NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Blocks Per Game

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Mark Eaton 3.50
2. Manute Bol 3.34
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.09
4. David Robinson* 2.99
5. Elmore Smith 2.90
6. Alonzo Mourning* 2.81
7. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.75
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.57
9. Shawn Bradley 2.55
10. George Johnson 2.46
11. Patrick Ewing* 2.45
12. Theo Ratliff 2.43
13. Serge Ibaka 2.42
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Artis Gilmore* 2.39
16. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17. Bill Walton* 2.21
18. Larry Nance 2.20
19. Tree Rollins 2.20
20. Tim Duncan 2.17
21. Dwight Howard 2.04
22. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
23. Ben Wallace 1.96
24. Benoit Benjamin 1.96
25. Josh Smith 1.92
26. Yao Ming* 1.89
27. Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
28. DeAndre Jordan 1.81
29. Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
30. Sam Bowie 1.78
31. Caldwell Jones 1.77
32. Roy Hibbert 1.76
33. Samuel Dalembert 1.74
34. Kevin McHale* 1.74
35. Roy Hinson 1.74
36. Brook Lopez 1.73
37. Elton Brand 1.73
38. Jim McIlvaine 1.72
39. Greg Ostertag 1.71
40. Harvey Catchings 1.69
41. Julius Erving* 1.67
42. Pau Gasol 1.67
43. Emeka Okafor 1.66
44. Ralph Sampson* 1.65
45. Hot Rod Williams 1.64
46. Mike Green 1.64
47. Raef LaFrentz 1.63
48. Adonal Foyle 1.63
49. JaVale McGee 1.62
50. Andrew Bogut 1.60
51. Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
52. Pervis Ellison 1.59
53. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
54. Andrew Bynum 1.57
55. Charles Jones 1.56
56. Wayne Cooper 1.56
57. Alton Lister 1.55
58. Bismack Biyombo 1.54
59. Terry Tyler 1.54
60. Oliver Miller 1.54
61. Bob Lanier* 1.54
62. Elden Campbell 1.53
63. Sam Lacey 1.52
64. Marc Gasol 1.52
65. Billy Paultz 1.52
66. Andrew Lang 1.49
67. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68. Robert Parish* 1.47
69. Herb Williams 1.46
70. Chris Webber 1.44
71. Vlade Divac 1.44
72. Marvin Webster 1.43
73. Dan Roundfield 1.43
74. Chris Andersen 1.43
75. Duane Causwell 1.42
76. Erick Dampier 1.42
77. Joel Przybilla 1.41
78. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
79. Bobby Jones 1.40
80. Charles Smith 1.40
81. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
82. Kevin Garnett 1.39
83. Joakim Noah 1.37
84. Brendan Haywood 1.36
85. Derrick Coleman 1.35
86. Gar Heard 1.34
87. Derrick Favors 1.34
88. Tom Burleson 1.33
89. James Donaldson 1.32
90. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
91. John Salley 1.31
92. Darko Milicic 1.31
93. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
94. Bo Outlaw 1.31
95. Moses Malone* 1.30
96. Mark West 1.29
97. Ervin Johnson 1.29
98. Rony Seikaly 1.29
99. Darnell Hillman 1.28
100. Rik Smits 1.28
101. Robin Lopez 1.27
102. Chris Kaman 1.27
103. Kelvin Cato 1.27
104. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
105. Taj Gibson 1.25
106. Stromile Swift 1.25
107. Al Jefferson 1.25
108. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
109. Tyson Chandler 1.24
110. Al Horford 1.24
111. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
112. Marcin Gortat 1.23
113. Shawn Kemp 1.22
114. Joe Meriweather 1.21
115. DeMarcus Cousins 1.19
116. Kim Hughes 1.18
117. Thurl Bailey 1.17
118. Dale Davis 1.16
119. Chris Dudley 1.16
120. Kendrick Perkins 1.16
121. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
122. Mychal Thompson 1.15
123. Kenyon Martin 1.14
