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NHL & WHA Single Season Leaders and Records for Even Strength Goals

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Members of the Hockey Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NHL Leaders

RankPlayerESGSeason
1.Wayne Gretzky*681981-82
2.Brett Hull*571990-91
3.Wayne Gretzky*551983-84
4.Jari Kurri*541984-85
 Wayne Gretzky*541984-85
6.Teemu Selanne521992-93
 Steve Shutt*521976-77
8.Reggie Leach511975-76
9.Phil Esposito*501973-74
 Phil Esposito*501970-71
11.Lanny McDonald*491982-83
 Alexander Mogilny491992-93
13.Wayne Gretzky*471982-83
 Mario Lemieux*471992-93
 Mike Bossy*471981-82
16.Jari Kurri*461985-86
17.Guy Lafleur*451977-78
 Brett Hull*451989-90
 Brett Hull*451991-92
 Pavel Bure451999-00
 Mike Bossy*451983-84
 Steve Yzerman*451988-89
 Tim Kerr451983-84
24.Rick Martin441973-74
25.Michel Goulet*431983-84
 Michel Goulet*431982-83
 Alex Ovechkin432007-08
28.Mike Bossy*421978-79
 Stephane Richer421989-90
 Peter Stastny*421982-83
 Frank Mahovlich*421968-69
 Wayne Gretzky*421986-87
 Guy Lafleur*421976-77
34.Jaromir Jagr411995-96
 Danny Gare411975-76
 Keith Tkachuk411996-97
 Mike Bossy*411982-83
 Bob Carpenter411984-85
 Reggie Leach411979-80
 Mario Lemieux*411988-89
 Bernie Nicholls411988-89
 Teemu Selanne411997-98
43.Mark Messier*401981-82
 Marcel Dionne*401978-79
 Rick Middleton401982-83
 Mike Bossy*401984-85
 Wayne Babych401980-81
 Pavel Bure401992-93
 Alexander Mogilny401995-96
 John LeClair401996-97
 Jean Ratelle*401971-72
52.Ken Hodge391970-71
 John Ogrodnick391984-85
 Guy Lafleur*391978-79
 Guy Chouinard391978-79
 Bobby Hull*391971-72
 Teemu Selanne391996-97
 Mike Bossy*391985-86
 Mike Rogers391979-80
 Danny Gare391979-80
 Steve Yzerman*391989-90
 Pat LaFontaine*391989-90
 Sergei Fedorov391993-94
 Glenn Anderson*391983-84
65.Wayne Gretzky*381988-89
 Mike Bossy*381980-81
 Pierre Larouche381979-80
 Wayne Gretzky*381985-86
 Guy Lafleur*381975-76
 Blaine Stoughton381979-80
 Ziggy Palffy381996-97
 Gary Roberts381991-92
 Marcel Dionne*381976-77
 Steve Shutt*381975-76
 Marcel Dionne*381982-83
 Mario Lemieux*381987-88
 Steve Yzerman*381992-93
 Michel Goulet*381984-85
 Rick MacLeish381976-77
 Dennis Maruk381981-82
 Blaine Stoughton381981-82
82.Jaromir Jagr372000-01
 Jari Kurri*371983-84
 Rod Gilbert*371971-72
 Glenn Anderson*371982-83
 Phil Esposito*371968-69
 Joe Mullen*371988-89
 Mark Napier371982-83
 Dale Hawerchuk*371986-87
 Jari Kurri*371986-87
 Rick Vaive371981-82
 Rick Martin371979-80
 Wayne Gretzky*371979-80
 Alex Ovechkin372009-10
 Peter Bondra371995-96
 Jean Pronovost371975-76
 Luc Robitaille*371992-93
 Mickey Redmond371972-73
99.Petr Nedved361995-96
 John Ogrodnick361982-83
 Lanny McDonald*361977-78
 Luc Robitaille*361987-88
 Marcel Dionne*361979-80
 Phil Esposito*361971-72
 Mike Bullard361983-84
 Luc Robitaille*361988-89
 Peter McNab361977-78
 Alex Ovechkin362008-09
 Sidney Crosby362009-10
 Gary Leeman361989-90
 Wayne Gretzky*361980-81
 Jacques Richard361980-81
 Peter Bondra361997-98
 Bobby Hull*361968-69
 Guy Lafleur*361974-75
116.Mario Lemieux*351986-87
 Kevin Stevens351991-92
 Jarome Iginla352007-08
 Gordie Howe*351968-69
 Ken Hodge351968-69
 Peter Stastny*351983-84
 Rick Vaive351983-84
 Jacques Lemaire*351972-73
 Jarome Iginla352001-02
 Bill Goldsworthy351973-74
 Theoren Fleury351990-91
 Mike Gartner*351980-81
 Rick Kehoe351980-81
 Mike Bossy*351979-80
