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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. Moses Malone* 49444
6. Kevin Garnett 48910
7. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
8. John Stockton* 47764
9. Reggie Miller* 47619
10. Artis Gilmore* 47134
11. Gary Payton* 47117
12. John Havlicek* 46471
13. Ray Allen 46344
14. Robert Parish* 45704
15. Kobe Bryant 45567
16. Julius Erving* 45227
17. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
18. Oscar Robertson* 43886
19. Tim Duncan 43605
20. Dirk Nowitzki 42603
21. Clifford Robinson 42561
22. Buck Williams 42464
23. Paul Pierce 42458
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. Otis Thorpe 39822
32. Hal Greer* 39788
33. Charles Barkley* 39330
34. Vince Carter 39240
35. Mark Jackson 39121
36. Shawn Marion 38996
37. Walt Bellamy* 38940
38. Horace Grant 38621
39. Andre Miller 38554
40. Kevin Willis 38362
41. Rick Barry* 38153
42. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
43. Steve Nash 38069
44. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
45. Alex English* 38063
46. Michael Finley 37996
47. Derek Harper 37786
48. Antawn Jamison 37638
49. Allen Iverson 37584
50. Clyde Drexler* 37537
51. Jason Terry 36956
52. Jack Sikma 36943
53. Dikembe Mutombo 36791
54. Juwan Howard 36654
55. Sam Perkins 36598
56. Jerry West* 36571
57. A.C. Green 36552
58. Rasheed Wallace 36243
59. Dennis Johnson* 35954
60. Nate Thurmond* 35881
61. Wes Unseld* 35832
62. Joe Johnson 35692
63. George Gervin* 35597
64. Isiah Thomas* 35516
65. Terry Porter 35354
66. Latrell Sprewell 35270
67. Joe Dumars* 35139
68. Caldwell Jones 35081
69. Paul Silas 34989
70. Glen Rice 34985
71. Maurice Cheeks 34845
72. Dale Ellis 34778
73. Grant Hill 34776
74. Reggie Theus 34603
75. Larry Bird* 34443
76. Mitch Richmond* 34309
77. David Robinson* 34271
78. Elton Brand 34199
79. Adrian Dantley* 34151
80. Jeff Hornacek 33964
81. Mike Bibby 33962
82. Bill Laimbeer 33956
83. Tom Chambers 33922
84. Terry Cummings 33898
85. Elgin Baylor* 33863
86. Vlade Divac 33838
87. P.J. Brown 33823
88. Rod Strickland 33634
89. Detlef Schrempf 33597
90. Rashard Lewis 33541
91. Gail Goodrich* 33527
92. Chet Walker* 33433
93. LeBron James 33276
94. Magic Johnson* 33245
95. Chauncey Billups 33008
96. Eddie Jones 32778
97. Dave Bing* 32769
98. Derek Fisher 32719
99. Eddie Johnson 32604
100. Ron Boone 32391
101. Pau Gasol 32230
102. Louie Dampier 32201
103. Chris Mullin* 32163
104. Jerry Lucas* 32131
  Lamar Odom 32131
106. Bob Lanier* 32103
107. Rolando Blackman 32087
108. Ben Wallace 32085
109. Hersey Hawkins 32034
110. Stephon Marbury 31891
111. Sam Lacey 31873
112. Dick Van Arsdale 31771
113. Antoine Walker 31531
114. Randy Smith 31444
115. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
116. Ron Harper 31199
117. Tiny Archibald* 31159
118. Mookie Blaylock 31026
119. Walt Frazier* 30965
120. Bill Bridges 30878
121. Chris Webber 30847
122. Larry Nance 30697
123. Bob Pettit* 30690
  Metta World Peace 30690
125. Tony Parker 30685
126. Tracy McGrady 30658
127. Bailey Howell* 30627
128. Tim Hardaway 30626
129. Calvin Murphy* 30607
130. Anthony Mason 30605
131. Billy Paultz 30392
132. David Wesley 30272
133. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
