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Most points by one player in a NBA game

Regular season
Pts    Player, Team                         Opponent        Date
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100    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York        3/2/1962
 81    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Toronto        1/22/2006
 78    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers      12/8/1961 (3OT)
 73    David Thompson, Denver               Detroit         4/9/1978
 73    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      New York      11/16/1962
 73    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago        1/13/1962
 72    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      11/3/1962
 71    David Robinson, San Antonio          LA Clippers    4/24/1994
 71    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              New York      11/15/1960
 70    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Syracuse       3/10/1963
 69    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland      3/28/1990 (OT)
 68    Pete Maravich, New Orleans           New York       2/25/1977
 68    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago       12/16/1967
 67    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      1/11/1963
 67    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York       2/25/1962
 67    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis       2/17/1962
 67    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York        3/9/1961
 66    Wilt Chamberlain, LA Lakers          Phoenix         2/9/1969
 65    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Portland       3/16/2007 (OT)
 65    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers       2/7/1966
 65    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis       2/27/1962
 65    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati     2/13/1962
 64    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Orlando        1/16/1993 (OT)
 64    Rick Barry, Golden State             Portland       3/26/1974
 64    Elgin Baylor, Minneapolis            Boston         11/8/1959
 63    George Gervin, San Antonio           New Orleans     4/9/1978
 63    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Philadelphia  11/26/1964
 63    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers     12/14/1962
 63    Jerry West, LA Lakers                New York       1/17/1962
 63    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Philadelphia   12/8/1961 (3OT)
 63    Joe Fulks, Philadelphia              Indiana        2/10/1949
 62    Carmelo Anthony, New York            Charlotte      1/24/2014
 62    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Dallas        12/20/2005
 62    Tracy McGrady, Orlando               Washington     3/10/2004
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Philadelphia    3/3/1966
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati    11/15/1964
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      New York       1/29/1963
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse       1/21/1962 (OT)
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis       1/17/1962 (OT)
 62    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Boston         1/14/1962
 61    Lebron James, Miami                  Charlotte       3/3/2014
 61    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               New York        2/2/2009
 61    Shaquille O'Neal, LA Lakers          LA Clippers     3/6/2000
 61    Karl Malone, Utah                    Milwaukee      1/27/1990
 61    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Atlanta        4/16/1987
 61    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Detroit         3/4/1987 (OT)
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      St Louis      12/18/1962
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Syracuse      12/11/1962
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati    11/21/1962
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago        2/28/1962
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis       2/22/1962
 61    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago        12/9/1961
 61    George Mikan, Minneapolis            Rochester      1/20/1952 (2OT)
 60    Klay Thompson, Golden State          Indiana       12/05/2016
 60    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Utah           4/13/2016
 60    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Memphis        3/22/2006
 60    Gilbert Arenas, Washington           LA Lakers     12/17/2006 (OT)
 60    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Orlando        2/12/2005
 60    Tom Chambers, Phoenix                Seattle        3/24/1990
 60    Larry Bird, Boston                   Atlanta        3/12/1985
