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. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
7. Dwight Howard 2.46
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
9. Serge Ibaka 2.41
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 2.04
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 1.78
27. Marvin Webster 1.77
28. Joakim Noah 1.77
29. Marc Gasol 1.75
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. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
39. Moses Malone* 1.60
40. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
41. Elton Brand 1.57
42. Shawn Kemp 1.56
43. Oliver Miller 1.55
44. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.54
45. JaVale McGee 1.54
46. Draymond Green 1.53
47. Theo Ratliff 1.52
48. Sam Lacey 1.52
49. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
50. Derrick Coleman 1.51
51. Dan Roundfield 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
  Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
55. Andrew Bynum 1.49
56. Bob Lanier* 1.48
57. Josh Smith 1.47
58. Tree Rollins 1.44
59. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
  Andre Roberson 1.44
61. Sam Bowie 1.41
62. Len Elmore 1.38
63. Clifford Ray 1.37
64. Vlade Divac 1.36
65. DeSagana Diop 1.36
66. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
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. Al Horford 1.27
73. Mark West 1.25
74. Bobby Jones 1.25
75. Paul Millsap 1.24
76. Chris Andersen 1.23
77. Kenyon Martin 1.23
78. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
79. Andrew Lang 1.19
80. Thurl Bailey 1.19
81. John Salley 1.19
82. Clint Capela 1.18
83. Darnell Hillman 1.17
84. Kevin Durant 1.17
85. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
87. Shawn Marion 1.17
88. Chris Webber 1.15
89. Steven Adams 1.15
90. Chris Bosh 1.15
91. Robin Lopez 1.14
92. Tyson Chandler 1.13
93. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
94. Mel Daniels* 1.11
95. Willard Sojourner 1.11
96. Billy Paultz 1.10
97. Antonio Davis 1.10
98. Shawn Bradley 1.09
99. Joel Anthony 1.09
  Kendrick Perkins 1.09
  Spencer Haywood* 1.09
102. Gerald Govan 1.08
103. Taj Gibson 1.07
104. Ervin Johnson 1.06
105. John Wall 1.06
106. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
107. Lamar Odom 1.04
108. George Gervin* 1.03
109. Mychal Thompson 1.02
110. Horace Grant 1.02
111. Dwyane Wade 1.01
112. Erick Dampier 0.98
113. Brad Daugherty 0.98
114. LeBron James 0.96
115. Tristan Thompson 0.96
116. Glenn Robinson 0.95
117. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
118. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
119. Clifford Robinson 0.94
120. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
121. Harvey Catchings 0.92
122. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
123. Robert Horry 0.92
124. Jared Jeffries 0.92
125. Dale Davis 0.92
126. Jason Maxiell 0.91
127. Alvan Adams 0.91
128. Blake Griffin 0.90
129. LaSalle Thompson 0.89
  Tony Battie 0.89
131. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
132. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
133. Jon Koncak 0.89
134. Larry Bird* 0.88
135. Michael Jordan* 0.88
136. Charles Barkley* 0.88
137. John Gianelli 0.88
138. David West 0.87
139. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
140. Rik Smits 0.87
141. Omer Asik 0.86
142. Dave Cowens* 0.86
143. Antoine Carr 0.86
144. Danny Green 0.85
145. Marcin Gortat 0.85
146. Jonas Valanciunas 0.85
147. Marcus Smart 0.85
  Mike Gale 0.85
149. Luc Longley 0.84
150. Alvin Scott 0.84
151. Marques Johnson 0.83
152. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
153. James Donaldson 0.82
154. Curtis Rowe 0.82
155. Jim Eakins 0.81
156. Rick Barry* 0.81
157. David Thompson* 0.80
  Mike Mitchell 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
160. Clemon Johnson 0.79
161. Ronny Turiaf 0.79
  Scott Williams 0.79
163. Jack Sikma 0.78
164. P.J. Brown 0.78
165. Roger Brown* 0.78
166. Brian Grant 0.78
167. Jim Brewer 0.77
168. Aaron Williams 0.77
169. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
170. Sam Perkins 0.75
171. Eddie Jones 0.75
172. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
173. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
174. Luol Deng 0.74
175. Mason Plumlee 0.74
176. Ian Mahinmi 0.74
177. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
178. Randy Breuer 0.73
179. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
