NHL & WHA Single Season Leaders and Records for Adjusted Goals Created

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

Adjusted Statistics

NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
Rank Player GC/A Season
1. Howie Morenz* 70.09 1927-28
2. Cooney Weiland* 64.91 1929-30
3. Mario Lemieux* 64.36 1988-89
4. Wayne Gretzky* 63.27 1983-84
5. Wayne Gretzky* 61.09 1981-82
  Wayne Gretzky* 61.09 1984-85
7. Mario Lemieux* 60.82 1995-96
8. Wayne Gretzky* 58.91 1982-83
9. Phil Esposito* 57.55 1970-71
  Wayne Gretzky* 57.55 1985-86
11. Wayne Gretzky* 56.45 1986-87
12. Jaromir Jagr 55.64 1995-96
13. Frank Boucher* 55.09 1929-30
  Phil Esposito* 55.09 1973-74
15. Mario Lemieux* 54.55 1987-88
16. Dit Clapper* 54.00 1929-30
  Phil Esposito* 54.00 1971-72
18. Gordie Howe* 53.45 1952-53
  Brett Hull* 53.45 1990-91
  Jaromir Jagr 53.45 1998-99
21. Howie Morenz* 53.18 1930-31
22. Alex Ovechkin 52.91 2007-08
23. Bill Cook* 52.36 1929-30
24. Ace Bailey* 51.55 1928-29
25. Aurele Joliat* 51.27 1927-28
  Jaromir Jagr 51.27 2000-01
27. Hec Kilrea 51.00 1929-30
  Joe Sakic* 51.00 2000-01
29. Mario Lemieux* 50.45 1992-93
30. Wayne Gretzky* 50.18 1988-89
31. Ebbie Goodfellow* 49.91 1930-31
  Wayne Gretzky* 49.91 1990-91
33. Jean Beliveau* 49.64 1955-56
  Bernie Nicholls 49.64 1988-89
  Steve Yzerman* 49.64 1988-89
36. Nels Stewart* 49.09 1925-26
37. Nels Stewart* 48.82 1929-30
  Mario Lemieux* 48.82 1996-97
  Evgeni Malkin 48.82 2011-12
40. Steven Stamkos 48.27 2011-12
41. Cy Denneny* 48.00 1925-26
  Dick Irvin* 48.00 1926-27
  George Hay* 48.00 1927-28
  Jaromir Jagr 48.00 1994-95
  Teemu Selanne* 48.00 1998-99
46. Babe Dye* 47.73 1924-25
47. Andy Blair 47.45 1928-29
  Jaromir Jagr 47.45 2005-06
49. Frank Boucher* 47.18 1927-28
  Gordie Howe* 47.18 1950-51
  Phil Esposito* 47.18 1968-69
  Guy Lafleur* 47.18 1977-78
  Alex Ovechkin 47.18 2008-09
  Sidney Crosby 47.18 2009-10
55. Phil Esposito* 46.91 1972-73
  Guy Lafleur* 46.91 1976-77
  Markus Naslund 46.91 2002-03
  Alex Ovechkin 46.91 2009-10
59. Frank Boucher* 46.64 1928-29
  Eric Lindros* 46.64 1994-95
  Patrick Kane 46.64 2015-16
62. Cy Denneny* 46.36 1924-25
  Jarome Iginla 46.36 2001-02
64. Wayne Gretzky* 46.09 1980-81
  Teemu Selanne* 46.09 1992-93
  Alex Ovechkin 46.09 2012-13
67. Nels Stewart* 45.82 1928-29
  Busher Jackson* 45.82 1931-32
69. Charlie Conacher* 45.55 1930-31
  Gordie Howe* 45.55 1956-57
  Pavel Bure* 45.55 1999-00
  Milan Hejduk 45.55 2002-03
  Evgeni Malkin 45.55 2007-08
74. Teemu Selanne* 45.27 1996-97
  Vincent Lecavalier 45.27 2006-07
76. Jari Kurri* 45.00 1984-85
  Alexander Mogilny 45.00 1992-93
  Alex Zhamnov 45.00 1994-95
  Pavel Bure* 45.00 2000-01
80. Mike Bossy* 44.73 1978-79
  Joe Sakic* 44.73 1995-96
  Steven Stamkos 44.73 2012-13
