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NHL & WHA Single Season Leaders and Records for Plus/Minus

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

NHL Leaders

Rank Player +/- Season
1. Bobby Orr* 124 1970-71
2. Larry Robinson* 120 1976-77
3. Wayne Gretzky* 98 1984-85
4. Dallas Smith 94 1970-71
5. Guy Lafleur* 89 1976-77
6. Steve Shutt* 88 1976-77
7. Bobby Orr* 86 1971-72
8. Mark Howe* 85 1985-86
9. Bobby Orr* 84 1973-74
10. Brad McCrimmon 83 1985-86
  Bobby Clarke* 83 1975-76
12. Wayne Gretzky* 81 1981-82
13. Bobby Orr* 80 1974-75
14. Serge Savard* 79 1976-77
  Bobby Clarke* 79 1974-75
16. Jacques Laperriere* 78 1972-73
  Brian Engblom 78 1981-82
18. Bryan Trottier* 76 1978-79
  Jari Kurri* 76 1984-85
  Wayne Gretzky* 76 1983-84
21. Bill Barber* 74 1975-76
22. Reggie Leach 73 1975-76
  Steve Shutt* 73 1975-76
  Guy Lafleur* 73 1977-78
25. Phil Esposito* 71 1970-71
  Denis Potvin* 71 1978-79
  Wayne Gretzky* 71 1985-86
  Pete Mahovlich 71 1975-76
  Ken Hodge 71 1970-71
  Serge Savard* 71 1974-75
  Larry Robinson* 71 1977-78
32. Wayne Gretzky* 70 1986-87
  Bryan Trottier* 70 1983-84
  Rick Smith 70 1977-78
  Bryan Trottier* 70 1981-82
  Jacques Lemaire* 70 1976-77
  Serge Savard* 70 1972-73
38. Mike Bossy* 69 1981-82
  Guy Lapointe* 69 1976-77
40. Guy Lafleur* 68 1975-76
  Brad Park* 68 1977-78
42. Mike Bossy* 66 1983-84
  Rod Langway* 66 1981-82
44. Bobby Orr* 65 1968-69
  Jimmy Watson 65 1975-76
46. Al Sims 64 1973-74
  Guy Lapointe* 64 1975-76
48. Brian Engblom 63 1980-81
  Mike Bossy* 63 1978-79
50. Brad Park* 62 1971-72
  Serge Savard* 62 1977-78
  Charlie Huddy 62 1982-83
  Michel Goulet* 62 1983-84
54. Paul Coffey* 61 1985-86
  Jean Ratelle* 61 1971-72
  Larry Robinson* 61 1974-75
  Don Luce 61 1974-75
58. Jim Schoenfeld 60 1979-80
  Vic Hadfield 60 1971-72
  Wayne Gretzky* 60 1982-83
  Vladimir Konstantinov 60 1995-96
62. Pierre Mondou 59 1978-79
  Jacques Lemaire* 59 1972-73
  Wayne Cashman 59 1970-71
65. Ed Westfall 58 1970-71
66. Andre Dupont 57 1976-77
  Larry Robinson* 57 1981-82
  Clark Gillies* 57 1978-79
  Denis Potvin* 57 1977-78
  Mark Howe* 57 1986-87
71. Guy Lafleur* 56 1978-79
  Joe Watson 56 1975-76
  Steve Shutt* 56 1977-78
  Bill Nyrop 56 1977-78
  Bobby Orr* 56 1972-73
  Mike Krushelnyski 56 1984-85
  Phil Esposito* 56 1968-69
78. Phil Esposito* 55 1971-72
  Denis Potvin* 55 1983-84
  Mario Lemieux* 55 1992-93
  Paul Coffey* 55 1984-85
  Marcel Dionne* 55 1980-81
83. Bobby Hull* 54 1971-72
  Jacques Lemaire* 54 1977-78
  Bobby Orr* 54 1969-70
