NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

Last Updated on February 20, 2024

For the 2023-24 campaign, the Minnesota Timberwolves lead the league in points surrendered per game with 106.7. In second are the Cleveland Cavaliers, possessing a points given up per game total of 109.2. Earning a total of 109.9, the New York Knicks are sitting in the third position. Finishing out the top 5 are the Miami Heat (110.4) along with the Boston Celtics (110.6).

2022-23 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Minnesota Timberwolves 106.7
2nd Cleveland Cavaliers 109.2
3rd New York Knicks 109.9
4th Miami Heat 110.4
5th Boston Celtics 110.6
6th Denver Nuggets 110.8
7th Orlando Magic 110.9
8th New Orleans Pelicans 112.2
9th Los Angeles Clippers 112.7
10th Houston Rockets 112.7
11th Chicago Bulls 112.9
12th Memphis Grizzlies 113.0
13th Oklahoma City Thunder 113.6
14th Philadelphia 76ers 113.9
15th Phoenix Suns 114.3
16th Brooklyn Nets 115.6
17th Portland Trail Blazers 116.7
18th Los Angeles Lakers 117.1
19th Dallas Mavericks 117.2
20th Toronto Raptors 117.8
21st Sacramento Kings 117.9
22nd Golden State Warriors 118.2
23rd Milwaukee Bucks 118.8
24th Charlotte Hornets 119.4
25th San Antonio Spurs 120.4
26th Utah Jazz 120.7
27th Detroit Pistons 122.0
28th Indiana Pacers 122.3
29th Washington Wizards 123.9
30th Atlanta Hawks 123.9

2021-22 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Boston Celtics 104.5
2nd Dallas Mavericks 104.7
3rd Golden State Warriors 105.5
4th Miami Heat 105.6
5th Cleveland Cavaliers 105.7
6th New York Knicks 106.6
7th Toronto Raptors 107.1
8th Phoenix Suns 107.3
9th Philadelphia 76ers 107.3
10th Utah Jazz 107.6
11th Los Angeles Clippers 108.4
12th Memphis Grizzlies 109.9
13th New Orleans Pelicans 110.3
14th Denver Nuggets 110.4
15th Oklahoma City Thunder 111.8
16th Washington Wizards 112.0
17th Chicago Bulls 112.0
18th Brooklyn Nets 112.1
19th Milwaukee Bucks 112.1
20th Orlando Magic 112.2
21st Atlanta Hawks 112.4
22nd Detroit Pistons 112.5
23rd San Antonio Spurs 113.0
24th Minnesota Timberwolves 113.3
25th Charlotte Hornets 114.9
26th Indiana Pacers 114.9
27th Portland Trail Blazers 115.1
28th Los Angeles Lakers 115.1
29th Sacramento Kings 115.8
30th Houston Rockets 118.2

2020-21 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st New York Knicks 104.7
2nd Los Angeles Lakers 106.8
3rd Utah Jazz 107.2
4th Los Angeles Clippers 107.8
5th Miami Heat 108.0
6th Philadelphia 76ers 108.1
7th Phoenix Suns 109.5
8th Denver Nuggets 110.1
9th Dallas Mavericks 110.2
10th Detroit Pistons 111.1
11th Boston Celtics 111.2
12th Atlanta Hawks 111.4
13th Charlotte Hornets 111.4
14th Chicago Bulls 111.6
15th Toronto Raptors 111.7
16th Memphis Grizzlies 112.3
17th Cleveland Cavaliers 112.3
18th Golden State Warriors 112.7
19th San Antonio Spurs 112.8
20th Orlando Magic 113.3
21st Brooklyn Nets 114.1
22nd Milwaukee Bucks 114.2
23rd Portland Trail Blazers 114.3
24th New Orleans Pelicans 114.9
25th Indiana Pacers 115.3
26th Oklahoma City Thunder 115.6
27th Houston Rockets 116.7
28th Sacramento Kings 117.4
29th Minnesota Timberwolves 117.7
30th Washington Wizards 118.5

