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. Dennis Johnson* 575
13. Kevin McHale* 571
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
15. Manu Ginobili 547
16. Bill Russell* 546
17. Julius Erving* 544
18. Michael Jordan* 541
19. John Stockton* 539
20. Paul Pierce 536
21. Danny Ainge 533
22. John Havlicek* 527
23. Magic Johnson* 524
24. Patrick Ewing* 522
25. Horace Grant 515
26. Tom Sanders* 508
27. Charles Oakley 503
28. Bobby Jones 502
29. Clifford Robinson 496
30. Clyde Drexler* 486
31. LeBron James 474
  Michael Cooper 474
33. Paul Silas 469
34. Larry Bird* 466
35. Dan Issel* 465
36. Zelmo Beaty* 459
37. Kenyon Martin 458
38. Kendrick Perkins 453
39. Jerry West* 451
40. Dwyane Wade 448
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. Jerome Kersey 427
54. David Robinson* 423
55. John Salley 420
56. Rik Smits 419
57. Tom Heinsohn* 417
  Tony Parker 417
59. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
61. Bill Laimbeer 408
  Bill Bridges 408
  Dale Davis 408
  Charles Barkley* 408
65. Dirk Nowitzki 407
66. Ray Allen 402
  Sam Cassell 402
  Maurice Lucas 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. Buck Williams 386
  Udonis Haslem 386
77. Jeff Hornacek 384
78. Antoine Carr 383
79. Elvin Hayes* 378
80. Bob Dandridge 377
81. Bailey Howell* 376
82. Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
  Billy Paultz 373
85. Dolph Schayes* 371
  Wes Unseld* 371
87. Lamar Odom 370
88. Rudy LaRusso 366
89. Isiah Thomas* 363
  Bruce Bowen 363
91. Frank Ramsey* 362
92. Dwight Howard 360
93. Tom Chambers 359
94. Hal Greer* 357
95. Terry Cummings 353
96. James Worthy* 352
97. Rick Barry* 350
98. Freddie Lewis 349
99. Rick Mahorn 348
  Jason Kidd 348
101. Shawn Kemp 346
102. Jason Collins 344
103. Slater Martin* 342
104. A.C. Green 340
105. Luc Longley 338
106. Cliff Hagan* 336
107. K.C. Jones* 335
108. Alonzo Mourning* 330
109. Antonio McDyess 329
110. P.J. Brown 327
  Dave DeBusschere* 327
112. Jamaal Wilkes* 326
  Artis Gilmore* 326
114. James Edwards 325
115. Maurice Cheeks 324
116. John Starks 323
117. Rick Fox 320
118. Alton Lister 319
119. Bob McAdoo* 318
120. Pau Gasol 316
121. Bob Cousy* 314
122. Bill Bradley* 313
123. Antonio Davis 310
  Tom Hawkins 310
125. Mychal Thompson 309
  Detlef Schrempf 309
127. George Mikan* 305
128. Kurt Thomas 300
129. Elden Campbell 298
  Ron Boone 298
131. Ben Wallace 296
132. Kevin Willis 294
  George Gervin* 294
134. Mark West 293
  Richard Jefferson 293
136. Tyson Chandler 291
137. Darnell Hillman 288
138. Shane Battier 287
139. Chet Walker* 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Keith Erickson 286
  Chris Webber 286
143. Walt Frazier* 285
  Dan Majerle 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
146. Hedo Turkoglu 284
147. Serge Ibaka 283
148. Dick Barnett 282
149. Mark Aguirre 281
150. Jimmy Jones 280
151. Robert Reid 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Shawn Marion 277
154. Willis Reed* 275
  Reggie Miller* 275
156. Mario Chalmers 274
157. Carlos Boozer 273
158. Nate McMillan 271
159. Jim Eakins 270
160. Tree Rollins 269
161. Oscar Robertson* 267
  Jason Terry 267
163. Ricky Pierce 266
  Nate Thurmond* 266
165. Doc Rivers 265
  Moses Malone* 265
  Andrew Toney 265
168. Brian Shaw 264
  Amar'e Stoudemire 264
170. Mel Counts 263
171. Paul Pressey 261
172. Mario Elie 260
  Cedric Maxwell 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
175. Marcus Camby 259
  Dikembe Mutombo* 259
177. Lenny Wilkens* 258
178. Anthony Mason 257
