NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Minutes Played

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Minutes Played since 1951-52

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player MP
1.LeBron James 10049
2.Tim Duncan* 9370
3.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 8851
4.Kobe Bryant* 8641
5.Scottie Pippen* 8105
6.Shaquille O'Neal* 8098
7.Karl Malone* 7907
8.Tony Parker 7758
9.Wilt Chamberlain* 7559
10.Magic Johnson* 7538
11.Bill Russell* 7497
12.Michael Jordan* 7474
13.Julius Erving* 7352
14.Dennis Johnson* 6994
15.Larry Bird* 6886
16.John Havlicek* 6860
17.Derek Fisher 6856
18.Robert Horry 6823
19.Dwyane Wade 6697
20.John Stockton* 6398
21.Jerry West* 6321
22.Paul Pierce 6229
23.Robert Parish* 6177
24.Horace Grant 6172
25.Jason Kidd* 6088
26.Manu Ginóbili 6075
27.Ray Allen* 6064
28.Dirk Nowitzki 5895
29.Rasheed Wallace 5838
30.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5749
31.Kevin McHale* 5716
32.Kevin Durant 5598
33.Clyde Drexler* 5572
34.Elgin Baylor* 5510
35.Gary Payton* 5481
36.Byron Scott 5365
37.Chauncey Billups 5321
38.Reggie Miller* 5308
39.James Worthy* 5297
40.Kevin Garnett* 5283
41.Patrick Ewing* 5207
42.Charles Oakley 5108
43.Richard Hamilton 5039
44.Danny Ainge 5038
45.Tayshaun Prince 4977
46.Wes Unseld* 4889
47.Charles Barkley* 4849
48.Maurice Cheeks* 4848
49.Pau Gasol 4825
50.Dennis Rodman* 4789
51.Sam Perkins 4785
52.Jeff Hornacek 4766
53.Michael Cooper 4744
54.Andre Iguodala 4724
55.Dan Issel* 4722
56.Sam Jones* 4654
57.Paul Silas 4619
58.Klay Thompson 4570
59.Ben Wallace 4524
60.Draymond Green 4377
61.Zelmo Beaty* 4345
62.Bobby Jones* 4290
63.Steve Nash* 4289
64.Joe Johnson 4264
65.Dan Majerle 4239
66.Stephen Curry 4235
67.David Robinson* 4221
68.Isiah Thomas* 4216
69.Bruce Bowen 4191
70.Freddie Lewis 4160
 Elvin Hayes* 4160
72.Al Horford 4159
73.Bob Cousy* 4120
74.A.C. Green 4119
75.Joe Dumars* 4097
76.James Harden 4074
77.Rick Barry* 4061
78.Louie Dampier* 4041
79.Moses Malone* 4031
80.Roger Brown* 4030
81.Jason Terry 3988
82.Walt Frazier* 3953
83.Rajon Rondo 3944
84.Terry Porter 3939
85.Michael Finley 3907
86.Mel Daniels* 3901
87.Clifford Robinson 3887
88.Bob Dandridge 3882
89.Kevin Johnson 3879
90.Kawhi Leonard 3847
91.Richard Jefferson 3838
92.Shawn Marion 3837
93.J.R. Smith 3834
94.Serge Ibaka 3828
95.Chris Paul 3800
96.Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
97.George Hill 3795
98.Billy Paultz 3788
99.Derrick McKey 3786
100.Mark Jackson 3776
101.Dave Cowens* 3768
102.Caldwell Jones 3743
103.Bill Laimbeer 3735
104.Vlade Divac* 3728
105.Russell Westbrook 3720
106.George McGinnis* 3715
107.Buck Williams 3710
108.Chet Walker* 3688
109.Dave DeBusschere* 3682
110.Oscar Robertson* 3673
111.Dale Davis 3662
112.Hal Greer* 3642
113.Artis Gilmore* 3630
