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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Free Throws

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Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NBA/ABA

Rank Player FT
1. Karl Malone* 9787
2. Moses Malone* 9018
3. Kobe Bryant 8378
4. Oscar Robertson* 7694
5. Michael Jordan* 7327
6. Jerry West* 7160
7. Dirk Nowitzki 7006
8. Paul Pierce 6908
9. Adrian Dantley* 6832
10. Dolph Schayes* 6712
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
12. Dan Issel* 6591
13. Allen Iverson* 6375
14. Charles Barkley* 6349
15. Julius Erving* 6256
16. Reggie Miller* 6237
17. Bob Pettit* 6182
18. Artis Gilmore* 6132
19. LeBron James 6116
20. Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
21. David Robinson* 6035
22. Dominique Wilkins* 6031
23. Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
24. Tim Duncan 5896
25. Elgin Baylor* 5763
26. George Gervin* 5737
27. Rick Barry* 5713
28. Carmelo Anthony 5448
29. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
30. Lenny Wilkens* 5394
31. Patrick Ewing* 5392
32. John Havlicek* 5369
33. Elvin Hayes* 5356
34. Dwyane Wade 5185
35. Walt Bellamy* 5113
36. Chet Walker* 5079
37. Tom Chambers 5066
38. Paul Arizin* 5010
39. Magic Johnson* 4960
40. Kevin Garnett 4887
41. John Stockton* 4788
42. Bailey Howell* 4740
43. World B. Free 4718
44. Clyde Drexler* 4698
45. Vince Carter 4666
46. Tiny Archibald* 4664
47. Reggie Theus 4663
48. Jerry Stackhouse 4649
49. Bob Cousy* 4624
50. Corey Maggette 4605
51. Kevin Durant 4599
52. Hal Greer* 4578
53. Mitch Richmond* 4561
54. Chauncey Billups 4496
55. Detlef Schrempf 4486
56. Chris Bosh 4466
57. Dwight Howard 4445
58. Pau Gasol 4439
59. Dave Bing* 4403
60. Ray Allen 4398
61. Richie Guerin* 4328
62. Gail Goodrich* 4319
  John Drew 4319
64. Shawn Kemp 4304
65. Jack Sikma 4292
66. Alex English* 4277
67. Dick Van Arsdale 4253
68. Grant Hill 4228
69. George McGinnis 4164
70. Mack Calvin 4144
71. Amar'e Stoudemire 4142
72. Robert Parish* 4106
73. Alonzo Mourning* 4057
74. Isiah Thomas* 4036
75. Billy Cunningham* 4015
  Andre Miller 4015
77. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
78. Bernard King* 3972
79. Buck Williams 3971
80. Larry Bird* 3960
81. Bob McAdoo* 3944
82. Kevin Johnson 3943
83. Tracy McGrady 3882
84. Otis Thorpe 3853
85. Dennis Johnson* 3791
86. Stephon Marbury 3768
87. Zelmo Beaty* 3757
88. Ed Macauley* 3750
89. Bob Lanier* 3724
90. Mark Aguirre 3664
91. Earl Monroe* 3642
92. Kevin McHale* 3634
93. Elton Brand 3627
94. Ron Boone 3626
95. Rolando Blackman 3620
96. Chris Mullin* 3616
97. Cedric Maxwell 3598
98. Sidney Moncrief 3587
99. Larry Foust 3570
100. Sam Cassell 3567
101. Pete Maravich* 3564
102. Kevin Martin 3561
103. Clifford Robinson 3560
104. Spencer Haywood* 3558
105. Antawn Jamison 3521
106. Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
107. James Harden 3480
108. Sam Perkins 3479
109. Richard Jefferson 3478
110. Hersey Hawkins 3466
111. Latrell Sprewell 3456
