NBA & ABA Career Playoff Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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NBA/ABA

NBA/ABA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 12.35
2. John Stockton* 10.10
3. John Wall 9.84
4. Rajon Rondo 9.34
5. Oscar Robertson* 8.94
6. Kevin Johnson 8.90
7. Isiah Thomas* 8.89
8. Chris Paul 8.85
9. Steve Nash* 8.84
10. Bob Cousy* 8.60
11. Johnny Moore 8.39
12. Norm Nixon 8.02
13. Jason Kidd* 7.99
14. Russell Westbrook 7.80
15. Rod Strickland 7.50
16. LeBron James 7.06
17. Deron Williams 7.00
18. Mark Price 6.96
19. Maurice Cheeks* 6.93
20. Mark Jackson 6.91
21. Tim Hardaway 6.82
22. Larry Brown* 6.81
23. Darnell Valentine 6.81
24. Mike Conley 6.73
25. Mookie Blaylock 6.61
26. Derrick Rose 6.61
27. Tiny Archibald* 6.51
28. Larry Bird* 6.48
29. Walt Frazier* 6.44
30. Stephen Curry 6.42
31. Jerry West* 6.34
32. Isaiah Thomas 6.32
33. Avery Johnson 6.24
34. Baron Davis 6.22
35. Guy Rodgers* 6.22
36. Fat Lever 6.19
37. Norm Van Lier 6.16
38. Anfernee Hardaway 6.16
39. Clyde Drexler* 6.14
40. Sleepy Floyd 6.08
41. Allen Iverson* 5.99
42. Louie Dampier* 5.95
43. Doc Rivers 5.91
44. Lenny Wilkens* 5.81
45. Kevin Porter 5.79
46. Michael Jordan* 5.71
47. Chauncey Billups 5.69
48. Jo Jo White* 5.65
49. Draymond Green 5.61
50. Paul Pressey 5.60
  Damian Lillard 5.60
52. Dennis Johnson* 5.59
53. Dick McGuire* 5.56
54. Jrue Holiday 5.50
55. James Harden 5.50
56. Kyle Lowry 5.40
57. Tom Henderson 5.39
58. Rory Sparrow 5.37
59. Rickey Green 5.35
60. Derek Harper 5.29
61. Gary Payton* 5.27
62. Nate McMillan 5.15
63. Richie Guerin* 5.10
64. Spud Webb 5.08
65. Jamaal Tinsley 5.07
66. Tony Parker 5.06
67. Ray Williams 5.05
68. Scottie Pippen* 5.04
69. Terry Porter 5.03
70. Tracy McGrady* 4.98
71. Sam Lacey 4.97
72. Dwyane Wade 4.92
73. Johnny McCarthy 4.89
74. John Lucas 4.87
75. Jeff Teague 4.86
76. Slick Leonard* 4.85
77. John Havlicek* 4.80
78. Charlie Scott* 4.78
79. Gus Williams 4.74
80. Kobe Bryant 4.73
81. Brian Winters 4.68
82. Kyrie Irving 4.67
83. Bill Russell* 4.67
84. Jameer Nelson 4.64
85. George King 4.62
86. Tom Gola* 4.59
87. Ron Boone 4.58
88. Joe Dumars* 4.57
  Larry Jones 4.57
90. Stephon Marbury 4.56
91. James Silas 4.56
  Jay Humphries 4.56
93. John Roche 4.56
94. Jeffrey Congdon 4.54
95. Nick Van Exel 4.50
96. Andrew Toney 4.49
97. Kenny Smith 4.49
98. Connie Hawkins* 4.48
99. Rodney McCray 4.48
100. Mack Calvin 4.47
101. Lionel Hollins 4.47
102. Julius Erving* 4.45
103. Lewis Lloyd 4.44
104. Damon Stoudamire 4.40
105. Marcus Smart 4.37
106. Chris Childs 4.37
107. Sam Cassell 4.35
108. Rick Barry* 4.34
109. Bill Melchionni 4.33
110. Alex English* 4.31
111. Mike Gale 4.30
112. Dave Bing* 4.29
113. Terrell Brandon 4.29
114. Hal Greer* 4.27
