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 2.37
16.Hassan Whiteside 2.33
17.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
18.Rudy Gobert 2.24
19.Bill Walton* 2.21
20.Larry Nance 2.20
21.Tree Rollins 2.20
22.Tim Duncan* 2.17
23.Serge Ibaka 2.03
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 1.87
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.DeAndre Jordan 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.Andre Drummond 1.54
62.Oliver Miller 1.54
63.Bob Lanier* 1.54
64.Elden Campbell 1.53
65.Sam Lacey 1.52
66.Billy Paultz 1.52
67.JaVale McGee 1.52
68.Andrew Lang 1.49
69.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
70.Nerlens Noel 1.49
71.Robert Parish* 1.47
72.Herb Williams 1.46
73.Chris Webber 1.44
74.John Henson 1.44
75.Vlade Divac* 1.44
76.Marvin Webster 1.43
77.Dan Roundfield 1.43
78.Chris Andersen 1.43
79.Duane Causwell 1.42
80.Erick Dampier 1.42
81.Marc Gasol 1.41
82.Joel Przybilla 1.41
83.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
84.Bobby Jones* 1.40
85.Charles Smith 1.40
86.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
87.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
88.Brendan Haywood 1.36
89.Derrick Coleman 1.35
90.Gar Heard 1.34
91.Tom Burleson 1.33
92.James Donaldson 1.32
93.Bismack Biyombo 1.32
94.Rasheed Wallace 1.32
95.John Salley 1.31
96.Darko Miličić 1.31
97.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.31
98.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
99.Bo Outlaw 1.31
100.Joakim Noah 1.30
101.Moses Malone* 1.30
102.Mark West 1.29
103.Ervin Johnson 1.29
104.Rony Seikaly 1.29
105.Darnell Hillman 1.28
106.Rik Smits 1.28
107.Chris Kaman 1.27
108.Kelvin Cato 1.27
109.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
110.Stromile Swift 1.25
111.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
112.Derrick Favors 1.24
113.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
114.Shawn Kemp 1.22
115.Joe Meriweather 1.21
116.DeMarcus Cousins 1.20
117.Al Jefferson 1.19
118.Kim Hughes 1.18
119.Al Horford 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.Robin Lopez 1.13
129.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
130.Jerami Grant 1.11
131.Kevin Durant 1.11
132.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
 Darius Miles 1.11
134.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
135.Ben Poquette 1.11
136.Randy Breuer 1.10
137.Marcin Gortat 1.10
138.Jim Chones 1.10
139.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
140.Antonio McDyess 1.09
141.Kermit Washington 1.08
142.Joel Anthony 1.08
143.Shawn Marion 1.06
144.Steven Hunter 1.05
145.Mike Gminski 1.05
146.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
147.DeSagana Diop 1.05
148.Taj Gibson 1.05
149.Etan Thomas 1.04
150.Chris Bosh 1.04
151.Draymond Green 1.03
152.P.J. Brown 1.02
153.Len Elmore 1.02
154.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.02
155.Chris Mihm 1.02
156.George Gervin* 1.02
157.Clifford Ray 1.01
158.Jon Koncak 1.01
159.Vin Baker 1.01
160.Clifford Robinson 1.01
161.Brandan Wright 0.99
162.Alex Len 0.99
163.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
164.Paul Millsap 0.99
165.Antonio Davis 0.98
166.Horace Grant 0.98
167.John Gianelli 0.97
168.Steven Adams 0.97
169.Luc Longley 0.97
