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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 49411
7. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
8. John Stockton* 47764
9. Reggie Miller* 47619
10. Artis Gilmore* 47134
11. Gary Payton* 47117
12. Kobe Bryant 46487
13. John Havlicek* 46471
14. Ray Allen 46344
15. Robert Parish* 45704
16. Julius Erving* 45227
17. Tim Duncan 44343
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
19. Oscar Robertson* 43886
20. Dirk Nowitzki 43340
21. Paul Pierce 43117
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. Otis Thorpe 39822
32. Hal Greer* 39788
33. Vince Carter 39637
34. Shawn Marion 39591
35. Charles Barkley* 39330
36. Mark Jackson 39121
37. Walt Bellamy* 38940
38. Andre Miller 38861
39. Horace Grant 38621
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 37536
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. Joe Johnson 36495
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. 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. Elton Brand 34293
78. David Robinson* 34271
79. LeBron James 34183
80. Adrian Dantley* 34151
81. Jeff Hornacek 33964
82. Mike Bibby 33962
83. Bill Laimbeer 33956
84. Tom Chambers 33922
85. Terry Cummings 33898
86. Elgin Baylor* 33863
87. Vlade Divac 33838
88. P.J. Brown 33823
89. Rod Strickland 33634
90. Detlef Schrempf 33597
91. Rashard Lewis 33541
92. Gail Goodrich* 33527
93. Chet Walker* 33433
94. Magic Johnson* 33245
95. Pau Gasol 33053
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. Lamar Odom 32131
  Jerry Lucas* 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. Tony Parker 31274
116. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
117. Ron Harper 31199
118. Tiny Archibald* 31159
119. Mookie Blaylock 31026
120. Walt Frazier* 30965
121. Bill Bridges 30878
122. Chris Webber 30847
123. Jamal Crawford 30799
124. Larry Nance 30697
125. Bob Pettit* 30690
  Metta World Peace 30690
127. Tracy McGrady 30658
128. Bailey Howell* 30627
129. Tim Hardaway 30626
130. Calvin Murphy* 30607
131. Anthony Mason 30605
132. Billy Paultz 30392
133. David Wesley 30272
134. Richard Jefferson 30236
135. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
136. Dan Majerle 30206
137. Bob Cousy* 30165
138. Byron Scott 30152
139. Kevin McHale* 30118
140. Maurice Lucas 30112
141. Shane Battier 30004
142. James Worthy* 30001
143. Jo Jo White 29941
144. Sam Cassell 29812
145. Dolph Schayes* 29800
146. Lou Hudson 29794
147. Michael Cage 29716
148. Carmelo Anthony 29708
149. Zelmo Beaty 29676
150. Jeff Malone 29660
151. Earl Monroe* 29636
152. Dale Davis 29606
153. Dave Cowens* 29565
154. Richard Hamilton 29559
155. Bob Dandridge 29502
156. Kendall Gill 29481
157. Bernard King* 29417
158. Chris Bosh 29414
159. Spencer Haywood 29408
160. Shawn Kemp 29293
161. Damon Stoudamire 29106
162. Tayshaun Prince 29078
163. Jim Jackson 29067
164. Nick Van Exel 28969
165. Chuck Person 28941
166. Dick Barnett 28937
167. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
168. Walter Davis 28859
169. Steve Smith 28855
170. Dennis Rodman* 28839
171. Jason Richardson 28825
172. Andre Iguodala 28730
173. Marcus Camby 28684
174. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
175. Guy Rodgers* 28663
176. Baron Davis 28592
177. Grant Long 28514
178. Herb Williams 28484
179. Johnny Newman 28435
180. James Edwards 28356
181. Bob McAdoo* 28327
182. Allan Houston 28311
183. George McGinnis 28179
184. Jerome Kersey 28115
185. Antonio McDyess 28053
186. Dwight Howard 28031
187. Al Harrington 28009
