NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Minutes Played

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player MP
1. Tim Duncan 9370
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 8851
3. Kobe Bryant 8641
4. LeBron James 8558
5. Scottie Pippen* 8105
6. Shaquille O'Neal* 8098
7. Karl Malone* 7907
8. Tony Parker 7643
9. Wilt Chamberlain* 7559
10. Magic Johnson* 7538
11. Bill Russell* 7497
12. Michael Jordan* 7474
13. Julius Erving* 7352
14. Dennis Johnson* 6994
15. Larry Bird* 6886
16. John Havlicek* 6860
17. Derek Fisher 6856
18. Robert Horry 6823
19. Dwyane Wade 6570
20. John Stockton* 6398
21. Jerry West* 6321
22. Paul Pierce 6208
23. Robert Parish* 6177
24. Horace Grant 6172
25. Jason Kidd 6088
26. Ray Allen 6064
27. Dirk Nowitzki 5895
28. Rasheed Wallace 5838
29. Manu Ginobili 5777
30. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5749
31. Kevin McHale* 5716
32. Clyde Drexler* 5572
33. Elgin Baylor* 5510
34. Gary Payton* 5481
35. Byron Scott 5365
36. Chauncey Billups 5321
37. Reggie Miller* 5308
38. James Worthy* 5297
39. Kevin Garnett 5283
40. Patrick Ewing* 5207
41. Charles Oakley 5108
42. Richard Hamilton 5039
43. Danny Ainge 5038
44. Tayshaun Prince 4977
45. Wes Unseld* 4889
46. Charles Barkley* 4849
47. Maurice Cheeks 4848
48. Dennis Rodman* 4789
49. Sam Perkins 4785
50. Jeff Hornacek 4766
51. Michael Cooper 4744
52. Dan Issel* 4722
53. Sam Jones* 4654
54. Paul Silas 4619
55. Ben Wallace 4524
56. Pau Gasol 4510
57. Zelmo Beaty* 4345
58. Bobby Jones 4290
59. Steve Nash 4289
60. Dan Majerle 4239
61. David Robinson* 4221
62. Isiah Thomas* 4216
63. Bruce Bowen 4191
64. Freddie Lewis 4160
  Elvin Hayes* 4160
66. Bob Cousy* 4120
67. A.C. Green 4119
68. Joe Dumars* 4097
69. Joe Johnson 4077
70. Rick Barry* 4061
71. Louie Dampier* 4041
72. Moses Malone* 4031
73. Roger Brown* 4030
74. Walt Frazier* 3953
75. Jason Terry 3944
76. Terry Porter 3939
77. Michael Finley 3907
78. Mel Daniels* 3901
79. Clifford Robinson 3887
80. Bob Dandridge 3882
81. Kevin Johnson 3879
82. Kevin Durant 3872
83. Shawn Marion 3837
84. Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
85. Billy Paultz 3788
86. Derrick McKey 3786
87. Mark Jackson 3776
88. Dave Cowens* 3768
89. Caldwell Jones 3743
90. Bill Laimbeer 3735
91. Vlade Divac 3728
92. George McGinnis* 3715
93. Buck Williams 3710
94. Richard Jefferson 3692
95. Chet Walker* 3688
96. Dave DeBusschere* 3682
97. Oscar Robertson* 3673
98. Dale Davis 3662
99. Hal Greer* 3642
  Rajon Rondo 3642
101. Artis Gilmore* 3630
102. Lamar Odom 3599
103. Kenyon Martin 3589
104. Jack Sikma 3558
105. Bob Pettit* 3545
106. Sam Cassell 3539
107. Bill Bridges 3521
108. Dwight Howard 3514
109. Bill Cartwright 3496
110. Mike Bibby 3484
111. Jo Jo White* 3428
112. Andre Iguodala 3395
113. Jerome Kersey 3394
114. Kendrick Perkins 3369
115. Detlef Schrempf 3338
116. Russell Westbrook 3288
117. Sidney Moncrief 3226