 60    Bernard King, New York               New Jersey    12/25/1984
 60    Wilt Chamberlain, LA Lakers          Cincinnati     1/26/1969
 60    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers     12/29/1961
 60    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers      12/1/1961
 59    Anthony Davis, New Orleans           Detroit        2/21/2016
 59    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Detroit         4/3/1988
 59    Purvis Short, Golden State           New Jersey    11/17/1984
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit        2/11/1964
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      12/6/1963
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      St Louis       12/2/1962
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati    11/18/1962
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      New York      10/30/1962
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York        2/8/1962
 59    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York      12/25/1961 (2OT)
 59    Jack Twyman, Cincinnati              Minneapolis    1/15/1960
 58    Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers      Charlotte     12/29/2006 (3OT)
 58    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Houston        1/15/2002 (OT)
 58    Michael Jordan, Chicago              New Jersey     2/26/1987
 58    Fred Brown, Seattle                  Golden State   3/23/1974
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati     2/13/1967
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      New York      12/15/1964 (OT)
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit        1/24/1963
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit        11/8/1961
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit        11/4/1961
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati     2/25/1961
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York       2/21/1960
 58    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit        1/25/1960
 57    Kyrie Irving, Cleveland              San Antonio    3/12/2015
 57    Deron Williams, New Jersey           Charlotte       3/4/2012
 57    Michael Redd, Milwaukee              Utah          11/11/2006
 57    Jerry Stackhouse, Detroit            Chicago         4/3/2001
 57    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Washington    12/23/1992
 57    Reggie Miller, Indiana               Charlotte     11/28/1992
 57    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           Chicago       12/10/1986
 57    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           New Jersey     3/18/1978
 57    Purvis Short, Golden State           San Antonio     1/7/1984
 57    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 Chicago        12/4/1982
 57    Calvin Murphy, Houston               New Jersey     3/18/1978
 57    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Cincinnati    10/29/1966
 57    Rick Barry, San Francisco            New York      12/14/1965
 57    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Chicago       11/10/1962
 57    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati    12/19/1961
 57    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers     10/20/1961
 57    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Detroit        2/18/1961
 57    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Detroit        2/16/1961
 57    Richie Guerin, New York              Syracuse      12/11/1959
 56    Demarcus Cousins, Sacramento         Charlotte      1/25/2016
 56    LeBron James, Cleveland              Toronto        3/20/2005
 56    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Memphis        1/14/2002
 56    Karl Malone, Utah                    Golden State    4/7/1998
 56    Glen Rice, Miami                     Orlando        4/15/1995
 56    Tom Chambers, Phoenix                Golden State   2/18/1990
 56    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Philadelphia   3/24/1987
 56    Kevin McHale, Boston                 Detroit         3/3/1985
 56    Kelly Tripucka, Detroit              Chicago        1/19/1983
 56    Chet Walker, Chicago                 Cincinnati      2/6/1972
 56    Earl Monroe, Baltimore               LA Lakers      2/13/1968 (OT)
 56    Oscar Robertson, Cincinnati          LA Lakers     12/18/1964
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Baltimore      12/1/1964 (2OT)
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      2/16/1963 (2OT)
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati      2/7/1963
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit       10/23/1962
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers       3/1/1961
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Syracuse        3/1/1961
 56    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Syracuse       1/24/1961
