Who are the greatest rebounders in NBA history?

  1. Wilt Chamberlain – 23 rebounds/game average, all time leading rebounder, 11 rebounding titles
  2. Bill Russell – 22.5 rebounds/game average, 4 rebounding titles second all time rebounder
  3. Dennis Rodman – 13 rebounds/game average, 7 rebounding titles, was only 6′7
  4. Bob Pettit – 16 rebounds/game average, probably the best white guy rebounder along with Jerry Lucas and Dave Cowens
  5. Moses Malone – 12 rebounds/game average, 6 rebounding titles, all time leader in offensive rebounds
  6. Jerry Lucas – 15.6 rebounds/game average
  7. Nate Thurmond – 15 rebounds/game average
  8. Wes Unseld – 14 rebounds/game average, 1 rebounding title, was only 6′7
  9. Dave Cowens – 13.6 rebounds/game average
  10. Dwight Howard – 12.7 rebounds/game average, 5 rebounding titles
  11. Mel Daniels
  12. Charles Barkley
  13. Elgin Baylor
  14. Kevin Garnett
  15. Artis Gilmore
  16. Larry Bird
  17. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
  18. Ben Wallace
  19. Dikembe Mutombo
  20. Tim Duncan