170.Amir Johnson 0.96
171.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
172.Gorgui Dieng 0.96
173.Spencer Hawes 0.95
174.Dave Corzine 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 0.94
180.Robert Covington 0.93
181.Dave Cowens* 0.93
182.Lamar Odom 0.93
183.Shane Battier 0.93
184.Reggie Lewis 0.93
185.Rich Kelley 0.92
186.Mason Plumlee 0.91
187.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
188.Nikola Vučević 0.91
189.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
190.Rick Mahorn 0.90
191.James Johnson 0.90
192.Dave Greenwood 0.89
193.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
194.Donyell Marshall 0.89
195.James Bailey 0.88
196.Brian Skinner 0.88
197.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
198.Greg Anderson 0.87
199.Kent Benson 0.86
200.Tim Perry 0.86
201.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
202.David Thompson* 0.86
203.Bison Dele 0.86
204.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
205.Tony Battie 0.85
206.Danny Manning 0.85
207.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
208.Steve Johnson 0.85
209.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
210.Joe Smith 0.84
211.Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
 Larry Bird* 0.84
213.Buck Williams 0.84
214.Dwyane Wade 0.84
 Mark Blount 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.Andray Blatche 0.81
226.Wil Jones 0.81
227.Ed Davis 0.81
228.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
229.Lionel Simmons 0.80
230.Jason Maxiell 0.79
231.Danny Green 0.79
232.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.78
233.Christian Laettner 0.78
234.Karl Malone* 0.78
235.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
236.Brad Lohaus 0.77
237.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
238.Marques Johnson 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

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 2.37
15.Hassan Whiteside 2.33
16.Shaquille O'Neal* 2.26
17.Rudy Gobert 2.24
18.Bill Walton* 2.21
19.Larry Nance 2.20
20.Tree Rollins 2.20
21.Tim Duncan* 2.17
22.Serge Ibaka 2.03
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 1.87
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.DeAndre Jordan 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.Andre Drummond 1.54
60.Oliver Miller 1.54
61.Bob Lanier* 1.54
62.Elden Campbell 1.53
63.Sam Lacey 1.52
64.JaVale McGee 1.52
65.Dan Roundfield 1.50
66.Andrew Lang 1.49
67.Bob McAdoo* 1.49
68.Nerlens Noel 1.49
69.Robert Parish* 1.47
70.Herb Williams 1.46
71.Chris Webber 1.44
72.John Henson 1.44
73.Vlade Divac* 1.44
74.Marvin Webster 1.43
75.Chris Andersen 1.43
76.Caldwell Jones 1.42
77.Duane Causwell 1.42
78.Erick Dampier 1.42
79.Marc Gasol 1.41
80.Joel Przybilla 1.41
81.Darryl Dawkins 1.41
82.Charles Smith 1.40
83.Michael Olowokandi 1.39
84.Kevin Garnett* 1.39
85.Brendan Haywood 1.36
86.Derrick Coleman 1.35
87.Gar Heard 1.34
88.Tom Burleson 1.33
89.James Donaldson 1.32
90.Bismack Biyombo 1.32
91.Rasheed Wallace 1.32
92.John Salley 1.31
93.Darko Miličić 1.31
94.Giannis Antetokounmpo 1.31
95.Tyrus Thomas 1.31
96.Bo Outlaw 1.31
97.Moses Malone* 1.30
98.Joakim Noah 1.30
99.Mark West 1.29
100.Ervin Johnson 1.29
101.Rony Seikaly 1.29
102.Rik Smits 1.28
103.Bobby Jones* 1.27
