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NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

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Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NBA/ABA

Rank Player PTS
1. Michael Jordan* 5987
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762
3. Kobe Bryant 5640
4. Shaquille O'Neal 5250
5. Tim Duncan 4988
6. Karl Malone* 4761
7. Julius Erving* 4580
8. Jerry West* 4457
9. LeBron James 4419
10. Larry Bird* 3897
11. John Havlicek* 3776
12. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
13. Tony Parker 3705
14. Magic Johnson* 3701
15. Scottie Pippen* 3642
16. Elgin Baylor* 3623
17. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
18. Dwyane Wade 3481
19. Dirk Nowitzki 3455
20. Kevin McHale* 3182
21. Dennis Johnson* 3116
22. James Worthy* 3022
23. Paul Pierce 3007
24. Reggie Miller* 2972
25. Clyde Drexler* 2963
26. Dan Issel* 2934
27. Sam Jones* 2909
28. Rick Barry* 2870
29. Charles Barkley* 2833
30. Robert Parish* 2820
31. Patrick Ewing* 2813
32. Manu Ginobili 2780
33. Ray Allen 2749
34. Bill Russell* 2673
35. Kevin Garnett 2601
36. Richard Hamilton 2571
37. Chauncey Billups 2526
38. Byron Scott 2451
39. John Stockton* 2436
40. Rasheed Wallace 2384
41. Isiah Thomas* 2261
42. Bob Pettit* 2240
43. George Gervin* 2223
44. David Robinson* 2221
45. Moses Malone* 2213
46. Elvin Hayes* 2194
47. Gary Payton* 2155
48. George McGinnis 2153
49. Derek Fisher 2146
50. Allen Iverson 2111
51. Kevin Durant 2109
52. Jeff Hornacek 2092
53. Steve Nash 2072
54. Zelmo Beaty 2062
55. Roger Brown* 2060
56. Tom Heinsohn* 2058
57. Jason Kidd 2043
58. Kevin Johnson 2026
59. Freddie Lewis 2023
60. Bob Cousy* 2018
61. Bob Dandridge 1967
62. Robert Horry 1939
63. Gus Williams 1929
64. Walt Frazier* 1927
65. Chet Walker* 1916
66. Maurice Cheeks 1910
  Oscar Robertson* 1910
68. Horace Grant 1907
69. Danny Ainge 1902
70. Mel Daniels* 1901
71. Cliff Hagan* 1889
72. Dolph Schayes* 1887
73. Hal Greer* 1876
74. Sam Perkins 1861
75. Terry Porter 1828
76. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
77. Pau Gasol 1801
78. Bobby Jones 1800
79. Artis Gilmore* 1768
80. Joe Dumars* 1752
81. Mark Aguirre 1747
82. Jo Jo White 1720
83. Bob McAdoo* 1718
84. Carmelo Anthony 1693
85. Dave Cowens* 1684
86. George Mikan* 1680
87. Jimmy Jones 1670
88. Terry Cummings 1664
89. Tom Chambers 1662
90. Alex English* 1661
91. Sam Cassell 1656
92. Louie Dampier 1651
93. Tayshaun Prince 1602
94. Michael Cooper 1581
95. Don Nelson 1577
96. Adrian Dantley* 1558
97. Jerome Kersey 1557
98. Charles Oakley 1550
99. Russell Westbrook 1544
100. Dick Barnett 1539
101. Jason Terry 1538
102. Rik Smits 1537
103. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
104. Michael Finley 1525
105. Shawn Kemp 1522
106. Shawn Marion 1517
107. Chris Webber 1495
108. Sidney Moncrief 1487
  Maurice Lucas 1487
110. Earl Monroe* 1471
111. Vlade Divac 1468
112. Willie Wise 1467
