NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Turnovers

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.
Turnovers since 1977-78 (1967-68 for ABA)

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player TOV
1. LeBron James 866
2. Magic Johnson* 696
3. Shaquille O'Neal* 649
4. Kobe Bryant 647
5. Tim Duncan 633
6. Scottie Pippen* 602
7. Tony Parker 594
8. Dwyane Wade 583
9. Julius Erving* 577
10. Karl Malone* 550
11. Michael Jordan* 546
12. John Stockton* 517
13. Larry Bird* 506
14. Manu Ginobili 481
15. Dennis Johnson* 480
16. Paul Pierce 476
17. Jason Kidd* 450
18. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 447
19. Hakeem Olajuwon* 424
20. Clyde Drexler* 397
21. Kevin Durant 395
22. Steve Nash* 383
23. Isiah Thomas* 369
24. Russell Westbrook 367
25. Robert Parish* 365
26. Kevin Johnson 354
27. Charles Barkley* 353
28. Richard Hamilton 348
  James Harden 348
30. Patrick Ewing* 345
31. Kevin Garnett 342
32. Dirk Nowitzki 328
33. Kevin McHale* 326
34. George McGinnis* 324
  Stephen Curry 324
36. Chauncey Billups 322
37. Maurice Cheeks* 318
38. Charles Oakley 308
39. Artis Gilmore* 305
40. Rajon Rondo 301
41. James Worthy* 298
42. Gary Payton* 297
  Dan Issel* 297
44. Dwight Howard 295
45. Mark Jackson 292
  Mel Daniels* 292
47. Robert Horry 282
48. David Robinson* 280
49. Shawn Kemp 275
50. Ray Allen* 274
51. Sam Cassell 268
52. Byron Scott 266
53. Freddie Lewis 261
54. Vlade Divac 260
55. Dennis Rodman* 258
56. Andrew Toney 257
  Reggie Miller* 257
  Danny Ainge 257
59. Bobby Jones 252
  Michael Cooper 252
  George Gervin* 252
62. Pau Gasol 250
63. Ron Boone 249
64. Deron Williams 244
65. Draymond Green 242
66. Louie Dampier* 238
67. Derek Fisher 237
68. Terry Porter 236
  Chris Paul 236
70. Jeff Hornacek 231
71. Clifford Robinson 230
72. Rasheed Wallace 228
  Moses Malone* 228
74. Chris Webber 227
75. Alonzo Mourning* 226
76. Detlef Schrempf 225
  Richard Jefferson 225
  Derrick McKey 225
79. John Starks 224
  Sidney Moncrief 224
81. Allen Iverson* 221
82. Kendrick Perkins 218
83. Kenyon Martin 217
84. Lamar Odom 214
85. Carlos Boozer 213
86. Paul George 212
  Joe Johnson 212
88. Jack Sikma 209
89. Tom Chambers 208
90. Billy Paultz 207
  Sam Perkins 207
  Paul Pressey 207
  Roger Brown* 207
94. Jimmy Jones 205
  Joe Dumars* 205
96. Gus Williams 201
97. Darryl Dawkins 200
98. Mark Aguirre 198
  Carmelo Anthony 198
100. Andre Iguodala 193
  Stephen Jackson 193
102. Bill Cartwright 192
103. Mike Bibby 191
  Mack Calvin 191
105. Willie Wise 190
  Buck Williams 190
107. Walter Davis 189
  Jason Terry 189
109. Anfernee Hardaway 188
110. Rik Smits 185
  Adrian Dantley* 185
112. John Johnson 184
  Horace Grant 184
114. Amar'e Stoudemire 182
  Klay Thompson 182
116. Tayshaun Prince 181
  Boris Diaw 181
118. Hedo Turkoglu 180
119. Al Horford 179
120. Anthony Mason 175
  Larry Brown* 175
122. David West 174
  Cincinnatus Powell 174
124. Cedric Maxwell 172
125. Terry Cummings 171
  Avery Johnson 171
  Latrell Sprewell 171
128. Antoine Walker 170
129. Vince Carter 168
  Ralph Simpson 168
131. Mario Chalmers 167
  Derek Harper 167
133. Caldwell Jones 166
134. Tim Hardaway 165
135. Josh Smith 164
136. Allan Houston 163
  Jerome Kersey 163
138. Mookie Blaylock 162
139. Jermaine O'Neal 161
140. Kyle Lowry 160
141. Derrick Rose 158
  Mark Price 158
