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 September 12, 2022
- Three-pointers were implemented in 1979-80.

* Players in bold played in the 2022 Playoffs

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

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Player
Points
Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
1. LeBron James 7,631 15 266 2,725 5,502 432 1,283 1,749 2,364
2. Michael Jordan 5,987 13 179 2,188 4,497 148 446 1,463 1,766
3. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 5,762 18 237 2,356 4,422 0 4 1,050 1,419
4. Kobe Bryant 5,640 15 220 2,014 4,499 292 882 1,320 1,617
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. Kevin Durant 4,559 11 155 1,540 3,237 344 966 1,135 1,311
9. Jerry West 4,457 13 153 1,622 3,460 - - 1,213 1,506
10. Tony Parker 4,045 17 226 1,613 3,501 119 385 700 958
Player
Points
Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
11. Dwyane Wade 3,954 13 177 1,450 3,062 103 305 951 1,220
12. Larry Bird 3,897 12 164 1,458 3,090 80 249 901 1,012
13. John Havlicek 3,776 13 172 1,451 3,329 - - 874 1,046
14. Hakeem Olajuwon 3,755 15 145 1,504 2,847 4 18 743 1,034
15. Magic Johnson 3,701 13 190 1,291 2,552 51 212 1,068 1,274
16. Dirk Nowitzki 3,663 15 145 1,220 2,642 149 408 1,074 1,204
17. Scottie Pippen 3,642 16 208 1,335 3,009 200 660 772 1,067
18. Elgin Baylor 3,623 12 134 1,388 3,161 - - 847 1,101
19. Wilt Chamberlain 3,607 13 160 1,425 2,728 - - 757 1,627
20. Stephen Curry 3,570 8 134 1,181 2,615 561 1,400 647 725
Player
Points
Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
21. James Harden 3,414 13 149 1,017 2,387 369 1,102 1,011 1,163
22. Kevin McHale 3,182 13 169 1,204 2,145 8 21 766 972
23. Paul Pierce 3,180 14 170 1,022 2,415 276 777 860 1,036
24. Dennis Johnson 3,116 13 180 1,167 2,661 26 109 756 943
25. Julius Erving 3,088 11 141 1,187 2,441 7 36 707 908
26. Manu Ginobili 3,054 15 218 956 2,209 324 905 818 1,001
27. James Worthy 3,022 9 143 1,267 2,329 14 67 474 652
28. Reggie Miller 2,972 15 144 941 2,095 320 820 770 862
29. Clyde Drexler 2,963 15 145 1,076 2,408 141 489 670 851
30. Sam Jones 2,909 12 154 1,149 2,571 - - 611 753
Player
Points
Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
31. Chris Paul 2,894 14 142 1,068 2,196 235 626 523 611
32. Kawhi Leonard 2,865 9 135 1,019 1,994 228 572 599 710
33. Charles Barkley 2,833 13 123 1,009 1,965 64 251 751 1,048
34. Robert Parish 2,820 16 184 1,132 2,239 0 1 556 770
35. Patrick Ewing 2,813 14 139 1,104 2,353 8 23 597 831
36. Klay Thompson 2,791 8 145 1,041 2,366 451 1,101 258 306
37. Ray Allen 2,749 11 171 928 2,095 385 959 508 575
38. Russell Westbrook 2,727 11 111 948 2,321 153 517 678 820
39. Bill Russell 2,673 13 165 1,003 2,335 - - 667 1,106
40. Kevin Garnett 2,601 14 143 1,059 2,216 15 55 468 593
Player
Points
Playoffs Games FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA
41. Richard Hamilton 2,571 9 130 943 2,148 71 209 614 714
42. Chauncey Billups 2,526 12 146 737 1,793 267 729 785 892
43. Byron Scott 2,451 13 183 934 1,937 134 339 449 548
44. John Stockton 2,436 19 182 855 1,809 111 341 615 759
45. Rasheed Wallace 2,384 14 177 917 2,065 190 540 360 502
46. Paul George 2,299 10 108 740 1,747 258 734 561 680
47. Isiah Thomas 2,261 9 111 825 1,869 81 234 530 689
48. Bob Pettit 2,240 9 88 766 1,834 - - 708 915
49. David Robinson 2,221 12 123 768 1,604 1 10 684 966
50. Elvin Hayes 2,194 10 96 883 1,901 0 0 428 656