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.LeBron James 7882
5.Oscar Robertson* 7694
6.Michael Jordan* 7327
7.Dirk Nowitzki 7240
8.Jerry West* 7160
9.James Harden 7096
10.Paul Pierce* 6918
11.Adrian Dantley* 6832
12.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
 Dolph Schayes* 6712
14.Dan Issel* 6591
15.Kevin Durant 6478
16.Allen Iverson* 6375
17.Charles Barkley* 6349
18.Carmelo Anthony 6320
19.Julius Erving* 6256
20.Reggie Miller* 6237
21.Bob Pettit* 6182
22.Artis Gilmore* 6132
23.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
24.David Robinson* 6035
25.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
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.Russell Westbrook 5563
33.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
34.Lenny Wilkens* 5394
35.Patrick Ewing* 5392
36.John Havlicek* 5369
37.Dwight Howard 5361
38.Elvin Hayes* 5356
39.DeMar DeRozan 5324
40.Walt Bellamy* 5113
41.Chet Walker* 5079
42.Tom Chambers 5066
43.Paul Arizin* 5010
44.Magic Johnson* 4960
45.Kevin Garnett* 4887
46.Vince Carter 4852
47.John Stockton* 4788
48.Pau Gasol 4755
49.Bailey Howell* 4740
50.World B. Free 4718
51.Clyde Drexler* 4698
52.Tiny Archibald* 4664
53.Reggie Theus 4663
54.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
55.Chris Paul 4626
56.Bob Cousy* 4624
57.Corey Maggette 4605
58.Hal Greer* 4578
59.Mitch Richmond* 4561
60.Chauncey Billups 4496
61.Detlef Schrempf 4486
62.Chris Bosh* 4466
63.Dave Bing* 4403
64.Ray Allen* 4398
65.Richie Guerin* 4328
66.John Drew 4319
 Gail Goodrich* 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.Lou Williams 4042
79.Isiah Thomas* 4036
80.Billy Cunningham* 4015
 Andre Miller 4015
82.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
83.Damian Lillard 4001
84.Bernard King* 3972
85.Buck Williams 3971
86.Larry Bird* 3960
87.Bob McAdoo* 3944
88.Kevin Johnson 3943
89.Tracy McGrady* 3882
90.Otis Thorpe 3853
91.Jimmy Butler 3815
92.Dennis Johnson* 3791
93.Stephon Marbury 3768
94.Zelmo Beaty* 3757
95.Ed Macauley* 3750
96.Bob Lanier* 3724
97.LaMarcus Aldridge 3709
98.Jamal Crawford 3694
99.Mark Aguirre 3664
100.Earl Monroe* 3642
101.Kevin McHale* 3634
102.Elton Brand 3627
103.Ron Boone 3626
104.Rolando Blackman 3620
105.Giannis Antetokounmpo 3618
106.Chris Mullin* 3616
107.Cedric Maxwell 3598
108.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
109.Larry Foust 3570
110.Sam Cassell 3567
111.Pete Maravich* 3564
112.Richard Jefferson 3562
113.Kevin Martin 3561
114.Clifford Robinson 3560
115.Spencer Haywood* 3558
116.Kyle Lowry 3523
117.Antawn Jamison 3521
118.Zach Randolph 3507
119.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
120.Sam Perkins 3479
121.Hersey Hawkins 3466
122.Latrell Sprewell 3456
123.Kevin Love 3449
124.Anthony Davis 3447
125.Calvin Murphy* 3445
126.Terry Porter 3433
127.Rod Strickland 3432
128.Joe Dumars* 3423
129.Neil Johnston* 3417
130.Bill Cartwright 3401
131.Tony Parker 3400
132.Nate Thurmond* 3395
133.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
134.Ricky Pierce 3389
135.Manu Ginóbili* 3380
136.Cliff Hagan* 3370
137.Jack Twyman* 3366
138.David Thompson* 3356
139.Derrick Coleman 3326
 Terry Cummings 3326
141.Walt Frazier* 3321
142.Orlando Woolridge 3315
143.Rudy LaRusso 3303
144.Dick Barnett 3290
145.Stephen Curry 3289
146.Gary Payton* 3265
