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NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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NBA/ABA

Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.91
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. Deron Williams 8.69
8. Jason Kidd 8.69
9. Steve Nash 8.49
10. Rajon Rondo 8.39
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Kevin Porter 8.06
14. Mark Jackson 7.97
15. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
16. Stephon Marbury 7.65
17. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
18. Bob Cousy* 7.53
19. Johnny Moore 7.43
20. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
21. Rod Strickland 7.30
22. Baron Davis 7.22
23. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
24. Norm Van Lier 6.99
25. John Lucas 6.95
26. Russell Westbrook 6.92
27. Andre Miller 6.89
28. LeBron James 6.88
29. Jose Calderon 6.84
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
35. Jerry West* 6.69
36. Larry Brown 6.67
37. Nick Van Exel 6.56
38. Pooh Richardson 6.54
39. Raymond Felton 6.48
40. Scott Skiles 6.47
41. Michael Adams 6.45
42. Phil Ford 6.40
43. Larry Bird* 6.35
44. Reggie Theus 6.29
45. Fat Lever 6.24
46. Allen Iverson 6.15
47. Nate McMillan 6.15
48. Brevin Knight 6.15
49. Slick Watts 6.13
50. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
51. Walt Frazier* 6.11
52. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
53. Terrell Brandon 6.09
54. Kenny Anderson 6.06
55. Steve Francis 6.03
56. Tony Parker 6.00
57. Dave Bing* 5.99
58. John Bagley 5.99
59. Dwyane Wade 5.98
60. Sam Cassell 5.98
61. Sherman Douglas 5.93
62. Jason Williams 5.85
63. Ray Williams 5.77
64. Dick McGuire* 5.70
65. Doc Rivers 5.66
66. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
67. Terry Porter 5.62
68. Mike Conley 5.60
69. Gus Williams 5.57
70. Avery Johnson 5.55
71. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
72. Kenny Smith 5.53
73. Rickey Green 5.52
74. Mike Bibby 5.51
75. Jay Humphries 5.51
76. Derek Harper 5.49
77. Gary Grant 5.46
78. Pete Maravich* 5.41
79. Kyle Lowry 5.41
80. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
81. Chauncey Billups 5.40
82. Jameer Nelson 5.38
83. Andy Phillip* 5.36
84. Warren Jabali 5.34
85. Spud Webb 5.33
86. Al Smith 5.32
87. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
88. Michael Jordan* 5.25
89. Kirk Hinrich 5.25
90. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
91. Larry Drew 5.18
92. Paul Pressey 5.13
93. Eddie Johnson 5.09
94. Geoff Huston 5.06
95. Alvin Robertson 5.04
96. Bill Melchionni 5.03
97. Eric Snow 5.02
98. Rory Sparrow 5.01
99. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
100. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
101. Darnell Valentine 4.97
102. Richie Guerin* 4.97
103. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 4.91
104. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
105. Charlie Scott 4.90
106. Brad Davis 4.90
107. Jo Jo White 4.89
108. Mo Williams 4.89
109. Louie Dampier 4.88
110. Chris Childs 4.87
111. Monta Ellis 4.86
112. Andre Iguodala 4.86
113. Rick Barry* 4.85
114. Devin Harris 4.83
115. Archie Clark 4.82
116. Tom Henderson 4.82
117. John Havlicek* 4.81
118. Vern Fleming 4.81
119. Mack Calvin 4.79
120. Rafer Alston 4.77
121. Allen Leavell 4.77
122. Kobe Bryant 4.76
123. Foots Walker 4.73
124. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
125. Robert Pack 4.63
