NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Free Throws

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

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player FT
1.Karl Malone* 9787
2.Moses Malone* 9018
3.Kobe Bryant* 8378
4.Oscar Robertson* 7694
5.LeBron James 7590
6.Michael Jordan* 7327
7.Dirk Nowitzki 7240
8.Jerry West* 7160
9.Paul Pierce* 6918
10.Adrian Dantley* 6832
11.Dolph Schayes* 6712
 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
13.Dan Issel* 6591
14.James Harden 6585
15.Allen Iverson* 6375
16.Charles Barkley* 6349
17.Julius Erving* 6256
18.Reggie Miller* 6237
19.Carmelo Anthony 6193
20.Bob Pettit* 6182
21.Artis Gilmore* 6132
22.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
23.David Robinson* 6035
24.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
25.Kevin Durant 5973
26.Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
27.Tim Duncan* 5896
28.Elgin Baylor* 5763
29.George Gervin* 5737
30.Rick Barry* 5713
31.Dwyane Wade 5708
32.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
33.Lenny Wilkens* 5394
34.Patrick Ewing* 5392
35.John Havlicek* 5369
36.Elvin Hayes* 5356
37.Dwight Howard 5268
38.Russell Westbrook 5251
39.Walt Bellamy* 5113
40.Chet Walker* 5079
41.Tom Chambers 5066
42.Paul Arizin* 5010
43.Magic Johnson* 4960
44.Kevin Garnett* 4887
45.Vince Carter 4852
46.John Stockton* 4788
47.Pau Gasol 4755
48.Bailey Howell* 4740
49.World B. Free 4718
50.DeMar DeRozan 4698
 Clyde Drexler* 4698
52.Tiny Archibald* 4664
53.Reggie Theus 4663
54.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
55.Bob Cousy* 4624
56.Corey Maggette 4605
57.Hal Greer* 4578
58.Mitch Richmond* 4561
59.Chauncey Billups 4496
60.Detlef Schrempf 4486
61.Chris Bosh* 4466
62.Chris Paul 4438
63.Dave Bing* 4403
64.Ray Allen* 4398
65.Richie Guerin* 4328
66.Gail Goodrich* 4319
 John Drew 4319
68.Shawn Kemp 4304
69.Jack Sikma* 4292
70.Alex English* 4277
71.Dick Van Arsdale 4253
72.Grant Hill* 4228
73.George McGinnis* 4164
74.Mack Calvin 4144
75.Amar'e Stoudemire 4142
76.Robert Parish* 4106
77.Alonzo Mourning* 4057
78.Isiah Thomas* 4036
79.Andre Miller 4015
 Billy Cunningham* 4015
81.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
82.Lou Williams 3977
83.Bernard King* 3972
84.Buck Williams 3971
85.Larry Bird* 3960
86.Bob McAdoo* 3944
87.Kevin Johnson 3943
88.Tracy McGrady* 3882
89.Otis Thorpe 3853
90.Dennis Johnson* 3791
91.Damian Lillard 3771
92.Stephon Marbury 3768
93.Zelmo Beaty* 3757
94.Ed Macauley* 3750
95.Bob Lanier* 3724
96.Jamal Crawford 3694
97.Mark Aguirre 3664
98.Earl Monroe* 3642
99.Kevin McHale* 3634
100.Elton Brand 3627
101.Ron Boone 3626
102.LaMarcus Aldridge 3625
103.Rolando Blackman 3620
104.Chris Mullin* 3616
105.Cedric Maxwell 3598
106.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
107.Larry Foust 3570
108.Sam Cassell 3567
109.Pete Maravich* 3564
110.Richard Jefferson 3562
111.Kevin Martin 3561
112.Clifford Robinson 3560
113.Spencer Haywood* 3558
