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NHL & WHA Single Season Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

Playoff Leaders and Records: Single Season ▪ Career ▪ Active ▪ Progressive ▪ Yearly ▪ Yearly Top 10

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

NHL Leaders

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

WHA Leaders

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