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

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NBA/ABA Leaders

NBA/ABA Leaders Table
Rank Player PER Season
1. Joel Embiid 34.32 2023-24
2. Nikola Jokić 32.85 2021-22
3. Wilt Chamberlain* 32.08 1961-62
4. Giannis Antetokounmpo 32.05 2021-22
5. Giannis Antetokounmpo 31.86 2019-20
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.82 1962-63
7. Michael Jordan* 31.71 1987-88
8. LeBron James 31.67 2008-09
9. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.63 1963-64
10. Michael Jordan* 31.63 1990-91
11. LeBron James 31.59 2012-13
12. Nikola Jokić 31.51 2022-23
13. Stephen Curry 31.46 2015-16
14. Nikola Jokić 31.45 2023-24
15. Joel Embiid 31.39 2022-23
16. Nikola Jokić 31.28 2020-21
17. Michael Jordan* 31.18 1989-90
18. Joel Embiid 31.16 2021-22
19. Michael Jordan* 31.14 1988-89
20. LeBron James 31.10 2009-10
21. Giannis Antetokounmpo 30.89 2018-19
22. Anthony Davis 30.81 2014-15
23. LeBron James 30.74 2011-12
24. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 30.68 2023-24
25. David Robinson* 30.66 1993-94
26. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.65 1999-00
27. Russell Westbrook 30.63 2016-17
28. James Harden 30.57 2018-19
29. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.55 1998-99
30. Dwyane Wade* 30.36 2008-09
31. Tracy McGrady* 30.27 2002-03
32. Anthony Davis 30.26 2018-19
33. Joel Embiid 30.26 2020-21
34. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.23 2000-01
35. Chris Paul 29.96 2008-09
36. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.94 1971-72
37. James Harden 29.83 2017-18
38. Kevin Durant 29.82 2013-14
39. Michael Jordan* 29.78 1986-87
40. Connie Hawkins* 29.74 1968-69
41. Michael Jordan* 29.70 1992-93
42. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.70 2023-24
43. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.68 2001-02
44. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.49 2002-03
45. Kevin Garnett* 29.44 2003-04
46. David Robinson* 29.41 1995-96
47. Michael Jordan* 29.35 1995-96
48. LeBron James 29.30 2013-14
49. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.22 1977-78
50. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.18 2020-21
51. LeBron James 29.14 2007-08
52. David Robinson* 29.13 1994-95
53. James Harden 29.08 2019-20
54. Russell Westbrook 29.06 2014-15
55. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.01 2022-23
56. George Mikan* 29.00 1953-54
57. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.95 1970-71
58. Charles Barkley* 28.93 1990-91
59. Dwyane Wade* 28.91 2006-07
60. Anthony Davis 28.91 2017-18
61. Karl Malone* 28.90 1996-97
62. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.79 1997-98
63. Connie Hawkins* 28.78 1967-68
64. Luka Dončić 28.69 2022-23
65. Julius Erving* 28.68 1975-76
66. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.62 1964-65
67. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.59 1994-95
68. LeBron James 28.58 2017-18
69. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.53 1993-94
70. George Mikan* 28.47 1952-53
71. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.45 1972-73
72. Luka Dončić 28.32 2023-24
73. Bob Pettit* 28.31 1956-57
74. Chris Paul 28.31 2007-08
75. Kevin Durant 28.29 2012-13
76. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.26 1965-66
77. Stephen Curry 28.24 2017-18
