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NHL & WHA Single Season Leaders and Records for Points Per Game

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NHL Leaders

Rank Player PTS/G Season
1. Wayne Gretzky* 2.770 1983-84
2. Wayne Gretzky* 2.688 1985-86
3. Mario Lemieux* 2.667 1992-93
4. Wayne Gretzky* 2.650 1981-82
5. Mario Lemieux* 2.618 1988-89
6. Wayne Gretzky* 2.600 1984-85
7. Wayne Gretzky* 2.450 1982-83
8. Joe Malone* 2.400 1917-18
9. Wayne Gretzky* 2.328 1987-88
10. Wayne Gretzky* 2.317 1986-87
11. Mario Lemieux* 2.300 1995-96
  Cy Denneny* 2.300 1917-18
13. Mario Lemieux* 2.182 1987-88
14. Wayne Gretzky* 2.154 1988-89
15. Newsy Lalonde* 2.143 1917-18
16. Wayne Gretzky* 2.090 1990-91
17. Mario Lemieux* 2.085 1989-90
18. Wayne Gretzky* 2.050 1980-81
19. Mario Lemieux* 2.047 1991-92
20. Joe Malone* 2.042 1919-20
21. Reg Noble* 2.000 1917-18
  Newsy Lalonde* 2.000 1919-20
23. Bill Cowley* 1.972 1943-44
24. Phil Esposito* 1.949 1970-71
25. Wayne Gretzky* 1.945 1989-90
26. Newsy Lalonde* 1.941 1918-19
27. Steve Yzerman* 1.938 1988-89
28. Punch Broadbent* 1.917 1921-22
29. Frank Nighbor* 1.900 1917-18
30. Bernie Nicholls 1.899 1988-89
31. Adam Oates* 1.885 1990-91
32. Phil Esposito* 1.859 1973-74
33. Joe Malone* 1.850 1920-21
34. Jari Kurri* 1.849 1984-85
35. Mike Bossy* 1.837 1981-82
36. Jaromir Jagr 1.817 1995-96
37. Newsy Lalonde* 1.792 1920-21
38. Mario Lemieux* 1.785 1985-86
39. Frank Nighbor* 1.783 1919-20
40. Bobby Orr* 1.782 1970-71
41. Cy Denneny* 1.773 1921-22
42. Mario Lemieux* 1.767 2000-01
43. Jari Kurri* 1.766 1983-84
44. Bryan Trottier* 1.763 1978-79
45. Pat LaFontaine* 1.762 1992-93
46. Mike Bossy* 1.761 1983-84
47. Phil Esposito* 1.750 1971-72
48. Paul Coffey* 1.747 1985-86
49. Peter Stastny* 1.738 1981-82
50. Wayne Gretzky* 1.734 1979-80
51. Jean Ratelle* 1.730 1971-72
52. Marcel Dionne* 1.712 1979-80
53. Herb Cain 1.708 1943-44
54. Phil Esposito* 1.703 1968-69
55. Dennis Maruk 1.700 1981-82
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1976-77
58. Mario Lemieux* 1.698 1986-87
59. Guy Lafleur* 1.692 1977-78
60. Rob Brown 1.691 1988-89
61. Adam Oates* 1.691 1992-93
62. Guy Lafleur* 1.689 1979-80
63. Bobby Orr* 1.688 1974-75
  Marcel Dionne* 1.688 1980-81
65. Babe Dye* 1.682 1922-23
66. Brett Hull* 1.679 1990-91
  Jari Kurri* 1.679 1985-86
68. Phil Esposito* 1.667 1972-73
  Babe Dye* 1.667 1920-21
70. Cooney Weiland* 1.659 1929-30
71. Peter Stastny* 1.653 1982-83
72. Alexander Mogilny 1.649 1992-93
73. Bobby Orr* 1.649 1973-74
74. Odie Cleghorn 1.647 1918-19
75. Aurele Joliat* 1.640 1924-25
76. Denis Savard* 1.637 1987-88
  Kent Nilsson 1.637 1980-81
78. Wayne Gretzky* 1.635 1991-92
79. Mark Messier* 1.633 1989-90
80. Bryan Trottier* 1.632 1983-84
81. Pat LaFontaine* 1.632 1991-92
82. Steve Yzerman* 1.631 1992-93
83. Cy Denneny* 1.625 1920-21
  Marcel Dionne* 1.625 1978-79
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.625 1984-85
86. Charlie Simmer 1.615 1980-81
87. Michel Goulet* 1.613 1983-84
88. Guy Lafleur* 1.613 1978-79
  Bryan Trottier* 1.613 1981-82
90. Sidney Crosby 1.610 2010-11
91. Steve Yzerman* 1.608 1989-90
  Phil Esposito* 1.608 1974-75
93. Peter Stastny* 1.605 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 1.605 1996-97
95. Wayne Gretzky* 1.605 1993-94
