NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

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

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player PTS
1. LeBron James 6911
2. Michael Jordan* 5987
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762
4. Kobe Bryant 5640
5. Shaquille O'Neal* 5250
6. Tim Duncan 5172
7. Karl Malone* 4761
8. Julius Erving* 4580
9. Jerry West* 4457
10. Tony Parker 4045
11. Dwyane Wade 3954
12. Larry Bird* 3897
13. John Havlicek* 3776
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
15. Magic Johnson* 3701
16. Dirk Nowitzki 3663
17. Kevin Durant 3656
18. Scottie Pippen* 3642
19. Elgin Baylor* 3623
20. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
21. Kevin McHale* 3182
22. Paul Pierce 3180
23. Dennis Johnson* 3116
24. Manu Ginobili 3054
25. James Worthy* 3022
26. Reggie Miller* 2972
27. Clyde Drexler* 2963
28. Dan Issel* 2934
29. Sam Jones* 2909
30. Rick Barry* 2870
31. Charles Barkley* 2833
32. Robert Parish* 2820
33. Patrick Ewing* 2813
34. Ray Allen* 2749
35. Bill Russell* 2673
36. Kevin Garnett 2601
37. Richard Hamilton 2571
38. Chauncey Billups 2526
39. Byron Scott 2451
40. John Stockton* 2436
41. Rasheed Wallace 2384
42. Russell Westbrook 2375
43. Stephen Curry 2348
44. James Harden 2306
45. Isiah Thomas* 2261
46. Bob Pettit* 2240
47. George Gervin* 2223
48. David Robinson* 2221
49. Moses Malone* 2213
50. Elvin Hayes* 2194
51. Gary Payton* 2155
52. George McGinnis* 2153
53. Derek Fisher 2146
54. Allen Iverson* 2111
55. Pau Gasol 2098
56. Jeff Hornacek 2092
57. Steve Nash* 2072
58. Zelmo Beaty* 2062
59. Roger Brown* 2060
60. Tom Heinsohn* 2058
61. Jason Kidd* 2043
62. Kevin Johnson 2026
63. Freddie Lewis 2023
64. Bob Cousy* 2018
65. Bob Dandridge 1967
66. Chris Paul 1946
67. Robert Horry 1939
68. Klay Thompson 1937
69. Gus Williams 1929
70. Walt Frazier* 1927
71. Chet Walker* 1916
72. Maurice Cheeks* 1910
  Oscar Robertson* 1910
74. Horace Grant 1907
75. Danny Ainge 1902
76. Mel Daniels* 1901
77. Cliff Hagan* 1889
78. Dolph Schayes* 1887
79. Hal Greer* 1876
80. Sam Perkins 1861
81. Terry Porter 1828
  Joe Johnson 1828
83. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
84. Bobby Jones 1800
85. Artis Gilmore* 1768
86. Carmelo Anthony 1764
87. Joe Dumars* 1752
88. Jason Terry 1750
89. Dwight Howard 1749
90. Mark Aguirre 1747
91. Jo Jo White* 1720
92. Bob McAdoo* 1718
93. Dave Cowens* 1684
94. George Mikan* 1680
95. Jimmy Jones 1670
96. Terry Cummings 1664
97. Tom Chambers 1662
98. Alex English* 1661
99. Sam Cassell 1656
100. Louie Dampier* 1651
101. Tayshaun Prince 1602
102. Vince Carter 1593
103. Michael Cooper 1581
104. Don Nelson* 1577
105. Adrian Dantley* 1558
106. Jerome Kersey 1557
107. Charles Oakley 1550
108. Dick Barnett 1539
109. Rik Smits 1537
110. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
111. Al Horford 1528
112. Michael Finley 1525
113. Shawn Kemp 1522
