Lakers Top 50 Players for Career Assists Average in the NBA Regular Season

Minneapolis and Los Angeles Lakers players with the best average in career assists in the NBA Regular Season.

Lakers Historical Records and Statistics:
Assists in the NBA Regular Season

Career Average

In this page you can find the top 50 list with the best career assists averages. The list includes both the Minneapolis Lakers and the Los Angeles Lakers players.

Magic Johnson retired in 1996 with the best assist average in NBA history. He still holds this record and obviously his 11.2 assists per game are the best in Lakers history

Ramon Sessions, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol, Derek Fisher and Steve Blake are the 2011-12 Lakers on this list.

Magic Johnson
Magic Johnson

11.2 assists
1979-80 to 1990-91, 1995-96

Notes:
- Stats updated on Jul 21, 2021.
- Total Rebounds were not recorded until 1950-51, steals, blocks, offensive and defensive rebounds until 1973-74, turnovers until 1977-78 and 3-pointers started in 1979-80.

Lakers Top 50 Players for Career Assists Average in the NBA Regular Season

Player Assists Seasons Games
1. Magic Johnson 11.19 13 906
2. LeBron James 8.91 3 167
3. Kendall Marshall 8.83 1 54
4. Norm Nixon 7.93 6 485
5. Nick Van Exel 7.27 5 378
6. Jerry West 6.69 14 932
7. Rajon Rondo 6.46 2 94
8. Steve Nash 6.45 2 65
9. Lonzo Ball 6.37 2 99
10. Ramon Sessions 6.17 1 23
11. Dennis Schroder 5.75 1 61
12. Gary Payton 5.48 1 82
13. Sedale Threatt 5.23 5 386
14. Lucius Allen 5.15 3 210
15. Isaiah Thomas 5.00 1 17
16. Charlie Scott 4.90 1 48
17. Kobe Bryant 4.68 20 1346
18. Jeremy Lin 4.58 1 74
19. Connie Hawkins 4.38 2 114
20. Chucky Atkins 4.37 1 82
21. Elgin Baylor 4.31 14 846
Wilt Chamberlain 4.31 5 339
23. Michael Cooper 4.20 12 873
24. Gail Goodrich 4.17 9 687
25. Derek Harper 4.16 1 45
Player Assists Seasons Games
26. Slater Martin 4.15 7 484
27. D Russell 3.98 2 143
28. Karl Malone 3.88 1 42
29. Ronnie Price 3.84 1 43
30. Mahdi Abdul-Rahman 3.80 3 225
31. Lamar Odom 3.75 7 519
32. Don Chaney 3.61 2 90
33. Archie Clark 3.55 2 157
34. Steve Blake 3.54 4 204
35. Pau Gasol 3.52 7 429
36. Hot Rod Hundley 3.38 6 431
37. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar 3.34 14 1093
38. Jim Price 3.32 4 225
39. Jim Pollard 3.24 7 438
40. Smush Parker 3.23 2 164
41. Frank Selvy 3.18 6 364
42. Anthony Davis 3.16 2 98
43. Herm Schaefer 3.15 2 123
44. Shaquille O'Neal 3.10 8 514
45. Kent Bazemore 3.09 1 23
46. Marcelo Huertas 3.08 2 76
47. Eddie Jones 3.03 5 314
48. Ron Harper 3.02 2 127
49. James Worthy 3.01 12 926
50. Derek Fisher 2.93 13 915
51. Keith Erickson 2.92 5 309
52. Brandon Ingram 2.89 3 190
Chris Duhon 2.89 1 46