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. Horace Grant 515
26. Tom Sanders* 508
27. Charles Oakley 503
28. Bobby Jones 502
29. Clifford Robinson 496
  LeBron James 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. Wilt Chamberlain* 412
  Bill Cartwright 412
61. Dale Davis 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Charles Barkley* 408
  Bill Bridges 408
65. Dirk Nowitzki 407
66. Sam Cassell 402
  Ray Allen 402
  Maurice Lucas 402
69. Richard Hamilton 401
70. Don Nelson* 399
71. Dave Cowens* 398
72. Vern Mikkelsen* 397
73. Roger Brown* 391
  Sam Jones* 391
75. Buck Williams 386
  Udonis Haslem 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. Chauncey Billups 373
  Kurt Rambis 373
  Billy Paultz 373
86. Wes Unseld* 371
  Dolph Schayes* 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. Jason Kidd 348
  Rick Mahorn 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. Dave DeBusschere* 327
  P.J. Brown 327
113. Artis Gilmore* 326
  Jamaal Wilkes* 326
115. James Edwards 325
116. Maurice Cheeks 324
117. John Starks 323
118. Rick Fox 320
  Serge Ibaka 320
120. Alton Lister 319
121. Bob McAdoo* 318
122. Bob Cousy* 314
123. Bill Bradley* 313
124. Antonio Davis 310
  Tom Hawkins 310
126. Mychal Thompson 309
  Detlef Schrempf 309
128. George Mikan* 305
129. Richard Jefferson 300
  Kurt Thomas 300
131. Ron Boone 298
  Elden Campbell 298
133. Ben Wallace 296
134. Kevin Willis 294
  George Gervin* 294
136. Mark West 293
137. Tyson Chandler 291
138. Darnell Hillman 288
139. Shane Battier 287
140. Keith Erickson 286
  Chet Walker* 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Chris Webber 286
144. Walt Frazier* 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
  Dan Majerle 285
147. Hedo Turkoglu 284
148. Dick Barnett 282
149. Mark Aguirre 281
150. Jimmy Jones 280
151. Shawn Marion 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Robert Reid 277
154. Draymond Green 276
155. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
157. Jason Terry 274
  Mario Chalmers 274
159. Carlos Boozer 273
  James Harden 273
161. Nate McMillan 271
162. Jim Eakins 270
  J.R. Smith 270
164. Tree Rollins 269
165. Oscar Robertson* 267
166. Ricky Pierce 266
  Nate Thurmond* 266
168. Andrew Toney 265
  Paul Millsap 265
  Moses Malone* 265
  Doc Rivers 265
172. Amar'e Stoudemire 264
  Brian Shaw 264
174. Mel Counts 263
  Matt Barnes 263
176. Paul Pressey 261
  Boris Diaw 261
178. Mario Elie 260
  Cedric Maxwell 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
181. Dikembe Mutombo* 259
  Marcus Camby 259
183. Lenny Wilkens* 258
  Nene Hilario 258
185. Anthony Mason 257
  Vince Carter 257
  Tony Allen 257
188. Nick Collison 256
  Connie Simmons 256
190. Larry Foust 255
  Arnie Risen* 255
192. Scott Williams 254
193. Louie Dampier* 252
194. Alvan Adams 251
195. Mark Eaton 250
  Kevin Durant 250
197. John Paxson 249
  Bryon Russell 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
  Carmelo Anthony 249
201. Chris Childs 248
202. Greg Ostertag 247
203. Kevin Duckworth 246
  Al Attles 246
  Rajon Rondo 246
206. Ron Harper 245
  Terry Porter 245
208. Metta World Peace 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
  Russell Westbrook 244
211. David West 243
  Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
214. Otis Thorpe 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
  Paul Westphal 241
217. Doug Moe 240
  Charles Smith 240
  Wali Jones 240
220. Steve Nash 239
  Eddie Jones 239
  Willie Wise 239
223. Mike Bibby 238
224. Derek Harper 237
  Anderson Varejao 237
226. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
227. Al Horford 235
  Harry Gallatin* 235