 Petr Nedved351992-93
 Charlie Simmer351979-80
 Guy Lafleur*351979-80
 Pierre Larouche351975-76
 Ken Hodge351973-74
 Dino Ciccarelli351981-82
 Brian Sutter351982-83
 John LeClair351997-98
 Pavel Bure352000-01
 Mark Messier*351982-83
 Blaine Stoughton351982-83
141.Gary Roberts341989-90
 Mark Recchi341992-93
 Steve Yzerman*341987-88
 Craig Simpson341987-88
 Luc Robitaille*341990-91
 Glenn Anderson*341985-86
 Stephane Richer341987-88
 Pierre Turgeon341992-93
 Ilya Kovalchuk342007-08
 Bobby Hull*341967-68
 Guy Charron341977-78
 Al Secord341982-83
 Lowell MacDonald341973-74
 Jaromir Jagr341996-97
 Jari Kurri*341982-83
 Yvan Cournoyer*341972-73
 Dave Taylor341980-81
 Gilbert Perreault*341977-78
159.Charlie Simmer331980-81
 Joe Sakic331990-91
 Brian Bellows331989-90
 Dale Hawerchuk*331981-82
 Jimmy Carson331987-88
 Hakan Loob331987-88
 Wayne Gretzky*331990-91
 Ray Ferraro331991-92
 Bobby Hull*331970-71
 Simon Gagne332005-06
 Bobby Schmautz331972-73
 Jaromir Jagr331998-99
 Reggie Leach331974-75
 Eric Vail331974-75
 Ray Sheppard331993-94
 Steve Shutt*331977-78
 Brendan Shanahan331992-93
 Steve Yzerman*331990-91
 Darryl Sittler*331982-83
 Darcy Rota331982-83
 Denis Savard*331986-87
 Tim Kerr331984-85
 Mike Foligno331985-86
 Mike Gartner*331984-85
 Pat Verbeek331987-88
 John Tonelli331984-85
 Dale Hawerchuk*331984-85
186.John LeClair321995-96
 Eric Lindros321995-96
 Mark Messier*321995-96
 Mike Modano321993-94
 Markus Naslund322001-02
 Mike Gartner*321992-93
 Eric Lindros321992-93
 Alexander Semak321992-93
 Mario Lemieux*321984-85
 Bryan Trottier*321978-79
 Sylvain Turgeon321985-86
 Mario Lemieux*321996-97
 Bobby Hull*321966-67
 Brad Boyes322007-08
 Stan Mikita*321969-70
 Milan Hejduk322002-03
 Glen Murray322002-03
 Glen Murray322001-02
 Mickey Redmond321971-72
 Joe Sakic322000-01
 Jim Pappin321972-73
 Jaromir Jagr321999-00
 Steve Larmer321984-85
 Pavel Bure321997-98
 Denis Savard*321985-86
 Peter Bondra321996-97
 Marcel Dionne*321975-76
 Norm Ullman*321964-65
 Mike Gartner*321979-80
 Marcel Dionne*321981-82
 Joe Mullen*321986-87
 Luc Robitaille*321989-90
 Peter McNab321976-77
 Tim Kerr321986-87
 Pat LaFontaine*321987-88
 Dennis Maruk321980-81
 Michel Goulet*321986-87
 Mike Gartner*321983-84
 Cam Neely*321990-91
 Steve Thomas321986-87
 Petr Klima321990-91
 Rick Tocchet321990-91
228.Alexander Mogilny312000-01
 Mark Napier311981-82
 Denis Savard*311984-85
 Warren Young311984-85
 Bobby Hull*311965-66
 Mike Rogers311981-82
 Marian Hossa312002-03
 Perry Turnbull311981-82
 Mike Krushelnyski311984-85
 Rick Middleton311979-80
 Patrik Sundstrom311983-84
 Rick Middleton311981-82
 Mats Naslund311984-85
 Vincent Lecavalier312006-07
 Bernie Nicholls311984-85
 Mario Lemieux*311985-86
 Zach Parise312008-09
 Bob Crawford311983-84
 Ilya Kovalchuk312008-09
 Cam Neely*311987-88
 Rene Robert311972-73
 Rick Kehoe311972-73
 Pavel Bure311993-94
 Bryan Trottier*311977-78
 Troy Murray311985-86
 Marcel Dionne*311980-81
 Bill Barber*311979-80
 Bryan Trottier*311985-86
 Mark Hunter311985-86
 Darryl Sittler*311977-78
 Pat LaFontaine*311992-93
 Bernie Federko*311979-80
 Bill Barber*311975-76
 Chuck Lefley311975-76
 Dennis Hull311972-73
 Phil Esposito*311972-73
 Peter McNab311978-79
 Jean Pronovost311974-75
 Dino Ciccarelli311989-90
 Blaine Stoughton311980-81
 Rick Martin311974-75
 Rick Martin311975-76
 Danny Gare311980-81
 Brian Propp311981-82
 Blair MacDonald311979-80