NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Games

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player G
1. Robert Parish* 1611
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1560
3. John Stockton* 1504
4. Karl Malone* 1476
5. Kevin Garnett 1462
6. Moses Malone* 1455
7. Kevin Willis 1424
8. Dirk Nowitzki 1394
9. Tim Duncan 1392
10. Jason Kidd 1391
11. Reggie Miller* 1389
12. Clifford Robinson 1380
13. Jason Terry 1359
14. Vince Carter 1347
15. Kobe Bryant 1346
16. Paul Pierce 1343
17. Gary Payton* 1335
18. Artis Gilmore* 1329
19. Buck Williams 1307
20. Andre Miller 1304
21. Elvin Hayes* 1303
22. Ray Allen 1300
23. Caldwell Jones 1299
24. Mark Jackson 1296
25. Derek Fisher 1287
26. Sam Perkins 1286
27. Charles Oakley 1282
28. A.C. Green 1278
29. Terry Porter 1274
30. John Havlicek* 1270
31. Otis Thorpe 1257
32. Paul Silas 1254
33. Julius Erving* 1243
34. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1238
35. Joe Johnson 1221
36. Dan Issel* 1218
37. Steve Nash 1217
38. Dale Ellis 1209
39. Juwan Howard 1208
40. Shaquille O'Neal* 1207
41. Derek Harper 1199
  Eddie Johnson 1199
43. Dikembe Mutombo* 1196
44. Alex English* 1193
45. Terry Cummings 1183
  Patrick Ewing* 1183
47. Jamal Crawford 1182
48. Scottie Pippen* 1178
49. James Edwards 1168
50. Horace Grant 1165
51. Shawn Marion 1163
52. Richard Jefferson 1161
53. Johnny Newman 1159
54. Tree Rollins 1156
55. Jerome Kersey 1153
56. Tony Parker 1143
57. Michael Cage 1140
58. Danny Schayes 1138
59. Detlef Schrempf 1136
60. Vlade Divac 1134
61. Billy Paultz 1124
62. Hal Greer* 1122
63. Pau Gasol 1119
64. Rick Mahorn 1117
65. Kurt Thomas 1110
66. Rasheed Wallace 1109
67. Jack Sikma 1107
  Tom Chambers 1107
  Robert Horry 1107
70. Michael Finley 1103
71. Herb Williams 1102
72. Maurice Cheeks 1101
73. Dennis Johnson* 1100
74. Dale Davis 1094
  Rod Strickland 1094
76. Mark West 1090
77. P.J. Brown 1089
78. Ben Wallace 1088
79. Clyde Drexler* 1086
80. Antawn Jamison 1083
  Dell Curry 1083
82. Jeff Hornacek 1077
  Lenny Wilkens* 1077
84. Dominique Wilkins* 1074
85. Charles Barkley* 1073
  Byron Scott 1073
87. Michael Jordan* 1072
88. Bill Laimbeer 1068
89. Tyrone Corbin 1065
90. Boris Diaw 1064
91. LeBron James 1061
92. George Gervin* 1060
93. Olden Polynice 1058
  Elton Brand 1058
95. Zach Randolph 1057
  Johnny Green 1057
97. Avery Johnson 1054
98. Don Nelson* 1053
99. Shawn Kemp 1051
100. Rashard Lewis 1049
101. Leroy Ellis 1048
102. Wilt Chamberlain* 1045
103. Elden Campbell 1044
104. Chauncey Billups 1043
  Walt Bellamy* 1043
106. Danny Ainge 1042
107. Ron Boone 1041
108. Oscar Robertson* 1040
109. Walter Davis 1033
  Tyson Chandler 1033
111. Chet Walker* 1032
  Mike Miller 1032
113. Gail Goodrich* 1031
  Kyle Korver 1031
115. Joe Smith 1030
116. Reggie Theus 1026
  Grant Hill 1026
118. Maurice Lucas 1021
119. Rick Barry* 1020
120. Joe Dumars* 1018
121. Tayshaun Prince 1017
122. Antonio McDyess 1015
123. Jermaine O'Neal 1011
124. Ron Harper 1009
125. Nazr Mohammed 1005
126. Grant Long 1003
127. Sam Lacey 1002
  Calvin Murphy* 1002
129. Mike Bibby 1001
  Stacey Augmon 1001
131. Glen Rice 1000
132. Hedo Turkoglu 997
133. Dolph Schayes* 996
134. Sam Mitchell 994
135. Sam Cassell 993
  T.R. Dunn 993
137. Manu Ginobili 992
138. Metta World Peace 991
139. Alvan Adams 988
140. Erick Dampier 987
