NHL Point Leaders- Top 5 Scorers Of All-Time

Get EDUCATED. Here’s the list of the top five point scorers in NHL history.

There are few debates in sports that are settled before they are even talked about.

Hockey’s greatest player is definitely one of them.

We all know it’s Wayne Gretzky, “The Great One.”

A great sports fun fact is that the Gretzky were formerly the top point getting brothers in hockey history. Wayne has 2,857 points, and his brother Brent has four career points.

So we all know who is number one in all time points, but who else ranks in the top five?

Let’s take a look at the top five point getters of all-time… it’s time to enter Wayne’s world.

NHL Point Leaders – #5 Ron Francis

Team(s): Hartford Whalers, Pittsburgh Penguins, Carolina Hurricanes

Points: 1,798

Career length: 23 years

Position: C

NHL Point Leaders – #4 Gordie Howe

Team(s): Detroit Red Wings, Hartford Whalers

Points: 1,850

Career length: 26 years (32 years including WHA play)

Position: RW

NHL Point Leaders – #3 Mark Messier

Team(s): Edmonton Oilers, New York Rangers, Vancouver Canucks

Points: 1,887

Career length: 25 years

Position: LW/C

NHL Point Leaders – #2 Jaromir Jagr (still active)

Team(s): Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals, New York Rangers, Dallas Stars, Boston Bruins, New Jersey Devils, Florida Panthers, Calgary Flames

Points: 1,888

Career length: 24 years and counting

Position: RW

NHL Point Leaders – #1 Wayne Gretzky

Team(s): Edmonton Oilers, Los Angeles Kings, St. Louis Blues, New York Rangers

Points: 2,857

Career length: 20 years

Position: C

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