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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 (*).
Blocks data is complete from 1973-74 on, but we have a small number of season totals prior to that year that may or may not be included in these records

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. David Robinson* 2954
7. Patrick Ewing* 2894
8. Tim Duncan 2889
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. Larry Nance 2027
20. Kevin Garnett 2026
21. Theo Ratliff 1968
22. Julius Erving* 1941
23. Moses Malone* 1889
24. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
25. Elton Brand 1807
26. Elvin Hayes* 1771
27. Dwight Howard 1702
28. Kevin McHale* 1690
29. Josh Smith 1640
30. Vlade Divac 1631
31. Herb Williams 1605
32. Pau Gasol 1603
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. Shawn Marion 1232
53. Harvey Catchings 1226
54. Chris Webber 1200
55. Adonal Foyle 1193
  Bo Outlaw 1193
57. Tyson Chandler 1188
58. Elmore Smith 1183
59. Dan Roundfield 1160
  Sam Lacey 1160
61. Bob McAdoo* 1147
62. Karl Malone* 1145
63. Serge Ibaka 1140
64. Horace Grant 1136
65. Charles Jones 1134
66. Dirk Nowitzki 1122
67. Joe Barry Carroll 1121
68. P.J. Brown 1116
69. Rik Smits 1111
70. Brendan Haywood 1107
71. Antonio McDyess 1102
72. Buck Williams 1100
  Bob Lanier* 1100
74. Andrew Lang 1099
75. Ervin Johnson 1087
76. Thurl Bailey 1086
77. Mychal Thompson 1073
78. Derrick Coleman 1051
79. Jack Sikma 1048
80. George Gervin* 1047
81. Robert Horry 1035
82. Bill Walton* 1034
83. Chris Dudley 1027
84. Darryl Dawkins 1023
85. Amar'e Stoudemire 1009
86. Rick Mahorn 1007
87. Al Jefferson 994
88. Mike Gminski 989
89. John Salley 983
90. Emeka Okafor 978
91. LaSalle Thompson 972
92. Bill Laimbeer 965
93. Roy Hibbert 962
94. Chris Andersen 951
95. Scottie Pippen* 947
96. Rasho Nesterovic 934
97. Sam Perkins 933
98. Antoine Carr 925
99. Chris Kaman 924
100. Yao Ming 920
101. Raef LaFrentz 919
102. Sam Bowie 909
103. Shane Battier 906
104. Chris Bosh 898
105. Andrew Bogut 894
106. Michael Jordan* 893
107. Lamar Odom 892
108. Antonio Davis 889
109. Kendrick Perkins 888
  Charles Barkley* 888
111. Roy Hinson 882
112. Marvin Webster 881
113. Rony Seikaly 872
114. Joe Smith 868
115. James Edwards 867
116. Kenyon Martin 864
117. DeAndre Jordan 851
118. Donyell Marshall 848
  Dave Corzine 848
120. Kurt Thomas 841
121. Danny Schayes 840
122. Joel Przybilla 836
123. Alex English* 833
124. Joe Meriweather 810
125. Alvan Adams 808
126. Tracy McGrady 807
127. Jerome Kersey 799
128. Vin Baker 798
129. Ben Poquette 794
  Clarence Weatherspoon 794
131. Jon Koncak 791
132. Charles Smith 789
133. Darnell Hillman 782
134. Gar Heard 780
135. Jim Chones 774
136. Marc Gasol 773
137. Duane Causwell 767
138. Joakim Noah 766
139. Oliver Miller 758
140. Larry Bird* 755
141. Vince Carter 754
142. Pervis Ellison 752
  Mike Green 752
  Danny Manning 752
  Ralph Sampson* 752
146. Kevin Willis 750
  Randy Breuer 750
148. Rich Kelley 749
149. Dave Greenwood 736
150. Ron Harper 729
151. Michael Cage 725
152. Paul Pierce 719
  Clyde Drexler* 719
154. Clemon Johnson 717
155. Tony Battie 713
156. LeBron James 711
  Dwyane Wade 711
158. Michael Olowokandi 697
159. Kurt Nimphius 696