180. Danny Manning 0.72
181. Rodney McCray 0.72
  Antawn Jamison 0.72
183. Nenad Krstic 0.71
184. Charles Jones 0.70
185. Enes Kanter 0.70
186. Karl Malone* 0.70
187. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
188. Wes Unseld* 0.70
189. Kyrie Irving 0.69
190. Bob Dandridge 0.68
191. Danny Schayes 0.68
192. Bob Gross 0.68
193. Keon Clark 0.68
  Ron Harper 0.68
195. James Worthy* 0.67
196. Rod Higgins 0.67
197. Metta World Peace 0.66
198. Kobe Bryant 0.65
199. Paul Pressey 0.65
200. Buck Williams 0.65
201. Mehmet Okur 0.65
202. Maurice Lucas 0.65
  Bradley Beal 0.65
204. Coby Dietrick 0.65
205. Larry Smith 0.65
206. Michael Cage 0.64
207. Terrence Jones 0.64
208. Jerome Kersey 0.63
209. Chris Mullin* 0.63
210. Kawhi Leonard 0.63
211. Tom Chambers 0.63
212. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
213. Red Robbins 0.62
  Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
215. Truck Robinson 0.62
216. Brad Miller 0.62
217. Derrick McKey 0.62
218. Paul Pierce 0.62
219. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
220. Joe Smith 0.61
221. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
222. Amir Johnson 0.61
223. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
224. Jim Chones 0.60
225. Olden Polynice 0.59
226. Rick Mahorn 0.59
227. Nick Anderson 0.59
228. Josh Howard 0.59
  Nazr Mohammed 0.59
230. Armen Gilliam 0.59
231. Klay Thompson 0.59
232. Jan Van Breda Kolff 0.58
  Howard Porter 0.58
234. Nene Hilario 0.58
235. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
236. Michael Cooper 0.57
  Darrell Arthur 0.57
238. Paul George 0.57
239. Bison Dele 0.56
240. Terry Cummings 0.56
241. Dan Issel* 0.56
242. Derrick Rose 0.56
243. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
  Rich Jones 0.56
245. Spencer Hawes 0.56
  Jonathan Bender 0.56
247. Malik Allen 0.55
248. Jeff Foster 0.55
249. Dave Corzine 0.54
250. David Benoit 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. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
7. Dwight Howard 2.46
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
9. Serge Ibaka 2.41
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 2.04
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 1.78
26. Joakim Noah 1.77
27. Marc Gasol 1.75
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. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
  Moses Malone* 1.61
39. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
40. Elton Brand 1.57
41. Shawn Kemp 1.56
42. Oliver Miller 1.55
43. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.54
44. JaVale McGee 1.54
45. Draymond Green 1.53
46. Theo Ratliff 1.52
47. Sam Lacey 1.52
48. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
49. Derrick Coleman 1.51
50. Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
53. Andrew Bynum 1.49
54. Bob Lanier* 1.48
55. Dan Roundfield 1.47
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. Clifford Ray 1.37
62. Vlade Divac 1.36
63. DeSagana Diop 1.36
64. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
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. Al Horford 1.27
71. Mark West 1.25
72. Bobby Jones 1.25
73. Paul Millsap 1.24
74. Chris Andersen 1.23
75. Kenyon Martin 1.23
76. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
77. Andrew Lang 1.19
78. Thurl Bailey 1.19
79. John Salley 1.19
80. Clint Capela 1.18
81. Kevin Durant 1.17
82. Charles Smith 1.17
  Felton Spencer 1.17
84. Shawn Marion 1.17
85. Chris Webber 1.15
86. Steven Adams 1.15
87. Chris Bosh 1.15
88. Robin Lopez 1.14
89. Tyson Chandler 1.13
90. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
91. Antonio Davis 1.10
92. Shawn Bradley 1.09
93. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
  Joel Anthony 1.09
  Kendrick Perkins 1.09
96. Taj Gibson 1.07
97. Ervin Johnson 1.06
98. John Wall 1.06
99. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
100. Lamar Odom 1.04
101. Mychal Thompson 1.02
102. Horace Grant 1.02
103. Dwyane Wade 1.01
104. David Thompson* 1.00
105. Erick Dampier 0.98
106. Brad Daugherty 0.98
107. LeBron James 0.96
108. Tristan Thompson 0.96
109. Glenn Robinson 0.95
110. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
111. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
112. Clifford Robinson 0.94
113. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
114. Harvey Catchings 0.92
115. Robert Horry 0.92
116. Jared Jeffries 0.92
117. Dale Davis 0.92