104.Chris Kaman 1.27
105.Kelvin Cato 1.27
106.Ronny Turiaf 1.25
107.Stromile Swift 1.25
108.Amar'e Stoudemire 1.25
109.Derrick Favors 1.24
110.Kurt Nimphius 1.23
111.Shawn Kemp 1.22
112.Joe Meriweather 1.21
113.DeMarcus Cousins 1.20
114.Al Jefferson 1.19
115.Al Horford 1.17
116.Thurl Bailey 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.Robin Lopez 1.13
125.Andris Biedriņš 1.12
126.Jerami Grant 1.11
127.Kevin Durant 1.11
128.Kevin Kunnert 1.11
 Darius Miles 1.11
130.Billy Paultz 1.11
131.LaMarcus Aldridge 1.11
132.Ben Poquette 1.11
133.Randy Breuer 1.10
134.Marcin Gortat 1.10
135.Spencer Haywood* 1.09
136.Antonio McDyess 1.09
137.Kermit Washington 1.08
138.Joel Anthony 1.08
139.Shawn Marion 1.06
140.Steven Hunter 1.05
141.Mike Gminski 1.05
142.Arvydas Sabonis* 1.05
143.DeSagana Diop 1.05
144.Taj Gibson 1.05
145.Etan Thomas 1.04
146.Chris Bosh 1.04
147.Draymond Green 1.03
148.Jim Chones 1.03
149.P.J. Brown 1.02
150.Jonas Valančiūnas 1.02
151.Chris Mihm 1.02
152.Clifford Ray 1.01
153.Jon Koncak 1.01
154.Vin Baker 1.01
155.Clifford Robinson 1.01
156.Brandan Wright 0.99
157.Alex Len 0.99
158.LaSalle Thompson 0.99
159.Paul Millsap 0.99
160.Antonio Davis 0.98
161.Horace Grant 0.98
162.John Gianelli 0.97
163.Steven Adams 0.97
164.Luc Longley 0.97
165.Amir Johnson 0.96
166.Kyle O'Quinn 0.96
167.Gorgui Dieng 0.96
168.Spencer Hawes 0.95
169.Dave Corzine 0.95
170.Jack Sikma* 0.95
171.Steve Stipanovich 0.94
172.Clemon Johnson 0.94
173.Antoine Carr 0.94
174.Robert Horry 0.94
175.Robert Covington 0.93
176.Dave Cowens* 0.93
177.Lamar Odom 0.93
178.Shane Battier 0.93
179.Reggie Lewis 0.93
180.Rich Kelley 0.92
181.Mason Plumlee 0.91
182.Blair Rasmussen 0.91
183.Nikola Vučević 0.91
184.Bill Laimbeer 0.90
185.Rick Mahorn 0.90
186.James Johnson 0.90
187.Dave Greenwood 0.89
188.Jamaal Magloire 0.89
189.Donyell Marshall 0.89
190.James Bailey 0.88
191.Brian Skinner 0.88
192.Clarence Weatherspoon 0.87
193.Greg Anderson 0.87
194.Kent Benson 0.86
195.Tim Perry 0.86
196.Tracy McGrady* 0.86
197.Bison Dele 0.86
198.Andrea Bargnani 0.85
199.Tony Battie 0.85
200.Danny Manning 0.85
201.Dan Gadzuric 0.85
202.George Gervin* 0.85
203.Steve Johnson 0.85
204.Timofey Mozgov 0.84
205.Joe Smith 0.84
206.Dirk Nowitzki 0.84
 Larry Bird* 0.84
208.Buck Williams 0.84
209.Dwyane Wade 0.84
 Mark Blount 0.84
211.Felton Spencer 0.83
212.Michael Jordan* 0.83
213.Lonnie Shelton 0.83
214.Charles Barkley* 0.83
215.David West 0.82
216.Danny Granger 0.82
217.Kenneth Faried 0.82
218.Gerald Wallace 0.82
219.Alvan Adams 0.82
220.Andray Blatche 0.81
221.Ed Davis 0.81
222.Scottie Pippen* 0.80
223.Len Elmore 0.80
224.David Thompson* 0.80
225.Lionel Simmons 0.80
226.Jason Maxiell 0.79
227.Danny Green 0.79
228.Christian Laettner 0.78
229.Karl Malone* 0.78
230.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 0.77
231.Brad Lohaus 0.77
232.LaPhonso Ellis 0.76
233.Marques Johnson 0.76
234.Jan van Breda Kolff 0.76
235.Kurt Thomas 0.76
236.Rudy Gay 0.75
237.Aaron Williams 0.75
238.LeBron James 0.75
239.Nenê Hilário 0.75
240.James Edwards 0.74
241.Brian Grant 0.74
242.Jim Petersen 0.74
243.Danny Schayes 0.74
244.Kosta Koufos 0.74
245.Lorenzen Wright 0.74
246.Eddy Curry 0.73
247.Jim Brewer 0.73
 Sam Perkins 0.73
249.Brad Daugherty 0.72
250.Chris Morris 0.72