1987-88


1987-88 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1987-1988 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

35.0 ppg
Michael Jordan
(Chicago Bulls)

Rebounds

13.0 rpg
Michael Cage
(Los Angeles Clippers)

Assists

13.8 apg
John Stockton
(Utah Jazz)

Steals

3.2 spg
Michael Jordan
(Chicago Bulls)

Blocks

3.7 bpg
Mark Eaton
(Utah Jazz)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
35.0 ppg
2
(Hawks)
30.7 ppg
3
(Celtics)
29.9 ppg
4
(76ers)
28.3 ppg
5
(Jazz)
27.7 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
2,868 pts
2
(Hawks)
2,397 pts
3
(Celtics)
2,275 pts
4
(Jazz)
2,268 pts
5
(76ers)
2,264 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Clippers)
13.0 rpg
2
(Bulls)
13.0 rpg
3
(Rockets)
12.1 rpg
4
(Jazz)
12.0 rpg
5
(Nets)
11.9 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Bulls)
1,066 reb
2
(Jazz)
986 reb
3
(Rockets)
959 reb
4
(Mavericks)
959 reb
5
(76ers)
951 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Jazz)
13.8 apg
2
(Lakers)
11.9 apg
3
(Knicks)
10.6 apg
4
(Trail Blazers)
10.1 apg
5
(Hawks)
9.3 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Jazz)
1,128 ast
2
(Knicks)
868 ast
3
(Lakers)
858 ast
4
(Trail Blazers)
831 ast
5
(Hawks)
747 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Bulls)
3.2 spg
2
(Spurs)
3.0 spg
3
(Jazz)
3.0 spg
4
(Nuggets)
2.7 spg
5
(Trail Blazers)
2.5 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Bulls)
259 stl
2
(Spurs)
243 stl
3
(Jazz)
242 stl
4
(Nuggets)
223 stl
5
(Knicks)
205 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Jazz)
3.7 bpg
2
(Clippers)
3.4 bpg
3
(Knicks)
3.0 bpg
4
(Rockets)
2.7 bpg
5
(Bullets)
2.7 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Jazz)
304 blk
2
(Knicks)
245 blk
3
(Clippers)
225 blk
4
(Rockets)
214 blk
5
(Bullets)
208 blk

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