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.Oscar Robertson* 8.94
5.Kevin Johnson 8.90
6.Isiah Thomas* 8.89
7.Steve Nash* 8.84
8.Bob Cousy* 8.60
9.Rajon Rondo 8.48
10.Johnny Moore 8.39
11.Chris Paul 8.32
12.Norm Nixon 8.02
13.Jason Kidd* 7.99
14.Russell Westbrook 7.87
15.Ben Simmons 7.50
 Rod Strickland 7.50
17.LeBron James 7.21
18.Deron Williams 7.00
19.Mark Price 6.96
20.Maurice Cheeks* 6.93
21.Mark Jackson 6.91
22.Tim Hardaway* 6.82
23.Larry Brown* 6.81
24.Darnell Valentine 6.81
25.Jrue Holiday 6.80
26.Mookie Blaylock 6.61
27.Mike Conley 6.55
28.Tiny Archibald* 6.51
29.Larry Bird* 6.48
30.Derrick Rose 6.45
31.Walt Frazier* 6.44
32.Nikola Jokić 6.38
33.Jerry West* 6.34
34.Isaiah Thomas 6.32
35.Avery Johnson 6.24
36.Damian Lillard 6.23
37.Stephen Curry 6.23
38.Baron Davis 6.22
39.Guy Rodgers* 6.22
40.James Harden 6.19
41.Fat Lever 6.19
42.Draymond Green 6.17
43.Norm Van Lier 6.16
44.Anfernee Hardaway 6.16
45.Clyde Drexler* 6.14
46.Sleepy Floyd 6.08
47.Allen Iverson* 5.99
48.Louie Dampier* 5.95
49.Doc Rivers 5.91
50.Jamal Murray 5.82
51.Lenny Wilkens* 5.81
52.Kevin Porter 5.79
53.Kyle Lowry 5.73
54.Michael Jordan* 5.71
55.Chauncey Billups 5.69
56.Jo Jo White* 5.65
57.Paul Pressey 5.60
58.Dennis Johnson* 5.59
59.Dick McGuire* 5.56
60.Tom Henderson 5.39
61.Rory Sparrow 5.37
62.Rickey Green 5.35
63.Derek Harper 5.29
64.Gary Payton* 5.27
65.Giannis Antetokounmpo 5.22
66.Nate McMillan 5.15
67.Richie Guerin* 5.10
68.Spud Webb 5.08
69.Jamaal Tinsley 5.07
70.Tony Parker 5.06
71.Ray Williams 5.05
72.Scottie Pippen* 5.04
73.Terry Porter 5.03
74.Tracy McGrady* 4.98
75.Sam Lacey 4.97
76.Dwyane Wade 4.92
77.Johnny McCarthy 4.89
78.John Lucas 4.87
79.Slick Leonard* 4.85
80.Kemba Walker 4.84
81.Kyrie Irving 4.84
82.John Havlicek* 4.80
83.Charlie Scott* 4.78
84.Donovan Mitchell 4.74
85.Gus Williams 4.74
86.Kobe Bryant* 4.73
87.Marcus Smart 4.70
88.Khris Middleton 4.70
89.Brian Winters 4.68
90.Bill Russell* 4.67
91.Jameer Nelson 4.64
92.George King 4.62
93.Tom Gola* 4.59
94.Ron Boone 4.58
95.Joe Dumars* 4.57
 Larry Jones 4.57
97.Stephon Marbury 4.56
98.Jay Humphries 4.56
 James Silas 4.56
100.John Roche 4.56
101.Jeffrey Congdon 4.54
102.Devin Booker 4.50
 Nick Van Exel 4.50
104.Andrew Toney 4.49
105.Kenny Smith 4.49
106.Connie Hawkins* 4.48
107.Rodney McCray 4.48
108.Mack Calvin 4.47
109.Lionel Hollins 4.47
110.Julius Erving* 4.45
111.Lewis Lloyd 4.44
112.Jimmy Butler 4.43
113.Damon Stoudamire 4.40
114.Chris Childs 4.37
115.Sam Cassell 4.35
116.Rick Barry* 4.34
117.Bill Melchionni 4.33
118.Alex English* 4.31
119.Mike Gale 4.30
120.Dave Bing* 4.29
121.Terrell Brandon 4.29
122.Hal Greer* 4.27
123.Bob Davies* 4.26
124.Robert Reid 4.24
125.Wilt Chamberlain* 4.21
126.Freddie Lewis 4.20
127.Larry Costello* 4.19
128.Michael Cooper 4.18
129.Archie Clark 4.18
