NBA All-Time Points Leaders: Career Totals in the Playoffs

List with the stats for the top 50 players with the most career total points in the Playoffs in NBA history.

Notes: - These stats were updated on January 22, 2017
- Three-pointers were implemented in 1979-80.

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NBA All-Time Points Leaders:
Career Totals in the Playoffs - Top 50

Player
Points Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
1. Michael Jordan 5,987 13 179 2,188 4,497 148 446 1,463 1,766
2. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5,762 18 237 2,356 4,422 0 4 1,050 1,419
3. Kobe Bryant 5,640 15 220 2,014 4,499 292 882 1,320 1,617
4. LeBron James 5,572 11 199 1,965 4,112 287 895 1,355 1,816
5. Shaquille O'Neal 5,250 17 216 2,041 3,627 0 0 1,168 2,317
6. Tim Duncan 5,172 18 251 1,975 3,939 5 35 1,217 1,766
7. Karl Malone 4,761 19 193 1,743 3,768 6 37 1,269 1,725
8. Jerry West 4,457 13 153 1,622 3,460 - - 1,213 1,506
9. Larry Bird 3,897 12 164 1,458 3,090 80 249 901 1,012
10. Tony Parker 3,885 15 213 1,548 3,367 108 361 681 937
11. Dwyane Wade 3,781 11 166 1,387 2,906 97 284 910 1,173
12. John Havlicek 3,776 13 172 1,451 3,329 - - 874 1,046
13. Hakeem Olajuwon 3,755 15 145 1,504 2,847 4 18 743 1,034
14. Magic Johnson 3,701 13 190 1,291 2,552 51 212 1,068 1,274
15. Dirk Nowitzki 3,663 15 145 1,220 2,642 149 408 1,074 1,204
16. Scottie Pippen 3,642 16 208 1,335 3,009 200 660 772 1,067
17. Elgin Baylor 3,623 12 134 1,388 3,161 - - 847 1,101
18. Wilt Chamberlain 3,607 13 160 1,425 2,728 - - 757 1,627
19. Kevin McHale 3,182 13 169 1,204 2,145 8 21 766 972
20. Paul Pierce 3,159 13 163 1,014 2,397 272 767 859 1,035
21. Dennis Johnson 3,116 13 180 1,167 2,661 26 109 756 943
22. Julius Erving 3,088 11 141 1,187 2,441 7 36 707 908
23. James Worthy 3,022 9 143 1,267 2,329 14 67 474 652
24. Reggie Miller 2,972 15 144 941 2,095 320 820 770 862
25. Clyde Drexler 2,963 15 145 1,076 2,408 141 489 670 851
Player
Points Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
26. Sam Jones 2,909 12 154 1,149 2,571 - - 611 753
27. Manu Ginobili 2,903 13 197 901 2,075 309 847 792 967
28. Charles Barkley 2,833 13 123 1,009 1,965 64 251 751 1,048
29. Robert Parish 2,820 16 184 1,132 2,239 0 1 556 770
30. Patrick Ewing 2,813 14 139 1,104 2,353 8 23 597 831
31. Ray Allen 2,749 11 171 928 2,095 385 959 508 575
32. Bill Russell 2,673 13 165 1,003 2,335 - - 667 1,106
33. Kevin Durant 2,620 6 91 877 1,926 184 559 682 804
34. Kevin Garnett 2,601 14 143 1,059 2,216 15 55 468 593
35. Richard Hamilton 2,571 9 130 943 2,148 71 209 614 714
36. Chauncey Billups 2,526 12 146 737 1,793 267 729 785 892
37. Byron Scott 2,451 13 183 934 1,937 134 339 449 548
38. John Stockton 2,436 19 182 855 1,809 111 341 615 759
39. Rasheed Wallace 2,384 14 177 917 2,065 190 540 360 502
40. Isiah Thomas 2,261 9 111 825 1,869 81 234 530 689
41. Bob Pettit 2,240 9 88 766 1,834 - - 708 915
42. David Robinson 2,221 12 123 768 1,604 1 10 684 966
43. Elvin Hayes 2,194 10 96 883 1,901 0 0 428 656
44. Gary Payton 2,155 15 154 855 1,938 137 435 308 436
45. Derek Fisher 2,146 16 259 735 1,740 285 715 391 486
46. Allen Iverson 2,111 8 71 755 1,882 123 376 478 626
47. Jeff Hornacek 2,092 11 140 741 1,578 122 282 488 551
48. Moses Malone 2,077 12 94 750 1,566 1 7 576 756
49. Steve Nash 2,072 12 120 749 1,584 178 438 396 440
50. Tom Heinsohn 2,058 9 104 818 2,035 - - 422 568