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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. Cy Denneny* 2.300 1917-18
  Mario Lemieux* 2.300 1995-96
13. Sidney Crosby 2.250 2014-15
14. Mario Lemieux* 2.182 1987-88
15. Wayne Gretzky* 2.154 1988-89
16. Newsy Lalonde* 2.143 1917-18
17. Wayne Gretzky* 2.090 1990-91
18. Mario Lemieux* 2.085 1989-90
19. Wayne Gretzky* 2.050 1980-81
20. Mario Lemieux* 2.047 1991-92
21. Joe Malone* 2.042 1919-20
22. Patric Hornqvist 2.000 2014-15
  Newsy Lalonde* 2.000 1919-20
  Reg Noble* 2.000 1917-18
25. Bill Cowley* 1.972 1943-44
26. Phil Esposito* 1.949 1970-71
27. Wayne Gretzky* 1.945 1989-90
28. Newsy Lalonde* 1.941 1918-19
29. Steve Yzerman* 1.938 1988-89
30. Punch Broadbent* 1.917 1921-22
31. Frank Nighbor* 1.900 1917-18
32. Bernie Nicholls 1.899 1988-89
33. Adam Oates* 1.885 1990-91
34. Phil Esposito* 1.859 1973-74
35. Joe Malone* 1.850 1920-21
36. Jari Kurri* 1.849 1984-85
37. Mike Bossy* 1.837 1981-82
38. Jaromir Jagr 1.817 1995-96
39. John Tavares 1.800 2014-15
40. Newsy Lalonde* 1.792 1920-21
41. Mario Lemieux* 1.785 1985-86
42. Frank Nighbor* 1.783 1919-20
43. Bobby Orr* 1.782 1970-71
44. Cy Denneny* 1.773 1921-22
45. Mario Lemieux* 1.767 2000-01
46. Jari Kurri* 1.766 1983-84
47. Bryan Trottier* 1.763 1978-79
48. Pat LaFontaine* 1.762 1992-93
49. Mike Bossy* 1.761 1983-84
50. Daniel Sedin 1.750 2014-15
  Phil Esposito* 1.750 1971-72
  Evgeni Malkin 1.750 2014-15
53. Paul Coffey* 1.747 1985-86
54. Peter Stastny* 1.738 1981-82
55. Wayne Gretzky* 1.734 1979-80
56. Jean Ratelle* 1.730 1971-72
57. Marcel Dionne* 1.712 1979-80
58. Herb Cain 1.708 1943-44
59. Phil Esposito* 1.703 1968-69
60. Dennis Maruk 1.700 1981-82
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1976-77
63. Mario Lemieux* 1.698 1986-87
64. Guy Lafleur* 1.692 1977-78
65. Rob Brown 1.691 1988-89
66. Adam Oates* 1.691 1992-93
67. Guy Lafleur* 1.689 1979-80
68. Bobby Orr* 1.688 1974-75
  Marcel Dionne* 1.688 1980-81
70. Babe Dye* 1.682 1922-23
71. Brett Hull* 1.679 1990-91
  Jari Kurri* 1.679 1985-86
73. Babe Dye* 1.667 1920-21
  Phil Esposito* 1.667 1972-73
75. Cooney Weiland* 1.659 1929-30
76. Peter Stastny* 1.653 1982-83
77. Alexander Mogilny 1.649 1992-93
78. Bobby Orr* 1.649 1973-74
79. Odie Cleghorn 1.647 1918-19
80. Aurele Joliat* 1.640 1924-25
81. Kent Nilsson 1.637 1980-81
  Denis Savard* 1.637 1987-88
83. Wayne Gretzky* 1.635 1991-92
84. Mark Messier* 1.633 1989-90
85. Bryan Trottier* 1.632 1983-84
86. Pat LaFontaine* 1.632 1991-92
87. Steve Yzerman* 1.631 1992-93
88. Cy Denneny* 1.625 1920-21
  Marcel Dionne* 1.625 1978-79
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.625 1984-85
