NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Personal Fouls

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

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 797
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 769
3. Robert Horry 717
4. Tim Duncan 701
5. Scottie Pippen* 686
6. Karl Malone* 662
7. Kobe Bryant 660
8. Derek Fisher 645
  Rasheed Wallace 645
10. Dennis Rodman* 630
11. Robert Parish* 617
12. Manu Ginobili 575
  Dennis Johnson* 575
14. Kevin McHale* 571
15. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
16. Paul Pierce 547
17. Bill Russell* 546
18. Julius Erving* 544
19. Michael Jordan* 541
20. John Stockton* 539
21. Danny Ainge 533
22. John Havlicek* 527
23. Magic Johnson* 524
24. Patrick Ewing* 522
25. LeBron James 517
26. Horace Grant 515
27. Tom Sanders* 508
28. Charles Oakley 503
29. Bobby Jones 502
30. Clifford Robinson 496
31. Clyde Drexler* 486
32. Michael Cooper 474
33. Paul Silas 469
34. Larry Bird* 466
35. Dan Issel* 465
36. Zelmo Beaty* 459
37. Kenyon Martin 458
38. Dwyane Wade 456
39. Kendrick Perkins 453
40. Jerry West* 451
41. Byron Scott 445
  Caldwell Jones 445
43. Sam Perkins 441
44. Vlade Divac 439
45. Darryl Dawkins 438
46. Derrick McKey 436
47. Elgin Baylor* 435
48. Gary Payton* 434
  George McGinnis* 434
50. Mel Daniels* 433
51. Jack Sikma 432
52. Kevin Garnett 431
53. Tony Parker 427
  Jerome Kersey 427
55. David Robinson* 423
56. John Salley 420
57. Rik Smits 419
58. Tom Heinsohn* 417
59. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
61. Bill Bridges 408
  Charles Barkley* 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Dale Davis 408
65. Dirk Nowitzki 407
66. Maurice Lucas 402
  Ray Allen 402
  Sam Cassell 402
69. Richard Hamilton 401
70. Don Nelson* 399
71. Dave Cowens* 398
72. Vern Mikkelsen* 397
73. Sam Jones* 391
  Roger Brown* 391
75. Udonis Haslem 386
  Buck Williams 386
77. Jeff Hornacek 384
78. Antoine Carr 383
79. Dwight Howard 381
80. Elvin Hayes* 378
81. Bob Dandridge 377
82. Bailey Howell* 376
83. Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
  Billy Paultz 373
86. Dolph Schayes* 371
  Wes Unseld* 371
88. Lamar Odom 370
89. Rudy LaRusso 366
90. Bruce Bowen 363
  Isiah Thomas* 363
92. Frank Ramsey* 362
93. Tom Chambers 359
94. Hal Greer* 357
95. Terry Cummings 353
96. James Worthy* 352
97. Pau Gasol 351
98. Rick Barry* 350
99. Freddie Lewis 349
100. Rick Mahorn 348
  Jason Kidd 348
102. Shawn Kemp 346
103. Jason Collins 344
104. Slater Martin* 342
105. A.C. Green 340
106. Luc Longley 338
107. Cliff Hagan* 336
108. K.C. Jones* 335
109. Alonzo Mourning* 330
110. Antonio McDyess 329
111. P.J. Brown 327
  Dave DeBusschere* 327
113. Artis Gilmore* 326
  Jamaal Wilkes* 326
115. James Edwards 325
116. Maurice Cheeks 324
117. John Starks 323
  Richard Jefferson 323
119. Rick Fox 320
  Serge Ibaka 320
121. Alton Lister 319
122. Bob McAdoo* 318
123. Bob Cousy* 314
124. Bill Bradley* 313
125. Tom Hawkins 310
  Antonio Davis 310
127. Detlef Schrempf 309
  Mychal Thompson 309
129. George Mikan* 305
130. Kurt Thomas 300
131. Elden Campbell 298
  Ron Boone 298
  Draymond Green 298
134. Ben Wallace 296
135. Kevin Willis 294
  George Gervin* 294
137. Mark West 293
138. Tyson Chandler 291
139. J.R. Smith 290
140. Darnell Hillman 288
141. Shane Battier 287
142. Keith Erickson 286