83. Howie Morenz* 44.45 1928-29
  Bill Cook* 44.45 1930-31
  Bobby Orr* 44.45 1970-71
  Pavel Bure* 44.45 1997-98
  Jarome Iginla 44.45 2007-08
88. Howie Morenz* 44.18 1929-30
  Bobby Hull* 44.18 1968-69
  Phil Esposito* 44.18 1974-75
  Pat LaFontaine* 44.18 1992-93
92. Aurele Joliat* 43.91 1924-25
  Normie Himes 43.91 1929-30
  Charlie Conacher* 43.91 1934-35
  Bobby Hull* 43.91 1965-66
  Corey Perry 43.91 2010-11
97. Carson Cooper 43.64 1928-29
  Ace Bailey* 43.64 1930-31
  Gordie Howe* 43.64 1951-52
  Marcel Dionne* 43.64 1978-79
  Marcel Dionne* 43.64 1979-80
  Wayne Gretzky* 43.64 1979-80
  Brett Hull* 43.64 1991-92
  Sergei Fedorov* 43.64 1993-94
  Paul Kariya* 43.64 1998-99
  Todd Bertuzzi 43.64 2002-03
  Sidney Crosby 43.64 2006-07
108. Dutch Gainor 43.36 1929-30
  Charlie Conacher* 43.36 1931-32
  Bill Cook* 43.36 1931-32
  Charlie Conacher* 43.36 1933-34
  John LeClair 43.36 1997-98
  Teemu Selanne* 43.36 1997-98
  Alexei Yashin 43.36 1998-99
  Dany Heatley 43.36 2006-07
116. Joe Lamb 43.09 1929-30
  Gordie Howe* 43.09 1953-54
  Dickie Moore* 43.09 1958-59
  Steve Yzerman* 43.09 1989-90
  Steve Yzerman* 43.09 1992-93
  Steven Stamkos 43.09 2009-10
  Daniel Sedin 43.09 2010-11
123. Nels Stewart* 42.82 1927-28
  Jean Beliveau* 42.82 1958-59
  Bobby Orr* 42.82 1969-70
  Wayne Gretzky* 42.82 1987-88
  Kevin Stevens 42.82 1991-92
  Jaromir Jagr 42.82 1997-98
  Sidney Crosby 42.82 2013-14
130. Gordie Howe* 42.55 1955-56
  Bernie Geoffrion* 42.55 1960-61
  Bobby Orr* 42.55 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 42.55 1975-76
  Marcel Dionne* 42.55 1976-77
  Brett Hull* 42.55 1989-90
  Alexander Mogilny 42.55 1995-96
  Joe Sakic* 42.55 1998-99
  Alex Ovechkin 42.55 2005-06
139. Vic Hadfield 42.27 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 42.27 1981-82
  Jari Kurri* 42.27 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 42.27 1991-92
  Eric Lindros* 42.27 1995-96
144. Howie Morenz* 42.00 1931-32
  Bill Cook* 42.00 1932-33
  Jean Ratelle* 42.00 1971-72
  Wayne Gretzky* 42.00 1989-90
  Wayne Gretzky* 42.00 1993-94
  Joe Thornton 42.00 2002-03
  Martin St. Louis 42.00 2003-04
  Evgeni Malkin 42.00 2008-09
152. Howie Morenz* 41.73 1924-25
  Bobby Orr* 41.73 1971-72
  Guy Lafleur* 41.73 1978-79
  Pierre Turgeon 41.73 1992-93
  Pavel Bure* 41.73 1993-94
  John LeClair 41.73 1996-97
  Glen Murray 41.73 2002-03
  Ilya Kovalchuk 41.73 2007-08
160. Newsy Lalonde* 41.45 1918-19
  Joe Primeau* 41.45 1930-31
  Bernie Geoffrion* 41.45 1954-55
  John Bucyk* 41.45 1970-71
  Bryan Trottier* 41.45 1977-78
  Bryan Trottier* 41.45 1978-79
  Adam Oates* 41.45 1992-93
  Luc Robitaille* 41.45 1992-93
  Paul Kariya* 41.45 1995-96
  Ziggy Palffy 41.45 1997-98
  Eric Lindros* 41.45 1998-99
