Wayne Gretzky's NHL Records

Record No. Year set
Goals, career 894 1979-1999
Assists, career 1,961 1979-1999
Points, career 2,855 1979-1999
Assists per game, career 1.32 1979-1999
Points per game, career 1.93 1979-1999
Goals by a center, career 894 1979-1999
Assists by a center, career 1,961 1979-1999
Points by a center, career 2,855 1979-1999
Overtime assists, career 15 1983-1999
Goals, incl. playoffs, career 1,016 1980-1997
Assists, incl. playoffs, career 2,221 1980-1997
Points, incl. playoffs, career 3,237 1980-1997
Hat tricks, career 50 1979-1999
Most 40-goal seasons 12 1979-1991
Consecutive 40-goal seasons 12 1979-1991
Most 50-goal seasons
(tied with Mike Bossy)
9 1979-1987 And 1988-89
Most 60-goal seasons
(tied with Mike Bossy)
5 1981-1985 And 1986-87
Consecutive 60-goal seasons 4 1981-1985
Most 100-point seasons 15 1979-1996
Consecutive 100-point seasons 13 1979-1992
Goals, single season 92 1981-82
Assists, single season 163 1985-86
Points, single season 215 1985-86
Hat tricks, single season 10 1981-82 And 1983-84
Goals per game, single season 1.18 1983-84
Assists per game, single season 2.04 1985-86
Points per game, single season 2.77 1983-84
Goals, incl. playoffs, single season 100 1983-84
Assists, incl. playoffs, single season 174 1985-86
Points, incl. playoffs, single season 255 1984-85
Goals by a center, single season 92 1981-82
Assists by a center, single season 163 1985-86
Points by a center, single season 215 1985-86
Goals in season’s first 50 games 61 1981-82 And 1983-84
Fastest 50 goals from start of season 39  Games 1981-82
Consecutive point-scoring streak 51  Games 1983-84
Consecutive assist-scoring streak 23  Games 1990-91
Assists, single game
(tied with Billy Taylor)
7 15th Feb 1980 - 11th Dec 1985;                     And 14th Feb 1986
Assists, road game
(tied with Billy Taylor)
7 11th Dec 1985
Assists by rookie, single game 7 15th Feb 1980
Goals, one period
(tied with nine others)
4 18th Feb  1981
Goals, playoffs, career 122 1980-1997
Assists, playoffs, career 260 1980-1997
Points, playoffs, career 382 1980-1997
Game-winners, playoffs, career 22 1980-1997
Hat tricks, playoffs, career 8 1980-1997
Assists, playoffs, one year 31 1988
Points, playoffs, one year 47 1985
Short-handed goals, playoffs, one year
(tied with four others)
3 1983
Assists, playoffs, one series
(tied with Rick Middleton)
14 1985
Assists, Stanley Cup Finals 10 1988
Points, Stanley Cup Finals 13 1988
Assists, playoffs, one game
(tied with Mikko Leinonen)
6 9th April 1987
Short-handed goals, playoffs, one game
(tied with six others)
2 6th April 1983
Points, Playoffs, one period
(tied with 10 others)
4 12th April 1987
Goals, All-Star Game, career 13 1980-1999
Assists, All-Star Game, career
(tied with four others)
12 1980-1999
Points, All-Star Game, career 25 1980-1999
Goals, All-Star Game, one game
(tied with three others)
4 1983
Goals, All-Star Game, one period 4 1983
Points, All-Star Game, one period 4 1983
 