160. Jim McIlvaine 691
161. Kelvin Cato 685
  JaVale McGee 685
163. Stromile Swift 683
164. Gerald Wallace 680
165. Brook Lopez 676
166. Christian Laettner 675
  Dennis Johnson* 675
168. Len Elmore 674
169. Bill Cartwright 668
170. Maurice Lucas 659
171. Andrew Bynum 657
172. David West 656
173. Olden Polynice 651
  Paul Millsap 651
175. Terry Cummings 650
176. LaMarcus Aldridge 645
177. Dominique Wilkins* 642
178. Clifford Ray 638
  Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
180. Nazr Mohammed 637
181. Mickey Johnson 632
182. DeSagana Diop 630
183. Spencer Haywood 629
184. Amir Johnson 627
  Kobe Bryant 627
  Tom Chambers 627
187. James Worthy* 624
188. Nene Hilario 623
189. Kevin Kunnert 616
190. Darko Milicic 613
  Marcin Gortat 613
192. Derrick McKey 611
193. Armen Gilliam 607
194. Jamaal Magloire 603
195. Ronny Turiaf 593
  Cliff Levingston 593
197. Brad Miller 592
198. Tom Burleson 591
199. Greg Anderson 590
200. Spencer Hawes 589
201. Kent Benson 586
202. Eddie Jones 580
  Andris Biedrins 580
204. Grant Hill 576
205. Lorenzen Wright 572
206. Keon Clark 571
207. Orlando Woolridge 569
208. Brian Grant 561
209. Lonnie Shelton 559
210. Taj Gibson 554
  Kevin Durant 554
212. Al Horford 553
  Nate Thurmond* 553
214. Kermit Washington 550
215. Luc Longley 549
  Chris Mullin* 549
217. A.C. Green 546
  Jawann Oldham 546
219. Rashard Lewis 541
220. Chris Morris 540
221. Aaron Williams 539
222. Felton Spencer 534
223. Brian Skinner 532
  Dan Issel* 532
225. Dennis Rodman* 531
226. Steve Johnson 530
227. Will Perdue 527
228. Rudy Gay 525
  Marques Johnson 525
  Tyrus Thomas 525
231. Michael Cooper 523
232. James Bailey 521
233. Coby Dietrick 520
234. Robin Lopez 519
235. Eddie Griffin 518
236. Truck Robinson 510
  Jim Brewer 510
238. Metta World Peace 509
  David Thompson* 509
240. Mark Blount 508
241. Brad Lohaus 503
242. Kim Hughes 502
243. Otis Thorpe 501
244. Wayman Tisdale 500
245. Sean Rooks 499
246. Darius Miles 495
247. Arvydas Sabonis* 494
248. Rodney McCray 493
249. Tom Gugliotta 492
250. Dave Cowens* 488

NBA

Rank Player BLK
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3830
2. Dikembe Mutombo 3289
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3189
4. Mark Eaton 3064
5. David Robinson* 2954
6. Patrick Ewing* 2894
7. Tim Duncan 2889
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. Larry Nance 2027
18. Kevin Garnett 2026
19. Theo Ratliff 1968
20. Jermaine O'Neal 1820
21. Elton Brand 1807
22. Elvin Hayes* 1771
23. Artis Gilmore* 1747
24. Moses Malone* 1733
25. Dwight Howard 1702
26. Kevin McHale* 1690
27. Josh Smith 1640
28. Vlade Divac 1631
29. Herb Williams 1605
30. Pau Gasol 1603
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. Greg Ostertag 1293
  Julius Erving* 1293
47. Shawn Kemp 1279
48. Dale Davis 1270
49. James Donaldson 1267
50. Shawn Marion 1232
51. Harvey Catchings 1226
52. Chris Webber 1200
53. Adonal Foyle 1193
  Bo Outlaw 1193
55. Tyson Chandler 1188
56. Elmore Smith 1183
57. Sam Lacey 1160
58. Bob McAdoo* 1147
59. Karl Malone* 1145
60. Serge Ibaka 1140
61. Horace Grant 1136
62. Charles Jones 1134
63. Dirk Nowitzki 1122
64. Joe Barry Carroll 1121
65. Dan Roundfield 1117
66. P.J. Brown 1116
