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

Active players are listed in bold.
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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. Dwight Howard 2.57
6. David Robinson* 2.54
7. 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
  DeAndre Jordan 2.20
16. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
17. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
18. Larry Nance 2.12
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. Pau Gasol 1.89
26. Marc Gasol 1.87
27. Greg Ostertag 1.85
28. Marvin Webster 1.77
29. Joakim Noah 1.77
30. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
31. Gar Heard 1.72
32. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.70
33. Bill Walton* 1.69
34. Julius Erving* 1.69
35. Robert Parish* 1.68
36. Kevin McHale* 1.66
37. Alton Lister 1.63
38. Mike Gminski 1.63
39. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
40. Moses Malone* 1.60
41. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
42. Elton Brand 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. Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
  Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Dan Roundfield 1.50
53. Andrew Bynum 1.49
54. Bob Lanier* 1.48
55. Josh Smith 1.47
56. Tree Rollins 1.44
57. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
58. Sam Bowie 1.41
59. Draymond Green 1.40
60. Len Elmore 1.38
61. Clifford Ray 1.37
62. Vlade Divac 1.36
63. DeSagana Diop 1.36
64. Al Horford 1.35
65. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
66. Kevin Garnett 1.30
67. Wayne Cooper 1.30
68. Brendan Haywood 1.30
69. Elden Campbell 1.29
70. Paul Millsap 1.28
71. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
72. Mark West 1.25
73. Bobby Jones 1.25
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. Darnell Hillman 1.17
81. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
83. Shawn Marion 1.17
84. Kevin Durant 1.16
85. Taj Gibson 1.16
86. Chris Webber 1.15
87. Chris Bosh 1.15
88. Tyson Chandler 1.13
89. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
90. Mel Daniels* 1.11
  Joel Anthony 1.11
92. Willard Sojourner 1.11
93. Billy Paultz 1.10
94. Antonio Davis 1.10
95. Shawn Bradley 1.09
96. Kendrick Perkins 1.09
  Spencer Haywood* 1.09
98. Gerald Govan 1.08
99. Ervin Johnson 1.06
100. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
101. Steven Adams 1.06
102. Lamar Odom 1.04
103. George Gervin* 1.03
104. Tristan Thompson 1.02
105. Mychal Thompson 1.02
106. Horace Grant 1.02
107. Dwyane Wade 1.00
108. Erick Dampier 0.98
109. Brad Daugherty 0.98
110. Glenn Robinson 0.95
111. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
112. Tracy McGrady 0.94
113. Blake Griffin 0.94
114. Clifford Robinson 0.94
115. LeBron James 0.93
116. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
117. Harvey Catchings 0.92
118. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
119. Robert Horry 0.92
120. Jared Jeffries 0.92
121. Dale Davis 0.92
122. Jason Maxiell 0.91
123. Alvan Adams 0.91
124. Tony Battie 0.89
  LaSalle Thompson 0.89
126. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
127. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
128. Jon Koncak 0.89
129. Larry Bird* 0.88
130. Michael Jordan* 0.88
131. Charles Barkley* 0.88
132. John Gianelli 0.88
133. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
134. David West 0.87
135. Rik Smits 0.87
136. Omer Asik 0.86
137. Dave Cowens* 0.86
138. Antoine Carr 0.86
139. Mike Gale 0.85
140. Luc Longley 0.84
141. Alvin Scott 0.84
142. Danny Green 0.84
143. Marques Johnson 0.83
144. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
145. James Donaldson 0.82
146. Curtis Rowe 0.82
147. Jim Eakins 0.81
148. Rick Barry* 0.81
149. Mike Mitchell 0.80
  David Thompson* 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
152. Clemon Johnson 0.79
153. Ronny Turiaf 0.79
  Scott Williams 0.79
155. Jack Sikma 0.78
156. P.J. Brown 0.78
157. Roger Brown* 0.78
158. Brian Grant 0.78
159. Jim Brewer 0.77
160. Aaron Williams 0.77
161. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
162. Sam Perkins 0.75
163. Eddie Jones 0.75
164. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
165. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
166. Luol Deng 0.74
167. Mason Plumlee 0.74
168. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
169. Randy Breuer 0.73
170. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
171. Danny Manning 0.72
172. Rodney McCray 0.72
  Antawn Jamison 0.72
174. Marcin Gortat 0.72
175. Nenad Krstic 0.71