114.Antawn Jamison 3521
115.Zach Randolph 3507
116.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
117.Sam Perkins 3479
118.Hersey Hawkins 3466
119.Latrell Sprewell 3456
120.Calvin Murphy* 3445
121.Terry Porter 3433
122.Rod Strickland 3432
123.Joe Dumars* 3423
124.Neil Johnston* 3417
125.Bill Cartwright 3401
126.Tony Parker 3400
127.Nate Thurmond* 3395
128.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
129.Ricky Pierce 3389
130.Manu Ginóbili 3380
131.Cliff Hagan* 3370
132.Jack Twyman* 3366
133.David Thompson* 3356
134.Jimmy Butler 3347
135.Terry Cummings 3326
 Derrick Coleman 3326
137.Walt Frazier* 3321
138.Orlando Woolridge 3315
139.Rudy LaRusso 3303
140.Kyle Lowry 3299
141.Dick Barnett 3290
142.Kevin Love 3266
143.Gary Payton* 3265
144.James Edwards 3257
145.Mickey Johnson 3253
146.Richard Hamilton 3240
147.Connie Hawkins* 3235
148.Johnny Newman 3228
149.Glen Rice 3225
150.Harry Gallatin* 3223
151.Tom Van Arsdale 3222
152.Paul Silas 3196
153.Anthony Davis 3191
154.Eddie Johnson 3186
155.James Silas 3172
156.DeMarcus Cousins 3157
157.Lou Hudson 3156
158.Freddie Lewis 3154
159.Bill Russell* 3148
160.Bill Sharman* 3143
161.Walter Davis 3128
162.Scottie Pippen* 3122
163.A.C. Green 3119
164.Kelly Tripucka 3106
165.Jason Kidd* 3103
166.Donnie Freeman 3090
167.Paul Millsap 3070
168.George Mikan* 3068
169.Juwan Howard 3067
170.Blake Griffin 3065
171.Steve Smith 3064
172.Steve Nash* 3060
173.Bob Boozer 3042
174.Happy Hairston 3025
175.Armen Gilliam 3024
176.Kevin Willis 3023
177.Billy Knight 3021
178.Rudy Gay 3012
179.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
180.Mike Newlin 3005
181.Bob Love 3001
182.Maurice Lucas 2992
183.Giannis Antetokounmpo 2974
184.Jeff Hornacek 2973
185.Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
186.Christian Laettner 2957
187.Jeff Malone 2947
188.Stephen Curry 2941
189.Larry Nance 2939
190.Larry Jones 2907
191.Randy Smith 2893
192.Vlade Divac* 2888
193.Gilbert Arenas 2879
194.Deron Williams 2878
195.Sam Jones* 2869
196.Don Nelson* 2864
197.Danilo Gallinari 2852
198.Sleepy Floyd 2846
199.Paul George 2830
200.Andre Iguodala 2816
201.Marc Gasol 2813
202.Dan Roundfield 2810
203.Carl Braun* 2801
204.Devin Harris 2793
205.Charlie Scott* 2790
206.Danny Schayes 2788
207.Steve Francis 2785
208.Joe Johnson 2783
209.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
210.Jason Terry 2771
211.Jalen Rose 2770
212.Eddie Jones 2745
213.Kemba Walker 2742
214.Brad Daugherty 2741
215.Ron Harper 2735
216.Sidney Wicks 2711
217.Rony Seikaly 2691
218.Brook Lopez 2689
219.Mark Olberding 2683
220.Elden Campbell 2679
 Charles Oakley 2679
222.George Yardley* 2677
223.Monta Ellis 2675
224.Jimmy Jones 2668
225.Antonio Davis 2665
226.Red Kerr 2662
227.Bill Bridges 2650
228.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
 Ray Scott 2648
230.Dale Ellis 2639
231.Gene Shue 2638
 Bob Dandridge* 2638
233.Jerry Lucas* 2635
234.Brad Miller 2631
235.Kevin Loughery 2621
236.John Wall 2614