78. Elgin Baylor* 28.24 1960-61
79. Kevin Garnett* 28.20 2004-05
80. Bob Pettit* 28.20 1958-59
81. Kevin Durant 28.17 2015-16
82. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.08 1959-60
83. Dirk Nowitzki* 28.06 2005-06
84. LeBron James 28.06 2005-06
85. Dwyane Wade* 28.02 2009-10
86. Spencer Haywood* 28.00 1969-70
87. Stephen Curry 27.98 2014-15
88. Kobe Bryant* 27.97 2005-06
89. Karl Malone* 27.92 1997-98
90. David Robinson* 27.85 1997-98
91. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.80 1976-77
92. Wilt Chamberlain* 27.77 1960-61
93. Anthony Davis 27.77 2022-23
94. Larry Bird* 27.77 1987-88
95. Michael Jordan* 27.76 1996-97
96. Michael Jordan* 27.75 1991-92
97. Julius Erving* 27.66 1972-73
98. Oscar Robertson* 27.64 1963-64
99. Dwyane Wade* 27.63 2005-06
100. Dirk Nowitzki* 27.60 2006-07
101. Kevin Durant 27.59 2016-17
102. Charles Barkley* 27.58 1987-88
103. Jimmy Butler 27.58 2022-23
104. Luka Dončić 27.58 2019-20
105. Russell Westbrook 27.58 2015-16
106. Amar'e Stoudemire 27.57 2007-08
107. Kawhi Leonard 27.55 2016-17
108. LeBron James 27.55 2015-16
109. Anthony Davis 27.51 2016-17
110. David Robinson* 27.51 1991-92
111. Anthony Davis 27.44 2019-20
112. David Robinson* 27.43 1990-91
113. Bob Pettit* 27.38 1955-56
114. James Harden 27.37 2016-17
115. Hakeem Olajuwon* 27.31 1992-93
116. Giannis Antetokounmpo 27.30 2017-18
117. LeBron James 27.27 2010-11
118. Karl Malone* 27.24 1989-90
119. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.21 1975-76
120. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 27.20 2022-23
121. Shaquille O'Neal* 27.12 1996-97
122. Charles Barkley* 27.11 1989-90
123. Karl Malone* 27.09 1999-00
124. Zion Williamson 27.09 2020-21
125. Tim Duncan* 27.06 2003-04
126. Chris Paul 27.04 2011-12
127. Tim Duncan* 27.04 2004-05
128. LeBron James 27.04 2016-17
129. Magic Johnson* 27.03 1986-87
130. Tim Duncan* 27.01 2001-02
131. Charles Barkley* 26.96 1988-89
132. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.95 2004-05
133. Tim Duncan* 26.93 2002-03
134. Magic Johnson* 26.92 1988-89
135. Damian Lillard 26.92 2019-20
136. Kevin Love 26.90 2013-14
137. Neil Johnston* 26.85 1956-57
138. Kawhi Leonard 26.85 2019-20
139. Kevin Garnett* 26.81 2005-06
140. Elgin Baylor* 26.80 1961-62
141. Moses Malone* 26.77 1981-82
142. Damian Lillard 26.72 2022-23
143. James Harden 26.70 2014-15
144. Oscar Robertson* 26.68 1964-65
145. Amar'e Stoudemire 26.64 2004-05
146. George Mikan* 26.63 1951-52
147. Elgin Baylor* 26.63 1962-63
148. Magic Johnson* 26.60 1989-90
149. Artis Gilmore* 26.58 1971-72
150. Walt Bellamy* 26.58 1961-62
151. Elton Brand 26.55 2005-06
152. Larry Bird* 26.54 1984-85
153. Wilt Chamberlain* 26.51 1966-67
154. Jimmy Butler 26.51 2020-21
155. Isaiah Thomas 26.50 2016-17
156. Karl-Anthony Towns 26.48 2019-20
157. Anthony Davis 26.47 2013-14
158. Yao Ming* 26.46 2006-07
159. Chris Paul 26.38 2012-13
160. Larry Bird* 26.38 1986-87
161. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.38 1995-96
162. Kevin Garnett* 26.37 2002-03
163. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 26.36 1974-75
164. David Robinson* 26.35 1989-90
165. Nikola Jokić 26.34 2016-17
166. Karl-Anthony Towns 26.32 2018-19
167. Nikola Jokić 26.31 2018-19
168. Dwyane Wade* 26.31 2011-12
169. Stephen Curry 26.28 2020-21
170. Bob Pettit* 26.26 1957-58