  David Robinson* 987
  Antoine Carr 987
143. Chris Mullin* 986
  Mike Dunleavy 986
145. LaSalle Thompson 985
146. Vinnie Johnson 984
  Wayne Cooper 984
  Wes Unseld* 984
149. Hersey Hawkins 983
150. Al Harrington 981
151. Rolando Blackman 980
152. Isiah Thomas* 979
153. Shane Battier 977
154. Mitch Richmond* 976
  Andre Iguodala 976
  Carmelo Anthony 976
  Randy Smith 976
158. Marcus Camby 973
159. Kevin McHale* 971
  Dick Barnett 971
161. Jerry Stackhouse 970
162. Ricky Pierce 969
163. Don Buse 966
  Kendall Gill 966
165. Joe Kleine 965
166. Dick Snyder 964
  Nate Thurmond* 964
168. Fred Brown 963
  Bill Cartwright 963
  Bill Russell* 963
171. Brad Davis 961
  Zaza Pachulia 961
  Lamar Odom 961
  David West 961
175. Louie Dampier* 960
176. Bob Lanier* 959
177. Donyell Marshall 957
  Sleepy Floyd 957
  James Donaldson 957
180. Dan Majerle 955
  Adrian Dantley* 955
182. Dwight Howard 954
  Eddie Jones 954
184. Alton Lister 953
185. Sedale Threatt 951
186. Bailey Howell* 950
187. David Wesley 949
188. Mark Olberding 946
  Rickey Green 946
190. Brian Shaw 943
  Chuck Person 943
192. Steve Smith 942
193. Bobby Jones 941
194. Tracy McGrady* 938
  Mike Gminski 938
196. Lindsey Hunter 937
  Derrick McKey 937
198. Mychal Thompson 935
199. Jerry West* 932
200. Rick Fox 930
  Dave Robisch 930
202. Tom Van Arsdale 929
  Armen Gilliam 929
  Matt Barnes 929
205. Thurl Bailey 928
  John Lucas 928
207. Earl Monroe* 926
  James Worthy* 926
  Bill Bridges 926
210. Bob Cousy* 924
211. Jalen Rose 923
  Mark Aguirre 923
213. Richard Hamilton 921
  Dick Van Arsdale 921
215. Larry Nance 920
216. Robert Reid 919
217. Danny Ferry 917
218. Tom Sanders* 916
219. Dwyane Wade 915
  Clarence Weatherspoon 915
221. Allen Iverson* 914
  Bo Outlaw 914
223. Latrell Sprewell 913
224. Brent Barry 912
225. Dennis Rodman* 911
226. Steve Kerr 910
227. Magic Johnson* 906
  Scott Wedman 906
229. Jeff Malone 905
  Red Kerr 905
231. Mickey Johnson 904
  George Johnson 904
233. Antonio Davis 903
234. Dave Bing* 901
235. Gerald Wilkins 900
236. Larry Bird* 897
237. Nick Collison 895
  John Salmons 895
239. Chris Bosh 893
  Antoine Walker 893
  John Long 893
  Vern Fleming 893
243. Guy Rodgers* 892
244. Dave Corzine 891
  Josh Smith 891
246. Lou Hudson 890
247. Mookie Blaylock 889
  Zelmo Beaty* 889
  Muggsy Bogues 889
250. Hot Rod Williams 887

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player G
1. Robert Parish* 1611
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1560
3. John Stockton* 1504
4. Karl Malone* 1476
5. Kevin Garnett 1462
6. Kevin Willis 1424
7. Dirk Nowitzki 1394
8. Tim Duncan 1392
9. Jason Kidd 1391
10. Reggie Miller* 1389
11. Clifford Robinson 1380
12. Jason Terry 1359
13. Vince Carter 1347
14. Kobe Bryant 1346
15. Paul Pierce 1343
16. Gary Payton* 1335
17. Moses Malone* 1329
18. Buck Williams 1307
19. Andre Miller 1304
20. Elvin Hayes* 1303
21. Ray Allen 1300
22. Mark Jackson 1296
23. Derek Fisher 1287
24. Sam Perkins 1286
25. Charles Oakley 1282
26. A.C. Green 1278
27. Terry Porter 1274
28. John Havlicek* 1270
29. Otis Thorpe 1257
30. Paul Silas 1254
31. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1238
32. Joe Johnson 1221
33. Steve Nash 1217
34. Dale Ellis 1209
35. Juwan Howard 1208
36. Shaquille O'Neal* 1207
37. Eddie Johnson 1199
  Derek Harper 1199
