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NBA & ABA Year-by-Year Playoff Leaders and Records for Games

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Year Lg Player G Tm
2013 NBA LeBron James23 MIA
    Chris Bosh23 MIA
    Ray Allen23 MIA
    Mario Chalmers23 MIA
2012 NBA LeBron James23 MIA
    Mike Miller23 MIA
    Mario Chalmers23 MIA
    Shane Battier23 MIA
    Dwyane Wade23 MIA
2011 NBA LeBron James21 MIA
    DeShawn Stevenson21 DAL
    Chris Bosh21 MIA
    Dirk Nowitzki21 DAL
    Dwyane Wade21 MIA
    Mario Chalmers21 MIA
    Shawn Marion21 DAL
    Jose Barea21 DAL
    Tyson Chandler21 DAL
    Jason Terry21 DAL
    Joel Anthony21 MIA
    Jason Kidd21 DAL
2010 NBA Glen Davis24 BOS
    Rajon Rondo24 BOS
    Tony Allen24 BOS
    Rasheed Wallace24 BOS
    Ray Allen24 BOS
    Paul Pierce24 BOS
2009 NBA Rashard Lewis24 ORL
    Hedo Turkoglu24 ORL
    Marcin Gortat24 ORL
    Mickael Pietrus24 ORL
2008 NBA Kevin Garnett26 BOS
    James Posey26 BOS
    Ray Allen26 BOS
    Rajon Rondo26 BOS
    Paul Pierce26 BOS
2007 NBA Jacque Vaughn20 SAS
    Drew Gooden20 CLE
    Manu Ginobili20 SAS
    Zydrunas Ilgauskas20 CLE
    Sasha Pavlovic20 CLE
    Bruce Bowen20 SAS
    Fabricio Oberto20 SAS
    Francisco Elson20 SAS
    Tony Parker20 SAS
    Michael Finley20 SAS
    Tim Duncan20 SAS
    Anderson Varejao20 CLE
    LeBron James20 CLE
    Daniel Gibson20 CLE
2006 NBA Dirk Nowitzki23 DAL
    Devin Harris23 DAL
    Shaquille O'Neal23 MIA
    Josh Howard23 DAL
    Antoine Walker23 MIA
    Gary Payton*23 MIA
    Jason Williams23 MIA
    Dwyane Wade23 MIA
2005 NBA Chauncey Billups25 DET
    Antonio McDyess25 DET
    Rasheed Wallace25 DET
    Tayshaun Prince25 DET
    Richard Hamilton25 DET
    Ben Wallace25 DET
    Lindsey Hunter25 DET
2004 NBA Lindsey Hunter23 DET
    Chauncey Billups23 DET
    Ben Wallace23 DET
    Rasheed Wallace23 DET
    Tayshaun Prince23 DET
    Richard Hamilton23 DET
2003 NBA Tony Parker24 SAS
    Malik Rose24 SAS
    Tim Duncan24 SAS
    Stephen Jackson24 SAS
    Bruce Bowen24 SAS
    Speedy Claxton24 SAS
    Manu Ginobili24 SAS
2002 NBA Aaron Williams20 NJN
    Kerry Kittles20 NJN
    Keith Van Horn20 NJN
    Todd MacCulloch20 NJN
    Richard Jefferson20 NJN
    Kenyon Martin20 NJN
    Lucious Harris20 NJN
    Jason Kidd20 NJN
2001 NBA Dikembe Mutombo23 PHI
    Tyrone Hill23 PHI
    Aaron McKie23 PHI
    Jumaine Jones23 PHI
    Kevin Ollie23 PHI
    Eric Snow23 PHI
2000 NBA Jalen Rose23 IND
    Shaquille O'Neal23 LAL
    Robert Horry23 LAL
    Rick Fox23 LAL
    Dale Davis23 IND
    Derrick McKey23 IND