171. Chris Paul 26.24 2015-16
172. Oscar Robertson* 26.23 1961-62
173. Chris Paul 26.22 2016-17
174. Karl Malone* 26.21 1992-93
175. Kevin Durant 26.20 2011-12
176. Julius Erving* 26.18 1974-75
177. LeBron James 26.17 2021-22
178. Kobe Bryant* 26.17 2002-03
179. Kevin Durant 26.16 2009-10
180. Joel Embiid 26.14 2018-19
181. DeMarcus Cousins 26.12 2013-14
182. Tim Duncan* 26.10 2006-07
183. Dirk Nowitzki* 26.07 2004-05
184. Dwight Howard 26.06 2010-11
185. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.06 2016-17
186. Kobe Bryant* 26.05 2006-07
187. Kawhi Leonard 26.03 2015-16
188. Kawhi Leonard 26.01 2020-21
189. Neil Johnston* 25.99 1954-55
190. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.98 1994-95
191. Chris Paul 25.98 2014-15
192. Karl Malone* 25.97 1995-96
193. Kevin Durant 25.96 2017-18
194. LeBron James 25.94 2014-15
195. Karl-Anthony Towns 25.93 2016-17
196. Chris Paul 25.92 2013-14
197. Julius Erving* 25.91 1981-82
198. Oscar Robertson* 25.90 1960-61
199. Allen Iverson* 25.90 2005-06
200. Charles Barkley* 25.90 1992-93
201. Kevin Durant 25.88 2022-23
202. Neil Johnston* 25.86 1952-53
203. Michael Jordan* 25.85 1984-85
204. Kawhi Leonard 25.82 2018-19
205. Neil Johnston* 25.82 1953-54
206. Patrick Ewing* 25.77 1989-90
207. Bob McAdoo* 25.76 1974-75
208. DeMarcus Cousins 25.75 2016-17
209. Joel Embiid 25.75 2019-20
210. Alonzo Mourning* 25.75 1999-00
211. Red Robbins 25.73 1967-68
212. Anthony Davis 25.72 2023-24
213. Julius Erving* 25.69 1973-74
214. Paul Arizin* 25.69 1951-52
215. LeBron James 25.67 2004-05
216. Hassan Whiteside 25.65 2015-16
217. Yao Ming* 25.65 2005-06
218. Kevin Durant 25.61 2021-22
219. Larry Bird* 25.61 1985-86
220. Damian Lillard 25.61 2020-21
221. Karl Malone* 25.60 1998-99
222. LeBron James 25.58 2018-19
223. Dwyane Wade* 25.57 2010-11
224. Dirk Nowitzki* 25.55 2002-03
225. Grant Hill* 25.54 1996-97
226. Oscar Robertson* 25.52 1966-67
227. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.52 1995-96
228. LeBron James 25.49 2019-20
229. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.48 1980-81
230. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.46 1978-79
231. Nikola Vučević 25.45 2018-19
232. Trae Young 25.41 2021-22
233. Dwight Howard 25.37 2008-09
234. Karl Malone* 25.37 1991-92
235. Kevin Love 25.36 2011-12
236. Julius Erving* 25.36 1979-80
237. Dolph Schayes* 25.36 1952-53
238. Tyrese Haliburton 25.32 2023-24
239. John Drew 25.31 1975-76
240. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.30 1979-80
241. James Harden 25.30 2015-16
242. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.29 1993-94
243. Tracy McGrady* 25.28 2003-04
244. Luka Dončić 25.26 2020-21
245. Kevin Garnett* 25.25 2007-08
246. Bob Pettit* 25.24 1960-61
247. Terrell Brandon 25.24 1995-96
248. Michael Jordan* 25.24 1997-98
249. DeMarcus Cousins 25.22 2014-15
250. Zelmo Beaty* 25.22 1970-71

NBA Leaders

NBA Leaders Table
Rank Player PER Season
1. Joel Embiid 34.32 2023-24
2. Nikola Jokić 32.85 2021-22
3. Wilt Chamberlain* 32.08 1961-62
4. Giannis Antetokounmpo 32.05 2021-22
5. Giannis Antetokounmpo 31.86 2019-20
6. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.82 1962-63
7. Michael Jordan* 31.71 1987-88
8. LeBron James 31.67 2008-09
9. Wilt Chamberlain* 31.63 1963-64
10. Michael Jordan* 31.63 1990-91
11. LeBron James 31.59 2012-13
12. Nikola Jokić 31.51 2022-23
