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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 9.94
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. Jason Kidd 8.69
8. John Wall 8.67
9. Deron Williams 8.49
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Rajon Rondo 8.33
12. Norm Nixon 8.32
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
17. Stephon Marbury 7.65
18. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
19. Bob Cousy* 7.53
20. Johnny Moore 7.43
21. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
22. Rod Strickland 7.30
23. Baron Davis 7.22
24. Russell Westbrook 7.14
25. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
26. Norm Van Lier 6.99
27. John Lucas 6.95
28. LeBron James 6.92
29. Stephen Curry 6.89
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Jose Calderon 6.70
35. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
36. Jerry West* 6.69
37. Larry Brown* 6.67
38. Andre Miller 6.67
39. Ty Lawson 6.60
40. Nick Van Exel 6.56
41. Pooh Richardson 6.54
42. Scott Skiles 6.47
43. Michael Adams 6.45
44. Phil Ford 6.40
45. Larry Bird* 6.35
46. Reggie Theus 6.29
47. Raymond Felton 6.27
48. Fat Lever 6.24
49. Brandon Jennings 6.17
50. Allen Iverson 6.15
51. Nate McMillan 6.15
52. Brevin Knight 6.15
53. Slick Watts 6.13
54. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
55. Walt Frazier* 6.11
56. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
57. Terrell Brandon 6.09
58. Kenny Anderson 6.06
59. Steve Francis 6.03
60. Dave Bing* 5.99
61. John Bagley 5.99
62. Sam Cassell 5.98
63. Sherman Douglas 5.93
64. Tony Parker 5.92
65. Dwyane Wade 5.89
66. Jason Williams 5.85
67. Ray Williams 5.77
68. Dick McGuire* 5.70
69. Doc Rivers 5.66
70. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
71. Terry Porter 5.62
72. Kyle Lowry 5.58
73. Gus Williams 5.57
74. Mike Conley 5.57
75. Avery Johnson 5.55
76. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
77. Kenny Smith 5.53
78. Rickey Green 5.52
79. Mike Bibby 5.51
80. Jay Humphries 5.51
81. Derek Harper 5.49
82. Gary Grant 5.46
83. Pete Maravich* 5.41
84. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
85. Chauncey Billups 5.40
86. Andy Phillip* 5.36
87. Warren Jabali 5.34
88. Spud Webb 5.33
89. Al Smith 5.32
90. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
91. Jameer Nelson 5.26
92. Michael Jordan* 5.25
93. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
94. Larry Drew 5.18
95. Paul Pressey 5.13
96. Eddie Johnson 5.09
97. Geoff Huston 5.06
98. Alvin Robertson 5.04
99. Bill Melchionni 5.03
100. Eric Snow 5.02
101. Rory Sparrow 5.01
102. Mo Williams 5.01
103. Kirk Hinrich 5.01
104. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
105. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
106. Darnell Valentine 4.97
107. Richie Guerin* 4.97
108. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 4.91
109. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
110. Charlie Scott 4.90
111. Brad Davis 4.90
112. Jo Jo White* 4.89
113. Louie Dampier 4.88
114. Chris Childs 4.87
115. Rick Barry* 4.85
116. Archie Clark 4.82
117. Tom Henderson 4.82
118. John Havlicek* 4.81
119. Vern Fleming 4.81
120. Mack Calvin 4.79
121. Kobe Bryant 4.78
122. Monta Ellis 4.77
123. Rafer Alston 4.77
124. Allen Leavell 4.77
