NHL & WHA Single Season Leaders and Records for Plus/Minus

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

NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
Rank Player +/- Season
1. Bobby Orr* 124 1970-71
2. Larry Robinson* 120 1976-77
3. Wayne Gretzky* 100 1984-85
4. Dallas Smith 98 1970-71
5. Guy Lafleur* 89 1976-77
  Steve Shutt* 89 1976-77
7. Mark Howe* 87 1985-86
8. Brad McCrimmon 86 1985-86
9. Bobby Orr* 84 1973-74
10. Bobby Orr* 83 1971-72
  Bobby Clarke* 83 1975-76
12. Bobby Orr* 80 1974-75
  Wayne Gretzky* 80 1981-82
14. Bobby Clarke* 79 1974-75
  Serge Savard* 79 1976-77
16. Brian Engblom 78 1981-82
  Wayne Gretzky* 78 1983-84
  Jari Kurri* 78 1984-85
19. Jacques Laperriere* 77 1972-73
20. Bryan Trottier* 76 1978-79
21. Bill Barber* 74 1975-76
22. Steve Shutt* 73 1975-76
  Guy Lafleur* 73 1977-78
24. Serge Savard* 72 1974-75
  Reggie Leach 72 1975-76
  Pete Mahovlich 72 1975-76
27. Larry Robinson* 71 1977-78
  Denis Potvin* 71 1978-79
  Wayne Gretzky* 71 1985-86
30. Serge Savard* 70 1972-73
  Guy Lapointe* 70 1976-77
  Bryan Trottier* 70 1981-82
33. Phil Esposito* 69 1970-71
  Ken Hodge 69 1970-71
  Jacques Lemaire* 69 1976-77
  Brad Park* 69 1977-78
  Mike Bossy* 69 1981-82
  Wayne Gretzky* 69 1986-87
39. Rick Smith 68 1977-78
  Bryan Trottier* 68 1983-84
41. Guy Lafleur* 67 1975-76
42. Jimmy Watson 66 1975-76
  Rod Langway* 66 1981-82
44. Mike Bossy* 65 1983-84
45. Guy Lapointe* 64 1975-76
46. Brad Park* 63 1971-72
  Al Sims 63 1973-74
  Mike Bossy* 63 1978-79
  Brian Engblom 63 1980-81
50. Serge Savard* 62 1977-78
  Michel Goulet* 62 1983-84
52. Jean Ratelle* 61 1971-72
  Don Luce 61 1974-75
  Wayne Gretzky* 61 1982-83
  Charlie Huddy 61 1982-83
  Paul Coffey* 61 1985-86
57. Vic Hadfield 60 1971-72
  Larry Robinson* 60 1974-75
  Jim Schoenfeld 60 1979-80
  Mike Krushelnyski 60 1984-85
  Vladimir Konstantinov 60 1995-96
62. Wayne Cashman 59 1970-71
  Jacques Lemaire* 59 1972-73
64. Andre Dupont 58 1976-77
  Pierre Mondou 58 1978-79
66. Ed Westfall 57 1970-71
  Denis Potvin* 57 1977-78
  Clark Gillies* 57 1978-79
  Paul Coffey* 57 1984-85
  Mark Howe* 57 1986-87
71. Joe Watson 56 1975-76
  Bill Nyrop 56 1977-78
  Steve Shutt* 56 1977-78
  Larry Robinson* 56 1981-82
75. Lou Fontinato 55 1961-62
  Phil Esposito* 55 1968-69
  Bobby Orr* 55 1968-69
  Bobby Orr* 55 1972-73
  Guy Lafleur* 55 1978-79
  Mario Lemieux* 55 1992-93
81. Pierre Pilote* 54 1966-67
  Bobby Orr* 54 1969-70
  Phil Esposito* 54 1971-72
  Jacques Lemaire* 54 1977-78
  Marcel Dionne* 54 1980-81
  Denis Potvin* 54 1983-84
87. Bobby Hull* 53 1971-72
  Rod Seiling 53 1971-72
  J.C. Tremblay 53 1971-72
  Barry Ashbee 53 1973-74
  Guy Lafleur* 53 1974-75
  Reggie Leach 53 1974-75
  Ken Morrow 53 1981-82
  Scott Stevens* 53 1993-94
95. Guy Lapointe* 52 1972-73
  Serge Savard* 52 1975-76
  Bryan Trottier* 52 1977-78
  Ray Bourque* 52 1979-80