  Chet Walker* 286
  Chris Webber 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
146. Sidney Moncrief 285
  Dan Majerle 285
  Walt Frazier* 285
149. Hedo Turkoglu 284
150. Dick Barnett 282
151. Mark Aguirre 281
152. Jimmy Jones 280
153. Robert Reid 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Shawn Marion 277
156. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
158. Mario Chalmers 274
  Jason Terry 274
160. James Harden 273
  Carlos Boozer 273
162. Nate McMillan 271
163. Jim Eakins 270
164. Tree Rollins 269
165. Oscar Robertson* 267
166. Nate Thurmond* 266
  Ricky Pierce 266
168. Andrew Toney 265
  Doc Rivers 265
  Paul Millsap 265
  Moses Malone* 265
172. Brian Shaw 264
  Matt Barnes 264
  Amar'e Stoudemire 264
175. Mel Counts 263
  Kevin Durant 263
177. Paul Pressey 261
  Boris Diaw 261
179. Tyrone Hill 260
  Cedric Maxwell 260
  Mario Elie 260
182. Dikembe Mutombo* 259
  Marcus Camby 259
184. Lenny Wilkens* 258
  Nene Hilario 258
186. Anthony Mason 257
  Tony Allen 257
  Vince Carter 257
189. Connie Simmons 256
  Nick Collison 256
191. Larry Foust 255
  Arnie Risen* 255
193. Scott Williams 254
194. Louie Dampier* 252
195. Alvan Adams 251
196. Mark Eaton 250
  David West 250
198. Carmelo Anthony 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
  Bryon Russell 249
  John Paxson 249
202. Chris Childs 248
203. Greg Ostertag 247
204. Kevin Duckworth 246
  Rajon Rondo 246
  Al Attles 246
207. Terry Porter 245
  Ron Harper 245
209. Russell Westbrook 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
  Metta World Peace 244
212. Gus Williams 243
  Lindsey Hunter 243
214. Paul Westphal 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
  Otis Thorpe 241
217. Doug Moe 240
  Wali Jones 240
  Al Horford 240
  Charles Smith 240
221. Steve Nash 239
  Willie Wise 239
  Eddie Jones 239
  Deron Williams 239
225. Mike Bibby 238
226. Derek Harper 237
  Anderson Varejao 237
228. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
229. Harry Gallatin* 235
230. Vinnie Johnson 234
231. Bob Lanier* 233
  Kevin Johnson 233
233. Chris Paul 232
  Clyde Lovellette* 232
235. Eric Snow 231
236. Klay Thompson 229
  Don Chaney 229
238. Lonnie Shelton 228
  Glen Davis 228
240. Joe Dumars* 227
  Danny Schayes 227
242. Rodney Rogers 226
243. Mark Jackson 225
244. Cincinnatus Powell 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Chuck Share 224
  Jack Coleman 224
248. Kyle Korver 223
  Trevor Ariza 223
  Gerald Govan 223

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 797
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 769
3. Robert Horry 717
4. Tim Duncan 701
5. Scottie Pippen* 686
6. Karl Malone* 662
7. Kobe Bryant 660
8. Derek Fisher 645
  Rasheed Wallace 645
10. Dennis Rodman* 630
11. Robert Parish* 617
12. Manu Ginobili 575
  Dennis Johnson* 575
14. Kevin McHale* 571
15. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
16. Paul Pierce 547
17. Bill Russell* 546
18. Michael Jordan* 541
19. John Stockton* 539
20. Danny Ainge 533
21. John Havlicek* 527
22. Magic Johnson* 524
23. Patrick Ewing* 522
24. LeBron James 517
25. Horace Grant 515
26. Tom Sanders* 508
27. Charles Oakley 503
28. Clifford Robinson 496
29. Clyde Drexler* 486
30. Michael Cooper 474
31. Paul Silas 469
32. Larry Bird* 466
33. Kenyon Martin 458
34. Dwyane Wade 456
