NHL & WHA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Goals Per Game

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

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NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
RankPlayerYearsG/G
1.Mario Lemieux* 1984-060.710
2.Mike Bossy* 1977-870.659
3.Barry Pederson 1980-920.647
4.Maurice Richard* 1942-600.617
5.Cam Neely* 1983-960.613
6.Wayne Gretzky* 1979-990.587
7.Pavel Bure* 1991-030.547
8.Craig Simpson 1985-950.537
9.Jari Kurri* 1980-980.530
10.Bobby Hull* 1957-800.521
11.Gordie Drillon* 1936-430.520
12.Dino Ciccarelli* 1980-990.518
13.Brett Hull* 1986-060.510
14.Steve Shutt* 1972-850.505
15.Vladimir Tarasenko 2012-170.500
 Reggie Leach 1970-830.500
 Rick Vaive 1979-920.500
18.Tim Kerr 1980-930.494
19.Steve Payne 1978-880.493
20.Nikita Kucherov 2013-170.489
21.Joe Sakic* 1988-090.488
22.Jean Beliveau* 1950-710.488
23.Alex Ovechkin 2005-170.474
24.Rick MacLeish 1970-840.474
25.Darryl Sutter 1979-870.471
26.Phil Esposito* 1963-810.469
27.Mark Messier* 1979-040.462
28.Phil Kessel 2006-170.462
29.Jarome Iginla 1996-170.457
30.Guy Lafleur* 1971-910.453
31.Eric Lindros* 1992-070.453
32.Tyler Johnson 2012-170.447
33.Kevin Stevens 1987-020.447
34.Theoren Fleury 1988-030.442
35.René Robert 1970-820.440
36.Bernie Geoffrion* 1950-680.439
37.Yvan Cournoyer* 1963-790.435
38.Gordie Howe* 1946-800.433
39.Toe Blake* 1934-480.431
40.Rod Gilbert* 1960-780.430
41.Marcel Dionne* 1971-890.429
42.Daniel Briere 1997-150.427
43.Michel Goulet* 1979-940.424
44.Peter Forsberg* 1994-110.424
45.Jacques Lemaire* 1967-790.421
46.Joe Mullen* 1981-970.420
47.Joe Nieuwendyk* 1986-070.418
48.Mats Sundin* 1990-090.418
49.Henrik Zetterberg 2002-170.416
50.Glenn Anderson* 1980-960.413
51.Daniel Alfredsson 1995-140.411
52.Bill Barber* 1972-840.411
53.Steve Larmer 1980-950.400
 Brian Propp 1979-940.400
55.Paul MacLean 1980-910.396
56.Stephane Richer 1984-020.396
57.Rick Middleton 1974-880.395
58.Sidney Crosby 2005-170.394
59.Patrick Kane 2007-170.394
60.Johan Franzen 2005-160.393
 Martin St. Louis 1998-150.393
62.Danny Gare 1974-870.391
63.Denis Savard* 1980-970.391
64.Gregg Sheppard 1972-820.390
65.Kevin Dineen 1984-030.390
66.Wendel Clark 1985-000.390
67.Andy Bathgate* 1952-710.389
68.Esa Tikkanen 1985-990.387
69.Dave Gagner 1984-990.386
70.Bernie Federko* 1976-900.385
 Evgeni Malkin 2006-170.385
72.Patrick Marleau 1997-170.384
73.Darryl Sittler* 1970-850.382
74.Rick Martin 1971-820.381
 Marian Gaborik 2000-170.381
76.Stan Mikita* 1958-800.381
77.Ken Linseman 1978-920.381
78.Anders Hedberg 1978-850.379
79.Valeri Kamensky 1991-020.379
80.Joe Pavelski 2006-170.378
81.Pat LaFontaine* 1983-980.377
82.Lanny McDonald* 1973-890.376
83.Peter Bondra 1990-070.375
 Jaromir Jagr 1990-170.375
 Jude Drouin 1968-810.375
