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.Marcus Camby 2.40
14.Artis Gilmore* 2.39
15.Anthony Davis 2.34
16.Myles Turner 2.29
17.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
18.Hassan Whiteside 2.24
19.Bill Walton* 2.21
20.Larry Nance 2.20
21.Tree Rollins 2.20
22.Rudy Gobert 2.20
23.Tim Duncan* 2.17
24.Elvin Hayes* 1.98
25.Ben Wallace* 1.96
26.Benoit Benjamin 1.96
27.Serge Ibaka 1.92
28.Josh Smith 1.92
29.Yao Ming* 1.89
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Dwight Howard 1.79
33.Brook Lopez 1.79
34.Sam Bowie 1.78
35.Caldwell Jones 1.77
36.Samuel Dalembert 1.74
37.Kevin McHale* 1.74
38.Roy Hinson 1.74
39.Roy Hibbert 1.73
40.Elton Brand 1.73
41.Jim McIlvaine 1.72
42.Greg Ostertag 1.71
43.Harvey Catchings 1.69
44.Julius Erving* 1.67
45.Ralph Sampson* 1.65
46.Hot Rod Williams 1.64
47.Mike Green 1.64
48.Raef LaFrentz 1.63
49.Emeka Okafor 1.63
50.Adonal Foyle 1.63
51.Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
52.Pervis Ellison 1.59
53.Pau Gasol 1.58
54.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
55.Andrew Bynum 1.57
56.Charles Jones 1.56
57.Wayne Cooper 1.56
58.Alton Lister 1.55
59.Andrew Bogut 1.55
60.Terry Tyler 1.54
61.Oliver Miller 1.54
62.Bob Lanier* 1.54
63.Elden Campbell 1.53
64.Sam Lacey 1.52
65.Billy Paultz 1.52
66.DeAndre Jordan 1.52
67.Clint Capela 1.52
68.Andrew Lang 1.49
69.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
70.Nerlens Noel 1.48
71.Robert Parish* 1.47
72.JaVale McGee 1.46
73.Herb Williams 1.46
74.Andre Drummond 1.45
75.Chris Webber* 1.44
76.John Henson 1.44
77.Vlade Divac* 1.44
78.Marvin Webster 1.43
79.Dan Roundfield 1.43
80.Chris Andersen 1.43
81.Duane Causwell 1.42
82.Erick Dampier 1.42
83.Joel Przybilla 1.41
84.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
85.Marc Gasol 1.41
86.Bobby Jones* 1.40
87.Charles Smith 1.40
88.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
89.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
90.Brendan Haywood 1.36
91.Karl-Anthony Towns 1.35
92.Derrick Coleman 1.35
93.Gar Heard 1.34
94.Tom Burleson 1.33
95.James Donaldson 1.32
96.Rasheed Wallace 1.32
97.John Salley 1.31
98.Darko Miličić 1.31
99.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
100.Bo Outlaw 1.31
101.Joakim Noah 1.30
102.Moses Malone* 1.30
103.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.30
104.Bismack Biyombo 1.30
105.Mark West 1.29
106.Ervin Johnson 1.29
107.Rony Seikaly 1.29
108.Darnell Hillman 1.28
109.Rik Smits 1.28
110.Chris Kaman 1.27
111.Kelvin Cato 1.27
112.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
113.Stromile Swift 1.25
114.Jakob Poeltl 1.25
115.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
116.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
117.Shawn Kemp 1.22
118.Joe Meriweather 1.21
119.Al Jefferson 1.19
120.Derrick Favors 1.19
121.Al Horford 1.18
122.Kim Hughes 1.18
123.Jusuf Nurkić 1.17
124.Thurl Bailey 1.17
125.Dale Davis 1.16
126.Chris Dudley 1.16
127.Kendrick Perkins 1.15
128.Rasho Nesterović 1.15
129.Tyson Chandler 1.15
130.Mychal Thompson 1.15
131.Kenyon Martin 1.14
132.DeMarcus Cousins 1.13
133.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
134.Kevin Durant 1.12
135.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
136.Darius Miles 1.11
137.Ben Poquette 1.11
138.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.10
139.Randy Breuer 1.10
140.Jerami Grant 1.10
141.Marcin Gortat 1.10
142.Jim Chones 1.10
143.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
144.Robin Lopez 1.09
145.Antonio McDyess 1.09
146.Kermit Washington 1.08
147.Joel Anthony 1.08
148.Shawn Marion 1.06
149.Steven Hunter 1.05
150.Mike Gminski 1.05
151.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
152.DeSagana Diop 1.05
153.Etan Thomas 1.04
154.Chris Bosh* 1.04
155.Draymond Green 1.03
156.Taj Gibson 1.03
157.P.J. Brown 1.02
158.Len Elmore 1.02
159.Chris Mihm 1.02
160.George Gervin* 1.02
161.Clifford Ray 1.01
162.Jon Koncak 1.01
163.Vin Baker 1.01
164.Clifford Robinson 1.01
165.Brandan Wright 0.99
166.Jonas Valančiūnas 0.99
167.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
168.Antonio Davis 0.98
169.Horace Grant 0.98
170.Robert Covington 0.97
171.John Gianelli 0.97
172.Luc Longley 0.97
173.Amir Johnson 0.96
174.Paul Millsap 0.96
175.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
176.Alex Len 0.96
177.Spencer Hawes 0.95
178.Dave Corzine 0.95
