NHL & WHA Career Leaders and Records for Goals

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hockey Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
RankPlayerYearsG
1.Wayne Gretzky* 1979-99894
2.Gordie Howe* 1946-80801
3.Jaromir Jagr 1990-17760
4.Brett Hull* 1986-06741
5.Marcel Dionne* 1971-89731
6.Phil Esposito* 1963-81717
7.Mike Gartner* 1979-98708
8.Mark Messier* 1979-04694
9.Steve Yzerman* 1983-06692
10.Mario Lemieux* 1984-06690
11.Teemu Selanne 1992-14684
12.Luc Robitaille* 1986-06668
13.Brendan Shanahan* 1987-09656
14.Dave Andreychuk 1982-06640
15.Joe Sakic* 1988-09625
16.Jarome Iginla 1996-17619
17.Bobby Hull* 1957-80610
18.Dino Ciccarelli* 1980-99608
19.Jari Kurri* 1980-98601
20.Mark Recchi 1988-11577
21.Mike Bossy* 1977-87573
22.Joe Nieuwendyk* 1986-07564
 Mats Sundin* 1990-09564
24.Mike Modano* 1989-11561
25.Guy Lafleur* 1971-91560
26.John Bucyk* 1955-78556
27.Alex Ovechkin 2005-17552
28.Ron Francis* 1981-04549
29.Michel Goulet* 1979-94548
30.Maurice Richard* 1942-60544
31.Stan Mikita* 1958-80541
32.Keith Tkachuk 1991-10538
33.Frank Mahovlich* 1956-74533
34.Bryan Trottier* 1975-94524
35.Pat Verbeek 1982-02522
36.Marian Hossa 1997-17520
37.Dale Hawerchuk* 1981-97518
38.Pierre Turgeon 1987-07515
39.Jeremy Roenick 1988-09513
40.Gilbert Perreault* 1970-87512
41.Jean Beliveau* 1950-71507
42.Patrick Marleau 1997-17503
 Peter Bondra 1990-07503
44.Joe Mullen* 1981-97502
45.Lanny McDonald* 1973-89500
46.Glenn Anderson* 1980-96498
47.Jean Ratelle* 1960-81491
48.Norm Ullman* 1955-75490
49.Brian Bellows 1982-99485
50.Darryl Sittler* 1970-85484
51.Sergei Fedorov* 1990-09483
52.Bernie Nicholls 1981-99475
53.Denis Savard* 1980-97473
 Alexander Mogilny 1989-06473
55.Pat LaFontaine* 1983-98468
56.Alex Delvecchio* 1950-74456
57.Theoren Fleury 1988-03455
58.Rod Brind'Amour 1989-10452
59.Peter Stastny* 1980-95450
 Doug Gilmour* 1983-03450
61.Rick Middleton 1974-88448
62.Daniel Alfredsson 1995-14444
63.Rick Vaive 1979-92441
 Steve Larmer 1980-95441
65.Rick Tocchet 1984-02440
66.Gary Roberts 1986-09438
67.Pavel Bure* 1991-03437
68.Vincent Damphousse 1986-04432
69.Dave Taylor 1977-94431
70.Alex Kovalev 1992-13430
71.Bill Guerin 1991-10429
72.Yvan Cournoyer* 1963-79428
73.Brian Propp 1979-94425
74.Steve Shutt* 1972-85424
75.Owen Nolan 1990-10422
76.Steve Thomas 1984-04421
 Vincent Lecavalier 1998-16421
 Stephane Richer 1984-02421
79.Bill Barber* 1972-84420
80.Ilya Kovalchuk 2001-13417
 Jason Arnott 1993-12417
82.Tony Amonte 1991-07416
83.John MacLean 1983-02413
 Garry Unger 1967-83413
85.Rick Nash 2002-17411
86.Ray Bourque* 1979-01410
87.Ray Ferraro 1984-02408
 Patrik Elias 1995-16408
89.John LeClair 1990-07406
 Rod Gilbert* 1960-78406
91.Paul Kariya 1994-10402
 John Ogrodnick 1979-93402
93.Shane Doan 1995-17401
94.Dave Keon* 1960-82396
 Paul Coffey* 1980-01396
96.Cam Neely* 1983-96395
