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 1489
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1137
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. Jerry West* 970
14. Bob Cousy* 937
15. Kevin Johnson 935
16. Maurice Cheeks 922
17. Mark Jackson 905
18. Clyde Drexler* 891
19. Rajon Rondo 871
20. Dwyane Wade 852
21. Julius Erving* 841
22. Chauncey Billups 831
23. John Havlicek* 825
24. Manu Ginobili 811
  Gary Payton* 811
26. Bill Russell* 770
27. Oscar Robertson* 769
28. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
29. Tim Duncan 764
30. Chris Paul 718
31. Michael Cooper 703
32. Russell Westbrook 680
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. Robert Horry 575
45. Avery Johnson 562
46. Elgin Baylor* 541
47. Jeff Hornacek 525
48. Derek Harper 513
49. Joe Dumars* 512
50. Nate McMillan 505
51. Stephen Curry 497
52. Charles Barkley* 482
53. Doc Rivers 479
54. Kevin Garnett 471
55. Gus Williams 469
56. Richard Hamilton 467
57. Norm Nixon 465
58. James Worthy* 463
59. James Harden 461
60. Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
  Freddie Lewis 458
62. Rick Barry* 456
63. Wes Unseld* 453
64. Jo Jo White* 452
65. Ray Allen 449
66. Andre Iguodala 446
67. Tom Henderson 431
68. Allen Iverson* 425
69. Pau Gasol 424
70. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
72. Roger Brown* 405
73. Kevin Durant 404
  George McGinnis* 404
75. K.C. Jones* 396
  Draymond Green 396
77. Anfernee Hardaway 394
78. Hal Greer* 393
  John Starks 393
80. Rod Strickland 390
  Byron Scott 390
82. Ron Boone 385
83. Tim Hardaway 382
  Boris Diaw 382
85. Bobby Jones 381
86. Mike Conley 377
87. Brian Shaw 375
88. Eric Snow 373
  Jason Terry 373
90. Lenny Wilkens* 372
91. Jimmy Jones 371
92. Tayshaun Prince 368
93. Joe Johnson 366
94. Bob Dandridge 365
95. Horace Grant 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
97. Sam Jones* 358
98. Mookie Blaylock 357
  Reggie Miller* 357
100. Slater Martin* 354
101. Paul Westphal 353
102. Dick McGuire* 350
103. Lionel Hollins 344
  Johnny Moore 344
105. Nick Van Exel 342
106. Robert Reid 335
  Paul Silas 335
108. Bill Keller 334
109. Dave Cowens* 333
  Gail Goodrich* 333
111. Mack Calvin 331
112. Cliff Hagan* 328
113. Mark Price 327
114. Andrew Toney 323
115. Mario Chalmers 321
116. Alvan Adams 320
  Larry Brown* 320
118. Chris Childs 319
  Derrick McKey 319
120. Sidney Moncrief 317
  Al Horford 317
  Toni Kukoc 317
123. Jeff Teague 316
124. Walter Davis 312
125. Baron Davis 311
126. Tiny Archibald* 306
  John Paxson 306
  Vinnie Johnson 306
129. Ron Harper 305
  Kenny Smith 305
131. Dan Majerle 304
132. Maurice Lucas 297
  Archie Clark 297
  Fat Lever 297
135. Detlef Schrempf 296
136. John Wall 295
  Vince Carter 295
138. Rickey Green 294
139. Alex English* 293
140. Chris Webber 291
  Derrick Rose 291
142. Hedo Turkoglu 287
143. Guy Rodgers* 286
  Vlade Divac 286
145. Mike Gale 284
  Don Buse 284
147. Charles Oakley 283
148. Dan Issel* 281
149. David Robinson* 280
  Andre Miller 280
151. Kirk Hinrich 277
152. John Johnson 275
  Patrick Ewing* 275
154. Kevin McHale* 274
155. Rasheed Wallace 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Lamar Odom 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
160. Bill Bradley* 263
161. Mark Aguirre 262
162. Jim Pollard* 259
  Paul George 259
  Jeff Mullins 259
165. Dolph Schayes* 257
  Paul Seymour 257
