NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Defensive Rebounds

Active players are listed in bold
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Defensive Rebounds since 1973-74 (1967-68 for ABA)

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player DRB
1.Tim Duncan* 2081
2.LeBron James 1990
3.Shaquille O'Neal* 1642
4.Karl Malone* 1560
5.Larry Bird* 1323
6.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1273
7.Dirk Nowitzki 1234
8.Kevin Garnett* 1214
9.Robert Parish* 1194
10.Hakeem Olajuwon* 1150
11.Scottie Pippen* 1117
12.Magic Johnson* 1116
13.Patrick Ewing* 1098
14.Kevin Durant 1084
15.Charles Barkley* 1072
16.Dennis Rodman* 1050
17.Dwight Howard 1032
18.Draymond Green 1000
19.Ben Wallace* 991
20.Robert Horry 951
21.David Robinson* 934
22.Charles Oakley 926
23.Horace Grant 908
24.Julius Erving* 893
25.Kobe Bryant* 889
26.Pau Gasol 873
27.Rasheed Wallace 863
28.Paul Pierce* 860
29.Al Horford 849
30.Michael Jordan* 847
31.Moses Malone* 843
32.Jason Kidd* 840
 Bill Laimbeer 840
34.Dan Issel* 834
35.Kawhi Leonard 815
36.Artis Gilmore* 808
37.Caldwell Jones 805
38.Kevin McHale* 797
39.Elvin Hayes* 768
40.Wes Unseld* 742
41.Giannis Antetokounmpo 734
42.Manu Ginóbili* 719
 Jack Sikma* 719
44.Paul George 709
45.James Harden 703
46.Dale Davis 702
47.Lamar Odom 700
48.A.C. Green 694
 Dwyane Wade 694
50.Serge Ibaka 688
51.Carlos Boozer 686
52.Sam Perkins 681
53.Shawn Marion 679
54.Maurice Lucas 676
55.Dave Cowens* 674
56.Dikembe Mutombo* 666
57.George McGinnis* 649
58.Clyde Drexler* 643
59.Paul Silas 628
60.Vlade Divac* 606
61.Andre Iguodala 603
62.Marc Gasol 601
63.Chris Paul 594
64.Paul Millsap 593
65.Udonis Haslem 592
66.Buck Williams 590
67.Russell Westbrook 586
68.Billy Paultz 580
69.Kendrick Perkins 574
70.Tony Parker 558
71.Kenyon Martin 556
72.Rajon Rondo 555
73.Stephen Curry 553
74.Bobby Jones* 542
75.Shawn Kemp 539
76.Marcus Camby 533
77.Bob McAdoo* 531
78.Kurt Rambis 528
79.Dennis Johnson* 519
80.Ray Allen* 510
81.Jae Crowder 509
82.Darryl Dawkins 505
 Tayshaun Prince 505
84.Derek Fisher 504
 David West 504
86.Chris Bosh* 493
87.Richard Jefferson 492
88.Terry Cummings 490
 James Worthy* 490
90.Alonzo Mourning* 486
91.Kevin Love 484
92.Chris Webber* 476
93.Jermaine O'Neal 475
94.DeAndre Jordan 471
95.Clint Capela 470
96.Jamaal Wilkes* 467
97.Bob Lanier* 466
98.Mel Daniels* 463
99.Bill Cartwright 461
100.Klay Thompson 460
101.Antonio Davis 458
102.Dan Majerle 456
103.Antonio McDyess 454
104.John Stockton* 446
105.P.J. Brown 439
106.Jerome Kersey 434
107.LaMarcus Aldridge 431
 Tom Chambers 431
109.Rick Mahorn 429
110.Gary Payton* 427
111.Trevor Ariza 426
 Zach Randolph 426
113.Michael Cooper 422
 Joakim Noah 422
 Detlef Schrempf 422
116.Chauncey Billups 421
117.Danny Green 420
118.Alvan Adams 419
119.Anthony Mason 414
120.Nikola Jokić 406
 Josh Smith 406
122.Tristan Thompson 405