114.Lamar Odom 3599
115.Kenyon Martin 3589
116.Jack Sikma* 3558
117.Bob Pettit* 3545
118.Sam Cassell 3539
119.Bill Bridges 3521
120.Dwight Howard 3514
121.Bill Cartwright 3496
122.Mike Bibby 3484
123.Jo Jo White* 3428
124.Jerome Kersey 3394
125.Kendrick Perkins 3369
126.Detlef Schrempf 3338
127.Trevor Ariza 3293
128.Kyle Korver 3252
129.Sidney Moncrief* 3226
130.Jimmy Jones 3224
131.Tom Heinsohn* 3223
132.Gus Williams 3215
133.Don Nelson* 3209
134.Allen Iverson* 3203
135.Udonis Haslem 3194
136.George Gervin* 3192
137.Danny Green 3188
 Rudy LaRusso 3188
139.Bill Bradley* 3161
140.Boris Diaw 3144
141.David West 3138
142.Metta World Peace 3135
143.Chris Bosh 3131
 Maurice Lucas 3131
145.Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
146.Peja Stojaković 3106
147.Derek Harper 3094
148.Anthony Mason 3092
149.Bryon Russell 3081
150.Cliff Hagan* 3080
151.Marc Gasol 3079
152.Tom Chambers 3061
153.Mario Elie 3054
154.Tom Sanders* 3049
155.John Starks 3035
156.Vince Carter 3033
157.Shane Battier 3032
158.Dick Barnett 3031
159.Deron Williams 3002
160.Ron Harper 3000
161.Hedo Türkoğlu 2985
162.Kyle Lowry 2984
163.Paul Millsap 2976
164.Paul George 2967
165.Terry Cummings 2959
166.Mark Aguirre 2958
167.Carlos Boozer 2942
168.Shawn Kemp 2937
169.J.J. Redick 2910
170.Steve Smith 2902
171.Chris Webber 2900
172.P.J. Brown 2883
173.Mario Chalmers 2877
174.Slater Martin* 2876
175.Nate Thurmond* 2875
176.Sean Elliott 2836
177.Rashard Lewis 2829
178.Avery Johnson 2807
179.Carmelo Anthony 2773
180.Eddie Jones 2765
181.Rik Smits 2747
182.Robert Reid 2740
183.Darryl Dawkins 2734
184.Cedric Maxwell 2731
185.Jim McMillian 2722
 Bailey Howell* 2722
187.Ron Boone 2719
188.Earl Monroe* 2715
189.Bob McAdoo* 2714
190.Mychal Thompson 2708
191.Willie Wise 2698
192.John Salley 2694
193.Dolph Schayes* 2687
194.Vinnie Johnson 2671
195.LaMarcus Aldridge 2668
196.Toni Kukoč 2664
197.Ricky Pierce 2656
198.Antonio Davis 2647
199.Willis Reed* 2641
200.Anfernee Hardaway 2640
201.Gail Goodrich* 2622
202.John Paxson 2617
203.Alonzo Mourning* 2597
204.Jermaine O'Neal 2577
205.Bill Sharman* 2573
206.Kurt Rambis 2565
207.Latrell Sprewell 2548
208.Hersey Hawkins 2529
209.Rick Fox 2527
210.Allan Houston 2525
211.Adrian Dantley* 2515
212.Bill Keller 2504
213.K.C. Jones* 2499
214.Eric Snow 2471
215.Antoine Walker 2461
216.Shaun Livingston 2450
 Zach Randolph 2450
218.Paul Westphal* 2449
219.Brian Shaw 2442
220.Rick Mahorn 2429
221.Larry Nance 2428
222.Luol Deng 2427
 Alex English* 2427
224.Stephen Jackson 2419
225.Lenny Wilkens* 2403
226.Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
227.Larry Johnson 2397
228.Frank Ramsey* 2396
229.Keith Erickson 2393
 Doc Rivers 2393
231.Nick Van Exel 2390
232.Archie Clark 2387
233.Bob Netolicky 2385
234.Kevin Willis 2377
235.Jerry Lucas* 2370
