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NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Steals

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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 STL
1. Scottie Pippen* 395
2. Michael Jordan* 376
3. Magic Johnson* 358
4. John Stockton* 338
5. Kobe Bryant 310
6. LeBron James 305
7. Jason Kidd 302
8. Larry Bird* 296
9. Maurice Cheeks 295
10. Julius Erving* 287
11. Clyde Drexler* 278
12. Robert Horry 276
13. Derek Fisher 272
14. Manu Ginobili 261
15. Karl Malone* 258
16. Dwyane Wade 250
17. Dennis Johnson* 247
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
19. Isiah Thomas* 234
20. Byron Scott 226
21. Gary Payton* 216
22. Michael Cooper 203
23. Paul Pierce 200
24. Ben Wallace 199
25. Charles Barkley* 193
26. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
27. Tony Parker 186
28. Rajon Rondo 181
29. Kevin Garnett 178
  Charles Oakley 178
31. James Worthy* 177
32. Gus Williams 174
33. Danny Ainge 172
34. Horace Grant 171
35. Jeff Hornacek 170
36. Jerome Kersey 168
37. Tim Duncan 166
38. Dan Majerle 164
  Ray Allen 164
40. Bobby Jones 160
41. David Robinson* 151
42. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
44. Allen Iverson 147
  Dirk Nowitzki 147
  Chris Paul 147
47. Reggie Miller* 146
48. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
50. Ron Harper 141
  Clifford Robinson 141
52. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
54. Kevin Johnson 132
  Tony Allen 132
56. Nate McMillan 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Mark Jackson 131
59. Shawn Marion 128
60. Doc Rivers 125
61. Patrick Ewing* 122
  Richard Hamilton 122
63. Kenyon Martin 121
64. John Starks 120
65. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Don Buse 119
68. Sam Perkins 118
  Mario Chalmers 118
70. Vlade Divac 117
  Shaquille O'Neal 117
72. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
74. Lionel Hollins 114
  Baron Davis 114
76. Russell Westbrook 112
77. Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
79. Bryon Russell 110
  James Harden 110
81. Tayshaun Prince 109
82. Bruce Bowen 108
  Andre Iguodala 108
84. Rick Barry* 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Jason Terry 106
90. Charlie Ward 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  Sam Cassell 105
93. Avery Johnson 102
94. Kawhi Leonard 101
95. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
97. Shawn Kemp 99
98. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
100. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
102. Toni Kukoc 95
  Craig Hodges 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
105. Mario Elie 94
106. George McGinnis 93
  Doug Christie 93
  Trevor Ariza 93
109. Paul George 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
114. Vince Carter 90
  Buck Williams 90
116. Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
119. Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
  Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
123. Mike Gale 87
  Kerry Kittles 87
125. Kurt Rambis 85
126. George Gervin* 84
  Rick Fox 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
130. Carmelo Anthony 83
131. Joe Johnson 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
  Greg Anthony 82
134. Paul Silas 81
  Hedo Turkoglu 81
  Aaron McKie 81
  Kevin Durant 81
138. Deron Williams 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Gar Heard 80
142. Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
  Matt Barnes 79
  George Hill 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
148. Dave Cowens* 78
  Gerald Henderson 78
150. Steve Smith 77
  Shane Battier 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
153. Peja Stojakovic 76
154. Thabo Sefolosha 75
  Richard Jefferson 75
  Dan Issel* 75
157. Chris Mullin* 74
  Dwight Howard 74
  Kirk Hinrich 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Fred Brown 74
162. Josh Smith 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
168. Lamar Odom 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
  Nick Anderson 72
171. Mike Conley 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
  Stephen Curry 71
174. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
176. Bob Dandridge 69
  Danny Green 69
  Paul Millsap 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
181. Wes Unseld* 67
  George Lynch 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
185. Josh Howard 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Don Chaney 66
  Brian Taylor 66
190. Vinnie Johnson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  James Posey 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  John Paxson 65
  J.R. Smith 65
197. Nick Van Exel 64
  Pau Gasol 64
  Larry Kenon 64
  Mark Price 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
202. Scott Wedman 63
  Boris Diaw 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White* 63
207. Detlef Schrempf 62
  Ted McClain 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  Chris Childs 62
  David Wesley 62
213. Nene Hilario 61
  Marcus Camby 61
215. John Havlicek* 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
  Kevin Willis 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
219. Phil Chenier 59
  Sean Elliott 59
  Larry Nance 59
222. Allen Leavell 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Amar'e Stoudemire 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Joakim Noah 58
  Delonte West 58
  Andrew Toney 58
229. Caldwell Jones 57
  Antonio Davis 57
231. Devean George 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  James Silas 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Draymond Green 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
241. David West 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  Luol Deng 55
245. Jeff Teague 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
  Anthony Mason 54
250. Kendrick Perkins 53
  Ron Boone 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
  Kyle Korver 53
  Jimmy Jones 53

