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.Chris Paul 865
22.Julius Erving* 841
23.Chauncey Billups 831
24.Manu Ginóbili 827
25.John Havlicek* 825
26.Gary Payton* 811
27.Russell Westbrook 778
28.Bill Russell* 770
29.Oscar Robertson* 769
30.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
31.Tim Duncan* 764
32.Draymond Green 754
33.Stephen Curry 704
34.Michael Cooper 703
35.Wilt Chamberlain* 673
36.Danny Ainge 656
37.James Harden 650
38.Louie Dampier* 649
39.Deron Williams 630
40.Terry Porter 624
41.Karl Malone* 610
42.Walt Frazier* 599
43.Derek Fisher 598
44.Sam Cassell 592
45.Shaquille O'Neal* 582
46.Paul Pierce 579
47.Robert Horry 575
48.Andre Iguodala 570
49.Avery Johnson 562
50.Kevin Durant 557
51.Elgin Baylor* 541
52.Jeff Hornacek 525
53.Derek Harper 513
54.Joe Dumars* 512
55.Nate McMillan 505
56.Kyle Lowry 494
57.Charles Barkley* 482
58.Doc Rivers 479
59.Kevin Garnett* 471
60.Gus Williams 469
61.Richard Hamilton 467
62.Norm Nixon 465
63.James Worthy* 463
64.Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
 Freddie Lewis 458
66.Rick Barry* 456
67.Wes Unseld* 453
68.Jo Jo White* 452
69.Ray Allen* 449
70.Pau Gasol 438
71.Tom Henderson 431
72.Allen Iverson* 425
73.Paul Pressey 420
 Mike Bibby 420
 Al Horford 420
76.Roger Brown* 405
77.George McGinnis* 404
78.K.C. Jones* 396
79.Anfernee Hardaway 394
80.John Starks 393
 Hal Greer* 393
82.Byron Scott 390
 Rod Strickland 390
84.Ron Boone 385
85.Boris Diaw 382
 Tim Hardaway 382
87.Bobby Jones* 381
88.Mike Conley 377
89.Jason Terry 375
 Brian Shaw 375
91.Eric Snow 373
92.Lenny Wilkens* 372
93.Jimmy Jones 371
94.Joe Johnson 369
95.Tayshaun Prince 368
96.Bob Dandridge 365
97.John Wall 364
98.Dirk Nowitzki 360
 Horace Grant 360
100.Sam Jones* 358
101.Reggie Miller* 357
 Mookie Blaylock 357
103.Slater Martin* 354
104.Paul Westphal* 353
105.Dick McGuire* 350
106.Jeff Teague 345
107.Johnny Moore 344
 Lionel Hollins 344
109.Nick Van Exel 342
110.Robert Reid 335
 Paul Silas 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.Toni Kukoč 317
 Sidney Moncrief* 317
 George Hill 317
127.Walter Davis 312
128.Baron Davis 311
129.Tiny Archibald* 306
 John Paxson 306
 Vinnie Johnson 306
 Kyrie Irving 306
133.Ron Harper 305
 Kenny Smith 305
135.Dan Majerle 304
 Derrick Rose 304
137.Damian Lillard 302
138.Shaun Livingston 297
 Archie Clark 297
 Fat Lever 297
 Maurice Lucas 297
142.Detlef Schrempf 296
143.Vince Carter 295
144.Rickey Green 294
145.Paul George 293
 Alex English* 293
147.Chris Webber 291
148.Hedo Türkoğlu 287
149.Guy Rodgers* 286
 Vlade Divac* 286
151.Don Buse 284
 Mike Gale 284
153.Charles Oakley 283
154.Dan Issel* 281
155.David Robinson* 280
 Andre Miller 280
157.Marc Gasol 277
 Kirk Hinrich 277
159.John Johnson 275
 Patrick Ewing* 275
161.Kevin McHale* 274
162.Klay Thompson 272
163.David West 265
164.Earl Monroe* 264
 Rasheed Wallace 264
 Mario Elie 264
 Lamar Odom 264
 Charlie Ward 264
169.Kawhi Leonard 263
 Bill Bradley* 263
171.Mark Aguirre 262
172.Jeff Mullins 259
 Jim Pollard* 259
174.Dolph Schayes* 257
 Paul Seymour 257
176.Dave DeBusschere* 253