  Tony Allen 257
180. Connie Simmons 256
  Nick Collison 256
182. Matt Barnes 255
  Arnie Risen* 255
  Larry Foust 255
185. Scott Williams 254
186. Louie Dampier* 252
187. Alvan Adams 251
188. Mark Eaton 250
189. John Paxson 249
  J.R. Smith 249
  Bryon Russell 249
  Boris Diaw 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
  Carmelo Anthony 249
195. Chris Childs 248
196. Greg Ostertag 247
197. Al Attles 246
  Paul Millsap 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
200. Ron Harper 245
  Terry Porter 245
202. Tayshaun Prince 244
  Metta World Peace 244
204. Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
206. Vince Carter 242
207. Otis Thorpe 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
  Paul Westphal 241
210. Rajon Rondo 240
  Wali Jones 240
  Doug Moe 240
  Charles Smith 240
214. Willie Wise 239
  Eddie Jones 239
  Steve Nash 239
217. Draymond Green 238
  Mike Bibby 238
219. Anderson Varejao 237
  Derek Harper 237
221. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
222. Harry Gallatin* 235
223. Vinnie Johnson 234
  Nene Hilario 234
225. Bob Lanier* 233
  Kevin Johnson 233
227. Clyde Lovellette* 232
228. Eric Snow 231
229. James Harden 230
230. Don Chaney 229
231. Glen Davis 228
  Russell Westbrook 228
  Lonnie Shelton 228
234. Danny Schayes 227
  Joe Dumars* 227
236. Rodney Rogers 226
237. Mark Jackson 225
238. Cincinnatus Powell 224
  David West 224
  Jack Coleman 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Kevin Durant 224
  Chuck Share 224
244. Gerald Govan 223
245. Steve Smith 221
  Lionel Hollins 221
247. Byron Beck 220
  Bill Sharman* 220
  Sean Elliott 220
  Larry Nance 220

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. Rasheed Wallace 645
  Derek Fisher 645
10. Dennis Rodman* 630
11. Robert Parish* 617
12. Dennis Johnson* 575
13. Kevin McHale* 571
14. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
15. Manu Ginobili 547
16. Bill Russell* 546
17. Michael Jordan* 541
18. John Stockton* 539
19. Paul Pierce 536
20. Danny Ainge 533
21. John Havlicek* 527
22. Magic Johnson* 524
23. Patrick Ewing* 522
24. Horace Grant 515
25. Tom Sanders* 508
26. Charles Oakley 503
27. Clifford Robinson 496
28. Clyde Drexler* 486
29. LeBron James 474
  Michael Cooper 474
31. Paul Silas 469
32. Larry Bird* 466
33. Kenyon Martin 458
34. Kendrick Perkins 453
35. Jerry West* 451
36. Dwyane Wade 448
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. Jerome Kersey 427
47. Caldwell Jones 426
48. David Robinson* 423
49. John Salley 420
50. Rik Smits 419
51. Tom Heinsohn* 417
  Tony Parker 417
53. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
55. Bill Bridges 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Charles Barkley* 408
  Dale Davis 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. Udonis Haslem 386
  Buck Williams 386
71. Jeff Hornacek 384
72. Antoine Carr 383
73. Elvin Hayes* 378
74. Bob Dandridge 377
75. Bailey Howell* 376
76. Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
78. Dolph Schayes* 371
  Wes Unseld* 371
80. Lamar Odom 370
81. Rudy LaRusso 366
82. Bruce Bowen 363
  Isiah Thomas* 363
84. Frank Ramsey* 362
85. Dwight Howard 360
86. Tom Chambers 359
87. Hal Greer* 357
88. Terry Cummings 353
89. James Worthy* 352
90. Rick Mahorn 348
  Jason Kidd 348
92. Shawn Kemp 346
93. Jason Collins 344
94. Slater Martin* 342
95. A.C. Green 340
96. Luc Longley 338
97. K.C. Jones* 335
98. Alonzo Mourning* 330
99. Antonio McDyess 329
100. P.J. Brown 327
  Dave DeBusschere* 327
102. Jamaal Wilkes* 326
