Which NBA player scored the most points in a season?
That was Wilt Chamberlain with 4,029 points in the 1961-62 season. He is the only player to have scored 4,000 points in a season and his points per game average that year was 50.4.
Michael Jordan holds the career record for most points scored in the NBA playoffs, with 5,987. He scored all of his playoff points with the Chicago Bulls during 13 playoff seasons. Jordan also holds the record for most points scored in a single playoff season, with the 759 points he scored in the 1992 playoffs. Jordan holds the record for most career playoff PPG (Points Per Game), with 33.45 and most PPG during a single…
For a career, that is wide receiver Jerry Rice with 1256. Through the 2009 season, he ranks 26th on the NFL's all time scoring list with the 25 ahead of him all being place kickers. For a single season, that is running back LaDainian Tomlinson with 186 which is the NFL record for most points scored in a season.