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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. 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 3458
15. Charles Barkley* 3376
16. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
17. Tim Duncan 3291
18. Allen Iverson 3262
19. Scottie Pippen* 3257
20. Robert Parish* 3183
21. Kevin Garnett 3163
22. Mark Jackson 3155
23. Ron Boone 3085
24. Andre Miller 3084
25. LeBron James 3067
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. 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. Dwyane Wade 2679
41. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
42. Terry Porter 2666
43. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
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
  Tony Parker 2502
55. Dwight Howard 2499
56. Dan Issel* 2490
57. Tim Hardaway 2481
58. Vlade Divac 2470
59. Juwan Howard 2469
60. Grant Hill 2459
61. Latrell Sprewell 2450
62. Dennis Johnson* 2448
63. Sam Cassell 2418
64. David Robinson* 2417
65. Reggie Miller* 2409
66. Carmelo Anthony 2396
67. Vince Carter 2388
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 2305
76. Dirk Nowitzki 2290
77. Pau Gasol 2269
78. Maurice Cheeks 2268
  Detlef Schrempf 2268
80. Kevin Johnson 2258
81. Lamar Odom 2253
82. Ron Harper 2251
  Sleepy Floyd 2251
84. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
85. Terry Cummings 2200
86. Alvan Adams 2194
87. Jim Jackson 2179
88. Joe Johnson 2174
89. Dikembe Mutombo* 2173
90. Glenn Robinson 2147
91. Stephen Jackson 2141
92. Chauncey Billups 2138
93. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
94. Mike Bibby 2134
95. Josh Smith 2120
96. Alvin Robertson 2116
97. Deron Williams 2114
98. Caldwell Jones 2109
99. Mychal Thompson 2104
100. Jalen Rose 2102
101. Ray Williams 2099
102. Joe Dumars* 2084
103. Eddie Johnson 2076
104. Mookie Blaylock 2067
105. Mickey Johnson 2050
106. Elton Brand 2049
107. Damon Stoudamire 2039
108. Derrick Coleman 2036
109. Jamal Crawford 2035
110. Steve Francis 2030
111. Tracy McGrady 2029
112. Mack Calvin 2012
113. Louie Dampier 1989
114. Richard Hamilton 1977
115. Ricky Sobers 1973
116. Jeff Hornacek 1971
117. Zach Randolph 1970
118. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
119. Chuck Person 1952
120. Christian Laettner 1932
121. James Edwards 1931
122. Herb Williams 1929
123. Rony Seikaly 1913
124. Mel Daniels* 1911
125. Monta Ellis 1908
126. Amar'e Stoudemire 1906
127. Kevin McHale* 1893
128. Bill Cartwright 1892
129. Xavier McDaniel 1887
130. Corey Maggette 1874
131. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
132. Dan Roundfield 1870
133. World B. Free 1869
134. Billy Paultz 1860
135. James Worthy* 1859
136. Andre Iguodala 1854
  Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
138. Danny Manning 1853
139. Nick Van Exel 1850
140. Benoit Benjamin 1847
141. Ralph Simpson 1843
142. Cedric Maxwell 1841
143. Russell Westbrook 1840
144. Al Harrington 1838
145. Kevin Durant 1833
146. Rolando Blackman 1829
147. Hersey Hawkins 1828
148. Carlos Boozer 1824
149. Manu Ginobili 1816
150. David Wesley 1808
151. John Lucas 1803
152. Larry Kenon 1800
153. Vern Fleming 1795
154. Mo Williams 1792
155. Billy Knight 1791
156. Mark Price 1790
157. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
158. Jimmy Jones 1783
159. Dale Ellis 1771
160. Kenny Anderson 1769
  Metta World Peace 1769
162. Sherman Douglas 1761
163. Allan Houston 1760
  Freddie Lewis 1760
165. Vin Baker 1756
166. Shawn Marion 1750
167. Avery Johnson 1748
168. Orlando Woolridge 1747
169. Gilbert Arenas 1744
170. Tom Gugliotta 1735
171. Kendall Gill 1734
172. Glen Rice 1733
173. Chris Bosh 1729
174. Armen Gilliam 1722
175. Doug Christie 1721
176. Purvis Short 1720
177. Eddie Johnson 1717
178. Warren Jabali 1715
179. Steve Smith 1714
  Raymond Felton 1714
