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.Hassan Whiteside 2.42
14.Marcus Camby 2.40
15.Anthony Davis 2.39
16.Artis Gilmore* 2.39
17.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
18.Bill Walton* 2.21
19.Larry Nance 2.20
20.Tree Rollins 2.20
21.Rudy Gobert 2.17
22.Tim Duncan* 2.17
23.Serge Ibaka 2.07
24.Elvin Hayes* 1.98
25.Ben Wallace 1.96
26.Benoit Benjamin 1.96
27.Josh Smith 1.92
28.Dwight Howard 1.91
29.Yao Ming* 1.89
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Brook Lopez 1.80
33.Sam Bowie 1.78
34.Caldwell Jones 1.77
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.Julius Erving* 1.67
44.Ralph Sampson* 1.65
45.Hot Rod Williams 1.64
46.Mike Green 1.64
47.Raef LaFrentz 1.63
48.Emeka Okafor 1.63
49.Adonal Foyle 1.63
50.DeAndre Jordan 1.60
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.Andre Drummond 1.57
57.Charles Jones 1.56
58.Wayne Cooper 1.56
59.Alton Lister 1.55
60.Andrew Bogut 1.55
61.Terry Tyler 1.54
62.Oliver Miller 1.54
63.JaVale McGee 1.54
64.Bob Lanier* 1.54
65.Elden Campbell 1.53
66.Sam Lacey 1.52
67.Billy Paultz 1.52
68.Andrew Lang 1.49
69.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
70.Robert Parish* 1.47
71.Herb Williams 1.46
72.Chris Webber 1.44
73.John Henson 1.44
74.Vlade Divac* 1.44
75.Marvin Webster 1.43
76.Dan Roundfield 1.43
77.Chris Andersen 1.43
78.Marc Gasol 1.43
79.Duane Causwell 1.42
80.Erick Dampier 1.42
81.Joel Przybilla 1.41
82.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
83.Bobby Jones* 1.40
84.Charles Smith 1.40
85.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
86.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
87.Brendan Haywood 1.36
88.Derrick Coleman 1.35
89.Bismack Biyombo 1.34
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.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.31
96.Darko Miličić 1.31
97.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
98.Bo Outlaw 1.31
99.Joakim Noah 1.30
100.Moses Malone* 1.30
101.Mark West 1.29
102.Ervin Johnson 1.29
103.Rony Seikaly 1.29
104.Darnell Hillman 1.28
105.Rik Smits 1.28
106.Chris Kaman 1.27
107.Kelvin Cato 1.27
108.Derrick Favors 1.26
109.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
110.Stromile Swift 1.25
111.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
112.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
113.DeMarcus Cousins 1.23
114.Shawn Kemp 1.22
115.Joe Meriweather 1.21
116.Al Jefferson 1.19
117.Al Horford 1.18
118.Kim Hughes 1.18
119.Thurl Bailey 1.17
120.Robin Lopez 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.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
129.Jerami Grant 1.12
130.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
 Darius Miles 1.11
132.Kevin Durant 1.11
133.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
134.Ben Poquette 1.11
135.Randy Breuer 1.10
136.Marcin Gortat 1.10
137.Jim Chones 1.10
138.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
139.Antonio McDyess 1.09
140.Kermit Washington 1.08
141.Joel Anthony 1.08
142.Shawn Marion 1.06
143.Draymond Green 1.06
144.Steven Hunter 1.05
145.Mike Gminski 1.05
146.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
147.Taj Gibson 1.05
148.DeSagana Diop 1.05
149.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.05
150.Etan Thomas 1.04
151.Chris Bosh 1.04
152.P.J. Brown 1.02
153.Len Elmore 1.02
154.Chris Mihm 1.02
155.George Gervin* 1.02
156.Clifford Ray 1.01
157.Jon Koncak 1.01
158.Vin Baker 1.01
159.Clifford Robinson 1.01
160.Steven Adams 1.00
161.Paul Millsap 1.00
162.Brandan Wright 0.99
163.Alex Len 0.99
164.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
165.Antonio Davis 0.98
166.Gorgui Dieng 0.98
167.Horace Grant 0.98
168.John Gianelli 0.97
169.Luc Longley 0.97
170.Amir Johnson 0.96
171.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
172.Spencer Hawes 0.95
173.Dave Corzine 0.95
174.Jack Sikma* 0.95
175.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
176.Clemon Johnson 0.94
177.Antoine Carr 0.94
178.Robert Horry 0.94
179.Dave Cowens* 0.93
180.Nikola Vučević 0.93
181.Lamar Odom 0.93
182.Shane Battier 0.93
183.Reggie Lewis 0.93
184.Mason Plumlee 0.92
185.Rich Kelley 0.92
