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 1687
4. Jason Kidd* 1263
5. Tony Parker 1143
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. Rajon Rondo 981
14. Jerry West* 970
15. Bob Cousy* 937
16. Kevin Johnson 935
17. Maurice Cheeks* 922
18. Mark Jackson 905
19. Clyde Drexler* 891
20. Dwyane Wade 870
21. Julius Erving* 841
22. Chauncey Billups 831
23. Manu Ginobili 827
24. John Havlicek* 825
25. Gary Payton* 811
26. Chris Paul 805
27. Bill Russell* 770
28. Oscar Robertson* 769
29. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
30. Tim Duncan 764
31. Russell Westbrook 725
32. Michael Cooper 703
33. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
34. Danny Ainge 656
35. Louie Dampier* 649
36. Deron Williams 630
37. Terry Porter 624
38. Karl Malone* 610
39. Walt Frazier* 599
40. Derek Fisher 598
41. Sam Cassell 592
42. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
43. Paul Pierce 579
44. Stephen Curry 578
45. James Harden 577
46. Robert Horry 575
47. Draymond Green 567
48. Avery Johnson 562
49. Elgin Baylor* 541
50. Jeff Hornacek 525
51. Derek Harper 513
52. Joe Dumars* 512
53. Nate McMillan 505
54. Kevin Durant 503
55. Andre Iguodala 487
56. Charles Barkley* 482
57. Doc Rivers 479
58. Kevin Garnett 471
59. Gus Williams 469
60. Richard Hamilton 467
61. Norm Nixon 465
62. James Worthy* 463
63. Freddie Lewis 458
  Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
65. Rick Barry* 456
66. Wes Unseld* 453
67. Jo Jo White* 452
68. Ray Allen* 449
69. Pau Gasol 438
70. Tom Henderson 431
71. Allen Iverson* 425
72. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
74. Roger Brown* 405
75. George McGinnis* 404
76. K.C. Jones* 396
77. Anfernee Hardaway 394
78. Hal Greer* 393
  John Starks 393
80. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
82. Ron Boone 385
83. Boris Diaw 382
  Tim Hardaway 382
85. Bobby Jones 381
86. Al Horford 380
87. Mike Conley 377
88. Jason Terry 375
  Brian Shaw 375
90. Eric Snow 373
91. Lenny Wilkens* 372
92. Jimmy Jones 371
93. Joe Johnson 369
94. Tayshaun Prince 368
95. Bob Dandridge 365
96. John Wall 364
97. Horace Grant 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
99. Sam Jones* 358
100. Reggie Miller* 357
  Mookie Blaylock 357
102. Slater Martin* 354
103. Paul Westphal 353
104. Dick McGuire* 350
105. Jeff Teague 345
106. Lionel Hollins 344
  Johnny Moore 344
108. Nick Van Exel 342
109. Robert Reid 335
  Paul Silas 335
  Kyle Lowry 335
112. Bill Keller 334
113. Dave Cowens* 333
  Gail Goodrich* 333
115. Mack Calvin 331
116. Cliff Hagan* 328
117. Mark Price 327
118. Andrew Toney 323
119. Mario Chalmers 321
120. Larry Brown* 320
  Alvan Adams 320
122. Derrick McKey 319
  Chris Childs 319
124. Sidney Moncrief 317
  Toni Kukoc 317
126. Walter Davis 312
127. Baron Davis 311
128. Tiny Archibald* 306
  Vinnie Johnson 306
  John Paxson 306
131. Ron Harper 305
  Kenny Smith 305
133. Dan Majerle 304
  Derrick Rose 304
135. Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
  Maurice Lucas 297
138. Detlef Schrempf 296
139. Vince Carter 295
140. Rickey Green 294
141. Alex English* 293
142. Chris Webber 291
143. Hedo Turkoglu 287
144. Guy Rodgers* 286
  Vlade Divac 286
146. Don Buse 284
  Mike Gale 284
148. Charles Oakley 283
149. Dan Issel* 281
150. David Robinson* 280
  Andre Miller 280
152. Kirk Hinrich 277
153. Patrick Ewing* 275
  George Hill 275
  John Johnson 275
  Paul George 275
157. Kevin McHale* 274
158. Shaun Livingston 266
159. David West 265
160. Rasheed Wallace 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
  Lamar Odom 264
165. Bill Bradley* 263
166. Mark Aguirre 262
167. Jim Pollard* 259
  Jeff Mullins 259
169. Dolph Schayes* 257
  Paul Seymour 257
171. Dave DeBusschere* 253
172. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
174. Clifford Robinson 250