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers      1/21/1961
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse        1/5/1961
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York        1/2/1961
 55    Kyrie Irving, Cleveland              Portland       1/28/2015
 55    Brandon Jennings, Milwaukee          Golden State  11/14/2009
 55    Lebron James, Cleveland              Milwaukee      2/20/2009
 55    Tony Parker, San Antonio             Minnesota     11/08/2008 (2OT)
 55    Jermaine O'Neal, Indiana             Indiana         1/4/2005
 55    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Washington     3/28/2003
 55    Michael Jordan, Chicago              New York       3/28/1995
 55    Bernard King, New York               New Jersey     2/16/1985
 55    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 Denver          2/6/1981
 55    George Gervin, San Antonio           Atlanta        1/23/1980
 55    Rick Barry, Golden State             New York       3/25/1978
 55    Rick Barry, Golden State             Philadelphia   1/23/1975
 55    Nate Archibald, Cincinnati           Portland       2/23/1972
 55    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Boston        12/10/1971
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      3/14/1964
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers      11/2/1963
 55    Cliff Hagan, St Louis                Cincinnati     2/11/1962
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York       1/30/1962
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago        1/24/1962
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis        1/7/1962
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit       12/20/1961
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago       12/10/1961
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse       11/9/1961
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse      10/27/1961
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York        2/5/1961
 55    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati    11/12/1959
 55    Elgin Baylor, Minneapolis            Cincinnati     2/25/1959
 54    Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City          Golden State   1/17/2014
 54    Stephen Curry, Golden State          New York       2/27/2013
 54    Ray Allen, Seattle                   Utah           1/12/2007 (OT)
 54    Gilbert Arenas, Washington           Phoenix       12/22/2006 (OT)
 54    Damon Stoudamire, Portland           New Orleans    1/14/2005
 54    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Milwaukee     12/18/2004
 54    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Cleveland       1/6/2001
 54    Michael Jordan, Chicago              LA Lakers     11/20/1992 (OT)
 54    Michael Adams, Denver                Milwaukee      3/23/1991 (OT)
 54    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland      11/3/1989 (OT)
 54    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           Boston          3/3/1987 (OT)
 54    Alex English, Denver                 Houston       11/19/1985
 54    Dave Bing, Detroit                   Chicago        2/21/1971
 54    Elvin Hayes, San Diego               Detroit       11/13/1968
 54    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati      3/1/1963
 54    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Chicago        11/9/1962
 54    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati     1/18/1962
 54    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit       12/12/1961
 53    Jimmy Butler, Chicago                Philadelphia  01/15/2016
 53    Steph Curry, Golden State            New Orleans   10/31/2015
 53    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Memphis        3/28/2008
 53    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Houston       12/15/2006 (OT)
 53    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Atlanta       12/23/2005
 53    Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas                Houston       12/02/2004 (OT)
 53    Allan Houston, New York              LA Lakers      2/16/2003
 53    Tim Duncan, San Antonio              Dallas        12/16/2001 (OT)
 53    Tony Delk, Phoenix                   Sacramento      1/2/2001 (OT)
 53    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Detroit         3/7/1996
 53    Shaquille O'Neal, Orlando            Minnesota      4/20/1994
 53    Willie Burton, Philadelphia          Miami         12/13/1993
 53    Dale Ellis, Seattle                  Milwaukee      11/9/1989 (4OT)
 53    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Phoenix        1/21/1989
 53    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Indiana        4/12/1987
 53    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           LA Clippers    1/12/1987
 53    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Portland        1/8/1987
