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 11035
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.Kevin Durant 6083
27.Manu Ginóbili 6075
28.Ray Allen* 6064
29.Dirk Nowitzki 5895
30.Rasheed Wallace 5838
31.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5749
32.Kevin McHale* 5716
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.Andre Iguodala 5205
43.Charles Oakley 5108
44.Richard Hamilton 5039
45.Danny Ainge 5038
46.Tayshaun Prince 4977
47.Wes Unseld* 4889
48.Charles Barkley* 4849
49.Maurice Cheeks* 4848
50.James Harden 4844
51.Pau Gasol 4825
52.Kawhi Leonard 4790
53.Dennis Rodman* 4789
54.Sam Perkins 4785
55.Jeff Hornacek 4766
56.Michael Cooper 4744
 Chris Paul 4744
58.Dan Issel* 4722
59.Sam Jones* 4654
60.Paul Silas 4619
61.Klay Thompson 4570
62.Rajon Rondo 4559
63.Ben Wallace* 4524
64.Draymond Green 4377
65.Zelmo Beaty* 4345
66.Bobby Jones* 4290
67.Steve Nash* 4289
68.Al Horford 4288
69.George Hill 4268
70.Joe Johnson 4264
71.Dan Majerle 4239
72.Stephen Curry 4235
73.Paul George 4222
74.David Robinson* 4221
75.Isiah Thomas* 4216
76.Bruce Bowen 4191
77.Russell Westbrook 4168
78.Freddie Lewis 4160
 Elvin Hayes* 4160
80.Bob Cousy* 4120
81.A.C. Green 4119
82.Joe Dumars* 4097
 Serge Ibaka 4097
84.Rick Barry* 4061
85.Louie Dampier* 4041
86.Moses Malone* 4031
87.Roger Brown* 4030
88.Jason Terry 3988
89.Walt Frazier* 3953
90.Dwight Howard 3945
91.Terry Porter 3939
92.Danny Green 3912
93.J.R. Smith 3909
94.Michael Finley 3907
95.Mel Daniels* 3901
96.Clifford Robinson 3887
97.Bob Dandridge* 3882
98.Kevin Johnson 3879
99.Richard Jefferson 3838
100.Shawn Marion 3837
101.Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
102.Billy Paultz 3788
103.Derrick McKey 3786
104.Mark Jackson 3776
105.Dave Cowens* 3768
106.Caldwell Jones 3743
107.Bill Laimbeer 3735
108.Vlade Divac* 3728
109.George McGinnis* 3715
110.Buck Williams 3710
111.Chet Walker* 3688
112.Dave DeBusschere* 3682
113.Oscar Robertson* 3673
114.Dale Davis 3662
115.Hal Greer* 3642
116.Artis Gilmore* 3630
117.Lamar Odom 3599
118.Kenyon Martin 3589
119.Jack Sikma* 3558
120.Bob Pettit* 3545
121.Paul Millsap 3544
122.Sam Cassell 3539
123.Bill Bridges 3521
124.Bill Cartwright 3496
125.Mike Bibby 3484
126.Jo Jo White* 3428
127.Kyle Lowry 3397
128.Jerome Kersey 3394
 Marc Gasol 3394
130.Trevor Ariza 3389
131.Kyle Korver 3371
132.Kendrick Perkins 3369
133.Detlef Schrempf 3338
134.Sidney Moncrief* 3226
135.Jimmy Jones 3224
136.Tom Heinsohn* 3223
137.Gus Williams 3215
138.Don Nelson* 3209
139.Allen Iverson* 3203
140.Udonis Haslem 3194
141.George Gervin* 3192
142.Rudy LaRusso 3188
143.Bill Bradley* 3161
144.Boris Diaw 3144
145.David West 3138
146.Metta World Peace 3135
147.Chris Bosh* 3131
 Maurice Lucas 3131
149.Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
150.Peja Stojaković 3106
151.Derek Harper 3094
152.Carmelo Anthony 3092
 Anthony Mason 3092
154.Bryon Russell 3081
155.Cliff Hagan* 3080
156.Tom Chambers 3061
157.Mario Elie 3054
158.Tom Sanders* 3049
159.John Starks 3035
160.Vince Carter 3033
161.Shane Battier 3032
162.Dick Barnett 3031
163.Jimmy Butler 3008
164.Deron Williams 3002
165.Ron Harper 3000
166.Hedo Türkoğlu 2985
167.Terry Cummings 2959
168.Mark Aguirre 2958
169.Carlos Boozer 2942
170.Shawn Kemp 2937
171.J.J. Redick 2910
172.Steve Smith 2902
173.Chris Webber* 2900
174.P.J. Brown 2883
