drexler* 719
157. Clemon Johnson 717
158. Tony Battie 713
159. JaVale McGee 711
160. Billy Paultz 706
161. Michael Olowokandi 697
  Al Horford 697
163. Kurt Nimphius 696
164. Jim McIlvaine 691
165. Kelvin Cato 685
166. Stromile Swift 683
167. Gerald Wallace 681
168. Robin Lopez 679
169. Christian Laettner 675
  Dennis Johnson* 675
171. George Gervin* 670
172. Bill Cartwright 668
173. Andrew Bynum 657
174. Nene Hilario 653
175. Olden Polynice 651
176. Terry Cummings 650
177. Taj Gibson 645
178. Jim Chones 643
179. Dominique Wilkins* 642
180. Kobe Bryant 640
181. Nazr Mohammed 639
  Kevin Durant 639
183. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
  Clifford Ray 638
185. Mickey Johnson 632
186. DeSagana Diop 630
187. Spencer Haywood* 629
188. Tom Chambers 627
189. Anthony Davis 626
190. James Worthy* 624
191. Spencer Hawes 622
192. Kevin Kunnert 616
193. Darko Milicic 613
194. Derrick McKey 611
195. Armen Gilliam 607
196. Jamaal Magloire 603
197. Cliff Levingston 593
  Ronny Turiaf 593
199. Brad Miller 592
200. Tom Burleson 591
201. Greg Anderson 590
  Rudy Gay 590
203. Kent Benson 586
204. Derrick Favors 585
205. Andris Biedrins 580
  Eddie Jones 580
207. Bismack Biyombo 576
  Grant Hill 576
209. Lorenzen Wright 572
210. Keon Clark 571
211. Orlando Woolridge 569
212. Brian Grant 561
213. Lonnie Shelton 559
214. Nate Thurmond* 553
215. Kermit Washington 550
216. Chris Mullin* 549
  Luc Longley 549
218. Jawann Oldham 546
  A.C. Green 546
220. Rashard Lewis 541
221. Chris Morris 540
222. Aaron Williams 539
223. Maurice Lucas 538
224. Felton Spencer 534
225. Brian Skinner 532
226. Dennis Rodman* 531
227. Steve Johnson 530
228. Will Perdue 527
229. Marques Johnson 525
  Joel Anthony 525
  Tyrus Thomas 525
232. Michael Cooper 523
233. James Bailey 521
234. Metta World Peace 520
235. Eddie Griffin 518
236. Truck Robinson 510
  Jim Brewer 510
238. Mark Blount 508
239. Brad Lohaus 503
240. Boris Diaw 501
  Otis Thorpe 501
242. Tayshaun Prince 500
  Wayman Tisdale 500
244. Sean Rooks 499
245. Darius Miles 495
246. Arvydas Sabonis* 494
247. Rodney McCray 493
248. Tom Gugliotta 492
249. Andre Drummond 491
250. Jason Maxiell 490

ABA

Rank Player BLK
1. Artis Gilmore* 1431
2. Caldwell Jones 780
3. Billy Paultz 751
4. Julius Erving* 648
5. Darnell Hillman 505
6. Jim Eakins 384
7. Mike Green 380
  Julius Keye 380
9. George Gervin* 377
10. Mel Daniels* 351
11. Bobby Jones 337
12. Marvin Barnes 271
13. Len Elmore 269
14. Coby Dietrick 236
15. Gene Moore 207
16. Wil Jones 206
17. Swen Nater 201
18. Gus Gerard 183
19. Dave Robisch 173
20. Mike Gale 168
21. Tom Owens 164
22. Moses Malone* 156
23. Willard Sojourner 152
24. Zelmo Beaty* 143
25. Jan Van Breda Kolff 139
26. Dan Issel* 136
27. Jim Chones 131
28. David Vaughn 128
29. Maurice Lucas 121
30. Kim Hughes 120
31. Louie Dampier* 117
32. Tim Bassett 112
33. Randy Denton 110
34. Charles Edge 105
35. David Thompson* 102
36. Gerald Govan 97
37. George McGinnis 96
38. Larry Kenon 92
39. Roger Brown 84
40. John Williamson 83
