NBA & ABA Single Season Playoff Leaders and Records for Blocks Per Game

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NBA/ABA Leaders

NBA/ABA Leaders Table
Rank Player BPG Year
1. Mark Eaton 5.80 1985
  Manute Bol 5.80 1986
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.75 1990
  Dikembe Mutombo* 5.75 1994
5. Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.92 1993
6. Mark Eaton 4.50 1986
7. Tim Duncan 4.33 2002
8. Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.30 1987
9. Mark Eaton 4.20 1987
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4.12 1979
11. Bob Lanier* 4.00 1975
  Elvin Hayes* 4.00 1976
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4.00 1978
  Robert Parish* 4.00 1982
  David Robinson* 4.00 1990
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.00 1994
17. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.87 1980
18. Artis Gilmore* 3.75 1974
  David Robinson* 3.75 1991
20. Elmore Smith 3.67 1976
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.67 1983
  Antoine Carr 3.67 1992
23. Manute Bol 3.62 1989
24. Artis Gilmore* 3.60 1976
  David Robinson* 3.60 1993
26. Dwight Howard 3.50 2010
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.45 1977
28. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.45 1986
29. Alonzo Mourning* 3.44 1993
30. Dwight Howard 3.40 2008
  Andre Roberson 3.40 2017
32. Bill Walton* 3.37 1977
33. Elvin Hayes* 3.33 1982
  Tree Rollins 3.33 1983
  Roy Tarpley 3.33 1990
  David Robinson* 3.33 1998
37. Alonzo Mourning* 3.30 2000
38. Tim Duncan 3.29 2003
39. Myles Turner 3.29 2016
40. Patrick Ewing* 3.25 1988
  Alonzo Mourning* 3.25 1995
42. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.21 1982
43. Billy Paultz 3.20 1975
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.20 1998
  Marcus Camby 3.20 2005
  Marcus Camby 3.20 2007
47. JaVale McGee 3.14 2012
48. Dikembe Mutombo* 3.13 2001
49. Patrick Ewing* 3.12 1996
50. Tim Duncan 3.10 2007
51. Artis Gilmore* 3.09 1983
  Mark Eaton 3.09 1984
  Mark Eaton 3.09 1988
  Roy Hibbert 3.09 2012
55. Andrew Bynum 3.08 2012
56. Ben Wallace 3.06 2003
  Serge Ibaka 3.06 2011
58. Patrick Ewing* 3.04 1994
59. Caldwell Jones 3.00 1978
  Elden Campbell 3.00 1995
  Derrick Coleman 3.00 2000
  Theo Ratliff 3.00 2000
  David Robinson* 3.00 2000
  Samaki Walker 3.00 2000
  Shawn Bradley 3.00 2001
  Jermaine O'Neal 3.00 2003
  Marcus Camby 3.00 2008
  Serge Ibaka 3.00 2013
  Brook Lopez 3.00 2013
  Anthony Davis 3.00 2015
71. Serge Ibaka 2.95 2012
72. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.88 1999
73. Josh Smith 2.86 2008
  Tyrus Thomas 2.86 2009
75. Artis Gilmore* 2.83 1981
  Shaquille O'Neal* 2.83 2003
  Dwight Howard 2.83 2014
78. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.82 1995
79. Tree Rollins 2.80 1980
  Mark Eaton 2.80 1990
  John Salley 2.80 1992
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.80 1999
  Marcus Camby 2.80 2006
  Hassan Whiteside 2.80 2016
85. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.77 2004
86. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.75 1988
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.75 1989
  Raef LaFrentz 2.75 2002
89. Elvin Hayes* 2.74 1979
90. Bob McAdoo* 2.71 1975
  Yao Ming* 2.71 2005
92. Larry Nance 2.71 1992
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.71 1997
94. Tim Duncan 2.69 2001
95. George Gervin* 2.67 1978
  Mike Green 2.67 1978
  Tree Rollins 2.67 1979
  DeAndre Jordan 2.67 2016
99. Tim Duncan 2.65 1999