113. Billy Paultz 1466
114. Jack Sikma 1461
115. Clifford Robinson 1453
116. Gail Goodrich* 1450
  Walter Davis 1450
118. Ricky Pierce 1447
119. Bill Sharman* 1446
120. Dan Majerle 1441
  Kenyon Martin 1441
122. Detlef Schrempf 1432
123. Vince Carter 1424
124. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
125. Carlos Boozer 1420
126. Lamar Odom 1407
127. Joe Johnson 1405
128. Bailey Howell* 1401
129. Amar'e Stoudemire 1392
130. Chris Bosh 1388
131. Vinnie Johnson 1387
132. Darryl Dawkins 1375
133. Peja Stojakovic 1367
134. John Starks 1363
135. Willis Reed* 1358
136. Dwight Howard 1357
137. Ron Boone 1355
138. Bill Laimbeer 1354
139. Rudy LaRusso 1344
140. Steve Smith 1338
141. Paul Westphal 1337
142. Rajon Rondo 1336
143. Frank Ramsey* 1331
144. Richard Jefferson 1327
145. Mike Bibby 1324
146. Mack Calvin 1316
147. A.C. Green 1315
148. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
149. Lou Hudson 1300
150. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
151. Wes Unseld* 1260
152. Andrew Toney 1254
153. Deron Williams 1248
154. Bob Lanier* 1244
155. Latrell Sprewell 1223
156. Bill Bradley* 1222
157. Allan Houston 1214
158. Buck Williams 1211
159. Fred Brown 1197
160. Jim McMillian 1194
161. Rashard Lewis 1192
162. Paul Arizin* 1186
163. Bill Bridges 1185
  Mark Jackson 1185
165. Metta World Peace 1180
166. Derrick McKey 1176
167. Eddie Johnson 1168
168. Marques Johnson 1163
169. Bob Netolicky 1143
170. Tom Sanders 1142
  David West 1142
172. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
173. Bill Keller 1139
174. Mychal Thompson 1132
175. Archie Clark 1125
176. Paul Silas 1124
  Jermaine O'Neal 1124
178. Sean Elliott 1118
179. Cedric Maxwell 1116
180. Rolando Blackman 1110
181. Tracy McGrady 1109
182. Bill Cartwright 1100
183. Derek Harper 1094
184. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
185. Chris Paul 1092
186. Phil Chenier 1088
187. Doug Moe 1086
188. Jeff Mullins 1084
189. Dennis Rodman* 1081
190. Bob Love 1076
  Alvan Adams 1076
192. Cincinnatus Powell 1071
193. Larry Nance 1070
194. Toni Kukoc 1064
195. Billy Cunningham* 1061
196. Hedo Turkoglu 1049
197. Hersey Hawkins 1043
198. Donnie Freeman 1040
199. Bryon Russell 1038
200. Eddie Jones 1037
201. Nick Van Exel 1032
202. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
203. Antoine Walker 1030
  James Edwards 1030
205. Norm Nixon 1027
206. Robert Reid 1025
207. Ron Harper 1013
208. Dale Ellis 1011
209. Stephen Jackson 1003
210. Mario Elie 985
211. Jerry Stackhouse 984
212. Chris Mullin* 982
213. Larry Kenon 979
214. Jim Pollard* 977
215. Josh Howard 976
216. Kevin Willis 970
217. Nate Thurmond* 966
218. Clyde Lovellette* 963
219. David Thompson* 962
220. Jeff Malone 956
221. Avery Johnson 949
222. Calvin Murphy* 945
223. Tim Hardaway 943
224. Baron Davis 942
225. Joe Caldwell 941
226. Ralph Simpson 940
227. Ben Wallace 939
228. Larry Johnson 937
229. Red Kerr 933
  George Yardley* 933