NBA

Rank Player STL
1. Scottie Pippen* 395
2. Michael Jordan* 376
3. Magic Johnson* 358
4. John Stockton* 338
5. Kobe Bryant 310
6. LeBron James 305
7. Jason Kidd 302
8. Larry Bird* 296
9. Maurice Cheeks 295
10. Clyde Drexler* 278
11. Robert Horry 276
12. Derek Fisher 272
13. Manu Ginobili 261
14. Karl Malone* 258
15. Dwyane Wade 250
16. Dennis Johnson* 247
17. Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
18. Julius Erving* 235
19. Isiah Thomas* 234
20. Byron Scott 226
21. Gary Payton* 216
22. Michael Cooper 203
23. Paul Pierce 200
24. Ben Wallace 199
25. Charles Barkley* 193
26. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
27. Tony Parker 186
28. Rajon Rondo 181
29. Kevin Garnett 178
  Charles Oakley 178
31. James Worthy* 177
32. Gus Williams 174
33. Danny Ainge 172
34. Horace Grant 171
35. Jeff Hornacek 170
36. Jerome Kersey 168
37. Tim Duncan 166
38. Ray Allen 164
  Dan Majerle 164
40. David Robinson* 151
41. Chauncey Billups 148
  Derek Harper 148
43. Allen Iverson 147
  Chris Paul 147
  Dirk Nowitzki 147
46. Reggie Miller* 146
47. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
49. Ron Harper 141
  Clifford Robinson 141
51. Terry Porter 137
  Jamaal Wilkes* 137
53. Bobby Jones 132
  Tony Allen 132
  Kevin Johnson 132
56. Nate McMillan 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Mark Jackson 131
59. Shawn Marion 128
60. Doc Rivers 125
61. Richard Hamilton 122
  Patrick Ewing* 122
63. Kenyon Martin 121
64. John Starks 120
65. Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Hersey Hawkins 119
67. Mario Chalmers 118
  Sam Perkins 118
69. Vlade Divac 117
  Shaquille O'Neal 117
71. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
73. Lionel Hollins 114
  Baron Davis 114
75. Russell Westbrook 112
76. Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
78. Bryon Russell 110
  James Harden 110
80. Tayshaun Prince 109
81. Andre Iguodala 108
  Bruce Bowen 108
83. Jason Terry 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
89. Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  Charlie Ward 105
92. Avery Johnson 102
93. Kawhi Leonard 101
94. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
96. Shawn Kemp 99
97. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
99. Elvin Hayes* 97
  Jack Sikma 97
101. Craig Hodges 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
104. Mario Elie 94
105. Trevor Ariza 93
  Doug Christie 93
107. Paul George 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Chris Webber 91
111. Buck Williams 90
  Vince Carter 90
113. Norm Nixon 89
  Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
116. Tim Hardaway 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Walter Davis 88
  Alvan Adams 88
120. Kerry Kittles 87
121. Kurt Rambis 85
122. Rick Fox 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
125. Carmelo Anthony 83
126. Greg Anthony 82
  Joe Johnson 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
129. Paul Silas 81
  Kevin Durant 81
  Aaron McKie 81
  Hedo Turkoglu 81
133. Tyrone Corbin 80
  Gar Heard 80
  Deron Williams 80
  Larry Hughes 80
137. George Hill 79
  Matt Barnes 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  Tom Henderson 79
143. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
145. Steve Smith 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Shane Battier 77
148. Peja Stojakovic 76
149. Thabo Sefolosha 75
  Richard Jefferson 75
151. Kirk Hinrich 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Dwight Howard 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
156. Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Josh Smith 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
162. Bob McAdoo* 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
165. Mike Conley 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
  Maurice Lucas 71
  Stephen Curry 71
169. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
171. Bob Dandridge 69
  Paul Millsap 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  Danny Green 69
  George Gervin* 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
177. Wes Unseld* 67
  George Lynch 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
181. Steve Nash 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Don Chaney 66
185. Andrei Kirilenko 65
  J.R. Smith 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
192. Pau Gasol 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Mark Price 64
196. Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White* 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Boris Diaw 63
201. Detlef Schrempf 62
  Chris Childs 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  David Wesley 62
  Tom Chambers 62
206. Nene Hilario 61
  Marcus Camby 61
208. John Havlicek* 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Kevin Willis 60
211. Phil Chenier 59
  Sean Elliott 59
  Larry Nance 59
214. Andrew Toney 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Delonte West 58
  Amar'e Stoudemire 58
  Joakim Noah 58
221. Antonio Davis 57
222. Mychal Thompson 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Draymond Green 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Devean George 56
231. Rafer Alston 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Luol Deng 55
  David West 55
235. Kenny Smith 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Jeff Teague 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
240. Tracy McGrady 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53
  Kyle Korver 53
243. Anthony Johnson 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  John Lucas 52
  Chris Ford 52
  Gerald Wilkins 52
  Brian Winters 52
249. Caldwell Jones 51
  Jamaal Tinsley 51
  Clifford Ray 51
  Marc Gasol 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
  Rik Smits 51
  Greg Ballard 51
  Antonio McDyess 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Jason Williams 51
  Elden Campbell 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51

