NBA Highest Scoring Games in the Playoffs - Top 50

This list shows the Playoff games with the most points scored in NBA history including the total points of both teams.

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All-Time NBA Highest Scoring Games
Playoffs

Total
Points
Game
Details
304
153
-
151   2 OT
1991-92 (PL) / May 11, 1992 / at Phoenix /
Western Conference Semifinals
285
157
-
128  
1989-90 (PL) / Apr 28, 1990 / at Boston /
Eastern Conference First Round
152
-
133  
1982-83 (PL) / Apr 26, 1983 / at San Antonio /
Western Conference Semifinals
280
151
-
129  
1986-87 (PL) / Apr 23, 1987 / at Dallas /
Western Conference First Round
279
143
-
136  
1966-67 (PL) / Apr 1, 1967 / at San Francisco /
Western Division Finals
278
141
-
137   2 OT
2002-03 (PL) / May 10, 2003 / at Sacramento /
Western Conference Semifinals
143
-
135   2 OT
1956-57 (PL) / Mar 25, 1957 / at Minneapolis /
Western Division Finals
277
147
-
130  
1984-85 (PL) / Apr 20, 1985 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference First Round
276
142
-
134   3 OT
2012-13 (PL) / Apr 27, 2013 / at Chicago /
Eastern Conference First Round
156
-
120  
1969-70 (PL) / Mar 30, 1970 / at Philadelphia /
Eastern Division Semifinals
141
-
135   OT
1966-67 (PL) / Apr 14, 1967 / at Philadelphia /
Finals
275
138
-
137   2 OT
1986-87 (PL) / May 10, 1987 / at Milwaukee /
Eastern Conference Semifinals
273
140
-
133  
1993-94 (PL) / May 4, 1994 / at Golden State /
Western Conference First Round
142
-
131  
1962-63 (PL) / Apr 10, 1963 / at Boston /
Eastern Division Finals
270
138
-
132   2 OT
1989-90 (PL) / May 15, 1990 / at Portland /
Western Conference Semifinals
139
-
131   2 OT
1984-85 (PL) / Apr 18, 1985 / at Dallas /
Western Conference First Round
138
-
132   2 OT
1967-68 (PL) / Mar 27, 1968 / at Philadelphia /
Eastern Division Semifinals
269
135
-
134  
1971-72 (PL) / Apr 12, 1972 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference Finals
267
135
-
132  
1962-63 (PL) / Mar 28, 1963 / at Boston /
Eastern Division Finals
266
140
-
126  
1994-95 (PL) / Apr 29, 1995 / at Utah /
Western Conference First Round
139
-
127  
1986-87 (PL) / Apr 25, 1987 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference First Round
135
-
131   2 OT
1985-86 (PL) / Apr 20, 1986 / at Boston /
Eastern Conference First Round
265
134
-
131   OT
1964-65 (PL) / Apr 9, 1965 / at Philadelphia /
Eastern Division Finals
264
145
-
119  
1986-87 (PL) / May 24, 1987 / at Detroit /
Eastern Conference Finals
263
141
-
122  
1986-87 (PL) / Jun 4, 1987 / at Los Angeles /
Finals
137
-
126  
1977-78 (PL) / Apr 20, 1978 / at New York /
Eastern Conference Semifinals
262
137
-
125  
1985-86 (PL) / Apr 19, 1986 / at Atlanta /
Eastern Conference First Round
140
-
122  
1985-86 (PL) / Apr 17, 1986 / at Atlanta /
Eastern Conference First Round
148
-
114  
1984-85 (PL) / May 27, 1985 / at Boston /
Finals
153
-
109  
1984-85 (PL) / May 22, 1985 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference Finals
135
-
127   OT
1983-84 (PL) / May 18, 1984 / at Phoenix /
Western Conference Finals
133
-
129   2 OT
1975-76 (PL) / May 9, 1976 / at Phoenix /
Western Conference Finals
133
-
129   OT
1965-66 (PL) / Apr 17, 1966 / at Boston /
Finals
140
-
122  
1959-60 (PL) / Mar 27, 1960 / at Boston /
Finals
261
139
-
122  
1984-85 (PL) / May 11, 1985 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference Finals
141
-
120  
1979-80 (PL) / Apr 6, 1980 / at Houston /
Eastern Conference First Round
259
133
-
126  
1985-86 (PL) / Apr 18, 1986 / at Denver /
Western Conference First Round
139
-
120  
1984-85 (PL) / May 7, 1985 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference Semifinals
138
-
121  
1979-80 (PL) / Apr 14, 1980 / at Houston /
Eastern Conference Semifinals
131
-
128   OT
1979-80 (PL) / Apr 9, 1980 / at Los Angeles /
Western Conference Semifinals
138
-
121  
1969-70 (PL) / Apr 5, 1970 / at Los Angeles /
Western Division Semifinals
258
130
-
128  
2014-15 (PL) / Apr 24, 2015 / at Dallas /
Western Conference First Round
131
-
127  
1965-66 (PL) / Apr 13, 1966 / at St. Louis /
Western Division Finals
131
-
127   OT
1962-63 (PL) / Mar 26, 1963 / at Syracuse /
Eastern Division Semifinals
131
-
127  
1956-57 (PL) / Mar 17, 1957 / at Minneapolis /
Western Division Semifinals
257
132
-
125   OT
2015-16 (PL) / May 9, 2016 / at Portland /
Western Conference Semifinals
129
-
128  
1991-92 (PL) / Apr 28, 1992 / at Seattle /
Western Conference First Round
131
-
126   2 OT
1981-82 (PL) / May 5, 1982 / at Boston /
Eastern Conference Semifinals
132
-
125  
1965-66 (PL) / Mar 26, 1966 / at Cincinnati /
Eastern Division Semifinals
132
-
125  
1961-62 (PL) / Mar 31, 1962 / at Los Angeles /
Western Division Finals
137
-
120  
1960-61 (PL) / Mar 19, 1961 / at Los Angeles /
Western Division Semifinals