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. Stephen Curry 324
  George McGinnis* 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. Dan Issel* 297
  Gary Payton* 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. Danny Ainge 257
  Andrew Toney 257
  Reggie Miller* 257
59. Michael Cooper 252
  George Gervin* 252
  Bobby Jones 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. Chris Paul 236
  Terry Porter 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. Richard Jefferson 225
  Derrick McKey 225
  Detlef Schrempf 225
79. Sidney Moncrief 224
  John Starks 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. Roger Brown* 207
  Billy Paultz 207
  Sam Perkins 207
  Paul Pressey 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. Mack Calvin 191
  Mike Bibby 191
105. Buck Williams 190
  Willie Wise 190
107. Walter Davis 189
  Jason Terry 189
109. Anfernee Hardaway 188
110. Rik Smits 185
  Adrian Dantley* 185
112. Horace Grant 184
  John Johnson 184
114. Amar'e Stoudemire 182
  Klay Thompson 182
116. Boris Diaw 181
  Tayshaun Prince 181
118. Hedo Turkoglu 180
119. Al Horford 179
120. Larry Brown* 175
  Anthony Mason 175
122. Cincinnatus Powell 174
  David West 174
124. Cedric Maxwell 172
125. Avery Johnson 171
  Latrell Sprewell 171
  Terry Cummings 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. Jerome Kersey 163
  Allan Houston 163
138. Mookie Blaylock 162
139. Jermaine O'Neal 161
140. Kyle Lowry 160
141. Mark Price 158
  Derrick Rose 158
143. Mychal Thompson 156
  Bill Keller 156
  Maurice Lucas 156
146. Kevin Duckworth 155
  Eric Snow 155
148. Ricky Pierce 154
  Alvan Adams 154
  Brian Shaw 154
151. Dale Davis 153
  Paul Millsap 153
  Doc Rivers 153
  Dominique Wilkins* 153
155. Norm Nixon 151
  Rick Fox 151
  George Hill 151
  Gerald Govan 151
159. Chris Childs 150
160. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
161. Larry Kenon 148
  Robert Reid 148
163. Jeff Teague 147
  Sean Elliott 147
165. Jim Eakins 146
  A.C. Green 146
167. Luc Longley 145
  John Wall 145
  Bob McAdoo* 145
  Jamaal Wilkes* 145
171. Antonio Davis 144
  Andre Miller 144
173. Bill Laimbeer 143
174. Vinnie Johnson 142
  Mario Elie 142
  Alex English* 142
177. Kurt Rambis 141
  Metta World Peace 141
  Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
181. Shawn Marion 140
182. Nate McMillan 139
  Doug Moe 139
  Donnie Freeman 139
185. Darnell Hillman 137
  Rashard Lewis 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. Baron Davis 131
  Josh Howard 131
195. Warren Jabali 130
196. Nick Van Exel 129
  Kevin Willis 129
  Zach Randolph 129
  Elden Campbell 129
  Blake Griffin 129
201. Dan Majerle 128
202. James Edwards 126
  Rolando Blackman 126
  Alton Lister 126
  Chris Bosh 126
206. Rod Strickland 125
  Xavier McDaniel 125
208. Michael Finley 124
  Elvin Hayes* 124
210. Ralph Sampson* 123
211. Tiny Archibald* 122
  Kawhi Leonard 122
  Hersey Hawkins 122
214. Larry Johnson 121
  Shaun Livingston 121
  Ron Harper 121
  DeMar DeRozan 121
218. Tom Henderson 120
  Darel Carrier 120
  Nene Hilario 120
221. Mike Conley 119
222. Jalen Rose 118
  Udonis Haslem 118
  Trevor Ariza 118
225. Otis Thorpe 117
226. Kyrie Irving 116
  Doug Christie 116
  Bob Dandridge 116
229. J.J. Redick 115
  Glen Combs 115
231. Tony Allen 114
  Trooper Washington 114
233. Kyle Korver 113
  David Thompson* 113
  Jamal Mashburn 113
  Lionel Hollins 113
  Fatty Taylor 113
238. Marques Johnson 111
  Leandro Barbosa 111
240. Lonnie Shelton 110
  Zelmo Beaty* 110
242. Thurl Bailey 109
243. Larry Nance 108
  Red Robbins 108
245. John Salley 107
  Eddie Jones 107
247. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
  Joakim Noah 106
