NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

Last Updated on February 20, 2024

When discussing the 2023-24 year, the Philadelphia 76ers are the best in the league in steals per game with 8.6. In the runner up spot are the New Orleans Pelicans, enjoying a thefts per game total of 8.4. Recording a number of 8.1, the Oklahoma City Thunder rank in the 3rd spot. Holding on to the 4th and 5th position are the Orlando Magic (8.1) and the Los Angeles Clippers (8.0).

2022-23 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Philadelphia 76ers 8.6
2nd New Orleans Pelicans 8.4
3rd Oklahoma City Thunder 8.1
4th Orlando Magic 8.1
5th Los Angeles Clippers 8.0
6th Los Angeles Lakers 7.9
7th Indiana Pacers 7.8
8th Washington Wizards 7.8
9th Memphis Grizzlies 7.8
10th Portland Trail Blazers 7.7
11th Chicago Bulls 7.7
12th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.6
13th Toronto Raptors 7.6
14th Atlanta Hawks 7.6
15th Phoenix Suns 7.6
16th Minnesota Timberwolves 7.5
17th Houston Rockets 7.5
18th Miami Heat 7.3
19th New York Knicks 7.3
20th San Antonio Spurs 7.3
21st Sacramento Kings 7.2
22nd Milwaukee Bucks 6.9
23rd Brooklyn Nets 6.9
24th Denver Nuggets 6.7
25th Utah Jazz 6.7
26th Golden State Warriors 6.7
27th Dallas Mavericks 6.6
28th Charlotte Hornets 6.5
29th Boston Celtics 6.4
30th Detroit Pistons 6.0

2021-22 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Memphis Grizzlies 9.8
2nd Toronto Raptors 9.0
3rd Minnesota Timberwolves 8.8
4th Golden State Warriors 8.8
5th Charlotte Hornets 8.6
6th Phoenix Suns 8.6
7th New Orleans Pelicans 8.3
8th Portland Trail Blazers 8.0
9th Philadelphia 76ers 7.7
10th Detroit Pistons 7.7
11th San Antonio Spurs 7.6
12th Los Angeles Lakers 7.6
13th Milwaukee Bucks 7.6
14th Oklahoma City Thunder 7.6
15th Los Angeles Clippers 7.4
16th Miami Heat 7.4
17th Houston Rockets 7.3
18th Denver Nuggets 7.2
19th Boston Celtics 7.2
20th Utah Jazz 7.2
21st Sacramento Kings 7.2
22nd Atlanta Hawks 7.2
23rd Chicago Bulls 7.1
24th Brooklyn Nets 7.1
25th Indiana Pacers 7.1
26th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.1
27th New York Knicks 7.0
28th Orlando Magic 6.8
29th Dallas Mavericks 6.7
30th Washington Wizards 6.4

2020-21 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Philadelphia 76ers 9.1
2nd Memphis Grizzlies 9.1
3rd Minnesota Timberwolves 8.8
4th Toronto Raptors 8.6
5th Indiana Pacers 8.5
6th Golden State Warriors 8.2
7th Milwaukee Bucks 8.1
8th Denver Nuggets 8.1
9th Miami Heat 7.9
10th Charlotte Hornets 7.8
11th Los Angeles Lakers 7.8
12th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.8
13th Boston Celtics 7.7
14th Houston Rockets 7.6
15th New Orleans Pelicans 7.6
16th Sacramento Kings 7.5
17th Detroit Pistons 7.4
18th Washington Wizards 7.3
19th Phoenix Suns 7.2
20th Los Angeles Clippers 7.1
21st New York Knicks 7.0
22nd San Antonio Spurs 7.0
23rd Oklahoma City Thunder 7.0
24th Atlanta Hawks 7.0
25th Portland Trail Blazers 6.9
26th Orlando Magic 6.9
27th Brooklyn Nets 6.7
28th Chicago Bulls 6.7
29th Utah Jazz 6.6
30th Dallas Mavericks 6.3

