NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Games

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player G
1. Robert Parish* 1611
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1560
3. John Stockton* 1504
4. Karl Malone* 1476
5. Dirk Nowitzki 1471
6. Kevin Garnett 1462
7. Moses Malone* 1455
8. Kevin Willis 1424
9. Vince Carter 1422
10. Jason Terry 1410
11. Tim Duncan 1392
12. Jason Kidd* 1391
13. Reggie Miller* 1389
14. Clifford Robinson 1380
15. Kobe Bryant 1346
16. Paul Pierce 1343
17. Gary Payton* 1335
18. Artis Gilmore* 1329
19. Buck Williams 1307
20. Andre Miller 1304
21. Elvin Hayes* 1303
22. Ray Allen* 1300
23. Caldwell Jones 1299
24. Mark Jackson 1296
25. Derek Fisher 1287
26. Sam Perkins 1286
27. Charles Oakley 1282
28. A.C. Green 1278
29. Jamal Crawford 1276
  Joe Johnson 1276
31. Terry Porter 1274
32. John Havlicek* 1270
33. Otis Thorpe 1257
34. Paul Silas 1254
35. Julius Erving* 1243
36. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1238
37. Dan Issel* 1218
38. Steve Nash* 1217
39. Tony Parker 1213
40. Dale Ellis 1209
41. Juwan Howard 1208
42. Shaquille O'Neal* 1207
43. Pau Gasol 1205
44. Derek Harper 1199
  Eddie Johnson 1199
46. Dikembe Mutombo* 1196
47. Alex English* 1193
48. Patrick Ewing* 1183
  Terry Cummings 1183
50. Richard Jefferson 1181
51. Scottie Pippen* 1178
52. James Edwards 1168
53. Horace Grant 1165
54. Shawn Marion 1163
55. LeBron James 1159
  Johnny Newman 1159
57. Tree Rollins 1156
58. Jerome Kersey 1153
59. Michael Cage 1140
60. Danny Schayes 1138
61. Detlef Schrempf 1136
62. Vlade Divac 1134
63. Billy Paultz 1124
64. Hal Greer* 1122
65. Rick Mahorn 1117
66. Kyle Korver 1116
  Zach Randolph 1116
68. Kurt Thomas 1110
69. Rasheed Wallace 1109
70. Tom Chambers 1107
  Jack Sikma 1107
  Robert Horry 1107
73. Michael Finley 1103
74. Herb Williams 1102
75. Maurice Cheeks* 1101
76. Dennis Johnson* 1100
77. Rod Strickland 1094
  Dale Davis 1094
79. Tyson Chandler 1092
80. Mark West 1090
81. P.J. Brown 1089
82. Ben Wallace 1088
83. Clyde Drexler* 1086
84. Antawn Jamison 1083
  Dell Curry 1083
86. Lenny Wilkens* 1077
  Jeff Hornacek 1077
88. Dominique Wilkins* 1074
89. Charles Barkley* 1073
  Byron Scott 1073
91. Michael Jordan* 1072
92. Bill Laimbeer 1068
93. Tyrone Corbin 1065
94. Boris Diaw 1064
  Carmelo Anthony 1064
96. George Gervin* 1060
97. Elton Brand 1058
  Olden Polynice 1058
99. Manu Ginobili 1057
  Johnny Green 1057
101. Andre Iguodala 1056
102. Avery Johnson 1054
103. Don Nelson* 1053
104. Shawn Kemp 1051
105. Rashard Lewis 1049
106. Leroy Ellis 1048
107. Wilt Chamberlain* 1045
108. Dwight Howard 1044
  Elden Campbell 1044
  Zaza Pachulia 1044
111. Walt Bellamy* 1043
  Chauncey Billups 1043
113. Danny Ainge 1042
114. Ron Boone 1041
115. Oscar Robertson* 1040