    A.C. Green23 LAL
    Austin Croshere23 IND
    Travis Best23 IND
    Glen Rice23 LAL
    Sam Perkins23 IND
    Mark Jackson23 IND
    Ron Harper23 LAL
1999 NBA Marcus Camby20 NYK
    Kurt Thomas20 NYK
    Charlie Ward20 NYK
    Chris Childs20 NYK
    Allan Houston20 NYK
    Larry Johnson20 NYK
    Latrell Sprewell20 NYK
1998 NBA Dennis Rodman*21 CHI
    Toni Kukoc21 CHI
    Michael Jordan*21 CHI
    Steve Kerr21 CHI
    Ron Harper21 CHI
    Scott Burrell21 CHI
    Scottie Pippen*21 CHI
1997 NBA John Stockton*20 UTA
    Antoine Carr20 UTA
    Jeff Hornacek20 UTA
    Greg Foster20 UTA
    Bryon Russell20 UTA
    Karl Malone*20 UTA
    Greg Ostertag20 UTA
    Chris Morris20 UTA
    Howard Eisley20 UTA
1996 NBA Detlef Schrempf21 SEA
    Hersey Hawkins21 SEA
    Gary Payton*21 SEA
    Frank Brickowski21 SEA
    Sam Perkins21 SEA
1995 NBA Kenny Smith22 HOU
    Hakeem Olajuwon*22 HOU
    Robert Horry22 HOU
    Mario Elie22 HOU
    Sam Cassell22 HOU
    Clyde Drexler*22 HOU
1994 NBA Charles Smith25 NYK
    Anthony Mason25 NYK
    Charles Oakley25 NYK
    Patrick Ewing*25 NYK
    Greg Anthony25 NYK
    John Starks25 NYK
1993 NBA Charles Barkley*24 PHO
    Mark West24 PHO
    Oliver Miller24 PHO
    Dan Majerle24 PHO
    Danny Ainge24 PHO
    Tom Chambers24 PHO
1992 NBA John Paxson22 CHI
    Michael Jordan*22 CHI
    Cliff Levingston22 CHI
    B.J. Armstrong22 CHI
    Scott Williams22 CHI
    Scottie Pippen*22 CHI
    Horace Grant22 CHI
    Bill Cartwright22 CHI
1991 NBA Magic Johnson*19 LAL
    A.C. Green19 LAL
    Vlade Divac19 LAL
    Sam Perkins19 LAL
1990 NBA Clifford Robinson21 POR
    Clyde Drexler*21 POR
    Terry Porter21 POR
    Jerome Kersey21 POR
    Buck Williams21 POR
    Danny Young21 POR
1989 NBA Rick Mahorn17 DET
    Isiah Thomas*17 DET
    Mark Aguirre17 DET
    Michael Jordan*17 CHI
    Charles Davis17 CHI
    Vinnie Johnson17 DET
    Scottie Pippen*17 CHI
    Horace Grant17 CHI
    Bill Laimbeer17 DET
    Dennis Rodman*17 DET
    Craig Hodges17 CHI
    James Edwards17 DET
    Bill Cartwright17 CHI
    John Salley17 DET
    Joe Dumars*17 DET
1988 NBA Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*24 LAL
    Byron Scott24 LAL
    A.C. Green24 LAL
    James Worthy*24 LAL
    Mychal Thompson24 LAL
    Magic Johnson*24 LAL
    Michael Cooper24 LAL
1987 NBA Dennis Johnson*23 BOS
    Larry Bird*23 BOS
    Jerry Sichting23 BOS
    Darren Daye23 BOS
1986 NBA Rodney McCray20 HOU
    Mitchell Wiggins20 HOU
    Ralph Sampson*20 HOU
    Robert Reid20 HOU
    Jim Petersen20 HOU
    Hakeem Olajuwon*20 HOU
    Lewis Lloyd20 HOU