39. Dikembe Mutombo* 1196
40. Alex English* 1193
41. Terry Cummings 1183
  Patrick Ewing* 1183
43. Jamal Crawford 1182
44. Scottie Pippen* 1178
45. James Edwards 1168
46. Horace Grant 1165
47. Shawn Marion 1163
48. Richard Jefferson 1161
49. Johnny Newman 1159
50. Tree Rollins 1156
51. Jerome Kersey 1153
52. Tony Parker 1143
53. Michael Cage 1140
54. Danny Schayes 1138
55. Detlef Schrempf 1136
56. Vlade Divac 1134
57. Hal Greer* 1122
58. Pau Gasol 1119
59. Rick Mahorn 1117
60. Kurt Thomas 1110
61. Rasheed Wallace 1109
62. Tom Chambers 1107
  Robert Horry 1107
  Jack Sikma 1107
65. Michael Finley 1103
66. Herb Williams 1102
67. Maurice Cheeks 1101
68. Dennis Johnson* 1100
69. Rod Strickland 1094
  Dale Davis 1094
71. Mark West 1090
72. P.J. Brown 1089
73. Ben Wallace 1088
74. Clyde Drexler* 1086
75. Dell Curry 1083
  Antawn Jamison 1083
77. Jeff Hornacek 1077
  Lenny Wilkens* 1077
79. Dominique Wilkins* 1074
80. Charles Barkley* 1073
  Byron Scott 1073
82. Michael Jordan* 1072
83. Caldwell Jones 1068
  Bill Laimbeer 1068
85. Tyrone Corbin 1065
86. Boris Diaw 1064
87. LeBron James 1061
88. Elton Brand 1058
  Olden Polynice 1058
90. Zach Randolph 1057
  Johnny Green 1057
92. Avery Johnson 1054
93. Don Nelson* 1053
94. Shawn Kemp 1051
95. Rashard Lewis 1049
96. Leroy Ellis 1048
97. Wilt Chamberlain* 1045
98. Elden Campbell 1044
99. Chauncey Billups 1043
  Walt Bellamy* 1043
101. Danny Ainge 1042
102. Oscar Robertson* 1040
103. Tyson Chandler 1033
  Walter Davis 1033
105. Chet Walker* 1032
  Mike Miller 1032
107. Kyle Korver 1031
  Gail Goodrich* 1031
109. Joe Smith 1030
110. Grant Hill 1026
  Reggie Theus 1026
112. Joe Dumars* 1018
113. Tayshaun Prince 1017
114. Antonio McDyess 1015
115. Jermaine O'Neal 1011
116. Ron Harper 1009
117. Nazr Mohammed 1005
118. Grant Long 1003
119. Sam Lacey 1002
  Calvin Murphy* 1002
121. Mike Bibby 1001
  Stacey Augmon 1001
123. Glen Rice 1000
124. Hedo Turkoglu 997
125. Dolph Schayes* 996
126. Sam Mitchell 994
127. Sam Cassell 993
  T.R. Dunn 993
129. Manu Ginobili 992
130. Metta World Peace 991
131. Alvan Adams 988
132. Erick Dampier 987
  Antoine Carr 987
  David Robinson* 987
135. Mike Dunleavy 986
  Chris Mullin* 986
137. LaSalle Thompson 985
138. Wayne Cooper 984
  Wes Unseld* 984
  Vinnie Johnson 984
141. Hersey Hawkins 983
142. Al Harrington 981
143. Rolando Blackman 980
144. Isiah Thomas* 979
145. Shane Battier 977
146. Randy Smith 976
  Andre Iguodala 976
  Carmelo Anthony 976
  Mitch Richmond* 976
150. Marcus Camby 973
151. Kevin McHale* 971
  Dick Barnett 971
153. Jerry Stackhouse 970
154. Ricky Pierce 969
155. Kendall Gill 966
156. Joe Kleine 965
157. Nate Thurmond* 964
  Dick Snyder 964
159. Bill Cartwright 963
  Fred Brown 963
  Bill Russell* 963
162. David West 961
  Lamar Odom 961
  Zaza Pachulia 961
  Brad Davis 961
166. Bob Lanier* 959
167. James Donaldson 957
  Donyell Marshall 957
  Sleepy Floyd 957
170. Dan Majerle 955
  Adrian Dantley* 955
172. Eddie Jones 954
  Dwight Howard 954
174. Alton Lister 953
175. Sedale Threatt 951
176. Bailey Howell* 950
177. David Wesley 949
178. Rickey Green 946
179. Brian Shaw 943
  Chuck Person 943
181. Steve Smith 942
182. Mike Gminski 938
  Tracy McGrady* 938
184. Lindsey Hunter 937
  Derrick McKey 937
186. Mychal Thompson 935
187. Jerry West* 932
188. Rick Fox 930
189. Matt Barnes 929
