NHL & WHA Career Leaders and Records for Points 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
Rank Player Years PTS/G
1.Wayne Gretzky* 1979-991.921
2.Mario Lemieux* 1984-061.883
3.Mike Bossy* 1977-871.497
4.Bobby Orr* 1966-791.393
5.Sidney Crosby 2005-161.327
6.Marcel Dionne* 1971-891.314
7.Peter Stastny* 1980-951.268
8.Peter Forsberg* 1994-111.250
9.Kent Nilsson 1979-951.240
10.Phil Esposito* 1963-811.240
11.Guy Lafleur* 1971-911.202
12.Joe Sakic* 1988-091.191
13.Dale Hawerchuk* 1981-971.186
14.Evgeni Malkin 2006-161.180
15.Pat LaFontaine* 1983-981.171
16.Steve Yzerman* 1983-061.159
17.Alex Ovechkin 2005-161.151
18.Jaromir Jagr 1990-161.147
19.Eric Lindros* 1992-071.138
20.Bernie Federko* 1976-901.130
21.Denis Savard* 1980-971.119
22.Jari Kurri* 1980-981.117
23.Bryan Trottier* 1975-941.114
24.Gilbert Perreault* 1970-871.113
25.Pavel Bure* 1991-031.110
26.Bobby Hull* 1957-801.101
27.Brett Hull* 1986-061.096
28.Paul Coffey* 1980-011.087
29.Jean Beliveau* 1950-711.084
30.Mark Messier* 1979-041.075
31.Bernie Nicholls 1981-991.073
32.Mike Rogers 1979-861.072
33.Adam Oates* 1985-041.062
34.Michel Goulet* 1979-941.058
35.Bobby Clarke* 1969-841.058
36.Stan Mikita* 1958-801.052
37.Gordie Howe* 1946-801.047
38.Alexander Mogilny 1989-061.042
 Ziggy Palffy 1993-061.042
40.Ron Francis* 1981-041.039
41.Tim Kerr 1980-931.029
42.Pierre Turgeon 1987-071.026
43.Rick Martin 1971-821.023
44.Darryl Sittler* 1970-851.023
45.Pierre Larouche 1974-881.012
46.Patrick Kane 2007-161.008
47.Steve Larmer 1980-951.006
48.Teemu Selanne 1992-141.004
49.Theoren Fleury 1988-031.004
50.Mats Sundin* 1990-091.002
51.Joe Mullen* 1981-971.001
52.Paul Kariya 1994-101.000
 Ilya Kovalchuk 2001-131.000
54.Charlie Simmer 1974-880.999
55.Bill Cowley* 1934-470.998
56.Guy Chouinard 1974-840.995
57.Denis Potvin* 1973-880.993
58.Jean Ratelle* 1960-810.989
59.Dennis Maruk 1975-890.989
60.Craig Janney 1987-990.988
 Brian Propp 1979-940.988
62.Steven Stamkos 2008-160.988
63.Maurice Richard* 1942-600.987
64.Nicklas Backstrom 2007-160.985
65.Rick Middleton 1974-880.983
66.Joe Thornton 1997-160.981
67.Ray Bourque* 1979-010.980
68.Jacques Lemaire* 1967-790.979
69.Anton Stastny 1980-890.979
70.Bill Barber* 1972-840.978
71.Luc Robitaille* 1986-060.974
72.Dino Ciccarelli* 1980-990.974
73.Mats Naslund 1982-950.974
74.Glenn Anderson* 1980-960.973
75.Pavel Datsyuk 2001-160.963
76.Jason Spezza 2002-160.963
77.Dave Taylor 1977-940.962
78.Bobby Smith 1978-930.962
79.Doug Bentley* 1939-540.959
80.Doug Gilmour* 1983-030.959
81.Rod Gilbert* 1960-780.959
82.Cam Neely* 1983-960.956
83.Sergei Fedorov* 1990-090.945
84.René Robert 1970-820.944
85.Ryan Getzlaf 2005-160.942
