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

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

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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
4. Wayne Gretzky* 2.650 1981-82
5. Mario Lemieux* 2.618 1988-89
6. Wayne Gretzky* 2.600 1984-85
7. Wayne Gretzky* 2.450 1982-83
8. Joe Malone* 2.400 1917-18
9. Wayne Gretzky* 2.328 1987-88
10. Wayne Gretzky* 2.317 1986-87
11. Mario Lemieux* 2.300 1995-96
12. Connor McDavid 2.200 2018-19
13. Cy Denneny* 2.191 1917-18
14. Mario Lemieux* 2.182 1987-88
15. Wayne Gretzky* 2.154 1988-89
16. Newsy Lalonde* 2.143 1917-18
17. Wayne Gretzky* 2.090 1990-91
18. Mario Lemieux* 2.085 1989-90
19. Wayne Gretzky* 2.050 1980-81
20. Mario Lemieux* 2.047 1991-92
21. Newsy Lalonde* 2.044 1919-20
22. Joe Malone* 2.042 1919-20
23. Evgeni Malkin 2.000 2018-19
  Auston Matthews 2.000 2018-19
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. Patrice Bergeron 1.857 2018-19
  Mikko Rantanen 1.857 2018-19
38. Joe Malone* 1.850 1920-21
39. Jari Kurri* 1.849 1984-85
40. Mike Bossy* 1.838 1981-82
41. Frank Nighbor* 1.826 1919-20
42. Cy Denneny* 1.818 1921-22
  Babe Dye* 1.818 1922-23
44. Jaromir Jagr 1.817 1995-96
45. Newsy Lalonde* 1.792 1920-21
46. Mario Lemieux* 1.785 1985-86
47. Bobby Orr* 1.782 1970-71
48. Mario Lemieux* 1.767 2000-01
49. Jari Kurri* 1.766 1983-84
50. Bryan Trottier* 1.763 1978-79
51. Pat LaFontaine* 1.762 1992-93
52. Mike Bossy* 1.761 1983-84
53. Phil Esposito* 1.750 1971-72
54. Paul Coffey* 1.747 1985-86
55. Peter Stastny* 1.738 1981-82
56. Wayne Gretzky* 1.734 1979-80
57. Jean Ratelle* 1.730 1971-72
58. Sebastian Aho 1.714 2018-19
  Brad Marchand 1.714 2018-19
60. Marcel Dionne* 1.713 1979-80
61. Cy Denneny* 1.708 1920-21
62. Phil Esposito* 1.703 1968-69
63. Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1974-75
  Guy Lafleur* 1.700 1976-77
  Dennis Maruk 1.700 1981-82
66. Mario Lemieux* 1.698 1986-87
67. Guy Lafleur* 1.692 1977-78
68. Rob Brown 1.691 1988-89
69. Adam Oates* 1.691 1992-93
70. Guy Lafleur* 1.689 1979-80
71. Bobby Orr* 1.688 1974-75
  Marcel Dionne* 1.688 1980-81
73. Aurele Joliat* 1.680 1924-25
74. Jari Kurri* 1.680 1985-86
  Brett Hull* 1.680 1990-91
76. Herb Cain 1.674 1943-44
77. Babe Dye* 1.667 1920-21
  Phil Esposito* 1.667 1972-73
  Alex DeBrincat 1.667 2018-19
  Evgeny Kuznetsov 1.667 2018-19
  Alexander Radulov 1.667 2018-19
  Tyler Seguin 1.667 2018-19
  Jonathan Toews 1.667 2018-19
84. Cooney Weiland* 1.659 1929-30
85. Peter Stastny* 1.653 1982-83
86. Alexander Mogilny 1.649 1992-93
87. Bobby Orr* 1.649 1973-74
88. Kent Nilsson 1.638 1980-81
  Denis Savard* 1.638 1987-88
