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 October 26, 2021
- Three-pointers were implemented in 1979-80.
- This list includes players with a minimum of 25 games or 600 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. Kevin Durant 29.50 4,454 10 151
4. Jerry West 29.13 4,457 13 153
5. Donovan Mitchell 28.85 952 4 33
6. LeBron James 28.69 7,631 15 266
7. Anthony Davis 27.33 1,066 4 39
8. Devin Booker 27.32 601 1 22
9. Elgin Baylor 27.04 3,623 12 134
10. George Gervin 26.98 1,592 9 59
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
11. Stephen Curry 26.50 2,968 7 112
12. Nikola Jokic 25.91 1,114 3 43
13. Hakeem Olajuwon 25.90 3,755 15 145
14. Giannis Antetokounmpo 25.86 1,655 6 64
15. Damian Lillard 25.72 1,569 8 61
16. Kobe Bryant 25.64 5,640 15 220
17. Bob Pettit 25.45 2,240 9 88
18. Dominique Wilkins 25.41 1,423 10 56
19. Dirk Nowitzki 25.26 3,663 15 145
20. Rick Barry 24.77 1,833 7 74
21. Karl Malone 24.67 4,761 19 193
22. Russell Westbrook 24.57 2,727 11 111
23. Bernard King 24.54 687 5 28
24. Alex English 24.43 1,661 10 68
25. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 24.31 5,762 18 237
26. Shaquille O'Neal 24.31 5,250 17 216
27. Jamal Murray 24.30 802 2 33
28. Paul Arizin 24.20 1,186 8 49
29. Joel Embiid 24.18 822 4 34
30. George Mikan 24.00 1,680 7 70
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
31. Larry Bird 23.76 3,897 12 164
32. Bradley Beal 23.49 1,057 5 45
33. Kyrie Irving 23.41 1,639 5 70
34. James Harden 23.29 3,191 12 137
35. Carmelo Anthony 23.06 1,914 13 83
36. Charles Barkley 23.03 2,833 13 123
37. David Thompson 22.93 619 5 27
38. Bob Love 22.89 1,076 6 47
39. Elvin Hayes 22.85 2,194 10 96
40. Isaiah Thomas 22.56 564 3 25
41. Wilt Chamberlain 22.54 3,607 13 160
42. Derrick Rose 22.37 1,141 7 51
43. Dwyane Wade 22.34 3,954 13 177
44. Oscar Robertson 22.21 1,910 10 86
45. Tracy McGrady 22.18 1,109 9 50
46. Moses Malone 22.10 2,077 12 94
47. John Havlicek 21.95 3,776 13 172
48. DeMar DeRozan 21.91 1,271 6 58
49. Julius Erving 21.90 3,088 11 141
50. John Wall 21.89 810 4 37

* Players in bold played in the 2021 Playoffs