103. James Edwards 325
104. Maurice Cheeks 324
105. John Starks 323
106. Cliff Hagan* 320
  Rick Fox 320
108. Alton Lister 319
109. Bob McAdoo* 318
110. Pau Gasol 316
111. Bob Cousy* 314
112. Bill Bradley* 313
113. Maurice Lucas 310
  Antonio Davis 310
  Tom Hawkins 310
116. Detlef Schrempf 309
  Mychal Thompson 309
118. George Mikan* 305
119. Kurt Thomas 300
120. Elden Campbell 298
121. Ben Wallace 296
122. Kevin Willis 294
123. Mark West 293
  Richard Jefferson 293
125. Tyson Chandler 291
126. Shane Battier 287
127. Chet Walker* 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Keith Erickson 286
  Chris Webber 286
131. Walt Frazier* 285
  Dan Majerle 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
134. Hedo Turkoglu 284
135. Serge Ibaka 283
136. Dick Barnett 282
137. Mark Aguirre 281
138. Shawn Marion 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Robert Reid 277
141. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
143. Mario Chalmers 274
144. Carlos Boozer 273
145. Nate McMillan 271
146. Tree Rollins 269
147. Oscar Robertson* 267
  Jason Terry 267
  Zelmo Beaty* 267
150. Ricky Pierce 266
  Nate Thurmond* 266
152. Doc Rivers 265
  Andrew Toney 265
154. Brian Shaw 264
  Amar'e Stoudemire 264
156. Mel Counts 263
157. Paul Pressey 261
158. Cedric Maxwell 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
  Mario Elie 260
161. Marcus Camby 259
  Dikembe Mutombo* 259
163. Lenny Wilkens* 258
164. Tony Allen 257
  Anthony Mason 257
166. Nick Collison 256
  Connie Simmons 256
168. Larry Foust 255
  Matt Barnes 255
  Arnie Risen* 255
171. Scott Williams 254
172. Alvan Adams 251
173. Mark Eaton 250
174. Boris Diaw 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
  John Paxson 249
  Bryon Russell 249
  Carmelo Anthony 249
  J.R. Smith 249
180. Chris Childs 248
181. Greg Ostertag 247
182. Al Attles 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
  Paul Millsap 246
185. Ron Harper 245
  Terry Porter 245
187. Moses Malone* 244
  Metta World Peace 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
190. Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
192. Vince Carter 242
193. Otis Thorpe 241
  Paul Westphal 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
196. Charles Smith 240
  Rajon Rondo 240
198. Steve Nash 239
  Eddie Jones 239
200. Mike Bibby 238
  Draymond Green 238
202. Derek Harper 237
  Anderson Varejao 237
204. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
205. Harry Gallatin* 235
206. Nene Hilario 234
  Wali Jones 234
  Vinnie Johnson 234
209. Kevin Johnson 233
  Bob Lanier* 233
211. Clyde Lovellette* 232
  Rick Barry* 232
213. Eric Snow 231
214. James Harden 230
215. Don Chaney 229
216. Glen Davis 228
  Russell Westbrook 228
  Lonnie Shelton 228
219. Danny Schayes 227
  Joe Dumars* 227
221. Rodney Rogers 226
222. Mark Jackson 225
223. Kevin Durant 224
  Jack Coleman 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  David West 224
  Chuck Share 224
228. Lionel Hollins 221
  Steve Smith 221
230. Sean Elliott 220
  Bill Sharman* 220
  Larry Nance 220
233. Jim Loscutoff 219
  Gail Goodrich* 219
  Ervin Johnson 219
  Erick Dampier 219
237. Joakim Noah 218
  Leandro Barbosa 218
239. Jeff Mullins 217
  Michael Finley 217
241. Earl Monroe* 216
  Josh Howard 216
243. Malik Rose 215
  Toni Kukoc 215
  Nathaniel Clifton* 215
246. Wayne Cooper 214
  Josh Smith 214
248. Antoine Walker 212
249. Jim Krebs 211
250. Larry Costello 210
  Deron Williams 210

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. Gerald Govan 223