100. Kendrick Perkins 2.64 2009
101. Marvin Webster 2.64 1978
102. Alton Lister 2.62 1989
103. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.62 1998
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.62 2005
105. Dwight Howard 2.61 2009
106. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.60 1985
  Benoit Benjamin 2.60 1991
  Derrick Coleman 2.60 1993
  David Robinson* 2.60 1995
  Dikembe Mutombo* 2.60 1997
  Ben Wallace 2.60 2002
  Dirk Nowitzki 2.60 2004
  Shaquille O'Neal* 2.60 2008
114. Patrick Ewing* 2.58 1992
  Elton Brand 2.58 2006
116. Mike Green 2.57 1979
  Theo Ratliff 2.57 1999
118. Julius Erving* 2.56 1981
  Mark West 2.56 1990
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.56 1997
121. Dan Roundfield 2.56 1979
  Tim Duncan 2.56 1998
  Dikembe Mutombo* 2.56 1999
  Elden Campbell 2.56 2002
125. Clint Capela 2.55 2017
126. DeAndre Jordan 2.54 2014
127. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.53 2002
128. Alton Lister 2.50 1982
  Charles Jones 2.50 1985
  Joe Barry Carroll 2.50 1987
  Mark West 2.50 1991
  Chris Dudley 2.50 1992
  Chris Gatling 2.50 1992
  David Robinson* 2.50 1994
  David Robinson* 2.50 1996
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.50 1998
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.50 2001
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.50 2002
  Tim Duncan 2.50 2011
  Paul Millsap 2.50 2012
141. Elvin Hayes* 2.48 1978
142. Serge Ibaka 2.47 2014
143. Oliver Miller 2.46 1993
144. Elvin Hayes* 2.44 1977
  Caldwell Jones 2.44 1979
  Patrick Ewing* 2.44 1997
147. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.44 1974
148. Ben Wallace 2.43 2004
149. Wayne Cooper 2.40 1985
  Larry Nance 2.40 1989
  Charles Smith 2.40 1992
  Elden Campbell 2.40 1993
  Vlade Divac 2.40 1993
  Shawn Kemp 2.40 1994
  Kevin Garnett 2.40 1998
  Amar'e Stoudemire 2.40 2008
  Taj Gibson 2.40 2014
  LaMarcus Aldridge 2.40 2015
  Al Horford 2.40 2016
160. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.39 2000
161. Kevin McHale* 2.39 1986
162. David Robinson* 2.38 2001
163. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.38 2001
164. Ben Wallace 2.36 2005
165. DeAndre Jordan 2.36 2015
166. George Johnson 2.35 1975
  David Robinson* 2.35 1999
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.35 2007
169. Greg Ostertag 2.35 1997
170. Caldwell Jones 2.33 1974
  Bob Lanier* 2.33 1976
  Bobby Jones 2.33 1977
  Darryl Dawkins 2.33 1980
  Sam Bowie 2.33 1985
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.33 2006
176. Mike Gminski 2.30 1990
  Paul Millsap 2.30 2016
178. Elvin Hayes* 2.29 1975
  Robert Parish* 2.29 1981
  Dwight Howard 2.29 2015
181. Billy Paultz 2.29 1976
  Moses Malone* 2.29 1980
  George Johnson 2.29 1981
184. Kevin Garnett 2.28 2004
185. Patrick Ewing* 2.27 1995
186. Tim Duncan 2.26 2005
187. Kevin McHale* 2.25 1982
  Mark Eaton 2.25 1992
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.25 2004
190. Nate Thurmond* 2.23 1976
191. Moses Malone* 2.20 1984
  Larry Nance 2.20 1988
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.20 2005
  Marc Gasol 2.20 2013
195. Kevin McHale* 2.19 1985
196. Greg Ostertag 2.18 1999
197. Bob McAdoo* 2.17 1974
  Len Elmore 2.17 1975
  Tyson Chandler 2.17 2005
  Joakim Noah 2.17 2013
  Brook Lopez 2.17 2015
202. Vlade Divac 2.16 1991
203. Marc Gasol 2.15 2011
204. Raef LaFrentz 2.15 2003
205. Elvin Hayes* 2.14 1974
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.14 1984
  Joakim Noah 2.14 2009
