NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award

NBA Awards (By Year)
NBA Rookie of the Year Award NBA Coach of the Year Award
NBA Most Valuable Player Award NBA Sixth Man Award

National Basketball Association's Defensive Player of the Year Award

Season Defensive Player of the Year Position Nationality Team
2014–15        
2013–14 Joakim Noah Center France Chicago Bulls
2012–13 Marc Gasol Center Spain Memphis Grizzlies
2011–12 Tyson Chandler Center United States New York Knicks
2010–11 Dwight Howard Center United States Orlando Magic
2009/10 Dwight Howard Center USA Orlando Magic
2008/09 Howard, DwightDwight Howard Center USA Orlando Magic
2007/08 Garnett, KevinKevin Garnett Forward USA Boston Celtics
2006/07 Camby, MarcusMarcus Camby Center USA Denver Nuggets
2005/06 Wallace, BenBen Wallace Center/Forward USA Detroit Pistons
2004/05 Wallace, BenBen Wallace Center/Forward USA Detroit Pistons
2003/04 Artest, RonRon Artest Forward/Guard USA Indiana Pacers
2002/03 Wallace, BenBen Wallace Center/Forward USA Detroit Pistons
2001/02 Wallace, BenBen Wallace Center/Forward USA Detroit Pistons
2000/01 Mutombo, DikembeDikembe Mutombo Center Democratic Republic of the Congo Philadelphia 76ers
1999/00 Mourning, AlonzoAlonzo Mourning Center USA Miami Heat
1998/99 Mourning, AlonzoAlonzo Mourning Center USA Miami Heat
1997/98 Mutombo, DikembeDikembe Mutombo Center Democratic Republic of the Congo Atlanta Hawks
1996/97 Mutombo, DikembeDikembe Mutombo Center Democratic Republic of the Congo Atlanta Hawks
1995/96 Payton, GaryGary Payton Guard USA Seattle SuperSonics
1994/95 Mutombo, DikembeDikembe Mutombo Center Democratic Republic of the Congo Denver Nuggets
1993/94 Olajuwon, HakeemHakeem Olajuwon Center USA Houston Rockets
1992/93 Olajuwon, HakeemHakeem Olajuwon Center  Nigeria Houston Rockets
1991/92 Robinson, DavidDavid Robinson Center USA San Antonio Spurs
1990/91 Rodman, DennisDennis Rodman Forward USA Detroit Pistons
1989/90 Rodman, DennisDennis Rodman Forward USA Detroit Pistons
1988/89 Eaton, MarkMark Eaton Center USA Utah Jazz
1987/88 Jordan, MichaelMichael Jordan Guard USA Chicago Bulls
1986/87 Cooper, MichaelMichael Cooper Guard/Forward USA Los Angeles Lakers
1985/86 Robertson, AlvinAlvin Robertson Guard USA San Antonio Spurs
1984/85 Eaton, MarkMark Eaton Center USA Utah Jazz
1983/84 Moncrief, SidneySidney Moncrief Guard USA Milwaukee Bucks
1982/83 Moncrief, SidneySidney Moncrief Guard USA Milwaukee Bucks