NBA & ABA Career Playoff 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. LeBron James 1627
2. Michael Jordan* 1463
3. Kobe Bryant 1320
4. Karl Malone* 1269
5. Tim Duncan 1217
6. Jerry West* 1213
7. Shaquille O'Neal* 1168
8. Dirk Nowitzki 1074
9. Magic Johnson* 1068
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1050
11. Julius Erving* 1025
12. Dwyane Wade 951
13. Kevin Durant 911
14. Larry Bird* 901
15. John Havlicek* 874
16. Paul Pierce 860
17. Elgin Baylor* 847
18. Manu Ginobili 818
19. Chauncey Billups 785
20. Scottie Pippen* 772
21. Reggie Miller* 770
22. Kevin McHale* 766
23. Wilt Chamberlain* 757
24. Dennis Johnson* 756
25. Charles Barkley* 751
26. Hakeem Olajuwon* 743
27. Dolph Schayes* 723
28. James Harden 708
  Bob Pettit* 708
30. Tony Parker 700
31. David Robinson* 684
32. Clyde Drexler* 670
33. Bill Russell* 667
34. Bob Cousy* 640
35. Dan Issel* 639
36. Rick Barry* 627
37. John Stockton* 615
38. Richard Hamilton 614
39. Sam Jones* 611
40. Moses Malone* 610
41. Russell Westbrook 604
42. Patrick Ewing* 597
43. Kevin Johnson 594
44. Oscar Robertson* 560
45. Robert Parish* 556
46. George Mikan* 554
47. George McGinnis* 552
48. Freddie Lewis 548
49. Chet Walker* 542
50. Isiah Thomas* 530
51. Zelmo Beaty* 526
52. Ray Allen* 508
53. George Gervin* 500
54. Dwight Howard 497
55. Adrian Dantley* 496
56. Shawn Kemp 491
57. Sidney Moncrief 488
  Jeff Hornacek 488
59. Allen Iverson* 478
60. James Worthy* 474
61. Kevin Garnett 468
62. Hal Greer* 466
63. Pau Gasol 463
64. Roger Brown* 462
65. Carmelo Anthony 453
66. Byron Scott 449
  Cliff Hagan* 449
68. Terry Porter 437
69. Artis Gilmore* 430
70. Elvin Hayes* 428
71. Tom Heinsohn* 422
72. Mel Daniels* 421
  Tom Chambers 421
74. Mack Calvin 418
75. Amar'e Stoudemire 413
76. Rudy LaRusso 410
77. Sam Cassell 409
78. Bobby Jones 408
79. Don Nelson* 407
  Joe Dumars* 407
81. Alonzo Mourning* 402
82. Detlef Schrempf 399
83. Sam Perkins 397
84. Steve Nash* 396
85. A.C. Green 393
  Walt Frazier* 393
  Frank Ramsey* 393
88. Stephen Curry 392
89. Derek Fisher 391
90. Richard Jefferson 377
91. Vlade Divac 373
92. Bill Sharman* 370
  Chris Paul 370
94. Jason Kidd* 367
  Charles Oakley 367
96. Gail Goodrich* 366
  Cedric Maxwell 366
  Dominique Wilkins* 366
99. Paul Arizin* 364
  Jimmy Jones 364
101. Maurice Cheeks* 362
102. Vince Carter 360
  Rasheed Wallace 360
104. Jerome Kersey 357
105. Gus Williams 356
106. Ricky Pierce 350
107. Vern Mikkelsen* 349
108. Robert Horry 348
109. Paul George 341
110. Jack Sikma 338
  Buck Williams 338
112. Earl Monroe* 337
113. Horace Grant 334
114. Dick Barnett 333
115. Paul Silas 332
116. Deron Williams 327
117. Alex English* 325
118. Bob Dandridge 321
119. Bob McAdoo* 320
120. Bailey Howell* 317
121. Slater Martin* 316
122. Steve Smith 314
123. Lenny Wilkens* 313
124. Dikembe Mutombo* 312
125. Mark Aguirre 310
126. Willie Wise 309
127. Gary Payton* 308
128. Terry Cummings 307
129. Chris Bosh 304
130. Larry Foust 300
131. DeMar DeRozan 299
132. Jermaine O'Neal 298
133. Danny Ainge 296
134. Michael Cooper 293
135. Hersey Hawkins 292
136. Billy Paultz 291
  Anfernee Hardaway 291
  Darryl Dawkins 291
139. Rik Smits 290
  Marc Gasol 290
141. George Hill 289
