1986-87 NBA Regular Season: Points Per Game Leaders

Information about which players led the NBA with more points per game in the 1986-1987 Regular Season, including leaders, average, totals and games played.

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Points Per Game

37.1 ppg
Michael Jordan
(Chicago Bulls)

Who averaged the most points in the 1986-87 NBA Regular Season?

Playing for the Chicago Bulls, Michael Jordan led the NBA with an average of 37.1 points in 82 games.

Note: * NBA minimums for Points Per Game Leaders this season: 70 games or 1400 points.

Points Per Game Leaders -
TOP 50

1986-87 Regular Season

Rk
Player
(Team)
Points Gms
Per Game Total
1
(Bulls)
37.1 3,041 82
2
(Hawks)
29.0 2,294 79
3
(Nuggets)
28.6 2,345 82
4
(Celtics)
28.1 2,076 74
5
(Trail Blazers)
26.9 2,122 79
6
(Celtics)
26.1 2,008 77
7
(Mavericks)
25.7 2,056 80
8
(Supersonics)
24.9 2,041 82
9
(Bullets)
24.1 1,760 73
10
(Lakers)
23.9 1,909 80
11
(Suns)
23.6 1,867 79
12
(Rockets)
23.4 1,755 75
13
(Supersonics)
23.3 1,909 82
14
(Supersonics)
23.0 1,890 82
15
(76ers)
23.0 1,564 68
16
(Cavaliers)
22.9 1,874 82
17
(Suns)
22.5 1,552 69
18
(Bullets)
22.0 1,758 80
19
(Trail Blazers)
21.7 1,782 82
20
(Jazz)
21.7 1,779 82
21
(Pistons)
21.5 1,742 81
22
(Warriors)
21.2 1,720 81
23
(Mavericks)
21.0 1,676 80
24
(Bucks)
20.8 1,707 82
25
(Nets)
20.7 1,551 75
26
(Pistons)
20.6 1,671 81
27
(Kings)
20.3 1,600 79
28
(Bucks)
19.5 1,540 79
29
(Lakers)
19.4 1,594 82
30
(Knicks)
19.1 1,527 80
31
(Nuggets)
18.9 1,552 82
32
(Kings)
18.9 1,547 82
33
(Warriors)
18.8 1,541 82
(Pacers)
18.8 1,541 82
35
(Kings)
18.7 1,516 81
36
(Nets)
18.0 1,472 82
37
(Spurs)
17.7 1,435 81
38
(Celtics)
17.5 1,403 80
39
(Lakers)
17.5 1,366 78
40
(Clippers)
17.1 1,262 74
41
(Lakers)
17.0 1,397 82
42
(Trail Blazers)
16.8 1,330 79
43
(Nets)
16.4 1,179 72
44
(Hawks)
16.1 1,304 81
45
(Mavericks)
16.0 1,230 77
46
(Pistons)
15.7 1,228 78
47
(Clippers)
15.7 1,255 80
48
(Cavaliers)
15.7 1,253 80
49
(Pistons)
15.4 1,263 82
50
(Pacers)
15.2 1,218 80