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

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

NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
Rank Player EV Season
1. Wayne Gretzky* 68 1981-82
2. Brett Hull* 57 1990-91
3. Wayne Gretzky* 55 1983-84
4. Jari Kurri* 54 1984-85
  Wayne Gretzky* 54 1984-85
6. Teemu Selanne 52 1992-93
  Steve Shutt* 52 1976-77
8. Reggie Leach 51 1975-76
9. Phil Esposito* 50 1970-71
  Phil Esposito* 50 1973-74
11. Lanny McDonald* 49 1982-83
  Alexander Mogilny 49 1992-93
13. Steven Stamkos 48 2011-12
14. Mario Lemieux* 47 1992-93
  Mike Bossy* 47 1981-82
  Wayne Gretzky* 47 1982-83
17. Jari Kurri* 46 1985-86
18. Brett Hull* 45 1989-90
  Guy Lafleur* 45 1977-78
  Brett Hull* 45 1991-92
  Mike Bossy* 45 1983-84
  Tim Kerr 45 1983-84
  Pavel Bure* 45 1999-00
  Steve Yzerman* 45 1988-89
25. Rick Martin 44 1973-74
26. Alex Ovechkin 43 2007-08
  Michel Goulet* 43 1982-83
  Michel Goulet* 43 1983-84
29. Mike Bossy* 42 1978-79
  Peter Stastny* 42 1982-83
  Frank Mahovlich* 42 1968-69
  Stephane Richer 42 1989-90
  Wayne Gretzky* 42 1986-87
  Guy Lafleur* 42 1976-77
35. Danny Gare 41 1975-76
  Keith Tkachuk 41 1996-97
  Bob Carpenter 41 1984-85
  Teemu Selanne 41 1997-98
  Reggie Leach 41 1979-80
  Jaromir Jagr 41 1995-96
  Mike Bossy* 41 1982-83
  Bernie Nicholls 41 1988-89
  Mario Lemieux* 41 1988-89
44. Pavel Bure* 40 1992-93
  Mark Messier* 40 1981-82
  Marcel Dionne* 40 1978-79
  John LeClair 40 1996-97
  Alexander Mogilny 40 1995-96
  Mike Bossy* 40 1984-85
  Wayne Babych 40 1980-81
  Jean Ratelle* 40 1971-72
  Rick Middleton 40 1982-83
53. Guy Chouinard 39 1978-79
  Guy Lafleur* 39 1978-79
  Ken Hodge 39 1970-71
  Bobby Hull* 39 1971-72
  Teemu Selanne 39 1996-97
  Danny Gare 39 1979-80
  Mike Rogers 39 1979-80
  Steve Yzerman* 39 1989-90
  Glenn Anderson* 39 1983-84
  Pat LaFontaine* 39 1989-90
  John Ogrodnick 39 1984-85
  Sergei Fedorov* 39 1993-94
  Mike Bossy* 39 1985-86
66. Pierre Larouche 38 1979-80
  Wayne Gretzky* 38 1985-86
  Blaine Stoughton 38 1981-82
  Evgeni Malkin 38 2011-12
  Mike Bossy* 38 1980-81
  Rick MacLeish 38 1976-77
  Marcel Dionne* 38 1982-83
  Steve Shutt* 38 1975-76
  Guy Lafleur* 38 1975-76
  Steve Yzerman* 38 1992-93
  Blaine Stoughton 38 1979-80
  Michel Goulet* 38 1984-85
  Wayne Gretzky* 38 1988-89
  Marcel Dionne* 38 1976-77
  Gary Roberts 38 1991-92
  Dennis Maruk 38 1981-82
  Mario Lemieux* 38 1987-88
  Ziggy Palffy 38 1996-97
84. Jari Kurri* 37 1986-87
  Phil Esposito* 37 1968-69
  Rick Vaive 37 1981-82
  Mark Napier 37 1982-83
  Glenn Anderson* 37 1982-83