124. Andris Biedrins 1.12
125. Joel Anthony 1.11
126. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
128. Ben Poquette 1.11
129. Randy Breuer 1.10
130. Jim Chones 1.10
131. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
132. Antonio McDyess 1.09
133. Kermit Washington 1.08
134. Amir Johnson 1.06
135. Shawn Marion 1.06
136. Steven Hunter 1.05
137. Mike Gminski 1.05
138. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
139. DeSagana Diop 1.05
140. Paul Millsap 1.05
141. Etan Thomas 1.04
142. Chris Bosh 1.04
143. Kevin Durant 1.04
144. P.J. Brown 1.02
145. Len Elmore 1.02
146. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.02
147. Chris Mihm 1.02
148. George Gervin* 1.02
149. Clifford Ray 1.01
150. Jon Koncak 1.01
151. Vin Baker 1.01
152. Clifford Robinson 1.01
153. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
154. Antonio Davis 0.98
155. Horace Grant 0.98
156. Spencer Hawes 0.97
157. John Gianelli 0.97
158. Luc Longley 0.97
159. Dave Corzine 0.95
160. Jack Sikma 0.95
161. Ed Davis 0.95
162. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
163. Clemon Johnson 0.94
164. James Johnson 0.94
165. Antoine Carr 0.94
166. Robert Horry 0.94
167. Dave Cowens* 0.93
168. Lamar Odom 0.93
169. Shane Battier 0.93
170. Reggie Lewis 0.93
171. Rich Kelley 0.92
172. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
173. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
174. Rick Mahorn 0.90
175. Dave Greenwood 0.89
176. Jamaal Magloire 0.89
177. Donyell Marshall 0.89
178. Dwyane Wade 0.88
179. Dirk Nowitzki 0.88
180. James Bailey 0.88
181. Brian Skinner 0.88
182. Timofey Mozgov 0.87
183. Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
184. Greg Anderson 0.87
185. Kent Benson 0.86
186. Tim Perry 0.86
187. Tracy McGrady 0.86
188. David Thompson* 0.86
189. Bison Dele 0.86
190. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
191. Tony Battie 0.85
192. Danny Manning 0.85
193. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
194. Steve Johnson 0.85
195. Joe Smith 0.84
196. Larry Bird* 0.84
197. Buck Williams 0.84
198. Mark Blount 0.84
199. Felton Spencer 0.83
200. Michael Jordan* 0.83
201. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
202. Charles Barkley* 0.83
203. Danny Granger 0.82
204. Gerald Wallace 0.82
205. Rudy Gay 0.82
206. Alvan Adams 0.82
207. Andray Blatche 0.81
208. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
209. Nene Hilario 0.80
210. David West 0.80
211. Kosta Koufos 0.80
212. Lionel Simmons 0.80
213. Jason Maxiell 0.79
214. Christian Laettner 0.78
215. Danny Green 0.78
216. Karl Malone* 0.78
217. LeBron James 0.78
218. Tristan Thompson 0.77
219. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
220. Brad Lohaus 0.77
221. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
222. Marques Johnson 0.76
223. Kurt Thomas 0.76
224. Aaron Williams 0.75
225. Omer Asik 0.74
226. James Edwards 0.74
227. Brian Grant 0.74
228. Jim Petersen 0.74
229. Danny Schayes 0.74
230. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
231. Eddy Curry 0.73
232. Jim Brewer 0.73
  Sam Perkins 0.73
234. Brad Daugherty 0.72
235. Ian Mahinmi 0.72
236. Chris Morris 0.72
237. Ron Harper 0.72
238. Sidney Wicks 0.72
239. Lou Amundson 0.71
240. Mehmet Okur 0.71
  Cliff Levingston 0.71
242. Leon Douglas 0.71
243. Samaki Walker 0.71
244. Francisco Garcia 0.71
245. Jason Thompson 0.70
246. Bob Gross 0.70
247. Nicolas Batum 0.70
248. Cliff Robinson 0.70
249. Don Reid 0.70
250. Mickey Johnson 0.70

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Mark Eaton 3.50
