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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Turnovers

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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. Julius Erving* 3940
6. Artis Gilmore* 3926
7. Kobe Bryant 3881
8. Isiah Thomas* 3682
9. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3667
10. Patrick Ewing* 3537
11. Magic Johnson* 3506
12. Reggie Theus 3493
13. Steve Nash 3478
14. Paul Pierce 3425
15. Charles Barkley* 3376
16. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
17. Allen Iverson 3262
18. Scottie Pippen* 3257
19. Tim Duncan 3248
20. Robert Parish* 3183
21. Kevin Garnett 3156
22. Mark Jackson 3155
23. Ron Boone 3085
24. Gary Payton* 3030
25. Andre Miller 3023
26. Clyde Drexler* 2977
27. LeBron James 2950
28. Michael Jordan* 2924
29. George Gervin* 2909
30. Rod Strickland 2862
31. Alex English* 2821
32. Larry Bird* 2816
33. Bernard King* 2791
34. Charles Oakley 2785
35. Buck Williams 2784
36. Otis Thorpe 2774
37. Shawn Kemp 2766
38. George McGinnis 2763
39. Ray Allen 2709
40. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
41. Terry Porter 2666
42. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
43. Dwyane Wade 2587
44. Jack Sikma 2586
45. Mitch Richmond* 2579
46. Tom Chambers 2549
47. Stephon Marbury 2547
48. Walter Davis 2541
49. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2527
50. Kevin Willis 2520
51. Antoine Walker 2504
52. Adrian Dantley* 2503
53. Clifford Robinson 2502
54. Dan Issel* 2490
55. Dwight Howard 2482
56. Tim Hardaway 2481
57. Vlade Divac 2470
58. Juwan Howard 2469
59. Grant Hill 2459
60. Latrell Sprewell 2450
61. Dennis Johnson* 2448
62. Tony Parker 2438
63. Sam Cassell 2418
64. David Robinson* 2417
65. Reggie Miller* 2409
66. Carmelo Anthony 2391
67. Vince Carter 2375
68. Norm Nixon 2368
69. Derek Harper 2334
70. Maurice Lucas 2316
71. Chris Mullin* 2315
72. Chris Webber 2313
73. Baron Davis 2308
74. Mark Aguirre 2306
75. Jason Terry 2283
76. Detlef Schrempf 2268
  Maurice Cheeks 2268
78. Dirk Nowitzki 2260
79. Kevin Johnson 2258
80. Lamar Odom 2253
81. Ron Harper 2251
  Sleepy Floyd 2251
83. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
  Pau Gasol 2209
85. Terry Cummings 2200
86. Alvan Adams 2194
87. Jim Jackson 2179
88. Dikembe Mutombo 2173
89. Glenn Robinson 2147
90. Stephen Jackson 2141
91. Chauncey Billups 2138
92. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
93. Mike Bibby 2134
94. Joe Johnson 2121
95. Alvin Robertson 2116
96. Caldwell Jones 2109
97. Mychal Thompson 2104
98. Jalen Rose 2102
99. Ray Williams 2099
100. Joe Dumars* 2084
101. Eddie Johnson 2076
102. Mookie Blaylock 2067
103. Mickey Johnson 2050
104. Josh Smith 2039
  Damon Stoudamire 2039
106. Elton Brand 2038
107. Derrick Coleman 2036
108. Deron Williams 2033
109. Steve Francis 2030
110. Tracy McGrady 2029
111. Jamal Crawford 2014
112. Mack Calvin 2012
113. Louie Dampier 1989
114. Richard Hamilton 1977
115. Ricky Sobers 1973
116. Jeff Hornacek 1971
117. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
118. Chuck Person 1952
119. Christian Laettner 1932
120. James Edwards 1931
121. Herb Williams 1929
122. Rony Seikaly 1913
123. Mel Daniels* 1911
124. Zach Randolph 1894
125. Kevin McHale* 1893
126. Bill Cartwright 1892
127. Xavier McDaniel 1887
128. Amar'e Stoudemire 1883
129. Corey Maggette 1874
130. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
131. Dan Roundfield 1870
132. World B. Free 1869
133. Billy Paultz 1860
