NBA & ABA Career Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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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 9.89
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. Rajon Rondo 8.51
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Russell Westbrook 7.99
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Stephon Marbury 7.65
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. LeBron James 7.07
26. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
27. Norm Van Lier 6.99
28. John Lucas 6.95
29. Stephen Curry 6.81
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. 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. Larry Bird* 6.35
44. Reggie Theus 6.29
45. Fat Lever 6.24
46. Jrue Holiday 6.20
47. Damian Lillard 6.18
48. Allen Iverson* 6.15
49. Nate McMillan 6.15
50. Brevin Knight 6.15
51. Slick Watts 6.13
52. Jose Calderon 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. Ty Lawson 6.02
60. Dave Bing* 5.99
61. John Bagley 5.99
62. Sam Cassell 5.98
63. Sherman Douglas 5.93
64. Derrick Rose 5.89
65. James Harden 5.88
66. Jason Williams 5.85
67. Kyle Lowry 5.83
68. T.J. Ford 5.82
69. Tony Parker 5.80
70. Micheal Williams 5.77
71. Ray Williams 5.77
72. Brandon Jennings 5.74
73. Dick McGuire* 5.70
74. Doc Rivers 5.66
75. Mike Conley 5.65
76. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
77. Terry Porter 5.62
78. Dwyane Wade 5.60
79. Jeff Teague 5.58
80. Gus Williams 5.57
81. Raymond Felton 5.56
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. Kyrie Irving 5.50
89. Derek Harper 5.49
90. Gary Grant 5.46
91. Pete Maravich* 5.41
92. Kemba Walker 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. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
100. Michael Jordan* 5.25
101. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
102. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
103. Jameer Nelson 5.20
104. Larry Drew 5.18
105. Isaiah Thomas 5.16
106. Paul Pressey 5.13
107. Eddie Johnson 5.09
108. Geoff Huston 5.06
109. Tyreke Evans 5.05
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. Darnell Valentine 4.97
117. Richie Guerin* 4.97
118. Walt Hazzard 4.91
119. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
120. Charlie Scott 4.90
121. Brad Davis 4.90
122. Jo Jo White* 4.89
123. Darren Collison 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. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
131. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
132. Archie Clark 4.82
133. Tom Henderson 4.82
134. John Havlicek* 4.81
135. Vern Fleming 4.81
136. Goran Dragic 4.80
137. Mack Calvin 4.79
138. Rafer Alston 4.77
139. Allen Leavell 4.77
140. George King 4.76
141. Winston Garland 4.74
142. Foots Walker 4.73
143. Armond Hill 4.69
144. Kobe Bryant 4.69
145. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
146. Robert Pack 4.63
147. Monta Ellis 4.63
148. Geoff Petrie 4.61
149. Randy Smith 4.60
150. Don Buse 4.58
151. Eric Bledsoe 4.58
152. Larry Costello 4.55
153. Darrell Walker 4.55
154. Joe Dumars* 4.53
155. Lucius Allen 4.52
156. Jarrett Jack 4.52
157. Chuck Williams 4.50
158. Johnny Davis 4.49
159. Jimmy Jones 4.47
160. Luke Ridnour 4.47
161. Lionel Hollins 4.47
162. Andre Iguodala 4.47
163. Jeremy Lin 4.46
164. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
165. Chris Duhon 4.44
166. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
167. Earl Watson 4.41
168. Reggie Jackson 4.40
169. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
170. David Wesley 4.38
171. Art Williams 4.37
172. Jeff McInnis 4.36
173. Paul Westphal 4.36
174. Quinn Buckner 4.33
175. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
176. K.C. Jones* 4.30
177. Ricky Sobers 4.29
178. Billy Cunningham* 4.29
179. Draymond Green 4.29
180. Jack George 4.29
181. Bill Russell* 4.26
182. Tom Gola* 4.24