 53    Larry Bird, Boston                   Indiana        3/30/1983
 53    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 Denver         4/10/1982
 53    Moses Malone, Houston                San Diego       2/2/1982
 53    George Gervin, San Antonio           Denver          1/8/1980
 53    Gail Goodrich, LA Lakers             KC-Omaha       3/28/1975
 53    Phil Chenier, Baltimore              Portland       12/6/1972
 53    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Philadelphia   2/18/1972
 53    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Cleveland       2/9/1972
 53    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Boston         1/27/1971
 53    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Cleveland      11/4/1970
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       LA Lakers      3/18/1968
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Seattle       12/20/1967
 53    Jerry West, LA Lakers                Cincinnati     1/29/1965
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Baltimore       1/3/1965
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit       11/12/1964
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      St Louis      11/29/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      LA Lakers     11/23/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati    10/28/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati      2/1/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Boston         1/27/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Detroit        1/19/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       St Louis        1/5/1962
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York      12/27/1961
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       New York      10/21/1961
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Boston         2/23/1960
 53    George Mikan, Minneapolis            Baltimore      2/26/1949
 52    John Wall, Washington                Orlando       12/06/2016
 52    Kimba Walker, Charlotte              Utah           1/18/2016 (2OT)
 52    Klay Thompson, Golden State          Sacramento     1/23/2015
 52    Mo Williams, Minnesota               Indiana        1/13/2015
 52    Andre Miller, Portland               Dallas         1/30/2010 (OT)
 52    Lebron James, Cleveland              New York       2/04/2008
 52    Brandon Roy, Portland                Phoenix       12/18/2008
 52    Kobe Bryant,LA Lakers                Dallas         3/02/2008 (OT)
 52    Michael Redd, Milwaukee              Chicago        3/04/2007 (OT)
 52    Jamal Crawford, New York             Miami          1/25/2007
 52    Kobe Bryant,  LA Lakers              Utah          11/30/2006
 52    LeBron James, Cleveland              Milwaukee     12/10/2005
 52    Tracy McGrady, Orlando               Chicago        2/21/2003
 52    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Houston        2/18/2003 (2OT)
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Charlotte      3/12/1993
 52    David Robinson, San Antonio          Charlotte      1/16/1993
 52    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           New York       12/7/1991 (2OT)
 52    Bernard King, Washington             Denver        12/29/1990
 52    Charles Smith, LA Clippers           Denver         12/1/1990
 52    Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston             Denver         4/19/1990 (OT)
 52    Terry Cummings, San Antonio          Charlotte      1/31/1990
 52    Karl Malone, Utah                    Charlotte     12/22/1989
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Orlando       12/20/1989
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Denver        11/26/1988
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Philadelphia  11/16/1988
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Boston         11/9/1988
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Portland       2/26/1988
 52    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland     12/17/1988
 52    Bernard King, New York               Indiana       11/24/1984
 52    Joe Barry Carroll, Golden State      Utah            3/5/1983
 52    Ray Williams, New Jersey             Detroit        4/17/1982
 52    Billy Knight, Indiana                San Antonio   11/11/1980
 52    Mike Newlin, New Jersey              Boston        12/16/1979 (OT)
 52    George Gervin, San Antonio           San Diego      1/11/1979
 52    Bob McAdoo, Buffalo                  Seattle        3/17/1976
 52    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Atlanta         1/2/1975
 52    Bob McAdoo, Buffalo                  Boston         2/22/1974
 52    Nate Archibald, KC-Omaha             Atlanta        1/27/1973
 52    Nate Archibald, KC-Omaha             New York        1/9/1973 (OT)
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Seattle        12/1/1967
