NHL Milestone Watch: Assists

900 Assists
Sidney Crosby 892 8 to milestone
600 Assists
Eric Staal 593 7 to milestone
Patrice Bergeron 582 18 to milestone
Jakub Voracek 578 22 to milestone
500 Assists
Jonathan Toews 495 5 to milestone
Steven Stamkos 491 9 to milestone
Justin Williams 477 23 to milestone
400 Assists
Johnny Gaudreau 399 1 to milestone
David Perron 396 4 to milestone
Matt Duchene 394 6 to milestone
Mark Giordano 393 7 to milestone
Jeff Carter 389 11 to milestone
Alex Pietrangelo 388 12 to milestone
Dustin Brown 387 13 to milestone
Artemi Panarin 382 18 to milestone
Tyler Seguin 381 19 to milestone
Josh Bailey 379 21 to milestone
Alex Steen 377 23 to milestone
Tomas Plekanec 375 25 to milestone
300 Assists
Mark Stone 297 3 to milestone
Andrew Ladd 294 6 to milestone
Nick Foligno 294 6 to milestone
Nazem Kadri 293 7 to milestone
Nick Leddy 292 8 to milestone
Tyler Bozak 291 9 to milestone
Mika Zibanejad 286 14 to milestone
Brandon Dubinsky 285 15 to milestone
J.T. Miller 285 15 to milestone
Cam Fowler 285 15 to milestone
Matt Niskanen 284 16 to milestone
Oliver Ekman-Larsson 284 16 to milestone
Ondrej Palat 280 20 to milestone
Sean Couturier 280 20 to milestone
Patric Hornqvist 277 23 to milestone
200 Assists
Michael Del Zotto 199 1 to milestone
Ryan Ellis 199 1 to milestone
Alexander Wennberg 199 1 to milestone
Auston Matthews 198 2 to milestone
Artem Anisimov 196 4 to milestone
Shayne Gostisbehere 196 4 to milestone
Bo Horvat 196 4 to milestone
Lars Eller 195 5 to milestone
Kevin Hayes 195 5 to milestone
Jacob Trouba 195 5 to milestone
Nikolaj Ehlers 194 6 to milestone
Aaron Ekblad 194 6 to milestone
Chris Kreider 194 6 to milestone
Rickard Rakell 194 6 to milestone
Blake Comeau 193 7 to milestone
Mattias Ekholm 193 7 to milestone
Kyle Palmieri 192 8 to milestone
Brendan Gallagher 187 13 to milestone
Nino Niederreiter 187 13 to milestone
Carl Soderberg 187 13 to milestone
Nick Bonino 186 14 to milestone
Carl Hagelin 186 14 to milestone
Braydon Coburn 185 15 to milestone
Brock Nelson 182 18 to milestone
Troy Brouwer 181 19 to milestone
Jake Guentzel 180 20 to milestone
Dmitry Orlov 180 20 to milestone
Damon Severson 179 21 to milestone
William Karlsson 178 22 to milestone
Jonathan Drouin 177 23 to milestone
Jakob Silfverberg 177 23 to milestone
Table
NHL Career Leaders for Assists
1 Wayne Gretzky* 1,963  
2 Ron Francis* 1,249  
3 Mark Messier* 1,193  
4 Ray Bourque* 1,169  
5 Jaromír Jágr 1,155  
6 Paul Coffey* 1,135  
7 Joe Thornton 1,109 (needs 27 to move into 6th place)
8 Adam Oates* 1,079  
9 Steve Yzerman* 1,063  
10 Gordie Howe* 1,049  
11 Marcel Dionne* 1,040  
12 Mario Lemieux* 1,033  
13 Joe Sakic* 1,016  
14 Doug Gilmour* 964  
15 Mark Recchi* 956  
16 Al MacInnis* 934  
17 Larry Murphy* 929  
18 Stan Mikita* 926  
19 Bryan Trottier* 901  
20 Phil Housley* 894  
21 Sidney Crosby 892 (needs 3 to move into 20th place)
22 Dale Hawerchuk* 891  
23 Nicklas Lidström* 878  
24 Phil Esposito* 873  
25 Denis Savard* 865