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NBA & ABA Career Playoff 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. Magic Johnson* 696
2. Shaquille O'Neal 649
3. Kobe Bryant 647
4. Tim Duncan 623
5. LeBron James 603
6. Scottie Pippen* 602
7. Julius Erving* 577
8. Tony Parker 560
9. Karl Malone* 550
10. Michael Jordan* 546
11. Dwyane Wade 524
12. John Stockton* 517
13. Larry Bird* 506
14. Dennis Johnson* 480
15. Paul Pierce 470
16. Manu Ginobili 455
17. Jason Kidd 450
18. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 447
19. Hakeem Olajuwon* 424
20. Clyde Drexler* 397
21. Steve Nash 383
22. Isiah Thomas* 369
23. Robert Parish* 365
24. Kevin Johnson 354
25. Charles Barkley* 353
26. Richard Hamilton 348
27. Patrick Ewing* 345
28. Kevin Garnett 342
29. Kevin McHale* 326
30. George McGinnis 324
31. Chauncey Billups 322
32. Dirk Nowitzki 321
33. Maurice Cheeks 318
34. Charles Oakley 308
35. Artis Gilmore* 305
36. James Worthy* 298
37. Dan Issel* 297
  Gary Payton* 297
39. Mark Jackson 292
  Mel Daniels* 292
41. Robert Horry 282
42. David Robinson* 280
43. Shawn Kemp 275
44. Ray Allen 274
45. Dwight Howard 268
  Sam Cassell 268
47. Byron Scott 266
48. Rajon Rondo 264
49. Freddie Lewis 261
50. Vlade Divac 260
51. Dennis Rodman* 258
52. Reggie Miller* 257
  Danny Ainge 257
  Andrew Toney 257
55. George Gervin* 252
  Michael Cooper 252
  Bobby Jones 252
58. Ron Boone 249
59. Kevin Durant 242
60. Louie Dampier 238
61. Derek Fisher 237
62. Terry Porter 236
63. Jeff Hornacek 231
64. Clifford Robinson 230
65. Rasheed Wallace 228
  Russell Westbrook 228
  Moses Malone* 228
68. Chris Webber 227
69. Alonzo Mourning* 226
  Pau Gasol 226
71. Detlef Schrempf 225
  Derrick McKey 225
73. Sidney Moncrief 224
  John Starks 224
75. Allen Iverson 221
76. Deron Williams 220
77. Kenyon Martin 217
  Kendrick Perkins 217
79. Lamar Odom 214
80. Carlos Boozer 213
81. Jack Sikma 209
82. Tom Chambers 208
83. Billy Paultz 207
  Sam Perkins 207
  Roger Brown* 207
  Paul Pressey 207
87. Jimmy Jones 205
  Joe Dumars* 205
89. Richard Jefferson 204
90. Gus Williams 201
91. Darryl Dawkins 200
92. Mark Aguirre 198
93. Stephen Jackson 193
94. Bill Cartwright 192
  Carmelo Anthony 192
96. Mack Calvin 191
  Mike Bibby 191
98. Buck Williams 190
  Willie Wise 190
100. Walter Davis 189
101. Anfernee Hardaway 188
102. James Harden 186
103. Rik Smits 185
  Adrian Dantley* 185
  Chris Paul 185
106. John Johnson 184
  Horace Grant 184
108. Jason Terry 181
  Tayshaun Prince 181
110. Hedo Turkoglu 180
111. Joe Johnson 178
112. Larry Brown* 175
  Anthony Mason 175
114. Cincinnatus Powell 174
115. Amar'e Stoudemire 173
116. Cedric Maxwell 172
117. Terry Cummings 171
  Latrell Sprewell 171
  Avery Johnson 171
120. Antoine Walker 170
121. Ralph Simpson 168
122. Mario Chalmers 167
  Derek Harper 167
124. Caldwell Jones 166
125. Tim Hardaway 165
126. Jerome Kersey 163
  Allan Houston 163
128. Mookie Blaylock 162
129. Boris Diaw 161
  Jermaine O'Neal 161
131. Josh Smith 159
132. Mark Price 158
133. Bill Keller 156
  Maurice Lucas 156
  Mychal Thompson 156
136. Kevin Duckworth 155
  Eric Snow 155
  Vince Carter 155
139. Alvan Adams 154
  Ricky Pierce 154
  Brian Shaw 154
142. Dale Davis 153
  Doc Rivers 153
  Dominique Wilkins* 153