115. Bob Davies* 4.26
116. Robert Reid 4.24
117. Dennis Schroder 4.24
118. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.21
119. Freddie Lewis 4.20
120. Larry Costello 4.19
121. Michael Cooper 4.18
122. Archie Clark 4.18
123. Calvin Murphy* 4.18
124. Walt Hazzard 4.17
125. Jimmy Jones 4.17
126. Ty Lawson 4.17
127. Gail Goodrich* 4.16
128. Jack McMahon 4.14
129. Gene Shue 4.12
130. Andre Miller 4.12
131. Ralph Simpson 4.11
132. Chuck Williams 4.11
133. Alvan Adams 4.10
134. John Starks 4.09
135. Mervin Jackson 4.09
136. Eddie Johnson 4.05
137. Haywoode Workman 4.05
138. Elgin Baylor* 4.04
139. Ricky Sobers 4.03
140. Si Green 4.02
141. Mike Bibby 4.00
  Walter Davis 4.00
143. Kevin Durant 3.96
144. Blake Griffin 3.94
145. Andre Iguodala 3.93
146. Al Cervi* 3.93
147. Charles Barkley* 3.92
148. Kirk Hinrich 3.90
149. Paul Seymour 3.89
150. George McGinnis* 3.88
151. Paul George 3.87
152. Kyle Macy 3.86
153. Slater Martin* 3.85
154. Wes Unseld* 3.81
155. Gilbert Arenas 3.81
156. Manu Ginobili 3.79
157. Doug Christie 3.78
158. K.C. Jones* 3.77
159. Pete Maravich* 3.77
  Bucky Bockhorn 3.77
161. John Johnson 3.77
162. Kenny Anderson 3.75
  Jeff Hornacek 3.75
164. Dave Cowens* 3.74
165. David Wesley 3.73
166. Bob Dandridge 3.72
167. Brad Davis 3.71
168. Andy Phillip* 3.70
169. Jimmy O'Brien 3.70
  Bradley Beal 3.70
171. Roger Brown* 3.68
172. Maurice McHartley 3.68
173. Marques Johnson 3.67
  Charlie Ward 3.67
175. Johnny Davis 3.65
176. Chris Webber 3.64
177. Frank Selvy 3.63
178. J.J. Barea 3.63
179. Eric Snow 3.62
180. Reggie Jackson 3.62
181. Dee Brown 3.61
182. Sedale Threatt 3.60
183. Jim Pollard* 3.60
184. Brian Taylor 3.59
185. Richard Hamilton 3.59
186. Grant Hill* 3.59
187. Terry Rozier 3.59
188. Bob Gross 3.56
189. Billy Cunningham* 3.56
190. Bobby Wanzer* 3.53
191. Bill Keller 3.52
192. Tom Boerwinkle 3.51
193. Bob Lanier* 3.51
194. David Thompson* 3.50
195. Doug Collins 3.47
196. Art Williams 3.46
197. Marc Gasol 3.46
198. Gerald Wilkins 3.45
199. Cliff Hagan* 3.45
200. DeMar DeRozan 3.45
201. Charles Dudley 3.44
202. Jack Coleman 3.43
203. Al Horford 3.42
204. Sidney Moncrief 3.41
205. Paul Pierce 3.41
206. Raymond Felton 3.40
207. Latrell Sprewell 3.40
208. Danny Ainge 3.40
209. Don Buse 3.38
210. Vernon Maxwell 3.37
211. Vince Carter 3.35
212. Brad Daugherty 3.34
213. Al Attles 3.32
214. Rodney Stuckey 3.32
215. Lucius Allen 3.30
216. Donnie Freeman 3.30
217. Paul Westphal 3.30
218. Jason Williams 3.30
219. Jim Cleamons 3.30
220. Kevin Garnett 3.29
221. Darwin Cook 3.28
222. Darren Collison 3.25
223. Jose Calderon 3.24
224. Mario Chalmers 3.24
225. James Worthy* 3.24
226. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.24
227. Anthony Carter 3.23
228. Goran Dragic 3.23
229. Allen Leavell 3.22
