Karl Anthony Malone (born July 24, 1963)

Karl Anthony Malone is an American former professional basketball player.

Nicknamed "the Mailman", he is considered one of the greatest power forwards in NBA history.

Malone spent his first 18 seasons (1985–2003) in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Utah Jazz and formed a formidable duo with his teammate John Stockton.

He was a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, a 14-time NBA All-Star, and an 11-time member of the All-NBA first team.

His 36,928 career points scored rank third all-time in NBA history behind Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and LeBron James

and he holds the records for most free throws attempted and made, in addition to being tied for the second-most first-team All-NBA selections with Kobe Bryant and behind LeBron James.