NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Steals

Active players are listed in bold
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Steals since 1973-74 (1972-73 for ABA)

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player STL
1.LeBron James 454
2.Scottie Pippen* 395
3.Michael Jordan* 376
4.Magic Johnson* 358
5.John Stockton* 338
6.Kobe Bryant* 310
7.Jason Kidd* 302
8.Larry Bird* 296
9.Maurice Cheeks* 295
10.Manu Ginóbili* 292
11.Julius Erving* 287
12.Clyde Drexler* 278
13.Robert Horry 276
14.Chris Paul 275
15.Dwyane Wade 273
16.Derek Fisher 272
17.Karl Malone* 258
18.James Harden 247
 Dennis Johnson* 247
20.Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
21.Kawhi Leonard 240
22.Isiah Thomas* 234
23.Rajon Rondo 228
24.Byron Scott 226
25.Andre Iguodala 217
26.Gary Payton* 216
27.Draymond Green 212
28.Paul Pierce* 204
29.Michael Cooper 203
30.Ben Wallace* 199
31.Stephen Curry 198
 Tony Parker 198
 Russell Westbrook 198
34.Charles Barkley* 193
35.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
36.Kevin Garnett* 178
 Charles Oakley 178
38.James Worthy* 177
39.Gus Williams 174
40.Danny Green 173
41.Danny Ainge 172
42.Horace Grant 171
43.Jeff Hornacek 170
44.Tim Duncan* 168
 Jerome Kersey 168
46.Paul George 165
47.Ray Allen* 164
 Dan Majerle 164
49.Jimmy Butler 161
 Kevin Durant 161
51.Bobby Jones* 160
52.David Robinson* 151
53.Dirk Nowitzki 149
54.Chauncey Billups 148
 Derek Harper 148
56.Allen Iverson* 147
57.Reggie Miller* 146
58.Robert Parish* 145
 Rasheed Wallace 145
60.Trevor Ariza 142
 Kyle Lowry 142
62.Ron Harper 141
 Clifford Robinson 141
64.Tony Allen 137
 Terry Porter 137
 Jamaal Wilkes* 137
67.Klay Thompson 135
68.Kevin Johnson 132
69.Metta World Peace 131
 Mark Jackson 131
 Nate McMillan 131
72.Shawn Marion 128
73.J.R. Smith 127
74.Doc Rivers 125
75.George Hill 124
76.Patrick Ewing* 122
 Richard Hamilton 122
78.Kenyon Martin 121
79.John Starks 120
80.Don Buse 119
 Anfernee Hardaway 119
 Hersey Hawkins 119
 Paul Millsap 119
84.Mario Chalmers 118
 Sam Perkins 118
86.Vlade Divac* 117
 Shaquille O'Neal* 117
88.Mookie Blaylock 116
 Paul Pressey 116
90.Baron Davis 114
 Lionel Hollins 114
92.Jason Terry 112
93.Mike Bibby 111
 Derrick McKey 111
95.Al Horford 110
 Bryon Russell 110
97.Tayshaun Prince 109
98.Bruce Bowen 108
 Marcus Smart 108
100.Rick Barry* 106
 Lindsey Hunter 106
 Sidney Moncrief* 106
 Robert Reid 106
 Dennis Rodman* 106
105.Sam Cassell 105
 Eddie Jones 105
 Charlie Ward 105
108.Kyrie Irving 104
109.Avery Johnson 102
110.Jrue Holiday 101
111.Carmelo Anthony 100
 Jae Crowder 100
 Michael Finley 100
 A.C. Green 100
115.Shawn Kemp 99
116.Terry Cummings 98
 Stephen Jackson 98
118.Elvin Hayes* 97
 Jack Sikma* 97
120.Joe Johnson 96
121.Mike Conley 95
 T.R. Dunn 95
 Craig Hodges 95
 Toni Kukoč* 95
125.Vince Carter 94
 Mario Elie 94
 Dwight Howard 94
128.Doug Christie 93
 George McGinnis* 93
130.Joe Dumars* 91
 Maurice Lucas 91
 Eric Snow 91
 Chris Webber* 91
 Deron Williams 91
135.Khris Middleton 90
 Buck Williams 90
137.Fat Lever 89
 Norm Nixon 89
