NHL All-Time Leaders
Most Games Played

(As of the end of 2017-18 Season)

Rank 	Player 	Years 	games (current)
1 	Gordie Howe 	(1946-1980) 	1767
2 	Mark Messier 	(1979-2004) 	1756
3 	Jaromir Jagr 	(1990-2018) 	1733
4 	Ron Francis 	(1981-2004) 	1731
5 	Mark Recchi 	(1988-2011) 	1652
6 	Chris Chelios 	(1983-2010) 	1651
7 	Dave Andreychuk 	(1982-2006) 	1639
8 	Scott Stevens 	(1982-2004) 	1635
9 	Larry Murphy 	(1980-2001) 	1615
10 	Ray Bourque 	(1979-2001) 	1612
11 	Patrick Marleau 	(1997-2018) 	1575
12 	Nicklas Lidstrom 	(1991-2012) 	1564
13 	Jarome Iginla 	(1995-2017) 	1554
14 	Alex Delvecchio 	(1950-1974) 	1550
15 	Johnny Bucyk 	(1955-1978) 	1540
15 	Shane Doan 	(1995-2017) 	1540
17 	Brendan Shanahan 	(1987-2009) 	1524
18 	Steve Yzerman 	(1983-2006) 	1514
19 	Mike Modano 	(1988-2011) 	1499
20 	Phil Housley 	(1982-2003) 	1495
21 	Joe Thornton 	(1997-2018) 	1493
22 	Wayne Gretzky 	(1979-1999) 	1487
23 	Rod Brind'Amour 	(1988-2010) 	1484
24 	Doug Gilmour 	(1983-2003) 	1474
25 	Glen Wesley 	(1987-2008) 	1457
26 	Teemu Selanne 	(1992-2014) 	1451
27 	Matt Cullen 	(1997-2018) 	1445
27 	Tim Horton 	(1949-1974) 	1445
29 	Mike Gartner 	(1979-1998) 	1432
30 	Luc Robitaille 	(1986-2006) 	1431
30 	Scott Mellanby 	(1985-2007) 	1431
32 	Pat Verbeek 	(1982-2002) 	1424
33 	Zdeno Chara 	(1997-2018) 	1423
34 	Luke Richardson 	(1987-2009) 	1417
35 	Al MacInnis 	(1981-2004) 	1416
36 	Harry Howell 	(1952-1973) 	1411
37 	Norm Ullman 	(1955-1975) 	1410
38 	Paul Coffey 	(1980-2001) 	1409
39 	Dale Hunter 	(1980-1999) 	1407
40 	Roman Hamrlik 	(1992-2013) 	1395
41 	Stan Mikita 	(1958-1980) 	1394
42 	Doug Mohns 	(1953-1975) 	1390
43 	Larry Robinson 	(1972-1992) 	1384
44 	Trevor Linden 	(1988-2008) 	1382
45 	Dean Prentice 	(1952-1974) 	1378
45 	Vincent Damphousse 	(1986-2004) 	1378
45 	Joe Sakic 	(1988-2009) 	1378
48 	Teppo Numminen 	(1988-2009) 	1372
49 	Jeremy Roenick 	(1988-2009) 	1363
50 	Ron Stewart 	(1952-1973) 	1353
51 	Kirk Muller 	(1984-2003) 	1349
52 	Marcel Dionne 	(1971-1989) 	1348
53 	Mats Sundin 	(1990-2009) 	1346
54 	Adam Oates 	(1985-2004) 	1337
55 	Henrik Sedin 	(2000-2018) 	1330
55 	Ray Whitney 	(1991-2014) 	1330
57 	Guy Carbonneau 	(1980-2000) 	1318
58 	Alexei Kovalev 	(1992-2013) 	1316
58 	Leonard "Red" Kelly 	(1947-1967) 	1316
60 	Bobby Holik 	(1990-2009) 	1314
61 	Marian Hossa 	(1997-2017) 	1309
62 	Daniel Sedin 	(2000-2018) 	1306
63 	Sergei Gonchar 	(1994-2015) 	1301
64 	Dave Keon 	(1960-1982) 	1296
65 	Pierre Turgeon 	(1987-2007) 	1294
66 	Dainius Zubrus 	(1996-2016) 	1293
67 	Darryl Sydor 	(1991-2010) 	1291
68 	Mathieu Schneider 	(1987-2010) 	1289
69 	Ken Daneyko 	(1983-2003) 	1283
70 	Phil Esposito 	(1963-1981) 	1282
71 	Jean Ratelle 	(1960-1981) 	1281
72 	James Patrick 	(1983-2004) 	1280
73 	Bryan Trottier 	(1975-1994) 	1279
74 	Martin Gelinas 	(1988-2008) 	1273
75 	Rob Blake 	(1989-2010) 	1270
75 	Ryan Smyth 	(1994-2014) 	1270
77 	Brett Hull 	(1985-2006) 	1269
78 	Martin Brodeur 	(1991-2015) 	1266
79 	Bill Guerin 	(1991-2010) 	1263
79 	Scott Niedermayer 	(1991-2010) 	1263
81 	Radek Dvorak 	(1995-2014) 	1260
82 	Henri Richard 	(1955-1975) 	1259
83 	Ray Ferraro 	(1984-2002) 	1258
84 	Joe Nieuwendyk 	(1986-2007) 	1257
85 	Brian Rolston 	(1994-2012) 	1256
85 	Craig Ludwig 	(1982-1999) 	1256
87 	Kevin Lowe 	(1979-1998) 	1254
88 	Jari Kurri 	(1980-1998) 	1251
89 	Scott Hartnell 	(2000-2018) 	1249
90 	Bill Gadsby 	(1946-1966) 	1248
90 	Sergei Fedorov 	(1990-2009) 	1248
92 	Daniel Alfredsson 	(1995-2014) 	1246
93 	Jason Arnott 	(1993-2012) 	1244
93 	Allan Stanley 	(1948-1969) 	1244
95 	Patrik Elias 	(1995-2016) 	1240
96 	Doug Weight 	(1990-2011) 	1238
97 	Steve Thomas 	(1984-2004) 	1235
98 	Dino Ciccarelli 	(1980-1999) 	1232
99 	Olli Jokinen 	(1997-2015) 	1231
100 	Ed Westfall 	(1961-1979) 	1226