236.B.J. Armstrong 2364
 Tom Henderson 2364
238.Bob Lanier* 2361
 Antonio McDyess 2361
240.Tristan Thompson 2327
241.Josh Smith 2306
242.Mark Eaton 2295
243.Lionel Hollins 2293
244.Alvan Adams 2288
245.Norm Nixon 2287
246.Red Kerr 2275
247.Paul Pressey 2269
248.Elden Campbell 2268
249.Jeff Mullins 2255
250.Otis Thorpe 2252

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player MP
1.Freddie Lewis 4151
2.Roger Brown* 4030
3.Mel Daniels* 3901
4.Louie Dampier* 3795
5.Dan Issel* 3123
6.Jimmy Jones 2853
7.George McGinnis* 2680
8.Willie Wise 2592
9.Bill Keller 2504
10.Ron Boone 2493
11.Artis Gilmore* 2478
12.Bob Netolicky 2385
13.Billy Paultz 2172
14.Doug Moe 2142
15.Red Robbins 2079
16.Julius Erving* 2064
17.Cincinnatus Powell 2019
18.Trooper Washington 2015
19.Zelmo Beaty* 2000
20.Donnie Freeman 1968
21.Mack Calvin 1959
22.Gerald Govan 1930
23.Jim Eakins 1897
24.Byron Beck 1761
25.Darnell Hillman 1757
26.Larry Brown* 1710
27.Darel Carrier 1693
28.Glen Combs 1545
29.Goose Ligon 1518
30.Ralph Simpson 1501
31.Rick Mount 1498
32.Walter Simon 1435
33.Mervin Jackson 1391
34.Rick Barry* 1338
35.Fatty Taylor 1336
36.Brian Taylor 1334
37.Les Hunter 1305
38.Bill Melchionni 1275
39.John Beasley 1274
40.John Roche 1239
41.Steve Jones 1224
42.Warren Jabali 1209
43.Don Buse 1208
44.Larry Jones 1189
45.Rich Jones 1177
46.George Stone 1148
47.Chuck Williams 1133
48.George Carter 1119
49.Ira Harge 1051
50.Mike Gale 1048
51.Charles Williams 1022
52.Ted McClain 1007
53.Oliver Taylor 994
54.George Gervin* 990
55.Larry Kenon 946
56.Wil Jones 936
 Connie Hawkins* 936
58.Bob Warren 935
59.Gene Moore 933
60.Dave Robisch 909
61.Billy Knight 906
62.Lonnie Wright 905
63.John Williamson 903
64.Sam Smith 895
65.Bobby Jones* 859
66.Kevin Joyce 846
67.Jackie Moreland 829
68.Art Heyman 828
69.Tom Owens 751
70.Craig Raymond 743
71.Julian Hammond 739
72.Mike Barrett 727
 Bird Averitt 727
74.Wendell Ladner 718
75.Maurice Lucas 705
76.Maurice McHartley 699
77.Charles Beasley 698
78.Willie Murrell 689
79.Ronald Thomas 665
80.Julius Keye 643
81.Manny Leaks 640
82.Mike Barr 639
83.Chico Vaughn 633
 Gary Bradds 633
 Len Elmore 633
86.Jimmy O'Brien 610
87.George Peeples 607
 Jeffrey Congdon 607
89.Johnny Baum 600
90.James Silas 591
91.Tom Thacker 578
92.Joe Caldwell 572
93.Stew Johnson 569
94.Spencer Haywood* 568
95.Tim Bassett 556
96.Andrew Anderson 551
97.Coby Dietrick 534
98.Billy Cunningham* 533
99.Wayne Hightower 522
100.David Thompson* 508
101.Charlie Scott* 504
102.Gene Littles 492
103.Mike Pratt 488
104.Mike Green 487
105.Ray Scott 476
106.George Irvine 472
107.Skip Thoren 454
108.Al Smith 449
109.Swen Nater 445
110.Marvin Barnes 444
111.Donald Sidle 428
112.Marv Roberts 422
113.Arthur Becker 415
114.Levern Tart 414
115.Gus Gerard 410
116.Jesse Branson 402
117.Ronald Franz 389
118.Henry Logan 381