231. Paul George 931
232. Thurl Bailey 929
233. Doc Rivers 926
234. Slater Martin* 924
235. Dikembe Mutombo 918
236. Darel Carrier 916
237. James Harden 912
238. Lionel Hollins 911
239. Anthony Mason 909
240. Boris Diaw 906
241. Antonio Davis 903
242. Larry Foust 902
243. Dale Davis 900
244. Max Zaslofsky 899
245. Caldwell Jones 897
246. Jerry Lucas* 896
247. Elden Campbell 888
248. Glen Rice 884
249. Scott Wedman 882
250. Paul Pressey 881
  Spencer Haywood 881

NBA

Rank Player PTS
1. Michael Jordan* 5987
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762
3. Kobe Bryant 5640
4. Shaquille O'Neal 5250
5. Tim Duncan 4988
6. Karl Malone* 4761
7. Jerry West* 4457
8. LeBron James 4419
9. Larry Bird* 3897
10. John Havlicek* 3776
11. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
12. Tony Parker 3705
13. Magic Johnson* 3701
14. Scottie Pippen* 3642
15. Elgin Baylor* 3623
16. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
17. Dwyane Wade 3481
18. Dirk Nowitzki 3455
19. Kevin McHale* 3182
20. Dennis Johnson* 3116
21. Julius Erving* 3088
22. James Worthy* 3022
23. Paul Pierce 3007
24. Reggie Miller* 2972
25. Clyde Drexler* 2963
26. Sam Jones* 2909
27. Charles Barkley* 2833
28. Robert Parish* 2820
29. Patrick Ewing* 2813
30. Manu Ginobili 2780
31. Ray Allen 2749
32. Bill Russell* 2673
33. Kevin Garnett 2601
34. Richard Hamilton 2571
35. Chauncey Billups 2526
36. Byron Scott 2451
37. John Stockton* 2436
38. Rasheed Wallace 2384
39. Isiah Thomas* 2261
40. Bob Pettit* 2240
41. David Robinson* 2221
42. Elvin Hayes* 2194
43. Gary Payton* 2155
44. Derek Fisher 2146
45. Allen Iverson 2111
46. Kevin Durant 2109
47. Jeff Hornacek 2092
48. Moses Malone* 2077
49. Steve Nash 2072
50. Tom Heinsohn* 2058
51. Jason Kidd 2043
52. Kevin Johnson 2026
53. Bob Cousy* 2018
54. Bob Dandridge 1967
55. Robert Horry 1939
56. Gus Williams 1929
57. Walt Frazier* 1927
58. Chet Walker* 1916
59. Oscar Robertson* 1910
  Maurice Cheeks 1910
61. Horace Grant 1907
62. Danny Ainge 1902
63. Dolph Schayes* 1887
64. Hal Greer* 1876
65. Sam Perkins 1861
66. Cliff Hagan* 1834
67. Rick Barry* 1833
68. Terry Porter 1828
69. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
70. Pau Gasol 1801
71. Joe Dumars* 1752
72. Mark Aguirre 1747
73. Jo Jo White 1720
74. Bob McAdoo* 1718
75. Carmelo Anthony 1693
76. Dave Cowens* 1684
77. George Mikan* 1680
78. Terry Cummings 1664
79. Tom Chambers 1662
80. Alex English* 1661
81. Sam Cassell 1656
82. Tayshaun Prince 1602
83. George Gervin* 1592
84. Michael Cooper 1581
85. Don Nelson 1577
86. Adrian Dantley* 1558
87. Jerome Kersey 1557
88. Charles Oakley 1550
89. Russell Westbrook 1544
90. Dick Barnett 1539
91. Jason Terry 1538
92. Rik Smits 1537
93. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
94. Michael Finley 1525
95. Shawn Kemp 1522
96. Shawn Marion 1517
97. Chris Webber 1495
98. Sidney Moncrief 1487
99. Earl Monroe* 1471
100. Vlade Divac 1468
101. Jack Sikma 1461