167. Dave DeBusschere* 253
168. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
170. Kyle Lowry 250
  Clifford Robinson 250
172. Tracy McGrady* 249
173. Andy Phillip* 248
174. Dick Barnett 247
175. Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Sam Perkins 246
  Rick Fox 246
178. Jack Sikma 244
179. Kyrie Irving 243
180. Walt Hazzard 242
181. Bob Pettit* 241
  Richard Jefferson 241
183. George Gervin* 240
184. Bill Melchionni 238
185. Aaron McKie 237
186. Bob Lanier* 235
  Shaun Livingston 235
188. Robert Parish* 234
  Greg Anthony 234
  Metta World Peace 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
192. Howard Eisley 233
  George Hill 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
  Damon Stoudamire 233
  David West 233
197. Artis Gilmore* 232
198. Henry Bibby 231
199. Antonio Daniels 230
200. Gerald Henderson 229
  Michael Finley 229
202. Willie Wise 227
203. Ralph Simpson 226
204. Nate Thurmond* 225
205. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
207. Jason Williams 221
  Billy Paultz 221
209. Bill Bridges 219
  Sleepy Floyd 219
  John Lucas 219
  Doug Christie 219
213. Larry Costello 218
214. Rolando Blackman 217
215. Jack Coleman 216
  Keith Erickson 216
217. Charlie Scott 215
  Tom Heinsohn* 215
219. Richie Guerin* 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
  Anthony Mason 214
222. Calvin Murphy* 213
223. Chet Walker* 212
224. Latrell Sprewell 211
225. Don Nelson* 210
226. Larry Siegfried 209
227. Jamaal Tinsley 208
228. Sean Elliott 207
229. Al Attles 206
  Wali Jones 206
  Rodney McCray 206
232. Dennis Rodman* 205
  David Wesley 205
234. Jameer Nelson 204
  Marc Gasol 204
236. Craig Hodges 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Jack McMahon 203
  Allen Leavell 203
240. Kenyon Martin 202
  Ray Williams 202
242. Blake Griffin 201
  Bill Sharman* 201
244. Zelmo Beaty* 200
245. Donnie Freeman 198
  Marques Johnson 198
  Spud Webb 198
248. Eddie Jones 197
249. Steve Smith 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
  Hersey Hawkins 195

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player AST
1. Magic Johnson* 2346
2. John Stockton* 1839
3. LeBron James 1489
4. Jason Kidd 1263
5. Tony Parker 1137
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. Jerry West* 970
14. Bob Cousy* 937
15. Kevin Johnson 935
16. Maurice Cheeks 922
17. Mark Jackson 905
18. Clyde Drexler* 891
19. Rajon Rondo 871
20. Dwyane Wade 852
21. Chauncey Billups 831
22. John Havlicek* 825
23. Gary Payton* 811
  Manu Ginobili 811
25. Bill Russell* 770
26. Oscar Robertson* 769
27. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 767
28. Tim Duncan 764
29. Chris Paul 718
30. Michael Cooper 703
31. Russell Westbrook 680
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. Robert Horry 575
44. Avery Johnson 562
45. Elgin Baylor* 541
46. Jeff Hornacek 525
47. Derek Harper 513
48. Joe Dumars* 512
49. Nate McMillan 505
50. Stephen Curry 497
51. Charles Barkley* 482
52. Doc Rivers 479
53. Kevin Garnett 471
54. Gus Williams 469
55. Richard Hamilton 467
56. Norm Nixon 465
57. James Worthy* 463
58. James Harden 461
59. Hakeem Olajuwon* 458
60. Wes Unseld* 453
61. Jo Jo White* 452
62. Ray Allen 449
63. Andre Iguodala 446
64. Tom Henderson 431
65. Allen Iverson* 425
66. Pau Gasol 424
67. Mike Bibby 420
  Paul Pressey 420
69. Kevin Durant 404
70. K.C. Jones* 396
  Draymond Green 396
