NBA & ABA Single Season Leaders and Records for Player Efficiency Rating

Active players are listed in bold.
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PER since 1951-52

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NBA/ABA Leaders

NBA/ABA Leaders Table
Rank Player PER Season
1. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.82 1962-63
2. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.74 1961-62
3. Michael Jordan* 31.71 1987-88
4. LeBron James 31.67 2008-09
5. Michael Jordan* 31.63 1990-91
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.63 1963-64
7. LeBron James 31.59 2012-13
8. Stephen Curry 31.46 2015-16
9. Michael Jordan* 31.18 1989-90
10. Michael Jordan* 31.14 1988-89
11. LeBron James 31.11 2009-10
12. Anthony Davis 30.81 2014-15
13. LeBron James 30.74 2011-12
14. David Robinson* 30.66 1993-94
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.65 1999-00
16. Russell Westbrook 30.63 2016-17
17. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.55 1998-99
18. Dwyane Wade 30.36 2008-09
19. Tracy McGrady* 30.27 2002-03
20. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.23 2000-01
21. Chris Paul 29.96 2008-09
22. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.94 1971-72
23. James Harden 29.83 2017-18
24. Kevin Durant 29.82 2013-14
25. Michael Jordan* 29.78 1986-87
26. Connie Hawkins* 29.74 1968-69
27. Michael Jordan* 29.70 1992-93
28. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.68 2001-02
29. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.49 2002-03
30. Kevin Garnett 29.44 2003-04
31. David Robinson* 29.41 1995-96
32. Michael Jordan* 29.35 1995-96
33. LeBron James 29.30 2013-14
34. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.22 1977-78
35. LeBron James 29.14 2007-08
36. David Robinson* 29.13 1994-95
37. Stephen Curry 29.11 2018-19
38. Russell Westbrook 29.06 2014-15
39. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.95 1970-71
40. Charles Barkley* 28.93 1990-91
41. Dwyane Wade 28.91 2006-07
42. Anthony Davis 28.91 2017-18
43. Karl Malone* 28.90 1996-97
44. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.79 1997-98
45. Connie Hawkins* 28.78 1967-68
46. George Mikan* 28.75 1953-54
47. LeBron James 28.73 2018-19
48. Julius Erving* 28.68 1975-76
49. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.62 1964-65
50. LeBron James 28.59 2017-18
51. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.59 1994-95
52. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.53 1993-94
53. Anthony Davis 28.52 2018-19
54. George Mikan* 28.51 1952-53
55. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.45 1972-73
56. Chris Paul 28.31 2007-08
57. Kevin Durant 28.29 2012-13
58. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.26 1965-66
59. Stephen Curry 28.25 2017-18
60. Elgin Baylor* 28.24 1960-61
61. Kevin Garnett 28.20 2004-05
62. Bob Pettit* 28.20 1958-59
63. Kevin Durant 28.17 2015-16
64. Bob Pettit* 28.07 1956-57
65. Dirk Nowitzki 28.06 2005-06
66. LeBron James 28.06 2005-06
67. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.04 1959-60
68. Dwyane Wade 28.02 2009-10
69. Spencer Haywood* 28.00 1969-70
70. Stephen Curry 27.98 2014-15
71. Kobe Bryant 27.97 2005-06
72. Karl Malone* 27.92 1997-98
73. David Robinson* 27.85 1997-98
74. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.80 1976-77
75. Wilt Chamberlain* 27.77 1960-61