2019-20 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Toronto Raptors 106.5
2nd Boston Celtics 107.3
3rd Indiana Pacers 107.5
4th Los Angeles Lakers 107.6
5th Orlando Magic 108.3
6th Philadelphia 76ers 108.4
7th Oklahoma City Thunder 108.4
8th Milwaukee Bucks 108.6
9th Utah Jazz 108.8
10th Miami Heat 109.1
11th Denver Nuggets 109.2
12th Charlotte Hornets 109.6
13th Los Angeles Clippers 109.9
14th Chicago Bulls 109.9
15th Detroit Pistons 110.8
16th Dallas Mavericks 112.1
17th Sacramento Kings 112.1
18th New York Knicks 112.3
19th Brooklyn Nets 112.3
20th Phoenix Suns 113.4
21st Memphis Grizzlies 113.7
22nd Cleveland Cavaliers 114.8
23rd Houston Rockets 114.8
24th Golden State Warriors 115.0
25th San Antonio Spurs 115.2
26th Portland Trail Blazers 116.1
27th New Orleans Pelicans 117.1
28th Minnesota Timberwolves 117.5
29th Washington Wizards 119.1
30th Atlanta Hawks 119.7

2018-19 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Indiana Pacers 104.7
2nd Miami Heat 105.9
3rd Memphis Grizzlies 106.1
4th Utah Jazz 106.5
5th Orlando Magic 106.6
6th Denver Nuggets 106.7
7th Detroit Pistons 107.3
8th Boston Celtics 108.0
9th Toronto Raptors 108.4
10th Houston Rockets 109.1
11th Milwaukee Bucks 109.3
12th San Antonio Spurs 110.0
13th Dallas Mavericks 110.1
14th Portland Trail Blazers 110.5
15th Oklahoma City Thunder 111.1
16th Golden State Warriors 111.2
17th Charlotte Hornets 111.8
18th Brooklyn Nets 112.3
19th Philadelphia 76ers 112.5
20th Chicago Bulls 113.4
21st Los Angeles Lakers 113.5
22nd New York Knicks 113.8
23rd Minnesota Timberwolves 114.0
24th Cleveland Cavaliers 114.1
25th Los Angeles Clippers 114.3
26th Sacramento Kings 115.3
27th New Orleans Pelicans 116.8
28th Phoenix Suns 116.8
29th Washington Wizards 116.9
30th Atlanta Hawks 119.4

2017-18 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Utah Jazz 99.8
2nd San Antonio Spurs 99.8
3rd Boston Celtics 100.4
4th Miami Heat 102.9
5th Portland Trail Blazers 103.0
6th Toronto Raptors 103.9
7th Houston Rockets 103.9
8th Detroit Pistons 103.9
9th Indiana Pacers 104.2
10th Oklahoma City Thunder 104.4
11th Philadelphia 76ers 105.3
12th Dallas Mavericks 105.4
13th Memphis Grizzlies 105.5
14th Sacramento Kings 105.8
15th Washington Wizards 106.0
16th Milwaukee Bucks 106.8
17th Minnesota Timberwolves 107.3
18th Golden State Warriors 107.5
19th Charlotte Hornets 108.0
20th New York Knicks 108.0
21st Orlando Magic 108.2
22nd Denver Nuggets 108.5
23rd Atlanta Hawks 108.8
24th Los Angeles Clippers 109.0
25th Los Angeles Lakers 109.6
26th Cleveland Cavaliers 109.9
27th Chicago Bulls 110.0
28th Brooklyn Nets 110.3
29th New Orleans Pelicans 110.4
30th Phoenix Suns 113.3

2016-17 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Utah Jazz 96.8
2nd San Antonio Spurs 98.1
3rd Memphis Grizzlies 100.0
4th Dallas Mavericks 100.8
5th Miami Heat 102.1
6th Chicago Bulls 102.4
7th Detroit Pistons 102.5
8th Toronto Raptors 102.6
9th Milwaukee Bucks 103.8
10th Atlanta Hawks 104.0
11th Golden State Warriors 104.3
12th Los Angeles Clippers 104.4
13th Charlotte Hornets 104.7
14th Indiana Pacers 105.3
15th Boston Celtics 105.4
16th Oklahoma City Thunder 105.8
17th New Orleans Pelicans 106.4
18th Minnesota Timberwolves 106.7
19th Sacramento Kings 106.7
20th Cleveland Cavaliers 107.2
21st Washington Wizards 107.4
22nd Orlando Magic 107.6
23rd New York Knicks 108.0
24th Philadelphia 76ers 108.1
25th Portland Trail Blazers 108.5
26th Houston Rockets 109.6
27th Denver Nuggets 111.2
28th Los Angeles Lakers 111.5
29th Brooklyn Nets 112.5
30th Phoenix Suns 113.3