143. Bill Keller 156
  Maurice Lucas 156
  Mychal Thompson 156
146. Kevin Duckworth 155
  Eric Snow 155
148. Alvan Adams 154
  Brian Shaw 154
  Ricky Pierce 154
151. Dominique Wilkins* 153
  Dale Davis 153
  Paul Millsap 153
  Doc Rivers 153
155. Norm Nixon 151
  Rick Fox 151
  Gerald Govan 151
  George Hill 151
159. Chris Childs 150
160. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
161. Larry Kenon 148
  Robert Reid 148
163. Sean Elliott 147
  Jeff Teague 147
165. A.C. Green 146
  Jim Eakins 146
167. Jamaal Wilkes* 145
  Luc Longley 145
  John Wall 145
  Bob McAdoo* 145
171. Antonio Davis 144
  Andre Miller 144
173. Bill Laimbeer 143
174. Alex English* 142
  Vinnie Johnson 142
  Mario Elie 142
177. Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
  Kurt Rambis 141
  Metta World Peace 141
181. Shawn Marion 140
182. Doug Moe 139
  Donnie Freeman 139
  Nate McMillan 139
185. Rashard Lewis 137
  Darnell Hillman 137
187. J.R. Smith 136
  Ben Wallace 136
  Chris Mullin* 136
190. Steve Smith 135
191. Tracy McGrady* 134
192. Rick Barry* 132
193. Josh Howard 131
  Baron Davis 131
195. Warren Jabali 130
196. Elden Campbell 129
  Blake Griffin 129
  Zach Randolph 129
  Nick Van Exel 129
  Kevin Willis 129
201. Dan Majerle 128
202. Alton Lister 126
  Chris Bosh 126
  James Edwards 126
  Rolando Blackman 126
206. Rod Strickland 125
  Xavier McDaniel 125
208. Elvin Hayes* 124
  Michael Finley 124
210. Ralph Sampson* 123
211. Kawhi Leonard 122
  Hersey Hawkins 122
  Tiny Archibald* 122
214. Ron Harper 121
  Larry Johnson 121
  Shaun Livingston 121
  DeMar DeRozan 121
218. Nene Hilario 120
  Tom Henderson 120
  Darel Carrier 120
221. Mike Conley 119
222. Trevor Ariza 118
  Udonis Haslem 118
  Jalen Rose 118
225. Otis Thorpe 117
226. Bob Dandridge 116
  Kyrie Irving 116
  Doug Christie 116
229. Glen Combs 115
  J.J. Redick 115
231. Trooper Washington 114
  Tony Allen 114
233. Fatty Taylor 113
  Kyle Korver 113
  David Thompson* 113
  Jamal Mashburn 113
  Lionel Hollins 113
238. Leandro Barbosa 111
  Marques Johnson 111
240. Zelmo Beaty* 110
  Lonnie Shelton 110
242. Thurl Bailey 109
243. Red Robbins 108
  Larry Nance 108
245. John Salley 107
  Eddie Jones 107
247. Ray Williams 106
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
  Joakim Noah 106
250. LaMarcus Aldridge 105
  Kevin Love 105
  Howard Eisley 105
  Gerald Henderson 105
  Rodney Rogers 105
  Matt Barnes 105
  Byron Beck 105
  Bob Lanier* 105

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player TOV
1. LeBron James 866
2. Magic Johnson* 696
3. Shaquille O'Neal* 649
4. Kobe Bryant 647
5. Tim Duncan 633
6. Scottie Pippen* 602
7. Tony Parker 594
8. Dwyane Wade 583
9. Karl Malone* 550
10. Michael Jordan* 546
11. John Stockton* 517
12. Larry Bird* 506
13. Manu Ginobili 481
14. Dennis Johnson* 480
15. Paul Pierce 476
16. Jason Kidd* 450
17. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 447
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 424
19. Clyde Drexler* 397
20. Julius Erving* 396
21. Kevin Durant 395
22. Steve Nash* 383
23. Isiah Thomas* 369
24. Russell Westbrook 367
25. Robert Parish* 365
26. Kevin Johnson 354
27. Charles Barkley* 353
28. Richard Hamilton 348
  James Harden 348
30. Patrick Ewing* 345
31. Kevin Garnett 342
32. Dirk Nowitzki 328
33. Kevin McHale* 326
34. Stephen Curry 324