102. Bobby Jones 1453
  Clifford Robinson 1453
104. Walter Davis 1450
  Gail Goodrich* 1450
106. Ricky Pierce 1447
107. Bill Sharman* 1446
108. Kenyon Martin 1441
  Dan Majerle 1441
110. Detlef Schrempf 1432
111. Vince Carter 1424
112. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
113. Carlos Boozer 1420
114. Lamar Odom 1407
115. Joe Johnson 1405
116. Bailey Howell* 1401
117. Amar'e Stoudemire 1392
118. Chris Bosh 1388
119. Vinnie Johnson 1387
120. Darryl Dawkins 1375
121. Peja Stojakovic 1367
122. John Starks 1363
123. Willis Reed* 1358
124. Dwight Howard 1357
125. Bill Laimbeer 1354
126. Rudy LaRusso 1344
127. Steve Smith 1338
128. Paul Westphal 1337
129. Rajon Rondo 1336
130. Frank Ramsey* 1331
131. Richard Jefferson 1327
132. Mike Bibby 1324
133. A.C. Green 1315
134. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
135. Lou Hudson 1300
136. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
137. Wes Unseld* 1260
138. Andrew Toney 1254
139. Deron Williams 1248
140. Bob Lanier* 1244
141. Latrell Sprewell 1223
142. Bill Bradley* 1222
143. Allan Houston 1214
144. Buck Williams 1211
145. Fred Brown 1197
146. Jim McMillian 1194
147. Rashard Lewis 1192
148. Paul Arizin* 1186
149. Bill Bridges 1185
  Mark Jackson 1185
151. Metta World Peace 1180
152. Derrick McKey 1176
153. Eddie Johnson 1168
154. Marques Johnson 1163
155. Maurice Lucas 1159
156. Tom Sanders 1142
  David West 1142
158. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
159. Mychal Thompson 1132
160. Archie Clark 1125
161. Paul Silas 1124
  Jermaine O'Neal 1124
163. Sean Elliott 1118
164. Cedric Maxwell 1116
165. Rolando Blackman 1110
166. Tracy McGrady 1109
167. Bill Cartwright 1100
168. Derek Harper 1094
169. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
170. Chris Paul 1092
171. Phil Chenier 1088
172. Jeff Mullins 1084
173. Dennis Rodman* 1081
174. Bob Love 1076
  Alvan Adams 1076
176. Zelmo Beaty 1071
177. Larry Nance 1070
178. Toni Kukoc 1064
179. Hedo Turkoglu 1049
180. Hersey Hawkins 1043
181. Bryon Russell 1038
182. Eddie Jones 1037
183. Nick Van Exel 1032
184. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
185. James Edwards 1030
  Antoine Walker 1030
187. Dan Issel* 1029
188. Norm Nixon 1027
189. Robert Reid 1025
190. Ron Harper 1013
191. Dale Ellis 1011
192. Stephen Jackson 1003
193. Mario Elie 985
194. Jerry Stackhouse 984
195. Chris Mullin* 982
196. Jim Pollard* 977
197. Josh Howard 976
198. Kevin Willis 970
199. Nate Thurmond* 966
200. Clyde Lovellette* 963
201. Jeff Malone 956
202. Avery Johnson 949
203. Calvin Murphy* 945
204. Tim Hardaway 943
205. Baron Davis 942
206. Ben Wallace 939
207. Larry Johnson 937
208. George Yardley* 933
  Red Kerr 933
210. Paul George 931
211. Thurl Bailey 929
212. Doc Rivers 926
213. Slater Martin* 924
214. Dikembe Mutombo 918
215. James Harden 912
216. Lionel Hollins 911
217. Anthony Mason 909
218. Boris Diaw 906
219. Antonio Davis 903
220. Larry Foust 902