 Paul Westphal* 89
140.Alvan Adams 88
 Walter Davis 88
 Tim Hardaway* 88
 Charles Johnson 88
144.Mike Gale 87
 Richard Jefferson 87
 Kerry Kittles 87
147.Matt Barnes 85
 Kurt Rambis 85
 Thabo Sefolosha 85
 P.J. Tucker 85
151.Rick Fox 84
 George Gervin* 84
 Bill Laimbeer 84
 Moses Malone* 84
155.Marc Gasol 83
156.Greg Anthony 82
 B.J. Armstrong 82
 Kyle Korver 82
159.Aaron McKie 81
 Paul Silas 81
 Hedo Türkoğlu 81
162.Tyrone Corbin 80
 Gar Heard 80
 Larry Hughes 80
165.Dale Davis 79
 Tom Henderson 79
 Calvin Murphy* 79
 Antoine Walker 79
169.Giannis Antetokounmpo 78
 Dave Cowens* 78
 Gerald Henderson 78
172.Shane Battier 77
 Craig Ehlo 77
 Steve Smith 77
 Jayson Tatum 77
176.Peja Stojaković 76
177.Jaylen Brown 75
 Dan Issel* 75
179.Fred Brown 74
 Kirk Hinrich 74
 Cedric Maxwell 74
 Chris Mullin* 74
 Josh Smith 74
 David West 74
 Lou Williams 74
186.Chris Bosh* 73
 Caron Butler 73
 Latrell Sprewell 73
 Sedale Threatt 73
 Dominique Wilkins* 73
191.Nick Anderson 72
 DeMar DeRozan 72
 Boris Diaw 72
 Nenê 72
 Damian Lillard 72
 Bob McAdoo* 72
 Lamar Odom 72
198.Mark Aguirre 71
 Pau Gasol 71
200.Johnny Moore 70
 Ricky Pierce 70
 Jeff Teague 70
203.Bob Dandridge* 69
 Adrian Dantley* 69
 Rashard Lewis 69
 Anderson Varejão 69
207.Luol Deng 68
 Blake Griffin 68
209.P.J. Brown 67
 George Lynch 67
 Wes Unseld* 67
212.Bradley Beal 66
 Don Chaney 66
 Josh Howard 66
 Steve Nash* 66
 Brian Shaw 66
 Brian Taylor 66
218.Jamal Crawford 65
 Vinnie Johnson 65
 Andrei Kirilenko 65
 Wesley Matthews 65
 Kevin McHale* 65
 Steve Mix 65
 John Paxson 65
 James Posey 65
 Thaddeus Young 65
227.Quinn Buckner 64
 Larry Kenon 64
 Mark Price 64
 Nick Van Exel 64
 John Wall 64
232.Steve Kerr 63
 Anthony Peeler 63
 Amar'e Stoudemire 63
 Scott Wedman 63
 Jo Jo White* 63
237.Tom Chambers 62
 Chris Childs 62
 Bob Lanier* 62
 Ted McClain 62
 Detlef Schrempf 62
 David Wesley 62
243.Patrick Beverley 61
 Marcus Camby 61
 Serge Ibaka 61
246.Leandro Barbosa 60
 Carlos Boozer 60
 Artis Gilmore* 60
 John Havlicek* 60
 Iman Shumpert 60
 Kevin Willis 60

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player STL
1.Don Buse 82
2.Brian Taylor 66
3.Julius Erving* 52
 George McGinnis* 52
5.Mike Gale 50
6.Ron Boone 44
7.Ralph Simpson 43
8.Ted McClain 41
9.Freddie Lewis 40
10.Louie Dampier* 36
11.Fatty Taylor 35
12.Rich Jones 33
 Dan Issel* 33
 Artis Gilmore* 33
15.Larry Kenon 30
16.Wendell Ladner 29
17.Mack Calvin 28
 Wil Jones 28
 Bobby Jones* 28
20.Jimmy Jones 27
21.Len Elmore 26
22.Willie Wise 25
 Mike Barr 25
24.Kevin Joyce 24
 James Silas 24
26.Jim Eakins 22
 Darnell Hillman 22
28.Chuck Williams 21
 John Williamson 21
 Al Skinner 21
31.Bird Averitt 20
 Marvin Barnes 20
 Maurice Lucas 20
34.Gerald Govan 19
 Billy Knight 19
36.Zelmo Beaty* 18
 Ronald Thomas 18
38.Don Adams 17
39.Stew Johnson 16
 George Karl* 16
 David Thompson* 16
42.Coby Dietrick 15
 George Gervin* 15
44.Dave Robisch 14
 Gus Gerard 14
46.Roger Brown* 13
 Bill Keller 13
 Billy Paultz 13
49.Mel Daniels* 12
 John Roche 12
51.Bo Lamar 11
 Billy Shepherd 11
53.Johnny Neumann 10