145. Paul George 152
146. Rick Fox 151
  Norm Nixon 151
  Gerald Govan 151
149. Derrick Rose 150
  Chris Childs 150
151. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
152. Robert Reid 148
  Larry Kenon 148
154. David West 147
  Sean Elliott 147
156. A.C. Green 146
  Jim Eakins 146
158. Jamaal Wilkes* 145
  Luc Longley 145
  Bob McAdoo* 145
161. Andre Miller 144
  Antonio Davis 144
163. Bill Laimbeer 143
164. Alex English* 142
  Vinnie Johnson 142
  Mario Elie 142
167. Metta World Peace 141
  Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Kurt Rambis 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
171. Shawn Marion 140
172. Donnie Freeman 139
  Nate McMillan 139
  Doug Moe 139
175. Rashard Lewis 137
  Darnell Hillman 137
177. Ben Wallace 136
  Chris Mullin* 136
179. Steve Smith 135
180. Tracy McGrady 134
181. Andre Iguodala 132
  Rick Barry* 132
183. Josh Howard 131
  Baron Davis 131
185. Warren Jabali 130
186. Nick Van Exel 129
  Elden Campbell 129
  Kevin Willis 129
189. Dan Majerle 128
190. James Edwards 126
  Alton Lister 126
  Rolando Blackman 126
  Chris Bosh 126
194. Rod Strickland 125
  Xavier McDaniel 125
196. Elvin Hayes* 124
  Michael Finley 124
198. Ralph Sampson* 123
199. Hersey Hawkins 122
  Tiny Archibald* 122
201. Larry Johnson 121
  Ron Harper 121
203. Darel Carrier 120
  Tom Henderson 120
205. Jalen Rose 118
206. Otis Thorpe 117
  Stephen Curry 117
208. Bob Dandridge 116
  Doug Christie 116
210. Glen Combs 115
  Zach Randolph 115
212. Blake Griffin 114
  Trooper Washington 114
214. Jamal Mashburn 113
  Lionel Hollins 113
  David Thompson* 113
  Fatty Taylor 113
218. Udonis Haslem 111
  Marques Johnson 111
220. Lonnie Shelton 110
  Zelmo Beaty 110
222. Thurl Bailey 109
223. Larry Nance 108
  Tony Allen 108
  Red Robbins 108
  George Hill 108
227. Eddie Jones 107
  John Salley 107
  Mike Conley 107
230. Ray Williams 106
  Joakim Noah 106
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
233. Gerald Henderson 105
  Byron Beck 105
  Bob Lanier* 105
  Rodney Rogers 105
  Howard Eisley 105
238. Paul Millsap 104
  David Wesley 104
  Kenny Smith 104
241. Charles Smith 103
  Roy Hibbert 103
  Truck Robinson 103
  Bob Netolicky 103
  Nene Hilario 103
246. Mike Gale 102
  Antonio McDyess 102
  Delonte West 102
  Craig Hodges 102
250. Caron Butler 101
  Jason Williams 101
  Aaron McKie 101

NBA

Rank Player TOV
1. Magic Johnson* 696
2. Shaquille O'Neal 649
3. Kobe Bryant 647
4. Tim Duncan 623
5. LeBron James 603
6. Scottie Pippen* 602
7. Tony Parker 560
8. Karl Malone* 550
9. Michael Jordan* 546
10. Dwyane Wade 524
11. John Stockton* 517
12. Larry Bird* 506
13. Dennis Johnson* 480
14. Paul Pierce 470
15. Manu Ginobili 455
16. Jason Kidd 450
17. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 447
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 424
19. Clyde Drexler* 397
20. Julius Erving* 396
21. Steve Nash 383
22. Isiah Thomas* 369
23. Robert Parish* 365
24. Kevin Johnson 354
25. Charles Barkley* 353
26. Richard Hamilton 348
27. Patrick Ewing* 345
28. Kevin Garnett 342
29. Kevin McHale* 326
30. Chauncey Billups 322
31. Dirk Nowitzki 321
32. Maurice Cheeks 318
33. Charles Oakley 308
34. James Worthy* 298
35. Gary Payton* 297
36. Mark Jackson 292
37. Robert Horry 282