  Antawn Jamison 1714
182. Derrick McKey 1713
  Boris Diaw 1713
184. Larry Nance 1711
185. Paul Pressey 1700
186. Kelly Tripucka 1697
187. Rasheed Wallace 1693
188. Gerald Wilkins 1687
189. Chris Paul 1683
  Bobby Jones 1683
191. Richard Jefferson 1668
192. Brian Shaw 1664
193. Vernon Maxwell 1663
194. Johnny Newman 1656
195. Doc Rivers 1651
196. Mark Olberding 1650
197. Kenny Smith 1649
198. Gus Williams 1646
  LaSalle Thompson 1646
200. Jason Williams 1643
201. Darrell Griffith 1632
202. Rodney Rogers 1631
203. Michael Finley 1629
204. Grant Long 1628
205. Marques Johnson 1627
206. Antonio McDyess 1623
  Spud Webb 1623
  Rajon Rondo 1623
209. Darryl Dawkins 1621
210. Gerald Govan 1617
211. Rick Fox 1611
212. Ricky Davis 1606
213. Rudy Gay 1603
214. Byron Scott 1597
215. Bill Laimbeer 1594
216. Truck Robinson 1592
217. Caron Butler 1591
218. Kirk Hinrich 1587
219. Sam Perkins 1586
220. Jamal Mashburn 1585
221. James Silas 1583
  Jerome Kersey 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
224. Rik Smits 1579
225. Hedo Turkoglu 1578
226. Rashard Lewis 1577
227. Rich Kelley 1576
228. Danny Schayes 1572
229. Cliff Robinson 1571
230. Jameer Nelson 1570
231. Vinnie Johnson 1569
232. Danny Ainge 1566
233. Larry Drew 1565
234. Gerald Henderson 1561
235. Darrell Armstrong 1556
236. John Long 1555
237. Larry Hughes 1554
238. Ben Gordon 1551
  Sidney Moncrief 1551
240. Anthony Mason 1549
241. Earl Watson 1548
242. Toni Kukoc 1544
243. Tom Owens 1542
244. Jeff Malone 1538
245. Swen Nater 1537
246. Chris Kaman 1536
247. Rory Sparrow 1534
248. John Starks 1533
  Jay Humphries 1533
250. Mike Miller 1531

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 3458
13. Charles Barkley* 3376
14. Shaquille O'Neal 3310
15. Tim Duncan 3291
16. Allen Iverson 3262
17. Scottie Pippen* 3257
18. Robert Parish* 3183
19. Kevin Garnett 3163
20. Mark Jackson 3155
21. Andre Miller 3084
22. LeBron James 3067
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. Bernard King* 2791
30. Charles Oakley 2785
31. Buck Williams 2784
32. Otis Thorpe 2774
33. Shawn Kemp 2766
34. Ray Allen 2709
35. Dwyane Wade 2679
36. Dominique Wilkins* 2669
37. Terry Porter 2666
38. Jerry Stackhouse 2641
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. Tony Parker 2502
  Clifford Robinson 2502
50. Dwight Howard 2499
51. Tim Hardaway 2481
52. Vlade Divac 2470
53. Juwan Howard 2469
54. Grant Hill 2459
55. Latrell Sprewell 2450
56. Dennis Johnson* 2448
57. Sam Cassell 2418
58. David Robinson* 2417
59. Reggie Miller* 2409
60. Carmelo Anthony 2396
61. Vince Carter 2388
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 2305
71. Dirk Nowitzki 2290
72. Pau Gasol 2269
73. Maurice Cheeks 2268
  Detlef Schrempf 2268
75. Kevin Johnson 2258
76. Lamar Odom 2253
77. Sleepy Floyd 2251
  Ron Harper 2251
79. Alonzo Mourning* 2209
80. Terry Cummings 2200
81. Alvan Adams 2194
82. Jim Jackson 2179
83. Joe Johnson 2174
84. Dikembe Mutombo* 2173
85. Glenn Robinson 2147
86. Stephen Jackson 2141
87. Chauncey Billups 2138
88. George Gervin* 2137
89. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 2136
90. Mike Bibby 2134
91. Josh Smith 2120
92. Alvin Robertson 2116
93. Deron Williams 2114
94. Mychal Thompson 2104
95. Jalen Rose 2102
96. Ray Williams 2099
97. Joe Dumars* 2084
98. Eddie Johnson 2076
99. Mookie Blaylock 2067
100. Mickey Johnson 2050
101. Elton Brand 2049
102. Damon Stoudamire 2039
103. Derrick Coleman 2036
104. Jamal Crawford 2035
105. Steve Francis 2030
106. Tracy McGrady 2029
107. Richard Hamilton 1977
108. Ricky Sobers 1973
109. Jeff Hornacek 1971
110. Zach Randolph 1970
111. Joe Barry Carroll 1964
112. Chuck Person 1952
113. Christian Laettner 1932
114. James Edwards 1931
115. Herb Williams 1929
116. Rony Seikaly 1913
117. Monta Ellis 1908
118. Amar'e Stoudemire 1906
119. Kevin McHale* 1893