188. Jalen Rose 27925
189. Zach Randolph 27824
190. Red Kerr 27784
191. Mychal Thompson 27764
192. Danny Ainge 27755
193. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
194. Mark Aguirre 27730
195. Tyrone Corbin 27657
196. Cuttino Mobley 27618
197. Leroy Ellis 27520
198. Bill Cartwright 27491
199. Richie Guerin* 27449
200. Stephen Jackson 27398
201. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
202. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
203. Norm Nixon 27250
204. Derrick McKey 27229
205. Alvan Adams 27203
206. Caron Butler 27185
207. Kurt Thomas 27160
208. Robert Horry 27069
209. Joe Smith 27022
210. Dwyane Wade 26985
211. Peja Stojakovic 26966
212. World B. Free 26893
213. Billy Cunningham* 26844
214. Mike Miller 26779
215. Josh Smith 26676
216. Avery Johnson 26615
217. Armen Gilliam 26421
218. Sleepy Floyd 26383
219. Hot Rod Williams 26327
220. James Donaldson 26222
221. Hedo Turkoglu 26187
222. Don Buse 26180
223. Norm Van Lier 26171
224. Jack Twyman* 26147
225. Antonio Davis 26084
  Gerald Wilkins 26084
227. Doug Christie 26079
228. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
229. Scott Wedman 25927
230. Derrick Coleman 25903
231. Carlos Boozer 25871
232. Kenny Anderson 25868
233. Rick Mahorn 25779
234. Elden Campbell 25776
235. Sidney Wicks 25762
236. Christian Laettner 25760
237. Jerry Sloan* 25750
238. Vin Baker 25737
239. Bobby Jones 25728
240. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
241. Larry Johnson 25685
242. John Johnson 25681
243. Dick Snyder 25676
244. Gus Williams 25645
245. John Lucas 25556
246. Bob Boozer 25549
247. Charlie Scott 25524
248. Kirk Hinrich 25446
249. Muggsy Bogues 25429
250. Glenn Robinson 25346

NBA

Rank Player MP
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 57446
2. Karl Malone* 54852
3. Jason Kidd 50111
4. Elvin Hayes* 50000
5. Kevin Garnett 49411
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 47859
7. John Stockton* 47764
8. Reggie Miller* 47619
9. Gary Payton* 47117
10. Kobe Bryant 46487
11. John Havlicek* 46471
12. Ray Allen 46344
13. Robert Parish* 45704
14. Moses Malone* 45071
15. Tim Duncan 44343
16. Hakeem Olajuwon* 44222
17. Oscar Robertson* 43886
18. Dirk Nowitzki 43340
19. Paul Pierce 43117
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. Otis Thorpe 39822
29. Hal Greer* 39788
30. Vince Carter 39637
31. Shawn Marion 39591
32. Charles Barkley* 39330
33. Mark Jackson 39121
34. Walt Bellamy* 38940
35. Andre Miller 38861
36. Horace Grant 38621
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 37536
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. Joe Johnson 36495
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. 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. Elton Brand 34293
72. David Robinson* 34271
73. LeBron James 34183
74. Adrian Dantley* 34151
75. Jeff Hornacek 33964
76. Mike Bibby 33962
77. Bill Laimbeer 33956
78. Tom Chambers 33922
79. Terry Cummings 33898
80. Elgin Baylor* 33863
81. Vlade Divac 33838
82. P.J. Brown 33823
83. Rod Strickland 33634
84. Detlef Schrempf 33597
85. Rashard Lewis 33541
86. Gail Goodrich* 33527
87. Chet Walker* 33433
88. Magic Johnson* 33245
89. Pau Gasol 33053
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. Stephon Marbury 31891
103. Sam Lacey 31873
104. Dick Van Arsdale 31771
105. Antoine Walker 31531
106. Randy Smith 31444
107. Tony Parker 31274
108. Dave DeBusschere* 31202
109. Ron Harper 31199
110. Tiny Archibald* 31159
111. Mookie Blaylock 31026
112. Walt Frazier* 30965
113. Bill Bridges 30878
114. Chris Webber 30847
