NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

Last Updated on February 29, 2024

Regarding the 2023-24 campaign, the Boston Celtics are the best in the league in defensive rebounds per contest with 36.5. Holding the runner up spot are the Milwaukee Bucks, with a DRB per game total of 34.9. Having earned a mark of 34.8, the Minnesota Timberwolves are holding on to the third position. With the fourth and fifth spot are the Houston Rockets (34.7) as well as the Los Angeles Lakers (34.4).

2022-23 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Boston Celtics 36.5
2nd Milwaukee Bucks 34.9
3rd Minnesota Timberwolves 34.8
4th Houston Rockets 34.7
5th Los Angeles Lakers 34.4
6th Cleveland Cavaliers 34.3
7th Golden State Warriors 34.3
8th Utah Jazz 33.8
9th Phoenix Suns 33.6
10th New Orleans Pelicans 33.4
11th Denver Nuggets 33.4
12th Oklahoma City Thunder 33.1
13th San Antonio Spurs 33.0
14th Sacramento Kings 32.8
15th Brooklyn Nets 32.8
16th New York Knicks 32.8
17th Los Angeles Clippers 32.7
18th Chicago Bulls 32.6
19th Detroit Pistons 32.5
20th Miami Heat 32.5
21st Toronto Raptors 32.4
22nd Dallas Mavericks 32.3
23rd Atlanta Hawks 32.1
24th Philadelphia 76ers 31.9
25th Orlando Magic 31.8
26th Memphis Grizzlies 31.8
27th Washington Wizards 31.4
28th Charlotte Hornets 31.1
29th Indiana Pacers 31.0
30th Portland Trail Blazers 29.5

2021-22 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Milwaukee Bucks 36.5
2nd Golden State Warriors 35.7
3rd Utah Jazz 35.6
4th Boston Celtics 35.5
5th Phoenix Suns 35.5
6th Oklahoma City Thunder 35.2
7th Orlando Magic 35.2
8th Memphis Grizzlies 35.0
9th Denver Nuggets 34.9
10th Los Angeles Clippers 34.9
11th New York Knicks 34.6
12th Los Angeles Lakers 34.5
13th San Antonio Spurs 34.3
14th Washington Wizards 34.1
15th Brooklyn Nets 34.1
16th Cleveland Cavaliers 34.0
17th Atlanta Hawks 33.9
18th Miami Heat 33.9
19th Philadelphia 76ers 33.8
20th Dallas Mavericks 33.8
21st Charlotte Hornets 33.7
22nd Chicago Bulls 33.7
23rd Sacramento Kings 33.4
24th New Orleans Pelicans 33.2
25th Minnesota Timberwolves 32.9
26th Indiana Pacers 32.6
27th Portland Trail Blazers 32.5
28th Houston Rockets 32.4
29th Detroit Pistons 32.0
30th Toronto Raptors 32.0

2020-21 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Milwaukee Bucks 37.8
2nd Utah Jazz 37.6
3rd New Orleans Pelicans 35.7
4th Oklahoma City Thunder 35.7
5th Brooklyn Nets 35.5
6th Washington Wizards 35.5
7th New York Knicks 35.5
8th Chicago Bulls 35.3
9th Memphis Grizzlies 35.3
10th Atlanta Hawks 35.1
11th Orlando Magic 35.1
12th Golden State Warriors 35.1
13th Philadelphia 76ers 35.0
14th Los Angeles Clippers 34.7
15th Los Angeles Lakers 34.6
16th San Antonio Spurs 34.6
17th Dallas Mavericks 34.2
18th Phoenix Suns 34.2
19th Denver Nuggets 33.9
20th Portland Trail Blazers 33.9
21st Indiana Pacers 33.7
22nd Boston Celtics 33.6
23rd Miami Heat 33.5
24th Houston Rockets 33.3
25th Charlotte Hornets 33.2
26th Detroit Pistons 33.1
27th Minnesota Timberwolves 33.0
28th Cleveland Cavaliers 32.3
29th Toronto Raptors 32.1
30th Sacramento Kings 32.0

