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

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NHL Leaders

NHL Leaders Table
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
  Mika Zibanejad 2.667 2019-20
5. Wayne Gretzky* 2.650 1981-82
6. Mario Lemieux* 2.618 1988-89
7. Wayne Gretzky* 2.600 1984-85
8. Wayne Gretzky* 2.450 1982-83
9. Connor McDavid 2.429 2019-20
10. Joe Malone* 2.400 1917-18
11. Wayne Gretzky* 2.328 1987-88
12. Wayne Gretzky* 2.317 1986-87
13. Mario Lemieux* 2.300 1995-96
14. Cy Denneny* 2.191 1917-18
15. Mario Lemieux* 2.182 1987-88
16. Wayne Gretzky* 2.154 1988-89
17. Newsy Lalonde* 2.143 1917-18
  Leon Draisaitl 2.143 2019-20
19. Wayne Gretzky* 2.090 1990-91
20. Mario Lemieux* 2.085 1989-90
21. Wayne Gretzky* 2.050 1980-81
22. Mario Lemieux* 2.047 1991-92
23. Newsy Lalonde* 2.044 1919-20
24. Joe Malone* 2.042 1919-20
25. Bill Cowley* 1.972 1943-44
26. Reg Noble* 1.950 1917-18
27. Phil Esposito* 1.949 1970-71
28. Wayne Gretzky* 1.945 1989-90
29. Steve Yzerman* 1.938 1988-89
30. Frank Nighbor* 1.900 1917-18
31. Bernie Nicholls 1.899 1988-89
32. Adam Oates* 1.885 1990-91
33. Newsy Lalonde* 1.882 1918-19
34. Punch Broadbent* 1.875 1921-22
35. Phil Esposito* 1.859 1973-74
36. Joe Malone* 1.850 1920-21
37. Jari Kurri* 1.849 1984-85
38. Mike Bossy* 1.838 1981-82
39. Frank Nighbor* 1.826 1919-20
40. Cy Denneny* 1.818 1921-22
  Babe Dye* 1.818 1922-23
42. Jaromir Jagr 1.817 1995-96
43. Newsy Lalonde* 1.792 1920-21
44. Mario Lemieux* 1.785 1985-86
45. Bobby Orr* 1.782 1970-71
46. Mario Lemieux* 1.767 2000-01
47. Jari Kurri* 1.766 1983-84
48. Bryan Trottier* 1.763 1978-79
49. Pat LaFontaine* 1.762 1992-93
50. Mike Bossy* 1.761 1983-84
51. Phil Esposito* 1.750 1971-72
  John Carlson 1.750 2019-20
53. Paul Coffey* 1.747 1985-86
54. Peter Stastny* 1.738 1981-82
55. Wayne Gretzky* 1.734 1979-80
56. Jean Ratelle* 1.730 1971-72
57. Sidney Crosby 1.714 2019-20
58. Marcel Dionne* 1.713 1979-80
59. Cy Denneny* 1.708 1920-21
60. Phil Esposito* 1.703 1968-69
61. Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1976-77
  Dennis Maruk 1.700 1981-82
64. Mario Lemieux* 1.698 1986-87
65. Guy Lafleur* 1.692 1977-78
66. Rob Brown 1.691 1988-89
67. Adam Oates* 1.691 1992-93
68. Guy Lafleur* 1.689 1979-80
69. Bobby Orr* 1.688 1974-75
  Marcel Dionne* 1.688 1980-81
71. Aurele Joliat* 1.680 1924-25
72. Jari Kurri* 1.680 1985-86
  Brett Hull* 1.680 1990-91
74. Herb Cain 1.674 1943-44
75. Babe Dye* 1.667 1920-21
  Phil Esposito* 1.667 1972-73
  David Pastrnak 1.667 2019-20
  Mikko Rantanen 1.667 2019-20
79. Cooney Weiland* 1.659 1929-30
80. Peter Stastny* 1.653 1982-83
81. Alexander Mogilny 1.649 1992-93
82. Bobby Orr* 1.649 1973-74
83. Kent Nilsson 1.638 1980-81
  Denis Savard* 1.638 1987-88
85. Wayne Gretzky* 1.635 1991-92
86. Mark Messier* 1.633 1989-90
87. Bryan Trottier* 1.632 1983-84
88. Pat LaFontaine* 1.632 1991-92