118. Jimmy Jones 3224
119. Tom Heinsohn* 3223
120. Gus Williams 3215
121. Don Nelson* 3209
122. Allen Iverson* 3203
123. Udonis Haslem 3194
124. George Gervin* 3192
125. Rudy LaRusso 3188
126. Bill Bradley* 3161
127. Metta World Peace 3135
128. Maurice Lucas 3131
  Chris Bosh 3131
130. Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
131. Peja Stojakovic 3106
132. Derek Harper 3094
133. Anthony Mason 3092
134. Bryon Russell 3081
135. Cliff Hagan* 3080
136. Tom Chambers 3061
137. Mario Elie 3054
138. Boris Diaw 3052
139. Tom Sanders* 3049
140. John Starks 3035
141. Vince Carter 3033
142. Shane Battier 3032
143. Dick Barnett 3031
144. Ron Harper 3000
145. Hedo Turkoglu 2985
146. Terry Cummings 2959
147. Mark Aguirre 2958
148. Carlos Boozer 2942
149. Serge Ibaka 2939
150. Shawn Kemp 2937
151. Steve Smith 2902
152. Chris Webber 2900
153. P.J. Brown 2883
154. Mario Chalmers 2877
155. Slater Martin* 2876
156. Nate Thurmond* 2875
157. Chris Paul 2846
158. Sean Elliott 2836
159. Rashard Lewis 2829
160. James Harden 2809
161. Avery Johnson 2807
162. Deron Williams 2802
163. David West 2800
164. George Hill 2780
165. Eddie Jones 2765
166. Al Horford 2763
167. J.R. Smith 2756
168. Rik Smits 2747
169. Robert Reid 2740
170. Darryl Dawkins 2734
171. Cedric Maxwell 2731
172. Bailey Howell* 2722
  Jim McMillian 2722
174. Ron Boone 2719
175. Earl Monroe* 2715
176. Bob McAdoo* 2714
177. Mychal Thompson 2708
178. Kawhi Leonard 2705
179. Willie Wise 2698
180. John Salley 2694
181. Dolph Schayes* 2687
182. Vinnie Johnson 2671
183. Toni Kukoc 2664
184. Ricky Pierce 2656
185. Antonio Davis 2647
186. Willis Reed* 2641
187. Anfernee Hardaway 2640
188. Gail Goodrich* 2622
189. John Paxson 2617
190. Alonzo Mourning* 2597
191. Carmelo Anthony 2579
192. Jermaine O'Neal 2577
193. Bill Sharman* 2573
194. Kurt Rambis 2565
195. Latrell Sprewell 2548
196. Hersey Hawkins 2529
197. Rick Fox 2527
198. Allan Houston 2525
199. Adrian Dantley* 2515
200. Paul George 2512
201. Paul Millsap 2507
202. Bill Keller 2504
203. K.C. Jones* 2499
  Klay Thompson 2499
205. Trevor Ariza 2488
206. Eric Snow 2471
207. Antoine Walker 2461
208. Kyle Korver 2460
209. Zach Randolph 2450
210. Paul Westphal 2449
211. Brian Shaw 2442
212. Rick Mahorn 2429
213. Larry Nance 2428
214. Alex English* 2427
  Luol Deng 2427
216. Stephen Jackson 2419
217. Lenny Wilkens* 2403
218. Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
219. Larry Johnson 2397
220. Frank Ramsey* 2396
221. Doc Rivers 2393
  Keith Erickson 2393
223. Nick Van Exel 2390
224. Archie Clark 2387
225. Bob Netolicky 2385
226. Kevin Willis 2377
227. Jerry Lucas* 2370
228. Stephen Curry 2368
229. Tom Henderson 2364
  B.J. Armstrong 2364
231. Bob Lanier* 2361
  Antonio McDyess 2361
233. Marc Gasol 2344
234. Josh Smith 2306
235. Mark Eaton 2295
236. Lionel Hollins 2293
237. Alvan Adams 2288
238. Norm Nixon 2287
239. Red Kerr 2275
240. Paul Pressey 2269
241. Elden Campbell 2268