186.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
187.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
188.Rick Mahorn 0.90
189.James Johnson 0.90
190.Dave Greenwood 0.89
191.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
192.Donyell Marshall 0.89
193.James Bailey 0.88
194.Brian Skinner 0.88
195.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
196.Greg Anderson 0.87
197.Kent Benson 0.86
198.Tim Perry 0.86
199.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
200.David Thompson* 0.86
201.Bison Dele 0.86
202.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
203.Tony Battie 0.85
204.Danny Manning 0.85
205.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
206.Steve Johnson 0.85
207.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
208.Joe Smith 0.84
209.Larry Bird* 0.84
 Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
211.Buck Williams 0.84
212.Dwyane Wade 0.84
 Mark Blount 0.84
214.Felton Spencer 0.83
215.Michael Jordan* 0.83
216.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
217.Charles Barkley* 0.83
218.David West 0.82
219.Danny Granger 0.82
220.Kenneth Faried 0.82
221.Gerald Wallace 0.82
222.Alvan Adams 0.82
223.Ed Davis 0.81
224.Andray Blatche 0.81
225.Wil Jones 0.81
226.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
227.Lionel Simmons 0.80
228.Jason Maxiell 0.79
229.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.78
230.Danny Green 0.78
231.Christian Laettner 0.78
232.Karl Malone* 0.78
233.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
234.Brad Lohaus 0.77
235.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
236.Rudy Gay 0.76
237.Marques Johnson 0.76
238.Kurt Thomas 0.76
239.LeBron James 0.76
240.Aaron Williams 0.75
241.Nenê Hilário 0.75
242.James Edwards 0.74
243.Brian Grant 0.74
244.Jim Petersen 0.74
245.Danny Schayes 0.74
246.Kosta Koufos 0.74
247.Lorenzen Wright 0.74
248.Eddy Curry 0.73
249.Sam Perkins 0.73
 Jim Brewer 0.73

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.Hassan Whiteside 2.42
14.Marcus Camby 2.40
15.Anthony Davis 2.39
16.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17.Bill Walton* 2.21
18.Larry Nance 2.20
19.Tree Rollins 2.20
20.Rudy Gobert 2.17
21.Tim Duncan* 2.17
22.Serge Ibaka 2.07
23.Elvin Hayes* 1.98
24.Ben Wallace 1.96
25.Benoit Benjamin 1.96
26.Artis Gilmore* 1.92
27.Josh Smith 1.92
28.Dwight Howard 1.91
29.Yao Ming* 1.89
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Brook Lopez 1.80
33.Sam Bowie 1.78
34.Samuel Dalembert 1.74
35.Kevin McHale* 1.74
36.Roy Hinson 1.74
37.Roy Hibbert 1.73
38.Elton Brand 1.73
39.Jim McIlvaine 1.72
40.Greg Ostertag 1.71
41.Harvey Catchings 1.69
42.Ralph Sampson* 1.65
43.Hot Rod Williams 1.64
44.Raef LaFrentz 1.63
45.Emeka Okafor 1.63
46.Adonal Foyle 1.63
47.DeAndre Jordan 1.60
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.Andre Drummond 1.57
54.Charles Jones 1.56
55.Wayne Cooper 1.56
56.Julius Erving* 1.55
57.Alton Lister 1.55
58.Andrew Bogut 1.55
59.Terry Tyler 1.54
60.Oliver Miller 1.54
61.JaVale McGee 1.54
62.Bob Lanier* 1.54
63.Elden Campbell 1.53
64.Sam Lacey 1.52
65.Dan Roundfield 1.50
66.Andrew Lang 1.49
67.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68.Robert Parish* 1.47
69.Herb Williams 1.46
70.Chris Webber 1.44
71.John Henson 1.44
72.Vlade Divac* 1.44
73.Marvin Webster 1.43
74.Chris Andersen 1.43
75.Marc Gasol 1.43
76.Caldwell Jones 1.42
77.Duane Causwell 1.42
78.Erick Dampier 1.42
79.Joel Przybilla 1.41
80.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
81.Charles Smith 1.40
82.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
83.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
84.Brendan Haywood 1.36
85.Derrick Coleman 1.35
86.Bismack Biyombo 1.34
87.Gar Heard 1.34
88.Tom Burleson 1.33
89.James Donaldson 1.32
90.Rasheed Wallace 1.32
91.John Salley 1.31
92.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.31
93.Darko Miličić 1.31
94.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
95.Bo Outlaw 1.31
96.Moses Malone* 1.30
97.Joakim Noah 1.30
98.Mark West 1.29
99.Ervin Johnson 1.29
100.Rony Seikaly 1.29
101.Rik Smits 1.28
102.Bobby Jones* 1.27
103.Chris Kaman 1.27
104.Kelvin Cato 1.27
