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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. LeBron James 5572
5. Shaquille O'Neal* 5250
6. Tim Duncan 5172
7. Karl Malone* 4761
8. Julius Erving* 4580
9. Jerry West* 4457
10. Larry Bird* 3897
11. Tony Parker 3885
12. Dwyane Wade 3781
13. John Havlicek* 3776
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
15. Magic Johnson* 3701
16. Dirk Nowitzki 3663
17. Scottie Pippen* 3642
18. Elgin Baylor* 3623
19. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
20. Kevin McHale* 3182
21. Paul Pierce 3159
22. Dennis Johnson* 3116
23. James Worthy* 3022
24. Reggie Miller* 2972
25. Clyde Drexler* 2963
26. Dan Issel* 2934
27. Sam Jones* 2909
28. Manu Ginobili 2903
29. Rick Barry* 2870
30. Charles Barkley* 2833
31. Robert Parish* 2820
32. Patrick Ewing* 2813
33. Ray Allen 2749
34. Bill Russell* 2673
35. Kevin Durant 2620
36. Kevin Garnett 2601
37. Richard Hamilton 2571
38. Chauncey Billups 2526
39. Byron Scott 2451
40. John Stockton* 2436
41. Rasheed Wallace 2384
42. Isiah Thomas* 2261
43. Bob Pettit* 2240
44. George Gervin* 2223
45. David Robinson* 2221
46. Moses Malone* 2213
47. Elvin Hayes* 2194
48. Gary Payton* 2155
49. George McGinnis 2153
50. Derek Fisher 2146
51. Allen Iverson* 2111
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. Russell Westbrook 2012
62. Bob Dandridge 1967
63. Pau Gasol 1945
64. Robert Horry 1939
65. Gus Williams 1929
66. Walt Frazier* 1927
67. Chet Walker* 1916
68. Maurice Cheeks 1910
  Oscar Robertson* 1910
70. Horace Grant 1907
71. Danny Ainge 1902
72. Mel Daniels* 1901
73. Cliff Hagan* 1889
74. Dolph Schayes* 1887
75. Hal Greer* 1876
76. Sam Perkins 1861
77. Terry Porter 1828
78. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
79. Bobby Jones 1800
80. Artis Gilmore* 1768
81. Joe Dumars* 1752
82. Mark Aguirre 1747
83. Jason Terry 1729
84. Jo Jo White* 1720
85. Bob McAdoo* 1718
86. Dwight Howard 1701
87. Carmelo Anthony 1693
88. Dave Cowens* 1684
89. George Mikan* 1680
90. Joe Johnson 1674
91. Jimmy Jones 1670
92. Terry Cummings 1664
93. Tom Chambers 1662
94. Alex English* 1661
95. Sam Cassell 1656
96. Louie Dampier* 1651
97. Tayshaun Prince 1602
98. Michael Cooper 1581
99. Don Nelson* 1577
100. Adrian Dantley* 1558
101. Jerome Kersey 1557
102. Charles Oakley 1550
103. Dick Barnett 1539
104. Vince Carter 1538
105. Rik Smits 1537
106. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
107. Michael Finley 1525
108. Shawn Kemp 1522
109. Shawn Marion 1519
110. James Harden 1507
111. Chris Webber 1495
112. Stephen Curry 1488
113. Maurice Lucas 1487
  Sidney Moncrief 1487
115. Earl Monroe* 1471
116. Vlade Divac 1468
117. Willie Wise 1467
118. Billy Paultz 1466
119. Jack Sikma 1461
  Amar'e Stoudemire 1461
121. Richard Jefferson 1456
122. Clifford Robinson 1453
123. Chris Paul 1452
124. Gail Goodrich* 1450
  Walter Davis 1450
126. Ricky Pierce 1447
127. Bill Sharman* 1446
128. Kenyon Martin 1441
  Dan Majerle 1441
130. Detlef Schrempf 1432
131. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
132. Carlos Boozer 1420
133. Lamar Odom 1407
134. Bailey Howell* 1401
135. Chris Bosh 1388
136. Vinnie Johnson 1387
137. Darryl Dawkins 1375
138. Peja Stojakovic 1367
139. John Starks 1363
140. Willis Reed* 1358
141. Rajon Rondo 1355
  Ron Boone 1355
143. Bill Laimbeer 1354
144. Rudy LaRusso 1344
145. Steve Smith 1338
146. Paul Westphal 1337
147. Deron Williams 1334
148. Frank Ramsey* 1331
149. Mike Bibby 1324
150. Mack Calvin 1316
151. A.C. Green 1315
152. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
153. Lou Hudson 1300
154. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
155. Klay Thompson 1270
156. Wes Unseld* 1260
157. Andrew Toney 1254
158. Bob Lanier* 1244
159. Latrell Sprewell 1223
160. Bill Bradley* 1222
161. Allan Houston 1214
162. Buck Williams 1211
163. David West 1200
164. Fred Brown 1197
165. Jim McMillian 1194
166. Rashard Lewis 1192
167. Paul Arizin* 1186
168. Mark Jackson 1185
  Bill Bridges 1185
170. Metta World Peace 1180
171. Derrick McKey 1176
172. Eddie Johnson 1168
173. Marques Johnson 1163
174. Bob Netolicky 1143
175. Tom Sanders* 1142
176. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
177. Bill Keller 1139
178. J.R. Smith 1137
179. Mychal Thompson 1132
180. Archie Clark 1125
181. Paul Silas 1124
  Jermaine O'Neal 1124
183. Paul George 1122
184. Sean Elliott 1118
185. Cedric Maxwell 1116
186. Andre Iguodala 1113
187. Rolando Blackman 1110
188. Tracy McGrady 1109
189. Kawhi Leonard 1100
  Bill Cartwright 1100
191. Derek Harper 1094
192. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
193. Phil Chenier 1088
194. Doug Moe 1086
195. Jeff Mullins 1084
196. Dennis Rodman* 1081
197. Bob Love 1076
  Zach Randolph 1076
  Alvan Adams 1076
200. Cincinnatus Powell 1071
201. Larry Nance 1070
202. Josh Smith 1065
203. Toni Kukoc 1064
204. Billy Cunningham* 1061
205. Hedo Turkoglu 1059
206. Hersey Hawkins 1043
207. Donnie Freeman 1040
208. Bryon Russell 1038
209. Eddie Jones 1037
210. Boris Diaw 1034
211. Nick Van Exel 1032
212. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
213. Antoine Walker 1030
  James Edwards 1030
215. Norm Nixon 1027
216. Robert Reid 1025
217. Ron Harper 1013
218. Blake Griffin 1012
219. Dale Ellis 1011
220. Paul Millsap 1010
221. Stephen Jackson 1003
222. Luol Deng 986
223. Mario Elie 985
224. Jerry Stackhouse 984
225. Chris Mullin* 982
226. Larry Kenon 979
227. Jim Pollard* 977
228. Josh Howard 976
229. Derrick Rose 973
230. LaMarcus Aldridge 972
231. Serge Ibaka 971
232. Kevin Willis 970
233. Nate Thurmond* 966
234. George Hill 963
  Clyde Lovellette* 963
236. David Thompson* 962
237. Al Horford 958
238. Jeff Malone 956
239. Leandro Barbosa 950
240. Avery Johnson 949
241. Calvin Murphy* 945
242. Tim Hardaway 943
243. Baron Davis 942
244. Joe Caldwell 941
245. Ralph Simpson 940
246. Ben Wallace 939
247. Larry Johnson 937
248. Red Kerr 933
  George Yardley* 933
250. Thurl Bailey 929

NBA

Rank Player PTS
1. Michael Jordan* 5987
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762
3. Kobe Bryant 5640
4. LeBron James 5572
5. Shaquille O'Neal* 5250
6. Tim Duncan 5172
7. Karl Malone* 4761
8. Jerry West* 4457
9. Larry Bird* 3897
10. Tony Parker 3885
11. Dwyane Wade 3781
12. John Havlicek* 3776
13. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
14. Magic Johnson* 3701
15. Dirk Nowitzki 3663
16. Scottie Pippen* 3642
17. Elgin Baylor* 3623
18. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
19. Kevin McHale* 3182
20. Paul Pierce 3159
21. Dennis Johnson* 3116
22. Julius Erving* 3088
23. James Worthy* 3022
24. Reggie Miller* 2972
25. Clyde Drexler* 2963
26. Sam Jones* 2909
27. Manu Ginobili 2903
28. Charles Barkley* 2833
29. Robert Parish* 2820
30. Patrick Ewing* 2813
31. Ray Allen 2749
32. Bill Russell* 2673
33. Kevin Durant 2620
34. Kevin Garnett 2601
35. Richard Hamilton 2571
36. Chauncey Billups 2526
37. Byron Scott 2451
38. John Stockton* 2436
39. Rasheed Wallace 2384
40. Isiah Thomas* 2261
41. Bob Pettit* 2240
42. David Robinson* 2221
