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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 9.68
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. Steve Nash* 8.49
10. Rajon Rondo 8.44
11. Russell Westbrook 8.35
12. Norm Nixon 8.32
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Deron Williams 8.07
15. Kevin Porter 8.06
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Ricky Rubio 7.68
19. Stephon Marbury 7.65
20. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
21. Bob Cousy* 7.53
22. Johnny Moore 7.43
23. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
24. Rod Strickland 7.30
25. LeBron James 7.22
26. Baron Davis 7.22
27. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
28. Norm Van Lier 6.99
29. John Lucas 6.95
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. Stephen Curry 6.63
38. Nick Van Exel 6.56
39. Pooh Richardson 6.54
40. Andre Miller 6.54
41. Scott Skiles 6.47
42. Michael Adams 6.45
43. Phil Ford 6.40
44. Jrue Holiday 6.37
45. Larry Bird* 6.35
46. Damian Lillard 6.31
47. Reggie Theus 6.29
48. Fat Lever 6.24
49. James Harden 6.19
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. Kyle Lowry 6.10
57. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
58. Terrell Brandon 6.09
59. Kenny Anderson 6.06
60. Steve Francis 6.03
61. Ty Lawson 6.02
62. Dave Bing* 5.99
63. John Bagley 5.99
64. Sam Cassell 5.98
65. Sherman Douglas 5.93
66. Jason Williams 5.85
67. Jeff Teague 5.82
68. T.J. Ford 5.82
69. Micheal Williams 5.77
70. Ray Williams 5.77
71. Jose Calderon 5.76
72. Mike Conley 5.72
73. Dick McGuire* 5.70
74. Brandon Jennings 5.68
75. Kyrie Irving 5.67
76. Doc Rivers 5.66
77. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
78. Terry Porter 5.62
79. Tony Parker 5.61
80. Derrick Rose 5.60
81. Gus Williams 5.57
82. Avery Johnson 5.55
83. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
84. Kenny Smith 5.53
85. Rickey Green 5.52
86. Mike Bibby 5.51
87. Jay Humphries 5.51
88. Derek Harper 5.49
89. Gary Grant 5.46
90. Kemba Walker 5.44
91. Pete Maravich* 5.41
92. Dwyane Wade 5.41
93. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
94. Chauncey Billups 5.40
95. Andy Phillip* 5.36
96. Warren Jabali 5.34
97. Spud Webb 5.33
98. Al Smith 5.32
99. Raymond Felton 5.27
100. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
101. Michael Jordan* 5.25
102. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
103. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
104. Larry Drew 5.18
105. Jameer Nelson 5.13
106. Paul Pressey 5.13
107. Eddie Johnson 5.09
108. Isaiah Thomas 5.07
109. Geoff Huston 5.06
110. Alvin Robertson 5.04
111. Bill Melchionni 5.03
112. Eric Snow 5.02
113. Rory Sparrow 5.01
114. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
115. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
116. Darren Collison 4.99
117. Darnell Valentine 4.97
118. Richie Guerin* 4.97
119. Walt Hazzard 4.91
120. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
121. Charlie Scott* 4.90
122. Brad Davis 4.90
123. Jo Jo White* 4.89
124. Louie Dampier* 4.88
125. Mo Williams 4.88
126. Bob Davies* 4.87
127. Chris Childs 4.87
128. Eric Murdock 4.86
129. Rick Barry* 4.85
130. Tyreke Evans 4.83
131. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
132. Draymond Green 4.83
133. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
134. Archie Clark 4.82
135. Tom Henderson 4.82
136. John Havlicek* 4.81
137. Vern Fleming 4.81
138. Mack Calvin 4.79
139. Goran Dragic 4.79
140. Rafer Alston 4.77
141. Allen Leavell 4.77
142. George King 4.76
143. Eric Bledsoe 4.76
144. Winston Garland 4.74
145. Foots Walker 4.73
146. Armond Hill 4.69
147. Kobe Bryant 4.69
148. Dennis Schroder 4.67
149. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
150. Robert Pack 4.63
151. Monta Ellis 4.63
152. Geoff Petrie 4.61
153. Randy Smith 4.60
154. Don Buse 4.58
155. Jarrett Jack 4.56
156. Larry Costello 4.55
157. Darrell Walker 4.55
158. Joe Dumars* 4.53
159. Lucius Allen 4.52
160. Chuck Williams 4.50
161. Johnny Davis 4.49
162. Jimmy Jones 4.47
163. Luke Ridnour 4.47
164. Lionel Hollins 4.47
165. Blake Griffin 4.45
166. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
167. Chris Duhon 4.44
168. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
