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NHL & WHA Career Leaders and Records for Assists Per Game

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Active players are listed in bold.
Members of the Hockey Hall of Fame are marked with an asterisk (*).

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NHL Leaders

Rank Player A/G
1. Wayne Gretzky* 1.320
2. Mario Lemieux* 1.129
3. Bobby Orr* 0.982
4. Sidney Crosby 0.900
5. Peter Forsberg 0.898
6. Peter Stastny* 0.808
7. Adam Oates* 0.807
8. Paul Coffey* 0.805
9. Marcel Dionne* 0.771
10. Kent Nilsson 0.763
11. Bernie Federko* 0.761
12. Evgeni Malkin 0.757
13. Dale Hawerchuk* 0.750
14. Bobby Clarke* 0.745
15. Nicklas Backstrom 0.741
16. Craig Janney 0.741
17. Joe Sakic* 0.737
18. Mike Bossy* 0.735
19. Raymond Bourque* 0.725
20. Denis Savard* 0.723
21. Ron Francis* 0.722
22. Jaromir Jagr 0.713
23. Joe Thornton 0.706
24. Bryan Trottier* 0.705
25. Guy Lafleur* 0.704
26. Steve Yzerman* 0.702
27. Denis Potvin* 0.700
28. Gilbert Perreault* 0.683
29. Phil Esposito* 0.681
30. Mark Messier* 0.679
31. Ryan Getzlaf 0.671
32. Stan Mikita* 0.664
33. Al MacInnis* 0.660
34. Paul Reinhart 0.657
35. Mike Rogers 0.655
36. Doug Gilmour* 0.654
37. Bernie Nicholls 0.651
38. Eric Lindros 0.649
39. Brian Leetch* 0.648
40. Pavel Datsyuk 0.646
41. Bill Cowley* 0.643
42. Henrik Sedin 0.643
43. Ken Linseman 0.641
44. Guy Chouinard 0.640
45. Jari Kurri* 0.637
46. Jason Spezza 0.636
47. Jean Beliveau* 0.633
48. Bobby Smith 0.630
49. Pat LaFontaine* 0.630
50. Pierre Turgeon 0.627
51. Marc Savard 0.618
52. Elmer Lach* 0.615
53. Brad Park* 0.614
54. Patrick Kane 0.612
55. Doug Weight 0.610
56. Jean Ratelle* 0.606
57. Brad Richards 0.602
58. Jason Allison 0.600
  Tom Lysiak 0.600
60. Phil Housley 0.598
61. Gordie Howe* 0.594
62. Paul Kariya 0.594
63. Barry Pederson 0.593
64. Anton Stastny 0.591
65. Mats Naslund 0.588
66. Dennis Maruk 0.588
67. Mark Howe* 0.587
68. John Cullen 0.585
69. Theoren Fleury 0.584
70. Andy Bathgate* 0.584
71. Mats Sundin* 0.583
72. Alex Zhamnov 0.582
73. Thomas Steen 0.582
74. Syl Apps 0.582
75. Darryl Sittler* 0.581
76. Henrik Zetterberg 0.581
77. Sergei Zubov 0.580
78. Mark Recchi 0.579
79. Rod Gilbert* 0.578
80. Alex Ovechkin 0.577
81. Neal Broten 0.577
82. Martin St. Louis 0.576
83. Doug Wilson 0.576
84. Jeff Brown 0.576
85. Larry Murphy* 0.575
86. Dave Taylor 0.574
87. Doug Bentley* 0.572
88. Daniel Alfredsson 0.572
89. Bengt-Ake Gustafsson 0.571
90. Brian Propp 0.570
91. Anze Kopitar 0.570
92. Steve Larmer 0.568
93. Thomas Gradin 0.567
94. Alexander Mogilny 0.565
95. Pelle Eklund 0.564
96. Kelly Kisio 0.564
97. Rene Robert 0.562
98. Ziggy Palffy 0.561
  Nicklas Lidstrom 0.561
100. Vincent Damphousse 0.561
101. Gary Suter 0.560
102. Sergei Fedorov 0.558
103. Borje Salming* 0.555
104. Michel Goulet* 0.555
105. Alex Tanguay 0.554
106. Craig Hartsburg 0.553
107. Jacques Lemaire* 0.550
108. Pete Mahovlich 0.549
109. Henri Richard* 0.548
  Pavol Demitra 0.548
111. Scott Gomez 0.547
112. Patrik Sundstrom 0.543
113. Tim Young 0.543
114. Mike Modano 0.542
115. Larry Robinson* 0.542
116. Mike Ridley 0.538
117. Rick Middleton 0.537
118. Ken Hodge 0.536
  Mikko Koivu 0.536
120. Teemu Selanne 0.533
121. Alex Delvecchio* 0.533
122. Glenn Anderson* 0.532
123. Joe Mullen* 0.528
124. John Bucyk* 0.528
