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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 49841
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. Julius Erving* 45227
17. Tim Duncan 45223
18. Dirk Nowitzki 44351
19. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
20. Paul Pierce 43972
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. Shawn Marion 39995
32. Vince Carter 39970
33. Otis Thorpe 39822
34. Hal Greer* 39788
35. Andre Miller 39337
36. Charles Barkley* 39330
37. Mark Jackson 39121
38. Walt Bellamy* 38940
39. Horace Grant 38621
40. Kevin Willis 38362
41. Jason Terry 38179
42. Rick Barry* 38153
43. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
44. Steve Nash 38069
45. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
46. Alex English* 38063
47. Michael Finley 37996
48. Derek Harper 37786
49. Joe Johnson 37709
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. Isiah Thomas* 35516
65. Terry Porter 35354
66. Latrell Sprewell 35270
67. LeBron James 35159
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. Reggie Theus 34603
76. Elton Brand 34454
77. Larry Bird* 34443
78. Mitch Richmond* 34309
79. David Robinson* 34271
80. Pau Gasol 34242
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. 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. Tony Parker 32002
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. Walt Frazier* 30965
122. Richard Jefferson 30903
123. Bill Bridges 30878
124. Chris Webber 30847
125. Larry Nance 30697
126. Metta World Peace 30690
  Bob Pettit* 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. Sam Cassell 29812
147. Dolph Schayes* 29800
148. Lou Hudson 29794
149. Michael Cage 29716
150. Zelmo Beaty 29676
151. Jeff Malone 29660
152. Tayshaun Prince 29647
153. Earl Monroe* 29636
154. Dale Davis 29606
155. Dave Cowens* 29565
156. Richard Hamilton 29559
  Andre Iguodala 29559
158. Bob Dandridge 29502
159. Kendall Gill 29481
160. Bernard King* 29417
161. Spencer Haywood 29408
162. Shawn Kemp 29293
163. Damon Stoudamire 29106
164. Jim Jackson 29067
165. Jason Richardson 28980
166. Nick Van Exel 28969
167. Chuck Person 28941
168. Dick Barnett 28937
169. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
170. Walter Davis 28859
171. Steve Smith 28855
172. Dennis Rodman* 28839
173. Marcus Camby 28684
174. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
175. Guy Rodgers* 28663
176. Zach Randolph 28634
177. Dwight Howard 28618
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. Jalen Rose 27925
190. Red Kerr 27784
191. Mychal Thompson 27764
192. Danny Ainge 27755
193. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
194. Mark Aguirre 27730
195. Caron Butler 27719
196. Dwyane Wade 27697
197. Tyrone Corbin 27657
198. Cuttino Mobley 27618
199. Josh Smith 27571
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. Alvan Adams 27203
209. Mike Miller 27195
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 26633
217. Avery Johnson 26615
218. Armen Gilliam 26421
  Hedo Turkoglu 26421
220. Sleepy Floyd 26383
221. Hot Rod Williams 26327
222. James Donaldson 26222
223. Don Buse 26180
224. Norm Van Lier 26171
225. Jack Twyman* 26147
226. Antonio Davis 26084
  Gerald Wilkins 26084
  Kirk Hinrich 26084
229. Doug Christie 26079
230. Luol Deng 26036
231. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
232. Scott Wedman 25927
233. Tyson Chandler 25925
234. Derrick Coleman 25903
235. Kenny Anderson 25868
236. Rick Mahorn 25779