176. Kyrie Irving 0.71
177. Charles Jones 0.70
178. Karl Malone* 0.70
179. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
180. Ian Mahinmi 0.70
181. Wes Unseld* 0.70
182. Bob Dandridge 0.68
183. Danny Schayes 0.68
184. Bob Gross 0.68
185. Amir Johnson 0.68
  Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
188. James Worthy* 0.67
189. Rod Higgins 0.67
190. Metta World Peace 0.66
191. Kobe Bryant 0.65
192. Paul Pressey 0.65
  Kawhi Leonard 0.65
194. Buck Williams 0.65
195. Mehmet Okur 0.65
196. Maurice Lucas 0.65
197. Coby Dietrick 0.65
198. Larry Smith 0.65
199. Paul Pierce 0.64
200. Michael Cage 0.64
201. Terrence Jones 0.64
202. Jerome Kersey 0.63
203. Chris Mullin* 0.63
204. Tom Chambers 0.63
205. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
206. Red Robbins 0.62
  Klay Thompson 0.62
  Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
209. Truck Robinson 0.62
210. Brad Miller 0.62
211. Derrick McKey 0.62
212. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
213. Joe Smith 0.61
214. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
215. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
216. Jim Chones 0.60
217. Olden Polynice 0.59
218. Rick Mahorn 0.59
219. Nene Hilario 0.59
220. Nick Anderson 0.59
221. Nazr Mohammed 0.59
  Josh Howard 0.59
223. Armen Gilliam 0.59
224. Spencer Hawes 0.58
225. Jan Van Breda Kolff 0.58
  Howard Porter 0.58
227. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
228. Paul George 0.57
229. Vince Carter 0.57
230. Michael Cooper 0.57
  Darrell Arthur 0.57
232. Bison Dele 0.56
233. Terry Cummings 0.56
234. Dan Issel* 0.56
235. Derrick Rose 0.56
236. Rich Jones 0.56
  Lewis Lloyd 0.56
238. Jonathan Bender 0.56
239. Malik Allen 0.55
240. Jeff Foster 0.55
241. Dave Corzine 0.54
242. David Benoit 0.54
243. Curtis Perry 0.54
244. Rich Kelley 0.53
245. Donyell Marshall 0.53
246. Kurt Thomas 0.53
247. Phil Chenier 0.53
248. Tim Thomas 0.53
249. Earl Monroe* 0.52
250. Robert Reid 0.52

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. Dwight Howard 2.57
6. David Robinson* 2.54
7. 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. DeAndre Jordan 2.20
  Raef LaFrentz 2.20
14. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
16. Larry Nance 2.12
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. Pau Gasol 1.89
24. Caldwell Jones 1.87
25. Marc Gasol 1.87
26. Greg Ostertag 1.85
27. Joakim Noah 1.77
28. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
29. Gar Heard 1.72
30. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.70
31. Julius Erving* 1.69
32. Bill Walton* 1.69
33. Artis Gilmore* 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
  Moses Malone* 1.61
40. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
41. Elton Brand 1.57
42. Shawn Kemp 1.56
43. Oliver Miller 1.55
44. Theo Ratliff 1.52
45. Sam Lacey 1.52
46. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
47. Derrick Coleman 1.51
48. Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
51. Andrew Bynum 1.49
52. Bob Lanier* 1.48
53. Dan Roundfield 1.47
54. Josh Smith 1.47
55. Tree Rollins 1.44
56. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
57. Sam Bowie 1.41
58. Draymond Green 1.40
59. Clifford Ray 1.37
60. Vlade Divac 1.36
61. DeSagana Diop 1.36
62. Al Horford 1.35
63. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
64. Kevin Garnett 1.30
65. Wayne Cooper 1.30
66. Brendan Haywood 1.30
67. Elden Campbell 1.29
68. Paul Millsap 1.28
69. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
70. Mark West 1.25
71. Bobby Jones 1.25
72. Chris Andersen 1.23
73. Kenyon Martin 1.23
74. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
75. Andrew Lang 1.19
76. Thurl Bailey 1.19
77. John Salley 1.19
78. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
80. Shawn Marion 1.17
81. Kevin Durant 1.16
82. Taj Gibson 1.16
83. Chris Webber 1.15
84. Chris Bosh 1.15
85. Tyson Chandler 1.13
86. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
87. Joel Anthony 1.11
88. Antonio Davis 1.10
89. Shawn Bradley 1.09
90. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
  Kendrick Perkins 1.09
92. Ervin Johnson 1.06
93. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
94. Steven Adams 1.06
95. Lamar Odom 1.04
96. Tristan Thompson 1.02
97. Mychal Thompson 1.02
98. Horace Grant 1.02
99. David Thompson* 1.00
  Dwyane Wade 1.00
101. Erick Dampier 0.98
102. Brad Daugherty 0.98
103. Glenn Robinson 0.95
104. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
105. Tracy McGrady 0.94
106. Blake Griffin 0.94
107. Clifford Robinson 0.94
