NBA All-Time Points Leaders: Career Per Game Average in the Playoffs

List with the stats for the top 50 players with the best career points per game average in the Playoffs in NBA history.

Notes: - These stats were updated on April 22, 2017
- Three-pointers were implemented in 1979-80.
- This list includes players with a minimum of 1,000 points.

NBA All-Time Points Leaders:
Career Per Game Average in the Playoffs - Top 50

Player
Points Total
Points
Playoffs Games
1. Michael Jordan 33.45 5,987 13 179
2. Allen Iverson 29.73 2,111 8 71
3. Jerry West 29.13 4,457 13 153
4. Kevin Durant 28.83 2,652 7 92
5. LeBron James 28.07 5,670 12 202
6. Elgin Baylor 27.04 3,623 12 134
7. George Gervin 26.98 1,592 9 59
8. Hakeem Olajuwon 25.90 3,755 15 145
9. Stephen Curry 25.74 1,570 5 61
10. Carmelo Anthony 25.65 1,693 10 66
11. Kobe Bryant 25.64 5,640 15 220
12. Bob Pettit 25.45 2,240 9 88
13. Dominique Wilkins 25.41 1,423 10 56
14. Dirk Nowitzki 25.26 3,663 15 145
15. Russell Westbrook 24.91 2,117 7 85
16. Rick Barry 24.77 1,833 7 74
17. Karl Malone 24.67 4,761 19 193
18. Alex English 24.43 1,661 10 68
19. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 24.31 5,762 18 237
20. Shaquille O'Neal 24.31 5,250 17 216
21. Paul Arizin 24.20 1,186 8 49
22. George Mikan 24.00 1,680 7 70
23. Larry Bird 23.76 3,897 12 164
24. Charles Barkley 23.03 2,833 13 123
25. Bob Love 22.89 1,076 6 47
Player
Points Total
Points
Playoffs Games
26. Elvin Hayes 22.85 2,194 10 96
27. Dwyane Wade 22.67 3,832 12 169
28. Wilt Chamberlain 22.54 3,607 13 160
29. Oscar Robertson 22.21 1,910 10 86
30. Tracy McGrady 22.18 1,109 9 50
31. Moses Malone 22.10 2,077 12 94
32. John Havlicek 21.95 3,776 13 172
33. Julius Erving 21.90 3,088 11 141
34. Marques Johnson 21.54 1,163 6 54
35. LaMarcus Aldridge 21.50 1,032 7 48
Jo Jo White 21.50 1,720 6 80
37. Adrian Dantley 21.34 1,558 7 73
38. Lou Hudson 21.31 1,300 9 61
39. Chris Paul 21.28 1,532 9 72
40. James Worthy 21.13 3,022 9 143
41. Blake Griffin 21.04 1,073 6 51
42. Walt Frazier 20.72 1,927 8 93
43. Reggie Miller 20.64 2,972 15 144
44. Tim Duncan 20.61 5,172 18 251
45. Clyde Drexler 20.43 2,963 15 145
46. Hal Greer 20.39 1,876 13 92
47. Cliff Hagan 20.38 1,834 9 90
48. Penny Hardaway 20.38 1,304 8 64
49. Isiah Thomas 20.37 2,261 9 111
50. James Harden 20.29 1,623 8 80