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 2.35
16.Hassan Whiteside 2.33
17.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
18.Rudy Gobert 2.23
19.Bill Walton* 2.21
20.Larry Nance 2.20
21.Tree Rollins 2.20
22.Tim Duncan* 2.17
23.Serge Ibaka 2.02
24.Elvin Hayes* 1.98
25.Ben Wallace* 1.96
26.Benoit Benjamin 1.96
27.Josh Smith 1.92
28.Yao Ming* 1.89
29.Dwight Howard 1.85
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Sam Bowie 1.78
33.Brook Lopez 1.77
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.Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
51.Pervis Ellison 1.59
52.Pau Gasol 1.58
53.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
54.DeAndre Jordan 1.57
55.Andrew Bynum 1.57
56.Clint Capela 1.56
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.Bob Lanier* 1.54
64.Elden Campbell 1.53
65.Andre Drummond 1.53
66.Sam Lacey 1.52
67.Billy Paultz 1.52
68.Nerlens Noel 1.51
69.JaVale McGee 1.51
70.Andrew Lang 1.49
71.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
72.Robert Parish* 1.47
73.Herb Williams 1.46
74.Chris Webber* 1.44
75.John Henson 1.44
76.Vlade Divac* 1.44
77.Karl-Anthony Towns 1.43
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.Derrick Coleman 1.35
92.Gar Heard 1.34
93.Tom Burleson 1.33
94.James Donaldson 1.32
95.Bismack Biyombo 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.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.30
102.Joakim Noah 1.30
103.Moses Malone* 1.30
104.Mark West 1.29
105.Ervin Johnson 1.29
106.Rony Seikaly 1.29
107.Darnell Hillman 1.28
108.Rik Smits 1.28
109.Chris Kaman 1.27
110.Kelvin Cato 1.27
111.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
112.Stromile Swift 1.25
113.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
114.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
115.Derrick Favors 1.23
116.Shawn Kemp 1.22
117.Joe Meriweather 1.21
118.Al Jefferson 1.19
119.DeMarcus Cousins 1.19
120.Kim Hughes 1.18
121.Al Horford 1.18
122.Thurl Bailey 1.17
123.Dale Davis 1.16
124.Chris Dudley 1.16
125.Kendrick Perkins 1.15
126.Rasho Nesterović 1.15
127.Tyson Chandler 1.15
128.Mychal Thompson 1.15
129.Kenyon Martin 1.14
130.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
131.Robin Lopez 1.12
132.Jerami Grant 1.12
133.Kevin Durant 1.11
134.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
 Darius Miles 1.11
136.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
137.Ben Poquette 1.11
138.Randy Breuer 1.10
139.Marcin Gortat 1.10
140.Jim Chones 1.10
141.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
142.Antonio McDyess 1.09
143.Kermit Washington 1.08
144.Joel Anthony 1.08
145.Shawn Marion 1.06
146.Steven Hunter 1.05
147.Mike Gminski 1.05
148.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
149.Taj Gibson 1.05
150.DeSagana Diop 1.05
151.Etan Thomas 1.04
152.Chris Bosh* 1.04
153.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.04
154.Draymond Green 1.03
155.P.J. Brown 1.02
156.Len Elmore 1.02
157.Chris Mihm 1.02
158.George Gervin* 1.02
159.Clifford Ray 1.01
160.Jon Koncak 1.01
161.Vin Baker 1.01
162.Clifford Robinson 1.01
163.Brandan Wright 0.99
164.Alex Len 0.99
165.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
166.Antonio Davis 0.98
167.Paul Millsap 0.98
168.Horace Grant 0.98
169.John Gianelli 0.97
170.Luc Longley 0.97
171.Steven Adams 0.96
172.Amir Johnson 0.96
173.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
174.Spencer Hawes 0.95
175.Dave Corzine 0.95
176.Jack Sikma* 0.95
177.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
178.Gorgui Dieng 0.94
179.Clemon Johnson 0.94
180.Antoine Carr 0.94