72. Anfernee Hardaway 394
73. John Starks 393
  Hal Greer* 393
75. Byron Scott 390
  Rod Strickland 390
77. Boris Diaw 382
  Tim Hardaway 382
79. Mike Conley 377
80. Brian Shaw 375
81. Jason Terry 373
  Eric Snow 373
83. Lenny Wilkens* 372
84. Tayshaun Prince 368
85. Joe Johnson 366
86. Bob Dandridge 365
87. Horace Grant 360
  Dirk Nowitzki 360
89. Sam Jones* 358
90. Mookie Blaylock 357
  Reggie Miller* 357
92. Slater Martin* 354
93. Paul Westphal 353
94. Dick McGuire* 350
95. Johnny Moore 344
  Lionel Hollins 344
97. Nick Van Exel 342
98. Rick Barry* 340
99. Robert Reid 335
  Paul Silas 335
101. Gail Goodrich* 333
  Dave Cowens* 333
103. Mark Price 327
104. Andrew Toney 323
105. Mario Chalmers 321
106. Alvan Adams 320
107. Derrick McKey 319
  Chris Childs 319
109. Toni Kukoc 317
  Al Horford 317
  Sidney Moncrief 317
112. Jeff Teague 316
113. Walter Davis 312
114. Baron Davis 311
115. Vinnie Johnson 306
  Tiny Archibald* 306
  John Paxson 306
118. Ron Harper 305
  Kenny Smith 305
  Cliff Hagan* 305
121. Dan Majerle 304
122. Fat Lever 297
  Archie Clark 297
124. Detlef Schrempf 296
125. Vince Carter 295
  John Wall 295
127. Rickey Green 294
128. Alex English* 293
129. Derrick Rose 291
  Chris Webber 291
131. Hedo Turkoglu 287
132. Guy Rodgers* 286
  Vlade Divac 286
134. Bobby Jones 284
135. Charles Oakley 283
136. Andre Miller 280
  David Robinson* 280
138. Kirk Hinrich 277
139. John Johnson 275
  Patrick Ewing* 275
141. Kevin McHale* 274
142. Rasheed Wallace 264
  Charlie Ward 264
  Mario Elie 264
  Earl Monroe* 264
  Lamar Odom 264
147. Bill Bradley* 263
148. Mark Aguirre 262
149. Jeff Mullins 259
  Jim Pollard* 259
  Paul George 259
152. Dolph Schayes* 257
  Paul Seymour 257
154. Dave DeBusschere* 253
155. B.J. Armstrong 252
  Sedale Threatt 252
157. Clifford Robinson 250
  Kyle Lowry 250
159. Tracy McGrady* 249
160. Andy Phillip* 248
161. Dick Barnett 247
162. Jamaal Wilkes* 246
  Rick Fox 246
  Sam Perkins 246
165. Jack Sikma 244
166. Kyrie Irving 243
167. Walt Hazzard 242
168. Bob Pettit* 241
  Richard Jefferson 241
170. Aaron McKie 237
171. Bob Lanier* 235
  Shaun Livingston 235
173. Greg Anthony 234
  Metta World Peace 234
  Norm Van Lier 234
  Robert Parish* 234
177. George Hill 233
  David West 233
  Howard Eisley 233
  Jerome Kersey 233
  Damon Stoudamire 233
182. Henry Bibby 231
183. Antonio Daniels 230
184. Michael Finley 229
  Gerald Henderson 229
186. Nate Thurmond* 225
  Maurice Lucas 225
188. Anthony Johnson 222
  Craig Ehlo 222
190. Jason Williams 221
191. Doug Christie 219
  Bill Bridges 219
  John Lucas 219
  Sleepy Floyd 219
195. Larry Costello 218
196. Rolando Blackman 217
197. Jack Coleman 216
  Keith Erickson 216
199. Tom Heinsohn* 215
200. Richie Guerin* 214
  Anthony Mason 214
  Jerry Lucas* 214
203. Calvin Murphy* 213
204. Chet Walker* 212
205. Latrell Sprewell 211
206. Don Nelson* 210
207. Larry Siegfried 209
208. Jamaal Tinsley 208
209. Sean Elliott 207
210. Al Attles 206
  Rodney McCray 206
212. David Wesley 205
  Dennis Rodman* 205
214. Marc Gasol 204
  Jameer Nelson 204
216. Craig Hodges 203
  Josh Smith 203
  Jack McMahon 203
  Allen Leavell 203
220. Wali Jones 202
  Ray Williams 202
  Kenyon Martin 202
223. Blake Griffin 201
  Bill Sharman* 201
225. Marques Johnson 198
  Spud Webb 198
227. Eddie Jones 197
228. Hersey Hawkins 195
  Steve Smith 195
  Bill Laimbeer 195
231. Carlos Boozer 194
  Rudy LaRusso 194