169. Earl Watson 4.41
170. Reggie Jackson 4.40
171. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
172. David Wesley 4.38
173. Art Williams 4.37
174. Jeff McInnis 4.36
175. Paul Westphal 4.36
176. Andre Iguodala 4.36
177. Quinn Buckner 4.33
178. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
179. K.C. Jones* 4.30
180. Ricky Sobers 4.29
181. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
182. Jeremy Lin 4.29
183. Jack George 4.29
184. Bill Russell* 4.26
185. Tom Gola* 4.24
186. Chris Webber 4.24
187. Slater Martin* 4.24
188. Wes Matthews 4.20
189. Michael Cooper 4.20
190. Andrew Toney 4.20
191. Julius Erving* 4.16
192. Brian Shaw 4.15
193. Frank Johnson 4.15
194. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
195. Grant Hill* 4.14
196. Giannis Antetokounmpo 4.13
197. Brian Taylor 4.12
198. Brian Winters 4.11
199. Brandon Knight 4.09
200. Alvin Williams 4.08
201. Kevin Durant 4.07
202. Ramon Sessions 4.06
203. Alvan Adams 4.06
204. Hal Greer* 4.05
205. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
206. Charlie Ward 4.03
207. Danny Ainge 4.03
208. Mike Newlin 4.02
209. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
210. Fatty Taylor 4.00
211. Kyle Macy 3.99
212. Freddie Lewis 3.97
213. Howard Komives 3.96
214. Steve Blake 3.96
215. Greg Anthony 3.96
216. Victor Oladipo 3.95
217. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
218. D.J. Augustin 3.94
219. J.J. Barea 3.94
220. Devin Harris 3.94
221. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
222. Charles Barkley* 3.93
223. John Roche 3.92
224. Joe Johnson 3.92
225. Bimbo Coles 3.89
226. Phil Smith 3.89
227. Lester Conner 3.88
228. Wes Unseld* 3.88
229. Jim Cleamons 3.88
230. Earl Monroe* 3.88
231. Ron Harper 3.88
232. Herm Gilliam 3.85
233. Jason Terry 3.84
234. James Silas 3.84
235. Roger Brown* 3.83
236. Jalen Rose 3.82
237. Eric Money 3.81
238. Sedale Threatt 3.80
239. Dave Cowens* 3.80
240. Eddie Jordan 3.80
241. Nicolas Batum 3.79
242. Anthony Carter 3.79
243. Willie Anderson 3.79
244. Manu Ginobili 3.79
245. John Johnson 3.78
246. Ish Smith 3.78
247. Ron Lee 3.77
248. Bob Sura 3.77
249. Paul Seymour 3.76
250. Jeff Mullins 3.76

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.68
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. Steve Nash* 8.49
10. Rajon Rondo 8.44
11. Russell Westbrook 8.35
12. Norm Nixon 8.32
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Deron Williams 8.07
15. Kevin Porter 8.06
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Ricky Rubio 7.68
19. Stephon Marbury 7.65
20. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
21. Bob Cousy* 7.53
22. Johnny Moore 7.43
23. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
24. Rod Strickland 7.30
25. LeBron James 7.22
26. Baron Davis 7.22
27. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
28. Norm Van Lier 6.99
29. John Lucas 6.95
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. Stephen Curry 6.63
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. Jrue Holiday 6.37
44. Larry Bird* 6.35
45. Damian Lillard 6.31
46. Reggie Theus 6.29
47. Fat Lever 6.24
48. James Harden 6.19
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. Kyle Lowry 6.10
56. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
57. Terrell Brandon 6.09
58. Kenny Anderson 6.06
59. Steve Francis 6.03
60. Ty Lawson 6.02
61. Dave Bing* 5.99
62. John Bagley 5.99
63. Sam Cassell 5.98
64. Sherman Douglas 5.93
65. Jason Williams 5.85
66. Jeff Teague 5.82
67. T.J. Ford 5.82
68. Micheal Williams 5.77
69. Ray Williams 5.77
70. Jose Calderon 5.76
71. Mike Conley 5.72
72. Dick McGuire* 5.70
73. Brandon Jennings 5.68
74. Kyrie Irving 5.67
75. Doc Rivers 5.66
76. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
77. Terry Porter 5.62
78. Tony Parker 5.61
79. Derrick Rose 5.60
80. Gus Williams 5.57
81. Avery Johnson 5.55
82. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
83. Kenny Smith 5.53
84. Rickey Green 5.52
85. Mike Bibby 5.51
86. Jay Humphries 5.51
87. Derek Harper 5.49
88. Gary Grant 5.46
89. Kemba Walker 5.44
90. Pete Maravich* 5.41
91. Dwyane Wade 5.41
92. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
93. Chauncey Billups 5.40
94. Andy Phillip* 5.36
95. Spud Webb 5.33