2019-20 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Milwaukee Bucks 42.2
2nd Brooklyn Nets 37.3
3rd Los Angeles Clippers 37.0
4th Dallas Mavericks 36.4
5th Memphis Grizzlies 36.2
6th Miami Heat 35.9
7th Toronto Raptors 35.9
8th Utah Jazz 35.8
9th San Antonio Spurs 35.6
10th New Orleans Pelicans 35.4
11th Boston Celtics 35.4
12th Portland Trail Blazers 35.1
13th Los Angeles Lakers 35.1
14th Philadelphia 76ers 35.0
15th Oklahoma City Thunder 34.7
16th Houston Rockets 34.5
17th New York Knicks 34.5
18th Minnesota Timberwolves 34.3
19th Orlando Magic 34.2
20th Indiana Pacers 34.1
21st Phoenix Suns 33.8
22nd Cleveland Cavaliers 33.4
23rd Atlanta Hawks 33.4
24th Denver Nuggets 33.4
25th Sacramento Kings 32.9
26th Golden State Warriors 32.9
27th Detroit Pistons 32.0
28th Washington Wizards 31.9
29th Charlotte Hornets 31.8
30th Chicago Bulls 31.4

2018-19 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Milwaukee Bucks 40.4
2nd Philadelphia 76ers 36.9
3rd Golden State Warriors 36.5
4th Los Angeles Lakers 36.4
5th Utah Jazz 36.4
6th New Orleans Pelicans 36.2
7th Portland Trail Blazers 36.2
8th Los Angeles Clippers 35.8
9th Toronto Raptors 35.6
10th Brooklyn Nets 35.6
11th Oklahoma City Thunder 35.5
12th San Antonio Spurs 35.5
13th Orlando Magic 35.4
14th Dallas Mavericks 35.2
15th Miami Heat 35.1
16th Boston Celtics 34.7
17th Denver Nuggets 34.5
18th Atlanta Hawks 34.5
19th Sacramento Kings 34.4
20th New York Knicks 34.3
21st Chicago Bulls 34.1
22nd Charlotte Hornets 33.9
23rd Indiana Pacers 33.7
24th Detroit Pistons 33.6
25th Minnesota Timberwolves 33.5
26th Memphis Grizzlies 33.0
27th Washington Wizards 32.7
28th Cleveland Cavaliers 31.9
29th Houston Rockets 31.9
30th Phoenix Suns 31.3

2017-18 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Philadelphia 76ers 36.5
2nd Los Angeles Lakers 35.7
3rd New Orleans Pelicans 35.7
4th Charlotte Hornets 35.4
5th Portland Trail Blazers 35.3
6th Boston Celtics 35.1
7th Golden State Warriors 35.1
8th Chicago Bulls 35.0
9th Brooklyn Nets 34.8
10th Houston Rockets 34.5
11th Toronto Raptors 34.2
12th Utah Jazz 34.2
13th Miami Heat 34.2
14th San Antonio Spurs 33.9
15th Phoenix Suns 33.9
16th Los Angeles Clippers 33.7
17th Cleveland Cavaliers 33.7
18th Detroit Pistons 33.6
19th New York Knicks 33.6
20th Denver Nuggets 33.5
21st Dallas Mavericks 33.1
22nd Washington Wizards 33.1
23rd Atlanta Hawks 32.8
24th Orlando Magic 32.8
25th Indiana Pacers 32.7
26th Oklahoma City Thunder 32.6
27th Minnesota Timberwolves 31.6
28th Milwaukee Bucks 31.5
29th Sacramento Kings 31.4
30th Memphis Grizzlies 31.0

2016-17 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Brooklyn Nets 35.1
2nd New Orleans Pelicans 35.1
3rd Golden State Warriors 35.0
4th Charlotte Hornets 34.8
5th Detroit Pistons 34.6
6th Denver Nuggets 34.6
7th Cleveland Cavaliers 34.4
8th Oklahoma City Thunder 34.4
9th Chicago Bulls 34.1
10th Atlanta Hawks 34.1
11th Los Angeles Clippers 34.0
12th San Antonio Spurs 33.9
13th Utah Jazz 33.8
14th Portland Trail Blazers 33.5
15th Houston Rockets 33.5
16th Orlando Magic 33.3
17th New York Knicks 33.2
18th Phoenix Suns 33.1
19th Philadelphia 76ers 33.0
20th Miami Heat 33.0
21st Indiana Pacers 33.0
22nd Boston Celtics 32.9
23rd Toronto Raptors 32.6
24th Washington Wizards 32.6
25th Sacramento Kings 32.3
26th Los Angeles Lakers 32.1
27th Memphis Grizzlies 32.0
28th Milwaukee Bucks 31.6
29th Minnesota Timberwolves 31.0
30th Dallas Mavericks 30.7