208. Chris Andersen 2.13 2009
209. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.12 1996
  Greg Ostertag 2.12 2000
211. Caldwell Jones 2.11 1977
  Shawn Kemp 2.11 1993
213. Pau Gasol 2.10 2015
214. Thurl Bailey 2.09 1988
215. Pau Gasol 2.09 2010
216. Josh Smith 2.08 2011
  Pau Gasol 2.08 2012
  Draymond Green 2.08 2017
219. Julius Erving* 2.08 1983
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2.08 2006
221. Tim Duncan 2.07 2012
222. Artis Gilmore* 2.07 1975
  Patrick Ewing* 2.07 1993
224. Joakim Noah 2.06 2011
225. Tim Duncan 2.06 2008
226. Julius Erving* 2.06 1980
  Caldwell Jones 2.06 1980
  Ervin Johnson 2.06 2001
229. Gar Heard 2.00 1974
  Bob Lanier* 2.00 1974
  Tom Burleson 2.00 1975
  Julius Erving* 2.00 1976
  George Gervin* 2.00 1976
  Bob McAdoo* 2.00 1976
  Bob McAdoo* 2.00 1978
  Sam Lacey 2.00 1979
  Spencer Haywood* 2.00 1982
  Larry Nance 2.00 1984
  Tree Rollins 2.00 1984
  Roy Hinson 2.00 1987
  Patrick Ewing* 2.00 1989
  Patrick Ewing* 2.00 1990
  Kevin McHale* 2.00 1990
  Larry Nance 2.00 1990
  Ron Harper 2.00 1993
  Shawn Kemp 2.00 1996
  Chris Webber 2.00 2000
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.00 2003
  Tim Duncan 2.00 2004
  Joe Smith 2.00 2004
  Brendan Haywood 2.00 2005
  Amar'e Stoudemire 2.00 2005
  Joel Przybilla 2.00 2009
  Serge Ibaka 2.00 2010
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.00 2010
  Paul George 2.00 2011

NBA Leaders

NBA Leaders Table
Rank Player BPG Year
1. Mark Eaton 5.80 1985
  Manute Bol 5.80 1986
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.75 1990
  Dikembe Mutombo* 5.75 1994
5. Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.92 1993
6. Mark Eaton 4.50 1986
7. Tim Duncan 4.33 2002
8. Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.30 1987
9. Mark Eaton 4.20 1987
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4.12 1979
11. Bob Lanier* 4.00 1975
  Elvin Hayes* 4.00 1976
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4.00 1978
  Robert Parish* 4.00 1982
  David Robinson* 4.00 1990
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 4.00 1994
17. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.87 1980
18. David Robinson* 3.75 1991
19. Elmore Smith 3.67 1976
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.67 1983
  Antoine Carr 3.67 1992
22. Manute Bol 3.62 1989
23. David Robinson* 3.60 1993
24. Dwight Howard 3.50 2010
25. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.45 1977
26. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.45 1986
27. Alonzo Mourning* 3.44 1993
28. Dwight Howard 3.40 2008
  Andre Roberson 3.40 2017
30. Bill Walton* 3.37 1977
31. Elvin Hayes* 3.33 1982
  Tree Rollins 3.33 1983
  Roy Tarpley 3.33 1990
  David Robinson* 3.33 1998
35. Alonzo Mourning* 3.30 2000
36. Tim Duncan 3.29 2003
37. Myles Turner 3.29 2016
38. Patrick Ewing* 3.25 1988
  Alonzo Mourning* 3.25 1995
40. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.21 1982
41. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.20 1998
  Marcus Camby 3.20 2005
  Marcus Camby 3.20 2007
44. JaVale McGee 3.14 2012
45. Dikembe Mutombo* 3.13 2001
46. Patrick Ewing* 3.12 1996
47. Tim Duncan 3.10 2007
48. Artis Gilmore* 3.09 1983
  Mark Eaton 3.09 1984
  Mark Eaton 3.09 1988
  Roy Hibbert 3.09 2012
52. Andrew Bynum 3.08 2012
53. Ben Wallace 3.06 2003
  Serge Ibaka 3.06 2011
55. Patrick Ewing* 3.04 1994
56. Caldwell Jones 3.00 1978
  Elden Campbell 3.00 1995
  Derrick Coleman 3.00 2000
  Theo Ratliff 3.00 2000
