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

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

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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. Newsy Lalonde* 2.000 1919-20
  Reg Noble* 2.000 1917-18
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. Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1976-77
  Dennis Maruk 1.700 1981-82
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1974-75
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. Marcel Dionne* 1.688 1980-81
  Bobby Orr* 1.688 1974-75
65. Babe Dye* 1.682 1922-23
66. Brett Hull* 1.679 1990-91
  Jari Kurri* 1.679 1985-86
68. Tyler Seguin 1.667 2014-15
  Babe Dye* 1.667 1920-21
  Phil Esposito* 1.667 1972-73
71. Cooney Weiland* 1.659 1929-30
72. Peter Stastny* 1.653 1982-83
73. Alexander Mogilny 1.649 1992-93
74. Bobby Orr* 1.649 1973-74
75. Odie Cleghorn 1.647 1918-19
76. Aurele Joliat* 1.640 1924-25
77. Kent Nilsson 1.637 1980-81
  Denis Savard* 1.637 1987-88
79. Wayne Gretzky* 1.635 1991-92
80. Mark Messier* 1.633 1989-90
81. Bryan Trottier* 1.632 1983-84
82. Pat LaFontaine* 1.632 1991-92
83. Steve Yzerman* 1.631 1992-93
84. Cy Denneny* 1.625 1920-21
  Marcel Dionne* 1.625 1978-79
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.625 1984-85
87. Charlie Simmer 1.615 1980-81
88. Michel Goulet* 1.613 1983-84
89. Guy Lafleur* 1.613 1978-79
  Bryan Trottier* 1.613 1981-82
91. Sidney Crosby 1.610 2010-11
92. Steve Yzerman* 1.608 1989-90
  Phil Esposito* 1.608 1974-75
94. Peter Stastny* 1.605 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 1.605 1996-97
96. Wayne Gretzky* 1.605 1993-94
97. Bobby Orr* 1.603 1972-73
98. Elmer Lach* 1.600 1944-45
99. Bryan Trottier* 1.597 1977-78
100. Guy Chouinard 1.596 1980-81
101. Steve Yzerman* 1.594 1987-88
102. Pierre Turgeon 1.590 1992-93
103. Babe Dye* 1.586 1924-25
104. Babe Dye* 1.583 1921-22
105. Bobby Orr* 1.579 1969-70
106. Charlie Simmer 1.578 1979-80
107. Eric Lindros 1.575 1995-96
108. Paul Coffey* 1.575 1983-84
  Marcel Dionne* 1.575 1984-85
  Mike Bossy* 1.575 1978-79
111. John Tavares 1.571 2014-15
  Teemu Selanne 1.571 1992-93
113. Jaromir Jagr 1.568 1998-99
114. Bobby Clarke* 1.566 1975-76
115. Jack Darragh* 1.565 1919-20
116. Guy Lafleur* 1.562 1975-76
117. Sidney Crosby 1.556 2012-13
  Frank Nighbor* 1.556 1918-19
  Dave Taylor 1.556 1980-81
120. Denis Savard* 1.551 1982-83
121. Ron Francis* 1.546 1995-96
122. Joe Thornton 1.543 2005-06
123. Kevin Stevens 1.542 1992-93
124. Doug Bentley* 1.540 1943-44
125. Bobby Orr* 1.539 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 1.539 1984-85
127. Mike Bossy* 1.538 1985-86
  Kevin Stevens 1.538 1991-92
129. Doug Gilmour* 1.530 1992-93
130. Marcel Dionne* 1.525 1976-77
131. Jaromir Jagr 1.524 1999-00
132. Eric Lindros 1.522 1994-95
133. Eric Lindros 1.519 1996-97
134. Sidney Crosby 1.519 2006-07
135. Alex Ovechkin 1.514 2009-10
136. Marcel Dionne* 1.512 1974-75
  Paul Coffey* 1.512 1984-85
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.512 1987-88
139. Cam Neely* 1.510 1993-94
140. Jaromir Jagr 1.508 1996-97
141. Paul Coffey* 1.507 1988-89
142. Mike Bossy* 1.506 1980-81
143. Jaromir Jagr 1.500 2005-06
  Corb Denneny 1.500 1919-20
