NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Defensive Rebounds

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player DRB
1. Tim Duncan 2081
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 1642
3. LeBron James 1587
4. Karl Malone* 1560
5. Larry Bird* 1323
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1273
7. Dirk Nowitzki 1234
8. Kevin Garnett 1214
9. Robert Parish* 1194
10. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1150
11. Scottie Pippen* 1117
12. Magic Johnson* 1116
13. Patrick Ewing* 1098
14. Charles Barkley* 1072
15. Dennis Rodman* 1050
16. Ben Wallace 991
17. Robert Horry 951
18. David Robinson* 934
19. Dwight Howard 932
20. Charles Oakley 926
21. Horace Grant 908
22. Julius Erving* 893
23. Kobe Bryant 889
24. Rasheed Wallace 863
25. Paul Pierce 860
26. Pau Gasol 851
27. Michael Jordan* 847
28. Moses Malone* 843
29. Jason Kidd 840
  Bill Laimbeer 840
31. Dan Issel* 834
32. Artis Gilmore* 808
33. Caldwell Jones 805
34. Kevin McHale* 797
35. Elvin Hayes* 768
36. Kevin Durant 749
37. Wes Unseld* 742
38. Jack Sikma 719
39. Manu Ginobili 705
40. Dale Davis 702
41. Lamar Odom 700
42. A.C. Green 694
43. Carlos Boozer 686
44. Sam Perkins 681
45. Shawn Marion 679
46. Dwyane Wade 676
  Maurice Lucas 676
48. Dave Cowens* 674
49. Dikembe Mutombo* 666
50. George McGinnis* 649
51. Clyde Drexler* 643
52. Paul Silas 628
53. Vlade Divac 606
54. Udonis Haslem 592
55. Buck Williams 590
56. Billy Paultz 580
57. Kendrick Perkins 574
58. Draymond Green 568
59. Kenyon Martin 556
60. Tony Parker 554
61. Al Horford 550
62. Bobby Jones 542
63. Shawn Kemp 539
64. Marcus Camby 533
65. Bob McAdoo* 531
66. Kurt Rambis 528
67. Dennis Johnson* 519
68. Ray Allen 510
69. Darryl Dawkins 505
  Tayshaun Prince 505
71. Derek Fisher 504
72. Chris Bosh 493
73. Richard Jefferson 492
74. Kawhi Leonard 491
75. Terry Cummings 490
  James Worthy* 490
77. Alonzo Mourning* 486
78. David West 478
79. Chris Webber 476
80. Jermaine O'Neal 475
81. Jamaal Wilkes* 467
82. Bob Lanier* 466
83. DeAndre Jordan 465
84. Mel Daniels* 463
85. Bill Cartwright 461
86. Antonio Davis 458
87. Dan Majerle 456
88. Serge Ibaka 455
89. Antonio McDyess 454
90. John Stockton* 446
91. P.J. Brown 439
92. Jerome Kersey 434
93. Paul Millsap 433
94. Tom Chambers 431
95. Rick Mahorn 429
96. Gary Payton* 427
97. Andre Iguodala 426
  Zach Randolph 426
99. Joakim Noah 422
  Michael Cooper 422
  Detlef Schrempf 422
102. Chauncey Billups 421
103. Alvan Adams 419
104. Anthony Mason 414
105. Rajon Rondo 410
106. Paul George 409
107. Josh Smith 406
108. Marc Gasol 405
  Russell Westbrook 405
110. Kevin Willis 403
  Mychal Thompson 403
112. Byron Scott 400
113. James Harden 399
114. Derrick McKey 397
115. Jeff Hornacek 391
  Rik Smits 391
117. Isiah Thomas* 390
118. Mark Eaton 388
  Gar Heard 388
120. Joe Johnson 380
121. George Gervin* 375
  Boris Diaw 375
123. Amar'e Stoudemire 374
124. Michael Finley 372
125. Clifford Robinson 369
126. Kurt Thomas 366
127. Peja Stojakovic 365
  Otis Thorpe 365
129. Mark Jackson 364