175.Mario Chalmers 2877
176.Slater Martin* 2876
177.Nate Thurmond* 2875
178.Sean Elliott 2836
179.Rashard Lewis 2829
180.Jae Crowder 2816
181.Avery Johnson 2807
182.Eddie Jones 2765
183.Rik Smits 2747
184.Robert Reid 2740
185.Darryl Dawkins 2734
186.Cedric Maxwell 2731
187.Jim McMillian 2722
 Bailey Howell* 2722
189.Ron Boone 2719
190.Earl Monroe* 2715
191.Bob McAdoo* 2714
192.Mychal Thompson 2708
193.Willie Wise 2698
194.John Salley 2694
195.Dolph Schayes* 2687
196.Vinnie Johnson 2671
197.LaMarcus Aldridge 2668
198.Toni Kukoč* 2664
199.Ricky Pierce 2656
200.Antonio Davis 2647
201.Willis Reed* 2641
202.Anfernee Hardaway 2640
203.Gail Goodrich* 2622
204.John Paxson 2617
205.Alonzo Mourning* 2597
206.Jermaine O'Neal 2577
207.Bill Sharman* 2573
208.Kurt Rambis 2565
209.Latrell Sprewell 2548
210.Kyrie Irving 2546
211.Khris Middleton 2530
212.Hersey Hawkins 2529
213.Rick Fox 2527
214.Allan Houston 2525
215.Adrian Dantley* 2515
216.Bill Keller 2504
217.K.C. Jones* 2499
218.Eric Snow 2471
219.Antoine Walker 2461
220.Tristan Thompson 2459
221.Damian Lillard 2458
222.Zach Randolph 2450
 Shaun Livingston 2450
224.Paul Westphal* 2449
225.Brian Shaw 2442
226.Mike Conley 2434
227.Rick Mahorn 2429
228.Larry Nance 2428
229.Alex English* 2427
 Luol Deng 2427
231.Stephen Jackson 2419
232.Lenny Wilkens* 2403
233.Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
234.Larry Johnson 2397
235.Frank Ramsey* 2396
236.Doc Rivers 2393
 Keith Erickson 2393
238.Nick Van Exel 2390
239.Archie Clark 2387
240.Bob Netolicky 2385
241.Kevin Willis 2377
242.Jerry Lucas* 2370
243.B.J. Armstrong 2364
 Tom Henderson 2364
245.Bob Lanier* 2361
 Antonio McDyess 2361
247.P.J. Tucker 2341
248.Giannis Antetokounmpo 2315
249.Josh Smith 2306
250.Mark Eaton 2295

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 11035
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.Kevin Durant 6083
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.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.Andre Iguodala 5205
43.Charles Oakley 5108
44.Richard Hamilton 5039
45.Danny Ainge 5038
46.Tayshaun Prince 4977
47.Wes Unseld* 4889
48.Charles Barkley* 4849
49.Maurice Cheeks* 4848
50.James Harden 4844
51.Pau Gasol 4825
52.Kawhi Leonard 4790
53.Dennis Rodman* 4789
54.Sam Perkins 4785
55.Jeff Hornacek 4766
56.Michael Cooper 4744
 Chris Paul 4744
58.Sam Jones* 4654
59.Paul Silas 4619
60.Klay Thompson 4570
61.Rajon Rondo 4559
62.Ben Wallace* 4524
63.Draymond Green 4377
64.Steve Nash* 4289
65.Al Horford 4288
66.George Hill 4268
67.Joe Johnson 4264
68.Dan Majerle 4239
69.Stephen Curry 4235
70.Paul George 4222
71.David Robinson* 4221
72.Isiah Thomas* 4216
73.Bruce Bowen 4191
74.Russell Westbrook 4168
75.Elvin Hayes* 4160
76.Bob Cousy* 4120
77.A.C. Green 4119
78.Serge Ibaka 4097
 Joe Dumars* 4097
80.Jason Terry 3988
81.Walt Frazier* 3953
82.Dwight Howard 3945
83.Terry Porter 3939
84.Danny Green 3912
85.J.R. Smith 3909
86.Michael Finley 3907
87.Clifford Robinson 3887
88.Bob Dandridge* 3882
89.Kevin Johnson 3879
90.Richard Jefferson 3838
91.Shawn Marion 3837
92.Jamaal Wilkes* 3799
93.Moses Malone* 3796
94.Derrick McKey 3786
95.Mark Jackson 3776
96.Dave Cowens* 3768
97.Bill Laimbeer 3735
98.Vlade Divac* 3728
99.Buck Williams 3710
100.Chet Walker* 3688
101.Dave DeBusschere* 3682
102.Oscar Robertson* 3673
103.Dale Davis 3662