  Jean Pronovost 37 1975-76
  Dale Hawerchuk* 37 1986-87
  Peter Bondra 37 1995-96
  Luc Robitaille* 37 1992-93
  Rod Gilbert* 37 1971-72
  Wayne Gretzky* 37 1979-80
  Rick Martin 37 1979-80
  Alex Ovechkin 37 2009-10
  Jaromir Jagr 37 2000-01
  Joe Mullen* 37 1988-89
  Jari Kurri* 37 1983-84
  Mickey Redmond 37 1972-73
101. Luc Robitaille* 36 1987-88
  Mike Bullard 36 1983-84
  John Ogrodnick 36 1982-83
  Petr Nedved 36 1995-96
  Luc Robitaille* 36 1988-89
  Gary Leeman 36 1989-90
  Lanny McDonald* 36 1977-78
  Peter Bondra 36 1997-98
  Phil Esposito* 36 1971-72
  Guy Lafleur* 36 1974-75
  Sidney Crosby 36 2009-10
  Jacques Richard 36 1980-81
  Wayne Gretzky* 36 1980-81
  Bobby Hull* 36 1968-69
  Marcel Dionne* 36 1979-80
  Alex Ovechkin 36 2008-09
  Peter McNab 36 1977-78
118. Mike Bossy* 35 1979-80
  Charlie Simmer 35 1979-80
  Guy Lafleur* 35 1979-80
  Ken Hodge 35 1968-69
  Pavel Bure* 35 2000-01
  Pierre Larouche 35 1975-76
  Gordie Howe* 35 1968-69
  Jacques Lemaire* 35 1972-73
  Rick Vaive 35 1983-84
  Ken Hodge 35 1973-74
  Jarome Iginla 35 2001-02
  Corey Perry 35 2013-14
  Theoren Fleury 35 1990-91
  Mario Lemieux* 35 1986-87
  Kevin Stevens 35 1991-92
  Mark Messier* 35 1982-83
  Brian Sutter 35 1982-83
  Blaine Stoughton 35 1982-83
  Rick Kehoe 35 1980-81
  Petr Nedved 35 1992-93
  Dino Ciccarelli* 35 1981-82
  Mike Gartner* 35 1980-81
  Jarome Iginla 35 2007-08
  Bill Goldsworthy 35 1973-74
  Peter Stastny* 35 1983-84
  John LeClair 35 1997-98
144. Pierre Turgeon 34 1992-93
  Steve Yzerman* 34 1987-88
  Craig Simpson 34 1987-88
  Glenn Anderson* 34 1985-86
  Lowell MacDonald 34 1973-74
  Stephane Richer 34 1987-88
  Ilya Kovalchuk 34 2007-08
  Gilbert Perreault* 34 1977-78
  Jaromir Jagr 34 1996-97
  Al Secord 34 1982-83
  Luc Robitaille* 34 1990-91
  Dave Taylor 34 1980-81
  Jari Kurri* 34 1982-83
  Bobby Hull* 34 1967-68
  Gary Roberts 34 1989-90
  Mark Recchi 34 1992-93
  Yvan Cournoyer* 34 1972-73
  Guy Charron 34 1977-78
162. Jimmy Carson 33 1987-88
  Pat Verbeek 33 1987-88
  Bobby Schmautz 33 1972-73
  Steve Yzerman* 33 1990-91
  Joe Sakic* 33 1990-91
  Wayne Gretzky* 33 1990-91
  Ray Ferraro 33 1991-92
  Bobby Hull* 33 1970-71
  Hakan Loob 33 1987-88
  Mike Gartner* 33 1984-85
  Steve Shutt* 33 1977-78
  Jaromir Jagr 33 1998-99
  Dale Hawerchuk* 33 1984-85
  Tim Kerr 33 1984-85
  John Tonelli 33 1984-85
  Ray Sheppard 33 1993-94
  Charlie Simmer 33 1980-81
  Brian Bellows 33 1989-90
  Simon Gagne 33 2005-06
  Denis Savard* 33 1986-87
  Reggie Leach 33 1974-75
  Dale Hawerchuk* 33 1981-82
  Eric Vail 33 1974-75
