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 2.40
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Artis Gilmore* 2.39
16. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17. Serge Ibaka 2.24
18. Bill Walton* 2.21
19. Larry Nance 2.20
20. Tree Rollins 2.20
21. Tim Duncan 2.17
22. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
23. Dwight Howard 1.98
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. Greg Ostertag 1.71
39. DeAndre Jordan 1.70
40. Harvey Catchings 1.69
41. Brook Lopez 1.68
42. Julius Erving* 1.67
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. Pau Gasol 1.61
50. Joe Barry Carroll 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. Alton Lister 1.55
58. Terry Tyler 1.54
59. Oliver Miller 1.54
60. Bob Lanier* 1.54
61. Elden Campbell 1.53
62. Andre Drummond 1.53
63. Sam Lacey 1.52
64. Billy Paultz 1.52
65. Marc Gasol 1.50
66. JaVale McGee 1.50
67. Andrew Lang 1.49
68. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
69. Robert Parish* 1.47
70. Herb Williams 1.46
71. Chris Webber 1.44
72. Bismack Biyombo 1.44
73. Vlade Divac 1.44
74. Marvin Webster 1.43
75. Dan Roundfield 1.43
76. Chris Andersen 1.43
77. Duane Causwell 1.42
78. Erick Dampier 1.42
79. Joel Przybilla 1.41
80. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
81. Bobby Jones 1.40
82. Charles Smith 1.40
83. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
84. Kevin Garnett 1.39
85. Brendan Haywood 1.36
86. Joakim Noah 1.35
87. Derrick Coleman 1.35
88. Gar Heard 1.34
89. Tom Burleson 1.33
90. James Donaldson 1.32
91. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
92. John Salley 1.31
93. Darko Milicic 1.31
94. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
95. Bo Outlaw 1.31
96. Moses Malone* 1.30
97. Mark West 1.29
98. Ervin Johnson 1.29
99. Rony Seikaly 1.29
100. Darnell Hillman 1.28
101. Rik Smits 1.28
102. Derrick Favors 1.27
103. Chris Kaman 1.27
104. Kelvin Cato 1.27
105. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
106. Stromile Swift 1.25
107. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
108. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
109. Robin Lopez 1.23
110. DeMarcus Cousins 1.22
111. Shawn Kemp 1.22
112. Joe Meriweather 1.21
113. Tyson Chandler 1.21
114. Al Horford 1.20
115. Al Jefferson 1.19
116. Kim Hughes 1.18
117. Thurl Bailey 1.17
118. Dale Davis 1.16
119. Chris Dudley 1.16
120. Kendrick Perkins 1.15
121. Taj Gibson 1.15
122. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
123. Mychal Thompson 1.15
124. Kenyon Martin 1.14
125. Marcin Gortat 1.13
126. Andris Biedrins 1.12
127. Kevin Durant 1.11
128. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
130. Ben Poquette 1.11
131. Randy Breuer 1.10
132. Jim Chones 1.10
133. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
134. Antonio McDyess 1.09
135. Kermit Washington 1.08
136. Joel Anthony 1.08
137. Draymond Green 1.08
138. Shawn Marion 1.06
139. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.06
140. Steven Hunter 1.05
141. Mike Gminski 1.05
142. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
143. DeSagana Diop 1.05
144. Etan Thomas 1.04
145. Chris Bosh 1.04
146. Paul Millsap 1.04
147. Jonas Valanciunas 1.04
148. P.J. Brown 1.02
149. Len Elmore 1.02
150. Chris Mihm 1.02
151. George Gervin* 1.02
152. Clifford Ray 1.01
153. Jon Koncak 1.01
154. Vin Baker 1.01
155. Amir Johnson 1.01
156. Clifford Robinson 1.01
157. Brandan Wright 0.99
158. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
159. Antonio Davis 0.98
160. Horace Grant 0.98
161. John Gianelli 0.97
162. Luc Longley 0.97
163. Spencer Hawes 0.95
164. Dave Corzine 0.95
165. Jack Sikma 0.95
166. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
167. Clemon Johnson 0.94
168. Antoine Carr 0.94
169. Robert Horry 0.94
170. James Johnson 0.93
171. Dave Cowens* 0.93
172. Lamar Odom 0.93
173. Shane Battier 0.93
