NBA Awards: Defensive Player of the Year, Grouped by Team
This is the complete list of all the NBA players that won the Defensive Player of the Year Award, grouped by team.
Team with more awards:
6 times had the Defensive Player of the Year
NBA Awards: Defensive Player of the Year
Every year since the 1982-83 season the best NBA defender is selected by a national panel of pro basketball writers and broadcasters and the winner receives the Defensive Player of the Year Award.
On this list the DPOYs are grouped by team, with the Detroit Pistons at the top with 6 awards.
The Spurs and second thanks to Kawhi Leonard who won the Defensive Player of The Year Award in 2015 and 2016.
NBA Awards: All-time list of teams who had the winner of the Defensive Player of the Year award.
|4||San Antonio Spurs||
|1||New York Knicks||
|1||Los Angeles Lakers||
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|1||Oklahoma City Thunder||
1995-96 (Seattle Supersonics)