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NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Free Throw Attempts

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Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NBA/ABA

Rank Player FTA
1. Shaquille O'Neal 2317
2. Michael Jordan* 1766
3. Karl Malone* 1725
4. Wilt Chamberlain* 1627
5. Kobe Bryant 1617
6. Tim Duncan 1616
7. Jerry West* 1506
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1419
9. LeBron James 1375
10. Julius Erving* 1308
11. Magic Johnson* 1274
12. Dirk Nowitzki 1132
13. Bill Russell* 1106
14. Elgin Baylor* 1101
15. Scottie Pippen* 1067
16. Charles Barkley* 1048
17. John Havlicek* 1046
18. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1034
19. Dwyane Wade 1022
20. Larry Bird* 1012
21. Paul Pierce 980
22. Kevin McHale* 972
23. David Robinson* 966
24. Dennis Johnson* 943
25. Bob Pettit* 915
26. Chauncey Billups 892
27. Dolph Schayes* 876
28. Reggie Miller* 862
29. Clyde Drexler* 851
30. Tony Parker 839
31. Manu Ginobili 833
32. Patrick Ewing* 831
33. George McGinnis 809
34. Moses Malone* 807
35. Bob Cousy* 799
36. Dan Issel* 777
37. Robert Parish* 770
38. John Stockton* 759
39. Sam Jones* 753
40. Rick Barry* 721
41. Richard Hamilton 714
42. Kevin Johnson 713
43. George Mikan* 705
44. Chet Walker* 689
  Isiah Thomas* 689
46. Zelmo Beaty 683
47. Elvin Hayes* 656
48. Oscar Robertson* 655
49. James Worthy* 652
50. Dwight Howard 643
  Freddie Lewis 643
52. Allen Iverson 626
53. Artis Gilmore* 625
54. Adrian Dantley* 623
55. Alonzo Mourning* 619
56. Shawn Kemp 616
  Mel Daniels* 616
58. George Gervin* 610
59. Sidney Moncrief 602
60. Roger Brown* 583
61. Kevin Garnett 576
62. Hal Greer* 574
63. Tom Heinsohn* 568
64. Cliff Hagan* 563
65. Jeff Hornacek 551
66. Pau Gasol 549
67. Byron Scott 548
68. Rudy LaRusso 546
69. Ray Allen 538
70. Carmelo Anthony 535
71. A.C. Green 532
72. Amar'e Stoudemire 530
73. Terry Porter 529
74. Walt Frazier* 523
75. Bobby Jones 510
  Vlade Divac 510
77. Tom Chambers 509
78. Detlef Schrempf 506
  Sam Perkins 506
80. Ben Wallace 505
81. Buck Williams 503
82. Rasheed Wallace 502
83. Kevin Durant 501
84. Don Nelson 498
85. Mack Calvin 495
86. Jerome Kersey 491
87. Charles Oakley 486
88. Sam Cassell 483
  Gus Williams 483
90. Robert Horry 482
91. Paul Silas 480
  Jimmy Jones 480
93. Frank Ramsey* 476
  Joe Dumars* 476
95. Derek Fisher 473
96. Cedric Maxwell 471
97. Jason Kidd 470
98. Horace Grant 468
99. Maurice Cheeks 466
  Richard Jefferson 466
101. Clifford Robinson 458
102. Gail Goodrich* 447
103. Vern Mikkelsen* 446
104. Dick Barnett 445
105. Dikembe Mutombo 444
  Dominique Wilkins* 444
107. Bob McAdoo* 442
  Lamar Odom 442
  Slater Martin* 442
110. Steve Nash 440
111. Paul Arizin* 439
112. Gary Payton* 436
  Willie Wise 436
114. Terry Cummings 435
115. Bailey Howell* 433
116. Earl Monroe* 426
117. Bob Dandridge 422
118. Mark Aguirre 417
119. Darryl Dawkins 414
  Vince Carter 414
  Billy Paultz 414
  Antonio Davis 414
123. Kenyon Martin 411
124. Jermaine O'Neal 408
125. Lenny Wilkens* 407
  Jack Sikma 407
127. Bill Sharman* 406
128. Ricky Pierce 404
  Chris Webber 404
130. Connie Simmons 391
131. Anfernee Hardaway 390
  Arnie Risen* 390
133. Wes Unseld* 385
134. Larry Foust 384