1985 NBA Kevin McHale*21 BOS
    Dennis Johnson*21 BOS
    Robert Parish*21 BOS
    Scott Wedman21 BOS
    Danny Ainge21 BOS
1984 NBA Larry Bird*23 BOS
    Gerald Henderson23 BOS
    Cedric Maxwell23 BOS
    Robert Parish*23 BOS
    Quinn Buckner23 BOS
    Kevin McHale*23 BOS
1983 NBA Michael Cooper15 LAL
    Magic Johnson*15 LAL
    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*15 LAL
    Jamaal Wilkes*15 LAL
    Kurt Rambis15 LAL
1982 NBA Mike Bantom21 PHI
    Andrew Toney21 PHI
    Clint Richardson21 PHI
    Caldwell Jones21 PHI
    Bobby Jones21 PHI
    Julius Erving*21 PHI
    Maurice Cheeks21 PHI
    Darryl Dawkins21 PHI
1981 NBA Billy Paultz21 HOU
    Tom Henderson21 HOU
    Moses Malone*21 HOU
    Robert Reid21 HOU
1980 NBA Caldwell Jones18 PHI
    Maurice Cheeks18 PHI
    Lionel Hollins18 PHI
    Bobby Jones18 PHI
    Julius Erving*18 PHI
    Henry Bibby18 PHI
    Darryl Dawkins18 PHI
1979 NBA Elvin Hayes*19 WSB
    Greg Ballard19 WSB
    Wes Unseld*19 WSB
    Tom Henderson19 WSB
    Bob Dandridge19 WSB
    Kevin Grevey19 WSB
1978 NBA Fred Brown22 SEA
    Paul Silas22 SEA
    John Johnson22 SEA
    Dennis Johnson*22 SEA
    Gus Williams22 SEA
    Marvin Webster22 SEA
    Jack Sikma22 SEA
1977 NBA Henry Bibby19 PHI
    Steve Mix19 PHI
    Bill Walton*19 POR
    Robin Jones19 POR
    Caldwell Jones19 PHI
    Lionel Hollins19 POR
    Bob Gross19 POR
    Julius Erving*19 PHI
    Doug Collins19 PHI
    George McGinnis19 PHI
    Lloyd Neal19 POR
    Maurice Lucas19 POR
1976 NBA Gar Heard19 PHO
    Ricky Sobers19 PHO
    Paul Westphal19 PHO
    Keith Erickson19 PHO
    Dick Van Arsdale19 PHO
    Curtis Perry19 PHO
    Dennis Awtrey19 PHO
    Alvan Adams19 PHO
  ABA David Thompson*13 DNA
    Jim Eakins13 NYA
    Dan Issel*13 DNA
    Byron Beck13 DNA
    Julius Erving*13 NYA
    Marvin Webster13 DNA
    Brian Taylor13 NYA
    Ralph Simpson13 DNA
    Gus Gerard13 DNA
    Bobby Jones13 DNA
    Al Skinner13 NYA
    Tim Bassett13 NYA
    Chuck Williams13 DNA
1975 NBA Phil Chenier17 WSB
    Elvin Hayes*17 WSB
    Clifford Ray17 GSW
    Truck Robinson17 WSB
    Nick Weatherspoon17 WSB
    Mike Riordan17 WSB
    Jamaal Wilkes*17 GSW
    Kevin Porter17 WSB
    Wes Unseld*17 WSB
    Jeff Mullins17 GSW
    Rick Barry*17 GSW
    Butch Beard17 GSW
    George Johnson17 GSW
    Charles Johnson17 GSW
  ABA George McGinnis18 INA
    Kevin Joyce18 INA
    Len Elmore18 INA
    Don Buse18 INA
    Billy Knight18 INA
1974 NBA John Havlicek*18 BOS
    Jo Jo White18 BOS
    Dave Cowens*18 BOS
    Paul Silas18 BOS
    Don Chaney18 BOS
    Don Nelson18 BOS
