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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Turnovers

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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 TOV
1. Karl Malone* 4524
2. Moses Malone* 4264
3. John Stockton* 4244
4. Jason Kidd 4003
5. Kobe Bryant 3978
6. Julius Erving* 3940
7. Artis Gilmore* 3926
8. Isiah Thomas* 3682
9. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3667
10. Patrick Ewing* 3537
11. Magic Johnson* 3506
12. Paul Pierce 3494
13. Reggie Theus 3493
14. Steve Nash 3478
15. Charles Barkley* 3376
16. Tim Duncan 3355
17. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
18. Allen Iverson 3262
19. Scottie Pippen* 3257
20. LeBron James 3224
21. Robert Parish* 3183
22. Kevin Garnett 3179
23. Mark Jackson 3155
24. Andre Miller 3109
25. Ron Boone 3085
26. Gary Payton* 3030
27. Clyde Drexler* 2977
28. Michael Jordan* 2924
29. George Gervin* 2909
30. Rod Strickland 2862
31. Alex English* 2821
32. Larry Bird* 2816
33. Dwyane Wade 2811
34. Bernard King* 2791
35. Charles Oakley 2785
36. Buck Williams 2784
37. Otis Thorpe 2774
38. Shawn Kemp 2766
39. George McGinnis 2763
40. Ray Allen 2709
41. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
42. Terry Porter 2666
43. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
44. Dwight Howard 2607
45. Jack Sikma 2586
46. Tony Parker 2584
47. Mitch Richmond* 2579
48. Tom Chambers 2549
49. Stephon Marbury 2547
50. Walter Davis 2541
51. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2527
52. Kevin Willis 2520
53. Carmelo Anthony 2518
54. Antoine Walker 2504
55. Adrian Dantley* 2503
56. Clifford Robinson 2502
57. Dan Issel* 2490
58. Tim Hardaway 2481
59. Vlade Divac 2470
60. Juwan Howard 2469
61. Grant Hill 2459
62. Latrell Sprewell 2450
63. Dennis Johnson* 2448
64. Sam Cassell 2418
65. David Robinson* 2417
66. Reggie Miller* 2409
67. Vince Carter 2404
68. Pau Gasol 2371
69. Norm Nixon 2368
70. Dirk Nowitzki 2341
71. Jason Terry 2335
72. Derek Harper 2334
73. Maurice Lucas 2316
74. Chris Mullin* 2315
75. Chris Webber 2313
76. Baron Davis 2308
77. Mark Aguirre 2306
78. Joe Johnson 2281
79. Detlef Schrempf 2268
  Maurice Cheeks 2268
81. Kevin Johnson 2258
82. Lamar Odom 2253
83. Ron Harper 2251
  Sleepy Floyd 2251
85. Deron Williams 2220
86. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
87. Terry Cummings 2200
88. Alvan Adams 2194
89. Jim Jackson 2179
90. Josh Smith 2177
91. Dikembe Mutombo* 2173
92. Glenn Robinson 2147
93. Stephen Jackson 2141
94. Chauncey Billups 2138
95. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
96. Mike Bibby 2134
97. Alvin Robertson 2116
98. Caldwell Jones 2109
99. Jamal Crawford 2107
100. Mychal Thompson 2104
101. Jalen Rose 2102
102. Ray Williams 2099
103. Joe Dumars* 2084
104. Eddie Johnson 2076
105. Mookie Blaylock 2067
  Russell Westbrook 2067
107. Monta Ellis 2055
108. Mickey Johnson 2050
109. Elton Brand 2049
110. Zach Randolph 2041
111. Damon Stoudamire 2039
112. Derrick Coleman 2036