108. LeBron James 0.93
109. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
110. Harvey Catchings 0.92
111. Robert Horry 0.92
112. Jared Jeffries 0.92
113. Dale Davis 0.92
114. Jason Maxiell 0.91
115. Alvan Adams 0.91
116. LaSalle Thompson 0.89
  Tony Battie 0.89
118. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
119. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
120. Jon Koncak 0.89
121. Larry Bird* 0.88
122. Michael Jordan* 0.88
123. Charles Barkley* 0.88
124. John Gianelli 0.88
125. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
126. David West 0.87
127. Rik Smits 0.87
128. Omer Asik 0.86
129. George Gervin* 0.86
130. Dave Cowens* 0.86
131. Antoine Carr 0.86
132. Luc Longley 0.84
133. Alvin Scott 0.84
134. Danny Green 0.84
135. Marques Johnson 0.83
136. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
137. James Donaldson 0.82
138. Curtis Rowe 0.82
139. Rick Barry* 0.81
140. Mike Mitchell 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
142. Clemon Johnson 0.79
143. Scott Williams 0.79
  Ronny Turiaf 0.79
145. Jack Sikma 0.78
146. P.J. Brown 0.78
147. Brian Grant 0.78
148. Jim Brewer 0.77
149. Aaron Williams 0.77
150. Billy Paultz 0.77
151. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
152. Sam Perkins 0.75
153. Eddie Jones 0.75
154. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
155. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
156. Luol Deng 0.74
157. Mason Plumlee 0.74
158. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
159. Randy Breuer 0.73
160. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
161. Danny Manning 0.72
162. Rodney McCray 0.72
  Antawn Jamison 0.72
164. Marcin Gortat 0.72
165. Nenad Krstic 0.71
166. Kyrie Irving 0.71
167. Charles Jones 0.70
168. Karl Malone* 0.70
169. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
170. Ian Mahinmi 0.70
171. Wes Unseld* 0.70
172. Bob Dandridge 0.68
173. Danny Schayes 0.68
174. Bob Gross 0.68
175. Amir Johnson 0.68
  Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
178. James Worthy* 0.67
179. Rod Higgins 0.67
180. Metta World Peace 0.66
181. Kobe Bryant 0.65
182. Kawhi Leonard 0.65
  Paul Pressey 0.65
184. Buck Williams 0.65
185. Mehmet Okur 0.65
186. Larry Smith 0.65
187. Paul Pierce 0.64
188. Michael Cage 0.64
189. Terrence Jones 0.64
190. Jerome Kersey 0.63
191. Chris Mullin* 0.63
192. Tom Chambers 0.63
193. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
194. Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
  Klay Thompson 0.62
196. Truck Robinson 0.62
197. Brad Miller 0.62
198. Derrick McKey 0.62
199. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
200. Joe Smith 0.61
201. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
202. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
203. Olden Polynice 0.59
204. Rick Mahorn 0.59
205. Nene Hilario 0.59
206. Nick Anderson 0.59
207. Josh Howard 0.59
  Nazr Mohammed 0.59
209. Armen Gilliam 0.59
210. Spencer Hawes 0.58
211. Howard Porter 0.58
212. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
213. Paul George 0.57
214. Vince Carter 0.57
215. Michael Cooper 0.57
  Darrell Arthur 0.57
217. Bison Dele 0.56
218. Terry Cummings 0.56
219. Derrick Rose 0.56
  Maurice Lucas 0.56
221. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
222. Jonathan Bender 0.56
223. Jim Chones 0.56
224. Malik Allen 0.55
225. Jeff Foster 0.55
226. Dave Corzine 0.54
227. David Benoit 0.54
228. Curtis Perry 0.54
229. Rich Kelley 0.53
230. Donyell Marshall 0.53
231. Kurt Thomas 0.53
232. Phil Chenier 0.53
233. Tim Thomas 0.53
234. Earl Monroe* 0.52
235. Robert Reid 0.52
236. Gerald Wallace 0.52
237. Larry Hughes 0.51
238. Kevin Duckworth 0.51
239. Rodney Rogers 0.50
  Drew Gooden 0.50
  Richard Dumas 0.50
  Mel Counts 0.50
  Doug Christie 0.50
244. Chris Dudley 0.49
245. Shane Battier 0.49
246. Cedric Maxwell 0.49
247. Kurt Rambis 0.49
248. Grant Hill 0.49
249. Channing Frye 0.49
250. Dee Brown 0.48

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Artis Gilmore* 2.94
2. Billy Paultz 2.00
3. Julius Erving* 1.69
4. Darnell Hillman 1.50
  George Gervin* 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. 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. 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. Ted McClain 0.22
  John Beasley 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. Bill Melchionni 0.06
  Mack Calvin 0.06
54. Wendell Ladner 0.00
  Donnie Freeman 0.00
  Oliver Taylor 0.00
  Gene Littles 0.00
  Bill Keller 0.00
  Gene Moore 0.00

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