112. Calvin Murphy* 3445
113. Terry Porter 3433
114. Rod Strickland 3432
115. Joe Dumars* 3423
116. Neil Johnston* 3417
117. Bill Cartwright 3401
118. Chris Paul 3395
  Nate Thurmond* 3395
120. Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
121. Ricky Pierce 3389
122. Cliff Hagan* 3370
123. Jack Twyman* 3366
124. David Thompson* 3356
125. Derrick Coleman 3326
  Terry Cummings 3326
127. Jamal Crawford 3325
128. Walt Frazier* 3321
129. Orlando Woolridge 3315
130. Rudy LaRusso 3303
131. Dick Barnett 3290
132. Zach Randolph 3282
133. Gary Payton* 3265
134. Russell Westbrook 3262
135. James Edwards 3257
136. Mickey Johnson 3253
137. Richard Hamilton 3240
138. Connie Hawkins* 3235
139. Johnny Newman 3228
140. Glen Rice 3225
141. Harry Gallatin* 3223
142. Tom Van Arsdale 3222
143. Paul Silas 3196
144. Eddie Johnson 3186
145. Manu Ginobili 3184
146. James Silas 3172
147. Tony Parker 3169
148. Lou Hudson 3156
149. Freddie Lewis 3154
150. Bill Russell* 3148
151. Bill Sharman* 3143
152. Walter Davis 3128
153. Scottie Pippen* 3122
154. A.C. Green 3119
155. Kelly Tripucka 3106
156. Jason Kidd 3103
157. Donnie Freeman 3090
158. George Mikan* 3068
159. Juwan Howard 3067
160. Steve Smith 3064
161. Steve Nash 3060
162. Bob Boozer 3042
163. Happy Hairston 3025
164. Armen Gilliam 3024
165. Kevin Willis 3023
166. Billy Knight 3021
167. Jermaine O'Neal 3007
168. Mike Newlin 3005
169. Bob Love 3001
170. Maurice Lucas 2992
171. Jeff Hornacek 2973
172. Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
173. Christian Laettner 2957
174. Jeff Malone 2947
175. Larry Nance 2939
176. Larry Jones 2907
177. Randy Smith 2893
178. Vlade Divac 2888
179. Gilbert Arenas 2879
180. Sam Jones* 2869
181. Don Nelson* 2864
182. Sleepy Floyd 2846
183. Dan Roundfield 2810
184. Carl Braun 2801
185. Charlie Scott 2790
186. Deron Williams 2788
  Danny Schayes 2788
188. Steve Francis 2785
189. Andrei Kirilenko 2772
190. Jalen Rose 2770
191. Eddie Jones 2745
192. Brad Daugherty 2741
193. Jason Terry 2739
194. Ron Harper 2735
195. Sidney Wicks 2711
196. Rony Seikaly 2691
197. Mark Olberding 2683
198. Joe Johnson 2680
199. Charles Oakley 2679
  Elden Campbell 2679
201. George Yardley* 2677
202. Jimmy Jones 2668
203. Antonio Davis 2665
204. Red Kerr 2662
205. Bill Bridges 2650
206. Tom Heinsohn* 2648
  Ray Scott 2648
208. Dale Ellis 2639
209. Gene Shue 2638
  Bob Dandridge 2638
211. Jerry Lucas* 2635
212. Brad Miller 2631
213. Kevin Loughery 2621
214. Andre Iguodala 2617
215. Purvis Short 2614
216. Dave DeBusschere* 2609
217. Paul Westphal 2596
218. Dave Robisch 2587
219. Monta Ellis 2582
220. Allan Houston 2572
221. Metta World Peace 2562
222. Derek Harper 2554
223. Tim Hardaway 2551
224. Chris Webber 2534
225. DeMar DeRozan 2533
226. Mike Gminski 2531
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
228. Joe Smith 2528
229. Louie Dampier* 2521
230. LaMarcus Aldridge 2518
231. Stephen Jackson 2516
232. Michael Redd 2513
233. Rashard Lewis 2504
234. Lamar Odom 2495
