NBA & ABA Single Game Leaders and Records for Field Goals

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

Single game leaders since the 1983-84 season (1984 playoffs).

Table
Rank Player FGDate Tm
1. Kobe Bryant28 2006-01-22 LAL
2. Michael Jordan*27 1993-01-16 CHI
3. David Robinson*26 1994-04-24 SAS
4. Anthony Davis24 2016-02-21 NOP
  Chris Webber24 2001-01-05 SAC
  Shaquille O'Neal*24 2000-03-06 LAL
  Hakeem Olajuwon*24 1997-01-30 HOU
  Alex English*24 1989-03-10 DEN
  Michael Jordan*24 1988-11-16 CHI
  Purvis Short24 1984-01-07 GSW
11. Carmelo Anthony23 2014-01-24 NYK
  Kobe Bryant23 2007-03-16 LAL
  Antawn Jamison23 2000-12-03 GSW
  Michael Jordan*23 1990-03-28 CHI
15. Kobe Bryant22 2016-04-13 LAL
  LeBron James22 2014-03-03 MIA
  Andre Miller22 2010-01-30 POR
  Tony Parker22 2008-11-05 SAS
  Kobe Bryant22 2006-12-29 LAL
  Shaquille O'Neal*22 1994-04-20 ORL
  Michael Jordan*22 1992-12-23 CHI
  Patrick Ewing*22 1990-12-01 NYK
  Tom Chambers22 1990-03-24 PHO
  Karl Malone*22 1989-12-22 UTA
  Michael Jordan*22 1987-04-16 CHI
  Larry Bird*22 1987-04-12 BOS
  Michael Jordan*22 1987-03-24 CHI
  Michael Jordan*22 1987-03-04 CHI
  Larry Bird*22 1985-03-12 BOS
  Kevin McHale*22 1985-03-03 BOS
  Alex English*22 1984-03-03 DEN
32. Klay Thompson21 2016-12-05 GSW
  DeMarcus Cousins21 2016-01-25 SAC
  Russell Westbrook21 2015-04-12 OKC
  Brandon Jennings21 2009-11-14 MIL
  Kobe Bryant21 2008-01-14 LAL
  Gilbert Arenas21 2006-12-22 WAS
  Allen Iverson*21 2002-01-15 PHI
  Kobe Bryant21 2002-01-14 LAL
  Michael Jordan*21 2001-12-29 WAS
  Shareef Abdur-Rahim21 2001-11-23 ATL
  Jerry Stackhouse21 2001-04-03 DET
  Antawn Jamison21 2000-12-06 GSW
  Antoine Walker21 1998-01-07 BOS
  Shaquille O'Neal*21 1996-03-22 ORL
  Michael Jordan*21 1996-03-07 CHI
  Karl Malone*21 1995-12-26 UTA
  Michael Jordan*21 1995-03-28 CHI
  Dana Barros21 1995-03-14 PHI
  Hakeem Olajuwon*21 1995-01-13 HOU
  Cedric Ceballos21 1994-12-20 LAL
  Danny Manning21 1993-12-07 LAC
  Michael Jordan*21 1993-03-12 CHI
  Michael Jordan*21 1992-11-20 CHI
  Michael Jordan*21 1992-03-28 CHI
  Michael Jordan*21 1992-02-17 CHI
  Michael Jordan*21 1990-04-20 CHI
  Hakeem Olajuwon*21 1990-04-19 HOU
  Michael Jordan*21 1990-02-14 CHI
  Karl Malone*21 1990-01-27 UTA
  Michael Jordan*21 1988-04-03 CHI
  Michael Jordan*21 1988-02-26 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*21 1986-04-10 ATL
  Larry Bird*21 1986-02-14 BOS
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*21 1986-02-06 LAL
  Alex English*21 1985-11-19 DEN
  George Gervin*21 1985-01-25 SAS
  Mark Aguirre21 1984-03-24 DAL
  Kiki Vandeweghe21 1984-01-11 DEN
  Kiki Vandeweghe21 1983-12-13 DEN
71. Stephen Curry20 2016-02-25 GSW
  Kyrie Irving20 2015-03-12 CLE
  Luis Scola20 2010-03-13 HOU
  Shaquille O'Neal*20 2009-02-27 PHO
  Kobe Bryant20 2007-03-22 LAL
  Jamal Crawford20 2007-01-26 NYK
  Charlie Villanueva20 2006-03-26 TOR
  Damon Stoudamire20 2005-01-14 POR
  Amar'e Stoudemire20 2005-01-02 PHO
  Tracy McGrady20 2004-03-10 ORL
  Allen Iverson*20 2003-11-29 PHI
  Tracy McGrady20 2003-11-14 ORL
  Allen Iverson*20 2001-01-21 PHI
  Allen Iverson*20 2001-01-06 PHI
  Tony Delk20 2001-01-02 PHO
  Kobe Bryant20 2000-12-21 LAL
  Allen Iverson*20 2000-02-06 PHI
  Vince Carter20 2000-01-14 TOR
  Hakeem Olajuwon*20 1996-01-18 HOU
  Rik Smits20 1995-12-10 IND
  Glen Rice20 1995-04-15 MIA
  Shaquille O'Neal*20 1995-03-08 ORL
  Shaquille O'Neal*20 1994-11-09 ORL
  Michael Jordan*20 1993-03-24 CHI
  Patrick Ewing*20 1993-02-17 NYK
  David Robinson*20 1993-01-16 SAS
  Bernard King*20 1991-01-31 WSB
  Bernard King*20 1990-12-29 WSB
  Bernard King*20 1990-12-22 WSB
  Michael Jordan*20 1990-04-01 CHI
  Michael Jordan*20 1990-03-30 CHI
  Patrick Ewing*20 1990-03-24 NYK
  Karl Malone*20 1990-01-06 UTA
  Michael Jordan*20 1989-12-20 CHI
  Clyde Drexler*20 1989-01-22 POR
  Michael Jordan*20 1989-01-21 CHI
  Dale Ellis20 1989-01-05 SEA
  Danny Ainge20 1988-12-09 BOS
  Michael Jordan*20 1988-03-23 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*20 1988-02-16 ATL
  Dominique Wilkins*20 1988-02-13 ATL
  Larry Bird*20 1988-01-27 BOS
  Michael Jordan*20 1987-12-17 CHI
  Michael Jordan*20 1987-01-08 CHI
  Michael Jordan*20 1986-12-27 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*20 1986-04-04 ATL
  Adrian Dantley*20 1986-03-14 UTA
  Michael Jordan*20 1984-12-27 CHI
  Larry Bird*20 1984-12-09 BOS
  Purvis Short20 1984-11-17 GSW
  Alex English*20 1984-11-08 DEN
  Mike Mitchell20 1984-03-20 SAS
  Mike Mitchell20 1984-02-19 SAS
  Bernard King*20 1984-02-01 NYK
  Bernard King*20 1984-01-31 NYK
  George Gervin*20 1983-12-20 SAS
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