NHL & WHA Career Leaders and Records for Penalties in Minutes

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 Years PIM
1.Tiger Williams 1974-883966
2.Dale Hunter 1980-993565
3.Tie Domi 1989-063515
4.Marty McSorley 1983-003381
5.Bob Probert 1985-023300
6.Rob Ray 1989-043207
7.Craig Berube 1986-033149
8.Tim Hunter 1981-973146
9.Chris Nilan 1979-923043
10.Rick Tocchet 1984-022972
11.Pat Verbeek 1982-022905
12.Chris Chelios* 1983-102891
13.Dave Manson 1986-022792
14.Scott Stevens* 1982-042785
15.Donald Brashear 1993-102634
16.Willi Plett 1975-882572
17.Gino Odjick 1990-022567
18.Matthew Barnaby 1992-072562
19.Gary Roberts 1986-092560
20.Ken Daneyko 1983-032519
 Joe Kocur 1984-992519
22.Brendan Shanahan* 1987-092489
23.Scott Mellanby 1985-072479
24.Chris Neil 2001-162459
25.Basil McRae 1981-972457
26.Ulf Samuelsson 1984-002453
27.Jeff Odgers 1991-032364
28.Jay Wells 1979-972359
29.Shayne Corson 1985-042357
30.Lyle Odelein 1989-062316
31.Bryan Marchment 1988-062307
32.Garth Butcher 1981-952302
33.Shane Churla 1986-972301
34.Kelly Buchberger 1987-042297
35.Dave Schultz 1971-802294
36.Laurie Boschman 1979-932265
37.Brad May 1991-102248
38.Ken Baumgartner 1987-992244
39.Kevin Dineen 1984-032229
40.Rob Ramage 1979-942226
41.Keith Tkachuk 1991-102219
42.Bryan Watson 1963-792212
43.Steve Smith 1984-012139
44.Stu Grimson 1988-022113
45.Terry O'Reilly 1971-852095
46.Al Secord 1978-902093
47.Ron Stern 1987-002077
48.Mick Vukota 1987-982071
49.Gord Donnelly 1983-952069
50.Luke Richardson 1987-092055
51.Mike Foligno 1979-942049
52.Phil Russell 1972-872038
53.Kris King 1987-012030
54.Kelly Chase 1989-002017
55.Harold Snepsts 1974-912009
56.Andre Dupont 1970-831986
57.Ian Laperriere 1993-101956
58.Mike Peluso 1989-981951
59.Joel Otto 1984-981934
60.Todd Ewen 1986-971911
61.Mark Messier* 1979-041910
62.Jeff Beukeboom 1986-991890
63.Theoren Fleury 1988-031840
64.Michel Petit 1982-981839
65.Garry Howatt 1972-841836
66.Chris Simon 1992-081824
67.Carol Vadnais 1966-831813
68.Larry Playfair 1978-901812
69.Sean O'Donnell 1994-121809
70.Ted Lindsay* 1944-651808
71.Paul Coffey* 1980-011802
72.Jim Korn 1979-901801
73.Owen Nolan 1990-101793
74.Dave Brown 1982-961789
75.Brian Sutter 1976-881786
76.Claude Lemieux 1983-091777
77.Bob McGill 1981-941766
78.Wilf Paiement 1974-881757
79.Torrie Robertson 1980-901751
80.Mario Marois 1977-921746
81.Rich Pilon 1988-021745
82.Jim McKenzie 1989-041739
83.Bryan McCabe 1995-111732
84.Randy McKay 1988-031731
85.Ken Linseman 1978-921727
86.Steven Finn 1985-971724
87.Jay Miller 1985-921723
88.Zdeno Chara 1997-161720
89.Paul Laus 1993-021702
90.Randy Moller 1982-951692
91.Wendel Clark 1985-001690
92.Gordie Howe* 1946-801685
93.Paul Holmgren 1975-851684
94.Rob Blake* 1989-101679
95.Gerard Gallant 1984-951674
96.Kevin McClelland 1981-941672
97.Scott Hartnell 2000-161664
98.Bill Guerin 1991-101660
99.Chris Gratton 1993-091638
