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

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

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player FTA
1. Shaquille O'Neal* 2317
2. LeBron James 1816
3. Tim Duncan 1766
  Michael Jordan* 1766
5. Karl Malone* 1725
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 1627
7. Kobe Bryant 1617
8. Jerry West* 1506
9. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1419
10. Julius Erving* 1308
11. Magic Johnson* 1274
12. Dirk Nowitzki 1204
13. Dwyane Wade 1173
14. Bill Russell* 1106
15. Elgin Baylor* 1101
16. Scottie Pippen* 1067
17. Charles Barkley* 1048
18. John Havlicek* 1046
19. Paul Pierce 1035
20. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1034
21. Larry Bird* 1012
22. Kevin McHale* 972
23. Manu Ginobili 967
24. David Robinson* 966
25. Dennis Johnson* 943
26. Tony Parker 937
27. Bob Pettit* 915
28. Dwight Howard 893
29. Chauncey Billups 892
30. Dolph Schayes* 876
31. Reggie Miller* 862
32. Clyde Drexler* 851
33. Patrick Ewing* 831
34. George McGinnis 809
35. Moses Malone* 807
36. Kevin Durant 804
37. Bob Cousy* 799
38. Dan Issel* 777
39. Robert Parish* 770
40. John Stockton* 759
41. Sam Jones* 753
42. Rick Barry* 721
43. Richard Hamilton 714
44. Kevin Johnson 713
45. George Mikan* 705
46. Isiah Thomas* 689
  Chet Walker* 689
48. Zelmo Beaty* 683
49. Elvin Hayes* 656
50. Oscar Robertson* 655
51. James Worthy* 652
52. Freddie Lewis 643
53. Allen Iverson* 626
54. Artis Gilmore* 625
55. Adrian Dantley* 623
56. Alonzo Mourning* 619
57. Shawn Kemp 616
  Mel Daniels* 616
59. George Gervin* 610
60. Russell Westbrook 609
61. Sidney Moncrief 602
62. Kevin Garnett 593
63. Pau Gasol 591
64. Roger Brown* 583
65. Ray Allen 575
66. Hal Greer* 574
67. Tom Heinsohn* 568
68. James Harden 564
69. Cliff Hagan* 563
70. Amar'e Stoudemire 551
  Jeff Hornacek 551
72. Byron Scott 548
73. Rudy LaRusso 546
74. Carmelo Anthony 535
75. A.C. Green 532
76. Terry Porter 529
77. Walt Frazier* 523
78. Vlade Divac 510
  Bobby Jones 510
80. Tom Chambers 509
81. Sam Perkins 506
  Detlef Schrempf 506
83. Ben Wallace 505
84. Buck Williams 503
85. Rasheed Wallace 502
86. Don Nelson* 498
87. Mack Calvin 495
88. Jerome Kersey 491
89. Richard Jefferson 488
90. Derek Fisher 486
  Charles Oakley 486
92. Sam Cassell 483
  Gus Williams 483
94. Robert Horry 482
95. Jimmy Jones 480
  Paul Silas 480
97. Frank Ramsey* 476
  Joe Dumars* 476
99. Cedric Maxwell 471
100. Jason Kidd 470
101. Horace Grant 468
102. Maurice Cheeks 466
103. Clifford Robinson 458
104. Gail Goodrich* 447
105. Vern Mikkelsen* 446
106. Vince Carter 445
  Dick Barnett 445
108. Dikembe Mutombo* 444
  Dominique Wilkins* 444
110. Bob McAdoo* 442
  Lamar Odom 442
  Slater Martin* 442
113. Steve Nash 440
114. Paul Arizin* 439
115. Willie Wise 436
  Gary Payton* 436
117. Terry Cummings 435
118. Bailey Howell* 433
119. Earl Monroe* 426
120. Bob Dandridge 422
121. Mark Aguirre 417
122. Antonio Davis 416
123. Jermaine O'Neal 415