76. Larry Bird* 27.77 1987-88
77. Michael Jordan* 27.76 1996-97
78. Michael Jordan* 27.75 1991-92
79. Julius Erving* 27.66 1972-73
80. Oscar Robertson* 27.64 1963-64
81. Dwyane Wade 27.63 2005-06
82. Dirk Nowitzki 27.60 2006-07
83. Kevin Durant 27.59 2016-17
84. Charles Barkley* 27.58 1987-88
85. Russell Westbrook 27.58 2015-16
86. Amar'e Stoudemire 27.57 2007-08
87. Kawhi Leonard 27.55 2016-17
88. LeBron James 27.55 2015-16
89. Anthony Davis 27.51 2016-17
90. David Robinson* 27.51 1991-92
91. David Robinson* 27.43 1990-91
92. James Harden 27.37 2016-17
93. Bob Pettit* 27.34 1955-56
94. Hakeem Olajuwon* 27.31 1992-93
95. Giannis Antetokounmpo 27.30 2017-18
96. LeBron James 27.27 2010-11
97. Montrezl Harrell 27.26 2018-19
98. Karl Malone* 27.24 1989-90
99. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.21 1975-76
100. Shaquille O'Neal* 27.12 1996-97
101. Charles Barkley* 27.11 1989-90
102. Karl Malone* 27.09 1999-00
103. Tim Duncan 27.06 2003-04
104. Chris Paul 27.04 2011-12
105. Tim Duncan 27.04 2004-05
106. LeBron James 27.04 2016-17
107. Magic Johnson* 27.03 1986-87
108. Tim Duncan 27.01 2001-02
109. Charles Barkley* 26.96 1988-89
110. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.95 2004-05
111. Tim Duncan 26.93 2002-03
112. Magic Johnson* 26.92 1988-89
113. Kevin Love 26.90 2013-14
114. Kevin Garnett 26.81 2005-06
115. Moses Malone* 26.77 1981-82
116. Nikola Jokic 26.70 2018-19
117. James Harden 26.70 2014-15
118. Oscar Robertson* 26.68 1964-65
119. Amar'e Stoudemire 26.64 2004-05
120. Elgin Baylor* 26.63 1962-63
121. Neil Johnston* 26.62 1956-57
122. Magic Johnson* 26.60 1989-90
123. Artis Gilmore* 26.58 1971-72
124. Elton Brand 26.55 2005-06
125. Larry Bird* 26.54 1984-85
126. Elgin Baylor* 26.52 1961-62
127. Wilt Chamberlain* 26.51 1966-67
128. Isaiah Thomas 26.50 2016-17
129. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.49 2018-19
130. Anthony Davis 26.47 2013-14
131. Yao Ming* 26.46 2006-07
132. George Mikan* 26.46 1951-52
133. Domantas Sabonis 26.38 2018-19
134. Chris Paul 26.38 2012-13
135. Nikola Vucevic 26.38 2018-19
136. Kemba Walker 26.38 2018-19
137. Larry Bird* 26.38 1986-87
138. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.38 1995-96
139. Kevin Garnett 26.37 2002-03
140. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 26.36 1974-75
141. David Robinson* 26.35 1989-90
142. Nikola Jokic 26.34 2016-17
143. Dwyane Wade 26.31 2011-12
144. Walt Bellamy* 26.30 1961-62
145. Bob Pettit* 26.26 1957-58
146. Chris Paul 26.24 2015-16
147. Chris Paul 26.22 2016-17
148. Karl Malone* 26.21 1992-93
149. Kevin Durant 26.20 2011-12
150. Julius Erving* 26.18 1974-75
151. Kobe Bryant 26.17 2002-03
152. Kevin Durant 26.16 2009-10
153. Kevin Durant 26.14 2018-19
154. DeMarcus Cousins 26.12 2013-14
155. Tim Duncan 26.10 2006-07
156. Dirk Nowitzki 26.07 2004-05
157. Dwight Howard 26.06 2010-11
158. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.06 2016-17
159. Kobe Bryant 26.05 2006-07
160. Kawhi Leonard 26.03 2015-16
161. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.98 1994-95
162. Chris Paul 25.98 2014-15
163. Karl Malone* 25.97 1995-96
164. Kevin Durant 25.96 2017-18
165. Oscar Robertson* 25.96 1961-62
166. LeBron James 25.94 2014-15
167. Karl-Anthony Towns 25.93 2016-17
168. Chris Paul 25.92 2013-14
169. Julius Erving* 25.91 1981-82
170. Oscar Robertson* 25.90 1960-61