86. Reggie Leach 53 1974-75
  Rod Langway* 53 1980-81
  Scott Stevens* 53 1993-94
  Rod Seiling 53 1971-72
  Ken Morrow 53 1981-82
  Jimmy Watson 53 1979-80
92. Peter Forsberg 52 2002-03
  Bryan Trottier* 52 1977-78
  Milan Hejduk 52 2002-03
  Mike Milbury 52 1977-78
  J.C. Tremblay 52 1971-72
  Barry Ashbee 52 1973-74
  Chris Pronger 52 1999-00
  Brad McCrimmon 52 1984-85
  Paul Coffey* 52 1983-84
  Paul Coffey* 52 1982-83
  Raymond Bourque* 52 1979-80
  Keith Magnuson 52 1971-72
  Serge Savard* 52 1975-76
  Guy Lafleur* 52 1974-75
106. Joe Mullen* 51 1988-89
  Mark Howe* 51 1984-85
  Rod Gilbert* 51 1971-72
  Guy Lapointe* 51 1972-73
  Mario Marois 51 1983-84
  Bill White 51 1973-74
  Phil Esposito* 51 1973-74
  Bill White 51 1970-71
  Raymond Bourque* 51 1983-84
  Greg Gilbert 51 1983-84
  Craig Ramsay 51 1974-75
117. Larry Robinson* 50 1978-79
  Yvan Cournoyer* 50 1972-73
  John Tonelli 50 1984-85
  Charlie Huddy 50 1983-84
  Jeff Schultz 50 2009-10
  Charlie Huddy 50 1984-85
  Larry Robinson* 50 1975-76
124. Clark Gillies* 49 1977-78
  Sergei Fedorov 49 1995-96
  Jean Ratelle* 49 1977-78
  Wayne Cashman 49 1973-74
  Ken Hodge 49 1968-69
  Raymond Bourque* 49 1982-83
  Brian Propp 49 1983-84
  Danny Gare 49 1979-80
  Bryan Trottier* 49 1980-81
  Mark Napier 49 1981-82
  Pat Stapleton 49 1970-71
135. Chris Chelios* 48 1999-00
  Bert Marshall 48 1976-77
  Brad McCrimmon 48 1987-88
  Theoren Fleury 48 1990-91
  Marty McSorley 48 1990-91
  Sergei Fedorov 48 1993-94
  Keith Acton 48 1981-82
  John Tonelli 48 1981-82
143. Thomas Vanek 47 2006-07
  Dave Taylor 47 1980-81
  Lee Fogolin 47 1985-86
  Charlie Simmer 47 1979-80
  Jocelyn Guevremont 47 1975-76
  Bill Hajt 47 1974-75
  Ian Turnbull 47 1976-77
  Gary Dornhoefer 47 1976-77
  Brad Park* 47 1976-77
  Phil Russell 47 1973-74
  Dave Poulin 47 1986-87
  Bobby Clarke* 47 1977-78
  Mark Howe* 47 1982-83
  Jari Kurri* 47 1982-83
  Chris Pronger 47 1997-98
158. Kevin Lowe 46 1981-82
  Petr Svoboda 46 1987-88
  Brian Propp 46 1984-85
  Glenn Anderson* 46 1981-82
  Frank Mahovlich* 46 1968-69
  Guy Lapointe* 46 1974-75
  Bill Barber* 46 1974-75
  Rick MacLeish 46 1976-77
  Terry Murray 46 1980-81
  Serge Savard* 46 1978-79
  Guy Lapointe* 46 1977-78
  Larry Robinson* 46 1980-81
170. Doug Gilmour* 45 1988-89
  Tom Bladon 45 1975-76
  Bob Dailey 45 1977-78
  Murray Craven 45 1984-85
  Patrik Elias 45 2000-01
  Borje Salming* 45 1976-77
  Larry Goodenough 45 1975-76
  Craig Muni 45 1986-87
  Alex Ovechkin 45 2009-10
  Bob Lorimer 45 1980-81