96. Raymond Felton 5.27
97. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
98. Michael Jordan* 5.25
99. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
100. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
101. Larry Drew 5.18
102. Jameer Nelson 5.13
103. Paul Pressey 5.13
104. Eddie Johnson 5.09
105. Isaiah Thomas 5.07
106. Rick Barry* 5.06
107. Geoff Huston 5.06
108. Alvin Robertson 5.04
109. Eric Snow 5.02
110. Rory Sparrow 5.01
111. Anfernee Hardaway 5.01
112. Dennis Johnson* 5.00
113. Darren Collison 4.99
114. Darnell Valentine 4.97
115. Richie Guerin* 4.97
116. Walt Hazzard 4.91
117. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
118. Brad Davis 4.90
119. Jo Jo White* 4.89
120. Mo Williams 4.88
121. Bob Davies* 4.87
122. Chris Childs 4.87
123. Eric Murdock 4.86
124. Tyreke Evans 4.83
125. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
126. Draymond Green 4.83
127. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
128. Archie Clark 4.82
129. Tom Henderson 4.82
130. Charlie Scott* 4.81
131. John Havlicek* 4.81
132. Vern Fleming 4.81
133. Goran Dragic 4.79
134. Rafer Alston 4.77
135. Allen Leavell 4.77
136. George King 4.76
137. Eric Bledsoe 4.76
138. Winston Garland 4.74
139. Foots Walker 4.73
140. Armond Hill 4.69
141. Kobe Bryant 4.69
142. Dennis Schroder 4.67
143. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
144. Robert Pack 4.63
145. Monta Ellis 4.63
146. Geoff Petrie 4.61
147. Randy Smith 4.60
148. Jarrett Jack 4.56
149. Larry Costello 4.55
150. Darrell Walker 4.55
151. Joe Dumars* 4.53
152. Lucius Allen 4.52
153. Don Buse 4.51
154. Johnny Davis 4.49
155. Luke Ridnour 4.47
156. Lionel Hollins 4.47
157. Blake Griffin 4.45
158. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
159. Chris Duhon 4.44
160. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
161. Earl Watson 4.41
162. Reggie Jackson 4.40
163. Art Williams 4.39
164. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
165. David Wesley 4.38
166. Jeff McInnis 4.36
167. Paul Westphal 4.36
168. Andre Iguodala 4.36
169. Mike Gale 4.34
170. Quinn Buckner 4.33
171. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
172. K.C. Jones* 4.30
173. Ricky Sobers 4.29
174. Jeremy Lin 4.29
175. Jack George 4.29
176. Bill Russell* 4.26
177. Tom Gola* 4.24
178. Chris Webber 4.24
179. Slater Martin* 4.24
180. Wes Matthews 4.20
181. Michael Cooper 4.20
182. Andrew Toney 4.20
183. Brian Shaw 4.15
184. Frank Johnson 4.15
185. Grant Hill* 4.14
186. Giannis Antetokounmpo 4.13
187. Brian Winters 4.11
188. Connie Hawkins* 4.11
189. Brandon Knight 4.09
190. Alvin Williams 4.08
191. Kevin Durant 4.07
192. Ramon Sessions 4.06
193. Alvan Adams 4.06
194. Hal Greer* 4.05
195. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
196. Charlie Ward 4.03
197. Danny Ainge 4.03
198. Mike Newlin 4.02
199. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
200. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
201. Kyle Macy 3.99
202. Howard Komives 3.96
203. Steve Blake 3.96
204. Greg Anthony 3.96
205. Victor Oladipo 3.95
206. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
207. D.J. Augustin 3.94
208. J.J. Barea 3.94
209. Devin Harris 3.94
210. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
211. Charles Barkley* 3.93
212. Joe Johnson 3.92
213. Bimbo Coles 3.89
214. Phil Smith 3.89
215. Lester Conner 3.88
216. Wes Unseld* 3.88
217. Jim Cleamons 3.88
218. Earl Monroe* 3.88
219. Ron Harper 3.88
220. Julius Erving* 3.86
221. Herm Gilliam 3.85
222. Jason Terry 3.84
223. Jalen Rose 3.82
224. Eric Money 3.81
225. Sedale Threatt 3.80
226. Dave Cowens* 3.80
227. Eddie Jordan 3.80
228. Nicolas Batum 3.79
229. Anthony Carter 3.79
230. Willie Anderson 3.79
231. Manu Ginobili 3.79
232. John Johnson 3.78
233. Ish Smith 3.78
234. Ron Lee 3.77
235. Bob Sura 3.77
236. Paul Seymour 3.76
237. Jeff Mullins 3.76
238. George McGinnis* 3.76
239. Walter Davis 3.75
240. Sam Lacey 3.75
241. World B. Free 3.75
242. Bob Weiss 3.74
243. Mario Chalmers 3.73
244. Gene Shue 3.73
245. Bradley Beal 3.73
246. Kevin Garnett 3.72
247. Kevin Loughery 3.71
248. Brad Daugherty 3.70
249. Jack McMahon 3.70
250. Lamar Odom 3.70

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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