NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Field Goal Attempts

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player FGA
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28307
2. Karl Malone* 26210
3. Kobe Bryant 26200
4. Michael Jordan* 24537
5. Elvin Hayes* 24272
6. John Havlicek* 23930
7. Wilt Chamberlain* 23497
8. Julius Erving* 23370
9. Dirk Nowitzki 21922
10. Dominique Wilkins* 21589
11. Rick Barry* 21283
12. Kevin Garnett 21142
13. Alex English* 21036
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 20991
15. Dan Issel* 20904
16. Moses Malone* 20750
17. George Gervin* 20583
18. Tim Duncan 20334
19. Elgin Baylor* 20171
20. Allen Iverson* 19906
21. Vince Carter 19794
22. Oscar Robertson* 19620
23. LeBron James 19459
24. Shaquille O'Neal* 19457
25. Paul Pierce 19395
26. Patrick Ewing* 19241
27. Jerry West* 19032
28. Ray Allen 18955
29. Hal Greer* 18811
30. Gary Payton* 18698
31. Robert Parish* 17914
32. Carmelo Anthony 17683
33. Clyde Drexler* 17673
34. Reggie Miller* 17499
35. Larry Bird* 17334
36. Antawn Jamison 17024
37. Clifford Robinson 16875
38. Bob Pettit* 16872
39. Joe Johnson 16733
40. Terry Cummings 16628
41. Bob Cousy* 16468
42. Eddie Johnson 16361
43. Gail Goodrich* 16300
44. Artis Gilmore* 16158
45. Mitch Richmond* 16038
46. Isiah Thomas* 15904
47. Walter Davis 15871
48. Dave Bing* 15769
49. Tom Chambers 15749
50. Scottie Pippen* 15700
51. Charles Barkley* 15605
52. Jason Kidd 15557
53. Dolph Schayes* 15427
54. Tracy McGrady 15413
55. Walt Bellamy* 15340
56. Dale Ellis 15275
57. Jason Terry 15188
58. Lou Hudson 15129
59. Adrian Dantley* 15121
60. Bernard King* 15109
61. Michael Finley 15095
62. Bob Lanier* 15092
63. Shawn Marion 15056
64. Calvin Murphy* 15030
65. Chris Webber 15024
66. Dwyane Wade 15020
67. Reggie Theus 14973
68. Earl Monroe* 14898
69. Glen Rice 14867
70. Mark Aguirre 14865
71. Ron Boone 14804
72. Bob McAdoo* 14751
73. Antoine Walker 14710
74. Jeff Malone 14674
75. Chet Walker* 14628
76. Kevin Willis 14572
77. Spencer Haywood* 14445
78. Jamal Crawford 14413
79. Tony Parker 14410
80. Pau Gasol 14404
81. Lenny Wilkens* 14327
82. Latrell Sprewell 14294
  World B. Free 14294
84. David Robinson* 14221
85. Randy Smith 14218
86. Zach Randolph 14047
87. Pete Maravich* 14025
88. Rolando Blackman 13969
89. Juwan Howard 13950
90. George McGinnis 13940
91. Jo Jo White* 13884
92. Jack Twyman* 13873
93. Jack Sikma 13792
94. Sam Jones* 13745
95. John Stockton* 13658
96. Billy Cunningham* 13587
97. Bailey Howell* 13585
98. Rasheed Wallace 13529
99. Louie Dampier* 13465
100. Charlie Scott 13405
101. Derek Harper 13384
102. Paul Arizin* 13354
103. Stephon Marbury 13324
104. Bob Dandridge 13317
105. Richard Hamilton 13288
106. Dave DeBusschere* 13249
107. Chris Mullin* 13243
108. Dick Barnett 13227
109. James Worthy* 13204
110. Elton Brand 13185
111. Jerry Stackhouse 13182
112. Grant Hill 13126
113. Nate Thurmond* 13105
114. Andre Miller 13104
115. Dennis Johnson* 13100
116. Tim Hardaway 13076
117. Joe Dumars* 13026
118. Bill Russell* 12930
