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 1384
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1120
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 871
20. Dwyane Wade 841
  Julius Erving* 841
22. Chauncey Billups 831
23. John Havlicek* 825
24. Gary Payton* 811
25. Manu Ginobili 780
26. Bill Russell* 770
27. Oscar Robertson* 769
28. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
29. Tim Duncan 764
30. Michael Cooper 703
31. Chris Paul 692
32. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
33. Russell Westbrook 671
34. Danny Ainge 656
35. Louie Dampier* 649
36. Terry Porter 624
37. Karl Malone* 610
38. Walt Frazier* 599
39. Deron Williams 598
  Derek Fisher 598
41. Sam Cassell 592
42. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
43. Paul Pierce 576
44. Robert Horry 575
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. Andre Iguodala 413
69. Stephen Curry 409
70. Roger Brown* 405
71. George McGinnis* 404
72. James Harden 399
73. Pau Gasol 397
74. K.C. Jones* 396
75. Anfernee Hardaway 394
76. John Starks 393
  Hal Greer* 393
78. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
80. Ron Boone 385
81. Tim Hardaway 382
82. Bobby Jones 381
83. Brian Shaw 375
84. Jason Terry 373
  Eric Snow 373
86. Lenny Wilkens* 372
87. Jimmy Jones 371
  Boris Diaw 371
89. Tayshaun Prince 368
90. Mike Conley 366
91. Bob Dandridge 365
92. Horace Grant 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
94. Sam Jones* 358
95. Reggie Miller* 357
  Mookie Blaylock 357
97. Slater Martin* 354
98. Paul Westphal 353
99. Dick McGuire* 350
100. Joe Johnson 349
101. Lionel Hollins 344
  Kevin Durant 344
  Johnny Moore 344
104. Nick Van Exel 342
105. Paul Silas 335
  Robert Reid 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. Jeff Teague 316
  Draymond Green 316
123. Walter Davis 312
124. Baron Davis 311
125. John Paxson 306
  Tiny Archibald* 306
  Vinnie Johnson 306
128. Kenny Smith 305
  Ron Harper 305
130. Dan Majerle 304
131. Maurice Lucas 297
  Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
134. Detlef Schrempf 296
135. Rickey Green 294
136. Alex English* 293
137. Chris Webber 291
  Derrick Rose 291
  Vince Carter 291
140. Hedo Turkoglu 287
141. Vlade Divac 286
  Guy Rodgers* 286
143. Don Buse 284
  Mike Gale 284
145. Charles Oakley 283
146. Dan Issel* 281
147. Andre Miller 280
  David Robinson* 280
149. Kirk Hinrich 277
150. John Johnson 275
  Patrick Ewing* 275
152. Kevin McHale* 274
153. Charlie Ward 264
  Rasheed Wallace 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Lamar Odom 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
158. Bill Bradley* 263
159. Mark Aguirre 262
160. Jeff Mullins 259
  Jim Pollard* 259
  Paul George 259
163. Paul Seymour 257
  Dolph Schayes* 257
165. Dave DeBusschere* 253
166. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
168. Clifford Robinson 250
169. Tracy McGrady* 249
170. Andy Phillip* 248
171. Dick Barnett 247
172. Sam Perkins 246
  Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Rick Fox 246
175. Jack Sikma 244
176. Al Horford 243
177. Walt Hazzard 242
178. Bob Pettit* 241
179. George Gervin* 240
180. Bill Melchionni 238
181. Aaron McKie 237
182. Richard Jefferson 236
183. Bob Lanier* 235
184. Metta World Peace 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Greg Anthony 234
  Robert Parish* 234
188. Jerome Kersey 233
  Damon Stoudamire 233
  Howard Eisley 233
191. Artis Gilmore* 232
192. Henry Bibby 231
193. Kyle Lowry 230