2. Manute Bol 3.34
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.09
4. David Robinson* 2.99
5. Elmore Smith 2.90
6. Alonzo Mourning* 2.81
7. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.75
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.57
9. Shawn Bradley 2.55
10. George Johnson 2.46
11. Patrick Ewing* 2.45
12. Theo Ratliff 2.43
13. Serge Ibaka 2.42
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
16. Bill Walton* 2.21
17. Larry Nance 2.20
18. Tree Rollins 2.20
19. Tim Duncan 2.17
20. Dwight Howard 2.04
21. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
22. Ben Wallace 1.96
23. Benoit Benjamin 1.96
24. Josh Smith 1.92
25. Artis Gilmore* 1.92
26. Yao Ming* 1.89
27. Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
28. DeAndre Jordan 1.81
29. Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
30. Sam Bowie 1.78
31. Roy Hibbert 1.76
32. Samuel Dalembert 1.74
33. Kevin McHale* 1.74
34. Roy Hinson 1.74
35. Brook Lopez 1.73
36. Elton Brand 1.73
37. Jim McIlvaine 1.72
38. Greg Ostertag 1.71
39. Harvey Catchings 1.69
40. Pau Gasol 1.67
41. Emeka Okafor 1.66
42. Ralph Sampson* 1.65
43. Hot Rod Williams 1.64
44. Raef LaFrentz 1.63
45. Adonal Foyle 1.63
46. JaVale McGee 1.62
47. Andrew Bogut 1.60
48. Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
49. Pervis Ellison 1.59
50. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
51. Andrew Bynum 1.57
52. Charles Jones 1.56
53. Wayne Cooper 1.56
54. Julius Erving* 1.55
55. Alton Lister 1.55
56. Bismack Biyombo 1.54
57. Terry Tyler 1.54
58. Oliver Miller 1.54
59. Bob Lanier* 1.54
60. Elden Campbell 1.53
61. Sam Lacey 1.52
62. Marc Gasol 1.52
63. Dan Roundfield 1.50
64. Andrew Lang 1.49
65. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
66. Robert Parish* 1.47
67. Herb Williams 1.46
68. Chris Webber 1.44
69. Vlade Divac 1.44
70. Marvin Webster 1.43
71. Chris Andersen 1.43
72. Caldwell Jones 1.42
73. Duane Causwell 1.42
74. Erick Dampier 1.42
75. Joel Przybilla 1.41
76. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
77. Charles Smith 1.40
78. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
79. Kevin Garnett 1.39
80. Joakim Noah 1.37
81. Brendan Haywood 1.36
82. Derrick Coleman 1.35
83. Gar Heard 1.34
84. Derrick Favors 1.34
85. Tom Burleson 1.33
86. James Donaldson 1.32
87. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
88. John Salley 1.31
89. Darko Milicic 1.31
90. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
91. Bo Outlaw 1.31
92. Moses Malone* 1.30
93. Mark West 1.29
94. Ervin Johnson 1.29
95. Rony Seikaly 1.29
96. Rik Smits 1.28
97. Robin Lopez 1.27
98. Bobby Jones 1.27
99. Chris Kaman 1.27
100. Kelvin Cato 1.27
101. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
102. Taj Gibson 1.25
103. Stromile Swift 1.25
104. Al Jefferson 1.25
105. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
106. Tyson Chandler 1.24
107. Al Horford 1.24
108. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
109. Marcin Gortat 1.23
110. Shawn Kemp 1.22
111. Joe Meriweather 1.21
112. DeMarcus Cousins 1.19
113. Thurl Bailey 1.17
114. Dale Davis 1.16
115. Chris Dudley 1.16
116. Kendrick Perkins 1.16
117. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
118. Mychal Thompson 1.15
119. Kenyon Martin 1.14
120. Andris Biedrins 1.12
121. Joel Anthony 1.11
122. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
124. Billy Paultz 1.11
125. Ben Poquette 1.11
126. Randy Breuer 1.10
127. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
128. Antonio McDyess 1.09