235. Gerald Wallace 2494
236. Caron Butler 2492
237. Grant Long 2491
238. Alvan Adams 2490
239. Bobby Jones 2489
240. Anthony Mason 2488
241. Byron Scott 2486
242. Yao Ming* 2485
243. Frank Ramsey* 2480
244. Glenn Robinson 2472
245. David West 2468
246. Roger Brown* 2466
247. Willis Reed* 2465
248. Kendall Gill 2463
249. Michael Finley 2460
  Rudy Gay 2460

NBA

Rank Player FT
1. Karl Malone* 9787
2. Moses Malone* 8531
3. Kobe Bryant 8378
4. Oscar Robertson* 7694
5. Michael Jordan* 7327
6. Jerry West* 7160
7. Dirk Nowitzki 7006
8. Paul Pierce 6908
9. Adrian Dantley* 6832
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
  Dolph Schayes* 6712
12. Allen Iverson* 6375
13. Charles Barkley* 6349
14. Reggie Miller* 6237
15. Bob Pettit* 6182
16. LeBron James 6116
17. Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
18. David Robinson* 6035
19. Dominique Wilkins* 6031
20. Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
21. Tim Duncan 5896
22. Elgin Baylor* 5763
23. Carmelo Anthony 5448
24. Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
25. Lenny Wilkens* 5394
26. Patrick Ewing* 5392
27. John Havlicek* 5369
28. Elvin Hayes* 5356
29. Dwyane Wade 5185
30. Walt Bellamy* 5113
31. Chet Walker* 5079
32. Tom Chambers 5066
33. Paul Arizin* 5010
34. Magic Johnson* 4960
35. Kevin Garnett 4887
36. John Stockton* 4788
37. Bailey Howell* 4740
38. World B. Free 4718
39. Clyde Drexler* 4698
40. Vince Carter 4666
41. Tiny Archibald* 4664
42. Reggie Theus 4663
43. Jerry Stackhouse 4649
44. Bob Cousy* 4624
45. Corey Maggette 4605
46. Kevin Durant 4599
47. Hal Greer* 4578
48. Mitch Richmond* 4561
49. George Gervin* 4541
50. Chauncey Billups 4496
51. Detlef Schrempf 4486
52. Chris Bosh 4466
53. Dwight Howard 4445
54. Pau Gasol 4439
55. Dave Bing* 4403
56. Ray Allen 4398
57. Richie Guerin* 4328
58. John Drew 4319
  Gail Goodrich* 4319
60. Shawn Kemp 4304
61. Jack Sikma 4292
62. Alex English* 4277
63. Dick Van Arsdale 4253
64. Grant Hill 4228
65. Amar'e Stoudemire 4142
66. Artis Gilmore* 4114
67. Robert Parish* 4106
68. Alonzo Mourning* 4057
69. Isiah Thomas* 4036
70. Andre Miller 4015
71. Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
72. Bernard King* 3972
73. Buck Williams 3971
74. Larry Bird* 3960
75. Bob McAdoo* 3944
76. Kevin Johnson 3943
77. Tracy McGrady 3882
78. Otis Thorpe 3853
79. Julius Erving* 3844
80. Rick Barry* 3818
81. Dan Issel* 3792
82. Dennis Johnson* 3791
83. Stephon Marbury 3768
84. Ed Macauley* 3750
85. Bob Lanier* 3724
86. Mark Aguirre 3664
87. Earl Monroe* 3642
88. Kevin McHale* 3634
89. Elton Brand 3627
90. Rolando Blackman 3620
91. Chris Mullin* 3616
92. Cedric Maxwell 3598
93. Sidney Moncrief 3587
94. Larry Foust 3570
95. Sam Cassell 3567
96. Pete Maravich* 3564
97. Kevin Martin 3561
98. Clifford Robinson 3560
99. Antawn Jamison 3521
100. Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
101. James Harden 3480
102. Sam Perkins 3479
103. Richard Jefferson 3478
104. Hersey Hawkins 3466
105. Latrell Sprewell 3456
