Answered February 27th, 2019

At 36 years, 273 days, Karl Malone becomes the oldest player in NBA history to score 50 points in a playoff game in a Utah Jazz first round win against Seattle.

Who is the oldest player with 50+ points in a playoff game?
4/22/2000Malone4/27/1997Jordan4/30/2009Allen3/28/1967Jones5/31/2018James4/1/1973Havlicek5/4/1994Barkley4/23/1969West6/16/1993Jordan5/31/1993Jordan4/29/1992Jordan4/19/2017Westbrook5/2/2017Thomas6/1/2006Nowitzki4/20/2003Iverson5/4/2006Bryant4/10/1964Chamberlain4/14/1962Baylor5/10/1987Floyd4/5/1965West36-27334-06933-28433-27733-15232-35831-07330-33030-11930-10329-07228-15828-08427-34727-31727-25427-23327-21027-06526-312
NAMEDATETMOPPAGEPTSMINREBASTSTLBLK3PMFG%FT%TOVFGMFGA3PA3P%FTMFTAPF
Karl MaloneKarl Malone4/22/2000UTAUTAvs. SEA
vs.
36-273504312031156.392.9118321100.013142
Michael JordanMichael Jordan4/27/1997CHICHIvs. WAS
vs.
34-06955447220162.9100.022235250.010103
Ray AllenRay Allen4/30/2009BOSBOS@ CHI
@
33-28451595330956.385.7318321850.0671
Sam JonesSam Jones3/28/1967BOSBOS@ NYK
@
33-27751434163.376.5193013173
LeBron JamesLeBron James5/31/2018CLECLE@ GSW
@
33-15251488811359.490.951932742.910112
John HavlicekJohn Havlicek4/1/1973BOSBOSvs. ATL
vs.
32-35854489666.7100.02436662
Charles BarkleyCharles Barkley5/4/1994PHXPHX@ GSW
@
31-073564114431374.277.822331475.0792
Jerry WestJerry West4/23/1969LALLALvs. BOS
vs.
30-330534631051.284.6214111133
Michael JordanMichael Jordan6/16/1993CHICHIvs. PHX
vs.
30-11955468400056.872.21213710.013183
Michael JordanMichael Jordan5/31/1993CHICHIvs. NYK
vs.
30-10354396221660.085.721830966.712145
Michael JordanMichael Jordan4/29/1992CHICHI@ MIA
@
29-07256435542066.788.922030016183
Russell WestbrookRussell Westbrook4/19/2017OKCOKC@ HOU
@
28-1585141101341239.583.3417431118.215183
Isaiah ThomasIsaiah Thomas5/2/2017BOSBOSvs. WAS
vs.
28-08453454430554.592.3218331241.712132
Dirk NowitzkiDirk Nowitzki6/1/2006DALDALvs. PHX
vs.
27-347504312310553.894.411426683.317182
Allen IversonAllen Iverson4/20/2003PHIPHIvs. NOH
vs.
27-31755474820365.690.942132560.010112
Kobe BryantKobe Bryant5/4/2006LALLALvs. PHX
vs.
27-25450528530557.183.372035862.5564
Wilt ChamberlainWilt Chamberlain4/10/1964SFWSFWvs. STL
vs.
27-233504515668.860.022326101
Elgin BaylorElgin Baylor4/14/1962LALLAL@ BOS
@
27-210614822147.889.5224617193
Sleepy FloydSleepy Floyd5/10/1987GSWGSWvs. LAL
vs.
27-065514431040269.292.921826366.713142
Jerry WestJerry West4/5/1965LALLALvs. BAL
vs.
26-312525942.195.2163820214
Billy CunninghamBilly Cunningham4/1/1970PHIPHIvs. MIL
vs.
26-302504810256.475.02239685
Dominique WilkinsDominique Wilkins4/19/1986ATLATLvs. DET
vs.
26-09750435310067.980.061928012152
Michael JordanMichael Jordan5/5/1989CHICHIvs. CLE
vs.
26-07750433430050.081.51142810.022276
Allen IversonAllen Iverson5/16/2001PHIPHIvs. TOR
vs.
25-34352432740865.6100.0121321457.1223
Allen IversonAllen Iverson5/9/2001PHIPHIvs. TOR
vs.
25-33654475410353.8100.042139560.0993