174. Reggie Lewis 0.93
175. Nikola Vucevic 0.92
176. Rich Kelley 0.92
177. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
178. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
179. Rick Mahorn 0.90
180. Ed Davis 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. Dwyane Wade 0.86
189. Kent Benson 0.86
190. Tim Perry 0.86
191. Tracy McGrady* 0.86
192. David Thompson* 0.86
193. Bison Dele 0.86
194. Dirk Nowitzki 0.86
195. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
196. Tony Battie 0.85
197. Danny Manning 0.85
198. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
199. Steve Johnson 0.85
200. Timofey Mozgov 0.84
201. Joe Smith 0.84
202. Larry Bird* 0.84
203. Buck Williams 0.84
204. Mark Blount 0.84
205. Danny Green 0.84
206. Kenneth Faried 0.84
207. Felton Spencer 0.83
208. Michael Jordan* 0.83
209. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
210. Charles Barkley* 0.83
211. David West 0.82
212. Danny Granger 0.82
213. Gerald Wallace 0.82
214. Alvan Adams 0.82
215. Andray Blatche 0.81
216. Rudy Gay 0.81
217. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
218. Lionel Simmons 0.80
219. Jason Maxiell 0.79
220. Christian Laettner 0.78
221. LeBron James 0.78
222. Karl Malone* 0.78
223. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
224. Brad Lohaus 0.77
225. Nene Hilario 0.76
226. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
227. Marques Johnson 0.76
228. Kosta Koufos 0.76
229. Kurt Thomas 0.76
230. Aaron Williams 0.75
231. James Edwards 0.74
232. Brian Grant 0.74
233. Jim Petersen 0.74
234. Danny Schayes 0.74
235. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
236. Tristan Thompson 0.73
237. Eddy Curry 0.73
238. Sam Perkins 0.73
  Jim Brewer 0.73
240. Brad Daugherty 0.72
241. Chris Morris 0.72
242. Ron Harper 0.72
243. Sidney Wicks 0.72
244. Omer Asik 0.72
245. Kevin Seraphin 0.72
246. Lou Amundson 0.71
247. Cliff Levingston 0.71
  Mehmet Okur 0.71
249. Leon Douglas 0.71
250. Kawhi Leonard 0.71
  Samaki Walker 0.71

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 2.40
14. Marcus Camby 2.40
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
16. Serge Ibaka 2.24
17. Bill Walton* 2.21
18. Larry Nance 2.20
19. Tree Rollins 2.20
20. Tim Duncan 2.17
21. Elvin Hayes* 1.98
22. Dwight Howard 1.98
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. Greg Ostertag 1.71
38. DeAndre Jordan 1.70
39. Harvey Catchings 1.69
40. Brook Lopez 1.68
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. Pau Gasol 1.61
47. Joe Barry Carroll 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. Alton Lister 1.55
56. Terry Tyler 1.54
57. Oliver Miller 1.54
58. Bob Lanier* 1.54
59. Elden Campbell 1.53
60. Andre Drummond 1.53
61. Sam Lacey 1.52
62. Dan Roundfield 1.50
63. Marc Gasol 1.50
64. JaVale McGee 1.50
65. Andrew Lang 1.49
66. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
67. Robert Parish* 1.47
68. Herb Williams 1.46
69. Chris Webber 1.44
70. Bismack Biyombo 1.44
71. Vlade Divac 1.44
72. Marvin Webster 1.43
73. Chris Andersen 1.43
74. Caldwell Jones 1.42
75. Duane Causwell 1.42
76. Erick Dampier 1.42
77. Joel Przybilla 1.41
78. Darryl Dawkins 1.41
79. Charles Smith 1.40
80. Michael Olowokandi 1.39
81. Kevin Garnett 1.39
82. Brendan Haywood 1.36
83. Joakim Noah 1.35
84. Derrick Coleman 1.35
85. Gar Heard 1.34
86. Tom Burleson 1.33
87. James Donaldson 1.32
88. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
89. John Salley 1.31
90. Darko Milicic 1.31
91. Tyrus Thomas 1.31
92. Bo Outlaw 1.31
93. Moses Malone* 1.30
94. Mark West 1.29
95. Ervin Johnson 1.29
96. Rony Seikaly 1.29
97. Rik Smits 1.28
98. Derrick Favors 1.27
99. Bobby Jones 1.27
100. Chris Kaman 1.27
101. Kelvin Cato 1.27
102. Ronny Turiaf 1.25
103. Stromile Swift 1.25
104. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
105. Kurt Nimphius 1.23
106. Robin Lopez 1.23
107. DeMarcus Cousins 1.22