ABA

Rank Player STL
1. Don Buse 82
2. Brian Taylor 66
3. George McGinnis 52
  Julius Erving* 52
5. Mike Gale 50
6. Ron Boone 44
7. Ralph Simpson 43
8. Ted McClain 41
9. Freddie Lewis 40
10. Louie Dampier* 36
11. Fatty Taylor 35
12. Rich Jones 33
  Artis Gilmore* 33
  Dan Issel* 33
15. Larry Kenon 30
16. Wendell Ladner 29
17. Mack Calvin 28
  Bobby Jones 28
  Wil Jones 28
20. Jimmy Jones 27
21. Len Elmore 26
22. Mike Barr 25
  Willie Wise 25
24. Kevin Joyce 24
  James Silas 24
26. Darnell Hillman 22
  Jim Eakins 22
28. Al Skinner 21
  John Williamson 21
  Chuck Williams 21
31. Marvin Barnes 20
  Maurice Lucas 20
  Bird Averitt 20
34. Gerald Govan 19
  Billy Knight 19
36. Zelmo Beaty 18
  Ronald Thomas 18
38. Don Adams 17
39. Stew Johnson 16
  George Karl 16
  David Thompson* 16
42. Coby Dietrick 15
  George Gervin* 15
44. Dave Robisch 14
  Gus Gerard 14
46. Billy Paultz 13
  Roger Brown* 13
  Bill Keller 13
49. Mel Daniels* 12
  John Roche 12
51. Billy Shepherd 11
  Bo Lamar 11
53. Mike Green 10
  Johnny Neumann 10
  Kim Hughes 10
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 10
57. Collis Jones 9
  Tim Bassett 9
  Rick Mount 9
60. Joe Caldwell 8
  Byron Beck 8
  Claude Terry 8
63. Gene Littles 7
  Bruce Seals 7
65. Donnie Freeman 6
  Tom Owens 6
  Caldwell Jones 6
68. Marv Roberts 5
  George Carter 5
  Allan Bristow 5
  Johnny Baum 5
72. Joe Hamilton 4
  Walter Simon 4
  Red Robbins 4
  Randy Denton 4
  James Foster 4
  Wali Jones 4
  Jim Bradley 4
  Swen Nater 4
  Billy Cunningham* 4
  George Adams 4
  Bill Melchionni 4
83. Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Jim McDaniels 3
  Mike Flynn 3
  Jim O'Brien 3
  George Irvine 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Chuck Terry 3
  Cincinnatus Powell 3
  Dave Twardzik 3
92. Willard Sojourner 2
  Jim Chones 2
  Al Smith 2
  Steve Jones 2
  Dan Roundfield 2
  Oliver Taylor 2
  Charles Jordan 2
  Bob Warren 2
100. Henry Ward 1
  Barry Parkhill 1
  Monte Towe 1
  Goo Kennedy 1
  Donald Washington 1
  Marvin Webster 1
106. Simmie Hill 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Roger Brown 0
  Fly Williams 0
  Moses Malone* 0
  Travis Grant 0
  Larry Miller 0
  Billy Schaeffer 0
  Goose Ligon 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  William Franklin 0
  Hank Williams 0
  Gene Moore 0
  Dennis Wuycik 0
  Roy Ebron 0
  Charles Edge 0
  George Bucci 0
  John Beasley 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  Bob Netolicky 0