Most assists, game
51 - San Antonio vs. Denver, May 4, 1983

Fewest assists, game
5 - Boston at St. Louis, April 3, 1960
5 - Detroit at Chicago, April 5, 1974

Most assists, both teams, game
79 - L.A. Lakers (44) vs. Boston (35), June 4, 1987

Fewest assists, both teams, game
16 - Chicago (6) vs. Los Angeles (10), March 29, 1968
Highest average, assists per game, one playoff series
17.0 - Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers vs. Portland, 1985 (85/5)

Most assists, game
24 - Magic Johnson, Los Angeles vs. Phoenix, May 15, 1984
24 - John Stockton, Utah at L.A. Lakers, May 17, 1988

Most assists, rookie, game
18 - Spud Webb, Atlanta vs. Detroit, April 19, 1986

Most assists, one half
15 - Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers at Portland, May 3, 1985
15 - Doc Rivers, Atlanta vs. Boston, May 16, 1988

Most assists, one quarter
11 - John Stockton, Utah vs. San Antonio, May 5, 1994