35. Chauncey Billups 322
36. Maurice Cheeks* 318
37. Charles Oakley 308
38. Rajon Rondo 301
39. James Worthy* 298
40. Gary Payton* 297
41. Dwight Howard 295
42. Mark Jackson 292
43. Robert Horry 282
44. David Robinson* 280
45. Shawn Kemp 275
46. Ray Allen* 274
47. Sam Cassell 268
48. Byron Scott 266
49. Vlade Divac 260
50. Dennis Rodman* 258
51. Danny Ainge 257
  Reggie Miller* 257
  Andrew Toney 257
54. Michael Cooper 252
55. Pau Gasol 250
56. Deron Williams 244
57. Draymond Green 242
58. Derek Fisher 237
59. Terry Porter 236
  Chris Paul 236
61. Jeff Hornacek 231
62. Clifford Robinson 230
63. Rasheed Wallace 228
64. Chris Webber 227
65. Alonzo Mourning* 226
66. Detlef Schrempf 225
  Richard Jefferson 225
  Derrick McKey 225
69. Sidney Moncrief 224
  John Starks 224
71. Allen Iverson* 221
72. Kendrick Perkins 218
73. Kenyon Martin 217
74. Moses Malone* 215
75. Lamar Odom 214
76. Carlos Boozer 213
77. Joe Johnson 212
  Paul George 212
79. Jack Sikma 209
80. Tom Chambers 208
81. Sam Perkins 207
  Paul Pressey 207
83. Joe Dumars* 205
84. Gus Williams 201
85. Darryl Dawkins 200
86. Carmelo Anthony 198
  Mark Aguirre 198
88. Andre Iguodala 193
  Stephen Jackson 193
90. Bill Cartwright 192
91. Mike Bibby 191
92. Buck Williams 190
93. Jason Terry 189
  Walter Davis 189
95. Anfernee Hardaway 188
96. George Gervin* 187
  Bobby Jones 187
98. Adrian Dantley* 185
  Rik Smits 185
100. John Johnson 184
  Horace Grant 184
102. Amar'e Stoudemire 182
  Klay Thompson 182
104. Boris Diaw 181
  Tayshaun Prince 181
106. Hedo Turkoglu 180
107. Al Horford 179
108. Anthony Mason 175
109. David West 174
110. Cedric Maxwell 172
111. Latrell Sprewell 171
  Terry Cummings 171
  Avery Johnson 171
114. Antoine Walker 170
115. Vince Carter 168
116. Mario Chalmers 167
  Derek Harper 167
118. Tim Hardaway 165
119. Josh Smith 164
120. Allan Houston 163
  Jerome Kersey 163
122. Mookie Blaylock 162
123. Jermaine O'Neal 161
124. Kyle Lowry 160
125. Derrick Rose 158
  Mark Price 158
127. Caldwell Jones 157
128. Mychal Thompson 156
129. Eric Snow 155
  Kevin Duckworth 155
131. Alvan Adams 154
  Brian Shaw 154
  Ricky Pierce 154
134. Dominique Wilkins* 153
  Paul Millsap 153
  Dale Davis 153
  Doc Rivers 153
138. Rick Fox 151
  George Hill 151
  Norm Nixon 151
141. Chris Childs 150
142. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
143. Robert Reid 148
144. Sean Elliott 147
  Jeff Teague 147
146. A.C. Green 146
147. John Wall 145
  Jamaal Wilkes* 145
  Luc Longley 145
  Bob McAdoo* 145
151. Antonio Davis 144
  Andre Miller 144
153. Bill Laimbeer 143
154. Vinnie Johnson 142
  Alex English* 142
  Mario Elie 142
157. Kurt Rambis 141
  Metta World Peace 141
  Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
161. Shawn Marion 140
162. Nate McMillan 139
163. Rashard Lewis 137
164. Ben Wallace 136
  J.R. Smith 136
  Chris Mullin* 136
167. Steve Smith 135
168. Tracy McGrady* 134
169. Baron Davis 131
  Josh Howard 131
171. Blake Griffin 129
  Nick Van Exel 129
  Elden Campbell 129
  Kevin Willis 129
  Zach Randolph 129
176. Dan Majerle 128
177. Rolando Blackman 126
  Alton Lister 126
  Chris Bosh 126
  James Edwards 126
181. Rod Strickland 125
  Xavier McDaniel 125
183. Michael Finley 124
  Elvin Hayes* 124
185. Ralph Sampson* 123
186. Tiny Archibald* 122
  Hersey Hawkins 122
  Kawhi Leonard 122
