NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Assists

Active players are listed in bold.
* Indicates member of the Hall of Fame.

NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Magic Johnson* 2346
2. John Stockton* 1839
3. LeBron James 1348
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1112
6. Larry Bird* 1062
7. Steve Nash 1061
8. Scottie Pippen* 1048
9. Kobe Bryant 1040
10. Michael Jordan* 1022
11. Dennis Johnson* 1006
12. Isiah Thomas* 987
13. Jerry West* 970
14. Bob Cousy* 937
15. Kevin Johnson 935
16. Maurice Cheeks 922
17. Mark Jackson 905
18. Clyde Drexler* 891
19. Rajon Rondo 851
20. Julius Erving* 841
21. Chauncey Billups 831
22. Dwyane Wade 828
23. John Havlicek* 825
24. Gary Payton* 811
25. Manu Ginobili 772
26. Bill Russell* 770
27. Oscar Robertson* 769
28. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
29. Tim Duncan 764
30. Michael Cooper 703
31. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
32. Danny Ainge 656
33. Chris Paul 649
  Louie Dampier* 649
35. Russell Westbrook 626
36. Terry Porter 624
37. Karl Malone* 610
38. Walt Frazier* 599
39. Derek Fisher 598
40. Sam Cassell 592
  Deron Williams 592
42. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
43. Robert Horry 575
44. Paul Pierce 572
45. Avery Johnson 562
46. Elgin Baylor* 541
47. Jeff Hornacek 525
48. Derek Harper 513
49. Joe Dumars* 512
50. Nate McMillan 505
51. Charles Barkley* 482
52. Doc Rivers 479
53. Kevin Garnett 471
54. Gus Williams 469
55. Richard Hamilton 467
56. Norm Nixon 465
57. James Worthy* 463
58. Freddie Lewis 458
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
60. Rick Barry* 456
61. Wes Unseld* 453
62. Jo Jo White* 452
63. Ray Allen 449
64. Tom Henderson 431
65. Allen Iverson* 425
66. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
68. Roger Brown* 405
69. George McGinnis 404
70. K.C. Jones* 396
71. Andre Iguodala 395
72. Anfernee Hardaway 394
73. John Starks 393
  Hal Greer* 393
  Pau Gasol 393
76. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
78. Ron Boone 385
79. Stephen Curry 383
80. Tim Hardaway 382
81. Bobby Jones 381
82. Brian Shaw 375
83. Eric Snow 373
84. Lenny Wilkens* 372
85. Jimmy Jones 371
86. Tayshaun Prince 368
  James Harden 368
  Jason Terry 368
89. Bob Dandridge 365
90. Boris Diaw 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
  Horace Grant 360
93. Sam Jones* 358
94. Mookie Blaylock 357
  Reggie Miller* 357
96. Slater Martin* 354
97. Paul Westphal 353
98. Dick McGuire* 350
99. Lionel Hollins 344
  Johnny Moore 344
101. Nick Van Exel 342
102. Kevin Durant 340
103. Joe Johnson 339
104. Robert Reid 335
  Paul Silas 335
  Mike Conley 335
107. Bill Keller 334
108. Gail Goodrich* 333
  Dave Cowens* 333
110. Mack Calvin 331
111. Cliff Hagan* 328
112. Mark Price 327
113. Andrew Toney 323
114. Mario Chalmers 321
115. Alvan Adams 320
  Larry Brown* 320
117. Derrick McKey 319
  Chris Childs 319
119. Sidney Moncrief 317
  Toni Kukoc 317
121. Walter Davis 312
122. Baron Davis 311
123. Tiny Archibald* 306
  Vinnie Johnson 306
  John Paxson 306
126. Kenny Smith 305
  Ron Harper 305
128. Dan Majerle 304
129. Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
  Maurice Lucas 297
132. Detlef Schrempf 296
133. Rickey Green 294
134. Alex English* 293
135. Chris Webber 291
  Derrick Rose 291
  Jeff Teague 291
138. Hedo Turkoglu 287
139. Guy Rodgers* 286