130. Tyson Chandler 362
131. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 360
  Larry Kenon 360
133. Antoine Walker 357
134. Mark Aguirre 356
135. Bryon Russell 355
136. Steve Nash 354
  Truck Robinson 354
138. Zelmo Beaty* 352
  Willie Wise 352
140. Larry Nance 351
  Hedo Turkoglu 351
142. LaMarcus Aldridge 350
143. Richard Hamilton 349
  Trevor Ariza 349
  Bill Walton* 349
146. Vince Carter 346
147. John Salley 344
148. Elden Campbell 343
149. Reggie Miller* 339
  Darnell Hillman 339
  Maurice Cheeks 339
152. Clifford Ray 337
153. Gerald Govan 335
154. Rashard Lewis 333
155. Carmelo Anthony 332
156. Brad Daugherty 330
157. Alton Lister 327
  Marcin Gortat 327
159. Blake Griffin 326
  Josh Howard 326
161. Danny Ainge 323
162. Marvin Webster 320
  Cedric Maxwell 320
164. Ervin Johnson 318
  Kevin Love 318
166. Stephen Curry 316
167. Andrew Bynum 315
168. J.R. Smith 313
  Luol Deng 313
  Drew Gooden 313
171. Tristan Thompson 311
172. Bruce Bowen 306
  Arvydas Sabonis* 306
174. Andrew Bogut 304
175. Greg Ostertag 302
  Mehmet Okur 302
  Nene Hilario 302
178. Chris Paul 301
179. Terry Porter 298
180. Bob Dandridge 294
181. Brian Shaw 293
  Tree Rollins 293
183. Tyrone Hill 292
184. Sam Cassell 291
  Ron Harper 291
186. Metta World Peace 288
187. Caron Butler 283
  Toni Kukoc 283
189. James Donaldson 282
190. Robert Reid 281
191. Scott Williams 280
  Sidney Moncrief 280
193. Kevin Johnson 279
194. Matt Barnes 278
  Derrick Coleman 278
196. Ralph Sampson* 276
197. Kyle Korver 275
198. James Posey 273
199. Eddie Jones 270
  Mark West 270
201. Anderson Varejao 267
202. Thurl Bailey 266
  Klay Thompson 266
  Mike Bibby 266
205. Brian Grant 263
206. Lance Stephenson 262
  Danny Green 262
208. Sean Elliott 261
209. Rick Fox 259
210. Dan Roundfield 258
211. Roy Hibbert 256
  Lonnie Shelton 256
213. Marques Johnson 254
214. Jason Terry 253
215. Kevin Duckworth 250
216. Larry Johnson 249
217. Tyrone Corbin 248
218. Adrian Dantley* 246
  Chris Andersen 246
220. Nate McMillan 245
  Shane Battier 245
222. James Edwards 244
223. Antawn Jamison 241
224. Mario Elie 240
225. Reggie Evans 238
226. Deron Williams 237
227. Hot Rod Williams 236
228. Rick Barry* 235
229. John Starks 234
230. Luc Longley 232
231. George Hill 230
  Harrison Barnes 230
233. Calvin Natt 229
234. Rodney Rogers 228
  Aaron McKie 228
236. John Johnson 226
  Cincinnatus Powell 226
238. Doug Christie 224
  Will Perdue 224
240. Danny Schayes 223
  Tim Thomas 223
  Wayne Cooper 223
  Tracy McGrady* 223
244. Jim Eakins 222
245. Malik Rose 220
246. Sam Lacey 219
  Brad Miller 219
  Keith Van Horn 219
249. Latrell Sprewell 218
250. Dominique Wilkins* 217
  Scott Wedman 217
  Glen Davis 217

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player DRB
1. Tim Duncan 2081
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 1642
3. LeBron James 1587
4. Karl Malone* 1560
5. Larry Bird* 1323
6. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1273
7. Dirk Nowitzki 1234
8. Kevin Garnett 1214
9. Robert Parish* 1194
10. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1150
11. Scottie Pippen* 1117
12. Magic Johnson* 1116
13. Patrick Ewing* 1098
14. Charles Barkley* 1072
15. Dennis Rodman* 1050
16. Ben Wallace 991
17. Robert Horry 951
18. David Robinson* 934
19. Dwight Howard 932
20. Charles Oakley 926
21. Horace Grant 908
22. Kobe Bryant 889
23. Rasheed Wallace 863
24. Paul Pierce 860
25. Pau Gasol 851
26. Michael Jordan* 847
27. Jason Kidd 840
  Bill Laimbeer 840
29. Kevin McHale* 797
30. Moses Malone* 785
31. Elvin Hayes* 768
32. Kevin Durant 749
33. Wes Unseld* 742
34. Caldwell Jones 732
35. Jack Sikma 719
36. Manu Ginobili 705
37. Dale Davis 702
38. Lamar Odom 700
39. A.C. Green 694
40. Carlos Boozer 686
41. Sam Perkins 681
42. Shawn Marion 679
43. Dwyane Wade 676
44. Dave Cowens* 674
45. Dikembe Mutombo* 666
46. Clyde Drexler* 643
47. Julius Erving* 634
48. Paul Silas 628
49. Vlade Divac 606
50. Udonis Haslem 592
51. Buck Williams 590
52. Kendrick Perkins 574
53. Draymond Green 568
54. Kenyon Martin 556
55. Tony Parker 554
56. Al Horford 550
57. Shawn Kemp 539
58. Marcus Camby 533
59. Bob McAdoo* 531
60. Kurt Rambis 528
61. Dennis Johnson* 519
62. Ray Allen 510
  Maurice Lucas 510
64. Darryl Dawkins 505
  Tayshaun Prince 505
66. Derek Fisher 504
67. Chris Bosh 493
68. Richard Jefferson 492
69. Kawhi Leonard 491
70. James Worthy* 490
  Terry Cummings 490
72. Alonzo Mourning* 486
73. David West 478
74. Chris Webber 476
75. Jermaine O'Neal 475
76. Jamaal Wilkes* 467
77. Bob Lanier* 466
78. DeAndre Jordan 465
79. Bill Cartwright 461
80. Antonio Davis 458
81. Dan Majerle 456
82. Serge Ibaka 455
83. Antonio McDyess 454
84. John Stockton* 446
85. P.J. Brown 439
86. Jerome Kersey 434
87. Paul Millsap 433
88. Tom Chambers 431
89. Rick Mahorn 429
90. Gary Payton* 427
91. Zach Randolph 426
  Andre Iguodala 426
93. Michael Cooper 422
  Joakim Noah 422
  Detlef Schrempf 422
96. Chauncey Billups 421
97. Alvan Adams 419
98. Anthony Mason 414
99. Rajon Rondo 410
100. Paul George 409
101. Josh Smith 406
102. Russell Westbrook 405
  Marc Gasol 405
104. Mychal Thompson 403
  Kevin Willis 403
106. Byron Scott 400
107. James Harden 399
108. Derrick McKey 397
109. Bobby Jones 395
110. Jeff Hornacek 391
  Rik Smits 391
112. Isiah Thomas* 390
113. Gar Heard 388
  Mark Eaton 388
115. Joe Johnson 380
116. Boris Diaw 375
117. Amar'e Stoudemire 374
118. Michael Finley 372
119. Clifford Robinson 369
120. Kurt Thomas 366
121. Peja Stojakovic 365
  Otis Thorpe 365
123. Mark Jackson 364
124. Tyson Chandler 362
125. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 360
126. Antoine Walker 357
127. Mark Aguirre 356
128. Bryon Russell 355
129. Steve Nash 354
  Truck Robinson 354
131. Hedo Turkoglu 351
  Larry Nance 351
133. LaMarcus Aldridge 350
134. Trevor Ariza 349
  Bill Walton* 349
  Richard Hamilton 349
137. Vince Carter 346
138. John Salley 344
139. Elden Campbell 343
140. Maurice Cheeks 339
  Reggie Miller* 339
142. Clifford Ray 337
143. Rashard Lewis 333
144. Carmelo Anthony 332
145. Brad Daugherty 330
146. Marcin Gortat 327
  Alton Lister 327