113. Steve Francis 2030
114. Tracy McGrady 2029
115. Mack Calvin 2012
116. Louie Dampier* 1989
117. Richard Hamilton 1977
118. Kevin Durant 1976
119. Ricky Sobers 1973
120. Jeff Hornacek 1971
121. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
122. Chuck Person 1952
123. Christian Laettner 1932
124. James Edwards 1931
125. Herb Williams 1929
126. Amar'e Stoudemire 1928
127. Andre Iguodala 1917
128. Rony Seikaly 1913
129. Mel Daniels* 1911
130. Kevin McHale* 1893
131. Bill Cartwright 1892
132. Manu Ginobili 1889
133. Xavier McDaniel 1887
134. Corey Maggette 1874
135. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
136. Dan Roundfield 1870
137. World B. Free 1869
138. Billy Paultz 1860
139. James Worthy* 1859
140. Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
141. Danny Manning 1853
142. Nick Van Exel 1850
143. Benoit Benjamin 1847
144. Mo Williams 1846
145. Ralph Simpson 1843
146. Cedric Maxwell 1841
147. Al Harrington 1838
148. Rolando Blackman 1829
149. Hersey Hawkins 1828
150. Carlos Boozer 1824
151. Rajon Rondo 1823
152. Chris Paul 1815
153. David Wesley 1808
154. Chris Bosh 1807
155. John Lucas 1803
156. Larry Kenon 1800
157. Vern Fleming 1795
158. Billy Knight 1791
  Raymond Felton 1791
160. Mark Price 1790
161. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
162. Jimmy Jones 1783
163. Metta World Peace 1777
164. Boris Diaw 1776
165. Dale Ellis 1771
166. Kenny Anderson 1769
167. Sherman Douglas 1761
168. Allan Houston 1760
  Freddie Lewis 1760
170. Vin Baker 1756
171. Shawn Marion 1750
172. Avery Johnson 1748
173. Orlando Woolridge 1747
174. Gilbert Arenas 1744
175. Tom Gugliotta 1735
176. Kendall Gill 1734
177. Glen Rice 1733
178. Armen Gilliam 1722
179. Doug Christie 1721
180. Purvis Short 1720
181. Eddie Johnson 1717
182. Warren Jabali 1715
183. Antawn Jamison 1714
  Steve Smith 1714
185. Derrick McKey 1713
186. Larry Nance 1711
187. Paul Pressey 1700
188. Kelly Tripucka 1697
189. Richard Jefferson 1696
190. Rasheed Wallace 1693
191. Gerald Wilkins 1687
192. Rudy Gay 1686
193. Bobby Jones 1683
194. Brian Shaw 1664
195. Vernon Maxwell 1663
196. Johnny Newman 1656
197. Doc Rivers 1651
198. Mark Olberding 1650
199. Kenny Smith 1649
200. Gus Williams 1646
  LaSalle Thompson 1646
202. Jason Williams 1643
203. Jameer Nelson 1636
204. Darrell Griffith 1632
205. Rodney Rogers 1631
206. Michael Finley 1629
207. Grant Long 1628
208. Marques Johnson 1627
209. Antonio McDyess 1623
  Spud Webb 1623
211. Darryl Dawkins 1621
212. Gerald Govan 1617
213. Kirk Hinrich 1614
214. Rick Fox 1611
215. Ricky Davis 1606
216. Jarrett Jack 1605
217. Byron Scott 1597
218. Bill Laimbeer 1594
219. Caron Butler 1593
220. Truck Robinson 1592
221. Sam Perkins 1586
222. Jamal Mashburn 1585
223. James Silas 1583
  Jerome Kersey 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
226. Rik Smits 1579
227. Hedo Turkoglu 1578
228. Rashard Lewis 1577
229. Rich Kelley 1576
230. Danny Schayes 1572
231. Cliff Robinson 1571
232. Vinnie Johnson 1569
233. Danny Ainge 1566
234. Larry Drew 1565
