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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. Jason Kidd 302
7. Larry Bird* 296
8. Maurice Cheeks 295
9. Julius Erving* 287
10. Clyde Drexler* 278
11. Robert Horry 276
12. LeBron James 273
13. Derek Fisher 272
14. Karl Malone* 258
15. Manu Ginobili 257
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. Ben Wallace 199
24. Paul Pierce 194
25. Charles Barkley* 193
26. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
27. Tony Parker 184
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. Ray Allen 164
  Dan Majerle 164
39. Bobby Jones 160
40. Tim Duncan 157
41. David Robinson* 151
42. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
44. Allen Iverson 147
45. Reggie Miller* 146
46. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Dirk Nowitzki 145
  Robert Parish* 145
49. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
51. Terry Porter 137
  Jamaal Wilkes* 137
53. Kevin Johnson 132
54. Mark Jackson 131
  Nate McMillan 131
  Metta World Peace 131
57. Shawn Marion 126
58. Chris Paul 125
  Doc Rivers 125
60. Richard Hamilton 122
  Patrick Ewing* 122
62. Kenyon Martin 121
63. John Starks 120
64. Don Buse 119
  Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 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. Mike Bibby 111
  Derrick McKey 111
78. Bryon Russell 110
79. Tayshaun Prince 109
80. Tony Allen 108
  Bruce Bowen 108
82. Lindsey Hunter 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
87. Eddie Jones 105
  Sam Cassell 105
  Charlie Ward 105
90. Avery Johnson 102
91. A.C. Green 100
  Michael Finley 100
93. Shawn Kemp 99
94. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
96. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
98. Toni Kukoc 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
  Craig Hodges 95
101. Mario Elie 94
102. Doug Christie 93
  Kawhi Leonard 93
  George McGinnis 93
105. Paul George 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Jason Terry 91
111. Buck Williams 90
112. Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
115. Alvan Adams 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Walter Davis 88
119. Mike Gale 87
  Kerry Kittles 87
121. Kurt Rambis 85
122. Bill Laimbeer 84
  George Gervin* 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Rick Fox 84
126. Andre Iguodala 83
  Carmelo Anthony 83
  Vince Carter 83
129. B.J. Armstrong 82
  Greg Anthony 82
  James Harden 82
132. Aaron McKie 81
  Kevin Durant 81
  Paul Silas 81
135. Gar Heard 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
138. Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  George Hill 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
143. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
145. Hedo Turkoglu 77
  Shane Battier 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Steve Smith 77
149. Peja Stojakovic 76
150. Joe Johnson 75
  Thabo Sefolosha 75
  Dan Issel* 75
153. Chris Mullin* 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
156. Richard Jefferson 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Chris Bosh 73
162. Nick Anderson 72
  Deron Williams 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
166. Kirk Hinrich 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
168. Ricky Pierce 70
  Johnny Moore 70
170. Bob Dandridge 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
173. George Lynch 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
177. Steve Nash 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Don Chaney 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Brian Taylor 66
182. Kevin McHale* 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
188. Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Larry Kenon 64
  Josh Smith 64
  Mark Price 64
193. Jo Jo White 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Trevor Ariza 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Scott Wedman 63
198. Ted McClain 62
  Danny Green 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  David Wesley 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Chris Childs 62
205. Marcus Camby 61
206. John Havlicek* 60
  Mike Conley 60
  Kevin Willis 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
211. Pau Gasol 59
  Larry Nance 59
  Phil Chenier 59
  Matt Barnes 59
  Sean Elliott 59
216. Udonis Haslem 58
  Delonte West 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Boris Diaw 58
222. Caldwell Jones 57
  Antonio Davis 57
  Amar'e Stoudemire 57
225. Mychal Thompson 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  James Silas 56
  Devean George 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Marques Johnson 56
233. Larry Johnson 55
  Luol Deng 55
  David West 55
  Rafer Alston 55
237. Rodney Rogers 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Kenny Smith 54
241. Jimmy Jones 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53
  Ron Boone 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
245. Gerald Wilkins 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  Nene Hilario 52
  Chris Ford 52
  Brian Winters 52
  John Lucas 52

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
9. Clyde Drexler* 278
10. Robert Horry 276
11. LeBron James 273
12. Derek Fisher 272
13. Karl Malone* 258
14. Manu Ginobili 257
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. Ben Wallace 199
24. Paul Pierce 194
25. Charles Barkley* 193
26. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
27. Tony Parker 184
28. Rajon Rondo 181
29. Charles Oakley 178
  Kevin Garnett 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. Dan Majerle 164
  Ray Allen 164
39. Tim Duncan 157
40. David Robinson* 151
41. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
43. Allen Iverson 147
44. Reggie Miller* 146
45. Robert Parish* 145
  Rasheed Wallace 145
  Dirk Nowitzki 145
48. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
50. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
52. Kevin Johnson 132
  Bobby Jones 132
54. Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Nate McMillan 131
57. Shawn Marion 126
58. Chris Paul 125
  Doc Rivers 125
60. Patrick Ewing* 122
  Richard Hamilton 122
62. Kenyon Martin 121
63. John Starks 120
64. Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Hersey Hawkins 119
66. Sam Perkins 118