134. James Worthy* 1859
135. Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
136. Danny Manning 1853
137. Nick Van Exel 1850
138. Benoit Benjamin 1847
139. Ralph Simpson 1843
140. Cedric Maxwell 1841
141. Al Harrington 1838
142. Monta Ellis 1833
143. Rolando Blackman 1829
144. Hersey Hawkins 1828
145. Kevin Durant 1823
146. Andre Iguodala 1817
147. David Wesley 1808
148. John Lucas 1803
149. Larry Kenon 1800
150. Vern Fleming 1795
151. Billy Knight 1791
152. Mark Price 1790
153. Carlos Boozer 1787
154. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
155. Jimmy Jones 1783
156. Dale Ellis 1771
157. Metta World Peace 1769
  Kenny Anderson 1769
159. Manu Ginobili 1763
160. Sherman Douglas 1761
161. Allan Houston 1760
  Freddie Lewis 1760
163. Vin Baker 1756
164. Avery Johnson 1748
165. Orlando Woolridge 1747
166. Shawn Marion 1745
167. Gilbert Arenas 1744
168. Tom Gugliotta 1735
169. Kendall Gill 1734
170. Glen Rice 1733
171. Armen Gilliam 1722
172. Doug Christie 1721
173. Purvis Short 1720
174. Eddie Johnson 1717
175. Chris Bosh 1715
  Warren Jabali 1715
177. Steve Smith 1714
  Antawn Jamison 1714
179. Derrick McKey 1713
180. Larry Nance 1711
  Mo Williams 1711
182. Paul Pressey 1700
183. Raymond Felton 1697
  Kelly Tripucka 1697
185. Rasheed Wallace 1693
186. Gerald Wilkins 1687
187. Bobby Jones 1683
188. Russell Westbrook 1672
189. Brian Shaw 1664
190. Boris Diaw 1663
  Vernon Maxwell 1663
192. Johnny Newman 1656
193. Doc Rivers 1651
194. Mark Olberding 1650
195. Kenny Smith 1649
196. LaSalle Thompson 1646
  Gus Williams 1646
198. Jason Williams 1643
199. Richard Jefferson 1642
200. Darrell Griffith 1632
201. Rodney Rogers 1631
202. Michael Finley 1629
203. Grant Long 1628
204. Marques Johnson 1627
205. Spud Webb 1623
  Antonio McDyess 1623
207. Darryl Dawkins 1621
208. Gerald Govan 1617
209. Rick Fox 1611
210. Ricky Davis 1606
211. Chris Paul 1598
212. Byron Scott 1597
213. Bill Laimbeer 1594
214. Truck Robinson 1592
215. Sam Perkins 1586
216. Jamal Mashburn 1585
217. Jerome Kersey 1583
  James Silas 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
220. Rik Smits 1579
221. Rashard Lewis 1577
222. Rich Kelley 1576
223. Danny Schayes 1572
224. Cliff Robinson 1571
225. Caron Butler 1570
226. Vinnie Johnson 1569
227. Danny Ainge 1566
228. Kirk Hinrich 1565
  Larry Drew 1565
230. Hedo Turkoglu 1563
231. Gerald Henderson 1561
232. Darrell Armstrong 1556
233. John Long 1555
234. Larry Hughes 1554
235. Sidney Moncrief 1551
236. Anthony Mason 1549
237. Earl Watson 1548
238. Rajon Rondo 1547
239. Toni Kukoc 1544
240. Tom Owens 1542
241. Jeff Malone 1538
  Ben Gordon 1538
243. Swen Nater 1537
244. Rory Sparrow 1534
245. John Starks 1533
  Jay Humphries 1533
247. Jameer Nelson 1531
248. Rudy Gay 1530
249. Mike Miller 1525
250. Cuttino Mobley 1520

NBA

Rank Player TOV
1. Karl Malone* 4524
2. John Stockton* 4244
3. Jason Kidd 4003
4. Kobe Bryant 3881
5. Moses Malone* 3804
6. Isiah Thomas* 3682
7. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3667
8. Patrick Ewing* 3537
9. Magic Johnson* 3506
10. Reggie Theus 3493
11. Steve Nash 3478
12. Paul Pierce 3425
13. Charles Barkley* 3376
14. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
15. Allen Iverson 3262
16. Scottie Pippen* 3257
17. Tim Duncan 3248
18. Robert Parish* 3183
19. Kevin Garnett 3156
20. Mark Jackson 3155
21. Gary Payton* 3030
22. Andre Miller 3023
23. Clyde Drexler* 2977
24. LeBron James 2950
25. Michael Jordan* 2924
26. Rod Strickland 2862
27. Alex English* 2821