171. Allen Iverson* 25.90 2005-06
172. Charles Barkley* 25.90 1992-93
173. Neil Johnston* 25.89 1952-53
174. Michael Jordan* 25.85 1984-85
175. Patrick Ewing* 25.77 1989-90
176. Bob McAdoo* 25.76 1974-75
177. DeMarcus Cousins 25.75 2016-17
178. Alonzo Mourning* 25.75 1999-00
179. Red Robbins 25.73 1967-68
180. Julius Erving* 25.69 1973-74
181. LeBron James 25.67 2004-05
182. Hassan Whiteside 25.65 2015-16
183. Yao Ming* 25.65 2005-06
184. Russell Westbrook 25.62 2018-19
185. Larry Bird* 25.61 1985-86
186. Karl Malone* 25.60 1998-99
187. Neil Johnston* 25.60 1953-54
188. Dwyane Wade 25.57 2010-11
189. Dirk Nowitzki 25.55 2002-03
190. Grant Hill* 25.54 1996-97
191. Paul Arizin* 25.53 1951-52
192. Oscar Robertson* 25.52 1966-67
193. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.52 1995-96
194. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.48 1980-81
195. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.47 1978-79
196. Joel Embiid 25.43 2018-19
197. Neil Johnston* 25.41 1954-55
198. Damian Lillard 25.39 2018-19
199. Dolph Schayes* 25.39 1952-53
200. Dwight Howard 25.37 2008-09
201. Karl Malone* 25.37 1991-92
202. Kevin Love 25.36 2011-12
203. Julius Erving* 25.36 1979-80
204. John Drew 25.31 1975-76
205. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.30 1979-80
206. James Harden 25.30 2015-16
207. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.29 1993-94
208. Tracy McGrady* 25.28 2003-04
209. Kevin Garnett 25.25 2007-08
210. Bob Pettit* 25.24 1960-61
211. Terrell Brandon 25.24 1995-96
212. Michael Jordan* 25.24 1997-98
213. DeMarcus Cousins 25.22 2014-15
214. Zelmo Beaty* 25.22 1970-71
215. Bernard King* 25.21 1984-85
216. Robert Parish* 25.20 1980-81
217. Tiny Archibald* 25.19 1972-73
218. Charles Barkley* 25.18 1994-95
219. Elgin Baylor* 25.17 1959-60
220. Oscar Robertson* 25.17 1965-66
221. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.17 1988-89
222. Damian Lillard 25.16 2017-18
223. Jimmy Butler 25.14 2016-17
224. George McGinnis* 25.13 1974-75
225. Moses Malone* 25.12 1982-83
226. Tracy McGrady* 25.11 2001-02
227. Moses Malone* 25.08 1980-81
228. Neil Johnston* 25.08 1955-56
229. Karl Malone* 25.08 1994-95
230. Charles Barkley* 25.07 1986-87
231. Julius Erving* 25.07 1980-81
232. Magic Johnson* 25.05 1990-91
233. LaMarcus Aldridge 25.04 2017-18
234. Chris Bosh 25.04 2009-10
235. Anthony Davis 25.02 2015-16
236. Vince Carter 25.01 2000-01
237. Dan Issel* 25.00 1970-71
238. Jerry West* 24.97 1964-65
239. Bob Pettit* 24.97 1962-63
240. Kyrie Irving 24.96 2017-18
241. Karl-Anthony Towns 24.95 2017-18
242. Walt Bellamy* 24.93 1962-63
243. David Robinson* 24.91 1998-99
244. Tracy McGrady* 24.88 2000-01
245. Rick Barry* 24.87 1969-70
246. Karl Malone* 24.83 1990-91
247. Bill Walton* 24.83 1977-78
248. Tim Duncan 24.78 1999-00
249. Bob Lanier* 24.78 1977-78
250. Charles Barkley* 24.76 1995-96

NBA Leaders

NBA Leaders Table
Rank Player PER Season
1. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.82 1962-63
2. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.74 1961-62
3. Michael Jordan* 31.71 1987-88
4. LeBron James 31.67 2008-09
5. Michael Jordan* 31.63 1990-91
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.63 1963-64
7. LeBron James 31.59 2012-13
8. Stephen Curry 31.46 2015-16
9. Michael Jordan* 31.18 1989-90
10. Michael Jordan* 31.14 1988-89
11. LeBron James 31.11 2009-10
