NBA & ABA Progressive Playoff Leaders and Records for Points

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

Table
  Year-by-Year PTS   Active PTS   Career PTS   Single Season PTS
1946-47Joe Fulks* 222   Joe Fulks* 222   Joe Fulks* 222   Joe Fulks* 222
1947-48Joe Fulks* 282   Joe Fulks* 504   Joe Fulks* 504   Joe Fulks* 282
1948-49George Mikan* 303   Joe Fulks* 504   Joe Fulks* 504   George Mikan* 303
1949-50George Mikan* 376   George Mikan* 679   George Mikan* 679   George Mikan* 376
1950-51Arnie Risen* 273   George Mikan* 847   George Mikan* 847   George Mikan* 376
1951-52George Mikan* 307   George Mikan* 1154   George Mikan* 1154   George Mikan* 376
1952-53George Mikan* 238   George Mikan* 1392   George Mikan* 1392   George Mikan* 376
1953-54George Mikan* 252   George Mikan* 1644   George Mikan* 1644   George Mikan* 376
1954-55Dolph Schayes* 209   Jim Pollard* 977   George Mikan* 1644   George Mikan* 376
1955-56Paul Arizin* 289   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 376
1956-57Bob Pettit* 298   Dolph Schayes* 1192   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 376
1957-58Cliff Hagan* 305   Dolph Schayes* 1272   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 376
1958-59Elgin Baylor* 331   Dolph Schayes* 1526   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 376
1959-60Bob Pettit* 365   Dolph Schayes* 1614   George Mikan* 1680   George Mikan* 376
1960-61Elgin Baylor* 457   Dolph Schayes* 1779   Dolph Schayes* 1779   Elgin Baylor* 457
1961-62Elgin Baylor* 502   Dolph Schayes* 1836   Dolph Schayes* 1836   Elgin Baylor* 502
1962-63Elgin Baylor* 424   Bob Cousy* 2018   Bob Cousy* 2018   Elgin Baylor* 502
1963-64Wilt Chamberlain* 416   Bob Pettit* 2194   Bob Pettit* 2194   Elgin Baylor* 502
1964-65Jerry West* 447   Bob Pettit* 2240   Bob Pettit* 2240   Elgin Baylor* 502
1965-66Jerry West* 479   Elgin Baylor* 2511   Elgin Baylor* 2511   Elgin Baylor* 502
1966-67Rick Barry* 521   Elgin Baylor* 2582   Elgin Baylor* 2582   Rick Barry* 521
1967-68John Havlicek* 493   Elgin Baylor* 3010   Elgin Baylor* 3010   Rick Barry* 521
1968-69Jerry West* 556   Elgin Baylor* 3287   Elgin Baylor* 3287   Jerry West* 556
1969-70Jerry West* 562   Jerry West* 3708   Jerry West* 3708   Jerry West* 562
1970-71Earl Monroe* 397   Jerry West* 3708   Jerry West* 3708   Jerry West* 562
1971-72Walt Frazier* 388   Jerry West* 4052   Jerry West* 4052   Jerry West* 562
1972-73Jerry West* 401   Jerry West* 4453   Jerry West* 4453   Jerry West* 562
1973-74Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 515   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1974-75Rick Barry* 479   John Havlicek* 3413   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1975-76Jo Jo White* 408   John Havlicek* 3611   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1976-77Julius Erving* 518   John Havlicek* 3776   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1977-78Elvin Hayes* 457   John Havlicek* 3776   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1978-79Gus Williams 454   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2382   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1979-80Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 479   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2861   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West* 562
1980-81Moses Malone* 562   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 2941   Jerry West* 4457   Jerry West*
Moses Malone*
562
1981-82Julius Erving* 461   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3226   Jerry West* 4457   Moses Malone*
Jerry West*
562
1982-83Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 406   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3632   Jerry West* 4457   Moses Malone*
Jerry West*
562
1983-84Larry Bird* 632   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4134   Jerry West* 4457   Larry Bird* 632
1984-85Larry Bird* 520   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4550   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4550   Larry Bird* 632
1985-86Hakeem Olajuwon* 537   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4912   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 4912   Larry Bird* 632
1986-87Larry Bird* 622   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5257   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5257   Larry Bird* 632
1987-88James Worthy* 506   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5595   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5595   Larry Bird* 632
1988-89Michael Jordan* 591   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Larry Bird* 632
1989-90Michael Jordan* 587   Larry Bird* 3681   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Larry Bird* 632
1990-91Michael Jordan* 529   Larry Bird* 3852   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Larry Bird* 632
1991-92Michael Jordan* 759   Larry Bird* 3897   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1992-93Michael Jordan* 666   Michael Jordan* 3850   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1993-94Hakeem Olajuwon* 664   James Worthy* 3022   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1994-95Hakeem Olajuwon* 725   Michael Jordan* 4165   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1995-96Michael Jordan* 552   Michael Jordan* 4717   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1996-97Michael Jordan* 590   Michael Jordan* 5307   Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 5762   Michael Jordan* 759
1997-98Michael Jordan* 680   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
1998-99Latrell Sprewell 407   Karl Malone* 3931   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
1999-00Shaquille O'Neal* 707   Karl Malone* 4203   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2000-01Allen Iverson* 723   Karl Malone* 4341   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2001-02Shaquille O'Neal* 541   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2002-03Tim Duncan 593   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2003-04Kobe Bryant 539   Karl Malone* 4761   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2004-05Tim Duncan 542   Shaquille O'Neal* 4546   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2005-06Dwyane Wade 654   Shaquille O'Neal* 4970   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2006-07LeBron James 501   Shaquille O'Neal* 5045   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2007-08Kobe Bryant 633   Shaquille O'Neal* 5121   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2008-09Kobe Bryant 695   Shaquille O'Neal* 5121   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2009-10Kobe Bryant 671   Shaquille O'Neal* 5248   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2010-11Dirk Nowitzki 582   Kobe Bryant 5280   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2011-12LeBron James 697   Kobe Bryant 5640   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2012-13LeBron James 596   Kobe Bryant 5640   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2013-14Kevin Durant 563   Kobe Bryant 5640   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2014-15LeBron James 601   Kobe Bryant 5640   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
2015-16Klay Thompson 582   Kobe Bryant 5640   Michael Jordan* 5987   Michael Jordan* 759
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