189. Shaun Livingston 121
  Ron Harper 121
  Larry Johnson 121
  DeMar DeRozan 121
193. Tom Henderson 120
  Nene Hilario 120
195. Mike Conley 119
196. Udonis Haslem 118
  Jalen Rose 118
  Trevor Ariza 118
199. Otis Thorpe 117
200. Doug Christie 116
  Kyrie Irving 116
  Bob Dandridge 116
203. J.J. Redick 115
204. Tony Allen 114
205. Jamal Mashburn 113
  Lionel Hollins 113
  Kyle Korver 113
208. Leandro Barbosa 111
  Marques Johnson 111
210. Lonnie Shelton 110
211. Thurl Bailey 109
212. Larry Nance 108
213. Eddie Jones 107
  John Salley 107
  Maurice Lucas 107
216. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
  Ray Williams 106
  Joakim Noah 106
219. Gerald Henderson 105
  Rodney Rogers 105
  LaMarcus Aldridge 105
  Kevin Love 105
  Howard Eisley 105
  Matt Barnes 105
  Bob Lanier* 105
226. Kenny Smith 104
  Damian Lillard 104
  David Wesley 104
229. Devin Harris 103
  Truck Robinson 103
  Roy Hibbert 103
  Charles Smith 103
233. Craig Hodges 102
  Antonio McDyess 102
  Luol Deng 102
  Delonte West 102
237. Caron Butler 101
  Aaron McKie 101
  Serge Ibaka 101
  Jason Williams 101
241. Peja Stojakovic 100
  Marc Gasol 100
  Lance Stephenson 100
244. Damon Stoudamire 99
245. Brad Daugherty 98
  Eddie Johnson 98
  Danny Schayes 98
  Larry Hughes 98
  Dan Roundfield 98
250. Dale Ellis 97
  Kirk Hinrich 97
  Mike Evans 97
  P.J. Brown 97

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player TOV
1. Mel Daniels* 292
2. George McGinnis* 281
3. Freddie Lewis 261
4. Ron Boone 235
5. Louie Dampier* 233
6. Artis Gilmore* 224
7. Roger Brown* 207
8. Jimmy Jones 205
9. Dan Issel* 204
10. Willie Wise 190
11. Julius Erving* 181
12. Mack Calvin 180
13. Larry Brown* 175
14. Cincinnatus Powell 174
15. Bill Keller 156
16. Gerald Govan 151
17. Ralph Simpson 146
18. Jim Eakins 145
19. Billy Paultz 140
20. Donnie Freeman 139
  Doug Moe 139
22. Warren Jabali 130
23. Darel Carrier 120
  Rick Barry* 120
25. Glen Combs 115
26. Trooper Washington 114
27. Fatty Taylor 113
28. Zelmo Beaty* 110
29. Red Robbins 108
30. Byron Beck 105
31. Bob Netolicky 103
  Darnell Hillman 103
33. Oliver Taylor 97
34. John Roche 95
35. George Carter 94
36. Les Hunter 93
37. Gene Moore 92
  Goose Ligon 92
39. Steve Jones 90
  Larry Kenon 90
41. Chuck Williams 88
42. Maurice McHartley 85
43. Mervin Jackson 84
44. Bill Melchionni 83
45. Rick Mount 81
  Brian Taylor 81
47. Charles Williams 80
48. Craig Raymond 78
  Ted McClain 78
50. Rich Jones 77
51. Larry Jones 75
  Billy Knight 75
53. John Williamson 72
54. Art Heyman 71
  Walter Simon 71
56. Ira Harge 70
57. Bob Warren 68
58. Connie Hawkins* 67
59. George Gervin* 65
  Bobby Jones 65
61. George Stone 64
  Mike Gale 64
63. Bird Averitt 63
64. Wil Jones 58
  Kevin Joyce 58
66. Joe Caldwell 56
  Billy Cunningham* 56
68. Tom Thacker 53
69. John Beasley 52
  Julian Hammond 52
  Wendell Ladner 52
72. Jeffrey Congdon 51
73. David Thompson* 50
74. Maurice Lucas 49
  Wayne Hightower 49
  Mike Barrett 49
77. Sam Smith 48
78. Al Smith 47
  Charles Beasley 47
  Gus Gerard 47
81. Jackie Moreland 46
  Don Buse 46
83. Gary Bradds 45
  Ronald Thomas 45
85. Charlie Scott* 44
86. Spencer Haywood* 41
87. Andrew Anderson 40
  Manny Leaks 40
  Mike Pratt 40
  Jimmy O'Brien 40
  Lonnie Wright 40
92. James Silas 39
93. Marvin Barnes 38
  Coby Dietrick 38
95. Mike Barr 37