12. Anthony Davis 30.81 2014-15
13. LeBron James 30.74 2011-12
14. David Robinson* 30.66 1993-94
15. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.65 1999-00
16. Russell Westbrook 30.63 2016-17
17. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.55 1998-99
18. Dwyane Wade 30.36 2008-09
19. Tracy McGrady* 30.27 2002-03
20. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.23 2000-01
21. Chris Paul 29.96 2008-09
22. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.94 1971-72
23. James Harden 29.83 2017-18
24. Kevin Durant 29.82 2013-14
25. Michael Jordan* 29.78 1986-87
26. Michael Jordan* 29.70 1992-93
27. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.68 2001-02
28. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.49 2002-03
29. Kevin Garnett 29.44 2003-04
30. David Robinson* 29.41 1995-96
31. Michael Jordan* 29.35 1995-96
32. LeBron James 29.30 2013-14
33. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.22 1977-78
34. LeBron James 29.14 2007-08
35. David Robinson* 29.13 1994-95
36. Stephen Curry 29.11 2018-19
37. Russell Westbrook 29.06 2014-15
38. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.95 1970-71
39. Charles Barkley* 28.93 1990-91
40. Dwyane Wade 28.91 2006-07
41. Anthony Davis 28.91 2017-18
42. Karl Malone* 28.90 1996-97
43. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.79 1997-98
44. George Mikan* 28.75 1953-54
45. LeBron James 28.73 2018-19
46. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.62 1964-65
47. LeBron James 28.59 2017-18
48. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.59 1994-95
49. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.53 1993-94
50. Anthony Davis 28.52 2018-19
51. George Mikan* 28.51 1952-53
52. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.45 1972-73
53. Chris Paul 28.31 2007-08
54. Kevin Durant 28.29 2012-13
55. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.26 1965-66
56. Stephen Curry 28.25 2017-18
57. Elgin Baylor* 28.24 1960-61
58. Kevin Garnett 28.20 2004-05
59. Bob Pettit* 28.20 1958-59
60. Kevin Durant 28.17 2015-16
61. Bob Pettit* 28.07 1956-57
62. Dirk Nowitzki 28.06 2005-06
63. LeBron James 28.06 2005-06
64. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.04 1959-60
65. Dwyane Wade 28.02 2009-10
66. Stephen Curry 27.98 2014-15
67. Kobe Bryant 27.97 2005-06
68. Karl Malone* 27.92 1997-98
69. David Robinson* 27.85 1997-98
70. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.80 1976-77
71. Wilt Chamberlain* 27.77 1960-61
72. Larry Bird* 27.77 1987-88
73. Michael Jordan* 27.76 1996-97
74. Michael Jordan* 27.75 1991-92
75. Oscar Robertson* 27.64 1963-64
76. Dwyane Wade 27.63 2005-06
77. Dirk Nowitzki 27.60 2006-07
78. Kevin Durant 27.59 2016-17
79. Charles Barkley* 27.58 1987-88
80. Russell Westbrook 27.58 2015-16
81. Amar'e Stoudemire 27.57 2007-08
82. Kawhi Leonard 27.55 2016-17
83. LeBron James 27.55 2015-16
84. Anthony Davis 27.51 2016-17
85. David Robinson* 27.51 1991-92
86. David Robinson* 27.43 1990-91
87. James Harden 27.37 2016-17
88. Bob Pettit* 27.34 1955-56
89. Hakeem Olajuwon* 27.31 1992-93
90. Giannis Antetokounmpo 27.30 2017-18
91. LeBron James 27.27 2010-11
92. Montrezl Harrell 27.26 2018-19
93. Karl Malone* 27.24 1989-90
94. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.21 1975-76
95. Shaquille O'Neal* 27.12 1996-97
96. Charles Barkley* 27.11 1989-90
97. Karl Malone* 27.09 1999-00
