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NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Steals

Click on the Player for career stats and accomplishments.
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. Jason Kidd 302
7. Larry Bird* 296
8. Maurice Cheeks 295
  LeBron James 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. Ray Allen 164
  Dan Majerle 164
40. Bobby Jones 160
41. David Robinson* 151
42. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
44. Allen Iverson 147
  Chris Paul 147
  Dirk Nowitzki 147
47. Reggie Miller* 146
48. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
50. Ron Harper 141
  Clifford Robinson 141
52. Terry Porter 137
  Jamaal Wilkes* 137
54. Kevin Johnson 132
  Tony Allen 132
56. Mark Jackson 131
  Nate McMillan 131
  Metta World Peace 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. Don Buse 119
  Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
68. Mario Chalmers 118
  Sam Perkins 118
70. Shaquille O'Neal 117
  Vlade Divac 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
80. Tayshaun Prince 109
81. Bruce Bowen 108
82. Dennis Rodman* 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Rick Barry* 106
87. Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  James Harden 105
  Charlie Ward 105
91. Jason Terry 104
92. Avery Johnson 102
93. Kawhi Leonard 101
94. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
96. Shawn Kemp 99
97. Stephen Jackson 98
  Terry Cummings 98
99. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
101. Craig Hodges 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
104. Mario Elie 94
  Andre Iguodala 94
106. Doug Christie 93
  George McGinnis 93
108. Eric Snow 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
  Paul George 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
113. Buck Williams 90
  Vince Carter 90
115. Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
  Trevor Ariza 89
  Paul Westphal 89
119. Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
123. Mike Gale 87
  Kerry Kittles 87
125. Kurt Rambis 85
126. Rick Fox 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
  George Gervin* 84
130. Carmelo Anthony 83
131. Joe Johnson 82
  Greg Anthony 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
134. Aaron McKie 81
  Hedo Turkoglu 81
  Paul Silas 81
  Kevin Durant 81
138. Tyrone Corbin 80
  Deron Williams 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Gar Heard 80
142. Antoine Walker 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  Matt Barnes 79
  Tom Henderson 79
  George Hill 79
  Dale Davis 79
148. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
150. Shane Battier 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Steve Smith 77
153. Peja Stojakovic 76
154. Dan Issel* 75
  Thabo Sefolosha 75
  Richard Jefferson 75
157. Chris Mullin* 74
  Kirk Hinrich 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Fred Brown 74
161. Caron Butler 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Josh Smith 73
167. Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
170. Mike Conley 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
172. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
  Dwight Howard 70
175. Bob Dandridge 69
  Danny Green 69
  Paul Millsap 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
180. Anderson Varejao 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  George Lynch 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
184. Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Don Chaney 66
  Brian Taylor 66
  Josh Howard 66
189. James Posey 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  John Paxson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
195. Pau Gasol 64
  Larry Kenon 64
  Mark Price 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
200. Boris Diaw 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White* 63
  Scott Wedman 63
205. Ted McClain 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  Chris Childs 62
  David Wesley 62
  J.R. Smith 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
212. Nene Hilario 61
  Marcus Camby 61
214. John Havlicek* 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Kevin Willis 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
218. Sean Elliott 59
  Phil Chenier 59
  Larry Nance 59
221. Andre Miller 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Joakim Noah 58
  Delonte West 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Amar'e Stoudemire 58
  Allen Leavell 58
228. Antonio Davis 57
  Caldwell Jones 57
230. Devean George 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  James Silas 56
239. Larry Johnson 55
  Luol Deng 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  Stephen Curry 55
  David West 55
244. Anthony Mason 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
248. Ron Boone 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
  Kyle Korver 53
  Jeff Teague 53
  Jimmy Jones 53
  Kendrick Perkins 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. Jason Kidd 302
7. Larry Bird* 296
8. Maurice Cheeks 295
  LeBron James 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
  Dirk Nowitzki 147
  Chris Paul 147
46. Reggie Miller* 146
47. Robert Parish* 145
  Rasheed Wallace 145
49. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
51. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
53. Kevin Johnson 132
  Tony Allen 132
  Bobby Jones 132
56. Metta World Peace 131
  Nate McMillan 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. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
67. Sam Perkins 118
  Mario Chalmers 118
69. Shaquille O'Neal 117
  Vlade Divac 117
71. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
73. Baron Davis 114
  Lionel Hollins 114
75. Russell Westbrook 112
76. Mike Bibby 111
  Derrick McKey 111
78. Bryon Russell 110
79. Tayshaun Prince 109
80. Bruce Bowen 108
81. Sidney Moncrief 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
86. Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  James Harden 105
  Charlie Ward 105
90. Jason Terry 104
91. Avery Johnson 102
92. Kawhi Leonard 101
93. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
95. Shawn Kemp 99
96. Stephen Jackson 98
  Terry Cummings 98
98. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
100. T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
  Craig Hodges 95
103. Mario Elie 94
  Andre Iguodala 94
105. Doug Christie 93
106. Chris Webber 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Paul George 91
110. Buck Williams 90
  Vince Carter 90
112. Fat Lever 89
  Trevor Ariza 89
  Norm Nixon 89
  Paul Westphal 89
116. Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
120. Kerry Kittles 87
121. Kurt Rambis 85
122. Moses Malone* 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
  Rick Fox 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
  Larry Hughes 80
  Deron Williams 80
  Gar Heard 80
137. Tom Henderson 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  Dale Davis 79
  George Hill 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Matt Barnes 79
143. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
145. Craig Ehlo 77
  Steve Smith 77
  Shane Battier 77
148. Peja Stojakovic 76
149. Richard Jefferson 75
  Thabo Sefolosha 75
151. Cedric Maxwell 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
  Kirk Hinrich 74
  Fred Brown 74
155. Latrell Sprewell 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Josh Smith 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
161. Bob McAdoo* 72
  Nick Anderson 72
  Lamar Odom 72
164. Mike Conley 71
  Maurice Lucas 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
167. Ricky Pierce 70
  Dwight Howard 70
  Johnny Moore 70
170. Bob Dandridge 69
  Paul Millsap 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  Danny Green 69
  George Gervin* 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
176. George Lynch 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
180. Don Chaney 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Josh Howard 66
184. Andrei Kirilenko 65
  James Posey 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  John Paxson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
190. Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Pau Gasol 64
  Mark Price 64
194. Jo Jo White* 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Boris Diaw 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Steve Kerr 63
199. J.R. Smith 62
  David Wesley 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Chris Childs 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  Tom Chambers 62
205. Marcus Camby 61
  Nene Hilario 61
207. Carlos Boozer 60
  John Havlicek* 60
  Kevin Willis 60
210. Larry Nance 59
  Sean Elliott 59
  Phil Chenier 59
213. Udonis Haslem 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Delonte West 58
  Amar'e Stoudemire 58
  Joakim Noah 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Andrew Toney 58
220. Antonio Davis 57
221. Otis Birdsong 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Devean George 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Marques Johnson 56
229. Luol Deng 55
  David West 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Stephen Curry 55
  Rafer Alston 55
234. Kenny Smith 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
238. Kyle Korver 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
  Jeff Teague 53
242. Chris Ford 52
  Gerald Wilkins 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  Brian Winters 52
  John Lucas 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
248. Rik Smits 51
  Caldwell Jones 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51
  Elden Campbell 51
  Jason Williams 51
  Greg Ballard 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Jamaal Tinsley 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
  Marc Gasol 51
  Clifford Ray 51
  Antonio McDyess 51