175. Tracy McGrady* 249
176. Andy Phillip* 248
177. Dick Barnett 247
178. Rick Fox 246
  Sam Perkins 246
  Jamaal Wilkes* 246
181. Jack Sikma 244
182. Kyrie Irving 243
183. Walt Hazzard 242
184. Richard Jefferson 241
  Bob Pettit* 241
186. George Gervin* 240
187. Bill Melchionni 238
188. Aaron McKie 237
189. Bob Lanier* 235
190. Metta World Peace 234
  Greg Anthony 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Robert Parish* 234
194. Howard Eisley 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
  Damon Stoudamire 233
197. Artis Gilmore* 232
198. Henry Bibby 231
199. Antonio Daniels 230
200. Michael Finley 229
  Gerald Henderson 229
202. Klay Thompson 228
203. Willie Wise 227
204. Ralph Simpson 226
205. Nate Thurmond* 225
206. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
208. Billy Paultz 221
  Jason Williams 221
210. Bill Bridges 219
  Doug Christie 219
  John Lucas 219
  Sleepy Floyd 219
214. Larry Costello 218
215. Rolando Blackman 217
216. Keith Erickson 216
  Jack Coleman 216
218. Tom Heinsohn* 215
  Charlie Scott* 215
220. Richie Guerin* 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
  Anthony Mason 214
223. Calvin Murphy* 213
224. Chet Walker* 212
225. Latrell Sprewell 211
226. Don Nelson* 210
227. Larry Siegfried 209
228. Jamaal Tinsley 208
229. Sean Elliott 207
230. Wali Jones 206
  Rodney McCray 206
  Al Attles 206
233. Dennis Rodman* 205
  David Wesley 205
235. Jameer Nelson 204
  Marc Gasol 204
237. Craig Hodges 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Allen Leavell 203
  Jack McMahon 203
241. Kenyon Martin 202
  Ray Williams 202
243. Bill Sharman* 201
  Blake Griffin 201
245. Zelmo Beaty* 200
246. Marques Johnson 198
  Spud Webb 198
  Donnie Freeman 198
249. Eddie Jones 197
250. Damian Lillard 196

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Magic Johnson* 2346
2. John Stockton* 1839
3. LeBron James 1687
4. Jason Kidd* 1263
5. Tony Parker 1143
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. Rajon Rondo 981
14. Jerry West* 970
15. Bob Cousy* 937
16. Kevin Johnson 935
17. Maurice Cheeks* 922
18. Mark Jackson 905
19. Clyde Drexler* 891
20. Dwyane Wade 870
21. Chauncey Billups 831
22. Manu Ginobili 827
23. John Havlicek* 825
24. Gary Payton* 811
25. Chris Paul 805
26. Bill Russell* 770
27. Oscar Robertson* 769
28. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
29. Tim Duncan 764
30. Russell Westbrook 725
31. Michael Cooper 703
32. Wilt Chamberlain* 673
33. Danny Ainge 656
34. Deron Williams 630
35. Terry Porter 624
36. Karl Malone* 610
37. Walt Frazier* 599
38. Derek Fisher 598
39. Julius Erving* 594
40. Sam Cassell 592
41. Shaquille O'Neal* 582
42. Paul Pierce 579
43. Stephen Curry 578
44. James Harden 577
45. Robert Horry 575
46. Draymond Green 567
47. Avery Johnson 562
48. Elgin Baylor* 541
49. Jeff Hornacek 525
50. Derek Harper 513
51. Joe Dumars* 512
52. Nate McMillan 505
53. Kevin Durant 503
54. Andre Iguodala 487
55. Charles Barkley* 482
56. Doc Rivers 479
57. Kevin Garnett 471
58. Gus Williams 469
59. Richard Hamilton 467
60. Norm Nixon 465
61. James Worthy* 463
62. Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
63. Wes Unseld* 453
64. Jo Jo White* 452
65. Ray Allen* 449
66. Pau Gasol 438
67. Tom Henderson 431
68. Allen Iverson* 425
69. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
71. K.C. Jones* 396
72. Anfernee Hardaway 394
73. John Starks 393
  Hal Greer* 393
75. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
77. Tim Hardaway 382
  Boris Diaw 382
79. Al Horford 380
80. Mike Conley 377
81. Jason Terry 375
  Brian Shaw 375
83. Eric Snow 373
84. Lenny Wilkens* 372
85. Joe Johnson 369
86. Tayshaun Prince 368
87. Bob Dandridge 365
88. John Wall 364
89. Dirk Nowitzki 360
  Horace Grant 360
91. Sam Jones* 358
92. Mookie Blaylock 357