221. Dale Davis 900
222. Max Zaslofsky 899
223. Jerry Lucas* 896
224. Elden Campbell 888
225. Glen Rice 884
226. Scott Wedman 882
227. Paul Pressey 881
228. Keith Erickson 872
  Mario Chalmers 872
230. George Hill 868
231. Xavier McDaniel 867
232. Jalen Rose 863
233. Larry Siegfried 858
234. John Salley 857
235. Zach Randolph 852
  Cazzie Russell 852
237. Walt Bellamy* 850
238. Andre Miller 849
239. Connie Simmons 842
240. Wali Jones 833
241. B.J. Armstrong 828
242. Calvin Natt 826
243. Josh Smith 820
244. Mark Price 818
245. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 816
246. Caldwell Jones 814
247. Udonis Haslem 812
248. Bruce Bowen 808
249. Antonio McDyess 807
250. Happy Hairston 801

ABA

Rank Player PTS
1. Roger Brown* 2060
2. Freddie Lewis 2015
3. Dan Issel* 1905
4. Mel Daniels* 1901
5. George McGinnis 1658
6. Louie Dampier 1584
7. Jimmy Jones 1540
8. Julius Erving* 1492
9. Willie Wise 1422
10. Artis Gilmore* 1276
11. Ron Boone 1261
12. Mack Calvin 1189
13. Bob Netolicky 1143
14. Bill Keller 1139
15. Doug Moe 1086
16. Cincinnatus Powell 1071
17. Donnie Freeman 1040
18. Rick Barry* 1037
19. Zelmo Beaty 991
20. Billy Paultz 951
21. Darel Carrier 916
22. Red Robbins 865
23. Jim Eakins 841
24. Byron Beck 840
25. Ralph Simpson 834
26. Glen Combs 769
27. Rick Mount 728
28. Les Hunter 675
29. Larry Brown 670
30. John Roche 660
31. Warren Jabali 651
32. Larry Jones 645
33. George Gervin* 631
34. George Stone 609
  Mervin Jackson 609
36. Connie Hawkins* 593
37. Goose Ligon 588
38. Trooper Washington 585
39. Darnell Hillman 571
40. George Carter 570
41. Steve Jones 567
42. John Beasley 560
43. Charles Williams 555
  Walter Simon 555
45. Billy Knight 535
46. Bill Melchionni 527
47. Brian Taylor 501
48. Gene Moore 479
49. Larry Kenon 478
50. Dave Robisch 464
51. Rich Jones 459
52. Gerald Govan 455
53. John Williamson 448
54. Chuck Williams 441
55. Spencer Haywood 440
56. Art Heyman 417
57. Bird Averitt 390
58. Mike Barrett 387
  Bob Warren 387
60. Gary Bradds 385
61. Bobby Jones 347
  Jackie Moreland 347
63. Maurice McHartley 346
64. Julian Hammond 343
  David Thompson* 343
66. Ray Scott 339
67. Tom Owens 338
68. Craig Raymond 336
69. Sam Smith 332
70. Fatty Taylor 331
71. Maurice Lucas 328
72. Wil Jones 323
73. Oliver Taylor 322
74. Charlie Scott 321
75. Willie Murrell 317
76. Ira Harge 315
77. Mike Gale 314
78. Ted McClain 313
79. Marvin Barnes 308
80. Wendell Ladner 305
81. Billy Cunningham* 304
82. Chico Vaughn 300
83. Kevin Joyce 287
84. Lonnie Wright 283
85. Mike Green 277
86. Manny Leaks 268
87. Levern Tart 267
88. Charles Beasley 264
89. Johnny Baum 262
90. Don Buse 255
91. James Silas 247
92. Stew Johnson 238
93. Wayne Hightower 232
94. Jeffrey Congdon 228
  Ronald Thomas 228
96. Andrew Anderson 225
  Joe Caldwell 225
98. George Irvine 220
99. Henry Logan 218
100. Marv Roberts 217
101. Len Elmore 210
102. Mike Pratt 203
103. Bernie Williams 196
104. Jesse Branson 193