179.Steven Adams 0.95
180.Jack Sikma* 0.95
181.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
182.Clemon Johnson 0.94
183.Antoine Carr 0.94
184.Robert Horry 0.93
185.Dave Cowens* 0.93
186.Lamar Odom 0.93
187.Shane Battier 0.93
188.Reggie Lewis 0.93
189.Rich Kelley 0.92
190.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
191.Nikola Vučević 0.91
192.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
193.Rick Mahorn 0.90
194.Dave Greenwood 0.89
195.Gorgui Dieng 0.89
196.Mason Plumlee 0.89
197.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
198.Donyell Marshall 0.89
199.James Bailey 0.88
200.Brian Skinner 0.88
201.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
202.Greg Anderson 0.87
203.Kent Benson 0.86
204.James Johnson 0.86
205.Tim Perry 0.86
206.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
207.David Thompson* 0.86
208.Bison Dele 0.86
209.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
210.Tony Battie 0.85
211.Danny Manning 0.85
212.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
213.Steve Johnson 0.85
214.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
215.Joe Smith 0.84
216.Larry Bird* 0.84
217.Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
218.Buck Williams 0.84
219.Mark Blount 0.84
220.Dwyane Wade 0.84
221.Felton Spencer 0.83
222.Michael Jordan* 0.83
223.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
224.Charles Barkley* 0.83
225.David West 0.82
226.Danny Granger 0.82
227.Kenneth Faried 0.82
228.Gerald Wallace 0.82
229.Alvan Adams 0.82
230.Montrezl Harrell 0.81
231.Andray Blatche 0.81
232.Wil Jones 0.81
233.Dewayne Dedmon 0.80
234.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
235.Lionel Simmons 0.80
236.Willie Cauley-Stein 0.79
237.Jason Maxiell 0.79
238.Ed Davis 0.78
239.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.78
240.Christian Laettner 0.78
241.Karl Malone* 0.78
242.Danny Green 0.77
243.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
244.Brad Lohaus 0.77
245.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
246.LeBron James 0.76
247.Marques Johnson 0.76
248.Kurt Thomas 0.76
249.Aaron Williams 0.75
250.Nenê 0.75

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

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.Marcus Camby 2.40
14.Anthony Davis 2.34
15.Myles Turner 2.29
16.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17.Hassan Whiteside 2.24
18.Bill Walton* 2.21
19.Larry Nance 2.20
20.Tree Rollins 2.20
21.Rudy Gobert 2.20
22.Tim Duncan* 2.17
23.Elvin Hayes* 1.98
24.Ben Wallace* 1.96
25.Benoit Benjamin 1.96
26.Artis Gilmore* 1.92
27.Serge Ibaka 1.92
28.Josh Smith 1.92
29.Yao Ming* 1.89
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Dwight Howard 1.79
33.Brook Lopez 1.79
34.Sam Bowie 1.78
35.Samuel Dalembert 1.74
36.Kevin McHale* 1.74
37.Roy Hinson 1.74
38.Roy Hibbert 1.73
39.Elton Brand 1.73
40.Jim McIlvaine 1.72
41.Greg Ostertag 1.71
42.Harvey Catchings 1.69
43.Ralph Sampson* 1.65
44.Hot Rod Williams 1.64
45.Raef LaFrentz 1.63
46.Emeka Okafor 1.63
47.Adonal Foyle 1.63
48.Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
49.Pervis Ellison 1.59
50.Pau Gasol 1.58
51.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
52.Andrew Bynum 1.57
53.Charles Jones 1.56
54.Wayne Cooper 1.56
55.Julius Erving* 1.55
56.Alton Lister 1.55
57.Andrew Bogut 1.55
58.Terry Tyler 1.54
59.Oliver Miller 1.54
60.Bob Lanier* 1.54
61.Elden Campbell 1.53
62.Sam Lacey 1.52
63.DeAndre Jordan 1.52
64.Clint Capela 1.52
65.Dan Roundfield 1.50
66.Andrew Lang 1.49
67.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68.Nerlens Noel 1.48
69.Robert Parish* 1.47
70.JaVale McGee 1.46
71.Herb Williams 1.46
72.Andre Drummond 1.45
73.Chris Webber* 1.44
74.John Henson 1.44
75.Vlade Divac* 1.44
76.Marvin Webster 1.43
77.Chris Andersen 1.43
78.Caldwell Jones 1.42
79.Duane Causwell 1.42
80.Erick Dampier 1.42
81.Joel Przybilla 1.41
82.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
83.Marc Gasol 1.41
84.Charles Smith 1.40
85.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
86.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
87.Brendan Haywood 1.36
88.Karl-Anthony Towns 1.35
89.Derrick Coleman 1.35
90.Gar Heard 1.34
91.Tom Burleson 1.33
92.James Donaldson 1.32
93.Rasheed Wallace 1.32
94.John Salley 1.31
95.Darko Miličić 1.31
96.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
