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 51.2 -2.1 #7 #15 #5 #7 #16 #9 #11 #12
Hawks 42.7 -0.8 #11 #5 #23 #11 #13 #12 #12 #14
Hawks 50.7 +5.7 #29 #18 #12 #29 #26 #28 #28 #25
Hawks 44.7 +4.1 #27 #4 #24 #27 #26 #28 #25 #24
Hawks 46.3 0.8 #19 #21 #21 #19 #9 #23 #20 #19
Celtics 51.2 -2.1 #20 #9 #15 #20 #1 #2 #10 #10
Celtics 37.9 -5.6 #1 #13 #3 #1 #1 #20 #2 #1
Celtics 44.1 -0.9 #27 #5 #5 #27 #5 #20 #14 #11
Celtics 33.1 -7.5 #2 #3 #8 #2 #15 #13 #2 #2
Celtics 40.7 -4.8 #5 #6 #3 #5 #1 #8 #1 #1
Nets 54.4 +1.1 #13 #29 #4 #13 #23 #11 #17 #20
Nets 42.8 -0.7 #15 #14 #10 #15 #14 #8 #13 #15
Nets 45.6 0.6 #13 #22 #9 #13 #24 #22 #17 #19
Nets 37.2 -3.4 #8 #13 #7 #8 #12 #9 #6 #7
Nets 43.9 -1.6 #11 #11 #13 #11 #11 #11 #12 #11
Hornets 54.6 +1.3 #26 #23 #6 #26 #9 #4 #18 #18
Hornets 44.9 +1.4 #20 #26 #27 #20 #16 #28 #20 #19
Hornets 48.7 +3.7 #23 #28 #28 #23 #3 #21 #22 #21
Hornets 41.6 +1.0 #19 #20 #25 #19 #3 #19 #19 #19
Hornets 46.5 +1.0 #8 #28 #26 #8 #23 #21 #21 #20
Bulls 49.1 -4.2 #11 #1 #3 #11 #12 #8 #8 #8
Bulls 43.9 0.4 #13 #16 #28 #13 #12 #25 #17 #16
Bulls 46.3 +1.3 #25 #2 #25 #25 #1 #29 #18 #17
Bulls 48.9 +8.3 #30 #12 #18 #30 #27 #29 #30 #30
Bulls 47.5 +2.0 #20 #24 #23 #20 #15 #28 #24 #23
Cavaliers 48.4 -4.9 #3 #10 #2 #3 #21 #30 #5 #6
Cavaliers 47.8 +4.3 #30 #18 #24 #30 #10 #26 #28 #27
Cavaliers 39.6 -5.4 #8 #4 #6 #8 #11 #14 #4 #4
Cavaliers 36.8 -3.8 #1 #27 #16 #1 #22 #6 #5 #6
Cavaliers 42.7 -2.8 #3 #9 #10 #3 #20 #7 #4 #7
Mavericks 48.1 -5.2 #8 #3 #10 #8 #10 #6 #4 #4
Mavericks 41.5 -2.0 #9 #3 #11 #9 #25 #27 #6 #6
Mavericks 50.0 +5.0 #21 #6 #30 #21 #22 #9 #26 #27
Mavericks 43.3 +2.7 #15 #24 #19 #15 #23 #7 #22 #23
Mavericks 45.8 0.3 #18 #29 #8 #18 #8 #12 #15 #15
Nuggets 54.8 +1.5 #23 #19 #13 #23 #8 #16 #20 #19
Nuggets 41.7 -1.8 #8 #12 #14 #8 #19 #3 #7 #9
Nuggets 35.5 -9.5 #2 #19 #14 #2 #2 #2 #1 #1
Nuggets 42.7 +2.1 #16 #21 #27 #16 #16 #14 #21 #21
Nuggets 42.3 -3.2 #6 #1 #14 #6 #14 #3 #3 #3
Pistons 57.6 +4.3 #15 #21 #24 #15 #27 #17 #26 #28
Pistons 45.1 +1.6 #21 #21 #22 #21 #27 #10 #22 #23
Pistons 43.8 -1.2 #10 #15 #11 #10 #20 #10 #11 #13
Pistons 36.1 -4.5 #9 #6 #9 #9 #17 #16 #3 #3
Pistons 47.9 +2.4 #24 #15 #27 #24 #26 #22 #25 #25
Warriors 56.3 +3.0 #21 #22 #21 #21 #26 #21 #22 #21
Warriors 46.3 +2.8 #28 #20 #12 #28 #9 #30 #25 #24
Warriors 44.6 -0.4 #15 #12 #15 #15 #8 #27 #15 #12
Warriors 38.2 -2.4 #5 #19 #14 #5 #29 #15 #11 #13
