The 1998–99 season was shortened to 50 games due to the league's. The king of padding his stats, it’s actually hard to compare The Stilt to what Jokic is doing, as he is by all account trying to help the Nuggets win above all else. Bob Cousy won eight assists titles, while Oscar Robertson won six.

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8.6 Assists per game is the most averaged by a Center in a single season and I see that as a challenge Jokic has just about every pass imaginable in his arsenal, from no-lookers to behind-the-back dimes. John Stockton holds the all-time records for total assists (1,164) and assists per game … He currently holds a total of 4643 assists in his stay in the NBA. All rights reserved. Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Either way, it’s amazing to think it’s been that long since a center distributed as well as Jokic has. John Stockton holds the all-time records for total assists (1,164) and assists per game (14.54) in a season, achieved in the 1990–91 and 1989–90 seasons, respectively. Muggsy … John Stockton holds the all-time record for total assists in a single season.

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