  Mario Chalmers 118
68. Vlade Divac 117
  Shaquille O'Neal 117
70. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
72. Lionel Hollins 114
  Baron Davis 114
74. Russell Westbrook 112
75. Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
77. Bryon Russell 110
78. Tayshaun Prince 109
79. Tony Allen 108
  Bruce Bowen 108
81. Rick Barry* 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
86. Charlie Ward 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  Sam Cassell 105
89. Avery Johnson 102
90. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
92. Shawn Kemp 99
93. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
95. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
97. Toni Kukoc 95
  Craig Hodges 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
100. Mario Elie 94
101. Doug Christie 93
  Kawhi Leonard 93
103. Joe Dumars* 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Paul George 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Jason Terry 91
108. Buck Williams 90
109. Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
112. Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Alvan Adams 88
  Charles Johnson 88
116. Kerry Kittles 87
117. Kurt Rambis 85
118. Bill Laimbeer 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Rick Fox 84
121. Carmelo Anthony 83
  Andre Iguodala 83
  Vince Carter 83
124. B.J. Armstrong 82
  James Harden 82
  Greg Anthony 82
127. Paul Silas 81
  Kevin Durant 81
  Aaron McKie 81
130. Gar Heard 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
133. Calvin Murphy* 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Tom Henderson 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  George Hill 79
138. Dave Cowens* 78
  Gerald Henderson 78
140. Hedo Turkoglu 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Steve Smith 77
  Shane Battier 77
144. Peja Stojakovic 76
145. Thabo Sefolosha 75
  Joe Johnson 75
147. Fred Brown 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
150. Latrell Sprewell 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Richard Jefferson 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
156. Deron Williams 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
160. Maurice Lucas 71
  Kirk Hinrich 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
163. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
165. Adrian Dantley* 69
  Bob Dandridge 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  George Gervin* 69
169. George Lynch 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
173. Don Chaney 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
177. James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
183. Mark Price 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Josh Smith 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
187. Jo Jo White 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Trevor Ariza 63
192. Bob Lanier* 62
  Chris Childs 62
  David Wesley 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  Danny Green 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
198. Marcus Camby 61
199. Kevin Willis 60
  John Havlicek* 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Mike Conley 60
203. Larry Nance 59
  Phil Chenier 59
  Matt Barnes 59
  Pau Gasol 59
  Sean Elliott 59
208. Delonte West 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Boris Diaw 58
214. Antonio Davis 57
  Amar'e Stoudemire 57
216. Devean George 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
223. David West 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  Luol Deng 55
  Larry Johnson 55
227. Anthony Mason 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
231. Tracy McGrady 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53
233. Anthony Johnson 52
  Chris Ford 52
  Gerald Wilkins 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  John Lucas 52
  Nene Hilario 52
  Brian Winters 52
240. Clifford Ray 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Elden Campbell 51
  Rik Smits 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
  Jason Williams 51
  Greg Ballard 51
  Glen Davis 51
  Caldwell Jones 51
  Jamaal Tinsley 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51
  Antonio McDyess 51
  Dwight Howard 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. Rich Jones 33
  Dan Issel* 33
  Artis Gilmore* 33
15. Larry Kenon 30
16. Wendell Ladner 29
17. Bobby Jones 28
  Mack Calvin 28
  Wil Jones 28
20. Jimmy Jones 27
21. Len Elmore 26
22. Willie Wise 25
  Mike Barr 25
24. James Silas 24
  Kevin Joyce 24
26. Darnell Hillman 22
  Jim Eakins 22
28. Chuck Williams 21
  Al Skinner 21
  John Williamson 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. Gus Gerard 14
  Dave Robisch 14
46. Bill Keller 13
  Roger Brown* 13
  Billy Paultz 13
49. Mel Daniels* 12
  John Roche 12
51. Billy Shepherd 11
  Bo Lamar 11
53. Johnny Neumann 10
  Mike Green 10
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 10
  Kim Hughes 10
57. Rick Mount 9
  Collis Jones 9
  Tim Bassett 9
60. Byron Beck 8
  Claude Terry 8
  Joe Caldwell 8
63. Bruce Seals 7
  Gene Littles 7
65. Caldwell Jones 6
  Tom Owens 6
  Donnie Freeman 6
68. George Carter 5
  Marv Roberts 5
  Johnny Baum 5
  Allan Bristow 5
72. Billy Cunningham* 4
  Swen Nater 4
  Jim Bradley 4
  Wali Jones 4
  George Adams 4
  Bill Melchionni 4
  Red Robbins 4
  Joe Hamilton 4
  Walter Simon 4
  Randy Denton 4
  James Foster 4
83. Dave Twardzik 3
  Jim O'Brien 3
  Cincinnatus Powell 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Mike Flynn 3
  Jim McDaniels 3
  George Irvine 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Chuck Terry 3
92. Charles Jordan 2
  Dan Roundfield 2
  Oliver Taylor 2
  Bob Warren 2
  Willard Sojourner 2
  Jim Chones 2
  Al Smith 2
  Steve Jones 2
100. Donald Washington 1
  Marvin Webster 1
  Henry Ward 1
  Barry Parkhill 1
  Monte Towe 1
  Goo Kennedy 1
106. Dennis Wuycik 0
  Roy Ebron 0
  Charles Edge 0
  George Bucci 0
  Bob Netolicky 0
  John Beasley 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  William Franklin 0
  Gene Moore 0
  Hank Williams 0
  Billy Schaeffer 0
  Simmie Hill 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Roger Brown 0
  Fly Williams 0
  Moses Malone* 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Goose Ligon 0
  Larry Miller 0
  Travis Grant 0