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NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Steals

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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. Derek Fisher 259
13. Karl Malone* 258
14. Dennis Johnson* 247
15. Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
16. LeBron James 236
17. Isiah Thomas* 234
18. Byron Scott 226
19. Manu Ginobili 221
20. Dwyane Wade 220
21. Gary Payton* 216
22. Michael Cooper 203
23. Ben Wallace 199
24. Charles Barkley* 193
25. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
26. Rajon Rondo 181
27. Paul Pierce 180
28. Charles Oakley 178
29. James Worthy* 177
30. Gus Williams 174
31. Danny Ainge 172
32. Horace Grant 171
33. Jeff Hornacek 170
34. Tony Parker 169
  Kevin Garnett 169
36. Jerome Kersey 168
37. Dan Majerle 164
38. Bobby Jones 160
39. David Robinson* 151
40. Tim Duncan 150
  Ray Allen 150
42. Chauncey Billups 148
  Derek Harper 148
44. Allen Iverson 147
45. Reggie Miller* 146
46. Robert Parish* 145
  Rasheed Wallace 145
48. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
50. Dirk Nowitzki 139
51. Terry Porter 137
  Jamaal Wilkes* 137
53. Kevin Johnson 132
54. Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Nate McMillan 131
57. Doc Rivers 125
58. Richard Hamilton 122
  Patrick Ewing* 122
60. Kenyon Martin 121
61. Shawn Marion 120
  John Starks 120
63. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Don Buse 119
66. Sam Perkins 118
67. Shaquille O'Neal 117
  Vlade Divac 117
69. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
71. Baron Davis 114
  Lionel Hollins 114
73. Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
75. Bryon Russell 110
76. Tayshaun Prince 108
  Bruce Bowen 108
78. Rick Barry* 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
83. Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
  Charlie Ward 105
86. Avery Johnson 102
87. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
89. Shawn Kemp 99
  Mario Chalmers 99
91. Stephen Jackson 98
  Terry Cummings 98
93. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
95. Tony Allen 96
96. T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
  Craig Hodges 95
99. Mario Elie 94
100. Doug Christie 93
  George McGinnis 93
102. Eric Snow 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
  Jason Terry 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Chris Webber 91
107. Buck Williams 90
108. Paul Westphal 89
  Norm Nixon 89
  Fat Lever 89
111. Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Chris Paul 88
  Walter Davis 88
116. Kerry Kittles 87
  Mike Gale 87
118. Kurt Rambis 85
119. Bill Laimbeer 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Rick Fox 84
  George Gervin* 84
123. Carmelo Anthony 83
124. Greg Anthony 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
126. Paul Silas 81
  Aaron McKie 81
128. Tyrone Corbin 80
  Gar Heard 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Vince Carter 80
132. Calvin Murphy* 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
136. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
138. Steve Smith 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
140. Peja Stojakovic 76
141. Dan Issel* 75
142. Hedo Turkoglu 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Andre Iguodala 74
147. Sedale Threatt 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Richard Jefferson 73
151. Shane Battier 72
  Nick Anderson 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
  Lamar Odom 72
155. Russell Westbrook 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
157. James Harden 70
  Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
160. Bob Dandridge 69
  Joe Johnson 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
163. Caron Butler 68
164. George Lynch 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
  Kirk Hinrich 67
169. Don Chaney 66
  Brian Taylor 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Steve Nash 66
174. John Paxson 65
  Steve Mix 65
  James Posey 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  Thabo Sefolosha 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
180. Larry Kenon 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Mark Price 64
  Josh Smith 64
185. Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White 63
  Scott Wedman 63
189. Tom Chambers 62
  David Wesley 62
  Kevin Durant 62
  Chris Childs 62
  Ted McClain 62
  Rashard Lewis 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
197. Marcus Camby 61
198. Kevin Willis 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