 Purvis Short 2614
238.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
239.Paul Westphal* 2596
240.Dave Robisch 2587
241.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
243.David West 2571
244.Derek Harper 2554
245.Nenê Hilário 2552
246.Tim Hardaway 2551
247.Chris Webber* 2534
248.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
 Mike Gminski 2531
250.Joe Smith 2528

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player FT
1.Mack Calvin 3554
2.Freddie Lewis 3063
3.Donnie Freeman 2927
4.Dan Issel* 2799
5.Larry Jones 2673
6.Ron Boone 2640
7.Jimmy Jones 2491
8.Roger Brown* 2466
9.Mel Daniels* 2418
10.Julius Erving* 2412
11.Louie Dampier* 2352
12.Jim Eakins 2217
13.Steve Jones 2144
14.Willie Wise 2133
15.George Carter 2083
16.Cincinnatus Powell 2069
17.Warren Jabali 2018
 Artis Gilmore* 2018
19.George Thompson 1937
20.Rick Barry* 1895
21.Ralph Simpson 1877
22.Glen Combs 1859
23.George McGinnis* 1848
24.Bob Netolicky 1748
25.James Silas 1732
26.Darel Carrier 1723
27.Chuck Williams 1646
28.Red Robbins 1624
29.Larry Miller 1613
30.Dave Robisch 1549
31.Bob Verga 1543
32.Doug Moe 1540
33.Zelmo Beaty* 1442
34.Goose Ligon 1431
35.Larry Brown* 1413
36.Warren Davis 1403
37.Rich Jones 1393
38.Billy Paultz 1369
39.Les Hunter 1297
40.John Beasley 1256
41.Bill Melchionni 1255
42.Levern Tart 1254
43.Bill Keller 1202
44.Bob Warren 1197
45.George Gervin* 1196
46.Byron Beck 1192
47.Wayne Hightower 1158
48.Donald Sidle 1155
49.Ronald Franz 1150
50.Wil Jones 1138
51.Charles Williams 1136
52.Walter Simon 1121
53.Fatty Taylor 1106
54.Stew Johnson 1097
55.Stephen Chubin 1074
56.Connie Hawkins* 1028
57.John Brisker 1007
58.Johnny Neumann 991
59.Charlie Scott* 981
60.Gerald Govan 962
61.Larry Cannon 929
62.Arthur Becker 919
63.Gene Moore 916
64.Randolph Mahaffey 863
65.Mike Lewis 855
66.Willie Somerset 843
67.Gary Bradds 841
68.Tom Owens 837
69.Gene Littles 829
70.Ira Harge 828
71.Manny Leaks 818
72.Al Smith 817
73.Joe Caldwell 800
74.Julian Hammond 781
75.Dave Twardzik 776
76.Joe Hamilton 774
 George Lehmann 774
78.John Roche 769
79.Darnell Hillman 756
80.Tony Jackson 749
 Oliver Taylor 749
82.Ted McClain 746
83.Art Heyman 731
84.Trooper Washington 723
85.Charles Beasley 717
86.Skeeter Swift 713
87.Bird Averitt 671
88.Frank Card 659
89.Mervin Jackson 657
90.Marv Roberts 650
91.George Stone 646
92.Randy Denton 643
93.George Peeples 640
94.Julius Keye 629
95.Billy Knight 622
96.Billy Cunningham* 621
97.Willie Long 614
98.Rick Mount 613
99.Chico Vaughn 609
100.Bo Lamar 598
101.Larry Kenon 594
102.Lonnie Wright 593
103.Maurice McHartley 586
104.Brian Taylor 582
105.Caldwell Jones 575
106.Mike Jackson 569
107.Jackie Moreland 552
108.Mike Green 548
109.Spencer Haywood* 547
110.Marvin Barnes 546
111.David Thompson* 541
112.Collis Jones 510
113.George Irvine 508
114.Bob Bedell 490
115.Ben Warley 487
 Moses Malone* 487
117.Sam Smith 486
118.Lee Davis 484
119.Willie Murrell 474
120.Swen Nater 473
121.Andrew Anderson 465