67. Rik Smits 1111
68. Brendan Haywood 1107
69. Antonio McDyess 1102
70. Bob Lanier* 1100
  Buck Williams 1100
72. Andrew Lang 1099
73. Ervin Johnson 1087
74. Thurl Bailey 1086
75. Mychal Thompson 1073
76. Derrick Coleman 1051
77. Jack Sikma 1048
78. Robert Horry 1035
79. Bill Walton* 1034
80. Chris Dudley 1027
81. Darryl Dawkins 1023
82. Amar'e Stoudemire 1009
83. Rick Mahorn 1007
84. Al Jefferson 994
85. Mike Gminski 989
86. John Salley 983
87. Bobby Jones 982
88. Emeka Okafor 978
89. LaSalle Thompson 972
90. Bill Laimbeer 965
91. Roy Hibbert 962
92. Chris Andersen 951
93. Scottie Pippen* 947
94. Rasho Nesterovic 934
95. Sam Perkins 933
96. Antoine Carr 925
97. Chris Kaman 924
98. Yao Ming 920
99. Raef LaFrentz 919
100. Sam Bowie 909
101. Shane Battier 906
102. Chris Bosh 898
103. Andrew Bogut 894
104. Michael Jordan* 893
105. Lamar Odom 892
106. Antonio Davis 889
107. Kendrick Perkins 888
  Charles Barkley* 888
109. Roy Hinson 882
110. Rony Seikaly 872
111. Joe Smith 868
112. James Edwards 867
113. Kenyon Martin 864
114. DeAndre Jordan 851
115. Dave Corzine 848
  Donyell Marshall 848
117. Kurt Thomas 841
118. Danny Schayes 840
119. Joel Przybilla 836
120. Alex English* 833
121. Marvin Webster 829
122. Joe Meriweather 810
123. Alvan Adams 808
124. Tracy McGrady 807
125. Jerome Kersey 799
126. Vin Baker 798
127. Ben Poquette 794
  Clarence Weatherspoon 794
129. Jon Koncak 791
130. Charles Smith 789
131. Gar Heard 780
132. Marc Gasol 773
133. Duane Causwell 767
134. Joakim Noah 766
135. Oliver Miller 758
136. Larry Bird* 755
137. Vince Carter 754
138. Pervis Ellison 752
  Ralph Sampson* 752
  Danny Manning 752
141. Kevin Willis 750
  Randy Breuer 750
143. Rich Kelley 749
144. Dave Greenwood 736
145. Ron Harper 729
146. Michael Cage 725
147. Clyde Drexler* 719
  Paul Pierce 719
149. Clemon Johnson 717
150. Tony Battie 713
151. LeBron James 711
  Dwyane Wade 711
153. Billy Paultz 706
154. Michael Olowokandi 697
155. Kurt Nimphius 696
156. Jim McIlvaine 691
157. JaVale McGee 685
  Kelvin Cato 685
159. Stromile Swift 683
160. Gerald Wallace 680
161. Brook Lopez 676
162. Christian Laettner 675
  Dennis Johnson* 675
164. George Gervin* 670
165. Bill Cartwright 668
166. Andrew Bynum 657
167. David West 656
168. Olden Polynice 651
  Paul Millsap 651
170. Terry Cummings 650
171. LaMarcus Aldridge 645
172. Jim Chones 643
173. Dominique Wilkins* 642
174. Clifford Ray 638
  Shareef Abdur-Rahim 638
176. Nazr Mohammed 637
177. Mickey Johnson 632
178. DeSagana Diop 630
179. Spencer Haywood 629
180. Tom Chambers 627
  Kobe Bryant 627
  Amir Johnson 627
183. James Worthy* 624
184. Nene Hilario 623
185. Kevin Kunnert 616
186. Marcin Gortat 613
  Darko Milicic 613
188. Derrick McKey 611
189. Armen Gilliam 607
190. Jamaal Magloire 603
191. Cliff Levingston 593
  Ronny Turiaf 593
193. Brad Miller 592
194. Tom Burleson 591
195. Greg Anderson 590
196. Spencer Hawes 589
197. Kent Benson 586
198. Eddie Jones 580
  Andris Biedrins 580
200. Grant Hill 576
201. Lorenzen Wright 572
202. Keon Clark 571
203. Orlando Woolridge 569
204. Brian Grant 561
205. Lonnie Shelton 559
206. Kevin Durant 554
  Taj Gibson 554
208. Nate Thurmond* 553
  Al Horford 553
210. Kermit Washington 550