86.Peter McNab 1973-870.374
87.Carl Liscombe 1937-460.373
88.Frank Mahovlich* 1956-740.372
89.Ted Kennedy* 1942-570.372
90.Ray Sheppard 1987-000.370
91.Vic Hadfield 1961-770.370
92.Gilbert Perreault* 1970-870.367
93.Alex Kovalev 1992-130.366
94.Claude Giroux 2007-170.365
95.Luc Robitaille* 1986-060.365
96.Syl Apps* 1936-480.362
97.Jim Pappin 1963-770.359
98.Rick Tocchet 1984-020.359
99.Steve Yzerman* 1983-060.357
100.Brian Bellows 1982-990.357
101.Hakan Loob 1983-890.356
102.Vyacheslav Kozlov 1991-100.356
 Bernie Nicholls 1981-990.356
104.Peter Stastny* 1980-950.355
105.Ted Lindsay* 1944-650.353
106.Steve Vickers 1972-820.353
107.Mike Gartner* 1979-980.352
108.Bobby Orr* 1966-790.351
109.Ken Hodge 1964-780.350
110.Logan Couture 2009-170.349
111.Ron Duguay 1977-890.348
112.Chris Drury 1998-110.348
113.Bobby Smith 1978-930.348
 Dave Keon* 1960-820.348
115.Vincent Lecavalier 1998-160.347
116.Jeremy Roenick 1988-090.344
117.Mats Naslund 1982-950.343
118.Claude Lemieux 1983-090.342
119.Pete Mahovlich 1965-810.341
120.Dickie Moore* 1951-680.341
121.Zach Parise 2005-170.340
122.Simon Gagne 1999-150.339
123.Teemu Selanne 1992-140.339
 Dan Quinn 1983-970.339
125.John MacLean 1983-020.337
126.Jeff Carter 2005-170.336
127.Bobby Schmautz 1967-810.333
128.Patrick Sharp 2002-170.331
129.John Bucyk* 1955-780.331
130.Doug Gilmour* 1983-030.330
131.Mike Modano* 1989-110.330
132.Tom Lysiak 1973-860.329
133.Brendan Shanahan* 1987-090.326
134.James Neal 2008-170.324
135.Tom Fergus 1981-930.323
 Brian Sutter 1976-880.323
 Owen Nolan 1990-100.323
138.Mark Recchi 1988-110.323
139.Bryan Trottier* 1975-940.321
140.Pierre Turgeon 1987-070.321
141.Rod Brind'Amour 1989-100.321
142.Jason Spezza 2002-170.319
143.Thomas Vanek 2005-170.318
144.Dennis Hull 1964-780.317
145.Corey Perry 2005-170.316
146.Jordan Staal 2006-170.315
147.Keith Tkachuk 1991-100.315
148.Alexander Mogilny 1989-060.315
149.J.P. Parise 1965-790.314
150.Dave Christian 1979-940.314
151.Wayne Presley 1984-960.313
152.Jonathan Toews 2007-170.312
 Pierre Larouche 1974-880.312
 Al MacAdam 1973-850.312
155.Scott Young 1987-060.312
156.Steve Thomas 1984-040.310
157.Dale Hawerchuk* 1981-970.309
158.Bobby Clarke* 1969-840.309
 Ilkka Sinisalo 1981-920.309
 Ray Ferraro 1984-020.309
161.Ryan Getzlaf 2005-170.306
162.Joe Carveth 1940-510.304
163.Paul Coffey* 1980-010.304
164.Adam Graves 1987-030.304
165.Tony McKegney 1978-910.304
166.Milan Hejduk 1998-130.304
167.Anton Stastny 1980-890.303
168.Denis Potvin* 1973-880.303
169.Russ Courtnall 1983-990.302
170.David Krejci 2006-170.302
171.Pete Stemkowski 1963-780.301
172.Ryan Smyth 1994-140.301
173.Yvon Lambert 1972-820.300
174.Chris Kreider 2012-170.299
 Mud Bruneteau 1935-460.299
176.Brian Leetch* 1987-060.295
 Petr Klima 1985-990.295
178.Vincent Damphousse 1986-040.293
179.Alex Delvecchio* 1950-740.289
