NBA Defense Vs Position: The Ultimate Defensive Analysis


Welcome to DraftEdge’s defensive fortress, where we dissect the nuances of NBA teams’ defensive tendencies against distinct positions. Our Defense Vs Position page isn’t just data; it’s a real-time, constantly updated pulse of defensive strategies based on a 15-game rolling average. Perfect your fantasy lineup strategies and glean insights into team defense dynamics. Let’s dive deep into the realm of blocks, steals, and positional shutdowns. Are you ready to decode the defense?

Our NBA Defense Vs Position breakdown gives you unparalleled insight into the strengths and vulnerabilities of NBA defenses. How does your favorite team fare against point guards or centers? Let our metrics guide your decisions.

  • Team Name: Identifies the NBA team.
  • Pts: Points conceded per game.
  • Reb: Rebounds allowed per game.
  • Ast: Assists allowed per game.
  • Stl: Steals allowed per game.
  • Blk: Blocks conceded per game.
  • 3pt: Three-pointers allowed per game.
  • DK: DraftKings fantasy points conceded.
  • FD: FanDuel fantasy points conceded.
Worst teams in the league
Lower ranked teams
Above Average teams
Top teams Defense
Team Name DFS vsAvg Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk 3pt DK FD
Hawks 48.7 -4.0 #6 #10 #13 #6 #17 #16 #11 #10
Hawks 43.0 0.0 #21 #3 #17 #21 #15 #26 #16 #17
Hawks 68.7 +27.2 #30 #22 #23 #30 #28 #28 #30 #30
Hawks 43.6 +7.4 #20 #20 #30 #20 #21 #22 #26 #26
Hawks 46.2 0.3 #17 #21 #17 #17 #16 #13 #18 #18
Celtics 47.7 -5.0 #16 #4 #12 #16 #1 #7 #7 #3
Celtics 37.8 -5.2 #2 #15 #9 #2 #1 #9 #3 #2
Celtics 42.9 +1.4 #25 #11 #11 #25 #8 #23 #18 #18
Celtics 36.4 0.2 #15 #12 #17 #15 #14 #23 #15 #17
Celtics 42.0 -3.9 #9 #10 #8 #9 #3 #12 #3 #3
Nets 56.8 +4.1 #14 #30 #8 #14 #18 #21 #25 #25
Nets 43.4 0.4 #18 #17 #15 #18 #19 #7 #18 #19
Nets 28.7 -12.8 #2 #27 #14 #2 #14 #11 #4 #3
Nets 25.8 -10.4 #6 #1 #3 #6 #11 #20 #2 #3
Nets 45.5 -0.4 #18 #4 #19 #18 #17 #15 #16 #16
Hornets 57.3 +4.6 #30 #24 #7 #30 #13 #10 #26 #23
Hornets 45.9 +2.9 #28 #9 #29 #28 #10 #30 #24 #22
Hornets 48.6 +7.1 #19 #16 #29 #19 #15 #12 #24 #25