  Dave DeBusschere* 384
  John Salley 384
137. John Starks 378
138. Alex English* 377
139. Harry Gallatin* 373
140. Jim Pollard* 372
  Max Zaslofsky 372
142. Bill Cartwright 367
143. Steve Smith 366
144. Anthony Mason 364
145. Mychal Thompson 361
146. Danny Ainge 357
147. Derrick McKey 356
  Louie Dampier 356
149. Michael Cooper 355
150. Dennis Rodman* 352
151. Deron Williams 350
  Rik Smits 350
153. Bill Bridges 349
  George Yardley* 349
  Maurice Lucas 349
  Billy Cunningham* 349
157. Andrew Toney 346
  Sean Elliott 346
159. Jamaal Wilkes* 344
160. Rajon Rondo 343
161. Tracy McGrady 342
  Doug Moe 342
  Carlos Boozer 342
164. Tayshaun Prince 340
  James Edwards 340
166. Doc Rivers 339
167. Chris Bosh 336
168. Latrell Sprewell 335
  Nate Thurmond* 335
170. Dale Davis 334
171. Lou Hudson 326
172. Dan Majerle 324
173. Clyde Lovellette* 323
174. Hersey Hawkins 322
175. Cincinnatus Powell 321
176. Connie Hawkins* 320
177. Walt Bellamy* 318
178. Walter Davis 317
179. Paul Pressey 313
180. Russell Westbrook 312
  Elden Campbell 312
182. Marques Johnson 311
183. Jerry Stackhouse 310
184. Jo Jo White 309
185. Brad Daugherty 307
  Archie Clark 307
  Larry Siegfried 307
188. Allan Houston 303
  Mike Bibby 303
190. James Harden 301
191. Donnie Freeman 300
192. Bob Lanier* 297
  Bob Netolicky 297
194. Tom Sanders 296
195. Jason Terry 295
196. Joe Caldwell 294
197. Mario Elie 293
  Dave Cowens* 293
199. Ron Boone 291
  Ed Macauley* 291
201. Peja Stojakovic 290
202. Willis Reed* 285
  Paul Westphal 285
204. Paul Seymour 284
  Vinnie Johnson 284
  Zach Randolph 284
207. Josh Smith 283
208. Warren Jabali 282
209. Red Kerr 281
210. Darel Carrier 277
  Eddie Jones 277
212. Dick McGuire* 275
213. Mark Jackson 273
214. Stephen Jackson 272
  Jim Eakins 272
216. Josh Howard 271
217. Larry Brown 270
218. K.C. Jones* 269
  Hedo Turkoglu 269
220. Rolando Blackman 268
221. Bryon Russell 266
  Metta World Peace 266
  David Thompson* 266
224. Rashard Lewis 265
225. Toni Kukoc 264
226. Michael Finley 262
227. Joe Fulks* 261
  Baron Davis 261
229. Kiki Vandeweghe 259
  Bill Laimbeer 259
231. Larry Nance 256
  Alvan Adams 256
  Charlie Scott 256
234. Happy Hairston 255
  Bill Keller 255
236. Les Hunter 253
  Jim McMillian 253
238. Shawn Marion 252
239. Bill Bradley* 251
  Phil Chenier 251
241. Carl Braun 250
  Bob Love 250
  Calvin Natt 250
244. P.J. Brown 249
  Larry Jones 249
  Ralph Simpson 249
  Goose Ligon 249
248. Kevin Willis 247
249. Larry Johnson 245
250. Red Robbins 244

NBA

Rank Player FTA
1. Shaquille O'Neal 2317
2. Michael Jordan* 1766
3. Karl Malone* 1725
4. Wilt Chamberlain* 1627
5. Kobe Bryant 1617
6. Tim Duncan 1616
7. Jerry West* 1506
8. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1419
9. LeBron James 1375
10. Magic Johnson* 1274
11. Dirk Nowitzki 1132
12. Bill Russell* 1106
13. Elgin Baylor* 1101
14. Scottie Pippen* 1067
15. Charles Barkley* 1048
16. John Havlicek* 1046
17. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1034
18. Dwyane Wade 1022
19. Larry Bird* 1012
20. Paul Pierce 980
21. Kevin McHale* 972
22. David Robinson* 966
23. Dennis Johnson* 943
24. Bob Pettit* 915
25. Julius Erving* 908
26. Chauncey Billups 892
27. Dolph Schayes* 876
28. Reggie Miller* 862
29. Clyde Drexler* 851
30. Tony Parker 839