119.Bernie Williams 380
120.Jan van Breda Kolff 378
121.Ervin Inniger 364
122.Ed Manning 361
123.Neil Johnson 351
124.Frank Card 338
125.Claude Terry 330
126.Joe Hamilton 319
127.John Barnhill 317
128.Mike Butler 314
129.Sonny Dove 313
 John Clawson 313
131.Bruce Seals 301
 Don Adams 301
133.Willie Sojourner 297
 Adrian Smith 297
135.Al Skinner 296
136.Bobby Hooper 288
137.Johnny Neumann 285
138.George Tinsley 284
139.Caldwell Jones 277
140.Elton McGriff 267
141.Kim Hughes 266
142.Chuck Terry 258
143.Collis Jones 256
144.Bobby Rascoe 251
 Daniel Sparks 251
 Walter Piatkowski 251
147.Bob Bedell 250
148.George Karl 245
 Joe DePre 245
150.Bo Lamar 241
151.Jim Caldwell 238
 Randolph Mahaffey 238
153.Randy Denton 236
154.Moses Malone* 235
155.Richard Clark 231
156.Stephen Vacendak 230
157.Billy Shepherd 227
158.Simmie Hill 226
159.Ed Johnson 216
 Al Tucker 216
161.Jim Ard 215
162.Bud Olsen 211
 Jim Jarvis 211
164.Willie Long 209
165.Ron Perry 202
166.Gary Keller 199
167.Wayne Chapman 198
168.Leroy Wright 195
169.Samuel Robinson 192
170.George Adams 184
 Gus Johnson* 184
172.Ollie Darden 183
173.Jim Bradley 182
174.Warren Davis 180
175.Jim Chones 170
176.Willie Porter 167
177.Goo Kennedy 165
178.Bob Verga 156
179.Marvin Webster 155
180.Grant Simmons 154
181.Larry Miller 153
182.John Smith 141
183.Rich Peek 137
184.Mike Lewis 131
 Willie Somerset 131
186.Ben Warley 129
187.Dennis Holman 128
188.Mel Peterson 120
189.Dallas Thornton 118
 Jimmy Rayl 118
191.Cliff Hagan* 115
192.Dave Twardzik 112
 Erwin Mueller 112
194.Hal Hale 103
195.Jim McDaniels 98
196.Allan Bristow 97
197.Bill McGill 96
 George Johnson 96
199.Dennis Wuycik 94
 Tommie Bowens 94
201.Ken Wilburn 93
202.Jasper Wilson 92
203.Roger Brown 90
204.Len Chappell 89
205.Howard Bayne 85
 John Fairchild 85
 Will Frazier 85
208.Mike Flynn 83
209.Luther Green 82
210.Arvesta Kelly 77
211.Calvin Fowler 76
212.Errol Palmer 75
213.Leary Lentz 73
 Mark Olberding 73
215.Jay Miller 72
216.Lee Davis 71
217.Guy Manning 66
218.Jimmy Foster 65
219.Dewitt Menyard 64
220.Garfield Smith 63
 Joe Roberts 63
222.Kendall Rhine 62
 Jerry Pettway 62
224.Bob Lackey 60
 Hank Whitney 60
226.Leland Mitchell 57
 Marlbert Pradd 57
228.Bobby Croft 55
 Shaler Halimon 55
 Stephen Chubin 55
231.Rich Niemann 53
232.John Trapp 51
 Al Cueto 51
 Dick Nemelka 51
 Riney Lochmann 51
236.Bobby Wilson 50
237.Bobby Edmonds 47
238.Wali Jones 46
239.Carl Fuller 43
240.Joe Hamood 42
 Jim O'Brien 42
 Charles Edge 42
 Dan Hester 42
244.Roy Ebron 41
 Don Dee 41
246.Dan Anderson 38
247.Pierre Russell 37
248.Howie Wright 36
 Roderick McDonald 36
250.Bill Bunting 35

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player MP
1.LeBron James 10049
2.Tim Duncan* 9370
3.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 8851
4.Kobe Bryant* 8641
