NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Steals

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player STL
1. Scottie Pippen* 395
2. Michael Jordan* 376
3. LeBron James 366
4. Magic Johnson* 358
5. John Stockton* 338
6. Kobe Bryant 310
7. Jason Kidd 302
8. Larry Bird* 296
9. Maurice Cheeks 295
10. Julius Erving* 287
11. Clyde Drexler* 278
12. Robert Horry 276
  Manu Ginobili 276
14. Derek Fisher 272
15. Dwyane Wade 266
16. Karl Malone* 258
17. Dennis Johnson* 247
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
19. Isiah Thomas* 234
20. Byron Scott 226
21. Gary Payton* 216
22. Paul Pierce 203
  Michael Cooper 203
24. Ben Wallace 199
25. Tony Parker 195
26. Charles Barkley* 193
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
28. Rajon Rondo 188
29. Charles Oakley 178
  Kevin Garnett 178
31. James Worthy* 177
32. Gus Williams 174
33. Danny Ainge 172
34. Horace Grant 171
35. Russell Westbrook 170
  Jeff Hornacek 170
37. Chris Paul 168
  Tim Duncan 168
  Jerome Kersey 168
40. Dan Majerle 164
  Ray Allen 164
42. Bobby Jones 160
43. David Robinson* 151
44. Dirk Nowitzki 149
45. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
47. Allen Iverson* 147
48. Reggie Miller* 146
49. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
51. Ron Harper 141
  Clifford Robinson 141
53. Andre Iguodala 139
  Kawhi Leonard 139
55. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
  Tony Allen 137
58. Kevin Johnson 132
59. Nate McMillan 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Mark Jackson 131
62. James Harden 130
63. Shawn Marion 128
64. Doc Rivers 125
65. Patrick Ewing* 122
  Richard Hamilton 122
67. Kenyon Martin 121
68. John Starks 120
69. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Don Buse 119
72. Sam Perkins 118
  Mario Chalmers 118
74. Vlade Divac 117
  Shaquille O'Neal* 117
76. Mookie Blaylock 116
  Paul Pressey 116
78. Baron Davis 114
  Lionel Hollins 114
80. Trevor Ariza 112
  Paul George 112
82. Jason Terry 111
  Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
85. Bryon Russell 110
86. Tayshaun Prince 109
87. Bruce Bowen 108
88. Robert Reid 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
93. Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  Charlie Ward 105
  Stephen Curry 105
97. Avery Johnson 102
98. A.C. Green 100
  Draymond Green 100
  Michael Finley 100
  Kevin Durant 100
102. Shawn Kemp 99
103. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
105. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
107. Joe Johnson 96
108. T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
  Craig Hodges 95
111. Vince Carter 94
  Mario Elie 94
113. J.R. Smith 93
  George McGinnis* 93
  Doug Christie 93
116. Danny Green 92
117. Eric Snow 91
  Paul Millsap 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
122. Buck Williams 90
123. Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
  Paul Westphal 89
126. Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
130. Mike Gale 87
  George Hill 87
  Kerry Kittles 87
133. Richard Jefferson 86
134. Kurt Rambis 85
  Thabo Sefolosha 85
136. Rick Fox 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
  George Gervin* 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Dwight Howard 84
141. Carmelo Anthony 83
  Matt Barnes 83
143. Deron Williams 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
  Greg Anthony 82
146. Aaron McKie 81
  Mike Conley 81
  Hedo Turkoglu 81
  Paul Silas 81
150. Gar Heard 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
  Larry Hughes 80
153. Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
157. Dave Cowens* 78
  Gerald Henderson 78
159. Craig Ehlo 77
  Steve Smith 77
  Shane Battier 77
162. Peja Stojakovic 76
163. Dan Issel* 75
164. Cedric Maxwell 74
  Josh Smith 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Kirk Hinrich 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
169. Latrell Sprewell 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
174. Bob McAdoo* 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
177. Mark Aguirre 71
178. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
180. Boris Diaw 69
  Bob Dandridge 69
  Anderson Varejao 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
185. Luol Deng 68
186. Wes Unseld* 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  George Lynch 67
189. Don Chaney 66