98. Tim Duncan 27.06 2003-04
99. Chris Paul 27.04 2011-12
100. Tim Duncan 27.04 2004-05
101. LeBron James 27.04 2016-17
102. Magic Johnson* 27.03 1986-87
103. Tim Duncan 27.01 2001-02
104. Charles Barkley* 26.96 1988-89
105. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.95 2004-05
106. Tim Duncan 26.93 2002-03
107. Magic Johnson* 26.92 1988-89
108. Kevin Love 26.90 2013-14
109. Kevin Garnett 26.81 2005-06
110. Moses Malone* 26.77 1981-82
111. Nikola Jokic 26.70 2018-19
112. James Harden 26.70 2014-15
113. Oscar Robertson* 26.68 1964-65
114. Amar'e Stoudemire 26.64 2004-05
115. Elgin Baylor* 26.63 1962-63
116. Neil Johnston* 26.62 1956-57
117. Magic Johnson* 26.60 1989-90
118. Elton Brand 26.55 2005-06
119. Larry Bird* 26.54 1984-85
120. Elgin Baylor* 26.52 1961-62
121. Wilt Chamberlain* 26.51 1966-67
122. Isaiah Thomas 26.50 2016-17
123. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.49 2018-19
124. Anthony Davis 26.47 2013-14
125. Yao Ming* 26.46 2006-07
126. George Mikan* 26.46 1951-52
127. Domantas Sabonis 26.38 2018-19
128. Chris Paul 26.38 2012-13
129. Nikola Vucevic 26.38 2018-19
130. Kemba Walker 26.38 2018-19
131. Larry Bird* 26.38 1986-87
132. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.38 1995-96
133. Kevin Garnett 26.37 2002-03
134. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 26.36 1974-75
135. David Robinson* 26.35 1989-90
136. Nikola Jokic 26.34 2016-17
137. Dwyane Wade 26.31 2011-12
138. Walt Bellamy* 26.30 1961-62
139. Bob Pettit* 26.26 1957-58
140. Chris Paul 26.24 2015-16
141. Chris Paul 26.22 2016-17
142. Karl Malone* 26.21 1992-93
143. Kevin Durant 26.20 2011-12
144. Kobe Bryant 26.17 2002-03
145. Kevin Durant 26.16 2009-10
146. Kevin Durant 26.14 2018-19
147. DeMarcus Cousins 26.12 2013-14
148. Tim Duncan 26.10 2006-07
149. Dirk Nowitzki 26.07 2004-05
150. Dwight Howard 26.06 2010-11
151. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.06 2016-17
152. Kobe Bryant 26.05 2006-07
153. Kawhi Leonard 26.03 2015-16
154. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.98 1994-95
155. Chris Paul 25.98 2014-15
156. Karl Malone* 25.97 1995-96
157. Kevin Durant 25.96 2017-18
158. Oscar Robertson* 25.96 1961-62
159. LeBron James 25.94 2014-15
160. Karl-Anthony Towns 25.93 2016-17
161. Chris Paul 25.92 2013-14
162. Julius Erving* 25.91 1981-82
163. Oscar Robertson* 25.90 1960-61
164. Allen Iverson* 25.90 2005-06
165. Charles Barkley* 25.90 1992-93
166. Neil Johnston* 25.89 1952-53
167. Michael Jordan* 25.85 1984-85
168. Patrick Ewing* 25.77 1989-90
169. Bob McAdoo* 25.76 1974-75
170. DeMarcus Cousins 25.75 2016-17
171. Alonzo Mourning* 25.75 1999-00
172. LeBron James 25.67 2004-05
173. Hassan Whiteside 25.65 2015-16
174. Yao Ming* 25.65 2005-06
175. Russell Westbrook 25.62 2018-19
176. Larry Bird* 25.61 1985-86
177. Karl Malone* 25.60 1998-99
178. Neil Johnston* 25.60 1953-54
179. Dwyane Wade 25.57 2010-11
180. Dirk Nowitzki 25.55 2002-03
181. Grant Hill* 25.54 1996-97
182. Paul Arizin* 25.53 1951-52
183. Oscar Robertson* 25.52 1966-67
184. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.52 1995-96
185. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.48 1980-81
186. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.47 1978-79
187. Joel Embiid 25.43 2018-19
188. Neil Johnston* 25.41 1954-55
189. Damian Lillard 25.39 2018-19
190. Dolph Schayes* 25.39 1952-53