116. David West 1034
117. Walter Davis 1033
118. Chet Walker* 1032
  Mike Miller 1032
120. Gail Goodrich* 1031
121. Joe Smith 1030
122. Grant Hill* 1026
  Reggie Theus 1026
124. Maurice Lucas 1021
125. Rick Barry* 1020
126. Joe Dumars* 1018
127. Tayshaun Prince 1017
128. Antonio McDyess 1015
129. Jermaine O'Neal 1011
130. Ron Harper 1009
131. Nazr Mohammed 1005
132. Grant Long 1003
133. Sam Lacey 1002
  Calvin Murphy* 1002
135. Mike Bibby 1001
  Stacey Augmon 1001
137. Glen Rice 1000
138. Hedo Turkoglu 997
139. Dolph Schayes* 996
140. Sam Mitchell 994
141. T.R. Dunn 993
  Sam Cassell 993
143. Metta World Peace 991
  Dwyane Wade 991
145. Alvan Adams 988
146. David Robinson* 987
  Antoine Carr 987
  Erick Dampier 987
149. Mike Dunleavy 986
  Chris Mullin* 986
151. LaSalle Thompson 985
152. Wayne Cooper 984
  Vinnie Johnson 984
  Wes Unseld* 984
155. Hersey Hawkins 983
156. Al Harrington 981
157. Rolando Blackman 980
158. Isiah Thomas* 979
159. Shane Battier 977
160. Mitch Richmond* 976
  Randy Smith 976
162. Marcus Camby 973
163. Kevin McHale* 971
  Dick Barnett 971
  J.R. Smith 971
166. Jerry Stackhouse 970
167. Ricky Pierce 969
168. Kendall Gill 966
  Don Buse 966
170. Joe Kleine 965
171. Nate Thurmond* 964
  Dick Snyder 964
173. Bill Cartwright 963
  Fred Brown 963
  Bill Russell* 963
176. Lamar Odom 961
  Brad Davis 961
178. Louie Dampier* 960
179. Bob Lanier* 959
180. Sleepy Floyd 957
  Donyell Marshall 957
  James Donaldson 957
183. Trevor Ariza 956
184. Marvin Williams 955
  Dan Majerle 955
  Adrian Dantley* 955
187. Eddie Jones 954
188. Alton Lister 953
189. Sedale Threatt 951
190. Bailey Howell* 950
191. David Wesley 949
192. Raymond Felton 948
193. Rickey Green 946
  Mark Olberding 946
195. Chuck Person 943
  Brian Shaw 943
197. Steve Smith 942
198. Bobby Jones 941
199. Mike Gminski 938
  Tracy McGrady* 938
201. Lindsey Hunter 937
  Derrick McKey 937
203. Mychal Thompson 935
204. Jerry West* 932
205. Dave Robisch 930
  Rick Fox 930
207. Matt Barnes 929
  Tom Van Arsdale 929
  Armen Gilliam 929
210. John Lucas 928
  Thurl Bailey 928
212. Earl Monroe* 926
  James Worthy* 926
  Bill Bridges 926
215. Bob Cousy* 924
216. Jalen Rose 923
  Mark Aguirre 923
  Devin Harris 923
  Nene Hilario 923
220. Dick Van Arsdale 921
  Richard Hamilton 921
222. Larry Nance 920
223. Robert Reid 919
224. Danny Ferry 917
225. Tom Sanders* 916
226. Clarence Weatherspoon 915
  Al Jefferson 915
228. Allen Iverson* 914
  Bo Outlaw 914
230. Latrell Sprewell 913
231. Brent Barry 912
232. Dennis Rodman* 911
233. Steve Kerr 910
  Nick Collison 910
235. Scott Wedman 906
  Magic Johnson* 906
237. Jeff Malone 905
  Chris Paul 905
  Red Kerr 905
240. George Johnson 904
  Mickey Johnson 904
242. Antonio Davis 903
243. Dave Bing* 901
244. Gerald Wilkins 900
