NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Blocks Per Game

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Blocks Per Game since 1973-74 (1971-72 for ABA)

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Mark Eaton 3.50
2. Manute Bol 3.34
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.09
4. David Robinson* 2.99
5. Elmore Smith 2.90
6. Alonzo Mourning* 2.81
7. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.75
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.57
9. Shawn Bradley 2.55
10. George Johnson 2.46
11. Patrick Ewing* 2.45
12. Theo Ratliff 2.43
13. Anthony Davis 2.42
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Artis Gilmore* 2.39
16. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17. Bill Walton* 2.21
18. Larry Nance 2.20
19. Tree Rollins 2.20
20. Serge Ibaka 2.17
21. Tim Duncan 2.17
22. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
23. Dwight Howard 1.96
24. Ben Wallace 1.96
25. Benoit Benjamin 1.96
26. Josh Smith 1.92
27. Yao Ming* 1.89
28. Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
29. Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
30. Sam Bowie 1.78
31. Caldwell Jones 1.77
32. Samuel Dalembert 1.74
33. Kevin McHale* 1.74
34. Roy Hinson 1.74
35. Roy Hibbert 1.73
36. Elton Brand 1.73
37. Jim McIlvaine 1.72
38. Brook Lopez 1.71
39. Greg Ostertag 1.71
40. Harvey Catchings 1.69
41. Julius Erving* 1.67
42. DeAndre Jordan 1.66
43. Ralph Sampson* 1.65
44. Hot Rod Williams 1.64
45. Mike Green 1.64
46. Raef LaFrentz 1.63
47. Emeka Okafor 1.63
48. Adonal Foyle 1.63
49. Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
50. Pau Gasol 1.59
51. Pervis Ellison 1.59
52. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
53. Andrew Bynum 1.57
54. Charles Jones 1.56
55. Andrew Bogut 1.56
56. Wayne Cooper 1.56
57. Andre Drummond 1.55
58. Alton Lister 1.55
59. Terry Tyler 1.54
60. Oliver Miller 1.54
61. Bob Lanier* 1.54
62. JaVale McGee 1.54
63. Elden Campbell 1.53
64. Sam Lacey 1.52
65. Billy Paultz 1.52
66. Andrew Lang 1.49
67. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68. John Henson 1.48
69. Marc Gasol 1.48
70. Robert Parish* 1.47
71. Herb Williams 1.46
72. Chris Webber 1.44
73. Vlade Divac 1.44
74. Marvin Webster 1.43
75. Dan Roundfield 1.43
76. Chris Andersen 1.43
77. Bismack Biyombo 1.42
78. Duane Causwell 1.42
79. Erick Dampier 1.42
80. Joel Przybilla 1.41
81. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
82. Bobby Jones 1.40
83. Charles Smith 1.40
84. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
85. Kevin Garnett 1.39
86. Brendan Haywood 1.36
87. Derrick Coleman 1.35
88. Gar Heard 1.34
89. Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.33
90. Tom Burleson 1.33
91. James Donaldson 1.32
92. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
93. John Salley 1.31
94. Joakim Noah 1.31
95. Darko Milicic 1.31
96. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
97. Bo Outlaw 1.31
98. Moses Malone* 1.30
99. Mark West 1.29
100. Ervin Johnson 1.29
101. Rony Seikaly 1.29
102. Darnell Hillman 1.28
103. Rik Smits 1.28
104. Derrick Favors 1.28
105. Chris Kaman 1.27
106. Kelvin Cato 1.27
107. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
108. Stromile Swift 1.25
109. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
110. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
111. DeMarcus Cousins 1.22
112. Shawn Kemp 1.22
113. Al Horford 1.21
114. Joe Meriweather 1.21
115. Robin Lopez 1.21
116. Al Jefferson 1.19
117. Kim Hughes 1.18
118. Tyson Chandler 1.18
119. Thurl Bailey 1.17
120. Dale Davis 1.16
121. Chris Dudley 1.16
122. Kendrick Perkins 1.15
123. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
124. Mychal Thompson 1.15
125. Kenyon Martin 1.14
126. Andris Biedrins 1.12
127. Kevin Kunnert 1.11
  Kevin Durant 1.11
  Darius Miles 1.11
130. Taj Gibson 1.11
131. Ben Poquette 1.11
132. Randy Breuer 1.10
133. Marcin Gortat 1.10
134. Jim Chones 1.10
135. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
136. Antonio McDyess 1.09
137. Kermit Washington 1.08
138. Joel Anthony 1.08
139. Draymond Green 1.08
140. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.06
141. Shawn Marion 1.06
142. Steven Hunter 1.05
143. Mike Gminski 1.05
144. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
145. DeSagana Diop 1.05
146. Etan Thomas 1.04
147. Chris Bosh 1.04
148. Paul Millsap 1.03
149. P.J. Brown 1.02
150. Len Elmore 1.02
151. Chris Mihm 1.02
152. Jonas Valanciunas 1.02
153. George Gervin* 1.02
154. Clifford Ray 1.01
155. Jon Koncak 1.01
156. Vin Baker 1.01
157. Clifford Robinson 1.01
158. Gorgui Dieng 1.00
159. Brandan Wright 0.99
160. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
161. Antonio Davis 0.98
162. Kyle O'Quinn 0.98
163. Horace Grant 0.98
164. Amir Johnson 0.97
165. John Gianelli 0.97
166. Steven Adams 0.97
167. Luc Longley 0.97
168. Mason Plumlee 0.96
169. Spencer Hawes 0.95
170. Dave Corzine 0.95
171. Jack Sikma 0.95
172. Nikola Vucevic 0.95
173. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
174. Clemon Johnson 0.94
175. Antoine Carr 0.94
176. Robert Horry 0.94
177. Dave Cowens* 0.93
178. Lamar Odom 0.93
179. Shane Battier 0.93
180. Reggie Lewis 0.93
181. Rich Kelley 0.92
182. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
183. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
184. James Johnson 0.90
185. Rick Mahorn 0.90
186. Dave Greenwood 0.89
187. Jamaal Magloire 0.89
188. Donyell Marshall 0.89
189. James Bailey 0.88
190. Brian Skinner 0.88
191. Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
192. Greg Anderson 0.87
193. Kent Benson 0.86
194. Tim Perry 0.86
195. Tracy McGrady* 0.86
196. David Thompson* 0.86
197. Bison Dele 0.86
198. Ed Davis 0.86
199. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
200. Tony Battie 0.85
201. Danny Manning 0.85
202. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
203. Dirk Nowitzki 0.85
204. Steve Johnson 0.85
205. Dwyane Wade 0.85
206. Timofey Mozgov 0.84
207. Joe Smith 0.84
208. Larry Bird* 0.84
209. Buck Williams 0.84
210. Mark Blount 0.84
211. Felton Spencer 0.83
212. Michael Jordan* 0.83
213. Danny Green 0.83
214. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
215. Kenneth Faried 0.83
216. Charles Barkley* 0.83
217. David West 0.82
218. Danny Granger 0.82
219. Gerald Wallace 0.82
220. Alvan Adams 0.82
221. Andray Blatche 0.81
222. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
223. Rudy Gay 0.80
224. Lionel Simmons 0.80
225. Jason Maxiell 0.79
226. Christian Laettner 0.78
227. Karl Malone* 0.78
228. LeBron James 0.77
229. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
230. Brad Lohaus 0.77
231. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
232. Marques Johnson 0.76
233. Kurt Thomas 0.76
234. Nene Hilario 0.75
235. Aaron Williams 0.75
236. James Edwards 0.74
237. Kosta Koufos 0.74
238. Brian Grant 0.74
239. Jim Petersen 0.74
240. Danny Schayes 0.74
241. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
242. Eddy Curry 0.73
243. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 0.73
244. Jim Brewer 0.73
  Sam Perkins 0.73
246. Brad Daugherty 0.72
247. Chris Morris 0.72
248. Ron Harper 0.72
249. Sidney Wicks 0.72
250. Omer Asik 0.72

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Mark Eaton 3.50
