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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 275
13. Derek Fisher 272
14. Manu Ginobili 259
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. Ben Wallace 199
24. Paul Pierce 195
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. Ray Allen 164
  Dan Majerle 164
39. Bobby Jones 160
40. Tim Duncan 158
41. David Robinson* 151
42. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
44. Allen Iverson 147
45. Reggie Miller* 146
46. Dirk Nowitzki 145
  Robert Parish* 145
  Rasheed Wallace 145
49. Ron Harper 141
  Clifford Robinson 141
51. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
53. Kevin Johnson 132
54. Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Nate McMillan 131
57. Shawn Marion 128
58. Chris Paul 127
59. 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
  Don Buse 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
  Tony Allen 111
  Derrick McKey 111
79. Bryon Russell 110
80. Tayshaun Prince 109
81. Bruce Bowen 108
82. Dennis Rodman* 106
  Rick Barry* 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
87. Eddie Jones 105
  Sam Cassell 105
  Charlie Ward 105
90. Avery Johnson 102
91. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
93. Shawn Kemp 99
94. Stephen Jackson 98
  Terry Cummings 98
96. Jack Sikma 97
  Kawhi Leonard 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
99. Craig Hodges 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
102. Mario Elie 94
103. Doug Christie 93
  Jason Terry 93
  George McGinnis 93
106. Joe Dumars* 91
  Chris Webber 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Maurice Lucas 91
  Paul George 91
111. Buck Williams 90
112. Fat Lever 89
  Paul Westphal 89
  Norm Nixon 89
115. Tim Hardaway 88
  Alvan Adams 88
  Charles Johnson 88
  Walter Davis 88
119. Kerry Kittles 87
  Mike Gale 87
121. Kurt Rambis 85
122. George Gervin* 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Bill Laimbeer 84
  Andre Iguodala 84
  Rick Fox 84
127. James Harden 83
  Carmelo Anthony 83
  Vince Carter 83
130. Greg Anthony 82
  B.J. Armstrong 82
132. Kevin Durant 81
  Paul Silas 81
  Aaron McKie 81
135. Tyrone Corbin 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Gar Heard 80
138. Tom Henderson 79
  Calvin Murphy* 79
  Dale Davis 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  George Hill 79
143. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
145. Steve Smith 77
  Joe Johnson 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Hedo Turkoglu 77
  Shane Battier 77
150. Peja Stojakovic 76
151. Dan Issel* 75
  Thabo Sefolosha 75
153. Fred Brown 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Chris Mullin* 74
156. Richard Jefferson 73
  Chris Bosh 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Caron Butler 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
162. Nick Anderson 72
  Bob McAdoo* 72
  Deron Williams 72
  Lamar Odom 72
166. Kirk Hinrich 71
  Mark Aguirre 71
168. Ricky Pierce 70
  Johnny Moore 70
170. Rashard Lewis 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
  Bob Dandridge 69
173. Anderson Varejao 67
  George Lynch 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
  P.J. Brown 67
177. Don Chaney 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Trevor Ariza 66
  Brian Taylor 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Brian Shaw 66
183. Vinnie Johnson 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Josh Smith 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
190. Quinn Buckner 64
  Larry Kenon 64
  Mark Price 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