  Jimmy Watson 52 1979-80
  Rod Langway* 52 1980-81
  Paul Coffey* 52 1982-83
  Paul Coffey* 52 1983-84
  Charlie Huddy 52 1983-84
  Brad McCrimmon 52 1984-85
  Chris Pronger* 52 1999-00
  Peter Forsberg* 52 2002-03
  Milan Hejduk 52 2002-03
108. Bill White 51 1970-71
  Phil Esposito* 51 1973-74
  Bill White 51 1973-74
  Craig Ramsay 51 1974-75
  Mike Milbury 51 1977-78
  Ray Bourque* 51 1983-84
  Mark Howe* 51 1984-85
  Joe Mullen* 51 1988-89
116. Ken Hodge 50 1968-69
  Rod Gilbert* 50 1971-72
  Keith Magnuson 50 1971-72
  Yvan Cournoyer* 50 1972-73
  Larry Robinson* 50 1975-76
  Bryan Trottier* 50 1980-81
  Craig Muni 50 1986-87
  Jeff Schultz 50 2009-10
124. Brad Park* 49 1976-77
  Clark Gillies* 49 1977-78
  Larry Robinson* 49 1978-79
  Ray Bourque* 49 1982-83
  Greg Gilbert 49 1983-84
  Mario Marois 49 1983-84
  John Tonelli 49 1984-85
  Sergei Fedorov* 49 1995-96
  William Karlsson 49 2017-18
133. George Armstrong* 48 1961-62
  J.C. Tremblay 48 1961-62
  Pat Stapleton 48 1970-71
  Wayne Cashman 48 1973-74
  Bert Marshall 48 1976-77
  Jean Ratelle* 48 1977-78
  Danny Gare 48 1979-80
  Dave Taylor 48 1980-81
  Mark Napier 48 1981-82
  John Tonelli 48 1981-82
  Jari Kurri* 48 1982-83
  Brad McCrimmon 48 1987-88
  Theoren Fleury 48 1990-91
  Marty McSorley 48 1990-91
  Sergei Fedorov* 48 1993-94
  Chris Chelios* 48 1999-00
149. Carl Brewer 47 1961-62
  Phil Russell 47 1973-74
  Jocelyn Guevremont 47 1975-76
  Bobby Clarke* 47 1977-78
  Serge Savard* 47 1978-79
  Charlie Simmer 47 1979-80
  Terry Murray 47 1980-81
  Larry Robinson* 47 1980-81
  Keith Acton 47 1981-82
  Mark Howe* 47 1982-83
  Brian Propp 47 1983-84
  Dave Poulin 47 1986-87
  Chris Pronger* 47 1997-98
  Thomas Vanek 47 2006-07
163. Bill Hajt 46 1974-75
  Guy Lapointe* 46 1974-75
  Gary Dornhoefer 46 1976-77
  Rick MacLeish 46 1976-77
  Ian Turnbull 46 1976-77
  Guy Lapointe* 46 1977-78
  Charlie Huddy 46 1984-85
  Lee Fogolin 46 1985-86
  Petr Svoboda 46 1987-88
172. Gordie Howe* 45 1968-69
  Pit Martin 45 1971-72
  Bill Barber* 45 1974-75
  Tom Bladon 45 1975-76
  Larry Goodenough 45 1975-76
  Borje Salming* 45 1976-77
  Bob Dailey 45 1977-78
  Brian Propp 45 1979-80
  Steve Shutt* 45 1979-80
  Bob Lorimer 45 1980-81
  Glenn Anderson* 45 1981-82
  Kevin Lowe 45 1981-82
  Jamie Macoun 45 1984-85
  Dave Poulin 45 1984-85
  Jari Kurri* 45 1985-86
  Brad McCrimmon 45 1986-87
  Doug Gilmour* 45 1988-89
  Larry Murphy* 45 1992-93
  Patrik Elias 45 2000-01
  Joe Sakic* 45 2000-01
  Alex Ovechkin 45 2009-10
193. Gary Bergman 44 1968-69
  Frank Mahovlich* 44 1968-69
  Dallas Smith 44 1968-69
  Chico Maki 44 1971-72
  Don Marcotte 44 1973-74
  Craig Ramsay 44 1975-76
  Gerry Hart 44 1977-78
  Dave Lewis 44 1978-79
  Steve Larmer 44 1982-83
  Murray Craven 44 1984-85
  Brian Propp 44 1984-85
  Ray Bourque* 44 1986-87
  Esa Tikkanen 44 1986-87
  Colin Patterson 44 1988-89
