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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Minutes Played

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Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NBA/ABA

Rank Player MP
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 57446
2. Karl Malone* 54852
3. Jason Kidd 50111
4. Elvin Hayes* 50000
5. Kevin Garnett 49862
6. Moses Malone* 49444
7. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
8. John Stockton* 47764
9. Reggie Miller* 47619
10. Artis Gilmore* 47134
11. Gary Payton* 47117
12. Kobe Bryant 46774
13. John Havlicek* 46471
14. Ray Allen 46344
15. Robert Parish* 45704
16. Tim Duncan 45549
17. Julius Erving* 45227
18. Dirk Nowitzki 44611
19. Paul Pierce 44237
20. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
21. Oscar Robertson* 43886
22. Clifford Robinson 42561
23. Buck Williams 42464
24. Shaquille O'Neal 41918
25. Dan Issel* 41784
26. Scottie Pippen* 41069
27. Michael Jordan* 41011
28. Bill Russell* 40726
29. Patrick Ewing* 40594
30. Charles Oakley 40280
31. Vince Carter 40135
32. Shawn Marion 40011
33. Otis Thorpe 39822
34. Hal Greer* 39788
35. Andre Miller 39614
36. Charles Barkley* 39330
37. Mark Jackson 39121
38. Walt Bellamy* 38940
39. Horace Grant 38621
40. Kevin Willis 38362
41. Jason Terry 38330
42. Rick Barry* 38153
43. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
44. Steve Nash 38069
45. Joe Johnson 38067
46. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
47. Alex English* 38063
48. Michael Finley 37996
49. Derek Harper 37786
50. Antawn Jamison 37638
51. Allen Iverson 37584
52. Clyde Drexler* 37537
53. Jack Sikma 36943
54. Dikembe Mutombo 36791
55. Juwan Howard 36654
56. Sam Perkins 36598
57. Jerry West* 36571
58. A.C. Green 36552
59. Rasheed Wallace 36243
60. Dennis Johnson* 35954
61. Nate Thurmond* 35881
62. Wes Unseld* 35832
63. George Gervin* 35597
64. LeBron James 35523
65. Isiah Thomas* 35516
66. Terry Porter 35354
67. Latrell Sprewell 35270
68. Joe Dumars* 35139
69. Caldwell Jones 35081
70. Paul Silas 34989
71. Glen Rice 34985
72. Maurice Cheeks 34845
73. Dale Ellis 34778
74. Grant Hill 34776
75. Pau Gasol 34614
76. Reggie Theus 34603
77. Elton Brand 34577
78. Larry Bird* 34443
79. Mitch Richmond* 34309
80. David Robinson* 34271
81. Adrian Dantley* 34151
82. Jeff Hornacek 33964
83. Mike Bibby 33962
84. Bill Laimbeer 33956
85. Tom Chambers 33922
86. Terry Cummings 33898
87. Elgin Baylor* 33863
88. Vlade Divac 33838
89. P.J. Brown 33823
90. Rod Strickland 33634
91. Detlef Schrempf 33597
92. Rashard Lewis 33541
93. Gail Goodrich* 33527
94. Chet Walker* 33433
95. Magic Johnson* 33245
96. Chauncey Billups 33008
97. Eddie Jones 32778
98. Dave Bing* 32769
99. Derek Fisher 32719
100. Eddie Johnson 32604
101. Ron Boone 32391
102. Tony Parker 32348
103. Louie Dampier 32201
104. Chris Mullin* 32163
105. Jerry Lucas* 32131
  Lamar Odom 32131
107. Bob Lanier* 32103
108. Rolando Blackman 32087
109. Ben Wallace 32085
110. Hersey Hawkins 32034
111. Stephon Marbury 31891
112. Sam Lacey 31873
113. Dick Van Arsdale 31771
114. Jamal Crawford 31750
115. Antoine Walker 31531
116. Randy Smith 31444
117. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
118. Ron Harper 31199
119. Tiny Archibald* 31159
120. Mookie Blaylock 31026
121. Richard Jefferson 31009
122. Walt Frazier* 30965
123. Bill Bridges 30878
124. Chris Webber 30847
125. Larry Nance 30697
126. Bob Pettit* 30690
  Metta World Peace 30690
128. Tracy McGrady 30658
129. Bailey Howell* 30627
130. Tim Hardaway 30626
131. Calvin Murphy* 30607
132. Anthony Mason 30605
133. Billy Paultz 30392
134. David Wesley 30272
135. Carmelo Anthony 30266
136. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
137. Dan Majerle 30206
138. Bob Cousy* 30165
139. Chris Bosh 30158
140. Byron Scott 30152
141. Kevin McHale* 30118
142. Maurice Lucas 30112
143. Shane Battier 30004
144. James Worthy* 30001
145. Jo Jo White 29941
146. Tayshaun Prince 29923
147. Andre Iguodala 29847
148. Sam Cassell 29812
149. Dolph Schayes* 29800
150. Lou Hudson 29794
151. Michael Cage 29716
152. Zelmo Beaty 29676
153. Jeff Malone 29660
154. Earl Monroe* 29636
155. Dale Davis 29606
156. Dave Cowens* 29565
157. Richard Hamilton 29559
158. Bob Dandridge 29502
159. Kendall Gill 29481
160. Bernard King* 29417
161. Spencer Haywood 29408
162. Shawn Kemp 29293
163. Jason Richardson 29154
164. Damon Stoudamire 29106
165. Jim Jackson 29067
166. Zach Randolph 28992
167. Nick Van Exel 28969
168. Chuck Person 28941
169. Dick Barnett 28937
170. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
171. Walter Davis 28859
172. Steve Smith 28855
173. Dennis Rodman* 28839
174. Marcus Camby 28684
175. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
176. Guy Rodgers* 28663
177. Dwight Howard 28635
178. Baron Davis 28592
179. Grant Long 28514
180. Herb Williams 28484
181. Johnny Newman 28435
182. James Edwards 28356
183. Bob McAdoo* 28327
184. Allan Houston 28311
185. George McGinnis 28179
186. Jerome Kersey 28115
187. Antonio McDyess 28053
188. Al Harrington 28009
189. Dwyane Wade 27990
190. Caron Butler 27926
191. Jalen Rose 27925
192. Josh Smith 27801
193. Red Kerr 27784
194. Mychal Thompson 27764
195. Danny Ainge 27755
196. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
197. Mark Aguirre 27730
198. Tyrone Corbin 27657
199. Cuttino Mobley 27618
200. Leroy Ellis 27520
201. Bill Cartwright 27491
202. Richie Guerin* 27449
203. Stephen Jackson 27398
204. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
205. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
206. Norm Nixon 27250
207. Derrick McKey 27229
208. Mike Miller 27208
209. Alvan Adams 27203
210. Kurt Thomas 27160
211. Robert Horry 27069
212. Joe Smith 27022
213. Peja Stojakovic 26966
214. World B. Free 26893
215. Billy Cunningham* 26844
216. Carlos Boozer 26827
217. Avery Johnson 26615
218. Hedo Turkoglu 26559
219. Armen Gilliam 26421
220. Sleepy Floyd 26383
221. Luol Deng 26347
222. Hot Rod Williams 26327
223. Kirk Hinrich 26319
224. James Donaldson 26222
225. Tyson Chandler 26198
226. Don Buse 26180
227. Norm Van Lier 26171
228. Jack Twyman* 26147
229. Antonio Davis 26084
  Gerald Wilkins 26084
231. Doug Christie 26079
232. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
233. Scott Wedman 25927
234. Derrick Coleman 25903