245. Larry Bird* 897
246. John Salmons 895
247. Josh Smith 894
248. Vern Fleming 893
  Chris Bosh 893
  John Long 893
  Antoine Walker 893

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player G
1. Robert Parish* 1611
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1560
3. John Stockton* 1504
4. Karl Malone* 1476
5. Dirk Nowitzki 1471
6. Kevin Garnett 1462
7. Kevin Willis 1424
8. Vince Carter 1422
9. Jason Terry 1410
10. Tim Duncan 1392
11. Jason Kidd* 1391
12. Reggie Miller* 1389
13. Clifford Robinson 1380
14. Kobe Bryant 1346
15. Paul Pierce 1343
16. Gary Payton* 1335
17. Moses Malone* 1329
18. Buck Williams 1307
19. Andre Miller 1304
20. Elvin Hayes* 1303
21. Ray Allen* 1300
22. Mark Jackson 1296
23. Derek Fisher 1287
24. Sam Perkins 1286
25. Charles Oakley 1282
26. A.C. Green 1278
27. Jamal Crawford 1276
  Joe Johnson 1276
29. Terry Porter 1274
30. John Havlicek* 1270
31. Otis Thorpe 1257
32. Paul Silas 1254
33. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1238
34. Steve Nash* 1217
35. Tony Parker 1213
36. Dale Ellis 1209
37. Juwan Howard 1208
38. Shaquille O'Neal* 1207
39. Pau Gasol 1205
40. Derek Harper 1199
  Eddie Johnson 1199
42. Dikembe Mutombo* 1196
43. Alex English* 1193
44. Patrick Ewing* 1183
  Terry Cummings 1183
46. Richard Jefferson 1181
47. Scottie Pippen* 1178
48. James Edwards 1168
49. Horace Grant 1165
50. Shawn Marion 1163
51. LeBron James 1159
  Johnny Newman 1159
53. Tree Rollins 1156
54. Jerome Kersey 1153
55. Michael Cage 1140
56. Danny Schayes 1138
57. Detlef Schrempf 1136
58. Vlade Divac 1134
59. Hal Greer* 1122
60. Rick Mahorn 1117
61. Kyle Korver 1116
  Zach Randolph 1116
63. Kurt Thomas 1110
64. Rasheed Wallace 1109
65. Jack Sikma 1107
  Robert Horry 1107
  Tom Chambers 1107
68. Michael Finley 1103
69. Herb Williams 1102
70. Maurice Cheeks* 1101
71. Dennis Johnson* 1100
72. Dale Davis 1094
  Rod Strickland 1094
74. Tyson Chandler 1092
75. Mark West 1090
76. P.J. Brown 1089
77. Ben Wallace 1088
78. Clyde Drexler* 1086
79. Antawn Jamison 1083
  Dell Curry 1083
81. Lenny Wilkens* 1077
  Jeff Hornacek 1077
83. Dominique Wilkins* 1074
84. Charles Barkley* 1073
  Byron Scott 1073
86. Michael Jordan* 1072
87. Bill Laimbeer 1068
  Caldwell Jones 1068
89. Tyrone Corbin 1065
90. Boris Diaw 1064
  Carmelo Anthony 1064
92. Olden Polynice 1058
  Elton Brand 1058
94. Manu Ginobili 1057
  Johnny Green 1057
96. Andre Iguodala 1056
97. Avery Johnson 1054
98. Don Nelson* 1053
99. Shawn Kemp 1051
100. Rashard Lewis 1049
101. Leroy Ellis 1048
102. Wilt Chamberlain* 1045
103. Elden Campbell 1044
  Dwight Howard 1044
  Zaza Pachulia 1044
106. Chauncey Billups 1043
  Walt Bellamy* 1043
108. Danny Ainge 1042
109. Oscar Robertson* 1040
110. David West 1034
111. Walter Davis 1033