43. Elvin Hayes* 2194
44. Gary Payton* 2155
45. Derek Fisher 2146
46. Allen Iverson* 2111
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. Russell Westbrook 2012
55. Bob Dandridge 1967
56. Pau Gasol 1945
57. Robert Horry 1939
58. Gus Williams 1929
59. Walt Frazier* 1927
60. Chet Walker* 1916
61. Maurice Cheeks 1910
  Oscar Robertson* 1910
63. Horace Grant 1907
64. Danny Ainge 1902
65. Dolph Schayes* 1887
66. Hal Greer* 1876
67. Sam Perkins 1861
68. Cliff Hagan* 1834
69. Rick Barry* 1833
70. Terry Porter 1828
71. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
72. Joe Dumars* 1752
73. Mark Aguirre 1747
74. Jason Terry 1729
75. Jo Jo White* 1720
76. Bob McAdoo* 1718
77. Dwight Howard 1701
78. Carmelo Anthony 1693
79. Dave Cowens* 1684
80. George Mikan* 1680
81. Joe Johnson 1674
82. Terry Cummings 1664
83. Tom Chambers 1662
84. Alex English* 1661
85. Sam Cassell 1656
86. Tayshaun Prince 1602
87. George Gervin* 1592
88. Michael Cooper 1581
89. Don Nelson* 1577
90. Adrian Dantley* 1558
91. Jerome Kersey 1557
92. Charles Oakley 1550
93. Dick Barnett 1539
94. Vince Carter 1538
95. Rik Smits 1537
96. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
97. Michael Finley 1525
98. Shawn Kemp 1522
99. Shawn Marion 1519
100. James Harden 1507
101. Chris Webber 1495
102. Stephen Curry 1488
103. Sidney Moncrief 1487
104. Earl Monroe* 1471
105. Vlade Divac 1468
106. Amar'e Stoudemire 1461
  Jack Sikma 1461
108. Richard Jefferson 1456
109. Bobby Jones 1453
  Clifford Robinson 1453
111. Chris Paul 1452
112. Walter Davis 1450
  Gail Goodrich* 1450
114. Ricky Pierce 1447
115. Bill Sharman* 1446
116. Dan Majerle 1441
  Kenyon Martin 1441
118. Detlef Schrempf 1432
119. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
120. Carlos Boozer 1420
121. Lamar Odom 1407
122. Bailey Howell* 1401
123. Chris Bosh 1388
124. Vinnie Johnson 1387
125. Darryl Dawkins 1375
126. Peja Stojakovic 1367
127. John Starks 1363
128. Willis Reed* 1358
129. Rajon Rondo 1355
130. Bill Laimbeer 1354
131. Rudy LaRusso 1344
132. Steve Smith 1338
133. Paul Westphal 1337
134. Deron Williams 1334
135. Frank Ramsey* 1331
136. Mike Bibby 1324
137. A.C. Green 1315
138. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
139. Lou Hudson 1300
140. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
141. Klay Thompson 1270
142. Wes Unseld* 1260
143. Andrew Toney 1254
144. Bob Lanier* 1244
145. Latrell Sprewell 1223
146. Bill Bradley* 1222
147. Allan Houston 1214
148. Buck Williams 1211
149. David West 1200
150. Fred Brown 1197
151. Jim McMillian 1194
152. Rashard Lewis 1192
153. Paul Arizin* 1186
154. Bill Bridges 1185
  Mark Jackson 1185
156. Metta World Peace 1180
157. Derrick McKey 1176
158. Eddie Johnson 1168
159. Marques Johnson 1163
160. Maurice Lucas 1159
161. Tom Sanders* 1142
162. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
163. J.R. Smith 1137
164. Mychal Thompson 1132
165. Archie Clark 1125
166. Jermaine O'Neal 1124
  Paul Silas 1124
168. Paul George 1122
169. Sean Elliott 1118
170. Cedric Maxwell 1116
171. Andre Iguodala 1113
172. Rolando Blackman 1110
173. Tracy McGrady 1109
174. Kawhi Leonard 1100
  Bill Cartwright 1100
176. Derek Harper 1094
177. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
178. Phil Chenier 1088
179. Jeff Mullins 1084
180. Dennis Rodman* 1081
181. Alvan Adams 1076
  Bob Love 1076
  Zach Randolph 1076
184. Zelmo Beaty* 1071
185. Larry Nance 1070
186. Josh Smith 1065
187. Toni Kukoc 1064
188. Hedo Turkoglu 1059
189. Hersey Hawkins 1043
