NBA All-Time Assists Leaders: Career Per Game Average in the Playoffs

List with the stats for the top 50 players with the best career assists per game average in the Playoffs in NBA history.

Notes: - These stats were updated on September 12, 2022
- This list includes players with a minimum of 3 games.

* Players in bold played in the 2022 Playoffs

NBA All-Time Assists Leaders:
Career Per Game Average in the Playoffs - Top 50

Player
Assists
Total
Assists
Playoffs Games
1. Magic Johnson 12.35 2,346 13 190
2. John Stockton 10.10 1,839 19 182
3. John Wall 9.84 364 4 37
4. Ja Morant 9.21 129 2 14
5. Oscar Robertson 8.94 769 10 86
6. Kevin Johnson 8.90 935 11 105
7. Isiah Thomas 8.89 987 9 111
8. Steve Nash 8.84 1,061 12 120
9. Trae Young 8.67 182 2 21
10. Bob Cousy 8.60 937 13 109
Player
Assists
Total
Assists
Playoffs Games
11. Rajon Rondo 8.48 1,136 10 134
12. Johnny Moore 8.39 344 5 41
13. Chris Paul 8.32 1,181 14 142
14. Norm Nixon 8.02 465 6 58
15. Jason Kidd 7.99 1,263 17 158
16. Russell Westbrook 7.87 874 11 111
17. Luka Doncic 7.86 220 3 28
18. Ricky Rubio 7.73 85 2 11
19. Steve Francis 7.60 38 1 5
20. Johnny Dawkins 7.54 98 2 13
Player
Assists
Total
Assists
Playoffs Games
21. Ben Simmons 7.50 255 3 34
Rod Strickland 7.50 390 11 52
23. John Bagley 7.47 142 3 19
24. LeBron James 7.21 1,919 15 266
25. Micheal Ray Richardson 7.17 129 4 18
26. Slick Watts 7.06 120 3 17
27. Deron Williams 7.00 630 9 90
28. Mark Price 6.96 327 7 47
29. Maurice Cheeks 6.93 922 13 133
30. Mark Jackson 6.91 905 14 131
Player
Assists
Total
Assists
Playoffs Games
31. Tim Hardaway 6.82 382 9 56
32. Darnell Valentine 6.81 177 4 26
33. Jrue Holiday 6.80 442 6 65
34. Mookie Blaylock 6.61 357 8 54
35. Mike Conley 6.55 478 9 73
36. Randy Smith 6.54 157 4 24
37. Tiny Archibald 6.51 306 5 47
38. Larry Bird 6.48 1,062 12 164
39. Ernie DiGregorio 6.47 97 2 15
40. Derrick Rose 6.45 329 7 51
Player
Assists
Total
Assists
Playoffs Games
41. Walt Frazier 6.44 599 8 93
42. Nikola Jokic 6.38 306 4 48
43. Jerry West 6.34 970 13 153
44. Isaiah Thomas 6.32 158 3 25
45. Avery Johnson 6.24 562 10 90
46. Sherman Douglas 6.24 106 4 17
47. Alvin Robertson 6.23 81 4 13
48. Damian Lillard 6.23 380 8 61
49. Baron Davis 6.22 311 7 50
50. Guy Rodgers 6.22 286 6 46