Hornets 34.0 -2.2 #17 #2 #14 #17 #28 #29 #13 #10
Hornets 48.1 +2.2 #8 #29 #30 #8 #20 #26 #22 #21
Bulls 48.0 -4.7 #11 #7 #3 #11 #22 #3 #9 #9
Bulls 40.6 -2.4 #9 #4 #25 #9 #9 #28 #5 #5
Bulls 43.3 +1.8 #16 #5 #30 #16 #19 #3 #19 #21
Bulls 40.6 +4.4 #23 #5 #24 #23 #25 #28 #23 #23
Bulls 49.7 +3.8 #28 #23 #21 #28 #14 #30 #29 #27
Cavaliers 47.4 -5.3 #3 #8 #5 #3 #25 #28 #5 #7
Cavaliers 47.9 +4.9 #30 #20 #22 #30 #11 #24 #28 #27
Cavaliers 38.4 -3.1 #18 #10 #4 #18 #20 #15 #14 #12
Cavaliers 36.9 0.7 #7 #28 #26 #7 #19 #10 #16 #16
Cavaliers 41.4 -4.5 #1 #9 #10 #1 #13 #9 #1 #2
Mavericks 45.4 -7.3 #5 #2 #4 #5 #9 #2 #1 #1
Mavericks 40.8 -2.2 #8 #8 #10 #8 #24 #25 #6 #8
Mavericks 50.7 +9.2 #24 #2 #21 #24 #30 #2 #26 #28
Mavericks 37.5 +1.3 #16 #10 #25 #16 #7 #15 #18 #18
Mavericks 44.6 -1.3 #11 #27 #9 #11 #10 #1 #12 #13
Nuggets 54.5 +1.8 #23 #21 #14 #23 #7 #11 #17 #18
Nuggets 41.0 -2.0 #11 #12 #8 #11 #17 #4 #8 #11
Nuggets 32.7 -8.8 #4 #23 #13 #4 #5 #6 #7 #6
Nuggets 50.7 +14.5 #22 #30 #28 #22 #15 #26 #30 #30
Nuggets 42.5 -3.4 #5 #5 #12 #5 #11 #2 #4 #6
Pistons 56.7 +4.0 #12 #19 #27 #12 #29 #14 #24 #26
Pistons 46.4 +3.4 #26 #28 #19 #26 #7 #20 #26 #25
Pistons 32.7 -8.8 #8 #4 #6 #8 #23 #9 #6 #7
Pistons 39.7 +3.5 #25 #13 #8 #25 #23 #21 #21 #21
Pistons 47.9 +2.0 #15 #19 #28 #15 #24 #22 #21 #23
Warriors 53.8 +1.1 #20 #16 #15 #20 #27 #19 #16 #17
Warriors 44.7 +1.7 #25 #10 #14 #25 #12 #29 #23 #21
Warriors 40.7 -0.8 #14 #25 #19 #14 #9 #22 #16 #16
Warriors 23.0 -13.2 #3 #4 #15 #3 #9 #5 #1 #1
Warriors 43.1 -2.8 #2 #2 #27 #2 #9 #10 #7 #7
Rockets 48.4 -4.3 #9 #11 #2 #9 #14 #5 #10 #11
Rockets 40.8 -2.2 #5 #25 #5 #5 #16 #12 #7 #9
Rockets 45.7 +4.2 #22 #14 #27 #22 #6 #14 #22 #22
Rockets 25.9 -10.3 #2 #14 #19 #2 #2 #2 #3 #2
Rockets 49.6 +3.7 #30 #26 #2 #30 #2 #27 #27 #26
Pacers 47.7 -5.0 #8 #15 #6 #8 #2 #15 #6 #6
Pacers 43.9 0.9 #23 #18 #18 #23 #14 #3 #20 #20
Pacers 25.9 -15.6 #1 #17 #5 #1 #22 #1 #1 #2
Pacers 33.2 -3.0 #19 #6 #5 #19 #18 #3 #10 #12
Pacers 44.5 -1.4 #23 #16 #1 #23 #5 #8 #11 #10
Clippers 50.6 -2.1 #7 #22 #11 #7 #12 #22 #13 #13
Clippers 41.1 -1.9 #10 #7 #4 #10 #25 #14 #10 #12