235. Gerald Henderson 1561
236. Darrell Armstrong 1556
237. John Long 1555
238. Larry Hughes 1554
239. Sidney Moncrief 1551
  Ben Gordon 1551
241. Anthony Mason 1549
242. Earl Watson 1548
243. Mike Miller 1546
244. Toni Kukoc 1544
245. Tom Owens 1542
246. Chris Kaman 1541
247. Jeff Malone 1538
248. Swen Nater 1537
249. Rory Sparrow 1534
250. John Starks 1533
  Jay Humphries 1533

NBA

Rank Player TOV
1. Karl Malone* 4524
2. John Stockton* 4244
3. Jason Kidd 4003
4. Kobe Bryant 3978
5. Moses Malone* 3804
6. Isiah Thomas* 3682
7. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3667
8. Patrick Ewing* 3537
9. Magic Johnson* 3506
10. Paul Pierce 3494
11. Reggie Theus 3493
12. Steve Nash 3478
13. Charles Barkley* 3376
14. Tim Duncan 3355
15. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
16. Allen Iverson 3262
17. Scottie Pippen* 3257
18. LeBron James 3224
19. Robert Parish* 3183
20. Kevin Garnett 3179
21. Mark Jackson 3155
22. Andre Miller 3109
23. Gary Payton* 3030
24. Clyde Drexler* 2977
25. Michael Jordan* 2924
26. Rod Strickland 2862
27. Alex English* 2821
28. Larry Bird* 2816
29. Dwyane Wade 2811
30. Bernard King* 2791
31. Charles Oakley 2785
32. Buck Williams 2784
33. Otis Thorpe 2774
34. Shawn Kemp 2766
35. Ray Allen 2709
36. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
37. Terry Porter 2666
38. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
39. Dwight Howard 2607
40. Jack Sikma 2586
41. Tony Parker 2584
42. Mitch Richmond* 2579
43. Tom Chambers 2549
44. Stephon Marbury 2547
45. Walter Davis 2541
46. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2527
47. Kevin Willis 2520
48. Carmelo Anthony 2518
49. Antoine Walker 2504
50. Adrian Dantley* 2503
51. Clifford Robinson 2502
52. Tim Hardaway 2481
53. Vlade Divac 2470
54. Juwan Howard 2469
55. Grant Hill 2459
56. Latrell Sprewell 2450
57. Dennis Johnson* 2448
58. Sam Cassell 2418
59. David Robinson* 2417
60. Reggie Miller* 2409
61. Vince Carter 2404
62. Pau Gasol 2371
63. Norm Nixon 2368
64. Artis Gilmore* 2347
65. Dirk Nowitzki 2341
66. Jason Terry 2335
67. Derek Harper 2334
68. Julius Erving* 2323
69. Chris Mullin* 2315
70. Chris Webber 2313
71. Baron Davis 2308
72. Mark Aguirre 2306
73. Joe Johnson 2281
74. Maurice Cheeks 2268
  Detlef Schrempf 2268
76. Kevin Johnson 2258
77. Lamar Odom 2253
78. Ron Harper 2251
  Sleepy Floyd 2251
80. Deron Williams 2220
81. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
82. Terry Cummings 2200
83. Alvan Adams 2194
84. Jim Jackson 2179
85. Josh Smith 2177
86. Dikembe Mutombo* 2173
87. Glenn Robinson 2147
88. Stephen Jackson 2141
89. Chauncey Billups 2138
90. George Gervin* 2137
91. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
92. Mike Bibby 2134
93. Alvin Robertson 2116
94. Jamal Crawford 2107
95. Mychal Thompson 2104
96. Jalen Rose 2102
97. Ray Williams 2099
98. Joe Dumars* 2084
99. Eddie Johnson 2076
100. Russell Westbrook 2067
  Mookie Blaylock 2067
102. Monta Ellis 2055
103. Mickey Johnson 2050
104. Elton Brand 2049
105. Zach Randolph 2041