130.Calvin Murphy* 4.18
131.Walt Hazzard 4.17
132.Jimmy Jones 4.17
133.Ty Lawson 4.17
134.Gail Goodrich* 4.16
135.Jack McMahon 4.14
136.Gene Shue 4.12
137.Andre Miller 4.12
138.Jeff Teague 4.11
139.Paul George 4.11
140.Ralph Simpson 4.11
141.Chuck Williams 4.11
142.Alvan Adams 4.10
143.Kevin Durant 4.10
144.John Starks 4.09
145.Mervin Jackson 4.09
146.Eddie Johnson 4.05
147.Haywoode Workman 4.05
148.Elgin Baylor* 4.04
149.Ricky Sobers 4.03
150.Jayson Tatum 4.03
151.Si Green 4.02
152.Mike Bibby 4.00
 Walter Davis 4.00
154.Al Cervi* 3.93
155.Charles Barkley* 3.92
156.Dennis Schröder 3.90
157.Kirk Hinrich 3.90
158.Paul Seymour 3.89
159.George McGinnis* 3.88
160.Kyle Macy 3.86
161.Slater Martin* 3.85
162.Eric Bledsoe 3.83
163.Wes Unseld* 3.81
164.Gilbert Arenas 3.81
165.Manu Ginóbili* 3.79
166.Doug Christie 3.78
167.K.C. Jones* 3.77
168.Bucky Bockhorn 3.77
 Pete Maravich* 3.77
170.John Johnson 3.77
171.Bradley Beal 3.76
 Joe Ingles 3.76
173.Kenny Anderson 3.75
 Jeff Hornacek 3.75
175.Dave Cowens* 3.74
176.David Wesley 3.73
177.Bob Dandridge* 3.72
178.Brad Davis 3.71
179.Andy Phillip* 3.70
180.Jimmy O'Brien 3.70
181.DeMar DeRozan 3.68
182.Roger Brown* 3.68
183.Maurice McHartley 3.68
184.Marques Johnson 3.67
 Charlie Ward 3.67
186.Johnny Davis 3.65
187.Chris Webber* 3.64
188.Frank Selvy 3.63
189.Eric Snow 3.62
190.Dee Brown 3.61
191.Sedale Threatt 3.60
192.Jim Pollard* 3.60
193.Brian Taylor 3.59
194.Richard Hamilton 3.59
195.Grant Hill* 3.59
196.J.J. Barea 3.56
 Bob Gross 3.56
198.Billy Cunningham* 3.56
199.Blake Griffin 3.55
200.Andre Iguodala 3.54
201.Monte Morris 3.54
202.Bobby Wanzer* 3.53
203.Bill Keller 3.52
204.Tom Boerwinkle 3.51
205.Bob Lanier* 3.51
206.David Thompson* 3.50
207.Tobias Harris 3.48
208.Doug Collins 3.47
209.Fred VanVleet 3.46
 Art Williams 3.46
211.Gerald Wilkins 3.45
212.Cliff Hagan* 3.45
213.Al Horford 3.45
214.Charles Dudley 3.44
215.Jack Coleman 3.43
216.Goran Dragić 3.42
217.Sidney Moncrief* 3.41
218.Paul Pierce* 3.41
219.Latrell Sprewell 3.40
220.Danny Ainge 3.40
221.Don Buse 3.38
222.Vernon Maxwell 3.37
223.Vince Carter 3.35
224.Brad Daugherty 3.34
225.Darren Collison 3.33
226.Al Attles* 3.32
227.Rodney Stuckey 3.32
228.Lucius Allen 3.30
229.Bam Adebayo 3.30
 Donnie Freeman 3.30
231.Paul Westphal* 3.30
232.Jason Williams 3.30
233.Jim Cleamons 3.30
234.Kevin Garnett* 3.29
235.Reggie Jackson 3.29
236.Darwin Cook 3.28
 Victor Oladipo 3.28
 Terry Rozier 3.28
239.Mario Chalmers 3.24
 Marc Gasol 3.24
241.James Worthy* 3.24
242.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.24
243.Anthony Carter 3.23
244.Allen Leavell 3.22
245.Pau Gasol 3.22
246.Earl Monroe* 3.22
247.Tyler Herro 3.22
248.Boris Diaw 3.21
249.Henry Bibby 3.21
250.Toni Kukoč* 3.20

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
