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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 2991
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. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
  Elton Brand 1820
26. Dwight Howard 1774
27. Elvin Hayes* 1771
28. Pau Gasol 1723
29. Josh Smith 1709
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. Greg Ostertag 1293
49. Shawn Kemp 1279
50. Dale Davis 1270
51. James Donaldson 1267
52. Serge Ibaka 1265
53. Tyson Chandler 1235
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 1161
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
74. Andrew Lang 1099
75. Ervin Johnson 1087
76. Thurl Bailey 1086
77. Roy Hibbert 1073
  Mychal Thompson 1073
79. Derrick Coleman 1051
80. Jack Sikma 1048
81. George Gervin* 1047
82. Robert Horry 1035
83. Bill Walton* 1034
84. Al Jefferson 1033
85. Amar'e Stoudemire 1030
86. Chris Dudley 1027
87. Darryl Dawkins 1023
88. Rick Mahorn 1007
89. DeAndre Jordan 1003
90. Andrew Bogut 997
91. Mike Gminski 989
92. John Salley 983
93. Emeka Okafor 978
94. Chris Andersen 974
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 930
102. Antoine Carr 925
103. Yao Ming 920
104. Raef LaFrentz 919
105. Sam Bowie 909
106. Shane Battier 906
107. Kendrick Perkins 894
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. Rony Seikaly 872
115. Marc Gasol 871
116. Joe Smith 868
117. James Edwards 867
118. Kenyon Martin 864
119. Dave Corzine 848
  Donyell Marshall 848
121. Kurt Thomas 841
122. Danny Schayes 840
123. Joel Przybilla 836
124. Alex English* 833
125. Brook Lopez 820
126. Joe Meriweather 810
127. Alvan Adams 808
128. Tracy McGrady 807
129. Joakim Noah 803
130. Jerome Kersey 799
131. Vin Baker 798
132. Clarence Weatherspoon 794
  Ben Poquette 794
134. Jon Koncak 791
135. Charles Smith 789
136. Darnell Hillman 782
137. Gar Heard 780
138. Jim Chones 774
139. Duane Causwell 767
  Vince Carter 767
141. LeBron James 759
142. Oliver Miller 758
143. Larry Bird* 755
144. Pervis Ellison 752
  Mike Green 752
  Ralph Sampson* 752
  Danny Manning 752
148. Randy Breuer 750
  Kevin Willis 750
150. Rich Kelley 749
151. Dwyane Wade 743
152. Paul Millsap 738
153. Dave Greenwood 736
154. Paul Pierce 733
155. Ron Harper 729
156. Michael Cage 725
157. Clyde Drexler* 719
158. Clemon Johnson 717
159. Tony Battie 713
160. JaVale McGee 711
161. LaMarcus Aldridge 706
162. David West 700
163. Marcin Gortat 698
164. Michael Olowokandi 697
165. Kurt Nimphius 696
166. Amir Johnson 691
  Jim McIlvaine 691
168. Kelvin Cato 685
169. Stromile Swift 683
170. Gerald Wallace 681
171. Christian Laettner 675
  Dennis Johnson* 675
173. Len Elmore 674
174. Bill Cartwright 668
175. Maurice Lucas 659
176. Andrew Bynum 657
177. Al Horford 651
  Olden Polynice 651
179. Terry Cummings 650
180. Dominique Wilkins* 642
181. Nene Hilario 640
182. Nazr Mohammed 639
183. Clifford Ray 638
  Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
185. Kobe Bryant 635
186. Mickey Johnson 632
187. DeSagana Diop 630
188. Spencer Haywood* 629
189. Tom Chambers 627
190. James Worthy* 624
191. Robin Lopez 622
192. Taj Gibson 621
193. Kevin Kunnert 616
194. Darko Milicic 613
195. Spencer Hawes 611
  Derrick McKey 611
197. Armen Gilliam 607
198. Kevin Durant 606
199. Jamaal Magloire 603
  Anthony Davis 603
201. Cliff Levingston 593
  Ronny Turiaf 593
203. Brad Miller 592
204. Tom Burleson 591
205. Greg Anderson 590
206. Kent Benson 586
207. Andris Biedrins 580
  Eddie Jones 580
209. Grant Hill 576
210. Lorenzen Wright 572
211. Keon Clark 571
212. Rudy Gay 570
213. Orlando Woolridge 569
214. Brian Grant 561
215. Lonnie Shelton 559
216. Nate Thurmond* 553
217. Kermit Washington 550
218. Chris Mullin* 549
  Luc Longley 549
220. Jawann Oldham 546
  A.C. Green 546
222. Rashard Lewis 541
223. Chris Morris 540
  Derrick Favors 540
225. Aaron Williams 539
226. Felton Spencer 534
227. Dan Issel* 532
  Brian Skinner 532
229. Dennis Rodman* 531
230. Steve Johnson 530
231. Will Perdue 527
232. Marques Johnson 525