235. Kenny Anderson 25868
236. Boris Diaw 25816
237. Rick Mahorn 25779
238. Elden Campbell 25776
239. Sidney Wicks 25762
240. Christian Laettner 25760
241. Jerry Sloan* 25750
242. Vin Baker 25737
243. Bobby Jones 25728
244. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
245. Larry Johnson 25685
246. John Johnson 25681
247. Dick Snyder 25676
248. Gus Williams 25645
249. David West 25610
250. John Lucas 25556

NBA

Rank Player MP
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 57446
2. Karl Malone* 54852
3. Jason Kidd 50111
4. Elvin Hayes* 50000
5. Kevin Garnett 49862
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
7. John Stockton* 47764
8. Reggie Miller* 47619
9. Gary Payton* 47117
10. Kobe Bryant 46774
11. John Havlicek* 46471
12. Ray Allen 46344
13. Robert Parish* 45704
14. Tim Duncan 45549
15. Moses Malone* 45071
16. Dirk Nowitzki 44611
17. Paul Pierce 44237
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
19. Oscar Robertson* 43886
20. Clifford Robinson 42561
21. Buck Williams 42464
22. Shaquille O'Neal 41918
23. Scottie Pippen* 41069
24. Michael Jordan* 41011
25. Bill Russell* 40726
26. Patrick Ewing* 40594
27. Charles Oakley 40280
28. Vince Carter 40135
29. Shawn Marion 40011
30. Otis Thorpe 39822
31. Hal Greer* 39788
32. Andre Miller 39614
33. Charles Barkley* 39330
34. Mark Jackson 39121
35. Walt Bellamy* 38940
36. Horace Grant 38621
37. Kevin Willis 38362
38. Jason Terry 38330
39. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
40. Steve Nash 38069
41. Joe Johnson 38067
42. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
43. Alex English* 38063
44. Michael Finley 37996
45. Derek Harper 37786
46. Antawn Jamison 37638
47. Allen Iverson 37584
48. Clyde Drexler* 37537
49. Jack Sikma 36943
50. Dikembe Mutombo 36791
51. Juwan Howard 36654
52. Sam Perkins 36598
53. Jerry West* 36571
54. A.C. Green 36552
55. Rasheed Wallace 36243
56. Dennis Johnson* 35954
57. Nate Thurmond* 35881
58. Wes Unseld* 35832
59. LeBron James 35523
60. Isiah Thomas* 35516
61. Terry Porter 35354
62. Latrell Sprewell 35270
63. Joe Dumars* 35139
64. Paul Silas 34989
65. Glen Rice 34985
66. Maurice Cheeks 34845
67. Dale Ellis 34778
68. Grant Hill 34776
69. Pau Gasol 34614
70. Reggie Theus 34603
71. Elton Brand 34577
72. Larry Bird* 34443
73. Mitch Richmond* 34309
74. David Robinson* 34271
75. Adrian Dantley* 34151
76. Jeff Hornacek 33964
77. Mike Bibby 33962
78. Bill Laimbeer 33956
79. Tom Chambers 33922
80. Terry Cummings 33898
81. Elgin Baylor* 33863
82. Vlade Divac 33838
83. P.J. Brown 33823
84. Rod Strickland 33634
85. Detlef Schrempf 33597
86. Rashard Lewis 33541
87. Gail Goodrich* 33527
88. Chet Walker* 33433
89. Magic Johnson* 33245
90. Chauncey Billups 33008
91. Eddie Jones 32778
92. Dave Bing* 32769
93. Derek Fisher 32719
94. Eddie Johnson 32604
95. Tony Parker 32348
96. Chris Mullin* 32163
97. Lamar Odom 32131
  Jerry Lucas* 32131
99. Bob Lanier* 32103
100. Rolando Blackman 32087
101. Ben Wallace 32085
102. Hersey Hawkins 32034
103. Stephon Marbury 31891
104. Sam Lacey 31873
105. Dick Van Arsdale 31771
106. Jamal Crawford 31750
107. Antoine Walker 31531
108. Randy Smith 31444
109. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
110. Ron Harper 31199
111. Tiny Archibald* 31159
112. Mookie Blaylock 31026
113. Richard Jefferson 31009
114. Walt Frazier* 30965
115. Bill Bridges 30878
116. Chris Webber 30847
117. Larry Nance 30697
118. Metta World Peace 30690
  Bob Pettit* 30690
120. Tracy McGrady 30658
121. Bailey Howell* 30627
122. Tim Hardaway 30626
123. Calvin Murphy* 30607
124. Anthony Mason 30605
125. David Wesley 30272
126. Carmelo Anthony 30266
127. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
128. Dan Majerle 30206
129. Bob Cousy* 30165
130. Chris Bosh 30158
131. Byron Scott 30152
132. Kevin McHale* 30118
133. Shane Battier 30004
134. James Worthy* 30001
135. Jo Jo White 29941
136. Tayshaun Prince 29923
137. Andre Iguodala 29847
138. Sam Cassell 29812
139. Dolph Schayes* 29800
140. Lou Hudson 29794
141. Michael Cage 29716
142. Artis Gilmore* 29685
143. Jeff Malone 29660
144. Earl Monroe* 29636
145. Dale Davis 29606
146. Dave Cowens* 29565
147. Richard Hamilton 29559
148. Bob Dandridge 29502
149. Kendall Gill 29481
150. Bernard King* 29417
151. Shawn Kemp 29293
152. Jason Richardson 29154
153. Damon Stoudamire 29106
154. Jim Jackson 29067
155. Zach Randolph 28992
156. Nick Van Exel 28969
157. Chuck Person 28941
158. Dick Barnett 28937
159. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
160. Walter Davis 28859
161. Steve Smith 28855
162. Dennis Rodman* 28839
163. Rick Barry* 28825
164. Marcus Camby 28684
165. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
166. Julius Erving* 28677
167. Guy Rodgers* 28663
168. Dwight Howard 28635
169. Baron Davis 28592
170. Grant Long 28514
171. Herb Williams 28484
172. Johnny Newman 28435
173. James Edwards 28356
174. Bob McAdoo* 28327
175. Allan Houston 28311
176. Jerome Kersey 28115
177. Antonio McDyess 28053
178. Al Harrington 28009
179. Dwyane Wade 27990
180. Caron Butler 27926
181. Jalen Rose 27925
182. Josh Smith 27801
183. Red Kerr 27784
184. Mychal Thompson 27764
185. Danny Ainge 27755
186. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
187. Mark Aguirre 27730
188. Tyrone Corbin 27657
189. Cuttino Mobley 27618
190. Leroy Ellis 27520
191. Bill Cartwright 27491
192. Richie Guerin* 27449
193. Stephen Jackson 27398
194. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
195. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
196. Norm Nixon 27250
197. Derrick McKey 27229
198. Mike Miller 27208
199. Alvan Adams 27203
200. Kurt Thomas 27160
201. Robert Horry 27069
202. Joe Smith 27022
203. Peja Stojakovic 26966
204. World B. Free 26893
205. Carlos Boozer 26827
206. Avery Johnson 26615
207. Hedo Turkoglu 26559
208. George Gervin* 26536
209. Caldwell Jones 26474
210. Armen Gilliam 26421
211. Sleepy Floyd 26383
212. Luol Deng 26347
213. Hot Rod Williams 26327
214. Kirk Hinrich 26319
215. James Donaldson 26222
216. Tyson Chandler 26198
217. Norm Van Lier 26171
218. Jack Twyman* 26147
219. Gerald Wilkins 26084
  Antonio Davis 26084
221. Doug Christie 26079
222. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
223. Scott Wedman 25927
224. Derrick Coleman 25903
225. Kenny Anderson 25868
226. Boris Diaw 25816
227. Rick Mahorn 25779
