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NBA Team Postseason Records for Points*

*Records for "fewest" or "lowest" only include games and seasons in the shot clock era (1954-55 to present).

Most consecutive games, 100 or more points

46 Denver Nuggets May 14, 1978May 8, 1986
39 Los Angeles Lakers Mar 14, 1961Mar 21, 1964
38 Los Angeles Lakers May 27, 1984May 16, 1986

Most consecutive games, 100 or more points, season

22 Boston Celtics Apr 23, 1987Jun 11, 1987
19 Los Angeles Lakers Apr 18, 1985Jun 9, 1985
16 Boston Celtics Mar 23, 1966Apr 26, 1966
16 Boston Celtics Mar 28, 1968May 2, 1968
16 Boston Celtics May 6, 1984Jun 12, 1984

Most consecutive games, fewer than 100 points

47 New York Knicks Jun 11, 1999May 5, 2013
38 Miami Heat May 20, 1997May 10, 2004
28 Indiana Pacers Apr 25, 2004Apr 25, 2006

Most consecutive games, fewer than 100 points, season

16 New York Knicks Apr 23, 2000Jun 2, 2000
13 New York Knicks May 26, 1994Jun 22, 1994
13 Indiana Pacers Apr 25, 2004Jun 1, 2004
13 Indiana Pacers Apr 23, 2005May 19, 2005

Most points, game

157 Boston Celtics Apr 28, 1990
156 Milwaukee Bucks Mar 30, 1970
153 Los Angeles Lakers May 22, 1985
153 Portland Trail Blazers May 11, 1992

Fewest points, game

54 Utah Jazz Jun 7, 1998
56 New Jersey Nets May 3, 2004
61 Cleveland Cavaliers May 21, 2006

Most points, both teams, game

304 May 11, 1992 Portland Trail BlazersPhoenix Suns
285 Apr 26, 1983 San Antonio SpursDenver Nuggets
285 Apr 28, 1990 Boston CelticsNew York Knicks

Fewest points, both teams, game

130 May 10, 2002 Detroit PistonsBoston Celtics
134 May 3, 2004 New Jersey NetsDetroit Pistons
134 Jun 1, 2004 Indiana PacersDetroit Pistons

Largest margin of victory, game

58 Minneapolis Lakers Mar 19, 1956
58 Denver Nuggets Apr 27, 2009
56 Los Angeles Lakers Apr 21, 1973

Most points, 1st half

83 Dallas Mavericks May 8, 2003
82 San Antonio Spurs Apr 26, 1983
82 Los Angeles Lakers Apr 23, 1987

Fewest points, 1st half

23 Phoenix Suns May 16, 2000
24 Portland Trail Blazers May 5, 1996
25 New Jersey Nets May 3, 2004

Most points, both teams, 1st half

150 Apr 26, 1983 San Antonio SpursDenver Nuggets
147 May 17, 1985 Los Angeles LakersDenver Nuggets
147 May 4, 1994 Golden State WarriorsPhoenix Suns

Fewest points, both teams, 1st half

60 Jun 1, 2004 Detroit PistonsIndiana Pacers
61 May 8, 2012 Philadelphia 76ersChicago Bulls
62 May 3, 2004 New Jersey NetsDetroit Pistons

Most points, 2nd half

87 Milwaukee Bucks Apr 23, 1978
83 Houston Rockets Apr 6, 1980
83 Detroit Pistons May 24, 1987
83 Boston Celtics Apr 28, 1990

Fewest points, 2nd half

23 Utah Jazz Jun 7, 1998
23 Cleveland Cavaliers May 21, 2006
23 Boston Celtics Apr 23, 2013

Most points, both teams, 2nd half

172 Jan 11, 1984 San Antonio SpursDenver Nuggets
170 Mar 19, 1971 Philadelphia 76ersCincinnati Royals
169 Mar 2, 1962 Philadelphia WarriorsNew York Knicks

Fewest points, both teams, 2nd half

51 Feb 27, 1955 Boston CelticsMilwaukee Hawks
51 Nov 11, 2000 Charlotte HornetsNew York Knicks
52 Mar 25, 1997 Cleveland CavaliersSan Antonio Spurs

Most points, 1st quarter

45 Los Angeles Lakers Apr 18, 1985
45 Dallas Mavericks May 4, 1986
44 Atlanta Hawks May 13, 1996
44 Dallas Mavericks May 8, 2003

Fewest points, 1st quarter

8 Utah Jazz May 8, 1988
8 Dallas Mavericks Apr 29, 2010
9 Atlanta Hawks May 13, 1988
9 Utah Jazz May 9, 1996
9 Toronto Raptors Apr 21, 2002

Most points, both teams, 1st quarter

84 Apr 24, 1967 Philadelphia 76ersSan Francisco Warriors
84 May 4, 1994 Golden State WarriorsPhoenix Suns
84 May 8, 2003 Dallas MavericksSacramento Kings

Fewest points, both teams, 1st quarter

25 May 20, 1999 Utah JazzPortland Trail Blazers
25 Apr 21, 2002 Toronto RaptorsDetroit Pistons
26 May 30, 1988 Detroit PistonsBoston Celtics
26 Apr 24, 2007 New Jersey NetsToronto Raptors