177.B.J. Armstrong 252
 Sedale Threatt 252
179.Clifford Robinson 250
180.Tracy McGrady* 249
181.Andy Phillip* 248
182.Dick Barnett 247
183.Jamaal Wilkes* 246
 Rick Fox 246
 Sam Perkins 246
186.Jack Sikma* 244
187.Walt Hazzard 242
188.Bob Pettit* 241
 Richard Jefferson 241
190.George Gervin* 240
191.Bill Melchionni 238
192.Aaron McKie 237
193.Bob Lanier* 235
194.Norm Van Lier 234
 Robert Parish* 234
 Greg Anthony 234
 Metta World Peace 234
198.Howard Eisley 233
 Damon Stoudamire 233
 Jerome Kersey 233
201.Artis Gilmore* 232
202.Henry Bibby 231
203.Antonio Daniels 230
204.Gerald Henderson 229
 Michael Finley 229
206.Willie Wise 227
207.Ralph Simpson 226
208.Nate Thurmond* 225
209.Anthony Johnson 222
 Craig Ehlo 222
211.Jason Williams 221
 Billy Paultz 221
213.Bill Bridges 219
 Sleepy Floyd 219
 Doug Christie 219
 John Lucas 219
217.Larry Costello 218
218.Rolando Blackman 217
219.Jack Coleman 216
 Keith Erickson 216
221.Tom Heinsohn* 215
 Charlie Scott* 215
223.Richie Guerin* 214
 Jerry Lucas* 214
 Anthony Mason 214
226.Calvin Murphy* 213
 Blake Griffin 213
228.Chet Walker* 212
229.Latrell Sprewell 211
230.Don Nelson* 210
231.Larry Siegfried 209
232.DeMar DeRozan 208
 Jamaal Tinsley 208
234.Sean Elliott 207
235.Wali Jones 206
 Al Attles* 206
 Rodney McCray 206
238.Dennis Rodman* 205
 David Wesley 205
240.Jameer Nelson 204
241.Josh Smith 203
 Allen Leavell 203
 Jack McMahon 203
 Craig Hodges 203
245.Kenyon Martin 202
 Ray Williams 202
247.Bill Sharman* 201
248.Zelmo Beaty* 200
249.Spud Webb 198
 Donnie Freeman 198
 Marques Johnson 198

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.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.Maurice McHartley 92
 Bob Warren 92
 James Silas 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.Lonnie Wright 78
 Art Heyman 78
59.Goose Ligon 76
 John Williamson 76
61.Mike Barrett 74
62.Oliver Taylor 73
63.Maurice Lucas 72
 Mike Barr 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.Bob Netolicky 61
 Steve Jones 61
 Ira Harge 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 Moore 52
 Gene Littles 52
85.Joe Hamilton 49
86.Coby Dietrick 46
 Larry Kenon 46
 Julian Hammond 46
 Don Adams 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
 Spencer Haywood* 39
 Bud Olsen 39
99.Ray Scott 38
100.Neil Johnson 37
 Ronald Thomas 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
 Warren Davis 31
 Marv Roberts 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.Frank Card 22
 Johnny Neumann 22
125.Swen Nater 21
 Bo Lamar 21
 Skip Thoren 21
128.Manny Leaks 20
 Larry Miller 20
 Len Elmore 20
 Donald Sidle 20
 Jesse Branson 20
133.George Tinsley 19
 George Peeples 19
 Jim Caldwell 19
 Joe DePre 19
137.Gary Bradds 18
 Willie Sojourner 18
 Ron Perry 18
140.Adrian Smith 17
141.Marvin Barnes 16
 Al Tucker 16
 Wayne Chapman 16
 Simmie Hill 16
145.Bob Bedell 15
 Grant Simmons 15
 Erwin Mueller 15
 Dennis Holman 15
 Caldwell Jones 15
 Gus Johnson* 15
 George Adams 15
 Jim Jarvis 15
153.Stephen Vacendak 14
 Mike Green 14
 Bruce Seals 14
 Arthur Becker 14
 John Clawson 14
 Jimmy Rayl 14