86.Ken Linseman 1978-920.938
87.Elmer Lach* 1940-540.938
88.Paul MacLean 1980-910.936
89.Frank Mahovlich* 1956-740.934
90.Barry Pederson 1980-920.933
91.Mike Gartner* 1979-980.932
92.Bernie Geoffrion* 1950-680.931
93.Daniel Alfredsson 1995-140.929
94.Mark Recchi 1988-110.928
95.Mike Bullard 1980-920.927
96.Alexei Yashin 1993-070.919
97.Tom Lysiak 1973-860.917
98.Mike Modano* 1989-110.917
99.Toe Blake* 1934-480.913
100.Martin St. Louis 1998-150.911
101.Henrik Zetterberg 2002-160.911
102.Andy Bathgate* 1952-710.910
 Dany Heatley 2001-150.910
104.Ken Hodge 1964-780.908
105.Pavol Demitra 1993-100.907
106.Lanny McDonald* 1973-890.905
107.Claude Giroux 2007-160.901
108.Al MacInnis* 1981-040.900
109.Rick Vaive 1979-920.899
110.Rick MacLeish 1970-840.897
111.Jimmy Carson 1986-960.896
112.Joe Nieuwendyk* 1986-070.896
113.Anze Kopitar 2006-160.895
114.Jeremy Roenick 1988-090.892
115.Yvan Cournoyer* 1963-790.891
116.John Ogrodnick 1979-930.891
117.Alex Zhamnov 1992-060.891
118.John Bucyk* 1955-780.889
119.Brendan Shanahan* 1987-090.888
120.Keith Tkachuk 1991-100.887
121.John Cullen 1988-990.886
122.Bengt-Ake Gustafsson 1979-890.882
123.Marian Hossa 1997-160.881
124.Steve Shutt* 1972-850.878
125.Thomas Gradin 1978-870.876
126.Mike Ridley 1985-970.875
127.Marc Savard 1997-110.875
128.Vincent Damphousse 1986-040.875
129.Jonathan Toews 2007-160.874
 Pete Mahovlich 1965-810.874
131.Norm Ullman* 1955-750.872
132.Tomas Sandstrom 1984-990.871
133.Patrik Sundstrom 1982-920.866
134.Kelly Kisio 1982-950.865
135.Jarome Iginla 1996-160.864
136.Paul Reinhart 1979-900.863
137.Wilf Paiement 1974-880.861
138.Brian Bellows 1982-990.860
139.Thomas Steen 1981-950.860
140.Tim Young 1975-850.854
141.Brian Leetch* 1987-060.853
142.Peter McNab 1973-870.852
143.Dan Quinn 1983-970.851
144.John LeClair 1990-070.847
145.Rick Kehoe 1971-850.847
146.Dickie Moore* 1951-680.846
147.Max Bentley* 1940-540.842
148.Eric Staal 2003-160.841
149.Neal Broten 1980-970.840
150.Steve Vickers 1972-820.840
151.Doug Weight 1991-110.834
152.Syl Apps 1970-800.834
153.Henri Richard* 1955-750.833
154.Rick Tocchet 1984-020.832
155.Henrik Sedin 2000-160.832
156.Kevin Stevens 1987-020.831
157.Marian Gaborik 2000-160.829
158.Danny Gare 1974-870.828
159.Brad Richards 2000-160.828
160.Alex Delvecchio* 1950-740.827
161.Patrik Elias 1995-160.827
162.Corey Perry 2005-160.826
163.Peter Bondra 1990-070.825
164.Phil Housley* 1982-030.824
 Daniel Sedin 2000-160.824
166.Ivan Boldirev 1970-850.823
167.Paul Stastny 2006-160.818
168.Brian Sutter 1976-880.816
 Dave Andreychuk 1982-060.816
170.Zach Parise 2005-160.813
171.John Tonelli 1978-920.813
172.Doug Wilson 1977-930.808
173.Brad Park* 1968-850.805
