Steve Nash, one of the great point guards in the history of the NBA is fifth with 9,916 career assists. But maybe more interesting, Nash is just 225 assists behind Magic Johnson, and will likely pass the Lakers great while wearing a Lakers jersey.
Now that Nash has signed a new three-year contract and been traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, Nash will likely surpass Johnson in the first half of the upcoming season. And assuming Nash stays healthy, he should be third on the all-time list by the end of the season, and second by the time his new contract expires.
Here are the 10 players with the most assists in NBA history…
Data via Basketball-Reference.com
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