28. Larry Bird* 2816
29. Bernard King* 2791
30. Charles Oakley 2785
31. Buck Williams 2784
32. Otis Thorpe 2774
33. Shawn Kemp 2766
34. Ray Allen 2709
35. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
36. Terry Porter 2666
37. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
38. Dwyane Wade 2587
39. Jack Sikma 2586
40. Mitch Richmond* 2579
41. Tom Chambers 2549
42. Stephon Marbury 2547
43. Walter Davis 2541
44. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2527
45. Kevin Willis 2520
46. Antoine Walker 2504
47. Adrian Dantley* 2503
48. Clifford Robinson 2502
49. Dwight Howard 2482
50. Tim Hardaway 2481
51. Vlade Divac 2470
52. Juwan Howard 2469
53. Grant Hill 2459
54. Latrell Sprewell 2450
55. Dennis Johnson* 2448
56. Tony Parker 2438
57. Sam Cassell 2418
58. David Robinson* 2417
59. Reggie Miller* 2409
60. Carmelo Anthony 2391
61. Vince Carter 2375
62. Norm Nixon 2368
63. Artis Gilmore* 2347
64. Derek Harper 2334
65. Julius Erving* 2323
66. Chris Mullin* 2315
67. Chris Webber 2313
68. Baron Davis 2308
69. Mark Aguirre 2306
70. Jason Terry 2283
71. Detlef Schrempf 2268
  Maurice Cheeks 2268
73. Dirk Nowitzki 2260
74. Kevin Johnson 2258
75. Lamar Odom 2253
76. Ron Harper 2251
  Sleepy Floyd 2251
78. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
  Pau Gasol 2209
80. Terry Cummings 2200
81. Alvan Adams 2194
82. Jim Jackson 2179
83. Dikembe Mutombo 2173
84. Glenn Robinson 2147
85. Stephen Jackson 2141
86. Chauncey Billups 2138
87. George Gervin* 2137
88. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
89. Mike Bibby 2134
90. Joe Johnson 2121
91. Alvin Robertson 2116
92. Mychal Thompson 2104
93. Jalen Rose 2102
94. Ray Williams 2099
95. Joe Dumars* 2084
96. Eddie Johnson 2076
97. Mookie Blaylock 2067
98. Mickey Johnson 2050
99. Josh Smith 2039
  Damon Stoudamire 2039
101. Elton Brand 2038
102. Derrick Coleman 2036
103. Deron Williams 2033
104. Steve Francis 2030
105. Tracy McGrady 2029
106. Jamal Crawford 2014
107. Richard Hamilton 1977
108. Ricky Sobers 1973
109. Jeff Hornacek 1971
110. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
111. Chuck Person 1952
112. Christian Laettner 1932
113. James Edwards 1931
114. Herb Williams 1929
115. Rony Seikaly 1913
116. Zach Randolph 1894
117. Kevin McHale* 1893
118. Bill Cartwright 1892
119. Xavier McDaniel 1887
120. Amar'e Stoudemire 1883
121. Corey Maggette 1874
122. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
123. World B. Free 1869
124. James Worthy* 1859
125. Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
126. Danny Manning 1853
127. Nick Van Exel 1850
128. Benoit Benjamin 1847
129. Cedric Maxwell 1841
130. Al Harrington 1838
131. Monta Ellis 1833
132. Rolando Blackman 1829
133. Hersey Hawkins 1828
134. Kevin Durant 1823
135. Andre Iguodala 1817
136. Maurice Lucas 1810
137. David Wesley 1808
138. Dan Roundfield 1806
139. John Lucas 1803
140. Vern Fleming 1795
141. Mark Price 1790
142. Carlos Boozer 1787
143. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
144. Dale Ellis 1771
145. Kenny Anderson 1769
  Metta World Peace 1769
147. Manu Ginobili 1763
148. Sherman Douglas 1761
149. Allan Houston 1760
150. Vin Baker 1756
151. Avery Johnson 1748
152. Orlando Woolridge 1747
153. Shawn Marion 1745
154. Gilbert Arenas 1744
155. Tom Gugliotta 1735
156. Kendall Gill 1734
157. Glen Rice 1733
158. Armen Gilliam 1722
159. Doug Christie 1721
160. Purvis Short 1720
161. Eddie Johnson 1717
162. Chris Bosh 1715
163. Antawn Jamison 1714
  Steve Smith 1714
