NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Personal Fouls

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

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 797
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 769
3. Robert Horry 717
4. Tim Duncan 701
5. Scottie Pippen* 686
6. Karl Malone* 662
7. Kobe Bryant 660
8. Rasheed Wallace 645
  Derek Fisher 645
10. Dennis Rodman* 630
11. Robert Parish* 617
12. Manu Ginobili 588
13. Dennis Johnson* 575
14. Kevin McHale* 571
15. LeBron James 569
16. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
17. Paul Pierce 547
18. Bill Russell* 546
19. Julius Erving* 544
20. Michael Jordan* 541
21. John Stockton* 539
22. Danny Ainge 533
23. John Havlicek* 527
24. Magic Johnson* 524
25. Patrick Ewing* 522
26. Horace Grant 515
27. Tom Sanders* 508
28. Charles Oakley 503
29. Bobby Jones 502
30. Clifford Robinson 496
31. Clyde Drexler* 486
32. Michael Cooper 474
33. Paul Silas 469
34. Dwyane Wade 467
35. Larry Bird* 466
36. Dan Issel* 465
37. Zelmo Beaty* 459
38. Kenyon Martin 458
39. Kendrick Perkins 453
40. Jerry West* 451
41. Byron Scott 445
  Caldwell Jones 445
43. Sam Perkins 441
44. Vlade Divac 439
45. Darryl Dawkins 438
46. Derrick McKey 436
47. Elgin Baylor* 435
48. Gary Payton* 434
  George McGinnis* 434
50. Mel Daniels* 433
51. Jack Sikma 432
52. Kevin Garnett 431
53. Tony Parker 429
54. Jerome Kersey 427
55. David Robinson* 423
56. John Salley 420
57. Rik Smits 419
58. Tom Heinsohn* 417
59. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
61. Charles Barkley* 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Dale Davis 408
  Bill Bridges 408
65. Dirk Nowitzki 407
66. Ray Allen* 402
  Sam Cassell 402
  Maurice Lucas 402
69. Richard Hamilton 401
70. Don Nelson* 399
71. Dave Cowens* 398
72. Vern Mikkelsen* 397
73. Sam Jones* 391
  Roger Brown* 391
75. Udonis Haslem 386
  Buck Williams 386
77. Jeff Hornacek 384
78. Antoine Carr 383
79. Dwight Howard 381
80. Elvin Hayes* 378
81. Bob Dandridge 377
82. Bailey Howell* 376
83. Billy Paultz 373
  Draymond Green 373
  Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
87. Dolph Schayes* 371
  Wes Unseld* 371
89. Lamar Odom 370
90. Rudy LaRusso 366
91. Bruce Bowen 363
  Isiah Thomas* 363
93. Frank Ramsey* 362
94. Tom Chambers 359
95. Hal Greer* 357
96. Pau Gasol 356
97. Terry Cummings 353
98. James Worthy* 352
99. Rick Barry* 350
100. Freddie Lewis 349
101. Jason Kidd* 348
  Rick Mahorn 348
103. Shawn Kemp 346
104. Jason Collins 344
  J.R. Smith 344
106. Slater Martin* 342
107. Serge Ibaka 341
108. A.C. Green 340
109. Luc Longley 338
110. Cliff Hagan* 336
111. K.C. Jones* 335
112. Alonzo Mourning* 330
113. Antonio McDyess 329
114. Dave DeBusschere* 327
  P.J. Brown 327
116. Artis Gilmore* 326
  Jamaal Wilkes* 326
118. James Edwards 325
119. Maurice Cheeks* 324
120. John Starks 323
  Richard Jefferson 323
122. Rick Fox 320
123. Alton Lister 319
  James Harden 319
125. Bob McAdoo* 318
126. Bob Cousy* 314
127. Bill Bradley* 313
128. Tom Hawkins 310
  Antonio Davis 310
130. Detlef Schrempf 309
  Mychal Thompson 309
132. Kevin Durant 306
133. George Mikan* 305
134. Kurt Thomas 300
135. Elden Campbell 298
  Ron Boone 298
137. Ben Wallace 296
138. George Gervin* 294
  Kevin Willis 294