237. Elden Campbell 25776
238. Sidney Wicks 25762
239. Christian Laettner 25760
240. Jerry Sloan* 25750
241. Vin Baker 25737
242. Bobby Jones 25728
243. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
244. Larry Johnson 25685
245. John Johnson 25681
246. Dick Snyder 25676
247. Gus Williams 25645
248. Boris Diaw 25563
249. John Lucas 25556
250. Bob Boozer 25549

NBA

Rank Player MP
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 57446
2. Karl Malone* 54852
3. Jason Kidd 50111
4. Elvin Hayes* 50000
5. Kevin Garnett 49841
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 45223
15. Moses Malone* 45071
16. Dirk Nowitzki 44351
17. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
18. Paul Pierce 43972
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. Shawn Marion 39995
29. Vince Carter 39970
30. Otis Thorpe 39822
31. Hal Greer* 39788
32. Andre Miller 39337
33. Charles Barkley* 39330
34. Mark Jackson 39121
35. Walt Bellamy* 38940
36. Horace Grant 38621
37. Kevin Willis 38362
38. Jason Terry 38179
39. Dominique Wilkins* 38113
40. Steve Nash 38069
41. Lenny Wilkens* 38064
42. Alex English* 38063
43. Michael Finley 37996
44. Derek Harper 37786
45. Joe Johnson 37709
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. Isiah Thomas* 35516
60. Terry Porter 35354
61. Latrell Sprewell 35270
62. LeBron James 35159
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. Reggie Theus 34603
70. Elton Brand 34454
71. Larry Bird* 34443
72. Mitch Richmond* 34309
73. David Robinson* 34271
74. Pau Gasol 34242
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. 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. Tony Parker 32002
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. Walt Frazier* 30965
114. Richard Jefferson 30903
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. Sam Cassell 29812
137. Dolph Schayes* 29800
138. Lou Hudson 29794
139. Michael Cage 29716
140. Artis Gilmore* 29685
141. Jeff Malone 29660
142. Tayshaun Prince 29647
143. Earl Monroe* 29636
144. Dale Davis 29606
145. Dave Cowens* 29565
146. Richard Hamilton 29559
  Andre Iguodala 29559
148. Bob Dandridge 29502
149. Kendall Gill 29481
150. Bernard King* 29417
151. Shawn Kemp 29293
152. Damon Stoudamire 29106
153. Jim Jackson 29067
154. Jason Richardson 28980
155. Nick Van Exel 28969
156. Chuck Person 28941
157. Dick Barnett 28937
158. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
159. Walter Davis 28859
160. Steve Smith 28855
161. Dennis Rodman* 28839
162. Rick Barry* 28825
163. Marcus Camby 28684
164. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
165. Julius Erving* 28677
166. Guy Rodgers* 28663
167. Zach Randolph 28634
168. Dwight Howard 28618
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. Jalen Rose 27925
180. Red Kerr 27784
181. Mychal Thompson 27764
182. Danny Ainge 27755
183. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
184. Mark Aguirre 27730
185. Caron Butler 27719
186. Dwyane Wade 27697
187. Tyrone Corbin 27657
188. Cuttino Mobley 27618
189. Josh Smith 27571
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. Alvan Adams 27203
199. Mike Miller 27195
200. Kurt Thomas 27160
201. Robert Horry 27069
202. Joe Smith 27022
203. Peja Stojakovic 26966
204. World B. Free 26893
205. Carlos Boozer 26633
206. Avery Johnson 26615
207. George Gervin* 26536
208. Caldwell Jones 26474
209. Hedo Turkoglu 26421
  Armen Gilliam 26421
211. Sleepy Floyd 26383
212. Hot Rod Williams 26327
