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 2.19
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 1.67
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 1.60
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. JaVale McGee 1.54
59. Terry Tyler 1.54
60. Andre Drummond 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. Andrew Lang 1.49
67. Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68. Marc Gasol 1.49
69. John Henson 1.48
70. Robert Parish* 1.47
71. Herb Williams 1.46
72. Chris Webber 1.44
73. Vlade Divac 1.44
74. Bismack Biyombo 1.43
75. Marvin Webster 1.43
76. Dan Roundfield 1.43
77. Chris Andersen 1.43
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. Tom Burleson 1.33
90. James Donaldson 1.32
91. Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.32
92. Joakim Noah 1.32
93. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
94. John Salley 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 1.27
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. Joe Meriweather 1.21
114. Al Horford 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. Taj Gibson 1.12
128. Kevin Durant 1.11
129. Kevin Kunnert 1.11
  Darius Miles 1.11
131. Ben Poquette 1.11
132. Marcin Gortat 1.11
133. Randy Breuer 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 1.07
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 1.04
149. P.J. Brown 1.02
150. Len Elmore 1.02
151. Gorgui Dieng 1.02
152. Jonas Valanciunas 1.02
153. Chris Mihm 1.02
154. George Gervin* 1.02
155. Clifford Ray 1.01
156. Jon Koncak 1.01
157. Vin Baker 1.01
158. Clifford Robinson 1.01
159. Brandan Wright 0.99
160. Kyle O'Quinn 0.99
161. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
162. Antonio Davis 0.98
163. Steven Adams 0.98
164. Horace Grant 0.98
165. Amir Johnson 0.97
166. John Gianelli 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. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
173. Clemon Johnson 0.94
174. Nikola Vucevic 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. James Johnson 0.91
184. Bill Laimbeer 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 0.85
199. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
200. Dirk Nowitzki 0.85
201. Tony Battie 0.85
202. Danny Manning 0.85
203. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
204. Dwyane Wade 0.85
205. Steve Johnson 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. Danny Green 0.84
212. Felton Spencer 0.83
213. Michael Jordan* 0.83
214. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
215. Charles Barkley* 0.83
216. David West 0.82
217. Kenneth Faried 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. Kosta Koufos 0.75
237. James Edwards 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. Sam Perkins 0.73
  Jim Brewer 0.73
245. Brad Daugherty 0.72
246. Chris Morris 0.72
247. Ron Harper 0.72
248. Sidney Wicks 0.72
249. Omer Asik 0.72
250. Kevin Seraphin 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 2.19
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 1.67
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 1.60
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. JaVale McGee 1.54
57. Terry Tyler 1.54
58. Andre Drummond 1.54
59. Oliver Miller 1.54
60. Bob Lanier* 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. Marc Gasol 1.49
67. John Henson 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. Bismack Biyombo 1.43
74. Chris Andersen 1.43
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. Tom Burleson 1.33
87. James Donaldson 1.32
88. Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.32
89. Joakim Noah 1.32
90. Rasheed Wallace 1.32
91. John Salley 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 1.27
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. Joe Meriweather 1.21
111. Al Horford 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. Taj Gibson 1.12
124. Kevin Durant 1.11
125. Darius Miles 1.11
  Kevin Kunnert 1.11
127. Billy Paultz 1.11
128. Ben Poquette 1.11
129. Marcin Gortat 1.11
130. Randy Breuer 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 1.07
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 1.04
145. Jim Chones 1.03
146. P.J. Brown 1.02
147. Gorgui Dieng 1.02
148. Jonas Valanciunas 1.02
149. Chris Mihm 1.02
150. Clifford Ray 1.01
151. Jon Koncak 1.01
152. Vin Baker 1.01
153. Clifford Robinson 1.01
154. Brandan Wright 0.99
155. Kyle O'Quinn 0.99
156. LaSalle Thompson 0.99
157. Antonio Davis 0.98
158. Steven Adams 0.98
159. Horace Grant 0.98
160. Amir Johnson 0.97
161. John Gianelli 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. Steve Stipanovich 0.94
168. Clemon Johnson 0.94
169. Nikola Vucevic 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. James Johnson 0.91
179. Bill Laimbeer 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 0.85
193. Andrea Bargnani 0.85
194. Dirk Nowitzki 0.85
195. Tony Battie 0.85
196. Danny Manning 0.85
197. Dan Gadzuric 0.85
198. Dwyane Wade 0.85
199. George Gervin* 0.85
200. Steve Johnson 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. Danny Green 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. Kenneth Faried 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. Kosta Koufos 0.75
235. James Edwards 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. Sam Perkins 0.73
  Jim Brewer 0.73
243. Brad Daugherty 0.72
244. Chris Morris 0.72
245. Ron Harper 0.72
246. Sidney Wicks 0.72
247. Omer Asik 0.72
248. Kevin Seraphin 0.72
249. Tristan Thompson 0.72
250. Lou Amundson 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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