106. Damon Stoudamire 2039
107. Derrick Coleman 2036
108. Steve Francis 2030
109. Tracy McGrady 2029
110. Richard Hamilton 1977
111. Kevin Durant 1976
112. Ricky Sobers 1973
113. Jeff Hornacek 1971
114. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
115. Chuck Person 1952
116. Christian Laettner 1932
117. James Edwards 1931
118. Herb Williams 1929
119. Amar'e Stoudemire 1928
120. Andre Iguodala 1917
121. Rony Seikaly 1913
122. Kevin McHale* 1893
123. Bill Cartwright 1892
124. Manu Ginobili 1889
125. Xavier McDaniel 1887
126. Corey Maggette 1874
127. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
128. World B. Free 1869
129. James Worthy* 1859
130. Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
131. Danny Manning 1853
132. Nick Van Exel 1850
133. Benoit Benjamin 1847
134. Mo Williams 1846
135. Cedric Maxwell 1841
136. Al Harrington 1838
137. Rolando Blackman 1829
138. Hersey Hawkins 1828
139. Carlos Boozer 1824
140. Rajon Rondo 1823
141. Chris Paul 1815
142. Maurice Lucas 1810
143. David Wesley 1808
144. Chris Bosh 1807
145. Dan Roundfield 1806
146. John Lucas 1803
147. Vern Fleming 1795
148. Raymond Felton 1791
149. Mark Price 1790
150. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
151. Metta World Peace 1777
152. Boris Diaw 1776
153. Dale Ellis 1771
154. Kenny Anderson 1769
155. Sherman Douglas 1761
156. Allan Houston 1760
157. Vin Baker 1756
158. Shawn Marion 1750
159. Avery Johnson 1748
160. Orlando Woolridge 1747
161. Gilbert Arenas 1744
162. Tom Gugliotta 1735
163. Kendall Gill 1734
164. Glen Rice 1733
165. Armen Gilliam 1722
166. Doug Christie 1721
167. Purvis Short 1720
168. Eddie Johnson 1717
169. Steve Smith 1714
  Antawn Jamison 1714
171. Derrick McKey 1713
172. Larry Nance 1711
173. Paul Pressey 1700
174. Kelly Tripucka 1697
175. Richard Jefferson 1696
176. Rasheed Wallace 1693
177. Gerald Wilkins 1687
178. Rudy Gay 1686
179. Brian Shaw 1664
180. Vernon Maxwell 1663
181. Johnny Newman 1656
182. Doc Rivers 1651
183. Kenny Smith 1649
184. LaSalle Thompson 1646
  Gus Williams 1646
186. Jason Williams 1643
187. Jameer Nelson 1636
188. Darrell Griffith 1632
189. Rodney Rogers 1631
190. Michael Finley 1629
191. Grant Long 1628
192. Marques Johnson 1627
193. Spud Webb 1623
  Antonio McDyess 1623
195. Darryl Dawkins 1621
196. Kirk Hinrich 1614
197. Rick Fox 1611
198. Ricky Davis 1606
199. Jarrett Jack 1605
200. Byron Scott 1597
201. Caldwell Jones 1596
202. Bill Laimbeer 1594
203. Caron Butler 1593
204. Truck Robinson 1592
205. Sam Perkins 1586
206. Jamal Mashburn 1585
207. Jerome Kersey 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
209. Rik Smits 1579
210. Hedo Turkoglu 1578
211. Rashard Lewis 1577
212. Rich Kelley 1576
213. Danny Schayes 1572
214. Cliff Robinson 1571
215. Vinnie Johnson 1569
216. Danny Ainge 1566
217. Larry Drew 1565
218. Gerald Henderson 1561
219. Darrell Armstrong 1556
220. John Long 1555
221. Larry Hughes 1554
222. Sidney Moncrief 1551
  Ben Gordon 1551
224. Anthony Mason 1549
225. Earl Watson 1548
226. Mike Miller 1546