171. Bun Cook* 41.18 1927-28
  Joe Primeau* 41.18 1931-32
  Bobby Hull* 41.18 1963-64
  John LeClair 41.18 1998-99
  Jaromir Jagr 41.18 1999-00
  Alex Kovalev 41.18 2000-01
  Peter Forsberg* 41.18 2002-03
  Dany Heatley 41.18 2005-06
  Henrik Sedin 41.18 2009-10
  Alex Ovechkin 41.18 2014-15
181. Nels Stewart* 40.91 1930-31
  Maurice Richard* 40.91 1954-55
  Theoren Fleury 40.91 1994-95
  Peter Bondra 40.91 1997-98
  Theoren Fleury 40.91 1998-99
  Joe Thornton 40.91 2005-06
  Patrick Kane 40.91 2012-13
188. Stan Mikita* 40.64 1963-64
  Paul Kariya* 40.64 1996-97
  Markus Naslund 40.64 2001-02
  Ilya Kovalchuk 40.64 2003-04
  Martin St. Louis 40.64 2006-07
  Steven Stamkos 40.64 2010-11
194. Jean Beliveau* 40.36 1954-55
  Andy Bathgate* 40.36 1958-59
  Guy Lafleur* 40.36 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 40.36 1979-80
  Marcel Dionne* 40.36 1980-81
  Jaromir Jagr 40.36 1996-97
  Patrik Elias 40.36 2000-01
  Ilya Kovalchuk 40.36 2005-06
  Henrik Zetterberg 40.36 2007-08
203. Art Gagne 40.09 1927-28
  Jean Beliveau* 40.09 1956-57
  Ken Hodge 40.09 1973-74
  Bobby Orr* 40.09 1973-74
  Steve Shutt* 40.09 1976-77
  Mario Lemieux* 40.09 1985-86
  Denis Savard* 40.09 1987-88
  Dany Heatley 40.09 2002-03
  Jonathan Cheechoo 40.09 2005-06
  Marian Hossa 40.09 2006-07
  Martin St. Louis 40.09 2012-13
  Alex Ovechkin 40.09 2013-14
  Sidney Crosby 40.09 2016-17
216. Frank Boucher* 39.82 1930-31
  Cooney Weiland* 39.82 1930-31
  Mark Messier* 39.82 1989-90
  Teemu Selanne* 39.82 2006-07
  Zach Parise 39.82 2008-09
  Jamie Benn 39.82 2015-16
222. Cy Denneny* 39.55 1917-18
  Maurice Richard* 39.55 1955-56
  Marcel Dionne* 39.55 1974-75
  Darryl Sittler* 39.55 1977-78
  Dale Hawerchuk* 39.55 1984-85
  Mike Bossy* 39.55 1985-86
  Paul Coffey* 39.55 1985-86
  Pavol Demitra 39.55 2002-03
230. Punch Broadbent* 39.27 1921-22
  Ted Lindsay* 39.27 1956-57
  Bobby Hull* 39.27 1961-62
  Bobby Hull* 39.27 1966-67
  Stan Mikita* 39.27 1966-67
  Gordie Howe* 39.27 1968-69
  Phil Esposito* 39.27 1969-70
  Mike Bossy* 39.27 1980-81
  Dennis Maruk 39.27 1981-82
  Mikael Renberg 39.27 1994-95
  Ziggy Palffy 39.27 1996-97
  Peter Forsberg* 39.27 1998-99
  Daniel Alfredsson 39.27 2005-06
  Vincent Lecavalier 39.27 2007-08
244. Frank Nighbor* 39.00 1925-26
  Roy Conacher* 39.00 1948-49
  Maurice Richard* 39.00 1953-54
  Dickie Moore* 39.00 1957-58
  Frank Mahovlich* 39.00 1960-61
  Pierre Larouche 39.00 1975-76
  Mike Bossy* 39.00 1982-83
  Steve Yzerman* 39.00 1990-91
  Keith Tkachuk 39.00 1996-97
  Pavol Demitra 39.00 1998-99
  Eric Staal 39.00 2005-06
  Nicklas Backstrom 39.00 2009-10
  John Tavares 39.00 2012-13
  Connor McDavid 39.00 2016-17
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