31. Manu Ginobili 833
32. Patrick Ewing* 831
33. Bob Cousy* 799
34. Robert Parish* 770
35. John Stockton* 759
36. Moses Malone* 756
37. Sam Jones* 753
38. Richard Hamilton 714
39. Kevin Johnson 713
40. George Mikan* 705
41. Isiah Thomas* 689
  Chet Walker* 689
43. Elvin Hayes* 656
44. Oscar Robertson* 655
45. James Worthy* 652
46. Dwight Howard 643
47. Allen Iverson 626
48. Adrian Dantley* 623
49. Alonzo Mourning* 619
50. Shawn Kemp 616
51. Sidney Moncrief 602
52. Kevin Garnett 576
53. Hal Greer* 574
54. Tom Heinsohn* 568
55. Jeff Hornacek 551
56. Pau Gasol 549
57. Byron Scott 548
58. Rudy LaRusso 546
59. Cliff Hagan* 540
60. Ray Allen 538
61. Carmelo Anthony 535
62. A.C. Green 532
63. Amar'e Stoudemire 530
64. Terry Porter 529
65. Walt Frazier* 523
66. Vlade Divac 510
67. Tom Chambers 509
68. Detlef Schrempf 506
  Sam Perkins 506
70. Ben Wallace 505
71. Buck Williams 503
72. Rasheed Wallace 502
73. Kevin Durant 501
74. Don Nelson 498
75. Jerome Kersey 491
76. Charles Oakley 486
77. Gus Williams 483
  Sam Cassell 483
79. Robert Horry 482
80. Paul Silas 480
81. Frank Ramsey* 476
  Joe Dumars* 476
83. Derek Fisher 473
84. Cedric Maxwell 471
85. Jason Kidd 470
86. Horace Grant 468
87. Richard Jefferson 466
  Maurice Cheeks 466
89. Clifford Robinson 458
90. Rick Barry* 448
91. Gail Goodrich* 447
92. Vern Mikkelsen* 446
93. Dick Barnett 445
94. Dominique Wilkins* 444
  Dikembe Mutombo 444
96. Lamar Odom 442
  Bob McAdoo* 442
  Slater Martin* 442
99. Steve Nash 440
100. Paul Arizin* 439
101. Gary Payton* 436
102. Terry Cummings 435
103. Bailey Howell* 433
104. Bobby Jones 429
105. Earl Monroe* 426
106. George Gervin* 424
107. Bob Dandridge 422
108. Mark Aguirre 417
109. Vince Carter 414
  Antonio Davis 414
  Darryl Dawkins 414
112. Kenyon Martin 411
113. Jermaine O'Neal 408
114. Jack Sikma 407
  Lenny Wilkens* 407
116. Bill Sharman* 406
117. Chris Webber 404
  Ricky Pierce 404
119. Connie Simmons 391
120. Arnie Risen* 390
  Anfernee Hardaway 390
122. Wes Unseld* 385
123. Larry Foust 384
  Dave DeBusschere* 384
  John Salley 384
126. Zelmo Beaty 380
127. John Starks 378
128. Alex English* 377
129. Harry Gallatin* 373
130. Jim Pollard* 372
  Max Zaslofsky 372
132. Bill Cartwright 367
133. Steve Smith 366
134. Anthony Mason 364
135. Mychal Thompson 361
136. Danny Ainge 357
137. Derrick McKey 356
138. Michael Cooper 355
139. Dennis Rodman* 352
140. Deron Williams 350
  Rik Smits 350
142. Bill Bridges 349
  George Yardley* 349
144. Andrew Toney 346
  Sean Elliott 346
146. Jamaal Wilkes* 344
147. Rajon Rondo 343
148. Carlos Boozer 342
  Tracy McGrady 342
150. James Edwards 340
  Tayshaun Prince 340
152. Doc Rivers 339
153. Chris Bosh 336
154. Latrell Sprewell 335
  Nate Thurmond* 335
156. Dale Davis 334
157. Lou Hudson 326
158. Dan Majerle 324
159. Clyde Lovellette* 323
160. Hersey Hawkins 322
161. Walt Bellamy* 318
162. Walter Davis 317
163. Paul Pressey 313
164. Russell Westbrook 312
  Elden Campbell 312
166. Marques Johnson 311
167. Jerry Stackhouse 310
168. Jo Jo White 309
169. Archie Clark 307
  Brad Daugherty 307
  Larry Siegfried 307
172. Mike Bibby 303
  Allan Houston 303
174. James Harden 301
175. Bob Lanier* 297
176. Tom Sanders 296
177. Jason Terry 295
178. Mario Elie 293
  Dave Cowens* 293