  Tyrus Thomas 525
234. Michael Cooper 523
235. James Bailey 521
236. Coby Dietrick 520
237. Eddie Griffin 518
  Metta World Peace 518
  Bismack Biyombo 518
240. Joel Anthony 517
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
248. Wayman Tisdale 500
249. Sean Rooks 499
250. Tayshaun Prince 496

NBA

Rank Player BLK
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3830
2. Dikembe Mutombo* 3289
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3189
4. Mark Eaton 3064
5. Tim Duncan 2991
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. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
  Elton Brand 1820
22. Dwight Howard 1774
23. Elvin Hayes* 1771
24. Artis Gilmore* 1747
25. Moses Malone* 1733
26. Pau Gasol 1723
27. Josh Smith 1709
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. Julius Erving* 1293
  Greg Ostertag 1293
47. Shawn Kemp 1279
48. Dale Davis 1270
49. James Donaldson 1267
50. Serge Ibaka 1265
51. Tyson Chandler 1235
52. Shawn Marion 1233
53. Harvey Catchings 1226
54. Chris Webber 1200
55. Bo Outlaw 1193
  Adonal Foyle 1193
57. Elmore Smith 1183
58. Dirk Nowitzki 1161
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. Buck Williams 1100
  Bob Lanier* 1100
72. Andrew Lang 1099
73. Ervin Johnson 1087
74. Thurl Bailey 1086
75. Roy Hibbert 1073
  Mychal Thompson 1073
77. Derrick Coleman 1051
78. Jack Sikma 1048
79. Robert Horry 1035
80. Bill Walton* 1034
81. Al Jefferson 1033
82. Amar'e Stoudemire 1030
83. Chris Dudley 1027
84. Darryl Dawkins 1023
85. Rick Mahorn 1007
86. DeAndre Jordan 1003
87. Andrew Bogut 997
88. Mike Gminski 989
89. John Salley 983
90. Bobby Jones 982
91. Emeka Okafor 978
92. Chris Andersen 974
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 930
100. Antoine Carr 925
101. Yao Ming 920
102. Raef LaFrentz 919
103. Sam Bowie 909
104. Shane Battier 906
105. Kendrick Perkins 894
106. Michael Jordan* 893
107. Lamar Odom 892
108. Antonio Davis 889
109. Charles Barkley* 888
110. Roy Hinson 882
111. Rony Seikaly 872
112. Marc Gasol 871
113. Joe Smith 868
114. James Edwards 867
115. Kenyon Martin 864
116. Donyell Marshall 848
  Dave Corzine 848
118. Kurt Thomas 841
119. Danny Schayes 840
120. Joel Przybilla 836
121. Alex English* 833
122. Marvin Webster 829
123. Brook Lopez 820
124. Joe Meriweather 810
125. Alvan Adams 808
126. Tracy McGrady 807
127. Joakim Noah 803
128. Jerome Kersey 799
129. Vin Baker 798
130. Clarence Weatherspoon 794
  Ben Poquette 794
132. Jon Koncak 791
133. Charles Smith 789
134. Gar Heard 780
135. Vince Carter 767
  Duane Causwell 767
137. LeBron James 759
138. Oliver Miller 758
139. Larry Bird* 755
140. Pervis Ellison 752
  Ralph Sampson* 752
  Danny Manning 752
143. Randy Breuer 750
  Kevin Willis 750
145. Rich Kelley 749
146. Dwyane Wade 743
147. Paul Millsap 738
148. Dave Greenwood 736
149. Paul Pierce 733
150. Ron Harper 729
151. Michael Cage 725
152. Clyde Drexler* 719
153. Clemon Johnson 717
154. Tony Battie 713
155. JaVale McGee 711
156. Billy Paultz 706
  LaMarcus Aldridge 706
158. David West 700
159. Marcin Gortat 698
160. Michael Olowokandi 697
161. Kurt Nimphius 696
162. Jim McIlvaine 691
  Amir Johnson 691
164. Kelvin Cato 685
165. Stromile Swift 683
166. Gerald Wallace 681
167. Dennis Johnson* 675
  Christian Laettner 675
169. George Gervin* 670
170. Bill Cartwright 668
171. Andrew Bynum 657
172. Al Horford 651
  Olden Polynice 651
174. Terry Cummings 650
175. Jim Chones 643
176. Dominique Wilkins* 642
177. Nene Hilario 640
178. Nazr Mohammed 639
179. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
  Clifford Ray 638
181. Kobe Bryant 635
182. Mickey Johnson 632
183. DeSagana Diop 630
184. Spencer Haywood* 629
185. Tom Chambers 627
186. James Worthy* 624
187. Robin Lopez 622
188. Taj Gibson 621
189. Kevin Kunnert 616
190. Darko Milicic 613
191. Derrick McKey 611
  Spencer Hawes 611
193. Armen Gilliam 607
194. Kevin Durant 606
195. Anthony Davis 603
  Jamaal Magloire 603
197. Cliff Levingston 593
  Ronny Turiaf 593
199. Brad Miller 592
200. Tom Burleson 591