Clippers 38.1 -3.4 #11 #24 #9 #11 #1 #18 #13 #10
Clippers 27.1 -9.1 #4 #8 #21 #4 #2 #14 #5 #4
Clippers 48.2 +2.3 #26 #13 #14 #26 #21 #25 #23 #22
Lakers 56.3 +3.6 #17 #18 #30 #17 #28 #12 #22 #22
Lakers 43.9 0.9 #22 #23 #16 #22 #5 #21 #19 #18
Lakers 46.4 +4.9 #17 #13 #26 #17 #21 #20 #23 #23
Lakers 40.7 +4.5 #18 #23 #10 #18 #27 #11 #24 #25
Lakers 47.3 +1.4 #22 #12 #24 #22 #29 #20 #20 #20
Grizzlies 61.7 +9.0 #29 #27 #28 #29 #15 #24 #30 #29
Grizzlies 48.2 +5.2 #20 #30 #20 #20 #30 #16 #29 #29
Grizzlies 44.7 +3.2 #23 #12 #16 #23 #10 #25 #21 #20
Grizzlies 42.9 +6.7 #29 #3 #27 #29 #2 #30 #25 #19
Grizzlies 44.2 -1.7 #6 #6 #13 #6 #15 #21 #9 #11
Heat 46.9 -5.8 #4 #6 #10 #4 #20 #23 #3 #4
Heat 41.1 -1.9 #13 #24 #3 #13 #3 #15 #12 #10
Heat 44.0 +2.5 #21 #15 #25 #21 #3 #17 #20 #19
Heat 47.0 +10.8 #30 #17 #1 #30 #8 #27 #29 #27
Heat 43.0 -2.9 #3 #17 #15 #3 #4 #17 #6 #5
Bucks 46.9 -5.8 #15 #1 #1 #15 #4 #30 #4 #2
Bucks 42.7 -0.3 #16 #14 #21 #16 #20 #13 #15 #15
Bucks 58.7 +17.2 #29 #21 #10 #29 #16 #27 #29 #27
Bucks 37.2 +1.0 #27 #7 #18 #27 #6 #25 #17 #13
Bucks 48.4 +2.5 #16 #30 #26 #16 #8 #7 #24 #24
Timberwolves 55.1 +2.4 #24 #17 #23 #24 #26 #4 #19 #21
Timberwolves 36.1 -6.9 #1 #5 #2 #1 #4 #6 #1 #1
Timberwolves 38.6 -2.9 #6 #30 #12 #6 #13 #4 #15 #14
Timberwolves 31.4 -4.8 #9 #24 #2 #9 #20 #12 #8 #9
Timberwolves 41.9 -4.0 #10 #7 #5 #10 #12 #6 #2 #1
Pelicans 54.6 +1.9 #19 #23 #16 #19 #6 #26 #18 #16
Pelicans 41.1 -1.9 #7 #11 #27 #7 #13 #17 #11 #7
Pelicans 57.3 +15.8 #27 #20 #24 #27 #26 #29 #28 #29
Pelicans 32.4 -3.8 #1 #21 #22 #1 #30 #7 #9 #14
Pelicans 42.5 -3.4 #13 #11 #4 #13 #1 #23 #5 #4
Knicks 55.3 +2.6 #27 #9 #25 #27 #5 #27 #21 #19
Knicks 38.1 -4.9 #4 #2 #13 #4 #2 #5 #4 #3
Knicks 37.1 -4.4 #20 #7 #1 #20 #18 #24 #11 #8
Knicks 30.2 -6.0 #11 #11 #20 #11 #2 #24 #6 #5
Knicks 45.9 0.0 #14 #14 #18 #14 #7 #18 #17 #17
Thunder 52.8 0.1 #22 #14 #17 #22 #11 #20 #14 #14
Thunder 42.6 -0.4 #15 #22 #7 #15 #18 #23 #14 #13
Thunder 37.6 -3.9 #10 #19 #15 #10 #24 #7 #12 #13
Thunder 46.7 +10.5 #28 #29 #9 #28 #12 #17 #27 #28
Thunder 44.4 -1.5 #4 #22 #20 #4 #18 #11 #10 #9