147.James Edwards 3257
148.Mickey Johnson 3253
149.DeMarcus Cousins 3252
150.Richard Hamilton 3240
151.Connie Hawkins* 3235
152.Johnny Newman 3228
153.Glen Rice 3225
154.Harry Gallatin* 3223
155.Tom Van Arsdale 3222
156.Paul Silas 3196
157.Eddie Johnson 3186
158.James Silas 3172
159.Lou Hudson* 3156
160.Freddie Lewis 3154
161.Bill Russell* 3148
162.Bill Sharman* 3143
163.Walter Davis 3128
164.Scottie Pippen* 3122
165.Blake Griffin 3121
166.A.C. Green 3119
167.Kelly Tripucka 3106
168.Jason Kidd* 3103
169.Donnie Freeman 3090
170.Paul Millsap 3085
171.Rudy Gay 3077
172.George Mikan* 3068
173.Juwan Howard 3067
174.Steve Smith 3064
175.Steve Nash* 3060
176.Bob Boozer 3042
177.Happy Hairston 3025
178.Armen Gilliam 3024
179.Kevin Willis 3023
180.Billy Knight 3021
181.Paul George 3018
182.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
183.Mike Newlin 3005
184.Bob Love 3001
185.Danilo Gallinari 2993
186.Maurice Lucas 2992
187.Jeff Hornacek 2973
188.Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
189.Christian Laettner 2957
190.Jeff Malone 2947
191.Larry Nance 2939
192.Larry Jones 2907
193.Randy Smith 2893
194.Vlade Divac* 2888
195.Gilbert Arenas 2879
196.Deron Williams 2878
197.Sam Jones* 2869
198.Don Nelson* 2864
199.Sleepy Floyd 2846
200.Andre Iguodala 2829
201.Marc Gasol 2813
202.Dan Roundfield 2810
203.Carl Braun* 2801
 Kemba Walker 2801
205.Devin Harris 2793
206.Charlie Scott* 2790
207.Danny Schayes 2788
208.Steve Francis 2785
209.Joe Johnson 2783
210.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
211.Jason Terry 2771
212.Jalen Rose 2770
213.Eddie Jones 2745
214.Brad Daugherty 2741
215.Brook Lopez 2737
216.Ron Harper 2735
217.Sidney Wicks 2711
218.Rony Seikaly 2691
219.Mark Olberding 2683
220.Elden Campbell 2679
 Charles Oakley 2679
222.George Yardley* 2677
223.Monta Ellis 2675
224.Mike Conley 2674
225.Joel Embiid 2670
226.Jimmy Jones 2668
227.Antonio Davis 2665
228.Red Kerr 2662
229.John Wall 2652
230.Bill Bridges 2650
231.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
 Ray Scott 2648
233.Dale Ellis 2639
234.Bob Dandridge* 2638
 Gene Shue 2638
236.Jerry Lucas* 2635
237.Brad Miller 2631
238.Kevin Loughery 2621
239.Purvis Short 2614
240.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
241.Jeff Green 2604
242.Paul Westphal* 2596
243.Dave Robisch 2587
244.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
246.David West 2571
247.Derek Harper 2554
248.Nenê 2552
249.Tim Hardaway* 2551
250.Gordon Hayward 2541

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.Cincy 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.Don Sidle 1155
49.Ron Franz 1150
50.Wil Jones 1138
51.Charlie Williams 1136
52.Walt Simon 1121
53.Fatty Taylor 1106
54.Stew Johnson 1097
55.Steve 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.Art Becker 919
63.Gene Moore 916
64.Randy 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.George Lehmann 774
 Joe Hamilton 774
78.John Roche 769
79.Darnell Hillman 756
80.Tony Jackson 749
 Ollie Taylor 749
82.Ted McClain 746
83.Art Heyman 731
84.Trooper Washington 723
85.Charlie Beasley 717
86.Skeeter Swift 713
87.Bird Averitt 671
88.Frank Card 659
89.Merv 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.Andy 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.Jeff Congdon 365
143.Neil Johnson 362