96. Henry Logan 36
97. Chico Vaughn 35
  Bernie Williams 35
99. Johnny Baum 34
100. Willie Murrell 33
  Tom Owens 33
102. Skip Thoren 32
  Ronald Franz 32
104. Julius Keye 31
  Jesse Branson 31
106. Dave Robisch 30
  Willie Sojourner 30
  George Irvine 30
109. Frank Card 29
110. Ray Scott 28
  Len Elmore 28
  Don Adams 28
113. Mike Green 27
114. Johnny Neumann 26
  Elton McGriff 26
  Al Skinner 26
117. Jan van Breda Kolff 25
  Donald Sidle 25
119. Neil Johnson 24
  Tim Bassett 24
  Swen Nater 24
  Bob Bedell 24
123. Stew Johnson 23
  Mike Butler 23
  Joe Hamilton 23
  Claude Terry 23
127. Joe DePre 22
  Bo Lamar 22
  Marv Roberts 22
130. Willie Long 20
131. George Peeples 19
  Ron Perry 19
  George Karl 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
135. Willie Porter 18
  George Tinsley 18
  Ed Manning 18
  Gus Johnson* 18
139. Stephen Vacendak 17
  Gary Keller 17
  Bruce Seals 17
  Simmie Hill 17
143. Randolph Mahaffey 16
  John Barnhill 16
  George Adams 16
  Willie Somerset 16
  Gene Littles 16
  Warren Davis 16
149. Walter Piatkowski 15
  Marvin Webster 15
  Randy Denton 15
  Ervin Inniger 15
  Jim Bradley 15
154. Arthur Becker 14
  Bud Olsen 14
  Al Tucker 14
  Ollie Darden 14
  Daniel Sparks 14
159. John Clawson 13
  Jim Caldwell 13
  Bobby Hooper 13
  Moses Malone* 13
  Richard Clark 13
  Wayne Chapman 13
165. Cliff Hagan* 12
  Jim Ard 12
167. Erwin Mueller 11
  Collis Jones 11
  Jim Jarvis 11
  Ken Wilburn 11
  Adrian Smith 11
172. Grant Simmons 10
  Rich Peek 10
  Stephen Chubin 10
  Bobby Rascoe 10
176. Jimmy Rayl 9
  Ben Warley 9
  Caldwell Jones 9
  Kim Hughes 9
  Chuck Terry 9
  Dennis Holman 9
  Goo Kennedy 9
  Dennis Wuycik 9
184. Allan Bristow 8
  Jimmy Foster 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  Dallas Thornton 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Levern Tart 8
191. Larry Miller 7
  Bobby Wilson 7
  Bob Lackey 7
  Howard Bayne 7
  Marlbert Pradd 7
  Dave Twardzik 7
  Wali Jones 7
  Errol Palmer 7
199. Tommie Bowens 6
  Jay Miller 6
  George Johnson 6
  Patrick McFarland 6
  Arvesta Kelly 6
  Mel Peterson 6
205. Roderick McDonald 5
  Mike Lewis 5
  Shaler Halimon 5
  Bobby Edmonds 5
  Guy Manning 5
  Leland Mitchell 5
  Russell Critchfield 5
  Mike Flynn 5
  Monte Towe 5
  Will Frazier 5
  Lee Davis 5
  Charles Edge 5
217. Don Dee 4
  Jasper Wilson 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Roger Brown 4
  Donald Washington 4
  John Fairchild 4
  John Smith 4
  Jim McDaniels 4
  Bill McGill 4
  Dick Nemelka 4
  Stephen Previs 4
  Mark Olberding 4
229. Gary Zeller 3
  Craig Dill 3
  Dewitt Menyard 3
  Len Chappell 3
  Jerry Harkness 3
  Joe Roberts 3
235. Tom Hoover 2
  Dan Hester 2
  Leary Lentz 2
  Dan Anderson 2
  Tom Workman 2
  Bobby Croft 2
  Al Cueto 2
  Ron Nelson 2
  George Bruns 2
  Ron Bonham 2
  Carroll Hooser 2
  Jerry Pettway 2
  Ron Widby 2
  Henry Bacon 2
  Roy Ebron 2
250. John Dickson 1
  Ronald Kozlicki 1
  George Sutor 1
  Bill Bunting 1
  David Bustion 1
  Pierre Russell 1
  Matthew Aitch 1
  Joe Hamood 1
  Earle Higgins 1
  Bill Newton 1
  Garfield Smith 1
  John Trapp 1
  Billy Schaeffer 1
  Charles Jordan 1
  Carl Fuller 1
  Clyde Dickey 1
  Fly Williams 1
  Sonny Dove 1
  Mike Maloy 1
  Howie Wright 1
  Jim O'Brien 1
  Henry Ward 1
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