Top 10 Blocks in NBA History

In basketball, like many sports, a lot of the highlights are reserved for offensive plays like dunks, alley-oops and ridiculous shots made. Here we take a look at some of the best defensive plays in the history of the NBA.
 
Honorable mention goes to #3, the Detroit Pistons’ Jason Maxiell’s block on New Orleans Hornets’ center Tyson Chandler. This block has the makings of one of the best blocks ever because no one blocks alley-oops – it’s next to impossible to time everything perfectly.
 
Do you know what happens when you try to block an alley-oop and it goes wrong?
 
DeAndre-Knight-Block-Fail
 
Yeah. That.