Warriors 42.8 -2.7 #1 #3 #28 #1 #7 #6 #5 #6
Rockets 54.4 +1.1 #14 #18 #12 #14 #15 #23 #16 #17
Rockets 40.8 -2.7 #4 #25 #5 #4 #15 #5 #5 #5
Rockets 50.1 +5.1 #20 #25 #29 #20 #16 #12 #27 #26
Rockets 47.2 +6.6 #24 #30 #30 #24 #18 #4 #28 #29
Rockets 46.3 0.8 #29 #25 #1 #29 #10 #17 #18 #17
Pacers 51.5 -1.8 #12 #26 #9 #12 #2 #5 #12 #11
Pacers 43.0 -0.5 #17 #15 #20 #17 #7 #1 #14 #12
Pacers 40.2 -4.8 #18 #11 #1 #18 #9 #7 #5 #5
Pacers 38.6 -2.0 #10 #7 #23 #10 #4 #1 #13 #12
Pacers 44.9 -0.6 #26 #23 #2 #26 #5 #9 #14 #14
Clippers 50.5 -2.8 #5 #20 #19 #5 #6 #20 #9 #9
Clippers 43.4 -0.1 #14 #9 #13 #14 #22 #11 #15 #18
Clippers 51.2 +6.2 #24 #27 #17 #24 #29 #13 #29 #30
Clippers 36.5 -4.1 #13 #1 #15 #13 #2 #24 #4 #4
Clippers 46.1 0.6 #22 #12 #11 #22 #17 #26 #17 #16
Lakers 58.0 +4.7 #18 #17 #30 #18 #28 #24 #27 #26
Lakers 44.9 +1.4 #26 #22 #17 #26 #3 #23 #21 #21
Lakers 49.1 +4.1 #17 #23 #24 #17 #25 #19 #23 #23
Lakers 45.4 +4.8 #23 #25 #28 #23 #21 #23 #26 #26
Lakers 46.6 +1.1 #21 #8 #16 #21 #25 #18 #23 #21
Grizzlies 56.9 +3.6 #24 #24 #26 #24 #19 #22 #25 #23
Grizzlies 46.6 +3.1 #19 #27 #18 #19 #29 #22 #27 #28
Grizzlies 43.9 -1.1 #4 #14 #19 #4 #19 #15 #12 #15
Grizzlies 42.0 +1.4 #20 #10 #26 #20 #24 #27 #20 #20
Grizzlies 45.9 0.4 #17 #10 #22 #17 #19 #20 #16 #18
Heat 46.7 -6.6 #4 #8 #8 #4 #13 #7 #2 #1
Heat 42.1 -1.4 #12 #23 #6 #12 #5 #13 #9 #8
Heat 42.0 -3.0 #12 #16 #8 #12 #7 #3 #8 #7
Heat 46.2 +5.6 #29 #11 #2 #29 #20 #30 #27 #27
Heat 43.0 -2.5 #4 #19 #19 #4 #2 #13 #7 #5
Bucks 47.7 -5.6 #9 #5 #1 #9 #4 #29 #3 #2
Bucks 42.4 -1.1 #7 #11 #21 #7 #17 #15 #11 #11
Bucks 42.7 -2.3 #14 #7 #2 #14 #17 #18 #10 #10
Bucks 38.5 -2.1 #14 #8 #10 #14 #25 #25 #12 #10
Bucks 49.4 +3.9 #25 #30 #29 #25 #6 #25 #29 #27
Timberwolves 56.4 +3.1 #27 #12 #27 #27 #29 #14 #23 #22
Timberwolves 38.6 -4.9 #3 #4 #2 #3 #2 #7 #4 #3
Timberwolves 44.0 -1.0 #1 #30 #16 #1 #28 #1 #13 #18
Timberwolves 38.9 -1.7 #17 #17 #1 #17 #9 #12 #14 #11
Timberwolves 40.8 -4.7 #2 #5 #6 #2 #13 #4 #2 #2
Pelicans 54.7 +1.4 #16 #28 #7 #16 #7 #26 #19 #16
Pelicans 41.8 -1.7 #6 #8 #25 #6 #6 #19 #8 #7
Pelicans 44.7 -0.3 #9 #21 #21 #9 #15 #24 #16 #14
Pelicans 39.9 -0.7 #3 #28 #22 #3 #28 #10 #16 #18
Pelicans 43.3 -2.2 #14 #7 #7 #14 #4 #27 #8 #4
Knicks 53.3 0.0 #19 #7 #22 #19 #3 #28 #15 #15
Knicks 37.8 -5.7 #2 #2 #8 #2 #4 #2 #1 #2
Knicks 48.5 +3.5 #28 #24 #4 #28 #10 #30 #21 #22
Knicks 39.7 -0.9 #22 #15 #4 #22 #10 #18 #15 #15