140. Mark West 293
141. Tyson Chandler 291
142. Darnell Hillman 288
143. Shane Battier 287
144. Chet Walker* 286
  Chris Webber 286
  Keith Erickson 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
148. Dan Majerle 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
  Walt Frazier* 285
151. Hedo Turkoglu 284
152. Dick Barnett 282
153. Mark Aguirre 281
154. Jimmy Jones 280
155. Al Horford 279
  Chris Paul 279
157. Klay Thompson 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Robert Reid 277
  Shawn Marion 277
161. Nene Hilario 276
  Jason Terry 276
163. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
165. Mario Chalmers 274
166. David West 273
  Carlos Boozer 273
168. Nate McMillan 271
169. Jim Eakins 270
170. Tree Rollins 269
171. Trevor Ariza 267
  Oscar Robertson* 267
  Kyle Korver 267
174. Nate Thurmond* 266
  Ricky Pierce 266
  Rajon Rondo 266
177. Andrew Toney 265
  Paul Millsap 265
  Doc Rivers 265
  Moses Malone* 265
  Russell Westbrook 265
182. Amar'e Stoudemire 264
  Brian Shaw 264
  Matt Barnes 264
185. Carmelo Anthony 263
  Mel Counts 263
187. Paul Pressey 261
  Boris Diaw 261
189. Cedric Maxwell 260
  Tyrone Hill 260
  Mario Elie 260
192. Dikembe Mutombo* 259
  Marcus Camby 259
194. Lenny Wilkens* 258
195. Anthony Mason 257
  Tony Allen 257
  Vince Carter 257
198. Nick Collison 256
  Connie Simmons 256
200. Arnie Risen* 255
  Larry Foust 255
202. Scott Williams 254
203. Louie Dampier* 252
204. Alvan Adams 251
205. Mark Eaton 250
206. John Paxson 249
  Bryon Russell 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
209. Chris Childs 248
210. Greg Ostertag 247
211. Al Attles 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
213. Terry Porter 245
  Ron Harper 245
  Andre Iguodala 245
216. Tayshaun Prince 244
  Metta World Peace 244
218. Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
220. Paul Westphal 241
  Otis Thorpe 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
223. Charles Smith 240
  Doug Moe 240
  George Hill 240
  Wali Jones 240
227. Willie Wise 239
  Deron Williams 239
  Eddie Jones 239
  Steve Nash* 239
231. Mike Bibby 238
232. Derek Harper 237
  Anderson Varejao 237
234. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
235. Harry Gallatin* 235
236. Vinnie Johnson 234
237. Kevin Johnson 233
  Bob Lanier* 233
239. Clyde Lovellette* 232
240. Eric Snow 231
241. Don Chaney 229
242. Lonnie Shelton 228
  Glen Davis 228
244. Danny Schayes 227
  Joe Dumars* 227
246. Joe Johnson 226
  Rodney Rogers 226
248. Paul George 225
  Mark Jackson 225
250. Chris Bosh 224
  Cincinnatus Powell 224
  Chuck Share 224
  Jack Coleman 224

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 797
2. Shaquille O'Neal* 769
3. Robert Horry 717
4. Tim Duncan 701
5. Scottie Pippen* 686
6. Karl Malone* 662
7. Kobe Bryant 660
8. Derek Fisher 645
  Rasheed Wallace 645
10. Dennis Rodman* 630
11. Robert Parish* 617
12. Manu Ginobili 588
13. Dennis Johnson* 575
14. Kevin McHale* 571
15. LeBron James 569
16. Hakeem Olajuwon* 562
17. Paul Pierce 547
18. Bill Russell* 546
19. Michael Jordan* 541
20. John Stockton* 539
21. Danny Ainge 533
22. John Havlicek* 527
23. Magic Johnson* 524
24. Patrick Ewing* 522
25. Horace Grant 515
26. Tom Sanders* 508
27. Charles Oakley 503