106. Calvin Murphy* 3445
107. Terry Porter 3433
108. Rod Strickland 3432
109. Joe Dumars* 3423
110. Neil Johnston* 3417
111. Bill Cartwright 3401
112. Chris Paul 3395
  Nate Thurmond* 3395
114. Billy Cunningham* 3394
115. Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
116. Ricky Pierce 3389
117. Jack Twyman* 3366
118. Derrick Coleman 3326
  Terry Cummings 3326
120. Jamal Crawford 3325
121. Walt Frazier* 3321
122. Orlando Woolridge 3315
123. Rudy LaRusso 3303
124. Dick Barnett 3290
125. Zach Randolph 3282
126. Gary Payton* 3265
127. Russell Westbrook 3262
128. James Edwards 3257
129. Mickey Johnson 3253
130. Richard Hamilton 3240
131. Johnny Newman 3228
132. Glen Rice 3225
133. Harry Gallatin* 3223
134. Tom Van Arsdale 3222
135. Paul Silas 3196
136. Eddie Johnson 3186
137. Manu Ginobili 3184
138. Tony Parker 3169
139. Lou Hudson 3156
140. Bill Russell* 3148
141. Bill Sharman* 3143
142. Walter Davis 3128
143. Scottie Pippen* 3122
144. A.C. Green 3119
145. Kelly Tripucka 3106
146. Jason Kidd 3103
147. George Mikan* 3068
148. Juwan Howard 3067
149. Steve Smith 3064
150. Steve Nash 3060
151. Bob Boozer 3042
152. Happy Hairston 3025
153. Armen Gilliam 3024
154. Kevin Willis 3023
155. Spencer Haywood* 3011
156. Jermaine O'Neal 3007
157. Mike Newlin 3005
158. Bob Love 3001
159. Jeff Hornacek 2973
160. Cliff Hagan* 2969
  Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
162. Christian Laettner 2957
163. Jeff Malone 2947
164. Larry Nance 2939
165. Randy Smith 2893
166. Vlade Divac 2888
167. Gilbert Arenas 2879
168. Sam Jones* 2869
169. Don Nelson* 2864
170. Sleepy Floyd 2846
171. David Thompson* 2815
172. Carl Braun 2801
173. Deron Williams 2788
  Danny Schayes 2788
175. Steve Francis 2785
176. Andrei Kirilenko 2772
177. Jalen Rose 2770
178. Eddie Jones 2745
179. Brad Daugherty 2741
180. Jason Terry 2739
181. Ron Harper 2735
182. Dan Roundfield 2733
183. Sidney Wicks 2711
184. Rony Seikaly 2691
185. Joe Johnson 2680
186. Charles Oakley 2679
  Elden Campbell 2679
188. George Yardley* 2677
189. Antonio Davis 2665
190. Red Kerr 2662
191. Bill Bridges 2650
192. Tom Heinsohn* 2648
193. Dale Ellis 2639
194. Gene Shue 2638
  Bob Dandridge 2638
196. Jerry Lucas* 2635
197. Brad Miller 2631
198. Kevin Loughery 2621
199. Andre Iguodala 2617
200. Purvis Short 2614
201. Dave DeBusschere* 2609
202. Paul Westphal 2596
203. Maurice Lucas 2595
204. Monta Ellis 2582
205. Allan Houston 2572
206. Metta World Peace 2562
207. Derek Harper 2554
208. Tim Hardaway 2551
209. Chris Webber 2534
210. DeMar DeRozan 2533
211. Mike Gminski 2531
  Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
213. Joe Smith 2528
214. LaMarcus Aldridge 2518
215. Stephen Jackson 2516
216. Michael Redd 2513
217. Rashard Lewis 2504
218. Lamar Odom 2495
219. Gerald Wallace 2494
220. Caron Butler 2492
  Mark Olberding 2492
222. Grant Long 2491
223. Alvan Adams 2490
224. Anthony Mason 2488
225. Byron Scott 2486
226. Yao Ming* 2485
227. Frank Ramsey* 2480
228. Glenn Robinson 2472