112. Mike Miller 1032
  Chet Walker* 1032
114. Gail Goodrich* 1031
115. Joe Smith 1030
116. Grant Hill* 1026
  Reggie Theus 1026
118. Joe Dumars* 1018
119. Tayshaun Prince 1017
120. Antonio McDyess 1015
121. Jermaine O'Neal 1011
122. Ron Harper 1009
123. Nazr Mohammed 1005
124. Grant Long 1003
125. Sam Lacey 1002
  Calvin Murphy* 1002
127. Mike Bibby 1001
  Stacey Augmon 1001
129. Glen Rice 1000
130. Hedo Turkoglu 997
131. Dolph Schayes* 996
132. Sam Mitchell 994
133. Sam Cassell 993
  T.R. Dunn 993
135. Dwyane Wade 991
  Metta World Peace 991
137. Alvan Adams 988
138. Antoine Carr 987
  Erick Dampier 987
  David Robinson* 987
141. Chris Mullin* 986
  Mike Dunleavy 986
143. LaSalle Thompson 985
144. Wayne Cooper 984
  Vinnie Johnson 984
  Wes Unseld* 984
147. Hersey Hawkins 983
148. Al Harrington 981
149. Rolando Blackman 980
150. Isiah Thomas* 979
151. Shane Battier 977
152. Randy Smith 976
  Mitch Richmond* 976
154. Marcus Camby 973
155. Dick Barnett 971
  J.R. Smith 971
  Kevin McHale* 971
158. Jerry Stackhouse 970
159. Ricky Pierce 969
160. Kendall Gill 966
161. Joe Kleine 965
162. Nate Thurmond* 964
  Dick Snyder 964
164. Bill Cartwright 963
  Bill Russell* 963
  Fred Brown 963
167. Brad Davis 961
  Lamar Odom 961
169. Bob Lanier* 959
170. James Donaldson 957
  Sleepy Floyd 957
  Donyell Marshall 957
173. Trevor Ariza 956
174. Dan Majerle 955
  Adrian Dantley* 955
  Marvin Williams 955
177. Eddie Jones 954
178. Alton Lister 953
179. Sedale Threatt 951
180. Bailey Howell* 950
181. David Wesley 949
182. Raymond Felton 948
183. Rickey Green 946
184. Brian Shaw 943
  Chuck Person 943
186. Steve Smith 942
187. Mike Gminski 938
  Tracy McGrady* 938
189. Derrick McKey 937
  Lindsey Hunter 937
191. Mychal Thompson 935
192. Jerry West* 932
193. Rick Fox 930
194. Tom Van Arsdale 929
  Matt Barnes 929
  Armen Gilliam 929
197. Thurl Bailey 928
  John Lucas 928
199. Bill Bridges 926
  Earl Monroe* 926
  James Worthy* 926
202. Bob Cousy* 924
203. Nene Hilario 923
  Mark Aguirre 923
  Jalen Rose 923
  Devin Harris 923
207. Dick Van Arsdale 921
  Richard Hamilton 921
209. Larry Nance 920
210. Robert Reid 919
211. Danny Ferry 917
212. Tom Sanders* 916
213. Clarence Weatherspoon 915
  Al Jefferson 915
215. Allen Iverson* 914
  Bo Outlaw 914
217. Latrell Sprewell 913
218. Brent Barry 912
219. Dennis Rodman* 911
220. Nick Collison 910
  Steve Kerr 910
222. Artis Gilmore* 909
223. Magic Johnson* 906
  Scott Wedman 906
225. Jeff Malone 905
  Chris Paul 905
  Red Kerr 905
228. George Johnson 904
  Mickey Johnson 904
230. Antonio Davis 903
231. Dave Bing* 901
232. Gerald Wilkins 900
233. Larry Bird* 897
234. John Salmons 895
235. Josh Smith 894
236. Vern Fleming 893
  John Long 893
  Chris Bosh 893
  Antoine Walker 893
240. Paul Millsap 892