  Ray Williams 106
250. Howard Eisley 105
  Gerald Henderson 105
  Rodney Rogers 105
  Matt Barnes 105
  Byron Beck 105
  Bob Lanier* 105
  LaMarcus Aldridge 105
  Kevin Love 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. James Harden 348
  Richard Hamilton 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. Reggie Miller* 257
  Andrew Toney 257
  Danny Ainge 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. Richard Jefferson 225
  Detlef Schrempf 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. Paul George 212
  Joe Johnson 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. Mark Aguirre 198
  Carmelo Anthony 198
88. Stephen Jackson 193
  Andre Iguodala 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. Bobby Jones 187
  George Gervin* 187
98. Adrian Dantley* 185
  Rik Smits 185
100. John Johnson 184
  Horace Grant 184
102. Klay Thompson 182
  Amar'e Stoudemire 182
104. Tayshaun Prince 181
  Boris Diaw 181
106. Hedo Turkoglu 180
107. Al Horford 179
108. Anthony Mason 175
109. David West 174
110. Cedric Maxwell 172
111. Terry Cummings 171
  Avery Johnson 171
  Latrell Sprewell 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. Mark Price 158
  Derrick Rose 158
127. Caldwell Jones 157
128. Mychal Thompson 156
129. Eric Snow 155
  Kevin Duckworth 155
131. Ricky Pierce 154
  Alvan Adams 154
  Brian Shaw 154
134. Doc Rivers 153
  Dominique Wilkins* 153
  Paul Millsap 153
  Dale Davis 153
138. Norm Nixon 151
  George Hill 151
  Rick Fox 151
141. Chris Childs 150
142. Dikembe Mutombo* 149
143. Robert Reid 148
144. Jeff Teague 147
  Sean Elliott 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. Mario Elie 142
  Vinnie Johnson 142
  Alex English* 142
157. Metta World Peace 141
  Jerry Stackhouse 141
  Toni Kukoc 141
  Kurt Rambis 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. Josh Howard 131
  Baron Davis 131
171. Zach Randolph 129
  Nick Van Exel 129
  Elden Campbell 129
  Kevin Willis 129
  Blake Griffin 129
176. Dan Majerle 128
177. Chris Bosh 126
  James Edwards 126
  Rolando Blackman 126
  Alton Lister 126
181. Rod Strickland 125
  Xavier McDaniel 125
183. Elvin Hayes* 124
  Michael Finley 124
185. Ralph Sampson* 123
186. Tiny Archibald* 122
  Kawhi Leonard 122
  Hersey Hawkins 122
189. Ron Harper 121
  Larry Johnson 121
  DeMar DeRozan 121
  Shaun Livingston 121
193. Nene Hilario 120
  Tom Henderson 120
195. Mike Conley 119
196. Udonis Haslem 118
  Trevor Ariza 118
  Jalen Rose 118
199. Otis Thorpe 117
200. Kyrie Irving 116
  Bob Dandridge 116
  Doug Christie 116
203. J.J. Redick 115
204. Tony Allen 114
205. Kyle Korver 113
  Jamal Mashburn 113
  Lionel Hollins 113
208. Leandro Barbosa 111
  Marques Johnson 111
210. Lonnie Shelton 110
211. Thurl Bailey 109
212. Larry Nance 108
213. Maurice Lucas 107
  Eddie Jones 107
  John Salley 107
216. Ray Williams 106
  Joakim Noah 106
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 106
219. LaMarcus Aldridge 105
  Kevin Love 105
  Howard Eisley 105
  Rodney Rogers 105
  Matt Barnes 105
  Bob Lanier* 105
  Gerald Henderson 105
226. Kenny Smith 104
  Damian Lillard 104
  David Wesley 104
229. Charles Smith 103
  Roy Hibbert 103
  Devin Harris 103
  Truck Robinson 103
233. Delonte West 102
  Craig Hodges 102
  Antonio McDyess 102
  Luol Deng 102
237. Serge Ibaka 101
  Jason Williams 101
  Caron Butler 101
  Aaron McKie 101
241. Marc Gasol 100
  Lance Stephenson 100
  Peja Stojakovic 100
244. Damon Stoudamire 99
245. Larry Hughes 98
  Danny Schayes 98
  Dan Roundfield 98
  Brad Daugherty 98
  Eddie Johnson 98
250. P.J. Brown 97
  Dale Ellis 97
  Mike Evans 97
  Kirk Hinrich 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. Doug Moe 139
