In the NBA, the record is 97 in a row by Michael Williams of the Minnesota Timberwolves. He accomplished this feat over 2 season (1992-1993, 1993-1994).
The Guinness world record holder is Ted St. Martin, who made 5,221 consecutive free throws on April 28, 1996. He did so while giving a shooting clinic to students, taking over 7 hours to complete the task.
The most by an amateur and second most overall is Hal Cohen, a former SU player. He hit 598 consecutive free throws after practice when he was 17 in High School.
Lauren Prohaska, a graduate from Bowling Green University. She made 73 consecutive free throws.
Michael Williams, from the minnesota timberwolves in 93, made 97 straight free throws
Chris Dudley holds the record for most consecutive free throws missed. In April 1990, Dudley missed thirteen consecutive free throws.
97- by Micheal Williams
Michael Williams, a guard who played for several teams between 1988-1999, holds the consecutive free throws made record at 97 while playing for the Minnesota Timberwolves.
Paul Cluxton holds the record for most consecutive free throws made during 1 season. Made 100% of his free throws (94/94) in 1997 for Northern Kentucky.
Michael Williams holds the record for the most NBA free-throws in a row. From March 24, 1993 until Nov. 9, 1993, he made 97 consecutive free throws with the Timberwolves.
Ted St. Martin holds the world records for the most consecutive free throws made in a row. He 5,221 consecutive free throws on April 28,1996 while teaching a shooting clinic to students. It took him 7 hours and 22 minutes to complete this task.
The NBA record for most consecutive free throws made is 97 by Michael Williams of the Minnesota Timberwolves between March 24, 1993 and November 9, 1993.
well i know Chauncey Billups tied the record for most free throws made blind folded in a minute with 5 . He couldve beaten the record but Brandon roy shot the ball and knocked out the last ball that wouldve gotton him the record. Fred Newman made 88 Consecutive Free throws blindfolded.
Johnstown-Monroe (OH) High School set the national record for most consecutive free throws made by hitting all 36 free throw attempts on 02/20/79 in a game against Licking Hts ( OH) High school. This broke the old record held by Great Falls,Montana of 24 for 24 set in 1977.
In the NBA, that would be Karl Malone with 9,787 made free throws. Malone also holds the career NBA record for free throw attempts with 13,188.
Wilt Chamberlain and Adrian Dantley both sunk 28 free throws in one NBA game.
Deron Williams was 21 for 21
Cal-Irvine, Samford and now OU are all tied at 34 free throws made without a miss.
Ray Allen during practice with a record of 72
Michael Jordan attempted 8, 772 free throws during his career in basketball. This is the 4th most free throws in basketball league history. Of the 8,772 shots, he made 7,327. This is a .835 percentage.
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The 2 players who have made the most free throws are Karl Malone and Moses Malone, with 9,787 and 8,531 makes, respectively. Karl Malone, Wilt Chamberlain, and Moses Malone have attempted the most, in that order.