142. Clifford Robinson 288
143. John Starks 287
  Max Zaslofsky 287
145. Connie Simmons 286
146. George Yardley* 285
147. Lamar Odom 284
  Harry Gallatin* 284
149. LaMarcus Aldridge 282
150. Antonio Davis 280
151. Jim Pollard* 279
  Kenyon Martin 279
153. Louie Dampier* 278
154. Sean Elliott 277
155. Paul Millsap 273
  Zach Randolph 273
157. Andrew Toney 272
158. Latrell Sprewell 269
159. Dave DeBusschere* 268
  Allan Houston 268
161. Bill Cartwright 266
162. Derrick McKey 265
  John Salley 265
164. Joe Johnson 264
  Arnie Risen* 264
166. Tayshaun Prince 263
  Walter Davis 263
168. Lou Hudson 262
169. Kawhi Leonard 261
  Peja Stojakovic 261
  Jason Terry 261
172. Draymond Green 260
  Doc Rivers 260
174. Doug Moe 259
  Tracy McGrady* 259
176. Jerry Stackhouse 257
  Maurice Lucas 257
178. Larry Siegfried 256
  Ron Boone 256
  Jo Jo White* 256
181. Carlos Boozer 254
182. David West 253
183. Jamaal Wilkes* 250
184. Mike Bibby 247
  Chris Webber 247
186. Andre Iguodala 246
187. Mario Elie 245
188. Dan Majerle 244
189. Anthony Mason 243
190. Cincinnatus Powell 242
191. Darel Carrier 241
192. Billy Cunningham* 240
193. Archie Clark 237
194. Blake Griffin 236
195. Connie Hawkins* 235
  Kiki Vandeweghe 235
  Bill Bridges 235
198. Paul Seymour 234
  Mychal Thompson 234
  Wes Unseld* 234
201. Rolando Blackman 233
202. Brad Daugherty 232
  James Edwards 232
  Rajon Rondo 232
205. Donnie Freeman 230
206. Larry Brown* 229
207. Paul Pressey 228
  Bob Lanier* 228
209. Michael Finley 227
210. Josh Smith 225
  Paul Westphal 225
212. Bill Keller 222
  Stephen Jackson 222
214. Clyde Lovellette* 221
215. Rashard Lewis 220
  Jeff Teague 220
217. Dave Cowens* 218
  Marques Johnson 218
  Willis Reed* 218
220. Eddie Jones 217
221. Al Horford 216
222. Vinnie Johnson 214
  Shawn Marion 214
224. Mike Conley 213
225. Josh Howard 212
  Mark Jackson 212
  Bill Laimbeer 212
  Bobby Wanzer* 212
  Tom Sanders* 212
  Phil Chenier 212
  Ed Macauley* 212
232. Jamal Crawford 211
  Kyrie Irving 211
  Ben Wallace 211
235. Elden Campbell 209
236. Nate Thurmond* 208
  David Thompson* 208
238. Jim Eakins 207
239. Kyle Lowry 205
240. Walt Bellamy* 204
  Joe Fulks* 204
242. Carl Braun 203
  John Wall 203
244. Bryon Russell 202
  Bill Bradley* 202
  Larry Jones 202
  Mark Price 202
  Ralph Simpson 202
  Hedo Turkoglu 202
250. Thurl Bailey 201

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player FT
1. LeBron James 1627
2. Michael Jordan* 1463
3. Kobe Bryant 1320
4. Karl Malone* 1269
5. Tim Duncan 1217
6. Jerry West* 1213
7. Shaquille O'Neal* 1168
8. Dirk Nowitzki 1074
9. Magic Johnson* 1068
10. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 1050
11. Dwyane Wade 951
12. Kevin Durant 911
13. Larry Bird* 901
14. John Havlicek* 874
15. Paul Pierce 860
16. Elgin Baylor* 847
17. Manu Ginobili 818
18. Chauncey Billups 785
19. Scottie Pippen* 772
20. Reggie Miller* 770
21. Kevin McHale* 766
22. Wilt Chamberlain* 757
23. Dennis Johnson* 756
24. Charles Barkley* 751
25. Hakeem Olajuwon* 743
26. Dolph Schayes* 723
27. James Harden 708
  Bob Pettit* 708
29. Julius Erving* 707
30. Tony Parker 700
31. David Robinson* 684
32. Clyde Drexler* 670
33. Bill Russell* 667
34. Bob Cousy* 640
35. John Stockton* 615