122.Ed Johnson 464
123.John Williamson 460
124.Mike Barrett 458
125.Goo Kennedy 449
126.Mike Gale 436
127.Skip Thoren 435
128.Sonny Dove 428
129.Ollie Darden 415
130.Mike Butler 406
131.Simmie Hill 403
132.Bobby Jones* 402
133.Cliff Hagan* 401
134.Ron Perry 399
135.Maurice Lucas 397
136.Bobby Lloyd 388
137.Gus Gerard 381
138.Travis Grant 375
139.Larry Bunce 370
140.Jim Hadnot 368
141.Wendell Ladner 366
142.Jeffrey Congdon 365
143.Neil Johnson 362
144.Henry Logan 359
145.Don Buse 356
146.Will Frazier 348
147.Jan van Breda Kolff 342
 Coby Dietrick 342
149.Dan Anderson 341
150.Jimmy O'Brien 337
151.Jesse Branson 332
152.Bobby Rascoe 325
153.Craig Raymond 315
154.George Karl 312
155.Willie Sojourner 311
156.Wayne Chapman 304
157.Hank Whitney 303
158.Jim Chones 297
159.Ed Manning 292
160.Dave Lattin 290
161.Steven Kramer 287
162.Claude Terry 284
163.Ticky Burden 283
164.Bernie Williams 281
165.Ray Scott 276
166.Al Skinner 275
167.John Barnhill 262
168.Kevin Joyce 261
169.Arvesta Kelly 260
170.Keith Swagerty 259
171.Jim McDaniels 257
 Bill McGill 257
173.Jimmy Rayl 256
174.Tom Hoover 253
175.Barry Liebowitz 248
 Mike Barr 248
177.Mel Bennett 246
178.Tim Bassett 239
179.Bruce Spraggins 238
180.Jim Ard 230
181.John Fairchild 229
182.Grant Simmons 228
183.Len Elmore 224
184.Larry Finch 223
 Leary Lentz 223
186.Willie Porter 216
 George Adams 216
188.Don Carlos 214
189.Gary Keller 211
190.Rich Niemann 209
191.George Tinsley 208
192.Lester Selvage 206
193.Johnny Baum 198
194.Bill Bunting 195
195.Walter Piatkowski 193
196.Al Tucker 191
 Mark Olberding 191
198.Stephen Vacendak 190
199.Charles Edge 187
200.Joe Hamood 186
 Jim Caldwell 186
202.Tommie Bowens 185
203.Jerry Harkness 182
204.Mel Nowell 176
 Kendall Rhine 176
206.Mike Pratt 175
207.John Smith 172
208.Errol Palmer 170
 Ronald Thomas 170
210.Jay Miller 168
211.Joe DePre 166
212.Tom Workman 163
 Dennis Grey 163
 Bobby Wilson 163
215.Al Cueto 157
 Samuel Robinson 157
217.Barry Orms 152
218.Bobby Edmonds 151
219.Jerry Chambers 148
220.Len Chappell 144
221.Spider Bennett 140
222.Jim Jarvis 139
223.Richard Clark 137
 Dennis Wuycik 137
 M.L. Carr 137
226.Guy Manning 136
227.Riney Lochmann 134
228.Dewitt Menyard 131
 William Franklin 131
230.Barry Parkhill 130
 Joe Kennedy 130
 David Vaughn 130
233.Jerry Pettway 124
234.Cotton Nash 121
235.Ervin Inniger 120
 David Lee 120
237.Daniel Sparks 118
238.Marlbert Pradd 113
239.Jim Bradley 109
240.Patrick McFarland 108
241.Mike Maloy 106
242.Billy Schaeffer 104
243.Wesley Bialosuknia 103
 Loyd King 103
 Billy Shepherd 103
246.Wali Jones 102
247.Johnny Austin 101
248.Bob Lackey 99
249.Chuck Terry 97
250.Lionel Billingy 93
 Darrell Elston 93
 Dallas Thornton 93

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player FT
1.Karl Malone* 9787
2.Moses Malone* 8531
3.Kobe Bryant* 8378
4.Oscar Robertson* 7694
5.LeBron James 7590
6.Michael Jordan* 7327
7.Dirk Nowitzki 7240
8.Jerry West* 7160
9.Paul Pierce* 6918