125. Bobby Hull* 0.527
126. Pierre Larouche 0.526
127. Mike Ribeiro 0.525
128. Norm Ullman* 0.524
129. Brian Rafalski 0.523
130. Alexei Yashin 0.522
131. Dan Quinn 0.520
132. Andrew Cassels 0.520
133. Eric Staal 0.519
134. Charlie Simmer 0.518
135. Ales Hemsky 0.518
136. Jeremy Roenick 0.516
137. Igor Larionov* 0.516
138. Dennis Hextall 0.514
139. Andre Boudrias 0.514
140. Saku Koivu 0.513
141. Bill Barber* 0.513
142. Brett Hull* 0.512
  Reed Larson 0.512
144. Michael Nylander 0.511
145. Patrik Elias 0.511
146. Ray Whitney 0.510
147. Guy Lapointe* 0.510
148. Stefan Persson 0.510
149. Daniel Sedin 0.509
150. Luc Robitaille* 0.507
151. Michal Pivonka 0.507
152. Ian Turnbull 0.505
153. Jozef Stumpel 0.503
154. Wayne Cashman 0.502
  Joe Juneau 0.502
156. Tom Kurvers 0.498
157. John Tonelli 0.497
158. Terry Ruskowski 0.497
159. Bert Olmstead* 0.496
160. Phil Goyette 0.496
161. Dale Hunter 0.495
162. Cliff Ronning 0.495
163. Rod Brind'Amour 0.493
164. Brian Bradley 0.493
165. Ilya Kovalchuk 0.489
166. Pavel Bure* 0.487
  Marian Hossa 0.487
168. Steve Vickers 0.487
169. Bobby Rousseau 0.486
  Dave Babych 0.486
171. Bernie Geoffrion* 0.486
172. Dany Heatley 0.485
173. Paul MacLean 0.485
174. Rick MacLeish 0.485
175. Wilf Paiement 0.484
176. Tomas Kaberle 0.484
177. Dickie Moore* 0.483
  Frank Mahovlich* 0.483
179. Martin Straka 0.482
180. Dino Ciccarelli* 0.480
181. Ivan Boldirev 0.480
182. Walt Tkaczuk 0.477
183. Tom Fergus 0.477
184. Mike Bullard 0.475
185. Patrice Bergeron 0.473
186. Derek Roy 0.473
  Randy Carlyle 0.473
188. Ted Kennedy* 0.473
189. Valeri Kamensky 0.472
190. Peter McNab 0.472
  Steve Duchesne 0.472
192. Tomas Sandstrom 0.470
193. Pierre Pilote* 0.470
194. Tim Kerr 0.464
195. Chris Pronger 0.464
196. Bob MacMillan 0.464
197. Jarome Iginla 0.463
  Butch Goring 0.463
199. Rick Martin 0.463
200. Chris Chelios* 0.462
201. Sergei Gonchar 0.461
202. Vinny Prospal 0.460
  Murray Craven 0.460
204. Mel Bridgman 0.460
205. Vincent Lecavalier 0.459
206. Stan Smyl 0.459
207. Martin Havlat 0.459
208. Brendan Shanahan* 0.458
  John Ogrodnick 0.458
  Jude Drouin 0.458
211. Don Maloney 0.458
212. Jason Pominville 0.457
213. Mark Johnson 0.456
214. Robert Reichel 0.455
  Lanny McDonald* 0.455
216. Dave Keon* 0.455
  Alex Kovalev 0.455
218. Kevin Stevens 0.454
219. Sandis Ozolinsh 0.454
220. Brian Bellows 0.452
  Steve Sullivan 0.452
222. Terry O'Reilly 0.451
223. Andrei Markov 0.450
  Scott Niedermayer* 0.450
225. Yvan Cournoyer* 0.449
226. Dave Poulin 0.449
227. Andy McDonald 0.448
228. Rick Tocchet 0.448
229. Joe Nieuwendyk* 0.447
230. Robert Lang 0.447
231. Kirk Muller 0.446
232. Milt Schmidt* 0.446
233. Peter Zezel 0.446
234. Duncan Keith 0.445
235. Fred Stanfield 0.443
236. Ted Lindsay* 0.442
237. Marian Gaborik 0.441
238. Pit Martin 0.441
239. Greg Malone 0.440
240. Esa Tikkanen 0.440
241. Aaron Broten 0.440
242. Ron Greschner 0.439
243. Keith Tkachuk 0.439
244. Ed Olczyk 0.438
245. Cory Stillman 0.438
246. Mike Gartner* 0.438
247. Rick Kehoe 0.437
  Dan Boyle 0.437
249. Pat Flatley 0.436
250. Scott Stevens* 0.435

WHA Leaders

Rank Player A/G
1. Ulf Nilsson 1.147
2. Andre Lacroix 0.993
3. Robbie Ftorek 0.823
4. Bobby Hull* 0.815
5. Serge Bernier 0.806
6. Gordie Howe* 0.797
7. Christian Bordeleau 0.789
8. J.C. Tremblay 0.788
9. Marc Tardif 0.785