  Draymond Green 286
  Vlade Divac 286
  Vince Carter 286
143. Don Buse 284
  Mike Gale 284
145. Charles Oakley 283
146. Dan Issel* 281
147. David Robinson* 280
  Andre Miller 280
149. Kirk Hinrich 277
150. Patrick Ewing* 275
  John Johnson 275
152. Kevin McHale* 274
153. Earl Monroe* 264
  Lamar Odom 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Rasheed Wallace 264
158. Bill Bradley* 263
159. Mark Aguirre 262
160. Jim Pollard* 259
  Jeff Mullins 259
162. Paul Seymour 257
  Dolph Schayes* 257
164. Dave DeBusschere* 253
165. Sedale Threatt 252
  B.J. Armstrong 252
167. Clifford Robinson 250
168. Tracy McGrady 249
169. Andy Phillip* 248
170. Dick Barnett 247
171. Rick Fox 246
  Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Sam Perkins 246
174. Jack Sikma 244
175. Walt Hazzard 242
176. Bob Pettit* 241
177. George Gervin* 240
178. Bill Melchionni 238
179. Aaron McKie 237
180. Bob Lanier* 235
181. Greg Anthony 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Richard Jefferson 234
  Metta World Peace 234
  Robert Parish* 234
186. Jerome Kersey 233
  Damon Stoudamire 233
  Howard Eisley 233
189. Artis Gilmore* 232
190. Henry Bibby 231
191. Paul George 230
  Antonio Daniels 230
193. Gerald Henderson 229
  Michael Finley 229
195. Willie Wise 227
196. Ralph Simpson 226
197. Nate Thurmond* 225
198. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
200. Jason Williams 221
  Billy Paultz 221
202. Al Horford 220
203. Sleepy Floyd 219
  John Lucas 219
  Doug Christie 219
  Bill Bridges 219
207. Larry Costello 218
208. Rolando Blackman 217
209. Keith Erickson 216
  Jack Coleman 216
211. Tom Heinsohn* 215
  Charlie Scott 215
  Shaun Livingston 215
214. Richie Guerin* 214
  Anthony Mason 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
217. Calvin Murphy* 213
218. Chet Walker* 212
219. Latrell Sprewell 211
220. Don Nelson* 210
221. Larry Siegfried 209
222. Jamaal Tinsley 208
223. Sean Elliott 207
224. Wali Jones 206
  Al Attles 206
  Rodney McCray 206
227. Dennis Rodman* 205
  David Wesley 205
229. George Hill 204
  Jameer Nelson 204
231. Josh Smith 203
  Allen Leavell 203
  Craig Hodges 203
  Jack McMahon 203
  Kyle Lowry 203
236. Kenyon Martin 202
  Ray Williams 202
238. Bill Sharman* 201
239. Zelmo Beaty* 200
240. Donnie Freeman 198
  Marques Johnson 198
  Spud Webb 198
243. Eddie Jones 197
  David West 197
245. Steve Smith 195
  Hersey Hawkins 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
248. Carlos Boozer 194
  Rudy LaRusso 194
  Cedric Maxwell 194
  Blake Griffin 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Magic Johnson* 2346
2. John Stockton* 1839
3. LeBron James 1348
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1112
6. Larry Bird* 1062
7. Steve Nash 1061
8. Scottie Pippen* 1048
9. Kobe Bryant 1040
10. Michael Jordan* 1022
11. Dennis Johnson* 1006
12. Isiah Thomas* 987
13. Jerry West* 970
14. Bob Cousy* 937
15. Kevin Johnson 935
16. Maurice Cheeks 922
17. Mark Jackson 905
18. Clyde Drexler* 891
19. Rajon Rondo 851
20. Chauncey Billups 831
21. Dwyane Wade 828
22. John Havlicek* 825
23. Gary Payton* 811
24. Manu Ginobili 772
25. Bill Russell* 770
26. Oscar Robertson* 769
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
28. Tim Duncan 764
29. Michael Cooper 703
30. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
31. Danny Ainge 656
32. Chris Paul 649