181.Robert Covington 0.94
182.Robert Horry 0.94
183.Dave Cowens* 0.93
184.Lamar Odom 0.93
185.Shane Battier 0.93
186.Reggie Lewis 0.93
187.Mason Plumlee 0.92
188.Rich Kelley 0.92
189.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
190.Nikola Vučević 0.91
191.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
192.Rick Mahorn 0.90
193.Dave Greenwood 0.89
194.James Johnson 0.89
195.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
196.Donyell Marshall 0.89
197.James Bailey 0.88
198.Brian Skinner 0.88
199.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
200.Greg Anderson 0.87
201.Kent Benson 0.86
202.Tim Perry 0.86
203.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
204.David Thompson* 0.86
205.Bison Dele 0.86
206.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
207.Tony Battie 0.85
208.Danny Manning 0.85
209.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
210.Steve Johnson 0.85
211.Dewayne Dedmon 0.84
212.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
213.Joe Smith 0.84
214.Larry Bird* 0.84
 Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
216.Buck Williams 0.84
217.Dwyane Wade 0.84
 Mark Blount 0.84
219.Felton Spencer 0.83
220.Michael Jordan* 0.83
221.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
222.Charles Barkley* 0.83
223.David West 0.82
224.Danny Granger 0.82
225.Kenneth Faried 0.82
226.Willie Cauley-Stein 0.82
227.Gerald Wallace 0.82
228.Alvan Adams 0.82
229.Andray Blatche 0.81
230.Wil Jones 0.81
231.Ed Davis 0.81
232.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
233.Lionel Simmons 0.80
234.Jason Maxiell 0.79
235.Danny Green 0.78
236.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.78
237.Christian Laettner 0.78
238.Karl Malone* 0.78
239.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
240.Brad Lohaus 0.77
241.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
242.Marques Johnson 0.76
243.Kurt Thomas 0.76
244.Rudy Gay 0.75
245.Aaron Williams 0.75
246.LeBron James 0.75
247.Nenê Hilário 0.75
248.James Edwards 0.74
249.Brian Grant 0.74
250.Jim Petersen 0.74

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 2.35
15.Hassan Whiteside 2.33
16.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17.Rudy Gobert 2.23
18.Bill Walton* 2.21
19.Larry Nance 2.20
20.Tree Rollins 2.20
21.Tim Duncan* 2.17
22.Serge Ibaka 2.02
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.Yao Ming* 1.89
29.Dwight Howard 1.85
30.Andrei Kirilenko 1.83
31.Jermaine O'Neal 1.80
32.Sam Bowie 1.78
33.Brook Lopez 1.77
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.Joe Barry Carroll 1.59
48.Pervis Ellison 1.59
49.Pau Gasol 1.58
50.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.57
51.DeAndre Jordan 1.57
52.Andrew Bynum 1.57
53.Clint Capela 1.56
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.Bob Lanier* 1.54
62.Elden Campbell 1.53
63.Andre Drummond 1.53
64.Sam Lacey 1.52
65.Nerlens Noel 1.51
66.JaVale McGee 1.51
67.Dan Roundfield 1.50
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.Karl-Anthony Towns 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.Derrick Coleman 1.35
89.Gar Heard 1.34
90.Tom Burleson 1.33
91.James Donaldson 1.32
92.Bismack Biyombo 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.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.30
100.Joakim Noah 1.30
101.Mark West 1.29
102.Ervin Johnson 1.29
103.Rony Seikaly 1.29
104.Rik Smits 1.28
105.Bobby Jones* 1.27
106.Chris Kaman 1.27
107.Kelvin Cato 1.27
108.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
109.Stromile Swift 1.25
110.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