  Cedric Maxwell 194
  Mike Dunleavy 194
235. Fred Brown 193
  Stephen Jackson 193
237. Brian Winters 192
  Lindsey Hunter 192
239. Kevin Porter 191
240. Klay Thompson 190
  Gerald Wilkins 190
242. Frank Selvy 189
243. Ricky Pierce 187
  Jay Humphries 187
245. George Gervin* 186
246. Elvin Hayes* 185
247. Carmelo Anthony 183
  Tom Chambers 183
  Antoine Walker 183
250. Jim King 182

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. Artis Gilmore* 185
  Ralph Simpson 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
  James Silas 92
  Bob Warren 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. Mike Barr 72
  Maurice Lucas 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. John Beasley 62
  Darnell Hillman 62
74. Steve Jones 61
  Ira Harge 61
  Bob Netolicky 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 Moore 52
  Gene Littles 52
85. Joe Hamilton 49
86. Larry Kenon 46
  Don Adams 46
  Julian Hammond 46
  Coby Dietrick 46
90. Chico Vaughn 45
  Bobby Hooper 45
  George Karl 45
93. Craig Raymond 44
94. Andrew Anderson 42
  Julius Keye 42
96. Spencer Haywood* 39
  David Thompson* 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. 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. Ronald Franz 24
  Bernie Williams 24
121. Mike Butler 23
  Cliff Hagan* 23
123. Frank Card 22
  Johnny Neumann 22
125. Skip Thoren 21
  Bo Lamar 21
  Swen Nater 21
128. Manny Leaks 20
  Larry Miller 20
  Len Elmore 20
  Donald Sidle 20
  Jesse Branson 20
133. Joe DePre 19
  Jim Caldwell 19
  George Peeples 19
  George Tinsley 19
137. Gary Bradds 18
  Willie Sojourner 18
  Ron Perry 18
140. Adrian Smith 17
141. Wayne Chapman 16
  Simmie Hill 16
  Marvin Barnes 16
  Al Tucker 16
145. Jim Jarvis 15
  Gus Johnson* 15
  Grant Simmons 15
  Erwin Mueller 15
  Caldwell Jones 15
  George Adams 15
  Dennis Holman 15
  Bob Bedell 15
153. Jimmy Rayl 14
  Stephen Vacendak 14
  John Clawson 14
  Mike Green 14
  Arthur Becker 14
  Bruce Seals 14
159. Richard Clark 13
  Bobby Rascoe 13
  Johnny Baum 13
162. Ollie Darden 12
  Allan Bristow 12
164. Ben Warley 11
  Randolph Mahaffey 11
  Mike Lewis 11
  Randy Denton 11
  Gary Keller 11
  Jim Bradley 11
170. Sonny Dove 10
  Bob Verga 10
  Walter Piatkowski 10
  Chuck Terry 10
  Mike Flynn 10
175. Dick Nemelka 9
  George Johnson 9
  Kim Hughes 9
  Marvin Webster 9
  Moses Malone* 9
  Willie Somerset 9
181. Elton McGriff 8
  Daniel Sparks 8
  Jim O'Brien 8
  Calvin Fowler 8
  Leroy Wright 8
  John Smith 8
  Samuel Robinson 8
  Jim Chones 8
  Ed Manning 8
  Dave Twardzik 8
191. Errol Palmer 7
  Shaler Halimon 7
  Jimmy Foster 7
  Russell Critchfield 7
  Jim Ard 7
196. Lee Davis 6
  Bill McGill 6
  Mel Peterson 6
  Willie Porter 6
  Dallas Thornton 6
  Stephen Chubin 6
  Goo Kennedy 6
  Monte Towe 6
204. Arvesta Kelly 5
  Jerry Pettway 5
  Ken Wilburn 5
  Willie Long 5
  Tommie Bowens 5
  Dan Anderson 5
  Ed Johnson 5
  Bob Lackey 5
  Howard Bayne 5
  Jerry Harkness 5
  Jim McDaniels 5
215. Will Frazier 4
  Howie Wright 4
  Kendall Rhine 4
  Collis Jones 4
  Carl Fuller 4
  Wali Jones 4
221. 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
  Leland Mitchell 3
  John Fairchild 3
  Luther Green 3
  Al Cueto 3
236. 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
  Bobby Edmonds 2
  Guy Manning 2
  Hank Whitney 2
  Patrick McFarland 2
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