NHL & WHA Single Season Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hockey Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
Rank Player PTS Year
1. Wayne Gretzky* 47 1985
2. Mario Lemieux* 44 1991
3. Wayne Gretzky* 43 1988
4. Wayne Gretzky* 40 1993
5. Wayne Gretzky* 38 1983
6. Paul Coffey* 37 1985
7. Evgeni Malkin 36 2009
8. Wayne Gretzky* 35 1984
  Doug Gilmour* 35 1993
  Mike Bossy* 35 1981
11. Joe Sakic* 34 1996
  Mark Messier* 34 1988
  Mark Recchi 34 1991
  Mario Lemieux* 34 1992
  Wayne Gretzky* 34 1987
  Brian Leetch* 34 1994
17. Kevin Stevens 33 1991
  Rick Middleton 33 1983
19. Barry Pederson 32 1983
20. Craig Simpson 31 1990
  Sidney Crosby 31 2009
  Al MacInnis* 31 1989
  Pavel Bure* 31 1994
  Jari Kurri* 31 1985
  Mark Messier* 31 1990
  Jari Kurri* 31 1988
27. Mark Messier* 30 1994
  Logan Couture 30 2016
  Daniel Briere 30 2010
30. Brian Bellows 29 1991
  Bryan Trottier* 29 1980
  Bryan Trottier* 29 1982
  Denis Savard* 29 1985
  Steve Payne 29 1981
  Bryan Trottier* 29 1981
  Jonathan Toews 29 2010
37. Kevin Stevens 28 1992
  Eric Staal 28 2006
  Bob Bourne 28 1983
  Brian Propp 28 1987
  Jari Kurri* 28 1984
  Patrick Kane 28 2010
  Mark Messier* 28 1987
  Doug Gilmour* 28 1994
  Cam Neely* 28 1990
46. Esa Tikkanen 27 1988
  Ron Francis* 27 1992
  Henrik Zetterberg 27 2008
  Dave Gagner 27 1991
  Mario Lemieux* 27 1996
  Pelle Eklund 27 1987
  Glenn Anderson* 27 1987
  Mike Bossy* 27 1982
  Sidney Crosby 27 2008
  Phil Esposito* 27 1970
  Peter Forsberg* 27 2002
  Frank Mahovlich* 27 1971
58. Eric Lindros* 26 1997
  Anze Kopitar 26 2014
  Cory Stillman 26 2006
  Mike Bossy* 26 1983
  Mark Messier* 26 1984
  Glenn Anderson* 26 1985
  Marian Hossa 26 2008
  Guy Lafleur* 26 1977
  Brad Richards 26 2004
  David Krejci 26 2013
  Joe Sakic* 26 2001
69. Jari Kurri* 25 1987
  Jeff Carter 25 2014
  Bobby Smith 25 1981
  Glenn Anderson* 25 1988
  Justin Williams 25 2014
  Bobby Hull* 25 1971
  Ken Linseman 25 1988
  Yvan Cournoyer* 25 1973
  Mark Messier* 25 1985
  Ray Bourque* 25 1991
  Tomas Sandstrom 25 1993
  Trevor Linden 25 1994
  Tim Kerr 25 1989
  Joe Sakic* 25 1997
  Jari Kurri* 25 1990
  Denis Potvin* 25 1981
85. Phil Esposito* 24 1972
  Sergei Fedorov* 24 1995
  Esa Tikkanen 24 1990
  Henrik Zetterberg 24 2009
  Joe Murphy 24 1992
  Reggie Leach 24 1976
  Jaromir Jagr 24 1992
  Bobby Orr* 24 1972
  Brent Burns 24 2016
  Brett Hull* 24 2000
  Peter Forsberg* 24 1999
  Steve Yzerman* 24 1998
  Joe Mullen* 24 1989
  Dennis Hull 24 1973
  Martin St. Louis 24 2004
100. Frank Mahovlich* 23 1973
  Brian Propp 23 1989
  Joe Pavelski 23 2016
  Larry Murphy* 23 1991
  Patrick Kane 23 2015
  Mike Modano* 23 2000
  Tyler Johnson 23 2015
  Brian Propp 23 1991
  Mike Richards 23 2010
  Guy Lafleur* 23 1979
  Jacques Lemaire* 23 1979
  Pavel Datsyuk 23 2008
  Claude Lemieux 23 1997
  Ray Bourque* 23 1983
  Mike Modano* 23 1999
