1986-87


1986-87 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1986-1987 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

37.1 ppg
Michael Jordan
(Chicago Bulls)

Rebounds

14.6 rpg
Charles Barkley
(Philadelphia 76ers)

Assists

12.2 apg
Magic Johnson
(Los Angeles Lakers)

Steals

3.2 spg
Alvin Robertson
(San Antonio Spurs)

Blocks

4.1 bpg
Mark Eaton
(Utah Jazz)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
37.1 ppg
2
(Hawks)
29.0 ppg
3
(Nuggets)
28.6 ppg
4
(Celtics)
28.1 ppg
5
(Trail Blazers)
26.9 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
3,041 pts
2
(Nuggets)
2,345 pts
3
(Hawks)
2,294 pts
4
(Trail Blazers)
2,122 pts
5
(Celtics)
2,076 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(76ers)
14.6 rpg
2
(Bulls)
13.1 rpg
3
(Nets)
12.5 rpg
4
(Mavericks)
11.9 rpg
5
(Pistons)
11.6 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Bulls)
1,074 reb
2
(Nets)
1,023 reb
3
(76ers)
994 reb
4
(Mavericks)
973 reb
5
(Pistons)
955 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Lakers)
12.2 apg
2
(Warriors)
10.3 apg
3
(Pistons)
10.0 apg
4
(Hawks)
10.0 apg
5
(Trail Blazers)
8.9 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Lakers)
977 ast
2
(Warriors)
848 ast
3
(Hawks)
823 ast
4
(Pistons)
813 ast
5
(Trail Blazers)
715 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Spurs)
3.2 spg
2
(Bulls)
2.9 spg
3
(76ers)
2.6 spg
4
(Cavaliers)
2.5 spg
5
(Trail Blazers)
2.5 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Spurs)
260 stl
2
(Bulls)
236 stl
3
(Cavaliers)
209 stl
4
(Trail Blazers)
204 stl
5
(Nuggets)
201 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Jazz)
4.1 bpg
2
(Bullets)
3.7 bpg
3
(Rockets)
3.4 bpg
4
(Clippers)
2.6 bpg
5
(Supersonics)
2.4 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Jazz)
321 blk
2
(Bullets)
302 blk
3
(Rockets)
254 blk
4
(Clippers)
187 blk
5
(Supersonics)
180 blk

Note: * NBA minimums for Per Game Leaders: 70 Games or 1400 Points, 800 Rebounds, 400 Assists, 125 Steals, 100 Blocks.