Wayne gretzky scored 92 goals for the edmonton oilers in the 198182 season. Nhl, the nhl shield, the word mark and image of the stanley cup, the stanley cup playoffs logo, the stanley cup final logo, center. The tampa bay lightning made history on saturday afternoon by winning their 62nd game of the season, tying an nhl record. Broke lightnings single season high in goals when he scored his 53rd of the season. Hockey has witnessed a number of greatest nhl rookie seasons throughout its storied history, and this trend is set to continue. Among the 50goal scorers that season was teemu selanne.
It is not the most impressive single goal scoring season in nhl history, but when the era and. See who scored the most goals in regular season and playoffs. See why joe malone tops the list at 7 and newsy lalonde comes in 6. The most game winning goals in a single season nhl stats and records theres a lot to get excited about in hockey from the ridiculous saves to. The detroit red wings are one of the most storied teams in the nhl. Newsy lalonde, the first player to score six goals in a nhl game, also had two five goal games. Most goals ever scored in a single nhl period answers. Ranking the 10 greatest rookie seasons in nhl history. Hockeyreference utilizes official nhl data for current nhl seasons. Regular season and playoff games played by one player in a career.
Wayne gretzky of the edmonton oilers scored three goals to help beat the buffalo sabres. I think coffeys singleseason goal record will never be broken. Most interesting stat for each nhl team before season. Jan 24, 2016 this is what i believe to be the world record for the most goals scored in a single game. Most goals scored by a single player in an expansion teams. Six individual scoring records stand as benchmarks in the history of the game. Bucyk spent 21 of his 23 seasons in boston, playing until he was 42, and he retired with 556 goals. Trophy tracker this seasons leading awards candidates. Alexander ovechkin leads the team in goals scored in a season. Most goals scored in an nhl season guinness world records. Nhl records quizzes there are 183 questions on this topic. Which nhl brothers have the most combined goals in a single. Pats combined to score 21 goals in a game that montreal won 147. Auston matthews october 12, 2016, 4 most goals scored by a single player in an expansion teams inaugural season.
This is a list of players who have scored five or more goals in a national hockey league nhl game. Scoring 50 goals in one season is one of the most celebrated individual achievements in. Most penalty minutes in a single season by a goalie. Bossy and gretzky are tied for the most 50goal seasons, with 9 each. Most goals scored by a single player in an expansion. Mike bossy of the new york islanders joined richard as the second man in nhl history to score 50 goals in 50 games in 198081. Nhl goals leaders alltime national hockey league espn. Mar 27, 2012 as lionel messi has scored his 55th goal of the season and looks set to get over 60, i was wondering who has scored the most goals in a singles season.
He scored 10 postseason goals in his single wha season, for a grand total of 1,072. In his best season, when he was firsttime all nhl, he scored 51 goals and won the lady byng. The great one broke one of the nhls most coveted singleseason records on this night. Most goals scored in one game regular season, playoffs. Nhl defensemen who hold the single season record for the most goals in one nhl season. Did this nhl player score 50 goals in a single season. The most goals scored by a national hockey league team in a single match is 16, by the montreal canadiens in their 163 victory over the quebec bulldogs on 3 march 1920. He also holds the record for the most career goals scored in the nhl as well as most other nhl scoring records. Most goals scored by a team in an nhl game guinness. Scoring five or more goals in a single game is considered a great feat, as it has only been accomplished 62 times, by 46 players, in the history of the league. Chamberlain holds the singlegame scoring record, having scored 100 points in a game in 1962. He was quite sensational that campaign and was deservedly called up.
The first player to do so was joe malone, with the montreal canadiens, in the first ever nhl game, on december 19, 1917. Alex ovechkin had the most goals, nicklas backstom had the. National hockey league players who have scored 60 or more goals in a season. Scored at least once in all 82 games while allowing fewest goals against. Penguins hold the longest winning streak and capitals with the longest losing streak. Mar 20, 2020 only three times in nhl history has a dman scored 40 goals. They had won the stanley cup the previous season 194243 and would make the playoffs again in the 194344 season. He scored 28 playoff goals in the wha and 68 in the nhl, for a total of 1,071. Photo by annemarie sorvinusa today sports home nhl picks. Thats bad news for fans of the nhl as he is an entertaining player with gamechanging abilities. Nhl players who hold the single season record for the most points in one nhl season. As lionel messi has scored his 55th goal of the season and looks set to get over 60, i was wondering who has scored the most goals in a singles season. The record for the highestscoring game by a single player in national hockey league history dates back to the early years of the league, which was founded in 1917. While playing for boston in the 1970s, phil esposito scored 50 goals in five consecutive seasons, led by a thennhl record 76 goals in 197071.