2. Manute Bol 3.34
3. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.09
4. David Robinson* 2.99
5. Elmore Smith 2.90
6. Alonzo Mourning* 2.81
7. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.75
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.57
9. Shawn Bradley 2.55
10. George Johnson 2.46
11. Patrick Ewing* 2.45
12. Theo Ratliff 2.43
13. Anthony Davis 2.42
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
16. Bill Walton* 2.21
17. Larry Nance 2.20
18. Tree Rollins 2.20
19. Serge Ibaka 2.17
20. Tim Duncan 2.17
21. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
22. Dwight Howard 1.96
23. Ben Wallace 1.96
24. Benoit Benjamin 1.96
25. Artis Gilmore* 1.92
26. Josh Smith 1.92
27. Yao Ming* 1.89
28. Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
29. Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
30. Sam Bowie 1.78
31. Samuel Dalembert 1.74
32. Kevin McHale* 1.74
33. Roy Hinson 1.74
34. Roy Hibbert 1.73
35. Elton Brand 1.73
36. Jim McIlvaine 1.72
37. Brook Lopez 1.71
38. Greg Ostertag 1.71
39. Harvey Catchings 1.69
40. DeAndre Jordan 1.66
41. Ralph Sampson* 1.65
42. Hot Rod Williams 1.64
43. Raef LaFrentz 1.63
44. Emeka Okafor 1.63
45. Adonal Foyle 1.63
46. Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
47. Pau Gasol 1.59
48. Pervis Ellison 1.59
49. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
50. Andrew Bynum 1.57
51. Charles Jones 1.56
52. Andrew Bogut 1.56
53. Wayne Cooper 1.56
54. Julius Erving* 1.55
55. Andre Drummond 1.55
56. Alton Lister 1.55
57. Terry Tyler 1.54
58. Oliver Miller 1.54
59. Bob Lanier* 1.54
60. JaVale McGee 1.54
61. Elden Campbell 1.53
62. Sam Lacey 1.52
63. Dan Roundfield 1.50
64. Andrew Lang 1.49
65. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
66. John Henson 1.48
67. Marc Gasol 1.48
68. Robert Parish* 1.47
69. Herb Williams 1.46
70. Chris Webber 1.44
71. Vlade Divac 1.44
72. Marvin Webster 1.43
73. Chris Andersen 1.43
74. Bismack Biyombo 1.42
75. Caldwell Jones 1.42
76. Duane Causwell 1.42
77. Erick Dampier 1.42
78. Joel Przybilla 1.41
79. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
80. Charles Smith 1.40
81. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
82. Kevin Garnett 1.39
83. Brendan Haywood 1.36
84. Derrick Coleman 1.35
85. Gar Heard 1.34
86. Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.33
87. Tom Burleson 1.33
88. James Donaldson 1.32
89. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
90. John Salley 1.31
91. Joakim Noah 1.31
92. Darko Milicic 1.31
93. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
94. Bo Outlaw 1.31
95. Moses Malone* 1.30
96. Mark West 1.29
97. Ervin Johnson 1.29
98. Rony Seikaly 1.29
99. Rik Smits 1.28
100. Derrick Favors 1.28
101. Bobby Jones 1.27
102. Chris Kaman 1.27
103. Kelvin Cato 1.27
104. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
105. Stromile Swift 1.25
106. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
107. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
108. DeMarcus Cousins 1.22
109. Shawn Kemp 1.22
110. Al Horford 1.21
111. Joe Meriweather 1.21
112. Robin Lopez 1.21
113. Al Jefferson 1.19
114. Tyson Chandler 1.18
115. Thurl Bailey 1.17
116. Dale Davis 1.16
117. Chris Dudley 1.16
118. Kendrick Perkins 1.15
119. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
120. Mychal Thompson 1.15
121. Kenyon Martin 1.14
122. Andris Biedrins 1.12
123. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Durant 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
126. Billy Paultz 1.11
127. Taj Gibson 1.11
128. Ben Poquette 1.11
129. Randy Breuer 1.10
130. Marcin Gortat 1.10
131. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
132. Antonio McDyess 1.09
133. Kermit Washington 1.08
134. Joel Anthony 1.08
135. Draymond Green 1.08
136. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.06
137. Shawn Marion 1.06
138. Steven Hunter 1.05
139. Mike Gminski 1.05
140. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
141. DeSagana Diop 1.05
142. Etan Thomas 1.04
143. Chris Bosh 1.04
144. Paul Millsap 1.03
145. Jim Chones 1.03
146. P.J. Brown 1.02
147. Chris Mihm 1.02
148. Jonas Valanciunas 1.02
149. Clifford Ray 1.01
150. Jon Koncak 1.01
151. Vin Baker 1.01
152. Clifford Robinson 1.01
153. Gorgui Dieng 1.00
154. Brandan Wright 0.99
155. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
156. Antonio Davis 0.98
157. Kyle O'Quinn 0.98
158. Horace Grant 0.98
159. Amir Johnson 0.97
160. John Gianelli 0.97
161. Steven Adams 0.97
162. Luc Longley 0.97
163. Mason Plumlee 0.96
164. Spencer Hawes 0.95
165. Dave Corzine 0.95
166. Jack Sikma 0.95
167. Nikola Vucevic 0.95
168. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
169. Clemon Johnson 0.94
170. Antoine Carr 0.94
171. Robert Horry 0.94
172. Dave Cowens* 0.93
173. Lamar Odom 0.93
174. Shane Battier 0.93
175. Reggie Lewis 0.93
176. Rich Kelley 0.92
177. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
178. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
179. James Johnson 0.90
180. Rick Mahorn 0.90
181. Dave Greenwood 0.89
182. Jamaal Magloire 0.89
183. Donyell Marshall 0.89
184. James Bailey 0.88
185. Brian Skinner 0.88
186. Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
187. Greg Anderson 0.87
188. Kent Benson 0.86
189. Tim Perry 0.86
190. Tracy McGrady* 0.86
191. Bison Dele 0.86
192. Ed Davis 0.86
193. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
194. Tony Battie 0.85
195. Danny Manning 0.85
196. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
197. Dirk Nowitzki 0.85
198. George Gervin* 0.85
199. Steve Johnson 0.85
200. Dwyane Wade 0.85
201. Timofey Mozgov 0.84
202. Joe Smith 0.84
203. Larry Bird* 0.84
204. Buck Williams 0.84
205. Mark Blount 0.84
206. Felton Spencer 0.83
207. Michael Jordan* 0.83
208. Danny Green 0.83
209. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
210. Kenneth Faried 0.83
211. Charles Barkley* 0.83
212. David West 0.82
213. Danny Granger 0.82
214. Gerald Wallace 0.82
215. Alvan Adams 0.82
216. Andray Blatche 0.81
217. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
218. Len Elmore 0.80
219. David Thompson* 0.80
220. Rudy Gay 0.80
221. Lionel Simmons 0.80
222. Jason Maxiell 0.79
223. Christian Laettner 0.78
224. Karl Malone* 0.78
225. LeBron James 0.77
226. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
227. Brad Lohaus 0.77
228. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
229. Marques Johnson 0.76
230. Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
231. Kurt Thomas 0.76
232. Nene Hilario 0.75
233. Aaron Williams 0.75
234. James Edwards 0.74
235. Kosta Koufos 0.74
236. Brian Grant 0.74
237. Jim Petersen 0.74
238. Danny Schayes 0.74
239. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
240. Eddy Curry 0.73
241. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 0.73
242. Sam Perkins 0.73
  Jim Brewer 0.73
244. Brad Daugherty 0.72
245. Chris Morris 0.72
246. Ron Harper 0.72
247. Sidney Wicks 0.72
248. Omer Asik 0.72
249. Kevin Seraphin 0.72
250. Tristan Thompson 0.72

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Artis Gilmore* 3.41
2. Caldwell Jones 3.38
3. Billy Paultz 2.34
4. Julius Erving* 2.01
5. Darnell Hillman 1.57
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