148. Blake Griffin 326
  Josh Howard 326
150. Danny Ainge 323
151. Cedric Maxwell 320
152. Kevin Love 318
  Ervin Johnson 318
154. Stephen Curry 316
155. Andrew Bynum 315
156. J.R. Smith 313
  Drew Gooden 313
  Luol Deng 313
159. Tristan Thompson 311
160. Arvydas Sabonis* 306
  Bruce Bowen 306
162. Andrew Bogut 304
163. Mehmet Okur 302
  Greg Ostertag 302
  Nene Hilario 302
166. Chris Paul 301
167. Terry Porter 298
168. Bob Dandridge 294
169. Brian Shaw 293
  Tree Rollins 293
171. Tyrone Hill 292
172. Sam Cassell 291
  Ron Harper 291
174. Metta World Peace 288
175. Toni Kukoc 283
  Caron Butler 283
177. Dan Issel* 282
  James Donaldson 282
179. Robert Reid 281
180. Scott Williams 280
  Sidney Moncrief 280
182. Kevin Johnson 279
183. Derrick Coleman 278
  Matt Barnes 278
185. Ralph Sampson* 276
186. Kyle Korver 275
187. James Posey 273
  Marvin Webster 273
189. Eddie Jones 270
  Mark West 270
191. Anderson Varejao 267
  Billy Paultz 267
193. Thurl Bailey 266
  Klay Thompson 266
  Mike Bibby 266
196. Brian Grant 263
197. Lance Stephenson 262
  Danny Green 262
199. Sean Elliott 261
200. Rick Fox 259
201. Roy Hibbert 256
  Lonnie Shelton 256
203. Marques Johnson 254
204. Jason Terry 253
205. Dan Roundfield 252
206. Kevin Duckworth 250
207. Larry Johnson 249
208. Tyrone Corbin 248
209. Adrian Dantley* 246
  Chris Andersen 246
211. Shane Battier 245
  Nate McMillan 245
213. James Edwards 244
214. Antawn Jamison 241
215. Mario Elie 240
216. Artis Gilmore* 239
217. Reggie Evans 238
218. Deron Williams 237
219. Hot Rod Williams 236
220. John Starks 234
221. Luc Longley 232
222. George Gervin* 231
223. George Hill 230
  George McGinnis* 230
  Harrison Barnes 230
226. Calvin Natt 229
227. Rodney Rogers 228
  Aaron McKie 228
229. John Johnson 226
230. Doug Christie 224
  Will Perdue 224
232. Tracy McGrady* 223
  Wayne Cooper 223
  Danny Schayes 223
  Tim Thomas 223
236. Malik Rose 220
237. Keith Van Horn 219
  Sam Lacey 219
  Brad Miller 219
240. Latrell Sprewell 218
241. Scott Wedman 217
  Dominique Wilkins* 217
  Glen Davis 217
244. Doc Rivers 216
  George Lynch 216
  Jonas Valanciunas 216
  Mario Chalmers 216
248. Stephen Jackson 215
  Dave Corzine 215
250. Jason Collins 214
  Allen Iverson* 214

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player DRB
1. Artis Gilmore* 569
2. Dan Issel* 552
3. Mel Daniels* 463
4. George McGinnis* 419
5. Zelmo Beaty* 352
6. Gerald Govan 335
7. Willie Wise 330
8. Billy Paultz 313
9. Darnell Hillman 270
10. Julius Erving* 259
11. Cincinnatus Powell 226
12. Jim Eakins 222
13. Larry Kenon 189
14. Red Robbins 188
15. Roger Brown* 182
16. Maurice Lucas 166
17. Ron Boone 161
18. Tom Owens 148
19. Goose Ligon 147
  Bobby Jones 147
21. George Gervin* 144
22. Walter Simon 143
23. Rich Jones 141
24. Ronald Thomas 137
25. George Carter 136
26. Swen Nater 130
27. Louie Dampier* 123
28. Wil Jones 121
29. Wendell Ladner 119
  Billy Cunningham* 119
31. Billy Knight 118
32. Freddie Lewis 116
33. Ralph Simpson 107
34. Ted McClain 106
35. Mike Gale 105
  Len Elmore 105