242. Draymond Green 2255
  Jeff Mullins 2255
244. Otis Thorpe 2252
245. Marcus Camby 2245
246. Tyrone Corbin 2226
247. James Edwards 2212
248. Mack Calvin 2206
249. Lou Hudson 2199
  Tyson Chandler 2199

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player MP
1. Tim Duncan 9370
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 8851
3. Kobe Bryant 8641
4. LeBron James 8558
5. Scottie Pippen* 8105
6. Shaquille O'Neal* 8098
7. Karl Malone* 7907
8. Tony Parker 7643
9. Wilt Chamberlain* 7559
10. Magic Johnson* 7538
11. Bill Russell* 7497
12. Michael Jordan* 7474
13. Dennis Johnson* 6994
14. Larry Bird* 6886
15. John Havlicek* 6860
16. Derek Fisher 6856
17. Robert Horry 6823
18. Dwyane Wade 6570
19. John Stockton* 6398
20. Jerry West* 6321
21. Paul Pierce 6208
22. Robert Parish* 6177
23. Horace Grant 6172
24. Jason Kidd 6088
25. Ray Allen 6064
26. Dirk Nowitzki 5895
27. Rasheed Wallace 5838
28. Manu Ginobili 5777
29. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5749
30. Kevin McHale* 5716
31. Clyde Drexler* 5572
32. Elgin Baylor* 5510
33. Gary Payton* 5481
34. Byron Scott 5365
35. Chauncey Billups 5321
36. Reggie Miller* 5308
37. James Worthy* 5297
38. Julius Erving* 5288
39. Kevin Garnett 5283
40. Patrick Ewing* 5207
41. Charles Oakley 5108
42. Richard Hamilton 5039
43. Danny Ainge 5038
44. Tayshaun Prince 4977
45. Wes Unseld* 4889
46. Charles Barkley* 4849
47. Maurice Cheeks 4848
48. Dennis Rodman* 4789
49. Sam Perkins 4785
50. Jeff Hornacek 4766
51. Michael Cooper 4744
52. Sam Jones* 4654
53. Paul Silas 4619
54. Ben Wallace 4524
55. Pau Gasol 4510
56. Steve Nash 4289
57. Dan Majerle 4239
58. David Robinson* 4221
59. Isiah Thomas* 4216
60. Bruce Bowen 4191
61. Elvin Hayes* 4160
62. Bob Cousy* 4120
63. A.C. Green 4119
64. Joe Dumars* 4097
65. Joe Johnson 4077
66. Walt Frazier* 3953
67. Jason Terry 3944
68. Terry Porter 3939
69. Michael Finley 3907
70. Clifford Robinson 3887
71. Bob Dandridge 3882
72. Kevin Johnson 3879
73. Kevin Durant 3872
74. Shawn Marion 3837
75. Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
76. Moses Malone* 3796
77. Derrick McKey 3786
78. Mark Jackson 3776
79. Dave Cowens* 3768
80. Bill Laimbeer 3735
81. Vlade Divac 3728
82. Buck Williams 3710
83. Richard Jefferson 3692
84. Chet Walker* 3688
85. Dave DeBusschere* 3682
86. Oscar Robertson* 3673
87. Dale Davis 3662
88. Hal Greer* 3642
  Rajon Rondo 3642
90. Lamar Odom 3599
91. Kenyon Martin 3589
92. Jack Sikma 3558
93. Bob Pettit* 3545
94. Sam Cassell 3539
95. Bill Bridges 3521
96. Dwight Howard 3514
97. Bill Cartwright 3496
98. Mike Bibby 3484
99. Caldwell Jones 3466
100. Bobby Jones 3431
101. Jo Jo White* 3428
102. Andre Iguodala 3395
103. Jerome Kersey 3394
104. Kendrick Perkins 3369
105. Detlef Schrempf 3338
106. Russell Westbrook 3288
107. Sidney Moncrief 3226
108. Tom Heinsohn* 3223
109. Gus Williams 3215
110. Don Nelson* 3209
111. Allen Iverson* 3203