114. Shawn Marion 1519
115. Richard Jefferson 1511
116. Chris Webber 1495
117. Maurice Lucas 1487
  Sidney Moncrief 1487
119. J.R. Smith 1473
120. Earl Monroe* 1471
  Rajon Rondo 1471
122. Vlade Divac 1468
123. Willie Wise 1467
124. Billy Paultz 1466
125. Amar'e Stoudemire 1461
  Jack Sikma 1461
127. Clifford Robinson 1453
128. Gail Goodrich* 1450
  Walter Davis 1450
130. Ricky Pierce 1447
131. Bill Sharman* 1446
132. Dan Majerle 1441
  Kenyon Martin 1441
134. Kawhi Leonard 1432
  Detlef Schrempf 1432
136. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
137. Carlos Boozer 1420
138. Deron Williams 1412
139. Lamar Odom 1407
140. Bailey Howell* 1401
141. Chris Bosh 1388
142. Vinnie Johnson 1387
143. Paul George 1382
144. Darryl Dawkins 1375
145. Peja Stojakovic 1367
146. John Starks 1363
147. Willis Reed* 1358
148. Ron Boone 1355
149. LaMarcus Aldridge 1354
  Bill Laimbeer 1354
151. Andre Iguodala 1350
152. Rudy LaRusso 1344
153. Steve Smith 1338
154. Paul Westphal 1337
155. David West 1335
156. Frank Ramsey* 1331
157. Mike Bibby 1324
158. Mack Calvin 1316
159. A.C. Green 1315
160. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
161. Lou Hudson 1300
162. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
163. George Hill 1263
164. Wes Unseld* 1260
165. Andrew Toney 1254
166. Draymond Green 1244
  Bob Lanier* 1244
168. Kyrie Irving 1243
169. Latrell Sprewell 1223
170. Bill Bradley* 1222
171. Allan Houston 1214
172. Buck Williams 1211
173. Serge Ibaka 1201
174. Fred Brown 1197
175. Jim McMillian 1194
176. Rashard Lewis 1192
177. Paul Arizin* 1186
178. Mark Jackson 1185
  Bill Bridges 1185
180. Metta World Peace 1180
181. Derrick McKey 1176
182. Eddie Johnson 1168
183. Marques Johnson 1163
184. Paul Millsap 1156
185. Zach Randolph 1155
186. Bob Netolicky 1143
187. Tom Sanders* 1142
188. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
189. Bill Keller 1139
190. Mychal Thompson 1132
191. Archie Clark 1125
192. Paul Silas 1124
  Jermaine O'Neal 1124
194. Sean Elliott 1118
195. DeMar DeRozan 1117
196. Cedric Maxwell 1116
197. Rolando Blackman 1110
198. Tracy McGrady* 1109
199. Bill Cartwright 1100
200. Boris Diaw 1097
201. Derek Harper 1094
202. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
203. Phil Chenier 1088
204. Doug Moe 1086
205. Jeff Mullins 1084
  Kyle Korver 1084
207. Dennis Rodman* 1081
208. Alvan Adams 1076
  Bob Love 1076
210. Blake Griffin 1073
211. Cincinnatus Powell 1071
212. Larry Nance 1070
213. Josh Smith 1065
214. Toni Kukoc 1064
215. Billy Cunningham* 1061
216. Jamal Crawford 1060
217. Hedo Turkoglu 1059
218. Trevor Ariza 1055
219. Derrick Rose 1044
220. Hersey Hawkins 1043
221. Donnie Freeman 1040
222. Bryon Russell 1038
223. Eddie Jones 1037
224. J.J. Redick 1035
225. Nick Van Exel 1032
226. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
227. James Edwards 1030
  Antoine Walker 1030
229. Norm Nixon 1027