Gretzky Records
 By The Associated Press
 NHL records owned or shared by Wayne Gretzky:
 NHL Records Held or Shared
 Through April 15, 1999
 Career
 Regular Season
 NHL goals -- 894.
 Assists -- 1,962.
 Points -- 2,856.
 Goals by a center -- 894.
 Points by a center -- 2,856.
 Assists by a center -- 1,962.
 Assists-per-game average (300-or-more assists) -- 1.32.
 Games, three-or-more goals -- 50.
 Overtime assists -- 15.
 Goals, including playoffs -- 1,016 (894 regular season and 122 playoff).
 Assists, including playoffs -- 2,222 (1,962 regular season, 260 playoff).
 Points, including playoffs -- 3,238 (2,856 regular season and 382 playoff).
 Hat tricks -- 50.
 40-or-more goal seasons -- 12.
 50-or-more goal seasons -- 9.
 60-or-more goal seasons -- 5.
 100-or-more point seasons -- 15.
 Consecutive 40-or-more goal seasons -- 12.
 Consecutive 60-or-more goal seasons -- 4.
 Consecutive 100-or-more point seasons -- 13.
 Playoffs
 Points -- 382 (122 goals, 260 assists in 208 games).
 Goals -- 122.
 Assists -- 260.
 Game-winning goals -- 24.
 Three-or-more goal games -- 10 in 16 seasons.
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 Single Season
 Goals -- 92 in 1981-82 (80-game schedule).
 Assists -- 163 in 1985-86 (80-game schedule).
 Points -- 215 in 1985-86 (80-game schedule).
 Goals by a center -- 92 in 1981-82.
 Assists by a center -- 163 in 1985-86.
 Points by a center -- 215 in 1985-86.
 Three-or-more goal games -- 10 in 1981-82, 1983-84.
 Goals per-game-average -- 1.18 in 1983-84 (87 goals in 74 games).
 Assists per-game-average -- 2.04 in 1985-86.
 Point-per-game average -- 2.77 in 1983-84.
 Goals, including playoffs -- 100 in 1983-84.
 Assists, including playoffs -- 174 in 1985-86.
 Points, including playoffs -- 255 in 1984-85.
 Goals, minimum 50 games, from start of a season -- 61 in 1981-82, 1983-84.
 Consecutive point-scoring streak -- 51 games in 1983-84.
 Consecutive point-scoring streak from the start of a season -- 51 games in 1983-84.
 Consecutive assist-scoring streak -- 23 games in 1990-91 (48 assists).
 Fastest 50 goals from start of season -- 39 games in 1981-82.
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 Single Game
 Assists (tied) -- 7 (vs. Washington, Feb. 15, 1980; at Chicago, Dec. 11, 1985; vs. Quebec, Feb. 14, 1986).
 Assists, road game (tied) -- 7 at Chicago, Dec. 11, 1985.
 Assists by a player in first NHL season -- 7, vs. Washington, Feb. 15, 1980.
 Goals, one period (tied) -- 4 vs. St. Louis, Feb. 18, 1981.
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 Single-Game Highs
 Points -- 8 (twice); Last: January 4, 1984 vs. Minnesota.
 Goals -- 5 (four times); Last: December 6, 1987 vs. Minnesota.
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 Playoffs
 Single Year
 Points -- 47 in 1985 (17 goals, 30 assists).
 Assists -- 31 in 1988 (19 games).
 Single Series
 Points, one final series -- 13 in 1988 vs. Boston.
 Assists in final series -- 10 in 1988 vs. Boston.
 Assists in one series, other than final (tied) -- 14 in 1985 conference finals vs. Chicago.
 Single Game
 Shorthanded goals -- 2, April 6, 1983 vs. Winnipeg.
 Assists -- 6, April 9, 1987 vs. Los Angeles.
 Single Period
 Assists -- 3 (five times).
 Points -- 4 (one goal, three assists, 3rd period), April 12, 1987 vs. Los Angeles.
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 All-Star Game
 (18 games)
 Goals, career -- 13.
 Assists, career -- 12.
 Points, career -- 25.
 Goals, one game -- 4 in 1983 at Uniondale, N.Y.
 Goals, one period -- 4 in third period, 1983 at Uniondale, N.Y.
 Points, one period -- 4 in 1983 at Uniondale, N.Y.
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 Awards
 Hart Trophy (most valuable player, regular season) -- 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1989
 Art Ross Trophy (leader in points, regular season) -- 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991, 1994
 Lady Byng Trophy (most sportsmanlike player) -- 1980, 1991, 1992, 1994
 Conn Smythe Trophy (most valuable player, Stanley Cup playoffs) -- 1985, 1988
 Lester B. Pearson Award (NHLPA most outstanding player of the league) -- 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987
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 Gretzky-Goal Dates
 Oct. 14, 1979 -- First goal against Glen Hanlon of the Vancouver Canucks.
 Feb. 18, 1981 -- Five goals against Mike Liut and Ed Staniowski of the St. Louis Blues, including record-tying four in third period.
 March 7, 1981 -- 100th into empty-net goal against the Philadelphia Flyers, one of four that night.
 Dec. 30, 1981 -- Five goals against the Philadelphia Flyers to become the first player in 57 years to record two five-goal games.
 Feb. 24, 1982 -- Scores his 77th of the season against Don Edwards of the Buffalo Sabres to eclipse Phil Esposito's single-season mark.
 Oct. 9, 1982 -- 200th against Richard Brodeur of the Vancouver Canucks.
 Dec. 13, 1983 -- 300th against Billy Smith of the New York Islanders.
 Dec. 15, 1984 -- Five goals against Rick Wamsley and Mike Liut of St. Louis Blues to become the second player and first in 64 years to post three five-goal games.
 Jan. 13, 1985 -- 400th against Tom Barrasso of the Buffalo Sabres.
 Nov. 22, 1986 -- 500th into an empty-net goal against the Vancouver Canucks.
 Oct. 14, 1987 -- 545th against Mike Vernon of the Calgary Flames to pass Maurice "Rocket" Richard.
 Dec. 6, 1987 -- Five goals against Don Beaupre and Kari Takko of the Minnesota North Stars.
 Jan. 30, 1988 -- 574th against Mike Liut of the Hartford Whalers to pass Mike Bossy for fifth place.
 Nov. 23, 1988 -- 600th against Greg Stefan of the Detroit Red Wings.
 Dec. 23, 1988 -- 611th -- second of two empty-net goals against the Vancouver Canucks -- to pass Bobby Hull for fourth place.
 Jan. 3, 1991 -- 700th against Glenn Healy of the New York Islanders.
 March 28, 1991 -- 718th against Jon Casey of the Minnesota North Stars to pass Phil Esposito for third place.
 Dec. 21, 1991 -- 732nd against Tim Cheveldae of the Detroit Red Wings to pass Marcel Dionne for second place.
 March 20, 1994 -- 800th and 801st against Arturs Irbe of San Jose Sharks to tie Gordie Howe for NHL record.
 March 23, 1994 -- 802nd against Kirk McLean of Vancouver Canucks to pass Gordie Howe for NHL record.


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