228. Elden Campbell 25776
229. Sidney Wicks 25762
230. Christian Laettner 25760
231. Jerry Sloan* 25750
232. Vin Baker 25737
233. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
234. Larry Johnson 25685
235. John Johnson 25681
236. Dick Snyder 25676
237. Gus Williams 25645
238. David West 25610
239. Spencer Haywood 25600
240. John Lucas 25556
241. Bob Boozer 25549
242. Mike Dunleavy 25535
243. Muggsy Bogues 25429
244. Glenn Robinson 25346
245. Amar'e Stoudemire 25333
246. Xavier McDaniel 25201
247. Mark Eaton 25169
248. Truck Robinson 25141
249. Bob Love 25120
250. Robert Reid 25109

ABA

Rank Player MP
1. Louie Dampier 27770
2. Freddie Lewis 24038
3. Gerald Govan 22925
4. Mel Daniels* 22340
5. Ron Boone 21596
6. Roger Brown* 21454
7. Jimmy Jones 20873
8. Bob Netolicky 20554
9. Steve Jones 20209
10. Donnie Freeman 19546
11. Dan Issel* 19442
12. Stew Johnson 19201
13. Red Robbins 18745
14. Byron Beck 18717
15. Cincinnatus Powell 18636
16. Mack Calvin 18267
17. Wil Jones 17511
18. Artis Gilmore* 17449
19. Jim Eakins 17279
20. Willie Wise 17025
21. Billy Paultz 16762
22. Larry Jones 16721
23. Julius Erving* 16550
24. George Carter 16229
25. Fatty Taylor 16158
26. Rich Jones 16114
27. Ralph Simpson 15643
28. Bill Melchionni 15337
29. Glen Combs 15275
30. Warren Jabali 15264
31. Chuck Williams 15025
32. Larry Miller 14941
33. Goose Ligon 14560
34. Walter Simon 14053
35. John Beasley 13947
36. Julius Keye 13676
37. Bill Keller 13609
38. Trooper Washington 13235
39. Ira Harge 13160
40. Warren Davis 13090
41. Darel Carrier 12338
42. Dave Robisch 12224
43. Doug Moe 12081
44. George Thompson 12048
45. George McGinnis 11985
46. Gene Moore 11780
47. Les Hunter 11773
48. James Silas 11730
49. Charles Williams 11444
50. Joe Caldwell 11387
51. Zelmo Beaty 11328
52. Gene Littles 11310
53. Larry Brown* 11309
54. Darnell Hillman 11015
55. Arthur Becker 10554
56. Bob Verga 10538
57. Mike Lewis 10118
58. Ronald Franz 9912
59. Bob Warren 9908
60. Randolph Mahaffey 9589
61. Randy Denton 9484
62. Mike Gale 9456
63. Tom Owens 9365
64. Johnny Neumann 9332
65. Rick Barry* 9328
66. Levern Tart 9272
67. John Roche 9259
68. Manny Leaks 9232
69. Ted McClain 9196
70. Don Buse 9110
71. Joe Hamilton 9098
72. George Lehmann 9077
73. George Gervin* 9061
74. Larry Kenon 8993
75. Al Smith 8971
76. Brian Taylor 8887
77. Lonnie Wright 8707
78. Caldwell Jones 8607
79. Donald Sidle 8588
80. Wayne Hightower 8234
81. Julian Hammond 8039
82. Wendell Ladner 7883
83. Lee Davis 7805
84. Marv Roberts 7534
85. Jackie Moreland 7367
86. Charles Beasley 7347
87. John Brisker 7327
88. Coby Dietrick 7046
89. George Stone 6953
90. George Peeples 6935
91. Frank Card 6901
92. Mervin Jackson 6890
93. Swen Nater 6878
94. Bo Lamar 6871
95. Skeeter Swift 6839
96. Willie Murrell 6747
97. Goo Kennedy 6505
98. George Irvine 6451
99. John Williamson 6391
100. Rick Mount 6386
101. Dave Twardzik 6320
102. Sam Smith 6303
103. Jeffrey Congdon 6283
104. Charlie Scott 6246
105. Collis Jones 6231
106. Ed Manning 6221
107. Oliver Taylor 6148
  Jimmy O'Brien 6148
109. Bird Averitt 5942
110. Mike Green 5924
111. Mike Jackson 5918
112. Simmie Hill 5839
113. Larry Cannon 5797