  John Havlicek* 60
201. Sean Elliott 59
  Pau Gasol 59
  Carlos Boozer 59
  Larry Nance 59
  Deron Williams 59
  Phil Chenier 59
207. Delonte West 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Allen Leavell 58
210. Antonio Davis 57
  Udonis Haslem 57
  Caldwell Jones 57
  Amar'e Stoudemire 57
214. Rod Strickland 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Devean George 56
  James Silas 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  George Hill 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Chris Bosh 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
224. Andre Miller 55
  Andrei Kirilenko 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Luol Deng 55
229. Kenny Smith 54
  Kawhi Leonard 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
234. Jimmy Jones 53
  Ron Boone 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
237. Lonnie Shelton 52
  Brian Winters 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
  Chris Ford 52
  John Lucas 52
  Gerald Wilkins 52
243. Jamaal Tinsley 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Clifford Ray 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51
  Antonio McDyess 51
  Jason Williams 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
  Rik Smits 51
  Elden Campbell 51
  Greg Ballard 51

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. Derek Fisher 259
12. Karl Malone* 258
13. Dennis Johnson* 247
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
15. LeBron James 236
16. Julius Erving* 235
17. Isiah Thomas* 234
18. Byron Scott 226
19. Manu Ginobili 221
20. Dwyane Wade 220
21. Gary Payton* 216
22. Michael Cooper 203
23. Ben Wallace 199
24. Charles Barkley* 193
25. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
26. Rajon Rondo 181
27. Paul Pierce 180
28. Charles Oakley 178
29. James Worthy* 177
30. Gus Williams 174
31. Danny Ainge 172
32. Horace Grant 171
33. Jeff Hornacek 170
34. Tony Parker 169
  Kevin Garnett 169
36. Jerome Kersey 168
37. Dan Majerle 164
38. David Robinson* 151
39. Tim Duncan 150
  Ray Allen 150
41. Chauncey Billups 148
  Derek Harper 148
43. Allen Iverson 147
44. Reggie Miller* 146
45. Rasheed Wallace 145
  Robert Parish* 145
47. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
49. Dirk Nowitzki 139
50. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
52. Kevin Johnson 132
  Bobby Jones 132
54. Nate McMillan 131
  Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
57. Doc Rivers 125
58. Patrick Ewing* 122
  Richard Hamilton 122
60. Kenyon Martin 121
61. Shawn Marion 120
  John Starks 120
63. Anfernee Hardaway 119
  Hersey Hawkins 119
65. Sam Perkins 118
66. Shaquille O'Neal 117
  Vlade Divac 117
68. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
70. Lionel Hollins 114
  Baron Davis 114
72. Derrick McKey 111
  Mike Bibby 111
74. Bryon Russell 110
75. Bruce Bowen 108
  Tayshaun Prince 108
77. Sidney Moncrief 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
82. Eddie Jones 105
  Charlie Ward 105
  Sam Cassell 105
85. Avery Johnson 102
86. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
88. Shawn Kemp 99
  Mario Chalmers 99
90. Terry Cummings 98
  Stephen Jackson 98
92. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
94. Tony Allen 96
95. T.R. Dunn 95
  Craig Hodges 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
98. Mario Elie 94
99. Doug Christie 93
100. Chris Webber 91
  Jason Terry 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
  Eric Snow 91
104. Buck Williams 90
105. Norm Nixon 89
  Paul Westphal 89
  Fat Lever 89
108. Alvan Adams 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
  Walter Davis 88
  Chris Paul 88
113. Kerry Kittles 87
114. Kurt Rambis 85
115. Bill Laimbeer 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Rick Fox 84
118. Carmelo Anthony 83
119. Greg Anthony 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
121. Paul Silas 81
  Aaron McKie 81
123. Tyrone Corbin 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Vince Carter 80
  Gar Heard 80
127. Tom Henderson 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
131. Dave Cowens* 78
  Gerald Henderson 78
133. Steve Smith 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
135. Peja Stojakovic 76
136. Cedric Maxwell 74
  Hedo Turkoglu 74
  Fred Brown 74
  Andre Iguodala 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
141. Sedale Threatt 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Richard Jefferson 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