  Antonio Daniels 230
195. Gerald Henderson 229
  Michael Finley 229
197. Willie Wise 227
198. Ralph Simpson 226
199. Nate Thurmond* 225
200. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
202. Jason Williams 221
  Billy Paultz 221
204. Sleepy Floyd 219
  Doug Christie 219
  Bill Bridges 219
  John Lucas 219
208. Larry Costello 218
209. Rolando Blackman 217
210. Shaun Livingston 216
  Jack Coleman 216
  Keith Erickson 216
213. George Hill 215
  Tom Heinsohn* 215
  Charlie Scott 215
216. Jerry Lucas* 214
  Richie Guerin* 214
  Anthony Mason 214
219. Calvin Murphy* 213
220. Chet Walker* 212
221. Latrell Sprewell 211
222. Don Nelson* 210
223. Larry Siegfried 209
224. Jamaal Tinsley 208
  David West 208
226. Sean Elliott 207
227. Wali Jones 206
  Rodney McCray 206
  Al Attles 206
230. David Wesley 205
  Dennis Rodman* 205
232. Jameer Nelson 204
233. Jack McMahon 203
  Craig Hodges 203
  Allen Leavell 203
  Josh Smith 203
237. Ray Williams 202
  Kenyon Martin 202
239. Blake Griffin 201
  John Wall 201
  Bill Sharman* 201
242. Zelmo Beaty* 200
243. Marques Johnson 198
  Donnie Freeman 198
  Spud Webb 198
246. Eddie Jones 197
247. Hersey Hawkins 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
  Steve Smith 195
250. Rudy LaRusso 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194
  Cedric Maxwell 194
  Carlos Boozer 194

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Magic Johnson* 2346
2. John Stockton* 1839
3. LeBron James 1384
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1120
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 871
20. Dwyane Wade 841
21. Chauncey Billups 831
22. John Havlicek* 825
23. Gary Payton* 811
24. Manu Ginobili 780
25. Bill Russell* 770
26. Oscar Robertson* 769
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
28. Tim Duncan 764
29. Michael Cooper 703
30. Chris Paul 692
31. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
32. Russell Westbrook 671
33. Danny Ainge 656
34. Terry Porter 624
35. Karl Malone* 610
36. Walt Frazier* 599
37. Derek Fisher 598
  Deron Williams 598
39. Julius Erving* 594
40. Sam Cassell 592
41. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
42. Paul Pierce 576
43. Robert Horry 575
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. Andre Iguodala 413
66. Stephen Curry 409
67. James Harden 399
68. Pau Gasol 397
69. K.C. Jones* 396
70. Anfernee Hardaway 394
71. John Starks 393
  Hal Greer* 393
73. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
75. Tim Hardaway 382
76. Brian Shaw 375
77. Eric Snow 373
  Jason Terry 373
79. Lenny Wilkens* 372
80. Boris Diaw 371
81. Tayshaun Prince 368
82. Mike Conley 366
83. Bob Dandridge 365
84. Horace Grant 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
86. Sam Jones* 358
87. Reggie Miller* 357
  Mookie Blaylock 357
89. Slater Martin* 354
90. Paul Westphal 353
91. Dick McGuire* 350
92. Joe Johnson 349
93. Johnny Moore 344
  Kevin Durant 344
  Lionel Hollins 344
96. Nick Van Exel 342
97. Rick Barry* 340
98. Paul Silas 335
  Robert Reid 335
100. Gail Goodrich* 333
  Dave Cowens* 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. Sidney Moncrief 317
  Toni Kukoc 317
110. Jeff Teague 316
  Draymond Green 316
112. Walter Davis 312
113. Baron Davis 311
114. Vinnie Johnson 306
  Tiny Archibald* 306
  John Paxson 306
117. Cliff Hagan* 305
  Ron Harper 305
  Kenny Smith 305
120. Dan Majerle 304
121. Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
123. Detlef Schrempf 296
124. Rickey Green 294
