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 9.71
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 8.45
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Russell Westbrook 8.28
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Deron Williams 8.07
15. Kevin Porter 8.06
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Ricky Rubio 7.76
18. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
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. Baron Davis 7.22
26. LeBron James 7.18
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. Stephen Curry 6.70
35. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
36. Jerry West* 6.69
37. Larry Brown* 6.67
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 6.35
45. Larry Bird* 6.35
46. Reggie Theus 6.29
47. Fat Lever 6.24
48. Damian Lillard 6.23
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. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
57. Terrell Brandon 6.09
58. Kenny Anderson 6.06
59. Kyle Lowry 6.04
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. T.J. Ford 5.82
68. Jose Calderon 5.81
69. Jeff Teague 5.78
70. Micheal Williams 5.77
71. Ray Williams 5.77
72. Dick McGuire* 5.70
73. Mike Conley 5.69
74. Brandon Jennings 5.68
75. Derrick Rose 5.67
76. Doc Rivers 5.66
77. Tony Parker 5.64
78. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
79. Terry Porter 5.62
80. Gus Williams 5.57
81. Kyrie Irving 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. Derek Harper 5.49
89. Gary Grant 5.46
90. Dwyane Wade 5.45
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. Raymond Felton 5.32
99. Al Smith 5.32
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. Isaiah Thomas 5.14
106. Jameer Nelson 5.13
107. Paul Pressey 5.13
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. Darren Collison 4.93
119. Tyreke Evans 4.92
120. Walt Hazzard 4.91
121. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
122. Charlie Scott* 4.90
123. Brad Davis 4.90
124. Jo Jo White* 4.89
125. Louie Dampier* 4.88
126. Mo Williams 4.88
127. Bob Davies* 4.87
128. Chris Childs 4.87
129. Eric Murdock 4.86
130. Rick Barry* 4.85
131. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
132. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
133. Archie Clark 4.82
134. Tom Henderson 4.82
135. John Havlicek* 4.81
136. Goran Dragic 4.81
137. Vern Fleming 4.81
138. Mack Calvin 4.79
139. Rafer Alston 4.77
140. Allen Leavell 4.77
141. George King 4.76
142. Eric Bledsoe 4.74
143. Winston Garland 4.74
144. Foots Walker 4.73
145. Draymond Green 4.72
146. Armond Hill 4.69
147. Kobe Bryant 4.69
148. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
149. Robert Pack 4.63
150. Monta Ellis 4.63
151. Geoff Petrie 4.61
152. Randy Smith 4.60
153. Don Buse 4.58
154. Jarrett Jack 4.56
155. Larry Costello 4.55
156. Darrell Walker 4.55
157. Joe Dumars* 4.53
158. Lucius Allen 4.52
159. Chuck Williams 4.50
160. Johnny Davis 4.49
161. Jimmy Jones 4.47
162. Luke Ridnour 4.47
163. Lionel Hollins 4.47
164. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
165. Chris Duhon 4.44
166. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
167. Reggie Jackson 4.41
168. Earl Watson 4.41
169. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
170. Blake Griffin 4.39
171. David Wesley 4.38
172. Jeremy Lin 4.38
173. Andre Iguodala 4.38
174. Art Williams 4.37
175. Jeff McInnis 4.36
176. Paul Westphal 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. Jack George 4.29
183. Bill Russell* 4.26
184. Tom Gola* 4.24
185. Chris Webber 4.24
186. Slater Martin* 4.24
187. Wes Matthews 4.20
188. Michael Cooper 4.20
189. Andrew Toney 4.20
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. Alvin Williams 4.08
198. Ramon Sessions 4.06
199. Alvan Adams 4.06
200. Hal Greer* 4.05
201. Kevin Durant 4.05
202. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
203. Charlie Ward 4.03
204. Danny Ainge 4.03
205. Mike Newlin 4.02
206. Giannis Antetokounmpo 4.02
207. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
208. Fatty Taylor 4.00
209. Devin Harris 3.99
210. Kyle Macy 3.99
211. Freddie Lewis 3.97
212. Howard Komives 3.96
213. Steve Blake 3.96
214. Greg Anthony 3.96
215. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
216. J.J. Barea 3.94
217. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
218. Charles Barkley* 3.93
219. John Roche 3.92
220. Joe Johnson 3.92
221. Bimbo Coles 3.89
222. Phil Smith 3.89
223. Lester Conner 3.88
224. Wes Unseld* 3.88
225. Jim Cleamons 3.88
226. Earl Monroe* 3.88
227. Ron Harper 3.88
228. D.J. Augustin 3.88
229. Herm Gilliam 3.85
230. Jason Terry 3.84
231. James Silas 3.84
232. Roger Brown* 3.83
233. Jalen Rose 3.82
234. Eric Money 3.81
235. Nicolas Batum 3.81
236. Sedale Threatt 3.80
237. Dave Cowens* 3.80
238. Eddie Jordan 3.80
239. Anthony Carter 3.79
240. Willie Anderson 3.79
241. Manu Ginobili 3.79
242. John Johnson 3.78
243. Ron Lee 3.77