90. Wayne Gretzky* 1.635 1991-92
91. Mark Messier* 1.633 1989-90
92. Bryan Trottier* 1.632 1983-84
93. Pat LaFontaine* 1.632 1991-92
94. Steve Yzerman* 1.631 1992-93
95. Michel Goulet* 1.627 1983-84
96. Marcel Dionne* 1.625 1978-79
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.625 1984-85
  Morgan Rielly 1.625 2018-19
99. Charlie Simmer 1.615 1980-81
100. Guy Lafleur* 1.613 1978-79
  Bryan Trottier* 1.613 1981-82
102. Sidney Crosby 1.610 2010-11
103. Jack Darragh* 1.609 1919-20
104. Phil Esposito* 1.608 1974-75
  Steve Yzerman* 1.608 1989-90
106. Peter Stastny* 1.605 1985-86
  Mario Lemieux* 1.605 1996-97
108. Wayne Gretzky* 1.605 1993-94
109. Bobby Orr* 1.603 1972-73
110. Elmer Lach* 1.600 1944-45
  Kyle Palmieri 1.600 2018-19
  Elias Pettersson 1.600 2018-19
113. Bryan Trottier* 1.597 1977-78
114. Guy Chouinard 1.596 1980-81
115. Steve Yzerman* 1.594 1987-88
116. Pierre Turgeon 1.590 1992-93
117. Babe Dye* 1.586 1924-25
118. Babe Dye* 1.583 1921-22
119. Bobby Orr* 1.579 1969-70
120. Charlie Simmer 1.578 1979-80
121. Eric Lindros* 1.575 1995-96
122. Mike Bossy* 1.575 1978-79
  Paul Coffey* 1.575 1983-84
  Marcel Dionne* 1.575 1984-85
125. Teemu Selanne* 1.571 1992-93
  Nathan MacKinnon 1.571 2018-19
  David Pastrnak 1.571 2018-19
128. Jaromir Jagr 1.568 1998-99
129. Bobby Clarke* 1.566 1975-76
130. Guy Lafleur* 1.563 1975-76
131. Frank Nighbor* 1.556 1918-19
  Dave Taylor 1.556 1980-81
  Sidney Crosby 1.556 2012-13
134. Denis Savard* 1.551 1982-83
135. Ron Francis* 1.546 1995-96
136. Joe Thornton 1.543 2005-06
137. Kevin Stevens 1.542 1992-93
138. Doug Bentley* 1.540 1943-44
139. Bobby Orr* 1.540 1971-72
  Mike Bossy* 1.540 1984-85
141. Mike Bossy* 1.538 1985-86
  Kevin Stevens 1.538 1991-92
143. Doug Gilmour* 1.530 1992-93
144. Marcel Dionne* 1.525 1976-77
145. Jaromir Jagr 1.524 1999-00
146. Eric Lindros* 1.522 1994-95
147. Eric Lindros* 1.519 1996-97
148. Sidney Crosby 1.519 2006-07
149. Alex Ovechkin 1.514 2009-10
150. Marcel Dionne* 1.513 1974-75
  Paul Coffey* 1.513 1984-85
  Dale Hawerchuk* 1.513 1987-88
153. Cam Neely* 1.510 1993-94
154. Jaromir Jagr 1.508 1996-97
155. Paul Coffey* 1.507 1988-89
156. Mike Bossy* 1.506 1980-81
157. 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
  Nicklas Backstrom 1.500 2018-19
  John Carlson 1.500 2018-19
  Johnny Gaudreau 1.500 2018-19
  Alex Ovechkin 1.500 2018-19
  Artemi Panarin 1.500 2018-19
  Brady Tkachuk 1.500 2018-19
  Matthew Tkachuk 1.500 2018-19
171. Jaromir Jagr 1.494 2000-01
172. Mike Bossy* 1.494 1982-83
173. Brett Hull* 1.493 1991-92
174. Bobby Hull* 1.492 1965-66
  Eric Lindros* 1.492 1993-94
176. Max Bentley* 1.489 1942-43
