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 9.86
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 8.46
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Russell Westbrook 8.06
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 7.10
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. Damian Lillard 6.22
47. Jrue Holiday 6.15
48. Allen Iverson* 6.15
49. Nate McMillan 6.15
50. Brevin Knight 6.15
51. Slick Watts 6.13
52. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
53. Walt Frazier* 6.11
54. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
55. Terrell Brandon 6.09
56. Jose Calderon 6.06
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. James Harden 5.92
65. Derrick Rose 5.88
66. Jason Williams 5.85
67. Kyle Lowry 5.83
68. T.J. Ford 5.82
69. Micheal Williams 5.77
70. Tony Parker 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. Jeff Teague 5.61
79. Gus Williams 5.57
80. Dwyane Wade 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. Raymond Felton 5.50
88. Kyrie Irving 5.49
89. Derek Harper 5.49
90. Gary Grant 5.46
91. Kemba Walker 5.42
92. Pete Maravich* 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. Larry Drew 5.18
104. Jameer Nelson 5.16
105. Isaiah Thomas 5.14
106. Paul Pressey 5.13
107. Tyreke Evans 5.10
108. Eddie Johnson 5.09
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. 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. Louie Dampier* 4.88
124. Mo Williams 4.88
125. Bob Davies* 4.87
126. Chris Childs 4.87
127. Eric Murdock 4.86
128. Darren Collison 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. Goran Dragic 4.82
135. John Havlicek* 4.81
136. Vern Fleming 4.81
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. Jarrett Jack 4.57
152. Eric Bledsoe 4.56
153. Larry Costello 4.55
154. Darrell Walker 4.55
155. Joe Dumars* 4.53
156. Lucius Allen 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 4.46
163. Jeremy Lin 4.46
164. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
165. Chris Duhon 4.44
166. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
167. Reggie Jackson 4.42
168. Draymond Green 4.42
169. Earl Watson 4.41
170. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
171. David Wesley 4.38
172. Art Williams 4.37
173. Jeff McInnis 4.36
174. Paul Westphal 4.36
175. Quinn Buckner 4.33
176. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
177. K.C. Jones* 4.30
178. Ricky Sobers 4.29
179. Billy Cunningham* 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. Blake Griffin 4.23
186. Wes Matthews 4.20
187. Michael Cooper 4.20
188. Andrew Toney 4.20
189. Julius Erving* 4.16
190. Brian Shaw 4.15
191. Frank Johnson 4.15
192. Connie Hawkins* 4.15
193. Grant Hill 4.14
194. Devin Harris 4.14
195. Brian Taylor 4.12
196. Brian Winters 4.11
197. Alvin Williams 4.08
198. Ramon Sessions 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. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
206. Fatty Taylor 4.00
207. Kyle Macy 3.99
208. Joe Johnson 3.97
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 3.90
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. Kevin Durant 3.87
226. Herm Gilliam 3.85
227. James Silas 3.84
228. Roger Brown* 3.83
229. Jalen Rose 3.82
230. Manu Ginobili 3.82
231. Eric Money 3.81
232. Sedale Threatt 3.80
233. Dave Cowens* 3.80
234. Eddie Jordan 3.80
235. Anthony Carter 3.79
236. Willie Anderson 3.79
237. D.J. Augustin 3.79
238. John Johnson 3.78
239. Ron Lee 3.77
240. Bob Sura 3.77
241. Paul Seymour 3.76
242. J.J. Barea 3.76
243. Mario Chalmers 3.76
244. Jeff Mullins 3.76
245. Walter Davis 3.75
246. Sam Lacey 3.75
247. World B. Free 3.75
248. Bob Weiss 3.74
249. Mike Gale 3.74
250. Gene Shue 3.73

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.86
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 8.46
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Tim Hardaway 8.18
13. Deron Williams 8.07