2015-16 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st San Antonio Spurs 92.9
2nd Utah Jazz 95.9
3rd Toronto Raptors 98.2
4th Cleveland Cavaliers 98.3
5th Miami Heat 98.4
6th Atlanta Hawks 99.2
7th Los Angeles Clippers 100.2
8th Indiana Pacers 100.5
9th Charlotte Hornets 100.7
10th New York Knicks 101.1
11th Memphis Grizzlies 101.3
12th Detroit Pistons 101.4
13th Boston Celtics 102.5
14th Dallas Mavericks 102.6
15th Oklahoma City Thunder 102.9
16th Chicago Bulls 103.1
17th Milwaukee Bucks 103.2
18th Orlando Magic 103.7
19th Golden State Warriors 104.1
20th Portland Trail Blazers 104.3
21st Washington Wizards 104.6
22nd Denver Nuggets 105.0
23rd Minnesota Timberwolves 106.0
24th Brooklyn Nets 106.0
25th Houston Rockets 106.4
26th New Orleans Pelicans 106.5
27th Los Angeles Lakers 106.9
28th Phoenix Suns 107.5
29th Philadelphia 76ers 107.6
30th Sacramento Kings 109.1

2014-15 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Utah Jazz 94.9
2nd Memphis Grizzlies 95.1
3rd San Antonio Spurs 97.0
4th Indiana Pacers 97.0
5th Atlanta Hawks 97.1
6th Miami Heat 97.3
7th Charlotte Hornets 97.3
8th Milwaukee Bucks 97.4
9th Chicago Bulls 97.8
10th Washington Wizards 97.8
11th New Orleans Pelicans 98.6
12th Portland Trail Blazers 98.6
13th Cleveland Cavaliers 98.7
14th Detroit Pistons 99.5
15th Golden State Warriors 99.9
16th Los Angeles Clippers 100.1
17th Houston Rockets 100.5
18th Brooklyn Nets 100.9
19th Toronto Raptors 100.9
20th Philadelphia 76ers 101.0
21st Boston Celtics 101.2
22nd New York Knicks 101.2
23rd Orlando Magic 101.4
24th Oklahoma City Thunder 101.8
25th Dallas Mavericks 102.3
26th Phoenix Suns 103.3
27th Denver Nuggets 105.0
28th Sacramento Kings 105.0
29th Los Angeles Lakers 105.3
30th Minnesota Timberwolves 106.5

2013-14 NBA Team Points Allowed Per Game Leaders

PPG Rank Team PPG
1st Chicago Bulls 91.8
2nd Indiana Pacers 92.3
3rd Memphis Grizzlies 94.6
4th Charlotte Hornets 97.1
5th Miami Heat 97.4
6th San Antonio Spurs 97.6
7th Toronto Raptors 98.0
8th New York Knicks 99.4
9th Washington Wizards 99.4
10th Golden State Warriors 99.5
11th Brooklyn Nets 99.5
12th Oklahoma City Thunder 99.8
13th Boston Celtics 100.7
14th Los Angeles Clippers 101.0
15th Atlanta Hawks 101.5
16th Cleveland Cavaliers 101.5
17th Orlando Magic 102.0
18th Utah Jazz 102.2
19th New Orleans Pelicans 102.4
20th Dallas Mavericks 102.4
21st Phoenix Suns 102.6
22nd Portland Trail Blazers 102.8
23rd Houston Rockets 103.1
24th Sacramento Kings 103.4
25th Milwaukee Bucks 103.7
26th Minnesota Timberwolves 104.3
27th Detroit Pistons 104.7
28th Denver Nuggets 106.5
29th Los Angeles Lakers 109.2
30th Philadelphia 76ers 109.9