123.Carmelo Anthony 404
 Jimmy Butler 404
125.Mychal Thompson 403
 Kevin Willis 403
127.Byron Scott 400
128.Derrick McKey 397
129.Joel Embiid 396
130.Blake Griffin 392
131.Jeff Hornacek 391
 Rik Smits 391
133.Joe Johnson 390
 Isiah Thomas* 390
135.Mark Eaton 388
 Gar Heard 388
137.Khris Middleton 386
138.Kyle Lowry 384
139.Rudy Gobert 376
140.Boris Diaw 375
 George Gervin* 375
142.Amar'e Stoudemire 374
143.Jonas Valančiūnas 373
144.Michael Finley 372
145.Clifford Robinson 369
146.J.R. Smith 366
 Kurt Thomas 366
148.Peja Stojaković 365
 Otis Thorpe 365
150.Mark Jackson 364
151.Tyson Chandler 362
152.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 360
 Larry Kenon 360
 P.J. Tucker 360
155.Antoine Walker 357
156.Mark Aguirre 356
157.Andrew Bogut 355
 Bryon Russell 355
159.Steve Nash* 354
 Truck Robinson 354
161.Zelmo Beaty* 352
 Marcin Gortat 352
 Willie Wise 352
164.Larry Nance 351
 Jayson Tatum 351
 Hedo Türkoğlu 351
167.Richard Hamilton 349
 Bill Walton* 349
169.Vince Carter 346
170.John Salley 344
171.Elden Campbell 343
172.Maurice Cheeks* 339
 Darnell Hillman 339
 Reggie Miller* 339
175.Clifford Ray 337
176.Gerald Govan 335
177.Rashard Lewis 333
178.Kyle Korver 332
179.George Hill 331
180.Brad Daugherty 330
181.Nenê 329
182.Alton Lister 327
183.Tobias Harris 326
 Josh Howard 326
185.Danny Ainge 323
186.Cedric Maxwell 320
 Marvin Webster 320
188.Ervin Johnson 318
189.Andrew Bynum 315
190.Luol Deng 313
 Drew Gooden 313
192.Anthony Davis 307
193.Bruce Bowen 306
 Arvydas Sabonis* 306
195.Steven Adams 305
 Jaylen Brown 305
197.Mehmet Okur 302
 Greg Ostertag 302
199.Terry Porter 298
200.Bob Dandridge* 294
 Brook Lopez 294
202.Tree Rollins 293
 Brian Shaw 293
204.Tyrone Hill 292
205.Sam Cassell 291
 Ron Harper 291
207.Metta World Peace 288
208.Caron Butler 283
 Toni Kukoč* 283
210.James Donaldson 282
211.Robert Reid 281
212.Sidney Moncrief* 280
 Scott Williams 280
214.Kevin Johnson 279
215.Matt Barnes 278
 Derrick Coleman 278
 Lance Stephenson 278
218.Deandre Ayton 276
 Ralph Sampson* 276
220.Marcus Morris 275
221.James Posey 273
222.Eddie Jones 270
 Mark West 270
224.Evan Turner 269
225.Anderson Varejão 267
226.Thurl Bailey 266
 Mike Bibby 266
228.Brian Grant 263
 Pascal Siakam 263
230.Sean Elliott 261
231.Rick Fox 259
232.Jrue Holiday 258
 Dan Roundfield 258
234.Roy Hibbert 256
 Lonnie Shelton 256
236.DeMar DeRozan 254
 Marques Johnson 254
 Marcus Smart 254
 Jason Terry 254
240.Bam Adebayo 250
 Kevin Duckworth 250
 Jeff Green 250
 Shaun Livingston 250
244.Larry Johnson 249
245.Tyrone Corbin 248
246.Chris Andersen 246
 Pat Connaughton 246
 Adrian Dantley* 246
249.Shane Battier 245
 Nate McMillan 245

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player DRB
1.Artis Gilmore* 569
2.Dan Issel* 552
3.Mel Daniels* 463
4.George McGinnis* 419
5.Zelmo Beaty* 352
6.Gerald Govan 335
7.Willie Wise 330
8.Billy Paultz 313