91. Charlie Simmer 1.615 1980-81
92. Michel Goulet* 1.613 1983-84
93. Bryan Trottier* 1.613 1981-82
  Guy Lafleur* 1.613 1978-79
95. Sidney Crosby 1.610 2010-11
96. Phil Esposito* 1.608 1974-75
  Steve Yzerman* 1.608 1989-90
98. Peter Stastny* 1.605 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 1.605 1996-97
100. Wayne Gretzky* 1.605 1993-94
101. Bobby Orr* 1.603 1972-73
102. Tyler Seguin 1.600 2014-15
  Brock Nelson 1.600 2014-15
  Elmer Lach* 1.600 1944-45
105. Bryan Trottier* 1.597 1977-78
106. Guy Chouinard 1.596 1980-81
107. Steve Yzerman* 1.594 1987-88
108. Pierre Turgeon 1.590 1992-93
109. Babe Dye* 1.586 1924-25
110. Babe Dye* 1.583 1921-22
111. Bobby Orr* 1.579 1969-70
112. Charlie Simmer 1.578 1979-80
113. Eric Lindros 1.575 1995-96
114. Paul Coffey* 1.575 1983-84
  Marcel Dionne* 1.575 1984-85
  Mike Bossy* 1.575 1978-79
117. Teemu Selanne 1.571 1992-93
118. Jaromir Jagr 1.568 1998-99
119. Bobby Clarke* 1.566 1975-76
120. Jack Darragh* 1.565 1919-20
121. Guy Lafleur* 1.562 1975-76
122. Dave Taylor 1.556 1980-81
  Sidney Crosby 1.556 2012-13
  Frank Nighbor* 1.556 1918-19
125. Denis Savard* 1.551 1982-83
126. Ron Francis* 1.546 1995-96
127. Joe Thornton 1.543 2005-06
128. Kevin Stevens 1.542 1992-93
129. Doug Bentley* 1.540 1943-44
130. Bobby Orr* 1.539 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 1.539 1984-85
132. Mike Bossy* 1.538 1985-86
  Kevin Stevens 1.538 1991-92
134. Doug Gilmour* 1.530 1992-93
135. Marcel Dionne* 1.525 1976-77
136. Jaromir Jagr 1.524 1999-00
137. Eric Lindros 1.522 1994-95
138. Eric Lindros 1.519 1996-97
139. Sidney Crosby 1.519 2006-07
140. Alex Ovechkin 1.514 2009-10
141. Marcel Dionne* 1.512 1974-75
  Paul Coffey* 1.512 1984-85
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.512 1987-88
144. Cam Neely* 1.510 1993-94
145. Jaromir Jagr 1.508 1996-97
146. Paul Coffey* 1.507 1988-89
147. Mike Bossy* 1.506 1980-81
148. Jaromir Jagr 1.500 2005-06
  Elmer Lach* 1.500 1943-44
  Henrik Sedin 1.500 2014-15
  Mikkel Boedker 1.500 2014-15
  Corb Denneny 1.500 1919-20
  Marcel Dionne* 1.500 1981-82
  Bill Cowley* 1.500 1942-43
  Thomas McCarthy 1.500 1919-20
156. Jaromir Jagr 1.494 2000-01
157. Mike Bossy* 1.494 1982-83
158. Brett Hull* 1.493 1991-92
159. Bobby Hull* 1.492 1965-66
  Eric Lindros 1.492 1993-94
161. Max Bentley* 1.489 1942-43
162. Luc Robitaille* 1.488 1992-93
163. Denis Savard* 1.488 1981-82
  Peter Stastny* 1.488 1983-84
165. John Bucyk* 1.487 1970-71
166. Bernie Geoffrion* 1.484 1960-61
167. Lorne Carr 1.480 1943-44
168. Frank Boucher* 1.476 1929-30
169. Dave Taylor 1.475 1979-80
170. Mark Recchi 1.464 1992-93
171. Joe Sakic* 1.463 1995-96
  Sergei Fedorov 1.463 1993-94
