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 Chris Paul PHX | PG 37 2139 10
2 Andre Iguodala GSW | SF 39 603 9.7
3 Jordan McLaughlin MIN | PG 26 902 9.7
4 Draymond Green GSW | PF 32 1329 9.5
5 Tyrese Haliburton IND | SG 22 2695 9.4
6 Tyus Jones MEM | PG 26 1549 9.3
7 James Harden PHI | SG 33 2419 9.1
8 Tre Jones SAS | PG 23 1148 9.1
9 T.J. McConnell IND | PG 30 652 9
10 Dejounte Murray ATL | PG 26 2366 8.9
11 Kyle Lowry MIA | PG 36 2133 8.9
12 Markelle Fultz ORL | SG 24 360 8.9
13 Delon Wright WAS | PG 30 1452 8.6
14 Ish Smith DEN | PG 34 1126 8.6
15 Nikola Jokic DEN | C 27 2476 8.6
16 Trae Young ATL | PG 24 2652 8.6
17 Jose Alvarado NOP | PF 24 834 8.6
18 Patrick Beverley LAL | SG 34 1476 8.5
19 Joe Ingles MIL | SF 35 1122 8.4
20 Luka Doncic DAL | SF 23 2301 8.4
21 Ricky Rubio CLE | PG 32 970 8.4
22 Darius Garland CLE | PG 23 2430 8.3
23 Jrue Holiday MIL | SG 32 2207 8.2
24 Marcus Smart BOS | SG 28 2296 8.2
25 LaMelo Ball CHA | PG 21 2422 8.1
26 Cameron Payne PHX | PG 28 1278 8
27 Chris Chiozza GSW | PG 27 372 8
28 D'Angelo Russell MIN | PG 26 2077 8
29 Saben Lee DET | PG 23 604 8
30 Josh Giddey OKC | SF 20 1700 8
31 Alex Caruso CHI | PG 28 1147 7.9
32 Killian Hayes DET | PG 21 1647 7.9
33 Mike Conley UTA | PG 35 2058 7.8
34 Cory Joseph DET | PG 31 1600 7.7
35 Goran Dragic CHI | PG 36 498 7.7
36 Spencer Dinwiddie DAL | PG 29 1980 7.7
37 Mason Plumlee CHA | C 32 1793 7.6
38 Monte Morris WAS | PG 27 2239 7.6
39 Derrick White BOS | PG 28 2199 7.5
40 Kevin Porter Jr. HOU | SG 22 1907 7.5
41 Elfrid Payton PHX | PG 28 549 7.4
42 Steven Adams MEM | C 29 1999 7.4
43 Trent Forrest ATL | PG 24 765 7.4
44 Al Horford BOS | C 36 2005 7.3
45 Raul Neto CLE | PG 30 1372 7.3
46 Damian Lillard POR | PG 32 1056 7.2
47 Jimmy Butler MIA | SG 33 1931 7.2
48 Bradley Beal WAS | SG 29 1439 7.1
49 Malachi Flynn TOR | PG 24 537 7.1
50 Malcolm Brogdon BOS | PG 30 1206 7.1
51 Jared Butler UTA | SG 22 360 7.1
52 Fred VanVleet TOR | PG 28 2462 7
53 Giannis Antetokounmpo MIL | PF 28 2204 7
54 Kevin Durant BKN | SF 34 2047 7
55 Lonzo Ball CHI | PG 25 1212 7
56 Payton Pritchard BOS | PG 25 1001 7
57 Miles McBride NYK | PG 22 372 7

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