144.Henry Logan 359
145.Don Buse 356
146.Will Frazier 348
147.Coby Dietrick 342
 Jan van Breda Kolff 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.Steve 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.Bill McGill 257
 Jim McDaniels 257
173.Jimmy Rayl 256
174.Tom Hoover 253
175.Barry Leibowitz 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.Leary Lentz 223
 Larry Finch 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.Les Selvage 206
193.Johnny Baum 198
194.Bill Bunting 195
195.Walt Piatkowski 193
196.Al Tucker 191
 Mark Olberding 191
198.Steve Vacendak 190
199.Charles Edge 187
200.Jim Caldwell 186
 Joe Hamood 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
 Ron Thomas 170
210.Jay Miller 168
211.Joe DePre 166
212.Bobby Wilson 163
 Dennis Grey 163
 Tom Workman 163
215.Al Cueto 157
 Sam 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.Dick Clark 137
 Dennis Wuycik 137
 M.L. Carr 137
226.Guy Manning 136
227.Riney Lochmann 134
228.Dewitt Menyard 131
 Bill Franklin 131
230.Joe Kennedy 130
 Barry Parkhill 130
 David Vaughn 130
233.Jerry Pettway 124
234.Cotton Nash 121
235.Ervin Inniger 120
 Dave Lee 120
237.Dan Sparks 118
238.Mal Pradd 113
239.Jim Bradley 109
240.Pat McFarland 108
241.Mike Maloy 106
242.Billy Schaeffer 104
243.Wes 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.Dallas Thornton 93
 Lionel Billingy 93
 Darrell Elston 93

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player FT
1.Karl Malone* 9787
2.Moses Malone* 8531
3.Kobe Bryant* 8378
4.LeBron James 7882
5.Oscar Robertson* 7694
6.Michael Jordan* 7327
7.Dirk Nowitzki 7240
8.Jerry West* 7160
9.James Harden 7096
10.Paul Pierce* 6918
11.Adrian Dantley* 6832
12.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 6712
 Dolph Schayes* 6712
14.Kevin Durant 6478
15.Allen Iverson* 6375
16.Charles Barkley* 6349
17.Carmelo Anthony 6320
18.Reggie Miller* 6237
19.Bob Pettit* 6182
20.Wilt Chamberlain* 6057
21.David Robinson* 6035
22.Dominique Wilkins* 6031
23.Shaquille O'Neal* 5935
24.Tim Duncan* 5896
25.Elgin Baylor* 5763
26.Dwyane Wade 5708
27.Russell Westbrook 5563
28.Hakeem Olajuwon* 5423
29.Lenny Wilkens* 5394
30.Patrick Ewing* 5392
31.John Havlicek* 5369
32.Dwight Howard 5361
33.Elvin Hayes* 5356
34.DeMar DeRozan 5324
35.Walt Bellamy* 5113
36.Chet Walker* 5079
37.Tom Chambers 5066
38.Paul Arizin* 5010
39.Magic Johnson* 4960
40.Kevin Garnett* 4887
41.Vince Carter 4852
42.John Stockton* 4788
43.Pau Gasol 4755
44.Bailey Howell* 4740
45.World B. Free 4718
46.Clyde Drexler* 4698
47.Tiny Archibald* 4664
48.Reggie Theus 4663
49.Jerry Stackhouse 4649
50.Chris Paul 4626
51.Bob Cousy* 4624
52.Corey Maggette 4605
53.Hal Greer* 4578
54.Mitch Richmond* 4561
55.George Gervin* 4541
56.Chauncey Billups 4496
57.Detlef Schrempf 4486
58.Chris Bosh* 4466
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.Lou Williams 4042
74.Isiah Thomas* 4036
75.Andre Miller 4015
76.Shareef Abdur-Rahim 4006
77.Damian Lillard 4001
78.Bernard King* 3972
79.Buck Williams 3971
80.Larry Bird* 3960
81.Bob McAdoo* 3944
82.Kevin Johnson 3943
83.Tracy McGrady* 3882
84.Otis Thorpe 3853
85.Julius Erving* 3844
86.Rick Barry* 3818
87.Jimmy Butler 3815
88.Dan Issel* 3792
89.Dennis Johnson* 3791
90.Stephon Marbury 3768
91.Ed Macauley* 3750
92.Bob Lanier* 3724
93.LaMarcus Aldridge 3709
