NBA & ABA Career Playoff 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. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.26
2. Mark Eaton 2.84
3. Manute Bol 2.66
4. Elvin Hayes* 2.61
5. David Robinson* 2.54
6. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
7. Dwight Howard 2.46
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
9. Serge Ibaka 2.31
10. Alonzo Mourning* 2.26
11. Tim Duncan 2.26
12. Artis Gilmore* 2.24
13. Mike Green 2.21
14. Raef LaFrentz 2.20
15. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
16. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
17. Larry Nance 2.12
18. DeAndre Jordan 2.04
19. George Johnson 2.02
20. Roy Hibbert 1.96
21. Ben Wallace 1.92
22. Marcus Camby 1.91
23. Caldwell Jones 1.90
24. Nate Thurmond* 1.89
25. Greg Ostertag 1.85
26. Marvin Webster 1.77
27. Joakim Noah 1.77
28. Marc Gasol 1.75
29. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
30. Gar Heard 1.72
31. Pau Gasol 1.71
32. Bill Walton* 1.69
33. Julius Erving* 1.69
34. Robert Parish* 1.68
35. Kevin McHale* 1.66
36. Alton Lister 1.63
37. Mike Gminski 1.63
38. Bob McAdoo* 1.61
39. Moses Malone* 1.60
40. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
41. Elton Brand 1.57
42. Shawn Kemp 1.56
43. Oliver Miller 1.55
44. Theo Ratliff 1.52
45. Sam Lacey 1.52
46. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
47. Derrick Coleman 1.51
48. Clint Capela 1.50
  Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Ralph Sampson* 1.50
  Dan Roundfield 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
53. Andrew Bynum 1.49
54. Bob Lanier* 1.48
55. Josh Smith 1.47
56. Draymond Green 1.46
57. Tree Rollins 1.44
58. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
  Andre Roberson 1.44
60. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.43
61. Sam Bowie 1.41
62. Len Elmore 1.38
63. Clifford Ray 1.37
64. Vlade Divac 1.36
65. DeSagana Diop 1.36
66. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
67. Kevin Garnett 1.30
68. Wayne Cooper 1.30
69. Brendan Haywood 1.30
70. Elden Campbell 1.29
71. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
72. Mark West 1.25
73. Bobby Jones 1.25
74. Paul Millsap 1.24
75. Chris Andersen 1.23
76. Kenyon Martin 1.23
77. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
78. JaVale McGee 1.23
79. Al Horford 1.23
80. Andrew Lang 1.19
81. Kevin Durant 1.19
82. Thurl Bailey 1.19
83. John Salley 1.19
84. Darnell Hillman 1.17
85. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
87. Shawn Marion 1.17
88. Chris Webber 1.15
89. Chris Bosh 1.15
90. Robin Lopez 1.14
91. Tyson Chandler 1.13
92. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
93. Mel Daniels* 1.11
94. John Wall 1.11
95. Willie Sojourner 1.11
96. Billy Paultz 1.10
97. Antonio Davis 1.10
98. Shawn Bradley 1.09
99. Kendrick Perkins 1.09
  Spencer Haywood* 1.09
  Joel Anthony 1.09
102. Steven Adams 1.09
103. Gerald Govan 1.08
104. Ervin Johnson 1.06
105. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
106. Lamar Odom 1.04
107. George Gervin* 1.03
108. Mychal Thompson 1.02
109. Horace Grant 1.02
110. Taj Gibson 1.02
111. Jonas Valanciunas 1.00
112. Dwyane Wade 0.99
113. Erick Dampier 0.98
114. Brad Daugherty 0.98
115. LeBron James 0.97
116. Glenn Robinson 0.95
117. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
118. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
119. Clifford Robinson 0.94
120. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
121. Harvey Catchings 0.92
122. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
123. Robert Horry 0.92