36. Richard Hamilton 614
37. Sam Jones* 611
38. Russell Westbrook 604
39. Patrick Ewing* 597
40. Kevin Johnson 594
41. Moses Malone* 576
42. Oscar Robertson* 560
43. Robert Parish* 556
44. George Mikan* 554
45. Chet Walker* 542
46. Isiah Thomas* 530
47. Ray Allen* 508
48. Dwight Howard 497
49. Adrian Dantley* 496
50. Shawn Kemp 491
51. Jeff Hornacek 488
  Sidney Moncrief 488
53. Allen Iverson* 478
54. James Worthy* 474
55. Kevin Garnett 468
56. Hal Greer* 466
57. Pau Gasol 463
58. Carmelo Anthony 453
59. Byron Scott 449
60. Terry Porter 437
61. Cliff Hagan* 432
62. Elvin Hayes* 428
63. Tom Heinsohn* 422
64. Tom Chambers 421
65. Amar'e Stoudemire 413
66. Rudy LaRusso 410
67. Sam Cassell 409
68. Joe Dumars* 407
  Don Nelson* 407
70. Alonzo Mourning* 402
71. Detlef Schrempf 399
72. Sam Perkins 397
73. Steve Nash* 396
74. Frank Ramsey* 393
  A.C. Green 393
  Walt Frazier* 393
77. Rick Barry* 392
  Stephen Curry 392
79. Derek Fisher 391
80. Richard Jefferson 377
81. Vlade Divac 373
82. Bill Sharman* 370
  Chris Paul 370
84. Jason Kidd* 367
  Charles Oakley 367
86. Dominique Wilkins* 366
  Cedric Maxwell 366
  Gail Goodrich* 366
89. Paul Arizin* 364
90. Maurice Cheeks* 362
91. Vince Carter 360
  Rasheed Wallace 360
93. Jerome Kersey 357
94. Gus Williams 356
95. Ricky Pierce 350
96. Vern Mikkelsen* 349
97. Robert Horry 348
  George Gervin* 348
99. Bobby Jones 347
100. Paul George 341
101. Jack Sikma 338
  Buck Williams 338
103. Earl Monroe* 337
104. Horace Grant 334
105. Dick Barnett 333
106. Paul Silas 332
107. Deron Williams 327
108. Alex English* 325
109. Bob Dandridge 321
110. Bob McAdoo* 320
111. Bailey Howell* 317
112. Slater Martin* 316
113. Steve Smith 314
114. Lenny Wilkens* 313
115. Dikembe Mutombo* 312
116. Mark Aguirre 310
117. Gary Payton* 308
118. Terry Cummings 307
119. Chris Bosh 304
120. Larry Foust 300
121. DeMar DeRozan 299
122. Jermaine O'Neal 298
123. Danny Ainge 296
124. Michael Cooper 293
125. Hersey Hawkins 292
126. Darryl Dawkins 291
  Anfernee Hardaway 291
128. Rik Smits 290
  Marc Gasol 290
130. George Hill 289
131. Clifford Robinson 288
132. Max Zaslofsky 287
  John Starks 287
134. Connie Simmons 286
135. George Yardley* 285
136. Lamar Odom 284
  Harry Gallatin* 284
138. LaMarcus Aldridge 282
139. Antonio Davis 280
140. Kenyon Martin 279
  Jim Pollard* 279
142. Sean Elliott 277
143. Zelmo Beaty* 273
  Paul Millsap 273
  Zach Randolph 273
146. Andrew Toney 272
147. Latrell Sprewell 269
148. Allan Houston 268
  Dave DeBusschere* 268
150. Bill Cartwright 266
151. John Salley 265
  Derrick McKey 265
153. Joe Johnson 264
  Arnie Risen* 264
155. Walter Davis 263
  Tayshaun Prince 263
157. Lou Hudson 262
158. Peja Stojakovic 261
  Jason Terry 261
  Kawhi Leonard 261
161. Draymond Green 260
  Doc Rivers 260
163. Tracy McGrady* 259
164. Jerry Stackhouse 257
165. Jo Jo White* 256
  Larry Siegfried 256
167. Carlos Boozer 254
168. David West 253
169. Jamaal Wilkes* 250
170. Chris Webber 247
  Mike Bibby 247
172. Andre Iguodala 246
173. Mario Elie 245
174. Dan Majerle 244
175. Anthony Mason 243
176. Archie Clark 237
177. Blake Griffin 236
178. Bill Bridges 235
  Kiki Vandeweghe 235
180. Mychal Thompson 234
  Wes Unseld* 234