125. Foots Walker 4.73
126. Andre Iguodala 4.69
127. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
128. Devin Harris 4.66
129. Robert Pack 4.63
130. Randy Smith 4.60
131. Don Buse 4.58
132. Larry Costello 4.55
133. Darrell Walker 4.55
134. Joe Dumars* 4.53
135. Lucius Allen 4.52
136. Chuck Williams 4.50
137. Johnny Davis 4.49
138. Jimmy Jones 4.47
139. Luke Ridnour 4.47
140. Lionel Hollins 4.47
141. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
142. Chris Duhon 4.44
143. Tracy McGrady 4.44
144. Earl Watson 4.41
145. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
146. David Wesley 4.38
147. Jeff McInnis 4.36
148. Paul Westphal 4.36
149. Jarrett Jack 4.36
150. Quinn Buckner 4.33
151. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
152. K.C. Jones* 4.30
153. Ricky Sobers 4.29
154. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
155. Bill Russell* 4.26
156. Jason Terry 4.25
157. Tom Gola* 4.24
158. Chris Webber 4.24
159. Slater Martin* 4.24
160. Michael Cooper 4.20
161. Joe Johnson 4.20
162. Julius Erving* 4.16
163. Brian Shaw 4.15
164. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
165. Grant Hill 4.14
166. Brian Taylor 4.12
167. Brian Winters 4.11
168. Alvan Adams 4.06
169. Hal Greer* 4.05
170. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
171. Charlie Ward 4.03
172. Danny Ainge 4.03
173. Manu Ginobili 4.02
174. Mike Newlin 4.02
175. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
176. Fatty Taylor 4.00
177. Steve Blake 4.00
178. Freddie Lewis 3.97
179. Howard Komives 3.96
180. Greg Anthony 3.96
181. Charles Barkley* 3.93
182. John Roche 3.92
183. Bimbo Coles 3.89
184. Phil Smith 3.89
185. Lester Conner 3.88
186. Wes Unseld* 3.88
187. Jim Cleamons 3.88
188. Earl Monroe* 3.88
189. Ron Harper 3.88
190. James Silas 3.84
191. Roger Brown* 3.83
192. Jalen Rose 3.82
193. Sedale Threatt 3.80
194. Dave Cowens* 3.80
195. Kevin Garnett 3.78
  John Johnson 3.78
197. Jeff Mullins 3.76
198. Walter Davis 3.75
199. Sam Lacey 3.75
200. World B. Free 3.75
201. Bob Weiss 3.74
202. Mike Gale 3.74
203. Gene Shue 3.73
204. Kevin Loughery 3.71
205. Paul Pierce 3.70
206. Lamar Odom 3.70
207. Ron Boone 3.69
208. Toni Kukoc 3.69
209. Carl Braun 3.67
210. George McGinnis 3.67
211. Jamal Crawford 3.65
212. Boris Diaw 3.65
213. Alex English* 3.65
214. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
215. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
216. Marques Johnson 3.62
217. Doug Christie 3.62
218. Gerald Henderson 3.61
219. Rodney McCray 3.58
220. John Paxson 3.57
221. George Thompson 3.57
222. John Starks 3.56
223. Bill Keller 3.56
224. Vince Carter 3.56
225. Karl Malone* 3.56
226. Antoine Walker 3.55
227. Donnie Freeman 3.54
228. Glen Combs 3.52
229. Chris Mullin* 3.50
230. Howard Eisley 3.50
231. Beno Udrih 3.49
232. Mitch Richmond* 3.48
233. Ted McClain 3.44
234. Chris Ford 3.42
235. Bill Bradley* 3.41
236. Vernon Maxwell 3.41
237. Dave Twardzik 3.40
238. Richard Hamilton 3.39
239. Bob Dandridge 3.39
240. Joe Caldwell 3.38
241. Detlef Schrempf 3.37
242. Antonio Daniels 3.36
243. Anthony Mason 3.36
244. Ray Allen 3.35
245. Ralph Simpson 3.34
246. Jerry Stackhouse 3.34
247. Dana Barros 3.34
248. Dick Van Arsdale 3.32
249. Jerry Lucas* 3.30
250. Fred Brown 3.28

NBA

Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.94