35. Kendrick Perkins 453
36. Jerry West* 451
37. Byron Scott 445
38. Sam Perkins 441
39. Vlade Divac 439
40. Darryl Dawkins 438
41. Derrick McKey 436
42. Elgin Baylor* 435
43. Gary Payton* 434
44. Jack Sikma 432
45. Kevin Garnett 431
46. Tony Parker 427
  Jerome Kersey 427
48. Caldwell Jones 426
49. David Robinson* 423
50. John Salley 420
51. Rik Smits 419
52. Tom Heinsohn* 417
53. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
55. Charles Barkley* 408
  Dale Davis 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Bill Bridges 408
59. Dirk Nowitzki 407
60. Julius Erving* 403
61. Ray Allen 402
  Sam Cassell 402
63. Richard Hamilton 401
64. Bobby Jones 400
65. Don Nelson* 399
66. Dave Cowens* 398
67. Vern Mikkelsen* 397
68. Sam Jones* 391
69. Buck Williams 386
  Udonis Haslem 386
71. Jeff Hornacek 384
72. Antoine Carr 383
73. Dwight Howard 381
74. Elvin Hayes* 378
75. Bob Dandridge 377
76. Bailey Howell* 376
77. Chauncey Billups 373
  Kurt Rambis 373
79. Wes Unseld* 371
  Dolph Schayes* 371
81. Lamar Odom 370
82. Rudy LaRusso 366
83. Isiah Thomas* 363
  Bruce Bowen 363
85. Frank Ramsey* 362
86. Tom Chambers 359
87. Hal Greer* 357
88. Terry Cummings 353
89. James Worthy* 352
90. Pau Gasol 351
91. Rick Mahorn 348
  Jason Kidd 348
93. Shawn Kemp 346
94. Jason Collins 344
95. Slater Martin* 342
96. A.C. Green 340
97. Luc Longley 338
98. K.C. Jones* 335
99. Alonzo Mourning* 330
100. Antonio McDyess 329
101. P.J. Brown 327
  Dave DeBusschere* 327
103. Jamaal Wilkes* 326
104. James Edwards 325
105. Maurice Cheeks 324
106. John Starks 323
  Richard Jefferson 323
108. Serge Ibaka 320
  Rick Fox 320
  Cliff Hagan* 320
111. Alton Lister 319
112. Bob McAdoo* 318
113. Bob Cousy* 314
114. Bill Bradley* 313
115. Tom Hawkins 310
  Maurice Lucas 310
  Antonio Davis 310
118. Mychal Thompson 309
  Detlef Schrempf 309
120. George Mikan* 305
121. Kurt Thomas 300
122. Draymond Green 298
  Elden Campbell 298
124. Ben Wallace 296
125. Kevin Willis 294
126. Mark West 293
127. Tyson Chandler 291
128. J.R. Smith 290
129. Shane Battier 287
130. Keith Erickson 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Chet Walker* 286
  Chris Webber 286
134. Walt Frazier* 285
  Dan Majerle 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
137. Hedo Turkoglu 284
138. Dick Barnett 282
139. Mark Aguirre 281
140. Bob Pettit* 277
  Robert Reid 277
  Shawn Marion 277
143. Willis Reed* 275
  Reggie Miller* 275
145. Jason Terry 274
  Mario Chalmers 274
147. James Harden 273
  Carlos Boozer 273
149. Nate McMillan 271
150. Tree Rollins 269
151. Oscar Robertson* 267
  Zelmo Beaty* 267
153. Nate Thurmond* 266
  Ricky Pierce 266
155. Doc Rivers 265
  Paul Millsap 265
  Andrew Toney 265
158. Brian Shaw 264
  Matt Barnes 264
  Amar'e Stoudemire 264
161. Mel Counts 263
  Kevin Durant 263
163. Paul Pressey 261
  Boris Diaw 261
165. Mario Elie 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
  Cedric Maxwell 260
168. Marcus Camby 259
  Dikembe Mutombo* 259
170. Nene Hilario 258
  Lenny Wilkens* 258
172. Tony Allen 257
  Vince Carter 257
  Anthony Mason 257
175. Connie Simmons 256
  Nick Collison 256
177. Larry Foust 255
  Arnie Risen* 255
179. Scott Williams 254
180. Alvan Adams 251
181. David West 250
  Mark Eaton 250
183. Bryon Russell 249
  Carmelo Anthony 249