9.Darnell Hillman 270
10.Julius Erving* 259
11.Cincinnatus Powell 226
12.Jim Eakins 222
13.Larry Kenon 189
14.Red Robbins 188
15.Roger Brown* 182
16.Maurice Lucas 166
17.Ron Boone 161
18.Tom Owens 148
19.Goose Ligon 147
 Bobby Jones* 147
21.George Gervin* 144
22.Walter Simon 143
23.Rich Jones 141
24.Ronald Thomas 137
25.George Carter 136
26.Swen Nater 130
27.Louie Dampier* 123
28.Wil Jones 121
29.Wendell Ladner 119
 Billy Cunningham* 119
31.Billy Knight 118
32.Freddie Lewis 116
33.Ralph Simpson 107
34.Ted McClain 106
35.Mike Gale 105
 Len Elmore 105
37.Jimmy Jones 101
38.Dave Robisch 98
39.Tim Bassett 97
40.Bill Keller 89
41.Marvin Barnes 88
42.Byron Beck 87
43.Don Buse 86
44.Mack Calvin 79
45.George Stone 76
46.Coby Dietrick 74
 Neil Johnson 74
48.Ira Harge 73
 Caldwell Jones 73
50.Fatty Taylor 71
51.Brian Taylor 69
52.Stew Johnson 67
 Mike Green 67
54.Bob Netolicky 64
55.Les Hunter 63
 Chuck Williams 63
57.Ray Scott 59
58.Moses Malone* 58
59.John Beasley 56
60.Steve Jones 54
 Charlie Scott* 54
62.Rick Barry* 53
 Mervin Jackson 53
 Gus Gerard 53
65.Randy Denton 52
66.David Thompson* 51
67.Glen Combs 50
68.Ed Manning 49
 John Williamson 49
70.Gene Moore 48
 Rick Mount 48
 Mike Barr 48
73.Darel Carrier 47
 Marvin Webster 47
75.Gus Johnson* 46
76.Donnie Freeman 44
 Marv Roberts 44
 James Silas 44
79.Bird Averitt 43
80.Joe Caldwell 42
81.Jim Chones 41
 Jan van Breda Kolff 41
83.Julius Keye 40
84.Kim Hughes 38
85.Bob Warren 37
86.Bill Melchionni 36
 Warren Davis 36
 Kevin Joyce 36
89.Doug Moe 35
 Manny Leaks 35
 Bruce Seals 35
 Don Adams 35
93.Trooper Washington 34
94.Warren Jabali 33
 Jimmy O'Brien 33
 Jim Bradley 33
97.Joe Hamilton 32
 Chuck Terry 32
99.Gene Littles 30
100.Mike Pratt 29
101.Al Tucker 28
102.Claude Terry 27
103.Willie Sojourner 26
 Jim McDaniels 26
105.Al Smith 25
 Al Skinner 25
107.Oliver Taylor 23
 Johnny Baum 23
109.Goo Kennedy 21
110.Collis Jones 20
111.Larry Jones 18
 Jim Ard 18
 George Adams 18
 George Karl* 18
 Johnny Neumann 18
116.Bo Lamar 17
117.Wayne Hightower 16
118.Mark Olberding 15
119.George Irvine 14
 John Roche 14
121.Roger Brown 13
 Billy Shepherd 13
123.Levern Tart 12
 Al Cueto 12
 Carl Fuller 12
 Samuel Robinson 12
 Erwin Mueller 12
 Dennis Wuycik 12
129.Mike Barrett 11
130.Dan Hester 10
 Simmie Hill 10
132.Charlie Williams 9
 Mike Butler 9
 Donald Sidle 9
 Roderick McDonald 9
 Garfield Smith 9
137.Bob Bedell 8
 Joe DePre 8
 Dave Twardzik 8
140.Lonnie Wright 7
 Sonny Dove 7
 Dick Nemelka 7
 Pierre Russell 7
144.Charles Beasley 6
 Ronald Franz 6
 Jim O'Brien 6
 Dan Roundfield 6
148.Bobby Croft 5
 Willie Long 5
 Bob Lackey 5
 Roy Ebron 5
 Charles Edge 5
 Allan Bristow 5
 Mike Flynn 5
 Charles Jordan 5
156.Jeffrey Congdon 4
 Bill Bunting 4
 Jimmy Foster 4
 Donald Washington 4
160.Wayne Chapman 3
 Earle Higgins 3
 Gary Gregor 3
 Bill Newton 3
 John Trapp 3
 Billy Schaeffer 3
166.Larry Miller 2