230. Robert Reid 1025
231. Ron Harper 1013
  Marc Gasol 1013
233. Dale Ellis 1011
234. Stephen Jackson 1003
235. Luol Deng 986
236. Mario Elie 985
237. Jerry Stackhouse 984
238. Chris Mullin* 982
239. Larry Kenon 979
240. Jim Pollard* 977
241. Josh Howard 976
242. Kevin Willis 970
243. Nate Thurmond* 966
  Kevin Love 966
245. Clyde Lovellette* 963
246. David Thompson* 962
247. Jeff Malone 956
  Jeff Teague 956
249. Leandro Barbosa 950
250. Avery Johnson 949

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player PTS
1. LeBron James 6911
2. Michael Jordan* 5987
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762
4. Kobe Bryant 5640
5. Shaquille O'Neal* 5250
6. Tim Duncan 5172
7. Karl Malone* 4761
8. Jerry West* 4457
9. Tony Parker 4045
10. Dwyane Wade 3954
11. Larry Bird* 3897
12. John Havlicek* 3776
13. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3755
14. Magic Johnson* 3701
15. Dirk Nowitzki 3663
16. Kevin Durant 3656
17. Scottie Pippen* 3642
18. Elgin Baylor* 3623
19. Wilt Chamberlain* 3607
20. Kevin McHale* 3182
21. Paul Pierce 3180
22. Dennis Johnson* 3116
23. Julius Erving* 3088
24. Manu Ginobili 3054
25. James Worthy* 3022
26. Reggie Miller* 2972
27. Clyde Drexler* 2963
28. Sam Jones* 2909
29. Charles Barkley* 2833
30. Robert Parish* 2820
31. Patrick Ewing* 2813
32. Ray Allen* 2749
33. Bill Russell* 2673
34. Kevin Garnett 2601
35. Richard Hamilton 2571
36. Chauncey Billups 2526
37. Byron Scott 2451
38. John Stockton* 2436
39. Rasheed Wallace 2384
40. Russell Westbrook 2375
41. Stephen Curry 2348
42. James Harden 2306
43. Isiah Thomas* 2261
44. Bob Pettit* 2240
45. David Robinson* 2221
46. Elvin Hayes* 2194
47. Gary Payton* 2155
48. Derek Fisher 2146
49. Allen Iverson* 2111
50. Pau Gasol 2098
51. Jeff Hornacek 2092
52. Moses Malone* 2077
53. Steve Nash* 2072
54. Tom Heinsohn* 2058
55. Jason Kidd* 2043
56. Kevin Johnson 2026
57. Bob Cousy* 2018
58. Bob Dandridge 1967
59. Chris Paul 1946
60. Robert Horry 1939
61. Klay Thompson 1937
62. Gus Williams 1929
63. Walt Frazier* 1927
64. Chet Walker* 1916
65. Maurice Cheeks* 1910
  Oscar Robertson* 1910
67. Horace Grant 1907
68. Danny Ainge 1902
69. Dolph Schayes* 1887
70. Hal Greer* 1876
71. Sam Perkins 1861
72. Cliff Hagan* 1834
73. Rick Barry* 1833
74. Joe Johnson 1828
  Terry Porter 1828
76. Jamaal Wilkes* 1820
77. Carmelo Anthony 1764
78. Joe Dumars* 1752
79. Jason Terry 1750
80. Dwight Howard 1749
81. Mark Aguirre 1747
82. Jo Jo White* 1720
83. Bob McAdoo* 1718
84. Dave Cowens* 1684
85. George Mikan* 1680
86. Terry Cummings 1664
87. Tom Chambers 1662
88. Alex English* 1661
89. Sam Cassell 1656
90. Tayshaun Prince 1602
91. Vince Carter 1593
92. George Gervin* 1592
93. Michael Cooper 1581
94. Don Nelson* 1577
95. Adrian Dantley* 1558
96. Jerome Kersey 1557
97. Charles Oakley 1550
98. Dick Barnett 1539
99. Rik Smits 1537
100. Dave DeBusschere* 1536
101. Al Horford 1528