33. Russell Westbrook 626
34. Terry Porter 624
35. Karl Malone* 610
36. Walt Frazier* 599
37. Derek Fisher 598
38. Julius Erving* 594
39. Sam Cassell 592
  Deron Williams 592
41. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
42. Robert Horry 575
43. Paul Pierce 572
44. Avery Johnson 562
45. Elgin Baylor* 541
46. Jeff Hornacek 525
47. Derek Harper 513
48. Joe Dumars* 512
49. Nate McMillan 505
50. Charles Barkley* 482
51. Doc Rivers 479
52. Kevin Garnett 471
53. Gus Williams 469
54. Richard Hamilton 467
55. Norm Nixon 465
56. James Worthy* 463
57. Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
58. Wes Unseld* 453
59. Jo Jo White* 452
60. Ray Allen 449
61. Tom Henderson 431
62. Allen Iverson* 425
63. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
65. K.C. Jones* 396
66. Andre Iguodala 395
67. Anfernee Hardaway 394
68. Pau Gasol 393
  Hal Greer* 393
  John Starks 393
71. Byron Scott 390
  Rod Strickland 390
73. Stephen Curry 383
74. Tim Hardaway 382
75. Brian Shaw 375
76. Eric Snow 373
77. Lenny Wilkens* 372
78. Jason Terry 368
  James Harden 368
  Tayshaun Prince 368
81. Bob Dandridge 365
82. Dirk Nowitzki 360
  Horace Grant 360
  Boris Diaw 360
85. Sam Jones* 358
86. Reggie Miller* 357
  Mookie Blaylock 357
88. Slater Martin* 354
89. Paul Westphal 353
90. Dick McGuire* 350
91. Johnny Moore 344
  Lionel Hollins 344
93. Nick Van Exel 342
94. Rick Barry* 340
  Kevin Durant 340
96. Joe Johnson 339
97. Robert Reid 335
  Mike Conley 335
  Paul Silas 335
100. Dave Cowens* 333
  Gail Goodrich* 333
102. Mark Price 327
103. Andrew Toney 323
104. Mario Chalmers 321
105. Alvan Adams 320
106. Derrick McKey 319
  Chris Childs 319
108. Toni Kukoc 317
  Sidney Moncrief 317
110. Walter Davis 312
111. Baron Davis 311
112. Vinnie Johnson 306
  Tiny Archibald* 306
  John Paxson 306
115. Kenny Smith 305
  Cliff Hagan* 305
  Ron Harper 305
118. Dan Majerle 304
119. Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
121. Detlef Schrempf 296
122. Rickey Green 294
123. Alex English* 293
124. Chris Webber 291
  Jeff Teague 291
  Derrick Rose 291
127. Hedo Turkoglu 287
128. Vlade Divac 286
  Vince Carter 286
  Guy Rodgers* 286
  Draymond Green 286
132. Bobby Jones 284
133. Charles Oakley 283
134. David Robinson* 280
  Andre Miller 280
136. Kirk Hinrich 277
137. Patrick Ewing* 275
  John Johnson 275
139. Kevin McHale* 274
140. Charlie Ward 264
  Rasheed Wallace 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Lamar Odom 264
145. Bill Bradley* 263
146. Mark Aguirre 262
147. Jim Pollard* 259
  Jeff Mullins 259
149. Dolph Schayes* 257
  Paul Seymour 257
151. Dave DeBusschere* 253
152. Sedale Threatt 252
  B.J. Armstrong 252
154. Clifford Robinson 250
155. Tracy McGrady 249
156. Andy Phillip* 248
157. Dick Barnett 247
158. Rick Fox 246
  Sam Perkins 246
  Jamaal Wilkes* 246
161. Jack Sikma 244
162. Walt Hazzard 242
163. Bob Pettit* 241
164. Aaron McKie 237
165. Bob Lanier* 235
166. Metta World Peace 234
  Greg Anthony 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Richard Jefferson 234
  Robert Parish* 234
171. Damon Stoudamire 233
  Howard Eisley 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
174. Henry Bibby 231
175. Paul George 230
  Antonio Daniels 230
177. Michael Finley 229
  Gerald Henderson 229
179. Nate Thurmond* 225
  Maurice Lucas 225
181. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