 Craig Raymond 2
 Howie Wright 2
 Henry Bacon 2
 Stephen Previs 2
 William Franklin 2
 Patrick McFarland 2
173.Sam Smith 1
 Mike Maloy 1
 Ron Nelson 1
 David Bustion 1
 Barry Parkhill 1
 Clyde Dickey 1
 Wali Jones 1
 Fly Williams 1
 Hank Williams 1
 Henry Ward 1
183.Lee Davis 0
 Henry Logan 0
 Rich Niemann 0
 Bernie Williams 0
 Bob Arnzen 0
 George Bruns 0
 Mike Jackson 0
 George Bucci 0
 Travis Grant 0
 Monte Towe 0

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player DRB
1.Tim Duncan* 2081
2.LeBron James 1990
3.Shaquille O'Neal* 1642
4.Karl Malone* 1560
5.Larry Bird* 1323
6.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1273
7.Dirk Nowitzki 1234
8.Kevin Garnett* 1214
9.Robert Parish* 1194
10.Hakeem Olajuwon* 1150
11.Scottie Pippen* 1117
12.Magic Johnson* 1116
13.Patrick Ewing* 1098
14.Kevin Durant 1084
15.Charles Barkley* 1072
16.Dennis Rodman* 1050
17.Dwight Howard 1032
18.Draymond Green 1000
19.Ben Wallace* 991
20.Robert Horry 951
21.David Robinson* 934
22.Charles Oakley 926
23.Horace Grant 908
24.Kobe Bryant* 889
25.Pau Gasol 873
26.Rasheed Wallace 863
27.Paul Pierce* 860
28.Al Horford 849
29.Michael Jordan* 847
30.Jason Kidd* 840
 Bill Laimbeer 840
32.Kawhi Leonard 815
33.Kevin McHale* 797
34.Moses Malone* 785
35.Elvin Hayes* 768
36.Wes Unseld* 742
37.Giannis Antetokounmpo 734
38.Caldwell Jones 732
39.Manu Ginóbili* 719
 Jack Sikma* 719
41.Paul George 709
42.James Harden 703
43.Dale Davis 702
44.Lamar Odom 700
45.A.C. Green 694
 Dwyane Wade 694
47.Serge Ibaka 688
48.Carlos Boozer 686
49.Sam Perkins 681
50.Shawn Marion 679
51.Dave Cowens* 674
52.Dikembe Mutombo* 666
53.Clyde Drexler* 643
54.Julius Erving* 634
55.Paul Silas 628
56.Vlade Divac* 606
57.Andre Iguodala 603
58.Marc Gasol 601
59.Chris Paul 594
60.Paul Millsap 593
61.Udonis Haslem 592
62.Buck Williams 590
63.Russell Westbrook 586
64.Kendrick Perkins 574
65.Tony Parker 558
66.Kenyon Martin 556
67.Rajon Rondo 555
68.Stephen Curry 553
69.Shawn Kemp 539
70.Marcus Camby 533
71.Bob McAdoo* 531
72.Kurt Rambis 528
73.Dennis Johnson* 519
74.Ray Allen* 510
 Maurice Lucas 510
76.Jae Crowder 509
77.Darryl Dawkins 505
 Tayshaun Prince 505
79.Derek Fisher 504
 David West 504
81.Chris Bosh* 493
82.Richard Jefferson 492
83.Terry Cummings 490
 James Worthy* 490
85.Alonzo Mourning* 486
86.Kevin Love 484
87.Chris Webber* 476
88.Jermaine O'Neal 475
89.DeAndre Jordan 471
90.Clint Capela 470
91.Jamaal Wilkes* 467
92.Bob Lanier* 466
93.Bill Cartwright 461
94.Klay Thompson 460
95.Antonio Davis 458
96.Dan Majerle 456
97.Antonio McDyess 454
98.John Stockton* 446
99.P.J. Brown 439
100.Jerome Kersey 434
101.LaMarcus Aldridge 431
 Tom Chambers 431
103.Rick Mahorn 429
104.Gary Payton* 427
105.Trevor Ariza 426
 Zach Randolph 426
107.Michael Cooper 422
 Joakim Noah 422
 Detlef Schrempf 422
110.Chauncey Billups 421
111.Danny Green 420
112.Alvan Adams 419