    Paul Westphal18 BOS
  ABA Willie Wise18 UTS
    Gerald Govan18 UTS
    Jimmy Jones18 UTS
    Ron Boone18 UTS
1973 NBA Jerry Lucas*17 NYK
    Dean Meminger17 NYK
    Jim McMillian17 LAL
    Bill Bradley*17 NYK
    Bill Bridges17 LAL
    Willis Reed*17 NYK
    Wilt Chamberlain*17 LAL
    Phil Jackson17 NYK
    Mel Counts17 LAL
    Dave DeBusschere*17 NYK
    Gail Goodrich*17 LAL
    Jerry West*17 LAL
    Walt Frazier*17 NYK
    Keith Erickson17 LAL
  ABA Jimmy O'Brien19 KEN
    Dan Issel*19 KEN
    Rick Mount19 KEN
    Walter Simon19 KEN
    Artis Gilmore*19 KEN
    Wendell Ladner19 KEN
1972 NBA Dean Meminger16 NYK
    Bill Bradley*16 NYK
    Earl Monroe*16 NYK
    Walt Frazier*16 NYK
    Dave DeBusschere*16 NYK
    Phil Jackson16 NYK
    Jerry Lucas*16 NYK
  ABA Darnell Hillman20 INA
    Freddie Lewis20 INA
    George McGinnis20 INA
    Roger Brown*20 INA
    Bill Keller20 INA
    Rick Mount20 INA
    Mel Daniels*20 INA
    Bob Netolicky20 INA
1971 NBA Wes Unseld*18 BAL
    Earl Monroe*18 BAL
    John Tresvant18 BAL
    Fred Carter18 BAL
    Jack Marin18 BAL
  ABA Goose Ligon19 KEN
    Les Hunter19 KEN
    Dan Issel*19 KEN
    Cincinnatus Powell19 KEN
    Darel Carrier19 KEN
    Walter Simon19 KEN
    Louie Dampier19 KEN
    Mike Pratt19 KEN
1970 NBA Walt Frazier*19 NYK
    Dave Stallworth19 NYK
    Dave DeBusschere*19 NYK
    Mike Riordan19 NYK
    Bill Bradley*19 NYK
    Cazzie Russell19 NYK
    Dick Barnett19 NYK
  ABA Craig Raymond17 LAS
    Mervin Jackson17 LAS
    George Stone17 LAS
    Mack Calvin17 LAS
    Bob Warren17 LAS
    Trooper Washington17 LAS
1969 NBA Bailey Howell*18 BOS
    Bill Russell*18 BOS
    Don Nelson18 BOS
    Elgin Baylor*18 LAL
    Wilt Chamberlain*18 LAL
    Sam Jones*18 BOS
    Mel Counts18 LAL
    Jerry West*18 LAL
    Larry Siegfried18 BOS
    Em Bryant18 BOS
    John Havlicek*18 BOS
    Keith Erickson18 LAL
    Johnny Egan18 LAL
  ABA Mel Daniels*17 INA
    Bob Netolicky17 INA
    Roger Brown*17 INA
    Ron Perry17 INA
    George Peeples17 INA
    Freddie Lewis17 INA
1968 NBA Larry Siegfried19 BOS
    Don Nelson19 BOS
    Bill Russell*19 BOS
    Sam Jones*19 BOS
    Bailey Howell*19 BOS
    John Havlicek*19 BOS
  ABA Larry Brown17 NOB
    Doug Moe17 NOB
    Red Robbins17 NOB
    Gerald Govan17 NOB
    Jimmy Jones17 NOB
    Jackie Moreland17 NOB
    Jesse Branson17 NOB
1967 NBA Al Attles15 SFW
    Matt Guokas15 PHI
    Chet Walker*15 PHI
    Hal Greer*15 PHI
    Rick Barry*15 SFW
    Wali Jones15 PHI
    Luke Jackson15 PHI
    Jim King15 SFW
    Wilt Chamberlain*15 PHI
    Jeff Mullins15 SFW
