NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.89
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. John Wall 9.22
7. Kevin Johnson 9.13
8. Jason Kidd 8.69
9. Rajon Rondo 8.51
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Russell Westbrook 7.92
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Stephon Marbury 7.65
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. LeBron James 7.03
26. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
27. Norm Van Lier 6.99
28. John Lucas 6.95
29. Stephen Curry 6.82
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. Andre Miller 6.54
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. Jrue Holiday 6.24
47. Jose Calderon 6.23
48. Allen Iverson* 6.15
49. Nate McMillan 6.15
50. Brevin Knight 6.15
51. Slick Watts 6.13
52. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
53. Walt Frazier* 6.11
54. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
55. Terrell Brandon 6.09
56. Kenny Anderson 6.06
57. Steve Francis 6.03
58. Ty Lawson 6.02
59. Dave Bing* 5.99
60. John Bagley 5.99
61. Sam Cassell 5.98
62. Derrick Rose 5.96
63. Sherman Douglas 5.93
64. Jason Williams 5.85
65. T.J. Ford 5.82
66. Tony Parker 5.80
67. Kyle Lowry 5.78
68. Micheal Williams 5.77
69. Ray Williams 5.77
70. Brandon Jennings 5.74
71. James Harden 5.73
72. Dick McGuire* 5.70
73. Mike Conley 5.68
74. Doc Rivers 5.66
75. Raymond Felton 5.66
76. Dwyane Wade 5.65
77. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
78. Terry Porter 5.62
79. Gus Williams 5.57
80. Avery Johnson 5.55
81. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
82. Kenny Smith 5.53
83. Rickey Green 5.52
84. Jeff Teague 5.52
85. Mike Bibby 5.51
86. Jay Humphries 5.51
87. Derek Harper 5.49
88. Gary Grant 5.46
89. Pete Maravich* 5.41
90. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
91. Chauncey Billups 5.40
92. Kemba Walker 5.37
93. Andy Phillip* 5.36
94. Warren Jabali 5.34
95. Spud Webb 5.33
96. Al Smith 5.32
97. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
98. Michael Jordan* 5.25
99. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
100. Jameer Nelson 5.23
101. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
102. Larry Drew 5.18
103. Isaiah Thomas 5.17
104. Paul Pressey 5.13
105. Tyreke Evans 5.11
106. Eddie Johnson 5.09
107. Geoff Huston 5.06
108. Alvin Robertson 5.04
109. Bill Melchionni 5.03
110. Eric Snow 5.02
111. Rory Sparrow 5.01
112. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
113. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
114. Darnell Valentine 4.97
115. Richie Guerin* 4.97
116. Walt Hazzard 4.91
117. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
118. Charlie Scott 4.90
119. Brad Davis 4.90
120. Jo Jo White* 4.89
121. Louie Dampier* 4.88
122. Mo Williams 4.88
123. Bob Davies* 4.87
124. Chris Childs 4.87
125. Eric Murdock 4.86
126. Rick Barry* 4.85
127. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
128. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
129. Archie Clark 4.82
130. Tom Henderson 4.82
131. Darren Collison 4.82
132. Goran Dragic 4.81
133. John Havlicek* 4.81
134. Vern Fleming 4.81
135. Mack Calvin 4.79
136. Rafer Alston 4.77
137. Allen Leavell 4.77
138. George King 4.76
139. Winston Garland 4.74
140. Foots Walker 4.73
141. Armond Hill 4.69
142. Kobe Bryant 4.69
143. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
144. Robert Pack 4.63
145. Monta Ellis 4.63
146. Geoff Petrie 4.61
147. Eric Bledsoe 4.60
148. Randy Smith 4.60
149. Don Buse 4.58
150. Larry Costello 4.55
151. Darrell Walker 4.55
152. Joe Dumars* 4.53
153. Lucius Allen 4.52
154. Andre Iguodala 4.50
155. Chuck Williams 4.50
156. Johnny Davis 4.49
157. Jarrett Jack 4.48
158. Jimmy Jones 4.47
159. Luke Ridnour 4.47
160. Lionel Hollins 4.47
161. Jeremy Lin 4.46
162. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
163. Chris Duhon 4.44
164. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
165. Earl Watson 4.41
166. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
167. David Wesley 4.38
168. Art Williams 4.37
169. Jeff McInnis 4.36
170. Paul Westphal 4.36
171. Reggie Jackson 4.34
172. Quinn Buckner 4.33
173. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
174. K.C. Jones* 4.30
175. Ricky Sobers 4.29
176. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
177. Jack George 4.29
178. Bill Russell* 4.26
179. Devin Harris 4.25
180. Tom Gola* 4.24
181. Chris Webber 4.24
182. Slater Martin* 4.24
183. Wes Matthews 4.20
184. Michael Cooper 4.20
185. Andrew Toney 4.20
186. Julius Erving* 4.16
187. Brian Shaw 4.15
188. Frank Johnson 4.15
189. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
190. Blake Griffin 4.15
191. Grant Hill 4.14
192. Brian Taylor 4.12
193. Ramon Sessions 4.12
194. Brian Winters 4.11
195. Alvin Williams 4.08
196. Alvan Adams 4.06
197. Hal Greer* 4.05
198. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
199. Charlie Ward 4.03
200. Danny Ainge 4.03
201. Joe Johnson 4.03
202. Mike Newlin 4.02
203. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
204. Fatty Taylor 4.00
205. Kyle Macy 3.99
206. Freddie Lewis 3.97
207. Howard Komives 3.96
208. Steve Blake 3.96
209. Greg Anthony 3.96
210. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
211. Jason Terry 3.94
212. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
213. Charles Barkley* 3.93
214. John Roche 3.92
215. Bimbo Coles 3.89
216. Phil Smith 3.89
217. Lester Conner 3.88
218. Wes Unseld* 3.88
219. Jim Cleamons 3.88
220. Earl Monroe* 3.88
221. Ron Harper 3.88
222. Manu Ginobili 3.87
223. Herm Gilliam 3.85
224. James Silas 3.84
225. Roger Brown* 3.83
  D.J. Augustin 3.83
227. Jalen Rose 3.82
228. Mario Chalmers 3.82
229. Eric Money 3.81
230. Sedale Threatt 3.80
231. Dave Cowens* 3.80
232. Eddie Jordan 3.80
233. Anthony Carter 3.79
234. Willie Anderson 3.79
235. Kevin Durant 3.79
236. John Johnson 3.78
237. Ron Lee 3.77
238. Bob Sura 3.77
239. Paul Seymour 3.76
240. Jeff Mullins 3.76
241. Walter Davis 3.75
242. Sam Lacey 3.75
243. World B. Free 3.75
244. Bob Weiss 3.74
245. Mike Gale 3.74
246. Gene Shue 3.73
247. Kevin Garnett 3.72
248. Kevin Loughery 3.71
249. Brad Daugherty 3.70
250. Jack McMahon 3.70

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.89
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. John Wall 9.22
7. Kevin Johnson 9.13
8. Jason Kidd 8.69
9. Rajon Rondo 8.51
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Russell Westbrook 7.92
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Stephon Marbury 7.65
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. LeBron James 7.03
26. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
27. Norm Van Lier 6.99
28. John Lucas 6.95
29. Stephen Curry 6.82
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. Andre Miller 6.54
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. Jrue Holiday 6.24
46. Jose Calderon 6.23
47. Allen Iverson* 6.15
48. Nate McMillan 6.15
49. Brevin Knight 6.15
50. Slick Watts 6.13
51. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
52. Walt Frazier* 6.11
53. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
54. Terrell Brandon 6.09
55. Kenny Anderson 6.06
56. Steve Francis 6.03
57. Ty Lawson 6.02
58. Dave Bing* 5.99
59. John Bagley 5.99
60. Sam Cassell 5.98
61. Derrick Rose 5.96
62. Sherman Douglas 5.93
63. Jason Williams 5.85
64. T.J. Ford 5.82
65. Tony Parker 5.80
66. Kyle Lowry 5.78
67. Micheal Williams 5.77
68. Ray Williams 5.77
69. Brandon Jennings 5.74
70. James Harden 5.73
71. Dick McGuire* 5.70
72. Mike Conley 5.68
73. Doc Rivers 5.66
74. Raymond Felton 5.66
75. Dwyane Wade 5.65
76. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
77. Terry Porter 5.62
78. Gus Williams 5.57
79. Avery Johnson 5.55
80. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
81. Kenny Smith 5.53
82. Rickey Green 5.52
83. Jeff Teague 5.52
84. Mike Bibby 5.51
85. Jay Humphries 5.51
86. Derek Harper 5.49
87. Gary Grant 5.46
88. Pete Maravich* 5.41
89. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
90. Chauncey Billups 5.40
91. Kemba Walker 5.37
92. Andy Phillip* 5.36
93. Spud Webb 5.33
94. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
95. Michael Jordan* 5.25
96. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
97. Jameer Nelson 5.23
98. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
99. Larry Drew 5.18
100. Isaiah Thomas 5.17