102. Michael Finley 1525
103. Shawn Kemp 1522
104. Shawn Marion 1519
105. Richard Jefferson 1511
106. Chris Webber 1495
107. Sidney Moncrief 1487
108. J.R. Smith 1473
109. Earl Monroe* 1471
  Rajon Rondo 1471
111. Vlade Divac 1468
112. Jack Sikma 1461
  Amar'e Stoudemire 1461
114. Bobby Jones 1453
  Clifford Robinson 1453
116. Walter Davis 1450
  Gail Goodrich* 1450
118. Ricky Pierce 1447
119. Bill Sharman* 1446
120. Kenyon Martin 1441
  Dan Majerle 1441
122. Detlef Schrempf 1432
  Kawhi Leonard 1432
124. Dominique Wilkins* 1423
125. Carlos Boozer 1420
126. Deron Williams 1412
127. Lamar Odom 1407
128. Bailey Howell* 1401
129. Chris Bosh 1388
130. Vinnie Johnson 1387
131. Paul George 1382
132. Darryl Dawkins 1375
133. Peja Stojakovic 1367
134. John Starks 1363
135. Willis Reed* 1358
136. Bill Laimbeer 1354
  LaMarcus Aldridge 1354
138. Andre Iguodala 1350
139. Rudy LaRusso 1344
140. Steve Smith 1338
141. Paul Westphal 1337
142. David West 1335
143. Frank Ramsey* 1331
144. Mike Bibby 1324
145. A.C. Green 1315
146. Anfernee Hardaway 1304
147. Lou Hudson 1300
148. Alonzo Mourning* 1291
149. George Hill 1263
150. Wes Unseld* 1260
151. Andrew Toney 1254
152. Draymond Green 1244
  Bob Lanier* 1244
154. Kyrie Irving 1243
155. Latrell Sprewell 1223
156. Bill Bradley* 1222
157. Allan Houston 1214
158. Buck Williams 1211
159. Serge Ibaka 1201
160. Fred Brown 1197
161. Jim McMillian 1194
162. Rashard Lewis 1192
163. Paul Arizin* 1186
164. Bill Bridges 1185
  Mark Jackson 1185
166. Metta World Peace 1180
167. Derrick McKey 1176
168. Eddie Johnson 1168
169. Marques Johnson 1163
170. Maurice Lucas 1159
171. Paul Millsap 1156
172. Zach Randolph 1155
173. Tom Sanders* 1142
174. Vern Mikkelsen* 1141
175. Mychal Thompson 1132
176. Archie Clark 1125
177. Jermaine O'Neal 1124
  Paul Silas 1124
179. Sean Elliott 1118
180. DeMar DeRozan 1117
181. Cedric Maxwell 1116
182. Rolando Blackman 1110
183. Tracy McGrady* 1109
184. Bill Cartwright 1100
185. Boris Diaw 1097
186. Derek Harper 1094
187. Kiki Vandeweghe 1093
188. Phil Chenier 1088
189. Kyle Korver 1084
  Jeff Mullins 1084
191. Dennis Rodman* 1081
192. Alvan Adams 1076
  Bob Love 1076
194. Blake Griffin 1073
195. Zelmo Beaty* 1071
196. Larry Nance 1070
197. Josh Smith 1065
198. Toni Kukoc 1064
199. Jamal Crawford 1060
200. Hedo Turkoglu 1059
201. Trevor Ariza 1055
202. Derrick Rose 1044
203. Hersey Hawkins 1043
204. Bryon Russell 1038
205. Eddie Jones 1037
206. J.J. Redick 1035
207. Nick Van Exel 1032
208. Lenny Wilkens* 1031
209. Antoine Walker 1030
  James Edwards 1030
211. Dan Issel* 1029
212. Norm Nixon 1027
213. Robert Reid 1025
214. Ron Harper 1013
  Marc Gasol 1013
216. Dale Ellis 1011
217. Stephen Jackson 1003
218. Luol Deng 986
219. Mario Elie 985
220. Jerry Stackhouse 984
221. Chris Mullin* 982
222. Jim Pollard* 977
223. Josh Howard 976
224. Kevin Willis 970
225. Nate Thurmond* 966
  Kevin Love 966