96. Bobby Orr* 1.603 1972-73
97. Elmer Lach* 1.600 1944-45
98. Bryan Trottier* 1.597 1977-78
99. Guy Chouinard 1.596 1980-81
100. Steve Yzerman* 1.594 1987-88
101. Pierre Turgeon 1.590 1992-93
102. Babe Dye* 1.586 1924-25
103. Babe Dye* 1.583 1921-22
104. Bobby Orr* 1.579 1969-70
105. Charlie Simmer 1.578 1979-80
106. Eric Lindros 1.575 1995-96
107. Marcel Dionne* 1.575 1984-85
  Paul Coffey* 1.575 1983-84
  Mike Bossy* 1.575 1978-79
110. Teemu Selanne 1.571 1992-93
111. Jaromir Jagr 1.568 1998-99
112. Bobby Clarke* 1.566 1975-76
113. Jack Darragh* 1.565 1919-20
114. Guy Lafleur* 1.562 1975-76
115. Frank Nighbor* 1.556 1918-19
  Dave Taylor 1.556 1980-81
  Sidney Crosby 1.556 2012-13
118. Denis Savard* 1.551 1982-83
119. Ron Francis* 1.546 1995-96
120. Joe Thornton 1.543 2005-06
121. Kevin Stevens 1.542 1992-93
122. Doug Bentley* 1.540 1943-44
123. Bobby Orr* 1.539 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 1.539 1984-85
125. Mike Bossy* 1.538 1985-86
  Kevin Stevens 1.538 1991-92
127. Doug Gilmour* 1.530 1992-93
128. Marcel Dionne* 1.525 1976-77
129. Jaromir Jagr 1.524 1999-00
130. Eric Lindros 1.522 1994-95
131. Eric Lindros 1.519 1996-97
132. Sidney Crosby 1.519 2006-07
133. Alex Ovechkin 1.514 2009-10
134. Dale Hawerchuk* 1.512 1987-88
  Marcel Dionne* 1.512 1974-75
  Paul Coffey* 1.512 1984-85
137. Cam Neely* 1.510 1993-94
138. Jaromir Jagr 1.508 1996-97
139. Paul Coffey* 1.507 1988-89
140. Mike Bossy* 1.506 1980-81
141. Thomas McCarthy 1.500 1919-20
  Jaromir Jagr 1.500 2005-06
  Bill Cowley* 1.500 1942-43
  Marcel Dionne* 1.500 1981-82
  Elmer Lach* 1.500 1943-44
  Corb Denneny 1.500 1919-20
147. Jaromir Jagr 1.494 2000-01
148. Mike Bossy* 1.494 1982-83
149. Brett Hull* 1.493 1991-92
150. Eric Lindros 1.492 1993-94
  Bobby Hull* 1.492 1965-66
152. Max Bentley* 1.489 1942-43
153. Luc Robitaille* 1.488 1992-93
154. Denis Savard* 1.488 1981-82
  Peter Stastny* 1.488 1983-84
156. John Bucyk* 1.487 1970-71
157. Bernie Geoffrion* 1.484 1960-61
158. Lorne Carr 1.480 1943-44
159. Frank Boucher* 1.476 1929-30
160. Dave Taylor 1.475 1979-80
161. Mark Recchi 1.464 1992-93
162. Sergei Fedorov 1.463 1993-94
  Joe Sakic* 1.463 1995-96
164. Darryl Sittler* 1.462 1977-78
  Pete Mahovlich 1.462 1974-75
166. Pierre Larouche 1.461 1975-76
  Peter Stastny* 1.461 1987-88
168. Maurice Richard* 1.460 1944-45
  Doug Bentley* 1.460 1942-43
  Carl Liscombe 1.460 1943-44
171. Harry Cameron* 1.458 1921-22
  Jaromir Jagr 1.458 1994-95
173. Paul Coffey* 1.457 1987-88
174. Stan Mikita* 1.456 1972-73
175. Adam Oates* 1.454 1993-94
176. Evgeni Malkin 1.453 2011-12
177. Ron Francis* 1.453 1985-86
178. Denis Savard* 1.450 1985-86
  Barry Pederson 1.450 1983-84
  Bobby Clarke* 1.450 1974-75
181. Mark Recchi 1.449 1990-91
182. Cy Denneny* 1.448 1924-25
183. Real Cloutier 1.448 1981-82
184. Bobby Hull* 1.446 1968-69
185. Wayne Gretzky* 1.444 1992-93
  Glenn Anderson* 1.444 1982-83
187. Mark Messier* 1.442 1987-88
188. Clint Smith* 1.440 1943-44
189. Toe Blake* 1.439 1943-44
  Joe Sakic* 1.439 2000-01
191. Paul Kariya 1.435 1996-97
192. Teemu Selanne 1.427 1998-99
193. Bobby Smith 1.425 1981-82
  Mats Sundin* 1.425 1992-93
195. Sweeney Schriner* 1.423 1944-45
196. Jean Beliveau* 1.422 1958-59
197. Pat LaFontaine* 1.419 1989-90
198. Bernie Nicholls 1.418 1989-90