119. Mike Mitchell 12912
120. Steve Nash 12892
121. Tom Van Arsdale 12763
122. Bob Love 12688
123. Jason Richardson 12681
124. Cliff Hagan* 12661
125. Tiny Archibald* 12628
126. Otis Thorpe 12593
127. Chris Bosh 12581
128. Maurice Lucas 12580
129. Gus Williams 12570
130. Fred Brown 12568
131. Sam Cassell 12558
132. Walt Frazier* 12516
133. Purvis Short 12507
134. Dave Cowens* 12499
135. Rashard Lewis 12479
136. Jamaal Wilkes* 12471
137. Richie Guerin* 12451
138. Mike Bibby 12412
139. Kevin McHale* 12334
140. Byron Scott 12268
141. Kevin Durant 12228
142. Chuck Person 12176
143. Monta Ellis 12131
144. Glenn Robinson 12129
145. Allan Houston 12017
146. Sam Perkins 11984
147. Jeff Hornacek 11957
148. Baron Davis 11951
  Magic Johnson* 11951
150. Ron Harper 11946
151. Rod Strickland 11928
152. Tom Heinsohn* 11787
153. Red Kerr 11751
154. Terry Porter 11734
155. James Edwards 11724
156. Kiki Vandeweghe 11699
157. Xavier McDaniel 11685
158. Kendall Gill 11672
159. Al Jefferson 11665
160. Larry Nance 11664
161. Buck Williams 11661
  Dick Van Arsdale 11661
163. John Drew 11658
164. Jeff Mullins 11631
165. LaMarcus Aldridge 11610
166. Zelmo Beaty* 11580
167. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 11515
168. Mookie Blaylock 11499
169. Alvan Adams 11464
170. Nick Van Exel 11458
171. Jerry Lucas* 11441
172. Chauncey Billups 11413
173. Joe Caldwell 11365
174. Al Harrington 11318
175. Darrell Griffith 11305
176. Eddie Jones 11286
177. Shawn Kemp 11278
178. Jim Jackson 11247
179. Josh Smith 11243
180. Rudy Tomjanovich 11240
181. Larry Kenon 11238
182. Carlos Boozer 11221
183. Bill Laimbeer 11198
  Metta World Peace 11198
185. Bill Sharman* 11188
186. Rudy Gay 11156
187. Cazzie Russell 11154
188. Dell Curry 11146
189. Willie Naulls 11145
190. Stephen Jackson 11112
191. Marques Johnson 11065
192. Jermaine O'Neal 11025
193. Amar'e Stoudemire 11009
194. Sidney Wicks 11002
195. Detlef Schrempf 10995
196. Ray Scott 10967
197. Jalen Rose 10945
198. Billy Paultz 10933
199. John Long 10929
200. Ricky Pierce 10925
201. Guy Rodgers* 10908
202. Jack Marin 10890
203. David West 10889
204. Stew Johnson 10854
205. Kevin Loughery 10829
  Chris Paul 10829
207. Don Ohl 10806
208. Norm Nixon 10805
209. Clyde Lovellette* 10795
210. Herb Williams 10781
211. Bob Boozer 10738
212. Richard Jefferson 10732
213. Mark Jackson 10731
214. Peja Stojakovic 10719
215. Scott Wedman 10713
  Luol Deng 10713
217. Horace Grant 10695
218. Billy Knight 10680
219. Damon Stoudamire 10662
220. Ralph Simpson 10648
221. Bingo Smith 10642
222. Hersey Hawkins 10612
223. Caron Butler 10592
224. Joe Barry Carroll 10583
225. Wayman Tisdale 10575
226. Gerald Wilkins 10564
227. Otis Birdsong 10562
228. Mickey Johnson 10544
229. Vinnie Johnson 10515
230. Vlade Divac 10510
231. Steve Smith 10485
232. Rik Smits 10461
233. Lamar Odom 10393
234. Deron Williams 10364
235. Derrick Coleman 10335
236. Mychal Thompson 10306
237. Charles Oakley 10263
238. John Johnson 10254
239. Jamal Mashburn 10222
240. Carl Braun 10211
241. Willis Reed* 10202