10.Adrian Dantley* 6832
11.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
 Dolph Schayes* 6712
13.James Harden 6585
14.Allen Iverson* 6375
15.Charles Barkley* 6349
16.Reggie Miller* 6237
17.Carmelo Anthony 6193
18.Bob Pettit* 6182
19.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
20.David Robinson* 6035
21.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
22.Kevin Durant 5973
23.Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
24.Tim Duncan* 5896
25.Elgin Baylor* 5763
26.Dwyane Wade 5708
27.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
28.Lenny Wilkens* 5394
29.Patrick Ewing* 5392
30.John Havlicek* 5369
31.Elvin Hayes* 5356
32.Dwight Howard 5268
33.Russell Westbrook 5251
34.Walt Bellamy* 5113
35.Chet Walker* 5079
36.Tom Chambers 5066
37.Paul Arizin* 5010
38.Magic Johnson* 4960
39.Kevin Garnett* 4887
40.Vince Carter 4852
41.John Stockton* 4788
42.Pau Gasol 4755
43.Bailey Howell* 4740
44.World B. Free 4718
45.Clyde Drexler* 4698
 DeMar DeRozan 4698
47.Tiny Archibald* 4664
48.Reggie Theus 4663
49.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
50.Bob Cousy* 4624
51.Corey Maggette 4605
52.Hal Greer* 4578
53.Mitch Richmond* 4561
54.George Gervin* 4541
55.Chauncey Billups 4496
56.Detlef Schrempf 4486
57.Chris Bosh* 4466
58.Chris Paul 4438
59.Dave Bing* 4403
60.Ray Allen* 4398
61.Richie Guerin* 4328
62.John Drew 4319
 Gail Goodrich* 4319
64.Shawn Kemp 4304
65.Jack Sikma* 4292
66.Alex English* 4277
67.Dick Van Arsdale 4253
68.Grant Hill* 4228
69.Amar'e Stoudemire 4142
70.Artis Gilmore* 4114
71.Robert Parish* 4106
72.Alonzo Mourning* 4057
73.Isiah Thomas* 4036
74.Andre Miller 4015
75.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
76.Lou Williams 3977
77.Bernard King* 3972
78.Buck Williams 3971
79.Larry Bird* 3960
80.Bob McAdoo* 3944
81.Kevin Johnson 3943
82.Tracy McGrady* 3882
83.Otis Thorpe 3853
84.Julius Erving* 3844
85.Rick Barry* 3818
86.Dan Issel* 3792
87.Dennis Johnson* 3791
88.Damian Lillard 3771
89.Stephon Marbury 3768
90.Ed Macauley* 3750
91.Bob Lanier* 3724
92.Jamal Crawford 3694
93.Mark Aguirre 3664
94.Earl Monroe* 3642
95.Kevin McHale* 3634
96.Elton Brand 3627
97.LaMarcus Aldridge 3625
98.Rolando Blackman 3620
99.Chris Mullin* 3616
100.Cedric Maxwell 3598
101.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
102.Larry Foust 3570
103.Sam Cassell 3567
104.Pete Maravich* 3564
105.Richard Jefferson 3562
106.Kevin Martin 3561
107.Clifford Robinson 3560
108.Antawn Jamison 3521
109.Zach Randolph 3507
110.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
111.Sam Perkins 3479
112.Hersey Hawkins 3466
113.Latrell Sprewell 3456
114.Calvin Murphy* 3445
115.Terry Porter 3433
116.Rod Strickland 3432
117.Joe Dumars* 3423
118.Neil Johnston* 3417
119.Bill Cartwright 3401
120.Tony Parker 3400
121.Nate Thurmond* 3395
122.Billy Cunningham* 3394
123.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
124.Ricky Pierce 3389
125.Manu Ginóbili 3380
126.Jack Twyman* 3366
127.Jimmy Butler 3347