38. David Robinson* 280
39. Shawn Kemp 275
40. Ray Allen 274
41. Dwight Howard 268
  Sam Cassell 268
43. Byron Scott 266
44. Rajon Rondo 264
45. Vlade Divac 260
46. Dennis Rodman* 258
47. Reggie Miller* 257
  Andrew Toney 257
  Danny Ainge 257
50. Michael Cooper 252
51. Kevin Durant 242
52. Derek Fisher 237
53. Terry Porter 236
54. Jeff Hornacek 231
55. Clifford Robinson 230
56. Rasheed Wallace 228
  Russell Westbrook 228
58. Chris Webber 227
59. Alonzo Mourning* 226
  Pau Gasol 226
61. Derrick McKey 225
  Detlef Schrempf 225
63. Sidney Moncrief 224
  John Starks 224
65. Allen Iverson 221
66. Deron Williams 220
67. Kenyon Martin 217
  Kendrick Perkins 217
69. Moses Malone* 215
70. Lamar Odom 214
71. Carlos Boozer 213
72. Jack Sikma 209
73. Tom Chambers 208
74. Paul Pressey 207
  Sam Perkins 207
76. Joe Dumars* 205
77. Richard Jefferson 204
78. Gus Williams 201
79. Darryl Dawkins 200
80. Mark Aguirre 198
81. Stephen Jackson 193
82. Carmelo Anthony 192
  Bill Cartwright 192
84. Mike Bibby 191
85. Buck Williams 190
86. Walter Davis 189
87. Anfernee Hardaway 188
88. George Gervin* 187
  Bobby Jones 187
90. James Harden 186
91. Chris Paul 185
  Rik Smits 185
  Adrian Dantley* 185
94. John Johnson 184
  Horace Grant 184
96. Jason Terry 181
  Tayshaun Prince 181
98. Hedo Turkoglu 180
99. Joe Johnson 178
100. Anthony Mason 175
101. Amar'e Stoudemire 173
102. Cedric Maxwell 172
103. Terry Cummings 171
  Avery Johnson 171
  Latrell Sprewell 171
106. Antoine Walker 170
107. Derek Harper 167
  Mario Chalmers 167
109. Tim Hardaway 165
110. Jerome Kersey 163
  Allan Houston 163
112. Mookie Blaylock 162
113. Boris Diaw 161
  Jermaine O'Neal 161
115. Josh Smith 159
116. Mark Price 158
117. Caldwell Jones 157
118. Mychal Thompson 156
119. Eric Snow 155
  Kevin Duckworth 155
  Vince Carter 155
122. Brian Shaw 154
  Ricky Pierce 154
  Alvan Adams 154
125. Dale Davis 153
  Dominique Wilkins* 153
  Doc Rivers 153
128. Paul George 152
129. Norm Nixon 151
  Rick Fox 151
131. Derrick Rose 150
  Chris Childs 150
133. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
134. Robert Reid 148
135. Sean Elliott 147
  David West 147
137. A.C. Green 146
138. Jamaal Wilkes* 145
  Bob McAdoo* 145
  Luc Longley 145
141. Antonio Davis 144
  Andre Miller 144
143. Bill Laimbeer 143
144. Mario Elie 142
  Alex English* 142
  Vinnie Johnson 142
147. Metta World Peace 141
  Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Kurt Rambis 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
151. Shawn Marion 140
152. Nate McMillan 139
153. Rashard Lewis 137
154. Chris Mullin* 136
  Ben Wallace 136
156. Steve Smith 135
157. Tracy McGrady 134
158. Andre Iguodala 132
159. Baron Davis 131
  Josh Howard 131
161. Kevin Willis 129
  Nick Van Exel 129
  Elden Campbell 129
164. Dan Majerle 128
165. Alton Lister 126
  Chris Bosh 126
  Rolando Blackman 126
  James Edwards 126
169. Xavier McDaniel 125
  Rod Strickland 125
171. Elvin Hayes* 124
  Michael Finley 124
173. Ralph Sampson* 123
174. Hersey Hawkins 122
  Tiny Archibald* 122
176. Ron Harper 121
  Larry Johnson 121
178. Tom Henderson 120
179. Jalen Rose 118
180. Otis Thorpe 117
  Stephen Curry 117
182. Bob Dandridge 116
  Doug Christie 116
184. Zach Randolph 115
185. Blake Griffin 114
186. Lionel Hollins 113