199. Brent Sutter 1.417 1984-85
  Glenn Anderson* 1.417 1985-86
  Cy Denneny* 1.417 1922-23
202. Peter Stastny* 1.416 1980-81
203. Peter Forsberg 1.415 1995-96
204. Denis Savard* 1.414 1988-89
  Steve Yzerman* 1.414 1993-94
206. Peter Forsberg 1.413 2002-03
207. Gilbert Perreault* 1.413 1975-76
  Brett Hull* 1.413 1989-90
209. Gilbert Perreault* 1.412 1974-75
210. Bryan Trottier* 1.411 1980-81
211. Peter Forsberg 1.410 2003-04
  John Cullen 1.410 1990-91
213. Art Jackson 1.408 1943-44
214. Pavel Bure* 1.408 1993-94
215. Bill Mosienko* 1.400 1943-44
  Bill Barber* 1.400 1975-76
217. Teemu Selanne 1.397 1996-97
218. Rick Martin 1.397 1974-75
219. Dino Ciccarelli* 1.395 1981-82
220. Marcel Dionne* 1.394 1983-84
221. Joe Mullen* 1.392 1988-89
  Alex Ovechkin 1.392 2008-09
223. Joe Thornton 1.390 2006-07
224. Mark Messier* 1.390 1986-87
  Barry Pederson 1.390 1982-83
226. Luc Robitaille* 1.387 1987-88
227. Michel Goulet* 1.387 1985-86
228. Dit Clapper* 1.386 1929-30
229. Stan Mikita* 1.386 1966-67
230. Denis Potvin* 1.384 1978-79
  Mark Messier* 1.384 1983-84
232. Ken Hodge 1.382 1973-74
233. Corb Denneny 1.381 1917-18
234. Syl Apps* 1.379 1942-43
235. Evgeni Malkin 1.378 2008-09
236. Michel Goulet* 1.377 1984-85
237. Mark Messier* 1.377 1982-83
238. Mats Naslund 1.375 1985-86
  Reg Noble* 1.375 1919-20
240. Guy Lafleur* 1.373 1980-81
241. Sergei Fedorov 1.372 1995-96
242. Dickie Moore* 1.371 1958-59
243. Mario Lemieux* 1.370 1984-85
244. Toe Blake* 1.367 1944-45
245. Bob MacMillan 1.367 1978-79
  Teemu Selanne 1.367 1995-96
  Jari Kurri* 1.367 1986-87
248. Alex Ovechkin 1.366 2007-08
  Henrik Sedin 1.366 2009-10
250. Joe Sakic* 1.363 1990-91
  Rick Tocchet 1.363 1992-93

WHA Leaders

Rank Player PTS/G Season
1. Marc Tardif 1.974 1977-78
2. Anders Hedberg 1.926 1976-77
3. Andre Lacroix 1.885 1974-75
4. Real Cloutier 1.855 1976-77
5. Marc Tardif 1.827 1975-76
6. Bobby Hull* 1.821 1974-75
7. Real Cloutier 1.767 1977-78
8. Marc Tardif 1.758 1976-77
9. Ulf Nilsson 1.747 1976-77
10. Ulf Nilsson 1.726 1977-78
11. Real Cloutier 1.675 1978-79
12. Bobby Hull* 1.635 1972-73
13. Serge Bernier 1.605 1974-75
14. Andre Lacroix 1.590 1972-73
15. Anders Hedberg 1.584 1977-78
16. Bobby Hull* 1.559 1976-77
17. Ulf Nilsson 1.538 1974-75
  Anders Hedberg 1.538 1974-75
19. Bobby Hull* 1.538 1975-76
20. Ron Ward 1.532 1972-73
21. Bobby Hull* 1.519 1977-78
22. Tom Webster 1.509 1975-76
23. Mike Walton 1.500 1973-74
24. Christian Bordeleau 1.486 1976-77
25. Christian Bordeleau 1.473 1975-76
26. Jim Harrison 1.468 1973-74
27. Robbie Ftorek 1.462 1976-77
28. Ulf Nilsson 1.462 1975-76
29. Serge Bernier 1.457 1975-76
30. Robbie Ftorek 1.450 1978-79
31. Andre Lacroix 1.449 1977-78
32. Rejean Houle 1.438 1974-75
33. Gordie Howe* 1.429 1973-74
34. Real Cloutier 1.425 1975-76
35. Andre Lacroix 1.423 1973-74
36. Robbie Ftorek 1.413 1975-76
37. Andre Lacroix 1.407 1976-77
38. Mark Howe* 1.390 1978-79
39. Larry Lund 1.385 1974-75
40. Anders Hedberg 1.382 1975-76
41. Wayne Gretzky* 1.375 1978-79
42. Kent Nilsson 1.372 1978-79
  Wayne Rivers 1.372 1974-75
44. Robbie Ftorek 1.363 1977-78
45. Danny Lawson 1.359 1972-73
46. Terry Caffery 1.351 1972-73
47. Serge Bernier 1.345 1977-78
48. Tom Webster 1.338 1972-73
49. Kent Nilsson 1.337 1977-78
50. Rich LeDuc 1.321 1976-77