List of hockey players who hold the all-time record for the most points in NHL playoff season. QuantHockey stats table: NHL Playoffs All-Time Points Leaders. Tournament statistics. Scoring leader(s), Evgeni Malkin (Penguins) (28 points). MVP · Sidney Crosby (Penguins). ← · →. The Stanley Cup playoffs of the National Hockey League (NHL) began on April 12, Teams : 16. Behind outstanding play from their goalie, the Predators grabbed a Game 4 win, , to even the Stanley Cup Finals against the Penguins.