Knicks 43.9 -1.6 #7 #14 #12 #7 #12 #15 #11 #12
Thunder 53.2 -0.1 #17 #14 #17 #17 #11 #18 #14 #14
Thunder 44.0 0.5 #18 #24 #9 #18 #18 #21 #18 #17
Thunder 37.1 -7.9 #3 #26 #3 #3 #12 #5 #2 #2
Thunder 40.3 -0.3 #18 #5 #20 #18 #11 #21 #17 #16
Thunder 44.8 -0.7 #9 #20 #20 #9 #16 #16 #13 #13
Magic 46.4 -6.9 #2 #2 #14 #2 #17 #1 #1 #3
Magic 38.6 -4.9 #5 #1 #1 #5 #21 #9 #3 #4
Magic 46.6 +1.6 #16 #8 #23 #16 #27 #17 #20 #20
Magic 32.7 -7.9 #6 #2 #6 #6 #19 #3 #1 #1
Magic 43.7 -1.8 #15 #16 #5 #15 #21 #1 #10 #10
76ers 51.9 -1.4 #6 #16 #20 #6 #5 #12 #13 #13
76ers 45.2 +1.7 #16 #29 #15 #16 #8 #17 #23 #22
76ers 39.4 -5.6 #6 #1 #20 #6 #13 #6 #3 #3
76ers 43.8 +3.2 #21 #29 #13 #21 #1 #26 #23 #22
76ers 43.0 -2.5 #10 #13 #4 #10 #3 #10 #6 #8
Suns 49.1 -4.2 #10 #4 #18 #10 #20 #13 #7 #5
Suns 44.3 0.8 #22 #19 #4 #22 #23 #16 #19 #20
Suns 51.6 +6.6 #30 #29 #7 #30 #23 #26 #30 #28
Suns 38.1 -2.5 #7 #18 #12 #7 #14 #11 #10 #9
Suns 46.6 +1.1 #12 #18 #24 #12 #29 #24 #22 #22
Trail Blazers 60.2 +6.9 #22 #25 #28 #22 #30 #27 #29 #29
Trail Blazers 45.3 +1.8 #23 #6 #16 #23 #30 #14 #24 #25
Trail Blazers 41.2 -3.8 #7 #3 #18 #7 #18 #4 #6 #8
Trail Blazers 38.0 -2.6 #11 #16 #5 #11 #6 #17 #9 #8
Trail Blazers 46.3 0.8 #16 #2 #17 #16 #30 #2 #19 #24
Kings 48.6 -4.7 #1 #11 #16 #1 #24 #10 #6 #7
Kings 43.5 0.0 #25 #10 #19 #25 #11 #18 #16 #13
Kings 46.5 +1.5 #26 #10 #22 #26 #6 #25 #19 #16
Kings 37.5 -3.1 #25 #9 #3 #25 #8 #8 #7 #5
Kings 43.6 -1.9 #13 #4 #9 #13 #18 #14 #9 #9
Spurs 58.0 +4.7 #28 #13 #29 #28 #25 #19 #28 #27
Spurs 42.2 -1.3 #10 #17 #7 #10 #24 #6 #10 #10
Spurs 49.7 +4.7 #19 #13 #13 #19 #30 #8 #24 #29
Spurs 37.7 -2.9 #4 #14 #17 #4 #30 #2 #8 #14
Spurs 48.6 +3.1 #28 #22 #18 #28 #28 #5 #27 #28
Raptors 61.9 +8.6 #30 #30 #25 #30 #14 #15 #30 #30
Raptors 50.7 +7.2 #29 #28 #29 #29 #26 #24 #30 #30
Raptors 42.6 -2.4 #11 #17 #10 #11 #14 #11 #9 #9
Raptors 48.3 +7.7 #28 #26 #29 #28 #7 #20 #29 #28
Raptors 48.2 +2.7 #23 #17 #25 #23 #22 #29 #26 #26
Jazz 56.3 +3.0 #25 #6 #23 #25 #22 #25 #21 #25
Jazz 46.3 +2.8 #24 #7 #30 #24 #28 #29 #26 #26
Jazz 41.5 -3.5 #5 #9 #27 #5 #4 #16 #7 #6
Jazz 40.5 -0.1 #12 #23 #11 #12 #13 #22 #18 #17
Jazz 54.3 +8.8 #30 #26 #30 #30 #27 #30 #30 #30
Wizards 56.9 +3.6 #29 #27 #11 #29 #18 #3 #24 #24
Wizards 48.6 +5.1 #27 #30 #26 #27 #20 #4 #29 #29
Wizards 49.7 +4.7 #22 #20 #26 #22 #21 #23 #25 #24
Wizards 44.4 +3.8 #26 #22 #21 #26 #5 #5 #24 #25
Wizards 49.1 +3.6 #27 #27 #15 #27 #24 #19 #28 #29