NBA Lowest Scoring Games - Top 50

This list shows the games with the fewest points scored in NBA history including the total points of both teams, in the Regular Season and the Playoffs.

Filter: Season - Playoffs - Both
RS = Season / PL = Playoffs

All-Time NBA Lowest Scoring Games
Regular Season and Playoffs

Total
Points
Game
Details
37
19
-
18  
1950-51 (RS) / Nov 22, 1950 / at Minneapolis
83
50
-
33  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 2, 1946 / at Detroit
85
47
-
38  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 16, 1947 / at Boston
89
49
-
40  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 30, 1946 / at Washington
90
46
-
44  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 2, 1946 / at Pittsburgh
91
48
-
43  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 23, 1947 / at Boston
96
50
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 15, 1946 / at St. Louis
49
-
47  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 1, 1946 / at Cleveland
97
49
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Feb 6, 1947 / at Boston
98
52
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 25, 1947 / at New York
99
53
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 26, 1946 / at Philadelphia
100
60
-
40  
1946-47 (RS) / Mar 23, 1947 / at St. Louis
51
-
49  
1946-47 (RS) / Mar 20, 1947 / at St. Louis
52
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 29, 1946 / at Detroit
54
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 23, 1946 / at Detroit
102
52
-
50   OT
1952-53 (RS) / Mar 13, 1953 / at Indianapolis
54
-
48  
1947-48 (RS) / Jan 31, 1948 / at Washington
59
-
43  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 21, 1947 / at Philadelphia
58
-
44  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 19, 1946 / at Philadelphia
54
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 18, 1946 / at Pittsburgh
53
-
49  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 16, 1946 / at Boston
53
-
49  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 5, 1946 / at Detroit
103
58
-
45  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 18, 1947 / at New York
53
-
50  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 13, 1947 / at Pittsburgh
57
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 4, 1946 / at Pittsburgh
104
57
-
47  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 7, 1946 / at St. Louis
105
54
-
51  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 20, 1946 / at Washington
106
55
-
51  
1953-54 (RS) / Nov 27, 1953 / neutral at Chicago, IL
56
-
50  
1947-48 (RS) / Jan 22, 1948 / at Chicago
58
-
48  
1947-48 (RS) / Jan 1, 1948 / at St. Louis
55
-
51  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 26, 1946 / at St. Louis
57
-
49  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 17, 1946 / at Philadelphia
62
-
44  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 8, 1946 / at New York
107
57
-
50  
1949-50 (RS) / Nov 30, 1949 / at Chicago
56
-
51  
1947-48 (PL) / Mar 30, 1948 / at Philadelphia /
Semifinals
55
-
52  
1947-48 (RS) / Dec 20, 1947 / at Washington
54
-
53  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 20, 1946 / at Detroit
56
-
51  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 2, 1946 / at St. Louis
108
62
-
46  
1952-53 (RS) / Nov 23, 1952 / at Milwaukee
57
-
51  
1946-47 (RS) / Feb 19, 1947 / at Detroit
61
-
47  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 22, 1947 / at Detroit
62
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 25, 1946 / at Pittsburgh
109
58
-
51  
1947-48 (RS) / Mar 13, 1948 / at Chicago
61
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Feb 13, 1947 / at Philadelphia
61
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 1, 1947 / at Pittsburgh
56
-
53  
1946-47 (RS) / Dec 18, 1946 / at New York
110
63
-
47  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 2, 1946 / at Chicago
111
63
-
48  
1946-47 (RS) / Mar 1, 1947 / at New York
58
-
53  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 3, 1947 / at Toronto
112
57
-
55  
1953-54 (RS) / Nov 22, 1953 / neutral at Fort Wayne, IN
58
-
54  
1952-53 (RS) / Jan 9, 1953 / at Indianapolis
63
-
49  
1952-53 (RS) / Dec 12, 1952 / at Indianapolis
59
-
53  
1949-50 (PL) / Mar 23, 1950 / at Philadelphia /
Eastern Division Semifinals
57
-
55  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 22, 1947 / at Washington
63
-
49  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 6, 1947 / at Pittsburgh
62
-
50  
1946-47 (RS) / Jan 4, 1947 / at Detroit
66
-
46  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 26, 1946 / at Detroit
57
-
55  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 5, 1946 / at Boston
59
-
53  
1946-47 (RS) / Nov 2, 1946 / at Providence