114. Tim Bassett 5642
115. Stephen Chubin 5596
116. Marvin Barnes 5563
117. Chico Vaughn 5560
118. Bobby Jones 5551
119. Willie Somerset 5452
120. Billy Knight 5334
121. Maurice Lucas 5325
122. Maurice McHartley 5315
123. Mike Barrett 5300
124. Art Heyman 5227
125. Mike Barr 5117
126. Willie Long 5033
127. Ron Perry 5032
128. Connie Hawkins* 4998
129. Ed Johnson 4899
130. Skip Thoren 4868
131. Gary Bradds 4861
132. Ollie Darden 4811
133. Andrew Anderson 4786
134. Kevin Joyce 4731
135. Willard Sojourner 4714
136. Sonny Dove 4573
137. Mike Butler 4554
138. Jim Chones 4540
139. Craig Raymond 4515
140. Bob Bedell 4477
141. Billy Cunningham* 4438
142. Gus Gerard 4429
143. Moses Malone* 4373
144. George Karl 4168
145. Neil Johnson 4154
146. Travis Grant 4150
147. Tony Jackson 4091
148. Dan Anderson 4025
149. Len Elmore 4005
150. George Adams 3903
151. Arvesta Kelly 3895
152. John Barnhill 3871
153. Spencer Haywood 3808
154. Ben Warley 3648
155. Leary Lentz 3633
156. Jan Van Breda Kolff 3617
157. Claude Terry 3592
158. Tommie Bowens 3590
159. Will Frazier 3495
160. John Smith 3362
161. Wayne Chapman 3294
162. Ronald Thomas 3292
163. Chuck Terry 3249
164. Bernie Williams 3231
165. Walter Piatkowski 3149
166. Billy Shepherd 3121
167. Barry Parkhill 3116
168. David Thompson* 3101
169. Jim Ard 3100
170. Charles Edge 3090
171. Jim Caldwell 3078
172. Larry Bunce 3070
173. Larry Finch 3042
174. Hank Whitney 3032
175. Tom Hoover 3007
176. Jim Hadnot 3004
177. Dave Lattin 2913
178. Bobby Rascoe 2887
179. Samuel Robinson 2858
180. Al Skinner 2855
181. Johnny Baum 2841
182. Jimmy Rayl 2760
183. Kendall Rhine 2668
184. Rich Niemann 2632
185. David Vaughn 2593
186. Bill McGill 2590
187. Jim McDaniels 2537
188. Grant Simmons 2516
189. Keith Swagerty 2477
  Ervin Inniger 2477
191. Lester Selvage 2449
192. Henry Logan 2410
193. Ray Scott 2370
194. Bobby Lloyd 2353
195. Mel Peterson 2351
196. Cliff Hagan* 2343
197. Steven Kramer 2288
198. Joe DePre 2281
199. Al Cueto 2239
200. Riney Lochmann 2205
201. Mel Bennett 2193
202. Ticky Burden 2181
203. M.L. Carr 2174
204. Barry Liebowitz 2168
205. Kim Hughes 2162
206. Al Tucker 2130
207. John Fairchild 2106
208. Mike Pratt 2102
209. Barry Orms 2091
210. Mark Olberding 2055
211. Patrick McFarland 1977
212. Bill Bunting 1939
213. Jim Bradley 1913
214. Jesse Branson 1892
215. Darrell Elston 1869
216. George Tinsley 1864
217. Roger Brown 1860
218. Joe Hamood 1839
219. Jerry Pettway 1836
220. Stephen Vacendak 1835
221. Billy Schaeffer 1788
222. Dewitt Menyard 1756
223. Jim Jarvis 1729
  Bruce Seals 1729
225. Gary Keller 1714
226. Hal Hale 1706
227. Dennis Wuycik 1684
228. Bruce Spraggins 1590
229. Bobby Wilson 1562
230. Mel Nowell 1555
231. Don Carlos 1527
232. Jerry Harkness 1513
233. George Johnson 1477
234. Don Chaney 1475
235. Jerry Chambers 1464
236. Tom Thacker 1454
237. Willie Porter 1442
238. Len Chappell 1403
239. Dennis Grey 1391
240. Joe Kennedy 1382
241. Bud Olsen 1375
242. Scott English 1364
243. Craig Dill 1354
244. Bobby Edmonds 1350
245. Dennis Hamilton 1342
246. Wali Jones 1339
247. Lloyd Batts 1317
248. Guy Manning 1274
249. Ronnie Robinson 1272
250. William Franklin 1264