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 72.80
2. LeBron James 71.63
3. Chris Paul 48.27
4. Andre Iguodala 46.86
5. Paul Millsap 44.05
6. LaMarcus Aldridge 41.45
7. Marc Gasol 41.23
8. Kevin Durant 41.19
9. Russell Westbrook 41.10
10. DeAndre Jordan 40.72
11. Al Horford 40.37
12. Rajon Rondo 40.30
13. Trevor Ariza 37.99
14. Paul George 37.53
15. Andre Drummond 37.16
16. Carmelo Anthony 35.67
17. Serge Ibaka 35.00
18. Joakim Noah 34.24
19. James Harden 33.58
20. Thaddeus Young 33.18
21. Kawhi Leonard 32.00
22. Kyle Lowry 31.40
23. Anthony Davis 31.11
24. Rudy Gay 31.03
25. Rudy Gobert 29.50
26. Draymond Green 29.36
27. Danny Green 28.00
28. Mike Conley 27.59
29. Udonis Haslem 27.59
30. Giannis Antetokounmpo 27.43
31. Taj Gibson 27.29
32. Stephen Curry 27.21
33. DeMarcus Cousins 26.72
34. Brook Lopez 26.66
35. George Hill 26.61
36. Derrick Favors 26.10
37. Nikola Vučević 25.77
38. Blake Griffin 25.59
39. Kevin Love 25.37
40. Nicolas Batum 24.78
41. Jimmy Butler 24.52
42. Jrue Holiday 23.57
43. Ersan İlyasova 23.52
44. Amir Johnson 23.29
45. John Wall 23.13
46. Hassan Whiteside 23.12
47. Jeff Green 23.01
48. J.R. Smith 21.96
49. Eric Bledsoe 21.08
50. Ricky Rubio 20.74
51. Jonas Valančiūnas 20.72
52. Jeff Teague 20.51
53. Wesley Matthews 20.46
54. Al-Farouq Aminu 20.22
55. DeMar DeRozan 20.18
56. Steven Adams 19.80
57. P.J. Tucker 19.72
58. Luc Mbah a Moute 19.49
59. Kemba Walker 19.37
60. Tobias Harris 19.03
61. Klay Thompson 18.79
62. Gordon Hayward 18.64
63. JaVale McGee 18.43
64. Courtney Lee 18.38
65. Goran Dragić 18.11
66. James Johnson 18.01
67. Jae Crowder 17.92
68. Lou Williams 17.82
69. Ed Davis 17.55
70. Markieff Morris 17.23
71. Ian Mahinmi 17.07
72. Robert Covington 17.02
73. Khris Middleton 16.92
74. Myles Turner 16.89
75. Victor Oladipo 16.68
76. Robin Lopez 16.23
77. Harrison Barnes 16.18
78. Marcus Morris 16.18
79. Marcus Smart 15.94
80. Bismack Biyombo 15.80
81. Joe Ingles 15.78
82. Kyrie Irving 15.75
83. Avery Bradley 15.74
84. Lance Stephenson 15.68
85. Mason Plumlee 15.65
86. Derrick Rose 15.39
87. J.J. Redick 15.35
88. Tristan Thompson 15.35
89. Nikola Jokić 15.29
90. Nerlens Noel 15.26
91. Jared Dudley 15.07
92. Kent Bazemore 14.78
93. Bradley Beal 14.77
94. Damian Lillard 14.76
95. Kosta Koufos 14.75
96. Kelly Olynyk 14.68
97. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 14.64
98. Enes Kanter 14.61
99. Dante Cunningham 14.46
100. Clint Capela 14.36