The Best Passers in the NBA

Who are the best passers in the league? There are many ways to interpret the term "best passers", but what we are looking for here is how efficient players are with their passing, as well as how much value their passing provides above or below the average for their position.

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Name AGEMPpasserRating
1 Draymond Green GSW | PF 30 1237 10
2 T.J. McConnell IND | PG 28 1083 10
3 Ricky Rubio MIN | PG 30 1215 9.9
4 Chris Chiozza BKN | PG 25 169 9.8
5 Jordan McLaughlin MIN | PG 24 546 9.6
6 Chris Paul PHX | PG 35 1468 9.5
7 Ish Smith WAS | PG 32 391 9.5
8 James Harden BKN | SG 31 1554 9.5
9 Rajon Rondo LAC | PG 34 402 9.4
10 Tomas Satoransky CHI | SG 29 799 9.4
11 Cameron Payne PHX | PG 26 608 9
12 Nikola Jokic DEN | C 25 1711 9
13 Tyus Jones MEM | PG 24 884 8.9
14 Russell Westbrook WAS | PG 32 1402 8.7
15 Luka Doncic DAL | SF 21 1436 8.6
16 Trae Young ATL | PG 22 1583 8.6
17 Delon Wright SAC | PG 28 1120 8.5
18 DeMar DeRozan SAS | SG 31 1331 8.5
19 Jimmy Butler MIA | SG 31 1146 8.4
20 LeBron James LAL | PF 36 1388 8.4
21 Saben Lee DET | PG 21 426 8.4
22 Ben Simmons PHI | PG 24 1344 8.3
23 JJ Redick DAL | SG 36 576 8.3
24 Facundo Campazzo DEN | PG 29 760 8.2
25 Joe Ingles UTA | SF 33 1149 8.2
26 Kevon Looney GSW | C 24 574 8.2
27 Kyle Lowry TOR | PG 34 1348 8.2
28 Dennis Smith Jr. DET | PG 23 349 8.1
29 Ja Morant MEM | PG 21 1173 8
30 Nico Mannion GSW | PG 19 245 8
31 Tyrese Haliburton SAC | SG 20 1267 8
32 D.J. Augustin HOU | PG 33 857 7.9
33 LaMelo Ball CHA | PG 19 1174 7.9
34 Marcus Smart BOS | SG 26 932 7.9
35 Juancho Hernangomez MIN | PF 25 490 7.8
36 Lonzo Ball NOP | PG 23 1205 7.7
37 Markelle Fultz ORL | SG 22 215 7.7
38 Brad Wanamaker CHA | PG 31 643 7.6
39 Juan Toscano-Anderson GSW | SF 27 592 7.6
40 Ryan Arcidiacono CHI | PG 26 328 7.6
41 Ty Jerome OKC | SG 23 365 7.6
42 Mike Conley UTA | PG 33 1125 7.5
43 Thaddeus Young CHI | PF 32 1048 7.5
44 Damian Lillard POR | PG 30 1627 7.4
45 Jrue Holiday MIL | SG 30 1133 7.4
46 Kevin Porter Jr. HOU | SG 20 302 7.4
47 Devonte' Graham CHA | PG 25 1109 7.3
48 Caris LeVert IND | SF 26 656 7.2
49 Michael Carter-Williams ORL | PG 29 684 7.2
50 Darius Miller OKC | SG 30 163 7.1
51 De'Aaron Fox SAC | PG 23 1634 7.1
52 Domantas Sabonis IND | PF 24 1661 7.1
53 Jevon Carter PHX | PG 25 335 7.1
54 Kira Lewis Jr. NOP | PG 19 493 7.1
55 Marc Gasol LAL | C 36 759 7.1
56 Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL | PF 26 1496 7
57 John Wall HOU | PG 30 1018 7
58 Khris Middleton MIL | SF 29 1541 7