244. Bob Sura 3.77
245. Paul Seymour 3.76
246. Ish Smith 3.76
247. Jeff Mullins 3.76
248. Walter Davis 3.75
249. Sam Lacey 3.75
250. World B. Free 3.75

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 11.19
2. John Stockton* 10.51
3. Chris Paul 9.71
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 8.45
11. Norm Nixon 8.32
12. Russell Westbrook 8.28
13. Tim Hardaway 8.18
14. Deron Williams 8.07
15. Kevin Porter 8.06
16. Mark Jackson 7.97
17. Ricky Rubio 7.76
18. Guy Rodgers* 7.75
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. Baron Davis 7.22
26. LeBron James 7.18
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. Stephen Curry 6.70
35. Lenny Wilkens* 6.70
36. Jerry West* 6.69
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 6.35
44. Larry Bird* 6.35
45. Reggie Theus 6.29
46. Fat Lever 6.24
47. Damian Lillard 6.23
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. Jamaal Tinsley 6.09
56. Terrell Brandon 6.09
57. Kenny Anderson 6.06
58. Kyle Lowry 6.04
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. T.J. Ford 5.82
67. Jose Calderon 5.81
68. Jeff Teague 5.78
69. Micheal Williams 5.77
70. Ray Williams 5.77
71. Dick McGuire* 5.70
72. Mike Conley 5.69
73. Brandon Jennings 5.68
74. Derrick Rose 5.67
75. Doc Rivers 5.66
76. Tony Parker 5.64
77. Clyde Drexler* 5.64
78. Terry Porter 5.62
79. Gus Williams 5.57
80. Kyrie Irving 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. Derek Harper 5.49
88. Gary Grant 5.46
89. Dwyane Wade 5.45
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. Raymond Felton 5.32
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. Isaiah Thomas 5.14
103. Jameer Nelson 5.13
104. Paul Pressey 5.13
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. Darren Collison 4.93
116. Tyreke Evans 4.92
117. Walt Hazzard 4.91
118. Jeff Hornacek 4.90
119. Brad Davis 4.90
120. Jo Jo White* 4.89
121. Mo Williams 4.88
122. Bob Davies* 4.87
123. Chris Childs 4.87
124. Eric Murdock 4.86
125. Kirk Hinrich 4.83
126. Greivis Vasquez 4.83
127. Archie Clark 4.82
128. Tom Henderson 4.82
129. Charlie Scott* 4.81
130. John Havlicek* 4.81
131. Goran Dragic 4.81
132. Vern Fleming 4.81
133. Rafer Alston 4.77
134. Allen Leavell 4.77
135. George King 4.76
136. Eric Bledsoe 4.74
137. Winston Garland 4.74
138. Foots Walker 4.73
139. Draymond Green 4.72
140. Armond Hill 4.69
141. Kobe Bryant 4.69
142. Gail Goodrich* 4.66
143. Robert Pack 4.63
144. Monta Ellis 4.63
145. Geoff Petrie 4.61
146. Randy Smith 4.60
147. Jarrett Jack 4.56
148. Larry Costello 4.55
149. Darrell Walker 4.55
150. Joe Dumars* 4.53
151. Lucius Allen 4.52
152. Don Buse 4.51
153. Johnny Davis 4.49
154. Luke Ridnour 4.47
155. Lionel Hollins 4.47
156. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.44
157. Chris Duhon 4.44
158. Tracy McGrady* 4.44
159. Reggie Jackson 4.41
160. Earl Watson 4.41
161. Art Williams 4.39
162. Calvin Murphy* 4.39
163. Blake Griffin 4.39
164. David Wesley 4.38
165. Jeremy Lin 4.38
166. Andre Iguodala 4.38
167. Jeff McInnis 4.36
168. Paul Westphal 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. Jack George 4.29
175. Bill Russell* 4.26
176. Tom Gola* 4.24
177. Chris Webber 4.24
178. Slater Martin* 4.24
179. Wes Matthews 4.20
180. Michael Cooper 4.20
181. Andrew Toney 4.20
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. Alvin Williams 4.08
188. Ramon Sessions 4.06
189. Alvan Adams 4.06
190. Hal Greer* 4.05
191. Kevin Durant 4.05
192. Darrell Armstrong 4.04
193. Charlie Ward 4.03
194. Danny Ainge 4.03
195. Mike Newlin 4.02
196. Giannis Antetokounmpo 4.02
197. Billy Cunningham* 4.01
198. Latrell Sprewell 4.01
199. Devin Harris 3.99
200. Kyle Macy 3.99
201. Howard Komives 3.96
202. Steve Blake 3.96
203. Greg Anthony 3.96
204. Jamal Mashburn 3.95
205. J.J. Barea 3.94
206. Mike Dunleavy 3.93
207. Charles Barkley* 3.93
208. Joe Johnson 3.92
209. Bimbo Coles 3.89
210. Phil Smith 3.89
211. Lester Conner 3.88
212. Wes Unseld* 3.88
213. Jim Cleamons 3.88
214. Earl Monroe* 3.88
215. Ron Harper 3.88
216. D.J. Augustin 3.88
217. Julius Erving* 3.86
218. Herm Gilliam 3.85
219. Jason Terry 3.84
220. Jalen Rose 3.82
221. Eric Money 3.81
222. Nicolas Batum 3.81
223. Sedale Threatt 3.80
224. Dave Cowens* 3.80
225. Eddie Jordan 3.80
226. Anthony Carter 3.79
227. Willie Anderson 3.79
228. Manu Ginobili 3.79
229. John Johnson 3.78
230. Ron Lee 3.77
231. Bob Sura 3.77
232. Paul Seymour 3.76
233. Ish Smith 3.76
234. Jeff Mullins 3.76
235. George McGinnis* 3.76
236. Walter Davis 3.75
237. Sam Lacey 3.75
238. World B. Free 3.75
239. Bob Weiss 3.74
240. Mario Chalmers 3.73
241. Gene Shue 3.73
242. Kevin Garnett 3.72
243. Kevin Loughery 3.71
244. Brad Daugherty 3.70
245. Jack McMahon 3.70
246. Lamar Odom 3.70
247. Jim Price 3.70
248. Toni Kukoc 3.69
249. Darwin Cook 3.67
250. Carl Braun 3.67

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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