94.Jamal Crawford 3694
95.Mark Aguirre 3664
96.Earl Monroe* 3642
97.Kevin McHale* 3634
98.Elton Brand 3627
99.Rolando Blackman 3620
100.Giannis Antetokounmpo 3618
101.Chris Mullin* 3616
102.Cedric Maxwell 3598
103.Sidney Moncrief* 3587
104.Larry Foust 3570
105.Sam Cassell 3567
106.Pete Maravich* 3564
107.Richard Jefferson 3562
108.Kevin Martin 3561
109.Clifford Robinson 3560
110.Kyle Lowry 3523
111.Antawn Jamison 3521
112.Zach Randolph 3507
113.Kiki Vandeweghe 3484
114.Sam Perkins 3479
115.Hersey Hawkins 3466
116.Latrell Sprewell 3456
117.Kevin Love 3449
118.Anthony Davis 3447
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.Billy Cunningham* 3394
128.Dikembe Mutombo* 3391
129.Ricky Pierce 3389
130.Manu Ginóbili* 3380
131.Jack Twyman* 3366
132.Derrick Coleman 3326
 Terry Cummings 3326
134.Walt Frazier* 3321
135.Orlando Woolridge 3315
136.Rudy LaRusso 3303
137.Dick Barnett 3290
138.Stephen Curry 3289
139.Gary Payton* 3265
140.James Edwards 3257
141.Mickey Johnson 3253
142.DeMarcus Cousins 3252
143.Richard Hamilton 3240
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.Lou Hudson* 3156
151.Bill Russell* 3148
152.Bill Sharman* 3143
153.Walter Davis 3128
154.Scottie Pippen* 3122
155.Blake Griffin 3121
156.A.C. Green 3119
157.Kelly Tripucka 3106
158.Jason Kidd* 3103
159.Paul Millsap 3085
160.Rudy Gay 3077
161.George Mikan* 3068
162.Juwan Howard 3067
163.Steve Smith 3064
164.Steve Nash* 3060
165.Bob Boozer 3042
166.Happy Hairston 3025
167.Armen Gilliam 3024
168.Kevin Willis 3023
169.Paul George 3018
170.Spencer Haywood* 3011
171.Jermaine O'Neal 3007
172.Mike Newlin 3005
173.Bob Love 3001
174.Danilo Gallinari 2993
175.Jeff Hornacek 2973
176.Cliff Hagan* 2969
 Vern Mikkelsen* 2969
178.Christian Laettner 2957
179.Jeff Malone 2947
180.Larry Nance 2939
181.Randy Smith 2893
182.Vlade Divac* 2888
183.Gilbert Arenas 2879
184.Deron Williams 2878
185.Sam Jones* 2869
186.Don Nelson* 2864
187.Sleepy Floyd 2846
188.Andre Iguodala 2829
189.David Thompson* 2815
190.Marc Gasol 2813
191.Carl Braun* 2801
 Kemba Walker 2801
193.Devin Harris 2793
194.Danny Schayes 2788
195.Steve Francis 2785
196.Joe Johnson 2783
197.Andrei Kirilenko 2772
198.Jason Terry 2771
199.Jalen Rose 2770
200.Eddie Jones 2745
201.Brad Daugherty 2741
202.Brook Lopez 2737
203.Ron Harper 2735
204.Dan Roundfield 2733
205.Sidney Wicks 2711
206.Rony Seikaly 2691
207.Elden Campbell 2679
 Charles Oakley 2679
209.George Yardley* 2677
210.Monta Ellis 2675
211.Mike Conley 2674
212.Joel Embiid 2670
213.Antonio Davis 2665
214.Red Kerr 2662
215.John Wall 2652
216.Bill Bridges 2650
217.Tom Heinsohn* 2648
218.Dale Ellis 2639
219.Bob Dandridge* 2638
 Gene Shue 2638
221.Jerry Lucas* 2635
222.Brad Miller 2631
223.Kevin Loughery 2621
224.Purvis Short 2614
225.Dave DeBusschere* 2609
226.Jeff Green 2604
227.Paul Westphal* 2596
228.Maurice Lucas 2595
229.Metta World Peace 2572
 Allan Houston 2572
231.David West 2571
232.Derek Harper 2554
233.Nenê 2552
234.Tim Hardaway* 2551
235.Gordon Hayward 2541
236.Chris Webber* 2534
237.Mike Gminski 2531
 Zydrunas Ilgauskas 2531
239.Joe Smith 2528
240.Stephen Jackson 2516
241.Michael Redd 2513
242.Rashard Lewis 2504
243.Devin Booker 2495
 Lamar Odom 2495
245.Gerald Wallace 2494
246.Caron Butler 2492
 Mark Olberding 2492
248.Grant Long 2491
249.Alvan Adams 2490
 Bradley Beal 2490