 52    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Chicago        2/16/1967
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      New York       11/6/1964
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati     2/25/1964
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit        2/18/1964
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Cincinnati     2/17/1964
 52    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Baltimore     11/16/1963
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit       12/21/1962
 52    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              San Francisco 12/15/1962
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati     1/11/1962
 52    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              St Louis      12/13/1961
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Boston        12/13/1961
 52    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              St Louis      12/11/1961
 52    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Philadelphia   12/8/1961
 52    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Cincinnati      2/3/1961
 52    Elgin Baylor, Minneapolis            Detroit       10/18/1959
 52    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Boston         1/20/1959
 52    George Yardley, Detroit              Syracuse        2/4/1958
 51    Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City     Phoenix       10/28/2016
 51    Stephen Curry, Golden State          Orlando        2/25/2016
 51    Damian Lillard, Portland             Golden State   2/19/2016
 51    Steph Curry                          Golden State    2/3/2016
 51    James Hardin, Houston                Sacramento      4/1/2015
 51    Stephen Curry, Golden State          Dallas          2/4/2015
 51    Terrence Ross, Toronto               LA Clippers    1/25/2014
 51    Kevin Love, Minnesota                Oklahoma City  3/23/2012 (2OT)
 51    Kevin Durant                         Oklahoma City  2/19/2012 (OT)
 51    Lebron James, Miami                  Orlando        2/03/2011
 51    Lebron James, Cleveland              Sacramento     3/13/2009 (OT)
 51    Allen Iverson, Denver                LA Lakers     12/05/2007
 51    Gilbert Arenas, Washington           Utah           1/15/2007
 51    Richard Hamilton, Detroit            New York      12/27/2006 (3OT)
 51    LeBron James, Cleveland              Utah           1/21/2006
 51    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Sacramento     1/19/2006 (OT)
 51    Vince Carter, New Jersey             Miami         12/23/2005
 51    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Utah          12/20/2004
 51    Tracy McGrady, Orlando               Denver        11/14/2003
 51    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Denver         2/12/2003
 51    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Toronto        1/21/2001 (OT)
 51    Chris Webber, Sacramento             Indiana         1/5/2001
 51    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Golden State   12/6/2000 (OT)
 51    Antawn Jamison, Golden State         LA Lakers      12/6/2000 (OT)
 51    Antawn Jamison, Golden State         Seattle        12/3/2000
 51    Vince Carter, Toronto                Phoenix        2/27/2000
 51    Michael Jordan, Chicago              New York       1/21/1997
 51    Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston             Boston         1/18/1996
 51    Karl Malone, Utah                    Golden State   12/9/1995
 51    Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, Denver           Utah           12/7/1995
 51    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Washington     3/19/1992
 51    Vernon Maxwell, Houston              Cleveland      1/26/1991
 51    Patrick Ewing, New York              Boston         3/24/1990
 51    Alex English, Denver                 Miami          3/10/1989 (2OT)
 51    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           Sacramento     2/16/1988
 51    Moses Malone, Philadelphia           Detroit       11/14/1984 (OT)
 51    Kiki Vandeweghe, Denver              Detroit       12/13/1983 (3OT)
 51    Moses Malone, Houston                Golden State   3/11/1981
 51    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 Denver          1/7/1981
 51    Larry Kenon, San Antonio             Detroit        3/30/1980
 51    Freeman Williams, San Diego          Phoenix        1/19/1980
 51    Truck Robinson, New Orleans          New Jersey    11/21/1978
 51    Rick Barry, Golden State             Philadelphia  10/29/1977
 51    Pete Maravich, New Orleans           Phoenix        3/18/1977
 51    Pete Maravich, New Orleans           Kansas City   12/14/1976
 51    Phil Smith, Golden State             Houston       12/11/1976
 51    Phil Smith, Golden State             Phoenix         1/8/1976