89. Steve Yzerman* 1.631 1992-93
90. Michel Goulet* 1.627 1983-84
91. Marcel Dionne* 1.625 1978-79
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.625 1984-85
93. Charlie Simmer 1.615 1980-81
94. Guy Lafleur* 1.613 1978-79
  Bryan Trottier* 1.613 1981-82
96. Sidney Crosby 1.610 2010-11
97. Jack Darragh* 1.609 1919-20
98. Phil Esposito* 1.608 1974-75
  Steve Yzerman* 1.608 1989-90
100. Peter Stastny* 1.605 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 1.605 1996-97
102. Wayne Gretzky* 1.605 1993-94
103. Bobby Orr* 1.603 1972-73
104. Elmer Lach* 1.600 1944-45
105. Bryan Trottier* 1.597 1977-78
106. Guy Chouinard 1.596 1980-81
107. Steve Yzerman* 1.594 1987-88
108. Pierre Turgeon 1.590 1992-93
109. Babe Dye* 1.586 1924-25
110. Babe Dye* 1.583 1921-22
111. Bobby Orr* 1.579 1969-70
112. Charlie Simmer 1.578 1979-80
113. Eric Lindros* 1.575 1995-96
114. Mike Bossy* 1.575 1978-79
  Paul Coffey* 1.575 1983-84
  Marcel Dionne* 1.575 1984-85
117. Teemu Selanne* 1.571 1992-93
118. Jaromir Jagr 1.568 1998-99
119. Bobby Clarke* 1.566 1975-76
120. Guy Lafleur* 1.563 1975-76
121. Nikita Kucherov 1.561 2018-19
122. Frank Nighbor* 1.556 1918-19
  Dave Taylor 1.556 1980-81
  Sidney Crosby 1.556 2012-13
125. Denis Savard* 1.551 1982-83
126. Ron Francis* 1.546 1995-96
127. Joe Thornton 1.543 2005-06
128. Kevin Stevens 1.542 1992-93
129. Doug Bentley* 1.540 1943-44
130. Bobby Orr* 1.540 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 1.540 1984-85
132. Mike Bossy* 1.538 1985-86
  Kevin Stevens 1.538 1991-92
134. Doug Gilmour* 1.530 1992-93
135. Marcel Dionne* 1.525 1976-77
136. Jaromir Jagr 1.524 1999-00
137. Eric Lindros* 1.522 1994-95
138. Eric Lindros* 1.519 1996-97
139. Sidney Crosby 1.519 2006-07
140. Alex Ovechkin 1.514 2009-10
141. Marcel Dionne* 1.513 1974-75
  Paul Coffey* 1.513 1984-85
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.513 1987-88
144. Cam Neely* 1.510 1993-94
145. Jaromir Jagr 1.508 1996-97
146. Paul Coffey* 1.507 1988-89
147. Mike Bossy* 1.506 1980-81
148. Odie Cleghorn 1.500 1918-19
  Corb Denneny 1.500 1919-20
  Thomas McCarthy 1.500 1919-20
  Bill Cowley* 1.500 1942-43
  Elmer Lach* 1.500 1943-44
  Marcel Dionne* 1.500 1981-82
  Jaromir Jagr 1.500 2005-06
  Matt Duchene 1.500 2019-20
  Evander Kane 1.500 2019-20
  Patrik Laine 1.500 2019-20
  Nathan MacKinnon 1.500 2019-20
  Anthony Mantha 1.500 2019-20
  Brad Marchand 1.500 2019-20
  Mark Scheifele 1.500 2019-20
162. Jaromir Jagr 1.494 2000-01
163. Mike Bossy* 1.494 1982-83
164. Brett Hull* 1.493 1991-92
165. Bobby Hull* 1.492 1965-66
  Eric Lindros* 1.492 1993-94
167. Max Bentley* 1.489 1942-43
168. Luc Robitaille* 1.488 1992-93
169. Denis Savard* 1.488 1981-82
  Peter Stastny* 1.488 1983-84
171. John Bucyk* 1.487 1970-71
  Connor McDavid 1.487 2018-19
173. Bernie Geoffrion* 1.484 1960-61
174. Lorne Carr 1.480 1943-44
175. Frank Boucher* 1.476 1929-30
176. Dave Taylor 1.475 1979-80
