Most free throws made per game, season
31.9-New York, 1957-58 (2,300/72)

Fewest free throws made per game, season
14.9-Boston, 1998-99 (745/50)

Most free throws made, game
61-Phoenix vs. Utah, April 9, 1990 (OT)

Fewest free throws made, game
0-Toronto vs. Charlotte, January 9, 1996

Most free throws made, both teams, game
116-Syracuse (59) vs. Anderson (57), November 24, 1949 (5 OT)

Fewest free throws made, both teams, game
7-Milwaukee (3) vs. Baltimore (4), January 1, 1973

Most free throws made, one half
36-Chicago vs. Phoenix, January 8, 1970
Golden State vs. Utah, March 29, 1990
Seattle at Denver, April 7, 1991

Most free throws made, both teams, one half
62-Golden State (33) vs. Sacramento (29), January 26, 1996

Most free throws made, one quarter
26-Atlanta at Milwaukee, March 3, 1991

Most free throws made, both teams, one quarter
41-Milwaukee (22) vs. L.A. Lakers (19), March 21, 2001


Free-Throw Percentage

Highest free-throw percentage, season
.832 -Boston, 1989-90 (1,791/2,153)

Lowest free-throw percentage, season
.635-Philadelphia, 1967-68 (2,121/3,338)

Most free throws made, none missed, game
39-Utah at Portland, December 7, 1982

Lowest free-throw percentage, game
.000-Toronto vs. Charlotte, January 9, 1996 (0/3)

Highest free-throw percentage, both teams, game
1.000-Atlanta (1.000) vs. Toronto (1.000), December 22, 2000 (16/16)

Lowest free-throw percentage, both teams, game
.405 - Miami (.370) at Charlotte (.467), February 11,2005 (17/42)


Free-Throw Attempts

Most free-throw attempts per game, season
42.4-New York, 1957-58 (3,056/72)

Fewest free-throw attempts per game, season
19.8 - New York, 2002-03 (1,620/82)

Most free-throw attempts, game
86-Syracuse vs. Anderson, November 24, 1949 (5 OT)

Fewest free-throw attempts, game
2-Cleveland vs. Golden State, November 26, 1994

Most free-throw attempts, both teams, game
160-Syracuse (86) vs. Anderson (74), November 24, 1949 (5 OT)

Fewest free-throw attempts, both teams, game
12-Los Angeles (3) vs. San Diego (9), March 28, 1980

Most free-throw attempts, one half
48-Chicago vs. Phoenix, January 8, 1970

Most free-throw attempts, both teams, one half
79-Golden State (43) vs. Sacramento (36), January 26, 1996

Most free-throw attempts, one quarter
32-Vancouver at L.A. Clippers, November 11, 1997 (4th qtr.)

Most free-throw attempts, both teams, one quarter 50-New York (26) at St. Louis (24), December 14, 1957
50 - Cincinnati (29) at Baltimore (21), December 27, 1964

Most seasons leading league
8-Karl Malone, Utah, 1988-89-1992-93, 1996-97-1998-99

Most consecutive seasons leading league
5-Karl Malone, Utah, 1988-89-1992-93

Most free throws made, career
9,787 Karl Malone, Utah, 1985-86 2002-03; L.A. Lakers, 2003-04

Most free throws made, season
840-Jerry West, Los Angeles, 1965-66

Most consecutive free throws made
97-Micheal Williams, Minnesota, March 24-November 9, 1993

Most free throws made, game
28-Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. New York, at Hershey, Pa., March 2, 1962
28 - Adrian Dantley, Utah vs. Houston, at Las Vegas, January 4, 1984

Most free throws made, one half
20-Michael Jordan, Chicago at Miami, December 30, 1992 (2nd half)

Most free throws made, one quarter
14-Rick Barry, San Francisco at New York, December 6, 1966 (3rd qtr.)
14 - Pete Maravich, Atlanta vs. Buffalo, November 28, 1973 (3rd qtr.)
14 - Adrian Dantley, Detroit vs. Sacramento, December 10, 1986 (4th qtr.)
14 - Michael Jordan, Chicago at Utah, November 15, 1989 (4th qtr.)
14 - Michael Jordan, Chicago at Miami, December 30, 1992 (4th qtr.)
14 - Johnny Newman, Denver vs. Boston, February 10, 1998, (4th qtr.)


Free-Throw Percentage

Most seasons leading league
7-Bill Sharman, Boston, 1952-53-1956-57, 1958-59, 1960-61

Most consecutive seasons, leading league
5-Bill Sharman, Boston, 1952-53-1956-57
3-Rick Barry, Golden State, 1977-78; Houston, 1978-79-1979-80

Highest free-throw percentage, career
(minimum 1,200 made)
.904-Mark Price, Cleveland, 1986-87-1994-95; Washington, 1995-96; Golden State, 1996-97 (2,135/2,362)

Highest free-throw percentage, season (qualifiers)
.958 -Calvin Murphy, Houston, 1980-81 (206/215)

Highest free-throw percentage, rookie, season (qualifiers)
.902-Ernie DiGregorio, Buffalo, 1973-74 (174/193)

Most free throws made, none missed, game
23-Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta vs. Chicago, December 8, 1992

Most free-throw attempts, none made, game
11-Shaquille O'Neal, L.A. Lakers vs. Seattle, December 8, 2000


Free-Throw Attempts

Most seasons leading league
9-Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia, 1959-60-1961-62; San Francisco, 1962-63-1963-64; San Francisco, Philadelphia, 1964-65; Philadelphia, 1966-67-1967-68; Los Angeles, 1968-69

Most consecutive seasons leading league
6-Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia, 1959-60-1961-62; San Francisco, 1962-63-1963-64; San Francisco, Philadelphia, 1964-65

Most free-throw attempts, career
13,188 Karl Malone, Utah, 1985-86 2002-03; L.A. Laker, 2003-04

Most free-throw attempts, season
1,363-Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia, 1961-62

Most free-throw attempts, game
34-Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia vs. St. Louis, February 22, 1962

Most free-throw attempts, one half
23-Michael Jordan, Chicago at Miami, December 30, 1992

Most free-throw attempts, one quarter
16-Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati at Baltimore, December 27, 1964
16 - Stan McKenzie, Phoenix at Philadelphia, February 15, 1970
16 - Pete Maravich, Atlanta at Chicago, January 2, 1973 (2nd qtr.)
16 - Michael Jordan, Chicago at Miami, December 30, 1992
16 - Willie Burton, Philadelphia vs. Miami, December 13, 1994
16 - Johnny Newman, Denver vs. Boston, February 10, 1998, (4th qtr.)