 51    Bob McAdoo, Buffalo                  Houston        2/22/1975
 51    Rick Barry, Golden State             Philadelphia   2/23/1974
 51    Geoff Petrie, Portland               Houston        3/16/1973
 51    Geoff Petrie, Portland               Houston        1/20/1973
 51    Rick Barry, Golden State             Houston        1/17/1973
 51    Spencer Haywood, Seattle             KC-Omaha        1/3/1973
 51    Nate Archibald, KC-Omaha             Houston       11/18/1972
 51    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       Boston         2/13/1972
 51    Jerry West, LA Lakers                Cincinnati    12/10/1965
 51    Jerry West, LA Lakers                Cincinnati     12/3/1965
 51    Sam Jones, Boston                    Detroit       10/29/1965
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Baltimore      3/14/1965
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit         3/8/1963
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Chicago         3/6/1963
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit        2/13/1963
 51    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              San Francisco 12/14/1962
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, San Francisco      Detroit        12/7/1962
 51    Richie Guerin, New York              Boston         2/14/1962
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse      12/26/1961
 51    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Philadelphia   12/6/1961
 51    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago       11/19/1961
 51    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Detroit       11/25/1960
 51    George Yardley, Detroit              Boston         1/15/1958
 51    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Syracuse      12/21/1957
 51    George Mikan, Minneapolis            Rochester      1/14/1950
 51    George Mikan, Minneapolis            New York       3/13/1949
 50    Anthony Davis, New Orleans           Denver        10/26/2016
 50    Damian Lillard, Portland             Toronto         3/4/2016
 50    James Harden, Houston                Denver         3/19/2015
 50    Carmelo Anthony, Denver              Houston         2/7/2011
 50    Carmelo Anthony, Denver              New York      11/27/2009
 50    Kevin Martin, Sacramento             Golden State    4/1/2009
 50    Dwayne Wade, Miami                   Utah           3/14/2009 (3OT)
 50    Dwayne Wade, Miami                   Orlando        2/22/2009
 50    Jamal Crawford, Golden State         Charlotte     12/20/2008
 50    Lebron James, Cleveland              New York        3/5/2008
 50    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Oklahoma City  3/23/2007
 50    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               Minnesota      3/18/2007
 50    Kobe Bryant, LA Lakers               LA Clippers     1/7/2006
 50    Amare Stoudemire, Phoenix            Portland        1/2/2005
 50    Jamal Crawford, Chicago              Toronto        4/11/2004 (OT)
 50    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Atlanta       11/29/2003
 50    Rashard Lewis, Seattle               LA Clippers   10/31/2003
 50    Jamal Mashburn, New Orleans          Memphis        2/21/2003 (OT)
 50    Tracy McGrady, Orlando               Washington      3/8/2002
 50    Shareef Abdur-Rahim, Atlanta         Detroit       11/23/2001
 50    Stephon Marbury, New Jersey          LA Lakers      2/13/2001 (OT)
 50    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Sacramento      2/6/2000
 50    Clifford Robinson, Phoenix           Denver         1/16/2000
 50    Shaquille O'Neal, LA Lakers          New Jersey      4/2/1998
 50    Tracy Murray, Washington             Golden State   2/10/1998
 50    Allen Iverson, Philadelphia          Cleveland      4/12/1997
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Miami          11/6/1996
 50    Alonzo Mourning, Miami               Washington     3/29/1996
 50    Dana Barros, Philadelphia            Houston        3/14/1995
 50    Cedric Ceballos, LA Lakers           Minnesota     12/20/1994
 50    Jim Jackson, Dallas                  Denver        11/26/1994 (OT)
 50    Jamal Mashburn, Dallas               Chicago       11/12/1994 (OT)
 50    David Robinson, San Antonio          Minnesota      2/21/1994
 50    Nick Anderson, Orlando               New Jersey     4/23/1993
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Denver         3/24/1992
 50    Bernard King, Washington             Utah            3/6/1991
 50    Patrick Ewing, New York              Charlotte      12/1/1990
 50    Larry Bird, Boston                   Atlanta       11/10/1989
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Milwaukee      2/16/1989
 50    Clyde Drexler, Portland              Sacramento      1/6/1989 (2OT)
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Boston         3/18/1988
