NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Blocks Per Game

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.26
2. Mark Eaton 2.84
3. Manute Bol 2.66
4. Elvin Hayes* 2.61
5. David Robinson* 2.54
6. Dwight Howard 2.49
  Serge Ibaka 2.49
8. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
9. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
10. Alonzo Mourning* 2.26
11. Tim Duncan 2.26
12. Artis Gilmore* 2.24
13. Mike Green 2.21
14. Raef LaFrentz 2.20
15. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
16. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
17. Larry Nance 2.12
18. DeAndre Jordan 2.11
19. George Johnson 2.02
20. Roy Hibbert 1.96
21. Ben Wallace 1.92
22. Marcus Camby 1.91
23. Caldwell Jones 1.90
24. Nate Thurmond* 1.89
25. Greg Ostertag 1.85
26. Pau Gasol 1.82
27. Marc Gasol 1.78
28. Marvin Webster 1.77
29. Joakim Noah 1.77
30. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
31. Gar Heard 1.72
32. Bill Walton* 1.69
33. Julius Erving* 1.69
34. Robert Parish* 1.68
35. Kevin McHale* 1.66
36. Alton Lister 1.63
37. Mike Gminski 1.63
38. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.61
39. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
40. Moses Malone* 1.60
41. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
42. Elton Brand 1.57
43. Draymond Green 1.57
44. Shawn Kemp 1.56
45. Oliver Miller 1.55
46. Theo Ratliff 1.52
47. Sam Lacey 1.52
48. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
49. Derrick Coleman 1.51
50. Dan Roundfield 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Ralph Sampson* 1.50
54. Andrew Bynum 1.49
55. Bob Lanier* 1.48
56. Josh Smith 1.47
57. Tree Rollins 1.44
58. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
  Andre Roberson 1.44
60. Sam Bowie 1.41
61. Len Elmore 1.38
62. Clifford Ray 1.37
63. Vlade Divac 1.36
64. DeSagana Diop 1.36
65. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
66. Al Horford 1.30
67. Kevin Garnett 1.30
68. Wayne Cooper 1.30
69. Brendan Haywood 1.30
70. Elden Campbell 1.29
71. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
72. Mark West 1.25
73. Bobby Jones 1.25
74. Paul Millsap 1.24
75. Chris Andersen 1.23
76. Kenyon Martin 1.23
77. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
78. Andrew Lang 1.19
79. Thurl Bailey 1.19
80. John Salley 1.19
81. Darnell Hillman 1.17
82. Kevin Durant 1.17
83. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
85. Shawn Marion 1.17
86. Chris Webber 1.15
87. Robin Lopez 1.15
88. Steven Adams 1.15
89. Chris Bosh 1.15
90. Tyson Chandler 1.13
91. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
92. Mel Daniels* 1.11
  Joel Anthony 1.11
94. Willard Sojourner 1.11
95. Billy Paultz 1.10
96. Antonio Davis 1.10
97. Shawn Bradley 1.09
98. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
  Kendrick Perkins 1.09
100. Gerald Govan 1.08
101. Taj Gibson 1.07
102. Ervin Johnson 1.06
103. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
104. Tristan Thompson 1.04
105. Lamar Odom 1.04
106. George Gervin* 1.03
107. Mychal Thompson 1.02
108. Horace Grant 1.02
109. Dwyane Wade 1.02
110. Erick Dampier 0.98
111. Brad Daugherty 0.98
112. LeBron James 0.96
113. Glenn Robinson 0.95
114. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
115. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
116. Clifford Robinson 0.94
117. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
118. Harvey Catchings 0.92
119. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
120. Robert Horry 0.92
121. Jared Jeffries 0.92
122. Dale Davis 0.92
123. Jason Maxiell 0.91
124. Alvan Adams 0.91
125. Blake Griffin 0.90
126. Tony Battie 0.89
  LaSalle Thompson 0.89
128. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
129. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
130. Clint Capela 0.89
131. Jon Koncak 0.89
132. Larry Bird* 0.88
133. Michael Jordan* 0.88