  David Robinson* 3.00 2000
  Samaki Walker 3.00 2000
  Shawn Bradley 3.00 2001
  Jermaine O'Neal 3.00 2003
  Marcus Camby 3.00 2008
  Serge Ibaka 3.00 2013
  Brook Lopez 3.00 2013
  Anthony Davis 3.00 2015
68. Serge Ibaka 2.95 2012
69. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.88 1999
70. Josh Smith 2.86 2008
  Tyrus Thomas 2.86 2009
72. Artis Gilmore* 2.83 1981
  Shaquille O'Neal* 2.83 2003
  Dwight Howard 2.83 2014
75. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.82 1995
76. Tree Rollins 2.80 1980
  Mark Eaton 2.80 1990
  John Salley 2.80 1992
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.80 1999
  Marcus Camby 2.80 2006
  Hassan Whiteside 2.80 2016
82. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.77 2004
83. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.75 1988
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.75 1989
  Raef LaFrentz 2.75 2002
86. Elvin Hayes* 2.74 1979
87. Bob McAdoo* 2.71 1975
  Yao Ming* 2.71 2005
89. Larry Nance 2.71 1992
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.71 1997
91. Tim Duncan 2.69 2001
92. George Gervin* 2.67 1978
  Mike Green 2.67 1978
  Tree Rollins 2.67 1979
  DeAndre Jordan 2.67 2016
96. Tim Duncan 2.65 1999
97. Kendrick Perkins 2.64 2009
98. Marvin Webster 2.64 1978
99. Alton Lister 2.62 1989
100. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.62 1998
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.62 2005
102. Dwight Howard 2.61 2009
103. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.60 1985
  Benoit Benjamin 2.60 1991
  Derrick Coleman 2.60 1993
  David Robinson* 2.60 1995
  Dikembe Mutombo* 2.60 1997
  Ben Wallace 2.60 2002
  Dirk Nowitzki 2.60 2004
  Shaquille O'Neal* 2.60 2008
111. Patrick Ewing* 2.58 1992
  Elton Brand 2.58 2006
113. Mike Green 2.57 1979
  Theo Ratliff 2.57 1999
115. Julius Erving* 2.56 1981
  Mark West 2.56 1990
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.56 1997
118. Dan Roundfield 2.56 1979
  Tim Duncan 2.56 1998
  Dikembe Mutombo* 2.56 1999
  Elden Campbell 2.56 2002
122. Clint Capela 2.55 2017
123. DeAndre Jordan 2.54 2014
124. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.53 2002
125. Alton Lister 2.50 1982
  Charles Jones 2.50 1985
  Joe Barry Carroll 2.50 1987
  Mark West 2.50 1991
  Chris Dudley 2.50 1992
  Chris Gatling 2.50 1992
  David Robinson* 2.50 1994
  David Robinson* 2.50 1996
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.50 1998
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.50 2001
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.50 2002
  Tim Duncan 2.50 2011
  Paul Millsap 2.50 2012
138. Elvin Hayes* 2.48 1978
139. Serge Ibaka 2.47 2014
140. Oliver Miller 2.46 1993
141. Elvin Hayes* 2.44 1977
  Caldwell Jones 2.44 1979
  Patrick Ewing* 2.44 1997
144. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.44 1974
145. Ben Wallace 2.43 2004
146. Wayne Cooper 2.40 1985
  Larry Nance 2.40 1989
  Charles Smith 2.40 1992
  Elden Campbell 2.40 1993
  Vlade Divac 2.40 1993
  Shawn Kemp 2.40 1994
  Kevin Garnett 2.40 1998
  Amar'e Stoudemire 2.40 2008
  Taj Gibson 2.40 2014
  LaMarcus Aldridge 2.40 2015
  Al Horford 2.40 2016
157. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.39 2000
158. Kevin McHale* 2.39 1986
159. David Robinson* 2.38 2001
160. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.38 2001
161. Ben Wallace 2.36 2005
162. DeAndre Jordan 2.36 2015
163. George Johnson 2.35 1975
  David Robinson* 2.35 1999