229. David West 2468
230. Willis Reed* 2465
231. Kendall Gill 2463
232. Rudy Gay 2460
  Michael Finley 2460
234. James Worthy* 2447
235. Devin Harris 2442
236. Bill Laimbeer 2440
237. Archie Clark 2433
238. Larry Costello 2432
239. Kevin Love 2429
240. Mychal Thompson 2427
241. Doc Rivers 2426
242. Kenny Sears 2425
243. Clarence Weatherspoon 2423
244. Vin Baker 2416
245. Joe Graboski 2414
246. Joe Barry Carroll 2413
  Arnie Risen* 2413
248. Marques Johnson 2412
249. Jimmy Walker 2407
250. Hot Rod Williams 2406

ABA

Rank Player FT
1. Mack Calvin 3554
2. Freddie Lewis 3063
3. Donnie Freeman 2927
4. Dan Issel* 2799
5. Larry Jones 2673
6. Ron Boone 2640
7. Jimmy Jones 2491
8. Roger Brown* 2466
9. Mel Daniels* 2418
10. Julius Erving* 2412
11. Louie Dampier* 2352
12. Jim Eakins 2217
13. Steve Jones 2144
14. Willie Wise 2133
15. George Carter 2083
16. Cincinnatus Powell 2069
17. Artis Gilmore* 2018
  Warren Jabali 2018
19. George Thompson 1937
20. Rick Barry* 1895
21. Ralph Simpson 1877
22. Glen Combs 1859
23. George McGinnis 1848
24. Bob Netolicky 1748
25. James Silas 1732
26. Darel Carrier 1723
27. Chuck Williams 1646
28. Red Robbins 1624
29. Larry Miller 1613
30. Dave Robisch 1549
31. Bob Verga 1543
32. Doug Moe 1540
33. Zelmo Beaty* 1442
34. Goose Ligon 1431
35. Larry Brown* 1413
36. Warren Davis 1403
37. Rich Jones 1393
38. Billy Paultz 1369
39. Les Hunter 1297
40. John Beasley 1256
41. Bill Melchionni 1255
42. Levern Tart 1254
43. Bill Keller 1202
44. Bob Warren 1197
45. George Gervin* 1196
46. Byron Beck 1192
47. Wayne Hightower 1158
48. Donald Sidle 1155
49. Ronald Franz 1150
50. Wil Jones 1138
51. Charles Williams 1136
52. Walter Simon 1121
53. Fatty Taylor 1106
54. Stew Johnson 1097
55. Stephen Chubin 1074
56. Connie Hawkins* 1028
57. John Brisker 1007
58. Johnny Neumann 991
59. Charlie Scott 981
60. Gerald Govan 962
61. Larry Cannon 929
62. Arthur Becker 919
63. Gene Moore 916
64. Randolph Mahaffey 863
65. Mike Lewis 855
66. Willie Somerset 843
67. Gary Bradds 841
68. Tom Owens 837
69. Gene Littles 829
70. Ira Harge 828
71. Manny Leaks 818
72. Al Smith 817
73. Joe Caldwell 800
74. Julian Hammond 781
75. Dave Twardzik 776
76. Joe Hamilton 774
  George Lehmann 774
78. John Roche 769
79. Darnell Hillman 756
80. Oliver Taylor 749
  Tony Jackson 749
82. Ted McClain 746
83. Art Heyman 731
84. Trooper Washington 723
85. Charles Beasley 717
86. Skeeter Swift 713
87. Bird Averitt 671
88. Frank Card 659
89. Mervin Jackson 657
90. Marv Roberts 650
91. George Stone 646
92. Randy Denton 643
93. George Peeples 640
94. Julius Keye 629
95. Billy Knight 622
96. Billy Cunningham* 621
97. Willie Long 614
98. Rick Mount 613
99. Chico Vaughn 609
100. Bo Lamar 598
101. Larry Kenon 594
102. Lonnie Wright 593
103. Maurice McHartley 586
104. Brian Taylor 582
105. Caldwell Jones 575
106. Mike Jackson 569
107. Jackie Moreland 552
108. Mike Green 548
109. Spencer Haywood* 547
110. Marvin Barnes 546
111. David Thompson* 541
112. Collis Jones 510
113. George Irvine 508