100.Jerry Korab 1970-851629
101.Mel Bridgman 1975-891625
102.Gerald Diduck 1984-011612
103.Tim Horton* 1949-741611
104.Petr Svoboda 1984-011605
105.Chris Pronger* 1993-121590
106.Dave Taylor 1977-941589
107.Terry Carkner 1986-991588
108.Gordie Roberts 1979-941582
109.Derian Hatcher 1991-081581
110.Dana Murzyn 1985-991571
111.Paul Baxter 1979-871564
112.Bob Rouse 1983-001559
113.Sergio Momesso 1983-971557
114.Stan Smyl 1978-911556
 Glen Cochrane 1978-891556
116.Peter Worrell 1997-041554
117.Mike Milbury 1975-871552
118.Dave Hutchison 1974-841550
119.Doug Risebrough 1974-871542
120.Keith Primeau 1990-061541
121.Bill Gadsby* 1946-661539
122.Jim Cummins 1991-041538
 Jody Shelley 2000-131538
124.Adam Foote 1991-111534
 Sandy McCarthy 1993-041534
126.Sean Avery 2001-121533
127.Matt Johnson 1994-041523
128.Mark Tinordi 1987-991514
129.Al MacInnis* 1981-041511
130.Kevin Lowe 1979-981498
 Paul Gillis 1982-931498
132.Bob Baun 1956-731493
133.Ed Jovanovski 1995-141491
134.Dan Maloney 1970-821489
135.Behn Wilson 1978-881480
136.Todd Bertuzzi 1995-141478
137.Darren McCarty 1993-091477
138.Steve Ott 2002-161475
139.Kevin Stevens 1987-021470
140.Enrico Ciccone 1991-011469
141.Reggie Fleming 1959-711468
142.Jim Peplinski 1980-951467
143.Geoff Courtnall 1983-001465
144.Jeremy Roenick 1988-091463
145.Brian Curran 1983-941461
146.Scott Thornton 1990-081459
147.Pat Price 1975-881456
148.Bob Kelly 1970-821454
149.Bobby Clarke* 1969-841453
150.Krzysztof Oliwa 1996-061447
151.Joe Cirella 1981-961446
152.Rick Vaive 1979-921445
153.Keith Magnuson 1969-801442
154.Randy Holt 1974-841438
155.Eddie Shack 1958-751437
 Craig Ludwig 1982-991437
157.Brad Park* 1968-851429
158.Mark Hunter 1981-931426
159.Dino Ciccarelli* 1980-991425
 Tony Granato 1988-011425
161.Brendan Witt 1995-101424
162.Bobby Holik 1990-091423
163.Warren Rychel 1988-991422
 Mark Janssens 1987-011422
165.Eric Boulton 2000-161421
166.Jason Wiemer 1994-061420
167.Martin Lapointe 1991-081417
168.Brad McCrimmon 1979-971416
169.Rich Sutter 1982-951411
170.Darcy Tucker 1995-101410
171.Andrei Nazarov 1993-061409
172.Roman Hamrlik 1992-131408
173.Randy Carlyle 1976-931400
174.Eric Lindros* 1992-071398
 Dennis Hextall 1968-801398
176.Kevin Hatcher 1984-011392
177.Denny Lambert 1994-021391
 Reed Larson 1976-901391
179.Mike Hartman 1986-951388
180.Bob Boughner 1995-061382
181.Gus Mortson 1946-591380
182.Darius Kasparaitis 1992-071379
183.Dave Karpa 1991-031374
184.Fern Flaman* 1944-611370
185.Nick Fotiu 1976-891362
 Terry Harper 1962-811362
 Brenden Morrow 1999-151362
188.Todd Simpson 1995-061357
189.Denis Potvin* 1973-881356
190.Terry Ruskowski 1979-891354
 Keith Crowder 1980-901354
 Pat Boutette 1975-851354
193.Ron Sutter 1982-011352
194.Gary Suter 1985-021349
195.Alan May 1987-951348
196.Borje Salming* 1973-901344
197.Jim Kyte 1982-961342
198.Denis Savard* 1980-971336
199.Duane Sutter 1979-901333
200.John MacLean 1983-021328