  Brendan Shanahan* 33 1992-93
  Darcy Rota 33 1982-83
  Mike Foligno 33 1985-86
  Darryl Sittler* 33 1982-83
189. Rick Nash 32 2014-15
  Jaromir Jagr 32 1999-00
  Eric Lindros 32 1995-96
  Mark Messier* 32 1995-96
  Joe Sakic* 32 2000-01
  Mario Lemieux* 32 1996-97
  Markus Naslund 32 2001-02
  Alexander Semak 32 1992-93
  Mike Gartner* 32 1992-93
  Eric Lindros 32 1992-93
  Glen Murray 32 2002-03
  Milan Hejduk 32 2002-03
  Mike Modano* 32 1993-94
  Corey Perry 32 2010-11
  Brad Boyes 32 2007-08
  John LeClair 32 1995-96
  Glen Murray 32 2001-02
  Peter Bondra 32 1996-97
  Rick Tocchet 32 1990-91
  Mike Gartner* 32 1979-80
  Mike Gartner* 32 1983-84
  Jim Pappin 32 1972-73
  Steve Larmer 32 1984-85
  Mario Lemieux* 32 1984-85
  Pavel Bure* 32 1997-98
  Marcel Dionne* 32 1975-76
  Marcel Dionne* 32 1981-82
  Norm Ullman* 32 1964-65
  Peter McNab 32 1976-77
  Dennis Maruk 32 1980-81
  Bryan Trottier* 32 1978-79
  Mickey Redmond 32 1971-72
  Denis Savard* 32 1985-86
  Bobby Hull* 32 1966-67
  Luc Robitaille* 32 1989-90
  Tim Kerr 32 1986-87
  Steve Thomas 32 1986-87
  Stan Mikita* 32 1969-70
  Pat LaFontaine* 32 1987-88
  Cam Neely* 32 1990-91
  Joe Mullen* 32 1986-87
  Michel Goulet* 32 1986-87
  Petr Klima 32 1990-91
  Sylvain Turgeon 32 1985-86
233. Bill Barber* 31 1975-76
  Alex Ovechkin 31 2015-16
  Bryan Trottier* 31 1977-78
  Darryl Sittler* 31 1977-78
  Alexander Mogilny 31 2000-01
  Peter McNab 31 1978-79
  Marian Hossa 31 2002-03
  Rick Martin 31 1975-76
  Phil Esposito* 31 1972-73
  Bobby Hull* 31 1965-66
  Zach Parise 31 2008-09
  Ilya Kovalchuk 31 2008-09
  René Robert 31 1972-73
  Rick Kehoe 31 1972-73
  Jean Pronovost 31 1974-75
  Dennis Hull 31 1972-73
  Rick Martin 31 1974-75
  Marian Gaborik 31 2011-12
  Vincent Lecavalier 31 2006-07
  Chuck Lefley 31 1975-76
  Bernie Federko* 31 1979-80
  Denis Savard* 31 1984-85
  Pavel Bure* 31 1993-94
  Mike Krushelnyski 31 1984-85
  Warren Young 31 1984-85
  Troy Murray 31 1985-86
  Bryan Trottier* 31 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 31 1985-86
  Mark Hunter 31 1985-86
  Pat LaFontaine* 31 1992-93
  Brian Propp 31 1981-82
  Cam Neely* 31 1987-88
  Bernie Nicholls 31 1984-85
  Bob Crawford 31 1983-84
  Patrik Sundstrom 31 1983-84
  Rick Middleton 31 1979-80
  Blair MacDonald 31 1979-80
  Bill Barber* 31 1979-80
  Mats Naslund 31 1984-85
  Marcel Dionne* 31 1980-81
  Danny Gare 31 1980-81
  Blaine Stoughton 31 1980-81
  Mike Rogers 31 1981-82
  Rick Middleton 31 1981-82
  Perry Turnbull 31 1981-82
  Mark Napier 31 1981-82
  Dino Ciccarelli* 31 1989-90