 Mike Green 10
 Jan van Breda Kolff 10
 Kim Hughes 10
57.Rick Mount 9
 Collis Jones 9
 Tim Bassett 9
60.Byron Beck 8
 Joe Caldwell 8
 Claude Terry 8
63.Gene Littles 7
 Bruce Seals 7
65.Donnie Freeman 6
 Tom Owens 6
 Caldwell Jones 6
68.George Carter 5
 Johnny Baum 5
 Marv Roberts 5
 Allan Bristow 5
72.Red Robbins 4
 Bill Melchionni 4
 Walter Simon 4
 Joe Hamilton 4
 George Adams 4
 Billy Cunningham* 4
 Jim Bradley 4
 Swen Nater 4
 Randy Denton 4
 Jimmy Foster 4
 Wali Jones 4
83.Cincinnatus Powell 3
 George Irvine 3
 Jimmy O'Brien 3
 Dave Twardzik 3
 Jim O'Brien 3
 Chuck Terry 3
 Mike Flynn 3
 Jim McDaniels 3
 Mark Olberding 3
92.Steve Jones 2
 Bob Warren 2
 Oliver Taylor 2
 Al Smith 2
 Willie Sojourner 2
 Jim Chones 2
 Charles Jordan 2
 Dan Roundfield 2
100.Goo Kennedy 1
 Barry Parkhill 1
 Donald Washington 1
 Monte Towe 1
 Henry Ward 1
 Marvin Webster 1
106.John Beasley 0
 Goose Ligon 0
 Bob Netolicky 0
 Gene Moore 0
 Larry Miller 0
 Simmie Hill 0
 Roger Brown 0
 Ed Manning 0
 Dennis Wuycik 0
 Roy Ebron 0
 Billy Schaeffer 0
 Clyde Dickey 0
 Charles Edge 0
 William Franklin 0
 Moses Malone* 0
 Patrick McFarland 0
 Fly Williams 0
 Hank Williams 0
 George Bucci 0
 Travis Grant 0

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player STL
1.LeBron James 454
2.Scottie Pippen* 395
3.Michael Jordan* 376
4.Magic Johnson* 358
5.John Stockton* 338
6.Kobe Bryant* 310
7.Jason Kidd* 302
8.Larry Bird* 296
9.Maurice Cheeks* 295
10.Manu Ginóbili* 292
11.Clyde Drexler* 278
12.Robert Horry 276
13.Chris Paul 275
14.Dwyane Wade 273
15.Derek Fisher 272
16.Karl Malone* 258
17.James Harden 247
 Dennis Johnson* 247
19.Hakeem Olajuwon* 245
20.Kawhi Leonard 240
21.Julius Erving* 235
22.Isiah Thomas* 234
23.Rajon Rondo 228
24.Byron Scott 226
25.Andre Iguodala 217
26.Gary Payton* 216
27.Draymond Green 212
28.Paul Pierce* 204
29.Michael Cooper 203
30.Ben Wallace* 199
31.Stephen Curry 198
 Tony Parker 198
 Russell Westbrook 198
34.Charles Barkley* 193
35.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 189
36.Kevin Garnett* 178
 Charles Oakley 178
38.James Worthy* 177
39.Gus Williams 174
40.Danny Green 173
41.Danny Ainge 172
42.Horace Grant 171
43.Jeff Hornacek 170
44.Tim Duncan* 168
 Jerome Kersey 168
46.Paul George 165
47.Ray Allen* 164
 Dan Majerle 164
49.Jimmy Butler 161
 Kevin Durant 161
51.David Robinson* 151
52.Dirk Nowitzki 149
53.Chauncey Billups 148
 Derek Harper 148
55.Allen Iverson* 147
56.Reggie Miller* 146
57.Robert Parish* 145
 Rasheed Wallace 145
59.Trevor Ariza 142
 Kyle Lowry 142
61.Ron Harper 141
 Clifford Robinson 141
63.Tony Allen 137
 Terry Porter 137
 Jamaal Wilkes* 137
66.Klay Thompson 135
67.Kevin Johnson 132
 Bobby Jones* 132
69.Metta World Peace 131
 Mark Jackson 131
 Nate McMillan 131
72.Shawn Marion 128
73.J.R. Smith 127
74.Doc Rivers 125
75.George Hill 124
76.Patrick Ewing* 122
 Richard Hamilton 122
78.Kenyon Martin 121
79.John Starks 120
80.Anfernee Hardaway 119
 Hersey Hawkins 119
 Paul Millsap 119
83.Mario Chalmers 118
 Sam Perkins 118
85.Vlade Divac* 117
 Shaquille O'Neal* 117