183. Jason Williams 221
184. Al Horford 220
185. John Lucas 219
  Doug Christie 219
  Bill Bridges 219
  Sleepy Floyd 219
189. Larry Costello 218
190. Rolando Blackman 217
191. Keith Erickson 216
  Jack Coleman 216
193. Tom Heinsohn* 215
  Shaun Livingston 215
195. Anthony Mason 214
  Richie Guerin* 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
198. Calvin Murphy* 213
199. Chet Walker* 212
200. Latrell Sprewell 211
201. Don Nelson* 210
202. Larry Siegfried 209
203. Jamaal Tinsley 208
204. Sean Elliott 207
205. Rodney McCray 206
  Al Attles 206
207. David Wesley 205
  Dennis Rodman* 205
209. Jameer Nelson 204
  George Hill 204
211. Allen Leavell 203
  Craig Hodges 203
  Jack McMahon 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Kyle Lowry 203
216. Wali Jones 202
  Kenyon Martin 202
  Ray Williams 202
219. Bill Sharman* 201
220. Marques Johnson 198
  Spud Webb 198
222. David West 197
  Eddie Jones 197
224. Hersey Hawkins 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
  Steve Smith 195
227. Rudy LaRusso 194
  Blake Griffin 194
  Carlos Boozer 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194
  Cedric Maxwell 194
232. Stephen Jackson 193
  Fred Brown 193
234. Lindsey Hunter 192
  Brian Winters 192
236. Kevin Porter 191
237. Gerald Wilkins 190
238. Frank Selvy 189
239. Jay Humphries 187
  Ricky Pierce 187
241. George Gervin* 186
242. Elvin Hayes* 185
243. Carmelo Anthony 183
  Tom Chambers 183
  Antoine Walker 183
246. Jim King 182
247. George King 180
248. Tom Gola* 179
  Marc Gasol 179
250. J.J. Barea 178

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Louie Dampier* 617
2. Freddie Lewis 458
3. Roger Brown* 405
4. Ron Boone 371
5. Jimmy Jones 340
6. Bill Keller 334
7. Larry Brown* 320
8. Mack Calvin 297
9. George McGinnis 286
10. Julius Erving* 247
11. Bill Melchionni 227
12. Willie Wise 224
13. Donnie Freeman 198
14. Gerald Govan 190
15. Mervin Jackson 188
16. Artis Gilmore* 185
  Ralph Simpson 185
18. Mel Daniels* 168
19. Fatty Taylor 167
20. John Roche 164
21. Walter Simon 162
  Mike Gale 162
23. Trooper Washington 161
24. Doug Moe 160
25. Don Buse 159
26. Larry Jones 158
27. Chuck Williams 152
28. Glen Combs 144
29. Dan Issel* 136
30. Brian Taylor 133
31. Darel Carrier 131
32. Ted McClain 127
33. Cincinnatus Powell 123
34. Jeffrey Congdon 118
35. Jim Eakins 117
36. Rick Barry* 116
37. Warren Jabali 115
  Billy Paultz 115
39. Jimmy O'Brien 111
40. Red Robbins 109
41. Rick Mount 106
42. Tom Thacker 105
43. Zelmo Beaty* 102
44. Bobby Jones 97
45. Bird Averitt 93
46. Bob Warren 92
  James Silas 92
  Maurice McHartley 92
49. Connie Hawkins* 91
50. Les Hunter 89
  Rich Jones 89
52. Kevin Joyce 87
53. Charlie Scott 82
54. Byron Beck 81
  Wil Jones 81
56. Charles Beasley 80
57. Lonnie Wright 78
  Art Heyman 78
59. Goose Ligon 76
  John Williamson 76
61. Mike Barrett 74
62. Oliver Taylor 73
63. Maurice Lucas 72
  Mike Barr 72
65. George Stone 71
66. Jackie Moreland 70
67. Wendell Ladner 69
  Levern Tart 69
69. Al Smith 68
  Mike Pratt 68
71. Billy Cunningham* 67
72. Darnell Hillman 62
  John Beasley 62
74. Bob Netolicky 61
  Steve Jones 61
  Ira Harge 61
77. George Carter 60
  Charles Williams 60
79. Billy Knight 55
80. George Gervin* 54
81. Dave Robisch 53
  Joe Caldwell 53
83. Gene Moore 52
  Gene Littles 52
85. Joe Hamilton 49
86. Don Adams 46
  Julian Hammond 46