  Swen Nater 193
106. Skip Thoren 192
107. Donald Sidle 189
108. Arthur Becker 178
109. Tim Bassett 170
110. Coby Dietrick 169
111. George Peeples 167
112. Bo Lamar 165
113. Johnny Neumann 164
114. Gene Littles 163
115. Al Smith 162
  Jimmy O'Brien 162
117. Ed Manning 153
118. Frank Card 149
119. Mike Butler 148
120. Ronald Franz 146
121. Neil Johnson 144
122. Gus Gerard 143
123. Ervin Inniger 138
124. Moses Malone* 136
  Mike Barr 136
126. Joe Hamilton 135
127. Sonny Dove 134
  Walter Piatkowski 134
129. Al Skinner 133
  Tom Thacker 133
131. Julius Keye 129
132. Wayne Chapman 126
133. Bob Bedell 125
  Adrian Smith 125
135. George Tinsley 122
136. Stephen Vacendak 119
137. Bobby Rascoe 118
138. Jan Van Breda Kolff 116
139. Bruce Seals 115
140. Randy Denton 113
  Randolph Mahaffey 113
142. Bob Verga 108
143. Samuel Robinson 105
144. Claude Terry 104
145. Elton McGriff 103
146. Ollie Darden 102
  Willard Sojourner 102
148. John Clawson 100
149. Ron Perry 97
150. Ed Johnson 94
  Jim Jarvis 94
152. Gary Keller 93
153. Willie Somerset 91
154. Don Adams 90
155. Joe DePre 88
156. Al Tucker 86
157. John Barnhill 85
158. Caldwell Jones 83
159. Willie Long 81
160. George Adams 80
161. Warren Davis 78
  Jim Ard 78
163. Daniel Sparks 77
164. Bobby Hooper 76
165. Billy Shepherd 74
166. Goo Kennedy 73
167. Simmie Hill 72
168. Collis Jones 71
169. Jim Caldwell 69
170. Dallas Thornton 67
171. Jim Chones 66
172. Larry Miller 61
  Jim Bradley 61
174. Kim Hughes 60
175. George Karl 59
176. Willie Porter 58
177. Marvin Webster 57
178. Richard Clark 56
179. Cliff Hagan* 55
180. Chuck Terry 53
181. Mel Peterson 51
182. Mike Lewis 50
183. Bill McGill 47
184. John Fairchild 46
185. Ben Warley 45
  Allan Bristow 45
187. Rich Peek 43
188. Jim McDaniels 42
  Gus Johnson* 42
190. Mike Flynn 41
  Guy Manning 41
192. Marlbert Pradd 40
  Arvesta Kelly 40
194. Jimmy Rayl 39
  John Smith 39
  Jasper Wilson 39
197. Grant Simmons 38
  Hank Whitney 38
199. Bud Olsen 37
  Dave Twardzik 37
201. Ken Wilburn 36
  Jay Miller 36
203. Lee Davis 34
204. Luther Green 33
205. Dennis Holman 31
  Roger Brown 31
207. Tommie Bowens 30
208. Jerry Pettway 29
  James Foster 29
  Len Chappell 29
  Will Frazier 29
212. Stephen Chubin 28
  Errol Palmer 28
214. Leroy Wright 26
  Roderick McDonald 26
216. Leary Lentz 25
217. Dennis Wuycik 24
218. Dan Roundfield 22
  Wali Jones 22
  John Trapp 22
  Shaler Halimon 22
  Hal Hale 22
223. Bobby Wilson 21
224. Bobby Edmonds 20
  Howie Wright 20
  Bobby Croft 20
227. Dick Nemelka 19
  Billy Schaeffer 19
  Calvin Fowler 19
230. Bill Bunting 18
  Ron Widby 18
  Earle Higgins 18
233. Roy Ebron 17
  Pierre Russell 17
  Erwin Mueller 17
  Rich Niemann 17
237. Dan Hester 16
  Carl Fuller 16
239. Dewitt Menyard 15
  Dan Anderson 15
241. Jim O'Brien 14
  Al Cueto 14
243. Riney Lochmann 13
  Mark Olberding 13
  Ron Bonham 13
  Tom Hoover 13
247. Joe Roberts 12
  Howard Bayne 12
  Garfield Smith 12
  Bob Lackey 12