ABA

Rank Player STL
1. Don Buse 82
2. Brian Taylor 66
3. Julius Erving* 52
  George McGinnis 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. Dan Issel* 33
  Rich Jones 33
  Artis Gilmore* 33
15. Larry Kenon 30
16. Wendell Ladner 29
17. Wil Jones 28
  Bobby Jones 28
  Mack Calvin 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. John Williamson 21
  Chuck Williams 21
  Al Skinner 21
31. Marvin Barnes 20
  Maurice Lucas 20
  Bird Averitt 20
34. Gerald Govan 19
  Billy Knight 19
36. Ronald Thomas 18
  Zelmo Beaty 18
38. Don Adams 17
39. George Karl 16
  David Thompson* 16
  Stew Johnson 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. Jan Van Breda Kolff 10
  Mike Green 10
  Johnny Neumann 10
  Kim Hughes 10
57. Rick Mount 9
  Tim Bassett 9
  Collis Jones 9
60. Claude Terry 8
  Byron Beck 8
  Joe Caldwell 8
63. Gene Littles 7
  Bruce Seals 7
65. Caldwell Jones 6
  Tom Owens 6
  Donnie Freeman 6
68. Allan Bristow 5
  George Carter 5
  Marv Roberts 5
  Johnny Baum 5
72. Walter Simon 4
  Joe Hamilton 4
  Bill Melchionni 4
  George Adams 4
  Red Robbins 4
  Randy Denton 4
  James Foster 4
  Wali Jones 4
  Jim Bradley 4
  Swen Nater 4
  Billy Cunningham* 4
83. Jim O'Brien 3
  Dave Twardzik 3
  Cincinnatus Powell 3
  Mike Flynn 3
  Jim McDaniels 3
  George Irvine 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Chuck Terry 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
92. Al Smith 2
  Charles Jordan 2
  Bob Warren 2
  Willard Sojourner 2
  Jim Chones 2
  Steve Jones 2
  Dan Roundfield 2
  Oliver Taylor 2
100. Marvin Webster 1
  Henry Ward 1
  Barry Parkhill 1
  Monte Towe 1
  Goo Kennedy 1
  Donald Washington 1
106. Larry Miller 0
  Billy Schaeffer 0
  Hank Williams 0
  Bob Netolicky 0
  Gene Moore 0
  Dennis Wuycik 0
  Roy Ebron 0
  Charles Edge 0
  Travis Grant 0
  Moses Malone* 0
  Fly Williams 0
  John Beasley 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  William Franklin 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  George Bucci 0
  Simmie Hill 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Roger Brown 0
  Goose Ligon 0