  Reggie Miller* 357
94. Slater Martin* 354
95. Paul Westphal 353
96. Dick McGuire* 350
97. Jeff Teague 345
98. Johnny Moore 344
  Lionel Hollins 344
100. Nick Van Exel 342
101. Rick Barry* 340
102. Paul Silas 335
  Kyle Lowry 335
  Robert Reid 335
105. Gail Goodrich* 333
  Dave Cowens* 333
107. Mark Price 327
108. Andrew Toney 323
109. Mario Chalmers 321
110. Alvan Adams 320
111. Chris Childs 319
  Derrick McKey 319
113. Sidney Moncrief 317
  Toni Kukoc 317
115. Walter Davis 312
116. Baron Davis 311
117. Tiny Archibald* 306
  John Paxson 306
  Vinnie Johnson 306
120. Ron Harper 305
  Kenny Smith 305
  Cliff Hagan* 305
123. Dan Majerle 304
  Derrick Rose 304
125. Fat Lever 297
  Archie Clark 297
127. Detlef Schrempf 296
128. Vince Carter 295
129. Rickey Green 294
130. Alex English* 293
131. Chris Webber 291
132. Hedo Turkoglu 287
133. Vlade Divac 286
  Guy Rodgers* 286
135. Bobby Jones 284
136. Charles Oakley 283
137. Andre Miller 280
  David Robinson* 280
139. Kirk Hinrich 277
140. George Hill 275
  Paul George 275
  John Johnson 275
  Patrick Ewing* 275
144. Kevin McHale* 274
145. Shaun Livingston 266
146. David West 265
147. Rasheed Wallace 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Lamar Odom 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
152. Bill Bradley* 263
153. Mark Aguirre 262
154. Jeff Mullins 259
  Jim Pollard* 259
156. Dolph Schayes* 257
  Paul Seymour 257
158. Dave DeBusschere* 253
159. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
161. Clifford Robinson 250
162. Tracy McGrady* 249
163. Andy Phillip* 248
164. Dick Barnett 247
165. Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Rick Fox 246
  Sam Perkins 246
168. Jack Sikma 244
169. Kyrie Irving 243
170. Walt Hazzard 242
171. Richard Jefferson 241
  Bob Pettit* 241
173. Aaron McKie 237
174. Bob Lanier* 235
175. Metta World Peace 234
  Robert Parish* 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Greg Anthony 234
179. Damon Stoudamire 233
  Howard Eisley 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
182. Henry Bibby 231
183. Antonio Daniels 230
184. Michael Finley 229
  Gerald Henderson 229
186. Klay Thompson 228
187. Maurice Lucas 225
  Nate Thurmond* 225
189. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
191. Jason Williams 221
192. Sleepy Floyd 219
  Bill Bridges 219
  John Lucas 219
  Doug Christie 219
196. Larry Costello 218
197. Rolando Blackman 217
198. Keith Erickson 216
  Jack Coleman 216
200. Tom Heinsohn* 215
201. Anthony Mason 214
  Richie Guerin* 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
204. Calvin Murphy* 213
205. Chet Walker* 212
206. Latrell Sprewell 211
207. Don Nelson* 210
208. Larry Siegfried 209
209. Jamaal Tinsley 208
210. Sean Elliott 207
211. Al Attles 206
  Rodney McCray 206
213. Dennis Rodman* 205
  David Wesley 205
215. Marc Gasol 204
  Jameer Nelson 204
217. Allen Leavell 203
  Craig Hodges 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Jack McMahon 203
221. Wali Jones 202
  Ray Williams 202
  Kenyon Martin 202
224. Bill Sharman* 201
  Blake Griffin 201
226. Spud Webb 198
  Marques Johnson 198
228. Eddie Jones 197
229. Damian Lillard 196
230. Hersey Hawkins 195
  Steve Smith 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
233. Carlos Boozer 194
  Cedric Maxwell 194
  Rudy LaRusso 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194
237. Fred Brown 193
  Stephen Jackson 193
239. Lindsey Hunter 192
  Brian Winters 192
  Trevor Ariza 192
242. Kevin Porter 191
243. Gerald Wilkins 190
244. Frank Selvy 189
245. Marcus Smart 188
246. Ricky Pierce 187
  Jay Humphries 187
248. George Gervin* 186
249. Elvin Hayes* 185
  Carmelo Anthony 185

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. Ralph Simpson 185
