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.Phil Kessel 2006-170.500
 Rick Vaive 1979-920.500
 Reggie Leach 1970-830.500
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.Alex Ovechkin 2005-170.488
23.Jean Beliveau* 1950-710.488
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.Jarome Iginla 1996-170.457
29.Guy Lafleur* 1971-910.453
30.Eric Lindros* 1992-070.453
31.Tyler Johnson 2012-170.447
32.Kevin Stevens 1987-020.447
33.Theoren Fleury 1988-030.442
34.René Robert 1970-820.440
35.Bernie Geoffrion* 1950-680.439
36.Yvan Cournoyer* 1963-790.435
37.Gordie Howe* 1946-800.433
38.Toe Blake* 1934-480.431
39.Rod Gilbert* 1960-780.430
40.Marcel Dionne* 1971-890.429
41.Daniel Briere 1997-150.427
42.Michel Goulet* 1979-940.424
43.Peter Forsberg* 1994-110.424
44.Jacques Lemaire* 1967-790.421
45.Joe Mullen* 1981-970.420
46.Joe Nieuwendyk* 1986-070.418
47.Mats Sundin* 1990-090.418
48.Henrik Zetterberg 2002-170.416
49.Glenn Anderson* 1980-960.413
50.Daniel Alfredsson 1995-140.411
51.Bill Barber* 1972-840.411
52.Brian Propp 1979-940.400
 Steve Larmer 1980-950.400
54.Patrick Kane 2007-170.398
55.Paul MacLean 1980-910.396
56.Stephane Richer 1984-020.396
57.Sidney Crosby 2005-170.395
58.Rick Middleton 1974-880.395
59.Martin St. Louis 1998-150.393
 Johan Franzen 2005-160.393
61.Danny Gare 1974-870.391
62.Denis Savard* 1980-970.391
63.Gregg Sheppard 1972-820.390
64.Kevin Dineen 1984-030.390
65.Wendel Clark 1985-000.390
66.Andy Bathgate* 1952-710.389
67.Evgeni Malkin 2006-170.387
 Esa Tikkanen 1985-990.387
69.Dave Gagner 1984-990.386
70.Bernie Federko* 1976-900.385
71.Darryl Sittler* 1970-850.382
72.Rick Martin 1971-820.381
 Joe Pavelski 2006-170.381
 Marian Gaborik 2000-170.381
75.Stan Mikita* 1958-800.381
76.Ken Linseman 1978-920.381
77.Patrick Marleau 1997-170.380
78.Anders Hedberg 1978-850.379
79.Valeri Kamensky 1991-020.379
80.Pat LaFontaine* 1983-980.377
81.Lanny McDonald* 1973-890.376
82.Jude Drouin 1968-810.375
 Jaromir Jagr 1990-170.375
 Peter Bondra 1990-070.375
85.Peter McNab 1973-870.374
86.Carl Liscombe 1937-460.373
87.Frank Mahovlich* 1956-740.372
88.Ted Kennedy* 1942-570.372
89.Ray Sheppard 1987-000.370
90.Vic Hadfield 1961-770.370
91.Gilbert Perreault* 1970-870.367
92.Alex Kovalev 1992-130.366
93.Claude Giroux 2007-170.365
94.Luc Robitaille* 1986-060.365
95.Syl Apps* 1936-480.362
96.Jim Pappin 1963-770.359
97.Rick Tocchet 1984-020.359
98.Steve Yzerman* 1983-060.357
99.Brian Bellows 1982-990.357
100.Hakan Loob 1983-890.356
101.Bernie Nicholls 1981-990.356
 Vyacheslav Kozlov 1991-100.356
103.Peter Stastny* 1980-950.355
104.Ted Lindsay* 1944-650.353
105.Steve Vickers 1972-820.353
106.Mike Gartner* 1979-980.352
107.Bobby Orr* 1966-790.351
108.Ken Hodge 1964-780.350
109.Logan Couture 2009-170.350
110.Ron Duguay 1977-890.348
111.Chris Drury 1998-110.348
112.Dave Keon* 1960-820.348
 Bobby Smith 1978-930.348
114.Vincent Lecavalier 1998-160.347
115.Jeremy Roenick 1988-090.344
116.Mats Naslund 1982-950.343
117.Claude Lemieux 1983-090.342
118.Pete Mahovlich 1965-810.341
119.Dickie Moore* 1951-680.341
120.Simon Gagne 1999-150.339
121.Dan Quinn 1983-970.339
 Teemu Selanne 1992-140.339
123.Zach Parise 2005-170.337
124.John MacLean 1983-020.337
125.Jeff Carter 2005-170.336
126.Bobby Schmautz 1967-810.333
127.Patrick Sharp 2002-170.331
128.John Bucyk* 1955-780.331
129.Corey Perry 2005-170.330
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.Owen Nolan 1990-100.323
 Tom Fergus 1981-930.323
 Brian Sutter 1976-880.323
137.Mark Recchi 1988-110.323
