NBA Assists Leaders

Last Updated on February 20, 2024

When discussing the 2023-24 campaign, Trae Young sits in first place in assists with 546. Ranking in second place is Tyrese Haliburton, collecting a dimes total of 502. Earning a total of 474, Nikola Jokic ranks in the third spot. Holding on to the 4th and 5th position are Domantas Sabonis (450) along with Luka Doncic (448).

2022-23 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Trae Young 546
2nd Tyrese Haliburton 502
3rd Nikola Jokic 474
4th Domantas Sabonis 450
5th Luka Doncic 448
6th James Harden 403
7th Fred VanVleet 385
8th LeBron James 380
9th Tyus Jones 368
10th Giannis Antetokounmpo 346
11th Shai Gilgeous-Alexander 346
12th Damian Lillard 343
13th Jalen Brunson 336
14th Dennis Schröder 329
15th Scottie Barnes 328
16th Cade Cunningham 328
17th D’Angelo Russell 323
18th Mike Conley 322
19th Tyrese Maxey 315
20th Devin Booker 315
21st Austin Reaves 304
22nd Spencer Dinwiddie 299
23rd Brandon Ingram 298
24th Paolo Banchero 289
25th Coby White 289
26th Tre Jones 288
27th Malik Monk 280
28th DeMar DeRozan 278
29th Dejounte Murray 277
30th Donovan Mitchell 276

2021-22 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Trae Young 737
2nd Chris Paul 702
3rd James Harden 667
4th Tyrese Haliburton 628
5th Dejounte Murray 627
6th Nikola Jokic 584
7th Darius Garland 583
8th LaMelo Ball 571
9th Luka Doncic 568
10th Russell Westbrook 550
11th Kyle Lowry 474
12th D’Angelo Russell 460
13th Jrue Holiday 457
14th Fred VanVleet 434
15th Marcus Smart 417
16th Stephen Curry 404
17th Giannis Antetokounmpo 388
18th Mike Conley 385
19th Ja Morant 384
20th Jalen Brunson 377
21st Kevin Porter Jr. 376
22nd DeMar DeRozan 374
23rd Julius Randle 370
24th Cole Anthony 369
25th Derrick White 366
26th Pascal Siakam 360
27th Reggie Jackson 359
28th Donovan Mitchell 358
29th Khris Middleton 358
30th Cade Cunningham 356

2020-21 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Russell Westbrook 763
2nd Chris Paul 622
3rd Nikola Jokic 599
4th Trae Young 594
5th Luka Doncic 567
6th Draymond Green 558
7th Damian Lillard 505
8th James Harden 475
9th Ja Morant 465
10th T.J. McConnell 456
11th Ricky Rubio 433
12th Julius Randle 427
13th DeMar DeRozan 422
14th De’Aaron Fox 417
15th Domantas Sabonis 415
16th Ben Simmons 401
17th Khris Middleton 370
18th Jimmy Butler 369
19th Dejounte Murray 363
20th Stephen Curry 363
21st Giannis Antetokounmpo 357
22nd Jrue Holiday 357
23rd Dennis Schröder 351
24th LeBron James 350
25th Bam Adebayo 346
26th Kyle Lowry 338
27th Malcolm Brogdon 329
28th Darius Garland 329
29th Coby White 328
30th Fred VanVleet 328

2019-20 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st LeBron James 684
2nd Ricky Rubio 570
3rd Trae Young 560
4th Luka Doncic 538
5th Damian Lillard 530
6th Nikola Jokic 512
7th James Harden 512
8th Ja Morant 488
9th Chris Paul 472
10th Devonte’ Graham 471
11th Devin Booker 456
12th Ben Simmons 455
13th Lonzo Ball 438
14th Kyle Lowry 433
15th Spencer Dinwiddie 432
16th Jrue Holiday 408
17th Russell Westbrook 401
18th Malcolm Brogdon 381
19th DeMar DeRozan 380
20th Joe Ingles 373
21st Markelle Fultz 369
22nd Bam Adebayo 368
23rd Lou Williams 365
24th Fred VanVleet 357
25th T.J. McConnell 355
26th TomᚠSatoranský 354
27th Giannis Antetokounmpo 354
28th Jimmy Butler 350
29th De’Aaron Fox 348
30th Bradley Beal 347

2018-19 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Russell Westbrook 784
2nd Trae Young 653
3rd Ben Simmons 610
4th De’Aaron Fox 590
5th James Harden 586
6th Nikola Jokic 580
7th Kyle Lowry 564
8th D’Angelo Russell 563
9th Damian Lillard 551
10th Jrue Holiday 518
11th Kemba Walker 484
12th DeMar DeRozan 475
13th Chris Paul 473
14th Joe Ingles 469
15th Kyrie Irving 464
16th Darren Collison 459
17th Kevin Durant 457
18th Draymond Green 454
19th LeBron James 454
20th Mike Conley 449
21st Bradley Beal 448
22nd Devin Booker 433
23rd Eric Bledsoe 430
24th Luka Doncic 429
25th D.J. Augustin 426
26th Giannis Antetokounmpo 424
27th Ricky Rubio 416
28th Blake Griffin 402
29th Lou Williams 402
30th TomᚠSatoranský 399