 Pierre Larouche 1974-88395
 Markus Naslund 1993-09395
99.Tomas Sandstrom 1984-99394
100.Bernie Geoffrion* 1950-68393
101.Marian Gaborik 2000-17392
102.Dean Prentice 1952-74391
 Martin St. Louis 1998-15391
 Jean Pronovost 1968-82391
105.Ryan Smyth 1994-14386
106.Ray Whitney 1991-14385
107.Rick Martin 1971-82384
108.Joe Thornton 1997-17382
109.Reggie Leach 1970-83381
110.Ted Lindsay* 1944-65379
 Claude Lemieux 1983-09379
112.Butch Goring 1969-85375
 Trevor Linden 1988-08375
 Milan Hejduk 1998-13375
115.Dany Heatley 2001-15372
 Sidney Crosby 2005-17372
 Eric Lindros* 1992-07372
118.Rick Kehoe 1971-85371
119.Tim Kerr 1980-93370
120.Bernie Federko* 1976-90369
121.Daniel Sedin 2000-17368
122.Geoff Courtnall 1983-00367
123.Jacques Lemaire* 1967-79366
124.Scott Mellanby 1985-07364
125.Brent Sutter 1980-98363
 Miroslav Satan 1995-10363
 Peter McNab 1973-87363
128.Ivan Boldirev 1970-85361
129.Henri Richard* 1955-75358
 Bobby Clarke* 1969-84358
131.Kirk Muller 1984-03357
 Bobby Smith 1978-93357
 Ray Sheppard 1987-00357
134.Wilf Paiement 1974-88356
 Vyacheslav Kozlov 1991-10356
 Dennis Maruk 1975-89356
137.Greg Adams 1984-01355
 Mike Foligno 1979-94355
 Geoff Sanderson 1990-08355
 Kevin Dineen 1984-03355
141.Danny Gare 1974-87354
142.Andy Bathgate* 1952-71349
 Rick MacLeish 1970-84349
144.Brian Rolston 1994-12342
 Charlie Simmer 1974-88342
 Eric Staal 2003-17342
 Scott Young 1987-06342
 Ed Olczyk 1984-00342
149.Adam Oates* 1985-04341
 Corey Perry 2005-17341
151.Dave Christian 1979-94340
 Al MacInnis* 1981-04340
153.Phil Housley* 1982-03338
154.Jeff Carter 2005-17337
 Glen Murray 1991-08337
 Alexei Yashin 1993-07337
157.Ron Ellis 1963-81332
158.Thomas Vanek 2005-17331
159.Wendel Clark 1985-00330
160.Ziggy Palffy 1993-06329
 Adam Graves 1987-03329
 Mike Bullard 1980-92329
 Kevin Stevens 1987-02329
164.Ken Hodge 1964-78328
165.Bobby Holik 1990-09326
166.John Tonelli 1978-92325
167.Pit Martin 1961-79324
 Paul MacLean 1980-91324
 Nels Stewart* 1925-40324
170.Dale Hunter 1980-99323
 Henrik Zetterberg 2002-17323
 Vic Hadfield 1961-77323
 Petr Sykora 1995-12323
174.Steven Stamkos 2008-17321
 Olli Jokinen 1997-15321
176.Bob Carpenter 1981-99320
 Evgeni Malkin 2006-17320
 Tony McKegney 1978-91320
179.Clark Gillies* 1974-88319
180.Dave Gagner 1984-99318
181.Pavel Datsyuk 2001-16314
 Scott Hartnell 2000-17314
 Todd Bertuzzi 1995-14314
184.Don Lever 1972-87313
 Petr Klima 1985-99313
 Zach Parise 2005-17313
187.Denis Potvin* 1973-88310
 Petr Nedved 1990-07310
189.Martin Gelinas 1988-08309
 Jason Spezza 2002-17309
191.Daniel Briere 1997-15307
 Bob Nevin 1957-76307
193.Cliff Ronning 1986-04306
194.Pavol Demitra 1993-10304
195.Dennis Hull 1964-78303
 Brian Sutter 1976-88303
197.Ulf Dahlen 1987-03301
198.Brad Richards 2000-16298
199.Russ Courtnall 1983-99297
200.George Armstrong* 1949-71296