128.Derrick Coleman 3326
 Terry Cummings 3326
130.Walt Frazier* 3321
131.Orlando Woolridge 3315
132.Rudy LaRusso 3303
133.Kyle Lowry 3299
134.Dick Barnett 3290
135.Kevin Love 3266
136.Gary Payton* 3265
137.James Edwards 3257
138.Mickey Johnson 3253
139.Richard Hamilton 3240
140.Johnny Newman 3228
141.Glen Rice 3225
142.Harry Gallatin* 3223
143.Tom Van Arsdale 3222
144.Paul Silas 3196
145.Anthony Davis 3191
146.Eddie Johnson 3186
147.DeMarcus Cousins 3157
148.Lou Hudson 3156
149.Bill Russell* 3148
150.Bill Sharman* 3143
151.Walter Davis 3128
152.Scottie Pippen* 3122
153.A.C. Green 3119
154.Kelly Tripucka 3106
155.Jason Kidd* 3103
156.Paul Millsap 3070
157.George Mikan* 3068
158.Juwan Howard 3067
159.Blake Griffin 3065
160.Steve Smith 3064
161.Steve Nash* 3060
162.Bob Boozer 3042
163.Happy Hairston 3025
164.Armen Gilliam 3024
165.Kevin Willis 3023
166.Rudy Gay 3012
167.Spencer Haywood* 3011
168.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
169.Mike Newlin 3005
170.Bob Love 3001
171.Giannis Antetokounmpo 2974
172.Jeff Hornacek 2973
173.Cliff Hagan* 2969
 Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
175.Christian Laettner 2957
176.Jeff Malone 2947
177.Stephen Curry 2941
178.Larry Nance 2939
179.Randy Smith 2893
180.Vlade Divac* 2888
181.Gilbert Arenas 2879
182.Deron Williams 2878
183.Sam Jones* 2869
184.Don Nelson* 2864
185.Danilo Gallinari 2852
186.Sleepy Floyd 2846
187.Paul George 2830
188.Andre Iguodala 2816
189.David Thompson* 2815
190.Marc Gasol 2813
191.Carl Braun* 2801
192.Devin Harris 2793
193.Danny Schayes 2788
194.Steve Francis 2785
195.Joe Johnson 2783
196.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
197.Jason Terry 2771
198.Jalen Rose 2770
199.Eddie Jones 2745
200.Kemba Walker 2742
201.Brad Daugherty 2741
202.Ron Harper 2735
203.Dan Roundfield 2733
204.Sidney Wicks 2711
205.Rony Seikaly 2691
206.Brook Lopez 2689
207.Charles Oakley 2679
 Elden Campbell 2679
209.George Yardley* 2677
210.Monta Ellis 2675
211.Antonio Davis 2665
212.Red Kerr 2662
213.Bill Bridges 2650
214.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
215.Dale Ellis 2639
216.Gene Shue 2638
 Bob Dandridge* 2638
218.Jerry Lucas* 2635
219.Brad Miller 2631
220.Kevin Loughery 2621
221.John Wall 2614
 Purvis Short 2614
223.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
224.Paul Westphal* 2596
225.Maurice Lucas 2595
226.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
228.David West 2571
229.Derek Harper 2554
230.Nenê Hilário 2552
231.Tim Hardaway 2551
232.Chris Webber* 2534
233.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
 Mike Gminski 2531
235.Joe Smith 2528
236.Mike Conley 2523
237.Stephen Jackson 2516
238.Michael Redd 2513
239.Rashard Lewis 2504
240.Lamar Odom 2495
241.Gerald Wallace 2494
242.Mark Olberding 2492
 Caron Butler 2492
244.Grant Long 2491
245.Alvan Adams 2490
246.Anthony Mason 2488
247.Byron Scott 2486
248.Yao Ming* 2485
249.Frank Ramsey* 2480
250.Glenn Robinson 2472