115. Jamal Crawford 30799
116. Larry Nance 30697
117. Bob Pettit* 30690
  Metta World Peace 30690
119. Tracy McGrady 30658
120. Bailey Howell* 30627
121. Tim Hardaway 30626
122. Calvin Murphy* 30607
123. Anthony Mason 30605
124. David Wesley 30272
125. Richard Jefferson 30236
126. Jerry Stackhouse 30222
127. Dan Majerle 30206
128. Bob Cousy* 30165
129. Byron Scott 30152
130. Kevin McHale* 30118
131. Shane Battier 30004
132. James Worthy* 30001
133. Jo Jo White 29941
134. Sam Cassell 29812
135. Dolph Schayes* 29800
136. Lou Hudson 29794
137. Michael Cage 29716
138. Carmelo Anthony 29708
139. Artis Gilmore* 29685
140. Jeff Malone 29660
141. Earl Monroe* 29636
142. Dale Davis 29606
143. Dave Cowens* 29565
144. Richard Hamilton 29559
145. Bob Dandridge 29502
146. Kendall Gill 29481
147. Bernard King* 29417
148. Chris Bosh 29414
149. Shawn Kemp 29293
150. Damon Stoudamire 29106
151. Tayshaun Prince 29078
152. Jim Jackson 29067
153. Nick Van Exel 28969
154. Chuck Person 28941
155. Dick Barnett 28937
156. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 28882
157. Walter Davis 28859
158. Steve Smith 28855
159. Dennis Rodman* 28839
160. Rick Barry* 28825
  Jason Richardson 28825
162. Andre Iguodala 28730
163. Marcus Camby 28684
164. Tom Van Arsdale 28682
165. Julius Erving* 28677
166. Guy Rodgers* 28663
167. Baron Davis 28592
168. Grant Long 28514
169. Herb Williams 28484
170. Johnny Newman 28435
171. James Edwards 28356
172. Bob McAdoo* 28327
173. Allan Houston 28311
174. Jerome Kersey 28115
175. Antonio McDyess 28053
176. Dwight Howard 28031
177. Al Harrington 28009
178. Jalen Rose 27925
179. Zach Randolph 27824
180. Red Kerr 27784
181. Mychal Thompson 27764
182. Danny Ainge 27755
183. Clarence Weatherspoon 27736
184. Mark Aguirre 27730
185. Tyrone Corbin 27657
186. Cuttino Mobley 27618
187. Leroy Ellis 27520
188. Bill Cartwright 27491
189. Richie Guerin* 27449
190. Stephen Jackson 27398
191. Jermaine O'Neal 27364
192. Jamaal Wilkes* 27275
193. Norm Nixon 27250
194. Derrick McKey 27229
195. Alvan Adams 27203
196. Caron Butler 27185
197. Kurt Thomas 27160
198. Robert Horry 27069
199. Joe Smith 27022
200. Dwyane Wade 26985
201. Peja Stojakovic 26966
202. World B. Free 26893
203. Mike Miller 26779
204. Josh Smith 26676
205. Avery Johnson 26615
206. George Gervin* 26536
207. Caldwell Jones 26474
208. Armen Gilliam 26421
209. Sleepy Floyd 26383
210. Hot Rod Williams 26327
211. James Donaldson 26222
212. Hedo Turkoglu 26187
213. Norm Van Lier 26171
214. Jack Twyman* 26147
215. Gerald Wilkins 26084
  Antonio Davis 26084
217. Doug Christie 26079
218. Alonzo Mourning* 25975
219. Scott Wedman 25927
220. Derrick Coleman 25903
221. Carlos Boozer 25871
222. Kenny Anderson 25868
223. Rick Mahorn 25779
224. Elden Campbell 25776
225. Sidney Wicks 25762
226. Christian Laettner 25760
227. Jerry Sloan* 25750
228. Vin Baker 25737
229. Rudy Tomjanovich 25714
230. Larry Johnson 25685
231. John Johnson 25681
232. Dick Snyder 25676
233. Gus Williams 25645
234. Spencer Haywood 25600
235. John Lucas 25556
236. Bob Boozer 25549
237. Kirk Hinrich 25446
238. Muggsy Bogues 25429
239. Glenn Robinson 25346
240. Xavier McDaniel 25201
241. Mark Eaton 25169
242. Truck Robinson 25141
243. Bob Love 25120
244. Robert Reid 25109
245. Kevin Johnson 25061
246. Luol Deng 25029
247. Donyell Marshall 25027
248. Mickey Johnson 25005
249. Tyson Chandler 24971
250. Amar'e Stoudemire 24965

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. Ervin Inniger 2477
  Keith Swagerty 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