124. Jared Jeffries 0.92
125. Dale Davis 0.92
126. Jason Maxiell 0.91
127. Alvan Adams 0.91
128. Blake Griffin 0.90
129. Tony Battie 0.89
  LaSalle Thompson 0.89
131. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
132. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
133. Jon Koncak 0.89
134. Derrick Favors 0.88
135. Larry Bird* 0.88
136. Michael Jordan* 0.88
137. Charles Barkley* 0.88
138. John Gianelli 0.88
139. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
140. Rik Smits 0.87
141. Omer Asik 0.86
142. Dave Cowens* 0.86
143. Antoine Carr 0.86
144. Danny Green 0.85
145. Mike Gale 0.85
146. Luc Longley 0.84
147. Alvin Scott 0.84
148. Marques Johnson 0.83
149. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
150. James Donaldson 0.82
151. Curtis Rowe 0.82
152. Jim Eakins 0.81
153. Marcin Gortat 0.81
154. Rick Barry* 0.81
155. Tristan Thompson 0.81
  Nikola Mirotic 0.81
157. David West 0.81
158. David Thompson* 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
  Mike Mitchell 0.80
161. Clemon Johnson 0.79
162. Ronny Turiaf 0.79
  Scott Williams 0.79
164. Jack Sikma 0.78
165. P.J. Brown 0.78
166. Roger Brown* 0.78
167. Brian Grant 0.78
168. Jim Brewer 0.77
169. Aaron Williams 0.77
170. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
171. Sam Perkins 0.75
172. Eddie Jones 0.75
173. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
174. Ian Mahinmi 0.75
175. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
176. Marcus Smart 0.74
177. Luol Deng 0.74
178. Mason Plumlee 0.74
179. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
180. Randy Breuer 0.73
181. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
182. Danny Manning 0.72
183. Antawn Jamison 0.72
  Rodney McCray 0.72
185. Nenad Krstic 0.71
186. Kelly Olynyk 0.71
187. Charles Jones 0.70
188. Enes Kanter 0.70
189. Karl Malone* 0.70
190. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
191. Wes Unseld* 0.70
192. Bob Dandridge 0.68
193. Danny Schayes 0.68
194. Bob Gross 0.68
195. Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
197. James Worthy* 0.67
198. Rod Higgins 0.67
199. Metta World Peace 0.66
200. Kobe Bryant 0.65
201. Paul Pressey 0.65
202. Buck Williams 0.65
203. Mehmet Okur 0.65
204. Maurice Lucas 0.65
205. Coby Dietrick 0.65
206. Larry Smith 0.65
207. Michael Cage 0.64
208. Terrence Jones 0.64
209. Jerome Kersey 0.63
210. Chris Mullin* 0.63
211. Kawhi Leonard 0.63
212. Tom Chambers 0.63
213. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
214. Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
  Red Robbins 0.62
216. Truck Robinson 0.62
217. Brad Miller 0.62
218. Derrick McKey 0.62
219. Paul Pierce 0.62
220. Kyrie Irving 0.62
221. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
222. Joe Smith 0.61
223. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
224. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
225. Jim Chones 0.60
  Bradley Beal 0.60
227. Olden Polynice 0.59
228. Rick Mahorn 0.59
229. P.J. Tucker 0.59
230. Nick Anderson 0.59
231. Nazr Mohammed 0.59
  Josh Howard 0.59
233. Armen Gilliam 0.59
234. Paul George 0.58
235. Jan van Breda Kolff 0.58
  Howard Porter 0.58
237. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
238. Michael Cooper 0.57
  Darrell Arthur 0.57
240. Bison Dele 0.56
241. Terry Cummings 0.56
242. Dan Issel* 0.56
243. Rich Jones 0.56
  Lewis Lloyd 0.56
245. Nene Hilario 0.56
246. Jonathan Bender 0.56
  Spencer Hawes 0.56
248. Malik Allen 0.55
249. Jeff Green 0.55
250. Jeff Foster 0.55

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.26
2. Mark Eaton 2.84