Most points, 2nd quarter

46 Boston Celtics Mar 27, 1960
46 Boston Celtics Mar 24, 1968
45 New York Knicks Mar 19, 1955
45 St. Louis Hawks Mar 14, 1957

Fewest points, 2nd quarter

7 Utah Jazz May 3, 2000
8 New York Knicks May 31, 2000
8 Utah Jazz Apr 19, 2003

Most points, both teams, 2nd quarter

80 Mar 18, 1959 Boston CelticsSyracuse Nationals
76 Mar 31, 1963 Cincinnati RoyalsBoston Celtics
76 May 6, 1987 Boston CelticsMilwaukee Bucks

Fewest points, both teams, 2nd quarter

23 May 29, 1994 Utah JazzHouston Rockets
25 Apr 22, 1977 Golden State WarriorsLos Angeles Lakers
25 Apr 29, 2004 Milwaukee BucksDetroit Pistons
25 May 26, 2004 Detroit PistonsIndiana Pacers
25 May 7, 2005 Boston CelticsIndiana Pacers
25 May 3, 2013 Atlanta HawksIndiana Pacers

Most points, 3rd quarter

49 Los Angeles Lakers May 5, 1987
47 Milwaukee Bucks Mar 30, 1970
47 Los Angeles Lakers Jun 3, 1984

Fewest points, 3rd quarter

6 Atlanta Hawks May 6, 1986
7 Miami Heat Apr 23, 2001
8 Los Angeles Lakers Apr 9, 1972
8 Portland Trail Blazers Jun 4, 1999
8 Los Angeles Lakers May 22, 2000
8 Cleveland Cavaliers May 18, 2007
8 Los Angeles Clippers May 19, 2012

Most points, both teams, 3rd quarter

82 Apr 1, 1967 San Francisco WarriorsSt. Louis Hawks
80 Jun 3, 1984 Los Angeles LakersBoston Celtics
78 Mar 13, 1959 Syracuse NationalsNew York Knicks
78 Mar 30, 1970 Milwaukee BucksPhiladelphia 76ers
78 May 8, 1987 Detroit PistonsAtlanta Hawks

Fewest points, both teams, 3rd quarter

23 Apr 25, 2000 San Antonio SpursPhoenix Suns
23 Apr 26, 2007 Houston RocketsUtah Jazz
25 May 23, 1999 Atlanta HawksNew York Knicks
25 Apr 24, 2009 Cleveland CavaliersDetroit Pistons

Most points, 4th quarter

51 Los Angeles Lakers Mar 31, 1962
49 Golden State Warriors Apr 25, 1991
48 Philadelphia 76ers Mar 30, 1970

Fewest points, 4th quarter

5 Portland Trail Blazers May 18, 1999
6 New Jersey Nets May 16, 2007
7 Dallas Mavericks Jun 15, 2006
7 Miami Heat Apr 19, 2009

Most points, both teams, 4th quarter

86 Apr 25, 1991 Golden State WarriorsSan Antonio Spurs
83 Apr 23, 1978 Milwaukee BucksDenver Nuggets
82 Apr 20, 1976 Seattle SuperSonicsPhoenix Suns

Fewest points, both teams, 4th quarter

19 May 16, 2007 New Jersey NetsCleveland Cavaliers
21 Apr 19, 2009 Miami HeatAtlanta Hawks
24 May 18, 1999 Portland Trail BlazersUtah Jazz
24 May 18, 2011 Chicago BullsMiami Heat

Most points, overtime period

22 Los Angeles Lakers May 1, 1970
21 Phoenix Suns May 4, 2006
20 Portland Trail Blazers May 26, 1992

Fewest points, overtime period

0 Minneapolis Lakers Mar 22, 1955
0 Boston Celtics Apr 29, 2003
1 Fort Wayne Pistons Mar 22, 1955

Most points, both teams, overtime period

38 May 1, 1970 Los Angeles LakersNew York Knicks
36 Apr 29, 1992 Los Angeles LakersPortland Trail Blazers
34 Mar 25, 1957 Minneapolis LakersSt. Louis Hawks
34 May 26, 1992 Portland Trail BlazersUtah Jazz
34 May 20, 2005 Phoenix SunsDallas Mavericks
34 May 4, 2006 Phoenix SunsLos Angeles Lakers

Fewest points, both teams, overtime period

1 Mar 22, 1955 Minneapolis LakersFort Wayne Pistons
3 May 1, 1993 Boston CelticsCharlotte Hornets
5 Apr 29, 2003 Boston CelticsIndiana Pacers

Most players, 40 or more points, game

2 Los Angeles Lakers Mar 29, 1962 Elgin BaylorJerry West
2 Houston Rockets Apr 30, 1988 Sleepy FloydHakeem Olajuwon
2 Houston Rockets May 5, 1995 Clyde DrexlerHakeem Olajuwon
2 Indiana Pacers May 6, 2000 Reggie MillerJalen Rose