13. Stephen Curry 31.46 2015-16
14. Nikola Jokić 31.45 2023-24
15. Joel Embiid 31.39 2022-23
16. Nikola Jokić 31.28 2020-21
17. Michael Jordan* 31.18 1989-90
18. Joel Embiid 31.16 2021-22
19. Michael Jordan* 31.14 1988-89
20. LeBron James 31.10 2009-10
21. Giannis Antetokounmpo 30.89 2018-19
22. Anthony Davis 30.81 2014-15
23. LeBron James 30.74 2011-12
24. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 30.68 2023-24
25. David Robinson* 30.66 1993-94
26. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.65 1999-00
27. Russell Westbrook 30.63 2016-17
28. James Harden 30.57 2018-19
29. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.55 1998-99
30. Dwyane Wade* 30.36 2008-09
31. Tracy McGrady* 30.27 2002-03
32. Anthony Davis 30.26 2018-19
33. Joel Embiid 30.26 2020-21
34. Shaquille O'Neal* 30.23 2000-01
35. Chris Paul 29.96 2008-09
36. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.94 1971-72
37. James Harden 29.83 2017-18
38. Kevin Durant 29.82 2013-14
39. Michael Jordan* 29.78 1986-87
40. Michael Jordan* 29.70 1992-93
41. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.70 2023-24
42. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.68 2001-02
43. Shaquille O'Neal* 29.49 2002-03
44. Kevin Garnett* 29.44 2003-04
45. David Robinson* 29.41 1995-96
46. Michael Jordan* 29.35 1995-96
47. LeBron James 29.30 2013-14
48. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 29.22 1977-78
49. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.18 2020-21
50. LeBron James 29.14 2007-08
51. David Robinson* 29.13 1994-95
52. James Harden 29.08 2019-20
53. Russell Westbrook 29.06 2014-15
54. Giannis Antetokounmpo 29.01 2022-23
55. George Mikan* 29.00 1953-54
56. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.95 1970-71
57. Charles Barkley* 28.93 1990-91
58. Dwyane Wade* 28.91 2006-07
59. Anthony Davis 28.91 2017-18
60. Karl Malone* 28.90 1996-97
61. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.79 1997-98
62. Luka Dončić 28.69 2022-23
63. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.62 1964-65
64. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.59 1994-95
65. LeBron James 28.58 2017-18
66. Shaquille O'Neal* 28.53 1993-94
67. George Mikan* 28.47 1952-53
68. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 28.45 1972-73
69. Luka Dončić 28.32 2023-24
70. Bob Pettit* 28.31 1956-57
71. Chris Paul 28.31 2007-08
72. Kevin Durant 28.29 2012-13
73. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.26 1965-66
74. Stephen Curry 28.24 2017-18
75. Elgin Baylor* 28.24 1960-61
76. Kevin Garnett* 28.20 2004-05
77. Bob Pettit* 28.20 1958-59
78. Kevin Durant 28.17 2015-16
79. Wilt Chamberlain* 28.08 1959-60
80. Dirk Nowitzki* 28.06 2005-06
81. LeBron James 28.06 2005-06
82. Dwyane Wade* 28.02 2009-10
83. Stephen Curry 27.98 2014-15
84. Kobe Bryant* 27.97 2005-06
85. Karl Malone* 27.92 1997-98
86. David Robinson* 27.85 1997-98
87. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.80 1976-77
88. Wilt Chamberlain* 27.77 1960-61
89. Anthony Davis 27.77 2022-23
90. Larry Bird* 27.77 1987-88
91. Michael Jordan* 27.76 1996-97
92. Michael Jordan* 27.75 1991-92
93. Oscar Robertson* 27.64 1963-64
94. Dwyane Wade* 27.63 2005-06
95. Dirk Nowitzki* 27.60 2006-07
96. Kevin Durant 27.59 2016-17
97. Charles Barkley* 27.58 1987-88
98. Jimmy Butler 27.58 2022-23
99. Luka Dončić 27.58 2019-20