41. Roger Brown* 81
42. Lee Davis 80
43. Bruce Seals 73
44. Ron Boone 71
45. Brian Taylor 70
46. Rich Jones 66
  Don Buse 66
48. Red Robbins 65
49. Johnny Neumann 63
  Al Skinner 63
  Ted McClain 63
  Mike Jackson 63
53. Jim Bradley 62
54. Willie Wise 59
  George Adams 59
56. Ralph Simpson 54
57. Marvin Webster 52
  Billy Knight 52
  Bob Netolicky 52
60. Travis Grant 51
61. James Silas 49
62. George Carter 48
63. Mel Bennett 47
  Fatty Taylor 47
65. Collis Jones 46
66. Joe Caldwell 45
67. M.L. Carr 44
68. Dan Roundfield 43
69. Byron Beck 42
70. Bird Averitt 41
71. Cincinnatus Powell 40
  Stew Johnson 40
73. Ronald Thomas 39
74. Donnie Freeman 37
  Mark Olberding 37
76. Don Chaney 36
  Chuck Williams 36
78. Kevin Joyce 34
79. Jimmy Jones 32
  Roy Ebron 32
81. Barry Parkhill 30
82. Warren Jabali 29
83. Bob Warren 28
  George Irvine 28
85. Ed Manning 27
  Bo Lamar 27
  Goo Kennedy 27
88. Jim O'Brien 26
89. Lamar Green 25
  Mike Barr 25
  Jim Ard 25
92. George Thompson 24
93. John Roche 23
94. Dave Twardzik 22
  Steve Jones 22
96. Billy Cunningham* 21
  Gene Littles 21
  Freddie Lewis 21
99. Donald Washington 20
  George Karl 20
  Scott English 20
  Billy Schaeffer 20
  Bill Melchionni 20
104. Marv Roberts 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
106. Jim McDaniels 17
107. Simmie Hill 16
  Aulcie Perry 16
  Johnny Baum 16
  Mack Calvin 16
111. Chuck Terry 14
  Mike D'Antoni 14
113. Glen Combs 13
  Charles Jordan 13
  Willie Long 13
116. Al Smith 12
  Patrick McFarland 12
118. Bill Keller 11
119. Steve Green 10
  Henry Ward 10
  Lionel Billingy 10
  Claude Terry 10
  Walter Simon 10
  Fly Williams 10
  John Beasley 10
126. Darrell Elston 9
  Ticky Burden 9
  Don Adams 9
  James Foster 9
  Wilbert Robinson 9
  Ronnie Robinson 9
  Mike Flynn 9
  Goose Ligon 9
134. Rick Mount 8
  Allen Murphy 8
  Rudy Hackett 8
137. Wendell Ladner 7
  Joe Reaves 7
  Larry Finch 7
140. Lloyd Batts 6
  Paul Stovall 6
  Billy Harris 6
  Oliver Taylor 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Harry Rogers 6
  Terry Driscoll 6
147. Joby Wright 5
  William Franklin 5
  Dennis Wuycik 5
  Jimmy Conner 5
  Joe Hamilton 5
  Monte Towe 5
153. Hank Williams 4
  Stan Love 4
  Collis Temple 4
  George Lehmann 4
157. Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Jimmie Baker 3
  George Bucci 3
  Wali Jones 3
  Sam Cash 3
  Rick Darnell 3
  Jerry Chambers 3
164. Allan Bristow 2
  Dwaine Dillard 2
  Ron King 2
  Bob Nash 2
  Flynn Robinson 2
  Bob Arnzen 2
170. Tom Ingelsby 1
  Nathaniel Barnett 1
  Kenneth Gardner 1
  Mo Layton 1
  Gary Gregor 1
  Bill Higgins 1
176. Ken Smith 0
  Mike Lewis 0
  Larry Cannon 0
  Paul Ruffner 0
  Bill Newton 0
  Rich Rinaldi 0
  Reggie Royals 0
  Roy McPipe 0
  Greg Lee 0
  Milt Williams 0
  Bob Lackey 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Dennis Van Zant 0
  Erwin Mueller 0
  Billy James 0
  Art Williams 0
  Bernie Fryer 0
  Skip Wise 0
  Skeeter Swift 0
  Jerry Pender 0
  Wayne Pack 0
  Bernie Williams 0