NBA Single Game Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

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

Single game playoffs leaders since the 1947 season.

Table
Rank Player PTSDate Tm
1. Michael Jordan*63 1986-04-20 CHI
2. Elgin Baylor*61 1962-04-14 LAL
3. Charles Barkley*56 1994-05-04 PHO
  Michael Jordan*56 1992-04-29 CHI
  Wilt Chamberlain*56 1962-03-22 PHW
6. Allen Iverson*55 2003-04-20 PHI
  Michael Jordan*55 1997-04-27 CHI
  Michael Jordan*55 1993-06-16 CHI
  Michael Jordan*55 1988-05-01 CHI
  Rick Barry*55 1967-04-18 SFW
11. Allen Iverson*54 2001-05-09 PHI
  Michael Jordan*54 1993-05-31 CHI
  John Havlicek*54 1973-04-01 BOS
14. Jerry West*53 1969-04-23 LAL
  Wilt Chamberlain*53 1960-03-14 PHW
16. Allen Iverson*52 2001-05-16 PHI
  Jerry West*52 1965-04-05 LAL
18. Russell Westbrook51 2017-04-19 OKC
  Ray Allen51 2009-04-30 BOS
  Sleepy Floyd51 1987-05-10 GSW
  Sam Jones*51 1967-03-28 BOS
22. Dirk Nowitzki50 2006-06-01 DAL
  Kobe Bryant50 2006-05-04 LAL
  Vince Carter50 2001-05-11 TOR
  Karl Malone*50 2000-04-22 UTA
  Michael Jordan*50 1989-05-05 CHI
  Michael Jordan*50 1988-04-28 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*50 1986-04-19 ATL
  Bob McAdoo*50 1975-04-18 BUF
  Billy Cunningham*50 1970-04-01 PHI
  Wilt Chamberlain*50 1964-04-10 SFW
  Wilt Chamberlain*50 1960-03-22 PHW
  Bob Pettit*50 1958-04-12 STL
  Bob Cousy*50 1953-03-21 BOS
35. LeBron James49 2014-05-12 MIA
  LeBron James49 2009-05-20 CLE
  Kobe Bryant49 2008-04-23 LAL
  Michael Jordan*49 1990-05-11 CHI
  Hakeem Olajuwon*49 1987-05-14 HOU
  Michael Jordan*49 1986-04-17 CHI
  Jerry West*49 1965-04-03 LAL
  Elgin Baylor*49 1961-03-15 LAL
43. Dirk Nowitzki48 2011-05-17 DAL
  LeBron James48 2007-05-31 CLE
  Steve Nash48 2005-05-15 PHO
  Allen Iverson*48 2001-06-06 PHI
  Kobe Bryant48 2001-05-13 LAL
  Michael Jordan*48 1995-04-28 CHI
  Michael Jordan*48 1990-05-01 CHI
  Jerry West*48 1965-04-09 LAL
51. Russell Westbrook47 2017-04-25 OKC
  LeBron James47 2009-05-09 CLE
  Charles Barkley*47 1995-05-02 PHO
  Michael Jordan*47 1990-05-26 CHI
  Michael Jordan*47 1989-05-14 CHI
  Dominique Wilkins*47 1988-05-22 ATL
  Rick Barry*47 1967-04-01 SFW
  Sam Jones*47 1963-04-10 BOS
  Elgin Baylor*47 1961-03-27 LAL
  Elgin Baylor*47 1961-03-18 LAL
  George Mikan*47 1952-03-29 MNL
62. LaMarcus Aldridge46 2014-04-20 POR
  Dwight Howard46 2011-04-16 ORL
  Dwyane Wade46 2010-04-25 MIA
  Tracy McGrady*46 2003-04-23 ORL
  Dirk Nowitzki46 2003-04-19 DAL
  Paul Pierce46 2002-05-03 BOS
  Allen Iverson*46 2001-06-01 PHI
  Shaquille O'Neal*46 2000-04-23 LAL
  Shaquille O'Neal*46 1997-04-25 LAL
  Michael Jordan*46 1996-05-11 CHI
  Kevin Johnson46 1995-05-20 PHO
  Hakeem Olajuwon*46 1994-05-01 HOU
  Michael Jordan*46 1992-06-12 CHI
  Michael Jordan*46 1992-04-24 CHI
  Michael Jordan*46 1991-05-10 CHI
  Michael Jordan*46 1989-05-27 CHI
  Adrian Dantley*46 1984-05-08 UTA
  Bernard King*46 1984-04-22 NYK
  Bernard King*46 1984-04-19 NYK
  George Gervin*46 1978-04-18 SAS
  Elvin Hayes*46 1975-04-20 WSB
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*46 1970-04-03 MIL
  Zelmo Beaty*46 1968-03-23 STL
  Wilt Chamberlain*46 1966-04-12 PHI
  Wilt Chamberlain*46 1964-04-05 SFW
  Wilt Chamberlain*46 1961-03-14 PHW
88. Paul Millsap45 2016-04-24 ATL
  James Harden45 2015-05-25 HOU
  LeBron James45 2012-06-07 MIA
  LeBron James45 2008-05-18 CLE
  Kobe Bryant45 2007-04-26 LAL
  LeBron James45 2006-05-03 CLE
  Ray Allen45 2005-05-01 SEA
  Allen Iverson*45 2003-05-02 PHI
  Bonzi Wells45 2003-04-23 POR
  Kobe Bryant45 2001-05-19 LAL
  Allen Iverson*45 2001-04-24 PHI
  Michael Jordan*45 1998-06-14 CHI
  Michael Jordan*45 1996-05-27 CHI
  Hakeem Olajuwon*45 1995-04-27 HOU
  Michael Jordan*45 1990-05-13 CHI
  Patrick Ewing*45 1990-05-12 NYK
  Michael Jordan*45 1990-05-09 CHI
  Kareem Abdul-Jabbar*45 1977-04-29 LAL
  Fred Brown45 1976-04-15 SEA
  Wilt Chamberlain*45 1970-05-06 LAL
  Jerry West*45 1966-04-22 LAL
  Jerry West*45 1965-04-19 LAL
  Lee Shaffer45 1963-03-26 SYR
  Elgin Baylor*45 1962-03-29 LAL
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