2017-18 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Russell Westbrook 820
2nd LeBron James 747
3rd Ben Simmons 661
4th James Harden 630
5th Kyle Lowry 537
6th Rajon Rondo 533
7th Spencer Dinwiddie 524
8th Draymond Green 508
9th Jeff Teague 492
10th Jrue Holiday 486
11th Damian Lillard 481
12th Nikola Jokic 458
13th Chris Paul 457
14th Kemba Walker 444
15th J.J. Barea 434
16th DeMar DeRozan 417
17th Lou Williams 417
18th Dennis Schröder 417
19th Ricky Rubio 410
20th Elfrid Payton 393
21st John Wall 393
22nd Joe Ingles 392
23rd Lonzo Ball 376
24th Bradley Beal 373
25th Eric Bledsoe 370
26th Darren Collison 368
27th Kevin Durant 366
28th Giannis Antetokounmpo 361
29th Ish Smith 360
30th Goran Dragic 359

2016-17 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st James Harden 907
2nd Russell Westbrook 840
3rd John Wall 831
4th Ricky Rubio 682
5th LeBron James 646
6th Jeff Teague 639
7th Chris Paul 563
8th T.J. McConnell 534
9th Draymond Green 533
10th Elfrid Payton 529
11th Stephen Curry 524
12th Dennis Schröder 499
13th Jrue Holiday 488
14th Rajon Rondo 461
15th Nicolas Batum 456
16th Isaiah Thomas 448
17th Damian Lillard 440
18th Giannis Antetokounmpo 434
19th Kemba Walker 434
20th Mike Conley 433
21st Goran Dragic 423
22nd Ish Smith 418
23rd Kyrie Irving 418
24th Eric Bledsoe 418
25th Jimmy Butler 417
26th Kyle Lowry 417
27th Brandon Jennings 395
28th Jameer Nelson 385
29th Marcus Smart 364
30th Deron Williams 360

2015-16 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Rajon Rondo 839
2nd Russell Westbrook 834
3rd John Wall 789
4th Chris Paul 738
5th Ricky Rubio 658
6th James Harden 612
7th Draymond Green 598
8th Stephen Curry 527
9th LeBron James 514
10th Damian Lillard 512
11th Isaiah Thomas 509
12th Ish Smith 502
13th Kyle Lowry 494
14th Reggie Jackson 492
15th Jeff Teague 470
16th Elfrid Payton 468
17th Kemba Walker 421
18th Goran Dragic 419
19th Nicolas Batum 403
20th Jrue Holiday 391
21st Monta Ellis 383
22nd Tony Parker 379
23rd Deron Williams 378
24th Emmanuel Mudiay 372
25th T.J. McConnell 367
26th Kevin Durant 361
27th Evan Turner 359
28th Dennis Schröder 349
29th Giannis Antetokounmpo 345
30th Dwyane Wade 344

2014-15 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st Chris Paul 838
2nd John Wall 792
3rd Ty Lawson 720
4th Stephen Curry 619
5th Russell Westbrook 574
6th James Harden 565
7th Rajon Rondo 538
8th Elfrid Payton 533
9th Tyreke Evans 521
10th Jeff Teague 513
11th LeBron James 511
12th Damian Lillard 507
13th Eric Bledsoe 493
14th Kyle Lowry 473
15th Reggie Jackson 462
16th Evan Turner 449
17th Deron Williams 448
18th Michael Carter-Williams 442
19th Mo Williams 424
20th Kyrie Irving 389
21st Mike Conley 375
22nd Jarrett Jack 373
23rd Blake Griffin 354
24th D.J. Augustin 353
25th Goran Dragic 350
26th Nicolas Batum 341
27th Jeremy Lin 339
28th Tony Parker 335
29th Brandon Knight 330
30th Monta Ellis 329

2013-14 NBA Assists Leaders

AST Rank Player AST
1st John Wall 721
2nd Ricky Rubio 704
3rd Stephen Curry 666
4th Chris Paul 663
5th Brandon Jennings 609
6th Kyle Lowry 586
7th Ty Lawson 543
8th Jeff Teague 528
9th LeBron James 488
10th Kendall Marshall 477
11th Jameer Nelson 476
12th Monta Ellis 471
13th Damian Lillard 457
14th Isaiah Thomas 454
15th Goran Dragic 447
16th Kemba Walker 447
17th James Harden 446
18th Kevin Durant 445
19th Mike Conley 441
20th Michael Carter-Williams 441
21st Kyrie Irving 433
22nd Joakim Noah 431
23rd Nicolas Batum 420
24th Gordon Hayward 400
25th Trey Burke 396
26th Deron Williams 392
27th Tony Parker 388
28th José Calderón 377
29th Raymond Felton 365
30th Tyreke Evans 363