Thursday , Jan , 15 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

NBA Records: Scoring

You will find here all NBA Individual Records for scoring.


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NBA Record: Most Points Season 
 
Player Points Season

Wilt Chamberlain, Phi


4029


1961-62


Wilt Chamberlain, SF


3586


1962-63


Michael Jordan, Chi


3041


1986-87


Wilt Chamberlain, Phi


3033


1960-61


Wilt Chamberlain, SF


2948


1963-64














































NBA Record: Most Points Single Game
NBA Player Points Date

Wilt Chamberlain, Phila vs NY 


100


03/02/1962


Wilt Chamberlain, Phila vs LA (3OT)


78


12/08/1961


Wilt Chamberlain, Phila vs Chi


73


1/13/62


Wilt Chamberlain, SF at NY


73


11/16/62


David Thompson, Den at Det


73


04/09/1978


Wilt Chamberlain, SF at LA


72


11/03/1962


Elgin Baylor, LA at NY


71


11/15/60


David Robinson, SA at LA Clip


71


4/24/94




























































NBA Record: Scoring Average Season
 
Player Avg Season

Wilt Chamberlain, Phi


50.4


1961-62


Wilt Chamberlain, SF


44.8


1962-63


Wilt Chamberlain, Phi


38.4


1960-61


Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers


38.3


1961-62


Wilt Chamberlain, Phi


37.6


1959-60


Michael Jordan, Chi


37.1


1986-87


Wilt Chamberlain, SF


36.9


1963-64


Rick Barry, SF


35.6


1966-67


Michael Jordan, Chi


35.0


1987-88


Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers


34.8


1960-61


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Mil


34.8


1971-72

































































NBA Record: Season/Career Individual Scoring    

Season scoring average


50.4


Wilt Chamberlain


Most points single season


4029


Wilt Chamberlain


Scoring Average Rookie Season


37.6


Wilt Chamberlain


Most points rookie season


2707


Wilt Chamberlain


Most games 50 or more points, one season


45


Wilt Chamberlain


Most games 50 or more points, career 


118


Wilt Chamberlin


Most consecutive games 50 or more points


7


Wilt Chamberlin


Most games 40 or more points, one season


63


Wilt Chamberlain


Most games 40 or more points, career 


271


Wilt Chamberlin


Most consecutive games 40 or more points


14


Wilt Chamberlin


Most seasons leading league in scoring


10


Michael Jordan


Most consecutive seasons leading league in scoring


7


Michael Jordan


Most Seasons 2,000 or more points


12


Karl Malone




























NBA Record: Game Individual Scoring    

Most points single game


100


Wilt Chamberlain


Most points by a rookie single game


58


Wilt Chamberlain


Most points, one half


59


Wilt Chamberlain


Most points, one quarter


33


George Gervin