227. Toni Kukoc 1544
228. Chris Kaman 1541
229. Jeff Malone 1538
230. Rory Sparrow 1534
231. John Starks 1533
  Jay Humphries 1533
233. Nene Hilario 1524
234. Cuttino Mobley 1520
235. Andrei Kirilenko 1518
236. John Bagley 1512
237. Brad Daugherty 1511
238. Mark Olberding 1509
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1509
240. Eddie Jones 1507
241. Jason Richardson 1503
242. Scott Skiles 1497
243. Otis Birdsong 1491
244. Gerald Wallace 1486
  Nate McMillan 1486
246. Dennis Rodman* 1484
247. Stephen Curry 1483
248. John Wall 1482
249. David West 1481
250. James Harden 1477
  Steve Johnson 1477

ABA

Rank Player TOV
1. Ron Boone 2327
2. Mel Daniels* 1911
3. Louie Dampier* 1855
4. Mack Calvin 1830
5. Jimmy Jones 1783
6. Freddie Lewis 1760
7. Warren Jabali 1715
8. Gerald Govan 1617
  Julius Erving* 1617
10. Ralph Simpson 1605
11. Artis Gilmore* 1579
12. Fatty Taylor 1516
13. Roger Brown* 1494
14. Cincinnatus Powell 1480
15. George McGinnis 1472
16. Larry Brown* 1447
17. Steve Jones 1435
18. Donnie Freeman 1379
19. Jim Eakins 1329
20. Bill Melchionni 1271
21. Willie Wise 1255
22. George Carter 1214
23. Dan Issel* 1209
24. Billy Paultz 1188
25. Bob Netolicky 1182
26. Larry Jones 1173
27. Gene Moore 1158
28. Glen Combs 1151
29. Wil Jones 1110
30. Stew Johnson 1090
31. Ira Harge 1089
32. Johnny Neumann 1088
33. Chuck Williams 1087
34. Warren Davis 1076
35. Rich Jones 1071
36. Les Hunter 1061
37. Trooper Washington 1056
38. Charles Williams 1048
39. Bob Verga 991
40. Walter Simon 986
41. Joe Caldwell 975
42. Bill Keller 970
43. George Lehmann 960
44. George Thompson 954
45. Larry Miller 940
  Doug Moe 940
47. Byron Beck 933
48. Al Smith 927
49. Goose Ligon 925
50. Darel Carrier 906
51. Ted McClain 901
52. James Silas 896
53. Mike Lewis 883
54. Randolph Mahaffey 877
55. Red Robbins 868
56. Levern Tart 841
57. Bob Warren 832
58. Darnell Hillman 820
59. Rick Barry* 790
60. George Gervin* 772
61. Ronald Franz 762
62. Stephen Chubin 747
63. John Roche 735
64. John Brisker 733
65. Zelmo Beaty 726
66. Skeeter Swift 700
67. Larry Kenon 699
68. Julius Keye 682
69. Charlie Scott 659
  Maurice McHartley 659
71. Tom Owens 654
72. Mike Gale 653
73. Gene Littles 650
74. John Beasley 623
75. Julian Hammond 618
76. Wendell Ladner 614
77. Brian Taylor 606
78. Donald Sidle 604
79. Dave Twardzik 599
80. Bird Averitt 590
81. Arthur Becker 585
82. Randy Denton 581
83. Oliver Taylor 580
84. Jeffrey Congdon 579
85. Larry Cannon 578
86. Wayne Hightower 572
87. Dave Robisch 571
88. Swen Nater 555
89. Frank Card 552
90. Charles Beasley 542
91. John Williamson 541
92. Mervin Jackson 538
  Mike Jackson 538
94. Marvin Barnes 537
95. Billy Knight 535
96. Jimmy O'Brien 534
97. Manny Leaks 521
98. Joe Hamilton 518
99. Mike Barrett 517
100. Bo Lamar 516
101. Caldwell Jones 513
102. Coby Dietrick 511
103. Billy Cunningham* 508
104. Maurice Lucas 506
105. George Peeples 497
106. Marv Roberts 487
107. Simmie Hill 485
108. Mike Green 467
109. Bobby Jones 466
110. Lonnie Wright 464
111. Moses Malone* 460