5.Scottie Pippen* 8105
6.Shaquille O'Neal* 8098
7.Karl Malone* 7907
8.Tony Parker 7758
9.Wilt Chamberlain* 7559
10.Magic Johnson* 7538
11.Bill Russell* 7497
12.Michael Jordan* 7474
13.Dennis Johnson* 6994
14.Larry Bird* 6886
15.John Havlicek* 6860
16.Derek Fisher 6856
17.Robert Horry 6823
18.Dwyane Wade 6697
19.John Stockton* 6398
20.Jerry West* 6321
21.Paul Pierce 6229
22.Robert Parish* 6177
23.Horace Grant 6172
24.Jason Kidd* 6088
25.Manu Ginóbili 6075
26.Ray Allen* 6064
27.Dirk Nowitzki 5895
28.Rasheed Wallace 5838
29.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5749
30.Kevin McHale* 5716
31.Kevin Durant 5598
32.Clyde Drexler* 5572
33.Elgin Baylor* 5510
34.Gary Payton* 5481
35.Byron Scott 5365
36.Chauncey Billups 5321
37.Reggie Miller* 5308
38.James Worthy* 5297
39.Julius Erving* 5288
40.Kevin Garnett* 5283
41.Patrick Ewing* 5207
42.Charles Oakley 5108
43.Richard Hamilton 5039
44.Danny Ainge 5038
45.Tayshaun Prince 4977
46.Wes Unseld* 4889
47.Charles Barkley* 4849
48.Maurice Cheeks* 4848
49.Pau Gasol 4825
50.Dennis Rodman* 4789
51.Sam Perkins 4785
52.Jeff Hornacek 4766
53.Michael Cooper 4744
54.Andre Iguodala 4724
55.Sam Jones* 4654
56.Paul Silas 4619
57.Klay Thompson 4570
58.Ben Wallace 4524
59.Draymond Green 4377
60.Steve Nash* 4289
61.Joe Johnson 4264
62.Dan Majerle 4239
63.Stephen Curry 4235
64.David Robinson* 4221
65.Isiah Thomas* 4216
66.Bruce Bowen 4191
67.Elvin Hayes* 4160
68.Al Horford 4159
69.Bob Cousy* 4120
70.A.C. Green 4119
71.Joe Dumars* 4097
72.James Harden 4074
73.Jason Terry 3988
74.Walt Frazier* 3953
75.Rajon Rondo 3944
76.Terry Porter 3939
77.Michael Finley 3907
78.Clifford Robinson 3887
79.Bob Dandridge 3882
80.Kevin Johnson 3879
81.Kawhi Leonard 3847
82.Richard Jefferson 3838
83.Shawn Marion 3837
84.J.R. Smith 3834
85.Serge Ibaka 3828
86.Chris Paul 3800
87.Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
88.Moses Malone* 3796
89.George Hill 3795
90.Derrick McKey 3786
91.Mark Jackson 3776
92.Dave Cowens* 3768
93.Bill Laimbeer 3735
94.Vlade Divac* 3728
95.Russell Westbrook 3720
96.Buck Williams 3710
97.Chet Walker* 3688
98.Dave DeBusschere* 3682
99.Oscar Robertson* 3673
100.Dale Davis 3662
101.Hal Greer* 3642
102.Lamar Odom 3599
103.Kenyon Martin 3589
104.Jack Sikma* 3558
105.Bob Pettit* 3545
106.Sam Cassell 3539
107.Bill Bridges 3521
108.Dwight Howard 3514
109.Bill Cartwright 3496
110.Mike Bibby 3484
111.Caldwell Jones 3466
112.Bobby Jones* 3431
113.Jo Jo White* 3428
114.Jerome Kersey 3394
115.Kendrick Perkins 3369
116.Detlef Schrempf 3338
117.Trevor Ariza 3293
118.Kyle Korver 3252
119.Sidney Moncrief* 3226
120.Tom Heinsohn* 3223
121.Gus Williams 3215
122.Don Nelson* 3209
123.Allen Iverson* 3203
124.Udonis Haslem 3194
125.Rudy LaRusso 3188
 Danny Green 3188
127.Bill Bradley* 3161
128.Boris Diaw 3144