  Thomas McCarthy 1.500 1919-20
  Bill Cowley* 1.500 1942-43
  Evgeni Malkin 1.500 2014-15
  Elmer Lach* 1.500 1943-44
  Nick Foligno 1.500 2014-15
  Marcel Dionne* 1.500 1981-82
  Sidney Crosby 1.500 2014-15
  Ryan Johansen 1.500 2014-15
153. Jaromir Jagr 1.494 2000-01
154. Mike Bossy* 1.494 1982-83
155. Brett Hull* 1.493 1991-92
156. Bobby Hull* 1.492 1965-66
  Eric Lindros 1.492 1993-94
158. Max Bentley* 1.489 1942-43
159. Luc Robitaille* 1.488 1992-93
160. Peter Stastny* 1.488 1983-84
  Denis Savard* 1.488 1981-82
162. John Bucyk* 1.487 1970-71
163. Bernie Geoffrion* 1.484 1960-61
164. Lorne Carr 1.480 1943-44
165. Frank Boucher* 1.476 1929-30
166. Dave Taylor 1.475 1979-80
167. Mark Recchi 1.464 1992-93
168. Joe Sakic* 1.463 1995-96
  Sergei Fedorov 1.463 1993-94
170. Pete Mahovlich 1.462 1974-75
  Darryl Sittler* 1.462 1977-78
172. Pierre Larouche 1.461 1975-76
  Peter Stastny* 1.461 1987-88
174. Maurice Richard* 1.460 1944-45
  Carl Liscombe 1.460 1943-44
  Doug Bentley* 1.460 1942-43
177. Jaromir Jagr 1.458 1994-95
  Harry Cameron* 1.458 1921-22
179. Paul Coffey* 1.457 1987-88
180. Stan Mikita* 1.456 1972-73
181. Adam Oates* 1.454 1993-94
182. Evgeni Malkin 1.453 2011-12
183. Ron Francis* 1.453 1985-86
184. Denis Savard* 1.450 1985-86
  Bobby Clarke* 1.450 1974-75
  Barry Pederson 1.450 1983-84
187. Mark Recchi 1.449 1990-91
188. Cy Denneny* 1.448 1924-25
189. Real Cloutier 1.448 1981-82
190. Bobby Hull* 1.446 1968-69
191. Wayne Gretzky* 1.444 1992-93
  Glenn Anderson* 1.444 1982-83
193. Mark Messier* 1.442 1987-88
194. Clint Smith* 1.440 1943-44
195. Toe Blake* 1.439 1943-44
  Joe Sakic* 1.439 2000-01
197. Paul Kariya 1.435 1996-97
198. Henrik Zetterberg 1.429 2014-15
  Corey Perry 1.429 2014-15
  Ryan Getzlaf 1.429 2014-15
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. Brent Sutter 1.417 1984-85
  Glenn Anderson* 1.417 1985-86
  Cy Denneny* 1.417 1922-23
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. Gilbert Perreault* 1.413 1975-76
  Brett Hull* 1.413 1989-90
218. Gilbert Perreault* 1.412 1974-75
219. Bryan Trottier* 1.411 1980-81
220. Peter Forsberg* 1.410 2003-04
  John Cullen 1.410 1990-91
222. Art Jackson 1.408 1943-44
223. Pavel Bure* 1.408 1993-94
224. Bill Barber* 1.400 1975-76
  Victor Hedman 1.400 2014-15
  Bill Mosienko* 1.400 1943-44
227. Teemu Selanne 1.397 1996-97
228. Rick Martin 1.397 1974-75
229. Dino Ciccarelli* 1.395 1981-82
230. Marcel Dionne* 1.394 1983-84
231. Alex Ovechkin 1.392 2008-09
  Joe Mullen* 1.392 1988-89
233. Joe Thornton 1.390 2006-07
234. Mark Messier* 1.390 1986-87
  Barry Pederson 1.390 1982-83
236. Luc Robitaille* 1.387 1987-88
237. Michel Goulet* 1.387 1985-86
238. Dit Clapper* 1.386 1929-30
239. Stan Mikita* 1.386 1966-67
240. Mark Messier* 1.384 1983-84
  Denis Potvin* 1.384 1978-79
242. Ken Hodge 1.382 1973-74
243. Corb Denneny 1.381 1917-18
244. Syl Apps* 1.379 1942-43
245. Evgeni Malkin 1.378 2008-09
246. Michel Goulet* 1.377 1984-85
247. Mark Messier* 1.377 1982-83
248. Mats Naslund 1.375 1985-86
  Reg Noble* 1.375 1919-20
250. Guy Lafleur* 1.373 1980-81

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. Wayne Rivers 1.372 1974-75
  Kent Nilsson 1.372 1978-79
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