37. Jimmy Jones 101
38. Dave Robisch 98
39. Tim Bassett 97
40. Bill Keller 89
41. Marvin Barnes 88
42. Byron Beck 87
43. Don Buse 86
44. Mack Calvin 79
45. George Stone 76
46. Neil Johnson 74
  Coby Dietrick 74
48. Ira Harge 73
  Caldwell Jones 73
50. Fatty Taylor 71
51. Brian Taylor 69
52. Stew Johnson 67
  Mike Green 67
54. Bob Netolicky 64
55. Chuck Williams 63
  Les Hunter 63
57. Ray Scott 59
58. Moses Malone* 58
59. John Beasley 56
60. Steve Jones 54
  Charlie Scott 54
62. Rick Barry* 53
  Gus Gerard 53
  Mervin Jackson 53
65. Randy Denton 52
66. David Thompson* 51
67. Glen Combs 50
68. Ed Manning 49
  John Williamson 49
70. Mike Barr 48
  Gene Moore 48
  Rick Mount 48
73. Darel Carrier 47
  Marvin Webster 47
75. Gus Johnson* 46
76. Marv Roberts 44
  Donnie Freeman 44
  James Silas 44
79. Bird Averitt 43
80. Joe Caldwell 42
81. Jim Chones 41
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 41
83. Julius Keye 40
84. Kim Hughes 38
85. Bob Warren 37
86. Bill Melchionni 36
  Warren Davis 36
  Kevin Joyce 36
89. Bruce Seals 35
  Doug Moe 35
  Don Adams 35
  Manny Leaks 35
93. Trooper Washington 34
94. Warren Jabali 33
  Jim Bradley 33
  Jimmy O'Brien 33
97. Joe Hamilton 32
  Chuck Terry 32
99. Gene Littles 30
100. Mike Pratt 29
101. Al Tucker 28
102. Claude Terry 27
103. Jim McDaniels 26
  Willard Sojourner 26
105. Al Skinner 25
  Al Smith 25
107. Johnny Baum 23
  Oliver Taylor 23
109. Goo Kennedy 21
110. Collis Jones 20
111. Jim Ard 18
  George Karl 18
  Johnny Neumann 18
  Larry Jones 18
  George Adams 18
116. Bo Lamar 17
117. Wayne Hightower 16
118. Mark Olberding 15
119. George Irvine 14
  John Roche 14
121. Billy Shepherd 13
  Roger Brown 13
123. Al Cueto 12
  Carl Fuller 12
  Samuel Robinson 12
  Levern Tart 12
  Dennis Wuycik 12
  Erwin Mueller 12
129. Mike Barrett 11
130. Simmie Hill 10
  Dan Hester 10
132. Charles Williams 9
  Roderick McDonald 9
  Mike Butler 9
  Donald Sidle 9
  Garfield Smith 9
137. Bob Bedell 8
  Dave Twardzik 8
  Joe DePre 8
140. Lonnie Wright 7
  Sonny Dove 7
  Dick Nemelka 7
  Pierre Russell 7
144. Charles Beasley 6
  Ronald Franz 6
  Jim O'Brien 6
  Dan Roundfield 6
148. Mike Flynn 5
  Willie Long 5
  Roy Ebron 5
  Charles Edge 5
  Allan Bristow 5
  Bobby Croft 5
  Bob Lackey 5
  Charles Jordan 5
156. Jeffrey Congdon 4
  Bill Bunting 4
  Jimmy Foster 4
  Donald Washington 4
160. Wayne Chapman 3
  Earle Higgins 3
  Gary Gregor 3
  Bill Newton 3
  John Trapp 3
  Billy Schaeffer 3
166. William Franklin 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
  Craig Raymond 2
  Howie Wright 2
  Henry Bacon 2
  Stephen Previs 2
  Larry Miller 2
173. Ron Nelson 1
  Clyde Dickey 1
  Wali Jones 1
  Fly Williams 1
  Mike Maloy 1
  Hank Williams 1
  Henry Ward 1
  David Bustion 1
  Barry Parkhill 1
  Sam Smith 1
183. Henry Logan 0
  Bernie Williams 0
  Bob Arnzen 0
  George Bruns 0
  Mike Jackson 0
  Monte Towe 0
  Lee Davis 0
  Travis Grant 0
  Rich Niemann 0
  George Bucci 0

Other Defensive Rebounds Leaderboards

Support us without the ads? Go Ad-Free.