183. Chris Webber 4.24
184. Slater Martin* 4.24
185. Wes Matthews 4.20
186. Michael Cooper 4.20
187. Andrew Toney 4.20
188. Devin Harris 4.19
189. Blake Griffin 4.18
190. Julius Erving* 4.16
191. Brian Shaw 4.15
192. Frank Johnson 4.15
193. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
194. Grant Hill 4.14
195. Brian Taylor 4.12
196. Brian Winters 4.11
197. Ramon Sessions 4.10
198. Alvin Williams 4.08
199. Alvan Adams 4.06
200. Hal Greer* 4.05
201. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
202. Charlie Ward 4.03
203. Danny Ainge 4.03
204. Mike Newlin 4.02
205. Joe Johnson 4.01
206. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
207. Fatty Taylor 4.00
208. Kyle Macy 3.99
209. Freddie Lewis 3.97
210. Howard Komives 3.96
211. Steve Blake 3.96
212. Greg Anthony 3.96
213. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
214. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
215. Charles Barkley* 3.93
216. John Roche 3.92
217. Jason Terry 3.92
218. Bimbo Coles 3.89
219. Phil Smith 3.89
220. Lester Conner 3.88
221. Wes Unseld* 3.88
222. Jim Cleamons 3.88
223. Earl Monroe* 3.88
224. Ron Harper 3.88
225. Herm Gilliam 3.85
226. Manu Ginobili 3.84
227. James Silas 3.84
228. Kevin Durant 3.83
229. Roger Brown* 3.83
230. Jalen Rose 3.82
231. D.J. Augustin 3.82
232. Eric Money 3.81
233. Mario Chalmers 3.80
234. Sedale Threatt 3.80
235. Dave Cowens* 3.80
236. Eddie Jordan 3.80
237. Anthony Carter 3.79
238. Willie Anderson 3.79
239. John Johnson 3.78
240. Ron Lee 3.77
241. Bob Sura 3.77
242. Paul Seymour 3.76
243. Jeff Mullins 3.76
244. Walter Davis 3.75
245. Sam Lacey 3.75
246. World B. Free 3.75
247. Bob Weiss 3.74
248. Mike Gale 3.74
249. Gene Shue 3.73
250. Kevin Garnett 3.72

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.89
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. Rajon Rondo 8.51
10. Steve Nash 8.49
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Russell Westbrook 7.99
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
18. Stephon Marbury 7.65
19. Muggsy Bogues 7.57
20. Bob Cousy* 7.53
21. Johnny Moore 7.43
22. Tiny Archibald* 7.39
23. Rod Strickland 7.30
24. Baron Davis 7.22
25. LeBron James 7.07
26. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.01
27. Norm Van Lier 6.99
28. John Lucas 6.95
29. Stephen Curry 6.81
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. Nick Van Exel 6.56
37. Pooh Richardson 6.54
38. Andre Miller 6.54
39. Scott Skiles 6.47
40. Michael Adams 6.45
41. Phil Ford 6.40
42. Larry Bird* 6.35
43. Reggie Theus 6.29
44. Fat Lever 6.24
45. Jrue Holiday 6.20
46. Damian Lillard 6.18
47. Allen Iverson* 6.15
48. Nate McMillan 6.15
49. Brevin Knight 6.15
50. Slick Watts 6.13
51. Jose Calderon 6.13
52. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
53. Walt Frazier* 6.11
54. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
55. Terrell Brandon 6.09
56. Kenny Anderson 6.06
57. Steve Francis 6.03
58. Ty Lawson 6.02
59. Dave Bing* 5.99
60. John Bagley 5.99
61. Sam Cassell 5.98
62. Sherman Douglas 5.93
63. Derrick Rose 5.89
64. James Harden 5.88
65. Jason Williams 5.85
66. Kyle Lowry 5.83
67. T.J. Ford 5.82
68. Tony Parker 5.80
69. Micheal Williams 5.77
70. Ray Williams 5.77
71. Brandon Jennings 5.74
72. Dick McGuire* 5.70
73. Doc Rivers 5.66
74. Mike Conley 5.65
75. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
76. Terry Porter 5.62
77. Dwyane Wade 5.60
78. Jeff Teague 5.58
79. Gus Williams 5.57
80. Raymond Felton 5.56
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. Kyrie Irving 5.50
88. Derek Harper 5.49
89. Gary Grant 5.46
90. Pete Maravich* 5.41
91. Kemba Walker 5.41
92. Sleepy Floyd 5.41
93. Chauncey Billups 5.40
94. Andy Phillip* 5.36
95. Spud Webb 5.33
96. Gilbert Arenas 5.27
97. Michael Jordan* 5.25
98. Kelvin Ransey 5.23
99. Scottie Pippen* 5.21
100. Jameer Nelson 5.20
101. Larry Drew 5.18
102. Isaiah Thomas 5.16