  Jari Kurri* 45 1985-86
  Gary Bergman 45 1968-69
  Gordie Howe* 45 1968-69
  Joe Sakic* 45 2000-01
  Steve Shutt* 45 1979-80
  Brian Propp 45 1979-80
  Brad McCrimmon 45 1986-87
  Larry Murphy* 45 1992-93
188. Jamie Macoun 44 1984-85
  Gerry Hart 44 1977-78
  Craig Ramsay 44 1975-76
  Raymond Bourque* 44 1986-87
  Esa Tikkanen 44 1986-87
  Don Marcotte 44 1973-74
  Colin Patterson 44 1988-89
  John LeClair 44 1996-97
  Steve Larmer 44 1982-83
  Mike O'Connell 44 1982-83
  Chico Maki 44 1971-72
  Pit Martin 44 1971-72
  Carl Brewer 44 1969-70
  Paul Ysebaert 44 1991-92
  Dallas Smith 44 1968-69
203. Dave Lewis 43 1978-79
  Mike Modano 43 1996-97
  Alex Delvecchio* 43 1968-69
  Gregg Sheppard 43 1974-75
  Dave Poulin 43 1984-85
  Rod Seiling 43 1972-73
  Nicklas Lidstrom 43 1993-94
  Brad McCrimmon 43 1988-89
  Craig Muni 43 1988-89
212. Frank Mahovlich* 42 1972-73
  Daniel Alfredsson 42 2006-07
  Pete Mahovlich 42 1973-74
  Wayne Cashman 42 1971-72
  Bill White 42 1971-72
  Frank Mahovlich* 42 1971-72
  Al MacInnis* 42 1990-91
  Joe Watson 42 1974-75
  Bobby Clarke* 42 1979-80
  Glen Cochrane 42 1982-83
  Denis Potvin* 42 1976-77
  Ross Lonsberry 42 1976-77
  Bill Nyrop 42 1976-77
  Dallas Smith 42 1975-76
  Brent Sutter 42 1984-85
  Brad Marsh 42 1984-85
  Tom Bladon 42 1974-75
229. Pete Mahovlich 41 1974-75
  Dale Rolfe 41 1972-73
  Pat Stapleton 41 1971-72
  Normand Rochefort 41 1983-84
  Glenn Anderson* 41 1983-84
  Andre Dupont 41 1974-75
  Ross Lonsberry 41 1977-78
  Jimmy Watson 41 1974-75
  Mario Lemieux* 41 1988-89
  Dale Rolfe 41 1971-72
  Jerry Korab 41 1974-75
  Wayne Gretzky* 41 1980-81
  Kevin Lowe 41 1986-87
  Rod Seiling 41 1969-70
  Ken Hodge 41 1971-72
  Hakan Loob 41 1987-88
  Pavel Datsyuk 41 2007-08
  Sheldon Kannegiesser 41 1974-75
  Glenn Anderson* 41 1982-83
248. Chris Chelios* 40 2001-02
  Scott Stevens* 40 2000-01
  Jamie Macoun 40 1988-89
  Nicklas Lidstrom 40 2002-03
  John Van Boxmeer 40 1979-80
  Guy Lafleur* 40 1979-80
  Reggie Leach 40 1979-80
  Tony McKegney 40 1979-80
  Tom Preissing 40 2006-07
  Nicklas Lidstrom 40 2007-08
  Nicklas Lidstrom 40 2006-07
  Lee Fogolin 40 1981-82
  Terry O'Reilly 40 1977-78
  Danny Gare 40 1974-75
  Steve Shutt* 40 1974-75
  Steve Smith 40 1987-88
  Andre Dupont 40 1975-76
  Bob Errey 40 1988-89
  Jim Schoenfeld 40 1975-76
  Mark Messier* 40 1983-84
  Randy Gregg 40 1983-84
  Dave Langevin 40 1980-81
  Tomas Jonsson 40 1982-83
  Don Awrey 40 1970-71
  Dave Balon 40 1969-70
  Rick Middleton 40 1977-78
  Ken Hodge 40 1973-74