211. Chris Mullin* 549
  Luc Longley 549
213. A.C. Green 546
  Jawann Oldham 546
215. Rashard Lewis 541
216. Chris Morris 540
217. Aaron Williams 539
218. Maurice Lucas 538
219. Felton Spencer 534
220. Brian Skinner 532
221. Dennis Rodman* 531
222. Steve Johnson 530
223. Will Perdue 527
224. Rudy Gay 525
  Tyrus Thomas 525
  Marques Johnson 525
227. Michael Cooper 523
228. James Bailey 521
229. Robin Lopez 519
230. Eddie Griffin 518
231. Jim Brewer 510
  Truck Robinson 510
233. Metta World Peace 509
234. Mark Blount 508
235. Brad Lohaus 503
236. Otis Thorpe 501
237. Wayman Tisdale 500
238. Sean Rooks 499
239. Darius Miles 495
240. Arvydas Sabonis* 494
241. Rodney McCray 493
242. Tom Gugliotta 492
243. Dave Cowens* 488
244. Blair Rasmussen 484
245. Joel Anthony 483
246. Danny Granger 481
247. Tayshaun Prince 480
248. Jason Maxiell 479
249. Mike Bantom 478
250. LaPhonso Ellis 477

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. Mike Jackson 63
  Johnny Neumann 63
  Al Skinner 63
  Ted McClain 63
53. Jim Bradley 62
54. Willie Wise 59
  George Adams 59
56. Ralph Simpson 54
57. Marvin Webster 52
  Bob Netolicky 52
  Billy Knight 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. Jimmy Jones 32
  Roy Ebron 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
  Mike Barr 25
  Lamar Green 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. Billy Schaeffer 20
  Bill Melchionni 20
  Scott English 20
  Donald Washington 20
103. Marv Roberts 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
105. Jim McDaniels 17
106. Johnny Baum 16
  Mack Calvin 16
  Aulcie Perry 16
  Simmie Hill 16
110. Chuck Terry 14
  Mike D'Antoni 14
112. Glen Combs 13
  Charles Jordan 13
  Willie Long 13
115. Al Smith 12
  Patrick McFarland 12
117. Bill Keller 11
118. Fly Williams 10
  Steve Green 10
  Claude Terry 10
  Walter Simon 10
  Henry Ward 10
  Lionel Billingy 10
  John Beasley 10
125. Ticky Burden 9
  James Foster 9
  Goose Ligon 9
  Darrell Elston 9
  Mike Flynn 9
  Wilbert Robinson 9
  Don Adams 9
  Ronnie Robinson 9
133. Allen Murphy 8
  Rudy Hackett 8
  Rick Mount 8
136. Larry Finch 7
  Wendell Ladner 7
  Joe Reaves 7
139. Billy Harris 6
  Harry Rogers 6
  Terry Driscoll 6
  Lloyd Batts 6
  Paul Stovall 6
  Oliver Taylor 6
  Larry Miller 6
146. Monte Towe 5
  Joby Wright 5
  William Franklin 5
  Dennis Wuycik 5
  Jimmy Conner 5
  Joe Hamilton 5
152. Collis Temple 4
  Hank Williams 4
  Stan Love 4
  George Lehmann 4
156. Wali Jones 3
  Jerry Chambers 3
  Rick Darnell 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Jimmie Baker 3
  George Bucci 3
  Sam Cash 3
163. Bob Arnzen 2
  Ron King 2
  Allan Bristow 2
  Dwaine Dillard 2
  Flynn Robinson 2
  Bob Nash 2
169. Nathaniel Barnett 1
  Kenneth Gardner 1
  Bill Higgins 1
  Tom Ingelsby 1
  Mo Layton 1
  Gary Gregor 1
175. Bill Newton 0
  Rich Rinaldi 0
  Billy James 0
  Art Williams 0
  Bernie Fryer 0
  Skip Wise 0
  Bernie Williams 0
  Erwin Mueller 0
  Wayne Pack 0
  Paul Ruffner 0
  Larry Cannon 0
  Mike Lewis 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Jerry Pender 0
  Milt Williams 0
  Ken Smith 0
  Bob Lackey 0
  Reggie Royals 0
  Roy McPipe 0
  Greg Lee 0
  Dennis Van Zant 0
  Skeeter Swift 0