  Jamal Mashburn 113
188. Udonis Haslem 111
  Marques Johnson 111
190. Lonnie Shelton 110
191. Thurl Bailey 109
192. Tony Allen 108
  George Hill 108
  Larry Nance 108
195. Maurice Lucas 107
  John Salley 107
  Mike Conley 107
  Eddie Jones 107
199. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
  Joakim Noah 106
  Ray Williams 106
202. Rodney Rogers 105
  Gerald Henderson 105
  Bob Lanier* 105
  Howard Eisley 105
206. David Wesley 104
  Paul Millsap 104
  Kenny Smith 104
209. Nene Hilario 103
  Roy Hibbert 103
  Charles Smith 103
  Truck Robinson 103
213. Craig Hodges 102
  Delonte West 102
  Antonio McDyess 102
216. Caron Butler 101
  Jason Williams 101
  Aaron McKie 101
219. Devin Harris 100
  Peja Stojakovic 100
221. Damon Stoudamire 99
222. Brad Daugherty 98
  Larry Hughes 98
  Danny Schayes 98
  Eddie Johnson 98
  Dan Roundfield 98
227. P.J. Brown 97
  Mike Evans 97
  Kirk Hinrich 97
  Al Horford 97
  Jeff Teague 97
  Dale Ellis 97
233. Malik Rose 96
  Brian Winters 96
  Leandro Barbosa 96
236. Mark Olberding 95
  Kevin Grevey 95
  Quinn Buckner 95
239. Kurt Thomas 94
  Greg Anthony 94
241. Craig Ehlo 93
  Rick Mahorn 93
  Dan Issel* 93
244. Sleepy Floyd 92
  Charlie Ward 92
246. Gerald Wilkins 91
  Jason Collins 91
  Calvin Natt 91
249. Jameer Nelson 90
  Scott Wedman 90
  Jeff Malone 90

ABA

Rank Player TOV
1. Mel Daniels* 292
2. George McGinnis 281
3. Freddie Lewis 261
4. Ron Boone 235
5. Louie Dampier 233
6. Artis Gilmore* 224
7. Roger Brown* 207
8. Jimmy Jones 205
9. Dan Issel* 204
10. Willie Wise 190
11. Julius Erving* 181
12. Mack Calvin 180
13. Larry Brown* 175
14. Cincinnatus Powell 174
15. Bill Keller 156
16. Gerald Govan 151
17. Ralph Simpson 146
18. Jim Eakins 145
19. Billy Paultz 140
20. Doug Moe 139
  Donnie Freeman 139
22. Warren Jabali 130
23. Darel Carrier 120
  Rick Barry* 120
25. Glen Combs 115
26. Trooper Washington 114
27. Fatty Taylor 113
28. Zelmo Beaty 110
29. Red Robbins 108
30. Byron Beck 105
31. Darnell Hillman 103
  Bob Netolicky 103
33. Oliver Taylor 97
34. John Roche 95
35. George Carter 94
36. Les Hunter 93
37. Gene Moore 92
  Goose Ligon 92
39. Steve Jones 90
  Larry Kenon 90
41. Chuck Williams 88
42. Maurice McHartley 85
43. Mervin Jackson 84
44. Bill Melchionni 83
45. Rick Mount 81
  Brian Taylor 81
47. Charles Williams 80
48. Craig Raymond 78
  Ted McClain 78
50. Rich Jones 77
51. Larry Jones 75
  Billy Knight 75
53. John Williamson 72
54. Walter Simon 71
  Art Heyman 71
56. Ira Harge 70
57. Bob Warren 68
58. Connie Hawkins* 67
59. Bobby Jones 65
  George Gervin* 65
61. Mike Gale 64
  George Stone 64
63. Bird Averitt 63
64. Kevin Joyce 58
  Wil Jones 58
66. Billy Cunningham* 56
  Joe Caldwell 56
68. Tom Thacker 53
69. Julian Hammond 52
  Wendell Ladner 52
  John Beasley 52
72. Jeffrey Congdon 51
73. David Thompson* 50
74. Mike Barrett 49
  Wayne Hightower 49
  Maurice Lucas 49
77. Sam Smith 48
78. Charles Beasley 47
  Gus Gerard 47
  Al Smith 47
81. Don Buse 46
  Jackie Moreland 46
83. Gary Bradds 45
  Ronald Thomas 45
85. Charlie Scott 44
86. Spencer Haywood* 41
87. Jimmy O'Brien 40
  Lonnie Wright 40
  Andrew Anderson 40
  Manny Leaks 40
  Mike Pratt 40
92. James Silas 39
93. Marvin Barnes 38
  Coby Dietrick 38
95. Mike Barr 37
96. Henry Logan 36
