Lakers Top 50 Players for Career Blocks Average in the NBA Regular Season

Minneapolis and Los Angeles Lakers players with the best average in career blocks in the NBA Regular Season.

Lakers Historical Records and Statistics:
Blocks in the NBA Regular Season

Career Average

In this page you can find the top 50 list with the best career blocks averages. The list includes both the Minneapolis Lakers and the Los Angeles Lakers players.

Elmore Smith's Laker career was brief, but 2 years was enough to establish himself in the franchise books with almost all the blocks records. Among them he holds the best block average by far with 3.92.

Shaquille O'Neal is second barely averaging more than Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

Adrew Bynum, Pau Gasol, Christian Eyenga, Jordan Hill, Matt Barnes and Kobe Bryant are the 2011-12 Lakers on this list.

Elmore Smith
Elmore Smith

3.93 blocks per game
1973-74 to 1974-75

Notes:
- Stats updated on Nov 29, 2022.
- Total Rebounds were not recorded until 1950-51, steals, blocks, offensive and defensive rebounds until 1973-74, turnovers until 1977-78 and 3-pointers started in 1979-80.
- In this case, Seasons and Games only include seasons since 1974.

Lakers Top 50 Players for Career Blocks Average in the NBA Regular Season

Player Blocks Seasons Games
1. Elmore Smith 3.93 2 155
2. Shaquille O'Neal 2.49 8 514
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 2.46 14 1093
4. Anthony Davis 2.14 4 155
5. JaVale McGee 1.69 2 143
6. Elden Campbell 1.65 9 618
7. Andrew Bynum 1.60 7 392
8. Vlade Divac 1.56 8 535
9. Dwight Howard 1.47 3 205
10. Pau Gasol 1.41 7 429
11. Roy Hibbert 1.36 1 81
12. Brook Lopez 1.32 1 74
13. Ed Davis 1.24 1 79
14. Sam Bowie 1.17 2 92
15. Chris Mihm 1.15 4 175
16. Chuck Nevitt 1.13 2 15
Ronny Turiaf 1.13 3 173
18. Marc Gasol 1.12 1 52
19. Samaki Walker 1.05 2 136
20. Sam Perkins 1.03 3 185
Chris Kaman 1.03 1 39
22. Sekou Doumbouya 1.00 1 2
Christian Eyenga 1.00 1 1
Mac McClung 1.00 1 1
Robert Horry 1.00 7 448
Player Blocks Seasons Games
26. Jim Chones 0.98 2 164
27. Andre Drummond 0.95 1 21
28. Connie Hawkins 0.89 2 114
29. Lamar Odom 0.87 7 519
30. Kwame Brown 0.84 3 136
31. Brandon Bass 0.83 1 66
Shawne Williams 0.83 1 36
33. Orlando Woolridge 0.82 2 136
34. DeAndre Jordan 0.81 1 32
35. Bob McAdoo 0.80 4 224
36. Jordan Hill 0.79 4 178
Mychal Thompson 0.79 5 335
Wesley Johnson 0.79 2 155
39. Carmelo Anthony 0.75 1 69
Spencer Haywood 0.75 1 76
Earl Clark 0.75 1 59
42. Jerry West 0.74 1 31
43. Kermit Washington 0.71 5 214
Montrezl Harrell 0.71 1 69
45. Didier Ilunga-Mbenga 0.70 3 98
Jerome Kersey 0.70 1 70
Jim Brewer 0.70 2 149
Antonio Harvey 0.70 2 86
49. LeBron James 0.69 5 236
50. Eddie Jones 0.68 5 314
51. James Worthy 0.67 12 926
Damian Jones 0.67 2 18
53. Mike Smrek 0.66 2 83