  Patrik Elias 23 2001
  Mike Bossy* 23 1980
  Jaromir Jagr 23 1996
  Jari Kurri* 23 1983
  Steve Yzerman* 23 2002
  Peter Stastny* 23 1985
  Johan Franzen 23 2009
  David Krejci 23 2011
  Milan Hejduk 23 2001
  Vincent Damphousse 23 1993
125. Henrik Sedin 22 2011
  Luc Robitaille* 22 1993
  Phil Kessel 22 2016
  Neal Broten 22 1991
  Jarome Iginla 22 2004
  Craig Janney 22 1991
  Petr Sykora 22 2001
  Patrick Sharp 22 2010
  Daniel Alfredsson 22 2007
  Dany Heatley 22 2007
  Jason Spezza 22 2007
  Evgeni Malkin 22 2008
  Nikita Kucherov 22 2015
  Valeri Kamensky 22 1997
  Jeremy Roenick 22 1992
  Marian Gaborik 22 2014
  Valeri Kamensky 22 1996
  Paul Coffey* 22 1984
  Wayne Gretzky* 22 1989
  Doug Gilmour* 22 1989
  Mats Naslund 22 1987
  Ken Linseman 22 1980
  Rick MacLeish 22 1974
  Glenn Anderson* 22 1990
  Yvan Cournoyer* 22 1971
  Jean Beliveau* 22 1971
  Craig Janney 22 1990
  Steve Larmer 22 1990
  Steve Larmer 22 1985
  Denis Savard* 22 1990
155. Mark Messier* 21 1983
  Joe Nieuwendyk* 21 1999
  Brent Sutter 21 1983
  Duane Sutter 21 1983
  Joe Thornton 21 2016
  John LeClair 21 1997
  Rod Brind'Amour 21 1997
  Michel Goulet* 21 1985
  Peter Forsberg* 21 1996
  Stephane Richer 21 1995
  Alex Tanguay 21 2001
  Denis Potvin* 21 1982
  Wayne Gretzky* 21 1981
  Stan Mikita* 21 1962
  Jonathan Toews 21 2015
  Duncan Keith 21 2015
  Ville Leino 21 2010
  Claude Giroux 21 2010
  Darryl Sittler* 21 1977
  Larry Robinson* 21 1978
  Alex Ovechkin 21 2009
  Guy Lafleur* 21 1978
  Bill Barber* 21 1980
  Gilbert Perreault* 21 1980
  Chris Pronger* 21 2006
  Dino Ciccarelli* 21 1981
  Ray Bourque* 21 1988
  Alex Kovalev 21 1994
  Doug Gilmour* 21 1986
  Brett Hull* 21 1990
  Rick Tocchet 21 1987
  Chris Chelios* 21 1992
  Bernie Federko* 21 1986
  Bob Probert 21 1988
189. Dustin Brown 20 2012
  Anze Kopitar 20 2012
  Butch Goring 20 1981
  Adam Oates* 20 1988
  John Bucyk* 20 1972
  Wendel Clark 20 1993
  Ray Ferraro 20 1993
  Patrik Elias 20 2000
  Jason Arnott 20 2000
  Rick MacLeish 20 1975
  Ken Linseman 20 1981
  Don Maloney 20 1979
  Brad Park* 20 1978
  Phil Esposito* 20 1979
  Bob Bourne 20 1980
  Bobby Clarke* 20 1980
  Martin St. Louis 20 2011
  Wayne Gretzky* 20 1997
  Daniel Sedin 20 2011
  Patrice Bergeron 20 2011
  Stan Mikita* 20 1973
  Jacques Lemaire* 20 1973
  Patrik Sundstrom 20 1988
  Glenn Anderson* 20 1983
  Bryan Trottier* 20 1983
  Charlie Huddy 20 1985
  Paul Holmgren 20 1980
  Cam Neely* 20 1991
  Adam Oates* 20 1991
  Esa Tikkanen 20 1991
  Steve Yzerman* 20 1996
  Petr Nedved 20 1996
  Sergei Fedorov* 20 1996
  Gordie Howe* 20 1955
  Sergei Fedorov* 20 1997
  Ryan Getzlaf 20 2015
  Mike Modano* 20 1991
  Sergei Fedorov* 20 1998
  Bobby Orr* 20 1970
  Patrick Kane 20 2014
  Denis Potvin* 20 1983
  Larry Robinson* 20 1987
231. Gregg Sheppard 19 1974
  Fleming MacKell 19 1958
  Bobby Smith 19 1989
  Jean Beliveau* 19 1956
  Nikita Kucherov 19 2016