100. Russell Westbrook 27.58 2015-16
101. Amar'e Stoudemire 27.57 2007-08
102. Kawhi Leonard 27.55 2016-17
103. LeBron James 27.55 2015-16
104. Anthony Davis 27.51 2016-17
105. David Robinson* 27.51 1991-92
106. Anthony Davis 27.44 2019-20
107. David Robinson* 27.43 1990-91
108. Bob Pettit* 27.38 1955-56
109. James Harden 27.37 2016-17
110. Hakeem Olajuwon* 27.31 1992-93
111. Giannis Antetokounmpo 27.30 2017-18
112. LeBron James 27.27 2010-11
113. Karl Malone* 27.24 1989-90
114. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 27.21 1975-76
115. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 27.20 2022-23
116. Shaquille O'Neal* 27.12 1996-97
117. Charles Barkley* 27.11 1989-90
118. Karl Malone* 27.09 1999-00
119. Zion Williamson 27.09 2020-21
120. Tim Duncan* 27.06 2003-04
121. Chris Paul 27.04 2011-12
122. Tim Duncan* 27.04 2004-05
123. LeBron James 27.04 2016-17
124. Magic Johnson* 27.03 1986-87
125. Tim Duncan* 27.01 2001-02
126. Charles Barkley* 26.96 1988-89
127. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.95 2004-05
128. Tim Duncan* 26.93 2002-03
129. Magic Johnson* 26.92 1988-89
130. Damian Lillard 26.92 2019-20
131. Kevin Love 26.90 2013-14
132. Neil Johnston* 26.85 1956-57
133. Kawhi Leonard 26.85 2019-20
134. Kevin Garnett* 26.81 2005-06
135. Elgin Baylor* 26.80 1961-62
136. Moses Malone* 26.77 1981-82
137. Damian Lillard 26.72 2022-23
138. James Harden 26.70 2014-15
139. Oscar Robertson* 26.68 1964-65
140. Amar'e Stoudemire 26.64 2004-05
141. George Mikan* 26.63 1951-52
142. Elgin Baylor* 26.63 1962-63
143. Magic Johnson* 26.60 1989-90
144. Walt Bellamy* 26.58 1961-62
145. Elton Brand 26.55 2005-06
146. Larry Bird* 26.54 1984-85
147. Wilt Chamberlain* 26.51 1966-67
148. Jimmy Butler 26.51 2020-21
149. Isaiah Thomas 26.50 2016-17
150. Karl-Anthony Towns 26.48 2019-20
151. Anthony Davis 26.47 2013-14
152. Yao Ming* 26.46 2006-07
153. Chris Paul 26.38 2012-13
154. Larry Bird* 26.38 1986-87
155. Shaquille O'Neal* 26.38 1995-96
156. Kevin Garnett* 26.37 2002-03
157. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 26.36 1974-75
158. David Robinson* 26.35 1989-90
159. Nikola Jokić 26.34 2016-17
160. Karl-Anthony Towns 26.32 2018-19
161. Nikola Jokić 26.31 2018-19
162. Dwyane Wade* 26.31 2011-12
163. Stephen Curry 26.28 2020-21
164. Bob Pettit* 26.26 1957-58
165. Chris Paul 26.24 2015-16
166. Oscar Robertson* 26.23 1961-62
167. Chris Paul 26.22 2016-17
168. Karl Malone* 26.21 1992-93
169. Kevin Durant 26.20 2011-12
170. LeBron James 26.17 2021-22
171. Kobe Bryant* 26.17 2002-03
172. Kevin Durant 26.16 2009-10
173. Joel Embiid 26.14 2018-19
174. DeMarcus Cousins 26.12 2013-14
175. Tim Duncan* 26.10 2006-07
176. Dirk Nowitzki* 26.07 2004-05
177. Dwight Howard 26.06 2010-11
178. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.06 2016-17
179. Kobe Bryant* 26.05 2006-07
180. Kawhi Leonard 26.03 2015-16
181. Kawhi Leonard 26.01 2020-21
182. Neil Johnston* 25.99 1954-55
183. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.98 1994-95
184. Chris Paul 25.98 2014-15
185. Karl Malone* 25.97 1995-96
186. Kevin Durant 25.96 2017-18
187. LeBron James 25.94 2014-15
188. Karl-Anthony Towns 25.93 2016-17
189. Chris Paul 25.92 2013-14
190. Julius Erving* 25.91 1981-82
191. Oscar Robertson* 25.90 1960-61
192. Allen Iverson* 25.90 2005-06
193. Charles Barkley* 25.90 1992-93
