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

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

Notes: - These stats were updated on October 26, 2021
- Steals were not recorded until 1973-74.
- In this case, 'Playoffs' and 'Games' only include playoffs since 1974.

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

Player
Steals
Playoffs Games
1. LeBron James 454 15 266
2. Scottie Pippen 395 16 208
3. Michael Jordan 376 13 179
4. Magic Johnson 358 13 190
5. John Stockton 338 19 182
6. Kobe Bryant 310 15 220
7. Jason Kidd 302 17 158
8. Larry Bird 296 12 164
9. Maurice Cheeks 295 13 133
10. Manu Ginobili 292 15 218
Player
Steals
Playoffs Games
11. Clyde Drexler 278 15 145
12. Robert Horry 276 16 244
13. Dwyane Wade 273 13 177
14. Derek Fisher 272 16 259
15. Karl Malone 258 19 193
16. Chris Paul 256 13 129
17. Dennis Johnson 247 13 180
18. Hakeem Olajuwon 245 15 145
19. Kawhi Leonard 240 9 135
20. James Harden 238 12 137
21. Julius Erving 235 11 141
22. Isiah Thomas 234 9 111
23. Rajon Rondo 228 10 134
24. Byron Scott 226 13 183
25. Andre Iguodala 217 14 170
26. Gary Payton 216 15 154
27. Paul Pierce 204 14 170
28. Michael Cooper 203 11 168
29. Ben Wallace 199 8 130
30. Tony Parker 198 17 226
Player
Steals
Playoffs Games
Russell Westbrook 198 11 111
32. Draymond Green 197 7 123
33. Charles Barkley 193 13 123
34. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 189 14 196
35. Stephen Curry 181 7 112
36. Kevin Garnett 178 14 143
Charles Oakley 178 15 144
38. James Worthy 177 9 143
39. Gus Williams 174 10 99
40. Danny Ainge 172 12 193
41. Horace Grant 171 13 170
42. Jeff Hornacek 170 11 140
43. Tim Duncan 168 18 251
Jerome Kersey 168 15 126
45. Paul George 165 10 108
46. Ray Allen 164 11 171
Dan Majerle 164 13 123
48. Danny Green 162 11 153
49. Kevin Durant 157 10 151
50. David Robinson 151 12 123

* Players in bold played in the 2021 Playoffs