134. Dan Majerle 30206
135. Bob Cousy* 30165
136. Byron Scott 30152
137. Jamal Crawford 30138
138. Kevin McHale* 30118
139. Maurice Lucas 30112
140. Shane Battier 30004
141. James Worthy* 30001
142. Richard Jefferson 29946
143. Jo Jo White 29941
144. Sam Cassell 29812
145. Dolph Schayes* 29800
146. Lou Hudson 29794
147. Michael Cage 29716
148. Zelmo Beaty 29676
149. Jeff Malone 29660
150. Earl Monroe* 29636
151. Dale Davis 29606
152. Dave Cowens* 29565
153. Richard Hamilton 29559
154. Bob Dandridge 29502
155. Kendall Gill 29481
156. Bernard King* 29417
157. Spencer Haywood 29408
158. Shawn Kemp 29293
159. Damon Stoudamire 29106
160. Jim Jackson 29067
161. Nick Van Exel 28969
162. Chuck Person 28941
163. Dick Barnett 28937
164. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
165. Walter Davis 28859
166. Steve Smith 28855
167. Dennis Rodman* 28839
168. Carmelo Anthony 28838
169. Jason Richardson 28825
170. Tayshaun Prince 28717
171. Marcus Camby 28684
172. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
173. Guy Rodgers* 28663
174. Chris Bosh 28602
175. Baron Davis 28592
176. Grant Long 28514
177. Herb Williams 28484
178. Johnny Newman 28435
179. James Edwards 28356
180. Bob McAdoo* 28327
181. Allan Houston 28311
182. George McGinnis 28179
183. Jerome Kersey 28115
184. Antonio McDyess 28053
185. Andre Iguodala 28035
186. Al Harrington 28009
187. Jalen Rose 27925
188. Red Kerr 27784
189. Mychal Thompson 27764
190. Danny Ainge 27755
191. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
192. Mark Aguirre 27730
193. Tyrone Corbin 27657
194. Cuttino Mobley 27618
195. Dwight Howard 27589
196. Leroy Ellis 27520
197. Bill Cartwright 27491
198. Richie Guerin* 27449
199. Stephen Jackson 27398
200. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
201. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
202. Norm Nixon 27250
203. Derrick McKey 27229
204. Alvan Adams 27203
205. Kurt Thomas 27160
206. Robert Horry 27069
207. Joe Smith 27022
208. Zach Randolph 27002
209. Peja Stojakovic 26966
210. World B. Free 26893
211. Billy Cunningham* 26844
212. Avery Johnson 26615
213. Mike Miller 26587
214. Caron Butler 26534
215. Armen Gilliam 26421
216. Sleepy Floyd 26383
217. Dwyane Wade 26331
218. Hot Rod Williams 26327
219. James Donaldson 26222
220. Don Buse 26180
221. Norm Van Lier 26171
222. Jack Twyman* 26147
223. Antonio Davis 26084
  Gerald Wilkins 26084
225. Doug Christie 26079
226. Hedo Turkoglu 25990
227. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
228. Scott Wedman 25927
229. Derrick Coleman 25903
230. Kenny Anderson 25868
231. Josh Smith 25808
232. Rick Mahorn 25779
233. Elden Campbell 25776
234. Sidney Wicks 25762
235. Christian Laettner 25760
236. Jerry Sloan* 25750
237. Vin Baker 25737
238. Bobby Jones 25728
239. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
240. Larry Johnson 25685
241. John Johnson 25681
242. Dick Snyder 25676
243. Gus Williams 25645
244. John Lucas 25556
245. Bob Boozer 25549
246. Charlie Scott 25524
247. Muggsy Bogues 25429
248. Glenn Robinson 25346
249. Joe Caldwell 25261
250. Carlos Boozer 25209

NBA

Rank Player MP
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 57446
2. Karl Malone* 54852
3. Jason Kidd 50111
4. Elvin Hayes* 50000