101. Paul Pressey 5.13
102. Tyreke Evans 5.11
103. Eddie Johnson 5.09
104. Rick Barry* 5.06
105. Geoff Huston 5.06
106. Alvin Robertson 5.04
107. Eric Snow 5.02
108. Rory Sparrow 5.01
109. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
110. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
111. Darnell Valentine 4.97
112. Richie Guerin* 4.97
113. Walt Hazzard 4.91
114. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
115. Brad Davis 4.90
116. Jo Jo White* 4.89
117. Mo Williams 4.88
118. Bob Davies* 4.87
119. Chris Childs 4.87
120. Eric Murdock 4.86
121. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
122. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
123. Archie Clark 4.82
124. Tom Henderson 4.82
125. Darren Collison 4.82
126. Goran Dragic 4.81
127. Charlie Scott 4.81
128. John Havlicek* 4.81
129. Vern Fleming 4.81
130. Rafer Alston 4.77
131. Allen Leavell 4.77
132. George King 4.76
133. Winston Garland 4.74
134. Foots Walker 4.73
135. Armond Hill 4.69
136. Kobe Bryant 4.69
137. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
138. Robert Pack 4.63
139. Monta Ellis 4.63
140. Geoff Petrie 4.61
141. Eric Bledsoe 4.60
142. Randy Smith 4.60
143. Larry Costello 4.55
144. Darrell Walker 4.55
145. Joe Dumars* 4.53
146. Lucius Allen 4.52
147. Don Buse 4.51
148. Andre Iguodala 4.50
149. Johnny Davis 4.49
150. Jarrett Jack 4.48
151. Luke Ridnour 4.47
152. Lionel Hollins 4.47
153. Jeremy Lin 4.46
154. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
155. Chris Duhon 4.44
156. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
157. Earl Watson 4.41
158. Art Williams 4.39
159. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
160. David Wesley 4.38
161. Jeff McInnis 4.36
162. Paul Westphal 4.36
163. Mike Gale 4.34
164. Reggie Jackson 4.34
165. Quinn Buckner 4.33
166. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
167. K.C. Jones* 4.30
168. Ricky Sobers 4.29
169. Jack George 4.29
170. Bill Russell* 4.26
171. Devin Harris 4.25
172. Tom Gola* 4.24
173. Chris Webber 4.24
174. Slater Martin* 4.24
175. Wes Matthews 4.20
176. Michael Cooper 4.20
177. Andrew Toney 4.20
178. Brian Shaw 4.15
179. Frank Johnson 4.15
180. Blake Griffin 4.15
181. Grant Hill 4.14
182. Ramon Sessions 4.12
183. Brian Winters 4.11
184. Connie Hawkins* 4.11
185. Alvin Williams 4.08
186. Alvan Adams 4.06
187. Hal Greer* 4.05
188. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
189. Charlie Ward 4.03
190. Danny Ainge 4.03
191. Joe Johnson 4.03
192. Mike Newlin 4.02
193. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
194. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
195. Kyle Macy 3.99
196. Howard Komives 3.96
197. Steve Blake 3.96
198. Greg Anthony 3.96
199. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
200. Jason Terry 3.94
201. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
202. Charles Barkley* 3.93
203. Bimbo Coles 3.89
204. Phil Smith 3.89
205. Lester Conner 3.88
206. Wes Unseld* 3.88
207. Jim Cleamons 3.88
208. Earl Monroe* 3.88
209. Ron Harper 3.88
210. Manu Ginobili 3.87
211. Julius Erving* 3.86
212. Herm Gilliam 3.85
213. D.J. Augustin 3.83
214. Jalen Rose 3.82
215. Mario Chalmers 3.82
216. Eric Money 3.81
217. Sedale Threatt 3.80
218. Dave Cowens* 3.80
219. Eddie Jordan 3.80
220. Anthony Carter 3.79
221. Willie Anderson 3.79
222. Kevin Durant 3.79
223. John Johnson 3.78
224. Ron Lee 3.77
225. Bob Sura 3.77
226. Paul Seymour 3.76
227. Jeff Mullins 3.76
228. George McGinnis* 3.76
229. Walter Davis 3.75
230. Sam Lacey 3.75
231. World B. Free 3.75
232. Bob Weiss 3.74
233. Gene Shue 3.73
234. Kevin Garnett 3.72
235. Kevin Loughery 3.71
236. Brad Daugherty 3.70
237. Jack McMahon 3.70
238. Lamar Odom 3.70
239. Jim Price 3.70
240. Toni Kukoc 3.69
241. Evan Turner 3.69
242. Ish Smith 3.68
243. Darwin Cook 3.67
244. Carl Braun 3.67
245. Nicolas Batum 3.67
246. Dee Brown 3.66
247. Alex English* 3.65
248. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
249. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
250. Marques Johnson 3.62

ABA

ABA Table
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

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