126. Luke Ridnour 4.63
127. Randy Smith 4.60
128. Don Buse 4.58
129. Larry Costello 4.55
130. Darrell Walker 4.55
131. Joe Dumars* 4.53
132. Lucius Allen 4.52
133. Chuck Williams 4.50
134. Johnny Davis 4.49
135. Jimmy Jones 4.47
136. Lionel Hollins 4.47
137. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
138. Chris Duhon 4.44
139. Tracy McGrady 4.44
140. Earl Watson 4.41
141. Jason Terry 4.41
142. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
143. David Wesley 4.38
144. Jeff McInnis 4.36
145. Paul Westphal 4.36
146. Quinn Buckner 4.33
147. Jarrett Jack 4.32
148. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
149. K.C. Jones* 4.30
150. Ricky Sobers 4.29
151. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
152. Bill Russell* 4.26
153. Tom Gola* 4.24
154. Chris Webber 4.24
155. Slater Martin* 4.24
156. Joe Johnson 4.24
157. Michael Cooper 4.20
158. Julius Erving* 4.16
159. Brian Shaw 4.15
160. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
161. Grant Hill 4.14
162. Brian Taylor 4.12
163. Brian Winters 4.11
164. Alvan Adams 4.06
165. Hal Greer* 4.05
166. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
167. Steve Blake 4.03
168. Charlie Ward 4.03
169. Danny Ainge 4.03
170. Mike Newlin 4.02
171. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
172. Manu Ginobili 4.00
173. Fatty Taylor 4.00
174. Freddie Lewis 3.97
175. Howard Komives 3.96
176. Greg Anthony 3.96
177. Charles Barkley* 3.93
178. John Roche 3.92
179. Bimbo Coles 3.89
180. Phil Smith 3.89
181. Lester Conner 3.88
182. Wes Unseld* 3.88
183. Jim Cleamons 3.88
184. Earl Monroe* 3.88
185. Ron Harper 3.88
186. Kevin Garnett 3.85
187. James Silas 3.84
188. Roger Brown* 3.83
189. Jalen Rose 3.82
190. Paul Pierce 3.81
191. Sedale Threatt 3.80
192. Dave Cowens* 3.80
193. John Johnson 3.78
194. Jeff Mullins 3.76
195. Walter Davis 3.75
196. Sam Lacey 3.75
197. World B. Free 3.75
198. Bob Weiss 3.74
199. Mike Gale 3.74
200. Gene Shue 3.73
201. Jamal Crawford 3.72
202. Boris Diaw 3.72
203. Kevin Loughery 3.71
204. Vince Carter 3.70
205. Lamar Odom 3.70
206. Ron Boone 3.69
207. Toni Kukoc 3.69
208. Carl Braun 3.67
209. George McGinnis 3.67
210. Alex English* 3.65
211. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
212. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
213. Marques Johnson 3.62
214. Doug Christie 3.62
215. Gerald Henderson 3.61
216. Rodney McCray 3.58
217. John Paxson 3.57
218. George Thompson 3.57
219. John Starks 3.56
220. Bill Keller 3.56
221. Karl Malone* 3.56
222. Antoine Walker 3.55
223. Donnie Freeman 3.54
224. Glen Combs 3.52
225. Chris Mullin* 3.50
226. Howard Eisley 3.50
227. Mitch Richmond* 3.48
228. Ted McClain 3.44
229. Chris Ford 3.42
230. Bill Bradley* 3.41
231. Vernon Maxwell 3.41
232. Dave Twardzik 3.40
233. Richard Hamilton 3.39
234. Bob Dandridge 3.39
235. Joe Caldwell 3.38
236. Detlef Schrempf 3.37
237. Antonio Daniels 3.36
238. Anthony Mason 3.36
239. Ray Allen 3.35
240. Ralph Simpson 3.34
241. Jerry Stackhouse 3.34
242. Dana Barros 3.34
243. Dick Van Arsdale 3.32
244. Jerry Lucas* 3.30
245. Pau Gasol 3.29
246. Fred Brown 3.28
247. Bernard King* 3.28
248. David Thompson* 3.28
249. Vinnie Johnson 3.26
250. Jim Jackson 3.22

NBA

Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.91
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. Deron Williams 8.69
8. Jason Kidd 8.69
9. Steve Nash 8.49
10. Rajon Rondo 8.39
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Kevin Porter 8.06