  Guy Rodgers* 892
242. Dave Corzine 891
243. Lou Hudson 890
244. Mookie Blaylock 889
  Muggsy Bogues 889
246. Hot Rod Williams 887
247. Samuel Dalembert 886
  Chris Dudley 886
  World B. Free 886
250. Jim Jackson 885
  LaMarcus Aldridge 885

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player G
1. Louie Dampier* 728
2. Byron Beck 694
3. Freddie Lewis 686
4. Gerald Govan 681
5. Ron Boone 662
6. Jim Eakins 652
7. Stew Johnson 647
8. Steve Jones 640
9. Mel Daniels* 628
10. Bob Netolicky 618
11. Roger Brown* 605
12. Cincinnatus Powell 599
13. Red Robbins 586
14. Donnie Freeman 584
15. Wil Jones 566
16. Fatty Taylor 561
17. Bill Keller 556
18. Jimmy Jones 546
19. Walter Simon 541
20. Mack Calvin 533
21. John Beasley 506
22. Bill Melchionni 502
23. Dan Issel* 500
  Chuck Williams 500
25. Billy Paultz 487
  Ralph Simpson 487
27. Larry Miller 486
  Bob Warren 486
29. George Carter 478
30. Willie Wise 475
31. Rich Jones 474
32. Glen Combs 465
  Gene Moore 465
34. Larry Jones 456
35. Lee Davis 453
36. Gene Littles 450
37. Warren Jabali 447
  Warren Davis 447
39. Les Hunter 444
40. Goose Ligon 434
41. Ira Harge 427
42. Trooper Washington 426
43. Dave Robisch 422
44. Artis Gilmore* 420
45. Julius Keye 418
46. Arthur Becker 414
47. Julius Erving* 407
48. Ronald Franz 403
49. Darnell Hillman 395
50. Tom Owens 389
  Mike Gale 389
52. Doug Moe 378
53. Ted McClain 377
54. Larry Brown* 376
55. Marv Roberts 374
56. Charles Williams 372
  Johnny Neumann 372
58. Randy Denton 368
59. George Thompson 364
60. Coby Dietrick 362
61. Darel Carrier 350
62. Joe Hamilton 344
63. Al Smith 337
  Mike Lewis 337
65. Lonnie Wright 335
66. Julian Hammond 329
67. James Silas 328
68. George Irvine 325
69. Ed Manning 324
70. Randolph Mahaffey 321
  Bob Verga 321
72. Zelmo Beaty* 319
73. Don Buse 318
74. John Roche 317
75. Joe Caldwell 314
  Donald Sidle 314
  George McGinnis* 314
78. Manny Leaks 311
79. George Lehmann 310
80. Willie Sojourner 309
  George Peeples 309
82. Frank Card 306
  Jeffrey Congdon 306
84. Jimmy O'Brien 303
85. Goo Kennedy 301
86. Wendell Ladner 300
87. Collis Jones 298
88. Skeeter Swift 283
  Rick Mount 283
90. Charles Beasley 281
91. Claude Terry 277
92. Levern Tart 274
93. Brian Taylor 271
94. Bob Bedell 269
  George Gervin* 269
96. Ronald Thomas 264
  Mike Jackson 264
98. Mervin Jackson 262
  Oliver Taylor 262
100. George Stone 259
101. Dave Twardzik 256
102. Sam Smith 255
103. Simmie Hill 252
104. Larry Kenon 249
  Wayne Hightower 249
106. Mike Butler 245
107. Tim Bassett 238
108. Bird Averitt 236
109. Mike Barr 234
  Jackie Moreland 234
111. Swen Nater 233
112. Caldwell Jones 231
  George Karl 231
114. Willie Murrell 228
  John Williamson 228
116. Stephen Chubin 226
  Rick Barry* 226
118. Ollie Darden 223
119. George Adams 215