Magic 47.8 -4.9 #2 #12 #18 #2 #10 #6 #8 #8
Magic 37.8 -5.2 #3 #1 #1 #3 #23 #2 #2 #4
Magic 35.5 -6.0 #12 #1 #7 #12 #29 #13 #8 #11
Magic 30.2 -6.0 #8 #16 #7 #8 #17 #1 #7 #8
Magic 44.9 -1.0 #20 #20 #7 #20 #19 #5 #13 #12
76ers 53.2 0.5 #10 #25 #22 #10 #8 #18 #15 #15
76ers 43.2 0.2 #14 #26 #12 #14 #8 #18 #17 #16
76ers 28.7 -12.8 #13 #3 #17 #13 #1 #16 #3 #1
76ers 35.6 -0.6 #13 #15 #23 #13 #13 #18 #14 #15
76ers 43.4 -2.5 #12 #8 #6 #12 #6 #4 #8 #8
Suns 49.6 -3.1 #13 #3 #24 #13 #19 #8 #12 #12
Suns 44.6 +1.6 #24 #19 #6 #24 #26 #11 #22 #23
Suns 55.1 +13.6 #28 #18 #22 #28 #27 #30 #27 #26
Suns 40.3 +4.1 #24 #25 #11 #24 #16 #8 #22 #24
Suns 45.1 -0.8 #7 #15 #23 #7 #25 #16 #14 #15
Trail Blazers 60.9 +8.2 #21 #28 #26 #21 #30 #25 #29 #30
Trail Blazers 47.2 +4.2 #27 #16 #24 #27 #22 #8 #27 #28
Trail Blazers 28.2 -13.3 #5 #6 #3 #5 #12 #5 #2 #4
Trail Blazers 37.7 +1.5 #14 #19 #16 #14 #10 #9 #19 #20
Trail Blazers 46.4 0.5 #19 #1 #22 #19 #26 #19 #19 #19
Kings 46.4 -6.3 #1 #20 #19 #1 #16 #1 #2 #5
Kings 41.0 -2.0 #17 #6 #11 #17 #6 #19 #9 #6
Kings 49.8 +8.3 #26 #29 #18 #26 #17 #26 #25 #24
Kings 33.7 -2.5 #21 #18 #6 #21 #5 #16 #11 #7
Kings 45.2 -0.7 #21 #18 #3 #21 #23 #14 #15 #14
Spurs 55.2 +2.5 #18 #13 #29 #18 #23 #13 #20 #20
Spurs 42.4 -0.6 #6 #21 #23 #6 #28 #10 #13 #14
Spurs 36.6 -4.9 #3 #28 #2 #3 #25 #10 #9 #15
Spurs 26.5 -9.7 #5 #9 #4 #5 #29 #4 #4 #6
Spurs 49.6 +3.7 #27 #24 #16 #27 #30 #3 #28 #29
Raptors 59.1 +6.4 #25 #29 #21 #25 #3 #17 #28 #28
Raptors 52.0 +9.0 #29 #27 #30 #29 #27 #27 #30 #30
Raptors 37.0 -4.5 #7 #26 #20 #7 #11 #8 #10 #9
Raptors 47.0 +10.8 #26 #26 #29 #26 #26 #19 #28 #29
Raptors 48.9 +3.0 #24 #3 #25 #24 #22 #28 #25 #25
Jazz 56.3 +3.6 #26 #5 #20 #26 #21 #29 #23 #24
Jazz 44.4 +1.4 #12 #13 #26 #12 #29 #22 #21 #24
Jazz 31.3 -10.2 #9 #8 #8 #9 #4 #21 #5 #5
Jazz 33.9 -2.3 #10 #27 #12 #10 #24 #6 #12 #11
Jazz 54.7 +8.8 #29 #28 #29 #29 #27 #29 #30 #30
Wizards 58.6 +5.9 #28 #26 #9 #28 #24 #9 #27 #27
Wizards 46.3 +3.3 #19 #29 #28 #19 #21 #1 #25 #26
Wizards 42.0 0.5 #15 #9 #28 #15 #7 #19 #17 #17
Wizards 38.1 +1.9 #12 #22 #13 #12 #22 #13 #20 #22
Wizards 49.2 +3.3 #25 #25 #11 #25 #28 #24 #26 #28