125. Alex English* 293
126. Vince Carter 291
  Derrick Rose 291
  Chris Webber 291
129. Hedo Turkoglu 287
130. Guy Rodgers* 286
  Vlade Divac 286
132. Bobby Jones 284
133. Charles Oakley 283
134. David Robinson* 280
  Andre Miller 280
136. Kirk Hinrich 277
137. John Johnson 275
  Patrick Ewing* 275
139. Kevin McHale* 274
140. Mario Elie 264
  Lamar Odom 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Rasheed Wallace 264
145. Bill Bradley* 263
146. Mark Aguirre 262
147. Paul George 259
  Jeff Mullins 259
  Jim Pollard* 259
150. Paul Seymour 257
  Dolph Schayes* 257
152. Dave DeBusschere* 253
153. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
155. Clifford Robinson 250
156. Tracy McGrady* 249
157. Andy Phillip* 248
158. Dick Barnett 247
159. Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Rick Fox 246
  Sam Perkins 246
162. Jack Sikma 244
163. Al Horford 243
164. Walt Hazzard 242
165. Bob Pettit* 241
166. Aaron McKie 237
167. Richard Jefferson 236
168. Bob Lanier* 235
169. Robert Parish* 234
  Metta World Peace 234
  Greg Anthony 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
173. Damon Stoudamire 233
  Howard Eisley 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
176. Henry Bibby 231
177. Kyle Lowry 230
  Antonio Daniels 230
179. Michael Finley 229
  Gerald Henderson 229
181. Maurice Lucas 225
  Nate Thurmond* 225
183. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
185. Jason Williams 221
186. Doug Christie 219
  Bill Bridges 219
  John Lucas 219
  Sleepy Floyd 219
190. Larry Costello 218
191. Rolando Blackman 217
192. Jack Coleman 216
  Shaun Livingston 216
  Keith Erickson 216
195. George Hill 215
  Tom Heinsohn* 215
197. Anthony Mason 214
  Richie Guerin* 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
200. Calvin Murphy* 213
201. Chet Walker* 212
202. Latrell Sprewell 211
203. Don Nelson* 210
204. Larry Siegfried 209
205. David West 208
  Jamaal Tinsley 208
207. Sean Elliott 207
208. Rodney McCray 206
  Al Attles 206
210. David Wesley 205
  Dennis Rodman* 205
212. Jameer Nelson 204
213. Jack McMahon 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Allen Leavell 203
  Craig Hodges 203
217. Wali Jones 202
  Ray Williams 202
  Kenyon Martin 202
220. John Wall 201
  Blake Griffin 201
  Bill Sharman* 201
223. Spud Webb 198
  Marques Johnson 198
225. Eddie Jones 197
226. Hersey Hawkins 195
  Steve Smith 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
229. Cedric Maxwell 194
  Rudy LaRusso 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194
  Carlos Boozer 194
233. Stephen Jackson 193
  Fred Brown 193
235. Brian Winters 192
  Lindsey Hunter 192
237. Marc Gasol 191
  Kevin Porter 191
239. Gerald Wilkins 190
240. Frank Selvy 189
241. Ricky Pierce 187
  Jay Humphries 187
243. George Gervin* 186
244. Elvin Hayes* 185
245. Tom Chambers 183
  Antoine Walker 183
  Carmelo Anthony 183
248. Jim King 182
249. George King 180
250. Tom Gola* 179

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. Mike Gale 162
  Walter Simon 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. Billy Paultz 115
  Warren Jabali 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. James Silas 92
  Maurice McHartley 92
  Bob Warren 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. Art Heyman 78
  Lonnie Wright 78
59. Goose Ligon 76
  John Williamson 76
61. Mike Barrett 74
62. Oliver Taylor 73
63. Mike Barr 72
  Maurice Lucas 72
65. George Stone 71
66. Jackie Moreland 70
67. Levern Tart 69
  Wendell Ladner 69