120. Craig Raymond 214
  Mike Green 214
122. Jim Ard 213
  Willie Long 213
124. Tommie Bowens 211
125. Gary Bradds 210
126. Chuck Terry 206
  Wayne Chapman 206
128. John Brisker 205
129. Bo Lamar 202
130. Larry Cannon 194
  Andrew Anderson 194
132. Maurice McHartley 189
133. Arvesta Kelly 188
134. Ron Perry 187
  Mike Barrett 187
136. Kevin Joyce 180
137. Johnny Baum 179
138. Neil Johnson 178
139. Barry Parkhill 173
140. Skip Thoren 170
  Riney Lochmann 170
142. Billy Shepherd 169
143. Bobby Jones 167
144. Maurice Lucas 166
  Ed Johnson 166
  Gus Gerard 166
147. Sonny Dove 165
  Jim Chones 165
  Travis Grant 165
150. Jan van Breda Kolff 164
  Chico Vaughn 164
152. John Barnhill 163
  Art Heyman 163
154. Roger Brown 162
155. Bobby Rascoe 159
156. Charlie Scott* 157
  Walter Piatkowski 157
  Dennis Wuycik 157
159. Bernie Williams 155
  Charles Edge 155
161. Len Elmore 153
162. Dave Lattin 151
  Will Frazier 151
164. Billy Knight 150
165. Al Cueto 149
166. Patrick McFarland 148
  Leary Lentz 148
  Ben Warley 148
169. Rich Niemann 147
  John Smith 147
171. Bill Bunting 145
  Hank Whitney 145
173. Marvin Barnes 144
174. Mike Pratt 143
175. Dan Anderson 140
176. Tony Jackson 138
177. Bill McGill 137
  Billy Schaeffer 137
179. John Fairchild 135
  Jim Caldwell 135
  Willie Somerset 135
182. Samuel Robinson 134
  Al Skinner 134
184. George Tinsley 133
185. Mel Peterson 132
186. Larry Bunce 129
187. Larry Finch 128
188. Ray Scott 127
189. Moses Malone* 126
190. Jim Jarvis 125
  Kendall Rhine 125
  Bobby Lloyd 125
193. Steven Kramer 124
194. Tom Hoover 123
195. Gary Keller 122
196. Joe DePre 119
197. Connie Hawkins* 117
198. Billy Cunningham* 116
199. Bruce Seals 113
200. Pierre Russell 110
201. Ervin Inniger 109
202. Henry Logan 108
203. William Franklin 107
204. Jay Miller 106
205. Jimmy Rayl 101
206. Jim Bradley 98
207. Tom Thacker 96
208. Grant Simmons 95
  Al Tucker 95
210. Cliff Hagan* 94
211. David Vaughn 93
212. Jimmy Foster 89
213. Roderick McDonald 87
  Jim McDaniels 87
  Jerry Pettway 87
216. Luther Green 85
217. Loyd King 84
  Kim Hughes 84
  Spencer Haywood* 84
  Bud Olsen 84
  Shaler Halimon 84
222. Stephen Vacendak 83
  David Thompson* 83
224. Barry Liebowitz 82
  Joe Kennedy 82
  Lester Selvage 82
  Tom Workman 82
228. Paul Ruffner 81
  Jerry Chambers 81
  Jerry Harkness 81
  Mark Olberding 81
232. Keith Swagerty 80
233. Len Chappell 79
  Marlbert Pradd 79
  George Sutor 79
236. Jesse Branson 78
  Leland Mitchell 78
  Calvin Fowler 78
239. Jim Hadnot 77
  Barry Orms 77
  Ronald Taylor 77
242. Scott English 76
  Billy Harris 76
  Joe Hamood 76
  Carl Fuller 76
  Mel Nowell 76
247. Dennis Hamilton 75
  Mel Bennett 75
  Bobby Edmonds 75
250. M.L. Carr 74
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