124. Darryl Dawkins 414
  Billy Paultz 414
126. Kenyon Martin 411
127. Jack Sikma 407
  Lenny Wilkens* 407
129. Bill Sharman* 406
130. Ricky Pierce 404
  Chris Webber 404
132. Deron Williams 396
133. Connie Simmons 391
134. Arnie Risen* 390
  Anfernee Hardaway 390
136. Wes Unseld* 385
137. Larry Foust 384
  Dave DeBusschere* 384
  John Salley 384
140. Chris Bosh 380
141. John Starks 378
142. Alex English* 377
143. Harry Gallatin* 373
144. Max Zaslofsky 372
  Jim Pollard* 372
146. Bill Cartwright 367
147. Steve Smith 366
148. Anthony Mason 364
149. Mychal Thompson 361
150. Josh Smith 359
151. Danny Ainge 357
152. Paul George 356
  Derrick McKey 356
  Louie Dampier* 356
155. Michael Cooper 355
156. Zach Randolph 353
157. Chris Paul 352
  Dennis Rodman* 352
159. Andre Iguodala 351
160. Carlos Boozer 350
  Rik Smits 350
162. Billy Cunningham* 349
  Maurice Lucas 349
  Bill Bridges 349
  George Yardley* 349
166. Sean Elliott 346
  Andrew Toney 346
168. Jamaal Wilkes* 344
169. Rajon Rondo 343
170. Tracy McGrady 342
  Doug Moe 342
172. Tayshaun Prince 340
  James Edwards 340
174. Doc Rivers 339
175. Latrell Sprewell 335
  Nate Thurmond* 335
177. Dale Davis 334
178. Paul Millsap 330
179. Marc Gasol 328
180. Lou Hudson 326
181. DeAndre Jordan 325
182. Dan Majerle 324
  Joe Johnson 324
184. Clyde Lovellette* 323
185. Hersey Hawkins 322
186. Cincinnatus Powell 321
187. Connie Hawkins* 320
188. Blake Griffin 319
189. Walt Bellamy* 318
190. Walter Davis 317
191. Jason Terry 314
192. Paul Pressey 313
193. Elden Campbell 312
194. Marques Johnson 311
195. Jerry Stackhouse 310
196. Jo Jo White* 309
197. Archie Clark 307
  Larry Siegfried 307
  Brad Daugherty 307
200. David West 305
201. Allan Houston 303
  Mike Bibby 303
203. Donnie Freeman 300
204. Bob Netolicky 297
  Bob Lanier* 297
206. Tom Sanders* 296
207. Joe Caldwell 294
208. Mario Elie 293
  Dave Cowens* 293
210. Ed Macauley* 291
  Ron Boone 291
212. Peja Stojakovic 290
213. Willis Reed* 285
  Paul Westphal 285
215. Paul Seymour 284
  Vinnie Johnson 284
217. Warren Jabali 282
218. Red Kerr 281
219. George Hill 279
220. Stephen Curry 278
221. Eddie Jones 277
  Darel Carrier 277
223. Dick McGuire* 275
224. Mark Jackson 273
225. Jim Eakins 272
  Stephen Jackson 272
227. Josh Howard 271
228. Larry Brown* 270
229. Rashard Lewis 269
  Hedo Turkoglu 269
  K.C. Jones* 269
232. Rolando Blackman 268
233. Metta World Peace 266
  Bryon Russell 266
  David Thompson* 266
236. Toni Kukoc 264
237. Shawn Marion 263
238. Michael Finley 262
239. Joe Fulks* 261
  Baron Davis 261
241. Nene Hilario 260
242. Kiki Vandeweghe 259
  Bill Laimbeer 259
244. Alvan Adams 256
  Larry Nance 256
  Charlie Scott 256
247. Happy Hairston 255
  Bill Keller 255
249. Les Hunter 253
  Jim McMillian 253

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player FTA
1. Shaquille O'Neal* 2317
2. LeBron James 1816
3. Tim Duncan 1766
  Michael Jordan* 1766
5. Karl Malone* 1725
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 1627