2019-20 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Chicago Bulls 10.0
2nd Toronto Raptors 8.8
3rd Houston Rockets 8.7
4th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.7
5th Los Angeles Lakers 8.6
6th Boston Celtics 8.3
7th Golden State Warriors 8.2
8th Orlando Magic 8.2
9th Denver Nuggets 8.0
10th Philadelphia 76ers 8.0
11th Washington Wizards 8.0
12th Memphis Grizzlies 7.9
13th Atlanta Hawks 7.8
14th Sacramento Kings 7.7
15th Phoenix Suns 7.7
16th Oklahoma City Thunder 7.6
17th New York Knicks 7.6
18th Miami Heat 7.5
19th New Orleans Pelicans 7.5
20th Indiana Pacers 7.4
21st Detroit Pistons 7.4
22nd San Antonio Spurs 7.3
23rd Milwaukee Bucks 7.2
24th Los Angeles Clippers 7.1
25th Cleveland Cavaliers 6.9
26th Charlotte Hornets 6.6
27th Brooklyn Nets 6.4
28th Portland Trail Blazers 6.3
29th Dallas Mavericks 6.1
30th Utah Jazz 6.1

2018-19 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Oklahoma City Thunder 9.3
2nd Phoenix Suns 9.0
3rd Indiana Pacers 8.7
4th Boston Celtics 8.6
5th Houston Rockets 8.5
6th Memphis Grizzlies 8.3
7th Washington Wizards 8.3
8th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.3
9th Toronto Raptors 8.3
10th Sacramento Kings 8.3
11th Atlanta Hawks 8.2
12th Utah Jazz 8.1
13th Denver Nuggets 7.7
14th Miami Heat 7.6
15th Golden State Warriors 7.6
16th Los Angeles Lakers 7.5
17th Milwaukee Bucks 7.5
18th New Orleans Pelicans 7.4
19th Philadelphia 76ers 7.4
20th Chicago Bulls 7.4
21st Charlotte Hornets 7.2
22nd Detroit Pistons 6.9
23rd Los Angeles Clippers 6.8
24th New York Knicks 6.8
25th Portland Trail Blazers 6.7
26th Orlando Magic 6.6
27th Brooklyn Nets 6.6
28th Cleveland Cavaliers 6.5
29th Dallas Mavericks 6.5
30th San Antonio Spurs 6.1

2017-18 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Oklahoma City Thunder 9.1
2nd Milwaukee Bucks 8.8
3rd Indiana Pacers 8.8
4th Utah Jazz 8.6
5th Houston Rockets 8.5
6th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.4
7th Philadelphia 76ers 8.3
8th New Orleans Pelicans 8.0
9th Golden State Warriors 8.0
10th Washington Wizards 7.9
11th Sacramento Kings 7.8
12th Atlanta Hawks 7.8
13th Los Angeles Lakers 7.7
14th Los Angeles Clippers 7.7
15th Detroit Pistons 7.7
16th San Antonio Spurs 7.7
17th Denver Nuggets 7.6
18th Toronto Raptors 7.6
19th Chicago Bulls 7.6
20th Orlando Magic 7.6
21st Miami Heat 7.6
22nd Memphis Grizzlies 7.5
23rd Boston Celtics 7.4
24th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.1
25th Dallas Mavericks 7.0
26th Portland Trail Blazers 7.0
27th Phoenix Suns 6.9
28th Charlotte Hornets 6.8
29th New York Knicks 6.7
30th Brooklyn Nets 6.2

2016-17 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Golden State Warriors 9.6
2nd Washington Wizards 8.5
3rd Philadelphia 76ers 8.4
4th Toronto Raptors 8.3
5th Los Angeles Lakers 8.2
6th Phoenix Suns 8.2
7th Atlanta Hawks 8.2
8th Houston Rockets 8.2
9th Indiana Pacers 8.2
10th Milwaukee Bucks 8.1
11th San Antonio Spurs 8.0
12th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.0
13th Memphis Grizzlies 8.0
14th Oklahoma City Thunder 7.9
15th Chicago Bulls 7.8
16th New Orleans Pelicans 7.8
17th Sacramento Kings 7.6
18th Boston Celtics 7.5
19th Dallas Mavericks 7.5
20th Los Angeles Clippers 7.5
21st Brooklyn Nets 7.2
22nd Miami Heat 7.2
23rd New York Knicks 7.1
24th Orlando Magic 7.1
25th Portland Trail Blazers 7.0
26th Detroit Pistons 7.0
27th Charlotte Hornets 7.0
28th Denver Nuggets 6.9
29th Utah Jazz 6.7
30th Cleveland Cavaliers 6.6