14. Mark Jackson 7.97
15. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
16. Stephon Marbury 7.65
17. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
18. Bob Cousy* 7.53
19. Johnny Moore 7.43
20. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
21. Rod Strickland 7.30
22. Baron Davis 7.22
23. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
24. Norm Van Lier 6.99
25. John Lucas 6.95
26. Russell Westbrook 6.92
27. Andre Miller 6.89
28. LeBron James 6.88
29. Jose Calderon 6.84
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
35. Jerry West* 6.69
36. Nick Van Exel 6.56
37. Pooh Richardson 6.54
38. Raymond Felton 6.48
39. Scott Skiles 6.47
40. Michael Adams 6.45
41. Phil Ford 6.40
42. Larry Bird* 6.35
43. Reggie Theus 6.29
44. Fat Lever 6.24
45. Allen Iverson 6.15
46. Nate McMillan 6.15
47. Brevin Knight 6.15
48. Slick Watts 6.13
49. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
50. Walt Frazier* 6.11
51. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
52. Terrell Brandon 6.09
53. Kenny Anderson 6.06
54. Steve Francis 6.03
55. Tony Parker 6.00
56. Dave Bing* 5.99
57. John Bagley 5.99
58. Dwyane Wade 5.98
59. Sam Cassell 5.98
60. Sherman Douglas 5.93
61. Jason Williams 5.85
62. Ray Williams 5.77
63. Dick McGuire* 5.70
64. Doc Rivers 5.66
65. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
66. Terry Porter 5.62
67. Mike Conley 5.60
68. Gus Williams 5.57
69. Avery Johnson 5.55
70. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
71. Kenny Smith 5.53
72. Rickey Green 5.52
73. Mike Bibby 5.51
74. Jay Humphries 5.51
75. Derek Harper 5.49
76. Gary Grant 5.46
77. Pete Maravich* 5.41
78. Kyle Lowry 5.41
79. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
80. Chauncey Billups 5.40
81. Jameer Nelson 5.38
82. Andy Phillip* 5.36
83. Spud Webb 5.33
84. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
85. Michael Jordan* 5.25
86. Kirk Hinrich 5.25
87. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
88. Larry Drew 5.18
89. Paul Pressey 5.13
90. Eddie Johnson 5.09
91. Rick Barry* 5.06
92. Geoff Huston 5.06
93. Alvin Robertson 5.04
94. Eric Snow 5.02
95. Rory Sparrow 5.01
96. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
97. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
98. Darnell Valentine 4.97
99. Richie Guerin* 4.97
100. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 4.91
101. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
102. Brad Davis 4.90
103. Jo Jo White 4.89
104. Mo Williams 4.89
105. Chris Childs 4.87
106. Monta Ellis 4.86
107. Andre Iguodala 4.86
108. Devin Harris 4.83
109. Archie Clark 4.82
110. Tom Henderson 4.82
111. Charlie Scott 4.81
112. John Havlicek* 4.81
113. Vern Fleming 4.81
114. Rafer Alston 4.77
115. Allen Leavell 4.77
116. Kobe Bryant 4.76
117. Foots Walker 4.73
118. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
119. Robert Pack 4.63
120. Luke Ridnour 4.63
121. Randy Smith 4.60
122. Larry Costello 4.55
123. Darrell Walker 4.55
124. Joe Dumars* 4.53
125. Lucius Allen 4.52
126. Don Buse 4.51
127. Johnny Davis 4.49
128. Lionel Hollins 4.47
129. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
130. Chris Duhon 4.44
131. Tracy McGrady 4.44
132. Earl Watson 4.41
133. Jason Terry 4.41
134. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
135. David Wesley 4.38
136. Jeff McInnis 4.36
137. Paul Westphal 4.36
138. Quinn Buckner 4.33
139. Jarrett Jack 4.32
140. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
