List of National Basketball Association career playoff games played leaders

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This is a list of National Basketball Association players by total career playoff games played.

Statistics accurate as of the conclusion of the 2018 NBA Playoffs on June 8, 2018.
^ Active NBA player
* Inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
Not yet eligible for Hall of Fame consideration[1]
Rank Player Position(s) Playoff team(s) played for (years)[2] Games played Titles won
1 Derek Fisher PG/SG Los Angeles Lakers (19972004, 20082011)
Utah Jazz (2007)
Oklahoma City Thunder (20122014)
259 5
2 Tim Duncan PF/C San Antonio Spurs (19981999, 20012016) 251 5
3 Robert Horry PF/SF Houston Rockets (19931996)
Los Angeles Lakers (19972003)
San Antonio Spurs (20042008)
244 7
4 LeBron James^ SF/PF Cleveland Cavaliers (20062010, 20152018)
Miami Heat (20112014)
239 3
5 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* C Milwaukee Bucks (19691975)
Los Angeles Lakers (19751989)
237 6
6 Tony Parker^ PG San Antonio Spurs (20022018) 226 4
7 Kobe Bryant SG Los Angeles Lakers (19972004, 20062012) 220 5
8 Manu Ginóbili SG San Antonio Spurs (20032008, 20102018) 218 4
9 Shaquille O'Neal* C Orlando Magic (19941996)
Los Angeles Lakers (19972004)
Miami Heat (20052007)
Phoenix Suns (2008)
Cleveland Cavaliers (2010)
Boston Celtics (2011)
216 4
10 Scottie Pippen* SF Chicago Bulls (19871998)
Houston Rockets (1999)
Portland Trail Blazers (20002003)
208 6
11 Danny Ainge SG/PG Boston Celtics (19821988)
Portland Trail Blazers (19911992)
Phoenix Suns (19931995)
193 2
Karl Malone* PF Utah Jazz (19862003)
Los Angeles Lakers (2004)
0
13 Magic Johnson* PG Los Angeles Lakers (19801991, 1996) 190 5
14 Robert Parish* C Golden State Warriors (1977)
Boston Celtics (19811993)
Charlotte Hornets (1995)
Chicago Bulls (1997)
184 4
15 Byron Scott SG Los Angeles Lakers (19841993, 1997)
Indiana Pacers (19941995)
183 3
16 John Stockton* PG Utah Jazz (19852003) 182 0
17 Dennis Johnson* PG Seattle SuperSonics (19781980)
Phoenix Suns (19811983)
Boston Celtics (19841990)
180 3
18 Michael Jordan* SG Chicago Bulls (19851993, 19951998) 179 6
19 Dwyane Wade^ SG Miami Heat (20042007, 20092014, 2016, 2018)
Chicago Bulls (2017)
177 3
Rasheed Wallace PF/C Portland Trail Blazers (19972003)
Detroit Pistons (20042009)
Boston Celtics (2010)
1
21 John Havlicek* SF Boston Celtics (19631969, 19721977) 172 8
22 Ray Allen* SG Milwaukee Bucks (19992001)
Seattle SuperSonics (2005)
Boston Celtics (20082012)
Miami Heat (20132014)
171 2
23 Horace Grant PF/C Chicago Bulls (19881994)
Orlando Magic (19951996, 1999, 2002)
Seattle SuperSonics (2000)
Los Angeles Lakers (2001)
170 4
Paul Pierce SF Boston Celtics (20022005, 20082013)
Brooklyn Nets (2014)
Washington Wizards (2015)
Los Angeles Clippers (20162017)
1
25 Kevin McHale* PF Boston Celtics (19811993) 169 3
Dennis Rodman PF Detroit Pistons (19871992
San Antonio Spurs (19941995)
Chicago Bulls (19961998)
5

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References[edit]

  1. ^ A player is not eligible for induction into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame until he has been fully retired for three calendar years.
  2. ^ American Basketball Association (ABA) teams other than those admitted into the NBA in 1976 are not included; each year is linked to an article about that particular NBA season. The years listed are only ones in which the player played in a playoff game.

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