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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.Michael Jordan* 7327
6.LeBron James 7311
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.Allen Iverson* 6375
15.Charles Barkley* 6349
16.Julius Erving* 6256
17.Reggie Miller* 6237
18.Bob Pettit* 6182
19.Artis Gilmore* 6132
20.James Harden 6061
21.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
22.David Robinson* 6035
23.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
24.Carmelo Anthony 5988
25.Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
26.Tim Duncan 5896
27.Elgin Baylor* 5763
28.Kevin Durant 5742
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.Walt Bellamy* 5113
38.Dwight Howard 5094
39.Chet Walker* 5079
40.Tom Chambers 5066
41.Paul Arizin* 5010
42.Magic Johnson* 4960
43.Kevin Garnett 4887
44.Russell Westbrook 4886
45.Vince Carter 4844
46.John Stockton* 4788
47.Pau Gasol 4755
48.Bailey Howell* 4740
49.World B. Free 4718
50.Clyde Drexler* 4698
51.Tiny Archibald* 4664
52.Reggie Theus 4663
53.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
54.Bob Cousy* 4624
55.Corey Maggette 4605
56.Hal Greer* 4578
57.Mitch Richmond* 4561
58.Chauncey Billups 4496
59.Detlef Schrempf 4486
60.Chris Bosh 4466
61.Dave Bing* 4403
62.Ray Allen* 4398
63.Richie Guerin* 4328
64.John Drew 4319
 Gail Goodrich* 4319
66.Shawn Kemp 4304
67.Jack Sikma* 4292
68.Alex English* 4277
69.Dick Van Arsdale 4253
70.Grant Hill* 4228
71.Chris Paul 4173
72.George McGinnis* 4164
73.DeMar DeRozan 4148
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.Bernard King* 3972
83.Buck Williams 3971
84.Larry Bird* 3960
85.Bob McAdoo* 3944
86.Kevin Johnson 3943
87.Tracy McGrady* 3882
88.Otis Thorpe 3853
89.Dennis Johnson* 3791
90.Stephon Marbury 3768
91.Zelmo Beaty* 3757
92.Lou Williams 3753
93.Ed Macauley* 3750
94.Bob Lanier* 3724
95.Jamal Crawford 3694
96.Mark Aguirre 3664
97.Earl Monroe* 3642
98.Kevin McHale* 3634
99.Elton Brand 3627
100.Ron Boone 3626
101.Rolando Blackman 3620
102.Chris Mullin* 3616
103.Cedric Maxwell 3598
104.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
105.Larry Foust 3570
106.Sam Cassell 3567
107.Pete Maravich* 3564
108.Richard Jefferson 3562
109.Kevin Martin 3561
110.Clifford Robinson 3560
111.Spencer Haywood* 3558
112.LaMarcus Aldridge 3552
113.Antawn Jamison 3521
114.Zach Randolph 3507
115.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
116.Sam Perkins 3479
117.Hersey Hawkins 3466
118.Latrell Sprewell 3456
119.Calvin Murphy* 3445
120.Terry Porter 3433
121.Rod Strickland 3432
122.Joe Dumars* 3423
123.Neil Johnston* 3417
124.Bill Cartwright 3401
125.Tony Parker 3400
126.Nate Thurmond* 3395
127.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
128.Ricky Pierce 3389
129.Manu Ginóbili 3380
130.Cliff Hagan* 3370
131.Jack Twyman* 3366
132.David Thompson* 3356
133.Derrick Coleman 3326
 Terry Cummings 3326
135.Walt Frazier* 3321
136.Orlando Woolridge 3315
137.Rudy LaRusso 3303
138.Dick Barnett 3290
139.Gary Payton* 3265
140.James Edwards 3257
141.Mickey Johnson 3253
142.Richard Hamilton 3240
143.Connie Hawkins* 3235
144.Johnny Newman 3228
145.Glen Rice 3225
146.Harry Gallatin* 3223
147.Tom Van Arsdale 3222
148.Paul Silas 3196
149.Eddie Johnson 3186
150.James Silas 3172
151.Damian Lillard 3166
152.Lou Hudson 3156
153.Kevin Love 3155
154.Freddie Lewis 3154
155.Bill Russell* 3148
156.Bill Sharman* 3143
157.Walter Davis 3128
158.Scottie Pippen* 3122
159.A.C. Green 3119
160.Kelly Tripucka 3106
161.Jason Kidd* 3103
162.DeMarcus Cousins 3098
163.Donnie Freeman 3090
164.George Mikan* 3068
165.Juwan Howard 3067
166.Steve Smith 3064
167.Steve Nash* 3060
168.Kyle Lowry 3044
169.Bob Boozer 3042
170.Happy Hairston 3025
171.Armen Gilliam 3024
172.Kevin Willis 3023
173.Billy Knight 3021
174.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