108. Shawn Kemp 1.22
109. Joe Meriweather 1.21
110. Tyson Chandler 1.21
111. Al Horford 1.20
112. Al Jefferson 1.19
113. Thurl Bailey 1.17
114. Dale Davis 1.16
115. Chris Dudley 1.16
116. Kendrick Perkins 1.15
117. Taj Gibson 1.15
118. Rasho Nesterovic 1.15
119. Mychal Thompson 1.15
120. Kenyon Martin 1.14
121. Marcin Gortat 1.13
122. Andris Biedrins 1.12
123. Kevin Durant 1.11
124. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
126. Billy Paultz 1.11
127. Ben Poquette 1.11
128. Randy Breuer 1.10
129. Spencer Haywood* 1.09
130. Antonio McDyess 1.09
131. Kermit Washington 1.08
132. Joel Anthony 1.08
133. Draymond Green 1.08
134. Shawn Marion 1.06
135. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.06
136. Steven Hunter 1.05
137. Mike Gminski 1.05
138. Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
139. DeSagana Diop 1.05
140. Etan Thomas 1.04
141. Chris Bosh 1.04
142. Paul Millsap 1.04
143. Jonas Valanciunas 1.04
144. Jim Chones 1.03
145. P.J. Brown 1.02
146. Chris Mihm 1.02
147. Clifford Ray 1.01
148. Jon Koncak 1.01
149. Vin Baker 1.01
150. Amir Johnson 1.01
151. Clifford Robinson 1.01
152. Brandan Wright 0.99
153. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
154. Antonio Davis 0.98
155. Horace Grant 0.98
156. John Gianelli 0.97
157. Luc Longley 0.97
158. Spencer Hawes 0.95
159. Dave Corzine 0.95
160. Jack Sikma 0.95
161. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
162. Clemon Johnson 0.94
163. Antoine Carr 0.94
164. Robert Horry 0.94
165. James Johnson 0.93
166. Dave Cowens* 0.93
167. Lamar Odom 0.93
168. Shane Battier 0.93
169. Reggie Lewis 0.93
170. Nikola Vucevic 0.92
171. Rich Kelley 0.92
172. Blair Rasmussen 0.91
173. Bill Laimbeer 0.90
174. Rick Mahorn 0.90
175. Ed Davis 0.90
176. Dave Greenwood 0.89
177. Jamaal Magloire 0.89
178. Donyell Marshall 0.89
179. James Bailey 0.88
180. Brian Skinner 0.88
181. Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
182. Greg Anderson 0.87
183. Dwyane Wade 0.86
184. Kent Benson 0.86
185. Tim Perry 0.86
186. Tracy McGrady* 0.86
187. Bison Dele 0.86
188. Dirk Nowitzki 0.86
189. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
190. Tony Battie 0.85
191. Danny Manning 0.85
192. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
193. George Gervin* 0.85
194. Steve Johnson 0.85
195. Timofey Mozgov 0.84
196. Joe Smith 0.84
197. Larry Bird* 0.84
198. Buck Williams 0.84
199. Mark Blount 0.84
200. Danny Green 0.84
201. Kenneth Faried 0.84
202. Felton Spencer 0.83
203. Michael Jordan* 0.83
204. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
205. Charles Barkley* 0.83
206. David West 0.82
207. Danny Granger 0.82
208. Gerald Wallace 0.82
209. Alvan Adams 0.82
210. Andray Blatche 0.81
211. Rudy Gay 0.81
212. Scottie Pippen* 0.80
213. Len Elmore 0.80
214. David Thompson* 0.80
215. Lionel Simmons 0.80
216. Jason Maxiell 0.79
217. Christian Laettner 0.78
218. LeBron James 0.78
219. Karl Malone* 0.78
220. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
221. Brad Lohaus 0.77
222. Nene Hilario 0.76
223. LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
224. Marques Johnson 0.76
225. Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
226. Kosta Koufos 0.76
227. Kurt Thomas 0.76
228. Aaron Williams 0.75
229. James Edwards 0.74
230. Brian Grant 0.74
231. Jim Petersen 0.74
232. Danny Schayes 0.74
233. Lorenzen Wright 0.74
234. Tristan Thompson 0.73
235. Eddy Curry 0.73
236. Jim Brewer 0.73
  Sam Perkins 0.73
238. Brad Daugherty 0.72
239. Chris Morris 0.72
240. Ron Harper 0.72
241. Sidney Wicks 0.72
242. Omer Asik 0.72
243. Kevin Seraphin 0.72
244. Lou Amundson 0.71
245. Mehmet Okur 0.71
  Cliff Levingston 0.71
247. Leon Douglas 0.71
248. Kawhi Leonard 0.71
  Samaki Walker 0.71
250. Francisco Garcia 0.71

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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