14. Kevin Porter 8.06
15. Russell Westbrook 8.06
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 7.10
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. Damian Lillard 6.22
46. Jrue Holiday 6.15
47. Allen Iverson* 6.15
48. Nate McMillan 6.15
49. Brevin Knight 6.15
50. Slick Watts 6.13
51. Damon Stoudamire 6.12
52. Walt Frazier* 6.11
53. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
54. Terrell Brandon 6.09
55. Jose Calderon 6.06
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. James Harden 5.92
64. Derrick Rose 5.88
65. Jason Williams 5.85
66. Kyle Lowry 5.83
67. T.J. Ford 5.82
68. Micheal Williams 5.77
69. Tony Parker 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. Jeff Teague 5.61
78. Gus Williams 5.57
79. Dwyane Wade 5.57
80. Avery Johnson 5.55
81. Johnny Dawkins 5.54
82. Kenny Smith 5.53
83. Rickey Green 5.52
84. Mike Bibby 5.51
85. Jay Humphries 5.51
86. Raymond Felton 5.50
87. Kyrie Irving 5.49
88. Derek Harper 5.49
89. Gary Grant 5.46
90. Kemba Walker 5.42
91. Pete Maravich* 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. Larry Drew 5.18
101. Jameer Nelson 5.16
102. Isaiah Thomas 5.14
103. Paul Pressey 5.13
104. Tyreke Evans 5.10
105. Eddie Johnson 5.09
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. 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. Mo Williams 4.88
120. Bob Davies* 4.87
121. Chris Childs 4.87
122. Eric Murdock 4.86
123. Darren Collison 4.86
124. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
125. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
126. Archie Clark 4.82
127. Tom Henderson 4.82
128. Goran Dragic 4.82
129. Charlie Scott 4.81
130. John Havlicek* 4.81
131. Vern Fleming 4.81
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. Jarrett Jack 4.57
145. Eric Bledsoe 4.56
146. Larry Costello 4.55
147. Darrell Walker 4.55
148. Joe Dumars* 4.53
149. Lucius Allen 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 4.46
155. Jeremy Lin 4.46
156. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
157. Chris Duhon 4.44
158. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
159. Reggie Jackson 4.42
160. Draymond Green 4.42
161. Earl Watson 4.41
162. Art Williams 4.39
163. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
164. David Wesley 4.38
165. Jeff McInnis 4.36
166. Paul Westphal 4.36
167. Mike Gale 4.34
168. Quinn Buckner 4.33
169. Elgin Baylor* 4.31
170. K.C. Jones* 4.30
171. Ricky Sobers 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. Blake Griffin 4.23
178. Wes Matthews 4.20
179. Michael Cooper 4.20
180. Andrew Toney 4.20
181. Brian Shaw 4.15
182. Frank Johnson 4.15
183. Grant Hill 4.14
184. Devin Harris 4.14
185. Brian Winters 4.11
186. Connie Hawkins* 4.11
187. Alvin Williams 4.08
188. Ramon Sessions 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
196. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
197. Kyle Macy 3.99
198. Joe Johnson 3.97
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 3.90
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. Kevin Durant 3.87
214. Julius Erving* 3.86
215. Herm Gilliam 3.85
216. Jalen Rose 3.82
217. Manu Ginobili 3.82
218. Eric Money 3.81
219. Sedale Threatt 3.80
220. Dave Cowens* 3.80
221. Eddie Jordan 3.80
222. Anthony Carter 3.79
223. Willie Anderson 3.79
224. D.J. Augustin 3.79
225. John Johnson 3.78
226. Ron Lee 3.77
227. Bob Sura 3.77
228. Paul Seymour 3.76
229. J.J. Barea 3.76
230. Mario Chalmers 3.76
231. Jeff Mullins 3.76
232. George McGinnis* 3.76
233. Walter Davis 3.75
234. Sam Lacey 3.75
235. World B. Free 3.75
236. Bob Weiss 3.74
237. Gene Shue 3.73
238. Ish Smith 3.73
239. Kevin Garnett 3.72
240. Nicolas Batum 3.72
241. Kevin Loughery 3.71
242. Brad Daugherty 3.70
243. Jack McMahon 3.70
244. Lamar Odom 3.70
245. Jim Price 3.70
246. Toni Kukoc 3.69
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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