  Paul Seymour 234
183. Rolando Blackman 233
184. Brad Daugherty 232
  Rajon Rondo 232
  James Edwards 232
187. Paul Pressey 228
  Bob Lanier* 228
189. Michael Finley 227
190. Josh Smith 225
  Paul Westphal 225
192. Dan Issel* 223
193. Stephen Jackson 222
194. Clyde Lovellette* 221
195. Rashard Lewis 220
  Jeff Teague 220
197. Marques Johnson 218
  Dave Cowens* 218
  Willis Reed* 218
200. Eddie Jones 217
201. Al Horford 216
202. Maurice Lucas 215
203. Vinnie Johnson 214
  Shawn Marion 214
205. Mike Conley 213
206. Tom Sanders* 212
  Bill Laimbeer 212
  Bobby Wanzer* 212
  Josh Howard 212
  Mark Jackson 212
  Ed Macauley* 212
  Phil Chenier 212
213. Ben Wallace 211
  Jamal Crawford 211
  Kyrie Irving 211
216. Elden Campbell 209
217. Nate Thurmond* 208
218. Kyle Lowry 205
219. Walt Bellamy* 204
  Joe Fulks* 204
221. Carl Braun 203
  John Wall 203
223. Bryon Russell 202
  Bill Bradley* 202
  Hedo Turkoglu 202
  Mark Price 202
227. Thurl Bailey 201
228. Jim McMillian 200
229. Kevin Love 199
230. Eddie Johnson 197
231. Alvan Adams 196
  Larry Costello 196
233. Tiny Archibald* 195
  Klay Thompson 195
235. Bob Love 194
  Damian Lillard 194
237. Red Kerr 193
238. Derrick Rose 192
  Richie Guerin* 192
240. Jeff Malone 190
  Larry Nance 190
  Dennis Rodman* 190
  Metta World Peace 190
244. Antonio Daniels 189
245. Larry Johnson 188
246. Happy Hairston 187
  P.J. Brown 187
248. K.C. Jones* 186
  Fred Brown 186
250. Baron Davis 185

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player FT
1. Freddie Lewis 548
2. Roger Brown* 462
3. George McGinnis* 431
4. Mel Daniels* 421
5. Dan Issel* 416
6. Mack Calvin 367
7. Jimmy Jones 336
8. Julius Erving* 318
9. Artis Gilmore* 296
10. Willie Wise 292
11. Louie Dampier* 269
12. Doug Moe 259
13. Zelmo Beaty* 253
14. Cincinnatus Powell 242
15. Darel Carrier 241
16. Ron Boone 236
17. Rick Barry* 235
18. Donnie Freeman 230
19. Larry Brown* 229
20. Bill Keller 222
21. Jim Eakins 207
22. Billy Paultz 206
23. Warren Jabali 198
24. Larry Jones 195
25. Bob Netolicky 193
26. Red Robbins 186
  Ralph Simpson 186
28. Connie Hawkins* 169
29. Les Hunter 167
30. Goose Ligon 166
31. Glen Combs 163
32. George Gervin* 152
  Byron Beck 152
34. George Carter 138
35. Art Heyman 126
36. Rick Mount 120
37. Bill Melchionni 118
38. Dave Robisch 116
  Chuck Williams 116
40. John Roche 115
41. Steve Jones 111
42. Darnell Hillman 107
43. Billy Knight 101
44. Charles Williams 100
45. Mervin Jackson 97
46. John Beasley 96
47. Walter Simon 93
  George Stone 93
49. Gary Bradds 92
50. Maurice McHartley 90
  Wayne Hightower 90
52. David Thompson* 88
53. Gene Moore 87
54. Bob Warren 86
55. Oliver Taylor 83
  Charlie Scott* 83
57. Bird Averitt 77
  Mike Barrett 77
59. Gerald Govan 76
60. Ray Scott 75
61. Fatty Taylor 74
  Craig Raymond 74
63. Trooper Washington 73
  Brian Taylor 73
65. Jesse Branson 71
66. Sam Smith 70
67. Spencer Haywood* 69
68. Chico Vaughn 68
  Henry Logan 68
70. Tom Owens 66
71. Julian Hammond 63
  Charles Beasley 63
73. Rich Jones 62
  John Williamson 62
75. Jackie Moreland 61
  James Silas 61
  Bobby Jones 61
  Billy Cunningham* 61
79. Marvin Barnes 60
80. Levern Tart 59
  Larry Kenon 59
82. Lonnie Wright 57
83. Willie Murrell 56