129.David West 3138
130.Metta World Peace 3135
131.Chris Bosh 3131
132.Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
133.Peja Stojaković 3106
134.Derek Harper 3094
135.Anthony Mason 3092
136.Bryon Russell 3081
137.Marc Gasol 3079
138.Tom Chambers 3061
139.Mario Elie 3054
140.Tom Sanders* 3049
141.John Starks 3035
142.Vince Carter 3033
143.Shane Battier 3032
144.Dick Barnett 3031
145.Deron Williams 3002
146.Ron Harper 3000
147.Hedo Türkoğlu 2985
148.Kyle Lowry 2984
149.Paul Millsap 2976
150.Paul George 2967
151.Cliff Hagan* 2965
152.Terry Cummings 2959
153.Mark Aguirre 2958
154.Carlos Boozer 2942
155.Shawn Kemp 2937
156.J.J. Redick 2910
157.Steve Smith 2902
158.Chris Webber 2900
159.P.J. Brown 2883
160.Mario Chalmers 2877
161.Slater Martin* 2876
162.Nate Thurmond* 2875
163.Sean Elliott 2836
164.Rashard Lewis 2829
165.Avery Johnson 2807
166.Carmelo Anthony 2773
167.Eddie Jones 2765
168.Rik Smits 2747
169.Robert Reid 2740
170.Darryl Dawkins 2734
171.Cedric Maxwell 2731
172.Rick Barry* 2723
173.Bailey Howell* 2722
 Jim McMillian 2722
175.Earl Monroe* 2715
176.Bob McAdoo* 2714
177.Mychal Thompson 2708
178.John Salley 2694
179.Dolph Schayes* 2687
180.Vinnie Johnson 2671
181.LaMarcus Aldridge 2668
182.Toni Kukoč 2664
183.Ricky Pierce 2656
184.Antonio Davis 2647
185.Willis Reed* 2641
186.Anfernee Hardaway 2640
187.Gail Goodrich* 2622
188.John Paxson 2617
189.Alonzo Mourning* 2597
190.Jermaine O'Neal 2577
191.Bill Sharman* 2573
192.Kurt Rambis 2565
193.Latrell Sprewell 2548
194.Hersey Hawkins 2529
195.Rick Fox 2527
196.Allan Houston 2525
197.Adrian Dantley* 2515
198.K.C. Jones* 2499
199.Eric Snow 2471
200.Antoine Walker 2461
201.Shaun Livingston 2450
 Zach Randolph 2450
203.Paul Westphal* 2449
204.Brian Shaw 2442
205.Rick Mahorn 2429
206.Larry Nance 2428
207.Luol Deng 2427
 Alex English* 2427
209.Maurice Lucas 2426
210.Stephen Jackson 2419
211.Lenny Wilkens* 2403
212.Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
213.Larry Johnson 2397
214.Frank Ramsey* 2396
215.Keith Erickson 2393
 Doc Rivers 2393
217.Nick Van Exel 2390
218.Archie Clark 2387
219.Kevin Willis 2377
220.Jerry Lucas* 2370
221.B.J. Armstrong 2364
 Tom Henderson 2364
223.Bob Lanier* 2361
 Antonio McDyess 2361
225.Zelmo Beaty* 2345
226.Tristan Thompson 2327
227.Josh Smith 2306
228.Mark Eaton 2295
229.Lionel Hollins 2293
230.Alvan Adams 2288
231.Norm Nixon 2287
232.Red Kerr 2275
233.Paul Pressey 2269
234.Elden Campbell 2268
235.Jeff Mullins 2255
236.Otis Thorpe 2252
237.Marcus Camby 2245
238.Tyrone Corbin 2226
239.Kyrie Irving 2221
240.James Edwards 2212
241.George Gervin* 2202
242.Nenê Hilário 2201
243.Lou Hudson 2199
 Tyson Chandler 2199
245.Leandro Barbosa 2196
246.Nate McMillan 2186
247.Walter Davis 2184
248.Dominique Wilkins* 2172
249.DeMar DeRozan 2165
250.Jerry Stackhouse 2162