 50    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           Detroit         3/1/1988
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Milwaukee      4/13/1987
 50    Moses Malone, Washington             New Jersey      4/8/1987
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              New York       11/1/1986
 50    Larry Bird, Boston                   Dallas         3/10/1986
 50    Bernard King, New York               Dallas          2/1/1984
 50    Bernard King, New York               San Antonio    1/31/1984
 50    Kiki Vandeweghe, Denver              San Antonio    1/11/1984
 50    George Gervin, San Antonio           Milwaukee       3/6/1982 (3OT)
 50    Bernard King, Golden State           Philadelphia    1/3/1981
 50    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 Dallas        10/31/1980
 50    Adrian Dantley, Utah                 LA Lakers     11/27/1979
 50    John Drew, Atlanta                   Denver        12/30/1978
 50    John Williamson, New Jersey          Indiana         4/4/1978
 50    Pete Maravich, New Orleans           Washignton    12/26/1976
 50    Bob McAdoo, Buffalo                  Cleveland     11/20/1975 (OT)
 50    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee       LA Lakers      3/17/1972
 50    Pete Maravich, Atlanta               Cleveland       2/5/1972
 50    Pete Maravich, Atlanta               Philadelphia   1/16/1972
 50    Walt Wesley, Cleveland               Cincinnati     2/19/1971
 50    Elvin Hayes, San Diego               Seattle       11/20/1970
 50    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Boston         2/14/1967
 50    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Detroit        1/14/1967
 50    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Cincinnati    12/25/1966
 50    Rick Barry, San Francisco            St Louis       12/8/1966
 50    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Chicago       12/16/1961
 50    Elgin Baylor, LA Lakers              Syracuse       12/4/1961
 50    Jack Twyman, Cincinnati              St Louis       2/25/1959
 50    Dolph Schayes, Syracuse              Boston          2/1/1959
 50    Bob Pettit, St Louis                 Detroit        1/11/1959
 50    Neil Johnston, Philadelphia          Syracuse       2/16/1954

 


Playoffs
Pts    Player, Team                         Opponent        Date
===    ============                         ========        ====
 63    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Boston         4/20/1986
 61    Elgin Baylor, Lakers                 Boston         4/14/1962
 56    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse       3/22/1962
 56    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Miami          4/29/1992
 56    Charles Barkley, Phoenix             Golden State   5/04/1994
 55    Rick Barry, San Francisco            Philadelphia   4/18/1967
 55    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland      5/01/1988
 55    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Phoenix        6/16/1993
 55    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Washington     4/27/1997
 54    John Havlicek, Boston                Atlanta        4/1/1973
 54    Michael Jordan, Chicago              New York       5/31/1993
 53    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Syracuse       5/14/1960
 53    Jerry West, Los Angeles              Boston         4/23/1969
 52    Jerry West, Los Angeles              Baltimore      4/05/1965
 51    Sam Jones, Boston                    New York       4/28/1967
 51    Eric "sleepy" Floyd, Golden State    Los Angeles L  5/10/1987
 51    Ray Allen, Boston                    Chicago        4/30/2009 (3OT)
 50    Bob Cousy, Boston                    Syracuse       3/21/1953
 50    Bob Pettit, ST Louis                 Boston         4/12/1958
 50    Wilt Chamberlain, Philadelphia       Boston         3/22/1960 
 50    Wilt Chamberlain, San Franchsco      St Louis       4/10/1964 
 50    Billy Cunningham, Philadelphia       Milwaukee      4/01/1970 
 50    Bob McAdoo, Buffalo                  Washington     4/18/1975 
 50    Dominique Wilkins, Atlanta           Detroit        4/19/1986 
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland      4/28/1988 
 50    Michael Jordan, Chicago              Cleveland      5/05/1989
 50    Karl Malone, Utah                    Seattle        4/22/2000   
 50    Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers      Phoenix        5/4/2006           

Appearences on the list: 
reg  p tot
114  4 118 Wilt Chamberlain 
 32  8  40 Michael Jordan
 24  1  25 Kobe Bryant
 14  1  15 Elgin Baylor
 13  1  14 Rick Berry
 10  0  10 Allen Iverson
  9  0   9 Lebron James
  6  0   6 Adrian Dantley
  6  0   6 Pete Maravich
  4  2   6 Jerry West
  5  0   5 George Gervin
  5  0   5 Stephen Curry
  4  1   5 Karl Malone
  3  0   3 Carmelo Anthony