69. Al Smith 68
  Mike Pratt 68
71. Billy Cunningham* 67
72. Darnell Hillman 62
  John Beasley 62
74. Steve Jones 61
  Ira Harge 61
  Bob Netolicky 61
77. George Carter 60
  Charles Williams 60
79. Billy Knight 55
80. George Gervin* 54
81. Joe Caldwell 53
  Dave Robisch 53
83. Gene Littles 52
  Gene Moore 52
85. Joe Hamilton 49
86. Larry Kenon 46
  Coby Dietrick 46
  Don Adams 46
  Julian Hammond 46
90. George Karl 45
  Bobby Hooper 45
  Chico Vaughn 45
93. Craig Raymond 44
94. Julius Keye 42
  Andrew Anderson 42
96. David Thompson* 39
  Bud Olsen 39
  Spencer Haywood* 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. Billy Shepherd 33
  Stew Johnson 33
109. Claude Terry 32
110. Jan Van Breda Kolff 31
  Marv Roberts 31
  Warren Davis 31
113. Tim Bassett 29
  Willie Murrell 29
115. Gus Gerard 28
  Al Skinner 28
117. George Irvine 27
118. John Barnhill 25
119. Ronald Franz 24
  Bernie Williams 24
121. Cliff Hagan* 23
  Mike Butler 23
123. Johnny Neumann 22
  Frank Card 22
125. Swen Nater 21
  Skip Thoren 21
  Bo Lamar 21
128. Manny Leaks 20
  Jesse Branson 20
  Donald Sidle 20
  Len Elmore 20
  Larry Miller 20
133. Joe DePre 19
  George Tinsley 19
  Jim Caldwell 19
  George Peeples 19
137. Gary Bradds 18
  Willard Sojourner 18
  Ron Perry 18
140. Adrian Smith 17
141. Simmie Hill 16
  Wayne Chapman 16
  Al Tucker 16
  Marvin Barnes 16
145. Jim Jarvis 15
  Gus Johnson* 15
  Grant Simmons 15
  George Adams 15
  Caldwell Jones 15
  Erwin Mueller 15
  Bob Bedell 15
  Dennis Holman 15
153. Jimmy Rayl 14
  Stephen Vacendak 14
  John Clawson 14
  Bruce Seals 14
  Mike Green 14
  Arthur Becker 14
159. Richard Clark 13
  Bobby Rascoe 13
  Johnny Baum 13
162. Ollie Darden 12
  Allan Bristow 12
164. Randy Denton 11
  Jim Bradley 11
  Mike Lewis 11
  Ben Warley 11
  Gary Keller 11
  Randolph Mahaffey 11
170. Chuck Terry 10
  Bob Verga 10
  Walter Piatkowski 10
  Sonny Dove 10
  Mike Flynn 10
175. Moses Malone* 9
  Kim Hughes 9
  Marvin Webster 9
  George Johnson 9
  Dick Nemelka 9
  Willie Somerset 9
181. Jim Chones 8
  Ed Manning 8
  Calvin Fowler 8
  Daniel Sparks 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  Elton McGriff 8
  Jim O'Brien 8
  Dave Twardzik 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  John Smith 8
191. Jimmy Foster 7
  Errol Palmer 7
  Jim Ard 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Russell Critchfield 7
196. Monte Towe 6
  Goo Kennedy 6
  Lee Davis 6
  Bill McGill 6
  Dallas Thornton 6
  Stephen Chubin 6
  Mel Peterson 6
  Willie Porter 6
204. Ed Johnson 5
  Jerry Pettway 5
  Willie Long 5
  Dan Anderson 5
  Jerry Harkness 5
  Arvesta Kelly 5
  Jim McDaniels 5
  Bob Lackey 5
  Ken Wilburn 5
  Howard Bayne 5
  Tommie Bowens 5
215. Kendall Rhine 4
  Wali Jones 4
  Will Frazier 4
  Carl Fuller 4
  Collis Jones 4
  Howie Wright 4
221. Mark Olberding 3
  Roger Brown 3
  Ron Bonham 3
  Leland Mitchell 3
  Stephen Previs 3
  Al Cueto 3
  Luther Green 3
  Dennis Wuycik 3
  Bobby Croft 3
  Leary Lentz 3
  Rich Peek 3
  Billy Schaeffer 3
  Len Chappell 3
  John Fairchild 3
  Hal Hale 3
236. Roderick McDonald 2
  Steven Kramer 2
  Rich Niemann 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
  Donald Washington 2
  Hank Whitney 2
  Jay Miller 2
  Jasper Wilson 2
  Charles Jordan 2
  Charles Edge 2
  Roy Ebron 2
  Pierre Russell 2
  Craig Dill 2
  Joe Hamood 2
  Guy Manning 2
  Bobby Wilson 2
  Barry Parkhill 2
  John Trapp 2
  Bobby Edmonds 2
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