111.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
112.Derrick Favors 1.23
113.Shawn Kemp 1.22
114.Joe Meriweather 1.21
115.Al Jefferson 1.19
116.DeMarcus Cousins 1.19
117.Al Horford 1.18
118.Thurl Bailey 1.17
119.Dale Davis 1.16
120.Chris Dudley 1.16
121.Kendrick Perkins 1.15
122.Rasho Nesterović 1.15
123.Tyson Chandler 1.15
124.Mychal Thompson 1.15
125.Kenyon Martin 1.14
126.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
127.Robin Lopez 1.12
128.Jerami Grant 1.12
129.Kevin Durant 1.11
130.Darius Miles 1.11
 Kevin Kunnert 1.11
132.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
133.Billy Paultz 1.11
134.Ben Poquette 1.11
135.Randy Breuer 1.10
136.Marcin Gortat 1.10
137.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
138.Antonio McDyess 1.09
139.Kermit Washington 1.08
140.Joel Anthony 1.08
141.Shawn Marion 1.06
142.Steven Hunter 1.05
143.Mike Gminski 1.05
144.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
145.Taj Gibson 1.05
146.DeSagana Diop 1.05
147.Etan Thomas 1.04
148.Chris Bosh* 1.04
149.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.04
150.Jim Chones 1.03
151.Draymond Green 1.03
152.P.J. Brown 1.02
153.Chris Mihm 1.02
154.Clifford Ray 1.01
155.Jon Koncak 1.01
156.Vin Baker 1.01
157.Clifford Robinson 1.01
158.Brandan Wright 0.99
159.Alex Len 0.99
160.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
161.Antonio Davis 0.98
162.Paul Millsap 0.98
163.Horace Grant 0.98
164.John Gianelli 0.97
165.Luc Longley 0.97
166.Steven Adams 0.96
167.Amir Johnson 0.96
168.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
169.Spencer Hawes 0.95
170.Dave Corzine 0.95
171.Jack Sikma* 0.95
172.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
173.Gorgui Dieng 0.94
174.Clemon Johnson 0.94
175.Antoine Carr 0.94
176.Robert Covington 0.94
177.Robert Horry 0.94
178.Dave Cowens* 0.93
179.Lamar Odom 0.93
180.Shane Battier 0.93
181.Reggie Lewis 0.93
182.Mason Plumlee 0.92
183.Rich Kelley 0.92
184.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
185.Nikola Vučević 0.91
186.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
187.Rick Mahorn 0.90
188.Dave Greenwood 0.89
189.James Johnson 0.89
190.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
191.Donyell Marshall 0.89
192.James Bailey 0.88
193.Brian Skinner 0.88
194.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
195.Greg Anderson 0.87
196.Kent Benson 0.86
197.Tim Perry 0.86
198.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
199.Bison Dele 0.86
200.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
201.Tony Battie 0.85
202.Danny Manning 0.85
203.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
204.George Gervin* 0.85
205.Steve Johnson 0.85
206.Dewayne Dedmon 0.84
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.Willie Cauley-Stein 0.82
222.Gerald Wallace 0.82
223.Alvan Adams 0.82
224.Andray Blatche 0.81
225.Ed Davis 0.81
226.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
227.Len Elmore 0.80
228.David Thompson* 0.80
229.Lionel Simmons 0.80
230.Jason Maxiell 0.79
231.Danny Green 0.78
232.Christian Laettner 0.78
233.Karl Malone* 0.78
234.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
235.Brad Lohaus 0.77
236.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
237.Marques Johnson 0.76
238.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
239.Kurt Thomas 0.76
240.Rudy Gay 0.75
241.Aaron Williams 0.75
242.LeBron James 0.75
243.Nenê Hilário 0.75
244.James Edwards 0.74
245.Brian Grant 0.74
246.Jim Petersen 0.74
247.Danny Schayes 0.74
248.Kosta Koufos 0.74
249.Lorenzen Wright 0.74
250.Eddy Curry 0.73