NBA Progressive Leaders and Records for Defensive Box Plus/Minus

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

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Table
  Year-by-Year DBPM   Active DBPM   Career DBPM   Single Season DBPM
1973-74Clifford Ray 4.78               Clifford Ray 4.78
1974-75Wes Unseld* 5.18               Wes Unseld* 5.18
1975-76Wes Unseld* 4.10               Wes Unseld* 5.18
1976-77Bobby Jones 4.64               Wes Unseld* 5.18
1977-78Bill Walton* 4.82   Elvin Hayes* 1.93   Elvin Hayes* 1.93   Wes Unseld* 5.18
1978-79George Johnson 4.54   Sam Lacey 3.92   Sam Lacey 3.92   Wes Unseld* 5.18
1979-80George Johnson 4.82   Sam Lacey 4.02   Sam Lacey 4.02   Wes Unseld* 5.18
1980-81George Johnson 4.80   Sam Lacey 4.06   Sam Lacey 4.06   Wes Unseld* 5.18
1981-82George Johnson 5.73   George Johnson 4.06   George Johnson 4.06   George Johnson 5.73
1982-83Mark Eaton 5.52   George Johnson 4.09   George Johnson 4.09   George Johnson 5.73
1983-84Mark Eaton 5.26   Larry Bird* 2.97   George Johnson 4.09   George Johnson 5.73
1984-85Mark Eaton 6.50   Tree Rollins 4.35   Tree Rollins 4.35   Mark Eaton 6.50
1985-86Manute Bol 6.41   Tree Rollins 4.32   Tree Rollins 4.32   Mark Eaton 6.50
1986-87Mark Eaton 6.05   Tree Rollins 4.25   Tree Rollins 4.25   Mark Eaton 6.50
1987-88Mark Eaton 4.98   Tree Rollins 4.11   Tree Rollins 4.11   Mark Eaton 6.50
1988-89Mark Eaton 6.07   Mark Eaton 5.71   Mark Eaton 5.71   Mark Eaton 6.50
1989-90Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.79   Mark Eaton 5.54   Mark Eaton 5.54   Mark Eaton 6.50
1990-91Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.90   Mark Eaton 5.38   Mark Eaton 5.38   Mark Eaton 6.50
1991-92David Robinson* 6.14   Mark Eaton 5.33   Mark Eaton 5.33   Mark Eaton 6.50
1992-93Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.37   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1993-94Dikembe Mutombo* 5.18   David Robinson* 4.49   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1994-95Bo Outlaw 4.79   David Robinson* 4.47   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1995-96Dikembe Mutombo* 5.35   David Robinson* 4.53   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1996-97Dikembe Mutombo* 4.54   David Robinson* 4.49   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1997-98Bo Outlaw 4.72   David Robinson* 4.45   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1998-99David Robinson* 5.26   David Robinson* 4.50   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
1999-00Bo Outlaw 5.59   David Robinson* 4.44   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
2000-01Ben Wallace 5.72   David Robinson* 4.41   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 6.50
2001-02Ben Wallace 6.54   Bo Outlaw 4.36   Mark Eaton 5.21   Ben Wallace 6.54
2002-03Ben Wallace 6.98   David Robinson* 4.30   Mark Eaton 5.21   Ben Wallace 6.98
2003-04Ben Wallace 6.75   Ben Wallace 5.73   Ben Wallace 5.73   Ben Wallace 6.98
2004-05Marcus Camby 5.80   Ben Wallace 5.68   Ben Wallace 5.68   Ben Wallace 6.98
2005-06Ben Wallace 6.37   Ben Wallace 5.77   Ben Wallace 5.77   Ben Wallace 6.98
2006-07Ben Wallace 6.79   Ben Wallace 5.89   Ben Wallace 5.89   Ben Wallace 6.98
2007-08Marcus Camby 6.58   Ben Wallace 5.76   Ben Wallace 5.76   Ben Wallace 6.98
2008-09Dwight Howard 4.29   Ben Wallace 5.74   Ben Wallace 5.74   Ben Wallace 6.98
2009-10Marcus Camby 5.51   Ben Wallace 5.62   Ben Wallace 5.62   Ben Wallace 6.98
2010-11Marcus Camby 5.16   Ben Wallace 5.55   Ben Wallace 5.55   Ben Wallace 6.98
2011-12Marcus Camby 4.91   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2012-13Joakim Noah 5.07   Marcus Camby 4.59   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2013-14Andrew Bogut 5.57   Tim Duncan 3.95   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2014-15Andrew Bogut 5.47   Joakim Noah 4.07   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2015-16Tim Duncan 4.97   Joakim Noah 4.07   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2016-17Draymond Green 4.97                  
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