145. Nick Anderson 72
  Shane Battier 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
149. Mark Aguirre 71
  Russell Westbrook 71
  Maurice Lucas 71
152. James Harden 70
  Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
155. Joe Johnson 69
  Bob Dandridge 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  George Gervin* 69
159. Caron Butler 68
160. Anderson Varejao 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
  Kirk Hinrich 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  George Lynch 67
165. Josh Howard 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Brian Shaw 66
  Don Chaney 66
169. Kevin McHale* 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  John Paxson 65
  Thabo Sefolosha 65
  Steve Mix 65
  James Posey 65
175. Mark Price 64
  Josh Smith 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
179. Anthony Peeler 63
  Jo Jo White 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Steve Kerr 63
183. Bob Lanier* 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  David Wesley 62
  Tom Chambers 62
  Kevin Durant 62
  Rashard Lewis 62
  Chris Childs 62
190. Marcus Camby 61
191. Kevin Willis 60
  John Havlicek* 60
193. Sean Elliott 59
  Phil Chenier 59
  Carlos Boozer 59
  Pau Gasol 59
  Larry Nance 59
  Deron Williams 59
199. Andrew Toney 58
  Delonte West 58
  Allen Leavell 58
202. Amar'e Stoudemire 57
  Antonio Davis 57
  Udonis Haslem 57
205. Otis Birdsong 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Chris Bosh 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Devean George 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  George Hill 56
214. Andre Miller 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Andrei Kirilenko 55
  Luol Deng 55
219. Bill Cartwright 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Kawhi Leonard 54
224. Tracy McGrady 53
225. Gerald Wilkins 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  Chris Ford 52
  John Lucas 52
  Brian Winters 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
231. Jason Williams 51
  Caldwell Jones 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Antonio McDyess 51
  Jamaal Tinsley 51
  Rik Smits 51
  Elden Campbell 51
  Greg Ballard 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51
  Clifford Ray 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
242. Paul George 50
  Micheal Ray Richardson 50
  Henry Bibby 50
  Rickey Green 50
246. Mehmet Okur 49
  John Salley 49
  Jalen Rose 49
  Kendrick Perkins 49
  Antonio Daniels 49
  Phil Smith 49
  Jamal Mashburn 49
  Bill Hanzlik 49

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. Artis Gilmore* 33
  Dan Issel* 33
  Rich Jones 33
15. Larry Kenon 30
16. Wendell Ladner 29
17. Mack Calvin 28
  Wil Jones 28
  Bobby 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. Bird Averitt 20
  Maurice Lucas 20
  Marvin Barnes 20
34. Gerald Govan 19
  Billy Knight 19
36. Ronald Thomas 18
  Zelmo Beaty 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. Bill Keller 13
  Roger Brown* 13
  Billy Paultz 13
49. John Roche 12
  Mel Daniels* 12
51. Bo Lamar 11
  Billy Shepherd 11
53. Johnny Neumann 10
  Kim Hughes 10
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 10
  Mike Green 10
57. Collis Jones 9
  Rick Mount 9
  Tim Bassett 9
60. Claude Terry 8
  Byron Beck 8
  Joe Caldwell 8
63. Bruce Seals 7
  Gene Littles 7
65. Tom Owens 6
  Donnie Freeman 6
  Caldwell Jones 6
68. Marv Roberts 5
  Johnny Baum 5
  Allan Bristow 5
  George Carter 5
72. Jim Bradley 4
  Wali Jones 4
  James Foster 4
  Randy Denton 4
  Swen Nater 4
  Billy Cunningham* 4
  George Adams 4
  Bill Melchionni 4
  Joe Hamilton 4
  Walter Simon 4
  Red Robbins 4
83. Mark Olberding 3
  Chuck Terry 3
  Jim O'Brien 3
  Dave Twardzik 3
  Cincinnatus Powell 3
  Mike Flynn 3
  Jim McDaniels 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  George Irvine 3
92. Jim Chones 2
  Al Smith 2
  Steve Jones 2
  Dan Roundfield 2
  Oliver Taylor 2
  Charles Jordan 2
  Bob Warren 2
  Willard Sojourner 2
100. Monte Towe 1
  Goo Kennedy 1
  Donald Washington 1
  Marvin Webster 1
  Henry Ward 1
  Barry Parkhill 1
106. William Franklin 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Goose Ligon 0
  Simmie Hill 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Roger Brown 0
  Fly Williams 0
  Moses Malone* 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  John Beasley 0
  George Bucci 0
  Travis Grant 0
  Billy Schaeffer 0
  Hank Williams 0
  Bob Netolicky 0
  Gene Moore 0
  Dennis Wuycik 0
  Roy Ebron 0
  Charles Edge 0
  Larry Miller 0