28. Clifford Robinson 496
29. Clyde Drexler* 486
30. Michael Cooper 474
31. Paul Silas 469
32. Dwyane Wade 467
33. Larry Bird* 466
34. Kenyon Martin 458
35. Kendrick Perkins 453
36. Jerry West* 451
37. Byron Scott 445
38. Sam Perkins 441
39. Vlade Divac 439
40. Darryl Dawkins 438
41. Derrick McKey 436
42. Elgin Baylor* 435
43. Gary Payton* 434
44. Jack Sikma 432
45. Kevin Garnett 431
46. Tony Parker 429
47. Jerome Kersey 427
48. Caldwell Jones 426
49. David Robinson* 423
50. John Salley 420
51. Rik Smits 419
52. Tom Heinsohn* 417
53. Bill Cartwright 412
  Wilt Chamberlain* 412
55. Bill Bridges 408
  Charles Barkley* 408
  Bill Laimbeer 408
  Dale Davis 408
59. Dirk Nowitzki 407
60. Julius Erving* 403
61. Ray Allen* 402
  Sam Cassell 402
63. Richard Hamilton 401
64. Bobby Jones 400
65. Don Nelson* 399
66. Dave Cowens* 398
67. Vern Mikkelsen* 397
68. Sam Jones* 391
69. Udonis Haslem 386
  Buck Williams 386
71. Jeff Hornacek 384
72. Antoine Carr 383
73. Dwight Howard 381
74. Elvin Hayes* 378
75. Bob Dandridge 377
76. Bailey Howell* 376
77. Draymond Green 373
  Kurt Rambis 373
  Chauncey Billups 373
80. Wes Unseld* 371
  Dolph Schayes* 371
82. Lamar Odom 370
83. Rudy LaRusso 366
84. Isiah Thomas* 363
  Bruce Bowen 363
86. Frank Ramsey* 362
87. Tom Chambers 359
88. Hal Greer* 357
89. Pau Gasol 356
90. Terry Cummings 353
91. James Worthy* 352
92. Jason Kidd* 348
  Rick Mahorn 348
94. Shawn Kemp 346
95. Jason Collins 344
  J.R. Smith 344
97. Slater Martin* 342
98. Serge Ibaka 341
99. A.C. Green 340
100. Luc Longley 338
101. K.C. Jones* 335
102. Alonzo Mourning* 330
103. Antonio McDyess 329
104. Dave DeBusschere* 327
  P.J. Brown 327
106. Jamaal Wilkes* 326
107. James Edwards 325
108. Maurice Cheeks* 324
109. Richard Jefferson 323
  John Starks 323
111. Rick Fox 320
  Cliff Hagan* 320
113. Alton Lister 319
  James Harden 319
115. Bob McAdoo* 318
116. Bob Cousy* 314
117. Bill Bradley* 313
118. Maurice Lucas 310
  Antonio Davis 310
  Tom Hawkins 310
121. Mychal Thompson 309
  Detlef Schrempf 309
123. Kevin Durant 306
124. George Mikan* 305
125. Kurt Thomas 300
126. Elden Campbell 298
127. Ben Wallace 296
128. Kevin Willis 294
129. Mark West 293
130. Tyson Chandler 291
131. Shane Battier 287
132. Chris Webber 286
  Jermaine O'Neal 286
  Chet Walker* 286
  Keith Erickson 286
136. Dan Majerle 285
  Sidney Moncrief 285
  Walt Frazier* 285
139. Hedo Turkoglu 284
140. Dick Barnett 282
141. Mark Aguirre 281
142. Al Horford 279
  Chris Paul 279
144. Shawn Marion 277
  Bob Pettit* 277
  Robert Reid 277
  Klay Thompson 277
148. Jason Terry 276
  Nene Hilario 276
150. Reggie Miller* 275
  Willis Reed* 275
152. Mario Chalmers 274
153. Carlos Boozer 273
  David West 273
155. Nate McMillan 271
156. Tree Rollins 269
157. Zelmo Beaty* 267
  Trevor Ariza 267
  Kyle Korver 267
  Oscar Robertson* 267
161. Nate Thurmond* 266
  Rajon Rondo 266
  Ricky Pierce 266
164. Paul Millsap 265
  Russell Westbrook 265
  Doc Rivers 265
  Andrew Toney 265
168. Brian Shaw 264
  Amar'e Stoudemire 264
  Matt Barnes 264
171. Carmelo Anthony 263
  Mel Counts 263
173. Boris Diaw 261
  Paul Pressey 261
175. Tyrone Hill 260
  Cedric Maxwell 260
  Mario Elie 260
178. Marcus Camby 259
  Dikembe Mutombo* 259
180. Lenny Wilkens* 258