213. James Donaldson 26222
214. Norm Van Lier 26171
215. Jack Twyman* 26147
216. Kirk Hinrich 26084
  Gerald Wilkins 26084
  Antonio Davis 26084
219. Doug Christie 26079
220. Luol Deng 26036
221. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
222. Scott Wedman 25927
223. Tyson Chandler 25925
224. Derrick Coleman 25903
225. Kenny Anderson 25868
226. Rick Mahorn 25779
227. Elden Campbell 25776
228. Sidney Wicks 25762
229. Christian Laettner 25760
230. Jerry Sloan* 25750
231. Vin Baker 25737
232. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
233. Larry Johnson 25685
234. John Johnson 25681
235. Dick Snyder 25676
236. Gus Williams 25645
237. Spencer Haywood 25600
238. Boris Diaw 25563
239. John Lucas 25556
240. Bob Boozer 25549
241. Muggsy Bogues 25429
242. Glenn Robinson 25346
243. David West 25318
244. Mike Dunleavy 25202
245. Xavier McDaniel 25201
246. Amar'e Stoudemire 25196
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. 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. Neil Johnson 4154
145. Travis Grant 4150
146. Tony Jackson 4091
147. Dan Anderson 4025
148. Len Elmore 4005
149. George Adams 3903
150. Arvesta Kelly 3895
151. John Barnhill 3871
152. Spencer Haywood 3808
153. Ben Warley 3648
154. Leary Lentz 3633
155. Jan Van Breda Kolff 3617
156. Claude Terry 3592
157. Tommie Bowens 3590
158. Will Frazier 3495
159. John Smith 3362
160. Wayne Chapman 3294
161. Ronald Thomas 3292
162. Chuck Terry 3249
163. Bernie Williams 3231
164. Walter Piatkowski 3149
165. Billy Shepherd 3121
166. Barry Parkhill 3116
167. David Thompson* 3101
168. Jim Ard 3100
169. Charles Edge 3090
170. Jim Caldwell 3078
171. Larry Bunce 3070
172. Larry Finch 3042
173. Hank Whitney 3032
174. Tom Hoover 3007
175. Jim Hadnot 3004
176. Dave Lattin 2913
177. Bobby Rascoe 2887
178. Samuel Robinson 2858
179. Al Skinner 2855
180. Johnny Baum 2841
181. Jimmy Rayl 2760
182. Kendall Rhine 2668
183. Rich Niemann 2632
184. David Vaughn 2593
185. Bill McGill 2590
186. Jim McDaniels 2537
187. Grant Simmons 2516
188. Keith Swagerty 2477
  Ervin Inniger 2477
190. Lester Selvage 2449
191. Henry Logan 2410
192. Ray Scott 2370
193. Bobby Lloyd 2353
194. Mel Peterson 2351
195. Cliff Hagan* 2343
196. Steven Kramer 2288
197. Joe DePre 2281
198. Al Cueto 2239
199. Riney Lochmann 2205
200. Mel Bennett 2193
201. Ticky Burden 2181
202. M.L. Carr 2174
203. Barry Liebowitz 2168
204. Kim Hughes 2162
205. Al Tucker 2130
206. John Fairchild 2106
207. Mike Pratt 2102
208. Barry Orms 2091
209. Mark Olberding 2055
210. Patrick McFarland 1977
211. Bill Bunting 1939
212. Jim Bradley 1913
213. Jesse Branson 1892
214. Darrell Elston 1869
215. George Tinsley 1864
216. Roger Brown 1860
217. Joe Hamood 1839
218. Jerry Pettway 1836
219. Stephen Vacendak 1835
220. Billy Schaeffer 1788
221. Dewitt Menyard 1756
222. Jim Jarvis 1729
  Bruce Seals 1729
224. Gary Keller 1714
225. Hal Hale 1706
226. Dennis Wuycik 1684
227. Bruce Spraggins 1590
228. Bobby Wilson 1562
229. Mel Nowell 1555
230. Don Carlos 1527
231. Jerry Harkness 1513
232. George Johnson 1477
233. Don Chaney 1475
234. Jerry Chambers 1464
235. Tom Thacker 1454
236. Willie Porter 1442
237. Len Chappell 1403
238. Dennis Grey 1391
239. Joe Kennedy 1382
240. Bud Olsen 1375
241. Scott English 1364
242. Craig Dill 1354
243. Bobby Edmonds 1350
244. Dennis Hamilton 1342
245. Wali Jones 1339
246. Lloyd Batts 1317
247. Guy Manning 1274
248. Ronnie Robinson 1272
249. William Franklin 1264
250. Loyd King 1255