  Donnie Freeman 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. Goose Ligon 92
  Gene Moore 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. Brian Taylor 81
  Rick Mount 81
47. Charles Williams 80
48. Craig Raymond 78
  Ted McClain 78
50. Rich Jones 77
51. Billy Knight 75
  Larry Jones 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. Billy Cunningham* 56
  Joe Caldwell 56
68. Tom Thacker 53
69. Wendell Ladner 52
  John Beasley 52
  Julian Hammond 52
72. Jeffrey Congdon 51
73. David Thompson* 50
74. Mike Barrett 49
  Maurice Lucas 49
  Wayne Hightower 49
77. Sam Smith 48
78. Charles Beasley 47
  Gus Gerard 47
  Al Smith 47
81. Don Buse 46
  Jackie Moreland 46
83. Gary Bradds 45
  Ronald Thomas 45
85. Charlie Scott* 44
86. Spencer Haywood* 41
87. Lonnie Wright 40
  Andrew Anderson 40
  Manny Leaks 40
  Mike Pratt 40
  Jimmy O'Brien 40
92. James Silas 39
93. Marvin Barnes 38
  Coby Dietrick 38
95. Mike Barr 37
96. Henry Logan 36
97. Bernie Williams 35
  Chico Vaughn 35
99. Johnny Baum 34
100. Tom Owens 33
  Willie Murrell 33
102. Skip Thoren 32
  Ronald Franz 32
104. Jesse Branson 31
  Julius Keye 31
106. George Irvine 30
  Dave Robisch 30
  Willie Sojourner 30
109. Frank Card 29
110. Don Adams 28
  Ray Scott 28
  Len Elmore 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. Bob Bedell 24
  Neil Johnson 24
  Tim Bassett 24
  Swen Nater 24
123. Joe Hamilton 23
  Claude Terry 23
  Stew Johnson 23
  Mike Butler 23
127. Marv Roberts 22
  Joe DePre 22
  Bo Lamar 22
130. Willie Long 20
131. George Peeples 19
  Ron Perry 19
  George Karl 19
  Billy Shepherd 19
135. George Tinsley 18
  Ed Manning 18
  Gus Johnson* 18
  Willie Porter 18
139. Gary Keller 17
  Bruce Seals 17
  Simmie Hill 17
  Stephen Vacendak 17
143. Willie Somerset 16
  Gene Littles 16
  Warren Davis 16
  Randolph Mahaffey 16
  John Barnhill 16
  George Adams 16
149. Ervin Inniger 15
  Jim Bradley 15
  Walter Piatkowski 15
  Marvin Webster 15
  Randy Denton 15
154. Arthur Becker 14
  Bud Olsen 14
  Al Tucker 14
  Ollie Darden 14
  Daniel Sparks 14
159. Richard Clark 13
  Wayne Chapman 13
  John Clawson 13
  Jim Caldwell 13
  Bobby Hooper 13
  Moses Malone* 13
165. Cliff Hagan* 12
  Jim Ard 12
167. Jim Jarvis 11
  Ken Wilburn 11
  Adrian Smith 11
  Erwin Mueller 11
  Collis Jones 11
172. Stephen Chubin 10
  Bobby Rascoe 10
  Grant Simmons 10
  Rich Peek 10
176. Dennis Holman 9
  Goo Kennedy 9
  Dennis Wuycik 9
  Jimmy Rayl 9
  Ben Warley 9
  Caldwell Jones 9
  Kim Hughes 9
  Chuck Terry 9
184. Leroy Wright 8
  Dallas Thornton 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Levern Tart 8
  Allan Bristow 8
  Jimmy Foster 8
191. Howard Bayne 7
  Marlbert Pradd 7
  Dave Twardzik 7
  Wali Jones 7
  Errol Palmer 7
  Larry Miller 7
  Bobby Wilson 7
  Bob Lackey 7
199. Patrick McFarland 6
  Arvesta Kelly 6
  Mel Peterson 6
  Tommie Bowens 6
  Jay Miller 6
  George Johnson 6
205. 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
  Roderick McDonald 5
  Mike Lewis 5
  Shaler Halimon 5
217. John Fairchild 4
  John Smith 4
  Jim McDaniels 4
  Bill McGill 4
  Dick Nemelka 4
  Stephen Previs 4
  Mark Olberding 4
  Don Dee 4
  Jasper Wilson 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Roger Brown 4
  Donald Washington 4
229. Jerry Harkness 3
  Joe Roberts 3
  Gary Zeller 3
  Craig Dill 3
  Dewitt Menyard 3
  Len Chappell 3
235. 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
  Tom Hoover 2
  Dan Hester 2
  Leary Lentz 2
  Dan Anderson 2
  Tom Workman 2
  Bobby Croft 2
250. 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
  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
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