104.Hal Greer* 3642
105.Lamar Odom 3599
106.Kenyon Martin 3589
107.Jack Sikma* 3558
108.Bob Pettit* 3545
109.Paul Millsap 3544
110.Sam Cassell 3539
111.Bill Bridges 3521
112.Bill Cartwright 3496
113.Mike Bibby 3484
114.Caldwell Jones 3466
115.Bobby Jones* 3431
116.Jo Jo White* 3428
117.Kyle Lowry 3397
118.Marc Gasol 3394
 Jerome Kersey 3394
120.Trevor Ariza 3389
121.Kyle Korver 3371
122.Kendrick Perkins 3369
123.Detlef Schrempf 3338
124.Sidney Moncrief* 3226
125.Tom Heinsohn* 3223
126.Gus Williams 3215
127.Don Nelson* 3209
128.Allen Iverson* 3203
129.Udonis Haslem 3194
130.Rudy LaRusso 3188
131.Bill Bradley* 3161
132.Boris Diaw 3144
133.David West 3138
134.Metta World Peace 3135
135.Chris Bosh* 3131
136.Dikembe Mutombo* 3117
137.Peja Stojaković 3106
138.Derek Harper 3094
139.Anthony Mason 3092
 Carmelo Anthony 3092
141.Bryon Russell 3081
142.Tom Chambers 3061
143.Mario Elie 3054
144.Tom Sanders* 3049
145.John Starks 3035
146.Vince Carter 3033
147.Shane Battier 3032
148.Dick Barnett 3031
149.Jimmy Butler 3008
150.Deron Williams 3002
151.Ron Harper 3000
152.Hedo Türkoğlu 2985
153.Cliff Hagan* 2965
154.Terry Cummings 2959
155.Mark Aguirre 2958
156.Carlos Boozer 2942
157.Shawn Kemp 2937
158.J.J. Redick 2910
159.Steve Smith 2902
160.Chris Webber* 2900
161.P.J. Brown 2883
162.Mario Chalmers 2877
163.Slater Martin* 2876
164.Nate Thurmond* 2875
165.Sean Elliott 2836
166.Rashard Lewis 2829
167.Jae Crowder 2816
168.Avery Johnson 2807
169.Eddie Jones 2765
170.Rik Smits 2747
171.Robert Reid 2740
172.Darryl Dawkins 2734
173.Cedric Maxwell 2731
174.Rick Barry* 2723
175.Bailey Howell* 2722
 Jim McMillian 2722
177.Earl Monroe* 2715
178.Bob McAdoo* 2714
179.Mychal Thompson 2708
180.John Salley 2694
181.Dolph Schayes* 2687
182.Vinnie Johnson 2671
183.LaMarcus Aldridge 2668
184.Toni Kukoč* 2664
185.Ricky Pierce 2656
186.Antonio Davis 2647
187.Willis Reed* 2641
188.Anfernee Hardaway 2640
189.Gail Goodrich* 2622
190.John Paxson 2617
191.Alonzo Mourning* 2597
192.Jermaine O'Neal 2577
193.Bill Sharman* 2573
194.Kurt Rambis 2565
195.Latrell Sprewell 2548
196.Kyrie Irving 2546
197.Khris Middleton 2530
198.Hersey Hawkins 2529
199.Rick Fox 2527
200.Allan Houston 2525
201.Adrian Dantley* 2515
202.K.C. Jones* 2499
203.Eric Snow 2471
204.Antoine Walker 2461
205.Tristan Thompson 2459
206.Damian Lillard 2458
207.Zach Randolph 2450
 Shaun Livingston 2450
209.Paul Westphal* 2449
210.Brian Shaw 2442
211.Mike Conley 2434
212.Rick Mahorn 2429
213.Larry Nance 2428
214.Alex English* 2427
 Luol Deng 2427
216.Maurice Lucas 2426
217.Stephen Jackson 2419
218.Lenny Wilkens* 2403
219.Amar'e Stoudemire 2398
220.Larry Johnson 2397
221.Frank Ramsey* 2396
222.Keith Erickson 2393
 Doc Rivers 2393
224.Nick Van Exel 2390
225.Archie Clark 2387
226.Kevin Willis 2377
227.Jerry Lucas* 2370
228.B.J. Armstrong 2364
 Tom Henderson 2364
230.Bob Lanier* 2361
 Antonio McDyess 2361
232.Zelmo Beaty* 2345
233.P.J. Tucker 2341
234.Giannis Antetokounmpo 2315
235.Josh Smith 2306
236.Mark Eaton 2295
237.Lionel Hollins 2293
238.Alvan Adams 2288
239.Norm Nixon 2287
240.Red Kerr 2275
241.Paul Pressey 2269
242.Elden Campbell 2268
243.Jeff Mullins 2255
244.Otis Thorpe 2252
245.Marcus Camby 2245
246.Tyrone Corbin 2226
247.James Edwards 2212
248.George Gervin* 2202
249.Nenê Hilário 2201
250.Lou Hudson 2199
 Jeff Teague 2199
 Tyson Chandler 2199