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Top 10 Worst Free-Throw Shooters In The NBA 2016/17

Top 10 Worst Free-Throw Shooters In The NBA 2016/17

When we are talking about free-throw shooting statistics, everyone thinks about the best free-throw shooters such as Steve Nash, Stephen Curry, Mark Price, Rick Barry and Peja Stojakovic.

But, today we will see who the worst free-throw shooters are this season, and we'll include only qualified players. You'll be very surprised when you find one rookie and one superstar on the list.

Free throws are one of the most underrated categories in the NBA because everyone thinks "it's easy to score from the free throw line", but it's not like that at all. Many players have missed more than 50%, so someone can use this list for the Hack-a-Shaq strategy like the Rockets did with Andre Robertson. He had 14% from the free throw line in this series (3/21).

Check the top 10 worst free-throw shooters in the NBA 2016/17.

Honorable mention: Elfrid Payton (69.2%), Austin Rivers (69.1%) and Cody Zeller (67.9%).

10. LeBron "The King" James

Free Throw Percentage: 67.4% (358-531)

HOUSTON, TX - MARCH 1: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during the game against the Houston Rockets on March 1, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Bill Baptist/NBAE via Getty Images)

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9. Rudy Gobert

Free Throw Percentage: 65.3% (311-476)

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8. Hassan Whiteside

Free Throw Percentage: 62.8% (225-358)


7. Brandon Ingram

Free Throw Percentage: 62.1% (133-214)


6. Steven Adams

Free Throw Percentage: 61.1% (157-257)


5. Mason Plumlee

Free Throw Percentage: 58.0% (174-300)

Feb 15, 2017; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Nuggets center Mason Plumlee (24) looks on during the first half against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Pepsi Center. Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

Mandatory Credit: Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY Sports

4. Bismack Biyombo

Free Throw Percentage: 53.4% (125-234)


3. Dwight Howard

Free Throw Percentage: 53.3% (226-424)


2. DeAndre Jordan

Free Throw Percentage: 48.2% (205-425)


1. Andre Drummond

Free Throw Percentage: 38.6% (137-355)