2015-16 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Golden State Warriors 36.2
2nd Oklahoma City Thunder 35.6
3rd Chicago Bulls 35.2
4th Charlotte Hornets 35.0
5th San Antonio Spurs 34.5
6th Miami Heat 34.3
7th New York Knicks 34.0
8th Portland Trail Blazers 33.9
9th Dallas Mavericks 33.9
10th Indiana Pacers 33.9
11th Cleveland Cavaliers 33.9
12th Detroit Pistons 33.9
13th Atlanta Hawks 33.8
14th Sacramento Kings 33.7
15th Boston Celtics 33.3
16th Phoenix Suns 33.3
17th Los Angeles Clippers 33.3
18th Toronto Raptors 33.2
19th Denver Nuggets 33.1
20th New Orleans Pelicans 33.1
21st Orlando Magic 33.0
22nd Washington Wizards 32.8
23rd Utah Jazz 32.5
24th Los Angeles Lakers 32.3
25th Brooklyn Nets 31.9
26th Philadelphia 76ers 31.8
27th Houston Rockets 31.7
28th Minnesota Timberwolves 31.5
29th Milwaukee Bucks 31.2
30th Memphis Grizzlies 30.5

2014-15 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Portland Trail Blazers 35.1
2nd Oklahoma City Thunder 34.7
3rd Indiana Pacers 34.4
4th Golden State Warriors 34.3
5th Washington Wizards 34.2
6th Charlotte Hornets 34.1
7th Chicago Bulls 34.0
8th San Antonio Spurs 33.8
9th Sacramento Kings 33.3
10th Los Angeles Clippers 33.1
11th Boston Celtics 32.7
12th Denver Nuggets 32.4
13th Los Angeles Lakers 32.3
14th Phoenix Suns 32.2
15th Memphis Grizzlies 32.1
16th Detroit Pistons 32.1
17th Brooklyn Nets 32.0
18th Houston Rockets 32.0
19th New Orleans Pelicans 32.0
20th Utah Jazz 31.9
21st Cleveland Cavaliers 31.9
22nd Atlanta Hawks 31.8
23rd Dallas Mavericks 31.8
24th Orlando Magic 31.8
25th Milwaukee Bucks 31.4
26th Philadelphia 76ers 30.9
27th Toronto Raptors 30.8
28th Miami Heat 30.0
29th New York Knicks 29.8
30th Minnesota Timberwolves 29.3

2013-14 NBA Team Defensive Rebounds Per Game Leaders

DRB Rank Team DRB
1st Indiana Pacers 34.5
2nd Golden State Warriors 34.4
3rd Houston Rockets 34.1
4th Portland Trail Blazers 34.0
5th San Antonio Spurs 34.0
6th Oklahoma City Thunder 33.9
7th Charlotte Hornets 33.2
8th Denver Nuggets 33.1
9th Chicago Bulls 32.7
10th Los Angeles Clippers 32.5
11th Sacramento Kings 32.4
12th Orlando Magic 32.4
13th Minnesota Timberwolves 32.2
14th Cleveland Cavaliers 32.1
15th Los Angeles Lakers 32.0
16th Phoenix Suns 31.7
17th Washington Wizards 31.4
18th Atlanta Hawks 31.3
19th Philadelphia 76ers 31.2
20th Toronto Raptors 31.1
21st Memphis Grizzlies 30.8
22nd Detroit Pistons 30.8
23rd Dallas Mavericks 30.7
24th Boston Celtics 30.5
25th New Orleans Pelicans 30.3
26th Utah Jazz 30.2
27th New York Knicks 29.7
28th Brooklyn Nets 29.4
29th Milwaukee Bucks 29.3
30th Miami Heat 29.2