NBA & ABA Progressive Leaders and Records for Personal Fouls

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

Table
  Year-by-Year PF   Active PF   Career PF   Single Season PF
1946-47Stan Miasek 208   Stan Miasek 208   Stan Miasek 208   Stan Miasek 208
1947-48Chuck Gilmur 231   Stan Miasek 400   Stan Miasek 400   Chuck Gilmur 231
1948-49Ed Sadowski 273   Ed Sadowski 649   Ed Sadowski 649   Ed Sadowski 273
1949-50George Mikan* 297   Ed Sadowski 893   Ed Sadowski 893   George Mikan* 297
1950-51George Mikan* 308   Joe Fulks* 1110   Joe Fulks* 1110   George Mikan* 308
1951-52George Mikan* 286   Joe Fulks* 1365   Joe Fulks* 1365   George Mikan* 308
1952-53Monk Meineke 334   Joe Fulks* 1684   Joe Fulks* 1684   Monk Meineke 334
1953-54Earl Lloyd* 303   Joe Fulks* 1774   Joe Fulks* 1774   Monk Meineke 334
1954-55Vern Mikkelsen* 319   Arnie Risen* 1791   Arnie Risen* 1791   Monk Meineke 334
1955-56Vern Mikkelsen* 319   Arnie Risen* 2091   Arnie Risen* 2091   Monk Meineke 334
1956-57Vern Mikkelsen* 312   Vern Mikkelsen* 2267   Vern Mikkelsen* 2267   Monk Meineke 334
1957-58Walter Dukes 311   Vern Mikkelsen* 2566   Vern Mikkelsen* 2566   Monk Meineke 334
1958-59Walter Dukes 332   Vern Mikkelsen* 2812   Vern Mikkelsen* 2812   Monk Meineke 334
1959-60Tom Gola* 311   Dolph Schayes* 2716   Vern Mikkelsen* 2812   Monk Meineke 334
1960-61Paul Arizin* 335   Dolph Schayes* 3012   Dolph Schayes* 3012   Paul Arizin* 335
1961-62Tom Meschery 330   Dolph Schayes* 3179   Dolph Schayes* 3179   Paul Arizin* 335
1962-63Zelmo Beaty* 312   Dolph Schayes* 3356   Dolph Schayes* 3356   Paul Arizin* 335
1963-64Wayne Embry* 325   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Paul Arizin* 335
1964-65Bailey Howell* 345   Jack Twyman* 2660   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bailey Howell* 345
1965-66Zelmo Beaty* 344   Jack Twyman* 2782   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bailey Howell* 345
1966-67Joe Strawder 344   Richie Guerin* 2694   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bailey Howell* 345
1967-68Bill Bridges 366   Bailey Howell* 2718   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bill Bridges 366
1968-69Billy Cunningham* 329   Bailey Howell* 3003   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bill Bridges 366
1969-70Jim Davis 335   Bailey Howell* 3264   Dolph Schayes* 3432   Bill Bridges 366
1970-71Dave Cowens* 350   Hal Greer* 3511   Hal Greer* 3511   Bill Bridges 366
1971-72Dave Cowens* 314   Hal Greer* 3779   Hal Greer* 3779   Bill Bridges 366
1972-73Neal Walk 323   Hal Greer* 3855   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1973-74Kevin Porter 319   Walt Bellamy* 3534   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1974-75Phil Jackson*
Bob Dandridge
330   Walt Bellamy* 3536   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1975-76Charlie Scott 356   John Havlicek* 2888   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1976-77Lonnie Shelton 363   John Havlicek* 3096   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1977-78Lonnie Shelton 350   John Havlicek* 3281   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Bridges 366
1978-79Bill Robinzine 367   Paul Silas 2985   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Robinzine 367
1979-80Darryl Dawkins 328   Elvin Hayes* 3251   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Robinzine 367
1980-81Ben Poquette 342   Elvin Hayes* 3551   Hal Greer* 3855   Bill Robinzine 367
1981-82Steve Johnson 372   Elvin Hayes* 3838   Hal Greer* 3855   Steve Johnson 372
1982-83Darryl Dawkins 379   Elvin Hayes* 4070   Elvin Hayes* 4070   Darryl Dawkins 379
1983-84Darryl Dawkins 386   Elvin Hayes* 4193   Elvin Hayes* 4193   Darryl Dawkins 386
1984-85Hakeem Olajuwon* 344   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3752   Elvin Hayes* 4193   Darryl Dawkins 386
1985-86Charles Barkley* 333   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4000   Elvin Hayes* 4193   Darryl Dawkins 386
1986-87Steve Johnson 340   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4245   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4245   Darryl Dawkins 386
1987-88Patrick Ewing* 332   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4461   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4461   Darryl Dawkins 386
1988-89Grant Long 337   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1989-90Rik Smits 328   Jack Sikma 3661   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1990-91Sam Mitchell 338   Jack Sikma 3879   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1991-92Tyrone Hill 315   Robert Parish* 3800   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1992-93Stanley Roberts 332   Robert Parish* 4001   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1993-94Shawn Kemp 312   Robert Parish* 4191   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1994-95Shawn Bradley 338   Robert Parish* 4323   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1995-96Otis Thorpe
Elden Campbell
300   Robert Parish* 4403   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1996-97Shawn Kemp 320   Robert Parish* 4443   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1997-98Ervin Johnson 321   Buck Williams 4267   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1998-99Danny Fortson 212   Hakeem Olajuwon* 4007   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
1999-00Shawn Kemp 371   Hakeem Olajuwon* 4095   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2000-01Aaron Williams 319   Hakeem Olajuwon* 4236   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2001-02Kurt Thomas 341   Hakeem Olajuwon* 4383   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2002-03Kurt Thomas 344   Karl Malone* 4462   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2003-04Theo Ratliff 300   Karl Malone* 4578   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2004-05Jason Collins 322   Kevin Willis 4161   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2005-06Al Harrington 301   Clifford Robinson 4077   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2006-07Andris Biedrins 304   Clifford Robinson 4175   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2007-08Mikki Moore 310   Shaquille O'Neal* 3604   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2008-09Jason Thompson 314   Shaquille O'Neal* 3857   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2009-10Dwight Howard 287   Shaquille O'Neal* 4026   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2010-11DeMarcus Cousins 332   Shaquille O'Neal* 4146   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2011-12DeMarcus Cousins 257   Kurt Thomas 3527   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2012-13Amir Johnson 301   Kurt Thomas 3579   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2013-14Andre Drummond 273   Kevin Garnett 3382   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2014-15Andre Drummond 285   Kevin Garnett 3491   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
2015-16Giannis Antetokounmpo 258   Paul Pierce 3603   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4657   Darryl Dawkins 386
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