105.Derrick Favors 1.26
106.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
107.Stromile Swift 1.25
108.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
109.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
110.DeMarcus Cousins 1.23
111.Shawn Kemp 1.22
112.Joe Meriweather 1.21
113.Al Jefferson 1.19
114.Al Horford 1.18
115.Thurl Bailey 1.17
116.Robin Lopez 1.17
117.Dale Davis 1.16
118.Chris Dudley 1.16
119.Kendrick Perkins 1.15
120.Rasho Nesterović 1.15
121.Tyson Chandler 1.15
122.Mychal Thompson 1.15
123.Kenyon Martin 1.14
124.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
125.Jerami Grant 1.12
126.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
 Darius Miles 1.11
128.Kevin Durant 1.11
129.Billy Paultz 1.11
130.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
131.Ben Poquette 1.11
132.Randy Breuer 1.10
133.Marcin Gortat 1.10
134.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
135.Antonio McDyess 1.09
136.Kermit Washington 1.08
137.Joel Anthony 1.08
138.Shawn Marion 1.06
139.Draymond Green 1.06
140.Steven Hunter 1.05
141.Mike Gminski 1.05
142.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
143.Taj Gibson 1.05
144.DeSagana Diop 1.05
145.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.05
146.Etan Thomas 1.04
147.Chris Bosh 1.04
148.Jim Chones 1.03
149.P.J. Brown 1.02
150.Chris Mihm 1.02
151.Clifford Ray 1.01
152.Jon Koncak 1.01
153.Vin Baker 1.01
154.Clifford Robinson 1.01
155.Steven Adams 1.00
156.Paul Millsap 1.00
157.Brandan Wright 0.99
158.Alex Len 0.99
159.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
160.Antonio Davis 0.98
161.Gorgui Dieng 0.98
162.Horace Grant 0.98
163.John Gianelli 0.97
164.Luc Longley 0.97
165.Amir Johnson 0.96
166.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
167.Spencer Hawes 0.95
168.Dave Corzine 0.95
169.Jack Sikma* 0.95
170.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
171.Clemon Johnson 0.94
172.Antoine Carr 0.94
173.Robert Horry 0.94
174.Dave Cowens* 0.93
175.Nikola Vučević 0.93
176.Lamar Odom 0.93
177.Shane Battier 0.93
178.Reggie Lewis 0.93
179.Mason Plumlee 0.92
180.Rich Kelley 0.92
181.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
182.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
183.Rick Mahorn 0.90
184.James Johnson 0.90
185.Dave Greenwood 0.89
186.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
187.Donyell Marshall 0.89
188.James Bailey 0.88
189.Brian Skinner 0.88
190.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
191.Greg Anderson 0.87
192.Kent Benson 0.86
193.Tim Perry 0.86
194.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
195.Bison Dele 0.86
196.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
197.Tony Battie 0.85
198.Danny Manning 0.85
199.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
200.George Gervin* 0.85
201.Steve Johnson 0.85
202.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
203.Joe Smith 0.84
204.Larry Bird* 0.84
 Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
206.Buck Williams 0.84
207.Dwyane Wade 0.84
 Mark Blount 0.84
209.Felton Spencer 0.83
210.Michael Jordan* 0.83
211.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
212.Charles Barkley* 0.83
213.David West 0.82
214.Danny Granger 0.82
215.Kenneth Faried 0.82
216.Gerald Wallace 0.82
217.Alvan Adams 0.82
218.Ed Davis 0.81
219.Andray Blatche 0.81
220.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
221.Len Elmore 0.80
222.David Thompson* 0.80
223.Lionel Simmons 0.80
224.Jason Maxiell 0.79
225.Danny Green 0.78
226.Christian Laettner 0.78
227.Karl Malone* 0.78
228.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
229.Brad Lohaus 0.77
230.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
231.Rudy Gay 0.76
232.Marques Johnson 0.76
233.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
234.Kurt Thomas 0.76
235.LeBron James 0.76
236.Aaron Williams 0.75
237.Nenê Hilário 0.75
238.James Edwards 0.74
239.Brian Grant 0.74
240.Jim Petersen 0.74
241.Danny Schayes 0.74
242.Kosta Koufos 0.74
243.Lorenzen Wright 0.74
244.Eddy Curry 0.73
245.Jim Brewer 0.73
 Sam Perkins 0.73
247.Brad Daugherty 0.72
248.Chris Morris 0.72
249.Ron Harper 0.72
250.Tristan Thompson 0.72