230. Pau Gasol 3.22
231. Earl Monroe* 3.22
232. Boris Diaw 3.21
233. Henry Bibby 3.21
234. Toni Kukoc 3.20
235. Warren Jabali 3.19
236. Lance Stephenson 3.19
237. Jamal Mashburn 3.17
238. Ben Gordon 3.17
239. Karl Malone* 3.16
240. Aaron McKie 3.16
241. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.16
242. Rolando Blackman 3.14
243. Jeff Mullins 3.12
244. Johnny Egan 3.12
245. Bird Averitt 3.10
246. Bob Weiss 3.09
247. Fatty Taylor 3.09
248. Vern Fleming 3.08
249. Joe Johnson 3.08
250. Willie Wise 3.07

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Magic Johnson* 12.35
2. John Stockton* 10.10
3. John Wall 9.84
4. Rajon Rondo 9.34
5. Oscar Robertson* 8.94
6. Kevin Johnson 8.90
7. Isiah Thomas* 8.89
8. Chris Paul 8.85
9. Steve Nash* 8.84
10. Bob Cousy* 8.60
11. Johnny Moore 8.39
12. Norm Nixon 8.02
13. Jason Kidd* 7.99
14. Russell Westbrook 7.80
15. Rod Strickland 7.50
16. LeBron James 7.06
17. Deron Williams 7.00
18. Mark Price 6.96
19. Maurice Cheeks* 6.93
20. Mark Jackson 6.91
21. Tim Hardaway 6.82
22. Darnell Valentine 6.81
23. Mike Conley 6.73
24. Mookie Blaylock 6.61
25. Derrick Rose 6.61
26. Tiny Archibald* 6.51
27. Larry Bird* 6.48
28. Walt Frazier* 6.44
29. Stephen Curry 6.42
30. Jerry West* 6.34
31. Isaiah Thomas 6.32
32. Avery Johnson 6.24
33. Baron Davis 6.22
34. Guy Rodgers* 6.22
35. Fat Lever 6.19
36. Norm Van Lier 6.16
37. Anfernee Hardaway 6.16
38. Clyde Drexler* 6.14
39. Sleepy Floyd 6.08
40. Allen Iverson* 5.99
41. Doc Rivers 5.91
42. Lenny Wilkens* 5.81
43. Kevin Porter 5.79
44. Michael Jordan* 5.71
45. Chauncey Billups 5.69
46. Jo Jo White* 5.65
47. Draymond Green 5.61
48. Damian Lillard 5.60
  Paul Pressey 5.60
50. Dennis Johnson* 5.59
51. Dick McGuire* 5.56
52. Jrue Holiday 5.50
53. James Harden 5.50
54. Kyle Lowry 5.40
55. Tom Henderson 5.39
56. Rory Sparrow 5.37
57. Rickey Green 5.35
58. Derek Harper 5.29
59. Gary Payton* 5.27
60. Nate McMillan 5.15
61. Richie Guerin* 5.10
62. Spud Webb 5.08
63. Jamaal Tinsley 5.07
64. Tony Parker 5.06
65. Ray Williams 5.05
66. Scottie Pippen* 5.04
67. Terry Porter 5.03
68. Tracy McGrady* 4.98
69. Sam Lacey 4.97
70. Dwyane Wade 4.92
71. Johnny McCarthy 4.89
72. John Lucas 4.87
73. Jeff Teague 4.86
74. Slick Leonard* 4.85
75. John Havlicek* 4.80
76. Gus Williams 4.74
77. Kobe Bryant 4.73
78. Brian Winters 4.68
79. Kyrie Irving 4.67
80. Bill Russell* 4.67
81. Jameer Nelson 4.64
82. George King 4.62
83. Rick Barry* 4.59
84. Tom Gola* 4.59
85. Joe Dumars* 4.57
86. Stephon Marbury 4.56
87. Jay Humphries 4.56
88. Nick Van Exel 4.50
89. Andrew Toney 4.49
90. Kenny Smith 4.49
91. Rodney McCray 4.48
92. Lionel Hollins 4.47
93. Lewis Lloyd 4.44
94. Damon Stoudamire 4.40
95. Marcus Smart 4.37
96. Chris Childs 4.37
97. Mike Gale 4.36