173. Darryl Sittler* 1.462 1977-78
  Pete Mahovlich 1.462 1974-75
175. Pierre Larouche 1.461 1975-76
  Peter Stastny* 1.461 1987-88
177. Doug Bentley* 1.460 1942-43
  Carl Liscombe 1.460 1943-44
  Maurice Richard* 1.460 1944-45
180. Harry Cameron* 1.458 1921-22
  Jaromir Jagr 1.458 1994-95
182. Paul Coffey* 1.457 1987-88
183. Stan Mikita* 1.456 1972-73
184. Adam Oates* 1.454 1993-94
185. Evgeni Malkin 1.453 2011-12
186. Ron Francis* 1.453 1985-86
187. Bobby Clarke* 1.450 1974-75
  Barry Pederson 1.450 1983-84
  Denis Savard* 1.450 1985-86
190. Mark Recchi 1.449 1990-91
191. Cy Denneny* 1.448 1924-25
192. Real Cloutier 1.448 1981-82
193. Bobby Hull* 1.446 1968-69
194. Glenn Anderson* 1.444 1982-83
  Wayne Gretzky* 1.444 1992-93
196. Mark Messier* 1.442 1987-88
197. Clint Smith* 1.440 1943-44
198. Toe Blake* 1.439 1943-44
  Joe Sakic* 1.439 2000-01
200. Paul Kariya 1.435 1996-97
201. Teemu Selanne 1.427 1998-99
202. Bobby Smith 1.425 1981-82
  Mats Sundin* 1.425 1992-93
204. Sweeney Schriner* 1.423 1944-45
205. Jean Beliveau* 1.422 1958-59
206. Pat LaFontaine* 1.419 1989-90
207. Bernie Nicholls 1.418 1989-90
208. Cy Denneny* 1.417 1922-23
  Glenn Anderson* 1.417 1985-86
  Brent Sutter 1.417 1984-85
211. Peter Stastny* 1.416 1980-81
212. Peter Forsberg* 1.415 1995-96
213. Denis Savard* 1.414 1988-89
  Steve Yzerman* 1.414 1993-94
215. Peter Forsberg* 1.413 2002-03
216. Brett Hull* 1.413 1989-90
  Gilbert Perreault* 1.413 1975-76
218. Gilbert Perreault* 1.412 1974-75
219. Bryan Trottier* 1.411 1980-81
220. John Cullen 1.410 1990-91
  Peter Forsberg* 1.410 2003-04
222. Art Jackson 1.408 1943-44
223. Pavel Bure* 1.408 1993-94
224. Jakub Voracek 1.400 2014-15
  Jaden Schwartz 1.400 2014-15
  Mike Cammalleri 1.400 2014-15
  Jason Spezza 1.400 2014-15
  Claude Giroux 1.400 2014-15
  Kyle Okposo 1.400 2014-15
  Ryan Johansen 1.400 2014-15
  Victor Hedman 1.400 2014-15
  Steven Stamkos 1.400 2014-15
  Wayne Simmonds 1.400 2014-15
  Bill Barber* 1.400 1975-76
  Bill Mosienko* 1.400 1943-44
  Nick Foligno 1.400 2014-15
237. Teemu Selanne 1.397 1996-97
238. Rick Martin 1.397 1974-75
239. Dino Ciccarelli* 1.395 1981-82
240. Marcel Dionne* 1.394 1983-84
241. Alex Ovechkin 1.392 2008-09
  Joe Mullen* 1.392 1988-89
243. Joe Thornton 1.390 2006-07
244. Mark Messier* 1.390 1986-87
  Barry Pederson 1.390 1982-83
246. Luc Robitaille* 1.387 1987-88
247. Michel Goulet* 1.387 1985-86
248. Dit Clapper* 1.386 1929-30
249. Stan Mikita* 1.386 1966-67
250. Mark Messier* 1.384 1983-84
  Denis Potvin* 1.384 1978-79

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. Anders Hedberg 1.538 1974-75
  Ulf Nilsson 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