227. Clyde Lovellette* 963
228. Jeff Malone 956
  Jeff Teague 956
230. Leandro Barbosa 950
231. Avery Johnson 949
232. Kyle Lowry 948
233. Calvin Murphy* 945
234. Tim Hardaway 943
235. Baron Davis 942
236. Ben Wallace 939
237. Larry Johnson 937
238. George Yardley* 933
  Red Kerr 933
240. Thurl Bailey 929
241. Doc Rivers 926
242. Mike Conley 925
243. Slater Martin* 924
244. Dikembe Mutombo* 918
245. Lionel Hollins 911
246. Anthony Mason 909
247. Bradley Beal 907
248. Antonio Davis 903
249. Larry Foust 902
250. Dale Davis 900

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player PTS
1. Roger Brown* 2060
2. Freddie Lewis 2015
3. Dan Issel* 1905
4. Mel Daniels* 1901
5. George McGinnis* 1658
6. Louie Dampier* 1584
7. Jimmy Jones 1540
8. Julius Erving* 1492
9. Willie Wise 1422
10. Artis Gilmore* 1276
11. Ron Boone 1261
12. Mack Calvin 1189
13. Bob Netolicky 1143
14. Bill Keller 1139
15. Doug Moe 1086
16. Cincinnatus Powell 1071
17. Donnie Freeman 1040
18. Rick Barry* 1037
19. Zelmo Beaty* 991
20. Billy Paultz 951
21. Darel Carrier 916
22. Red Robbins 865
23. Jim Eakins 841
24. Byron Beck 840
25. Ralph Simpson 834
26. Glen Combs 769
27. Rick Mount 728
28. Les Hunter 675
29. Larry Brown* 670
30. John Roche 660
31. Warren Jabali 651
32. Larry Jones 645
33. George Gervin* 631
34. Mervin Jackson 609
  George Stone 609
36. Connie Hawkins* 593
37. Goose Ligon 588
38. Trooper Washington 585
39. Darnell Hillman 571
40. George Carter 570
41. Steve Jones 567
42. John Beasley 560
43. Charles Williams 555
  Walter Simon 555
45. Billy Knight 535
46. Bill Melchionni 527
47. Brian Taylor 501
48. Gene Moore 479
49. Larry Kenon 478
50. Dave Robisch 464
51. Rich Jones 459
52. Gerald Govan 455
53. John Williamson 448
54. Chuck Williams 441
55. Spencer Haywood* 440
56. Art Heyman 417
57. Bird Averitt 390
58. Bob Warren 387
  Mike Barrett 387
60. Gary Bradds 385
61. Jackie Moreland 347
  Bobby Jones 347
63. Maurice McHartley 346
64. Julian Hammond 343
  David Thompson* 343
66. Ray Scott 339
67. Tom Owens 338
68. Craig Raymond 336
69. Sam Smith 332
70. Fatty Taylor 331
71. Maurice Lucas 328
72. Wil Jones 323
73. Oliver Taylor 322
74. Charlie Scott* 321
75. Willie Murrell 317
76. Ira Harge 315
77. Mike Gale 314
78. Ted McClain 313
79. Marvin Barnes 308
80. Wendell Ladner 305
81. Billy Cunningham* 304
82. Chico Vaughn 300
83. Kevin Joyce 287
84. Lonnie Wright 283
85. Mike Green 277
86. Manny Leaks 268
87. Levern Tart 267
88. Charles Beasley 264
89. Johnny Baum 262
90. Don Buse 255
91. James Silas 247
92. Stew Johnson 238
93. Wayne Hightower 232
94. Jeffrey Congdon 228
  Ronald Thomas 228
96. Andrew Anderson 225
  Joe Caldwell 225
98. George Irvine 220
99. Henry Logan 218
100. Marv Roberts 217
101. Len Elmore 210
102. Mike Pratt 203
103. Bernie Williams 196
104. Swen Nater 193
  Jesse Branson 193
106. Skip Thoren 192
107. Donald Sidle 189
108. Arthur Becker 178
109. Tim Bassett 170