    Billy Cunningham*15 PHI
    Paul Neumann15 SFW
    Tom Meschery15 SFW
    Nate Thurmond*15 SFW
1966 NBA K.C. Jones*17 BOS
    Tom Sanders17 BOS
    Sam Jones*17 BOS
    Bill Russell*17 BOS
    Don Nelson17 BOS
    Larry Siegfried17 BOS
    John Havlicek*17 BOS
1965 NBA Bill Russell*12 BOS
    Larry Siegfried12 BOS
    Tom Sanders12 BOS
    K.C. Jones*12 BOS
    John Havlicek*12 BOS
    Sam Jones*12 BOS
    Willie Naulls12 BOS
    Tom Heinsohn*12 BOS
1964 NBA Bob Pettit*12 STL
    Wayne Hightower12 SFW
    Wilt Chamberlain*12 SFW
    Zelmo Beaty12 STL
    Chico Vaughn12 STL
    Tom Meschery12 SFW
    Guy Rodgers*12 SFW
    Al Attles12 SFW
    Bill Bridges12 STL
    Lenny Wilkens*12 STL
    Cliff Hagan*12 STL
    Richie Guerin*12 STL
    Nate Thurmond*12 SFW
1963 NBA Jim Krebs13 LAL
    Sam Jones*13 BOS
    Tom Sanders13 BOS
    Jerry West*13 LAL
    Tom Heinsohn*13 BOS
    Bob Cousy*13 BOS
    Leroy Ellis13 LAL
    K.C. Jones*13 BOS
    Dick Barnett13 LAL
    Rudy LaRusso13 LAL
    Frank Selvy13 LAL
    Frank Ramsey*13 BOS
    Bill Russell*13 BOS
    Elgin Baylor*13 LAL
1962 NBA K.C. Jones*14 BOS
    Bob Cousy*14 BOS
    Tom Sanders14 BOS
    Bill Russell*14 BOS
    Tom Heinsohn*14 BOS
    Sam Jones*14 BOS
    Jim Loscutoff14 BOS
1961 NBA Cliff Hagan*12 STL
    Jerry West*12 LAL
    Elgin Baylor*12 LAL
    Woody Sauldsberry12 STL
    Frank Selvy12 LAL
    Lenny Wilkens*12 STL
    Bob Pettit*12 STL
    Tom Hawkins12 LAL
    Hot Rod Hundley12 LAL
    Ray Felix12 LAL
    Jim Krebs12 LAL
    Rudy LaRusso12 LAL
    Si Green12 STL
    Johnny McCarthy12 STL
1960 NBA Johnny McCarthy14 STL
    Si Green14 STL
    Bob Pettit*14 STL
    Dave Piontek14 STL
    Cliff Hagan*14 STL
    Clyde Lovellette*14 STL
1959 NBA Larry Foust13 MNL
    Jim Krebs13 MNL
    Hot Rod Hundley13 MNL
    Elgin Baylor*13 MNL
    Ed Fleming13 MNL
    Slick Leonard*13 MNL
    Boo Ellis13 MNL
    Vern Mikkelsen*13 MNL
    Dick Garmaker13 MNL
1958 NBA Slater Martin*11 STL
    Frank Ramsey*11 BOS
    Cliff Hagan*11 STL
    Jack Nichols11 BOS
    Tom Heinsohn*11 BOS
    Bob Pettit*11 STL
    Ed Macauley*11 STL
    Jack McMahon11 STL
    Bob Cousy*11 BOS
    Jack Coleman11 STL
    Bill Sharman*11 BOS
    Chuck Share11 STL
    Win Wilfong11 STL
    Lou Tsioropoulos11 BOS
1957 NBA Bill Sharman*10 BOS
    Cliff Hagan*10 STL
    Bill Russell*10 BOS
    Frank Ramsey*10 BOS
    Bob Pettit*10 STL
    Jim Loscutoff10 BOS
    Ed Macauley*10 STL
    Slater Martin*10 STL
    Chuck Share10 STL
    Jack McMahon10 STL
    Jack Nichols10 BOS
    Jack Coleman10 STL
    Tom Heinsohn*10 BOS