180.Willi Plett 1975-880.289
181.Sid Abel* 1938-540.289
182.Bob Bourne 1974-880.288
183.Donald Audette 1990-040.288
184.Clark Gillies* 1974-880.287
185.Brian Gionta 2001-170.286
186.Sergei Fedorov* 1990-090.284
187.Butch Goring 1969-850.284
188.Joe Murphy 1986-010.283
189.Norm Ullman* 1955-750.283
190.Dave Taylor 1977-940.283
191.Brent Ashton 1979-930.282
192.Derick Brassard 2007-170.282
193.Bob Pulford* 1956-720.281
194.Martin Havlat 2000-160.280
 Michael Ryder 2003-150.280
196.Milt Schmidt* 1936-550.279
197.Bill Guerin 1991-100.279
198.Patrik Elias 1995-160.278
199.Paul Reinhart 1979-900.277
200.Fleming MacKell 1947-600.275
201.Trevor Linden 1988-080.274
202.John LeClair 1990-070.273
203.Henri Richard* 1955-750.272
204.Shayne Corson 1985-040.271
205.Nicklas Backstrom 2007-170.271
206.Red Berenson 1961-780.271
207.Pit Martin 1961-790.270
208.Mike Ridley 1985-970.269
209.Ron Francis* 1981-040.269
210.Pavel Datsyuk 2001-160.268
211.Bryan Bickell 2006-170.267
 Anze Kopitar 2006-170.267
213.Dave Andreychuk 1982-060.265
214.Joel Ward 2006-170.265
215.Dick Duff* 1954-720.263
 Orest Kindrachuk 1972-820.263
217.Jason Arnott 1993-120.262
218.Jean Ratelle* 1960-810.260
219.Kirk Muller 1984-030.260
220.Brian Rolston 1994-120.260
221.Jason Pominville 2003-170.259
 Neal Broten 1980-970.259
223.Stu Barnes 1991-080.259
224.Adam Oates* 1985-040.258
225.Don Marcotte 1965-820.258
226.Justin Williams 2000-170.257
227.Petr Sykora 1995-120.256
 Tomas Holmstrom 1996-120.256
229.Marian Hossa 1997-170.254
230.Brad Richards 2000-160.253
231.Floyd Curry 1947-580.253
232.Jere Lehtinen 1995-100.250
 Geoff Courtnall 1983-000.250
 Ab McDonald 1958-720.250
235.Bob Nystrom 1972-860.248
236.Adam Deadmarsh 1994-030.248
237.Patrice Bergeron 2003-170.247
238.Ryan Kesler 2003-170.247
239.Greg Adams 1984-010.247
240.Gary Roberts 1986-090.246
241.Milan Lucic 2007-170.246
242.Martin Straka 1992-080.245
243.Daniel Sedin 2000-170.245
244.Pavol Demitra 1993-100.245
245.Miroslav Satan 1995-100.244
246.Dave Poulin 1982-950.240
247.Doug Weight 1991-110.237
248.George Armstrong* 1949-710.236
249.John Ferguson 1963-710.235
250.Don Maloney 1978-910.234

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
RankPlayerYearsG/G
1.Mike Walton 1973-760.870
2.Anders Hedberg 1974-780.833
3.Bobby Hull* 1972-790.717
4.Real Cloutier 1974-790.688
5.Tom Webster 1972-780.651
6.Marc Tardif 1973-790.614
7.Serge Bernier 1973-790.571
8.Mark Howe* 1973-790.547
9.Blair MacDonald 1973-790.513
10.Willy Lindstrom 1975-790.510
11.Frank Hughes 1972-780.444
12.Larry Pleau 1972-790.439
13.Peter Sullivan 1975-790.404
14.Murray Hall 1972-760.389
15.Bobby Guindon 1972-790.375
16.Mike Antonovich 1972-790.368
17.Gordie Howe* 1973-790.359
18.Larry Lund 1972-780.339
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