112. Udonis Haslem 3194
113. Rudy LaRusso 3188
114. Bill Bradley* 3161
115. Metta World Peace 3135
116. Chris Bosh 3131
117. Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
118. Peja Stojakovic 3106
119. Derek Harper 3094
120. Anthony Mason 3092
121. Bryon Russell 3081
122. Tom Chambers 3061
123. Mario Elie 3054
124. Boris Diaw 3052
125. Tom Sanders* 3049
126. John Starks 3035
127. Vince Carter 3033
128. Shane Battier 3032
129. Dick Barnett 3031
130. Ron Harper 3000
131. Hedo Turkoglu 2985
132. Cliff Hagan* 2965
133. Terry Cummings 2959
134. Mark Aguirre 2958
135. Carlos Boozer 2942
136. Serge Ibaka 2939
137. Shawn Kemp 2937
138. Steve Smith 2902
139. Chris Webber 2900
140. P.J. Brown 2883
141. Mario Chalmers 2877
142. Slater Martin* 2876
143. Nate Thurmond* 2875
144. Chris Paul 2846
145. Sean Elliott 2836
146. Rashard Lewis 2829
147. James Harden 2809
148. Avery Johnson 2807
149. Deron Williams 2802
150. David West 2800
151. George Hill 2780
152. Eddie Jones 2765
153. Al Horford 2763
154. J.R. Smith 2756
155. Rik Smits 2747
156. Robert Reid 2740
157. Darryl Dawkins 2734
158. Cedric Maxwell 2731
159. Rick Barry* 2723
160. Bailey Howell* 2722
  Jim McMillian 2722
162. Earl Monroe* 2715
163. Bob McAdoo* 2714
164. Mychal Thompson 2708
165. Kawhi Leonard 2705
166. John Salley 2694
167. Dolph Schayes* 2687
168. Vinnie Johnson 2671
169. Toni Kukoc 2664
170. Ricky Pierce 2656
171. Antonio Davis 2647
172. Willis Reed* 2641
173. Anfernee Hardaway 2640
174. Gail Goodrich* 2622
175. John Paxson 2617
176. Alonzo Mourning* 2597
177. Carmelo Anthony 2579
178. Jermaine O'Neal 2577
179. Bill Sharman* 2573
180. Kurt Rambis 2565
181. Latrell Sprewell 2548
182. Hersey Hawkins 2529
183. Rick Fox 2527
184. Allan Houston 2525
185. Adrian Dantley* 2515
186. Paul George 2512
187. Paul Millsap 2507
188. Klay Thompson 2499
  K.C. Jones* 2499
190. Trevor Ariza 2488
191. Eric Snow 2471
192. Antoine Walker 2461
193. Kyle Korver 2460
194. Zach Randolph 2450
195. Paul Westphal 2449
196. Brian Shaw 2442
197. Rick Mahorn 2429
198. Larry Nance 2428
199. Alex English* 2427
  Luol Deng 2427
201. Maurice Lucas 2426
202. Stephen Jackson 2419
203. Lenny Wilkens* 2403
204. Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
205. Larry Johnson 2397
206. Frank Ramsey* 2396
207. Keith Erickson 2393
  Doc Rivers 2393
209. Nick Van Exel 2390
210. Archie Clark 2387
211. Kevin Willis 2377
212. Jerry Lucas* 2370
213. Stephen Curry 2368
214. Tom Henderson 2364
  B.J. Armstrong 2364
216. Bob Lanier* 2361
  Antonio McDyess 2361
218. Zelmo Beaty* 2345
219. Marc Gasol 2344
220. Josh Smith 2306
221. Mark Eaton 2295
222. Lionel Hollins 2293
223. Alvan Adams 2288
224. Norm Nixon 2287
225. Red Kerr 2275
226. Paul Pressey 2269
227. Elden Campbell 2268
228. Draymond Green 2255
  Jeff Mullins 2255
230. Otis Thorpe 2252
231. Marcus Camby 2245
232. Tyrone Corbin 2226
233. James Edwards 2212
234. George Gervin* 2202