3. Manute Bol 2.66
4. Elvin Hayes* 2.61
5. David Robinson* 2.54
6. Dikembe Mutombo* 2.49
7. Dwight Howard 2.46
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2.43
9. Serge Ibaka 2.31
10. Alonzo Mourning* 2.26
11. Tim Duncan 2.26
12. Raef LaFrentz 2.20
13. Patrick Ewing* 2.18
14. Shaquille O'Neal* 2.12
15. Larry Nance 2.12
16. DeAndre Jordan 2.04
17. George Johnson 2.02
18. Roy Hibbert 1.96
19. Marvin Webster 1.96
20. Ben Wallace 1.92
21. Marcus Camby 1.91
22. Nate Thurmond* 1.89
23. Caldwell Jones 1.87
24. Greg Ostertag 1.85
25. Joakim Noah 1.77
26. Marc Gasol 1.75
27. Jermaine O'Neal 1.72
28. Gar Heard 1.72
29. Pau Gasol 1.71
30. Julius Erving* 1.69
31. Bill Walton* 1.69
32. Artis Gilmore* 1.69
33. Robert Parish* 1.68
34. Kevin McHale* 1.66
35. Alton Lister 1.63
36. Mike Gminski 1.63
37. Moses Malone* 1.61
  Bob McAdoo* 1.61
39. Andrei Kirilenko 1.58
40. Elton Brand 1.57
41. Shawn Kemp 1.56
42. Oliver Miller 1.55
43. Theo Ratliff 1.52
44. Sam Lacey 1.52
45. Darryl Dawkins 1.51
46. Derrick Coleman 1.51
47. Andrew Bogut 1.50
  Yao Ming* 1.50
  Clint Capela 1.50
  Ralph Sampson* 1.50
51. Andrew Bynum 1.49
52. Bob Lanier* 1.48
53. Dan Roundfield 1.47
54. Josh Smith 1.47
55. Draymond Green 1.46
56. Tree Rollins 1.44
57. Samuel Dalembert 1.44
  Andre Roberson 1.44
59. LaMarcus Aldridge 1.43
60. Sam Bowie 1.41
61. Clifford Ray 1.37
62. Vlade Divac 1.36
63. DeSagana Diop 1.36
64. Amar'e Stoudemire 1.33
65. Kevin Garnett 1.30
66. Wayne Cooper 1.30
67. Brendan Haywood 1.30
68. Elden Campbell 1.29
69. Rasheed Wallace 1.27
70. Mark West 1.25
71. Bobby Jones 1.25
72. Paul Millsap 1.24
73. Chris Andersen 1.23
74. Kenyon Martin 1.23
75. Hot Rod Williams 1.23
76. JaVale McGee 1.23
77. Al Horford 1.23
78. Andrew Lang 1.19
79. Kevin Durant 1.19
80. Thurl Bailey 1.19
81. John Salley 1.19
82. Felton Spencer 1.17
  Charles Smith 1.17
84. Shawn Marion 1.17
85. Chris Webber 1.15
86. Chris Bosh 1.15
87. Robin Lopez 1.14
88. Tyson Chandler 1.13
89. Timofey Mozgov 1.12
90. John Wall 1.11
91. Antonio Davis 1.10
92. Shawn Bradley 1.09
93. Kendrick Perkins 1.09
  Joel Anthony 1.09
  Spencer Haywood* 1.09
96. Steven Adams 1.09
97. Ervin Johnson 1.06
98. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1.06
99. Lamar Odom 1.04
100. Mychal Thompson 1.02
101. Horace Grant 1.02
102. Taj Gibson 1.02
103. Jonas Valanciunas 1.00
  David Thompson* 1.00
105. Dwyane Wade 0.99
106. Erick Dampier 0.98
107. Brad Daugherty 0.98
108. LeBron James 0.97
109. Glenn Robinson 0.95
110. Arvydas Sabonis* 0.94
111. Tracy McGrady* 0.94
112. Clifford Robinson 0.94
113. Blair Rasmussen 0.93
114. Harvey Catchings 0.92
115. Robert Horry 0.92
116. Jared Jeffries 0.92
117. Dale Davis 0.92
118. Jason Maxiell 0.91
119. Alvan Adams 0.91
120. Blake Griffin 0.90
121. LaSalle Thompson 0.89
  Tony Battie 0.89
123. Dirk Nowitzki 0.89
124. Scottie Pippen* 0.89
125. Jon Koncak 0.89
126. Derrick Favors 0.88
127. Larry Bird* 0.88
128. Michael Jordan* 0.88
129. Charles Barkley* 0.88
130. John Gianelli 0.88
131. Jamaal Magloire 0.87
132. Rik Smits 0.87
133. Omer Asik 0.86
134. George Gervin* 0.86
135. Dave Cowens* 0.86
136. Antoine Carr 0.86
137. Danny Green 0.85
138. Luc Longley 0.84
139. Alvin Scott 0.84
140. Marques Johnson 0.83
141. Lonnie Shelton 0.83
142. James Donaldson 0.82
143. Curtis Rowe 0.82
144. Marcin Gortat 0.81
145. Rick Barry* 0.81
146. Tristan Thompson 0.81
  Nikola Mirotic 0.81
148. David West 0.81
149. Mike Mitchell 0.80
  Antonio McDyess 0.80
151. Clemon Johnson 0.79
152. Ronny Turiaf 0.79
  Scott Williams 0.79
154. Jack Sikma 0.78
155. P.J. Brown 0.78