7. Kobe Bryant 1617
8. Jerry West* 1506
9. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1419
10. Magic Johnson* 1274
11. Dirk Nowitzki 1204
12. Dwyane Wade 1173
13. Bill Russell* 1106
14. Elgin Baylor* 1101
15. Scottie Pippen* 1067
16. Charles Barkley* 1048
17. John Havlicek* 1046
18. Paul Pierce 1035
19. Hakeem Olajuwon* 1034
20. Larry Bird* 1012
21. Kevin McHale* 972
22. Manu Ginobili 967
23. David Robinson* 966
24. Dennis Johnson* 943
25. Tony Parker 937
26. Bob Pettit* 915
27. Julius Erving* 908
28. Dwight Howard 893
29. Chauncey Billups 892
30. Dolph Schayes* 876
31. Reggie Miller* 862
32. Clyde Drexler* 851
33. Patrick Ewing* 831
34. Kevin Durant 804
35. Bob Cousy* 799
36. Robert Parish* 770
37. John Stockton* 759
38. Moses Malone* 756
39. Sam Jones* 753
40. Richard Hamilton 714
41. Kevin Johnson 713
42. George Mikan* 705
43. Chet Walker* 689
  Isiah Thomas* 689
45. Elvin Hayes* 656
46. Oscar Robertson* 655
47. James Worthy* 652
48. Allen Iverson* 626
49. Adrian Dantley* 623
50. Alonzo Mourning* 619
51. Shawn Kemp 616
52. Russell Westbrook 609
53. Sidney Moncrief 602
54. Kevin Garnett 593
55. Pau Gasol 591
56. Ray Allen 575
57. Hal Greer* 574
58. Tom Heinsohn* 568
59. James Harden 564
60. Jeff Hornacek 551
  Amar'e Stoudemire 551
62. Byron Scott 548
63. Rudy LaRusso 546
64. Cliff Hagan* 540
65. Carmelo Anthony 535
66. A.C. Green 532
67. Terry Porter 529
68. Walt Frazier* 523
69. Vlade Divac 510
70. Tom Chambers 509
71. Sam Perkins 506
  Detlef Schrempf 506
73. Ben Wallace 505
74. Buck Williams 503
75. Rasheed Wallace 502
76. Don Nelson* 498
77. Jerome Kersey 491
78. Richard Jefferson 488
79. Derek Fisher 486
  Charles Oakley 486
81. Gus Williams 483
  Sam Cassell 483
83. Robert Horry 482
84. Paul Silas 480
85. Joe Dumars* 476
  Frank Ramsey* 476
87. Cedric Maxwell 471
88. Jason Kidd 470
89. Horace Grant 468
90. Maurice Cheeks 466
91. Clifford Robinson 458
92. Rick Barry* 448
93. Gail Goodrich* 447
94. Vern Mikkelsen* 446
95. Vince Carter 445
  Dick Barnett 445
97. Dominique Wilkins* 444
  Dikembe Mutombo* 444
99. Lamar Odom 442
  Slater Martin* 442
  Bob McAdoo* 442
102. Steve Nash 440
103. Paul Arizin* 439
104. Gary Payton* 436
105. Terry Cummings 435
106. Bailey Howell* 433
107. Bobby Jones 429
108. Earl Monroe* 426
109. George Gervin* 424
110. Bob Dandridge 422
111. Mark Aguirre 417
112. Antonio Davis 416
113. Jermaine O'Neal 415
114. Darryl Dawkins 414
115. Kenyon Martin 411
116. Lenny Wilkens* 407
  Jack Sikma 407
118. Bill Sharman* 406
119. Ricky Pierce 404
  Chris Webber 404
121. Deron Williams 396
122. Connie Simmons 391
123. Anfernee Hardaway 390
  Arnie Risen* 390
125. Wes Unseld* 385
126. Larry Foust 384
  John Salley 384
  Dave DeBusschere* 384
129. Chris Bosh 380
  Zelmo Beaty* 380
131. John Starks 378
132. Alex English* 377
133. Harry Gallatin* 373
134. Max Zaslofsky 372
  Jim Pollard* 372
136. Bill Cartwright 367
137. Steve Smith 366
138. Anthony Mason 364
139. Mychal Thompson 361