229. Vinnie Johnson 234
230. Kevin Johnson 233
  Bob Lanier* 233
232. Clyde Lovellette* 232
  Chris Paul 232
234. Eric Snow 231
235. Deron Williams 230
236. Don Chaney 229
237. Glen Davis 228
  Lonnie Shelton 228
239. Joe Dumars* 227
  Danny Schayes 227
241. Rodney Rogers 226
242. Mark Jackson 225
243. Jack Coleman 224
  Chuck Share 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Cincinnatus Powell 224
247. Gerald Govan 223
  Trevor Ariza 223
249. Joe Johnson 222
250. Lionel Hollins 221
  Steve Smith 221

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. Horace Grant 515
25. Tom Sanders* 508
26. Charles Oakley 503
27. LeBron James 496
  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. Wilt Chamberlain* 412
  Bill Cartwright 412
55. Charles Barkley* 408
  Bill Bridges 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Dale Davis 408
59. Dirk Nowitzki 407
60. Julius Erving* 403
61. Sam Cassell 402
  Ray Allen 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. Dwight Howard 381
74. Elvin Hayes* 378
75. Bob Dandridge 377
76. Bailey Howell* 376
77. Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
79. Dolph Schayes* 371
  Wes Unseld* 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. Jason Kidd 348
  Rick Mahorn 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. Dave DeBusschere* 327
  P.J. Brown 327
103. Jamaal Wilkes* 326
104. James Edwards 325
105. Maurice Cheeks 324
106. John Starks 323
107. Cliff Hagan* 320
  Rick Fox 320
  Serge Ibaka 320
110. Alton Lister 319
111. Bob McAdoo* 318
112. Bob Cousy* 314
113. Bill Bradley* 313
114. Antonio Davis 310
  Maurice Lucas 310
  Tom Hawkins 310
117. Detlef Schrempf 309
  Mychal Thompson 309
119. George Mikan* 305
120. Kurt Thomas 300
  Richard Jefferson 300
122. Elden Campbell 298
123. Ben Wallace 296
124. Kevin Willis 294
125. Mark West 293
126. Tyson Chandler 291
127. Shane Battier 287
128. Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Keith Erickson 286
  Chris Webber 286
  Chet Walker* 286
132. Walt Frazier* 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
  Dan Majerle 285
135. Hedo Turkoglu 284
136. Dick Barnett 282
137. Mark Aguirre 281
138. Robert Reid 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Shawn Marion 277
141. Draymond Green 276
142. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
144. Mario Chalmers 274
  Jason Terry 274
146. Carlos Boozer 273
  James Harden 273
148. Nate McMillan 271
149. J.R. Smith 270
150. Tree Rollins 269
151. Zelmo Beaty* 267
  Oscar Robertson* 267
153. Ricky Pierce 266
  Nate Thurmond* 266
155. Doc Rivers 265
  Andrew Toney 265
  Paul Millsap 265
158. Amar'e Stoudemire 264
  Brian Shaw 264
160. Mel Counts 263
  Matt Barnes 263
162. Paul Pressey 261
  Boris Diaw 261
164. Cedric Maxwell 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
  Mario Elie 260
167. Dikembe Mutombo* 259
  Marcus Camby 259
169. Lenny Wilkens* 258
  Nene Hilario 258
171. Anthony Mason 257
  Vince Carter 257
  Tony Allen 257
174. Nick Collison 256
  Connie Simmons 256
176. Arnie Risen* 255
  Larry Foust 255
178. Scott Williams 254
179. Alvan Adams 251
180. Mark Eaton 250
  Kevin Durant 250
182. Larry Siegfried 249
  John Paxson 249
  Carmelo Anthony 249
  Bryon Russell 249
186. Chris Childs 248
187. Greg Ostertag 247
188. Rajon Rondo 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
  Al Attles 246
191. Terry Porter 245
  Ron Harper 245
193. Russell Westbrook 244
  Moses Malone* 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
  Metta World Peace 244
197. Gus Williams 243
  Lindsey Hunter 243
  David West 243
200. Jo Jo White* 241
  Paul Westphal 241
  Otis Thorpe 241
203. Charles Smith 240
