NBA & ABA Active Leaders and Records for Defensive Win Shares

Active players are listed in bold
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

Table
Rank Player DWS
1. Dwight Howard 75.72
2. LeBron James 74.77
3. Chris Paul 52.94
4. Andre Iguodala 49.27
5. Russell Westbrook 45.66
6. Paul Millsap 45.64
7. Kevin Durant 43.46
8. Al Horford 42.61
9. LaMarcus Aldridge 42.56
10. DeAndre Jordan 42.48
11. Marc Gasol 42.42
12. Rajon Rondo 41.44
13. Paul George 40.89
14. Andre Drummond 40.30
15. Trevor Ariza 39.17
16. Carmelo Anthony 37.30
17. James Harden 36.60
18. Serge Ibaka 36.48
19. Rudy Gobert 36.28
20. Thaddeus Young 35.59
21. Draymond Green 34.80
22. Joakim Noah 34.24
23. Kawhi Leonard 33.77
24. Anthony Davis 33.74
25. Kyle Lowry 33.63
26. Rudy Gay 32.88
27. Giannis Antetokounmpo 32.25
28. Stephen Curry 31.67
29. Danny Green 31.36
30. Mike Conley 30.11
31. Nikola Vučević 29.81
32. Taj Gibson 29.63
33. Brook Lopez 28.35
34. Derrick Favors 28.33
35. Jimmy Butler 28.24
36. DeMarcus Cousins 28.03
37. George Hill 27.76
38. Udonis Haslem 27.67
39. Nicolas Batum 27.66
40. Kevin Love 27.29
41. Blake Griffin 27.10
42. Jrue Holiday 26.53
43. Joe Johnson 26.33
44. Hassan Whiteside 24.78
45. Jeff Green 24.65
46. Anderson Varejão 24.28
47. Jonas Valančiūnas 23.99
48. Ersan İlyasova 23.82
49. Eric Bledsoe 23.65
50. John Wall 23.60
51. Ricky Rubio 23.36
52. Amir Johnson 23.29
53. Tobias Harris 22.62
54. Steven Adams 22.40
55. DeMar DeRozan 22.11
56. Wesley Matthews 21.96
57. J.R. Smith 21.96
58. P.J. Tucker 21.34
59. Jae Crowder 21.19
60. Jeff Teague 21.02
61. Kemba Walker 21.00
62. Al-Farouq Aminu 20.74
63. JaVale McGee 20.43
64. Greg Monroe 20.36
65. Nikola Jokić 20.26
66. Robert Covington 20.18
67. Gordon Hayward 20.13
68. Myles Turner 20.07
69. Khris Middleton 19.94
70. Luc Mbah a Moute 19.49
71. James Johnson 19.27
72. Goran Dragić 19.23
73. Nerlens Noel 18.92
74. Klay Thompson 18.92
75. Lou Williams 18.91
76. Marcus Smart 18.86
77. Markieff Morris 18.80
78. Joe Ingles 18.50
79. Courtney Lee 18.38
80. Marcus Morris 18.29
81. Clint Capela 18.02
82. Mason Plumlee 18.02
83. Ed Davis 18.00
84. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 17.72
85. Harrison Barnes 17.45
86. Derrick Rose 17.31
87. Kyrie Irving 17.30
88. Robin Lopez 17.18
89. Victor Oladipo 17.16
90. Kelly Olynyk 17.13
91. Ian Mahinmi 17.07
92. Kent Bazemore 16.98
93. Bismack Biyombo 16.97
94. Bradley Beal 16.94
95. Karl-Anthony Towns 16.87
96. Tristan Thompson 16.81
97. Joel Embiid 16.70
98. Kyle Anderson 16.69
99. Avery Bradley 16.65
100. Enes Freedom 16.57