138.Bryan Trottier* 1975-940.321
139.Pierre Turgeon 1987-070.321
140.Rod Brind'Amour 1989-100.321
141.Jason Spezza 2002-170.319
142.Thomas Vanek 2005-170.318
143.Dennis Hull 1964-780.317
144.Jordan Staal 2006-170.315
145.Keith Tkachuk 1991-100.315
146.Alexander Mogilny 1989-060.315
 Jonathan Toews 2007-170.315
148.J.P. Parise 1965-790.314
149.Dave Christian 1979-940.314
150.Wayne Presley 1984-960.313
151.Al MacAdam 1973-850.312
 Pierre Larouche 1974-880.312
153.Scott Young 1987-060.312
154.David Krejci 2006-170.312
155.Steve Thomas 1984-040.310
156.Dale Hawerchuk* 1981-970.309
157.Ray Ferraro 1984-020.309
 Ilkka Sinisalo 1981-920.309
 Bobby Clarke* 1969-840.309
160.Chris Kreider 2012-170.308
161.Joe Carveth 1940-510.304
162.Paul Coffey* 1980-010.304
163.Adam Graves 1987-030.304
164.Tony McKegney 1978-910.304
165.Milan Hejduk 1998-130.304
166.Anton Stastny 1980-890.303
167.Denis Potvin* 1973-880.303
168.Russ Courtnall 1983-990.302
169.Pete Stemkowski 1963-780.301
170.Ryan Smyth 1994-140.301
171.Yvon Lambert 1972-820.300
172.Mud Bruneteau 1935-460.299
173.Petr Klima 1985-990.295
 Brian Leetch* 1987-060.295
175.Vincent Damphousse 1986-040.293
176.Alex Delvecchio* 1950-740.289
177.Willi Plett 1975-880.289
178.Sid Abel* 1938-540.289
179.Bob Bourne 1974-880.288
180.Donald Audette 1990-040.288
181.Ryan Kesler 2003-170.287
182.Clark Gillies* 1974-880.287
183.Brian Gionta 2001-170.286
184.Sergei Fedorov* 1990-090.284
185.Butch Goring 1969-850.284
186.Joe Murphy 1986-010.283
187.Norm Ullman* 1955-750.283
188.Dave Taylor 1977-940.283
189.Brent Ashton 1979-930.282
190.Bob Pulford* 1956-720.281
191.Martin Havlat 2000-160.280
 Michael Ryder 2003-150.280
193.Milt Schmidt* 1936-550.279
194.Ryan Getzlaf 2005-170.279
195.Bill Guerin 1991-100.279
196.Patrik Elias 1995-160.278
197.Paul Reinhart 1979-900.277
198.Jason Pominville 2003-170.276
199.Fleming MacKell 1947-600.275
200.Trevor Linden 1988-080.274
201.John LeClair 1990-070.273
 Joel Ward 2006-170.273
203.Henri Richard* 1955-750.272
204.Shayne Corson 1985-040.271
205.Red Berenson 1961-780.271
206.Pit Martin 1961-790.270
207.Mike Ridley 1985-970.269
208.Ron Francis* 1981-040.269
209.Pavel Datsyuk 2001-160.268
210.Bryan Bickell 2006-170.267
 Anze Kopitar 2006-170.267
212.Dave Andreychuk 1982-060.265
213.Orest Kindrachuk 1972-820.263
 Dick Duff* 1954-720.263
215.Jason Arnott 1993-120.262
216.Jean Ratelle* 1960-810.260
217.Justin Williams 2000-170.260
 Kirk Muller 1984-030.260
219.Brian Rolston 1994-120.260
220.Neal Broten 1980-970.259
221.Marian Hossa 1997-170.259
222.Stu Barnes 1991-080.259
223.Adam Oates* 1985-040.258
224.Don Marcotte 1965-820.258
225.Milan Lucic 2007-170.257
226.Tomas Holmstrom 1996-120.256
 Petr Sykora 1995-120.256
228.Brad Richards 2000-160.253
229.Floyd Curry 1947-580.253
230.Ab McDonald 1958-720.250
 Geoff Courtnall 1983-000.250
 Jere Lehtinen 1995-100.250
233.Bob Nystrom 1972-860.248
234.Adam Deadmarsh 1994-030.248
235.Greg Adams 1984-010.247
236.Gary Roberts 1986-090.246
237.Martin Straka 1992-080.245
238.Daniel Sedin 2000-170.245
239.Pavol Demitra 1993-100.245
240.Miroslav Satan 1995-100.244
241.Patrice Bergeron 2003-170.242
242.Nicklas Backstrom 2007-170.241
243.Dave Poulin 1982-950.240
244.Doug Weight 1991-110.237
245.George Armstrong* 1949-710.236
246.John Ferguson 1963-710.235
247.Don Maloney 1978-910.234
248.Jamie Langenbrunner 1994-130.233
249.Ralph Backstrom 1956-730.233
250.John Tonelli 1978-920.233

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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