194. Kevin Durant 25.88 2022-23
195. Neil Johnston* 25.86 1952-53
196. Michael Jordan* 25.85 1984-85
197. Kawhi Leonard 25.82 2018-19
198. Neil Johnston* 25.82 1953-54
199. Patrick Ewing* 25.77 1989-90
200. Bob McAdoo* 25.76 1974-75
201. DeMarcus Cousins 25.75 2016-17
202. Joel Embiid 25.75 2019-20
203. Alonzo Mourning* 25.75 1999-00
204. Anthony Davis 25.72 2023-24
205. Paul Arizin* 25.69 1951-52
206. LeBron James 25.67 2004-05
207. Hassan Whiteside 25.65 2015-16
208. Yao Ming* 25.65 2005-06
209. Kevin Durant 25.61 2021-22
210. Larry Bird* 25.61 1985-86
211. Damian Lillard 25.61 2020-21
212. Karl Malone* 25.60 1998-99
213. LeBron James 25.58 2018-19
214. Dwyane Wade* 25.57 2010-11
215. Dirk Nowitzki* 25.55 2002-03
216. Grant Hill* 25.54 1996-97
217. Oscar Robertson* 25.52 1966-67
218. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.52 1995-96
219. LeBron James 25.49 2019-20
220. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.48 1980-81
221. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.46 1978-79
222. Nikola Vučević 25.45 2018-19
223. Trae Young 25.41 2021-22
224. Dwight Howard 25.37 2008-09
225. Karl Malone* 25.37 1991-92
226. Kevin Love 25.36 2011-12
227. Julius Erving* 25.36 1979-80
228. Dolph Schayes* 25.36 1952-53
229. Tyrese Haliburton 25.32 2023-24
230. John Drew 25.31 1975-76
231. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 25.30 1979-80
232. James Harden 25.30 2015-16
233. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.29 1993-94
234. Tracy McGrady* 25.28 2003-04
235. Luka Dončić 25.26 2020-21
236. Kevin Garnett* 25.25 2007-08
237. Bob Pettit* 25.24 1960-61
238. Terrell Brandon 25.24 1995-96
239. Michael Jordan* 25.24 1997-98
240. DeMarcus Cousins 25.22 2014-15
241. Elgin Baylor* 25.22 1959-60
242. Bernard King* 25.21 1984-85
243. Robert Parish* 25.20 1980-81
244. Tiny Archibald* 25.19 1972-73
245. Charles Barkley* 25.18 1994-95
246. Oscar Robertson* 25.17 1965-66
247. Hakeem Olajuwon* 25.17 1988-89
248. Damian Lillard 25.16 2017-18
249. Jimmy Butler 25.14 2016-17
250. Moses Malone* 25.12 1982-83

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 24.67 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* 21.89 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 20.74 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. Cincy Powell 20.46 1967-68
66. George Gervin* 20.44 1974-75
67. Art Becker 20.38 1967-68
68. Mike Lewis 20.26 1969-70
69. Willie Wise 20.13 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. Don Sidle 19.45 1969-70
89. Byron Beck 19.43 1968-69
90. Dave Robisch 19.41 1974-75
91. Cincy 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 19.34 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. Cincy 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 18.04 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. Steve 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 17.65 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. Don 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. Cincy 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. Art 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. Don 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. Walt 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. Ron 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 15.81 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