97. Chico Vaughn 35
  Bernie Williams 35
99. Johnny Baum 34
100. Tom Owens 33
  Willie Murrell 33
102. Ronald Franz 32
  Skip Thoren 32
104. Julius Keye 31
  Jesse Branson 31
106. George Irvine 30
  Willard Sojourner 30
  Dave Robisch 30
109. Frank Card 29
110. Don Adams 28
  Len Elmore 28
  Ray Scott 28
113. Mike Green 27
114. Johnny Neumann 26
  Al Skinner 26
  Elton McGriff 26
117. Jan Van Breda Kolff 25
  Donald Sidle 25
119. Neil Johnson 24
  Tim Bassett 24
  Bob Bedell 24
  Swen Nater 24
123. Claude Terry 23
  Mike Butler 23
  Joe Hamilton 23
  Stew Johnson 23
127. Joe DePre 22
  Marv Roberts 22
  Bo Lamar 22
130. Willie Long 20
131. Ron Perry 19
  George Peeples 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
  George Karl 19
135. Gus Johnson* 18
  George Tinsley 18
  Willie Porter 18
  Ed Manning 18
139. Simmie Hill 17
  Stephen Vacendak 17
  Gary Keller 17
  Bruce Seals 17
143. Gene Littles 16
  George Adams 16
  Randolph Mahaffey 16
  Willie Somerset 16
  Warren Davis 16
  John Barnhill 16
149. Jim Bradley 15
  Marvin Webster 15
  Ervin Inniger 15
  Randy Denton 15
  Walter Piatkowski 15
154. Bud Olsen 14
  Al Tucker 14
  Arthur Becker 14
  Daniel Sparks 14
  Ollie Darden 14
159. John Clawson 13
  Bobby Hooper 13
  Jim Caldwell 13
  Moses Malone* 13
  Wayne Chapman 13
  Richard Clark 13
165. Cliff Hagan* 12
  Jim Ard 12
167. Adrian Smith 11
  Erwin Mueller 11
  Collis Jones 11
  Ken Wilburn 11
  Jim Jarvis 11
172. Bobby Rascoe 10
  Grant Simmons 10
  Stephen Chubin 10
  Rich Peek 10
176. Kim Hughes 9
  Dennis Wuycik 9
  Caldwell Jones 9
  Ben Warley 9
  Dennis Holman 9
  Jimmy Rayl 9
  Chuck Terry 9
  Goo Kennedy 9
184. Allan Bristow 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  James Foster 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Levern Tart 8
  Dallas Thornton 8
191. Marlbert Pradd 7
  Wali Jones 7
  Bobby Wilson 7
  Dave Twardzik 7
  Bob Lackey 7
  Larry Miller 7
  Howard Bayne 7
  Errol Palmer 7
199. Patrick McFarland 6
  Jay Miller 6
  Mel Peterson 6
  George Johnson 6
  Arvesta Kelly 6
  Tommie Bowens 6
205. Will Frazier 5
  Guy Manning 5
  Charles Edge 5
  Mike Lewis 5
  Mike Flynn 5
  Shaler Halimon 5
  Russell Critchfield 5
  Bobby Edmonds 5
  Leland Mitchell 5
  Monte Towe 5
  Roderick McDonald 5
  Lee Davis 5
217. Jasper Wilson 4
  Donald Dee 4
  Stephen Previs 4
  Donald Washington 4
  Jim McDaniels 4
  Dick Nemelka 4
  John Fairchild 4
  John Smith 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Mark Olberding 4
  Roger Brown 4
  Bill McGill 4
229. Len Chappell 3
  Gary Zeller 3
  Jerry Harkness 3
  Dewitt Menyard 3
  Joe Roberts 3
  Craig Dill 3
235. Dan Anderson 2
  Roy Ebron 2
  Leary Lentz 2
  Carroll Hooser 2
  Henry Bacon 2
  Al Cueto 2
  Ron Widby 2
  Bobby Croft 2
  Tom Workman 2
  Tom Hoover 2
  Ron Bonham 2
  Dan Hester 2
  Jerry Pettway 2
  Ron Nelson 2
  George Bruns 2
250. Sonny Dove 1
  Carl Fuller 1
  Pierre Russell 1
  Bill Newton 1
  David Bustion 1
  Jim O'Brien 1
  Charles Jordan 1
  Earle Higgins 1
  Clyde Dickey 1
  John Dickson 1
  Matthew Aitch 1
  Ronald Kozlicki 1
  Bill Bunting 1
  Fly Williams 1
  Howie Wright 1
  Mike Maloy 1
  John Trapp 1
  Garfield Smith 1
  Billy Schaeffer 1
  Henry Ward 1
  Joe Hamood 1
  George Sutor 1