156. Brian Grant 0.78
157. Jim Brewer 0.77
158. Aaron Williams 0.77
159. Billy Paultz 0.77
160. Kurt Nimphius 0.76
161. Sam Perkins 0.75
162. Eddie Jones 0.75
163. Anfernee Hardaway 0.75
164. Ian Mahinmi 0.75
165. Clyde Drexler* 0.74
166. Marcus Smart 0.74
167. Luol Deng 0.74
168. Mason Plumlee 0.74
169. Bill Laimbeer 0.73
170. Randy Breuer 0.73
171. Orlando Woolridge 0.72
172. Danny Manning 0.72
173. Rodney McCray 0.72
  Antawn Jamison 0.72
175. Nenad Krstic 0.71
176. Kelly Olynyk 0.71
177. Charles Jones 0.70
178. Enes Kanter 0.70
179. Karl Malone* 0.70
180. Todd MacCulloch 0.70
181. Wes Unseld* 0.70
182. Bob Dandridge 0.68
183. Danny Schayes 0.68
184. Bob Gross 0.68
185. Ron Harper 0.68
  Keon Clark 0.68
187. James Worthy* 0.67
188. Rod Higgins 0.67
189. Metta World Peace 0.66
190. Kobe Bryant 0.65
191. Paul Pressey 0.65
192. Buck Williams 0.65
193. Mehmet Okur 0.65
194. Larry Smith 0.65
195. Michael Cage 0.64
196. Terrence Jones 0.64
197. Jerome Kersey 0.63
198. Chris Mullin* 0.63
199. Kawhi Leonard 0.63
200. Tom Chambers 0.63
201. Dennis Johnson* 0.63
202. Dominique Wilkins* 0.62
203. Truck Robinson 0.62
204. Brad Miller 0.62
205. Derrick McKey 0.62
206. Paul Pierce 0.62
207. Kyrie Irving 0.62
208. Tayshaun Prince 0.61
209. Joe Smith 0.61
210. Tom Boerwinkle 0.61
211. Rasho Nesterovic 0.61
212. Bradley Beal 0.60
213. Olden Polynice 0.59
214. Rick Mahorn 0.59
215. P.J. Tucker 0.59
216. Nick Anderson 0.59
217. Josh Howard 0.59
  Nazr Mohammed 0.59
219. Armen Gilliam 0.59
220. Paul George 0.58
221. Howard Porter 0.58
222. Dennis Rodman* 0.57
223. Darrell Arthur 0.57
  Michael Cooper 0.57
225. Bison Dele 0.56
226. Terry Cummings 0.56
227. Maurice Lucas 0.56
228. Lewis Lloyd 0.56
229. Nene Hilario 0.56
230. Spencer Hawes 0.56
  Jonathan Bender 0.56
232. Jim Chones 0.56
233. Malik Allen 0.55
234. Jeff Green 0.55
235. Jeff Foster 0.55
236. Dave Corzine 0.54
237. David Benoit 0.54
238. Curtis Perry 0.54
239. Kevin Love 0.54
240. Vince Carter 0.53
241. Rich Kelley 0.53
  Jrue Holiday 0.53
243. Donyell Marshall 0.53
244. Kurt Thomas 0.53
245. Phil Chenier 0.53
246. Tim Thomas 0.53
247. Earl Monroe* 0.52
248. Amir Johnson 0.52
249. Robert Reid 0.52
250. Gerald Wallace 0.52

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player BPG
1. Artis Gilmore* 2.94
2. Billy Paultz 2.00
3. Julius Erving* 1.69
4. George Gervin* 1.50
  Darnell Hillman 1.50
6. Mike Gale 1.42
7. Bobby Jones 1.23
8. Mel Daniels* 1.11
9. Willie Sojourner 1.11
10. Gerald Govan 1.08
11. Zelmo Beaty* 0.92
12. Jim Eakins 0.92
13. Roger Brown* 0.78
14. Dan Issel* 0.72
15. Red Robbins 0.62
16. Rich Jones 0.56
17. Willie Wise 0.56
18. Dave Robisch 0.50
  Steve Jones 0.50
  George McGinnis* 0.50
21. Wil Jones 0.48
22. Ron Boone 0.42
23. John Williamson 0.41
24. Walter Simon 0.38
  Rick Mount 0.38
26. Louie Dampier* 0.36
27. Chuck Williams 0.35
28. Goose Ligon 0.33
29. George Carter 0.30
30. Kevin Joyce 0.30
31. John Roche 0.29
32. Jimmy Jones 0.28
  Fatty Taylor 0.28
34. Ralph Simpson 0.27
35. Bob Warren 0.25
  Brian Taylor 0.25
37. Larry Kenon 0.23
38. John Beasley 0.22
  Ted McClain 0.22
40. Cincinnatus Powell 0.20
  George Irvine 0.20
  Bird Averitt 0.20
43. Tom Owens 0.19
44. Ronald Thomas 0.18
45. Don Buse 0.17
46. Jimmy O'Brien 0.17
47. Byron Beck 0.15
48. Bob Netolicky 0.14
49. Johnny Baum 0.09
50. Freddie Lewis 0.09
51. Claude Terry 0.08
52. Mack Calvin 0.06
  Bill Melchionni 0.06
54. Donnie Freeman 0.00
  Bill Keller 0.00
  Gene Littles 0.00
  Gene Moore 0.00
  Oliver Taylor 0.00
  Wendell Ladner 0.00

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