  3  0   3 David Robinson
  3  0   3 Shaquille O'Neal
  3  0   3 Gilbert Arenas
  2  0   2 Kevin Durant
  2  0   2 Tracy McGrady
  2  0   2 Michale Redd
  2  0   2 Dwayne Wade
  2  0   2 Kyrie Irving
  2  0   2 James Harden
  2  0   2 Damian Lillard
  2  0   2 Anthony Davis
  2  0   2 Klay Thompson
  1  0   1 John Wall
  1  0   1 Russell Westbrook
  1  0   1 Tony Parker
  1  0   1 David Thompson 
  1  0   1 Richard Hamilton
  1  0   1 Joe Faulks
  1  0   1 Brandon Jennings
  1  0   1 Andre Miller
  1  0   1 Deron Williams
  1  0   1 Kevin Love
  1  0   1 Terrence Ross
  1  0   1 Mo Williams 
  1  0   1 Jimmy Butler
  1  0   1 Kimba Walker
  1  0   1 Demarcus Cousins

Team Games Players # Differnt players
Warriors 135 Chamberlain (103), Barry (14), Curry (5), Thompson (2), Short (2), Jamison (2), Smith (2), Fulks (1), Carroll (1), Crawford (1), King (1), Johnston (1), Floyd (1) 13
Lakers 55 Bryant (24), Baylor (15), West (6), Chamberlain (2), Mikan (4), O'Neal (2), Goodrich (1), Ceballos (1) 8
Bulls 42 Jordan (40), Walker (1), Crawford (1) 3
Hawks 20 Wilkens (8), Pettit (7), Maravich (2), Hagan (1), Abdur-Rahim (1), Drew (1) 6
Sixers 20 Iverson (10), Chamberlain (5), Burton (1), Malone (1), Barros (1), Schayes (1), Cunningham (1) 7
Jazz 16 Dantley (6), Malone (5), Maravich (4), Robinson (1) 4
Knicks 12 King (5), Guerin (2), Ewing (2), Houston (1), Crawford (1), Anthony (1) 6
Spurs 12 Gervin (5), Robinson(3), Parker (1), Duncan (1), Cummings (1), Kennon (1) 6
Celtics 11 Bird (4), Jones (2), McHale (1), Havlicek (1), Allen (1), Cousey (1) 6
Nuggets 11 Anthony (2), English (2), Vandeweghe (2), Thomposn (1), Adams (1), Iverson (1), Abdul-Rauf (1) 7
Cavs 10 James (7), Irving (2), Wesley (1) 3
Rockets 10 Harden (3), Hayes (2), Malone (2), Olajuwon (2), Murphey (1), Maxwell (1) 6
Bucks 10 Abdul-Jabbar (7), Redd (2), Jennings (1) 3
Kings 10 Archibald (4), Twyman (2), Robertson (1), Webber (1), Martin (1), Cousins (1) 6
Wizards 9 Arenas (2), Monroe (1), Chenier (1), King (2), Murray (1), Malone (1) Wall (1) 7
Thunder 8 Durant (2), Westbrook (1), Brown (1), Allen (1), Ellis (1), Haywood (1), Lewis (1) 7
Blazers 8 Lillard (2), Petrie (2), Stoudamire (1), Miller (1), Roy (1), Drexler (1) 6
Clippers 7 McAdoo (5), Smith (1), Williams (1) 3
Magic 7 McGrady (5), O'Neal (1), Anderson (1) 3
Nets 6 D. Williams (1) R. Williams (1), Nawlin (1), Carter (1), Marbury (1), Williamson (1) 6
Pistons 6 Yardley (2), Stackhouse (1), Tripuka (1), Bing (1), Hamilton (1) 5
Heat 6 James (2), Rice (1), Wade (2), Mourning (1) 4
Suns 6 Chambers (2), Delk (1), Stoudemire (1), Robinson (1), Barkley (1) 5
Mavericks 3 Nowitzki (1), Masburn (1), Jackson (1) 3
Pacers 3 Miller (1), O'Neal (1), Knight (1) 3
Pelicans 3 Mashburn (1), Davis (3) 2
Wolves 2 Williams (1), Love (1) 2
Raptors 2 Ross (1), Carter (1) 2
Hornets 1 Walker (1) 1
Grizzlies 0   0

50 or more with 3 teams:
Wilt Chamberlain (Philadelphia W., Philadelphia 76ers, Los Angeles L)
Jamal Crawford (Golden State, New York, Chicago)
Bernard King (New York, Washington, Golden State)
Moses Malone (Washington, Houston, Philadelphia)

50 ore more with 2 teams:
Ray Allen (Seattle, Boston)
Carmelo Anthony (Denver, New York)
Allen Iverson (Philadelphia 76ers, Denver)
Lebron James (Cleveland, Miami)
Shaquille Oneal (Orlando, Los Angeles)
Pete Maravich (Atlanta, New Orleans J.)
Jamal Mashburn (Dallas, New Orleans P.)

50 Point NBA games by Season
Year # High Player
1949 3 63 Falks
1950 1 51 Mikan
1952 1 61 Mikan
1953 2 52 Cousey*
1954 1 50 Johnston
1957 1 51 Pettit
1958 4 52 Yardley
1959 11 64 Baylor
1960 10 71 Baylor
1961 37 78 Chamberlain
1962 46 100 Chamberlain
1963 13 70 Chamberlain
1964 13 63 Chamberlain
1965 6 57 Barry
1966 6 68 Chamberlain
1967 9 69 Chamberlain
1968 3 56 Monroe
1969 5 66 Chamberlain
1970 3 53 Abdul-Jabbar
1971 4 55 Abdul-Jabbar
1972 10 56 Walker
1973 7 54 Havlicek*
1974 4 64 Barry
1975 5 55 Barry
1976 5 52 McAdoo
1977 3 68 Maravich
1978 8 73 Thompson
1979 3 52 Newlin/Gervin
1980 6 55 Gervin
1981 2 55 Dantley
1982 7 57 Dantley
1983 3 53 Bird
1984 8 60 King
1985 3 60 Bird
1986 5 63 Jordan *
1987 12 61 Jordan(twice)
1988 12 59 Jordan
1989 10 54 Jordan
1990 10 69 Jordan
1991 4 54 Adams
1992 6 57 Jordan/Miller
1993 6 64 Jordan
1994 7 71 Robinson
1995 4 56 Rice
1996 4 53 Jordan
1997 3 55 Jordan*
1998 3 56 Malone
2000 8 61 O'Neal
2001 8 57 Stackhouse
2002 3 58 Iverson
2003 9 55 Bryant
2004 5 62 McGrady
2005 8 62 Bryant
2006 13 81 Bryant
2007 8 65 Bryant
2008 7 55 Parker
2009 10 61 Bryant
2010 1 52 Miller
2011 2 51 James
2012 3 57 Williams
2013 1 54 Curry
2014 4 62 Anthony
2015 8 57 Irving
2016 9 60 Bryant
2017 4 60 Thompson
* denotes playoffs
50 Point NBA games by Decade
Year # High Player
1946-49 3 63 Falks
1950-59 21 64 Baylor
1960-69 148 100 Chamberlain
1970-79 52 73 Thompson
1980-89 68 63 Jordan
1990-99 47 71 Robinson
2000-09 79 81 Bryant
2010-17 30 62 Anthony

1946, 1947, 1948, 1951, 1955, 1956, 1999 had no player score 50+ points in a game.