181. Tony Allen 257
  Vince Carter 257
  Anthony Mason 257
184. Nick Collison 256
  Connie Simmons 256
186. Arnie Risen* 255
  Larry Foust 255
188. Scott Williams 254
189. Alvan Adams 251
190. Mark Eaton 250
191. Bryon Russell 249
  Larry Siegfried 249
  John Paxson 249
194. Chris Childs 248
195. Greg Ostertag 247
196. Al Attles 246
  Kevin Duckworth 246
198. Andre Iguodala 245
  Terry Porter 245
  Ron Harper 245
201. Metta World Peace 244
  Moses Malone* 244
  Tayshaun Prince 244
204. Lindsey Hunter 243
  Gus Williams 243
206. Paul Westphal 241
  Jo Jo White* 241
  Otis Thorpe 241
209. George Hill 240
  Charles Smith 240
211. Eddie Jones 239
  Steve Nash* 239
  Deron Williams 239
214. Mike Bibby 238
215. Anderson Varejao 237
  Derek Harper 237
217. Zydrunas Ilgauskas 236
218. Harry Gallatin* 235
219. Vinnie Johnson 234
  Wali Jones 234
221. Kevin Johnson 233
  Bob Lanier* 233
223. Rick Barry* 232
  Clyde Lovellette* 232
225. Eric Snow 231
226. Don Chaney 229
227. Glen Davis 228
  Lonnie Shelton 228
229. Joe Dumars* 227
  Danny Schayes 227
231. Joe Johnson 226
  Rodney Rogers 226
233. Paul George 225
  Mark Jackson 225
235. Jack Coleman 224
  Chris Bosh 224
  Chuck Share 224
238. Lionel Hollins 221
  Steve Smith 221
240. Bill Sharman* 220
  Larry Nance 220
  Sean Elliott 220
243. Erick Dampier 219
  Ervin Johnson 219
  Jim Loscutoff 219
  Gail Goodrich* 219
247. Leandro Barbosa 218
  Joakim Noah 218
249. Michael Finley 217
  Jeff Mullins 217

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player PF
1. Mel Daniels* 433
2. Roger Brown* 391
3. Freddie Lewis 348
4. Dan Issel* 308
5. George McGinnis* 291
6. Ron Boone 270
7. Jim Eakins 268
8. Jimmy Jones 244
9. Doug Moe 240
10. Louie Dampier* 233
11. Cincinnatus Powell 224
12. Gerald Govan 223
  Willie Wise 223
14. Darnell Hillman 222
15. Trooper Washington 218
16. Billy Paultz 216
17. Byron Beck 215
18. Artis Gilmore* 213
19. Zelmo Beaty* 192
20. Bill Keller 184
21. Mack Calvin 179
  Goose Ligon 179
23. Les Hunter 177
  Bob Netolicky 177
25. Donnie Freeman 176
26. Walter Simon 172
27. Fatty Taylor 163
28. Larry Brown* 158
29. Darel Carrier 156
30. Red Robbins 155
31. Glen Combs 154
32. Gene Moore 153
33. Rich Jones 145
  Wendell Ladner 145
35. Mervin Jackson 144
36. Julius Erving* 141
37. Steve Jones 132
38. Rick Mount 130
  Ted McClain 130
40. John Beasley 126
41. Jackie Moreland 123
  George Carter 123
43. Warren Jabali 121
44. Wil Jones 118
  Rick Barry* 118
46. Brian Taylor 117
47. Ira Harge 112
48. Bob Warren 108
49. Charles Williams 107
50. Ronald Thomas 106
51. Ralph Simpson 104
52. Bobby Jones 102
  Tom Owens 102
54. John Williamson 101
55. Mike Gale 100
  Don Buse 100
57. Maurice McHartley 99
  Larry Jones 99
59. George Stone 97
60. Sam Smith 95
61. Julian Hammond 92
  Maurice Lucas 92
  Oliver Taylor 92
64. Bill Melchionni 91
65. Tom Thacker 90
66. Kevin Joyce 89
67. Lonnie Wright 88
68. George Gervin* 87
69. Dave Robisch 85
70. Len Elmore 84
71. Gary Bradds 83
  Connie Hawkins* 83
73. Chuck Williams 82
74. Bird Averitt 74
75. Willie Murrell 73
  George Irvine 73
77. Craig Raymond 72
78. Coby Dietrick 71
  John Roche 71
80. Neil Johnson 70
81. Jeffrey Congdon 69
82. Art Heyman 68
  Ray Scott 68
84. Johnny Baum 66
  Charles Beasley 66