191. Dwight Howard 25.37 2008-09
192. Karl Malone* 25.37 1991-92
193. Kevin Love 25.36 2011-12
194. Julius Erving* 25.36 1979-80
195. John Drew 25.31 1975-76
196. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.30 1979-80
197. James Harden 25.30 2015-16
198. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.29 1993-94
199. Tracy McGrady* 25.28 2003-04
200. Kevin Garnett 25.25 2007-08
201. Bob Pettit* 25.24 1960-61
202. Terrell Brandon 25.24 1995-96
203. Michael Jordan* 25.24 1997-98
204. DeMarcus Cousins 25.22 2014-15
205. Bernard King* 25.21 1984-85
206. Robert Parish* 25.20 1980-81
207. Tiny Archibald* 25.19 1972-73
208. Charles Barkley* 25.18 1994-95
209. Elgin Baylor* 25.17 1959-60
210. Oscar Robertson* 25.17 1965-66
211. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.17 1988-89
212. Damian Lillard 25.16 2017-18
213. Jimmy Butler 25.14 2016-17
214. Moses Malone* 25.12 1982-83
215. Tracy McGrady* 25.11 2001-02
216. Moses Malone* 25.08 1980-81
217. Neil Johnston* 25.08 1955-56
218. Karl Malone* 25.08 1994-95
219. Charles Barkley* 25.07 1986-87
220. Julius Erving* 25.07 1980-81
221. Magic Johnson* 25.05 1990-91
222. LaMarcus Aldridge 25.04 2017-18
223. Chris Bosh 25.04 2009-10
224. Anthony Davis 25.02 2015-16
225. Vince Carter 25.01 2000-01
226. Jerry West* 24.97 1964-65
227. Bob Pettit* 24.97 1962-63
228. Kyrie Irving 24.96 2017-18
229. Karl-Anthony Towns 24.95 2017-18
230. Walt Bellamy* 24.93 1962-63
231. David Robinson* 24.91 1998-99
232. Tracy McGrady* 24.88 2000-01
233. Karl Malone* 24.83 1990-91
234. Bill Walton* 24.83 1977-78
235. Tim Duncan 24.78 1999-00
236. Bob Lanier* 24.78 1977-78
237. Charles Barkley* 24.76 1995-96
238. Carmelo Anthony 24.75 2012-13
239. Arvydas Sabonis* 24.74 1995-96
240. Russell Westbrook 24.74 2017-18
241. Brook Lopez 24.73 2012-13
242. James Harden 24.72 2018-19
243. Wilt Chamberlain* 24.71 1967-68
244. Tim Duncan 24.71 2009-10
245. Karl Malone* 24.70 2000-01
246. George Gervin* 24.68 1977-78
247. Chris Webber 24.66 2000-01
248. Bob McAdoo* 24.65 1973-74
249. Adrian Dantley* 24.64 1983-84
250. Stephen Curry 24.64 2016-17

ABA Leaders

ABA Leaders Table
Rank Player PER Season
1. Connie Hawkins* 29.74 1968-69
2. Connie Hawkins* 28.78 1967-68
3. Julius Erving* 28.68 1975-76
4. Spencer Haywood* 28.00 1969-70
5. Julius Erving* 27.66 1972-73
6. Artis Gilmore* 26.58 1971-72
7. Julius Erving* 26.18 1974-75
8. Red Robbins 25.73 1967-68
9. Julius Erving* 25.69 1973-74
10. Zelmo Beaty* 25.22 1970-71
11. George McGinnis* 25.13 1974-75
12. Dan Issel* 25.00 1970-71
13. Rick Barry* 24.87 1969-70
14. Billy Cunningham* 24.73 1972-73
15. Jimmy Jones 24.66 1968-69
16. Zelmo Beaty* 24.62 1971-72
17. Artis Gilmore* 24.10 1972-73
18. Jim McDaniels 24.07 1971-72
19. Julius Erving* 23.95 1971-72
20. Donnie Freeman 23.85 1971-72
21. John Beasley 23.78 1967-68
22. Larry Jones 23.54 1968-69
23. Artis Gilmore* 23.45 1975-76
24. Dan Issel* 23.34 1971-72
25. Donnie Freeman 22.75 1969-70
26. George McGinnis* 22.67 1972-73
27. Rick Barry* 22.63 1970-71
28. Artis Gilmore* 22.59 1974-75
29. Mel Daniels* 22.45 1967-68
30. Dan Issel* 22.40 1972-73
31. John Brisker 22.27 1969-70
32. Mel Daniels* 21.88 1970-71
33. Dan Issel* 21.82 1975-76
34. John Brisker 21.77 1970-71
35. Rick Barry* 21.76 1971-72
36. George Gervin* 21.75 1973-74
37. Mel Daniels* 21.72 1968-69
38. Billy Paultz 21.71 1972-73