140. Josh Smith 359
141. Danny Ainge 357
142. Derrick McKey 356
  Paul George 356
144. Michael Cooper 355
145. Zach Randolph 353
146. Chris Paul 352
  Dennis Rodman* 352
148. Andre Iguodala 351
149. Carlos Boozer 350
  Rik Smits 350
151. George Yardley* 349
  Bill Bridges 349
153. Sean Elliott 346
  Andrew Toney 346
155. Jamaal Wilkes* 344
156. Rajon Rondo 343
157. Tracy McGrady 342
158. Tayshaun Prince 340
  James Edwards 340
160. Doc Rivers 339
161. Nate Thurmond* 335
  Latrell Sprewell 335
163. Dale Davis 334
164. Paul Millsap 330
165. Marc Gasol 328
166. Lou Hudson 326
167. DeAndre Jordan 325
168. Dan Majerle 324
  Joe Johnson 324
170. Clyde Lovellette* 323
171. Hersey Hawkins 322
172. Blake Griffin 319
173. Walt Bellamy* 318
174. Walter Davis 317
175. Jason Terry 314
176. Paul Pressey 313
177. Elden Campbell 312
178. Marques Johnson 311
179. Jerry Stackhouse 310
180. Jo Jo White* 309
181. Archie Clark 307
  Brad Daugherty 307
  Larry Siegfried 307
184. David West 305
185. Mike Bibby 303
  Allan Houston 303
187. Bob Lanier* 297
188. Tom Sanders* 296
189. Mario Elie 293
  Dave Cowens* 293
191. Ed Macauley* 291
192. Peja Stojakovic 290
193. Maurice Lucas 289
194. Paul Westphal 285
  Willis Reed* 285
196. Vinnie Johnson 284
  Paul Seymour 284
198. Red Kerr 281
199. George Hill 279
200. Stephen Curry 278
201. Eddie Jones 277
202. Dick McGuire* 275
203. Mark Jackson 273
204. Stephen Jackson 272
205. Josh Howard 271
206. K.C. Jones* 269
  Dan Issel* 269
  Rashard Lewis 269
  Hedo Turkoglu 269
210. Rolando Blackman 268
211. Metta World Peace 266
  Bryon Russell 266
213. Toni Kukoc 264
214. Shawn Marion 263
215. Michael Finley 262
216. Joe Fulks* 261
  Baron Davis 261
  Billy Cunningham* 261
219. Nene Hilario 260
220. Bill Laimbeer 259
  Kiki Vandeweghe 259
222. Alvan Adams 256
  Larry Nance 256
224. Happy Hairston 255
225. Jim McMillian 253
226. Bill Bradley* 251
  Phil Chenier 251
228. Bob Love 250
  Calvin Natt 250
  Carl Braun 250
231. P.J. Brown 249
232. Kevin Willis 247
233. LaMarcus Aldridge 245
  Larry Johnson 245
235. Thurl Bailey 241
  Bobby Wanzer* 241
237. Richie Guerin* 239
238. Udonis Haslem 237
239. Lionel Hollins 236
  Tiny Archibald* 236
  Derek Harper 236
242. Tom Hawkins 235
  Draymond Green 235
244. Kendrick Perkins 234
245. Andre Miller 233
  Otis Thorpe 233
  Tim Hardaway 233
248. Mike Conley 232
  Joe Caldwell 232
  Ron Harper 232

ABA

ABA Table
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. Ron Boone 270
  Larry Brown* 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. George Gervin* 186
  Byron Beck 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. Trooper Washington 139
  Charles Williams 139
44. Chuck Williams 133
45. Gene Moore 120
  Mervin Jackson 120
47. Billy Knight 119
48. George Stone 118
  Walter Simon 118
50. Oliver Taylor 116
  Wayne Hightower 116
52. Gary Bradds 115
53. Maurice McHartley 114
54. John Beasley 112
55. Charlie Scott 110
56. Gerald Govan 109