110. Coby Dietrick 169
111. George Peeples 167
112. Bo Lamar 165
113. Johnny Neumann 164
114. Gene Littles 163
115. Al Smith 162
  Jimmy O'Brien 162
117. Ed Manning 153
118. Frank Card 149
119. Mike Butler 148
120. Ronald Franz 146
121. Neil Johnson 144
122. Gus Gerard 143
123. Ervin Inniger 138
124. Mike Barr 136
  Moses Malone* 136
126. Joe Hamilton 135
127. Walter Piatkowski 134
  Sonny Dove 134
129. Tom Thacker 133
  Al Skinner 133
131. Julius Keye 129
132. Wayne Chapman 126
133. Bob Bedell 125
  Adrian Smith 125
135. George Tinsley 122
136. Stephen Vacendak 119
137. Bobby Rascoe 118
138. Jan van Breda Kolff 116
139. Bruce Seals 115
140. Randolph Mahaffey 113
  Randy Denton 113
142. Bob Verga 108
143. Samuel Robinson 105
144. Claude Terry 104
145. Elton McGriff 103
146. Willie Sojourner 102
  Ollie Darden 102
148. John Clawson 100
149. Ron Perry 97
150. Ed Johnson 94
  Jim Jarvis 94
152. Gary Keller 93
153. Willie Somerset 91
154. Don Adams 90
155. Joe DePre 88
156. Al Tucker 86
157. John Barnhill 85
158. Caldwell Jones 83
159. Willie Long 81
160. George Adams 80
161. Jim Ard 78
  Warren Davis 78
163. Daniel Sparks 77
164. Bobby Hooper 76
165. Billy Shepherd 74
166. Goo Kennedy 73
167. Simmie Hill 72
168. Collis Jones 71
169. Jim Caldwell 69
170. Dallas Thornton 67
171. Jim Chones 66
172. Larry Miller 61
  Jim Bradley 61
174. Kim Hughes 60
175. George Karl 59
176. Willie Porter 58
177. Marvin Webster 57
178. Richard Clark 56
179. Cliff Hagan* 55
180. Chuck Terry 53
181. Mel Peterson 51
182. Mike Lewis 50
183. Bill McGill 47
184. John Fairchild 46
185. Ben Warley 45
  Allan Bristow 45
187. Rich Peek 43
188. Jim McDaniels 42
  Gus Johnson* 42
190. Guy Manning 41
  Mike Flynn 41
192. Marlbert Pradd 40
  Arvesta Kelly 40
194. Jimmy Rayl 39
  Jasper Wilson 39
  John Smith 39
197. Grant Simmons 38
  Hank Whitney 38
199. Bud Olsen 37
  Dave Twardzik 37
201. Jay Miller 36
  Ken Wilburn 36
203. Lee Davis 34
204. Luther Green 33
205. Roger Brown 31
  Dennis Holman 31
207. Tommie Bowens 30
208. Len Chappell 29
  Jimmy Foster 29
  Will Frazier 29
  Jerry Pettway 29
212. Stephen Chubin 28
  Errol Palmer 28
214. Roderick McDonald 26
  Leroy Wright 26
216. Leary Lentz 25
217. Dennis Wuycik 24
218. Dan Roundfield 22
  Shaler Halimon 22
  John Trapp 22
  Wali Jones 22
  Hal Hale 22
223. Bobby Wilson 21
224. Bobby Croft 20
  Bobby Edmonds 20
  Howie Wright 20
227. Calvin Fowler 19
  Billy Schaeffer 19
  Dick Nemelka 19
230. Bill Bunting 18
  Earle Higgins 18
  Ron Widby 18
233. Erwin Mueller 17
  Pierre Russell 17
  Rich Niemann 17
  Roy Ebron 17
237. Dan Hester 16
  Carl Fuller 16
239. Dewitt Menyard 15
  Dan Anderson 15
241. Al Cueto 14
  Jim O'Brien 14
243. Tom Hoover 13
  Riney Lochmann 13
  Ron Bonham 13
  Mark Olberding 13
247. Bob Lackey 12
  Garfield Smith 12
  Howard Bayne 12
  Joe Roberts 12
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