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.35 2007
166. Greg Ostertag 2.35 1997
167. Bob Lanier* 2.33 1976
  Bobby Jones 2.33 1977
  Darryl Dawkins 2.33 1980
  Sam Bowie 2.33 1985
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.33 2006
172. Mike Gminski 2.30 1990
  Paul Millsap 2.30 2016
174. Elvin Hayes* 2.29 1975
  Robert Parish* 2.29 1981
  Dwight Howard 2.29 2015
177. Moses Malone* 2.29 1980
  George Johnson 2.29 1981
179. Kevin Garnett 2.28 2004
180. Patrick Ewing* 2.27 1995
181. Tim Duncan 2.26 2005
182. Kevin McHale* 2.25 1982
  Mark Eaton 2.25 1992
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.25 2004
185. Nate Thurmond* 2.23 1976
186. Moses Malone* 2.20 1984
  Larry Nance 2.20 1988
  Alonzo Mourning* 2.20 2005
  Marc Gasol 2.20 2013
190. Kevin McHale* 2.19 1985
191. Greg Ostertag 2.18 1999
192. Bob McAdoo* 2.17 1974
  Tyson Chandler 2.17 2005
  Joakim Noah 2.17 2013
  Brook Lopez 2.17 2015
196. Vlade Divac 2.16 1991
197. Marc Gasol 2.15 2011
198. Raef LaFrentz 2.15 2003
199. Elvin Hayes* 2.14 1974
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.14 1984
  Joakim Noah 2.14 2009
202. Chris Andersen 2.13 2009
203. Hakeem Olajuwon* 2.12 1996
  Greg Ostertag 2.12 2000
205. Caldwell Jones 2.11 1977
  Shawn Kemp 2.11 1993
207. Pau Gasol 2.10 2015
208. Thurl Bailey 2.09 1988
209. Pau Gasol 2.09 2010
210. Josh Smith 2.08 2011
  Pau Gasol 2.08 2012
  Draymond Green 2.08 2017
213. Julius Erving* 2.08 1983
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2.08 2006
215. Tim Duncan 2.07 2012
216. Patrick Ewing* 2.07 1993
217. Joakim Noah 2.06 2011
218. Tim Duncan 2.06 2008
219. Julius Erving* 2.06 1980
  Caldwell Jones 2.06 1980
  Ervin Johnson 2.06 2001
222. Gar Heard 2.00 1974
  Bob Lanier* 2.00 1974
  Tom Burleson 2.00 1975
  Bob McAdoo* 2.00 1976
  Bob McAdoo* 2.00 1978
  Sam Lacey 2.00 1979
  Spencer Haywood* 2.00 1982
  Larry Nance 2.00 1984
  Tree Rollins 2.00 1984
  Roy Hinson 2.00 1987
  Patrick Ewing* 2.00 1989
  Patrick Ewing* 2.00 1990
  Kevin McHale* 2.00 1990
  Larry Nance 2.00 1990
  Ron Harper 2.00 1993
  Shawn Kemp 2.00 1996
  Chris Webber 2.00 2000
  Andrei Kirilenko 2.00 2003
  Tim Duncan 2.00 2004
  Joe Smith 2.00 2004
  Brendan Haywood 2.00 2005
  Amar'e Stoudemire 2.00 2005
  Joel Przybilla 2.00 2009
  Serge Ibaka 2.00 2010
  Jermaine O'Neal 2.00 2010
  Paul George 2.00 2011
248. Rasheed Wallace 1.96 2004
  Pau Gasol 1.96 2009
250. Gar Heard 1.95 1976
  Greg Ostertag 1.95 1998
  Roy Hibbert 1.95 2013

ABA Leaders

ABA Leaders Table
Rank Player BPG Year
1. Artis Gilmore* 3.75 1974
2. Artis Gilmore* 3.60 1976
3. Billy Paultz 3.20 1975
4. Caldwell Jones 2.33 1974
5. Billy Paultz 2.29 1976
6. Len Elmore 2.17 1975
7. Artis Gilmore* 2.07 1975
8. George Gervin* 2.00 1976
  Julius Erving* 2.00 1976
10. Marvin Barnes 1.90 1975
11. Jim Eakins 1.83 1975
12. Darnell Hillman 1.76 1975
13. Mike Green 1.62 1975
14. Bobby Jones 1.54 1976
15. Billy Paultz 1.43 1974
  Mike Gale 1.43 1976
17. Maurice Lucas 1.40 1975
18. Julius Erving* 1.36 1974
19. Mike Gale 1.29 1974
20. Gerald Govan 1.22 1974
21. Darnell Hillman 1.14 1974
22. Don Adams 1.10 1975
23. Kim Hughes 1.08 1976
24. Marvin Webster 1.08 1976
25. Roger Brown* 1.00 1974
  Mel Daniels* 1.00 1974
27. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92 1974
  Bobby Jones 0.92 1975
29. Willard Sojourner 0.86 1974
30. Wil Jones 0.80 1975
  Dan Issel* 0.80 1975
32. Willie Wise 0.56 1974
  George McGinnis* 0.56 1975

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