242. Jerome Kersey 10166
243. Antonio McDyess 10161
244. Russell Westbrook 10152
245. Mike Newlin 10133
246. Junior Bridgeman 10099
247. Johnny Green 10091
248. Paul Westphal 10084
249. Tayshaun Prince 10082
250. Thurl Bailey 10056

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player FGA
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28307
2. Karl Malone* 26210
3. Kobe Bryant 26200
4. Michael Jordan* 24537
5. Elvin Hayes* 24272
6. John Havlicek* 23930
7. Wilt Chamberlain* 23497
8. Dirk Nowitzki 21922
9. Dominique Wilkins* 21589
10. Kevin Garnett 21142
11. Alex English* 21036
12. Hakeem Olajuwon* 20991
13. Tim Duncan 20334
14. Elgin Baylor* 20171
15. Allen Iverson* 19906
16. Vince Carter 19794
17. Oscar Robertson* 19620
18. LeBron James 19459
19. Shaquille O'Neal* 19457
20. Paul Pierce 19395
21. Patrick Ewing* 19241
22. Moses Malone* 19225
23. Jerry West* 19032
24. Ray Allen 18955
25. Hal Greer* 18811
26. Gary Payton* 18698
27. Robert Parish* 17914
28. Carmelo Anthony 17683
29. Clyde Drexler* 17673
30. Reggie Miller* 17499
31. Larry Bird* 17334
32. Antawn Jamison 17024
33. Clifford Robinson 16875
34. Bob Pettit* 16872
35. Joe Johnson 16733
36. Terry Cummings 16628
37. Bob Cousy* 16468
38. Eddie Johnson 16361
39. Gail Goodrich* 16300
40. Rick Barry* 16163
41. Mitch Richmond* 16038
42. Isiah Thomas* 15904
43. Walter Davis 15871
44. Dave Bing* 15769
45. Tom Chambers 15749
46. George Gervin* 15747
47. Scottie Pippen* 15700
48. Charles Barkley* 15605
49. Jason Kidd 15557
50. Dolph Schayes* 15427
51. Tracy McGrady 15413
52. Walt Bellamy* 15340
53. Dale Ellis 15275
54. Jason Terry 15188
55. Lou Hudson 15129
56. Adrian Dantley* 15121
57. Bernard King* 15109
58. Michael Finley 15095
59. Bob Lanier* 15092
60. Shawn Marion 15056
61. Calvin Murphy* 15030
62. Chris Webber 15024
63. Dwyane Wade 15020
64. Reggie Theus 14973
65. Earl Monroe* 14898
66. Glen Rice 14867
67. Mark Aguirre 14865
68. Bob McAdoo* 14751
69. Antoine Walker 14710
70. Jeff Malone 14674
71. Chet Walker* 14628
72. Kevin Willis 14572
73. Jamal Crawford 14413
74. Tony Parker 14410
75. Pau Gasol 14404
76. Lenny Wilkens* 14327
77. World B. Free 14294
  Latrell Sprewell 14294
79. Julius Erving* 14276
80. David Robinson* 14221
81. Randy Smith 14218
82. Zach Randolph 14047
83. Pete Maravich* 14025
84. Rolando Blackman 13969
85. Juwan Howard 13950
86. Jo Jo White* 13884
87. Jack Twyman* 13873
88. Jack Sikma 13792
89. Sam Jones* 13745
90. John Stockton* 13658
91. Bailey Howell* 13585
92. Rasheed Wallace 13529
93. Derek Harper 13384
94. Paul Arizin* 13354
95. Stephon Marbury 13324
96. Bob Dandridge 13317
97. Richard Hamilton 13288
98. Dave DeBusschere* 13249
99. Chris Mullin* 13243
100. Dick Barnett 13227
101. James Worthy* 13204
102. Elton Brand 13185
103. Jerry Stackhouse 13182
104. Grant Hill 13126
105. Nate Thurmond* 13105
106. Andre Miller 13104
107. Dennis Johnson* 13100
108. Tim Hardaway 13076
109. Joe Dumars* 13026
110. Bill Russell* 12930
111. Mike Mitchell 12912
112. Steve Nash 12892
113. Tom Van Arsdale 12763