98. Sam Cassell 4.35
99. Alex English* 4.31
100. Dave Bing* 4.29
101. Terrell Brandon 4.29
102. Hal Greer* 4.27
103. Bob Davies* 4.26
104. Robert Reid 4.24
105. Dennis Schroder 4.24
106. Julius Erving* 4.21
107. Wilt Chamberlain* 4.21
108. Larry Costello 4.19
109. Michael Cooper 4.18
110. Archie Clark 4.18
111. Calvin Murphy* 4.18
112. Walt Hazzard 4.17
113. Ty Lawson 4.17
114. Gail Goodrich* 4.16
115. Jack McMahon 4.14
116. Gene Shue 4.12
117. Andre Miller 4.12
118. Alvan Adams 4.10
119. John Starks 4.09
120. Eddie Johnson 4.05
121. Haywoode Workman 4.05
122. Elgin Baylor* 4.04
123. Ricky Sobers 4.03
124. Charlie Scott* 4.03
125. Si Green 4.02
126. Mike Bibby 4.00
  Walter Davis 4.00
128. Kevin Durant 3.96
129. Blake Griffin 3.94
130. Andre Iguodala 3.93
131. Al Cervi* 3.93
132. Charles Barkley* 3.92
133. Kirk Hinrich 3.90
134. Paul Seymour 3.89
135. Paul George 3.87
136. Kyle Macy 3.86
137. Slater Martin* 3.85
138. Wes Unseld* 3.81
139. Gilbert Arenas 3.81
140. Manu Ginobili 3.79
141. Doug Christie 3.78
142. K.C. Jones* 3.77
143. Bucky Bockhorn 3.77
  Pete Maravich* 3.77
145. John Johnson 3.77
146. Kenny Anderson 3.75
  Jeff Hornacek 3.75
148. Dave Cowens* 3.74
149. David Thompson* 3.74
150. David Wesley 3.73
151. Bob Dandridge 3.72
152. Brad Davis 3.71
153. Andy Phillip* 3.70
154. Bradley Beal 3.70
155. Charlie Ward 3.67
  Marques Johnson 3.67
157. Johnny Davis 3.65
158. Chris Webber 3.64
159. Frank Selvy 3.63
160. J.J. Barea 3.63
161. Eric Snow 3.62
162. Reggie Jackson 3.62
163. Dee Brown 3.61
164. Sedale Threatt 3.60
165. Jim Pollard* 3.60
166. Richard Hamilton 3.59
167. Grant Hill* 3.59
168. Terry Rozier 3.59
169. Don Buse 3.57
170. Bob Gross 3.56
171. Bobby Wanzer* 3.53
172. James Silas 3.52
173. Tom Boerwinkle 3.51
174. Bob Lanier* 3.51
175. George McGinnis* 3.47
176. Doug Collins 3.47
177. Art Williams 3.46
178. Marc Gasol 3.46
179. Gerald Wilkins 3.45
180. DeMar DeRozan 3.45
181. Charles Dudley 3.44
182. Jack Coleman 3.43
183. Al Horford 3.42
184. Sidney Moncrief 3.41
185. Paul Pierce 3.41
186. Raymond Felton 3.40
187. Latrell Sprewell 3.40
188. Danny Ainge 3.40
189. Cliff Hagan* 3.39
190. Vernon Maxwell 3.37
191. Vince Carter 3.35
192. Brad Daugherty 3.34
193. Al Attles 3.32
194. Rodney Stuckey 3.32
195. Lucius Allen 3.30
196. Paul Westphal 3.30
197. Jason Williams 3.30
198. Jim Cleamons 3.30
199. Kevin Garnett 3.29
200. Darwin Cook 3.28
201. Darren Collison 3.25
202. Jose Calderon 3.24
203. Mario Chalmers 3.24
204. James Worthy* 3.24
205. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.24
206. Anthony Carter 3.23
207. Goran Dragic 3.23
208. Allen Leavell 3.22
209. Pau Gasol 3.22
210. Earl Monroe* 3.22
211. Boris Diaw 3.21
212. Henry Bibby 3.21
213. Billy Cunningham* 3.21
214. Toni Kukoc 3.20