201.Joe Reekie 1985-021326
202.Steve Staios 1995-121322
 Randy Ladouceur 1982-961322
204.Stephane Quintal 1988-041320
205.Lee Fogolin 1974-871318
206.Ed Hospodar 1979-881314
207.Neil Sheehy 1983-921311
208.Murray Baron 1989-041309
209.Cody McLeod 2007-161307
210.Steve Thomas 1984-041306
 Curt Fraser 1978-901306
212.Shane Doan 1995-161305
213.Alex Kovalev 1992-131304
214.Paul MacDermid 1981-951303
215.Al Iafrate 1984-981301
 Doug Gilmour* 1983-031301
217.Harry Howell* 1952-731298
218.Rod Buskas 1982-931294
219.Mark Hardy 1979-941293
220.Brad Maxwell 1977-871292
 Bernie Nicholls 1981-991292
 Colin Campbell 1974-851292
223.Gary Dornhoefer 1963-781291
224.Tim Watters 1981-951289
225.Ray Ferraro 1984-021288
226.Maurice Richard* 1942-601285
 Danny Gare 1974-871285
228.Randy Cunneyworth 1980-991280
229.Eric Nesterenko 1951-721273
230.Stan Mikita* 1958-801270
231.Alexei Zhitnik 1992-081268
232.Lindy Ruff 1979-911264
233.Wade Belak 1996-111263
234.Red Horner* 1928-401254
235.Darren Langdon 1994-061251
 Pierre Pilote* 1955-691251
237.Doug Mohns 1953-751250
238.Gary Bergman 1964-761249
239.Bob Nystrom 1972-861248
240.Lou Fontinato 1954-631247
241.Mathieu Schneider 1987-101245
 Perry Turnbull 1979-881245
243.Jason Arnott 1993-121242
 Dennis Polonich 1974-831242
245.Brad Marsh 1978-931241
 Frantisek Musil 1986-011241
 Cam Neely* 1983-961241
248.Gerry Hart 1968-831240
249.Gary Nylund 1982-931235
250.Daniel Carcillo 2006-151233

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
Rank Player Years PIM
1.Paul Baxter 1974-79962
2.Kim Clackson 1975-79932
3.Cam Connor 1974-78904
4.Paul Shmyr 1972-79860
 Pierre Roy 1972-79860
6.Gord Gallant 1973-77849
7.John Schella 1972-78844
8.Steve Sutherland 1972-78805
9.John Hughes 1974-79778
10.Ron Busniuk 1974-78762
11.Terry Ruskowski 1974-79761
12.Curt Brackenbury 1973-79753
13.Rick Ley 1972-79716
14.Jack Carlson 1974-79694
15.Glen Irwin 1974-79633
16.Doug Barrie 1972-77620
17.John McKenzie 1972-79619
18.Poul Popiel 1972-78618
19.Jim Dorey 1972-79617
20.Frank Beaton 1975-78614
21.Ted Taylor 1972-78600
22.Rosaire Paiement 1972-78592
23.Pierre Guite 1972-79585
24.Peter Driscoll 1974-79577
25.Butch Deadmarsh 1974-78570
 Gilles Bilodeau 1975-79570
27.John Arbour 1972-77568
28.Rick Morris 1972-78567
29.Brad Selwood 1972-79556
30.Darryl Maggs 1973-79540
31.Bill Butters 1974-78530
32.Serge Beaudoin 1973-79519
33.Rick Dudley 1975-79516
34.Gordie Roberts 1975-79502
35.Bob Fitchner 1973-79501
36.Ken Baird 1972-78498
37.Dave Hanson 1976-79497
38.Al Hamilton 1972-79492
39.Serge Bernier 1973-79486
40.Jim Niekamp 1972-77484
41.Kevin Morrison 1973-79462
42.Rene Leclerc 1972-79461
43.Marty Howe 1973-79460
44.John Gray 1974-79458
 Rick Cunningham 1972-77458
46.Tom Gilmore 1972-75439
47.Al Hangsleben 1974-79437
48.Gerry Pinder 1972-78436
49.Francois Lacombe 1972-79422
50.Larry Lund 1972-78419
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