  Denis Savard* 19 1989
  Sidney Crosby 19 2016
  Guy Lafleur* 19 1975
  Brett Hull* 19 1991
  Mike Cammalleri 19 2010
  Ilya Kovalchuk 19 2012
  John Bucyk* 19 1970
  Ryan Kesler 19 2011
  Sidney Crosby 19 2010
  Nathan Horton 19 2013
  Brad Marchand 19 2011
  Milan Lucic 19 2013
  Vincent Lecavalier 19 2011
  Patrick Kane 19 2013
  Gordie Howe* 19 1964
  Jacques Lemaire* 19 1971
  Joel Otto 19 1989
  Al MacInnis* 19 1986
  Ryan Walter 19 1987
  Clark Gillies* 19 1984
  Ted Lindsay* 19 1955
  Tomas Holmstrom 19 1998
  Nicklas Lidstrom* 19 1998
  Dave Andreychuk 19 1993
  Joe Sakic* 19 1999
  Kent Nilsson 19 1987
  Troy Murray 19 1985
  Sandis Ozolinsh 19 1996
  Wayne Gretzky* 19 1986
  Joe Mullen* 19 1986
  Bernie Nicholls 19 1992
  Ron Francis* 19 1995
  Neal Broten 19 1995
  Mats Naslund 19 1986
  Darryl Sutter 19 1985
  Sergei Zubov 19 1994
  Thomas Gradin 19 1982
  Rob Blake* 19 2001
  Al MacAdam 19 1981
  Geoff Courtnall 19 1994
  Adam Oates* 19 1992
  Butch Goring 19 1980
  Craig Simpson 19 1988
  Chris Chelios* 19 1989
  Peter McNab 19 1978
  Mario Lemieux* 19 1989
  Jacques Lemaire* 19 1977
  Shawn Horcoff 19 2006
  Daniel Briere 19 2006
  Sergei Fedorov* 19 2002
  Gary Roberts 19 2002
  Joe Sakic* 19 2002
  Brendan Shanahan* 19 2002
  Fredrik Modin 19 2004
  John Chabot 19 1988
  Denis Potvin* 19 1980
  Rick Tocchet 19 1992
  Denis Potvin* 19 1976

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
Rank Player PTS Year
1. Serge Bernier 36 1977
2. Anders Hedberg 29 1977
3. Norm Beaudin 28 1973
4. Ulf Nilsson 27 1977
  Real Cloutier 27 1977
6. Ulf Nilsson 26 1976
  Tom Webster 26 1973
8. Bobby Hull* 25 1973
9. Dan Labraaten 24 1977
10. Larry Lund 23 1974
  Tim Sheehy 23 1973
12. Mark Howe* 22 1975
  Bobby Hull* 22 1977
14. Paulin Bordeleau 21 1977
  Marc Tardif 21 1975
16. Wayne Gretzky* 20 1979
  Gordie Howe* 20 1975
  Bobby Hull* 20 1976
19. Tom Webster 19 1976
  Peter Sullivan 19 1977
  Ralph Backstrom 19 1974
  Mark Howe* 19 1974
  Anders Hedberg 19 1976
  Larry Pleau 19 1973
  Jim Dorey 19 1973
  Ron Chipperfield 19 1979
27. Blair MacDonald 18 1979
  Mike Walton 18 1974
  Larry Lund 18 1975
30. Gordie Howe* 17 1974
  Andre Hinse 17 1974
  Tommy Williams 17 1973
  Mike Walton 17 1975
  Mike Antonovich 17 1978
  Terry Ruskowski 17 1977
36. Rejean Houle 16 1975
  Terry Ruskowski 16 1976
  Gord Labossiere 16 1974
  Dave Keon* 16 1978
  Fran Huck 16 1975
  Real Cloutier 16 1978
  Reg Thomas 16 1977
  Mark Howe* 16 1976
  Mike Ford 16 1977
  Serge Bernier 16 1975
46. Rosaire Paiement 15 1976
  Willy Lindstrom 15 1979
  Brett Callighen 15 1979
  Morris Lukowich 15 1979
  Murray Hall 15 1974
  Willy Lindstrom 15 1977
  Anders Hedberg 15 1978
  Marc Tardif 15 1978
  Mark Howe* 15 1978
  Rosaire Paiement 15 1974
  Andre Boudrias 15 1977
  Blair MacDonald 15 1977
  Poul Popiel 15 1974
  Christian Bordeleau 15 1975
  Norm Dube 15 1977