204. Eddie Jones 239
  Steve Nash 239
206. Mike Bibby 238
207. Anderson Varejao 237
  Derek Harper 237
209. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
210. Harry Gallatin* 235
  Al Horford 235
212. Wali Jones 234
  Vinnie Johnson 234
214. Kevin Johnson 233
  Bob Lanier* 233
216. Chris Paul 232
  Clyde Lovellette* 232
  Rick Barry* 232
219. Eric Snow 231
220. Deron Williams 230
221. Don Chaney 229
222. Glen Davis 228
  Lonnie Shelton 228
224. Joe Dumars* 227
  Danny Schayes 227
226. Rodney Rogers 226
227. Mark Jackson 225
228. Chuck Share 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Jack Coleman 224
231. Trevor Ariza 223
232. Joe Johnson 222
233. Lionel Hollins 221
  Steve Smith 221
235. Sean Elliott 220
  Bill Sharman* 220
  Larry Nance 220
238. Jim Loscutoff 219
  Ervin Johnson 219
  Gail Goodrich* 219
  Erick Dampier 219
242. Joakim Noah 218
  Leandro Barbosa 218
244. Michael Finley 217
  Jeff Mullins 217
246. Earl Monroe* 216
  Josh Howard 216
248. Malik Rose 215
  Nat Clifton* 215
  Toni Kukoc 215

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. Mack Calvin 179
  Goose Ligon 179
23. Les Hunter 177
  Bob Netolicky 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. George Carter 123
  Jackie Moreland 123
43. Warren Jabali 121
44. Wil Jones 118
  Rick Barry* 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. Bobby Jones 102
  Tom Owens 102
54. John Williamson 101
55. Don Buse 100
  Mike Gale 100
57. Larry Jones 99
  Maurice McHartley 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. Gary Bradds 83
  Connie Hawkins* 83
73. Chuck Williams 82
74. Bird Averitt 74
75. George Irvine 73
  Willie Murrell 73
77. Craig Raymond 72
78. John Roche 71
  Coby Dietrick 71
80. Neil Johnson 70
81. Jeffrey Congdon 69
82. Ray Scott 68
  Art Heyman 68
84. Larry Kenon 66
  Johnny Baum 66
  Charles Beasley 66
87. Arthur Becker 64
  Tim Bassett 64
89. George Peeples 63
90. Mike Barr 62
  Julius Keye 62
  Jesse Branson 62
93. John Clawson 60
94. Andrew Anderson 59
  Wayne Hightower 59
96. Chico Vaughn 58
  Manny Leaks 58
  Gus Gerard 58
99. Billy Cunningham* 57
100. Frank Card 56
101. Al Smith 55
102. David Thompson* 54
  Billy Knight 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. Ronald Franz 42
  Bernie Williams 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. Joe Hamilton 38
  Claude Terry 38
139. Jim Caldwell 36
  Ervin Inniger 36
  George Karl 36
142. Daniel Sparks 35
  Ollie Darden 35
  George Tinsley 35
145. Mike Butler 34
  Jim Ard 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. 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. Warren Davis 26
  Bill McGill 26
  Stephen Vacendak 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. Caldwell Jones 19
  Bo Lamar 19
  John Smith 19
  Dennis Holman 19
181. Randy Denton 18
  Richard Clark 18
  Stephen Chubin 18
  Jay Miller 18
185. Tommie Bowens 17
  Errol Palmer 17
  Rich Peek 17
188. Jim McDaniels 16
  Cliff Hagan* 16
  Kendall Rhine 16
  George Johnson 16
192. Mark Olberding 15
  Dave Twardzik 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
  Don 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. Leland Mitchell 8
  Dan Anderson 8
  Joe Hamood 8
  Dewitt Menyard 8
235. Gary Zeller 7
  Al Cueto 7
  Riney Lochmann 7
238. Mike Flynn 6
  Henry Ward 6
  Howie Wright 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Russell Critchfield 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Roderick McDonald 6
  Tom Hoover 6
  Dan Roundfield 6
  Wali Jones 6
  Earle Higgins 6
  Jerry Harkness 6
  Charles Edge 6
  Roy Ebron 6
  Bobby Croft 6
  Leary Lentz 6

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