194. Steve Kerr 63
  Matt Barnes 63
  Jo Jo White* 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Danny Green 63
200. Tom Chambers 62
  Chris Childs 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  Ted McClain 62
  David Wesley 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
206. Mike Conley 61
  Marcus Camby 61
208. Carlos Boozer 60
  Kevin Willis 60
  John Havlicek* 60
  Artis Gilmore* 60
212. Larry Nance 59
  Sean Elliott 59
  Pau Gasol 59
  Phil Chenier 59
216. Allen Leavell 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Delonte West 58
  Andrew Toney 58
  Boris Diaw 58
  Andre Miller 58
222. Antonio Davis 57
  Amar'e Stoudemire 57
  Caldwell Jones 57
225. Stacey Augmon 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Devean George 56
  Sam Lacey 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  James Silas 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Rod Strickland 56
233. Luol Deng 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  Rafer Alston 55
  David West 55
237. Anthony Mason 54
  Kenny Smith 54
  Rodney Rogers 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
241. Tracy McGrady 53
  Kendrick Perkins 53
  Nene Hilario 53
  Ron Boone 53
  Jimmy Jones 53
246. Gerald Wilkins 52
  John Lucas 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  Brian Winters 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
  Dwight Howard 52
  Chris Ford 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 275
12. Derek Fisher 272
13. Manu Ginobili 259
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. Ben Wallace 199
24. Paul Pierce 195
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. Dan Majerle 164
  Ray Allen 164
39. Tim Duncan 158
40. David Robinson* 151
41. Derek Harper 148
  Chauncey Billups 148
43. Allen Iverson 147
44. Reggie Miller* 146
45. Robert Parish* 145
  Dirk Nowitzki 145
  Rasheed Wallace 145
48. Clifford Robinson 141
  Ron Harper 141
50. Jamaal Wilkes* 137
  Terry Porter 137
52. Bobby Jones 132
  Kevin Johnson 132
54. Mark Jackson 131
  Metta World Peace 131
  Nate McMillan 131
57. Shawn Marion 128
58. Chris Paul 127
59. Doc Rivers 125
60. Richard Hamilton 122
  Patrick Ewing* 122
62. Kenyon Martin 121
63. John Starks 120
64. Hersey Hawkins 119
  Anfernee Hardaway 119
66. Sam Perkins 118
  Mario Chalmers 118
68. Shaquille O'Neal 117
  Vlade Divac 117
70. Paul Pressey 116
  Mookie Blaylock 116
72. Baron Davis 114
  Lionel Hollins 114
74. Russell Westbrook 112
75. Tony Allen 111
  Mike Bibby 111
  Derrick McKey 111
78. Bryon Russell 110
79. Tayshaun Prince 109
80. Bruce Bowen 108
81. Rick Barry* 106
  Dennis Rodman* 106
  Robert Reid 106
  Sidney Moncrief 106
  Lindsey Hunter 106
86. Charlie Ward 105
  Sam Cassell 105
  Eddie Jones 105
89. Avery Johnson 102
90. Michael Finley 100
  A.C. Green 100
92. Shawn Kemp 99
93. Stephen Jackson 98
  Terry Cummings 98
95. Jack Sikma 97
  Elvin Hayes* 97
  Kawhi Leonard 97
98. Craig Hodges 95
  T.R. Dunn 95
  Toni Kukoc 95
101. Mario Elie 94
102. Doug Christie 93
  Jason Terry 93
104. Chris Webber 91
  Paul George 91
  Eric Snow 91
  Joe Dumars* 91
108. Buck Williams 90
109. Paul Westphal 89
  Norm Nixon 89
  Fat Lever 89
112. Charles Johnson 88
  Alvan Adams 88
  Walter Davis 88
  Tim Hardaway 88
116. Kerry Kittles 87
117. Kurt Rambis 85
118. Bill Laimbeer 84
  Moses Malone* 84
  Andre Iguodala 84
  Rick Fox 84
122. Carmelo Anthony 83
  Vince Carter 83
  James Harden 83
125. B.J. Armstrong 82
  Greg Anthony 82
127. Kevin Durant 81
  Aaron McKie 81
  Paul Silas 81
130. Gar Heard 80
  Larry Hughes 80
  Tyrone Corbin 80
133. Calvin Murphy* 79