118. Jason Maxiell 0.91
119. Alvan Adams 0.91
120. Blake Griffin 0.90
121. Tony Battie 0.89
  LaSalle Thompson 0.89
123. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
124. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
125. Jon Koncak 0.89
126. Larry Bird* 0.88
127. Michael Jordan* 0.88
128. Charles Barkley* 0.88
129. John Gianelli 0.88
130. David West 0.87
131. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
132. Rik Smits 0.87
133. Omer Asik 0.86
134. George Gervin* 0.86
135. Dave Cowens* 0.86
136. Antoine Carr 0.86
137. Danny Green 0.85
138. Marcin Gortat 0.85
139. Jonas Valanciunas 0.85
140. Marcus Smart 0.85
141. Luc Longley 0.84
142. Alvin Scott 0.84
143. Marques Johnson 0.83
144. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
145. James Donaldson 0.82
146. Curtis Rowe 0.82
147. Rick Barry* 0.81
148. Antonio McDyess 0.80
  Mike Mitchell 0.80
150. Clemon Johnson 0.79
151. Scott Williams 0.79
  Ronny Turiaf 0.79
153. Jack Sikma 0.78
154. P.J. Brown 0.78
155. Brian Grant 0.78
156. Jim Brewer 0.77
157. Aaron Williams 0.77
158. Billy Paultz 0.77
159. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
160. Sam Perkins 0.75
161. Eddie Jones 0.75
162. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
163. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
164. Luol Deng 0.74
165. Mason Plumlee 0.74
166. Ian Mahinmi 0.74
167. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
168. Randy Breuer 0.73
169. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
170. Danny Manning 0.72
171. Antawn Jamison 0.72
  Rodney McCray 0.72
173. Nenad Krstic 0.71
174. Charles Jones 0.70
175. Enes Kanter 0.70
176. Karl Malone* 0.70
177. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
178. Wes Unseld* 0.70
179. Kyrie Irving 0.69
180. Bob Dandridge 0.68
181. Danny Schayes 0.68
182. Bob Gross 0.68
183. Keon Clark 0.68
  Ron Harper 0.68
185. James Worthy* 0.67
186. Rod Higgins 0.67
187. Metta World Peace 0.66
188. Kobe Bryant 0.65
189. Paul Pressey 0.65
190. Buck Williams 0.65
191. Mehmet Okur 0.65
192. Bradley Beal 0.65
193. Larry Smith 0.65
194. Michael Cage 0.64
195. Terrence Jones 0.64
196. Jerome Kersey 0.63
197. Chris Mullin* 0.63
198. Kawhi Leonard 0.63
199. Tom Chambers 0.63
200. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
201. Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
202. Truck Robinson 0.62
203. Brad Miller 0.62
204. Derrick McKey 0.62
205. Paul Pierce 0.62
206. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
207. Joe Smith 0.61
208. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
209. Amir Johnson 0.61
210. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
211. Olden Polynice 0.59
212. Rick Mahorn 0.59
213. Nick Anderson 0.59
214. Josh Howard 0.59
  Nazr Mohammed 0.59
216. Armen Gilliam 0.59
217. Klay Thompson 0.59
218. Howard Porter 0.58
219. Nene Hilario 0.58
220. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
221. Darrell Arthur 0.57
  Michael Cooper 0.57
223. Paul George 0.57
224. Bison Dele 0.56
225. Terry Cummings 0.56
226. Derrick Rose 0.56
  Maurice Lucas 0.56
228. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
229. Spencer Hawes 0.56
  Jonathan Bender 0.56
231. Jim Chones 0.56
232. Malik Allen 0.55
233. Jeff Foster 0.55
234. Dave Corzine 0.54
235. David Benoit 0.54
236. Kevin Love 0.54
  Curtis Perry 0.54
238. Vince Carter 0.53
239. Rich Kelley 0.53
240. Donyell Marshall 0.53
241. Kurt Thomas 0.53
242. Phil Chenier 0.53
243. Tim Thomas 0.53
244. Jimmy Butler 0.53
245. Earl Monroe* 0.52
246. Robert Reid 0.52
247. Gerald Wallace 0.52
248. Larry Hughes 0.51
249. Kevin Duckworth 0.51
250. Richard Dumas 0.50
  Doug Christie 0.50
  Drew Gooden 0.50
  Rodney Rogers 0.50
  Mel Counts 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. Steve Jones 0.50
  George McGinnis* 0.50
  Dave Robisch 0.50
21. Wil Jones 0.48
22. Ron Boone 0.42
23. John Williamson 0.41
24. Rick Mount 0.38
  Walter Simon 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. Fatty Taylor 0.28
  Jimmy Jones 0.28
34. Ralph Simpson 0.27
35. Bob Warren 0.25
  Brian Taylor 0.25
37. Larry Kenon 0.23
38. Ted McClain 0.22
  John Beasley 0.22
40. George Irvine 0.20
  Cincinnatus Powell 0.20
  Bird Averitt 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. Oliver Taylor 0.00
  Donnie Freeman 0.00
  Wendell Ladner 0.00
  Gene Moore 0.00
  Bill Keller 0.00
  Gene Littles 0.00

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