103. Paul Pressey 5.13
104. Eddie Johnson 5.09
105. Rick Barry* 5.06
106. Geoff Huston 5.06
107. Tyreke Evans 5.05
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. Darnell Valentine 4.97
114. Richie Guerin* 4.97
115. Walt Hazzard 4.91
116. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
117. Brad Davis 4.90
118. Jo Jo White* 4.89
119. Darren Collison 4.89
120. Mo Williams 4.88
121. Bob Davies* 4.87
122. Chris Childs 4.87
123. Eric Murdock 4.86
124. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
125. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
126. Archie Clark 4.82
127. Tom Henderson 4.82
128. Charlie Scott 4.81
129. John Havlicek* 4.81
130. Vern Fleming 4.81
131. Goran Dragic 4.80
132. Rafer Alston 4.77
133. Allen Leavell 4.77
134. George King 4.76
135. Winston Garland 4.74
136. Foots Walker 4.73
137. Armond Hill 4.69
138. Kobe Bryant 4.69
139. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
140. Robert Pack 4.63
141. Monta Ellis 4.63
142. Geoff Petrie 4.61
143. Randy Smith 4.60
144. Eric Bledsoe 4.58
145. Larry Costello 4.55
146. Darrell Walker 4.55
147. Joe Dumars* 4.53
148. Lucius Allen 4.52
149. Jarrett Jack 4.52
150. Don Buse 4.51
151. Johnny Davis 4.49
152. Luke Ridnour 4.47
153. Lionel Hollins 4.47
154. Andre Iguodala 4.47
155. Jeremy Lin 4.46
156. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
157. Chris Duhon 4.44
158. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
159. Earl Watson 4.41
160. Reggie Jackson 4.40
161. Art Williams 4.39
162. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
163. David Wesley 4.38
164. Jeff McInnis 4.36
165. Paul Westphal 4.36
166. Mike Gale 4.34
167. Quinn Buckner 4.33
168. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
169. K.C. Jones* 4.30
170. Ricky Sobers 4.29
171. Draymond Green 4.29
172. Jack George 4.29
173. Bill Russell* 4.26
174. Tom Gola* 4.24
175. Chris Webber 4.24
176. Slater Martin* 4.24
177. Wes Matthews 4.20
178. Michael Cooper 4.20
179. Andrew Toney 4.20
180. Devin Harris 4.19
181. Blake Griffin 4.18
182. Brian Shaw 4.15
183. Frank Johnson 4.15
184. Grant Hill 4.14
185. Brian Winters 4.11
186. Connie Hawkins* 4.11
187. Ramon Sessions 4.10
188. Alvin Williams 4.08
189. Alvan Adams 4.06
190. Hal Greer* 4.05
191. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
192. Charlie Ward 4.03
193. Danny Ainge 4.03
194. Mike Newlin 4.02
195. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
  Joe Johnson 4.01
197. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
198. Kyle Macy 3.99
199. Howard Komives 3.96
200. Steve Blake 3.96
201. Greg Anthony 3.96
202. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
203. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
204. Charles Barkley* 3.93
205. Jason Terry 3.92
206. Bimbo Coles 3.89
207. Phil Smith 3.89
208. Lester Conner 3.88
209. Wes Unseld* 3.88
210. Jim Cleamons 3.88
211. Earl Monroe* 3.88
212. Ron Harper 3.88
213. Julius Erving* 3.86
214. Herm Gilliam 3.85
215. Manu Ginobili 3.84
216. Kevin Durant 3.83
217. Jalen Rose 3.82
218. D.J. Augustin 3.82
219. Eric Money 3.81
220. Mario Chalmers 3.80
221. Sedale Threatt 3.80
222. Dave Cowens* 3.80
223. Eddie Jordan 3.80
224. Anthony Carter 3.79
225. Willie Anderson 3.79
226. John Johnson 3.78
227. Ron Lee 3.77
228. Bob Sura 3.77
229. Paul Seymour 3.76
230. Jeff Mullins 3.76
231. George McGinnis* 3.76
232. Walter Davis 3.75
233. Sam Lacey 3.75
234. World B. Free 3.75
235. Bob Weiss 3.74
236. Gene Shue 3.73
237. Kevin Garnett 3.72
238. Kevin Loughery 3.71
239. Brad Daugherty 3.70
240. Jack McMahon 3.70
241. Lamar Odom 3.70
242. Jim Price 3.70
243. Ish Smith 3.69
244. Toni Kukoc 3.69
245. Nicolas Batum 3.68
246. J.J. Barea 3.68
247. Darwin Cook 3.67
248. Carl Braun 3.67
249. Dee Brown 3.66
250. Alex English* 3.65

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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