  Paul Ysebaert 44 1991-92
  John LeClair 44 1996-97
209. Doug Jarrett 43 1966-67
  Carl Brewer 43 1969-70
  Pat Stapleton 43 1971-72
  Bill White 43 1971-72
  Rod Seiling 43 1972-73
  Gregg Sheppard 43 1974-75
  Mike O'Connell 43 1982-83
  Brad McCrimmon 43 1988-89
  Craig Muni 43 1988-89
  Nicklas Lidstrom* 43 1993-94
  Mike Modano* 43 1996-97
220. Alex Delvecchio* 42 1968-69
  Frank Mahovlich* 42 1971-72
  Dale Rolfe 42 1971-72
  Frank Mahovlich* 42 1972-73
  Pete Mahovlich 42 1973-74
  Tom Bladon 42 1974-75
  Joe Watson 42 1974-75
  Dallas Smith 42 1975-76
  Ross Lonsberry 42 1976-77
  Bill Nyrop 42 1976-77
  Denis Potvin* 42 1976-77
  Terry O'Reilly 42 1977-78
  Bobby Clarke* 42 1979-80
  Glen Cochrane 42 1982-83
  Brent Sutter 42 1984-85
  Kevin Lowe 42 1986-87
  Al MacInnis* 42 1990-91
  Daniel Alfredsson 42 2006-07
238. Don Awrey 41 1970-71
  Wayne Cashman 41 1971-72
  Dale Rolfe 41 1972-73
  Andre Dupont 41 1974-75
  Sheldon Kannegiesser 41 1974-75
  Jerry Korab 41 1974-75
  Pete Mahovlich 41 1974-75
  Jimmy Watson 41 1974-75
  Andre Dupont 41 1975-76
  Bill Hajt 41 1975-76
  Ross Lonsberry 41 1977-78
  Rick Middleton 41 1977-78
  Reggie Leach 41 1979-80
  Wayne Gretzky* 41 1980-81
  Behn Wilson 41 1980-81
  Glenn Anderson* 41 1983-84
  Brad Marsh 41 1984-85
  Hakan Loob 41 1987-88
  Mario Lemieux* 41 1988-89
  Pavel Datsyuk 41 2007-08

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
Rank Player +/- Season
1. Ulf Nilsson 65 1975-76
2. Ron Plumb 64 1976-77
3. Bobby Hull* 62 1975-76
4. Anders Hedberg 60 1975-76
  Anders Hedberg 60 1977-78
  Lars-Erik Sjoberg 60 1977-78
7. Ulf Nilsson 57 1976-77
8. Bobby Hull* 55 1974-75
  Bobby Hull* 55 1977-78
10. Poul Popiel 53 1976-77
11. Robbie Ftorek 49 1974-75
  John Hughes 49 1974-75
13. Anders Hedberg 48 1976-77
14. Real Cloutier 47 1976-77
  Ulf Nilsson 47 1974-75
16. Gordie Howe* 46 1977-78
  Lars-Erik Sjoberg 46 1975-76
  Marty Howe 46 1974-75
19. Dick Sentes 44 1974-75
20. Lars-Erik Sjoberg 43 1974-75
  John Schella 43 1974-75
  Mike Ford 43 1974-75
23. Ulf Nilsson 41 1977-78
  Mark Howe* 41 1976-77
  Poul Popiel 41 1974-75
26. J.C. Tremblay 40 1975-76
  Gordie Howe* 40 1974-75
  Mark Howe* 40 1974-75
  Marty Howe 40 1975-76
  Andre Lacroix 40 1974-75
31. Mike Ford 39 1975-76
32. Anders Hedberg 38 1974-75
  Glen Irwin 38 1974-75
  Dave Keon* 38 1976-77
35. Paul Shmyr 37 1978-79
  Rich Preston 37 1976-77
37. Robbie Ftorek 36 1975-76
  Rick Ley 36 1977-78
  Jim Sherrit 36 1974-75
40. Larry Hale 35 1974-75
  Dennis Sobchuk 35 1974-75
  Marc Tardif 35 1975-76
  Blair MacDonald 35 1978-79
44. Andre Hinse 34 1974-75
45. Real Cloutier 33 1975-76
  Dave Langevin 33 1978-79
47. Frank Hughes 32 1974-75
  Ted Green 32 1975-76
49. Terry Ruskowski 31 1976-77
  John Miszuk 31 1975-76
  Robbie Ftorek 31 1977-78
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