5. Kevin Garnett 48910
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
7. John Stockton* 47764
8. Reggie Miller* 47619
9. Gary Payton* 47117
10. John Havlicek* 46471
11. Ray Allen 46344
12. Robert Parish* 45704
13. Kobe Bryant 45567
14. Moses Malone* 45071
15. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
16. Oscar Robertson* 43886
17. Tim Duncan 43605
18. Dirk Nowitzki 42603
19. Clifford Robinson 42561
20. Buck Williams 42464
21. Paul Pierce 42458
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. Otis Thorpe 39822
29. Hal Greer* 39788
30. Charles Barkley* 39330
31. Vince Carter 39240
32. Mark Jackson 39121
33. Shawn Marion 38996
34. Walt Bellamy* 38940
35. Horace Grant 38621
36. Andre Miller 38554
37. Kevin Willis 38362
38. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
39. Steve Nash 38069
40. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
41. Alex English* 38063
42. Michael Finley 37996
43. Derek Harper 37786
44. Antawn Jamison 37638
45. Allen Iverson 37584
46. Clyde Drexler* 37537
47. Jason Terry 36956
48. Jack Sikma 36943
49. Dikembe Mutombo 36791
50. Juwan Howard 36654
51. Sam Perkins 36598
52. Jerry West* 36571
53. A.C. Green 36552
54. Rasheed Wallace 36243
55. Dennis Johnson* 35954
56. Nate Thurmond* 35881
57. Wes Unseld* 35832
58. Joe Johnson 35692
59. Isiah Thomas* 35516
60. Terry Porter 35354
61. Latrell Sprewell 35270
62. Joe Dumars* 35139
63. Paul Silas 34989
64. Glen Rice 34985
65. Maurice Cheeks 34845
66. Dale Ellis 34778
67. Grant Hill 34776
68. Reggie Theus 34603
69. Larry Bird* 34443
70. Mitch Richmond* 34309
71. David Robinson* 34271
72. Elton Brand 34199
73. Adrian Dantley* 34151
74. Jeff Hornacek 33964
75. Mike Bibby 33962
76. Bill Laimbeer 33956
77. Tom Chambers 33922
78. Terry Cummings 33898
79. Elgin Baylor* 33863
80. Vlade Divac 33838
81. P.J. Brown 33823
82. Rod Strickland 33634
83. Detlef Schrempf 33597
84. Rashard Lewis 33541
85. Gail Goodrich* 33527
86. Chet Walker* 33433
87. LeBron James 33276
88. Magic Johnson* 33245
89. Chauncey Billups 33008
90. Eddie Jones 32778
91. Dave Bing* 32769
92. Derek Fisher 32719
93. Eddie Johnson 32604
94. Pau Gasol 32230
95. Chris Mullin* 32163
96. Jerry Lucas* 32131
  Lamar Odom 32131
98. Bob Lanier* 32103
99. Rolando Blackman 32087
100. Ben Wallace 32085
101. Hersey Hawkins 32034
102. Stephon Marbury 31891
103. Sam Lacey 31873
104. Dick Van Arsdale 31771
105. Antoine Walker 31531
106. Randy Smith 31444
107. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
108. Ron Harper 31199
109. Tiny Archibald* 31159
110. Mookie Blaylock 31026
111. Walt Frazier* 30965
112. Bill Bridges 30878
113. Chris Webber 30847
114. Larry Nance 30697
115. Metta World Peace 30690
  Bob Pettit* 30690
117. Tony Parker 30685
118. Tracy McGrady 30658
119. Bailey Howell* 30627
120. Tim Hardaway 30626
121. Calvin Murphy* 30607
122. Anthony Mason 30605
123. David Wesley 30272
124. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
125. Dan Majerle 30206
126. Bob Cousy* 30165
127. Byron Scott 30152
128. Jamal Crawford 30138
129. Kevin McHale* 30118
130. Shane Battier 30004
131. James Worthy* 30001
132. Richard Jefferson 29946
133. Jo Jo White 29941
134. Sam Cassell 29812
135. Dolph Schayes* 29800
136. Lou Hudson 29794
137. Michael Cage 29716