235. Tyson Chandler 2199
  Lou Hudson 2199
237. Leandro Barbosa 2196
238. Nate McMillan 2186
239. Walter Davis 2184
240. Dominique Wilkins* 2172
241. J.J. Redick 2169
242. Jerry Stackhouse 2162
243. Mookie Blaylock 2161
244. Tony Allen 2151
245. Andrew Toney 2146
246. Aaron McKie 2139
247. Rolando Blackman 2137
248. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2123
249. Thurl Bailey 2117
250. Josh Howard 2115

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player MP
1. Freddie Lewis 4151
2. Roger Brown* 4030
3. Mel Daniels* 3901
4. Louie Dampier* 3795
5. Dan Issel* 3123
6. Jimmy Jones 2853
7. George McGinnis* 2680
8. Willie Wise 2592
9. Bill Keller 2504
10. Ron Boone 2493
11. Artis Gilmore* 2478
12. Bob Netolicky 2385
13. Billy Paultz 2172
14. Doug Moe 2142
15. Red Robbins 2079
16. Julius Erving* 2064
17. Cincinnatus Powell 2019
18. Trooper Washington 2015
19. Zelmo Beaty* 2000
20. Donnie Freeman 1968
21. Mack Calvin 1959
22. Gerald Govan 1930
23. Jim Eakins 1897
24. Byron Beck 1761
25. Darnell Hillman 1757
26. Larry Brown* 1710
27. Darel Carrier 1693
28. Glen Combs 1545
29. Goose Ligon 1518
30. Ralph Simpson 1501
31. Rick Mount 1498
32. Walter Simon 1435
33. Mervin Jackson 1391
34. Rick Barry* 1338
35. Fatty Taylor 1336
36. Brian Taylor 1334
37. Les Hunter 1305
38. Bill Melchionni 1275
39. John Beasley 1274
40. John Roche 1239
41. Steve Jones 1224
42. Warren Jabali 1209
43. Don Buse 1208
44. Larry Jones 1189
45. Rich Jones 1177
46. George Stone 1148
47. Chuck Williams 1133
48. George Carter 1119
49. Ira Harge 1051
50. Mike Gale 1048
51. Charles Williams 1022
52. Ted McClain 1007
53. Oliver Taylor 994
54. George Gervin* 990
55. Larry Kenon 946
56. Wil Jones 936
  Connie Hawkins* 936
58. Bob Warren 935
59. Gene Moore 933
60. Dave Robisch 909
61. Billy Knight 906
62. Lonnie Wright 905
63. John Williamson 903
64. Sam Smith 895
65. Bobby Jones 859
66. Kevin Joyce 846
67. Jackie Moreland 829
68. Art Heyman 828
69. Tom Owens 751
70. Craig Raymond 743
71. Julian Hammond 739
72. Mike Barrett 727
  Bird Averitt 727
74. Wendell Ladner 718
75. Maurice Lucas 705
76. Maurice McHartley 699
77. Charles Beasley 698
78. Willie Murrell 689
79. Ronald Thomas 665
80. Julius Keye 643
81. Manny Leaks 640
82. Mike Barr 639
83. Chico Vaughn 633
  Len Elmore 633
  Gary Bradds 633
86. Jimmy O'Brien 610
87. Jeffrey Congdon 607
  George Peeples 607
89. Johnny Baum 600
90. James Silas 591
91. Tom Thacker 578
92. Joe Caldwell 572
93. Stew Johnson 569
94. Spencer Haywood* 568
95. Tim Bassett 556
96. Andrew Anderson 551
97. Coby Dietrick 534
98. Billy Cunningham* 533
99. Wayne Hightower 522
100. David Thompson* 508
101. Charlie Scott 504
102. Gene Littles 492
103. Mike Pratt 488
104. Mike Green 487
105. Ray Scott 476
106. George Irvine 472
107. Skip Thoren 454
108. Al Smith 449
109. Swen Nater 445
110. Marvin Barnes 444
111. Donald Sidle 428
112. Marv Roberts 422
113. Arthur Becker 415