114. Bob Love 12688
115. Jason Richardson 12681
116. Tiny Archibald* 12628
117. Otis Thorpe 12593
118. Chris Bosh 12581
119. Gus Williams 12570
120. Fred Brown 12568
121. Sam Cassell 12558
122. Walt Frazier* 12516
123. Purvis Short 12507
124. Dave Cowens* 12499
125. Rashard Lewis 12479
126. Jamaal Wilkes* 12471
127. Richie Guerin* 12451
128. Spencer Haywood* 12447
129. Mike Bibby 12412
130. Kevin McHale* 12334
131. Byron Scott 12268
132. Kevin Durant 12228
133. Chuck Person 12176
134. Monta Ellis 12131
135. Glenn Robinson 12129
136. Allan Houston 12017
137. Sam Perkins 11984
138. Jeff Hornacek 11957
139. Magic Johnson* 11951
  Baron Davis 11951
141. Ron Harper 11946
142. Rod Strickland 11928
143. Tom Heinsohn* 11787
144. Red Kerr 11751
145. Terry Porter 11734
146. James Edwards 11724
147. Kiki Vandeweghe 11699
148. Xavier McDaniel 11685
149. Kendall Gill 11672
150. Al Jefferson 11665
151. Larry Nance 11664
152. Dick Van Arsdale 11661
  Buck Williams 11661
154. John Drew 11658
155. Jeff Mullins 11631
156. Cliff Hagan* 11630
157. LaMarcus Aldridge 11610
158. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 11515
159. Mookie Blaylock 11499
160. Billy Cunningham* 11467
161. Alvan Adams 11464
162. Nick Van Exel 11458
163. Jerry Lucas* 11441
164. Chauncey Billups 11413
165. Al Harrington 11318
166. Darrell Griffith 11305
167. Eddie Jones 11286
168. Shawn Kemp 11278
169. Jim Jackson 11247
170. Josh Smith 11243
171. Rudy Tomjanovich 11240
172. Carlos Boozer 11221
173. Metta World Peace 11198
  Bill Laimbeer 11198
175. Bill Sharman* 11188
176. Rudy Gay 11156
177. Cazzie Russell 11154
178. Dell Curry 11146
179. Willie Naulls 11145
180. Stephen Jackson 11112
181. Marques Johnson 11065
182. Jermaine O'Neal 11025
183. Amar'e Stoudemire 11009
184. Sidney Wicks 11002
185. Detlef Schrempf 10995
186. Jalen Rose 10945
187. John Long 10929
188. Ricky Pierce 10925
189. Guy Rodgers* 10908
190. Jack Marin 10890
191. David West 10889
192. Chris Paul 10829
  Kevin Loughery 10829
194. Don Ohl 10806
195. Norm Nixon 10805
196. Clyde Lovellette* 10795
197. Herb Williams 10781
198. Bob Boozer 10738
199. Richard Jefferson 10732
200. Mark Jackson 10731
201. Peja Stojakovic 10719
202. Luol Deng 10713
  Scott Wedman 10713
204. Dan Issel* 10711
205. Horace Grant 10695
206. Damon Stoudamire 10662
207. Bingo Smith 10642
208. Hersey Hawkins 10612
209. Caron Butler 10592
210. Joe Barry Carroll 10583
211. Wayman Tisdale 10575
212. Gerald Wilkins 10564
213. Otis Birdsong 10562
214. Mickey Johnson 10544
215. Vinnie Johnson 10515
216. Vlade Divac 10510
217. Steve Smith 10485
218. Rik Smits 10461
219. Lamar Odom 10393
220. Deron Williams 10364
221. Derrick Coleman 10335
222. Mychal Thompson 10306
223. Maurice Lucas 10297
224. Charles Oakley 10263
225. John Johnson 10254
226. Jamal Mashburn 10222
227. Carl Braun 10211
228. Willis Reed* 10202
229. Jerome Kersey 10166
230. Antonio McDyess 10161
231. Russell Westbrook 10152
232. Mike Newlin 10133
233. Junior Bridgeman 10099
234. Johnny Green 10091
235. Paul Westphal 10084