2015-16 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Houston Rockets 10.0
2nd Boston Celtics 9.2
3rd Atlanta Hawks 9.1
4th Indiana Pacers 9.0
5th Sacramento Kings 8.9
6th Memphis Grizzlies 8.8
7th Los Angeles Clippers 8.6
8th Washington Wizards 8.6
9th Golden State Warriors 8.4
10th Philadelphia 76ers 8.3
11th San Antonio Spurs 8.3
12th Orlando Magic 8.2
13th Milwaukee Bucks 8.2
14th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.0
15th Toronto Raptors 7.8
16th New Orleans Pelicans 7.7
17th Phoenix Suns 7.7
18th Utah Jazz 7.7
19th Brooklyn Nets 7.6
20th Denver Nuggets 7.4
21st Oklahoma City Thunder 7.4
22nd Charlotte Hornets 7.3
23rd Los Angeles Lakers 7.2
24th Detroit Pistons 7.0
25th Portland Trail Blazers 6.9
26th Dallas Mavericks 6.8
27th Miami Heat 6.7
28th Cleveland Cavaliers 6.7
29th Chicago Bulls 6.0
30th New York Knicks 5.7

2014-15 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Milwaukee Bucks 9.6
2nd Philadelphia 76ers 9.6
3rd Houston Rockets 9.5
4th Golden State Warriors 9.3
5th Atlanta Hawks 9.1
6th Phoenix Suns 8.5
7th Memphis Grizzlies 8.5
8th Boston Celtics 8.2
9th Minnesota Timberwolves 8.1
10th Dallas Mavericks 8.1
11th San Antonio Spurs 8.0
12th Orlando Magic 7.9
13th Miami Heat 7.8
14th Denver Nuggets 7.8
15th Los Angeles Clippers 7.8
16th Detroit Pistons 7.6
17th Utah Jazz 7.6
18th Toronto Raptors 7.5
19th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.4
20th Washington Wizards 7.3
21st Oklahoma City Thunder 7.3
22nd Los Angeles Lakers 7.0
23rd Brooklyn Nets 7.0
24th New York Knicks 7.0
25th New Orleans Pelicans 6.7
26th Sacramento Kings 6.7
27th Portland Trail Blazers 6.4
28th Chicago Bulls 6.3
29th Indiana Pacers 6.2
30th Charlotte Hornets 6.1

2013-14 NBA Team Steals Per Game Leaders

SPG Rank Team SPG
1st Philadelphia 76ers 9.3
2nd Miami Heat 8.9
3rd Minnesota Timberwolves 8.8
4th Brooklyn Nets 8.6
5th Dallas Mavericks 8.6
6th Los Angeles Clippers 8.6
7th Phoenix Suns 8.4
8th Detroit Pistons 8.4
9th Atlanta Hawks 8.3
10th Oklahoma City Thunder 8.3
11th Washington Wizards 8.1
12th New Orleans Pelicans 7.9
13th Golden State Warriors 7.8
14th New York Knicks 7.7
15th Memphis Grizzlies 7.7
16th Orlando Magic 7.7
17th Houston Rockets 7.6
18th Denver Nuggets 7.5
19th Los Angeles Lakers 7.5
20th San Antonio Spurs 7.4
21st Chicago Bulls 7.2
22nd Sacramento Kings 7.2
23rd Boston Celtics 7.1
24th Cleveland Cavaliers 7.1
25th Toronto Raptors 7.0
26th Utah Jazz 7.0
27th Indiana Pacers 6.7
28th Milwaukee Bucks 6.6
29th Charlotte Hornets 6.1
30th Portland Trail Blazers 5.5