114. Levern Tart 414
115. Gus Gerard 410
116. Jesse Branson 402
117. Ronald Franz 389
118. Henry Logan 381
119. Bernie Williams 380
120. Jan Van Breda Kolff 378
121. Ervin Inniger 364
122. Ed Manning 361
123. Neil Johnson 351
124. Frank Card 338
125. Claude Terry 330
126. Joe Hamilton 319
127. John Barnhill 317
128. Mike Butler 314
129. John Clawson 313
  Sonny Dove 313
131. Don Adams 301
  Bruce Seals 301
133. Adrian Smith 297
  Willard Sojourner 297
135. Al Skinner 296
136. Bobby Hooper 288
137. Johnny Neumann 285
138. George Tinsley 284
139. Caldwell Jones 277
140. Elton McGriff 267
141. Kim Hughes 266
142. Chuck Terry 258
143. Collis Jones 256
144. Bobby Rascoe 251
  Walter Piatkowski 251
  Daniel Sparks 251
147. Bob Bedell 250
148. George Karl 245
  Joe DePre 245
150. Bo Lamar 241
151. Jim Caldwell 238
  Randolph Mahaffey 238
153. Randy Denton 236
154. Moses Malone* 235
155. Richard Clark 231
156. Stephen Vacendak 230
157. Billy Shepherd 227
158. Simmie Hill 226
159. Al Tucker 216
  Ed Johnson 216
161. Jim Ard 215
162. Bud Olsen 211
  Jim Jarvis 211
164. Willie Long 209
165. Ron Perry 202
166. Gary Keller 199
167. Wayne Chapman 198
168. Leroy Wright 195
169. Samuel Robinson 192
170. Gus Johnson* 184
  George Adams 184
172. Ollie Darden 183
173. Jim Bradley 182
174. Warren Davis 180
175. Jim Chones 170
176. Willie Porter 167
177. Goo Kennedy 165
178. Bob Verga 156
179. Marvin Webster 155
180. Grant Simmons 154
181. Larry Miller 153
182. John Smith 141
183. Rich Peek 137
184. Mike Lewis 131
  Willie Somerset 131
186. Ben Warley 129
187. Dennis Holman 128
188. Mel Peterson 120
189. Dallas Thornton 118
  Jimmy Rayl 118
191. Cliff Hagan* 115
192. Dave Twardzik 112
  Erwin Mueller 112
194. Hal Hale 103
195. Jim McDaniels 98
196. Allan Bristow 97
197. George Johnson 96
  Bill McGill 96
199. Dennis Wuycik 94
  Tommie Bowens 94
201. Ken Wilburn 93
202. Jasper Wilson 92
203. Roger Brown 90
204. Len Chappell 89
205. Will Frazier 85
  John Fairchild 85
  Howard Bayne 85
208. Mike Flynn 83
209. Luther Green 82
210. Arvesta Kelly 77
211. Calvin Fowler 76
212. Errol Palmer 75
213. Leary Lentz 73
  Mark Olberding 73
215. Jay Miller 72
216. Lee Davis 71
217. Guy Manning 66
218. Jimmy Foster 65
219. Dewitt Menyard 64
220. Joe Roberts 63
  Garfield Smith 63
222. Jerry Pettway 62
  Kendall Rhine 62
224. Hank Whitney 60
  Bob Lackey 60
226. Marlbert Pradd 57
  Leland Mitchell 57
228. Stephen Chubin 55
  Bobby Croft 55
  Shaler Halimon 55
231. Rich Niemann 53
232. Al Cueto 51
  Riney Lochmann 51
  Dick Nemelka 51
  John Trapp 51
236. Bobby Wilson 50
237. Bobby Edmonds 47
238. Wali Jones 46
239. Carl Fuller 43
240. Charles Edge 42
  Jim O'Brien 42
  Joe Hamood 42
  Dan Hester 42
244. Don Dee 41
  Roy Ebron 41
246. Dan Anderson 38
247. Pierre Russell 37
248. Howie Wright 36
  Roderick McDonald 36
250. Bill Bunting 35

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