177. Mark Recchi* 1.464 1992-93
178. Sergei Fedorov* 1.463 1993-94
  Joe Sakic* 1.463 1995-96
180. Pete Mahovlich 1.463 1974-75
  Darryl Sittler* 1.463 1977-78
182. Pierre Larouche 1.461 1975-76
  Peter Stastny* 1.461 1987-88
184. Doug Bentley* 1.460 1942-43
  Carl Liscombe 1.460 1943-44
  Maurice Richard* 1.460 1944-45
187. Harry Cameron* 1.458 1921-22
  Jaromir Jagr 1.458 1994-95
189. Paul Coffey* 1.457 1987-88
190. Stan Mikita* 1.456 1972-73
191. Adam Oates* 1.455 1993-94
192. Evgeni Malkin 1.453 2011-12
193. Ron Francis* 1.453 1985-86
194. Bobby Clarke* 1.450 1974-75
  Barry Pederson 1.450 1983-84
  Denis Savard* 1.450 1985-86
197. Mark Recchi* 1.449 1990-91
198. Real Cloutier 1.448 1981-82
199. Bobby Hull* 1.446 1968-69
200. Glenn Anderson* 1.444 1982-83
  Wayne Gretzky* 1.444 1992-93
202. Mark Messier* 1.442 1987-88
203. Clint Smith* 1.440 1943-44
204. Toe Blake* 1.439 1943-44
  Joe Sakic* 1.439 2000-01
206. Paul Kariya* 1.435 1996-97
207. Corb Denneny 1.429 1917-18
  Jack Eichel 1.429 2019-20
  Mark Stone 1.429 2019-20
210. Teemu Selanne* 1.427 1998-99
211. Bobby Smith 1.425 1981-82
  Mats Sundin* 1.425 1992-93
213. Sweeney Schriner* 1.423 1944-45
214. Jean Beliveau* 1.422 1958-59
215. Pat LaFontaine* 1.419 1989-90
216. Bernie Nicholls 1.418 1989-90
217. Brent Sutter 1.417 1984-85
  Glenn Anderson* 1.417 1985-86
219. Peter Stastny* 1.416 1980-81
220. Peter Forsberg* 1.415 1995-96
221. Cy Denneny* 1.414 1924-25
  Denis Savard* 1.414 1988-89
  Steve Yzerman* 1.414 1993-94
224. Peter Forsberg* 1.413 2002-03
225. Gilbert Perreault* 1.413 1975-76
  Brett Hull* 1.413 1989-90
227. Gilbert Perreault* 1.412 1974-75
228. Bryan Trottier* 1.411 1980-81
229. John Cullen 1.410 1990-91
  Peter Forsberg* 1.410 2003-04
231. Art Jackson 1.408 1943-44
232. Pavel Bure* 1.408 1993-94
233. Bill Mosienko* 1.400 1943-44
  Bill Barber* 1.400 1975-76
  Travis Konecny 1.400 2019-20
  J.T. Miller 1.400 2019-20
237. Teemu Selanne* 1.397 1996-97
238. Rick Martin 1.397 1974-75
239. Dino Ciccarelli* 1.395 1981-82
240. Marcel Dionne* 1.394 1983-84
241. Joe Mullen* 1.392 1988-89
  Alex Ovechkin 1.392 2008-09
243. Bill Cowley* 1.391 1940-41
244. Joe Thornton 1.390 2006-07
245. Barry Pederson 1.390 1982-83
  Mark Messier* 1.390 1986-87
247. Luc Robitaille* 1.388 1987-88
248. Michel Goulet* 1.387 1985-86
249. Dit Clapper* 1.386 1929-30
250. Stan Mikita* 1.386 1966-67

WHA Leaders

WHA Leaders Table
Rank Player PTS/G Season
1. Marc Tardif 1.974 1977-78
2. Anders Hedberg 1.927 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 1.539 1974-75
  Anders Hedberg 1.539 1974-75
19. Bobby Hull* 1.538 1975-76
20. Ron Ward 1.533 1972-73
21. Bobby Hull* 1.520 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 1.463 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 1.338 1977-78
50. Rich LeDuc 1.321 1976-77
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