NBA Progressive Leaders and Records for Defensive Box Plus/Minus

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  Year-by-Year DBPM   Active DBPM   Career DBPM   Single Season DBPM
1973-74Sam Lacey 3.96               Sam Lacey 3.96
1974-75Sam Lacey 4.64               Sam Lacey 4.64
1975-76Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4.13               Sam Lacey 4.64
1976-77Kim Hughes 4.37               Sam Lacey 4.64
1977-78Sam Lacey 4.23   Elvin Hayes* 1.23   Elvin Hayes* 1.23   Sam Lacey 4.64
1978-79George Johnson 4.05   Sam Lacey 4.02   Sam Lacey 4.02   Sam Lacey 4.64
1979-80George Johnson 4.17   Sam Lacey 3.98   Sam Lacey 3.98   Sam Lacey 4.64
1980-81George Johnson 4.84   Sam Lacey 4.01   Sam Lacey 4.01   George Johnson 4.84
1981-82George Johnson 5.91   Sam Lacey 3.94   Sam Lacey 3.94   George Johnson 5.91
1982-83Mark Eaton 5.62   George Johnson 3.88   George Johnson 3.88   George Johnson 5.91
1983-84Mark Eaton 5.34   Rich Kelley 2.55   George Johnson 3.88   George Johnson 5.91
1984-85Mark Eaton 5.41   Tree Rollins 4.07   Tree Rollins 4.07   George Johnson 5.91
1985-86Manute Bol 6.41   Tree Rollins 4.06   Tree Rollins 4.06   Manute Bol 6.41
1986-87Mark Eaton 6.05   Tree Rollins 4.02   Tree Rollins 4.02   Manute Bol 6.41
1987-88Mark Eaton 4.98   Tree Rollins 3.90   Tree Rollins 3.90   Manute Bol 6.41
1988-89Mark Eaton 6.07   Mark Eaton 5.56   Mark Eaton 5.56   Manute Bol 6.41
1989-90Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.79   Mark Eaton 5.40   Mark Eaton 5.40   Manute Bol 6.41
1990-91Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.90   Mark Eaton 5.26   Mark Eaton 5.26   Manute Bol 6.41
1991-92David Robinson* 6.14   Mark Eaton 5.21   Mark Eaton 5.21   Manute Bol 6.41
1992-93Hakeem Olajuwon* 5.37   Mark Eaton 5.11   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1993-94Dikembe Mutombo* 5.18   David Robinson* 4.49   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1994-95Bo Outlaw 4.79   David Robinson* 4.47   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1995-96Dikembe Mutombo* 5.35   David Robinson* 4.53   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1996-97Dikembe Mutombo* 4.54   David Robinson* 4.49   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1997-98Bo Outlaw 4.72   David Robinson* 4.45   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1998-99David Robinson* 5.26   David Robinson* 4.50   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
1999-00Bo Outlaw 5.59   David Robinson* 4.44   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
2000-01Ben Wallace 5.72   David Robinson* 4.41   Mark Eaton 5.11   Manute Bol 6.41
2001-02Ben Wallace 6.54   Bo Outlaw 4.36   Mark Eaton 5.11   Ben Wallace 6.54
2002-03Ben Wallace 6.98   David Robinson* 4.30   Mark Eaton 5.11   Ben Wallace 6.98
2003-04Ben Wallace 6.75   Ben Wallace 5.73   Ben Wallace 5.73   Ben Wallace 6.98
2004-05Marcus Camby 5.81   Ben Wallace 5.68   Ben Wallace 5.68   Ben Wallace 6.98
2005-06Ben Wallace 6.37   Ben Wallace 5.77   Ben Wallace 5.77   Ben Wallace 6.98
2006-07Ben Wallace 6.79   Ben Wallace 5.89   Ben Wallace 5.89   Ben Wallace 6.98
2007-08Marcus Camby 6.58   Ben Wallace 5.76   Ben Wallace 5.76   Ben Wallace 6.98
2008-09Dwight Howard 4.29   Ben Wallace 5.74   Ben Wallace 5.74   Ben Wallace 6.98
2009-10Marcus Camby 5.51   Ben Wallace 5.62   Ben Wallace 5.62   Ben Wallace 6.98
2010-11Marcus Camby 5.16   Ben Wallace 5.55   Ben Wallace 5.55   Ben Wallace 6.98
2011-12Marcus Camby 4.91   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2012-13Joakim Noah 5.07   Marcus Camby 4.59   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2013-14Andrew Bogut 5.57   Tim Duncan 3.95   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2014-15Andrew Bogut 5.47   Joakim Noah 4.07   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2015-16Tim Duncan 4.97   Joakim Noah 4.07   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2016-17Draymond Green 4.96   Joakim Noah 4.00   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2017-18Andre Drummond 5.26   Joakim Noah 4.00   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2018-19Rudy Gobert 5.05   Joakim Noah 3.98   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
2019-20Jonathan Isaac 5.27   Draymond Green 3.66   Ben Wallace 5.52   Ben Wallace 6.98
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