165. Derrick McKey 1713
166. Larry Nance 1711
  Mo Williams 1711
168. Paul Pressey 1700
169. Raymond Felton 1697
  Kelly Tripucka 1697
171. Rasheed Wallace 1693
172. Gerald Wilkins 1687
173. Russell Westbrook 1672
174. Brian Shaw 1664
175. Boris Diaw 1663
  Vernon Maxwell 1663
177. Johnny Newman 1656
178. Doc Rivers 1651
179. Kenny Smith 1649
180. LaSalle Thompson 1646
  Gus Williams 1646
182. Jason Williams 1643
183. Richard Jefferson 1642
184. Darrell Griffith 1632
185. Rodney Rogers 1631
186. Michael Finley 1629
187. Grant Long 1628
188. Marques Johnson 1627
189. Spud Webb 1623
  Antonio McDyess 1623
191. Darryl Dawkins 1621
192. Rick Fox 1611
193. Ricky Davis 1606
194. Chris Paul 1598
195. Byron Scott 1597
196. Caldwell Jones 1596
197. Bill Laimbeer 1594
198. Truck Robinson 1592
199. Sam Perkins 1586
200. Jamal Mashburn 1585
201. Jerome Kersey 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
203. Rik Smits 1579
204. Rashard Lewis 1577
205. Rich Kelley 1576
206. Danny Schayes 1572
207. Cliff Robinson 1571
208. Caron Butler 1570
209. Vinnie Johnson 1569
210. Danny Ainge 1566
211. Kirk Hinrich 1565
  Larry Drew 1565
213. Hedo Turkoglu 1563
214. Gerald Henderson 1561
215. Darrell Armstrong 1556
216. John Long 1555
217. Larry Hughes 1554
218. Sidney Moncrief 1551
219. Anthony Mason 1549
220. Earl Watson 1548
221. Rajon Rondo 1547
222. Toni Kukoc 1544
223. Jeff Malone 1538
  Ben Gordon 1538
225. Rory Sparrow 1534
226. John Starks 1533
  Jay Humphries 1533
228. Jameer Nelson 1531
229. Rudy Gay 1530
230. Mike Miller 1525
231. Cuttino Mobley 1520
232. Andrei Kirilenko 1518
233. John Bagley 1512
234. Brad Daugherty 1511
235. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1509
  Mark Olberding 1509
237. Eddie Jones 1507
238. Chris Kaman 1503
239. Scott Skiles 1497
240. Otis Birdsong 1491
241. Jason Richardson 1487
242. Nate McMillan 1486
243. Dennis Rodman* 1484
244. Gerald Wallace 1477
  Steve Johnson 1477
246. Dave Greenwood 1474
247. Derek Fisher 1473
248. Fat Lever 1471
249. Darrell Walker 1461
250. Rick Mahorn 1456

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. Julius Erving* 1617
  Gerald Govan 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. Mike Barr 428
  Rick Mount 428
117. Sonny Dove 427
118. Ron Perry 421
  Ed Johnson 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. Mike Butler 335
  Collis Jones 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. Wayne Chapman 294
  Cliff Hagan* 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. David Thompson* 250
  Ben Warley 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. Ray Scott 192
  Larry Bunce 192
187. John Fairchild 185
  Larry Finch 185
189. Bobby Rascoe 181
  Dennis Wuycik 181
  Ticky Burden 181
192. Walter Piatkowski 178
  Patrick McFarland 178
194. Fly Williams 177
195. Mel Bennett 176
196. Grant Simmons 170
197. Bobby Lloyd 169
  Jim Hadnot 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. James Foster 151
  Leary Lentz 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. Bill Bunting 127
  Bobby Wilson 127
222. Joe Hamood 126
  Darrell Elston 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. Erv Staggs 113
  Bud Olsen 113
239. Tom Workman 111
240. Leland Mitchell 108
241. Richard Clark 106
  Billy Schaeffer 106
243. Bruce Seals 105
244. Kim Hughes 102
245. Jay Miller 100
246. Dewitt Menyard 99
  Dennis Hamilton 99
248. Jerry Pettway 98
  Dallas Thornton 98
250. Scott English 97
  Jerry Harkness 97
  Joe Kennedy 97