236. Tayshaun Prince 10082
237. Thurl Bailey 10056
238. Jimmy Walker 10039
239. Orlando Woolridge 10037
240. David Wesley 10023
241. Dick Snyder 10019
242. Sleepy Floyd 10015
243. Cuttino Mobley 9979
244. Truck Robinson 9971
245. Paul Silas 9949
246. Danny Ainge 9905
247. Armen Gilliam 9895
248. Nick Anderson 9891
249. Vernon Maxwell 9878
250. Danny Manning 9835

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player FGA
1. Louie Dampier* 12047
2. Stew Johnson 10854
3. Dan Issel* 10193
4. Ron Boone 10101
5. Mel Daniels* 9950
6. Freddie Lewis 9613
7. Donnie Freeman 9398
8. Julius Erving* 9094
9. Steve Jones 8930
10. Ralph Simpson 8758
11. Bob Netolicky 8248
12. Roger Brown* 8227
13. Cincinnatus Powell 8098
14. Jimmy Jones 7813
15. Mack Calvin 7763
16. Larry Jones 7435
17. George Carter 7350
18. Willie Wise 7297
19. Rich Jones 7155
20. Byron Beck 7049
21. Artis Gilmore* 6588
22. Red Robbins 6454
23. George McGinnis 6374
24. Billy Paultz 6276
25. Wil Jones 6187
26. Warren Jabali 6181
27. Glen Combs 6121
28. Charles Williams 5998
29. Bob Verga 5871
30. Darel Carrier 5867
31. Bill Keller 5740
32. Walter Simon 5712
33. Larry Miller 5670
  John Beasley 5670
35. George Thompson 5658
36. Doug Moe 5377
37. Jim Eakins 5331
38. Bill Melchionni 5313
39. Gerald Govan 5288
40. Rick Barry* 5120
41. Johnny Neumann 5075
42. Gene Moore 5003
43. Joe Caldwell 4921
44. Dave Robisch 4910
45. Les Hunter 4904
46. George Gervin* 4836
47. Chuck Williams 4757
48. John Brisker 4561
49. Levern Tart 4539
50. Arthur Becker 4408
51. Zelmo Beaty* 4343
52. Goose Ligon 4232
53. James Silas 4216
54. Warren Davis 4215
55. Fatty Taylor 4167
56. Charlie Scott 4139
57. Randy Denton 4047
58. Bo Lamar 3965
59. Ira Harge 3963
60. Ronald Franz 3945
  Larry Kenon 3945
62. Wendell Ladner 3884
63. Joe Hamilton 3829
64. Manny Leaks 3703
65. George Lehmann 3624
66. Darnell Hillman 3554
67. Trooper Washington 3546
68. Lonnie Wright 3544
69. Bob Warren 3471
70. Gene Littles 3373
71. Larry Brown* 3357
72. John Roche 3318
73. Randolph Mahaffey 3315
74. Tom Owens 3310
75. Mike Lewis 3237
76. Caldwell Jones 3231
77. Donald Sidle 3211
78. Wayne Hightower 3203
79. Bird Averitt 3200
80. Brian Taylor 3173
81. Ted McClain 3152
82. Lee Davis 3130
83. George Stone 3089
84. Julius Keye 3027
85. Marv Roberts 3026
86. Larry Cannon 2999
87. Rick Mount 2996
88. Jackie Moreland 2925
89. Marvin Barnes 2916
90. Al Smith 2908
91. John Williamson 2903
92. Mervin Jackson 2826
93. Skeeter Swift 2738
94. Mike Green 2726
95. Chico Vaughn 2700
96. Julian Hammond 2693
97. Willie Murrell 2684
98. Billy Knight 2654
99. Mike Gale 2628
100. Willie Somerset 2552
101. George Irvine 2462
102. Frank Card 2423
103. Swen Nater 2411
104. Simmie Hill 2325
105. Stephen Chubin 2284
106. Maurice Lucas 2283
107. Gary Bradds 2216
108. Mike Barrett 2215
109. Ron Perry 2210
110. Connie Hawkins* 2194
111. Maurice McHartley 2175
112. Don Buse 2174
113. Willie Long 2144
114. Travis Grant 2137
115. Billy Cunningham* 2120
116. George Peeples 2111
117. Collis Jones 2105