 Charlie 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

NBA

NBA Table
Rank Player APG
1.Magic Johnson* 12.35
2.John Stockton* 10.10
3.John Wall 9.84
4.Oscar Robertson* 8.94
5.Kevin Johnson 8.90
6.Isiah Thomas* 8.89
7.Steve Nash* 8.84
8.Bob Cousy* 8.60
9.Rajon Rondo 8.48
10.Johnny Moore 8.39
11.Chris Paul 8.32
12.Norm Nixon 8.02
13.Jason Kidd* 7.99
14.Russell Westbrook 7.87
15.Ben Simmons 7.50
 Rod Strickland 7.50
17.LeBron James 7.21
18.Deron Williams 7.00
19.Mark Price 6.96
20.Maurice Cheeks* 6.93
21.Mark Jackson 6.91
22.Tim Hardaway* 6.82
23.Darnell Valentine 6.81
24.Jrue Holiday 6.80
25.Mookie Blaylock 6.61
26.Mike Conley 6.55
27.Tiny Archibald* 6.51
28.Larry Bird* 6.48
29.Derrick Rose 6.45
30.Walt Frazier* 6.44
31.Nikola Jokić 6.38
32.Jerry West* 6.34
33.Isaiah Thomas 6.32
34.Avery Johnson 6.24
35.Damian Lillard 6.23
36.Stephen Curry 6.23
37.Baron Davis 6.22
38.Guy Rodgers* 6.22
39.James Harden 6.19
40.Fat Lever 6.19
41.Draymond Green 6.17
42.Norm Van Lier 6.16
43.Anfernee Hardaway 6.16
44.Clyde Drexler* 6.14
45.Sleepy Floyd 6.08
46.Allen Iverson* 5.99
47.Doc Rivers 5.91
48.Jamal Murray 5.82
49.Lenny Wilkens* 5.81
50.Kevin Porter 5.79
51.Kyle Lowry 5.73
52.Michael Jordan* 5.71
53.Chauncey Billups 5.69
54.Jo Jo White* 5.65
55.Paul Pressey 5.60
56.Dennis Johnson* 5.59
57.Dick McGuire* 5.56
58.Tom Henderson 5.39
59.Rory Sparrow 5.37
60.Rickey Green 5.35
61.Derek Harper 5.29
62.Gary Payton* 5.27
63.Giannis Antetokounmpo 5.22
64.Nate McMillan 5.15
65.Richie Guerin* 5.10
66.Spud Webb 5.08
67.Jamaal Tinsley 5.07
68.Tony Parker 5.06
69.Ray Williams 5.05
70.Scottie Pippen* 5.04
71.Terry Porter 5.03
72.Tracy McGrady* 4.98
73.Sam Lacey 4.97
74.Dwyane Wade 4.92
75.Johnny McCarthy 4.89
76.John Lucas 4.87
77.Slick Leonard* 4.85
78.Kemba Walker 4.84
79.Kyrie Irving 4.84
80.John Havlicek* 4.80
81.Donovan Mitchell 4.74
82.Gus Williams 4.74
83.Kobe Bryant* 4.73
84.Marcus Smart 4.70
85.Khris Middleton 4.70
86.Brian Winters 4.68
87.Bill Russell* 4.67
88.Jameer Nelson 4.64
89.George King 4.62
90.Rick Barry* 4.59
91.Tom Gola* 4.59
92.Joe Dumars* 4.57
93.Stephon Marbury 4.56
94.Jay Humphries 4.56
95.Devin Booker 4.50
 Nick Van Exel 4.50
97.Andrew Toney 4.49
98.Kenny Smith 4.49
99.Rodney McCray 4.48
100.Lionel Hollins 4.47
101.Lewis Lloyd 4.44
102.Jimmy Butler 4.43
103.Damon Stoudamire 4.40
104.Chris Childs 4.37
105.Mike Gale 4.36
106.Sam Cassell 4.35
107.Alex English* 4.31
108.Dave Bing* 4.29
109.Terrell Brandon 4.29
110.Hal Greer* 4.27
111.Bob Davies* 4.26
112.Robert Reid 4.24
113.Julius Erving* 4.21
114.Wilt Chamberlain* 4.21
115.Larry Costello* 4.19
116.Michael Cooper 4.18
117.Archie Clark 4.18
118.Calvin Murphy* 4.18
119.Walt Hazzard 4.17
120.Ty Lawson 4.17
121.Gail Goodrich* 4.16
122.Jack McMahon 4.14
123.Gene Shue 4.12
124.Andre Miller 4.12
125.Jeff Teague 4.11