  Larry Kenon 66
87. Tim Bassett 64
  Arthur Becker 64
89. George Peeples 63
90. Julius Keye 62
  Mike Barr 62
  Jesse Branson 62
93. John Clawson 60
94. Andrew Anderson 59
  Wayne Hightower 59
96. Manny Leaks 58
  Chico Vaughn 58
  Gus Gerard 58
99. Billy Cunningham* 57
100. Frank Card 56
101. Al Smith 55
102. David Thompson* 54
  Billy Knight 54
104. Kim Hughes 53
  Mike Pratt 53
  Mike Barrett 53
  Ed Manning 53
  Skip Thoren 53
109. Willie Sojourner 52
110. Mike Green 51
111. Henry Logan 50
112. Joe Caldwell 49
  Elton McGriff 49
114. Bruce Seals 48
115. Al Skinner 46
116. Joe DePre 45
  James Silas 45
  Marvin Barnes 45
  Bob Bedell 45
  Bud Olsen 45
  Charlie Scott* 45
  Marv Roberts 45
123. Donald Sidle 44
124. Willie Porter 43
  Gene Littles 43
126. Bernie Williams 42
  Ronald Franz 42
128. Walter Piatkowski 41
  Bobby Hooper 41
  John Barnhill 41
  Jimmy O'Brien 41
  Johnny Neumann 41
133. Wayne Chapman 40
134. Jan van Breda Kolff 39
  Swen Nater 39
  Gary Keller 39
137. Joe Hamilton 38
  Claude Terry 38
139. Jim Caldwell 36
  Ervin Inniger 36
  George Karl 36
142. George Tinsley 35
  Ollie Darden 35
  Daniel Sparks 35
145. Mike Butler 34
  Jim Ard 34
147. Ron Perry 33
148. Stew Johnson 32
  Leroy Wright 32
  Bobby Rascoe 32
  Don Adams 32
152. Goo Kennedy 31
  Spencer Haywood* 31
154. Randolph Mahaffey 30
  Chuck Terry 30
156. Jim Jarvis 29
  Willie Long 29
158. Marvin Webster 28
  Mike Lewis 28
  Collis Jones 28
  Samuel Robinson 28
  Al Tucker 28
  Simmie Hill 28
  Adrian Smith 28
165. Ben Warley 27
  Gus Johnson* 27
167. Stephen Vacendak 26
  Bill McGill 26
  Warren Davis 26
170. Jim Chones 25
171. Jim Bradley 24
172. Arvesta Kelly 22
173. Grant Simmons 21
  Moses Malone* 21
  Ken Wilburn 21
176. Jasper Wilson 20
177. Caldwell Jones 19
  Bo Lamar 19
  Dennis Holman 19
  John Smith 19
181. Jay Miller 18
  Randy Denton 18
  Stephen Chubin 18
  Richard Clark 18
185. Tommie Bowens 17
  Rich Peek 17
  Errol Palmer 17
188. George Johnson 16
  Kendall Rhine 16
  Cliff Hagan* 16
  Jim McDaniels 16
192. Dave Twardzik 15
  Mark Olberding 15
194. Jimmy Rayl 14
  Allan Bristow 14
  George Adams 14
  Lee Davis 14
  Bob Verga 14
  Dennis Wuycik 14
  Billy Shepherd 14
201. Len Chappell 13
  John Trapp 13
  Jimmy Foster 13
  John Fairchild 13
  Joe Roberts 13
  Mel Peterson 13
207. Bobby Wilson 12
  Roger Brown 12
  Howard Bayne 12
  Bobby Edmonds 12
  Hank Whitney 12
  Levern Tart 12
  Dick Nemelka 12
214. Calvin Fowler 11
  Rich Niemann 11
  Guy Manning 11
  Willie Somerset 11
  Carl Fuller 11
  Will Frazier 11
220. Don Dee 10
  Erwin Mueller 10
  Bob Lackey 10
  Marlbert Pradd 10
  Hal Hale 10
  Sonny Dove 10
226. Dan Hester 9
  Garfield Smith 9
  Donald Washington 9
  Charles Jordan 9
  Dallas Thornton 9
231. Joe Hamood 8
  Dewitt Menyard 8
  Dan Anderson 8
  Leland Mitchell 8
235. Riney Lochmann 7
  Gary Zeller 7
  Al Cueto 7
238. Tom Hoover 6
  Larry Miller 6
  Roderick McDonald 6
  Dan Roundfield 6
  Leary Lentz 6
  Bobby Croft 6
  Earle Higgins 6
  Jerry Harkness 6
  Russell Critchfield 6
  Wali Jones 6
  Mike Flynn 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Howie Wright 6
  Roy Ebron 6
  Charles Edge 6
  Henry Ward 6

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