118. Mike Jackson 2077
119. Bob Bedell 2075
120. Charles Beasley 2067
  Coby Dietrick 2067
122. Jeffrey Congdon 2029
123. Goo Kennedy 2027
124. Gus Gerard 2015
125. Mike Butler 2010
126. Sam Smith 2004
127. Sonny Dove 1998
  Spencer Haywood* 1998
129. Art Heyman 1996
130. Kevin Joyce 1988
131. Ed Manning 1965
132. Andrew Anderson 1958
133. Oliver Taylor 1945
134. Skip Thoren 1939
135. Ollie Darden 1872
136. Jimmy O'Brien 1791
137. Jim Chones 1786
138. Tony Jackson 1759
139. Bobby Jones 1754
140. Len Elmore 1716
141. Bernie Williams 1666
142. Ed Johnson 1661
143. Willard Sojourner 1601
144. Ben Warley 1578
145. David Thompson* 1567
146. Moses Malone* 1525
147. Dave Twardzik 1522
148. Walter Piatkowski 1507
149. Neil Johnson 1460
150. Jim McDaniels 1441
151. George Adams 1440
152. Wayne Chapman 1436
153. Dan Anderson 1421
154. Tim Bassett 1413
155. Craig Raymond 1408
156. John Barnhill 1407
157. Claude Terry 1404
158. Will Frazier 1382
159. George Karl 1370
160. Arvesta Kelly 1343
161. Ray Scott 1326
162. Mike Barr 1292
163. Hank Whitney 1284
164. Ticky Burden 1247
165. Samuel Robinson 1196
166. Leary Lentz 1179
167. Tommie Bowens 1157
168. Bill McGill 1114
169. Dave Lattin 1086
170. Bobby Rascoe 1061
171. Lester Selvage 1058
172. Mel Peterson 1054
173. Barry Parkhill 1048
174. Jim Hadnot 1045
175. Jim Ard 1039
176. Cliff Hagan* 1031
  David Vaughn 1031
178. Jimmy Rayl 1021
179. Charles Edge 1010
180. Johnny Baum 1008
181. Larry Finch 992
182. Ervin Inniger 972
183. Al Skinner 968
184. Henry Logan 963
185. Jerry Pettway 961
186. Al Tucker 959
187. Billy Shepherd 951
188. Rich Niemann 940
189. Ronald Thomas 938
190. John Fairchild 937
191. Larry Bunce 919
192. Jim Caldwell 916
193. John Smith 907
194. Patrick McFarland 903
195. Keith Swagerty 892
196. Bobby Lloyd 890
197. Steven Kramer 885
198. Jesse Branson 877
199. Barry Liebowitz 873
200. Chuck Terry 853
201. Jan Van Breda Kolff 830
202. Mel Bennett 819
  Joe Hamood 819
204. Stephen Vacendak 810
205. Kendall Rhine 787
206. M.L. Carr 786
207. Al Cueto 782
208. Tom Hoover 765
209. Bruce Seals 747
  Grant Simmons 747
211. Jim Jarvis 745
212. Billy Schaeffer 733
213. Riney Lochmann 730
214. Mike Pratt 717
215. Barry Orms 695
216. Joe DePre 694
217. Dewitt Menyard 692
218. Bruce Spraggins 686
219. Lloyd Batts 680
220. Mel Nowell 679
221. Gary Keller 675
222. Jerry Chambers 674
  Jim Bradley 674
224. Billy Harris 664
225. Fly Williams 643
226. William Franklin 631
227. Darrell Elston 613
228. Mark Olberding 607
229. Willie Porter 598
230. Guy Manning 597
231. Dennis Wuycik 593
232. Bobby Wilson 581
  George Tinsley 581
234. Wesley Bialosuknia 570
235. Kim Hughes 566
236. Tom Workman 554
237. Willis Thomas 550
238. Jay Miller 528
239. Wali Jones 524
240. Loyd King 523
241. Len Chappell 511
242. Scott English 509
243. Bill Bunting 508
244. Don Carlos 505
245. Joe Kennedy 498
246. Bobby Edmonds 493
247. Craig Dill 488
248. Erv Staggs 474
249. Dennis Grey 463
250. Jerry Harkness 461

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