  Artis Gilmore* 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. 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. Maurice McHartley 92
  James Silas 92
  Bob Warren 92
49. Connie Hawkins* 91
50. Rich Jones 89
  Les Hunter 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. John Williamson 76
  Goose Ligon 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. 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. Charles Williams 60
  George Carter 60
79. Billy Knight 55
80. George Gervin* 54
81. Dave Robisch 53
  Joe Caldwell 53
83. Gene Littles 52
  Gene Moore 52
85. Joe Hamilton 49
86. Larry Kenon 46
  Don Adams 46
  Julian Hammond 46
  Coby Dietrick 46
90. George Karl 45
  Chico Vaughn 45
  Bobby Hooper 45
93. Craig Raymond 44
94. Andrew Anderson 42
  Julius Keye 42
96. Bud Olsen 39
  Spencer Haywood* 39
  David Thompson* 39
99. Ray Scott 38
100. Neil Johnson 37
  Ronald Thomas 37
102. Tom Owens 36
103. Ervin Inniger 35
104. Henry Logan 34
  Wayne Hightower 34
  Sam Smith 34
107. Billy Shepherd 33
  Stew Johnson 33
109. Claude Terry 32
110. Warren Davis 31
  Marv Roberts 31
  Jan van Breda Kolff 31
113. Willie Murrell 29
  Tim Bassett 29
115. Gus Gerard 28
  Al Skinner 28
117. George Irvine 27
118. John Barnhill 25
119. Bernie Williams 24
  Ronald Franz 24
121. Cliff Hagan* 23
  Mike Butler 23
123. Frank Card 22
  Johnny Neumann 22
125. Skip Thoren 21
  Bo Lamar 21
  Swen Nater 21
128. Jesse Branson 20
  Manny Leaks 20
  Larry Miller 20
  Len Elmore 20
  Donald Sidle 20
133. George Peeples 19
  George Tinsley 19
  Joe DePre 19
  Jim Caldwell 19
137. Ron Perry 18
  Gary Bradds 18
  Willie Sojourner 18
140. Adrian Smith 17
141. Al Tucker 16
  Wayne Chapman 16
  Simmie Hill 16
  Marvin Barnes 16
145. Dennis Holman 15
  Bob Bedell 15
  Jim Jarvis 15
  Gus Johnson* 15
  Grant Simmons 15
  Erwin Mueller 15
  Caldwell Jones 15
  George Adams 15
153. Arthur Becker 14
  Bruce Seals 14
  Jimmy Rayl 14
  Stephen Vacendak 14
  John Clawson 14
  Mike Green 14
159. Richard Clark 13
  Bobby Rascoe 13
  Johnny Baum 13
162. Ollie Darden 12
  Allan Bristow 12
164. Gary Keller 11
  Jim Bradley 11
  Ben Warley 11
  Randolph Mahaffey 11
  Mike Lewis 11
  Randy Denton 11
170. Mike Flynn 10
  Sonny Dove 10
  Bob Verga 10
  Walter Piatkowski 10
  Chuck Terry 10
175. Willie Somerset 9
  Dick Nemelka 9
  George Johnson 9
  Kim Hughes 9
  Marvin Webster 9
  Moses Malone* 9
181. Leroy Wright 8
  John Smith 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Ed Manning 8
  Dave Twardzik 8
  Elton McGriff 8
  Daniel Sparks 8
  Jim O'Brien 8
  Calvin Fowler 8
191. Russell Critchfield 7
  Jim Ard 7
  Errol Palmer 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Jimmy Foster 7
196. Dallas Thornton 6
  Stephen Chubin 6
  Goo Kennedy 6
  Monte Towe 6
  Lee Davis 6
  Bill McGill 6
  Mel Peterson 6
  Willie Porter 6
204. Howard Bayne 5
  Jerry Harkness 5
  Jim McDaniels 5
  Arvesta Kelly 5
  Jerry Pettway 5
  Ken Wilburn 5
  Willie Long 5
  Tommie Bowens 5
  Dan Anderson 5
  Ed Johnson 5
  Bob Lackey 5
215. Carl Fuller 4
  Wali Jones 4
  Will Frazier 4
  Howie Wright 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Collis Jones 4
221. Leland Mitchell 3
  John Fairchild 3
  Luther Green 3
  Al Cueto 3
  Ron Bonham 3
  Hal Hale 3
  Stephen Previs 3
  Dennis Wuycik 3
  Mark Olberding 3
  Leary Lentz 3
  Rich Peek 3
  Bobby Croft 3
  Len Chappell 3
  Roger Brown 3
  Billy Schaeffer 3
236. Bobby Edmonds 2
  Guy Manning 2
  Hank Whitney 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
  Roy Ebron 2
  Charles Edge 2
  Jay Miller 2
  Jasper Wilson 2
  Roderick McDonald 2
  Pierre Russell 2
  Barry Parkhill 2
  Craig Dill 2
  Joe Hamood 2
  Bobby Wilson 2
  Steven Kramer 2
  Rich Niemann 2
  John Trapp 2
  Donald Washington 2
  Charles Jordan 2
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