159.Richard Clark 13
 Bobby Rascoe 13
 Johnny Baum 13
162.Ollie Darden 12
 Allan Bristow 12
164.Jim Bradley 11
 Mike Lewis 11
 Randy Denton 11
 Ben Warley 11
 Randolph Mahaffey 11
 Gary Keller 11
170.Chuck Terry 10
 Mike Flynn 10
 Bob Verga 10
 Walter Piatkowski 10
 Sonny Dove 10
175.Marvin Webster 9
 Dick Nemelka 9
 Willie Somerset 9
 Moses Malone* 9
 Kim Hughes 9
 George Johnson 9
181.Samuel Robinson 8
 Calvin Fowler 8
 Elton McGriff 8
 Daniel Sparks 8
 Jim Chones 8
 Ed Manning 8
 Jim O'Brien 8
 Leroy Wright 8
 John Smith 8
 Dave Twardzik 8
191.Shaler Halimon 7
 Russell Critchfield 7
 Jim Ard 7
 Errol Palmer 7
 Jimmy Foster 7
196.Dallas Thornton 6
 Mel Peterson 6
 Stephen Chubin 6
 Goo Kennedy 6
 Monte Towe 6
 Lee Davis 6
 Willie Porter 6
 Bill McGill 6
204.Tommie Bowens 5
 Ed Johnson 5
 Bob Lackey 5
 Jerry Harkness 5
 Ken Wilburn 5
 Howard Bayne 5
 Jim McDaniels 5
 Jerry Pettway 5
 Dan Anderson 5
 Willie Long 5
 Arvesta Kelly 5
215.Kendall Rhine 4
 Collis Jones 4
 Will Frazier 4
 Howie Wright 4
 Carl Fuller 4
 Wali Jones 4
221.Rich Peek 3
 Len Chappell 3
 Leland Mitchell 3
 Bobby Croft 3
 Billy Schaeffer 3
 Dennis Wuycik 3
 John Fairchild 3
 Luther Green 3
 Al Cueto 3
 Hal Hale 3
 Leary Lentz 3
 Mark Olberding 3
 Ron Bonham 3
 Roger Brown 3
 Stephen Previs 3
236.Joe Hamood 2
 Bobby Edmonds 2
 Patrick McFarland 2
 Charles Jordan 2
 Hank Whitney 2
 Jay Miller 2
 Pierre Russell 2
 Roy Ebron 2
 Roderick McDonald 2
 Steven Kramer 2
 Rich Niemann 2
 Jasper Wilson 2
 Bobby Wilson 2
 John Trapp 2
 Craig Dill 2
 Barry Parkhill 2
 Donald Washington 2
 Guy Manning 2
 Charles Edge 2

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.Chris Paul 865
22.Chauncey Billups 831
23.Manu Ginóbili 827
24.John Havlicek* 825
25.Gary Payton* 811
26.Russell Westbrook 778
27.Bill Russell* 770
28.Oscar Robertson* 769
29.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
30.Tim Duncan* 764
31.Draymond Green 754
32.Stephen Curry 704
33.Michael Cooper 703
34.Wilt Chamberlain* 673
35.Danny Ainge 656
36.James Harden 650
37.Deron Williams 630
38.Terry Porter 624
39.Karl Malone* 610
40.Walt Frazier* 599
41.Derek Fisher 598
42.Julius Erving* 594
43.Sam Cassell 592
44.Shaquille O'Neal* 582
45.Paul Pierce 579
46.Robert Horry 575
47.Andre Iguodala 570
48.Avery Johnson 562
49.Kevin Durant 557
50.Elgin Baylor* 541
51.Jeff Hornacek 525
52.Derek Harper 513
53.Joe Dumars* 512
54.Nate McMillan 505
55.Kyle Lowry 494
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.Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
64.Wes Unseld* 453
65.Jo Jo White* 452
66.Ray Allen* 449
67.Pau Gasol 438
68.Tom Henderson 431
69.Allen Iverson* 425
70.Al Horford 420
 Mike Bibby 420
 Paul Pressey 420
73.K.C. Jones* 396
74.Anfernee Hardaway 394
75.Hal Greer* 393
 John Starks 393
77.Byron Scott 390
 Rod Strickland 390
79.Boris Diaw 382
 Tim Hardaway 382
81.Mike Conley 377
82.Jason Terry 375
 Brian Shaw 375
84.Eric Snow 373
85.Lenny Wilkens* 372
86.Joe Johnson 369
87.Tayshaun Prince 368
88.Bob Dandridge 365
89.John Wall 364
90.Horace Grant 360
 Dirk Nowitzki 360
92.Sam Jones* 358