87.Mookie Blaylock 116
 Paul Pressey 116
89.Baron Davis 114
 Lionel Hollins 114
91.Jason Terry 112
92.Mike Bibby 111
 Derrick McKey 111
94.Al Horford 110
 Bryon Russell 110
96.Tayshaun Prince 109
97.Bruce Bowen 108
 Marcus Smart 108
99.Rick Barry* 106
 Lindsey Hunter 106
 Sidney Moncrief* 106
 Robert Reid 106
 Dennis Rodman* 106
104.Sam Cassell 105
 Eddie Jones 105
 Charlie Ward 105
107.Kyrie Irving 104
108.Avery Johnson 102
109.Jrue Holiday 101
110.Carmelo Anthony 100
 Jae Crowder 100
 Michael Finley 100
 A.C. Green 100
114.Shawn Kemp 99
115.Terry Cummings 98
 Stephen Jackson 98
117.Elvin Hayes* 97
 Jack Sikma* 97
119.Joe Johnson 96
120.Mike Conley 95
 T.R. Dunn 95
 Craig Hodges 95
 Toni Kukoč* 95
124.Vince Carter 94
 Mario Elie 94
 Dwight Howard 94
127.Doug Christie 93
128.Joe Dumars* 91
 Eric Snow 91
 Chris Webber* 91
 Deron Williams 91
132.Khris Middleton 90
 Buck Williams 90
134.Fat Lever 89
 Norm Nixon 89
 Paul Westphal* 89
137.Alvan Adams 88
 Walter Davis 88
 Tim Hardaway* 88
 Charles Johnson 88
141.Richard Jefferson 87
 Kerry Kittles 87
143.Matt Barnes 85
 Kurt Rambis 85
 Thabo Sefolosha 85
 P.J. Tucker 85
147.Rick Fox 84
 Bill Laimbeer 84
 Moses Malone* 84
150.Marc Gasol 83
151.Greg Anthony 82
 B.J. Armstrong 82
 Kyle Korver 82
154.Aaron McKie 81
 Paul Silas 81
 Hedo Türkoğlu 81
157.Tyrone Corbin 80
 Gar Heard 80
 Larry Hughes 80
160.Dale Davis 79
 Tom Henderson 79
 Calvin Murphy* 79
 Antoine Walker 79
164.Giannis Antetokounmpo 78
 Dave Cowens* 78
 Gerald Henderson 78
167.Shane Battier 77
 Craig Ehlo 77
 Steve Smith 77
 Jayson Tatum 77
171.Peja Stojaković 76
172.Jaylen Brown 75
173.Fred Brown 74
 Kirk Hinrich 74
 Cedric Maxwell 74
 Chris Mullin* 74
 Josh Smith 74
 David West 74
 Lou Williams 74
180.Chris Bosh* 73
 Caron Butler 73
 Latrell Sprewell 73
 Sedale Threatt 73
 Dominique Wilkins* 73
185.Nick Anderson 72
 DeMar DeRozan 72
 Boris Diaw 72
 Nenê 72
 Damian Lillard 72
 Bob McAdoo* 72
 Lamar Odom 72
192.Mark Aguirre 71
 Pau Gasol 71
 Maurice Lucas 71
195.Johnny Moore 70
 Ricky Pierce 70
 Jeff Teague 70
198.Bob Dandridge* 69
 Adrian Dantley* 69
 George Gervin* 69
 Rashard Lewis 69
 Anderson Varejão 69
203.Luol Deng 68
 Blake Griffin 68
205.P.J. Brown 67
 George Lynch 67
 Wes Unseld* 67
208.Bradley Beal 66
 Don Chaney 66
 Josh Howard 66
 Steve Nash* 66
 Brian Shaw 66
213.Jamal Crawford 65
 Vinnie Johnson 65
 Andrei Kirilenko 65
 Wesley Matthews 65
 Kevin McHale* 65
 Steve Mix 65
 John Paxson 65
 James Posey 65
 Thaddeus Young 65
222.Quinn Buckner 64
 Mark Price 64
 Nick Van Exel 64
 John Wall 64
226.Steve Kerr 63
 Anthony Peeler 63
 Amar'e Stoudemire 63
 Scott Wedman 63
 Jo Jo White* 63
231.Tom Chambers 62
 Chris Childs 62
 Bob Lanier* 62
 Detlef Schrempf 62
 David Wesley 62
236.Patrick Beverley 61
 Marcus Camby 61
 Serge Ibaka 61
239.Leandro Barbosa 60
 Carlos Boozer 60
 John Havlicek* 60
 Iman Shumpert 60
 Kevin Willis 60
244.Phil Chenier 59
 Sean Elliott 59
 Larry Nance 59
247.Udonis Haslem 58
 Allen Leavell 58
 Andre Miller 58
 Joakim Noah 58
 Andrew Toney 58
 Delonte West 58