114. Bob Bedell 490
115. Ben Warley 487
  Moses Malone* 487
117. Sam Smith 486
118. Lee Davis 484
119. Willie Murrell 474
120. Swen Nater 473
121. Andrew Anderson 465
122. Ed Johnson 464
123. John Williamson 460
124. Mike Barrett 458
125. Goo Kennedy 449
126. Mike Gale 436
127. Skip Thoren 435
128. Sonny Dove 428
129. Ollie Darden 415
130. Mike Butler 406
131. Simmie Hill 403
132. Bobby Jones 402
133. Cliff Hagan* 401
134. Ron Perry 399
135. Maurice Lucas 397
136. Bobby Lloyd 388
137. Gus Gerard 381
138. Travis Grant 375
139. Larry Bunce 370
140. Jim Hadnot 368
141. Wendell Ladner 366
142. Jeffrey Congdon 365
143. Neil Johnson 362
144. Henry Logan 359
145. Don Buse 356
146. Will Frazier 348
147. Jan Van Breda Kolff 342
  Coby Dietrick 342
149. Dan Anderson 341
150. Jimmy O'Brien 337
151. Jesse Branson 332
152. Bobby Rascoe 325
153. Craig Raymond 315
154. George Karl 312
155. Willard Sojourner 311
156. Wayne Chapman 304
157. Hank Whitney 303
158. Jim Chones 297
159. Ed Manning 292
160. Dave Lattin 290
161. Steven Kramer 287
162. Claude Terry 284
163. Ticky Burden 283
164. Bernie Williams 281
165. Ray Scott 276
166. Al Skinner 275
167. John Barnhill 262
168. Kevin Joyce 261
169. Arvesta Kelly 260
170. Keith Swagerty 259
171. Jim McDaniels 257
  Bill McGill 257
173. Jimmy Rayl 256
174. Tom Hoover 253
175. Barry Liebowitz 248
  Mike Barr 248
177. Mel Bennett 246
178. Tim Bassett 239
179. Bruce Spraggins 238
180. Jim Ard 230
181. John Fairchild 229
182. Grant Simmons 228
183. Len Elmore 224
184. Leary Lentz 223
  Larry Finch 223
186. George Adams 216
  Willie Porter 216
188. Don Carlos 214
189. Gary Keller 211
190. Rich Niemann 209
191. George Tinsley 208
192. Lester Selvage 206
193. Johnny Baum 198
194. Bill Bunting 195
195. Walter Piatkowski 193
196. Al Tucker 191
  Mark Olberding 191
198. Stephen Vacendak 190
199. Charles Edge 187
200. Jim Caldwell 186
  Joe Hamood 186
202. Tommie Bowens 185
203. Jerry Harkness 182
204. Mel Nowell 176
  Kendall Rhine 176
206. Mike Pratt 175
207. John Smith 172
208. Ronald Thomas 170
  Errol Palmer 170
210. Jay Miller 168
211. Joe DePre 166
212. Bobby Wilson 163
  Dennis Grey 163
  Tom Workman 163
215. Samuel Robinson 157
  Al Cueto 157
217. Barry Orms 152
218. Bobby Edmonds 151
219. Jerry Chambers 148
220. Len Chappell 144
221. Spider Bennett 140
222. Jim Jarvis 139
223. M.L. Carr 137
  Dennis Wuycik 137
  Richard Clark 137
226. Guy Manning 136
227. Riney Lochmann 134
228. Dewitt Menyard 131
  William Franklin 131
230. Barry Parkhill 130
  Joe Kennedy 130
  David Vaughn 130
233. Jerry Pettway 124
234. Cotton Nash 121
235. Ervin Inniger 120
  David Lee 120
237. Daniel Sparks 118
238. Marlbert Pradd 113
239. Jim Bradley 109
240. Patrick McFarland 108
241. Mike Maloy 106
242. Billy Schaeffer 104
243. Loyd King 103
  Wesley Bialosuknia 103
  Billy Shepherd 103
246. Wali Jones 102
247. Johnny Austin 101
248. Bob Lackey 99
249. Chuck Terry 97
250. Darrell Elston 93
  Dallas Thornton 93
  Lionel Billingy 93