201. Greg Anderson 590
202. Kent Benson 586
203. Andris Biedrins 580
  Eddie Jones 580
205. Grant Hill 576
206. Lorenzen Wright 572
207. Keon Clark 571
208. Rudy Gay 570
209. Orlando Woolridge 569
210. Brian Grant 561
211. Lonnie Shelton 559
212. Nate Thurmond* 553
213. Kermit Washington 550
214. Luc Longley 549
  Chris Mullin* 549
216. Jawann Oldham 546
  A.C. Green 546
218. Rashard Lewis 541
219. Derrick Favors 540
  Chris Morris 540
221. Aaron Williams 539
222. Maurice Lucas 538
223. Felton Spencer 534
224. Brian Skinner 532
225. Dennis Rodman* 531
226. Steve Johnson 530
227. Will Perdue 527
228. Tyrus Thomas 525
  Marques Johnson 525
230. Michael Cooper 523
231. James Bailey 521
232. Bismack Biyombo 518
  Metta World Peace 518
  Eddie Griffin 518
235. Joel Anthony 517
236. Jim Brewer 510
  Truck Robinson 510
238. Mark Blount 508
239. Brad Lohaus 503
240. Otis Thorpe 501
241. Wayman Tisdale 500
242. Sean Rooks 499
243. Tayshaun Prince 496
244. Darius Miles 495
245. Arvydas Sabonis* 494
246. Rodney McCray 493
247. Boris Diaw 492
  Tom Gugliotta 492
249. Jason Maxiell 490
250. Dave Cowens* 488

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. Julius Keye 380
  Mike Green 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. Don Buse 66
  Rich Jones 66
48. Red Robbins 65
49. Mike Jackson 63
  Johnny Neumann 63
  Al Skinner 63
  Ted McClain 63
53. Jim Bradley 62
54. George Adams 59
  Willie Wise 59
56. Ralph Simpson 54
57. Bob Netolicky 52
  Billy Knight 52
  Marvin Webster 52
60. Travis Grant 51
61. James Silas 49
62. George Carter 48
63. Fatty Taylor 47
  Mel Bennett 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. Mark Olberding 37
  Donnie Freeman 37
76. Don Chaney 36
  Chuck Williams 36
78. Kevin Joyce 34
79. Roy Ebron 32
  Jimmy Jones 32
81. Barry Parkhill 30
82. Warren Jabali 29
83. George Irvine 28
  Bob Warren 28
85. Bo Lamar 27
  Goo Kennedy 27
  Ed Manning 27
88. Jim O'Brien 26
89. Jim Ard 25
  Lamar Green 25
  Mike Barr 25
92. George Thompson 24
93. John Roche 23
94. Dave Twardzik 22
  Steve Jones 22
96. Gene Littles 21
  Billy Cunningham* 21
  Freddie Lewis 21
99. Bill Melchionni 20
  Scott English 20
  Billy Schaeffer 20
  Donald Washington 20
  George Karl 20
104. Marv Roberts 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
106. Jim McDaniels 17
107. Johnny Baum 16
  Mack Calvin 16
  Aulcie Perry 16
  Simmie Hill 16
111. Chuck Terry 14
  Mike D'Antoni 14
113. Glen Combs 13
  Charles Jordan 13
  Willie Long 13
116. Patrick McFarland 12
  Al Smith 12
118. Bill Keller 11
119. Steve Green 10
  Claude Terry 10
  Walter Simon 10
  Henry Ward 10
  Lionel Billingy 10
  John Beasley 10
  Fly Williams 10
126. Goose Ligon 9
  Mike Flynn 9
  Ticky Burden 9
  Don Adams 9
  James Foster 9
  Wilbert Robinson 9
  Darrell Elston 9
  Ronnie Robinson 9
134. Rudy Hackett 8
  Rick Mount 8
  Allen Murphy 8
137. Larry Finch 7
  Joe Reaves 7
  Wendell Ladner 7
140. Harry Rogers 6
  Terry Driscoll 6
  Lloyd Batts 6
  Paul Stovall 6
  Oliver Taylor 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Billy Harris 6
147. Monte Towe 5
  Dennis Wuycik 5
  Joby Wright 5
  William Franklin 5
  Jimmy Conner 5
  Joe Hamilton 5
153. Hank Williams 4
  Stan Love 4
  George Lehmann 4
  Collis Temple 4
157. Rick Darnell 3
  Jerry Chambers 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Jimmie Baker 3
  George Bucci 3
  Wali Jones 3
  Sam Cash 3
164. Bob Arnzen 2
  Allan Bristow 2
  Dwaine Dillard 2
  Ron King 2
  Bob Nash 2
  Flynn Robinson 2
170. Bill Higgins 1
  Tom Ingelsby 1
  Nathaniel Barnett 1
  Kenneth Gardner 1
  Mo Layton 1
  Gary Gregor 1
176. Dennis Van Zant 0
  Mike Lewis 0
  Larry Cannon 0
  Paul Ruffner 0
  Erwin Mueller 0
  Billy James 0
  Art Williams 0
  Bernie Fryer 0
  Skip Wise 0
  Greg Lee 0
  Roy McPipe 0
  Reggie Royals 0
  Bernie Williams 0
  Wayne Pack 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Skeeter Swift 0
  Bob Lackey 0
  Milt Williams 0
  Ken Smith 0
  Bill Newton 0
  Rich Rinaldi 0
  Jerry Pender 0