112. Craig Raymond 455
113. Jackie Moreland 447
114. Art Heyman 441
115. Rick Mount 428
  Mike Barr 428
117. Sonny Dove 427
118. Ed Johnson 421
  Ron Perry 421
120. Lee Davis 420
121. Jim Chones 419
122. Gary Bradds 403
123. George Irvine 399
124. Don Buse 395
125. Gus Gerard 393
126. Willie Long 389
127. Willie Murrell 387
128. Willie Somerset 379
129. George Stone 373
130. Goo Kennedy 371
131. Bob Bedell 370
132. Neil Johnson 361
133. Ollie Darden 360
134. George Karl 358
135. Connie Hawkins* 355
136. Skip Thoren 348
137. Chico Vaughn 344
138. Arvesta Kelly 337
139. Collis Jones 335
  Mike Butler 335
141. Ed Manning 326
142. Kevin Joyce 322
143. Andrew Anderson 316
144. Willard Sojourner 314
145. Tom Hoover 311
146. Sam Smith 306
147. Claude Terry 302
148. Tony Jackson 295
149. Cliff Hagan* 294
  Wayne Chapman 294
151. George Adams 292
152. Tim Bassett 281
153. Barry Parkhill 279
154. Jim Ard 277
155. Jan Van Breda Kolff 266
156. Bernie Williams 264
157. Travis Grant 261
158. Len Elmore 258
159. Spencer Haywood* 253
160. Henry Logan 251
  Dave Lattin 251
162. Ben Warley 250
  David Thompson* 250
164. John Barnhill 248
165. Tommie Bowens 245
166. Jimmy Rayl 243
167. Al Skinner 237
168. Ronald Thomas 234
169. Bill McGill 233
170. Rich Niemann 225
171. Barry Liebowitz 224
172. Will Frazier 221
173. Billy Shepherd 219
174. Jim Caldwell 218
175. Charles Edge 212
  Dan Anderson 212
177. Steven Kramer 207
178. Hank Whitney 206
179. Mike Pratt 205
180. Jim McDaniels 204
181. Joe DePre 203
182. John Smith 202
183. David Vaughn 200
184. Lester Selvage 196
185. Larry Bunce 192
  Ray Scott 192
187. Larry Finch 185
  John Fairchild 185
189. Ticky Burden 181
  Bobby Rascoe 181
  Dennis Wuycik 181
192. Walter Piatkowski 178
  Patrick McFarland 178
194. Fly Williams 177
195. Mel Bennett 176
196. Grant Simmons 170
197. Jim Hadnot 169
  Bobby Lloyd 169
199. Willie Porter 166
200. M.L. Carr 162
201. Mel Peterson 161
202. Stephen Vacendak 158
203. Kendall Rhine 155
204. Al Tucker 154
205. Al Cueto 152
206. Leary Lentz 151
  James Foster 151
208. Tom Thacker 149
209. Barry Orms 148
210. Johnny Baum 147
211. William Franklin 146
212. Spider Bennett 145
213. Roger Brown 143
214. Mel Nowell 142
215. Mark Olberding 141
216. Don Carlos 140
217. Jim Bradley 133
218. Dennis Grey 132
219. Gary Keller 128
220. Bobby Wilson 127
  Bill Bunting 127
222. Darrell Elston 126
  Joe Hamood 126
224. Ronald Taylor 125
225. George Tinsley 124
  Ervin Inniger 124
227. Bobby Edmonds 123
228. Lionel Billingy 122
229. Bob Lackey 121
  Riney Lochmann 121
231. Don Chaney 119
  Jim Jarvis 119
233. Samuel Robinson 118
234. Howard Bayne 117
235. Jesse Branson 115
236. Keith Swagerty 114
237. Bud Olsen 113
  Erv Staggs 113
239. Tom Workman 111
240. Leland Mitchell 108
241. Billy Schaeffer 106
  Richard Clark 106
243. Bruce Seals 105
244. Kim Hughes 102
245. Jay Miller 100
246. Dennis Hamilton 99
  Dewitt Menyard 99
248. Jerry Pettway 98
  Dallas Thornton 98
250. Jerry Harkness 97
  Joe Kennedy 97
  Scott English 97