134. Charles Barkley* 0.88
135. John Gianelli 0.88
136. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
137. Rik Smits 0.87
138. Omer Asik 0.86
139. David West 0.86
140. Dave Cowens* 0.86
141. Marcin Gortat 0.86
142. Antoine Carr 0.86
143. Danny Green 0.86
  Jonas Valanciunas 0.86
145. Mike Gale 0.85
146. Luc Longley 0.84
147. Alvin Scott 0.84
148. Marques Johnson 0.83
149. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
150. James Donaldson 0.82
151. Curtis Rowe 0.82
152. Jim Eakins 0.81
153. Rick Barry* 0.81
154. David Thompson* 0.80
  Mike Mitchell 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
157. Clemon Johnson 0.79
158. Scott Williams 0.79
  Ronny Turiaf 0.79
160. Jack Sikma 0.78
161. P.J. Brown 0.78
162. Roger Brown* 0.78
163. Brian Grant 0.78
164. Jim Brewer 0.77
165. Aaron Williams 0.77
166. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
167. Sam Perkins 0.75
168. Eddie Jones 0.75
169. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
170. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
171. Luol Deng 0.74
172. Mason Plumlee 0.74
173. Kyrie Irving 0.74
174. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
175. Randy Breuer 0.73
176. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
177. Danny Manning 0.72
178. Rodney McCray 0.72
  Antawn Jamison 0.72
180. Nenad Krstic 0.71
181. Charles Jones 0.70
182. Enes Kanter 0.70
183. Karl Malone* 0.70
184. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
185. Ian Mahinmi 0.70
186. Wes Unseld* 0.70
187. Bradley Beal 0.69
188. Bob Dandridge 0.68
189. Danny Schayes 0.68
190. Bob Gross 0.68
191. Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
193. James Worthy* 0.67
194. Rod Higgins 0.67
195. Metta World Peace 0.66
196. Kobe Bryant 0.65
197. Paul Pressey 0.65
198. Buck Williams 0.65
199. Mehmet Okur 0.65
200. Maurice Lucas 0.65
201. Coby Dietrick 0.65
202. Larry Smith 0.65
  Amir Johnson 0.65
204. Michael Cage 0.64
205. Terrence Jones 0.64
206. Jerome Kersey 0.63
207. Chris Mullin* 0.63
208. Tom Chambers 0.63
209. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
210. Kawhi Leonard 0.62
  Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
  Paul Pierce 0.62
  Red Robbins 0.62
214. Truck Robinson 0.62
215. Brad Miller 0.62
216. Derrick McKey 0.62
217. Klay Thompson 0.62
218. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
219. Joe Smith 0.61
220. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
221. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
222. Jim Chones 0.60
223. Olden Polynice 0.59
224. Rick Mahorn 0.59
225. Nene Hilario 0.59
226. Nick Anderson 0.59
227. Nazr Mohammed 0.59
  Josh Howard 0.59
229. Armen Gilliam 0.59
230. Howard Porter 0.58
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 0.58
232. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
233. Darrell Arthur 0.57
  Michael Cooper 0.57
235. Paul George 0.57
236. Bison Dele 0.56
237. Terry Cummings 0.56
238. Dan Issel* 0.56
239. Derrick Rose 0.56
240. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
  Rich Jones 0.56
242. Jonathan Bender 0.56
  Spencer Hawes 0.56
244. Malik Allen 0.55
245. Jeff Foster 0.55
246. Dave Corzine 0.54
247. David Benoit 0.54
248. Curtis Perry 0.54
249. Jimmy Butler 0.54
250. Vince Carter 0.54

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.26
2. Mark Eaton 2.84
3. Manute Bol 2.66
4. Elvin Hayes* 2.61
5. David Robinson* 2.54
6. Dwight Howard 2.49
  Serge Ibaka 2.49
8. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
9. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
10. Alonzo Mourning* 2.26
11. Tim Duncan 2.26
12. Raef LaFrentz 2.20
13. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
14. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
15. Larry Nance 2.12
16. DeAndre Jordan 2.11
17. George Johnson 2.02
18. Roy Hibbert 1.96
19. Marvin Webster 1.96