4. Oscar Robertson* 9.51
5. Isiah Thomas* 9.26
6. Kevin Johnson 9.13
7. Jason Kidd 8.69
8. John Wall 8.67
9. Deron Williams 8.49
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Rajon Rondo 8.33
12. Norm Nixon 8.32
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Mark Jackson 7.97
16. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
17. Stephon Marbury 7.65
18. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
19. Bob Cousy* 7.53
20. Johnny Moore 7.43
21. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
22. Rod Strickland 7.30
23. Baron Davis 7.22
24. Russell Westbrook 7.14
25. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
26. Norm Van Lier 6.99
27. John Lucas 6.95
28. LeBron James 6.92
29. Stephen Curry 6.89
30. Mark Price 6.74
31. Mookie Blaylock 6.72
32. Gary Payton* 6.72
33. Maurice Cheeks 6.71
34. Jose Calderon 6.70
35. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
36. Jerry West* 6.69
37. Andre Miller 6.67
38. Ty Lawson 6.60
39. Nick Van Exel 6.56
40. Pooh Richardson 6.54
41. Scott Skiles 6.47
42. Michael Adams 6.45
43. Phil Ford 6.40
44. Larry Bird* 6.35
45. Reggie Theus 6.29
46. Raymond Felton 6.27
47. Fat Lever 6.24
48. Brandon Jennings 6.17
49. Allen Iverson 6.15
50. Nate McMillan 6.15
51. Brevin Knight 6.15
52. Slick Watts 6.13
53. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
54. Walt Frazier* 6.11
55. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
56. Terrell Brandon 6.09
57. Kenny Anderson 6.06
58. Steve Francis 6.03
59. Dave Bing* 5.99
60. John Bagley 5.99
61. Sam Cassell 5.98
62. Sherman Douglas 5.93
63. Tony Parker 5.92
64. Dwyane Wade 5.89
65. Jason Williams 5.85
66. Ray Williams 5.77
67. Dick McGuire* 5.70
68. Doc Rivers 5.66
69. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
70. Terry Porter 5.62
71. Kyle Lowry 5.58
72. Gus Williams 5.57
73. Mike Conley 5.57
74. Avery Johnson 5.55
75. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
76. Kenny Smith 5.53
77. Rickey Green 5.52
78. Mike Bibby 5.51
79. Jay Humphries 5.51
80. Derek Harper 5.49
81. Gary Grant 5.46
82. Pete Maravich* 5.41
83. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
84. Chauncey Billups 5.40
85. Andy Phillip* 5.36
86. Spud Webb 5.33
87. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
88. Jameer Nelson 5.26
89. Michael Jordan* 5.25
90. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
91. Larry Drew 5.18
92. Paul Pressey 5.13
93. Eddie Johnson 5.09
94. Rick Barry* 5.06
95. Geoff Huston 5.06
96. Alvin Robertson 5.04
97. Eric Snow 5.02
98. Rory Sparrow 5.01
99. Mo Williams 5.01
100. Kirk Hinrich 5.01
101. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
102. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
103. Darnell Valentine 4.97
104. Richie Guerin* 4.97
105. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 4.91
106. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
107. Brad Davis 4.90
108. Jo Jo White* 4.89
109. Chris Childs 4.87
110. Archie Clark 4.82
111. Tom Henderson 4.82
112. Charlie Scott 4.81
113. John Havlicek* 4.81
114. Vern Fleming 4.81
115. Kobe Bryant 4.78
116. Monta Ellis 4.77
117. Rafer Alston 4.77
118. Allen Leavell 4.77
119. Foots Walker 4.73
120. Andre Iguodala 4.69
121. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