When phil esposito set the singleseason mark by scoring 76 goals in 197071, it was. For a full list of record titles, please use our record application search. Mar 31, 2020 the most game winning goals in a single season nhl stats and records theres a lot to get excited about in hockey from the ridiculous saves to the smashing an opponent into the glass, but there. What are the top 10 eraadjusted singleseasons for goals scored. The best goalscoring of all time was at his best during the 200708 season when he scored 65 goals. He also was the recipient of the 201617 william jennings trophy shoutout to philipp grubauer. List of players with five or more goals in an nhl game. What are the most goals scored during a major penalty in nhl. This is a list of franchise records for the washington capitals of the national hockey league goals. Find a list of the nhl most goals scored in one game. A team of editors takes feedback from our visitors to keep trivia as up to date and as accurate as possible. Ovechkin scored more goals 437 than any other nhl player while nicklas backstrom had the most assists 511. Australias archie thompson also broke the record for most goals scored by a. Wondering who holds the nhl alltime record for goals.
A record 14 players scored 50 goals in 199293, the same season that a record 21 players reached the 100point plateau. National hockey league nhl statistics and league leaders on. Most goals scored by a team in an nhl game guinness world. Stanley cups won by a single person over their playing career. The first overall pick by the atlanta thrashers in the 2001 nhl draft, kovalchuk scored 29 goals in his rookie season and then tallied 30plus in nine consecutive seasons. Brian sutter, duane sutter, darryl sutter, brent sutter, rich sutter, and ron sutter were all the brothers that had the most goals. Whats the nhl record for most game winning goals scored. Has anyone scored more than lionel messi in one season. It was one of the greatest seasons on record, and the 199596 red wings still hold the. For ice hockey players in the national hockey league nhl, scoring 500 regular season goals is considered a highly significant achievement as of the completion of the 201819 nhl season the 101st regular season of play of the national hockey league a total of 45 players have scored at least 500 regular season goals in their nhl career.
Since ovechkin entered the nhl in 200506, 50 goals have been scored in a. Most hockey fans have probably been in a conversation where someone. Mar 18, 2020 15 the most shorthanded goals scored by any team this season. Remembering the day wayne gretzky set the singleseason. Lightning tie nhl record for most wins in a single season. Find the top 36 nhl records including single game, single year and team streaks. Auston matthews october 12, 201 6, 4 most goals s cored by a single player in an expansion tea ms inaugu ral season.
All records listed on our website are current and uptodate. In fact, gretzky owns the seven highest singleseason assist totals in nhl history a. Steven stamkos becomes 20th player in nhl history to score 60. Find the top 25 nhl playoff records including single game, single season and career records. Whats the nhl record for most game winning goals scored in a. Alexander ovechkin, 65 200708 most goals in a season, rookie. Bossy holds the record for most consecutive 50goal seasons, with 9. Most goals in one season by nhl players quanthockey. Mike green 31 in 2009 and kevin hatcher 34 in 1993 are the only dmen to surpass 30 goals since 1986. Name the player who scored the most goals in a single season for each nhl team.
Lalondes feat helped set another nhl scoring record, one that has never been broken and has been equaled just once. Apr 06, 2020 the best goalscoring of all time was at his best during the 200708 season when he scored 65 goals. Scoring 50 goals in one season is one of the most celebrated individual achievements in the national hockey league nhl. The alltime record of most goals scored in a single season belongs to dixie dean with 60 goals for everton in 19271928. Most points in one season by nhl players quanthockey. The most goals scored in an nhl season is 92 by wayne gretzky canada for the edmonton oilers in the 198182 season. On that january day in 1920, lalondes montreal canadiens and toronto st. The brothers that have the most combined goals are the six sutter brothers.
Highest goals per game, season nhl records individual records. However, if stamkos were to match gretzkys singleseason record, the. Fastest three goals, one team, from start of any period. Wayne gretzky holds the record for most career playoff assists with 260. That record was the most total goals scored in a single nhl game. Which footballer has scored most goals for a relegated. Who scored most goals in a single season in the nhl answers. Maurice rocket richard recorded two five goal games in his career. When phil esposito set the singleseason mark by scoring 76 goals in.882 301 766 1345 1580 1038 102 333 106 1005 1464 437 1032 261 1021 1583 16 1210 1108 940 822 1133 1145 200 1281 1089 905 1428 924 696 1379 19 634 44 1226 180 1400 943 1165 546 465 1126