1996-97


1996-97 NBA Season: Leaders Summary

Information about which players led the main stats categories in the 1996-1997 NBA Season, including leaders in points, rebounds, assists, steals, blocks and turnovers.

Regular Season Leaders

Points

29.6 ppg
Michael Jordan
(Chicago Bulls)

Rebounds

16.1 rpg
Dennis Rodman
(Chicago Bulls)

Assists

11.4 apg
Mark Jackson
(Nuggets / Pacers)

Steals

2.7 spg
Mookie Blaylock
(Atlanta Hawks)

Blocks

3.4 bpg
Shawn Bradley
(Nets / Mavericks)

Regular Season Leaders Details

Points per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
29.6 ppg
2
(Jazz)
27.4 ppg
3
(Hornets)
26.8 ppg
4
(Kings)
25.9 ppg
5
(Warriors)
24.2 ppg

Total Points

Rnk Player (Team) Points
1
(Bulls)
2,431 pts
2
(Jazz)
2,249 pts
3
(Hornets)
2,115 pts
4
(Kings)
2,095 pts
5
(Warriors)
1,938 pts

Rebounds per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Bulls)
16.1 rpg
2
(Hawks)
11.6 rpg
3
(Hornets)
11.4 rpg
4
(Nuggets)
11.1 rpg
5
(Knicks)
10.7 rpg

Total Rebounds

Rnk Player (Team) Rebounds
1
(Hawks)
929 reb
2
(Nuggets)
913 reb
3
(Bulls)
883 reb
4
(Knicks)
834 reb
5
(Hornets)
829 reb

Assists per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Nuggets / Pacers)
11.4 apg
2
(Jazz)
10.5 apg
3
(Suns)
9.3 apg
4
(Mavericks / Suns)
9.0 apg
5
(Bullets)
8.9 apg

Total Assists

Rnk Player (Team) Assists
1
(Nuggets / Pacers)
935 ast
2
(Jazz)
860 ast
3
(Bullets)
727 ast
4
(Raptors)
709 ast
5
(Heat)
695 ast

Steals per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Hawks)
2.7 spg
2
(Raptors)
2.5 spg
3
(Supersonics)
2.4 spg
4
(Lakers)
2.4 spg
5
(Celtics)
2.2 spg

Total Steals

Rnk Player (Team) Steals
1
(Hawks)
212 stl
2
(Raptors)
201 stl
3
(Supersonics)
197 stl
4
(Lakers)
189 stl
5
(Celtics)
167 stl

Blocks per Game

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Nets / Mavericks)
3.4 bpg
2
(Hawks)
3.3 bpg
3
(Lakers)
2.9 bpg
4
(Heat)
2.9 bpg
5
(Nuggets)
2.8 bpg

Total Blocks

Rnk Player (Team) Blocks
1
(Hawks)
264 blk
2
(Nets / Mavericks)
248 blk
3
(Nuggets)
227 blk
4
(Heat)
189 blk
5
(Knicks)
189 blk

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