57. David Thompson* 105
  Sam Smith 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. Ted McClain 78
  Charles Beasley 78
  Larry Kenon 78
82. Marvin Barnes 77
83. Donald Sidle 76
  Lonnie Wright 76
85. Skip Thoren 73
  George Peeples 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. Joe Caldwell 62
  Ronald Thomas 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. Arthur Becker 51
  Moses Malone* 51
109. Gene Littles 49
110. Elton McGriff 48
111. Wil Jones 47
  George Irvine 47
113. Jan Van Breda Kolff 45
  Al Smith 45
115. George Tinsley 44
  Wayne Chapman 44
117. Sonny Dove 43
118. Frank Card 41
  John Barnhill 41
  Stephen Vacendak 41
121. Johnny Baum 39
122. Coby Dietrick 38
  Gus Gerard 38
  Len Elmore 38
  Mike Butler 38
  Randolph Mahaffey 38
127. Adrian Smith 37
128. Bobby Rascoe 36
129. Swen Nater 35
130. Willie Somerset 34
  Dallas Thornton 34
132. Wendell Ladner 33
  Joe Hamilton 33
  Gary Keller 33
135. Jim Ard 32
  Bob Bedell 32
  Ervin Inniger 32
138. Willie Long 31
  Julius Keye 31
140. Daniel Sparks 30
141. Warren Davis 29
  Willie Porter 29
  Ed Manning 29
144. Bernie Williams 28
  Marvin Webster 28
  Don Adams 28
  Richard Clark 28
148. Ron Perry 27
  Jim Caldwell 27
  Johnny Neumann 27
  Joe DePre 27
152. Bobby Hooper 26
  Collis Jones 26
154. Stew Johnson 25
155. Allan Bristow 24
  Mike Barr 24
  John Clawson 24
  Al Tucker 24
159. Jasper Wilson 23
  Bruce Seals 23
  Samuel Robinson 23
  Larry Miller 23
  Tim Bassett 23
  Claude Terry 23
  Cliff Hagan* 23
166. Randy Denton 22
  Leroy Wright 22
168. Dave Twardzik 21
169. Willard Sojourner 20
  Goo Kennedy 20
  Ollie Darden 20
  Jim Jarvis 20
173. Mike Lewis 19
  Guy Manning 19
  Bo Lamar 19
176. George Karl 18
  Marlbert Pradd 18
178. Gus Johnson* 16
  Grant Simmons 16
  George Adams 16
  Caldwell Jones 16
  Ken Wilburn 16
  Jim Chones 16
184. Luther Green 15
  Rich Peek 15
  Jimmy Foster 15
  Walter Piatkowski 15
188. Stephen Chubin 14
  Mel Peterson 14
190. Jim Bradley 13
  Bobby Wilson 13
  John Smith 13
  Lee Davis 13
194. Dennis Wuycik 12
  John Trapp 12
  Dennis Holman 12
  Simmie Hill 12
  Bill Bunting 12
199. Mike Flynn 11
  Bob Lackey 11
  Howard Bayne 11
  Bob Verga 11
203. Jay Miller 10
  Roy Ebron 10
  Ben Warley 10
  Chuck Terry 10
  Calvin Fowler 10
  Bill McGill 10
  Errol Palmer 10
210. Dan Roundfield 9
  Billy Shepherd 9
  Hank Whitney 9
  Howie Wright 9
  Bobby Edmonds 9
  Dan Hester 9
216. Arvesta Kelly 8
  Len Chappell 8
218. Earle Higgins 7
  Bud Olsen 7
  Will Frazier 7
  David Bustion 7
  Bobby Croft 7
  Jim McDaniels 7
  Erwin Mueller 7
  Garfield Smith 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Hal Hale 7
  Tom Hoover 7
  Jimmy Rayl 7
  Kendall Rhine 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. Al Cueto 3
  Riney Lochmann 3
  Leary Lentz 3
  Dewitt Menyard 3
  Billy Evans 3
  Greg Wittman 3
  Roderick McDonald 3
  Steven Kramer 3
  Rich Niemann 3

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