97.Bo Outlaw 1.31
98.Moses Malone* 1.30
99.Joakim Noah 1.30
100.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.30
101.Bismack Biyombo 1.30
102.Mark West 1.29
103.Ervin Johnson 1.29
104.Rony Seikaly 1.29
105.Rik Smits 1.28
106.Bobby Jones* 1.27
107.Chris Kaman 1.27
108.Kelvin Cato 1.27
109.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
110.Stromile Swift 1.25
111.Jakob Poeltl 1.25
112.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
113.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
114.Shawn Kemp 1.22
115.Joe Meriweather 1.21
116.Al Jefferson 1.19
117.Derrick Favors 1.19
118.Al Horford 1.18
119.Jusuf Nurkić 1.17
120.Thurl Bailey 1.17
121.Dale Davis 1.16
122.Chris Dudley 1.16
123.Kendrick Perkins 1.15
124.Rasho Nesterović 1.15
125.Tyson Chandler 1.15
126.Mychal Thompson 1.15
127.Kenyon Martin 1.14
128.DeMarcus Cousins 1.13
129.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
130.Kevin Durant 1.12
131.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
132.Darius Miles 1.11
133.Billy Paultz 1.11
134.Ben Poquette 1.11
135.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.10
136.Randy Breuer 1.10
137.Jerami Grant 1.10
138.Marcin Gortat 1.10
139.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
140.Robin Lopez 1.09
141.Antonio McDyess 1.09
142.Kermit Washington 1.08
143.Joel Anthony 1.08
144.Shawn Marion 1.06
145.Steven Hunter 1.05
146.Mike Gminski 1.05
147.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
148.DeSagana Diop 1.05
149.Etan Thomas 1.04
150.Chris Bosh* 1.04
151.Jim Chones 1.03
152.Draymond Green 1.03
153.Taj Gibson 1.03
154.P.J. Brown 1.02
155.Chris Mihm 1.02
156.Clifford Ray 1.01
157.Jon Koncak 1.01
158.Vin Baker 1.01
159.Clifford Robinson 1.01
160.Brandan Wright 0.99
161.Jonas Valančiūnas 0.99
162.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
163.Antonio Davis 0.98
164.Horace Grant 0.98
165.Robert Covington 0.97
166.John Gianelli 0.97
167.Luc Longley 0.97
168.Amir Johnson 0.96
169.Paul Millsap 0.96
170.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
171.Alex Len 0.96
172.Spencer Hawes 0.95
173.Dave Corzine 0.95
174.Steven Adams 0.95
175.Jack Sikma* 0.95
176.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
177.Clemon Johnson 0.94
178.Antoine Carr 0.94
179.Robert Horry 0.93
180.Dave Cowens* 0.93
181.Lamar Odom 0.93
182.Shane Battier 0.93
183.Reggie Lewis 0.93
184.Rich Kelley 0.92
185.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
186.Nikola Vučević 0.91
187.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
188.Rick Mahorn 0.90
189.Dave Greenwood 0.89
190.Gorgui Dieng 0.89
191.Mason Plumlee 0.89
192.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
193.Donyell Marshall 0.89
194.James Bailey 0.88
195.Brian Skinner 0.88
196.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
197.Greg Anderson 0.87
198.Kent Benson 0.86
199.James Johnson 0.86
200.Tim Perry 0.86
201.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
202.Bison Dele 0.86
203.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
204.Tony Battie 0.85
205.Danny Manning 0.85
206.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
207.George Gervin* 0.85
208.Steve Johnson 0.85
209.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
210.Joe Smith 0.84
211.Larry Bird* 0.84
212.Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
213.Buck Williams 0.84
214.Mark Blount 0.84
215.Dwyane Wade 0.84
216.Felton Spencer 0.83
217.Michael Jordan* 0.83
218.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
219.Charles Barkley* 0.83
220.David West 0.82
221.Danny Granger 0.82
222.Kenneth Faried 0.82
223.Gerald Wallace 0.82
224.Alvan Adams 0.82
225.Montrezl Harrell 0.81
226.Andray Blatche 0.81
227.Dewayne Dedmon 0.80
228.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
229.Len Elmore 0.80
230.David Thompson* 0.80
231.Lionel Simmons 0.80
232.Willie Cauley-Stein 0.79
233.Jason Maxiell 0.79
234.Ed Davis 0.78
235.Christian Laettner 0.78
236.Karl Malone* 0.78
237.Danny Green 0.77
238.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
239.Brad Lohaus 0.77
240.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
241.LeBron James 0.76
242.Marques Johnson 0.76
243.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
244.Kurt Thomas 0.76
245.Aaron Williams 0.75
246.Nenê 0.75
247.James Edwards 0.74
248.Brian Grant 0.74
249.Jim Petersen 0.74
250.Danny Schayes 0.74