39. Marvin Barnes 21.55 1975-76
40. Cliff Hagan* 21.52 1967-68
41. George McGinnis* 21.51 1973-74
42. Bob Netolicky 21.41 1967-68
43. Mel Daniels* 21.35 1971-72
44. Larry Jones 21.35 1967-68
45. Doug Moe 21.20 1967-68
46. James Silas 21.16 1975-76
47. Billy Knight 21.13 1975-76
48. Larry Jones 21.13 1969-70
49. Charlie Scott* 21.08 1971-72
50. David Thompson* 21.08 1975-76
51. Red Robbins 21.08 1969-70
52. Donnie Freeman 21.03 1968-69
53. Jim Eakins 21.01 1968-69
54. Roger Brown* 20.93 1968-69
55. Marvin Barnes 20.84 1974-75
56. Warren Jabali 20.78 1972-73
57. Levern Tart 20.75 1969-70
58. Willie Wise 20.70 1971-72
59. Artis Gilmore* 20.68 1973-74
60. Dan Issel* 20.66 1973-74
61. Roger Brown* 20.63 1969-70
62. Swen Nater 20.63 1973-74
63. Donnie Freeman 20.62 1970-71
64. Willie Somerset 20.48 1967-68
65. Cincinnatus Powell 20.46 1967-68
66. George Gervin* 20.44 1974-75
67. Arthur Becker 20.38 1967-68
68. Mike Lewis 20.26 1969-70
69. Willie Wise 20.12 1973-74
70. Skip Thoren 20.10 1968-69
71. Goose Ligon 20.09 1967-68
72. Ralph Simpson 20.01 1971-72
73. Mel Daniels* 19.97 1969-70
74. George Gervin* 19.96 1975-76
75. Trooper Washington 19.88 1967-68
76. John Brisker 19.88 1971-72
77. Mike Green 19.80 1973-74
78. Bill McGill 19.69 1968-69
79. Dave Robisch 19.66 1971-72
80. Gary Bradds 19.65 1968-69
81. Ray Scott 19.60 1970-71
82. Moses Malone* 19.59 1974-75
83. Mack Calvin 19.59 1972-73
84. Ralph Simpson 19.57 1972-73
85. John Beasley 19.56 1968-69
86. Red Robbins 19.47 1968-69
87. Travis Grant 19.46 1974-75
88. Donald Sidle 19.45 1969-70
89. Byron Beck 19.43 1968-69
90. Dave Robisch 19.41 1974-75
91. Cincinnatus Powell 19.41 1968-69
92. Tom Owens 19.40 1974-75
93. Bobby Jones 19.37 1974-75
94. Jimmy Jones 19.35 1969-70
95. Swen Nater 19.35 1974-75
96. Manny Leaks 19.34 1969-70
97. Jesse Branson 19.30 1967-68
98. Mel Daniels* 19.27 1972-73
99. George Thompson 19.24 1971-72
100. Randy Denton 19.22 1972-73
101. Caldwell Jones 19.22 1974-75
102. Mack Calvin 19.20 1974-75
103. Dave Robisch 19.20 1972-73
104. Bob Verga 19.18 1970-71
105. Jim Eakins 19.18 1972-73
106. Mack Calvin 19.16 1970-71
107. Bob Netolicky 19.15 1969-70
108. John Beasley 19.12 1969-70
109. Neil Johnson 19.11 1970-71
110. Bob Netolicky 19.08 1968-69
111. Bob Verga 19.07 1969-70
112. Jim Eakins 18.96 1973-74
113. Bobby Jones 18.95 1975-76
114. George Thompson 18.91 1973-74
115. Ron Boone 18.87 1972-73
116. Gene Moore 18.83 1968-69
117. Louie Dampier* 18.82 1968-69
118. Charlie Scott* 18.80 1970-71
119. Willie Wise 18.77 1972-73
120. Mike Green 18.76 1974-75
121. Stew Johnson 18.70 1968-69
122. Art Heyman 18.70 1967-68
123. Tony Jackson 18.65 1967-68
124. Billy Paultz 18.63 1975-76
125. Larry Cannon 18.61 1970-71
126. Byron Beck 18.55 1967-68
127. Mack Calvin 18.53 1973-74
128. Cincinnatus Powell 18.50 1969-70
129. Billy Knight 18.49 1974-75
130. Randy Denton 18.49 1973-74
131. Willie Murrell 18.48 1967-68
132. Dave Robisch 18.47 1973-74
133. Louie Dampier* 18.45 1969-70
134. Ron Boone 18.42 1974-75
135. Dan Anderson 18.36 1967-68
136. John Beasley 18.25 1970-71
137. Billy Paultz 18.24 1973-74
138. Jim Hadnot 18.19 1967-68
139. Ben Warley 18.19 1967-68
140. Mack Calvin 18.17 1971-72
141. Mike Lewis 18.16 1970-71
142. Warren Davis 18.09 1967-68
143. Steve Jones 18.04 1970-71
144. Jimmy Jones 18.03 1973-74
145. Tom Owens 18.03 1973-74
146. Willie Wise 18.01 1969-70