  Brian Taylor 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Kyle Lowry 66
195. Kyle Korver 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
  Klay Thompson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
203. Jeff Teague 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Al Horford 64
  Nene Hilario 64
  Mark Price 64
  Pau Gasol 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
  Larry Kenon 64
211. David West 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Amar'e Stoudemire 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White* 63
  Steve Kerr 63
217. Tom Chambers 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  Ted McClain 62
  Chris Childs 62
  David Wesley 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
223. Marcus Camby 61
224. John Havlicek* 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
  Kevin Willis 60
  Jimmy Butler 60
  Jamal Crawford 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Leandro Barbosa 60
231. Larry Nance 59
  Sean Elliott 59
  Phil Chenier 59
234. Andre Miller 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Joakim Noah 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Delonte West 58
  Andrew Toney 58
240. Kyrie Irving 57
  Antonio Davis 57
  Caldwell Jones 57
243. Monta Ellis 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Devean George 56
  James Silas 56
  Stacey Augmon 56

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player STL
1. Scottie Pippen* 395
2. Michael Jordan* 376
3. LeBron James 366
4. Magic Johnson* 358
5. John Stockton* 338
6. Kobe Bryant 310
7. Jason Kidd 302
8. Larry Bird* 296
9. Maurice Cheeks 295
10. Clyde Drexler* 278
11. Manu Ginobili 276
  Robert Horry 276
13. Derek Fisher 272
14. Dwyane Wade 266
15. Karl Malone* 258
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. Paul Pierce 203
  Michael Cooper 203
24. Ben Wallace 199
25. Tony Parker 195
26. Charles Barkley* 193
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
28. Rajon Rondo 188
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
  Russell Westbrook 170
37. Chris Paul 168
  Tim Duncan 168
  Jerome Kersey 168
40. Ray Allen 164
  Dan Majerle 164
42. David Robinson* 151
43. Dirk Nowitzki 149
44. Chauncey Billups 148
  Derek Harper 148
46. Allen Iverson* 147
47. Reggie Miller* 146
48. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
50. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
52. Kawhi Leonard 139
  Andre Iguodala 139
54. Tony Allen 137
  Terry Porter 137
  Jamaal Wilkes* 137
57. Bobby Jones 132
  Kevin Johnson 132
59. Nate McMillan 131
  Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
62. James Harden 130
63. Shawn Marion 128
64. Doc Rivers 125
65. Richard Hamilton 122
  Patrick Ewing* 122
67. Kenyon Martin 121
68. John Starks 120
69. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
71. Mario Chalmers 118
  Sam Perkins 118
73. Shaquille O'Neal* 117
  Vlade Divac 117
75. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
77. Lionel Hollins 114
  Baron Davis 114
79. Trevor Ariza 112
  Paul George 112
81. Derrick McKey 111
  Jason Terry 111
  Mike Bibby 111
84. Bryon Russell 110
85. Tayshaun Prince 109
86. Bruce Bowen 108
87. Robert Reid 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
92. Eddie Jones 105
  Charlie Ward 105
  Stephen Curry 105
  Sam Cassell 105
96. Avery Johnson 102
97. Draymond Green 100
  A.C. Green 100
  Michael Finley 100
  Kevin Durant 100
101. Shawn Kemp 99
102. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
104. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
106. Joe Johnson 96
107. Craig Hodges 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
110. Mario Elie 94
  Vince Carter 94
112. Doug Christie 93
  J.R. Smith 93
114. Danny Green 92
115. Joe Dumars* 91
  Paul Millsap 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Eric Snow 91
119. Buck Williams 90
120. Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
  Norm Nixon 89
123. Tim Hardaway 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Walter Davis 88
  Alvan Adams 88
127. George Hill 87
  Kerry Kittles 87
129. Richard Jefferson 86
130. Thabo Sefolosha 85
  Kurt Rambis 85
132. Dwight Howard 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
  Rick Fox 84
  Moses Malone* 84
136. Carmelo Anthony 83
  Matt Barnes 83
138. Deron Williams 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