138. Artis Gilmore* 29685
139. Jeff Malone 29660
140. Earl Monroe* 29636
141. Dale Davis 29606
142. Dave Cowens* 29565
143. Richard Hamilton 29559
144. Bob Dandridge 29502
145. Kendall Gill 29481
146. Bernard King* 29417
147. Shawn Kemp 29293
148. Damon Stoudamire 29106
149. Jim Jackson 29067
150. Nick Van Exel 28969
151. Chuck Person 28941
152. Dick Barnett 28937
153. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
154. Walter Davis 28859
155. Steve Smith 28855
156. Dennis Rodman* 28839
157. Carmelo Anthony 28838
158. Jason Richardson 28825
  Rick Barry* 28825
160. Tayshaun Prince 28717
161. Marcus Camby 28684
162. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
163. Julius Erving* 28677
164. Guy Rodgers* 28663
165. Chris Bosh 28602
166. Baron Davis 28592
167. Grant Long 28514
168. Herb Williams 28484
169. Johnny Newman 28435
170. James Edwards 28356
171. Bob McAdoo* 28327
172. Allan Houston 28311
173. Jerome Kersey 28115
174. Antonio McDyess 28053
175. Andre Iguodala 28035
176. Al Harrington 28009
177. Jalen Rose 27925
178. Red Kerr 27784
179. Mychal Thompson 27764
180. Danny Ainge 27755
181. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
182. Mark Aguirre 27730
183. Tyrone Corbin 27657
184. Cuttino Mobley 27618
185. Dwight Howard 27589
186. Leroy Ellis 27520
187. Bill Cartwright 27491
188. Richie Guerin* 27449
189. Stephen Jackson 27398
190. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
191. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
192. Norm Nixon 27250
193. Derrick McKey 27229
194. Alvan Adams 27203
195. Kurt Thomas 27160
196. Robert Horry 27069
197. Joe Smith 27022
198. Zach Randolph 27002
199. Peja Stojakovic 26966
200. World B. Free 26893
201. Avery Johnson 26615
202. Mike Miller 26587
203. George Gervin* 26536
204. Caron Butler 26534
205. Caldwell Jones 26474
206. Armen Gilliam 26421
207. Sleepy Floyd 26383
208. Dwyane Wade 26331
209. Hot Rod Williams 26327
210. James Donaldson 26222
211. Norm Van Lier 26171
212. Jack Twyman* 26147
213. Gerald Wilkins 26084
  Antonio Davis 26084
215. Doug Christie 26079
216. Hedo Turkoglu 25990
217. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
218. Scott Wedman 25927
219. Derrick Coleman 25903
220. Kenny Anderson 25868
221. Josh Smith 25808
222. Rick Mahorn 25779
223. Elden Campbell 25776
224. Sidney Wicks 25762
225. Christian Laettner 25760
226. Jerry Sloan* 25750
227. Vin Baker 25737
228. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
229. Larry Johnson 25685
230. John Johnson 25681
231. Dick Snyder 25676
232. Gus Williams 25645
233. Spencer Haywood 25600
234. John Lucas 25556
235. Bob Boozer 25549
236. Muggsy Bogues 25429
237. Glenn Robinson 25346
238. Carlos Boozer 25209
239. Xavier McDaniel 25201
240. Mark Eaton 25169
241. Truck Robinson 25141
242. Bob Love 25120
243. Robert Reid 25109
244. Kevin Johnson 25061
245. Donyell Marshall 25027
246. Mickey Johnson 25005
247. Nick Anderson 24922
248. Paul Arizin* 24897
249. Olden Polynice 24884
250. Rodney McCray 24876

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. Jimmy O'Brien 6148
  Oliver Taylor 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. Bruce Seals 1729
  Jim Jarvis 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