  John Paxson 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
187. Chris Childs 248
188. Greg Ostertag 247
189. Rajon Rondo 246
  Al Attles 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
192. Ron Harper 245
  Terry Porter 245
194. Russell Westbrook 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
  Metta World Peace 244
  Moses Malone* 244
198. Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
200. Otis Thorpe 241
  Paul Westphal 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
203. Al Horford 240
  Charles Smith 240
205. Eddie Jones 239
  Steve Nash 239
  Deron Williams 239
208. Mike Bibby 238
209. Anderson Varejao 237
  Derek Harper 237
211. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
212. Harry Gallatin* 235
213. Vinnie Johnson 234
  Wali Jones 234
215. Bob Lanier* 233
  Kevin Johnson 233
217. Chris Paul 232
  Rick Barry* 232
  Clyde Lovellette* 232
220. Eric Snow 231
221. Don Chaney 229
  Klay Thompson 229
223. Lonnie Shelton 228
  Glen Davis 228
225. Joe Dumars* 227
  Danny Schayes 227
227. Rodney Rogers 226
228. Mark Jackson 225
229. Jack Coleman 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Chuck Share 224
232. Kyle Korver 223
  Trevor Ariza 223
234. Joe Johnson 222
235. Lionel Hollins 221
  Steve Smith 221
237. Sean Elliott 220
  Bill Sharman* 220
  Larry Nance 220
240. Erick Dampier 219
  Gail Goodrich* 219
  Ervin Johnson 219
  Jim Loscutoff 219
244. Leandro Barbosa 218
  Joakim Noah 218
246. Michael Finley 217
  Jeff Mullins 217
248. Earl Monroe* 216
  Josh Howard 216
  Andre Iguodala 216

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Mel Daniels* 433
2. Roger Brown* 391
3. Freddie Lewis 348
4. Dan Issel* 308
5. George McGinnis* 291
6. Ron Boone 270
7. Jim Eakins 268
8. Jimmy Jones 244
9. Doug Moe 240
10. Louie Dampier* 233
11. Cincinnatus Powell 224
12. Willie Wise 223
  Gerald Govan 223
14. Darnell Hillman 222
15. Trooper Washington 218
16. Billy Paultz 216
17. Byron Beck 215
18. Artis Gilmore* 213
19. Zelmo Beaty* 192
20. Bill Keller 184
21. Goose Ligon 179
  Mack Calvin 179
23. Bob Netolicky 177
  Les Hunter 177
25. Donnie Freeman 176
26. Walter Simon 172
27. Fatty Taylor 163
28. Larry Brown* 158
29. Darel Carrier 156
30. Red Robbins 155
31. Glen Combs 154
32. Gene Moore 153
33. Rich Jones 145
  Wendell Ladner 145
35. Mervin Jackson 144
36. Julius Erving* 141
37. Steve Jones 132
38. Ted McClain 130
  Rick Mount 130
40. John Beasley 126
41. Jackie Moreland 123
  George Carter 123
43. Warren Jabali 121
44. Rick Barry* 118
  Wil Jones 118
46. Brian Taylor 117
47. Ira Harge 112
48. Bob Warren 108
49. Charles Williams 107
50. Ronald Thomas 106
51. Ralph Simpson 104
52. Tom Owens 102
  Bobby Jones 102
54. John Williamson 101
55. Mike Gale 100
  Don Buse 100
57. Maurice McHartley 99
  Larry Jones 99
59. George Stone 97
60. Sam Smith 95
61. Julian Hammond 92
  Maurice Lucas 92
  Oliver Taylor 92
64. Bill Melchionni 91
65. Tom Thacker 90
66. Kevin Joyce 89
67. Lonnie Wright 88
68. George Gervin* 87
69. Dave Robisch 85
70. Len Elmore 84
71. Connie Hawkins* 83
  Gary Bradds 83
73. Chuck Williams 82
74. Bird Averitt 74
75. George Irvine 73
  Willie Murrell 73
77. Craig Raymond 72
78. Coby Dietrick 71
  John Roche 71
80. Neil Johnson 70
81. Jeffrey Congdon 69
82. Art Heyman 68
  Ray Scott 68
84. Charles Beasley 66
  Larry Kenon 66