147. Les Hunter 18.00 1967-68
148. Bruce Spraggins 18.00 1967-68
149. Julian Hammond 17.94 1970-71
150. Zelmo Beaty* 17.94 1972-73
151. Larry Jones 17.90 1971-72
152. Stephen Chubin 17.90 1967-68
153. Bob Bedell 17.74 1967-68
154. Randy Denton 17.69 1971-72
155. Caldwell Jones 17.69 1973-74
156. George Thompson 17.67 1972-73
157. Wayne Hightower 17.66 1967-68
158. Larry Jones 17.56 1970-71
159. Mike Green 17.53 1975-76
160. Manny Leaks 17.49 1970-71
161. Roger Brown* 17.48 1967-68
162. George McGinnis* 17.44 1971-72
163. Donald Sidle 17.44 1970-71
164. Goose Ligon 17.42 1969-70
165. Wendell Ladner 17.39 1970-71
166. Jimmy Jones 17.38 1970-71
167. Gene Moore 17.37 1969-70
168. Bob Verga 17.35 1968-69
169. Levern Tart 17.34 1967-68
170. Ralph Simpson 17.34 1974-75
171. Willie Wise 17.30 1970-71
172. Freddie Lewis 17.30 1967-68
173. Freddie Lewis 17.30 1974-75
174. Ron Boone 17.28 1975-76
175. Billy Paultz 17.22 1970-71
176. Warren Jabali 17.21 1968-69
177. James Silas 17.20 1974-75
178. Zelmo Beaty* 17.19 1973-74
179. Brian Taylor 17.17 1975-76
180. Cincinnatus Powell 17.15 1970-71
181. Lee Davis 17.14 1972-73
182. Roger Brown* 17.07 1970-71
183. Byron Beck 17.05 1971-72
184. Warren Davis 17.04 1969-70
185. Larry Kenon 17.03 1974-75
186. Darel Carrier 17.03 1969-70
187. Roger Brown* 16.96 1971-72
188. Lee Davis 16.96 1974-75
189. George Stone 16.95 1970-71
190. Wil Jones 16.94 1970-71
191. George Thompson 16.92 1970-71
192. Trooper Washington 16.89 1968-69
193. Dan Issel* 16.88 1974-75
194. Charles Edge 16.84 1973-74
195. Darel Carrier 16.84 1968-69
196. Louie Dampier* 16.82 1974-75
197. Byron Beck 16.82 1969-70
198. Doug Moe 16.77 1968-69
199. Stew Johnson 16.76 1973-74
200. Arthur Becker 16.72 1970-71
201. Louie Dampier* 16.70 1967-68
202. Bob Netolicky 16.69 1970-71
203. Jim Chones 16.67 1973-74
204. Don Buse 16.67 1975-76
205. George Stone 16.65 1968-69
206. Larry Kenon 16.62 1975-76
207. Bill Melchionni 16.61 1971-72
208. Doug Moe 16.57 1969-70
209. Ron Boone 16.54 1970-71
210. Ron Boone 16.53 1973-74
211. Ted McClain 16.51 1973-74
212. Chuck Williams 16.50 1972-73
213. Mike Lewis 16.50 1971-72
214. Donald Sidle 16.50 1968-69
215. Darel Carrier 16.46 1967-68
216. Jackie Moreland 16.44 1967-68
217. Maurice Lucas 16.44 1974-75
218. Steve Jones 16.41 1969-70
219. George Carter 16.38 1970-71
220. Bob Netolicky 16.37 1972-73
221. Walter Simon 16.37 1968-69
222. Billy Paultz 16.33 1974-75
223. Willie Somerset 16.33 1968-69
224. Red Robbins 16.30 1971-72
225. Rich Jones 16.25 1972-73
226. Warren Davis 16.12 1968-69
227. Stew Johnson 16.11 1972-73
228. Mel Daniels* 16.10 1974-75
229. Les Hunter 16.07 1968-69
230. Ronald Franz 16.07 1968-69
231. Goo Kennedy 16.06 1972-73
232. Freddie Lewis 16.05 1970-71
233. Bob Netolicky 16.05 1973-74
234. Brian Taylor 16.05 1974-75
235. Byron Beck 16.04 1972-73
236. Trooper Washington 16.00 1969-70
237. Glen Combs 15.97 1969-70
238. Bill Keller 15.88 1972-73
239. Red Robbins 15.88 1974-75
240. Julian Hammond 15.87 1969-70
241. Collis Jones 15.86 1974-75
242. Mel Daniels* 15.84 1973-74
243. Byron Beck 15.82 1973-74
244. Darnell Hillman 15.82 1974-75
245. Warren Jabali 15.82 1973-74
246. Gene Moore 15.80 1972-73
247. Gene Littles 15.80 1972-73
248. Freddie Lewis 15.79 1968-69
249. Goose Ligon 15.79 1970-71
250. Dave Robisch 15.77 1975-76

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