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 September 12, 2022
- Three-pointers were implemented in 1979-80.
- This list includes players with a minimum of 3 games.

* Players in bold played in the 2022 Playoffs

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. Luka Doncic 32.54 911 3 28
3. Allen Iverson 29.73 2,111 8 71
4. Kevin Durant 29.41 4,559 11 155
5. Jerry West 29.13 4,457 13 153
6. LeBron James 28.69 7,631 15 266
7. Donovan Mitchell 28.33 1,105 5 39
8. Ja Morant 28.21 395 2 14
9. Anthony Davis 27.33 1,066 4 39
10. Elgin Baylor 27.04 3,623 12 134
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
11. Brandon Ingram 27.00 162 1 6
12. George Gervin 26.98 1,592 9 59
13. Giannis Antetokounmpo 26.78 2,035 7 76
14. Billy Ray Bates 26.67 160 2 6
15. Stephen Curry 26.64 3,570 8 134
16. Nikola Jokic 26.44 1,269 4 48
17. Devin Booker 26.06 834 2 32
18. Alex Groza 26.00 234 2 9
19. Hakeem Olajuwon 25.90 3,755 15 145
20. Damian Lillard 25.72 1,569 8 61
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
21. Kobe Bryant 25.64 5,640 15 220
22. Trae Young 25.62 538 2 21
23. Bob Pettit 25.45 2,240 9 88
24. Dominique Wilkins 25.41 1,423 10 56
25. Dirk Nowitzki 25.26 3,663 15 145
26. Anthony Edwards 25.17 151 1 6
27. Rick Barry 24.77 1,833 7 74
28. Karl Malone 24.67 4,761 19 193
29. Russell Westbrook 24.57 2,727 11 111
30. Bernard King 24.54 687 5 28
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
31. Alex English 24.43 1,661 10 68
32. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 24.31 5,762 18 237
33. Shaquille O'Neal 24.31 5,250 17 216
34. Jamal Murray 24.30 802 2 33
35. Paul Arizin 24.20 1,186 8 49
36. Joel Embiid 24.05 1,058 5 44
37. George Mikan 24.00 1,680 7 70
38. Larry Bird 23.76 3,897 12 164
39. Bradley Beal 23.49 1,057 5 45
40. Kyrie Irving 23.30 1,724 6 74
Player
Points
Total
Points
Playoffs Games
41. Carmelo Anthony 23.06 1,914 13 83
42. Charles Barkley 23.03 2,833 13 123
43. David Thompson 22.93 619 5 27
44. James Harden 22.91 3,414 13 149
45. Bob Love 22.89 1,076 6 47
46. Jayson Tatum 22.88 1,693 5 74
47. Elvin Hayes 22.85 2,194 10 96
48. Isaiah Thomas 22.56 564 3 25
49. Wilt Chamberlain 22.54 3,607 13 160
50. Derrick Rose 22.37 1,141 7 51