  Johnny Baum 66
87. Arthur Becker 64
  Tim Bassett 64
89. George Peeples 63
90. Jesse Branson 62
  Julius Keye 62
  Mike Barr 62
93. John Clawson 60
94. Andrew Anderson 59
  Wayne Hightower 59
96. Gus Gerard 58
  Manny Leaks 58
  Chico Vaughn 58
99. Billy Cunningham* 57
100. Frank Card 56
101. Al Smith 55
102. Billy Knight 54
  David Thompson* 54
104. Mike Barrett 53
  Ed Manning 53
  Skip Thoren 53
  Kim Hughes 53
  Mike Pratt 53
109. Willard Sojourner 52
110. Mike Green 51
111. Henry Logan 50
112. Elton McGriff 49
  Joe Caldwell 49
114. Bruce Seals 48
115. Al Skinner 46
116. Bob Bedell 45
  Bud Olsen 45
  Charlie Scott 45
  Marv Roberts 45
  Joe DePre 45
  James Silas 45
  Marvin Barnes 45
123. Donald Sidle 44
124. Gene Littles 43
  Willie Porter 43
126. Bernie Williams 42
  Ronald Franz 42
128. Johnny Neumann 41
  Walter Piatkowski 41
  Bobby Hooper 41
  John Barnhill 41
  Jimmy O'Brien 41
133. Wayne Chapman 40
134. Gary Keller 39
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 39
  Swen Nater 39
137. Joe Hamilton 38
  Claude Terry 38
139. Ervin Inniger 36
  George Karl 36
  Jim Caldwell 36
142. George Tinsley 35
  Ollie Darden 35
  Daniel Sparks 35
145. Jim Ard 34
  Mike Butler 34
147. Ron Perry 33
148. Leroy Wright 32
  Bobby Rascoe 32
  Don Adams 32
  Stew Johnson 32
152. Goo Kennedy 31
  Spencer Haywood* 31
154. Randolph Mahaffey 30
  Chuck Terry 30
156. Jim Jarvis 29
  Willie Long 29
158. Samuel Robinson 28
  Al Tucker 28
  Simmie Hill 28
  Adrian Smith 28
  Marvin Webster 28
  Mike Lewis 28
  Collis Jones 28
165. Gus Johnson* 27
  Ben Warley 27
167. Bill McGill 26
  Warren Davis 26
  Stephen Vacendak 26
170. Jim Chones 25
171. Jim Bradley 24
172. Arvesta Kelly 22
173. Ken Wilburn 21
  Grant Simmons 21
  Moses Malone* 21
176. Jasper Wilson 20
177. Dennis Holman 19
  John Smith 19
  Caldwell Jones 19
  Bo Lamar 19
181. Stephen Chubin 18
  Richard Clark 18
  Jay Miller 18
  Randy Denton 18
185. Errol Palmer 17
  Tommie Bowens 17
  Rich Peek 17
188. Cliff Hagan* 16
  Jim McDaniels 16
  George Johnson 16
  Kendall Rhine 16
192. Dave Twardzik 15
  Mark Olberding 15
194. Lee Davis 14
  Bob Verga 14
  Dennis Wuycik 14
  Billy Shepherd 14
  Jimmy Rayl 14
  Allan Bristow 14
  George Adams 14
201. John Fairchild 13
  Joe Roberts 13
  Mel Peterson 13
  Len Chappell 13
  John Trapp 13
  Jimmy Foster 13
207. Howard Bayne 12
  Bobby Edmonds 12
  Hank Whitney 12
  Levern Tart 12
  Dick Nemelka 12
  Bobby Wilson 12
  Roger Brown 12
214. Guy Manning 11
  Willie Somerset 11
  Carl Fuller 11
  Will Frazier 11
  Calvin Fowler 11
  Rich Niemann 11
220. Marlbert Pradd 10
  Hal Hale 10
  Sonny Dove 10
  Don Dee 10
  Erwin Mueller 10
  Bob Lackey 10
226. Dallas Thornton 9
  Dan Hester 9
  Garfield Smith 9
  Donald Washington 9
  Charles Jordan 9
231. Leland Mitchell 8
  Joe Hamood 8
  Dewitt Menyard 8
  Dan Anderson 8
235. Al Cueto 7
  Riney Lochmann 7
  Gary Zeller 7
238. Jerry Harkness 6
  Russell Critchfield 6
  Wali Jones 6
  Mike Flynn 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Howie Wright 6
  Roy Ebron 6
  Charles Edge 6
  Henry Ward 6
  Tom Hoover 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Roderick McDonald 6
  Dan Roundfield 6
  Leary Lentz 6
  Bobby Croft 6
  Earle Higgins 6

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