  Tom Van Arsdale 929
  Armen Gilliam 929
192. Thurl Bailey 928
  John Lucas 928
194. Bill Bridges 926
  James Worthy* 926
  Earl Monroe* 926
197. Bob Cousy* 924
198. Jalen Rose 923
  Mark Aguirre 923
200. Richard Hamilton 921
  Dick Van Arsdale 921
202. Larry Nance 920
203. Robert Reid 919
204. Danny Ferry 917
205. Tom Sanders* 916
206. Dwyane Wade 915
  Clarence Weatherspoon 915
208. Allen Iverson* 914
  Bo Outlaw 914
210. Latrell Sprewell 913
211. Brent Barry 912
212. Dennis Rodman* 911
213. Steve Kerr 910
214. Artis Gilmore* 909
215. Magic Johnson* 906
  Scott Wedman 906
217. Jeff Malone 905
  Red Kerr 905
219. Mickey Johnson 904
  George Johnson 904
221. Antonio Davis 903
222. Dave Bing* 901
223. Gerald Wilkins 900
224. Larry Bird* 897
225. Nick Collison 895
  John Salmons 895
227. Antoine Walker 893
  John Long 893
  Vern Fleming 893
  Chris Bosh 893
231. Guy Rodgers* 892
232. Dave Corzine 891
  Josh Smith 891
234. Lou Hudson 890
235. Mookie Blaylock 889
  Muggsy Bogues 889
237. Hot Rod Williams 887
238. Chris Dudley 886
  Samuel Dalembert 886
  World B. Free 886
241. Jim Jackson 885
242. Danny Manning 883
  Larry Smith 883
244. Anthony Mason 882
245. Caron Butler 881
246. Kurt Rambis 880
  J.R. Smith 880
  Nick Van Exel 880
249. Kirk Hinrich 879
  Luol Deng 879
  Al Jefferson 879

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player G
1. Louie Dampier* 728
2. Byron Beck 694
3. Freddie Lewis 686
4. Gerald Govan 681
5. Ron Boone 662
6. Jim Eakins 652
7. Stew Johnson 647
8. Steve Jones 640
9. Mel Daniels* 628
10. Bob Netolicky 618
11. Roger Brown* 605
12. Cincinnatus Powell 599
13. Red Robbins 586
14. Donnie Freeman 584
15. Wil Jones 566
16. Fatty Taylor 561
17. Bill Keller 556
18. Jimmy Jones 546
19. Walter Simon 541
20. Mack Calvin 533
21. John Beasley 506
22. Bill Melchionni 502
23. Chuck Williams 500
  Dan Issel* 500
25. Billy Paultz 487
  Ralph Simpson 487
27. Bob Warren 486
  Larry Miller 486
29. George Carter 478
30. Willie Wise 475
31. Rich Jones 474
32. Gene Moore 465
  Glen Combs 465
34. Larry Jones 456
35. Lee Davis 453
36. Gene Littles 450
37. Warren Jabali 447
  Warren Davis 447
39. Les Hunter 444
40. Goose Ligon 434
41. Ira Harge 427
42. Trooper Washington 426
43. Dave Robisch 422
44. Artis Gilmore* 420
45. Julius Keye 418
46. Arthur Becker 414
47. Julius Erving* 407
48. Ronald Franz 403
49. Darnell Hillman 395
50. Tom Owens 389
  Mike Gale 389
52. Doug Moe 378
53. Ted McClain 377
54. Larry Brown* 376
55. Marv Roberts 374
56. Charles Williams 372
  Johnny Neumann 372
58. Randy Denton 368
59. George Thompson 364
60. Coby Dietrick 362
61. Darel Carrier 350
62. Joe Hamilton 344
63. Al Smith 337
  Mike Lewis 337
65. Lonnie Wright 335
66. Julian Hammond 329
67. James Silas 328
68. George Irvine 325
69. Ed Manning 324
70. Randolph Mahaffey 321
  Bob Verga 321
72. Zelmo Beaty* 319
73. Don Buse 318
74. John Roche 317
75. Joe Caldwell 314
  George McGinnis* 314
  Donald Sidle 314
78. Manny Leaks 311
79. George Lehmann 310
80. Willard Sojourner 309
  George Peeples 309
82. Frank Card 306
  Jeffrey Congdon 306
84. Jimmy O'Brien 303
85. Goo Kennedy 301
86. Wendell Ladner 300
87. Collis Jones 298
88. Rick Mount 283
  Skeeter Swift 283
90. Charles Beasley 281
91. Claude Terry 277
92. Levern Tart 274
93. Brian Taylor 271
94. George Gervin* 269