20. Ben Wallace 1.92
21. Marcus Camby 1.91
22. Nate Thurmond* 1.89
23. Caldwell Jones 1.87
24. Greg Ostertag 1.85
25. Pau Gasol 1.82
26. Marc Gasol 1.78
27. Joakim Noah 1.77
28. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
29. Gar Heard 1.72
30. Julius Erving* 1.69
31. Bill Walton* 1.69
32. Artis Gilmore* 1.69
33. Robert Parish* 1.68
34. Kevin McHale* 1.66
35. Alton Lister 1.63
36. Mike Gminski 1.63
37. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.61
38. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
  Moses Malone* 1.61
40. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
41. Elton Brand 1.57
42. Draymond Green 1.57
43. Shawn Kemp 1.56
44. Oliver Miller 1.55
45. Theo Ratliff 1.52
46. Sam Lacey 1.52
47. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
48. Derrick Coleman 1.51
49. Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
52. Andrew Bynum 1.49
53. Bob Lanier* 1.48
54. Dan Roundfield 1.47
55. Josh Smith 1.47
56. Tree Rollins 1.44
57. Andre Roberson 1.44
  Samuel Dalembert 1.44
59. Sam Bowie 1.41
60. Clifford Ray 1.37
61. Vlade Divac 1.36
62. DeSagana Diop 1.36
63. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
64. Al Horford 1.30
65. Kevin Garnett 1.30
66. Wayne Cooper 1.30
67. Brendan Haywood 1.30
68. Elden Campbell 1.29
69. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
70. Mark West 1.25
71. Bobby Jones 1.25
72. Paul Millsap 1.24
73. Chris Andersen 1.23
74. Kenyon Martin 1.23
75. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
76. Andrew Lang 1.19
77. Thurl Bailey 1.19
78. John Salley 1.19
79. Kevin Durant 1.17
80. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
82. Shawn Marion 1.17
83. Chris Webber 1.15
84. Robin Lopez 1.15
85. Steven Adams 1.15
86. Chris Bosh 1.15
87. Tyson Chandler 1.13
88. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
89. Joel Anthony 1.11
90. Antonio Davis 1.10
91. Shawn Bradley 1.09
92. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
  Kendrick Perkins 1.09
94. Taj Gibson 1.07
95. Ervin Johnson 1.06
96. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
97. Tristan Thompson 1.04
98. Lamar Odom 1.04
99. Mychal Thompson 1.02
100. Horace Grant 1.02
101. Dwyane Wade 1.02
102. David Thompson* 1.00
103. Erick Dampier 0.98
104. Brad Daugherty 0.98
105. LeBron James 0.96
106. Glenn Robinson 0.95
107. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
108. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
109. Clifford Robinson 0.94
110. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
111. Harvey Catchings 0.92
112. Robert Horry 0.92
113. Jared Jeffries 0.92
114. Dale Davis 0.92
115. Jason Maxiell 0.91
116. Alvan Adams 0.91
117. Blake Griffin 0.90
118. LaSalle Thompson 0.89
  Tony Battie 0.89
120. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
121. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
122. Clint Capela 0.89
123. Jon Koncak 0.89
124. Larry Bird* 0.88
125. Michael Jordan* 0.88
126. Charles Barkley* 0.88
127. John Gianelli 0.88
128. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
129. Rik Smits 0.87
130. Omer Asik 0.86
131. George Gervin* 0.86
132. David West 0.86
133. Dave Cowens* 0.86
134. Marcin Gortat 0.86
135. Antoine Carr 0.86
136. Danny Green 0.86
  Jonas Valanciunas 0.86
138. Luc Longley 0.84
139. Alvin Scott 0.84
140. Marques Johnson 0.83
141. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
142. James Donaldson 0.82
143. Curtis Rowe 0.82
144. Rick Barry* 0.81
145. Antonio McDyess 0.80
  Mike Mitchell 0.80
147. Clemon Johnson 0.79
148. Scott Williams 0.79
  Ronny Turiaf 0.79
150. Jack Sikma 0.78
151. P.J. Brown 0.78
152. Brian Grant 0.78
153. Jim Brewer 0.77
154. Aaron Williams 0.77
155. Billy Paultz 0.77
156. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
157. Sam Perkins 0.75
158. Eddie Jones 0.75
159. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
160. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
161. Luol Deng 0.74
162. Mason Plumlee 0.74
163. Kyrie Irving 0.74
164. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
165. Randy Breuer 0.73
166. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
167. Danny Manning 0.72
168. Antawn Jamison 0.72
  Rodney McCray 0.72
170. Nenad Krstic 0.71
171. Charles Jones 0.70
172. Enes Kanter 0.70
173. Karl Malone* 0.70
174. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
175. Ian Mahinmi 0.70
176. Wes Unseld* 0.70
177. Bradley Beal 0.69
178. Bob Dandridge 0.68
179. Danny Schayes 0.68
180. Bob Gross 0.68
181. Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
183. James Worthy* 0.67
184. Rod Higgins 0.67
185. Metta World Peace 0.66
186. Kobe Bryant 0.65
187. Paul Pressey 0.65
188. Buck Williams 0.65
189. Mehmet Okur 0.65
190. Larry Smith 0.65
  Amir Johnson 0.65
192. Michael Cage 0.64
193. Terrence Jones 0.64
194. Jerome Kersey 0.63
195. Chris Mullin* 0.63
196. Tom Chambers 0.63
197. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
198. Paul Pierce 0.62
  Kawhi Leonard 0.62
  Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
201. Truck Robinson 0.62
202. Brad Miller 0.62
203. Derrick McKey 0.62
204. Klay Thompson 0.62
205. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
206. Joe Smith 0.61
207. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
208. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
209. Olden Polynice 0.59
210. Rick Mahorn 0.59
211. Nene Hilario 0.59
212. Nick Anderson 0.59
213. Josh Howard 0.59
  Nazr Mohammed 0.59
215. Armen Gilliam 0.59
216. Howard Porter 0.58
217. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
218. Michael Cooper 0.57
  Darrell Arthur 0.57
220. Paul George 0.57
221. Bison Dele 0.56
222. Terry Cummings 0.56
223. Derrick Rose 0.56
  Maurice Lucas 0.56
225. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
226. Jonathan Bender 0.56
  Spencer Hawes 0.56
228. Jim Chones 0.56
229. Malik Allen 0.55
230. Jeff Foster 0.55
231. Dave Corzine 0.54
232. David Benoit 0.54
233. Curtis Perry 0.54
234. Jimmy Butler 0.54
235. Vince Carter 0.54
236. Rich Kelley 0.53
237. Donyell Marshall 0.53
238. Kurt Thomas 0.53
239. Phil Chenier 0.53
240. Tim Thomas 0.53
241. Earl Monroe* 0.52
242. Robert Reid 0.52
243. Gerald Wallace 0.52
244. Larry Hughes 0.51
245. Kevin Duckworth 0.51
246. Mel Counts 0.50
  Rodney Rogers 0.50
  Doug Christie 0.50
  Drew Gooden 0.50
  Richard Dumas 0.50

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Artis Gilmore* 2.94
2. Billy Paultz 2.00
3. Julius Erving* 1.69
4. George Gervin* 1.50
  Darnell Hillman 1.50
6. Mike Gale 1.42
7. Bobby Jones 1.23
8. Mel Daniels* 1.11
9. Willard Sojourner 1.11
10. Gerald Govan 1.08
11. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
12. Jim Eakins 0.92
13. Roger Brown* 0.78
14. Dan Issel* 0.72
15. Red Robbins 0.62
16. Rich Jones 0.56
17. Willie Wise 0.56
18. George McGinnis* 0.50
  Dave Robisch 0.50
  Steve Jones 0.50
21. Wil Jones 0.48
22. Ron Boone 0.42
23. John Williamson 0.41
24. Walter Simon 0.38
  Rick Mount 0.38
26. Louie Dampier* 0.36
27. Chuck Williams 0.35
28. Goose Ligon 0.33
29. George Carter 0.30
30. Kevin Joyce 0.30
31. John Roche 0.29
32. Jimmy Jones 0.28
  Fatty Taylor 0.28
34. Ralph Simpson 0.27
35. Brian Taylor 0.25
  Bob Warren 0.25
37. Larry Kenon 0.23
38. John Beasley 0.22
  Ted McClain 0.22
40. Cincinnatus Powell 0.20
  Bird Averitt 0.20
  George Irvine 0.20
43. Tom Owens 0.19
44. Ronald Thomas 0.18
45. Don Buse 0.17
46. Jimmy O'Brien 0.17
47. Byron Beck 0.15
48. Bob Netolicky 0.14
49. Johnny Baum 0.09
50. Freddie Lewis 0.09
51. Claude Terry 0.08
52. Mack Calvin 0.06
  Bill Melchionni 0.06
54. Bill Keller 0.00
  Gene Littles 0.00
  Oliver Taylor 0.00
  Donnie Freeman 0.00
  Wendell Ladner 0.00
  Gene Moore 0.00

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