190. Bryon Russell 1038
191. Eddie Jones 1037
192. Boris Diaw 1034
193. Nick Van Exel 1032
194. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
195. Antoine Walker 1030
  James Edwards 1030
197. Dan Issel* 1029
198. Norm Nixon 1027
199. Robert Reid 1025
200. Ron Harper 1013
201. Blake Griffin 1012
202. Dale Ellis 1011
203. Paul Millsap 1010
204. Stephen Jackson 1003
205. Luol Deng 986
206. Mario Elie 985
207. Jerry Stackhouse 984
208. Chris Mullin* 982
209. Jim Pollard* 977
210. Josh Howard 976
211. Derrick Rose 973
212. LaMarcus Aldridge 972
213. Serge Ibaka 971
214. Kevin Willis 970
215. Nate Thurmond* 966
216. George Hill 963
  Clyde Lovellette* 963
218. Al Horford 958
219. Jeff Malone 956
220. Leandro Barbosa 950
221. Avery Johnson 949
222. Calvin Murphy* 945
223. Tim Hardaway 943
224. Baron Davis 942
225. Ben Wallace 939
226. Larry Johnson 937
227. George Yardley* 933
  Red Kerr 933
229. Thurl Bailey 929
230. Doc Rivers 926
231. Slater Martin* 924
232. Dikembe Mutombo* 918
233. Jamal Crawford 913
234. Lionel Hollins 911
235. Anthony Mason 909
236. Antonio Davis 903
237. Larry Foust 902
238. Dale Davis 900
239. Max Zaslofsky 899
240. Marc Gasol 897
241. Jerry Lucas* 896
242. Elden Campbell 888
243. Glen Rice 884
244. Scott Wedman 882
245. Paul Pressey 881
246. Keith Erickson 872
  Mario Chalmers 872
248. Xavier McDaniel 867
249. Jalen Rose 863
250. Larry Siegfried 858
  Andre Miller 858

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. Mervin Jackson 609
  George Stone 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. Jackie Moreland 347
  Bobby Jones 347
63. Maurice McHartley 346
64. David Thompson* 343
  Julian Hammond 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. Ronald Thomas 228
  Jeffrey Congdon 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. Mike Barr 136
  Moses Malone* 136
126. Joe Hamilton 135
127. Walter Piatkowski 134
  Sonny Dove 134
129. Al Skinner 133
  Tom Thacker 133
131. Julius Keye 129
132. Wayne Chapman 126
133. Adrian Smith 125
  Bob Bedell 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. Jim Ard 78
  Warren Davis 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. Jim Bradley 61
  Larry Miller 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. Allan Bristow 45
  Ben Warley 45
187. Rich Peek 43
188. Gus Johnson* 42
  Jim McDaniels 42
190. Guy Manning 41
  Mike Flynn 41
192. Marlbert Pradd 40
  Arvesta Kelly 40
194. Jasper Wilson 39
  Jimmy Rayl 39
  John Smith 39
197. Grant Simmons 38
  Hank Whitney 38
199. Bud Olsen 37
  Dave Twardzik 37
201. Jay Miller 36
  Ken Wilburn 36
203. Lee Davis 34
204. Luther Green 33
205. Dennis Holman 31
  Roger Brown 31
207. Tommie Bowens 30
208. Will Frazier 29
  Jerry Pettway 29
  James Foster 29
  Len Chappell 29
212. Errol Palmer 28
  Stephen Chubin 28
214. Leroy Wright 26
  Roderick McDonald 26
216. Leary Lentz 25
217. Dennis Wuycik 24
218. John Trapp 22
  Shaler Halimon 22
  Hal Hale 22
  Dan Roundfield 22
  Wali Jones 22
223. Bobby Wilson 21
224. Bobby Croft 20
  Bobby Edmonds 20
  Howie Wright 20
227. Billy Schaeffer 19
  Calvin Fowler 19
  Dick Nemelka 19
230. Ron Widby 18
  Earle Higgins 18
  Bill Bunting 18
233. Erwin Mueller 17
  Rich Niemann 17
  Roy Ebron 17
  Pierre Russell 17
237. Carl Fuller 16
  Dan Hester 16
239. Dewitt Menyard 15
  Dan Anderson 15
241. Jim O'Brien 14
  Al Cueto 14
243. Mark Olberding 13
  Ron Bonham 13
  Tom Hoover 13
  Riney Lochmann 13
247. Bob Lackey 12
  Joe Roberts 12
  Howard Bayne 12
  Garfield Smith 12