120. Bill Cartwright 1892
121. Xavier McDaniel 1887
122. Corey Maggette 1874
123. Jermaine O'Neal 1872
124. World B. Free 1869
125. James Worthy* 1859
126. Andre Iguodala 1854
  Micheal Ray Richardson 1854
128. Danny Manning 1853
129. Nick Van Exel 1850
130. Benoit Benjamin 1847
131. Cedric Maxwell 1841
132. Russell Westbrook 1840
133. Al Harrington 1838
134. Kevin Durant 1833
135. Rolando Blackman 1829
136. Hersey Hawkins 1828
137. Carlos Boozer 1824
138. Manu Ginobili 1816
139. Maurice Lucas 1810
140. David Wesley 1808
141. Dan Roundfield 1806
142. John Lucas 1803
143. Vern Fleming 1795
144. Mo Williams 1792
145. Mark Price 1790
146. Anfernee Hardaway 1786
147. Dale Ellis 1771
148. Kenny Anderson 1769
  Metta World Peace 1769
150. Sherman Douglas 1761
151. Allan Houston 1760
152. Vin Baker 1756
153. Shawn Marion 1750
154. Avery Johnson 1748
155. Orlando Woolridge 1747
156. Gilbert Arenas 1744
157. Tom Gugliotta 1735
158. Kendall Gill 1734
159. Glen Rice 1733
160. Chris Bosh 1729
161. Armen Gilliam 1722
162. Doug Christie 1721
163. Purvis Short 1720
164. Eddie Johnson 1717
165. Raymond Felton 1714
  Steve Smith 1714
  Antawn Jamison 1714
168. Derrick McKey 1713
  Boris Diaw 1713
170. Larry Nance 1711
171. Paul Pressey 1700
172. Kelly Tripucka 1697
173. Rasheed Wallace 1693
174. Gerald Wilkins 1687
175. Chris Paul 1683
176. Richard Jefferson 1668
177. Brian Shaw 1664
178. Vernon Maxwell 1663
179. Johnny Newman 1656
180. Doc Rivers 1651
181. Kenny Smith 1649
182. Gus Williams 1646
  LaSalle Thompson 1646
184. Jason Williams 1643
185. Darrell Griffith 1632
186. Rodney Rogers 1631
187. Michael Finley 1629
188. Grant Long 1628
189. Marques Johnson 1627
190. Spud Webb 1623
  Antonio McDyess 1623
  Rajon Rondo 1623
193. Darryl Dawkins 1621
194. Rick Fox 1611
195. Ricky Davis 1606
196. Rudy Gay 1603
197. Byron Scott 1597
198. Caldwell Jones 1596
199. Bill Laimbeer 1594
200. Truck Robinson 1592
201. Caron Butler 1591
202. Kirk Hinrich 1587
203. Sam Perkins 1586
204. Jamal Mashburn 1585
205. Jerome Kersey 1583
  Rickey Green 1583
207. Rik Smits 1579
208. Hedo Turkoglu 1578
209. Rashard Lewis 1577
210. Rich Kelley 1576
211. Danny Schayes 1572
212. Cliff Robinson 1571
213. Jameer Nelson 1570
214. Vinnie Johnson 1569
215. Danny Ainge 1566
216. Larry Drew 1565
217. Gerald Henderson 1561
218. Darrell Armstrong 1556
219. John Long 1555
220. Larry Hughes 1554
221. Sidney Moncrief 1551
  Ben Gordon 1551
223. Anthony Mason 1549
224. Earl Watson 1548
225. Toni Kukoc 1544
226. Jeff Malone 1538
227. Chris Kaman 1536
228. Rory Sparrow 1534
229. Jay Humphries 1533
  John Starks 1533
231. Mike Miller 1531
232. Cuttino Mobley 1520
233. Andrei Kirilenko 1518
234. John Bagley 1512
235. Brad Daugherty 1511
  Jarrett Jack 1511
237. Mark Olberding 1509
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 1509
239. Eddie Jones 1507
240. Jason Richardson 1503
241. Scott Skiles 1497
242. Otis Birdsong 1491
243. Nene Hilario 1490
244. Nate McMillan 1486
  Gerald Wallace 1486
246. Dennis Rodman* 1484
247. Steve Johnson 1477
248. Dave Greenwood 1474
249. Derek Fisher 1473
250. Fat Lever 1471

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. Mike Jackson 538
  Mervin 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. 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. 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. Dan Anderson 212
  Charles Edge 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. Dennis Wuycik 181
  Ticky Burden 181
  Bobby Rascoe 181
192. Patrick McFarland 178
  Walter Piatkowski 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. Ervin Inniger 124
  George Tinsley 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. Billy Schaeffer 106
  Richard Clark 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. Joe Kennedy 97
  Scott English 97
  Jerry Harkness 97