175.Mike Newlin 3005
176.Bob Love 3001
177.Maurice Lucas 2992
178.Blake Griffin 2974
179.Jeff Hornacek 2973
180.Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
181.Paul Millsap 2967
182.Christian Laettner 2957
183.Jeff Malone 2947
184.Larry Nance 2939
185.Larry Jones 2907
186.Randy Smith 2893
187.Vlade Divac* 2888
188.Rudy Gay 2886
189.Gilbert Arenas 2879
190.Deron Williams 2878
191.Sam Jones* 2869
192.Don Nelson* 2864
193.Anthony Davis 2848
194.Sleepy Floyd 2846
195.Jimmy Butler 2840
196.Dan Roundfield 2810
197.Carl Braun* 2801
198.Devin Harris 2793
199.Charlie Scott* 2790
200.Danny Schayes 2788
201.Steve Francis 2785
202.Andre Iguodala 2783
 Joe Johnson 2783
204.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
205.Jason Terry 2771
206.Jalen Rose 2770
207.Marc Gasol 2767
208.Eddie Jones 2745
209.Brad Daugherty 2741
210.Ron Harper 2735
211.Sidney Wicks 2711
212.Rony Seikaly 2691
213.Mark Olberding 2683
214.Charles Oakley 2679
 Elden Campbell 2679
216.George Yardley* 2677
217.Monta Ellis 2675
218.Jimmy Jones 2668
219.Antonio Davis 2665
220.Red Kerr 2662
221.Bill Bridges 2650
222.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
 Ray Scott 2648
224.Dale Ellis 2639
225.Gene Shue 2638
 Bob Dandridge 2638
227.Jerry Lucas* 2635
228.Brad Miller 2631
229.Kevin Loughery 2621
230.Purvis Short 2614
231.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
232.Paul Westphal* 2596
233.Danilo Gallinari 2595
234.Dave Robisch 2587
235.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
237.David West 2571
238.Kemba Walker 2554
 Paul George 2554
 Derek Harper 2554
241.Stephen Curry 2552
 Nenê Hilário 2552
243.Tim Hardaway 2551
244.Chris Webber 2534
245.Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
 Mike Gminski 2531
247.Joe Smith 2528
248.Louie Dampier* 2521
249.Stephen Jackson 2516
250.Michael Redd 2513

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.Michael Jordan* 7327
6.LeBron James 7311
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.Allen Iverson* 6375
14.Charles Barkley* 6349
15.Reggie Miller* 6237
16.Bob Pettit* 6182
17.James Harden 6061
18.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
19.David Robinson* 6035
20.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
21.Carmelo Anthony 5988
22.Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
23.Tim Duncan 5896
24.Elgin Baylor* 5763
25.Kevin Durant 5742
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.Walt Bellamy* 5113
33.Dwight Howard 5094
34.Chet Walker* 5079
35.Tom Chambers 5066
36.Paul Arizin* 5010
37.Magic Johnson* 4960
38.Kevin Garnett 4887
39.Russell Westbrook 4886
40.Vince Carter 4844
41.John Stockton* 4788
42.Pau Gasol 4755
43.Bailey Howell* 4740
44.World B. Free 4718
45.Clyde Drexler* 4698
46.Tiny Archibald* 4664
47.Reggie Theus 4663
48.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
49.Bob Cousy* 4624
50.Corey Maggette 4605
51.Hal Greer* 4578
52.Mitch Richmond* 4561
53.George Gervin* 4541
54.Chauncey Billups 4496
55.Detlef Schrempf 4486
56.Chris Bosh 4466
57.Dave Bing* 4403
58.Ray Allen* 4398
59.Richie Guerin* 4328
60.Gail Goodrich* 4319
 John Drew 4319
62.Shawn Kemp 4304
63.Jack Sikma* 4292
64.Alex English* 4277
65.Dick Van Arsdale 4253
66.Grant Hill* 4228
67.Chris Paul 4173
68.DeMar DeRozan 4148
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.Bernard King* 3972
77.Buck Williams 3971
78.Larry Bird* 3960
79.Bob McAdoo* 3944
80.Kevin Johnson 3943
81.Tracy McGrady* 3882
82.Otis Thorpe 3853
83.Julius Erving* 3844
84.Rick Barry* 3818
85.Dan Issel* 3792
86.Dennis Johnson* 3791
87.Stephon Marbury 3768
88.Lou Williams 3753
89.Ed Macauley* 3750
90.Bob Lanier* 3724
91.Jamal Crawford 3694
92.Mark Aguirre 3664
93.Earl Monroe* 3642
94.Kevin McHale* 3634
95.Elton Brand 3627
96.Rolando Blackman 3620
97.Chris Mullin* 3616