  Ted McClain 56
85. Mike Gale 55
86. Jeffrey Congdon 54
  Andrew Anderson 54
88. Mike Green 53
  Donald Sidle 53
90. Ira Harge 51
91. Kevin Joyce 50
92. George Peeples 49
93. Manny Leaks 46
  Jimmy O'Brien 46
95. Marv Roberts 45
96. Maurice Lucas 42
  Mike Pratt 42
  Arthur Becker 42
  Skip Thoren 42
  Al Skinner 42
101. George Irvine 41
102. Jan van Breda Kolff 40
103. Al Smith 39
  Wil Jones 39
  Don Buse 39
106. Stephen Vacendak 37
107. Neil Johnson 35
108. Mike Butler 34
  Tom Thacker 34
  Moses Malone* 34
  Bobby Rascoe 34
112. Ronald Thomas 32
  George Tinsley 32
  Wayne Chapman 32
  Adrian Smith 32
116. Ronald Franz 31
117. Ed Johnson 30
  Joe Caldwell 30
119. Gene Littles 29
120. Johnny Baum 28
121. Randolph Mahaffey 27
  Coby Dietrick 27
  Willie Somerset 27
  Elton McGriff 27
  Sonny Dove 27
  Joe Hamilton 27
127. Len Elmore 26
  Ervin Inniger 26
129. Bob Bedell 25
  Gus Gerard 25
131. Ed Manning 24
  Johnny Neumann 24
133. Willie Long 23
134. Bobby Hooper 22
  Warren Davis 22
136. John Barnhill 21
  Frank Card 21
  Dallas Thornton 21
  Samuel Robinson 21
  Richard Clark 21
141. Willie Porter 20
  Stew Johnson 20
  Wendell Ladner 20
  Bernie Williams 20
  Don Adams 20
146. Larry Miller 19
  Joe DePre 19
  Mike Barr 19
  Allan Bristow 19
  Swen Nater 19
  Gary Keller 19
  Al Tucker 19
  Daniel Sparks 19
154. Ron Perry 18
  Jim Ard 18
156. Jasper Wilson 17
  Jim Caldwell 17
  Cliff Hagan* 17
  Dave Twardzik 17
  Claude Terry 17
161. Bo Lamar 16
  Tim Bassett 16
  Jim Jarvis 16
164. John Clawson 15
  Julius Keye 15
  Marvin Webster 15
  Collis Jones 15
  Randy Denton 15
  Goo Kennedy 15
170. Willie Sojourner 14
171. Bruce Seals 13
  Ollie Darden 13
173. Grant Simmons 12
  Walter Piatkowski 12
  George Adams 12
  Dennis Holman 12
  Stephen Chubin 12
  Gus Johnson* 12
179. Caldwell Jones 11
  Guy Manning 11
  George Karl 11
182. Mike Lewis 10
  Marlbert Pradd 10
  Luther Green 10
185. Bill McGill 9
  Billy Shepherd 9
187. Bill Bunting 8
  Dan Hester 8
  Dan Roundfield 8
  John Trapp 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Mike Flynn 8
  Errol Palmer 8
  Lee Davis 8
  Mel Peterson 8
  Bob Verga 8
  Simmie Hill 8
  Dennis Wuycik 8
200. Rich Peek 7
  Calvin Fowler 7
  Chuck Terry 7
  Jimmy Foster 7
  Bobby Edmonds 7
  John Smith 7
  Jim Bradley 7
  Hal Hale 7
  Arvesta Kelly 7
209. Ben Warley 6
  David Bustion 6
  Erwin Mueller 6
  Bobby Wilson 6
  Earle Higgins 6
  Howard Bayne 6
  Wali Jones 6
216. Tom Hoover 5
  Jimmy Rayl 5
  Bobby Croft 5
  Len Chappell 5
  Ron Bonham 5
  Roy Ebron 5
222. Jay Miller 4
  Shaler Halimon 4
  Bob Lackey 4
  John Fairchild 4
  Hank Whitney 4
  Carl Fuller 4
  Jim McDaniels 4
  Monte Towe 4
  Jerry Pettway 4
  Ken Wilburn 4
  Dick Nemelka 4
  Howie Wright 4
234. Riney Lochmann 3
  Pierre Russell 3
  Dan Anderson 3
  Steven Kramer 3
  Rich Niemann 3
  Roger Brown 3
  Billy Schaeffer 3
  Will Frazier 3
  Mark Olberding 3
243. Tommie Bowens 2
  Kim Hughes 2
  Bill Bradley 2
  Gary Gregor 2
  Garfield Smith 2
  Jerry Harkness 2
  Russell Critchfield 2
  Al Cueto 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
  Joe Roberts 2
  Jim O'Brien 2
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