174.Ted Kennedy* 1942-570.805
175.Ray Sheppard 1987-000.804
176.Tony Tanti 1981-920.803
177.Butch Goring 1969-850.802
178.Tom Fergus 1981-930.800
179.Ray Whitney 1991-140.800
180.Mark Howe* 1979-950.799
181.Rod Brind'Amour 1989-100.798
182.Ted Lindsay* 1944-650.797
183.Alexander Semin 2003-160.795
184.Rick Nash 2002-160.795
185.Thomas Vanek 2005-160.794
186.Alex Tanguay 1999-160.793
187.Nels Stewart* 1925-400.792
188.Milan Hejduk 1998-130.789
189.Valeri Kamensky 1991-020.786
190.Vincent Lecavalier 1998-160.783
191.Alex Kovalev 1992-130.782
192.Jeff Brown 1985-980.782
193.Markus Naslund 1993-090.778
194.Stephane Richer 1984-020.777
195.Joe Pavelski 2006-160.777
196.Jean Pronovost 1968-820.776
197.John Anderson 1977-890.775
198.Brian Bradley 1985-980.773
199.Wayne Cashman 1964-830.772
200.Phil Kessel 2006-160.772
201.Ed Olczyk 1984-000.770
202.Tony Amonte 1991-070.767
203.Bob MacMillan 1974-850.766
204.Dave Christian 1979-940.766
205.Cliff Ronning 1986-040.764
206.Geoff Courtnall 1983-000.762
207.Dave Keon* 1960-820.761
208.Dave Gagner 1984-990.760
209.Bill Mosienko* 1941-550.759
210.Mark Johnson 1979-900.759
211.Robert Reichel 1990-040.759
212.Reed Larson 1976-900.758
213.Syd Howe* 1929-460.756
214.Steve Thomas 1984-040.755
215.Jason Arnott 1993-120.754
216.Patrice Bergeron 2003-160.754
217.Larry Murphy* 1980-010.753
218.Martin Havlat 2000-160.752
219.Martin Straka 1992-080.752
220.Stan Smyl 1978-910.751
221.Brian Mullen 1982-930.748
222.Jim Pappin 1963-770.747
 Mike Ribeiro 1999-160.747
 Mike Cammalleri 2002-160.747
225.Pat Verbeek 1982-020.747
226.Bobby Rousseau 1960-750.746
227.Brent Sutter 1980-980.746
228.Jason Pominville 2003-160.744
229.Gary Roberts 1986-090.744
230.Milt Schmidt* 1936-550.741
231.Saku Koivu 1995-140.740
232.Steve Sullivan 1995-130.739
233.Dennis Hextall 1968-800.739
234.Michael Nylander 1992-090.738
235.Owen Nolan 1990-100.738
236.Derek King 1986-000.737
 Don Maloney 1978-910.737
238.Gary Suter 1985-020.737
239.Dmitri Khristich 1990-020.735
240.Pit Martin 1961-790.735
241.Jeff Carter 2005-160.735
242.Patrick Marleau 1997-160.734
243.Dave Poulin 1982-950.732
244.Simon Gagne 1999-150.731
245.Nicklas Lidstrom* 1991-120.730
246.Petr Nedved 1990-070.730
247.Don McKenney 1954-680.729
248.Bobby Schmautz 1967-810.729
249.Petr Klima 1985-990.729
250.Mikko Koivu 2005-160.729

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
Rank Player Years PTS/G
1.Bobby Hull* 1972-791.552
2.Real Cloutier 1974-791.534
3.Marc Tardif 1973-791.493
4.Andre Lacroix 1972-791.448
5.Robbie Ftorek 1974-791.402
6.Serge Bernier 1973-791.357
7.Christian Bordeleau 1972-791.223
8.Gordie Howe* 1973-791.212
9.Mark Howe* 1973-791.183