180. Ed Macauley* 291
181. Peja Stojakovic 290
182. Maurice Lucas 289
183. Paul Westphal 285
  Willis Reed* 285
185. Vinnie Johnson 284
  Paul Seymour 284
  Zach Randolph 284
188. Josh Smith 283
189. Red Kerr 281
190. Eddie Jones 277
191. Dick McGuire* 275
192. Mark Jackson 273
193. Stephen Jackson 272
194. Josh Howard 271
195. K.C. Jones* 269
  Hedo Turkoglu 269
  Dan Issel* 269
198. Rolando Blackman 268
199. Metta World Peace 266
  Bryon Russell 266
201. Rashard Lewis 265
202. Toni Kukoc 264
203. Michael Finley 262
204. Joe Fulks* 261
  Baron Davis 261
  Billy Cunningham* 261
207. Bill Laimbeer 259
  Kiki Vandeweghe 259
209. Alvan Adams 256
  Larry Nance 256
211. Happy Hairston 255
212. Jim McMillian 253
213. Shawn Marion 252
214. Bill Bradley* 251
  Phil Chenier 251
216. Bob Love 250
  Carl Braun 250
  Calvin Natt 250
219. P.J. Brown 249
220. Kevin Willis 247
221. Larry Johnson 245
222. Joe Johnson 241
  Thurl Bailey 241
  Bobby Wanzer* 241
225. Chris Paul 239
  Richie Guerin* 239
227. Lionel Hollins 236
  Tiny Archibald* 236
  Derek Harper 236
230. Tom Hawkins 235
  David West 235
232. Otis Thorpe 233
  Tim Hardaway 233
234. Ron Harper 232
  Joe Caldwell 232
236. Nick Van Exel 231
237. Avery Johnson 230
  Larry Costello 230
239. Eddie Johnson 228
240. Fred Brown 227
241. Caldwell Jones 224
242. Hot Rod Williams 223
  Jeff Malone 223
244. Andre Miller 222
  Udonis Haslem 222
246. Andy Phillip* 220
247. Antonio Daniels 219
248. Nathaniel Clifton* 218
  Jamal Mashburn 218
250. Robert Reid 217

ABA

Rank Player FTA
1. Freddie Lewis 643
2. George McGinnis 620
3. Mel Daniels* 616
4. Roger Brown* 583
5. Dan Issel* 508
6. Jimmy Jones 448
7. Mack Calvin 437
8. Artis Gilmore* 428
9. Willie Wise 411
10. Julius Erving* 400
11. Doug Moe 342
12. Louie Dampier 341
13. Cincinnatus Powell 321
14. Zelmo Beaty 303
15. Donnie Freeman 300
16. Bob Netolicky 297
17. Billy Paultz 285
18. Warren Jabali 282
19. Darel Carrier 277
20. Rick Barry* 273
21. Jim Eakins 272
22. Larry Brown 270
  Ron Boone 270
24. Bill Keller 255
25. Les Hunter 253
26. Goose Ligon 249
27. Red Robbins 244
28. Connie Hawkins* 239
29. Larry Jones 238
30. Ralph Simpson 226
31. Glen Combs 207
32. Byron Beck 186
  George Gervin* 186
34. Art Heyman 180
35. Darnell Hillman 179
36. George Carter 167
37. John Roche 156
38. Dave Robisch 152
39. Rick Mount 143
40. Bill Melchionni 142
41. Steve Jones 141
42. Charles Williams 139
  Trooper Washington 139
44. Chuck Williams 133
45. Mervin Jackson 120
  Gene Moore 120
47. Billy Knight 119
48. George Stone 118
  Walter Simon 118
50. Wayne Hightower 116
  Oliver Taylor 116
52. Gary Bradds 115
53. Maurice McHartley 114
54. John Beasley 112
55. Charlie Scott 110
56. Gerald Govan 109
57. Sam Smith 105
  David Thompson* 105
59. Bob Warren 104
60. Fatty Taylor 103
61. Henry Logan 101
62. Craig Raymond 96
  Tom Owens 96
64. Brian Taylor 95
65. Ray Scott 94
66. Julian Hammond 93
67. Mike Barrett 92
  Jackie Moreland 92
  Bird Averitt 92
  Rich Jones 92
71. Billy Cunningham* 88
72. Jesse Branson 87
73. John Williamson 86
74. Chico Vaughn 85
75. Ira Harge 83
  Spencer Haywood 83
77. James Silas 82
78. Bobby Jones 81
79. Larry Kenon 78
  Charles Beasley 78
  Ted McClain 78
82. Marvin Barnes 77
83. Donald Sidle 76