113.Anthony Mason 414
114.Nikola Jokić 406
 Josh Smith 406
116.Tristan Thompson 405
117.Carmelo Anthony 404
 Jimmy Butler 404
119.Mychal Thompson 403
 Kevin Willis 403
121.Byron Scott 400
122.Derrick McKey 397
123.Joel Embiid 396
124.Bobby Jones* 395
125.Blake Griffin 392
126.Jeff Hornacek 391
 Rik Smits 391
128.Joe Johnson 390
 Isiah Thomas* 390
130.Mark Eaton 388
 Gar Heard 388
132.Khris Middleton 386
133.Kyle Lowry 384
134.Rudy Gobert 376
135.Boris Diaw 375
136.Amar'e Stoudemire 374
137.Jonas Valančiūnas 373
138.Michael Finley 372
139.Clifford Robinson 369
140.J.R. Smith 366
 Kurt Thomas 366
142.Peja Stojaković 365
 Otis Thorpe 365
144.Mark Jackson 364
145.Tyson Chandler 362
146.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 360
 P.J. Tucker 360
148.Antoine Walker 357
149.Mark Aguirre 356
150.Andrew Bogut 355
 Bryon Russell 355
152.Steve Nash* 354
 Truck Robinson 354
154.Marcin Gortat 352
155.Larry Nance 351
 Jayson Tatum 351
 Hedo Türkoğlu 351
158.Richard Hamilton 349
 Bill Walton* 349
160.Vince Carter 346
161.John Salley 344
162.Elden Campbell 343
163.Maurice Cheeks* 339
 Reggie Miller* 339
165.Clifford Ray 337
166.Rashard Lewis 333
167.Kyle Korver 332
168.George Hill 331
169.Brad Daugherty 330
170.Nenê 329
171.Alton Lister 327
172.Tobias Harris 326
 Josh Howard 326
174.Danny Ainge 323
175.Cedric Maxwell 320
176.Ervin Johnson 318
177.Andrew Bynum 315
178.Luol Deng 313
 Drew Gooden 313
180.Anthony Davis 307
181.Bruce Bowen 306
 Arvydas Sabonis* 306
183.Steven Adams 305
 Jaylen Brown 305
185.Mehmet Okur 302
 Greg Ostertag 302
187.Terry Porter 298
188.Bob Dandridge* 294
 Brook Lopez 294
190.Tree Rollins 293
 Brian Shaw 293
192.Tyrone Hill 292
193.Sam Cassell 291
 Ron Harper 291
195.Metta World Peace 288
196.Caron Butler 283
 Toni Kukoč* 283
198.James Donaldson 282
 Dan Issel* 282
200.Robert Reid 281
201.Sidney Moncrief* 280
 Scott Williams 280
203.Kevin Johnson 279
204.Matt Barnes 278
 Derrick Coleman 278
 Lance Stephenson 278
207.Deandre Ayton 276
 Ralph Sampson* 276
209.Marcus Morris 275
210.James Posey 273
 Marvin Webster 273
212.Eddie Jones 270
 Mark West 270
214.Evan Turner 269
215.Billy Paultz 267
 Anderson Varejão 267
217.Thurl Bailey 266
 Mike Bibby 266
219.Brian Grant 263
 Pascal Siakam 263
221.Sean Elliott 261
222.Rick Fox 259
223.Jrue Holiday 258
224.Roy Hibbert 256
 Lonnie Shelton 256
226.DeMar DeRozan 254
 Marques Johnson 254
 Marcus Smart 254
 Jason Terry 254
230.Dan Roundfield 252
231.Bam Adebayo 250
 Kevin Duckworth 250
 Jeff Green 250
 Shaun Livingston 250
235.Larry Johnson 249
236.Tyrone Corbin 248
237.Chris Andersen 246
 Pat Connaughton 246
 Adrian Dantley* 246
240.Shane Battier 245
 Nate McMillan 245
242.James Edwards 244
243.Antawn Jamison 241
244.Mario Elie 240
245.Nicolas Batum 239
 Artis Gilmore* 239
247.Reggie Evans 238
248.Deron Williams 237
249.Hot Rod Williams 236
250.John Starks 234