129. Kermit Washington 1.08
130. Amir Johnson 1.06
131. Shawn Marion 1.06
132. Steven Hunter 1.05
133. Mike Gminski 1.05
134. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
135. DeSagana Diop 1.05
136. Paul Millsap 1.05
137. Etan Thomas 1.04
138. Chris Bosh 1.04
139. Kevin Durant 1.04
140. Jim Chones 1.03
141. P.J. Brown 1.02
142. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.02
143. Chris Mihm 1.02
144. Clifford Ray 1.01
145. Jon Koncak 1.01
146. Vin Baker 1.01
147. Clifford Robinson 1.01
148. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
149. Antonio Davis 0.98
150. Horace Grant 0.98
151. Spencer Hawes 0.97
152. John Gianelli 0.97
153. Luc Longley 0.97
154. Dave Corzine 0.95
155. Jack Sikma 0.95
156. Ed Davis 0.95
157. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
158. Clemon Johnson 0.94
159. James Johnson 0.94
160. Antoine Carr 0.94
161. Robert Horry 0.94
162. Dave Cowens* 0.93
163. Lamar Odom 0.93
164. Shane Battier 0.93
165. Reggie Lewis 0.93
166. Rich Kelley 0.92
167. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
168. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
169. Rick Mahorn 0.90
170. Dave Greenwood 0.89
171. Jamaal Magloire 0.89
172. Donyell Marshall 0.89
173. Dwyane Wade 0.88
174. Dirk Nowitzki 0.88
175. James Bailey 0.88
176. Brian Skinner 0.88
177. Timofey Mozgov 0.87
178. Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
179. Greg Anderson 0.87
180. Kent Benson 0.86
181. Tim Perry 0.86
182. Tracy McGrady 0.86
183. Bison Dele 0.86
184. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
185. Tony Battie 0.85
186. Danny Manning 0.85
187. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
188. George Gervin* 0.85
189. Steve Johnson 0.85
190. Joe Smith 0.84
191. Larry Bird* 0.84
192. Buck Williams 0.84
193. Mark Blount 0.84
194. Felton Spencer 0.83
195. Michael Jordan* 0.83
196. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
197. Charles Barkley* 0.83
198. Danny Granger 0.82
199. Gerald Wallace 0.82
200. Rudy Gay 0.82
201. Alvan Adams 0.82
202. Andray Blatche 0.81
203. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
204. Len Elmore 0.80
205. David Thompson* 0.80
206. Nene Hilario 0.80
207. David West 0.80
208. Kosta Koufos 0.80
209. Lionel Simmons 0.80
210. Jason Maxiell 0.79
211. Christian Laettner 0.78
212. Danny Green 0.78
213. Karl Malone* 0.78
214. LeBron James 0.78
215. Tristan Thompson 0.77
216. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
217. Brad Lohaus 0.77
218. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
219. Marques Johnson 0.76
220. Jan Van Breda Kolff 0.76
221. Kurt Thomas 0.76
222. Aaron Williams 0.75
223. Omer Asik 0.74
224. James Edwards 0.74
225. Brian Grant 0.74
226. Jim Petersen 0.74
227. Danny Schayes 0.74
228. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
229. Eddy Curry 0.73
230. Jim Brewer 0.73
  Sam Perkins 0.73
232. Brad Daugherty 0.72
233. Ian Mahinmi 0.72
234. Chris Morris 0.72
235. Ron Harper 0.72
236. Sidney Wicks 0.72
237. Lou Amundson 0.71
238. Cliff Levingston 0.71
  Mehmet Okur 0.71
240. Leon Douglas 0.71
241. Samaki Walker 0.71
242. Francisco Garcia 0.71
243. Jason Thompson 0.70
244. Bob Gross 0.70
245. Nicolas Batum 0.70
246. Cliff Robinson 0.70
247. Don Reid 0.70
248. Mickey Johnson 0.70
249. Robert Traylor 0.70
250. Alex English* 0.70

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Artis Gilmore* 3.41
2. Caldwell Jones 3.38
3. Billy Paultz 2.34
4. Julius Erving* 2.01
5. Darnell Hillman 1.57

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