  Willie Wise 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. Rick Mount 130
  Ted McClain 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. Maurice Lucas 92
  Julian Hammond 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. Willie Murrell 73
  George Irvine 73
77. Craig Raymond 72
78. John Roche 71
  Coby Dietrick 71
80. Neil Johnson 70
81. Jeffrey Congdon 69
82. Art Heyman 68
  Ray Scott 68
84. Larry Kenon 66
  Johnny Baum 66
  Charles Beasley 66
87. Tim Bassett 64
  Arthur Becker 64
89. George Peeples 63
90. Mike Barr 62
  Julius Keye 62
  Jesse Branson 62
93. John Clawson 60
94. Wayne Hightower 59
  Andrew Anderson 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. Ed Manning 53
  Kim Hughes 53
  Mike Pratt 53
  Mike Barrett 53
  Skip Thoren 53
109. Willard Sojourner 52
110. Mike Green 51
111. Henry Logan 50
112. Joe Caldwell 49
  Elton McGriff 49
114. Bruce Seals 48
115. Al Skinner 46
116. Marvin Barnes 45
  Marv Roberts 45
  Bob Bedell 45
  James Silas 45
  Joe DePre 45
  Charlie Scott 45
  Bud Olsen 45
123. Donald Sidle 44
124. Willie Porter 43
  Gene Littles 43
126. Bernie Williams 42
  Ronald Franz 42
128. Jimmy O'Brien 41
  Johnny Neumann 41
  John Barnhill 41
  Walter Piatkowski 41
  Bobby Hooper 41
133. Wayne Chapman 40
134. Gary Keller 39
  Swen Nater 39
  Jan Van Breda Kolff 39
137. Claude Terry 38
  Joe Hamilton 38
139. Jim Caldwell 36
  George Karl 36
  Ervin Inniger 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. Spencer Haywood* 31
  Goo Kennedy 31
154. Randolph Mahaffey 30
  Chuck Terry 30
156. Willie Long 29
  Jim Jarvis 29
158. Collis Jones 28
  Simmie Hill 28
  Adrian Smith 28
  Marvin Webster 28
  Samuel Robinson 28
  Al Tucker 28
  Mike Lewis 28
165. Ben Warley 27
  Gus Johnson* 27
167. Stephen Vacendak 26
  Bill McGill 26
  Warren Davis 26
170. Jim Chones 25
171. Jim Bradley 24
172. Arvesta Kelly 22
173. Ken Wilburn 21
  Moses Malone* 21
  Grant Simmons 21
176. Jasper Wilson 20
177. Dennis Holman 19
  John Smith 19
  Bo Lamar 19
  Caldwell Jones 19
181. Randy Denton 18
  Richard Clark 18
  Stephen Chubin 18
  Jay Miller 18
185. Rich Peek 17
  Errol Palmer 17
  Tommie Bowens 17
188. Jim McDaniels 16
  Cliff Hagan* 16
  Kendall Rhine 16
  George Johnson 16
192. Dave Twardzik 15
  Mark Olberding 15
194. Bob Verga 14
  Lee Davis 14
  Jimmy Rayl 14
  Allan Bristow 14
  Billy Shepherd 14
  George Adams 14
  Dennis Wuycik 14
201. John Trapp 13
  Len Chappell 13
  John Fairchild 13
  Jimmy Foster 13
  Mel Peterson 13
  Joe Roberts 13
207. Howard Bayne 12
  Bobby Edmonds 12
  Roger Brown 12
  Levern Tart 12
  Hank Whitney 12
  Dick Nemelka 12
  Bobby Wilson 12
214. Willie Somerset 11
  Calvin Fowler 11
  Rich Niemann 11
  Will Frazier 11
  Carl Fuller 11
  Guy Manning 11
220. Bob Lackey 10
  Erwin Mueller 10
  Hal Hale 10
  Donald Dee 10
  Marlbert Pradd 10
  Sonny Dove 10
226. Garfield Smith 9
  Dan Hester 9
  Dallas Thornton 9
  Donald Washington 9
  Charles Jordan 9
231. Dewitt Menyard 8
  Joe Hamood 8
  Dan Anderson 8
  Leland Mitchell 8
235. Al Cueto 7
  Gary Zeller 7
  Riney Lochmann 7
238. Henry Ward 6
  Howie Wright 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Russell Critchfield 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Roderick McDonald 6
  Tom Hoover 6
  Mike Flynn 6
  Wali Jones 6
  Earle Higgins 6
  Jerry Harkness 6
  Charles Edge 6
  Roy Ebron 6
  Bobby Croft 6
  Leary Lentz 6
  Dan Roundfield 6
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