126.Paul George 4.11
127.Alvan Adams 4.10
128.Kevin Durant 4.10
129.John Starks 4.09
130.Eddie Johnson 4.05
131.Haywoode Workman 4.05
132.Elgin Baylor* 4.04
133.Ricky Sobers 4.03
134.Jayson Tatum 4.03
135.Charlie Scott* 4.03
136.Si Green 4.02
137.Mike Bibby 4.00
 Walter Davis 4.00
139.Al Cervi* 3.93
140.Charles Barkley* 3.92
141.Dennis Schröder 3.90
142.Kirk Hinrich 3.90
143.Paul Seymour 3.89
144.Kyle Macy 3.86
145.Slater Martin* 3.85
146.Eric Bledsoe 3.83
147.Wes Unseld* 3.81
148.Gilbert Arenas 3.81
149.Manu Ginóbili* 3.79
150.Doug Christie 3.78
151.K.C. Jones* 3.77
152.Bucky Bockhorn 3.77
 Pete Maravich* 3.77
154.John Johnson 3.77
155.Bradley Beal 3.76
 Joe Ingles 3.76
157.Kenny Anderson 3.75
 Jeff Hornacek 3.75
159.Dave Cowens* 3.74
160.David Thompson* 3.74
161.David Wesley 3.73
162.Bob Dandridge* 3.72
163.Brad Davis 3.71
164.Andy Phillip* 3.70
165.DeMar DeRozan 3.68
166.Marques Johnson 3.67
 Charlie Ward 3.67
168.Johnny Davis 3.65
169.Chris Webber* 3.64
170.Frank Selvy 3.63
171.Eric Snow 3.62
172.Dee Brown 3.61
173.Sedale Threatt 3.60
174.Jim Pollard* 3.60
175.Richard Hamilton 3.59
176.Grant Hill* 3.59
177.Don Buse 3.57
178.J.J. Barea 3.56
 Bob Gross 3.56
180.Blake Griffin 3.55
181.Andre Iguodala 3.54
182.Monte Morris 3.54
183.Bobby Wanzer* 3.53
184.James Silas 3.52
185.Tom Boerwinkle 3.51
186.Bob Lanier* 3.51
187.Tobias Harris 3.48
188.George McGinnis* 3.47
189.Doug Collins 3.47
190.Fred VanVleet 3.46
 Art Williams 3.46
192.Gerald Wilkins 3.45
193.Al Horford 3.45
194.Charles Dudley 3.44
195.Jack Coleman 3.43
196.Goran Dragić 3.42
197.Sidney Moncrief* 3.41
198.Paul Pierce* 3.41
199.Latrell Sprewell 3.40
200.Danny Ainge 3.40
201.Cliff Hagan* 3.39
202.Vernon Maxwell 3.37
203.Vince Carter 3.35
204.Brad Daugherty 3.34
205.Darren Collison 3.33
206.Al Attles* 3.32
207.Rodney Stuckey 3.32
208.Lucius Allen 3.30
209.Bam Adebayo 3.30
210.Paul Westphal* 3.30
211.Jason Williams 3.30
212.Jim Cleamons 3.30
213.Kevin Garnett* 3.29
214.Reggie Jackson 3.29
215.Darwin Cook 3.28
 Victor Oladipo 3.28
 Terry Rozier 3.28
218.Mario Chalmers 3.24
 Marc Gasol 3.24
220.James Worthy* 3.24
221.Kareem Abdul-Jabbar* 3.24
222.Anthony Carter 3.23
223.Allen Leavell 3.22
224.Pau Gasol 3.22
225.Earl Monroe* 3.22
226.Tyler Herro 3.22
227.Boris Diaw 3.21
228.Henry Bibby 3.21
229.Billy Cunningham* 3.21
230.Toni Kukoč* 3.20
231.Lance Stephenson 3.19
232.Jamal Mashburn 3.17
233.Ben Gordon 3.17
234.Karl Malone* 3.16
235.Aaron McKie 3.16
236.Hakeem Olajuwon* 3.16
237.George Gervin* 3.15
238.Rolando Blackman 3.14
239.José Calderón 3.12
240.Jeff Mullins 3.12
241.Johnny Egan 3.12
242.Raymond Felton 3.11
243.Bob Weiss 3.09
244.Vern Fleming 3.08
245.Joe Johnson 3.08
246.Rafer Alston 3.05
247.Tim Duncan* 3.04
248.World B. Free 3.03
249.Randy Wittman 3.03
250.Jason Terry 3.02