  Larry Kenon 46
  Coby Dietrick 46
90. Bobby Hooper 45
  Chico Vaughn 45
  George Karl 45
93. Craig Raymond 44
94. Andrew Anderson 42
  Julius Keye 42
96. Spencer Haywood* 39
  Bud Olsen 39
  David Thompson* 39
99. Ray Scott 38
100. Ronald Thomas 37
  Neil Johnson 37
102. Tom Owens 36
103. Ervin Inniger 35
104. Wayne Hightower 34
  Sam Smith 34
  Henry Logan 34
107. Stew Johnson 33
  Billy Shepherd 33
109. Claude Terry 32
110. Jan Van Breda Kolff 31
  Marv Roberts 31
  Warren Davis 31
113. Willie Murrell 29
  Tim Bassett 29
115. Al Skinner 28
  Gus Gerard 28
117. George Irvine 27
118. John Barnhill 25
119. Ronald Franz 24
  Bernie Williams 24
121. Mike Butler 23
  Cliff Hagan* 23
123. Frank Card 22
  Johnny Neumann 22
125. Bo Lamar 21
  Swen Nater 21
  Skip Thoren 21
128. Donald Sidle 20
  Larry Miller 20
  Len Elmore 20
  Manny Leaks 20
  Jesse Branson 20
133. Jim Caldwell 19
  George Peeples 19
  Joe DePre 19
  George Tinsley 19
137. Willard Sojourner 18
  Ron Perry 18
  Gary Bradds 18
140. Adrian Smith 17
141. Al Tucker 16
  Marvin Barnes 16
  Simmie Hill 16
  Wayne Chapman 16
145. George Adams 15
  Caldwell Jones 15
  Erwin Mueller 15
  Bob Bedell 15
  Dennis Holman 15
  Jim Jarvis 15
  Gus Johnson* 15
  Grant Simmons 15
153. Bruce Seals 14
  Arthur Becker 14
  Mike Green 14
  Jimmy Rayl 14
  Stephen Vacendak 14
  John Clawson 14
159. Johnny Baum 13
  Richard Clark 13
  Bobby Rascoe 13
162. Ollie Darden 12
  Allan Bristow 12
164. Mike Lewis 11
  Ben Warley 11
  Gary Keller 11
  Randolph Mahaffey 11
  Randy Denton 11
  Jim Bradley 11
170. Sonny Dove 10
  Mike Flynn 10
  Chuck Terry 10
  Bob Verga 10
  Walter Piatkowski 10
175. George Johnson 9
  Dick Nemelka 9
  Marvin Webster 9
  Willie Somerset 9
  Moses Malone* 9
  Kim Hughes 9
181. Jim O'Brien 8
  Dave Twardzik 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  John Smith 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Ed Manning 8
  Calvin Fowler 8
  Daniel Sparks 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  Elton McGriff 8
191. Jim Ard 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Russell Critchfield 7
  Errol Palmer 7
  Jimmy Foster 7
196. Willie Porter 6
  Goo Kennedy 6
  Lee Davis 6
  Bill McGill 6
  Dallas Thornton 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Stephen Chubin 6
  Mel Peterson 6
204. Arvesta Kelly 5
  Bob Lackey 5
  Ken Wilburn 5
  Howard Bayne 5
  Tommie Bowens 5
  Jim McDaniels 5
  Ed Johnson 5
  Jerry Pettway 5
  Willie Long 5
  Dan Anderson 5
  Jerry Harkness 5
215. Carl Fuller 4
  Collis Jones 4
  Howie Wright 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Will Frazier 4
  Wali Jones 4
221. Dennis Wuycik 3
  Bobby Croft 3
  Leary Lentz 3
  Rich Peek 3
  Billy Schaeffer 3
  Len Chappell 3
  John Fairchild 3
  Hal Hale 3
  Roger Brown 3
  Ron Bonham 3
  Leland Mitchell 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Stephen Previs 3
  Al Cueto 3
  Luther Green 3
236. Roy Ebron 2
  Pierre Russell 2
  Craig Dill 2
  Joe Hamood 2
  Guy Manning 2
  Bobby Wilson 2
  Charles Jordan 2
  Charles Edge 2
  Barry Parkhill 2
  John Trapp 2
  Bobby Edmonds 2
  Roderick McDonald 2
  Steven Kramer 2
  Rich Niemann 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
  Donald Washington 2
  Hank Whitney 2
  Jay Miller 2
  Jasper Wilson 2
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