98.Cedric Maxwell 3598
99.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
100.Larry Foust 3570
101.Sam Cassell 3567
102.Pete Maravich* 3564
103.Richard Jefferson 3562
104.Kevin Martin 3561
105.Clifford Robinson 3560
106.LaMarcus Aldridge 3552
107.Antawn Jamison 3521
108.Zach Randolph 3507
109.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
110.Sam Perkins 3479
111.Hersey Hawkins 3466
112.Latrell Sprewell 3456
113.Calvin Murphy* 3445
114.Terry Porter 3433
115.Rod Strickland 3432
116.Joe Dumars* 3423
117.Neil Johnston* 3417
118.Bill Cartwright 3401
119.Tony Parker 3400
120.Nate Thurmond* 3395
121.Billy Cunningham* 3394
122.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
123.Ricky Pierce 3389
124.Manu Ginóbili 3380
125.Jack Twyman* 3366
126.Terry Cummings 3326
 Derrick Coleman 3326
128.Walt Frazier* 3321
129.Orlando Woolridge 3315
130.Rudy LaRusso 3303
131.Dick Barnett 3290
132.Gary Payton* 3265
133.James Edwards 3257
134.Mickey Johnson 3253
135.Richard Hamilton 3240
136.Johnny Newman 3228
137.Glen Rice 3225
138.Harry Gallatin* 3223
139.Tom Van Arsdale 3222
140.Paul Silas 3196
141.Eddie Johnson 3186
142.Damian Lillard 3166
143.Lou Hudson 3156
144.Kevin Love 3155
145.Bill Russell* 3148
146.Bill Sharman* 3143
147.Walter Davis 3128
148.Scottie Pippen* 3122
149.A.C. Green 3119
150.Kelly Tripucka 3106
151.Jason Kidd* 3103
152.DeMarcus Cousins 3098
153.George Mikan* 3068
154.Juwan Howard 3067
155.Steve Smith 3064
156.Steve Nash* 3060
157.Kyle Lowry 3044
158.Bob Boozer 3042
159.Happy Hairston 3025
160.Armen Gilliam 3024
161.Kevin Willis 3023
162.Spencer Haywood* 3011
163.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
164.Mike Newlin 3005
165.Bob Love 3001
166.Blake Griffin 2974
167.Jeff Hornacek 2973
168.Cliff Hagan* 2969
 Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
170.Paul Millsap 2967
171.Christian Laettner 2957
172.Jeff Malone 2947
173.Larry Nance 2939
174.Randy Smith 2893
175.Vlade Divac* 2888
176.Rudy Gay 2886
177.Gilbert Arenas 2879
178.Deron Williams 2878
179.Sam Jones* 2869
180.Don Nelson* 2864
181.Anthony Davis 2848
182.Sleepy Floyd 2846
183.Jimmy Butler 2840
184.David Thompson* 2815
185.Carl Braun* 2801
186.Devin Harris 2793
187.Danny Schayes 2788
188.Steve Francis 2785
189.Joe Johnson 2783
 Andre Iguodala 2783
191.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
192.Jason Terry 2771
193.Jalen Rose 2770
194.Marc Gasol 2767
195.Eddie Jones 2745
196.Brad Daugherty 2741
197.Ron Harper 2735
198.Dan Roundfield 2733
199.Sidney Wicks 2711
200.Rony Seikaly 2691
201.Elden Campbell 2679
 Charles Oakley 2679
203.George Yardley* 2677
204.Monta Ellis 2675
205.Antonio Davis 2665
206.Red Kerr 2662
207.Bill Bridges 2650
208.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
209.Dale Ellis 2639
210.Gene Shue 2638
 Bob Dandridge 2638
212.Jerry Lucas* 2635
213.Brad Miller 2631
214.Kevin Loughery 2621
215.Purvis Short 2614
216.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
217.Paul Westphal* 2596
218.Danilo Gallinari 2595
 Maurice Lucas 2595
220.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
222.David West 2571
223.Paul George 2554
 Kemba Walker 2554
 Derek Harper 2554
226.Nenê Hilário 2552
 Stephen Curry 2552
228.Tim Hardaway 2551
229.Chris Webber 2534
230.Mike Gminski 2531
 Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
232.Joe Smith 2528
233.Stephen Jackson 2516
234.Michael Redd 2513
235.Rashard Lewis 2504
236.Brook Lopez 2503
237.Lamar Odom 2495
238.Gerald Wallace 2494
239.Mark Olberding 2492
 Caron Butler 2492
241.Grant Long 2491
242.Alvan Adams 2490
243.Anthony Mason 2488
244.Byron Scott 2486
245.Yao Ming* 2485
246.Frank Ramsey* 2480
247.Glenn Robinson 2472
248.Willis Reed* 2465
249.Kendall Gill 2463
250.Michael Finley 2460
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