NBA Single Game Leaders and Records for Field Goal Attempts

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

Single game leaders since the 1983-84 season.

Table
Rank Player FGADate Tm
1. Kobe Bryant*50 2016-04-13 LAL
2. Michael Jordan*49 1993-01-16 CHI
3. Kobe Bryant*47 2002-11-07 LAL
  Chris Webber*47 2001-01-05 SAC
5. Kobe Bryant*46 2006-01-22 LAL
6. Kobe Bryant*45 2006-12-29 LAL
7. Russell Westbrook44 2016-10-28 OKC
  Kobe Bryant*44 2008-01-14 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*44 2007-03-30 LAL
10. Russell Westbrook43 2015-04-12 OKC
  Michael Jordan*43 1990-02-14 CHI
  Michael Jordan*43 1987-01-15 CHI
  Michael Jordan*43 1986-11-28 CHI
14. Allen Iverson*42 2002-01-15 PHI
  Dominique Wilkins*42 1988-02-19 ATL
16. James Harden41 2019-11-16 HOU
  Kobe Bryant*41 2012-12-22 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*41 2006-01-07 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*41 2003-02-14 LAL
  David Robinson*41 1994-04-24 SAS
21. Russell Westbrook40 2017-03-29 OKC
  Devin Booker40 2017-03-24 PHO
  Zach Randolph40 2007-01-27 POR
  Kobe Bryant*40 2002-11-15 LAL
  Allen Iverson*40 2001-01-21 PHI
  Allen Iverson*40 2000-02-06 PHI
  Hakeem Olajuwon*40 1997-01-30 HOU
  Shaquille O'Neal*40 1996-03-22 ORL
29. Giannis Antetokounmpo39 2023-02-02 MIL
  Klay Thompson39 2023-01-02 GSW
  Giannis Antetokounmpo39 2022-12-28 MIL
  James Harden39 2019-03-20 HOU
  Russell Westbrook39 2017-03-07 OKC
  Monta Ellis39 2010-01-18 GSW
  Dwyane Wade39 2009-03-14 MIA
  Kobe Bryant*39 2007-03-16 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*39 2006-03-20 LAL
  Michael Jordan*39 1997-11-03 CHI
  Michael Jordan*39 1992-11-20 CHI
  Michael Jordan*39 1991-11-29 CHI
  Dale Ellis39 1989-11-09 SEA
  Dominique Wilkins*39 1988-02-13 ATL
  Michael Jordan*39 1987-03-04 CHI
  Michael Jordan*39 1987-02-01 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*39 1986-04-04 ATL
46. Bradley Beal38 2019-12-23 WAS
  James Harden38 2019-01-23 HOU
  DeMar DeRozan38 2017-03-21 TOR
  Russell Westbrook38 2015-02-26 OKC
  Kobe Bryant*38 2009-03-01 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*38 2006-12-15 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*38 2006-03-31 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*38 2003-02-18 LAL
  Michael Jordan*38 2001-12-29 WAS
  Allen Iverson*38 2000-01-03 PHI
  Michael Jordan*38 1997-11-21 CHI
  Bernard King*38 1991-02-26 WSB
  Michael Jordan*38 1987-11-21 CHI
  Michael Jordan*38 1987-04-16 CHI
  Michael Jordan*38 1986-12-06 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*38 1985-03-26 ATL
  Purvis Short38 1984-01-07 GSW
63. Kevin Durant37 2022-03-13 BRK
  Jayson Tatum37 2021-04-30 BOS
  Bradley Beal37 2021-04-26 WAS
  Bradley Beal37 2021-01-27 WAS
  Damian Lillard37 2020-01-20 POR
  James Harden37 2020-01-14 HOU
  James Harden37 2019-12-03 HOU
  D'Angelo Russell37 2019-11-08 GSW
  Bradley Beal37 2017-12-05 WAS
  Kobe Bryant*37 2014-11-04 LAL
  Rudy Gay37 2013-11-11 TOR
  Kobe Bryant*37 2010-01-08 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*37 2008-03-28 LAL
  Kobe Bryant*37 2007-03-22 LAL
  Richard Hamilton37 2006-12-27 DET
  Gilbert Arenas37 2006-12-22 WAS
  Allen Iverson*37 2006-11-27 PHI
  Allen Iverson*37 2006-02-15 PHI
  Tracy McGrady*37 2006-01-29 HOU
  Kobe Bryant*37 2005-12-28 LAL
  Tracy McGrady*37 2004-03-10 ORL
  Tracy McGrady*37 2003-02-02 ORL
  Kobe Bryant*37 2002-11-17 LAL
  Allen Iverson*37 2002-03-03 PHI
  Chris Webber*37 2000-02-20 SAC
  Michael Jordan*37 1998-02-04 CHI
  Damon Stoudamire37 1996-12-11 TOR
  Hakeem Olajuwon*37 1996-01-18 HOU
  Jamal Mashburn37 1995-04-11 DAL
  Michael Jordan*37 1995-03-28 CHI
  Michael Jordan*37 1992-12-23 CHI
  Patrick Ewing*37 1991-03-26 NYK
  Michael Jordan*37 1990-03-28 CHI
  Michael Jordan*37 1989-12-20 CHI
  Michael Jordan*37 1987-12-29 CHI
  Joe Barry Carroll37 1987-02-01 GSW
  Michael Jordan*37 1986-12-05 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*37 1986-04-10 ATL
  Alex English*37 1984-11-08 DEN
  Alex English*37 1983-12-22 DEN