  Dale Davis 79
  George Hill 79
  Antoine Walker 79
  Tom Henderson 79
138. Gerald Henderson 78
  Dave Cowens* 78
140. Joe Johnson 77
  Craig Ehlo 77
  Hedo Turkoglu 77
  Shane Battier 77
  Steve Smith 77
145. Peja Stojakovic 76
146. Thabo Sefolosha 75
147. Chris Mullin* 74
  Cedric Maxwell 74
  Fred Brown 74
150. Caron Butler 73
  Latrell Sprewell 73
  Richard Jefferson 73
  Sedale Threatt 73
  Dominique Wilkins* 73
  Chris Bosh 73
156. Bob McAdoo* 72
  Deron Williams 72
  Lamar Odom 72
  Nick Anderson 72
160. Mark Aguirre 71
  Kirk Hinrich 71
  Maurice Lucas 71
163. Johnny Moore 70
  Ricky Pierce 70
165. Bob Dandridge 69
  George Gervin* 69
  Rashard Lewis 69
  Adrian Dantley* 69
169. George Lynch 67
  Anderson Varejao 67
  P.J. Brown 67
  Wes Unseld* 67
173. Trevor Ariza 66
  Don Chaney 66
  Steve Nash 66
  Josh Howard 66
  Brian Shaw 66
178. Josh Smith 65
  Steve Mix 65
  Kevin McHale* 65
  Andrei Kirilenko 65
  Vinnie Johnson 65
  James Posey 65
  John Paxson 65
185. Mark Price 64
  Nick Van Exel 64
  Quinn Buckner 64
188. Jo Jo White* 63
  Steve Kerr 63
  Anthony Peeler 63
  Scott Wedman 63
  Matt Barnes 63
  Danny Green 63
194. Tom Chambers 62
  Detlef Schrempf 62
  Bob Lanier* 62
  David Wesley 62
  Chris Childs 62
199. Marcus Camby 61
  Mike Conley 61
201. John Havlicek* 60
  Carlos Boozer 60
  Kevin Willis 60
204. Sean Elliott 59
  Larry Nance 59
  Phil Chenier 59
  Pau Gasol 59
208. Allen Leavell 58
  Delonte West 58
  Boris Diaw 58
  Udonis Haslem 58
  Andre Miller 58
  Andrew Toney 58
214. Antonio Davis 57
  Amar'e Stoudemire 57
216. Sam Lacey 56
  Otis Birdsong 56
  Stacey Augmon 56
  Mychal Thompson 56
  Rod Strickland 56
  Marques Johnson 56
  Devean George 56
223. Rafer Alston 55
  Larry Johnson 55
  David West 55
  Luol Deng 55
227. Rodney Rogers 54
  Bill Cartwright 54
  Anthony Mason 54
  Kenny Smith 54
231. Kendrick Perkins 53
  Nene Hilario 53
  Tracy McGrady 53
234. John Lucas 52
  Dwight Howard 52
  Gerald Wilkins 52
  Lonnie Shelton 52
  Chris Ford 52
  Brian Winters 52
  Anthony Johnson 52
241. Elden Campbell 51
  Reggie Lewis 51
  Greg Ballard 51
  Rik Smits 51
  Mike Dunleavy 51
  Joakim Noah 51
  Glen Davis 51
  Antonio McDyess 51
  Jason Williams 51
  Caldwell Jones 51
  Dale Ellis 51
  Clifford Ray 51
  Jamaal Tinsley 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. 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. Mike Barr 25
  Willie Wise 25
24. Kevin Joyce 24
  James Silas 24
26. Darnell Hillman 22
  Jim Eakins 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. Zelmo Beaty 18
  Ronald Thomas 18
38. Don Adams 17
39. George Karl 16
  David Thompson* 16
  Stew Johnson 16
42. George Gervin* 15
  Coby Dietrick 15
44. Dave Robisch 14
  Gus Gerard 14
46. Bill Keller 13
  Billy Paultz 13
  Roger Brown* 13
49. John Roche 12
  Mel Daniels* 12
51. Billy Shepherd 11
  Bo Lamar 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. Joe Caldwell 8
  Byron Beck 8
  Claude Terry 8
63. Bruce Seals 7
  Gene Littles 7
65. Donnie Freeman 6
  Tom Owens 6
  Caldwell Jones 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
  James Foster 4
  Wali Jones 4
  Jim Bradley 4
  Swen Nater 4
  Billy Cunningham* 4
83. Cincinnatus Powell 3
  Dave Twardzik 3
  Jim O'Brien 3
  Jimmy O'Brien 3
  Mike Flynn 3
  Jim McDaniels 3
  Chuck Terry 3
  George Irvine 3
  Mark Olberding 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. 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
  George Bucci 0
  Patrick McFarland 0
  William Franklin 0
  Clyde Dickey 0
  Goose Ligon 0
  Simmie Hill 0
  Ed Manning 0
  Roger Brown 0
  John Beasley 0