177. Luc Robitaille* 1.488 1992-93
178. Denis Savard* 1.488 1981-82
  Peter Stastny* 1.488 1983-84
180. John Bucyk* 1.487 1970-71
181. Bernie Geoffrion* 1.484 1960-61
182. Lorne Carr 1.480 1943-44
183. Frank Boucher* 1.476 1929-30
184. Dave Taylor 1.475 1979-80
185. Mark Recchi* 1.464 1992-93
186. Sergei Fedorov* 1.463 1993-94
  Joe Sakic* 1.463 1995-96
188. Pete Mahovlich 1.463 1974-75
  Darryl Sittler* 1.463 1977-78
190. Pierre Larouche 1.461 1975-76
  Peter Stastny* 1.461 1987-88
192. Doug Bentley* 1.460 1942-43
  Carl Liscombe 1.460 1943-44
  Maurice Richard* 1.460 1944-45
195. Harry Cameron* 1.458 1921-22
  Jaromir Jagr 1.458 1994-95
197. Paul Coffey* 1.457 1987-88
198. Stan Mikita* 1.456 1972-73
199. Adam Oates* 1.455 1993-94
200. Evgeni Malkin 1.453 2011-12
201. Ron Francis* 1.453 1985-86
202. Bobby Clarke* 1.450 1974-75
  Barry Pederson 1.450 1983-84
  Denis Savard* 1.450 1985-86
205. Mark Recchi* 1.449 1990-91
206. Real Cloutier 1.448 1981-82
207. Bobby Hull* 1.446 1968-69
208. Glenn Anderson* 1.444 1982-83
  Wayne Gretzky* 1.444 1992-93
210. Mark Messier* 1.442 1987-88
211. Clint Smith* 1.440 1943-44
212. Toe Blake* 1.439 1943-44
  Joe Sakic* 1.439 2000-01
214. Paul Kariya* 1.435 1996-97
215. Corb Denneny 1.429 1917-18
  Claude Giroux 1.429 2018-19
217. Teemu Selanne* 1.427 1998-99
218. Bobby Smith 1.425 1981-82
  Mats Sundin* 1.425 1992-93
220. Sweeney Schriner* 1.423 1944-45
221. Jean Beliveau* 1.422 1958-59
222. Pat LaFontaine* 1.419 1989-90
223. Bernie Nicholls 1.418 1989-90
224. Brent Sutter 1.417 1984-85
  Glenn Anderson* 1.417 1985-86
226. Peter Stastny* 1.416 1980-81
227. Peter Forsberg* 1.415 1995-96
228. Cy Denneny* 1.414 1924-25
  Denis Savard* 1.414 1988-89
  Steve Yzerman* 1.414 1993-94
231. Peter Forsberg* 1.413 2002-03
232. Gilbert Perreault* 1.413 1975-76
  Brett Hull* 1.413 1989-90
234. Gilbert Perreault* 1.412 1974-75
235. Bryan Trottier* 1.411 1980-81
236. John Cullen 1.410 1990-91
  Peter Forsberg* 1.410 2003-04
238. Art Jackson 1.408 1943-44
239. Pavel Bure* 1.408 1993-94
240. Bill Mosienko* 1.400 1943-44
  Bill Barber* 1.400 1975-76
  Taylor Hall 1.400 2018-19
  Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 1.400 2018-19
244. Teemu Selanne* 1.397 1996-97
245. Rick Martin 1.397 1974-75
246. Dino Ciccarelli* 1.395 1981-82
247. Marcel Dionne* 1.394 1983-84
248. Joe Mullen* 1.392 1988-89
  Alex Ovechkin 1.392 2008-09
250. Bill Cowley* 1.391 1940-41

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. Kent Nilsson 1.372 1978-79
  Wayne Rivers 1.372 1974-75
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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