215. Lance Stephenson 3.19
216. Jamal Mashburn 3.17
217. Ben Gordon 3.17
218. Karl Malone* 3.16
219. Aaron McKie 3.16
220. Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.16
221. George Gervin* 3.15
222. Rolando Blackman 3.14
223. Jeff Mullins 3.12
224. Johnny Egan 3.12
225. Bob Weiss 3.09
226. Vern Fleming 3.08
227. Joe Johnson 3.08
228. Rafer Alston 3.05
229. Tim Duncan 3.04
230. World B. Free 3.03
231. Randy Wittman 3.03
232. Jason Terry 3.02
233. Herm Gilliam 3.00
234. Monta Ellis 2.97
235. Jerry Lucas* 2.97
236. Otis Birdsong 2.97
237. Chuck Noble 2.97
238. Hot Rod Hundley 2.96
239. Bill Walton* 2.96
240. Walt Bellamy* 2.96
241. Jimmy Butler 2.95
242. Brian Shaw 2.95
243. Ron Williams 2.94
244. Ed Macauley* 2.94
245. Craig Ehlo 2.92
246. Phil Smith 2.92
247. Mike Dunleavy 2.90
248. Wali Jones 2.89
249. Ernie Grunfeld 2.88
250. Antonio Daniels 2.88

ABA

ABA Table
Rank Player APG
1. Larry Brown* 6.81
2. Louie Dampier* 6.56
3. Mack Calvin 5.30
4. Larry Jones 5.27
5. Julius Erving* 5.15
6. Bill Melchionni 5.04
7. Ron Boone 4.88
8. Ralph Simpson 4.87
9. Jimmy Jones 4.79
10. John Roche 4.56
11. Jeffrey Congdon 4.54
12. Freddie Lewis 4.32
13. Mike Gale 4.26
14. Chuck Williams 4.11
15. Mervin Jackson 4.09
16. George McGinnis* 4.09
17. Rick Barry* 3.74
18. Bobby Jones 3.73
19. Jimmy O'Brien 3.70
20. Roger Brown* 3.68
21. Maurice McHartley 3.68
22. Brian Taylor 3.59
23. Bill Keller 3.52
24. Tom Thacker 3.50
25. Donnie Freeman 3.30
26. Willie Wise 3.29
27. Ted McClain 3.26
28. Don Buse 3.24
29. Warren Jabali 3.19
30. Artis Gilmore* 3.19
31. Fatty Taylor 3.15
32. Bird Averitt 3.10
33. Darel Carrier 2.91
34. Gerald Govan 2.88
35. Glen Combs 2.82
36. Wil Jones 2.79
37. Walter Simon 2.75
38. Mike Pratt 2.72
39. Doug Moe 2.67
40. Bob Warren 2.63
41. John Williamson 2.62
42. Jackie Moreland 2.50
43. Trooper Washington 2.44
44. Lonnie Wright 2.36
45. Oliver Taylor 2.35
46. Kevin Joyce 2.35
47. Rich Jones 2.28
48. George Gervin* 2.16
49. Billy Paultz 2.05
50. George Stone 2.03
51. Cincinnatus Powell 2.02
52. George Carter 2.00
  Charles Williams 2.00
54. Zelmo Beaty* 1.96
55. Dave Robisch 1.89
56. Gene Littles 1.86
57. Larry Kenon 1.77
58. Wendell Ladner 1.73
59. Les Hunter 1.71
60. Dan Issel* 1.70
61. Goose Ligon 1.65
62. Steve Jones 1.65
63. Rick Mount 1.63
64. Red Robbins 1.63
65. Ira Harge 1.56
66. Jim Eakins 1.56
67. Mel Daniels* 1.54
68. Andrew Anderson 1.50
69. Byron Beck 1.33
70. Tom Owens 1.29
71. John Beasley 1.22
72. Claude Terry 1.14
73. Gene Moore 1.11
74. Sam Smith 1.06
75. George Irvine 0.96
76. Darnell Hillman 0.86
77. Bob Netolicky 0.84
78. Ronald Thomas 0.74
79. Willie Sojourner 0.56
80. Arthur Becker 0.56
81. Johnny Baum 0.39

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