NBA Progressive Combined (Regular Season + Playoffs) Leaders and Records for Minutes Played

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

Table
  Year-by-Year MP   Active MP   Career MP   Single Season MP
1951-52George Mikan* 3125   George Mikan* 3125   George Mikan* 3125   George Mikan* 3125
1952-53Bob Cousy* 3215   George Mikan* 6239   George Mikan* 6239   Bob Cousy* 3215
1953-54Neil Johnston* 3296   Bob Cousy* 9151   Bob Cousy* 9151   Neil Johnston* 3296
1954-55Paul Seymour 3360   Bob Cousy* 12197   Bob Cousy* 12197   Paul Seymour 3360
1955-56Jack George 3245   Bob Cousy* 15088   Bob Cousy* 15088   Paul Seymour 3360
1956-57Dolph Schayes* 3066   Slater Martin* 17915   Slater Martin* 17915   Paul Seymour 3360
1957-58George Yardley* 3097   Bob Cousy* 20571   Bob Cousy* 20571   Paul Seymour 3360
1958-59Bill Russell* 3475   Bob Cousy* 23434   Bob Cousy* 23434   Bill Russell* 3475
1959-60Wilt Chamberlain* 3753   Bob Cousy* 26490   Bob Cousy* 26490   Wilt Chamberlain* 3753
1960-61Bill Russell* 3920   Bob Cousy* 29295   Bob Cousy* 29295   Bill Russell* 3920
1961-62Wilt Chamberlain* 4458   Bob Cousy* 31883   Bob Cousy* 31883   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1962-63Bill Russell* 4117   Bob Cousy* 34251   Bob Cousy* 34251   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1963-64Wilt Chamberlain* 4247   Dolph Schayes* 32487   Bob Cousy* 34251   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1964-65Bill Russell* 4027   Bob Pettit* 34235   Bob Cousy* 34251   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1965-66Bill Russell* 4200   Bill Russell* 36594   Bill Russell* 36594   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1966-67Wilt Chamberlain* 4400   Bill Russell* 40281   Bill Russell* 40281   Wilt Chamberlain* 4458
1967-68Wilt Chamberlain* 4467   Bill Russell* 44103   Bill Russell* 44103   Wilt Chamberlain* 4467
1968-69Wilt Chamberlain* 4501   Bill Russell* 48223   Bill Russell* 48223   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1969-70Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3969   Wilt Chamberlain* 42719   Bill Russell* 48223   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1970-71Wilt Chamberlain* 4184   Wilt Chamberlain* 46903   Bill Russell* 48223   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1971-72John Havlicek* 4215   Wilt Chamberlain* 51075   Wilt Chamberlain* 51075   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1972-73Wilt Chamberlain* 4343   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1973-74Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4306   Oscar Robertson* 47559   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1974-75Elvin Hayes* 4216   John Havlicek* 44143   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1975-76Jo Jo White* 4048   John Havlicek* 47246   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1976-77Elvin Hayes* 3769   John Havlicek* 50534   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1977-78Elvin Hayes* 4114   John Havlicek* 53331   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1978-79Elvin Hayes* 3891   Elvin Hayes* 41502   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1979-80Norm Nixon 3874   Elvin Hayes* 44777   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1980-81Moses Malone* 4200   Elvin Hayes* 47708   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1981-82Norm Nixon 3573   Elvin Hayes* 50864   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1982-83Magic Johnson* 3550   Elvin Hayes* 53166   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1983-84Larry Bird* 3989   Elvin Hayes* 54160   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1984-85Larry Bird* 3976   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 55107   Wilt Chamberlain* 55418   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1985-86Larry Bird* 3883   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 58225   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 58225   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1986-87Larry Bird* 4020   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 61225   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 61225   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1987-88Byron Scott 3945   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 64251   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 64251   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1988-89Michael Jordan* 3973   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1989-90Michael Jordan* 3871   Moses Malone* 43489   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1990-91Magic Johnson* 3756   Moses Malone* 45485   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1991-92Scottie Pippen* 4063   Moses Malone* 47996   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1992-93Dan Majerle 4270   Moses Malone* 48100   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1993-94Hakeem Olajuwon* 4266   Robert Parish* 48948   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1994-95Hakeem Olajuwon* 3782   Robert Parish* 50371   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1995-96Gary Payton* 4073   Robert Parish* 51457   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1996-97Michael Jordan* 3910   Robert Parish* 51881   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1997-98Michael Jordan* 4053   Buck Williams 46174   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1998-99Tim Duncan* 2696   Karl Malone* 47831   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
1999-00Shaquille O'Neal* 4163   Karl Malone* 51164   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2000-01Allen Iverson* 3995   Karl Malone* 54258   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2001-02Antoine Walker 4109   Karl Malone* 57461   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2002-03Tim Duncan* 4202   Karl Malone* 60588   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2003-04Kevin Garnett* 4014   Karl Malone* 62759   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2004-05Tayshaun Prince 4062   Reggie Miller* 52927   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2005-06Shawn Marion 4112   Gary Payton* 51063   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2006-07LeBron James 4083   Gary Payton* 52598   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2007-08Kobe Bryant* 4055   Shaquille O'Neal* 45517   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2008-09Pau Gasol* 3930   Shaquille O'Neal* 47769   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2009-10Rajon Rondo 3938   Shaquille O'Neal* 49252   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2010-11LeBron James 3985   Jason Kidd* 52386   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2011-12Kevin Durant 3383   Jason Kidd* 53909   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2012-13LeBron James 3837   Jason Kidd* 56199   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2013-14Kevin Durant 3937   Kobe Bryant* 54208   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2014-15James Harden 3617   Kobe Bryant* 55415   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2015-16Draymond Green 3687   Kobe Bryant* 57278   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2016-17LeBron James 3538   Dirk Nowitzki* 54568   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2017-18LeBron James 3948   Dirk Nowitzki* 56468   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2018-19Damian Lillard 3488   Dirk Nowitzki* 57263   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2019-20Bam Adebayo 3104   LeBron James 59362   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2020-21Khris Middleton 3191   LeBron James 61090   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2021-22Jayson Tatum 3714   LeBron James 63174   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2022-23Jayson Tatum 3531   LeBron James 65747   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 66297   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501
2023-24DeMar DeRozan 2944   LeBron James 68172   LeBron James 68172   Wilt Chamberlain* 4501