122. Devin Harris 4.66
123. Robert Pack 4.63
124. Randy Smith 4.60
125. Larry Costello 4.55
126. Darrell Walker 4.55
127. Joe Dumars* 4.53
128. Lucius Allen 4.52
129. Don Buse 4.51
130. Johnny Davis 4.49
131. Luke Ridnour 4.47
132. Lionel Hollins 4.47
133. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
134. Chris Duhon 4.44
135. Tracy McGrady 4.44
136. Earl Watson 4.41
137. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
138. David Wesley 4.38
139. Jeff McInnis 4.36
140. Paul Westphal 4.36
141. Jarrett Jack 4.36
142. Quinn Buckner 4.33
143. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
144. K.C. Jones* 4.30
145. Ricky Sobers 4.29
146. Bill Russell* 4.26
147. Jason Terry 4.25
148. Tom Gola* 4.24
149. Chris Webber 4.24
150. Slater Martin* 4.24
151. Michael Cooper 4.20
152. Joe Johnson 4.20
153. Brian Shaw 4.15
154. Grant Hill 4.14
155. Brian Winters 4.11
156. Alvan Adams 4.06
157. Hal Greer* 4.05
158. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
159. Charlie Ward 4.03
160. Danny Ainge 4.03
161. Manu Ginobili 4.02
162. Mike Newlin 4.02
163. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
164. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
165. Steve Blake 4.00
166. Howard Komives 3.96
167. Greg Anthony 3.96
168. Charles Barkley* 3.93
169. Bimbo Coles 3.89
170. Phil Smith 3.89
171. Lester Conner 3.88
172. Wes Unseld* 3.88
173. Jim Cleamons 3.88
174. Earl Monroe* 3.88
175. Ron Harper 3.88
176. Julius Erving* 3.86
177. Jalen Rose 3.82
178. Sedale Threatt 3.80
179. Dave Cowens* 3.80
180. Kevin Garnett 3.78
  John Johnson 3.78
182. Jeff Mullins 3.76
183. Walter Davis 3.75
184. Sam Lacey 3.75
185. World B. Free 3.75
186. Bob Weiss 3.74
187. Gene Shue 3.73
188. Kevin Loughery 3.71
189. Paul Pierce 3.70
190. Lamar Odom 3.70
191. Toni Kukoc 3.69
192. Carl Braun 3.67
193. Jamal Crawford 3.65
194. Boris Diaw 3.65
195. Alex English* 3.65
196. Sidney Moncrief 3.64
197. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.63
198. Marques Johnson 3.62
199. Doug Christie 3.62
200. Gerald Henderson 3.61
201. Rodney McCray 3.58
202. John Paxson 3.57
203. John Starks 3.56
204. Vince Carter 3.56
205. Karl Malone* 3.56
206. Antoine Walker 3.55
207. Chris Mullin* 3.50
208. Howard Eisley 3.50
209. Beno Udrih 3.49
210. Mitch Richmond* 3.48
211. Chris Ford 3.42
212. Bill Bradley* 3.41
213. Vernon Maxwell 3.41
214. Richard Hamilton 3.39
215. Bob Dandridge 3.39
216. Detlef Schrempf 3.37
217. Antonio Daniels 3.36
218. Anthony Mason 3.36
219. Ray Allen 3.35
220. Jerry Stackhouse 3.34
221. Dana Barros 3.34
222. Dick Van Arsdale 3.32
223. Jerry Lucas* 3.30
224. Fred Brown 3.28
225. Bernard King* 3.28
226. Vinnie Johnson 3.26
227. Pau Gasol 3.25
228. Josh Smith 3.23
229. Jim Jackson 3.22
230. Brent Barry 3.17
231. Jack Sikma 3.15
232. Bob Lanier* 3.14
233. Vlade Divac 3.12
234. Mark Aguirre 3.11
235. Steve Smith 3.10
236. Dolph Schayes* 3.08
237. Stephen Jackson 3.07
238. Carmelo Anthony 3.07
239. Tim Duncan 3.05
240. Kendall Gill 3.05
241. Rolando Blackman 3.04
242. James Worthy* 3.01
243. Gerald Wilkins 3.00
244. Reggie Miller* 2.98
245. Adrian Dantley* 2.96
246. Mickey Johnson 2.96
247. Derek Fisher 2.96
248. Eddie Jones 2.95
249. Michael Finley 2.94
250. Hersey Hawkins 2.91

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