93.Reggie Miller* 357
 Mookie Blaylock 357
95.Slater Martin* 354
96.Paul Westphal* 353
97.Dick McGuire* 350
98.Jeff Teague 345
99.Johnny Moore 344
 Lionel Hollins 344
101.Nick Van Exel 342
102.Rick Barry* 340
103.Paul Silas 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.George Hill 317
 Toni Kukoč 317
 Sidney Moncrief* 317
116.Walter Davis 312
117.Baron Davis 311
118.Tiny Archibald* 306
 Kyrie Irving 306
 Vinnie Johnson 306
 John Paxson 306
122.Kenny Smith 305
 Ron Harper 305
 Cliff Hagan* 305
125.Dan Majerle 304
 Derrick Rose 304
127.Damian Lillard 302
128.Archie Clark 297
 Fat Lever 297
 Shaun Livingston 297
131.Detlef Schrempf 296
132.Vince Carter 295
133.Rickey Green 294
134.Alex English* 293
 Paul George 293
136.Chris Webber 291
137.Hedo Türkoğlu 287
138.Guy Rodgers* 286
 Vlade Divac* 286
140.Bobby Jones* 284
141.Charles Oakley 283
142.David Robinson* 280
 Andre Miller 280
144.Kirk Hinrich 277
 Marc Gasol 277
146.John Johnson 275
 Patrick Ewing* 275
148.Kevin McHale* 274
149.Klay Thompson 272
150.David West 265
151.Lamar Odom 264
 Earl Monroe* 264
 Charlie Ward 264
 Mario Elie 264
 Rasheed Wallace 264
156.Bill Bradley* 263
 Kawhi Leonard 263
158.Mark Aguirre 262
159.Jeff Mullins 259
 Jim Pollard* 259
161.Dolph Schayes* 257
 Paul Seymour 257
163.Dave DeBusschere* 253
164.Sedale Threatt 252
 B.J. Armstrong 252
166.Clifford Robinson 250
167.Tracy McGrady* 249
168.Andy Phillip* 248
169.Dick Barnett 247
170.Jamaal Wilkes* 246
 Rick Fox 246
 Sam Perkins 246
173.Jack Sikma* 244
174.Walt Hazzard 242
175.Bob Pettit* 241
 Richard Jefferson 241
177.Aaron McKie 237
178.Bob Lanier* 235
179.Norm Van Lier 234
 Metta World Peace 234
 Greg Anthony 234
 Robert Parish* 234
183.Damon Stoudamire 233
 Howard Eisley 233
 Jerome Kersey 233
186.Henry Bibby 231
187.Antonio Daniels 230
188.Michael Finley 229
 Gerald Henderson 229
190.Maurice Lucas 225
 Nate Thurmond* 225
192.Craig Ehlo 222
 Anthony Johnson 222
194.Jason Williams 221
195.Sleepy Floyd 219
 John Lucas 219
 Doug Christie 219
 Bill Bridges 219
199.Larry Costello 218
200.Rolando Blackman 217
201.Keith Erickson 216
 Jack Coleman 216
203.Tom Heinsohn* 215
204.Anthony Mason 214
 Richie Guerin* 214
 Jerry Lucas* 214
207.Blake Griffin 213
 Calvin Murphy* 213
209.Chet Walker* 212
210.Latrell Sprewell 211
211.Don Nelson* 210
212.Larry Siegfried 209
213.Jamaal Tinsley 208
 DeMar DeRozan 208
215.Sean Elliott 207
216.Al Attles* 206
 Rodney McCray 206
218.David Wesley 205
 Dennis Rodman* 205
220.Jameer Nelson 204
221.Allen Leavell 203
 Jack McMahon 203
 Josh Smith 203
 Craig Hodges 203
225.Wali Jones 202
 Ray Williams 202
 Kenyon Martin 202
228.Bill Sharman* 201
229.Spud Webb 198
 Marques Johnson 198
231.Eddie Jones 197
232.Hersey Hawkins 195
 Steve Smith 195
 Bill Laimbeer 195
235.Rudy LaRusso 194
 Mike Dunleavy 194
 Cedric Maxwell 194
 Carlos Boozer 194
239.Fred Brown 193
 Stephen Jackson 193
241.Marcus Smart 192
 Brian Winters 192
 Lindsey Hunter 192
 Trevor Ariza 192
245.Kevin Porter 191
246.Gerald Wilkins 190
247.Frank Selvy 189
 Jimmy Butler 189
249.Ricky Pierce 187
 Jay Humphries 187