  Greg Anthony 82
141. Paul Silas 81
  Mike Conley 81
  Hedo Turkoglu 81
  Aaron McKie 81
145. Larry Hughes 80
  Gar Heard 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
148. Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
152. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
154. Craig Ehlo 77
  Shane Battier 77
  Steve Smith 77
157. Peja Stojakovic 76
158. Kirk Hinrich 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Josh Smith 74
163. Chris Bosh 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
168. Bob McAdoo* 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
171. Mark Aguirre 71
  Maurice Lucas 71
173. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
175. George Gervin* 69
  Bob Dandridge 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  Boris Diaw 69
  Anderson Varejao 69
181. Luol Deng 68
182. George Lynch 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
185. Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Don Chaney 66
  Kyle Lowry 66
  Josh Howard 66
190. Kyle Korver 65
  Klay Thompson 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Steve Mix 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
198. Mark Price 64
  Jeff Teague 64
  Pau Gasol 64
  Al Horford 64
  Nene Hilario 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
205. Jo Jo White* 63
  David West 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Amar'e Stoudemire 63
211. Chris Childs 62
  David Wesley 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
216. Marcus Camby 61
217. Carlos Boozer 60
  Jamal Crawford 60
  Jimmy Butler 60
  Leandro Barbosa 60
  John Havlicek* 60
  Kevin Willis 60
223. Sean Elliott 59
  Larry Nance 59
  Phil Chenier 59
226. Andre Miller 58
  Allen Leavell 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Joakim Noah 58
  Delonte West 58
232. Antonio Davis 57
  Kyrie Irving 57
234. Monta Ellis 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Devean George 56
  Glen Davis 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Marques Johnson 56
243. Blake Griffin 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Rafer Alston 55
246. Rodney Rogers 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Anthony Mason 54
250. Tracy McGrady* 53
  Marc Gasol 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53

ABA

ABA Table
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. Artis Gilmore* 33
  Dan Issel* 33
  Rich Jones 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. Willie Wise 25
  Mike Barr 25
24. Kevin Joyce 24
  James Silas 24
26. Jim Eakins 22
  Darnell Hillman 22
28. Al Skinner 21
  Chuck Williams 21
  John Williamson 21
31. Marvin Barnes 20
  Maurice Lucas 20
  Bird Averitt 20
34. Billy Knight 19
  Gerald Govan 19
36. Zelmo Beaty* 18
  Ronald Thomas 18
38. Don Adams 17
39. Stew Johnson 16
  David Thompson* 16
  George Karl 16
42. George Gervin* 15
  Coby Dietrick 15
44. Gus Gerard 14
  Dave Robisch 14
46. Bill Keller 13
  Billy Paultz 13
  Roger Brown* 13
49. Mel Daniels* 12
  John Roche 12
51. Bo Lamar 11
  Billy Shepherd 11
53. Jan Van Breda Kolff 10
  Mike Green 10
  Johnny Neumann 10
  Kim Hughes 10
57. Collis Jones 9
  Tim Bassett 9
  Rick Mount 9
60. Claude Terry 8
  Byron Beck 8
  Joe Caldwell 8
63. Bruce Seals 7
  Gene Littles 7
65. Caldwell Jones 6
  Tom Owens 6
  Donnie Freeman 6
68. Johnny Baum 5
  Marv Roberts 5
  George Carter 5
  Allan Bristow 5
72. George Adams 4
  Bill Melchionni 4
  Joe Hamilton 4
  Walter Simon 4
  Red Robbins 4
  Randy Denton 4
  Jimmy 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
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  George Irvine 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Chuck Terry 3
92. Charles Jordan 2
  Bob Warren 2
  Willard Sojourner 2
  Jim Chones 2
  Al Smith 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. George Bucci 0
  Charles Edge 0
  Roy Ebron 0
  Dennis Wuycik 0
  Gene Moore 0
  Bob Netolicky 0
  Hank Williams 0
  Billy Schaeffer 0
  Larry Miller 0
  Travis Grant 0
  Moses Malone* 0
  Fly Williams 0
  Roger Brown 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Simmie Hill 0
  Goose Ligon 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  William Franklin 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  John Beasley 0
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