  Lonnie Wright 76
85. George Peeples 73
  Skip Thoren 73
87. Levern Tart 72
88. Willie Murrell 69
89. Mike Gale 66
  Jeffrey Congdon 66
  Andrew Anderson 66
92. Manny Leaks 65
93. Don Buse 64
94. Kevin Joyce 63
95. Ronald Thomas 62
  Joe Caldwell 62
97. Mike Green 60
  Maurice Lucas 60
99. Tom Thacker 58
100. Marv Roberts 57
101. Jimmy O'Brien 55
102. Al Skinner 54
103. Ronald Franz 53
104. Mike Pratt 52
  Neil Johnson 52
  Ed Johnson 52
107. Moses Malone* 51
  Arthur Becker 51
109. Gene Littles 49
110. Elton McGriff 48
111. George Irvine 47
  Wil Jones 47
113. Al Smith 45
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 45
115. Wayne Chapman 44
  George Tinsley 44
117. Sonny Dove 43
118. John Barnhill 41
  Stephen Vacendak 41
  Frank Card 41
121. Johnny Baum 39
122. Coby Dietrick 38
  Mike Butler 38
  Gus Gerard 38
  Len Elmore 38
  Randolph Mahaffey 38
127. Adrian Smith 37
128. Bobby Rascoe 36
129. Swen Nater 35
130. Dallas Thornton 34
  Willie Somerset 34
132. Wendell Ladner 33
  Joe Hamilton 33
  Gary Keller 33
135. Ervin Inniger 32
  Bob Bedell 32
  Jim Ard 32
138. Julius Keye 31
  Willie Long 31
140. Daniel Sparks 30
141. Warren Davis 29
  Willie Porter 29
  Ed Manning 29
144. Richard Clark 28
  Don Adams 28
  Marvin Webster 28
  Bernie Williams 28
148. Ron Perry 27
  Jim Caldwell 27
  Johnny Neumann 27
  Joe DePre 27
152. Collis Jones 26
  Bobby Hooper 26
154. Stew Johnson 25
155. Allan Bristow 24
  Mike Barr 24
  Al Tucker 24
  John Clawson 24
159. Jasper Wilson 23
  Bruce Seals 23
  Samuel Robinson 23
  Larry Miller 23
  Claude Terry 23
  Cliff Hagan* 23
  Tim Bassett 23
166. Leroy Wright 22
  Randy Denton 22
168. Dave Twardzik 21
169. Jim Jarvis 20
  Ollie Darden 20
  Goo Kennedy 20
  Willard Sojourner 20
173. Bo Lamar 19
  Guy Manning 19
  Mike Lewis 19
176. George Karl 18
  Marlbert Pradd 18
178. Jim Chones 16
  Ken Wilburn 16
  Caldwell Jones 16
  George Adams 16
  Grant Simmons 16
  Gus Johnson* 16
184. Luther Green 15
  Rich Peek 15
  James Foster 15
  Walter Piatkowski 15
188. Mel Peterson 14
  Stephen Chubin 14
190. Jim Bradley 13
  Bobby Wilson 13
  John Smith 13
  Lee Davis 13
194. Bill Bunting 12
  Simmie Hill 12
  Dennis Holman 12
  John Trapp 12
  Dennis Wuycik 12
199. Mike Flynn 11
  Bob Lackey 11
  Howard Bayne 11
  Bob Verga 11
203. Jay Miller 10
  Ben Warley 10
  Chuck Terry 10
  Calvin Fowler 10
  Bill McGill 10
  Errol Palmer 10
  Roy Ebron 10
210. Hank Whitney 9
  Dan Roundfield 9
  Billy Shepherd 9
  Howie Wright 9
  Bobby Edmonds 9
  Dan Hester 9
216. Len Chappell 8
  Arvesta Kelly 8
218. Bobby Croft 7
  David Bustion 7
  Will Frazier 7
  Bud Olsen 7
  Earle Higgins 7
  Hal Hale 7
  Jim McDaniels 7
  Erwin Mueller 7
  Kendall Rhine 7
  Jimmy Rayl 7
  Tom Hoover 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Garfield Smith 7
231. Wali Jones 6
  Pierre Russell 6
  Carl Fuller 6
  Joe Roberts 6
  Russell Critchfield 6
  John Fairchild 6
  Mark Olberding 6
  Ron Bonham 6
239. Kim Hughes 5
  Dick Nemelka 5
  Monte Towe 5
  Jerry Pettway 5
243. Dan Anderson 4
  Richard Parks 4
  Billy Schaeffer 4
  Roger Brown 4
247. Riney Lochmann 3
  Leary Lentz 3
  Dewitt Menyard 3
  Billy Evans 3
  Greg Wittman 3
  Roderick McDonald 3
  Steven Kramer 3
  Al Cueto 3
  Rich Niemann 3