  Bob Bedell 269
96. Ronald Thomas 264
  Mike Jackson 264
98. Mervin Jackson 262
  Oliver Taylor 262
100. George Stone 259
101. Dave Twardzik 256
102. Sam Smith 255
103. Simmie Hill 252
104. Larry Kenon 249
  Wayne Hightower 249
106. Mike Butler 245
107. Tim Bassett 238
108. Bird Averitt 236
109. Mike Barr 234
  Jackie Moreland 234
111. Swen Nater 233
112. George Karl 231
  Caldwell Jones 231
114. Willie Murrell 228
  John Williamson 228
116. Rick Barry* 226
  Stephen Chubin 226
118. Ollie Darden 223
119. George Adams 215
120. Mike Green 214
  Craig Raymond 214
122. Willie Long 213
  Jim Ard 213
124. Tommie Bowens 211
125. Gary Bradds 210
126. Chuck Terry 206
  Wayne Chapman 206
128. John Brisker 205
129. Bo Lamar 202
130. Andrew Anderson 194
  Larry Cannon 194
132. Maurice McHartley 189
133. Arvesta Kelly 188
134. Mike Barrett 187
  Ron Perry 187
136. Kevin Joyce 180
137. Johnny Baum 179
138. Neil Johnson 178
139. Barry Parkhill 173
140. Skip Thoren 170
  Riney Lochmann 170
142. Billy Shepherd 169
143. Bobby Jones 167
144. Maurice Lucas 166
  Ed Johnson 166
  Gus Gerard 166
147. Travis Grant 165
  Sonny Dove 165
  Jim Chones 165
150. Chico Vaughn 164
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 164
152. John Barnhill 163
  Art Heyman 163
154. Roger Brown 162
155. Bobby Rascoe 159
156. Charlie Scott 157
  Walter Piatkowski 157
  Dennis Wuycik 157
159. Charles Edge 155
  Bernie Williams 155
161. Len Elmore 153
162. Will Frazier 151
  Dave Lattin 151
164. Billy Knight 150
165. Al Cueto 149
166. Leary Lentz 148
  Patrick McFarland 148
  Ben Warley 148
169. John Smith 147
  Rich Niemann 147
171. Bill Bunting 145
  Hank Whitney 145
173. Marvin Barnes 144
174. Mike Pratt 143
175. Dan Anderson 140
176. Tony Jackson 138
177. Bill McGill 137
  Billy Schaeffer 137
179. Willie Somerset 135
  John Fairchild 135
  Jim Caldwell 135
182. Al Skinner 134
  Samuel Robinson 134
184. George Tinsley 133
185. Mel Peterson 132
186. Larry Bunce 129
187. Larry Finch 128
188. Ray Scott 127
189. Moses Malone* 126
190. Jim Jarvis 125
  Bobby Lloyd 125
  Kendall Rhine 125
193. Steven Kramer 124
194. Tom Hoover 123
195. Gary Keller 122
196. Joe DePre 119
197. Connie Hawkins* 117
198. Billy Cunningham* 116
199. Bruce Seals 113
200. Pierre Russell 110
201. Ervin Inniger 109
202. Henry Logan 108
203. William Franklin 107
204. Jay Miller 106
205. Jimmy Rayl 101
206. Jim Bradley 98
207. Tom Thacker 96
208. Grant Simmons 95
  Al Tucker 95
210. Cliff Hagan* 94
211. David Vaughn 93
212. Jimmy Foster 89
213. Jim McDaniels 87
  Jerry Pettway 87
  Roderick McDonald 87
216. Luther Green 85
217. Loyd King 84
  Bud Olsen 84
  Spencer Haywood* 84
  Kim Hughes 84
  Shaler Halimon 84
222. David Thompson* 83
  Stephen Vacendak 83
224. Joe Kennedy 82
  Barry Liebowitz 82
  Tom Workman 82
  Lester Selvage 82
228. Mark Olberding 81
  Jerry Harkness 81
  Jerry Chambers 81
  Paul Ruffner 81
232. Keith Swagerty 80
233. Len Chappell 79
  Marlbert Pradd 79
  George Sutor 79
236. Calvin Fowler 78
  Jesse Branson 78
  Leland Mitchell 78
239. Ronald Taylor 77
  Jim Hadnot 77
  Barry Orms 77
242. Carl Fuller 76
  Billy Harris 76
  Joe Hamood 76
  Scott English 76
  Mel Nowell 76
247. Dennis Hamilton 75
  Bobby Edmonds 75
  Mel Bennett 75
250. M.L. Carr 74
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