141. K.C. Jones* 4.30
142. Ricky Sobers 4.29
143. Bill Russell* 4.26
144. Tom Gola* 4.24
145. Chris Webber 4.24
146. Slater Martin* 4.24
147. Joe Johnson 4.24
148. Michael Cooper 4.20
149. Brian Shaw 4.15
150. Grant Hill 4.14
151. Brian Winters 4.11
152. Alvan Adams 4.06
153. Hal Greer* 4.05
154. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
155. Steve Blake 4.03
156. Charlie Ward 4.03
157. Danny Ainge 4.03
158. Mike Newlin 4.02
159. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
160. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
161. Manu Ginobili 4.00
162. Howard Komives 3.96
163. Greg Anthony 3.96
164. Charles Barkley* 3.93
165. Bimbo Coles 3.89
166. Phil Smith 3.89
167. Lester Conner 3.88
168. Wes Unseld* 3.88
169. Jim Cleamons 3.88
170. Earl Monroe* 3.88
171. Ron Harper 3.88
172. Julius Erving* 3.86
173. Kevin Garnett 3.85
174. Jalen Rose 3.82
175. Paul Pierce 3.81
176. Sedale Threatt 3.80
177. Dave Cowens* 3.80
178. John Johnson 3.78
179. Jeff Mullins 3.76
180. Walter Davis 3.75
181. Sam Lacey 3.75
182. World B. Free 3.75
183. Bob Weiss 3.74
184. Gene Shue 3.73
185. Jamal Crawford 3.72
186. Boris Diaw 3.72
187. Kevin Loughery 3.71
188. Vince Carter 3.70
189. Lamar Odom 3.70
190. Toni Kukoc 3.69
191. Carl Braun 3.67
192. Alex English* 3.65
193. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
194. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
195. Marques Johnson 3.62
196. Doug Christie 3.62
197. Gerald Henderson 3.61
198. Rodney McCray 3.58
199. John Paxson 3.57
200. John Starks 3.56
201. Karl Malone* 3.56
202. Antoine Walker 3.55
203. Chris Mullin* 3.50
204. Howard Eisley 3.50
205. Mitch Richmond* 3.48
206. Chris Ford 3.42
207. Bill Bradley* 3.41
208. Vernon Maxwell 3.41
209. Richard Hamilton 3.39
210. Bob Dandridge 3.39
211. Detlef Schrempf 3.37
212. Antonio Daniels 3.36
213. Anthony Mason 3.36
214. Ray Allen 3.35
215. Jerry Stackhouse 3.34
216. Dana Barros 3.34
217. Dick Van Arsdale 3.32
218. Jerry Lucas* 3.30
219. Pau Gasol 3.29
220. Fred Brown 3.28
221. Bernard King* 3.28
222. Vinnie Johnson 3.26
223. Jim Jackson 3.22
224. Brent Barry 3.17
225. Jack Sikma 3.15
226. Bob Lanier* 3.14
227. Vlade Divac 3.12
228. Mark Aguirre 3.11
229. Steve Smith 3.10
230. Dolph Schayes* 3.08
231. Stephen Jackson 3.07
232. Tim Duncan 3.06
233. Kendall Gill 3.05
234. Rolando Blackman 3.04
235. James Worthy* 3.01
236. Gerald Wilkins 3.00
237. Hedo Turkoglu 2.99
238. Reggie Miller* 2.98
239. Adrian Dantley* 2.96
240. Mickey Johnson 2.96
241. Derek Fisher 2.96
242. Eddie Jones 2.95
243. Michael Finley 2.94
244. Hersey Hawkins 2.91
245. Dan Majerle 2.88
246. Dick Snyder 2.87
247. Rick Fox 2.85
248. Dick Barnett 2.81
249. Chuck Person 2.80
250. Mike Miller 2.80

ABA

Rank Player APG
1. Larry Brown 6.67
2. Bill Melchionni 6.06
3. Mack Calvin 5.75
4. Louie Dampier 5.55
5. Warren Jabali 5.34
6. Al Smith 5.32
7. Jimmy Jones 5.10
8. George Lehmann 5.02
9. Chuck Williams 4.84
10. Julius Erving* 4.80
11. Don Buse 4.73
12. Joe Caldwell 4.43
13. James Silas 4.31
14. Freddie Lewis 4.20
15. Fatty Taylor 4.06
16. Ron Boone 3.88
17. Larry Jones 3.86
18. Ralph Simpson 3.86
19. Roger Brown* 3.83
20. George Thompson 3.67
21. Donnie Freeman 3.63
22. Ted McClain 3.63
23. Bill Keller 3.56
24. Glen Combs 3.52
25. Gerald Govan 3.18
26. Willie Wise 3.06
27. Artis Gilmore* 3.03
28. Gene Littles 2.97
29. Rich Jones 2.84
30. Walter Simon 2.75
31. Steve Jones 2.27
32. Cincinnatus Powell 2.22