201.Phil Kessel 2006-17294
202.Mike Ridley 1985-97292
 Tom Lysiak 1973-86292
204.Simon Gagne 1999-15291
205.Steve Sullivan 1995-13290
206.Neal Broten 1980-97289
207.Pete Mahovlich 1965-81288
208.Larry Murphy* 1980-01287
 Tony Tanti 1981-92287
 Mike Cammalleri 2002-17287
211.Brian Gionta 2001-17286
 Joe Pavelski 2006-17286
213.Brent Ashton 1979-93284
 RenĂ© Robert 1970-82284
215.Dick Duff* 1954-72283
 Alex Tanguay 1999-16283
 Bill Goldsworthy 1964-78283
218.John Anderson 1977-89282
219.Red Kelly* 1947-67281
 Bob Pulford* 1956-72281
221.Camille Henry 1953-70279
222.Ralph Backstrom 1956-73278
 Doug Weight 1991-11278
 Cory Stillman 1994-11278
 Jim Pappin 1963-77278
 Mike Knuble 1996-13278
227.Wayne Cashman 1964-83277
228.Patrick Sharp 2002-17276
 Ron Stewart 1952-73276
230.Patrick Kane 2007-17275
 Jimmy Carson 1986-96275
232.Radim Vrbata 2001-17274
 Murray Oliver 1957-75274
 Ron Duguay 1977-89274
 Bryan Smolinski 1992-08274
236.Shayne Corson 1985-04273
 Al Secord 1978-90273
 Mike Fisher 1999-17273
239.Howie Morenz* 1923-37271
 Bobby Schmautz 1967-81271
241.Daymond Langkow 1995-12270
 Bobby Orr* 1966-79270
 Aurele Joliat* 1922-38270
244.Sylvain Turgeon 1983-95269
245.Andrew Brunette 1995-12268
 Justin Williams 2000-17268
247.Jonathan Toews 2007-17267
248.Murray Craven 1982-00266
 Keith Primeau 1990-06266
 Dan Quinn 1983-97266

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
RankPlayerYearsG
1.Marc Tardif 1973-79316
2.Bobby Hull* 1972-79303
3.Real Cloutier 1974-79283
4.Andre Lacroix 1972-79251
5.Anders Hedberg 1974-78236
6.Serge Bernier 1973-79230
7.Tom Webster 1972-78220
8.Danny Lawson 1972-77218
9.Robbie Ftorek 1974-79216
10.Mark Howe* 1973-79208
11.Rich LeDuc 1974-79195
12.Mike Antonovich 1972-79182
13.Norm Ferguson 1972-78181
14.Christian Bordeleau 1972-79179
15.Tim Sheehy 1972-78178
16.Gordie Howe* 1973-79174
17.Frank Hughes 1972-78173
18.Blair MacDonald 1973-79171
19.Ron Ward 1972-77170
20.Wayne Connelly 1972-77167
21.Gene Peacosh 1972-77165
22.John McKenzie 1972-79163
23.Rusty Patenaude 1972-78159
24.Wayne Rivers 1972-77158
25.Larry Pleau 1972-79157
26.Ron Chipperfield 1974-79153
27.Gary Veneruzzo 1972-77151
28.Larry Lund 1972-78149
29.Rosaire Paiement 1972-78146
 John Gray 1974-79146
31.Dennis Sobchuk 1974-79145
 Mike Rogers 1974-79145
33.Michel Parizeau 1972-79142
34.Paul Henderson 1974-79140
 Ulf Nilsson 1974-78140
36.Dick Sentes 1972-77137
37.Mark Napier 1975-78136
 Mike Walton 1973-76136
39.Vaclav Nedomansky 1974-78135
40.Rene Leclerc 1972-79134
41.Rich Preston 1974-79133
42.Wayne Carleton 1972-77132
 Morris Lukowich 1976-79132
44.Rick Dudley 1975-79131
45.Peter Sullivan 1975-79125
 Tom Simpson 1972-77125
47.Willy Lindstrom 1975-79123
 George Morrison 1972-77123
 Ted Taylor 1972-78123
 Bryan Campbell 1972-78123
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