    Med Park10 STL
    Andy Phillip*10 BOS
    Arnie Risen*10 BOS
    Bob Cousy*10 BOS
1956 NBA Corky Devlin10 FTW
    Paul Arizin*10 PHW
    Mel Hutchins10 FTW
    Neil Johnston*10 PHW
    Frankie Brian10 FTW
    Ernie Beck10 PHW
    George Yardley*10 FTW
    Odie Spears10 FTW
    Chuck Noble10 FTW
    Walt Davis10 PHW
    George Dempsey10 PHW
    Bob Houbregs*10 FTW
    Joe Graboski10 PHW
    Andy Phillip*10 FTW
    Jack George10 PHW
    Tom Gola*10 PHW
    Larry Foust10 FTW
1955 NBA Bob Houbregs*11 FTW
    Red Rocha11 SYR
    Dolph Schayes*11 SYR
    Paul Seymour11 SYR
    Frankie Brian11 FTW
    Max Zaslofsky11 FTW
    George Yardley*11 FTW
    Dick Farley11 SYR
    Larry Foust11 FTW
    Earl Lloyd11 SYR
    George King11 SYR
    Monk Meineke11 FTW
    Dick Rosenthal11 FTW
    Andy Phillip*11 FTW
    Wally Osterkorn11 SYR
    Red Kerr11 SYR
    Mel Hutchins11 FTW
    Billy Kenville11 SYR
1954 NBA Jim Holstein13 MNL
    Jim Pollard*13 MNL
    Clyde Lovellette*13 MNL
    Billy Kenville13 SYR
    Al Masino13 SYR
    Slater Martin*13 MNL
    Vern Mikkelsen*13 MNL
    Paul Seymour13 SYR
    Wally Osterkorn13 SYR
    Dick Schnittker13 MNL
    Dolph Schayes*13 SYR
    Pep Saul13 MNL
    Whitey Skoog13 MNL
    Bob Lavoy13 SYR
    George Mikan*13 MNL
1953 NBA Slater Martin*12 MNL
    Jim Pollard*12 MNL
    Pep Saul12 MNL
    George Mikan*12 MNL
    Vern Mikkelsen*12 MNL
    Lew Hitch12 MNL
    Jim Holstein12 MNL
    Bob Harrison12 MNL
1952 NBA Ernie Vandeweghe14 NYK
    Harry Gallatin*14 NYK
    Dick McGuire*14 NYK
    Nathaniel Clifton*14 NYK
    Connie Simmons14 NYK
    Max Zaslofsky14 NYK
1951 NBA Vince Boryla14 NYK
    Nathaniel Clifton*14 NYK
    Bill Calhoun14 ROC
    Jack Coleman14 ROC
    Connie Simmons14 NYK
    Arnie Risen*14 ROC
    Bobby Wanzer*14 ROC
    Bob Davies*14 ROC
    Harry Gallatin*14 NYK
    Dick McGuire*14 NYK
    Red Holzman14 ROC
    Max Zaslofsky14 NYK
    Arnie Johnson14 ROC
    Ernie Vandeweghe14 NYK
1950 NBA Jim Pollard*12 MNL
    Arnie Ferrin12 MNL
    Herm Schaefer12 MNL
    Vern Mikkelsen*12 MNL
    Bob Harrison12 MNL
    Slater Martin*12 MNL
    George Mikan*12 MNL
1949 BAA Sonny Hertzberg11 WSC
    Kleggie Hermsen11 WSC
    Dick O'Keefe11 WSC
    Jack Nichols11 WSC
    Johnny Norlander11 WSC
    Dick Schulz11 WSC
1948 BAA Howie Dallmar13 PHW
    George Senesky13 PHW
    Joe Fulks*13 PHW
    Chick Halbert13 PHW
    Ralph Kaplowitz13 PHW
    Angelo Musi13 PHW
1947 BAA Chick Halbert11 CHS
    Max Zaslofsky11 CHS
    Tony Jaros11 CHS
    Jim Seminoff11 CHS
    Chuck Gilmur11 CHS
    Don Carlson11 CHS